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Selected Recent Resident Publications

2019
  • Altieri MS, Bates AT. Atraumatic indications for splenectomy. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 413-6.
  • Altieri MS, Spaniolas K. Duodenal ulcer management. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 153-6.
  • Altieri MS, Spaniolas K. Gastric ulcer management. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 149-52.
  • Bates AT, Svestka MG. Management of splenic abscess. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 409-12.
  • Chantachote CJ, Sbayi S. Acalculous cholecystitis. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 349-50.
  • Chantachote CJ, Sbayi S. Acute cholecystitis and biliary colic. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 345-8.
  • Chantachote CJ, Sbayi S. Postcholecystectomy. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 351-4.
  • Dickler CJ, Spaniolas K. Complications of peptic ulcer disease. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 157-60.
  • Dickler CJ, Spaniolas K. Management of recurrent peptic ulcer disease. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 161-4.
  • Gooch JC, Schnabel F. Breast reconstruction. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 109-12.
  • Gooch JC, Schnabel F. Inflammatory breast cancer. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 105-8.
  • Gooch JC, Schnabel F. Locoregional recurrence of breast cancer. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 97-100.
  • Gooch JC, Schnabel F. Management of male breast cancer. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 113-6.
  • Gooch JC, Schnabel F. Metastatic breast cancer. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 100-4.
  • Shah A, Docimo S Jr. Ventral hernia repair in bariatric patients. In: Docimo S Jr, Pauli EM, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery. New York: Springer, 2019: 831-4.
2018
  • Altieri MS, Pryor A, Bates A, Docimo S, Talamini M, Spaniolas K. Bariatric procedures in adolescents are safe in accredited centers. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2018;14:1368-72.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Bevilacqua L, Zhu C, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Women are underrepresented as top surgical performers as assessed by case volumes in the state of New York. Am J Surg 2018;216:666-71.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Jones T, Voronina A, Zhang M, Kokkosis A, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Incidence of ventral hernia repair after open abdominal aortic aneurysm and open aortofemoral or aortoiliac bypass surgery: an analysis of 17,594 patients in the state of New York. Am Surg 2018;84:1388-93.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Xu J, Talamini M, Pryor A, Telem DA. Outcomes after robotic ventral hernia repair: a study of 21,565 patients in the state of New York. Am Surg 2018;84:902-8.
  • Altieri MS, Pryor A, Yang J, Yin D, Docimo S, Bates A, Talamini M, Spaniolas K. The natural history of perforated marginal ulcers after gastric bypass surgery. Surg Endosc 2018;32:1215-22.
  • Altieri MS, Wright B, Peredo A, Pryor AD. Common weight loss procedures and their complications. Am J Emerg Med 2018;36:475-9.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Groves D, Obeid N, Park J, Talamini M, Pryor A. Sleeve Gastrectomy: the first 3 Years: evaluation of emergency department visits, readmissions, and reoperations for 14,080 patients in New York State. Surg Endosc 2018;32:1209-14.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Groves D, Yin D, Cagino K, Talamini M, Pryor A. Academic status does not affect outcome following complex hepato-pancreato-biliary procedures. Surg Endosc 2018;32:2355-64.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Nie L, Blackstone R, Spaniolas K, Pryor A. Rate of revisions or conversion after bariatric surgery over 10 years in the state of New York. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2018;14:500-7.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Obeid N, Zhu C, Talamini M, Pryor A. Increasing bile duct injury and decreasing utilization of intraoperative cholangiogram and common bile duct exploration over 14 years: an analysis of outcomes in New York State. Surg Endosc 2018;32:667-74.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Zhu C, Sbayi S, Spaniolas K, Talamini M, Pryor A. What happens to biliary colic patients in New York State? 10-year follow-up from emergency department visits. Surg Endosc 2018;32:2058-66.
  • Cagino K, Altieri MS, Yang J, Nie L, Talamini M, Spaniolas K, Denoya P, Pryor A. Effect of academic status on outcomes of surgery for rectal cancer. Surg Endosc 2018;32:2774-80.
  • Goldberg I, Bates AT, Docimo S, Cohn TD, Pryor AD, Spaniolas K. Safety of bariatric surgery in patient older than 65. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2018;14:S43.
  • Goldberg I, Yang J, Park J, Pryor AD, Docimo S Jr, Bates AT, Talamini MA, Spaniolas K. Surgical trainee impact on bariatric surgery safety. Surg Endosc 2018 Nov 13. Epub ahead of print.
  • Groves DK, Altieri MS, Sullivan B, Yang J, Talamini MA, Pryor AD. The presence of an advanced gastrointestinal (GI)/minimally invasive surgery (MIS) fellowship program does not impact short-term patient outcomes following fundoplication or esophagomyotomy. J Gastrointest Surg 2018;22:1870-80.
  • Guzman C, Forrester JA, Fuchshuber PR, Eakin JL. Estimating the incidence of stray energy burns during laparoscopic surgery based on two statewide databases and retrospective rates: an opportunity to improve patient safety. Surg Technol Int 2018;34.
  • Kaymakcalan OE, Karinja S, Abadeer A, Dong X, Jin JL, Galili U, Spector JA. Antigen-mediated, macrophage-stimulated, accelerated wound healing using α-gal nanoparticles. Ann Plast Surg 2018;80(4 Suppl 4):S196-203.
  • Lung BE, Yelika SB, Murthy AS, Gachabayov M, Denoya P. Cecal bascule: a systematic review of the literature. Tech Coloproctol 2018;22:75-80.
  • Nanavati R, Jasinski P, Adrahtas D, Gasparis A, Labropoulos N. Correlation between pelvic congestion syndrome and body mass index. J Vasc Surg 2018;67:536-41.
  • Obeid NR, Altieri MS, Yang J, Park J, Price K, Bates A, Pryor AD. Patterns of reoperation after failed fundoplication: an analysis of 9462 patients. Surg Endosc 2018;32:345-50.
  • Shroyer AL, Gioia WE, Bishawi M, Wallace AS, Gulack BC, Xian Y, O'Brien SM, Thourani VH, Bilfinger TV. Single- versus multi-center surgeons' risk-adjusted coronary artery bypass graft procedural outcomes. Ann Thorac Surg 2018;105:1308-14.
2017
  • Abbas SK, Yelika SB, You K, Mathai J, Essani R, Krivokapić Z, Bergamaschi R. Rectal cancer should not be resected laparoscopically: the rationale and the data. Tech Coloproctol 2017;21:237-40.
  • Altieri MS, Frenkel C, Scriven R, Thornton D, Halbert C, Talamini M, Telem DA, Pryor AD. Effect of minimally invasive surgery fellowship on residents' operative experience. Surg Endosc 2017;31:107-11.
  • Altieri MS, Pagnotti G, Corthals A, Shroyer K, Pryor AD, Talamini M, Telem DA. Autologous augmentation of hiatal hernia repair with filtered platelet concentrate improves tissue remodeling in a swine model. Surg Endosc 2017;31:1591-8.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Groves D, Yin D, Cagino K, Talamini M, Pryor A. Academic status does not affect outcome following complex hepato-pancreato-biliary procedures. Surg Endosc 2017 Nov 3. Epub ahead of print.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Obeid N, Zhu C, Talamini M, Pryor A. Increasing bile duct injury and decreasing utilization of intraoperative cholangiogram and common bile duct exploration over 14 years: an analysis of outcomes in New York State. Surg Endosc 2017 Jul 19. Epub ahead of print.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Park J, Novikov D, Kang L, Spaniolas K, Bates A, Talamini M, Pryor A. Utilization of body contouring procedures following weight loss surgery: a study of 37,806 patients. Obes Surg 2017;27:2981-7.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Wang L, Yin D, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Surgeons' perceptions on industry relations: a survey of 822 surgeons. Surgery 2017;162:164-73.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Yin D, Frenkel C, Talamini M, Telem DA, Pryor A. Presence of a fellowship improves perioperative outcomes following hepatopancreatobiliary procedures. Surg Endosc 2017;31:2918-24.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Zhu C, Sbayi S, Spaniolas K, Talamini M, Pryor A. What happens to biliary colic patients in New York State? 10-year follow-up from emergency department visits. Surg Endosc 2017 Oct 23. Epub ahead of print.
  • Cagino K, Altieri MS, Yang J, Nie L, Talamini M, Spaniolas K, Denoya P, Pryor A. Effect of academic status on outcomes of surgery for rectal cancer. Surg Endosc 2017 Dec 7. Epub ahead of print.
  • Docimo S Jr, Svestka M. Endoscopic evaluation and treatment of postoperative bariatric surgery complications. Surg Innov 2017 Oct 1. Epub ahead of print.
  • Dong X, Landford WN, Hart J, Risolino M, Kaymakcalan O, Jin J, Toyoda Y, Ferretti E, Selleri L, Spector JA. Toward microsurgical correction of cleft lip ex utero through restoration of craniofacial developmental programs. Plast Reconstr Surg 2017;140:75-5.
  • El-Gohary Y, Abbas SK, Yelika SB, Smithy W, Bergamaschi R. Colonoscopic management of ileocolic anastomotic torsion. Colorectal Dis 2017;19:208-9.
  • Frenkel CH, Yang J, Zhang M, Regenbogen E, Telem DA, Samara GJ. Trends and the utilization of transoral robotic surgery with neck dissection in New York State. Laryngoscope 2017;127:1571-6.
  • Ghazizadeh Z, Kao DI, Amin S, Cook B, Rao S, Zhou T, Zhang T, Xiang Z, Kenyon R, Kaymakcalan O, Liu C, Evans T, Chen S. ROCKII inhibition promotes the maturation of human pancreatic beta-like cells. Nat Commun 2017;8:298.
  • Gooch JC, Huston T. Repair of the deflated nipple following nipple-sparing mastectomy utilizing the skate flap technique. Breast J 2017;23:768-9.
  • Jasinski PT, Adrahtas D, Monastiriotis S, Tassiopoulos AK. Early and late endograft limb proximal migration with resulting type 1b endoleak following an EVAR for ruptured AAA. Case Rep Vasc Med 2017, Article ID 4931282.
  • Jasinski P, Labropoulos N, Christoforatos O, et al. Factors affecting follow-up compliance in patients following endovascular aneurysm repair. AORTA 2017 Aug 31. In press.
  • Jasinski PT, Monastiriotis S, Kokkosis AA. Acute upper extremity ischemia 7 years after arteriovenous fistula ligation. J Vasc Access 2017;18:e35–6.
  • Kano M, Sosulski AE, Zhang L, Saatcioglu HD, Wang D, Nagykery N, Sabatini ME, Gao G, Donahoe PK, Pépin D. AMH/MIS as a contraceptive that protects the ovarian reserve during chemotherapy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2017;114:E1688-97.
  • Kaymakcalan OE, Jin JL, Sun Z, Ricapito NG, McCorry MC, Morrison KA, Putnam D, Spector JA. Transient phase behavior of an elastomeric biomaterial applied to abdominal laparotomy closure. Acta Biomater 2017;58:413-20.
  • Klein GM, Phillips BT, Dagum AB, Bui DT, Khan SU. Infectious loss of tissue expanders in breast reconstruction: are we treating the right organisms? Ann Plast Surg 2017;78:149-52.
  • Labropoulos N, Jasinski PT, Adrahtas D, Gasparis AP, Meissner MH. A standardized ultrasound approach to pelvic congestion syndrome. Phlebology 2017;32:608-19.
  • Obeid NR, Altieri MS, Yang J, Park J, Price K, Bates A, Pryor AD. Patterns of reoperation after failed fundoplication: an analysis of 9462 patients. Surg Endosc 2017 Jul 13. Epub ahead of print.
  • Pyke OJ Jr, Rubano JA, Vosswinkel JA, McCormack JE, Huang EC, Jawa RS. Admission of elderly blunt thoracic trauma patients directly to the intensive care unit improves outcomes. J Surg Res 2017;219:334-40.
  • Singh G, Klein G, Khan S, Bui D, Dagum A. Development of a novel way to create larger vascular conduits of different biomaterials. Plast Reconstruct Surg Glob Open 2017;5:28-9
  • Svestka M, Bates A. Management of splenic abscess. In: Docimo S, Pauli E, editors. Clinical Algorithms in General Surgery: A Practical Guide. New York: Springer, 2017.
  • Telem DA, Yang J, Altieri M, Talamini M, Zhang Q, Pryor AD. Hospital charge and health-care quality in bariatric surgery. Am Surg 2017;83:170-5.
  • Yelika SB, Abbas SK, Lee KP, Tou S, Bergamaschi R. A detachable laparoscopic bulldog clamp in laparoscopic-assisted colonoscopic polypectomy — a video vignette. Colorectal Dis 2017;19:596-7.
  • Zhang GR, Zhao H, Cook N, Svestka M, Choi EM, Jan M, Cook RG, Geller AI. Characteristic and intermingled neocortical circuits encode different visual object discriminations. Behav Brain Res 2017;331:261-75.
  • Zheng R, Altieri MS, Yang J, Chen H, Pryor AD, Bates A, Talamini MA, Telem DA. Long-term incidence of contralateral primary hernia repair following unilateral inguinal hernia repair in a cohort of 32,834 patients. Surg Endosc 2017;31:817-22.
2016
  • Adrahtas D, Jasinski P, Koullias G, Fiorella D, Tassiopoulos AK. Endovascular treatment of a complex renal artery aneurysm using coils and the pipeline embolization device in a patient with a solitary kidney. Ann Vasc Surg 2016;36:291.
  • Aliano K, Trostler M, Fromm IM, Dagum A, Khan S, Bui D. A comparison of barbed sutures and standard sutures with regard to wound cosmesis in panniculectomy and reduction mammoplasty patients. Plast Surg Int 2016;2016:7590396.
  • Altieri MS, Almasry I, Jones T, McPhee C, McCormack JE, Huang EC, Eckardt P, Shapiro MJ, Eckardt S, Vosswinkel JA, Jawa RS. Implantable cardioverter defibrillators and permanent pacemakers: prevalence and patient outcomes after trauma. Am J Surg 2016;212:953-60.
  • Altieri MS, Pagnotti G, Corthals A, Shroyer K, Pryor AD, Talamini M, Telem DA. Autologous augmentation of hiatal hernia repair with filtered platelet concentrate improves tissue remodeling in a swine model. Surg Endosc 2016 Dec 6. Epub ahead of print.
  • Altieri MS, Pryor AD. Diagnosis and management of bleeding small bowel tumors. In: Pryor AD, Pappas TN, Branch MS, editors. Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Management. 2nd ed. New York: Springer, 2016: 89-102.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Telem DA, Chen H, Talamini M, Pryor A. Robotic-assisted outcomes are not tied to surgeon volume and experience. Surg Endosc 2016;30:2825-33.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Telem DA, Meng Z, Frenkel C, Halbert C, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Lap band outcomes from 19,221 patients across centers and over a decade within the state of New York. Surg Endosc 2016;30:1725-32.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Telem DA, Zhu J, Halbert C, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Robotic approaches may offer benefit in colorectal procedures, more controversial in other areas: a review of 168,248 cases. Surg Endosc 2016;30:925-33.
  • Altieri MS, Yang J, Yin D, Frenkel C, Talamini M, Telem DA, Pryor A. Presence of a fellowship improves perioperative outcomes following hepatopancreatobiliary procedures. Surg Endosc 2016 Nov 4. Epub ahead of print.
  • Behr C, Hesketh A, Williamson A, Soffer S, Glick R. Localized cystic disease of the kidney: a rare diagnosis of this uncommon condition in a child. J Pediatr Surg Case Rep 2016;12:41-3.
  • El-Gohary Y, Wiersch J, Tulachan S, et al. Intraislet pancreatic ducts can give rise to insulin-positive cells. Endocrinology 2016;157:166-75.
  • Frenkel C, Telem DA, Pryor AD, Altieri MS, Shroyer KR, Regenbogen E. The effect of sleeve gastrectomy on extraesophageal reflux disease. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2016;12:1263-9.
  • Halbert C, Altieri MS, Yang J, Meng Z, Chen H, Talamini M, Pryor A, Parikh P, Telem DA. Long-term outcomes of patients with common bile duct injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 2016;30:4294-9.
  • Halbert C, Pagkratis S, Yang J, Meng Z, Altieri MS, Parikh P, Pryor A, Talamini M, Telem DA. Beyond the learning curve: incidence of bile duct injuries following laparoscopic cholecystectomy normalize to open in the modern era. Surg Endosc 2016;30:2239-43.
  • Hsieh LB, Tan JM, Trostler M, Scriven R, Lee TK, Seidman PA. Single-shot thoracic epidural: an aid to earlier discharge for pediatric laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Paediatr Anaesth 2016;26:945-6.
  • Klein GM, Nasser AE, Phillips BT, Gersch RP, Fourman MS, Lilo SE, Fritz JR, Khan SU, Dagum AB, Bui DT. Is sterile better than aseptic? Comparing the microbiology of acellular dermal matrices. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2016;4:e761.
  • Labropoulos N, Jasinski PT, Adrahtas D, Gasparis AP, Meissner MH. A standardized ultrasound approach to pelvic congestion syndrome. Phlebology 2016 Oct 31. Epub ahead of print.
  • Nassar A, Ghomey S, El Gohary Y, El-Desoky F. Treatment of striae distensae with needling therapy versus microdermabrasion with sonophoresis. J Cosmet Laser Ther 2016;18:330-4.
  • Phillips BT, Fourman MS, Bishawi M, Zegers M, O'Hea BJ, Ganz JC, Huston TL, Dagum AB, Khan SU, Bui DT. Are prophylactic postoperative antibiotics necessary for immediate breast reconstruction? Results of a prospective randomized clinical trial. J Am Coll Surg 2016;222:1116-24.
  • Sosulski A, Horn H, Zhang L, Coletti C, Vathipadiekal V, Castro CM, Birrer MJ, Nagano O, Saya H, Lage K, Donahoe PK, Pépin D. CD44 splice variant v8-10 as a marker of serous ovarian cancer prognosis. PLoS One 2016;11:e0156595.
  • Spentzouris G, Mulvihill Z, Hines G. Carotid Endarterectomy in Moyamoya disease: a case report. Ann Vasc Surg 2016;34:269.
  • Telem DA, Yang J, Altieri M, Patterson W, Peoples B, Chen H, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Rates and risk factors for unplanned emergency department utilization and hospital readmission following bariatric surgery. Ann Surg 2016;263:956-60.
  • Yelika SB, Abbas SK, Bergamaschi R. Do not snare rectal polyps. Tech Coloproctol 2016;20:797-8.
2015
  • Altieri MS, Pryor AD. Gastroesophageal reflux disease after bariatric procedures. Surg Clin North Am 2015;95:579-91.
  • Altieri M, Pryor AD. Gastroesophageal reflux disease in the bariatric surgery patient. In: Brethauer SA, Schauer PR, Schirmer BD, editors. Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery. 2d ed. New York: Springer, 2015: 433-40.
  • Altieri MS, Pryor AD, Telem DA, Hall K, Brathwaite C, Zawin M. Algorithmic approach to utilization of CT scans for detection of internal hernia in the gastric bypass patient. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015;11:1207-11.
  • Altieri MS, Shroyer KR, Pryor A, Pagnotti GM, Ete Chan M, Talamini M, Telem DA. The association between sleeve gastrectomy and histopathologic changes consistent with esophagitis in a rodent model. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015;11:1289-94.
  • Altieri MS, Telem DA, Kim P, Gracia G, Pryor AD. Case review and consideration for imaging and work evaluation of the pregnant bariatric patient. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015;11:667-71.
  • Altieri MS, Tuppo C, Telem DA, Herlihy D, Cottell K, Pryor AD. Predictors of a successful medical weight loss program. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015;11:431-5.
  • Altieri MS, Zheng R, Pryor AD, Heimann A, Ahn S, Telem DA. Esophageal bronchogenic cyst and review of the literature. Surg Endosc 2015;29:3010-5.
  • Behr C, Hesketh A, Akerman M, Dolgin S, Cowles R. Recent trends in the operative experience of junior pediatric surgeons: a study of APSA applicant case logs. J Pediatr Surg 2015;50:186-190.
  • Behr C, Hesketh A, Barlow M, Glick R, Symons M, Steinberg B, Soffer S. Celecoxib inhibits Ewing sarcoma cell migration via actin modulation. J Surg Res 2015;198:424-33.
  • Chiu J, Soffer E. Novel surgical options for gastroesophageal reflux disease. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2015;9:943-51.
  • Copertino LM, McCormack JE, Rutigliano DN, Huang EC, Shapiro MJ, Vosswinkel JA, Jawa RS. Early unplanned hospital readmission after acute traumatic injury: the experience at a state-designated level-I trauma center. Am J Surg 2015;209:268-73.
  • El-Gohary Y, Pagkratis S, Lee T, Scriven R. Supernumerary ovary presenting as a paraduodenal duplication cyst. J Pediatr Surg Case Rep 2015 May 15. Epub ahead of print.
  • Fourman MS, Gersch RP, Levites HA, Phillips BT, Bui DT. Is there a right way to interpret SPY? Normalization of indocyanine green angiography readings in a burn model. Plast Reconstr Surg 2015;136:128e-30e.
  • Fourman MS, Gersch RP, Phillips BT, Nasser A, Rivara A, Verma R, Dagum AB, Rosengart TK, Bui DT. Comparison of laser Doppler and laser-assisted indocyanine green angiography prediction of flap survival in a novel modification of the McFarlane flap. Ann Plast Surg 2015;75:102-7.
  • Gersch RP, Fourman MS, Phillips BT, Nasser A, McClain SA, Khan SU, Dagum AB, Bui DT. AdVEGF-All6A+ preconditioning of murine ischemic skin flaps is comparable to surgical delay. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2015;3:e494.
  • Halbert C, Pagkratis S, Yang J, Meng Z, Altieri MS, Parikh P, Pryor A, Talamini M, Telem DA. Beyond the learning curve: incidence of bile duct injuries following laparoscopic cholecystectomy normalize to open in the modern era. Surg Endosc 2015 Sep 3. Epub ahead of print.
  • Hesketh A, Behr C, Soffer S, Hong A, Glick R. Neonatal esophageal perforation: nonoperative management. J Surg Res 2015;198:1-6.
  • Hesketh A, Maloney C, Behr C, Edelman M, Glick R, Al-Abed Y, Symons M, Soffer S, Steinberg B. The macrophage inhibitor CNI-1493 blocks metastasis in a mouse model of Ewing sarcoma through inhibition of extravasation. PLOS One 2015;10:e0145197.
  • McLarty AJ, Bishawi M, Yelika SB, Shroyer AL, Romeiser J. Surveillance of moderate-size aneurysms of the thoracic aorta. J Cardiothorac Surg 2015;10:17.
  • Nasser A, Fourman MS, Gersch RP, Phillips BT, Hsi HK, Khan SU, Gelfand MA, Dagum AB, Bui DT. Utilizing indocyanine green dye angiography to detect simulated flap venous congestion in a novel experimental rat model. J Reconstr Microsurg 2015;31:590-6.
  • Kim PS, Telem DA, Altieri MS, Talamini M, Yang J, Zhang Q, Pryor AD. Bariatric outcomes are significantly improved in hospitals with fellowship council-accredited bariatric fellowships. J Gastrointest Surg 2015;19:594-7.
  • Pagkratis S, Virvilis D, Phillips BT, Bao PQ, Khan SU, Ganz JC, Watkins KT. Creation of gastric conduit free-graft with intraoperative perfusion imaging during pancreaticoduodenectomy in a patient post esophagectomy. Int J Surg Case Rep 2015;9:39-43.
  • Pépin D, Sosulski A, Zhang L, Wang D, Vathipadiekal V, Hendren K, Coletti CM, Yu A, Castro CM, Birrer MJ, Gao G, Donahoe PK. AAV9 delivering a modified human Mullerian inhibiting substance as a gene therapy in patient-derived xenografts of ovarian cancer. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015;112:E4418-27.
  • Spentzouris G, Gasparis A, Scriven RJ, Lee TK, Labropoulos N. Natural history of deep vein thrombosis in children. Phlebology 2015;30:412-7.
  • Spentzouris G, Labropoulos N, Foegh P, Gasparis A, Tassiopoulos AK, Bækgaard N. Prospective long-term comparison of anticoagulation treatment versus thrombolysis in patients with acute iliofemoral thrombosis. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord 2015;3:121.
  • Telem DA, Talamini M, Altieri M, Yang J, Zhang Q, Pryor AD. The effect of national hospital accreditation in bariatric surgery on perioperative outcomes and long-term mortality. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015;11:749-57.
  • Telem DA, Talamini M, Gesten F, Patterson W, Peoples B, Gracia G, Yang J, Zhang Q, Altieri M, Pryor AD. Hospital admissions greater than 30 days following bariatric surgery: patient and procedure matter. Surg Endosc 2015;29:1310-5.
  • Telem DA, Talamini M, Shroyer AL, Yang J, Altieri M, Zhang Q, Gracia G, Pryor AD. Long-term mortality rates (>8-year) improve as compared to the general and obese population following bariatric surgery. Surg Endosc 2015;29:529-36.
  • Tou S, Pavesi E, Nasser A, Mazirka P, Bergamaschi R. Robotic-assisted strictureplasty for Crohn’s disease. Tech Coloproctol 2015;19:253-4.
  • Verma R, Eid G, Ali M, Saber A, Pryor AD; ASMBS Emerging Technologies and Procedures Committee. Emerging technologies and procedures: results of an online survey and real-time poll. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015;11:161-8.
  • Verma R, Grechushkin V, Carter D, Barish M, Pryor A, Telem D. Use and accuracy of computed tomography scan in diagnosing perforated appendicitis. Am Surg 2015;81:404-7.
  • Wang L, Pryor AD, Altieri MS, Romeiser JL, Talamini MA, Shroyer L, Telem DA. Perioperative rates of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in normal weight vs obese and morbidly obese surgical patients in the era post venous thromboembolism prophylaxis guidelines. Am J Surg 2015;210:859-63.
2014
  • Barnajian M, Gioia W, Iordache F, Bergamaschi R. Mucormycosis-induced colon perforation after renal transplantation. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2014;15:665-6.
  • Behr C, Hesketh A, Soffer S, Edelman M, Glick R. Primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenoma: an unusual cause of abdominal mass in a child. J Pediatr Surg Case Rep 2014;2:61-3.
  • Buscaglia JM, Karas J, Palladino N, Fakhoury J, Denoya PI, Nagula S, Bucobo JC, Bishawi M, Bergamaschi R. Simulated transanal NOTES sigmoidectomy training improves the responsiveness of surgical endoscopists. Gastrointest Endosc 2014;80:126-32.
  • Copertino LM, McCormack JE, Rutigliano DN, Huang EC, Shapiro MJ, Vosswinkel JA, Jawa RS. Early unplanned hospital readmission after acute traumatic injury: the experience at a state-designated level-I trauma center. Am J Surg 2014 Aug 7. Epub ahead of print.
  • El-Gohary Y, Schuster I, Scriven R, Coren C, Kessler E. Iatrogenic diaphragmatic hernia in infants: potentially catastrophic when overlooked. J Pediatr Surg Case Rep 2014;2:515-8.
  • Fourman MS, Gersch RP, Phillips BT, Nasser A, Rivara A, Verma R, Dagum AB, Rosengart TK, Bui DT. Comparison of laser Doppler and laser-assisted indocyanine green angiography prediction of flap survival in a novel modification of the McFarlane flap. Ann Plast Surg 2014 Jan 7. Epub ahead of print.
  • Fourman MS, Phillips BT, Crawford L, McClain SA, Lin F, Thode HC Jr, Dagum AB, Singer AJ, Clark RA. Indocyanine green dye angiography accurately predicts survival in the zone of ischemia in a burn comb model. Burns 2014;40:940-6.
  • Fourman MS, Phillips BT, Fritz JR, Conkling N, McClain SA, Simon M, Dagum AB. Laser-assisted indocyanine green dye angiography accurately predicts the split-thickness graft timing of integra artificial dermis. Ann Plast Surg 2014;73:150-5.
  • Gaffar I, El-Gohary Y, Gittes G. Congenital and acquired diseases of the esophagus. In: Gumucio DL, Samuelson LC, Spence JR, editors. Translational Research and Discovery in Gastroenterology: Organogenesis to Disease. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
  • Gracia GJ, Altieri M, Pryor AD. OBGYN and bariatric surgery. In: Foletto M, Rosenthal, RJ, editors. The Globesity Challenge to General Surgery. Milan: Springer, 2014: 187-212.
  • Guo P, Preuett B, Krishna P, Xiao X, Shiota C, Wiersch J, Gaffar I, Tulachan S, El-Gohary Y, Song Z, Gittes G. Barrier function of the coelomic epithelium in the developing pancreas. Mech Dev 2014;134:67-79.
  • Jain V, Gruberg L, Bilfinger TV, Tassiopoulos AK, Loh SA. Coil embolization of an aortic pseudo-aneurysm post open repair of type A aortic dissection. Ann Vasc Surg 2014;28:1312.
  • Klein G, Peredo A, Pryor AD. Bariatric surgery for obesity. AccessScience. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2014: http://www.accessscience.com/content/bariatric-surgery-for-obesity/YB140805.
  • Levites HA, Fourman MS, Phillips BT, Fromm IM, Khan SU, Dagum AB, Bui DT. Modeling fade patterns of nipple areola complex tattoos following breast reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg 2014;73 Suppl 2:S153-6.
  • Levites HA, Kaymakcalan OE, Phillips BT, Bilfinger TV, Dagum AB. Sternal wound reconstruction with falciform and omental flaps for chronic sternal osteomyelitis. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e233.
  • Mathison M, Singh VP, Gersch RP, Ramirez MO, Cooney A, Kaminsky SM, Chiuchiolo MJ, Nasser A, Yang J, Crystal RG, Rosengart TK. "Triplet" polycistronic vectors encoding Gata4, Mef2c, and Tbx5 enhances postinfarct ventricular functional improvement compared with singlet vectors. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014;148:1656-1664.
  • Rubano JA, Shapiro MJ. Adipose tissue on CT scans in critical care and trauma are associated with acute kidney injury. Crit Care Med 2014;42:1728-9.
  • Spentzouris G, Gasparis A, Scriven RJ, Lee TK, Labropoulos N. Natural history of deep vein thrombosis in children. Phlebology 2014 May 16. Epub ahead of print.
  • Telem DA, Altieri M, Gracia G, Pryor AD. Perioperative outcome of esophageal fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease in obese and morbidly obese patients. Am J Surg 2014;208:163-8.
  • Telem DA, Talamini M, Gesten F, Patterson W, Peoples B, Gracia G, Yang J, Zhang Q, Altieri M, Pryor AD. Hospital admissions greater than 30 days following bariatric surgery: patient and procedure matter. Surg Endosc 2014 Oct 8. Epub ahead of print.
  • Trostler M, Li Y, Plankey MW. Prevalence of binge drinking and associated co-factors among medical students in a U.S. Jesuit University. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 2014;40:336-41.
  • Xiao X, Gaffar I, Guo P, Wiersch J, Fischbach S, Peirish L, Song Z, El-Gohary Y, Prasadan K, Shiota C, Gittes GK. M2 macrophages promote beta-cell proliferation by up-regulation of SMAD7. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2014;111:E1211-20.
  • Xiao X, Guo P, Prasadan K, Shiota C, Peirish L, Fischbach S, Song Z, Gaffar I, Wiersch J, El-Gohary Y, Husain SZ, Gittes GK. Pancreatic cell tracing, lineage tagging and targeted genetic manipulations in multiple cell types using pancreatic ductal infusion of adeno-associated viral vectors and/or cell-tagging dyes. Nat Protoc 2014;9:2719-24.
  • Xiao X, Prasadan K, Guo P, El-Gohary Y, Fischbach S, Wiersch J, Gaffar I, Shiota C, Gittes GK. Pancreatic duct cells as a source of VEGF in mice. Diabetologia 2014;57:991-1000.
2013
  • Altieri M, Jindal TR, Patel M, Oliver DK, Falta EM, Elster EA, Doyle A, Guy SR, Womble AL, Jindal RM. Report of the first peritoneal dialysis program in Guyana, South America. Perit Dial Int 2013;33:116-23.
  • Bhatnagar D, Conkling N, Rafailovich M, Phillips BT, Bui DT, Khan SU, Dagum AB. An in vivo analysis of the effect and duration of treatment with botulinum toxin type A using digital image speckle correlation. Skin Res Technol 2013;19:220-9.
  • Chang K, Fakhoury M, Barnajian M, Tarta C, Bergamaschi R. Laparoscopic right colon resection with intracorporeal anastomosis. Surg Endosc 2013;27:1730-6.
  • Denoya PI, Fakhoury M, Chang K, Fakhoury J, Bergamaschi R. Dearterialization with mucopexy vs. haemorrhoidectomy for grade III or IV haemorrhoids: short-term results of a double-blind randomized controlled trial. Colorectal Dis 2013. Epub ahead of print.
  • El-Gohary Y, Tulachan S, Guo P, Welsh C, Wiersch J, Prasadan K, Paredes J, Shiota C, Xiao X, Wada Y, Diaz M, Gittes G. Smad signaling pathways regulate pancreatic endocrine development. Dev Biol 2013;378:83-93.
  • El-Gohary Y, Tulachan S, Wiersch J, Guo P, Welsh C, Prasadan K, Paredes J, Shiota C, Xiao X, Wada Y, Diaz M, Gittes G. A smad signaling network regulates islet cell proliferation. Diabetes 2014;63:224-36.
  • Fourman MS, Gersch RP, Phillips BT, Nasser A, Rivara A, Verma R, Dagum AB, Rosengart TK, Bui DT. Comparison of laser Doppler and laser-assisted indocyanine green angiography prediction of flap survival in a novel modification of the McFarlane flap. Ann Plast Surg 2014 Jan 7. Epub ahead of print.
  • Fourman MS, Phillips BT, Crawford L, McClain SA, Lin F, Thode HC Jr, Dagum AB, Singer AJ, Clark RA. Indocyanine green dye angiography accurately predicts survival in the zone of ischemia in a burn comb model. Burns 2013 Nov 11. Epub ahead of print.
  • Ghallab A, El-Gohary Y, Redmond M, Corbally M. In-situ emergency pediatric surgery in the intensive care unit. Ir J Med Sci 2013;182:33-6.
  • Guo P, Xiao X, El-Gohary Y, Criscimanna A, Prasadan K, Rymer C, Shiota C, Wiersch J, Gaffar I, Esni F, Gittes GK. Specific transduction and labeling of pancreatic ducts by targeted recombinant viral infusion into mouse pancreatic ducts. Lab Invest 2013;93:1241-53.
  • Gurtner GC, Jones GE, Neligan PC, Newman MI, Phillips BT, Sacks JM, Zenn MR. Intraoperative laser angiography using the SPY system: review of the literature and recommendations for use. Ann Surg Innov Res 2013;7:1.
  • Jain V, Phillips BT, Conkling N, Pameijer C. Sentinel lymph node detection using laser-assisted indocyanine green dye lymphangiography in patients with melanoma. Int J Surg Oncol 2013;2013:904214.
  • Malgor RD, Adrahtas D, Spentzouris G, Gasparis AP, Tassiopoulos A, Labropoulos N. The role of duplex ultrasound in the pelvic congestion syndrome workup. JVS 2013;1:107-14.
  • Moore W, Freiberg E, Bishawi M, Halbreiner MS, Matthews R, Baram D, Bilfinger TV. FDG-PET imaging in patients with pulmonary carcinoid tumor. Clin Nucl Med 2013;38:501-5.
  • Pépin D, Hoang M, Nicolaou F, Hendren K, Benedict LA, Al-Moujahed A, Sosulski A, Marmalidou A, Vavvas D, Donahoe PK. An albumin leader sequence coupled with a cleavage site modification enhances the yield of recombinant C-terminal Mullerian inhibiting substance. Technology 2013;1:63-71.
  • Phillips BT, Bishawi M, Dagum AB, Khan SU, Bui DT. A systematic review of antibiotic use and infection in breast reconstruction: what is the evidence? Plast Reconstr Surg 2013;131:1-13.
  • Rubano JA, Quarrier S, Demuro JP. Complete small bowel obstruction resulting from a mushroom bezoar. Am Surg 2013;79:E102-3.
  • Rosengart TK, Bishawi MM, Halbreiner MS, Fakhoury M, Finnin E, Hollmann C, Shroyer AL, Crystal RG. Long-term follow-up assessment of a phase 1 trial of angiogenic gene therapy using direct intramyocardial administration of an adenoviral vector expressing the VEGF121 cDNA for the treatment of diffuse coronary artery disease. Hum Gene Ther 2013;24:203-8.
  • Shiota C, Prasadan K, Guo P, El-Gohary Y, Wiersch J, Xiao X, Esni F, Gittes GK. α-Cells are dispensable in postnatal morphogenesis and maturation of mouse pancreatic islets. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 2013;305:E1030-40.
  • Sosulski AB, Hayes JD. Cicatricial external auditory canal stenosis caused by ectodermal dysplasia: Rapp-Hodgkin syndrome. Ear Nose Throat J 2013;92:E24.
  • Stein SA, McNurlan M, Phillips BT, Messina C, Mynarcik D, Gelato M. Chromium therapy for insulin resistance associated with HIV-disease. J AIDS Clin Res 2013;4:1-7.
  • Virvilis D, Koullias G, Labropoulos N. Bilateral retroesophageal course of the carotid arteries. J Vasc Surg 2013;57:1395-7.
  • Xiao X, Chen Z, Shiota C, Prasadan K, Guo P, El-Gohary Y, Paredes J, Welsh C, Wiersch J, Gittes GK. No evidence for β cell neogenesis in murine adult pancreas. J Clin Invest 2013;123:2207-17.
  • Xiao X, Guo P, Chen Z, El-Gohary Y, Wiersch J, Gaffar I, Prasadan K, Shiota C, Gittes GK. Hypoglycemia reduces vascular endothelial growth factor A production by pancreatic beta cells as a regulator of beta cell mass. J Biol Chem 2013;288:8636-46.
  • Xiao X, Guo P, Shiota C, Prasadan K, El-Gohary Y, Wiersch J, Gaffar I, Gittes GK. Neurogenin3 activation is not sufficient to direct duct-to-beta cell transdifferentiation in the adult pancreas. J Biol Chem 2013;288:25297-308.
  • Xiao X, Wiersch J, El-Gohary Y, Guo P, Prasadan K, Paredes J, Welsh C, Shiota C, Gittes GK. TGFβ receptor signaling is essential for inflammation-induced but not β-cell workload-induced β-cell proliferation. Diabetes 2013;62:1217-26.
  • Wood EA, Malgor RD, Gasparis AP, Labropoulos N. Reporting the impact of inferior vena cava perforation by filters. Phlebology 2013;29:471-5.
2012
  • Binda GA, Karas JR, Serventi A, Sokmen S, Amato A, Hydo L, Bergamaschi R; for the Study Group on Diverticulitis. Primary anastomosis vs. nonrestorative resection for perforated diverticulitis with peritonitis: a prematurely terminated randomized controlled trial. Colorectal Dis 2012;14:1403-10.
  • Cha D, Karas JR, Bergamaschi R. "Correcting" ulcers? Surg Endosc 2012;26:586.
  • Conkling N, Bishawi M, Phillips BT, Bui DT, Khan SU, Dagum AB. Subjective rating of cosmetic treatment with botulinum toxin type A: do existing measures demonstrate interobserver validity? Ann Plast Surg 2012;69:350-5.
  • Fritz JR, Phillips BT, Conkling N, Fourman M, Melendez MM, Bhatnagar D, Simon M, Rafailovich M, Dagum AB. Comparison of native porcine skin and a dermal substitute using tensiometry and digital image speckle correlation. Ann Plast Surg 2012;69:462-7.
  • Halbreiner MS, Sun E, Asheld J, Buscaglia JM, Nagula S, McLarty AJ. Delayed esophago-pericardial fistula after ablation for atrial fibrillation. Am Surg 2012;78:146-8.
  • Hartendorp PA, Yeo CJ, Maxwell PJ 4th. Theodor Billroth and his musical life. Am Surg 2012;78:282-3.
  • Hwang EJ, Karas JR, Zawin M, Bergamaschi R. Acute scrotum caused by sigmoid diverticulitis. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2011;12:507-8.
  • Jain V, Demuro JP, Geller M, Selbs E, Romero C. A case of laparoscopic mesenteric cyst excision. Case Rep Surg 2012; epub.
  • Lieb M, Orr T, Gallagher C, Moten H, Tan JM. A case of intra-operative ventricular fibrillation: Electro-cauterization, undiagnosed Takotsubo cardiomyopathy or long QT syndrome? Int J Surg Case Rep 2012;3:155-7.
  • Lieb M, Shah U, Hines G. Cerebral hyperperfusion syndrome after carotid intervention: a review. Cardiol Rev 2012;20:84-9.
  • Malgor RD, Wood EA, Gasparis AP, Hashisho M. Endovascular strategy for recanalization of long-segment central vein occlusion with concomitant arteriovenous fistula creation. Ann Vasc Surg 2012;26:1012.e17-20.
  • Mathison M, Gersch RP, Nasser A, Lilo S, Korman M, Fourman M, Hackett N, Shroyer K, Yang J, Ma Y, Crystal RG, Rosengart TK. In vivo cardiac cellular reprogramming efficacy is enhanced by angiogenic preconditioning of the infarcted myocardium With vascular endothelial growth factor. J Am Heart Assoc 2012; 1:e005652.
  • Meisner RJ, Labropoulos N, Gasparis AP, Lampl J, Xu M, Tassiopoulos AK. Review of indications and practices of vena caval filters at a large university hospital. Vasc Endovascular Surg 2012;46:21-5.
  • Okolica D, Bishawi M, Karas JR, Reed JF 3rd, Hussain F, Bergamaschi R. Factors influencing postoperative adverse events after Hartmann’s reversal. Colorectal Dis 2012;14:369-73.
  • Phillips BT, Lanier ST, Conkling N, Wang ED, Dagum AB, Ganz JC, Khan SU, Bui DT. Intraoperative perfusion techniques can accurately predict mastectomy skin flap necrosis in breast reconstruction: results of a prospective trial. Plast Reconstr Surg 2012;129:778e-88e.
  • Phillips BT, Wang ED, Rodman AJ, Watterson PA, Smith KL, Finical SJ, Eaves FF 3rd, Beasley ME, Khan SU. Anesthesia duration as a marker for surgical complications in office-based plastic surgery. Ann Plast Surg 2012;69:408-11.
  • Rubano JA, Shapiro MJ. Adipose tissue on CT scans in critical care and trauma are associated with acute kidney injury. Crit Care Med 2014;42:1728-9.
  • Sainathan S, Pugalenthi A, Danovich S, Fox S, Andaz S. Image of the month. Intercostal lung hernia. Arch Surg 2012;147:783.
  • Sosulski AB, Fei J, DeMuro J. Partial cholecystectomy resulting in recurrent acute cholecystitis and choledocholithiasis. J Surg Case Rep 2012;9:17.
  • Spentzouris G, Scriven RJ, Lee TK, Labropoulos N. Pediatric venous thromboembolism in relation to adults. J Vasc Surg 2012;55:1785-93.
2011
  • Gasparis AP, Spentzouris G, Meisner RJ, Elitharp D, Labropoulos N, Tassiopoulos A. Improving retrieval rates of temporary inferior vena cava filters. J Vasc Surg 2011;54(6 Suppl):34S-8S.
  • Halbreiner M, Bishawi MM, Baram D, Bilfinger TV. PET imaging as a predictor of the biological behavior of pulmonary carcinoid [abtsract]. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011;183:A5388.
  • Hurst FP, Altieri M, Nee R, Agodoa LY, Abbott KC, Jindal RM. Poor outcomes in elderly kidney transplant recipients receiving alemtuzumab induction. Am J Nephrol 2011;34:534–41.
  • Hurst FP, Altieri M, Patel PP, Jindal TR, Guy SR, Sidawy AN, Agodoa LY, Abbott KC, Jindal RM. Effect of smoking on kidney transplant outcomes: analysis of the United States renal data system. Transplantation 2011;92:1101-7.
  • Hwang EJ, Karas JR, Zawin M, Bergamaschi R. Acute scrotum caused by sigmoid diverticulitis. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2011;12:507-8.
  • Karas JR, Essani R, Haughn C, Uchal M, Bishawi MM, Bergamaschi R. Colonoscopic injection for murine solid cecal cancer model. Surg Endosc 2011;25:2956-9.
  • Karas JR, Uranues S, Altomare DF, Sokmen S, Krivokapic Z, Hoch J, Bartha I, Bergamaschi R; Rectal Prolapse Recurrence Study Group. No rectopexy versus rectopexy following rectal mobilization for full-thickness rectal prolapse: a randomized controlled trial. Dis Colon Rectum 2011;54:29-34. Selected as focus paper of the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
  • Labropoulos N, Meisner RJ, Gasparis A, Tassiopoulos AK. Management of non-giant cell arteritis disease of the superficial temporal artery. J Vasc Surg 2011;53:200-3.
  • Lieb M, Labropoulos N. The role of duplex ultrasound in guiding the length of treatment of deep venous thrombosis. In: Eskandari MK, Morasch MD, Pearce WH, Yao JST, editors. New Findings in Vascular Surgery. Shelton, CT: PMPH-USA; 2011:129-40.
  • Malgor RD, Oropallo A, Wood E, Natan K, Labropoulos N. Filter placement for duplicated cava. Vasc Endovascular Surg 2011;45:269-73.
  • Meisner RJ, Labropoulos N, Bilfinger T. The current state of type B aortic dissection. Acta Chir Belg 2011;111:57-62.
  • Meisner RJ, Labropoulos N, Gasparis AP, Tassiopoulos AK. How to diagnose giant cell arteritis. Int Angiol 2011;30:58-63.
  • Pasklinsky G, Meisner RJ, Labropoulos N, Leon L, Gasparis AP, Landau D, Tassiopoulos AK, Pappas PJ. Management of true aneurysms of hemodialysis access fistulas. J Vasc Surg 2011;53:1291-7.
  • Patel PP, Altieri M, Jindal TR, et al. Current status of synthetic and biological grafts for hemodialysis. In: Penido MG, editor. Hemodialysis: Different Aspects. Rijeka, Croatia: InTech, 2011: 285-312.
  • Taira BR, Cassara G, Meng H, Salama MN, Chohan J, Sandoval S, Singer AJ. Predictors of sustaining burn injury: does the use of common prevention strategies matter? J Burn Care Res 2011;32:20-5.
  • Wood EA, Malgor RD, Labropoulos N. Diagnosing common carotid artery agenesis using duplex ultrasound. Vasc Endovascular Surg 2011;45:727-32.
  • Zhong Y, Wu S, Andaz S, Danovich S, Lin J. Pulmonary carcinoid tumor masquerading as a synovial sarcoma. Int J Surg Pathol 2011;19:71-4.
2010
  • Falabella CA, Melendez MM, Weng L, Chen W. Novel macromolecular crosslinking hydrogel to reduce intra-abdominal adhesions. J Surg Res 2010;159:772-8.
  • Gasparis AP, Awadallah M, Meisner RJ, Lo C, Labropoulos N. Recurrent popliteal vein aneurysm. J Vasc Surg 2010;51:453-7.
  • Gonzalez MA, Hovnanian M, Bilfinger T. Cerebral infarcts traced to an unusual source: paradoxical embolisms of renal cell carcinoma metastasis. Am Surg 2010;76:E222-3.
  • Karas JR, Bergamaschi R. No news from Norway. Int J Colorectal Dis 2010;25:1023.
  • Karas J, Bergamaschi R; Rectal Prolapse Recurrence Study Group. Laparoscopic approach to rectal prolapsed. In: Santoro G, Wieczorek AP, Bartram CI, editors. Pelvic Floor Disorders: Imaging and Multidisciplinary Approach to Management. Milan: Springer-Verlag, 2010: 521-8.
  • Klein SJ, Gasparis AP, Virvilis D, Ferretti JA, Labropoulos N. Prospective determination of candidates for thrombolysis in patients with acute proximal deep vein thrombosis. J Vasc Surg 2010;51:908-12.
  • Labropoulos N, Jen J, Jen H, Gasparis AP, Tassiopoulos AK. Recurrent deep vein thrombosis: long-term incidence and natural history. Ann Surg 2010;251:749-53.
  • Labropoulos N, Kokkosis AA, Spentzouris G, Gasparis AP, Tassiopoulos AK. The distribution and significance of varicosities in the saphenous trunks. J Vasc Surg 2010;51:96-103.
  • Labropoulos N, Spentzouris G, Gasparis AP, Meissner M. Impact and clinical significance of recurrent venous thromboembolism. Br J Surg 2010;97:989-99.
  • Labropoulos N, Spentzouris G, Sobreira ML. Clinical significance of recurrent venous thromboembolism. J Vasc Bras 2010;9:72-5.
  • Lieb M, Labropoulos N. The role of duplex ultrasound in guiding the length of treatment of deep venous thrombosis. In: Eskandari, Morasch, Pearce, Yao, editors. New Findings in Vascular Surgery. Shelton, CT: PMPH-USA, 2010: 129-40.
  • Melendez MM, Rezak KM, Chen JJ, Xu X, Huang SI. An analysis of cadaveric calvarial bone: implications of computer imaging in craniofacial reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg 2010;125:50e-52e.
  • Singer AJ, Taira BR, Thode HC Jr, McCormack JE, Shapiro M, Aydin A, Lee C. The association between hypothermia, prehospital cooling, and mortality in burn victims. Acad Emerg Med 2010;17:456-9.
  • Zemlyak A, Moore WH, Bilfinger TV. Comparison of survival after sublobar resections and ablative therapies for stage I non-small cell lung cancer. J Am Coll Surg 2010;211:68-72.
2009
  • Addona T, Polcino M, Silver L, Taub PJ. Leadership trends in plastic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg 2009;123:750-3.
  • Ahmed F, Salhab K, Stergiopoulos K, Seifert F, Baram D. Intramural hematoma of the aorta: delayed pericardial tamponade. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2009;57:112-4.
  • Bluestein D, Dumont K, De Beule M, Ricotta J, Impellizzeri P, Verhegghe B, Verdonck P. Intraluminal thrombus and risk of rupture in patient specific abdominal aortic aneurysm — FSI modelling. Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 2009;12:73-81.
  • Dagum AB, Park DJ, Lau KN, Khan SU. Antibiotic-impregnated poly-methylmethacrylate beads and cement in the treatment of posttraumatic infections of the frontal sinus. Plast Reconstr Surg 2009;123:193e-4e.
  • Gasparis AP, Tsintzilonis S, Labropoulos N. Extraluminal lipoma with common femoral vein obstruction: a cause of chronic venous insufficiency. J Vasc Surg 2009;49:486-90.
  • Kelly DJ, Rosen AB, Schuldt AJ, Kochupura PV, Doronin SV, Potapova IA, Azeloglu EU, Badylak SF, Brink PR, Cohen IS, Gaudette GR. Increased myocyte content and mechanical function within a tissue-engineered myo-cardial patch following implantation. Tissue Eng Part A 2009;15:2189-201.
  • Labropoulos N, Tassiopoulos AK, Gasparis AP, Phillips B, Pappas PJ. Veins along the course of the sciatic nerve. J Vasc Surg 2009;49:690-6.
  • Pahk R, Azu MC, Taira BR, Sandoval S. Antiretroviral-induced toxic epidermal necrolysis in a patient positive for human immunodeficiency virus. Clin Exp Dermatol 2009;34:e775-7.
  • Park J, Gioia K, Wasnick RJ. Abdominoscrotal hydrocele in infancy with incorporated epididymal tissue. J Pediatr Urol 2009 Jul 16. Epub ahead of print.
  • Pasklinsky G, Gasparis AP, Labropoulos N, Pagan J, Tassiopoulos AK, Ferretti J, Ricotta JJ. Endovascular covered stenting for visceral artery pseudoaneurysm rupture: report of 2 cases and a summary of the disease process and treatment options. Vasc Endovascular Surg 2009;42:601-6.
  • Spentzouris G, Labropoulos N. The evaluation of lower-extremity ulcers. Semin Intervent Radiol 2009;26:286-95.
  • Szema AM, Paz G, Merriam L, Stellaccio F, Jen J. Modern preoperative and intraoperative management of hereditary angioedema. Allergy Asthma Proc 2009;30:338-42.
  • Taira BR, Fenton KE, Lee TK, Meng H, McCormack JE, Huang E, Singer AJ, Scriven RJ, Shapiro MJ. Ventilator-associated pneumonia in pediatric trauma patients. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2009;10:491-4.
  • Trostler M, Delier A, Beckman J, Urban M, Patro JN, Spratt TE, Beese LS, Kuchta RD. Discrimination between right and wrong purine dNTPs by DNA polymerase I from Bacillus stearothermophilus. Biochemistry 2009;48:4633-41.
  • Xu X, Lau K, Taira BR, Singer AJ. The current management of skin tears. Am J Emerg Med 2009;27:729-33.
2008
  • Agarwal D, Rezak K, Hines GL. Positional symptomatic occlusion of the internal carotid artery: evaluation and surgical management. Ann Vasc Surg 2008;22:293-6.
  • Amrani S, Zimmern A, O'Hara K, Corman ML. The Surgisis AFP anal fistula plug: a new and reasonable alternative for the treatment of anal fistula. Gastroenterol Clin Biol 2008;32:946-8.
  • Gavi S, Qurashi S, Stuart LM, Lau R, Melendez MM, Mynarcik DC, McNurlan MA, Gelato MC. Influence of age on the association of retinol-binding protein 4 with metabolic syndrome. Obesity (Silver Spring) 2008;16:893-5.
  • Lau KN, Park D, Dagum AB, Bui DT. Two for one: salvage of bilateral lower extremities with a single free flap. Ann Plast Surg 2008;60:498-501.
  • Melendez MM, Beasley M, Dagum AB, Khan SU. Outcomes of abdominoplasty performed in an office-based surgical setting [abstract]. Plast Reconstr Surg 2008;122:128-9.
  • Melendez MM, Dagum AB. Surgical subspecialties. In: LaFemina J, Lancaster RT, editors. First Aid for the ABSITE. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2008: 311-30.
  • Melendez MM, Martinez RR, Dagum AB, McClain SA, Simon, M, Arora B, Sobanko J, Zimmerman T, Wetterau M, Muller, D, Xu X, Singer A. Porcine wound healing in full-thickness skin defects using Integra with and without fibrin glue with keratinocytes. Can J Plast Surg 2008;16:147-52.
  • Melendez MM, McNurlan MA, Mynarcik DC, Khan S, Gelato MC. Endothelial adhesion molecules are associated with inflammation in subjects with HIV disease. Clin Infect Dis 2008;46:775-80.
  • Melendez MM, Shapiro MJ. Skin and soft tissue. In: LaFemina J, Lancaster RT, editors. First Aid for the ABSITE. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2008: 182-92.
  • Melendez MM, Shapiro MJ, Eachempati S, Barie PS. Advance techniques in mechanical Ventilation. In: Asensio JA, Trunkey DD, editors. Current Therapy of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care. Philadelphia: Mosby, 2008.
  • Melendez MM, Xu X, Sexton TR, Shapiro MJ, Mohan EP. The importance of basic science and clinical research as a selection criterion for general surgery residency programs. J Surg Educ 2008;65:151-4.
  • Potapova IA, Doronin SV, Kelly DJ, Rosen AB, Schuldt AJ, Lu Z, Kochupura PV, Robinson RB, Rosen MR, Brink PR, Gaudette GR, Cohen IS. Enhanced recovery of mechanical function in the canine heart by seeding an extracellular matrix patch with mesenchymal stem cells committed to a cardiac lineage. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2008;295:H2257-63.
  • Shapiro MJ, McCormack JE, Jen J. Let the surgeon sleep: trauma team activation for severe hypotension. J Trauma 2008;65:1245-52.
  • Taira BR, Jahnes K, Singer AJ, McLarty AJ. Does reported funding differ by gender in the surgical literature? Ann Surg 2008;247:1069-73.
  • Zemlyak A, Hwang S, Chalas E, Pameijer CR. Primary extrauterine endometrial stromal cell sarcoma: a case and review. J Gastrointest Cancer 2008;39:104-6.
2007
  • Azu M, Jean S, Piotrowski J, O’Hea B. Effective methods for disclosing breast cancer diagnosis. Am J Surg 2007;194:488-90.
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