New England Surgical Society
2019 Posters

Program & Abstracts  |  Posters

The Effect of the Business Cycle on the Living Organ Donation Rate: Evidence and Implications
Sean S Lee1, Michael W Sielski2, Kevin P Charpentier3,1
1The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI;2Brown University, Providence, RI;3Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
Racial Disparities in Body Image Satisfaction following Bariatric Surgery
*Danny Mou1, *Claire de Vries1, *Rene Wiezer2, *Simon Nienhuijs3, *Ronald Liem4, *Maarten Hoogbergen3, *Dennis Makarawung5, *Regan Bergmark1, *Anne Klassen6, Ali Tavakkoli1, *Andrea Pusic1, *RN van Ween7
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA;2Sint Antonius Ziekenhuis, Gouda, Netherlands3Catharina Ziekenhuis, Eindhoven, Netherlands4Groene Hart Hospital, Gouda, Netherlands5Sint Antonius Ziekenhuis, Nieuwegein, Netherlands6McMasters University, Hamilton, ON, Canada7OLVG West, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The association of primary language with outcomes after cancer operations at a single tertiary referral center and safety net hospital.
*Frederick A Godley IV, *Timothy Feeney, *Christine Park, *Michael R Cassidy, *Teviah E Sachs, David McAneny, Jennifer F Tseng, *Frederick T Drake
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
How to Reduce Unnecessary Postoperative Labs After Elective General Surgery
Eleah D. Porter1, *Julia L. Kelly1, *Lye-Yeng Wong2, *Allison R. Wilcox1, Christina V. Angeles1,2
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH;2Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH
Repeat Dosing in the Retinoic Acid Model of Transamniotic Stem Cell Therapy for Spina Bifida
*Sarah Tracy1, *Alexander Chalphin1, *Stefanie Lazow1, *Ina Kycia2, *Christopher Chan3, *Adam Finkelstein4, *David Zurakowski2, Dario Fauza2
1Boston Children's Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA;2Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA;3Boston University, Boston, MA;4Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Impact of Delay in ICU Transfers on the Rates of ICU Re‑Admissions: an Unintended Randomized Study
*Stephen E Ranney, Ajai K Malhotra, *Peter Callas, *Lloyd Patashnick, *Samy Ramadan, *Jennifer Gratton, *Amy Sharpe, *Deirdre LaFrance, Margaret A Tandoh, William E Charash, *Gary C An, *Tim H Lee
University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT
Routine Blood Count Monitoring is Unnecessary After Uncomplicated Appendectomy
Eleah D. Porter1, *Lye-Yeng Wong2, *Allison R. Wilcox1, Jenaya L. Goldwag1, *Spencer W. Trooboff1, Eric D. Martin1,2, *Alexandra Briggs1,2, Christina V. Angeles1,2, *Andrea B. Wolffing1,2
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH;2Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH
Neighborhood Risk: Socioeconomic Status and Hospital Admission for Pediatric Burn Patients in Rhode Island
*Mary A Palilonis1, *Lauren Schlichting2, *Michelle L Rogers2, David T Harrington1, *Patrick M Vivier2
1Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI;2Hassenfeld Child Health Innovation Institute, Providence, RI
Evaluation of a Preceptorship Model on the Third Year General Surgery Clerkship
*Alaina D Geary, *Luise IM Pernar, *Cullen O Carter
Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
Discharge Destination Following Emergent Major Colectomy: An Analysis of Preoperative and Intraoperative Predictive Factors
Mehida Rojas-Alexandre, *David A Mahvi, *Pamela Lu, *Richard Urman, *Jason S. Gold, Edward E. Whang
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Participant Evaluation of a Novel, Multi-Institution Coach Training Workshop for Practicing Surgeons
*Jason C. Pradarelli1,2, *Steven Yule1,2, *Kurt W. Lowery2, *Jim Knight3,4, Douglas S. Smink1,2
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA;2Ariadne Labs, Boston, MA;3Instructional Coaching Group, Lawrence, KS;4University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: Effects on Narcotic Usage in a Community Hospital
Craig Hawkins, *Lynne Pinkham, *Melissa Streeter, *Aaron Koch
MId Coast Hospital, Brunswick, ME
Hospital-Based Variations in Geriatric Surgical Safety for Emergency Operations
*Robert D Becher, *Michael P DeWane, *Nitin Sukumar, *Marilyn J. Stolar, *Thomas M. Gill, *Cheryl K. Zogg, Kevin M. Schuster, Adrian A. Maung, Kimberly A. Davis
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Downregulation of Cytochrome P450 4B1 is Associated with Large, Hormone-Inactive Adrenocortical Adenomas
*Thomas R Schneider1,2, *Norman G Nicolson2,3, *Reju Korah2,3, Tobias Carling2,3
1Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, North Haven, CT;2Yale Endocrine Neoplasia Laboratory, New Haven, CT;3Yale School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, New Haven, CT
Incidence of Fascial Defects at Prior Stoma Sites in Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Jenaya L Goldwag, *Lauren R Wilson, *Srinivas J Ivatury, *Michael J Tsapakos, *Matthew Z Wilson
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
Tracking Outcomes of Tracheoesophageal Fistula and Esophageal Atresia in Pediatric Population
*Ishna Sharma, *Shefali Thaker, *Todd Jensen, Christine Finck
Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, CT
Increased Disease Severity in Patients Suffering from Appendicitis with Cultures GrowingStrepotoccus anginosus
*Allison R Wilcox1, *Olivia A Sacks2, *Laura E Baumann1, Eleah D Porter1, Daniel P Croitoru1, *Reto M Baertschiger1
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH;2Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH
Post-operative opioid prescription and usage patterns: impact of public awareness and state mandated prescription policy implementation
*Mayo H. Fujii1, Ajai K. Malhotra1, *Ethan Jones1, *Thomas P. Ahern2, *Loic Fabricant1, *Christos Colovos1
1University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT;2University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
Correlation of stomach morphology with gastrointestinal hormone response following laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
RICHARD A PERUGINI, *Kashayar M Rafatzand, *Laura Alonso, John K Kelly, Donald R Czerniach, Philip Cohen
Risk Factors of Mortality in Patients With Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection
*Mahsa Shariat, *Ramsis Ramsis, *Manuel Castillo Angeles, *Mehreen Kisat, *Deepika Nehra, Reza Askari
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Postnatal Fate of Donor Mesenchymal Stem Cells after Transamniotic Stem Cell Therapy
*Sarah Tracy1, *Alexander Chalphin1, *Stefanie Lazow1, *Ina Kycia2, *Adam Finkelstein3, *Christopher Chan4, *David Zurakowski2, Dario Fauza2
1Boston Children's Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA;2Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA;3Lafayette College, Easton, PA;4Boston University, Boston, MA
Eliminating Opioids from Breast Conserving Surgery: A Perioperative Pain Management Pathway
*Ravinder Kang1, *Jackson T. Read2, *Adam C. Glaser2, *Richard J. Barth Jr,1
1Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH;2Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH
Integrin VLA3 Mediates Endothelial Barrier Damage by Human Sepsis Patient Neutrophils In Vitro
*Chelsey C. Ciambella1, *Catherine M. Dickinson1, David S. Heffernan1, *Minsoo Kim2, William G. Cioffi1, *Jonathan S. Reichner1
1Brown University School Of Medicine, Division Of Surgical Research, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, Providence, RI;2University Of Rochester, Department Of Microbiology And Immunology, Center For Vaccine Biology And Immunology, Rochester, NY
Surgical and Oncologic Outcomes of Open Versus Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy in a Low-volume Setting
*Susanna W de Geus, *Kurt S. Schultz, *Timothy Feeney, *Sing Chau Ng, *Thurston F. Drake, David McAneny, Jennifer F. Tseng, Teviah E. Sachs
Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
The Financial Burden of Thyroid Cancer Treatment
*Shen Li, *Sarah Duncan, *Anam Choudhary, *Simran Budhwani, Benjamin C James
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Online Patient Portal Use Is Associated With Decreased Time to Deceased Donor Renal Transplant in Patients on Hemodialysis
*Polina V Zmijewski1,2, *Eliza Decroce- Movson2, *Steven E Reinert3, *Meaghan M Mallette1, *Jason T Machan1,2, Paul E Morrissey1,2, *Adena J Osband1,2
1Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI;2The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI;3Lifespan Information Services, Providence, RI
Diuresis as an indicator of the resolution of ileus
*Robin Riley, *Sarah Kelso, *Tom Ahern, James Murphy
University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT

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