Wisconsin Surgery Research Roundup: February and March 2023

Wisconsin Department of Surgery members engage in remarkable research that yields many impactful publications every month. We’re highlighting several of these publications monthly to showcase the diversity of research in the department; see selections from February and March of 2023 below. The complete list of publications by month with links to full articles is available on our Recent Publications page.

February 2023

Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis following colorectal surgery: A survey of American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery (ASCRS) member surgeons.
Aiken TJ, King R, Russell MM, Regenbogen SE, Lawson E, Zafar SN.
J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2023 Feb;55(2):376-381. Epub 2022 Dec 1.
[PubMed ID: 36454476]

Comparison of postoperative outcomes of laparoscopic vs open inguinal hernia repair.
Meier J, Stevens A, Berger M, Makris KI, Bramos A, Reisch J, Cullum CM, Lee SC, Sugg Skinner C, Zeh H, Brown CJ, Balentine CJ.
JAMA Surg. 2023 Feb 1;158(2):172-180.
[PubMed ID: 36542394]

Effects of social isolation on 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations, affective state, cognition, and neurotransmitter concentrations in the ventral tegmental and locus coeruleus of adult rats.
Broadfoot CK, Lenell C, Kelm-Nelson CA, Ciucci MR.
Behav Brain Res. 2023 Feb 2;437:114157. Epub 2022 Oct 12.
[PubMed ID: 36241070]

Association of routine preoperative frailty assessment with 1-year postoperative mortality.
Varley PR, Buchanan D, Bilderback A, Wisniewski MK, Johanning J, Nelson JB, Johnson JT, Minnier T, Hall DE.
JAMA Surg. 2023 Feb 22:e228341. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 36811872]

Validating expression of beta cell maturation-associated genes in human pancreas development.
Tremmel DM, Mikat AE, Gupta S, Mitchell SA, Curran AM, Menadue JA, Odorico JS, Sackett SD.
Front Cell Dev Biol. 2023 Feb 1;11:1103719.
[PubMed ID: 36846594]

Postgraduate surgical education in East, Central, and Southern Africa: A needs assessment survey.
Elmaraghi S, Min Park K, Rashidian N, Yap A, Faktor K, Ozgediz D, Borgstein E, Bekele A, Alseidi A, Tefera G.
J Am Coll Surg. 2023 Feb 1;236(2):429-435. Epub 2022 Oct 11.
[PubMed ID: 36218266]

March 2023

Experiential learning of interdisciplinary care skills in surgery assessed from student reflections.
Buzzard L, Stepp D, Elfenbein D, O’Rourke AP.
J Surg Res. 2023 Mar;283:783-792. Epub 2022 Dec 5.
[PubMed ID: 36470204]

Admission thromboelastography at the intersection of traumatic coagulopathy and inflammation: A pragmatic, randomized optimal platelet and plasma ratios (PROPPR) study sub-analysis.
Savage SA, Zarzaur BL, Fox EE, Wade CE, Carney PR, Do TV, Holcomb JB.
J Am Coll Surg. 2023 Mar 15. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 36919936]

One hundred cases of primary spontaneous pneumomediastinum: Leukocytosis is common, pleural effusions and age over 40 are rare.
Morgan CT, Kanne JP, Lewis EE, Maloney JD, DeCamp MM, McCarthy DP.
J Thorac Dis. 2023 Mar 31;15(3):1155-1162. Epub 2023 Mar 2.
[PubMed ID: 37065555]

Duration of time CD4/CD8 ratio is below 0.5 is associated with progression to anal cancer in patients with HIV and high-grade dysplasia.
Karim A, Freeman MJ, Yang Q, Leverson G, Cherney-Stafford L, Striker R, Sanger CB.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2023 Mar 4. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 36869915]

The use of the protease inhibitor, saquinavir, to treat anal cancer spheroids derived from human papillomavirus transgenic mice.
Johnson HR, Gunder LC, Leverson GE, Carchman EH.
Dis Colon Rectum. 2023 Mar 1;66(3):360-365. Epub 2023 Jan 4.
[PubMed ID: 36599112]

International consensus statement on allergy and rhinology: Allergic rhinitis – 2023.
Wise SK, Damask C, Roland LT, Ebert C, Levy JM, Lin S, Luong A, Rodriguez K, Sedaghat AR, Toskala E, Villwock J, Abdullah B, Akdis C, Alt JA, Ansotegui IJ, Azar A, Baroody F, Benninger MS, Bernstein J, Brook C, Campbell R, Casale T, Chaaban M, Chew FT, Chambliss J, Cianferoni A, Custovic A, Davis EM, DelGaudio JM, Ellis AK, Flanagan C, Fokkens WJ, Franzese C, Greenhawt M, Gill A, Halderman A, Hohlfeld JM, Incorvaia C, Joe SA, Joshi S, Kuruvilla ME, Kim J, Klein AM, Krouse HJ, Kuan EC, Lang D, Larenas-Linnemann D, Laury AM, Lechner M, Lee SE, Lee VS, Loftus P, Marcus S, Marzouk H, Mattos J, McCoul E, Melen E, Mims JW, Mullol J, Nayak JV, Oppenheimer J, Orlandi RR, Phillips K, Platt M, Ramanathan M Jr, Raymond M, Rhee CS, Reitsma S, Ryan M, Sastre J, Schlosser RJ, Schuman TA, Shaker MS, Sheikh A, Smith KA, Soyka MB, Takashima M, Tang M, Tantilipikorn P, Taw MB, Tversky J, Tyler MA, Veling MC, Wallace D, Wang Y, White A, Zhang L.
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2023 Apr;13(4):293-859. Epub 2023 Mar 6.
[PubMed ID: 36878860]

New directions for improving the minimal clinically important difference in patient-reported outcome measures for use in clinical care and research.
Fernandes-Taylor S, Zhao J, Francis DO.
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2023 Mar 1;149(3):276-277.
[PubMed ID: 36729483]

The influence of anatomic stage and receptor status on first recurrence for breast cancer within 5 years (AFT-01).
Neuman HB, Schumacher JR, Edge SB, Ruddy KJ, Partridge AH, Yu M, Vanness DJ, Hanlon BM, Le-Rademacher JG, Yang DY, Havlena J, Strand CA, Greenberg CC.
Cancer. 2023 May 1;129(9):1351-1360. Epub 2023 Mar 6.
[PubMed ID: 36872873]

Factors associated with provision of nonbeneficial surgery: A national survey of surgeons.
Zaza SI, Zimmermann CJ, Taylor LJ, Kalbfell EL, Stalter L, Brasel K, Arnold RM, Cooper Z, Schwarze ML.
Ann Surg. 2023 Mar 1;277(3):405-411. Epub 2022 Nov 24.
[PubMed ID: 36538626]