Kenneth Kesler

  • 6100 Citations
  • 37 h-Index
1984 …2020

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Publications

2020

Effect of delirium on physical function in noncardiac thoracic surgery patients

Khan, S. H., Xu, C., Wang, S., Gao, S., Lasiter, S., Kesler, K. & Khan, B. A., Mar 1 2020, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 29, 2, p. e39-e43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

Amiodarone for prevention of atrial fibrillation following esophagectomy

Tisdale, J. E., Jaynes, H. A., Watson, M. R., Corya, A. L., Shen, C. & Kesler, K. A., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 158, 1, p. 301-310.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Commentary: Conquering “nonesmanneslond”

Kesler, K. A., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 157, 6, p. 2490-2492 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Expert Consensus Document on Pulmonary Metastasectomy

Handy, J. R., Bremner, R. M., Crocenzi, T. S., Detterbeck, F. C., Fernando, H. C., Fidias, P. M., Firestone, S., Johnstone, C. A., Lanuti, M., Litle, V. R., Kesler, K. A., Mitchell, J. D., Pass, H. I., Ross, H. J. & Varghese, T. K., Feb 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 107, 2, p. 631-649 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Management of Residual Mass in Germ Cell Tumors After Chemotherapy

Albany, C., Kesler, K. & Cary, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Current oncology reports. 21, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

One-stage surgical management of an esophagopericardial fistula presenting with tamponade

Vardas, P. N., Acton, M. D., Rosati, C. M. & Kesler, K. A., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 158, 4, p. e143-e145

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Perioperative Risk Factors for Postoperative Delirium in Patients Undergoing Esophagectomy

Fuchita, M., Khan, S. H., Perkins, A. J., Gao, S., Wang, S., Kesler, K. A. & Khan, B. A., Jul 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 108, 1, p. 190-195 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2018

Can we make pneumonectomy great again?

Kesler, K. A., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 4, p. 1704-1705 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations

Management of broncholithiasis

Krishnan, S., Kniese, C. M., Mankins, M., Heitkamp, D. E., Sheski, F. D. & Kesler, K. A., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 10, p. S3419-S3427

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations

Multidisciplinary clinic approach improves overall survival outcomes of patients with metastatic germ-cell tumors

Albany, C., Adra, N., Snavely, A. C., Cary, C., Masterson, T. A., Foster, R. S., Kesler, K., Ulbright, T. M., Cheng, L., Chovanec, M., Taza, F., Ku, K., Brames, M. J., Hanna, N. H. & Einhorn, L. H., Feb 1 2018, In : Annals of Oncology. 29, 2, p. 341-346 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Outcomes of a novel intrathoracic esophagogastric anastomotic technique

Kesler, K. A., Ramchandani, N. K., Jalal, S. I., Stokes, S. M., Mankins, M. R., Ceppa, D. K., Birdas, T. J., Vardas, P. N. & Rieger, K. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Preoperative STOP-BANG Scores and Postoperative Delirium and Coma in Thoracic Surgery Patients

Wang, S., Sigua, N. L., Manchanda, S., Gradney, S., Khan, S. H., Perkins, A., Kesler, K. & Khan, B., Oct 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 106, 4, p. 966-972 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Preventing Postoperative Delirium After Major Noncardiac Thoracic Surgery—A Randomized Clinical Trial

Khan, B. A., Perkins, A. J., Campbell, N. L., Gao, S., Khan, S. H., Wang, S., Fuchita, M., Weber, D. J., Zarzaur, B. L., Boustani, M. A. & Kesler, K., Dec 2018, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 66, 12, p. 2289-2297 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Reply to the letter to the editor 'A centralised multidisciplinary clinic approach for germ cell tumours' by Crawford

Albany, C., Adra, N., Snavely, A., Cary, C., Masterson, T., Foster, R., Kesler, K., Ulbright, T., Cheng, L., Chovanec, M., Taza, F., Hanna, N. & Einhorn, L., Jan 1 2018, In : Annals of Oncology. 29, 11, p. 2264-2265 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

“Show me the money”

Kesler, K. A., Sep 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 3, p. 1231-1232 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2017

Development of a Multidisciplinary Program to Expedite Care of Esophageal Emergencies

Ceppa, M., Rosati, C. M., Chabtini, L., Stokes, S. M., Cook, H. C., Rieger, K., Birdas, T., Lappas, J. C., Kessler, W., DeWitt, J., Maglinte, D. D. & Kesler, K., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Esophageal cancer: Associations with (pN+) lymph node metastases

Rice, T. W., Ishwaran, H., Hofstetter, W. L., Schipper, P. H., Kesler, K. A., Law, S., Lerut, T., Denlinger, C. E., Salo, J. A., Scott, W. J., Watson, T. J., Allen, M. S., Chen, L. Q., Rusch, V. W., Cerfolio, R. J., Luketich, J. D., Duranceau, A., Darling, G. E., Pera, M., Apperson-Hansen, C. & 1 others, Blackstone, E. H., Jan 1 2017, In : Annals of surgery. 265, 1, p. 122-129 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

What does it take to seal the deal?

Kesler, K. A., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 154, 4, p. 1442-1443 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2016

A large microRNA cluster on chromosome 19 is a transcriptional hallmark of WHO type A and AB thymomas

Radovich, M., Solzak, J. P., Hancock, B. A., Conces, M. L., Atale, R., Porter, R. F., Zhu, J., Glasscock, J., Kesler, K. A., Badve, S. S., Schneider, B. P. & Loehrer, P. J., Feb 1 2016, In : British Journal of Cancer. 114, 4, p. 477-484 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Measuring quality of life after esophagectomy: Do we really need to go there?

Kesler, K., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 151, 3, p. 631-632 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

NUT Midline carcinoma masquerading as a thymic carcinoma

Gökmen-Polar, Y., Kesler, K., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., May 10 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 34, 14, p. e126-e129

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perioperative morbidity and mortality associated with bleomycin in primary mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumor

Ranganath, P., Kesler, K. & Einhorn, L., Dec 20 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 34, 36, p. 4445-4446 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Scopus citations
23 Scopus citations

Recommendations for clinical staging (cTNM) of cancer of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction for the 8th edition AJCC/UICC staging manuals

for the Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration Investigators, Nov 1 2016, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 29, 8, p. 913-919 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Recommendations for neoadjuvant pathologic staging (ypTNM) of cancer of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction for the 8th edition AJCC/UICC staging manuals

for the Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration Investigators, Nov 1 2016, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 29, 8, p. 906-912 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Recommendations for pathologic staging (pTNM) of cancer of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction for the 8th edition AJCC/UICC staging manuals

for the Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration Investigators, Nov 1 2016, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 29, 8, p. 897-905 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration: neoadjuvant pathologic staging data

Rice, T. W., Lerut, T. E. M. R., Orringer, M. B., Chen, L. Q., Hofstetter, W. L., Smithers, B. M., Rusch, V. W., van Lanschot, J., Chen, K. N., Davies, A. R., D'Journo, X. B., Kesler, K. A., Luketich, J. D., Ferguson, M. K., Räsänen, J. V., van Hillegersberg, R., Fang, W., Durand, L., Allum, W. H., Cecconello, I. & 18 others, Cerfolio, R. J., Pera, M., Griffin, S. M., Burger, R., Liu, J. F., Allen, M. S., Law, S., Watson, T. J., Darling, G. E., Scott, W. J., Duranceau, A., Denlinger, C. E., Schipper, P. H., Ishwaran, H., Apperson-Hansen, C., DiPaola, L. M., Semple, M. E. & Blackstone, E. H., Oct 1 2016, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 29, 7, p. 715-723 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration: pathologic staging data

Rice, T. W., Chen, L. Q., Hofstetter, W. L., Smithers, B. M., Rusch, V. W., Wijnhoven, B. P. L., Chen, K. L., Davies, A. R., D'Journo, X. B., Kesler, K. A., Luketich, J. D., Ferguson, M. K., Räsänen, J. V., van Hillegersberg, R., Fang, W., Durand, L., Cecconello, I., Allum, W. H., Cerfolio, R. J., Pera, M. & 18 others, Griffin, S. M., Burger, R., Liu, J. F., Allen, M. S., Law, S., Watson, T. J., Darling, G. E., Scott, W. J., Duranceau, A., Denlinger, C. E., Schipper, P. H., Lerut, T. E. M. R., Orringer, M. B., Ishwaran, H., Apperson-Hansen, C., DiPaola, L. M., Semple, M. E. & Blackstone, E. H., Oct 1 2016, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 29, 7, p. 724-733 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration: clinical staging data

Rice, T. W., Apperson-Hansen, C., DiPaola, L. M., Semple, M. E., Lerut, T. E. M. R., Orringer, M. B., Chen, L. Q., Hofstetter, W. L., Smithers, B. M., Rusch, V. W., Wijnhoven, B. P. L., Chen, K. N., Davies, A. R., D'Journo, X. B., Kesler, K. A., Luketich, J. D., Ferguson, M. K., Räsänen, J. V., van Hillegersberg, R., Fang, W. & 18 others, Durand, L., Allum, W. H., Cecconello, I., Cerfolio, R. J., Pera, M., Griffin, S. M., Burger, R., Liu, J. F., Allen, M. S., Law, S., Watson, T. J., Darling, G. E., Scott, W. J., Duranceau, A., Denlinger, C. E., Schipper, P. H., Ishwaran, H. & Blackstone, E. H., Oct 1 2016, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 29, 7, p. 707-714 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Micronodular thymic neoplasms: Case series and literature review with emphasis on the spectrum of differentiation

Mneimneh, W. S., Gökmen-Polar, Y., Kesler, K. A., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., Nov 1 2015, In : Modern Pathology. 28, 11, p. 1415-1427 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

Resection of malignant mediastinal germ cell tumors

Kesler, K., Jan 1 2015, Chest Surgery. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 351-358 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Barriers to mental health service use and preferences for addressing emotional concerns among lung cancer patients

Mosher, C. E., Winger, J. G., Hanna, N., Jalal, S. I., Fakiris, A. J., Einhorn, L. H., Birdas, T. J., Kesler, K. A. & Champion, V. L., Jul 2014, In : Psycho-Oncology. 23, 7, p. 812-819 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma displays abnormalities in homologous recombination and nucleotide excision repair

Dewalt, R. I., Kesler, K. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Baldridge, L. A., Hattab, E. M. & Jalal, S. I., Jan 1 2014, In : Lung Cancer: Targets and Therapy. 5, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Human aortic allograft: An excellent conduit choice for superior vena cava reconstruction

Spera, K., Kesler, K. A., Syed, A. & Boyd, J. H., Jan 15 2014, In : Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 9, 1, 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

NUT midline carcinomas in the thymic region

Gökmen-Polar, Y., Cano, O. D., Kesler, K. A., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., Dec 11 2014, In : Modern Pathology. 27, 12, p. 1649-1656 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

The prognostic value of architectural patterns in a study of 37 type AB thymomas

Vladislav, I. T., Gökmen-Polar, Y., Kesler, K. A., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., Jun 2014, In : Modern Pathology. 27, 6, p. 863-868 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Treatment of Clinical T2N0M0 Esophageal Cancer

Hardacker, T. J., Ceppa, D. K., Okereke, I., Rieger, K. M., Jalal, S. I., LeBlanc, J. K., DeWitt, J. M., Kesler, K. A. & Birdas, T. J., Oct 8 2014, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 21, 12, p. 3739-3743 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
41 Scopus citations
2013

A Gene Signature to Determine Metastatic Behavior in Thymomas

Gökmen-Polar, Y., Cook, R. W., Goswami, C. P., Wilkinson, J., Maetzold, D., Stone, J. F., Oelschlager, K. M., Vladislav, I. T., Shirar, K. L., Kesler, K. A., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., Jul 24 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 7, e66047.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

A Phase II study with cetuximab and radiation therapy for patients with surgically resectable esophageal and GE junction carcinomas: Hoosier oncology group G05-92

Becerra, C. R., Hanna, N., Mccollum, A. D., Becharm, N., Timmerman, R. D., Dimaio, M., Kesler, K. A., Yu, M., Yan, T. & Choy, H., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 8, 11, p. 1425-1429 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Economic and social changes among distressed family caregivers of lung cancer patients

Mosher, C. E., Champion, V. L., Azzoli, C. G., Hanna, N., Jalal, S. I., Fakiris, A. J., Birdas, T. J., Okereke, I. C., Kesler, K. A., Einhorn, L. H., Monahan, P. O. & Ostroff, J. S., Mar 1 2013, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 21, 3, p. 819-826 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Incidence, histology and management of intraluminal thrombus at post-chemotherapy retroperitoneal lymph node dissection

Johnston, P., Beck, S. D. W., Cheng, L., Masterson, T. A., Bihrle, R., Kesler, K. & Foster, R. S., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of Urology. 190, 3, p. 874-877 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Refractory bleeding from a chest wall sarcoma: A rare indication for palliative resection

Weber, D. J., Coleman, J. J. & Kesler, K. A., Apr 12 2013, In : Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 8, 1, 82.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"Supercharged" isoperistaltic colon interposition for long-segment esophageal reconstruction

Kesler, K. A., Pillai, S. T., Birdas, T. J., Rieger, K. M., Okereke, I. C., Ceppa, D., Socas, J. & Starnes, S. L., Apr 1 2013, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 95, 4, p. 1162-1169 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Support service use and interest in support services among distressed family caregivers of lung cancer patients

Mosher, C. E., Champion, V. L., Hanna, N., Jalal, S. I., Fakiris, A. J., Birdas, T. J., Okereke, I. C., Kesler, K. A., Einhorn, L. H., Given, B. A., Monahan, P. O. & Ostroff, J. S., Jul 1 2013, In : Psycho-Oncology. 22, 7, p. 1549-1556 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Support service use and interest in support services among lung cancer patients

Mosher, C. E., Hanna, N., Jalal, S. I., Fakiris, A. J., Einhorn, L. H., Birdas, T. J., Kesler, K. A. & Champion, V. L., Oct 1 2013, In : Lung Cancer. 82, 1, p. 162-167 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

The role of histology in predicting recurrence of type A thymomas: A clinicopathologic correlation of 23 cases

Vladislav, I. T., Gökmen-Polar, Y., Kesler, K. A., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., Aug 1 2013, In : Modern Pathology. 26, 8, p. 1059-1064 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations