Virginia R. Litle, MD

Professor, Surgery

Virginia Litle
88 East Newton St., Collamore Building, C7380

Biography

VTE prevention
Barrett’s esophagus
Minimally invasive thoracic surgery
miRNA profiling
Surgical education
Mentoring

Other Positions

  • Member, BU-BMC Cancer Center, Boston University

Education

  • Brown University School of Medicine, MD
  • University of Vermont, BS

Publications

  • Published on 5/1/2020

    Agzarian J, Litle V, Linkins LA, Brunelli A, Schneider L, Kestenholz P, Li H, Rocco G, Girard P, Nakajima J, Samama CM, Scarci M, Anraku M, Falcoz PE, Bertolaccini L, Lin J, Murthy S, Hofstetter W, Okumura M, Solli P, Minervini F, Kirk A, Douketis J, Shargall Y. International Delphi survey of the ESTS/AATS/ISTH task force on venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in thoracic surgery: the role of extended post-discharge prophylaxis. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2020 May 01; 57(5):854-859. PMID: 31769796.

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  • Published on 3/25/2020

    Litle VR. Commentary: Back to the future: Lessons from our residents. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Mar 25. PMID: 32417060.

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  • Published on 3/1/2020

    Miller MI, Meister AC, Litle VR, Suzuki K. Delayed lung expansion after decortication in a case of trapped lung resulting from catamenial haemothorax. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2020 03 01; 30(3):493-494. PMID: 31691801.

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  • Published on 2/13/2020

    Litle VR. Commentary: To Bleed or to Breathe? Never a Time to Die. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020; 32(2):345-346. PMID: 32061887.

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  • Published on 2/1/2020

    Shargall Y, Brunelli A, Murthy S, Schneider L, Minervini F, Bertolaccini L, Agzarian J, Linkins LA, Kestenholz P, Li H, Rocco G, Girard P, Venuta F, Samama M, Scarci M, Anraku M, Falcoz PE, Kirk A, Solli P, Hofstetter W, Okumura M, Douketis J, Litle V. Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in thoracic surgery patients: an international survey. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2020 Feb 01; 57(2):331-337. PMID: 31363740.

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  • Published on 1/22/2020

    Steiling K, Loui T, Asokan S, Nims S, Moreira P, Rebello A, Litle VR, Suzuki K. Age, Race, and Income Are Associated With Lower Screening Rates at a Safety Net Hospital. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 05; 109(5):1544-1550. PMID: 31981498.

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  • Published on 12/19/2019

    Asokan S, Sridhar P, Qureshi MM, Bhatt M, Truong MT, Suzuki K, Mak KS, Litle VR. Presentation, Treatment, and Outcomes of Vulnerable Populations With Esophageal Cancer Treated at a Safety-Net Hospital. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Summer; 32(2):347-354. PMID: 31866573.

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  • Published on 12/16/2019

    Litle VR. Discussion. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020; 32(2):343-344. PMID: 31857152.

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  • Published on 10/5/2019

    Sulibhavi A, Asokan S, Miller MI, Moreira P, Daly BD, Fernando HC, Litle VR, Suzuki K. Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes and Platelets Are Prognostic in Surgical pT1 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 02; 109(2):337-342. PMID: 31593659.

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  • Published on 8/1/2019

    Sterbling HM, Litle VR. Reply: Leading the way in cardiothoracic surgery career development. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 11; 158(5):e178-e179. PMID: 31378407.

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