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Kevin Conlon
Chair of Surgery (2001), Surgery

Biography

Professor Conlon is Professor of Surgery at Trinity College Dublin based in the Adelaide and Meath Hospital incorporating the National Children's Hospital. He is a surgical oncologist with an interest in upper gastrointestinal cancer, particularly gastric and pancreatic malignancies. He is internationally recognised and widely published in the field of surgical oncology and is a member of many cooperative groups. Prior to joining TCD he was Associate Chairman of the Department of Surgery and Director of the Minimally Invasive Therapeutics Programme at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York. At Memorial Hospital, he was part of the executive team responsible for the development of their cancer disease management system and the initiation of a multidisciplinary regional care model for the patient with cancer.

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Duggan S.N, Ewald N, Kelleher L, Griffin O, Gibney J, Conlon K.C, The nutritional management of type 3c (pancreatogenic) diabetes in chronic pancreatitis, European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 71, (1), 2017, p3 - 8 Journal Article, 2017 URL DOI

Besselink M.G, van Rijssen L.B, Bassi C, Dervenis C, Montorsi M, Adham M, Asbun H.J, Bockhorn M, Strobel O, BÌchler M.W, Busch O.R, Charnley R.M, Conlon K.C, Fernández-Cruz L, Fingerhut A, Friess H, Izbicki J.R, Lillemoe K.D, Neoptolemos J.P, Sarr M.G, Shrikhande S.V, Sitarz R, Vollmer C.M, Yeo C.J, Hartwig W, Wolfgang C.L, Gouma D.J, Definition and classification of chyle leak after pancreatic operation: A consensus statement by the International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery, Surgery (United States), 161, (2), 2017, p365 - 372 Journal Article, 2017 DOI URL

Bassi C, Marchegiani G, Dervenis C, Sarr M, Abu Hilal M, Adham M, Allen P, Andersson R, Asbun H.J, Besselink M.G, Conlon K, Del Chiaro M, Falconi M, Fernandez-Cruz L, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Fingerhut A, Friess H, Gouma D.J, Hackert T, Izbicki J, Lillemoe K.D, Neoptolemos J.P, Olah A, Schulick R, Shrikhande S.V, Takada T, Takaori K, Traverso W, Vollmer C.R, Wolfgang C.L, Yeo C.J, Salvia R, Buchler M, The 2016 update of the International Study Group (ISGPS) definition and grading of postoperative pancreatic fistula: 11 Years After, Surgery (United States), 161, (3), 2017, p584 - 591 Journal Article, 2017 URL DOI

Ní Chonchubhair H.M, Bashir Y, McNaughton D, Barry J.M, Duggan S.N, Conlon K.C, Hospital discharges and patient activity associated with chronic pancreatitis in Ireland 2009â€"2013, Pancreatology, 17, (1), 2017, p56 - 62 Journal Article, 2017 URL DOI

O'Connor DB, Conlon KC., Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors in Younger Patients: A Start but More to Do!, JAMA Surg., 2017, p1- Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Parihar V, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Huggett M, Ryan BM, The role of endoscopic intervention in the management of inflammatory pancreatic fluid collections, European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 29, (4), 2016, p371-379 Journal Article, 2016 Other

van Hilst J, de Rooij T, Abu Hilal M, Asbun H.J, Barkun J, Boggi U, Busch O.R, Conlon K.C.P, Dijkgraaf M.G, Han H.-S, Hansen P.D, Kendrick M.L, Montagnini A.L, Palanivelu C, RÃ"sok B.I, Shrikhande S.V, Wakabayashi G, Zeh H.J, Vollmer C.M, Kooby D.A, Besselink M.G.H, Worldwide survey on opinions and use of minimally invasive pancreatic resection, HPB, 2016, p1- Journal Article, 2016 DOI URL

Adsay V1, Mino-Kenudson M, Furukawa T, Basturk O, Zamboni G, Marchegiani G, Bassi C, Salvia R, Malleo G, Paiella S, Wolfgang CL, Matthaei H, Offerhaus GJ, Adham M, Bruno MJ, Reid MD, Krasinskas A, Klöppel G, Ohike N, Tajiri T, Jang KT, Roa JC, Allen P, Fernández-del Castillo C, Jang JY, Klimstra DS, Hruban RH; Members of Verona Consensus Meeting, 2013., Pathologic Evaluation and Reporting of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas and Other Tumoral Intraepithelial Neoplasms of Pancreatobiliary Tract: Recommendations of Verona Consensus Meeting., Ann Surg., 263, (1), 2016, p162-77 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Hand F, Stirling A, Felle P, Conlon K, Ridgway P, The e-handover: Applications for surgical training, THE CLINICAL TEACHER, 2016, p1-5 Journal Article, 2016 DOI URL

Lahiff C, Swan N, Conlon K, Malone D, Maguire D, Hoti E, Geoghegan J, McEntee G, O'Toole D, Osteoclastic-Type Giant Cell Tumours of the Pancreas: A Homogenous Series of Rare Tumours Diagnosed by Endoscopic Ultrasound, Digestive Surgery, 33, (5), 2016, p401 - 405 Journal Article, 2016 URL DOI

Sinead N Duggan, Hazel M Ní Chonchubhair, Oladapo Lawal, Donal B O'Connor, Kevin C Conlon, Chronic pancreatitis: A diagnostic dilemma, World Journal of Gastroenterology, 22, (7), 2016, p2304 - 2313 Journal Article, 2016 TARA - Full Text URL

Vollmer C.M, Asbun H.J, Barkun J, Besselink M.G, Boggi U, Conlon K.C.P, Han H.-S, Hansen P.D, Kendrick M.L, Montagnini A.L, Palanivelu C, RÃ"sok B.I, Shrikhande S.V, Wakabayashi G, Zeh H.J, Kooby D.A, Minimally-invasive pancreatic resection (MIPR), Proceedings of the first international state-of-the-art Conference on minimally-invasive pancreatic resection (MIPR), HPB, 2016, pp1- Conference Paper, 2016 URL DOI

Kreitman RJ, Stetler-Stevenson M, Jaffe ES, Conlon KC, Steinberg SM, Wilson W, Waldmann TA, Pastan I.v, Complete Remissions of Adult T-cell Leukemia with Anti-CD25 Recombinant Immunotoxin LMB-2 and Chemotherapy to Block Immunogenicity., Clin Cancer Res., 22, (2), 2016, p310-8 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Sanabria Mateos, R., Conlon, K.C, Pancreatic cancer , Surgery (United Kingdom), 34, (6), 2016, p282-291 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Shrikhande S.V, Sivasanker M, Vollmer C.M, Friess H, Besselink M.G, Fingerhut A, Yeo C.J, Fernandez-delCastillo C, Dervenis C, Halloran C, Gouma D.J, Radenkovic D, Asbun H.J, Neoptolemos J.P, Izbicki J.R, Lillemoe K.D, Conlon K.C, Fernandez-Cruz L, Montorsi M, Bockhorn M, Adham M, Charnley R, Carter R, Hackert T, Hartwig W, Miao Y, Sarr M, Bassi C, BÃ"chler M.W, Pancreatic anastomosis after pancreatoduodenectomy: A position statement by the International Study Group of Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS), Surgery, 2016, p1-14 Journal Article, 2016 DOI TARA - Full Text URL

Ni Chonchubhair HM., O'Shea B, Kavanagh DO., Ryan BM., Duggan SN, Conlon KC., Chronic pancreatitis in primary and hospital based care in Ireland: The management of an orphan disease, JOP. Journal of the Pancreas, 17, 2016, phttp://pancreas.imedpub.com/ch Journal Article, 2016 URL

Redmond C.E, McEvoy S.H, Cullen A, Skehan S.J, Conlon K.C, Pancreaticopleural fistula as a presentation of a pancreatic neoplasm. A report of a case and review of the literature, Journal of the Pancreas, 16, (1), 2015, p95 - 96 Journal Article, 2015 URL

Bhatt N.R, Sheridan G, Connolly M, Kelly S, Gillis A, Conlon K.C, Lane S, Shanahan E, Ridgway P.F, Postoperative exercise training is associated with reduced respiratory infection rates and early discharge: A case-control study, Surgeon, 2015, p1- Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI TARA - Full Text

Falconi M, Crippa S, Chari S, Conlon K, Kim S.-W, Levy P, Tanaka M, Werner J, Wolfgang C.L, Pezzilli R, Castillo C.F.-D, Quality assessment of the guidelines on cystic neoplasms of the pancreas, Pancreatology, 15, (5), 2015, p463 - 469 Journal Article, 2015 DOI URL

Gillis A, Cipollone I, Cousins G, Conlon K, Does EUS-FNA molecular analysis carry additional value when compared to cytology in the diagnosis of pancreatic cystic neoplasm? A systematic review, HPB, 17, (5), 2015, p377 - 386 Journal Article, 2015 DOI URL

Conlon K.C, Lugli E, Welles H.C, Rosenberg S.A, Fojo A.T, Morris J.C, Fleisher T.A, Dubois S.P, Perera L.P, Stewart D.M, Goldman C.K, Bryant B.R, Decker J.M, Chen J, Worthy T.A, Figg W.D, Peer C.J, Sneller M.C, Lane H.C, Yovandich J.L, Creekmore S.P, Roederer M, Waldmann T.A, Redistribution, hyperproliferation, activation of natural killer cells and CD8 T cells, and cytokine production during first-in-human clinical trial of recombinant human interleukin-15 in patients with cancer, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 33, (1), 2015, p74 - 82 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Beagon C, Bhatt N.R, Donnelly S.M, Egan M, Mckay A.P, Mehigan B, Conlon K.C, Ridgway P.F, The impact of social work intervention in alcohol-induced pancreatitis in ireland: A single-center experience, Alcohol and Alcoholism, 50, (4), 2015, p438 - 443 Journal Article, 2015 DOI URL

Duggan SN, Purcell C, Kilbane, M, O'Keane M, McKenna M, Gaffney P, Ridgway PF, Boran G, Conlon KC, An Association Between Abnormal Bone Turnover, Systemic Infl ammation, and Osteoporosis in Patients With Chronic Pancreatitis: A Case-Matched Study, The American Journal of Gastroenterology, 110, 2015, p336 - 345 Journal Article, 2015

Morris MC, Hennessy M, Conlon KC, Ridgway PF., Evaluation of a "Subintern" Role: Action Over Observation For Final-Year Medical Students in Surgery., J Surg Educ, 72, (5), 2015, p862 - 867 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Dorcaratto D, Heneghan H.M, Fiore B, Awan F, Maguire D, Geoghegan J, Conlon K, Hoti E, Segmental Duodenal Resection: Indications, Surgical Techniques and Postoperative Outcomes, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 19, (4), 2015, p736 - 742 Journal Article, 2015 DOI URL

Morris MC, Gillis AE, Smoothey CO, Hennessy M, Conlon KC, Ridgway PF, An Alternative Certification Examination ("ACE") in Surgery., Journal of surgical education, 2014, p779-789 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Kelly M.E, Conlon C, Le G.N, Nason G.J, Mansour E, Conlon K.C, Ridgway P.F, Time to surgical review: an assessment of the traditional model of emergency surgical care, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 184, (2), 2014, p335-340 Journal Article, 2014 URL DOI

Asbun, Horacio J. Conlon, Kevin Fernandez-Cruz, Laureano Friess, Helmut Shrikhande, Shailesh V. Adham, Mustapha Bassi, Claudio Bockhorn, Maximilian Büchler, Markus Charnley, Richard M. Dervenis, Christos Fingerhutt, Abe Gouma, Dirk J. Hartwig, Werner Imrie, Clem Izbicki, Jakob R. Lillemoe, Keith D. Milicevic, Miroslav Montorsi, Marco Neoptolemos, John P. Sandberg, Aken A. Sarr, Michael Vollmer, Charles Yeo, Charles J. Traverso, L. William, When to Perform a Pancreatoduodenectomy in the Absence of Positive Histology? A consensus statement by the International Study Group of Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS), Surgery, 155, 2014, p887-892 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text

Duggan SN, Smyth ND, Murphy A, Macnaughton D, O'Keefe SJ, Conlon KC, High Prevalence of Osteoporosis in Patients With Chronic Pancreatitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis., Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, 12, (2), 2014, p219-28 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Crowley RK, Broderick D, O'Shea T, Boran G, Maher V, Crowther S, Gibney J, Conlon KC, Sherlock M, Spironolactone interference in the immunoassay of androstenedione in a patient with a cortisol secreting adrenal adenoma., Clinical Endocrinology, 81, (4), 2014, p629 - 630 Journal Article, 2014

Frilling A, Modlin IM, Kidd M, Russell C, Breitenstein S, Salem R, Kwekkeboom D, Lau WY, Klersy C, Vilgrain V, Davidson B, Siegler M, Caplin M, Solcia E, Schilsky R ; Working Group on Neuroendocrine Liver Metastases, Recommendations for management of patients with neuroendocrine metastases, Lancet Oncology, 19, 2014, pe8-21 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Gallagher T.K, McErlean S, O'Farrell A, Hoti E, Maguire D, Traynor O.J, Conlon K.C, Geoghegan J.G, Incidence and risk factors of delirium in patients post pancreaticoduodenectomy, HPB, 16, (9), 2014, p864 - 869 Journal Article, 2014 DOI URL

Bockhorn M, Uzunoglu F.G, Adham M, Imrie C, Milicevic M, Sandberg A.A, Asbun H.J, Bassi C, BÃŒchler M, Charnley R.M, Conlon K, Cruz L.F, Dervenis C, Fingerhutt A, Friess H, Gouma D.J, Hartwig W, Lillemoe K.D, Montorsi M, Neoptolemos J.P, Shrikhande S.V, Takaori K, Traverso W, Vashist Y.K, Vollmer C, Yeo C.J, Izbicki J.R, Borderline resectable pancreatic cancer: A consensus statement by the International Study Group of Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS), Surgery (United States), 155, (6), 2014, p977 - 988 Journal Article, 2014 URL DOI

Tol J.A.M.G, Gouma D.J, Bassi C, Dervenis C, Montorsi M, Adham M, Andrén-Sandberg A, Asbun H.J, Bockhorn M, BÌchler M.W, Conlon K.C, Fernández-Cruz L, Fingerhut A, Friess H, Hartwig W, Izbicki J.R, Lillemoe K.D, Milicevic M.N, Neoptolemos J.P, Shrikhande S.V, Vollmer C.M, Yeo C.J, Charnley R.M, Definition of a standard lymphadenectomy in surgery for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: A consensus statement by the International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS), Surgery (United States), 156, (3), 2014, p591 - 600 Journal Article, 2014 URL DOI

Duggan SN, Smyth ND, O'Sullivan M, Feehan S, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC., The prevalence of malnutrition and fat-soluble vitamin deficiencies in chronic pancreatitis., Nutr Clin Pract., 29, (3 ), 2014, p348 - 354 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Quinlan CS, McDermott R, Moran N, Sweeney B, Lakshmanadass G, Conlon KC, Ridgway PF., Standardization of management in acute pediatric pancreatitis: a tertiary centre perspective., Scand J Gastroenterol, 12, 2014, p1503-4 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Adler H, Redmond CE, Heneghan HM, Swan N, Maguire D, Traynor O, Hoti E, Geoghegan JG, Conlon KC, Pancreatectomy for metastatic disease: A systematic review., European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology, 40, 2014, p379-86 Journal Article, 2014

Redmond C.E, Adler H, Heneghan H.M, Kelly R, Swan N, Cantwell C.P, Maguire D, Traynor O, Hoti E, Geoghegan J.G, Conlon K.C, Pancreatic metastasectomy: experience of the Irish National Surgical Centre for Pancreatic Cancer, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 183, (4), 2014, p677 - 680 Journal Article, 2014 URL DOI

Hartwig, Werner Vollmer, Charles M. Fingerhut, Abe Yeo, Charles J. Neoptolemos, John P. Adham, Mustapha Andrén-Sandberg, Åke Asbun, Horacio J. Bassi, Claudio Bockhorn, Max Charnley, Richard Conlon, Kevin C. Dervenis, Christos Fernandez-Cruz, Laureano Friess, Helmut Gouma, Dirk J. Imrie, Clem W. Lillemoe, Keith D. Milićević, Miroslav N. Montorsi, Marco Shrikhande, Shailesh V. Vashist, Yogesh K. Izbicki, Jakob R. Büchler, Markus W., Extended pancreatectomy in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: definition and consensus of the International Study Group for Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS), Surgery, 2014 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text

Waldmann T.A, Conlon K.C, Stewart D.M, Worthy T.Y.A, Janik J.E, Fleisher T.A, Albert P.S, Figg W.D, Spencer S.D, Raffeld M, Decker J.R, Goldman C.K, Bryant B.R, Petrus M.N, Creekmore S.P, Morris J.C, Phase 1 trial of IL-15 trans presentation blockade using humanized Mik-Beta-1 mAb in patients with T-cell large granular lymphocytic leukemia, Blood, 121, (3), 2013, p476 - 484 Journal Article, 2013 DOI URL

Chen J, Pise-Masison C.A, Shih J.H, Morris J.C, Janik J.E, Conlon K.C, Keating A, Waldmann T.A, Markedly additive antitumor activity with the combination of a selective survivin suppressant YM155 and alemtuzumab in adult T-cell leukemia., Blood, 121, (11), 2013, p2029 - 2037 Journal Article, 2013 DOI URL

Duggan S.N, Conlon K.C, Bone health guidelines for patients with chronic pancreatitis, Gastroenterology, 145, (4), 2013, p911- Journal Article, 2013 URL DOI

Teo M, Mohd Sharial MS, McDonnell F, Conlon KC, Ridgway PF, McDermott RS, Prognostic role of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in advanced pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: impact of baseline fluctuation and changes during chemotherapy., Tumori, 99, (4), 2013, p516-22 Journal Article, 2013

M Morris, M Bennett, M Hennessy, KC Conlon, PF Ridgway., An Alternative Certification examination "ACE": Can post graduate methods be used to asses clinical skills in medical undergraduates ?, British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 3, (4), 2013, p1806 - 1817 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Duggan S.N, Conlon K.C, A practical guide to the nutritional management of chronic pancreatitis, Practical Gastroenterology, 37, (6), 2013, p24 - 32 Journal Article, 2013 URL

Teo M, Crotty GF, O'Súilleabháin C, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Power DG, McDermott RS, Identification of distinct phenotypes of locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma., Journal of gastrointestinal cancer, 44, (1), 2013, p73-8 Journal Article, 2013

Teo M, Crotty GF, O'Súilleabháin C, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Power DG, McDermott RS., Identification of distinct phenotypes of locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma., Journal of Intestinal Cancer, 44, (1), 2013, p73 - 78 Journal Article, 2013

Kelly ME, Gallagher TK, Smith MJ, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Day-case laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication: a default pathway or is selection the key?, Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A, 22, (9), 2012, p859-63 Journal Article, 2012

Rogers A, Smith MJ, Doolan P, Clarke C, Clynes M, Murphy JF, McDermott A, Swan N, Crotty P, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC., Invasive markers identified by gene expression profiling in pancreatic cancer., Pancreatology. , 12, (2), 2012, p130 - 140 Journal Article, 2012

Rogers A, Smith MJ, Doolan P, Clarke C, Clynes M, Murphy JF, McDermott A, Swan N, Crotty P, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, An invasive gene expression signature in pancreatic adenocarcinoma, Pancreatology, 12, 2012, p130-140 Journal Article, 2012

Simone II C.B, Morris J.C, Stewart D.M, Urquhart N.E, Janik J.E, Kreitman R.J, Lita E, Conlon K, Wharfe G, Waldmann T.A, Kaushal A, Radiation therapy for the management of patients with HTLV-1-associated adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma, Blood, 120, (9), 2012, p1816 - 1819 Journal Article, 2012 DOI URL

Rogers A, Smith MJ, Doolan P, Clarke C, Clynes M, Murphy JF, McDermott A, Swan N, Crotty P, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Invasive markers identified by gene expression profiling in pancreatic cancer., Pancreatology : official journal of the International Association of Pancreatology (IAP) ... [et al.], 12, (2), 2012, p130-40 Journal Article, 2012

Kelly ME, Gallagher TK, Smith MJ, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC., Day-case laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication: a default pathway or is selection the key?, J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A, 22, (9), 2012, p859 - 863 Journal Article, 2012

Duggan SN, Smyth ND, O'Sullivan M, Feehan S, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, A transatlantic survey of nutrition practice in acute pancreatitis., Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association, 25, (4), 2012, p388-97 Journal Article, 2012

S Duggan, N Smyth, M O'Sullivan, S Feehan, P Ridgeway, K Conlon, A transatlantic survey of nutrition practice in acute pancreatitis, J Hum Nutr Diet , 25, (4), 2012, p388 - 397 Journal Article, 2012

Davis M, Conlon K, Bohac G.C, Barcenas J, Leslie W, Watkins L, Lamzabi I, Deng Y, Li Y, Plate J.M.D, Effect of pemetrexed on innate immune killer cells and adaptive immune T cells in subjects with adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, Journal of Immunotherapy, 35, (8), 2012, p629 - 640 Journal Article, 2012 URL DOI

Duggan SN, O Sullivan M, Hamilton S, Feehan SM, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Patients with chronic pancreatitis are at increased risk for osteoporosis., Pancreas, 41, (7), 2012, p1119-24 Journal Article, 2012

Walsh N, Larkin A, Swan N, Conlon K, Dowling P, McDermott R, Clynes M, RNAi knockdown of Hop (Hsp70/Hsp90 organising protein) decreases invasion via MMP-2 down regulation, Cancer Letters, 306, (2), 2011, p180 - 189 Journal Article, 2011 DOI URL

Grimes T.C., Duggan C.A., Delaney T.P., Graham I.M., Conlon K.C., Jago-Byrne M.C., O' Brien P., Medication details documented on hospital discharge: cross sectional observational study of factors associated with medication non-reconciliation., British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 71, (3), 2011, p449 - 457 Journal Article, 2011 URL DOI

S. Ryan, J.M. O'Riordan, S. Tierney, K.C. Conlon and P.F. Ridgway, Impact of a new electronic handover system in surgery, International Journal of Surgery, 9, (3), 2011, p217-220 Journal Article, 2011 TARA - Full Text

Ryan S, O'Riordan JM, Tierney S, Conlon KC, Ridgway PF, Impact of a new electronic handover system in surgery., International journal of surgery (London, England), 9, (3), 2011, p217-20 Journal Article, 2011

Duggan S, O'Sullivan M, Feehan S, Ridgway P, Conlon K, Nutrition treatment of deficiency and malnutrition in chronic pancreatitis: a review., Nutrition in clinical practice : official publication of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 25, (4), 2010, p362-70 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Toomey DP, Manahan E, McKeown C, Rogers A, McMillan H, Geary M, Conlon KC, Murphy JF, Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and not Cyclooxygenase 2 Promotes Endothelial Cell Viability in the Pancreatic Tumor Microenvironment., Pancreas, 39, (5), 2010, p595 - 603 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Ward EV, O'brien J, Conlon K, Torreggiani WC, Unusual long-term complications of a splenic cyst., JBR-BTR : organe de la Société royale belge de radiologie (SRBR) = orgaan van de Koninklijke Belgische Vereniging voor Radiologie (KBVR), 93, (1), 2010, p7-9 Journal Article, 2010

Ward EV, O'Brien J, Conlon KC, Torreggiani WC, Unusual long-term complications of a splenic cyst, JBR-BTR, 93, (1), 2010, p7 - 9 Journal Article, 2010

Discourse Ethics in, editor(s)Gray, M., Midgley, J. and Webb, S. , Ethics abd Values Perspectives in Social Work, London, Sage, 2010, pp65 - 88, [Houston, S.] Book Chapter, 2010

Davies K, Conlon KC, Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas., Current gastroenterology reports, 11, (2), 2009, p119-27 Journal Article, 2009

Stunell H, Ridgway PF, Torreggiani WC, Crotty P, Conlon KC, Hepatic lymphangioma: a rare cause of abdominal pain in a 30-year-old female., Irish journal of medical science, 178, (1), 2009, p93-6 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Geraghty M, Khan IZ, Conlon KC, Large primary splenic cyst: A laparoscopic technique., Journal of minimal access surgery, 5, (1), 2009, p14-16 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Stunell, H, Ridgway, PF, Torreggiani, WC, Crotty, P, Conlon, KC, Hepatic lymphangioma: a rare cause of abdominal pain in a 30-year-old female, IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, 178, 2009 Journal Article, 2009

D. Toomey, E. Manahan, C. McKeown, A. Rogers, H. McMillan, M. Geary, K.C. Conlon, J.F. Murphy, Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and not Cyclooxygenase-2 stimulate endothelial cell viability in the pancreatic tumour micro-environment. , Pancreas, 2009 Journal Article, 2009

Toomey DP, Murphy JF, Conlon KC, COX-2, VEGF and tumour angiogenesis., The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland, 7, (3), 2009, p174-80 Journal Article, 2009

D.P. Toomey, J.F. Murphy, K.C. Conlon., COX-2, VEGF and Tumour Angiogenesis , The Surgeon, 7, 2009, p174-80 Journal Article, 2009

Duggan S, Egan SM, Smyth ND, Feehan SM, Breslin N, Conlon KC, Blind bedside insertion of small bowel feeding tubes., Irish journal of medical science, 2009 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

White R, Winston C, Gonen M, D'Angelica M, Jarnagin W, Fong Y, Conlon K, Brennan M, Allen P, Current Utility of Staging Laparoscopy for Pancreatic and Peripancreatic Neoplasms, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 206, (3), 2008, p445 - 450 Journal Article, 2008 DOI URL

Field S, Kelly G, Tobin A.-M, Barragry J.M, Conlon K.C, Kirby B, Severe deterioration of psoriasis due to an insulinoma, Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, 33, (2), 2008, p145 - 147 Journal Article, 2008 URL DOI

Duggan S.N, Smyth N.D, Egan S.M, Roddy M, Conlon K.C, An assessment of the validity of enteral aspirate pH measurements made with commercial pH strips, e-SPEN, 3, (6), 2008 Journal Article, 2008 DOI URL

O'Grady HL, Conlon KC, Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours., European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology, 34, (3), 2008, p324-32 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Stunell H, Aremu M, Collins D, Torreggiani WC, Conlon KC, Assessment of the value of pelvic ultrasonography in pre-menopausal women with right iliac fossa pain., Irish medical journal, 101, (7), 2008, p216-7 Journal Article, 2008

Ward E.V.M, Buckley O, Doody O, Govender P, Conlon K, Torreggiani W.C, Percutaneous thrombin embolization of a ruptured peripancreatic pseudoaneurysm, Digestion, 76, (3-4), 2007, p188 - 191 Journal Article, 2007 URL DOI

Toomey DP, Swan N, Torreggiani W, Conlon KC, Autoimmune pancreatitis: medical and surgical management., JOP : Journal of the pancreas, 8, (3), 2007, p335-43 Journal Article, 2007

Toomey DP, Swan N, Torreggiani W, Conlon KC, Autoimmune pancreatitis., The British journal of surgery, 94, (9), 2007, p1067-74 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

O'Farrell A, Allwright S, Toomey D, Bedford D, Conlon K, Hospital admission for acute pancreatitis in the Irish population, 1997-2004: could the increase be due to an increase in alcohol-related pancreatitis?, Journal of Public Health, 29, (4), 2007, p398 - 404 Journal Article, 2007 TARA - Full Text DOI URL

Broe D, Ridgway PF, Swan N, Conlon KC, Splenic preserving distal pancreatectomy of a solid pseudopapillary pancreatic tumour., Irish journal of medical science, 175, (2), 2006, p77-80 Journal Article, 2006

Magill P, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Neary P, A case of probable ibuprofen-induced acute pancreatitis., JOP : Journal of the pancreas, 7, (3), 2006, p311-4 Journal Article, 2006

Tucker ON, Crotty PL, Conlon KC, The management of insulinoma., The British journal of surgery, 93, (3), 2006, p264-75 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Tucker ON, Crotty PL, Conlon KC, The management of insulinoma, British Journal of Surgery, 93, (3), 2006, p264 - 275 Journal Article, 2006

Magill P, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC, Neary P, A case of probably ibuprofen-induced acute pancreatitis, Journal of the Pancreas, 7, (3), 2006, p311 - 314 Journal Article, 2006

Sweeney KJ, Dillon M, Johnston SM, Keane FB, Conlon KC, Training in laparoscopic appendectomy., World journal of surgery, 30, (3), 2006, p358-63 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Sweeney KJ, Dillon MF, Johnston SM, Keane FBV, Conlon KC, Training in laparoscopic appendectomy, World Journal of Surgery, 30, (3), 2006, p358 - 363 Journal Article, 2006

Broe D, Ridgway PF, Johnson S, Tierney S, Conlon KC, Construct validation of a novel hybrid surgical simulator, Surgical Endoscopy, 20, (6), 2006, p900 - 904 Journal Article, 2006

Broe, D, Ridgway, PF, Johnson, S, Tierney, S, Conlon, KC, Construct validation of a novel hybrid surgical simulator, SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 20, 2006 Journal Article, 2006

Beddy, P, Ridgway, PF, Geoghegan, T, Peirce, C, Govender, P, Keane, FBV, Torreggiani, WC, Conlon, KCP, Inguinal hernia repair protects testicular function: A prospective study of open and laparoscopic herniorraphy, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 203, 2006 Journal Article, 2006

Beddy P, Ridgway PF, Geoghegan T, Peirce C, Govender P, Keane FB, Torreggiani WC, Conlon KC, Inguinal hernia repair protects testicular function: a prospective study of open and laparoscopic herniorraphy, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 203, (1), 2006, p17 - 23 Journal Article, 2006

Beddy P, Ridgway PF, Geoghegan T, Peirce C, Govender P, Keane FB, Torreggiani WC, Conlon KC, Inguinal hernia repair protects testicular function: a prospective study of open and laparoscopic herniorraphy., Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 203, (1), 2006, p17-23 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Broe D, Ridgway PF, Johnson S, Tierney S, Conlon KC, Construct validation of a novel hybrid surgical simulator., Surgical endoscopy, 20, (6), 2006, p900-4 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Broe D, Ridgway PF, Swan N, Conlon KC, Splenic preserving distal pancreatectomy of a solid pseudopapillary pancreatic tumour, Ir J Med Sci., 175, (2), 2006, p77 - 80 Journal Article, 2006

Zee SY, Hochwald SN, Conlon KC, Brennan MR, Klimstra DS, Pleomorphic pancreatic endocrine neoplasms: a variant commonly confused with adenocarcinoma, American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 29, (9), 2005, p1194 - 1200 Journal Article, 2005

Conlon KC, Intraductal papillary mucinous tumors of the pancreas., Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 23, (20), 2005, p4518-23 Journal Article, 2005 DOI

Fitzgerald E, Neary P, Conlon KC, An unusual case of appendicitis, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 174, (1), 2005, p65 - 66 Journal Article, 2005

Zee SY, Hochwald SN, Conlon KC, Brennan MF, Klimstra DS, Pleomorphic pancreatic endocrine neoplasms: a variant commonly confused with adenocarcinoma., The American journal of surgical pathology, 29, (9), 2005, p1194-200 Journal Article, 2005

Fitzgerald E, Neary P, Conlon KC, An unusual case of appendicitis., Irish journal of medical science, 174, (1), 2005, p65-6 Journal Article, 2005

Conlon KC, Management of cystic lesions of the pancreas, Clinical Advances in Hematology Oncology, 3, (6), 2005, p461 - 463 Journal Article, 2005

Conlon KC, Intraductal papillary mucinous tumours of the pancreas, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23, (20), 2005, p4518 - 4523 Journal Article, 2005

Brennan MF, Kattan MW, Klimstra D, Conlon KC, Prognostic nomogram for patients undergoing resection for adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, Annals of Surgery, 240, (2), 2004, p293 - 298 Journal Article, 2004

Eguare EI, Neary P, Crosbie J, Johnston SM, Beddy P, McGovern B, Torreggiani WC, Conlon KC, Keane FB, Dynamic magnetic resonance imaging of the pelvic floor in patients with idiopathic combined fecal and urinary incontinence., Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 8, (1), 2004, p73-82; discussion 82 Journal Article, 2004

Disability in, editor(s)A. Lodge & K. Lynch , Diversity at School, Dublin, The Equality Authority, 2004, pp77 - 91, [Shevlin, M. & Kenny, M.] Book Chapter, 2004

Fitzgerald M., Autism and Creativity , Routledge, 2004 Book, 2004 URL

Sarela AI, Brennan MF, Karpeh MS, Klimstra D, Conlon KC, Adenocarcinoma of the duodenum: importance of accurate lymph node staging and similarity in outcome to gastric cancer, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 11, (4), 2004, p380 - 386 Journal Article, 2004

Shoup M, Winston C, Brennan MF, Bassman D, Conlon KC, Is there a role for staging laparoscopy in patients with locally advanced unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma?, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 8, (8), 2004, p1068 - 1071 Journal Article, 2004

Conlon KC, Johnston SM. , Staging of intra-abdominal malignancy, Operative techniques in general surgery, 6, 2004, p4-12 Journal Article, 2004

Eguare E, Neary P, Crosbie J, Johnston SM, Beddy P, McGovern B, Torreggiani WC, Conlon KC, Keane FB, Dynamic magnetic resonance imaging of the pelvic floor in patients with idiopathic combined fecaland urinary incontinance, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 8, (1), 2004, p73 - 82 Journal Article, 2004

Beddy P, Neary P, Eguare EI, McCollum R, Crosbie J, Conlon KC, Keane FB, Electromyographic biofeedback can improve subjective and objective measures of fecal incontinence in the short term., Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 8, (1), 2004, p64-72; discussion 71-2 Journal Article, 2004

D'Angelica M, Brennan MF, Suriawinata A, Klimstra D, Conlon KC, Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: an analysis of clinicopathologic features and outcome, Annals of Surgery, 239, (3), 2004, p400 - 408 Journal Article, 2004

Qasim, A, Sebastian, S, Johnston, S, Crotty, P, Buckley, M, Conlon, KC, Endoscopic diagnosis of a congenital ileal duplication cyst., Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 60, (2), 2004, p319-321 Journal Article, 2004 DOI

Weber S.M, Cubukcu-Dimopulo O, Palesty J.A, Suriawinata A, Klimstra D, Brennan M.F, Conlon K, Warshaw A.L, Weber S, O'Toole D, Billingsley K.G, Kirkwood K.S, Traverso L.W, Lymphoplasmacytic sclerosing pancreatitis: Inflammatory mimic of pancreatic carcinoma, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 7, (1), 2003, p129 - 139 Journal Article, 2003 DOI URL

McNamara D, Pancreatic disease, Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics , (18), 2003, p60-65 Review Article, 2003

Conlon KC, Carcinoma of the ampulla of vater: a distinct disease entity, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 10, (10), 2003, p1136 - 1137 Journal Article, 2003

D'Angelica M, Fong Y, Weber S, Gonen M, DeMatteo R.P, Conlon K, Blumgart L.H, Jarnagin W.R, The role of staging laparoscopy in hepatobiliary malignancy: Prospective analysis of 401 cases, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 10, (2), 2003, p183 - 189 Journal Article, 2003 URL DOI

Allen P.J, Jaques D.P, D'Angelica M, Bowne W.B, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Cystic lesions of the pancreas: Selection criteria for operative and nonoperative management in 209 patients, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 7, (8), 2003, p970 - 977 Journal Article, 2003 URL DOI

The Pancreas Surgery Group., The potent somatostatin analogue vapreotide does not decrease pancreas-specific complications after elective pancreatectomy: A prospective, multicenter, double-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. , Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 196, 2003, p556-565 Journal Article, 2003

Sarela AI, Murphy I, Coit DG, Conlon KC., Metastasis to the Adrenal Gland, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 10, 2003, p1191-1196 Journal Article, 2003

Stojadinovic A, Brooks A, Hoos A, Jaques D.P, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, An evidence-based approach to the surgical management of resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 196, (6), 2003, p954 - 964 Journal Article, 2003 DOI URL

Stojadinovic A, Hoos A, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C.P, Randomized clinical trials in pancreatic cancer, Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, 11, (1), 2002, p207 - 229 Journal Article, 2002 URL DOI

Abraham SC, Wu TT, Hruban RH, Lee JH, Yeo CJ, Conlon KC, Brennan M, Cameron JL, Klimstra DS. , Genetic and immunohistochemical analysis of pancreatic acinar carcinoma: frequent allelic loss on chromosome 11p and alterations in the APC/beta-catenin pathway. , American Journal of Pathology, 160, 2002, p952-962 Journal Article, 2002

D'Angelica M, Jarnagin W.R, Dematteo R, Conlon K, Blumgart L.H, Fong Y, Staging laparoscopy for potentially resectable noncolorectal, nonneuroendocrine liver metastases, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 9, (2), 2002, p204 - 209 Journal Article, 2002 DOI URL

Hochwald S.N, Zee S, Conlon K.C, Colleoni R, Louie O, Brennan M.F, Klimstra D.S, Prognostic factors in pancreatic endocrine neoplasms: An analysis of 136 cases with a proposal for low-grade and intermediate-grade groups, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 20, (11), 2002, p2633 - 2642 Journal Article, 2002 URL DOI

Abraham S.C, Klimstra D.S, Wilentz R.E, Yeo C.J, Conlon K, Brennan M, Cameron J.L, Wu T.-T, Hruban R.H, Solid-pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas are genetically distinct from pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas and almost always harbor β-catenin mutations, American Journal of Pathology, 160, (4), 2002, p1361 - 1369 Journal Article, 2002 URL

Hiotis S.P, Klimstra D.S, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Results after pancreatic resection for metastatic lesions, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 9, (7), 2002, p675 - 679 Journal Article, 2002 DOI URL

Conlon K.C, McMahon R.L, Minimally invasive surgery in the diagnosis and treatment of upper gastrointestinal tract malignancy, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 9, (8), 2002, p725 - 737 Journal Article, 2002 DOI URL

Brooks A.D, Mallis Jr. M.J, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C.P, Pitt H.A, Matthews J, Lillemoe K, Helton W.S, Hoffman J, Fernandez-Del Castillo C, The value of laparoscopy in the management of ampullary, duodenal, and distal bile duct tumors, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 6, (2), 2002, p139 - 146 Journal Article, 2002 URL DOI

Holen K.D, Klimstra D.S, Hummer A, Gonen M, Conlon K, Brennan M, Saltz L.B, Clinical characteristics and outcomes from an institutional series of acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas and related tumors, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 20, (24), 2002, p4673 - 4678 Journal Article, 2002 URL DOI

Kim H.J, Czischke K, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C, Does neoadjuvant chemoradiation downstage locally advanced pancreatic cancer?, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 6, (5), 2002, p763 - 769 Journal Article, 2002 DOI URL

Volkan Adsay N, Conlon K.C, Zee S.Y, Brennan M.F, Klimstra D.S, Intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: An analysis of in situ and invasive carcinomas in 28 patients, Cancer, 94, (1), 2002, p62 - 77 Journal Article, 2002 URL DOI

Martin R.C.G, Klimstra D.S, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C, Solid-pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas: A surgical enigma?, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 9, (1), 2002, p35 - 40 Journal Article, 2002 DOI URL

Shoup M, Brennan M.F, McWhite K, Leung D.H.Y, Klimstra D, Conlon K.C, The value of splenic preservation with distal pancreatectomy, Archives of Surgery, 137, (2), 2002, p164 - 168 Journal Article, 2002 URL

Shoup M, Brennan M.F, Karpeh M.S, Gillern S.M, McMahon R.L, Conlon K.C, Port site metastasis after diagnostic laparoscopy for upper gastrointestinal tract malignancies: An uncommon entity, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 9, (7), 2002, p632 - 636 Journal Article, 2002 URL DOI

Conlon K.C, The Evans/Wolff/Crane article reviewed, ONCOLOGY, 15, (6), 2001, p744 - 747 Journal Article, 2001 URL

Karpoff H.M, Klimstra D.S, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C, Results of total pancreatectomy for adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, Archives of Surgery, 136, (1), 2001, p44 - 48 Journal Article, 2001 URL

Conlon K.C, Labow D, Leung D, Smith A, Jarnagin W, Coit D.G, Merchant N, Brennan M.F, Prospective randomized clinical trial of the value of intraperitoneal drainage after pancreatic resection, Annals of Surgery, 234, (4), 2001, p487 - 494 Journal Article, 2001 URL DOI

Hochwald S.N, Weiser M.R, Colleoni R, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C, Laparoscopy predicts metastatic disease and spares laparotomy in selected patients with pancreatic nonfunctioning islet cell tumors, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 8, (3), 2001, p249 - 253 Journal Article, 2001 DOI URL

Conlon KC., Neoadjuvant Strategies for Pancreatic Cancer, Oncology, 2001, p15-16 Journal Article, 2001

Shoup M, Conlon K.C, Detecting and staging malignancy, Problems in General Surgery, 18, (1), 2001, p64 - 72 Journal Article, 2001 URL

Conlon K.C, Staging laparoscopy for gastric cancer, Annali Italiani di Chirurgia, 72, (1), 2001, p33 - 37 Journal Article, 2001 URL

Adsay N.V, Pierson C, Sarkar F, Abrams J, Weaver D, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Klimstra D.S, Colloid (mucinous noncystic) carcinoma of the pancreas, American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 25, (1), 2001, p26 - 42 Journal Article, 2001 DOI URL

Jarnagin W.R, Conlon K, Bodniewicz J, Dougherty E, Dematteo R.P, Blumgart L.H, Fong Y, A clinical scoring system predicts the yield of diagnostic laparoscopy in patients with potentially resectable hepatic colorectal metastases, Cancer, 91, (6), 2001, p1121 - 1128 Journal Article, 2001 URL DOI

Janik J.E, Miller L.L, Korn E.L, Stevens D, Curti B.D, Smith II J.W, Sznol M, Conlon K.C, Sharfman W, Urba W.J, Gause B.L, Longo D.L, A prospective randomized phase II trial of GM-CSF priming to prevent topotecan-induced neutropenia in chemotherapy-naive patients with malignant melanoma or renal cell carcinoma, Blood, 97, (7), 2001, p1942 - 1946 Journal Article, 2001 URL DOI

Spanknebel K, Conlon K.C.P, Advances in the Surgical Management of Pancreatic Cancer, Cancer Journal, 7, (4), 2001, p312 - 323 Journal Article, 2001 URL

Jarnagin W.R, Bodniewicz J, Dougherty E, Conlon K, Blumgart L.H, Fong Y, A Prospective Analysis of Staging Laparoscopy in Patients with Primary and Secondary Hepatobiliary Malignancies, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 4, (1), 2000, p34 - 42 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Hochwald S.N, Conlon K.C, Images for surgeons. Intraductal papillary neoplasm of the pancreas., Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 190, (4), 2000, p491- Journal Article, 2000 URL

Koea J.B, Conlon K, Paty P.B, Guillem J.G, Cohen A.M, Pancreatic or duodenal resection or both for advanced carcinoma of the right colon: Is it justified?, Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 43, (4), 2000, p460 - 465 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Laparoscopy for staging abdominal malignancies., Advances in surgery, 34, 2000, p331 - 350 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Mudan S.S, Conlon K.C, Woodruff J.M, Lewis J.J, Brennan M.F, Salvage surgery for patients with recurrent gastrointestinal sarcoma. Prognostic factors to guide-patient selection, Cancer, 88, (1), 2000, p66 - 74 Journal Article, 2000 DOI URL

Conlon K.C, The Wexner/Hwang article reviewed, ONCOLOGY, 14, (8), 2000, p1148 - 1149 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Fong Y, Jarnagin W, Conlon K.C, DeMatteo R, Dougherty E, Blumgart L.H, Hand-assisted laparoscopic liver resection: Lessons from an initial experience, Archives of Surgery, 135, (7), 2000, p854 - 859 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Hochwald S.N, Conlon K.C, Intraductal papillary neoplasm of the pancreas, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 190, (4), 2000, p491- Journal Article, 2000 URL DOI

Koea J.B, Guillem J.G, Conlon K.C, Minsky B, Saltz L, Cohen A, Role of Laparoscopy in the Initial Multimodality Management of Patients with Near-Obstructing Rectal Cancer, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 4, (1), 2000, p105 - 108 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Gebrayel N, Conlon K, Shike M, Coeliac disease diagnosed after pancreaticoduodenectomy, European Journal of Surgery, 166, (9), 2000, p742 - 743 Journal Article, 2000 URL

Labow D.M, Conlon K.C, Pneumothorax after diagnostic laparoscopy, Surgical Endoscopy, 13, (9), 1999, p935 - 936 Journal Article, 1999 DOI URL

Espat N.J, Brennan M.F, Conlon K.C, Patients with laparoscopically staged unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma do not require subsequent surgical biliary or gastric bypass, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 188, (6), 1999, p649 - 657 Journal Article, 1999 DOI URL

Povoski S.P, Karpeh Jr. M.S, Conlon K.C, Blumgart L.H, Brennan M.F, Preoperative Biliary Drainage: Impact on Intraoperative Bile Cultures and Infectious Morbidity and Mortality after Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 3, (5), 1999, p496 - 505 Journal Article, 1999 URL

Janik J.E, Miller L.L, Kopp W.C, Taub D.D, Dawson H, Stevens D, Kostboth P, Curti B.D, Conlon K.C, Dunn B.K, Donegan S.E, Ullrich R, Alvord W.G, Gause B.L, Longo D.L, Treatment with tumor necrosis factor-α and granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor increases epidermal Langerhans' cell numbers in cancer patients, Clinical Immunology, 93, (3), 1999, p209 - 221 Journal Article, 1999 URL DOI

Merchant N.B, Conlon K.C, Saigo P, Dougherty E, Brennan M.F, Positive peritoneal cytology predicts unresectability of pancreatic adenocarcinoma, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 188, (4), 1999, p421 - 426 Journal Article, 1999 DOI URL

Espat NJ, Brennan MF, Conlon KC., Analysis of clinical outcome following laparoscopic staging for unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma. , Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 188, 1999, p649-55 Journal Article, 1999

Schwarz R.E, Harrison L.E, Conlon K.C, Klimstra D.S, Brennan M.F, The impact of splenectomy on outcomes after resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 188, (5), 1999, p516 - 521 Journal Article, 1999 DOI URL

Povoski S.P, Karpeh Jr. M.S, Conlon K.C, Blumgart L.H, Brennan M.F, Association of preoperative biliary drainage with postoperative outcome following pancreaticoduodenectomy, Annals of Surgery, 230, (2), 1999, p131 - 142 Journal Article, 1999 DOI URL

Conlon K.C, Value of laparoscopic staging for upper gastrointestinal malignancies, Journal of Surgical Oncology, 71, (2), 1999, p71 - 73 Journal Article, 1999 DOI URL

Burke E.C, Karpeh Jr. M.S, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Peritoneal lavage cytology in gastric cancer: An independent predictor of outcome, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 5, (5), 1998, p411 - 415 Journal Article, 1998 URL DOI

Mann G.B, Conlon K.C, LaQuaglia M, Dougherfy E, Moskowitz C.H, Zelenetz A.D, Emerging role of laparoscopy in the diagnosis of lymphoma, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 16, (5), 1998, p1909 - 1915 Journal Article, 1998 URL

Minnard E.A, Conlon K.C, Hoos A, Dougherty E.C, Hann L.E, Brennan M.F, Laparoscopic ultrasound enhances standard laparoscopy in the staging of pancreatic cancer, Annals of Surgery, 228, (2), 1998, p182 - 187 Journal Article, 1998 URL DOI

Howe J.R, Klimstra D.S, Moccia R.D, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Factors predictive of survival in ampullary carcinoma, Annals of Surgery, 228, (1), 1998, p87 - 94 Journal Article, 1998 DOI URL

Russo P, Grimaldi G, Conlon K.C, Laparoscopic resection of intra-abdominal testicular tumor, Urology, 51, (1), 1998, p122 - 124 Journal Article, 1998 DOI URL

Kava B.R, Dalbagni G, Conlon K.C, Russo P, Results of laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy in patients at high risk for nodal metastases from prostate cancer, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 5, (2), 1998, p173 - 180 Journal Article, 1998 DOI URL

Merchant N.B, Conlon K.C, Laparoscopic evaluation in pancreatic cancer, Seminars in Surgical Oncology, 15, (3), 1998, p155 - 165 Journal Article, 1998 URL DOI

Conlon K.C, Boland P.J, Laparoscopically assisted radical sacrococcygectomy: A new operative approach to large sacrococcygeal chordomas, Surgical Endoscopy, 11, (11), 1997, p1118 - 1122 Journal Article, 1997 URL

Conlon K.C.P, Minnard E.A, The value of laparoscopic staging in upper gastrointestinal malignancy, Oncologist, 2, (1), 1997, p10 - 17 Journal Article, 1997 URL

Burke E.C, Karpeh Jr. M.S, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Laparoscopy in the management of gastric adenocarcinoma, Annals of Surgery, 225, (3), 1997, p262 - 267 Journal Article, 1997 DOI URL

Hann L.E, Conlon K.C, Dougherty E.C, Hilton S, Bach A.M, Brennan M.F, Laparoscopic sonography of peripancreatic tumors: Preliminary experience, American Journal of Roentgenology, 169, (5), 1997, p1257 - 1262 Journal Article, 1997 URL

Howe J.R, Conlon K.C, The molecular genetics of pancreatic cancer, Surgical Oncology, 6, (1), 1997, p1 - 18 Journal Article, 1997 URL DOI

Conlon K.C, Dougherty E, Klimstra D.S, Coit D.G, Turnbull A.D.M, Brennan M.F, The value of minimal access surgery in the staging of patients with potentially resectable peripancreatic malignancy, Annals of Surgery, 223, (2), 1996, p134 - 140 Journal Article, 1996 URL DOI

Conlon K.C, Karpeh Jr. M.S, Laparoscopy and laparoscopic ultrasound in the staging of gastric cancer, Seminars in Oncology, 23, (3), 1996, p347 - 351 Journal Article, 1996 URL

Conlon K.C, Laparoscopy: An important tool in the staging of malignant pleural mesothelioma, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 3, (5), 1996, p489 - 494 Journal Article, 1996 URL

Schwarz R.E, Marrero A.M, Conlon K.C, Burt M, Inferior vena cava filters in cancer patients: Indications and outcome, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 14, (2), 1996, p652 - 657 Journal Article, 1996 URL

Kava B.R, Russo P, Conlon K.C, Laparoscopic diagnosis of malignant retroperitoneal fibrosis, Journal of Endourology, 10, (6), 1996, p535 - 538 Journal Article, 1996 URL

Conlon K.C, Klimstra D.S, Brennan M.F, Long-term survival after curative resection for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: Clinicopathologic analysis of 5-year survivors, Annals of Surgery, 223, (3), 1996, p273 - 279 Journal Article, 1996 DOI URL

Janik J.E, Miller L.L, Longo D.L, Powers G.C, Urba W.J, Kopp W.C, Gause B.L, Curti B.D, Fenton R.G, Oppenheim J.J, Conlon K.C, Holmlund J.T, Sznol M, Sharfman W.H, Steis R.G, Creekmore S.P, Alvord W.G, Beauchamp A.E, Smith II J.W, Phase II trial of interleukin 1α and indomethacin in treatment of metastatic melanoma, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 88, (1), 1996, p44 - 49 Journal Article, 1996 URL DOI

Gause B.L, Sznol M, Kopp W.C, Janik J.E, Smith J.W, Steis R.G, Urba W.J, Sharfman W, Fenton R.G, Creekmore S.P, Holmlund J, Conlon K.C, VanderMolen L.A, Longo D.L, Phase I study of subcutaneously administered interleukin-2 in combination with interferon alfa-2a in patients with advanced cancer, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 14, (8), 1996, p2234 - 2241 Journal Article, 1996 URL

Conlon K.C, Anver M.R, Longo D.L, Ortaldo J.R, Murphy W.J, Adoptive immunotherapy involving recombinant human M-CSF and R24 anti- melanoma antibody induces human T-cell infiltration into human melanoma xenografts, Journal of Immunotherapy, 19, (5), 1996, p317 - 323 Journal Article, 1996 URL

Conlon K.C, Dougherty E.C, Klimstra D.S, Laparoscopic resection of a giant omental cyst, Surgical Endoscopy, 9, (10), 1995, p1130 - 1132 Journal Article, 1995 DOI URL

Conlon K.C, Curtin J, A simple technique for the closure of laparoscopic trocar wounds, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 181, (6), 1995, p565 - 566 Journal Article, 1995 URL

Conlon K, Lloyd A, Chattopadhyay U, Lukacs N, Kunkel S, Schall T, Taub D, Morimoto C, Osborne J, Oppenheim J, Young H, Kelvin D, Ortaldo J, CD8+ and CD45RA+ human peripheral blood lymphocytes are potent sources of macrophage inflammatory protein 1α, interleukin†8 and RANTES, European Journal of Immunology, 25, (3), 1995, p751 - 756 Journal Article, 1995 DOI URL

Holmlund J.T, Kopp W.C, Wiltrout R.H, Longo D.L, Urba W.J, Janik J.E, Sznol M, Conlon K.C, Fenton R.G, Hornung R, Madara K, Shields M.A, Smith J.W, Sharfman W, Steis R.G, Ewel C, Malspeis L, Creekmore S.P, A phase I clinical trial of flavone-8-acetic acid in combination with interleukin 2, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 87, (2), 1995, p134 - 136 Journal Article, 1995 DOI URL

Conlon K.C, Casper E.S, Brennan M.F, Primary gastrointestinal sarcomas: Analysis of prognostic variables, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 2, (1), 1995, p26 - 31 Journal Article, 1995 DOI URL

Conlon K, Osborne J, Morimoto C, Ortaldo J.R, Young H.A, Comparison of lymphokine secretion and mRNA expression in the CD45RA+ and CD45RO+ subsets of human peripheral blood CD4+ and CD8+ lymphocytes, European Journal of Immunology, 25, (3), 1995, p644 - 648 Journal Article, 1995 URL DOI

Ghossein R, Banbury J, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Primary squamous cell carcinoma within a solitary nonparasitic hepatic cyst, Journal of Surgical Oncology, 57, (3), 1994, p210 - 212 Journal Article, 1994 URL DOI

Klimstra D.S, Hameed M.R, Marrero A.M, Conlon K.C, Brennan M.F, Ductal proliferative lesions associated with infiltrating ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, International Journal of Pancreatology, 16, (2-3), 1994, p224 - 225 Journal Article, 1994 URL

Conlon K.C, Sclafani L, DiResta G.R, Brennan M.F, Comparison of transcutaneous oximetry and laser Doppler flowmetry as noninvasive predictors of wound healing after excision of extremity soft- tissue sarcomas, Surgery, 115, (3), 1994, p335 - 340 Journal Article, 1994 URL

Noguchi Y, Younes R.N, Conlon K.C, Vydelingum N.A, Matsumoto A, Brennan M.F, The effect of prolonged hyperglycemia on metabolic alterations in the subtotally pancreatectomized rat, Surgery Today, 24, (11), 1994, p987 - 993 Journal Article, 1994 DOI URL

Curti B.D, Longo D.L, Ochoa A.C, Conlon K.C, Smith II J.W, Alvord W.G, Creekmore S.P, Fenton R.G, Gause B.L, Holmlund J, Janik J.E, Ochoa J, Rice P.A, Sharfman W.H, Sznol M, Urba W.J, Treatment of cancer patients with ex vivo anti-CD3-activated killer cells and interleukin-2, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 11, (4), 1993, p652 - 660 Journal Article, 1993 URL

Murphy W.J, Back T.C, Conlon K.C, Komschlies K.L, Ortaldo J.R, Sayers T.J, Wiltrout R.H, Longo D.L, Antitumor effects of interleukin-7 and adoptive immunotherapy on human colon carcinoma xenografts, Journal of Clinical Investigation, 92, (4), 1993, p1918 - 1924 Journal Article, 1993 URL

Murphy W.J, Conlon K.C, Sayers T.J, Wiltrout R.H, Back T.C, Ortaldo J.R, Longo D.L, Engraftment and activity of anti-CD3-activated human peripheral blood lymphocytes transferred into mice with severe combined immune deficiency, Journal of Immunology, 150, (8 PART 1), 1993, p3634 - 3642 Journal Article, 1993 URL

Conlon K.C, Bading J.R, McDermott E.W.M, Corbally M.T, Tolvo A.J, Brennan M.F, Extremity metabolism in the cachectic, VX-2 carcinoma-bearing rabbit, Journal of Surgical Research, 55, (3), 1993, p330 - 337 Journal Article, 1993 URL DOI

Taub D.D, Lloyd A.R, Conlon K, Wang J.M, Ortaldo J.R, Harada A, Matsushima K, Kelvin D.J, Oppenheim J.J, Recombinant human interferon-inducible protein 10 is a chemoattractant for human monocytes and T lymphocytes and promotes T cell adhesion to endothelial cells, Journal of Experimental Medicine, 177, (6), 1993, p1809 - 1814 Journal Article, 1993 URL

Sznol M, Clark J.W, Smith J.W, Steis R.G, Urba W.J, Rubinstein L.V, Vandermolen L.A, Janik J, Sharfman W.H, Fenton R.G, Creekmore S.P, Kremers P, Conlon K, Hersey J, Beveridge J, Longo D.L, Pilot study of interleukin-2 and lymphokine-activated killer cells combined with immunomodulatory doses of chemotherapy and sequenced with interferon alfa-2a in patients with metastatic melanoma and renal cell carcinoma, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 84, (12), 1992, p929 - 937 Journal Article, 1992 DOI URL

Smith II J.W, Urba W.J, Curti B.D, Elwood L.J, Steis R.G, Janik J.E, Sharfman W.H, Miller L.L, Fenton R.G, Conlon K.C, Sznol M, Creekmore S.P, Wells N.F, Ruscetti F.W, Keller J.R, Hestdal K, Shimizu M, Rossio J, Alvord W.G, The toxic and hematologic effects of interleukin-1 alpha administered in a phase I trial to patients with advanced malignancies, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 10, (7), 1992, p1141 - 1152 Journal Article, 1992 URL

Conlon K.C, Ochoa A.C, Kopp W.C, Ortaldo J.R, Urba W.J, Longo D.L, Young H.A, Enhanced lymphokine production and lymphokine receptor expression in multiple antibody-stimulated human CD4+ peripheral blood lymphocytes, Journal of Immunology, 149, (10), 1992, p3278 - 3289 Journal Article, 1992 URL

Smith J.W, Urba W.J, Clark J.W, Longo D.I, Farrell M, Creekmore S.P, Conlon K.C, Jaffe H, Steis R.G, Phase I evaluation of recombinant tumor necrosis factor given in combination with recombinant interferon-gamma, Journal of Immunotherapy, 10, (5), 1991, p355 - 362 Journal Article, 1991 URL

Disconnection in, Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, Dublin, Ireland, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 1991, pp270 - 280, [Fitzgerald M. ] Book Chapter, 1991 URL

Conlon K.C, Corbally M.T, Bading J.R, Brennan M.F, Atraumatic endotracheal intubation in small rabbits, Laboratory Animal Science, 40, (2), 1990, p221 - 222 Journal Article, 1990 URL

Conlon K.C, Urba W.J, Smithii J.W, Steis R.G, Longo D.L, Clark J.W, Exacerbation of symptoms of autoimmune disease in patients receiving alpha†interferon therapy, Cancer, 65, (10), 1990, p2237 - 2242 Journal Article, 1990 DOI URL

Conlon KC, Bading JR, DiResta GR, Corbally MT, Brennan MF. , Validation of transport measurements in skeletal muscle with N-13 amino acids using a rabbit isolated hindlimb model., Life Sciences., 44, 1989, 847- Journal Article, 1989

Fitzgerald R, Conlon KC., The use of the appendix stump in the treatment of meconium ileus, Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 24, 1989, p899- Journal Article, 1989

Noguchi Y, Vydelingum NA, Conlon KC, Brennan MF, Hypertriglyceridemia in tumor bearing rats is associated with decreased malic enzyme activity., Surgical Forum. , 34, 1988, p462.- Journal Article, 1988

Bading JR, DiResta GR, Corbally MT, Conlon KC, Fiberglass limb phantoms: Fabrication and use for quantitative scintigraphy, Medical Physics., 15, 1988, p215- Journal Article, 1988

Conlon KC, Keaveny TV. , Upper dorsal sympathectomy for palmer hydrosis., British Journal of Surgery, 74, 1987, 651.- Journal Article, 1987

Conlon KC, Flanagan PV, Naughton PM, O'Higgins NJ., The effect of lumber sympathectomy on the ischaemic canine limb, Surgical Research Communications. , 1, 1987, 203- Journal Article, 1987

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Ciaran O'Neill, Panel Convenor, History Festival of Ireland, Carlow, June, 2013 Invited Talk, 2013

Primary Neuroendocrine Tumours of the Pancreas in, editor(s)Poston G, D'Angelica M, Adam R, Poon R , Surgical Management of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Disorders, 2e, London, UK, Informa Healthcare, 2009, [Conlon KC, Davies K] Book Chapter, 2009

Pancreatic Tumours in, editor(s)Garden OJ , A Companion to Specialist Surgical Practice: Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, 4e, Edinburgh, Elsevier, 2008, [Conlon KC, Khan IZ] Book Chapter, 2008

Biopsy and Staging: Technical Issues in, editor(s)Greene F, Heniford T , Minimally Invasive Cancer Management, New York, Springer, 2008, [Conlon KC, Smith JD] Book Chapter, 2008

Laparoscopy and Laparoscopic Ultrasound for Staging Foregut Cancers in, editor(s)Soper N , Mastery of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery, 3e, USA, Lippincott, Wilkins and Williams, 2008, [Conlon KC, Toomey DP] Book Chapter, 2008

The Role of Laparoscopy and Peritoneal Cytology in the Management of Pancreatic Cancer in, editor(s)Warshaw A, Beger H , The Pancreas, Oxford, UK, Blackwell Science, 2007, [Conlon KC, Balfe P] Book Chapter, 2007

The Gallbladder and Bile Ducts in, editor(s)Williams N, Bulstrode C, O'Connell PR , Bailey & Love's Short Practice of Surgery, London, Hodder Arnold, 2007, [Conlon KC] Book Chapter, 2007

Diagnostic Laparoscopy in, editor(s)Fischer JE , Mastery of Surgery, 5e, Philadelphia, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2006, [Conlon KC, Toomey D] Book Chapter, 2006

Cancer Pain Management: Palliative Surgery in, editor(s)Schmidt RF, Willis WD , Encyclopedic Reference of Pain, New York, Springer-Verlag, 2006, [Conlon KC, Heffernan AM] Book Chapter, 2006

Laparoscopic Staging and Bypass in, editor(s)Zimner MJ, Ashley SW , Maingot's Abdominal Operations, 11e, New York, McGraw Hill, 2006, [Conlon KC, Riga A] Book Chapter, 2006

Staging Systems and Techniques (Pancreas cancer) in, editor(s)Kelsen D , Principles and Practice of Gastrointestinal Oncology, New York, WB Saunders, 2006, [Aremu M, Conlon KC] Book Chapter, 2006

Intraoperative diagnosis of liver, pancreatic and biliary disease in, editor(s)Blumgart , Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas, Heidelberg, Springer-Verlag, 2006, [Conlon KC, Doyle M] Book Chapter, 2006

Biliary Bypass in, editor(s)Jones DB, Schneider B, Maithri S , Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Woodbury, Connecticut, Cine-Med, 2005, [Conlon KC] Book Chapter, 2005

Laparoscopic Staging in, editor(s)Von Hoff DD, Evans DB, Hruban RH , Pancreatic Cancer, Sudbury, Massachusetts, Jones and Bartlett, 2004, [Tucker ON, Conlon KC] Book Chapter, 2004

Surgical Endoscopy for Staging and Palliation of Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancy in, editor(s)Soper N, Swanstrom L, Eubanks S , Mastery of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery, Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004, [Conlon KC, Johnston S] Book Chapter, 2004

Laparoscopic Staging of Periampullary Neoplasm in, editor(s)Clavien PA, Scarr M, Fong Y , Atlas of Abdominal Surgery, New York, Springer-Verlag, 2004, [Conlon KC, Johnston S] Book Chapter, 2004

Pancreatic Cancer in, Hepatolbiliary and Pancreatic Surgery: A Companion to Specialist Surgical Practice 3/e, Elsevier, 2004, [Ridgway PF, Conlon KC] Book Chapter, 2004

Conlon KC, Hohenberger P, Laparoscopic Staging for Malignant Disease, New York, Springer-Verlag, 2003 Book, 2003

McCarthy DM, Hruban RH, Argani P, Howe JR, Conlon KC, Brennan MF, Zahurak M, Wilentz RE, Cameron JL, Yeo CJ, Kern SE, Klimstra DS, Role of the DPC4 tumor suppressor gene in adenocarcinoma of the ampulla of vater: Analysis of 140 cases, Modern Pathology, 16, 2003, p272-278 Journal Article, 2003

Coakley FV, Heinze SB, Shadbolt CL, Schwartz LH, Ginsberg MS, Lefkowitz RA, Hilton S, Conlon KC, Leibel S, Turnbull A, Panicek DM., Routine editing of trainee-generated radiology reports: effect on style quality, Academic Radiology, 10, 2003, p289-294 Journal Article, 2003

Shoup M, Conlon KC, Klimstra D, Brennan MF, Is Extended Resection For Adenocarcinoma of the Body or Tail of the Pancreas Justified?, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 7, 2003, p946-952 Journal Article, 2003

Russo P, Brady M, Conlon KC, Hadju SJ, Fair WR., Herr HW., Brennan MF. , Adult urological sarcoma., Journal of Urology, 147, 1992, p1032- Journal Article, 1992

Recognition

Awards and Honours

Blackrock College Union Gold Medal 1974

University College Dublin Medical Society Presidents Gold Medal 1980

Beta Gamma Sigma, Columbia University 1997

James IV Association of Surgeons, International Travelling Fellow 2002

New York Top Doctors, New York Magazine 2002

9th Robert Smith Lecture, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 2004

Memberships

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons

European Pancreas Club

European Surgical Association

Irish Society of Surgical Oncology

Pancreas Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Society of Surgical Oncology

European Hepatobiliary Association


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