Surgery Publications

  1. Anselmo DM, Perez IA, Shaul DB. (In Press)  Thoracoscopic pneumonectomy for severe bronchiectasis in a 9-year-old female.  JLAST.
  2.  Ballow S et al (2008).  Hospital-based disaster preparedness for pediatric patients:  How to design a realistic set of drill patients.  Am Journ Disaster Med.
  3. Chokshi NK, Guner YS, Aranda A, Petrosyan M, Shin CE, Ford HR, Nguyen N.  (In Press)  Laparscopic choledochal cyst excision:  Lessons learned in our experience.  JLAST.
  4. Chokshi et al (in press).  The role of Nitric Oxide in Intestinal Epithelial Injury and Restitution in Neonatal NEC.  Semin Perinatol.
  5. Chokshi et al (in press).  Disaster Management among Pediatric Surgeons:  Preparedness, Training and Involvement.  Am Journ Disaster Med.
  6. Clarke et al (2008).  Planned Early Discharge – Elective Surgical Re-Admit Pathway for Patients with Gallstone Pancreatitis.  Arch Surg.
  7. Claudius I et al (2008).  Disaster Drill Exercise Documentation and Management: Are We Drilling to Standard?  Journal of Emer Nurs.
  8. Curtis JL, Burns RC, Wang L, Mahour GH, Ford HR. (2008)  Primary gastric tumors of infancy and childhood:  54-year experience at a single institution.  J Pediatr Surg, 43(8):1487-93.
  9. Grikscheit et al (2008).  Tissue-Engineered Spleen Protects Against Overwhelming Pneumococcal Sepsis in a Rodent Model.  Journal of Surgical Research.
  10. Grikscheit TC, Sala FG, Ogilvie J, Bower KA, Ochoa ER, Alsberg E, Mooney D, Vacanti JP. (In Press)  Tissue-engineered spleen protects against overwhelming pneumococcal sepsis in a rodent model.  J Surg Res.
  11. Guner YG, Chokshi NK, Aranda A, Ochoa CJ, Qureshi FG, Nguyen NX, Grikscheit TC, Ford HR, Stein JE, Shin CE.  (In Press)  Thorascopic repair of neonatal diaphragmatic hernia.  JLAST.
  12. Guner YG, Chokshi NK, Petrosyan M, Upperman JS, Ford HR, Grikscheit TC (In Press)  Necrotizing enterocolitis – bench to bedside:  Novel and emerging strategies.  Sem Ped Surg.
  13. Guner et al (2008).  Surgical Management of Necrotizing Enterocolitis.  Sem Ped Surg.
  14. Hunter et al (2008).  Enteric Duplication Cysts of the Pancreas:  A Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature.  Pediatri Surg Int.
  15. Hunter et al (2008).  Understanding the Susceptibility of the Premature Infant to Necrotizing Entercolitis (NEC).  Pediatric Research.
  16. Hunter et al (2008).  Enterobacter sakazakii Enhances Epithelial Cell Injury by Inducing Apoptosis in a Rat Model of Necrotizing Enterocolitis.  J In Dis.
  17. Hunter et al (2008).  Enterobacter sakazakii:  An emerging pathogen in infants and neonates.  Surg Inf.
  18. Hunter et al (2008).  Evidence vs. experience in the surgical management of necrotizing enterocolitis and focal intestinal perforation.  J Peri.
  19. Hunter et al (2008).  Dissemination of Strongyloides stercoralis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus after initiation of albendazole:  a case report.  J Med Case Rep.
  20. Lugo, B, Guner YS, Nguyen T, Shin CE, Ford HR, Nguyen NX.  (In Press)  Thorascopic versus open repair of tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia.  JLAST.
  21. Petrosyan et al (2008).  CT Scan in Patients With Suspected Appendicitis:  Clinical Implications for the Acute Care Surgeon.  Eur Surg Research
  22. Speer AL, Schofield DE, Wang KS, Shin CE, Stein JE, Shaul DB, Mahour GH, Ford HR. (2008)  Contemporary management of lipoblastoma.  J Pediatr Surg, 43(7):1295-300.
  23. Tai, CC, Curtis JL, Sala FG, Del Moral PM, Chokshi N, Kanard RJ, Al Alam D, Wang J, Burns RC, Ford HR, Grishin A, Wang KS, Bellusci. S.  (In Press)  Induction of fibroblast growth factor (FGF10) in the ileal crypt epithelium after massive small bowel resection suggests a role of FGF10 in gut adaptation.  Developmental Dynamics.
  24. Tai, CC, Curtis JL, Szmuszkovicz, JR, Horn MV, Ford HR, Woo MS, Wang KS.  (In Press)  Abdominal involvement in pediatric heart and lung transplant recipients with post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease increases the risk of mortality.  J Ped Surg.