TNACS 2022 Annual Meeting Poster Presentations

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Disparities in Surgical Care and Training

A Comparison of Two-Hour, One-Hour and Zero-Hour Clears Fasting Policies on Patient-Centered Outcomes for Pediatric Surgery at AIC Kijabe Hospital

Presenter: Alexander Mina

Disparities in the use of telemedicine among kidney transplant patients during the COVID-19 pandemic

Presenter:  Wali Johnson

Early-stage Breast Cancer Treatment Disparities in the Midsouth

Presenter:  Payton Grande

Examining the Incidence and Prevalence of Acute Stress in Pediatric Trauma Patients

Presenter: Mitch Clayton

Indications and Outcomes of Pediatric Central Venous Catheter Placement in a Rural Kenyan Referral Hospital

Presenter: Alexander Mina

Pre-medicine factors associated with increased rate of application and subsequent graduation from medical school for African Americans

Presenter:  Wali Johnson

Readability of Patient and Family Education Materials on the American Pediatric Surgical Association Website

Presenter: Lawrence Willis

Understanding Disparities in Breast Cancer Care in Memphis, Tennessee: An Update 2022

Presenter: Linnea Cripe

Leonard Hines / Calvin Morgan Clinical Science Paper Competition

Biomarkers for HPV+ Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinomas

Presenter: Taylor Dykes

Gallbladder Volvulus with Gangrenous Cholecystitis – A Case Report

Presenter: Clarisse Muenyi

Identification of Candidate Resistance Mechanisms in Favorable-Histology Wilms Tumor

Presenter: Andrew Fleming

Orogastric tube location on preoperative radiographs predicts outcomes in neonatal CDH

Presenter: Marshall Wallace

Outcomes of Critically Ill COVID Positive Patients with Cardiovascular Events

Presenter: Brett Fowler

Persistent Chylothorax Requiring Surgical Intervention

Presenter: Kaylan Gee

Recurrent Rectal Cancer Presents as Non-Healing Fistula with Perianal Abscess Four Years After Initial Treatment

Presenter: Ryan Smith

Refractory Thrombocytopenia in Two Kidney Transplant Recipients from the Same Deceased Donor: A Case Report

Presenter: Emilee Larson

Staged Endovascular Repair of Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm with Uni-Iliac Approach

Presenter: Natalie Dixon

Successful Introduction of Robotic-Assisted Ileocecectomy into a Pediatric Surgery Practice

Presenter: Marshall Wallace

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Department of Surgery Research Proposal Modified Sugarbaker versus Keyhole Repair for Parastomal Hernia: An Update Meta-Analysis

Presenter: Alisa Phillips

Use of Probe-Based Parathyroid Autofluorescence Detection (PTeye™) and its Impact on Resident Education

Presenter: Taylor St. Amour

Phillip Burns Cancer Paper Competition

Analyzing the Trend in Persistent Underutilization of Tobacco Cessation Counseling by Urologist who treats Bladder Cancer in Medicare Patients

Presenter: Sami Bhidya

Development of a Predictive Nomogram for Circumferential Resection Margin in Rectal Cancer Surgery

Presenter: Megan Shroder

Early Postoperative Extubation is Associated with Shorter Hospitalization and Improved Short-Term Survival in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Presenter: Leah Hendrick

Epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition is a driver of peritoneal metastases from colorectal cancer

Presenter: Muhammad bilal Mirza

How Low Can We Go? Comparing Long-Term Oncologic Outcomes of APR and LAR for Very Low Rectal Cancer

Presenter: Alva Bethurum

Hürthle Cell Carcinoma and Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Comparative Studies

Presenter: Andrew Fleming

Lymph Node Metastases in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors: An Uncommon Event

Presenter: Andrew Fleming

Visceral Distribution of Ewing Sarcoma And An Analysis of Outcomes

Presenter: Marshall Wallace

Timothy Fabin Trauma Paper Competition

Analysis of Admission Thromboelastogram Profiles in 1369 Male and Female Trauma Patients

Presenter: Lauren Favors

Analysis of Big Scores and Platelet Inhibition in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injuries

Presenter: Hunter Parmer

Analysis of Need for Intervention Following Low-Grade Traumatic Spleen Injury

Presenter: Alexandria Bontrager

Analysis of Platelet Inhibition in 435 Male and Female Trauma Patients with Brain Injury

Presenter: Lauren Favors

Cryoprecipitate Use During Massive Transfusion Does Not Reduce Mortality in Propensity Score Analysis

Presenter: Andrew Fleming

Does Presentation to a Level I Trauma Center Improve Outcomes?: A Scoping Review

Presenter: Lynley Matthews

Effect of Serum Calcium Concentration on Platelet Inhibition in Traumatic Brain Injury

Presenter: Lauren Favors

Expedience of Platelet Transfusion in Traumatic Brain Injury Does Not Improve Inhibition

Presenter: Chace Hicks

Factors related to alcohol withdrawal syndrome in extremity trauma patients

Presenter: Benjamin Lehrman

Hypofibrinogenemic Massive Transfusion Trauma Patients Experience Worse Outcomes

Presenter: Mitchell Parker

Impact of Trauma Mechanism of Injury on PTSD and Depression Screening

Presenter: Mary Peyton Boyd

Improving Opioid Prescribing Post-Discharge for Trauma Patients With Rib Fractures: Factors in Prevention of Prolonged Use and Dependency

Presenter: Chris Harper

Increasing the Rate of Venous Thromboembolism Chemoprophylaxis Using the EMR

Presenter: Aaron Pollock

Open Sesame: Is open operative approach and higher BMI associated with worse clinical outcomes in nonemergent thoracic trauma surgery?

Presenter: Nidhi Desai

Poor Outcomes of Patients from Delayed Care after Ground Level Falls

Presenter: Matthew Heard

Recent Trends and Predictors of Upper Extremity Amputation in Traumatic Radial and Ulnar Artery Injuries

Presenter: Jacqueline Stuber

Robotic Repair of Large Traumatic Diaphragmatic Injury in Setting of Penetrating Trauma: A Case Report.

Presenter: Allison Falcon

The Effect of a Burn Transfer Protocol on Burn Transfer Times at an Appalachian Level I Trauma Center

Presenter: Elizabeth Mannino

The Effect of Propofol on Peri-induction Hemodynamics and Resuscitation in Operative Penetrating Trauma

Presenter: Marshall Wallace

The Effects of an Internal Outreach Portal on Trauma Patient Follow-Up

Presenter: Jack McCarthy

Traumatic Brachial Artery Dissection in a Pediatric Patient: An interdisciplinary approach to care

Presenter: Katherine Kazen