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1. Scarborough JE, Schumacher J, Kent KC, Heise CP, Greenberg CC. Associations of Specific Postoperative Complications With Outcomes After Elective Colon Resection: A Procedure-Targeted Approach Toward Surgical Quality Improvement. JAMA Surg 2016 Dec 07; ():e164681.
[PubMed ID: 27926773]
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2. Steffens NM, Tucholka JL, Nabozny MJ, Schmick AE, Brasel KJ, Schwarze ML. Engaging Patients, Health Care Professionals, and Community Members to Improve Preoperative Decision Making for Older Adults Facing High-Risk Surgery. JAMA Surg 2016 Oct 01; 151(10):938-945.
[PubMed ID: 27368074, PMCID: 5071104]
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3. Gunter R, Fernandes-Taylor S, Mahnke A, Awoyinka L, Schroeder C, Wiseman J, Sullivan S, Bennett K, Greenberg C, Kent KC. Evaluating Patient Usability of an Image-Based Mobile Health Platform for Postoperative Wound Monitoring. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2016 Sep 28; 4(3):e113.
[PubMed ID: 27683059, PMCID: 5062001]
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4. DiMusto PD, Chen H, Kent KC. Hands-on Training in the Operating Room as a Method of Continuing Education for Surgeons in Practice. JAMA Surg 2016 Sep 1; 151(9):869-70.
[PubMed ID: 27462836]
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5. Yu Q, Shi X, Greer T, Lietz CB, Kent KC, Li L. Evaluation and Application of Dimethylated Amino Acids as Isobaric Tags for Quantitative Proteomics of the TGF-β/Smad3 Signaling Pathway. J. Proteome Res. 2016 Sep 2; 15(9):3420-31.
[PubMed ID: 27457343]
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6. Rosengart TK, Kent KC, Bland KI, Britt LD, Eberlein TJ, Gewertz BL, Hunter JG, Lillemoe KD, Pellegrini CA, Schulick RD, Stain SC, Weigel RJ. Key Tenets of Effective Surgery Leadership: Perspectives From the Society of Surgical Chairs Mentorship Sessions. JAMA Surg 2016 Aug 1; 151(8):768-70.
[PubMed ID: 27096328]
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7. Rosenfield K, Matsumura JS, Chaturvedi S. Randomized Trial of Stent Versus Surgery for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis. J. Vasc. Surg. 2016 Aug; 64(2):536.
[PubMed ID: 27763278]
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8. Takei Y, Tanaka T, Kent KC, Yamanouchi D. Osteoclastogenic Differentiation of Macrophages in the Development of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Arterioscler. Thromb. Vasc. Biol. 2016 Sep; 36(9):1962-71.
[PubMed ID: 27386936]
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9. Shi X, Guo LW, Seedial S, Takayama T, Wang B, Zhang M, Franco SR, Si Y, Chaudhary MA, Liu B, Kent KC. Local CXCR4 Upregulation in the Injured Arterial Wall Contributes to Intimal Hyperplasia. Stem Cells 2016 Jun 24.
[PubMed ID: 27340942, PMCID: 5113668]
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10. Patel HJ, Dake MD, Bavaria JE, Singh MJ, Filinger M, Fischbein MP, Williams DM, Matsumura JS, Oderich G. Branched Endovascular Therapy of the Distal Aortic Arch: Preliminary Results of the Feasibility Multicenter Trial of the Gore Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2016 Oct; 102(4):1190-8.
[PubMed ID: 27262912]
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11. Raykar N, Mukhopadhyay S, Ng-Kamstra JS, Lin Y, Saluja S, Scott JW, Anderson G, Meara JG, Tefera G, Bickler SW. Progress in achieving universal access to surgical care: An update and a path forward. Bull Am Coll Surg 2016 Jun; 101(6):12-8.
[PubMed ID: 27405180]
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12. Nabozny MJ, Barnato AE, Rathouz PJ, Havlena JA, Kind AJ, Ehlenbach WJ, Zhao Q, Ronk K, Smith MA, Greenberg CC, Schwarze ML. Trajectories and Prognosis of Older Patients Who Have Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation After High-Risk Surgery. Crit. Care Med. 2016 Jun; 44(6):1091-7.
[PubMed ID: 26841105, PMCID: 4868766]
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13. Chaudhary MA, Guo LW, Shi X, Chen G, Gong S, Liu B, Kent KC. Periadventitial drug delivery for the prevention of intimal hyperplasia following open surgery. J Control Release 2016 Jul 10; 233():174-80.
[PubMed ID: 27179635, PMCID: 4912910]
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14. Pecanac KE, Schwarze ML. Conflict in the intensive care unit: Nursing advocacy and surgical agency. Nurs Ethics 2016 Mar 31.
[PubMed ID: 27032936, PMCID: 5045761]
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15. Tanaka T, Takei Y, Yamanouchi D. Hyperglycemia Suppresses Calcium Phosphate-Induced Aneurysm Formation Through Inhibition of Macrophage Activation. J Am Heart Assoc 2016 Mar 28; 5(3):e003062.
[PubMed ID: 27021877, PMCID: 4943277]
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16. Wiseman JT, Fernandes-Taylor S, Gunter R, Barnes ML, Saunders RS, Rathouz PJ, Yamanouchi D, Kent KC. Inter-rater agreement and checklist validation for postoperative wound assessment using smartphone images in vascular surgery. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord 2016 Jul; 4(3):320-328.e2.
[PubMed ID: 27318052, PMCID: 4913032]
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17. St Peter SD, Acher CW, Shah SR, Sharp SW, Ostlie DJ. Parental and Volunteer Perception of Pyloromyotomy Scars: Comparing Laparoscopic, Open, and Nonsurgical Volunteers. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2016 Apr; 26(4):305-8.
[PubMed ID: 26982115]
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18. Wynn M, Acher C, Marks E, Acher CW. The effect of intercostal artery reimplantation on spinal cord injury in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgery. J. Vasc. Surg. 2016 Aug; 64(2):289-296.
[PubMed ID: 26994955]
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19. Acher C, Acher CW, Marks E, Wynn M. Intraoperative neuroprotective interventions prevent spinal cord ischemia and injury in thoracic endovascular aortic repair. J. Vasc. Surg. 2016 Jun; 63(6):1458-65.
[PubMed ID: 26968081]
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20. Wiseman JT, Fernandes-Taylor S, Saha S, Havlena J, Rathouz PJ, Smith MA, Kent KC. Endovascular Versus Open Revascularization for Peripheral Arterial Disease. Ann. Surg. 2016 Feb 22.
[PubMed ID: 26910203]
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21. DiRenzo DM, Chaudhary MA, Shi X, Franco SR, Zent J, Wang K, Guo LW, Kent KC. A crosstalk between TGF-β/Smad3 and Wnt/β-catenin pathways promotes vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation. Cell. Signal. 2016 May; 28(5):498-505.
[PubMed ID: 26912210, PMCID: 4788971]
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22. Rosenfield K, Matsumura JS, Chaturvedi S, Riles T, Ansel GM, Metzger DC, Wechsler L, Jaff MR, Gray W, ACT I Investigators . Randomized Trial of Stent versus Surgery for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis. N. Engl. J. Med. 2016 Mar 17; 374(11):1011-20.
[PubMed ID: 26886419]
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23. Gunter RL, Chouinard S, Fernandes-Taylor S, Wiseman JT, Clarkson S, Bennett K, Greenberg CC, Kent KC. Current Use of Telemedicine for Post-Discharge Surgical Care: A Systematic Review. J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2016 May; 222(5):915-27.
[PubMed ID: 27016900]
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24. Nabozny MJ, Kruser JM, Steffens NM, Pecanac KE, Brasel KJ, Chittenden EH, Cooper Z, McKneally MF, Schwarze ML. Patient-reported Limitations to Surgical Buy-in: A Qualitative Study of Patients Facing High-risk Surgery. Ann. Surg. 2016 Jan 18.
[PubMed ID: 26797323, PMCID: 4949135]
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25. Schwarze ML, Campbell TC, Cunningham TV, White DB, Arnold RM. You Can't Get What You Want: Innovation for End-of-Life Communication in the Intensive Care Unit. Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 2016 Jan 1; 193(1):14-6.
[PubMed ID: 26474354, PMCID: 4731618]
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26. Schwarze ML, Nabozny MJ, Steffens NM. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Benefit to Patients With Metastatic Cancer--Reply. JAMA Intern Med 2016 Jan; 176(1):142-3.
[PubMed ID: 26747675]
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27. Nabozny MJ, Kruser JM, Steffens NM, Brasel KJ, Campbell TC, Gaines ME, Schwarze ML. Constructing High-stakes Surgical Decisions: It's Better to Die Trying. Ann. Surg. 2016 Jan; 263(1):64-70.
[PubMed ID: 25563878, PMCID: 4492901]
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28. Taylor LJ, Schwarze ML. Best Practices: Targeting Surgeon Communication at the End of Life. Ann. Surg. 2016 Jan; 263(1):7-8.
[PubMed ID: 26565135]
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29. Acher CW, Ostlie DJ, Leys CM, Struckmeyer S, Parker M, Nichol PF. Long-Term Outcomes of Patients with Tracheoesophageal Fistula/Esophageal Atresia: Survey Results from Tracheoesophageal Fistula/Esophageal Atresia Online Communities. Eur J Pediatr Surg 2016 Dec; 26(6):476-480.
[PubMed ID: 26692337]
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30. Abate C, Riganti C, Pati ML, Ghigo D, Berardi F, Mavlyutov T, Guo LW, Ruoho A. Development of sigma-1 (σ1) receptor fluorescent ligands as versatile tools to study σ1 receptors. Eur J Med Chem 2016 Jan 27; 108():577-85.
[PubMed ID: 26717207, PMCID: 4755300]
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