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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Vasileiou, Georgia, Ahmed I. Eid, Sinong Qian, Gerd D. Pust, Rishi Rattan, Nicholas Namias, Andreas Larentzakis, Haytham M. A. Kaafarani, D Dante Yeh, and D Dante EAST Appendicitis Study Group. “Appendicitis in Pregnancy: A Post-Hoc Analysis of an EAST Multicenter Study..” Surg Infect (Larchmt), November 5, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1089/sur.2019.102.
Velmahos, Constantine S., Juan P. Herrera-Escobar, Syeda S. Al Rafai, Shelby Chun Fat, Haytham Kaafarani, Deepika Nehra, George Kasotakis, Ali Salim, and Adil H. Haider. “It still hurts! Persistent pain and use of pain medication one year after injury..” Am J Surg 218, no. 5 (November 2019): 864–68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.03.022.
Chun Fat, Shelby, Juan P. Herrera-Escobar, Anupamaa J. Seshadri, Syeda S. Al Rafai, Zain G. Hashmi, Elzerie de Jager, Constantine Velmahos, et al. “Racial disparities in post-discharge healthcare utilization after trauma..” Am J Surg 218, no. 5 (November 2019): 842–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.03.024.
Starr, Nichole, Sarah Carpenter, Melissa Carvalho, Aileen Souza, Robin Chin, George Kasotakis, and Mengistu Worku. “Diagnosis and management of surgical disease at Ethiopian health centres: cross-sectional survey of resources and barriers to care..” Bmj Open 9, no. 10 (October 28, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-031525.
Herrera-Escobar, Juan Pablo, Terri deRoon-Cassini, Karen Brasel, Deepika Nehra, Syeda Sanam Al Rafai, Alexander Toppo, George Kasotakis, George Velmahos, Ali Salim, and Adil Hussain Haider. “Development and Validation of a Revised Trauma-Specific Quality of Life (RT-QoL) Instrument..” J Trauma Acute Care Surg, October 14, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002505.
Bugaev, Nikolay, Bishwajit Bhattacharya, William C. Chiu, John J. Como, Michael W. Cripps, Paula Ferrada, Rondi B. Gelbard, et al. “Antimotility agents for the treatment of acute noninfectious diarrhea in critically ill patients: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma..” J Trauma Acute Care Surg 87, no. 4 (October 2019): 915–21. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002449.
Haines, Krista, George Kasotakis, Cory J. Vatsaas, and Suresh Agarwal. “Are Octogenarians and Older Adult Trauma Patients Equivalent.” In Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 229:E220–E220. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2019.
Orden, Kathryn van, Jeffrey Santos, Andrea Foster, Tejal S. Brahmbhatt, Krista Haines, Suresh Agarwal, and George Kasotakis. “Bovine vs Porcine Acellular Dermal Matrix for Abdominal Wall Herniorrhaphy or Bridging.” In Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 229:E108–E108. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2019.