Edwin Acevedo
Temple University
Publications 7
#1Edwin Acevedo (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 1
#2Michael Mazzei (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 1
Last.Michael A. Edwards (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 18
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Introduction Revisional bariatric surgery is being increasingly performed and is associated with higher operative risks. Optimal techniques to minimize complications remain controversial. Here, we report a retrospective review of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Participant User Files (PUF) database, comparing outcomes between revision RBS and LBS.
#1Andrew A. Gassman (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 3
#2Judy Pan (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 1
Last.Sumeet S. Teotia (UTSW: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)H-Index: 13
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#1Richard Tyrell (TU: Temple University)
#2Catherine Kilmartin (TU: Temple University)
Last.Andrew A. Gassman (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 3
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Abstract Laser-assisted indocyanine-green imaging (ICG) has a wide range of surgical applications, and has been used in reconstructive surgery to aid in assessing the viability of free tissue transfers and to help predict poor tissue perfusion. However, its indications for use is limited to assessing free flap tissue perfusion, coronary artery perfusion during coronary artery bypass (CABG), and tissue perfusion in diabetic foot ulcers, to name a few. This system has been proven to be a safe, rel...
#1Edwin Acevedo (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 1
#2Lars O. Sjoholm (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 6
Last.Amy J. Goldberg (TU: Temple University)H-Index: 17
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Purpose of Review Penetrating chest trauma is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the USA, with changes in imaging techniques due to the advent of chest computed tomography. In this paper, we aim to review current literature and discuss indications for chest computed tomography (CCT) in the setting of hemodynamically stable patients with penetrating chest trauma. This review will also discuss the different injury patterns seen in thoracic and transmediastinal injuries and how CCT can aid...