Leonidas Koniaris

  • 9347 Citations
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19952019
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Publications 1995 2019

2019

CT and MRI imaging and interpretation of hepatic arterioportal shunts

Wang, Q., Koniaris, L., Milgrom, D. P., Patel, A., Hu, M., Cui, E., Deng, Y. & Akisik, M., May 1 2019, In : Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 4, May, 34.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Liver
Portal System
Neoplasms
Splenomegaly
Portal Hypertension

Multimodal action of MAS activation for systemic cancer cachexia therapy

Rupert, J. E., Koniaris, L. & Zimmers, T., Feb 15 2019, In : Cancer Research. 79, 4, p. 699-700 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Cachexia
Neoplasms
Research
Muscle Cells
Skeletal Muscle

National Cancer Institute Centers and Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Research Synergy

Kim, B. J., Misra, S., Chen, H., Bell, T. M., Koniaris, L. & Valsangkar, N. P., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 236, p. 92-100 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
Research
Neoplasms
Publications

Role for targeted resection in the multidisciplinary treatment of metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor

Kim, B. J., Milgrom, D. P., Feizpour, C., Kays, J. K. & Koniaris, L., Apr 1 2019, In : Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 4, April, 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Therapeutics
Neoplasm Metastasis
Recurrence
2018

Academic versus Clinical Productivity of (Elite) United States transplant surgeons: who publishes more and who operates more

Rosati, C. M., Koniaris, L., Gaudino, M., Milgrom, D. P., Girardi, L. N. & Ekser, B., Jan 1 2018, In : American Surgeon. 84, 1, p. E36-E38

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Transplants
Surgeons

Academic versus clinical productivity of cardiac surgeons in the state of New York: Who publishes more and who operates more

Rosati, C. M., Gaudino, M., Vardas, P. N., Weber, D. J., Blitzer, D., Hameedi, F., Koniaris, L. & Girardi, L. N., Jan 1 2018, In : American Surgeon. 84, 1, p. 71-79 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Publications
Thoracic Surgery
Surgeons
Databases
Population
1 Citation (Scopus)

An Assessment of the Academic Impact of Shock Society Members

Milgrom, D. P., Koniaris, L., Valsangkar, N. P., Lad, N., Bell, T. M., Wojcik, B. & Zimmers, T., May 1 2018, In : Shock. 49, 5, p. 508-513 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shock
Efficiency
Publications
Hospital Departments
Causality

Approach to wild-type gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Kays, J. K., Sohn, J. D., Kim, B. J., Goze, K. & Koniaris, L., Nov 1 2018, In : Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 3, November, 92.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Germ-Line Mutation
Mutation
Platelet-Derived Growth Factor alpha Receptor
Neurofibromatosis 1

Biliary Bypass with Laparoscopic Choledochoduodenostomy

Kays, J. K., Koniaris, L., Milgrom, D. P. & Nakeeb, A., Jan 16 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Choledochostomy
Common Bile Duct
Abdominal Abscess
Choledocholithiasis
Intractable Pain

Current state of women in academic surgical subspecialties: How a new metric in measuring academic productivity may change the equation

Fecher, A. M., Valsangkar, N., Bell, T. M., Lisy, M. E., Rozycki, G. S. & Koniaris, L., May 1 2018, In : American Surgeon. 84, 5, p. 746-748 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

1 Citation (Scopus)

GDF11 induces kidney fibrosis, renal cell epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition, and kidney dysfunction and failure

Pons, M., Koniaris, L., Moe, S., Gutierrez, J. C., Esquela-Kerscher, A. & Zimmers, T., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery (United States).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition
Renal Insufficiency
Fibrosis
Kidney
Fibroblasts

How academically productive are endocrine surgeons in the United States?

Garner, E. F., Valsangkar, N. P., Wang, T. N., Porterfield, J. R., Koniaris, L. & Chen, H., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 229, p. 122-126 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Publications
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Databases
Surgeons
Registries
1 Citation (Scopus)

Integrating therapies for surgical adult soft tissue sarcoma patients

Milgrom, D. P., Sehdev, A., Kays, J. K. & Koniaris, L., Nov 1 2018, In : Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 3, November, 88.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sarcoma
Connective Tissue
Neoplasms
Cell Lineage
Radiotherapy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Meloxicam increases epidermal growth factor receptor expression improving survival after hepatic resection in diet-induced obese mice

Jin, X., Zimmers, T., Jiang, Y., Milgrom, D. P., Zhang, Z. & Koniaris, L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery (United States).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meloxicam
Obese Mice
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Diet
Fatty Liver

Myiasis-induced sepsis: a rare case report of Wohlfahrtiimonas chitiniclastica and Ignatzschineria indica bacteremia in the continental United States

Lysaght, T. B., Wooster, M. E., Jenkins, P. C. & Koniaris, L., Dec 1 2018, In : Medicine. 97, 52, p. e13627

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myiasis
Bacteremia
Sepsis
Diptera
Anti-Bacterial Agents

Obligation for transparency regarding treating physician credentials at academic health centres

Martin, P. J., Skill, N. & Koniaris, L., Feb 26 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Medical Ethics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transparency
obligation
physician
Physicians
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Resveratrol Improves Recovery and Survival of Diet-Induced Obese Mice Undergoing Extended Major (80%) Hepatectomy

Jin, X., Zimmers, T., Zhang, Z. & Koniaris, L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Digestive diseases and sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obese Mice
Hepatectomy
Diet
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Survival
1 Citation (Scopus)

Scholarly activity in academic plastic surgery: the gender difference

Sasor, S. E., Cook, J. A., Duquette, S. P., Loewenstein, S. N., Gallagher, S., Tholpady, S. S., Chu, M. W. & Koniaris, L., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 229, p. 332-336 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plastic Surgery
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Medical Schools
Authorship
Cross-Sectional Studies

Solitary fibrous tumor

Davanzo, B., Emerson, R., Lisy, M., Koniaris, L. & Kays, J. K., Nov 1 2018, In : Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 3, November, 94.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Solitary Fibrous Tumors
Neoplasms
Pleural Solitary Fibrous Tumor
Molecular Pathology
Gene Fusion
9 Citations (Scopus)

Three cachexia phenotypes and the impact of fat-only loss on survival in FOLFIRINOX therapy for pancreatic cancer

Kays, J. K., Shahda, S., Stanley, M., Bell, T. M., O'Neill, B. H., Kohli, M. D., Couch, M. E., Koniaris, L. & Zimmers, T., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cachexia
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Fats
Phenotype
Survival
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Bone Pain and Muscle Weakness in Cancer Patients

Milgrom, D. P., Lad, N. L., Koniaris, L. & Zimmers, T., Apr 1 2017, In : Current Osteoporosis Reports. 15, 2, p. 76-87 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Bone Neoplasms
Muscle Weakness
Muscle Neoplasms
Bone and Bones
Pain
11 Citations (Scopus)

Differential bone loss in mouse models of colon cancer cachexia

Bonetto, A., Kays, J. K., Parker, V. A., Matthews, R. R., Barreto, R., Puppa, M. J., Kang, K. S., Carson, J. A., Guise, T., Mohammad, K., Robling, A., Couch, M. E., Koniaris, L. & Zimmers, T., 2017, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 7, JAN, 679.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cachexia
Colonic Neoplasms
Bone and Bones
Muscles
Bone Density
6 Citations (Scopus)

Epidermal growth factor receptor restoration rescues the fatty liver regeneration in mice

Zimmers, T., Jin, X., Zhang, Z., Jiang, Y. & Koniaris, L., Oct 1 2017, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 313, 4, p. E440-E449

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver Regeneration
Fatty Liver
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Liver
Obese Mice
3 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum to: Exogenous GDF11 induces cardiac and skeletal muscle dysfunction and wasting (Basic Research in Cardiology, (2017), 112, 4, (48), 10.1007/s00395-017-0639-9)

Zimmers, T., Jiang, Y., Wang, M., Liang, T. W., Rupert, J. E., Au, E. D., Marino, F. E., Couch, M. E. & Koniaris, L., Sep 1 2017, In : Basic Research in Cardiology. 112, 5, 53.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cardiology
Names
Myocardium
Skeletal Muscle
Research
22 Citations (Scopus)

Exogenous GDF11 induces cardiac and skeletal muscle dysfunction and wasting

Zimmers, T., Jiang, Y., Wang, M., Liang, T. W., Rupert, J. E., Au, E. D., Marino, F. E., Couch, M. E. & Koniaris, L., Jul 1 2017, In : Basic Research in Cardiology. 112, 4, 48.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Growth Differentiation Factors
Myocardium
Skeletal Muscle
Myostatin
Cardiac Myocytes

The Drivers of Academic Success in Cleft and Craniofacial Centers: A 10-Year Analysis of over 2000 Publications

Plana, N. M., Massie, J. P., Stern, M. J., Alperovich, M., Runyan, C. M., Staffenberg, D. A., Koniaris, L., Grayson, B. H., Diaz-Siso, J. R. & Flores, R. L., Feb 1 2017, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 139, 2, p. 450-456 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

antineoplaston A10
Publications
Orthodontics
Plastic Surgery
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
7 Citations (Scopus)
Cachexia
Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinases
Interleukin-6
Lung Neoplasms
Muscles
3 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding the critical role for surgery in the management of wild-type gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST)

Kim, B. J., Kays, J. K., Koniaris, L. & Valsangkar, N. P., Nov 1 2017, In : Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2, NOV, 91.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
1 Citation (Scopus)

“Does the Organization of Plastic Surgery Units into Independent Departments Affect Academic Productivity?”

Loewenstein, S. N., Duquette, S., Valsangkar, N., Avula, U., Lad, N., Socas, J., Flores, R. L., Sood, R. & Koniaris, L., Jul 12 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plastic Surgery
Organizations
Organized Financing
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Databases
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

Academic Productivity of US Cardiothoracic Surgical Centers

Rosati, C. M., Vardas, P. N., Gaudino, M., Tahboub, M. T., Blitzer, D., Girardi, L. N., Turrentine, M., Brown, J. & Koniaris, L., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 31, 7, p. 423-428 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Medicine
Cardiology
Medical Schools
Thoracic Surgery
Research

A surgery trainee's guide to writing a manuscript

Liang, T. W., Feliciano, D. V. & Koniaris, L., Jul 31 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Manuscripts
Hope
Medical Students
Publications
Patient Care
6 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of cardiothoracic surgeons practicing at the top-ranked US institutions

Rosati, C. M., Koniaris, L., Molena, D., Blitzer, D., Su, K. W., Tahboub, M., Vardas, P. N., Girardi, L. N. & Gaudino, M., 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 8, 11, p. 3232-3244 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thorax
Efficiency
Internship and Residency
Publications
Surgeons
3 Citations (Scopus)

Do plastic surgery programs with integrated residencies or subspecialty fellowships have increased academic productivity?

Duquette, S. P., Valsangkar, N. P., Sood, R., Socas, J., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., Jan 1 2016, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open. 4, 2, e614.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Plastic Surgery
Internship and Residency
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Surgeons
Publications
3 Citations (Scopus)

Endangered academia: Preserving the pediatric surgeon scientist

Markel, T. A., Valsangkar, N. P., Bell, T. M., Kiel, B. A., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., Jul 12 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Publications
Surgeons
Research
Analysis of Variance
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of clinical fellowships on academic productivity in departments of surgery

Valsangkar, N. P., Liang, T. W., Martin, P. J., Mayo, J. S., Rosati, C. M., Feliciano, D. V., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Publications
Hospital Surgery Department
Plastic Surgery
Patient Care

Impact of Integrated Vascular Residencies on Academic Productivity within Vascular Surgery Divisions

Kim, B. J., Valsangkar, N. P., Liang, T. W., Murphy, M., Zimmers, T., Bell, T. M., Davies, M. G. & Koniaris, L., Jan 3 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Vascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internship and Residency
Blood Vessels
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Education
Publications
3 Citations (Scopus)

International medical graduates among top US transplant surgeons

Rosati, C. M., Ekser, B., Kaafarani, H. M. A., Gaudino, M. & Koniaris, L., Nov 1 2016, In : International Journal of Surgery. 35, p. 19-20 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Transplants
Surgeons

Invited Commentary: Meeting Our Obligation to Equal Surgical Care for All

Jenkins, P. C., Koniaris, L. & Stain, S. C., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 223, 2, p. 418 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

6 Citations (Scopus)

Is there an impending loss of academically productive trauma surgical faculty? An analysis of 4,015 faculty

Valsangkar, N. P., Blanton, C., Mayo, J., Rozycki, G. S., Bell, T. M., Zimmers, T., Feliciano, D. V. & Koniaris, L., May 27 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Surgical Specialties
Publications
Hospital Surgery Department
Research
4 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of members of the Society of University Surgeons on the scholarship of American surgery

Valsangkar, N. P., Kays, J. K., Feliciano, D. V., Martin, P. J., Parett, J. S., Joshi, M. M., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Research
Publications
Surgeons
Art
3 Citations (Scopus)

The positive association of Association for Academic Surgery membership with academic productivity

Valsangkar, N. P., Milgrom, D. P., Martin, P. J., Parett, J. S., Joshi, M. M., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 205, 1, p. 163-168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Publications
Databases
Research
History
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Role of PhD Faculty in Advancing Research in Departments of Surgery

Bell, T. M., Valsangkar, N., Joshi, M., Mayo, J., Blanton, C., Zimmers, T., Torbeck, L. & Koniaris, L., Jan 27 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Research
Publications
Hospital Departments
Medical Schools
2 Citations (Scopus)

The transforming power of early career acute care surgery research scholarships on academic productivity

Zarzaur, B. L., Valsangkar, N., Feliciano, D. F. & Koniaris, L., Mar 30 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Research
Publications
Wounds and Injuries
Surgeons

Training Patterns and Lifetime Career Achievements of US Academic Cardiothoracic Surgeons

Rosati, C. M., Valsangkar, N. P., Gaudino, M., Blitzer, D., Vardas, P. N., Girardi, L. N., Turrentine, M., Brown, J. & Koniaris, L., Oct 12 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : World Journal of Surgery. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Publications
Research
Aptitude
Internship and Residency
Surgeons
8 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding the Barriers to Hiring and Promoting Women in Surgical Subspecialties

Valsangkar, N., Fecher, A. M., Rozycki, G. S., Blanton, C., Bell, T. M., Freischlag, J., Ahuja, N., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 223, 2, p. 387-398.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Publications
Sex Characteristics
Demography
Research
Surgical Oncology
2015
29 Citations (Scopus)

Current management of gastrointestinal stromal tumors: Surgery, current biomarkers, mutations, and therapy

Valsangkar, N., Sehdev, A., Misra, S., Zimmers, T., O'Neil, B. H. & Koniaris, L., Nov 1 2015, In : Surgery. 158, 5, p. 1149-1164 16 p., 4266.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Biomarkers
Mutation
Molecular Targeted Therapy
Neoadjuvant Therapy
23 Citations (Scopus)

Determining the drivers of academic success in surgery: An analysis of 3,850 faculty

Valsangkar, N. P., Zimmers, T., Kim, B. J., Blanton, C., Joshi, M. M., Bell, T. M., Nakeeb, A., Dunnington, G. & Koniaris, L., Jul 15 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 7, e0131678.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

academic achievement
funding
Surgery
surgery
Oncology
1 Citation (Scopus)

Protecting Ideas: Ethical and Legal Considerations When a Grant’s Principal Investigator Changes

Koniaris, L., Coombs, M. I., Meslin, E. M. & Zimmers, T., Jul 31 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Science and Engineering Ethics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organized Financing
grant
obligation
Research Personnel
credit
2014
12 Citations (Scopus)

Electronic medical record: A balancing act of patient safety, privacy and health care delivery

Gummadi, S., Housri, N., Zimmers, T. & Koniaris, L., 2014, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 348, 3, p. 238-243 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electronic Health Records
Privacy
Patient Safety
Patient Care
Delivery of Health Care

Surgical Aspects of Hepatobiliary Tumors

Misra, S. & Koniaris, L., Jun 20 2014, Cancer Consult: Expertise for Clinical Practice. Wiley Blackwell, p. 729-734 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cholangiocarcinoma
Neoplasms
Liver
Therapeutics