Pediatric Surgery Presentations and Research

This quarterly report is a summary of the monthly Faculty Research Newsletter. Journal links may require subscriptions or a log-in through the Columbia library while PubMed links are accessible to all.

Presentations

October 2017

The American Academy of Pediatrics 2017 Annual Meeting
Chicago, Illinois, September 15-17, 2017 (Surgical section)

  • Shieh HF, Ahmed A, Rohrer L, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Donor Mesenchymal Stem Cell Kinetics after Transamniotic Stem Cell Therapy (TRASCET) for Experimental Spina Bifida.
  • Shieh HF, Ahmed A, Fauza DO. Segmental Intestinal Resurfacing: A Potential Novel Strategy for Engineered Esophageal Replacement.

September 2017

26th annual meeting, International Pediatric Endosurgery Group
London, United Kingdom, July 19-22, 2017

  • Zitsman J. Conversion From Adolescent Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding to Sleeve Gastrectomy

July 2017

50th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Seattle, WA, May 28-June 1, 2017

  • Shieh HF, Ahmed A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Induced Chemotaxis and Haptotaxis of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells: A Comparison of Clinically Relevant Cell Sources.
  • Shieh HF, Estroff JA, Barnewolt CE, Zurakowski D, Tan WH, Buchmiller TL. Prenatal Imaging Throughout Gestation in Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome.

June 2017

27th Annual Meeting of the Society of Black Academic Surgeons
Chicago, IL, April 27-29, 2017

  • Cherease Street, BS, Shunpei Okochi, MD, Sunjay M. Barton, BS, Debarshi Banerjee, PhD, Robyn D. Gartrell, MD, Yan Lu, MD, Darrell J. Yamashiro, MD, PhD, Eileen P.
  • Connolly, MD, PhD, Angela Kadenhe-Chiweshe, MD Combined high dose radiation therapy and checkpoint blockade inhibits tumor growth and potentiates immune cell infiltrate in a syngeneic murine model of neuroblastoma.

American Association of Thoracic Surgery Centennial
Boston, MA, 2017

  • Shieh HF, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Visner GA, Manfredi MA, Jennings RW, Baird CW. Descending Aortopexy and Posterior Tracheopexy for Severe Tracheomalacia and Left Mainstem Bronchomalacia.

48th Annual Meeting American Pediatric Surgical Association
May 4-7, 2017, Hollywood, FL

  • Graham CD, Shieh HF, Karabas M, Zurakowski D, Hansen A, Fauza DO. Hydrostatic Intraluminal Esophageal Stretch: Prototype Fabrication and Initial Safety Testing in a Large Animal Model.
  • Lynnch L, Schapiro D, Shek J, Breitfeller E, Zitsman JL, Byrne EJ. Weight Loss Surgery Decreases Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension in 9 year old Female with Pseudo Tumor Cerebri and BMI >99%ile for Sex and Age.
  • Okochi S, Bain JM, Street C, Shakoor A, Streltsova S, Aspelund G, Cheung EW, Middlesworth W. Outcomes of continuous electroencephalographic monitoring on pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation patients.
  • Okachi S, Street C, Barton SM, Banerjee D, Gartrell RD, Lu Y, Yamashiro DJ, Connolloy EP, Kadenhe-Chiweshe A. Sustained inhibition of tumor growth by combined high dose radiation and checkpoint blockage in a syngeneic mouse model of high-risk neuroblastoma.
  • Shieh HF, Ahmed A, Tracy SA, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Fetal Bone Marrow Homing of Donor Mesenchymal Stem Cells after Transamniotic Stem Cell Therapy (TRASCET).
  • Shieh HF, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Visner GA, Manfredi MA, Baird CW, Jennings RW. Posterior Tracheopexy for Severe Tracheomalacia Associated with Esophageal Atresia (EA): Primary Treatment at the Time of Initial EA Repair Versus Secondary Treatment.

May 2017

CUMC
April 19-22, 2017, New York, NY

  • Krikhely A and Zitsman J, Faculty. Obesity: Etiology, Prevention and Treatment.

April 2017

33rd Annual Children's National Symposium: ECMO and the Advanced Therapies for Respiratory Failure
February 26-March 2, 2017, Keystone, CO

  • Okochi S, Tam S, Schad C, Street C, Streltsova S, Shakoor A, Collins C, Middlesworth W, Duron V. Risk Factors for Pressure Ulcer Development in Pediatric Patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.

12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress
February 7-9, 2017, Las Vegas, NV

  • Tam S, Mobargha A, Tobias J, Schad C, Okochi S, Shakoor A, Middlesworth W, Duron V. Risk Factors for Pressure Ulcer Development in Pediatric Patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.

November 2016

4th Annual Meeting of The Obesity Society and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
October 31 - November 4, 2016, New Orleans, LA

  • Cameo T, Zitsman J, Turkyolu B, Zhang C, Vuguin P, Williams K, Oberfield SE, Fennoy I, Glucose Homeostasis and β-Cell Function in Adolescents after Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding vs. Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
  • Zitsman J, Breitfeller E, Lynch L, Woo-Baidal J, Sysko R, Fennoy I. Short Term Weight Loss Following Sleeve Gastrectomy in Adolescents with Morbid Obesity vs Super Obesity.

Publications

September 2017

  • O'Brien C, Monteagudo J, Schad C, Cheung E, Middlesworth W. Centrifugal pumps and hemolysis in pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) patients: An analysis of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) registry data. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jun;52(6):975-978.
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July 2017

  • Shieh HF, Jennings RW. Long-gap esophageal atresia. Semin Pediatr Surg 2017; 26(2): 72-7.
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June 2017

  • Feng C, Graham CD, Shieh HF, Brazzo JA 3rd, Connors JP, Rohrer L, Papadakis A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) in a leporine model of gastroschisis. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jan;52(1):30-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.10.016. Epub 2016 Oct 26.
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  • Graham CD, Shieh HF, Brazzo JA 3rd, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Donor mesenchymal stem cells home to maternal wounds after transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) in a rodent model. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Mar 18. pii: S0022-3468(17)30176-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.03.027. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Shieh HF, Jennings RW. Three-dimensional printing of external airway splints for tracheomalacia. J Thorac Dis 2017; 9(3): 414-6.
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  • Shieh HF, Barnewolt CE, Wilson JM, Zurakowski D, Connolly SA, Estroff JA, Zalieckas J, Smithers CJ, Buchmiller TL. Percent predicted lung volume changes on fetal magnetic resonance imaging throughout gestation in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Mar 16. pii: S0022-3468(17)30162-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.03.013. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Shieh HF, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Rhein LM, Manfredi MA, Baird CW, Jennings RW. Posterior tracheopexy for severe tracheomalacia. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Mar 18. pii: S0022-3468(17)30167-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.03.018. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Shieh HF, Graham CD, Brazzo JA 3rd, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Comparisons of human amniotic mesenchymal stem cell viability in FDA-approved collagen-based scaffolds: Implications for engineered diaphragmatic replacement. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Mar 16. pii: S0022-3468(17)30173-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.03.024. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Shieh HF, Wilson JM, Sheils CA, Smithers CJ, Kharasch VS, Becker RE, Studley M, Morash D, Buchmiller TL. Does the ex utero intrapartum treatment to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation procedure change morbidity outcomes for high-risk congenital diaphragmatic hernia survivors? J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jan;52(1):22-25
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April 2017

Books

  • Relles D, Jeffrey Zitsman J "Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents" to the 2nd edition of the textbook Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis and Treatment. (Springer International Publishing AG) Editors: Michael Freemark ISBN: 978-1-60327-873-7 (Print) 978-1-60327-874-4 (Online).
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February 2017

  • Farkouh-Karoleski C, Najaf T, Wynn J, Aspelund G, Chung WK, Stolar CJ, Mychaliska GB, Warner BW, Wagner AJ, Cusick RA, Lim FY, Schindel DT, Potoka D, Azarow K, Cotten CM, Hesketh A, Soffer S, Crombleholme T, Needelman H. A definition of gentle ventilation in congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a survey of neonatologists and pediatric surgeons. J Perinat Med. 2017 Jan 28. pii: /j/jpme.ahead-of-print/jpm-2016-0271/jpm-2016-0271.xml. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2016-0271. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Schad CA, Fallon BP, Monteagudo J, Okochi S, Cheung EW, Morrissey NJ, KadenheChiweshe AV, Aspelund G, Stylianos S, Middlesworth W. Routine Use of Distal Arterial Perfusion in Pediatric Femoral Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Artif Organs. 2017 Jan;41(1):11-16. doi: 10.1111/aor.12861.
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December 2016

Ko RR, Pinyavat T, Stylianos S, Lambert SM, Anderson RC, Gallin PF, Maxwell LG, Ward CG, Deshpande JK, Houck CS. Optimal Timing of Surgical Procedures in Pediatric Patients. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2016 Oct;28(4):395-399.
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