General and Thoracic Surgery

Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Publications

  1. Beaudin M, Daugherty M, Geis G, Moody S, Brown RL, Garcia VF, Falcone RA Jr. Assessment of factors associated with the delayed transfer of pediatric trauma patients: an emergency physician survey. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012; 28:758-63.
  2. Beaudin M, Maugans T, St-Vil D, Falcone RA Jr. Inappropriate use of infant seating devices increases risks of injury. J Pediatr Surg. 2013; 48:1071-6.
  3. Bingham NC, Rose SR, Inge TH. Bariatric surgery in hypothalamic obesity. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2012; 3:23.
  4. Bischoff A, Calvo-Garcia MA, Baregamian N, Levitt MA, Lim FY, Hall J, Peña A. Prenatal counseling for cloaca and cloacal exstrophy-challenges faced by pediatric surgeons. Pediatr Surg Int. 2012; 28:781-8.
  5. Bischoff A, Levitt MA, Breech L, Hall J, Peña A. Vaginal switch--a useful technical alternative to vaginal replacement for select cases of cloaca and urogenital sinus. J Pediatr Surg. 2013; 48:363-6.
  6. Bischoff A, Levitt MA, Peña A. Reoperative Surgery for the Complicated Pediatric Stoma. In: AP Zbar, RD Madoff, SD Wexner, eds. Reconstructive Surgery of the Rectum, Anus and Perineum. New York: Springer; 2013:487.
  7. Bischoff A, Peña A, Levitt MA. Laparoscopic-assisted PSARP - the advantages of combining both techniques for the treatment of anorectal malformations with recto-bladderneck or high prostatic fistulas. J Pediatr Surg. 2013; 48:367-71.
  8. Burke ME, Lyden ER, Meza JL, Ladas EJ, Dasgupta R, Wiegner EA, Arndt CA. Does body mass index at diagnosis or weight change during therapy predict toxicity or survival in intermediate risk rhabdomyosarcoma? A report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013; 60:748-53.
  9. Calvo-Garcia MA, Kline-Fath BM, Rubio EI, Merrow AC, Guimaraes CV, Lim FY. Fetal MRI of cloacal exstrophy. Pediatr Radiol. 2013; 43:593-604.
  10. Chatoorgoon K, Brown RL, Garcia VF, Falcone RA Jr. Role of computed tomography and clinical findings in pediatric blunt intestinal injury: a multicenter study. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012; 28:1338-42.
  11. Chen W, Adams D, Patel M, Gupta A, Dasgupta R. Generalized lymphatic malformation with chylothorax: long-term management of a highly morbid condition in a pediatric patient. J Pediatr Surg. 2013; 48:e9-12.
  12. Cook RS, Gillespie GL, Kronk R, Daugherty MC, Moody SM, Allen LJ, Shebesta KB, Falcone RA Jr. Effect of an educational intervention on nursing staff knowledge, confidence, and practice in the care of children with mild traumatic brain injury. J Neurosci Nurs. 2013; 45:108-18.
  13. Coots A, Donnelly B, Mohanty SK, McNeal M, Sestak K, Tiao G. Rotavirus infection of human cholangiocytes parallels the murine model of biliary atresia. J Surg Res. 2012; 177:275-81.
  14. Daugherty MC, Mehlman CT, Moody S, LeMaster T, Falcone RA Jr. Significant rate of misuse of the hare traction splint for children with femoral shaft fractures. J Emerg Nurs. 2013; 39:97-103.
  15. de Blaauw I, Midrio P, Breech L, Bischoff A, Dickie B, Versteegh HP, Peña A, Levitt MA. Treatment of adults with unrecognized or inadequately repaired anorectal malformations: 17 cases of rectovestibular and rectoperineal fistulas. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2013; 26:156-60.
  16. Diepstraten J, Chidambaran V, Sadhasivam S, Esslinger HR, Cox SL, Inge TH, Knibbe CA, Vinks AA. Propofol clearance in morbidly obese children and adolescents: influence of age and body size. Clin Pharmacokinet. 2012; 51:543-51.
  17. Falcone RA Jr, Haas L, King E, Moody S, Crow J, Moss A, Gaines B, McKenna C, Gourlay DM, Werner C, Meagher DP Jr, Schwing L, Garcia N, Brown D, Groner JI, Haley K, Deross A, Cizmar L, Armola R. A multicenter prospective analysis of pediatric trauma activation criteria routinely used in addition to the six criteria of the American College of Surgeons. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012; 73:377-84; discussion 384.
  18. Jansson N, Rosario FJ, Gaccioli F, Lager S, Jones HN, Roos S, Jansson T, Powell TL. Activation of placental mTOR signaling and amino acid transporters in obese women giving birth to large babies. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013; 98:105-13.
  19. Jensen MK, Campbell KM, Alonso MH, Nathan JD, Ryckman FC, Tiao GM. Management and long-term consequences of portal vein thrombosis after liver transplantation in children. Liver Transpl. 2013; 19:315-21.
  20. Jurickova I, Collins MH, Chalk C, Seese A, Bezold R, Lake K, von Allmen D, Frischer JS, Falcone RA, Trapnell BC, Denson LA. Paediatric Crohn disease patients with stricturing behaviour exhibit ileal granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF) autoantibody production and reduced neutrophil bacterial killing and GM-CSF bioactivity. Clin Exp Immunol. 2013; 172:455-65.
  21. Kamath-Rayne BD, Saal H, Lang S, Habli M. Recurrent severe oligohydramnios and fetal pulmonary hypoplasia associated with ErbB4 mutation. Obstet Gynecol. 2013; 121:499-501.
  22. Kelleher DC, Renaud EJ, Ehrlich PF, Burd RS. Guidelines for alcohol screening in adolescent trauma patients: a report from the Pediatric Trauma Society Guidelines Committee. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013; 74:671-82.
  23. Keswani SG, Balaji S, Le L, Leung A, Katz AB, Lim FY, Habli M, Jones HN, Wilson JM, Crombleholme TM. Pseudotyped AAV vector-mediated gene transfer in a human fetal trachea xenograft model: implications for in utero gene therapy for cystic fibrosis. PLoS One. 2012; 7:e43633.
  24. Keswani SG, Balaji S, Le L, Leung A, Lim FY, Habli M, Jones HN, Wilson JM, Crombleholme TM. Pseudotyped adeno-associated viral vector tropism and transduction efficiencies in murine wound healing. Wound Repair Regen. 2012; 20:592-600.
  25. King A, Balaji S, Keswani SG. Biology and function of fetal and pediatric skin. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2013; 21:1-6.
  26. Knod JL, Garrison AP, Frischer JS, Dickie B. Foregut duplication cyst associated with esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula: a case report and literature review. J Pediatr Surg. 2013; 48:E5-7.
  27. Lager S, Gaccioli F, Ramirez VI, Jones HN, Jansson T, Powell TL. Oleic acid stimulates system A amino acid transport in primary human trophoblast cells mediated by toll-like receptor 4. J Lipid Res. 2013; 54:725-33.
  28. Levitt MA, Dickie B, Peña A. The Hirschsprungs patient who is soiling after what was considered a "successful" pull-through. Semin Pediatr Surg. 2012; 21:344-53.
  29. Meyers RL, Tiao GM, Dunn SP, McGahren ED 3rd, Langham MR Jr. Surgical management of children with locally advanced hepatoblastoma. Cancer. 2012; 118:4090-1; author reply 4094-5.
  30. Minar P, Alonso MH, Smith MT, Kohli R. An adolescent girl with belly pain: one gallbladder too many?. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2012; 55:e142.
  31. Modi AC, Zeller MH, Xanthakos SA, Jenkins TM, Inge TH. Adherence to vitamin supplementation following adolescent bariatric surgery. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013; 21:E190-5.
  32. Mullins TK, Barnett SJ, Biro FM. Bilateral scrotal pain. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2012; 23:295-300.
  33. Murrell Z, Dasgupta R. What predicts the risk of recurrent lung metastases?. J Pediatr Surg. 2013; 48:1020-4.
  34. Patterson MD, Geis GL, Falcone RA, Lemaster T, Wears RL. In situ simulation: detection of safety threats and teamwork training in a high risk emergency department. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013; 22:468-77.
  35. Prada CE, Kaul A, Hopkin RJ, Page KI, Nathan JD, Bartholomew DW, Cohen MB, Heubi JE, Leslie ND, Burrow TA. Recurrent pancreatitis in ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency. Mol Genet Metab. 2012; 106:482-4.
  36. Snyder CC, Barton JR, Habli M, Sibai BM. Severe sepsis and septic shock in pregnancy: indications for delivery and maternal and perinatal outcomes. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2013; 26:503-6.
  37. Stefater MA, Jenkins T, Inge TH. Bariatric surgery for adolescents. Pediatr Diabetes. 2013; 14:1-12.
  38. Stefater MA, Kohli R, Inge TH. Advances in the surgical treatment of morbid obesity. Mol Aspects Med. 2013; 34:84-94.
  39. Van Landeghem L, Blue RE, Dehmer JJ, Henning SJ, Helmrath MA, Lund PK. Localized intestinal radiation and liquid diet enhance survival and permit evaluation of long-term intestinal responses to high dose radiation in mice. PLoS One. 2012; 7:e51310.
  40. Visscher M, King A, Nie AM, Schaffer P, Taylor T, Pruitt D, Giaccone MJ, Ashby M, Keswani S. A Quality-Improvement Collaborative Project to Reduce Pressure Ulcers in PICUs. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:e1950-60.
  41. Walther A, Coots A, Nathan J, Kocoshis S, Tiao G. Physiology of the small intestine after resection and transplant. Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2013; 29:153-8.
  42. Wolfe K, Lewis D, Witte D, Kline-Fath B, Lim FY, Jaekle R, Habli M, Hostiuck J, Baregamian N, Keswani S, Crombleholme T. Fetal cervical teratoma: what is the role of fetal MRI in predicting pulmonary hypoplasia?. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2013; 33:252-6.
  43. Yu L, Wynn J, Cheung YH, Shen Y, Mychaliska GB, Crombleholme TM, Azarow KS, Lim FY, Chung DH, Potoka D, Warner BW, Bucher B, Stolar C, Aspelund G, Arkovitz MS, Chung WK. Variants in GATA4 are a rare cause of familial and sporadic congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Hum Genet. 2013; 132:285-92.
  44. Yu L, Wynn J, Ma L, Guha S, Mychaliska GB, Crombleholme TM, Azarow KS, Lim FY, Chung DH, Potoka D, Warner BW, Bucher B, LeDuc CA, Costa K, Stolar C, Aspelund G, Arkovitz MS, Chung WK. De novo copy number variants are associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Med Genet. 2012; 49:650-9.
  45. Zeller MH, Reiter-Purtill J, Jenkins TM, Ratcliff MB. Adolescent suicidal behavior across the excess weight status spectrum. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013; 21:1039-45.