Elizabeth Breen

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The future of surgery: today's residents speak
    Elizabeth Breen
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Surg 62:543-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Resistance to change in surgical residency: an ethnographic study of work hours reform
    Katherine C Kellogg
    MIT Sloan School of Management, Department of Surgery, Brigham Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:630-6. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Using spaced education to teach interns about teaching skills
    Luise I M Pernar
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 206:120-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical residents' perceptions of the effects of the ACGME duty hour requirements 1 year after implementation
    Jennifer L Irani
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Surgery 138:246-53. 2005
  5. doi request reprint The better colectomy project: association of evidence-based best-practice adherence rates to outcomes in colorectal surgery
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 250:507-13. 2009
  6. pmc Do older Americans undergo stoma reversal following low anterior resection for rectal cancer?
    Christopher M Dodgion
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3284, USA
    J Surg Res 183:238-45. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Does gum chewing ameliorate postoperative ileus? Results of a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Evan Matros
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:773-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A colorectal curriculum for general surgery residents: are we ready for needs assessment?
    Sara H Javid
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:324-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Educational value of the operating room experience during a core surgical clerkship
    Jennifer L Irani
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg 200:167-72. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Preoperative learning goals set by surgical residents and faculty
    Luise I M Pernar
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Res 170:1-5. 2011

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint The future of surgery: today's residents speak
    Elizabeth Breen
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Surg 62:543-6. 2005
    ..The impact of these changes on the culture of surgery and attitudes about future practice patterns among current surgical residents is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint Resistance to change in surgical residency: an ethnographic study of work hours reform
    Katherine C Kellogg
    MIT Sloan School of Management, Department of Surgery, Brigham Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:630-6. 2006
    ..Surgical residency has its own unique social structure, and we hypothesized that challenges to this would provide impediments to successful implementation of duty hours reform...
  3. doi request reprint Using spaced education to teach interns about teaching skills
    Luise I M Pernar
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 206:120-7. 2013
    ..Despite limited preparation and knowledge base, surgical interns have important teaching responsibilities. Nevertheless, few faculty development programs are aimed at interns...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical residents' perceptions of the effects of the ACGME duty hour requirements 1 year after implementation
    Jennifer L Irani
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Surgery 138:246-53. 2005
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  5. doi request reprint The better colectomy project: association of evidence-based best-practice adherence rates to outcomes in colorectal surgery
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 250:507-13. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether adherence to evidence-based best practices in colorectal surgery predicts improved postoperative outcomes...
  6. pmc Do older Americans undergo stoma reversal following low anterior resection for rectal cancer?
    Christopher M Dodgion
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3284, USA
    J Surg Res 183:238-45. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate nonreversal and delayed stoma reversal in elderly patients undergoing low anterior resection (LAR)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Does gum chewing ameliorate postoperative ileus? Results of a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Evan Matros
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:773-8. 2006
    ..A preliminary report has been interpreted to suggest that gum chewing reduces duration of postcolectomy ileus...
  8. ncbi request reprint A colorectal curriculum for general surgery residents: are we ready for needs assessment?
    Sara H Javid
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:324-7. 2007
    ..One approach is to perform a needs assessment, defined based on an analysis of current GS practice. The purpose of this study was to use such a needs assessment to model a subset of the GS curriculum in colon and rectal surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Educational value of the operating room experience during a core surgical clerkship
    Jennifer L Irani
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg 200:167-72. 2010
    ..The amount and content of medical student teaching in the operating room and its alignment with clerkship goals was unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preoperative learning goals set by surgical residents and faculty
    Luise I M Pernar
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Res 170:1-5. 2011
    ..This study aimed to better understand preoperative learning goals to identify areas of commonalities and potential barrier to intraoperative teaching...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sphincter preservation therapy for rectal cancer
    Candice Aitken
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 1:735-40. 2003
    ..For properly selected patients, local excision holds promise as a means of achieving sphincter preservation...
  12. doi request reprint Spaced education faculty development may not improve faculty teaching performance ratings in a surgery department
    Luise I M Pernar
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:52-7. 2012
    ..To determine the effectiveness of spaced education as a faculty development tool designed to improve teaching skills in a surgery department...