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E. Christopher Ellison, M.D.


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Suite 600
700 Ackerman Road
Columbus, OH 43202

Phone: (614) 293-9722

Email: ellison.2@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Professor, General Surgery

Associate Dean, ADM-Medicine Administration

Vice Dean, ADM-Medicine Administration

Associate Vice President, Health Sciences Administration

Physician, FGP-Surgery

 

Books

Williams TE, Satiani B, Ellison EC. The coming shortage of surgeons: why they are disappearing and what that means for our health. Praeger/ABC-CLIO, xvii,194p: ill, map:25cm, January 2009.

Robert M. Zollinger and E Christopher Ellison. Zollinger's Atlas of Surgical Operations. New York, NY, US|USA: McGraw-Hill, October 2010.

 

Degrees

1972 B.S., University of Wisconsin

1976 M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin

 

Editorial Activities

1993 - 2006 Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
1993 - 2006 Archives of Surgery
1995 - 2006 American Journal of Surgery
1999 - 2006 Current Surgery
2009 - present Journal American College of Surgeons
 

Honors

1976 The Hoffmeister Award for Excellence. Obstetrics and Gynecology.
1976 Merck Award for Excellence. Internal Medicine.
1980 Resident’s Essay Contest - First Prize. American College of Surgeons.
1981 Resident’s Essay Contest - First Prize. American College of Surgeons.
1982 - 1983 Resident Housestaff Teaching Award. College of Medicine, Department of Surgery.
1983 Edwin H. Ellison Award. Department of Surgery.
1983 - 1986 Davis Scholarship. Department of Surgery.
1984 - 1986 Junior Faculty Clinical Fellowship. American Cancer Society Ohio Chapter.
1986 - 1987 Resident Housestaff Teaching Award. College of Medicine, Department of Surgery.
1987 - 1988 Resident Housestaff Teaching Award. College of Medicine, Department of Surgery.
1991 Who’s Who in Health and Medical Services.
1993 William Knerr Award for Excellence in Teaching.
1993 - 1994 Resident Housestaff Teaching Award. College of Medicine, Department of Surgery.
1994 Best Doctor’s in America Citation.
1994 - 1995 Best Clinical Surgical Presentation 1995OMEN/TV 1994-95 Series. OMEN/TV.
1995 - 1996 CME Faculty Award of Excellence.
1995 - 1996 Medical Student Housestaff Teaching Award. College of Medicine, Department of Surgery.
1997 Who’s Who in Health and Medical Services.
1998 Landacre Society Honorary Award. College of Medicine.
1998 - 1999 Medical Student Housestaff Teaching Award. College of Medicine, Department of Surgery.
1999 Professor of the Year. College of Medicine and Public Health.
2001 America's Top Doctors.
2005 America's Best Doctors.
2006 Champion of Family Medicine. Department of Family Medicine.
 

Journal Articles

Nishiyama, J; Ellison, E, C; Mizuno, G, R; Chipault, J R. "Micro-determinations of alpha-tocopherol in tissue lipids.." Journal of nutritional science and vitaminology. Vol. 21, no. 5. (January 1975.): 355-61.

Catalano PW, Martin, EW Jr, Ellison EC, Carey LC. "Reasonable surgical treatment for tumors of the liver associated with the use of oral contraceptives." Surg Gynecol Obstet. Vol. 148, (January 1979.): 759-763.

Ellison EC, Shafran I, Fromkes J, Thomas F, Carey LC. "Esophageal spasm with normally relaxing hypertensive lower esophageal sphincter." Current Surgery. Vol. 36, (January 1979.): 362-364.

Ferrara, J; Ellison, E, C; Martin, E W Jr; Cooperman, M. "Correction of hypersplenism following distal splenorenal shunt.." Surgery. Vol. 86, no. 4. (January 1979.): 570-3.

Ellison, E, C; Martin, E W Jr; Laschinger, J; Mojzisik, C; Hughes, K; Carey, L, C; Pace, W G. "Prevention of early failure of stapled gastric partitions in treatment of morbid obesity.." Archives of surgery. Vol. 115, no. 4. (January 1980.): 528-33.

Hill, S; Martin, E; Ellison, E, C; Hunt, W E. "Carcinoembryonic antigen in cerebrospinal fluid of adult brain-tumor patients.." Journal of neurosurgery. Vol. 53, no. 5. (January 1980.): 627-32.

Zollinger, R, M; Ellison, E, C; Fabri, P, J; Johnson, J; Sparks, J; Carey, L C. "Primary peptic ulcerations of the jejunum associated with islet cell tumors. Twenty-five-year appraisal.." Annals of surgery. Vol. 192, no. 3. (January 1980.): 422-30.

Pappas, T, N; Yovos, J, G; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Cataland, S; Pace, W, G; Carey, L C. "Pancreatic polypeptide in acute pancreatitis and small-bowel infarction in dogs.." Digestive diseases and sciences. Vol. 26, no. 11. (January 1981.): 1013-8.

Pappas, T, N; Gavino, V, C; Ellison, E, C; Cornwell, D, G; Pace, W, G; Carey, L C. "Concentration of free fatty acids in pancreatitis-associated ascitic fluid.." Clinical chemistry. Vol. 27, no. 2. (January 1981.): 358-.

Fabri, P, J; Johnson, J, A; Ellison, E C. "Prediction of progressive disease in Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome-comparison of available preoperative tests.." The Journal of surgical research. Vol. 31, no. 2. (January 1981.): 93-7.

Ellison, E, C; Pappas, T, N; Johnson, J, A; Fabri, P, J; Carey, L C. "Demonstration and characterization of the hemoconcentrating effect of ascitic fluid that accumulates during hemorrhagic pancreatitis.." The Journal of surgical research. Vol. 30, no. 3. (January 1981.): 241-8.

Denning, D, A; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L C. "Preoperative percutaneous transhepatic biliary decompression lowers operative morbidity in patients with obstructive jaundice.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 141, no. 1. (January 1981.): 61-5.

Fabri, P, J; Mirtallo, J, M; Ruberg, R, L; Kudsk, K, A; Denning, D, A; Ellison, E, C; Schaffer, P. "Incidence and prevention of thrombosis of the subclavian vein during total parenteral nutrition.." Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics. Vol. 155, no. 2. (January 1982.): 238-40.

Pappas, T, N; Lessler, M, A; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L C. "Pancreatitis-associated ascitic fluid: effect on the oxygen consumption of liver cells.." Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. Vol. 169, no. 4. (January 1982.): 438-44.

Fabri, P, J; Ellison, E, C; Anderson, E, D; Kudsk, K A. "High molecular weight dextran--effect on adhesion formation and peritonitis in rats.." Surgery. Vol. 94, no. 2. (January 1983.): 336-41.

Ellison, E, C; Fabri, P J. "Complications of splenectomy. Etiology, prevention, and management.." The Surgical clinics of North America. Vol. 63, no. 6. (January 1983.): 1313-30.

Ellison EC, Woltering EA, Hitchcock C, Nelson K, Howe B, Stephens R, Carey LC, O'Dorisio T. "Effect of calcium on vasoactive intestinal peptide release from an islet cell tumor associated with the Verner-Morrison Syndrome." Surg Forum. Vol. 34, (January 1983.): 227-229.

Coticchia, J, M; Lessler, M, A; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L C. "Mitochondrial dysfunction induced by pancreatitis-associated ascitic fluid.." Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. Vol. 172, no. 4. (January 1983.): 412-8.

Anderson, E, D; Mandelbaum, D, M; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L, C; Cooperman, M. "Open packing of the peritoneal cavity in generalized bacterial peritonitis.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 145, no. 1. (January 1983.): 131-5.

Zollinger, R, M; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Sparks, J. "Thirty years' experience with gastrinoma.." World journal of surgery. Vol. 8, no. 4. (January 1984.): 427-35.

Hodgman T, Dasta JF, Armstrong DK, Crist KD, Ellison EC. "Tobramycin disposition into ascitic fluic." Clin Pharm. Vol. 3, (January 1984.): 203-205.

Ellison, E, C; Van Aman, M, E; Carey, L C. "Preoperative transhepatic biliary decompression in pancreatic and periampullary cancer.." World journal of surgery. Vol. 8, no. 6. (January 1984.): 862-71.

Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, M, S; O'Dorisio, T; Sparks, J; Vasallo, L; Woltering, E A. "Failure of secretin to stimulate gastrin release and adenylate cyclase activity in gastrinoma in vitro.." Surgery. Vol. 96, no. 6. (January 1984.): 1019-26.

Woltering, E, A; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Hitchcock, C; Roberts, K; Stephens, R; Sparks, J; Carey, L C. "Gastrin release from dispersed gastrinoma cells: effects of calcium and calcium ionophore (A23187).." The Journal of surgical research. Vol. 39, no. 4. (January 1985.): 331-7.

Lott, J, A; Ellison, E C. "Amylase assay and diagnosis of pancreatic disease.." Clinical chemistry. Vol. 31, no. 8. (January 1985.): 1263-.

Woltering, E, A; O'Dorisio, T, M; Mekhjian, H, S; Ellison, E, C; Dyben, T; Howe, B, A; Tuttle, S, E; Minton, J P. "The response of a non-functional VIP- and somatostatin-containing tumour to tolbutamide in vitro.." Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology. Supplement. Vol. 119, (January 1986.): 129-35.

Woltering, E, A; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Sparks, J; Howe, B; Dyben, T. "Somatostatin-like peptides alter calcium but not secretin sensitivity of gastrinoma cells.." The Journal of surgical research. Vol. 40, no. 6. (January 1986.): 605-10.

Kudsk, K, A; Temizer, D; Ellison, E, C; Cloutier, C, T; Buckley, D, C; Carey, L C. "Post-traumatic pancreatic sequestrum: recognition and treatment.." The Journal of trauma. Vol. 26, no. 4. (January 1986.): 320-4.

Ellison, E, C; Pappas, T, T; Pace, W, G; O'Dorisio, T M. "Apparatus for long-term ventricular access in the awake canine.." Journal of applied physiology. Vol. 61, no. 1. (January 1986.): 368-72.

Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Sparks, J; Mekhjian, H, S; Fromkes, J, J; Woltering, E, A; Carey, L C. "Observations on the effect of a somatostatin analog in the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome: implications for the treatment of apudomas.." Surgery. Vol. 100, no. 2. (January 1986.): 437-44.

Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Benson, G D. "Modulation of functional gastrointestinal endocrine tumors by endogenous and exogenous somatostatin.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 151, no. 6. (January 1986.): 668-75.

Ellison, E, C; Gower, W, R; Elkhammas, E; Woltering, E, A; Sparks, J; O'Dorisio, T, M; Fabri, P J. "Characterization of the in vivo and in vitro inhibition of gastrin secretion from gastrinoma by a somatostatin analogue (SMS 201-995).." The American journal of medicine. Vol. 81, no. 6B. (January 1986.): 56-64.

Ellison EC, O'Dorisio TM, Woltering EA, Sparks J, Mekhjian HS, Fromkes JJ, Carey LC. "Suppression of gastrin and gastric acid secretion in the Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome by long-acting somatostatin (SMS 201-995)." Scand J Gastroenterol. Vol. 21, (January 1986.): 206-211.

Elkhammas, E, A; Gower, W R Jr; Woltering, E, A; O'Dorisio, T, M; Sparks, J; Fabri, P, J; Ellison, E C. "Effect of secretin on gastrin release from gastrinoma cells in vitro.." Surgery. Vol. 100, no. 6. (January 1986.): 948-53.

Benson GD, O'Dorisio TM, Ellison EC, Woltering EA, Morrison AB. "Control of watery diarrhea syndrome in a patient with a vasoactive intestinal peptide-secreting tumor, using SMS 201-995 and dexamethasone." Scand J Gastroenterol. Vol. 21, (January 1986.): 170-176.

O'Dorisio, T, M; Mekhjian, H, S; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, M, S; Gaginella, T, S; Woltering, E A. "Role of peptide radioimmunoassay in understanding peptide-peptide interactions and clinical expression of gastroenteropancreatic endocrine tumors.." The American journal of medicine. Vol. 82, no. 5B. (January 1987.): 60-7.

Campagnolo, D; Gower, W, R; Fabri, P, J; Sparks, J; Mekhjian, H, S; O'Dorisio, T, M; Ellison, E C. "Effect of somatostatin analogue (SMS 201-995) on molecular species of gastrin in gastrinoma.." Surgery. Vol. 102, no. 6. (January 1987.): 982-7.

Ellison, E, C; Carey, L, C; Sparks, J; O'Dorisio, T, M; Mekhjian, H, S; Fromkes, J, J; Caldwell, J, H; Thomas, F B. "Early surgical treatment of gastrinoma.." The American journal of medicine. Vol. 82, no. 5B. (January 1987.): 17-24.

Love, J, E; Shaffer, P; Fraser, I, A; Staubus, A, E; Lott, J, A; Hinkle, G; Carey, L, C; Ellison, E, C; Fabri, P J. "Pharmacokinetic studies of DISIDA disposition. II. Clinical studies.." European journal of nuclear medicine. Vol. 14, no. 9-10. (January 1988.): 436-40.

Gower, W R Jr; Buzogany, J A Jr; Ellison, E, C; Knierim, T, H; Fabri, P J. "Control of gastrin release in cultured gastrinoma-derived G cells.." Surgery. Vol. 104, no. 2. (January 1988.): 424-30.

Fraser, I, A; Shaffer, P; Love, J; Staubus, A, E; Hinkle, G; Olsen, J; Carey, L, C; Fabri, P, J; Ellison, E C. "Pharmacokinetic studies of DISIDA disposition. I. Animal studies.." European journal of nuclear medicine. Vol. 14, no. 9-10. (January 1988.): 431-5.

Kuwahara, A; Cooke, H, J; Carey, H, V; Mekhjian, H; Ellison, E, C; McGregor, B. "Effects of enteric neural stimulation on chloride transport in human left colon in vitro.." Digestive diseases and sciences. Vol. 34, no. 2. (January 1989.): 206-13.

Vevon, P, A; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L C. "Splenectomy for hematologic disease.." Advances in surgery. Vol. 22, (January 1989.): 105-39.

Lott, J, A; Ellison, E, C; Applegate, D. "The importance of objective data in the diagnosis of pancreatitis.." Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry. Vol. 183, no. 1. (January 1989.): 33-40.

Wise, S, R; Johnson, J; Sparks, J; Carey, L, C; Ellison, E C. "Gastrinoma: the predictive value of preoperative localization.." Surgery. Vol. 106, no. 6. (January 1989.): 1087-92; discussion 1092.

Fraser, I, A; Shaffer, P; Tuttle, S, V; Lessler, M, A; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L C. "Hepatic recovery after biliary decompression of experimental obstructive jaundice.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 158, no. 5. (January 1989.): 423-7.

Fraser, I, A; Shaffer, P; Staubus, A, E; Tuttle, S; Carey, L, C; Ellison, E C. "DISIDA kinetics measure liver function in dogs.." Nuclear medicine communications. Vol. 10, no. 6. (January 1989.): 435-47.

Fraser, I, A; Krakowka, S; Ringler, S; Carey, L, C; Ellison, E C. "Lymphocyte function in obstructive jaundice.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 157, no. 4. (January 1989.): 405-9; discussion 409.

Brem, H; Gibbons, G, D; Cobb, G; Edgin, R, A; Ellison, E, C; Carey, L C. "The use of endoscopy to treat bronchobiliary fistula caused by choledocholithiasis.." Gastroenterology. Vol. 98, no. 2. (January 1990.): 490-2.

Gower, W R Jr; Ellison, E, C; Knierim, T, H; Elkhammas, E, A; O'Dorisio, T, M; Fabri, P J. "Gastrinoma in vitro: morphological and physiological studies of primary cell cultures.." Gastroenterology. Vol. 98, no. 4. (January 1990.): 936-54.

Peters, J, H; Gibbons, G, D; Innes, J, T; Nichols, K, E; Front, M, E; Roby, S, R; Ellison, E C. "Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.." Surgery. Vol. 110, no. 4. (January 1991.): 769-77; discussion 777.

Peters, J, H; Ellison, E, C; Innes, J, T; Liss, J, L; Nichols, K, E; Lomano, J, M; Roby, S, R; Front, M, E; Carey, L C. "Safety and efficacy of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A prospective analysis of 100 initial patients.." Annals of surgery. Vol. 213, no. 1. (January 1991.): 3-12.

Peters, J, H; Ortega, A; Lehnerd, S, L; Campbell, A, J; Schwartz, D, C; Ellison, E, C; Innes, J T. "The physiology of laparoscopic surgery: pulmonary function after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.." Surgical laparoscopy & endoscopy. Vol. 3, no. 5. (January 1993.): 370-4.

Melvin, W, S; Johnson, J, A; Sparks, J; Innes, J, T; Ellison, E C. "Long-term prognosis of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome in multiple endocrine neoplasia.." Surgery. Vol. 114, no. 6. (January 1993.): 1183-8.

Peters, J, H; Ollila, D; Nichols, K, E; Gibbons, G, D; Davanzo, M, A; Miller, J; Front, M, E; Innes, J, T; Ellison, E C. "Diagnosis and management of bile leaks following laparoscopic cholecystectomy.." Surgical laparoscopy & endoscopy. Vol. 4, no. 3. (January 1994.): 163-70.

Schwartz, J, H; Ellison, E C. "Focal liver lesions. Evaluation of simple and complex cysts.." Postgraduate medicine. Vol. 95, no. 1. (January 1994.): 149-52.

Schwartz JH, Ellison EC. "Focal liver lesions. Evaluation of solid neoplasms." Postgrad Med. Vol. 95, (January 1994.): 157-160, 165.

Brusko, G; Melvin, W, S; Fromkes, J, J; Ellison, E C. "Pancreatic tuberculosis.." The American surgeon. Vol. 61, no. 6. (January 1995.): 513-5.

Schirmer, W, J; Melvin, W, S; Rush, R, M; O'Dorisio, T, M; Pozderac, R, V; Olsen, J, O; Ellison, E C. "Indium-111-pentetreotide scanning versus conventional imaging techniques for the localization of gastrinoma.." Surgery. Vol. 118, no. 6. (January 1995.): 1105-13; discussion 1113.

Olsen, J, O; Pozderac, R, V; Hinkle, G; Hill, T; O'Dorisio, T, M; Schirmer, W, J; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, M S. "Somatostatin receptor imaging of neuroendocrine tumors with indium-111 pentetreotide (Octreoscan).." Seminars in nuclear medicine. Vol. 25, no. 3. (January 1995.): 251-61.

Ellison, E C. "Forty-year appraisal of gastrinoma. Back to the future.." Annals of surgery. Vol. 222, no. 4. (January 1995.): 511-21; discussion 521.

Melvin, W, S; Johnson, J, A; Ellison, E C. "Laparoscopic skills enhancement.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 172, no. 4. (January 1996.): 377-9.

Behrman, S, W; Melvin, W, S; Babb, M, E; Johnson, J; Ellison, E C. "Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the geriatric population.." The American surgeon. Vol. 62, no. 5. (January 1996.): 386-90.

McCaughan, J S Jr; Ellison, E, C; Guy, J, T; Hicks, W, J; Jones, J, J; Laufman, L, R; May, E; Nims, T, A; Spiridonidis, C, H; Williams, T E. "Photodynamic therapy for esophageal malignancy: a prospective twelve-year study.." The Annals of thoracic surgery. Vol. 62, no. 4. (January 1996.): 1005-9; discussion 1009.

Behrman, S, W; Melvin, W, S; Ellison, E C. "Pancreatic pseudocysts following acute pancreatitis.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 172, no. 3. (January 1996.): 228-31.

Ellison EC, Schirmer WJ, Olsen JO, Pozderac RV, Hinkle G, Hill T, O'Dorisio TM, O'Dorisio MS. "Localization of neuroendocrine tumors using somatostatin receptor imaging with indium-111-pentetreotide (Octreoscan)." Cancer Control. Vol. 4, (January 1997.): 35-39.

Melvin, W, S; Boros, L, G; Muscarella, P; Brandes, J, L; Johnson, J, A; Fisher, W, E; Schirmer, W, J; Ellison, E C. "Dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate inhibits pancreatic carcinoma cell proliferation in vitro and in vivo.." Surgery. Vol. 121, no. 4. (January 1997.): 392-7.

Miller CA, Melvin WS, Schirmer WJ, Johnson JA, Sparks J, O'Dorisio T, Ellison EC. "Preoperative serum gastrin level: a prognostic indicator in metastatic gastrinoma." Current Surgery. Vol. 54, (January 1997.): 102-106.

Muscarella, P; Melvin, W, S; Fisher, W, E; Foor, J; Ellison, E, C; Herman, J, G; Schirmer, W, J; Hitchcock, C, L; DeYoung, B, R; Weghorst, C M. "Genetic alterations in gastrinomas and nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: an analysis of p16/MTS1 tumor suppressor gene inactivation.." Cancer research. Vol. 58, no. 2. (January 1998.): 237-40.

Boros, L, G; Lee, P, W; Brandes, J, L; Cascante, M; Muscarella, P; Schirmer, W, J; Melvin, W, S; Ellison, E C. "Nonoxidative pentose phosphate pathways and their direct role in ribose synthesis in tumors: is cancer a disease of cellular glucose metabolism?." Medical hypotheses. Vol. 50, no. 1. (January 1998.): 55-9.

Melvin, W, S; Buekers, K, S; Muscarella, P; Johnson, J, A; Schirmer, W, J; Ellison, E C. "Outcome analysis of long-term survivors following pancreaticoduodenectomy.." Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. Vol. 2, no. 1. (January 1998.): 72-8.

Ikramuddin, S; Lucus, J; Ellison, E, C; Schirmer, W, J; Melvin, W S. "Detection of aerosolized cells during carbon dioxide laparoscopy.." Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. Vol. 2, no. 6. (January 1998.): 580-3; discussion 584.

Miller, C, A; Ellison, E C. "Therapeutic alternatives in metastatic neuroendocrine tumors.." Surgical oncology clinics of North America. Vol. 7, no. 4. (January 1998.): 863-79.

Fisher, W, E; Doran, T, A; Muscarella, P 2nd; Boros, L, G; Ellison, E, C; Schirmer, W J. "Expression of somatostatin receptor subtype 1-5 genes in human pancreatic cancer.." Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Vol. 90, no. 4. (January 1998.): 322-4.

Mailman, M, D; Muscarella, P; Schirmer, W, J; Ellison, E, C; O'Dorisio, T, M; Prior, T W. "Identification of MEN1 mutations in sporadic enteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors by analysis of paraffin-embedded tissue.." Clinical chemistry. Vol. 45, no. 1. (January 1999.): 29-34.

Damore, L J 2nd; Johnson, J, A; Dixon, R, S; Iverson, M, A; Ellison, E, C; Melvin, W S. "Transmission of live laparoscopic surgery over the Internet2.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 178, no. 5. (January 1999.): 415-7.

Proca, D, M; Ellison, E, C; Hibbert, D; Frankel, W L. "Major pancreatic resections for chronic pancreatitis.." Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine. Vol. 125, no. 8. (January 2001.): 1051-4.

Melvin, W, S; Needleman, B, J; Krause, K, R; Wolf, R, K; Michler, R, E; Ellison, E C. "Computer-assisted robotic heller myotomy: initial case report.." Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A. Vol. 11, no. 4. (January 2001.): 251-3.

Damore, L J 2nd; Cook, C, H; Fernandez, K, L; Cunningham, J; Ellison, E, C; Melvin, W S. "Ultrasonography incorrectly diagnoses gallbladder polyps.." Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques. Vol. 11, no. 2. (January 2001.): 88-91.

Cioc, Adina, M; Ellison, E Christopher; Proca, Daniela, M; Lucas, Joel, G; Frankel, Wendy L. "Frozen section diagnosis of pancreatic lesions.." Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine. Vol. 126, no. 10. (January 2002.): 1169-73.

Melvin, W, S; Needleman, B, J; Krause, K, R; Schneider, C; Wolf, R, K; Michler, R, E; Ellison, E C. "Computer-enhanced robotic telesurgery. Initial experience in foregut surgery.." Surgical endoscopy. Vol. 16, no. 12. (January 2002.): 1790-2.

Melvin, W Scott; Needleman, Bradley, J; Krause, Kevin, R; Schneider, Carol; Ellison, E Christopher. "Computer-enhanced vs. standard laparoscopic antireflux surgery.." Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. Vol. 6, no. 1. (January 2002.): 11-5; discussion 15.

Sen, Chandan, K; Khanna, Savita; Venojarvi, Mika; Trikha, Prashant; Ellison, E Christopher; Hunt, Thomas, K; Roy, Sashwati. "Copper-induced vascular endothelial growth factor expression and wound healing.." American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology. Vol. 282, no. 5. (January 2002.): H1821-7.

Sen, Chandan, K; Khanna, Savita; Babior, Bernard, M; Hunt, Thomas, K; Ellison, E Christopher; Roy, Sashwati. "Oxidant-induced vascular endothelial growth factor expression in human keratinocytes and cutaneous wound healing.." The Journal of biological chemistry. Vol. 277, no. 36. (January 2002.): 33284-90.

Gould, Jon, C; Needleman, Bradley, J; Ellison, E Christopher; Muscarella, Peter; Schneider, Carol; Melvin, W Scott. "Evolution of minimally invasive bariatric surgery.." Surgery. Vol. 132, no. 4. (January 2002.): 565-71; discussion 571.

Melvin, W, S; Needleman, B, J; Krause, K, R; Ellison, E C. "Robotic resection of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor.." Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A. Vol. 13, no. 1. (January 2003.): 33-6.

Fiely, Dennis; Ellison, E Christopher. "The wit and wisdom of master surgeon Robert Zollinger. 1985.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 186, no. 3. (January 2003.): 242-4.

Carey, Larry, C; Elliott, Dan, W; Ellison, E Christopher; Fabian, Timothy, C; Roberts, Letitia. "Recollections of Robert M. Zollinger, M.D.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 186, no. 3. (January 2003.): 226-33.

Zollinger, Robert M Sr; Ellison, E Christopher. "A history of the Ohio State University Department of Surgery.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 186, no. 3. (January 2003.): 208-10.

McGarey, Mary; Ellison, E Christopher. "He holds the triple crown of surgery. 1965.." American journal of surgery. Vol. 186, no. 3. (January 2003.): 238-41.

Gould, Jon, C; Ellison, E Christopher. "Laparoscopic parastomal hernia repair.." Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques. Vol. 13, no. 1. (January 2003.): 51-4.

Ellison, E Christopher; Sparks, Joann. "Zollinger-Ellison syndrome in the era of effective acid suppression: are we unknowingly growing tumors?." American journal of surgery. Vol. 186, no. 3. (January 2003.): 245-8.

Muscarella, Peter; Cowgill, Sarah; Derenne, Lawrence, A; Ellison, E Christopher. "Retroperitoneal benign cystic peritoneal mesothelioma.." Surgery. Vol. 135, no. 2. (January 2004.): 228-31.

Roy, Sashwati; Clark, Clancy, J; Mohebali, Khashayar; Bhatt, Udayan; Wallace, William, A; Nahman, N Stanley; Ellison, E Christopher; Melvin, W Scott; Sen, Chandan K. "Reactive oxygen species and EGR-1 gene expression in surgical postoperative peritoneal adhesions.." World journal of surgery. Vol. 28, no. 3. (January 2004.): 316-20.

Skarupa, David, J; Ellison, E Christopher; Vitellas, Kenneth, M; Frankel, Wendy L. "Hepatocellular adenomatosis is a rare entity that may mimic other hepatocellular lesions.." Annals of diagnostic pathology. Vol. 8, no. 1. (January 2004.): 43-9.

Hunt, Thomas, K; Ellison, E Christopher; Sen, Chandan K. "Oxygen: at the foundation of wound healing--introduction.." World journal of surgery. Vol. 28, no. 3. (January 2004.): 291-3.

Tan, Guangming; Cioc, Adina, M; Perez-Montiel, Delia; Ellison, E Christopher; Frankel, Wendy L. "Microvascular density does not correlate with histopathology and outcome in neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas.." Applied immunohistochemistry & molecular morphology : AIMM / official publication of the Society for Applied Immunohistochemistry. Vol. 12, no. 1. (January 2004.): 31-5.

Ellison, E Christopher; Brown, Lloyd. "Current treatment of common bile duct stones: an individualized approach.." Current surgery. Vol. 61, no. 6. (January 2004.): 516-24.

Ellison, E Christopher. "What's new in general surgery: gastrointestinal conditions.." Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Vol. 199, no. 5. (January 2004.): 748-56.

Ellison, E Christopher; Sparks, Joann; Verducci, Joseph, S; Johnson, Jerome, A; Muscarella, Peter; Bloomston, Mark; Melvin, W Scott. "50-year appraisal of gastrinoma: recommendations for staging and treatment.." Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Vol. 202, no. 6. (January 2006.): 897-905.

Zervos EE, Tanner SM, Osborne DA, Bloomston M, Rosemurgy AS, Ellison EC, Melvin WS, de la Chappelle A. "Differential gene expression in patients genetically predisposed to pancreatic cancer." J Surg Res. Vol. 135, (January 2006.): 317-322.

Bloomston, Mark; Chanona-Vilchis, Jose; Ellison, E Christopher; Ramirez, Nilsa, C; Frankel, Wendy L. "Carcinosarcoma of the pancreas arising in a mucinous cystic neoplasm.." The American surgeon. Vol. 72, no. 4. (January 2006.): 351-5.

Bloomston, Mark; Bekaii-Saab, Tanios, S; Kosuri, Kavitha; Cowgill, Sarah, M; Melvin, W Scott; Ellison, E Christopher; Muscarella, Peter 2nd. "Preoperative carbohydrate antigen 19-9 is most predictive of malignancy in older jaundiced patients undergoing pancreatic resection.." Pancreas. Vol. 33, no. 3. (January 2006.): 246-9.

McGuire L, Heffner K, Glaser R, Needleman, B, Malarkey W, Dickinson S, Lemeshow S, Cook C, Muscarella P, Melvin WS, Ellison EC. "Pain and wound healing in surgical patients." Ann Behav med. Vol. 31, (January 2006.): 165-172.

Bloomston M, Muscarella P, Shah MH, Frankel WL, Al-Saif O, Martin EW, Ellison EC. "Cytoreduction results in high perioperative mortality and decreased survival in patients undergoing pancreatectomy for neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas." J Gastrointest Surg. Vol. 10, no. 10. (January 2006.): 1361-1370.

Bloomston M, Bhardwaj A, Ellison EC, Frankel WL. "Epidermal growth factor receptor expression in pancreatic carcinoma using tissue array technique." Dig Surg. Vol. 23, (January 2006.): 74-79.

Bloomston M, Ellison EC, Muscarella P, Al-Saif O, Martin EW, Melvin WS, Frankel WL. "Stromal osteonectin overexpression is associated with poor outcome in patients with ampullary cancer." Ann Surg Oncol. Vol. 14, no. 1. (January 2007.): 211-217.

Tozbikian G, Bloomston M, Stevens R, Ellison EC, Frankel WL. "Accessory spleen presenting as a mass in the tail of the pancreas." Ann Diagn Pathol. Vol. 11, no. 4. (January 2007.): 277-281.

Varker KA, Muscarella P, Wall K, Ellison C, Bloomston M. "Pancreatectomy for non-pancreatic malignancies results in improved survival after R0 resection." World J Surg Oncol. Vol. 5, (January 2007.): 145-.

Stern JR, Frankel WL, Ellison EC, Bloomston M. "Solid serous microcystic adenoma of the pancreas." World J Surg Oncol. Vol. 5, no. 5. (January 2007.): 26-.

Bloomston M, Al-Saif O, Klemanski D, Pinzone JJ, Martin EW, Palmer B, Guy G, Khabiri H, Ellison EC. "Hepatic artery chemoembolization in 122 patients with carcinoid tumor: lessons learned." J Gastrointest Surg. Vol. 11, (January 2007.): 264-271.

Narula VK, Hazey JW, Renton DB, Reavis KM, Paul CM, Hinshaw KE, Needleman BJ, Mikami DJ, Ellison EC, Melvin WS. "Transgastric instrumentation and bacterial contamination of the peritoneal cavity." Surg Endosc. Vol. 22, no. 3. (January 2008.): 605-611.

Muscarella P, Bloomston M, Brewer AR, Mahajan A, Frankel WL, Ellison EC, Farrar WB, Weghorst CM, Li J. "Expression of the p16INK4A/Cdkn2a gene is prevalently downregulated in human pheochromocytoma tumor specimens." Gen Expr. Vol. 14, no. 4. (January 2008.): 207-216.

Ellison EC, Carey LC. "Lessons learned from the evolution of the laparoscopic revolution." Surg Clin North Am. Vol. 88, no. 5. (January 2008.): 927-941.

Ellison EC. "Assessing the vital signs of regional surgical societies: what is the prognosis?." Surgery. Vol. 144, no. 4. (January 2008.): 483-491.

Williams TE Jr, Ellison EC. "Population analysis predicts a future critical shortage of general surgeons." Surgery. Vol. 144, no. 4. (January 2008.): 548-554.

Steinberg SM, Popa MR, Michalek JA, Bethel MJ, Ellison EC. "Comparison of risk adjustment methodologies in surgical quality improvement." Surg. Vol. 144, no. 4. (January 2008.): 662-667.

Johnston J, Wheatley GH 3rd, El Sayed HF, Marsh WB, Ellison EC, Bloomston M. "Gastric duplication cysts expressing carcinoembryonic antigen mimicking cystic pancreatic neoplasms in two adults." Am Surg. Vol. 74, no. 1. (January 2008.): 91-94.

Hazey JW, Narula VK, Renton DB, Reavis KM, Paul CM, Hinshaw KE, Muscarella P, Ellison EC, Melvin WS. "Natural-orifice transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy in humans: initial clinical trial." Surg Endosc. Vol. 22, no. 1. (January 2008.): 16-20.

Dillhoff M, Yates R, Wall K, Muscarella P, Melvin WS, Ellison EC, Bloomston M. "Intraoperative assessment of pancreatic neck margin at the time of pancreaticoduodenectomy increases likelihood of margin-negative resection in patients with pancreatic cancer." J Gastrointest Surg. Vol. 13, no. 5. (January 2009.): 825-830.

Williams TE Jr, Satiani B, Thomas A, Ellison EC. "The impending shortage and the estimated cost of training the future surgical workforce." Ann Surg. no. Epub ahead of print. (January 2009.): -.

Bloomston M, Kneile J, Butterfield M, Dillhoff M, Muscarella P, Ellison EC, Melvin WS, Croce CM, Pichiorri F, Huebner K, Frankel WL. "Coordinate loss of fragile gene expression in pancreatobiliary cancers: correlations among markers and clinical features." Ann Surg Oncol. Vol. 8, no. 16. (January 2009.): 2331-2338.

Nau P, Melvin WS, Narula VK, Bloomston PM, Ellison EC, Muscarella P. "Laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy with splenic conservation: an operation without increased morbidity." Gastroenterol Res Pract. (January 2009.): (Epub) 846340-.

Narula VK, Hazey JW, Renton DB, Reavis KM, Paul CM, Hinshaw KE, Needleman BJ, Mikami DJ, Ellison EC, Melvin WS. "Transgastric instrumentation and bacterial contamination of the peritoneal cavity." Surg Endosc. Vol. 23, no. 6. (January 2009.): 1331-1336.

Ellison EC, Johnson JA. "The Zollinger-Ellison syndrome: a comprehensive review of historical, scientific and clinical considerations." Curr Probl Surg. Vol. 46, no. 1. (January 2009.): 13-106.

Nau P, Anderson J, Happel L, Yuh B, Narula VK, Needleman B, Ellison EC, Melvin WS, Hazey JW. "Safe alternative transgastric peritoneal access in humans: NOTES." Surgery. (January 2010.): (Epub ahead of print)-.

Nau P, Clark CJ, Fisher M, Walker G, Needleman BJ, Ellison EC, Muscarella P. "Modified rives-stoppa repair for abdominal incisional hernias." Health. Vol. 2, no. 2. (January 2010.): 158-165.

Nau P, Anderson J, Needleman B, Ellison EC, Melvin WS, Hazey JW. "Endoscopic peritoneal access and insufflation: natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery." Gastrointest Endosc. Vol. 3, no. 71. (January 2010.): 485-489.

Hatzaras I, George N, Muscarella P, Melvin WS, Ellison EC, Bloomston M. "Predictors of survival in periampullary cancers following pancreaticoduodenectomy." Ann Surg Oncol. (January 2010.): (Epub ahead of print)-.

Polk HC, Bland KI, Ellison EC, Grosfeld J, Trunkey DD, Stain SC, Townsend CM. "A proposal for enhancing the general surgical workforce and access to surgical care.." Ann Surg.. Vol. 255, no. 4. (April 2012.): 611-617.