Oscar Cummings

  • 16934 Citations
  • 60 h-Index
1987 …2020

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Publications

2000

Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 and RANTES are chemotactic for graft infiltrating lymphocytes during acute lung allograft rejection

Sekine, Y., Yasufuku, K., Heidler, K. M., Cummings, O. W., Van Rooijen, N., Fujisawa, T., Brown, J. & Wilkes, D. S., Jan 1 2000, In : American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology. 23, 6, p. 719-726 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Need for validation of clinical decision aids: Use of the AST/ALT ratio in predicting cirrhosis in chronic hepatitis C

Imperiale, T. F., Said, A. T., Cummings, O. W. & Born, L. J., Oct 2 2000, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 95, 9, p. 2328-2332 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Scopus citations

Pathology of the adenoma-carcinoma sequence: From aberrant crypt focus to invasive carcinoma

Cummings, O. W., Jan 1 2000, In : Seminars in Gastrointestinal Disease. 11, 4, p. 229-237 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

20 Scopus citations

Screening colonoscopy in asymptomatic average-risk African Americans

Rex, D. K., Khan, A. M., Shah, P., Newton, J. & Cummings, O. W., Jan 1 2000, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 51, 5, p. 524-527 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Synovial sarcoma of the upper digestive tract: A report of two cases with demonstration of the X;18 translocation by fluorescence in situ hybridization

Billings, S. D., Meisner, L. F., Cummings, O. W. & Tejada, E., Jan 2000, In : Modern Pathology. 13, 1, p. 68-76 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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54 Scopus citations

Type V collagen modulates alloantigen-induced pathology and immunology in the lung

Mares, D. C., Heidler, K. M., Smith, G. N., Cummings, O. W., Harris, E. R., Foresman, B. & Wilkes, D. S., Jan 1 2000, In : American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology. 23, 1, p. 62-70 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
1999

Accuracy of pathologic interpretation of colorectal polyps by general pathologists in community practice

Rex, D. K., Alikhan, M., Cummings, O. & Ulbright, T. M., Jan 1 1999, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 50, 4, p. 468-474 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations

Allelotype of gastric adenocarcinoma

Yustein, A. S., Harper, J. C., Petroni, G. R., Cummings, O. W., Moskaluk, C. A. & Powell, S. M., Apr 1 1999, In : Cancer Research. 59, 7, p. 1437-1441 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Bacillary angiomatosis in a renal transplant recipient

Cline, M. S., Cummings, O. W., Goldman, M., Filo, R. S. & Pescovitz, M. D., Jan 27 1999, In : Transplantation. 67, 2, p. 296-298 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

Measurement of liver volume using spiral CT and the curved line and cubic spline algorithms: Reproducibility and interobserver variation

Sandrasegaran, K., Kwo, P. W., DiGirolamo, D., Stockberger, S. M., Cummings, O. W. & Kopecky, K. K., Jan 1 1999, In : Abdominal Imaging. 24, 1, p. 61-65 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Role of EUS in the preoperative staging of pancreatic cancer: A large single-center experience

Gress, F. G., Hawes, R. H., Savides, T. J., Ikenberry, S. O., Cummings, O., Kopecky, K., Sherman, S., Wiersema, M. & Lehman, G. A., Jan 1 1999, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 50, 6, p. 786-791 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

268 Scopus citations

Variable pathologic interpretation of columnar lined esophagus by general pathologists in community practice

Alikhan, M., Rex, D., Khan, A., Rahmani, E., Cummings, O. & Ulbright, T. M., Jan 1 1999, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 50, 1, p. 23-26 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

153 Scopus citations
1998
1 Scopus citations

Accuracy of pathologic interpretation of colon polyps by general pathologists

Alikhan, M., Rex, D., Cummings, O. & Ulbright, T., Dec 1 1998, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 47, 4, p. AB94

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consistent genetic alterations in xenografts of proximal stomach and gastro-esophageal junction adenocarcinomas

El-Rifai, W., Harper, J. C., Cummings, O. W., Hyytinen, E. R., Frierson, H. F., Knuutila, S. & Powell, S. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Cancer Research. 58, 1, p. 34-37 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

Instillation of allogeneic lung macrophages and dendritic cells cause differential effects on local IFN-γ production, lymphocytic bronchitis, and vasculitis in recipient murine lungs

Wilkes, D. S., Thompson, L. K., Cummings, O. W., Bragg, S. & Heidler, K. M., Nov 1998, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 64, 5, p. 578-586 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Stable transduction of human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells, rat fibroblasts, and bone marrow-derived stem cells with recombinant adeno- associated virus containing the rat preproisulin II gene

Bochan, M. R., Sidner, R. A., Shah, R., Cummings, O. W., Goheen, M. & Jindal, R. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Transplantation proceedings. 30, 2, p. 453-454 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Tracheobronchial amyloidosis: A review of clinical and radiographic characteristics, bronchoscopic diagnosis, and management

Mares, D. C., Broderick, L. S., Cummings, O. W., Benson, M. D. & Mathur, P. N., Apr 1998, In : Journal of Bronchology. 5, 2, p. 147-155 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Scopus citations
1997

A TRIAL OF A NOVEL ANTIFIBROTIC AGENT IN AN ANIMAL MODEL OF LIVER FIBROSIS: 49

Del Rosario, M. A., Kwiatkowski, A. P., Yen, M. S., Cummings, O. W., Born, L. J., Ness, R. M., Fitzgerald, J. F. & McGill, J. M., Oct 1997, In : Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 25, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Desmoplastic small round cell tumors of the paratesticular region: A report of six cases

Cummings, O. W., Ulbright, T. M., Young, R. H., Dei Tos, A. P., Fletcher, C. D. M. & Hull, M. T., Feb 28 1997, In : American Journal of Surgical Pathology. 21, 2, p. 219-225 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

120 Scopus citations

Endoscopic ultrasonography, fine-needle aspiration biopsy guided by endoscopic ultrasonography, and computed tomography in the preoperative staging of non-small-cell lung cancer: A comparison study

Gress, F. G., Savides, T. J., Sandler, A., Kesler, K., Conces, D., Cummings, O., Mathur, P., Ikenberry, S., Bilderback, S. & Hawes, R., 1997, In : Annals of internal medicine. 127, 8 I, p. 604-612 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

265 Scopus citations

Inactivation of Smad4 in gastric carcinomas

Powell, S. M., Harper, J. C., Hamilton, S. R., Robinson, C. R. & Cummings, O. W., Oct 1 1997, In : Cancer Research. 57, 19, p. 4221-4224 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

Is one-time colonoscopy the best defense against colorectal cancer?

Rex, D. K., Cummings, O. W. & Helper, D. J., Dec 1 1997, In : Consultant. 37, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mucin-hypersecreting intraductal neoplasms of the pancreas: A precursor to cystic pancreatic malignancies

Madura, J. A., Wiebke, E. A., Howard, T. J., Cummings, O. W., Hull, M. T., Sherman, S. & Lehman, G. A., Oct 1997, In : Surgery. 122, 4, p. 786-793 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

Nonfunctioning islet cell tumors of the pancreas: A difficult diagnosis but one worth the effort

Madura, J. A., Cummings, O. W., Wiebke, E. A., Broadie, T. A., Goulet, R. L. & Howard, T. J., Jul 1 1997, In : American Surgeon. 63, 7, p. 573-578 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Radial scanning and linear array endosonography for staging pancreatic cancer: A prospective randomized comparison

Gress, F., Savides, T., Cummings, O., Sherman, S., Lehman, G., Zaidi, S. & Hawes, R., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 2, p. 138-142 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Scopus citations
44 Scopus citations

Subtotal colectomy in a patient with collagenous colitis associated with colonie carcinoma and systemic lupus erythematosus

Alikhan, M., Cummings, O. W. & Rex, D., Jul 1 1997, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 92, 7, p. 1213-1215 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
1996

5-year Incidence of adenomas after negative colonoscopy in asymptomatic average-risk persons

Rex, D. K., Cummings, O. W., Helper, D. J., Nowak, T. V., McGill, J. M., Chiao, G. Z., Kwo, P. Y., Gottlieb, K. T., Ikenberry, S. O., Gress, F. G., Lehman, G. A. & Born, L. J., Jan 1 1996, In : Gastroenterology. 111, 5, p. 1178-1181 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

143 Scopus citations

A prospective cost-effective evaluation of EUS directed fine needle aspiration biopsy (EUS+FNA) of mediastinal lymphadenopathy in the preoperative staging of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLCA)

Gress, F., Savides, T., Ikenberry, S., Kesler, K., Cummings, O., Conces, D., Sandler, A., Mathur, P., Bilderback, S. & Hawes, R., Jan 1 1996, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 43, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Characterization of the APC gene in sporadic gastric adenocarcinomas

Powell, S. M., Cummings, O. W., Mullen, J. A., Asghar, A., Fuga, G., Piva, P., Minacci, C., Megha, T., Tosi, P. & Jackson, C. E., Jun 3 1996, In : Oncogene. 12, 9, p. 1953-1959 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Noninvasive ultrasonic subtotal ablation of the prostate in dogs

Kincaide, L. F., Sanghvi, N. T., Cummings, O., Bihrle, R., Foster, R. S., Zaitsev, A., Phillips, M., Syrus, J. & Hennige, C., Aug 1996, In : American Journal of Veterinary Research. 57, 8, p. 1220-1224 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Persistence of cyclosporine after withdrawal of the drug in a patient with chronic liver transplant rejection: Role of the monoethylglycinexylidine test

Jindal, R. M., Pescovitz, M. D., Cummings, O. W., Book, B., Lumeng, L., Milgrom, M. L., Leapman, S. B. & Filo, R. S., Jun 15 1996, In : Transplantation. 61, 11, p. 1657-1658 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The role of flow cytometric DNA analysis in determining prognosis of resectable ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas

Park, C. S., Wiebke, E. A., Sidner, R. A., Miller, G. A., Cummings, O. W., Howard, T. J., Fineberg, N. S. & Madura, J. A., Jul 1 1996, In : American Surgeon. 62, 7, p. 609-615 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1995

Allogeneic bronchoalveolar lavage cells induce the histology of acute lung allograft rejection, and deposition of IgG2a in recipient murine lungs

Wilkes, D. S., Heidler, K. M., Bowen, L. K., Quinlan, W. M., Doyle, N. A., Cummings, O. W. & Doerschuk, C. M., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Immunology. 155, 5, p. 2775-2783 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Bronchiolitis obliterans in an animal feed worker

Spain, B. A., Cummings, O. & Garcia, J. G. N., Sep 1995, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 28, 3, p. 437-443 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Diffuse retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy following liver transplantation—A case of recurrent sarcoidosis

Pescovitz, M. D., Jones, H. M., Cummings, O. W., Lumeng, L., Leapman, S. B. & Filo, R. S., Aug 27 1995, In : Transplantation. 60, 4, p. 393-396 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Pancreatic polypeptide Immunoreactivity in sporadic Gastrinoma: Relationship to Intraabdominal location

Howard, T. J., Sawicki, M., Lewin, K. J., Steel, B., Bhagavan, B. S., Cummings, O. W. & Passaro, E., Nov 1995, In : Pancreas. 11, 4, p. 350-356 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Proliferation of rat pancreas ductal-epithelial cells in vitro, and in response to partial hepatectomy and pancreatectomy in vivo

Jindal, R. M., Sidner, R. A., Cummings, O., Miller, G. A. & Filo, R. S., Dec 1 1995, In : Transplantation proceedings. 27, 6, p. 2991-2992 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
1994

Endoscopic ultrasound versus computed tomography in the evaluation of the mediastinum in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer

Hawes, R. H., Gress, F., Kesler, K. A., Cummings, O. W. & Conces, D. J., Dec 1 1994, In : Endoscopy. 26, 9, p. 784-787 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations

High intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of rectal tumors: a feasibility study

Sanghvi, N. T., Hawes, R., Kopecky, K., Gress, F., Ikenberry, S., Cummings, O., Zaidi, S. & Hennige, C., 1994, In : Proceedings of the IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium. 3, p. 1895-1899 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Increased bronchoalveolar IgG2/IgG1 ratio is a marker for human lung allograft rejection.

Wilkes, D. S., Heidler, K. M., Niemeier, M., Schwenk, G. R., Mathur, P. N., Breite, W. M., Cummings, O. W. & Weissler, J. C., Dec 1994, In : Journal of investigative medicine : the official publication of the American Federation for Clinical Research. 42, 4, p. 652-659 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Spermatocytic seminoma: An immunohistochemical study

Cummings, O. W., Ulbright, T. M., Eble, J. N. & Roth, L. M., Jan 1994, In : Human pathology. 25, 1, p. 54-59 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations
1993

Disease recurrence after orthotopic liver transplantation

Cummings, O. W., Dec 1 1993, In : Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology. 10, 4, p. 292-301 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Electrocautery of the tract after needle biopsy of the liver to reduce blood loss experience in the canine model

Kim, E. H., Kopecky, K. K., Cummings, O. W., Dreesen, R. G. & Pound, D. C., Mar 1993, In : Investigative Radiology. 28, 3, p. 228-230 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Gangliocytic paraganglioma, a rare cause of upper gastrointestinal bleeding - Endoscopic ultrasound findings presented

Smithline, A. E., Hawes, R. H., Kopecky, K. K., Cummings, O. W. & Kumar, S., Jan 1 1993, In : Digestive diseases and sciences. 38, 1, p. 173-177 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Per anus enteroscopic demonstration of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug–induced ileal stricture

Cutler, C., Rex, D. K. & Cummings, O. W., Jan 1 1993, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 39, 4, p. 601-603 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations