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REFERENCES IN PUBLICATION AND PRESENTATIONS

  1. Pai A, Gupta P, Raina S, Nadkarni MS, Parmar V, Badwe RA. Interpectoral approach to dissection of the axillary apex: an elegant and effective approach. J Surg Oncol. 2006 Sep 1; 94(3): 252 - 4.
  2. Chaukar DA, Pai A, D'Cruz AK. A technique to identify and preserve the spinal accessory nerve during neck dissection. J Laryngol Otol. 2006 Jun; 120(6): 494-6.
  3. D'Cruz AK, Pai A. Extent of surgery for differentiated thyroid carcinoma. Review article in the IASO newsletter. 2006; 19(2): 13 - 19
  4. Barreto G, Pai A, Shukla PJ. Multivisceral resections for colon carcinoma. Journal of Colorectal diseases. 2006; 21: 23 - 24
  5. Pai A et al: Penile metastasis from esophageal squamous carcinoma after curative resection. Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Aug; 14 (4): 238-41
  6. Mistry RC, Pai A. Systemic Mediastinal lymph node dissection in Non-small cell lung cancer. IASO newsletter. 2008.
  7. Pai A, Hurtuk MG, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. A randomized study on 1-week versus 4-week prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism after laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer. Annals of Surgery 2016 Apr;263(4):e62. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000901 PMID: 25211266
  8. Pai A, Kaminski JP, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. Endoscopic stenting of J pouch crohn's stricture after proctocolectomy. CRSLS e2014.00052. DOI: 10.4293/CRSLS.2014.00052.
  9. Pai A, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. Midgut volvulus presenting with acute chylous peritonitis - Pai A, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. Clinical Case Rep. 2014 Aug;2(4):159-61. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.88PMID: 25356277
  10. Pai A, Coralic J, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. Spontaneous Ureterocolic fistula secondary to diverticulitis: Report of a case and review of literature. International J of Colorectal Dis 2014 Mar;29(3): 417 - 418. doi: 10.1007/s00384-013-1813-7. PMID: 24322738
  11. Kochar K, Pai A, Marecik S, Park J, Prasad L. An unusual small bowel mass: India ink tattooing mimicking malignancy. CRSLS e2014.00090
  12. Kamal T, Pai A, Velchuru VR, Zawadzki M, Park JJ, Marecik S, Abcarian H, Prasad LM. Should anastomotic assessment with flexible sigmoidoscopy be routine following laparoscopic restorative left colorectal resection? Colorectal diseases. Colorectal Dis. 2015 Feb; 17(2): 160 - 4. doi: 10.1111/codi.12809. PMID: 25359528
  13. Kaminski JP, Pai A, Ailabouni L, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM, Abcarian H. Role of epidural and patient-controlled analgesia in site-specific laparoscopic colorectal surgery. JSLS. 2014 Oct-Dec; 18(4). pii: e2014.00207 doi: 10.4293/JSLS.2014.00207. PMID: 25419110
  14. Pai A, Melich G, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Current status of robotic surgery for rectal cancer: A bird's eye view. J Minim Access Surg. 2015 Jan - Mar; 11(1): 29 - 34. doi: 10.4103/0972-9941.147682. PMID: 25598596.
  15. Calata JF, Pai A, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM, Park JJ: Perineal Proctectomy with Bio-Thiersch Procedure for Complete Rectal Prolapse with Fecal Incontinence. Video vignette in Dis Colon and rectum 2015; 58(4): e45. doi: 10.1097/DCR. 0000000000000338. PMID: 25751805
  16. Pai A, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Melich G, Sulo S, Prasad LM. Oncologic and Clinicopathologic Outcomes of Robot-Assisted Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer. Dis Colon and rectum 2015 Jul; 58(7): 659-667. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000385.PMID: 26200680
  17. Melich G, Pai A, Kwak M, Bibi S, Marecik S, Park J, Prasad LM. Transverse incision transvaginal rectocele repair combined with levatorplasty and biological graft insertion: technical details and case series outcomes.Tech Coloproctol. 2016 Jan; 20(1): 51 - 7. doi: 10.1007/s10151-015-1399-x. PMID: 26577572
  18. Pai A, Coralic J, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. A Novel Use Of Biologic Mesh For Successful Primary Repair of Traumatic Cloaca. World Journal of Colorectal Surgery. 2016; 6 (1): Article 6.
  19. Alsabhan F, Eftaiha S, Pai A, Park JJ, Prasad LM, Marecik SJ. Combining All Forces: Abdominoperineal resection in an obese male. Journal of Visualized Surgery 2016; 2:83
  20. Alsabhan F, Eftaiha S, Pai A, Prasad LM, Park JJ, Marecik SJ . Video demonstrates our technique of combining multiple surgical modalities . Asvide 2016; 3: 197. doi:10.21037/asvide.2016.197
  21. Eftaiha SM, Kochar K, Pai A, Park JJ, Prasad LM, Marecik SJ. Robot Assisted Approach to a Retrorectal Lesion in an Obese Female. J Vis Surg 2016; 2:59
  22. Pai A, Sugrue J, Bibi S, Melich G, Marecik S, Prasad LM, Park J. Safety and efficacy of an electrothermal bipolar vessel sealing device in sealing and division of the inferior mesenteric vessels in minimally invasive colorectal surgery. Tech Coloproctol. 2016 Jul; 20(7): 505-6. doi: 10.1007/s10151-016-1488-5 PMID: 27170282
  23. Eftaiha SM, Melich G, Pai A, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM, Park JJ. Sacral nerve stimulation in the treatment of bowel dysfunction from imperforate anus: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep.2016 May 20; 24:115 - 118. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2016.05.018. PMID: 27236579
  24. Eftaiha SM, Pai A, Sulo S, Park JJ, Prasad LM, Marecik SJ. Robot-Assisted Abdominoperineal Resection: Clinical, Pathologic, and Oncologic Outcomes. Dis Colon Rectum. 2016 Jul; 59(7): 607 - 14. Doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000610. PMID: 27270512.
  25. Marecik SJ, Pai A, Sheikh T, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision: Save the Nerves and Urethra. Dis Colon Rectum. 2016 Jul; 59(7): e410-4. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000626. PMID: 27270528
  26. Melich G, Pai A, Balachandran B, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM, Park JJ. Endoscopic control of enterocutaneous fistula by dual intussuscepting stent technique. Surgical Endoscopy. 2016 Sep; 30:4150-4151. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4636-5.PMID: 27501730
  27. Pai A, Raghunath KJ. Persistent Asymptomatic Anastomotic Leakage After Laparoscopic Sphincter-Saving Surgery for Rectal Cancer: Can Diverting Stoma Be Reversed Safely at 6 Months? Dis Colon Rectum. 2016 Oct; 59(10): e438. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000696. PMID: 27602938
  28. Pai A, Paul S, Ahamed A, et al. Risk Factors for Postdischarge Venous Thromboembolism After Colorectal Surgery. Dis Colon Rectum. 2016 Nov; 59(11): e447. PMID: 27749489
  29. Pai A, Eftaiha SM, Melich G, et al. Robotic Site Adjusted Levator Transection for Carcinoma of the Rectum: A Modification of the Existing Cylindrical Abdominoperineal Resection for Eccentrically Located Tumors. World J Surg. 2017 Feb;41(2):590 - 595. doi: 10.1007/s00268-016-3735-3PMID: 27778072
  1. Co-authored chapter on 'Extent of surgery for differentiated Thyroid cancer' in 'Evidence based management guidelines for cancer, addressing special issues', Tata Memorial Hospital Publishers, Mumbai, 2006.
  2. Co-authored chapter on Thyroid cancer in 'Head and neck surgery'. Chris de Souza [Editor] Tata McGrawhill 2010; 978 - 993.
  3. Robotic approaches in the obese patient. Pai A, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. In 'Robotic Approaches to Colorectal Surgery' : Ross, Lee, Champagne, Pigazzi, Rivadeneira, (Eds), Springer International publishing, Switzerland 2015; pp 233 - 248.
  1. Median arcuate ligament syndrome: Identification and management during Pancreaticoduodenectomy. Pai A. Poster Presentation. IHPBA 2012, Paris, France
  2. Does the robot level the playing field in the obese patient with rectal cancer? Pai A, Hurtuk M, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Poster Presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting. May 17 - 21, 2014. Hollywood, FL, USA.
  3. Short-term and long-term oncologic outcomes of robotic cylindrical abdomino perineal resection for rectal cancer. Pai A, Hurtuk MG, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Poster Presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting. May 17 - 21, 2014. Hollywood, FL, USA.
  4. Long-term oncologic outcomes of robotic total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer. Pai A, Hurtuk MG, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Poster Presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting. May 17 - 21, 2014. Hollywood, FL, USA.
  5. Safety and efficacy of an electrothermal bipolar vessel-sealing device in sealing and division of the inferior mesenteric vessels in minimal invasive colorectal surgery. Pai A, MelichG, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, PrasadLM. Poster presentation, SAGES Annual Meeting. April 15 - 18, 2015, Nashville, TN, USA.
  6. Rectal dissection simulator for daVinci surgery - construct, face, and content validation. Melich G, Shoela R, Pai A, Kochar K, Patel S, Park JJ, Prasad LM, Marecik SJ. E-poster presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting. May 30 - June 3, 2015, Boston, MA, USA.
  7. Clinicopathologic and oncologic outcomes of robot assisted cylindrical abdomino perineal resection for rectal cancer. Pai A, Chelvan KK, Park JJ, Prasad LM, Marecik SJ. E-poster presentation. Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology Annual meeting. October 1st - 4th, 2015, Pune, India.
  8. Robotic Site Adjusted Levator Transection of the Rectum: A modification of the existing cylindrical Abdominoperineal resection for eccentric tumors. Pai A, Raghunath KJ, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. E-poster presentation. Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology Annual meeting. October 1st - 4th, 2015, Pune, India.
  1. Bilateral Island Flap Anoplasty. Kochar K, Pai A, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. Video presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting. May 17 - 21, 2014. Hollywood, FL, USA.
  2. Repair of anovaginal fistula with sphincteroplasty and levatorplasty. Marecik SJ, Ailabouni L, Kamal T, Pai A, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Podium Presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting. May 17 – 21, 2014. Hollywood, FL, USA.
  3. Take me to your OR: Altmeier procedure for rectal prolapse. Video symposium. Pai A, Marecik SJ. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting. May 17 – 21, 2014. Hollywood, FL, USA.
  4. Minimally Invasive Approach to a Retrorectal Lesion Obese Female Marecik SJ, Pai A, Estrada J, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Video session: VE03 Colon and Rectal Surgery. ACS annual conference, Oct 26 - 30, 2014,SanFrancisco, USA.
  5. Rectal Advancement Flap for High Posterior Transphincteric Fistula. Kamal T, Marecik SJ, Bertelson N, Pai A, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Video session: VE23 Colon and Rectal Surgery II. ACS annual conference, Oct 26 - 30, 2014,SanFrancisco, USA.
  1. Omental Pedicle Flap Does Not Decrease the Incidence of Bowel Obstruction following Abdomino-perineal Resection Kochar K, Pai A, Park JJ, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM. Podium Presentation. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting and Endo Expo, September 10 - 13. 2014. Las Vegas, NV, USA.
  2. Anastomotic Leaks: When Can You Stop Worrying? Kochar K, Pai A, Coralic J, Marecik SJ, Prasad LM, Park J. Podium Presentation. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting and Endo Expo, September 10 - 13, 2014. Las Vegas, NV, USA
  3. Wide Local Excision of Perianal Paget's disease with Gluteal Flap Reconstruction. Melich G, Kochar K, Calata J, Pai A, Park JJ, Prasad LM, Marecik SJ. Video podium presentation. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, May 30 - June 3, 2015. Boston, MA, USA.
  4. The impact of obesity on the perioperative, clinicopathologic and oncologic outcome of robot assisted total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer. Oral award paper podium presentation. Pai A, Subhankar P, Marecik SJ, Park JJ, Prasad LM. Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology Annual meeting, October 1st - 4th, 2015, Pune, India.
  5. Robotic Esophagectomy in the prone position and management of complications: Oral paper presentation at 'The Robotic surgeons council meeting' April 8th - 9th 2016, New Delhi, India.
  6. Translating fellowship experience in the United States to the Indian scenario: Oral paper presentation at 'The Robotic surgeons council meeting' April 8th - 9th 2016, New Delhi, India.