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Publishing clinical findings in peer-reviewed journals is a priority for our students. Not only does publishing earn academic recognition, but it is also the gold standard for sharing new medical knowledge with the world.


Publications 2019

Publications 2018

Publications 2017

Publications 2016

Publications 2015

Abernethy AD, Stackhouse K, Hart S, Devendra G, Bashore TM, Dweik R, Krasuski RA.  Impact of diabetes in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Pulm Circ. 2015 Mar;5(1):117-123.

Alkhouri N, Eng K, Cikach F, Patel N, Yan C, Brindle A, Rome E, Hanouneh I, Grove D, Lopez R, Hazen SL, Dweik RA.  Breathprints of childhood obesity: changes in volatile organic compounds in obese children compared with lean controls. Pediatr Obes. 2015 Feb;10(1):23-29.

Alvin MD, Miller JA, Sundar S, Lockwood M, Lubelski D, Nowacki AS, Scheman J, Mathews M, McGirt MJ, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  The impact of preoperative depression on quality of life outcomes after posterior cervical fusion. Spine J. 2015 Jan 1;15(1):79-85.

Bernardo J, Nowacki A, Martin R, Fanaroff JM, Hibbs AM.  Multiples and parents of multiples prefer same arm randomization of siblings in neonatal trials. J Perinatol. 2015 Mar;35(3):208-213.

Dickstein LP, Viguera AC, Nowacki AS, Thompson NR, Griffith SD, Baldessarini RJ, Katzan IL.  Thoughts of death and self-harm in patients with epilepsy or multiple sclerosis in a tertiary care center. Psychosomatics. 2015 Jan-Feb;56(1):44-51.

Eytan DF, Snow GE, Carlson SG, Schiltz S, Chen Z, Van Waes C.  Combination effects of SMAC mimetic birinapant with TNFalpha, TRAIL, and docetaxel in preclinical models of HNSCC. Laryngoscope. 2015 Mar;125(3):E118-E124.

Gonzalez E, Billings SD, Fernandez AP.  A refractory rash in a seborrheic distribution. Lancet. 2015 May 2;385(9979):1777.

Grosso MJ, Courtland HW, Yang X, Sutherland JP, Stoner K, Nguyen J, Fahlgren A, Ross FP, van der Meulen MCH, Bostrom MP.  Intermittent PTH administration and mechanical loading are anabolic for periprosthetic cancellous bone. J Orthop Res. 2015 Feb;33(2):163-173.

Hong CW, Reddy CA, Wilkinson DA, Klein EA, Ciezki JP.  Influence of zonal dosimetry on prostate brachytherapy outcomes. J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2015 Feb;7(1):17-22.

Hu X, Hu J, Dai L, Trapp B, Yan R.  Axonal and Schwann cell BACE1 is equally required for remyelination of peripheral nerves. J Neurosci. 2015 Mar 4;35(9):3806-3814.

Hurst TE, Moazami N, Starling RC.  Left ventricular assist device thrombosis in the setting of left ventricular recovery. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Apr;34(4):622-623.

Khanna V, Malin SK, Bena J, Abood B, Pothier CE, Bhatt DL, Nissen S, Watanabe R, Brethauer SA, Schauer PR, Kirwan JP, Kashyap SR.  Adults with long-duration type 2 diabetes have blunted glycemic and beta-Cell function improvements after bariatric surgery. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Mar;23(3):523-526.

Kim ESH, Diaconu C, Baus L, Fox RJ, Grattan A, Katzan I, Raber L, Rae-Grant A, Lu M.  Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency: pitfalls and perils of sonographic assessment. J Ultrasound Med. 2015 Jun;34(6):1097-1106.

Kuhns BD, Lubelski D, Alvin MD, Taub JS, McGirt MJ, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Cost and quality of life outcome analysis of postoperative infections after subaxial dorsal cervical fusions. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Apr;22(4):381-386.

Lai KK, Horvath B, Xie H, Wu X, Lewis BL, Pai RK, Plesec T, Patil DT, Gordon IO, Wang Y, Shen B, Goldblum JR, Liu X.  Risk for colorectal neoplasia in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and mucosa indefinite for dysplasia. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2015 Feb;21(2):378-384.

Lubelski D, Healy AT, Silverstein MP, Alvin MD, Abdullah KG, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Association of postoperative outcomes with preoperative magnetic resonance imaging for patients with concurrent multiple sclerosis and cervical stenosis. Spine J. 2015 Jan 1;15(1):18-24.

Lubelski D, Thompson NR, Bansal S, Mroz TE, Mazanec DJ, Benzel EC, Khalaf T.  Depression as a predictor of worse quality of life outcomes following nonoperative treatment for lumbar stenosis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Mar;22(3):267-272.

Mahdi H, Rizzo A, Rose PG.  Outcome of recurrent uterine papillary serous carcinoma treated with platinum-based chemotherapy. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2015 Mar;25(3):467-473.

Man J, Shoemake JD, Ma T, Rizzo AE, Godley AR, Wu Q, Mohammadi AM, Bao S, Rich JN, Yu JS.  Hyperthermia sensitizes glioma stem-like cells to radiation by inhibiting AKT signaling. Cancer Res. 2015 Apr 15;75(8):1760-1769.

Miller JA, Derakhshan A, Lubelski D, Alvin MD, McGirt MJ, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  The impact of preoperative depression on quality of life outcomes after lumbar surgery. Spine J. 2015 Jan 1;15(1):58-64.

O'Connor SC, Poria N, Gornik HL.  Fibromuscular dysplasia: an update for the headache clinician. Headache. 2015 May;55(5):748-755.

Rizzo AE, Yu JS.  Radiation therapy for glioma stem cells. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2015;853:85-110.

Shrestha NK, Ledtke CS, Wang H, Fraser TG, Rehm SJ, Hussain ST, Pettersson GB, Blackstone EH, Gordon SM.  Heart valve culture and sequencing to identify the infective endocarditis pathogen in surgically treated patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jan;99(1):33-37.

Wang TY, Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Rates of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion after initial posterior cervical foraminotomy. Spine J. 2015 May 1;15(5):971-976.

Wang Y, Nikodem M, Zhang E, Cikach F, Barnes J, Comhair S, Dweik RA, Kao C, Wysocki G.  Shot-noise limited Faraday rotation spectroscopy for detection of nitric oxide isotopes in breath, urine, and blood. Sci Rep. 2015;5:9096.

Xie H, Ahluwalia MS, Peereboom DM.  The Cleveland Clinic experience with primary central nervous system lymphoma. Am J Clin Oncol. 2015 Apr;38(2):140-146.

Xu LT, Srivastava SK, Ehlers JP, Kaiser PK.  Choroidal thickness in macular holes: a case-control study. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2015 Jan 1;46(1):33-37.

Zhu L, Gornik H, Isaacson JH.  A 79-year-old with acute portal vein thrombosis. Cleve Clin J Med. 2015 May;82(5):287-293.

Book Chapters

Appachi S, Appachi E. Addison's disease. In: Usatine RP, Sabella C, Smith MA, Mayeaux EJ, Jr., Chumley HS, Appachi E, eds. The Color Atlas of Pediatrics. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education Medical; 2015. Chapter 196. p. 1148-1150.

Appachi S, Appachi E. Sturge-Weber syndrome. In: Usatine RP, Sabella C, Smith MA, Mayeaux EJ, Jr., Chumley HS, Appachi E, eds. The Color Atlas of Pediatrics. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education Medical; 2015. Chapter 207. p. 1197-1201.

Cooper ZA, Ahmed Z, Wargo JA. Combination BRAF-directed therapy and immunotherapy. In: Sullivan RJ, ed. BRAF Targets in Melanoma: Biological Mechanisms, Resistance, and Drug Discovery. New York, NY: Humana Press; 2015. Chapter 8. p. 163-182.

Sun D, Appachi E. Cystic fibrosis. In: Usatine RP, Sabella C, Smith MA, Mayeaux EJ, Jr., Chumley HS, Appachi E, eds. The Color Atlas of Pediatrics. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education Medical; 2015. Chapter 51. p. 318-323.

Sun D, Appachi E. Rickets. In: Usatine RP, Sabella C, Smith MA, Mayeaux EJ, Jr., Chumley HS, Appachi E, eds. The Color Atlas of Pediatrics. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education Medical; 2015. Chapter 198. p. 1155-1160.

Sun D, Appachi E. Down syndrome. In: Usatine RP, Sabella C, Smith MA, Mayeaux EJ, Jr., Chumley HS, Appachi E, eds. The Color Atlas of Pediatrics. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education Medical; 2015. Chapter 221. p. 1274-1278.

Publications 2014

Journal Publications


Abelson B, Reddy CA, Ciezki JP, Angermeier K, Ulchaker J, Klein EA, Wood HM.  Outcomes after photoselective vaporization of the prostate and transurethral resection of the prostate in patients who develop prostatic obstruction after radiation therapy. Urology. 2014 Feb;83(2):422-427.

Ahmed Z, Balagamwala E, Murphy E, Angelov L, Suh J, Lo S, Chao S.  Postoperative stereotactic radiosurgery for resected brain metastasis.  CNS Oncol. 2014 May;3(3):199-207.

Alentado VJ, Lubelski D, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Optimal duration of conservative management prior to surgery for cervical and lumbar radiculopathy: a literature review. Global Spine J. 2014 Dec;4(4):279-286.

Alkhouri N, Cikach F, Eng K, Moses J, Patel N, Yan C, Hanouneh I, Grove D, Lopez R, Dweik R.  Analysis of breath volatile organic compounds as a noninvasive tool to diagnose nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in children. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2014 Jan;26(1):82-87.

Alvin MD, Miller JA, Lubelski D, Rosenbaum BP, Abdullah KG, Whitmore RG, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Variations in cost calculations in spine surgery cost-effectiveness research. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Jun;36(6):E1.

Alvin MD, Abbott EE, Lubelski D, Kuhns B, Nowacki AS, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Cervical arthroplasty: a critical review of the literature. Spine J. 2014 Sep 1;14(9):2231-2245.

Awad BI, Lubelski D, Carmody M, Mroz TE, Anderson JS, Moore TA, Steinmetz MP.  Surgical versus nonsurgical treatment of subaxial cervical pedicle fractures. World Neurosurg. 2014 Nov;82(5):855-865.

Bakar D, Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Mroz TE.  Artificial cervical disc arthroplasty versus anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: A systematic review. Curr Orthop Pract. 2014 Jan;25(1):9-13.

Bolen SD, Chandar A, Falck-Ytter C, Tyler C, Perzynski AT, Gertz AM, Sage P, Lewis S, Cobabe M, Ye Y, Menegay M, Windish DM.  Effectiveness and safety of patient activation interventions for adults with type 2 diabetes: Systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 Aug;29(8):1166-1176.

Brzezinski A, Cruz VB, Prayson RA.  Surgically intractable epilepsy associated with focal cortical dysplasia and congenital cutaneous hemangiomas. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Nov;21(11):2002-2004.

Chan NK, Abdullah KG, Lubelski D, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Shin JH, Mroz TE.  Stereotactic radiosurgery for metastatic spine tumors. J Neurosurg Sci. 2014 Mar;58(1):37-44.

Cikach FS, Jr., Tonelli AR, Barnes J, Paschke K, Newman J, Grove D, Dababneh L, Wang S, Dweik RA.  Breath analysis in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Chest. 2014 Mar;145(3):551-558.

Clark JG, Srinath AI, Youk AO, Kirshner MA, McCarthy FN, Keljo DJ, Bousvaros A, Demaso DR, Szigethy EM.  Predictors of depression in youth with Crohn disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 May;58(5):569-573.

Cruz VB, Prayson RA.  Acute central hypothyroidism, diabetes insipidus and central hypogonadism in a 36-year-old woman. Neuropathology. 2014 Jun;34(3):318-321.

Dababneh L, Cikach F, Alkukhun L, Dweik RA, Tonelli AR.  Sublingual microcirculation in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 May;11(4):504-512.

Davis R, Batur P, Thacker HL.  Risks and effectiveness of compounded bioidentical hormone therapy: a case series. J Womens Health (Larchmt ). 2014 Aug;23(8):642-648.

de Sanctis J, Teixeira L, van Duin D, Odio C, Hall G, Tomford JW, Perez F, Rudin SD, Bonomo RA, Barsoum WK, Joyce M, Krebs V, Schmitt S.  Complex prosthetic joint infections due to carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae: a unique challenge in the era of untreatable infections. Int J Infect Dis. 2014 Aug;25:73-78.

Desiderio M, Fettig J, Nagarajan V.  Recurrent pneumonia as a result of Mounier-Kuhn syndrome. Br J Hosp Med (Lond ). 2014 Jan 8;75(1):52-53.

Dickstein LP, Franco KN, Rome ES, Auron M.  Recognizing, managing medical consequences of eating disorders in primary care. Cleve Clin J Med. 2014 Apr;81(4):255-263.

Dugum M, Askar M, Pai RK, Yerian L, Bennett A, McMahon J, Xie H, Eghtesad B, Hanouneh I, Liu X.  Re-examination of sinusoidal deposition of complement 4d in liver allografts: experience from a single institution. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2014;7(2):784-791.

Eytan DF, Kshettry VR, Sindwani R, Woodard TD, Recinos PF.  Surgical outcomes after endoscopic management of cholesterol granulomas of the petrous apex: a systematic review. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Oct;37(4):E14.

Fettig J, Swaminathan M, Murrill CS, Kaplan JE.  Global epidemiology of HIV. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2014 Sep;28(3):323-337.

Fettig J, Taylor J, Sood A.  Post-surgical allergic contact dermatitis to compound tincture of benzoin and association with reactions to fragrances and essential oils. Dermatitis. 2014 Jul-Aug;25(4):211-212.

Flanigan P, Kshettry VR, Benzel EC.  World War II, tantalum, and the evolution of modern cranioplasty technique. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Apr;36(4):E22.

Gandhi AR, Carvalho LF, Nutter B, Falcone T.  Determining the fertility benefit of controlled ovarian hyperstimulation with intrauterine insemination after operative laparoscopy in patients with endometriosis. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2014 Jan-Feb;21(1):101-108.

Grosso MJ, Frangiamore SJ, Ricchetti ET, Bauer TW, Iannotti JP.  Sensitivity of frozen section histology for identifying Propionibacterium acnes infections in revision shoulder arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Mar 19;96(6):442-447.

Grosso MJ, Lipman J, Bostrom MP.  Coupling device and distal femoral replacement for periprosthetic supracondylar femur fractures with an ipsilateral total knee and hip replacement. HSS J. 2014 Feb;10(1):68-72.

Grosso MJ, Matheus V, Clark M, van Rooijen N, Iannotti CA, Steinmetz MP.  Effects of an immunomodulatory therapy and chondroitinase after spinal cord hemisection injury. Neurosurgery. 2014 Oct;75(4):461-471.

Grosso MJ, Frangiamore SJ, Saleh A, Kovac MF, Hayashi R, Ricchetti ET, Bauer TW, Iannotti JP.  Poor utility of serum interleukin-6 levels to predict indolent periprosthetic shoulder infections. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2014 Sep;23(9):1277-1281.

Halbreiner MS, Cruz V, Starling R, Soltesz E, Smedira N, Moravec C, Moazami N.  Myocardial recovery: a focus on the impact of left ventricular assist devices. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2014 May;12(5):589-600.

Hanouneh IA, Zein NN, Cikach F, Dababneh L, Grove D, Alkhouri N, Lopez R, Dweik RA.  The breathprints in patients with liver disease identify novel breath biomarkers in alcoholic hepatitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2014 Mar;12(3):516-523.

Healy AT, Lubelski D, Mageswaran P, Bhowmick DA, Bartsch AJ, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Biomechanical analysis of the upper thoracic spine after decompressive procedures. Spine J. 2014 Jun 1;14(6):1010-1016.

Hong CW, Zeng Q.  Tapping the treasure of intracellular oncotargets with immunotherapy. FEBS Lett. 2014 Jan 21;588(2):350-355.

Hoppe G, Lee TJ, Yoon S, Yu M, Peachey NS, Rayborn M, Zutel MJ, Trichonas G, Au J, Sears JE.  Inducing a visceral organ to protect a peripheral capillary bed: stabilizing hepatic HIF-1a prevents oxygen-induced retinopathy. Am J Pathol. 2014 Jun;184(6):1890-1899.

Huck D, Ginsberg JP, Gordon SM, Nowacki AS, Rehm SJ, Shrestha NK.  Association of laboratory test result availability and rehospitalizations in an outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy programme. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2014 Jan;69(1):228-233.

Joshi P, Jacobs B, Derakhshan A, Moore LR, Elson P, Triozzi PL, Borden E, Zborowski M.  Enrichment of circulating melanoma cells (CMCs) using negative selection from patients with metastatic melanoma. Oncotarget. 2014 May 15;5(9):2450-2461.

Kim H, Dejsuphong D, Adelmant G, Ceccaldi R, Yang K, Marto JA, D'Andrea AD.  Transcriptional repressor ZBTB1 promotes chromatin remodeling and translesion DNA synthesis. Mol Cell. 2014 Apr 10;54(1):107-118.

Koprivanac M, Kelava M, Siric F, Cruz VB, Moazami N, Mihaljevic T.  Predictors of right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation. Croat Med J. 2014 Dec;55(6):587-595.

Larson JD, Tierney WS, Ozturk CN, Zins JE.  Defining the fat compartments in the neck: a cadaver study. Aesthet Surg J. 2014 May 1;34(4):499-506.

Lee TJ, Hwang JC, Chen RWS, Lima LH, Wang NK, Tosi J, Freund KB, Yannuzzi LA, Tsang SH.  The role of fundus autofluorescence in late-onset retinitis pigmentosa (LORP) diagnosis. Ophthalmic Genet. 2014 Sep;35(3):170-179.

Li Y, Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Mroz TE, Steinmetz MP.  Minimally invasive tubular resection of the anomalous transverse process in patients with Bertolotti's syndrome: presented at the 2013 Joint Spine Section Meeting: clinical article. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Mar;20(3):283-290.

Liu JK, Lubelski D, Schonberg DL, Wu Q, Hale JS, Flavahan WA, Mulkearns-Hubert EE, Man J, Hjelmeland AB, Yu J, Lathia JD, Rich JN.  Phage display discovery of novel molecular targets in glioblastoma-initiating cells. Cell Death Differ. 2014 Aug;21(8):1325-1339.

London DA, Stepan JG, Boyer MI, Calfee RP.  Performance characteristics of the verbal QuickDASH. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Jan;39(1):100-107.

London DA, Stepan JG, Boyer MI, Calfee RP.  The impact of depression and pain catastrophization on initial presentation and treatment outcomes for atraumatic hand conditions. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 May 21;96(10):806-814.

London DA, Stepan JG, Lalchandani GR, Okoroafor UC, Wildes TS, Calfee RP.  The impact of obesity on complications of elbow, forearm, and hand surgeries. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Aug;39(8):1578-1584.

London DA, Awad MM.  The impact of an advanced certifying examination simulation program on the American Board of Surgery Certifying Examination passage rates. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Aug;219(2):280-284.

London DA, Stepan JG, Calfee RP.  Determining the Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire minimal clinically important difference by means of three methods. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Mar;133(3):616-625.

Lubelski D, Benzel EC.  C1-C2 fusion: promoting stability, reducing morbidity. World Neurosurg. 2014 Dec;82(6):1052-1054.

Lubelski D, McCormick WE, Ferrara L, Benzel EC, Kayanja M.  A cadaveric analysis of cervical fixation: the effect of intermediate fixation points and dynamization in multilevel cervical fusions. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Nov;21(5):736-742.

Lubelski D, Alvin MD, Torre-Healy A, Abdullah KG, Nowacki AS, Whitmore RG, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Quality-of-life outcomes following thoracolumbar and lumbar fusion with and without the use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2: Does recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 make a difference? Global Spine J. 2014 Dec;4(4):245-254.

Lubelski D, Mihalovich KE, Skelly AC, Fehlings MG, Harrop JS, Mummaneni PV, Wang MY, Steinmetz MP.  Is minimal access spine surgery more cost-effective than conventional spine surgery? Spine (Phila Pa 1976).  2014 Oct 15;39(22 Suppl 1):S65-S74.

Lubelski D, Healy AT, Mageswaran P, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Biomechanics of the lower thoracic spine after decompression and fusion: a cadaveric analysis. Spine J. 2014 Sep 1;14(9):2216-2223.

Lubelski D, Derakhshan A, Nowacki AS, Wang JC, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Predicting C5 palsy via the use of preoperative anatomic measurements. Spine J. 2014 Sep 1;14(9):1895-1901.

Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Alvin MD, Wang TY, Nowacki AS, Steinmetz MP, Ransohoff RM, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Clinical outcomes following surgical management of coexistent cervical stenosis and multiple sclerosis: a cohort-controlled analysis. Spine J. 2014 Feb 1;14(2):331-337.

Lubelski D, Alvin MD, Silverstein M, Senol N, Abdullah KG, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Quality of life outcomes following surgery for patients with coexistent cervical stenosis and multiple sclerosis. Eur Spine J. 2014 Aug;23(8):1699-1704.

Man J, Shoemake J, Zhou W, Fang X, Wu Q, Rizzo A, Prayson R, Bao S, Rich JN, Yu JS.  Sema3C promotes the survival and tumorigenicity of glioma stem cells through Rac1 activation. Cell Rep. 2014 Dec 11;9(5):1812-1826.

Mao FJ, Rini BI.  The ineligible patient: how to treat patients not included in clinical studies. World J Urol. 2014 Feb;32(1):9-18.

Miller JA, Lubelski D, Alvin MD, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  C5 palsy after posterior cervical decompression and fusion: cost and quality-of-life implications. Spine J. 2014 Dec 1;14(12):2854-2860.

Moore TA, Bransford RJ, France JC, Anderson J, Steinmetz MP, Lubelski D, Anderson PA.  Low lumbar fractures: Does thoracolumbar injury classification and severity score work? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Aug 1;39(17):E1021-E1025.

Mroz TE, Lubelski D, Williams SK, O'Rourke C, Obuchowski NA, Wang JC, Steinmetz MP, Melillo AJ, Benzel EC, Modic MT, Quencer RM.  Differences in the surgical treatment of recurrent lumbar disc herniation among spine surgeons in the United States. Spine J. 2014 Oct 1;14(10):2334-2343.

Nassar A, Liu Q, Farias K, D'Amico G, Buccini L, Urcuyo D, Kelly D, Hashimoto K, Eghtesad B, Uso TD, Miller C, Quintini C.  Role of vasodilation during normothermic machine perfusion of DCD porcine livers. Int J Artif Organs. 2014 Feb;37(2):165-172.

O'Connor SC, Gornik HL.  Recent developments in the understanding and management of fibromuscular dysplasia. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Dec;3(6):e001259.

Ontaneda D, Cohn S, Fox RJ.  Risk stratification and mitigation in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2014 Sep 1;3(5):639-649.

Patel N, Alkhouri N, Eng K, Cikach F, Mahajan L, Yan C, Grove D, Rome ES, Lopez R, Dweik RA.  Metabolomic analysis of breath volatile organic compounds reveals unique breathprints in children with inflammatory bowel disease: a pilot study. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2014 Sep;40(5):498-507.

Peetla C, Jin S, Weimer J, Elegbede A, Labhasetwar V.  Biomechanics and thermodynamics of nanoparticle interactions with plasma and endosomal membrane lipids in cellular uptake and endosomal escape. Langmuir. 2014 Jul 1;30(25):7522-7532.

Schonberg DL, Lubelski D, Miller TE, Rich JN.  Brain tumor stem cells: Molecular characteristics and their impact on therapy. Mol Aspects Med. 2014 Oct;39C:82-101.

Seymour EM, Warber SM, Kirakosyan A, Noon KR, Gillespie B, Uhley VE, Wunder J, Urcuyo DE, Kaufman PB, Bolling SF.  Anthocyanin pharmacokinetics and dose-dependent plasma antioxidant pharmacodynamics following whole tart cherry intake in healthy humans. J Funct Foods. 2014 Nov;11:509-516.

Sharaf N, Lobo B, Lee J, Prayson RA.  Primary Hodgkin lymphoma of the central nervous system. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Jul;21(7):1271-1273.

Simpson SL, Prayson RA.  Post-surgical outcome for epilepsy associated with type I focal cortical dysplasia subtypes. Mod Pathol. 2014 Nov;27(11):1455-1460.

Singh RP, Lee TJ, Yau L, Rubio RG.  Collateral vessel presence in branch and central retinal vein occlusions and their impact on visual acuity and anatomical gains: A retrospective analysis. Retina. 2014 Nov;34(11):2242-2249.

Steffen RJ, Sale S, Anandamurthy B, Cruz VB, Grady PM, Soltesz EG, Moazami N.  Using near-infrared spectroscopy to monitor lower extremities in patients on venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Nov;98(5):1853-1854.

Stepan JG, London DA, Boyer MI, Calfee RP.  Blood glucose levels in diabetic patients following corticosteroid injections into the hand and wrist. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Apr;39(4):706-712.

Stephans KL, Djemil T, Diaconu C, Reddy CA, Xia P, Woody NM, Greskovich J, Makkar V, Videtic GMM.  Esophageal dose tolerance to hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy: risk factors for late toxicity. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Sep 1;90(1):197-202.

Sun GEC, Wells BJ, Yip K, Zimmerman R, Raghavan D, Kattan MW, Kashyap SR.  Gender-specific effects of oral hypoglycaemic agents on cancer risk in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2014 Mar;16(3):276-283.

Sundar SJ, Hsieh JK, Manjila S, Lathia JD, Sloan A.  The role of cancer stem cells in glioblastoma. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Dec;37(6):E6.

Trezzi M, Rane AA, Pitas G, Johnston DR.  Primary undifferentiated sarcoma of the tricuspid valve: a case report. ANZ J Surg. 2014 Jul-Aug;84(7-8):592-593.

Turney EJ, Steenberge SP, Lyden SP, Eagleton MJ, Srivastava SD, Sarac TP, Kelso RL, Clair DG.  Late graft explants in endovascular aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Apr;59(4):886-893.

Waitkus MS, Chandrasekharan UM, Willard B, Tee TL, Hsieh JK, Przybycin CG, Rini BI, DiCorleto PE.  Signal integration and gene induction by a functionally distinct STAT3 phosphoform. Mol Cell Biol. 2014 May;34(10):1800-1811.

Wang Z, Tang WHW, Buffa JA, Fu X, Britt EB, Koeth RA, Levison BS, Fan Y, Wu Y, Hazen SL.  Prognostic value of choline and betaine depends on intestinal microbiota-generated metabolite trimethylamine-N-oxide. Eur Heart J. 2014 Apr;35(14):904-910.

Wathen C, Janigro D.  IL-1beta associations with posttraumatic epilepsy development: A genetics and biomarker cohort study. Epilepsia. 2014 Aug;55(8):1313.

Xie H, Xiao SY, Pai R, Jiang W, Shadrach B, Carver P, Wang Y, Shen B, Zhou W, Liu X.  Diagnostic utility of TP53 and cytokeratin 7 immunohistochemistry in idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease-associated neoplasia. Mod Pathol. 2014 Feb;27(2):303-313.

Yamasaki R, Lu H, Butovsky O, Ohno N, Rietsch AM, Cialic R, Wu PM, Doykan CE, Lin J, Cotleur AC, Kidd G, Zorlu MM, Sun N, Hu W, Liu L, Lee JC, Taylor SE, Uehlein L, Dixon D, Gu J, Floruta CM, Zhu M, Charo IF, Weiner HL, Ransohoff RM.  Differential roles of microglia and monocytes in the inflamed central nervous system. J Exp Med. 2014 Jul 28;211(8):1533-1549.

Ye Y, Desai R, Vargas Abello LM, Rajeswaran J, Klein AL, Blackstone EH, Pettersson GB.  Effects of right ventricular morphology and function on outcomes of patients with degenerative mitral valve disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Nov;148(5):2012-2020.e8.

Yogi-Morren D, Galioto R, Strandjord SE, Kennedy L, Manroa P, Kirwan JP, Kashyap S, Gunstad J.  Duration of type 2 diabetes and very low density lipoprotein levels are associated with cognitive dysfunction in metabolic syndrome. Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol. 2014;2014:656341.

Zdradzinski MJ, Qureshi AM, Stewart R, Pettersson G, Krasuski RA.  Comparison of long-term postoperative sequelae in patients with tetralogy of fallot versus isolated pulmonic stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jul 15;114(2):300-304.

Zhang A, Dong B, Doucet AJ, Moldovan JB, Moran JV, Silverman RH.  RNase L restricts the mobility of engineered retrotransposons in cultured human cells. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Apr 1;42(6):3803-3820.

Zhou Y, Singh AK, Hoyt RF, Jr., Wang S, Yu Z, Hunt T, Kindzelski B, Corcoran PC, Mohiuddin MM, Horvath KA.  Regulatory T cells enhance mesenchymal stem cell survival and proliferation following autologous cotransplantation in ischemic myocardium. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Sep;148(3):1131-1137.

Book Chapters

Brown CR, Greenberg RK. Aortic connective tissue disorders. In: Geschwind JFH, Dake MD, eds. Abrams' Angiography : Interventional Radiology. 3rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Health; 2014. Chapter 67. p. 783-793.

Li H, Desai N, Siddiqi K, Sabanegh E, Jr. Assisted reproduction and sperm retrieval techniques for male infertility. In: Rizk BRMB, ed. Medical and Surgical Management of Male Infertility. New Delhi ; Philadelphia, PA: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2014. Chapter 25. p. 214-221.

London DA. Relationship-centered communication and use of the electronic health record (EHR). In: Windover AK, ed. Relationship-Centered Healthcare Communication : an Advanced Topic Guide. North Charleston, SC: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 2014. Chapter 4. p. 29-37.

McCoy A. Interviewing when a companion is present. In: Windover AK, ed. Relationship-Centered Healthcare Communication : an Advanced Topic Guide. North Charleston, SC: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 2014. Chapter 13. p. 123-127.

Xu LT, Singh AD, Traboulsi EI. Systemic associations. In: Pe'er J, Singh AD, eds. Clinical Ophthalmic Oncology. Eyelid and Conjunctival Tumors. 2nd ed. Berlin: Springer; 2014. Chapter 12. p. 125-136.

Xu LT, Singh AD, Traboulsi EI. Systemic associations. In: Pe'er J, Singh AD, eds. Clinical Ophthalmic Oncology. Eyelid and Conjunctival Tumors. 2nd ed. Berlin: Springer; 2014. Chapter 22. p. 229-239.

Xu LT, Traboulsi EI. Genetics of congenital cataracts. In: Wilaons ME, Trivedi RH, eds. Pediatric Cataract Surgery : Techniques, Complications, and Management. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2014. Chapter 1. p. 1-8.



Publications 2013

Journal Publications

Abdullah KG, Lubelski D, Nucifora PGP, Brem S.  Use of diffusion tensor imaging in glioma resection. Neurosurg Focus. 2013 Apr;34(4):E1.

Alraies MC, Desai R, Alraiyes AH.  Unusual presentation of sarcoidosis--involving testis, spinal cord and the brain. QJM. 2013 Aug;106(8):781-782.

Alraiyes AH, Desai R, Auron M, Castillo MD, Alraies MC.  Bronchoesophageal fistula secondary to broncholith. QJM. 2013 Oct;106(10):959-960.

Alvin MD, Lubelski D, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Ventral fusion versus dorsal fusion: determining the optimal treatment for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Neurosurg Focus. 2013 Jul;35(1):E5.

Appachi S, Kashyap SR.  'Adiposopathy' and cardiovascular disease: the benefits of bariatric surgery. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2013 Sep;28(5):540-546.

Awad BI, Lubelski D, Shin JH, Carmody MA, Hoh DJ, Mroz TE, Steinmetz MP.  Bilateral pedicle screw fixation versus unilateral pedicle and contralateral facet screws for minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: Clinical outcomes and cost analysis. Global Spine J. 2013 Dec;3(4):225-230.

Balagamwala EH, Stockham A, Macklis R, Singh AD.  Introduction to radiotherapy and standard teletherapy techniques. Dev Ophthalmol. 2013;52:1-14.

Balagamwala EH, Chao ST.  In Reply to Reiner et al. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013 Apr 1;85(5):1155.

Batra A, Prayson RA.  Meningioangiomatosis associated with focal cortical dysplasia and neurofibrillary tangles. Clin Neuropathol. 2013 Jan-Feb;32(1):37-41.

Beach JM, Mihaljevic T, Svensson LG, Rajeswaran J, Marwick T, Griffin B, Johnston DR, Sabik JF, III, Blackstone EH.  Coronary artery disease and outcomes of aortic valve replacement for severe aortic stenosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Feb 26;61(8):837-848.

Beall EB, Lowe MJ, Alberts JL, Frankemolle AMM, Thota AK, Shah C, Phillips MD.  The effect of forced-exercise therapy for Parkinson's disease on motor cortex functional connectivity. Brain Connect. 2013;3(2):190-198.

Brown CR, Shafii AE, Farver CF, Murthy SC, Pettersson GB, Mason DP.  Pathologic correlates of heparin-free donation after cardiac death in lung transplantation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 May;145(5):e49-e50.

Brown CR, Greenberg RK, Wong S, Eagleton M, Mastracci T, Hernandez AV, Rigelsky CM, Moran R.  Family history of aortic disease predicts disease patterns and progression and is a significant influence on management strategies for patients and their relatives. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Sep;58(3):573-581.

Brown CR, Mason DP, Pettersson GB, Murthy SC.  Outcomes after single lung transplantation in older patients with secondary pulmonary arterial hypertension. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Jan;32(1):134-136.

Buller L, Smith T, Bryan J, Klika A, Barsoum W, Iannotti JP.  The use of patient-specific instrumentation improves the accuracy of acetabular component placement. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Apr;28(4):631-636.

Calderon Y, Chou K, Cowan E, Rhee JY, Mathew S, Ghosh R, Fettig J, Nickerson J, Leider J.  Analysis of HIV testing acceptance and risk factors of an adolescent cohort using emergency department-based multimedia HIV testing and counseling. Sex Transm Dis. 2013 Aug;40(8):624-628.

Campbell MJ, McCoy KL, Shen WT, Carty SE, Lubitz CC, Moalem J, Nehs M, Holm T, Greenblatt DY, Press D, Feng X, Siperstein AE, Mitmaker E, Benay C, Tabah R, Oltmann SC, Chen H, Sippel RS, Brekke A, Vriens MR, Lodewijk L, Stephen AE, Nagar S, Angelos P, Ghanem M, Prescott JD, Zeiger MA, Aragon Han P, Sturgeon C, Elaraj DM, Nixon IJ, Patel SG, Bayles SW, Heneghan R, Ochieng P, Guerrero MA, Ruan DT.  A multi-institutional international study of risk factors for hematoma after thyroidectomy. Surgery. 2013 Dec;154(6):1283-1291.

Chludzinski A, Irani C, Mascha EJ, Kurz A, Devereaux PJ, Sessler DI.  Protocol understanding and anxiety in perioperative clinical trial patients approached for consent on the day of surgery. Mayo Clin Proc.  2013 May;88(5):446-454.

Cucullo L, Hossain M, Tierney W, Janigro D.  A new dynamic in vitro modular capillaries-venules modular system: Cerebrovascular physiology in a box. BMC Neurosci. 2013;14(1):18.

Desai RR, Vargas Abello LM, Klein AL, Marwick TH, Krasuski RA, Ye Y, Nowicki ER, Rajeswaran J, Blackstone EH, Pettersson GB.  Tricuspid regurgitation and right ventricular function after mitral valve surgery with or without concomitant tricuspid valve procedure. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Nov;146(5):1126-1132.

Desai RR, Jha S.  Diagnostic performance of cardiac stress perfusion MRI in the detection of coronary artery disease using fractional flow reserve as the reference standard: a meta-analysis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Aug;201(2):W245-W252.

Dhoot DS, Huo S, Yuan A, Xu D, Srivistava S, Ehlers JP, Traboulsi E, Kaiser PK.  Evaluation of choroidal thickness in retinitis pigmentosa using enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography. Br J Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;97(1):66-69.

Dickstein LP, Yung J, Seifarth FG.  Inguinal herniation of vitelline duct remnant. J Pediatr Surg Case Rep. 2013;1(11):410-412

Farha S, Lundgrin EL, Erzurum SC.  Novel therapeutic approaches to preserve the right ventricle. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2013 Mar;10(1):12-17.

Fettig J, Desiderio M, Nagarajan V.  Elderly-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Sep;61(9):1634-1635.

Ginsberg MR, Rubin RA, Natowicz MR.  Patterning of regional gene expression in autism: new complexity. Sci Rep. 2013 May 13;3:1831.

Gonzalez EM, Prayson RA.  Glioblastoma arising in a patient with Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome. J Clin Neurosci. 2013 Oct;20(10):1464-1465.

Grabowski M, Recinos P, Chen T, Prayson R, Vogelbaum M.  Calcifying pseudoneoplasm of the neuraxis overlying the corpus callosum: a case report and review of the literature. Clin Neuropathol. 2013 Nov-Dec;32(6):515-521.

Grosso MJ, Hwang R, Mroz T, Benzel E, Steinmetz MP.  Relationship between degree of focal kyphosis correction and neurological outcomes for patients undergoing cervical deformity correction surgery. J Neurosurg Spine. 2013 Jun;18(6):537-544.

Harel R, Hwang R, Fakhar M, Steinmetz MP, Novak E, Wang JC, Mroz TE.  Circumferential cervical surgery : To stage or not to stage? J Spinal Disord Tech. 2013 Jun;26(4):183-188.

Hart SA, Devendra GP, Kim YY, Flamm SD, Kalahasti V, Arruda J, Walker E, Boonyasirinant T, Bolen M, Setser R, Krasuski RA.  PINOT NOIR: Pulmonic INsufficiency imprOvemenT with nitric oxide inhalational response. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2013;15(1):75.

He GJ, Zhang A, Liu WF, Yan YB.  Distinct roles of the R3H and RRM domains in poly(A)-specific ribonuclease structural integrity and catalysis. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2013 Jun;1834(6):1089-1098.

Hernandez-Soria A, Yang X, Grosso MJ, Reinhart J, Ricciardi BF, Bostrom M.  In vitro elution characteristics of antibiotic laden BoneSource, hydroxyapatite bone cement. J Biomater Sci Polym Ed. 2013 May;24(7):797-806.

Ho JC, Sabesan VJ, Iannotti JP.  Glenoid component retroversion is associated with osteolysis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Jun 19;95(12):e821-e828.

Ho JC, Youderian A, Davidson IU, Bryan J, Iannotti JP.  Accuracy and reliability of postoperative radiographic measurements of glenoid anatomy and relationships in patients with total shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Aug;22(8):1068-1077.

Hong CW, Abi-Jaoudeh N, Wood BJ.  Needle slippage from needle hub hardware during ablation. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2013 Oct;36(5):1436-1437.

Hong CW, Xu S, Imbesi KL, Wood BJ.  Integrated laser-guided CT biopsy. Clin Imaging. 2013 Nov-Dec;37(6):1135-1137.

Hong CW, Libutti SK, Wood BJ.  Liposomal doxorubicin plus radiofrequency ablation for complete necrosis of a hepatocellular carcinoma. Curr Oncol. 2013 Jun;20(3):e274-e277.

Hu X, Schlanger R, He W, Macklin WB, Yan R.  Reversing hypomyelination in BACE1-null mice with Akt-DD overexpression. FASEB J. 2013 May;27(5):1868-1873.

Hu X, He W, Luo X, Tsubota KE, Yan R.  BACE1 regulates hippocampal astrogenesis via the Jagged1-Notch pathway. Cell Rep. 2013 Jul 11;4(1):40-49.

Humerick M, Hanson J, Rodriguez-Canales J, Lubelski D, Rashid OM, Salinas YD, Shi Y, Ponzio T, Fields R, Emmert-Buck MR, Gainer H.  Analysis of transcription factor mRNAs in identified oxytocin and vasopressin magnocellular neurons isolated by laser capture microdissection. PLoS One. 2013;8(7):e69407.

Keshava HB, Farver CF, Brown CR, Shafii AE, Murthy SC, Yun JJ, Vakil N, Pettersson GB, Mason DP.  Timing of heparin and thrombus formation in donor lungs after cardiac death. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Apr;61(3):246-250.

Koeth RA, Haselden V, Tang WHW.  Myeloperoxidase in cardiovascular disease. Adv Clin Chem. 2013;62:1-32

Koeth RA, Wang Z, Levison BS, Buffa JA, Org E, Sheehy BT, Britt EB, Fu X, Wu Y, Li L, Smith JD, DiDonato JA, Chen J, Li H, Wu GD, Lewis JD, Warrier M, Brown JM, Krauss RM, Tang WHW, Bushman FD, Lusis AJ, Hazen SL.  Intestinal microbiota metabolism of l-carnitine, a nutrient in red meat, promotes atherosclerosis. Nat Med. 2013 May;19(5):576-585.

Koeth RA, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Wang Z, Fu X, Tang WHW, Hazen SL.  Protein carbamylation predicts mortality in ESRD. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Apr;24(5):853-861.

Kopyeva T, Sessler DI, Weiss S, Dalton JE, Mascha EJ, Lee JH, Kiran RP, Udeh B, Kurz A.  Effects of volatile anesthetic choice on hospital length-of-stay: A retrospective study and a prospective trial. Anesthesiology. 2013 Jul;119(1):61-70.

Kwan AC, Cater G, Vargas J, Bluemke DA.  Beyond coronary stenosis: Coronary computed tomographic angiography for the assessment of atherosclerotic plaque burden. Curr Cardiovasc Imaging Rep. 2013 Apr 1;6(2):89-101.

Lakdawala SS, Shih AR, Jayaraman A, Lamirande EW, Moore I, Paskel M, Sasisekharan R, Subbarao K.  Receptor specificity does not affect replication or virulence of the 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza virus in mice and ferrets. Virology. 2013 Nov;446(1-2):349-356.

Lenis TL, Dhrami-Gavazi E, Lee W, Mukkamala SK, Tabacaru MR, Yannuzzi L, Gouras P, Tsang SH.  Novel compound heterozygous mutations resulting in cone dystrophy with supernormal rod response. JAMA Ophthalmol.  2013 Nov 1;131(11):1482-1485.

Lewis B, Mukewar S, Lopez R, Brzezinski A, Hall P, Shen B.  Frequency and risk factors of renal insufficiency in inflammatory bowel disease inpatients. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Aug;19(9):1846-1851.

Lewis B, Lin J, Wu X, Xie H, Shen B, Lai K, Manilich E, Liu X.  Crohn's disease-like reaction predicts favorable prognosis in colitis-associated colorectal cancerr. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Sep;19(10):2190-2198.

Leysath CE, Phillips DD, Crown D, Fattah RJ, Moayeri M, Leppla SH.  Anthrax edema factor toxicity is strongly mediated by the N-end rule.  PLoS One. 2013;8(8):e74474.

Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Nowacki AS, Alvin MD, Steinmetz MP, Chakka S, Li Y, Gajewski N, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Urological complications following use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in anterior lumbar interbody fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2013 Feb;18(2):126-131.

Lubelski D.  Medical school admission interview and licensing examination scores. JAMA. 2013 Mar 20;309(11):1108-1109.

Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Nowacki AS, Alvin MD, Steinmetz MP, Chakka S, Li YM, Gajewski N, Benzel EC, Mroz TE.  Response [No increased risk?]. J Neurosurg Spine. 2013;18(2):124-125

Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Steinmetz MP, Masters F, Benzel EC, Mroz TE, Shin JH.  Lateral extracavitary, costotransversectomy, and transthoracic thoracotomy approaches to the thoracic spine: Review of techniques and complications. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2013 Jun;26(4):222-232.

Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Weil RJ, Marko NF.  Bevacizumab for radiation necrosis following treatment of high grade glioma: a systematic review of the literature. J Neurooncol. 2013 Dec;115(3):317-322.

Lundgrin EL, Janocha AJ, Koch CD, Gebremedhin A, Di Rienzo A, Alkorta-Aranburu G, Brittenham GM, Erzurum SC, Beall CM.  Plasma hepcidin of Ethiopian highlanders with steady-state hypoxia. Blood. 2013 Sep 12;122(11):1989-1991.

Lundgrin EL, Park MM, Sharp J, Tang WHW, Thomas JD, Asosingh K, Comhair SA, DiFilippo FP, Neumann DR, Davis L, Graham BB, Tuder RM, Dostanic I, Erzurum SC.  Fasting 2-deoxy-2-[18F]fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography to detect metabolic changes in pulmonary arterial hypertension hearts over 1 year. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2013 Feb;10(1):1-9.

Motoki H, Borowski AG, Shrestha K, Troughton RW, Martin MG, Tang WHW, Klein AL.  Impact of left ventricular diastolic function on left atrial mechanics in systolic heart failure. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 15;112(6):821-826.

Mukewar S, Mani P, Wu X, Lopez R, Shen B.  YouTube(R) and inflammatory bowel disease. J Crohns Colitis. 2013 Jun 1;7(5):392-402.

Oak SR, Ghodadra A, Winalski CS, Miniaci A, Jones MH.  Radiographic joint space width is correlated with 4-year clinical outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis: data from the osteoarthritis initiative. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2013 Sep;21(9):1185-1190.

Obusez EC, Lian L, Shao Z, Navaneethan U, O'Shea R, Kiran RP, Shen B.  Impact of ileal pouch-anal anastomosis on the surgical outcome of orthotopic liver transplantation for primary sclerosing cholangitis. J Crohns Colitis. 2013 Apr 1;7(3):230-238.

Odio C, Holzman SA, Denison MS, Fraccalvieri D, Bonati L, Franks DG, Hahn ME, Powell WH.  Specific ligand binding domain residues confer low dioxin responsiveness to AHR1beta of xenopus laevis. Biochemistry.  2013 Mar 12;52(10):1746-1754.

Orge FH, Lee TJ, Walsh M, Gordon K.  Comparison of fentanyl and morphine in laser surgery for retinopathy of prematurity. J AAPOS. 2013 Apr;17(2):135-139.

Park JE, Yuen HF, Zhou JB, Al-Aidaroos AQO, Guo K, Valk PJ, Zhang SD, Chng WJ, Hong CW, Mills K, Zeng Q.  Oncogenic roles of PRL-3 in FLT3-ITD induced acute myeloid leukaemia. EMBO Mol Med. 2013 Sep;5(9):1351-1366.

Phillips DD, Fattah RJ, Crown D, Zhang Y, Liu S, Moayeri M, Fischer ER, Hansen BT, Ghirlando R, Nestorovich EM, Wein AN, Simons L, Leppla SH, Leysath CE.  Engineering anthrax toxin variants that exclusively form octamers and their application to targeting tumors. J Biol Chem. 2013 Mar 29;288(13):9058-9065.

Phillips DD, Garboczi DN, Singh K, Hu Z, Leppla SH, Leysath CE.  The sub-nanomolar binding of DNA-RNA hybrids by the single-chain Fv fragment of antibody S9.6. J Mol Recognit. 2013 Aug;26(8):376-381.

Rader F, Pujara AC, Pattakos G, Rajeswaran J, Li L, Castel L, Chung MK, Gillinov AM, Costantini O, Van Wagoner DR, Blackstone EH.  Perioperative heart-type fatty acid binding protein levels in atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Feb;10(2):153-157.

Raman FS, Nacif MS, Cater G, Gai N, Jones J, Li D, Sibley CT, Liu S, Bluemke DA.  3.0-T whole-heart coronary magnetic resonance angiography: comparison of gadobenate dimeglumine and gadofosveset trisodium. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jun;29(5):1085-1094.

Roselli EE, Isabella MA.  Frozen elephant trunk procedure. Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2013;18(2):87-100

Sabesan V, Callanan M, Ho J, Iannotti JP.  Clinical and radiographic outcomes of total shoulder arthroplasty with bone graft for osteoarthritis with severe glenoid bone loss. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Jul 17;95(14):1290-1296.

Sahgal A, Atenafu EG, Chao S, Al-Omair A, Boehling N, Balagamwala EH, Cunha M, Thibault I, Angelov L, Brown P, Suh J, Rhines LD, Fehlings MG, Chang E.  Vertebral compression fracture after spine stereotactic body radiotherapy: A multi-institutional analysis with a focus on radiation dose and the Spinal Instability Neoplastic Score. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Sep 20;31(27):3426-3431.

Samara MA, Tang WHW, Cikach F, Jr., Gul Z, Tranchito L, Paschke KM, Viterna J, Wu Y, Laskowski D, Dweik RA.  Single exhaled breath metabolomic analysis identifies unique breathprint in patients with acute decompensated heart failure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Apr 2;61(13):1463-1464.

Scoffone HM, Krajewski M, Zorca S, Bereal-Williams C, Littel P, Seamon C, Mendelsohn L, Footman E, Abi-Jaoudeh N, Sachdev V, Machado RF, Cuttica M, Shamburek R, Cannon RO, III, Remaley A, Minniti CP, Kato GJ.  Effect of extended-release niacin on serum lipids and on endothelial function in adults with sickle cell anemia and low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Nov 1;112(9):1499-1504.

Shao Z, Shrestha K, Borowski AG, Kennedy DJ, Epelman S, Thomas JD, Tang WHW.  Increasing serum soluble angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 activity after intensive medical therapy is associated with better prognosis in acute decompensated heart failure. J Card Fail. 2013 Sep;19(9):605-610.

Shen BY, Punjabi OS, Lowder CY, Sears JE, Singh RP.  Early treatment response of fluocinolone (RETISERT) implantation in patients with uveitic macular edema: An optical coherence tomography study. Retina. 2013 Apr;33(4):873-877.

Shih A, Prayson RA.  Metastatic Hürthle cell carcinoma of the thyroid to the brain – Case report and review of the literature. International Journal of Neuropathology. 2013;1(1):1-7

Sidorova JM, Kehrli K, Mao F, Monnat R, Jr.  Distinct functions of human RECQ helicases WRN and BLM in replication fork recovery and progression after hydroxyurea-induced stalling. DNA Repair (Amst ). 2013 Feb 1;12(2):128-139.

Sisk B, Nikore V, Madsen C.  High prevalence of back pain at free clinics in the sacred valley of Peru. J Glob Health. 2013 Jun;39(1)

Stockham A, Balagamwala EH, Singh AD, Macklis R.  Teletherapy: advanced techniques. Dev Ophthalmol. 2013;52:15-28.

Sugimoto M, Cutler A, Shen B, Moss SE, Iyengar SK, Klein R, Folkman J, Anand-Apte B.  Inhibition of EGF signaling protects the diabetic retina from insulin-induced vascular leakage. Am J Pathol. 2013 Sep;183(3):987-995.

Tan N, Chung MK, Smith JD, Hsu J, Serre D, Newton DW, Castel L, Soltesz E, Pettersson G, Gillinov AM, Van Wagoner DR, Barnard J.  Weighted gene coexpression network analysis of human left atrial tissue identifies gene modules associated with atrial fibrillation. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2013 Aug 1;6(4):362-371.

Tang WHW, Wang Z, Levison BS, Koeth RA, Britt EB, Fu X, Wu Y, Hazen SL.  Intestinal microbial metabolism of phosphatidylcholine and cardiovascular risk. N Engl J Med. 2013 Apr 25;368(17):1575-1584.

Tee M, Noble JA, Bluemke DA.  Imaging techniques for cardiac strain and deformation: comparison of echocardiography, cardiac magnetic resonance and cardiac computed tomography. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2013 Feb;11(2):221-231.

Toprani S, Durand DM.  Long-lasting hyperpolarization underlies seizure reduction by low frequency deep brain electrical stimulation. J Physiol. 2013 Nov 15;591(Pt 22):5765-5790.

Toprani S, Durand DM.  Fiber tract stimulation can reduce epileptiform activity in an in-vitro bilateral hippocampal slice preparation. Exp Neurol. 2013 Feb;240:28-43.

Trichonas G, Lee TJ, Hoppe G, Au J, Sears JE.  Prolyl hydroxylase inhibition during hyperoxia prevents oxygen-induced retinopathy in the rat 50/10 model. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013;54(7):4919-4926.

Trigunaite A, Khan A, Der E, Song A, Varikuti S, Jorgensen TN.  Gr-1(high) CD11b+ cells suppress B cell differentiation and lupus-like disease in lupus-prone male mice. Arthritis Rheum. 2013 Sep;65(9):2392-2402.

Vasudevan NT, Mohan ML, Gupta MK, Martelli EE, Hussain AK, Qin Y, Chandrasekharan UM, Young D, Feldman AM, Sen S, Dorn GW, II, DiCorleto PE, Naga Prasad SV.  Gbetagamma-independent recruitment of G-protein coupled receptor kinase 2 drives tumor necrosis factor alpha-induced cardiac beta-adrenergic receptor dysfunction. Circulation. 2013 Jul 23;128(4):377-387.

Winkler T, Hong SG, Decker JE, Morgan MJ, Wu C, Hughes WM, V, Yang Y, Wangsa D, Padilla-Nash HM, Ried T, Young NS, Dunbar CE, Calado RT.  Defective telomere elongation and hematopoiesis from telomerase-mutant aplastic anemia iPSCs. J Clin Invest. 2013 May 1;123(5):1952-1963.

Wong S, Greenberg RK, Brown CR, Mastracci TM, Bena J, Eagleton MJ.  Endovascular repair of aortoiliac aneurysmal disease with the helical iliac bifurcation device and the bifurcated-bifurcated iliac bifurcation device. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Oct;58(4):861-869.

Wu YL, Ye Q, Eytan DF, Liu L, Rosario BL, Hitchens TK, Yeh FC, Rooijen vN, Ho C.  Magnetic resonance imaging investigation of macrophages in acute cardiac allograft rejection after heart transplantation. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Nov;6(6):965-973.

Xie H, Dahiya S, Murphy ES, Chao ST, Suh JH, Stevens GH, Peereboom DM, Ahluwalia MS.  Primary central nervous system lymphoma in the elderly: the Cleveland Clinic experience. Anticancer Res. 2013 Aug;33(8):3251-3258.

Xie H, Jiang W, Jiang J, Wang Y, Kim R, Liu X, Liu X.  Predictive and prognostic roles of ribonucleotide reductase M1 in resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Cancer. 2013 Jan 1;119(1):173-181.

Xie H, Jiang W, Xiao SY, Liu X.  High expression of survivin is prognostic of shorter survival but not predictive of adjuvant gemcitabine benefit in patients with resected pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Histochem Cytochem. 2013 Feb;61(2):148-155.

Yan K, Yang K, Rich JN.  The evolving landscape of glioblastoma stem cells. Curr Opin Neurol. 2013 Dec;26(6):701-707.

Zahradnik V, Lubelski D, Abdullah KG, Kelso R, Mroz T, Kashyap VS.  Vascular injuries during anterior exposure of the thoracolumbar spine. Ann Vasc Surg. 2013 Apr;27(3):306-313.

Zheng Q, Banaszak L, Fracci S, Basali D, Dunlap SM, Hursting SD, Rich JN, Hjlemeland AB, Vasanji A, Berger NA, Lathia JD, Reizes O.  Leptin receptor maintains cancer stem-like properties in triple negative breast cancer cells. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2013 Dec;20(6):797-808.

Zhou N, Singh K, Mir MC, Parker Y, Lindner D, Dreicer R, Ecsedy JA, Zhang Z, Teh BT, Almasan A, Hansel DE.  The investigational aurora kinase A inhibitor MLN8237 induces defects in cell viability and cell-cycle progression in malignant bladder cancer cells in vitro and in vivo. Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Apr 1;19(7):1717-1728.

Book Chapters


Cater GM, Krasuski RA. Pulmonary hypertension. In: Anwaruddin S, Martin JM, Stephens JC, Askari AT, eds. Cardiovascular Hemodynamics : an Introductory Guide. New York, NY: Humana Press; 2013. Chapter 12. p. 241-261.

Sears NC, Yen Lowder C. Retinal and choroidal manifestations of viral diseases. In: Arevalo JF, ed. Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Selected Systemic Diseases. New York, NY: Springer; 2013. Chapter 8. p. 139-1608.

Tierney WS, Provencio JJ. Medical management of stroke. In: Corrigan ML, Escuro AA, Kirby DF, eds. Handbook of Clinical Nutrition and Stroke. New York, NY: Humana; 2013. Chapter 10. p. 139-152.

Yip K, Kashyap S. Therapy for type 2 diabetes. In: Bhatt DL, ed. Atherothrombosis in Clinical Practice. New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2013. Chapter 10. p. 145-158.


Publications prior to 2013

 A common connexin-40 gene promoter variant affects connexin-40 expression in human atria,Submitted for peer-review,
 Checklist: passport, plane ticket, organ transplant.,American Journal of Transplantation,7,7
 Dual Simulated Childbirth Injuries Result in Slowed Recovery of Pudendal Nerve and Urethral Function.,Neurourology and Urodynamics,28,3
 Loss of STAT1 Is Associated with Increased Aortic Rupture in an Experimental Model of Aortic Dissection,Journal of Vascular Surgery,,
"EDNRA variants associate with smooth muscle mRNA levels, cell proliferation rates and cystic fibrosis pulmonary disease severity,Physiologic Genomics,,
10mM glucosamine prevents activation of proADAMTS5 (aggrecanase-2) in transfected cells by interference with post-translational modification of furin.,Osteoarthritis and Cartilage,18,3
A Comprehensive Communication Skills Teaching Elective for Senior Medical Students: A Pilot Program,Medical Teacher,,
A controlled trial of bowel rest in Crohn's Disease patients:  A Pivotal Paper Review,Nutrition in Clinical Practice,23,3
A genome-wide linkage scan identifies multiple QTLs for HDL cholesterol levels in families with premature CAD and MI,Journal of Lipid Research,,
A new technique to measure the dynamic contact pressures on the Tibial Plateau.,Journal of biomechanics,41,10
A novel surface treatment for porous metallic implants that improves the rate of bony ongrowth.,Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A,86,4
Abeta oligomer-induced aberrations in synapse composition, shape, and density provide a molecular basis for loss of connectivity in Alzheimer's disease.,The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience,27,4
Activation of p53 by MEG3 non-coding RNA.,Journal of Biochemistry,282,34
Acute pain in children and adults with sickle cell disease: management in the absence of evidence-based guidelines.,Current opinion in hematology,,
ADAMTS Metalloproteases Generate Active Versican Fragments that Regulate Interdigital Web Regression,Developmental Cell,17,5
Adaptation to a long term (4 weeks) arginine- and precursor (glutamate, proline and aspartate)-free diet.,Clinical nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland),27,4
Analysis of a Shc family adaptor protein, ShcD/Shc4, that associates with muscle-specific kinase.,Molecular and cellular biology,27,13
Antagonism of peripheral inflammation reduces the severity of status epilepticus,Neurobiology of Disease,33,2
Association between four SNPs on chromosome 9p21 and myocardial infarction is replicated in an Italian population.,Journal of human genetics,53,2
Avoidable reoperations for thyroid and parathyroid surgery: effect of hospital volume.,Surgery,144,6
Bicarbonate kinetics and predicted energy expenditure in critically ill children.,The American journal of clinical nutrition,88,2
Bilateral Locked Cervical Facets with Incomplete Myelopathy,,,
Bilateral subthalamic stimulation impairs cognitive-motor performance in Parkinson's disease patients,Brain,,
Cancer suppression at old age,Cancer Research,68,11
CCLCM Medical Student Reference Guide
Cell proliferation in the striatum during postnatal development: preferential distribution in subregions of the ventral striatum,Brain Structure and Function,213,1-2
China: a case study regarding transplant publishing practices.,Journal of Information Ethics,18,2
c-Kit immunophenotyping and metalloproteinase expression profiles of mast cells in interstitial lung diseases,J Pathol. ,206,3
Clinical Features of Ileal Pouch-anal Anastomosis in African American Patients with Underlying Ulcerative Colitis,Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics,,
Combined effects of prenatal inhibition of vasculogenesis and neurogenesis on rat brain development.,Neurobiology of disease,32,3
Cost effectiveness analysis of a hypertension management program in patients with type 2 diabetes.,Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.),11,3
Crystal structure of YfeU protein from Haemophilus influenzae: a predicted etherase involved in peptidoglycan recycling.,Journal of structural and functional genomics,,
Cutaneous appendageal carcinoma incidence patterns in the United States: A Population-Based Study of 1,801 cases,Archives of Dermatology,,
Cutting Edge: Spontaneous Development of IL-17-Producing {gamma}{delta} T Cells in the Thymus Occurs via a TGF-{beta}1-Dependent Mechanism,Journal of Immunology,,
CYLD missense mutations occur in USP domain and are associated with multiple familial trichoepithelioma,Journal of Investigative Dermatology,129,
DAPK-ZIPK-L13a Axis Constitutes a Negative Feedback Model Regulating Inflammatory Gene Expression,Molecular Cell,32,3
Defective ribosomal products are the major source of antigenic peptides endogenously generated from influenza A virus neuraminidase,Jounal of Immunology,184,3
Degradation Behavior of Poly(glycerol sebacate),Journal of Biomedical Materials Research,,
Digestive passage rates for Allenopithecus nigroviridis and Cercopithecus lhoesti,International Journal of Primatology,,
Distribution of voltage-gated potassium (Kv) and hyperpolarization-activated (HCN) channels in sensory afferent fibers in the rat carotid body,The Journal of comparative neurology,,
Does Education Influence Pediatricians' Perceptions of Physician-Specific Barriers for Maternal Depression?,Clinical Pediatrics,,
Does the implementation of an interferon-gamma release assay in lieu of a tuberculin skin test increase acceptance of preventive therapy for latent tuberculosis among healthcare workers?,Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the offic
Engineering liver tissue spheroids with inverted colloidal crystal scaffolds.,Biomaterials,30,27
Evidence against roles for phorbol binding protein Munc13-1, ADAM adaptor Eve-1, or vesicle trafficking phosphoproteins Munc18 or NSF as phospho-state-sensitive modulators of phorbol/PKC-activated Alzheimer APP ectodomain shedding,Mol Neurode
Expression, activation, and function of integrin alphaMbeta2 (Mac-1) on neutrophil-derived microparticles.,Blood,112,6
Facial Asymmetry Involving the Parotid Gland of an Infant.,Clinical pediatrics,,
Feasibility of Fluid Volume Conductance to Assess Bladder Volume,Neurourology and Urodynamics,27,6
Film Review: Iranian Kidney Bargain Sale ,Progress in Transplantation,19,3
Follow Up Disparities after Trauma: A Real Problem for Outcomes Research,American Journal of Surgery,199,3
Four SNPS on chromosome 9p21 confer risk to premature, familial CAD and MI in an American Caucasian population (GeneQuest).,Annals of human genetics,72,Pt 5
Four SNPs on chromosome 9p21 in a South Korean population implicate a genetic locus that confers high cross-race risk for development of coronary artery disease.,Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology,28,2
Gene expression profile of human airway epithelium induced by hyperoxia in vivo,American Journal of Respiratory Molecular Cell Biology,35,4
Gene expression profiles of the rat brain both immediately and 3 months following acute sarin exposure.,Biochemical Pharmacology,71,4
HCV sequence variation induces an HCV-specific T cell phenotype analogous to spontaneous resolution.,Journal of Virology,,
High Yield Pharmacology
History of the Autopsy,,,
HIV Care in the Dominican Republic: A Student's Reflection,Global Pulse,5,2
Hospital Admission for Acute Painful Episode following Methacholine Challenge in an Adolescent with Sickle Cell Disease,Pediatric Pulmonology,44,7
How is an Autopsy Done?,,,
Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: The Current Picture,The Female Patient,34,10
Human prion proteins with pathogenic mutations share common conformational changes resulting in enhanced binding to glycosaminoglycans.,Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America,104,18
Identification and characterization of multiple similar ligand binding repeats in filamin: Implication on filamin-mediated receptor clustering and cross-talking ,The Journal of Biological Chemistry,,
Identification and characterization of multiple similar ligand-binding repeats in filamin: IMPLICATION ON FILAMIN-MEDIATED RECEPTOR CLUSTERING AND CROSS-TALK.,The Journal of biological chemistry,284,50
Idiopathic Hypercalciuria due to Mutation of the SLC34A3 Gene Encoding the Renal NaPi-IIc Sodium Phosphate Cotransporter.,Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism,94,11
IL-4 protein expression and basal activation of Erk in vivo in follicular lymphoma,Blood,,
Image Quiz: Thigh Mass in a Fifty-five-Year-Old woman,The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery,,
Impact of Fibrinogen Levels on Angiographic Progression and 12-year Survival in the Armed Forces Regression Study,Angiology,,
Impact of Fibrinogen Levels on Angiographic Progression and 12-Year Survival in the Armed Forces Regression Study,Angiology,0,0
Implantation of a synthetic meniscal scaffold improves joint contact mechanics in a partial meniscectomy cadaver model.,J Biomed Mater Res A. ,92,3
Implantation of a synthetic meniscal scaffold improves joint contact mechanics in a partial meniscectomy cadaver model.,Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A,78,1
In vivo and in vitro analysis of rat lumbar spine range of motion.,CORR,,
In Vivo and In Vitro Effects of Pilocarpine: Relevance to Ictogenesis,Epilepsia,48,10
Incidence of Asymptomatic Patent Foramen Ovale According to Age,Annals of Internal Medicine,150,6
Increased prevalence of breast cancer among patients with thyroid and parathyroid disease.,Surgery,142,6
Induced hepatic fibrosis in rats: hepatic steatosis, macromolecule content, perfusion parameters, and their correlations--preliminary MR imaging in rats.,Radiology,247,3
Ingestion of Baptisia Australis in Twin Sisters: Case Report and Literature Review,x,,
Intraoperative Crisis Management in Spine Surgery: What to Do When Things Go Bad,,,
Intraoperative Diagnosis and Management of Patent Foramen Ovale—Reply,JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association,302,21
Isolated adrenal hematoma presenting as acute right upper quadrant pain,Journal of Emergency Medicine,,
Isolated Adrenal Hematoma Presenting as Acute Right Upper Quadrant Pain.,The Journal of emergency medicine,,
Large-scale evaluation of protein reductive methylation for improving protein crystallization.,Nature methods,5,10
Leukotriene Pathway in Sickle Cell Disease: A potential target for directed therapy,Expert Reviews in Hematology,2,1
Ligand binding promotes prion protein aggregation--role of the octapeptide repeats.,The FEBS journal,275,22
Long-term prognostic value of peak oxygen consumption in women versus men with heart failure and severely impaired left ventricular systolic function.,The American journal of cardiology,100,2
Loss of heterozygosity 4q24 and TET2 mutations associated with myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms.,Blood,113,25
Loss of MMP-2 disrupts skeletal and craniofacial development and results in decreased bone mineralization, joint erosion and defects in osteoblast and osteoclast growth.,Human Molecular Genetics,16,9
Macronutrient Requirement for Growth Protein/Amino Acid. ,,,
Measurement of nutritional status in Crohn’s disease patients receiving infliximab therapy,Nutrition in Clinical Practice,23,5
Medical student review of "Rubin's Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine, 5th Edition",American Journal of Surgical Pathology,,
Mitochondrial Disease in Autism Spectrum Disorder Patients: A Cohort Analysis.,PLoS ONE,3,11
Morphometric and volumetric analysis of the lateral masses of the lower cervical spine,Spine ,34,
Motor neuron inhibition-based gene therapy for spasticity,Am J Phys Med Rehabil,86,5
Moving Beyond Traditional Measurement of Mortality after Injury: Evaluation of Risks for Late Death,Journal of the American College of Surgeons,,
Non-cardiac Surgery and Exercise in Valvular Heart Disease ,,,
Normal cellular prion protein with a methionine at position 129 has a more exposed helix 1 and is more prone to aggregate.,Biochemical and biophysical research communications,368,4
Operational tolerance to class I disparate lungs can be induced despite pretransplant immunization with class I allopeptides.,Transplantation,84,11
Origin of the radio frequency pulse artifact in simultaneous EEG-fMRI recording: rectification at the carbon-metal interface.,IEEE Trans Biomed Eng,54,9
Parafascicular thalamic nucleus activity in a rat model of Parkinson's disease,Experimental Neurology,217,2
Patient-Perceived Effectiveness of a New Male Sling as Treatment for Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence,Journal of Urology,183,1
Phenotypes, genotypes, and the 9p21 locus for prediction of cardiovascular events,Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions,,
Phylogenomic analysis of vertebrate thrombospondins reveals fish-specific paralogues, ancestral gene relationships and a tetrapod innovation,BMC Evolutionary Biology,33,6
Phylogenomic analysis of vertebrate thrombospondins reveals fish-specific paralogues, ancestral gene relationships and a tetrapod innovation.,BMC evolutionary biology,6,1-2
Potentially inappropriate medications and adverse drug effects in elders in the ED,American Journal of Emergency Medicine,26,6
Prevalence and repair of intraoperatively diagnosed patent foramen ovale and association with perioperative outcomes and long-term survival.,JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association,302,3
Prior history of non-melanoma skin cancer is associated with increased mortality in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia,Haematologica,94,10
Progression of epididymal maldevelopment into hamartoma-like neoplasia in VHL disease.,Neoplasia (New York, N.Y.),10,10
Prospective evaluation of prostate cancer risk in candidates for inguinal hernia repair.,Journal of the American College of Surgeons,209,3
Protracted haemangioblastic proliferation and differentiation in von Hippel-Lindau disease.,The Journal of pathology,216,4
Pseudohypoparathyroidism: A Variation on the Theme of Hypoparathyroidism,Hypoparathyroidism Association Website,,
Pulpal effects of enamel ablation with a microsecond pulsed [lambda] = 9.3-µm CO2 laser,Lasers in Surgery and Medicine,41,4
Reversing cognitive-motor impairments in Parkinson's disease patients using a computational modelling approach to deep brain stimulation programming.,Brain : a journal of neurology,,
Risk of Infection after Mid-urethral Sling Surgery:  Are Postoperative Antibiotics Necessary?,Urology,E-Pub,In Press
linked scholarships, loans, and loan repayment programs for nurses in the southeast.,J Prof Nurs.,24,2
Sterically encumbered chiral amino alcohols for titanium catalyzed asymmetric intramolecular hydroamination of aminoallenes,Tetrahedron: Asymmetry,20,11
TaqMan Method for SNP Genotyping. ,Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms: Methods and Protocols. Methods in Molecular Biology,578,2
Targeting of specific HLA-B*57-restricted epitopes is associated with spontaneous control and evolution of HCV,Journal of Clinical Investigation,,
Temporal dynamics of a predominant protease-inhibitor resistance mutation in a treatment naïve HCV-infected individual,Journal of Infectious Disease,199,5
The changing presentation of hyperparathyroidism over 3 decades.,Archives of Surgery,143,3
The effect of medical comorbidity on self-reported shoulder-specific health related quality of life in patients with shoulder disease.,Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery,,
The effect of sustained delivery of vascular endothelial growth factor on angiogenesis in tissue-engineered intestine.,Biomaterials,29,19
The folliculin mutation database: an online database of mutations associated with Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome,Human mutation,30,9
The indirect alloresponse impairs the induction but not maintenance of tolerance to MHC class I-disparate allografts.,American journal of transplantation,9,1
Thyroid hormone regulates terminal differentiation of chondrocytes through local induction of bone morphogenetic protein activity,Endocrinology,,
Toxicogenomic studies of the rat brain at an early time point following acute sarin exposure.,Neurochemical Research,31,3
Transcription of rat TRPV1 utilizes a dual promoter system that is positively regulated by nerve growth factor,Neurochemistry,101,1
Transglutaminase-1 gene mutations in autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis: summary of mutations (including 23 novel) and modeling of TGase-1,Human mutation,30,4
Transplants for Liver Diseases,
Tumor-mediated Conversion of Neutrophils into Myeloid-derived Suppressor Cells by GM-CSF and Sunitinib-sensitive Tumor Product,Cancer Research,,
Update of cylindromatosis gene (CYLD) mutations in Brooke-Spiegler syndrome: novel insights into the role of deubiquitination in cell signaling,Human mutation,30,7
Urinary cysteinyl leukotriene E4 significantly increases during pain in children and adults with sickle cell disease.,American journal of hematology,84,4
Usefulness and preference for tablet personal computers by medical students: are the features worth the money?,AMIA Annu Symp Proc,Nov 6.
Visualizing canonical Wnt Signaling During Mouse Craniofacial Development,Developmental Dynamics,