Research Roundup: Winter 2020/21

Congratulations to our team for their efforts this month! Navigate below to read our publications from December and January.

BMC Medical Education

Filiberto, A. C., Cooper, L. A., Loftus, T. J., Samant, S. S., Sarosi, G. A., Jr, & Tan, S. A. (2021). Objective predictors of intern performance. BMC medical education, 21(1), 77.

Brain, Behavior and Immunity

Darden, D. B., Fenner, B. P., Foster, T., Larson, S., & Efron, P. A. (2021). Chronic “sepsis brain” and regulatory T cells – A promising therapeutic target. Brain, behavior, and immunity, 93, 10–11.


Bavry, A. A., & Arnaoutakis, G. J. (2021). Perspective to 2020 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) Guideline for the Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease. Circulation, 143(5), 407–409.
Diabetes Care
Hong, Y. R., Kelly, A. S., Johnson-Mann, C., Lemas, D. J., & Cardel, M. I. (2021). Degree of Cardiometabolic Risk Factor Normalization in Individuals Receiving Bariatric Surgery: Evidence From NHANES 2015-2018. Diabetes care, 44(3), e57–e58.
European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Björck, M., & Huber, T. S. (2021). Chronic Mesenteric Ischaemia, the Transatlantic Perspective. European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery, 61(2), 177–178.

JAMA Surgery

Filiberto, A. C., & Upchurch, G. R., Jr (2021). Fluoroquinolones and Aortic Disease-Is It Time to Broaden the Warning?. JAMA surgery, 156(3), 273.

JCI Insight

Chen, T., Delano, M. J., Chen, K., Sperry, J. L., Namas, R. A., Lamparello, A. J., Deng, M., Conroy, J., Moldawer, L. L., Efron, P. A., Loughran, P., Seymour, C., Angus, D. C., Vodovotz, Y., Chen, W., & Billiar, T. R. (2021). A road map from single-cell transcriptome to patient classification for the immune response to trauma. JCI insight, 6(2), e145108.

Thome, T., Kumar, R. A., Burke, S. K., Khattri, R. B., Salyers, Z. R., Kelley, R. C., Coleman, M. D., Christou, D. D., Hepple, R. T., Scali, S. T., Ferreira, L. F., & Ryan, T. E. (2020). Impaired muscle mitochondrial energetics is associated with uremic metabolite accumulation in chronic kidney disease. JCI insight, 6(1), e139826.

Journal of Burn Care and Research

Segal, N., Polcz, V. E., McKean, J. A., Vidhu, K., Carson, J. S., & Fahy, B. G. (2021). Pseudomonal Meningoencephalitis With Ventriculitis Secondary to Bacteremia in a Burn Patient: A Novel Case. Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association, irab016. Advance online publication.
Journal of Cardiac Surgery
Jeng, E. I., Parker, A. M., & Bleiweis, M. S. (2021). A mini-thoracotomy approach for walking veno-arterial extracorporeal membranous oxygenation. Journal of cardiac surgery, 36(4), 1569–1571.
Journal of Extra-corpeal Technology
Machado, D. S., Tule, M., Philip, J., Wynn, T., Lazarowicz, M., Machuca, T., Pipkin, M., Alnuhaimat, H., Ebraheem, M., Peek, G., & Bleiweis, M. (2020). Bivalirudin and Alteplase for Pulmonary Embolism Requiring Veno-Arterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in an Adolescent. The journal of extra-corporeal technology, 52(4), 327–331.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
Warren, C., Carpenter, A. M., Neal, D., Andreoni, K., Sarosi, G., & Zarrinpar, A. (2021). Racial Disparity in Liver Transplantation Listing. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, S1072-7515(21)00001-6. Advance online publication.
Journal of Surgical Research
Cullen, J. M., Shannon, A. H., Lu, G., Su, G., Spinosa, M. D., Montgomery, W. G., Ailawadi, G., Salmon, M., & Upchurch, G. R., Jr (2021). Sex-Based Differences Among Experimental Swine Abdominal Aortic aneurysms. The Journal of surgical research, 260, 488–498.
Patel, K., Maguigan, K. L., Loftus, T. J., Mohr, A. M., & Shoulders, B. R. (2021). Optimal Antibiotic Duration for Bloodstream Infections Secondary to Intraabdominal Infection. The Journal of surgical research, 260, 82–87.


George, T. J., Ivey, A. M., Ali, A., Lee, J. H., Wang, Y., Daily, K. C., Ramnaraign, B. H., Tan, S. A., Terracina, K. P., Read, T. E., Dang, L. H., & Iqbal, A. (2021). Activity of Sorafenib Plus Capecitabine in Previously Treated Metastatic Colorectal Cancer. The oncologist, 10.1002/onco.13689. Advance online publication.

PLoS One
Sayadi, J. J., Sayadi, L., Satteson, E., & Chopan, M. (2021). Nerve injury and repair in a ketogenic milieu: A systematic review of traumatic injuries to the spinal cord and peripheral nervous tissue. PloS one, 16(1), e0244244.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Hajhosseini, B., Chiou, G. J., Virk, S. S., Chandra, V., Moshrefi, S., Meyer, S., Kamperman, K. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2021). Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Indocyanine Green Angiography May Be Used as a Biomarker to Analyze Perfusion and Predict Response to Treatment. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 147(1), 209–214.

Scientific Reports

Colombo, M., He, Y., Corti, A., Gallo, D., Casarin, S., Rozowsky, J. M., Migliavacca, F., Berceli, S., & Chiastra, C. (2021). Baseline local hemodynamics as predictor of lumen remodeling at 1-year follow-up in stented superficial femoral arteries. Scientific reports, 11(1), 1613.


Apple, C. G., Miller, E. S., Kannan, K. B., Stortz, J. A., Loftus, T. J., Lopez, M. C., Parvataneni, H. K., Patrick, M., Hagen, J. E., Baker, H. V., Efron, P. A., & Mohr, A. M. (2021). The role of bone marrow microRNA (miR) in erythropoietic dysfunction after severe trauma. Surgery, S0039-6060(20)30814-X. Advance online publication.

Brennan, M., Hagan, J. D., Giordano, C., Loftus, T. J., Price, C. E., Aytug, H., & Tighe, P. J. (2020). Multiobjective optimization challenges in perioperative anesthesia: A review. Surgery, S0039-6060(20)30769-8. Advance online publication.