Kenneth R Sirinek

  • 3944 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
1973 …2018

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  • 3944 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
  • 170 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
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2016

Who will be able to perform open biliary surgery in 2025?

Sirinek, K. R., Willis, R. & Schwesinger, W. H., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 223, 1, p. 110-115 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2015

Discussion

Fry, W., Eskandari, M., Corson, J., Mansour, M. A. & Sirinek, K., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 221, 1, p. 100-101 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discussion

Riall, T., Vitale, G. C., Diaz, J., Richardson, B., Mattox, K. & Sirinek, K. R., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 220, 4, p. 528-529 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations
2014
2 Scopus citations
2013

The general surgery workforce shortage is worse when assessed at county level

Stewart, R. M., Liao, L. F., West, M. & Sirinek, K. R., Dec 1 2013, In : American journal of surgery. 206, 6, p. 1016-1023 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Tort Reform Is Associated with Significant Increases in Texas Physicians Relative to the Texas Population

Stewart, R. M., West, M., Schirmer, R. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 17, 1, p. 168-178 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2012

Tort reform is associated with more medical board complaints and disciplinary actions

Stewart, R. M., Love, J. D., Rocheleau, L. A. & Sirinek, K. R., Apr 1 2012, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 214, 4, p. 567-571 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2011

Malpractice risk and cost are significantly reduced after tort reform

Stewart, R. M., Geoghegan, K., Myers, J. G., Sirinek, K. R., Corneille, M. G., Mueller, D., Dent, D. L., Wolf, S. E. & Pruitt, B. A., Apr 2011, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 212, 4, p. 463-467.e1-e42

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2010

A prospective randomized pilot study of near-infrared spectroscopy-directed restricted fluid therapy versus standard fluid therapy in patients undergoing elective colorectal surgery

Cohn, S. M., Pearl, R. G., Acosta, S. M., Nowlin, M. U., Hernandez, A., Guta, C., Michalek, J. E., Boatman, E., Chari, A., Combest, S., Eckmann, M., Elder, J., Elenes, R., Johnson, W., Kercheville, S., Klem, S., O'Mara, B., Panomitros, G., Rogers, J., Wheeler, A. S. & 26 others, Ybarra, M., Zuazu, M., Corneille, M., Mueller, D., Schwesinger, W., Shelton, A., Sirinek, K., Van Sickle, K., Welton, M., Pruitt, B., Sessler, D., Anzueto, A., Grathwohl, K., Pollock, B., Azios, J., Belscamper, D., Dugay, J., Jonas, R., Lopez, J., McCarthy, J., O'Donnell, K., Olivarri, S., O'Riordan, G., Louden, C., Sanns, B. & Sanchez, L., Dec 1 2010, In : American Surgeon. 76, 12, p. 1384-1392 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2008

Nondiagnostic thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsies are no longer a dilemma

Richards, M. L., Bohnenblust, E., Sirinek, K. & Bingener, J., Sep 1 2008, In : American journal of surgery. 196, 3, p. 398-402 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

The Mirizzi syndrome: Multidisciplinary management promotes optimal outcomes

Mithani, R., Schwesinger, W. H., Bingener, J., Sirinek, K. R. & Gross, G. W. W., Jun 1 2008, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12, 6, p. 1022-1028 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2007

A successful application of the intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay in tertiary hyperparathyroidism

Thanasoulis, L., Bingener, J., Sirinek, K. & Richards, M., Mar 1 2007, In : American Surgeon. 73, 3, p. 281-283 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Long-term outcomes in laparoscopic vs open ventral hernia repair

Bingener, J., Buck, L., Richards, M., Michalek, J., Schwesinger, W. & Sirinek, K., Jun 1 2007, In : Archives of Surgery. 142, 6, p. 562-566 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations
2006

Gallbladder perforation: Risk factors and outcome

Stefanidis, D., Sirinek, K. R. & Bingener, J., Apr 1 2006, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 131, 2, p. 204-208 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Parathyroidectomy in secondary hyperparathyroidism: Is there an optimal operative management?

Richards, M. L., Wormuth, J., Bingener, J. & Sirinek, K., Feb 1 2006, In : Surgery. 139, 2, p. 174-180 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations
2005

Abdominal pain and vomiting in a middle-aged woman

Clark, C. E., Richards, M. L., Perry, W. B. & Sirinek, K. R., Jul 1 2005, In : Current surgery. 62, 4, p. 412-414 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early conversion for gangrenous cholecystitis: Impact on outcome

Bingener, J., Stefanidis, D., Richards, M. L., Schwesinger, W. H. & Sirinek, K. R., Aug 1 2005, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 19, 8, p. 1139-1141 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

Open Rives-Stoppa ventral hernia repair made simple and successful but not for everyone

Heartsill, L., Richards, M. L., Arfai, N., Lee, A., Bingener-Casey, J., Schwesinger, W. H. & Sirinek, K. R., May 1 2005, In : Hernia. 9, 2, p. 162-166 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
2004

Does the correlation of acute cholecystitis on ultrasound and at surgery reflect a mirror image?

Bingener, J., Schwesinger, W. H., Chopra, S., Richards, M. L. & Sirinek, K. R., Dec 2004, In : American journal of surgery. 188, 6, p. 703-707 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
28 Scopus citations
2003

Intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay: An accurate predictor of symptomatic hypocalcemia following thyroidectomy

Richards, M. L., Bingener-Casey, J., Pierce, D., Strodel, W. E., Sirinek, K. R., Van Heerden, J., Prinz, R. A. & Angelos, P., Jun 1 2003, In : Archives of Surgery. 138, 6, p. 632-636 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

106 Scopus citations

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for elderly patients: Gold standard for golden years?

Bingener, J., Richards, M. L., Schwesinger, W. H., Strodel, W. E., Sirinek, K. R., Madura, J. A., Velasco, J. M., Joehl, R. J., Millikan, K. W., Dayton, M. T., Peck, J. J. & Organ, C. H., May 1 2003, In : Archives of Surgery. 138, 5, p. 531-536 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations
2002

Bidirectional endoscopy in patients with fecal occult blood: Redefining the bleeding sites

Velez, J. P., Schwesinger, W. H., Stauffer, J., Gaskill, H. V., Kazantsev, G. B., Sirinek, K. R. & Strodel, W. E., Jan 12 2002, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 16, 1, p. 117-120 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Reasons for conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy: A 10-year review

Bingener-Casey, J., Richards, M. L., Strodel, W. E., Schwesinger, W. H. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 6, 6, p. 800-805 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Scopus citations
2001

Operations for Peptic Ulcer Disease: Paradigm Lost

Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Sirinek, K. R., Gaskill, H. V., Melnick, G. & Strodel, W. E., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 5, 4, p. 438-443 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Treatment of acute cholecystitis in non-critically III patients at high surgical risk: Comparison of clinical outcomes after gallbladder aspiration and after percutaneous cholecystostomy

Chopra, S., Dodd, G. D., Mumbower, A. L., Chintapalli, K. N., Schwesinger, W. H., Sirinek, K. R., Dorman, J. P. & Rhim, H., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 176, 4, p. 1025-1031 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations
2000

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and cirrhosis: A case-control study of outcomes

Fernandes, N. F., Schwesinger, W. H., Hilsenbeck, S. G., Gross, G. W. W., Bay, M. K., Sirinek, K. R. & Schenker, S., May 2000, In : Liver Transplantation. 6, 3, p. 340-344 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations

Operative management of diverticular emergencies: Strategies and outcomes

Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Gaskill, H. V., Steward, R. M., Chopra, S., Strodel, W. E. & Sirinek, K. R., May 2000, In : Archives of Surgery. 135, 5, p. 558-563 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
84 Scopus citations

Roundtable discussion of antibiotic therapy in surgical infections.

Barie, P. S., Coppa, G., Cryer, H. G., Fry, D. E., Lee, P. C., Martens, M. G., Nichols, R. L., O'Leary, J. P., Rapp, R. P., Sirinek, K. R., Smith, D. W. & Wilson, S. E., 2000, In : Surgical infections. 1, 1, p. 79-89 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1998

Biliary pancreatitis. The era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Gross, G. W. W., Miller, J. E., Strodel, W. E. & Sirinek, K. R., Oct 1 1998, In : Archives of Surgery. 133, 10, p. 1103-1106 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Biliary sludge formation during enteral nutrition: Prevalence and natural history

Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Strodel, W. E., Ghiatis, A. A., Chopra, S., Gross, G. W. W. & Sirinek, K. R., Oct 20 1998, In : Surgery. 124, 4, p. 768-772 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1997

Abdominal operations after lung transplantation: Indications and outcome

Pollard, T. R., Schwesinger, W. H., Sako, E. Y. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1 1997, In : Archives of Surgery. 132, 7, p. 714-718 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Complications of surgical endoscopy: A decade of experience from a surgical residency training program

Schauer, P. R., Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Stewart, R. M., Levine, B. A. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1997, In : Surgical Endoscopy. 11, 1, p. 8-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Incidence and significance of subdiaphragmatic air following laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Schauer, P. R., Page, C. P., Ghiatas, A. A., Miller, J. E., Schwesinger, W. H. & Sirinek, K. R., Feb 11 1997, In : American Surgeon. 63, 2, p. 132-136 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy during Pregnancy is Safe for Both Mother and Fetus

Abuabara, S. F., Gross, G. W. W. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 1, 1, p. 48-52 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations
1996

Upper gastrointestinal bleeding following major surgical procedures: Prevalence, etiology, and outcome

Pollard, T. R., Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Schauer, P. R. & Sirinek, K. R., Jul 15 1996, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 64, 1, p. 75-78 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
1995

Complications of needle catheter jejunostomy in 2,022 consecutive applications

Myers, J. G., Page, C. P., Stewart, R. M., Schwesinger, W. H., Sirinek, K. R. & Bradley Aust, J., Dec 1995, In : The American Journal of Surgery. 170, 6, p. 547-551 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Scopus citations

Meropenem versus tobramycin plus clindamycin for treatment of intraabdominal infections: Results of a prospective, randomized, double-blind clinical trial

Condon, R. E., Walker, A. P., Sirinek, K. R., White, P. W., Fabian, T. C., Nichols, R. L. & Wilson, S. E., Sep 1995, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 21, 3, p. 544-550 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Scopus citations

The laparoscopic approach reduces the endocrine response to elective cholecystectomy

Schauer, P. R. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1 1995, In : American Surgeon. 61, 2, p. 106-111 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

Ticarcillin/clavulanate compared with clindamycin/gentamicin (with or without ampicillin) for the treatment of intra-abdominal infections in pediatric and adult patients

Dougherty, S. H., Sirinek, K. R., Schauer, P. R., Fink, M. P., Fabian, T. C., Martin, D. H. & Wiedermann, B., Jan 1 1995, In : American Surgeon. 61, 4, p. 297-303 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
1994

Single-dose cefuroxime versus multiple-dose cefazolin as prophylactic therapy for high-risk cholecystectomy

Sirinek, K. R., Schauer, P. R., Yellin, A. E., Berne, T. V., Heseltine, P., Appleman, M., Gill, M. & Pappa, K. A., Apr 22 1994, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 178, 4, p. 321-325 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

The effect of laparoscopic cholecystectomy on resident training

Schauer, P. R., Page, C. P., Stewart, R. M., Schwesinger, W. H. & Sirinek, K. R., 1994, In : The American Journal of Surgery. 168, 6, p. 566-570 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
1993

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. M., Larson, G. M., Condon, R. E., Helton, W. S., Zucker, K. A. & Fabri, P. J., Jan 1 1993, In : Surgery. 114, 2, p. 389-399 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

121 Scopus citations
1992

Virulent diverticular disease in young obese men

Schauer, P. R., Ramos, R., Ghiatas, A. A. & Sirinek, K. R., Nov 1992, In : The American Journal of Surgery. 164, 5, p. 443-448 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

139 Scopus citations
1991
40 Scopus citations

Biliary Pancreatitis: Operative Outcome with a Selective Approach

Schwesinger, W. H., Page, C. P., Sirinek, K. R., Levine, B. A. & Aust, J. B., Jul 1991, In : Archives of Surgery. 126, 7, p. 836-840 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Glucose intolerance and hyperinsulinemia of cirrhosis are not results of spontaneous or surgical portosystemic shunting

Sirinek, K. R., O'Dorisio, T. M. & Levine, B. A., Jan 1991, In : The American Journal of Surgery. 161, 1, p. 149-153 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Hemorrhagic gastritis in cirrhotics: A prostaglandin connection?

Levine, B. A., Schwesinger, W. H. & Sirinek, K. R., Jan 1 1991, In : Surgical Research Communications. 10, 1, p. 15-20 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations