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Jeff Thostenson, MS

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Tel.: 501-526-6727




Curriculum Vitae


Recent Publications


Michael N. Wiggins, MD; Inci-Irak Dersu, MD; Scott D. Turner, MD; Jeff Thostenson, MS. Glare Testing in Patients with Cataract after Dilation. Ophthalmology. 2009 Jul; 116(7):1332-5.


Budney AJ, Vandrey RG, Hughes JR, Thostenson JD, Bursac Z. Comparison of cannabis and tobacco withdrawal: Severity and contribution to relapse. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2008 Dec; 35(4):362-8.


Plotkin LI, Lezcano V, Thostenson J, Weinstein RS, Manolagas SC, Bellido T. Connexin 43 Is Required for the Anti-Apoptotic Effect of Bisphosphonates on Osteocytes and Osteoblasts In Vivo. Journal of Bone Mineral Research. 2008 Nov; 23(11):1712-21.

Wiggins, MN, Thostenson JD. Weight effect of saline accumulation in surgical drapes. Can J Ophthalmol. 2007 Oct; 42(5):695-7


Thompson, Margaret E. G.; Klimberg, Suzanne; Henry-Tillman, Ronda S; Margulies, Aaron; Thostenson, Jeff D; Korourian, Soheila; Smith, Gwendolyn B; Fincher, Robert L. Hematoma-directed Ultrasound Guided (HUG) Breast Lumpectomy. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 14(1): 148-156, January, 2007


Bambha, Kiran; Kim, W. Ray; Kremers, Walter K.; Therneau, Terry M.; Kamath, Patrick S.; Wiesner, Russell; Rosen, Charles B.; Thostenson, Jeff; Benson, Joanne T.; Dickson, E. Rolland. Predicting Survival among Patients Listed for Liver Transplantation: An Assessment of Serial MELD Measurements. American Journal of Transplantation. 4(11):1798-1804, November 2004.


Nyberg, Scott L.; Matas, Arthur J.; Kremers, Walter K.; Thostenson, Jeffrey D.; Larson, Timothy S.; Prieto, Mikel; Ishitani, Michael B.; Sterioff, Sylvester; Stegall, Mark D. Improved Scoring System to Assess Adult Donors For Cadaver Renal Transplantation. American Journal of Transplantation. 3(6):715-721, June 2003.



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4301 W. Markham St., Slot 781

Little Rock, AR 72205-7199



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Little Rock, AR 72205-7199

Phone: 501.296.1556

Fax: 501.526.6729

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Last updated: 10/15/2009