UAMS Surgery Department Recent Publications (journals)

2020-2021 FY

July 1, 2020 – present

Surgery faculty noted in bold

Student, resident, fellow co-authors noted in bold/italics


  1. Berry C, Khabele D, Johnson-Mann C, Henry-Tillman R, Joseph KA, Turner P, Pugh C, Fayanju OM, Backhus L, Sweeting R, Newman EA, Oseni T, Hasson RM, White C, Cobb A, Johnston FM, Stallion A, Karpeh M, Nwariaku F, Rodriguez LM, Jordan AH. A call to action: Black/African American women surgeon scientists, where are they? Ann Surg. 2020 Jul;272(1):24-29.PMID: 32209893
  2. Calderon E, Chang YH, Chang JM, Velazco C, Giorgakis E, et al. Outcomes and health care utilization after early hospital dismissal in kidney transplantation: An analysis of 1001 consecutive cases [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 9]. Ann Surg. 2020. PMID: 32516231
  3. Chatterjee K, Harrington S, Sexton K, Goyal A, Robertson RD, Corwin HL. Impact of palliative care utilization for surgical patients receiving prolonged mechanical ventilation: National trends (2009–2013). Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2020 Sep;46(9), 493-500. PMID: 32414575.
  4. Farmer J, Demirel D, Erol R, Ahmadi D, Halic T, Kockara S, Arikatla S, Sexton KW, Ahmadi S. Systematic approach for content and construct validation: Case studies for arthroscopy and laparoscopy. Int J Med Robot. 2020 Aug;16(4):e2105. PMID: 32207877
  5. Giorgakis E, Zehtaban SP, Stevens AE, Bhusal S, Burdine L. COVID-19 in solid organ transplant recipients. Transpl Infect Dis. 2020 Jul 15:e13419. PMID: 32667723
  6. Gongola A, Reif R, Jensen H, Hutchison M, Mason C, Sexton KW. Measles immunity in emergency medical providers. Vaccine, 2020, in Press, Available online 11 August 2020. doi:  10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.08.012. No PMID
  7. Harrison DK, Waldrip ZJ, Burdine L, Shalin SC, Burdine MS.  DNA-PKcs inhibition extends allogeneic skin graft survival. Transplantation. September 1, 2020; Online ahead of print. PMID: 32890138
  8. Kakadia S, Trotta H, Kurczek L, Burdine L, Veeraputhiran M, Giorgakis E. Early outcomes of Ruxolitinib in the treatment of steroid refractory graft-versus-host disease on liver transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2020 Aug;104(8):e247. PMID: 32732859
  9. Kalkwarf KJ, Drake SA, Yang Y, Thetford C, Myers L, Brock M, Wolf DA, Persse D, Wade CE, Holcomb JB. Bleeding to death in a big city: An analysis of all trauma deaths from hemorrhage in a metropolitan area over one year. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Jul 16. PMID: 32590562
  10. McBain SA, Garneau-Fournier J, Turchik JA. The relationship between provider gender preferences and perceptions of providers among veterans who have experienced military sexual trauma. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2020; doi: 10.1177/0886260520944536.
  11. Perisetti A, Inamdar S, Garcia-Saenz-de-Sicilia M, Giorgakis E. Abnormal liver enzymes in a liver transplant recipient. Am J Transplant. 2020 Jul;20(7):1932-1934. PMID: 32383282
  12. Polites SF, Moody S, Williams RF, …, Dassinger MS, Goldenberg-Sandau A, Roman JS, Jenkins TM, Falcone RA. Timing and volume of crystalloid and blood products in pediatric trauma: An eastern association for the surgery of trauma multicenter prospective observational study. Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Jul;89(1):36-42. PMID: 32251263
  13. Porter A, Brown CC, Tilford JM, Thomas K, Maxson RT, Sexton K, Karim S, Zohoori N, Rodriguez A. Association of insurance status with treatment and outcomes in pediatric patients with severe traumatic brain injury. Crit Care Med. 2020 Jul;48(7):e584-e591. PMID: 32427612
  14. Puzio TJ, Kalkwarf KJ, Cotton BA. Predicting the need for massive transfusion in the prehospital setting. Expert Review of Hematology. 2020 Aug 1. PMID: 32746651.
  15. Ragland K, Reif R, Karim S, Sexton KW, Cherney SM, Stambough JB, Mears SC. Demographics, treatment, and cost of periprosthetic femur fractures: Fixation versus revision.   Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil. 2020 Jul 19;11:2151459320939550. eCollection 2020.
  16. Sheckley M, Calderon E, Patel BM, Sen A, Giorgakis E, et al. Utilization of veno-arterial extracorporeal life support for acute respiratory distress syndrome after liver transplant. [published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 7]. Exp Clin Transplant. 2020; PMID: 32778014
  17. Smith AR, Karim SA, Reif RR, Beck WC, Taylor JR, Davis BL, Bhavaraju AV, Jensen HK, Kimbrough MK, Sexton KW. ROTEM as a predictor of mortality in patients with severe trauma. J Surg Res. 2020 Jul 1;251:107-11. PMID: 32114212
  18. Yuen JC, Gonzalez SR. Addressing the surgical training gaps caused by the COVID-19 pandemic: An opportunity for implementing standards for remote surgical training. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Jul;146(1):109e-110e. PMID: 32590688
  19. Whittington JR, Pagan ME, Nevil BD, Kalkwarf KJ, Sharawi NE, Hughes DS, Sandlin AT. Risk of vascular complications in prophylactic compared to emergent resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) in the management of placenta accreta spectrum. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. Ahead of Print. 2020. DOI: 10.1080/14767058.2020.1802717.


UAMS Surgery Department Publications 2019-2020 FY

July 1, 2019 – June 31, 2020


  1. Ahmed AM, Greiten LE, Pislaru SV, Maalouf JF, Tweet MS. Mitral valve prosthesis dehiscence with severe regurgitation and pseudoaneurysm in a young woman with recurrent nonbacterial thrombotic endocarditis. CASE (Phila). 2019 Nov 1;4(2):66-68. PMID: 32337392
  2. Apelt N, Greenwell C, Tweed J, Notrica DM, Maxson RT, Garcia NM, Lawson K, Eubanks JW, Letton RW Jr, Schindel D. Air guns: A contemporary review of injuries at six pediatric level I trauma centers. J Surg Res. 2020 Apr;248:1-6. PMID: 31837505
  3. Bansal A, Chan J, Bansal A, Carter-Thompson WP, Akhtar F, Parrino PE, Bhama JK. Preoperative vitamin K reduces blood transfusions at time of left ventricular assist device implant.  Ann Thoracic Surg. 2020 Mar 1;109(3):787-93. PMID: 31470010
  4. Bansal A, Schexnayder D, Akhtar F, Bansal A, Velasco-Gonzalez C, Verma A, Bates M, Parrino PE, Desai S, Bhama JK. Right heart failure in different left ventricular assist devices: Single-center experience. Ochsner J. 2019 Sep 21;19(3):194-8. PMID: 31528128
  5. Bettis J, Thrush CR, Slotcavage R, Stephenson K, Petersen E, Kimbrough MK. What makes them different? An exploration of mentoring for female faculty, residents, and medical students pursuing a career in surgery. Am J Surg. 2019 Oct (4):767-771. PMID: 31383348
  6. Bhama AR, Melnitchouk N, Mizell JS, Sherman KL, Zaghiyan K. Evaluation of practice patterns of chemodenervation for anal fissure of the ASCRS young surgeons. Tech Coloproctol. 2020 Jun;24(6):611-612. PMID: 32232595
  7. Bhama JK. Commentary: Good information is the best medicine. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Jan 3. S0022-5223(19)43492-2. PMID:
  8. Bhama JK. Commentary: Not everything that matters can be measured…  Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Jun 29:S1043-0679(20)30219-7. PMID: 32610190
  9. Bhaskar P, Rettiganti M, Sadot E, Paul T, Garros D, Frankel LR, Reemtsen B, Butt W, Gupta P. An international survey comparing different physician models for health care delivery to critically ill children with heart disease. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2020 May;21(5):415-422. PMID: 32365284
  10. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS, Mehl SC, Gokun Y, Gowen MS, Burford JM, Smith SD. Timing of enterostomy closure for neonatal isolated intestinal perforation. J Pediatr Surg. 2020 Jan 7;S0022-3468(19)30874-7. PMID: 31954555
  11. COVIDSurg Collaborative (includes UAMS authors: Giorgakis E, Bhavaraju A, Kalkwarf K, Roberts M, Robertson R). Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: An international cohort study. Lancet. 2020 Jun 9:S0140-6736(20)31350-7. PMID: 32531186
  12. Daily J, Teo E, Thrush CR, Mizell J. Lessons learned from the creation of a business of medicine course, MedEdPublish. 2019 July; 8, [3], 5, No PMID
  13. DeLoach JP, Jambhekar K, Mizell JS. Protecting your buns: Description of a new teaching tool for total mesorectal excision. Dis Colon Rectum. 2019 Nov 62(11), 1273-1275. PMID: 31596757
  14. Eastin C, Karim S, Hawthorn C, Webb MH, Waheed MA, Buford A, Hutchison M, Mason C, Sexton KW. Mandated 30-minute scene time interval correlates with improved return of spontaneous circulation at emergency department arrival: A before and after study. J Emerg Med. 2019 Oct 57(4), 527-534. PMID: 31472942
  15. Fang B, Kannan A, Zhao S, Nguyen QH, Ejadi S, Yamamoto M, Barreto JC, Zhao H, Gao L. Inhibition of PI3K by copanlisib exerts potent antitumor effects on Merkel cell carcinoma cell lines and mouse xenografts. Sci Rep. 2020 Jun 1;10(1):1-3. PMID: 32483262
  16. Giorgakis E, Chong B, Oklu R, Jaroszewski DE, Knuttinen G, Mathur AK. Successful treatment of visceral pseudoaneurysm after pancreatectomy using flow-diverting stent device. Ann Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg. 2020 Feb;24(1):114-118. PMID: 32181440
  17. Gonzalez SR, Yuen JC. Integra dermal regeneration template as the nidus of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome: A case report. JPRAS Open. 2020 May 29;25:24-29. PMID: 32613072
  18. Greiten LE, Laan D, Joyce LD, Greason KL, Daly RC, Schaff HV, King KS, Joyce DL. Management of coronary artery aneurysms at the time of surgical revascularization. J Surg Res. 2020 May 8;253:288-293. PMID: 32402854
  19. Gurien LA, Smith SD, Dassinger MS, Burford JM, Tepas JJ, Crandall M. Suspected appendicitis pathway continues to lower CT rates in children two years after implementation. Am J Surg. 2019 Oct;218(4):716-721. PMID: 31350004
  20. Harvin JA, Truong VTT, Green CE, Allen L, Murry J, Radosevich JJ, Bogert JN, Murphy PB, Padilla-Jones BB, Zarzaur BL, Taylor JR, Sexton KW, Decker C, Schroeppel TJ, Wade CE, Kao LS. Opioid exposure after injury in United States trauma centers: A prospective, multicenter observational study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Jun;88(6):816-824. PMID: 32459447
  21. Hereford T, Thrush CR, Kimbrough MK. Using injury severity score and abbreviated injury score to determine venous thromboembolism risk. 2019 Oct 11(10), e5977. PMID: 31803559
  22. Herington DM, Tang X, Spray BJ, Reemtsen BL, Prodhan P, Richter GT, Kyle WB, Bolin EH. Gastrostomy and tracheostomy after complete repair of tetralogy of fallot in children with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2020 Mar 10. PMID: 32168301
  23. Hill EL, Ochoa DA, Denham F, Merrill A, Lin-Duffy MF, Wilson AB., . . . Henry-Tillman RS. The angel wings incision: A novel solution for mastectomy patients with increased lateral adiposity. Breast J. 2019 Jul 25(4), 687-690. PMID: 31111601
  24. Kalkwarf KJ. Commentary on “A dose-response analysis of crystalloid administration during esophageal resection.” Southern Med J. 2019 Jul 112(7), 419. PMID: 31282974
  25. Krajcer Z, Ramaiah VG, Henao EA, Nelson WK, Moursi MM, Rajasinghe HA, Anderson LH, Miller LE. Comparison of perioperative costs with fast-track vs standard endovascular aneurysm repair. Vasc Risk Health Manag. 2019 Sep;15:385. PMID: 31564888
  26. Landes SJ, McBain SA, Curran GM. Reprint of: An introduction to effectiveness-implementation hybrid designs. Psychiatry Res. 2020 Jan;283:112630. PMID: 31722790
  27. Locker C, Greiten LE, Bell MR, Frye RL, Lerman A, Daly RC, Greason KL, Said SM, Lahr BD, Stulak JM, Dearani JA, Schaff HV. Repeat coronary bypass surgery or percutaneous coronary intervention after previous surgical revascularization. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019 Sep; 94(9):1743-52. PMID: 31486379
  28. McBain SA, Sexton KW, Palmer BE, Landes SJ. Barriers to and facilitators of a screening procedure for PTSD risk in a level I trauma center. Trauma Surg Acute Care Open. 2019 Aug 4(1), e000345. PMID: 31467988
  29. McBain SA, Woodward E, Palmer BE, Landes SJ, Wilson MP. Patients accept screening for mental health and substance use disorders while ED clinicians support only if able to refer. Am J Emerg Med. 2020 Apr 8:S0735-6757(20)30242-4. PMID: 32307294
  30. McElfish P, Su LJ, Lee JY, Runnells G, Henry-Tillman R, Kadlubar SA. Mobile mammography screening as an opportunity to increase access of rural women to breast cancer research studies. Breast Cancer (Auckl). 2019 Sep 13, 1178223419876296. PMID: 31579384
  31. Nassour I, Balentine C, Boland GM, Chu D, Habermann E, Holscher C, Idrees K, In H, Kimbrough MK, Mitchem J, Warner SG, Karakousis G; Committee on Academic Advancement of the Association for Academic Surgery. Successful mentor-mentee relationship. J Surg Res. 2020 Mar;247:332-334. PMID: 31733816
  32. Ochoa DA. Axillary lymphatic evaluation: A solution to a complex problem. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Oct 1;26(11):3413-4. PMID: 31240589
  33. Parrado R, Notrica DM, Garcia NM, Alder AC, Eubanks JW, Maxson RT, Letton RW, Ponsky TA, St Peter SD, Leys C, Bhatia A, Tuggle DW, Lawson KA, Ostlie DJ. Use of laparoscopy in pediatric blunt and spleen injury: An unexpectedly common procedure after cessation of bleeding. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech. 2019 Oct;29(10):1281-1284. PMID:31397620.
  34. Roden-Foreman JW, Rapier NR, Foreman ML, Zagel AL, Sexton KW, Beck WC, . . . Schroeppel TJ. Rethinking the definition of major trauma: The need for trauma intervention outperforms injury severity score and revised trauma score in 38 adult and pediatric trauma centers. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 Sep 87(3), 658-665. PMID: 31205214
  35. Rosenfeld DM, Smith ML, Seamans DP, Giorgakis E, Gaitan BD, Khurmi N, Aqel BA, Reddy KS. Fatal diffuse pulmonary fat microemboli following reperfusion in liver transplantation with the use of marginal steatotic allografts. Am J Transplantation. 2019 Sep;19(9):2640-5. PMID: 31012531
  36. Smeds MR, Janko MR, Allen S, Amankwah K, Arnell T, Ansari P, Kimbrough MK. . . Yoo P. Burnout and its relationship with perceived stress, self-efficacy, depression, social support, and programmatic factors in general surgery residents. Am J Surg. 2020 Jun 219(6):907-912. PMID: 31307660
  37. Steliga M, Franklin P, Barone C, Meek M, Muesse J, Tingquist N, Pagteilan J. Outcomes of integrating individualized tobacco cessation counseling in a lung cancer screening program. J Thoracic Oncology. 2019 Nov 1;14(11):S1127-8. No PMID.
  38. Thrush CR, Clemmons KR, Steelman, SC, Osborn T, Kimbrough MK. Mobile spaced education in surgical education settings and specialties: A scoping review. Curr Surg Rep. 2020 March, 8  No PMID
  39. Thrush CR, Gathright MM, Atkinson T, Messias EL, Guise JB. Psychometric properties of the Copenhagen Burnout Inventory in an academic healthcare institution sample in the U.S. Eval Health Prof. 2020 Jun 15:163278720934165. PMID: 32539552
  40. Thrush CR, Guise JB, Gathright MM, Messias E, Flynn V, Belknap T, Thapa PB, Williams DK, Nada EM, Clardy JA. A one-year institutional view of resident physician burnout.  Acad Psych.2019 Aug;43(4):361-368. PMID: 30820845.
  41. Utecht J, Ball J, Bowman SM, Dodd J, Judkins, J, Maxson RT, . . . Brochhausen M. Development and validation of a controlled vocabulary: An OWL representation of organizational structures of trauma centers and trauma systems. Studies Health Technol Inform. 2019 Aug 264, 403-407. PMID: 31437954


UAMS Surgery Department Publications 2018-19 FY

July 1, 2018 – June 31, 2019


  1. Adelmann D, Roll GR, Kothari R, Syed S, Burdine LJ, Tavakol M, Niemann CU. The impact of deceased donor liver extraction time on early allograft function in adult liver transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2018 Nov 1;102(11):e466-71.
  2. Atkinson TA, Gathright MM, Clardy JA, Thrush CR, Messias EM. Perspectives of meaningful work in a high-burnout academic medical center: A discourse analysis. Qual Res Med Healthcare. 2018 Aug 2:7572, 73-83.
  3. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS. Fatal hyperammonemic encephalopathy in a pediatric patient after roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Obesity Surg. 2018 Aug 28(8), 2530-2532.
  4. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS, Jensen MO, Smith SD, Burford JM, Sexton KW. Optimizing peripheral venous pressure waveforms in an awake pediatric patient by decreasing signal interference. J Clin Monitoring Comput. 2018 Dec 32(6), 1149-1153.
  5. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS, McLaughlin B, Burford JM, Sexton KW. Fast fourier transformation of peripheral venous pressure changes more than vital signs with hemorrhage. Military Med. 2019 Mar 184(Suppl 1), 318-321.
  6. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS, Ryan, ML, Gowen MS, Burford JM, Smith SD. 24-hour and 30-day perioperative mortality in pediatric surgery. J Pediatric Surg. 2019 Apr 54(4), 628-630.
  7. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS, Smeds MR, Moursi MM. Pediatric vascular surgical practice patterns. Ann Vasc Surg. 2019 Jan 1;54:103-9.
  8. Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS, Wyrick DL, Smith SD, Burford, JM. Evaluation of white blood cell count at time of discharge is associated with limited oral antibiotic therapy in children with complicated appendicitis. Am J Surg. 2019 Jun 217(6), 1099-1101.
  9. Bonasso PC, Gurien LA, Staszak J, Gowen ME, Troendle DM, Odiase E, . . . Dassinger MS. In-hospital pediatric endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography is associated with shorter hospitalization for children with choledocholithiasis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2019 Jan 68(1), 64-67.
  10. Bonasso PC, Sexton KW, Hayat MA, Wu J, Jensen HK, Jensen MO, . . . Dassinger MS. Venous physiology predicts dehydration in the pediatric population.  J Surgical Res. 2019 Jun 238, 232-239.
  11. Bradney L, Thrush CR, Williams DK, Mizell J. Benefits and early outcomes of a new mock oral examination for colorectal surgery. Dis Colon Rectum. 2018; Oct;61(10):1130-1134.
  12. Bruce NR, Tilley ZW, Carlson JT, Barreto Andrade JC. Management of T-cell large granular lymphocyte leukemia and concurrent retroperitoneal liposarcoma. J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Jul (7), rjy142.
  13. Carlson J, Laryea J. Electronic health record-based registries: Clinical research using registries in colon and rectal surgery. Clin Colon Rectal Surg. 2019 Jan 32(1), 82-90.
  14. Corwin GS, Reif R, Sexton KW. Direct admission to a surgical service reduces hospital length of stay for patients with biliary disease. J Hospital Administration. 2019 June;8(3).
  15. Dresler C, Warren GW, Arenberg D, Yang P, Steliga MA, Cummings KM, . . . Jassem J. Indeed, nuance matters. J Thoracic Oncol. 2019 Jan 14(1), e16-e17.
  16. Duke JM, Porter A, Karim S, Sexton K, Smeds MR. Effects of the affordable care act on vascular patient amputation rates in Arkansas. Ann Vasc Surg.2019 Jan; 54, 48-53.
  17. Elswick CM, Wyrick D, Gurien LA, Rettiganti M, Gowen M, Pownall A, Bahgat D, Maxson RT, Albert GW. Resource utilization and indications for helicopter transport of head-injured children. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Sep 53(9), 1795-1799.
  18. Gardner J, Sexton KW, Taylor J, Beck W, Kimbrough MK, Davis B, Bhavaraju A, Karim S, Porter, A. Defining severe traumatic brain injury readmission rates and reasons in a rural state. Trauma Surg Acute Care Open. 2018 Sep 3(1), e000186.
  19. Giorgakis E, Mathur AK, Chakkera HA, Reddy KS, Moss AA, Singer AL. Solid pancreas transplant: pushing forward. World J Transplant. 2018 Nov 30;8(7):237.
  20. Giorgakis E, Singer AL, Khorsandi SE, Prachalias A. Transplantation crisis at the time of economic recession in Greece. Public Health. 2018 Jul 1;160:125-8.
  21. Giorgakis E, Khorsandi SE, Jassem W, Heaton N. DCD consensus and futility in liver transplantation. J Hepatol. 2018 Jul 1;69(1):255-6.
  22. Golinko MS, Pemberton JD, Phillips J, Johnson A, Hartzell LD. The Arkansas Tessier number 3 cleft experience: Soft tissue and skeletal findings with primary surgical management: Four-step approach. J Craniofacial Surg. 2018 Oct 29(7), 1834-1841.
  23. Greer JW, Flanagan C, Bhavaraju A, Davis B, Kimbrough MK, Privratsky A, Robertson R, Taylor J, Beck WC. Right external iliac artery thrombus following the use of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta for placenta accreta. J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Nov 2018(11), rjy313.
  24. Greer JW, Reif R, Karim S, Beck WC, Bhavaraju A, Davis B, Taylor J, Sexton KW. Is it safe to fly patients with penetrating trauma in a rural state? J Surg Res. 2019 Mar 2 35, 16-21.
  25. Ghobrial J, Reemtsen B, Levi DS, Aboulhosn J. Trans-apical systemic tricuspid valve-in-ring replacement. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 May 1; 93(6):1165-9.
  26. Harris TJ, Fair LC, Jensen HK, Karim S, Imus TL, Beck WC, Bhavaraju A, Davis B, Kimbrough MK, Robertson RD, Taylor JR, Sexton KW. Use of a statewide trauma image repository decreases the rate of unnecessary transfers to a level 1 trauma center. Clin Surg. 2019; March; 4: 2374.
  27. Khurmi N, Seman M, Gaitan B, Young S, Rosenfeld D, Giorgakis E, et al. Nontraditional use of TEE to evaluate hepatic vasculature and guide surgical management in orthotopic liver transplantation. Case Rep Transplant. 2019 Jun;
  28. Hill E, Merrill A, Korourian S, Bryant-Smith G, Henry-Tillman R, Ochoa D. Silicone breast implant associated fibromatosis. J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Sep 2018(9), rjy249.
  29. Hyson P, Macauley R, Sexton K, Sanford J. Surgical overlap: An ethical approach to empirical ambiguity. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2019 Jan 57(1), 18-31.
  30. Kamel M, Eltahawy EA, Warford R, Thrush CR, Noureldin YA. Simulation-based training in urology residency programmes in the USA: Results of a nationwide survey. Arab J Urol. 2018 Jul 17 16(4), 446-452.
  31. Kimbrough MK, Thrush CR, Smeds MR, Cobos R, Harris TJ, Bentley FR. National landscape of general surgery mock oral examination practices: Survey of residency program directors. J Surg Educ. 2018 Nov 75(6):e54-e60.
  32. Keller DS, Zaghiyan K, Mizell JS. Use of robotic technology: A survey of practice patterns of the ASCRS young surgeons committee. Tech Coloproctol. 2018 Sep 22(9), 715-717.
  33. LeCompte, M, Stewart M, Harris T, Rives G, Guth C, Ehrenfeld J…Sexton K, Terhune K. See one, do one, teach one: A randomized controlled study evaluating the benefit of autonomy in surgical education. Am J Surg. 2019 Feb 217(2), 281-287.
  34. Ising MS, Marino K, Trivedi JR, Rojan AA, Dunlap NE, van Berkel V, Fox MP. Influence of neoadjuvant radiation dose on patients undergoing esophagectomy and survival in locally advanced esophageal cancer. J Gastrointestinal Surg. 2019 Apr 15;23(4):670-8.
  35. McCarty TR, Abramo TJ, Maxson RT, Albert G, Rettiganti MR, Saylors ME., . . . Hollingsworth A. Hypothermia as an outcome predictor tool in pediatric trauma: A propensity-matched analysis. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Aug.
  36. Mehl SC, Bonasso PC, Dassinger MS. Gallbladder varices in a pediatric patient after roux-en-Y gastric bypass. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Dec 53(12), 2511-2513.
  37. Mehta ST, Agarwal C, Siddiqi F, Rockwell WB, Gociman BR. The benefit of a formal plastic surgery in-service conference. J Surg Educ. 2018 Jul 1;75(4):1058-61.
  38. Merrill AY, Ochoa D, Klimberg VS, Hill EL, Preston M, Neisler K, Henry-Tillman RS. Cutting healthcare costs with hematoma-directed ultrasound-guided breast lumpectomy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Oct;25(10), 3076-3081.
  39. Messias E, Gathright MM, Freeman ES, Flynn V, Atkinson T, Thrush CR, Clardy JA, Thapa P. Differences in burnout prevalence between clinical professionals and biomedical scientists in an academic medical centre: A cross-sectional survey. BMJ Open. 9(2), 2019 Feb e023506-2018-023506.
  40. Migally K, Rettiganti M, Gossett JM, Reemtsen B, Gupta P. Impact of regional cerebral perfusion on outcomes among neonates undergoing Norwood operation. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019 May; 10(3):261-7.
  41. Mizell J, Thrush CR, Steelman S. The business of medicine: A course to address the deficit in financial knowledge of fourth-year medical students. J Medical Practice Manag. 2019, May/Jun 2019; 34(6): 344-350.
  42. Migally K, Rettiganti M, Gossett JM Reemtsen B, Gupta P. Impact of regional cerebral perfusion on outcomes among neonates undergoing norwood operation. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019 May 10(3), 261-267.
  43. Perri JL, Powell RJ, Goodney PP, Mabry CD, Gurien LA, Smith S, Zwolak R. Disparity in Medicaid physician payments for vascular surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Dec 1;68(6):1946-53.
  44. Preston MA, Glover-Collins K, Ross L, Porter A, Bursac Z, Woods D, . . . Henry-Tillman, R. Colorectal cancer screening in rural and poor-resourced communities. Am J Surg. 2018 Aug 216(2), 245-250.
  45. Sherman KL, Steinhagen E, Brady JT, Mizell JS, Stein SL. Landing your first colorectal surgery job: How to find it and what to expect. Dis Colon Rectum. 2019 May 62(5), 529-536.
  46. Simpson AM, Mehta ST, Siddiqi F, Yamashiro D, Gociman B. Modified Lefort distraction osteogenesis for the treatment of Nager syndrome-associated midface hypoplasia: Technique and review. J Craniofacial Surg. 2018 Sep;29(6):e621.
  47. Smeds MR, Thrush CR, Kimbrough MK, Moursi MM. Use of mock oral examinations in vascular surgery training programs: A nationwide survey. J Surg Res. 2018 Dec 232, 94-98.
  48. Smith S, Platt JM, Clifford D, Preston M, Satterwhite C, Kelly PJ, Ramaswamy M. A state-level examination of school nurses’ perceptions of condom availability accompanied by sex education. J Sch Nurs. 2019 Jan 1059840518824728.
  49. Starlard-Davenport A, Allman R, Dite, GS, Hopper JL, Spaeth Tuff E, Macleod S., . . . Henry-Tillman RS. Validation of a genetic risk score for Arkansas women of color. PloS One. 2018 Oct 13(10), e0204834.
  50. Steliga MA, Yang P. Integration of smoking cessation and lung cancer screening. Translational Lung Cancer Res. 2019 May 8(Suppl 1), S88-S94.
  51. Stephens M, Gunasekaran A, Elswick C, Laryea J, Pait TG, Kazemi N. Neurosurgical management of sacral tumors: Review of the literature and operative nuances. World Neurosurg. 2018 Aug 116, 362-369.
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