Lahey Hospital & Medical Center supports and participates in various original research efforts. These efforts include investigator-initiated drug or device trials, observational studies, questionnaire studies, outcome studies, case reports and retrospective reviews. The results of these original projects are often published in peer reviewed journals or as book chapters.

2016 Scholarly Articles and Research Publications

  • Cynthia Bautista, Draga Jichici, Paul Nyquist, Joseph Burns, Sanjeev Chhangani, Michele DeFilippis, Fernando D. Goldenberg, Keri Kim, Xi Liu-DeRyke, William Mack, Kim Meyer. Prophylaxis of Venous Thrombosis in Neurocritical Care Patients:An Evidence-Based Guideline: A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the Neurocritical Care Society. Neurocrit Care. 08 December 2015.
  • Anil Vachani, Zane Hammoud, Steven Springmeyer, Neri Cohen, Dao Nguyen, Christina Williamson, Sandra Starnes, Stephen Hunsucker, Scott Law, Xiao-Jun Li, Alexander Porter, Paul Kearney. Clinical Utility of a Plasma Protein Classifier for Indeterminate Lung Nodules. Lung (2015) 193:1023–1027
  • Christina Williamson, MD, Lori B. Sheehan, MD, David M. Venesy, MD, and Richard S. D’Agostino, MD. Transaortic, video-assisted removal of a mobile left ventricular apical thrombus in a patient with aortic stenosis and severe left ventricular dysfunction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016;151:e1-3
  • Kempegowda, Harish MD; Maniar, Hemil H. MD; Tawari, Akhil A. MD; Fanelli, Gregory C. MD; Jones, Clifford B. MD; Sietsema, Debra L. PhD; Bogdan, Yelena MD; Tornetta, Paul III MD; Marcantonio, Andrew J. DO, MBA; Horwitz, Daniel S. MD. Knee Injury Associated With Acetabular Fractures: A Multicenter Study of 1273 Patients. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma: January 2016 – Volume 30 – Issue 1 – p 48–51

A listing of publications by Lahey Hospital & Medical Center staff in 2014 and 2015.

Complete articles or abstracts may be available at

Poster Presentations

Lahey physicians also regularly present preliminary or final results of their original research in the format of poster presentations at peer reviewed meetings often hosted by international professional associations or organizations.

Clinical Trial Results

Clinical drug and device trials sponsored by pharamceutical and biotechnology companies are regularly conducted at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. Once the results of these trials are finalized they are published in peer reviewed journals, and results may also be found on