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

Session Code: SF312
Title: Thoracic Surgery II
Date and Time of Session: Wednesday, October 30: 9:45 am - 11:15 am
Location: Moscone Convention Center - Room: MN 23
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
Cardiothoracic Surgery (CTS)
Sponsored By:
Committee for the Owen H. Wangensteen Scientific Forum
Program Participants:
Jules Lin, MD FACS
Desmond Mario D'Souza, MBBS FACS
David Duston Odell, MD MS FACS
Virginia R. Litle, MD, FACS
Douglas Z Liou, MD
Anthony W. Kim, MD FACS
Wayne L. Hofstetter, MD, FACS
Thomas K. Varghese Jr., MD, MS, FACS
Presenter Improved Preoperative Risk Assessment is Needed to Guide Informed Decision-Making Prior to Esophagectomy
Katherine Denta Gray, MD
Presenter Esophagectomy Outcomes after Implementation of an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Program
Greg J. Haro, MD
Presenter A National Evaluation of Short-Term and Intermediate-Term Readmission after Esophagectomy
Chi-Fu Jeff Yang,
Presenter Institution of an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Pathway Following Transhiatal Esophagectomy Decreases Length of Stay without Increasing Morbidity or Mortality
Thuan D Nguyen,
Presenter Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio (NLR) Predicts Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Oesophageal Carcinoma (OCA)
Arfon Gethyn Powell, PhD FRCS
Presenter Drain Amylase Can Accurately Detect Anastomotic Leak Independent of Patient Factors and Location or Type of Anastomosis
Yaron Perry, MD FACS
Presenter Prognostic Significance of Systemic Inflammatory Response in Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma
Arfon Gethyn Powell, PhD FRCS
Presenter Differences in NSQIP Esophagectomy Outcomes by Surgeon Specialty
Sora Ely, MD
Presenter Identifying City-Level Esophageal Cancer Disparities to Guide Future Targeted Intervention
Tamar Bella Nobel, MD
Presenter Short Hospital Stay and Low Recurrence Rates with Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair: An Improvement on Both Transthoracic and Laparoscopic Approaches
Toby Keeney-Bonthrone,