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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Dunton, Cody L., J Todd Purves, Francis M. Hughes, and Jiro Nagatomi. “BOO induces fibrosis and EMT in urothelial cells which can be recapitulated in vitro through elevated storage and voiding pressure cycles.” Int Urol Nephrol 53, no. 10 (October 2021): 2007–18. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-021-02942-3.
Spees, Lisa P., Stephanie B. Wheeler, Bradford E. Jackson, Christopher D. Baggett, Lauren E. Wilson, Melissa A. Greiner, Deborah R. Kaye, et al. “Provider- and patient-level predictors of oral anticancer agent initiation and adherence in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.” Cancer Medicine 10, no. 19 (October 2021): 6653–65. https://doi.org/10.1002/cam4.4201.
Hughes, Francis M., Shelby N. Harper, Brent D. Nosé, Armand Allkanjari, Michael T. Zheng, Huixia Jin, and J Todd Purves. “Specialized proresolution mediators in the bladder: annexin-A1 normalizes inflammation and bladder dysfunction during bladder outlet obstruction.” Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 321, no. 4 (October 1, 2021): F443–54. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00205.2021.
Browndyke, Jeffrey N., Mary C. Wright, Rosa Yang, Ayesha Syed, John Park, Ashley Hall, Katherine Martucci, et al. “Perioperative neurocognitive and functional neuroimaging trajectories in older APOE4 carriers compared with non-carriers: secondary analysis of a prospective cohort study.” British Journal of Anaesthesia, September 14, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bja.2021.08.012.
Urinary Stone Disease Research Network (USDRN) Investigators, Sheng Yang. “Impact of COVID-19 on Prevention of Urinary Stones with Hydration (PUSH) Study: Challenges and Opportunities for Future Trials.” J Urol 206, no. 3 (September 2021): 502–4. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000001833.
Tan, Wei Phin, Andrew Chang, Christina Sze, and Thomas J. Polascik. “Oncological and Functional Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Individualized Partial Gland Cryoablation of the Prostate: A Single-Institution Experience.” J Endourol 35, no. 9 (September 2021): 1290–99. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2020.0740.
Tejwani, Rohit, Hui-Jie Lee, Taylor L. Hughes, Kevin T. Hobbs, Scales Charles D. Jr, and Jonathan C. Routh. “PREDICTING POSTOPERATIVE COMPLICATIONS IN PEDIATRIC SURGERY: A NOVEL COMORBIDITY INDEX FOR PATIENT RISK STRATIFICATION.” In Journal of Urology, 206:E661–E661, 2021.