Arthur Williams

Arthur B. Williams , MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical-Affiliate

Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Surgical Unit
3200 Vine Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Phone 513-861-3100


Bachelor's Degree: Vanderbilt University 1990

Medical Degree: Rush Medical College 1994

Research Fellowship: University of Cincinnati 1998

General Surgery Residency: University of Cincinnati 2001

Research and Practice Interests

Critical Care, Advanced Laparoscopy


Peer Reviewed Publications

Fischer, D R; Sun, X; Williams, A B; Gang, G; Pritts, T A; James, J H; Molloy, M; Fischer, J E; Paul, R J; Hasselgren, P O (2001. ) Dantrolene reduces serum TNFalpha and corticosterone levels and muscle calcium, calpain gene expression, and protein breakdown in septic rats. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), , 15 (3 ) ,200-7

Williams, A B; Decourten-Myers, G M; Fischer, J E; Luo, G; Sun, X; Hasselgren, P O (1999. ) Sepsis stimulates release of myofilaments in skeletal muscle by a calcium-dependent mechanism. FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, , 13 (11 ) ,1435-43

Hobler, S C; Wang, J J; Williams, A B; Melandri, F; Sun, X; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O (1999. ) Sepsis is associated with increased ubiquitinconjugating enzyme E214k mRNA in skeletal muscle. The American journal of physiology, , 276 (2 Pt 2 ) ,R468-73

Hobler, S C; Williams, A B; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O (1998. ) IGF-I stimulates protein synthesis but does not inhibit protein breakdown in muscle from septic rats. The American journal of physiology, , 274 (2 Pt 2 ) ,R571-6

Williams, A B; Luchette, F A; Papaconstantinou, H T; Lim, E; Hurst, J M; Johannigman, J A; Davis, K (1997. ) The effect of early versus late fasciotomy in the management of extremity trauma. Surgery, , 122 (4 ) ,861-6

Mammen J.;James L.;Molloy M.;Williams A.;Wray C.;Sussman J. (09-01-2007. ) The relationship of lymph node dissection and colon cancer survival in the Veterans Affairs Central .American Journal of Surgery, , 194 (3 ) ,349-354 More Information

Hobler S.C.;Williams A.;Fischer D.;Wang J.J.;Sun X.;Fischer J.E.;Monaco J.J.;Hasselgren P.O. (08-01-1999. ) Activity and expression of the 20S proteasome are increased in skeletal muscle during sepsis .American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology, , 277 (2 46-2 ) ,

Williams A.;Sun X.;Fischer J.;Hasselgren P. (01-01-1999. ) The expression of genes in the ubiquitin-proteasome proteolytic pathway is increased in skeletal mus.Surgery, , 126 (4 ) ,744-750 More Information

Williams A.;Wang J.J.;Wang L.I.;Sun X.;Fischer J.E.;Hasselgren P.O. (12-01-1998. ) Sepsis in mice stimulates muscle proteolysis in the absence of IL-6 .American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology, , 275 (6 44-6 ) ,

Contact Information

Academic - Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Surgical Unit
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45202
Phone: 513-861-3100