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 their peers and the media.

Recent publications with abstracts

"Effect of COVID-19 on geographic distribution of the integrated plastic surgery match." Om A, Losken A. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2021 Jun 24;9(6):e3676. eCollection 2021 Jun.

"Elderly patients benefit from enhanced recovery protocols after colorectal surgery." Liu JY, Perez SD, Balch GG, Sullivan PS, Srinivasan JK, Staley CA, Sweeney J, Sharma J, Shaffer VO. J Surg Res. 2021 May 10;266:54-61. Online ahead of print.

"Association between APOL1 genotype and kidney diseases and annual kidney function change: A systematic review and meta-analysis of the prospective studies." Jagannathan R, Rajagopalan K, Hogan J, Hart A, Newell KA, Pastan SO, Patzer RE. Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis. 2021 Apr 7;14:97-104.

"A systematic review of breast irrigation in implant-based breast surgery." Baker NF, Hart AM, Carlson GW, Losken A. Ann Plast Surg. 2021 Mar 1;86(3):359-364.

"Surviving sepsis campaign guidelines on the management of adults with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the ICU: First update." Alhazzani W, Evans L, Alshamsi F, Møller MH, Ostermann M, Prescott HC, Arabi YM, Loeb M, Ng Gong M, Fan E, Oczkowski S, Levy MM, Derde L, Dzierba A, Du B, Machado F, Wunsch H, Crowther M, Cecconi M, Koh Y, Burry L, Chertow DS, Szczeklik W, Belley-Cote E, Greco M, Bala M, Zarychanski R, Kesecioglu J, McGeer A, Mermel L, Mammen MJ, Nainan Myatra S, Arrington A, Kleinpell R, Citerio G, Lewis K, Bridges E, Memish ZA, Hammond N, Hayden FG, Alshahrani M, Al Duhailib Z, Martin GS, Kaplan LJ, Coopersmith CM, Antonelli M, Rhodes A. Crit Care Med. 2021 Mar 1;49(3):e219-e234.

"High-risk pulmonary embolism: Embolectomy and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation." Murray JL, Zapata D, Keeling WB. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2021 Feb 16. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1722868. Online ahead of print.

"Pharmacy-led initiative for improving peri-operative medication reconciliation among bariatric surgical patients: What is the role?" Falconer EA, Harris DA, Van Prooyen A, Hicks J, Singh A, Davis SS Jr, Lin E, Sharma J, Pollock J, Samarov DV, Hechenbleikner EM. Surg Endosc. 2021 Feb 12. Online ahead of print.

"Implementation and evaluation of eight virtual surgical electives for medical students during the COVID-19 pandemic." Pettitt-Schieber B, Kuo M, Steehler A, Dong A, Fakunle O, Manalo T, Mercury O, Simpson F, Guissé N, Studer M, Poirier MV, Philbrick B, Grady Z, Higgins M, Gallo L, Danko D, Dawoud R, Pettitt B. Am J Surg. 2021 Feb 4:S0002-9610(21)00050-7. Online ahead of print.

"Contemporary use of venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: Insights from the multicenter RESCUE registry." Loungani RS, Fudim M, Ranney D, Kochar A, Samsky MD, Bonadonna D, Itoh A, Takayama H, Takeda K, Wojdyla D, DeVore AD, Daneshmand M. J Card Fail. 2021 Jan 13:S1071-9164(20)31577-3. Online ahead of print.

"Comparing activity trackers with vs. without alarms to increase postoperative ambulation: A randomized control trial." Waller GC, Kim TG, Perez S, Esper GJ, Srinivasan JK, Shaffer VO, Staley CA, Sullivan PS. Am Surg. 2020 Dec 14:3134820973364. [Epub ahead of print]