Calendar Year: 2016

  1. Atrash S, Makhoul I, Mizell JS, Hutchins L, Mahmoud F. Response of metastatic mucosal melanoma to immunotherapy: It can get worse before it gets better. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2016 Jan 24. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 26811403
  2. Bansal M, Abdallah AO, Pennisi A, Arnaoutakis K, Makhoul I, Mehta P. Improving communication on intent of chemotherapy using QOPI scores and PDSA cycles. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Dec;31(4):736-741. PMID: 27929800.
  3. Coleman HN, Greenfield WW, Stratton SL, Vaughn R, Kieber A, Moerman-Herzog AM, Spencer HJ, Hitt WC, Quick CM, Hutchins LF, Mackintosh SG, Edmondson RD, Erickson SW, Nakagawa M. Human papillomavirus type 16 viral load is decreased following a therapeutic vaccination. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2016 May;65(5):563-73. Epub 2016 Mar 15. PMID: 26980480
  4. Firwana B, Ravilla R, Raval M, Hutchins L, Mahmoud F. Sarcoidosis-like syndrome and lymphadenopathy due to checkpoint inhibitors. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2016 Sep 2. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 27590328
  5. Govindarajan R, Posey J, Chao CY, Lu R, Jadhav T, Javed AY, Javed A, Mahmoud FA, Osarogiagbon RU, Manne U. A comparison of 12-gene colon cancer assay gene expression in African American and Caucasian patients with stage II colon cancer. BMC Cancer. 2016 Jun 18;16:368. PMID: 27316467. PMCID: PMC4912774
  6. Govindarajan R, Gujja S, Siegel ER, Batra A, Saeed A, Lai K, James JD, Fogel BJ, Williamson S. Programmed cell death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) expression in anal cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2016 Nov 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27849650
  7. Kaur V , Haider S, Sasapu A, Mehta P, Arnaoutakis K , Makhoul I. Addressing Opioid-Associated Constipation Using Quality Oncology Practice Initiative Scores and Plan-Do-Study-Act Cycles. DOI: 10.1200/JOP.2016.013797; published online on October 4, 2016 before print
  8. Kieber-Emmons T, Monzavi-Karbassi B, Hutchins LF, Pennisi A, Makhoul I. Harnessing benefit from targeting tumor associated carbohydrate antigens. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 Dec. 8:0. [epub ahead of pring]. PMID: 27929800
  9. Klair JS, Girotra M, Hutchins LF, Caradine KD, Aduli F, Garcia-Saenz-de-Sicilia M. Ipilimumab-induced gastrointestinal toxicities: A management algorithm. Dig Dis Sci. 2016 Feb 5 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26846115
  10. Mahmoud F, Shields B, Makhoul I, Hutchins LF, Shalin SC, Tackett, AJ. Role of ezh2 histone methyltrasferase in melanoma progression and metastasis. Cancer Biol Ther. 2016 Apr 22:0 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27105109
  11. Makhoul I, Montgomery CO, Gaddy D, Suva LJ. The best of both worlds-managing the cancer, saving the bone. Nat Rev Endocrinol 2016 Jan;12(1):29-42. Epub 2015 Oct 27. PMID: 26503674
  12. Mahmoud F, Abdallah AO, Arnaoutakis K, Makhoul I. Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma Presenting as Painful Chewing Successfully Treated with Combined Nivolumab and Sunitinib. Perm J 2016 Jun 27;20(3) [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 27352410
  13. Makhoul I. Health care disparity and the pursuit of happiness. J Ark Med Soc. 2016 Jun; 112(15):268. PMID: 2743497
  14. Makhoul I, Motwani P, Schafer L, Arnaoutakis K, Mahmoud F, Safar M, Graves D, Mehta P, Govindarajan R, Hutchins L and Carol Thrush. Integrating Collaborative Learning and Competition in a Hematology/Oncology Training Program. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Aug 12. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 27516202
  15. Makhoul I. Cancer heterogeneity, patient diversity and next-generation cognitive computing. J Ark Med Soc. 2016 December;113(14):126.
  16. Makhoul I, Yacoub A and Siegel E. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus is Associated with Increased Risk of Pancreatic Cancer: A Veteran Administration Registry Study. (SAGE Open Medicine, 2016).
  17. Monzavi-Karbassi B, Siegel ER, Medarametla S, Makhoul I, Kieber-Emmons T. Breast cancer survival disparity between Afican American and Caucasian women in Arkansas: A race-by-grade analysis. Oncol Lett. 2016 Aug;12(2):1337-1342 Epub 2016 Jun 29. PMID: 27446434. PMCID: PMC4950488
  18. Monzavi-Karbassi B, Gentry R, Kaur V, Siegel ER, Jousheghany F, Medarametla S, Fuhrman BJ, Safar AM, Hutchins LF, Kieber-Emmons T. Pre-diagnosis blood glucose and prognosis in women with breast cancer. Cancer metab. 2016 Apr 6;4:7. PMID: 27054036. PMCID: PMC4822279
  19. Pennisi A, Kieber-Emmons T, Makhoul I, Hutchins L. Relevance of pathological complete response after neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer. Breast Cancer: Basic and Clin Res 2016:10 103-106. PMID: 27478380 PMCID: PMC4961053
  20. Romano RC, Gardner JM, Shalin SC, Ram R, Govindarajan R, Montgomery CO, Gilley JH, Nicholas RW. High relative expression of Pannexin 3 (PANX3) in an axillary sweat gland carcinoma with osteosarcomatous transformation. Am J Dermatopathol 2016 Jul 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27391460
  21. Todorova VK, Makhoul I, Siegel ER, Wei J, Stone A, Carter W, Beggs ML, Owen A, Klimberg VS. PloS One. 2016 Aug 4;11(8):e0160224. PMID: 27490685 PMCID: PMC4973957