Presentations

Abstract Title                     

Meeting Presentation

Liou DZ, Lui NS, Ramakrishnan D, Shrager JB, Backhus LM, Berry MF. Induction therapy does not improve survival in patients with large thymomas. Manuscript under review.

Presented at Society of Thoracic Surgeons 2018 (Fort Lauderdale, FL)

Liou DZ, Backhus LM, Lui NS, Shrager JB, Berry MF. Induction therapy for locally advanced distal esophageal adenocarcinoma: Is radiation Always necessary? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Feb 9. pii: S0022-5223(18)30309-X. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.12.136. PMID:29530567

Presented at American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) 2017

Liou DZ, Serna-Gallegos D, Mirocha J, Alban RF, Soukiasian HJ.Predictors of Failure to Rescue After Esophagectomy. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Mar;105(3):871-878. PMID: 29397102.

Presented at Society of Thoracic Surgeons 2017 (Houston, TX)

Yang CF, Brown A, Lui N, Backhus L, D’Amico TA, Shrager J, Berry MF. The Oldest Old: A National Analysis of Outcomes for Patients 90 Years or Older with Non-small-cell Lung Cancer.

Manuscript in preparation.

Society of Thoracic Surgeons Annual Meeting, January 2019, San Diego, CA.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Shah S, Ramakrishnan D, D’Amico TA, Berry MF. Impact of positive margins and adjuvant radiation on survival after resection of tracheal adenoid cystic carcinoma.  Submitted to Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Southern Thoracic Surgical Association Annual Meeting, November 2018, Amelia Island, Florida.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Mayne NR, Deng JZ, Commander SJ, D’Amico TA, Berry MF. The Impact of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Histology on the Use of Surgery and Survival in a Population-Based Analysis.

Manuscript in preparation.

World Conference on Lung Cancer, September 2018, Toronto, Canada. Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Yendamuri S, Mayne N, Battoo A, Wang H, Meyerhoff R, Hirji S, Berry M, McKenna R, Demmy T, D’Amico T.  The Role of Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy in the Management of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Multicenter Study of 434 patients. 

Accepted for publication at Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

American Association of Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting, April 2018, San Diego, CA.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Wang HW, Chan D, Yerokun B, D’Amico TA, Hartwig MG, Berry MF.  “Pneumonectomy after Induction Therapy for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: Development of a Nomogram Using Machine Learning Techniques to Assist Patient Selection.” 

Manuscript in review.

American Association for Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting,   May 2017, Boston, MA.

Poster presentation.

1st place, Moderated Poster Competition.

Yang CF, Aibel K, Meyerhoff RR, Wang F, Harpole DH, Abernethy AP, LeBlanc TW. Assessment of Sleep Quality Among Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia During Induction Chemotherapy.  BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 2018. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29643104

ASCO Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium, September 2016, San Francisco, California.  Poster Presentation

Yang CF, Chan DY, Shah S, Yerokun B, Wang XF, D’Amico TA, Berry MF, Harpole DH Jr. Long-term Survival After Surgery Compared with Concurrent Chemoradiation for Node-negative Small Cell Lung Cancer.  Annals of Surgery 2017.  [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28475559

American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, June 2016, Chicago, IL.

Podium presentation in the Poster Discussion Session.

Yang CF, Gu L, Shah S, Yerokun B, D’Amico TA, Hartwig MG, Berry MF.  Long-term outcomes of surgical resection for stage IV non-small cell lung cancer: a national analysis.  Lung Cancer. 2018. 115:75-83. PMID: 29290266

Western Thoracic Surgical Association Annual Meeting, June 2016, Honolulu, HI.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Mayne NR, Wang HH, Meyerhoff RR, Hirji S, Tong BC, Onaitis MW, Hartwig MG, Harpole DH, D’Amico TA, Berry MF.  Outcomes of Major Lung Resection After Induction Therapy for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer in Elderly Patients.  Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2016; 102(3):962-70. PMID: 27234579

Southern Thoracic Surgical Association 62nd Annual Meeting, November, 2015, Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Chan DY, Speicher PJ, Gulack BC, Tong BC, Hartwig MG, Kelsey CR, D’Amico TA, Berry MF, Harpole DH. Surgery versus Optimal Medical Management for N1 Small Cell Lung Cancer.  Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2017. 12(4): 689-696. PMID: 28385378

16th World Conference on Lung Cancer, September 2015, Denver CO.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Shah S, Lin BK, Vandusen K, Chan DY, Tan W, Ranney D, Cox M, D’Amico TA, Berry MF. Right-sided vs Left-sided Pneumonectomy after Induction Therapy for Non-small-cell Lung Cancer.  Annals of Thoracic Surgery. In press.

16th World Conference on Lung Cancer, September 2015, Denver CO.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Meyerhoff RR, Mayne NR, Singhapricha T, Toome CB, Speicher PJ, Hartwig MG, Tong BC, Onaitis MW, Harpole DH, D’Amico TA, Berry MF. Long-term survival following open versus thoracoscopic lobectomy after preoperative chemotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer.  European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2016; 49(6):1615-23. PMID: 26719408

23rd European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery, June 2015, Lisbon, Portugal. 

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Adil SM, Anderson KL, Meyerhoff RR, Turley RS, Hartwig MG, Harpole DH, Tong BC, Onaitis MW, D’Amico TA, Berry MF. Impact of patient selection and treatment strategies on outcomes after lobectomy for biopsy-proven stage IIIA pN2 non-small cell lung cancer. European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2016; 49(6):1607-13. PMID: 26719403

23rd European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery, June 2015, Lisbon, Portugal.

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Gulack BC, Gu L, Speicher PJ, Wang X, Harpole DH, Onaitis MW, D’Amico TA, Berry MF, Hartwig MG.  Adding Radiation to Induction Chemotherapy Does Not Improve Survival of Patients With Operable Clinical N2 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2015, 150(6):1484-92. PMID: 26259994

American Association for Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting, April 2015, Seattle, WA. 

Podium presentation.

Yang CF, Kumar A, Gulack BC, Mulvihill MS, Hartwig MG, D’Amico TA, Berry MF. Long-term Outcomes after Lobectomy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer when Unsuspected pN2 Disease is Found: A National Cancer Data Base Analysis.  Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2016; 151(5):1380-8. PMID: 26874598

American Association for Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting, April 2015, Seattle, WA.

1st place, Moderated Poster Competition.

Liou DZ, Bhandari P, Shrager JB, Lui NS, Backhus LM, Berry MF. Impact of Chemotherapy Use and Timing on Survival in Patients Who Have Surgical Resection of Epithelial Mesothelioma.

Presented at American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) 2018

Colwell E, Bhandari P, Benson J, He H, Lui N, Berry M, Shrager J, Backhus L.  Examination of optimal timing of post-surgical surveillance for early stage lung cancer patients and association with outcomes.

Presented at World Conference on Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2018

Lui NS, He, H, Imielski BR, Kunder C, Bhandari P, Benson J, Backhus LM, Berry MF, Shrager JB. Part-solid lung adenocarcinoma in Asians versus Caucasians: different biology but similar outcomes.

Presented at European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS) 2018

Liou DZ, Bhandari P, Marshall N, Sox-Harris AH, Fann J, Burdon TA, Backhus LM. Bundled Strong for Surgery (S4S) Optimization Targets Strongly Linked to Cardiac Surgery Outcomes.  

Presented at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress (ACS) 2018

Liou DZ, Bhandari P, Marshall N, Sox-Harris AH, Wren S, Lui N, Berry M, Shrager J, Backhus LM. Bundled Preoperative Risk Factor Optimization has Potential for Greater Impact on Surgical Outcomes than Single Factors Alone.  

Presented at Pacific Coast Surgical 2018

Richardson MT, Backhus LM, Berry MF, Vail DG, Ayers KC, Benson JA, Bhandari P, Teymourtash M, Shrager JB. Intraoperative costs of video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy can be dramatically reduced without compromising outcomes. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Mar;155(3):1267-1277.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.08.146. Epub 2017 Nov 13. PMID: 29224839

Presented at American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) 2017

Liou DZ, Backhus LM, Lui NS, Shrager JB, Berry MF. Induction therapy for locally advanced distal esophageal adenocarcinoma: Is radiation Always necessary? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Feb 9. pii: S0022-5223(18)30309-X. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.12.136. PMID:29530567

Presented at American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) 2017

Gao RW, Berry MF, Kunder CA, Khuong AA, Wakelee H, Neal JW, Backhus LM, Shrager JB.  Survival and risk factors for progression after resection of the dominant tumor in multifocal, lepidic-type pulmonary adenocarcinoma.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Aug 1. pii: S0022-5223(17)31576-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.07.034. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28863952

Presented at American Association for Thoracic Surgery 2016

Berry MF, Gao R, Kunder CA, Backhus L, Khuong A, Kadoch M, Leung A, Shrager J. Presence of Even a Small Ground-Glass Component in Lung Adenocarcinoma Predicts Better Survival. Clin Lung Cancer. 2017 Jul 8. pii: S1525-7304(17)30207-3. doi: 10.1016/j.cllc.2017.06.020. PMID: 28743420

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Demos DS, Berry MF, Backhus LM, Shrager JB. Video-assisted thoracoscopic diaphragm plication using a running suture technique is durable and effective. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Dec 21. pii: S0022-5223(16)31801-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.11.062. PMID:28087113. 

Presented at Western Thoracic Surgical Association (WTSA) 2016

Shaffer R, Tsai C, Backhus LM, Curtin C, Hernandez-Boussard T. Identification of targets to improve return to Emergency Room and Hospital Readmission among patients undergoing thoracotomy procedures.

Presented at American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) 2016

Laidlaw G, Gao R, Ayers K, Backhus L, Berry M, Shrager J. Effect of EGFR mutations on survival in patients following surgical resection of lung adenocarcinoma   DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtho.2016.11.1000

Presented at World Conference on Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2016

Gu B, Burt BM, Merritt RE, Stephanie S, Nair V, Hoang CD, Shrager JB. A dominant adenocarcinoma with multifocal ground glass lesions does not behave as advanced disease. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 96(2):411-8, 2013

Presented at Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS) 2013