Publications/Abstracts

Type Citation/Listing
Publication Yang C1, Guo Y, Jadlowiec CC, Li X, Lv W, Model LS, Collins MJ, Kondo Y, Muto A, Shu C, Dardik A.: Vascular endothelial growth factor-A inhibits EphB4 and stimulates delta-like ligand 4 expression in adult endothelial cells. J Surg Res. 2013 Jul;183(1):478-86. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2013.01.009. Epub 2013 Feb 1.
Publication Kondo Y1, Jadlowiec CC, Muto A, Yi T, Protack C, Collins MJ, Tellides G, Sessa WC, Dardik A.: The Nogo-B-PirB axis controls macrophage-mediated vascular remodeling. PLoS One. 2013 Nov 20;8(11):e81019. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0081019. eCollection 2013.
Publication Jadlowiec CC, Sakorafas LU.: Delayed presentation of traumatic right-sided diaphragmatic hernia after abdominoplasty. Case Rep Surg. 2014;2014:949531. doi: 10.1155/2014/949531. Epub 2014 May 8.
Publication Thomas TT1, Ruscher KR, Mandavilli S, Balarezo F, Finck CM.
Ovarian steroid cell tumor, not otherwise specified, associated with congenital adrenal hyperplasia: rare tumors of an endocrine disease. J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Jun;48(6):E23-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2013.04.006
Publication Lotti F1, Jarrar AM, Pai RK, Hitomi M, Lathia J, Mace A, Gantt GA Jr, Sukhdeo K, DeVecchio J, Vasanji A, Leahy P, Hjelmeland AB, Kalady MF, Rich JN.
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.
Publication Gantt GA Jr1, Ashburn J, Kiran RP, Khorana AA, Kalady MF.
Laparoscopy mitigates adverse oncological effects of delayed adjuvant chemotherapy for colon cancer. Surg Endosc. 2014 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print]
Publication Sawant DA1, Tharakan B, Wilson RL, Stagg HW, Hunter FA, Childs EW.Regulation of tumor necrosis factor-α-induced microvascular endothelial cell hyperpermeability by recombinant B-cell lymphoma-extra large. J Surg Res. 2013 Sep;184(1):628-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2013.04.079. Epub 2013 May 23.
Publication Alluri H1, Stagg HW, Wilson RL, Clayton RP, Sawant DA, Koneru M, Beeram MR, Davis ML, Tharakan B.
Reactive oxygen species-caspase-3 relationship in mediating blood-brain barrier endothelial cell hyperpermeability following oxygen-glucose deprivation and reoxygenation. Microcirculation. 2014 Feb;21(2):187-95. doi: 10.1111/micc.12110.
Publication Girard ED1, Jensen TJ, Vadasz SD, Blanchette AE, Zhang F, Moncada C, Weiss DJ, Finck CM.: Automated procedure for biomimetic de-cellularized lung scaffold supporting alveolar epithelial transdifferentiation. Biomaterials. 2013 Dec;34(38):10043-55. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2013.09.055. Epub 2013 Oct 1.
Publication Wagner DE1, Bonvillain RW, Jensen T, Girard ED, Bunnell BA, Finck CM, Hoffman AM, Weiss DJ.: Can stem cells be used to generate new lungs? Ex vivo lung bioengineering with decellularized whole lung scaffolds. Respirology. 2013 Aug;18(6):895-911. doi: 10.1111/resp.12102.
Publication Lee HJ1, Yoon C, Schmidt B, Park do J, Zhang AY, Erkizan HV, Toretsky JA, Kirsch DG, Yoon SSCombining PARP-1 inhibition and radiation in Ewing sarcoma results in lethal DNA damage. Mol Cancer Ther. 2013 Nov;12(11):2591-600. doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-13-0338. Epub 2013 Aug 2.
Publication Schmidt B1, Chang KK, Maduekwe UN, Look-Hong N, Rattner DW, Lauwers GY, Mullen JT, Yang HK, Yoon SS.D2 lymphadenectomy with surgical ex vivo dissection into node stations for gastric adenocarcinoma can be performed safely in Western patients and ensures optimal staging. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Sep;20(9):2991-9. doi: 10.1245/s10434-013-3019-1. Epub 2013 Jun 13.
Publication Schmidt B1, Look-Hong N, Maduekwe UN, Chang K, Hong TS, Kwak EL, Lauwers GY, Rattner DW, Mullen JT, Yoon SS.: Noncurative gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma should only be performed in highly selected patients. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Oct;20(11):3512-8. doi: 10.1245/s10434-013-3024-4. Epub 2013 Jun
Publication Mazotas I1, Toal M, Borrup K, Saleheen H, Hester AL, Copeland D, Danielson PD, DeRoss A, Lapidus G, Bentley G, Thaker S, Campbell BT. A prospective, multi-institutional study of pediatric all-terrain vehicle crashes. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Jul;77(1):103-8; discussion 107-8. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000000266.
Publication Golden HB1, Watson LE, Nizamutdinov D, Feng H, Gerilechaogetu F, Lal H, Verma SK, Mukhopadhyay S, Foster DM, Dillmann WH, Dostal DE.: Anthrax lethal toxin induces acute diastolic dysfunction in rats through disruption of the phospholamban signaling network. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 9;168(4):3884-95. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.06.050. Epub 2013 Jul 30.
Publication Wallace CL1, Georgakis GV, Eisenberg DP, Macaulay WP, Jimenez RE.
Further experience with pancreatic stump closure using a reinforced staple line. Conn Med. 2013 Apr;77(4):205-10.
Abstract Jadlowiec C, Brenes RA, Protack CD, Kim ST, Li X, Dardik A. A Novel Vascular Role for PirB in Ischemia-Induced Postnatal Angiogenesis. Podium presentation presented at the New England Surgical Society Annual Resident & Fellow Research Presentation Day. Boston, MA; May 2011.
Abstract Jadlowiec C, Brenes RA, Protack CD, Kim ST, Li X, Dardik A. A Novel Vascular Role for PirB in Ischemia-Induced Postnatal Angiogenesis. Podium presentation presented at the American College of Surgeons. San Francisco, CA; October 2011.
Abstract Jadlowiec C, Kaplan L, Nahmias N, Barba C. Laparoscopy and Bariatrics: Treating Big Problems with Small Incisions. Poster presentation presented at Scientific Session of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). San Antonio, TX; March 2011.
Abstract Jadlowiec C ., Excellence in Research Award, Vascular Surgery. American College of Surgeons 2011 Surgical Forum.
Abstract Hughes CD, Nash KA, Alkire BC, Pauyo T, Bayne D, McClain CD, Meara JG. “Epidemiology
of surgical breast disease in a resource-poor setting: an analysis of post-disaster Haiti.” International Surgical Week 2011, Yokohama, Japan, 8/11
Abstract Hughes CD, Nash KA, Alkire BC, McClain C, Meara JG. “Epidemiology of pediatric surgical
disease in peri-earthquake Haiti.” M. Judah Folkman Research Day, Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, 5/11
Abstract “An evaluation of the effect of statins on perioperative and long term clinical outcomes following open AAA repair or EVAR” Christopher Binette, MD; Brian Park, MD; Phong Dargon, MD; Mohiuddin Cheema, MD; and James O. Menzoian, MD. Department of Surgery, University of Connecticut 2010
The Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
Abstract “Obesity is not an independent risk factor for adverse perioperative and long term clinical outcomes following open AAA repair or EVAR” Brian Park, MD; Phong Dargon, MD; Christopher Binette, MD; Thomas Divinigracia, MD; Michael Dahn, MD, PhD; and James Menzoian, MD. Department of Surgery
University of Connecticut 2010. The Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery Podium Presentation .
Oral Presentation Ruby J. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress - Scientific Papers Session.
October 26, 2011
“Neither 18F-FDG PET nor CT are Able to Distinguish Between a Complete and an Incomplete Pathologic Response Following Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer”
Oral Presentation Ruby J. American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting
May 15, 2011
“Prospective Evaluation of Long-Term Prognostic Significance of 18F-FDG PET and Pathologic Assessment of Rectal Cancer Response to Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation”
Oral Presentation Hughes CD. The Clinical and Economic Impact of a Sustained Program in Global Plastic Surgery.” “Arteriovenous fistula of the forearm following revascularization: A rare phenomenon.” New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA, 12/10
Oral Presentation Hughes CD: England Surgical Society, Bretton Woods, NH, 9/11 (anticipated) “General and Essential Surgical Care in Haiti: The earthquake’s influence.” International Surgical Week 2011, Yokohama, Japan, 8/11 (anticipated)
Oral Presentation Hughes CD: “Epidemiology of Pediatric Surgical Disease in Peri-Earthquake Haiti.” Clinical Discussion Session Series, Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, 4/11
Oral Presentation Hughes CD: Haiti: Six Month Postmortem.” Academic Global Surgery Forum, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 1/11
Oral Presentation Hughes CD: Tackling the unmet burden of disease: An ‘i’ for the unknown.” Department of Global Health and Social Medicine Seminar, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 12/10
Oral Presentation Poi, MJ., M.D., Modeste, K. M.D., Novitsky, YW, M.D. Laparoscopic Repair Of Traumatic Flank Hernias. Oral Presentation presented at: The Hernia Repair 2010; Orlando, FL. March 2010
Oral Presentation Poi, MJ., M.D.,Novitsky, YW, M.D. Laparoscopic Repair Of Traumatic Flank Hernias. Oral Presentation presented at: The 12th World Congress Of Endoscopic Surgery; Landover, MD. April 2010
Oral Presentation Poi, MJ., M.D., Modeste, K. M.D., Novitsky, YW, M.D. Laparoscopic Repair Of Traumatic Flank Hernias. Oral Presentation presented at: The Hernia Repair 2010; Orlando, FL. March 2010
Oral Presentation Poi, MJ., M.D.,Novitsky, YW, M.D. Laparoscopic Repair Of Traumatic Flank Hernias. Oral Presentation presented at: The 12th World Congress Of Endoscopic Surgery; Landover, MD. April 2010
Oral Presentation Poi, MJ., M.D.,Novitsky, YW, M.D. Laparoscopic Repair Of Traumatic Flank Hernias. Oral Presentation presented at: The 12th World Congress Of Endoscopic Surgery; Landover, MD. April 2010
Oral Presentation Perdrizet GA, Allen BM, Babigian A. Successful Closure of Recalcitrant VLUs using STSG and post-operative compression therapy. The symposium on Advanced wound care and the wound healing society . Orlando FL, April 17-20, 2010
Oral Presentation Ruscher KA, Modeste KA, Papasavas PV, Tishler DT (March 2011). Retained Needles in Laparoscopic Surgery. Open or Observe? [Poster] SAGES. San Antonio, Texas.
Oral Presentation Ruscher KA, Fisher JN, Hughes CD, Neff S, Lerer T, Hight DW, Bourque MD, BT Campbell (September 2010). National trends in the surgical management of Meckel’s Diverticulum. Canadian Association of Pediatric Surgeons. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Oral Presentation Ruscher KA, Modeste KA, Neff S, BT Campbell (May 2010). National trends in nitric oxide use in neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. American Pediatric Surgery Association Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida.
Oral Presentation Chris Hughes – Using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program to Reduce Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections. Oral Presentation at American College of Surgeons NSQIP Meeting Chicago July 2010
Oral Presentation Lindsay Bliss -- ACS NSQIP 30-day Outcomes Supports Implementation of a Surgical Safety Checklist – Changing Culture. Oral Presentation Surgical Scholars May 2011

Oral and Poster Presentation at the American College of Surgeons NSQIP Meeting Boston July 2011

Webinar Presentation to the British Columbia Surgical Quality Action Network November 2011

Poster Presentation Institute of Healthcare Improvement Annual Meeting Orlando December 2011
Oral Presentation Nina Ferraris and Alex Lukianoff – A Business Case for Quality – Using Evidenced-Based Risk Adjusted Data to Reduce Catheter Associate Urinary Tract Infections. Oral Presentation at UConn Research Day May 2011
Oral Presentation Paul Joyner Information Technologies and Patient Safety Book Chapter in Surgical Clinics of North America February 2012.
Oral Presentation Lindsay Bliss; Thirty-day Outcomes Support Implementation of a Surgical Safety Checklist: Changing Culture. Cynthia Ross-Richardson, MS, BSN, CNOR; Laura Sanzari, BSN, RN; David Shapiro, MD, FACS; Alexandra Lukianoff, MD; Bruce Bernstein, PhD; Scott Ellner, DO, MPH
Oral Presentation Lindsay Bliss: Thirty-day Outcomes Support Implementation of a Surgical Safety Checklist: Changing Culture. Lindsay Bliss, MD; Cynthia Ross-Richardson, MS, BSN, CNOR; Laura Sanzari, BSN, RN; David Shapiro, MD, FACS; Alexandra Lukianoff, MD; Bruce Bernstein, PhD; Scott Ellner, DO, MPH.
2011 CTACS
Oral Presentation Lindsay Bliss
Study:
Translating Pain Guidelines into Practice
Resident Day 2012
Oral Presentation Michael Hager
Study
: Review of the Pathogenesis of HCC and Associated Molecular Markers
Oral Presentation Resident Day 2012
Oral Presentation Nicole Goulet
Study:
Geriatric Consultation of the Elderly Patient in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Oral Presentation Jilin Bai
Study: Novel Application of 3-Dimensional Rotational C-arm Conebeam CT Angiography for Metastatic Hypervascular Tumor Mass in the Spine. Jilin Bai, MD,PhD1; Aneta Bakula, MD2; Douglas W Fellows, MD3; Martin D Ollenschleger, MD4; Inam U. Kureshi, MD5; Gary R. Spiegel, MDCM4
2011 CTACS
Oral Presentation Thoracoscopic Retrieval of a Mediastinal Coin. Jillian L. Dumeer, MD, Brendan T. Campbell, MD. Submitting to International Pediatric Endosurgery Group Annual Meeting for video presentation.
Oral and Poster Presentation Gearld Gantt and Christopher Binette
Study:
Surgical Site Infection Oral Presentation Resident Day 2012 and poster presentation NESS 2012
Oral Presentation Carissa Webster – Lake
Oral Presentation 2011 CT ACS
Trends in Carotid and Aortic Revascularization: New England vs. USA. Carissa Webster-Lake MD1, Christopher Binette MD1, James Menzoian MD2 Submitted for presentation at SBAS 2012, manuscript in progress]
Oral and Poster Presentation Akram Alashari
Study: Single-Incision Laparoscopic Surgery: The Experience of Our First 165 Cases: Pearls and Pitfalls. A.Alashari,MD, I.,Doaud,MD, N.Nahmias,MD, S.Smith,MD, Justin Lee, MD, Brian Pellini, MD, Bruce Bernstein, PhD. Accepted as a poster presentation at SAGES and will be presented in San Diego, CA March 2012
Oral Presentation Akram Alashari
Study: When the problem becomes the solution, making the case for dilating a gastro-gastric fistula in order to improve severe malnutrition. Author(s) Name: ): N. C. Nahmias2, P. DelPrado1, A. Alashari1
Poster presentation at ASMBS San Diego, CA June 2012
Oral Presentation Alexandra Kukianoff
Study: Thirty-day Outcomes Support Implementation of a Surgical Safety Checklist: Changing Culture. Lindsay Bliss, MD; Cynthia Ross-Richardson, MS, BSN, CNOR; Laura Sanzari, BSN, RN; David Shapiro, MD, FACS; Alexandra Lukianoff, MD; Bruce Bernstein, PhD; Scott Ellner, DO, MPH.
Oral Presentation 2011 CT ACS by Lindsay Bliss
Oral Presentation Sean Orenstein
Study: Leiomyoma Incidentally Found by Upper Endoscopy Prior to Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass. Daniel Mullins MD, Sean Orenstein MD, Nissin Nahmias MD
Oral Presentation 2011 CT ACS
Oral Presentation Xuan Luu: Study in Progress Experience with laparoscopic component separation for ventral hernia repair; working with Dr. Daoud.
Oral Presentation Erica Gross Basic Science Research: The Role of Serotonin in Intestinal Epithelial Homeostasis Oral Presentation Resident Day 2012
Oral Presentation Amanda Medoro
Study:
Laparoscopic Lysis of Adhesions for Small Bowel Obstruction. Amanda Medoro, MD, Bruce Bernstein, PhD, Arun Mavanur, Balaji Jangham, Stanton Smith, MD, Brian Pellini, MD,Ibrahim Daoud, MD. Oral Presentation 2011 CT ACS
Oral Presentation Modeste KA, Ruscher KA, Papasavas PV, Tishler DS (March 2011) . Retained needles in laparoscopic surgery: open or observe? Poster presentation at SAEGES Scientific session (San Antonio)
Oral Presentation Modeste KA, Orenstein SB, Poi MJ, Cobb WS Carboell A, Novitsky YN (March 2010)
Laparoscopic repair of traumatic flank ernias (case series of two nernia centers)
Oral presentation at American hernia Society Annual Meeting (Orlando, FL)
Oral Presentation University of Connecticut Dept. of Surgery Resident Research Day
Farmington, CT Orenstein SB, Kreutzer DL, Novitsky YW Long-term. Histopathologic Response to Porcine Biologic Mesh in Mice.
Oral Presentation Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Surgeons – 2010 Annual and Scientific Meeting
Waterbury, CT Orenstein SB, Saberski ER, Kreutzer DL, Novitsky YW. Tissue Responses to Implanted Synthetic Mesh in Mice Saberski ER, Orenstein SB, Novitsky YW. Comparative analysis of anisotropic properties of modern synthetic meshes
Podium Presentation  “Obesity is not an independent risk factor for adverse perioperative and long term clinical outcomes following open AAA repair or EVAR” Park B: The Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, Podium Presentation, Orlando, Florida, March 16-19, 2011
Podium Presentation “An evaluation of the effect of statins on perioperative and long term clinical outcomes following open AAA repair or EVAR” Park B: The Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery Podium Presentation, Orlando, Florida, March 16-19, 2011
Poster Presentation Bernal MC, Ruby JA, Humm JL, Zanzonico PB, O’Donoghue J, Carlin SD, Ling CC, Lee NY, Schöder H, Guillem JG. Individual characterization of tumors: 18F-FMISO and 124I-IAZGP hypoxia PET imaging. MSKCC Medical Student Summer Fellowship Program Poster Presentation. 2011 July 28.
Poster Presentation Perdrizet, GA, Allen BM, Babigian A. Management of recalcitrant venous leg ulcers by combined split thickness skin grafting and post-operative compression therapy. New England Surgical society Annual meeting. Sarasota springs, New York. October 29-31 2010
Poster Presentation Hoyt Doak – Post Operative Urinary Retention: A National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Retrospective Study. Poster Presentation at American College of Surgeons NSQIP Meeting Chicago July 2010
Poster Presentation Lindsay Bliss : Poster Presentation 2011 IHI Scientific Symposium Thirty-day Outcomes Support Implementation of a Surgical Safety Checklist: Changing Culture. Lindsay Bliss, MD; Cynthia Ross-Richardson, MS, BSN, CNOR; Laura Sanzari, BSN, RN; David Shapiro, MD, FACS; Alexandra Lukianoff, MD; Bruce Bernstein, PhD; Scott Ellner, DO, MPH.
Poster Presentation New England Surgical Society 2010 Annual Meeting Saratoga Springs, NY Orenstein SB, Kreutzer DL, Novitsky YW. Murine Tissue Responses to Human Biologic Meshes after Short- and Long-term Implantation in Mice
Poster Presentation 12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery – SAGES and CAGS 2010 Annual Meeting
National Harbor, MD Orenstein SB, Saberski ER, Matheson D, Novitsky YW. Live cadaveric laparoscopy with laparoscopic video s in gross anatomy: influence on learning and career choice Liang Y, Roberts A, Monteagudo J, Orenstein SB, Senatus PB, Onyiuke H, Novitsky YW. Benefits of laparoscopy for ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement.
Book Chapters Tandon, M., Poi, M., Shapiro, D. Chapter 4: Surgical Nutrition. In: Kozol R.A., Novitsky, Y.W. Surgery Mentor - Your Clerkship & Shelf Exam Companion, 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA. F.A. Davis Company. 2009; 31-37.
Book Chapters Wilson, L., Poi, M. Chapter 10: Breast. In: Kozol, R.A., Novitsky, Y.W. Surgery Mentor - Your Clerkship & Shelf Exam Companion, 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA. F.A. Davis Company. 2009; 85-97.
Book Chapters Kozol, R., Poi, M. Chapter 11: Thyroid and Parathyroids. In: Kozol, R.A., Novitsky, Y.W. Surgery Mentor - Your Clerkship & Shelf Exam Companion, 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA. F.A. Davis Company. 2009; 98-105
Book Chapters Novitsky, Y., Poi, M. Chapter 14: Hepatobiliary System. In: Kozol, R.A., Novitsky, Y.W. Surgery Mentor - Your Clerkship & Shelf Exam Companion, 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA. F.A. Davis Company. 2009; 121-140
Book Chapters Poi, M., Novitsky, Y. Chapter 17: Small Bowel. In: Kozol, R.A., Novitsky, Y.W. Surgery Mentor - Your Clerkship & Shelf Exam Companion, 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA. F.A. Davis Company. 2009; 168-189