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Submissions from 2016

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Evaluating Evidence-Based Nutrition Support Practice Among Healthcare Professionals With and Without the Certified Nutrition Support Clinician Credential, R. Brody, M. Hise, A. F. Marcus, L. Harvey-Banchik, and L. E. Matarese

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Milk fat globule-epidermal growth factor-factor VIII downregulates interleukin-17 expression in sepsis by modulating STAT3 activation, C. Cen, M. Aziz, W.L. Yang, J. Nicastro, G. F. Coppa, and P. Wang

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Inhibition of lipogenesis reduces inflammation and organ injury in sepsis, J. P. Idrovo, W.L. Yang, A. Jacob, L. Corbo, Jeffrey Nicastro, Gene Coppa, and P. Wang

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Differential Protein Expression in Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors and Liver Metastases, M. K. Kim, F. Ye, D. Wang, M. Cui, S. C. Ward, R. R. Warner, S. Roayaie, M. Schwartz, D. Zhang, S. Itzkowitz, and +1 additional author

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Inhibition of fatty acid synthase with C75 decreases organ injury after hemorrhagic shock, M. Kuncewitch, W.L. Yang, A. Jacob, A. Khader, M. Giangola, J. Nicastro, G.F. Coppa, and P. Wang

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Recipient Criteria Predictive of Graft Failure in Kidney Transplantation, E. P. Molmenti, A. Alex, L. Rosen, M. Alexander, J. Nicastro, E. Siskind, L. Alex, E. Sameyah, M. Bhaskaran, N. Ali, A. Basu, M. Sachdeva, S. Agorastos, P. Rajendran, P. Krishnan, P. Ramadas, L. Amodu, J. Cagliani, S. Rehman, A. Kressel, C. B. Sethna, R. Schwarz, S. Fishbane, A. Bellucci, G. Coppa, H. Rilo, C. L. Molmenti, and +4 additional authors

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Type VI Choledochal Cyst—An Unusual Presentation of Jaundice, L. Nambiar, E. Siskind, A. W. Shen, C. Fan, G. Grimaldi, C. Choy, J. Madariaga, J. Nicastro, E. P. Molmenti, G. Coppa, and +1 additional author

Submissions from 2015

Steroid maintenance is associated with an increased risk of infections but has no effect on patient and graft survival in pancreas transplantation: A retrospective review of the UNOS database, L. I. Amodu, M. Tiwari, A. Levy, M. Akerman, S. Rehman, A. Kressel, H. Rilo, E. Molmenti, and J. Ortiz

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A Multicenter Experience With Image-Guided Surgical Navigation: Broadening Clinical Indications in Complex Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, B. T. Andrews, T. E. Thurston, N. Tanna, P. N. Broer, J. P. Levine, A. Kumar, and J. P. Bradley

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The nature and function of immunogenic tumor proteins that characterize pancreatic and colorectal cancer: A review, M. Arlen, P. Arlen, J. Crawford, G. Coppa, J. Bandovic, A. Doubakovski, C. Conte, X. Wang, E. Molmenti, A. Hollinshead, and +1 additional author

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The role of B-1 cells in inflammation, M. Aziz, N. E. Holodick, T. L. Rothstein, and P. Wang

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MFG-E8 inhibits neutrophil migration through alpha(v)beta(3)-integrin-dependent MAP kinase activation, M. Aziz, W. L. Yang, L. M. Corbo, W. W. Chaung, S. Matsuo, and P. Wang

Gastric Band Erosion into Colon and Stomach: Case Report and Review of the Literature, A. Barrett and J. Kolnsky

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Celecoxib inhibits Ewing sarcoma cell migration via actin modulation, C. A. Behr, A. J. Hesketh, M. Barlow, R. D. Glick, M. Symons, B. M. Steinberg, and S. Z. Soffer

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Outcomes in Patients with Helicobacter pylori Undergoing Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, A. R. Brownlee, E. Bromberg, and M. S. Roslin

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Adjuvant sorafenib for hepatocellular carcinoma after resection or ablation (STORM): a phase 3, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, J. Bruix, T. Takayama, V. Mazzaferro, G. Y. Chau, J. Yang, T. Song, S. Roayaie, M. A. Berre, G. Meinhardt, J. M. Llovet, and +10 additional authors

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Prothrombin Time and Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time Testing: A Comparative Effectiveness Study in a Million-Patient Sample, M. N. Capoor, J. L. Stonemetz, J. C. Baird, F. S. Ahmed, A. Awan, C. Birkenmaier, M. A. Inchiosa, S. K. Magid, K. McGoldrick, E. Molmenti, S. Naqvi, S. D. Parker, S. M. Pothula, A. Shander, R. G. Steen, M. K. Urban, J. Wall, and V. A. Fischetti

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Early Mobilization: Changing the Mindset, E. Castro, M. Turcinovic, J. Platz, and I. Law

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Predictive Factors for Preoperative Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement: Novel Screening Tools for Head and Neck Reconstruction, A. R. Chandler, D. Knobel, M. Maia, J. Weissler, B. D. Smith, R. R. Sharma, K. E. Weichman, D. K. Frank, A. K. Kasabian, and N. Tanna

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Milk Fat Globule-EGF Factor VIII Attenuates CNS Injury by Promoting Neural Stem Cell Proliferation and Migration after Cerebral Ischemia, C. Cheyuo, M. Aziz, W. L. Yang, A. Jacob, M. Zhou, and P. Wang

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The non-diagnostic ultrasound in appendicitis: is a non-visualized appendix the same as a negative study?, B. Cohen, J. Bowling, P. Midulla, E. Shlasko, N. Lester, H. Rosenberg, and A. Lipskar

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Occluded Superficial Femoral and Popliteal Artery Stents Can Have a Negative Impact on Bypass Target, A. M. Conway, K. Qato, D. Bottalico, J. Lugo, G. Giangola, and A. Carroccio

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Competence acquisition for single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy, G. B. Deutsch; S. A. Sathyanarayana; M. Giangola; M. Akerman; G., 3rd DeNoto; J. D. Klein; H. Zemon; and E. Rubach

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Interest in bariatric surgery among obese patients with obstructive sleep apnea, K. A. Dudley, A. Tavakkoli, R. A. Andrews, A. N. Seiger, J. P. Bakker, and S. R. Patel

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Case Report: Methemoglobinemia Caused by Benzocain Spray – A Warning for Surgeons, J. Eisdorfer, J. Anwar, and D. Rivadeneira

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Unplanned Reoperations Affect Long-Term Outcomes in Adult Spinal Deformity Patients Undergoing Long Fusions to the Sacrum, M. J. Faloon, D. Essig, W. Cho, G. Sokunbi, T. Ross, M. E. Cunningham, B. A. Rawlins, and O. Boachie-Adjei

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Surgeon performed ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspirates of the thyroid: 1067 biopsies and learning curve in a teaching center, V. T. Fernandes, M. J. Magarey, D. P. Kamdar, and J. L. Freeman

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Charles Dotter and the fiftieth anniversary of endovascular surgery, S. G. Friedman

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The end-to-end anastomosis of John B. Murphy, S. G. Friedman

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Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease Masquerading as Metastatic Papillary Carcinoma of the Thyroid, S. Garg, M. Villa, J. R. Asirvatham, T. Mathew, and L. J. Auguste

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Saline Flush Test Can Bedside Sonography Replace Conventional Radiography for Confirmation of Above-the-Diaphragm Central Venous Catheter Placement?, R. Gekle, L. Dubensky, A. Cirilli, T. Catlin, G. Patel, J. D'Amore, T. L. Slesinger, C. Raio, V. Modayil, M. Nelson, and +2 additional authors

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Patient quality of life and pain improve after autologous islet transplantation (AIT) for treatment of chronic pancreatitis: 53 patient series at the University of Arizona, G. Georgiev, M. B. del Rio, A. Gruessner, M. Tiwari, R. Cercone, M. Delbridge, B. Grigsby, R. Gruessner, and H. Rilo

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Growth arrest-specific protein 6 protects against renal ischemia-reperfusion injury, M. D. Giangola, W. L. Yang, S. R. Rajayer, M. Kuncewitch, E. Molmenti, J. Nicastro, G. F. Coppa, and P. Wang

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Blocking cold-inducible RNA-binding protein protects liver from ischemia-reperfusion injury, A. Godwin, W. L. Yang, A. Sharma, A. Khader, Z. Wang, F. Zhang, J. Nicastro, G.F. Coppa, and P. Wang

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The use of computer-aided design/manufacturing (CAD/CAM) technology to aid in the reconstruction of congenitally deficient pediatric mandibles: A case series, A. J. Gougoutas, N. Bastidas, S. P. Bartlett, and O. Jackson

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Neonatal esophageal perforation: nonoperative management, A. J. Hesketh, C. A. Behr, S. Z. Soffer, A. R. Hong, and R. D. Glick

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Neutralization of osteopontin attenuates neutrophil migration in sepsis-induced acute lung injury, Y. Hirano, M. Aziz, W.L. Yang, Z. Wang, M. Zhou, M. Ochani, A. Khader, and P. Wang

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Donor information based prediction of early allograft dysfunction and outcome in liver transplantation, D. P. Hoyer, A. Paul, A. Gallinat, E. P. Molmenti, R. Reinhardt, T. Minor, F. H. Saner, A. Canbay, J. W. Treckmann, G. C. Sotiropoulos, and Z. Mathe

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Combination of Adrenomedullin with Its Binding Protein Accelerates Cutaneous Wound Healing, J. P. Idrovo, W. L. Yang, A. Jacob, M. A. Ajakaiye, C. Cheyuo, Z. M. Wang, J. M. Prince, J. Nicastro, G.F. Coppa, and P. Wang

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Three-Dimensional Modeling May Improve Surgical Education and Clinical Practice, D. B. Jones, R. Sung, C. Weinberg, T. Korelitz, and R. Andrews

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Epstein-Barr virus-associated smooth muscle tumors in children following solid organ transplantation: A review, J. Jossen, J. Chu, H. Hotchkiss, B. Wistinghausen, K. Iyer, M. Magid, A. Kamath, S. Roayaie, and R. Arnon

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ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM STRESS IN SEPSIS, M. M. Khan, W.L. Yang, and P. Wang

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Prognostic Significance of Lymph Node Metastases in Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors, M. K. Kim, R. R. P. Warner, S. C. Ward, N. Harpaz, S. Roayaie, M. E. Schwartz, S. Itzkowitz, and J. Wisnivesky

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Effects of Parvovirus B19 Infection in Renal Transplant Recipients: A Retrospective Review of Three Cases, P. Krishnan, P. Ramadas, P. P. Rajendran, P. Madhavan, A. Alex, V. Jayaschandran, S. G. Humayun, N. Ali, M. Sachdeva, A. Flecha, A. Basu, M. Bhaskaran, and E. P. Molmenti

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Stimulation of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling pathway with Wnt agonist reduces organ injury after hemorrhagic shock, M. Kuncewitch, W.L. Yang, A. Jacob, A. Khader, M. Giangola, Jeffrey Nicastro, G. Coppa, and P. Wang

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The certificate of added qualifications in microsurgery: consideration for subspecialty certification in microvascular surgery in the United States, J. Layliev, P. N. Broer, P. B. Saadeh, C. A. Crisera, L. C. Wu, J. B. Boyd, J. M. Serletti, J. P. Levine, J. Roostaeian, and N. Tanna

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Surgeon motivations behind the timing of breast reconstruction in patients requiring postmastectomy radiation therapy, M. Lee, E. Reinertsen, E. McClure, S. Liu, L. Kruper, N. Tanna, J. Brian Boyd, and J. W. Granzow

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A Case of Phaeohyphomycosis Caused by Exophiala oligosperma in a Renal Transplant Patient Successfully Treated with Posaconazole, A. C. Levy, S Rehman, D.A. Sutton, K.I. Burris, D.A. Hirschwerk, N.P. Wiederhold, J. Lindner, M. Bhaskaran, H.L. Rilo, E.P. Molmenti, and +3 additional authors

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Age influences inflammatory responses, hemodynamics, and cardiac proteasome activation during acute lung injury, H. M. Linge, J. Y. Lee, K. Ochani, K. Koga, N. Kohn, K. Ojamaa, S. R. Powell, and E. J. Miller

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Inferiorly-Directed Posterior Cranial Vault Distraction for Treatment of Chiari Malformations, S. M. Lu, H. L. Rekate, N. Tanna, A. K. Kasabian, L. S. Leipziger, J. P. Bradley, and N. M. Bastidas

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The effect of robotic telerounding in the surgical intensive care units impact on medical education, C. P. Marini, G. Ritter, C. Sharma, J. McNelis, M. Goldberg, and R. Barrera

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Calcified telangiectatic hyperplastic nodule associated with vascular malformation in a child: a case report, J. Marti, A. Trivedi, V. D'Alessandro, S. Roayaie, A. Rosen, R. Arnon, and S. Thung

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Progenitor cell markers predict outcome of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan criteria undergoing liver transplantation, O. Miltiadous, D. Sia, Y. Hoshida, M. I. Fiel, S. Roayaie, V. Mazzaferro, J. Rakela, S. Florman, M. Schwartz, J. M. Llovet, and +7 additional authors

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Circulating T cell subsets are altered in individuals with chronic spinal cord injury, R. Monahan, A. Stein, K. Gibbs, M. Bank, and O. Bloom

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Stimulation of Brain AMP-activated Protein Kinase Attenuates Inflammation and Acute Lung Injury in Sepsis, N. Mulchandani, W.L. Yang, M. M. Khan, F. Zhang, P. Marambaud, J. Nicastro, G.F. Coppa, and P. Wang

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Meralgia paresthetica after “all-in-one” appendectomy, A. M. Ng, Frankie B. Fike, Steven J. Schneider, A. R. Hong, and S. E. Dolgin

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Remote video auditing with real-time feedback in an academic surgical suite improves safety and efficiency metrics: a cluster randomised study, F. J. Overdyk, O. Dowling, S. Newman, D. Glatt, M. Chester, D. Armellino, B. Cole, G. S. Landis, D. Schoenfeld, and J. F. DiCapua

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Neutrophil Trafficking in Pulmonary Inflammation: Monitoring Migration and Blockade with 111In-Labeled Leukocytes, C. Palestro, H. M. Linge, K. J. Nichols, K. Ochani, K. Bhargava, and E. J. Miller

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Post splenectomy related pulmonary hypertension, A.V. Palkar, A. Agrawal, S. Verma, A. Iftikhar, E.J. Miller, and A. Talwar

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Adenocarcinoma arising at ileostomy sites: Two cases and a review of the literature, L. Procaccino, S. Rehman, A. Abdurakhmanov, P. McWhorter, N. La Gamma, M. C. Bhaskaran, J. Maurer, G. M. Grimaldi, H. Rilo, J. Nicastro, G. Coppa, E. P. Molmenti, and J. Procaccino

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Ultrasound-guided thrombin injection of genicular artery pseudoaneurysm, A. Rachakonda, K. Qato, T. Khaddash, A. Carroccio, V. Pamoukian, and G. Giangola

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Risk of venous congestion in live donors of extended right liver graft, A. Radtke, G. Sgourakis, E. P. Molmenti, S. Beckebaum, V. R. Cicinnati, H. Schmidt, H. O. Peitgen, C. E. Broelsch, M. Malago, and T. Schroeder

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The role of hepatic resection in the treatment of hepatocellular cancer, S. Roayaie, G. Jibara, P. Tabrizian, J. W. Park, J. Yang, L. Yan, M. Schwartz, G. Han, F. Izzo, M. Sherman, and +5 additional authors

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Implant-based immediate breast reconstruction in the previously augmented patient, J. Roostaeian, A. P. Yoon, P. Rahgozar, N. Tanna, C. A. Crisera, A. L. Da Lio, and J. H. Festekjian

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Comment On: Abnormal calcium, 25(OH) vitamin D, and parathyroid hormone after biliopancreatic diversion; correction through elongation of the common tract and reduction of the gastric pouch, M. S. Roslin

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Bariatric and metabolic surgery: current trends and what's to follow, M. S. Roslin, C. Cripps, and A. Peristeri

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High Superficial Musculoaponeurotic System Facelift with Finger-Assisted Facial Spaces Dissection for Asian Patients, M. H. Ryu and V. A. Moon

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Weight trends in United States living kidney donors: Analysis of the UNOS database, M. Sachdeva, L. M. Rosen, J. Varghese, S. Fishbane, and E. P. Molmenti

Delayed diagnosis of trichobezoar in a patient with presumed anorexia nervosa, N. E. Saldanha, J. A. Meisel, J. M. Prince, R. Feinstein, and M. Fisher

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An Interesting Cause of Mechanical Small Bowel Obstruction, S. A. Sathyanarayana, G. B. Deutsch, and B. Friedman

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Hypothesis: neuroendocrine mechanisms (hypothalamus-growth hormone-STAT5 axis) contribute to sex bias in pulmonary hypertension, P. B. Sehgal, Y. M. Yang, and E. J. Miller

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Differential alterations of tissue T-cell subsets after sepsis, A. Sharma, W.L. Yang, S. Matsuo, and P. Wang

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Pediatric colonic inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor presenting as colo-colonic intussusception: A case report and review of the literature, J.L. Sherman, A. Darbinyan, M. S. Magid, P. Ong, B. Weissman, K. Benkov, and Aaron M. Lipskar

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Massive parallel sequencing uncovers actionable FGFR2-PPHLN1 fusion and ARAF mutations in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma, D. Sia, B. Losic, A. Moeini, L. Cabellos, K. Hao, S. Roayaie, M. E. Schwartz, S. Waxman, C. Cordon-Cardo, J. M. Llovet, and +9 additional authors

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Public Perceptions of Plastic Surgery: Analysis and Implications, S. Sinno, J. Barr, S. Wilson, B. D. Smith, N. Tanna, and P. B. Saadeh

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Pancreatic Retransplantation Is Associated With Poor Allograft Survival An Update of the United Network for Organ Sharing Database, E. Siskind, C. Maloney, V. Jayaschandaran, A. Kressel, M. Akerman, A. Shen, L. Amodu, J. Platz, J. P. Ricci, M. Bhaskaran, A. Basu, Ernesto Molmenti, and J. Ortiz

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Practice Parameters for the Management of Clostridium difficile Infection, S. R. Steele, J. McCormick, G. B. Melton, I. Paquette, D. E. Rivadeneira, D. Stewart, W. D. Buie, and J. Rafferty

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Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor as a Potential Predictor for Requirement of Renal Replacement Therapy After Orthotopic Liver Transplantation, J. Stefaniak, J. Schiefer, E. J. Miller, C. G. Krenn, D. M. Baron, and P. Faybik

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New Pattern of Sutural Synostosis Associated With TWIST Gene Mutation and Saethre-Chotzen Syndrome: Peace Sign Synostosis, Y. Tahiri, N. Bastidas, D. M. McDonald-McGinn, C. Birgfeld, E. H. Zackai, J. Taylor, and S. P. Bartlett

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Endoscopic ultrasonography imaging characteristics of a subepithelial liposarcoma: New addition to the differential diagnosis of subepithelial lesions, A. J. Trindade, K. Deng, and J. Wang

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A Rare Case of a Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Stomach Presenting as a Submucosal Mass, W. von Waagner, Z. Wang, and A. I. Picon

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Human Ghrelin Mitigates Intestinal Injury and Mortality after Whole Body Irradiation in Rats, Z. M. Wang, W.L. Yang, A. Jacob, M. Aziz, and P. Wang

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Patient-Reported Satisfaction and Quality of Life following Breast Reconstruction in Thin Patients: A Comparison between Microsurgical and Prosthetic Implant Recipients, K. E. Weichman, P. N. Broer, V. D. Thanik, S. C. Wilson, N. Tanna, J. P. Levine, M. Choi, N. S. Karp, and A. Hazen

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Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction in Thin Patients: The Impact of Low Body Mass Indices, K. E. Weichman, N. Tanna, P. N. Broer, S. Wilson, H. Azhar, N. S. Karp, M. Choi, C. Y. Ahn, J. P. Levine, and R. J. Allen

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Periductal Stromal Sarcoma of the Breast With Liposarcomatous Differentiation: A Case Report With 10-Year Follow-up and Literature Review, S. R. White, L. J. Auguste, H. Guo, and T. Bhuiya

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Novel Mechanisms of Herbal Therapies for Inhibiting HMGB1 Secretion or Action, A. H. Wu, L. He, W. Long, Q. Zhou, S. Zhu, P. Wang, S. Fan, and H. Wang

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Milk fat globule epidermal growth factor-factor 8-derived peptide attenuates organ injury and improves survival in sepsis, W. L. Yang, A. Sharma, F. Zhang, S. Matsuo, Z. Wang, H. Wang, and P. Wang

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Single-stage revision from gastric band to gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy: 6- and 12-month outcomes, L. Yeung, B. Durkan, A. Barrett, C. Kraft, K. Vu, E. Phillips, S. Cunneen, and M. Burch

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Oncotype DX (R) colon cancer assay for prediction of recurrence risk in patients with stage II and III colon cancer: A review of the evidence, Y. N. You, R. B. Rustin, and J. D. Sullivan

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Recombinant human MFG-E8 ameliorates colon damage in DSS- and TNBS-induced colitis in mice, Y. Zhang, M. Brenner, W. L. Yang, and P. Wang

Submissions from 2014

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Ossifying Fibromyxoid Tumor of the Breast Mimicking Fibroadenoma A Case Report and Differential Diagnoses, J. R. Asirvatham, A. Shah, C. K. Carreon, T. A. Bhuiya, L. B. Kahn, K. Kostroff, and N. J. Morgenstern

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Primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenoma: An unusual cause of an abdominal mass in a child, C. A. Behr, Anthony J. Hesketh, S. Z. Soffer, M. C. Edelman, and R. D. Glick

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Aesthetic Breast Shape Preferences Among Plastic Surgeons, P. N. Broer, S. Juran, M. E. Walker, R. Ng, K. Weichman, N. Tanna, Y. J. Liu, A. Shah, A. Patel, J. A. Persing, and J. G. Thomson

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Localized Crystal-Storing Histiocytosis Presenting as a Breast Nodule: An Unusual Presentation of a Rare Entity, S. Chaudhary, M. Navarro, J. Laser, E. Berman, and T. Bhuiya

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Aggressive Renal Angiomyolipoma of the Lipomatous Variant With Inferior Vena Cava Thrombus: A Case Report and Review of the Literature, C. Fox, S. S. Salami, D. M. Moreira, G. S. Landis, D. Chan, O. Yaskiv, and M. A. Vira

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Aggressive Renal Angiomyolipoma of the Lipomatous Variant With Inferior Vena Cava Thrombus: A Case Report and Review of the Literature, C. Fox, S. S. Salami, D. M. Moreira, G. S. Landis, D. Chan, O. Yaskiv, and M. A. Vira

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Safely expanding the donor pool: brain dead donors with history of temporary cardiac arrest, D. P. Hoyer, A. Paul, F. Saner, A. Gallinat, Z. Mathe, M. Schulze, G. M. Kaiser, A. Canbay, E. Molmenti, G. C. Sotiropoulos, and +1 additional author

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AICAR attenuates organ injury and inflammatory response after intestinal ischemia and reperfusion, J. P. Idrovo, W.L. Yang, A. Jacob, M. Aziz, Jeffrey Nicastro, Gene Coppa, and P. Wang

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Angiopoietin-2: A Key to Understanding Sepsis and Its Pulmonary Sequelae?, J. Y. Lee and E. J. Miller

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NF-kappa B-to-AP-1 Switch: A Mechanism Regulating Transition From Endothelial Barrier Injury to Repair in Endotoxemic Mice, G. Liu, X. B. Ye, E. J. Miller, and S. F. Liu