American Society for Peripheral Nerve
2019 ePosters

Program and Abstracts | ePosters

PN EP1
Gait Adaptation in the Context of the Agonist-Antagonist Myoneural Interface (AMI)
Tyler R Clites, PhD1; Matthew J. Carty, MD2; Matthew E Carney, MS1; Shriya S Srinivasan, BS1; Hugh Herr, PhD1
1Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
PN EP2
Local FK506 Dose-Dependent Study Using a Novel Three-Dimensional Organotypic Assay
Kasra Tajdaran, MASc, PhD1,2; Katelyn Chan, B.Eng BioSci1,2; Jennifer J Zhang, MD, PhD3; Tessa Gordon, PhD, DSc3; Gregory H. Borschel, MD, FAAP, FACS1,2
1Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 3The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
PN EP3
Revitalizing the Common Peroneal Index for Assessing Functional Recovery Following Nerve Injury
Calder Fontaine,MD1; Eric A Yeager, MS1; Michael Sledziona, B.S.1; Hyun Woo Joo, MD1; Amanda K Jones, PhD2; Tim P Moore, B.S.1; Jonathan Cheetham, VetMB, PhD, DACVS1;
1Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO
PN EP4
Regeneration After Peripheral Nerve Repair With Nerbridge® In Segmental Sciatic Nerve Defects In Rats
Shunsuke Nishimoto, MD, PhD1; Hiroyuki Tanaka, MD, PhD2; Tsuyoshi Murase, MD, PhD2; Hideki Yoshikawa, MD, PhD2
1Kansai Rosai Hospital, Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan, 2Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan
PN EP5
Opioids and Neuropathic Pain Medication Use in Patients with Brachial Plexus Injuries
Christopher Dy, MD, MPH; Kate Peacock, BS; Margaret A Olsen, PhD, MPH; Wilson Z Ray, MD; David M Brogan, MD, MSc
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
PN EP6
Follistatin Concentrations following Two Novel Recombinant Delivery Methods in Chronically Denervated Muscle
Satya Mallu, MD; Mark Feger, PhD; Gaurangkumar Patel, BS; Mary Shall, PhD; Jonathan Isaacs, MD
Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
PN EP7
WITHDRAWN
PN EP8
Decellularized Vascularized Nerve Scaffolds For The Repair Of Peripheral Nerves
Tsering Wütrich, MSc1; Ioana Lese, MD2; Jérôme Duisit, MD3; Louis Maistriaux, MD3; Ekkehard Hewer, MD, PhD1; Cedric Zubler, cand med1; Ruslan Hluschchuk, MD, PhD1; Pierre Gianello, MD3; Benoit Lengele, MD, PhD3; Esther Voegelin, MD4; Robert Rieben, PhD1; Radu Olariu, MD2; Adriano Taddeo, PhD1
1University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland, 2Inselspital University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland, 3Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain, Belgium, 4Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, Inselspital University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
PN EP9
Human Schwann Cell Derivation From Small Skin Biopsies
Tak Ho Chu, PhD1; Tanmay Mishra, BSc1; Jo Stratton, PhD2; Jeff Biernaskie, PhD3; Rajiv Midha, MD, MSc, FRCS(C)4
1University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, 2Neuroscience, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, 3Hotchkiss Brain Institute, and Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, 4Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
PN EP10
Targeted Muscle Reinnervation for Surgical Pain Management in Amputees: Clinical Case Series at a Single Academic Medical Institution
Brendan J MacKay, MD; Joash R Suryavanshi, BA; Bradley Osemwengie, BA; Nancy E Swinford, R.T. (R)(ARRT), CCRC; Desirae McKee, MD
Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock, TX
PN EP11
Human Epineural Sheath Conduits Supported with Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Enhances Nerve Regeneration in Rat Experimental Model
Marcin Strojny, MD; Joanna Cwykiel, MS; Maria Siemionow, MD PhD DSc
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
PN EP12
Sensory Percepts Elicited by Macrosieve Stimulation of the Rat Sciatic Nerve
Nikhil S Chandra, MS; Weston M McCarron, BS; Harold Burton, PhD; Leonard S Green, PhD; Daniel W Moran, PhD; Wilson Z Ray, MD; Matthew R MacEwan, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
PN EP13
Age And Time Dependent Effects On The Functional Outcome After Median Nerve Injury And Repair
Thomas Hansson, MD, PhD
Department of Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery and Burns, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden
PN EP14
Engineering a Core-Shell Electrospun Nerve Wrap For The Controlled Release Of FK506
Katelyn Chan, B.Eng BioSci1,2; Marina Manoraj,1,2; Kasra Tajdaran, MASc, PhD1,2; Tessa Gordon, PhD2,3; Gregory H. Borschel, MD, FAAP, FACS1,2,3
1Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 3Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
PN EP15
Feasibility Study for Clinical Trial for Electric Stimulation in Idiopathic Facial Paralysis with Poor prognosis
Myriam D Loyo, MD1; Michelle U Cameron, MD, PT2; Inaki Martinez-Creel, BA1
1Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, 2Portland Vetereans Administration Hospital, Portland, OR
PN EP16
Identification of Complementary versus Comprehensive Baseline Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) in an Adult Peripheral Nerve Pain Specialty Clinic for Prospective Data Collection
Kate Wan-Chu Chang, MA, MS1; Shawn Brown, CMA1; Lynda Yang, MD, PhD1; David L. Brown, MD2; Srinivas Chiravuri, MD1
1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2Section of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
PN EP17
WITHDRAWN
PN EP18
An Evaluation of the Effect of Corneal Neurotization on Corneal Epithelial Thickness in a Rat Model of Neurotrophic Keratopathy
Kira Antonyshyn, BSc1,2; Joseph Catapano, MD, PhD1; Jennifer J Zhang, MD, PhD1; Tessa Gordon, PhD3; Gregory H. Borschel, MD, FAAP, FACS4
1The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 3Neurosurgery/Spine Center, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 4Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
PN EP19
Joint Denervation to Manage Painful Wrist and Trapezio-Metacarpal Arthritis in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury
Andreas Gohritz, MD
Swiss Paraplegia Center, Nottwil, Nottwil, Switzerland
PN EP20
Indirect Cost of Traumatic Brachial Plexus Injuries in the United States
Christopher Dy, MD, MPH1; Thomas Hong, MS, MD1; Andrea Tian, MD1; Ryan Sachar, BS1; Wilson Z Ray, MD1; David M Brogan, MD, MSc2
1Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
PN EP21
Post Trigeminal Allograft Repair MRN Analysis
John Randall Zuniga, DMD, MS, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
PN EP22
Intrafacial Nerve Transfer for Facial Synkinesis: An Anatomical Feasibility Study
David Jensson, MD1; Wolfgang Johann Weninger, MD2; Chieh-Han John Tzou, MD, PhD3; Lars Jonsson, MD, Phd1; Stefan Meng, MD4; Andrés Rodriguez-Lorenzo, MD, PhD5
1Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, 2Center for Anatomy and Cell Biology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 3Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Hospital of Divine Savior, Vienna, Austria, 4Center for Anatomy and cell biology, Vienna, Austria, 5Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
PN EP23
Targeted Muscle Reinnervation as a Treatment For Amputee-Related Pain
Lauren Mioton, MD1; Gregory A Dumanian, MD2; Benjamin K Potter, MD3; Jennifer E. Cheesborough, MD4; Jason M. Souza, MD3; Sumanas W Jordan, MD, PhD5; George P. Nanos, MD6; Scott M Tintle, MD7; William J Ertl, MD, PhD8; Ian L. Valerio, MD, MS, MBA9; Vania Apkarian, PhD10; Jason H Ko, MD11
1Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, 3Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 4Division of Plastic Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, 5Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 6Department of Orthopaedics, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 7Walter Reed National Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 8University of Oklahoma Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 9Department of Plastic Surgery, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH, (10)Northwestern Unviersity, chicago, IL, (11)Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
PN EP24
Strategy For The Implementation Of Agonist-Antagonist Myoneural Interfaces In Amputated Residua
Shriya S Srinivasan, BS1; Maurizio Diaz,1; Matthew J. Carty, MD2; Hugh Herr, PhD1;
1Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
PN EP25
Modulation of the Acute Inflammatory Process with Processed Umbilical Cord Membrane: Potential Applications for Management of Post-Traumatic Inflammation Mediated Neuritis
Kiri Hamaker, MS; Jason Park, MS; Mindy E Sadik, PhD; Ivica Ducic, MD PhD; Anne Engemann, PhD; Erick DeVinney, BS
AxoGen, Alachua, FL
PN EP26
A Clinical Multi-Center Registry Study On Digital Nerve Repair Using A Biodegradable Nerve Conduit Of PGA With External And Internal Collagen Scafoldding
Hirohisa Kusuhara, Md, Phd; Yu Sueyoshi, Md; Noritaka Isogai, Md, Phd
Kindai University, Osaka-Sayama, Japan
PN EP27
Reciprocal Nerve Staining (RNS) Allows the Concurrent Detection of Myelin Basic Protein and Choline Acetyltransferase on Paraffin-embedded Sections
Antonio Merolli, MD FBSE1; Pedro Louro, MBA1; Cristiana Carvalho, PhD2; Joachim Kohn, PhD FBSE1
1Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, 2University of Minho, Guimaraes, Portugal
PN EP28
Evaluation of Neural Tissue Regeneration Mediated by a Functional Peptide, Ln2-P3
Sang Wha Kim, MD, PhD
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Seoul national University hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); Youn Hwan Kim, MD, PhD; Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South)
PN EP29
Educational Material Preferences in Adult Patients with Peripheral Nerve and Spine Injury
Kate Wan-Chu Chang, MA, MS; Shawn Brown, CMA; Brandon W Smith, MD, MS; Claire Minji Kim, BS; Lynda Yang, MD, PhD
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
PN EP30
Diagnostic Criteria for Symptomatic Neuroma
Denise Arnold, BA; Suzanne Caroline Wilkens, MD; Neal C Chen, MD; Ivica Ducic, MD, PhD; Kyle R Eberlin, MD;
Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
PN EP31
An Alternative Surgical Architecture to Broaden Accessibility of the Agonist-antagonist Myoneural Interface (AMI)
Tyler R Clites, PhD1; Matthew J. Carty, MD2; Shriya S Srinivasan, BS1; Hugh Herr, PhD1;
1Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
PN EP32
PN EP33
Peripheral Nerve Matrix Hydrogel Promotes Recovery by Modulation of Macrophage Phenotype
Jonathan Cheetham, VetMB, PhD, DACV1; Megan Bernard, MS, DVM2; Travis Prest, MS3; Tim P. Moore, BS2; Lorenzo Soletti, PhD, MBA, MS4; Brown Bryan, PhD3
1Department of Clinical Sciences, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY, 2Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY, 3McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, 4Renerva LLC, Pittsburgh, PA
PN EP34
Trends in Electric Stimulation for Facial Paralysis: Electronic Survey of Physical Therapists in Oregon and Rapid Review of the Evidence
Allison U Munn, MD1; Michelle U Cameron, MD, PT1,2; Myriam D Loyo, MD1
1Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, 2Portland Vetereans Administration Hospital, Portland, OR
PN EP35
"Isolated Long Thoracic Nerve Palsy": More Than Meets The Eye
Andrés A. Maldonado, MD, PhD1,2; Scott Zuckerman, MD3; B. Matthew Howe, MD4; Michelle Mauermann, MD2; Robert J. Spinner, MD5
1BG Unfallklinik, Frankfurt, Germany, 2Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 3Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 4Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 5Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
PN EP36
WITHDRAWN
PN EP37
A Comprehensive Protocol for the Study of Sciatic Nerve Regeneration in the Rabbit
Antonio Merolli, MD FBSE; Lauren Bright, VMD PhD; Wei Chang, PhD; Joachim Kohn, PhD FBSE
Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ
PN EP39
Tropism Regeneration of Peripheral Nerves: A Novel Direction of the Treatment of the Severe Nerve Injuries
Peixun Zhang, Ph.D China; Na Han, PhD
Peking University, Beijing, China
PN EP40
Vascularized Sural Nerve Flap for Complex Peripheral Nerve Injuries Using Perforator to Perforator Techniques
Mohammed Hassan El Fahar, MD Ph.D EBOPRAS
Mansoura Univeristy, Mansoura, Egypt
PN EP41
Using the Scratch Collapse Test To Detect Clinical Or Subclinical Peroneal Palsy In The Hospitalized Patient In Order To Prevent Falls
Isaac Fernandez, BS; Jessica Avila, BS; Vincent Battafarano, BA; Gilberto Agustin Gonzalez Trevizo, MD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, El Paso, TX
PN EP42
Limb Loss as Salvage: Reinventing Extremity Amputation for the 21st Century
Matthew J. Carty, MD1; Hugh Herr, PhD2; Tyler R Clites, PhD3; Shriya S Srinivasan, BS2; Simon G. Talbot, MD4; Gregory A. Dumanian, MD5; Paul S. Cederna, MD6
1Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 2Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 3MIT, Cambridge, MA, 4Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 5Division of Plastic Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, 6Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
PN EP43
Primary Shoulder Surgery As A Possible Complete Treatment For Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Palsy
Leahthan Faye Domeshek, MD1; Kristin Davidge, MD, MSc, FRCSC1; Karen Klar, BScPT2; Alison Anthony, BScPT2; Sevan Hopyan, MD3; Howard Clarke, MD, PhD, FRCSC4
1The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 3Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 4Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, ON, Canada
PN EP44
Greater Occipital Nerve Block For The Treatment Of Chronic Migraine Headaches: A Systematic Review And Meta-Analysis
Orr D. Shauly, MS; Daniel Joseph Gould, MD PhD; Ketan M. Patel, MD
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
PN EP45
WITHDRAWN
PN EP46
Effect of a Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor (Bfgf) Slow-Release System Combined With Biodegradable Nerve Conduit For Nerve Regeneration
Japan Sueyoshi, MD; Hirohisa Kusuhara, MD, PhD; Tomokazu Fukuda, MD, PhD; Noritaka Isogai, MD, PhD
Kindai University, Osaka-Sayama, Japan
PN EP48
Chronic Large Symptomatic Mass Mimicking And Compressing Peripheral Nerve Tumor: Venous Vascular Malformation
Line Jacques, MD; Beata Durcanova, medical student; Joseph MD Osorio, MD; Cynthia Chin, MD; Andrew Bollen, MD
UCSF, San Francisco, CA
PN EP49
Determining the Potential of Fibrin to Facilitate Schwann Cell Transplant to Acellular Nerve Allografts
Jerry Tsung-Kai Lin, MD1,2; Deng Pan, BS1; Xueping Ee, MD1; Johnny Chuieng - Yi Lu, MD3,4; Matthew Wood, PhD1; Susan E. Mackinnon, MD5
1Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, 2Department of Surgery, Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan, 3Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 4Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, 5Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
PN EP50
Degree Of Sensory Loss Predicts Risk For Ulceration In Diabetic Patients
Willem D. Rinkel, MD1,2; Erwin Birnie, PhD2; Manuel Castro Cabezas, MD, PhD2; J Henk Coert, MD, PhD1,2
1Utrecht University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2Franciscus Gasthuis & Vlietland, Rotterdam, Netherlands
PN EP51
New Persistent Opioid Use Among Patients Undergoing Common Peripheral Nerve Procedures
Katherine Santosa, MD, MS1; Hsou-Mei Hu, PhD, MBA, MHS2; Susan E. Mackinnon, MD3; Amy M Moore, MD3; Alison K. Snyder-Warwick, MD4; Jennifer F. Waljee, MD, MPH, MS5
1Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 3Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, 4Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 5Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
PN EP52
Endogenous Expression Levels of Repressor Element-1 Silencing Transcription Factor (REST) in Peripheral Multipotent Progenitor Cells
Marvin E Dingle, MD1; Stephen Fernicola, MD1; Alexandra Yaszemski, MBA2; Sonia Zicaria, PhD2; Edmund C Nesti, PhD3; Leon J. Nesti, MD, PhD4
1Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 2Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, 3Alcamena Stem Cell Therapeutics, Spencerville, MD, 4Orthopaedic Surgery, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
PN EP53
PN EP54
Analysis of Nerve Stretch Injury Compared to Crush, Transection with Primary Repair, Transection with Secondary Repair Injuries, and Transection with No Repair
Ilyas Eli, MD1; Stewart Yeoh, PhD1; Wesley Warner, BS1; Mark A. Mahan, MD2
1University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
PN EP55
Etiology and Outcomes of Surgically Treated Sural Neuromas
Linda Gamo, Bsc1; Jonathan Lans, MD2; Niek Wolvetang, MD2; Verhiel Svenna, MD2; Neal C Chen, MD3; Kyle R Eberlin, MD4
1Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 3Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 4Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
PN EP56
Nerve Diameter of the Hand: A Cadaveric Study
Ricardo Ortiz, BSc; Ritsaart F Westenberg, MD; Christopher Langhammer, MD, PhD; William J Knaus, MD; Neal C Chen, MD; Kyle R Eberlin, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
PN EP57
Magnetic Resonance Neurography To Detect Occipital Nerve Compression In Migraines
Kyle Sanniec, MD1; Lyahn Hwang, MD2; Avneesh Chhabra, MD3; Ronnie Pezeshk, MD2; Bardia Amirlak, MD4
1University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 2UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 3University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 4Plastic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern, Dallas, TX
PN EP58
WITHDRAWN
PN EP59
PN EP60
Peripheral Nerve Surgical Competence of Senior Plastic Surgery and Neurosurgery Residents
Curtis Budden, MD MEd1; Andrew Jack, MD MSc FRCSC2; Jaret Olson, MD3; Vivek Mehta, MD MSc FRCSC2
1Plastic Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, 2University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, 3Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
PN EP61
Return to work for double and isolated major nerve injuries in volar forearm lacerations
Ryan B Bucknam, MD; Gilberto Agustin Gonzalez Trevizo, MD; Isaac Fernandez, BS
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, El Paso, TX
PN EP62
Treatment Disparities in Traumatic Upper Extremity Nerve Injuries
Abbas Peymani, MD MS; Anna Rose Johnson, MPH; Arriyan Samandar Dowlatshahi, MD; Samuel J Lin, MD, MBA, FACS
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center / Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
PN EP63
Myth Revisited: Predegenerated Isografts does not Improve Nerve Regeneration Across Nerve Gaps
Johnny Chuieng - Yi Lu, MD1,2; Tsung-Kai Lin, MD3; Lauren Schellhardt, BS4; Daniel A. Hunter, RA4; Xueping Ee, MD4; Alison K. Snyder-Warwick, MD5; Susan E. Mackinnon, MD6; Matthew Wood, PhD4
1Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan, 2Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 3Chang Gung University and Medical College, Taoyuan, Taiwan, 4Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, 5Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 6Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
PN EP64
Trends and Outcomes Between Direct Nerve Repair and Nerve Graft for the Treatment of Upper Extremity Peripheral Nerve Injury: Nationwide Analysis from 2002 to 2014
Neill Yun Li, MD; Justin E Kleiner, BS; Christopher J Got, MD
Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
PN EP65
The Extent of Brachial Plexus Injury: A Forgotten Factor in Suprascapular to Spinal Accessory Nerve Outcomes
Kevin T Rezzadeh, BA1; David Daar, MD2; Jacques H. Hacquebord, MD1; Ajul Shah, MD3
1New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, 2NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, 3Section of Plastic Surgery, New York University, New York, NY
PN EP66
Too Much or Too Little?: A Systematic Review of Post-Paretic Synkinesis Treatment
Jodi B Lapidus, MPHS; Johnny Chuieng-Yi Lu, MD; Katherine Bernadette Santosa, MD, MS; Alison K. Snyder-Warwick, MD
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
PN EP67
WITHDRAWN
PN EP68
The Impact Of The Local Neuroma Environment On The Development Of Pain
Alexandra E Halevi, MD1; Deng Pan, BS1; Jesse Hu, BS2; Susan E. Mackinnon, MD3; Matthew Wood, PhD1; Amy M Moore, MD4
1Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, 2Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, 3Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 4Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
PN EP69
Clinical Outcome for Surgical Treatment of Traumatic neuroma with a Processed Nerve Allograft: Results of a Small Prospective Case Series
Anne Bolleboom, BSc; Godard De Ruiter, MD;
The Hague, Netherlands; Karin Boer, Hand & Pols Centrum Den haag, Den Haag, Netherlands
PN EP70
The Impact of Brachial Plexus Injury on Quality of Life
Gabriella Margaret Brown, BS; Chapel Hill, NC; Carrie Bettlach, FNP; Susan E. Mackinnon, MD; Amy M Moore, MD
Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
PN EP71
Epidemiology Of Brachial Plexus Injuries In A Multi-Trauma Population: A 10 Year Retrospective Analysis Of A Single Level I Trauma Center
Adnan Prsic, MD; David C Ludwig, DMD; Shane D Morrison, MD; Dennis Kao, MD; Grant O'Keefe, MD
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
PN EP72
A TARGET Approach to Neuroma Pain - A Review of Latest Neuroma Treatment Options
Manuel A. Medina, MD; Ian L. Valerio, MD, MS, MBA
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH
PN EP73
Utilizing Processed Nerve Allograft in Large Gap Peripheral Nerve Reconstruction in a Military Population
Marvin E Dingle, MD; Michael D Baird, MD; John Dunn, MD; Patricia E Mckay, MD; Leon J. Nesti, MD
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
PN EP74
WITHDRAWN
PN EP75
Posterior Interosseous Nerve Graft: Utilizing A Ratio Of Surface Anatomy To Predict Length For Digital Nerve Reconstruction
Brad Vivace, BS1; Swapnil D Kachare, MD1; Luke Meredith, BS1; Christina Kapsalis, BS1; Milind D Kachare, MD2; Bradon Wilhelmi, MD1
1University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
PN EP76
Gender Imbalance at Academic Plastic Surgery Meetings
Katherine Santosa, MD, MS1; Ellen Larson, B.S.2; Bianca Vannucci, BA3; Jodi B Lapidus, MPHS4; Katherine M Gast, MD, MS5; Erika D Sears, MD, MS6; Jennifer F. Waljee, MD, MPH, MS7; Amy M Suiter, MS, MLS3; Cathy C Sarli, MLS3; Susan E. Mackinnon, MD8; Alison K. Snyder-Warwick, MD4
1Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2Washington University in St. Louis, St Louis, MO, 3Washington University, Saint Louis, MO, 4Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 5University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 6Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 7Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 8Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
PN EP77
Pain After Aesthetic Surgery
Karan Chopra, MD1; Benjamin R Slavin, BS2; Georgios Kokosis, MD1; Robin Yang, MD, DDS1; Eric Williams, MD1; A. Lee Dellon, MD, PhD3
1Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Plastic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, 2University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 3Dellon Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Towson, MD
PN EP78
The DeCompression (DECO) Trial: A Multi-Center Randomized Controlled Trial Studying The (Cost) Effectiveness Of Lower Extremity Nerve Decompression
Willem D. Rinkel, MD1,2; Erwin Birnie, PhD1; Manuel Castro Cabezas, MD, PhD1; J Henk Coert, MD, PhD2
1Franciscus Gasthuis & Vlietland, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2Utrecht University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands
PN EP79
Transplanted Tissue Engineered Axonal "Living Scaffolds" Preserve Regenerative Capacity for Muscle Re-innervation Following Peripheral Nerve Injury
Zarina S. Ali, MD; Kevin D. Browne, BS; Kritika S. Katiyar, BS; Justin C Burrell, MS; Franco A. Laimo, MD; C. Joseph Maggiore, MD; Foteini Mourkioti, MD; D. Kacy Cullen, PhD
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
PN EP80
Nipple Sparing Mastectomy With Immediate Neurosensitization Of The Nipple Areola Complex
Xiaoti Xu, MD1, Jaime Flores, MD1, Cindy Rodriguez, BS1, Manuel Torres-Salichs, MD2, Jodi Schaefer, RN1, Barbara Ponce, PA1 and Ediledis Tarrio, ARNP3
1Flores Plastic Surgery, Miami, FL, 2Breast Care Center of Miami, Miami, FL, 3Breast Care Center, Miami, FL
PN EP81
Smile reconstruction in flaccid facial paralysis – optimization of oral symmetry by combining static and dynamic techniques
Jurij Kiefer, M.D.1, G. Bjoern Stark, M.D.2 and Steffen U. Eisenhardt, M.D.2
1Department of Hand-, Plastic- and Reconstructive Surgery, Burn/Trauma Center, Plastic-and Hand Surgery University of Heidelberg, Medical Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, 2Medical Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
PN EP82
Nipple Sparing Mastectomy With Immediate Neurosensitization Of The Nipple Areola Complex
Sravan Dhulipala, MD1, Gary Lourie, MD2, Debbie Neubauer, MS3, Anne Engemann, PhD3, Erick DeVinney, BS3 and Curt Deister, PhD3
1Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, 2The Hand and Upper Extremity Center of Georgia, Atlanta, GA, 3AxoGen, Alachua, FL