Scholarly Activities

Scholarly Activities

2008-2009

Melinda Egan

Presentations

Presentation at the Northwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, August 2009. "The Use of Energy Devices in Hemorrhoidectomy" - a literature review comparing Harmonic and Ligasure use versus conventional hemorrhoidectomy.  Melinda Egan MD, Richard Billingham MD, Rodney Kratz MD.

 

Nyle Hendrickson

Presentations and Publications

Poster presentation at 26th Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference: Recurrence Rates in Breast Cancer patients with False negative Intraoperative Evaluation Of Sentinel Lymph Nodes. 3/4/2009

Taras AR, Hendrickson NA, Pugliese MS, Lowe KA, Atwood M, Beatty JD. Intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast. Am J Surg. May 2009, 197(5):643-6.

 

Ben Hunt

Publications and Presentations

Hunt, Ben M; Kratz, Rodney; Billingham, Richard.  "Treatment of surgical wound infections: Results of a survey."  Podium presentation at the Northwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2008 Annual Meeting, August 14, 2008.

 

Hunt, Ben M; Vallieres, Eric; Aye, Ralph; Buduhan, Gordon; Aye, Ralph; Louie, Brian.  "Sarcoidosis as a cause of lymphadenopathy in cancer patients."  Podium presentation at the North Pacific Surgical Association 2008 Annual Meeting, November 14, 2008.

 

Hunt, Ben M; SCOAP Research Collaborative.  "Outcome and Variability in SCOAP Gastric Bypass Surgery."  Podium presention at the Oregon and Washington Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2009 Annual Meeting, June 14, 2009.

 

Hunt, Ben M; Kratz, Rodney; Billingham, Richard P.  "Management and Prevention of Parastomal Hernias."  Podium presentation at the Northwest Society of Colorectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, August 6, 2009.

 

Hunt, Ben M; Vallieres, Eric; Aye, Ralph; Buduhan, Gordon; Aye, Ralph; Louie, Brian.  "Sarcoidosis as a benign cause of lymphadenopathy in cancer patients."  American Journal of Surgery. 2009; 197(5):629-32.

 

Brandi Page

Presentations

Page BR, Blitz M, Louie B, Aye R, Vallieres E. Pulmonary resection of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) can be performed safely following definitive chemoradiotherapy (CRT). Selected for podium presentation at the 13th World Conference on Lung Cancer on August 1, 2009

 

Angie Taras

Publications and Presentations

Taras AR, Hendrickson NA, KA Lowe, Atwood M, Beatty JD. Recurrence rates in breast cancer patients with false negative intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes. Washington State Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Jun. 2009.

Taras AR, Hendrickson NA, KA Lowe, Atwood M, Beatty JD. Recurrence rates in breast cancer patients with false negative intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes. Miami Breast Cancer Conference, Mar. 2009.

 

Taras AR, Hendrickson NA, Pugliese MS, Lowe KA, Atwood M, Beatty JD. Intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast. North Pacific Surgical Association, Nov. 2008.

 

Taras AR, Martinez RJ. Small bowel obstruction caused by intramesosigmoid hernia. Submitted to Archives of Surgery 2009.

Taras AR, Hendrickson NA, Pugliese MS, Lowe KA, Atwood M, Beatty JD. Intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast. Am J Surg. May 2009, 197(5):643-6.

 

Samuel Youssef

Publications and Presentations

Comparison of open and minimally invasive thymectomies at a single institution. Samuel J. Youssef MD, Maurice Blitz MD, Ralph W. Aye MD, Eric Vallières MD, Brian E. Louie MD Podium presentation at the North Pacific Surgical Association Meeting, Portland. November 2009

Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery for Left Atrial Myxoma: A case report & video presentation. S.J, Youssef, G.R. Barnhart. Podium presentation at the Washington/Oregon American College of Surgeons Meeting 2009, Lake Chelan, WA, July 2009.

Preliminary experience with thoracoscopic thymectomy at a single institution. S.J. Youssef, E. Vallières, R.W. Aye, B.E. Louie. Podium presentation at the Washington/Oregon American College of Surgeons Meeting 2009, Lake Chelan, WA, July 2009.

Adult Progenitor Cell Transplantation Influences Contractile Performance and Calcium Handling of Recipient Cardiomyocytes. Lee J, Fukushima S, Stagg MA, Soppa GK, Siedlecka U, Youssef S, Suzuki K, Yacoub MH, Terracciano CMN. American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 2009 Jan 30.