Publications


Breast cancer cells form primary tumors on ex vivo four-dimensional lung model;
Pence, KA, Mishra, DK, Thrall, M, Dave, B & Kim, MP 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 210, pp. 181-187. DOI:

Characterization of ventral incisional hernia and repair using shear wave elastography;
Chaudhry, A, Fernandez-Moure, JS, Shajudeen, PS, Van Eps, JL, Cabrera, FJ, Weiner, BK, Dunkin, BJ, Tasciotti, E & Righetti, R 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 210, pp. 244-252. DOI:

Endoscopically Guided Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement for Patients with Distal Esophageal Stents;
Nussenbaum, ME, Chan, EY, Kim, MP & Khaitan, PG 2017, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, pp. 1-4. DOI:

Discussion: Wound Morbidity in Minimally Invasive Anterior Component Separation Compared to Transversus Abdominis Release;
Baumann, DP & Butler, CE 2017, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 139, no. 2, pp. 480-481. DOI:

Management of gastric conduit dehiscence with self-expanding metal stents: A case report on salvaging the gastric conduit;
Liang, DH, Meisenbach, LM, Kim, MP, Chan, EY & Khaitan, PG 2017, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, vol 12, no. 1, 4. DOI:

Serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin correlates with hemoglobin A1c in children with recently diagnosed pediatric diabetes;
Redondo, MJ, Shirkey, BA, Fraga, DW, Gaber, AO & Sabek, OM 2017, Pediatric Diabetes. DOI:

Imaging Radiation-Induced Gastrointestinal, Bone Marrow Injury and Recovery Kinetics Using 18F-FDG PET;
Tang, TT, Rendon, DA, Afshar, SF, Kaffes, CK, Sabek, OM & Gaber, MW 2017, PloS one, vol 12, no. 1, pp. e0169082. DOI:

Improved Outcomes With the Evolution of a Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Approach to Right Heart Sarcoma;
Abu Saleh, WK, Ramlawi, B, Shapira, OM, Al Jabbari, O, Ravi, V, Benjamin, R, Durand, JB, Leja, MJ, Blackmon, SH, Bruckner, BA & Reardon, MJ 2017, Annals of Thoracic Surgery. DOI:

Caregivers of Patients With Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Possible Impacts on Patients' Mortality and Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support-Defined Morbidity Events;
Bruce, CR, Minard, CG, Wilhelms, LA, Abraham, M, Amione-Guerra, J, Pham, L, Grogan, SD, Trachtenberg, B, Smith, ML, Bruckner, BA, Estep, JD & Kostick, KM 2017, Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, vol 10, no. 1. DOI: