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Submissions from 2019

Surgeon Readiness for Entry into Practice: A Survey of Abdominal Transplant Surgeons in the United States, Marwan Abouljoud, R Hirose, Shunji Nagai, C Gordon, and D Farmer

A comparison between outcomes of simultaneous pancreas/ kidney transplantation performed on type 1 and type 2 diabetics, Abbas Al-Kurd, M Safwan, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

Endothelial Cells Do Not Regulate Expression of CD46, CD55 and CD59 in the Presence of Anti-HLA Class I and II Antibodies, A Babu, T Pham, M Hamdorf, V Jucaud, M Everly, S Daga, and D Mitchell

Differential Regulation of Phosphokinases by Anti-HLA Class I and II Antibodies, A Babu, B Tran, M Hamdorf, V Jucaud, S Daga, D Mitchell, and M Everly

CLQ Dominant Deposits in Renal Transplant Biopsies Are Not Associated with Allograft Dysfunction, A Babu, Sean R. Williamson, Nadeen J. Khoury, Mohamed Safwan, and Anita Patel

Timeline for Resuming Physical Activlties After Renal Transplantation: A Mid West Pediatric Nephrology Consortium Study, P Baddi, H Patel, H Janjua, Dean Kim, and A Jajn

A National Cohort Validation of Graft Outcomes of Elderly Kidney Transplant Recipients, I Bajjoka, A Yaldo, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Does Ethnicity Impact Elderly Kidney Transplant Recipient Outcomes?, I Bajjoka, A Yaldo, S Serxa, Sierra A. Foley, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

The Impact of Great Saphenous Vein Size on Gender, Clinical Severity, and Outcome of Patients Undergoing Vein Ablation for Varicose Veins, Scott Bendix, Edward L Peterson, Loay S Kabbani, Mitchell R Weaver, and Judith Lin

Screening mammography reduces disparities by improving triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) early detection and outcomes., J A. Burns, Jessica Bensenhaver, Yalei Chen, L L. Susick, Lindsay Petersen, Erica Proctor, Saul David Nathanson, S Mandava, M Davis, and L A. Newman

Compliance with anti-hormonal therapy after omission of radiation following breast-conserving surgery in favorable older patient subgroup, Jessica A. Burns, Lindsay Petersen, Saul David Nathanson, Erica Proctor, Laura L. Susick, and Jessica M. Bensenhaver

Predictors and Outcomes of Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease After Liver Transplant, Allyce Caines, Shunji Nagai, and Reena Salgia

Delayed kidney transplantation in combined liver-kidney transplantation: A validation analysis by the UNOS registry, Lucy Chau, D Moonka, M Safwan, Milagros Samaniego-Picota, Dean Kim, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

"What I Wish I Would Have Known": Patient Impressions of Transplant Education, Kelly Collins, A Yaldo, Elizabeth Rubinstein, Karen E. Kippen, H Older, Shunji Nagai, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Neoadjuvant therapy for body and tail pancreatic adenocarcinoma: Propensity score matched analysis using the national cancer data base., Tommy Ivanics, S Leonard-Murali, Xiaoxia Han, C Steffes, D Kwon, and R Shah

Extremes of BMI are associated with a higher risk of pancreatic fistula following pancreaticoduodenectomy: an analysis using the NSQIP database, Tommy Ivanics, Shravan Leonard-Murali, Amy Tang, Christopher Steffes, Rupen Shah, and David Kwon

Extracellular vesicle size in early sepsis, Anja K Jaehne, William Golembieski, Amy Kemper, Omokayode Osobamiro, Wing Lee Cheung, Benjamin Buller, Zheng Gang Zhang, Michael Chopp, Emanuel P Rivers, and Daniel C Morris

Tumors expressing ACKR1 exhibit a unique signature of tumor-infiltrating immune cells in women with breast cancer., B D. Jenkins, T Fleifel, R Martini, Haythem Y. Ali, Lisa A Newman, and M Davis

Patients with Biliary Complications Following Orthotopic Liver Transplantation Can Be Successfully Managed by Serial Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatography, R Kaur, I Morales, Dilshan Dhillon, M S. Ilias, Shunji Nagai, Deepak Venkat, Atsushi Yoshida, and Syed-Mohammed Jafri

Polyomavirus Genotypes in Renal Transplant Recipients in the United States, Nadeen J. Khoury, C Thongprayoon, N Leeaphorn, J Bruminhent, and W Cheungpasitporn

Epidemiology of Parvovirus B19 and Anemia Among Kidney Transplant Recipients, Nadeen J. Khoury, C Thongprayoon, N Leeaphorn, J Bruminhert, and W Cheungpasitporn

Risk Factors for Post-Transplant Outcomes in Living and Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation: An Analysis of UNOS Registry, Toshihiro Kitajima, Kelly Collins, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Cost comparison of single site robotic and conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy at a single institution, Mary Lee, Kevin K. Seeras, and John J. Lim

Neoadjuvant chemotherapy versus upfront resection in ampullary adenocarcinoma stratified by stage: A retrospective analysis using the national cancer database., S Leonard-Murali, R Shah, Tommy Ivanics, Xiaoxia Han, C Steffes, and D Kwon

High-risk for developing breast cancer: Differences between white and African American women., Q P. Le, Saul David Nathanson, and L L. Susick

VS06. Robotic-Assisted Removal of Inferior Vena Cava Filter, Judith C Lin, A Patel, and Craig G. Rogers

The duffy antigen receptor for chemokines (DARC) influences levels of tumor-associated leukocytes in the breast tumor microenvironment., R Martini, B D. Jenkins, C Yates, Lisa A Newman, and M Davis

Statin Underutilization in Patients Listed for Liver Transplant, Kajali Mishra, Sandra Naffouj, Sunjay Modi, Carina Dagher, Sarah Gorgis, and Deepak Venkat

Extreme hyponatremia as a risk factor for early mortality after liver transplantation in the model for end-stage liver disease-sodium period, H Mouzaihem, M Safwan, L Chau, M Abouljoud, D Moonka, and S Nagai

Share 21 Rather Than Share 15: Balancing Transplant Opportunity Without Compromising Waitlist Outcomes, Shunji Nagai, Lucy Chau, Marwan Abouljoud, Kelly Collins, Syed-Mohammed Jafri, Mohamed Safwan, and Dilip Moonka

Effects of immunosuppression regimens on occurrence of graft versus host disease in liver transplantation. an analysis of UNOS registry, Shunji Nagai, Lucy Chau, M Safwan, K Collins, Michael Rizzari, Marwan Abouljoud, Atsushi Yoshida, and Dilip Moonka

Patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis have inferior liver transplant outcomes, Shunji Nagai, Kelly Collins, Lucy C. Chau, Michael D. Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan S. Abouljoud, M Safwan, and Dillip Moonka

Effects of Major Liver Allocation Policy Changes on Waitlist Outcomes in Multivisceral Transplantation, Shunji Nagai, Michael D. Rizzari, Yakir Muszkat, Kelly Collins, Atsushi Yoshida, Syed-Mohammed Jafri, and Marwan Abouljoud

Fatal Graft Versus Host Disease in Liver Transplantation. an Analysis of UNOS Registry, Shunji Nagai, Atsushi Yoshida, Reena Salgia, Marwan Abouljoud, and Dilip Moonka

Urinary Podocin mRNA as Predictor of Renal Allograft Function Decline, A Naik, J Aqeel, D Cibrik, Milagros Samaniego-Picota, L Wickman, S Wang, M Chowdhury, and R Wiggins

Adductor Canal Block Versus Femoral Nerve Block for Pain Control After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Prospective Randomized Trial, K R. Okoroha, J Lynch, Vincent A. Lizzio, Charles C. Yu, Toufic R. Jildeh, and Vasilios Moutzouros

PC222. Engineered Vascular Grafts Using Three-Dimensional Printed Guides and the Ring Stacking Method, C Pinnock, B Patel, Ali Rteil, Loay S Kabbani, and M Lam

Does time of day matter for acute cholecystectomy in an acute care surgery model?, Ilya Rakitin, Cletus Stanton, Michael Dix, Nathan Ziegler, Jerry Stassinopoulos, J Johnson, Nadia Obeid, and Nathan Schmoekel

The Determination of Interobserver and Intraobserver Reliability of a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Based Classification System for Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury, P N. Ramkumar, S J. Frangiamore, S M. Navarro, T S. Lynch, S G. Kaar, S Akhavan, Vasilios Moutzouros, R W. Westermann, L D. Farrow, and M S. Schickendantz

Paradoxical embolic strokes in a liver transplant patient with atrial septal defect undergoing therapeutic plasma exchange, Shannon Rodgers, Marwan S. Abouljoud, and Zaher K. Otrock

PC024. Lower Limb Malperfusion in Acute Type A Dissection, Ali Rteil, Alexander D. Shepard, Timothy Nypaver, Mitchell R. Weaver, Farah Mohammad, Hassan Nemeh, Themistokles Chamogeorgakis, and Loay S Kabbani

Immediate Post-Operative Extubation Decreases Pulmonary Complications in Liver Transplant Patients, Mohamed Safwan, Christine Acho, Yoshihisa Morita, Valeria Fernandez, Dragos Galusca, Marwan Abouljoud, Atsushi Yoshida, Jaber El-Bashir, and Shunji Nagai

Favorable Waitlist Outcomes in Patients with Alcoholic Liver Disease in the MELD-Na ERA, Mohamed Safwan, Kelly Collins, Dilip Moonka, Syed-Mohammed Jafri, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

A National Survey of Immunosuppression Strategies in Intestinal Transplantation, M Segovia, T Beduschi, J Boike, D Farmer, S Horslen, K Iyer, Syed-Mohammed Jafri, A Langnas, C Matsumoto, A Mavis, G Mazariegos, Shunji Nagai, J O'Leary, Y Patel, D Sudan, Nimisha Sulejmani, Bryant B. Summers, and T Schiano

The Effects of Simultaneously Training Additional Surgeons in the Living Donor Robotic Assisted Kidney Transplant, Joel Stracke, Mohamed Safwan, Lauren Malinzak, and Atsushi Yoshida

Perioperative Lactate Levels Are Sensitive Marker to Predict Early Allograft Dysfunction and Short-Term Graft Failure After Liver Transplant, K Takahashi, Shunji Nagai, Kelly Collins, Michael Rizzari, Mohamed Safwan, Syed-Mohammed Jafri, T Oda, Atsushi Yoshida, and Marwan Abouljoud

Robotic-Assisted Versus Open Techniques for Living Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients: A Comparison Using Propensity Score Analysis, Francis Tinney Jr., Joel Stracke, Shunji Nagai, Lauren Malinzak, Tracci McEvoy, S M. Ilias, and Atsushi Yoshida

Management of Anastomotic Biliary Strictures After Liver Transplant: Role of Covered Metal Stents, Andrew Watson, Khwaja F. Haq, Kamal Khorfan, Sumit Singla, Atsushi Yoshida, and Dilip Moonka

A Financial Analysis of Elderly Kidney Transplant Recipients, A Yaldo, I Bajjoka, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan Abouljoud

How Much Does Graft Function Cost Us? A Financial Analysis of Delayed Graft Function in Kidney Transplant Recipients, A Yaldo, I Bajjoka, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan Abouljoud

Pre-Transplant Transcriptomic Signature in Peripheral Blood Predicts Early Acute Rejection After Kidney Transplant, W Zhang, Z Yi, C Wei, K Keung, Z Sun, C Xi, C Woytovich, S Farouk, L Gallon, M Menon, C Magee, N Najafan, Milagros Samaniego-Picota, A Djamali, S Alexander, I Rosales, R Smith, P O'Connell, R Colvin, P Cravedi, and B Murphy

Submissions from 2018

Occurrence and risk factors for endothermal heat induced thrombosis after endovenous varicose vein ablation, Z Al Adas, Judith C. Lin, Mitchell R. Weaver, Nicole Kennedy, Syed Ahsan, Alexander D. Shepard, and Loay S Kabbani

Does preoperative anemia affect outcomes after lower extremity open bypass?, Z Al Adas, Mitchell R. Weaver, Timothy Nypaver, Alexander D. Shepard, Dragos Galusca, and Loay S. Kabbani

Left ventricular assist devices complicated by gastrointestinal bleeding and outcomes on transplant, Lindsey Aurora, Omar Sadiq, Hassan Nemeh, and Celeste Williams

Decreased long-term survival with antithymocyte globulin induction in elderly kidney transplant recipients, I Bajjoka, A Yaldo, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Ethnic disparities in elderly patients receiving kidney transplantation, I Bajjoka, A Yaldo, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Long-term outcomes of graft function in elderly kidney transplant recipients, I Bajjoka, A Yaldo, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Baseline cognitive functioning in LVAD patients and anticoagulation time in range, Kelly Bryce, Edward L. Peterson, Jennifer A. Cowger, Bin Liu, Themistokles Chamogeorgakis, and David E. Lanfear

Regional variation in the outcomes of MELD-Na based liver allocation, Lucy Chau, D Moonka, K. Collins, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan S. Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

Breast and prostate cancers harbor common somatic copy number alterations that consistently differ by race-ethnicity, Yalei Chen, Jia Li, Sudha Sadasivan, Ruicong She, Indrani Datta, Dhananjay A. Chitale, Nilesh S. Gupta, Melissa B. Davis, Craig G. Rogers, Lisa A. Newman, P L. Parris, Benjamin A. Rybicki, and Albert M. Levin

An enhanced educational program for kidney transplant candidates and their supports: Knowledge gained but room for improvement, E Clifton, Anne Eshelman, Dean Kim, Anita Patel, Patrick Williams, Dayna Nicholson, Kathleen Hogan, Elizabeth Rubinstein, Daisy Ramirez, Naddin Sadik, and Michelle T. Jesse

Neoadjuvant phase II trial of chemo-radiotherapy (CRT) in patients with resectable (R) and borderline resectable (BR) pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA), V Damarla, D Dobrosotskaya, Farzan Siddiqui, Ira Wollner, Mohammad Raoufi, Jia Li, David Kwon, and Gazala Khan

Immediate post-operative extubation decreases pulmonary complications in liver transplantation recipients, M Safwan, Christine Acho, Yoshihisa Morita, Valeria Fernandez, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

Liver transplant patients with MELD>50 at listing have poor waitlist outcomes and similar post transplant survival to status 1a patients, M Safwan, R Schilke, Uche Nwagu, Kelly Collins, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

The grade of pre-transplant portal vein thrombosis in liver transplant recipients impacts graft and patient survival, M Safwan, Michael Sobolic, Shunji Nagai, R Schilke, Kelly Collins, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan Abouljoud, and Michael Rizzari

Incidence trends among deceased liver transplant recipients in the United States, 2011-2016: A propensity score-matched study, R Schilke, M Safwan, Kelly Collins, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

Liver transplants from older donors have worse outcomes in elderly recipients with renal dysfunction, R Schilke, M Safwan, Shunji Nagai, Marwan Abouljoud, and Anita Patel

Hazard ratio trends among deceased liver transplant recipients in the United States, 2011-2016: A propensity score-matched study, R Schilke, M Safwan, Michael Rizzari, Kelly Collins, Atsushi Yoshida, Shunji Nagai, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Chronic narcotic use increases mortality rates in heart transplantation, Ginger St. John, Themistokles Chamogeorgakis, Hassan Nemeh, Cristina Tita, Yelena Selektor, David Lanfear, and Celeste Williams

Effects of sarcopenia on patients undergoing liver re-transplantation, Joel Stracke, M S. Ilias, and Shunji Nagai

Effects of sarcopenia on patients undergoing liver re-transplantation, Joel Stracke, M Safwan, Kelly Collins, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan S. Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

Does the implementation of pneumonia prevention practices reduce risk of pneumonia following cardiac surgery?, R J. Strobel, Steven D Harrington, C Hill, M P. Thompson, L Cabrera, P Wilton, D Gandhi, A DeLucia, Gaetano Paone, M Zhang, R L. Prager, and D S. Likosky

Effects of medication education pilot program in living versus deceased donor kidney transplant recipients, Nimisha Sulejmani, Hasenia Albanna, Bryant B. Summers, Arin Jantz, Rohini Prashar, and Anita K. Patel

Lactate/platelet ratio after liver transplantation; A novel predictor for short-term graft failure, K Takahashi, S Nagai, M Safwan, Kelly Collins, Michael Rizzari, Atsushi Yoshida, N Ohkohchi, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Cardiac surgery episode expenditures associated with healthcare-associated pneumonia, M P. Thompson, Steven D Harrington, R J. Strobel, L Cabrera, M Zhang, P Wilton, D Gandhi, A DeLucia, Gaetano Paone, R L. Prager, and D S. Likosky

Center variation in 90-day episode expenditures for cardiac surgery-the role of healthcare-associated pnuemonia, M P. Thompson, Steven D Harrington, R J. Strobel, L Cabrera, M Zhang, P Wilton, D Gandhi, A DeLucia, Gaetano Paone, R L. Prager, and D S. Likosky

The implications of impaired glucose tolerance after kidney transplantation, Francis Tinney Jr., S Norman, A Naik, D Cibrik, R Sung, D Frietze, M Stegall, M Samaniego, and C Jay

Identifying optimal techniques for laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy based on outcomes of surgeons ranked by safety and efficacy, O Varban, J F. Finks, Arthur M. Carlin, P Kemmeter, and J Dimick

Standard-versus low-dose valganciclovir for cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in intermediate-risk kidney transplant recipients, N Wilson, Nimisha Sulejmani, Arin Jantz, Anita K. Patel, and Bryant B. Summers

Association of body mass index of kidney transplant recipients with graft function post-transplant, A Yaldo, I Bajjoka, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Multivariate Cox proportional hazards model for estimating long-term risk of aging kidney transplant recipients., A Yaldo, I Bajjoka, X Han, Catherine Crombez, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Liposomal bupivacaine: Friend or foe in kidney donation?, Y Yang, Arin Jantz, Bryant B. Summers, Anita Patel, Lauren Malinzak, and Nimisha Sulejmani