Research & Scholarly Activity

RECENT PUBLICATIONS 2013-2015

Yeykal JM, Stausmire JM, Ahmed MY, Pai A.Right hemicolectomy in a severely anemic Jehovah’s Witness patient with an extremely low preoperative hemoglobin level and the decision to operate. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Dec;114(12):930-5. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.180.PMID: 25429083

cashen research dayStausmire JM, Cashen CP, Myerholtz L, Buderer N. Measuring general surgery residents’ communication skills from the patient’s perspective using the Communication Assessment Tool (CAT). J Surg Educ. 2015 Jan-Feb;72(1):108-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2014.06.021. Epub 2014 Aug 16. PMID: 25139607

 

 

Accepted for publication
Ou C, Sternfeld M, Stausmire JM. Identification and treatment of Ou research dayiliac crest herniation secondary to autogenous bone grafting. Accepted for publication on February 27, 2015 by the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.

 

 

 

PRESENTATIONS 2013-2015

Sogunro O. Detecting accurate tumor size across imaging modalities in breast cancer.

  • Toledo Surgical Society Resident Research Forum, Toledo OH, sogunro research dayMarch 19, 2015
    1st place award research
  • 5th Annual Ohio Osteopathic Association Poster Competition, Columbus OH, April 25, 2015
    2nd place Biomedical Award (Tie)
  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015
    1st place award research

Sogunro O, Skotnicki M. Improving the educational quality of the medical student rotation in general surgery: A QI work in progress

  • 5th Annual Ohio Osteopathic Association Poster Competition, Columbus OH, April 25, 2015
    2nd place Biomedical Award (Tie)
  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015
    1st place award Quality Improvement

Ou C. Case Report Iliac crest hernia presenting as a small bowel obstruction

  • Northwest Ohio Osteopathic Academy Poster Competition and Exhibition Sandusky, OH November 15, 2014
    3rd place award case report
  • Toledo Surgical Society Resident Research Forum, Toledo OH, March 19, 2015
    Honorable mention award
  • 5th Annual Ohio Osteopathic Association Poster Competition, Columbus OH, April 25, 2015
  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015

Watson C, Clendenen K. Case Report – A rare case of total colon Hirschsprung’s Disease (Total Colonic Aganglionosis)

  • 5th Annual Ohio Osteopathic Association Poster Competition,gs research pic Columbus OH, April 25, 2015
  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015
    1st place award Case Report

Myers G, Husted T. Case Report – Late subcutaneous abscess secondary to spilled intrabdominal gallstones during laparoscopic cholecystectomy

  • 5th Annual Ohio Osteopathic Association Poster Competition, Columbus OH, April 25, 2015
  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015

Holloway B, Watson C. Case Report – Incidental infantile multifocal hepatic hemangioendothelioma

  • 5th Annual Ohio Osteopathic Association Poster Competition, Columbus OH, April 25, 2015
  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015

Pickett D, Herrera B, Whapham J. Case Report – An interesting case of blunt traumatic carotid dissection causing a middle cerebral artery ischemic stroke.

  • 15th Annual Mercy Research Symposium, Toledo OH, May 12, 2015

Cashen C. Workshop “Measuring surgery residents’ communication skills from the patient’s perspective using the Communication Assessment Tool (CAT)”, Association of Program Directors in Surgery, April 9, 2014, Chicago IL.

Miller D. 10 Year Institutional Review of the Outcomes of Accidental Hypothermia on the Trauma Patient. Toledo Surgical Society Resident Research Forum Toledo OH, March 2013

  • 1st place award

Skattum A. Impact of Duty Hours on Surgical Resident Case Logs – A Review of Publicly Available ACGME Electronic Data Records. Toledo Surgical Society Resident Research Forum Toledo OH, March 13, 2014.

  • Honorable mention

Rizzo D. Delayed Primary Closure in Dirty Abdominal Wounds Using Negative Pressure Therapy As a Bridge. Toledo Surgical Society Resident Research Forum Toledo OH, March 2013.

  • 3rd place award

Watson C. Abdominal wall metastatic adenocarcinoma from primary colon cancer: a rare case report”. 4th Annual CORE/OOA Poster Competition, Columbus, OH April 26, 2014.

  • 1st Place Award Case Report

RESEARCH 2013-2015

Detecting accurate tumor size across imaging modalities in breast cancer. Sogunro O, Cashen C, Fakir S, Wang J, Stausmire JM

Patient satisfaction: A comparison of currently utilized versus ethnically and physically diverse educational materials for physician discussion of surgical intervention options for breast cancer treatment. Watson C, Cashen C, Burgard K, Stausmire JM

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Improving the educational quality of the medical student rotation in general surgery – Quality Improvement . Sogunro O, Skotnicki M, Cashen C, Watson C.

Measuring general surgery residents’ communication skills from the patient’s perspective using the Communication Assessment Tool. Cashen C, Stausmire JM

Surgical site infection and 30 day readmission rate after lower extremity vascular bypass surgery. Adamolekun D, Cashen C, Stausmire JM.

Journal Club – Hitting the milestones one mile-marker at a time. Cashen C, Stausmire JM

The cost of transfusion may be more than just harmful. Lim H, Leskovan J, Stausmire JM

Development and use of the Yeykal Suture Snare – A cost effective alternative for surgical simulation labs. Yeykal J, Stausmire JM

10 Year Institutional Review of the Outcomes of Accidental Hypothermia on the Trauma Patient. Miller D, Knotts B, Engoren M, Leskovan J, Buderer N, Stausmire JM

Impact of Duty Hours on Surgical Resident Case Logs – A Review of Publicly Available ACGME Electronic Data Records. Skattum A, Stausmire JM

Delayed Primary Closure in Dirty Abdominal Wounds Using Negative Pressure Therapy As a Bridge. Rizzo D, Miller D, Lim H, Cashen C, Knotts B, Hahler B, Schassberger D, Stausmire JM.

Projects Pending IRB Approval

Ou C, Kasper G. The outcome of visceral artery aneurysms treated with endovascular coiling at a community hospital setting.

Sogunro O, Skotnicki M, Cashen C, Watson C. Use of external measures to determine the efficacy of an online general surgery educational curriculum for medical students.

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