The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville

UTGSM Scholarly Activity

The listing below reflects the peer-reviewed journal articles and presentations for the last 12 months.

April Publications

Mehmood M. Letter to the editor by Mehmood regarding the article "Outcomes and cost among medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for heart failure assigned to accountable care organizations". American Heart Journal. 2021 Apr;234:132.

Tahir H, Livesay J, Fogelson B, Baljepally R. Effect of elevated left ventricular end diastolic pressure on instantaneous wave-free ratio and fractional flow reserve discordance. Cardiology Research. 2021 Apr;12(2):117-125. Epub 2021 Feb 23.

Parsa P, Gupta JD, McNally M, Chandra V. Endotension; What do we and don't we know about this enigmatic complication of EVAR. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2021 Apr 1:S0741-5214(21)00474-2. [Epub ahead of print]

Advani R, Moskowitz AJ, Bartlett NL, Vose J, Ramchandren R, Feldman T, LaCasce AS, Christian B, Ansell SM, Moskowitz CH, Brown L, Zhang C, Taft D, Ansari S, Sacchi M, Ho L, Herrera AF. Brentuximab vedotin in combination with nivolumab in relapsed or refractory Hodgkin lymphoma: 3-year study results. Blood. 2021 Apr 7:blood.2020009178. [Epub ahead of print]

Abbasi M, Kvamme P, Layton KF, Hanel RA, Almekhlafi MA, Delgado JE, Pereira VM, Patel BM, Jahromi BS, Yoo AJ, Nogueira RG, Gounis MJ, Fitzgerald S, Mereuta OM, Dai D, Kadirvel R, Kallmes DF, Doyle KM, Savastano LE, Cloft HJ, Liu Y, Thacker IC, Aghaebrahim. Per pass analysis of thrombus composition retrieved by mechanical thrombectomy. Interventional Neuroradiology. 2021 Apr 7:15910199211009119. [Epub ahead of print]

Moye RA, Mason K, Flatt A, Faircloth B, Livermore J, Brown B, Furr A, Starnes C, Yates JR, Hurt R. Emergency preparation and mitigation for COVID-19 response in an integrated pharmacy practice model. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2021 Mar 31;78(8):705-711. Available in PubMed: Apr 2021.

Beekmann SE, Babcock HM, Rasnake MS, Talbot TR, Polgreen PM. COVID-19 vaccination preparedness policies in U.S. hospitals. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 2021 Apr 19:1-13.

Nodit PG, Snyder DH, Duncan LD, Clark CT. Solitary scalp nodule-A diagnostic dilemma. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2021 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Usmani OS, Hickey AJ, Guranlioglu D, Rawson K, Stjepanovic N, Siddiqui S, Dhand R. The impact of inhaler device regimen in patients with asthma or COPD. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. In Practice. 2021 Apr 23:S2213-2198(21)00464-5. [Epub ahead of print]

Carlson ER, Heidel RE, Houston K, Vahdani S, Winstead M. Tracheotomies in COVID-19 patient: Protocols and outcomes. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2021 Mar 12:S0278-2391(21)00237-8. Available in PubMed: Apr 2021. [Epub ahead of print]

Onaade O, Maples JM, Rand B, Fortner KB, Zite NB, Ehrlich SF. Physical activity for blood glucose control in gestational diabetes mellitus: Rationale and recommendations for translational behavioral interventions. Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology. 2021 Apr 25;7(1):7.

Mehmood M. Improving heart failure therapeutics: Thinking outside the pillbox. JACC. Heart Failure. 2021 Apr;9(4):320.

Mehmood M. Mitral regurgitation in acute decompensated heart failure. JACC. Heart Failure. 2021 Apr;9(4):321-322.

April Presentations

Wentworth S, Lacy M, Maples JM, Gregory S, Zite NB. COVID-19's impact on OBGYN attitudes towards telemedicine. Presented at American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2021 Apr 30 - May 2; Virtual.

Carbone L, Maples JM, Gregory S, Wentworth S, Lacy M, Zite NB. Perceived barriers to telehealth adoption among OBGYN providers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Presented at American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2021 Apr 30 - May 2; Virtual.

Salomon B, Howk A, Heidel R, McKnight C. Impact of COVID-19 on trauma surgical education at a Level 1 trauma center. Presented at Association For Surgical Education Annual Meeting; 2021 Apr 29 - May 1; Virtual.

Zite NB, Arora K, Ponsaran R, Morello L, Katabi L, Hansen R, White K. Qualitative study of obstetricians-gynecologists practices surrounding Medicaid postpartum sterilization. Presented at Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting; 2021 Apr 9; Virtual.

Treat S, Purkey S, Coombes T, Piel N. Evaluation of prophylactic antibiotic administration in patients with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis. Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine; 2021 Apr 20-23; Virtual.

McCarley CB, Brewton AE, Lacy MM, Fortner KB, Heidel RE, Zite NB. Impact of SARS-CoV-2 on rates of late or limited prenatal care. Presented at American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2021 Apr 30 - May 2; Virtual.

March Publications

Mehmood M. Optimal positioning of novel heart failure pharmacotherapies: The case of vericiguat. JACC. Heart Failure. 2021 Mar;9(3):242.

Merryman RW, Castagna L, Giordano L, Ho VT, Corradini P, Guidetti A, Casadei B, Bond DA, Jaglowski S, Spinner MA, Arai S, Lowsky R, Shah GL, Perales MA, De Colella JMS, Blaise D, Herrera AF, Shouse G, Spilleboudt C, Ansell SM, Nieto Y, Badar T, Hamadani M. Allogeneic transplantation after PD-1 blockade for classic Hodgkin lymphoma. Leukemia. 2021 Mar 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Mehmood M. Food as medicine: Prevention is better, but could it cure? Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2021 Mar 9;77(9):1267.

Merryman RW, Redd RA, Nishihori T, Chavez J, Nieto Y, Darrah JM, Rao U, Byrne MT, Bond DA, Maddocks KJ, Spinner MA, Advani RH, Ballard HJ, Svoboda J, Singh AK, McGuirk JP, Modi D, Ramchandren R, Romancik J, Cohen JB, Frigault MJ, Chen YB, Serritella AV, K. Autologous stem cell transplantation after anti-PD-1 therapy for multiply relapsed or refractory Hodgkin lymphoma. Blood Advances. 2021 Mar 23;5(6):1648-1659.

Kuruvilla J, Ramchandren R, Santoro A, Paszkiewicz-Kozik E, Gasiorowski R, Johnson NA, Fogliatto LM, Goncalves I, de Oliveira JSR, Buccheri V, Perini GF, Goldschmidt N, Kriachok I, Dickinson M, Komarnicki M, McDonald A, Ozcan M, Sekiguchi N, Zhu Y, Nahar . Pembrolizumab versus brentuximab vedotin in relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma (KEYNOTE-204): An interim analysis of a multicentre, randomised, open-label, phase 3 study. The Lancet. Oncology. 2021 Mar 12:S1470-2045(21)00005-X. [Epub ahead of print]

Jones MR, Orhurhu V, O'Gara B, Brovman EY, Rao N, Vanterpool SG, Poree L, Gulati A, Urman RD. Racial and socioeconomic disparities in spinal cord stimulation among the Medicare population. Neuromodulation. 2021 Mar 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Brinjikji W, Nogueira RG, Kvamme P, Layton KF, Delgado Almandoz JE, Hanel RA, Mendes Pereira V, Almekhlafi MA, Yoo AJ, Jahromi BS, Gounis MJ, Patel B, Abbasi M, Fitzgerald S, Mereuta OM, Dai D, Kadirvel R, Doyle K, Savastano L, Cloft HJ, Haussen DC, Al-Ba. Association between clot composition and stroke origin in mechanical thrombectomy patients: Analysis of the Stroke Thromboembolism Registry of Imaging and Pathology. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2021 Mar 15:neurintsurg-2020-017167. [Epub ahead of print]

He J, Schmocker R. Neoadjuvant treatment and surgical resection are associated with survival in pancreatic cancer. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2021 Mar 12:S1072-7515(21)00129-0. [Epub ahead of print]

Canton SP, Lutfi W, Daley BJ, Miller RS, Harbrecht BG, Claridge JA, Phelan HA, Guyette FX, Sperry JL, Brown JB. Lactate as a mediator of prehospital plasma mortality reduction in hemorrhagic shock. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 2021 Mar 12. [Epub ahead of print]

COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (Cavalea A, Daley B, Humphreys B, Savoy R). SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: Data from an international prospective cohort study. The British Journal of Surgery. 2021 Mar 24:znab101. [Epub ahead of print]

Belcastro A, Smith BD, Heidel RE, Hechler B. Incidence of pain complaints in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology. 2021 Mar 16. [Epub ahead of print]

Fisher RK III, West PC, Mattern-Schain SI, Best MD, Kirkpatrick SS, Dieter RA III, Arnold JD, Buckley MR, McNally MM, Freeman MB, Grandas OH, Mountain DJH. Advances in the formulation and assembly of non-cationic lipid nanoparticles for the medical application of gene therapeutics. Nanomaterials (Basel). 2021 Mar;11(3)825.

Gray ALH, Antevska A, Link BA, Bogin B, Burke SJ, Dupuy SD, Collier JJ, Levine ZA, Karlstad MD, Do TD. α-CGRP disrupts amylin fibrillization and regulates insulin secretion: Implications on diabetes and migraine. Chemical Science. 2021 Mar 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Yeager SD, Oliver JE, Shorman MA, Wright LR, Veve MP. Comparison of linezolid step-down therapy to standard parenteral therapy in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 2021 Mar 27:106329. [Epub ahead of print]

Seymour E, Khan HY, Li Y, Chaker M, Muqbil I, Aboukameel A, Ramchandren R, Houde C, Sterbis G, Yang J, Bhutani D, Pregja SL, Reichel KA, Huddlestun A, Neveux C, Corona K, Landesman Y, Shah J, Kauffman M, Shacham S, Mohammad RM, Azmi AS, Zonder J. Selinexor in combination with R-CHOP for frontline treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Results of a phase 1 study. Clinical Cancer Research. 2021 Mar 30:clincanres.4929.2020. [Epub ahead of print]

March Presentations

McAdams CD, Stevens SL, Goldman MH, McNally MM. Complex endovascular aortic arch repair utilizing laser in-situ fenestration for thoracic aneurysm type 1A leak. Presented at Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery 48th Annual Symposium; 2021 Mar 13-17; Virtual.

Wilson GA. Implementing approachable faculty development for academic physicians. Presented at American Academy of Family Physicians Residency Leadership Summit; 2021 Mar 4-6; Virtual.

Maples JM, Spires B, Heidel R, Fortner K. A comparison of vaccine education among Ob/Gyn residency programs in the US between 2014 and 2020. Presented at Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Association of Professors of Gynecology Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 3-5; Virtual.

Zite NB, Horvath S, Ogburn T, Steinauer J. Resident abortion care training and satisfaction: Results from the 2020 CREOG exam survey. Presented at Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Association of Professors of Gynecology Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 3-5; Virtual.

Carlson ER. Change: The pathway to durable faculty development. Presented at Emory University School of Medicine Robert A. Bays Lecture (Invited Lecture); 2021 Mar 11; Atlanta, GA.

Carlson ER. HPV-related oral and throat cancer. Screening, diagnosis, and treatment. Presented at HPV, Cancer, and Dental Health Providers Symposium, Tennessee Dental Hygienists’ Association (Invited Lecture); 2021 Mar 5; Virtual.

Powell BC, Foulke EE, Buckley MR, Arnold JD, Grandas OH, Stevens SL, Goldman MH, Freeman MB, McNally MM. Increased amputation rates in COVID negative patients during the COVID pandemic. Presented at Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery 48th Annual Symposium; 2021 Mar 13-17; Virtual.

Helmlinger K, Worth H, Drew J, Griffard J, Nickloes T. A comparison of outcomes in blunt spleen injuries treated by splenic artery embolization and splenectomy, a five year experience. Presented at Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Scientific Meeting; 2021 Mar 20-26; Nashville, TN.

McCarley C, Lacey M, Nelson C, Zite N. Analyzing readmission rates releated to hypertensive disorders. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Zite NB, Wentworth S, Lacy M, Owens W, Geary A. Assessing the impact of SARS-CoV-2 on access to desired sterilization during delivery hospitalization. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Perry JD, Lacy M, Mirsky E. Examination of vaginal birth after cesarean section success rate and counseling. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Kessler-Johnson KP, Nelson C, Lacy M, McAmis M, Swaggerty R. Improving readiness, recognition, and response to postpartum hemorrhage. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Zite NB, McCarley C, Lacy M, Nelson C. Improving the recognition and response to severe range blood pressures. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Zite NB, Owens W, Geary A, Lacy M, Wentworth S. Investigating implicit bias as a barrier to sterilization. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Van Nes J, Lilly K, Lacy M. Vaginal antiseptic reparation before cesarean delivery. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting; 2021 Mar 2-4; Virtual.

Carlson ER. Human papillomavirus (HPV) related oral and oropharyngeal cancer. Presented at Second District Dental Society (Invited Lecture); 2021 Feb 18; Maryville, TN.

February Publications


Guyette FX, Sperry JL, Peitzman AB, Billiar TR, Daley BJ, Miller RS, Harbrecht BG, Claridge JA, Putnam T, Duane TM, Phelan HA, Brown JB. Prehospital blood product and crystalloid resuscitation in the severely injured patient: a secondary analysis of the prehospital air medical plasma trial. Annals of Surgery. 2021 Feb 1;273(2):358-364. Epub 2019 Apr 13.


Eudaley ST, Dabbs WS, Chamberlin SM. YouTube as a guide for Respimat® Soft Mist™ inhaler technique. Journal of Pharmacy Practice. 021 Feb;34(1):40-43. Epub 2019 Jun 23.


Kim KH, Johnson JL, Elliott E, Boone JD, Leath CA, Kovar JL, Huh WK. Fluorescence imaging of the ureter in minimally invasive pelvic surgery. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2021 Feb;28(2):332-341.e14. Epub 2020 Jun 29.


Harris JA, McCain JP, Carlson ER, Ji YD. Assessment of intraoperative time for head and neck cancer surgeries compared with Medicare work time. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2021 Feb;79(2):483-489. Epub 2020 Aug 28.


Morelli MK, Veve MP, Lorson W, Shorman MA. Candida spp. infective endocarditis: Characteristics and outcomes of twenty patients with a focus on injection drug use as a predisposing risk factor. Mycoses. 2021 Feb;64(2):181-186. Epub 2020 Nov 21.


Schmocker RK, Wright MJ, Ding D, Javed AA, Cameron JL, Lafaro K, Burns WR, He J, Wolfgang CL, Burkhart RA. Duodenal, ampullary, and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: Oncologic outcomes are driven by tumor biology and tissue of origin. Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2021 Feb;123(2):416-424. Epub 2020 Oct 30.


Cochrane K, Bell JL, Heidel RE, Orucevic A. Adenosquamous carcinoma of the breast, an uncommon diagnosis with poor prognosis-Lessons learned from a 12-year analysis of the National Cancer Database. The Breast Journal. 2021 Feb;27(2):165-169. Epub 2021 Jan 22.


Collier JJ, Batdorf HM, Martin TM, Rohli KE, Burk DH, Lu D, Cooley CR, Karlstad MD, Jackson JW, Sparer TE, Zhang J, Mynatt RL, Burke SJ. Pancreatic, but not myeloid-cell, expression of interleukin-1alpha is required for maintenance of insulin secretion and whole body glucose homeostasis. Molecular Metabolism. 2021 Feb;44:101140. Epub 2020 Dec 5.


Mehmood M. Addressing social determinants of health in the evaluation of heart failure therapies. JACC. Heart Failure. 2021 Feb;9(2):166-167.


Rideout P, McAdams C, Arnold J, McNally M. In-situ laser technique in complex, fenestrated endovascular aortic repair. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2020 Nov;69:110-111. Available in PubMed: Feb 2021.


Meyers PM, Fifi JT, Cockroft KM, Miller TR, Given CA, Zomorodi AR, Jagadeesan BD, Mokin M, Kan P, Yao TL, Diaz O, Huddle D, Bellon RJ, Seinfeld J, Polifka AJ, Fiorella D, Chitale RV, Kvamme P, Morrow JT, Singer J, Wakhloo AK, Puri AS, Deshmukh VR, Hanel RA, Gonzalez LF, Woo HH, Aziz-Sultan MA. Safety of the APOLLO Onyx delivery microcatheter for embolization of brain arteriovenous malformations: Results from a prospective post-market study. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2021 Feb 1:neurintsurg-2020-016830. [Epub ahead of print]


Tinius RA, Blankenship MM, Furgal K, Cade WT, Duchette C, Pearson KJ, Maples JM. Metabolic flexibility during late pregnancy is associated with neonatal adiposity. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 2021 Feb 5. [Epub ahead of print]


Tahir H, Tonks R, Cox J, Baljepally R. Optimizing mechanical circulatory support hemodynamics using coronary sinus pacing. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2021 Feb 4. [Epub ahead of print]


Nodit PG, Sneed G, Hubbard EW. Abundant small blue cells: Challenges in urine cytology interpretation. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2021 Feb 6. [Epub ahead of print]


White WM. Editorial comment. Urology. 2021 Feb;148:164-165.


Reed KM, Bienvenu JM. Editorial comment. Urology. 2021 Feb;148:157-158.


Jordan S, Yendamuri S. Commentary: Better prognostication, but to what end? Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2021 Feb 15:S1043-0679(21)00028-9. [Epub ahead of print]


Dhand R. Mitigating viral dispersion during respiratory support procedures in the ICU. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2021 Feb 22. [Epub ahead of print]


Dederichs M, Fahmy MD, An H, Guentsch A, Viebranz S, Kuepper H. Comparison of wear resistance of prefabricated composite veneers versus ceramic and enamel. Journal of Prosthodontics. 2020 Dec 8. Available in PubMed: Feb 2021. [Epub ahead of print]


Lindsay JM, Petersen D, Grabeel KL, Quesenberry AC, Pujol A, Earl M. Mind like water: Flexibly adapting to serve patrons in the era of COVID-19. Medical Reference Services Quarterly. 2021 Jan-Mar;40(1):56-66.


Petersen D. Gray literature searching options: Million Short and Carrot2 search engines Journal of Electronic Resources in Medical Libraries. 2021 Feb 11. [Epub ahead of print]


Reitz KM, Gruen DS, Guyette F, Brown JB, Yazer MH, Vodovotz Y, Johanssen PI, Stensballe J, Daley B, Miller RS, Harbrecht BG, Claridge J, Phelan HA, Neal MD, Zuckerbraun BS, Sperry JL. Age of thawed plasma does not affect clinical outcomes or biomarker expression in patients receiving prehospital thawed plasma: A PAMPer secondary analysis. Trauma Surgery and Acute Care Open. 2021 Feb;6(1):e000648.

February Presentations

Cochrane K, Mileusnic-Polchan D. The identification of unidentified remains. Presented at American Academy of Forensic Sciences Annual Meeting; 2021 Feb 15-19; Virtual.

Treat S, Maroun R, Purkey S, Rasnake M. A twisted case of lower gastrointestinal bleeding caused by mid gut volvulus. Presented at Society of Critical Care Medicine 50th Annual Conference; 2021 Feb 5-10; Virtual.

Cochrane K, Sneed G. Neurocysticercosis presenting as a metastatic brain lesion. Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine Southern Regional Meeting; 2021 Feb 24-25; Virtual.

Maples JM, Riedinger CJ, Ehrlich SF, Blankenship M, Zite NB, Tinius RA. Elevated maternal lipid metabolism is associated with exceeding gestational weight gain guidelines. Presented at Southeast Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine Regional Conference; 2021 Feb 18-19; Virtual.

McCarley C, Maples JM, Blankenship M, Fortner KB, Tinius RA. Maternal lipid metabolism is linked to neonatal anthropometric outcomes. Presented at Southeast Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine Regional Conference; 2021 Feb 18-19; Virtual.

January Publications

Mehmood M. Cardiopsychiatry: Have a heart for the mind. JACC. Heart Failure. 2021 Jan;9(1):83.

Mehmood M. The package of post-acute care in the bundle of heart failure episode. JACC. Heart Failure. 2021 Jan;9(1):82.

Maples JM, McCarley C, Blankenship MM, Yoho K, Johnson KP, Fortner KB, Tinius RA. Metabolic flexibility and weight status may contribute to inter-individual changes in breastmilk lipid content in response to an acute bout of exercise: Preliminary findings from a pilot study. International Journal of Exercise Science. 2020 Dec 1;13(2):1756-1769. eCollection 2020. Available in PubMed: Jan 2021.

Jong J, Gabriel A, Trekell M, Lawser AS, Heidel E, Buchanan D, Chun JT. Cohesive round implants and the risk of implant flipping. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Global Open. 2020 Dec 22;8(12):e3321. eCollection 2020 Dec. Available in PubMed: Jan 2021.

Grabeel KL, Moore JC. Confronting the opioid crisis with consumer health information: A look at east Tennessee. Journal of the Medical Library Association. 2021 Jan 1;109(1):120-125.

Fisher JS, Rezk A, Nwefo E, Masterson J, Ramasamy R. Sexual health in the elderly population. Current Sexual Health Reports. 2020 Dec;12(4):381-388. Epub 2020 Oct 29. Available in PubMed: Jan 2021.

Wu J, Cyr A, Gruen D, Lovelace T, Benos P, Chen T, Guyette F, Yazer M, Daley B, Miller R, Harbrecht B, Claridge J, Phelan H, Zuckerbraun B, Neal M, Johansson P, Stensballe J, Namas R, Vodovotz Y, Sperry J, Billiar T, PAMPer Study Group. Lipidomic signatures align with inflammatory patterns and outcomes in critical illness. Research Square. 2021 Jan

Osborne D, Kiser JW, Knowland J, Townsend D, Fisher DR. Patient-specific extravasation dosimetry using uptake probe measurements. Health Physics. 2021 Jan 11. [Epub ahead of print]

Fahmy MD, Hechler BL, Carlson ER, Gross AJ, Heidel RE. Preoperative serum albumin predicts wound dehiscence but not infection after surgery for oral squamous cell carcinoma. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2021 Jan 15:S0278-2391(20)31519-6. [Epub ahead of print]

Schmocker RK, Delitto D, Wright MJ, Ding D, Cameron JL, Lafaro KJ, Burns WR, Wolfgang CL, Burkhart RA, He J. Impact of margin status on survival in patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 Dec 16:S1072-7515(20)32526-6. Available in Scopus: Jan 2021. [Epub ahead of print]

Mehmood M. Letter by Mehmood regarding article, "Phosphodiesterase 9a inhibition in mouse models of diastolic dysfunction". Circulation. Heart Failure. 2021 Jan;14(1):e007472. Epub 2021 Jan 19.

Terry PD, Heidel RE, Dhand R. Asthma in adult patients with COVID-19: Prevalence and risk of severe disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2021 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Odonkor CA, Leitner B, Taraben S, Adekoya P, Orhurhu V, Hirani S, Ike K, Lee R, Vanterpool S, Goree JH, Sully K, Poree L. Diversity of pain medicine trainees and faculty in the United States: A cross-sectional analysis of fellowship training from 2009-2019. Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass.). 2021 Jan 27:pnab004. [Epub ahead of print]

January Presentations

December Publications


Morgan GJ, Wall JS. The process of amyloid formation due to monoclonal immunoglobulins. Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America. 2020 Dec;34(6):1041-1054. Epub 2020 Sep 12.


Mehmood M. Letter by Mehmood regarding article, "Cardiac energetics in patients with aortic stenosis and preserved versus reduced ejection fraction". Circulation. 2020 Dec;142(22):e375-e376. Epub 2020 Nov 30.


Li J, Fink JB, Moran EM, Kiourkas RD, McLaughlin R, Vines DL, Jing G, Porszasz J, Dhand R. Airborne particulate concentrations during and after pulmonary function testing. CHEST. 2020 Nov 1. Available in PubMed: Dec 2020. [Epub ahead of print]


Mehmood M. Calorie intake, post-discharge outcomes in heart failure, and food insecurity. JACC. Heart Failure. 2020 Dec;8(12):1052.


Greene SJ, Adusumalli S, Albert NM, Hauptman PJ, Rich MW, Heidenreich PA, Butler J, Heart Failure Society of America, Quality of Care Committee. Building a heart failure clinic: A practical guide from the Heart Failure Society of America. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2020 Oct 24:S1071-9164(20)31484-6. Available in PubMed: Dec 2020. [Epub ahead of print]


Mehmood M. Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to heart transplant-An inflamed bridge? JAMA Cardiology. 2020 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print]


Wall JS, Heidel RE, Stuckey A, Martin EB, Richey T, Williams A, Foster JS, Whittle B, Fu Y, Powell D, Lands RH, Guthrie S, Kennel SJ. Detection of systemic AL amyloidosis and differentiation of AL from Attr using 124I-p5+14 PET imaging. Blood. 2020 Nov;136(Sup 1):17–18. Available in Scopus: Dec 2020.


Zoorob D, Frenn R, Moffitt M, Kansagor A, Cross S, Aguirre F, Edelson MI, Kenny B, Banks E. Multi-institutional validation of a vaginal hysterectomy simulation model for resident training. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2020 Dec 10:S1553-4650(20)31173-0. [Epub ahead of print]


Hauptman PJ. Editorial reflections. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2020 Dec;26(12):1031-1033.


Pearson RC, Olenick AA, Shaker N, Blankenship MM, Tinius RA, Winchester LJ, Oregon E, Maples JM. High-fat meal increases peripheral blood mononuclear cell pro-inflammatory cytokine expression in African American women. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 2020 Dec 18. [Epub ahead of print]


Macfie J, Towers CV, Fortner KB, Stuart GL, Zvara BJ, Kurdziel-Adams G, Kors SB, Noose SK, Gorrondona AM, Cohen CT. Medication-assisted treatment vs. detoxification for women who misuse opioids in pregnancy: Associations with dropout, relapse, neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS), and childhood sexual abuse. Addictive Behaviors Reports. 2020 Nov 12;12:100315. eCollection 2020 Dec. Available in PubMed: Dec 2020.


Li J, Fink JB, Augustynovich AE, Mirza S, Kallet RH, Dhand R. Effects of inhaled Epoprostenol and prone positioning in intubated coronavirus disease 2019 patients with refractory hypoxemia. Critical Care Explorations. 2020 Dec 16;2(12):e0307. eCollection 2020 Dec.


Palla B, Burian E, Deek A, Scott C, Anderson J, Callahan N, Carlson ER. Comparing the surgical response of bisphosphonate-related versus bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2020 Nov 26:S0278-2391(20)31407-5. Available in PubMed: Dec 2020. [Epub ahead of print]


Dhabaan G, Chahin A, Buhaish A, Shorman M. COVID-19 pandemic in Yemen: A questionnaire based survey, what do we know? Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 2020 Dec 31;14(12):1374-1379.


Tinius R, Edens K, Link K, Jones MS, Lyons S, Rebelle T, Pearson KJ, Maples J. Effect of evidence-based materials and access to local resources on physical activity levels, beliefs, and motivation during pregnancy in a rural setting. Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 2020 Oct:17(10):974-957. Available in Scopus: Dec 2020.


Wallis J, Klein R, Bradshaw T, Catana C, Hatt M, Laforest R, Liu C, Mawlawi O, McCall K, Osborne D, Tang J, Wells RG, Ghesani M. PIDSC remote viewing guidelines document. Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology. 2020 Dec 30:jnmt.120.261890. [Epub ahead of print]


Smith LM, King SA, Shealy JA, Heidel RE, Morin-Ducote GI, Husband LD, Callison JC, Rosen BA, Savoy RA, Daley BJ. Incidental findings in the trauma population: Interdisciplinary approach and electronic medical record reminder association with pre-discharge reporting and medicolegal risk. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 Dec 29:S1072-7515(20)32582-5. [Epub ahead of print]


Ivanov O, Wolf L, Brecher D, Lewis E, Masek K, Montgomery K, Andrieiev Y, McLaughlin M, Liu S, Dunne R, Klauer K, Reilly C. Improving ED emergency severity index acuity assignment using machine learning and clinical natural language processing. Journal of Emergency Nursing. 2020 Dec 23:S0099-1767(20)30376-7. [Epub ahead of print]

December Presentations


Worth H, Panella T, Rasnake M, Bell C, Roberson P, King L. A longitudinal study assessing sexual dysfunction in postmenopuasal women with breast cancer undergoing adjuvan therapy Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium; 2020 Dec 8-12; San Antonio, TX.


Orucevic A, Bell J. Prognostic significance of age, histologic subtype, tumor size and nodal status on breast cancer specific survival of “clinical low risk” grade 1 ER+/HER2- breast carcinoma patients - SEER analysis 2010-2012 Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium; 2020 Dec 8-12; San Antonio, TX.

November Publications

Winstead ML, Clegg DJ, Heidel RE, Ledderhof NJ, Gotcher JE. Fall-related facial trauma: A retrospective review of fracture patterns and medical comorbidity. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2020 Oct 5:S0278-2391(20)31209-X. Available in PubMed: Nov 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Carlson ER. Academic relative value units: A proposal for faculty development in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2020 Sep 28:S0278-2391(20)31205-2. Available in PubMed: Nov 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Olewinski L, Brooks MA, Wilson J, Heidel RE, Watson A. Collegiate athletes opinions regarding helmet use while riding scooters or mopeds. Journal of American College Health. 2020 Nov 5:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Alley T, Taylor G, Owens A, Goodin JW, Rasnake N, Daley BJ, Clark CT. Whole blood administration: Comparison of in vitro platelet function of pressure bag, pressure bag with fluid warming device, and rapid infuser methods. Journal of Trauma Nursing. 2020 Nov/Dec;27(6):351-354.

Griffard J, Daley B, Campbell M, Martins D, Beam Z, Rowe S, Taylor J. Plate of ribs: Single institution's matched comparison of patients managed operatively and non-operatively for rib fractures. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open. 2020 Nov 5;5(1):e000519. eCollection 2020.

Tumpa TR, Acuff SN, Gregor J, Lee S, Hu D, Osborne DR. A data-driven respiratory motion estimation approach for PET based on time-of-flight weighted positron emission particle tracking. Medical Physics. 2020 Nov 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Veve MP, Patel N, Smith ZA, Yeager SD, Wright LR, Shorman MA. Comparison of dalbavancin to standard-of-care for outpatient treatment of invasive Gram-positive infections. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 2020 Oct 23:106210. Available in PubMed: Nov 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Biney I, Dudney T, Ferris J, Shamiyeh J, Peeke J, Dhand R. CT findings in 30-day COPD readmissions. CHEST. 2020 Oct;158(4):A2491. Available in Scopus: Nov 2020.

November Presentations

Lindsay JM, Grabeel KL, Petersen D, Quesenberry A, Earl M. Customer value learning: Market research techniques in libraries. Presented at Charleston Conference on Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition; 2020 Nov 2-6; Charleston, SC.

Desrosiers G, Mohammed A, Fort D, Effron MB. Cardiologist underutilization of new antihyperglycemic medications in diabetic patients with cardiovascular disease. Presented at American Heart Association; 2020 Nov 13-17; Virtual.

Dean KL, Johansen KR, Moser MR, Hoffmann ML. Effectiveness of the learning collaborative model to train therapists working with caregivers at risk for physical abuse. Presented at International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies 36th Annual Meeting; 2020 Nov 4-14; Virtual.

Thakur S, Peeke J. Overview of pneumoconiosis: Causes, diagnosis, and complications. Presented at Radiological Society of North America; 2020 Nov 29 - Dec 5; Virtual.

Link N, Fu Y. Typical diagnostic workup in the evaluation of cardiac amyloidosis. Presented at Radiological Society of North America; 2020 Nov 29 - Dec 5; Virtual.

Cochrane K, Page R. Plaque-like CD34-positive dermal fibroma: A rare spindle cell neoplasm. Presented at The American Society of Dermatopathology 57th Annual Meeting; 2020 Nov 5-11; Virtual.

October Publications

Hennessy K, Shorman M. Verrucous plaques on the face, dysphagia, and limb weakness. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. 2020 Oct 1;87(10):587-589.

Riedinger CJ, Zite NB, Overby DW, Robinson EF, Moulder JK. Optimizing contraceptive access for women undergoing bariatric surgery. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 2020 Aug 26:S1550-7289(20)30474-3. Available in PubMed Oct 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Petersen DW, Earl M, Watson C, Grabeel K. Influence of library relocation and marketing: Examining zip codes and health disparities to serve consumers in East Tennessee. Journal of the Medical Library Association. 2020 Oct 1;108(4):625-630.

Mehmood M. Staring points in heart failure drug development: Future outlook. JACC. Heart Failure. 2020 Oct;8(10):872.

Mehmood M. The competitive advantage of adaptability in the approach to heart failure populations. JACC. Heart Failure. 2020 Oct;8(10):877.

Mehmood M. Low publication rates of heart failure clinical trials: Finding success in failure. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2020 Oct 6;76(14):1715-1716.

Martin EB, Wall JS. Looking for amyloid in all the right places. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2020 Oct 5:S1071-9164(20)31470-6.

Hall PT, Bratcher SZ, Stubbs C, Rifkin RE, Grzeskowiak RM, Burton BJ, Greenacre CB, Stephenson SM, Anderson DE, Crouch DL. Fully implanted prostheses for musculoskeletal limb reconstruction after amputation: An in vivo feasibility study. Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 2020 Oct 9. [Epub ahead of print]

Griffard J, Sappington B, Griffard M, Bollig R, McMillen J, McKinney A, Smith L, Daley B. Administering DVT prophylaxis sooner than 48 hours does not increase failure of nonoperative management of high-grade (grades III-V) splenic injuries. The American Surgeon. 2020 Oct 19:3134820950303. [Epub ahead of print]

Holbert J, Shepple B, Rogers B, Hirsh J. The proof is in the appendage: A case report of a fenestrated membrane overlying the left atrial appendage. Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.). 2020 Oct 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Gruen DS, Guyette FX, Brown JB, Okonkwo DO, Puccio AM, Campwala IK, Tessmer MT, Daley BJ, Miller RS, Harbrecht BG, Claridge JA, Phelan HA, Neal MD, Zuckerbraun BS, Yazer MH, Billiar TR, Sperry JL. Association of prehospital plasma with survival in patients with traumatic brain injury: A secondary analysis of the PAMPer cluster randomized clinical trial. JAMA Network Open. 2020 Oct 1;3(10):e2016869.

Chu QD, Zibari R, Lagraff T, Annamalai A, Sunny Jha S, Smith L, Guthikonda B, Shokouh-Amiri H, Zibari GB. Shoulder-to-shoulder capacity building with colleagues in war-torn Kurdistan, Iraq: An equal opportunity, non-partisan endeavor: In reply to Demirer and colleagues. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 Oct 10:S1072-7515(20)32330-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Manzano-Nunez R, McGreevy D, Orlas CP, Garcia AF, Horer TM, DuBose J, Ordonez CA, AAST-AORTA Investigators and the ABOTrauma Registry Group: Morrison J, Scalea TM, Moore LJ, Podbielski JM, Holcomb JB, Inaba K, Piccinini A, Kauvar DS, Baggenstoss VL, Rausc. Outcomes and management approaches of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta based on the income of countries. World Journal of Emergency Surgery. 2020 Oct 12;15(1):57.

Hauptman PJ, Piña IL. The new kids on the block: Don't delay. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2020 Oct;26(10):811-812.

Goff ZD, Heidel RE, Hauptman PJ. Is searchable for patients with heart failure? Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2020 Sep 26:S1071-9164(20)31437-8. Available in PubMed: Oct 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Hart LL, Ferrarotto R, Andric ZG, Beck JT, Subramanian J, Radosavljevic DZ, Zaric B, Hanna WT, Aljumaily R, Owonikoko TK, Verhoeven D, Xiao J, Morris SR, Antal JM, Hussein MA. Myelopreservation with Trilaciclib in patients receiving Topotecan for small cell lung cancer: Results from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase II study. Advances in Therapy. 2020 Oct 29. [Epub ahead of print]

October Presentations

Alley T, Taylor G, Owens A, Goodin JW, Rasnake N, Daley BJ, Clark CT. Comparison of in vitro, cold-stored whole blood platelet function via rapid infuser, pressure bag and hotline methods of administration. Presented at American Association of Blood Banks Annual Meeting; 2020 Oct 3-5; Virtual.

Carlson ER. Maxillary sinus plenary session: Treatment of benign sinus cysts and tumors. Presented at American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2020 Oct 1-10; Virtual.

Carlson ER. Pathology plenary session - Aggressive jaw tumors: Pathology and classification including new WHO. Presented at American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2020 Oct 1-10; Virtual.

Jong J, Chun J. Prepectoral breast reconstruction and risk of anterior-posterior implant flipping. Presented at American Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2020 Oct 16-18; Virtual.

Treat S, Biney I, McCormack M. A rare case of adult onset idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis. Presented at CHEST; 2020 Oct 18-21; Virtual.

Soto FJ, Krasuski RA, Balasubramanian VP. Is my patient's pulmonary hypertension left or right? The probe and the catheter come to your rescue. Presented at CHEST (Invited Lecture); 2020 Oct 18-21; Virtual.

Soto FJ. Diastology for the pulmonologist: What they didn't teach you in "pulmonary school." Presented at CHEST (Invited Lecture); 2020 Oct 18-21; Virtual.

Soto FJ, Venero CV, Soto DJ, Mehmood M. Optimal hemodynamic assessment of right atrial pressure and correlation with stroke volume index. Presented at CHEST; 2020 Oct 18-21; Virtual.

Soto FJ. Right heart catheterization for the evaluation of Group 2 PH: More than just a pressure cutoff. Presented at CHEST (Invited Lecture); 2020 Oct 18-21; Virtual.

Cochrane K, Mileusnic-Polchan D. Deadly delays in newborn screening. Presented at National Association of Medical Examiners Annual Meeting; 2020 Oct 16-17; Virtual.

Zite NB. Revisiting US sterilization policy: Disparities, potential barriers, and a pathway to reform. Presented at Society of Family Planning Annual Meeting; 2020 Oct 9-10; Virtual.

September Publications

Cooksey GE, Epps JL, Moye RA, Patel N, Shorman MA, Veve MP. Impact of a plan of care protocol on patient outcomes in people who inject drugs with infective endocarditis. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2020 Sep 2;222(Supplement_5):S506-S512.

Ling VB, Levi EE, Harrington AR, Zite NB, Rivas SD, Dalton VK, Smith R, Moniz MH. The cost of improving care: A multisite economic analysis of hospital resource use for implementing recommended postpartum contraception programmes. BMJ Quality & Safety. 2020 Sep 2:bmjqs-2020-011111. [Epub ahead of print]

Shi D, Li F, Wang K, Kong C, Huang H, Li Q, Jin F, Hu C, Wang C, Shi H, Hu Z, Dong Y, Ning Y, Tsakiridis K, Sapalidis K, Kosmidis C, Vagionas A, Hohenforst-Schmidt W, Freitag L, Turner JF, Drevelegas K, Perdikouri EI, Kovacevic T, Sarcev T, Zaric B, Petanidis S, Baka S, Boukovinas I, Kakolyris S, Zarogoulidis P, Bai C. The development of bronchoscopy in China: A national cross-sectional study. Journal of Cancer. 2020 Jul 20;11(19):5547-5555. eCollection 2020. Available in PubMed: Sep 2020.

Foulke E, J Clegg D, Peters D, E Heidel R, Johnson M, Lewis J. Lower abdomen as a donor site for large full-thickness skin grafts. The American Surgeon. 2020 Sep 16:3134820951454. [Epub ahead of print]

Riedinger CJ, Kimball KJ, Kilgore LC, Bell CW, Heidel RE, Boone JD. Water only fasting and its effect on chemotherapy administration in gynecologic malignancies. Gynecologic Oncology. 2020 Sep 18:S0090-8258(20)33901-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Mehmood M. Redefining left ventricular assist device indications and strategies. JAMA Cardiology. 2020 Sep 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Mehmood M. Assessment of right heart function in secondary tricuspid regurgitation. JACC. Heart Failure. 2020 Sep;8(9):784.

September Presentations

Norton D, Oakley T, Peacock J, Heidel E, Gray R, Norwood D. Code stroke in the stroke belt: A cross-sectional stroke center. Presented at American Society of Emergency Radiology Meeting (Virtual); 2020 Sep 30 - Oct 3; Austin, TX.

Dean KL, Wilson GA, Kemmet RK, Hartman AL, Jeter JW. ACE score application in an academic family medicine clinic. Presented at Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference (Virtual); 2020 Aug 24-27; Salt Lake City, UT.

August Publications

Abdoli S, Vora A, Smither B, Roach AD, Vora A. I don't have the choice to burnout; experiences of parents of children with type 1 diabetes. Applied Nursing Research. 2020 Aug;54:151317.

Dhand R. Reproducible dosing with a jet nebulizer during invasive mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Care. 2020 Aug;65(8):1223-1224.

Mehmood M. Eat healthy and eat more or less? Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2020 Aug;76(5):632-633.

Antill AC, Frye SW, McMillen JC, Haynes JC, Ford BR, Bollig RW, Daley BJ. Treatment with oral versus intravenous Acetaminophen in elderly trauma patients with rib fractures: A prospective randomized trial. The American Surgeon. 2020 Aug 4:3134820940268. [Epub ahead of print]

Morelli MK, Veve MP, Shorman MA. Maternal bacteremia caused by staphylococcus aureus with a focus on infective endocarditis. Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 2020 Jun 19;7(8):ofaa239. eCollection 2020 Aug. Available in PubMed: Aug 2020.

Clegg DJ, Winstead ML, Herbig KS. Two-stage reconstruction of the scalp with facial AV loop. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Global Open. 2020 Jun 23;8(6):e2941. eCollection 2020 Jun. Available in PubMed: Aug 2020.

Mehmood M. Clinical phenogrouping and systolic performance in HFpEF. JACC. Heart Failure. 2020 Aug;8(8):695.

Patterson JG, Russomanno J, Jabson Tree JM. Sexual orientation disparities in food insecurity and food assistance use in U.S. adult women: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2014. BMC Public Health. 2020 Aug 13;20(1):1155.

Fink JB, Ehrmann S, Li J, Dailey P, McKiernan P, Darquenne C, Martin AR, Rothen-Rutishauser B, Kuehl PJ, Häussermann S, MacLoughlin R, Smaldone GC, Muellinger B, Corcoran TE, Dhand R. Reducing aerosol-related risk of transmission in the era of COVID-19: An interim guidance endorsed by the International Society of Aerosols in Medicine. Journal of Aerosol Medicine and Pulmonary Drug Delivery. 2020 Aug 12. [Epub ahead of print]

Shaikh F, Dupont-Roettger D, Dehmeshki J, Kubassova O, Quraishi MI. Advanced imaging of biochemical recurrent prostate cancer with PET, MRI, and radiomics. Frontiers in Oncology. 2020 Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Li J, Fink JB, MacLoughlin R, Dhand R. A narrative review on trans-nasal pulmonary aerosol delivery. Critical Care (London, England). 2020 Aug 17;24(1):506.

Yared KE, Mancini GJ. Euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis associated with use of SGLT2 inhibitor after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. The American Surgeon. 2020 Aug 19:3134820940286. [Epub ahead of print]

Huen A, Haverkos BM, Zain J, Ramchandren R, Lechowicz MJ, Devata S, Korman NJ, Pinter-Brown L, Oki Y, Barde PJ, Nair A, Routhu KV, Viswanadha S, Vakkalanka S, Iyer SP. Phase I/Ib study of Tenalisib (RP6530), a dual PI3K δ/γ inhibitor in patients with relapsed/refractory T-cell lymphoma. Cancers. 2020 Aug 15;12(8):E2293.

Sun J, Gastman BR, McCahon L, Buchbinder EI, Puzanov I, Nanni M, Lewis JM, Carvajal RD, Singh-Kandah S, Desai AM, Raskin L, Nielson CM, Ismail R, Zager JS. Observational study of talimogene laherparepvec use in the anti-PD-1 era for melanoma in the US (COSMUS-2). Melanoma Management. 2020 Jun 15;7(2):MMT41. Available in PubMed: Aug 2020.

Vaughan JW, Shi M, Horna P, Olteanu H. Increased CD200 expression in post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders correlates with an increased frequency of FoxP3(+) regulatory T cells. Annals of Diagnostic Pathology. 2020 Aug 14;48:151585. [Epub ahead of print]

Landry M, Lewis R, Antill A, Heidel RE, Taylor J, Casillas MA Jr, Russ AJ, Daley B, Mcloughlin J. Effect of enhanced recovery after surgery protocol implementation on cost and outcomes by type of colectomy performed. The American Surgeon. 2020 Aug 26:3134820943545. [Epub ahead of print]

Soto FJ, Mehmood M. Will the real pulmonary pressure please stand up? Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2020 Aug 28. [Epub ahead of print]

Shah K, Ponsaran R, Morello L, Katabi L, Behmer Hansen RT, Zite N, White K. Attitudes and beliefs of obstetricians-gynecologists regarding medicaid postpartum sterilization - A qualitative study. Contraception. 2020 Aug 25:S0010-7824(20)30332-2. [Epub ahead of print]

Buckley M, Carlson E, Heidel E, McNally M, Hodge A, Fahmy M, Arnold J, Grandas O, Freeman M. Double mandibular osteotomy for access to high-carotid pathology. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2020 Aug 28:S0890-5096(20)30773-1. [Epub ahead of print]

July Publications

Mehmood M. The galaxy of cytoskeletal modulation in the universe of heart failure therapeutics. JACC. Heart Failure. 2020 Jul;8(7):602-603.

Miller T, Cudkowicz M, Shaw PJ, Andersen PM, Atassi N, Bucelli RC, Genge A, Glass J, Ladha S, Ludolph AL, Maragakis NJ, McDermott CJ, Pestronk A, Ravits J, Salachas F, Trudell R, Van Damme P, Zinman L, Bennett CF, Lane R, Sandrock A, Runz H, Graham D, Houshyar H, McCampbell A, Nestorov I, Chang I, McNeill M, Fanning L, Fradette S, Ferguson TA. Phase 1-2 trial of antisense oligonucleotide Tofersen for SOD1 ALS. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2020 Jul 9;383(2):109-119.

Hauptman PJ. Cardiac effects of music and a presidential impeachment. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2020 Jul;26(7):539-540.

Griffard J, Bollig R. Right vertebral artery transection with a vertical distraction of C5-6: Case report of a patient survival. The American Surgeon. 2020 May;86(5):531-533. Available in PubMed: Jul 2020.

Enomoto LM, Dixon MEB, Burdette A, Gusani NJ. Biliary drainage before and after liver resection for perihilar cholangiocarcinoma. The American Surgeon. 2020 Jun;86(6):628-634. Available in PubMed: Jul 2020.

Jameson J, Vanterpool S, Anitescu M, Navarro R, Dann T, Pilitsis JG. Lisa J. Stearns, MD 1958-2020. Neuromodulation. 2020 Jul;23(5):553-554.

Carreau NA, Pail O, Armand P, Merryman R, Advani RH, Spinner, Herrera AF, Chen R, Tomassetti S, Ramchandren R, Hamid, Assouline S, Santiago R, Wagner-Johnston N, Paul S, Svoboda J, Bair SM, Barta SK, Liu Y, Nathan S, Karmali R, Burkart M, Torka P, David K, Wei C, Lansigan F, Emery L, Persky D, Smith S, Godfrey J, Chavez J, Xia Y, Troxel, Diefenbach C. Checkpoint blockade treatment may sensitize Hodgkin lymphoma to subsequent therapy. The Oncologist. 2020 Jul 28. [Epub ahead of print]

Towers CV, Deisher H. Subcutaneous extended-release Buprenorphine use in pregnancy. Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2020 Jul 17;2020:3127676. eCollection 2020.

July Presentations

Carlson ER. Principles of parotid surgery. Presented at Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Virtual Grand Rounds, Unversity of Miami School of Medicine (Invited Lecture); 2020 Jul 20; Miami, FL.

Fu Y, Jain N, Thakur S. Identifying and correcting commonly encountered artifacts in diagnostic myocardial perfusion scan interpretation: An interactive exhibit for physicians. Presented at Society of Nuclear Medicine Annual Meeting Virtual; 2020 Jul 11-14; New Orleans, LA.

Curry M, Link NB, Fu Y. Overview and analysis of the utility of 1- and 3- hour 99m technetium-pyrophosphate planar and SPECT/CT imaging in the diagnosis of transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis. Presented at Society of Nuclear Medicine Annual Meeting Virtual; 2020 Jul 11-14; New Orleans, LA.

June Publications

White WM. Editorial comment. Urology. 2020 Jun;140:83-84.

Spires BP, Towers CV. Fetal bradycardia in response to maternal hypothermia. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2020 Jun;135(6):1454-1456.

Mehmood M. Letter by Mehmood regarding article, "Orai1 channel inhibition preserves left ventricular systolic function and normal Ca2+ handling after pressure overload". Circulation. 2020 Jun 2;141(22):e837-e838. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Cooley CR, McLain JM, Dupuy SD, Eder AE, Wintenberg M, Kelly-Wintenberg K, Wintenberg A, Collier JJ, Burke SJ, Karlstad MD. Indirect, non-thermal atmospheric plasma promotes bacterial killing in vitro and wound disinfection in vivo using monogenic and polygenic models of type 2 diabetes (without adverse metabolic complications). Shock (Augusta, Ga.). 2020 Jun 2. [Epub ahead of print]

Oliver MD, Levy JJ, Baldwin DR. Examining the effects of musical type and intensity in performing the flanker task: A test of attentional control theory applied to non-emotional distractions. Psychology of Music. 2020 Jun 1. [Epub ahead of print]

Houston KR, Gross AJ, Hudson JW, McCoy JM. A multidisciplinary approach to synovial chondromatosis of the temporomandibular joint with cranial base involvement: A brief review of the literature and case report. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2020 May 15. Available in PubMed: Jun 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Dhand R, Li J. Coughs and sneezes: Their role in transmission of respiratory viral infections, including SARS-CoV-2. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2020 Jun 16. [Epub ahead of print]

Dabbs W. A letter to "the editors." PRiMER (Leawood, Kan.). 2020 Apr 28;4:6. eCollection 2020. Available in PubMed: Jun 2020.

Worth HA, Marlette Z, Aljadir D, Lands R. Hereditary hyperferritinemia-cataract syndrome in 3 generations of a family in east Tennessee. Case Reports in Hematology. 2020 May 26;2020:2837573. eCollection 2020. Available in PubMed: Jun 2020.

Zibari R, Lagraff T, Chu QD, Annamalai A, Jha SS, Smith L, Guthikonda B, Shokouh-Amiri H, Zibari GB. Medical capacity-building in war-torn nations: Kurdistan, Iraq as a model. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 Jun 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Shachner TR, Riedinger E, Grindstaff AD, Bienvenu J, White WM. Grand rounds: Nested variant urothelial carcinoma of the bladder. Urology. 2020 Jun 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Mendola A. Financial decision-making capacity and patient-centered discharge. Journal of Clinical Ethics. 2020 Summer;31(2):178-183.

May Publications

Staples JN, Peres LC, Camacho F, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy ML, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Moorman PG, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry PD, Schildkraut JM. Cardiometabolic comorbidities and epithelial ovarian cancer risk among African-American women in the African-American Cancer Epidemiology Study (AACES). Gynecologic Oncology. 2020 Apr 30. [Epub ahead of print]

Mehmood M. Cardiovascular and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease therapeutics: Two paths one destination? American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2020 May 5. [Epub ahead of print]

Newby SD, Masi T, Griffin CD, King WJ, Chipman A, Stephenson S, Anderson DE, Biris AS, Bourdo SE, Dhar M. Functionalized graphene nanoparticles induce human mesenchymal stem cells to express distinct extracellular matrix proteins mediating osteogenesis. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2020 Apr 15;15:2501-2513. eCollection 2020.

Carlson ER. Coronavirus disease 2019 and educational engagement. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2020 Apr 28. [Epub ahead of print]

Abdoli S, Miller-Bains K, Burr EM, Smither B, Vora A, Hessler D. Burnout, distress, and depressive symptoms in adults with type 1 diabetes. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications. 2020 Apr 30:107608.

Cestari A, White WM. A tale of two cities: Insight and practical considerations during the COVID pandemic. Urology. 2020 May 11. [Epub ahead of print]

Robinson EF, Moulder JK, Zerden ML, Miller AM, Zite NB. Call to action: Preserving and advocating for essential care for women during the COVID-19 pandemic. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2020 May 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Mihelic M. Politicization of medical decision making. American Journal of Disaster Medicine. 2019 Summer;14(3):155.

Carreau NA, Armand P, Merryman RW, Advani RH, Spinner MA, Herrera AF, Ramchandren R, Hamid MS, Assouline S, Santiago R, Wagner-Johnston N, Paul S, Svoboda J, Bair SM, Barta SK, Nathan S, Karmali R, Torka P, David K, Lansigan F, Persky D, Godfrey J, Chavez. Checkpoint blockade treatment sensitises relapsed/refractory non-Hodgkin lymphoma to subsequent therapy. British Journal of Haematology. 2020 May 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Quraishi MI, Rizvi AA, Heidel RE. Off-site radiology workflow changes due to the COVID19 pandemic. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2020 May 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Brusseau C, Burnette T, Heidel RE. Clonidine versus phenobarbital as adjunctive therapy for neonatal abstinence syndrome. Journal of Perinatology. 2020 May 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Terry PD, Dhand R. Maintenance therapy with nebulizers in patients with stable COPD: Need for reevaluation. Pulmonary Therapy. 2020 May 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Mehmood M. Echocardiographic outcomes in the COAPT trial: Asking the "right" question. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2020 Apr 28;75(16):2095.

Ogasawara K, Smith WB, Xu C, Yin J, Palmisano M, Krishna G. Pharmacokinetics and tolerability of fedratinib, an oral, selective Janus kinase 2 inhibitor, in subjects with renal or hepatic impairment. Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology. 2020 May 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Roschewski M, Dunleavy K, Abramson JS, Powell BL, Link BK, Patel P, Bierman PJ, Jagadeesh D, Mitsuyasu RT, Peace D, Watson PR, Hanna WT, Melani C, Lucas AN, Steinberg SM, Pittaluga S, Jaffe ES, Friedberg JW, Kahl BS, Little RF, Bartlett NL, Fanale MA, Noy. Multicenter study of risk-adapted therapy with dose-adjusted EPOCH-R in adults with untreated Burkitt lymphoma. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2020 May 26:JCO2000303. [Epub ahead of print]

Lewis R, Forman B, Preston M, Heidel E, Alvoid-Preston B, Ramshaw B. The use of a novel synthetic resorbable scaffold (TIGR Matrix®) in a clinical quality improvement (CQI) effort for abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR). Hernia. 2020 May 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Majdick K, Kaye K, Shorman MA. Central nervous system blastomycosis clinical characteristics and outcomes. Medical Mycology. 2020 May 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Hunt ME, Yates JR, Vega H, Heidel RE, Buehler JM. Effects on postoperative gastrointestinal motility after neuromuscular blockade reversal with Sugammadex versus Neostigmine/Glycopyrrolate in colorectal surgery patients. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 2020 May 29:1060028020929061. [Epub ahead of print]

Gruen DS, Guyette FX, Brown JB, Daley BJ, Miller RS, Harbrecht BG, Claridge JA, Phelan HA, Yazer MH, Neal MD, Zuckerbraun BS, Sperry JL. Characterization of unexpected survivors following a prehospital plasma randomized trial. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 2020 May 27. [Epub ahead of print]

May Presentations

Upton HB, Ferrel A. Bow Hunter's syndrome: Case review and literature survey. Presented at *American Society of Neuroradiology 58th Annual Meeting; 2020 May 30 - Jun 4; Las Vegas, NV.

Baveja S, Akpa B, Ferris J, Hecht J, Heidel RE, Zeng R, Dhand R. Correlation of ultrasound measurement of muscle thickness, muscle weakness, and functional limitation in patients admitted for medical illness. Presented at *American Thoracic Society; 2020 May 15-20; Philadelphia, PA.

Fisher JS, Reed K, Patel N, Pickens R, Lacy J, Bienvenu J, White W. Potential benefits of a dedicated difficult urinary catheter (DUC) team: The 4-year experience at a single institution. Presented at *American Urological Association; 2020 May 15-18; Washington, DC.

Riedinger E, Reed K, White WM. Robotic Distal ureterectomy with uretero-enteric reimplant. Presented at *American Urological Association; 2020 May 15-18; Washington, DC.


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