Caroline E Reinke

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Timeliness and quality of surgical discharge summaries after the implementation of an electronic format
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgery Education, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 4 Maloney, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Center for Healthcare Improvement and Patient Safety, Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 207:7-16. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Timing of preoperative pharmacoprophylaxis for pancreatic surgery patients: a venous thromboembolism reduction initiative
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:19-25. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Incidence of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing surgical treatment for malignancy by type of neoplasm: An analysis of ACS-NSQIP data from 2005 to 2010
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 152:186-92. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Trends in immediate breast reconstruction across insurance groups after enactment of breast cancer legislation
    Rachel L Yang
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Cancer 119:2462-8. 2013
  5. pmc Racial disparities in operative procedure time: the influence of obesity
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Anesthesiology 119:43-51. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury, renal function, and the elderly obese surgical patient: a matched case-control study
    Rachel R Kelz
    Departments of Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 258:359-63. 2013
  7. pmc Obesity and readmission in elderly surgical patients
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 152:355-62. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The effect of colorectal cancer screening mandates on access to care and clinical outcomes: a retrospective study of patients undergoing operations of the colon and rectum
    Neha Bansal
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 154:335-44. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Regional recurrence after lymphadenectomy for clinically evident lymph node metastases from papillary thyroid cancer: a cohort study
    Parth K Shah
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1453-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Quality in-training initiative--a solution to the need for education in quality improvement: results from a survey of program directors
    Rachel R Kelz
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Leonard Davis Institute of Healthcare Economics, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 217:1126-32.e1-5. 2013

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Timeliness and quality of surgical discharge summaries after the implementation of an electronic format
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgery Education, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 4 Maloney, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Center for Healthcare Improvement and Patient Safety, Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 207:7-16. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the timeliness and quality of EDS compared with dictated summaries for surgical patients, which has not previously been evaluated...
  2. doi request reprint Timing of preoperative pharmacoprophylaxis for pancreatic surgery patients: a venous thromboembolism reduction initiative
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:19-25. 2012
    ..Venous thromboembolism (VTE) remains a clinical problem in surgical oncology. We report the impact of preoperative initiation of subcutaneous heparin on VTE events after pancreatic surgery...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing surgical treatment for malignancy by type of neoplasm: An analysis of ACS-NSQIP data from 2005 to 2010
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 152:186-92. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Trends in immediate breast reconstruction across insurance groups after enactment of breast cancer legislation
    Rachel L Yang
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Cancer 119:2462-8. 2013
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate the impact of this legislation on patients with different insurance plans...
  5. pmc Racial disparities in operative procedure time: the influence of obesity
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Anesthesiology 119:43-51. 2013
    ..The authors also examine the relative contributions of surgical and anesthesia times...
  6. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury, renal function, and the elderly obese surgical patient: a matched case-control study
    Rachel R Kelz
    Departments of Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 258:359-63. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between obesity and perioperative acute kidney injury (AKI), controlling for preoperative kidney dysfunction...
  7. pmc Obesity and readmission in elderly surgical patients
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 152:355-62. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine whether causes for readmission differed between obese and nonobese patients, possibly allowing for targeted interventions...
  8. doi request reprint The effect of colorectal cancer screening mandates on access to care and clinical outcomes: a retrospective study of patients undergoing operations of the colon and rectum
    Neha Bansal
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 154:335-44. 2013
    ..We seek to understand whether such mandates have improved access to care and short-term operative outcomes for patients undergoing operations of the colon and rectum (OCR)...
  9. doi request reprint Regional recurrence after lymphadenectomy for clinically evident lymph node metastases from papillary thyroid cancer: a cohort study
    Parth K Shah
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1453-9. 2012
    ..Most LN metastases are microscopic. The natural history of patients with PTC and clinically evident LN metastases (CELNM) has not been well characterized...
  10. doi request reprint Quality in-training initiative--a solution to the need for education in quality improvement: results from a survey of program directors
    Rachel R Kelz
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Leonard Davis Institute of Healthcare Economics, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 217:1126-32.e1-5. 2013
    ..We present the results of a survey of general surgery program directors to characterize the current state of quality improvement in graduate surgical education and introduce the Quality In-Training Initiative (QITI)...
  11. doi request reprint The surgery clerkship: an opportunity for preclinical credentialing in urinary catheterization
    Rachel L Yang
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Surg 204:535-9. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that trained medical students could perform urinary catheterization with the same proficiency as licensed practitioners...
  12. doi request reprint Trimming the fat: optimizing overall educational value by defining factors associated with overall educational value and service-to-education ratio
    Caroline E Reinke
    Division of Surgery Education, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:813-818.e1. 2012
    ..This study was designed to examine the relationship between the OEV and SER and identify rotation characteristics (RC) associated with both...
  13. doi request reprint Does the presence of thyroid cancer increase the risk of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing thyroidectomy?
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Surgery 150:1275-85. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Tertiary hyperparathyroidism in kidney transplant recipients: characteristics of patients selected for different treatment strategies
    Rachel L Yang
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Transplantation 94:70-6. 2012
    ..Several treatment options exist for kidney transplant patients with tertiary hyperparathyroidism. However, the decision to endorse observation (OBS), medical therapy, or parathyroidectomy (PTX) remains controversial...
  15. doi request reprint American College of Surgeons NSQIP: quality in-training initiative pilot study
    Morgan M Sellers
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL
    J Am Coll Surg 217:827-32. 2013
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Racial disparities in immediate breast reconstruction after mastectomy: impact of state and federal health policy changes
    Rachel L Yang
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:399-406. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the impact of these policy changes on access to care among racial minorities...
  17. doi request reprint The simulated ward: ideal for training clinical clerks in an era of patient safety
    Elizabeth A Mollo
    Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Surg Res 177:e1-6. 2012
    ..We report the feasibility of and clinical clerk opinions regarding a novel simulated floor management course to teach patient care concepts required on the surgical wards...
  18. ncbi request reprint Interhospital transfer: an independent risk factor for mortality in the surgical intensive care unit
    Katherine R Arthur
    Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am Surg 79:909-13. 2013
    ..Interhospital transfer is an independent risk factor for mortality in the SICU population; this risk is unevenly distributed through service lines. Further efforts to determine the cause of this association are warranted...
  19. doi request reprint Comparison of anastomotic leak rate after colorectal surgery using different databases
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:638-44. 2013
    ..Anastomotic leaks are one of the most important clinical outcomes after colorectal anastomosis. Because of the lack of measurement of this outcome in databases, research has been limited by the need to perform chart review...
  20. doi request reprint The effect and durability of a pregraduation boot cAMP on the confidence of senior medical student entering surgical residencies
    Olugbenga T Okusanya
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:536-43. 2012
    ..We examined the immediate effect and durability of effect of a surgical pregraduation preparatory course or "boot camp" on provider confidence in technical and medical management skills...
  21. pmc Medical and financial risks associated with surgery in the elderly obese
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 256:79-86. 2012
    ..To study the medical and financial outcomes associated with surgery in elderly obese patients and to ask if obesity itself influences outcomes above and beyond the effects from comorbidities that are known to be associated with obesity...