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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Englum, Brian R., Kristy L. Rialon, Jina Kim, Mark L. Shapiro, John E. Scarborough, Henry E. Rice, Obinna O. Adibe, and Elisabeth T. Tracy. “Current use and outcomes of helicopter transport in pediatric trauma: a review of 18,291 transports.” J Pediatr Surg 52, no. 1 (January 2017): 140–44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.10.030.
Watson, Joshua A., Brian R. Englum, Jina Kim, Obinna O. Adibe, Henry E. Rice, Mark L. Shapiro, Mani A. Daneshmand, and Elisabeth T. Tracy. “Extracorporeal life support use in pediatric trauma: a review of the National Trauma Data Bank.” J Pediatr Surg 52, no. 1 (January 2017): 136–39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.10.042.
Talbot, Lindsay J., Robert D. Sinyard, Kristy L. Rialon, Brian R. Englum, Elizabeth T. Tracy, Henry E. Rice, and Obinna O. Adibe. “Influence of weight at enterostomy reversal on surgical outcomes in infants after emergent neonatal stoma creation.” J Pediatr Surg 52, no. 1 (January 2017): 35–39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.10.015.
Leraas, Harold J., Jina Kim, Zhifei Sun, Uttara P. Nag, Brian D. Ezekian, Reed W. Kamyszek, Brian C. Gulack, et al. “Postoperative Venous Thromboembolism in Children Is Increased in Setting of Cancer or Infection.” In Blood, 128:2391–2391. American Society of Hematology, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1182/blood.v128.22.2391.2391.
Rudra, Sharmistha, Obinna O. Adibe, William F. Malcolm, P Brian Smith, C Michael Cotten, and Rachel G. Greenberg. “Gastrostomy tube placement in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Frequency, predictors, and growth outcomes.” Early Hum Dev 103 (December 2016): 97–100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2016.08.003.
Gurien, Lori A., Martin L. Blakely, Robert T. Russell, Christian J. Streck, Adam M. Vogel, Elizabeth J. Renaud, Kate B. Savoie, Melvin S. Dassinger, and Melvin S. Pediatric Surgery Research (PedSRC) Collaborative. “Real-time ultrasonography for placement of central venous catheters in children: A multi-institutional study.” In Surgery, 160:1605–11, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2016.05.019.
Wesonga, Anne S., Tamara N. Fitzgerald, Ronald Kabuye, Samuel Kirunda, Monica Langer, Nasser Kakembo, Doruk Ozgediz, and John Sekabira. “Gastroschisis in Uganda: Opportunities for improved survival.” J Pediatr Surg 51, no. 11 (November 2016): 1772–77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.07.011.