Publications

Ali M: Effect of Myostatin Deletion On Cardiac and Microvascular Function. Physiological Reports 2017, Vol. 5, Iss. 23, E13525

Bliss LA: “Thirty-Day Outcomes Support Implementation of a Surgical Safety Checklist.” Journal of the American College of  Surgeons. 2012 Dec;215(6):766-76.

Bliss LA,  “Patient Selection and the Volume Effect in Pancreatic Surgery: Unequal Benefits?” HPB. 2014 Oct;16(10):899-906.

Bliss LA, “Systematic Review of Early Surgery for Chronic Pancreatitis: Impact on Pain, Pancreatic Function and Re-intervention.” Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2014 Oct;18(10):1863-9.

Bliss LA, “Outcomes in Operative Management of Pancreatic Cancer.” Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2014 Oct;110(5):592-8.

Bliss, LA: “Perioperative Culture, Organizational Behavior and Patient Outcomes” American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2014 National Conference, July 26-29, 2014, New York, New York

Bliss, LA: “Perioperative Culture, Organizational Behavior and Patient Outcomes” American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2014 National Conference, July 26-29, 2014, New York, New York

Bliss, LA: “Perioperative Culture, Organizational Behavior and Patient Outcomes” American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2014 National Conference, July 26-29, 2014, New York, New York

Bliss, LA: “Perioperative Culture, Organizational Behavior and Patient Outcomes” American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2014 National Conference, July 26-29, 2014, New York, New York

Bliss LA:,Yang CJ, Kent T, Ng SC, Critchlow J, Tseng JF. “Appendicitis in the Modern Era: Universal Problem and Variable Treatment.” Surgical Endoscopy. 2015 Jul;29(7):1987-902.

Bliss LA:,“Surgery for Chronic Pancreatitis: The Role of Early Surgery in Pain Management.” Pancreas. 2015 Jul;44(5):819-23.

Bliss LA: “A Nationwide Assessment of Outcomes after Bile Duct Reconstruction.” HPB. 2015 Sep;17(9):753-62.

Bliss LA: “Surgical Management of Chronic Pancreatitis: Current Utilization in the United States.” HPB. 2015 Oct;17(9):804-10.

Bliss LA: “Political Advocacy in Surgery: The Case for Individual Engagement.” Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons. 2015 Aug;100(8):40-4.

Bliss LA,: “Surgeons and Social Media: Threat to Professionalism or an Essential Part of Contemporary Surgical Practice.” Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons. 2015 Aug;100(8):45-51.

Bliss LA: “A Tale of Two Cities: Reconsidering Adjuvant Radiation in Pancreatic Cancer Care.” Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2016 Jan;20(1):85-92.

Bliss LA: “Readmission After Resections of the Colon and Rectum: Predictors of a Costly and Common Outcome.” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 2015 Dec;58(12):1164-73.

Bliss LA: “Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.” Current Problems in Surgery. 2016 Mar;53(3):107-54.

Bliss LA:  “Deconstructing the "July Effect" in Operative Outcomes: A National Study.” Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2016 May;20(5):1012-9.

Bliss LA: “Early Surgical Bypass versus Endoscopic Stent Placement in Pancreatic Cancer. HPB. 2016 Aug;18(8):671-7.

 

Bliss LA: “Neoadjuvant Therapy versus Upfront Surgical Strategies in Resectable Pancreatic Cancer: A Markov Decision Analysis.” European Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2016 Oct;42(10):1552-60.

Bliss LA: “Keeping it in the Family: The Impact of Marital Status and Next of Kin on Cancer Treatment and Survival. American Journal of Surgery. 2016 Oct;212(4):691-699

Bliss LA: “Massachusetts Healthcare Reform and Trends in Emergent Colon Resection.” Diseases of Colon and Rectum. 2016 Nov;59(11):1063-1072.

Calafell, J: Diverticulitis of the Appendix: Rare but Real.   Ann Emerg Surg 2(5): 1024.

Emmanuel, A:  Use of a Modified American College of Surgeons Trauma Quality Improvement Program to Enhance 30-Day Post-Trauma Readmission Detection. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 May;222(5):865-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.02.008. Epub 2016 Feb 19.

Gantt GA: “NPTX2 is associated with neoadjuvant therapy response in rectal cancer. J Surg Res. 2016 May 1;202(1):112-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2015.12.042. Epub 2015 Dec 30

Gantt GA: “Laparoscopy mitigates adverse oncological effects of delayed adjuvant chemotherapy for colon cancer.  Surg Endosc. 2015 Feb;29(2):493-9.

Gantt, GA: “Chemotherapy activates cancer-associated fibroblasts to maintain colorectal cancer-initiating cells by IL-17A.  J Exp Med. 2013 Dec 16;210(13):2851-72. doi: 10.1084/jem.20131195. Epub 2013 Dec 9.

Gantt, GA: “Statin therapy is associated with improved pathologic response to neoadjuvant chemoradiation in rectal cancer. , Dis Colon Rectum. 2013 Nov;56(11):1217-27. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0b013e3182a4b236

Gantt, GA: “Gene expression profile is associated with chemoradiation resistance in rectal cancer.  Colorectal Dis. 2014 Jan;16(1):57-66. doi: 10.1111/codi.12395.

Gargya, V: “Is Routine Pathologic Evaluation of Sebaceous Cysts Necessary? A 15-Year Retrospective Review of a Single Institution V: Ann Plast Surg. 2017 Feb;78(2):e1-e3. doi

Gargya, V: “Acute Cholecystitis: Early Versus Delayed Cholectystectomy, A Multicenter Randomized Trial- A Letter to the Editor. Annals of Surgery. 2014 Jan 16

Lamb, L.C.: “Is a stepdown unit safe for patients with mild traumatic intracranial hemorrhages?.  European  J Trauma Emergency Surg. 2017 Nov 10. doi: 10.1007/s00068-017-0867-6. [Epub ahead of print]

Lamb, L.C: “Gamified Twitter Microblogging to Support Resident Preparation for the American Board of Surgery In-Service Training Examination. J Surg Educ. 2017 Nov - Dec;74(6):986-991. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.05.010. Epub 2017 May 22.

Lamb, L.C: Montgomery, S.C., Won, B.W., Harder, S., Meter, J. and Feeney, J.M., 2017. A multidisciplinary approach to improve the quality of care for patients with fragility fractures. J Orthop. 2017 Mar 20;14(2):247-251. doi: 10.1016/j.jor.2017.03.004. eCollection 2017 Jun.

Lamb L.C: “ Readmissions in Patients with Anticoagulated Intracranial Hemorrhage: A Retrospective Review.. World Neurosurg. 2017 Nov 6. pii: S1878-8750(17)31893-4. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.165. [Epub ahead of print]

Liu M: “A patient with multiple paradoxical emboli.  J Vasc Surg. 2016 Apr;63(4):1085-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.03.063. Epub 2015 May 30.

Mazotas, I: “A prospective, multi-institutional study of pediatric all-terrain vehicle crashes. Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Jul;77(1):103-8; discussion 107-8.

Sharma, I: Off-label use of the Angioseal vascular closure device for femoral arteriotomy: retrospective analysis of safety and efficacy. J Neurointerv Surg. 2017 Oct;9(10):982-985. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2016-012592. Epub 2016 Sep 27.

Sharma: I: Invasive Scalp Melanoma: Role for Enhanced Detection Through Professional Training. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Nov;23(12):4049-4057. Epub 2016 Aug 22.