Publications

(Last updated on 9/24/2020)

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2020

Papers

  1. Altieri MS, Yang J, Zhu C, Konstantinos Spaniolas L, Talamini MA, Pryor AD. Preoperative anticoagulation in patients undergoing bariatric surgery is associated with worse outcomes. Surg Endosc. 2020 Sep;34(9):4177-4184. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07191-1. Epub 2019 Oct 15. PubMed PMID: 31617101.
  2. Altieri MS, Thompson H, Pryor A, Yang J, Zhu C, Talamini M, Genua J. Incidence of colon resections is increasing in the younger populations: should an early initiation of colon cancer screening be implemented?. Surg Endosc. 2020 Aug 4;. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07842-8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32754828.
  3. Goldberg I, Nie L, Yang J, Docimo S, Obici S, Talamini M, Pryor A, Spaniolas K. Impact of bariatric surgery on the development of diabetic microvascular and macrovascular complications. Surg Endosc. 2020 Aug 3;. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07848-2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32748271.
  4. Tatarian T, Yang J, Wang J, Docimo S, Talamini M, Pryor AD, Spaniolas K. Trends in the utilization and perioperative outcomes of primary robotic bariatric surgery from 2015 to 2018: a study of 46,764 patients from the MBSAQIP data registry. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jul 31;. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07839-3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32737605.
  5. Bevilacqua LA, Altieri MS, Yang J, Zhu C, Talamini M, Pryor AD. Clinical course of patients presenting to the emergency department with small bowel obstruction in New York State. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jul 6;. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-07754-7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32632484.
  6. Tsui ST, Yang J, Nie L, Altieri MS, Talamini M, Pryor AD, Spaniolas K. Association of revisions or conversions after sleeve gastrectomy with annual bariatric center procedural volume in the state of New York. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jul;34(7):3110-3117. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07068-3. Epub 2019 Aug 21. PubMed PMID: 31435768.
  7. Kirschen GW, Altieri MS, Yelika S, Bates AT, Schnur J, Docimo S, Spaniolas K, Zhu C, Yang J, Talamini M, Pryor AD, Sbayi S. Does the adoption of an emergency general surgery service model influence volume of cholecystectomies at a tertiary care center. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jul;34(7):3064-3071. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07052-x. Epub 2019 Aug 9. PubMed PMID: 31399949.
  8. Altieri MS, Brunt LM, Yang J, Zhu C, Talamini MA, Pryor AD. Early cholecystectomy (< 72 h) is associated with lower rate of complications and bile duct injury: a study of 109,862 cholecystectomies in the state of New York. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jul;34(7):3051-3056. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07049-6. Epub 2019 Aug 2. PubMed PMID: 31376010.
  9. Altieri MS, Yang J, Yin D, Brunt LM, Talamini MA, Pryor AD. Early cholecystectomy (≤ 8 weeks) following percutaneous cholecystostomy tube placement is associated with higher morbidity. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jul;34(7):3057-3063. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07050-z. Epub 2019 Aug 1. PubMed PMID: 31372890.
  10. Tsui ST, Yang J, Zhang X, Docimo S Jr, Spaniolas K, Talamini MA, Sasson AR, Pryor AD. Development of cancer after bariatric surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2020 Jun 27;. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2020.06.026. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32737010.
  11. Spaniolas K, Nie L, Moller D, Tatarian T, Hesketh A, Yang J, Docimo S, Bates A, Gan TJ, Pryor A. A Comprehensive Approach for the Prevention of Nausea and Vomiting Following Sleeve Gastrectomy: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Obes Surg. 2020 Jun 25;. doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-04795-8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32583300.
  12. Naeem Z, Yang J, Park J, Wang J, Docimo S, Pryor AD, Spaniolas K. A Step in the Right Direction: Trends over Time in Bariatric Procedures for Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Obes Surg. 2020 Jun 20;. doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-04776-x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32562133.
  13. Bevilacqua LA, Obeid NR, Yang J, Zhu C, Altieri MS, Spaniolas K, Pryor AD. Incidence of GERD, esophagitis, Barrett's esophagus, and esophageal adenocarcinoma after bariatric surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2020 Jun 17;. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2020.06.016. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32711954.
  14. Carr BM, Krstacic JE, Zhu C, Saragossi J, Yang J, Shroyer AL. Call for transparency in top biomedical journals’ publication practices: New England Journal of Medicine’s 2002-2017 publication patterns. Sci Ed. 2020;43:17-25.

2019

Papers

  1. J. Kim, C. Wang, A. Ruiz de Sabando, H. Cole, T.J. Huang, J. Yang, T. D. Bannister, V.W. Yang, and A. B. Bialkowska. “ The Novel Small Molecule SR186662 Efficiently Inhibits the Growth of Colorectal Cancer in vitro and in vivo.” Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. 2019 Jul 29. pii: molcanther.1366.2019. doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-18-1366. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. M.S. Altieri, L. M. Brunt, J. Yang, C. Zhu, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Early cholecystectomy (<72 hours) is associated with lower rate of complications and bile duct injury:  a study of 109,862 cholecystectomies in the state of New York.” Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy . 
  3. M.S. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Yin, L. M. Brunt,  M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Early cholecystectomy (<8 weeks) following percutaneous cholecystostomy tube placement is associated with higher morbidity”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy . 
  4. M.S. Altieri, J. Yang, C. Zhu, K. Spaniolas, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Pre-operative anticoagulation in patients undergoing bariatric surgery is associated with worse outcomes” . Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy . 
  5. D. Hayashi, E. S. Gould, C. K. Ho, D. L. Caruana, D. E. Komatsu, J. Yang, C. Zhu, M. Mufti, J. Nicholson. Severity of heterotopic ossification in patients following surgery for hip fracture: a retrospective observational study. Accepted by BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders .
  6. C. Brown, J. Yang, Z. Meng, J. Hendenson, J. B. Dimik, D. Talem. “Trends in Emergency Department Utilization Following Common Operations in New York State, 2005-2014”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy .
  7. S. Mathews, R. Lamm, J. Yang, J. Park, D. J. Tzimas, J. Buscaglia, A. Pryor , M. A. Talamini, D.A. Telem, J. C. Bucobo. “Factors Associated with Health Care Utilization of Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection in New York State”. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 2019 Apr;53(4):298-303. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001022.
  8. F. Lima, L. Nie, J. Yang, A. Owens, N. Dianati-Maleki, C. Avila, K. Stergiopoulos. “Postpartum Cardiovascular Outcomes among Women with Heart Disease from a Nationwide Study. “ American Journal of Cardiology. 2019 Jun 15;123(12):2006-2014. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.03.012. Epub 2019 Mar 19
  9. M. S. Altieri, A. D. Pryor, J. Yang, L. Nie, M. Talamini and K. Spaniolas. “Bariatric Peri-Operative Outcomes are affected by annual procedure-specific surgeon volume”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy .
  10. R. Pillai, C. Huang, A. LaBella, M. Zhang, J. Yang, M. Trivedi, M. Weissman, P. McGrath, M. Fava, B. Kurian, C. Cooper, M. McInnis, M.A. Oquendo, D.A. Pizzagalli, R. V. Parsey, C. Delorenzo. “Examining Raphe-Amygdala Structural Connectivity as a biological predictors of SSRI response. ” Journal of Affective Disorders. 2019 May 28. ;256:8-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2019.05.055. [Epub ahead of print]
  11. I. Goldberg, J. Yang,  L. Nie, A. Bates, S. Docimo, A. Pryor ,T. Cohn, K. Spaniolas. “Safety of Bariatric Surgery in Patients Older than 65 Years”.  Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases.  pii: S1550-7289(18)31191-2. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2019.05.016. [Epub ahead of print]
  12. S. Humayon, K. Spaniolas, L. Nie, M. S. Altieri, A. Pryor, J. Yang. “Recent trends of Bariatric Surgery in Adolescent population in the State of New York”. Accepted by Surgery of Obesity and Related Diseases .
  13. P.S. Richer, R. Yeung, T. Bilfinger, J. Yang and W. Stringer. “Exercise Capacity in Unilateral Diaphragm Paralysis: the Effect of Obesity”.  Accepted by Pulmonary Medicine .
  14. H. Huang, D. Scaduto, C. Liu, J. Yang, C. Zhu, k. Rinaldi, J. Eisenberg, J. liu, M. Hoernig, J. Wicklein, S. Vogt, T. Mertelmeier, P. Fisher, W. Zhao. “Comparison of Contrast-Enhanced Digital Mammography and Contrast-Enhanced Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Lesion Assessment”. Accepted by Journal of Medical Imaging.
  15. P. Parikh, S. Navneet, J. Yang, D. Yin,  K. Stergiopoulos. “Sex-Specific Predictors of Mortality Following Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty”. Accepted by Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine.
  16. M.S. Altieri, J. Yang, D.Yin, M.A.Talamini, K. Spaniolas, A.D. Pryor. “Patients insured by Medicare and Medicaid undergo lower rates of bariatric surgery”. Surgery for Obesity and Related Disease. 2019 Dec;15(12):2109-2114. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2019.05.001. Epub 2019 May 13. PubMed PMID: 31734065.
  17. S.Tsui, J. Yang, L.Nie, M. Altieri, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor, K. Spaniolas. “Associations of Revisions or Conversions after Sleeve Gastrectomy with Annual Bariatric Center Procedural Volume in the state of New York”. Surgical Endoscopy 2019 Aug 21;. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07068-3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31435768.
  18. G.W. Kirschen, M.S. Altieri, S. Yelika, A.T. Bates, J. Schnur, S. Docimo, K. Spaniolas, C. Zhu, J. Yang, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor, S. Sbayi. “Does the adoption of an emergency general surgery service model influence volume of cholecystectomies at a tertiary care center”. Surg Endosc. 2019 Aug 9;. doi: 10.1007/s00464-019-07052-x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31399949.

 

2018

Papers

  1. A. J. Rohen, I. Khan, D. Yin, J. Yang. “Passive Ceiling Light Disinfection to Reduce Bioburden in a Medical Intensive Care Unit", Accepted by Journal of Pediatric Intensive Care on Dec, 2018.  
  2. O. Pyke, J. Yang, T. Cohn, D. Yin, S. Docimo, M.A. Talamini, A.T. Bates, A. Pryor, K. Spaniolas. Surgical Endoscopy. 2018 Dec 12. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-06618-5. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Yin, L, Bevilacqua, K. Spaniolas, M. Talamini, A. Pryor.Defying public expectations: Publicly reported hospital scores do not always correlate with clinical outcomes” Accepted by Surgery.

  4. E. Bartlett, M. Ananth, S. Rossano, M. Zhang, J. Yang, S. Lin, N. Nabulsi, Y. Huang, F. Zanderigo, R. Parsey, C. DeLorenzo. “Quantification of Positron Emission Tomography Data Using Simultaneous Estimation of the Input Function: Validation with Venous Blood and Replication of Clinical Studies”. Molecular Imaging and Biology. 2018 Dec 7. doi: 10.1007/s11307-018-1300-1. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. D. Lu, M. Altieri,  J. Yang, D. Yin, N. Obeid, K. Spaniolas, M.A. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Investigating Rates of Reoperation or Postsurgical Gastroparesis Following Fundoplication or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair in New York State”. Surgical Endoscopy. 2018 Nov 26. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6588-z. [Epub ahead of print]

  6. I. Goldberg, J. Yang, J. Park, A. D. Pryor, S. Docimo, A. T. Bates, M.A. Talamini, K. Spaniolas. “Surgical Trainee Impact on Bariatric Surgery Safety”. Surgical Endoscopy.   2018 Nov 13. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6587-0. [Epub ahead of print]

  7. E.A. Bartlett, C. Delorenzo, P. Sharma, J. Yang, M. Zhang, E. Petkova, M. Weissman, P.J. McGrath, M. Fava, T. Ogden, B. T. Kurian, A. Malchow, C.M. Cooper, M. McInnis, P. Adams, M.A. Oquendo, D.A. Fizzagalli, R.V. Parsey. “Pretreatment and Early-treatment cortical thickness is Associated with SSRI treatment Response in Major Depressive Disorder”. Neuropsychoparmacology. 2018  Oct;43(11):2221-2230. doi: 10.1038/s41386-018-0122-9. Epub 2018 Jun 19
  8. J. Gooch, A. Guth, J. Yang, C. Zhu, J. Park. , D. Telem, D. Bui, B. O’Hea, S. Khan. “Increases in Post-Mastectomy Reconstruction in New York State Are not Related to Changes in State Law”. Accepted by Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  9. A. Owens, J. Yang, L. Nie, F. Lima, C. Avila, and K. Stergiopoulos. “Neonatal and Maternal Outcomes in Pregnant Women with Cardiac Disease”. Accepted by Journal of the American Heart Association.

  10. K. Kerpen, P. Koutrolou-Sotiropoulou, C. Zhu, J. Yang, J. A. Lyon, F. V. Lima, K. Stergiopoulos. “Disparities in Death Rates in Patients with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Among Advanced vs Developing Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis”. Accepted by Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases

  11. M. S. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Nie, S. Docimo, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. “Incidence of Cholecystectomy following Bariatric Surgery”. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2018 Jul;14(7):992-996. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2018.03.028. Epub 2018 Mar 30.

  12. K. Spaniolas, J. Yang, S. Crowley, D. Yin, S. Docimo, A. Bates, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. . “Association of Long-term Anastomotic Ulceration After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass with Tobacco Smoking.” JAMA Surgery. 2018. Jun 20. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2018.1616. [Epub ahead of print] 

  13. M.S. Altieri, L. Bevilacqua, J. Yang, D. Yin, S. Docimo, K. Spaniolas, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Cholecystectomy following Percutaneous Cholecystostomy Tube Placement leads to higher rate of CBD injuries”.  Surgical Endoscopy. 2018 Nov 26. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6559-4. [Epub ahead of print].

  14. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Yin, K. Spaniolas, M. A. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. “30-days are inadequate for assessing readmission following complex Hepatopancreatobiliary procedures.” Surgical Endoscopy.  2018 Dec 10. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6539-8. [Epub ahead of print]

  15. M. Altieri, J. Yang, T. Jones, A. Veronina, M. Zhang, A. Kokkosis, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Incidence of ventral hernia repair following open abdominal aortic aneurysm and open aortofemoral or aortoiliac bypass surgery: an analysis of 17,594 patients in the state of New York”. American Surgeon. 2018 Aug 1;84(8):1388-1393.
  16. M.S. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Bevilacqua, C. Zhu, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Women are Underrepresented as Top Surgical Performers as Assessed by Case Volumes in the State of New York.” American Journal of Surgery. 2018 Oct;216(4):666-671. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.07.018. Epub 2018 Jul 19.
  17. J. Yang*, M. Zhang*, A. Hongshik, Q. Zhang, T. Jin, I. A. Li, M. Nemesure, N. Joshi, H. Jiang, J. M. Miller, R. T. Ogden, E. Petkova, M. M.Milak, M. E. Sublette, G. M. Sullivan, M. H. Trivedi, M. Weissman, P.J. McGrath, M. Fava, B.T. Kurian, D. A. Pizzgalli, C. M. Cooper, M. Mcinnis,M.A. Oquendo,  J. Mann, R. Parsey, C. DeLorenzo. “Development and Evaluation of a Multimodal Marker of Major Depressive Disorder”. Accepted by Human Brain Mapping on 6/4/2018. * Contributed equally to the paper.

  18. M. Altieri, J. Yang, J. Hajagos, K. Spaniolas, J. Park, A. P. Gasparis, A. T. Bates, S. Docimo, M. Talamini, A. L. Shroyer, A. D. Pryor.  “Evaluation of VTE Prophylaxis and the Impact of Alternate Regimens on Post-Operative Bleeding and Thrombotic Complications following Bariatric Procedures”. Surgical Endoscopy.  2018 May 15. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6231-z. [Epub ahead of print]

  19. J. McKenna, D. Novikov, A. Pawlak, J. Park, J. Yang, J. Barsi. “Appropriateness of Pediatric Orthopaedic Transfers to a Level 1 Hospital”. Accepted by Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma.

  20. D. Groves, M. Altieri, B. Sullivan J. Yang, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “The presence of an advanced gastrointestinal (GI) / minimally invasive surgery (MIS) fellowship program does not impact short-term patient outcomes following Fundoplication or Esophagomyotomy”. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 2018 Nov;22(11):1870-1880. doi: 10.1007/s11605-018-3704-2. Epub 2018 Jul 6.

  21. E. Rogenbogen*, S. Zhang*, J. Yang, A. Shroyer, C. Zhu, J. DeCristofaro. “Epidemiological trends among preterm infants with apnea: a twelve-year database review”. * co-first authors. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Apr;107:86-92. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.01.036. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

  22. M. Mintz, S. Khair, S. Grewal, J.LaComb, J. Park, B. Channer, R. Rajapakse, J. C. Bucobo, J. Buscaglia, F. Monzur, A. Chawla, J. Yang, C. E. Robertson, D. N. Frank, E. Li. “Longitudinal Microbiome Analysis of Single Donor Fecal Microbial Transplantation in Patients with Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection and/or Ulcerative Colitis”. PLoS One. 2018 Jan 31;13(1):e0190997. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190997. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 29385143; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5791968.

  23. Y. Wang, W. Hou, F. Wang. “Mining Co-occurrence and Sequence Patterns from Cancer Diagnoses in New York State”. PLOS One. 2018 Apr 26;12(4):e0194407. PMCID: PMC5919533.

  24. Y. Zhang, K. Zarrabi, W. Hou, S. Madajewicz, M. Choi, S. Zucker, W.T. Chen . Assessing “Clinical Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer with Assays for Invasive Circulating Tumor Cells”. Biomedicines. 2018 June6;6(2).  PMCID: PMC6027397

Meeting Abstracts (selected)

  1. S. Justvig, D. Reyes, G. Caravella, D. Yin, J. Yang, S. Pati. “Predictors of attrition from a protocol-based enriched medical home intervention (EMHI) proven to improve adherence to recommended clinical care", Poster presentation at the Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Meeting 2018, March 2018, Philadelphia, PA.

  2. S. Justvig, D. Reyes, G. Caravella, D. Yin, J. Yang, S. Pati. “Predictors of attrition from a protocol-based enriched medical home intervention (EMHI) proven to improve adherence to recommended clinical care", Poster presentation at the Academic Pediatric Association-Region II Meeting 2018, March 2018, Philadelphia, PA.

  3. D. Hayashi, D. Komatsu, J. Nicholson, M. Mufti, E.S. Gould, C.K. Ho, C. Zhu, J. Yang. Association Between Severity Of Heterotopic Ossification Around The Hip Joint And The Interval Between The Time Of Injury And Surgery. Oral presentation at Society of Skeletal Radiology meeting 2018, March 2018, Austin, TX.

  4. M. Altieri, l. Bevilacqua, J. Yang, D. Yin, S. Docimo, K. Spaniolas, M. Talamini, A. Pryor “Cholecystectomy Following Percutaneous Cholecystostomy Tube Placement Leads To Higher Rate Of CBD Injuries” . Podium presentation at 16th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, jointly hosted by SAGES & CAGS, Seattle, WA, April 2018.

  5. A. Bates, J. Yang, L. Nie, S. Docimo, K. Spaniolas, A. Pryor “The Red Flag: Substance Abuse Predicts Higher Complication Rate and Subsequent Surgical Procedures in Bariatric Patients”, iPoster presentation at 16th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, jointly hosted by SAGES & CAGS, Seattle, WA, April 2018.

  6. A. Bates, J. Yang, C. Zhu, M. Altieri, S. Docimo, K. Spaniolas, A. Pryor “Symptomatic Inguinal and Umbilical Hernias in the Emergency Department: Opportunity Lost?”, iPoster presentation at 16th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, jointly hosted by SAGES & CAGS, Seattle, WA, April 2018.

  7. D. Lu, J. Yang, D. Yin, M. Altieri, N. Obeid, K. Spaniolas, A. Pryor. “Investigating Rates of Reoperation or Postsurgical Gastroparesis Following Fundoplication or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair in New York State”, iPoster presentation at 16th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, jointly hosted by SAGES & CAGS, Seattle, WA, April 2018.

  8. A. J. Hesketh, J. Yang, M.A. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Outcomes of Anti-Reflux Procedures in Adolescents”, iPoster presentation at 16th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, jointly hosted by SAGES & CAGS, Seattle, WA, April 201

  9.  L. A. Bevilacqua, N.R. Obeid, J. Yang, C. Zhu, K. Spaniolas, A. D. Pryor. “Incidence Of Gerd, Esophagitis, Barrett’s Esophagus, And Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Across Bariatric Procedure Types” , quick-shot oral presentation at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2018, Washington, D.C., June 2018.

  10. A. Owens, F. V. Lima, L. Nie, J. Yang, C. Avila, K. Stergiopoulos, “Trends in Maternal Heart Disease and Major Adverse Cardiac Events During Pregnancy in New York State: 2000-2014”, Poster Presentation at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2018, Chicago, IL, November, 2018

 

2017

Papers

  1. K. Cagino, M. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Nie, P. Denoya, M.A. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. “Effect of Academic Status on Outcomes of  surgery for rectal cancer”. Surgical Endoscopy. 2017 Dec 7. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5977-z. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29218672.

  2. P. Parikh, S. Novotny, A. Jeremias, J. Butler, J. Yang, D. Yin,  L. Gruberg “Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on Mortality in Adults Undergoing Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty”. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2017 Oct 26. pii: S1553-8389(17)30402-5. doi: 10.1016/j.carrev.2017.10.012. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29223500.

  3. H. Salman, X. Shuai, A.T. Nguyen-Lefebvre,B. Giri, M. Ren,  M. Rauchman, L. Robbins,W. Hou, H. Korkaya, Y. Ma . “SALL1 expression in acute myeloid leukemia”.Oncotarget. 2017 Dec 15;9(7):7442-7452. PMCID: PMC5800914.

  4. M. S. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Nie, R. Blackstone, K. Spaniolas, A. Pryor. “Rate of revisions or conversion following bariatric surgery over ten years in the state of New York”. Surgery for Obesity and Related Disease. 2017 Dec 29. pii: S1550-7289(17)31105-X. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2017.12.019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29496440.

  5. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Groves, D. Yin, K. Cagino, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Academic Status does not Affect Outcomes following Complex Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Procedures”. Surgical Endoscopy 2017 Nov 3. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5931-0. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29101562.

  6. M. Altieri, J. Yang, C. Zhu, S. Sbayi, K. Spaniolas, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “What happens to biliary colic patients in New York State? 10-year follow-up from Emergency Department visits”. Surgical Endoscopy. 2017 Oct 23. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5902-5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29063306.

  7. Z. Iscan, M. McClure, S. Rossano, R. Gopalkumar, J. Yang, M. Zhang, J. J. Mann, J. Miller, G.M. Sullivan, R.V. Parsey, C. DeLorenzo. “Brain Serotonin Transporter Binding in Major Depression Is Related to Psychic and Somatic Anxiety”. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2017 Oct;27(10):1011-1021. doi: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2017.07.009. Epub 2017 Aug 12. PubMed PMID: 28811068; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5623123.

  8. M. Altieri, J. Yang, J. Xu, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor, D. A. Telem. “Outcomes following Robotic Ventral Hernia Repair: A study of 21.565 Patients in the State of New York”.  Accepted by the American Surgeon.

  9. M. Ananth, C. DoLrenzo, J. Yang, J. J. Mann, and R.V. Parsey. “Decreased Pretreatment Amygdala Serotonin Transporter Binding in Unipolar Depression: a Prospective PET study”. J Nucl Med. 2017 Sep 21. pii: jnumed.117.189654. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.117.189654. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28935838.

  10. E. Thomas, J. Yang, J. Xu, F.V. Lima, K. Stergiopoulos. “Pulmonary Hypertension and Pregnancy Outcomes: Insights from the National Inpatient Sample”.  Journal of the American Heart Association 2017 Oct 24;6(10). pii: e006144. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.006144. PubMed PMID: 29066439; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5721838.

  11. C. H. Frenkel, G. J. Samar, A. Ferrara, J. Yang, M. Zhang, D. Telem. “Gastrostomy in the Era of Minimally Invasive Head and Neck Cancer Surgery”. Laryngoscope. 2017 Aug 22. doi: 10.1002/lary.26829. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28833221.

  12. M. Altieri, J. Yang, N. Obeid, C. Zhu, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Increasing bile duct injury and decreasing utilization of Intraoperative cholangiogram and Common Bile fDuct exploration over 14 years:  An analysis of outcomes in New York State”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy on 7/2/2017. 2018 Feb;32(2):667-674. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5719-2. Epub 2017 Jul 19. PubMed PMID: 28726135.

  13. M. Altieri, J. Yang, J. Park, D. Novikov, L. Kang, K. Spaniolas, A. Bates,, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Utilization of body contouring procedures following weight loss surgery: a study of 37,806 patients”.  Obesity Surgery 2017 Nov;27(11):2981-2987. doi: 10.1007/s11695-017-2732-4. PubMed PMID: 28600616.

  14. C. H. Frenkel, J. Yang, M. Zhang, M. S. Altieri, D. Telem, E. Rogenbogen, G. J. Samara. “Compared Outcomes of Concurrent Versus Staged Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) with Neck Dissection”. Accepted by Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

  15. K. Bayle, G. Galotti, J. Nielsen-Farrell, J. Yang, J. Nielsen, L. Panesar. “Normal Left Ventricular Size in Premature Newborns by the Echocardiographic Bullet Method”. Am J Perinatol. 2017 Oct;34(12):1205-1211. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1602404. Epub 2017 Apr 24. PubMed PMID: 28437826.

  16. M. S. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Wang, D. Yin, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. “Surgeons' perceptions on industry relations:  A survey of 822 surgeons”. Accepted by Surgery. 

  17. M. Altieri, A. D. Pryor, J. Yang, D. Yin, S. Docimo, A. Bates, M. Talamini, K. Spaniolas. “The natural history of perforated marginal ulcers after gastric bypass surgery”.  Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy.

  18. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Groves, N. Obeid, J. Park, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Sleeve Gastrectomy- the First Three Years:  Evaluation of Emergency Department Visits, Readmissions, and Reoperations for 14,080 Patients in New York State”.  Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy.

  19. N. R. Obeid, M. Altieri, J. Yang, J. Park, K. Price, A. Bates, A. Pryor. “Patterns of Reoperation after Failed Fundoplication: An analysis of 9,462 Patients”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy.

  20. A. Bates, M. Altieri, J. Yang, A. Pryor, M. Talamini, D. Telem. “Individualizing counseling for the bariatric patient: A predictive model for long term mortality following bariatric surgery”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy.

  21. L.E. Charvet, J. Yang, M. Shaw, K. Sherman, L. Haider, J. Xu, L. Krupp. “Cognative Function in Multiple Sclerosis Improves with At Home Remediation: Results from a Randomized Control Trial”. Accepted by PLoS One.

  22. C. Miller, R. Karimi, S. Silbergnagel, D. Kruse, Q. Zhang, J. Yang, E. Rashba, J. Meliker. “Mercury, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, and Seafood Intake are not associated with Heart Rate Variability and QT Interval”  Accepted by Archives of Environmental and Occupational .

  23. D.A. Telem, J. Yang, M. Altieri, M. Talamini, Q. Zhang, A.D. Pryor.  “Hospital Charge and Health-Care Quality in Bariatric Surgery”. The American Surgeon. 2017. 83(2), 170-5.

  24. F.V. Lima, J. Yang, J. Xu, K. Stergiopoulos. “National Trends and In-hospital Outcomes during Delivery among Pregnant Women with Heart Disease in the US”.  Accepted by the American Journal of Cardiology.

  25. S. Matthews, R. Lamm, J. Yang, J. Park, A. Pryor, M. Talamini, D.A. Telem.Patient acuity and operative technique associated with post-colectomy mortality across New York State: An analysis of 160,792 patients over 20 years”. Accepted by the Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.

  26. I. Esterlis, N. D. Gioia, R. H. Pietrzak, D. Matuskey, N. Nabulsi, C. Abadllah, J. Yang, C. Pittenger, G. Sanacora, J.H. Krystal, R. Parsey, R. E. Carson, C. Delorenzo,  “Ketamine-induced reduction in mGLuR5 density is associated with an anti-depressant response: an 11CABP688 and PET imaging study in depression”. Accepted by Molecular Psychiatry.

Meeting abstracts

  1. R.A. Hayward, J. Yang, Q.R. Cryer-Coupet, Y. Xue. “Does Being Married Matter? Exploring Father Involvement Across Marital Status in a Sample of Low-Income Fathers”. Poster presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research 21st Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, Jan 2017.

  2. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Groves, D. Yin, K. Cagino, N. Obeid, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. “Academic status does not affect outcome following complex hepato-pancreato-biliary procedures”.  Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2017 Annual meeting, Huston, TX, April 2017.

  3. M. Altieri, J. Yang, T. Jones, A. Veronina, M. Zhang, A. Kokkosis, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Incidence of ventral hernia repair following open abdominal aortic aneurysm and open aorto femoral or iliac bypass surgery: an analysis of 17,594 patients in the state of New York”. Poster Presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2017 Annual meeting, Huston, TX, April 2017.

  4. S. Novotny, J. Yang, D. Yin, A. Jeremias, L. Gruberg, J. Butler, P. Parikh “Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on Mortality in Adults Undergoing Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty”. Poster presentation at the American College of Cardiology's 66th Annual Scientific Session, Washington, DC, March, 2017.

  5. C. K. Ho, E.S. Gould, M. Huang, M. Badalamente, J. Yang, D. Yin. “Adhesive Capsulitis: Association Of Mri Findings And The Clinical Orthopedic Exam”. Oral presentation at Society of Skeletal Radiology Annual Meeting 2017. Santa Barbara, CA. March 2017.

  6. C. K. Ho, E.S. Gould, M. Huang, M. Badalamente, J. Yang, D. Yin. “Associating MRI findings of adhesive capsulitis with the clinical orthopedic exam”. Oral presentation at European Congress of Radiology Annual Meeting 2017. Vienna, Italy. March 2017.

  7. A. Owens, F. Lima, J. Yang, L. Nie, C. Avila, K. Stergiopoulos.  “Impact of Heart Disease during Pregnancy on Maternal Cardiac and Obstetric Outcomes”. Poster presentation at the 2017 ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 201

  8. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Yin, K. Spaniolas, M. A. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. 30-days are inadequate for assessing readmission following complex Hepatopancreatobiliary procedures. Poster of Distinction at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2017, Chicago, IL, May 2017.

  9.  K. Cagino, M. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Nie, P. Denoya, M.A. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. Effect of Academic Status on Outcomes of Colorectal Surgery. Poster presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2017, Chicago, IL, May 2017.

  10. A. Plair, J. Yang, J. Park, M. Pearl, M. Henretta, T. Griffin. “Hospital Readmission Rates Following Hysterectomy for Benign Conditions”. Poster presentation at The 2017 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. San Diego, CA. May 2017.

  11. A. Ferrara, C. Frenkel, J. Yang, J. Park, G. Samara. “Increased Parathyroid Hormone Assay Use Has Not Improved Surgical Outcomes”. Poster presentation at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association. Victoria, BC, Canada.  October 2017

  12. K. Spaniolas, S. Crowley, J. Yang, D. Yin, S. Docimo, A. Bates, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “A longitudinal statewide analysis of marginal ulceration: an alarming problem following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass”. Oral presentation at American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 34th Annual Meeting at Obesity Week. Prince Gorges, MA. October 2017.

  13.  S. Humayon, M. Altieri, J. Yang, K. Price, K. Spaniolas, A. Pryor. “Adolescent bariatric surgery is on the Rise: An analysis of utilization and procedure trends in New York State”. Poster presentation at American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 34th Annual Meeting at Obesity Week. Prince Gorges, MA. October 2017.

  14. N. Obeid, D. Lu, J. Yang, L. Nie, S. Docimo, A. Bates, M. Talamini, K. Spaniolas, A. Pryor. “Bariatric Case Mix in Academic vs. Non-Academic Practice Settings”. Poster presentation at American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 34th Annual Meeting at Obesity Week. Prince Gorges, MA. October 2017.

  15. M. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Nie, S. Docimo, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Incidence of Cholecystectomy following Bariatric Surgery”.  Quickshot oral presentation at American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 34th Annual Meeting at Obesity Week. Prince Gorges, MA. October 2017.

  16. M. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Nie, R. Blackstone, K. Spaniolas, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Rate of Revisions or Conversion Following Bariatric Surgery Over Ten Years in the State of New York”. Top 10 Paper with Oral presentation at American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 34th Annual Meeting at Obesity Week. Prince Gorges, MA. October 2017.

  17. Z. Naeem, J. Yang, J. Park, A. Bates, S. Docimo, A. Pryor, K. Spaniolas. “A Step in the Right direction: Trends over Time in Bariatric Procedures for Patients with GERD”. Poster presentation at American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 34th Annual Meeting at Obesity Week. Prince Gorges, MA. October 2017.

Acknowledgement

  1. S. G. SmithL. M. EndeeL.A Benz Scott and P. L. Linden.The Future of Respiratory Care: Results of a New York State Survey of Respiratory Therapists”. Respiratory Care,  January 2017, respcare.04768; DOI: https://doi.org/10.4187/respcare.04768

 

2016

Papers

  1. E. Speer, D. Dowling, L. S. Ozog, J. Xu, J. Yang, K. Geeti, O. Levy. “Pentoxifylline inhibits TLR- and inflammasome-mediated in vitro inflammatory cytokine production in human blood with greater efficacy and potency in newborns.” Accepted by Pediatric Research. 

  2. C. Miller, R. Karimi, Q. Zhang, J. Yang, J. Meliker. “Mercury, eicosapentanoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid demonstrate limited effect on plasma paraoxonase-1 activity and blood pressure among avid seafood consumers in the Long Island Study of Seafood Consumption, NY, USA”. Accepted by International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health.

  3. J. Yang, D. Ma, A. Fesler, H. Zhai, A. Leamniramit, W. Li, S. Wu, J. Ju. “Expression Analysis of microRNA as Prognostic Biomarkers in Colorectal Cancer”. Accepted by Oncotarget.

  4. C. Delorenzo, J-D Gallezot, J. Gardus, J. Yang, B. Planeta, N. Nabulsi, T. Ogden, D. Labaree, Y. Huang, J. Mann, F. Gasparini, X. Lin, J. Javitch, R. Parsey, R. Carson, I. Esterlis. “In vivo Variation in Same-Day Estimates of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor Subtype 5 binding using 11CABP688 and 18FFPEB”. Accepted by Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism (JCBFM).

  5. V.V. Alli, J. Yang, J. Xu, A. T. Bates, A.D. Pryor, M. A. Talamini, D.A. Telem. “Nineteen-year trends in incidence and indications for laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the NY state experience.” Surgical Endoscopy 2017 Apr;31(4):1651-1658. doi: 10.1007/s00464-016-5154-9. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

  6. M. S. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Yin, C. Frenkel, M. Talamini, D. A. Telem and A. D. Pryor. “Presence of a fellowship improves perioperative outcomes following hepato-pancreato-biliary procedures”.  Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy. 

  7. F. V. Lima, T. Y.M. Yen, J. Bulter, J. Yang, J. Xu, L. Gruberg. “Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous or Surgical Carotid Artery Revascularization: Insights of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project’s National Inpatient Sample”. Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine. 2016. 17(8):560-5. 

  8. C. H. Frenkel, G. J. Samara, E. Rogenbogen, J. Yang, M. Zhang, M. S. Altieri, D. Telem. “Trends and the Utilization of Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) with Neck Dissection for the Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer in New York State”. Accepted by The Laryngoscope. 

  9. C. D. Deakin, J. Yang, R. Nguyen, J. Zhu, S. J. Brett, J. P. Nolan, G. D. Perkins, D. G. Pogson, S. Parnia. “Effects of Epinephrine Administration during Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation on Cerebral Oxygenation”.  Accepted by Resuscitation.

  10. S. Matthews, R. Lamm, J. Yang, L. Kang, A. Pryor, M. Talamini,  D.A. Telem, J. Genua. “Factors Associated with Repeated Health Resource Utilization in Patients with Diverticulitis”. Accepted by Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.

  11. A. Bates, M. Altieri, J. Yang, M. Talamini, A. Pryor, D. Telem. “Individualizing Counseling for the Bariatric Patients: A predictive Model for Long Term Mortality Following Bariatric Surgery”. Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy.

  12. R. Lamm, S. Matthews, J. Yang, L. Kang, D.A. Telem, A. Pryor, M. Talamini,  J. Genua. “20-year Trends in the Management of Diverticulitis across New York State: An analysis of 265,724 patients”. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2016 Jul 25.[Epub ahead of print] (PMID:27456012)

  13. R. Zheng, M. S. Alteri, J. Yang, H. Chen, A. Pryor, A. Bates, M. Talamini,  D.A. Telem. “Long-term incidence of contralateral primary hernia repair following unilateral inguinal hernia repair in a cohort of 50,220 patients”. Surgical Endoscopy. 2016 Jul 1. [Epub ahead of print]. (PMID 27369285).

  14. J. A. Miccio, O.T. Oladeru, J. Yang, Y. Xue, R. Parker, S.T. Hoda, S. Ryu and A. Stessin. "Myoepithelial Carcinoma: The Role of Radiation Therapy. A Case Report and Analysis of Data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Registry". Accepted by Journal of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.

  15. C. Halbert, M. S. Alteri, J. Yang, Z. Meng, H. Chen, M. Talamini, A. Pryor, P. Parikh, D.A. Telem. "Long-term outcomes of patients with common bile duct injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy". Surgical Endoscopy. 2016 Jan 28

Meeting abstracts

  1. J. Nesbitt, C. Shackles, J. Yang, E.J. Feldmann, D. Yin, K. Yaddanapudi. “Value of Repeat Coronary CT Angiography in Patients Presenting with Acute Chest Pain”. Poster presentation at Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) 102nd scientific assembly and annual meeting, Chicago, IL, Nov 2016.

  2. K. D. Airola, J. Yang, D. Yin, K. Yaddanapudi. “Prevalence of Coronary Artery Disease in Premenopausal Women Presenting With Acute Chest Pain Diagnosed By Coronary CT Angiography”. Oral presentation at Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) 102nd scientific assembly and annual meeting, Chicago, IL, Nov 2016.

  3. E. Thomas, F. Lima, J. Xu, J. Yang, K. Stergiopoulos. “Investigation of Adverse Outcomes in Pregnant Women With Pulmonary Hypertension at the Time of Delivery”. Poster presentation at American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific sessions 2016, New Orleans, LA, Nov 2016.

  4. P. Koutrolou-Sotiropoulou, F. V. Lima, J. Yang, J. Xu, and K. Stergiopoulos. “National Trends and In-hospital Outcomes during Delivery in Pregnant Women with Heart Disease in the US”. Poster presentation at American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific sessions 2016, New Orleans, LA, Nov 2016.

  5. M. Altieri, J. Yang, L. Kang, A. Bates, D. Telem, M. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Utilization of reconstructive procedures following weight loss surgery: a study of 37,806 patients”. Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016.

  6. M. Altieri, J. Yang, D. Telem, A. Pryor, M. Talamini, A. Bates, C. Chantachote, T.M. Gulamhsein. “Rate of re-intervention following Heller myotomy: a fifteen-year follow-up of 924 patients in the state of New York”. Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016.

  7. J. Shih, G. Klein, J. Yang, J. Xu, D. Telem, S. Khan. “Clinical Outcomes Following Simultaneous Ventral Hernia Repair and Panniculectomy in New York State: A 5-Year Retrospective Cohort Study”. Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016.

  8. C. Frenkel, J. Yang, M. Zhang, A. J. Ferrara, G. Samara, D. Telem. “Gastrostomy Tube Utilization in Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) with Neck Dissection.” Poster presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016.

  9. R. Lamm, S. Mattews, J. Yang, J. Park, A. Pryor, M. Talamini, D. Telem.  “20-year trends in perioperative complications and post-colectomy mortality across New York State, an analysis of 160,794 patients”. Poster presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016.

  10. V. Alli, J. Yang, J. Xu, A. Pryor, M. A. Talamini and D. Telem. “Shifting Risk Profiles: Trends in Mortality Risk in the ACS-NSQIP Cohort”. Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016.

  11. D. Telem, J. Yang, M. Altieri, W. Patterson, B. Peoples, H. Chen, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. “9-year Trends for 30-day Surgical Readmissions and Emergency Department Utilization in New York State”. Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016. 

  12. J. Gooch, J. Yang, J. Park, D. Telem, S. Khan and B. O’Hea. “Assessing the Effect of New York State (NYS) Legislation on Autologous Tissue Based Post-Mastectomy Reconstruction Rates”. Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016. 

  13. G. Klein, R. Laskowski, A. Timashoplsky, D. Lipoff, J. Yang, D. Yin, D. Bui, A. Dagum, S. Khan. “Risk Factors for Early (30 Day) and Late (1 year) Re-admission Following Breast Reconstruction in New York State” Oral presentation at Scientific Forum program at the American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, Oct 2016. 

  14. J. Barsi, J. Yang, J. Park, J. McKenna, D. Novikov, A. Pawlak. “Appropriateness of Pediatric Orthopaedic Transfers to a Level 1 Hospital”. Oral Presentation at Eastern Orthopaedic Association’s 47th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Oct 2016.

  15. S. N. Mathews, R. Lamm, J. Yang, J. Park, J.C. Bucolbo, J. Buscaglia, D.A. Telem, A. Pryor, M. A. Talamini, J. C. Genua. “20-Year Management of Clostridium difficile Colitis in 291,163 patients:  Times are changing”. Poster Presentation at ACG 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting, Las Vegas, NA, Oct 2016. 

  16. C. H. Frenkel, J. Yang, M. Zhang, M. S. Altieri, D. Telem, E. Rogenbogen, G. J. Samara. “Concurrent Transoral Robotic Surgery (Tors) With Neck Dissection May Offer Length of Stay Benefit In The Treatment Of Head And Neck Cancer”. Podium presentation at AHNS 9th International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer, Seattle, WA, July 2016

  17. E.M. Speer, D. J.Downling, L. OZOG, J. Xu, J. Yang, O. Levy. “ Modeling age-specific impact of anti-inflammatory agents: Pentoxifylline alone or in synergy with azithromycin or dexamethasone inhibits inflammatory cytokine release in human blood with greater efficacy and potency in the newborn”. Poster presentation at the 2016 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual meeting, May 2016.

  18. C. H. Frenkel, J. Yang, M. Zhang, M. S. Altieri, D. Telem, E. Rogenbogen, G. J. Samara. “Trends and the Utilization of Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) with Neck Dissection for the Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer in New York State (2008-2012)”. Poster presentation at the Triological Society Annual Meeting at COSM, Chicago, IL, May 2016. 

  19. Vamsi V. Alli, J. Yang, J. Xu, A. Pryor, M. A. Talamini, D. A. Telem. “20 Year Trends in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Biliary Dyskinesia, Patient Factors and Health Resource Utilization”. Poster presentation at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016.

  20. R. Lamm, S. N. Mathews, J. Yang, L. Kang, D.A. Telem, A. Pryor, M. A. Talamini, J. C. Genua. “20-year trends in the management of diverticulitis across New York state, an analysis of 265,724 patients”. Oral presentation at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016. 

  21. I. Regenbogen, V. V. Alli, J. Yang, M. A. Talamini, A. Pryor, D. A. Telem. “Bariatric Surgical Outcomes in NY State, the Role of Hospital and Surgeon Volume: An Analysis of 52,690 Patients”. Poster presentation at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016. 

  22. K. Zhao, J. Kim, D. A. Telem, J. Yang, M. A. Talamini, P. Parikh. “Current Trends and Effectiveness in Percutaneous Cholecystostomy Tube Utilization.” Poster presentation at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016.

  23. S. N. Mathews, R. Lamm, J. Yang, L. Kang, D.A. Telem, A. Pryor, M. A. Talamini, J. C. Genua. “Factors Associated with Repeated Health Resource Utilization in Patients with Diverticulitis”. Oral presentation at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016.

  24. M. Altieri, J. Yang, Y. Xue, D. A. Telem, A. Bates, M.A. Talamini, A. Pryor. “Fellowship has no negative effect on outcomes following foregut surgeries”. Oral presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016.

  25. A. Bates, J. Yang, M.A. Talamini, A. Pryor, D.A. Telem. “Identifying Predictors for Frequent Utilizers of Health Resources Following Bariatric Surgery”. Oral presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016, San Diego, CA, May 2016.

  26. L.E. Charvet, J. Yang, M. Shaw, K. Sherman, L. Haider, J. Xu, L. Krupp. "An Adaptive Computer-Based Cognitive Training Program Improves Cognitive Functions in Adults with Multiple Sclerosis (MS): Results of a Double-Blind Randomized Active-Placebo-Controlled 12-Week Trial". Poster presentation at the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 2016, Vancouver, BC, Canada. April 2016.

  27. M. Garwin, M. Schweitzer, J. Yang, E. Feldmann, K. Yaddanapudi, Y. Xue. "How has the term "CMR" evolved in the literature".Oral presentation at the 2016 ARRS Annual meeting, Los Angeles, CA, April 2016.

  28. V. Alli, J. Yang, J. Xu, A. Bates, A. D. Pryor, M. Talamini, D. A. Telem. "19 Year Trends in Incidence and Indications for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, the NY State Experience". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

  29. M. Cramer, J. Yang, M. Altieri, A. D. Pryor, Y. Xue, M. Talamini, D. A. Telem. "Multi-center Analysis of Robotic Inguinal Hernia Outcomes across New York". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

  30. M. Altieri , J. Yang, A. Bates, D. A. Telem, Y. Xue, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. "Presence of a fellowship improves perioperative outcomes following hepato-pancreato-biliary procedures". TOP POSTER PODIUM PRESENTATION / POSTER OF DISTINCTION DISPLAY at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

  31. D. Telem, A. Pryor, J. Yang, A. Bates, Z. Meng, M. Talamini. "The hidden costs of surgery: Perioperative emergency department burden after general surgery". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

  32. M. Altieri , J. Yang, A. D. Pryor, J. Xu, A. Bates, M. Cramer, M. Talamini, D. A. Telem. "Outcomes following Robotic Ventral Hernia Repair: A study of 21.565 Patients in the State of New York". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

  33. R. Zheng, J. Yang, H. Chen, M. Altieri, A. Bates, A. D. Pryor, M. Talamini, D. A. Telem "Long-term Incidence of Contralateral Primary Hernia Repair Following Unilateral Inguinal Hernia Repair in a Cohort of 50220 Patients". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

  34. A. Bates, J. Yang, M. Altieri, M. Talamini, A. Pryor, D. Telem. "Individualizing Counseling for the Bariatric Patients: A predictive Model for Long Term Mortality Following Bariatric Surgery". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2016 Annual meeting, Boston, MA, March 2016.

Acknowledgement

  1. J. G. Kuruvilla, C-K Kim, A. M. Ghaleb, A.B. Bialkowska, C. J. Kuo, V. W. Yang. “Kruppel-like Factor 4 Modulates Development of BMI1+ Intestinal Stem Cell-derived Linage Following Gamma Radiation-induced gut injury in mice. “ Accepted by Stem Cell Reports, 2016.  

  2. K. Kaplowitz, B. Y. Hong, T. Y. Chou, A. Abazari, R. Honkanen. “Improved Refractive Outcomes of PGY-4 Cataract Surgery after Implementation of Stepwise Biometry Lecture Series Reinforced by Self-Assessment at a Teaching Program”. Accepted by Journal of Cataract & Reflective Surgery, 2016. 

 

2015

Papers

  1. Oladeru, J. A. Miccio, J. Yang, Y. Xue, M. Choi, Y. Zhang, H. Yoon, S. Ryu and A. Stessin. "Conformal External Beam Radiation or Selective Internal Radiation Therapy? A Comparison of Treatment Outcomes for Hepatocellular Carcinoma". Accepted byJournal of Gastrointestinal Oncology.

  2. S. Pati, K.L. Ladowski, A.T. Wong, J. Huang, J. Yang. "An enriched primary care medical home intervention improves adherence to immunization schedules". Accepted by Vaccine.

  3. M. S. Altieri, J. Yang, D.A. Telem, H. Chen, M. Talamini, P. Parikh, A. Pryor. "Robotic Assisted Outcomes are not Tied to Surgeon Volume and Experience". Accepted by Surgical Endoscopy.

  4. D. Telem, J. Yang, M. Altieri, W. Patterson, B. Peoples, H. Chen, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. "Capturing accurate rates of and risk factors for unplanned healthcare utilization in the perioperative period following bariatric surgery: A roadmap for quality improvement and patient safety". Accepted byAnnuals of Surgery.

  5. C. Halbert, S. Pagkratis, J. Yang, Z. Meng, M. Altieri, P. Parikh, A.D. Pryor, M. Talamini and D. Telem. "Beyond the Learning Curve: Incidence of Bile Duct Injuries Following Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Normalize to Open in the Modern Era". Surgical Endoscopy. 2015 Sep 3. [Epub ahead of print]

  6. M. Aliteri, J. Yang, D. Telem, Z. Meng, C. Frenkel, C. Halbert, M. Talamini and A. D. Pryor. "Lap Band Outcomes from 19,221 Patients across Centers and Over a Decade within the State of New York". Surgical Endoscopy. 2015 Jul 23. [Epub ahead of print]

  7. M. Aliteri, J. Yang, D. Telem, J. Zhu, C. Halbert, M. Talamini and A.D. Pryor. "Robotic Approaches may Offer Benefit in Colorectal Procedures, More Controversial in Other Areas: a Review of 168,248 cases". Surgical Endoscopy. 2015 Jul 3. [Epub ahead of print]

  8. S.L. Manske, S. Vijayaraghavan, A. Tuthill, O. Brutus, J. Yang, S. Gupta and S. Judex. "Extending Reambulation between Unloading Periods does not Mitigate Long-term Bone Loss". Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2015 Feb 9. [Epub ahead of print] (PMID#: 25668404)

  9. S. Parnia, J. Yang, R. Nguyen, A. Ahn, J. Zhu, L.I. Santiago, A. Nasir, K. Golder, S. Ravishankar, P. Bartlett, J. Xu, D. Pogson, S. Cooke, C. Walker, K. Spearpoint, D. Kitson, T. Melody, M. Chilwan, E. Schoenfeld, P. Richman, B. Mills, N. Wichtendahl, J. Nolan, A. Singer, S. Brett, G. D. Perkins, C. D. Deakin, "The effect of cerebral Oxygenation on Cardiac Arrest Outcomes: a multicenter observation study". Accepted by Critical Care Medicine.

  10. C. DeLorenzo, J. Sovago, J. Gardus, J. Xu, J. Yang, R. Behrje, J.S. D. Kumar, D. P. Devanand, G. H. Pelton, C.A. Mathis, N.S. Mason, B. Gomez-Mancilla, H. Aizenstein, J. J. Mann, R. V. Parsey. "Characterization of Brain mGluR5 Binding in a Pilot Study of Late Life Major Depressive Disorder Using Positron Emission Tomography and [11C]ABP688". Translational Psychiatry. 12/2015; 5(12):e693.

  11. J. A. Miccio, O.T. Oladeru, J. Yang, Y. Xue, M. Choi, Y. Zhang, H. Yoon, S. Ryu. "Neoadjuvant vs. Adjuvant Radiation of Siewert type II Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer: An Analysis of Data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Registry". Accepted by Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology.

Meeting abstracts

  1. L. Grossman, J. Franco, D. E. Komatsu, J. Yang, J. Zhu, E. D. Wang. "Mini Open Carpal Tunnel Release with a Pediatric Nasal Speculum: A 10-Year Retrospective Case Series". Electronic Poster presentation at the American Association of Hand Surgery (AAHS) 2015 Annual Meeting, Paradise Island, Bahamas, January 2015.

  2. L. Grossman, J. Franco, D. E. Komatsu, J. Yang, J. Zhu, E. D. Wang. "Mini Open Carpal Tunnel Release with a Pediatric Nasal Speculum: A 10-Year Retrospective Case Series". Poster presentation at the 6th Combined Meeting of the ASSH & JSSH, "Unsolved Problems in Hand Surgery", Maui, Hawaii, March 2015.

  3. D.C. Codipilly, Z. Meng, J. Yang, D. Telem, P.I. Denoya. "Management trends in Ulcerative colitis in the biologic era". Podium presentation at the NY Society of Colorectal Surgeons residents' night meeting, New York, NY, March 2015.

  4. M. Altieri , D. A. Telem, J. Yang, Z. Meng, M. Talamini, C. Frenkel, C. Halbert, A. D. Pryor. "Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding: Lessons learned from 19,221 bands over a seven-year period in the state of New York". Plenary Oral presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2015 Annual meeting, Nashville, TN, Apr 2015.

  5. M. Altieri , D. A. Telem, J. Yang, J. Zhu, C. Halbert, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor. "Robotic approaches may offer benefit in colorectal procedures, more controversial in other areas: a review of 168,248 cases". Podium presentation at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2015 Annual meeting, Nashville, TN, Apr 2015.

  6. C. Halbert, J. Yang, Z. Meng, M. Altieri, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor, P. Parikh, D. A. Telem. "Beyond the Learning Curve: Bile Duct Injuries Following Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Normalize to Open in the Modern Era but Remain Morbid". Podium Presentation to Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2015 Annual meeting, Nashville, TN, Apr 2015.

  7. S. Zhang, A. Shroyer, J. Yang, Y. Xue, D. Delem, J. DeCristofaro, E. Rogenbogen. "Epidemiological Trends and Risk Factors of Preterm Infants with Apnea of Prematurity-Is Reflux Relevant?" Poster presentation at American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO) the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting (COSM), Boston, MA, April 2015.

  8. C. Harth, Y. Xue, J. Yang. "Internet Teaching for Neurological Examination and OSCE performance in the Neurology Clerkship". Platform Presentation at the 67th the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) meeting, Washington D.C., April 2015.

  9. S. Pati, K.L. Ladowski, A.T. Wong, J. Huang, J. Yang. "Enriched primary care medical home improves adherence to immunization schedule." Poster Presentation at the 2015 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. April 2015.

  10. E. M. Speer, D.J. Dowling, L.Ozog, A.Chander, J. Zhu, J. Yang, O. Levy. "Low concentrations of anti-inflammatory combinations containing pentoxifylline inhibit TLR-mediated cytokine production in human newborn and adult blood". Poster presentation at the 2015 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. April 2015.

  11. C. Halbert, M. Altieri, J. Yang, Z. Meng, M. Talamini, A. D. Pryor, P. Parikh, D. A. Telem. "Long-term follow-up (4-9 years) of 125 patients demonstrates common bile duct injury is associated with significant mortality". Oral presentation at the 56th SSAT annual meeting in conjunction with Digestive Disease Week (DDW), Washington, DC, May 2015.

  12. E. Cagdas, C. Delorenzo, J. Yang, Z. Meng, T. Madhuka, M. Fava, B. Kurian, P.J. McGrath, M. Wissman, R.V. Parsey, P. Adams, S. Weyandt, B. Grannemann, E. Petkova, T. Deckersbach, M. Oquendo, C. Cooper, M. McInnis. "Hippocampal Subfield Volumetric Analysis in Major Depressive Disorder". Poster presentation at the Society of Biological Psychiatry 70th Annual Scientific Meeting, Torento, Canada. May 2015.

  13. S.Ravishankar, J. Yang, J. Zhu, L. Inigo-Santiago, R. Nguyen, E. Schoenfeld, S. Parnia. "Cerebral Oximetry: A Predictor of Neurological Outcome after Cardiac arrest". Poster presentation at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2015 international meeting, Denver, CO, May 2015.

  14. R.Nguyen, G.Thippeswamy, S. Ravishankar, J. Yang, J. Zhu, J. Patel, K. Golder, P. Bartlett, D. Pogson, S. Cooke, C. Walker, K. Spearpoint, S. Brett, D.Kitson, T.Melody, M.Chilwan, J. Nolan, G. Perkins MBBS PhD, E. Schoenfeld, C. D. Deakin, S. Parnia. "Impact of Arterial Oxygen Levels on Cerebral Oxygen Delivery and Return of Spontaneous Circulation in Cardiac Arrest". Poster presentation at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2015 international meeting, Denver, CO, May 2015.

  15. J. Paci, C.M. Jones, J. Yang, J. Zhu, D. Komatsu, A. Flores, D.Van Dyke,. "Predictive Value of Preseason Screening in Collegiate Baseball Pitchers". Poster presentation at AOSSM (the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine) 2015 Annual meeting, Orlando, FL, July 2015.

  16. H. Yoon, S. Kim, J. Yang, H. Chen, I. Hu, B-S Kim, T. Bilfinger, R. Matthews, D. Franceschi, W. Moore, A. Stessin, S. Ryu. "Prognostic Factors and Outcome After SBRT for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Using Different Fractionation Regimens From 2007 to 2013". Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), San Antonio, TX. October 2015.

  17. Oladeru, J.A. Miccio, J. Yang, Y. Xue, S. Ryu and A. Stessin. "SIRT or SBRT? A comparison of Treatment Outcomes for Hepatocellular Carcinoma". Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), San Antonio, TX. October 2015.

  18. J.A. Miccio, O.T. Oladeru, J. Yang, Y. Xue, S. Ryu and A. Stessin. "Myoepithelial Carcinoma: The Role of Radiation Therapy. A case Report and Analysis of Data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Registry". Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), San Antonio, TX. October 2015.

  19. J.A. Miccio, O.T. Oladeru, J. Yang, Y. Xue, H. Yoon, S. Ryu and A. Stessin. "Neoadjuvant vs Adjuvant Radiation in the Treatment of Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer: An Analysis of Data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Registry". Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), San Antonio, TX. October 2015.

  20. E. Anderson, M. Abramson, S. Godhwani, Y. Xue, J. Yang and H. Roppelt. "Adherence to ACR Guidelines in the Management of Lupus Nephritis - a Quality Improvement Initiative". Poster presentation at the 2015 ACR/ARHP annual meeting, San Francisco, CA. November 2015.

  21. K. Zabrocka, L. Hsieh, J. Yang, Y. Xue, D. Telem, R. Scriven, T. K. Lee, "Review of Pediatric Laparoscropic Cholecystectomies in NY state: Surgeon Differences in Surgical Outcomes". Poster presentation at the AMA research symposium 2015, Atlanta, GA. November 2015.

 

2014

Papers

  1. S. Skaria, J. Yang, R. Condos, G.C. Smaldone. "Inhaled Interferon and Diffusion Capacity in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)". Accepted by Sarcoidosis Vasculitis and Diffuse Lung Disease.

  2. C. DeLorenzo, N. Della Gioia, M. Bloch, G. Sanacora, N. Nabulsi, C. Abdallah, J. Yang, R. Wen, J. John Mann, J. H. Krystal, R. V. Parsey, R. E. Garson, I. Esterlis. "In vivo ketamine-induced changes in [11C]ABP688 binding to brain mGluR5 receptors in humans". Accepted by Biological Psychiatry

  3. D.A. Telem, M. Talamini, M. Altieri, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, A.D. Pryor. "The Effect of National Hospital Accreditation in Bariatric Surgery on Perioperative Outcomes and Long-term Mortality in New York State". Accepted by Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases

  4. P. Son, D.S. Lane, C.R. Messina, J. Yang, J. Zhu, E. Li, S. Nagula, C.E. Lascarides, J.C. Bucobo. "Impact of Project SCOPE on Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Access to Screening Colonoscopies". Accepted by Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.

  5. M.L. Pearl, Q. Zhao, J. Yang, H. Dong, S. Tulley, Q. Zhang, M. Golightly, S. Zucker, W-T Chen. "Prognostic Analysis of Invasive Circulating Tumor Cells (iCTCs) in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer". Gynecologic Oncology, 2014,134(3):581-90.

  6. J.A. Rubano, J.A. Vosswinkel, M. F. Paccione, D.N. Rutigliano, J.E. McCormack, E.C. Huang, J. Yang, M.J. Shapiro, and J.S. Randeep. "Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation: an Indication for Regionalized Trauma Care?" Accepted by Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

  7. F. V. Lima, P. B. Parikh, J. Zhu, J. Yang, K. Stergiopoulos. "Association of Cardiomyopathy with Adverse Cardiac Events in Pregnant Women at the Time of Delivery". Accepted by Journal of American College of Cardiology

  8. S. Parnia, K. Spearpoint, G. de Vos, D. Goldberg, J. Yang, J. Zhu, K. Baker, H. Kilingbeck, P. McLean, M. Wood, M. Zafari, N. Dicket, R. Beisteiner, F. Sterz, M. Berger, C. Warlow, S. O'Donoghue, S. Lovett, R. M. Smith, S. Navarette, P. Cushing, P. Wills, K. Harris, J. Sutton, H. Walmsley, C. Deakin, P. Little, M. Farber, B. Greyson, P. Fenwick, E. Schoenfeld. "AWARE-AWAreness during Resuscitation-A Prospective Case Study". Resuscitation 2014 DOI: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2014.09.004

  9. D.A. Telem, M. Talamini, J. Yang, M. Altieri, Q. Zhang, A.D. Pryor. "Bariatric Outcomes are Significantly Improved in Hospitals with Fellowship Council Accredited Bariatric Fellowships". Accepted by Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery

  10. D.A. Telem, M. Talamini, F. Gesten, W. Patterson, B. Peoples, G. Gracia, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, M. Altieri, A.D. Pryor. "Hospital Admissions Greater Than 30-Days Following Bariatric Surgery: Patient and Procedure Matter". Surgical Endoscopy 2014 Oct 8. [Epub ahead of print].

  11. J. Kaufman, G. Sullivan, J. Yang, T. Ogden, J. Miller, M. Oquendo, J. J. Mann, R. Parsey, C. DeLorenzo. "Diagnosing Major Depression in Males via PET: Serotonin1A as a Biomarker". Accepted by Neuropsychopharmacology.

  12. D.A. Telem, M. Talamini, L. A. Shroyer, J. Yang, M. Altieri, Q. Zhang, G. Gracia, A.D. Pryor. "Long-term Mortality Rates (>8-year) Improve as Compared to the General and Obese Population Following Bariatric Surgery". Surgery Endoscopy. 2014 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Meeting abstracts

  1. F. Lima, P.B. Parikh, J. Zhu, J. Yang, K. Stergiopoulos. "Comparison of Clinical Characteristics and Adverse Outcomes in Pregnant Women with Cardiomyopathy Subtypes at the Time of Delivery in the US: 2006-2010". Oral presentation at American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific sessions 2014, Chicago, IL, Nov 2014.

  2. D. Telem, M. Talamini, M. Altieri, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, A. Pryor. "Hospital Charge is not a Surrogate Marker for Health Care Quality in Bariatric Surery". Podium presentation at the American College of Surgeons 2014 Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, Oct 2014.

  3. G. Klein, W. Landford, A. L. Shroyer, J. Yang, Z. Meng, B. O'Hea, A. Dagum, D.T. Bui, and S. Khan. "Risk Analysis for Post-Operative Complications after Immediate Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction (TE-IBR). Oral presentation at 31th Annual meeting of Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons (NESPS), Providence, RI, Sep 2014.

  4. C. Miller, R. Karimi, S. Silbernagel, F. Schiavone, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, K. Levine, E. Rashba and J. Meliker. " Mercury, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, and Heart Rate Variability in a cohort of Avid Seafood Consumers". Poster presentation at the 26th Annual International Society for Environmental Epidemiology Conference (ISEE), Seattle, WA, Aug 2014.

  5. G. Rakesh, J. Miller, J. Yang, J.J. Mann, R. Parsey, C. DeLorenzo. "Correlation between serotonin 1A (5-HT1A) receptor and transporter (5HTT) binding using PET Imaging: - Understanding the neurobiology of depression". Poster presentation at the Society of Biological Psychiatry's 69th annual meeting, New York, NY, May 2014.

  6. P. Kim, D. Telem, M. Talamini, M. Altieri, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, A. Pryor. "Bariatric Outcomes are Significantly Improved in Hospitals with Fellowship Council Accredited Bariatric Fellowships". Won the resident research competition and plenary presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2014, Chicago, IL, May 2014.

  7. W.T. Chen, Q. Zhao, J. Yang, H. Dong, Q. Zhang, T. Fan, M.G. Golightly, W.C. Dessio, S. Madajewicz, M. Henretta, M. Pearl. "Prognostic Analysis of Invasive Circulating Tumor Cells to monitor Epithelial Ovarian Cancer". Poster presentation at the AACR Annual Meeting 2014, San Diego, CA, Apr 2014.

  8. R. Nouvini, J. Yang, J. Zhu, R. Keresztes. "Prognostic Significance of Visceral Pleural Invasion in Stage IB Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer that is Less than or Equal to 3cm". Poster presentation at the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) 2014 poster symposium, Tarrytown, NY, Apr 2014.

  9. D. A. Telem MD, W. Patterson, F. C. Gesten, B. Peoples, M. Altieri, G. Gracia, Q. Zhang, J. Yang, A. D. Pryor. "Hospital Admissions Greater Than 30 Days Following Bariatric Surgery: Patient and Procedure Matter". Podium presentation at Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2014 Annual meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, Apr 2014.

  10. D. A. Telem MD, M. Altieri, Q. Zhang, J. Yang, W. Patterson, B. Peoples, G. Gracia, L. Shroyer, A. D. Pryor. "Comparison of Long-term Mortality (>8 years) of 7,862 Bariatric Patients to the General Population in New York State". Plenary Oral Presentation at Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2014 Annual meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, Apr 2014.

 

2013

Papers

  1. A. Ahn, J. Yang, S. Parnia. "A Feasibility Study of Cerebral Oximetry Monitoring during the Post-Resuscitation Period in Comatose Patients following Cardiac Arrest". Accepted by Resuscitation.

  2. S. Parnia, A. Nasir, A. Ahn, H. Malik, J. Yang, J. Zhu, F. Dorazi, P. Richman. "A Feasibility Study of Cerebral Oximetry during In-Hospital Mechanical and Manual Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation". Accepted by Critical Care Medicine.

  3. P.B. Parikh, J. Yang, S. Leigh, K. Dorjee, R. Parikh, N. Sakellarios, H. Meng, D. Brown. "The Relationship of Financial Barriers with Access to Care, Quality of Care and Vascular Outcomes in Diabetic Patients with Coronary Heart Disease". Accepted by Journal of General Internal Medicine.

  4. W. L.F. Escobar-Hoyos, J. Yang, J. Zhu, J. Cavallo, H. Zhai, S. Burke, A. Koller, E. Chen, K.R. Shroyer. "Keratin 17 a Diagnostic Marker Associated for Premalignant leisions of the Cervix with Prognostic Value in Cancer: From Proteomic Discovery to Immunohistochemical Validation". Accepted by the Journal of Clinical Cancer Research

  5. R. P. Sapna, B. Valkal, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, M. Schuster. "A Retrospective Review of Metronidazole and Vancomycin in the Mannagement of Clostridium Difficile Infection in High Risk Patients with Hematologic Malignancies". Accepted by the Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice.

  6. Q. Lin, Z. Liang, J. Ma, H. Li, J. Yang, G. Zhang and X. He. "Motion Correction for Bladder MR Imaging by an Image Processing Approach". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 2013, 60:9 2401-10.

Meeting presentations

  1. S. Kort, U. Malhotra, A. Malhotra, J. Yang, Q. Zhang, L. Gruberg. "Left Ventricular Diameter for Classification of Left Ventricular Size in Patients with Valvular Heart Disease-Is There a Role for Indexing to Body Size?". Poster presentations at the American College of Cardiology 62nd Annual Scientific Session and TCT@ACC-i2, San Francisco, CA, March 2013.

  2. W.T. Chen, Q. Zhao, J. Yang, H. Dong, Q. Zhang, T. Fan, M.G. Golightly, W.C. Dessio, S. Madajewicz, M. Henretta, M. Pearl. "Circulating Tumor Cells with the Invasive Phenotype Predict Progression Free Survival and Overall Survival in Preoperative Patients Diagnosed with Benign and Epithelial Ovarian Cancer". Poster presentation at AACR Annual Meeting 2013, Washington, DC, April 2013.

  3. S. Skaria, J. Yang, R. Condos and G.C. Smaldone. "Clinical Endpoints Following Inhaled Interferon in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)". Poster presentations at the 19th congress of the International Society for Aerosols in Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, April 2013.

  4. K. Wat, J. Chen, J. Yang, J. Chappelle, "Blood Pressure Variation in the First 48 Hours Postpartum in Women with Gestational Hypertension". Poster presentation at the 61st Annual Clinical Meeting (ACM) of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, New Orleans, LA, May 2013.

  5. C. Maxwell, J. Cella, S. Weitzman, J. Yang, J. Zhu, A. Kapoor, "Utility of Continued Surveillance of Thyroid Nodules". Poster presentation at ENDO 2013: the Endocrine Society’s 95th Annual Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, CA, June 2013.

  6. P. Son, D.S. Lane, C.R. Messina, J. Yang, J. Zhu, E. Li, S. Nagula, C.E. Lascarides, J.C. Bucobo. "Impact of Project SCOPE on Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening". Poster presentation at ACG 2013: the 78th annual meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology, San Diego, CA, October 2013.

  7. M.S. Altieri, D.A. Telem, C. Tuppo, J. Yang, G. Gracia, J. Zhu, M. Talamini, A.D. Pryor. "Predictors of Successful Medical Weight Loss". Poster presentation at ASMBS 2013: the 30th annual meeting of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Atlanta, GA, November 2013.

  8. S. Parnia, J. Yang, L.I. Santiago, A. Ahn, J. Zhu, A. Nasir, K. Golder, et al. "The Utility of Cerebral Oximetry (rSO2%) During In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest as a Marker for the Prediction of Return of Spontaneous Circulation". Won the AHA ReSS Young Investigator Award and poster presentation at Resuscitation Science Symposium, Dallas, TX, November 2013.

  9. G.C. Smaldone, J. Yang, R. Condos. "Treatment of IPF with Inhaled IFN-γ". Poster presentation at Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) Summit 2013, La Jolla, CA, Dec 2013.

 

2012

Papers

  1. K.S. Baker, M.B. Shaikh, E.S. Gould, J. Yang, J.S. Chen, and M. Bonvento. "Evaluation of Radiation Dose among Patients Admitting through a University Hospital Emergency Department". Emergency Radiology, 2012, 19(6):505-12.

Meeting presentations

  1. L. Escobar-Hoyos, E. Chen, J. Yang, J. Zhu, S. Burke, K.R. Shroyer, "Molecular Classification of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and carcinoma: Proteomic discovery and immunohistochemical validation". Oral presented at the 28th International Papillomavirus Conference & Clinical and Public Health workshops, San Juan, Puerto Rico, November 2012.

  2. N. Asad, A. Ahn, P. Richman, H. Malik, F. Dorazi, J. Yang, S. Parnia, "Cerebral Perfusion Targeted Resuscitation A Novel Method of Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation". Poster presentation at Resuscitation Science Symposium (RESS) of the American Heart Association’s scientific sessions meeting. Los Angeles, CA, November 2012.

  3. A. Ahn, J. Yang, S. Parnia, "A Pilot Study Examining Survival and the Balance between Oxygen Delivery and Uptake in the Brain in the First 24 and 48 hours following Return of Spontaneous Circulation from Cardiac Arrest". Poster presentation at Resuscitation Science Symposium (RESS) of the American Heart Association’s scientific sessions meeting. Los Angeles, CA, November 2012.

Acknowledgement

  1. S. Rashewsky, A. Parameswaran, C. Sloane, F. Ferguson, R. Epstein. "A Time & Cost Comparison of Pediatric Dental Rehabilitation Under General Anesthesia in the Operating Room Versus An Outpatient Setting" Poster presentation at 2012 Joint Meeting between American Dental Society of Anesthesiology and International Federation of Dental Anesthesia Societies (ADSA-IFDAS) and won 1st Prize in the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology Poster Contest

  2. S. Rashewsky, A. Parameswaran, C. Sloane, F. Ferguson, R. Epstein. (2012) "Time and Cost Analysis: Pediatric Dental Rehabilitation with General Anesthesia in the Office and the Hospital Settings". Anesth prog 59:147-153.

  3. S.M. Tommasini, A. Trinward, A.S. Acerbo, F. De Carlo, L. M. Miller, S. Judex. (2012) "Changes in Intracortical Microporosities Induced by Pharmaceutical Treatment of Osteoporosis as Detected by High Resolution Micro-CT". Bone 50(3):596-604.

  4. K.S. Baker, D. Cormican, P.A. Seidman. (2012) "Summer anesthesiology externship: Demonstrating the ability of early clinical involvement to educate and increase specialty interest among junior medical students". JEPM Vol. XIV, Issue IV, July-December.