Thoracic 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

September 2017

25th meeting of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons Innsbruck
Austria, May 29, 2017

  • Lambert D, Vandenberge J, Borczuk A, Sonett J. Extra-nodal extension in N1 and N2 lymph node regions may be a predictor of survival in resected nonsmall cell lung cancer.

February 2017

Annual Meeting of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Houston
January 21-25, 2017

  • Adams CW, Bachetta M. Improving Combat Casualty Care: The Use of Golden Hour Offset Trauma (GHOST) Surgical Teams and Group O Low-Titer Whole Blood Transfusion in the Field.
  • D'Ovidio F. Donors After Circulatory Death for Lung Transplantation: North American Perspective.

December 2016

62nd Annual Meeting Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, Naples, Florida
November 2016

  • Costa J, Sreekandh S, Shah L, Robbins H, Raza K, Arcasoy S, Sonett JR, D'Ovidio F. Donation After Cardiac Death Donors: A Single Center Experience.

November 2016

2016 European Respiratory Society, International Congress 2016 London, UK
September 3-7, 2016

  • D. Briganti, B. Aramini, C. Kim R. Chan, B. Zhou, K. Raza, H. Robbins, L. Shah, S. Arcasoy, J. Sonett, F. Meloni, G. Di Paolo, and F. D'Ovidio. Differences in the lipidomic profile of bronchial washing (BW) and bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in lung transplanted patients.
  • D. Briganti, B. Aramini, C. Kim, R. Chan, B. Zhou, K. Raza, H. Robbins, L. Shah, S. Arcasoy, J. Sonett, F.Meloni, G. Di Paolo, and F. D'Ovidio. Effects of Infections on Lipidomic Profile of Bronchial Washing and Bronchoalveolar Lavage after Lung Transplantation.

October 2016

7th International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group Annual Meeting, San Francisco
Septempber 15-17, 2016

  • Singh G, Lamber D, Vandenberge J, Bacchetta M, Gorenstein L, Ginsburg M, Sonett J. Non Myasthenic Autoimmune Diseases Associated with Thymoma — A Single Institutional Experience.

Publications

September 2017

  • Biscotti M, Gannon WD, Agerstrand C, Abrams D, Sonett J, Brodie D, Bacchetta M. Awake Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation as Bridge to Lung Transplantation: A 9-Year Experience. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Aug;104(2):412-419.
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  • Zhao J, Wang D, Ballard-Croft C, Wang J, Hsu PL, Bacchetta M, Zwischenberger JB. Hybrid Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Using Avalon Elite Double Lumen Cannula Ensures Adequate Heart/Brain Oxygen Supply. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Sep;104(3):847-853.
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July 2017

  • Asmar R, Sonett JR, Singh G, Mansukhani MM, Borczuk AC. Use of oncogenic driver mutations in staging of multiple primary lung carcinomas: A single center experience. J Thorac Oncol. 2017 Jun 21. pii: S1556-0864(17)30465-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2017.06.012. [Epub ahead of print]
    PubMed link
  • Baldwin MR, Singer JP, Huang D, Sell J, Gonzalez WC, Pollack L, Maurer MS, D'Ovidio FF, Bacchetta M, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Shah L, Robbins H, Hays SR, Kukreja J, Greenland JR, Shah RJ, Leard L, Morrell M, Gries C, Katz PP, Christie JD, Diamond JM, Lederer DJ. Refining Low Physical Activity Measurement Improves Frailty Assessment in Advanced Lung Disease and Survivors of Critical Illness. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Apr 11. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201612-1008OC. [Epub ahead of
    print]
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  • Bromberger B, Sonett J. Bilateral VATS thymectomy in the treatment of myasthenia gravis. Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery. March, 2017 doi: 10.21037/vats.2017.02.02.
    Article link
  • Costa J, Luke J, Benvenuto J, Sonett JR. Long term outcomes and management of the lung transplant recipient. Best Practice & Research Clinical Anesthesiology. May 30, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.bpa.2017.05.006.
    Journal link
  • Downey P, Middlesworth W, Bacchetta M, Sonett J. Recurrent and congenital tracheoesophageal fistula in adults. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 31. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezx164. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Sonett JR, Magee MJ, Gorenstein L. Thymectomy and myasthenia gravis: A history of surgical passion and scientific excellence. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Jul;154(1):306-309.
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April 2017

  • Biscotti M, Gannon WD, Agerstrand C, Abrams D, Sonett J, Brodie D, Bacchetta M. Awake Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation as Bridge to Lung Transplantation: A 9-Year Experience. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Feb 24. pii: S0003-4975(16)31777-5.
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  • Ebright MI, Sridhar P, Litle VR, Narsule CK, Daly BD, Fernando HC Endoscopic Fundoplication: Effectiveness for Controlling Symptoms of Gastroesophageal Reflux DiseaseInnovations (Phila). 2017 Mar 14. doi: 10.1097/IMI.0000000000000351. [Epub ahead of print]
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February 2017

  • Araujo JL, Altorki NK, Sonett JR, Rodriguez A, Sungur-Stasik K, Spinelli CF, Neugut AI, Abrams JA. Prediagnosis aspirin use and outcomes in a prospective cohort of esophageal cancer patients. Therap Adv Gastroenterol. 2016 Nov;9(6):806-814.
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  • Costa J, Sreekanth S, Kossar A, Raza K, Lederer DJ, Robbins H, Shah L, Sonett JR, Arcasoy S, D'Ovidio F. Donor lung assessment using selective pulmonary vein gases. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Nov;50(5):826-831. Epub 2016 May 30.
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  • Costa J, Sreekanth S, Kossar A, Raza K, Robbins H, Shah L, Sonett JR, Arcasoy S, D'Ovidio F. Donors with a prior history of cardiac surgery are a viable source of lung allografts. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Nov;50(5):822-825. Epub 2016 May 4.
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  • Diamond JM, Cantu E, Porteous M, Suzuki Y, Meyer KC, Lederer D, Milewski RK, Arcasoy S, D'Ovidio F, Bacchetta M, Sonett JR, Singh G, Costa J, Tobias JW, Rodriguez H, Van Deerlin VM, Olthoff KM, Shaked A, Chang BL, Christie JD; Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation (CTOT)-03 Investigators.. Peripheral Blood Gene Expression Changes Associated with Primary Graft Dysfunction after Lung Transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2017 Jan 24. doi: 10.1111/ajt.14209. [Epub ahead of print]
    Journal link | Pubmed link
  • Park BJ, Snider JM, Bates NR, Cassivi SD, Jett GK, Sonett JR, Toloza EM. Prospective evaluation of biodegradable polymeric sealant for intraoperative air leaks. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Dec 12;11(1):168.
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  • Singh G, Coffey A, Neely R, Lambert D, Sonett J, Borczuk AC, Gorenstein L. Pulmonary Kirsten Rat Sarcoma Virus Mutation Positive Mucinous Adenocarcinoma Arising in a Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation, Mixed Type 1 and 2. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Oct;102(4):e335-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.104.
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  • Sonett J. The Jury Is in on the Great Debate: Small Numbers, Powerful Results. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Summer;28(2):572-573. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2016.05.004.
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December 2016

  • Armstrong HF, Lederer DJ, Bacchetta M, Bartels MN. Primary graft dysfunction: Longterm physical function outcomes among lung transplant recipients. Heart Lung. 2016 Nov -Dec;45(6):544-549.
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  • Chicotka S, Rosenzweig EB, Brodie D, Bacchetta M. The "Central Sport Model": Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Using the Innominate Artery for Smaller Patients as Bridge to Lung Transplantation. ASAIO J. 2016 Aug 22. [Epub ahead of print]
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  • Diamond JM, Arcasoy S, McDonnough JA, Sonett JR, Bacchetta M, D'Ovidio F, Cantu E 3rd, Bermudez CA, McBurnie A, Rushefski M, Kalman LH, Oyster M, D'Errico C, Share this email: Suzuki Y, Giles JT, Ferrante A, Lippel M, Singh G, Lederer DJ, Christie JD; Lung Transplant Body Composition Study. Adipose Gene Expression Profile Changes With Lung Allograft Reperfusion. Am J Transplant. 2016 Jul 16. doi: 10.1111/ajt.13964. [Epub ahead of print]
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Book Chapters

  • Agerstrand C, Mongero L, Abrams D, Bacchetta M, Brodie D. Chapter 11: Crises in ECLS, in Extracorporeal Life Support for Patients with ARDS, Schmidt G, editor. Springer. ISBN 978-1-4939-3005-0, 1st ed. 2016, XIII, 269 p. 59 illus., 45 illus. in color.

November 2016

  • Dzierba AL, Brodie D, Bacchetta M, Muir J, Wasson L, Colabraro M, Gannon W, Connolly K, Biscotti M, Rietdijk W, Moitra V, Bakker J. Ketamine use in sedation management in patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Intensive Care Med. 2016 Nov;42(11):1822-1823.
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  • Rosenzweig EB, Chicotka S, Bacchetta M. Right ventricular assist device use in ventricular failure due to pulmonary arterial hypertension: Lessons learned. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Oct;35(10):1272-1274. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2016.07.010.
    Journal link | Pubmed link
  • Salna M, Bacchetta M. Extracorporeal lung support. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2016 Oct 26.
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  • Singh G, Coffey A, Neely R, Lambert D, Sonett J, Borczuk AC, Gorenstein L. Pulmonary Kirsten Rat Sarcoma Virus Mutation Positive Mucinous Adenocarcinoma Arising in a Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation, Mixed Type 1 and 2. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Oct;102(4):e335-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.104.
    Journal link | Pubmed link

October 2016

  • Singh G, Coffey A, Neely R, Lambert D, Sonett J, Borczuk AC, Gorenstein L. Pulmonary Kirsten Rat Sarcoma Virus Mutation Positive Mucinous Adenocarcinoma Arising in a Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation, Mixed Type 1 and 2. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Oct;102(4):e335-e337. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.104.
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