Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Contact Information

Pediatric Surgery
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-3900
FX: (614) 722-3903

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus

Biography

Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD, is the Director of Surgical Education for Pediatric Surgery and Surgical Director of the Center for Pediatric and Adolescent Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and is an Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. His scholarly focus is in the area of surgical education and he is the recipient of a 2004 Surgical Education Fellowship of the Association of Surgical Education.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • University of Lagos (Nigeria)
    Date Completed: 05/31/1986

Internship

  • Lagos University Teaching Hospital
    Date Completed: 07/31/1987

Residency

  • Lagos University Teaching Hospital
    Date Completed: 03/31/1990

Residency

  • East Surrey Hospital
    Date Completed: 01/31/1991

Residency

  • Queen Mary's University Hospital
    Date Completed: 07/31/1991

Residency

  • Hope Hospital - UK
    Date Completed: 07/31/1993

Residency

  • Wrexham Maelor Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1994

Internship

  • Medical College of Virginia Health Systems
    Date Completed: 06/30/1995

Residency

  • Medical College of Virginia Health Systems
    Date Completed: 06/30/2001

Fellowship

  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Date Completed: 06/30/2003

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • General Pediatric Surgery

Specialty:

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/26/2003

Publications

  • Markin,Abraham; Barbero,Roxana; Leow,Jeffrey,J; Groen,Reinou,S; Perlman,Greg; Habermann,Elizabeth,B; Apelgren,Keith,N; Kushner,Adam,L; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2014. Inter-Rater Reliability of the PIPES Tool: Validation of a Surgical Capacity Index for Use in Resource-Limited Settings.  World journal of surgery. Vol. 38, no. 9. (September): 2195-2199.
  • Wong,Evan,G; Gupta,Shailvi; Deckelbaum,Dan,L; Razek,Tarek; Kamara,Thaim,B; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Haider,Adil,H; Kushner,Adam,L. 2014. The International Assessment of Capacity for Trauma (INTACT): an index for trauma capacity in low-income countries.  journal of surgical research. Vol. 190, no. 2. (August): 522-527.
  • Cochran,Amalia; Kao,Lillian,S; Gusani,Niraj,J; Suliburk,James,W; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2014. Use of Twitter to document the 2013 Academic Surgical Congress.  JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH. Vol. 190, no. 1. (July): 36-40.
  • Cochran,Amalia; Kao,Lillian,S; Gusani,Niraj,J; Suliburk,James,W; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2014. Use of Twitter to document the 2013 Academic Surgical Congress.  journal of surgical research. Vol. 190, no. 1. (July): 36-40.
  • Oyetunji,Tolulope,A; Fisher,Michael,A; Onguti,Sharon,K; Cornwell,Edward,E; Qureshi,Faisal,G; Abdullah,Fizan; Haider,Adil,H; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2014. Pediatric helmet use in residential areas.  American surgeon. Vol. 80, no. 5. (May): 511-513.
  • Oyetunji,Tolulope,A; Haider,Adil,H; Obirieze,Augustine,C; Fisher,Michael; Cornwell,Edward,E; Qureshi,Faisal,G; Abdullah,Fizan; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2014. Epidemiology of 577 Pediatric Firearm Fatalities: A 2-year Review of the National Trauma Data Bank.  AMERICAN SURGEON. Vol. 80, no. 4. (April): 366-371.
  • Oyetunji,Tolulope,A; Haider,Adil,H; Obirieze,Augustine,C; Fisher,Michael; Cornwell,Edward,E; Qureshi,Faisal,G; Abdullah,Fizan; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2014. Epidemiology of 577 pediatric firearm fatalities: a 2-year review of the National Trauma Data Bank.  American surgeon. Vol. 80, no. 4. (April): 366-371.
  • Raval,Mehul,V; Deans,Katherine,J; Rangel,Shawn,J; Minneci,Peter,C; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Kelleher,Kelly,J; Moss,R,Lawrence. 2013. Assessing quality in pediatric surgery--the limited role of appendectomy as the optimal target.  Journal of pediatric surgery. Vol. 48, no. 11. (November): 2313-2319.
  • Markin,Abraham; Barbero,Roxana; Leow,Jeffrey,J; Groen,Reinou,S; Skow,Evan,J; Apelgren,Keith,N; Kushner,Adam,L; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2013. A quantitative analysis of surgical capacity in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.  journal of surgical research. Vol. 185, no. 1. (November): 190-197.
  • Cegala,Donald,J; Chisolm,Deena,J; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2013. A communication skills intervention for parents of pediatric surgery patients.  Patient education and counseling. Vol. 93, no. 1. (October): 34-39.
  • Groen,Reinou,S; Samai,Mohamed; Petroze,Robin,T; Kamara,Thaim,B; Cassidy,Laura,D; Joharifard,Shahrzad; Yambasu,Sahr; Nwomeh,Bennedict,C; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. Household survey in Sierra Leone reveals high prevalence of surgical conditions in children.  World journal of surgery. Vol. 37, no. 6. (June): 1220-1226.
  • Groen,Reinou,S; Samai,Mohamed; Petroze,Robin,T; Kamara,Thaim,B; Cassidy,Laura,D; Joharifard,Shahrzad; Yambasu,Sahr; Nwomeh,Bennedict,C; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. Household survey in sierra leone reveals high prevalence of surgical conditions in children.  World journal of surgery. Vol. 37, no. 6. (June): 1220-1226.
  • Groen,Reinou,S; Kamara,Thaim,B; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Daoh,Kisito,S; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. Free health care for under 5 year olds increases access to surgical care in sierra leone: an analysis of case load and patient characteristics.  World journal of surgery. Vol. 37, no. 6. (June): 1216-1219.
  • Markin A, Barbero R, Leow JJ, Groen RS, Skow EJ, Apelgren KN, Kushner AL, Nwomeh BC. 2013. A Quantitatie Analysis of Surgical Capacity in Santa Cruz,Bolivia.  Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. Epub ahead of print, no. June: pii: S0022-4804(13)00499.
  • Groen,Reinou,S; Kamara,Thaim,B; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Daoh,Kisito,S; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. Free health care for under 5 year olds increases access to surgical care in Sierra Leone: an analysis of case load and patient characteristics.  World journal of surgery. Vol. 37, no. 6. (June): 1216-1219.
  • Henry,Jaymie,A; Groen,Reinou,S; Price,Raymond,R; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Hingham,T,Peter; Hardy,Mark,A; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. The benefits of international rotations to resource-limited settings for US surgery residents.  SURGERY. Vol. 153, no. 4. (April): 445-454.
  • Henry,Jaymie,A; Groen,Reinou,S; Price,Raymond,R; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Hingham,T,Peter; Hardy,Mark,A; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. The benefits of international rotations to resource-limited settings for US surgery residents.  SURGERY. Vol. 153, no. 4. (April): 445-454.
  • Cegala DJ, Chisolm DJ, Nwomeh BC. 2013. A communication skills intervention for parents of pediatric surgery patients.  Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. Epub ahead of print, no. April: S0738-3991(13)00124.
  • Henry,Jaymie,A; Groen,Reinou,S; Price,Raymond,R; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Kingham,T,Peter; Hardy,Mark,A; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. The benefits of international rotations to resource-limited settings for U.S. surgery residents.  Surgery. Vol. 153, no. 4. (April): 445-454.
  • Henry,Jaymie,A; Groen,Reinou,S; Price,Raymond,R; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Kingham,T,Peter; Hardy,Mark,A; Kushner,Adam,L. 2013. The benefits of international rotations to resource-limited settings for U.S. surgery residents.  Surgery. Vol. 153, no. 4. (April): 445-454.
  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Nwomeh,Benedict; Andridge,Rebecca; Anderson,Sarah,E; Crandall,Wallace,V. 2013. Variation in management of intra-abdominal abscesses in children with Crohn's disease.  Inflammatory bowel diseases. Vol. 19, no. 4. (March): 818-825.
  • Axt J, Nthumba PM, Mwanzia K, Hanssen E, Tarpley MJ, Krishnaswami S, Nwomeh BC, Holterman AX, Nadler EP, Simeone D, Orloff S, Tarpley JL, Merchant NB. 2013. The Role of global Surgery Electives During Residency Training: Relevance, Realities and Regulations.  Surgery. Vol. 153, no. 3. (March): 327-332.
  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Nwomeh,Benedict; Andridge,Rebecca; Anderson,Sarah,E; Crandall,Wallace,V. 2013. Variation in Management of Intra-Abdominal Abscesses in Children with Crohn's Disease.  INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES. Vol. 19, no. 4. (March): 818-825.
  • Axt,Jason; Nthumba,Peter,M; Mwanzia,Kamene; Hansen,Erik; Tarpley,Margaret,J; Krishnaswami,Sanjay; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Holterman,Ai-Xuan; Nadler,Evan,P; Simeone,Diane; Orloff,Susan; Tarpley,John,L; Merchant,Nipun,B. 2013. Commentary: The role of global surgery electives during residency training: relevance, realities, and regulations.  Surgery. Vol. 153, no. 3. (March): 327-332.
  • Druhan SM, Nwomeh BC.,. 2013. Radiologic Evaluationof Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. In Bowel Disease-2nd Edition. Edited by Mamula P, Markowitz JE, Baldassano RN. New York: Springer.
  • Henry JA, Windapo O, Kushner AL, Groen RS, Nwomeh BC. 2012. A Survey of Surgical Capacity in Rural Southern Nigeria: Opportunities for Change.  World Journal of Surgery. Vol. Epub ahead of print, no. September: en/a.
  • Kushner Al, Groen RS, Kamara TB, Dixon-Cole R, Daoh KS, Kingham TP, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Assessment of Pediatric Surgery Capacity at Govenment Hospitals in Sierra Leone.  World Journal of Surgery. Vol. Epub ahead of print, no. August: en/a.
  • Oyetunji TA, Franklin AL, Ortega G, Akolkar N, Qureshi FG, Abdullah F, Cornwell EE, Nwomeh BC, Fullum TM. 2012. Revisiting childhood obesity: persistent underutilization of surgical intervention?.  Am Surg. Vol. 78, no. 7. (July): 788-793.
  • Oyetunji,Tolulope,A; Franklin,Ashanti,L; Ortega,Gezzer; Akolkar,Namita; Qureshi,Faisal,G; Abdullah,Fizan; Cornwell,Edward,E; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Fullum,Terrence,M. 2012. Revisiting Childhood Obesity: Persistent Underutilization of Surgical Intervention?.  AMERICAN SURGEON. Vol. 78, no. 7. (July): 788-793.
  • Aldrink JH, Caniano DA, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Variability in Gastroschisis Management: A Survey of North American Pediatric Surgery Training Programs.  JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH. Vol. 176, no. 1. (July): 159-163.
  • Oyetunji,Tolulope,A; Franklin,Ashanti,L; Ortega,Gezzer; Akolkar,Namita; Qureshi,Faisal,G; Abdullah,Fizan; Cornwell,Edward,E; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Fullum,Terrence,M. 2012. Revisiting childhood obesity: persistent underutilization of surgical intervention?.  American surgeon. Vol. 78, no. 7. (July): 788-793.
  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Nwomeh,Benedict; Andridge,Rebecca,R; Anderson,Sarah,E; Crandall,Wallace. 2012. Variation in Management of Intra-Abdominal Abscesses in Children With Crohn's Disease.  GASTROENTEROLOGY. Vol. 142, no. 5. (May): S371-S371.
  • Cegala DJ, Chisolm DJ, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Further Examination of the Impact of Patient Participation on Physicians' Communication Style.  Patient Educ Couns. Vol. 89, no. 1. (May): 25-30.
  • Kushner AL, KinghamTP, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Medicine and surgery: the yin and yang of health systems.  LANCET. Vol. 379, no. 9825. (April): 1488-1488.
  • Oyetunji TA, Stevenson AA, Oyetunji AO,Onguti SK, Ames SA, Haider AH, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Profiling the ethnic characteristics of domestic injuries in children younger than age 5 years.  The American surgeon. Vol. 78, no. 4. (April): 426-431.
  • Oyetunji,Tolulope,A; Stevenson,Adrienne,A; Oyetunji,Aderonke,O; Onguti,Sharon,K; Ames,Sarah,A; Haider,Adil,H; Nwomeh,Benedict,C. 2012. Profiling the Ethnic Characteristics of Domestic Injuries in Children Younger Than Age 5 Years.  AMERICAN SURGEON. Vol. 78, no. 4. (April): 426-431.
  • Oyetunji TA, Ong'uti SK, Bolorunduro OB, Cornwell EE, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Pediatric Negative Appendectomy Rate: Trend, Predictors, and Differentials.  JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH. Vol. 173, no. 1. (March): 16-20.
  • Oyetunji TA, Ong'uti SK, Fisher M, Oyetunji AO, Cornwell EE, Haider AH, Nwomeh BC. 2012. Helmet Use Among Pediatric Cyclist in Residential Areas.  Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 172, no. 2. (February): e201.
  • Nwomeh BC. 2011. Teaching technical skills to medical students: Beyond "see one, do one, teach one".  Annals of African Medicine. Vol. 11, no. 1. (December): 46-47.
  • Oyetunji TA, Nwomeh BC, Ong'uti SK, Gonzalez DO, Cornwell EE, Fullum TM. 2011. Laparoscopic appendectomy in children with complicated appendicitis: ethnic disparity amid changing trend.  The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 170, no. 1. (September): ee99.
  • Oyetunji TA, Nwomeh BC, Ong'uti SK, Gonzalez DO, Cornwell EE 3rd, Fullum TM. 2011. Laparoscopic Appendectomy in Children with Complicated Appendicitis: ethnic disparity amid changing trend.  Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 1, no. 17. (September): e99-103.
  • Aldrink JH; Caniano DA; Nwomeh BC. 2011. Variability in Gastroschisis Management: A Survey of North American Pediatric Surgery Training Progams.  Journal of Surgical Research.
  • Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA. 2011. Emerging ethical issues in pediatric surgery.  Pediatric Surgery International. Vol. 27, no. 6. (June): e555.
  • Teeple EA, Shiels WE, Nwomeh BC, Rocourt DV, Caniano DA. 2011. Difficult central venous access removal: case reports of the use of endovascular snare shearing of endothelialized tetherings.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 46, no. 5. (May): ee13.
  • Teeple EA, Shiels WE, Nwomeh BC, Rocourt DV, Caniano DA. 2011. Difficult central venous access removal: case reports of the use of endovascular snare shearing of endothelialized tetherings.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY. Vol. 46, no. 5. (May): E13-E15.
  • Benedict Nwomeh. 2011. Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa.: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Nwomeh BC. 2011. Chest Injury. In Surgical Care for Children: Guidelines for the primary referral hospital. Edited by Bickler SW; Ameh EA. Oxford: Macmillan.
  • Osifo DC, Askegard-Giesmann, JF, Nwomeh BC. 2011. Gastrointestinal Stomas. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Nwomeh BC. 2011. Bowel Obstruction. In Surgical Care for Children: Guidelines for the primary referral hospital. Edited by Bickler SW; Ameh EA. Oxford: Macmillan.
  • Van as AB, Rocourt DV, Nwomeh BC. 2011. Thoracic Trauma. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Sidler D, Kling S, Nwomeh BC, Omonzejele PF. 2011. Ethical Issues in the African Setting. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Nwomeh BC.,. 2011. Abdominal Wall Defects. In Surgical Care of Major Newborn Malformations. Edited by Dolgin SE, Hammer CE. Hackensack: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Carter RF, Nwomeh BC, Lanning DA. 2011. Wound Healing. In Paediatric Surgery. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Abantanga FA, Teeple EA, Nwomeh BC. 2011. Paediatric Injury Scoring and Trauma Registry. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Mshelbwala PM, Nwomeh BC. 2011. History of Paediatric Surgery Speciality and Relevance to Africa. In Paediatric Surgery. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA.,. 2011. Ethical Considerations. In Pediatric Surgery, 7th Ed.. Edited by Coran AG, Caldamone A, Adzick NS, Krummel TM, Laberge J, Shamberger R:. Philadelphia: Elsevier.
  • Van As AB, Rocourt DV, Nwomeh BC. 2011. Injuries from Child Abuse. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Ameh EA, Chirdan LB, Otabor IA, Nwomeh BC. 2011. Abdominal Trauma. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa. Edited by Ameh EA, Bickler SJ, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh BC, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Nwomeh,Benedict; Malek,Marcus; Lund,Dennis; Rescorla,Frederick. 2010. Review of outcomes of primary liver cancers in children: Our institutional experience with resection and transplantation DISCUSSION.  SURGERY. Vol. 148, no. 4. (October): 782-784.
  • Kenney,Brian; Raval,Mehul; Nwomeh,Benedict; Lund,Dennis. 2010. Trends in age for hepatoportoenterostomy in the United States DISCUSSION.  SURGERY. Vol. 148, no. 4. (October): 791-792.
  • Nadler EP, Krishnaswami S, Brundage SI, Kim LT, Kingham TP, Olutoye OO, Nwariaku F, Nwomeh BC. 2010. Assessing the efficacy of the fundamentals of research and career development course overseas.  The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 163, no. 2. (October): e197.
  • Nadler EP, Nwomeh BC, Frederick WA, Hassoun HT, Kingham TP, Krishnaswami S, London JA, Pitt SC, Riviello RR, Selwyn O. 2010. Academic needs in developing countries: a survey of the West African College of Surgeons.  The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 160, no. 1. (May): e14.
  • Krishnaswami S, Perkins S, Frost M, Nwomeh BC, Simeone D, Nadler E, Orloff S. 2010. International Surgical Efforts within U.S. Academic Institutions; Results of a Survey by the AAS/SUS Joint Committee on International Academic Surgery.  Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 2, no. 158. (February): e180.
  • Sandquist MK, Way DP, Patterson AF, Caniano DA, Arnold MW, Nwomeh BC. 2009. General surgery versus specialty rotations: a new paradigm in surgery clerkships.  The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 153, no. 1. (May): e152.
  • Nwomeh BC, Hayes J, Caniano DA, Upperman JS, Kelleher KJ. 2009. A parental educational intervention to facilitate informed consent for emergency operations in children.  The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 152, no. 2. (April): e258.
  • Kibbe MR, Troppman C, Barnett CC, Nwomeh B, Olutoye OO, Doria C, Kim RD, Mankani MH, Corbett SA, Biffl WL, Schwarze ML. 2009. Effect of educational debt on career and quality of life among academic surgeons.  Annals Of Surgery. Vol. 249, no. 2. (February): e342.
  • Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA.,. 2009. Ethical Considerations. In Pediatric Surgery: Diagnosis and Management. London: Springer.
  • Penfold RB, Chisom DJ, Nwomeh BC, Kelleher KJ. 2008. Geographic disparities in the risk of perforated appendicitis among children in Ohio: 2001-2003.  International Journal Of Health Geographics. Vol. 7, no. November: e56.
  • Nwomeh BC and Crandall W. 2008. Radiologic Evaluation of Pediatric. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. In Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Edited by Mamula P, Markowitz JE, and Baldassano RN. New York: Springer.
  • Nwomeh BC. 2008. Reoperation for Stoma Complications. In Reoperative Pediatric Surgery. Edited by Caniano DA and Teich S. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press.
  • Nwomeh BC and Elton S. 2008. Abdominal Complications of Ventricular-Peritoneal Shunts. In Reoperative Pediatric Surgery. Edited by Caniano DA and Teich S. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press.
  • Kane TD, Nwomeh BC, Nadler EP. 2007. Thoracoscopic-assisted esophagectomy and laparoscopic gastric pull-up for lye injury.  JSLS: Journal Of The Society Of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society Of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. Vol. 11, no. 4. (October): e474.
  • Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA, Hogan M. 2007. Definitive exclusion of biliary atresia in infants with cholestatic jaundice: the role of percutaneous cholecysto-cholangiography.  Pediatric Surgery International. Vol. 23, no. 9. (September): e845.
  • Groner JI, Covert J, Lowell WL, Hayes JR, Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA. 2007. The impact of managing moderately injured pediatric trauma patients without immediate surgeon presence.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 42, no. 6. (June): e1026.
  • Groner,Jonathan,I; Covert,Julia; Lowell,Wendi,L; Hayes,John,R; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Caniano,Donna,A. 2007. The impact of managing moderately injured pediatric trauma patients without immediate surgeon presence. In 58th Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Pediatrics
  • Groner,Jonathan,I; Covert,Julia; Lowell,Wendi,L; Hayes,John,R; Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Caniano,Donna,A. 2007. The impact of managing moderately injured pediatric trauma patients without immediate surgeon presence. In 58th Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Pediatrics
  • Chisolm DJ, Pritchett CV, Nwomeh BC. 2006. Factors affecting innovation in pediatric surgery: hospital type and appendectomies.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 41, no. 11. (November): e1809.
  • Nwomeh BC, Lowell W, Kable R, Haley K, Ameh EA. 2006. History and development of trauma registry: lessons from developed to developing countries.  World Journal Of Emergency Surgery: WJES. Vol. 1, no. October: e32.
  • Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Georges,Anthony,J; Groner,Jonathan,I; Haley,Kathy,J; Hayes,John,R; Caniano,Donna,A. 2006. A leap in faith: the impact of removing the surgeon from the level II trauma response. In 57th Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Pediatrics
  • Nwomeh,Benedict,C; Georges,Anthony,J; Groner,Jonathan,I; Haley,Kathy,J; Hayes,John,R; Caniano,Donna,A. 2006. A leap in faith: the impact of removing the surgeon from the level II trauma response. In 57th Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Pediatrics
  • Nwomeh BC, Georges AJ, Groner JI, Haley KJ, Hayes JR, Caniano DA. 2006. A leap in faith: the impact of removing the surgeon from the level II trauma response.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 41, no. 4. (April): e693.
  • Smith VL, Long F, Nwomeh BC. 2006. Monozygotic twins with discordant intestinal rotation.  Pediatric Radiology. Vol. 36, no. 4. (April): e352.
  • Nwomeh BC, Chisolm DJ, Caniano DA, Kelleher KJ. 2006. Racial and socioeconomic disparity in perforated appendicitis among children: where is the problem?.  Pediatrics. Vol. 117, no. 3. (March): e870.
  • Benedict Nwomeh. 2006. Paediatric Trauma Care in Africa: A practical Guide.: Spectrum Books.
  • Ameh EA, Nwomeh BC. 2006. Prevention and control of trauma in childhood. In Paediatric Trauma Care in Africa: A Practical Guide. Edited by Ameh EA,Nwomeh BC. Ibadan: Spectrum Books.
  • Nwomeh BC. 2006. Peculiarities of the injured child. In Paediatric Trauma Care in Africa: A Practical Guide. Edited by Ameh EA, Nwomeh BC. Ibadan: Spectrum Books.
  • Nwomeh BC, Waller AL, Caniano DA, Kelleher KJ. 2005. Informed consent for emergency surgery in infants and children.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 40, no. 8. (August): e1320.
  • Meeks T, Nwomeh BC, Abdessalam S, Groner J. 2004. Paradoxical missile embolus to the right superficial femoral artery following gunshot wound to the liver: a case report.  The Journal Of Trauma. Vol. 57, no. 6. (December): e1338.
  • Abdessalam,S,F; Keller,A; Groner,J; Kable,R; Krishnaswami,S; Nwomeh,B. 2004. An analysis of children receiving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) following cardiac arrest with blunt trauma. In 90th Annual Clinical Congress of the American-College-of-Surgeons
  • Abdessalam,S,F; Keller,A; Groner,J; Kable,R; Krishnaswami,S; Nwomeh,B. 2004. An analysis of children receiving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) following cardiac arrest with blunt trauma. In 90th Annual Clinical Congress of the American-College-of-Surgeons
  • Abdessalam,S,F; Keller,A; Groner,J; Kable,R; Krishnaswami,S; Nwomeh,B. 2004. An analysis of children receiving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) following cardiac arrest with blunt trauma.  JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS. Vol. 199, no. 3. (September): S53-S53.
  • Nwomeh BC, Luketich JD, Kane TD. 2004. Minimally invasive esophagectomy for caustic esophageal stricture in children.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 39, no. 7. (July): ee1.
  • Nwomeh BC, Nadler EP, Meza MP, Bron K, Gaines BA, Ford HR. 2004. Contrast extravasation predicts the need for operative intervention in children with blunt splenic trauma.  The Journal Of Trauma. Vol. 56, no. 3. (March): e537.
  • Nwomeh BC, Mshelbwala PM. 2004. Pediatric surgery speciality: How relevant to Africa.  Africa Journal of Pediatric Surgey. Vol. 1, no. January: 36-42.
  • Nwomeh BC; Ameh EA. 2004. Trauma in Africa.  Medical Education Resource Africa: Journal Choice.
  • Nwomeh BC, Ameh EA. 2003. Pediatric Trauma in Africa.  Africa Journal of Trauma. Vol. 1, no. January: 7-13.
  • Yager DR, Diegelmann RF, Cohen IK, Nwomeh BC. 2001. The Non-Healing Wound: Mechanisms and Dressings, In: Bioactive Fibers and Polymers. In ACS Books. Edited by Edwards VJ, Vigo TL. Washington DC: ACS Books.
  • May DA, Spottswood SE, Ridick-Young M, Nwomeh BC. 2000. Case report: prenatally detected dumdbell-shaped retroperitoneal duplication cyst.  Pediatric Radiology. Vol. 30, no. 10. (October): e671.
  • Nwomeh BC, Spottswood SE, Narla LD, Bagwell CE. 2000. Duodenal Obstruction Due to the Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome. In Progress in Pediatric Trauma- 5th Edition. Edited by Burton IH. New York: Springer.
  • Yager DR, Nwomeh BC. 1999. The proteolytic environment of chronic wounds.  Wound Repair And Regeneration: Official Publication Of The Wound Healing Society [And] The European Tissue Repair Society. Vol. 7, no. 6. (November): e433.
  • Lanning DA, Nwomeh BC, Montante SJ, Yager DR, Diegelmann RF, Haynes JH. 1999. TGF-beta1 alters the healing of cutaneous fetal excisional wounds.  Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 34, no. 5. (May): e695.
  • Nwomeh BC, Liang HX, Cohen IK, Yager DR. 1999. MMP-8 is the predominant collagenase in healing wounds and nonhealing ulcers.  The Journal Of Surgical Research. Vol. 81, no. 2. (February): e189.
  • Nwomeh BC, Cohen IK. 1999. Overview of Current and Investigative Therapies in Wond Care. In Expanding Techniques in Treating Chronic Wounds. Edited by com. United States: American Journal of Surgery (CME monograph).
  • Lanning,D,A; Nwomeh,B,C; Montante,S,J; Yager,D,R; Diegelmann,R,F; Haynes,J,H. 1998. Transforming growth factor-beta 1 alters the healing of cutaneous fetal excisional wounds.  PEDIATRICS. Vol. 102, no. 3. (September): 790-790.
  • Nwomeh BC, Yager DR, Cohen IK. 1998. Physiology of the chronic wound.  Clinics In Plastic Surgery. Vol. 25, no. 3. (July): e341.
  • Nwomeh BC, Liang HX, Diegelmann RF, Cohen IK, Yager DR. 1998. Dynamics of the matrix metalloproteinases MMP-1 and MMP-8 in acute open human dermal wounds.  Wound Repair And Regeneration: Official Publication Of The Wound Healing Society [And] The European Tissue Repair Society. Vol. 6, no. 2. (March): e127.
  • Nwomeh BC, Yager DR, Cohen IK. 1998. Physiology of the Chronic Wound. In Mosby-Year Books. 2 ed. Edited by Granick MS, Long CD, Ramasastry SS. St. Louis: Mosby-Year Books.
  • Nwomeh BC, Diegelmann RF, Yager DR, Cohen IK. 1997. Matrix Metalloproteinase-is the predominant collagenase in human open dermal wounds.  Surg Forum. Vol. 2, no. 6. (March): 127-134.
  • Nwomeh BC, Olutoye OO, Diegelmann RF, Cohen IK. 1997. The basic biology of wound healing.  Journal of Surgical Pathology. Vol. 2, no. January: 143-162.
  • Cegala DJ, Chisolm, Nwomeh BC. A Communication Skills Intervention for Parents of Pediatric Surgery Patients.  Patient Educ Couns.
  • Moss Rl, et. al. Laparotomy versus peritoneal drainage for necrotizing enterocolitis and perforation.  New England Journal of Medicine.
  • Nwomeh BC. Embracing a collaborative care approach to paediatric surgery.  African Journal of Paediatric Surgery.
  • Groner JI, Covert J, Lowell WL, Hayes JR, Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA. The impact of managing moderately injured pediatric trauma patients without immediate surgeon presence. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 42(6): 1026-9; discussion 1029-30, 2007.
  • Nwomeh BC, Caniano DA, Hogan M. Definitive exclusion of biliary atresia in infants with cholestatic jaundice: the role of percutaneous cholecystocholangiography. Pediatric Surgery International 23(9): 845-9, 2007.
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