Rodney F. Pommier, M.D.

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Among Dr. Pommier`s clinical interests are breast surgery, colorectal surgery, hepatobiliary, pancreatic surgery, thoracic surgery and sarcoma surgery and carcinoid cancer. His research interests are breast cancer, endocrine tumors, sarcomas, melanomas and carcinoid cancer. Dr. Pommier received his medical degree from OHSU in 1983 and continued his medical education at OHSU by completing his General Surgery residency. He completed two surgical oncology fellowships, one with the American Cancer Society at OHSU, the second at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

Selected Publications

"Estrogen receptor, progesterone receptor, interleukin-6 and interleukin-8 are variable in breast cancer and benign stem/progenitor cell populations," BMC Cancer (Vol: 14, Issue: 1, ) - 2014

"The international normalized ratio overestimates coagulopathy in patients after major hepatectomy," American Journal of Surgery (Vol: 207, Issue: 5, Page 723-727) - 2014

"Coagulopathy after a liver resection: Is it over diagnosed and over treated?," HPB (Vol: 15, Issue: 11, Page 865-871) - 2013

"Correlation of breast cancer axillary lymph node metastases with stem cell Mutations," JAMA Surgery (Vol: 148, Issue: 9, Page 873-878) - 2013

"Octreotide LAR and bolus octreotide are insufficient for preventing intraoperative complications in carcinoid patients," Journal of Surgical Oncology (Vol: 107, Issue: 8, Page 842-846) - 2013


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