Education and Training
- M.D., Duke University, 1999
In the News
- Duke doctor duo share same name, ethicsJune 17, 2013
McCracken, EKE, Mureebe, L, and Blazer, DG. "Minimally Invasive Surgical Site Infection in Procedure-Targeted ACS NSQIP Pancreaticoduodenectomies." The Journal of Surgical Research 233 (January 2019): 183-191.
Youngwirth, LM, Freischlag, K, Nussbaum, DP, Benrashid, E, and Blazer, DG. "Primary sarcomas of the pancreas: A review of 253 patients from the National Cancer Data Base." Surgical Oncology 27, no. 4 (December 2018): 676-680. (Review)
Landa, K, Freischlag, K, Nussbaum, DP, Youngwirth, LM, and Blazer, DG. "Underutilization of surgical resection in patients with pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma." Hpb : the Official Journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association (December 2018).
Köhn, N, Maubach, J, Warschkow, R, Tsai, C, Nussbaum, DP, Candinas, D, Gloor, B, Schmied, BM, Blazer, DG, and Worni, M. "High rate of positive lymph nodes in T1a gallbladder cancer does not translate to decreased survival: a population-based, propensity score adjusted analysis." Hpb : the Official Journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 20, no. 11 (November 2018): 1073-1081.
Stephens, SJ, Czito, B, Zhang, X, Duffy, E, Malicki, M, Pitcher, B, Niedzwiecki, D, Abbruzzese, J, Uronis, H, Blobe, G, Blazer, DG, Willett, CG, and Palta, M. "Surgical and Pathologic Outcomes in Patients on a Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Hypofractionated Image-Guided Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (HIGRT) in Resectable and Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer.": Elsevier BV, November 2018.
Wall, KC, Schmitz, R, Carney, JM, and Blazer Iii, DG. "Large mesenteric lymphangioma in an adult patient: an unusual presentation of a rare disease." Bmj Case Reports 2018 (October 7, 2018).
Turner, MC, Cerullo, M, Adam, M, Shah, KN, Blazer, DG, Abbruzzese, JL, and Zani, S. "Adjuvant Chemotherapy Should Follow Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma, Despite Delays.": Elsevier BV, October 2018.
Lane, WO, Nussbaum, DP, Sun, Z, and Blazer, DG. "Preoperative radiation therapy in the surgical management of gastric and junctional adenocarcinoma: Should lymph node retrieval guidelines be altered?." Journal of Surgical Oncology 117, no. 8 (June 2018): 1708-1715.
Palta, M, Czito, BG, Duffy, E, Malicki, M, Niedzwiecki, D, Abbruzzese, JL, Uronis, HE, Blobe, GC, Blazer, DG, and Willett, C. "A phase II trial of neoadjuvant gemcitabine/nab-paclitaxel and SBRT for potentially resectable pancreas cancer: An evaluation of acute toxicity.": American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), May 20, 2018.
Mueller, AC, Tsai, C, Warschkow, R, Nussbaum, D, Schmied, BM, Blazer, D, Gloor, B, and Worni, M. "Overall survival for non-metastatic patients with gastric cardia cancer is better after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy compared to neo-adjuvant radio-chemotherapy: A population-based analysis using NCDB." 105th Annual Congress of the Swiss-Society-of-Surgery. Basel, SWITZERLAND. May 16, 2018 - May 18, 2018.: WILEY, May 1, 2018.