Scott W. Cowan, MD, FACS

Scott W. Cowan, MD, FACS

Contact Dr. Cowan

1025 Walnut Street
College Building, Suite 607
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-6996
(215) 955-6010 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Predicting the Risk of Postoperative Respiratory Failure in Elective Abdominal and Vascular Operations Using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) Participant Use Data File
  2. Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio associated with prognosis of lung cancer
  3. Robert reynolds macintosh, M.D. (1897-1989): Forefather of anesthesiology, advocate for patient safety
  4. William Arbuthnot Lane (1856-1943): Surgical Innovator and His Theory of Autointoxication
  5. Reducing colorectal surgical site infections: a novel, resident-driven, quality initiative
  6. A brief overview of the life and work of Lyon Henry Appleby, M.D. (1895-1970)
  7. Remembering Dr. Henry W. Gray (1827-1861) and his timeless contribution to modern medical education
  8. Management considerations of massive hemoptysis while on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  9. James Mann, M.D. (1759-1832): Military surgeon for the "second war of independence"
  10. Emil zuckerkandl, M.D. (1849-1910): Bridging anatomic study and the operating room table
  11. A 22-year-old man with pleural tuberculosis associated hydropneumothorax: Case report and literature review
  12. Francis Daniels moore: One of the brightest minds in the surgical field
  13. Alton Ochsner, MD (1896-1981): Surgical pioneer and legacy linking smoking and disease
  14. Frederic E. Mohs, M.D. (1910-2002): Physician and innovator
  15. Racial disparity in in-hospital mortality after lobectomy for lung cancer
  16. Dr. Mary Edwards Walker: years ahead of her time
  17. Francis F. Maury, M.D. (1840 to 1879): An often forgotten pioneer in early American surgery
  18. Mary H. Gibbon: Teamwork of the heart
  19. Robert Edward gross (1905-1988): Ligation of a patent ductus arteriosus and the birth of a specialty
  20. Roscoe Reid Graham (1890 to 1948): A Canadian pioneer in general surgery