Research Publications–2005

Publications of the Department of Surgery
University of Louisville


1. Alatassi H, Ray MB, Galandiuk S, Sahoo S. Rosai-Dorfman disease of the gastrointestinal tract: report of a case and review of the literature. Int J Surg Pathol 2006; 14:95-9.

2. Allen JW, Acosta J, Casos SR, Baldwin LL, Cacchione RN, Rodriguez JL. Cefotetan-induced hemolytic anemia after bariatric procedures. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2006; 2:393-6.

3. Atasoy E. Combined surgical treatment of thoracic outlet syndrome: transaxillary first rib resection and transcervical scalenectomy. Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 2006; 38:20-8.


4. Barker JH, Furr A, Cunningham M, Grossi F, Vasilic D, Storey B, Wiggins O, Majzoub R, Vossen M, Brouha P, Maldonado C, Reynolds CC, Francois C, Perez-Abadia G, Frank JM, Kon M, Banis JC, Jr. Investigation of risk acceptance in facial transplantation. Plast Reconstr Surg 2006; 118:663-70.

5. Brouha P, Naidu D, Cunningham M, Furr A, Majzoub R, Grossi FV, Francois CG, Maldonado C, Banis JC, Martinez S, Perez-Abadia G, Wiggins O, Kon M, Barker JH. Risk acceptance in composite-tissue allotransplantation reconstructive procedures. Microsurgery 2006; 26:144-9.

6. Burke CS, Roberts CS, Nyland JA, Radmacher PG, Acland RD, Voor MJ. Scapular thickness--implications for fracture fixation. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2006; 15:645-8.


7. Cacchione RN, Larson GM. Postoperative restrictions after laparoscopic operations. In: Whelan RL, Fleshman JW, Fowler DL, eds. The SAGES Manual: Perioperative Care in Minimally Invasive Surgery. New York: SAGES and Springer, 2006: 344-52.

8. Campbell JE, Garrison RN, Zakaria eR. Clinical peritoneal dialysis solutions modulate white blood cell-intestinal vascular endothelium interaction. Am J Surg 2006; 192:610-6.

9. Carter MB, Wesley G, Larson GM. Lecture versus standardized patient interaction in the surgical clerkship: a randomized prospective cross-over study. Am J Surg 2006; 191:262-7.

10. Casos SR, Richardson JD. Role of thoracoscopy in acute management of chest injury. Curr Opin Crit Care 2006; 12:584-9.

11. Chagpar AB, Scoggins CR, Martin RC, Cook EF, McCurry T, Mizuguchi N, Paris KJ, Carlson DJ, Laidley AL, El Eid SE, McGlothin TQ, McMasters KM. Predicting Patients at Low Probability of Requiring Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy. Ann Surg Oncol 2006.

12. Chagpar AB, McMasters KM. Treatment of sentinel node-positive breast cancer. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 2006; 6:1233-9.

13. Chagpar AB, McMasters KM, Martin RC, Thoene C, Nurko JY, Edwards MJ. Determinants of early distant metastatic disease in elderly patients with breast cancer. Am J Surg 2006; 192:317-21.

14. Chagpar AB, Middleton LP, Sahin AA, Dempsey P, Buzdar AU, Mirza AN, Ames FC, Babiera GV, Feig BW, Hunt KK, Kuerer HM, Meric-Bernstam F, Ross MI, Singletary SE. Accuracy of physical examination, ultrasonography, and mammography in predicting residual pathologic tumor size in patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Ann Surg 2006; 243:257-64.

15. Chagpar AB. Predicting extensive nodal disease in women with breast cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 2006; 13:3-4.

16. Chagpar AB, Studts JL, Scoggins CR, Martin RC, Carlson DJ, Laidley AL, El Eid SE, McGlothin TQ, Noyes RD, McMasters KM. Factors associated with surgical options for breast carcinoma. Cancer 2006; 106:1462-6.

17. Chao C, McMasters KM. Sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer. Methods Mol Med 2006; 120:91-111.

18. Cheadle WG. Risk factors for surgical site infection. Surg Infect (Larchmt ) 2006; 7 Suppl 1:S7-11.

19. Colliver DW, Crawford NP, Eichenberger MR, Zacharius W, Petras RE, Stromberg AJ, Galandiuk S. Molecular profiling of ulcerative colitis-associated neoplastic progression. Exp Mol Pathol 2006; 80:1-10.

20. Cottrell BL, Perez-Abadia G, Onifer SM, Magnuson DS, Burke DA, Grossi FV, Francois CG, Barker JH, Maldonado C. Neuroregeneration in composite tissue allografts: effect of low-dose FK506 and mycophenolate mofetil immunotherapy. Plast Reconstr Surg 2006; 118:615-23.


21. Davis EG, Scoggins CR, Goldstein RE, Goldberg JM. Ovarian mucinous cystadenoma as an etiology of the Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome. Surgery 2006; 140:836.

22. Deveaux PG, McCafferty MH. Planned delayed operation for barium extravasation into the peritoneal cavity. Int J Colorectal Dis 2006; 21:392-4.

23. Draus JM, Jr., Huss SA, Harty NJ, Cheadle WG, Larson GM. Enterocutaneous fistula: are treatments improving? Surgery 2006; 140:570-6.


24. Eid S, Stromberg AJ, Ames S, Ellis S, McMasters KM, Martin RC. Assessment of symptom experience in patients undergoing hepatic resection or ablation. Cancer 2006.


25. Fallat ME, Donahoe PK. Intersex genetic anomalies with malignant potential. Curr Opin Pediatr 2006; 18:305-11.

26. Fallat ME, Costich J, Pollack S. The impact of disparities in pediatric trauma on injury-prevention initiatives. J Trauma 2006; 60:452-4.

27. Foley DS, Fallat ME. Thyroglossal duct and other congenital midline cervical anomalies. Semin Pediatr Surg 2006; 15:70-5.

28. Francois CG, Brouha PC, Laurentin-Perez LA, Perez-Abadia G, Grossi FV, Barker JH, Hewitt CW, Kon M, Ramsamooj R, Maldonado C. Vascularized lymph node transplantation induces graft-versus-host disease in chimeric hosts. Transplantation 2006; 81:1435-41.

29. Franklin GA, Turina M, Kuhn JF, Turpen R, Peyton JC, Cheadle WG. Organ specific apoptosis following polymicrobial intraperitoneal infection. Inflamm Res 2006; 55:136-43.


30. Gaar E. Occupational hand infections. Clin Occup Environ Med 2006; 5:369-80, viii.

31. Galandiuk S, Mahid SS, Polk HC, Jr., Turina M, Rao M, Lewis JN. Differences and similarities between rural and urban operations. Surgery 2006; 140:589-96.

32. Gander B, Brown CS, Vasilic D, Furr A, Banis JC, Jr., Cunningham M, Wiggins O, Maldonado C, Whitaker I, Perez-Abadia G, Frank JM, Barker JH. Composite tissue allotransplantation of the hand and face: a new frontier in transplant and reconstructive surgery. Transpl Int 2006; 19:868-80.

33. Giridharan GA, Pantalos GM, Litwak KN, Spence PA, Koenig SC. Predicted hemodynamic benefits of counterpulsation therapy using a superficial surgical approach. ASAIO J 2006; 52:39-46.

34. Goldstein RE, Carter WM, Fleming M, Bumpous J, Lentsch E, Rice M, Flynn M. Unilateral cervical surgical exploration aided by intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism and equivocal sestamibi scan results. Arch Surg 2006; 141:552-7.

35. Gomez-Gutierrez JG, Souza V, Hao HY, Montes dO-L, Dong YB, Zhou HS, McMasters KM. Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer of FKHRL1 triple mutant efficiently induces apoptosis in melanoma cells. Cancer Biol Ther 2006; 5:875-83.

36. Grady JA, Bumpous JM, Fleming MM, Flynn MB, Turbiner E, Lentsch EJ, Ziegler CH. Advantages of a targeted approach in minimally invasive radioguided parathyroidectomy surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism. Laryngoscope 116(3):431-5, 2006.


37. Hao H, Dong YB, Bowling MT, Zhou HS, McMasters KM. Alteration of gene expression in melanoma cells following combined treatment with E2F-1 and doxorubicin. Anticancer Res 2006; 26:1947-56.

38. Hartigan K, Pecha B, Rao G. Intrarenal supernumerary ovary excised with partial nephrectomy. Urology 67(2):424 e11-424 e12, 2006.

39. Huang Y, Kucia M, Rezzoug F, Ratajczak J, Tanner MK, Ratajczak MZ, Schanie CL, Xu H, Fugier-Vivier I, Ildstad ST. Flt3-ligand-mobilized peripheral blood, but not Flt3-ligand-expanded bone marrow, facilitating cells promote establishment of chimerism and tolerance. Stem Cells 2006; 24:936-48.

40. Hurt RT, Matheson PJ, Mays MP, Garrison RN. Immune-enhancing diet and cytokine expression during chronic sepsis: an immune-enhancing diet containing L-arginine, fish oil, and RNA fragments promotes intestinal cytokine expression during chronic sepsis in rats. J Gastrointest Surg 2006; 10:46-53.


41. Kartha SS, Chacko CE, Bumpous JM, Fleming M, Lentsch EJ, Flynn MB. Toxic metabolic encephalopathy after parathyroidectomy with methylene blue localization. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2006; 135:765-8.

42. Kehdy F, Richardson JD. The utility of 3-D CT scan in the diagnosis and evaluation of sternal fractures. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care 60(3):635-6, 2006.

43. Kehdy F, Richardson JD. The utility of 3-D CT scan in the diagnosis and evaluation of sternal fractures. J Trauma 2006; 60:635-6.

44. Koenig SC, Spence PA, Pantalos GM, Dowling RD, Litwak KN. Development and early testing of a simple subcutaneous counterpulsation device. ASAIO J 2006; 52:362-7.


45. Laber DA, Okeke RI, Arce-Lara C, Taft BS, Schonard CL, McMasters KM, Kloecker GH, Miller DM. A phase II study of extended dose temozolomide and thalidomide in previously treated patients with metastatic melanoma. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2006; 132:611-6.

46. Larson GM. Laparoscopic biliary tract injury: what are the limits of prevention? Surg Endosc 2006; 20:1635-7.

47. Lentsch EJ, Goudy S, Sosnowski J, Major S, Bumpous JM. Microvessel density in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma primary tumors and its correlation with clinical staging parameters. Laryngoscope 116(3):397-400, 2006.

48. Lewis AM, Martin RC. The treatment of hepatic metastases in colorectal carcinoma. Am Surg 2006; 72:466-73.

49. Li Y, Wo JM, Ellis S, Ray MB, Jones W, Martin RC. Morphological Transformation in Esophageal Submucosa by Bone Marrow Cells: Esophageal Implantation under External Esophageal Perfusion. Stem Cells Dev 2006; 15:697-705.

50. Li Y, Wo JM, Ellis S, Ray MB, Jones W, Martin RC. A novel external esophageal perfusion model for reflux esophageal injury. Dig Dis Sci 2006; 51:527-32.

51. Li Y, Wo JM, Ray MB, Jones W, Su RR, Ellis S, Martin RC. Cyclooxygenase-2 and epithelial growth factor receptor up-regulation during progression of Barrett's esophagus to adenocarcinoma. World J Gastroenterol 2006; 12:928-34.


52. Mahid S, Galandiuk S, Christmas B, Tran D. Triple-staple technique for low rectal anastomoses eliminates the purse-string suture and facilitates stapled colorectal anastomosis. J Am Coll Surg 2006; 202:382-3.

53. Mahid SS, Hornung CA, Minor KS, Turina M, Galandiuk S. Systematic reviews and meta-analysis for the surgeon scientist. Br J Surg 2006; 93:1315-24.

54. Majd RE, Kavarana MN, Bouvette M, Dowling RD. Improved technique to diagnose a patent foramen ovale during left ventricular assist device insertion. Ann Thorac Surg 2006; 82:1917-8.

55. Malangoni MA, Cheadle WG, Dodson TF, Dohmen PM, Jones D, Katariya K, Kolvekar S, Urban JA. New opportunities for reducing risk of surgical site infection. Roundtable discussion. Surg Infect (Larchmt ) 2006; 7 Suppl 1:S23-S39.

56. Martin RC, Husheck S, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM. Intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging for ablation of hepatic tumors. Surg Endosc 2006; 20:1536-42.

57. Martin RC, Ahn J, Nowell SA, Hein DW, Doll MA, Martini BD, Ambrosone CB. Association between manganese superoxide dismutase promoter gene polymorphism and breast cancer survival. Breast Cancer Res 2006; 8:R45.

58. Martin RC. Hepatic tumor ablation: cryo versus radiofrequency, which is better? Am Surg 2006; 72:391-2.

59. Martin RC. Adjuvant treatment of stage II colon cancer: is there a true no-chemotherapy group? Ann Surg Oncol 2006; 13:766-7.

60. Martin RC, McGuffin SA, Roetzer LM, Abell TD, Studts JL. Method of presenting oncology treatment outcomes influences patient treatment decision-making in metastatic colorectal cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 2006; 13:86-95.

61. Martin RC, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM. A phase II study of radiofrequency ablation of unresectable metastatic colorectal cancer with hepatic arterial infusion pump chemotherapy. J Surg Oncol 2006; 93:387-93.

62. Martin RC, Augenstein VA, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM. Quality of survival reporting in chemotherapy and surgery trials in patients with metastatic colorectal carcinoma. Cancer 2006; 106:1389-94.

63. McCurry TM, Jr., Kasdan ML. Patient selection. Clin Occup Environ Med 2006; 5:217-23, v.

64. Mitchell ME, Ittenbach RF, Gaynor JW, Wernovsky G, Nicolson S, Spray TL. Intermediate outcomes after the Fontan procedure in the current era. Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 131(1):172-80, 2006.



65. Olorunto WA, Galandiuk S. Managing the spectrum of surgical pain: acute management of the chronic pain patient. J Am Coll Surg 2006; 202:169-75.


66. Pagni S, Ganzel BL, Edmonds HL, Jr. Alternative surgical strategy for the treatment of a mycotic aortic arch aneurysm. Tex Heart Inst J 2006; 33:356-8.

67. Polk HC, Jr., Birkmeyer J, Hunt DR, Jones RS, Whittemore AD, Barraclough B. Quality and safety in surgical care. Ann Surg 2006; 243:439-48.

68. Polk HC, Jr. Renewal of surgical quality and safety initiatives: a multispecialty challenge. Mayo Clin Proc 2006; 81:345-52.



69. Ra JH, McMasters KM, Spitz FR. Should all melanoma patients undergo sentinel lymph node biopsy? Curr Opin Oncol 2006; 18:185-8.

70. Rao XM, Zheng X, Waigel S, Zacharias W, McMasters KM, Zhou HS. Gene expression profiles of normal human lung cells affected by adenoviral E1B. Virology 2006; 350:418-28.

71. Reynolds CC, Martinez SA, Furr A, Cunningham M, Bumpous JM, Lentsch EJ, Banis JC, Vasilic D, Storey B, Wiggins O, Maldonado C, Perez-Abadia G, Barker JH. Risk acceptance in laryngeal transplantation. Laryngoscope 2006; 116:1770-5.

72. Richardson JD. Case reports: boon or bane for the medical editor? Am Surg 2006; 72:663-4.

73. Richardson JD. Training of general surgical residents: what model is appropriate? Am J Surg 2006; 191:296-300.


74. Scoggins CR. Surgery for hepatic cancer: are we making progress? Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association 2006; 104:19-25.

75. Scoggins CR, Ross MI, Reintgen DS, Noyes RD, Goydos JS, Beitsch PD, Urist MM, Ariyan S, Davidson BS, Sussman JJ, Edwards MJ, Martin RC, Lewis AM, Stromberg AJ, Conrad AJ, Hagendoorn L, Albrecht J, McMasters KM. Prospective multi-institutional study of reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction for molecular staging of melanoma. J Clin Oncol 2006; 24:2849-57.

76. Scoggins CR, Ross MI, Reintgen DS, Noyes RD, Goydos JS, Beitsch PD, Urist MM, Ariyan S, Sussman JJ, Edwards MJ, Chagpar AB, Martin RC, Stromberg AJ, Hagendoorn L, McMasters KM. Gender-related differences in outcome for melanoma patients. Ann Surg 2006; 243:693-8.

77. Scoggins CR. Surgery for hepatic cancer: are we making progress? J Ky Med Assoc 2006; 104:19-25.


78. Tasset MR, Kavarana MN, Gray LA, Dowling RD. Simple mechanical aortic valve closure in ventricular assist device recipients. Ann Thorac Surg 2006; 82:316-8.

79. Tobin GR. Bleeding Kentucky: unjust tort laws cause a hemorrhage of physicians to other states. J Ky Med Assoc 2006; 104:51-5.

80. Tregaskiss AP, Goodwin AN, Bright LD, Ziegler CH, Acland RD. Three-dimensional CT angiography: A new technique for imaging microvascular anatomy. Clin Anat 2006.

81. Turina M, Cheadle WG. Management of established surgical site infections. Surg Infect (Larchmt ) 2006; 7:s33-s41.

82. Turina M, Pennington CJ, Kimberling J, Stromberg AJ, Petras RE, Galandiuk S. Chronic pouchitis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis: effect on quality of life. J Gastrointest Surg 2006; 10:600-6.

83. Turina M, Christ-Crain M, Polk HC, Jr. Diabetes and hyperglycemia: strict glycemic control. Crit Care Med 2006; 34:S291-S300.

84. Turina M, Dickinson A, Gardner S, Polk HC, Jr. Monocyte HLA-DR and interferon-gamma treatment in severely injured patients--a critical reappraisal more than a decade later. J Am Coll Surg 2006; 203:73-81.

85. Turina M, Mahid SS, Polk HC, Jr. Improving physician awareness for blood glucose control in contemporary surgical practice. Surgeon 2006; 4:131-2.



86. Vitale GC, Zavaleta CM, Vitale DS, Binford JC, Tran TC, Larson GM. Training surgeons in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Surg Endosc 2006; 20:149-52.


87. Wells G, Martin RC, McMasters KM, Scoggins CR. Soft tissue sarcoma of the extremity and trunk: issues for the general surgeon. Am Surg 2006; 72:665-71.

88. Wong SL, Morton DL, Thompson JF, Gershenwald JE, Leong SP, Reintgen DS, Gutman H, Sabel MS, Carlson GW, McMasters KM, Tyler DS, Goydos JS, Eggermont AM, Nieweg OE, Cosimi AB, Riker AI, Coit G. Melanoma patients with positive sentinel nodes who did not undergo completion lymphadenectomy: a multi-institutional study. Ann Surg Oncol 2006; 13:809-16.

89. Woods DR, Heffley S, Peyton JC, Cheadle WG. Antibiotic modulation in a clinically relevant model of chronic intraabdominal infection. Am Surg 2006; 72:655-60.


90. Xu H, Chilton PM, Tanner MK, Huang Y, Schanie CL, Dy-Liacco M, Yan J, Ildstad ST. Humoral immunity is the dominant barrier for allogeneic bone marrow engraftment in sensitized recipients. Blood 2006; 108:3611-9.



91. Zakaria eR, Tsakadze NL, Garrison RN. Hypertonic saline resuscitation improves intestinal microcirculation in a rat model of hemorrhagic shock. Surgery 2006; 140:579-87.