Julie Ann Sosa

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Treatment patterns of aging Americans with differentiated thyroid cancer
    Henry S Park
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Cancer 116:20-30. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Thyroidectomy followed by fosbretabulin (CA4P) combination regimen appears to suggest improvement in patient survival in anaplastic thyroid cancer
    Julie A Sosa
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 152:1078-87. 2012
  3. pmc Leiomyosarcoma of the adrenal vein: a novel approach to surgical resection
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 5:109. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, TMP 2, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Oncol 12:125-34. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid cancer
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 204, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 15:585-601. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in clinical and economic outcomes from thyroidectomy
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Ann Surg 246:1083-91. 2007
  7. doi request reprint To stimulate or withdraw? A cost-utility analysis of recombinant human thyrotropin versus thyroxine withdrawal for radioiodine ablation in patients with low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer in the United States
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1672-80. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid cancer: are practice patterns in the United States discordant from American Thyroid Association guidelines?
    Babita Panigrahi
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:1490-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Race as a predictor of morbidity, mortality, and neurologic events after carotid endarterectomy
    Hilary A Brown
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06510, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1325-30. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Outcomes from 3144 adrenalectomies in the United States: which matters more, surgeon volume or specialty?
    Henry S Park
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1060-7. 2009

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Publications58

  1. doi request reprint Treatment patterns of aging Americans with differentiated thyroid cancer
    Henry S Park
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Cancer 116:20-30. 2010
    ..In the current study, the authors assessed the use of thyroidectomy and RAI among elderly patients with DTC and the effects on survival...
  2. doi request reprint Thyroidectomy followed by fosbretabulin (CA4P) combination regimen appears to suggest improvement in patient survival in anaplastic thyroid cancer
    Julie A Sosa
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 152:1078-87. 2012
    ..Anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC) is an aggressive neoplasm for which a paucity of data exist about the relative role of operative procedures in disease management...
  3. pmc Leiomyosarcoma of the adrenal vein: a novel approach to surgical resection
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 5:109. 2007
    ..Leiomyosarcomas arising from the adrenal vein are rare malignancies associated with delayed diagnosis and poor prognosis. The most common vascular site of origin is the inferior vena cava...
  4. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, TMP 2, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Oncol 12:125-34. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid cancer
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 204, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 15:585-601. 2006
    ..Research efforts should focus on the genetic and molecular underpinnings of PTC, as these would facilitate the identification of additional prognostic factors and potential targets for novel therapies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in clinical and economic outcomes from thyroidectomy
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Ann Surg 246:1083-91. 2007
    ..Thyroid disease is common, and thyroidectomy is a mainstay of treatment for many benign and malignant thyroid conditions. Overall, thyroidectomy is associated with favorable outcomes, particularly if experienced surgeons perform it...
  7. doi request reprint To stimulate or withdraw? A cost-utility analysis of recombinant human thyrotropin versus thyroxine withdrawal for radioiodine ablation in patients with low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer in the United States
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1672-80. 2010
    ..European studies have shown that use of rhTSH vs. thyroid hormone withdrawal is a cost-effective method for preparing patients for ablation...
  8. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid cancer: are practice patterns in the United States discordant from American Thyroid Association guidelines?
    Babita Panigrahi
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:1490-8. 2010
    ..This study benchmarked national practice patterns against 2009 American Thyroid Association (ATA) guidelines for MTC regarding use of thyroidectomy, lymphadenectomy, radioactive iodine (RAI), and external-beam radiotherapy (EBRT)...
  9. doi request reprint Race as a predictor of morbidity, mortality, and neurologic events after carotid endarterectomy
    Hilary A Brown
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06510, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1325-30. 2013
    ..Racial disparities in the outcomes of patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy (CEA) have been reported. We sought to examine the contemporary relationship between race and outcomes and to report postdischarge events after CEA...
  10. doi request reprint Outcomes from 3144 adrenalectomies in the United States: which matters more, surgeon volume or specialty?
    Henry S Park
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1060-7. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of surgeon volume and specialty on clinical and economic outcomes after adrenalectomy...
  11. doi request reprint The management of thyroid nodules in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Surg Res 154:317-23. 2009
    ..With the increasing use of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP), there is no standard approach for the management of incidental thyroid nodules in pHPT patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Filling a void: thyroid cancer surgery information on the internet
    Heather Yeo
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    World J Surg 31:1185-91; discussion 1192-3. 2007
    ..Many patients use the Internet for health-related decisions. Our purposes were to measure the quality of thyroid cancer surgery information on the Internet, and to identify quality predictors...
  13. doi request reprint A population-based study of outcomes from thyroidectomy in aging Americans: at what cost?
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:1097-105. 2008
    ..We wanted to evaluate clinical and economic outcomes after thyroidectomy in patients 65 years of age and older, with special analyses of those aged 80 years and older, in the US...
  14. doi request reprint To supplement or not to supplement: a cost-utility analysis of calcium and vitamin D repletion in patients after thyroidectomy
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1293-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incremental cost utility of routine versus selective calcium and vitamin D supplementation after total or completion thyroidectomy...
  15. doi request reprint The effects of serum calcium and parathyroid hormone changes on psychological and cognitive function in patients undergoing parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Sanziana A Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg 253:131-7. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint ATA practice guidelines for the treatment of differentiated thyroid cancer: were they followed in the United States?
    Olatokunbo M Famakinwa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 199:189-98. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to benchmark national practice patterns against American Thyroid Association guidelines for thyroidectomy, lymphadenectomy, and radioactive iodine (RAI) for differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC)...
  17. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid carcinoma without marked elevation of calcitonin: a diagnostic and surveillance dilemma
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Thyroid 18:889-94. 2008
    ..He remains disease-free 12 months after surgery. We review the literature on calcitonin-negative MTC and discuss methods of postoperative surveillance in this subset of patients...
  18. doi request reprint Clinical and economic outcomes of thyroid and parathyroid surgery in children
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:3058-65. 2008
    ..Clinical and economic outcomes after thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy in adults have demonstrated disparities based on patient age and race/ethnicity; there is a paucity of literature on pediatric endocrine outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Outcomes of endovascular and open treatment for chronic mesenteric ischemia
    Jeffrey E Indes
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 16:624-30. 2009
    ..To measure contemporary practice patterns and compare outcomes of open and endovascular repair for chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI)...
  20. doi request reprint Prognosis of primary thyroid lymphoma: demographic, clinical, and pathologic predictors of survival in 1,408 cases
    Amanda Graff-Baker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 146:1105-15. 2009
    ..There is a paucity of data regarding prognosis of primary thyroid lymphoma (PTL), with only case reports and institutional series reported. This is the first population-based study of PTL in the United States...
  21. doi request reprint Central lymph node dissection in patients with papillary thyroid cancer: a population level analysis of 14,257 cases
    Chineme Enyioha
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Surg 205:655-61. 2013
    ..This study analyzes the impact of demographics and tumor size on the use of central compartment lymph node dissection (CLND) for papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) in the United States...
  22. doi request reprint Primary leiomyosarcoma of the thyroid gland
    Tracy S Wang
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    Thyroid 18:425-8. 2008
    ..We review the literature on leiomyosarcoma of the thyroid, including the differential diagnoses, pathology, and alternative treatment strategies, including surgery and adjuvant therapy...
  23. doi request reprint Age matters: a study of clinical and economic outcomes following cholecystectomy in elderly Americans
    Sreyram Kuy
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 201:789-96. 2011
    ..Gallstone disease increases with age. The aims of this study were to measure short-term outcomes from cholecystectomy in hospitalized elderly patients, assess the effect of age, and identify predictors of outcomes...
  24. doi request reprint Outcomes following thyroid and parathyroid surgery in pregnant women
    Sreyram Kuy
    Department of Surgery, Division of Endocrine Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Arch Surg 144:399-406; discussion 406. 2009
    ..To perform the first population-based measurement of clinical and economic outcomes after thyroid and parathyroid surgery in pregnant women and identify the characteristics of this population and the predictors of outcome...
  25. doi request reprint Impact of family and gender on career goals: results of a national survey of 4586 surgery residents
    Kate V Viola
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Arch Surg 145:418-24. 2010
    ..To determine how marriage, children, and gender influence US categorical general surgery residents' perceptions of their profession and motivations for specialty training...
  26. doi request reprint Rehospitalization among elderly patients with thyroid cancer after thyroidectomy are prevalent and costly
    Charles T Tuggle
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2816-23. 2010
    ..S. population. Reducing rates of rehospitalization would lower cost and improve quality of care. This is the first study to report population-level information characterizing rehospitalization after thyroidectomy among the elderly...
  27. doi request reprint "Join the club": effect of resident and attending social interactions on overall satisfaction among 4390 general surgery residents
    Michael C Sullivan
    Departments of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Arch Surg 147:408-14. 2012
    ..To investigate which residents develop successful collegial relationships with attending physicians and to determine how social interactions affect residency satisfaction...
  28. doi request reprint Same-day thyroidectomy: a review of practice patterns and outcomes for 1,168 procedures in New York State
    Charles T Tuggle
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1035-40. 2011
    ..There has been a shift of procedures from the inpatient to the outpatient setting. Same-day thyroidectomy (SDT) has been reported in high-volume single-institution series, but few studies have evaluated its widespread use...
  29. doi request reprint Calcitonin measurement in the evaluation of thyroid nodules in the United States: a cost-effectiveness and decision analysis
    Kevin Cheung
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2173-80. 2008
    ..Calcitonin screening for MTC has not been recommended in recent U.S. practice guidelines...
  30. ncbi request reprint The maturation of a specialty: Workforce projections for endocrine surgery
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Surgery 142:876-83. 2007
    ..Fellowship programs will lead to more specialty-trained endocrine surgeons. We make projections for the supply of endocrine surgeons and demand for endocrine procedures over the next 15 years...
  31. ncbi request reprint Total thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:701-7. 2006
    ..This recommendation comes with the caveat that total thyroidectomy must be performed safely, since there is evidence that surgeon volume is associated with patient outcomes...
  32. doi request reprint Optimal surgical management of well-differentiated thyroid cancer arising in struma ovarii: a series of 4 patients and a review of 53 reported cases
    Jennifer L Marti
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Thyroid 22:400-6. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that in patients with thyroid cancer arising within struma ovarii, pelvic surgery alone would be sufficient, provided there is no evidence of gross extra-ovarian extension...
  33. doi request reprint Spontaneous adrenal hemorrhage with associated masses: etiology and management in 6 cases and a review of 133 reported cases
    Jennifer L Marti
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 202, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    World J Surg 36:75-82. 2012
    ..Our objectives were to describe six cases from a single institution and to perform a literature review of the etiology of the condition and recommended management of patients with hemorrhagic adrenal masses...
  34. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration of poorly differentiated oxyphilic (Hürthle cell) thyroid carcinoma: a case report
    Mohiedean Ghofrani
    Cytology Division, Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8023, USA
    Acta Cytol 50:560-2. 2006
    ..Although the histology of these rare thyroid tumors has been reported in the literature, the cytologic features on fine needle aspiration biopsy have not been described before...
  35. doi request reprint Predictors of outcomes following pediatric thyroid and parathyroid surgery
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 21:23-8. 2009
    ..Recent studies have demonstrated racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in adults undergoing thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy. To date, few studies have examined outcomes in children undergoing cervical endocrine surgery...
  36. doi request reprint Multinodular goiter and primary hyperparathyroidism: a circuitous route to diagnosing metastatic uveal melanoma
    Constantine G A Theoharis
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Endocr Pathol 19:294-8. 2008
    ..This is a report of uveal melanoma metastatic to both a parathyroid adenoma and a nodular hyperplastic thyroid. Additionally, this case serves to display the unusual metastatic potential of uveal melanoma...
  37. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid cancer: early detection and novel treatments
    Sanziana Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 21:5-10. 2009
    ..We review the most recent studies on the molecular biology, calcitonin screening, diagnosis, imaging, and treatment of MTC...
  38. doi request reprint Early clinical and economic outcomes of patients undergoing living donor nephrectomy in the United States
    Amy L Friedman
    Department of Surgery, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Arch Surg 145:356-62; discussion 362. 2010
    ..Case series and center surveys exist, but national aggregate data are lacking. We sought to determine predictors of early clinical and economic outcomes following living donor nephrectomy...
  39. doi request reprint A Meta-analysis of the Effect of Prophylactic Central Compartment Neck Dissection on Locoregional Recurrence Rates in Patients with Papillary Thyroid Cancer
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3477-83. 2013
    ..It is not known whether prophylactic central compartment neck dissection (pCCND) in conjunction with total thyroidectomy decreases rates of locoregional recurrence in patients with papillary thyroid cancer (PTC)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Parathyroidectomy improves neurocognitive deficits in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Sanziana A Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 138:1121-8; discussion 1128-9. 2005
    ..Clinical guidelines for the treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) often suggest parathyroidectomy, but generally fail to consider neurocognitive and psychiatric symptoms because of the relative paucity of evidence...
  41. doi request reprint The molecular diagnosis and management of thyroid neoplasms
    Constantine Theoharis
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 24:35-41. 2012
    ..We focus this review on the molecular techniques used in the diagnosis of thyroid cancer, especially BRAF, and the resulting management considerations that are raised...
  42. doi request reprint Attitudes, training experiences, and professional expectations of US general surgery residents: a national survey
    Heather Yeo
    Division of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    JAMA 302:1301-8. 2009
    ..Despite the importance of resident perspectives in designing effective responses to these pressures, understanding of residents' views is limited...
  43. doi request reprint Outcomes following cholecystectomy in pregnant and nonpregnant women
    Sreyram Kuy
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 146:358-66. 2009
    ..This study is the first population-based measurement of outcomes after cholecystectomy during pregnancy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Functional paragangliomas presenting as primary liver tumors
    Sanziana A Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    South Med J 100:195-6. 2007
  45. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes of 5358 patients undergoing direct open bypass or endovascular treatment for aortoiliac occlusive disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jeffrey E Indes
    1 Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 20:443-55. 2013
    ....
  46. pmc Pediatric thyroid disease: when is surgery necessary, and who should be operating on our children?
    Christopher Breuer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 5:79-85. 2013
    ..These surgeons should work as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes pediatric endocrinologists and anesthesiologists, pediatricians, nuclear medicine physicians, and pathologists to afford children the best clinical outcomes...
  47. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and cognitive aspects of primary hyperparathyroidism
    Sanziana Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 19:1-5. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of medullary thyroid carcinoma: demographic, clinical, and pathologic predictors of survival in 1252 cases
    Sanziana Roman
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Cancer 107:2134-42. 2006
    ..Therefore, the authors used the population-based Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) registry to update what to their knowledge is one of the largest series of patients with MTC reported to date...
  49. ncbi request reprint Outdated and incomplete: a review of thyroid cancer on the World Wide Web
    Mamie Air
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Thyroid 17:259-65. 2007
    ..To evaluate the most frequently searched thyroid cancer websites for completeness, accuracy, and consumer friendliness...
  50. ncbi request reprint Novel chemotherapy options for advanced thyroid tumors: small molecules offer great hope
    Hari A Deshpande
    Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 20:19-24. 2008
    ..This review will focus on the advances made in the treatment of advanced thyroid cancer, the commonest of endocrine malignancies...
  51. doi request reprint Screening colonoscopy and fecal occult blood testing practice patterns: a population-based survey of gastroenterologists
    Federico Rossi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:1089-94. 2008
    ..Gastroenterologists' acceptance of 10-year intervals between colonoscopies and interim utilization of fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) is largely unknown...
  52. doi request reprint Primary thyroid lymphoma: a review of recent developments in diagnosis and histology-driven treatment
    Amanda Graff-Baker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 22:17-22. 2010
    ..This article reviews the diagnosis, histologic subtypes, pathogenesis, and treatment of PTL, with the objective of optimizing diagnosis and management of the disease...
  53. doi request reprint Trends and outcomes of endovascular and open treatment for traumatic thoracic aortic injury
    Frederik H W Jonker
    Department of Surgery and Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:565-71. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluated the trends and outcomes of open surgery and TEVAR for TTAI in New York State...
  54. doi request reprint Telementoring: a multi-institutional experience with the introduction of a novel surgical approach for adrenalectomy
    Sarah Treter
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2754-8. 2013
    ..Issues regarding utility, regulation, and future directions of telementoring are addressed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Adult nesidioblastosis. Clinicopathologic correlation between pre-operative selective arterial calcium stimulation studies and post-operative pathologic findings
    Barton Kenney
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    JOP 9:504-11. 2008
    ..Overall, seventy-three cases of nesidioblastosis have been described in the English literature since the entity was first described by Laidlaw in 1938, and only a minute fraction of these have occurred in children...
  56. ncbi request reprint The general public's concerns about clinical risk in live kidney donation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:186-93. 2002
    ..Efforts to educate the public regarding live donation might help assuage fears and attract those who may not otherwise donate...
  57. ncbi request reprint Understanding disparities in donor behavior: race and gender differences in willingness to donate blood and cadaveric organs
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Med Care 40:85-95. 2002
    ..Few studies have examined which factors are most important in explaining race and gender disparities in willingness to donate...
  58. ncbi request reprint Determinants of willingness to donate living related and cadaveric organs: identifying opportunities for intervention
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Transplantation 73:1683-91. 2002
    ..It is also not known which factors might be most responsible for low rates of cadaveric and living related donation among the general public...