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60th Annual Meeting
SOCIETY FOR SURGERY OF THE ALIMENTARY TRACT
May 18 - 21, 2019
San Diego Convention Center - San Diego, CA
during Digestive Disease Week®


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Esophagus & Gastric & Bariatric & Metabolic GI Tract Potpourri
HPB Education & Quality & Outcomes & Policy
Small Bowel & Colorectal General & Society Business

SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2019
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
28CD
RESIDENTS & FELLOWS RESEARCH CONFERENCE
(NON-CME, by invitation only)
 
Plenary presentationBy invitation only. The 22 participating presentations are indicated throughout this program by the icon to the left.
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
28E
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT I
 
Moderators: Mukta K. Krane, Seattle, WA
Jeffrey A. Norton, Stanford, CA
3-minute presentation, 3-minute discussion
53
INFLUENCE OF EARLY CHOLECYSTECTOMY TIMING FOR ACUTE CHOLECYSTITIS ON SHORT TERM SURGICAL MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY: A NSQIP DATABASE ANALYSIS
Fady Daniel*1, Maher Malaeb1, Mohammad N. Hosni1, Hani Tamim3, Aurelie Mailhac3, Mohammad khalife2, Walid N. Faraj2, Faek Jamali2
1Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon; 2Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon; 3Biostatistics Support Unit, Clinical Research Institute, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
54
ENDOSCOPIC CLOSURE VERSUS SURGICAL REVISION IN THE MANAGEMENT OF GASTROGASTRIC FISTULA FOLLOWING ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS
Ethan D. Maahs*, Pichamol Jirapinyo, Christopher C. Thompson
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
55
SELECTIVE TYPE & SCREEN FOR ELECTIVE COLECTOMY BASED ON A TRANSFUSION RISK SCORE MAY GENERATE SUBSTANTIAL COST SAVINGS
Thomas Curran*1, Vlad V. Simianu2, Christine C. Jensen3, Shelby Allen1, Marc L. Schermerhorn4, Virgilio V. George1
1Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC; 2Surgery, Virginia Mason, Seattle, WA; 3Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; 4Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
56
PREDICTING THE NEED FOR INTERVENTION IN PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH ASYMPTOMATIC GALLSTONES: CONSTRUCTION AND VALIDATION OF A RISK STRATIFICATION TOOL
Gareth Morris-Stiff*, Shashank Sarvepalli, Ari Garber, Carol A. Burke, Niyati M. Gupta, Pooja Lal, Mounir Ibrahim, John McMichael, Michael Rothberg, Amit Bhatt, John J. Vargo, Maged Rizk
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
57
DOES FUNDOPLICATION IMPROVE THE LONG-TERM RESULTS OF LAPAROSCOPIC HELLER MYOTOMY
Christina L. Costantino*1, Abraham D. Geller1,2, Micheal R. Visenio3,1, Christopher R. Morse1, David W. Rattner1
1Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 3Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
58
OUTCOMES AFTER IMPLEMENTATION OF A SURGICAL CARE BUNDLE FOR COLECTOMY FOLLOWED BY ENHANCED RECOVERY PROTOCOL FOR PATIENTS WITH INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE UNDERGOING COLORECTAL RESECTION
Anthony D'Andrea*, Prerna Khetan, Reba Miller, Patricia Sylla, Celia M. Divino
General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
59
CLINIC-BASED SCREENING AND DETECTION OF PHYSICAL FRAILTY AND NEUROCOGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING ONCOLOGIC LIVER RESECTION
Heather A. Lillemoe*, Rebecca K. Marcus, Bradford J. Kim, Nisha Narula, Catherine H. Davis, Thomas Aloia
Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
60
PROTEIN PUMP INHIBITOR METABOLISM IS ALTERED IN A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF BARIATRIC CANDIDATES AND MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH EARLY MARGINAL ULCERATION AFTER GASTRIC BYPASS
Anahita D. Jalilvand*, Omar Zaki, Jane Dewire, Bradley J. Needleman, Sabrena Noria
General Surgery, Ohio State Medical Center, Hilliard, OH
61
BEHAVIORAL SKILLS OF CULTURALLY COMPETENT PROVIDERS AND PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES
Miquell Miller*1, Monica Liu2, Cindy Kin1, Sylvia Bereknyei Merrell2, Arden Morris1
1General Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; 2School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
62
LESS IS MORE WHEN IT COMES TO HEPATOBILIARY SCINTIGRAPHY FOR GALLBLADDER DYSKINESIA: MILKSHAKES SAVE HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS.
Katelyn Flick*1, Mazhar Soufi1, Christopher A. Sinsabaugh2, Mark Tann2, Cameron Colgate3, Michael G. House1
1General Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN; 2Radiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN; 3Statistics, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
63
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES AND OUTCOMES AFTER DUODENAL SWITCH WITH A MODERATE COMMON CHANNEL LENGTH AND STANDARD ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS: DOES ONE POSE MORE RISK?
Alaa Sada*1, Rolando D. Calderon-Rojas1, Thomas Szabo Yamashita1, Wendy S. Reidt1, Amy E. Glasgow2, Michael L. Kendrick1, Elizabeth B. Habermann2, Travis J. McKenzie1, Todd A. Kellogg1
1Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; 2Surgical Outcomes Program, Robert D And Patricia E Kern Center For The Science Of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
64
EARLY POST-OPERATIVE PAIN AND FATIGUE ARE PREDICTIVE OF MAJOR COMPLICATIONS IN THE FIRST 30 DAYS AFTER SURGERY
Hind Al-Lami1, Cornelius A. Thiels1, Pamela E. Skaran1, Kristine Hanson*2, Juliane Bingener1
1Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; 2Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
65
TREATMENT OF ACUTE CHOLECYSTITIS: DO MEDICAID AND NON-MEDICAID ENROLLED PATIENTS RECEIVE THE SAME CARE?
Amanda Fazzalari*3,1, Natalie Pozzi1, David Alfego2, Nathaniel Erskine2, Gary Tourony2, Jomol Mathew2, Mitchell A. Cahan3, Demetrius Litwin3
1Surgery, Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, CT; 2University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA; 3Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
66
IS BARIATRIC SURGERY SAFE AND EFFECTIVE IN PATIENTS WITH INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE? A MULTI-INSTITUTIONAL EXPERIENCE
Nicholas P. McKenna, Elizabeth B. Habermann, Alaa Sada*, Todd A. Kellogg, Travis J. McKenzie
Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
67
HSA_CIRC_0000234 FUNCTIONS AS A COMPETITIVE ENDOGENOUS RNA TO REGULATE VAMP3 EXPRESSION BY SPONGING MIR-142-3P IN GASTRIC CANCER
Lei Peng*, Guoxin Zhang
Department of Gastroenterology, The First Affiliated Hospital with Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
30
DDW COMBINED CLINICAL SYMPOSIUM: SMALL BOWEL, ABDOMINAL WALL, HERNIA, & COLORECTAL
 
MANAGING IBD IN THE ERA OF BIOLOGICS
Sponsored by: SSAT, AGA
DDW Co-Moderators: Scott A. Strong, Chicago, IL
Gary R. Lichtenstein, Philadelphia, PA
INTRODUCTION
Gary R. Lichtenstein, Philadelphia, PA

MANAGEMENT OF SEVERE ULCERATIVE COLITIS - GI PERSPECTIVE
William Sandborn, San Diego, CA

MANAGEMENT OF SEVERE ULCERATIVE COLITIS - SURGERY PERSPECTIVE
Alessandro Fichera, Chapel Hill, NC

PREOPERATIVE USE OF BIOLOGIC AGENTS - GI PERSPECTIVE
Brian G. Feagan, London, ON

PREOPERATIVE USE OF BIOLOGIC AGENTS - SURGERY PERSPECTIVE
Phillip Fleshner, Los Angeles, CA

TREATMENT OF PERIANAL CROHN'S DISEASE - GI PERSPECTIVE
Edward Loftus, Rochester, MN

TREATMENT OF PERIANAL CROHN'S DISEASE - SURGERY PERSPECTIVE
Amy Lightner, Rochester, MN

Q&A
Scott A. Strong, Chicago, IL
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
28E
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT II
 
Moderators: Collin E. Brathwaite, Mineola, NY
Ron G. Landmann, Jacksonville, FL
3-minute presentation, 3-minute discussion
129
REPURPOSING THE FDA APPROVED DRUG PYRVINIUM PAMOATE TO TARGET HUR IN PANCREATIC DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA
Christopher Schultz1, Teena Dhir*1, Alex Haber1, Wei Jiang1, Saswati N. Chand1, Brown Samantha1, Emanuel Petricoin2, Charles J. Yeo1, Jonathan R. Brody1
1Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA; 2University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
130
JEJUNOSTOMY FEEDING TUBES FOLLOWING COMPLEX FOREGUT/HPB SURGERY: ARE THEY REALLY SUCH A HASSLE?
Conor H. O'Neill*, Robert C. Martin
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
131
"FAILURE TO LIFT" AFTER BOWEL WALL INJECTION OF LARGE SESSILE POLYPS: WHAT IS ITS SIGNIFICANCE AS A PREDICTOR OF INVASIVE CANCER IN PATIENTS WITH AND WITHOUT A HISTORY OF PRIOR SNARE USE.
Dasuni Niyagama Gamage*1, Neil Mitra1, Jaspreet Sandhu2, Vesna Cekic1, Shantha Kumara HMC1, Xiaohong Yan1, Richard L. Whelan1
1Surgery, Mount Sinai West Hospital, New York, NY; 2Surgery, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
132
NOVEL PREOPERATIVE PATIENT-CENTERED SURGICAL WELLNESS PROGRAM IMPACTS LENGTH OF STAY FOLLOWING PANCREATECTOMY
Danielle K. DePeralta*, Mazhar Soufi, katelyn flick, Rachel E. Simpson, Cameron Colgate, Josh Sadowski, Eugene P. Ceppa, Michael G. House, Nicholas J. Zyromski, Attila Nakeeb, William Wooden, E M. Kilbane, Nancy Strange, Kristen Kelley, C. Max Schmidt
Surgery, Indiana University, Boston, MA
133
NATIONAL UNDERUTILIZATION OF MULTIMODALTIY TREATMENT FOR GASTRIC CANCER
Natalie Liu*, Yiwei Xu, Amir A. Rahnemai-Azar, Daniel E. Abbott, Sharon M. Weber, Anne O. Lidor
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
134
ONCOLOGIC OUTCOMES OF SALVAGE ABDOMINOPERINEAL RESECTION FOR ANAL SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA INITIALLY MANAGED WITH CHEMORADIATION.
Felipe F. Quezada*, Kashif Saeed, Iris H. Wei, Jesse Joshua Smith, Garrett Nash, Philip Paty, Jose Guillem, Martin Weiser, Julio Garcia-Aguilar, Emmanouil Pappou
Department of Surgery, Colorectal Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
135
THE EFFECT OF INCOME ON SURGICAL TREATMENT OF COLORECTAL LIVER METASTASES
Naomi M. Sell*, Grace C. Lee, Kenneth K. Tanabe, Cristina R. Ferrone, Motaz Qadan
Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
136
BARIATRIC SURGERY OUTCOMES IN PATIENTS REQUIRING ANTICOAGULATION: AN ANALYSIS OF THE MBSAQIP
Aryan Modasi*, Jerry Dang, Noah Switzer, Daniel W. Birch, Shahzeer Karmali
General Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
137
OUTCOMES FOR CYTOREDUCTIVE SURGERY AND HYPERTHERMIC INTRAPERITONEAL CHEMOTHERAPY IN PATIENTS 65 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT A HIGH VOLUME CENTER IN THE UNITED STATES
Athena Hsu*, Joel Baumgartner, Jula Veerapong, Andrew M. Lowy, Kaitlyn J. Kelly
Surgery, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
138
RANDOMIZED TRIAL BETWEEN HISTIDINE-TRYPTOPHAN-KETOGLUTARATE [HTK] AND INSTITUTE OF GEORGE LOPEZ(IGL-1] PERFUSION SOLUTIONS IN LIVING DONOR LIVER TRANSPLANTATION
Sai T. Vasala*, Puneet Dhar, Sudhindran S, Sudheer OV, Johns S. Mathew
Surgical Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute Of Medical Sciences, Kochi, KErala, India
139
DEMEESTER SCORE AND HISTOPATHOLOGIC FINDINGS ON LOWER ESOPHAGEAL BIOPSY: DO THEY CORRELATE?
Elizabeth Bruenderman*, Matthew Woeste, Joseph T. Miller, Stacy Block, Robert C. Martin, Farid Kehdy
Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
140
ASSESSING THE SOCIETAL COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF PREOPERATIVE OPTIMIZATION FOR COLON CANCER SURGERY
Ira Leeds*, Jonathan Efron, Bashar Safar, Sandy Fang, Fabian M. Johnston
Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
141
ASSESSMENT OF PREOPERATIVE DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF MULTIDETECTOR-ROW COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (MDCT) FOR RESECTABLE BILIARY CANCER: MULTI-INSTITUTIONAL VALIDITY STUDY IN JAPAN
Satoshi Nara*25, Kazuaki Shimada25, Katsuhiko Uesaka1, Masaru Konishi2, Masayuki Ohtsuka3, Satoshi Hirano4, Michiaki Unno5, Hiroaki Yanagimoto6, Tatsuya Nomura7, Naohiro Sata8, Hiroshi Wada9, Etsuro Hatano10, Hirohiko Sakamoto11, Tetsuo Ohta12, Yasuhiro Fujino13, Soichiro Morinaga14, Munenori Tahara15, Yoshiyasu Ambo16, Koji Ohta17, Tsutomu Fujii18, Hirofumi Shirakawa19, Hiroaki Nagano20, Atsushi Miyamoto21, Kazuhisa Takeda22, Keishi Sugimachi23, Junji Furuse24
1Shizuoka Cancer Center Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan; 2National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan; 3Department of General Surgery, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan; 4Department of Gastroenterological Surgery II, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan; 5Division of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan; 6Department of Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata, Japan; 7Department of Surgery, Niigata Cancer Centre Hospital, Niigata, Japan; 8Department of Surgery, Jichi Medical University, Shimono, Japan; 9Department of Surgery, Osaka International Cancer Institute, Osaka, Japan; 10Department of Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan; 11Saitama Cancer Center Hospital, Saitama, Japan; 12Department of Gastroenterologic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan; 13Hyogo Prefectural Cancer Center, Akashi, Japan; 14Department of Hepato-Biliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Kanagawa Cancer Center, Yokohama, Japan; 15Sapporo Kosei Hospital, Sapporo, Japan; 16Teine Keijinkai Hospital, Sapporo, Japan; 17Shikoku Cancer Center, Matsuyama, Japan; 18Department of Surgery and Science, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan; 19Tochigi Cancer Center, Utsunomiya, Japan; 20Division of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery and liver transplantation, Yamaguchi University Hospital, Yamaguchi, Japan; 21National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital, Osaka, Japan; 22Yokohama City University Medical Center, Yokohama, Japan; 23Kyushu Cancer Center, Fukuoka, Japan; 24Department of Medical Oncology, Kyorin University, Mitaka, Japan; 25Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
142
19-YEAR PROCEDURAL TRENDS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF GASTROPARESIS IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK
Kelly Ieong*1, Talar Tatarian4, Lizhou Nie2, Jie Yang3, Konstantinos Spaniolas4, Aurora D. Pryor4
1Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY; 2Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY; 3Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY; 4Division of Bariatric, Foregut and Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY
143
THE ROLE OF A FUNCTIONAL LUMEN IMAGING PROBE AS A PART OF THE COMPREHENSIVE ESOPHAGEAL WORKUP PRIOR TO ANTIREFLUX SURGERY
Bailey Su*1,2, Zachary M. Callahan2, Stephanie M. Novak2, Kristine Kuchta2, Michael Ujiki2
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2NorthShore University Health System, Evanston, IL
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Hall H
Ticketed Session HANDS-ON SESSION: SMALL BOWEL, ABDOMINAL WALL, HERNIA, & COLORECTAL A
CANCELLED
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Hall H
Ticketed Session HANDS-ON SESSION: ESOPHAGUS, GASTRIC, BARIATRIC, & METABOLIC A
 
GASTRIC PERORAL ENDOSCOPIC MYOTOMY (G-POEM)
Session Director: Michael B. Ujiki, Evanston, IL

FACULTY
Byron Fernando Santos, Lebanon, NH
Steve Leeds, Dallas, TX
Eric Pauli, Hershey, PA
Paul Severson, Crosby, MN
Lee Swanstrom, Portland, OR
Marc Ward, Dallas, TX

Join national experts for a half day course to evaluate the learners’ technical ability in a unique “into the fire” approach to demonstrate the endoscopic technique to pyloromyotomy. Learners will then be able to practice in simulated real tissue models with expert mentoring.
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Sails Pavilion
DDW ROUNDTABLE-WITH-THE-EXPERTS: BASIC SCIENCE
 
Moderator: Kerry Bolton, Washington, DC
BASIC SCIENCE (SSAT)
David B. Stewart, Tucson, AZ

BASIC SCIENCE (ASGE)
Kenneth K. Wang, Rochester, MN

BASIC SCIENCE (AASLD)
Harmeet Malhi, Rochester, MN

BASIC SCIENCE (AGA)
Jason Mills, St. Louis, MO
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
28AB
QUICK SHOT SESSION: GI TRACT III
 
Moderators: Jonathan F. Critchlow, Boston, MA
Jason Sicklick, San Diego, CA
3-minute presentation, 3-minute discussion
181
COMPARING ANALGESIC EFFICACY IN ERAS PATHWAY PATIENTS- EPIDURAL CATHETER VS TRANSVERSE ABDOMINIS PLANE CATHETER
Justin T. Van Backer*1, Robert Brookover1, David Miller2, Peter Andriakos2, Igor Galay2, Farzana Afroze2, Kim Williams3, Brian T. Valerian1, Edward Lee1
1Surgery, Albany Medical Center, Loudonville, NY; 2Anesthesia, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY; 3Quality Management, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
182
CONCURRENT JEJUNOSTOMY AT THE TIME OF ESOPHAGECTOMY IS ASSOCIATED WITH IMPROVED SHORT TERM PERIOPERATIVE OUTCOMES: ANALYSIS OF THE NSQIP DATABASE
Michael Watson1, Sally J. Trufan2, Nicole Gower1, Lauren A. Jeck1, Benjamin M. Motz*1, Joshua S. Hill1, Jonathan Salo1
1Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgey, Levine Cancer Institute, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC; 2Department of Biostatistics, Levine Cancer Institute, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
183
GASTROINTESTINAL CANCER INCIDENCE AND TRENDS IN UNITED STATES RURAL AND URBAN POPULATIONS
Skyler Taylor1,2, Amir A. Khan*1, Whitney Zahnd2,3, Sabha Ganai1,2
1Department of Surgery, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL; 2Population Science and Policy, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL; 3University of South Carolina Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC
184
CLINICAL IMPACT OF MUSCLE QUANTITY AND QUALITY IN COLORECTAL CANCER PATIENTS: A PROPENSITY SCORE MATCHING ANALYSIS
Yukina Kusunoki*, Yuji Toiyama, Yoshinaga Okugawa, Akira Yamamoto, Kurando Kusunoki, Yusuke Omura, Chengzeng Yin, Shozo Ide, Takahito Kitajima, Hiroyuki Fujikawa, Hiromi Yasuda, Junichiro Hiro, Shigeyuki Yoshiyama, Masaki Ohi, Toshimitsu Araki, Masato Kusunoki
Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
185
TRANSDIAPHRAGMATIC PRESSURE GRADIENT (TPG) HAS A CENTRAL ROLE IN THE PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GERD) IN THE OBESE AND IT CORRELATES WITH ABDOMINAL CIRCUMFERENCE BUT NOT WITH BODY MASS INDEX (BMI)
Leonardo M. Del Grande1, Fernando A. M. Herbella*1, Rafael C. Katayama1, William G. Lima1, Marco G. Patti2
1Department of Surgery, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo - SP, Sao Paulo, Brazil; 2Department of Surgery and Medicine, University of North Carolina @ Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
186
PERSISTENT OPIOID USE AFTER CURATIVE-INTENT HEPATECTOMY FOR NEOPLASTIC DISEASE
Tracey Pu*1, Richard A. Erali1, Michael Share1, Gregory B. Russell2, Clancy J. Clark1, Edward Levine1, Perry Shen1
1Department of Surgical Oncology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; 2Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
187
USING A FUNCTIONAL LUMEN IMAGING PROBE TO EVALUATE ADEQUACY OF INTERVENTION AND PREDICT PATIENT OUTCOMES IN THE SURGICAL TREATMENT OF ACHALASIA
Bailey Su*1,2, Zachary M. Callahan2, Stephanie M. Novak2, Kristine Kuchta2, JoAnn Carbray2, Michael Ujiki2
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2General Surgery, Northshore University HealthSystem, Evanston, IL
188
INCREASING SURGEON FLEXIBLE ENDOSCOPY UTILIZATION: A RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW OF TEN YEARS OF FELLOW CASE NUMBERS
David Morrell*1, Cheyenne C. Sonntag1, Amber Schilling1, Jose M. Martinez3, Jeffrey M. Marks2, Eric Pauli1
1Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA; 2Surgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, OH; 3University of Miami Health System, Miami, FL
189
TECHNICAL SUCCESS IS THE SOLE PREDICTOR OF SUCCESSFUL ENDOSCOPIC CLOSURE OF POST-SURGICAL GASTROINTESTINAL LEAKS: A MULTICENTER NORTH AMERICAN COHORT
Antonio R. Cheesman*1, Habeeb Salameh1, GAURAV KAKKED1, Rebekah E. Dixon1, Daniel J. Stein2, Tyler M. Berzin2, Prashant Kedia3, Jose Nieto4, Abdulhameed M. Al-Sabban5, Kristen Koller5, Vivek Kumbhari5, Christopher J. DiMaio1, Satish Nagula1, Nikhil A. Kumta1
1Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY; 2BIDMC/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 3Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX; 4Borland Groover Clinic, Jacksonville, FL; 5Sibley Memorial Hospital - Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD
190
THE INCIDENCE AND IMPACT OF INCIDENTAL POLYPS FOUND AT THE TIME OF EVALUATION FOR ESD/EMR OF A KNOWN LARGE SESSILE BENIGN POLYP.
Dasuni Niyagama Gamage*1, Neil Mitra1, Jaspreet Sandhu2, Tianyi Lu1, Vesna Cekic1, Shantha Kumara HMC1, Xiaohong Yan1, Richard L. Whelan1
1Surgery, Mount Sinai West Hospital, New York, NY; 2Surgery, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
191
OUTCOMES AND PREDICTORS OF OF MORBIDITY FOLLOWING SURGICAL DRAINAGE OF PANCREATIC PSEUDOCYSTS
Sean Neifert*, Jeanie Gribben, Nicole Ilonzo, I. Michael Leitman
Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
192
SIMULTANEOUS LAPAROSCOPIC PYLOROPLASTY AND GASTRIC STIMULATOR INSERTION IS AN EFFECTIVE PALLIATIVE OPTION FOR TREATMENT OF MEDICALLY REFRACTORY GASTROPARESIS
Daniel A. Barrera*1, Aishwarya Rajagopal4, Ahmed M. Zihni2,3, Ashwin A. Kurian2
1Centura Health St. Anthony Hospital, Denver, CO; 2SurgOne Foregut Institute, Denver, CO; 3The Oregon Clinic, Portland, OR; 4University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
193
ACCELERATION OF POSTOPERATIVE RECOVERY WITH BRIEF INTRAOPERATIVE VAGAL NERVE STIMULATION MEDIATED VIA THE AUTONOMIC MECHANISM
Alimujiang Maisiyiti*1,2, Yan Meng1,3, Xue Lin1,4, Yiling Zhang1,5, Payam Gharibani1, Jiande Chen1
1Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; 2Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery, hernias and abdominal wall surgery, People's Hospital of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Urumqi, China; 3Department of Gastroenterology, Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China; 4Department of Gastroenterology, College of Integrative Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital of Dalian Medical University, Dalian, China; 5School of Life Science, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China
194
PRE-OPERATIVE SARCOPENIA PREDICTS LOW ISLET CELL YIELD FOLLOWING TOTAL PANCREATECTOMY WITH ISLET AUTOTRANSPLANTATION (TPIAT) FOR CHRONIC PANCREATITIS (CP)
Guru Trikudanathan*1, Ghislaine Feussom1, Levi Teigen1, Satish Munigala2, Ahmed Dirweesh1, Melena Bellin1
1University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; 2Washington University, St Louis, MO
195
COMPARISON OF SHORT- AND LONG-TERM OUTCOMES BETWEEN ANATOMICAL SUBTYPES OF RESECTED BILIARY TRACT CANCER IN A WESTERN HIGH-VOLUME CENTER
Eva Roos, Marin Strijker*, Lotte C. Franken, Olivier R. Busch, Jeanin E. Van Hooft, Heinz-Josef Klümpen, Hanneke van Laarhoven, Johanna Wilmink, Joanne Verheij, Thomas M. van Gulik, Marc Besselink
Amsterdam UMC, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
28E
VIDEO SESSION: GI TRACT
 
Moderator: Stephen W. Behrman, Memphis, TN
10-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion
196
TOTALLY ROBOTIC IVOR-LEWIS ESOPHAGECTOMY WITH INTRATHORACIC ROBOT-SEWN ANASTOMOSIS FOR CARDIO-ESOPHAGEAL CANCER WITH THE DA VINCI XI
Cigdem Benlice*1, Ahmet Demirkaya2, Afag Aghayeva1, Bilgi Baca1, Ismail Hamzaoglu1, Tayfun Karahasanoglu1
1General Surgery, Acibadem University, Istanbul, Turkey; 2Thoracic Surgery, Acibadem University, Istanbul, Turkey
197
ROBOTIC TRANS-DUODENAL AMPULLECTOMY WITH RECONSTRUCTION
Gabrielle E. Cervoni*, Tori H. Singer, Corinne DeCicco, Jonathan F. Critchlow, Tara S. Kent, A. J. Moser
Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Jamaica Plain, MA
198
LAPAROSCOPIC MEDIAN ARCUATE LIGAMENT RELEASE FOR CELIAC ARTERY COMPRESSION SYNDROME
Brian R. Davis*, Benjamin Clapp, Richard W. McCallum
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center E, El Paso, TX
199
ROBOTIC REPEAT RIGHT HEPATECTOMY FOR COLORECTAL LIVER METASTASIS
Marcel Autran Machado*1, Fabio F. Makdissi2, Rodrigo C. Surjan1, Tiago Basseres3, Marcel C C. Machado1
1Surgery, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; 2Gastroenterology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; 3Surgery, Hospital Nove de Julho, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
200
GASTRIC PERFORATION SECONDARY TO INTRAGASTRIC BALLOON
Joshua P. Landreneau*1, Juan S. Barajas-Gamboa2, Carlos Abril2, Ricard Corcelles2, Matthew Kroh2,1
1General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, University Heights, OH; 2Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hall H
Ticketed Session HANDS-ON SESSION: SMALL BOWEL, ABDOMINAL WALL, HERNIA, & COLORECTAL B
CANCELLED
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
28AB
RESIDENTS & FELLOWS NETWORKING BREAK
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
28E
INTERNATIONAL PANEL PART I
 
NEW CHALLENGES IN DIGESTIVE TRACT SURGERY WORLDWIDE
Moderators: Waddah B. Al-Refaie, Washington, D.C.
Sean P. Cleary, Rochester, MN

HOW TO MANAGE A PERFECT BALANCE BETWEEN WORKLOAD AND WELL BEING
Sachiyo Nomura, Tokyo, Japan

HOW TO ADDRESS THREATS AND CHALLENGES AND SAVE ACADEMIC GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY?
Alberto R. Ferreres, Buenos Aires, Argentina

THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY
Robin S. McLeod, Toronto, ON, Canada

SURGEONS' BURNOUT: HOW TO PREVENT, HOW TO MANAGE, AND HOW TO CORRECT?
Bruno Zilberstein, Sao Paulo, Brazil

THE IMPAIRED SURGEON: THE ROLE OF PREVENTION AND REHABILITATION
Julio M. Mayol, Madrid, Spain

PREPARING FOR RETIREMENT: HOW TO ACHIEVE SUCCESS AT THE END OF THE PROFESSIONAL CAREER?
Christopher Ellison, Columbus, OH

PANEL AND AUDIENCE DISCUSSION
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
28CD
QUICK SHOT SESSION: ESOPHAGUS, GASTRIC, BARIATRIC, & METABOLIC I
 
Moderators: Anthony Vine, New York, NY
Jayleen Grams, Birmingham, AL
3-minute presentation, 3-minute discussion
216
HIGH RESOLUTION MANOMETRY CHANGES IN PATIENTS WITH ACHALASIA AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC HELLER MYOTOMY WITH PARTIAL FUNDOPLICATION
Emmanuel Contreras Jiménez*2, Enrique Coss-Adame1, Miguel A. Valdovinos1, Janette Furuzawa-Carballeda1, Sofia Narvaez-Chavez1, Hector Olvera-Prado1, Jose Peralta-Figueroa1, Gonzalo Torres-Villalobos2
1National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubiran, Mexico City, Mexico; 2Surgery Division, National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubiran, Mexico City, Mexico
217
CHARACTERISTICS AND SURVIVAL OF GASTRIC CANCER PATIENTS WITH PATHOLOGICAL COMPLETE RESPONSE
Alexander P. Stark*1, Naruhiko Ikoma1, Yi-Ju Chiang1, Jeannelyn Estrella2, Prajnan Das3, Bruce D. Minsky4, Mariela Blum4, Paul Mansfield1, Brian Badgwell1
1Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; 2Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; 3Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; 4Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
218
LAPAROSCOPIC GASTROPEXY FOR LARGE PARAESOPHAGEAL HERNIA IN THE ELDERLY
Andrew D. Newton*, Julie Clanahan, David A. Herbst, Daniel T. Dempsey
Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
219
ASSESSMENT OF HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE AND DIGESTIVE SYMPTOMS IN LONG TERM, DISEASE FREE SURVIVORS FOLLOWING ESOPHAGECTOMY
Fredrik Klevebro*1, Piers R. Boshier2, K V. Savva2, Annabelle Waller2, Lory Hage2, George Hanna2, Donald Low1
1Thoracic surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA; 2Dep. of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
220
OUTCOME PREDICTOR SCORE FOR MULTIVISCERAL RESECTION IN T4 GASTRIC CANCER
André R. Dias2, Marina A. Pereira2, Marcus F. Ramos2, Bruno Zilberstein1, Ivan Cecconello1, Ulysses Ribeiro*2,1
1Gastroenterology, University of Săo Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil; 2Gastroenterology, Sao Paulo State Casncer Institute - University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, ICESP-HCFMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
221
ESOPHAGEAL ADENOCARCINOMA MICROENVIRONMENT: CD34 EXPRESSION IN PERITUMORAL ADIPOSE TISSUE IS ASSOCIATED WITH TUMOR NECROSIS AND IMPAIRED IMMUNE RESPONSE WITHIN THE TUMOR, AND IS DECREASED BY NEOADJUVANT TREATMENT
Elisabetta Trevellin*1, Amedeo Carraro2, Matteo Fassan3, Andromachi Kotsafti4, Matteo Cagol4, Luca Maria Saadeh4, Melania Scarpa4, Francesco Cavallin4, Umberto Tedeschi2, Massimo Rugge3, Roberto Vettor1, Marco Scarpa5
1Department of Medicine - Endocrine Metabolic Laboratory, University of Padova, Padova, Italy; 2Department of General Surgery and Odontoiatrics, University of Verona, Verona, Italy; 3Department of Medicine - Surgical Pathology & Cytopathology Unit, University of Padova, Padova, Italy; 4Laboratory of Advanced Traslational Research, Veneto Institute of Oncology (IOV-IRCCS), Padova, Italy; 5General Surgery Unit, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy
222
MAGNETIC SPHINCTER AUGMENTATION IN MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH LARYNGOPHARYNGEAL REFLUX (LPR) AND PREDICTORS OF FAVORABLE OUTCOME
Shahin Ayazi*, Kristy Chovanec, Ping Zheng, Ali H. Zaidi, Ashten N. Omstead, Adam Alleyne, Kirsten Newhams, Tameka Scott, Jonathan Levy, Toshitaka Hoppo, Blair A. Jobe
Esophageal and Lung Institute, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA
223
ESOPHAGECTOMY WITH ENHANCED RECOVERY IS SAFE AND EFFECTIVE FOR THE ELDERLY
Christopher Hadjittofi*, Pedro Serralheiro, Hugh Warren, Edward Cheong, Michael P. Lewis, Bhaskar Kumar
Upper GI Surgery, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, United Kingdom
224
GASTROJEJUNAL ANASTOMOTIC STENOSIS: A TIME TO RE-INTERVENTION ANALYSIS COMPARING AXIOS STENT PLACEMENT TO GOLD-STANDARD BALLOON DILATION
Kelly Hathorn*1, Thomas J. Wang2, Pichamol Jirapinyo1, Jamila Wynter1, Ahmad Najdat Bazarbashi1, Thomas R. McCarty1, Marvin Ryou1, Christopher C. Thompson1
1Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Massachusett General Hospital, Boston, MA
225
MANAGING REFLUX AFTER BARIATRIC SURGERY: CONVERSION OF SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY TO GASTRIC BYPASS
Laura Mazer*, Scott A. Cunneen, Daniel Shouhed, Edward H. Phillips, Miguel Burch
Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, West Hollywood, CA
226
SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS ALONE DOES NOT ENTIRELY EXPLAIN UNDERUSE OF HIGH-VOLUME CENTERS BY MINORITIES UNDERGOING ESOPHAGECTOMY
Tamar B. Nobel*1,2, Michael Curry1, David R. Jones1, Daniela Molena1
1Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; 2Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
227
INSULIN CESSATION FOLLOWING LAPAROSCOPIC ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS VERSUS GASTRECTOMY
Keyvan Heshmati*, Jacqueline Hogan, Paul Sheils, Eric G. Sheu, Ali Tavakkoli
Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
228
LYMPH NODE METASTASIS IN EARLY ESOPHAGEAL SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA
Sophie L. Brigstocke*, Vaishali Patel, Saurabh Chawla, Parit Mekaroonkamol, Steven Keilin, Qiang Cai, Field F. Willingham
Digestive Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
229
CLINICAL OUTCOMES 4 YEARS AFTER POEM FOR TREATMENT OF ACHALASIA
Ryan J. Campagna*1, Arturo Cirera1, Joseph Triggs2, Ezra N. Teitelbaum1, Dustin Carlson2, John E. Pandolfino2, Eric S. Hungness1
1Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL; 2Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
230
POTENTIAL OF INTRAOPERATIVE WRAP PRESSURE VOLUME CURVE DETERMINATION IN PREDICTING POST-FUNCOPLICATION DYSPHAGIA: A PRELIMINARY REPORT
Kenan Ulualp*, Patrick Sanvanson, Karlo Kovacic, Francis O. Edeani, Mark Kern, Reza Shaker, Jon Gould
Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Mem Lutheran Hosp, Milwaukee, WI
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
28AB
RESIDENTS & FELLOWS WORKSHOP (NON-CME)
 
CAREERS AND FELLOWSHIPS IN GI SURGERY
Surgical residents can obtain information about programs and career options that will help them decide which fellowship is the best fit.
Moderators: Adham Saad, Tampa, FL
Heather Lillemoe, Houston, TX

FELLOWSHIPS 101: SSO/AHPBA
John C. McAuliffe, New York, NY
Thomas A. Aloia, Houston, TX

FELLOWSHIPS 101: SAGES/ASMBS
Christopher G. Ducoin, New Orleans, LA
Elan R. Witkowski, Boston, MA

FELLOWSHIPS 101: ASCRS
Heather Yeo, New York, NY
Jamie Cannon, Birmingham, AL
Jennifer S. Beaty, Omaha, NE

FINDING YOUR FIRST JOB IN GI SURGERY
Motaz Qadan, Boston, MA
Ruchir Puri, Jacksonville, FL

FELLOWSHIP "INSIDER'S VIEW" - ADVICE FROM CURRENT FELLOWS
Christopher P. Scally, Houston, TX
Christy Cauley, Boston, MA
Carla Holcomb, Birmingham, AL

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