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Faculty members in the Division of Surgical Oncology conduct a diverse array of basic-science and clinical research. Scroll down for a list of recent publications, or view the same list as a printer-friendly PDF by clicking the link below.

Surgical Oncology faculty publications, 2015-2018


Perioperative and Survival Outcomes Following Neoadjuvant FOLFIRINOX versus Gemcitabine Abraxane in Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Rigg D, Messersmith W, Paniccia A, Meguid C, Gajdos C, McCarter MD, Schulick RD, Edil BH. JOP. 2018 Mar; 19(2):75-85. Epub 2018 Mar 30. PMID: 29950957

Comparing Short-term and Oncologic Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Versus Open pancreaticoduodenectomy Across Low and High Volume Centers. Torphy RJ, Friedman C, Halpern A, Chapman BC, Ahrendt SS, McCarter MM, Edil BH, Schulick RD, Gleisner A. Ann Surg. 2018 May 16. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002810. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29771723

Perioperative outcomes and survival following neoadjuvant stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) versus intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) in pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Rigg D, Meguid C, Goodman K, Brauer B, Gajdos C, Schulick RD, Edil BH, McCarter MD. J Surg Oncol. 2018 Apr; 117(5):1073-1083. doi: 10.1002/jso.25004. Epub 2018 Feb 15. PMID: 29448308

SPECT/CT Adds Distinct Lymph Node Basins and Influences Radiologic Findings and Surgical Approach for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Head and Neck Melanoma. Trinh BB, Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Kwak JJ, Morgan R, McCarter MD, Gajdos C, Kounalakis N. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Jun; 25(6):1716-1722. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-6298-0. Epub 2018 Jan 12. PMID: 29330718

Implications of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Perfusion-Related Hyperglycemia. Stewart CL, Gleisner A, Halpern A, Ibrahim-Zada I, Luna RA, Pearlman N, Gajdos C, Edil B, McCarter M. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Mar; 25(3):655-659. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-6284-6. Epub 2017 Dec 4. PMID: 29204776

Comparison of laparoscopic to open pancreaticoduodenectomy in elderly patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Chapman BC, Gajdos C, Hosokawa P, Henderson W, Paniccia A, Overbey DM, Gleisner A, Schulick RD, McCarter MD, Edil BH. Surg Endosc. 2018 May;32(5):2239-2248. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5915-0. Epub 2017 Oct 24. PMID: 29067580

Fecal Microbiota Composition Drives Immune Activation in HIV-infected Individuals. Neff CP, Krueger O, Xiong K, Arif S, Nusbacher N, Schneider JM, Cunningham AW, Armstrong A, Li S, McCarter MD, Campbell TB, Lozupone CA, Palmer BE. EBioMedicine. 2018 Apr; 30:192-202. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2018.03.024. Epub 2018 Mar 26. PMID: 29650491

Utility of Viscoelastic Assays Beyond Coagulation: Can Preoperative Thrombelastography Indices Predict Tumor Histology, Nodal Disease, and Resectability in Patients Undergoing Pancreatectomy? Moore HB, Paniccia A, Lawson PJ, Torphy RJ, Nydam TL, Moore EE, McCarter MD, Schulick RD, Edil BH. J Am Coll Surg. 2018 Jul;227(1):55-62. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.03.031. Epub 2018 Mar 30. PMID: 29605725

SSAT State-of-the-Art Conference: Current Surgical Management of Gastric Tumors. Norton JA, Kim T, Kim J, McCarter MD, Kelly KJ, Wong J, Sicklick JK. J Gastrointest Surg. 2018 Jan; 22(1):32-42. doi: 10.1007/s11605-017-3533-8. Epub 2017 Aug 14. PMID: 28808875

Impact of Cellularity on Oncologic Outcomes Following Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemoperfusion for Pseudomyxoma Peritonei. Choudry HA, Pai RK, Shuai Y, Ramalingam L, Jones HL, Pingpank JF, Ahrendt SS, Holtzman MP, Zureikat AH, Zeh HJ, Bartlett DL. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Jan; 25(1):76-82. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-6214-7. Epub 2017 Nov 6. PMID: 29110275

Low Estrogen Receptor (ER)-Positive Breast Cancer and Neoadjuvant Systemic Chemotherapy: Is Response Similar to Typical ER-Positive or ER-Negative Disease? Landmann A, Farrugia DJ, Zhu L, Diego EJ, Johnson RR, Soran A, Dabbs DJ, Clark BZ, Puhalla SL, Jankowitz RC, Brufsky AM, Ahrendt GM, McAuliffe PF, Bhargava R. Am J Clin Pathol. 2018 May 31; 150(1):34-42. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqy028. PMID: 29741562

Prognostic Significance of Modified Residual Disease in Breast and Nodes (mRDBN) Algorithm after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer. Clark BZ, Farrugia DJ, Landmann A, Diego EJ, Dabbs DJ, Puhalla SL, Jankowitz RC, Brufsky AM, Ahrendt GM, McAuliffe PF, Bhargava R. Am J Clin Pathol. 2018 Mar 7; 149(4):332-343. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqx168. PMID: 29481634

Axillary Ultrasound Identifies Residual Nodal Disease After Chemotherapy: Results From the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z1071 Trial (Alliance). Le-Petross HT, McCall LM, Hunt KK, Mittendorf EA, Ahrendt GM, Wilke LG, Ballman KV, Boughey JC. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Mar; 210(3):669-676. doi: 10.2214/AJR.17.18295. Epub 2018 Jan 30. PMID: 29381381

Standardization of nodal radiation therapy through changes to a breast cancer clinical pathway throughout a large, integrated cancer center network. Gebhardt BJ, Thomas J, Horne ZD, Champ CE, Ahrendt GM, Diego E, Heron DE, Beriwal S. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2018 Jan - Feb; 8(1):4-12. doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2017.07.012. Epub 2017 Jul 20. PMID: 28939351

Immunotherapy for pancreatic cancer: Barriers and breakthroughs. Torphy RJ, Zhu Y, Schulick RD. Ann Gastroenterol Surg. 2018 Jun 22; 2(4):274-281. doi: 10.1002/ags3.12176. eCollection 2018 Jul. Review. PMID: 30003190

Risk of Neoplastic Progression in Individuals at High Risk for Pancreatic Cancer Undergoing Long-Term Surveillance.
Canto MI, Almario JA, Schulick RD, Yeo CJ, Klein A, Blackford A, Shin EJ, Sanyal A, Yenokyan G, Lennon AM, Kamel IR, Fishman EK, Wolfgang C, Weiss M, Hruban RH, Goggins M. Gastroenterology. 2018 May 24. pii: S0016-5085(18)34568-2. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.05.035. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29803839

Newly Emerging Immune Checkpoints: Promises for Future Cancer Therapy. Torphy RJ, Schulick RD, Zhu Y. Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Dec 6; 18(12). pii: E2642. doi: 10.3390/ijms18122642. Review. PMID: 29211042

Screening of Patients at Risk for Familial Pancreatic Cancer: What Is Beneficial? Torphy RJ, Schulick RD. Surg Clin North Am. 2018 Feb; 98(1):25-35. doi: 10.1016/j.suc.2017.09.003. Review. PMID: 29191275

What We Learned From John Cameron. Schulick RD. Ann Surg. 2018 Feb; 267(2S Suppl 2):S3-S5. doi: 10.1097/ SLA.0000000000002576. No abstract available. PMID: 29064886


Discussion of: "Re-excision rates after breast conserving surgery following the 2014 SSO-ASTRO guidelines". Heelan Gladden AA, Sams S, Gleisner A, Finlayson C, Kounalakis N, Hosokawa P, Brown R, Chong T, Mathes D, Murphy C. Am J Surg. 2017 Dec;214(6):1110-1111. doi: 10.1016/ j.amjsurg. 2017.09.023. Epub 2017 Sep 30. No abstract available. PMID: 29033142

Re-excision rates after breast conserving surgery following the 2014 SSO-ASTRO guidelines. Heelan Gladden AA, Sams S, Gleisner A, Finlayson C, Kounalakis N, Hosokawa P, Brown R, Chong T, Mathes D, Murphy C. Am J Surg. 2017 Dec;214(6):1104-1109. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.08.023. Epub 2017 Sep 20. PMID: 28974314

Influence of tumor size on outcomes following pelvic exenteration. Smith B, Jones EL, Kitano M, Gleisner AL, Lyell NJ, Cheng G, McCarter MD, Abdel-Misih S, Backes FJ. Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Nov; 147(2):345-350. doi: 10.1016/ j.ygyno.2017.08.014. Epub 2017 Aug 16. PMID: 28822555

Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy: changing the management of ampullary neoplasms. Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Ibrahim-Zada I, Overbey DM, Paniccia A, Meguid C, Brauer B, Gajdos C, McCarter MD, Schulick RD, Edil BH. Surg Endosc. 2018 Feb; 32(2):915-922. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5766-8. Epub 2017 Aug 4. PMID: 28779245

Implications of Sentinel Lymph Node Drainage to Multiple Basins in Head and Neck Melanoma. Stewart CL, Gleisner A, Kwak J, Chapman B, Pearlman N, Gajdos C, McCarter M, Kounalakis N. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 May; 24(5):1386-1391. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5744-8. Epub 2017 Jan 5. PMID: 28058553

Is Chemical Pyloroplasty Necessary for Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy? Stewart CL, Wilson L, Hamm A, Bartsch C, Boniface M, Gleisner A, Mitchell JD, Weyant MJ, Meguid R, Gajdos C, Edil BH, McCarter M. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 May; 24(5):1414-1418. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5742-x. Epub 2017 Jan 5. PMID: 28058546

Impact of Facility Type and Surgical Volume on 10-Year Survival in Patients Undergoing Hepatic Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Chapman BC, Paniccia A, Hosokawa PW, Henderson WG, Overbey DM, Messersmith W, McCarter MD, Gleisner A, Edil BH, Schulick RD, Gajdos C. J Am Coll Surg. 2017 Mar;224(3):362-372. doi: 10.1016/ j.jamcollsurg.2016.11.011. Epub 2016 Dec 5. PMID: 27923615

Antigen-Presenting Intratumoral B Cells Affect CD4+ TIL Phenotypes in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients. Bruno TC, Ebner PJ, Moore BL, Squalls OG, Waugh KA, Eruslanov EB, Singhal S, Mitchell JD, Franklin WA, Merrick DT, McCarter MD, Palmer BE, Kern JA, Slansky JE. Cancer Immunol Res. 2017 Oct; 5(10):898-907. doi: 10.1158/2326-6066.CIR-17-0075. Epub 2017 Aug 28. PMID: 28848053

Follicular Regulatory T Cells Are Highly Permissive to R5-Tropic HIV-1. Miller SM, Miles B, Guo K, Folkvord J, Meditz AL, McCarter MD, Levy DN, MaWhinney S, Santiago ML, Connick E. J Virol. 2017 Aug 10; 91(17). pii: e00430-17. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00430-17. Print 2017 Sep 1. PMID: 28615202

Whole-exome sequencing identifies recurrent SF3B1 R625 mutation and comutation of NF1 and KIT in mucosal melanoma. Hintzsche JD, Gorden NT, Amato CM, Kim J, Wuensch KE, Robinson SE, Applegate AJ, Couts KL, Medina TM, Wells KR, Wisell JA, McCarter MD, Box NF, Shellman YG, Gonzalez RC, Lewis KD, Tentler JJ, Tan AC, Robinson WA. Melanoma Res. 2017 Jun; 27(3):189-199. doi: 10.1097/CMR.0000000000000345. PMID: 28296713

The transcriptome of HIV-1 infected intestinal CD4+ T cells exposed to enteric bacteria. Yoder AC, Guo K, Dillon SM, Phang T, Lee EJ, Harper MS, Helm K, Kappes JC, Ochsenbauer C, McCarter MD, Wilson CC, Santiago ML. PLoS Pathog. 2017 Feb 27; 13(2):e1006226. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006226. eCollection 2017 Feb. PMID: 28241075

The clinical evidence for targeting human myeloid-derived suppressor cells in cancer patients. Tobin RP, Davis D, Jordan KR, McCarter MD. J Leukoc Biol. 2017 Aug; 102(2):381-391. doi: 10.1189/jlb.5VMR1016-449R. Epub 2017 Feb 8. Review. PMID: 28179538

Immunosuppressive myeloid-derived suppressor cells are increased in splenocytes from cancer patients. Jordan KR, Kapoor P, Spongberg E, Tobin RP, Gao D, Borges VF, McCarter MD. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2017 Apr; 66(4):503-513. doi: 10.1007/s00262-016-1953-z. Epub 2017 Jan 20. PMID: 28108766

Low abundance of colonic butyrate-producing bacteria in HIV infection is associated with microbial translocation and immune activation. Dillon SM, Kibbie J, Lee EJ, Guo K, Santiago ML, Austin GL, Gianella S, Landay AL, Donovan AM, Frank DN, McCarter MD, Wilson CC. AIDS. 2017 Feb 20; 31(4):511-521. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001366. PMID: 28002063

Transthoracic Anastomotic Leak after Esophagectomy: Current Trends. Ryan CE, Paniccia A, Meguid RA, McCarter MD. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Jan; 24(1):281-290. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5417-7. Epub 2016 Jul 12. Review. PMID: 27406098

Institutional Experience with Ostomies Created During Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemoperfusion. Pakraftar S, Ramalingam L, Shuai Y, Jones HL, Pingpank JF, Ahrendt SS, Holtzman MP, Zureikat AH, Zeh HJ, Bartlett DL, Choudry HA. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Dec; 24(13):3811-3817. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-6114-x. Epub 2017 Oct 10. PMID: 29019111

Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion as a component of multimodality therapy for ovarian and primary peritoneal cancer. Magge D, Ramalingam L, Shuai Y, Edwards RP, Pingpank JF, Ahrendt SS, Holtzman MP, Zeh HJ, Bartlett DL, Choudry HA. J Surg Oncol. 2017 Sep; 116(3):320-328. doi: 10.1002/jso.24666. Epub 2017 Jun 19. PMID: 28628712

Magee Equation 3 predicts pathologic response to neoadjuvant systemic chemotherapy in estrogen receptor positive, HER2 negative/equivocal breast tumors. Farrugia DJ, Landmann A, Zhu L, Diego EJ, Johnson RR, Bonaventura M, Soran A, Dabbs DJ, Clark BZ, Puhalla SL, Jankowitz RC, Brufsky AM, Lembersky BC, Ahrendt GM, McAuliffe PF, Bhargava R. Mod Pathol. 2017 Aug; 30(8):1078-1085. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2017.41. Epub 2017 May 26. PMID: 28548119

Persistent Breast Pain Among Women With Histories of Breast-conserving Surgery for Breast Cancer Compared with Women without Histories of Breast Surgery or Cancer. Edmond SN, Shelby RA, Keefe FJ, Fisher HM, Schmidt JE, Soo MS, Skinner CS, Ahrendt GM, Manculich J, Sumkin JH, Zuley ML, Bovbjerg DH. Clin J Pain. 2017 Jan; 33(1):51-56. PMID: 27922843

Blockade of CD112R and TIGIT signaling sensitizes human natural killer cell functions. Xu F, Sunderland A, Zhou Y, Schulick RD, Edil BH, Zhu Y. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2017 Oct; 66(10):1367-1375. doi: 10.1007/s00262-017-2031-x. Epub 2017 Jun 16. PMID: 28623459

Impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiation on perioperative outcomes in patients with rectal cancer. Chapman BC, Hosokawa P, Henderson W, Paniccia A, Overbey DM, Messersmith W, Lieu C, Stiegmann GV, Schulick RD, Gajdos C.
J Surg Oncol. 2017 Jun; 115(8):1033-1044. doi: 10.1002/jso.24613. Epub 2017 Mar 23. PMID: 28334436

An institutional analysis of unplanned return to the operating room to identify areas for quality improvement.
Lin Y, Meguid RA, Hosokawa PW, Henderson WG, Hammermeister KE, Schulick RD, Shelstad RC, Wild TT, McIntyre RC Jr.
Am J Surg. 2017 Jul; 214(1):1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.10.021. Epub 2016 Dec 13. PMID: 28057294

Hypermutation in Pancreatic Cancer. Humphris JL, Patch AM, Nones K, Bailey PJ, Johns AL, McKay S, Chang DK, Miller DK, Pajic M, Kassahn KS, Quinn MC, Bruxner TJ, Christ AN, Harliwong I, Idrisoglu S, Manning S, Nourse C, Nourbakhsh E, Stone A, Wilson PJ, Anderson M, Fink JL, Holmes O, Kazakoff S, Leonard C, Newell F, Waddell N, Wood S, Mead RS, Xu Q, Wu J, Pinese M, Cowley MJ, Jones MD, Nagrial AM, Chin VT, Chantrill LA, Mawson A, Chou A, Scarlett CJ, Pinho AV, Rooman I, Giry-Laterriere M, Samra JS, Kench JG, Merrett ND, Toon CW, Epari K, Nguyen NQ, Barbour A, Zeps N, Jamieson NB, McKay CJ, Carter CR, Dickson EJ, Graham JS, Duthie F, Oien K, Hair J, Morton JP, Sansom OJ, Grützmann R, Hruban RH, Maitra A, Iacobuzio-Donahue CA, Schulick RD, Wolfgang CL, Morgan RA, Lawlor RT, Rusev B, Corbo V, Salvia R, Cataldo I, Tortora G, Tempero MA; Australian Pancreatic Cancer Genome Initiative, Hofmann O, Eshleman JR, Pilarsky C, Scarpa A, Musgrove EA, Gill AJ, Pearson JV, Grimmond SM, Waddell N, Biankin AV. Gastroenterology. 2017 Jan; 152(1):68-74.e2. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.09.060. Epub 2016 Nov 15. PMID: 27856273

Laparoscopic Spleen-Preserving Total Pancreatectomy for a Main-Duct Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm.
Chapman BC, Paniccia A, Ryan C, Schulick RD, Edil BH. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Feb; 24(2):560. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5481-z. Epub 2016 Sep 2. PMID: 27590330

Main-duct Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm. High Cancer Risk in Duct Diameter of 5 to 9 mm. Del Chiaro M, Schulick RD. Ann Surg. 2017 Dec;266(6):e86. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001725. No abstract available. PMID: 27043742


Adenosine A3 receptor elicits chemoresistance mediated by multiple resistance-associated protein-1 in human glioblastoma stem-like cells. Torres A, Vargas Y, Uribe D, Jaramillo C, Gleisner A, Salazar-Onfray F, López MN, Melo R, Oyarzún C, San Martín R, Quezada C. Oncotarget. 2016 Oct 11; 7(41):67373-67386. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.12033. PMID: 27634913

Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism and Short Stature in Patients with Diabetes Due to Neurogenin 3 Deficiency. Rubio-Cabezas O, Gómez JL, Gleisner A, Hattersley AT, Codner E. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Oct; 101(10):3555-3558. Epub 2016 Aug 17. PMID: 27533310

SPECT/CT Improves Detection of Metastatic Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Patients with Head and Neck Melanoma. Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Kwak JJ, Hosokawa P, Paniccia A, Merkow JS, Koo PJ, Gajdos C, Pearlman NW, McCarter MD, Kounalakis N. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Aug; 23(8):2652-7. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5175-6. Epub 2016 Mar 16. PMID: 26983744

Diverse Intestinal Bacteria Contain Putative Zwitterionic Capsular Polysaccharides with Anti-inflammatory Properties. Neff CP, Rhodes ME, Arnolds KL, Collins CB, Donnelly J, Nusbacher N, Jedlicka P, Schneider JM, McCarter MD, Shaffer M, Mazmanian SK, Palmer BE, Lozupone CA. Cell Host Microbe. 2016 Oct 12; 20(4):535-547. doi: 10.1016/ j.chom.2016.09.002. Epub 2016 Sep 29. PMID: 27693306

Multidisciplinary management for esophageal and gastric cancer. Boniface MM, Wani SB, Schefter TE, Koo PJ, Meguid C, Leong S, Kaplan JB, Wingrove LJ, McCarter MD. Cancer Manag Res. 2016 Apr 22; 8:39-44. doi: 10.2147/CMAR.S101169. eCollection 2016. Review. PMID: 27217796

Virtual memory T cells develop and mediate bystander protective immunity in an IL-15-dependent manner. White JT, Cross EW, Burchill MA, Danhorn T, McCarter MD, Rosen HR, O'Connor B, Kedl RM. Nat Commun. 2016 Apr 21; 7:11291. doi: 10.1038/ncomms11291. PMID: 27097762

Enhancement of HIV-1 infection and intestinal CD4+ T cell depletion ex vivo by gut microbes altered during chronic HIV-1 infection. Dillon SM, Lee EJ, Donovan AM, Guo K, Harper MS, Frank DN, McCarter MD, Santiago ML, Wilson CC. Retrovirology. 2016 Jan 14; 13:5. doi: 10.1186/s12977-016-0237-1. PMID: 26762145

Predictors for Surgical Referral in Patients with Pancreatic Cystic Lesions Undergoing Endoscopic Ultrasound: Results from a Large Multicenter Cohort Study. Ge PS, Gaddam S, Keach JW, Mullady D, Fukami N, Edmundowicz SA, Azar RR, Shah RJ, Murad FM, Kushnir VM, Ghassemi KF, Sedarat A, Watson RR, Amateau SK, Brauer BC, Yen RD, Hosford L, Hollander T, Donahue TR, Schulick RD, Edil BH, McCarter MD, Gajdos C, Attwell AR, Muthusamy VR, Early DS, Wani S. Pancreas. 2016 Jan; 45(1):51-7. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000000386. PMID: 26262589

Gut dendritic cell activation links an altered colonic microbiome to mucosal and systemic T-cell activation in untreated HIV-1 infection. Dillon SM, Lee EJ, Kotter CV, Austin GL, Gianella S, Siewe B, Smith DM, Landay AL, McManus MC, Robertson CE, Frank DN, McCarter MD, Wilson CC. Mucosal Immunol. 2016 Jan; 9(1):24-37. doi: 10.1038/mi.2015.33. Epub 2015 Apr 29. PMID: 25921339

Breast Cancer Following Radiation for Hodgkin Lymphoma: Clinical Scenarios and Risk-Reducing Strategies. Overholser L, Shagisultanova E, Rabinovitch RA, Kounalakis N, Diamond J, Finlayson CA, Fisher CM, Kabos P, Elias AD, Borges VF, Mayordomo J. Oncology (Williston Park). 2016 Dec 15; 30(12):1063-70. Review. PMID: 27987198

Axillary Staging after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: A Pilot Study Combining Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy with Radioactive Seed Localization of Pre-treatment Positive Axillary Lymph Nodes. Diego EJ, McAuliffe PF, Soran A, McGuire KP, Johnson RR, Bonaventura M, Ahrendt GM. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 May; 23(5):1549-53. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-5052-8. Epub 2016 Jan 4. PMID: 26727919

Identification and Resection of Clipped Node Decreases the False-negative Rate of Sentinel Lymph Node Surgery in Patients Presenting With Node-positive Breast Cancer (T0-T4, N1-N2) Who Receive Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: Results From ACOSOG Z1071 (Alliance). Boughey JC, Ballman KV, Le-Petross HT, McCall LM, Mittendorf EA, Ahrendt GM, Wilke LG, Taback B, Feliberti EC, Hunt KK. Ann Surg. 2016 Apr; 263(4):802-7. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001375. PMID: 26649589

Total laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy. Paniccia A, Chapman B, Edil BH, Schulick RD. J Vis Surg. 2016 Aug 2; 2:130. doi: 10.21037/jovs.2016.07.13. eCollection 2016. PMID: 29078518

Key Tenets of Effective Surgery Leadership: Perspectives from the Society of Surgical Chairs Mentorship Sessions.
Rosengart TK, Kent KC, Bland KI, Britt LD, Eberlein TJ, Gewertz BL, Hunter JG, Lillemoe KD, Pellegrini CA, Schulick RD, Stain SC, Weigel RJ. JAMA Surg. 2016 Aug 1; 151(8):768-70. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.0405. PMID: 27096328

A matched-cohort analysis of 192 pancreatic anaplastic carcinomas and 960 pancreatic adenocarcinomas: A 13-year North American experience using the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB). Paniccia A, Hosokawa PW, Schulick RD, Henderson W, Kaplan J, Gajdos C. Surgery. 2016 Aug; 160(2):281-92. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2016.02.025. Epub 2016 Apr 14.
PMID: 27085687

Outcomes of arterial resection during pancreatectomy for tumor. Glebova NO, Hicks CW, Tosoian JJ, Piazza KM, Abularrage CJ, Schulick RD, Wolfgang CL, Black JH 3rd. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Mar;63(3):722-9.e1. doi: 10.1016/ j.jvs.2015.09.042. Epub 2015 Nov 21. PMID: 26610641


Minimally Invasive Resection of Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases Leads to an Earlier Initiation of Chemotherapy Compared to Open Surgery. Tohme S, Goswami J, Han K, Chidi AP, Geller DA, Reddy S, Gleisner A, Tsung A. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Dec;19(12):2199-206. doi: 10.1007/s11605-015-2962-5. Epub 2015 Oct 5. PMID: 26438480

Interferon-α Subtypes in an Ex Vivo Model of Acute HIV-1 Infection: Expression, Potency and Effector Mechanisms. Harper MS, Guo K, Gibbert K, Lee EJ, Dillon SM, Barrett BS, McCarter MD, Hasenkrug KJ, Dittmer U, Wilson CC, Santiago ML. PLoS Pathog. 2015 Nov 3; 11(11):e1005254. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1005254. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26529416

Follicular regulatory T cells impair follicular T helper cells in HIV and SIV infection. Miles B, Miller SM, Folkvord JM, Kimball A, Chamanian M, Meditz AL, Arends T, McCarter MD, Levy DN, Rakasz EG, Skinner PJ, Connick E. Nat Commun. 2015 Oct 20; 6:8608. doi: 10.1038/ncomms9608. PMID: 26482032

Characteristics of 10-Year Survivors of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Paniccia A, Hosokawa P, Henderson W, Schulick RD, Edil BH, McCarter MD, Gajdos C. JAMA Surg. 2015 Aug;150(8):701-10. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.0668. PMID: 26062046

Developing in vitro models of human ductal carcinoma in situ from primary tissue explants. Brown DD, Dabbs DJ, Lee AV, McGuire KP, Ahrendt GM, Bhargava R, Davidson NE, Brufsky AM, Johnson RR, Oesterreich S, McAuliffe PF. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Sep; 153(2):311-21. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3551-8. Epub 2015 Aug 18. PMID: 26283301

Axillary Lymph Node Burden in Invasive Breast Cancer: A Comparison of the Predictive Value of Ultrasound-Guided Needle Biopsy and Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy. Boone BA, Huynh C, Spangler ML, Sumkin J, Johnson R, McGuire KP, Soran A, Ahrendt GM. Clin Breast Cancer. 2015 Oct; 15(5):e243-8. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2015.03.011. Epub 2015 Mar 26. PMID: 25922244

Patterns of change in cognitive function with anastrozole therapy. Bender CM, Merriman JD, Gentry AL, Ahrendt GM, Berga SL, Brufsky AM, Casillo FE, Dailey MM, Erickson KI, Kratofil FM, McAuliffe PF, Rosenzweig MQ, Ryan CM, Sereika SM. Cancer. 2015 Aug 1; 121(15):2627-36. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29393. Epub 2015 Apr 23. PMID: 25906766

Radioactive seed localization versus wire localization for lumpectomies: a comparison of outcomes. Sharek D, Zuley ML, Zhang JY, Soran A, Ahrendt GM, Ganott MA. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Apr; 204(4):872-7. doi: 10.2214/AJR.14.12743. PMID: 25794081

Factors affecting sentinel lymph node identification rate after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer patients enrolled in ACOSOG Z1071 (Alliance). Boughey JC, Suman VJ, Mittendorf EA, Ahrendt GM, Wilke LG, Taback B, Leitch AM, Flippo-Morton TS, Kuerer HM, Bowling M, Hunt KK; Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. Ann Surg. 2015 Mar; 261(3):547-52. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000551.
PMID: 25664534

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