Duke Surgery faculty and residents publish more than 500 peer-reviewed research articles each year, including many publications in high impact factor journals.
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Ji, Keven S. Y., Taofik O. Oyekunle, Samantha M. Thomas, Randall Scheri, Michael Stang, Sanziana A. Roman, and Julie A. Sosa. “Adequacy of Lymph Node Yield for Papillary Thyroid Cancer: An Analysis of 23,131 Patients..” J Surg Res 244 (December 2019): 566–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.06.027.
Walsh, Siun M., Sandra B. Brennan, Emily C. Zabor, Laura H. Rosenberger, Michelle Stempel, Lizza Lebron-Zapata, and Mary L. Gemignani. “Does Breast Density Increase the Risk of Re-excision for Women with Breast Cancer Having Breast-Conservation Therapy?.” Ann Surg Oncol 26, no. 13 (December 2019): 4246–53. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07647-7.
Masoud, Sabran J., Janice B. Hu, Georgia M. Beasley, John H. Stewart, and Paul J. Mosca. “Efficacy of Talimogene Laherparepvec (T-VEC) Therapy in Patients with In-Transit Melanoma Metastasis Decreases with Increasing Lesion Size..” In Ann Surg Oncol, 26:4633–41, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07691-3.
Kerr, David L., Brian L. Dial, Alexander L. Lazarides, Anthony A. Catanzano, Whitney O. Lane, Dan G. Blazer, Brian E. Brigman, Sergio Mendoza-Lattes, William C. Eward, and Melissa E. Erickson. “Epidemiologic and survival trends in adult primary bone tumors of the spine..” Spine J 19, no. 12 (December 2019): 1941–49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2019.07.003.
Elizabeth McCracken, Emily K., Gregory P. Samsa, Deborah A. Fisher, Norma E. Farrow, Karenia Landa, Kevin N. Shah, Dan G. Blazer, and Sabino Zani. “Prognostic significance of primary tumor sidedness in patients undergoing liver resection for metastatic colorectal cancer..” Hpb (Oxford) 21, no. 12 (December 2019): 1667–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hpb.2019.03.365.
Rosenberger, Laura H., Yi Ren, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, E Shelley Hwang, and Jennifer K. Plichta. “Axillary lymph node dissection in node-positive breast cancer: are ten nodes adequate and when is enough, enough?.” In Breast Cancer Res Treat, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-019-05500-9.
Nierop, Pieter M. H., Diederik J. Höppener, Eric P. van der Stok, Boris Galjart, Florian E. Buisman, Vinod P. Balachandran, William R. Jarnagin, et al. “Histopathological growth patterns and positive margins after resection of colorectal liver metastases..” Hpb (Oxford), November 14, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hpb.2019.10.015.