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2003
1 Citation (Scopus)

Nonrandom selection and the attributable cost of surgical-site infections [1] (multiple letters)

Birrell, F., Graves, N., Hollenbeak, C. S., Murphy, D. M., Claiborne Dunagan, W. & Fraser, V. J., Aug 1 2003, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 24, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Severity of Illness Index
Surgical Wound Infection
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
Selection Bias
Hospital Costs
2 Citations (Scopus)

Quantification of arterial pressure and pump-flow waveforms for pulsatile- and continuous-flow devices during chronic support [2] (multiple letters)

Undar, A., Fraser, C. D., Potapov, E. V. & Hetzer, R., Jun 1 2003, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 22, 6, p. 706-707 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Chronic Brain Damage
Pulsatile Flow
Heart-Assist Devices
Calcium-Binding Proteins
S100 Proteins
6 Citations (Scopus)
Pulsatile Flow
Heart-Assist Devices
Observer Variation
Extracorporeal Circulation
Clinical Protocols
2004
3 Citations (Scopus)

Controversy over the benefits of pulsatile perfusion (multiple letters) [1]

Undar, A., Herreros, J., Berjano, E. J., Más, P., Padrós, C., Sales-Nebot, L., Vlaanderen, W., Díaz, P., Páramo, J. A., Rábago, G. & Mercé, S., Jun 2004, In : International Journal of Artificial Organs. 27, 6, p. 509-512 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Pulsatile Flow
Pulsatile flow
Extracorporeal Circulation
Centrifugation
Blood pressure
6 Citations (Scopus)

From controlled trials to clinical practice: Monitoring transmyocardial revascularization use and outcomes [2] (multiple letters)

Allen, K. B., Dowling, R., Richenbacher, W., Peterson, E. D. & Ferguson, T. B., Jun 16 2004, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 43, 12, p. 2364-2365 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
Physicians' Practice Patterns
Myocardial Revascularization
Controlled Clinical Trials
Physiologic Monitoring
Laser Therapy
4 Citations (Scopus)
Pulsatile flow
4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of pulsatile flow on microcirculation [1]

Ündar, A., Rosenberg, G. & Myers, J. L., Nov 1 2004, In : ASAIO Journal. 50, 6, p. 624-625 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Artificial heart
Microcirculation
Artificial Heart
Pulsatile Flow
Pulsatile flow

Improved pain control after cardiac surgery [2] (multiple letters)

Rescigno, G., Carnelos, G. & Dowling, R. D., Jul 1 2004, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 128, 1, p. 154-155 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
Drug Dose Response Relationship
Drug Administration Schedule
Myocardial Revascularization
Nerve Block
Pain Measurement
2 Citations (Scopus)

Liver regeneration after adult living donor and deceased donor split-liver transplants

Kadry, Z., Selzner, N., Selzner, M. & Clavien, P. A., Aug 1 2004, In : Liver Transplantation. 10, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Tissue and Organ Harvesting
Liver Regeneration
Living Donors
Hepatectomy
Liver Transplantation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-organ procurement and successful multi-center allocation using rapid en bloc technique from a controlled non-heart-beating donor [5]

Moon, J. I., Nishida, S., Butt, F. K., Schwartz, C. B., Ganz, S., Levi, D. M., Burke, G. W. & Tzakis, A. G., May 15 2004, In : Transplantation. 77, 9 SUPPL., p. 1476-1477 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Pancreas Transplantation
Tissue and Organ Procurement
Heart Arrest
Liver Transplantation
Kidney Transplantation
2005
1 Citation (Scopus)

Arterial pressure and pump flow rate during long-term pulsatile and nonpulsatile cardiac support [3] (multiple letters)

Undar, A., Myers, J., Klotz, S. & Schmid, C., Jan 1 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 79, 3, p. 1093-1094 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Arterial Pressure

Letters to the editor (multiple letters)

Frankenfield, D., Smith, J. S., Cooney, R. N. & Ireton-Jones, C., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 29, 1, p. 59-60 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Predictive Value of Tests
Mathematics
Age Factors
Reproducibility of Results
reproducibility
6 Citations (Scopus)

Part 1: Principles of research on pulsatile and nonpulsatile perfusion during chronic support [2] (multiple letters)

Undar, A., Rosenberg, G., Myers, J., Kadipasaoglu, K. A. & Tuzun, E., May 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 3, p. 303-306 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Counterpulsation
Pulsatile Flow
Pulsatile flow
Heart-Assist Devices
Left Ventricular Function
1 Citation (Scopus)

Part 2: Principles of research on pulsatile and nonpulsatile perfusion [3]

Undar, A., Rosenberg, G. & Myers, J., May 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 3, p. 307-308 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Pulsatile Flow
Research

Prevention of malignant spinal-cord compression

Goessl, C., Schiff, D., Prasad, D. & Schubart, J. R., Mar 1 2005, In : Lancet Oncology. 6, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Spinal Neoplasms
Spinal Cord Compression
Patient Education

What are the real (non-intent to treat - isolated sole therapy) 5-year results of Ho:YAG TMR therapy? [5] (multiple letters)

Furnary, A. P., Allen, K. B., Dowling, R. D. & Richenbacher, W., Jun 1 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 79, 6, p. 2200-2201 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Myocardial Revascularization
Statistical Data Interpretation
Angina Pectoris
Laser Therapy
Reproducibility of Results
2006

Comment on: "The effects of supra-normal protein C levels on markers of coagulation, fibrinolysis and inflammation in a human model of endotoxemia" by Spiel et al. [5]

Messaris, E., Memos, N., Frantzeskaki, F., Economou, V. & Betrosian, A., Jun 1 2006, In : Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 95, 6, p. 1048-1049 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Animal Disease Models
Endotoxemia
Blood Coagulation
Fibrinolysis
Protein C
1 Citation (Scopus)

Question of using valganciclovir for cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection prophylaxis in post-liver transplant recipients [1]

Jain, A., Mohanka, R., Orloff, M., Abt, P., Ryan, C. & Bozorgzadeh, A., Jun 1 2006, In : Liver Transplantation. 12, 6, p. 1020-1021 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Ganciclovir
Cytomegalovirus Infections
Liver Transplantation
Antiviral Agents
Liver
2007
8 Citations (Scopus)

Caudal Migration of a G2 Filter during Carbon Dioxide Cavography

Cantwell, C. P. & Lynch, F., Jun 1 2007, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 18, 6, p. 814-815 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Interventional Radiography
Foreign-Body Migration
Prosthesis Design
Vena Cava Filters
Digital Subtraction Angiography
2 Citations (Scopus)
Suction
Abscess
Drainage
Breast
1 Citation (Scopus)
Cardioplegic Solutions
Pulsatile Flow
Coronary Circulation
Pressure

Training and evaluation of surgical education needs a change [3]

Sharma, R., Jan 1 2007, In : Indian Journal of Surgery. 69, 1, p. 34-35 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Education
2 Citations (Scopus)

Use of a Covered Stent for Percutaneous Transrenal Occlusion of the Ureter

Lynch, F., Nov 1 2007, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 18, 11, p. 1456-1458 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Equipment Design
Ureter
Nephrectomy
Surgical Instruments
Stents
2008
2 Citations (Scopus)

Common iliac artery lying posterior to psoas major identified during kidney transplantation

Jain, A., Patil, V. P., Horton, P., Patel, N., Kashyap, R., Tsoulfas, G., Orloff, M. & Bozorgzadeh, A., Aug 27 2008, In : Transplantation. 86, 4, p. 623-624 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Psoas Muscles
Iliac Artery
Kidney Transplantation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Endoscopic dilatation in Crohn's disease

Koltun, W., May 1 2008, In : Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 27, 10, p. 994-995 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Crohn Disease
Dilatation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Heller-type cardiomyotomy using NOTES

Mathew, A., Pauli, E., Moyer, M. & Haluck, R., Apr 21 2008, In : Endoscopy. 40, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Esophagoscopy
Lower Esophageal Sphincter
Esophageal Achalasia
Manometry
8 Citations (Scopus)

Herpes simplex virus hepatitis after renal transplantation

Flohr, T., Bonatti, H., Frierson, H., Harmon, R. C., Berg, C., Sifri, C. D., Lobo, P., Schmitt, T., Sawyer, R., Pruett, T. & Brayman, K., Oct 1 2008, In : Transplant Infectious Disease. 10, 5, p. 377-378 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Hepatitis, Viral, Human
False Negative Reactions
Urogenital Abnormalities
Multiple Abnormalities
Acyclovir

Lambl's excrescences: Is surgical excision really necessary?

Aziz, F. & Baciewicz, F. A., 2008, In : Texas Heart Institute Journal. 35, 1, p. 90 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Limited resection procedures for carcinoid of ampulla of Vater

Sharma, R., Jan 1 2008, In : Indian Journal of Cancer. 45, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Common Bile Duct Neoplasms
Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Ampulla of Vater
Carcinoid Tumor
3 Citations (Scopus)

Liver transplantation in a patient with primary sclerosing cholangitis suffering from lipomatous pseudohypertrophy of the pancreas [1]

Flohr, T., Bonatti, H., Shumaker, N., Diaz, F., Berg, C., Sanfey, H., Pruett, T., Sawyer, R. & Schmitt, T., Jan 1 2008, In : Transplant International. 21, 1, p. 89-91 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography
Lipomatosis
Pancreatic Diseases
Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pancreatectomy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Moraxella osloensis bacteremia in a kidney transplant recipient

Sifri, C. D., Brassinga, A. K. C., Flohr, T., Kinchen, J. M., Hazen, K. C., Sawyer, R. G., Pruett, T. L. & Bonatti, H., Oct 1 2008, In : Transplant International. 21, 10, p. 1011-1013 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
Moraxellaceae Infections
Moraxella
Bacterial DNA
X Ray Computed Tomography
Graft Rejection
3 Citations (Scopus)

Perforated stercoral ulcer of the sigmoid colon

Hatzaras, I. S., Armen, S. & Dudrick, S. J., Oct 1 2008, In : Southern Medical Journal. 101, 10, p. 1072-1073 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Sigmoid Diseases
Intestinal Perforation
Sigmoid Colon
Constipation
Peritonitis

Radiofrequency ablation should not be considered as an alternative to surgical resection

Sharma, R., Jul 1 2008, In : Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. 4, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Catheter Ablation
Liver Neoplasms
1 Citation (Scopus)
Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-met
Urologic Neoplasms
Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Urinary Tract
Immunohistochemistry
3 Citations (Scopus)
Cryosurgery
Catheter Ablation
Neoplasm Staging
Kidney Neoplasms
Physiologic Monitoring

Response:

Moyer, M., Pauli, E., Haluck, R. & Mathew, A., Aug 1 2008, In : Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 68, 2, p. 404-405 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Spigelian herniation after component separation

Mackay, D. & Stevenson, J. C., Nov 1 2008, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 122, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Surgical Mesh
Ventral Hernia
Stomach Ulcer
Gastrectomy
2009
Abdominal Hernia
Gastric Bypass
Hernia
Laparoscopy
Obesity

Living donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: Is surgeon a prognostic factor?

Sharma, R., Mar 1 2009, In : Indian Journal of Gastroenterology. 28, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Local Neoplasm Recurrences
Living Donors
Liver Neoplasms
Liver Transplantation
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
5 Citations (Scopus)

Nocardiosis in a renal transplant recipient following rituximab preconditioning

Bonatti, H. J. R., Flohr, T., Sifri, C. D., Brayman, K. L., Hagspiel, K. D., Sawyer, R. G. & Pruett, T. L., Dec 2 2009, In : Upsala Journal of Medical Sciences. 114, 1, p. 62-64 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Transplantation Conditioning
Nocardia Infections
X Ray Computed Tomography
Immunosuppressive Agents
Kidney Transplantation
Severity of Illness Index
Neoplasm Staging
Physiologic Monitoring
Prostate-Specific Antigen
Prostatic Neoplasms
3 Citations (Scopus)
Umbilicus
Canes
Living Donors
Nephrectomy
Laparoscopy

Reply

Kurta, J. M., Thompson, R. H., Kundu, S., Kaag, M. G., Manion, T., Herr, H., Russo, P. & Cronin, A., Jan 1 2009, In : BJU International. 104, 4, p. 562-563 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Reply

Weiss, E. S. & Conte, J., May 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 87, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Reply

Prucz, R., Weiss, E. S. & Conte, J., Aug 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Response

Conte, J., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 15, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

9 Citations (Scopus)

Successful use of adalimumab in treating cutaneous metastatic Crohn's disease: Report of a case

Miller, F. A., Jones, C. R., Clarke, L. E., Lin, Z., Adams, D. & Koltun, W., Dec 29 2009, In : Inflammatory bowel diseases. 15, 11, p. 1611-1612 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Granuloma
Skin Diseases
Crohn Disease
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Monoclonal Antibodies
2 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical ventricular reconstruction [3]

Athanasuleas, C. L., Buckberg, G. D., Conte, J., Wechsler, A. S., Strobeck, J. E. & Beyersdorf, F., Jul 30 2009, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 361, 5, p. 529-530 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2010

Complete surgical resection of giant mucinous hepatic cystadenomas

Nikfarjam, M., Kimchi, E. T., Gusani, N. J. & Staveley-O'Carroll, K. F., May 1 2010, In : American Surgeon. 76, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Mucinous Cystadenoma
Hepatectomy
Liver Neoplasms
Liver

Effect of stitch length on complications

Hardin, M., Oh, J., White, C. E. & Cohn, S. M., Jan 1 2010, In : Archives of Surgery. 145, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Surgical Wound Dehiscence
Ventral Hernia
Suture Techniques
Surgical Wound Infection
Tensile Strength