Publications

  1. Jang S, Lee CU, Hesley GK, Knudsen JM, Brinkman NJ, Tran NV. Lymphatic Mapping Using US Microbubbles before Lymphaticovenous Anastomosis Surgery for Lymphedema. Radiology. 2022 Jul; 304 (1):218-224 Epub 2022 Apr 05
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  2. Weissler JM, Kuruoglu D, Antezana L, Curiel D, Kerivan L, Alsayed A, Banuelos J, Harless CA, Sharaf BA, Vijayasekaran A, Martinez-Jorge J, Tran NV, Nguyen MT. Efficacy of Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Seroma and Hematoma Formation Following Reduction Mammaplasty. Aesthet Surg J. 2022 May 18; 42 (6):616-625
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  3. Yan M, Kuruoglu D, Boughey JC, Manrique OJ, Tran NV, Harless CA, Martinez-Jorge J, Nguyen MT. Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction is Safe in Patients on Chronic Anticoagulation. Arch Plast Surg. 2022 May; 49 (3):346-351 Epub 2022 May 27
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  4. Manrique OJ, Kuruoglu D, Yan M, Bustos SS, Boughey JC, Harless CA, Tran NV, Martinez-Jorge J, Forte AJ, Nguyen MT. Immediate Breast Reconstruction Using the Goldilocks Procedure: A Balance between More Surgery and Patient Satisfaction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2022 Apr 1; 149 (4):801-809
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  5. Kuruoglu D, Harless CA, Tran NV, Yan M, Martinez-Jorge J, Nguyen MT. Implant Malposition in Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction: Experience with Natrelle(R) Cohesive Implants over 6.5 Years. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2022 Mar 6 Epub 2022 Mar 06
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  6. Kuruoglu D, Salinas CA, Tran NV, Nguyen MT, Martinez-Jorge J, Bite U, Harless CA, Sharaf B. Abdominal Panniculectomy: An Analysis of Outcomes in 238 Consecutive Patients over 10 Years. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2021 Nov; 9 (11):e3955 Epub 2021 Nov 24
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  7. Bustos SS, Nguyen MD, Harless CA, Tran NV, Martinez-Jorge J, Lin J, Forte AJ, Casey WJ 3rd, Boughey JC, McLaughlin SA, Gray R, Manrique OJ. The Goldilocks Procedure with and without Implant-Based Immediate Breast Reconstruction in Obese Patients: The Mayo Clinic Experience. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2021 Oct 1; 148 (4):703-716
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  8. Elango M, Asaad M, Kotta PA, Rajesh A, Kaakeh R, Mitchell DT, Tran NV. Gender Disparity in Abstract Presentation at Plastic Surgery Meetings. J Surg Res. 2021 Sep; 265:204-211 Epub 2021 May 02
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  9. Weissler JM, Banuelos J, Molinar VE, Tran NV. Local Infiltration of Tranexamic Acid (TXA) in Liposuction: A Single-Surgeon Outcomes Analysis and Considerations for Minimizing Postoperative Donor Site Ecchymosis. Aesthet Surg J. 2021 Jun 14; 41 (7):NP820-NP828
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  10. Bustos SS, Molinar V, Kuruoglu D, Cespedes-Gomez O, Sharaf BA, Martinez-Jorge J, Manrique OJ, Tran NV, Nguyen MT. Inferior pedicle breast reduction and long nipple-to-inframammary fold distance: How long is safe? J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2021 Mar; 74 (3):495-503 Epub 2020 Sept 20
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  11. Asaad M, Shamoun F, Rajesh A, Meaike J, Tran NV. The Evolving Trends in the Impact Factor of Plastic Surgery Journals: A 22-Year Analysis. Ann Plast Surg. 2021 Mar 1; 86 (3):329-334
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  12. Vyas KS, Saba ES, Tran N. Regenerative Properties of Autologous Fat Grafting in a Complicated Radiation-Induced Wound. Wounds. 2021 Feb; 33 (2):E20-E23
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  13. Asaad M, Meaike J, Yonkus J, Hoskin T, Hieken T, Martinez-Jorge J, Tran N, Nguyen MD, Boughey J, Degnim AC. Breast Reconstruction in the Setting of Stage 4 Breast Cancer: Is It Worthwhile? Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Nov; 27 (12):4730-4739 Epub 2020 Aug 25
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  14. Asaad M, Howell SM, Rajesh A, Meaike J, Tran NV. Altmetrics in Plastic Surgery Journals: Does It Correlate With Citation Count? Aesthet Surg J. 2020 Oct 24; 40 (11):NP628-NP635
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  15. Asaad M, Howell SM, Rajesh A, Tran NV. Audio Articles: The Future of Academic Publishing. Plast Reconstr Surg 2020 Oct; 146 (4):521e-522e
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  16. Asaad M, Kallarackal AP, Meaike J, Rajesh A, de Azevedo RU, Tran NV. Citation Skew in Plastic Surgery Journals: Does the Journal Impact Factor Predict Individual Article Citation Rate? Aesthet Surg J. 2020 Sep 14; 40 (10):1136-1142
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  17. Lemaine V, Lohse CM, Mandrekar JN, Ramaker SA, Convery PA, Nguyen MD, Tran NV. Botulinum Toxin A in Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction: A Double-blinded Randomized Controlled Trial. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Aug; 8 (8):e3030 Epub 2020 Aug 18
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  18. Weissler JM, Banuelos J, Jacobson SR, Manrique OJ, Nguyen MT, Harless CA, Tran NV, Martinez-Jorge J. Intravenous Tranexamic Acid in Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction Safely Reduces Hematoma without Thromboembolic Events. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Aug; 146 (2):238-245
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  19. Manrique OJ, Arif C, Banuelos J, Abu-Ghname A, Martinez-Jorge J, Tran NV. Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction in Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy With Immediate Mastopexy. Ann Plast Surg. 2020 Jul; 85 (1):18-23
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  20. Asaad M, Vyas KS, Tran NV. Reconstruction of Complex Abdominal Wall Defect With Autogenous Pedicled Demucosalized Seromuscular Flap. Ann Plast Surg. 2020 Jun; 84 (6):697-699
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  21. Asaad M, Rajesh A, Tarabishi AS, Sakkal N, Banuelos J, Vyas KS, Tran NV. Do We Publish What We Present? A Critical Analysis of Abstracts Presented At Three Plastic Surgery Meetings. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Jun; 145 (6):1555-1564
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  22. Manrique OJ, Kapoor T, Banuelos J, Jacobson SR, Martinez-Jorge J, Nguyen MT, Tran NV, Harless CA, Degnim AC, Jakub JW. Single-Stage Direct-to-Implant Breast Reconstruction: A Comparison Between Subpectoral Versus Prepectoral Implant Placement. Ann Plast Surg. 2020 Apr; 84 (4):361-365
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  23. Lee CU, Glockner JF, Hesley GK, Brinkman NJ, Tran NV. Two Non-gadolinium-based, Innovative Approaches to Preoperative Lymphangiography. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Apr; 8 (4):e2805 Epub 2020 Apr 22
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  24. Banuelos J, Taslakian EN, Nguyen MT, Manrique OJ, Tran NV, Martinez-Jorge J, Hieken T, Jakub J, Habermann EB, Sharaf B. The American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program Incompletely Captures Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction Complications. Ann Plast Surg. 2020 Mar; 84 (3):271-275
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  25. Banuelos J, Abu-Ghname A, Vyas K, Sharaf B, Nguyen MT, Harless C, Manrique OJ, Martinez-Jorge J, Tran NV. Should Obesity Be Considered a Contraindication for Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Mar; 145 (3):619-627
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  26. Asaad M, Rajesh A, Banuelos J, Vyas KS, Tran NV. Time from submission to publication in plastic surgery journals: The story of accepted manuscripts. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2020 Feb; 73 (2):383-390 Epub 2019 Oct 01
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  27. Manrique OJ, Rajesh A, Asaad M, Bakri K, Tran NV, Houdek MT, Dozois EJ, Rose PS. Surgical Outcomes after Abdominoperineal Resection with Sacrectomy and Soft Tissue Reconstruction: Lessons Learned. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2020 Jan; 36 (1):64-72 Epub 2019 Sept 19
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  28. Banuelos J, Abu-Ghname A, Vyas K, Sharaf B, Nguyen MT, Harless C, Manrique OJ, Martinez-Jorge J, Tran NV. Should obesity be considered a contraindication for prepectoral breast reconstruction? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 Dec 17 [Epub ahead of print]
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  29. Vyas KS, Bole M, Vasconez HC, Banuelos JM, Martinez-Jorge J, Tran N, Lemaine V, Mardini S, Bakri K. Profile of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells in Obese and Lean Environments. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2019 Dec; 43 (6):1635-1645 Epub 2019 July 02
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  30. Banuelos J, Sabbagh MD, Roh SG, Nguyen MT, Lemaine V, Tran NV, Jacobson SR, Boughey JC, Jakub JW, Hieken TJ, Degnim AC, Mandrekar J, Berbari E, Sharaf B. Infections following Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: A Case-Control Study over 11 Years. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 Dec; 144 (6):1270-1277
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  31. Young WA, Degnim AC, Hoskin TL, Jakub JW, Nguyen MD, Tran NV, Harless CA, Manrique OJ, Boughey JC, Hieken TJ. Outcomes of > 1300 Nipple-Sparing Mastectomies with Immediate Reconstruction: The Impact of Expanding Indications on Complications. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Oct; 26 (10):3115-3123 Epub 2019 July 24
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  32. Oliver JD, Hammoudeh ZS, Akhavan AA, Tran NV. Flap Reconstruction of Gastrointestinal-to-Genitourinary Fistulas: A 20-Year Experience. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2019 Sep; 35 (7):479-484 Epub 2019 Feb 21
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  33. Manrique OJ, Charafeddine A, Abu-Ghname A, Banuelos J, Jacobson SR, Martinez-Jorge J, Nguyen MD, Harless C, Tran NV, Sharaf B, Jakub JW, Hieken TJ, Degnim AC, Boughey JC. Two-Staged Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: A Long-Term Outcome Study in a Young Population. Medicina (Kaunas). 2019 Aug 14; 55 (8)
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  34. Chaudhry A, Oliver JD, Vyas KS, Tran NV, Martinez-Jorge J, Larson D, Dozois E, Nelson H, Manrique OJ. Comparison of Outcomes in Oncoplastic Pelvic Reconstruction with VRAM versus Omental Flaps: A Large Cohort Analysis. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2019 Jul; 35 (6):425-429 Epub 2019 Jan 18
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  35. Manrique OJ, Banuelos J, Abu-Ghname A, Nguyen MD, Tran NV, Martinez-Jorge J, Harless C, Sharaf B, Jakub JW, Degnim AC, Boughey JC, Jacobson SR. Surgical Outcomes of Prepectoral Versus Subpectoral Implant-based Breast Reconstruction in Young Women. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2019 Mar; 7 (3):e2119 Epub 2019 Mar 13
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  36. Kohorst JJ, Baum CL, Otley CC, Roenigk RK, Pemberton JH, Dozois EJ, Tran NV, Davis MD. Patient Satisfaction and Quality of Life Following Surgery for Hidradenitis Suppurativa. Dermatol Surg. 2017 Jan; 43 (1):125-133
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  37. Kohorst JJ, Baum CL, Otley CC, Roenigk RK, Schenck LA, Pemberton JH, Dozois EJ, Tran NV, Senchenkov A, Davis MD. Surgical Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Outcomes of 590 Consecutive Patients. Dermatol Surg. 2016 Sep; 42 (9):1030-40
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  38. Hokenstad ED, Hammoudeh ZS, Tran NV, Chua HK, Occhino JA. Rectovaginal fistula repair using a gracilis muscle flap. Int Urogynecol J. 2016 Jun; 27 (6):965-7 Epub 2016 Jan 25
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  39. Zhu L, Mohan AT, Abdelsattar JM, Wang Z, Vijayasekaran A, Hwang SM, Tran NV, Saint-Cyr M. Comparison of subcutaneous versus submuscular expander placement in the first stage of immediate breast reconstruction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2016 Apr; 69 (4):e77-86 Epub 2016 Jan 20
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  40. Abdelsattar JM, Boughey JC, Fahy AS, Jakub JW, Farley DR, Hieken TJ, Degnim AC, Goede W, Mohan AT, Harmsen WS, Niesen AD, Tran NV, Bakri K, Jacobson SR, Lemaine V, Saint-Cyr M. Comparative Study of Liposomal Bupivacaine Versus Paravertebral Block for Pain Control Following Mastectomy with Immediate Tissue Expander Reconstruction. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Feb; 23 (2):465-70 Epub 2015 Aug 26
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  41. Senchenkov A, Lemaine V, Tran NV. Management of perioperative microvascular thrombotic complications - The use of multiagent anticoagulation algorithm in 395 consecutive free flaps. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2015 Sep; 68 (9):1293-303 Epub 2015 May 21
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  42. Wyles CC, Taunton MJ, Jacobson SR, Tran NV, Sierra RJ, Trousdale RT. Intraoperative angiography provides objective assessment of skin perfusion in complex knee reconstruction. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Jan; 473 (1):82-9
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  43. Aho J, Winocour S, Hammoudeh ZS, Nelson H, Rose P, Tran NV. Seromuscular Colonic Flap for Intrapelvic Soft-Tissue Coverage: A Reconstructive Option for Plastic Surgeons When Traditionally Used Flaps Are Not Available. Case Rep Surg. 2015; 2015:563641 Epub 2015 Nov 24
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  44. Winocour S, Murad MH, Bidgoli-Moghaddam M, Jacobson SR, Bite U, Saint-Cyr M, Tran NV, Lemaine V. A systematic review of the use of Botulinum toxin type A with subpectoral breast implants. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 Jan; 67 (1):34-41 Epub 2013 Sept 17
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  45. Winocour S, Murad MH, Bidgoli-Moghaddam M, Jacobson SR, Bite U, Saint-Cyr M, Tran NV, Lemaine V. A systematic review of the use of botulinum toxin type a with subpectoral breast implants. Journal Of Plastic Reconstructive And Aesthetic Surgery. 2014 Jan; 67(1):34-41.
  46. Karau MJ, Greenwood-Quaintance KE, Schmidt SM, Tran NV, Convery PA, Jacobson SR, Bite U, Clay RP, Petty PM, Johnson CH, Mandrekar J, Patel R. Microbial biofilms and breast tissue expanders. Biomed Res Int. 2013; 2013:254940 Epub 2013 July 16
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  47. Hunter LW, Lieske JC, Tran NV, Miller VM. The association of matrix Gla protein isomers with calcification in capsules surrounding silicone breast implants. Biomaterials. 2011 Nov; 32 (33):8364-73 Epub 2011 Aug 11
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  48. Jeon IH, Morrey BF, Anakwenze OA, Tran NV. Incidence and implications of early postoperative wound complications after total elbow arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011 Sep; 20(6):857-65. Epub 2011 Jun 08.
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  49. Tran NV. Scrotal and perineal reconstruction. Semin Plast Surg. 2011 Aug; 25 (3):213-20
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  50. Solomon M, Davis P, Tran NV, Rock M. Use of bioabsorbable bone graft in osteomyelitis associated with ischial pressure sores. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Aug; 126 (2):102e-104e
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  51. Petty PM, Solomon M, Buchel EW, Tran NV. Gynecomastia: evolving paradigm of management and comparison of techniques. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 May; 125 (5):1301-1308
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  52. Senchenkov A, Moran SL, Petty PM, Knoetgen J 3rd, Tran NV, Clay RP, Bite U, Johnson CH, Barnes SA, Sim FH. Soft-tissue reconstruction of external hemipelvectomy defects. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jul; 124 (1):144-155
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  53. Del Pozo JL, Tran NV, Petty PM, Johnson CH, Walsh MF, Bite U, Clay RP, Mandrekar JN, Piper KE, Steckelberg JM, Patel R. Pilot study of association of bacteria on breast implants with capsular contracture. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 May; 47 (5):1333-7 Epub 2009 Mar 04
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  54. Markovic SN, Erickson LA, Flotte TJ, Kottschade LA, McWilliams RR, Jakub JW, Farley DR, Tran NV, Schild SE, Olivier KR, Vuk-Pavlovic S, Sekulic A, Weenig RH, Pulido JS, Quevedo JF, Vile RG, Wiseman GA, Stoian I, Pittelkow MR, Melanoma Study. Metastatic malignant melanoma. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2009 Feb; 144(1):1-26.
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  55. Zakaria S, Herrick JL, Reynolds C, Tran NV, Donohue JH, Boughey JC. Invasive breast cancer after mastectomy and autologous breast reconstruction. Scholarly Research Exchange. 2009; 2009:Article ID 963818.
  56. Boostrom SY, Donohue JH, Tran NV. When breast cancer invades a jejunal conduit. Contemp Surg. 2008 May; 64(5):231-3.
  57. Tran NV, Buchel EW, Convery PA. Microvascular complications of DIEP flaps. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Apr 15; 119 (5):1397-1405
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  58. Tran NV, Sim FH, Lewallen DG, Carmichael SW. Transsciatic foramen pedicle VRAM coverage of gluteal defects. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2006 Nov; 452:270-3.
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  59. Tran NV, Bishop AT, Convery PA, Yu AY. Venous congestive flap salvage with subcutaneous rtPA. Microsurgery. 2006; 26(5):370-2.
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  60. Frost MH, Slezak JM, Tran NV, Williams CI, Johnson JL, Woods JE, Petty PM, Donohue JH, Grant CS, Sloan JA, Sellers TA, Hartmann LC. Satisfaction after contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: the significance of mastectomy type, reconstructive complications, and body appearance. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Nov 1; 23(31):7849-56.
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  61. Chrouser KL, Leibovich BC, Sweat SD, Larson DW, Davis BJ, Tran NV, Zincke H, Blute ML. Urinary fistulas following external radiation or permanent brachytherapy for the treatment of prostate cancer. J Urol. 2005 Jun; 173(6):1953-7.
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  62. Kamat AM, Plager C, Tamboli P, Tran N, Pettaway CA. Metastatic epitheliod hemangioendothelioma of the penis managed with surgery and interferon-alpha. Journal of Urology. 2004 May; 171:1886-1887.
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  63. Casey WJ, Tran NV, Petty PM, Stulak JM, Woods JE. A comparison of 99 consecutive vaginal reconstructions: an outcome study. Ann Plast Surg. 2004 Jan; 52(1):27-30.
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  64. D'Souza DN, Pera M, Nelson H, Finical SJ, Tran NV. Vaginal reconstruction following resection of primary locally advanced and recurrent colorectal malignancies. Arch Surg. 2003 Dec; 138 (12):1340-3
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  65. Tran NV, Petty PM, Bite U, Clay RP, Johnson CH, Arnold PG. Tissue expansion-assisted closure of massive ventral hernias. J Am Coll Surg. 2003 Mar; 196(3):484-8.
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  66. Maffi TR, Tran NV. Free-tissue transfer experience at a county hospital. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2001 Aug; 17(6):431-3.
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  67. Tran NV, Chang DW, Gupta A, Kroll SS, Robb GL. Comparison of immediate and delayed free TRAM flap breast reconstruction in patients receiving postmastectomy radiation therapy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2001 Jul; 108(1):78-82.
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  68. Babovic S, Tran NV, Bite U. Necrotizing fasciitis of face. Contemp Surg. 2001; 57:407-9.
  69. Tran NV, Evans GR, Kroll SS, Baldwin BJ, Miller MJ, Reece GP, Robb GL. Postoperative adjuvant irradiation: effects on tranverse rectus abdominis muscle flap breast reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2000 Aug; 106(2):313-7, discussion 318-20.
  70. Tran NV, Evans GR, Kroll SS, Miller MJ, Reece GP, Ainsle N, Robb GL. Free filet extremity flap: indications and options for reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2000 Jan; 105(1):99-104.
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  71. Tran NV, Vernick J, Cotler JM, Rabinovici R. Lateral tracheostomy in patients with cervical spinal cord injury. Br J Surg. 1995 Mar; 82(3):412-3.
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