Research

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Research

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Publications

Matthews, M. R., Van Sant, L. M., Bollenbach, S. E., Swanson, S. D., Hollingworth, A. K., & Foster, K. N. (2019). Why Trauma Must Trump Burn Injuries: The Spectre of Missed Injuries. Burns Open.

Golden, T., Friedman, A. M., Jazayeri, R., Sanderson, B., & Levy, E. (2019). Primary Repair of the Medial Collateral Ligament with a Double Row Suture Technique and Suture Tape Augmentation for Acute Tibial-Sided Injuries. Arthroscopy Techniques. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eats.2018.11.018

Iwasiuk, G (2019) Thoughts of an Old Surgeon on the New Mammographic Screening Guidelines. Cureus 11(4): e4439. doi:10.7759/cureus.4439.

Huebner, E., Duncan, T., Romero , J.,  Diaz , G.,  Waxman, K.,  Steen, S. (2019).  Do Cavity Shave Margins Help Breast Conserving Surgery Outcomes? Clinics in Surgery, 4(2318), 1-3.

Losh, J., Duncan, T. K., Diaz, G., Lee, H., & Romero, J. (2019). Multidisciplinary Patient Management Improves Mortality in Geriatric Trauma Patients. The American Surgeon, 85(2), 230-233.

Golden, T. F., & Pyle, C. (2019). Arthroscopy’s Role in Treating Ankle Fractures. Inside AANA eNewsletter. Retrieved from https://www.aana.org/aanaimis/sitedownloads/education/newsletter/aana-orif-intro-with-references-2.pdf?_zs=tmuVX&_zl=AmXV1

Jebreel, D. T., Doonan, R. L., & Cohen, V. (2018). Integrating Spirituality Within Yalom’s Group Therapeutic Factors: A Theoretical Framework for Use With Adolescents. group, 42(3), 225-244.

Losh J, Waxman K, Slater E, Ouwendijk R, Kim D, Steen, S. (2017.)  Outcomes with Combination Neo-adjuvant Chemotherapy for HER2Neu Over- Expressed Breast Cancer. J Surg Transplant Sci 5(2): 1050.

Regas S., Doonan, R. (2017).   Bowen Family Systems Therapy with Couples.
In: Lebow J., Chambers A., Breunlin D. (eds) Encyclopedia of Couple and Family Therapy. Springer, Cham.

Billy, H., Surve, A., Fairley, R., Cottam, D., Cottam, A., Zaveri, H., & Cottam, S. (2018). Weight Loss Outcomes of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band with Plication: a Single Center Experience of 66 Patients with 18-Month Follow-Up. Obesity surgery, 2018 Sep 24. doi: 10.1007/s11695-018-3512-5. [Epub ahead of print].

Fairbarin, K., Zhang, L., Harting, M. T., Chen, Y., Stolar, C., Delaplain, P., . . . Guner, Y. (2018). Outcomes of Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Treated with Venovenous Versus Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Propensity Score Approach. Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 53(11), 2092-2099.  doi: 0.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.06.003. Epub 2018 Jun 7.

Coker, C., Karmur, A., & Barton, J. (2016). Jejunoileal Diverticulosis: A Review. Journal of Colitis Diverticulitis, 1(1), 1-4. doi:10001053.

Garcia, O., & Rayhrer, C. (2017). Surgical management of Chilaiditi syndrome with da Vinci(R) robotic system. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, 41, 450-452. doi:10.1016/j.ijscr.2017.10.066.

Garrett, C. C., Azimov, M., Campwala, K., Sarmiento, M., & Linton, K. F. (2018). Breastfeeding Practices Among Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Women at the Postpartum Visit. Journal of Human Lactation, 34(3), 485-493. doi:10.1177/0890334418774765.

Guner, Y. S., Harting, M. T., Fairbairn, K., Delaplain, P. T., Zhang, L., Chen, Y., . . . Stein, J. E. (2018). Outcomes of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia treated with Venovenous versus Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: a propensity score approach. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.06.003.

Horn, N., Zystra, D., Getz, A., Blevins, M., & Bergman-Howell, J. (2016). Trends in Vitamin D Testing in the Community Clinic Setting (Vol. 5). Colorado Springs, CO: Opti-West Educational Consortium, in association with the Center for the advancement of healthcare education and delivery.

Iwasiuk, G., & Nealy, J. (2017). Coincidence or not? A rare case of rectal leiomyosarcoma amidst incidental findings of anal squamous cell carcinoma: case presentation and literature review. Journal of Surgical Case Reports, 2017(9), rjx175. doi:10.1093/jscr/rjx175.

Lazzarotto, M., Keenum, A. J., & Januchowski, R. (2017). Movement Disorders. Osteopathic Family Physician, 9(6). doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/ofp.v9i6.528.

Losh, J. M., Gough, A., Rutherford, R., Romero, J., Diaz, G., & Schweitzer, J. (2017). Surgical Site Infection Reduction Bundle: Implementation and Challenges at Ventura County Medical Center. The American Surgeon, 83(10), 1147-1151.

Losh, J. M., Sanchez, B., & Waxman, K. (2017). Refractory pseudoachalasia secondary to laparoscopically placed adjustable gastric band successfully treated with Heller myotomy. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 13(2), e4-e8.

Pulido, L., Iwasiuk, G., Sparkuhl, M., Bui, D., & Springs, H. (2017). Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome presenting in an incarcerated recurrent inguinal hernia with hydrocele. Urology Case Reports, 12, 47-48.

Mitchell, G., Eden, M., & Ramos, C. (2017). A Surgical Stalemate. Clinical Vignette Proceedings of UCLA Health, 21.

Valdez, V., Lyche, S., & Lyche, K. D. (2015). Sa1454 Quality of Colonoscopy During Bidirectional Endoscopy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 81(5), AB222.

Wagner, R. A., Hogan, S. P., Burge, J. R., Bates, C. M., & Sanchez, H. B. (2018a). The Radiographic Prepatellar Fat Thickness Ratio Correlates With Infection Risk After Total Knee Arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 33(7), 2251-2255. doi:10.1016/j.arth.2018.02.022.

Papers, Conference Posters and Presentations

Fairbairn, K. (2019) Trends in Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy in a County Safety-Net Hospital,  American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter ACS, Santa Barbara, California.

Elias, B., Puneet, K., Arfaei, A. (2018) EBUS with a Side of Air.
American College of Physicians California Region I. Huntington Beach California.

MacKenzie, K., Brianna K., Khandelwal, S., Desai, C. (2018).
Peripheral Eosinophilia: A Rare Presentation of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis with Renal Failure in a Young Adult.  American College of Physicians California Region I. Huntington Beach California.

Chandler, T., Khandelwal, P., Frugoli, A.,  Kong, L. (2018)
NexPorphyria: A Case Study of Acute Intermittent Porphyria after Insertion of NexPlanon. American College of Physicians California Region I. Huntington Beach California.

Shaheed, T., Alboiny, S., Glover, N. (2018). Confusion that Bleeds: A case presentation of Spontaneous  Bilateral Intracerebral Hemorrhage. American College of Physicians California Region I. Huntington Beach California.

Franklin, C., Shaheed, T., Carlson, D. (2018). Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma Masquerading as Cellulitis in the Setting of Long-term Immunosuppressive Therapy. The Society of Hospital Medicine, Raleigh, North Carolina.

Van Sant, L. (2018) Safety and Efficacy of Early Initiation of a Benzodiazepine-Sparing Alcohol Withdrawal Protocol (BSAP) in Trauma and Surgical Patients: A Pilot Study. American College of Surgeons at the Chapter’s Annual Scientific Meeting, Santa Barbara, California.

Fairbarin, K., Zhang, L., Harting, M. T., Chen, Y., Stolar, C., Delaplain, P., . . . Guner, Y. (2018). Outcomes of Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Treated with Venovenous Versus Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Propensity Score Approach. American Pediatric Surgical Association Annual Meeting, Palm Desert, California.

Lazzarotto, M. (2018). Effect of the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative on Breast Feeding Rates.  Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California Annual Convention, Monterey, California.

Romero, J., Losh, J., Duncan, T., & Diaz, G. (2018). Multidisciplinary Patient Management Improves Mortality in Geriatric Trauma Patients.  The Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, Santa Barbara, California.

Fairbarin, K., Zhang, L., Harting, M. T., Chen, Y., Stolar, C., Delaplain, P., . . . Guner, Y. (2018). Outcomes of Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Treated with Venovenous Versus Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Propensity Score Approach.  The American Pediatric Surgical Association Annual Meeting, Palm Desert, California.

Fairley, R., & Billy, H. (2018). Sleeve Gastrectomy with Simultaneous Pyloroplasty Significantly Improves Gastric Emptying in Patients with Medically Refractory Gastroparesis.  The American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter, Santa Barbara, California.

Golden, T., & Pyle, C. (2018). Transitioning from Posterior to Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Community Orthopedist’s Outcomes. Cottage Health and UCSB Collaborative Research Symposium, Santa Barbara, California.

Burge, J. R., Thomas, C., Gordon, A., Linton, K., & Golden, T. (2017). Subtotal Meniscectomy for Degenerative Medial Meniscus Root Tears: Good Functional Scores and Patient Satisfaction at Midterm Followup.  The American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.

Singh, G., Harris, S., Carlson, D., & Stowe, R. (2017). Quantitative Analysis of Bioinflammatory Marker Procalcitonin & Length of Stay in a Community Hospital Setting.  The American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Convention and Scientific Sessions, Prince Georges, Maryland.

Cameron, M., & Brooks, D. (2017). A Surfer’s Gnarly Loss of Exercise Tolerance.  The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.

Nealy, J., Rayhrer, C., & Iwasiuk, G. (2017). Mammosite Brachytherapy: A Retrospective Patient Survey Regarding Perceived Cosmesis, Access to Care, and Overall Satisfaction.  The American Society of Breast Surgeons Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Steen, S., & Losh, J. (2017). Surgical Outcomes after Combined HER2/NEU Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy.  The Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, Santa Barbara, California.

Bitar, H. (2016) Clostridium Difficile Infections in Hospital & Community Settings
American College of Physicians Annual Internal Medicine Meeting. Washington, DC.

Romero, J., & Losh, J. (2016). Efficacy of Protocol Driven Analgesia for Trauma Patients in the ED: A Pilot Study.  The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma Region IX, Los Angeles, California.

Sharif, S., Frugoli, A., Bitar, H., Oster, H., & Oulette, C. (2016). Descriptive Review and Comparison of C Difficile Infections in Hospital & Community Settings.  The American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting, Washington, District of Columbia.

Nealy, J., & Billy, H. (2016). Sleeve Gastrectomy and Pyloroplasty for Treatment of Chronic End-Stage Gastroparesis in a Morbidly Obese Woman.  The American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter, Santa Barbara, California.

Sharif, S., Kang, J., Robinson, H., & Jenkins, L. (2015). Fluid Resuscitation in Congestive Heart Failure Patients with Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock at Community Memorial Hospital.  The American College of Physicians Southern California Regional Conference, Marina del Rey.

Honors Awards & Recognitions

Stevens, M.  (2018). Ultimate Female Medical Doctor Award presented by City of Santa Clarita.

Van Sant, L. (2019) Benzodiazepine sparing protocol in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal in trauma and surgical patients.  1st  place Award Winner at Community Memorial Health System Residency Forum, Ventura, California.

Lamb, A. (2019) Virtual Reality in Orthopedic Surgery.  2nd place Award Winner at  Community Memorial Health System Residency Forum, Ventura, California.

Mueller, J. (2019) Chronic Distal Biceps Avulsion Treated with Suture Button.  3rd place Award Winner at Community Memorial Health System Residency Forum, Ventura, California.

Jreije, K. (2019) Trophy Winner, Surgical Jeopardy, Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Conference, Santa Barbara, California.

Jones, G. (2019) Trophy Winner, Surgical Jeopardy, Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Conference, Santa Barbara, California.

Jreije, K. (2019) Superior Surgical Approach with respect to Treatment of Rectal Cancer.  1st place Debate Winner at Annual Debate Competition with Cottage Hospital Surgery Resident Program, Santa Barbara, California.