PHILADELPHIA ACADEMY OF SURGERY
FEBRUARY 4, 2013 RESIDENT COMPETITION
2013 PODIUM PRESENTATION WINNER
John P. Fischer, MD
"Analysis Of 1,706 Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstructions From The 2005-2010 NSQIP Datasets—Derivation Of A Validated Model To Predict Post-Operative Respiratory Failure (PRF)"
Sharven Taghavi, MD
"Autologous CD117+ Mesenchymal Stem Cell Injections Provide Superior Therapeutic Benefit as compared to CD117+ Cardiac-Derived Stem Cells in a Feline Model of Isoproterenol Induced Cardiomyopathy"
Rick Burkhardt, MD
"HuR is a Post-Transcriptional Regulator Of Core Metabolic Enzymes in Pancreatic Cancer"
Catherine Loveland-Jones, MD
"Turning Point: A Prospective Randomized Study of the Efficacy of an Inpatient Violence Intervention Program"
Olugbenga T. Okusanya, MD
"Intraoperative Fluorescent Imaging Detects Cancer Cells at Tumor Margins and Lymph Nodes"
Heather Wachtel, MD
"What Can We Learn From Failed Parathyroid Operations?"
Jenny Yang, MD
"Postoperative Pericardial Tamponade Diagnosed By Miniaturized (5 Mm) Hemodynamic Transesophageal Echocardiography (hTEE)"
Leah M. Sieren, MD
"First Known Report of Endovascular Repair of an Exsanguinating Penetrating Carotid Artery Injury In A 3-Year-Old Child"
Daniel Relles, MD
"Does Resident Experience Affect Outcomes in Complex Abdominal Surgery?"
Ronen Elefant, MD
"Regional Patterns Of Surgical Specialization: Are We Training The Right Type of Surgeons?"
Kathleen Lamb, MD
"Fate Of The Lower Extremity In Patients After VA-ECMO Via Femoral Cannulation"
Steven Pike, MD
"Dysfunction of Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Caused by Chemotherapeutic Agents"
Helen Hall, MD
"Factors Associated With Surgical Feeding Tube Placement in Trauma Patients"
Carrie Stransky, MD
"Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: What Determines Surgical Site Outcomes?"
Teerin Meckmongkol, MD
"Hepatocyte Growth Factor (HGF) Enhances Liver Regeneration After 70% Hepatectomy"
Thea Price, MD
"Middle Aortic Coarctation"
Jashodeep Datta, MD
"The Non-Designated Preliminary Pathway in General Surgery Residency: Implications for the National Surgical Workforce"
Ksenia Orlova, MD
"Results of Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting are Equivalent for Critical Versus High-grade Lesions"