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55th Annual Meeting
SOCIETY FOR SURGERY OF THE ALIMENTARY TRACT
May 2 – 6, 2014
McCormick Place – Chicago, Illinois
during Digestive Disease Week®


Final Program

All rooms at McCormick Place unless otherwise indicated.

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Ticketed Session indicates a ticketed session requiring a separate registration and fee.
CME with self-assessment indicates a session offering CME with self-assessment.
Video presentation scheduled during a Plenary Session indicates a video presentation scheduled during a Plenary Session
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only indicates a Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only.
Monday, May 5, 2014
6:30 AM - 7:45 AM Ticketed Session BREAKFAST WITH THE EXPERTS

S104A
Surgical Options and Solutions for the Treatment of Chronic Pancreatitis
*Cancelled due to low registration numbers

S104B
TRICKS, TIPS, AND TIMING FOR THE DIFFICULT CHOLECYSTECTOMY

Faculty
Sp525 Benjamin Poulose, Nashville, TN
Sp526 Nathaniel J. Soper, Chicago, IL

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
S504BCD
VIDEO SESSION II: BREAKFAST AT THE MOVIES
Moderators: James P. Dolan, Portland, OR
Kyle A. Perry, Columbus, OH

10-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion
526 Robotic-Assisted Partial Right Hepatectomy with Use of a Transthoracic Port
Shirin Sabbaghian*1,2, David Bartlett2, Allan Tsung2
1Surgery, Lexington Medical Center, W. Columbia, SC; 2Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
527 Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Cholecystectomy
Sharona B. Ross*, TY a. Bowman, Alexander S. Rosemurgy
General Surgery, Florida Hospital Tampa, Tampa, FL
528 Hybrid Push-Pull Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Full-Thickness Resection for the Minimally Invasive Management of Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
Paul T. Reynolds*1, Melinda M. Lewis2, Andrew S. Ross3, Shishir K. Maithel4, Flavio G. Rocha5, Field F. Willingham1
1Medicine, Division of Digestive Diseases, Emory University, Atlanta, GA; 2Pathology, Division of Cytology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA; 3Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA; 4Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA; 5Surgery, Section of General, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA
529 Laparoscopic Repair of Iatrogenic Diaphragmatic Hernia After Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Albert Huang*, Brian J. Dunkin, Victor T. Wilcox
Surgery, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
530 Robotic Heller Myotomy and Dor Fundoplication with Real-Time Functional Lumen Imaging Probe
Hassanain Jassim*, Jon Gould
Minimally Invasive General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
531 Laparoscopic Duodenojejunostomy for Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome
Hugh G. Auchincloss*, Peter J. Fagenholz, Ozanan Meireles
Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
532 Turnbull-Cutait Pull Through for Recto-Vaginal Fistula
Joseph Garvin*, Jean Ashburn, Feza H. Remzi
Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
533 Arterial Approach Distal Pancreatectomy
Yi Miao*
Department of General Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
S504A
CME with self-assessment SSAT PUBLIC POLICY AND ADVOCACY COMMITTEE PANEL
THE 2014 NATIONAL DEBATE: EXPECTED AND UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT
Moderators: Clancy J. Clark, Winston-Salem, NC
Marek Rudnicki, Chicago, IL

Impact on Patients and Society

Frame the Issue

Positive Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Patients and Society
Sp578 Lee B. Sacks, Downers Grove, IL

Negative Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Patients and Society
Sp577 John H. Armstrong, Tallahassee, FL

Panel and Audience Discussion

IMPACT ON SURGEONS

Frame the Issue

Positive Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Surgeons
Sp579 Stuart G. Marcus, Bridgeport, CT

Negative Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Surgeons
Sp580 A. James Moser, Boston, MA

Panel and Audience Discussion

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
S501
CME with self-assessment SSAT/AHPBA SYMPOSIUM
CURRENT TREATMENT STRATEGIES FOR HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA
Moderators: Syed A. Ahmad, Cincinnati, OH
William C. Chapman, St. Louis, MO

Surgical Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Candidate Selection
Sp581 Bryan Clary, Durham, NC

Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: What Are the Limits?
Sp582 Christopher Anderson, Jackson, MS

Interventional Oncologic Therapies for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Sp583 Daniel B. Brown, Nashville, TN

Systemic Therapy Considerations for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Sp584 Benjamin R. Tan, Jr., St. Louis, MO

Panel and Audience Discussion

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
S504BCD
CME with self-assessment CLINICAL WARD ROUNDS I
PERSONALIZED TREATMENT OF SYNCHRONOUS COLORECTAL LIVER METASTASES AND LOCALLY ADVANCED RECTAL CANCER
Moderators: Robert C.G. Martin, Louisville, KY
Paul E. Wise, St. Louis, MO

Panelists
Sp606 Alan J. Herline, Nashville, TN
Sp607 D. Rohan Jeyarajah, Dallas, TX

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
S504A
PLENARY SESSION V
Moderators: Steven R. DeMeester, Los Angeles, CA
Piero Marco Fisichella, Maywood, IL

10-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion
617 More Art Than Science: Impedance Analysis Prone to Interpretation Error
Thomas Ciecierega*2, Benjamin L. Gordon1, Anna Aronova1, Carl V. Crawford3, Rasa Zarnegar1
1Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College/New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY; 2Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College/New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY;3Gastroenterology, Weill Cornell Medical College/New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
Video presentation scheduled during a Plenary Session 618 Laparoscopic Revision Fundoplication of Transoral Fundoplication
Reginald Bell*
SurgOne Foregut Institute, Englewood, CO
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only 619 The Significance of Signet Ring Cell Histology in Early Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Stephanie G. Worrell*, Steven R. Demeester, Joseph D. Dixon, Christina L. Greene, Daniel S. OH, Jeffrey a. Hagen
Keck School of Medicine of Univeristy of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
620 End of the Road for a Dysfunctional End-Organ: Gastrectomy for Refractory Gastroparesis
Neil Bhayani*1,2, Ahmed M. Sharata2, Christy M. Dunst2, Ashwin a. Kurian2, Kevin M. Reavis2, Lee L. Swanstrom2
1Providence Cancer Center, Portland, OR; 2Gastrointestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Oregon Clinic, Portland, OR
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
S502
QUICK SHOTS SESSION II
Moderators: Yun Shin Chun, Minneapolis, MN
Uretz J. Oliphant, Urbana, IL

3-minute presentation, 3-minute discussion
621 Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Is Required for Induction of Apoptosis by the Flavonoid Chrysin in Colon Tumor Cells
Sean Ronnekleiv-Kelly*, Manabu Nukaya, Patrick Carney, Gregory D. Kennedy
Surgery, Univ of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
622 Normalization of Carcinoembryonic Antigen Levels Post-Neoadjuvant Therapy Is a Strong Predictor of Pathologic Complete Response in Rectal Cancer
Ariella Kleiman*1, Nancy Morin1, Philip H. Gordon1, TE Vuong2, Abbas Kezouh3, Julio Faria1, Gabriela Ghitulescu1, Marylise Boutros1
1Surgery, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC; 2Radiation oncology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC; 3Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC
623 Visceral Adipose Tissue Changes After Surgery in Colorectal Cancer Patients May Have Prognostic Implications
Eun Kyung Choe*1,2, Heung-Kwon OH2, Sang Hui Moon2, Seung-Bum Ryoo2, Kyu Joo Park2
1Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital Healthcare System Gangnam Center, seoul, Republic of Korea; 2Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
624 Implementation of Best Practices in Colorectal Surgery at a Safety Net Hospital: Facilitators and Barriers
Zeinab Alawadi*1,2, Uma Phatak1,2, Isabel Leal1, Burzeen E. Karanjawala1, Stefanos G. Millas1,2, Julie Holihan1, Tien C. Ko1, Lillian Kao1,2
1University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX; 2Center for Surgical Trials & Evidence-based Practice, Houston, TX
625 The Surgical Care Survey Is an Accurate Measure of Patient Satisfaction Across Surgical Care Domains
Ryan K. Schmocker*, Linda Cherney Stafford, Alexander Siy, Glen Leverson, Emily Winslow
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
626 A Randomised, Single-Blinded Trial Assessing the Effect of a Two Week Preoperative Very Low Calorie Diet on Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Procedure in Obese Patients
Nicholas Burr*, Katherine Burnand, Rajiv Lahiri, John M. Bennett, Michael P. Lewis
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Norfolk and Norwich University hospital, Norwich, United Kingdom
627 The Treatment and Revised Classification of Gallbladder Perforation in Acute Cholecystitis: The Importance of Intrahepatic and Abdominal Abscess Formation
Lygia Stewart*1, Gary Jarvis2, J. Mcleod Griffiss2
1UCSF / SF V AMC, San Francisco, CA; 2Infectious Disease, UCSF / SF VAMC, San Francisco, CA
628 Thoracolaparoscopic Dissection of Lymph Nodes Involved in the Drainage of the Esophagus Is Feasible and Safe in Human Cadavers and Swine
Hannah T. KüNzli*1,2, Mark I. Van Berge Henegouwen3, Suzanne S. Gisbertz3, Marinus J. Wiezer4, Cees a. Seldenrijk5, Jacques J. Bergman2, Bas L. Weusten1,2
1Gastroenterology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, Netherlands; 2Gastroenterology, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands; 3Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands; 4Surgery, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, Netherlands; 5Pathology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, Netherlands
629 Prognostic Value of Histological Tumor Regression After Neoadjuvant/Perioperative Treatment of Esophageal Cancer
Frank Makowiec*1, Jens Hoeppner1, Torben Glatz1, Hannes P. Neeff1, Ulrich T. Hopt1, Peter Bronsert2
1Dept. of Surgery, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; 2Institute of Pathology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
630 Survival Implications of Non-Regional Lymph Node Involvement on Staging PET/CT for Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Michal J. Lada*, Michelle S. Han, Andreas Tschoner, Christian G. Peyre, Carolyn E. Jones, Thomas J. Watson, Jeffrey H. Peters
Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
S501
VIDEO SESSION III
Moderators: Ozanan R. Meireles, Boston, MA
John Migaly, Durham, NC

10-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion
631 Robotic Liver Resection Segments V, VI, & VII
Sharona B. Ross*, TY a. Bowman, Thomas W. Wood, Alexander S. Rosemurgy
General Surgery, Florida Hospital Tampa, Tampa, FL
632 Stepwise Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy Procedure with Demonstration of the Critical View During the Myotomy
Ozanan R. Meireles, David W. Rattner, Smita Sihag*
Surgery, Harvard / MGH, Boston, MA
633 The Role of the Robot in Robotic Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer
Cristina Harnsberger*, Ryan C. Broderick, Catherine Beck, Kaitlyn J. Kelly, Santiago Horgan
UCSD, San Diego, CA
634 Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Central Pancreatectomy with Roux-en-Y Pancreaticojejunostomy for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
Alfredo D. Guerron*, John H. Rodriguez, Kevin M. El-Hayek, Matthew Walsh
General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
S103
DDW COMBINED CLINICAL SYMPOSIUM (AGA-Accredited)
SEVERE COLITIS: MORE MEDICINES OR TIME FOR SURGERY?
Sponsored by: AGA, SSAT
Moderators: Amar R. Deshpande, Miami, FL
Najjia N. Mahmoud, Philadelphia, PA
John H. Pemberton, Rochester, MN

Anti-TNF Therapy Versus Cyclosporine in the Steroid-Refractory Patient
Sp608 Jean Frederic Colombel, New York, NY

J-Pouch Surgery: Technique and Timing
Sp609 John H. Pemberton, Rochester, MN

Minimizing Risk in the Pre- and Post-Operative Period
Sp610 Gilaad Kaplan, Calgary, AB

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
S504BCD
MAJA AND FRANK G. MOODY STATE-OF-THE-ART LECTURE
Microbes Not Technique Cause Anastomotic Leak: Revisiting a 60-Year-Old Hypothesis
John C. Alverdy, Chicago, IL
11:00 PM - 11:45 PM
South Hall
Ticketed Session POSTER TOUR B: ESOPHAGEAL (non-CME)
Moderators: James P. Dolan, Portland, OR
Steven R. DeMeester, Los Angeles, CA

Ticketed session with complimentary but limited registration.
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
South Hall
POSTER SESSION II (non-CME)
Authors available at their posters to answer questions 12 PM - 2 PM; posters on display 8 AM - 5 PM.
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
S106B
Ticketed Session MEET-THE-PROFESSOR LUNCHEON

WRITERS WORKSHOP 1: TIPS AND PITFALLS IN WRITING AND EDITING YOUR MANUSCRIPT

Faculty
Sp675 Michael G. Sarr, Rochester, MN
Sp676 Jennifer F. Tseng, Boston, MA

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
S501
CME with self-assessment CONTROVERSIES IN GI SURGERY B
DEBATE 3: MANAGEMENT OF SMALL DUCT CHRONIC PANCREATITIS: MEDICAL VS. SURGICAL MANAGEMENT
Moderator: David B. Adams, Charleston, SC

Frame the Issue
Sp748 David B. Adams, Charleston, SC

Small Duct Chronic Pancreatits Should Be Managed Surgically
Sp749 Syed A. Ahmad, Cincinnati, OH

Small Duct Chronic Pancreatits Should Be Managed Medically
Sp750 William H. Nealon, Nashville, TN

Panel and Audience Discussion

DEBATE 4: PARAESOPHAGEAL HERNIAS: MESH VS. NO MESH REPAIR
Moderator: Marco G. Patti, Chicago, IL

Frame the Issue
Sp751 Marco G. Patti, Chicago, IL

Mesh Is a Useful Adjunct in Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Sp752 Constantine T. Frantzides, Skokie, IL

Mesh Should Never Be Used in Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Sp753 C. Daniel Smith, Jacksonville, FL

Panel and Audience Discussion

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
S103
DDW COMBINED CLINICAL SYMPOSIUM
PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF POSTSURGICAL BILE LEAKS
Sponsored by: SSAT, ASGE, AGA
Moderators: Thomas A. Aloia, Houston, TX
Christina R. Ferrone, Boston, MA
Richard A. Kozarek, Seattle, WA

Incidence, Risk Factors, and Consequences of Postsurgical Bile Leaks
Sp687 Scott Helton, Seattle, WA

Interventional Radiology Techniques for Identification and Rescue of Postsurgical Bile Leaks
Sp688 Mehran Fotoohi, Seattle, WA

Interventional Endoscopy Techniques for Identification and Rescue of Postsurgical Bile Leaks
Sp689 David G. Forcione, Boston, MA

Preventative Strategies for Avoiding Postsurgical Bile Leaks
Sp690 Thomas A. Aloia, Houston, TX

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
S504A
PLENARY SESSION VI
Moderators: Sumeet K. Mittal, Omaha, NE
Vic Velanovich, Tampa, FL

10-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only 745 Do Adverse Childhood Experiences Affect Surgical Weight Loss Outcomes?
Nayna a. Lodhia*, Ulysses S. Rosas, Michelle Moore, John M. Morton
Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only 746 The Effect of Concurrent Esophageal Pathology on Bariatric Surgical Planning
Daniel Davila Bradley*1, Brian E. Louie1, Ralph W. Aye1, Ross Mcmahon2, Judy Chen2, Alexander S. Farivar1
1Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery Clinic, Swedish Cancer Institute, Seattle, WA; 2Swedish Weight Loss Services, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only 747 The Durability of Endoscopic Therapy for Treatment of Barrett's Metaplasia, Dysplasia and Mucosal Cancer After Nissen Fundoplication
Corey Johnson*1, Brian E. Louie1, Christy M. Dunst2, Steven R. Demeester3, Michal J. Lada5, Jeffrey H. Peters5, Ralph W. Aye1, Alexander S. Farivar1, Joe Dixon4,3, Stephanie G. Worrell3, Jessica Reynolds4, Aaron Willie2, John Lipham4
1Swedish Cancer Institute, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA; 2General and Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Oregon Clinic, Portland, OR; 3Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA; 4Division of Upper GI and General Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA;5Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY
748 The Surgical Apgar Score Predicts Early Postoperative Outcomes in a Veteran Population Undergoing Major Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Ioannis Hatzaras*1,2, Antonio Masi1,2, Antonio Pinna1,3, Alan S. Rosman4,1, Dena Neihaus1, Steven Cohen1,2, John K. Saunders1,2, Elliot Newman1,2, Russell S. Berman1,2, Thomas H. Gouge1,2, H. Leon Pachter1,2, Marcovalerio Melis1,2
1Surgery, NYHHS VAMC, New York, NY; 2Surgery, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY; 3Surgery, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy; 4Medicine, James J. Peters VAMC, Bronx, NY
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only 749 Surgical Resection Provides a Significant Overall Survival Benefit for Patients with Small Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Susan Sharpe*1, Haejin in1, David P. Winchester3, Mark Talamonti2,1, Marshall Baker2,1
1Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2Surgery, NorthShore University HealthSystems, Chicago, IL; 3American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL
Plenary presentation that is also being presented at the Residents & Fellows Research Conference; participation in and attendance at this conference is by invitation only 750 Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for Esophageal Spastic Disorders: Analysis of 100 Patients
Ahmed M. Sharata*1, Christy M. Dunst1, Radu Pescarus2, Eran Shlomovitz2, Kevin M. Reavis1, Lee L. Swanstrom1
1GMIS, Oregon Clinic, Portland, OR; 2GMIS, Providence Portland Medical Center, Portland, OR
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
S504BCD
CME with self-assessment SSAT/ASCRS SYMPOSIUM
IMPROVING OUTCOMES AND COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF COLORECTAL SURGERY
Moderators: Alessio Pigazzi, Orange, CA
Scott R. Steele, Fort Lewis, WA

Is All Minimally Invasive Surgery the Same? A Review of Existing Approaches
Sp754 Patricia Sylla, Boston, MA

Fast Track Pathways: What Works and What Doesn't
Sp755 Anthony J. Senagore, Saginaw, MI

Temporary Diversion in Rectal Surgery: Friend or Foe?
Sp756 Joshua I.S. Bleier, Philadelphia, PA

Prevention of Anastomotic Leak: What Can Be Done in 2014?
Sp757 Imran Hassan, Springfield, IL

Is Your Surgeon Competent? Optimizing Training in Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
Sp758 Bradley Champagne, Cleveland, OH

Panel and Audience Discussion

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
S501
CME with self-assessment CLINICAL WARD ROUNDS II
CANDIDATES AND TECHNIQUES FOR ENDOTHERAPY OF SUPERFICIAL (T1) ESOPHAGEAL ADENOCARCINOMA
Moderator: Steven R. DeMeester, Los Angeles, CA

Panelists
Sp761 Kenneth J. Chang, Orange, CA
Sp762 Christy M. Dunst, Portland, ORbr> Sp763 Thomas J. Watson, Rochester, NY

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
S504A
QUICK SHOTS SESSION III
Moderators: Peter T. Hallowell, Charlottesville, VA
Ernst J.M Klar, Rostock, Germany

3-minute presentation, 3-minute discussion
751 Does Drain Fluid Amylase Accurately Predict Pancreatic Fistula?
Christina W. Lee*1, Henry Pitt2, Taylor S. Riall3, Sean Ronnekleiv-Kelly1, Jacqueline S. Israel1, Glen Leverson1, Abhishek Parmar3, E. M. Kilbane4, Bruce L. Hall5, Sharon M. Weber1
1Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI; 2Surgery, Temple University Health System, Philadelphia, PA; 3Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX; 4Surgery, Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN; 5Surgery, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
753 Risk Factors Associated with Portomesenteric Venous Thrombosis After Surgery for Medically Refractory Ulcerative Colitis
Jinyu Gu*, Luca Stocchi, Feza H. Remzi
Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
754 A Multicenter Evaluation of Clinical and Surgical Risk Factors for Anastomotic Leak After Restorative Proctocolectomy with Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
Saloomeh Sahami*1, Christianne J. Buskens1, Robert Lindeboom2, Tonia M. Young-Fadok3, Anthony De Buck Van Overstraeten4, Andre D'Hoore4, Willem a. Bemelman1
1Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands; 2Divisions of Clinical Methods and Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands; 3Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ; 4Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
755 Complications After Hospital Discharge Leading to Readmission in Colorectal Resection Patients: A Review of the ACS-NSQIP Database
Jeanine Arkenbosch*, Hiromichi Miyagaki, Nipa Gandhi, Melissa M. Alvarez Downing, Hamza Guend, David Y. Lee, Vesna Cekic, H M C. Shantha Kumara, Richard L. Whelan
St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY
756 Readmission Decreases Patient Satisfaction in Colorectal Surgery
Leonardo C. Duraes*, James Merlino, Luca Stocchi, Tracy L. Hull, Massarat Zutshi, Daniel Bokar, Brooke Gurland
Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
757 Comparative Readmission Rates for Bariatric Surgery
John M. Morton, Trit Garg*, Ulysses S. Rosas, Daniel T. Rogan, Harrison Hines, Homero Rivas
Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
758 When Tissue Is the Issue: A New Device for Extracorporeal Hypothermic Perfusion of Intestinal Lumen and Vasculature Decreases the Rate of Necrosis During Graft Transportation
Raja R. Narayan*1,2, Roger Patron-Lozano1, Brian Loeb3, Kristi E. Oki3, Natalie Pancer4, Andrew Crouch4, Yusuf Chauhan4, Spencer Backus3, Richard E. Fan3, Joseph P. Zinter3, David C. Mulligan1, Sukru H. Emre1, John P. Geibel1, Manuel I. Rodriguez-Davalos1
1Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT; 2Division of Applied Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT; 3Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT; 4Department of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT
759 Strictureplasty for Treatment of Crohn's Disease: A NSQIP Database Analysis
Cristina N. Budde*, J. Isaac Young, Brian S. Diggs, Kian Keyashian, Kim C. Lu, Vassiliki L. Tsikitis, Daniel O. Herzig
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
S103
DDW COMBINED CLINICAL SYMPOSIUM (AASLD-Accredited)
ENDOSCOPIC TOOLS TO DIAGNOSE HEPATOBILIARY MALIGNANCY
Sponsored by: AASLD, SSAT, AGA, ASGE
Moderators: Paul R. Tarnasky, Dallas, TX
Todd H. Baron, Chapel Hill, NC
Jeffrey M. Marks, Cleveland, OH

Endoscopic Ultrasound to Assess Periampullary Disease
Sp764 Michael J. Levy, Rochester, MN

Choledoshoscopy, Narrow Band Imaging, and Confocal Endomicroscopy
Sp765 Raj J. Shah, Denver, CO

When Endoscopy Fails: Role of Interventional Radiology
Sp766 Rajesh Shah, Stanford, CA

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
S504BCD
ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING
SSAT Members only.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center
MEMBERS RECEPTION



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