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William Schecter, MD

TitleProfessor Emeritus
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
DepartmentSurgery
Address1001 Potrero Ave, SFGH 1
San Francisco CA 94110
Phone415-206-4626
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    1. Graf J, Cook M, Schecter S, Deveney K, Hofmann P, Grey D, Akoko L, Mwanga A, Salum K, Schecter W. Coalition for Global Clinical Surgical Education: The Alliance for Global Clinical Training. J Surg Educ. 2017 Aug 31. PMID: 28867584.
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    2. Berríos-Torres SI, Umscheid CA, Bratzler DW, Leas B, Stone EC, Kelz RR, Reinke CE, Morgan S, Solomkin JS, Mazuski JE, Dellinger EP, Itani KMF, Berbari EF, Segreti J, Parvizi J, Blanchard J, Allen G, Kluytmans JAJW, Donlan R, Schecter W. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection, 2017. JAMA Surg. 2017 Aug 01; 152(8):784-791. PMID: 28467526.
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    3. Schecter W. Limiting Care for Surgical Patients at the End of Life: Principles of Practice. JAMA Surg. 2017 Feb 01; 152(2):191. PMID: 27806149.
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    4. Ashkenazi I, Schecter W, Peleg K, Givon A, Olsha O, Turegano-Fuentes F, Alfici R. Glasgow Coma Scale Score in Survivors of Explosion With Possible Traumatic Brain Injury in Need of Neurosurgical Intervention. JAMA Surg. 2016 10 01; 151(10):954-958. PMID: 27409973.
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    5. Cook M, Howard BM, Yu A, Grey D, Hofmann PB, Moren AM, Mchembe M, Essajee A, Mndeme O, Peck J, Schecter W. A Consortium Approach to Surgical Education in a Developing Country: Educational Needs Assessment. JAMA Surg. 2015 Nov; 150(11):1074-8. PMID: 26267612.
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    6. Schecter W. Academic Global Surgery: A Moral Imperative. JAMA Surg. 2015 Jul; 150(7):605-6. PMID: 25946519.
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    7. Kornblith LZ, Kutcher ME, Evans AE, Redick BJ, Privette A, Schecter W, Cohen MJ. The "found down" patient: a diagnostic dilemma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jun; 74(6):1548-52. PMID: 23694886.
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    8. Schecter W. Commentary: Charity begins at home. Surgery. 2013 Mar; 153(3):326-7. PMID: 23375482.
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    9. Schecter SC, Betts J, Schecter W, Victorino GP. Pediatric penetrating trauma: the epidemic continues. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Sep; 73(3):721-5. PMID: 22929501.
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    10. Yeh DD, Schecter W. Primary blast injuries--an updated concise review. World J Surg. 2012 May; 36(5):966-72. PMID: 22411082.
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    11. Jayaraman S, Richardson D, Conrad M, Eichler C, Schecter W. Mycotic pseudoaneurysms due to injection drug use: a ten-year experience. Ann Vasc Surg. 2012 Aug; 26(6):819-24. PMID: 22534261.
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    12. Schecter W. Synoptic operative reports: comment on "The computerized synoptic operative report". Arch Surg. 2012 Jan; 147(1):74-5. PMID: 22250118.
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    13. Schecter W. Management of enterocutaneous fistulas. Surg Clin North Am. 2011 Jun; 91(3):481-91. PMID: 21621692.
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    14. Schecter W, Charles AG, Cornwell EE, Edelman P, Scarborough JE. The surgery of poverty. Curr Probl Surg. 2011 Apr; 48(4):228-80. PMID: 21376937.
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    15. Schecter W. Meditation on mortality: lessons from a life in surgery. J Trauma. 2011 Feb; 70(2):340-4. PMID: 21307732.
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    16. Schecter W. Beware of the sleeping panther: Comment on "Implementing Liberia's poverty reduction strategy: An assessment of emergency and essential surgical care". Arch Surg. 2011 Jan; 146(1):39-40. PMID: 21305709.
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    17. Rogers SJ, Cello JP, Schecter W. Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in patients with pancreatic trauma. J Trauma. 2010 Mar; 68(3):538-44. PMID: 20016385.
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    18. Rogers SJ, Cello JP, Horn JK, Siperstein AE, Schecter W, Campbell AR, Mackersie RC, Rodas A, Kreuwel HT, Harris HW. Prospective randomized trial of LC+LCBDE vs ERCP/S+LC for common bile duct stone disease. Arch Surg. 2010 Jan; 145(1):28-33. PMID: 20083751.
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    19. Matula SR, Beers J, Errante J, Grey D, Hofmann PB, Schecter W. Operation Access: a proven model for providing volunteer surgical services to the uninsured in the United States. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 Dec; 209(6):769-76. PMID: 19959048.
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    20. Schecter SC, Schecter W, McAninch JW. Penetrating bilateral renal injuries: principles of management. J Trauma. 2009 Aug; 67(2):E25-8. PMID: 19667864.
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    21. Schecter W, Hirshberg A, Chang DS, Harris HW, Napolitano LM, Wexner SD, Dudrick SJ. Enteric fistulas: principles of management. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 Oct; 209(4):484-91. PMID: 19801322.
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    22. Ashkenazi I, Olsha O, Schecter W, Kessel B, Khashan T, Alfici R. Inadequate mass-casualty knowledge base adversely affects treatment decisions by trauma care providers: Survey on hospital response following a terrorist bombing. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2009 Jul-Aug; 24(4):342-7. PMID: 19806559.
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    23. Hadary A, Schecter W, Embon OM, Einav S. Impact of military conflict on a civilian receiving hospital in a war zone. Ann Surg. 2009 Mar; 249(3):502-9. PMID: 19247041.
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    24. Einav S, Schecter W, Matot I, Horn JK, Hersch M, Reissman P, Spira RM. Case managers in mass casualty incidents. Ann Surg. 2009 Mar; 249(3):496-501. PMID: 19247040.
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    25. Guzman P, Schecter W. Global health opportunities in surgery: a guide for medical students and faculty. J Surg Educ. 2008 Sep-Oct; 65(5):384-7. PMID: 18809171.
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    26. Ozgediz D, Wang J, Jayaraman S, Ayzengart A, Jamshidi R, Lipnick M, Mabweijano J, Kaggwa S, Knudson M, Schecter W, Farmer D. Surgical training and global health: initial results of a 5-year partnership with a surgical training program in a low-income country. Arch Surg. 2008 Sep; 143(9):860-5; discussion 865. PMID: 18794423.
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    27. Schecter SC, McAninch JW, Schecter W. Subcutaneous unilateral testicle implantation following contralateral orchiectomy and radical debridement for Fournier's gangrene: 24-year follow-up. J Trauma. 2008 Aug; 65(2):476-8. PMID: 17413521.
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    28. Schecter W. A passion for medicine: a commencement address to the Class of 2007. J Surg Educ. 2008 Mar-Apr; 65(2):166-73. PMID: 18439544.
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    29. Staudenmayer K, Schecter W. Civilian hospital response to mass casualty events: basic principles. Bull Am Coll Surg. 2007 Aug; 92(8):16-20. PMID: 17715580.
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    30. Jamshidi R, Schecter W. Biological dressings for the management of enteric fistulas in the open abdomen: a preliminary report. Arch Surg. 2007 Aug; 142(8):793-6. PMID: 17724853.
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    31. Avidan V, Hersch M, Spira RM, Einav S, Goldberg S, Schecter W. Civilian hospital response to a mass casualty event: the role of the intensive care unit. J Trauma. 2007 May; 62(5):1234-9. PMID: 17495730.
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    32. Chang TT, Schecter W. Injury in the elderly and end-of-life decisions. Surg Clin North Am. 2007 Feb; 87(1):229-45, viii. PMID: 17127130.
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    33. Einav S, Schecter W. Disaster management: who's in charge? Am J Disaster Med. 2006 Nov-Dec; 1(1):10-1. PMID: 18274038.
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    34. Schecter W, Ivatury RR, Rotondo MF, Hirshberg A. Open abdomen after trauma and abdominal sepsis: a strategy for management. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Sep; 203(3):390-6. PMID: 16931311.
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    35. Einav S, Spira RM, Hersch M, Reissman P, Schecter W. Surgeon and hospital leadership during terrorist-related multiple-casualty events: a coup d'état. Arch Surg. 2006 Aug; 141(8):815-22. PMID: 16927490.
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    36. Schecter W, Farmer D. Surgery and global health: a mandate for training, research, and service--a faculty perspective from the UCSF. Bull Am Coll Surg. 2006 May; 91(5):36-8. PMID: 18557048.
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    37. Carmon M, Olsha O, Schecter W, Raveh D, Reinus C, Hershko DD, Beller U, Golomb E. The "Sentinel Chain": a new concept for prediction of axillary node status in breast cancer patients. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2006 Jun; 97(3):323-8. PMID: 16791487.
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    38. Cohen MJ, Schecter W. Perioperative pain control: a strategy for management. Surg Clin North Am. 2005 Dec; 85(6):1243-57, xi. PMID: 16326205.
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    39. Avidan V, Hersch M, Armon Y, Spira R, Aharoni D, Reissman P, Schecter W. Blast lung injury: clinical manifestations, treatment, and outcome. Am J Surg. 2005 Dec; 190(6):927-31. PMID: 16307948.
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    40. Fry DE, Schecter W, Hartshorne MF. The surgeon and acts of civilian terrorism: radiation exposure and injury. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Jan; 202(1):146-54. PMID: 16377508.
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    41. Yeh MW, Horn JK, Schecter W, Chuter TA, Lane JS. Endovascular repair of an actively hemorrhaging gunshot injury to the abdominal aorta. J Vasc Surg. 2005 Nov; 42(5):1007-9. PMID: 16275462.
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    42. Schecter W, Farmer D, Horn JK, Pietrocola DM, Wallace A. Special considerations in perioperative pain management: audiovisual distraction, geriatrics, pediatrics, and pregnancy. J Am Coll Surg. 2005 Oct; 201(4):612-8. PMID: 16183502.
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    43. Schecter W, Klassen C, O'Connor P, Potts M, Ochitill H. Suicide: the unmet challenge of the trauma system. Arch Surg. 2005 Sep; 140(9):902-4. PMID: 16175694.
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    44. Ozgediz D, Roayaie K, Debas H, Schecter W, Farmer D. Surgery in developing countries: essential training in residency. Arch Surg. 2005 Aug; 140(8):795-800. PMID: 16106579.
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    45. Fry DE, Schecter W, Parker JS, Quebbeman EJ. The surgeon and acts of civilian terrorism: biologic agents. J Am Coll Surg. 2005 Feb; 200(2):291-302. PMID: 15664107.
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    46. Schecter W, Fry DE. The surgeon and acts of civilian terrorism: chemical agents. J Am Coll Surg. 2005 Jan; 200(1):128-35. PMID: 15631931.
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    47. Schecter W. Cholinergic symptoms due to nerve agent attack: a strategy for management. Anesthesiol Clin North America. 2004 Sep; 22(3):579-90, viii. PMID: 15325720.
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    48. Young DM, Harris HW, Charlebois ED, Chambers H, Campbell A, Perdreau-Remington F, Lee C, Mankani M, Mackersie R, Schecter W. An epidemic of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus soft tissue infections among medically underserved patients. Arch Surg. 2004 Sep; 139(9):947-51; discussion 951-3. PMID: 15381611.
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    49. Debas HT, Freischlag JA, Schecter W, Warshaw AL. Panel on surgical practice. Arch Surg. 2003 Sep; 138(9):977-86. PMID: 12963655.
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    50. Schecter W. San Francisco General Hospital. Arch Surg. 2003 Aug; 138(8):823-4. PMID: 12912738.
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    51. Miller G, Schecter W, Harris HW. Gallbladder ascariasis in a patient with severe pancreatitis. Surgery. 2003 Apr; 133(4):445-6. PMID: 12717365.
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    52. Schecter W, Bongard FS, Gainor BJ, Weltz DL, Horn JK. Pain control in outpatient surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2002 Jul; 195(1):95-104. PMID: 12113549.
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    53. Müller FP, Schecter W, Jablonowski H, Schmidt WU, Verreet PR. [Perioperative therapy of HIV infections]. Langenbecks Arch Chir Suppl Kongressbd. 1998; 115:1107-10. PMID: 9931806.
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    54. Schecter W. Surgical care of the HIV-infected patient: a moral imperative. Camb Q Healthc Ethics. 1992; 1(3):223-8. PMID: 11651293.
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    55. Gerberding JL, Schecter W. Surgery and AIDS. Reducing the risk. JAMA. 1991 Mar 27; 265(12):1572-3. PMID: 1999907.
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    56. Smedira N, Schecter W. Blunt abdominal trauma. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 1989 Aug; 7(3):631-45. PMID: 2663460.
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    57. Schecter W. Intraluminal tube used as a drain in rats. Dis Colon Rectum. 1988 Apr; 31(4):334-5. PMID: 3359904.
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    58. Gosain A, Markison RE, Schecter W. Temporary colostomy for trauma. A new method to simplify colostomy closure. Dis Colon Rectum. 1987 Mar; 30(3):220-2. PMID: 3829868.
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    59. Schecter W, Wong D, Kilgore ES, Newmeyer WL, Howes EL, Clark G. Peripartum pseudomalignant myositis ossificans of the finger. J Hand Surg Am. 1982 Jan; 7(1):43-6. PMID: 7199544.
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