Ihemelandu C, Levine EA, Aklilu M, Yacoub G, Howerton R, Bolemon B, Graham M, Russell G, Shen P. Optimal timing of systemic therapy in resectable colorectal liver metastases. Am Surg. 2013;79(4):414-421.
Blackstock AW, Aklilu M, Lovato J, Degrass L, Sommer J, Howerton R, Mishra G, Levine E, McQuellon R. Aprepitant/5HT-3 antagonist (EMEND) for the prevention of chemoradiation-induced nausea and vomiting (CRINV) in patients receiving gemcitabine/5-FU-based chemoradiation and concurrent upper abdominal radiation for pancreatic cancer [abstract]. J Clin Oncol. 2009;27(Suppl):e20661.
Shen P, Thai K, Stewart JH, Howerton R, Loggie BW, Russell G, Levine EA. Isolated metastases of colorectal cancer to the liver or peritoneum: outcomes associated with optimal surgical treatment [abstract]. Ann Surg Oncol. 2008;15(Suppl 2):6.
Shen P, Thai K, Stewart JH, Howerton R, Loggie BW, Russell GB, Levine EA. Peritoneal surface disease from colorectal cancer: comparison with the hepatic metastases surgical paradigm in optimally resected patients. Ann Surg Oncol. 2008;15(12):3422-3432.
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Professor, Surgery, General
Bile Duct Cancer, Esophageal Surgery, Gastric Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Liver Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery
Russell M. Howerton, M.D.
WFUBMC Chief Medical Officer,
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Professor, Surgery, General
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