The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville



The Department of Surgery

Scholarly Activity

Published Books and Book Chapters

Jacob BP, Chen DC, Ramshaw B, Towfigh S (eds): The SAGES manual of groin pain. Switzerland: Springer International, 2015.

Ramshaw B: Value-based clinical quality improvement for chronic pain after inguinal hernia repair. In: The SAGES manual of groin pain. Switzerland: Springer International, Chapter 45, p. 505-514, 2015.

Forman, B and Ramshaw B: Patient care manager perspective on chronic groin pain after hernia. In: The SAGES manual of groin pain. Switzerland: Springer International, Chapter 46, p. 515-522, 2015.

Cunningham, LA and Ramshaw B: Mesh removal for chronic pain: A review of laparoscopic and open techniques. In: The SAGES manual of groin pain. Switzerland: Springer International, Chapter 23, p. 301-317, 2015.

Jacob BP, Chen DC, Ramshaw B, Towfigh S: Introduction to primary and secondary groin pain: What is inguinodynia? In: The SAGES manual of groin pain. Switzerland: Springer International, Chapter 1, p. 3-7, 2015.

Hardin BM, Kim ED: Potential male etiologies of unexplained infertility. In: Schattman GL, Esteves S, Agarwal A (eds): Unexplained infertility: Pathophysiology, evaluation and treatment. New York: Springer, Chapter 7, p. 53-56, 2015.

Current Publications

Cavalea AC, Heidel RE, Daley BJ, Lawson CM, Benton DA, McLoughlin JM.
Pneumatosis intestinalis in patients receiving tube feeds. The American Surgeon. 2017 Aug 1;83(8):825-831.

Landry M, Lewis J.
Comparison of outcomes between open versus videoscopic superficial inguinal lymph node dissection. The American Surgeon. 2017 Aug 1;83(8):332-334.

Fisher RK, Mattern-Schain SI, Best MD, Kirkpatrick SS, Freeman MB, Grandas OH, Mountain DJH.
Improving the efficacy of liposome-mediated vascular gene therapy via lipid surface modifications Journal of Surgical Research. 2017 Jun 27. [Epub ahead of print]

Bittner JG 4th, El-Hayek K, Strong AT, LaPinska MP, Yoo JS, Pauli EM, Kroh M.
First human use of hybrid synthetic/biologic mesh in ventral hernia repair: A multicenter trial. Surgical Endoscopy. 2017 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]

White WM, Angelle JW.
Editorial Comment. Urology. 2017 May 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Faries MB, Thompson JF, Cochran AJ, Andtbacka RH, Mozzillo N, Zager JS, Jahkola T, Bowles TL, Testori A, Beitsch PD, Hoekstra HJ, Moncrieff M, Ingvar C, Wouters MWJM, Sabel MS, Levine EA, Agnese D, Henderson M, Dummer R, Rossi CR, Neves RI, Trocha SD, Wri.
Completion dissection or observation for sentinel-node metastasis in melanoma. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2017 Jun 8;376(23):2211-2222.

Ramshaw B, Vetrano V, Jagadish M, Forman B, Heidel E, Mancini M.
Laparoscopic approach for the treatment of chronic groin pain after inguinal hernia repair : Laparoscopic approach for inguinodynia. Surgical Endoscopy. 2017 Jun 7. [Epub ahead of print]

Terry PD, Knight M, Bollig R, Heidel RE, Miller P, Quinn MA, Daley B, Goldman M.
Overreliance on standardized protocols: A pilot study of surgical residents and fellows. The American Surgeon. 2017 May 1;83(5):159-161.

Schlieve T, Carlson ER, Freeman M, Buckley R, Arnold J.
The double mandibular osteotomy for vascular and tumor surgery of the parapharyngeal space. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2017 May;75(5):1046-1061. Epub 2016 Nov 15.

Orucevic A, Bell JL, McNabb AP, Heidel RE.
Oncotype DX breast cancer recurrence score can be predicted with a novel nomogram using clinicopathologic data. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2017 May;163(1):51-61. Epub 2017 Feb 27.

Collier JJ, Sparer TE, Karlstad MD, Burke SJ.
Pancreatic islet inflammation: An emerging role for chemokines. Journal of Molecular Endocrinology. 2017 Apr 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Salomon D, Heidel RE, Kolokythas A, Miloro M, Schlieve T.
Does restriction of public health care dental benefits affect the volume, severity, or cost of dental-related hospital visits? Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2017 Mar;75(3):467-474. Epub 2016 Oct 29.

Burke SJ, Batdorf HM, Eder AE, Karlstad MD, Burk DH, Noland RC, Floyd ZE, Collier JJ.
Oral corticosterone administration reduces insulitis but promotes insulin resistance and hyperglycemia in male nonobese diabetic mice. The American Journal of Pathology. 2017 Mar;187(3):614-626. Epub 2017 Jan 4.

Legendre AM, Kuritz T, Heidel RE, Baylor VM.
Polyprenyl immunostimulant in feline rhinotracheitis: Randomized placebo-controlled experimental and field safety studies. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 2017 Feb 27;4:24. eCollection 2017.

Legendre AM, Kuritz T, Galyon G, Baylor VM, Heidel RE.
Polyprenyl immunostimulant treatment of cats with presumptive non-effusive feline infectious peritonitis in a field study. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 2017 Feb 14;4:7. eCollection 2017.

Fortun J, Modi YS, Bessette A, Heffez J, Carvounis P, Petkovsek DS, Anderson NG, Martin D, Srivastava S.
Clinical features and management of subretinal abscesses secondary to methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus endogenous endophthalmitis. Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging Retina. 2017 Feb 1;48(2):134-142.

Martin EB, Williams A, Wooliver C, Heidel RE, Adams S, Dunlap J, Ramirez-Alvarado M, Blancas-Mejia LM, Lands RH, Kennel SJ, Wall JS.
Differential recruitment efficacy of patient-derived amyloidogenic and myeloma light chain proteins by synthetic fibrils-A metric for predicting amyloid propensity. PLoS One. 2017 Mar 28;12(3):e0174152. eCollection 2017.

Bhat S, Orucevic A, Woody C, Heidel RE, Bell JL.
Evolving trends and influencing factors in mastectomy decisions. The American Surgeon. 2017 Mar 1;83(3):233-238.

Jennings MO, Owen RC, Keefe D, Kim ED.
Management and counseling of the male with advanced paternal age. Fertility and Sterility. 2017 Feb;107(2):324-328. Epub 2017 Jan 6.

Weinstein ML, Lloyd M, Finch KA, Laszacs AD.
Underappreciated challenges to pediatric powered mobility - Ways to address them as illustrated by a case report. Assistive Technology. 2017 Feb 14:1-3. [Epub ahead of print]

Freeman BM, Univers J, Fisher RK, Kirkpatrick SS, Klein FA, Freeman MB, Mountain DJH, Grandas OH.
Testosterone replacement attenuates intimal hyperplasia development in an androgen deficient model of vascular injury. Journal of Surgical Research. 2017 Jan;207:53-62. Epub 2016 Aug 10.

Mancini GJ.
Challenges and opportunities to change the course of the opioid epidemic: A surgeon's perspective. Postgraduate Medicine. 2017 Jan;129(1):1-4. Epub 2016 Dec 22.

Ramshaw B, Forman BR, Moore K, Heidel E, Fabian M, Mancini G, Joshi GP.
Real-world clinical quality improvement for complex abdominal wall reconstruction. Surgical Technology International. 2017 Jan 13;30:155-164.

Wall JS, Williams A, Wooliver C, Martin EB, Cheng X, Heidel RE, Kennel SJ.
Secondary structure propensity and chirality of the amyloidophilic peptide p5 and its analogues impacts ligand binding - In vitro characterization. Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports. 2016 Dec;8:89-99. Epub 2016 Aug 11.

Joshi GP, Janis JE, Haas EM, Ramshaw BJ, Nihira MA, Dunkin BJ.
Surgical site infiltration for abdominal surgery: A novel neuroanatomical-based approach. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Global Open. 2016 Dec 23;4(12):e1181. eCollection 2016 Dec

Burke SJ, Karlstad MD, Eder AE, Regal KM, Lu D, Burk DH, Collier JJ.
Pancreatic beta-cell production of CXCR3 ligands precedes diabetes onset. Biofactors (Oxford, England). 2016 Nov 12;42(6):703-715. Epub 2016 Jun 21.

Ramshaw B, Forman B, Heidel E, Dean J, Gamenthaler A, Fabian M.
A Clinical Quality Improvement (CQI) project to improve pain after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair. Surgical Technology International. 2016 Oct 26;XXIX:125-130. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

Gorman EW, Perkel D, Dennis D, Yates J, Heidel RE, Wortham D.
Validation of the HAS-BLED tool in atrial fibrillation patients receiving rivaroxaban. Journal of Atrial Fibrillation. 2016 Aug-Sep;9(2):16-18.

Burke SJ, Karlstad MD, Collier JJ.
Pancreatic islet responses to metabolic trauma. Shock (Augusta, Ga.). 2016 Sep;46(3):230-8. Epub 2016 Mar 7.

White WM, Winter CA.
Editorial comment. Urology. 2016 Sep;95:215. Epub 2016 Jul 8.

Jagadish M, McNally MM, Heidel RE, Teffeteller S, Arnold JD, Freeman M, Stevens SL, Grandas OH, Goldman MH.
Diabetic foot ulcers: The importance of patient comorbidity recognition and total contact casting in successful wound care. The American Surgeon. 2016 Aug;82(8):733-736.

Russ AJ, Casillas MA.
Gut microbiota and colorectal surgery: Impact on postoperative complications. Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery. 2016 Sep;29(3):253-7.

Ramshaw B, Dean J, Forman B, Heidel E, Gamenthaler A, Fabian M.
Can abdominal wall reconstruction be safely performed without drains? The American Surgeon. 2016 Aug;82(8):707-712.

Kleppe KL, Gray KD, Stancher JA, Duncan LD, Vaughan JW, Orucevic A.
A rare case of plasmablastic lymphoma mimicking adenocarcinoma of the sigmoid colon. The American Surgeon. 2016 Aug;82(8):178-180.

Hamilton LA, Franks A, Heidel RE, McDonough SL, Suda KJ.
Assessing the value of online learning and social media in pharmacy education. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2016 Aug 25;80(6):97.

Beierle SP, Heidel E, Lewis J, Stewart E, McLoughlin J.
A novel technique using intraoperative fluoroscopy as a tool to achieve negative margins for wire-guided partial mastectomies. The American Surgeon. 2016 Sep;82(9):236-7.

Sams VG, Blackledge C, Wijayatunga N, Barlow P, Mancini M, Mancini G, Moustaid-Moussa N.
Effect of bariatric surgery on systemic and adipose tissue inflammation. Surgical Endoscopy. 2016 Aug;30(8):3499-504. Epub 2015 Oct 30.

Daley BJ.
Commentary on "Impact of nutrition on neurocognition." Southern Medical Journal. 2016 Aug;109(8):456-457.

Jeffcoach DR, Gallegos JJ, Jesty SA, Coan PN, Chen J, Heidel RE, Daley BJ.
Utility of CPR in hemorrhagic shock, a dog model. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 2016 Jul;81(1):27-33. Epub 2016 Feb 18.

Bhat S, McLoughlin JM, Orucevic A.
A case of pancreatic intraductal tubular carcinoma: A rare entity with improved prognosis. The American Surgeon. 2016 Jul;82(7):654-5.

Orucevic A, Heidel RE, Bell JL.
Utilization and impact of 21-gene recurrence score assay for breast cancer in clinical practice across the United States: lessons learned from the 2010 to 2012 National Cancer Data Base analysis. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2016 Jun;157(3):427-35. Epub 2016 May 20.

McLoughlin J, Nodit L, Heidel RE, Van Meter S, Macy S, Kestler D.
The clinical correlation of PTEN, pAKT, and ODAM in gastrointestinal stromal tumors. Journal of Surgical Research. 2016 May 15;202(2):403-12. Epub 2016 Jan 22.

Schlieve T, Heidel RE, Carlson ER.
Second primary head and neck cancers after non-head and neck primary cancers. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2016 May 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Heidel RE.
Causality in statistical power: Isomorphic properties of measurement, research design, effect size, and sample size. Scientifica. 2016;2016:8920418. Epub 2016 Mar 17.

Rumberger LK, Vittetoe D, Cathey L, Bennett H, Heidel RE, Daley BJ.
Improving outcomes in elective colorectal surgery: A single-institution retrospective review. The American Surgeon. 2016 Apr;82(4):325-30.

Shridharani A, Owen RC, Elkelany OO, Kim ED.
The significance of clinical practice guidelines on adult varicocele detection and management. Asian Journal of Andrology. 2016 Mar-Apr;18(2):269-75.

Weisenberg SH, TerMaath SC, Seaver CE, Killeffer JA.
Ventricular catheter development: Past, present, and future. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2016 Mar 4:1-9.

Martin EB, Williams A, Richey T, Stuckey A, Heidel RE, Kennel SJ, Wall JS.
Comparative evaluation of p5+14 with SAP and peptide p5 by dual-energy SPECT imaging of mice with AA amyloidosis. Scientific Reports. 2016 Mar 3;6:22695.

Boils CL, Aljadir DN, Cantafio AW.
Use of the PD-1 pathway inhibitor nivolumab in a renal transplant patient with malignancy. American Journal of Transplantation. 2016 Mar 14.

Hopko DR, Lejuez CW, Ryba MM, Shorter RL, Bell JL.
Support for the efficacy of behavioural activation in treating anxiety in breast cancer patients. Clinical Psychologist. 2016 Mar;20(1):17-26.

Daley BJ, Cecil B, Cofer J, Clarke PC, Guillamondegui O.
Up close and personal: A statewide collaborative's effort to get individual surgeon quality improvement data to the practitioner. The American Surgeon. 2016 Feb;82(3):1-7.

Daley BJ, Cherry-Bukowiec J, Van Way CW 3rd, Collier B, Gramlich L, McMahon MM, McClave SA.
Current status of nutrition training in graduate medical education from a survey of residency program directors: A formal nutrition education course Is necessary. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition . 2016 Jan;40(1):95-9. Epub 2015 Feb 11.

Hopko DR, Cannity K, Bell JL.
Pretreatment depression severity in breast cancer patients and its relation to treatment response to behavior therapy. Health Psychology. 2016 Jan;35(1):10-8. Epub 2015 Jul 20.

Owen RC, White WM.
Editorial comment. Urology. 2016 Jan;87:222.

Masters JS, Harris DJ Jr.
Low recurrence rate of pterygium after excision with conjunctival limbal autograft: A retrospective study with long-term follow-up. Cornea. 2015 Dec;34(12):1569-72.

Lindquist DE, Rowe AS, Heidel E, Fleming T, Yates JR.
Evaluation of the hemodynamic effects of intravenous amiodarone formulations during the maintenance phase infusion. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 2015 Dec;49(12):1317-21. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

Bools LM, Fisher RK, Grandas OH, Kirkpatrick SS, Arnold JD, Goldman MH, Freeman MB, Mountain DJH.
Comparative analysis of polymers for short interfering RNA delivery in vascular smooth muscle cells. The Journal of Surgical Research. 2015 Nov;199(1):266-73. Epub 2015 Jul 17.

Dawane R, Grindstaff A, Parwani AV, Brock T, White WM, Nodit L.
Thyroid-like follicular carcinoma of the kidney: One case report and review of the literature. American Journal of Clinical Pathology. 2015 Nov;144(5):796-804.

Giesler DM, Casillas MA, Wilson DD, Nodit L.
The painful diversity of proctitis in the modern era. The American Surgeon. 2015 Nov;81(12):e408-e409(2).

Huang L, Pu C, Fisher RK, Mountain DJ, Gao Y, Liaw PK, Zhang W, He W.
A Zr-based bulk metallic glass for future stent applications: Materials properties, finite element modeling, and in vitro human vascular cell response. Acta Biomaterialia. 2015 Oct;25:356-68. Epub 2015 Jul 7.

Burke SJ, Stadler K, Lu D, Gleason EL, Han A, Donohoe DR, Rogers R, Hermann GE, Karlstad MD, Collier JJ.
IL-1ß reciprocally regulates chemokine and insulin secretion in pancreatic ß-cells via NF-kappaB. American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2015 Oct 15;309(8):E715-26. Epub 2015 Aug 25.

Russ A, Champagne B.
Preparing the colon and rectal resident for real world practice: What should the graduate in 2015 be prepared for? Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery. 2015 Sep;26(3):143-146. Epub 2015 Jul 27.

Lawson CM, Daley BJ.
Nutrition risk screening and stratification. Current Surgery Reports. 2015 Sep;3(9):28.

Owen RC, Elkelany OO, Kim ED.
Testosterone supplementation in men: A practical guide for the gynecologist and obstetrician. Current Opinion in Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2015 Aug;27(4):258-64.

Barlow PB, Skolits G, Heidel RE, Metheny W, Smith TL.
Development of the Biostatistics and Clinical Epidemiology Skills (BACES) assessment for medical residents. Postgraduate Medical Journal. 2015 Aug;91(1078):423-30. Epub 2015 Aug 7.

Schaefferkoetter JD, Carlson ER, Heidel RE.
Can 3’-deoxy-3’-(18F) fluorothymidine (FLT) out-perform 2-deoxy-2-(18F) fluoro-D-glucose (FDG) positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) in the diagnosis of cervical lymphadenopathy in oral/head and neck cancer patients? Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery . 2015 Jul;73(7):1420-8. Epub 2015 Jan 13.

Rumberger LK, Lewis J.
Chronic expanding hematoma of the thigh masquerading as a soft tissue malignancy. The American Surgeon. 2015 Jul;81(7):279-81.

Brown JB, Guyette FX, Neal MD, Claridge JA, Daley BJ, Harbrecht BG, Miller RS, Phelan HA, Adams PW, Early BJ, Peitzman AB, Billiar TR, Sperry JL.
Taking the blood bank to the field: The design and rationale of the prehospital air medical plasma (PAMPer) trial. Prehospital Emergency Care. 2015 Jul-Sep;19(3):343-50. Epub 2015 Feb 6.

Orucevic A, Curzon M, Curzon C, Heidel RE, McLoughlin JM, Panella T, Bell J.
Breast cancer in elderly Caucasian women-An institution-based study of correlation between breast cancer prognostic markers, TNM stage, and overall survival. Cancers. 2015 Jul 31;7(3):1472-83.

Burke SJ, Karlstad MD, Regal KM, Sparer TE, Lu D, Elks CM, Grant RW, Stephens JM, Burk DH, Collier JJ.
CCL20 is elevated during obesity and differentially regulated by NF-kappaB subunits in pancreatic beta-cells. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta. 2015 Jun;1849(6):637-52.

Moss J, Heidel E, Johnson J, Powell C, Dittrich E, Rawn S, Terry PD, Goldman M, Waters WB, White WM.
Ability of community-based prostate cancer screening to target an appropriate and underserved population. World Journal of Methodology. 2015 Jun 26;5(2):10-2.

Yost MJ, Gardner J, Bell RM, Fann SA, Lisk JR, Cheadle WG, Goldman MH, Rawn S, Weigelt JA, Termuhlen PM, Woods RJ, Endean ED, Kimbrough J, Hulme M.
Predicting academic performance in surgical training. Journal of Surgical Education. 2015 May-Jun;72(3):491-9.

Pasciak AS, McElmurray JH, Bourgeois AC, Heidel RE, Bradley YC.
The impact of an Antireflux catheter on target volume particulate distribution in liver-directed embolotherapy: A pilot study. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 2015 May;26(5):660-9. Epub 2015 Mar 20.

Burke SJ, May AL, Noland RC, Lu D, Brissova M, Powers AC, Sherrill EM, Karlstad MD, Campagna SR, Stephens JM, Collier JJ.
Thiobenzothiazole-modified hydrocortisones display anti-inflammatory activity with reduced impact on islet beta-cell function. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2015 May 22;290(21):13401-16.

Faulkner AR, Bourgeois AC, Bradley YC, Hudson KB, Heidel RE, Pasciak AS.
Simulation-based educational curriculum for fluoroscopically guided lumbar puncture improves operator confidence and reduces patient dose. Academic Radiology. 2015 May;22(5):668-673.

Univers J, Stevens S, Daley B.
Aortic dissection after cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The American Surgeon. Am Surg. 2015 May;81(5):218-9.

Bourgeois AC, Kolze CT, Guimaraes MS, Pasciak AS, Ferrell AS, Bradley Y, Kvamme P.
Safety and efficacy of combined micropuncture and shallow angle femoral artery access for neurovascular angiography. The Journal of Vascular Access. 2015 May 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Orenstein SB, Raigani S, Wu YV, Pauli EM, Phillips MS, Ponsky JL, Marks JM.
Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) leads to similar results in patients with and without prior endoscopic or surgical therapy. Surgical Endoscopy. 2015 May;29(5):1064-70. Epub 2014 Sep 24.

Burke SJ, Karlstad MD, Conley CP, Reel D, Whelan J, Jason Collier J.
Dietary polyherbal supplementation decreases CD3 cell infiltration into pancreatic islets and prevents hyperglycemia in nonobese diabetic mice. Nutrition Research. 2015 Apr;35(4):328-36.

Daley BJ, Cecil W, Clarke PC, Cofer JB, Guillamondegui OD.
How slow is too slow? Correlation of operative time to complications: An analysis from the Tennessee Surgical Quality Collaborative. Journal of the American College of Surgeons . 2015 Apr;220(4):550-8.

Smith TA, Halstead PD, McCalley E, Kebschull SA, Halstead S, Killeffer J.
Angular head motion with and without head contact: Implications for brain injury. Sports Engineering . 2015;18(3):165-175.

Orucevic A, Chen J, McLoughlin JM, Heidel RE, Panella T, Bell J.
Is the TNM staging system for breast cancer still relevant in the era of biomarkers and emerging personalized medicine for breast cancer - An institution's 10-year experience. The Breast Journal . 2015 Mar;21(2):147-54.

Elkelany OO, Owen RC, Kim ED.
Combination of tadalafil and finasteride for improving the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia: Critical appraisal and patient focus. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management . 2015 Mar 30;11:507-13.

Hopko DR, Cannity K, McIndoo CC, File AA, Ryba MM, Clark CG, Bell JL.
Behavior therapy for depressed breast cancer patients: Predictors of treatment outcome. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology . 2015 Feb;83(1):225-31.

Mock S, Angelle J, Reynolds WS, Osborn DJ, Dmochowski RR, Gomelsky A.
Contemporary comparison between retropubic midurethral sling and autologous pubovaginal sling for stress urinary incontinence after the FDA advisory notification. Urology . 2015 Feb;85(2):321-5.

Patel MB, Humble SS, Cullinane DC, Day MA, Jawa RS, Devin CJ, Delozier MS, Smith LM, Smith MA, Capella JM, Long AM, Cheng JS, Leath TC, Falck-Ytter Y, Haut ER, Como JJ.
Cervical spine collar clearance in the obtunded adult blunt trauma patient: A systematic review and practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery . 2015 Feb;78(2):430-441.

Kim ED, Owen RC, White GS, Elkelany OO, Rahnema CD.
Endovascular treatment of vasculogenic erectile dysfunction. Asian Journal of Andrology . 2014 Dec 5. [Epub ahead of print]

Buckley R, Stevens SL.
Impact of elevated cardiac biomarkers on mortality after vascular surgery procedures. Seminars in Vascular Surgery . 2014 Dec;27(3-4):152-155.

Lee S, Lewis J, Liaw K, Bushkell L, Young Y, Googe P.
Recurrent atypical fibroxanthoma with satellite metastasis. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology . 2014 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Owen RC, Nodit L, Hatcher P, White W, Klein F.
Penoscrotal mass: A rare presentation of herpes simplex virus infection. Urology . 2014 Nov;84(5):e15-e16.

Current Presentations

Cudnik J, West P, Fisher R, Mattern-Schain S, Best M, Kirkpatrick S, Freeman M, Grandas O, Mountain D. Sub-endothelial matrix targeted liposomal nanoparticles for vascular terapeutics. Presented at Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting; 2017 May 31 - Jun 3; San Diego, CA.

Alami WH, McLain JM, Wintenberg AL, Wintenberg KD, Collier JJ, Karlstad MD. Effect of atmospheric plasma on wound disinfection in a diabetic animal model. Presented at 40th Annual Conference on Shock; 2017 Jun 3-6; Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Bhat S, Cavalea A, Alexander M, Casillas MA, Russ AJ. Combined endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery (CELS) offers improved patient outcomes versus Laparoscopic Colectomy (LC) for endoscopically unresectable Colorectal Neoplasms. Presented at American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Tripartite Meeting; 2017 Jun 10-14; Seattle, WA.

Grimsley L. Clinical quality improvement: A post-market method to evaluate a new device. Presented at Abdominal Wall Reconstruction; 2017 Jun 7-11; Washington, MD.

Cudnik J, West P, Fisher R, Mattern-Schain S, Best M, Kirkpatrick S, Freeman M, Grandas O, Mountain D. Sub-Endothelial matrix targeted liposomal nanoparticles for vascular therapeutics. Presented at Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology/Peripheral Vascular Disease; 2017 May 4-6; Minneapolis, MN.

Basham KB, Pickens RB. Tubeless mini percutaneous nephrolithotomy: A single institution experience with outpatient management of renal calculi. Presented at American Urological Association; 2017 May 12-16; Boston, MA.

Winter CA, White WM, Pickens RB. Bulb suction drainage is not necessary after routine robotic-assisted partial nephrectomy: A large case-control analysis. Presented at American Urological Association; 2017 May 12-16; Boston, MA.

Owen RC, Dresner S, Bienvenu JM, Jennings MO, Waters WB. Centralization of care promotes training disparities with regard to the teaching of retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy. Presented at American Urological Association; 2017 May 12-16; Boston, MA.

Schwirian K, Connor RS, Kimball KJ, Heidel RE, Adams SK, Lenger SM, Kilgore LC. Liposomal bupivacaine and pre-operative acetaminophen: Useful in minimally invasive surgery too? Presented at Society of Gynecologic Oncology 48th Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer; 2017 Mar 12-15; National Harbor, MD.

Basham KB, Jennings MO, Angelle JW, White WM. Is closed suction drain following robotic radical prostatectomy necessary? Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2017 Mar 22-26; Austin, TX.

Winter C. Treatment of ureteral steinstrasse using shock pulse lithotripsy. Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2017 Mar 23-26; Austin, TX.

Bhat SG, Simpson H, Heidel RE, Lewis JM. Utilization of human regenerative tissue matrix: a promising alternative to full thickness skin grafts in select patients undergoing wide local excision. Presented at HemOnc Today Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies; 2017 Mar 24-25; New York, NY.

Owings E, Ramshaw B, Forman B. The use of a novel resorbable synthetic mesh (TIGR Matrix) for abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR) in contaminated and non-contaminated surgical fields. Presented at American Hernia Society; 2017 Mar 8-11; Cancun, Mexico.

Sorensen M, Owen R, Lacy J. Trends in the pursuit of urologic fellowship training. Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2017 Mar 23-26; Austin, TX.

McNally MM, Buckley MR. Hybrid approach to maintaining vertebral artery patency following transcervical gunshot wound. Presented at 45th Annual Symposium Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery; 2017 Mar 18-22; Orlando, FL.

Lew M, Snyder W, Daley BJ. Repeat computed tomography after intracranial bleeding is not needed in patients taking aspirin. Presented at Academic Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 7-9; Las Vegas, NV.

Beierle SP, McLoughlin J, Heidel RE, Casillas M, Russ AJ. Colorectal cancer outcome disparities increase with distance from treating facility. Presented at Academic Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 7-9; Las Vegas, NV.

Cavalea A, Benton D, Heidel E, Daley B, Lawson C, McLoughlin J. Pneumatosis intestinalis in patients receiving tube feeds. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Landry M, Lewis J. Comparison of outcomes between open vs videoscopic superficial inguinal lymph node dissection. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Kleppe K, Gaines TE, Taylor DA. Use of left ventricular assist device and intra-aortic balloon pump in blunt cardiac injury. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Pospiech E, Blue CT, Lewis JM, Nodit L.. Soft tissue malignancy due to long standing foreign bodies after shotgun blast. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Johnson M, Gray KD, Hubbard E, Grindstaff AD, Nodit L. Pancreatic lymphangioma: A diagnostic and treatment dilemma. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Tonks S, Lee S, Freeman MB, Grandas OH, Stevens SL, Goldman MH, McNally MM, Arnold JD. Threatened AV access with central venous obstruction: Thoracic outlet decompression versus hero graft. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Bollig R, McLain J, Giesler D, Sams VG, Lawson CM, Daley BJ, Nickloes TA. Tracheal stenosis based on surgical technique. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 25-28; Nashville, TN.

Fisher RK, Mattern-Schain SI, Best MD, Kirkpatrick SS, Freeman MB, Grandas OH, Mountain DJ. Improving the efficacy of liposomal-mediated vascular gene therapy via lipid surface modifications. Presented at 12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress; 2017 Feb 7-9; Las Vegas, NV.

Ponten R, Black CB, Russ AJ, Rucker DC. Analysis of a concentric-tube robot design and feasibility for endoscopic deployment. Presented at The International Society for Optics and Photonics: Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging; 2017 Feb 14-17; Orlando, FL.

Univers J, Long C, Tonks SA, Freeman MB. Systemic hyper-sensitivity reaction to endovascular stainless steel stent. Presented at Southern Association for Vascular Surgery; 2017 Jan 18-21; Naples, FL.

Warner K, Buckley R, Mountain D, Kirkpatrick S, Whelan J, Terry P, Goldman M, Freeman M, Grandas O. Zyfamend+Wholemega fatty acid combinatorial therapy inhibits intimal hyperplasia via the attenuation of M2 macrophage differentiation in a rodent model of vascular injury. Presented at Southern Association for Vascular Surgery; 2017 Jan 18-21; Naples, FL.

Ward AJ, Jerkins L, Bell JL. Finding common ground: Aligning institutional and survivorship steering committee (SSC) goals. Presented at Cancer Survivorship Symposium; 2017 Jan 27-28; San Diego, CA.

Isang EI, Dewald JB, Rasnake MS, Heidel RE. . Presented at 58th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition; 2016 Dec 3-6; San Diego, CA.

Martin EB, Williams A, Heidel RE, Adams S, Lands R, Hanna W, Kennel SJ, Wall JS. A method to predict the amyloidogenic propensity of light chain proteins by measuring binding to synthetic amyloid fibrils. Presented at 58th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition; 2016 Dec 3-6; San Diego, CA.

McLain JM, Daley BJ, Heidel E. The effect of Team STEPPS implementation on trauma ICU rounds. Presented at Trauma Quality Improvement Program Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Nov 5-7; Orlando, FL.

Rowland PA. Improving human performance: A behavioral approach. Presented at 9th Annual Tennessee Simulation Alliance Conference; 2016 Nov 18-19; Nashville, TN.

Kleppe K, Ramshaw B. Pilot study to determine the impact of fat infiltration on hernia mesh. Presented at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress; 2016 Oct 16-20; Washington, DC.

Kleppe K, Ramshaw B. Incidence and management of recurrence after abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR). Presented at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress; 2016 Oct 16-20; Washington, DC.

Stethen TW, Ghazi Y, Heidel RE, Daley B, Barnes L, McLoughlin JM. Walking to recovery: The effects of missed ambulation on postsurgical recovery. Presented at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress; 2016 Oct 15-20; Washington, DC.

Bhat S, Heidel R, Bell J, Orucevic A. Influencing factors and evolving trends for contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in breast cancer patients. Presented at 2nd World Congress on Breast Cancer; 2016 Sep 19-21; Phoenix, AZ.

Beierle S, Tonks S, Lawson C, McMillen J, Heidel R, Pomy B, Woodman B, Daley B. The use of single dose Cefazolin for tube thoracostomy placement reduces culture proven pneumonia. Presented at American Association for the Surgery of Trauma; 2016 Sep 14-17; Waikoloa, HI.

Guillamondegui O, Cecil W, Martin B, Bhat S, Daley BJ. Transfusions increase the risk of every NSQIP post-op occurrence: Analysis from a state collaborative. Presented at American Association for the Surgery of Trauma; 2016 Sep 14-17; Waikoloa, HI.

McNeil M, Heidel R, Bell JL, Orucevic A. Factors influencing decisions of breast cancer patients to follow-up on recommendations for genetic counselling - The University of Tennessee Medical Center experience. Presented at 2nd World Congress on Breast Cancer (Invited Lecture); 2016 Sep 19-21; Phoenix, AZ.

McLoughlin JM. Outcomes disparities for invasive breast cancer in rural communities may be related to delays in treatment. Presented at 2nd World Congress on Breast Cancer (Invited Lecture); 2016 Sep 19-21; Phoenix, AZ.

Lloyd JM, McLoughlin JM (Presenter). Non-wire localization techniques for non-palpable lesions: Moving beyond the wire. Presented at 2nd World Congress on Breast Cancer (Invited Lecture); 2016 Sep 19-21; Phoeniz, AZ.

Basham K, White W. Robotic heminephroureterectomy in a completely duplicated renal unit. Presented at Minimally Invasive Surgery Week; 2016 Aug 31 - Sep 3; Boston, MA.

Lew M, Snyder W, Daley BJ. Routine repeat head computed tomography after trauma is not needed in patients taking aspirin. Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Landry M, Keith LF, Lewis JM. Comparison of outcomes between open vs. videoscopic superficial inguinal lymph node dissection. Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Abraham MP, Heidel RE, Smith LM, Daley BJ, Lawson CM. Early thromboprophylaxis trends toward non-operative failure in splenic injury. Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Kleppe KL, Le HN, Mancini GJ. Low-opioid multimodal pain control strategies reduce narcotic utilization in sleeve gastrectomy patients. Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Kleppe KL, Ramshaw B. Can abdominal wall reconstruction be safely performed without drains? Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Martin EB, Williams A, Wooliver C, Heidel RE, Adams S, Dunlap J, Ramirez-Alvarado M, Blancas-Mejia L, Kennel SJ, Wall JS. Recruitment of human light chain proteins by synthetic fibrils is dependent on disease state and may be used to predict amyloidogenic propensity. Presented at The XVth International Symposium on Amyloidosis (Invited Lecture); 2016 Jul 3-7; Uppsala, Sweden.

Beierle SP, Foster JS, Richey T, Stuckey A, Macy S, Kennel SJ, Wall JS. A novel murine system for validating the specific targeting of peptides to light chain associated (AL) amyloid. Presented at The XVth International Symposium on Amyloidosis (Invited Lecture); 2016 Jul 3-7; Uppsala, Sweden.

Wall JS, Williams A, Stuckey A, Martin EB, Richey T, Wooliver C, Heidel RE, Cheng X, Kennel SJ. Probing the structural requirements of polybasic peptides for effective and specific amyloid reactivity. Presented at The XVth International Symposium on Amyloidosis (Invited Lecture); 2016 Jul 3-7; Uppsala, Sweden.

Bhat SG, Simpson H, Heidel RE, Lewis JM. Utilization of human regenerative tissue matrix: A promising alternative to full thickness skin grafts in select patients undergoing wide local excision. Presented at Tennessee Chapter of American College of Surgeons; 2016 Jul 22-24; Memphis, TN.

Gordon VHL, Dudney T, Dhand R, Shamiyeh J, Heidel RE. Total sleep time strongly correlate with self-reported hospital admissions: An inpatient COPD cohort survey. Presented at SLEEP; 2016 Jun 11-15; Denver, CO.

Wilson GA, Blake GH, Stevens AR, McNabb A, Heidel RE. Comparing medical school training in rural, non-academic settings with training in academic settings: Is there a difference in preparedness for residency? Presented at Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Conference (Invited Lecture); 2016 Apr 30 - May 4; Minneapolis, MN.

Owen RC, Dresner S, Jennings M, Winter CA, Angelle JW, White WM, Jones LA, Kim ED. Non-industry sponsored safety analysis following collagenase clostridium histolyticum (Xiaflex) injection in men with Peyronie's disease. Presented at American Urological Association Annual Meeting; 2016 May 6-10; San Diego, CA.

Jennings M, Angelle J, White W. Robotic adrenalectomy for metastatic melanoma. Presented at American Urological Association Annual Meeting; 2016 May 6-10; San Diego, CA.

Singh A, Turner JF, Dudney T, Sneed G, Gaines T, Snidow J. Massive hemoptysis associated with aberrant blood supply and left lower lobe cystic mass in a patient on Prasugel. Presented at American Thoracic Society International Conference; 2016 May 13-18; San Francisco, CA.

Bell JL, Heidel RE, Orucevic A. Axillary surgery in patients with ductal carcinoma in-situ (DCIS) - Analysis of the US National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) from 1998-2012. Presented at Society of Surgical Oncology's 69th Annual Cancer Symposium; 2016 Mar 2-5; Boston, MA.

Owen RC, Jennings M, Winter CA, Angelle JW, White WM, Jones LA, Kim ED. Non-industry sponsored safety analysis following collagenase clostridium histolyticum (Xiaflex) injection in men with Peyronie's disease. Presented at Southeastern Section of American Urological Association; 2016 Mar 17-20; Nashville, TN.

Basham K, White W, Owen R, Winter C, Jennings M, Angelle J, Waters WB. Robotic hemi-nephroureterectomy in a completely duplicated renal unit. Presented at Southeastern Section of American Urological Association; 2016 Mar 17-20; Nashville, TN.

Kleppe KL, Le HN, Mancini GJ. Low-opioid multimodal pain control strategies reduce narcotic utilization in sleeve gastrectomy patients. Presented at Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons; 2016 Mar 16-19; Boston, MA.

Jennings M, Basham K, Owen R, Winter C, Angelle J, Waters B, White W. Robotic adrenalectomy for metastatic melanoma. Presented at Southeastern Section of American Urological Association; 2016 Mar 17-20; Nashville, TN.

Brock TC, White WM, Pickens RB, Winter CA, Heidel RE. Accuracy of staging MRI in patients undergoing robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy. Presented at Southeastern Section of American Urological Association; 2016 Mar 17-20; Nashville, TN.

Zite NB, Trimble HD, van Nes JB, Roake J, Heidel E. A novel cervical model to teach cervical dilation and effacement. Presented at Association of Processors of Gynecology and Obstetrics & Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting; 2016 Mar 2-5; New Orleans, LA.

Bhat SG, McLoughlin JM, Orucevic A. A case of pancreatic intraductal tubular carcinoma: A rare entity with improved prognosis. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Bhat SG, Woody C, Heidel E, Orucevic A, Bell JL. Evolving trends & influencing factors in mastectomy decisions. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Beierle SP, Lewis J, Heidel RE, Stewart E, McLoughlin J. Women in breast surgery - does a shared anatomy equate to a shared interest? Presented at Academic Surgical Congress; 2016 Feb 2-4; Jacksonville, FL.

Beierle S, Heidel E, Lewis J, Stewart E, Bell J, Gray K, LaPinska M, Mancini M, Nelson HS, McLoughlin J. A novel technique using intraoperative fluoroscopy as a tool to achieve negative margins after a wire-guided partial mastectomy. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Landry M. PET/CT changes management in selective stage II melanoma patients. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Lamb B, Jeffcoach D, Childress R, Heidel RE, Daley BJ. Acute long bone fractures and the weekend effect. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Abraham MP, Russ AJ, Casillas MS. Transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS) for local excision of rectal neoplasms. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Abraham MP, Russ A, Casillas M. Effectiveness of the ligation of intersphincteric fistula tract (LIFT) with biologic mesh interposition in the treatment of fistula-in-ano. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Ford BR, Hruska CJ, Gray KD, Young YD. Gastrointestinal stromal tumor masquerading as a solid pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas; Implications of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Therapy (TKI) in childbearing women. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Univers J, Mountain D, Freeman B, Fisher R, Kirkpatrick S, Klein F, Freeman M, Grandas O. Urotensin's mechanistic role for development of intimal hyperplasia in androgen deficient males. Presented at Academic Surgical Congress; 2016 Feb 2-4; Jacksonville, FL.

Univers J, Linton J, Tonks S, Mancini M. Laparoscopic management of a foramen of Winslow hernia. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Tonks S. Ten-year review of radiation exposure in vascular surgery training. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Lewis AJ, Jeffcoach D, Daley B. A retrospective look at cervical collar immobilization usage by emergency personnel in the population of trauma patients with cervical spine injury. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Kleppe KL, Gray KD, Stancher JA, Duncan LD, Vaughn JW, Orucevic A,. A rare case of plasmablastic lymphoma mimicking adenocarcinoma of the sigmoid colon. Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Ramshaw BJ. The hernia has recurred after component separation, now what? Presented at Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 Feb 20-23; Atlanta, GA.

Ramshaw BJ. Synthetic mesh: How to make educated choices. Presented at Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Summit (Invited Lecture); 2016 Feb 25-27; Vail, CO.

Ramshaw BJ. Laparoscopic TEP repair: How and why. Presented at Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Summit (Invited Lecture); 2016 Feb 25-27; Vail, CO.

Ramshaw BJ. Maximizing your reimbursement through improving value in hernia repair. Presented at Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Summit (Invited Lecture); 2016 Feb 25-27; Vail, CO.

Ward AJ, Bell JL, Jerkins L. A model for survivorship care plans (SCP) at a large academic institution. Presented at Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research; 2016 Jan 15-16; San Francisco, CA.

Buckley MR, Mountain DJ, Bools LM, Kirkpatrick SS, Whelan J, Terry P, Freeman MB, Grandas OH. Dietary Zyflamend inhibits intimal hyperplasia development via the attenuation of macrophage infiltration in a rodent model of vascular injury. Presented at Southern Association for Vascular Surgery; 2016 Jan 20-23; Cancun, Mexico.

Jeffcoach DR, Gallegos JJ, Jesty SA, Coan PN, Chen J, Heidel RE, Daley, BJ. Utility of CPR in hemorrhagic shock, a dog model. Presented at 29th Annual Scientific Assesmly of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma; 2016 Jan 12-16; San Antonio, TX.

Buckley MR, McNally MM, Arnold JD, Grandas OH, Stevens SL, Goldman MH, Carlson ER, Freeman MB. Clinical outcomes of double mandibular osteotomy for exposure of skull based carotid artery pathology. Presented at Southern Association for Vascular Surgery; 2016 Jan 20-23; Cancun, Mexico.

Orucevic A, Heidel RE, Bell JL. Utilization and impact of Oncotype DX 21- gene breast cancer assay in clinical practice across the US: 2010-2012 National Cancer Data Base analysis. Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium; 2015 Dec 8-12; San Antonio, TX.

Orucevic A, Heidel RE, Bell JL. Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base 2010-2012 Oncotype DX breast cancer assay: Lessons learned. Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium; 2015 Dec 8-12; San Antonio, TX.

Abraham MP, Hinds M, Tayidi I, Jeffcoach DR, Corder JM, Hamilton LA, Lawson CM, Bollig RW, Heidel RE, McMillen JC, Daley BJ. Quetiapine for delirium prophylaxis in high-risk critically ill patients. Presented at Region IV Committee on Trauma Resident Paper Competition; 2015 Nov 20-21; Atlanta, GA.

Stevens SL. Treating dissection, perforations, embolization and other complications of lower extremity interventions when endo rescue fails: Tips and tricks. Presented at VEITH: 42nd Annual Symposium on Vascular and Endovascular Issues (Invited Lecture); 2015 Nov 17-21; New York, NY.

Sammons B, Cathey L, Heidel E, Rasnake M. Illicit injection drug use as a risk factor for hospital onset central line-associated bloodstream infection. Presented at Infectious Disease Society of America: ID Week; 2015 Oct 7-11; San Diego, CA.

Rumberger LK, Kolze C, Heidel RE, Himelright I, Spinell J, Findeiss L, Daley B. Improving the accuracy of CT scanning in the diagnosis of small bowel obstruction: To scan or not to scan…again? Presented at American College of Gastroenterology; 2015 Oct 16-21; Honolulu, HI.

Ogburn G, Misra N, Rasnake M, Sammons B, Mendez J, Heidel RE. Evaluation of peripheral eosinophilia in patients on Daptomycin. Presented at Infectious Disease Society of America: ID Week; 2015 Oct 7-11; San Diego, CA.

Enderson BL. Presidential address: Why are we here? Presented at 18th Annual Meeting of the Trauma Center Association of America (Invited Lecture); 2015 Sep 22-25; Louisville, KY.

Enderson BL. Components of the trauma center. Presented at Trauma Center Leadership Course, Trauma Center Association of America (Invited Lecture); 2015 Sep 22-25; Louisville, KY.

Enderson BL. Attaining and maintaining your designation/verification: Common problems. Presented at Trauma Medical Director’s Course, Trauma Center Association of America (Invited Lecture); 2015 Sep 22-25; Louisville, KY.

Enderson BL. Leadership. Presented at Trauma Medical Director’s Course, Trauma Center Association of America (Invited Lecture); 2015 Sep 22-25; Louisville, KY.

Orucevic A, Curzon M, McLoughlin J, Geddam C, Heidel RE, Desai P, Panella T, Bell J. Breast cancer in elderly patients (70 years and older): The University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville 10 year experience. Presented at World Congress on Breast Cancer; 2015 Aug 3-5; Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Bell JL. Using USA guidelines and standards of breast cancer care in an academic medical center: Screening to survivorship. Presented at World Congress on Breast Cancer; 2015 Aug 3-5; Birmingham, United Kingdom.

McLoughlin JM. The role of intraoperative fluoroscopy to improve negative margin resection of partial mastectomies: A single institution experience. Presented at World Congress on Breast Cancer; 2015 Aug 3-5; Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Rumberger LK, Vittetoe D, Cathey L, Brown H, Heidel RE, Daley BJ. Implementing a colorectal bundle may improve surgical site infection rates. Presented at American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program; 2015 Jul 25-28; Chicago, IL.

Daley BJ, Cecil W, Clarke PC, Cofer JB, Guillamondegui O. Up close and personal – A statewide collaborative's effort to get individual surgeon quality improvement data to the practitioner. Presented at American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program; 2015 Jul 25-28; Chicago, IL.

Daley BJ, Cecil W, Clarke PC, Cofer JB, Guillamondegui O. How slow is too slow? Correlation of operative time to complications – An analysis from the Tennessee Surgical Quality Collaborative. Presented at American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program; 2015 Jul 25-28; Chicago, IL.

Bools L, Buckley R, Mountain DJH, Kirkpatrick S, Whelan J, Terry P, Freeman MB, Grandas O. A poly-herbal dietary supplement, Zyflamend, inhibits matrix metalloproteinase expression and attenuates intimal hyperplasia in a rodent model of vascular disease. Presented at Society for Vascular Surgery; 2015 Jun 17-20; Chicago, IL.

Bryant SB, Upadhyaya NB, Heidel RE, Hennessy M, Howard B Rodriguez H. Early diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus in patients with elevated body mass index. Presented at 63rd American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2015 May 2-6; San Francisco, CA.

Bourgeois AC, Bradley YC, McElmurray J, Robinson CA, Heidel ER, Pasciak AS. The effect of anti-reflux catheters on pulmonary shunt fraction in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. Presented at World Conference Interventional Radiology; 2015 May 6-9; New York, NY.

Freeman BM, Mountain DJH, Brock TC, Chapman J, Kirkpatrick SS, Arnold JD, Stevens SL, Goldman MH, Freeman MB, Klein FA, Grandas OH. Testosterone replacement attenuates hyperplasia development in an androgen deficient model of vascular injury independent of MMP regulation. Presented at Vascular Research Initiatives Conference and Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Peripheral Vascular Disease Scientific Sessions; 2015 May 6-9; San Francisco, CA.

Jeffcoach DR. The impact of a targeted CDI intervention on the documentation patterns of Surgery residents: Can they improve? Presented at Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists; 2015 May 24-26; San Antonio, TX.

Crownover J, Terrell T, Heidel E, Galloway L, Casmus R. Association between TNF alpha1, TNF alpha2, and APOE G-219T genotypes and post concussion SAC and SCAT2 scores in college athletes. Presented at American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; 2015 Apr 14-19; Hollywood, FL.

Gray K. Health issues in the African American community. Presented at Beck Cultural Exchange Center (Invited Lectureship); 2015 Apr 9; Knoxville, TN.

Le H. Robotic assisted cholecystectomy in obese patients. Presented at Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons; 2015 Apr 15-18; Nashville, TN.

Bienvenu J, Basham K, Autorina R, Thiel D, Waters WB, White W. Robotic simple prostatectomy: A large multi-institutional outcome analysis. Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2015 Mar 19-22; Savannah, GA.

Moss J, Basham K, White W, Kim E, Klein F, Waters B, Pickens R. Does intravenous acetaminophen improve percutaneous nephrolithotomy outcomes? Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2015 Mar 19-22; Savannah, GA.

Brock T, White W. Robotic right adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma: A stepwise approach. Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2015 Mar 19-22; Savannah, GA.

Bienvenu J, White W, Basham K. Adjustable single-incision mid-urethral sling for pure stress urinary incontinence. Presented at Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association; 2015 Mar 19-22; Savannah, GA.

Ward AJ, McLoughlin JM, Lewis JM, Bell JL, Gray KD, La Charité CT. Oncology-led clinical documentation improvement program beneficial for physicians and hospital. Presented at Society of Surgical Oncology; 2015 Mar 25-28; Houston, TX.

Bourgeois AC, Pasciak A, Bradley YC, Heidel RE, McElmurray J. The impact of an anti-reflux catheter on downstream particulate distribution in liver directed embolotherapy: An in-vivo analysis. Presented at Society of Interventional Radiology; 2015 Feb 28 - Mar 5; Atlanta, GA.

Snyder D, Curzon M, Heidel RE, Geddam C, Panella T, Desai P, Bell J, Orucevic A. Redefining a traditional paradigm: Young (<40) females with breast carcinoma have improved overall survival when compared to > 70 year old. Presented at The 20th Annual Multidisciplinary Symposium on Breast Disease; 2015 Feb 12-15; Amelia Island, FL.

Jeffcoach D, LaCharite T, Barlow P, Powell C, Phillips M, Goldman M. CDI intervention on the documentation patterns of surgical residents. Presented at Academic Surgical Congress; 2015 Feb 3-5; Las Vegas, NV.

Bools LM, Mountain DJ, Fisher RK, Kirkpatrick SS, Arnold JD, Stevens SL, Goldman MH, Freeman MB, Grandas OH. Comparative analysis of polymers for siRNA delivery in vascular smooth muscle cells. Presented at 10th Annual Academic Surgical Congress; 2015 Feb 3-5; Las Vegas, NV.

Bools LM. Staged approach to repair of large femoral pseudoaneurysm caused by infected femoral stents. Presented at Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society; 2015 Jan 29 - Feb 2; Vail, CO.

Bools L, Buckley R, Mountain D, Kirkpatrick S, Whelan J, Terry P, Freeman M, Grandas O. Zyflamend: A poly-herbal extract, inhibits matrix metalloproteinases expression and attenuates intimal hyperplasia in a rodent model of vascular disease. Presented at Southern Association for Vascular Surgery; 2015 Jan 14-17; Scottsdale, AZ.

Abraham M, Hinds E, Daley BJ, McMillan T, Lawson C, Jeffcoach D. Quetiapine for delirium prophylaxis in high-risk critically ill patients. Presented at Society of Critical Care Medicine; 2015 Jan 17-21; Phoenix, AZ.

Mahbub I, Hasan MS, Pullano SA, Quaiyum F, Stephens CP, To G, Fiorillo AS, Gaylord MS, Lorch V. A low power wireless sleep apnea detection system based on pyroelectric sensor. Presented at Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Radio and Wireless Week; 2015 Jan 25-28; San Diego, CA.

Mahbub I, Hasan S, Pullano SA, Quaiyum F, Stephens CP, To G, Islam SK, Fiorillo AS, Gaylord MS, Lorch V. A low power wireless apnea detection system based on pyroelectric sensor. Presented at Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society: Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference; 2014 Dec 8-12; Oahu, HI.

DeSouza K, Duncan L, Lewis J, King R. Malignant blue nevus with blue nevus-like metastases: The combined presentation of two rare entities. Presented at American Society of Dermatopathology Annual Meeting; 2014 Nov 6-9; Chicago, IL.

Mancini G, Phillips M, Le H. Basic endoscopy and laparoscopy resident course. Presented at Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (Invited Lectureship); 2014 Nov 6-7; Cincinnati, OH.

Castelbuono J, Camp N, Walsh M, Langdon R. Terson syndrome: Atypical presentation and the need for fundoscopic evaluation. Presented at Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care; 2014 Oct 9-11; New Orleans, LA.

Corder J, Rasnake N, McNutt K, Smith S, Enderson BL, Daley BJ. Internal staff surge during mass casualty event preserves other hospital resources. Presented at Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma; 2014 Sep 10-13; Philadelphia, PA.

Chen J, Nepveux FJ, Patel P, Heidel RE, Orucevic A. Can finding esophageal eosinophilia in biopsies from esophageal strictures predict the diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis? Presented at College of American Pathologists; 2014 Sep 7-10; Chicago, IL.

Stevens S. Current and future status of aortic arch branched grafts. Presented at University of Kentucky Aortic Symposium (Invited Lectureship); 2014 Sep 4-6; Lexington, KY.

Stevens S. Atherectomy: Applications and outcomes. Presented at 18th Annual Max R. Gaspar Symposium Peripheral Arterial Disease (Invited Lectureship); 2014 Sep 18; Los Angeles, CA.

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