Sandy H Fang

Assistant Professor

20042019

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Research Output

2019

Sequential short-course radiation therapy and chemotherapy in the neoadjuvant treatment of rectal adenocarcinoma

Jia, A. Y., Narang, A., Safar, B., Zaheer, A., Murphy, A., Azad, N., Gearhart, S. L., Fang, S. H., Efron, J., Warczynski, T., Hacker-Prietz, A. & Meyer, J., Aug 19 2019, In : Radiation Oncology. 14, 1, 147.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

The Impact of Imatinib on Survival and Treatment Trends for Small Bowel and Colorectal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Almaazmi, H., Stem, M., Lo, B. D., Taylor, J. P., Fang, S. H., Safar, B., Efron, J. & Atallah, C., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Treatment Strategies and Survival Trends for Anorectal Melanoma: Is it Time for a Change?

Taylor, J. P., Stem, M., Yu, D., Chen, S. Y., Fang, S. H., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B. & Efron, J., Jan 1 2019, In : World journal of surgery.

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Distinguishing Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Rectal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Secondary Data Sets

Leeds, I. L., Griffin, J. F. & Fang, S. H., Mar 1 2018, In : Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 61, 3, p. e19

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Limitations of the national cancer data base to evaluate early-stage anal cancer treatment outcomes

Leeds, I. L. & Fang, S. H., Jul 1 2018, In : JAMA Surgery. 153, 7, p. 690-691 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Low Incidence of Dysplasia and Colorectal Cancer Observed among Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients with Prolonged Colonic Diversion

Bettner, W., Rizzo, A., Brant, S., Dudley-Brown, S., Efron, J., Fang, S. H., Gearhart, S. L., Marohn, M., Parian, A., Kherad Pezhouh, M., Melia, J., Safar, B., Truta, B., Wick, E. & Lazarev, M., Apr 23 2018, In : Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. 24, 5, p. 1092-1098 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Management of advanced adenocarcinoma in Indiana Pouch urinary diversion

Bell, M. A., Wright, E. J., Fang, S. H., Johnson, M. & Sopko, N. A., Mar 1 2018, In : Urology Case Reports. 17, p. 53-55 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoadjuvant Therapy for Rectal Cancer

Leeds, I. L. & Fang, S. H., Aug 1 2018, In : Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 61, 8, p. 883-886 4 p.

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Predicting the Risk of Readmission From Dehydration After Ileostomy Formation: The Dehydration Readmission After Ileostomy Prediction Score

Chen, S. Y., Stem, M., Cerullo, M., Canner, J. K., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B., Fang, S. H. & Efron, J., Dec 1 2018, In : Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 61, 12, p. 1410-1417 8 p.

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The Safety of Outpatient Stoma Closure: on the Verge of a Paradigm Shift?

Taylor, J. P., Stem, M., Chen, S. Y., Yu, D., Fang, S. H., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B. & Efron, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

A comparison of trends in operative approach and postoperative outcomes for colorectal cancer surgery

Addae, J. K., Gani, F., Fang, S. H., Wick, E. C., Althumairi, A. A., Efron, J., Canner, J. K., Euhus, D. M. & Schneider, E. B., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 208, p. 111-120 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early Surgical Intervention for Acute Ulcerative Colitis Is Associated with Improved Postoperative Outcomes

Leeds, I. L., Truta, B., Parian, A., Chen, S. Y., Efron, J., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B. & Fang, S. H., Aug 17 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gracilis flap for perineal closures in minimally invasive abdominoperineal resection

Leeds, I. L., Taylor, J. P., Pozo, M., Safar, B., Sacks, J. M. & Fang, S. H., Jun 1 2017, In : American Surgeon. 83, 6, p. E194-E196

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Postoperative complications following intraoperative radiotherapy in abdominopelvic malignancy: A single institution analysis of 113 consecutive patients

Abdelfatah, E., Page, A., Sacks, J. M., Pierorazio, P. M., Bivalacqua, T., Efron, J., Terezakis, S. A., Gearhart, S. L., Fang, S. H., Safar, B., Pawlik, T. M., Armour, E., Hacker-Prietz, A., Herman, J. & Ahuja, N., Jun 1 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Oncology. 115, 7, p. 883-890 8 p.

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Prognostic and Predictive Clinicopathologic Factors of Squamous Anal Canal Cancer in HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative Patients: Does HAART Influence Outcomes?

Pappou, E. P., Magruder, J. T., Fu, T., Hicks, C., Herman, J. M., Fang, S. H., Wick, E. C., Safar, B., Gearhart, S. L. & Efron, J., Sep 25 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : World Journal of Surgery. p. 1-8 8 p.

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Routine Pouchoscopy Prior to Ileostomy Takedown May Not Be Necessary in Patients with Chronic Ulcerative Colitis

Cai, J. X., Barrow, J., Parian, A., Brant, S. R., Dudley-Brown, S., Efron, J., Fang, S. H., Gearhart, S. L., Marohn, M., Safar, B., Truta, B., Wick, E. & Lazarev, M., Jun 9 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Digestive Diseases.

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The Effect of Frailty Index on Early Outcomes after Combined Colorectal and Liver Resections

Chen, S. Y., Stem, M., Cerullo, M., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B., Fang, S. H., Weiss, M. J., He, J. & Efron, J., Dec 5 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Bundled payments for surgical colectomy among medicare enrollees: Potential savings vs the need for further reform

Gani, F., Makary, M. A., Wick, E. C., Efron, J., Fang, S. H., Safar, B., Hundt, J. & Pawlik, T. M., May 1 2016, In : JAMA Surgery. 151, 5

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Outcomes of abdominoperineal resection for management of anal cancer in HIV-positive patients: A national case review

Leeds, I. L., Alturki, H., Canner, J. K., Schneider, E. B., Efron, J., Wick, E. C., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B. & Fang, S. H., Aug 5 2016, In : World Journal of Surgical Oncology. 14, 1, 208.

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Risk factors for wound complications after abdominoperineal excision: analysis of the ACS NSQIP database

Althumairi, A. A., Canner, J. K., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B., Fang, S. H., Wick, E. C. & Efron, J., Jul 1 2016, In : Colorectal Disease. 18, 7, p. O260-O266

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

A Novel Means of Assessing Institutional Adherence to Blood Transfusion Guidelines

Hicks, C., Frank, S. M., Wasey, J. O., Efron, J., Gearhart, S. L., Fang, S. H., Safar, B., Makary, M. A. & Wick, E. C., Nov 1 2015, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 30, 6, p. 584-590 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emergency department presentation, admission, and surgical intervention for colonic diverticulitis in the United States

Schneider, E. B., Singh, A., Sung, J., Hassid, B., Selvarajah, S., Fang, S. H., Efron, J. & Lidor, A. O., Aug 1 2015, In : American Journal of Surgery. 210, 2, p. 404-407 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal perforation

Nassour, I. & Fang, S. H., Feb 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 2, p. 177-178 2 p.

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Patient symptomatology in anal dysplasia

Hicks, C., Wick, E. C., Leeds, I. L., Efron, J., Gearhart, S. L., Safar, B. & Fang, S. H., Jun 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 6, p. 563-569 7 p.

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2014

Clinicopathologic presentation and natural history of anorectal melanoma: A case series of 18 patients

Hicks, C., Pappou, E. P., Magruder, J. T., Gazer, B., Fang, S. H., Wick, E. C., Gearhart, S. L., Ahuja, N. & Efron, J., 2014, In : JAMA Surgery. 149, 6, p. 608-611 4 p.

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Dilemma of stage II colon cancer and decision making for adjuvant chemotherapy

Fang, S. H., Efron, J., Berho, M. E. & Wexner, S. D., Nov 1 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 219, 5, p. 1056-1069 14 p.

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National disparities in laparoscopic colorectal procedures for colon cancer

AlNasser, M., Schneider, E. B., Gearhart, S. L., Wick, E. C., Fang, S. H., Haider, A. H. & Efron, J., Jan 2014, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 28, 1, p. 49-57 9 p.

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2012

Is the Abdominal Repair of Rectal Prolapse Safer than Perineal Repair in the Highest Risk Patients? An NSQIP Analysis

Fang, S. H., Cromwell, J. W., Wilkins, K. B., Eisenstat, T. E., Notaro, J. R., Alva, S., Bustami, R. & Chinn, B. T., Nov 2012, In : Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 55, 11, p. 1167-1172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Parathyroid cancer.

Fang, S. H. & Lal, G., Mar 2011, In : Endocrine Practice. 17 Suppl 1, p. 36-43 8 p.

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2010

Expansion of a cell population expressing stem cell markers in parathyroid glands from patients with hyperparathyroidism

Fang, S. H., Guidroz, J. A., O'Malley, Y., Lal, G., Sugg, S. L., Howe, J. R., Jensen, C. S. & Weigel, R. J., Jan 2010, In : Annals of Surgery. 251, 1, p. 107-113 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

GATA-3 as a Marker of Hormone Response in Breast Cancer

Fang, S. H., Chen, Y. & Weigel, R. J., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 157, 2, p. 290-295 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Surgical excision combined with autologous whole tumor cell vaccination is an effective therapy for murine neuroblastoma

Ohashi, K., Kobayashi, G., Fang, S. H., Zhu, X., Antonia, S. J., Krieg, A. M. & Sandler, A. D., Aug 2006, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 41, 8, p. 1361-1368 8 p.

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2004

Preoperative risk factors for postoperative Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial infections.

Fang, S. H., Skeete, D. & Cullen, J. J., 2004, In : Surgical technology international. 13, p. 35-38 4 p.

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