Published Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Oxytocin and cardiometabolic interoception: Knowing oneself affects ingestive and social behaviors

Maintaining homeostasis while navigating one’s environment involves accurately assessing and interacting with external stimuli while remaining consciously in tune with internal signals such as hunger and thirst. Both atypical social…

A Novel Organ-Specific Approach to Selectively Target Sensory Afferents Innervating the Aortic Arch

The brain maintains cardiovascular homeostasis, in part, via the arterial baroreflex which senses changes in blood pressure (BP) at the level of the aortic arch. Sensory afferents innervating the aortic…

Physician-modified endografts are associated with a survival benefit over parallel grafting in thoracoabdominal aneurysms

CONCLUSIONS: Survival after endovascular TAAA repair is improved with the use of PMEG compared with PG. Several key factors of this study demonstrate the shortcomings of PG in complex aneurysm…

A Quantitative Study of Particle Dispersion due to Respiratory Support Modalities in PC-12 Aircraft: Prehospital Patient Transport

CONCLUSIONS: Particle dispersion associated with the use of BiPAP and HFNO with a surgical mask is lower than nasal cannula oxygen with a surgical mask. These findings may assist air…