Kenneth Kesler

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1984 …2020

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2011

Prediction of postoperative recurrence-free survival in non-small cell lung cancer by using an internationally validated gene expression model

Mitra, R., Lee, J., Jo, J., Milani, M., McClintick, J. N., Edenberg, H. J., Kesler, K. A., Rieger, K. M., Badve, S., Cummings, O. W., Mohiuddin, A., Thomas, D. G., Luo, X., Juliar, B. E., Li, L., Mesaros, C., Blair, I. A., Srirangam, A., Kratzke, R. A., McDonald, C. J. & 2 others, Kim, J. & Potter, D. A., May 1 2011, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 17, 9, p. 2934-2946 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Survival after resection for metastatic testicular nonseminomatous germ cell cancer to the lung or mediastinum

Kesler, K. A., Kruter, L. E., Perkins, S. M., Rieger, K. M., Sullivan, K. J., Runyan, M. L., Brown, J. W. & Einhorn, L. H., Apr 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 91, 4, p. 1085-1093 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2010

A randomized, controlled study of amiodarone for prevention of atrial fibrillation after transthoracic esophagectomy

Tisdale, J. E., Wroblewski, H. A., Wall, D. S., Rieger, K. M., Hammoud, Z. T., Young, J. V. & Kesler, K. A., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 140, 1, p. 45-51 7 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Comparative glycomic profiling in esophageal adenocarcinoma

Hammoud, Z. T., Mechref, Y., Hussein, A., Bekesova, S., Zhang, M., Kesler, K. A. & Novotny, M. V., May 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 139, 5, p. 1216-1223 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Optimum lymphadenectomy for esophageal cancer

Rizk, N. P., Ishwaran, H., Rice, T. W., Chen, L. Q., Schipper, P. H., Kesler, K. A., Law, S., Lerut, T. E. M. R., Reed, C. E., Salo, J. A., Scott, W. J., Hofstetter, W. L., Watson, T. J., Allen, M. S., Rusch, V. W. & Blackstone, E. H., Jan 1 2010, In : Annals of surgery. 251, 1, p. 46-50 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

276 Scopus citations

Prognostic Indicators After Surgery for Thymoma

Okereke, I. C., Kesler, K. A., Morad, M. H., Mi, D., Rieger, K. M., Birdas, T. J., Badve, S., Henley, J. D., Turrentine, M. W., Nelson, R. P. & Loehrer, P. J., Apr 1 2010, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 89, 4, p. 1071-1079 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Prophylaxis of Atrial Fibrillation After Noncardiac Thoracic Surgery

Tisdale, J. E., Wroblewski, H. A. & Kesler, K. A., Dec 1 2010, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 22, 4, p. 310-320 11 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Randomized phase III trial of vinorelbine plus cisplatin compared with observation in completely resected stage IB and II non-small-cell lung cancer: Updated survival analysis of JBR-10

Butts, C. A., Ding, K., Seymour, L., Twumasi-Ankrah, P., Graham, B., Gandara, D., Johnson, D. H., Kesler, K. A., Green, M., Vincent, M., Cormier, Y., Goss, G., Findlay, B., Johnston, M., Tsao, M. S. & Shepherd, F. A., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 28, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

246 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

WHO types A and AB thymomas: Not always benign

Jain, R. K., Mehta, R. J., Henley, J. D., Kesler, K. A., Loehrer, P. J. & Badve, S., Dec 1 2010, In : Modern Pathology. 23, 12, p. 1641-1649 9 p.

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29 Scopus citations
2009

A Randomized Trial Evaluating Amiodarone for Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation After Pulmonary Resection

Tisdale, J. E., Wroblewski, H. A., Wall, D. S., Rieger, K. M., Hammoud, Z. T., Young, J. V. & Kesler, K. A., Sep 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 3, p. 886-895 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Differential gene expression profiling of esophageal adenocarcinoma

Hammoud, Z. T., Badve, S., Zhao, Q., Li, L., Saxena, R., Thorat, M. A., Morimiya, A., Rieger, K. M. & Kesler, K. A., Apr 1 2009, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 137, 4, p. 829-834 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Rituximab for the treatment of thymoma-associated and de novo myasthenia gravis: 3 cases and review

Nelson, R. P., Pascuzzi, R. M., Kessler, K., Walsh, L. E., Faught, P. P., Ramanuja, S., Pescovitz, M. D. & Loehrer, P. J., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease. 10, 4, p. 170-177 8 p.

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32 Scopus citations

Surgical Management of Pulmonary and Mediastinal Sequelae of Histoplasmosis: A Challenging Spectrum

Hammoud, Z. T., Rose, A. S., Hage, C. A., Knox, K. S., Rieger, K. & Kesler, K. A., Aug 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 2, p. 399-403 5 p.

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21 Scopus citations

Technique of Mediastinal Germ Cell Tumor Resection

Kesler, K. A., Mar 1 2009, In : Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 14, 1, p. 55-65 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2008
61 Scopus citations

Carinaplasty Airway Closure: A Technique for Right Pneumonectomy

Kesler, K. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Rieger, K. M., Kruter, L. E., Yu, M. & Brown, J. W., Apr 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 85, 4, p. 1178-1186 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2007

A novel biomarker for the detection of esophageal adenocarcinoma

Hammoud, Z. T., Badve, S., Saxena, R., Kesler, K. A., Rieger, K., Malkas, L. H. & Hickey, R. J., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 133, 1, p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Diagnosis of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma by Serum Proteomic Pattern

Hammoud, Z. T., Dobrolecki, L., Kesler, K. A., Rahmani, E., Rieger, K., Malkas, L. H. & Hickey, R. J., Aug 1 2007, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 84, 2, p. 384-392 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Mediastinal germ cell tumors.

Kesler, K. A. & Einhorn, L. H., May 2007, In : The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 83, 5, 1 p.

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Postoperative Outpatient Chest Tube Management: Initial Experience With a New Portable System

Rieger, K. M., Wroblewski, H. A., Brooks, J. A., Hammoud, Z. T. & Kesler, K. A., Aug 1 2007, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 84, 2, p. 630-632 3 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Prospective evaluation of serum amiodarone concentrations when administered via a nasogastric tube into the stomach conduit after transthoracic esophagectomy

Tisdale, J. E., Wroblewski, H. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Rieger, K. M., Young, J. V., Wall, D. S. & Kesler, K. A., Oct 1 2007, In : Clinical Therapeutics. 29, 10, p. 2226-2234 9 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer, stage IIIB: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (2nd edition)

Jett, J. R., Schild, S. E., Keith, R. L. & Kesler, K. A., Sep 2007, In : Chest. 132, 3 SUPPL., p. 266S-276S

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119 Scopus citations
2006

Long-term survival after excision of a solitary esophageal cancer brain metastasis

Kesler, K. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Helft, P. R., Rieger, K. M., Pritz, M. B. & Brown, J. W., Feb 1 2006, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 131, 2, p. 497-498 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Survival outcomes of resected patients who demonstrate a pathologic complete response after neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy for locally advanced esophageal cancer

Hammoud, Z. T., Kesler, K. A., Ferguson, M. K., Battafarrano, R. J., Bhogaraju, A., Hanna, N., Govindan, R., Mauer, A. A., Yu, M. & Einhorn, L. H., Apr 1 2006, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 19, 2, p. 69-72 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
2005

A retrospective analysis of locally advanced esophageal cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy followed by surgery or surgery alone

Kesler, K. A., Helft, P. R., Werner, E. A., Jain, N. P., Brooks, J. A., DeWitt, J. M., Leblanc, J. K., Fineberg, N. S., Einhorn, L. H. & Brown, J. W., Apr 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 79, 4, p. 1116-1121 6 p.

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32 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Endoscopic ultrasound in non-small cell lung cancer and negative mediastinum on computed tomography

LeBlanc, J. K., Devereaux, B. M., Imperiale, T. F., Kesler, K., DeWitt, J. M., Cummings, O., Ciaccia, D., Sherman, S., Mathur, P., Conces, D., Brooks, J., Chriswell, M., Einhorn, L. & Collins, E., Jan 15 2005, In : American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 171, 2, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations

Surgical salvage therapy for malignant intrathoracic metastases from nonseminomatous germ cell cancer of testicular origin: Analysis of a single-institution experience

Kesler, K. A., Wilson, J. L., Cosgrove, J. A., Brooks, J. A., Messiha, A., Fineberg, N. S., Einhorn, L. H. & Brown, J. W., Aug 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 2, p. 408-415 8 p.

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31 Scopus citations

Vinorelbine plus cisplatin vs. observation in resected non-small-cell lung cancer

Winton, T., Livingston, R., Johnson, D., Rigas, J., Johnston, M., Butts, C., Cormier, Y., Goss, G., Inculet, R., Vallieres, E., Fry, W., Bethune, D., Ayoub, J., Ding, K., Seymour, L., Graham, B., Tsao, M. S., Gandara, D., Kesler, K., Demmy, T. & 1 others, Shepherd, F., Jun 23 2005, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 352, 25, p. 2589-2597 9 p.

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1447 Scopus citations
2004

Cisplatin, fluorouracil, celecoxib, and RT in resectable esophageal cancer: preliminary results.

Govindan, R., McLeod, H., Mantravadi, P., Fineberg, N., Helft, P., Kesler, K., Hanna, N., Stoner, C., Ansari, R. & Fox, E., Dec 2004, In : Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 18, 14 Suppl 14, p. 18-21 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Short- and long-term outcomes after large pulmonary resection for germ cell tumors after bleomycin-combination chemotherapy

Andrade, R. S., Kesler, K. A., Wilson, J. L., Brooks, J. A., Reichwage, B. D., Rieger, K. M., Einhorn, L. H. & Brown, J. W., Oct 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 78, 4, p. 1224-1228 5 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Thoracoscopy-assisted Heller myotomy for the treatment of achalasia: Results of a minimally invasive technique

Kesler, K. A., Tarvin, S. E., Brooks, J. A., Rieger, K. M., Lehman, G. A. & Brown, J. W., Feb 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 77, 2, p. 385-392 8 p.

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16 Scopus citations
2003

Giant fibrovascular polyp of the esophagus

Devereaux, B. M., LeBlanc, J. K., Kesler, K., Brooks, J., Lehman, G. A., Sherman, S. & Ciaccia, D., Nov 1 2003, In : Endoscopy. 35, 11, p. 970-972 3 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Mediastinal metastases from testicular nonseminomatous germ cell tumors: Patterns of dissemination and predictors of long-term survival with surgery

Kesler, K. A., Brooks, J. A., Rieger, K. M., Fineberg, N. S., Einhorn, L. H., Brown, J. W., Putnam, J. B., Shrager, J. B. & Ginsberg, R. J., Apr 1 2003, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 125, 4, p. 913-923 11 p.

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31 Scopus citations
2002
7 Scopus citations

Clinical utility of EUS-guided fine-needle aspiration of mediastinal masses in the absence of known pulmonary malignancy

Devereaux, B. M., LeBlanc, J. K., Yousif, E., Kesler, K., Brooks, J. A., Mathur, P., Sandler, A., Chappo, J., Lehman, G. A., Sherman, S., Gress, F. & Ciaccia, D., Jan 1 2002, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 56, 3, p. 397-401 5 p.

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53 Scopus citations

Prospective analysis of quality of life after surgical resection for esophageal cancer: Preliminary results

Brooks, J. A., Kesler, K. A., Johnson, C. S., Ciaccia, D. & Brown, J. W., Dec 1 2002, In : Journal of Surgical Oncology. 81, 4, p. 185-194 10 p.

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70 Scopus citations
2001

COPD may increase the incidence of refractory supraventricular arrhythmias following pulmonary resection for non-small cell lung cancer

Sekine, Y., Kesler, K. A., Behnia, M., Brooks-Brunn, J. A., Sekine, E. & Brown, J. W., Dec 2001, In : CHEST. 120, 6, p. 1783-1790 8 p.

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73 Scopus citations
2000

Results of modern therapy for patients with mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors

Ganjoo, K. N., Rieger, K. M., Kesler, K. A., Sharma, M., Heilman, D. K. & Einhorn, L. H., Mar 1 2000, In : Cancer. 88, 5, p. 1051-1056 6 p.

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51 Scopus citations

Thoracoscopic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis palmaris: A periareolar approach

Kesler, K. A., Brooks-Brunn, J. A., Campbell, R. L. & Brown, J. W., Jul 1 2000, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 70, 1, p. 314-317 4 p.

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6 Scopus citations
1999

Bronchoperitoneal fistula secondary to chronic Klebsiella pneumoniae subphrenic abscess

Stockberger, S. M., Kesler, K. A., Broderick, L. S. & Howard, T. J., Sep 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 68, 3, p. 1058-1059 2 p.

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6 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Primary mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors: The influence of postchemotherapy pathology on long-term survival after surgery

Kesler, K. A., Rieger, K. M., Ganjoo, K. N., Sharma, M., Fineberg, N. S., Einhorn, L. H., Brown, J. W., Swanson, S. J., Sugarbaker, D. J., Rusch, V. W., Krasna, M. J. & Faber, L. P., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 118, 4, p. 692-701 10 p.

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68 Scopus citations
1998

A penetrating mediastinal tracheal injury

Morelock, R. J., Kesler, K. A., Broderick, L. R., Wilson, J. L., Schmitt, G. S. & Brown, J. W., Mar 1 1998, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 44, 3, p. 552-554 3 p.

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1 Scopus citations

The pectoralis major myofascial flap: Clinical applications in head and neck reconstruction

Righi, P. D., Weisberger, E. C., Slakes, S. R., Wilson, J. L., Kesler, K. A. & Yaw, P. B., Jan 1 1998, In : American Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery. 19, 2, p. 96-101 6 p.

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17 Scopus citations
1997

Aggressive surgical management of sternoclavicular joint infections

Carlos, G. N., Kesler, K. A., Coleman, J. J., Broderick, L., Turrentine, M. W. & Brown, J. W., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 113, 2, p. 242-247 6 p.

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43 Scopus citations