Research Roundup: July 2020

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

American Journal of Surgery

Cox MC, Brakenridge SC, Stortz JA, et al. Abdominal sepsis patients have a high incidence of chronic critical illness with dismal long-term outcomes [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 25]. Am J Surg. 2020;S0002-9610(20)30445-1. doi:10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.07.016

Annals of Thoracic Surgery

Wallen TJ, Pelaez A, Chandrashekaran S, Emtiazjoo AM, Arnaoutakis G, Machuca TN. Successful Preoperative Optimization for Lung Transplantation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 8]. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020;S0003-4975(20)31110-3. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.078


Jeng EI, Miller AH, Friedman J, et al. Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and Bariatric Surgery: A Route to Transplantation in Morbidly Obese Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 14]. ASAIO J. 2020;10.1097/MAT.0000000000001212. doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000001212

Shekar K, Badulak J, Peek G, et al. Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Coronavirus Disease 2019 Interim Guidelines: A Consensus Document from an International Group of Interdisciplinary Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Providers. ASAIO J. 2020;66(7):707-721. doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000001193

European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery

Jeng EI, Martin TD. J-Mart:aortic valve replacement with Florida sleeve aortic root reconstruction [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 24]. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2020;ezaa236. doi:10.1093/ejcts/ezaa236

JCI Insight

Remy KE, Mazer M, Striker DA, et al. Severe immunosuppression and not a cytokine storm characterize COVID-19 infections [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 20]. JCI Insight. 2020;140329. doi:10.1172/jci.insight.140329

The Lancet: Diabetes and Endocrinology

Johnson-Mann C, Hassan M, Johnson S. COVID-19 pandemic highlights racial health inequities. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2020;8(8):663-664. doi:10.1016/S2213-8587(20)30225-4

Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Brown JA, Arnaoutakis GJ, Kilic A, Gleason TG, Aranda-Michel E, Sultan I. Current trends in the management of acute type A aortic intramural hematoma [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 11]. J Card Surg. 2020;10.1111/jocs.14819. doi:10.1111/jocs.14819
Brown JA, Arnaoutakis GJ, Kilic A, Gleason TG, Aranda-Michel E, Sultan I. Medical and surgical management of acute type B aortic intramural hematoma [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 15]. J Card Surg. 2020;10.1111/jocs.14823. doi:10.1111/jocs.14823

Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Pradelli L, Klek S, Mayer K, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of Parenteral Nutrition Containing Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Hospitalized Adult Patients from five European Countries and the US [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 26]. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2020;10.1002/jpen.1972. doi:10.1002/jpen.1972

Journal of Pediatric Surgery

Hawkins RB, Raymond SL, St Peter SD, et al. Immediate versus silo closure for gastroschisis: Results of a large multicenter study. J Pediatr Surg. 2020;55(7):1280-1285. doi:10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2019.08.002

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Prakash PS, Moore SA, Rezende-Neto JB, et al. Predictors of Retained Hemothorax in Trauma: Results of an EAST Multi-Institutional Trial [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 8]. J Trauma Acute Care Surg.
2020;10.1097/TA.0000000000002881. doi:10.1097/TA.0000000000002881

Journal of Vascular Surgery

Gray SE, Scali ST, Feezor RJ, et al. Safety and efficacy of a hybrid approach for repair of complicated aberrant subclavian arteries [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 11]. J Vasc Surg. 2020;S0741-5214(20)30327-X. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.01.075
Scali ST, Arnaoutakis DJ, Neal D, et al. The Association between Surgeon Case Volume and Years of Practice Experience with Open AAA Repair Outcomes [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 21]. J Vasc Surg. 2020;S0741-5214(20)31713-4. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.07.065
Scali ST, Lala S, Giles KA, et al. Contemporary Management and Outcomes of Complex Vascular Surgical Groin Wound Infections [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 21]. J Vasc Surg. 2020;S0741-5214(20)31691-8. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.06.119
Torrent DJ, McFarland GE, Wang G, et al. Timing of TEVAR for Uncomplicated Acute Type B Aortic Dissection and the Association with Complications [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 2]. J Vasc Surg. 2020;S0741-5214(20)31464-6. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.05.073
World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery
Hammouda AY, Bleiweis MS, Chandran A, Steiner MB. Isolated Right Superior Cava Drainage to the Left Atrium: An Uncommon Etiology of Cyanosis. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2020;11(4):528-530. doi:10.1177/2150135120912401