Research Roundup: June 2020

Congratulations to our team for their efforts this month! Navigate below to read our publications from the month of June.

American Journal of Transplantation

Wallen TJ, Arnaoutakis GJ, Beaver T, et al. Successful Bridge to Lung Transplantation with Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 7]. Am J Transplant. 2020;10.1111/ajt.16103. doi:10.1111/ajt.16103

Annals of Plastic Surgery

Cohen-Shohet R, Bloom J, Mast B. Mastopexy: Current Trends in Private Practice and Academic Practice and the Impact on Resident TrainingAnn Plast Surg. 2020;84(6S Suppl 5):S414-S416. doi:10.1097/SAP.0000000000002273
Patel R, Oberhofer H, OʼNeill D, Samant S, Mast BA. Is Thoracodorsal Nerve Transection Needed in Latissimus Dorsi Breast Reconstruction?. Ann Plast Surg. 2020;84(6S Suppl 5):S393-S395. doi:10.1097/SAP.0000000000002281
Porter BE, Vonu PM, Mast BA. Comparison of Saline Expanders and Air Expanders for Breast ReconstructionAnn Plast Surg. 2020;84(6S Suppl 5):S396-S400. doi:10.1097/SAP.0000000000002154

Annals of Surgery

Trudeau MT, Casciani F, Ecker BL, et al. The Fistula Risk Score Catalog: Toward Precision Medicine for Pancreatic Fistula After Pancreatoduodenectomy [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 11]. Ann Surg. 2020;10.1097/SLA.0000000000004068. doi:10.1097/SLA.0000000000004068

Cardiology and Therapy

Aalaei-Andabili SH, Park KE, Choi CY, et al. Relationship between Invasive and Echocardiographic Transvalvular Gradients after Transcatheter Aortic Valve ReplacementCardiol Ther. 2020;9(1):201-206. doi:10.1007/s40119-020-00161-y

Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation

Fu S, Zarrinpar A. Recent advances in precision medicine for individualized immunosuppression [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 8]. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2020;10.1097/MOT.0000000000000771. doi:10.1097/MOT.0000000000000771

Diseases of the Colon and Rectum

Cohan JN, Donahue C, Pantel HJ, et al. Endoscopic Step Up: A Colon-Sparing Alternative to Colectomy to Improve Outcomes and Reduce Costs for Patients With Advanced Neoplastic PolypsDis Colon Rectum. 2020;63(6):842-849. doi:10.1097/DCR.0000000000001645
Flum DR, Read TE. Evidence-Based Management of Diverticular Disease: What’s New and What’s Missing?Dis Colon Rectum. 2020;63(6):715-717. doi:10.1097/DCR.0000000000001678

FASEB Journal

Shannon AH, Elder CT, Lu G, et al. Pharmacologic inhibition of transient receptor channel vanilloid 4 attenuates abdominal aortic aneurysm formation [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 7]. FASEB J. 2020;10.1096/fj.202000251R. doi:10.1096/fj.202000251R

International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

Yang CJ, Yang C, Farhat L, et al. Bridging bronchus (pseudocarina) and left pulmonary artery sling: A case report and literature review [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 3]. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2020;136:110158. doi:10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.110158

Journal of Child Neurology

Ghosh S, Philip J, Patel N, et al. Risk Factors for Seizures and Epilepsy in Children With Congenital Heart DiseaseJ Child Neurol. 2020;35(7):442-447. doi:10.1177/0883073820904912

Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Jeng EI, Martin TD. Simultaneous aortic valve endocarditis and mycotic pseudoaneurysm of aortic coarctation [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 19]. J Card Surg. 2020;10.1111/jocs.14645. doi:10.1111/jocs.14645

Journal of Craniofacial Surgery

Ching JA, Ford JM, Decker SJ. Aging of the Adult Bony OrbitJ Craniofac Surg. 2020;31(4):1082-1085. doi:10.1097/SCS.0000000000006311

Journal of Surgical Research

Datta S, Loftus TJ, Ruppert MM, et al. Added Value of Intraoperative Data for Predicting Postoperative Complications: The MySurgeryRisk PostOp Extension [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 9]. J Surg Res. 2020;254:350-363. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2020.05.007

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Moore HB, Barrett CD, Moore EE, et al. Is there a role for tissue plasminogen activator as a novel treatment for refractory COVID-19 associated acute respiratory distress syndrome?J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020;88(6):713-714. doi:10.1097/TA.0000000000002694


Rai SK, Bril F, Hatch HM, et al. Targeting Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma with polyamine inhibitors [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 17]. Metabolism. 2020;154297. doi:10.1016/j.metabol.2020.154297

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Chopan M, Samant S, Mast BA. Contemporary Analysis of Rhytidectomy Using the Tracking Operations and Outcomes for Plastic Surgeons Database with 13,346 PatientsPlast Reconstr Surg. 2020;145(6):1402-1408. doi:10.1097/PRS.0000000000006813


Loftus TJ, Filiberto AC, Li Y, et al. Decision analysis and reinforcement learning in surgical decision-making [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 13]. Surgery. 2020;S0039-6060(20)30261-0. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2020.04.049