Faculty Publications

Department of Surgery faculty publish regularly in the peer reviewed literature and various high impact journals, and their timely and incisive studies are often cited by the press and their peers.

Recent publications with abstracts

"African American patients with breast cancer have worse prognosis than white patients in certain subtypes and stages." Arciero CA, Yang J, Peng L, Ward KC, O'Regan R, Sahin AA, Li X. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017 Dec;166(3):743-755.

"Emergency department utilization among kidney transplant recipients in the United States." Lovasik BP, Zhang R, Hockenberry JM, Schrager JD, Pastan SO, Adams AB, Mohan S, Larsen CP, Patzer RE. Am J Transplant. 2017 Nov 8. [Epub ahead of print]

"The oncologic impact of postoperative complications following resection of truncal and extremity soft tissue sarcomas." Broecker JS, Ethun CG, Monson DK, Lopez-Aguiar AG, Le N, McInnis M, Godette K, Reimer NB, Oskouei SV, Delman KA, Staley CA, Maithel SK, Cardona K. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Nov;24(12):3574-3586.

"Sociodemographic determinants of waitlist and posttransplant survival among end-stage liver disease patients." Ross K, Patzer RE, Goldberg DS, Lynch RJ. Am J Transplant. 2017 Nov;17(11):2879-2889.

"Conversion from off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting to on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting." Keeling B, Thourani V, Aliawadi G, Kim S, Cyr D, Badhwar V, Jacobs J, Brennan JM, Meza J, Matsouaka R, Halkos ME. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Oct;104(4):1267-1274.

"Towards precision medicine: Accurate predictive modeling of infectious complications in combat casualties." Dente CJ, Bradley M, Schobel S, Gaucher B, Buchman T, Kirk AD, Elster E. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Oct;83(4):609-616.