James Abbruzzese, MD

Professor of Medicine
D. C. I. Distinguished Professor of Medical Oncology
Chief, Division of Medical Oncology
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 440 Mudd Building, Box 3406, Durham, NC 27710
Email address james.abbruzzese@duke.edu

My research interests include the clinical study and treatment of pancreatic cancer.

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1979 - 1981
  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1978 - 1979
  • M.D., The University of Chicago, 1978

Publications

Estrella, J., L. Li, A. Rashid, H. Wang, M. H. Katz, J. B. Fleming, and J. L. Abbruzzese. “Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm of the Pancreas: Clinicopathologic and Survival Analyses of 64 Cases from a Single Institution.” In Modern Pathology, 27:448A-449A, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Estrella, Jeannelyn S., Lei Li, Asif Rashid, Hua Wang, Matthew H. Katz, Jason B. Fleming, James L. Abbruzzese, and Huamin Wang. “Solid pseudopapillary neoplasm of the pancreas: clinicopathologic and survival analyses of 64 cases from a single institution.” Am J Surg Pathol 38, no. 2 (February 2014): 147–57. https://doi.org/10.1097/PAS.0000000000000141.

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Kaseb, A. O., L. Xiao, M. M. Hassan, Y. K. Chae, J. S. Lee, J. N. Vauthey, S. Krishnan, et al. “Development and validation of insulin-like growth factor-1 score to assess hepatic reserve in hepatocellular carcinoma.” Journal of the National Cancer Institute 106, no. 5 (January 1, 2014).

Scholars@Duke

Fisch, Michael J., James L. Abbruzzese, and Waun K. Hong. “Evaluating physician performance in oncology: moneyball becomes impactball.” J Oncol Pract 10, no. 1 (January 2014): 79–81. https://doi.org/10.1200/JOP.2013.001218.

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Tzeng, Ching-Wei D., Hop S. Tran Cao, Jeffrey E. Lee, Peter W. T. Pisters, Gauri R. Varadhachary, Robert A. Wolff, James L. Abbruzzese, et al. “Treatment sequencing for resectable pancreatic cancer: influence of early metastases and surgical complications on multimodality therapy completion and survival.” J Gastrointest Surg 18, no. 1 (January 2014): 16–24. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-013-2412-1.

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Tzeng, Ching-Wei D., Matthew H. G. Katz, Jason B. Fleming, Jeffrey E. Lee, Peter W. T. Pisters, Holly M. Holmes, Gauri R. Varadhachary, et al. “Morbidity and mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients with borderline resectable type C clinical classification.” J Gastrointest Surg 18, no. 1 (January 2014): 146–55. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-013-2371-6.

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Kaseb, Ahmed O., Neeraj N. Shah, Hesham M. Hassabo, Jeffrey S. Morris, Lianchun Xiao, Yasmin M. Abaza, Khalid Soliman, et al. “Reassessing hepatocellular carcinoma staging in a changing patient population.” Oncology 86, no. 2 (2014): 63–71. https://doi.org/10.1159/000356573.

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Zenali, Maryam, Michael J. Overman, Asif Rashid, Russell B. Broaddus, Hua Wang, Matthew H. Katz, Jason B. Fleming, James L. Abbruzzese, and Huamin Wang. “Clinicopathologic features and prognosis of duodenal adenocarcinoma and comparison with ampullary and pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.” Hum Pathol 44, no. 12 (December 2013): 2792–98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2013.07.030.

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Chatterjee, Deyali, Matthew H. Katz, Asif Rashid, Jeannelyn S. Estrella, Hua Wang, Gauri R. Varadhachary, Robert A. Wolff, et al. “Pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia and histological changes in non-neoplastic pancreas associated with neoadjuvant therapy in patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.” Histopathology 63, no. 6 (December 2013): 841–51. https://doi.org/10.1111/his.12234.

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