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Surgery Research News

Zhenyu Qin, MD, Vascular Research, asked to serve as peer reviewer for UK Wellcome Trust and Royal Society (7-30-14)

Zhenyu Qin, MD, Vascular Research, mentors Voelcker Scholar for upcoming 3 years (7-15-14)

Zhenyu Qin, MD, Vascular Research, serves as reviewer for AHA (7-15-14)

Gen Surg Resident publishes three articles (5-13-14)

 

Recent publications

Smith, W.Z., Harrison, H.B., Salhanick, M.A., Higgins, R.A., Oritz, A., Olson, J.D., Schwacha, M.G., Harrison, C.R., Aydelotte, J.D., Stewart, R.M., Dent, D.L. (2013) A small amount can make a difference: a prospective human study of the paradoxical coagulation characteristics of hemothorax. American Journal of Surgery 206:904-909.

Rani M, Zhang Q, Schwacha MG. (2014) Burn wound gamma-delta T-cells support a Th-2 and Th- 17 immune response. Journal of Burn Care and Research 35:46-53. (Lonza Award recipient)

Schwacha, M.G., Rani, M., Zhang, Q., Nunez-Cantu, O., Cap, A.P. (2014) Mitochondrial damage- associated molecular patterns (DAMPs) activate gamma delta (γδ) T-cells. Innate Immunity. 20:261-268.

Rani, M., Zhang, Q., Scherer, M.A., Cap, A.P., Schwacha, M.G. (2014) Activated skin γδ T-cells regulate T-cell infiltration of the wound site after burn. Innate Immunity (epub ahead of print).

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Surgery Research - Publications of Historic Note:

 

Aust, JB. Presidential Address to the Southern Surgical Association, December 2000: Odyssey of an Academic Surgeon. (Ann Surg. 2001 May; 233(5): 597-602.)

 

Aust JB, McFee AS. University of Texas Health Science Center (Commentary). (Arch Surg. 2005;140:526-528)

 

McFee AS. Presidential Address to the Western Surgical Association: Lessons (Archives of Surgery May 2006)

 

Pruitt, BA. Presidential Address to the Southern Surgical Association: Combat Casualty Care and Surgical Progress. (Annals of Surgery 2006;243: 715-729)

 

Surgery Research - Recently Published (July 2014-present)

 

  1. Smith, W.Z., Harrison, H.B., Salhanick, M.A., Higgins, R.A., Oritz, A., Olson, J.D., Schwacha, M.G., Harrison, C.R., Aydelotte, J.D., Stewart, R.M., Dent, D.L. (2013) A small amount can make a difference: a prospective human study of the paradoxical coagulation characteristics of hemothorax. American Journal of Surgery 206:904-909.
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  3. Rani M, Zhang Q, Schwacha MG. (2014) Burn wound gamma-delta T-cells support a Th-2 and Th- 17 immune response. Journal of Burn Care and Research 35:46-53. (Lonza Award recipient)
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  5. Schwacha, M.G., Rani, M., Zhang, Q., Nunez-Cantu, O., Cap, A.P. (2014) Mitochondrial damage- associated molecular patterns (DAMPs) activate gamma delta (γδ) T-cells. Innate Immunity. 20:261-268.
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  7. Rani, M., Zhang, Q., Scherer, M.A., Cap, A.P., Schwacha, M.G. (2014) Activated skin γδ T-cells regulate T-cell infiltration of the wound site after burn. Innate Immunity (epub ahead of print).
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  9. Rani, M., Zhang, Q., Schwacha, M.G. (2014) Gamma delta (γδ) T-cells regulate wound myeloid cell activity after burn. Shock 42:133-141.
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  11. Gomez PP, Willis RE, Van Sickle KR. Evaluation of two flexible endoscopy simulators and transfer of skills into clinical practice. Journal of Surgical Education (in press).
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  13. Gomez PP, Willis RE, Schiffer BL, Gardner AK, Scott DJ. External validation and evaluation of an intermediate proficiency-based knot-tying and suturing curriculum. Journal of Surgical Education (in press).
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  15. Willis RE, Gomez PP, Ivatury SJ, Mitra HS, Van Sickle KR. Virtual reality simulators: Valuable surgical skills trainers or video games? Journal of Surgical Education 2014 May;71(3):426-433.
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  17. Gomez PP, Willis RE, Jaramillo LA. Evaluation of a dedicated, surgery-oriented visiting international medical student program. Journal of Surgical Education 2014 May;71(3): 325-328.
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  19. Willis RE, Curry E, Gomez PP. Practice Schedules for Surgical Skills: The Role of Task Characteristics and Proactive Interference on Psychomotor Skills Acquisition. Journal of Surgical Education 2013;Nov 70(6):789-795.
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