Peer-Reviewed Articles

  • Koshi¬ro Nishimoto, Scott A. Tomlins, Rork D. Kuicke, Andi K. Cani, Thomas J. Giordanobd, Daniel H. Hovelson, Chia-Jen Liu, Aalok R. Sanjanwala, Michael A. Edwards, Celso E. Gomez-Sanchez, KazutakaNanbaa, William E. Rainey. Aldosterone-stimulating somatic gene mutations are common in normal adrenal glands. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS) … Accepted for Publication
  • Edwards MA, Mullenbach B, Chamberlain SM. Pain provocation and low gallbladder ejection fraction with CCK cholescintigraphy are not predictive of chronic acalculous gallbladder disease symptom relief after cholecystectomy. Dig Dis Sci. 2014 Nov;59(11):2773-8. doi: 10.1007/s10620-014-3213-4. Epub 2014 May 23. PubMed PMID: 24852884.
  • Monticone S*, Hattangady NG, Penton D, Isales C, Edwards MA, Williams TA, Sterner C, Warth R, Mulatero P, Rainey WE. A novel Y152C KCNJ5 mutation responsible for familial hyperaldosteronism type III. J ClinEndocrinolMetab. 2013 Nov;98(11):E1861-5.PubMed PMID: 24037882.
  • Monticone S*, Hattangady NG, Nishimoto K, Mantero F, Rubin B, Cicala MV, Pezzani R, Auchus RJ, Ghayee HK, Shibata H, Kurihara I, Williams TA, Giri JG, Bollag RJ, Edwards MA, Isales CM, Rainey WE. Effect of KCNJ5 mutations on gene expression in aldosterone-producing adenomas and adrenocortical cells. J ClinEndocrinolMetab. 2012 Aug;97(8):E1567-72. doi: 10.1210/jc.2011-3132. Epub 2012 May 24. PubMed PMID: 22628608
  • Xing Y*, Edwards MA, Ahlem C, Kennedy M, Cohen A, Gomez-Sanchez CE, Rainey WE. The effects of ACTH on steroid metabolomic profiles in human adrenal cells. J Endocrinol. 2011 Jun;209(3):327-35. doi: 10.1530/JOE-10-0493. Epub 2011 Mar 23. PubMed PMID: 21429963; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3774117
  • Wang T*, Satoh F, Morimoto R, Nakamura Y, Sasano H, Auchus RJ, Edwards MA, Rainey WE. Gene expression profiles in aldosterone-producing adenomas and adjacent adrenal glands.Eur J Endocrinol. 2011 Apr;164(4):613-9. doi: 10.1530/EJE-10-1085. Epub 2011 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 21248073; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3741645.
  • Mellinger JD*, Bittner JG 4th, Edwards MA, Bates W, Williams HT. Imaging of gastrointestinal bleeding.SurgClin North Am. 2011 Feb;91(1):93-108. doi: 10.1016/j.suc.2010.10.014. Review. PubMed PMID: 21184902.
  • Xing Y*, Parker CR, Edwards MA, Rainey WE. ACTH is a potent regulator of gene expression in human adrenal cells. J MolEndocrinol. 2010 Jul;45(1):59-68. doi: 10.1677/JME-10-0006. Epub 2010 May 11. PubMed PMID: 20460446; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3725639.
  • Bittner JG 4th*, Edwards MA, Harrison SJ, Li K, Karmin PN, Mellinger JD. Laparoscopic repair of a right paraduodenal hernia. JSLS. 2009 Apr-Jun;13(2):242-9. PubMed PMID: 19660226; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3015939.
  • Bittner JG 4th, Coverdill JE, Imam T, Deladisma AM, Edwards MA, Mellinger JD*. Do increased training requirements in gastrointestinal endoscopy and advanced laparoscopy necessitate a paradigm shift? A survey of program directors in surgery. J Surg Educ. 2008 Nov-Dec;65(6):418-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2008.05.001. PubMed PMID: 19059172.
  • Bittner JG 4th, Edwards MA*, Shah MB, MacFadyen BV Jr, Mellinger JD. Mesh-free laparoscopic spigelian hernia repair. Am Surg. 2008 Aug;74(8):713-20; discussion 720. Review. PubMed PMID: 18705572.
  • Edwards MA*, Beatty JS, Shah MB, Bittner JG 4th. An unusual presentation of rectal leiomyoma. Am Surg. 2008 May;74(5):448-50. PubMed PMID: 18481508.
  • Parker WT, Edwards MA*, Bittner JG 4th, Mellinger JD. Splenic hemorrhage: an unexpected complication after colonoscopy. Am Surg. 2008 May;74(5):450-2. PubMed PMID: 18481509.
  • Shah MB, Bittner JG 4th, Edwards MA*. Rett syndrome and gastric perforation. Am Surg. 2008 Apr;74(4):315-7. PubMed PMID: 18453295.
  • Edwards MA*, Smith M, Parker W, Gu K. Mesenteric lipodystrophy of the left colon. Am Surg. 2007 Dec;73(12):1242-4. PubMed PMID: 18186380.
  • Edwards MA*, Grinbaum R, Schneider BE, Walsh A, Ellsmere J, Jones DB. Benchmarking hospital outcomes for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.SurgEndosc. 2007 Nov;21(11):1950-6. Epub 2007 May 5. PubMed PMID: 17484002.
  • Ellsmere J*, Kane R, Grinbaum R, Edwards MA, Schneider B, Jones D. Intraoperative ultrasonography during planned liver resections: why are we still performing it?SurgEndosc. 2007 Aug;21(8):1280-3. Epub 2007 Feb 9. PubMed PMID: 17294303.
  • Edwards MA*, Jones DB, Ellsmere J, Grinbaum R, Schneider BE. Anastomotic leak following antecolic versus retrocolic laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity.Obes Surg. 2007 Mar;17(3):292-7. PubMed PMID: 17546834.
  • MacFadyen BV*, Edwards MA. Is ERCP necessary in all patients with an abnormal intraoperative cholangiogram? Nat ClinPractGastroenterolHepatol. 2007 Jan;4(1):20-1. PubMed PMID: 17203084.
  • Edwards MA*, Grinbaum R, Ellsmere J, Jones DB, Schneider BE. Intussusception after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity: case report and literature review of rare complication.SurgObesRelat Dis. 2006 Jul-Aug;2(4):483-9. PubMed PMID: 16925387.

Other Articles
Books, Monographs, Chapters

  • Edwards MA. Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy.  In, Jones DB, Maithel SK and Schneider BE, editors of Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgery. Woodmbury, CT: Cine-Med, Inc; 2006. p. 241-242.
  • Edwards, MA. Laparoscopic Jejunostomy. In, Jones DB; Maithel SK and Schneider BE, editors of Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgery. Woodbury, CT: Cine-Med, Inc; 2006. p. 295-297.
  • Edwards MA, Bittner JG. Basic suturing techniques. In, National Medical Student Skills Curriculum. 2011. (in press)
  • Edwards MA. National Surgical Skills Curriculum: Phase I.  In, Tsuda et al, editors of Textbook of Simulation. CineMed Publishing, Inc. 2012.
  • Edwards MA, Asmann B. Methods of Assessment.  In, Tsuda et al, editors of Textbook of Simulation. CineMed Publishing, Inc. 2012.
  • Hines JO, Bingerer J, Cason FD, Edwards MA, Hopkins MA. Biliary Tract. Lawrence, editor of Essentials of General Surgery, 5th Edition, Lipipincott Williams & Wilkins 2013



Associate Professor of Surgery
Temple University School of Medicine