Research Roundup: October 2020

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

American Journal of Surgery

Bugaev N, Rattan R, Goodman M, et al. Preperitoneal packing for pelvic fracture-associated hemorrhage: A systematic review, meta-analysis, and practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Am J Surg. 2020;220(4):873-888. doi:10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.05.037

Annals of Thoracic Surgery

Plowman EK, Chheda N, Anderson A, et al. Vocal Fold Mobility Impairment Following Cardiovascular Surgery: Incidence, Risk Factors and Sequela [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 16]. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020;S0003-4975(20)31696-9. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.07.074


Machado DS, Garvan C, Philip J, et al. Bivalirudin May Reduce the Need for Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Pediatric Cardiac Patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 6]. ASAIO J. 2020;10.1097/MAT.0000000000001291. doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000001291

Clinical Cancer Research

Wolfe AR, Robb R, Hegazi A, et al. Altered Gemcitabine and Nab-paclitaxel Scheduling Improves Therapeutic Efficacy Compared to Standard Concurrent Treatment in Pre-clinical Models of Pancreatic Cancer [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 21]. Clin Cancer Res. 2020;clincanres.1422.2020. doi:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-20-1422

European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Stone DH, Giles KA, Kubilis P, et al. Protamine Reduces Serious Bleeding Complications Associated with Carotid Endarterectomy in Asymptomatic Patients without Increasing the Risk of Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, or Death in a Large National Analysis [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 27]. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2020;S1078-5884(20)30832-7. doi:10.1016/j.ejvs.2020.08.047


Rochlin DH, Sheckter CC, Satteson ES, Swan CC, Fox PM, Curtin C. Separating Fact From Fiction: A Nationwide Longitudinal Examination of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Following Treatment of Dupuytren Contracture [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 20]. Hand (N Y).
Aalaei-Andabili SH, Bavry AA, Choi C, Arnaoutakis G, Anderson RD, Beaver TM. Percutaneous Inferior Vena Cava Valve Implantation May Improve Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation and Cardiac Output: Lessons Learned [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 26]. Innovations (Phila). 2020;1556984520957144. doi:10.1177/1556984520957144

Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Liu H, Jeng E, Demos D, et al. Early versus standard renal replacement therapy after left ventricular assist device implantation. J Card Surg. 2020;35(10):2529-2538. doi:10.1111/jocs.14873

Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia

Liu H, Jones TE, Jeng E, Peng KL, Peng YG. Risk Stratification and Optimization to Prevent Right Heart Failure During Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 2]. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020;S1053-0770(20)31048-X. doi:10.1053/j.jvca.2020.09.130

Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Mechanick JI, Carbone S, Dickerson RN, et al. Clinical Nutrition Research and the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Scoping Review of the ASPEN COVID-19 Nutrition Taskforce [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 23]. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2020;10.1002/jpen.2036. doi:10.1002/jpen.2036

Journal of Vascular Surgery

He Y, Northrup H, Roy-Chaudhury P, Cheung AK, Berceli SA, Shiu YT. Analyses of hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula geometric configuration and its associations with maturation and reintervention [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 19]. J Vasc Surg. 2020;S0741-5214(20)32205-9. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.09.033
Heslin RT, Sutzko DC, Axley J, et al. The Association Between Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm Extent and Mortality after Complex Endovascular Repair [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 21]. J Vasc Surg. 2020;S0741-5214(20)32282-5. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.10.025

Scientific Reports

Smith T, Affram K, Nottingham EL, et al. Application of smart solid lipid nanoparticles to enhance the efficacy of 5-fluorouracil in the treatment of colorectal cancer. Sci Rep. 2020;10(1):16989. Published 2020 Oct 12. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-73218-6


Darden DB, Bacher R, Brusko MA, et al. Single Cell RNA-SEQ of Human Myeloid Derived Suppressor Cells in Late Sepsis Reveals Multiple Subsets with Unique Transcriptional Responses: A Pilot Study [published online ahead of print, 2020 Oct 5]. Shock. 2020;10.1097/SHK.0000000000001671. doi:10.1097/SHK.0000000000001671