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Six Trauma Research Projects Selected for Presentation at Military Health System Research Symposium (2017-08-27)

Funding News for Dr. Ismail Jatoi (2017-08-01)

Congratulations to the 2017 winners of the Resident Papers Competition at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the J. Bradley Aust Surgical Society! (2017-06-16)

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Recent publications

Al Fayyadh MJ, Hassan RA, Tran ZK, Kempenich JW, Bunegin L, Dent DL, Willis RE. Immediate auditory feedback is superior to other types of feedback for basic surgical skills acquisition. J Surg Educ. 2017 Aug 30. pii:S1931-7204(17)30263-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.08.005. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28865902 View the abstract

Stewart RM. Basil A. Pruitt Jr. MD and the US Army Institute for Surgical Research: Five Decades of Science, Clinical Care, Mentorship, and Leadership. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Aug 24. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000001681. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28846547

Johnson M, Alarhayem A, Convertino V, Carter R 3rd, Chung K, Stewart R, Myers J, Dent D, Liao L, Cestero R, Nicholson S, Muir M, Schwacha M, Wampler D, DeRosa M, Eastridge B. Compensatory Reserve Index: Performance of a novel monitoring technology to identify the bleeding trauma patient. Shock. 2017 Aug 1. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000959. [Epub ahead of print]

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Research Publications

 

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)

 

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Al Fayyadh MJ, Hassan RA, Tran ZK, Kempenich JW, Bunegin L, Dent DL, Willis RE. Immediate auditory feedback is superior to other types of feedback for basic surgical skills acquisition. J Surg Educ. 2017 Aug 30. pii:S1931-7204(17)30263-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.08.005. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28865902 View the abstract

Stewart RM. Basil A. Pruitt Jr. MD and the US Army Institute for Surgical Research: Five Decades of Science, Clinical Care, Mentorship, and Leadership. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Aug 24. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000001681. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28846547

Johnson M, Alarhayem A, Convertino V, Carter R 3rd, Chung K, Stewart R, Myers J, Dent D, Liao L, Cestero R, Nicholson S, Muir M, Schwacha M, Wampler D, DeRosa M, Eastridge B. Compensatory Reserve Index: Performance of a novel monitoring technology to identify the bleeding trauma patient. Shock. 2017 Aug 1. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000959. [Epub ahead of print]

Yamamoto R, Clanton D, Willis RE, Jonas RB, Cestero RF. Rapid decay of transthoracic echocardiography skills at 1 month: A prospective observational study. J Surg Educ. 2017 Jul 20. pii: S1931-7204(17)30388-4. doi:10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.07.011. [Epub ahead of print]. View the abstract

Shah AR, Liao LF. Pediatric burn care: Unique considerations in management. Clin Plast Surg. 2017 Jul;44(3):603-610. View the abstract

Garcia A, Revere L, Sharath S, Kougias P. Implications of clinical documentation (in)accuracy: A pilot study among general surgery residents. Hosp Top. 2017 Apr-Jun;95(2):27-31. View the abstract

Zhang X, Chiang HC, Wang Y, Zhang C, Smith S, Zhao X, Nair SJ, Michalek J, Jatoi I, Lautner M, Oliver B, Wang H, Petit A, Soler T, Brunet J, Mateo F, Angel Pujana M, Poggi E, Chaldekas K, Isaacs C, Peshkin BN, Ochoa O, Chedin F, Theoharis C, Sun LZ, Curiel TJ, Elledge R, Jin VX, Hu Y, Li R. Attenuation of RNA polymerase II pausing mitigates BRCA1-associated R-loop accumulation and tumorigenesis. Nat Commun. 2017 Jun 26;8:15908. View the abstract

Rani M, Schwacha MG. The composition of T-cell subsets are altered in the burn wound early after injury. PLoS One. 2017 Jun 2;12(6):e0179015. View the abstract

Zielinski MD, Stubbs JR, Berns KS, Glassberg E, Murdock AD, Shinar E, Sunde GA, Williams S, Yazer MH, Zietlow S, Jenkins DH. Prehospital blood transfusion programs: Capabilities and lessons learned. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Jun;82(6S Suppl 1):S70-S78. View the abstract

Haidar GM, Hicks TD, Strosberg DS, El-Sayed HF, Davies MG. "In situ" endografting in the treatment of arterial and graft infections. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Jun;65(6):1824-1829. View the abstract

Fahy AS, Thiels CA, Polites SF, Parker M, Ishitani MB, Moir CR, Berns K, Stubbs JR, Jenkins DH, Zietlow SP, Zielinski MD. Prehospital blood transfusions in pediatric trauma and nontrauma patients: a single-center review of safety and outcomes. Pediatr Surg Int. 2017 May 25. View the abstract

Hernandez MC, Thiels CA, Aho JM, Habermann EB, Zielinski MD, Stubbs JA, Jenkins DH, Zietlow SP. Prehospital plasma resuscitation associated with improved neurologic outcomes after traumatic brain injury. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 May 22. View the abstract

Johnson M, Alarhayem A, Convertino V, Carter R 3rd, Chung K, Stewart R, Myers J, Dent D, Liao L, Cestero R, Nicholson S, Muir M, Schwacha M, Wampler D, DeRosa M, Eastridge B. Comparison of compensatory reserve and arterial lactate as markers of shock and resuscitation. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 May 22. View the abstract

Patti ME, Goldfine AB, Hu J, Hoem D, Molven A, Goldsmith J, Schwesinger WH, La Rosa S, Folli F, Kulkarni RN. Heterogeneity of proliferative markers in pancreatic beta-cells of patients with severe hypoglycemia following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Acta Diabetol. 2017 Aug;54(8):737-747. View the abstract

Kuhls DA, Stewart RM. Letter to the Editor: Stopping the Bleeding Is Not Enough. Ann Surg. 2017 May 15. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002298. [Epub ahead of print]. View the abstract

Peterson RM. Is the buckle bursting? - disparity and access to bariatric surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2017 Aug;13(8):1295-1296. View the abstract

Baer-Bositis HE, Hicks TD, Haidar GM, Sideman MJ, Pounds LL, Davies MG. Outcomes of isolated tibial endovascular intervention for rest pain in patients on dialysis. Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 May 4. pii: S0890-5096(17)30150-4. View the abstract

Willis RE, Wiersch J, Adams AJ, Al Fayyadh MJ, Weber RA, Wang HT. Development and evaluation of a simulation model for microvascular anastomosis training. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2017 May 4. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1602760. [Epub ahead of print] View the abstract

Zapletal O, Tylichova Z, Neca J, Kohoutek J, Machala M, Milcova A, Pokorna M, Topinka J, Moyer MP, Hofmanova J, Kozubik A, Vondracek J. Butyrate alters expression of cytochrome P450 1A1 and metabolism of benzo[a]pyrene via its histone deacetylase activity in colon epithelial cell models. Arch Toxicol. 2017 May; 91(5):2135-2150. View the abstract

Haidar GM, Hicks TD, El-Sayed HF, Davies MG. Treatment options and outcomes for caval thrombectomy and resection for renal cell carcinoma. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2017 May;5(3):430-436. View the abstract

Alarhayem AQ, Cohn SM, Muir MT, Myers JG, Fuqua J, Eastridge BJ. Organ donation, an unexpected benefit of aggressive resuscitation of trauma patients presenting dead on arrival. J Am Coll Surg. 2017 May;224(5):926-932. View the abstract

Kuhls DA, Campbell BT, Burke PA, Allee L, Hink A, Letton RW, Masiakos PT, Coburn M, Alvi M, Lerer TJ, Gaines BA, Nance ML, Schuerer DJE, Palmieri TL, Davis JW, Geehan DM, Elsey JK, Sutton BH, McAndrew MP, Gross RI, Reed DN Jr, Van Boerum DH, Esposito TJ, Albrecht RM, Sarani B, Shapiro DS, Wiggins-Dohlvik K, Stewart RM; American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. Survey of American College of Surgeons Committee on trauma members on firearm injury: Consensus and opportunities. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 May;82(5):877-886. View the abstract

Polites SF, Zielinski MD, Fahy AS, Wagie AE, Moir CR, Jenkins DH, Zietlow SP, Habermann EB. Mortality following helicopter versus ground transport of injured children. Injury. 2017 May;48(5):1000-1005. View the abstract

Preventza O, Coselli JS, Akvan S, Kashyap SA, Garcia A, Simpson KH, Price MD, Mayor J, de la Cruz KI, Cornwell LD, Omer S, Bakaeen FG, Haywood-Watson RJ, Rammou A. The impact of temperature in aortic arch surgery patients receiving antegrade cerebral perfusion for <30 minutes: How relevant is it really? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Apr;153(4):767-776. View the abstract

Perez-Riesgo E, Gutierrez LG, Ubierna D, Acedo A, Moyer MP, Nunez L, Villalobos C. Transcriptomic analysis of calcium remodeling in colorectal cancer. Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Apr 27;18(5). pii: E922. View the abstract

DeMoor S, Rehim SA, Olmsted R, Myers JG, Parker-Raley J. Evaluating trauma team performance in a Level I Trauma Center: Validation of the Trauma Team Communication Assessment (TTCA-24). J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Jul;83(1):159-164. View the abstract

Chang R, Fox EE, Greene TJ, Eastridge BJ, Gilani R, Chung KK, DeSantis SM, DuBose JJ, Tomasek JS, Fortuna GR Jr, Sams VG, Todd SR, Podbielski JM, Wade CE, Holcomb JB; and the NCTH Study Group. Multicenter retrospective study of non-compressible torso hemorrhage: anatomic locations of bleeding and comparison of endovascular versus open approach. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Apr 27. View the abstract

Peterson RM. Comment on: Bariatric surgery in young adults: a multicenter study into weight loss, dietary adherence and quality of life. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2017 Jul;13(7):1210-1211. View the abstract

Peterson RM. Comment on: Stapleless laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. Preliminary report. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2017 Apr;13(4):704-705. View the abstract

Summers SM, Chin EJ, April MD, Grisell RD, Lospinoso JA, Kheirabadi BS, Salinas J, Blackbourne LH. Diagnostic accuracy of a novel software technology for detecting pneumothorax in a porcine model. Am J Emerg Med. 2017 Apr 1. pii: S0735-6757(17)30262-0. View the abstract

Hurd TC, Kaplan CD, Cook ED, Chilton JA, Lytton JS, Hawk ET, Jones LA. Building trust and diversity in patient-centered oncology clinical trials: An integrated model. Clin Trials. 2017 Apr;14(2):170-179. View the abstract

Wu X, Dubick MA, Schwacha MG, Cap AP, Darlington DN. Tranexamic acid attenuates the loss of lung barrier function in a rat model of polytrauma and hemorrhage with resuscitation. Shock. 2017 Apr;47(4):500-505. [Epub ahead of print] View the abstract

Preventza O, Coselli JS, Garcia A, Akvan S, Kashyap S, Simpson KH, Price MD, de la Cruz KI, Spiliotopoulos K, Cornwell LD, Bakaeen FG, Omer S, Cooley DA. Aortic root surgery with circulatory arrest: Predictors of prolonged postoperative hospital stay. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Mar;153(3):511-518. View the abstract

Park MS, Spears GM, Bailey KR, Xue A, Ferrara MJ, Headlee A, Dhillon SK, Jenkins DH, Zietlow SP, Harmsen WS, Ashrani AA, Heit JA. Thrombin generation profiles as predictors of symptomatic venous thromboembolism after trauma: A prospective cohort study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Mar 30. View the abstract

Strosberg DS, Oriowo BA, Davies MG, El Sayed HF. The role of endovascular in situ revascularization in the treatment of arterial and graft infections. Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 Mar 7. pii: S0890-5096(17)30338-2. View the abstract

Rani M, Nicholson SE, Zhang Q, Schwacha MG. Damage-associated molecular patterns (DAMPS) released after burn are associated with inflammation and monocyte activation. Burns. 2017;43:297-303. View the abstract

Davies MG, El-Sayed HF. Outcomes of native superficial femoral artery chronic total occlusion recanalization after failed femoropopliteal bypass. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Mar;65(3):726-733. View the abstract

Bavare CS, Street TK, Peden EK, Davies MG, Naoum JJ. Stent grafts can convert unusable upper arm arteriovenous fistulas into a functioning hemodialysis access: a retrospective case series. Front Surg. 2017 Feb 27;4:13. View the abstract

Gardner AK, Scott DJ, Willis RE, Van Sickle K, Truitt MS, Uecker J, Brown KM, Marks JM, Dunkin BJ. Is current surgery resident and GI fellow training adequate to pass FES? Surg Endosc. 2017 Jan;31(1):352-358. View the abstract

Jatoi I, Anderson WF. Breast-cancer tumor size and screening effectiveness. N Engl J Med. 2017 Jan 5;376(1):93. View the abstract

Raley J, Meenakshi R, Dent D, Willis R, Lawson K, Duzinski S. The role of communication during trauma activations: investigating the need for team and leader communication training. J Surg Educ. 2017 Jan - Feb;74(1):173-179. View the abstract

Vyasa P, Willis RE, Dunkin BJ, Gardner AK. Are general surgery residents accurate assessors of their own flexible endoscopy skills? J Surg Educ. 2017 Jan - Feb;74(1):23-29. View the abstract

Zamary KR, Davis JW, Ament EE, Dirks RC, Garry JE. This too shall pass: A study of ingested sharp foreign bodies. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Jan;82(1):150-155. View the abstract

Peterson RM. Comment on: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: hyperamylasemia is associated with small bowel obstruction. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2015 Jan-Feb;11(1):43-4. View the abstract

Lu T, Loh TM, El-Sayed HF, Davies MG. Single-center retrospective review of ultrasound-accelerated versus traditional catheter-directed thrombolysis for acute lower extremity deep venous thrombosis. Vascular. 2017 Jan 1:1708538117702061. View the abstract

 


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