Executive Surgeon-in-Chief, Department of Surgery, The Miriam Hospital, Veterans Affairs Hospital,
Women and Infants Hospital and Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island.
2001-present Surgeon-in-Chief, Department of Surgery
Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
1995-present Active Surgeon
Women & Infants' Hospital, Providence, RI
Safran H, Dipetrillo T, Iannitti D, Quirk D, Akerman P, Cruff D, Cioffi W, Shah S, Ramdin N, Rich T: Gemcitabine, paclitaxel, and radiation for locally advanced pancreatic cancer: a Phase I trial. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. 54(1):137-41, 2002 Sep 1.
Song GY, Chung CS, Jarrar D, Cioffi WG, Ayala A: Mechanism of immune dysfunction in sepsis: Inducible nitric-oxide mediated alterations in p38 MAPK activation. J Trauma 53(2):276-83, 2002.
Knoferl MW, Angele MK, Diodato MD, Schwacha MG, Ayala A, Cioffi WG, Bland KI, Chaudry IH: Female sex hormones regulate macrophage function after trauma-hemorrhage and prevent increased death rate of subsequent sepsis. Ann Surg 235(1):105-12, 2002.
Knoferl MW, Diodato MD, Schwacha MG, Cioffi WG, Bland KI, Chaudry IH: Cyclooxygenase-2-mediated regulation of Kupffer cell interleukin-6 production following trauma-hemorrhage and subsequent sepsis. Shock 16(6):479-83, 2001.
Cioffi WG: Whatís new in burns and metabolism [review]. J Am Coll Surg 192(2):241-254, 2001.
Safran H, Moore T, Iannitti D, DePetrillo T, Akerman P, Cioffi W, Harrington D, Quirk D, Rathore R, Cruff D, Vakharia J, Vora S, Savarese D, Wanebo H: Paclitaxel and concurrent radiation for locally advanced pancreatic cancer. Int J Radiation Oncology Biol Phys 49(5):1275-1279, 2001.
Wang P, BA ZF, Koo DJ, Cioffi WG, Bland KI, Chaudry IH: Continuous resuscitation after hemorrhage and acute fluid replacement improves cardiovascular responses. Surgery 129(5):559- 66, 2001.Rocco Jr TR, Reinert SE, Cioffi WG, Harrington DT, Buczko G, Simms HH: A 9-year, singleinstitution, retrospective review of death rate and prognosis factors in adult respiratory distress syndrome. Ann Surg 233(3):414-422, 2001.Saitoh D, Shirani KZ, Cioffi WG, Kizaki T, Ohmo H, Okada Y, Mason AD Jr, Pruitt BA Jr: Changes in the tissue and plasma superoxide dismutase (SOD) levels in a burned rat model. Tohoku J Experimental Med 193(1):27-36, 2001.