Wisconsin Surgery Research Roundup: April 2022

Wisconsin Department of Surgery members engage in remarkable research that yields many impactful publications every month. We’re highlighting a few of these publications monthly to showcase the diversity of research in the department; see the April 2022 selections below. The complete list of publications by month with links to full articles is available on our Recent Publications page.

Which hospital-acquired conditions matter the most in trauma? An evidence-based approach for prioritizing trauma program improvement.
Lee PT, Krecko LK, Savage S, O’Rourke AP, Jung HS, Ingraham A, Zarzaur BL, Scarborough JE.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2022 Apr 8. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 35393378]

PI3K/mTOR inhibition prevents anal cancer in mice with established low-grade anal dysplasia.
Gunder LC, Moyer TH, Rademacher BL, Auyueng AS, Leverson G, Zhang W, Matkowskyj KA, Carchman EH.
Exp Mol Pathol. 2022 Apr;125:104752.
[PubMed ID: 35183509]

Efficacy of cochlear implantation in neurofibromatosis type 2 related hearing loss.
Sobczak G, Marchant W, Misurelli S, Pyle GM, Gubbels S, Roche J.
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2022 Apr 21:34894221091010. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 35450430]

To decline or accept: A guide for determining the legitimacy of academic conference invitations.
Warden AM, Soteropulos CE, Eftekari SC, Nicksic PJ, Dingle AM, Poore SO.
Ann Plast Surg. 2022 Apr 20. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 35502938]

Treatment of carotid stenosis in asymptomatic, nonoctogenarian, standard risk patients with stenting versus endarterectomy trials.
Matsumura JS, Hanlon BM, Rosenfield K, Voeks JH, Howard G, Roubin GS, Brott TG.
J Vasc Surg. 2022 Apr;75(4):1276-1283.e1.
[PubMed ID: 34695552]