Richard E. Black, MD

Black RE, Mayer T, Walker ML, Christison EL, Johnson DG, Matlak ME, Storrs B, Clark,P. (1982) Special Report: Air transport of pediatric emergency cases. N Engl  J Med, 307(23), 1465-1468

Black RE, Choi KJ, Syme WC, Johnson DG, Matlak ME. (1984) Bronchoscopic removal of aspirated foreign bodies in children. Am J Surg, 148(6), 778-781.

Hendrickson M, Matlak ME, Jaffe RB, Johnson DJ, Black RE. (1990) Treatment of traumatic pancreatic pseudocysts in children:  the role of percutaneous drainage. Pediatr Surg Int, 5:347-349.

Black RE, Johnson DG, Matlak ME. (1994) Bronchoscopic removal of aspirated foreign bodies in children. J Pediatr Surg, 29(5),  682-684.

Fenton SJ, Torgenson M, Holsti M, Black RE.  (2007) Magnetic attraction leading to a small bowel obstruction in a child.  Pediatr Surg Int, Aug 12.


Earl C. Downey, MD

Downey EC, Catanzarro A, Ninneman JL, Peters RM, Shackford SR.  (1980) Long-term depressed immunocompetence of patients splenectomized for trauma. Surg Forum, 31, 41-44.

Downey EC, Maher DP, Thompson WR. (1995) Diagnostic pneumoperitoneum accurately predicts the presence of patent proccessus vaginalis. J Pediatr Surg, 30(9), 1271-72.

Rothenberg SS, Georgeson K, Decou JM, Downey EC, Lelli JL, Raschbaum G, Moores D. (2000) A clinical evaluation of the use of radially expandable laparoscopic access devices in the pediatric population. Pediatric Endosurgery & Innovative Techniques, 4(1), 7-11.

Cochran A, Scaife ES, Hansen KS, Downey EC. (2003) Hyperglycemia and outcomes from pediatric traumatic brain injury.  J Trauma, 55(6), 1035-1038.

Srivastava R, Downey EC, Feola P, Samore M, Coburn L, Holobkov R, Mundorff M, Nkoy F, Desroucher D, James BC, Rosenbaum P, Young PC, Dean JM, O'Gorman MO.  (2007) Quality of life of children with neurological impairment who receive a fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease.  J Hosp Med, 2(3), 165-73.


Dale G. Johnson, MD

Johnson DG. (1980) Treatment of Wilms' tumor in children. World J Surg, 4(1), 5-13.

Johnson DG. (1986) Presidential Address: Excellence in search of recognition. J Pediatr Surg, 21(12), 1019-1031.

Johnson DG, Condon VR. (1998)  Monograph:  Foreign bodies in the pediatric patient. Curr Probl Surg,   35(4), 271-378.

Johnson DG, Reid BS, Meyers RL, Fry MA, Nortmann CA, Jackson WD, Marty TL. (1998) Are scintiscans accurate in the selection of reflux patients for pyloroplasty? J Pediatr Surg, 33(4), 573-579.

Vernon DD, Furnival RA, Hansen KW, Diller EM, Bolte RG, Johnson DG, Dean JM. (1999) Effect of a pediatric trauma response team on emergency department treatment time and mortality of pediatric trauma victims. Pediatrics, 103(1), 20-24.

Johnson DJ. (2000) The past and present of anti-reflux surgery in children. Am J Surg, 180(5), 377-381.

Scaife ER, Johnson DJ,  Meyers RL, Johnson SM, Matlak ME. (2003) The split abdominal wall muscle flap:  A simple, mesh-free approach to repair large diaphragmatic hernia.  J Pediatr Surg, 38(12), 1748-1751.

Johnson DG, Gray S, Smith M, Kelly S.  (2004) Vocal fold paralysis and progressive cricopharyngeal stenosis reversed by cricopharyngeal myotomy.  J Pediatr Surg, 39(11), 1715-1718.


Michael E. Matlak, MD

Marty TL, Matlak ME, Hendrickson M, Black RE, Johnson DG. (1995) Unexpected death from enterocolitis after surgery for Hirschsprung's disease. Pediatrics, 96(1 Pt 1), 118-21.

Florell SR, Bruggers CS, Matlak ME, Young RH, Lowichik A. (1999) Ovarian small cell carcinoma of the hypercalcemic type in a fourteen-month-old child: the youngest reported case. Med Pediatr Oncol, 32(4), 304-7.

Meyers RL, Matlak ME. (2002) Biliary tract anomalies in thoraco-omphalopagus conjoined twins.  J.Pediatr Surg, 37(12), 1716-1719.

Meyers RL, Book LS, O'Gorman, MA, Jackson WD, Black RE, Johnson DG, Matlak ME.  (2003) High dose steroids, ursodeoxycholic acid, and chronic intravenous antibiotics improve bile flow after Kasai procedure in infants with biliary atresia.  J Pediatr Surg, 38(3), 406-411.

Brant-Zawadzki PB, Fenton SJ, Nichol PF, Matlak ME, Scaife ER. (2007) The split abdominal wall muscle flap repair for large congenital diaphragmatic hernias on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  J Pediatr Surg, 42(6), 1047-1051.


Rebecka L. Meyers, MD

Meyers RL, Grua JR. (2000) Bilateral laparoscopic adrenalectomy: a new treatment for difficult cases of congenital adrenal hyperplasia. J Pediatr Surg, 35(11), 1586-90.

Johnson SM, Meyers RL.  (2001) Inherited thrombophilia: a possible cause of in utero vascular thrombosis in children with intestinal atresia.  J Pediatr Surg, 36(8), 1146-9.

Meyers RL, Matlak ME.  (2002) Biliary tract anomalies in thoraco-omphalopagus conjoined twins.  J Pediatr Surg, 37(12), 1716-1719.  

Meyers RL, Book LS, O'Gorman MA, Jackson WD, Black RE, Johnson DG, Matlak ME.  (2003) High-dose steroids, ursodeoxycholic acid, and chronic intravenous antibiotics improve bile flow after Kasai procedure in infants with biliary atresia.  J Pediatr Surg, 38(3), 406-411.

Meyers RL, Book LS, O'Gorman MA, White KW, Jaffe RB, Feola PG, Hedlund GL. (2004) Percutaneous cholecysto-cholangiography in the diagnosis of obstructive jaundice in infants.  J Pediatr Surg, 39(1), 16-18.

Hougland KT, Hanna AM, Meyers R, Null D. (2005) Increasing prevalence of gastroschisis in Utah. J Pediat Surg, 40(3), 535-540.

Bratton SL, Kolovos NS, Roach ES, McBride V, Geiger JL, Meyers RL. (2006) Pediatric organ transplanationa needs:  organ donation best practices.  Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 160(5), 468-72.

Meyers RL. (2007) Tumors of the liver in children. Surg Oncol, Aug 20.


Peter F. Nicol, MD, PhD

Nichol PF, Hayman A, Pryde P, Go LL, Lund DP. (2004) Meconium staining of amniotic fluid correlates with intestinal peel formation in gastroschisis.  Pediatr Surg Int, 20(3), 211-4. Epub 2004 Apr 09.

Adibe OO, Nichol PF, Flake AW, Mattei P. (2006) Comparison of outcomes after laparoscopic and open pyloromyotomy at a high-volume pediatric teaching hospital. J Pediatr Surg, 41(10), 1676-8. 

Adibe OO, Nichol PF, Lim FY, Mattei P.  (2007) Ad libitum feeds after laparoscopic pyloromyotomy:  a retrospective comparison with a standardized feeding regimen in 227 infants.  J Laparoendosc  Adv Surg Tech A, 17(2), 235-7. 

Fenton SJ, Dodgion CM, Meyers RL, Nichol PF, Scaife ER. (2007) Temporary abdominal vacuum-packing closure in the neonatal intensive care unit.  J Pediatr Surg, 42(6), 957-961. 

Brant-Zawadzki PB, Fenton SJ, Nichol PF, Matlak ME, Scaife ER.  (2007) The split abdominal wall muscle flap repair for large congenital diaphragmatic hernias on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  J Pediatr Surg, 42(6),1047-1051.


Michael D. Rollins, MD

Rollins MD, Chan KJ, Price RR.  (2004) Laparoscopy for appendicitis and cholelithiasis during pregnancy:  A new standard of care. Surgical Endoscopy, 18(2), 237-41.

Rollins MD, Meyers RL. (2004) Frey procedure for surgical management of chronic pancreatitis in children. J Pediatr Surg, 39(6), 817-20. 

Rollins MD, Koehler RP, Stevens MH, Walsh KJ, Doty DB, Price RS, Allen TL. (2005)   Traumatic Ventricular Septal Defect:  Case report and review of the English literature since 1970. J Trauma, 58(1), 175-80.

Firpo MA, Rollins MD, Szabo A, Gull JD, Jackson JD, Shao Y, Glasgow RE, Mulvihill SJ.  (2005)  A conscious mouse model of gastric ileus using clinically relevant endpoints. BMC Gastroenterology, 6;5(1), 18.

Rollins MD, Firpo MA, Sudarshan S, Hart BJ, Jackson HH, Jackson JD, Emerson L, Yang DT, Shao Y, Mulvihill SJ, Glasgow RE.  (2006) Anti-inflammatory effects of PPAR-? agonists directly correlate with PPAR-? expression during acute pancreatitis. J Gastrointestinal Surg, 10(8), 1120-30.


Eric R. Scaife, MD

Scaife ER, Johnson DG, Meyers RL, Johnson SM, Matlak ME. (2003) The split abdominal wall muscle flap:  A simple, mesh-free approach to repair large diaphragmatic hernia.  J Pediatr Surg, 38(12), 1748-1751.

Fenton SJ, Hansen KW, Meyers RL, Vargo DJ, White KS, Firth SD, Scaife ER. (2004) CT scan and the pediatric trauma patient – Are we overdoing it?  J Pediatr Surg, 39(12), 1877-1881. 

Fenton SJ, Scaife ER, Meyers RL, Hansen KW, Firth SD.  (2005) The prevalence of driveway back-over injuries in the era of sports utility vehicles.  J Pediatr Surg, 40(12), 1964-1968.

Brant-Zawadzki PB, Fenton SJ, Nichol PF, Matlak ME, Scaife ER.  (2007)  The split abdominal wall muscle flap repair for large congenital diaphragmatic hernias on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  J Pediatr Surg, 42(6), 1047-1051.

Scaife ER, Connors R, Morris SE, Black RE, Matlak ME, Nichol PF, Hansen K, Bolte RG. (2007)  An established ECMO protocol promotes survival in extreme hypothermia.  J Pediatr Surg,( In Press Dec 2007)