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  1. Uyehara CFT, Kajiura LN, Murata LM, Wong SA, Ichimura LM, Hernandez CA, Sarkar J, Rowland M. Vasopressin receptor regulation in maintaining potassium homeostasis in a Sus scrofa model of hemorrhagic shock (abstract). The Journal for the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. April 2016;30(1suppl 962.1).

  2. Wetstein PJ, Clark ME, Cafasso ED, et al. Surgical Repair of Abdominal Aortic and Renal Artery Aneurysms in Takayasu's Arteritis. Hawaii J Med. 2016; 75(1): 4-7

  3. Cole W, Edwards MJ, Burnett MW. Providing care to children in times of war. Mil Med 2015 Jun; 180(6):609-11.

  4. Sarkar J, Golden PJ, Kajiura LN, Murata LM, Uyehara CF. Vasopressin decreases pulmonary-to-systemic vascular resistance ratio in a porcine model of severe hemorrhagic shock. Shock. 2015 May;43(5):475-82.

  5. Cole WC, Balent EM, Masella PC, Kajiura LN, Matsumoto KW, Pierce LM. An experimental comparison of the effects of bacterial colonization on biologic and synthetic meshes. Hernia 2015 Apr;19(2):197-205.

  6. Malloy AD, Smith RR. Prophylactic surgery in gastrointestinal malignancies. J Transl Gastrointest Cancer 2015;4(5):337-351.

  7. Wang LC, Clark ME, Edwards MJ. Use of Composite Polyester/Collagen Mesh in the Repair of Recurrent Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias. J Pediatr Surg Case Reports. 2015; Vol 3, Issue 9: 377-381.

  8. Clark ME, Woo RK, Johnson SM. Thoracoscopic Pleural Clipping for the Management of Congenital Chylothorax. Pediatr Surg Int. 2015; 31(12); 1133-7.

  9. Edwards MJ, Lustik MS, Clark ME, et al. The Effects of Balanced Blood Component Resuscitation and Crystalloid Administration in Pediatric Trauma Patients Requiring Transfusion in Afghanistan and Iraq. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015; 78(2): 330-335.

  10. Clark ME, Lim RB, Adra SW, et al. Surgical Complications of Weight Loss Surgery. In Youdim A. (ed): The Clinicians Handbook for the Treatment of Obesity. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY, pp 181-201, 2015.

  11. Richards CR, Clark ME, Bowen DK, et al. Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection Following a Peripheral Bypass. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015; 29: 843.e17-843.e22. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2014.12.036.

  12. Cole WC, Zagorski SM. Intramural gastric abscess following laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair. Endoscopy. 2015; 47:E227-228.

  13. Althoff M., Grayson C, Witt L, Holden J, Reid D, Kissinger P. A Meta-Analysis of the Efficacy of Behavioral Interventions to Reduce Risky Sexual Behavior and Decrease Sexually Transmitted Infections in Latinas Living in the United States. Health Educ Behav 2014: Jul 1.

  14. Sarkar J, Wolfe SQ, Speck C, Woods E, Lustik MB, Edwards KD, Edwards MJ. Pediatric falls from buildings: defining the burden of injury in Hawaii. Hawaii Journal of Medicine and Public Health. 2014 May; 73(5): 132-6.

  15. Clark ME, Lim RB. Does the Role of Metabolic Surgery in Class I Obesity Differ by Race? Bariatric Times. May 2014;11(5):8-11.

  16. Sarkar J, Ching BH, Wolfe SQ, Kellicut DC. Bow hunter’s syndrome causing vertebrobasilar insufficiency in a young man with neck muscle hypertrophy. Ann Vasc Surg. 2014 May;28(4):1032.e1-1032.e10.

  17. Richards C and Fugh-Burman A. "Promoting to Everyone, Focusing on No One: The Illogical Promotion of the Influenza Vaccine". World Medical & Health Policy. 6(1). 28MAR2014. P 63-72.

  18. Edwards MJ, Lustik M, Carlson T, Tabak B, Farmer D. Surgical Interventions for Pediatric Blast Injury: An Analysis from Afghanistan and Iraq 2002 to 2010. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014; 76(3):854-858.

  19. Rowland MR, Ragina NP, Sarkar J, Uyehara CFT, Senagore AJ. Is arginine/asymetric dimethylarginine ratio depletion an indicator of insufficient resuscitation in a porcine model of hemorrhage-reperfusion? Surgery 2014; 156(4):861-870.

  20. Clark ME, Smith RR. Liver-Directed Therapies in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer. J Gastrointest Oncol 2014; 5(5): 374-387. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2014.064.

  21. Kellicut DC, Kuncir E, Williamson HM, Masella PC, Nielsen PE. Surgical Team Assessment Training (STAT): Improving Surgical Teams During Deployment. Am J Surg. 2014; 208(2):275-283.

  22. Clark ME, Osten AW, Abbas MI, et al. Hepatic Abscess Following NSAID Use in an Adolescent. J Pediatr Surg Case Reports. 2014; 2(1): 33-36.

  23. Cafasso DE, Smith RR. Symptomatic Cholelithiasis and Functional Disorders of the Biliary Tract. Surg Clin North Am. 2014; 94(2):233-256.

  24. Masella PC, Hanson MM, Hall BT, Verghese JJ, Kellicut DC. Post-traumatic lingual artery pseudoaneurysm treated with ultrasound-guided percutaneous thrombin injection. Ann Vasc Surg. 2013 Dec 20.

  25. Uyehara CFT, Sarkar J. Role of vasopressin in maintaining potassium homeostasis in severe hemorrhage. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2013 Jul 15;305(2):R101-3.

  26. Clark ME, Tabak BD, Schlussel AT, et al. Perforated Appendicitis Within a Morgagni Hernia: A Laparoscopic Repair- In Press, Accepted to JSLS on 07Jun2013

  27. Yheulon CG, Gagliano RA. Multiple successful emergent peri-stomal bowel resections under regional anesthesia in a patient with colonic pseudo-obstruction and severe COPD. Am Surg 2013:79:47-8.

  28. Hong SS, Yheulon CG, Sniezek JC. Salivary Gland Surgery and Medical Malpractice. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013; 148(4):589-94.

  29. Yheulon CG, Derosa DC, Gagliano RA. Retained Pill Camera at an entero-uracho-vesical fistula site in a patient with Crohn's disease. Hawaii J Med Public Health 2013; 72(6):186-89.

  30. Clark ME, Schlussel AT, Gagliano RA. Management of Adenocarcinoma in the Setting of Recently Operated Perianal Paget’s Disease. Case Reports in Surgery, vol. 2013, Article ID 510813, 5pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/510813

  31. Masella PC, Balent EM, Carlson TL, Lee KW, Pierce LM. Evaluation of Six Split-thickness Skin Graft Donor-site Dressing Materials in a Swine Model. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2013;1:e84.

  32. Lin KM, Yheulon CG, Gagliano RA, Lynch, HT. Excess of Extracolonic Non-endometrial Multiple Primary Cancers in MSH2 Germline Mutation Carriers over MLH1. J Surgical Oncology. 2013;108(7):433- 7

  33. Sarkar J, Plackett T, Kellicut DC, Edwards KD. A case report of coeliac artery dissection following a motor vehicle collision. Injury Extra 43 (2012) 15-17.

  34. Hanson M, Chao J, Lim RB. “Chylous ascites mimicking peritonitis after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity.” Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2012 Jan;8(1):e1-2. Epub 2010 Aug 11.

  35. Carlson TL, Sanders JP, Madar C, Davis K, Katras A, Gagliano R. Acute hepatic failure associated with arteriovenous fistulae hemodialysis. Ann Vasc Surg 2012; 26(7):1012.e1-2.

  36. Roedel EQ, Cafasso DE, Lee KW, Pierce LM. Pulmonary toxicity after exposure to military-relevant heavy metal tungsten alloy particles. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2011 Dec 16.

  37. Schlussel AT, Yheulon CG, Gagliano RA. Negative Pressure Pulmonary Edema following a Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy. Military Medicine. 2011 Aug;176(8):964-5

  38. Sarkar J, Plackett T, Gagliano R. Periappendiceal submucosal abscess presenting as a cecal mass. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2011 Aug;12(4):321-3.

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PRESENTATIONS

  1. Tulk B, Gillern S. Limberg Flap vs. Other Surgical Management of Pilonidal Disease in Active Duty Military Personnel: A Retrospective Review. Oral poster presentation at American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Annual Scientific Meeting. Los Angeles, CA, May 2016.

  2. Criman ET, Kurata WE, Matsumoto KW, Aubin HT, Campbell CE, Pierce LM. Stem Cell-seeded Bioprosthetic Mesh Demonstrates Improved Resistance to Infection and Improved Tissue Incorporation in a Rat Model. Oral presentation at Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Annual Meeting. Boston, MA, March 2016.

  3. Tulk B, Kurata W, Matsumoto K, Farmer D, Clark M, Pierce L. Differential Expression of Plasma Exosome RNAs as Potential Noninvasive Biomarkers of Gulf War Illness: Evaluation in a Rat Model. Oral presentation at Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Annual Meeting. Boston, MA, March 2016.

  4. Richards et al. Enteral Feeding During Severe Hypotension Does Not Adversely Affect Gastrointestinal Microcirculation in a Porcine (Sus scrofa) Model of Endotoxic Shock. Oral presentation at Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Annual Meeting. Boston, MA, March 2016.

  5. Sarkar J, Wong L. MELD score and AST-to-platelet ratio index (APRI) predict long-term survival in patients with a small hepatocellular carcinoma following non-transplant therapies. Oral poster presentation at Pacific Coast Surgical Association’s 87th Annual Meeting. Honolulu, HI, February 2016.

  6. Wetstein P, Wang J, Thibault G, Gagliano R, Tabak B. Novel Endoscopic Placement of an Over-The-Scope Clip (OTSC) for Closure of a Recto-neobladder Fistula. American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting. Honolulu, HI, October 2015.

  7. Clark M, Richards C, and Woo R. “Retrospective Review of Pediatric Blunt Renal Trauma: A Single Institution’s 5 Year Experience.” American College of Surgeons – Hawaii Chapter Meeting. Honolulu, HI, August 2015.

  8. Farmer DM, Kurata W, Matsumoto K, Clark ME, Pierce L. Long-Term Epigenetic and Neuroinflammatory Changes in the Cerebellum and Cortex in a Rat Model of Gulf War Illness. Poster presentation, Military Health System Research Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, August 2015.

  9. Wetstein PJ, Malloy AD, Aubin HT, Rowland MR, Sarkar J, Uyehara CFT. Differential effects of vasopressors on regional blood flow distribution during resuscitation in a porcine model of severe hemorrhagic shock. Oral Presentation at 2015 Bass Research Symposium, First Place. Honolulu, HI, May 2015.

  10. Malloy, AD, McEntire, S, Uyehara, CFT. Effects of glycemic control and enteral feeding on systemic organ perfusion, and endocrine regulation in a porcine (Sus scrofa) model of endotoxic shock. Poster Presentation at 2015 Donald Person Poster Session, First Place. Honolulu, HI, May 2015.

  11. Farmer D, Kurata W, Matsumoto K, Clark M, Pierce L. Long-Term Epigenetic Changes in the Hippocampus are Not Associated with Neuroinflammation in a Rat Model of Gulf War Illness. Oral Presentation at 2015 Bass Research Symposium, Second Place. Honolulu, HI, May 2015.

  12. Aubin HT, Campbell CE, Pierce LM. In vitro Comparison of Porcine and Rat Adipose-Derived Stem Cell-Seeded Synthetic and Biologic Surgical Meshes. Oral Presentation at 2015 Bass Research Symposium, Third Place. Honolulu, HI, May 2015.

  13. Clark ME, Woo RK, Johnson SM. Thoracoscopic Pleural Clipping for the Management of Congenital Chylothorax. American Pediatric Surgical Association annual meeting. Fort Lauderdale FL, May 2015.

  14. Rowland MR, Ragina NP, Sarkar J, Wetstein P, Uyehara C, Senagore AJ. Low Baseline Plasma Cirtulline Level Impairs Pulmonary Endothelial Nitric Oxide Function in a Porcine Model of Severe Hemorrhagic Shock. Oral presentation at ACS Hawaii Chapter Annual Meeting. Honolulu, HI, August 2014.

  15. Sarkar J, Golden PJ, Uyehara C. Vasopressin decreases pulmonary-to-systemic vascular resistance ratio in a porcine model of severe hemorrhagic shock. Oral presentation at the Hawaii Chapter American College of Surgeons Meeting. Honolulu, HI, August 2014.

  16. Farmer DM, Mahnke CB, Kellicut DC, Stockmaster NR. Repair of a Symptomatic Kommerell’s Diverticulum in an Active Duty Soldier. Poster Presentation at Donald A. Person Poster Session, Second Place. Honolulu HI, May 2014.

  17. Rowland MR, Ragina NP, Sarkar J, Uyehara CF, Senagore AJ. Is arginine/ADMA ratio depletion an indicator of insufficient resuscitation in a porcine model of hemorrhage-reperfusion? Oral presentation at Bass Annual Research Symposium. Honolulu, HI, May 2014. Also: Oral presentation at Central Surgical Association Annual Meeting. March 2014.

  18. Clark ME, Kurata WE, Lee KW, et al. Role of MicroRNAs and Neuroinflammation in the Pathobiology of Gulf War Illness. Oral presentation at SMS/SAGES. Salt Lake City UT, Apr 2014.

  19. Clark ME, Tabak BD, Stockmaster NR, et al. Hybrid Repair of Aortic Arch Aneurysm: Combined Arch Reconstruction, Endovascular Repair, and Coronary Artery Bypass Graft. Oral presentation at SMS/SAGES. Salt Lake City UT, Apr 2014.

  20. Cole WC, Balent EM, Masella PC, Kajiura LN, Matsumoto KW Pierce LM. A comparison of the effects of bacterial colonization on biologic and synthetic mesh in a rat model. SMS/SAGES. Salt Lake City, UT, Apr 2014.

  21. Clark ME, Tabak BD, Schlussel AT, et al. Perforated Appendicitis Within a Morgagni Hernia: A Laparoscopic Repair. Poster presentation at Minimally Invasive Surgery Week. Reston VA, Aug 2013.

  22. Wolfe SQ, Sarkar J, Edwards MJ, Edwards KD, Woods E. Window Safety: Hawaii. Oral presentation at Keiki Injury Prevention Coalition, Kapiolani Medical Center. Honolulu, HI, June 2013.

  23. Balent E, Sclussel A, Lustik M, Edwards K. The Morbidity and Mortality of Scalp Lacerations: A Review of the National Trauma Data Bank. Poster \ Presentation at the Donald A. Person Poster Session. Honolulu, HI, May 2013.

  24. Masella PC, Balent EM, Carlson TL, Lee KW, Pierce LM. Evaluation of Six Split-Thickness Skin Graft Donor Site Dressing Materials in a Swine Model. Oral Presentation at 15th Annual James W. Bass Research Symposium 2013, Honolulu, HI, May 2013 (4th Place).

  25. Masella PC, Nguyen PT, Asarias-Knox JR, Lee KW, Pierce LM. Induction of MicroRNAs Involved in the Regulation of Inflammation and Wound Healing After the Implantation of Synthetic Mesh Materials. 6th Annual Donald A. Person Poster Session 2013, Honolulu, HI, May 2013.

  26. Sarkar J, Golden PJ, Murata LM, Ichimura WM, Sato AK, Hernandez CA, and Uyehara CFT. Vasopressin Increases Blood Pressure Without Inducing Pulmonary Hypertension in a Sus scrofa Model of Hemorrhage. Oral Presentation at James W. Bass Research Symposium, First Place. Honolulu, HI, May 2013. Also: Oral presentation at Experimental Biology, 2013.

  27. Franklin BT, Sarkar J, Murata LM, Ichimura WM, Sato AK, Hernandez CA, Kurata, WE, Lustik MB and Uyehara CFT. Serum Inflammatory Cytokine Response to Hemorrhage in a Sus scrofa Model. Oral Presentation at James W. Bass Research Symposium. Honolulu, HI, May 2013.

  28. Sarkar J, Young AG, Galanis D, LaFountaine S, Speck C, Edwards K, Edwards MJ, and Wolfe SQ. Proposal for Mandatory Window Guards in Hawaii Military Privatized Housing to Reduce Pediatric Fall-Related Injuries. Donald A. Person Poster Session 2013, Honolulu, HI, May 2013.

  29. Uyehara CFT, Sarkar J, Ichimura WM, Murata LM, Sato AK, Hernandez CA, Kurata WE, Allen CL. Vasopressin affects renal tubular dynamics during hemorrhagic shock resuscitation. Oral presentation at Experimental Biology. 2013.

  30. Masella PC, Nguyen PT, Asarias-Knox JR, Lee KW, Pierce LM. Induction of MicroRNAs Involved in the Regulation of Inflammation and Wound Healing After the Implantation of Synthetic Mesh Materials. Hernia Repair Conference, Orlando, FL, 2013.

  31. Yheulon CY, Shirazi SS, Kurata WK. Src mediated epithelial to mesenchymal transition in colorectal cancer cell lines. Poster Presentation at 2012 ASCRS National Meeting, also Oral Presentation at 2012 Gary P. Wratten Surgical Symposium, Washington, DC, May 2012.

  32. Cafasso DE, Roedel EQ, Lee K, Pierce L. Effect of Two Military-Relevant Heavy Metal Tungsten Alloys on Pulmonary Toxicity and Oxidative Product Formation. Gary P. Wratten Symposium, Washington, DC, May 2012.

  33. Sarkar J, Plackett T, Gagliano R. Periappendiceal submucosal abscess presenting as a cecal mass. Poster presentation at Donald A. Person 4th Annual Session. Honolulu, HI, May 2011.

  34. Hong SS, Yheulon CG, Wirtz ED, Sniezek JC. Otolaryngology and Medical Malpractice: A review of the past decade (2000-2011). Oral Presentation at Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings in Orlando, FL.

  35. Yheulon CY, Holt DB, Schlussel AT, Uyehara CFT, Crawley EA. Outcomes of Blood Glucose Variability in a Mixed Medical Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Oral presentation at James W. Bass Competition, 4th place. Honolulu, HI, May 2010.

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