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Nelya Melnitchouk, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Nelya Melnitchouk and Adam Fields.
Connection Strength

21.058
  1. Refusal of Chemoradiation Therapy for Anal Squamous Cell Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2020 09; 24(9):2140-2142.
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    Score: 0.903
  2. Small Bowel Adenocarcinoma: Is There a Difference in Survival for Crohn's Versus Sporadic Cases? J Crohns Colitis. 2020 Mar 13; 14(3):303-308.
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    Score: 0.889
  3. Treatment of stage I-III rectal cancer: Who is refusing surgery? J Surg Oncol. 2020 May; 121(6):990-1000.
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    Score: 0.885
  4. Current practices and future steps for hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy. Curr Probl Surg. 2020 Mar; 57(3):100727.
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    Score: 0.876
  5. Treatment patterns and outcomes in goblet cell carcinoid tumors of the appendix. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Dec; 120(7):1096-1101.
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    Score: 0.863
  6. Does race impact survival for patients with anal squamous cell carcinoma? J Surg Oncol. 2019 Dec; 120(7):1201-1207.
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    Score: 0.860
  7. The role of adjuvant chemotherapy in stage II and III mucinous colon cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Dec; 120(7):1190-1200.
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    Score: 0.859
  8. Reply: Does retrieval bag use during laparoscopic appendectomy reduce postoperative infection? Surgery. 2019 07; 166(1):128.
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    Score: 0.835
  9. Reply: Do big data solve the problems? Surgery. 2019 08; 166(2):233-234.
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    Score: 0.835
  10. Local Excision Versus Radical Resection for 1- to 2-cm Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Rectum: A National Cancer Database Analysis. Dis Colon Rectum. 2019 04; 62(4):417-421.
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    Score: 0.832
  11. Colon Neuroendocrine Tumors: A New Lymph Node Staging Classification. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Jul; 26(7):2028-2036.
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    Score: 0.832
  12. Oncologic outcomes for low rectal adenocarcinoma following low anterior resection with coloanal anastomosis versus abdominoperineal resection: a National Cancer Database propensity matched analysis. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2019 May; 34(5):843-848.
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    Score: 0.826
  13. Survival in Patients with High-Grade Colorectal Neuroendocrine Carcinomas: The Role of Surgery and Chemotherapy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Apr; 26(4):1127-1133.
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    Score: 0.823
  14. Medical Prophylaxis of Post-Surgical Crohn's Disease Recurrence: Towards Timely Anti-TNF Therapy. Dig Dis Sci. 2019 01; 64(1):7-8.
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    Score: 0.818
  15. Does retrieval bag use during laparoscopic appendectomy reduce postoperative infection? Surgery. 2019 05; 165(5):953-957.
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    Score: 0.817
  16. New lymph node staging for rectal neuroendocrine tumors. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Jan; 119(1):156-162.
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    Score: 0.813
  17. Contemporary Surgical Management and Outcomes for Anal Melanoma: A National Cancer Database Analysis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Dec; 25(13):3883-3888.
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    Score: 0.801
  18. The Association Between Sex and Survival for Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma. J Surg Res. 2021 Aug 20; 268:474-484.
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    Score: 0.245
  19. Barriers to Evidence-Based Colorectal Cancer Care in Ukraine. World J Surg. 2021 11; 45(11):3288-3294.
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    Score: 0.245
  20. Survival Outcomes for Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma at Academic Versus Community Hospitals. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 Jul 21.
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    Score: 0.244
  21. The Effect of Facility Volume on Survival Following Proctectomy for Rectal Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 Jul 21.
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    Score: 0.244
  22. Survival Outcomes for Colorectal Cancer with Isolated Liver Metastases at Academic Versus Community Hospitals. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 Jun 18.
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    Score: 0.243
  23. Factors Associated With the Professional Success of Female Surgical Department Chairs: A Qualitative Study. JAMA Surg. 2020 11 01; 155(11):1028-1033.
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    Score: 0.232
  24. The Current Landscape of Staging and Treatment of Colorectal Cancer in a Region of Ukraine: a Mixed Methods Study. World J Surg. 2021 Jan; 45(1):313-319.
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    Score: 0.231
  25. Surgical resection improves overall survival of patients with small bowel leiomyosarcoma. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2020 Dec; 35(12):2283-2291.
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    Score: 0.229
  26. Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities After Surgical Resection for Rectal Cancer. J Surg Res. 2020 12; 256:449-457.
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    Score: 0.229
  27. Opioid Prescriptions After Hemorrhoidectomy. Dis Colon Rectum. 2020 08; 63(8):1118-1126.
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    Score: 0.228
  28. Racial Disparities in Treatment for Rectal Cancer at Minority-Serving Hospitals. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 07; 25(7):1847-1856.
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    Score: 0.228
  29. Surgical Management of Small Bowel Lymphoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 03; 25(3):757-765.
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    Score: 0.227
  30. Colorectal Sarcomatoid Carcinoma: a Rare Condition with Poor Outcomes. J Gastrointest Surg. 2020 10; 24(10):2310-2313.
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    Score: 0.227
  31. Lymph Node Positivity in T1/T2 Rectal Cancer: a Word of Caution in an Era of Increased Incidence and Changing Biology for Rectal Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 04; 25(4):1029-1035.
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    Score: 0.223
  32. Sociodemographic predictors of surgery refusal in patients with stage I-III colon cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2020 Jun; 121(8):1306-1313.
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    Score: 0.223
  33. The Distribution of Colorectal Surgeons in the United States. J Surg Res. 2020 07; 251:71-77.
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    Score: 0.221
  34. Local versus Radical Excision of Early Distal Rectal Cancers: A National Cancer Database Analysis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Jul; 27(7):2169-2176.
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    Score: 0.219
  35. Implementation of liposomal bupivacaine transversus abdominis plane blocks into the colorectal enhanced recovery after surgery protocol: a natural experiment. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2020 Jan; 35(1):133-138.
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    Score: 0.218
  36. Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC in an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Program: A Feasibility Study. J Surg Res. 2020 03; 247:59-65.
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    Score: 0.217
  37. Proximal Sessile Polyps: Raised Expectations for the Detection of Flat Lesions. Dig Dis Sci. 2019 09; 64(9):2369-2370.
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    Score: 0.214
  38. Shared decision-making and nonoperative management of appendicitis. J Surg Oncol. 2019 11; 120(6):1062-1063.
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    Score: 0.214
  39. Trends in Solid Tumor Incidence in Ukraine 30 Years After Chernobyl. J Glob Oncol. 2019 08; 5:1-10.
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    Score: 0.213
  40. Anatomic Distribution of Colorectal Adenocarcinoma in Young Patients. Dis Colon Rectum. 2019 08; 62(8):920-924.
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    Score: 0.213
  41. Risk of appendiceal cancer in patients undergoing appendectomy for appendicitis in the era of increasing nonoperative management. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Sep; 120(3):452-459.
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    Score: 0.212
  42. Systemic chemotherapy and survival in patients with metastatic low-grade appendiceal mucinous adenocarcinoma. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Sep; 120(3):446-451.
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    Score: 0.211
  43. Omental flaps in patients undergoing abdominoperineal resection for rectal cancer. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2019 Jul; 34(7):1227-1232.
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    Score: 0.210
  44. Early versus late salvage abdominoperineal resection for anal squamous cell carcinoma: Is there a difference in survival? J Surg Oncol. 2019 Aug; 120(2):287-293.
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    Score: 0.209
  45. National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis of unplanned reoperation in patients undergoing low anterior resection or abdominoperineal resection for rectal cancer. Surgery. 2019 03; 165(3):602-607.
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    Score: 0.201
  46. Cost-effectiveness of colorectal cancer screening in Ukraine. Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2018; 16:20.
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    Score: 0.197
  47. Association of surgical approach and prolonged opioid prescriptions in patients undergoing major pelvic cancer procedures. BMC Surg. 2020 Oct 14; 20(1):235.
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    Score: 0.058
  48. The Effect of Surgical Trainee Education on Opioid Prescribing: An International Evaluation. J Surg Educ. 2020 Nov - Dec; 77(6):1490-1495.
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    Score: 0.056
  49. Workplace absenteeism amongst patients undergoing open vs. robotic radical prostatectomy, hysterectomy, and partial colectomy. Surg Endosc. 2021 04; 35(4):1644-1650.
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    Score: 0.056
  50. Gender Differences in Surgeon Burnout and Barriers to Career Satisfaction: A Qualitative Exploration. J Surg Res. 2020 03; 247:28-33.
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    Score: 0.054
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