Publications


Sarcoid-like granulomas in renal cell carcinoma: The Houston Methodist Hospital experience;
Arora, K, Divatia, MK, Truong, L, Shen, SS, Ayala, AG & Ro, JY 2017, Annals of Diagnostic Pathology, vol 31, pp. 62-65. DOI:

Nanoparticles administered intrapericardially enhance payload myocardial distribution and retention;
Segura-Ibarra, V, Cara, FE, Wu, S, Iruegas-Nunez, DA, Wang, S, Ferrari, M, Ziemys, A, Valderrabano, M & Blanco, E 2017, Journal of Controlled Release, vol 262, pp. 18-27. DOI:

Routine use of mesh during hiatal closure is safe with no increase in adverse sequelae;
Abu Saleh, WK, Morris, LM, Tariq, N, Kim, MP, Chan, EY, Meisenbach, LM, Dunkin, BJ, Sherman, V, Rosenberg, W, Bass, BL, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Reardon, P & Khaitan, PG 2017, Surgical endoscopy. DOI:

Risk Stratification of Patients With Current Generation Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices Being Bridged to Heart Transplantation;
Guha, A, Nguyen, D, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Amione-Guerra, J, Schutt, RC, Bhimaraj, A, Trachtenberg, BH, Park, MH, Graviss, EA, Gaber, OO, Montane, E, Torre-Amione, G & Estep, JD 2017, ASAIO Journal. DOI:

Evaluation of 24-locus MIRU-VNTR genotyping in Mycobacterium tuberculosis cluster investigations in four jurisdictions in the United States, 2006–2010;
Teeter, LD, Kammerer, JS, Ghosh, S, Nguyen, DTM, Vempaty, P, Tapia, J, Miramontes, R, Cronin, WA, Graviss, EA & Tuberculosis Epidemiologic Studies Consortium 2017, Tuberculosis, vol 106, pp. 9-15. DOI:

Evaluation of 24-locus MIRU-VNTR genotyping in Mycobacterium tuberculosis cluster investigations in four jurisdictions in the United States, 2006–2010;
Teeter, LD, Kammerer, JS, Ghosh, S, Nguyen, DTM, Vempaty, P, Tapia, J, Miramontes, R, Cronin, WA, Graviss, EA & Tuberculosis Epidemiologic Studies Consortium 2017, Tuberculosis, vol 106, pp. 9-15. DOI:

Evaluation of 24-locus MIRU-VNTR genotyping in Mycobacterium tuberculosis cluster investigations in four jurisdictions in the United States, 2006–2010;
Teeter, LD, Kammerer, JS, Ghosh, S, Nguyen, DTM, Vempaty, P, Tapia, J, Miramontes, R, Cronin, WA, Graviss, EA & Tuberculosis Epidemiologic Studies Consortium 2017, Tuberculosis, vol 106, pp. 9-15. DOI:

Evaluation of 24-locus MIRU-VNTR genotyping in Mycobacterium tuberculosis cluster investigations in four jurisdictions in the United States, 2006–2010;
Teeter, LD, Kammerer, JS, Ghosh, S, Nguyen, DTM, Vempaty, P, Tapia, J, Miramontes, R, Cronin, WA, Graviss, EA & Tuberculosis Epidemiologic Studies Consortium 2017, Tuberculosis, vol 106, pp. 9-15. DOI:

Polymer coating embolism from intravascular medical devices — a clinical literature review;
Chopra, AM, Mehta, M, Bismuth, J, Shapiro, M, Fishbein, MC, Bridges, AG & Vinters, HV 2017, Cardiovascular Pathology, vol 30, pp. 45-54. DOI:

Should TAVR Replace Surgery for Aortic Stenosis in Low- to Intermediate-Risk Patients?;
Barker, CM & Reardon, MJ 2017, Canadian Journal of Cardiology, vol 33, no. 9, pp. 1124-1128. DOI: