null Julio Fiore Jr., M.Sc., PhD
Surgery • surgical recovery • surgical outcomes research • patient-reported outcomes • harms
My research focuses on developing strategies to measure postoperative recovery from the perspective of patients, assessing the comparative effectiveness of interventions aimed to improve recovery, and reducing harms associated with surgery and perioperative care interventions.
Fiore JF Jr, El-Kefraoui C, Chay M-A, Nguyen-Powanda P, Do U, Olleik G, Rajabiyazdi F, Kouyoumdjian A, Derksen A, Landry T, Amar-Zifkin A, Bergeron A, Ramanakumar AV, Martel M, Lee L, Baldini G, Feldman LS. Opioid versus opioid-free analgesia after surgical discharge: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised trials. Lancet. 2022;399(10343):2280-2293. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(22)00582-7.
Rajabiyazdi F, Alam R, Pal A, Montanez J, Law S, Pecorelli N, Watanabe Y, Chiavegato LD, Falconi M, Hirano S, Mayo NE, Lee L, Feldman LS, Fiore JF Jr. Understanding the meaning of recovery to patients undergoing abdominal surgery. JAMA Surg. 2021; 156(8):758-765. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2021.1557.
Fiore JF Jr, Feldman LS. Tracking postoperative recovery-making a case for smartphone technology. JAMA Surg. 2020; 155(2):130. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2019.4703.
Fiore JF Jr, Figueiredo S, Balvardi S, Lee L, Nauche B, Landry T, Mayo N, Feldman LS. How do we value postoperative recovery? A systematic review of the measurement properties of patient-reported outcomes after abdominal surgery. Ann Surg. 2018; 267(4):656-669. https://doi.org/10.1097/sla.0000000000002415.
Fiore JF Jr, Castelino T, Pecorelli N, Niculiseanu P, Balvardi S, Hershon O, Liberman S, Chalebois P, Stein B, Carli F, Mayo N, Feldman LS. Ensuring early mobilization within an enhanced recovery program for colorectal surgery: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg. 2017, 266(2): 223-231.https://doi.org/10.1097/sla.0000000000002114.