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Volume 22, Number 5 / May, 2015

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Extended Surgical Resection and Histology in Retroperitoneal Sarcoma

Aimee M. Crago MD, PhD, FACS
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Personalizing the Approach to Retroperitoneal Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Histology-specific Patterns of Failure and Postrelapse Outcome after Primary Extended Resection

Alessandro Gronchi MD, Rosalba Miceli PhD, Marc Antoine Allard MD, Dario Callegaro MD, Cecile Le Péchoux MD, Marco Fiore MD, Charles Honoré MD, Roberta Sanfilippo MD, Sara Coppola MD, Silvia Stacchiotti MD, Philippe Terrier MD, Paolo G. Casali MD, Axel Le Cesne MD, Luigi Mariani MD, Chiara Colombo MD, Sylvie Bonvalot MD, PhD
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Safety and Efficacy of Radiation Dose Delivered via Iodine-125 Brachytherapy Mesh Implantation for Deep Cavity Sarcomas

Mark Fairweather MD, Jiping Wang MD, PhD, Phillip M. Devlin MD, Jorgen Hansen MS, Elizabeth H. Baldini MD, MPH, John E. Ready MD, David J. Sugarbaker MD, Monica M. Bertagnolli MD, Chandrajit P. Raut MD, MSc
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Prognostic Value of CTNNB1 Gene Mutation in Primary Sporadic Aggressive Fibromatosis

Danique L. M. van Broekhoven MD, Cornelis Verhoef MD, PhD, Dirk J. Grünhagen MD, PhD, Joost M. H. H. van Gorp MD, PhD, Michael A. den Bakker MD, PhD, John W. J. Hinrichs PhD, Carmen M. A. de Voijs, Thijs van Dalen MD, PhD
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Breast Oncology

Implications of HER2-Targeted Therapy on Extent of Surgery for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Hamza Aziz MD, P. Kelly Marcom MD, E. Shelley Hwang MD, MPH
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Spotlight on Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer

Judy C. Boughey MD, Kelly K. Hunt MD
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Landscape of Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer

Tufia C. Haddad MD, Matthew P. Goetz MD
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Role of Imaging in Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer

Vandana Dialani MD, Tamuna Chadashvili MD, PhD, Priscilla J. Slanetz MD, MPH, FACR
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Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on Locoregional Surgical Treatment of Breast Cancer

Eleftherios P. Mamounas MD, MPH, FACS
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Influence of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer

Amit K. Garg MD, Thomas A. Buchholz MD
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Pathological Complete Response in Neoadjuvant Treatment of Breast Cancer

Patricia Cortazar MD, Charles E. Geyer Jr. MD
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Patients with Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer Are Less Likely to Undergo Breast-Conserving Surgery: A Population Based Study in The Netherlands

W. Truin MD, R. M. Roumen MD, PhD, S. Siesling MD, PhD, M. van der Heiden-van der Loo PhD, L. E. M. Duijm MD, PhD, V. C. G. Tjan-Heijnen MD, PhD, A. C. Voogd PhD
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Papilloma on Core Biopsy: Excision vs. Observation

Faina Nakhlis, Nasim Ahmadiyeh, Susan Lester, Sughra Raza, Parisa Lotfi, Mehra Golshan
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Assessing Localized Skin-to-Fat Water in Arms of Women with Breast Cancer Via Tissue Dielectric Constant Measurements in Pre- and Post-surgery Patients

Harvey N. Mayrovitz PhD, Daniel N. Weingrad MD, Lidice Lopez PA
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Do MRI and Mammography Reliably Identify Candidates for Breast Conservation After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy?

Maxine S. Jochelson MD, Katharine Lampen-Sachar MD, Girard Gibbons BA, Chau Dang MD, Diana Lake MD, Elizabeth A. Morris MD, Monica Morrow MD
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Colorectal Cancer

Prokineticin 1 Protein Expression is a Useful New Prognostic Factor for Human Sporadic Colorectal Cancer

Toshiyuki Nakazawa MD, Takanori Goi MD, PhD, Yasuo Hirono MD, PhD, Akio Yamaguchi MD, PhD
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Histologic Categorization of Desmoplastic Reaction: Its Relevance to the Colorectal Cancer Microenvironment and Prognosis

Hideki Ueno MD, PhD, Eiji Shinto MD, PhD, Hideyuki Shimazaki MD, PhD, Yoshiki Kajiwara MD, PhD, Takahiro Sueyama MD, Junji Yamamoto MD, PhD, Kazuo Hase MD, PhD
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Prognostic Significance of the Lymph Node Ratio in Stage IV Colorectal Cancer Patients who have Undergone Curative Resection

Tsuyoshi Ozawa MD, Soichiro Ishihara MD, Takeshi Nishikawa MD, Toshiaki Tanaka MD, Junichiro Tanaka MD, Tomomichi Kiyomatsu MD, Keisuke Hata MD, Kazushige Kawai MD, Hiroaki Nozawa MD, Takamitsu Kanazawa MD, Shinsuke Kazama MD, Hironori Yamaguchi MD, Eiji Sunami MD, Joji Kitayama MD, Toshiaki Watanabe MD
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Incorporation of Radiotherapy in the Multidisciplinary Treatment of Isolated Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Recurrence from Colorectal Cancer

Jeongshim Lee MD, Jee Suk Chang MD, Sang Joon Shin MD, Joon Seok Lim MD, Ki Chang Keum MD, Nam Kyu Kim MD, Joong Bae Ahn MD, Tae Il Kim MD, Woong Sub Koom MD
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Institutional Learning Curve of Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemoperfusion for Peritoneal Malignancies

Patricio M. Polanco MD, Ying Ding PhD, Jordan M. Knox BA, Lekshmi Ramalingam MD, Heather Jones MPA-C, Melissa E. Hogg MD, Amer H. Zureikat MD, Matthew P. Holtzman MD, James Pingpank MD, Steven Ahrendt MD, Herbert J. Zeh MD, David L. Bartlett MD, Haroon A. Choudry MD
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Neutrophil–Lymphocyte Ratio is a Simple and Novel Biomarker for Prediction of Survival after Radioembolization for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Samer Tohme MD, Daniel Sukato BS, Didier Chalhoub MD, Kerry Ann C. A. McDonald MD, Albert Zajko MD, Nikhil Amesur MD, Philip Orons MD, James W. Marsh MD, David A. Geller MD, Allan Tsung MD
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Escalation of Socioeconomic Disparities Among Patients with Colorectal Cancer Receiving Advanced Surgical Treatment

Parissa Tabrizian MD, Jessica Overbey MS, Gonzalo Carrasco-Avino MD, Emilia Bagiella PhD, Daniel M. Labow MD, FACS, Umut Sarpel MD, FACS
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Endocrine Tumors

A Risk Model to Determine Surgical Treatment in Patients with Thyroid Nodules with Indeterminate Cytology

Carlos Aitor Macias MD, MPH, Dena Arumugam MD, Renee L. Arlow MD, Oliver S. Eng MD, Shou-En Lu PhD, Parisa Javidian MD, Tomer Davidov MD, FACS, Stanley Z. Trooskin MD, FACS
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Multidisciplinary Cancer Conferences for Gastrointestinal Malignancies Result in Measureable Treatment Changes: A Prospective Study of 149 Consecutive Patients

Jacqueline Oxenberg DO, Wesley Papenfuss MD, Iyare Esemuede MD, Kristopher Attwood PhD, Marko Simunovic MD, Boris Kuvshinoff MD, Valerie Francescutti MD
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A Nationwide Retrospective Study of Perioperative Chemotherapy for Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma: Tolerability, Outcome, and Prognostic Factors

Anders Christian Larsen MD, Cecilie Holländer MD, Lone Duval MD, PhD, Katrine Schønnemann MD, PhD, Michael Achiam MD, PhD, Per Pfeiffer MD, PhD, Mette Karen Yilmaz MD, Ole Thorlacius-Ussing MD, Dr. Med. Sci., Lene Bæksgaard MD, PhD, Morten Ladekarl MD, Dr. Med. Sci.
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Carbon Dioxide Pneumoperitoneum Led to No Severe Morbidities for the Elderly During Laparoscopic-Assisted Distal Gastrectomy

Satoshi Suzuki MD, PhD, Tetsu Nakamura MD, PhD, Tatsuya Imanishi MD, PhD, Shingo Kanaji MD, PhD, Masashi Yamamoto MD, PhD, Kiyonori Kanemitsu MD, PhD, Kimihiro Yamashita MD, PhD, Yasuo Sumi MD, PhD, Kenichi Tanaka MD, PhD, Daisuke Kuroda MD, PhD, Yoshihiro Kakeji MD, PhD
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Safety, Efficacy, and Long-Term Follow-Up Evaluation of Perioperative Epirubicin, Cisplatin, and Capecitabine Chemotherapy in Esophageal Resection for Adenocarcinoma

P. C. van der Sluis Msc, MD, I. Ubink MD, S. van der Horst Msc, J. J. Boonstra MD, PhD, E. E. Voest MD, PhD, J. P. Ruurda MD, PhD, I. H. M. Borel Rinkes MD, PhD, M. J. Wiezer MD, PhD, M. E. I. Schipper MD, P. D. Siersema MD, PhD, M. Los MD, PhD, M. P. Lolkema MD, PhD, R. van Hillegersberg MD, PhD
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Moving Fast and Moving Slow

Kiran K. Turaga MD, MPH, T. Clark Gamblin MD, MS, H. Richard Alexander, Robert Edwards, David L. Bartlett MD
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Outcome of Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy on Patients with Diaphragmatic Involvement

Bernardo Franssen MD, Parissa Tabrizian MD, Alan Weinberg MS, Anya Romanoff MD, Daniel Tuvin MD, Daniel Labow MD, Umut Sarpel MD
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A Comparative Analysis of Postoperative Pancreatic Fistulas After Surgery With and Without Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemoperfusion

Stephanie Downs-Canner MD, Ying Ding PhD, Deepa R. Magge MD, Heather Jones MPA-C, Lekshmi Ramalingam MD, Amer Zureikat MD, Matthew Holtzman MD, Steven Ahrendt MD, James Pingpank MD, Herbert J. Zeh MD, David L. Bartlett MD, Haroon A. Choudry MD
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Morbidity of the Abdominal Wall Resection and Reconstruction After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (CRS/HIPEC)

Maria F. Nunez MD, Armando Sardi MD, Carol Nieroda MD, William Jimenez MD, Michelle Sittig RN, Ryan MacDonald PhD, Nail Aydin MD, Vladimir Milovanov MD, Vadim Gushchin MD
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Comparison of MRI and CT for Predicting the Peritoneal Cancer Index (PCI) Preoperatively in Patients Being Considered for Cytoreductive Surgical Procedures

Russell N. Low MD, Robert M. Barone MD, Janelle Lucero BA
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Laparoscopic Evacuation of Mucinous Ascites for Palliation of Pseudomyxoma Peritonei

Kaitlyn J. Kelly MD, Joel M. Baumgartner MD, Andrew M. Lowy MD
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Safety and Quality Outcomes in Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Patients: Developing a National Center for Excellence in Colombia

Fernando Arias MD, FACS, Gabriel Herrera-Almario MD, Marcos E. Pozo MD, Eduardo Londoño-Schimmer MD, Jorge M. Otero MD, Andres Cardona MD, MSc, PhD, Natalia Cortes MD, Marta Mora RN
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Gynecologic Oncology

Can a Sentinel Node Mapping Algorithm Detect All Positive Lymph Nodes in Cervical Cancer?

Rosyane Rena de Freitas MD, MSc, Glauco Baiocchi MD, PhD, Sérgio Bruno Bonatto Hatschbach MD, José Clemente Linhares MD, João Antônio Guerreiro MD, Claudiane Ligia Minari MD, Reitan Ribeiro MD, Juliana Jung MD, Taiza Zukovski MD, Ademar Lopes MD, PhD
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Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC in Recurrent Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: A Prospective Randomized Phase III Study

J. Spiliotis MD, PhD, E. Halkia MD, PhD, E. Lianos MD, N. Kalantzi MD, A. Grivas MD, E. Efstathiou MD, S. Giassas MD
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Healthcare Policy and Outcomes

Mortality in Emergency Surgical Oncology

M. R. F. Bosscher MD, B. L. van Leeuwen MD, PhD, H. J. Hoekstra MD, PhD
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Association Between Hospital Finances, Payer Mix, and Complications After Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: Deficiencies in the Current Healthcare Reimbursement System and Future Implications

Malcolm H. Squires III MD, MS, Christopher A. Staley, William Knechtle MPH, Joshua H. Winer MD, Maria C. Russell MD, Sebastian Perez PhD, John F. Sweeney MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Charles A. Staley III MD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Is Complete Liver Resection Without Resection of Synchronous Lung Metastases Justified?

Yoshihiro Mise MD, Scott Kopetz MD, Reza J. Mehran MD, Thomas A. Aloia MD, Claudius Conrad MD, Kristoffer W. Brudvik MD, Melissa W. Taggart MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD
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Medical Oncology

Local Low-Dose Thrombolysis for Safe and Effective Treatment of Venous Port-Catheter Thrombosis

Alexander Massmann MD, Philippe Jagoda MD, Nicole Kranzhoefer MD, Arno Buecker MD
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Melanomas

Sex Differences in Melanoma Survival are Not Related to Mitotic Rate of the Primary Tumor

Arjen Joosse MD, PhD, Augustinus P. T. van der Ploeg MD, PhD, Lauren E. Haydu BSCHE, MIPH, Tamar E. C. Nijsten MD, PhD, Esther de Vries MSc, PhD, Richard A. Scolyer MD, FRCPA, FRCPath, Alexander M. M. Eggermont MD, PhD, Jan Willem W. Coebergh MD, PhD, John F. Thompson MD, FRACS, FACS
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Neuro-Oncology

Versatility of Percutaneous Pedicular Screw Fixation in Metastatic Spine Tumor Surgery: A Prospective Analysis

Naresh Kumar FRCS (Orth), DM (Orth), Aye Sandar Zaw MPH, Ma Ramona Reyes MD, Rishi Malhotra MRCS, Pang Hung Wu MRCS, Milindu Chanaka Makandura MBBS, Joseph Thambiah MChOrth, Gabriel Ka Po Liu FRCS Ed, Hee-Kit Wong MChOrth (Liv)
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Original Article –Hepatobiliary Tumors

Hepatic Vein-Sparing Hepatectomy for Multiple Colorectal Liver Metastases at the Caval Confluence

Guido Torzilli MD, PhD, FACS, Fabio Procopio MD, Matteo Cimino MD, Matteo Donadon MD, Daniele Del Fabbro MD, Guido Costa MD, Carlos A. Garcia-Etienne MD
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Pediatric Oncology

Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) for Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults: The First 50 Cases

Andrea Hayes-Jordan MD, Holly Green PA-C, Heather Lin PhD, Pascal Owusu-Agyemang MD, Rodrigo Mejia MD, Regina Okhuysen-Cawley MD, Jose Cortes MD, Nancy E. Fitzgerald MD, Mary Frances McAleer MD, Cynthia Herzog MD, Winston W. Huh MD, Peter Anderson MD, PhD
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Regional Cancer Therapies

Peritoneal Surface Disease with Synchronous Hepatic Involvement Treated with Cytoreductive Surgery (CRS) and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)

Reese W. Randle MD, Andrea N. Doud MD, Edward A. Levine MD, Clancy J. Clark MD, Katrina R. Swett MS, Perry Shen MD, John H. Stewart MD, Konstantinos I. Votanopoulos MD, PhD, FACS
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Impact of Distal Pancreatectomy on Outcomes of Peritoneal Surface Disease Treated with Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Andrea N. Doud MD, Reese W. Randle MD, Clancy J. Clark MD, Edward A. Levine MD, Katrina R. Swett MS, Perry Shen MD, John H. Stewart MD, Konstantinos I. Votanopoulos MD, PhD, FACS
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Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy at the Time of Surgery is Not Associated with Increased 30-Day Morbidity and Mortality Following Colorectal Resection

Edmund K. Bartlett MD, Rashikh A. Choudhury BA, Robert E. Roses MD, Douglas L. Fraker MD, Rachel R. Kelz MD, Giorgos C. Karakousis MD
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Iterative Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Recurrent or Progressive Diffuse Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma: Clinicopathologic Characteristics and Survival Outcome

Chukwuemeka Ihemelandu MD, FACS, Lana Bijelic MD, FACS, Paul H. Sugarbaker MD, FACS, FRCS
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Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Joseph H. Helm MD, John T. Miura MD, Jason A. Glenn MD, Rebecca K. Marcus MD, Gregory Larrieux MD, Thejus T. Jayakrishnan MD, Amy E. Donahue MLIS, T. Clark Gamblin MD, MS, Kiran K. Turaga MD, MPH, Fabian M. Johnston MD, MHS
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Quality of Life After Isolated Limb Infusion for In-Transit Melanoma of the Extremity

Betty S. Jiang BS, Paul J. Speicher MD, Samantha Thomas MB, Paul J. Mosca MD, Amy P. Abernethy MD, Douglas S. Tyler MD
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Predictors of Progression in High-Grade Appendiceal or Colorectal Peritoneal Carcinomatosis After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Joel M. Baumgartner MD, Laura Tobin MPH, Sean F. Heavey BS, Kaitlyn J. Kelly MD, Eric J. Roeland MD, Andrew M. Lowy MD
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Urologic Oncology

Predictors of Prostate-Specific Antigen Biochemical Recurrence in Patients Undergoing Primary Whole-Gland Prostate Cryoablation

Yi Yang Liu MD, Po Hui Chiang MD, PhD, Yao Chi Chuang MD, Wei Ching Lee MD, Yuan Tso Cheng MD, Hung Jen Wang MD
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Are Urologists and Radiologists Equally Effective in Determining the RENAL Nephrometry Score?

Steeve Benadiba, Anne-Laure Verin, Geraldine Pignot, Thomas Bessede, Julien Drai, Rachid Bahi, Wilson Toussile, Laurence Rocher, Jean-Jacques Patard
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Extramammary Paget’s Disease in Males: Survival Outcomes in 495 Patients

Lindsey A. Herrel MD, Aaron D. Weiss MD, Michael Goodman MD, MPH, Timothy V. Johnson MD, Adeboye O. Osunkoya MD, Keith A. Delman MD, Viraj A. Master MD, PhD
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