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Session Code: PP22
Date and Time of Session: Wednesday, October 29;   09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Title: Quality, Outcomes, and Costs
CME Credit Hours: 0
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Education / Outcomes & Safety (EDU)
Health Policy: Practice Management / Reimbursement / Liability Issues (HP)
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Program Participants

Accepting the Challenge: General Surgeons Partnering with Hospital Administrators to Manage Quality Care Initiatives
Alicia J. Mangram, MD, FACS; Francisco N. Rodriguez, MD; Michael G. Corneille, MD; Cecile J. D'Huyvetter, MSN; James K. Dzandu, Ph.D.; Jean Knoedler, BSN, MSHSA

Antibiotic Choice in Thyroidectomy Affects Outcomes and Costs – an Analysis of University HealthSystem Consortium Data
Alexander Langerman, MD FACS; Sandra A. Ham, MS; Jennifer Pisano, MD

Can We Improve Prediction Models for Mortality in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury?
Aaron Dawes, MD; Greg D. Sacks, MD, MPH; H. Gill Cryer, MD, PhD; Christy Preston, RN; Deidre Gorospe, RN; J. Peter Gruen, MD; Matt Garrett, MD; Melinda A. Maggard Gibbons, MD FACS; Marcia M. Russell, MD FACS; Clifford Y. Ko, MD FACS

Clinical, Anatomical and Pathological Grading Score to Predict Technical Difficulty in Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Carlos Rodriguez-Otero Luppi, MD; Eduard M. Targarona, MD PhD FACS; Jose Lluis Pallarés, MD; Carmen Balague, MD; Manel Trias

Cost-effectiveness of ERCP versus EUS versus Surgery as Initial Evaluation for the Patient Presenting with Biliary Stricture
Joseph B. OLIVER, MD; Atuhani B. Burnett, MD, PhD; Ravi J. Chokshi, MD, FACS

Delivering Individual Surgeon Performance Data through a Statewide Surgical Quality Improvement Collaborative
Brian J. Daley, MD FACS; Oscar D. Guillamondegui, MD FACS; Joseph B. Cofer, MD FACS; William Cecil; Chris Clarke, RN

Despite Elevated Preoperative Risk Factors, Equivalent Outcomes for Autologous Breast Reconstruction in African American Women
Paris D. Butler, MD, MPH; Jonas Nelson, MD; John P. Fischer, MD; Benjamin Chang, MD, FACS; Joseph C. Serletti, MD FACS; Liza C. Wu, MD FACS

Do No Harm, Except to Ourselves? Surgeons in the Operating Room, a Meta-Analysis of Musculoskeletal Symptoms and Ergonomic Interventions
Chee-Chee Stucky; Kate C. Griffen; Yi-Ju Chiang, MSPH; Merrick I. Ross, MD FACS; Jeffrey E. Lee, MD FACS; Janice N. Cormier, M.D.

Expanding the HARM Score: Measuring Quality and Outcomes in Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Monica T. Young, MD; Benjamin P. Crawshaw, MD; Michael J. Phelan, PhD; Steven D. Mills, MD FACS; Joseph C. Carmichael, MD FACS; Alessio Pigazzi, MD FACS; Conor P. Delaney, MBBCh PhD FACS; Michael J. Stamos, MD FACS

Impact of Surgeon and Surgical Team on Outcomes in Immediate Implant Based Breast Reconstruction (IRB)
Lisa Gfrerer; David Mattos, BA; Melissa Mastroianni, MD; Joseph A. Ricci, MD; Christina Weng, BS; Jon Winograd; Curtis L. Cetrulo, Jr., MD FACS; William G. Austen Jr, MD; eric c. liao

Impact of Surgical Complications on Survival in Patients with Colon Cancer: A Novel Linkage Study Using ACS NSQIP and a State Cancer Registry
Ching-Wei D. Tzeng, MD; Sandra J. Beck, MD FACS; Jon S. Hourigan, MD FACS FASCRS; B. Mark Evers, MD; Patrick C. McGrath, MD FACS; Daniel L. Davenport, PhD

Implementing a Standardized Safe Surgery Program Reduces Serious Reportable Events
Terrence J. Loftus, MD FACS; Kathleen Harder, PhD; Deb Dahl; Bridget OHare; Karlene Power; Yvette Toledo-Katsenes; Ryan Hutchison, MBA, BSIE; David Jacofsky, MD

Improving Quality Metric Adherence in Minimally Invasive Breast Biopsy Among Surgeons Across a Multihospital Organization
Judy A. Tjoe, MD FACS; Sue E. Ihde, MBA, BSN; Danielle M. Greer, PhD; James L. Weese, MD, FACS

Location Matters: Factors Associated with Access to Robotic Surgery for Rectal Cancer
Christian P. Probst, MD; Christopher T. Aquina, MD; Kristin N. Kelly, MD; KATIA NOYES, PHD, MPH; Fergal Fleming, MD; John RT. Monson, MD FACS

Long Term Outcomes After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Elizabeth Shinn, MD; Amy Pate, MD; Frederique Pinto, MS3; akella Chendrasekhar, MD

Long-term Readmissions and Complications in Open and Laparoscopic Colorectal Cancer Surgery. A Propensity Score Matched Analysis
Knut Magne Augestad; Stein Olav Skrøvseth, MSc, PhD; Arthur Revhaug; Mortensen Kim; Kristian Hindberg, PhD; Fred Godtliebsen, PhD; Benjamin P. Crawshaw, MD; Rolv-Ole Lindsetmo; Conor P. Delaney, MBBCh PhD FACS

Machine Learning is Superior to Traditional Modeling: A Parathyroid Hormone Calculator Example
David F. Schneider, MD, MS; Mark Craven, PhD; Philip E. Sonderman, BA; Sara A. Weber, BA; Rebecca S. Sippel, MD; Caprice C. Greenberg, MD, MPH, FACS; herbert chen, MD

Medical Condition or Socioeconomic Status: Is Either Dominant in Predicting Outcomes After Hepatic Surgery?
Heather L. Lewis, MD; Gregory C. Wilson, MD; Jeffrey M. Sutton, MD; Dennis Hanseman, PhD; Jeffrey Sussman, MD; Syed Ahmad, MD; Michael Edwards, MD; Daniel E. Abbott, MD

Morbidly Obese Patients and Motor Vehicle Collisions: Are Protective Devices Really Protective?
Michael F. Ditillo, DO FACS; Bellal Joseph, MD; Peter M. Rhee, MD, FACS; Viraj Pandit, MD; Lourdes Castanon, MD; Steven Hadeed, MPH; Bardiya Zangbar, MD; Randall S. Friese, MD FACS; Allan Philip, MD

Packed Red Blood Cell Transfusion Practices in Cardiothoracic Surgery Before and After the Implementation of Transfusion Clinical Decision Support
Seyed Amirhossein Razavi, MD; Alexis B. Carter, MD; John D. Puskas, MD, FACS, FACC; Sara R. Gregg, MHA; Iman F. Aziz, MBA; Timothy G. Buchman, MD FACS

Perception and Knowledge of Patients Candidates for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Teaching Hospital: a Study to Evaluate and Optimize the Informed Consent.

Perception of Surgeons Participating in a Multi-institutional Trial of a 360 Degree Evaluation Tool
Suliat M. Nurudeen, MD; Kwakye Gifty, MD, MPH; Alex B. Haynes, MD, MPH; Lipsitz Stuart, ScD; Atul A. Gawande, MD FACS; William Berry, MD, MPH

Quality of Communication during Transfer to Definitive Care in a Provincial Trauma System: A Review of 100 Transfers
Nori L. Bradley, MD; Naisan Garraway, MD, CD; Jennifer Li, BSc; Nasira Lakha, RN; Richard K. Simons, MB BChir FACS FRCS FRCSC; S. Morad Hameed, MD, MPH, FRCPS

Quality of Life and Burnout Rates Across Surgical Specialties: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Current Literature
Michael Sosin, MD; Marisa E. Pulcrano, BA; Nawar Shara, PhD; Steven RT. Evans, MD

Recruitment of Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Faculty Reverses Decline of Patient Outcomes Noted with Previous Faculty Attrition
Mack D. Drake, DO; Mark E. Hamill, MD; Eric H. Bradburn, DO; Dallas A. Taylor, BS, RN; Carol M. Gilbert, MD; Christopher C. Baker, MD FACS; John R. Kundzins, BS; John J. Ferrara, MD FACS; Bryan R. Collier, DO FACS

Running on Empty: The Rise in Blood Loss Anemia and Need for Blood Transfusions Following Common Surgical Procedures
Benjamin S. Brooke, MD, PhD; Philip P. Goodney, MD, MS; Larry W. Kraiss, MD FACS; Daniel J. Gottlieb, MS; Samuel RG. Finlayson, MD MPH FACS

Surgeons in Difficulty: An Exploration of Behaviour Differences among Male and Female Surgeons
Hilary A. Sanfey, MB, BCH, FACS; John A. Fromson, MD; John D. Mellinger, MD FACS; Jan Rakinic, MD FACS; Michael Williams, PhD; Betsy Williams, PhD MPH

Surgical Mortality during Summer Vacation
Antoine Duclos, MD, PhD; Pascal CAILLET, PharmD, MPH; Cécile Payet, MSc; Matthew J. Carty, MD

The American College of Surgeons' National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) Supports the Use of an Early Warning System in Identifying Postoperative Patients at Risk for 30-day Outcomes
Sharon Weintraub, MD; Cynthia Ross-Richardson, MS BSN CNOR; Michael Poster, MD; Christine Bantus, MD; Bruna Babic, MD; Rekha Singh, MD

The Effect of an Acute Care Surgery Service on the Management of Appendicitis
Radoslav Krouchev, MD; Geneviève Champagne-Parent, Resident; Émilie Joos, MD; Vincent Trottier, MD

The Role of Surgery in Stage IIIA Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Decision and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
Pamela P. Samson, MD; Aalok Patel, B.S.; Clifford G. Robinson, MD; Daniel Morgensztern, MD; Su-Hsin Chang, PhD; Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH; Bryan F. Meyers, MD, MPH; Traves D. Crabtree, MD; Varun Puri, MBBS FACS

Trends in the Management of Bleeding Peptic Ulcers: Less Traumatic, More Successful?
Mikhail Kryzhanouski, MD; Kenneth W. Bueltmann, MD; Marek Rudnicki, MD, PhD, FACS

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