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2017

Age-related differences pre-, intra-, and postcholecystectomy: A retrospective cohort study of 6,868 patients

Maqsood, H., Patel, K., Ferdosi, H., Sill, A. M., Wu, B., Buddensick, T., Sautter, A., Shaukat, H., Sulkowski, G., Narducci, D. M., Siddique, M., Kamangar, F., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C., Mar 1 2017, In : International Journal of Surgery. 39, p. 119-126 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Cholecystectomy
Comorbidity
Creatinine
2016

A Systematic Review of Perforated Appendicitis and Phlegmon: Interval Appendectomy or Wait-and-See?

Darwazeh, G., Cunningham, S. C. & Kowdley, G. C., Jan 1 2016, In : American Surgeon. 82, 1, p. 11-15 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Appendectomy
Cellulitis
Appendicitis
Length of Stay
Morbidity

Effect of Residents on Operative Time and Complications: Focus on Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in the Community

Maqsood, H., Buddensick, T. J., Patel, K., Ferdosi, H., Sautter, A., Setiawan, L., Sill, A. M., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Surgical Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Operative Time
resident
Continuity of Patient Care
community

Implications of gallbladder cholesterolosis and cholesterol polyps?

Dairi, S., Demeusy, A., Sill, A. M., Patel, S. T., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 200, 2, p. 467-472 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyps
Gallbladder
Pancreatitis
Cholesterol
Cholecystectomy

The pharmacogenomics of anti-platelet intervention (PAPI) study: Variation in platelet response to clopidogrel and aspirin

Bozzi, L. M., Mitchell, B. D., Lewis, J. P., Ryan, K. A., Herzog, W. R., O’Connell, J. R., Horenstein, R. B., Shuldiner, A. R. & Yerges-Armstrong, L. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Current Vascular Pharmacology. 14, 1, p. 116-124 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

clopidogrel
Pharmacogenetics
Aspirin
Blood Platelets
Platelet Aggregation
Photoplethysmography
Valsalva Maneuver
Ventricular Pressure
Fingers
Blood Pressure

Verbal Aggressiveness Among Physicians and Trainees

Lazarus, J. L., Hosseini, M., Kamangar, F., Levien, D. H., Rowland, P. A., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Surgical Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aggressiveness
trainee
physician
Physicians
Bullying
2015

A breath of fresh air: A quality-improvement study comparing an air-circulating technique versus conventional technique to prevent nasogastric tube dysfunction

Bani Hani, M., Ihim, I., Harps, J. & Cunningham, S. C., Nov 27 2015, In : BMC Nursing. 14, 1, 63

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Stomach
Air
Aspiration Pneumonia
Residual Volume

Are we systematically under-dosing patients with fluorouracil?

Gormley, P. E., Kern, S. E. & Cunningham, S. C. Mar 1 2015 In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 33, 7, p. e36-e37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conventional laparoscopic vs robotic training: Which is better for Naive users? A randomized prospective crossover study

Hassan, S. O., Dudhia, J., Syed, L. H., Patel, K., Farshidpour, M., Cunningham, S. C. & Kowdley, G. C., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 72, 4, p. 592-599 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Cross-Over Studies
Prospective Studies
Learning Curve
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Genetic variation in the platelet endothelial aggregation receptor 1 gene results in endothelial dysfunction

Fisch, A. S., Yerges-Armstrong, L. M., Backman, J. D., Wang, H., Donnelly, P., Ryan, K. A., Parihar, A., Pavlovich, M. A., Mitchell, B. D., O'Connell, J. R., Herzog, W., Harman, C. R., Wren, J. D. & Lewis, J. P., Sep 25 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 9, e0138795

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platelets
Platelet Aggregation
Agglomeration
Genes
genetic variation

Letter to the editor regarding primary closure after laparoscopic common bile duct exploration versus T-tube

Yang, X., Ihim, I., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C. Apr 1 2015 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 194, 2, p. 341-342 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suture Techniques
Common Bile Duct
Laparoscopy

Mutations in SPATA5 Are Associated with Microcephaly, Intellectual Disability, Seizures, and Hearing Loss

Tanaka, A. J. , Cho, M. T. , Millan, F. , Juusola, J. , Retterer, K. , Joshi, C. , Niyazov, D. , Garnica, A. , Gratz, E. , Deardorff, M. , Wilkins, A. , Ortiz-Gonzalez, X. , Mathews, K. , Panzer, K. , Brilstra, E. , Van Gassen, K. L. I. , Volker-Touw, C. M. L. , Van Binsbergen, E. , Sobreira, N. , Hamosh, A. & 3 others McKnight, D., Monaghan, K. G. & Chung, W. K., Sep 3 2015, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 97, 3, p. 457-464 8 p., 1926

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microcephaly
Spermatogenesis
Hearing Loss
Intellectual Disability
Seizures

Necrotizing pancreatitis: A review of multidisciplinary management

Sabo, A., Goussous, N., Sardana, N., Patel, S. & Cunningham, S. C. 2015 In : Journal of the Pancreas. 16, 2, p. 90-94 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatitis
Necrosis
Debridement
Morbidity
Terminology

The harm of prophylactic octreotide in pancreatoduodenectomy: More artefact than fact?

Yang, X., Patel, S. & Cunningham, S. C. Apr 1 2015 In : HPB. 17, 4, p. 371 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Fistula
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Octreotide
Artifacts

Woman with abdominal pain

Beteck, B., Haddad, A. & Cunningham, S. C., May 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 5, p. 487-488 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xanthomatosis
Cholecystitis
X Ray Computed Tomography
Granuloma
Abdominal Pain
2014

Gallbladder dysfunction: How much longer will it be controversial?

Goussous, N., Kowdley, G. C., Sardana, N., Spiegler, E. & Cunningham, S. C. Dec 25 2014 In : Digestion. 90, 3, p. 147-154 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gallbladder
Cholecystectomy
Cholecystokinin
Biliary Dyskinesia
Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction

Hemosuccus pancreaticus due to a noninflammatory pancreatic pseudotumor

Cerrato, D. R., Beteck, B., Sardana, N., Farooqui, S., Allen, D. & Cunningham, S. C., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of the Pancreas. 15, 5, p. 501-503 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreas
Hemorrhage
Neoplasms
Pancreatitis
Differential Diagnosis

Hepatocellular carcinoma with intra-atrial extension responding to transarterial chemoembolization via the right hepatic and right inferior phrenic arteries

Kamal, M. W. H., Farshidpour, M., Long, A. W., Farooqui, S. & Cunningham, S. C., May 1 2014, In : Gastrointestinal Cancer Research. 7, 3-4, p. 111-116 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diaphragm
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Arteries
Liver

Littoral cell angioma: Gastrointestinal associations

Sarandria, J. J., Escano, M., Kamangar, F., Farooqui, S. O., Montgomery, E. & Cunningham, S. C., 2014, In : Gastrointestinal Cancer Research. 7, 2, p. 63-64 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Littoral cell angioma of the spleen

Massive splenomegaly correlates with malignancy: 180 cases of splenic littoral cell tumors in the world literature

Sarandria, J. J., Escano, M., Kamangar, F., Farooqui, S. O., Montgomery, E. & Cunningham, S. C., 2014, In : Minerva Chirurgica. 69, 4, p. 229-237 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Splenomegaly
Neoplasms
Splenic Neoplasms
Hemangioendothelioma
Hemangiosarcoma

Predicting gangrenous cholecystitis

Wu, B., Buddensick, T. J., Ferdosi, H., Narducci, D. M., Sautter, A., Setiawan, L., Shaukat, H., Siddique, M., Sulkowski, G. N., Kamangar, F., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C., 2014, In : HPB. 16, 9, p. 801-806 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholecystitis
Cholecystectomy
Anesthesiology
Gallbladder
Leukocyte Count

RE: "Impact of age over 75 years on outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy"

Haddad, A., Cunningham, S. C. & Demirjian, A., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 187, 2, p. 718-719 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Fistula
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
2013

Conditional disruption of calpain in the CNS alters dendrite morphology, impairs LTP, and promotes neuronal survival following injury

Amini, M., Ma, C. L., Farazifard, R., Zhu, G., Zhang, Y., Vanderluit, J., Zoltewicz, J. S., Hage, F., Savitt, J. M., Lagace, D. C., Slack, R. S., Beique, J. C., Baudry, M., Greer, P. A., Bergeron, R. & Park, D. S., Mar 27 2013, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 33, 13, p. 5773-5784 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calpain
Dendrites
Wounds and Injuries
Brain
Neuronal Plasticity

Genetic variation in PEAR1 is associated with platelet aggregation and cardiovascular outcomes

Lewis, J. P. , Ryan, K. , O'Connell, J. R. , Horenstein, R. B. , Damcott, C. M. , Gibson, Q. , Pollin, T. I. , Mitchell, B. D. , Beitelshees, A. L. , Pakzy, R. , Tanner, K. , Parsa, A. , Tantry, U. S. , Bliden, K. P. , Post, W. S. , Faraday, N. , Herzog, W. , Gong, Y. , Pepine, C. J. , Johnson, J. A. & 2 others Gurbel, P. A. & Shuldiner, A. R., Apr 2013, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics. 6, 2, p. 184-192 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

clopidogrel
Platelet Aggregation
Aspirin
trandolapril
Genome-Wide Association Study

Minimally invasive treatment of colorectal liver metastases

Darwazeh, G., Prada Villaverde, A., Kowdley, G. C. & Cunningham, S. C. Feb 2013 In : Minerva Chirurgica. 68, 1, p. 27-39 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplasm Metastasis
Liver
Credentialing
Robotics
Therapeutics

Pancreatic duct disruption and nonoperative management: The SEALANTS approach

Abdo, A., Jani, N. & Cunningham, S. C. 2013 In : Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Diseases International. 12, 3, p. 239-243 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Ducts

Posttraumatic stress disorder in survivors of acute lung injury: Evaluating the impact of event scale-revised

Bienvenu, O. J., Williams, J. B., Yang, A., Hopkins, R. O. & Needham, D. M., Jul 2013, In : Chest. 144, 1, p. 24-31 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Lung Injury
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Survivors
Critical Illness
ROC Curve

Subspecialty radiology and surgery

Cunningham, S. C. & Farooqui, S., 2013, In : Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Diseases International. 12, 2, p. 122-124 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiology

Utilization of a novel unidirectional knotless suture during minimal access procedures in pediatric surgery

Lukish, J., Rasmussen, S., Garrett, D., Stewart, D., Buck, J., Abdullah, F. & Colombani, P., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 48, 6, p. 1445-1449 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sutures
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Pediatrics
Recurrence
Information Storage and Retrieval
2012

Cancer surgery in the elderly

Kowdley, G. C., Merchant, N., Richardson, J. P., Somerville, J., Gorospe, M. & Cunningham, S. C., 2012, In : Scientific World Journal. 2012, 303852

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgery
cancer
Oncology
Neoplasms
Screening

Development and characterization of a new Parkinson's disease model resulting from impaired auto phagy

Ahmed, I., Liang, Y., Schools, S., Dawson, V. L., Dawson, T. M. & Savitt, J. M., Nov 14 2012, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 32, 46, p. 16503-16509 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
Autophagy
Dopaminergic Neurons
Synucleins
Ubiquitinated Proteins

The in vivo response of stem and other undifferentiated spermatogonia to the reversible inhibition of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor signaling in the adult

Savitt, J., Singh, D., Zhang, C., Chen, L. C., Folmer, J., Shokat, K. M. & Wright, W. W., Apr 2012, In : Stem Cells. 30, 4, p. 732-740 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
Spermatogonia
Stem Cells
Testis
Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Receptors

Time dependence of clopidogrel loading effect: Platelet activation versus platelet aggregation

Gurbel, P. A., Bliden, K. P., Antonino, M. J., Gesheff, T., Cummings, C. C., Dubois, B. V., Herzog, W. R. & Tantry, U. S., Jan 2012, In : Thrombosis Research. 129, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

clopidogrel
Platelet Function Tests
Predictive Value of Tests
Ticlopidine
Baltimore

Updated literature on povidone-iodine for control of surgical site infections

Buddensick, T. J., Cunningham, S. C. & Kamangar, F., Jul 2012, In : Annals of Surgery. 256, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Povidone-Iodine
Surgical Wound Infection
2011

Diagnosis and management of cystic lesions of the pancreas

Cunningham, S. C., Jani, N., Bani Hani, M., Schulick, R. D. & Hruban, R. H., 2011, In : Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy. 478913

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreas
Neoplasms
Pancreatic Cyst
Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
Cyst Fluid

Extreme task specificity in writer's cramp

Shamim, E. A., Chu, J., Scheider, L. H., Savitt, J., Jinnah, H. A. & Hallett, M., Sep 2011, In : Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 26, 11, p. 2107-2109 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dystonic Disorders
Movement Disorders
Therapeutics

Ghrelin mediates stress-induced food-reward behavior in mice

Chuang, J. C., Perello, M., Sakata, I., Osborne-Lawrence, S., Savitt, J. M., Lutter, M. & Zigman, J. M., Jul 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 121, 7, p. 2684-2692 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ghrelin
Reward
Food
Eating
Anecdotes

Palliative Surgical Management of Patients with Unresectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Trends and Lessons Learned from a Large, Single Institution Experience

Kneuertz, P. J., Cunningham, S. C., Cameron, J. L., Torrez, S., Tapazoglou, N., Herman, J. M., Makary, M. A., Eckhauser, F., Wang, J., Hirose, K., Edil, B. H., Choti, M. A., Schulick, R. D., Wolfgang, C. L. & Pawlik, T. M., Nov 2011, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 15, 11, p. 1917-1927 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adenocarcinoma
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Gastric Bypass
Jaundice
Pancreas

The many faces of celiac disease

Asamoah, V., Von Coelln, R., Savitt, J. & Lee, L. A., Aug 2011, In : Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 7, 8, p. 549-554 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Celiac Disease
2010

Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms on chromosome 9p21.3 with platelet reactivity: A potential mechanism for increased vascular disease

Musunuru, K. , Post, W. S. , Herzog, W. , Shen, H. , O'Connell, J. R. , McArdle, P. F. , Ryan, K. A. , Gibson, Q. , Cheng, Y. C. , Clearfield, E. , Johnson, A. D. , Tofler, G. , Yang, Q. , O'Donnell, C. J. , Becker, D. M. , Yanek, L. R. , Becker, L. C. , Faraday, N. , Bielak, L. F. , Peyser, P. A. & 2 others Shuldiner, A. R. & Mitchell, B. D., Oct 2010, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics. 3, 5, p. 445-453 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Diseases
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Blood Platelets
Chromosomes
Coronary Vessels

Liver-directed therapy for hepatic metastases in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy: A dual-center analysis

De Jong, M. C., Farnell, M. B., Sclabas, G., Cunningham, S. C., Cameron, J. L., Geschwind, J. F., Wolfgang, C. L., Herman, J. M., Edil, B. H., Choti, M. A., Schulick, R. D., Nagorney, D. M. & Pawlik, T. M., Jul 2010, In : Annals of Surgery. 252, 1, p. 142-148 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Neoplasm Metastasis
Liver
Therapeutics
Liver Abscess

MKK4 as oncogene or tumor supressor: In cancer and senescence, the story's getting old

Cunningham, S. C., Gallmeier, E. & Kern, S. E., Nov 2010, In : Aging. 2, 11, p. 752-753 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MAP Kinase Kinase 4
Cell Aging
Tumor Suppressor Genes
Oncogenes
Neoplasms

The challenge and public health implications of Alzheimer overdiagnosis in the oldest old

Fotuhi, M., Jul 2010, In : Archives of Neurology. 67, 7, p. 899 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tau Proteins
Peptide Fragments
Amyloid beta-Peptides
Alzheimer Disease
Public Health

True healing for the hospice patient.

Riley, W. A., Dec 2010, In : Maryland medicine : MM : a publication of MEDCHI, the Maryland State Medical Society. 11, 1, p. 21-22 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Attitude of Health Personnel
Hospice Care
Physician-Patient Relations
Hospices
2009

Association of cytochrome P450 2C19 genotype with the antiplatelet effect and clinical efficacy of clopidogrel therapy

Shuldiner, A. R., O'Connell, J. R., Bliden, K. P., Gandhi, A., Ryan, K., Horenstein, R. B., Damcott, C. M., Pakyz, R., Tantry, U. S., Gibson, Q., Pollin, T. I., Post, W., Parsa, A., Mitchell, B. D., Faraday, N., Herzog, W. & Gurbel, P. A., Aug 26 2009, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 302, 8, p. 849-858 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

clopidogrel
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
Genotype
Blood Platelets
Platelet Aggregation

Bivalirudin and Clopidogrel With and Without Eptifibatide for Elective Stenting: Effects on Platelet Function, Thrombelastographic Indexes, and Their Relation to Periprocedural Infarction. Results of the CLEAR PLATELETS-2 (Clopidogrel With Eptifibatide to Arrest the Reactivity of Platelets) Study

Gurbel, P. A., Bliden, K. P., Saucedo, J. F., Suarez, T. A., DiChiara, J., Antonino, M. J., Mahla, E., Singla, A., Herzog, W. R., Bassi, A. K., Hennebry, T. A., Gesheff, T. B. & Tantry, U. S., Feb 24 2009, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 53, 8, p. 648-657 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

clopidogrel
Infarction
Blood Platelets
Thrombin
Fibrin

Changing perspectives regarding late-life dementia

Fotuhi, M., Hachinski, V. & Whitehouse, P. J., Dec 2009, In : Nature Reviews Neurology. 5, 12, p. 649-658 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Alzheimer Disease
Atrophy
Blood Vessels
Lewy Bodies

Fish consumption, long-chain omega-3 fatty acids and risk of cognitive decline or Alzheimer disease: A complex association

Fotuhi, M., Mohassel, P. & Yaffe, K., 2009, In : Nature Clinical Practice Neurology. 5, 3, p. 140-152 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Dementia
Alzheimer Disease
Fishes
Observational Studies

Ghrelin promotes and protects nigrostriatal dopamine function via a UCP2-dependent mitochondrial mechanism

Andrews, Z. B., Erion, D., Beiler, R., Liu, Z. W., Abizaid, A., Zigman, J., Elsworth, J. D., Savitt, J. M., DiMarchi, R., Tschoep, M., Roth, R. H., Gao, X. B. & Horvath, T. L., Nov 11 2009, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 29, 45, p. 14057-14065 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ghrelin Receptor
Ghrelin
Dopamine
Corpus Striatum
Parkinson Disease