Faculty Publications

Department of Surgery faculty publish regularly in the peer reviewed literature and various high impact journals, and their timely and incisive studies are often cited by the press and their peers.

Recent publications with abstracts

"Simulation-based assessment to reliably identify key resident performance attributes." Blum RH, Muret-Wagstaff SL, Boulet JR, Cooper JB, Petrusa ER, Baker KH, Davidyuk G, Dearden JL, Feinstein DM, Jones SB, Kimball WR, Mitchell JD, Nadelberg RL, Wiser SH, Albrecht MA, Anastasi AK, Bose RR, Chang LY, Culley DJ, Fisher LJ, Grover M, Klainer SB, Kveraga R, Martel JP, McKenna SS, Minehart RD, Mitchell JD, Mountjoy JR, Pawlowski JB, Pilon RN, Shook DC, Silver DA, Warfield CA, Zaleski KL; Harvard Assessment of Anesthesia Resident Performance Research Group. Anesthesiology. 2018 Apr;128(4):821-831.

"Continuous flow perfused cadaver model for endovascular training, research, and development." Sarkar A, Kalsi R, Ayers JD, Drucker CB, Kaushal V, Sutton W, Crawford RS. Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 Apr;48:174-181.

"An interpretable machine learning model for accurate prediction of sepsis in the ICU." Nemati S, Holder A, Razmi F, Stanley MD, Clifford GD, Buchman TG. Crit Care Med. 2018 Apr;46(4):547-553.

"Short-term and family-reported long-term outcomes of simple versus complicated gastroschisis." Arnold HE, Baxter KJ, Short HL, Travers C, Bhatia A, Durham MM, Raval MV. J Surg Res. 2018 Apr;224:79-88.

"Association of serious fall injuries among United States end stage kidney disease patients with access to kidney transplantation." Plantinga LC, Lynch RJ, Patzer RE, Pastan SO, Bowling CB. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 Mar 6.

"Hydrogen sulfide regulates cardiac mitochondrial biogenesis via the activation of AMPK." Shimizu Y, Polavarapu R, Eskla KL, Nicholson CK, Koczor CA, Wang R, Lewis W, Shiva S, Lefer DJ, Calvert JW. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2018 Mar;116:29-40.

"Optimal timing of initial debridement for necrotizing soft tissue infection: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma." Gelbard RB, Ferrada P, Yeh DD, Williams B, Loor M, Yon J, Mentzer C, Khwaja K, Khan M, Kohli A, Bulger EM, Robinson BRH. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Feb 27. [Epub ahead of print]