Legacy papers of portal hypertension surgery at Emory: Distal splenorenal shunts

Warren WD, Millikan WJ Jr, Henderson JM, Wright L, Kutner M, Smith RB 3rd, Fulenwider JT, Salam AA, Galambos JT. Ten years portal hypertensive surgery at Emory. Results and new perspectives. Ann Surg. 1982 May;195(5):530-42.

Smith RB 3rd, Warren WD, Salam AA, Millikan WJ, Ansley JD, Galambos JT, Kutner M, Bain RP. Dacron interposition shunts for portal hypertension. An analysis of morbidity correlates.Ann Surg. 1980 Jul;192(1):9-17.

Rikkers LF, Rudman D, Galambos JT, Fulenwider JT, Millikan WJ, Kutner M, Smith RB 3rd, Salam AA, Sones PJ Jr, Warren WD. A randomized, controlled trial of the distal splenorenal shunt. Ann Surg. 1978 Sep;188(3):271-82.

Galambos JT, Warren WD, Rudman D, Smith RB 3rd, Salam AA. Selective and total
shunts in the treatment of bleeding varices. A randomized controlled trial. N Engl J Med. 1976 Nov 11;295(20):1089-95.

Salam AA, Warren WD, Smith RB 3rd, Hutson D. Current assessment of the distal
splenorenal shunt. South Med J. 1975 Jun;68(6):735-8.

Warren WD, Rudman D, Millikan W, Galambos JT, Salam AA, Smith RB 3rd. The metabolic basis of portasystemic encephalopathy and the effect of selective vs nonselective shunts.Ann Surg. 1974 Oct;180(4):573-9.

Warren WD, Salam A, Smith RB 3rd. The meso-spleno-renal shunt procedures: a
comprehensive approach to portasystemic decompression. Ann Surg. 1974 May; 179(5):791-8.

Salam AA, Warren WD. Selective decompression of esophageal varices–advantages and indications.J Med Assoc Ga. 1973 Feb;62(2):27-31.

Salam AA, Warren WD. Distal splenorenal shunt for the treatment of variceal bleeding during pregnancy.Arch Surg. 1972 Oct;105(4):643-4.

Salam AA, Warren WD, LePage JR, Viamonte MR, Hutson D, Zeppa R. Hemodynamic contrasts between selective and total portal-systemic decompression.Ann Surg. 1971 May;173(5):827-44.

Warren WD, Zeppa R, Fomon JJ. Selective trans-splenic decompression of gastroesophageal varices by distal splenorenal shunt.Ann Surg. 1967 Sep;166(3):437-55.


Of note:

Polk HC Jr, et al. W Dean Warren, MD: Iron Hand and Principles of  Steel. J Am Coll Surg. 2019 Apr;228(4):708-714. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.12.039.

Full-text for Emory users.

ZEPPA R, ORGAN CH. W. Dean Warren, MD: October 28, 1924–May 10, 1989. Arch Surg. 1989;124(7):767–768. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1989.01410070017001

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