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Ramzi Amri, M.D.

TitleResearch Associate in Surgery
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Wac 460
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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 awards and honors
2011 - 2012Fulbright Graduate Scholarship
2011 - 2012Amsterdam University Funds Foundation research grant
2011 - 2012Dutch Cancer Society research grant (176-2011)
2011 - 2012Dutch Digestive Foundation research grant (11-11s)
2012 - 2013Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Support (NIH Award 8UL1TR000170-05)
2013 - Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences Van Walree Funds travel grant (VWF1212/67)

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.

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  1. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Does Active Smoking Induce Hematogenous Metastatic Spread in Colon Cancer?. Am J Surg. 2015; (in press).
  2. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. The fate of unscreened women in colon cancer: impact on staging and prognosis. Am J Surg. 2015 Jan 21.
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  3. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Renewed assessment of the stapled anastomosis with the increasing role of laparoscopic colectomy for colon cancer. Surg Endosc. 2014 Dec 4.
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  4. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Colon cancer surgery following emergency presentation: effects on admission and stage-adjusted outcomes. Am J Surg. 2014 Oct 13.
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  5. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Treatment delay in surgically-treated colon cancer: does it affect outcomes? Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Nov; 21(12):3909-16.
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  6. 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 Jun; 109(7):645-51.
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  7. 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.
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  8. Amri R, Bordeianou LG, Sylla P, Berger DL. Impact of screening colonoscopy on outcomes in colon cancer surgery. JAMA Surg. 2013 Aug; 148(8):747-54.
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  9. 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.
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  10. 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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  11. 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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