Kenneth Azarow

Professor

  • 1707 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
1989 …2017
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Research Output 1989 2017

  • 1707 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
  • 76 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2017

Abdominal Trauma Evaluation for the Pediatric Surgeon

Drexel, S., Azarow, K. & Jafri, M. A. Feb 1 2017 In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 97, 1, p. 59-74 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pediatrics
Abdominal Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Ionizing Radiation
Physical Examination

A definition of gentle ventilation in congenital diaphragmatic hernia: A survey of neonatologists and pediatric surgeons

Farkouh-Karoleski, C., Najaf, T., Wynn, J., Aspelund, G., Chung, W. K., Stolar, C. J., Mychaliska, G. B., Warner, B. W., Wagner, A. J., Cusick, R. A., Lim, F. Y., Schindel, D. T., Potoka, D., Azarow, K., Cotten, C. M., Hesketh, A., Soffer, S., Crombleholme, T. & Needelman, H. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of Perinatal Medicine. 45, 9, p. 1031-1038 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ventilation
Pediatrics
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Hypercapnia
Neonatologists

Minimizing variance in Care of Pediatric Blunt Solid Organ Injury through Utilization of a hemodynamic-driven protocol: A multi-institution study

Cunningham, A. J., Lofberg, K. M., Krishnaswami, S., Butler, M. W., Azarow, K. S., Hamilton, N. A., Fialkowski, E. A., Bilyeu, P., Ohm, E., Burns, E. C., Hendrickson, M., Krishnan, P., Gingalewski, C. & Jafri, M. A. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phlebotomy
Length of Stay
Hospital Costs
Hemodynamics
Pediatrics
2016
1 Citations

Mutations in BMPR2 are not present in patients with pulmonary hypertension associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Chiu, J. S., Ma, L., Wynn, J., Krishnan, U., Rosenzweig, E. B., Aspelund, G., Arkovitz, M., Warner, B. W., Lim, F. Y., Mychaliska, G. B., Azarow, K., Cusick, R. A., Chung, D. H. & Chung, W. K. Nov 4 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Hypertension
Mutation
Caveolin 1
Type II Bone Morphogenetic Protein Receptors
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias
3 Citations

Performance improvement and patient safety program (PIPS) guided quality improvement initiatives can significantly reduce CT imaging in pediatric trauma patients

Connelly, C. R., Yonge, J. D., Eastes, L. E., Bilyeu, P. E., Kemp Bohan, P. M., Schreiber, M. A., Azarow, K. S., Watters, J. M. & Jafri, M. A. Mar 30 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Safety
Quality Improvement
Tomography
Pediatrics
Wounds and Injuries
9 Citations

Understanding the operative experience of the practicing pediatric surgeon implications for training and maintaining competency

Abdullah, F., Salazar, J. H., Gause, C. D., Gadepalli, S., Biester, T. W., Azarow, K. S., Brandt, M. L., Chung, D. H., Lund, D. P., Rescorla, F. J., Waldhausen, J. H. T., Tracy, T. F., Fallat, M. E., Klein, M. D., Lewis, F. R. & Hirschl, R. B. Aug 1 2016 In : JAMA Surgery. 151, 8, p. 735-741 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Appendectomy
Rare Diseases
Surgeons
Orchiopexy
2015
4 Citations

Identifying strategies to decrease infectious complications of gastroschisis repair

Schlueter, R. K., Azarow, K. S., Hines, A. G., Varman, M., Abdessalam, S. F., Raynor, S. C. & Cusick, R. A. 2015 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50, 1, p. 98-101 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastroschisis
Infection
Intestinal Atresia
Low Birth Weight Infant
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
9 Citations

Increased burden of de novo predicted deleterious variants in complex congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Yu, L., Sawle, A. D., Wynn, J., Aspelund, G., Stolar, C. J., Arkovitz, M. S., Potoka, D., Azarow, K. S., Mychaliska, G. B., Shen, Y. & Chung, W. K. Apr 28 2015 In : Human Molecular Genetics. 24, 16, p. 4764-4773 10 p., ddv196

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genes
Genetic Fitness
Exome
Diaphragm
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias
3 Citations
Gastrostomy
Hospital Costs
Length of Stay
Pediatrics
Guideline Adherence
5 Citations

Prehospital interventions in severely injured pediatric patients: Rethinking the ABCs

Sokol, K. K., Black, G. E., Azarow, K. S., Long, W., Martin, M. J. & Eckert, M. J. Dec 1 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 6, p. 983-989 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Tourniquets
Hemostatics
Bandages
Mortality
1 Citations

The association between congenital diaphragmatic hernia and undescended testes

Azarow, K. S., Cusick, R., Wynn, J., Chung, W., Mychaliska, G. B., Crombleholme, T. M., Chung, D. H., Lim, F. Y., Potoka, D., Warner, B. W., Aspelund, G. & Arkovitz, M. S. May 1 2015 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50, 5, p. 744-745 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptorchidism
Mutation
Diaphragmatic Hernia
Incidence
Health
1 Citations

The effort and outcomes of the Pediatric Surgery match process: Are we interviewing too many?

Gadepalli, S. K., Downard, C. D., Thatch, K. A., Islam, S., Azarow, K. S., Chen, M. K., Lillehei, C. W., Puligandla, P. S., Reynolds, M., Waldhausen, J. H., Oldham, K. T., Langham, M. R., Tracy, T. F. & Hirschl, R. B. Nov 1 2015 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50, 11, p. 1954-1957 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interviews
Pediatrics
Internship and Residency
Nonparametric Statistics
Economics
3 Citations

Trends in surgical management of urachal anomalies

Stopak, J. K., Azarow, K. S., Abdessalam, S. F., Raynor, S. C., Perry, D. A. & Cusick, R. A. Aug 1 2015 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50, 8, p. 1334-1337 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wound Infection
Urachus
Hospitalization
Outpatients
Infection
2014
3 Citations

Chronic cervical esophageal foreign bodies in children: Surgical approach after unsuccessful endoscopic management

Schramm, J. C., Sewell, R. K., Azarow, K. S., Raynor, S. C. & Abdessalam, S. F. 2014 In : Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology. 123, 1, p. 19-24 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign Bodies
Foreign-Body Migration
Neck
Tracheoesophageal Fistula
Esophageal Stenosis
4 Citations

Morbidity and mortality associated with liver resections for primary malignancies in children

Zwintscher, N. P., Azarow, K. S. & Horton, J. D. 2014 In : Pediatric Surgery International. 30, 5, p. 493-497 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morbidity
Mortality
Liver
Neoplasms
International Classification of Diseases

The pédiatrie patient

Tanner, T., Zwintscher, N. P., Cusick, R. A. & Azarow, K. S. Jan 1 2014 Complexities in Colorectal Surgery: Decision-Making and Management. Springer New York, p. 417-433 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations

Undescended testes: Does age at orchiopexy affect survival of the testis?

Carson, J. S., Cusick, R., Mercer, A., Ashley, A., Abdessalam, S., Raynor, S., Lyden, E. & Azarow, K. 2014 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 49, 5, p. 770-773 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orchiopexy
Cryptorchidism
Atrophy
Testis
Groin
21 Citations

Whole exome sequencing identifies de novo mutations in GATA6 associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Yu, L., Bennett, J. T., Wynn, J., Carvill, G. L., Cheung, Y. H., Shen, Y., Mychaliska, G. B., Azarow, K. S., Crombleholme, T. M., Chung, D. H., Potoka, D., Warner, B. W., Bucher, B., Lim, F. Y., Pietsch, J., Stolar, C., Aspelund, G., Arkovitz, M. S., Mefford, H. & Chung, W. K. 2014 In : Journal of Medical Genetics. 51, 3, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exome
Mutation
Pericardium
Diaphragm
Heart Diseases
2013
31 Citations

Developmental outcomes of children with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: A multicenter prospective study

Wynn, J., Aspelund, G., Zygmunt, A., Stolar, C. J. H., Mychaliska, G., Butcher, J., Lim, F. Y., Gratton, T., Potoka, D., Brennan, K., Azarow, K., Jackson, B., Needelman, H., Crombleholme, T., Zhang, Y., Duong, J., Arkovitz, M. S., Chung, W. K. & Farkouh, C. Oct 2013 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 48, 10, p. 1995-2004 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multicenter Studies
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Psychological Adaptation
Prospective Studies
Social Class

Intestinal atresia due to intrauterine intussusception of a Meckel's diverticulum

Huebner, B. R., Azarow, K. S. & Cusick, R. A. Aug 2013 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports. 1, 8, p. 232-234 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intestinal Atresia
Meckel Diverticulum
Intussusception
Accidents
Gastroschisis
7 Citations

Multi-institutional analysis of long-term symptom resolution after cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in children

Knott, E. M., Fike, F. B., Gasior, A. C., Cusick, R., Brownie, E., St. Peter, S. D. & Azarow, K. S. Dec 2013 In : Pediatric Surgery International. 29, 12, p. 1243-1247 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biliary Dyskinesia
Cholecystectomy
Telephone
Abdominal Pain
Demography
68 Citations

Outcomes of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in the modern era of management

Wynn, J. , Krishnan, U. , Aspelund, G. , Zhang, Y. , Duong, J. , Stolar, C. J. H. , Hahn, E. , Pietsch, J. , Chung, D. , Moore, D. , Austin, E. , Mychaliska, G. , Gajarski, R. , Foong, Y. L. , Michelfelder, E. , Potolka, D. , Bucher, B. , Warner, B. , Grady, M. , Azarow, K. & 7 others Fletcher, S. E., Kutty, S., Delaney, J., Crombleholme, T., Rosenzweig, E., Chung, W. & Arkovitz, M. S. 2013 In : Journal of Pediatrics. 163, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Hypertension
Mortality
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Patient Rights
Diaphragm
25 Citations

The increasing incidence of adolescent bariatric surgery

Zwintscher, N. P., Azarow, K. S., Horton, J. D., Newton, C. R. & Martin, M. J. Dec 2013 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 48, 12, p. 2401-2407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
Gastric Bypass
Incidence
Morbid Obesity
Gastroplasty
30 Citations

Variants in GATA4 are a rare cause of familial and sporadic congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Yu, L., Wynn, J., Cheung, Y. H., Shen, Y., Mychaliska, G. B., Crombleholme, T. M., Azarow, K. S., Lim, F. Y., Chung, D. H., Potoka, D., Warner, B. W., Bucher, B., Stolar, C., Aspelund, G., Arkovitz, M. S. & Chung, W. K. Mar 2013 In : Human Genetics. 132, 3, p. 285-292 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exome
Diaphragm
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias
Penetrance
Aneuploidy
2012
3 Citations

A preliminary review of a pilot curriculum to teach open surgical skills during general surgery residency with initial feedback

Are, C., Lomneth, C., Stoddard, H., Azarow, K. & Thompson, J. S. Jul 2012 In : American Journal of Surgery. 204, 1, p. 103-109 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internship and Residency
Curriculum
Education
24 Citations

Blast injury in children: An analysis from Afghanistan and Iraq, 2002-2010

Edwards, M. J., Lustik, M., Eichelberger, M. R., Elster, E., Azarow, K. & Coppola, C. Nov 2012 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 73, 5, p. 1278-1283 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blast Injuries
Afghanistan
Iraq
Wounds and Injuries
Age Groups
23 Citations

De novo copy number variants are associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Yu, L., Wynn, J., Ma, L., Guha, S., Mychaliska, G. B., Crombleholme, T. M., Azarow, K. S., Lim, F. Y., Chung, D. H., Potoka, D., Warner, B. W., Bucher, B., LeDuc, C. A., Costa, K., Stolar, C., Aspelund, G., Arkovitz, M. S. & Chung, W. K. Oct 2012 In : Journal of Medical Genetics. 49, 10, p. 650-659 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genes
Aneuploidy
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias
Gene Ontology
Gene Dosage
24 Citations

Long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes in children born with gastroschisis: The tiebreaker

Gorra, A. S., Needelman, H., Azarow, K. S., Roberts, H. J., Jackson, B. J. & Cusick, R. A. Jan 2012 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 47, 1, p. 125-129 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastroschisis
Neonatal Intensive Care Units
Birth Weight
Gestational Age

Pediatric Surgery

Azarow, K. S. & Cusick, R. A. Jun 2012 In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 92, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Operative Surgical Procedures
Pediatrics

Use of fresh frozen plasma in children

Azarow, K. S. Feb 2012 In : Journal of Pediatrics. 160, 2, p. 185-186 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Coagulation Disorders
Blood Component Transfusion
Blood Transfusion
Intensive Care Units
Wounds and Injuries
2011
16 Citations

National trends in minimally invasive and open operative experience of graduating general surgery residents: Implications for surgical skills curricula development?

Carson, J. S., Smith, L., Are, M., Edney, J., Azarow, K., Mercer, D. W., Thompson, J. S. & Are, C. Dec 2011 In : American Journal of Surgery. 202, 6, p. 720-726 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curriculum
Graduate Medical Education
Accreditation
Internship and Residency
14 Citations

Pathologic changes in biliary dyskinesia

Brownie, E., Cusick, R. A., Perry, D. A., Allbery, S. & Azarow, K. S. May 2011 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 46, 5, p. 879-882 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biliary Dyskinesia
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Body Mass Index
Cholecystokinin
Statistical Models
2010
12 Citations

Small cell ovarian carcinoma a rare, aggressive tumor masquerading as constipation in a teenager with a fatal outcome

Barondeau, J., Rodgers, M., Braun, L., Azarow, K., Forouhar, M. & Faucette, K. May 2010 In : Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 32, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Small Cell Carcinoma
Fatal Outcome
Constipation
Laxatives
Rare Diseases
2008
38 Citations

Fresh whole blood transfusions in coalition military, foreign national, and enemy combatant patients during operation Iraqi freedom at a U.S. combat support hospital

Spinella, P. C., Perkins, J. G., Grathwohl, K. W., Repine, T., Beekley, A. C., Sebesta, J., Jenkins, D., Azarow, K., Holcomb, J. B., Chiles, J., Blackbourne, L., Nichols, D., Greco, J., Clagett, C. & Thibault, G. Jan 2008 In : World Journal of Surgery. 32, 1, p. 2-6 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003-2011 Iraq War
Blood Transfusion
Military Personnel
Vital Signs
Wounds and Injuries

Mesonephric remnant with tubular function in a 15-year-old female

Brounts, L. R. & Azarow, K. S. Dec 2008 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 43, 12, p. 2293-2296 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Tract
39 Citations

Pediatric care as part of the US army medical mission in the global war on terrorism in Afghanistan and Iraq, December 2001 to December 2004

Burnett, M. W., Spinella, P. C., Azarow, K. S. & Callahan, C. W. Feb 2008 In : Pediatrics. 121, 2, p. 261-265 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terrorism
Afghanistan
Military Hospitals
Iraq
Biostatistics
42 Citations

Pediatric trauma in an austere combat environment.

Spinella, P. C., Borgman, M. A. & Azarow, K. S. Jul 2008 In : Critical Care Medicine. 36, 7 Suppl

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Afghanistan
Iraq
Wounds and Injuries
Critical Care
2007
49 Citations

Colon and rectal injuries during operation Iraqi freedom: Are there any changing trends in management or outcome?

Steele, S. R., Wolcott, K. E., Mullenix, P. S., Martin, M. J., Sebesta, J. A., Azarow, K. S. & Beekley, A. C. Jun 2007 In : Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 50, 6, p. 870-877 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003-2011 Iraq War
Colon
Wounds and Injuries
41 Citations

From the Combat Medic to the Forward Surgical Team: The Madigan Model for Improving Trauma Readiness of Brigade Combat Teams Fighting the Global War on Terror

Sohn, V. Y., Miller, J. P., Koeller, C. A., Gibson, S. O., Azarow, K. S., Myers, J. B., Beekley, A. C., Sebesta, J. A., Christensen, J. B. & Rush, R. M. Mar 2007 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 138, 1, p. 25-31 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iraq
Afghanistan
Wounds and Injuries
Mass Casualty Incidents
Terrorism

Pediatrics

Azarow, K. Jun 2007 In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 62, 6 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
36 Citations

Pediatric trauma: experience of a combat support hospital in Iraq

McGuigan, R., Spinella, P. C., Beekley, A., Sebesta, J., Perkins, J., Grathwohl, K. & Azarow, K. Jan 2007 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 42, 1, p. 207-210 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iraq
Pediatrics
Wounds and Injuries
2003-2011 Iraq War
Penetrating Wounds
87 Citations

Risks associated with fresh whole blood and red blood cell transfusions in a combat support hospital

Spinella, P. C., Perkins, J. G., Grathwohl, K. W., Repine, T., Beekley, A. C., Sebesta, J., Jenkins, D., Azarow, K., Holcomb, J. B., Chiles, J., Blackbourne, L., Nichols, D., Greco, J., Clagett, C. & Thibault, G. Nov 2007 In : Critical Care Medicine. 35, 11, p. 2576-2581 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythrocyte Transfusion
Erythrocytes
Hepacivirus
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Blood Donors
2006
14 Citations

Bronchoscopy in the blast injury patient

Eckert, M. J., Clagett, C., Martin, M. & Azarow, K. 2006 In : Archives of Surgery. 141, 8, p. 806-809 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blast Injuries
Bronchoscopy
Wounds and Injuries
Edema
2003-2011 Iraq War
6 Citations

Congenital Chest Wall Defects

McGuigan, R. M. & Azarow, K. S. Apr 2006 In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 86, 2, p. 353-370 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracic Wall
Cosmetics
Psychology
Therapeutics
Sternal cleft
56 Citations

Intestinal Fatty Acid Binding Protein (I-FABP) for the Detection of Strangulated Mechanical Small Bowel Obstruction

Cronk, D. R., Houseworth, T. P., Cuadrado, D. G., Herbert, G. S., McNutt, P. M. & Azarow, K. S. Sep 2006 In : Current Surgery. 63, 5, p. 322-325 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins
Necrosis
Laparotomy
Ischemia
Urine
9 Citations

Splanchnic perfusion pressure: a better predictor of safe primary closure than intraabdominal pressure in neonatal gastroschisis

McGuigan, R. M., Mullenix, P. S., Vegunta, R., Pearl, R. H., Sawin, R. & Azarow, K. S. May 2006 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 41, 5, p. 901-904 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastroschisis
Viscera
Perfusion
Pressure
Multivariate Analysis
2005
1 Citations

Are Army-trained surgeons satisfied with their residencies?

Cronk, D. R., Hetz, S. P. & Azarow, K. S. Mar 2005 In : Current Surgery. 62, 2, p. 199-203 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internship and Residency
military
surgery
Pediatrics
Research
6 Citations

Continuous noninvasive monitoring of cardiac performance and tissue perfusion in pediatric trauma patients

Martin, M., Brown, C., Bayard, D., Demetriades, D., Salim, A., Gertz, R., Azarow, K., Wo, C. C. J. & Shoemaker, W. Dec 2005 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 40, 12, p. 1957-1963 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perfusion
Pediatrics
Survival
Wounds and Injuries
Survivors
35 Citations

Establishing learning curves for surgical residents using Cumulative Summation (CUSUM) Analysis

Young, A., Miller, J. P. & Azarow, K. May 2005 In : Current Surgery. 62, 3, p. 330-334 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning Curve
resident
learning
Anesthesia
Intratracheal Intubation
23 Citations

The effect of obesity on bioimpedance cardiac index

Brown, C. V. R., Martin, M. J., Shoemaker, W. C., Wo, C. C. J., Chan, L., Azarow, K., Demetriades, D. & Luber, J. May 2005 In : American Journal of Surgery. 189, 5 SPEC. ISS., p. 547-551 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Body Mass Index
Thermodilution
Thorax
Swan-Ganz Catheterization