Publications

  1. Luo X, Campbell NA, He L, O'Brien DR, Singer MS, Lemjabbar-Alaoui H, Ahn KS, Smoot R, Torbenson MS, Rosen SD, Roberts LR. Sulfatase 2 (SULF2) Monoclonal Antibody 5D5 Suppresses Human Cholangiocarcinoma Xenograft Growth Through Regulation of a SULF2-Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptor Beta-Yes-Associated Protein Signaling Axis. Hepatology. 2021 Sep; 74 (3):1411-1428 Epub 2021 May 24
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  2. Buckarma E, Smoot R. Hepatocytes Induce Change in Their Neighbors by YAP-ing at Them. Hepatology. 2021 Sep; 74 (3):1692-1694 Epub 2021 June 10
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  3. Bergquist JR, Thiels CA, Shubert CR, Ivanics T, Habermann EB, Vege SS, Grotz TE, Cleary SP, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ. Perception versus reality: A National Cohort Analysis of the surgery-first approach for resectable pancreatic cancer. Cancer Med. 2021 Sep; 10 (17):5925-5935 Epub 2021 July 21
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  4. Ahn DH, Uson Junior PLS, Masci P, Kosiorek H, Halfdanarson TR, Mody K, Babiker H, DeLeon T, Sonbol MB, Gores G, Smoot R, Bekaii-Saab T, Mahipal A, Mansfield A, Tran NH, Hubbard JM, Borad MJ. A pilot study of Pan-FGFR inhibitor ponatinib in patients with FGFR-altered advanced cholangiocarcinoma. Invest New Drugs. 2021 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. Driedger MR, Yamashita TS, Starlinger P, Mathis KL, Smoot RL, Cleary SP, Nagorney DM. Synchronous resection of colorectal cancer primary and liver metastases: an outcomes analysis. HPB (Oxford). 2021 Aug; 23 (8):1277-1284 Epub 2021 Jan 18
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  6. Mueller M, Breuer E, Mizuno T, Bartsch F, Ratti F, Benzing C, Ammar-Khodja N, Sugiura T, Takayashiki T, Hessheimer A, Kim HS, Ruzzenente A, Ahn KS, Wong T, Bednarsch J, D'Silva M, Koerkamp BG, Jeddou H, Lopez-Lopez V, de Ponthaud C, Yonkus JA, Ismail W, Nooijen LE, Hidalgo-Salinas C, Kontis E, Wagner KC, Gunasekaran G, Higuchi R, Gleisner A, Shwaartz C, Sapisochin G, Schulick RD, Yamamoto M, Noji T, Hirano S, Schwartz M, Oldhafer KJ, Prachalias A, Fusai GK, Erdmann JI, Line PD, Smoot RL, Soubrane O, Robles-Campos R, Boudjema K, Polak WG, Han HS, Neumann UP, Lo CM, Kang KJ, Guglielmi A, Park JS, Fondevila C, Ohtsuka M, Uesaka K, Adam R, Pratschke J, Aldrighetti L, De Oliveira ML, Gores GJ, Lang H, Nagino M, Clavien PA. Perihilar Cholangiocarcinoma-Novel Benchmark Values for Surgical and Oncological Outcomes From 24 Expert Centers. Ann Surg. 2021 Jul 29 Epub 2021 July 29
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  7. Gudmundsdottir H, Graham RP, Sonbol MB, Smoot RL, Truty MJ, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Habermann EB, Halfdanarson TR, Cleary SP. Multifocality is not associated with worse survival in sporadic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. J Surg Oncol. 2021 Jul 26 Epub 2021 July 26
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  8. Yonkus JA, Alva-Ruiz R, Abdelrahman AM, Horsman SE, Cunningham SA, Grotz TE, Smoot RL, Cleary SP, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Truty MJ. Intraoperative bile duct cultures in patients undergoing pancreatic head resection: Prospective comparison of bile duct swab versus bile duct aspiration. Surgery. 2021 Jul 2 Epub 2021 July 02
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  9. Yonkus JA, Alva-Ruiz R, Abdelrahman AM, Leiting JL, Schneider AR, Grotz TE, Cleary SP, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Kipp BR, Truty MJ. Molecular Peritoneal Staging for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Using Mutant KRAS Droplet-Digital Polymerase Chain Reaction: Results of a Prospective Clinical Trial. J Am Coll Surg. 2021 Jul; 233 (1):73-80.e1 Epub 2021 May 20
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  10. Lalazar G, Requena D, Ramos-Espiritu L, Ng D, Bhola PD, de Jong YP, Wang R, Narayan NJC, Shebl B, Levin S, Michailidis E, Kabbani M, Vercauteren KOA, Hurley AM, Farber BA, Hammond WJ, Saltsman JA 3rd, Weinberg EM, Glickman JF, Lyons BA, Ellison J, Schadde E, Hertl M, Leiting JL, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Tierney F, Kato T, Wendel HG, LaQuaglia MP, Rice CM, Letai A, Coffino P, Torbenson MS, Ortiz MV, Simon SM. Identification of Novel Therapeutic Targets for Fibrolamellar Carcinoma Using Patient-Derived Xenografts and Direct-from-Patient Screening. Cancer Discov. 2021 Jun 14 Epub 2021 June 14
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  11. Driedger MR, Groeschl R, Yohanathan L, Starlinger P, Grotz TE, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Cleary SP, Kendrick ML, Truty MJ. Finding the Balance: General Surgery Resident Versus Fellow Training and Exposure in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery. J Surg Educ. 2021 May-Jun; 78 (3):875-884 Epub 2020 Oct 17
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  12. Starlinger P, Pereyra D, Hackl H, Ortmayr G, Braunwarth E, Santol J, Najarnia S, Driedger MR, Gregory L, Alva-Ruiz R, Glasgow A, Assinger A, Nagorney DM, Habermann EB, Staetttner S, Cleary SP, Smoot RL, Gruenberger T. Consequences of Perioperative Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Treatment During Hepatic Surgery. Hepatology. 2021 May; 73 (5):1956-1966 Epub 2021 Mar 16
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  13. Starlinger P, Ubl DS, Hackl H, Starlinger J, Nagorney DM, Smoot RL, Habermann EB, Cleary SP. Combined APRI/ALBI score to predict mortality after hepatic resection. BJS Open. 2021 Jan 8; 5 (1)
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  14. Kowalchuk RO, Lester SC, Graham RP, Harmsen WS, Zhang L, Halfdanarson TR, Smoot RL, Gits HC, Ma WW, Owen D, Mahipal A, Miller RC, Wittich MAN, Cleary SP, McWilliams RR, Haddock MG, Hallemeier CL, Truty MJ, Merrell KW. Predicting Adverse Pathologic Features and Clinical Outcomes of Resectable Pancreas Cancer With Preoperative CA 19-9. Front Oncol. 2021; 11:651119 Epub 2021 May 11
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  15. Van Treeck BJ, Lotfalla M, Czeczok TW, Mounajjed T, Moreira RK, Allende DS, Reid MD, Naini BV, Westerhoff M, Adsay NV, Kerr SE, Rizvi SH, Smoot RL, Liu Y, Davila J, Graham RP. Molecular and Immunohistochemical Analysis of Mucinous Cystic Neoplasm of the Liver. Am J Clin Pathol. 2020 Nov 4; 154 (6):837-847
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  16. Loeuillard E, Yang J, Buckarma E, Wang J, Liu Y, Conboy C, Pavelko KD, Li Y, O'Brien D, Wang C, Graham RP, Smoot RL, Dong H, Ilyas S. Targeting tumor-associated macrophages and granulocytic myeloid-derived suppressor cells augments PD-1 blockade in cholangiocarcinoma. J Clin Invest. 2020 Oct 1; 130 (10):5380-5396
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  17. Buckarma EH, Werneburg NW, Conboy CB, Kabashima A, O'Brien DR, Wang C, Rizvi S, Smoot RL. The YAP-Interacting Phosphatase SHP2 Can Regulate Transcriptional Coactivity and Modulate Sensitivity to Chemotherapy in Cholangiocarcinoma. Mol Cancer Res. 2020 Oct; 18 (10):1574-1588 Epub 2020 July 09
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  18. Driedger MR, Puig CA, Thiels CA, Bergquist JR, Ubl DS, Habermann EB, Grotz TE, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Cleary SP, Kendrick ML, Truty MJ. Emergent pancreatectomy for neoplastic disease: outcomes analysis of 534 ACS-NSQIP patients. BMC Surg. 2020 Jul 27; 20 (1):169 Epub 2020 July 27
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  19. Lehrke HD, Van Treeck BJ, Allende D, Denham LJ, Gonzalez RS, Moreira RK, Mounajjed T, Naini BV, Smoot RL, Zreik RT, Jenkins S, Graham RP. Does Argininosuccinate Synthase 1 (ASS1) Immunohistochemistry Predict an Increased Risk of Hemorrhage for Hepatocellular Adenomas? Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2020 Jul; 28 (6):464-470
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  20. Buckarma E, Thiels CA, Habermann EB, Glasgow A, Grotz TE, Cleary SP, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ. Preoperative opioid use is associated with increased length of stay after pancreaticoduodenectomy. HPB (Oxford). 2020 Jul; 22 (7):1074-1081 Epub 2019 Dec 12
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  21. Truty MJ, Colglazier JJ, Mendes BC, Nagorney DM, Bower TC, Smoot RL, DeMartino RR, Cleary SP, Oderich GS, Kendrick ML. En Bloc Celiac Axis Resection for Pancreatic Cancer: Classification of Anatomical Variants Based on Tumor Extent. J Am Coll Surg. 2020 Jul; 231 (1):8-29 Epub 2020 May 15
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  22. Bernts LHP, Neijenhuis MK, Edwards ME, Sloan JA, Fischer J, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Drenth JPH, Hogan MC. Symptom relief and quality of life after combined partial hepatectomy and cyst fenestration in highly symptomatic polycystic liver disease. Surgery. 2020 Jul; 168 (1):25-32 Epub 2020 May 08
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  23. Werneburg N, Gores GJ, Smoot RL. The Hippo Pathway and YAP Signaling: Emerging Concepts in Regulation, Signaling, and Experimental Targeting Strategies With Implications for Hepatobiliary Malignancies. Gene Expr. 2020 Jun 12; 20 (1):67-74 Epub 2019 June 28
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  24. Maeda S, Moore AM, Yohanathan L, Hata T, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Cleary SP, Nagorney DM, Grotz TE, Park EJ, Girgis MD, Reber HA, Motoi F, Masuda T, Unno M, Kendrick ML, Donahue TR. Impact of resection margin status on survival in pancreatic cancer patients after neoadjuvant treatment and pancreatoduodenectomy. Surgery. 2020 May; 167 (5):803-811 Epub 2020 Jan 25
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  25. Leiting JL, Murphy SJ, Bergquist JR, Hernandez MC, Ivanics T, Abdelrahman AM, Yang L, Lynch I, Smadbeck JB, Cleary SP, Nagorney DM, Torbenson MS, Graham RP, Roberts LR, Gores GJ, Smoot RL, Truty MJ. Biliary tract cancer patient-derived xenografts: Surgeon impact on individualized medicine. JHEP Rep. 2020 Apr; 2 (2):100068 Epub 2020 Jan 16
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  26. Yadav S, Tella SH, Kommalapati A, Mara K, Prasai K, Mady MH, Hassan M, Smoot RL, Cleary SP, Truty MJ, Roberts LR, Mahipal A. A Novel Clinically Based Staging System for Gallbladder Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020 Feb; 18 (2):151-159
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  27. Sugimoto M, Takahashi N, Farnell MB, Smyrk TC, Truty MJ, Nagorney DM, Smoot RL, Chari ST, Carter RE, Kendrick ML. Survival benefit of neoadjuvant therapy in patients with non-metastatic pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: A propensity matching and intention-to-treat analysis. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Nov; 120 (6):976-984 Epub 2019 Aug 26
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  28. Rustagi T, Gleeson FC, Chari ST, Lehrke HD, Takahashi N, Malikowski TM, Abu Dayyeh BK, Chandrasekhara V, Iyer PG, Kendrick ML, Pearson RK, Petersen BT, Rajan E, Smoot RL, Storm AC, Topazian MD, Truty MJ, Vege SS, Wang KK, Levy MJ. Safety, Diagnostic Accuracy, and Effects of Endoscopic Ultrasound Fine-Needle Aspiration on Detection of Extravascular Migratory Metastases. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Nov; 17 (12):2533-2540.e1 Epub 2019 Apr 03
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  29. Bergquist JR, Leiting JL, Habermann EB, Cleary SP, Kendrick ML, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ, Grotz TE. Early-onset gastric cancer is a distinct disease with worrisome trends and oncogenic features. Surgery. 2019 Oct; 166 (4):547-555 Epub 2019 July 20
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  30. Yadav S, Xie H, Bin-Riaz I, Sharma P, Bin-Riaz I, Durani U, Goyal G, Borah B, Borad MJ, Smoot RL, Roberts LR, Go RS, McWilliams RR, Mahipal A. Neoadjuvant vs. adjuvant chemotherapy for cholangiocarcinoma: A propensity score matched analysis. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2019 Aug; 45 (8):1432-1438 Epub 2019 Mar 21
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  31. Sugihara T, Isomoto H, Gores G, Smoot R. YAP and the Hippo pathway in cholangiocarcinoma. J Gastroenterol. 2019 Jun; 54 (6):485-491 Epub 2019 Feb 27
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  32. Chakrabarti S, Tella SH, Kommalapati A, Huffman BM, Yadav S, Riaz IB, Goyal G, Mody K, Borad M, Cleary S, Smoot RL, Mahipal A. Clinicopathological features and outcomes of fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2019 Jun; 10 (3):554-561
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  33. Hernandez MC, Bergquist JR, Leiting JL, Ivanics T, Yang L, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ. Patient-Derived Xenografts Can Be Reliably Generated from Patient Clinical Biopsy Specimens. J Gastrointest Surg. 2019 Apr; 23 (4):818-824 Epub 2019 Feb 12
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  34. Hori Y, Vege SS, Chari ST, Gleeson FC, Levy MJ, Pearson RK, Petersen BT, Kendrick ML, Takahashi N, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Topazian MD. Classic chronic pancreatitis is associated with prior acute pancreatitis in only 50% of patients in a large single-institution study. Pancreatology. 2019 Mar; 19 (2):224-229 Epub 2019 Feb 12
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  35. Hernandez MC, Panchamia J, Finnesgard EJ, Leiting JL, Franssen B, Saleem H, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ, Smoot RL. Transversus abdominis plane blocks with liposomal bupivacaine after open major hepatectomy is associated with reduced early patient-reported pain scores and opioid administration. Surgery. 2018 Dec; 164 (6):1251-1258 Epub 2018 Sept 07
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  36. Kamboj AK, Stroh GR, Smoot RL, Prichard DO. A Rare Case of Recurrent Small Bowel Obstructions. Gastroenterology. 2018 Nov; 155 (5):e5-e7 Epub 2018 June 05
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  37. Sugihara T, Werneburg NW, Hernandez MC, Yang L, Kabashima A, Hirsova P, Yohanathan L, Sosa C, Truty MJ, Vasmatzis G, Gores GJ, Smoot RL. YAP Tyrosine Phosphorylation and Nuclear Localization in Cholangiocarcinoma Cells Are Regulated by LCK and Independent of LATS Activity. Mol Cancer Res. 2018 Oct; 16 (10):1556-1567 Epub 2018 June 14
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  38. Tee MC, Krajewski AC, Groeschl RT, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Cleary SP, Smoot RL, Croome KP, Truty MJ. Indications and Perioperative Outcomes for Pancreatectomy with Arterial Resection. J Am Coll Surg. 2018 Aug; 227 (2):255-269 Epub 2018 May 09
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  39. Johnson B, Jin Z, Haddock MG, Hallemeier CL, Martenson JA, Smoot RL, Larson DW, Dozois EJ, Nagorney DM, Grothey A. A Curative-Intent Trimodality Approach for Isolated Abdominal Nodal Metastases in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Update of a Single-Institutional Experience. Oncologist. 2018 Jun; 23 (6):679-685 Epub 2018 Feb 14
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  40. Costa AF, Tremblay St-Germain A, Abdolell M, Smoot RL, Cleary S, Jhaveri KS. How Do Different Indices of Hepatic Enhancement With Gadoxetic Acid Compare in Predicting Liver Failure and Other Major Complications After Hepatectomy? J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2018 May/Jun; 42 (3):380-386
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  41. Sugimoto M, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Chari ST, Moynagh MR, Petersen GM, Carter RE, Takahashi N. Decreased Skeletal Muscle Volume Is a Predictive Factor for Poorer Survival in Patients Undergoing Surgical Resection for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2018 May; 22 (5):831-839 Epub 2018 Feb 01
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  42. Bergquist JR, Shah HN, Habermann EB, Hernandez MC, Ivanics T, Kendrick ML, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Borad MJ, McWilliams RR, Truty MJ. Adjuvant systemic therapy after resection of node positive gallbladder cancer: Time for a well-designed trial? (Results of a US-national retrospective cohort study). Int J Surg. 2018 Apr; 52:171-179 Epub 2018 Feb 26
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  43. Shubert CR, Kendrick ML, Habermann EB, Glasgow AE, Borah BJ, Moriarty JP, Cleary SP, Smoot RL, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ, Que FG. Implementation of prospective, surgeon-driven, risk-based pathway for pancreatoduodenectomy results in improved clinical outcomes and first year cost savings of $1 million. Surgery. 2018 Mar; 163 (3):495-502 Epub 2017 Dec 21
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  44. Rizvi S, Fischbach SR, Bronk SF, Hirsova P, Krishnan A, Dhanasekaran R, Smadbeck JB, Smoot RL, Vasmatzis G, Gores GJ. YAP-associated chromosomal instability and cholangiocarcinoma in mice. Oncotarget. 2018 Jan 19; 9 (5):5892-5905 Epub 2017 Dec 22
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  45. Smoot RL, Werneburg NW, Sugihara T, Hernandez MC, Yang L, Mehner C, Graham RP, Bronk SF, Truty MJ, Gores GJ. Platelet-derived growth factor regulates YAP transcriptional activity via Src family kinase dependent tyrosine phosphorylation. J Cell Biochem. 2018 Jan; 119 (1):824-836 Epub 2017 Aug 03
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  46. Johnson B, Jin Z, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Kipp BR, Grothey A. Impact of Metastasectomy in the Multimodality Approach for BRAF V600E Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: The Mayo Clinic Experience. Oncologist. 2018 Jan; 23 (1):128-134 Epub 2017 Sept 13
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  47. Costa AF, Tremblay St-Germain A, Abdolell M, Smoot RL, Cleary S, Jhaveri KS. Can contrast-enhanced MRI with gadoxetic acid predict liver failure and other complications after major hepatic resection? Clin Radiol. 2017 Jul; 72 (7):598-605 Epub 2017 Mar 06
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  48. Bergquist JR, Ivanics T, Shubert CR, Habermann EB, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Farnell MB, Truty MJ. Type of Resection (Whipple vs. Distal) Does Not Affect the National Failure to Provide Post-resection Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Localized Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Jun; 24 (6):1731-1738 Epub 2017 Jan 09
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  49. Thompson SM, Zendejas-Mummert B, Hartgers ML, Venkatesh SK, Smyrk TC, Mahipal A, Smoot RL. Malignant transformation of biliary adenofibroma: a rare biliary cystic tumor. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2016 Dec; 7 (6):E107-E112
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  50. Jaberi A, Toor SS, Rajan DK, Mironov O, Kachura JR, Cleary SP, Smoot R, Tremblay St-Germain A, Tan K. Comparison of Clinical Outcomes following Glue versus Polyvinyl Alcohol Portal Vein Embolization for Hypertrophy of the Future Liver Remnant prior to Right Hepatectomy. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Dec; 27: (12)1897-1905.e1.
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  51. Shubert CR, Ferrone CR, Fernandez-Del Castillo C, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB, Smoot RL, Truty MJ, Que FG. A multicenter randomized controlled trial comparing pancreatic leaks after TissueLink versus SEAMGUARD after distal pancreatectomy (PLATS) NCT01051856. J Surg Res. 2016 Nov; 206 (1):32-40 Epub 2016 June 17
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  52. Bergquist JR, Groeschl RT, Ivanics T, Shubert CR, Habermann EB, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ, Smoot RL. Mixed hepatocellular and cholangiocarcinoma: a rare tumor with a mix of parent phenotypic characteristics. HPB (Oxford). 2016 Nov; 18 (11):886-892 Epub 2016 Aug 18
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  53. Ivanics T, Bergquist JR, Shubert CR, Smoot RL, Habermann EB, Truty MJ. Small Cell Carcinoma of the Pancreas: A Surgical Disease. Pancreas. 2016 Nov; 45 (10):1461-1466
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  54. Shubert CR, Bergquist JR, Groeschl RT, Habermann EB, Wilson PM, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Farnell MB. Overall survival is increased among stage III pancreatic adenocarcinoma patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy compared to surgery first and adjuvant chemotherapy: An intention to treat analysis of the National Cancer Database. Surgery. 2016 Oct; 160 (4):1080-1096 Epub 2016 Aug 10
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  55. Zeb MH, Pandian TK, El Khatib MM, Naik ND, Chandra A, Morris DS, Smoot RL, Farley DR. Risk factors for postoperative hematoma after inguinal hernia repair: an update. J Surg Res. 2016 Sep; 205 (1):33-7 Epub 2016 June 08
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  56. Bergquist JR, Ivanics T, Storlie CB, Groeschl RT, Tee MC, Habermann EB, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB, Roberts LR, Gores GJ, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ. Implications of CA19-9 elevation for survival, staging, and treatment sequencing in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: A national cohort analysis. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Sep; 114 (4):475-82 Epub 2016 July 20
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  57. Bergquist JR, Puig CA, Shubert CR, Groeschl RT, Habermann EB, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Smoot RL, Farnell MB, Truty MJ. Carbohydrate Antigen 19-9 Elevation in Anatomically Resectable, Early Stage Pancreatic Cancer Is Independently Associated with Decreased Overall Survival and an Indication for Neoadjuvant Therapy: A National Cancer Database Study. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Jul; 223 (1):52-65 Epub 2016 Feb 23
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  58. Thiels CA, Bergquist JR, Laan DV, Croome KP, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Thompson GB, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB, Truty MJ. Outcomes of Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Are Combined Procedures Justified? J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 May; 20 (5):891-8 Epub 2016 Feb 29
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  59. Tee MC, Ubl DS, Habermann EB, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Sarr MG, Truty MJ, Que FG, Reid-Lombardo K, Smoot RL, Farnell MB. Metabolic Syndrome is Associated with Increased Postoperative Morbidity and Hospital Resource Utilization in Patients Undergoing Elective Pancreatectomy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Jan; 20 (1):189-98; discussion 198 Epub 2015 Nov 09
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  60. Tee MC, Croome KP, Shubert CR, Farnell MB, Truty MJ, Que FG, Reid-Lombardo KM, Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML. Laparoscopic pancreatoduodenectomy does not completely mitigate increased perioperative risks in elderly patients. HPB (Oxford). 2015 Oct; 17 (10):909-18 Epub 2015 Aug 20
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  61. Shubert CR, Wagie AE, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Que FG, Reid Lombardo KM, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML. Clinical Risk Score to Predict Pancreatic Fistula after Pancreatoduodenectomy: Independent External Validation for Open and Laparoscopic Approaches. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Sep; 221 (3):689-98 Epub 2015 May 21
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  62. Lee JJ, Conneely JB, Smoot RL, Gallinger S, Greig PD, Moulton CA, Wei A, McGilvray I, Cleary SP. Laparoscopic versus open liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma at a North-American Centre: a 2-to-1 matched pair analysis. HPB (Oxford). 2015 Apr; 17: (4)304-10.
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  63. Razumilava N, Gradilone SA, Smoot RL, Mertens JC, Bronk SF, Sirica AE, Gores GJ. Non-canonical Hedgehog signaling contributes to chemotaxis in cholangiocarcinoma. J Hepatol. 2014 Mar; 60 (3):599-605 Epub 2013 Nov 14
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  64. Conneely JB, Smoot RL, Greig PD, McGilvray ID. Mesocaval shunting. J Am Coll Surg. 2014; 218(2):306-7.
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  65. Mertens JC, Fingas CD, Christensen JD, Smoot RL, Bronk SF, Werneburg NW, Gustafson MP, Dietz AB, Roberts LR, Sirica AE, Gores GJ. Therapeutic effects of deleting cancer-associated fibroblasts in cholangiocarcinoma. Cancer Res. 2013 Jan 15; 73 (2):897-907 Epub 2012 Dec 05
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  66. Smoot RL, Donohue JH. Modified Appleby procedure for resection of tumors of the pancreatic body and tail with celiac axis involvement. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Nov; 16 (11):2167-9 Epub 2012 June 14
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  67. Zaydfudim V, Smoot RL, Clark CJ, Kendrick ML, Que FG, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM. Role of operative therapy in non-cirrhotic patients with metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Aug; 16 (8):1516-23 Epub 2012 May 30
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  68. Razumilava N, Bronk SF, Smoot RL, Fingas CD, Werneburg NW, Roberts LR, Mott JL. miR-25 targets TNF-related apoptosis inducing ligand (TRAIL) death receptor-4 and promotes apoptosis resistance in cholangiocarcinoma. Hepatology. 2012 Feb; 55 (2):465-75 Epub 2011 Dec 19
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  69. Smoot RL, Nagorney DM, Chandan VS, Que FG, Schleck CD, Harmsen WS, Kendrick ML. Resection of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients without cirrhosis. Br J Surg. 2011 May; 98(5):697-703. Epub 2011 Jan 31.
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  70. Schnelldorfer T, Ware AL, Smoot R, Schleck CD, Harmsen WS, Nagorney DM. Management of giant hemangioma of the liver: resection versus observation. J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Dec; 211(6):724-30. Epub 2010 Oct 25.
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  71. Fingas CD, Blechacz BR, Smoot RL, Guicciardi ME, Mott J, Bronk SF, Werneburg NW, Sirica AE, Gores GJ. A smac mimetic reduces TNF related apoptosis inducing ligand (TRAIL)-induced invasion and metastasis of cholangiocarcinoma cells. Hepatology. 2010 Aug; 52 (2):550-61
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  72. Smoot RL, Koch CA, Heller SF, Sabater EA, Cullinane DC, Bannon MP, Thomsen KM, Harmsen WS, Baerga-Varela Y, Schiller HJ. Inferior vena cava filters in trauma patients: efficacy, morbidity, and retrievability. J Trauma. 2010 Apr; 68(4):899-903.
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  73. Smoot RL, Blechacz BR, Werneburg NW, Bronk SF, Sinicrope FA, Sirica AE, Gores GJ. A Bax-mediated mechanism for obatoclax-induced apoptosis of cholangiocarcinoma cells. Cancer Res. 2010 Mar 1; 70 (5):1960-9 Epub 2010 Feb 16
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  74. Blechacz BR, Smoot RL, Bronk SF, Werneburg NW, Sirica AE, Gores GJ. Sorafenib inhibits signal transducer and activator of transcription-3 signaling in cholangiocarcinoma cells by activating the phosphatase shatterproof 2. Hepatology. 2009 Dec; 50 (6):1861-70
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  75. Camp CL, Smoot RL, Kolettis TN, Groenewald CB, Greenlee SM, Farley DR. Patient records at Mayo Clinic: lessons learned from the first 100 patients in Dr Henry S. Plummer's dossier model. Mayo Clin Proc 2008 Dec; 83 (12):1396-9
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  76. Smoot RL, Zhang L, Sebo TJ, Que FG. Adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas: a single-institution experience comparing resection and palliative care. J Am Coll Surg. 2008 Sep; 207(3):368-70. Epub 2008 May 15.
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  77. Smoot RL, Oderich GS, Taner CB, Greenlee SM, Larson DR, Cragun EB, Farley DR. Postoperative hematoma following inguinal herniorrhaphy: patient characteristics leading to increased risk. Hernia. 2008 Jun; 12 (3):261-5 Epub 2007 Dec 04
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  78. Smoot RL, Farley DR. Why wouldn't this elderly man get up and move? Contemp Surg. 2008 Apr; 64(6):179-81.
  79. Truty MJ, Smoot RL. Animal models in pancreatic surgery: a plea for pork. Pancreatology. 2008; 8(6):546-50. Epub 2008 Sep 30.
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  80. Smoot RL, Christein JD, Farnell MB. An innovative option for venous reconstruction after pancreaticoduodenectomy: the left renal vein. J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 Apr; 11 (4):425-31
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  81. Mahadeo DC, Janka-Junttila M, Smoot RL, Roselova P, Parent CA. A chemoattractant-mediated Gi-coupled pathoway activates adenylyl cyclase in human neutrophils. Mol Biol Cell. Feb 2007; 18(2):512-22. Epub 2006 Nov
  82. Smoot RL, Farley DR. Minnesota general surgeons. Where do they come from? Minn Med. 2006 Dec; 89 (12):46-8
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  83. Smoot RL, Christein JD, Farnell MB. Durability of portal venous reconstruction following resection during pancreaticoduodenectomy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2006 Dec; 10 (10):1371-5
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