American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: SF25
Title: Geriatric and Palliative Care
Date and Time of Session: Tuesday, October 24: 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: San Diego Convention Center - Room: 32AB
Description:
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
Track:
Geriatric / Palliative Care (GER)
Credit to Address Regulatory Mandates:
End-of-Life Care, Palliative care
Sponsored By:
Scientific Forum Committee
Program Participants:
Moderator
Dan G. Blazer, MD, FACS
Presenter Pre-Existing Illness Burden is Associated with Emergency Department (ED) Visits and Mortality Following Emergency Laparotomy
Elizabeth J Lilley, MD
Discussant Pre-Existing Illness Burden is Associated with Emergency Department (ED) Visits and Mortality Following Emergency Laparotomy
Sandhya A. Lagoo-Deenadayalan, MD, PhD, FACS
Presenter The Impact of Frailty on Failure-To-Rescue in Geriatric Emergency General Surgery Patients: A Prospective Study
Muhammad N. Khan, MD
Presenter Paraspinous Muscle Sarcopenia Predicts One-Year Mortality in Older Adult Trauma Patients: Development and Validation of Prognostic Thresholds
Stephen J. Kaplan, MD, MPH
Discussant Paraspinous Muscle Sarcopenia Predicts One-Year Mortality in Older Adult Trauma Patients: Development and Validation of Prognostic Thresholds
Courtney A. Sommer, MD, MPH
Presenter When Does a Patient’s Postoperative Activity Return to Baseline?
Douglas Overbey, MD, MPH
Presenter Gait speed is a valid indicator in the assessment of perioperative risk in the elderly surgical patient
Maria Olimpia Brizi, MD
Discussant Gait speed is a valid indicator in the assessment of perioperative risk in the elderly surgical patient
Albert Chi, MD
Presenter Independence at Discharge is Rare in Elderly Trauma Patients After Tracheostomy
Amy N. Hildreth, MD, FACS
Presenter Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) as a Predictor of Poor Outcomes in Elderly Emergency General Surgery Patients
Brad Chernock, MS, PA-C
Presenter 'Unnecessary Imaging' in the Elderly is Necessary
Timothy Choi,
Presenter Hospice is Associated with Decreased Healthcare Utilization for Medicare beneficiaries who Died After Trauma Admission
Elizabeth J Lilley, MD