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Gentian Kristo, M.D.


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  1. Stolarski A, Whang E, Kristo G. Insights from Senior Surgeons-Reply. JAMA Surg. 2020 Sep 01; 155(9):901-902. PMID: 32579165.
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  2. He K, Whang E, Kristo G. Graduate medical education funding mechanisms, challenges, and solutions: A narrative review. Am J Surg. 2020 Jun 23. PMID: 32680622.
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  3. Zheng J, Hundeyin M, He K, Sachs T, Hess DT, Whang E, Kristo G. General surgery chief residents' perspective on surgical education during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Surgery. 2020 08; 168(2):222-225. PMID: 32600881.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  4. He K, Stolarski A, Whang E, Kristo G. Addressing General Surgery Residents' Concerns in the Early Phase of the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Surg Educ. 2020 Jul - Aug; 77(4):735-738. PMID: 32354684.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  5. Stolarski A, Carlson S, Oriel B, O'Neal P, Whang E, Kristo G. Mentorship of Surgical Interns: Are We Failing to Meet Their Needs? J Surg Educ. 2020 Sep - Oct; 77(5):1037-1045. PMID: 32273251.
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  6. Stolarski A, Moseley JM, O'Neal P, Whang E, Kristo G. Retired Surgeons' Reflections on Their Careers. JAMA Surg. 2020 04 01; 155(4):359-361. PMID: 31968054.
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  7. Kristo G, Itani KMF. Complicated and Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis Are Different Diseases-Do Not Compare Apples With Oranges-Reply. JAMA Surg. 2019 08 01; 154(8):783. PMID: 31042276.
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  8. Stolarski AE, Kim NE, O'Neal P, Sanchez V, Whang E, Kristo G. Implementation of an Intraoperative Instructional Timeout Just Prior to Stapler Use Improves Proficiency of Surgical Stapler Usage by Surgery Residents. J Surg Educ. 2019 Nov - Dec; 76(6):1622-1628. PMID: 31239232.
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  9. Kim NE, Moseley JM, O'Neal P, Whang E, Itani KMF, Kristo G. Retired Surgeons as Mentors for Surgical Training Graduates Entering Practice: An Underutilized Resource. Ann Surg. 2019 Mar 19. PMID: 30907756.
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  10. Kristo G, Itani KMF. Settling the Controversy-Appendectomy as the Criterion for Appendicitis Diagnosis. JAMA Surg. 2019 03 01; 154(3):207-208. PMID: 30484826.
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  11. Nelson B, Na Eun K, Sullivan B, O'Neal P, Sanchez V, Whang E, Kristo G. Playing the Surgical Technologist Role by Surgery Residents Improves Their Technical and Nontechnical Skills. J Surg Res. 2019 06; 238:57-63. PMID: 30738359.
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  12. Senturk JC, Kristo G, Gold J, Bleday R, Whang E. The Development of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Across Surgical Specialties. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2017 Sep; 27(9):863-870. PMID: 28795911.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Lilley EJ, Gemunden SA, Kristo G, Changoor N, Scott JW, Rickerson E, Shimizu N, Salim A, Cooper Z. Utility of the "Surprise" Question in Predicting Survival among Older Patients with Acute Surgical Conditions. J Palliat Med. 2017 04; 20(4):420-423. PMID: 27802091.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Lasley RD, Kristo G, Keith BJ, Mentzer RM. The A2a/A2b receptor antagonist ZM-241385 blocks the cardioprotective effect of adenosine agonist pretreatment in in vivo rat myocardium. . 2007 Jan; 292(1):H426-31. PMID: 16980350.
    Citations: 18     Translation:Animals
  15. Ballard-Croft C, Locklar AC, Kristo G, Lasley RD. Regional myocardial ischemia-induced activation of MAPKs is associated with subcellular redistribution of caveolin and cholesterol. . 2006 Aug; 291(2):H658-67. PMID: 16565301.
    Citations: 20     Translation:AnimalsCells
  16. Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Keith BJ, Mentzer RM, Lasley RD. Aged rat myocardium exhibits normal adenosine receptor-mediated bradycardia and coronary vasodilation but increased adenosine agonist-mediated cardioprotection. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005 Nov; 60(11):1399-404. PMID: 16339325.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  17. Lasley RD, Keith BJ, Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Mentzer RM. Delayed adenosine A1 receptor preconditioning in rat myocardium is MAPK dependent but iNOS independent. . 2005 Aug; 289(2):H785-91. PMID: 15833799.
    Citations: 7     Translation:AnimalsCells
  18. Reid EA, Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Ballard-Croft C, Keith BJ, Mentzer RM, Lasley RD. In vivo adenosine receptor preconditioning reduces myocardial infarct size via subcellular ERK signaling. . 2005 May; 288(5):H2253-9. PMID: 15653762.
    Citations: 16     Translation:AnimalsCells
  19. Ballard-Croft C, Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Reid E, Keith BJ, Mentzer RM, Lasley RD. Acute adenosine preconditioning is mediated by p38 MAPK activation in discrete subcellular compartments. . 2005 Mar; 288(3):H1359-66. PMID: 15539417.
    Citations: 14     Translation:Animals
  20. Yoshimura Y, Kristo G, Keith BJ, Jahania SA, Mentzer RM, Lasley RD. The p38 MAPK inhibitor SB203580 blocks adenosine A(1) receptor-induced attenuation of in vivo myocardial stunning. Cardiovasc Drugs Ther. 2004 Nov; 18(6):433-40. PMID: 15770430.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  21. Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Ferraris SP, Jahania SA, Mentzer RM, Lasley RD. The preischemic combination of the sodium-hydrogen exchanger inhibitor cariporide and the adenosine agonist AMP579 acts additively to reduce porcine myocardial infarct size. J Am Coll Surg. 2004 Oct; 199(4):586-94. PMID: 15454144.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  22. Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Keith BJ, Stevens RM, Jahania SA, Mentzer RM, Lasley RD. Adenosine A1/A2a receptor agonist AMP-579 induces acute and delayed preconditioning against in vivo myocardial stunning. . 2004 Dec; 287(6):H2746-53. PMID: 15271662.
    Citations: 4     Translation:Animals
  23. Kristo G, Yoshimura Y, Niu J, Keith BJ, Mentzer RM, Bünger R, Lasley RD. The intermediary metabolite pyruvate attenuates stunning and reduces infarct size in in vivo porcine myocardium. . 2004 Feb; 286(2):H517-24. PMID: 14551043.
    Citations: 5     Translation:Animals
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