J B Prystowsky

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Promoting collaborative teaching in clinical education
    J B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, 201 East Huron Street, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611 3010, USA
    Teach Learn Med 13:148-52. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of obesity
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 3010, USA
    Semin Gastrointest Dis 13:133-42. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient outcomes for segmental colon resection according to surgeon's training, certification, and experience
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery and the Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill 60611 3010, USA
    Surgery 132:663-70; discussion 670-2. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint A learning prescription permits feedback on feedback
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg 185:264-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of the incidence of deep venous thrombosis in bariatric surgery patients
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Surgery 138:759-63; discussion 763-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Are young surgeons competent to perform alimentary tract surgery?
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 140:495-500; discussion 500-2. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Retrievable inferior vena cava filters in high-risk patients undergoing bariatric surgery
    Khashayar Vaziri
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:2203-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluating a clerkship curriculum: description and results
    D A DaRosa
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, 251 East Huron, Wesley Suite 201, Chicago, Illinois, 60611 2950 USA
    Teach Learn Med 13:21-6. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Prevention of thromboembolic events in surgical patients through the creation and implementation of a computerized risk assessment program
    Sarah Jane Novis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:648-54. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a measure of attitude toward nutrition in patient care
    W C McGaghie
    Office of Medical Education McGaghie, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:15-20. 2001

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Promoting collaborative teaching in clinical education
    J B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, 201 East Huron Street, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611 3010, USA
    Teach Learn Med 13:148-52. 2001
    ..Although the practice of medicine is increasingly a multidisciplinary effort, clinical teaching of medical students is accomplished primarily within a departmental structure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of obesity
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 3010, USA
    Semin Gastrointest Dis 13:133-42. 2002
    ..Patient selection and appropriate follow-up remain challenging aspects of patient care. In summary, bariatric surgery is a reliable option for the surgical management of clinically severe obese patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient outcomes for segmental colon resection according to surgeon's training, certification, and experience
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery and the Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill 60611 3010, USA
    Surgery 132:663-70; discussion 670-2. 2002
    ..Increasing surgeon experience also had a favorable effect on outcomes, suggesting a continued learning curve subsequent to residency. (Surgery 2002;132:663-72)...
  4. ncbi request reprint A learning prescription permits feedback on feedback
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg 185:264-7. 2003
    ..Students consistently identified inadequate feedback as a deficiency in our third-year clerkship...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of the incidence of deep venous thrombosis in bariatric surgery patients
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Surgery 138:759-63; discussion 763-5. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to determine the incidence of VTE in a consecutive series of patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) to guide appropriate therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Are young surgeons competent to perform alimentary tract surgery?
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 140:495-500; discussion 500-2. 2005
    ..Assessment of competency during residency training has received increased attention recently. There has been less attention given to the competency of residents after training...
  7. doi request reprint Retrievable inferior vena cava filters in high-risk patients undergoing bariatric surgery
    Khashayar Vaziri
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:2203-7. 2009
    ..Patients with a previous history of venous thromboembolism (VTE) are at high risk for postoperative deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluating a clerkship curriculum: description and results
    D A DaRosa
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, 251 East Huron, Wesley Suite 201, Chicago, Illinois, 60611 2950 USA
    Teach Learn Med 13:21-6. 2001
    ..A comprehensive and up-to-date curriculum requires periodic formal review to ensure it continues to meet learners' needs...
  9. doi request reprint Prevention of thromboembolic events in surgical patients through the creation and implementation of a computerized risk assessment program
    Sarah Jane Novis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:648-54. 2010
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to develop and implement a computerized DVT risk assessment program in the electronic medical record and determine its effect on compliance with DVT prophylaxis guidelines...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a measure of attitude toward nutrition in patient care
    W C McGaghie
    Office of Medical Education McGaghie, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:15-20. 2001
    ..It presents evidence about scale reliability and the absence of response bias that endorses the trustworthiness of data from the measure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: an initial institutional experience
    Thomas K Varghese
    Department of Surgery, VA Chicago Health Care System Lakeside Division, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Surg Res 105:115-8. 2002
    ..Ventral and incisional hernias remain a problem for surgeons with reported recurrence rates of 25-50% for open repairs. Laparoscopic approaches offer several theoretical advantages over open repairs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of obesity
    Alexander P Nagle
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:928-41; discussion 980-1. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Current problems in surgery. Appendicitis
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Division of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 42:688-742. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Quality of pancreatic cancer care at Veterans Administration compared with non-Veterans Administration hospitals
    Karl Y Bilimoria
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 675 N St Clair St, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg 194:588-93. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to examine treatment utilization and outcomes for localized pancreatic cancer at VA compared with non-VA hospitals...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of surgeon training, specialization, and experience on outcomes for cancer surgery: a systematic review of the literature
    Karl Y Bilimoria
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1799-808. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to assess studies examining the effect of surgeon training and experience on outcomes in surgical oncology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Questioning skills: the effect of wait time on accuracy of medical student responses to oral and written questions
    Joseph R Schneider
    Acad Med 79:S28-31. 2004
    ..Pauses (wait time) after asking questions in pre-college classes result in improved discussion and answer accuracy. The authors hypothesized that this would extend to medical students...