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  • Ashman PE, Chen T, Barinsky GL, Benson B, Babu S, Bojrab DI 2nd, Svider PF. Otologic Manifestations of Eosinophilic Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis: A Systematic Review. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Apr 1;42(4):e380-e387. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000003024. PMID: 33534386.


  • Farland LV, Degnan WJ, Harris HR, Tobias DK, Missmer SA. A prospective study of endometriosis and risk of type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia. 2021 Mar;64(3):552-560. doi: 10.1007/s00125-020-05347-6. Epub 2021 Jan 5. PMID: 33399910.
  • Smith Robert C. Making the biopsychosocial model more scientific-its general and specific models. Soc Sci Med. 2021 Mar;272:113568. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113568. Epub 2020 Dec 2. PMID: 33423810.
  • Lin KF, Bojrab DI 2nd, Fritz CG, Schutt CA, Hong RS, Babu SC. Hearing Outcomes With a Novel Total Ossicular Replacement Prosthesis. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Mar 1;42(3):447-454. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000002993. PMID: 33555756.
  • Tu N, Bojrab D 2nd, Sioshansi P, Lin K, Hong R, Bojrab D, Babu S. Exoscope-assisted Otologic Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Mar 1;42(3):e378-e379. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000002916. PMID: 33122504.
  • Ash PEA, Lei S, Shattuck J, Boudeau S, Carlomagno Y, Medalla M, Mashimo BL, Socorro G, Al-Mohanna LFA, Jiang L, Öztürk MM, Knobel M, Ivanov P, Petrucelli L, Wegmann S, Kanaan NM, Wolozin B. TIA1 potentiates tau phase separation and promotes generation of toxic oligomeric tau. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 Mar 2;118(9):e2014188118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2014188118. PMID: 33619090; PMCID: PMC7936275.
  • Miller KM, Patterson JR, Kochmanski J, Kemp CJ, Stoll AC, Onyekpe CU, Cole-Strauss A, Steece-Collier K, Howe JW, Luk KC, Sortwell CE. Striatal Afferent BDNF Is Disrupted by Synucleinopathy and Partially Restored by STN DBS. J Neurosci. 2021 Mar 3;41(9):2039-2052. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1952-20.2020. PMID: 33472823; PMCID: PMC7939095.
  • Kim HI, Kim TH, Yoo JY, Young SL, Lessey BA, Ku BJ, Jeong JW. ARID1A and PGR proteins interact in the endometrium and reveal a positive correlation in endometriosis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2021 Mar 8;550:151-157. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2021.02.144. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33706098.
  • Joshi NR, Kohan-Ghadr HR, Roqueiro DS, Yoo JY, Fru K, Hestermann E, Yuan L, Ho SM, Jeong JW, Young SL, Lessey BA, Fazleabas AT. Genetic and epigenetic changes in the eutopic endometrium of women with endometriosis: association with decreased endometrial αvβ3 integrin expression. Mol Hum Reprod. 2021 Mar 9:gaab018. doi: 10.1093/molehr/gaab018. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33693877.
  • Claus CF, Tong D, Lytle E, Bahoura M, Garmo L, Li C, Park P, Carr DA, Easton R, Abdulhak M, Chang V, Houseman C, Bono P, Richards B, Soo TM. Age as a Predictor for Complications and Patient-reported Outcomes in Multilevel Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusions: Analyses From the Michigan Spine Surgery Improvement Collaborative (MSSIC). Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2021 Mar 15;46(6):356-365. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003792. PMID: 33620179.
  • Babu S, Luryi AL, Schutt CA. In Response to Letter to the Editor Regarding Over-Under Versus Medial Tympanoplasty: Comparison of Benefit, Success, and Hearing Results. Laryngoscope. 2021 Jan;131(1):E258. doi: 10.1002/lary.28622. Epub 2020 Mar 28. PMID: 32222080.


  • Leimanis-Laurens M, Gil D, Kampfschulte A, Krohn C, Prentice E, Sanfilippo D, Prokop JW, Lydic TA, Rajasekaran S. The Feasibility of Studying Metabolites in PICU Multi-Organ Dysfunction Syndrome Patients over an 8-Day Course Using an Untargeted Approach. Children. 2021; 8(2):151.
  • Chang C, Colón-Berlingeri M, Mavis B, Laird-Fick HS, Parker C, Solomon D. Medical Student Progress Examination Performance and Its Relationship With Metacognition, Critical Thinking, and Self-Regulated Learning Strategies. Acad Med. 2021 Feb 1;96(2):278-284. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003766. PMID: 33003039.
  • Zeng B, Glicksberg BS, Newbury P, Chekalin E, Xing J, Liu K, Wen A, Chow C, Chen B. OCTAD: an open workspace for virtually screening therapeutics targeting precise cancer patient groups using gene expression features. Nat Protoc. 2021 Feb;16(2):728-753. doi: 10.1038/s41596-020-00430-z. PMID: 33361798.
  • Stewart EA, Missmer SA, Rocca WA. Moving Beyond Reflexive and Prophylactic Gynecologic Surgery. Mayo Clin Proc. 2021 Feb;96(2):291-294. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2020.05.012. PMID: 33549251.
  • Bojrab DI 2nd, Fritz CG, Lin KF, Schutt CA, Hong RS, Babu SC, Chen PY, Maitz A, Bojrab DI. A Protective Cap: Fundal Fluid Cap Facilitates a Reduction in Inner Ear Radiation Dose in the Radiosurgical Treatment of Vestibular Schwannoma. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Feb 1;42(2):294-299. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000002856. PMID: 33443360.
  • Conway RM, Sugihara EM, Lee DM, Renker J, Sioshansi PC, Babu SC. Frequency-specific Electrocochleography and Traveling Wave Time as a Clinical Test for Menière's Disease. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Feb 1;42(2):290-293. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000002927. PMID: 33443359.
  • Song Y, Fazleabas AT. Endometrial Organoids: A Rising Star for Research on Endometrial Development and Associated Diseases. Reprod Sci. 2021 Feb 2. doi: 10.1007/s43032-021-00471-z. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33533008.
  • Luke B, Brown MB, Wantman E, Forestieri NE, Browne ML, Fisher SC, Yazdy MM, Ethen MK, Canfield MA, Nichols HB, Oehninger S, Doody KJ, Sutcliffe AG, Williams C, Eisenberg ML, Baker VL, Sacha CR, Lupo PJ. Risks of nonchromosomal birth defects, small-for-gestational age birthweight, and prematurity with in vitro fertilization: effect of number of embryos transferred and plurality at conception versus at birth. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2021 Feb 5. doi: 10.1007/s10815-021-02095-3. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33547526.
  • Schwam ZG, Schettino A, Babu SC, Bojrab DI, Michaelides EM, Schutt CA. Outcomes in Revision Stapes Surgery. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 Feb 9:194599821991479. doi: 10.1177/0194599821991479. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33560173.
  • Luryi AL, Schettino A, Michaelides EM, Babu S, Bojrab DI, Schutt CA. Outcomes After Tympanic Membrane Perforation During Primary Stapes Surgery for Otosclerosis. Laryngoscope. 2021 Feb 12. doi: 10.1002/lary.29452. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33576524.
  • Shafrir AL, Palmor MC, Fourquet J, DiVasta AD, Farland LV, Vitonis AF, Harris HR, Laufer MR, Cramer DW, Terry KL, Missmer SA. Co-occurrence of immune-mediated conditions and endometriosis among adolescents and adult women. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2021 Feb 14:e13404. doi: 10.1111/aji.13404. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33583078.
  • Bojrab DI 2nd, Fritz CG, Lin KF, Schutt CA, Hong RS, Babu SC, Chen PY, Maitz A, Bojrab DI. Pre-existing Vestibular Symptoms Are Associated With Acute Vestibular Symptoms After Gamma Knife Therapy for Vestibular Schwannoma. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Feb 15. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000003064. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33591068.
  • Kelly-Reif K, Rinsky JL, Chiu SK, Burrer S, de Perio MA, Trotter AG, Miura SS, Seo JY, Hong R, Friedman L, Hand J, Richardson G, Sokol T, Sparer-Fine EH, Laing J, Oliveri A, McGreevy K, Borjan M, Harduar-Morano L, Luckhaupt SE. Media Reports as a Tool for Timely Monitoring of COVID-19-Related Deaths Among First Responders-United States, April 2020. Public Health Rep. 2021 Feb 22:33354921999171. doi: 10.1177/0033354921999171. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33617374.
  • Zhou G, Holzman C, Chen B, Wang P, Heng YJ, Kibschull M, Lye SJ, Kasten EP. EBF1-Correlated Long Non-coding RNA Transcript Levels in 3rd Trimester Maternal Blood and Risk of Spontaneous Preterm Birth. Reprod Sci. 2021 Feb;28(2):541-549. doi: 10.1007/s43032-020-00320-5. Epub 2020 Sep 21. PMID: 32959224.


  • Blacksher E, Valles SA. White Privilege, White Poverty: Reckoning with Class and Race in America. Hastings Cent Rep. 2021 Jan;51 Suppl 1:S51-S57. doi: 10.1002/hast.1230. PMID: 33630341.
  • Farland LV, Degnan WJ, Harris HR, Han J, Cho E, VoPham T, Kvaskoff M, Missmer SA. Recreational and residential sun exposure and risk of endometriosis: a prospective cohort study. Hum Reprod. 2021 Jan 1;36(1):199-210. doi: 10.1093/humrep/deaa280. PMID: 33432329; PMCID: PMC7801789.
  • Luke B, Brown MB, Wantman E, Forestieri NE, Browne ML, Fisher SC, Yazdy MM, Ethen MK, Canfield MA, Watkins S, Nichols HB, Farland LV, Oehninger S, Doody KJ, Eisenberg ML, Baker VL. The risk of birth defects with conception by ART. Hum Reprod. 2021 Jan 1;36(1):116-129. doi: 10.1093/humrep/deaa272. PMID: 33251542.
  • Bojrab DI 2nd, Fritz CG, Lin KF, Schutt CA, Hong RS, Babu SC, Chen PY, Maitz A, Bojrab DI. Fundal Fluid Cap Is Associated With Hearing Preservation in the Radiosurgical Treatment of Vestibular Schwannoma. Otol Neurotol. 2021 Jan;42(1):137-144. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000002837. PMID: 33055496.
  • Smith RC, Kovar-Gough I, Grayson-Sneed K. Coding Methods to Evaluate Patient-Centered Interactions. Psychosom Med. 2021 Jan 1;83(1):101-102. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000876. PMID: 33060453.
  • Keidar E, Singh J, Santiago-Rivera OJ, Wilkerson B, Babu S. Utility and value of pre-operative CT and MRI for cochlear implantation in the elderly. Am J Otolaryngol. 2021 Jan 4;42(3):102853. doi: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2020.102853. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33460977.
  • Begay J, Sanchez B, Wheeler A, Baldwin F Jr, Lucas S, Herbert G, Ordonez Suarez Y, Shuey C, Klaver Z, Harkema JR, Wagner JG, Morishita M, Bleske B, Zychowski KE, Campen MJ. Assessment of particulate matter toxicity and physicochemistry at the Claim 28 uranium mine site in Blue Gap, AZ. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2021 Jan 2;84(1):31-48. doi: 10.1080/15287394.2020.1830210. Epub 2020 Oct 13. PMID: 33050837; PMCID: PMC7726040.
  • Derscheid DJ, Arnetz JE, Lohse C. Risk Factors for Assault and Physical Aggression Among Medically Hospitalized Adult Patients Who Had a Behavioral Emergency Call: A Descriptive Study. J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc. 2021 Jan 3:1078390320983441. doi: 10.1177/1078390320983441. Epub ahead of print. PMID:33393418.
  • Coughlin LN, Ilgen MA, Jannausch M, Walton MA, Bohnert KM. Progression of cannabis withdrawal symptoms in people using medical cannabis for chronic pain. Addiction. 2021 Jan 5. doi: 10.1111/add.15370. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33400332.
  • Missmer SA, Tu FF, Agarwal SK, Chapron C, Soliman AM, Chiuve S, Eichner S, Flores-Caldera I, Horne AW, Kimball AB, Laufer MR, Leyland N, Singh SS, Taylor HS, As-Sanie S. Impact of Endometriosis on Life-Course Potential: A Narrative Review. Int J Gen Med. 2021 Jan 7;14:9-25. doi: 10.2147/IJGM.S261139. PMID: 33442286; PMCID: PMC7800443.
  • Chandler JA, Cabrera LY, Doshi P, Fecteau S, Fins JJ, Guinjoan S, Hamani C, Herrera-Ferrá K, Honey CM, Illes J, Kopell BH, Lipsman N, McDonald PJ, Mayberg HS, Nadler R, Nuttin B, Oliveira-Maia AJ, Rangel C, Ribeiro R, Salles A, Wu H. International Legal Approaches to Neurosurgery for Psychiatric Disorders. Front Hum Neurosci. 2021 Jan 13;14:588458. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2020.588458. PMID: 33519399; PMCID: PMC7838635.
  • Keele GR, Prokop JW, He H, Holl K, Littrell J, Deal AW, Kim Y, Kyle PB, Attipoe E, Johnson AC, Uhl KL, Sirpilla OL, Jahanbakhsh S, Robinson M, Levy S, Valdar W, Garrett MR, Solberg Woods LC. Sept8/SEPTIN8 involvement in cellular structure and kidney damage is identified by genetic mapping and a novel human tubule hypoxic model. Sci Rep. 2021 Jan 22;11(1):2071. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-81550-8. PMID: 33483609; PMCID: PMC7822875.
  • Purcell EK, Becker MF, Guo Y, Hara SA, Ludwig KA, McKinney CJ, Monroe EM, Rechenberg R, Rusinek CA, Saxena A, Siegenthaler JR, Sortwell CE, Thompson CH, Trevathan JK, Witt S, Li W. Next-Generation Diamond Electrodes for Neurochemical Sensing: Challenges and Opportunities. Micromachines (Basel). 2021 Jan 26;12(2):128. doi: 10.3390/mi12020128. PMID: 33530395; PMCID: PMC7911340.
  • Ghazi TU, Sioshansi PC, Hong RS. Post-stapedotomy reparative granuloma following use of acellular porcine small intestinal submucosa. Am J Otolaryngol. 2021 Jan 29;42(3):102933. doi: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2021.102933. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33545450.
  • Mercado NM, Stancati JA, Sortwell CE, Mueller RL, Boezwinkle SA, Duffy MF, Fischer DL, Sandoval IM, Manfredsson FP, Collier TJ, Steece-Collier K. The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism (rs6265) enhances dopamine neuron graft efficacy and side-effect liability in rs6265 knock-in rats. Neurobiol Dis. 2021 Jan;148:105175. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2020.105175. Epub 2020 Nov 11. PMID: 33188920.

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