Bill Putnam, MD Thoracic Surgeon

Bill Putnam, MD is a Thoracic Surgeon for Baptist Health in Jacksonville, FL

Areas of Expertise Include:

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  • Lung Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Pulmonary Tumors
  • Chest Wall Tumors
  • Benign and Malignant Lung Diseases

About the Doctor

Joe B. "Bill" Putnam, Jr., MD, FACS, has extensive experience in the surgical management of a wide spectrum of simple and complex thoracic diseases. Dr. Putnam’s research has focused on improving outcomes in thoracic surgery, and evaluating novel therapies for thoracic diseases. His areas of expertise include:

From the Doctor

In addition to my knowledge of simple and complex thoracic disease I also have expertise in resection of complex thoracic tumors, advanced intrathoracic cancers, reoperative thoracic surgery (including reoperative esophageal surgery), and the multi-disciplinary management of thoracic neoplasms.

Titles

Medical Director, Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center

Specialties

Thoracic Surgeon 1989 - 2029
Board Certified: American Board of Thoracic Surgery
General Surgeon 1987 - 1997
Board Certified: American Board of Surgery

Education & Training

Doctor of Medicine 1975 - 1979
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Internship 1979 - 1981
John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Fellowship 1981 - 1984
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
Residency 1984 - 1986
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Residency 1986 - 1988
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South

Ages Treated

  • Adult
  • Senior

Legal Practice Name

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Physicians

Publications

Publication Name

  • Commentary: Every Day is a School Day: Improving Knowledge Acquisition in Cardiothoracic Surgery.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 21. pii: S1043-0679(20)30295-1. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.09.022. Epub 2020 Sep 21
    PMID: 32971241 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

  • Commentary: The yet-unsolved problem of effective treatment for primary cardiac sarcomas.

    Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Apr 18. pii: S0022-5223(20)30961-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.04.024. Epub 2020 Apr 18
    PMID: 32622572 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

  • Equivalent survival between lobectomy and segmentectomy for clinical stage IA lung cancer.

    Onaitis MW, Furnary AP, Kosinski AS, Feng L, Boffa D, Tong BC, Cowper P, Jacobs JP, Wright CD, Habib R, Putnam JB Jr, Fernandez FG
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Feb 28. pii: S0003-4975(20)30233-2. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.020. Epub 2020 Feb 28
    PMID: 32119855 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

  • Commentary: Adjuvant therapy for cardiac sarcomas: Slowly evolving beyond resection.

    Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Nov 28. pii: S0022-5223(19)33485-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.11.032. Epub 2019 Nov 28
    PMID: 31982118 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

  • Penetration, Completeness, and Representativeness of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database for Lobectomy.

    Tong BC, Kim S, Kosinski A, Onaitis MW, Boffa DJ, Habib RH, Putnam JB Jr, Furnary AP, Cowper P, Wright CD, Jacobs JP, Fernandez FG
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Mar. 107(3)897-902 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.07.059. Epub 2018 Sep 22
    PMID: 30253162 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Minimally Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery Performed by Thoracic Surgeons as Effective as Thoracotomy.

    Boffa DJ, Kosinski AS, Furnary AP, Kim S, Onaitis MW, Tong BC, Cowper PA, Hoag JR, Jacobs JP, Wright CD, Putnam JB Jr, Fernandez FG
    J Clin Oncol. 2018 Aug 10. 36(23)2378-2385 doi: 10.1200/JCO.2018.77.8977. Epub 2018 May 23
    PMID: 29791289 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Prediction of Long-Term Survival After Lung Cancer Surgery for Elderly Patients in The Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database.

    Onaitis MW, Furnary AP, Kosinski AS, Kim S, Boffa D, Tong BC, Cowper P, Jacobs JP, Wright CD, Putnam JB Jr, Fernandez FG
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Jan. 105(1)309-316 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.06.071. Epub 2017 Nov 22
    PMID: 29174391 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Rationale for a Minimum Number of Lymph Nodes Removed with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Resection: Correlating the Number of Nodes Removed with Survival in 98,970 Patients.

    Samayoa AX, Pezzi TA, Pezzi CM, Greer Gay E, Asai M, Kulkarni N, Carp N, Chun SG, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Dec. 23(Suppl 5)1005-1011. Epub 2016 Aug 16
    PMID: 27531307 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Longitudinal Follow-up of Lung Cancer Resection From the Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database in Patients 65 Years and Older.

    Fernandez FG, Furnary AP, Kosinski AS, Onaitis MW, Kim S, Boffa D, Cowper P, Jacobs JP, Wright CD, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jun. 101(6)2067-76 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.03.034. Epub 2016 May 5
    PMID: 27157052 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • A Nomogram to Predict Recurrence and Survival of High-Risk Patients Undergoing Sublobar Resection for Lung Cancer: An Analysis of a Multicenter Prospective Study (ACOSOG Z4032).

    Kent MS, Mandrekar SJ, Landreneau R, Nichols F, Foster NR, DiPetrillo TA, Meyers B, Heron DE, Jones DR, Tan AD, Starnes S, Putnam JB Jr, Fernando HC
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jul. 102(1)239-46 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.063. Epub 2016 Apr 19
    PMID: 27101729 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Impact of Sublobar Resection on Pulmonary Function: Long-Term Results from American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z4032 (Alliance).

    Kent MS, Mandrekar SJ, Landreneau R, Nichols F, DiPetrillo TA, Meyers B, Heron DE, Jones DR, Tan AD, Starnes S, Putnam JB Jr, Fernando HC
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jul. 102(1)230-8 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.069. Epub 2016 Apr 19
    PMID: 27101728 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Accuracy of FDG-PET to diagnose lung cancer in areas with infectious lung disease: a meta-analysis.

    Deppen SA, Blume JD, Kensinger CD, Morgan AM, Aldrich MC, Massion PP, Walker RC, McPheeters ML, Putnam JB Jr, Grogan EL
    JAMA. 2014 Sep 24. 312(12)1227-36 doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.11488.
    PMID: 25247519 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Ninety-day mortality after resection for lung cancer is nearly double 30-day mortality.

    Pezzi CM, Mallin K, Mendez AS, Greer Gay E, Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Nov. 148(5)2269-77 doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.07.077. Epub 2014 Aug 4
    PMID: 25172318 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Predicting lung cancer prior to surgical resection in patients with lung nodules.

    Deppen SA, Blume JD, Aldrich MC, Fletcher SA, Massion PP, Walker RC, Chen HC, Speroff T, Degesys CA, Pinkerman R, Lambright ES, Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr, Grogan EL
    J Thorac Oncol. 2014 Oct. 9(10)1477-84 doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000287.
    PMID: 25170644 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Cost-effectiveness of initial diagnostic strategies for pulmonary nodules presenting to thoracic surgeons.

    Deppen SA, Davis WT, Green EA, Rickman O, Aldrich MC, Fletcher S, Putnam JB Jr, Grogan EL
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Oct. 98(4)1214-22 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.025. Epub 2014 Jul 31
    PMID: 25087933 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Impact of brachytherapy on local recurrence rates after sublobar resection: results from ACOSOG Z4032 (Alliance), a phase III randomized trial for high-risk operable non-small-cell lung cancer.

    Fernando HC, Landreneau RJ, Mandrekar SJ, Nichols FC, Hillman SL, Heron DE, Meyers BF, DiPetrillo TA, Jones DR, Starnes SL, Tan AD, Daly BD, Putnam JB Jr
    J Clin Oncol. 2014 Aug 10. 32(23)2456-62 doi: 10.1200/JCO.2013.53.4115. Epub 2014 Jun 30
    PMID: 24982457 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Disciplined practice and improving clinical and pathologic staging for non-small cell lung cancer.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Mar. 97(3)744-6 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.12.040.
    PMID: 24580896 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Accuracy of fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography within the clinical practice of the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z4031 trial to diagnose clinical stage I non-small cell lung cancer.

    Grogan EL, Deppen SA, Ballman KV, Andrade GM, Verdial FC, Aldrich MC, Chen CL, Decker PA, Harpole DH, Cerfolio RJ, Keenan RJ, Jones DR, D'Amico TA, Shrager JB, Meyers BF, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Apr. 97(4)1142-8 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.12.043. Epub 2014 Feb 25
    PMID: 24576597 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Resection of pulmonary metastases: a mechanical solution for a biological problem.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Oncology (Williston Park). 2011 Nov 15. 25(12)1206-7.
    PMID: 22229213 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Occult metastases in lymph nodes predict survival in resectable non-small-cell lung cancer: report of the ACOSOG Z0040 trial.

    Rusch VW, Hawes D, Decker PA, Martin SE, Abati A, Landreneau RJ, Patterson GA, Inculet RI, Jones DR, Malthaner RA, Cohen RG, Ballman K, Putnam JB Jr, Cote RJ
    J Clin Oncol. 2011 Nov 10. 29(32)4313-9 doi: 10.1200/JCO.2011.35.2500. Epub 2011 Oct 11
    PMID: 21990404 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Thoracic operations for pulmonary nodules are frequently not futile in patients with benign disease.

    Grogan EL, Weinstein JJ, Deppen SA, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Walker RC, Dittus RS, Massion PP
    J Thorac Oncol. 2011 Oct. 6(10)1720-5 doi: 10.1097/JTO.0b013e318226b48a.
    PMID: 21760552 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Successful treatment of atrioesophageal fistula by cervical esophageal ligation and decompression.

    St Julien J, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Petracek MR, Grogan EL
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jun. 91(6)e85-6 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.01.039.
    PMID: 21619954 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Accuracy of FDG-PET to diagnose lung cancer in a region of endemic granulomatous disease.

    Deppen S, Putnam JB Jr, Andrade G, Speroff T, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Massion PP, Walker R, Grogan EL
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Aug. 92(2)428-32; discussion 433 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.02.052. Epub 2011 May 18
    PMID: 21592456 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Randomized trial of mediastinal lymph node sampling versus complete lymphadenectomy during pulmonary resection in the patient with N0 or N1 (less than hilar) non-small cell carcinoma: results of the American College of Surgery Oncology Group Z0030 Trial.

    Darling GE, Allen MS, Decker PA, Ballman K, Malthaner RA, Inculet RI, Jones DR, McKenna RJ, Landreneau RJ, Rusch VW, Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Mar. 141(3)662-70 doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2010.11.008.
    PMID: 21335122 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Automated symptom alerts reduce postoperative symptom severity after cancer surgery: a randomized controlled clinical trial.

    Cleeland CS, Wang XS, Shi Q, Mendoza TR, Wright SL, Berry MD, Malveaux D, Shah PK, Gning I, Hofstetter WL, Putnam JB Jr, Vaporciyan AA
    J Clin Oncol. 2011 Mar 10. 29(8)994-1000 doi: 10.1200/JCO.2010.29.8315. Epub 2011 Jan 31
    PMID: 21282546 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Existing general population models inaccurately predict lung cancer risk in patients referred for surgical evaluation.

    Isbell JM, Deppen S, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Dawes A, Massion PP, Speroff T, Jones DR, Grogan EL
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jan. 91(1)227-33; discussion 233 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.08.054.
    PMID: 21172518 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Outcomes of surgery for chest wall sarcomas.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Thorac Surg Clin. 2010 Nov. 20(4)535-42 doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2010.07.005. Epub 2010 Aug 30
    PMID: 20974437 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Number of lymph nodes harvested from a mediastinal lymphadenectomy: results of the randomized, prospective American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z0030 trial.

    Darling GE, Allen MS, Decker PA, Ballman K, Malthaner RA, Inculet RI, Jones DR, McKenna RJ, Landreneau RJ, Putnam JB Jr
    Chest. 2011 May. 139(5)1124-1129 doi: 10.1378/chest.10-0859. Epub 2010 Sep 9
    PMID: 20829340 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Diagnostic characteristics of a serum biomarker in patients with positron emission tomography scans.

    Grogan EL, Deppen S, Pecot CV, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Shyr Y, Rajanbabu R, Ory B, Lambright ES, Massion PP
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Jun. 89(6)1724-8; discussion 1728-9 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.03.008.
    PMID: 20494018 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgery with or without preoperative paclitaxel and carboplatin in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer: Southwest Oncology Group Trial S9900, an intergroup, randomized, phase III trial.

    Pisters KM, Valli??res E, Crowley JJ, Franklin WA, Bunn PA Jr, Ginsberg RJ, Putnam JB Jr, Chansky K, Gandara D
    J Clin Oncol. 2010 Apr 10. 28(11)1843-9 doi: 10.1200/JCO.2009.26.1685. Epub 2010 Mar 15
    PMID: 20231678 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Cooperative group research efforts in thoracic malignancies 2009: a review from the 10th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress.

    Wakelee H, Loo BW Jr, Kernstine KH, Putnam JB Jr, Edelman MJ, Vokes EE, Schiller JH, Baas P, Saijo N, Adjei A, Goss G, Choy H, Gandara DR
    Clin Lung Cancer. 2009 Nov. 10(6)395-404 doi: 10.3816/CLC.2009.n.075.
    PMID: 19900856 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Prognostic factors for resected non-small cell lung cancer with pN2 status: implications for use of postoperative radiotherapy.

    Moretti L, Yu DS, Chen H, Carbone DP, Johnson DH, Keedy VL, Putnam JB Jr, Sandler AB, Shyr Y, Lu B
    Oncologist. 2009 Nov. 14(11)1106-15 doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2009-0130. Epub 2009 Nov 6
    PMID: 19897534 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Lymph node analysis in esophageal resection: American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z0060 trial.

    Veeramachaneni NK, Zoole JB, Decker PA, Putnam JB Jr, Meyers BF
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Aug. 86(2)418-21; discussion 421 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.04.043.
    PMID: 18640307 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Does positron emission tomography prevent nontherapeutic pulmonary resections for clinical stage IA lung cancer?

    Kozower BD, Meyers BF, Reed CE, Jones DR, Decker PA, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Apr. 85(4)1166-9; discussion 1169-70 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.01.018.
    PMID: 18355490 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Cytoplasmic clusterin expression is associated with longer survival in patients with resected non small cell lung cancer.

    Albert JM, Gonzalez A, Massion PP, Chen H, Olson SJ, Shyr Y, Diaz R, Lambright ES, Sandler A, Carbone DP, Putnam JB Jr, Johnson DH, Lu B
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2007 Sep. 16(9)1845-51.
    PMID: 17855704 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Talc pleurodesis for malignant effusions is preferred over the pleurx catheter (pro position).

    Antevil JL, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Surg Oncol. 2007 Oct. 14(10)2698-9. Epub 2007 Jul 27
    PMID: 17657544 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The rationale for adjuvant chemotherapy in stage I non-small cell lung cancer.

    Horn L, Sandler AB, Putnam JB Jr, Johnson DH
    J Thorac Oncol. 2007 May. 2(5)377-83.
    PMID: 17473651 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The utility of positron emission tomography in staging of potentially operable carcinoma of the thoracic esophagus: results of the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z0060 trial.

    Meyers BF, Downey RJ, Decker PA, Keenan RJ, Siegel BA, Cerfolio RJ, Landreneau RJ, Reed CE, Balfe DM, Dehdashti F, Ballman KV, Rusch VW, Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Mar. 133(3)738-45.
    PMID: 17320575 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Invited commentary.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Feb. 83(2)424.
    PMID: 17257964 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Yield of brain 18F-FDG PET in evaluating patients with potentially operable non-small cell lung cancer.

    Posther KE, McCall LM, Harpole DH Jr, Reed CE, Putnam JB Jr, Rusch VW, Siegel BA
    J Nucl Med. 2006 Oct. 47(10)1607-11.
    PMID: 17015895 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Cardiovascular complications after lung surgery.

    Karamichalis JM, Putnam JB Jr, Lambright ES
    Thorac Surg Clin. 2006 Aug. 16(3)253-60.
    PMID: 17004553 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Operative trials: the opportunity beckons-an update on the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group.

    You YN, Hunt KK, Posner MC, Putnam JB Jr, Nelson H, Ota DM, Pisters PW
    Surgery. 2006 Apr. 139(4)455-9.
    PMID: 16627052 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Morbidity and mortality of major pulmonary resections in patients with early-stage lung cancer: initial results of the randomized, prospective ACOSOG Z0030 trial.

    Allen MS, Darling GE, Pechet TT, Mitchell JD, Herndon JE 2nd, Landreneau RJ, Inculet RI, Jones DR, Meyers BF, Harpole DH, Putnam JB Jr, Rusch VW
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Mar. 81(3)1013-9; discussion 1019-20.
    PMID: 16488712 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Is resection necessary for esophageal carcinoma?

    Putnam JB Jr
    Semin Oncol. 2005 Dec. 32(6 Suppl 9)S21-4.
    PMID: 16399425 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Phenotypic diversity of the lung vasculature in experimental models of metastases.

    Oh Y, Mohiuddin I, Sun Y, Putnam JB Jr, Hong WK, Arap W, Pasqualini R
    Chest. 2005 Dec. 128(6 Suppl)596S-600S.
    PMID: 16373855 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Invited commentary.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Jan. 81(1)285.
    PMID: 16368381 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The evolution of treatment outcomes for resected stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer over 16 years at a single institution.

    Martin LW, Correa AM, Hofstetter W, Hong WK, Komaki R, Putnam JB Jr, Rice DC, Smythe WR, Swisher SG, Vaporciyan AA, Walsh GL, Roth JA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005 Dec. 130(6)1601-10.
    PMID: 16308005 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Preoperative chemoradiotherapy prior to esophagectomy in elderly patients is not associated with increased morbidity.

    Rice DC, Correa AM, Vaporciyan AA, Sodhi N, Smythe WR, Swisher SG, Walsh GL, Putnam JB Jr, Komaki R, Ajani JA, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Feb. 79(2)391-7; discussionn 391-7.
    PMID: 15680801 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Esophagectomy after concurrent chemoradiotherapy improves locoregional control in clinical stage II or III esophageal cancer patients.

    Liao Z, Zhang Z, Jin J, Ajani JA, Swisher SG, Stevens CW, Ho L, Smythe R, Vaporciyan AA, Putnam JB Jr, Walsh GL, Roth JA, Yao JC, Allen PK, Cox JD, Komaki R
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004 Dec 1. 60(5)1484-93.
    PMID: 15590179 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • 2-Fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography imaging is predictive of pathologic response and survival after preoperative chemoradiation in patients with esophageal carcinoma.

    Swisher SG, Erasmus J, Maish M, Correa AM, Macapinlac H, Ajani JA, Cox JD, Komaki RR, Hong D, Lee HK, Putnam JB Jr, Rice DC, Smythe WR, Thai L, Vaporciyan AA, Walsh GL, Wu TT, Roth JA
    Cancer. 2004 Oct 15. 101(8)1776-85.
    PMID: 15386332 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Endoscopic ultrasound after preoperative chemoradiation can help identify patients who benefit maximally after surgical esophageal resection.

    Agarwal B, Swisher S, Ajani J, Kelly K, Fanning C, Komaki RR, Putnam JB Jr, Abu-Hamda E, Molke KL, Walsh GL, Correa AM, Ho L, Liao Z, Lynch PM, Rice DC, Smythe WR, Stevens CW, Vaporciyan AA, Yao J, Roth JA
    Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 Jul. 99(7)1258-66.
    PMID: 15233663 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Preoperative induction of CPT-11 and cisplatin chemotherapy followed by chemoradiotherapy in patients with locoregional carcinoma of the esophagus or gastroesophageal junction.

    Ajani JA, Walsh G, Komaki R, Morris J, Swisher SG, Putnam JB Jr, Lynch PM, Wu TT, Smythe R, Vaporciyan A, Faust J, Cohen DS, Nivers R, Roth JA
    Cancer. 2004 Jun 1. 100(11)2347-54.
    PMID: 15160337 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Mentoring clinical trials in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery: a new role for the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

    Gaissert HA, Casale AS, Creswell LL, Ferguson TB Jr, Fullerton DA, Kernstine KH, McMullan DM, Ring WS, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2004 May. 77(5)1874-5.
    PMID: 15111218 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Risk factors associated with atrial fibrillation after noncardiac thoracic surgery: analysis of 2588 patients.

    Vaporciyan AA, Correa AM, Rice DC, Roth JA, Smythe WR, Swisher SG, Walsh GL, Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2004 Mar. 127(3)779-86.
    PMID: 15001907 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The potential role of aprotinin in the perioperative management of malignant tumors.

    Vaporciyan AA, Putnam JB Jr, Smythe WR
    J Am Coll Surg. 2004 Feb. 198(2)266-78.
    PMID: 14759785 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Postoperative pulmonary complications after preoperative chemoradiation for esophageal carcinoma: correlation with pulmonary dose-volume histogram parameters.

    Lee HK, Vaporciyan AA, Cox JD, Tucker SL, Putnam JB Jr, Ajani JA, Liao Z, Swisher SG, Roth JA, Smythe WR, Walsh GL, Mohan R, Liu HH, Mooring D, Komaki R
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2003 Dec 1. 57(5)1317-22.
    PMID: 14630268 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The risk of second primary tumors after resection of stage I nonsmall cell lung cancer.

    Rice D, Kim HW, Sabichi A, Lippman S, Lee JJ, Williams B, Vaporciyan A, Smythe WR, Swisher S, Walsh G, Putnam JB Jr, Hong WK, Roth J
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2003 Oct. 76(4)1001-7; discussion 1007-8.
    PMID: 14529975 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Radiologic-pathologic conferences of the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center: Extraskeletal osteosarcoma of the pleura.

    Sabloff B, Munden RF, Melhem AI, El-Naggar AK, Putnam JB Jr
    AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003 Apr. 180(4)972.
    PMID: 12646438 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Induction of p53-regulated genes and tumor regression in lung cancer patients after intratumoral delivery of adenoviral p53 (INGN 201) and radiation therapy.

    Swisher SG, Roth JA, Komaki R, Gu J, Lee JJ, Hicks M, Ro JY, Hong WK, Merritt JA, Ahrar K, Atkinson NE, Correa AM, Dolormente M, Dreiling L, El-Naggar AK, Fossella F, Francisco R, Glisson B, Grammer S, Herbst R, Huaringa A, Kemp B, Khuri FR, Kurie JM, Liao Z, McDonnell TJ, Morice R, Morello F, Munden R, Papadimitrakopoulou V, Pisters KM, Putnam JB Jr, Sarabia AJ, Shelton T, Stevens C, Shin DM, Smythe WR, Vaporciyan AA, Walsh GL, Yin M
    Clin Cancer Res. 2003 Jan. 9(1)93-101.
    PMID: 12538456 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Malignant pleural effusions.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Surg Clin North Am. 2002 Aug. 82(4)867-83.
    PMID: 12472134 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Treatment outcomes of resected esophageal cancer.

    Hofstetter W, Swisher SG, Correa AM, Hess K, Putnam JB Jr, Ajani JA, Dolormente M, Francisco R, Komaki RR, Lara A, Martin F, Rice DC, Sarabia AJ, Smythe WR, Vaporciyan AA, Walsh GL, Roth JA
    Ann Surg. 2002 Sep. 236(3)376-84; discussion 384-5.
    PMID: 12192324 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • New and evolving treatment methods for pulmonary metastases.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2002 Jan. 14(1)49-56.
    PMID: 11977017 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Recurrent bronchogenic cyst causing recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy.

    Rice DC, Putnam JB Jr
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2002 Mar. 21(3)561-3.
    PMID: 11888786 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Incidence of major pulmonary morbidity after pneumonectomy: association with timing of smoking cessation.

    Vaporciyan AA, Merriman KW, Ece F, Roth JA, Smythe WR, Swisher SG, Walsh GL, Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Feb. 73(2)420-5; discussion 425-6.
    PMID: 11845853 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Experience with the chin tuck maneuver in postesophagectomy aspirators.

    Lewin JS, Hebert TM, Putnam JB Jr, DuBrow RA
    Dysphagia. 2001 Summer. 16(3)216-9.
    PMID: 11453570 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The anatomic basis for lung cancer staging: the end of the beginning?

    Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Jun. 71(6)1757-8.
    PMID: 11426743 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Preoperative chemotherapy for lung cancer does not increase surgical morbidity.

    Siegenthaler MP, Pisters KM, Merriman KW, Roth JA, Swisher SG, Walsh GL, Vaporciyan AA, Smythe WR, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Apr. 71(4)1105-11; discussion 1111-2.
    PMID: 11308144 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgical resection of non-small cell carcinoma after treatment for small cell carcinoma.

    Smythe WR, Estrera AL, Swisher SG, Merriman KW, Walsh GL, Putnam JB Jr, Vaporciyan AA, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Mar. 71(3)962-6.
    PMID: 11269481 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • A single-institutional, multidisciplinary approach to primary sarcomas involving the chest wall requiring full-thickness resections.

    Walsh GL, Davis BM, Swisher SG, Vaporciyan AA, Smythe WR, Willis-Merriman K, Roth JA, Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2001 Jan. 121(1)48-60.
    PMID: 11135159 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Cellular and humoral immune responses to adenovirus and p53 protein antigens in patients following intratumoral injection of an adenovirus vector expressing wild-type. P53 (Ad-p53).

    Yen N, Ioannides CG, Xu K, Swisher SG, Lawrence DD, Kemp BL, El-Naggar AK, Cristiano RJ, Fang B, Glisson BS, Hong WK, Khuri FR, Kurie JM, Lee JJ, Lee JS, Merritt JA, Mukhopadhyay T, Nesbitt JC, Nguyen D, Perez-Soler R, Pisters KM, Putnam JB Jr, Schrump DS, Shin DM, Walsh GL, Roth JA
    Cancer Gene Ther. 2000 Apr. 7(4)530-6.
    PMID: 10811470 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Outpatient management of malignant pleural effusion by a chronic indwelling pleural catheter.

    Putnam JB Jr, Walsh GL, Swisher SG, Roth JA, Suell DM, Vaporciyan AA, Smythe WR, Merriman KW, DeFord LL
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2000 Feb. 69(2)369-75.
    PMID: 10735665 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Induction chemotherapy before surgery for early-stage lung cancer: A novel approach. Bimodality Lung Oncology Team.

    Pisters KM, Ginsberg RJ, Giroux DJ, Putnam JB Jr, Kris MG, Johnson DH, Roberts JR, Mault J, Crowley JJ, Bunn PA Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2000 Mar. 119(3)429-39.
    PMID: 10694600 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The management of superior sulcus tumors.

    Komaki R, Putnam JB Jr, Walsh G, Lee JS, Cox JD
    Semin Surg Oncol. 2000 Mar. 18(2)152-64.
    PMID: 10657917 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Lung cancer

    Putnam JB Jr
    Semin Surg Oncol. 2000 Mar. 18(2)89-90.
    PMID: 10657909 [PubMed]

  • Small cell carcinoma of the esophagus: the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center experience and literature review.

    Medgyesy CD, Wolff RA, Putnam JB Jr, Ajani JA
    Cancer. 2000 Jan 15. 88(2)262-7.
    PMID: 10640955 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Vascular endothelial growth factor levels and induction of permeability in malignant pleural effusions.

    Zebrowski BK, Yano S, Liu W, Shaheen RM, Hicklin DJ, Putnam JB Jr, Ellis LM
    Clin Cancer Res. 1999 Nov. 5(11)3364-8.
    PMID: 10589746 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • A multidisciplinary surgical approach to superior sulcus tumors with vertebral invasion.

    Gandhi S, Walsh GL, Komaki R, Gokaslan ZL, Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA, Merriman KW, McCutcheon IE, Munden RF, Swisher SG
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1999 Nov. 68(5)1778-84; discussion 1784-5.
    PMID: 10585058 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • A randomized comparison of indwelling pleural catheter and doxycycline pleurodesis in the management of malignant pleural effusions.

    Putnam JB Jr, Light RW, Rodriguez RM, Ponn R, Olak J, Pollak JS, Lee RB, Payne DK, Graeber G, Kovitz KL
    Cancer. 1999 Nov 15. 86(10)1992-9.
    PMID: 10570423 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Adenovirus-mediated p53 gene transfer in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer.

    Swisher SG, Roth JA, Nemunaitis J, Lawrence DD, Kemp BL, Carrasco CH, Connors DG, El-Naggar AK, Fossella F, Glisson BS, Hong WK, Khuri FR, Kurie JM, Lee JJ, Lee JS, Mack M, Merritt JA, Nguyen DM, Nesbitt JC, Perez-Soler R, Pisters KM, Putnam JB Jr, Richli WR, Savin M, Schrump DS, Shin DM, Shulkin A, Walsh GL, Wait J, Weill D, Waugh MK
    J Natl Cancer Inst. 1999 May 5. 91(9)763-71.
    PMID: 10328106 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Influence of lymph node dissection on survival in esophageal cancer.

    Swisher SG, Putnam JB Jr
    J Surg Oncol. 1998 Oct. 69(2)117-8.
    PMID: 9808517 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Long-term follow-up of patients enrolled in a randomized trial comparing perioperative chemotherapy and surgery with surgery alone in resectable stage IIIA non-small-cell lung cancer.

    Roth JA, Atkinson EN, Fossella F, Komaki R, Bernadette Ryan M, Putnam JB Jr, Lee JS, Dhingra H, De Caro L, Chasen M, Hong WK
    Lung Cancer. 1998 Jul. 21(1)1-6.
    PMID: 9792048 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Transthoracic vertebrectomy for metastatic spinal tumors.

    Gokaslan ZL, York JE, Walsh GL, McCutcheon IE, Lang FF, Putnam JB Jr, Wildrick DM, Swisher SG, Abi-Said D, Sawaya R
    J Neurosurg. 1998 Oct. 89(4)599-609.
    PMID: 9761054 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Complications of multimodality therapy.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Chest Surg Clin N Am. 1998 Aug. 8(3)663-80, x.
    PMID: 9742342 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Soft part sarcomas--metastases.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Chest Surg Clin N Am. 1998 Feb. 8(1)97-118.
    PMID: 9515175 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Anterior approaches to the thoracic spine in patients with cancer: indications and results.

    Walsh GL, Gokaslan ZL, McCutcheon IE, Mineo MT, Yasko AW, Swisher SG, Schrump DS, Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Dec. 64(6)1611-8.
    PMID: 9436544 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgical management of renal cell carcinoma with inferior vena cava tumor thrombus.

    Nesbitt JC, Soltero ER, Dinney CP, Walsh GL, Schrump DS, Swanson DA, Pisters LL, Willis KD, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Jun. 63(6)1592-600.
    PMID: 9205155 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Pretreatment characteristics of carcinoid tumors of the lung which predict aggressive behavior.

    Perkins P, Kemp BL, Putnam JB Jr, Cox JD
    Am J Clin Oncol. 1997 Jun. 20(3)285-8.
    PMID: 9167755 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Thymic neoplasms.

    Komaki R, Putnam JB Jr, Shin DM, Cox JD
    Curr Opin Oncol. 1997 Mar. 9(2)156-60.
    PMID: 9161794 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • The laryngeal mask airway: a new standard for airway evaluation in thoracic surgery.

    Ferson DZ, Nesbitt JC, Nesbitt K, Walsh GL, Putnam JB Jr, Schrump DS, Johansen MJ, Jones RL, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Mar. 63(3)768-72.
    PMID: 9066399 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Long-term results of lung metastasectomy: prognostic analyses based on 5206 cases.

    Pastorino U, Buyse M, Friedel G, Ginsberg RJ, Girard P, Goldstraw P, Johnston M, McCormack P, Pass H, Putnam JB Jr
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1997 Jan. 113(1)37-49.
    PMID: 9011700 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Treatment of the patient with lung metastases.

    Roth JA, Beech DJ, Putnam JB Jr, Pollock RE, Patel SR, Fidler IJ, Benjamin RS
    Curr Probl Surg. 1996 Nov. 33(11)881-952.
    PMID: 8909328 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Renal cell carcinoma metastatic to the lung: potential benefit in the combination of biological therapy and surgery.

    Tanguay S, Swanson DA, Putnam JB Jr
    J Urol. 1996 Nov. 156(5)1586-9.
    PMID: 8863544 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Is follow-up of lung cancer patients after resection medically indicated and cost-effective?

    Walsh GL, O'Connor M, Willis KM, Milas M, Wong RS, Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr, Lee JJ, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1995 Dec. 60(6)1563-70; discussion 1570-2.
    PMID: 8787445 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Resection of sternal tumors: extent, reconstruction, and survival.

    Soysal O, Walsh GL, Nesbitt JC, McMurtrey MJ, Roth JA, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1995 Nov. 60(5)1353-8; discussion 1358-9.
    PMID: 8526626 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Survival in early-stage non-small cell lung cancer.

    Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr, Walsh GL, Roth JA, Mountain CF
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1995 Aug. 60(2)466-72.
    PMID: 7646126 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgical treatment for pulmonary metastases from sarcoma.

    Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 1995 Aug. 9(4)869-87.
    PMID: 7490246 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Acute airway obstruction and necrotizing tracheobronchitis from invasive mycosis.

    Putnam JB Jr, Dignani C, Mehra RC, Anaisse EJ, Morice RC, Libshitz HI
    Chest. 1994 Oct. 106(4)1265-7.
    PMID: 7924508 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Resection of lung cancer is justified in high-risk patients selected by exercise oxygen consumption.

    Walsh GL, Morice RC, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, McMurtrey MJ, Ryan MB, Reising JM, Willis KM, Morton JD, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1994 Sep. 58(3)704-10; discussion 711.
    PMID: 7944692 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgery for cancer of the esophagus.

    Roth JA, Putnam JB Jr
    Semin Oncol. 1994 Aug. 21(4)453-61.
    PMID: 7518967 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • A randomized trial comparing perioperative chemotherapy and surgery with surgery alone in resectable stage IIIA non-small-cell lung cancer.

    Roth JA, Fossella F, Komaki R, Ryan MB, Putnam JB Jr, Lee JS, Dhingra H, De Caro L, Chasen M, McGavran M
    J Natl Cancer Inst. 1994 May 4. 86(9)673-80.
    PMID: 8158698 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Comparison of three techniques of esophagectomy within a residency training program.

    Putnam JB Jr, Suell DM, McMurtrey MJ, Ryan MB, Walsh GL, Natarajan G, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1994 Feb. 57(2)319-25.
    PMID: 8311591 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Palliation of central airway stenoses with the Dumon silicone stent.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Chest. 1993 Dec. 104(6)1651-2.
    PMID: 7504607 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgery for stage N2 lung cancer.

    Putnam JB Jr
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1993 Jul. 5(3)249-57.
    PMID: 8353152 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Extended resection of pulmonary metastases: is the risk justified?

    Putnam JB Jr, Suell DM, Natarajan G, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1993 Jun. 55(6)1440-6.
    PMID: 8512393 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgery following response to interferon-alpha-based therapy for residual renal cell carcinoma.

    Sella A, Swanson DA, Ro JY, Putnam JB Jr, Amato RJ, Markowitz AB, Logothetis CJ
    J Urol. 1993 Jan. 149(1)19-21; discussion 21-2.
    PMID: 8417208 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Prognostic significance of computed tomography in resected N2 lung cancer.

    Cybulsky IJ, Lanza LA, Ryan MB, Putnam JB Jr, McMurtrey MM, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1992 Sep. 54(3)533-7.
    PMID: 1324657 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Long-term survival after resection of pulmonary metastases from carcinoma of the breast.

    Lanza LA, Natarajan G, Roth JA, Putnam JB Jr
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1992 Aug. 54(2)244-7; discussion 248.
    PMID: 1637212 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Resection of pulmonary metastasis to the azygous lobe from a malignant fibrous histiocytoma.

    Gorenstein LA, Putnam JB Jr
    Chest. 1992 Mar. 101(3)863-5.
    PMID: 1311667 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Thymoma: treatment and prognosis.

    Pollack A, Komaki R, Cox JD, Ro JY, Oswald MJ, Shin DM, Putnam JB Jr
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1992. 23(5)1037-43.
    PMID: 1639638 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • High dose endobronchial irradiation in recurrent bronchogenic carcinoma.

    Gauwitz M, Ellerbroek N, Komaki R, Putnam JB Jr, Ryan MB, DeCaro L, Davis M, Cundiff J
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1992. 23(2)397-400.
    PMID: 1587762 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Primary cardiac sarcomas.

    Putnam JB Jr, Sweeney MS, Colon R, Lanza LA, Frazier OH, Cooley DA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Jun. 51(6)906-10.
    PMID: 2039319 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Procainamide-induced respiratory insufficiency after cardiopulmonary bypass.

    Putnam JB Jr, Bolling SF, Kirsh MM
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Mar. 51(3)482-3.
    PMID: 1998432 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Response to chemotherapy does not predict survival after resection of sarcomatous pulmonary metastases.

    Lanza LA, Putnam JB Jr, Benjamin RS, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Feb. 51(2)219-24.
    PMID: 1989534 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Hemodynamics versus biopsy findings during cardiac transplant rejection.

    Bolling SF, Putnam JB Jr, Abrams GD, McKay AM, Deeb GM
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Jan. 51(1)52-5.
    PMID: 1985575 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Extended en bloc resection of a primary mediastinal parathyroid carcinoma.

    Putnam JB Jr, Schantz SP, Pugh WC, Hickey RC, Samaan NA, Garza R, Suda RW
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1990 Jul. 50(1)138-40.
    PMID: 2369217 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Predicted pulmonary function and survival after pneumonectomy for primary lung carcinoma.

    Putnam JB Jr, Lammermeier DE, Colon R, McMurtrey MJ, Ali MK, Roth JA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1990 Jun. 49(6)909-14; discussion 915.
    PMID: 2369189 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Surgical treatment of cardiac tumors: a 25-year experience.

    Murphy MC, Sweeney MS, Putnam JB Jr, Walker WE, Frazier OH, Ott DA, Cooley DA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1990 Apr. 49(4)612-7; discussion 617-8.
    PMID: 2322057 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Prognostic indicators in patients with pulmonary metastases.

    Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA
    Semin Surg Oncol. 1990. 6(5)291-6.
    PMID: 2237089 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Embolectomy for acute pulmonary artery occlusion following Fontan procedure.

    Putnam JB Jr, Lemmer JH Jr, Rocchini AP, Bove EL
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1988 Mar. 45(3)335-6.
    PMID: 3348707 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Differing determinants of prognosis following resection of pulmonary metastases from osteogenic and soft tissue sarcoma patients.

    Roth JA, Putnam JB Jr, Wesley MN, Rosenberg SA
    Cancer. 1985 Mar 15. 55(6)1361-6.
    PMID: 3855684 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Suppression of murine immunologic functions by fresh and cultured human tumor extracts.

    Davidson DD, Carney DN, Putnam JB Jr, Sugarbaker PH, Roth JA
    J Surg Res. 1985 Mar. 38(3)289-97.
    PMID: 2984465 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Identification and characterization of a tumor-derived immunosuppressive glycoprotein from murine melanoma K-1735.

    Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA
    Cancer Immunol Immunother. 1985. 19(2)90-100.
    PMID: 3157440 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Analysis of prognostic factors in patients undergoing resection of pulmonary metastases from soft tissue sarcomas.

    Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA, Wesley MN, Johnston MR, Rosenberg SA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1984 Feb. 87(2)260-8.
    PMID: 6694417 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Survival following aggressive resection of pulmonary metastases from osteogenic sarcoma: analysis of prognostic factors.

    Putnam JB Jr, Roth JA, Wesley MN, Johnston MR, Rosenberg SA
    Ann Thorac Surg. 1983 Nov. 36(5)516-23.
    PMID: 6579887 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Suppressive immunoregulatory factors produced by tumors.

    Roth JA, Grimm EA, Osborne BA, Putnam JB Jr, Davidson DD, Ames RS
    Lymphokine Res. 1983. 2(2)67-73.
    PMID: 6332246 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • An AB initio investigation of molecules with a disulfide bond: (HS)2, (CH3S)2 and cystine.

    Eslava LA, Putnam JB Jr, Pedersen L
    Int J Pept Protein Res. 1978 Feb. 11(2)149-53.
    PMID: 640773 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

  • Discovery of a 3',5'-guanosine monophosphate simulating factor in amoebae of Dictyostelium discoideum.

    Putnam JB Jr, Pedersen LG
    Biochim Biophys Acta. 1975 Nov 10. 411(1)168-70.
    PMID: 170997 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]