The Department of Surgery of the University of Massachusetts Medical School is an academic surgical program located in Worcester, Massachusetts. Clinical care encompasses the three main campuses of UMass Memorial Medical Center (University, Memorial, and Hahnemann), as well as affiliated hospitals. The department is committed to providing state-of-the-art surgical care to patients from throughout the New England region. In addition, this busy and growing department is actively involved with advancing the art of surgery, through research focused on new approaches to patient care, as well as surgical training and education of the next generation of surgeons. This collection showcases journal articles and other publications and presentations written by faculty and researchers of the Department of Surgery.

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Publications from 2006

Examining the Role of Palliative Procedures in Patients with Stage IV GI Cancers, Nathan J. Aranson

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Report of a National Conference on Donation after cardiac death, James L. Bernat, Anthony M. D'Alessandro, Friedrich K. Port, Thomas P. Bleck, Stephen O. Heard, Justine Medina, Stanley H. Rosenbaum, Michael A. Devita, Robert S. Gaston, Robert M. Merion, Mark L. Barr, William H. Marks, Howard Nathan, Kevin O'Connor, Dianne LaPointe Rudow, Alan B. Leichtman, Paul Schwab, Nancy L. Ascher, Robert A. Metzger, Virginia McBride, Walter Graham, Dennis Wagner, James Warren, and Francis L. Delmonico

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Inhibition of apoptosis by survivin improves transplantation of pancreatic islets for treatment of diabetes in mice, Takehiko Dohi, Whitney Salz, Marco R. Costa, Charlotte Ariyan, Giacomo P. Basadonna, and Dario C. Altieri

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ICI 182,780-regulated gene expression in DU145 prostate cancer cells is mediated by estrogen receptor-beta/NFkappaB crosstalk, Yuet-Kin Leung, Ying Gao, Kin-Mang Lau, Xiang Zhang, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Apigenin suppresses cancer cell growth through ERbeta, Paul Mak, Yuet-Kin Leung, Wan-Yee Tang, Charlotte Harwood, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Predictors of weight status following laparoscopic gastric bypass, Yunsheng Ma, Sherry L. Pagoto, Barbara C. Olendzki, Andrea R. Hafner, Richard A. Perugini, Robin Mason, and John J. Kelly

National Patterns of Immediate Breast Reconstruction for Neoplastic Disease, Jaisa Olasky

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RNAi-based gene silencing in primary mouse and human adipose tissues, Vishwajeet Puri, Abhijit Chakladar, Joseph V. Virbasius, Silvana Konda, Aimee M. Powelka, My T. Chouinard, G. Nana Hagan, Richard A. Perugini, and Michael P. Czech

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Use of digital pressure measurements for the diagnosis of AV access-induced hand ischemia, Andres Schanzer, Louis L. Nguyen, Christopher D. Owens, and Harry Schanzer

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The effect of preoperative radiotherapy and reconstructive surgery on wound complications after resection of extremity soft-tissue sarcomas, Jennifer F. Tseng, Matthew T. Ballo, Howard N. Langstein, Jeffrey D. Wayne, Janice N. Cormier, Kelly K. Hunt, Barry W. Feig, Alan W. Yasko, Valerae O. Lewis, Patrick P. Lin, Christopher P. Cannon, Gunar K. Zagars, Raphael E. Pollock, and Peter W. T. Pisters

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Venous resection in pancreatic cancer surgery, Jennifer F. Tseng, Eric P. Tamm, Jeffrey E. Lee, Peter W. T. Pisters, and Douglas B. Evans

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Surgical site infection following bowel surgery: a retrospective analysis of 1446 patients, J. Matthias Walz, Craig A. Paterson, Jeanne M. Seligowski, and Stephen O. Heard

Publications from 2005

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Low risk of ureteral obstruction with "deep" (dorsal/posterior) uterosacral ligament suture placement for transvaginal apical suspension, Michael P. Aronson, Patricia K. Aronson, Allison E. Howard, Abraham N. Morse, Stephen P. Baker, and Stephen B. Young

Femur flap for tibial reconstruction: % Circumference Required to Convey a Mechanical Advantage over the Fibula, Genevieve Bartels

Emotional Health and Level of Post-Total Knee Arthroplasty Exercise, Peter DeNoble

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Upper arm arteriovenous fistula versus forearm looped arteriovenous graft for hemodialysis access: a comparative analysis, Jason T. Fitzgerald, Andres Schanzer, John P. McVicar, Andrew I. Chin, Richard V. Perez, and Christoph Troppmann

Association between Emotional and Physical Health and Resource Utilization after Total Knee Arthroplasty, Michael Kelly

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Changes in serum proteomic patterns by presurgical alpha-tocopherol and L-selenomethionine supplementation in prostate cancer, Jeri Kim, Peiyu Sun, Ying-Wai Lam, Patricia Troncoso, Anita L. Sabichi, Richard J. Babaian, Louis L. Pisters, Curtis A. Pettaway, Christopher G. Wood, Scott M. Lippman, Timothy J. McDonnell, Ronald Lieberman, Christopher Logothetis, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Overexpression of cytochrome P450 1A1 and its novel spliced variant in ovarian cancer cells: alternative subcellular enzyme compartmentation may contribute to carcinogenesis, Yuet-Kin Leung, Kin-Mang Lau, James A. Mobley, Zhong Jiang, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Nox4 is critical for hypoxia-inducible factor 2-alpha transcriptional activity in von Hippel-Lindau-deficient renal cell carcinoma, Jodi K. Maranchie and Ye Zhan

Expanding the Indications: Titanium Elastic Nailing of Femur Fractures in Children Under Six, Robert Nascimento

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Advantages of mini-laparoscopic vs conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy: results of a prospective randomized trial, Yuri W. Novitsky, Kent W. Kercher, Donald R. Czerniach, Gordie K. Kaban, Samira Khera, Karen A. Gallagher-Dorval, Mark P. Callery, Demetrius E. M. Litwin, and John J. Kelly

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Transpulmonary CT-guided radiofrequency ablation of liver metastasis, Sridhar Shankar, Pankaj Bhargava, Farajallah Habib, Manisha S. Desai, Girish Tyagi, and Giles F. Whalen

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Identification of ATF-3, caveolin-1, DLC-1, and NM23-H2 as putative antitumorigenic, progesterone-regulated genes for ovarian cancer cells by gene profiling, Viqar Syed, Kasturi Mukherjee, James Lyons-Weiler, Kin-Mang Lau, Tetsuo Mashima, Takashi Tsuruo, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Profiling estrogen-regulated gene expression changes in normal and malignant human ovarian surface epithelial cells, Viqar Syed, Xiang Zhang, Kin-Mang Lau, Robert Y. S. Cheng, Kasturi Mukherjee, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Serous cystadenoma of the pancreas: tumor growth rates and recommendations for treatment, Jennifer F. Tseng, Andrew L. Warshaw, Dushant V. Sahani, Gregory Y. Lauwers, David W. Rattner, and Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo

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Patients undergoing treatment for pancreatic adenocarcinoma can mount an effective immune response to vaccinations, Jennifer F. Tseng, Christopher G. Willett, Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo, David P. Ryan, Jeffrey W. Clark, Andrew X. Zhu, David W. Rattner, Jennifer L. Winkelmann, and Andrew L. Warshaw

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The Epigenetic Silencing of PMP24 During the Progression of Prostate Cancer from an Androgen-Dependent to Androgen-Independent State in the LNCAP Cell Model: a Dissertation, Mengchu Wu

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Clinicopathologic behavior of gastric adenocarcinoma in Hispanic patients: analysis of a single institution's experience over 15 years, James C. Yao, Jennifer F. Tseng, Samidha Worah, Kenneth R. Hess, Paul F. Mansfield, Christopher H. Crane, Isac I. Schnirer, Satish Reddy, Silvia S. Chiang, Azmeena Najam, Christina Yu, Geoffrey G. Giacco, Keping Xie, Tsung-Teh Wu, Barry W. Feig, Peter W. T. Pisters, and Jaffer A. Ajani

Publications from 2004

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Pancreatic head excavation: a variation on the theme of duodenum-preserving pancreatic head resection, Dana K. Andersen and Mark D. Topazian

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Intra-access blood flow in patients with newly created upper-arm arteriovenous native fistulae for hemodialysis access, Andrew I. Chin, Warren Chang, Jason T. Fitzgerald, Andres Schanzer, Richard V. Perez, John P. McVicar, and Christoph Troppmann

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The Effect of Epidural Anesthesia on Oncologic Outcomes After Surgery for Colon and Rectal Cancer, Jaimee DeMone

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Outcomes of upper arm arteriovenous fistulas for maintenance hemodialysis access, Jason T. Fitzgerald, Andres Schanzer, Andrew I. Chin, John P. McVicar, Richard V. Perez, and Christoph Troppmann

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Elevated leukocyte count and adverse hospital events in patients with acute coronary syndromes: findings from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE), Mark I. Furman, Joel M. Gore, Frederick A. Anderson, Andrzej Budaj, Shaun G. Goodman, Ávaro Avezum, José López-Sendón, Werner Klein, Debabrata Mukherjee, Kim A. Eagle, Omar H. Dabbous, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Six-month outcomes in a multinational registry of patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome (the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events [GRACE]), Robert J. Goldberg, Kristen Currie, Kami White, David Brieger, Phillippe Gabriel Steg, Shaun G. Goodman, Omar H. Dabbous, Keith A. A. Fox, and Joel M. Gore

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Fabrication of tissue engineered tympanic membrane patches using computer-aided design and injection molding, Morgan E. Hott, Cliff A. Megerian, Rich Beane, and Lawrence J. Bonassar

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Do-not-resuscitate orders in patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction: the Worcester Heart Attack Study, Elizabeth A. Jackson, Jorge L. Yarzebski, Robert J. Goldberg, H. Brownell Wheeler, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Darleen M. Lessard, Susanna E. Bedell, and Joel M. Gore

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Tissue pH determination for the detection of metabolically active, inflamed vulnerable plaques using near-infrared spectroscopy: an in-vitro feasibility study, Tania N. Khan, Babs R. Soller, Morteza Naghavi, and Ward Casscells

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Recombinant human thrombomodulin inhibits arterial neointimal hyperplasia after balloon injury, Jian-ming Li, Michael J. Singh, Mazen Itani, Calin A. Vasiliu, Gregory M. Hendricks, Stephen P. Baker, John E. Hale, Michael J. Rohrer, Bruce S. Cutler, and Peter R. Nelson

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Depression in patients with high-grade glioma: results of the Glioma Outcomes Project, N. Scott Litofsky, Elana Farace, Frederick A. Anderson Jr., Christina A. Meyers, Wei Huang, Edward R. Laws Jr., and Glioma Outcomes Investigators

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The novel estrogen 17alpha-20Z-21-[(4-amino)phenyl]-19-norpregna-1,3,5(10),20-tetraene-3,17be ta-diol induces apoptosis in prostate cancer cell lines at nanomolar concentrations in vitro, James A. Mobley, James O. L'Esperance, Mengchu Wu, Carolyn J. Friel, Robert H. Hanson, and Shuk-Mei Ho

Bicycle Riding Associated Erectile Dysfunction: Treatment Outcome of Surgery, Andrew Nisbet

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Independent predictors of morbidity and mortality in blunt colon trauma, Rocco Ricciardi, Craig A. Paterson, Saleem Islam, W. Brian Sweeney, Stephen P. Baker, and Timothy C. Counihan

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Determinants and prognostic impact of heart failure complicating acute coronary syndromes: observations from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE), Phillippe Gabriel Steg, Omar H. Dabbous, Laurent J. Feldman, Alain Cohen-Solal, Marie-Claude Aumont, José López-Sendón, Andrzej Budaj, Robert J. Goldberg, Werner Klein, and Frederick A. Anderson

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The effect of ethnicity on immediate reconstruction rates after mastectomy for breast cancer, Jennifer F. Tseng, Steven J. Kronowitz, Charlotte C. Sun, Allison C. Perry, Kelly K. Hunt, Gildy V. Babiera, Lisa A. Newman, S. Eva Singletary, Nadeem Q. Mirza, Frederick C. Ames, Funda Meric-Bernstam, Merrick I. Ross, Barry W. Feig, Geoffrey L. Robb, and Henry M. Kuerer

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Pancreaticoduodenectomy with vascular resection: margin status and survival duration, Jennifer F. Tseng, Chandrajit P. Raut, Jeffrey E. Lee, Peter W. T. Pisters, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey, Eddie K. Abdalla, Henry F. Gomez, Charlotte C. Sun, Christopher H. Crane, Robert A. Wolff, and Douglas B. Evans

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PMP24, a gene identified by MSRF, undergoes DNA hypermethylation-associated gene silencing during cancer progression in an LNCaP model, Mengchu Wu and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Dynamic regulation of estrogen receptor-beta expression by DNA methylation during prostate cancer development and metastasis, Xuegong Zhu, Irwin Leav, Yuet-Kin Leung, Mengchu Wu, Qin Liu, Ying Gao, John E. McNeal, and Shuk-Mei Ho

Publications from 2003

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Temporal trends in prevention of venous thromboembolism following primary total hip or knee arthroplasty 1996-2001: findings from the Hip and Knee Registry, Frederick A. Anderson, Jack Hirsh, Kami White, and Robert H. Fitzgerald Jr

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The cleaved peptide of PAR1 is a more potent stimulant of platelet-endothelial cell adhesion than is thrombin, R. Brannon Claytor, Alan D. Michelson, Jian-Ming Li, Andrew L. Frelinger III, Michael J. Rohrer, Charles S. C. Garnette, Marc R. Barnard, Lori A. Krueger, and Mark I. Furman

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Prevention of descending pneumonia in rts with perflubron-delivered tobramycin, Eric W. Dickson, Gary V. Doern, Leo Trevino, Michelle Mazzoni, and Stephen O. Heard

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Estrogen, progesterone and epithelial ovarian cancer, Shuk-Mei Ho

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Profiling follicle stimulating hormone-induced gene expression changes in normal and malignant human ovarian surface epithelial cells, Shuk-Mei Ho, Kin-Mang Lau, Samuel C. Mok, and Viqar Syed

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Correlation between hearing loss and scala media area in guinea pigs with long-standing endolymphatic hydrops, Morgan E. Hott, Martin Graham, Lawrence J. Bonassar, and Cliff A. Megerian

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Age-associated changes in histology and gene-expression profile in the rat ventral prostate, Kin-Mang Lau, Neville N. C. Tam, Christopher J. Thompson, Robert Y. S. Cheng, Yuet-Kin Leung, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Comparison of outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes with and without atrial fibrillation, Rajendra H. Mehta, Omar H. Dabbous, Christopher B. Granger, Polina Kuznetsova, Eva M. Kline-Rogers, Frederick A. Anderson, Keith A. A. Fox, Joel M. Gore, Robert J. Goldberg, and Kim A. Eagle

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Branched fatty acids in dairy and beef products markedly enhance alpha-methylacyl-CoA racemase expression in prostate cancer cells in vitro, James A. Mobley, Irwin Leav, Patrick J. Zielie, Chad Wotkowitz, James E. Evans, Ying-Wai Lam, Byung Suk L'Esperance, Zhong Jiang, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Predictors of major bleeding in acute coronary syndromes: the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE), Mauro Moscucci, Keith A. A. Fox, Christopher P. Cannon, Werner Klein, José López-Sendón, Gilles Montalescot, Kami White, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Estrogen receptor-beta expression in human testicular germ cell tumors, Vernon M. Pais, Irwin Leav, Kin-Mang Lau, Zhong Jiang, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Predictors of complication and suboptimal weight loss after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a series of 188 patients, Richard A. Perugini, Robin Mason, Donald R. Czerniach, Yuri W. Novitsky, Stephen P. Baker, Demetrius E. M. Litwin, and John J. Kelly

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Noninvasive, near infrared spectroscopic-measured muscle pH and PO2 indicate tissue perfusion for cardiac surgical patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass, Babs R. Soller, Patrick O. Idwasi, Jorge Balaguer, Steven Levin, Sinan A. Simsir, Thomas J. Vander Salm, Helen Collette, and Stephen O. Heard

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Investigation of muscle pH as an indicator of liver pH and injury from hemorrhagic shock, Babs R. Soller, Tania N. Khan, Janice Favreau, Charles Hsi, Juan Carlos Puyana, and Stephen O. Heard

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Androgenic regulation of oxidative stress in the rat prostate: involvement of NAD(P)H oxidases and antioxidant defense machinery during prostatic involution and regrowth, Neville N. C. Tam, Ying Gao, Yuet-Kin Leung, and Shuk-Mei Ho

Publications from 2002

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Expression of estrogen receptor beta in the fetal, neonatal, and prepubertal human prostate, Jason Y. Adams, Irwin Leav, Kin-Mang Lau, Shuk-Mei Ho, and Solveig M.V. Pflueger

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Revascularization, stenting, and outcomes of patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock, Harold L. Dauerman, Robert J. Goldberg, Kami White, Joel M. Gore, Immad Sadiq, Enrique P. Gurfinkel, Andrzej Budaj, Esteban Lopez de Sa, and José López-Sendón

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Liquid ventilation with perflubron in the treatment of rats with pneumococcal pneumonia, Eric W. Dickson, Stephen O. Heard, Thomas E. Tarara, Jeffry G. Weers, Angela B. Brueggemann, and Gary V. Doern

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DNA microarrays in prostate cancer, Shuk-Mei Ho and Kin-Mang Lau

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Is the use of a bougie necessary for laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication, Yuri W. Novitsky, Kent W. Kercher, Mark P. Callery, Donald R. Czerniach, John J. Kelly, and Demetrius E. M. Litwin

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Platelet-monocyte aggregates in patients with chronic venous insufficiency remain elevated following correction of reflux, Michael J. Rohrer, R. Brannon Claytor, Charles S. C. Garnette, Craig C. Powell, Marc R. Barnard, Mark I. Furman, and Alan D. Michelson

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Air dissipation in saline breast implants, Andres Schanzer and Granger B. Wong

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Early intervention in planning end-of-life care with ambulatory geriatric patients: results of a pilot trial, Carolyn E. Schwartz, H. Brownell Wheeler, Bernard Hammes, Noreen Basque, Jean Edmunds, George W. Reed, Yunsheng Ma, Lynn Li, Patricia Tabloski, and Julianne Yanko

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Impact of aspirin on presentation and hospital outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes (The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events [GRACE]), Frederick A. Spencer, Jose J. Santopinto, Joel M. Gore, Robert J. Goldberg, Keith A. A. Fox, Mauro Moscucci, Kami White, and Enrique P. Gurfinkel

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Reproductive hormone-induced, STAT3-mediated interleukin 6 action in normal and malignant human ovarian surface epithelial cells, Viqar Syed, Gregory Ulinski, Samuel C. Mok, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Gene expression profiling of testosterone and estradiol-17 beta-induced prostatic dysplasia in Noble rats and response to the antiestrogen ICI 182,780, Christopher J. Thompson, Neville N. C. Tam, Jennifer M. Joyce, Irwin Leav, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Adenovirus-mediated delivery of a soluble form of the VEGF receptor Flk1 delays the growth of murine and human pancreatic adenocarcinoma in mice, Jennifer F. Tseng, Filip A. Farnebo, Oliver Kisker, Christian M. Becker, Calvin J. Kuo, Judah Folkman, and Richard C. Mulligan

Publications from 2001

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Laser scanning cytometry: a novel method for the detection of platelet--endothelial cell adhesion, R. Brannon Claytor, Jian-ming Li, Mark I. Furman, Charles S. C. Garnette, Michael J. Rohrer, Marc R. Barnard, Lori A. Krueger, Andrew L. Frelinger III, and Alan D. Michelson

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Causes of perioperative stroke after carotid endarterectomy: special considerations in symptomatic patients, G. R. Jacobowitz, Caron B. Rockman, Patrick J. Lamparello, Mark A. Adelman, Andres Schanzer, David Woo, Ronnie Landis, Paul J. Gagne, Thomas S. Riles, and Anthony M. Imparato

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Impact of cell swelling on proliferative signal transduction in the liver, Robin D. Kim, Gary S. Stein, and Ravi S. Chari

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Antenatally diagnosed cloacal exstrophy variant with intravesical phallus in a twin pregnancy, Yegappan Lakshmanan, Paula B. Bellin, Anne M. Gilroy, and Leo C.T. Fung

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The use of smaller, more flexible chest drains following open heart surgery : an initial evaluation, Robert A. Lancey, Gaca Charlene, and Thomas J. Vander Salm

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Estrogen and Antiestrogen Actions on Human Prostate Cancer: A Dissertation, Kin-Mang Lau

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Comparative studies of the estrogen receptors beta and alpha and the androgen receptor in normal human prostate glands, dysplasia, and in primary and metastatic carcinoma, Irwin Leav, Kin-Mang Lau, Jason Y. Adams, John E. McNeal, Mary-Ellen Taplin, Jianfu Wang, Hema Singh, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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A novel approach in treating recurrent bilateral hepaticojejunostomy biliary strictures post-liver transplantation: Successful use of Simpson's atherectomy device, Amar Rajadhyaksha, Ducksoo Kim, Ravi Chari, Joseph J. Frassica, William A. Primack, and Eliezer Katz

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Internal jugular vein thrombosis in association with the ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, Andres Schanzer, Caron B. Rockman, G. R. Jacobowitz, and Thomas S. Riles

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Simultaneous measurement of hepatic tissue pH, venous oxygen saturation and hemoglobin by near infrared spectroscopy, Babs R. Soller, Ndumiso A. Cingo, Juan Carlos Puyana, Tania N. Khan, Charles Hsi, H Kim, Janice Favreau, and Stephen O. Heard

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Application of fiberoptic sensors for the study of hepatic dysoxia in swine hemorrhagic shock, Babs R. Soller, Stephen O. Heard, Ndumiso A. Cingo, Charles Hsi, Janice Favreau, Tania N. Khan, Randy R. Ross, and Juan Carlos Puyana

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Expression of gonadotropin receptor and growth responses to key reproductive hormones in normal and malignant human ovarian surface epithelial cells, Viqar Syed, Gregory Ulinski, Samuel C. Mok, Gary K. Yiu, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Clinical review 134: The endocrinology of prostate cancer, Mary-Ellen Taplin and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Expression of RFG/ELE1alpha/ARA70 in normal and malignant prostatic epithelial cell cultures and lines: regulation by methylation and sex steroids, Seshadri Tekur, Kin-Mang Lau, John P. Long, Kerry L. Burnstein, and Shuk-Mei Ho

Publications from 2000

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Hypomania from the left frontal AVM resection, Sheldon Benjamin, Daniel Kirsch, T. Visscher, Kaan R. Ozbayrak, and John P. Weaver

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Exaggerated human monocyte IL-10 concomitant to minimal TNF-alpha induction by heat-shock protein 27 (Hsp27) suggests Hsp27 is primarily an antiinflammatory stimulus, Asit K. De, Karen Kodys, Berhan S. Yeh, and Carol L. Miller-Graziano

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Acceptance of an ABO-incompatible mismatched (AB(+) to O(+)) liver allograft with the use of daclizumab and mycophenolate mofetil, W. Christopher Fang, John R. Saltzman, Sarah Rososhansky, Gyongyi Szabo, Stephen O. Heard, Barbara F. Banner, Ravi Chari, and Eliezer Katz

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Expression of estrogen receptor (ER)-alpha and ER-beta in normal and malignant prostatic epithelial cells: regulation by methylation and involvement in growth regulation, Kin-Mang Lau, Mark LaSpina, John P. Long, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Generation and characterization of hammerhead ribozymes targeting rodent metallothionein-I and -II ribonucleic acid, Kai-Fai Lee, Kin-Mang Lau, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Recombinant thrombomodulin inhibits arterial smooth muscle cell proliferation induced by thrombin, Jian-ming Li, Charles S. C. Garnette, Mitchell Cahn, R. Brannon Claytor, Michael J. Rohrer, James G. Dobson Jr., Bruce Gerlitz, and Bruce S. Cutler

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Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS) with the HandPort system: initial experience with 68 patients, Demetrius E. M. Litwin, Ara Darzi, Jacek Jakimowicz, John J. Kelly, Dag Arvidsson, Paul Hansen, Mark P. Callery, Ronald Denis, Dennis L. Fowler, David S. Medich, Michael J. O'Reilly, Henry Atlas, Jacques M. Himpens, Lee L. Swanstrom, Elias J. Arous, Piet Pattyn, Steven M. Yood, Rocco Ricciardi, Andras Sandor, and William C. Meyers

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Outpatient tympanomastoidectomy: factors affecting hospital admission, Cliff A. Megerian, Jackie Reily, Frank M. O'Connell, and Stephen O. Heard

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A new device to limit extravasation during contrast-enhanced CT, Craig C. Powell, Jian-ming Li, Louis Rodino, and Frederick A. Anderson

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Altered expression of BRCA1, BRCA2, and a newly identified BRCA2 exon 12 deletion variant in malignant human ovarian, prostate, and breast cancer cell lines, Christine Rauh-Adelmann, Kin-Mang Lau, Nari Sabeti, John P. Long, Samuel C. Mok, and Shuk-Mei Ho

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Immediate reexploration for the perioperative neurologic event after carotid endarterectomy: is it worthwhile, Caron B. Rockman, G. R. Jacobowitz, Patrick J. Lamparello, Mark A. Adelman, David Woo, Andres Schanzer, Paul J. Gagne, Ronnie Landis, and Thomas S. Riles