Wisconsin Surgery Research Roundup: September 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 September 2023 below. The complete list of publications by month with links to full articles is available on our Recent Publications page.

September 2023

A qualitative study of barriers to anal cancer screenings in US veterans living with HIV.
Sanger CB, Kalbfell E, Cherney-Stafford L, Striker R, Alagoz E.
AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2023 Sep;37(9):436-446.
[PubMed ID: 37713286]

Bilateral lung transplantation: How I teach it.
Hall DJ, Angeles CE, Guenther TM, Xia Y, Maloney JD, DeCamp MM, McCarthy DP.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2023 Sep 29:S0003-4975(23)01029-9. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 37777148]

Characterizing the risk of human leukocyte antigen-incompatible living donor kidney transplantation in older recipients.
Long JJ, Motter JD, Jackson KR, Chen J, Orandi BJ, Montgomery RA, Stegall MD, Jordan SC, Benedetti E, Dunn TB, Ratner LE, Kapur S, Pelletier RP, Roberts JP, Melcher ML, Singh P, Sudan DL, Posner MP, El-Amm JM, Shapiro R, Cooper M, Verbesey JE, Lipkowitz GS, Rees MA, Marsh CL, Sankari BR, Gerber DA, Wellen JR, Bozorgzadeh A, Gaber AO, Heher EC, Weng FL, Djamali A, Helderman JH, Concepcion BP, Brayman KL, Oberholzer J, Kozlowski T, Covarrubias K, Massie AB, McAdams-DeMarco MA, Segev DL, Garonzik-Wang JM.
Am J Transplant. 2023 Sep 23:S1600-6135(23)00698-6. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID: 37748554]

Determining the power required for comparing lobectomy vs total thyroidectomy for papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Balentine C.
JAMA Surg. 2023 Sep 1;158(9):983-984.
[PubMed ID: 37195700]

Disposal of unused postoperative opioids: A real-world demonstration of surgeon-initiated strategies using an activated charcoal bag system.
Nishtala MV, Karim AS, Melnick D, Delarwelle T, Lawson E, Greenberg CC, Borza T.
Ann Surg Open. 2023 Aug 17;4(3):e313.
[PubMed ID: 37746621]

Evaluating the role of major lower extremity amputation in nonagenarians.
Zaza SI, Rectenwald JE, Bennett KM.
Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Sep;95:178-183. Epub 2023 Apr 15.
[PubMed ID: 37068626]

Impact of serial intralesional steroid injections on idiopathic subglottic stenosis.
Hoffman MR, Patro A, Huang LC, Chen SC, Berry LD, Gelbard A, Francis DO; North American Airway Collaborative.
Laryngoscope. 2023 Sep;133(9):2255-2263. Epub 2022 Oct 26.
[PubMed ID: 36286239]

Systems of care factors should be considered in regionalization of congenital cardiac surgery.
Anagnostopoulos PV, Cartmill RS, Yang Q, Schumacher JR, Fernandes-Taylor S, Hermsen JL, DeCamp MM.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2023 Sep;116(3):517-523. Epub 2022 Nov 12.
[PubMed ID: 36379268]