CTS Student Publications

Publication in peer-reviewed journals is a very important part of graduate training. Publications by CTS students over the past five years are listed below. The names of student authors are in bold font.


Jonczyk MM, Fisher CS, Babbitt R, Paulus JK, Freund KM, Czerniecki B, Margenthaler JA, Losken A, Chatterjee A. 2021. Surgical predictive model for breast cancer patients assessing acute postoperative complications: The breast cancer surgery risk calculator. Ann Surg Oncol. Feb 26. doi: 10.1245/s10434-021-09763-9 Abstract

Perry BJ, Nelson J, Wong JB, Kent DM. 2021. The cumulative incidence of dysphagia and dysphagia-free survival in persons diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Muscle Nerve. Apr 13. doi: 10.1002/mus.27244. Abstract

Whalen M, Chang-Davidson E, Moran T, Hoffman R, Frydman GH, Slocum A, Dangel A. 2021. Device prototype for vaginal delivery of extremely preterm fetuses in the breech presentation. J Med Device. 15: 021002. Abstract


Buchbinder D, Brazauskas R, Bo-Subait K, Ballen K, Parsons S, John T, Hahn T, Sharma A, Steinberg A, D'Souza A, Kumar AJ, Yoshimi A, Wirk B, Shaw B, Freytes C, LeMaistre C, Bredeson C, Dandoy C, Almaguer D, Marks DI, Szwajcer D, Hale G, Schouten H, Hashem H, Schoemans H, Murthy HS, Lazarus HM, Cerny J, Tay J, Yared JA, Adekola K, Schultz KR, Lehmann L, Burns L, Aljurf M, Diaz MA, Majhail N, Farhadfar N, Kamble R, Olsson R, Schears R, Seo S, Beattie S, Chhabra S, Savani BN, Badawy S, Ganguly S, Ciurea S, Marino S, Gergis U, Kuwatsuka Y, Inamoto Y, Khera N, Hashmi S, Wood W, Saber W. 2020. Predictors of loss to follow-up among pediatric and adult hematopoietic cell transplantation survivors: A report from the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research. Biol Blood Marros Transpl. 26: 553-561. Abstract

Dad T, Grobert ME, Richardson MM. 2020. Using patient experience survey data to improve in-center hemodialysis care: A practical review. Am J Kidney Dis. pii: S0272-6386(20)30499-6. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.12.013. Abstract

Dong J, Esham KS, Boehm L, Karim SA, Lin M, Mao D, Wang F, Fein D, Wang H, Studenmund C, Weidner RA, Noubary F, Freund KM, Erban JK, Parsons SK. 2020. Timeliness of treatment initiation in newly diagnosed patients with breast cancer. Clin Breast Cancer 20: e27-235. Abstract

Esham KS, Rodday AM, Smith HP, Noubary F, Weidner RA, Buchsbaum RJ, Parsons SK. 2020. Assessment of health-related quality of life among adults hospitalized with sickle cell disease vaso-occlusive crisis. Blood Adv. 4: 19-27. Abstract

Gulati G, Kiernan MS. 202. Phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor therapy for left ventricular assist device patients: More data, more questions. J Am Heart Associ. 9: e017585. Abstract

Gulati G, Sutaria N, Vest AR, Denofrio DD, KawaborI M, Couper G, Kiernan MS. 2020. Timing and trends of right atrial pressure and risk of right heart failure after left ventricular assist device implantation. J Card Fail. pii: S1071-9164(19)31486-1. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2020.01.013. Abstract

Keshavarz-Motamed Z, Khodaei S, Rikhtegar Nezami F, Amrute JM, Lee SJ, Brown J, Ben-Assa E, Garcia Camarero T, Ruano Calvo J, Sellers S, Blanke P, Leipsic J, de la Torre Hernandez JM, Edelman ER. 2020. Mixed valvular disease following transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Quantification and systematic differentiation using clinical measurements and image-based patient-specific in silico modeling. J AM Heart Assoc. 9: e015063. Abstract

Leary JC, Krcmar R, Yoon GH, Freund KM, LeClair AM. 2020. Parent perspectives during hospital readmissions for children with medical complexity: A qualitative study. Hosp Pediatr. 10: 222-229. Abstract

Mao D, Hachem H, Chang H, Dima D, Dower J, Wismer M, Erban JK, Freund KM, Parsons SK.2020. Treatment interruption and discontinuation of hormonal therapy in hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 184: 665-674. Abstract

McCallum W, Tighiouart H, Kiernan MS, Huggins GS, Sarnak MJ. 2020. Relation of kidney function decline and NT-proBNP with risk of mortality and readmission in acute decompensated heart failure. Am J Med. 133: 115-122. Abstract

McCallum W, Tighiouart H, Ku E, Salem D, Sarnak MJ. 2020. Trends in kidney function outcomes following RAAS inhibition in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction. Am J Kidney Dis. 75: 21-29. Abstract

Olchanski N, Vest AR, Cohen JT, DeNofrio D. 2019. Two-year outcomes and cost for heart failure patients following discharge from the hospital after an acute heart failure admission. Int J Cardiol. pii: S0167-5273(19)33286-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.10.033. Abstract

Perry BJ, Stipancic KL, Martino R, Plowman EK, Green JR. 2020. Biomechanical biomarkers of tongue impairment during swallowing in persons diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Dysphagia doi: 10.1007/s00455-020-10116-z. Abstract

Perry WA, Paulus JK, Price LL, Snydman DR, Chow JK. 2020. Association between lymphopenia at one month post-transplant and infectious outcomes or death in heart transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 6:ciaa1800. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1800. Abstract

Pyfer BJ, Jonczyk M, Jean J, Graham RA, Chen L, Chatterjee A. 2020. Analysis of surgical trends for axillary lymph node management in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ using the NSQIP database: Are we following national guidelines? Ann Surg Oncol. doi: 10.1245/s10434-020-08374-0. Abstract

Roehm B, Gulati G, Weiner DE. 2020. Heart failure management in dialysis patients: Many treatment options with no clear evidence. Semin Dial. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12878. Abstract

Resnic FS, Majithia A, Dhruva SS, Ssemaganda H, Robbins S, Marinac-Dabic D, Hewitt K, Ohno-Machado L, Reynolds MR, Matheny ME. 2020. Active Surveillance of the Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Registry for Defibrillator Lead Failures. Circ Cardiovasc Qul Outcomes 13: e006105. Abstract

Rodday AM, Hahn T, Kumar AJ, Lindenauer PK, Friedberg JW, Evens AM, Parsons SK. 2020. First-line treatment in older patients with Hodgkin lymphoma: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)-Medicare population-based study. Br J Haematol. doi: 10.1111/bjh.16525. Abstract

Westafer LM, Schriger DL. 2020. Deconstructing the network meta-analysis. Ann Emerg Med. pii: S0196-0644(20)30139-6. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2020.02.019. Abstract


Alhazmi N, Trotman CA, Finkelman M, Hawley D, Zoukhri D, Papathanasiou E. 2019. Salivary alkaline phosphatase activity and chronological age as indicators for skeletal maturity. Angle Orthod. 89: 637-642. Abstract

Ben-Assa E, Brown J, Keshavarz-Motamed Z, de la Torre Hernandez JM, Leiden B, Olender M, Kallel F, Palacios IF, Inglessis I, Passeri JJ, Shah PB, Elmariah S, Leon MB, Edelman ER. 2019. Ventricular stroke work and vascular impedance refine the characterization of patients with aortic stenosis. Sci Transl Med. pii: eaaw0181. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaw0181. Abstract

Chatterjee A, Asban A, Jonczyk M, Chen L, Czerniecki B, Fisher CS 2019. A cost-utility analysis comparing large volume displacement oncoplastic surgery to mastectomy with free flap reconstruction in the treatment of breast cancer. Am J Surg. 281: 597-604. Abstract

Craig A, Deerwester K, Fox L, Jacobs J, Evans S. 2019. Maternal holding during therapeutic hypothermia for infants with neonatal encephalopathy is feasible. Acta Paediatr. 2019 Sep;108(9):1597-1602. Abstract

Gulati G, Grandin EW, Kennedy K, Cabezas F, DeNofrio DD, Kociol R, Rame JE, Pagani FD, Kirklin JK, Kormos RL, Teuteberg J, Kiernan M. 2019. Preimplant phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor use is associated with higher rates of severe early right heart failure after left ventricular assist device implantation. Circ Heart Fail. 12: e005537. Abstract

Loh KP, Abdallah M, Kumar AJ, Neuendorff NR, Dahiya S, Klepin HD. 2019. Health-related quality of life and treatment of older adults with acute myeloid leukemia: a Young international society of geriatric oncology review paper. Curr Hematol Malign Rep. 14: 5230535. Abstract

McCallum W, Tighiouart H, Ku E, Salem D, Sarnak MJ. 2019. Acute declines in estimated glomerular filtration rate on enalapril and mortality and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction. Kidney Int. 95: 1185-1194. Abstract

McCallum W, Ku E, Sarnak MJ. 2019. More evidence to suggest a relation of blood pressure to long-term progression of kidney disease: Is it causal? Am J Kidney Dis. 74: 293-296. Abstract

Xu AA, Breeze JL, Jackson CA, Paulus JK, Bugaev N. 2019. Comparative analysis of traumatic esophageal injury in pediatric and adult populations. Pediatr Surg Int. 35: 793-801. Abstract


Craig AK, Gerwin R, Bainter J, Evans S, James C. 2018. Exploring parent expectations of neonatal therapeutic hypothermia. J Perinatol. Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Craig AK, Gerwin R, Bainter J, Evans S, James C. 2018. Exploring parent experience of communication about therapeutic hypothermia in the neonatal intensive care unit. Adv Neonatal Care. 18: 136-143. Abstract

Dad T, Abebe KZ, Bae KT, Comer D, Torres VE, Czarnecki PG, Schrier RW, Steinman TI, Moore CG, Chapman AB, Kaya D, Tao C, Braun WE, Winklhofer FT, Brosnahan G, Hogan MC, Miskulin DC, Rahbari Oskoui F, Flessner MF, Perrone RD. 2018. Longitudinal assessment of left ventricular mass in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. Kidney Int Rep. 3: 619-624. Abstract

Eubank L, Lee KS, Seder DB, Strout T, Darrow M, MacDonald C, May T, Riker RR, Kern KB. 2018. Approaches to community consultation in exception from informed consent: Analysis of scope, efficiency, and cost at two centers. Resuscitation 130: 81-87. Abstract

Kumar V, Cohen JT, Neumann PJ, Kent DM. 2018. Risk-targeted lung cancer screening. Ann Intern Med. 169: 200-201. Abstract

Kumar V, Cohen JT, van Klaveren D, Soeteman DI, Wong JB, Neumann PJ, Kent DM. 2018. Risk-targeted lung cancer screening: A cost-effectiveness analysis. Ann Intern Med 168: 161-169. Abstract

May TL, Gifford AH, Lahiri T, Black A, Trang J, Cornell AG, Gonzalez K, Morin S, Napier M, Duarte CW, Zuckerman JB. 2018. Complications of long and intermediate term venous catheters in cystic fibrosis patients: A multicenter study. J Cyst Fibros. 17: 96-104. Abstract

May TL, Riker RR, Gagnon DJ, Duarte C, McCrum B, Hoover C, Seder DB. 2018. Continuous surface EMG power reflects the metabolic cost of shivering during targeted temperature management after cardiac arrest. Resuscitation 131: 8-13. Abstract

May TL, Riker RR, Fraser GL, Hirsch KG, Agarwal S, Duarte C, Friberg H, Søreide E, McPherson J, Hand R, Kent D, Nielsen N, Seder DB. 2018. Variation in sedation and neuromuscular blockade regimens on outcome after cardiac arrest. Crit Care Med. Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Morris NA, May TL, Motta M, Agarwal S, Kamel H. 2018. Long-term risk of seizures among cardiac arrest survivors. Resuscitation 129: 94-96. Abstract

Pitcher JH, Dziodzio J, Keller J, May T, Riker RR, Seder DB. 2018. Hemodynamic, biochemical, and ventilatory parameters are independently associated with outcome after cardiac arrest. Neurocrit Care. 29: 69-76. Abstract

Ricci E, Einspieler C, Craig AK. 2018. Feasibility of using the general movements assessment of infants in the United States. Phys Occup Ther Pediatr. 38: 269-279. Abstract

Riker RR, Gagnon D, May T, Fraser G, Seder D. 2018. Valproate free serum concentrations: More complex than simple formulas. Seizure. 60: 155-156. Abstract