Dora Syin, M.D.


  1. Makary MA, Segev DL, Pronovost PJ, Syin D, Bandeen-Roche K, Patel P, Takenaga R, Devgan L, Holzmueller CG, Tian J, Fried LP. Frailty as a predictor of surgical outcomes in older patients Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2010; 210(6):901-908. Epub 2010 Apr 28.
  2. Nundy S, Mukherjee A, Sexton JB, Pronovost PJ, Knight A, Rowen LC, Duncan M, Syin D, Makary MA. Impact of preoperative briefings on operating room delays: a preliminary report Archives of Surgery. 2008; 143(11):1068-1072.
  3. Syin D, Woreta T, Chang DC, Cameron JL, Pronovost PJ, Makary MA. Publication bias in surgery: implications for informed consent Journal of Surgical Research. 2007; 143(1):88-93.
  4. Makary MA, Al-Attar A, Holzmueller CG, Sexton JB, Syin D, Gilson MM, Sulkowski M, Pronovost PJ. Needlestick injuries among surgeons in training New England Journal of Medicine. 2007; 356(26):2693-2699.
  5. Makary MA, Mukherjee A, Sexton JB, Syin D, Goodrich E, Hartmann E, Rowen L, Behrens DC, Marohn M, Pronovost PJ. Operating room briefings and wrong-site surgery Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2007; 204(2):236-243. Epub 2006 Dec 08.
  6. Weiss ES, Cornwell EE, Wang T, Syin D, Millman EA, Pronovost PJ, Chang DC, Makary MA. Human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis testing and prevalence among surgical patients in an urban university hospital American Journal of Surgery. 2007; 193(1):55-60.
  7. Makary MA, Pronovost PJ, Weiss ES, Chang DC, Baker SP, Cornwell EE, Syin D, Millman EA, Freischlag JA. Sharpless surgery: A prospective study of the feasibility of performing operations using non-sharp techniques in an urban, university-based surgical practice World Journal of Surgery. 2006; 30(7):1224-1229.
  8. Weiss ES, Makary MA, Wang T, Syin D, Pronovost PJ, Chang D, Cornwell EE 3rd. Prevalence of blood-borne pathogens in an urban, university-based general surgical practice. Ann Surg. 2005 May; 241 (5):803-7; discussion 807-9
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