Bruce Wolfe

Professor

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1970 …2019
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2001
811 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic versus open gastric bypass: A randomized study of outcomes, quality of life, and costs

Nguyen, N. T., Goldman, C., Rosenquist, C. J., Arango, A., Cole, C. J., Lee, S. J. & Wolfe, B., 2001, In : Annals of Surgery. 234, 3, p. 279-291 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Quality of Life
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Costs and Cost Analysis
Length of Stay
78 Citations (Scopus)

Systemic coagulation and fibrinolysis after laparoscopic and open gastric bypass

Nguyen, N. T., Owings, J. T., Gosselin, R., Pevec, W. C., Lee, S. J., Goldman, C., Wolfe, B., McConnell, D., Latimer, R. G., Horn, J. K. & Owings, 2001, In : Archives of Surgery. 136, 8, p. 909-916 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Fibrinolysis
Plasminogen
Fibrinogen
Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Devices
2000
162 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison study of laparoscopic versus open gastric bypass for morbid obesity

Nguyen, N. T., Ho, H. S., Palmer, L. S., Wolfe, B. & Sugerman, H. J., 2000, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 191, 2, p. 149-157 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Morbid Obesity
Weight Loss
Body Mass Index
Length of Stay
34 Citations (Scopus)

Cancer of the colon and rectum in California: Trends in incidence by race/ethnicity, stage, and subsite

Cress, R. D., Morris, C. R. & Wolfe, B., 2000, In : Preventive Medicine. 31, 4, p. 447-453 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rectal Neoplasms
Colonic Neoplasms
Incidence
Neoplasms
Rectum
187 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of minimally invasive esophagectomy with transthoracic and transhiatal esophagectomy

Nguyen, N. T., Follette, D. M., Wolfe, B., Schneider, P. D., Roberts, P. & Goodnight J.E., J., 2000, In : Archives of Surgery. 135, 8, p. 920-925 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophagectomy
Operative Time
Anastomotic Leak
Critical Care
Hospital Mortality
160 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of intravascular volume expansion on renal function during prolonged CO2 pneumoperitoneum

London, E. T., Ho, H. S., Neuhaus, A. M. C., Wolfe, B., Rudich, S. M. & Perez, R. V., Feb 2000, In : Annals of Surgery. 231, 2, p. 195-201 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumoperitoneum
Kidney
Renal Circulation
Swine
Hemodynamics
45 Citations (Scopus)

Hypopharyngeal perforation during laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Nguyen, N. T. & Wolfe, B., 2000, In : Obesity Surgery. 10, 1, p. 64-67 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Stomach
Gastroenterostomy
Morbid Obesity
Wounds and Injuries
13 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic gastric bypass: Endostapler transoral or transabdominal anvil placement (multiple letter)

Wittgrove, A. C., Wesley Clark, G., Nguyen, N. T. & Wolfe, B., 2000, In : Obesity Surgery. 10, 4, p. 376-377 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Stapling
Surgical Staplers
Hypopharynx
Gastric Bypass
Laparoscopy
14 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic needle catheter jejunostomy

Nguyen, N. T., Schauer, P. R., Wolfe, B., Ho, H. S. & Luketich, J. D., 2000, In : British Journal of Surgery. 87, 4, p. 482-483 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jejunostomy
Suture Techniques
Enteral Nutrition
Laparoscopy
Needles
42 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic suturing evaluation among surgical residents

Nguyen, N. T., Mayer, K. L., Bold, R. J., Larson, M., Foster, S., Ho, H. S. & Wolfe, B., 2000, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 93, 1, p. 133-136 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sutures
Laparoscopy
12 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes assessment and minimally invasive surgery: Historical perspective and future directions

Archer, S. B., Sims, M. M., Giklich, R., Traverso, B., Laycock, B., Wolfe, B., Apfelgren, K. N., Fitzgibbons, R. J. & Hunter, J., 2000, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 14, 10, p. 883-890 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Controlled Environment
Direction compound
Controlled Clinical Trials
1999
10 Citations (Scopus)

Endoscopy during laparoscopy: Reduced postprocedural bowel distention with intraluminal CO2 insufflation

Silva, A., Ho, H. S., Mathiesen, K. A. & Wolfe, B., Jul 1999, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 13, 7, p. 662-667 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insufflation
Laparoscopy
Endoscopy
Pneumoperitoneum
Air
63 Citations (Scopus)

Equivalent renal allograft function with laparoscopic versus open live donor nephrectomies

London, E., Rudich, S., McVicar, J., Wolfe, B. & Perez, R., Feb 1999, In : Transplantation Proceedings. 31, 1-2, p. 258-260 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Living Donors
Nephrectomy
Kidney Transplantation
Laparoscopy
Allografts
43 Citations (Scopus)

Impairment of cardiac performance by laparoscopy in patients receiving positive end-expiratory pressure

Kraut, E. J., Anderson, J. T., Safwat, A., Barbosa, R. & Wolfe, B., Jan 1999, In : Archives of Surgery. 134, 1, p. 76-80 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Positive-Pressure Respiration
Laparoscopy
Pneumoperitoneum
Lung Compliance
Cardiac Output
10 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity.

Nguyen, N. T., Ho, H. S., Mayer, K. L., Palmer, L. & Wolfe, B., 1999, In : JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 3, 3, p. 193-196 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Morbid Obesity
Gastroplasty
Stomach
Therapeutics
19 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for super/super obesity

Nguyen, N. T., Ho, H. S., Palmer, L. S. & Wolfe, B., 1999, In : Obesity Surgery. 9, 4, p. 403-406 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Obesity
1998
15 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiopulmonary responses to experimental venous carbon dioxide embolism

Mayer, K. L., Ho, H. S., Mathiesen, K. A. & Wolfe, B., Aug 1998, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 12, 8, p. 1025-1030 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Embolism
Carbon Dioxide
Hypotension
Air Embolism
Insufflation
1997
26 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiopulmonary responses to intravenous infusion of soluble and relatively insoluble gases

Roberts, M. W., Mathiesen, K. A., Ho, H. S. & Wolfe, B., Apr 1997, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 11, 4, p. 341-346 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intravenous Infusions
Gases
Air Embolism
Pneumoperitoneum
Carbon Dioxide
21 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical practice guidelines in nutrition support: Can they be based on randomized clinical trials?

Wolfe, B. & Mathiesen, K. A., Jan 1997, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 21, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

randomized clinical trials
Practice Guidelines
Randomized Controlled Trials
nutrition
Guidelines
1996
16 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of laparoscopic cholecystectomy on the treatment of symptomatic cholelithiasis

Ho, H. S., Mathiesen, K. A. & Wolfe, B., Jul 1996, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 10, 7, p. 746-750 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholelithiasis
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Cholecystectomy
Gallstones
Therapeutics
1995
100 Citations (Scopus)

Effector of Hemodynamics during Laparoscopy: CO2 Absorption or Intra-Abdominal Pressure?

Ho, H. S., Saunders, C. J., Gunther, R. A. & Wolfe, B., Oct 1995, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 59, 4, p. 497-503 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumoperitoneum
Laparoscopy
Hemodynamics
Pressure
Gases
75 Citations (Scopus)

Is outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy wise?

Saunders, C. J., Leary, B. F. & Wolfe, B., Dec 1995, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 9, 12, p. 1263-1268 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Outpatients
Vital Capacity
Morphine
Analgesics
18 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective evaluation of the safety and efficacy of laparoscopic jejunostomy

Duh, Q. Y., Senokozlieff-Englehart, A. L., Siperstein, A. E., Pearl, J., Grant, J. P., Twomey, P. L., Gadacz, T. R., Prinz, R. A., Wolfe, B., Soper, N. J., Martindale, R., McCamish, M., Ross, J. R. & Way, L. W., 1995, In : Western Journal of Medicine. 162, 2, p. 117-122 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jejunostomy
Safety
Gastrostomy
Enteral Nutrition
Jejunum

Prospective randomized trials in clinical research.

Wolfe, B. & Mathieseu, K. A., Nov 1995, In : Surgical Endoscopy. 9, 11, p. 1214-1216 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Practice Guidelines
Research Design
Randomized Controlled Trials
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Prospective Studies
18 Citations (Scopus)

Spinal osteomyelitis after TPN catheter-induced septicemia

Corso, F. A., Wolfe, B. & Wolfe, B. M., 1995, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 19, 4, p. 291-295 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

osteomyelitis
septicemia
Osteomyelitis
catheters
Sepsis
1994
38 Citations (Scopus)

Hemodynamic effects of argon pneumoperitoneum

Eisenhauer, D. M., Saunders, C. J., Ho, H. S. & Wolfe, B., Apr 1994, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 8, 4, p. 315-321 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumoperitoneum
Argon
Insufflation
Gases
Hemodynamics
1993

Albumin administration during artificial nutrition

Wolfe, B., 1993, In : Rivista Italiana di Nutrizione Parenterale ed Enterale. 11, 1, p. 12-15 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

albumins
Albumins
nutrition
4 Citations (Scopus)
thrombophlebitis
Equipment Failure
Vascular Access Devices
Thrombophlebitis
Indwelling Catheters
167 Citations (Scopus)

Multicenter prospective evaluation of laparoscopic antireflux surgery - Preliminary report

Cuschieri, A., Hunter, J., Wolfe, B., Swanstrom, L. L. & Hutson, W., Nov 1993, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 7, 6, p. 505-510 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopy
Fundoplication
Gastroparesis
Esophageal Perforation
Patient Readmission
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preparation of the intensive care patient for major surgery

Wolfe, B. & Moore, P. G., Mar 1993, In : World Journal of Surgery. 17, 2, p. 184-191 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
Pneumothorax
Operating Rooms
Artificial Respiration
Critical Illness
121 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary function after laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Schauer, P. R., Luna, J., Ghiatas, A. A., Glen, M. E., Warren, J. M., Sirinek, K. R., Van de Water, J., Wolfe, B., Larson, G. M., Condon, R. E., Helton, W. S., Zucker, K. A. & Fabri, P. J., 1993, In : Surgery. 114, 2, p. 389-399 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Lung
Cholecystectomy
Narcotics
Oxygen
13 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical nutrition: A review

Saunders, C., Nishikawa, R. & Wolfe, B., 1993, In : Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. 38, 4, p. 195-204 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parenteral Nutrition
Operative Surgical Procedures
Enteral Nutrition
Critical Illness
Small Intestine
61 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of CO2 pneumoperitoneum on hemodynamics in hemorrhaged animals

Ho, H. S., Saunders, C. J., Corso, F. A., Wolfe, B., Van de Water, J., Buchman, T. G., Dries, D. J., Helton, W. S., Santora & Fabri, P. J., 1993, In : Surgery. 114, 2, p. 381-388 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumoperitoneum
Hemodynamics
Hemorrhage
Insufflation
Stroke Volume
65 Citations (Scopus)

Training for minimally invasive surgery - Need for surgical skills

Wolfe, B., Szabo, Z., Moran, M. E., Chan, P. & Hunter, J., Mar 1993, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 7, 2, p. 93-95 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Exercise
Premature Mortality
Dissection
Teaching
1992
157 Citations (Scopus)

Intraperitoneal Carbon Dioxide Insufflation and Cardiopulmonary Functions: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Pigs

Ho, H. S., Gunther, R. A. & Wolfe, B., 1992, In : Archives of Surgery. 127, 8, p. 928-933 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insufflation
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Carbon Dioxide
Pneumoperitoneum
Swine
22 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic management of the acute abdomen, appendix, and small and large bowel

MacFadyen, B. V., Wolfe, B. & McKernan, J. B., 1992, In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 72, 5, p. 1169-1183 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Abdomen
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Laparoscopy
Therapeutics
18 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic repair of duodenal ulcer and gastroesophageal reflux

McKernan, J. B., Wolfe, B. & MacFadyen, B. V., 1992, In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 72, 5, p. 1153-1167 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Duodenogastric Reflux
Duodenal Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Stomach
Duodenal Diseases
92 Citations (Scopus)

Retrospective and prospective multi-institutional laparoscopic cholecystectomy study organized by the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons

Airan, M., Appel, M., Berci, G., Coburg, A. J., Cohen, M., Cuschieri, A., Dent, T., Duppler, D., Easter, D., Greene, F., Halevey, A., Hammer, S., Hunter, J., Jenson, M., Ko, S. T., McFadyan, B., Perissat, J., Ponsky, J., Ravindranathan, P., Sackier, J. M. & 7 others, Soper, N., Van Stiegmann, G., Traverso, W., Udwadia, T., Unger, S., Wahlstrom, E. & Wolfe, B., Jul 1992, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 6, 4, p. 169-176 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Total exenteration, two or one ostomy

Trelford, J. D., Goodnight, J., Schneider, P., Wolfe, B. & Sauder, M. T., 1992, In : Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics. 175, 2, p. 126-128 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ostomy
Urinary Diversion
Abdominal Wall
Intestines
1991
14 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in cerebrospinal fluid and plasma amino acid concentrations with elevated dietary protein concentration in dogs with portacaval shunts

Schaeffer, M. C., Rogers, Q. R., Leung, P. M. B., Wolfe, B. & Strombeck, D. R., 1991, In : Life Sciences. 48, 23, p. 2215-2223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Portacaval Shunt
Cerebrospinal fluid
Dietary Proteins
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Dogs
6 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative effects of thermal and surgical trauma on rat muscle protein metabolism

Mermel, V. L., Wolfe, B., Hansen, R. J. & Clifford, A. J., 1991, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 15, 2, p. 128-136 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muscle Proteins
muscle protein
protein metabolism
Tyrosine
tyrosine
164 Citations (Scopus)

Endoscopic Cholecystectomy: An Analysis of Complications

Wolfe, B., Gardiner, B. N., Leary, B. F. & Frey, C. F., 1991, In : Archives of Surgery. 126, 10, p. 1192-1198 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholecystectomy
Common Bile Duct
Bile
Wounds and Injuries
Learning Curve

In Reply

Wolfe, B., Aug 14 1991, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 266, 6, p. 797-798 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Remarkable Development

Wolfe, B., Gardiner, B. & Frey, C. F., Mar 27 1991, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 265, 12, p. 1573-1574 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholelithiasis
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Cholecystectomy
Laparoscopy
1990

Intravenous lipid infusions. Present and future considerations

Wolfe, B., 1990, In : Rivista Italiana di Nutrizione Parenterale ed Enterale. 8, 3, p. 167-176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intravenous Infusions
Lipids
lipids
1989
62 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial contamination of continuous drip feedings

Freedland, C. P., Roller, R. D., Wolfe, B. & Flynn, N. M., 1989, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 13, 1, p. 18-22 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microbial contamination
Bacillus
enteral feeding
Enteral Nutrition
Powders
5 Citations (Scopus)

Subcutaneous emphysema as a complication of endoscopic sphincterotomy of the ampulla of Vater

Tam, F., Prindiville, T. & Wolfe, B., 1989, In : Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 35, 5, p. 447-449 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ampulla of Vater
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Endoscopic Sphincterotomy
1988
92 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of elevated free fatty acids on glucose oxidation in normal humans

Wolfe, B., Klein, S., Peters, E. J., Schmidt, B. F. & Wolfe, R. R., 1988, In : Metabolism. 37, 4, p. 323-329 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonesterified Fatty Acids
Glucose
Glycogen
Indirect Calorimetry
Fats
43 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Total Parenteral Nutrition on Hepatic Histology

Wolfe, B., Walker, B. K., Shaul, D. B., Wong, L. & Ruebner, B. H., 1988, In : Archives of Surgery. 123, 9, p. 1084-1090 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Total Parenteral Nutrition
Histology
Preexisting Condition Coverage
Liver Diseases
Liver
2 Citations (Scopus)
toxicity
metabolism
lipids
animals