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Program and Abstracts | Posters

±P1. Meta-analysis Showing Superiority of Extended VTE Prophylaxis in Abdominopelvic Surgery Performed for Malignancy
Maria X Kiely1, Mariam Eskander2, Taiwo Adesoye3, Tope Kusa4, Francisco Gelpi-Hammerschmidt5
1Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA, 2 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA, 3 University of Wisconsin Medical Center, Madison, WI, USA, 4 Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, 5Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
±P2. Derivation and Validation of a Novel Emergency Surgery Acuity Score (ESAS)
Naveen F Sangji MD MPH1,2, Jordan D Bohnen MD MBA1, Elie P Ramly MD1, Myriam M Aguilar1, Thomas Peponis1, Matthew M Hutter MD MPH2, George C Velmahos MD PhD1, David C Chang PhD MBA MPH2, Haytham MA Kaafarani MD MPH1,2
1 Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 2 Codman Center for Clinical Effectiveness in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
±P3. Population-based Validation of a Clinical Prediction Model for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias
Daniel P Bent1, Andrew Benedict1,2, Jason Nelson2, Howard C Jen1,2
1Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA 2 Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
±P4. Effect of Geraniol on a Murine Model of Colitis
Sara Morrison1, Sulaiman Hamarneh1, Mohammed Gharedaghi1, Wei Lui1, Dong Hu1, Haizhong Hu1, Weifeng Zhang1, Konstantinos Economopoulous1, Sarah Shireen Gul1, Richard Hodin1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Surgery, Boston, MA, USA
±P5. Massachusetts Healthcare Reform and Trends in Emergent Colorectal Surgery
Mariam F. Eskander1, Lindsay A. Bliss1, Ellen P. McCarthy1, Susanna W. de Geus1, Sing Chau Ng1, James R. Rodrigue1, Jennifer F. Tseng1
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
±P6. Quantifying the Benefit of Deliberate Practice on Quality of Tendon Repair Performed by Trainees
Aidin Masoudi1, Eric Fu2, Ellen P. Fitzpatrick2, Philip Blazar2, George S.M. Dyer2
1 Surgery Department, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center & Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA 2 Orthopaedics Department, Brigham and Women's Hospital & Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
±P7. Bronchial Artery Revascularization and En Bloc Lung Transplant in Children
Francisco Guzman-Pruneda1,2, Yishay Orr1,2, Jeffrey G. Trost Jr.1,2, Wei Zhang2, Shailendra Das1,2, Ernestina Melicoff1,2, Jennifer Maddox2, Melissa Nugent2, Carlos Mery1,2, Iki Adachi1,2, George B. Mallory1,2, Jeffrey S. Heinle1,2, E. Dean McKenzie1,2 Lung Transplant Programs
1Baylor College of Medicine and 2Texas Children's Hospital (Houston, TX)
±P8. Implementation of a Smoking Cessation Program Reduces Smoking in a Trauma Patient Population
Jeffry Nahmias1 MD, Andrew Doben1 MD, Karen Carrens1 PA, Samuel Korntner1, Shiva Poola1 MD, Ronald Gross1 MD
1Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA
±P9. Laparoscopy for Early Ovarian Cancer: A Propensity Matched Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base
Alexander Melamed1, Jose A. Rauh-Hain1, Joel T. Clemmer1, Marcela G. del Carmen1, David M. Boruta II1, John O. Schorge1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Vincent Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Divsion of Gynecologic Oncology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
±P10. Transcriptome analysis of Wnt signaling pathway in pediatric hepatocellular carcinoma
Naveed Rabbani1, Ugur Ayturk, PhD2,3, Michael LaQuaglia, MD1, Matthew Warman, MD2,3, Ghazaleh Sadri-Vakili, PhD4, Khashayar Vakili, MD1
1. Department of Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 2. Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA 3. Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 4. MassGeneral Institute of Neurodegenerative Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
P11. Derivation and Validation of a Novel and Abbreviated Emergency Surgery Acuity Score (a-ESAS)
Naveen F Sangji MD MPH1,2, Jordan D Bohnen MD MBA1, Elie P Ramly MD1, Thomas Peponis1, Myriam M Aguilar1, George C Velmahos MD PhD1, David C Chang PhD MBA MPH2, Haytham MA Kaafarani MD MPH1,2
1Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 2Codman Center for Clinical Effectiveness in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
P12. A Single Center's Experience with Donation of Facial Allografts for Transplantation
Anne Huang1, Mario Aycart1, Muayyad Alhefzi1, Sebastian Fischer1, Ericka Bueno1, Bohdan Pomahac1
1 Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
P13. Laser Doppler Imaging for Surgical Evaluation of Pediatric Burns
Cornelia Griggs, MD; Philip H. Chang, MD Massachusetts
General Hospital, Boston, MA Shriner's Hospital for Children, Boston, MA
P14. Intestinal Alkaline Phosphatase(IAP) Prevents Burn Induced Intestinal Permeability
Fatemeh Adiliaghdam1, Mohammad H. Gharedaghi1, Shuangchun Yan1,2,3, Sara A. Morrison1, Sulaiman R. Hamarneh1, Laurence G. Rahme1,2,3, Richard A. Hodin1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, General Surgery, Boston,MA,USA 2Shriners Hospitals For Children, Boston,MA,USA 3Harvard School Of Medicine, Department Of Microbiology And Immunobiology, Boston,MA,USA
P15. A Novel High-Fidelity Beating Heart ED Thoracotomy Simulator
Leah Demetri1; Jordan D. Bohnen, MD, MBA1; Eva Fuentes, MD1; Kathryn Butler, MD1; Reza Askari, MD2; Emil Petrusa, PhD1; Haytham M.A. Kaafarani, MD, MPH1; D. Dante Yeh, MD1; David King, MD1; Peter J. Fagenholz, MD1; Susan Briggs, MD, MPH1; George C. Velmahos, MD, PhD1; Marc de Moya, MD1
1 Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02114 2 Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 02115
P16. Secreted Factors from Human Vestibular Schwannomas Can Cause Cochlear Damage
Lukas D. Landegger1,2*, Sonam Dilwali1,3,4*, Vitor Y.R. Soares1,2, Daniel G. Deschler2,3 and Konstantina M. Stankovic1,2,3,4
1Eaton Peabody Laboratories, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston MA, USA 2Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA, USA 3Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston MA, USA 4Harvard-MIT Program in Health, Science and Technology, Cambridge MA, USA * these authors contributed equally
P17. Risk of Deep Venous Thromboembolism after Open Pancreatectomy: Factor Analysis among 1,133 patients
Natalie Bath1, Molly Kilbane1, Eugene Ceppa1, Attila Nakeeb1, Nicholas Zyromski1, Max Schmidt1, David Feliciano1, Michael House1
1Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Indianapolis, IN, USA
P18. YAP Subcellular Localization in Pediatric HCC
Michael J. LaQuaglia1, James L. Grijalva1, Kaly A. Mueller2, Antonio R. Perez-Atayde1, Heung Bae Kim1, Ghazaleh Sadri-Vakili2, Khashayar Vakili1
1Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA 2Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
P19. Does bariatric surgery alter breast cancer treatment?
Ali Ardestani1, Elisha Pranckevicius1, Mehra Golshan 1,2, Ali Tavakkoli1, Eric Sheu1
1Brigham And Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA 2Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
P20. Changes in Portal Nutrient and Hormone Circulation after Sleeve Gastrectomy
Hassan Aliakbarian 1, Jingge Yang 1, Eric Sheu 1, Atanu Pal 1, Ali Tavakkoli 1
1 Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
P21. A Single Institution Series of 1000 Children with Solid Organ Injuries
Mary Arbuthnot Thorpe DO 1, Alon Geva MD, MPH 2, David Mooney MD, MPH 3
1 Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA 2 Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA 3 Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
P22. Primary vs. Delayed Perineal Proctectomy – There is no Free Lunch
Michael Alosilla1, Thomas Curran1, Thomas Cataldo1, Deborah Nagle1, Vitaliy Poylin1
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
P23. A Ten Year Experience with Umbilical Hernias at the VA Boston Health Care System
Divya Shankar BA1, Kamal M.F. Itani MD, FACS2, Vivian M. Sanchez MD, FACS3
1Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA 2VA Boston Health Care System, West Roxbury, MA, USA 3VA Boston Health Care System, West Roxbury, MA, USA
P24. Late Incidence of Endocarditis in Patients Undergoing Placement of Right Ventricular to Pulmonary
Carlos M. Mery, MD, MPH,1 Francisco A. Guzmán-Pruneda, MD,1 Luis E. De León, BS,2 Matthew D. Terwelp, BS,3 Claire E. Bocchini, MD,4 Iki Adachi, MD,1 Jeffrey S. Heinle, MD,1 E. Dean McKenzie, MD,1 Charles D. Fraser Jr., MD1
1 Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Texas Children's Hospital; Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine; Houston, TX 2 Escuela de Medicina Ignacio A. Santos, Monterrey, Mexico 3 University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 4 Division of Infectious Diseases, Texas Children's Hospital; Baylor College of Medicine; Houston, TX
P25. Operative vs. Non-Operative Management of Pediatric Blunt Pancreatic Trauma: Evaluation of the NTDB
Maria Carmen Mora MD1, Kaitlyn E. Wong MD, MPH1, Katharine Bittner MD1, Jennifer Friderici MS1, Kevin P. Moriarty MD FACS2, Lisa A. Patterson MD FACS1, Ronald I Gross MD FACS1, Michael V. Tirabassi MD FACS2, David B. Tashjian MD FACS2
1Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA, 01199 2Baystate Children's Hospital, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA, 01199
P26. Hospital Transfers and Patterns of Mortality in Very Low Birth Weight Neonates with Surgical NEC
Brenna S. Fullerton1, Eric A. Sparks1, Kate A. Morrow2, Erika M. Edwards2, Christine Velazco1, Roger F. Soll2, Tom Jaksic1, Jeffrey D. Horbar2, Biren P. Modi1
1Department of Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 2Vermont Oxford Network, Burlington, VT
P27. Enteral Autonomy, Cirrhosis, and Long Term Transplant-Free Survival in Pediatric Intestinal Failure
Brenna S. Fullerton, MD1, 2, Eric A. Sparks, MD1, 2, Amber M. Hall, MPH2, Christine Velazco1, Christopher Duggan, MD1,3, Tom Jaksic, MD, PhD1, 2, Biren P. Modi, MD1, 2
1Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA 2 Department of Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA 3 Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
P28. Pre-Operative Antidepressant Use: Prolonged Intubation and Re-Intubation After Cardiac Surgery
Kortney Robinson 1, John McCallum 2, Allen Hamdan 1, Frank LoGerfo 1
1 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston MA
P29. The Enigma of White Blood Cell Count After Splenectomy
Ali Ardestani1, Roger T Lis1, Richard S Swanson1,2, Eric G Sheu1, Ali Tavakkoli1
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA 2Dana Farbar Cancer Institue, Boston, MA, USA
P30. Local Adipose Mediators Link to Anatomic and Physiologic Adaptations Following AVF Creation
Gaurav Sharma, M.D.1; Christopher Kuppler, M.D.2; Yong He, Ph.D.2; Ming Tao, M.D.1; Kui Ding, M.D.1; Alban Longchamp, M.D.1; Laura M. Dember, M.D.3; C. Keith Ozaki, M.D.1; Scott A. Berceli, M.D., Ph.D.2 for the Hemodialysis Fistula Maturation Study
1Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston,MA 2Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 3Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
P31. Predictors of DVT/PE in Elderly Trauma Patients
Charles M. Psoinos M.D.1 Julie M. Flahive M.S.1 Frederick A Anderson Ph.D.1 Heena P Santry M.D., M.S.1
1University of Massachusetts, Worcester MA, USA
P32. Self-inflicted Abdominal Stab Wounds are Associated with a Higher Incidence of Non-Therapeutic Lapar
Kevin McKay, Nikolay Bugaev, MD, Janis L Breeze, MPH, Sandra S. Arabian, CSTR, Reuven Rabinovici, MD
Tufts Medical Center
P33. The Role of Intestinal Alkaline Phosphatase in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Sara Morrison1, Sulaiman Hamarneh1, Holly Sturgeon1, Dong Hu1, Haizhong Huo1, Weifeng Zhang1, Konstantinos Economopoulos1, Sarah Shireen Gul1, Fatemeh Adiliaghdam1, Juan Ramirez Decrescenzo1, Richard Hodin1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Surgery, Boston, MA,USA
P34. Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Conditioned Medium in TRASCET for Experimental Spina Bifida
Beatrice Dionigi, MD1; Christopher Graham, MD1; Christina Feng, MD1; Joseph Brazzo III, BS1; John Patrick Connors, BS1; David Zurakowski, PhD1; Dario O Fauza, MD, PhD1
1 Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
P35. 3-year Outcomes of Combined Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery (CELS) for Benign Colon Polyps
Maria X Kiely1, Sam Sharma2, Art Sedrakyan2, Stephen Resch3 James Yoo1, Jeffrey Milsom2
1Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA; 2Weill-Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; 3Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
P36. An Analysis of Perioperative Factors Associated with Hemorrhage in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
Jonathan Miller, Pei-Wen Lim, Richard Perugini, John Kelly, Donald Czerniach, Philip Cohen
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA.
P37. Consumption of Aspartame Contributes to the Development of Metabolic Syndrome
S. S. Gul1, R. A. Hamilton1, T. Phupitakphol1, L. Wei1, S. K. Hyoju1, D. Hu1, W. Zhang1, M. H. Gharedaghi1, H. Huo1, K. P. Econompolous1, S. A. Morrison1, S. Hamarneh1, R. Hodin1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Department Of Surgery, Boston, MA, USA
P38. Should We Use The Model for End-Stage Liver Disease To Predict Mortality After Colorectal Surgery
Haddon Pantel1, Kristian Stensland1, Jason Nelson2, Todd Francone1, Patricia Roberts1, Peter Marcello1, Thomas Read1, Jason Hall1, David Schoetz1, Rocco Ricciardi1
1 Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, MA,USA 2 Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA


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