Recent News and Publications

Explore the most recent research news and publications from the Department of Surgery, updated every 30 days.

Publications, August 2022

Cherfan P, Zaghloul MS, Abdul-Malak OM, Saadeddin ZM, Go C, Hager E, Chaer RA, Avgerinos ED. Stenting across inferior vena cava (IVC) filters can be a safe and effective alternative to a complex retrieval. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2022 Aug 19:S2213-333X(22)00351-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvsv.2022.07.010. Epub ahead of print.

Huerta S. Elective operations in class III obese patients. Am Surg. 2022 Aug 17:31348221121543. doi: 10.1177/00031348221121543. Epub ahead of print.

Huerta S, Kakati R, Lanier H. Gas-containing biliary calculi: case series and a systematic review. Am Surg. 2022 Aug 15:31348221121553. doi: 10.1177/00031348221121553. Epub ahead of print.

Jacobson JC, Clark RA, Cairo SB, Murphy JT, Chung DH. Multimodality treatment of pediatric Ewing sarcoma: a single-center 10-year analysis of outcomes. Surgery. 2022 Aug 4. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2022.05.036.

Liu J, Liu Y, Wang Y, Li C, Xie Y, Klionsky DJ, Kang R, Tang D. TMEM164 is a new determinant of autophagy-dependent ferroptosis. Autophagy. 2022 Aug 22:1-12. doi: 10.1080/15548627.2022.2111635. Epub ahead of print.

Park C, Cripps MW. Introduction to acute upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage. In Zielinski & Guillamondegui (eds). The Acute Management of Surgical Disease. (1st ed.) Springer, 2022.

Rees JR, Maher Z, Dumas RP, Vella MA, Schroeder ME, Milia DJ, Zone AI, Cannon JW, Holena DN. Trauma video review outperforms prospective real-time data collection for study of resuscitative thoracotomy. Surgery. 2022 Aug 2:S0039-6060(22)00487-1. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2022.06.021. Epub ahead of print.

Selvi F, Yildirimyan N, Zuniga JR. Inferior alveolar and lingual nerve injuries: an overview of diagnosis and management. Front Oral Maxillofac Med. 2021:1-13.

Wu R, Liu J, Wang N, Zeng L, Yu C, Chen F, Wang H, Billiar TR, Jiang J, Tang D, Kang R. Aconitate decarboxylase 1 is a mediator of polymicrobial sepsis. Sci Transl Med. 2022 Aug 24;14(659):eabo2028. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.abo2028. Epub 2022 Aug 24.


Publications, July 2022

Ahmed El-Gazzar, Heeseog Kang, Nadja Fratzl-Zelman, et al. SMAD3 mutation in LDS3 causes bone fragility by impairing the TGF-β pathway and enhancing osteoclastogenesis. Bone Rep. December 2022 Dec;17:101603.

Al Abbas AI, Hamad AB, Zenati MS, Zureikat AH, Zeh HJ 3rd, Hogg ME. Does CT scanning after pancreatoduodenectomy reduce readmission rates: an analysis of 900 resections at a high-volume center. HPB (Oxford). 2022 Jul 1:S1365-182X(22)01512-X. doi: 10.1016/j.hpb.2022.06.012. Epub ahead of print.

Byrd JN, Chung KC. Conducting health policy research, plastic and reconstructive surgery. 2022;150(1):1-3. 

Chandra R, Reznik SI. Vacutainers and primers over X-rays and gamma rays: the role of circulating tumor DNA in esophageal adenocarcinoma staging and surveillance: invited commentary on “Potential clinical utility of a targeted circulating tumor DNA assay in esophageal adenocarcinoma.” Ann Surg. 2022 Aug;276(2):e127-e128. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000005456.

Dias-Neto M, Jakimowicz T, Kolbel T, Bertoglio L, Mees B, Schanzer A, Gasper W, Beck A, Farber M, Timaran C, Oderich G. Comparison of staging strategies during fenestrated-branched endovascular aortic repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2022;75:e238-e239. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2022.03.485.

Dumas RP, Bankhead BK, Coleman JR, Dhillon NK, Meizoso JP, Bessoff K, Butler WJ, Strickland M, Dultz LA, Davis K, Bulger EM, Reilly PM, Croce MA, Spain DA, Livingston DH, Brasel K, Coimbra R, Knowlton LM. Developing and leading a sustainable organization for early career acute care surgeons: lessons from the inaugural AAST associate member council. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2022 Jul 1. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000003734. Epub ahead of print.

Driessen AL, Scott CK, Guardiola GG, Baig MS, Kirkwood ML, Timaran CH. Redo fenestrated-branched endovascular aortic repair (F-BEVAR) for failed F-BEVAR. J Endovasc Ther. 2022 Jun 6:15266028221098707. doi: 10.1177/15266028221098707. Epub ahead of print.

Hammaker AC, Dodwad SM, Salyer CE, et al [Harvey J, Farr D]. A multi-institutional study from the US ROPE Consortium examining factors associated with directly entering practice upon residency graduation. Surgery. 2022 Jul 1:S0039-6060(22)00418-4. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2022.05.033. Epub ahead of print.

Ju MR, Polanco PM. ASO Author Reflections: Disparities in utilization of curative-intent therapy for veterans with early-stage HCC. Ann Surg Oncol. 2022 Jun 3. doi: 10.1245/s10434-022-11956-9. Epub ahead of print.

Neal TW, Zuniga JR. Post-traumatic trigeminal neuropathy: factors affecting surgical treatment outcomes. Front Oral Health. 2022 Jun;3:1-5. doi:10.3389/froh.2022.904785.

Negri S, Wang Y, Li Z, Qin Q, Lee S, Cherief M, Xu J, Hsu GC, Tower RJ, Presson B, Levin A, McCarthy E, Levi B, James AW. Acetabular reaming is a reliable model to produce and characterize periarticular heterotopic ossification of the hip. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2022 Jun 27:szac042. doi: 10.1093/stcltm/szac042. Epub ahead of print.

Polanco PM, Ju MR, Chansard M, Augustine M, Meier J, Mortensen E, Zeh HJ 3rd, Yopp AC. Trends and disparities in treatment utilization for early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma in the veteran population. Ann Surg Oncol. 2022 May 22. doi: 10.1245/s10434-022-11897-3. Epub ahead of print.

Porras-Colon J, Knowles M, Timaran CH. Update on IVUS usefulness for standard and complex EVAR/TEVAR. In: Riambau V, ed. Current Technologies and Adjuvants in Endovascular Aortic Repair. (1st ed.) Minerva Medica Editorial, 2022.

Qin Q, Gomez-Salazar M, Cherief M, Pagani CA, Lee S, Hwang C, Tower RJ, Onggo S, Sun Y, Piplani A, Li Z, Ramesh S, Clemens TL, Levi B, James AW. Neuron-to-vessel signaling is a required feature of aberrant stem cell commitment after soft tissue trauma. Bone Res. 2022 Jun 1;10(1):43. doi: 10.1038/s41413-022-00216-x.

Qin Q, Gomez-Salazar M, Tower RJ, Chang L, Morris CD, McCarthy EF, Ting K, Zhang X, James AW. NELL-1 regulates the matrisome to promote osteosarcoma progression. Cancer Res. 2022 Jun 14:canres.0732.2022-3-1 13:01:34.140. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-22-0732. Epub ahead of print.

Sanchez-Vivaldi JA, Patel MS, Shah JA, Wang BK, Salcedo-Betancourt JD, Hwang CS, Wojciechowski D, La Hoz RM, Vagefi PA. Short-term kidney transplant outcomes from severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 lower respiratory tract positive donors. Transpl Infect Dis. 2022 Jun 25:e13890. doi: 10.1111/tid.13890. Epub ahead of print.

Voth Park J, Chandra R, Cai L, Ganguly D, Li H, Toombs JE, Girard L, Brekken RA, Minna JD. Tumor cells modulate macrophage phenotype in a novel in vitro co-culture model of the non-small cell lung cancer tumor microenvironment. J Thorac Oncol. 2022 Jul 4:S1556-0864(22)00315-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2022.06.011. Epub ahead of print.


Publications, June 2022

Baletic N, Riggs J, Lebovic G, Petrosoniak A, Dumas RP, Nolan B. Introducing the safety threats and adverse events in trauma (STAT) taxonomy: standardized classification system for evaluating safety during trauma resuscitation. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2022 Jun 7. doi: 10.1007/s00068-022-02007-9. Epub ahead of print.

Byrd JN, Chung KC. The hand surgeon’s practice and the evolving merit-based incentive payment system. J Hand Surg. 2022 June 16. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2022.04.009. Epub ahead of print.

Chen F, Wu R, Liu J, Kang R, Li J, Tang D. The STING1-MYD88 complex drives ACOD1/IRG1 expression and function in lethal innate immunity. iScience. 2022 June 8.  

Hegde SR, Nagaraj MB, Gonzalez-Guardiola GJ, Malekpour F, Shih M. Overcoming health literacy barriers by developing standardized surgical discharge instructions. J Surg Res. 2022 Jun 10;278:386-394. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2022.04.040. Epub ahead of print.

Huerta S, Lanier H, Tsai S, Pham T, Sambandam S. The Veteran Affair surgical quality improvement program calculator is a poor predictor of morbidity and mortality in octogenarian and nonagenarian veterans undergoing major lower extremity amputations. Ann Vasc Surg. 2022 May 17:S0890-5096(22)00241-2. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2022.04.054. Epub ahead of print.

Kang Y, Tang D, Lan L, Zhou H. Editorial: Sepsis: basic, clinical and therapeutic approaches. Front Pharmacol. 2022 May 11;13:910332. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2022.910332.

Liu K, Huang J, Liu J, Klionsky DJ, Kang R, Tang D. Induction of autophagy-dependent ferroptosis to eliminate drug-tolerant human retinoblastoma cells. Cell Death Dis. 2022 Jun 2;13(6):521. doi: 10.1038/s41419-022-04974-8.

Nagaraj MB, Sandhu G, Sachs TE, Telem D, Cochran A, Dechert TA, Scott DJ. The current diversity, equity, and inclusion climate of the Association for Surgical Education. Global Surg Educ. 2022 Jun 9;1:23.