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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

"New insights into the gut as the driver of critical illness and organ failure." Meng M, Klingensmith NJ, Coopersmith CM. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2017 Apr;23(2):143-148.

"The impact of medical students on bilateral reduction mammoplasty procedure time." Liao A, Hart AM, Losken A. Ann Plast Surg. 2017 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print]

"The knife's edge of tolerance: Inducing stable multilineage mixed chimerism but with a significant risk of CMV reactivation and disease in rhesus macaques." Zheng HB, Watkins B, Tkachev V, Yu S, Tran D, Furlan S, Zeleski K, Singh K, Hamby K, Hotchkiss C, Lane J, Gumber S, Adams AB, Cendales L, Kirk AD, Kaur A, Blazar BR, Larsen CP, Kean LS. Am J Transplant. 2017 Mar;17(3):657-670.

"Should we perform carotid doppler screening before surgical or transcatheter aortic valve replacement?" Condado JF, Jensen HA, Maini A, Ko YA, Rajaei MH, Tsai LL, Devireddy C, Leshnower B, Mavromatis K, Sarin EL, Stewart J, Guyton RA, Babaliaros V, Chen EP, Halkos M, Simone A, Keegan P, Block PC, Thourani VH; Emory Structural Heart and Valve Center. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Mar;103(3):787-794.

"Current status of biomarker and targeted nanoparticle development: The precision oncology approach for pancreatic cancer therapy." Zhu L, Staley C, Kooby D, El-Rays B, Mao H, Yang L. Cancer Lett. 2017 Mar 1;388:139-148.