Presentations and Publications

Presentations

Boltz M, Hollenbeak C, Nikkel L, Schaefer E, Ortenzi G, Dillon P. Electronic Measures of Surgical Site Infection: Implications for Estimating Risks and Costs. American College of Surgeons 96th Annual Clinical Congress – Surgical Forum, October 2010, Washington, DC.

Boltz M, Hollenbeak C, Ortenzi G, Dillon P. Hospital costs associated with surgical site infections in general and vascular surgery patients. 2010 American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program National Conference, July 2010, Chicago IL.

Pauli EM, Gopal J, Moyer MT, Rogers AM, Mathew A, Haluck RS. The Self-Approximating Translumenal Access Technique (STAT) reliably permits transgastric organ resection and retrieval. 12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, National Harbor, MD, April 17, 2010.

Gopal J, Pauli EM, Haluck RS, Moyer MT, Tannouri SS, Ancrile BB, Rogers AM, Mathew A. The Self-Approximating Translumenal Access Technique (STAT) for NOTES Heller myotomy in a Human Cadaver. 12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, National Harbor, MD, April 17, 2010.

Rau AC, Frecker M, Mathew A, Pauli EM. Design of a multifunctional tissue grasper and spreader for use in incisionless surgery. Design of Medical Devices Conference, Minneapolis MN, April 13-15, 2010.

Gopal J., Moyer M.T., Pauli E.M., Haluck R.S., Mathew A. Prevention of small bowel distention during transgastric natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) using a novel intestinal occlusion device. Digestive Disease Week. Chicago, May 30 – June 4, 2009.

Gopal J., Moyer M.T., Pauli E.M., Haluck R.S., Erdahl L., Carney E.L., Mathew A. Durability of the Self-Approximating Translumenal Access Technique (STAT) for Transgastric Organ Resection. Digestive Disease Week. Chicago, May 30 – June 4, 2009.

Moyer M.T., Gopal J., Pauli E.M., Yeasted N.J., Carney E.L., Erdahl L., Haluck R.S., Mathew A. Transgastric organ resection solely with the prototype R scope and the Self-Approximating Translumenal Access Technique (STAT). Digestive Disease Week. Chicago, May 30–June 4, 2009.

Erdahl, L., Kass, R., Smith, J. S., Purichia, H., & Kauffman, G. The use of breast simulators achieves equivalent efficacy compared to standardized patients in teaching medical students the clinical breast exam. Penn State College of Medicine. Hershey, PA. May 21, 2009.—Podium Presentation *Received honorable mention for oral presentation

Shereef S., Nikfarjam M., Avella D., Gusani N., Staveley-O'Carroll K., Conter R., Kimchi E. Castleman’s disease: A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenge. Association for Academic Surgery. 4th Annual Academic Surgical Congress. February 3-6, 2009. Sanibel Harbour, FL.

Shereef S., Avella D., Garcia L., Tagaram H., Gusani N., Nikfarjam M., Kimchi E., Staveley-O'Carroll K. Necrotic Cell Death by Radiofrequency Ablation releases Heat Shock Protein. Association for Academic Surgery. 4th Annual Academic Surgical Congress. February 3-6, 2009. Sanibel Harbour, FL.

Avella D., Tagaram H., Shereef S., Kimchi E., Staveley-O'Carroll K. Tumor Neo-Angiogenesis is a Key Factor in the Induction of Tumor-Specific T-Cell Tolerance. Association for Academic Surgery. 4th Annual Academic Surgical Congress. February 3-6, 2009. Sanibel Harbour, FL.

Rogers, A. M. & Erdahl, L. M. A case of partial gastric devascularization as an indication for sleeve gastrectomy. 2009 Winter Meeting of the Pennsylvania Society of Bariatric Surgery.—Poster Presentation. *Received gold medal poster award

M Kester, L Kline, Pastor DM, N Lee, R Irby. Nanoliposomal delivery of Par-4 to colon tumor cells. Poster presentation, European Society of Gene & Cell Therapy, 16th Annual Congress, November 13-16, 2008, West Flanders, Belgium

Pastor DM, TL Olson, WA Koltun, LR Harris, CL Kline, RB Irby, and LS Poritz. 2007. Comparison between Human Colon Tumors and Coordinately Established Primary Cell Lines. Podium presentation, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting and Tripartite Meeting, Research Forum, June 7-11, 2008, Boston, MA

Avella D., Garcia L., Shereef S., Tagaram H., Jiang Y., Nikfarjam,M., Gusani N., Kimchi E., Staveley-O'Carroll K.. Immunologic Ignorance and Tolerance Both Play a Role in Hepatic Tumorigenesis. The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. May 2008. Annual Meeting Abstracts. San Diego, CA.

Avella D., Tagaram H., Sehmbey M, Garcia L., Shereef S., Kimchi E., Zagon I., McLaughlin P., Staveley-O'Carroll K. Opioid Growth Factor Mediated Inhibition of Hepatic Carcinoma in vitro. Annual Congress of American Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. March 27-30, 2008. Fort Lauderdale. FL.

Shereef S., Avella D., Garcia L., Tagaram H., Gusani N., Nikfarjam M., Kimchi E., Staveley-O'Carroll K.. Magnetic Resonance Imaging is a powerful tool for characterizing the impact of Radiofrequency Ablation in a Murine model of Spontaneous Hepatocellular Cancer. Annual Congress of American Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. March 27-30, 2008. Fort Lauderdale. FL.

Ionescu, A. M., Pauli, E. M., Erdahl, L. M., & Shope, T. R.. Flex-Time: Enhancing surgical education in the third-year medical school curriculum. Association for Surgical Education. Toronto, ON, Canada. April 18, 2008.—Podium Presentation.

Chen, P., Erdahl, L., & Barrett, A.M. Does monocular patching induce spatial neglect? Evidence from healthy adults. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. November 5, 2007.—Poster Presentation

Lall SC, Foyil KV, Sakamoto S, Voeller RK, Boineau JP, Schuessler RB, Damiano RJ. "Acute Effects of Surgical Ablation Procedures on Atrial Autonomic Innervation.” Oral Presentation at American Heart Association, Orlando, Florida, November 2007.

Lall SC, Foyil KV, Sakamoto S, Voeller RK, Boineau JP, Schuessler RB, Damiano RJ. "Pulmonary Vein Isolation and Cox-Maze IV Only Partially Denervate the Atria.” Oral Presentation at Western Thoracic Surgical Association, Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico, June 2007.

Pastor DM, EM Pauli, WA Koltun, RS Haluck, TR Shope, LS Poritz. 2007. Laparoscopic Repair of Parastomal Hernia. Poster presentation, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, June 2007, St. Louis, MO

Ravnic DJ, Konerding MA, Turhan A, Tsuda A, Huss HT, Pratt JP, Mentzer SJ. “Microvascular Adaptations Associated with Lymphocyte Slowing and Transmigration in Murine Colitis” Penn State Hershey Medical Center Grand Rounds, Hershey, PA. May 17, 2007

Voeller RK, Bailey MS, Zierer A, Lall SC, Sakamoto S, Aubuchon K, Moon MR, Schuessler RB, Damiano RJ. “Surgical Outcomes Following The Cox-Maze Procedure: The Importance of Isolating the Posterior Left Atrium.” Oral Presentation at the American Association of Thoracic Surgeons, Washington, District of Columbia, May 2007.

Ravnic DJ, Konerding MA, Turhan A, Tsuda A, Huss HT, Pratt JP, Mentzer SJ. “Microvascular Adaptations Associated with Lymphocyte Slowing and Transmigration in Murine Colitis” 2nd Academic Surgical Congress (Society of University Surgeons), Phoenix, AZ. February 9, 2007.

Puleo FJ, Fitzpatrick L, Meirelles K, Koltun W, Lang C, Cooney RN. Alterations in the IGF-1 axis and upiquitin E3 ligases (atrogin-1, MuRF1_ in TNBS-induced colitis: A mechanism for loss of muscle mass in IBD. Poster presentation at 2007 CCFA Conference

Buzzelli MD, Ahmed TA, Navaratnarajah M, Nagarajan MK, Shumate ML & Cooney RN. “Inhibitory Effects of Interleukin-1 on Growth Hormone Inducible Gene Expression Are Mediated by NF-κB, 66th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, September 2007, Las Vegas, Nevada

Buzzelli MD, Nagarajan MK, Navaratnarajah M, Shumate ML, Lang CH & Cooney RN. Mechanistic Role of NF-κB in the Induction of Hepatic Growth Hormone (GH) Resistance by TNF-α. 30th Annual Conference on Shock; June 2007, Baltimore, Maryland

Wolff BS, Meng QH, Souba WW, Karinch AM, Pan M: Phorbol ester (TPA) differentially regulates glutamine transporter genes. Digestive Disease Week, May 21, 2007, Washington, DC.

Wolff BS, Meng QH, Souba WW, Karinch AM, Buzzelli M, Meirelles K, Cooney RN, Pan M: Alteration of small intestinal glutamine absorption in rats after gastric bypass surgery. Digestive Disease Week, May 21, 2007, Washington, DC.

Meng QH, Wolff BS, Souba WW, Karinch AM, Pan M: Intra-abdominal Abscess Regulates the Rat Intestinal Glutamine Transporter B0AT1. Digestive Disease Week, May 21, 2007, Washington, DC.

Wolff BS, Meng Q, Souba WW, Karinch AM, Buzzelli MD, Meirelles K, Cooney RN & Pan M. Alteration of Small Intestinal Glutamine Absorption in Rats After Gastric Bypass Surgery, Digestive Disease Week 2007, May 2007, Washington, D.C.

Zeng QT, Pratt JP, Pak J, Kim EY, Ravnic DJ, Huss H, Mentzer SJ. “Data Integration in Multi-dimensional Data Sets: Informational Asymmetry in the Valid Correlation of Subdivided Samples” Biological and Medical Data Analysis, 7th International Symposium, ISBMDA 2006, Thessaloniki, Greece, December 7-8, 2006.

Buzzelli MD, Shumate ML, Navaratnarajah M, Lang CH & Cooney RN. Inhibition of GH-Induced Spi 2.1 Gene Expression by TNF Involves NF-κB Activation. 29th Annual Conference on Shock; June 2006, Broomfield, Colorado
 

 

Publications

Moyer MT, Haluck RS, Gopal J, Pauli EM, Mathew A. Transgastric organ resection solely with the prototype R-scope and the self-approximating transluminal access technique. Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Jul;72(1):170-6.

Voeller RK, Zierer A, Lall SC, Sakamoto S, Schuessler RB, Damiano RJ Jr. Efficacy of a novel bipolar radiofrequency ablation device on the beating heart for atrial fibrillation ablation: a long-term porcine study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Jul;140(1):203-8.

Konerding MA, Turhan A, Ravnic DJ, Lin M, Fuchs C, Secomb TW, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. “Inflammation- induced intussusceptive angiogenesis in murine colitis” Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2010 May;293(5):849-57. PMID: 20225210

Pastor DM, Eggers AD, Drabick JJ, Loughran TP, Bayerl MG, Shope TR. Retroperitoneal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma presenting as pseudoachalasia. J Clin Oncol. 2010 Apr 20;28(12):e184-7.

Pastor DM, Irby RB, Poritz LS. Tumor necrosis factor alpha induces p53 up-regulated modulator of apoptosis expression in colorectal cancer cell lines. Dis Colon Rectum. 2010 Mar;53(3):257-63.

Pastor DM, Poritz LS, Olson TL, Koltun WA, Harris LR, Kline CL, Chinchilli V, Irby RB. Primary cell lines: false representation or model system? A comparison of human colon tumors and coordinately established cell lines. Int J Clin Exp Med. 2010 Feb 22;3(1):69-83.

Yu W, Lin Z, Pastor DM, Hegarty JP, Chen X, Kelly AA, Wang Y, Poritz LS, Koltun WA. Genes Regulated by Nkx2-3 in Sporadic and Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Associated Colorectal Cancer Cell Lines. Dig Dis Sci. 2010 Feb 18.

Sakamoto S, Schuessler RB, Lee AM, Aziz A, Lall SC, Damiano RJ Jr. Vagal denervation and reinnervation after ablation of ganglionated plexi. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Feb;139(2):444-52.

Avella D, Garcia L, Gusani NJ, Nikfarjam M, Shereef S, Kimchi ET, Staveley-O'Carroll KF. “Human acellular dermal matrix: an innovative tool for diaphragmatic reconstruction in patients with large intra-abdominal tumors.” Am J Surg. 2010 Jan;199(1):e12-6.

Culnan DM, Albaugh V, Sun M, Lynch CJ, Lang CH, Cooney RN. Ileal Interposition Improves Glucose Tolerance and Insulin Sensitivity in the Obese Zucker Rat. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2010 Jul 15.

Fitzpatrick LR, Meirelles K, Small JS, Puleo FJ, Koltun WA, Cooney RN. A new model of chronic hapten-induced colitis in young rats. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Mar;50(3):240-50.

Wolff BS, Meirelles K, Meng QH, Pan M, Cooney RN: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass alters small intestine glutamine transport in the obese Zucker rat. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2009 Sep;297(3):G594-601.

Nikfarjam M, Kimchi ET, Gusani NJ, Avella DM, Shereef S, Staveley-O'Carroll KF. Reduction of surgical site infections by use of pulsatile lavage irrigation after prolonged intra-abdominal surgical procedures. Am J Surg. 2009 Sep;198(3):381-6.

Nikfarjam M, Kimchi ET, Gusani NJ, Shah SM, Sehmbey M, Shereef S, Staveley-O'Carroll KF. A reduction in delayed gastric emptying by classic pancreaticoduodenectomy with an antecolic gastrojejunal anastomosis and a retrogastric omental patch. J Gastrointest Surg. 2009 Sep;13(9):1674-82.

Nikfarjam M, Shereef S, Kimchi E, Gusani N, Jiang Y, Liang J, Avella D, Mahraj R, Staveley-O’Carroll K. Survival outcomes of patients with colorectal liver metastases following hepatic resection or ablation in the era of effective chemotherapy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 Jul;16(7):1860-7.

Nikfarjam M, Sehmbey M, Kimchi ET, Gusani NJ, Shereef S, Avella DM, Staveley-O'Carroll KF. Additional organ resection combined with pancreaticoduodenectomy does not increase post-operative morbidity and mortality. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 2009 May;13(5):915-21.

Pastor DM, Pauli EM, Koltun WA, Haluck RS, Shope TR, Poritz LS. A Single center experience with parastomal hernia repair. JSLS. 2009 Apr-Jun;13(2):170-5.

Cherenfant J, Nikfarjam M, Mathew A, Kimchi ET, Staveley-O'Carroll KF. Completion pancreatectomy for treatment of a Clostridium perfringens pancreatic infection. Arch Surg. 2009 Apr;144(4):368-70.

Meirelles K, T Ahmed, Culnan DM, CJ Lynch, CH Lang,  and RN Cooney. Mechanisms of glucose homeostasis after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery in the obese, insulin resistant Zucker rat.  Annals of Surgery. 2009 Feb;249(2):277-85.

Culnan DM, BJ Cicuto, H Singh and RJ Cherry.  Percutaneous retrieval of a biliary stent after migration and ileal perforation. World J of Emer. Gen. Surg. 2009 Jan 31;4:6.

Culnan DM, Cooney RN, Stanley B, and CJ Lynch.  Aprolipoprotein A-IV, a Putative Satiety/ Antiathrogenic Factor, Rises After Gastric Bypass.  Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Jan;17(1):46-52. Epub 2008 Oct 23.

Nikfarjam M, Kimchi ET, Gusani NJ, Shereef S, Avella DM, Staveley-O'Carroll KF. Reduction of surgical site infections by use of pulsed irrigating device after prolonged intra-abdominal operative procedures. J Surg Res. 2009;151(2): 291-292.

DM Pastor, EM Pauli, WA Koltun, RS Haluck,TR Shope, LS Poritz.  A Single Center Experience with Parastomal Hernia Repair.  Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons 2009;13:170-175.

Buzzelli MD, Nagarajan M, Radtka JF, Shumate ML, Navaratnarajah M, Lang CH, Cooney RN.”Nuclear factor-kappaB mediates the inhibitory effects of tumor necrosis factor-alpha on growth hormone-inducible gene expression in liver”.  Endocrinology. 2008 Dec;149(12):6378-88.

Pierce RA, Jonnalagadda S, Spitler JA, Tessier DJ, Liaw JM, Lall SC, Melman LM, Frisella MM, Todt LM, Brunt LM, Halpin VJ, Eagon JC, Edmundowicz SA, Matthews BD.  Incidence of residual choledocholithiasis detected by intraoperative cholangiography at the time of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients having undergone preoperative ERCP.  Surg Endosc 2008; Nov;22(11):2365-72.

Sakamoto S, Voeller RK, Melby SJ, Lall SC, Chang N, Schuessler RB, Damiano RJ.  Surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation:  The efficacy of a novel bipolar pen device in the cardioplegically arrested and beating heart.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008 Nov;136(5):1295-301.

Voeller RK, Zierer A, Lall SC, Sakamoto S, Chang NL, Schuessler RB, Moon MR, Damiano RJ Jr. The effects of the Cox maze procedure on atrial function. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Nov;136(5):1257-64, 1264.

Turhan A, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Ravnic DJ, Hanidziar D, Lin M, Mentzer SJ. “Bridging mucosal vessels associated with rhythmically oscillating blood flow in murine colitis” Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2008 Jan;291(1):74-82. PMID: 18085623

Buzzelli MD, Nagarajan MK, Radtka JF, Shumate ML, Navaratnarajah M, Lang CH & Cooney RN. Nuclear Factor-κB Mediates the Inhibitory Effects of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α on Growth Hormone-Inducible Gene Expression in Liver Endocrinology 2008, 149(12):6378-6388

Avella D, Garcia L, Nikfarjam M, Shereef S, Gusani N, Kimchi E, Staveley-O’Carroll K. Alloderm mesh an innovative tool for diaphragmatic reconstruction in patients with large retroperitoneal sarcomas. J Surg Res. 2008;144(2):347.

Garcia L, Smith P, Avella D, Tagaram H, Jiang Y, Shereef S., Kimchi E, Staveley-O’Carroll K. MTD2 mice provide an excellent model for in vivo adoptive transfer studies to evaluate the tumor antigen specific T cell response to hepatocellular cancer. J Surg Res. 2008;144(2):386.

Garcia L, Smith P, Avella D, Tagaram H, Jiang Y, Shereef S., Kimchi E, Staveley-O’Carroll K. MTD2 mice provide an excellent model for in vivo adoptive transfer studies to evaluate the tumor antigen specific T cell response to hepatocellular cancer. J Surg Res. 2008;144(2):386.

Avella D, Garcia L, Nikfarjam M, Shereef S, Gusani N, Kimchi E, Staveley-O’Carroll K. Alloderm mesh an innovative tool for diaphragmatic reconstruction in patients with large retroperitoneal sarcomas. J Surg Res. 2008;144(2):347.

Pauli EM, Legro RS, Demers LM, Kunsleman AR, Dodson WC and Lee PA.  Diminished paternity and gonadal function with increasing obesity in normal males.  Fertility and Sterility 2008;90:346–51.

Pauli EM, Moyer MT, Haluck RS and Mathew A.  Self-approximating translumenal access technique (STAT) for NOTES: a porcine survival study (with Video).  Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2008;67(4):690-7.

Mathews A, Pauli EM, Moyer MT, Haluck RS.  Heller type cardiomyotomy using NOTES.  Endoscopy 2008;40:352.

Ionescu AM, Pauli EM, Rogers AM, Meier AH, Shope TR, Haluck RS.  When is a Petersen’s Hernia not a Petersen’s Hernia: A review of the original publication and current literature.  Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2008;207(1):121-124.

Pauli EM, Mathew A, Haluck RS, Ionescu AM, Moyer MT, Shope TR, Rogers AM.  Technique for Transesophageal Endoscopic Cardiomyotomy (Heller Myotomy).  Surgical Endoscopy 2008;22(10):2279.2280.

Moyer MT, Pauli EM, Haluck RS, Mathew A. Is it really necessary to close gastrostomy in NOTES? A lesson learned from laparoscopic intragastric surgery (Response).  Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2008;68(2):404-5.

Voeller RK, Bailey MS, Zierer A, Lall SC, Sakamoto S, Aubuchon K, Lawton JS, Moazami N, Huddleston CB, Munfakh NA, Moon MR, Schuessler RB, Damiano RJ.  Isolating the entire posterior left atrium improves surgical outcomes after the Cox maze procedure.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008;135:870-7.

Lall SC, Foyil KV, Sakamoto S, Voeller RK, Boineau JP, Damiano RJ, Schuessler RB.  Pulmonary vein isolation and the Cox maze procedure only partially denervate the atrium.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008;135:894-900.

Rogers AM, Kuperman E, Puleo FJ, Shope TR. Intestinal Obstruction by Capsule Endoscopy in a Patient With Radiation Enteritis. Journal of the Society Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 2008. Jan-Mar;12(1):85-7.

Nikfarjam M, Kimchi E, Shereef S, Gusani N, Jiang Y, Liang J, Sehmbey M, Staveley-O’Carroll K. Surgical outcomes of patient with gastrointestinal stromal tumors in the era of targeted drug therapy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2008;12(11):2023-2031.

Buzzelli MD, Navaratnarajah M, Ahmed TA, Nagarajan MK, Shumate ML, Lang CH & Cooney, RN. Nuclear Factor κB Mediates the Inhibitory Effects of Interleukin-1 on Growth Hormone-Inducible Gene Expression J Trauma 2008, 64(6):1427-1436

Ravnic DJ, Zhang YZ, Tsuda A, Turhan A, Huss HT, Pratt JP, Mentzer SJ. “Biological and optical properties of fluorescent nanoparticles developed for intravascular imaging” Microsc Res Tech. 2007 Sep;70(9):776-81.PMID: 17576122

Ravnic DJ, Konerding MA, Huss HT, Wolloscheck T, Pratt JP, Mentzer SJ. “Murine microvideo endoscopy of the colonic microcirculation” J Surg Res. 2007 Sep;142(1):97-103. Epub 2007 Jul 5.
PMID: 17612562

Rogers AM, Cherenfant J, Kipnis S, Haluck RS. Drain-associated intestinal obstruction after laparoscopic gastric bypass. Obes Surg. 2007 Jul;17(7):980-2.

Ravnic DJ, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Huss HT, Wolloscheck T, Pratt JP, Mentzer SJ. “Structural adaptations in the murine colon microcirculation associated with hapten-induced inflammation” Gut. 2007 Apr;56(4):518-23. Epub 2006 Nov 17. PMID: 17114297

Ravnic DJ, Konerding MA, Huss HT, Pratt JP, Wolloscheck T, Mentzer SJ. “Structural Adaptations of the Bronchopulmonary Microcirculation in Hapten-Induced Inflammation”  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Jan;133(1):97-103. PMID: 17198790

Ahmed TA, Buzzelli MD, Lang CH, Capen JB, Shumate ML, Navaratnarajah M, Nagarajan MK & Cooney RN. Interleukin-6 Inhibits Growth Hormone-Mediated Gene Expression in Hepatocytes Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol  2007, 292(6):G1793-G1803

Moyer MT, Pauli EM, Haluck RS, Mathew A.  The Self-Approximating Translumenal Access Technique (STAT) for Potential use in NOTES: an ex vivo Porcine Model.  Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  2007;66:974-8.

Sweeney TE, Bagher P, Bailey J, Cherra S, Grisafi FN, Pauli EM, Riley K and Soares S.  Utero-ovarian resistance arteries contribute significantly to estrous cycle dependent control of ovarian blood flow.  The American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  2007;293: 2937–44.

Lall SC, Melby SJ, Voeller RK, Zierer A, Bailey MS, Guthri TJ, Moon MR, Moazami N, Lawton JS, Damiano RJ.  The Impact of Ablation Technology on Surgical Outcomes following the Cox-Maze Procedure: A Propensity Analysis.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2007;133:389-96.

Lall SC, Damiano RJ.  Surgical ablation devices for atrial fibrillation.  J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2007;20:73-82.

Ravnic DJ, Konerding MA, Wolloscheck T, Pratt JP, Huss H, Mentzer SJ. “Inflammation-Responsive Focal Constrictors in the Mouse Ear Microcirculation” J Anat. 2006 Dec;209(6):807-16. PMID: 17118067

Ravnic DJ, Tsuda A, Turhan A, Pratt JP, Huss HT, Zhang YZ, Mentzer SJ. “Multi-Frame Particle Tracking in Intravital Imaging: Defining Lagrangian Coordinates in the Microcirculation” Biotechniques. 2006 Nov;41(5):597-601. PMID: 17140117

Ravnic DJ, Zhang YZ, Tsuda A, Pratt JP, Huss HT, Mentzer SJ. “Multi-Image Particle Tracking Velocimetry of the Microcirculation Using Fluorescent Nanoparticles” Microvascular Research 72(1-2):27-33, July 2006. PMID: 16806290

Jiang X, Pratt JP, Huss HT, Ravnic DJ, Mentzer SJ. “Structural Mapping of Immunoglobulin Subclasses Using Multiplexed Bead Flow Cytometry” Hybridoma.  25(3):133-138, June 2006. PMID: 16796459

Zeng QT, Pratt JP, Pak J, Ravnic DJ, Huss H, Mentzer SJ. “Feature-Guided Clustering of Multi-Dimensional Flow Cytometry Datasets” J Biomed Inform June 27, 2006.

Zeng QT, Pratt JP, Pak J, Kim EY, Ravnic DJ, Huss H, Mentzer SJ. “Data Integration in Multi-dimensional Data Sets: Informational Asymmetry in the Valid Correlation of Subdivided Samples” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4345:423-432, 2006

Melby SJ, Kaiser SP, Bailey MS, Zierer A, Voeller RK, Lall SC, Numfakh N, Moon MR, Damiano RJ.  Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation with bipolar radiofrequency ablation:  mid-term results in one hundred consecutive patients.  J Cardiovasc Surg 2006;47:705-10.