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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Westphalen, Antonio C., Charles E. McCulloch, Jordan M. Anaokar, Sandeep Arora, Nimrod S. Barashi, Jelle O. Barentsz, Tharakeswara K. Bathala, et al. “Variability of the Positive Predictive Value of PI-RADS for Prostate MRI across 26 Centers: Experience of the Society of Abdominal Radiology Prostate Cancer Disease-focused Panel.” Radiology 296, no. 1 (July 2020): 76–84. https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2020190646.
Hughes, Francis M., Nathan A. Hirshman, Hamza A. Malick, Simon W. White, Huixia Jin, Shelby N. Harper, and J Todd Purves. “A possible mechanism underlying mood disorders associated with LUTS: Chronic bladder outlet obstruction causes NLRP3-dependent inflammation in the hippocampus and depressive behavior in rats.” Neurourol Urodyn, June 29, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/nau.24448.
Erickson, Bradley A., Kevin J. Flynn, Amy E. Hahn, Katherine Cotter, Nejd F. Alsikafi, Benjamin N. Breyer, Joshua A. Broghammer, et al. “Development and Validation of A Male Anterior Urethral Stricture Classification System.” Urology, June 21, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.03.072.
Lentz, Aaron C., Dayron Rodríguez, Jason C. Chandrapal, Leah G. Davis, Ahmed Ghazi, Martin S. Gross, and Ricardo Munarriz. “Cadaveric Laboratory Simulation Training of Male Stress Urinary Incontinence Treatment Improves Trainee Knowledge and Confidence.” Urology, June 20, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.06.008.
Freedland, Stephen J., Jenifer Allen, Aubrey Jarman, Taofik Oyekunle, Andrew J. Armstrong, Judd W. Moul, Howard M. Sandler, et al. “A Randomized Controlled Trial of a 6-Month Low-Carbohydrate Intervention on Disease Progression in Men with Recurrent Prostate Cancer: Carbohydrate and Prostate Study 2 (CAPS2).” Clin Cancer Res 26, no. 12 (June 15, 2020): 3035–43. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-19-3873.
Routh, Jonathan C., Roshni Dasgupta, Yueh-Yun Chi, Margarett Shnorhavorian, Jing Tian, David O. Walterhouse, John Breneman, et al. “Impact of local control and surgical lymph node evaluation in localized paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee.” Int J Cancer, June 11, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33143.
Lebastchi, Amir H., Arvin K. George, Thomas J. Polascik, Jonathan Coleman, Jean de la Rosette, Baris Turkbey, Bradford J. Wood, et al. “Standardized Nomenclature and Surveillance Methodologies After Focal Therapy and Partial Gland Ablation for Localized Prostate Cancer: An International Multidisciplinary Consensus.” Eur Urol, June 9, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2020.05.018.