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Ramzi Amri, M.Sc.

TitleResearch Associate in Surgery
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentSurgery
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Wac 460
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
Phone617/726-8813
Fax617/724-0067

 Biography 
 awards and honors
2010 - 2013Fulbright Scholarship
2011 - 2012Amsterdam Alumni Foundation Research Grant
2011 - 2012Research grant
2011 - 2012Research grant
2012 - 2013Harvard/NIH Award 8UL1TR000170-05 Biostatistics Support
2013 - Van Walree Funds Travel Grant

 Overview 
 overview
Lead author in colon cancer surgery research projects at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Focus on prognostic factors, complication prevention, and disparities in care.
Working under supervision of Dr. David L.Berger, director of the MGH Colorectal group.

Selected media coverage of research:

Reuters: http://reut.rs/19o7NLN
NIH: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_137962.html
ASCO: http://www.ascopost.com/ViewNews.aspx?nid=6252
Huffington post: http://huff.to/1cvdya6


 Bibliographic 
 selected publications
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  1. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Treatment Delay in Surgically Treated Colon Cancer: Does it affect outcomes?. Ann Surg Oncol. 2014; (in press).
  2. Amri R, Stronks K, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Gender and ethnic disparities in colon cancer presentation and outcomes in a US universal health care setting. J Surg Oncol. 2014 Jan 29.
    View in: PubMed
  3. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Obesity, outcomes and quality of care: body mass index increases the risk of wound-related complications in colon cancer surgery. Am J Surg. 2014 Jan; 207(1):17-23.
    View in: PubMed
  4. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Impact of screening colonoscopy on outcomes in colon cancer surgery. JAMA Surg. 2013 Aug 1; 148(8):747-54.
    View in: PubMed
  5. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Preoperative carcinoembryonic antigen as an outcome predictor in colon cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2013 Jul; 108(1):14-8.
    View in: PubMed
  6. Amri R, Klos CL, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum (ASCRS annual meeting abstracts). Correcting lymph node ratios for resection length in colon cancer surgery does not improve prognostic value. 2013; 56(4):E224- E225.
  7. Amri R, den Boon HC, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. The impact of adhesions on operations and postoperative recovery in colon cancer surgery. Am J Surg. 2013 Aug; 206(2):166-71.
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  8. Amri R, Bordeianou L, Sylla P, Berger DL. New England Surgical Society 93rd Annual Meeting. Absolute Preoperative Carcinoembryonic Antigen Serum Level is Not a Reliable Predictor of Recurrence or Survival in Colon Cancer. 2012.
  9. Amri R, Bordeianou L, Sylla P, Berger DL. New England Surgical Society 93rd Annual Meeting. The impact of Screening Colonoscopy on Outcomes in Colon Cancer Surgery. 2012.
  10. Atema JJ, Amri R, Busch OR, Rauws EA, Gouma DJ, Nieveen van Dijkum EJ. Surgical treatment of gastrinomas: a single-centre experience. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Dec; 14(12):833-8.
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  11. Duivenvoorden R, De Groot E, Van Bavel E, Amri R, Stroes E, Lameris J, et al. Proceedings of the 17th Scientific Meeting, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 3.0 Tesla MRI Common Carotid Wall Shear Stress Measurements: Correlations with Common Carotid Arterial Wall Thickness. 2009.
  12. Duivenvoorden R, De Groot E, Van Bavel E, Amri R, Stroes E, Lameris J, et al. . Proceedings 17th Scientific Meeting, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 3.0 Tesla MRI Common Carotid Wall Shear Stress Quantification: Poiseuille Estimation versus non-linear fitting of Velocity Data. 2009.
  13. Duivenvoorden R, De Groot E, Amri R, Stroes E, Van Bavel E, Lameris J, et al. Circulation. 3.0 Tesla MRI Carotid Wall Shear Stress Measurements: Reproducibility and Association with Mean Wall Area in Healthy Subjects. 2008; 118(18):S998-S998.
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