David Flum


UW Health Sciences Center


Email: daveflum@uw.edu

Research Interest: Central Regulation of Body Weight and Glucose Metabolism, Clinical Trials and Large-Scale Epidemiologic Studies

DRC Publications

Purnell, JQ; Selzer, F; Wahed, AS; Pender, J; Pories, W; Pomp, A; Dakin, G; Mitchell, J; Garcia, L; ... Wolfe, BM Type 2 Diabetes Remission Rates After Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass and Gastric Banding: Results of the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery Study Diabetes Care 39 7: 1101-7; 2016 PMC4915561

Minami, CA; Sheils, CR; Bilimoria, KY; Johnson, JK; Berger, ER; Berian, JR; Englesbe, MJ; Guillamondegui, OD; Hines, LH; ... Yang, AD Process improvement in surgery Curr Probl Surg 53 2: 62-96; 2016

Mitchell, JE; Christian, NJ; Flum, DR; Pomp, A; Pories, WJ; Wolfe, BM; Courcoulas, AP; Belle, SH ; Postoperative Behavioral Variables and Weight Change 3 Years After Bariatric Surgery JAMA Surg 2016

Simianu, VV; Varghese, TK, Jr.; Flanagan, MR; Flum, DR; Shankaran, V; Oelschlager, BK; Mulligan, MS; Wood, DE; Pellegrini, CA; ... Farjah, F Positron emission tomography for initial staging of esophageal cancer among medicare beneficiaries J Gastrointest Oncol 7 3: 395-402; 2016 PMC4880761

Thompson, RE; Broussard, EK; Flum, DR; Wisse, BE ; Perioperative Glycemic Control During Colorectal Surgery Curr Diab Rep 16 3: 32; 2016

Morris, AM; Doorenbos, AZ; Haozous, E; Meins, A; Javid, S; Flum, DR ; Perceptions of cancer treatment decision making among American Indians/Alaska Natives and their physicians Psychooncology 2016

Hakkarainen, TW; Arbabi, S; Willis, MM; Davidson, GH; Flum, DR ; Outcomes of Patients Discharged to Skilled Nursing Facilities After Acute Care Hospitalizations Ann Surg 263 2: 280-5; 2016 PMC4706779

King, WC; Chen, JY; Courcoulas, AP; Mitchell, JE; Wolfe, BM; Patterson, EJ; Inabnet, WB; Dakin, GF; Flum, DR; ... Belle, SH Objectively-measured sedentary time and cardiometabolic health in adults with severe obesity Prev Med 84 12-8; 2016 PMC4758881

Simianu, VV; Fichera, A; Bastawrous, AL; Davidson, GH; Florence, MG; Thirlby, RC; Flum, DR ; Number of Diverticulitis Episodes Before Resection and Factors Associated With Earlier Interventions JAMA Surg 151 7: 604-10; 2016 PMC4956506

Steele, SR; Simianu, VV; Flum, DR ; Misclassification of Acceptable Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Leading to Flawed Inferences and Recommendations Regarding Prevention Efforts--Reply JAMA Surg 151 2: 198-9; 2016 PMC4758875

Ehlers, AP; Khor, S; Shonnard, N; Oskouian, RJ, Jr.; Sethi, RK; Cizik, AM; Lee, MJ; Bederman, S; Anderson, PA; ... Flum, DR Intra-Wound Antibiotics and Infection in Spine Fusion Surgery: A Report from Washington State's SCOAP-CERTAIN Collaborative Surg Infect (Larchmt) 17 2: 179-86; 2016 PMC4790200

Kratz, M; Hagman, DK; Kuzma, JN; Foster-Schubert, KE; Chan, CP; Stewart, S; van Yserloo, B; Westbrook, EO; Arterburn, DE; ... Cummings, DE Improvements in glycemic control after gastric bypass occur despite persistent adipose tissue inflammation Obesity (Silver Spring) 24 7: 1438-45; 2016 PMC4925247

Cummings, DE; Arterburn, DE; Westbrook, EO; Kuzma, JN; Stewart, SD; Chan, CP; Bock, SN; Landers, JT; Kratz, M; ... Flum, DR Gastric bypass surgery vs intensive lifestyle and medical intervention for type 2 diabetes: the CROSSROADS randomised controlled trial Diabetologia 59 5: 945-53; 2016 PMC4826815

Ehlers, AP; Talan, DA; Moran, GJ; Flum, DR; Davidson, GH ; Evidence for an Antibiotics-First Strategy for Uncomplicated Appendicitis in Adults: A Systematic Review and Gap Analysis J Am Coll Surg 222 3: 309-14; 2016 PMC4769928

Simianu, VV; Morris, AM; Varghese, TK, Jr.; Porter, MP; Henderson, JA; Buchwald, DS; Flum, DR; Javid, SH ; Evaluating disparities in inpatient surgical cancer care among American Indian/Alaska Native patients Am J Surg 212 2: 297-304; 2016 PMC4939142

Ehlers, AP; Davidson, GH; Bizzell, BJ; Guiden, MK; Skopin, E; Flum, DR; Lavallee, DC ; Engaging Stakeholders in Surgical Research: The Design of a Pragmatic Clinical Trial to Study Management of Acute Appendicitis JAMA Surg 151 6: 580-2; 2016 PMC4909569

Pezold, ML; Pusic, AL; Cohen, WA; Hollenberg, JP; Butt, Z; Flum, DR; Temple, LK ; Defining a Research Agenda for Patient-Reported Outcomes in Surgery: Using a Delphi Survey of Stakeholders JAMA Surg 2016

King, WC; Chen, JY; Belle, SH; Courcoulas, AP; Dakin, GF; Elder, KA; Flum, DR; Hinojosa, MW; Mitchell, JE; ... Yanovski, SZ Change in Pain and Physical Function Following Bariatric Surgery for Severe Obesity JAMA 315 13: 1362-71; 2016 PMC4856477

Doorenbos, AZ; Morris, AM; Haozous, EA; Harris, H; Doorenbos, AZ; Morris, AM; Haozous, EA; Harris, H; Flum, DR ; ... Flum, DR Assessing Cultural Competence Among Oncology Surgeons J Oncol Pract 12 1: 61-2, e14-22; 2016

Colorectal Writing Group for the SCOAP-CERTAIN Collaborative; Ehlers, AP; Simianu, VV; Bastawrous, AL; Billingham, RP; Davidson, GH; Fichera, A; Florence, MG; Menon, R; ... Farjah, F Alvimopan Use, Outcomes, and Costs: A Report from the Surgical Care and Outcomes Assessment Program Comparative Effectiveness Research Translation Network Collaborative J Am Coll Surg 222 5: 870-7; 2016 PMC4848460

Farjah, F; Madtes, DK; Wood, DE; Flum, DR; Zadworny, ME; Waworuntu, R; Hwang, B; Mulligan, MS ; Vascular endothelial growth factor C complements the ability of positron emission tomography to predict nodal disease in lung cancer J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 150 4: 796-803 e1-2; 2015 PMC4889434

Smith, MD; Adeniji, A; Wahed, AS; Patterson, E; Chapman, W; Courcoulas, AP; Dakin, G; Flum, D; McCloskey, C; ... Wolfe, B Technical factors associated with anastomotic leak after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Surg Obes Relat Dis 11 2: 313-20; 2015 PMC4425611

Courcoulas, AP; Christian, NJ; O'Rourke, RW; Dakin, G; Patchen Dellinger, E; Flum, DR; Melissa Kalarchian, PD; Mitchell, JE; Patterson, E; ... Belle, SH Preoperative factors and 3-year weight change in the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) consortium Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015 PMC4512927

Kotagal, M; Symons, RG; Hirsch, IB; Umpierrez, GE; Dellinger, EP; Farrokhi, ET; Flum, DR; SCOAP-CERTAIN Collaborative ; Perioperative hyperglycemia and risk of adverse events among patients with and without diabetes Ann Surg 261 1: 97-103; 2015 PMC4208939

King, WC; Chen, JY; Bond, DS; Belle, SH; Courcoulas, AP; Patterson, EJ; Mitchell, JE; Inabnet, WB; Dakin, GF; ... Wolfe, BM Objective assessment of changes in physical activity and sedentary behavior: Pre- through 3 years post-bariatric surgery Obesity (Silver Spring) 23 6: 1143-50; 2015 PMC4445467

Simianu, VV; Sham, JG; Wright, AS; Stewart, SD; Alloosh, M; Sturek, M; Cummings, DE; Flum, DR ; A Large Animal Survival Model to Evaluate Bariatric Surgery Mechanisms Surg Sci 6 8: 337-345; 2015 PMC4871691

Flanagan, MR; Varghese, TK, Jr.; Backhus, LM; Wood, DE; Mulligan, MS; Cheng, AM; Flum, DR; Farjah, F ; Gaps in Guideline-Concordant Use of Diagnostic Tests Among Lung Cancer Patients Ann Thorac Surg 100 6: 2006-12; 2015 PMC4870002

Sham, JG; Simianu, VV; Wright, AS; Stewart, SD; Alloosh, M; Sturek, M; Cummings, DE; Flum, DR ; Evaluating the mechanisms of improved glucose homeostasis after bariatric surgery in Ossabaw miniature swine J Diabetes Res 2014 526972; 2014 PMC4158302

Wang, BC; Wong, ES; Alfonso-Cristancho, R; He, H; Flum, DR; Arterburn, DE; Garrison, LP; Sullivan, SD ; Cost-effectiveness of bariatric surgical procedures for the treatment of severe obesity Eur J Health Econ 15 3: 253-63; 2014

Kwon, S; Thompson, R; Dellinger, P; Yanez, D; Farrohki, E; Flum, D ; Importance of perioperative glycemic control in general surgery: a report from the Surgical Care and Outcomes Assessment Program Ann Surg 257 1: 8-14; 2013 PMC4208433

Greenstein, AJ; Wahed, AS; Adeniji, A; Courcoulas, AP; Dakin, G; Flum, DR; Harrison, V; Mitchell, JE; O'Rourke, R; ... Wolfe, BM Prevalence of adverse intraoperative events during obesity surgery and their sequelae J Am Coll Surg 215 2: 271-7 e3; 2012 PMC3569521

Mackey, RH; Belle, SH; Courcoulas, AP; Dakin, GF; Deveney, CW; Flum, DR; Garcia, L; King, WC; Kuller, LH; ... Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery Consortium Writing Group Distribution of 10-year and lifetime predicted risk for cardiovascular disease prior to surgery in the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery-2 Study Am J Cardiol 110 8: 1130-7; 2012 PMC3462227

Wong, ES; Wang, BC; Alfonso-Cristancho, R; Flum, DR; Sullivan, SD; Garrison, LP; Arterburn, DE ; BMI trajectories among the severely obese: results from an electronic medical record population Obesity (Silver Spring) 20 10: 2107-12; 2012