The Department of Surgery has been involved in basic science, translational, investigator initiated, and clinical trials for many years. Each year, our residents and faculty maintain a strong presence by participating in OU-Tulsa Annual Research Forum. OU-Tulsa Surgery Department has won many awards and we are proud of the contribution our faculty and residents have made toward their research endeavors.
Surgical Research at OU-Tulsa
Surgical Research Highlights
2017-2018 Research Projects, Department Presentations, and Publications here (PDF)
Peer-reviewed journal articles published by Faculty
Khorgami Z, Fleischer W, Mushtaq N, Charles M, Howard CA. Ten-year trends in traumatic injury mechanisms and outcomes: A Trauma Registry analysis. 2018. Am J of Surgery. Apr;215(4):727-734. PMID: 29397887.
Khorgami Z, Shoar S, Saber AA, Howard CA, Goodarz D, Sclabas GM. Two-year outcomes of bariatric surgery versus medical management for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Diabetes Care. Submitted.
Tanious A, Wooster M, Jung A, Nelson PR, Armstrong PA, Shames ML. Open abdominal surgical training differences experienced by integrated vascular and general surgery residents. 2017. J Vasc Surg. Oct;66(4):1280-1284. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2017.02.059. PMID: 28583729.
Royall NA, Walsh RM. Robotic distal pancreatectomy and splenectomy: rationale and technical considerations. 2017. J Vis Surg. Sep 30;3:135. doi:10.21037/jovs.2017.08.01. eCollection 2017. Review. PMID: 29078695
Khorgami Z, Aminian A, Shoar S, Andalib A, Saber AA, Schauer PR, Brethauer SA, Sclabas GM. Cost of bariatric surgery and factors associated with increased cost: an analysis of national inpatient sample. 2017. Surg Obes Relat Dis. Aug:13(8):1284-1289. doi:10.1016/j.soard.2017.04.010. PMID: 28583812.
Posters & Presentations
Peer-reviewed and published by Faculty & Residents
Khorgami Z. National Costs of Bariatric Surgery & the Predictors of Extreme Costs, American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Nov 2016
Heard J, Wilson B, Ng G, Khorgami Z, Howard CA. Successful treatment of bleeding duodenal lesion of Dieulafoy post-gastric bypass. Presented at: Clinical Vignette Symposium, May 16, 2018; Tulsa, OK
Diaz A, Ng G, Baker J, Hoff S. Case Report: A rare case of colorectal cancer metastasis to the endometrium. Presented at: Clinical Vignette Symposium, May 16, 2018; Tulsa, OK.
Reavis HS, Sahawneh J, Patel D, Nelson PR, Chow G. Splenic artery pseudoaneurysm: A difficult diagnosis to make. Presented at: Clinical Vignette Symposium, May 16, 2018; Tulsa, OK.
Mendelsberg R, Patel D, Taubman K, Nelson PR. Endovascular treatment of an anastomotic stricture secondary to intimal hyperplasia. Presented at: Clinical Vignette Symposium, May 16, 2018; Tulsa, OK. CVS 2nd Place Award Winner.