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Research Publications–2011

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  • Abner S, Redstone J, Chowdhry S, Kasdan ML, and Wilhelmi BJ: Synchronous squamous cell carcinoma in multiple digits. Eplasty 2011, 11:e9
  • Aiyer HS, Li Y, Losso JN, Gao C, Schiffman SC, Slone SP, and Martin RC: Effect of freeze-dried berries on the development of reflux-induced esophageal adenocarcinoma. Nutr Cancer 2011, 63:1256-1262
  • Aiyer HS, Li Y, Harper N, Myers SR, and Martin RC: Molecular changes in the esophageal epithelium after a subchronic exposure to cigarette smoke in the presence of bile-acid reflux. Inhal Toxicol 2011, 23:304-311
  • Aiyer HS, Li Y, Liu QH, Reuter N, and Martin RC: Dietary freeze-dried black raspberry's effect on cellular antioxidant status during reflux-induced esophagitis in rats. Nutrition 2011, 27:182-187
  • Aiyer HS, Li Y, and Martin RC: Diet composition affects surgery-associated weight loss in rats with a compromised alimentary tract. J Surg Res 2011, 168:42-48
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  • Barry PN and Fallat ME: Medical student mentorship in a university setting as a strategy for a career in surgery. Am Surg 2011, 77:1432-1434
  • Birks E, Slaughter MS. Ventricular assist devices, including intra-aortic balloon pumps. In: Oxford textbook of heart failure. New York: Oxford University 2011;51:537-546.
  • Bland KI, Hoyt DB, Polk HC, Jr., and Niederhuber JE: Comparative effectiveness research: relative and efficient outcomes in surgery patients. Ann Surg 2011, 254:550-557
  • Bolli R, Chugh AR, D'Amario D, Loughran JH, Stoddard MF, Ikram S, Beache GM, Wagner SG, Leri A, Hosoda T, Sanada F, Elmore JB, Goichberg P, Cappetta D, Solankhi NK, Fahsah I, Rokosh DG, Slaughter MS, Kajstura J, and Anversa P: Cardiac stem cells in patients with ischaemic cardiomyopathy (SCIPIO): initial results of a randomised phase 1 trial. Lancet 2011, 378:1847-1857
  • Bower M, Sherwood L, Li Y, and Martin R: Irreversible electroporation of the pancreas: definitive local therapy without systemic effects. J Surg Oncol 2011, 104:22-28
  • Bower MR, Ellis SF, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM, and Martin RC: Phase II comparison study of intraoperative autotransfusion for major oncologic procedures. Ann Surg Oncol 2011, 18:166-173
  • Boyd NL, Nunes SS, Jokinen JD, Krishnan L, Chen Y, Smith KH, Stice SL, and Hoying JB: Microvascular mural cell functionality of human embryonic stem cell-derived mesenchymal cells. Tissue Eng Part A 2011, 17:1537-1548
  • Bozulic LD, Huang Y, Xu H, Wen Y, and Ildstad ST: Differential outcomes in prediabetic vs. overtly diabetic NOD mice nonmyeloablatively conditioned with costimulatory blockade. Exp Hematol 2011, 39:977-985
  • Bozulic LD, Wen Y, Xu H, and Ildstad ST: Evidence that FoxP3+ regulatory T cells may play a role in promoting long-term acceptance of composite tissue allotransplants. Transplantation 2011, 91:908-915
  • Brakenridge SC, Phelan HA, Henley SS, Golden RM, Kashner TM, Eastman AE, Sperry JL, Harbrecht BG, Moore EE, Cuscherieri J, Maier RV, Minei JP. Early blood product and crystalloid volume resuscitation: risk association with multiple organ dysfunction after severe blunt traumatic injury. J Trauma 2011:71:299-305.
  • Brock GN, Mostajabi F, Ferguson N, Carrubba CJ, Eng M, Buell JF, and Marvin MR: Prophylaxis against de novo hepatitis B for liver transplantation utilizing hep B core (+) donors: does hepatitis B immunoglobulin provide a survival advantage? Transpl Int 2011, 24:570-581
  • Brown RE, St Hill CR, Greene QJ, Farmer RW, Reuter NP, Callendar GG, Martin RC, McMasters KM, and Scoggins CR: Impact of histology on survival in retroperitoneal sarcomas. Am J Surg 2011, 202:748-752
  • Brown RE, Abbas AE, Ellis S, Williams S, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM, and Martin RC: A prospective phase II evaluation of esophageal stenting for neoadjuvant therapy for esophageal cancer: optimal performance and surgical safety. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 212:582-588
  • Brown RE, Gibler KM, Metzger T, Trofimov I, Krebs H, Romero FD, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM, and Martin RC: Imaged guided transarterial chemoembolization with drug-eluting beads loaded with doxorubicin (DEBDOX) for hepatic metastases from melanoma: early outcomes from a multi-institutional registry. Am Surg 2011, 77:93-98
  • Brown RE, Martin RC, and Scoggins CR: Ablative therapies for colorectal liver metastases. Surg Oncol Clin N Am 2011, 20:259-71, vii
  • Brown RE, Bower MR, Metzger TL, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM, Hahl MJ, Tatum C, and Martin RC: Hepatectomy after hepatic arterial therapy with either yttrium-90 or drug-eluting bead chemotherapy: is it safe? HPB (Oxford) 2011, 13:91-95
  • Bullard Dunn K, Heffler M, Golubvoskaya V. Evolving therapies and FAK inhibitors for the treatment of cancer. Anticancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry 2011:10:722-734.
  • Bullard Dunn K, Trudel J. Adjuvant therapy for colorectal cancer. In: Beck DE, Roberts PL, Saclarides TJ, Senagore AJ, Stomas MJ, Wexner SD, eds. The ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery. New York: Springer 2011:773-782.
  • Bullard Dunn K. Targeted biologic therapy for colorectal cancer. Access Medicine Update. Schwartz's Principles of Surgery; 9th ed. 2011. epublication
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  • Callender GG, Egger ME, Burton AL, Scoggins CR, Ross MI, Stromberg AJ, Hagendoorn L, Martin RC, and McMasters KM: Prognostic implications of anatomic location of primary cutaneous melanoma of 1 mm or thicker. Am J Surg 2011, 202:659-664
  • Callender GG and McMasters KM: What does ulceration of a melanoma mean for prognosis? Adv Surg 2011, 45:225-236
  • Callender GG and McMasters KM: Early versus delayed complete lymphadenectomy in melanoma: insight from MSLT I. Ann Surg Oncol 2011, 18:306-308
  • Callender GG, Ferguson MK. Esophageal tumors: In: Cameron JL, Cameron AM, eds. Current Surgical Therapy, 10th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier 2011:47-53.
  • Callender GG, Rich TA, Lee JE, Perrier ND, Grubbs EG. Pheochromocytoma. In: Yao J, Hoff P, Hoff A, eds. Neuroendocrine tumors. New York: Springer 2011:221-244.
  • Callender GG, Fleming JB. Surgical management of sporadic gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors. In: Yao J, Hoff P, Hoff A, eds. Neuroendocrine tumors. New York: Springer 2011:70-100.
  • Cannon RM, Ouseph R, Jones CM, Hughes MG, Eng M, and Marvin MR: BK viral disease in renal transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant 2011, 16:576-579
  • Cannon RM, Eng M, Marvin MR, and Buell JF: Laparoscopic living kidney donation at a single center: an examination of donor outcomes with increasing experience. Am Surg 2011, 77:911-915
  • Cannon RM, Martin RC, Callender GG, McMasters KM, and Scoggins CR: Safety and efficacy of hepatectomy for colorectal metastases in the elderly. J Surg Oncol 2011, 104:804-808
  • Cannon RM, Brock GN, Marvin MR, and Buell JF: Laparoscopic liver resection: an examination of our first 300 patients. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 213:501-507
  • Cardenas PA, Huang Y, and Ildstad ST: The role of pDC, recipient T(reg) and donor T(reg) in HSC engraftment: Mechanisms of facilitation. Chimerism 2011, 2:65-70
  • Cardinal TR, Struthers KR, Kesler TJ, Yocum MD, Kurjiaka DT, Hoying JB. Chronic hindlimb ischemia impairs functional vasodilation and vascular reactivity in mouse feed arteries. Frontiers in Physiology2011;2.
  • Chagpar AB, Crutcher CR, Cornwell LB, and McMasters KM: Primary tumor size, not race, determines outcomes in women with hormone-responsive breast cancer. Surgery 2011, 150:796-801
  • Chagpar AB and McMasters KM: Comparing prediction models: the distinction between clinical and statistical significance. Ann Surg Oncol 2011, 18 Suppl 3:S265
  • Chagpar RB, Martin RC, Ahmad SA, Kim HJ, Rupp C, Weber S, Ebelhar A, Gilbert J, Brinkman A, Winslow E, Cho CS, Kooby D, Chu CK, Staley CA, McMasters KM, and Scoggins CR: Medically managed hypercholesterolemia and insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus preoperatively predicts poor survival after surgery for pancreatic cancer. J Gastrointest Surg 2011, 15:551-557
  • Chandran S, Hanna J, Lurie D, and Sataloff RT: Differences between flexible and rigid endoscopy in assessing the posterior glottic chink. J Voice 2011, 25:591-595
  • Chang CC, Boland ED, Williams SK, and Hoying JB: Direct-write bioprinting three-dimensional biohybrid systems for future regenerative therapies. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 2011, 98:160-170
  • Chesney J and McMasters KM: Immunotherapy: Tumor-infiltrating T cells--ready for prime time in melanoma? Nat Rev Clin Oncol 2011, 8:449-450
  • Cho CS, Kooby DA, Schmidt CM, Nakeeb A, Bentrem DJ, Merchant NB, Parikh AA, Martin RC, Scoggins CR, Ahmad SA, Kim HJ, Hamilton N, Hawkins WG, and Weber SM: Laparoscopic versus open left pancreatectomy: can preoperative factors indicate the safer technique? Ann Surg 2011, 253:975-980
  • Chug AR, Loughran JH, Slaughter MS. Circadian variations in blood pressure in health and disease: implications for patient management. Journal of Chronophysiology and Therapy 2011:1:17-31.
  • Contreras CM, Vauthey JN, McMasters KM. Multidisciplinary care of the hepatocellular carcinoma patient. In: McMasters KM, Vauthey JN, eds. Hepatocellular carcinoma: Targeted therapy and multidisciplinary care. New York: Springer, 2011:81-88.
  • Cornwell LB, McMasters KM, and Chagpar AB: The impact of lymphovascular invasion on lymph node status in patients with breast cancer. Am Surg 2011, 77:874-877
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  • Deng Z, Pardi R, Cheadle W, Xiang X, Zhang S, Shah SV, Grizzle W, Miller D, Mountz, Zhang HG. Plant homologue constituitive photomorphogenesis 9 (COP9) signalosome subunit CSN5 regulates innate immune responses in macrophages. Blood 2011;117:4796-4804.
  • Derby BM, Wilhelmi BJ, Zook EG, and Neumeister MW: Flexor tendon reconstruction. Clin Plast Surg 2011, 38:607-619
  • Diamond-Stanic MK, Romero-Aleshire MJ, Hoyer PB, Greer K, Hoying JB, Brooks HL. Midkine, a heparin-binding protein, is increased in the diabetic mouse kidney postmenopause. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2011;300:F139-F146.
  • Dickinson A, Qadan M, Weller C, Gardner S, and Polk HC, Jr.: In vitro study of variables relevant to perioperative care of the surgical patient: glucose, osmolarity, and rewarming. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 212:180-186
  • Dixon E, Cheadle WG, and Khadaroo RG: Preventing postoperative surgical site infection. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 212:418-420
  • Dooley LM, Potts KL, Wilson LD, Cappello ZJ, and Bumpous JM: Treatment outcome in the residually positive neck after definitive chemotherapy and irradiation. Laryngoscope 2011, 121:1656-1661
  • Downard CD, Grant SN, Matheson PJ, Guillaume AW, Debski R, Fallat ME, and Garrison RN: Altered intestinal microcirculation is the critical event in the development of necrotizing enterocolitis. J Pediatr Surg 2011, 46:1023-1028
  • Downard CD. Perianal problems in pediatric surgery. In: Mattei P, ed. Fundamentals of pediatric surgery. Philadelphia: Springer, 2011.
  • Dwivedi AJ, Yancey AE, Ross CB, and Morris ME: Symptomatic external carotid artery stenosis. Am Surg 2011, 77:238-239
  • Dwivedi AJ, Yancey AE, Ross CB, and Morris ME: Symptomatic aneurysm of ileocolic artery presenting as gastrointestinal bleed. Am Surg 2011, 77:224-225
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  • Edmonds RD, Cuschieri J, Minei JP, Rosengart MR, Maier RV, Harbrecht BG, Billiar TR, Peitzman AB, Moore EE, Sperry JL. Body adipose content is independently associated with a higher risk of organ failure and nosocomial infection in the nonobese patient postinjury. J Trauma 2011;70:292-298.
  • Egger ME, McMasters KM, and Davis EG: Extending the role of hepatic metastasectomy in stage IV melanoma and breast cancer: patient selection is critical. Oncology (Williston Park) 2011, 25:1167, 1170, 1173
  • Egger ME, Gilbert JE, Burton AL, McMasters KM, Callender GG, Quillo AR, Brown RE, St Hill CR, Hagendoorn L, Martin RC, Stromberg AJ, and Scoggins CR: Lymphovascular invasion as a prognostic factor in melanoma. Am Surg 2011, 77:992-997
  • Eng M, Zhang J, Cambon A, Marvin MR, and Gleason J: Employment outcomes following successful renal transplantation. Clin Transplant 2011,
  • Eng M, Brock G, Li X, Chen Y, Ravindra KV, Buell JF, and Marvin MR: Perioperative anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy in renal transplant: is there an increase in bleeding complication? Clin Transplant 2011, 25:292-296
  • Farmer RW, Kralj I, Valdata A, Urbano J, Enguix DP, Monaco RG, Scoggins CR, McMasters KM, Rustein L, and Martin RC: Hepatic arterial therapy as a bridge to ablation or transplant in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. Am Surg 2011, 77:868-873
  • Franke DD, Davis EG, Woods DR, Johnson RK, Miller FB, Franklin GA, and Jortani SA: Catastrophic gastrointestinal injury due to battery acid ingestion. J Emerg Med 2011, 40:276-279
  • Franklin GA, Cannon RW, Smith JW, Harbrecht BG, Miller FB, and Richardson JD: Impact of withdrawal of care and futile care on trauma mortality. Surgery 2011, 150:854-860
  • Franklin GA, McClave SA, Hurt RT, Lowen CC, Stout AE, Stogner LL, Priest NL, Haffner ME, Deibel KR, Bose DL, Blandford BS, Hermann T, and Anderson ME: Physician-delivered malnutrition: why do patients receive nothing by mouth or a clear liquid diet in a university hospital setting? JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2011, 35:337-342
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  • Galandiuk S, Fry DE, and Polk HC, Jr.: Is there a role for bowel preparation and oral or parenteral antibiotics in infection control in contemporary colon surgery? Adv Surg 2011, 45:131-140
  • Galandiuk S: The surgical pursuit of good access to care. Ann Surg 2011, 253:655
  • Galinanes EL, Quick J, Nichols WK, Ross CB, Faizer R, and Morris ME: Horseshoe kidney and inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm: a case report and literature review. Ann Vasc Surg 2011, 25:387-389
  • Ghaderi I, Vaillancourt M, Sroka G, Kaneva PA, Vassiliou MC, Choy I, Okrainec A, Seagull FJ, Sutton E, George I, Park A, Brintzenhoff R, Stefanidis D, Fried GM, and Feldman LS: Evaluation of surgical performance during laparoscopic incisional hernia repair: a multicenter study. Surg Endosc 2011, 25:2555-2563
  • Giridharan GA, Sobieski MA, Ising M, Slaughter MS, and Koenig SC: Blood trauma testing for mechanical circulatory support devices. Biomed Instrum Technol 2011, 45:334-339
  • Giridharan GA, Lederer C, Berthe A, Goubergrits L, Hutzenlaub J, Slaughter MS, Dowling RD, Spence PA, and Koenig SC: Flow dynamics of a novel counterpulsation device characterized by CFD and PIV modeling. Med Eng Phys 2011, 33:1193-1202
  • Goldin AB, LaRiviere C, Arca MJ, Cassidy L, Abdullah F, Lee SL, Islam S, Huang EY, Downard CD, Cowles RA, Chen C, Barnhart DC, and Edwards T: Guidelines for surveys of the American Pediatric Surgical Association. J Pediatr Surg 2011, 46:2012-2017
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  • Harbrecht BG, Franklin GA, Miller FB, Smith JW, and Richardson JD: Acute appendicitis--not just for the young. Am J Surg 2011, 202:286-290
  • Hall JL, Fermin DR, Birks EJ, Baron PJ, Slaughter M, Eckman P, Baba HA, Wohschlaeger J, Miller LW. Clinical, molecular and genomic changes in response to a left ventricular assist device. J Am Coll Cardiol 2011;57:641-652.
  • Hazani R, Chowdhry S, Mowlavi A, and Wilhelmi BJ: Bony anatomic landmarks to avoid injury to the marginal mandibular nerve. Aesthet Surg J 2011, 31:286-289
  • Head BA, Keeney C, Studts JL, khayat M, Bumpous J, Pfeifer M. Feasibility and acceptance of telehealth intervention to promote symptom management during treatment fo head and neck cancer. J Support Oncol 2011:9:e1-e11.
  • Hepgur M, Ahulwalia MS, Anne N, thomas J. Liu H, Schiff MD, Louid PA, Hahn TE, Bullard Dunn K, McCarthy PL. Medical management of pneumotosis intestinalis in patients undergoing allogeneic blood and marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplantation 2011;46:876-879.
  • Huang EY, Chen C, Abdullah F, Aspelund G, Barnhart DC, Calkins CM, Cowles RA, Downard CD, Goldin AB, Lee SL, St Peter SD, and Arca MJ: Strategies for the prevention of central venous catheter infections: an American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee systematic review. J Pediatr Surg 2011, 46:2000-2011
  • Huang J and Slaughter MS: Continuous aortic regurgitation with ventricular assist device. Anesthesiology 2011, 115:414
  • Huang J and Slaughter MS: Congenital partial absence of the pericardium. Ann Thorac Surg 2011, 91:e28
  • Huang Y, Bozulic LD, Miller T, Xu H, Hussain LR, and Ildstad ST: CD8α+ plasmacytoid precursor DCs induce antigen-specific regulatory T cells that enhance HSC engraftment in vivo. Blood 2011, 117:2494-2505
  • Huang Y, Enzmann V, and Ildstad ST: Stem cell-based therapeutic applications in retinal degenerative diseases. Stem Cell Rev 2011, 7:434-445
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  • Ildstad ST, Shirwan H, and Leventhal J: Is durable macrochimerism key to achieving clinical transplantation tolerance? Curr Opin Organ Transplant 2011, 16:343-344
  • Jacobs JP, O'Brien SM, Pasquali SK, Jacobs ML, Lacour-Gayet FG, Tchervenkov CI, Austin EH, III, Pizarro C, Pourmoghadam KK, Scholl FG, Welke KF, and Mavroudis C: Variation in outcomes for benchmark operations: an analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database. Ann Thorac Surg 2011, 92:2184-2191
  • Kanaan Z, Hicks N, Weller C, Bilchuk N, Galandiuk S, Vahrenhold C, Yuan X, and Rai S: Abdominal wall component release is a sensible choice for patients requiring complicated closure of abdominal defects. Langenbecks Arch Surg 2011, 396:1263-1270
  • Kanaan Z, Galandiuk S, Abby M, Shannon KV, Dajani D, Hicks N, and Rai SN: The value of lesser-impact-factor surgical journals as a source of negative and inconclusive outcomes reporting. Ann Surg 2011, 253:619-623
  • Kirkpatrick AW, Papia G, McCloskey SA, Polk HC, Jr., Akca O, and Qadan M: CAGS and ACS evidence based reviews in surgery. 36. Effect of high perioperative oxygen fraction on surgical site infection. Can J Surg 2011, 54:67-69
  • Krishnan L, Clayton LR, Boland ED, Reed RM, Hoying JB, and Williams SK: Cellular immunoisolation for islet transplantation by a novel dual porosity electrospun membrane. Transplant Proc 2011, 43:3256-3261
  • Lane AN, Fan TW, Bousamra M, Higashi RM, Yan J, and Miller DM: Stable isotope-resolved metabolomics (SIRM) in cancer research with clinical application to nonsmall cell lung cancer. OMICS 2011, 15:173-182
  • Lenz AM, Fairweather M, Peyton JC, Gardner SA, and Cheadle WG: Liver injury and abscess formation in secondary murine peritonitis. Inflamm Res 2011, 60:337-345
  • Lenz AM, Qadan M, Gardner SA, and Cheadle WG: Impact of microbial tolerance in persistent secondary Klebsiella pneumoniae peritonitis. Cytokine 2011, 53:84-93
  • Leong SP, Kim J, Ross M, Faries M, Scoggins CR, Metz WL, Cope FO, and Orahood RC: A phase 2 study of (99m)Tc-tilmanocept in the detection of sentinel lymph nodes in melanoma and breast cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 2011, 18:961-969
  • Li Y and Martin RC: Herbal medicine and hepatocellular carcinoma: applications and challenges. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011, 2011:541209
  • Lu Z, Li Y, Takwi A, Li B, Zhang J, Conklin DJ, Young KH, Martin R, Li Y. miR-301a as an NF-kappaB activator in pancreatic cancer cells. EMBO J 2011;30:57-67.
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  • Maithel SK, Kneuertz PJ, Kooby DA, Scoggins CR, Weber SM, Martin RC, McMasters KM, Cho CS, Winslow ER, Wood WC, and Staley CA, III: Importance of low preoperative platelet count in selecting patients for resection of hepatocellular carcinoma: a multi-institutional analysis. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 212:638-648
  • Maki AC and Williams ML: Ascending aortopulmonary fistula 40 years after previous cardiac surgery. J Card Surg 2011, 26:210-211
  • Martin RC, Brown R, Puffer L, Block S, Callender G, Quillo A, Scoggins CR, and McMasters KM: Readmission rates after abdominal surgery: the role of surgeon, primary caregiver, home health, and subacute rehab. Ann Surg 2011, 254:591-597
  • Martin RC, Rustein L, Perez ED, Palmero J, Carvalheiro V, Urbano J, Valdata A, Kralj I, Bosnjakovic P, and Tatum C: Hepatic arterial infusion of doxorubicin-loaded microsphere for treatment of hepatocellular cancer: a multi-institutional registry. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 213:493-500
  • Martin RC, Kooby DA, Weber SM, Merchant NB, Parikh AA, Cho CS, Ahmad SA, Kim HJ, Hawkins W, and Scoggins CR: Analysis of 6,747 pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors for a proposed staging system. J Gastrointest Surg 2011, 15:175-183
  • Martin RC, Joshi J, Robbins K, Tomalty D, Bosnjakovik P, Derner M, Padr R, Rocek M, Scupchenko A, and Tatum C: Hepatic intra-arterial injection of drug-eluting bead, irinotecan (DEBIRI) in unresectable colorectal liver metastases refractory to systemic chemotherapy: results of multi-institutional study. Ann Surg Oncol 2011, 18:192-198
  • Mascio CE, Pasquali SK, Jacobs JP, Jacobs ML, and Austin EH, III: Outcomes in adult congenital heart surgery: analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons database. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011, 142:1090-1097
  • Matheson PJ, Li N, Harris PD, Zakaria eR, and Garrison RN: Glucose-induced intestinal vasodilation via adenosine A1 receptors requires nitric oxide but not K(+)(ATP) channels. J Surg Res 2011, 168:179-187
  • McMasters KM, Vauthey JN, eds. Hepatocellular carcinoma: Targeted therapy and multidisciplinary care. New York: Springer, 2011
  • McMasters KM, Vauthey JN. Follow-up and salvage therapy for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma. In: McMasters KM, Vauthey JN, eds. Hepatocellular carcinoma: Targeted therapy and multidisciplinary care. New York: Springer, 2011:383-392.
  • Meguerditchian AN, Meterissian SH, and Dunn KB: Anorectal melanoma: diagnosis and treatment. Dis Colon Rectum 2011, 54:638-644
  • Meyer AL, Williams ML, Slaughter MS. The percutaneous ventricular assist device TandemHeart in sever efractory cardiogenic shock. Interv Cardiol 2011;3:161-163.
  • Meyer A, Slaughter M. The total artificial heart. Panminerva Med 2011;53:141-154.
  • Miller KR, Benns MV, Sciarretta JD, Harbrecht BG, Ross CB, Franklin GA, and Smith JW: The evolving management of venous bullet emboli: a case series and literature review. Injury 2011, 42:441-446
  • Miller KR, Lawson CM, Smith VL, and Harbrecht BG: Carbohydrate provision in the era of tight glucose control. Curr Gastroenterol Rep 2011, 13:388-394
  • Moreno MA, Callender GG, Woodburn KL, Edeiken-Monroe BS, Grubbs EG, Evans DB, Lee JE, Perrier ND. Common locations of parathyroid adenomas. Ann Surg Oncol 2011;18:1047-1051.
  • Morris ME, Galinanes EL, Nichols WK, Ross CB, and Chauvupun J: Thoracic mural thrombi: a case series and literature review. Ann Vasc Surg 2011, 25:1140-21
  • Myers SA, DeVries WH, Andres KR, Gruenthal MJ, Benton RL, Hoying JB, Hagg T, and Whittemore SR: CD47 knockout mice exhibit improved recovery from spinal cord injury. Neurobiol Dis 2011, 42:21-34
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  • Nunes SS, Rekapally H, Chang CC, and Hoying JB: Vessel arterial-venous plasticity in adult neovascularization. PLoS One 2011, 6:e27332
  • Pagni S, Slater AD, Trivedi JR, Williams M, Austin E, Mascio CE, and Ganzel BL: Proximal thoracic aortic replacement for aneurysmal disease using the freestyle stentless bioprosthesis: a 10-year experience. Ann Thorac Surg 2011, 92:873-879
  • Pagni S, Trivedi J, Ganzel BL, Williams M, Kapoor N, Ross C, and Slater AD: Thoracic aortic mobile thrombus: is there a role for early surgical intervention? Ann Thorac Surg 2011, 91:1875-1881
  • Pantalos GM, Koenig SC, Gillars KJ, Haugh GS, Dowling RD, and Gray LA, Jr.: Intraaortic balloon pump timing discrepancies in adult patients. Artif Organs 2011, 35:857-866
  • Picozzi VJ, Abrams RA, Decker PA, Traverso W, O'Reilly EM, Greeno E, Martin RC, Wilfong LS, Rothenberg ML, Posner MC, and Pisters PW: Multicenter phase II trial of adjuvant therapy for resected pancreatic cancer using cisplatin, 5-fluorouracil, and interferon-alfa-2b-based chemoradiation: ACOSOG Trial Z05031. Ann Oncol 2011, 22:348-354
  • Plyler PN, Alworth LN, Rossini TP, and Mapes KE: Effects of speech signal content and speaker gender on acceptance of noise in listeners with normal hearing. Int J Audiol 2011, 50:243-248
  • Polk HC, Jr.: Robert m. Zollinger: 25 years on. Am Surg 2011, 77:1426-1427
  • Polk HC, Jr.: Preserving the quality of training surgical residents. Am J Surg 2011, 201:719-720
  • Polk HC, Jr.: Commentary on "Compliance with guidelines to prevent surgical site infections: as simple as 1-2-3?". Am J Surg 2011, 201:84
  • Qadan M, Polk HC, Jr., Hohmann SF, and Fry DE: A reassessment of needs and practice patterns in pharmacologic prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism following elective major surgery. Ann Surg 2011, 253:215-220
  • Quillo AR, Bumpous JM, Goldstein RE, Fleming MM, and Flynn MB: Minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, the Norman 20% rule: is it valid? Am Surg 2011, 77:484-487
  • Quillo AR, Grant CS, Thompson GB, Farley DR, Richards ML, and Young WF: Primary aldosteronism: results of adrenalectomy for nonsingle adenoma. J Am Coll Surg 2011, 213:106-112
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  • Ramsey AM and Martin RC: Body mass index and outcomes from pancreatic resection: a review and meta-analysis. J Gastrointest Surg 2011, 15:1633-1642
  • Ravindra KV, Xu H, and Ildstad ST: Vascularized composite allotransplantation at a crossroad. Transplant Proc 2011, 43:3501-3503
  • Ravindra KV and Ildstad ST: Immunosuppressive protocols and immunological challenges related to hand transplantation. Hand Clin 2011, 27:467-79, ix
  • Richardson JD: General surgeon shortage in the United States: fact or fiction, causes and consequences. Soc Work Public Health 2011, 26:513-523
  • Richardson JD: Mortality in the elderly. Arch Surg 2011, 146:592-593
  • Rodriguez-Rocha H, Gomez-Gutierrez JG, Garcia-Garcia A, Rao XM, Chen L, McMasters KM, and Zhou HS: Adenoviruses induce autophagy to promote virus replication and oncolysis. Virology 2011, 416:9-15
  • Ross CB, Yancey AE, Byrnes KR, Wayne EJ, Dwivedi AJ, and Morris ME: Late outcomes of carotid artery stenting: a critical review. Am Surg 2011, 77:1117-1130
  • Rothenberger DA, Bullard Dunn KM. Toxic megacolon. In: Fischer JE, Bland KI, eds. Mastery of Surgery; 5th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins 2011:14651474.
  • Ryan N, Carroll C, Carter MB, Roberts CS, Malkani AL, and Harbrecht BG: Closed midshaft femur fractures: are they only for trauma centers? Am Surg 2011, 77:476-479
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  • Schiffman SC, Li Y, Xiao D, Li X, Aiyer HS, and Martin RC: The resistance of esophageal adenocarcinoma to bile salt insult is associated with manganese superoxide dismutase expression. J Surg Res 2011, 171:623-630
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