Presentations 2008

Publications

Publications

Presentations

Arous EJ, McDade TP, Hill JS, Whalen GF, Tseng JF.  “Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A National Survey.”  Poster presentation at the 55th Annual Meeting of the Massachusetts Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Boston, MA, December 2008.

Hayward J, Alvarez S, Ruiz C, Sullivan M, Tseng JF, Whalen G. “Knowledge Discovery in Clinical Performance of Cancer Patients.” Presented at the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, Philadelphia, PA, November 2008.

McPhee JT, Eslami MH, Arous EJ, Messina LM, Schanzer A. “Endovascular Treatment of Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in the United States (2001-2006): A Significant Survival Benefit Over Open Repair is Independently Associated with Increased Institutional Volume.” Oral presentation at the New England Society for Vascular Surgery 35th Annual Meeting, Newport, RI, October 2008.

Al-Refaie WB, Gay G, Virnig BA, Tseng JF, Stewart A, Tuttle TM, Vickers SM, Feig BW. “Are We Undertreating Gastric Cancer in the United States? Predictors of Adequate Surgical Lymphadenectomy, Multimodality Therapy, and Survival.”  Oral presentation at American College of Surgeons 94th Annual Clinical Congress, San Francisco, October 2008.

Csikesz N, Shah SA. "Regionalization in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Is it necessary?" Oral presentation at the American College of Surgeons 94th Annual Clinical Congress, San Francisco, October 2008.

Simons J, Ng SC, Shah SA, McDade TP, Whalen G, Tseng JF. National patterns in the management of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: Are we making a difference? Oral presentation at the 89th Annual Meeting of the New England Surgical Society, Boston, September 2008.

Piperdi M, McDade TP, Shim JK, Sullivan ME, Whalen GF,Tseng JF. "A Neoadjuvant Strategy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Helps Patients Receive All Components of Care: Lessons from a Single-institution Database."  Poster presentation at the 89th Annual Meeting of the New England Surgical Society, Boston, September 2008.

Cooley EK, McPhee JT, Simons JP, Sweeney WB, Maykel JA, Tseng JF, Alavi K.  “An argument for screening colonoscopy before age 50: Current epidemiologic trends in the United States.”  Podium presentation at the American Society for Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting and Tripartate Meeting, Boston, June 2008.

Shim JK, Piperdi, M, McDade, TP, Whalen, GL, Sullivan, ME, Piperdi, B, Tseng, JF. “Do patients with apparently resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma receive guideline-directed care?”  ASCO Proceedings 2008, Chicago, May 2008.

Murphy MM, McPhee JT, McDade TP, Shah SA, Whalen GF, Tseng JT. “In-hospital mortality for distal pancreatectomy: a national study.”  Poster presentation at the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract/Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, May 2008. 

Eppsteiner RW, Csikesz N, Tseng JF, Shah SA. “Patient demographics and surgeon volume in pancreatic resection mortality.”  Oral presentation at the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract/Digestive Diseases Week, San Diego, May 2008.

Eppsteiner RW, Csikesz N, Tseng JF, Shah SA. “Patient demographics and surgeon volume in pancreatic resection mortality.”  Poster presentation at the Pancreas Club, San Diego, May 2008.

Eppsteiner RW, Csikesz N, Tseng JF, Shah SA. “High volume surgery and outcome after liver resection: surgeon or center?” Oral presentation at the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract/Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, May 2008.

Csikesz N, Shah SA. “Surgical specialization and operative mortality in HPB surgery.” Oral presentation at the American Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association, Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 2008.

Murphy MM, Simons JP, McDade TP, Hill JS, McPhee JT, Sullivan ME, Whalen GF, Tseng JF. “Underutilization of surgical resection in minorities with pancreatic cancer: a national survey.” Poster presentation at the Society for Surgical Oncology 61st Annual Cancer Symposium, Chicago, March 2008.

Csikesz N, Tseng JF, Shah SA, “Nationwide volume and mortality in cirrhotic patients after elective surgery.” Oral presentation at the 3rd Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, February 2008.

Csikesz N, Ricciardi R, Tseng JF, Shah SA, “National trends comparing laparoscopic and open cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis.” Oral presentation at the 3rd Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, February 2008.

Simons JP, Murphy MM, McDade TP, Hill JS, McPhee JT, Sullivan ME, Whalen GF, Tseng JF. “Analysis of resection rate and overall survival by race in pancreatic cancer.” Poster presentation at the American Society for Clinical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium, Orlando, January 2008.