November Publications from the Department of Surgery

Congratulations to our faculty, fellows, residents, and staff who were published in November:

Looking Ahead: the SSAT Strategic Plan Version 2.0 for the Next Decade
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Anne Lidor, MD, MPH

Office-Based Steroid Injections for Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis: Patient-Reported Outcomes, Effect on Stenosis, and Side Effects
Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology
Matthew Hoffman, MD, PhD, David Francis, MD, MS, Seth Dailey, MD

Long-term discontinuation of warfarin in a patient with HeartMate 3 left ventricular assist device without complication.
Journal of Cardiac Surgery
Amy Fiedler, MD, Joshua Hermsen, MD, Jason Smith, MD

Optimization of interstrand interactions enables burn detection with a collagen-mimetic peptide.
Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry
Angela Gibson, MD, PhD

Hypertension, but not BMI, is predictive of increased pancreatic lipid content and islet dysfunction.
American Journal of Transplantation
Daniel Tremmel, Austin Feeney, Samantha Mitchell, Peter Chlebeck, Sierra Raglin, Luis Fernandez, MD, Jon Odorico, MD, Sara Sackett

Methods Methodology for Creating a Chronic Osseointegrated Neural Interface for Prosthetic Control in Rabbits.
The Journal of Neuroscience
Aaron Dingle, PhD, Jackie Israel, MD, Ruston Sanchez, MD, Samuel Poore, MD, PhD

CT-derived Pre-treatment Thoracic Sarcopenia is associated with Late Mortality After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair.
Annals of Vascular Surgery
Sydney Olson, Annalise Panthofer, Jon Matsumura, MD

A Frailty Based Risk Score Predicts Morbidity and Mortality After Elective Endovascular Repair of Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms.
Annals of Vascular Surgery
Sydney Olson, Annalise Panthofer, Jon Matsumura, MD, Paul DiMusto, MD

Multispecialty Microsurgical Course Utilizing the Blue-Blood Chicken Thigh Model Significantly Improves Resident Comfort, Confidence, and Attitudes in Multiple Domains.
Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery
N. Shulzhenko, Weifeng Zeng PhD, Nicholas Albano, MD, Sarah Lyon, MD, Aaron Wieland, MD, Michael Bentz, MD, Samuel Poore, MD, PhD

Comparison of Group Medical Visits Combined With Intensive Weight Management vs Group Medical Visits Alone for Glycemia in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: A Noninferiority Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA Internal Medicine
Corrine Voils, PhD

Making HIS mice more human-like.
Journal of Leukocyte Biology
Matt Brown, PhD

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Composite Score Rating for Pulmonary Resection for Lung Cancer.
Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Malcolm DeCamp, MD

Technical Performance Score Predicts Perioperative Outcomes in Complex Congenital Heart Surgery Performed in a Small-to-Medium-Volume Program.
Pediatric Cardiology
Joshua Hermsen, MD, Petros Anagnostopoulos, MD

Alemtuzumab induction for retransplantation after primary transplant with alemtuzumab induction.
Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology
Glen Leverson, PhD, Jon Odorico, MD, Robert Redfield, MD

Smoking and gastrointestinal cancer patients-is smoking cessation an attainable goal?
Journal of Surgical Oncology
James Barrett, MD, Linda Cherney-Stafford, Esra Alagoz, PhD, Stephanie A. Campbell-Flohr, PhD, Sharon Weber, MD, Sean Ronnkleiv-Kelly, MD, Dan Abbott, MD

Surgical Coaching for Advancement of Global Surgical Skills and Capacity: A Systematic Review
Journal of Surgical Research
Sudha Pavuluri Quamme, MD, Caprice Greenberg, MD, Kristin Long, MD, MPH

Comparative Treatment Outcomes for Patients With Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis.
JAMA Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery
Seth Dailey, MD, David Francis, MD

Where Have All the Pancreas Transplants Gone and What Needs to Change?
Current Transplantation Reports
Jon Odorico, MD