Wisconsin Surgery Research Roundup: March 2024

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 March 2024 below. The complete list of publications by month with links to full articles is available on our Recent Publications page.

March 2024

Anxiety, depression, and posttraumatic stress disorder in patients with induced laryngeal obstruction.
Fujiki RB, Fujiki AE, Thibeault SL.
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2024 Mar 14:e240133. Epub ahead of print.
[PubMed ID PMID: 38483372]

Banff 2022 pancreas transplantation multidisciplinary report: Refinement of guidelines for T cell-mediated rejection, antibody-mediated rejection and islet pathology. Assessment of duodenal cuff biopsies and noninvasive diagnostic methods.
Drachenberg CB, Buettner-Herold M, Aguiar PV, Horsfield C, Mikhailov AV, Papadimitriou JC, Seshan SV, Perosa M, Boggi U, Uva P, Rickels M, Grzyb K, Arend L, Cuatrecasas M, Toniolo MF, Farris AB, Renaudin K, Zhang L, Roufousse C, Gruessner A, Gruessner R, Kandaswamy R, White S, Burke G, Cantarovich D, Parsons RF, Cooper M, Kudva YC, Kukla A, Haririan A, Parajuli S, Merino-Torres JF, Argente-Pla M, Meier R, Dunn T, Ugarte R, Rao JS, Vistoli F, Stratta R, Odorico J.
Am J Transplant. 2024 Mar;24(3):362-379. Epub 2023 Oct 21.
[PubMed ID: 37871799]

DNAJB1-PRKACA fusion protein-regulated LINC00473 promotes tumor growth and alters mitochondrial fitness in fibrolamellar carcinoma.
Ma RK, Tsai PY, Farghli AR, Shumway A, Kanke M, Gordan JD, Gujral TS, Vakili K, Nukaya M, Noetzli L, Ronnekleiv-Kelly S, Broom W, Barrow J, Sethupathy P.
PLoS Genet. 2024 Mar 21;20(3):e1011216.
[PubMed ID: 38512964]

Modeling thyroid cancer epidemiology in the United States using papillary thyroid carcinoma microsimulation model.
Alagoz O, Zhang Y, Arroyo N, Fernandes-Taylor S, Yang DY, Krebsbach C, Venkatesh M, Hsiao V, Davies L, Francis DO.
Value Health. 2024 Mar;27(3):367-375. Epub 2023 Dec 22.
[PubMed ID: 38141816]

Primary outcomes from Partner2Lose: A randomized controlled trial to evaluate partner involvement on long-term weight loss.
Voils C, Shaw R, Gavin K, Hetzel S, Lewis M, Pabich S, Johnson H, Elwert F, Mao L, Gray K, Yuroff A, Garza K, Yancy W, Porter L.
Res Sq [Preprint]. 2024 Mar 11:rs.3.rs-4001003.
[PubMed ID: 38559225]

Prodromal Parkinson disease signs are predicted by a whole-blood inflammatory transcriptional signature in young Pink1-/- rats.
Lechner SA, Barnett DGS, Gammie SC, Kelm-Nelson CA.
BMC Neurosci. 2024 Mar 4;25(1):11.
[PubMed ID: 38438964]

Validity of entrustable professional activities in a national sample of general surgery residency programs.
Montgomery KB, Mellinger JD, Jones A, McLeod MC, Zmijewski P, Sarosi GA Jr, Brasel KJ, Klingensmith ME, Minter RM, Buyske J, Lindeman B.
J Am Coll Surg. 2024 Apr 1;238(4):376-384. Epub 2024 Mar 15.
[PubMed ID: 38224150]