Sam Al-Saadi, MD

    • 433 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    20062010
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    Research Output 2006 2010

    • 433 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    • 21 Article
    2010
    34 Citations (Scopus)

    Surgical shunting versus transjugular intrahepatic portasystemic shunting for bleeding varices resulting from portal hypertension and cirrhosis: A meta-analysis

    Clark, W., Hernandez, J., McKeon, B., Villadolid, D., Al-Saadi, S., Mullinax, J., Ross, S. B. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Aug 1 2010, In : American Surgeon. 76, 8, p. 857-864 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Varicose Veins
    Portal Hypertension
    Meta-Analysis
    Fibrosis
    Hemorrhage
    31 Citations (Scopus)

    The natural history of resected pancreatic cancer without adjuvant chemotherapy

    Hernandez, J. M., Morton, C. A., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D., Cooper, J., Bowers, C. & Rosemurgy, A. S., May 1 2010, In : American Surgeon. 76, 5, p. 480-485 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Adjuvant Chemotherapy
    Natural History
    Pancreatic Neoplasms
    Survival
    Neoplasms
    2009
    36 Citations (Scopus)

    CA 19-9 velocity predicts disease-free survival and overall survival after pancreatectomy of curative intent

    Hernandez, J. M., Cowgill, S. M., Al-Saadi, S., Collins, A., Ross, S. B., Cooper, J., Villadolid, D., Zervos, E. & Rosemurgy, A., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 13, 2, p. 349-353 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Pancreatectomy
    Disease-Free Survival
    Survival
    Disease Progression
    Adenocarcinoma
    32 Citations (Scopus)

    Laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia: Results after 10 years

    Cowgill, S. M., Villadolid, D., Boyle, R., Al-Saadi, S., Ross, S. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Dec 2009, In : Surgical endoscopy. 23, 12, p. 2644-2649 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Esophageal Achalasia
    Heartburn
    Airway Obstruction
    Deglutition Disorders
    Chest Pain
    15 Citations (Scopus)

    Surgeons Can Favorably Influence Career Choices and Goals for Students Interested in Careers in Medicine

    Hernandez, J., Al-Saadi, S., Boyle, R., Villadolid, D., Ross, S., Murr, M. & Rosemurgy, A., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 209, 1, p. 62-67 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Career Choice
    Medicine
    Students
    Mentors
    Research
    2008
    9 Citations (Scopus)

    32P as an adjunct to standard therapy for locally advanced unresectable pancreatic cancer: A randomized trial

    Rosemurgy, A., Luzardo, G., Cooper, J., Bowers, C., Zervos, E., Bloomston, M., Al-Saadi, S., Carroll, R., Chheda, H., Carey, L., Goldin, S., Grundy, S., Kudryk, B., Zwiebel, B., Black, T., Briggs, J. & Chervenick, P., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12, 4, p. 682-688 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Pancreatic Neoplasms
    Therapeutics
    Neoplasms
    gemcitabine
    Survival
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    After laparoscopic heller myotomy, do emergency department visits or readmissions predict poor long-term outcomes?

    Ross, S., Villadolid, D., Al-Saadi, S., Boyle, R., Cowgill, S. M. & Rosemurgy, A., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12, 12, p. 2125-2132 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Hospital Emergency Service
    Esophageal Achalasia
    Deglutition Disorders
    Chest Pain
    Vomiting
    33 Citations (Scopus)

    An aggressive approach to extrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas is warranted: Margin status does not impact survival after resection

    Hernandez, J., Cowgill, S. M., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D., Ross, S., Kraemer, E., Shapiro, M., Mullinax, J., Cooper, J., Goldin, S., Zervos, E. & Rosemurgy, A., Mar 1 2008, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 15, 3, p. 807-814 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cholangiocarcinoma
    Survival
    Neoplasms
    Hepatectomy
    Regression Analysis
    40 Citations (Scopus)

    Frequency with which surgeons undertake pancreaticoduodenectomy continues to determine length of stay, hospital charges, and in-hospital mortality

    Rosemurgy, A., Cowgill, S., Coe, B., Thomas, A., Al-Saadi, S., Goldin, S. & Zervos, E., Mar 1 2008, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12, 3, p. 442-449 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Hospital Charges
    Pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Hospital Mortality
    Length of Stay
    Mortality
    38 Citations (Scopus)

    Ictal EEG remains the prominent predictor of seizure-free outcome after temporal lobectomy in epileptic patients with normal brain MRI

    Tatum IV, W. O., Benbadis, S. R., Hussain, A., Al-Saadi, S., Kaminski, B., Heriaud, L. S. & Vale, F. L., Jan 1 2008, In : Seizure. 17, 7, p. 631-636 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Electroencephalography
    Anterior Temporal Lobectomy
    Seizures
    Stroke
    Brain
    12 Citations (Scopus)

    Laparoscopic nissen fundoplication ameliorates symptoms of reflux, especially for patients with very abnormal DeMeester scores

    Ross, S. B., Villadolid, D., Paul, H., Al-Saadi, S., Gonzalez, J., Cowgill, S. M. & Rosemurgy, A., Jul 1 2008, In : American Surgeon. 74, 7, p. 635-642 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Acids
    Gastroesophageal Reflux
    Regression Analysis
    11 Citations (Scopus)

    Outpatient case management in low-income epilepsy patients

    Tatum IV, W. O., Al-Saadi, S. & Orth, T. L., Dec 1 2008, In : Epilepsy Research. 82, 2-3, p. 156-161 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Case Management
    Epilepsy
    Outpatients
    Hospital Emergency Service
    Seizures
    2007
    21 Citations (Scopus)

    Difficult myotomy is not determined by preoperative therapy and does not impact outcome.

    Cowgill, S. M., Villadolid, D. V., Al-Saadi, S. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Jul 1 2007, In : JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 11, 3, p. 336-343 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Deglutition Disorders
    Therapeutics
    Dilatation
    Regression Analysis
    16 Citations (Scopus)

    Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy with Anterior Fundoplication Ameliorates Symptoms of Achalasia in Pediatric Patients

    Paidas, C., Cowgill, S. M., Boyle, R., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D. & Rosemurgy, A. S., May 1 2007, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 204, 5, p. 977-983 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Esophageal Achalasia
    Pediatrics
    Chest Pain
    Heartburn
    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Normal lower esophageal sphincter pressure and length does not impact outcome after laparoscopic nissen fundoplication

    Cowgill, S. M., Bloomston, M., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Jun 1 2007, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 11, 6, p. 701-707 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Lower Esophageal Sphincter
    Pressure
    Gastroesophageal Reflux
    Deglutition Disorders
    8 Citations (Scopus)

    Postmyotomy recollection of premyotomy symptoms of achalasia is very accurate, supporting longitudinal studies of symptom improvement

    Cowgill, S. M., Villalodid, D., Al-Saadi, S., Hedgecock, J. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Dec 1 2007, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 21, 12, p. 2183-2186 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Esophageal Achalasia
    Longitudinal Studies
    Heartburn
    Airway Obstruction
    Deglutition Disorders
    48 Citations (Scopus)

    Ten-year follow up after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease

    Cowgill, S. M., Gillman, R., Kraemer, E., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D. & Rosemurgy, A., Aug 1 2007, In : American Surgeon. 73, 8, p. 748-752 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Gastroesophageal Reflux
    Heartburn
    Empyema
    Urinary Retention
    8 Citations (Scopus)

    Upright, supine, or bipositional reflux: Patterns of reflux do not affect outcome after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication

    Cowgill, S. M., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D., Arnaoutakis, D., Molloy, D. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Dec 1 2007, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 21, 12, p. 2193-2198 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Gastroesophageal Reflux
    Supine Position
    Heartburn
    Airway Obstruction
    2006
    13 Citations (Scopus)

    Does Barrett's esophagus impact outcome after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication?

    Cowgill, S. M., Al-Saadi, S., Villadolid, D., Zervos, E. E. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Jan 1 2006, In : American Journal of Surgery. 192, 5 SPEC. ISS., p. 622-626 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Barrett Esophagus
    Gastroesophageal Reflux
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Preshunt liver function remains the prominent determinant of survival after portasystemic shunting

    Cowgill, S. M., Carey, E., Villadolid, D., Al-Saadi, S., Zervos, E. E. & Rosemurgy, A. S., Jan 1 2006, In : American Journal of Surgery. 192, 5 SPEC. ISS., p. 617-621 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    End Stage Liver Disease
    Survival
    Liver
    Survivors
    Transplants
    13 Citations (Scopus)

    Results after laparoscopic fundoplication: Does age matter?

    Cowgill, S. M., Arnaoutakis, D., Villadolid, D., Al-Saadi, S., Arnaoutakis, D., Molloy, D. L., Thomas, A., Rakita, S. & Rosemurgy, A., Dec 1 2006, In : American Surgeon. 72, 9, p. 778-783 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundoplication
    Deglutition Disorders
    Gastroesophageal Reflux