Journal Series

Newest Journal

Reviewers: Max Wayne, MD & Sameer Kaushik Avasarala, MD
Posted: May 2023

Journal: 37

Intrapleural Fibrinolytic and Enzyme Therapy: Is the benefit worth the bleed?

Author: Jose Antony Paul
Reviewers: Jaskaran Sethi & John Egan
Reviewer: Van Holden
Posted March 2023
Reviewers: Sameer Avasarala & Jose De Cardenas
Reviewers: Abesh Niroula & Abhishek Kumar
Reviewers: Yaron Gesthalter & Hatoon Abbas
Posted: December 2022
Reviewers: John Egan & Sisir Akinenni
Posted November 2022
Reviewers: Christian Ghattas & Abhishek Kumar
Reviewers: Sameer Avasarala & Jaskaran Sethi

Posted August 2022

Reviewers: Jaskaran Sethi & Jose DeCardenas
Posted July 2022


Can the right pathway come at the correct cost?

Author: Ankish Ratwani
Reviewers: See Wei Low & Shalini Mehta

Posted June 2022


Small-bore pigtail catheters (PC) are as effective as large-bore surgical chest tubes (ST)in patients with traumatic hemothorax (HTX) and hemopneumothorax (HPTX)

Author: Momen Banifadel
Reviewers: Sameer Avasarala & Jose De Cardenas

Posted May 2022

 Journal: 26

EBUS-TBNA of the contralateral PET negative hilar N3 lymph node: Is the juice worth the squeeze?

Author: Huzaifah Salat
Reviewers: Shalini Mehta & Van Holden
Posted: April 2022

Journal: 25

Check and correct? Assessing the safety of thoracentesis or tube thoracostomy for patients with uncorrected bleeding tendencies

Author: Judd Heideman
Reviewers: See Wei Low & Shalini Mehta
Posted: March 2022

Journal 24:
Reviewers: See Wei Low & Sameer Avasarala
Posted: February 2022

Journal: 23

Randomized trial of indwelling pleural catheters for refractory transudative pleural effusions – REDUCE study

Author: Kayla Kolbe, University of Michigan
Reviewers: Van Holden and Jose De Cardenas
Posted: January 2022

Journal: 22

Poor Concordance between Sequential Transbronchial Lung Cryobiopsy and Surgical Lung Biopsy in the Diagnosis of Diffuse Interstitial Lung DiseasesTo Cryo or Not to Cryo


Reviewer: Mohanad Saleh
Editors: Van Holden & Coral Giovacchini 
Posted: December 2021

Journal: 21

Topical mitomycin-C (MMC) in the treatment of laryngotracheal stenosis (LTS)

Reviewer: Karthik Vijayan
Editors: Alex Chee and Christian Ghattas
Posted: November 2021

Reviewer: Karthik Vijayan
Editors: Alex Chee and Christian Ghattas
Posted: April 2021

Reviewer: Mark Godfrey
Editors: Van Holden and Coral Giovacchini
Posted: January 2021

Journal 17: 

The Impact of Gravity vs Suction-driven Therapeutic Thoracentesis on Pressure-related Complications

Reviewer: Chrystal Chan
Editors:  Alex Chee and Christian Ghattas
Posted: December 2020

Journal 16: 
Editors: Van Holden & Vivek Murthy
Posted: November 2020

Journal 15: 

Editors: Abdul Hamid Alraiyes & Jasleen Pannu
Posted: October 2020

Journal 14: 

Editors: Christian Ghattas & Jose De Cardenas
Posted: August 2020

Reviewer: Sameer Avasarala
Editors: Christian Ghattas & Jasleen Pannu
Posted: June 2020

Journal: 10

Editors: Jose De Cardenas & Majid Shafiq
Posted: February 2020

Reviewer: Jose De Cardenas
Editors: Van Holden & Abdul Hamid Alraiyes

Posted: December 2019

Journal 7:

Editors: Christian Ghattas & Vivek Murthy
Posted: October 2019

Journal 5:

Reviewer: George Cheng

Editors: Alex Chee & Jasleen Pannu

Posted: September 2019

Journal 4:

Reviewer: Alex Chee
Editors: George Cheng & Abdul Hamid Alraiyes
Posted: August 2019

Journal 3:

Reviewer: Jasleen Pannu
Editors: Vivek Murth & Abdul Hamid Alraiyes
Posted: July 2019

Journal 2:

Reviewer: Vivek Murthy
Editors: Christian Ghattas & George Cheng
Posted: June 2019

Journal 1:


Reviewer: Christian Ghattas
Editors: Alex Chee & Jasleen Pannu

Posted: May 2019

Christian Ghattas


Christian Ghattas, MD
The Ohio State University