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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Oyesanya, Tolu O., Callan Loflin, HyunBin You, Melissa Kandel, Karen Johnson, Timothy Strauman, Qing Yang, et al. “Design, methods, and baseline characteristics of the Brain Injury Education, Training, and Therapy to Enhance Recovery (BETTER) feasibility study: a transitional care intervention for younger adult patients with traumatic brain injury and caregivers.” Curr Med Res Opin 38, no. 5 (May 2022): 697–710. https://doi.org/10.1080/03007995.2022.2043657.
Choi, Ashley Y., Jatin Anand, Muath Bishawi, Samantha E. Halpern, Fabian J. Contreras, Michelle A. Mendiola, Mani A. Daneshmand, et al. “Incidence and Diagnostic Challenges of Bowel Ischemia after Continuous-flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy.” Asaio J 68, no. 5 (May 1, 2022): 676–82. https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001553.
Schuster, Kevin M., Rick O’Connor, Michael Cripps, Kali Kuhlenschmidt, Luis Taveras, Haytham M. Kaafarani, Majed El Hechi, et al. “Revision of the AAST grading scale for acute cholecystitis with comparison to physiologic measures of severity.” J Trauma Acute Care Surg 92, no. 4 (April 1, 2022): 664–74. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000003507.
Brown, Randall T., Brienna Deyo, Christopher Nicholas, Amelia Baltes, Scott Hetzel, Alyssa Tilhou, Andrew Quanbeck, Joseph Glass, Ann O’Rourke, and Suresh Agarwal. “Screening in Trauma for Opioid Misuse Prevention (STOMP): Results from a prospective cohort of victims of traumatic injury.” Drug Alcohol Depend 232 (March 1, 2022): 109286. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2022.109286.
Rivas, Lisbi, Michael Vella, Tammy Ju, Joseph S. Fernandez-Moure, Andrew Sparks, Mark J. Seamon, and Babak Sarani. “Early Chemoprophylaxis Against Venous Thromboembolism in Patients With Traumatic Brain Injury.” Am Surg 88, no. 2 (February 2022): 187–93. https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820983171.
Karam, Basil S., Rohan Patnaik, Patrick Murphy, Terri A. deRoon-Cassini, Colleen Trevino, Mark R. Hemmila, Krista Haines, et al. “Improving mortality in older adult trauma patients: Are we doing better?” J Trauma Acute Care Surg 92, no. 2 (February 1, 2022): 413–21. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000003406.