Publications


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:

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:

Cross-linking of porcine acellular dermal matrices negatively affects induced neovessel formation using platelet-rich plasma in a rat model of hernia repair;
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Peterson, LE, Shirkey, BA, Menn, ZK, Cabrera, F, Karim, A, Tasciotti, E, Weiner, BK & Ellsworth, WA 2017, Wound Repair and Regeneration. DOI:

Platelet-rich plasma: a biomimetic approach to enhancement of surgical wound healing;
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Cabrera, FJ, Barbosa, Z, Medrano del Rosal, G, Weiner, BK, Ellsworth, WA & Tasciotti, E 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 207, pp. 33-44. DOI:

Liver transplantation for primary hepatic malignancies of childhood: the UNOS experience;
Austin, MT, Balogh, J, Gaber, AO, Nguyen, DTM & Graviss, E 2016, 2017 APSA Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, United States, 5/6/17.

Identification of a role for TRIM29 in the control of innate immunity in the respiratory tract;
Xing, J, Weng, L, Yuan, B, Wang, Z, Jia, L, Jin, R, Lu, H, Li, XC, Liu, Y-J & Zhang, Z 2016, Nature Immunology, vol 17, no. 12, pp. 1373-1380. DOI:

Estimating Post-Transplant Mortality;
Vigo, R, Suki, WN, Gaber, AO, Graviss, E & Nguyen, DTM 2016, American Society of Nephrology, Kidney Week 2016, Chicago, IL, United States, 11/15/16 - 11/20/16.

A perverse quality incentive in surgery: implications of reimbursing surgeons less for doing laparoscopic surgery;
Fader, AN, Xu, T, Dunkin, BJ & Makary, MA 2016, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, vol 30, no. 11, pp. 4665-4667. DOI:

Markers of T cell Inhibition Predict Development of Infections after Liver Transplantation;
Mysore, K, Ghobrial, RM, Minze, LJ, Graviss, E, Nguyen, DTM, Perez, K & Li, XC 2016, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases-AASLD 2016, Boston, United States, 11/11/16 - 11/15/16.