In This Section

Departmental Research 

Abdominal Organ Transplant

Antonio Di Carlo, MD

Gunder, M., Lakhter, V., Lau, K., Karhadkar, S. S., Di Carlo, A., & Bashir, R. (2019). Endovascular intervention for iliac vein thrombosis after simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant. Journal of surgical case reports, 2019(4), rjz024. https://doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rjz024

Fagenson AM, P Karhadkar SS, Di Carlo A, Pitt HA, Lau KN. Fatty Liver: The Metabolic Syndrome increases Post-Hepatectomy Mortality, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020

Fagenson AM, Karhadkar SS, Di Carlo A, Pitt HA, Lau KN. Congested Liver: An Uncommon Entity Associated with Increased Post-Hepatectomy Morbidity, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020

Fagenson, A. M., Powers, B. D., Zorbas, K. A., Karhadkar, S., Karachristos, A., Di Carlo, A., & Lau, K. N. (2020). Frailty Predicts Morbidity and Mortality After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis: An ACS-NSQIP Cohort Analysis. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 1–9. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-020-04570-1

Sunil Karhadkar, MD

Gunder, M., Lakhter, V., Lau, K., Karhadkar, S. S., Di Carlo, A., & Bashir, R. (2019). Endovascular intervention for iliac vein thrombosis after simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant. Journal of surgical case reports, 2019(4), rjz024. https://doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rjz024

Fagenson AM, P Karhadkar SS, Di Carlo A, Pitt HA, Lau KN. Fatty Liver: The Metabolic Syndrome increases Post-Hepatectomy Mortality, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020

Fagenson AM, Karhadkar SS, Di Carlo A, Pitt HA, Lau KN. Congested Liver: An Uncommon Entity Associated with Increased Post-Hepatectomy Morbidity, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020

Fagenson, A. M., Powers, B. D., Zorbas, K. A., Karhadkar, S., Karachristos, A., Di Carlo, A., & Lau, K. N. (2020). Frailty Predicts Morbidity and Mortality After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis: An ACS-NSQIP Cohort Analysis. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 1–9. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-020-04570-1

Kwan Nang Lau, MD

Gunder, M., Lakhter, V., Lau, K., Karhadkar, S. S., Di Carlo, A., & Bashir, R. (2019). Endovascular intervention for iliac vein thrombosis after simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant. Journal of surgical case reports, 2019(4), rjz024. https://doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rjz024

Fagenson, A. M., Powers, B. D., Zorbas, K. A., Karhadkar, S., Karachristos, A., Di Carlo, A., & Lau, K. N. (2020). Frailty Predicts Morbidity and Mortality After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis: An ACS-NSQIP Cohort Analysis. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 1–9. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-020-04570-1

Fagenson, A. M., Gleeson, E. M., Pitt, H. A., & Lau, K. N. (2020). Albumin-Bilirubin Score vs Model for End-Stage Liver Disease in Predicting Post-Hepatectomy Outcomes. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 230(4), 637–645. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.12.007

Fagenson AM, Gleeson EM, Lau KN, Karachristos A, Pitt HA, Early drain removal after hepatectomy: an underutilized management strategy. HPB (Oxford). 2020 Mar 24. pii: S1365-182X(20)30086-1.

Fagenson AM, Gleeson E, Pitt HA, Lau KN.  Minimally Invasive Hepatectomy in North America: Laparoscopic Versus Robotic, accepted for oral presentation, SSAT, Chicago, May 2020

Moten AS, Lau KN. Racial Disparity in the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Have Times Changed, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020

Fagenson AM, P Karhadkar SS, Di Carlo A, Pitt HA, Lau KN. Fatty Liver: The Metabolic Syndrome increases Post-Hepatectomy Mortality, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020

Fagenson AM, Karhadkar SS, Di Carlo A, Pitt HA, Lau KN. Congested Liver: An Uncommon Entity Associated with Increased Post-Hepatectomy Morbidity, accepted for ACS, Chicago, October 2020


Bariatric Surgery

Neil King, MD

Kunac, A., King, N. A., Ostrovsky, I., Rytzarev, D., Merchant, A. M., & Murano, T. (2019). The Impact of Interdisciplinary Education on Skills and Attitudes of Surgery and Emergency Medicine Residents. Surgery journal (New York, N.Y.), 5(1), e18–e24. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1681063

Elizabeth Renza, MD

Morano, W. F., Shaikh, M. F., Gleeson, E. M., Galvez, A., Khalili, M., Lieb, J., 2nd, Renza-Stingone, E. P., & Bowne, W. B. (2018). Reconstruction options following pancreaticoduodenectomy after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a systematic review. World journal of surgical oncology, 16(1), 168. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12957-018-1467-6

Rohit Soans, MD

Acevedo, E., Jr, Mazzei, M., Zhao, H., Lu, X., Soans, R., & Edwards, M. A. (2020). Outcomes in conventional laparoscopic versus robotic-assisted primary bariatric surgery: a retrospective, case-controlled study of the MBSAQIP database. Surgical endoscopy, 34(3), 1353–1365. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-019-06915-7

Chu, X., Karasinski, K., Donellan, S., Kaniper, S., Wood, G. C., Shi, W., Edwards, M. A., Soans, R., Still, C. D., & Gerhard, G. S. (2020). A retrospective case control study identifies peripheral blood mononuclear cell albumin RNA expression as a biomarker for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Langenbeck's archives of surgery, 405(2), 165–172. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00423-019-01848-0

Gasoyan, H., Soans, R., & Sarwer, D. B. (2020). The potential implications of "Medicare for All" and "public option" for bariatric surgery. Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, S1550-7289(20)30212-4. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2020.04.028


Cardiovascular Surgery

Robert Boova, MD

Boova, R., Banerjee, S., Kashem, A., Das, A., Zimmerman, H., Jennings, R., Minakata, K., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Computed tomography angiography is not accurate in predicting surgical prosthetic aortic valve implant size. Surgery, 167(2), 499–503. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.06.022

Stacey Brann, MD

Kanaparthi, J., Kashem, M. A., Suryapalam, M., Zhao, H., Brann, S., Leotta, E., Minakata, K., Keshavamurthy, S., Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Prior and Perioperative Revascularization Does Not Affect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(6), 1677–1683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.016

Timofeeva, O. A., Alvarez, R., Pelberg, J., Yoon, E., Alsammak, M., Geier, S. S., Ruggia-Check, C., Hassler, J., Hoosain, J., Brisco, M. A., Afari-Armah, N., Rakita, V., Brann, S., Keshavamurthy, S., Gomez-Abraham, J., Minakata, K., Toyoda, Y., & Hamad, E. (2020). Serum dilutions as a predictive biomarker for peri-operative desensitization: An exploratory approach to transplanting sensitized heart candidates. Transplant immunology, 60, 101274. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trim.2020.101274

Impact of Donor Age on IPF Patient Survival in Lung Transplantation
S Dutta, A Kashem, G Sunagawa, S Brann, E Leotta, N Shigemura,Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S387, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.503

Do Public Health Service Increased Risk Donor Lungs Negatively Affect Survival Outcomes?
J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, E Leotta, S Gengo, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S382, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.489

Comparing the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Lung Transplantation P Ortiz, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, K Minakata, S Brann, N.Shigemura, Y.Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S104, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.962

Patients over 70 Years Old Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, S Brann, N Shigemura, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370-S371 , 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.462

Younger Patients Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, N Shigemura, S Brann, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.461

Assessing Lung Transplant Survival Following Donation after Cardiac Death: A Single Center Experience J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S381, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.487

Wait or No Wait for Reducing Body Weight before Lung Transplant
N Guynn, A Kashem, SH Brann, K Minakata, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S317-S318, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.716

VenoArterial Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation as bridge to cytolytic therapy.
Mangukia C, Patel S, Brann S, Jaffe F, Sunagawa G, Toyoda Y. Accepted for publication: Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: IJTC-D-20-00067R2

Eros Leotta, MD

Kanaparthi, J., Kashem, M. A., Suryapalam, M., Zhao, H., Brann, S., Leotta, E., Minakata, K., Keshavamurthy, S., Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Prior and Perioperative Revascularization Does Not Affect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(6), 1677–1683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.016

Impact of Donor Age on IPF Patient Survival in Lung Transplantation
S Dutta, A Kashem, G Sunagawa, S Brann, E Leotta, N Shigemura,Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S387, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.503

Do Public Health Service Increased Risk Donor Lungs Negatively Affect Survival Outcomes?
J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, E Leotta, S Gengo, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S382, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.489

Comparing the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Lung Transplantation P Ortiz, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, K Minakata, S Brann, N.Shigemura, Y.Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S104, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.962

Patients over 70 Years Old Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, S Brann, N Shigemura, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370-S371 , 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.462

Younger Patients Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, N Shigemura, S Brann, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.461

Assessing Lung Transplant Survival Following Donation after Cardiac Death: A Single Center Experience J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S381, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.487

Wait or No Wait for Reducing Body Weight before Lung Transplant
N Guynn, A Kashem, SH Brann, K Minakata, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S317-S318, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.716

Kenji Minakata, MD

Ishigami, M., Masumoto, H., Ikuno, T., Aoki, T., Kawatou, M., Minakata, K., Ikeda, T., Sakata, R., Yamashita, J. K., & Minatoya, K. (2018). Human iPS cell-derived cardiac tissue sheets for functional restoration of infarcted porcine hearts. PloS one, 13(8), e0201650. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0201650

Minakata K. (2018). Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Suitable for all?. Journal of cardiology, 71(3), 221–222. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjcc.2017.11.002

Katada, Y., Nakagawa, S., Nishimura, A., Sato, Y. K., Taue, H., Matsumura, K., Yamazaki, K., Minakata, K., Yano, I., Omura, T., Imai, S., Yonezawa, A., Sato, Y., Nakagawa, T., Minatoya, K., & Matsubara, K. (2019). Effects of fasting on warfarin sensitivity index in patients undergoing cardiovascular surgery. European journal of clinical pharmacology, 75(4), 561–568. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00228-018-2592-4

Nakatsu, T., Minakata, K., Tanaka, S., Minatoya, K., & PROGRESS-Kyoto Investigators (2019). Intermediate-term outcomes of aortic valve replacement with bioprosthetic or mechanical valves in patients on hemodialysis. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 157(6), 2177–2186.e3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.08.104

Tsumaru, S., Masumoto, H., Minakata, K., Izuhara, M., Yamazaki, K., Ikeda, T., Ono, K., Sakata, R., & Minatoya, K. (2018). Therapeutic angiogenesis by local sustained release of microRNA-126 using poly lactic-co-glycolic acid nanoparticles in murine hindlimb ischemia. Journal of vascular surgery, 68(4), 1209–1215. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.08.097

Kumagai, M., Minakata, K., Masumoto, H., Yamamoto, M., Yonezawa, A., Ikeda, T., Uehara, K., Yamazaki, K., Ikeda, T., Matsubara, K., Yokode, M., Shimizu, A., Tabata, Y., Sakata, R., & Minatoya, K. (2018). A therapeutic angiogenesis of sustained release of basic fibroblast growth factor using biodegradable gelatin hydrogel sheets in a canine chronic myocardial infarction model. Heart and vessels, 33(10), 1251–1257. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00380-018-1185-6

Rosenfeld, B. L., Bashir, R., Brisco-Bacik, M. A., Panidis, I. P., Vaidya, A., Minakata, K., & Forfia, P. R. (2020). Leiomyosarcoma Tumor Embolism Masquerading as Thrombus in Transit. The American journal of case reports, 21, e921124. https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.921124

Kanaparthi, J., Kashem, M. A., Suryapalam, M., Zhao, H., Brann, S., Leotta, E., Minakata, K., Keshavamurthy, S., Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Prior and Perioperative Revascularization Does Not Affect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(6), 1677–1683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.016

Boova, R., Banerjee, S., Kashem, A., Das, A., Zimmerman, H., Jennings, R., Minakata, K., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Computed tomography angiography is not accurate in predicting surgical prosthetic aortic valve implant size. Surgery, 167(2), 499–503. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.06.022

Timofeeva, O. A., Alvarez, R., Pelberg, J., Yoon, E., Alsammak, M., Geier, S. S., Ruggia-Check, C., Hassler, J., Hoosain, J., Brisco, M. A., Afari-Armah, N., Rakita, V., Brann, S., Keshavamurthy, S., Gomez-Abraham, J., Minakata, K., Toyoda, Y., & Hamad, E. (2020). Serum dilutions as a predictive biomarker for peri-operative desensitization: An exploratory approach to transplanting sensitized heart candidates. Transplant immunology, 60, 101274. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trim.2020.101274

Comparing the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Lung Transplantation P Ortiz, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, K Minakata, S Brann, N.Shigemura, Y.Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S104, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.962

Patients over 70 Years Old Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, S Brann, N Shigemura, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370-S371 , 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.462

Younger Patients Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, N Shigemura, S Brann, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.461

Wait or No Wait for Reducing Body Weight before Lung Transplant
N Guynn, A Kashem, SH Brann, K Minakata, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S317-S318, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.716

Norihisa Shigemura, MD

Shigemura N*, Cordova F, Criner G, Toyoda Y. Current precautions and future directions in lung transplantation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Transplant Int. 2020. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:  (Shigemura,N. Corresponding Author)

Shigemura, N., & Hsin, M. K. (2019). Commentary: A positively out-of-body experience for lungs. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, S0022-5223(19)31605-8. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.07.070

Joubert, K. D., Awori Hayanga, J., Strollo, D. C., Lendermon, E. A., Yousem, S. A., Luketich, J. D., Ensor, C. R., & Shigemura, N. (2019). Outcomes after lung transplantation for patients with occupational lung diseases. Clinical transplantation, 33(1), e13460. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.13460

Hayanga, J., Hayanga, H. K., Holmes, S. D., Ren, Y., Shigemura, N., Badhwar, V., & Abbas, G. (2019). Mechanical ventilation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation: Closing the gap. The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, 38(10), 1104–1111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2019.06.026

Naito, N., Cook, K., Toyoda, Y., & Shigemura, N. (2018). Artificial Lungs for Lung Failure: JACC Technology Corner. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 72(14), 1640–1652. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.07.049

Shigemura N. (2018). Extracorporeal lung support for advanced lung failure: a new era in thoracic surgery and translational science. General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 66(3), 130–136. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11748-017-0880-z

Shigemura, N., Tane, S., & Noda, K. (2018). The Bronchial Arterial Circulation in Lung Transplantation: Bedside to Bench to Bedside, and Beyond. Transplantation, 102(8), 1240–1249. https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000002180

Shigemura N. (2019). Lung transplantation and beyond: continued challenges in the wake of significant progress. Journal of thoracic disease, 11(Suppl 3), S413–S416. https://doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2018.11.112

Xie, M., Lee, J., Crespo, M., Fajt, M. L., Shigemura, N., Pilewski, J. M., & Petrov, A. A. (2019). Successful Lung Transplantation in a Patient with Chronic Granulomatous Disease. Journal of clinical immunology, 39(4), 347–349. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10875-019-00623-6

Shigemura N. (2019). Primary graft dysfunction and beyond after lung transplantation in the current era. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, 32(3), 241–243. https://doi.org/10.1111/tri.13385

Ensor, C. R., Iasella, C. J., Harrigan, K. M., Morrell, M. R., Moore, C. A., Shigemura, N., Zeevi, A., McDyer, J. F., & Venkataramanan, R. (2018). Increasing tacrolimus time-in-therapeutic range is associated with superior one-year outcomes in lung transplant recipients. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, 18(6), 1527–1533. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.14723

Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Elderly patients with multiple comorbidities: insights from the bedside to the bench and programmatic directions for this new challenge in lung transplantation. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, 33(4), 347–355. https://doi.org/10.1111/tri.13533

Shah, P. R., Boisen, M. L., Winger, D. G., Marquez, J., Bermudez, C. A., Bhama, J. K., Shigemura, N., D'Cunha, J., & Subramaniam, K. (2018). Corrigendum to 'Extracorporeal Support During Bilateral Sequential Lung Transplantation in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension: Risk factors and Outcomes' [Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia volume 31/2 (2017) 418-425]. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 32(4), 2034. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2018.02.011

Tane, S., Noda, K., Toyoda, Y., & Shigemura, N. (2020). Bronchial-arterial-circulation-sparing Lung Preservation: A New Organ Protection Approach for Lung Transplantation. Transplantation, 104(3), 490–499. https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000002984

Shigemura N. (2020). Revisiting the link between PGD and BOS in lung transplantation: highlighting the role of tregs. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, 33(5), 497–499. https://doi.org/10.1111/tri.13595

Hayanga, J., Chan, E. G., Musgrove, K., Leung, A., Shigemura, N., & Hayanga, H. K. (2020). Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in the Perioperative Care of the Lung Transplant Patient. Seminars in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 24(1), 45–53. https://doi.org/10.1177/1089253219896123

Kanaparthi, J., Kashem, M. A., Suryapalam, M., Zhao, H., Brann, S., Leotta, E., Minakata, K., Keshavamurthy, S., Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Prior and Perioperative Revascularization Does Not Affect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(6), 1677–1683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.016

Haam, S., Noda, K., Philips, B. J., Harano, T., Sanchez, P. G., & Shigemura, N. (2020). Cyclosporin A Administration During Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion Preserves Lung Grafts in Rat Transplant Model. Transplantation, 10.1097/TP.0000000000003237. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003237

Hayanga, J., Hayanga, H. K., Fugett, J. H., 2nd, Musgrove, K. A., Abbas, G., Ensor, C. R., Badhwar, V., & Shigemura, N. (2020). Contemporary look at extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to reoperative lung transplantation in the United States - a retrospective study. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, 10.1111/tri.13617. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1111/tri.13617

Shigemura N. Editorial: Transforming diagnostics in lung transplantation: From bronchoscopy to an A.I.-driven approach. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2020. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:

Myers CN, Scott JH, Criner GJ, Cordova FC, Mamary AJ, Marchetti N, Shenoy KV, Galli JA, Mulhall PD, Brown JC, Shigemura N, Sehgal S. COVID-19 in lung transplant recipients. Transpl Infect Dis. 2020 [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:

Impact of Donor Age on IPF Patient Survival in Lung Transplantation
S Dutta, A Kashem, G Sunagawa, S Brann, E Leotta, N Shigemura,Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S387, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.503

Do Public Health Service Increased Risk Donor Lungs Negatively Affect Survival Outcomes?
J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, E Leotta, S Gengo, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S382, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.489

Comparing the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Lung Transplantation P Ortiz, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, K Minakata, S Brann, N.Shigemura, Y.Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S104, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.962

Patients over 70 Years Old Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, S Brann, N Shigemura, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370-S371 , 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.462

Younger Patients Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, N Shigemura, S Brann, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.461

Assessing Lung Transplant Survival Following Donation after Cardiac Death: A Single Center Experience J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S381, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.487

Wait or No Wait for Reducing Body Weight before Lung Transplant
N Guynn, A Kashem, SH Brann, K Minakata, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S317-S318, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.716

Gengo Sunagawa, MD

Impact of Donor Age on IPF Patient Survival in Lung Transplantation
S Dutta, A Kashem, G Sunagawa, S Brann, E Leotta, N Shigemura,Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S387, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.503

Comparing the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Lung Transplantation P Ortiz, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, K Minakata, S Brann, N.Shigemura, Y.Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S104, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.962

Patients over 70 Years Old Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, S Brann, N Shigemura, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370-S371 , 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.462

Younger Patients Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, N Shigemura, S Brann, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.461

Assessing Lung Transplant Survival Following Donation after Cardiac Death: A Single Center Experience J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S381, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.487

Wait or No Wait for Reducing Body Weight before Lung Transplant
N Guynn, A Kashem, SH Brann, K Minakata, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S317-S318, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.716

VenoArterial Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation as bridge to cytolytic therapy.
Mangukia C, Patel S, Brann S, Jaffe F, Sunagawa G, Toyoda Y. Accepted for publication: Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: IJTC-D-20-00067R2

Yoshiya Toyoda, MD

Dotan, Y., Vaidy, A., Shapiro, W. B., Zhao, H., Dass, C., Toyoda, Y., Marchetti, N., Shenoy, K., Cordova, F. C., Criner, G. J., & Mamary, A. J. (2018). Effect of Acute Exacerbation of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis on Lung Transplantation Outcome. Chest, 154(4), 818–826. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2018.06.027

Kumar, A., Keshavamurthy, S., Abraham, J. G., & Toyoda, Y. (2019). Massive Air Embolism Caused by a Central Venous Catheter During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. The journal of extra-corporeal technology, 51(1), 9–11.

Naito, N., Cook, K., Toyoda, Y., & Shigemura, N. (2018). Artificial Lungs for Lung Failure: JACC Technology Corner. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 72(14), 1640–1652. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.07.049

Lacharite-Roberge, A. S., Raza, F., Bashir, R., Dass, C. A., Moser, G. W., Auger, W. R., Toyoda, Y., Forfia, P. R., & Vaidya, A. (2019). Case series of seven women with uterine fibroids associated with venous thromboembolism and chronic thromboembolic disease. Pulmonary circulation, 9(1), 2045894018803873. https://doi.org/10.1177/2045894018803873

Carro, S. E., Essex, D. W., Alsammak, M., Bains, A., Toyoda, Y., & Keshavamurthy, S. (2019). Mediastinal Lymphoma Presenting in Cardiogenic Shock with Superior Vena Cava Syndrome in a Primigravida at Full Term: Salvage Resection after Prolonged Extracorporeal Life Support. Case reports in oncology, 12(2), 401–410. https://doi.org/10.1159/000499195

Raza, F., Vaidya, A., Lacharite-Roberge, A. S., Lakhter, V., Al-Maluli, H., Ahsan, I., Boodram, P., Dass, C., Rogers, F., Keane, M. G., Weaver, S., Bashir, R., Toyoda, Y., & Forfia, P. (2018). Initial clinical and hemodynamic results of a regional pulmonary thromboendarterectomy program. The Journal of cardiovascular surgery, 59(3), 428–437. https://doi.org/10.23736/S0021-9509.17.10188-6

Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Elderly patients with multiple comorbidities: insights from the bedside to the bench and programmatic directions for this new challenge in lung transplantation. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, 33(4), 347–355. https://doi.org/10.1111/tri.13533

Tane, S., Noda, K., Toyoda, Y., & Shigemura, N. (2020). Bronchial-arterial-circulation-sparing Lung Preservation: A New Organ Protection Approach for Lung Transplantation. Transplantation, 104(3), 490–499. https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000002984

Ta, J., Mishra, S., Vaidya, A., Forfia, P. R., Toyoda, Y., Auger, W. R., Salamanca-Padilla, Y. Y., & Morewood, G. H. (2020). Cangrelor and Heparin for Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy in Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia. The Annals of thoracic surgery, S0003-4975(20)30269-1. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.051

Kanaparthi, J., Kashem, M. A., Suryapalam, M., Zhao, H., Brann, S., Leotta, E., Minakata, K., Keshavamurthy, S., Shigemura, N., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Prior and Perioperative Revascularization Does Not Affect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(6), 1677–1683. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.016

Boova, R., Banerjee, S., Kashem, A., Das, A., Zimmerman, H., Jennings, R., Minakata, K., & Toyoda, Y. (2020). Computed tomography angiography is not accurate in predicting surgical prosthetic aortic valve implant size. Surgery, 167(2), 499–503. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.06.022

Timofeeva, O. A., Alvarez, R., Pelberg, J., Yoon, E., Alsammak, M., Geier, S. S., Ruggia-Check, C., Hassler, J., Hoosain, J., Brisco, M. A., Afari-Armah, N., Rakita, V., Brann, S., Keshavamurthy, S., Gomez-Abraham, J., Minakata, K., Toyoda, Y., & Hamad, E. (2020). Serum dilutions as a predictive biomarker for peri-operative desensitization: An exploratory approach to transplanting sensitized heart candidates. Transplant immunology, 60, 101274. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trim.2020.101274

Shigemura N*, Cordova F, Criner G, Toyoda Y. Current precautions and future directions in lung transplantation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Transplant Int. 2020. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:  (Shigemura,N. Corresponding Author)

Impact of Donor Age on IPF Patient Survival in Lung Transplantation
S Dutta, A Kashem, G Sunagawa, S Brann, E Leotta, N Shigemura,Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S387, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.503

Do Public Health Service Increased Risk Donor Lungs Negatively Affect Survival Outcomes?
J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, E Leotta, S Gengo, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S382, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.489

Comparing the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Lung Transplantation P Ortiz, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, K Minakata, S Brann, N.Shigemura, Y.Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S104, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.962

Patients over 70 Years Old Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, S Brann, N Shigemura, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370-S371 , 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.462

Younger Patients Show Acceptable Outcomes after Undergoing Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting with Lung Transplantation D DeFazio, M Kashem, G Sunagawa, K Minakata, N Shigemura, S Brann, E. Leotta, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S370, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.461

Assessing Lung Transplant Survival Following Donation after Cardiac Death: A Single Center Experience J Lasky, A Kashem, SH Brann, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y. Toyoda
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S381, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.487

Wait or No Wait for Reducing Body Weight before Lung Transplant
N Guynn, A Kashem, SH Brann, K Minakata, G Sunagawa, E Leotta, N Shigemura, Y Toyoda The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 39 (4), S317-S318, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.716

VenoArterial Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation as bridge to cytolytic therapy.
Mangukia C, Patel S, Brann S, Jaffe F, Sunagawa G, Toyoda Y. Accepted for publication: Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: IJTC-D-20-00067R2

Roh Yanagida, MD

Yanagida, R., Seethamraju, H., Davenport, D. L., Tribble, T. A., Zwischenberger, J. B., & Hoopes, C. W. (2019). Bridging to lung transplantation with double-lumen venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. The International journal of artificial organs, 42(11), 621–627. https://doi.org/10.1177/0391398819851516

Yanagida, R., Rajagopalan, N., Davenport, D. L., Tribble, T. A., Bradley, M. A., & Hoopes, C. W. (2018). Delayed sternal closure does not reduce complications associated with coagulopathy and right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation. Journal of artificial organs : the official journal of the Japanese Society for Artificial Organs, 21(1), 46–51. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10047-017-0996-z

Yanagida, R., Anstead, M., Seethamraju, H., & Hoopes, C. W. (2020). Pediatric Bilateral Lung Transplantation From a Donor With Thermal Inhalation Injury. Progress in transplantation (Aliso Viejo, Calif.), 30(1), 67–68. https://doi.org/10.1177/1526924819893311


Colorectal Surgery

Matthew Philp, MD

Koller, S. E., Bauer, K. W., Egleston, B. L., Smith, R., Philp, M. M., Ross, H. M., & Esnaola, N. F. (2018). Comparative Effectiveness and Risks of Bowel Preparation Before Elective Colorectal Surgery. Annals of surgery, 267(4), 734–742. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002159

Zorbas, K. A., Yu, D., Choudhry, A., Ross, H. M., & Philp, M. (2019). Preoperative bowel preparation does not favor the management of colorectal anastomotic leak. World journal of gastrointestinal surgery, 11(4), 218–228. https://doi.org/10.4240/wjgs.v11.i4.218

Kulaylat, A. S., Pappou, E., Philp, M. M., Kuritzkes, B. A., Ortenzi, G., Hollenbeak, C. S., Choi, C., & Messaris, E. (2019). Emergent Colon Resections: Does Surgeon Specialization Influence Outcomes?. Diseases of the colon and rectum, 62(1), 79–87. https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001230

Philp, M. M., & Pitt, H. A. (2019). Emergency general surgery: can we do better?. Lancet (London, England), 393(10187), 2178–2180. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)32982-9

Kling, S. M., & Philp, M. M. (2020). The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on oncological surgery. Journal of surgical case reports, 2020(5), rjaa157. https://doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rjaa157

CovidSurg Collaborative Matthew Philp, PI. Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study. The Lancet. 2020 (online ahead of print).

Juan Poggio, MD

Kucejko, R. J., & Poggio, J. L. (2018). Considerations and Changes in the Evaluation, Management, and Outcomes in the Management of Diverticular Disease: The Diagnosis, Pathology, and Treatment of Diverticular Colitis. Clinics in colon and rectal surgery, 31(4), 221–225. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1607467

Altinok, O., Poggio, J. L., Stein, D. E., Bowne, W. B., Shieh, A. C., Snyder, N. W., & Orynbayeva, Z. (2020). Malate-aspartate shuttle promotes l-lactate oxidation in mitochondria. Journal of cellular physiology, 235(3), 2569–2581. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcp.29160

Ben-Zichri, S., Kolusheva, S., Danilenko, M., Ossikbayeva, S., Stabbert, W. J., Poggio, J. L., Stein, D. E., Orynbayeva, Z., & Jelinek, R. (2019). Cardiolipin mediates curcumin interactions with mitochondrial membranes. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Biomembranes, 1861(1), 75–82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamem.2018.10.016

Gudur, A., Shanmuganandamurthy, D., Szep, Z., & Poggio, J. L. (2019). An Update on the Current Role of High Resolution Anoscopy in Patients With Anal Dysplasia. Anticancer research, 39(1), 17–23. https://doi.org/10.21873/anticanres.13075

Bojko, M. M., Kucejko, R. J., & Poggio, J. L. (2018). Racial Disparities and the Effect of County Level Income on the Incidence and Survival of Young Men with Anal Cancer. Health equity, 2(1), 193–198. https://doi.org/10.1089/heq.2018.0018

Kohut, A., Orfanelli, T., Poggio, J. L., Gibbon, D., Buckley De Meritens, A., & Richard, S. (2018). Morbidity and Mortality Risk Assessment in Gynecologic Oncology Surgery Using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database. International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society, 28(4), 840–847. https://doi.org/10.1097/IGC.0000000000001234

Kucejko, R. J., Holleran, T. J., Stein, D. E., & Poggio, J. L. (2020). How Soon Should Patients With Colon Cancer Undergo Definitive Resection?. Diseases of the colon and rectum, 63(2), 172–182. https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001525

Liu, Y., Prasad-Hayes, M., Ganz, E. M., Poggio, J. L., Lenskaya, V., Malcolm, T., Deshmukh, A., Zheng, W., Sigel, K., & Gaisa, M. M. (2020). HIV-positive women with anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions: a study of 153 cases with long-term anogenital surveillance. Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 10.1038/s41379-020-0518-z. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41379-020-0518-z

Howard Ross, MD

Koller, S. E., Bauer, K. W., Egleston, B. L., Smith, R., Philp, M. M., Ross, H. M., & Esnaola, N. F. (2018). Comparative Effectiveness and Risks of Bowel Preparation Before Elective Colorectal Surgery. Annals of surgery, 267(4), 734–742. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002159

Zorbas, K. A., Yu, D., Choudhry, A., Ross, H. M., & Philp, M. (2019). Preoperative bowel preparation does not favor the management of colorectal anastomotic leak. World journal of gastrointestinal surgery, 11(4), 218–228. https://doi.org/10.4240/wjgs.v11.i4.218

Kus, N. J., Kim, B. J., & Ross, H. M. (2019). A case report of necrotizing fasciitis with growth of Actinomyces europaeus and Actinotignum schaalii. Journal of surgical case reports, 2019(10), rjz286. https://doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rjz286

Greco, L., Zhang, J., & Ross, H. (2020). Surgical Options and Approaches for Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding: When do we operate and what do we do?. Clinics in colon and rectal surgery, 33(1), 10–15. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1693439

Hemphill, M. E., Maher, Z., & Ross, H. M. (2020). Addressing Gender-Related Implicit Bias in Surgical Resident Physician Education: A Set of Guidelines. Journal of surgical education, 77(3), 491–494. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2019.12.014

CovidSurg Collaborative Howard Ross, Co-I. Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study. The Lancet. 2020 (online ahead of print).


Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Andrew Gassman, MD

Gillespie, J. W., 3rd, Pandya, J. K., Agarwal, S. M., Gassman, A. A., & Krakauer, M. (2018). Negative-pressure Wound Therapy for Periocular Necrotizing Fasciitis. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open, 6(12), e1921. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000001921

Haddock, N. T., Cho, M. J., Gassman, A., & Teotia, S. S. (2019). Stacked Profunda Artery Perforator Flap for Breast Reconstruction in Failed or Unavailable Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 143(3), 488e–494e. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000005375

Cho, M. J., Haddock, N. T., Gassman, A. A., & Teotia, S. S. (2018). Use of Composite Arterial and Venous Grafts in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction: Technical Challenges and Lessons Learned. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 142(4), 867–870. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000004730

Gassman, A. A., Pan, J., Acevedo, E., Jr, Haddock, N., & Teotia, S. (2018). The superficial and deep inferior epigastric artery composite perforator flap for breast reconstruction: A case report. Microsurgery, 38(7), 799–803. https://doi.org/10.1002/micr.30362

Tyrell, R., Kilmartin, C., Acevedo, E., Keshavamurthy, S., & Gassman, A. (2018). Is non-invasive indocyanine-green angiography a useful adjunct for the debridement of infected sternal wounds?. JPRAS open, 16, 117–120. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpra.2017.12.002

Christine Jones, MD

Jones, C. M., & Mackay, D. R. (2019). Autologous Fat Grafting in Cleft Lip and Palate. The Journal of craniofacial surgery, 30(3), 686–691. https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000005205

Jones, C. M., Roth, B., Mercado, A. M., Russell, K. A., Daskalogiannakis, J., Samson, T. D., Hathaway, R. R., Smith, A., Mackay, D. R., & Long, R. E., Jr (2018). The Americleft Project: Comparison of Ratings Using Two-Dimensional Versus Three-Dimensional Images for Evaluation of Nasolabial Appearance in Patients With Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate. The Journal of craniofacial surgery, 29(1), 105–108. https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000004102

Taylor, K. F., Sharma, J., Davisson, N. A., Roush, E. P., Jones, C. M., & Lewis, G. S. (2019). Effect of Metacarpal Fixation Configuration on Strength and Fracture Gap Displacements in a Cadaveric Model of Externally Fixed Distal Radius Fractures. Hand (New York, N.Y.), 1558944719851231. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/1558944719851231

Lo, A. L., Tyrell, R. O., Golarz, S. R., & Jones, C. M. (2019). Reducing Wound Hemorrhage: Use of Bilayer Collagen Matrix in Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open, 7(11), e2532. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000002532

Janelle Wagner, MD

Pascarella, S., Maher, Z., Goldbach, A., Hava, S., Choksi, R., Schneider, C., Wagner, J., & Reilly, K. (2020). Giant phyllodes tumor of the breast. The breast journal, 26(3), 550–552. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbj.13564


Surgical Oncology

Lindsey Kuo, MD

Kuo, L. E., & Kelz, R. R. (2019). Procedure Mix-The Path to Pay Equity. JAMA surgery, 154(12), 1142. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2019.3799

Pandian, T. K., Lubitz, C. C., Bird, S. H., Kuo, L. E., & Stephen, A. E. (2020). Normocalcemic hyperparathyroidism: A Collaborative Endocrine Surgery Quality Improvement Program analysis. Surgery, 167(1), 168–172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.06.043

Kuo, L. E., Lee, G. S., & Morris, J. B. (2019). Addressing Gaps in Modern Surgical Training-The Professional Development Course for Residents. JAMA surgery, 154(2), 170–171. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4869

Kuo, L. E., Parangi, S., & Cho, N. L. (2019). Diversity and inclusion in a surgical society: A longitudinal investigation. Surgery, 165(4), 808–813. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2018.10.027

Fieber, J. H., Kuo, L. E., Wirtalla, C., & Kelz, R. R. (2019). Variation in the utilization of robotic surgical operations. Journal of robotic surgery, 10.1007/s11701-019-01003-3. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11701-019-01003-3

Atkinson, R., Lu, P., Cho, N. L., Melnitchouk, N., & Kuo, L. E. (2019). Gender disparities in award recipients from surgical specialty societies. Surgery, 166(3), 423–428. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.04.021

Wachtel, H., Roses, R. E., Kuo, L. E., Lindeman, B. M., Nehs, M. A., Tavakkoli, A., Parangi, S., Hodin, R. A., Fraker, D. L., James, B. C., Carr, A. A., Wang, T. S., Solórzano, C. C., & Lubitz, C. C. (2020). Adrenalectomy for Secondary Malignancy: Patients, Outcomes, and Indications. Annals of surgery, 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003876. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003876

Kathleen Reilly, MD

Pascarella, S., Maher, Z., Goldbach, A., Hava, S., Choksi, R., Schneider, C., Wagner, J., & Reilly, K. (2020). Giant phyllodes tumor of the breast. The breast journal, 26(3), 550–552. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbj.13564


Trauma and Critical Care

Amy Goldberg, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Dauer, E., & Goldberg, A. (2019). What's New in Trauma Resuscitation?. Advances in surgery, 53, 221–233. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yasu.2019.04.010

Moten, A. S., & Goldberg, A. J. (2019). Malignant Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast: Association Between Race, Clinical Features, and Outcomes. The Journal of surgical research, 239, 278–283. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.01.054

Beard, J. H., Resnick, S., Maher, Z., Seamon, M. J., Morrison, C. N., Sims, C. A., Smith, R. N., Sjoholm, L. O., & Goldberg, A. J. (2019). Clustered Arrivals of Firearm-Injured Patients in an Urban Trauma System: A Silent Epidemic. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 229(3), 236–243. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.03.020

Simoncini, G. M., Oyola-Jimenez, J., Singleton, D., Volgraf, J., Ramsey, F. V., & Goldberg, A. (2019). HIV and HCV screening among trauma patients. International journal of STD & AIDS, 30(7), 663–670. https://doi.org/10.1177/0956462419829590

Goldberg, M. B., Mazzei, M., Maher, Z., Fish, J. H., Milner, R., Yu, D., & Goldberg, A. J. (2018). Optimizing performance through stress training - An educational strategy for surgical residents. American journal of surgery, 216(3), 618–623. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.11.040

Harfouche, M., Krowsoski, L., Goldberg, A., & Maher, Z. (2018). Global surgical electives in residency: The impact on training and future practice. American journal of surgery, 215(1), 200–203. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.03.040

Moten, A. S., Lango, M. N., Goel, N., & Goldberg, A. J. (2018). Regional diagnostic rates, treatments, and outcomes among patients with invasive ductal carcinoma. The Journal of surgical research, 229, 114–121. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2018.03.067

Goldberg A. (2019). Comments on "Prehospital Ground Transport Rapid Sequence Intubation for Trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury Outcomes". Annals of surgery, 269(3), e31. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003151

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

Beard, J. H., Jacoby, S. F., James, R., Dong, B., Seamon, M. J., Maher, Z., Goldberg, A. J., & Morrison, C. N. (2019). Examining mass shootings from a neighborhood perspective: An analysis of multiple-casualty events and media reporting in Philadelphia, United States. Preventive medicine, 129, 105856. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105856

Jessica Beard, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Beard, J. H., Ohene-Yeboah, M., Tabiri, S., Amoako, J., Abantanga, F. A., Sims, C. A., Nordin, P., Wladis, A., Harris, H. W., & Löfgren, J. (2019). Outcomes After Inguinal Hernia Repair With Mesh Performed by Medical Doctors and Surgeons in Ghana. JAMA surgery, 154(9), 853–859. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2019.1744

Beard, J. H., Resnick, S., Maher, Z., Seamon, M. J., Morrison, C. N., Sims, C. A., Smith, R. N., Sjoholm, L. O., & Goldberg, A. J. (2019). Clustered Arrivals of Firearm-Injured Patients in an Urban Trauma System: A Silent Epidemic. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 229(3), 236–243. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.03.020

Passman J, Oresanya LB, Akoko L, Mwanga A, Mkony C, Dicker RA, Löfgren J, Beard JH. A survey of surgical training and experience of associate clinicians compared to medical officers to understand task-shifting in a low-income country. BJS Open 2019 Jul 08. doi: 10.1002/bjs5.50184.

Jacoby, S. F., Dong, B., Beard, J. H., Wiebe, D. J., & Morrison, C. N. (2018). The enduring impact of historical and structural racism on urban violence in Philadelphia. Social science & medicine (1982), 199, 87–95. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.05.038

Löfgren, J., Beard, J., & Ashley, T. (2018). Groin Hernia Surgery in Low-Resource Settings - A Problem Still Unsolved. The New England journal of medicine, 378(14), 1357–1358. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMc1800621

Beard, J. H., Ohene-Yeboah, M., & Löfgren, J. (2019). International Consensus and External Validity in Global Surgery Research and Task Shifting-Reply. JAMA surgery, 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.4088. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2019.4088

Beard, J. H., Ajiko, M. M., & Löfgren, J. (2019). From Measuring Disease Burden to Designing and Evaluating Solutions-Global Surgery Research in Evolution. JAMA network open, 2(1), e186840. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.6840

Beard, J. H., Martin, N. D., Reilly, P. M., & Seamon, M. J. (2018). Nighttime Trauma Fellow Care Is Associated with Improved Outcomes after Injury. The American surgeon, 84(3), 365–370.

Kim, R., Moore, R., Schmidt, L., Martin, K., Sjoholm, L. O., Mason, L., & Beard, J. (2019). Volvulus caused by a free intraperitoneal staple after laparoscopic appendectomy: A case report. International journal of surgery case reports, 65, 259–261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.10.072

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

Kaufman, E., Holena, D. N., Yang, W. P., Morrison, C. N., Jacoby, S. F., Seamon, M., Sims, C., Wiebe, D. J., & Beard, J. H. (2019). Firearm assault in Philadelphia, 2005-2014: a comparison of police and trauma registry data. Trauma surgery & acute care open, 4(1), e000316. https://doi.org/10.1136/tsaco-2019-000316

Beard, J. H., Jacoby, S. F., James, R., Dong, B., Seamon, M. J., Maher, Z., Goldberg, A. J., & Morrison, C. N. (2019). Examining mass shootings from a neighborhood perspective: An analysis of multiple-casualty events and media reporting in Philadelphia, United States. Preventive medicine, 129, 105856. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105856

Elizabeth Dauer, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Dauer, E., & Goldberg, A. (2019). What's New in Trauma Resuscitation?. Advances in surgery, 53, 221–233. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yasu.2019.04.010

Harvin, J. A., Sharpe, J. P., Croce, M. A., Goodman, M. D., Pritts, T. A., Dauer, E. D., Moran, B. J., Rodriguez, R. D., Zarzaur, B. L., Kreiner, L. A., Claridge, J. A., & Holcomb, J. B. (2019). Better understanding the utilization of damage control laparotomy: A multi-institutional quality improvement project. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 87(1), 27–34. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002288

Harvin, J. A., Sharpe, J. P., Croce, M. A., Goodman, M. D., Pritts, T. A., Dauer, E. D., Moran, B. J., Rodriguez, R. D., Zarzaur, B. L., Kreiner, L. A., Claridge, J. A., & Holcomb, J. B. (2019). Effect of damage control laparotomy on major abdominal complications and lengths of stay: A propensity score matching and Bayesian analysis. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 87(2), 282–288. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002285

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

Dauer, E., Yamaguchi, S., Yu, D., Lu, X., Kelley, K., Sharpe, J., Manley, N., Harvin, J. A., Taub, E. A., Goldenberg-Sandau, A., Patel, K., Omi, E., Mashbari, H., Hartwell, J., & Brocker, J. (2020). Major venous injury and large volume crystalloid resuscitation: A limb threatening combination. American journal of surgery, 219(1), 38–42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.10.011

Zoe Maher, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Beard, J. H., Resnick, S., Maher, Z., Seamon, M. J., Morrison, C. N., Sims, C. A., Smith, R. N., Sjoholm, L. O., & Goldberg, A. J. (2019). Clustered Arrivals of Firearm-Injured Patients in an Urban Trauma System: A Silent Epidemic. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 229(3), 236–243. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.03.020

Pascarella, S., Maher, Z., Goldbach, A., Hava, S., Choksi, R., Schneider, C., Wagner, J., & Reilly, K. (2020). Giant phyllodes tumor of the breast. The breast journal, 26(3), 550–552. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbj.13564

Nunn, A., Prakash, P., Inaba, K., Escalante, A., Maher, Z., Yamaguchi, S., Kim, D. Y., Maciel, J., Chiu, W. C., Drumheller, B., Hazelton, J. P., Mukherjee, K., Luo-Owen, X., Nygaard, R. M., Marek, A. P., Morse, B. C., Fitzgerald, C. A., Bosarge, P. L., Jawa, R. S., Rowell, S. E., … Seamon, M. J. (2018). Occupational exposure during emergency department thoracotomy: A prospective, multi-institution study. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 85(1), 78–84. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000001940

Goldberg, M. B., Mazzei, M., Maher, Z., Fish, J. H., Milner, R., Yu, D., & Goldberg, A. J. (2018). Optimizing performance through stress training - An educational strategy for surgical residents. American journal of surgery, 216(3), 618–623. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.11.040

Harfouche, M., Krowsoski, L., Goldberg, A., & Maher, Z. (2018). Global surgical electives in residency: The impact on training and future practice. American journal of surgery, 215(1), 200–203. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.03.040

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

Beard, J. H., Jacoby, S. F., James, R., Dong, B., Seamon, M. J., Maher, Z., Goldberg, A. J., & Morrison, C. N. (2019). Examining mass shootings from a neighborhood perspective: An analysis of multiple-casualty events and media reporting in Philadelphia, United States. Preventive medicine, 129, 105856. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105856

Hemphill, M. E., Maher, Z., & Ross, H. M. (2020). Addressing Gender-Related Implicit Bias in Surgical Resident Physician Education: A Set of Guidelines. Journal of surgical education, 77(3), 491–494. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2019.12.014

Dumas, R. P., Vella, M. A., Chreiman, K. C., Smith, B. P., Subramanian, M., Maher, Z., Seamon, M. J., & Holena, D. N. (2020). Team Assessment and Decision Making Is Associated With Outcomes: A Trauma Video Review Analysis. The Journal of surgical research, 246, 544–549. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.09.033

Leonard Mason, MD

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

Kim, R., Moore, R., Schmidt, L., Martin, K., Sjoholm, L. O., Mason, L., & Beard, J. (2019). Volvulus caused by a free intraperitoneal staple after laparoscopic appendectomy: A case report. International journal of surgery case reports, 65, 259–261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.10.072

Abhijit Pathak, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Stein, D. M., Kozar, R. A., Livingston, D. H., Luchette, F., Adams, S. D., Agrawal, V., Arbabi, S., Ballou, J., Barraco, R. D., Bernard, A. C., Biffl, W. L., Bosarge, P. L., Brasel, K. J., Cooper, Z., Efron, P. A., Fakhry, S. M., Hartline, C. A., Hwang, F., Joseph, B. A., Kurek, S. J., … AAST Geriatric Trauma/ACS Committee (2018). Geriatric traumatic brain injury-What we know and what we don't. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 85(4), 788–798. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000001910

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

CovidSurg Collaborative Abhijit Pathak, Co-IMortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study. The Lancet. 2020 (online ahead of print).

Lisa Rae, MD

Carter, N. H., Leonard, C., & Rae, L. (2018). Assessment of Outreach by a Regional Burn Center: Could Referral Criteria Revision Help with Utilization of Resources?. Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association, 39(2), 245–251. https://doi.org/10.1097/BCR.0000000000000581

Thomas Santora, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Harfouche, M., Beard, J., Mason, L., Maher, Z., Dauer, E., Santora, T., Goldberg, A., & Pathak, A. (2019). Outcomes in Trauma Patients With Behavioral Health Disorders. The Journal of surgical research, 244, 425–429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.061

CovidSurg Collaborative Thomas Santora, Co-I. Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study. The Lancet. 2020 (online ahead of print).

Ola Sjoholm, MD

Beard JH, Maher Z, Dauer E, Pathak AS, Santora TA, Goldberg AJ, Sjoholm LO.  Women under fire – increased rates of female firearm injury in Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic.  JAMA Surgery Research Letter, Submitted May 5, 2020.

Beard, J. H., Resnick, S., Maher, Z., Seamon, M. J., Morrison, C. N., Sims, C. A., Smith, R. N., Sjoholm, L. O., & Goldberg, A. J. (2019). Clustered Arrivals of Firearm-Injured Patients in an Urban Trauma System: A Silent Epidemic. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 229(3), 236–243. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.03.020

Kim, R., Moore, R., Schmidt, L., Martin, K., Sjoholm, L. O., Mason, L., & Beard, J. (2019). Volvulus caused by a free intraperitoneal staple after laparoscopic appendectomy: A case report. International journal of surgery case reports, 65, 259–261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.10.072


Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Eric Choi, MD

Oresanya, L., Mazzei, M., Bashir, R., Farooqui, A., Athappan, G., Roth, S., Choi, E. T., & van Bemmelen, P. (2018). Systematic review and meta-analysis of high-pressure intermittent limb compression for the treatment of intermittent claudication. Journal of vascular surgery, 67(2), 620–628.e2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.11.044

Xu, K., Yang, W. Y., Nanayakkara, G. K., Shao, Y., Yang, F., Hu, W., Choi, E. T., Wang, H., & Yang, X. (2018). GATA3, HDAC6, and BCL6 Regulate FOXP3+ Treg Plasticity and Determine Treg Conversion into Either Novel Antigen-Presenting Cell-Like Treg or Th1-Treg. Frontiers in immunology, 9, 45. https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.00045

Shen, H., Wu, N., Nanayakkara, G., Fu, H., Yang, Q., Yang, W. Y., Li, A., Sun, Y., Drummer Iv, C., Johnson, C., Shao, Y., Wang, L., Xu, K., Hu, W., Chan, M., Tam, V., Choi, E. T., Wang, H., & Yang, X. (2019). Co-signaling receptors regulate T-cell plasticity and immune tolerance. Frontiers in bioscience (Landmark edition), 24, 96–132.

Lai, B., Wang, J., Fagenson, A., Sun, Y., Saredy, J., Lu, Y., Nanayakkara, G., Yang, W. Y., Yu, D., Shao, Y., Drummer, C., 4th, Johnson, C., Saaoud, F., Zhang, R., Yang, Q., Xu, K., Mastascusa, K., Cueto, R., Fu, H., Wu, S., … Yang, X. (2019). Twenty Novel Disease Group-Specific and 12 New Shared Macrophage Pathways in Eight Groups of 34 Diseases Including 24 Inflammatory Organ Diseases and 10 Types of Tumors. Frontiers in immunology, 10, 2612. https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2019.02612

Lu, Y., Sun, Y., Drummer, C., 4th, Nanayakkara, G. K., Shao, Y., Saaoud, F., Johnson, C., Zhang, R., Yu, D., Li, X., Yang, W. Y., Yu, J., Jiang, X., Choi, E. T., Wang, H., & Yang, X. (2019). Increased acetylation of H3K14 in the genomic regions that encode trained immunity enzymes in lysophosphatidylcholine-activated human aortic endothelial cells - Novel qualification markers for chronic disease risk factors and conditional DAMPs. Redox biology, 24, 101221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2019.101221

Sun, Y., Johnson, C., Zhou, J., Wang, L., Li, Y. F., Lu, Y., Nanayakkara, G., Fu, H., Shao, Y., Sanchez, C., Yang, W. Y., Wang, X., Choi, E. T., Li, R., Wang, H., & Yang, X. F. (2018). Uremic toxins are conditional danger- or homeostasis-associated molecular patterns. Frontiers in bioscience (Landmark edition), 23, 348–387. https://doi.org/10.2741/4595

Creech, C. L., Zinyemba, P., Choi, E. T., & Meyr, A. J. (2018). Anatomic Limitations of the Transmetatarsal Amputation With Consideration of the Deep Plantar Perforating Branch of the Dorsalis Pedis Artery. The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 57(5), 880–883. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2018.03.010

Zeng, H., Nanayakkara, G. K., Shao, Y., Fu, H., Sun, Y., Cueto, R., Yang, W. Y., Yang, Q., Sheng, H., Wu, N., Wang, L., Yang, W., Chen, H., Shao, L., Sun, J., Qin, X., Park, J. Y., Drosatos, K., Choi, E. T., Zhu, Q., … Yang, X. (2018). DNA Checkpoint and Repair Factors Are Nuclear Sensors for Intracellular Organelle Stresses-Inflammations and Cancers Can Have High Genomic Risks. Frontiers in physiology, 9, 516. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00516

Shen, W., Gao, C., Cueto, R., Liu, L., Fu, H., Shao, Y., Yang, W. Y., Fang, P., Choi, E. T., Wu, Q., Yang, X., & Wang, H. (2020). Homocysteine-methionine cycle is a metabolic sensor system controlling methylation-regulated pathological signaling. Redox biology, 28, 101322. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2019.101322

Ambur, V., Park, P., Gaughan, J. P., Golarz, S., Schmieder, F., Van Bemmelen, P., Choi, E., & Dhanisetty, R. (2019). The impact of chronic kidney disease on lower extremity bypass outcomes in patients with critical limb ischemia. Journal of vascular surgery, 69(2), 491–496. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.229

Wang, J., Lai, B., Nanayakkara, G., Yang, Q., Sun, Y., Lu, Y., Shao, Y., Yu, D., Yang, W. Y., Cueto, R., Fu, H., Zeng, H., Shen, W., Wu, S., Zhang, C., Liu, Y., Choi, E. T., Wang, H., & Yang, X. (2019). Experimental Data-Mining Analyses Reveal New Roles of Low-Intensity Ultrasound in Differentiating Cell Death Regulatome in Cancer and Non-cancer Cells via Potential Modulation of Chromatin Long-Range Interactions. Frontiers in oncology, 9, 600. https://doi.org/10.3389/fonc.2019.00600

Zhang, R., Saredy, J., Shao, Y., Yao, T., Liu, L., Saaoud, F., Yang, W. Y., Sun, Y., Johnson, C., Drummer, C., 4th, Fu, H., Lu, Y., Xu, K., Liu, M., Wang, J., Cutler, E., Yu, D., Jiang, X., Li, Y., Li, R., … Yang, X. (2020). End-stage renal disease is different from chronic kidney disease in upregulating ROS-modulated proinflammatory secretome in PBMCs - A novel multiple-hit model for disease progression. Redox biology, 101460. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2020.101460

Cooper, H. A., Cicalese, S., Preston, K. J., Kawai, T., Okuno, K., Choi, E. T., Kasahara, S., Uchida, H. A., Otaka, N., Scalia, R., Rizzo, V., & Eguchi, S. (2020). Targeting Mitochondrial Fission as a Potential Therapeutic for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Cardiovascular research, cvaa133. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvaa133

Ravi Dhanisetty, MD

Akhtar, O. S., Lakhter, V., Zack, C. J., Hussain, H., Aggarwal, V., Oliveros, E., Brailovsky, Y., Zhao, H., Dhanisetty, R., Charalel, R. A., Zhao, M., & Bashir, R. (2018). Contemporary Trends and Comparative Outcomes With Adjunctive Inferior Vena Cava Filter Placement in Patients Undergoing Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Deep Vein Thrombosis in the United States: Insights From the National Inpatient Sample. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 11(14), 1390–1397. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2018.04.048

Ambur, V., Park, P., Gaughan, J. P., Golarz, S., Schmieder, F., Van Bemmelen, P., Choi, E., & Dhanisetty, R. (2019). The impact of chronic kidney disease on lower extremity bypass outcomes in patients with critical limb ischemia. Journal of vascular surgery, 69(2), 491–496. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.229

Scott Golarz, MD

White, J. M., Soo Hoo, A. J., & Golarz, S. R. (2018). Supraclavicular Thoracic Outlet Decompression in the High-Performance Military Population. Military medicine, 183(1-2), e90–e94. https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usx010

Ambur, V., Park, P., Gaughan, J. P., Golarz, S., Schmieder, F., Van Bemmelen, P., Choi, E., & Dhanisetty, R. (2019). The impact of chronic kidney disease on lower extremity bypass outcomes in patients with critical limb ischemia. Journal of vascular surgery, 69(2), 491–496. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.229

Lo, A. L., Tyrell, R. O., Golarz, S. R., & Jones, C. M. (2019). Reducing Wound Hemorrhage: Use of Bilayer Collagen Matrix in Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open, 7(11), e2532. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000002532

Golarz, S. R., & White, J. M. (2020). Anatomic Variation of the Phrenic Nerve and Brachial Plexus Encountered during 100 Supraclavicular Decompressions for Neurogenic Thoracic Outlet Syndrome with Associated Postoperative Neurologic Complications. Annals of vascular surgery, 62, 70–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2019.04.010

Bozzay, J. D., Walker, P. F., Ronaldi, A. E., Patel, J. A., Koelling, E. E., White, P. W., Rasmussen, T. E., Golarz, S. R., & White, J. M. (2020). Infraclavicular Thoracic Outlet Decompression Compared to Supraclavicular Thoracic Outlet Decompression for the Management of Venous Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. Annals of vascular surgery, 65, 90–99. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2019.10.083

Lawrence Oresanya, MD

Oresanya, L., Mazzei, M., Bashir, R., Farooqui, A., Athappan, G., Roth, S., Choi, E. T., & van Bemmelen, P. (2018). Systematic review and meta-analysis of high-pressure intermittent limb compression for the treatment of intermittent claudication. Journal of vascular surgery, 67(2), 620–628.e2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.11.044

Passman J, Oresanya LB, Akoko L, Mwanga A, Mkony C, Dicker RA, Löfgren J, Beard JH. A survey of surgical training and experience of associate clinicians compared to medical officers to understand task-shifting in a low-income country. BJS Open 2019 Jul 08. doi: 10.1002/bjs5.50184.

Frank Schmieder, MD

Ambur, V., Park, P., Gaughan, J. P., Golarz, S., Schmieder, F., Van Bemmelen, P., Choi, E., & Dhanisetty, R. (2019). The impact of chronic kidney disease on lower extremity bypass outcomes in patients with critical limb ischemia. Journal of vascular surgery, 69(2), 491–496. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.229

Paul vanBemmelen, MD

Oresanya, L., Mazzei, M., Bashir, R., Farooqui, A., Athappan, G., Roth, S., Choi, E. T., & van Bemmelen, P. (2018). Systematic review and meta-analysis of high-pressure intermittent limb compression for the treatment of intermittent claudication. Journal of vascular surgery, 67(2), 620–628.e2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.11.044

Ambur, V., Park, P., Gaughan, J. P., Golarz, S., Schmieder, F., Van Bemmelen, P., Choi, E., & Dhanisetty, R. (2019). The impact of chronic kidney disease on lower extremity bypass outcomes in patients with critical limb ischemia. Journal of vascular surgery, 69(2), 491–496. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.229