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Behind The Knife: The Surgery Podcast

Behind the Knife is a podcast aimed for everyone interested in not only an in-depth look at the broad range of surgical topics, but a "behind the scenes" look at the interesting, controversial and humanistic side of surgery from some of the giants in the field. Come along with Kevin Kniery, Jason Bingham, John McClellan and Scott Steele on a journey that explores all the disciplines of General Surgery in this informal discussion and interview format. We feel that this is the perfect medium not only to cover important educational topics for all stages of your professional career, but allow you to listen to a first-hand account of not only where we have been from those that pioneered the way, but also an opportunity to explore where we are now and are headed in the not so distant future from surgical leaders.
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Nov 11, 2018

Clavien-Diendo Classification is familiar to all of us! We have Dr. Clavien here discussing his most recent work, comprehensive complication index. 

Click on the link below to access the paper:

https://journals.lww.com/annalsofsurgery/Abstract/2018/11000/The_Comprehensive_Complication_Index__CCI___is_a.12.aspx

Oct 8, 2018

Want to be a surgical oncologist? Want to be a surgeon-scientist? Are you a junior resident who wants to do research? Or just want to know what CDH-1 is?

Listen up to this informative episode featuring Dr. Jeremy Davis, Surgeon-in-Chief at National Institutes of Health, as he discusses all these topics and much more.

Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at NIH:

https://ccr.cancer.gov/training/clinical/surgical-oncology

 

 

Sep 30, 2018

We are two days before our oral boards, and this is what we are going to say for our surgical descriptions. We hope you find these helpful.

Big thanks to Geb Black, a Major in the US Army, and a trauma fellow at UT Southwestern.

&

Matt Smith a vascular surgery fellow at Cornell/Columbia combined fellowship in NYC.

 

 

Sep 17, 2018

Dr. Tomoaki Kato is a true pioneer in multi-visceral transplant surgery. In this episode he discusses everything from intestinal transplantation, to ex-vivo surgery, and tips on portal vein reconstruction. 

 

 

 

 

Sep 9, 2018

This is the second episode of our journal club series with Annals of Surgery.  In this episode, Dr. Kaafarani will discuss his recent paper "Surgical Risk Is Not Linear: Derivation and Validation of a Novel, User-friendly, and Machine-learning-based Predictive OpTimal Trees in Emergency Surgery Risk (POTTER) Calculator," presented at the 2018 meeting of the American Surgical Association and recently published in Annals of Surgery. 

 
The full text is currently available online, free of charge for Behind the Knife listeners:    https://journals.lww.com/annalsofsurgery/Abstract/publishahead/Surgical_Risk_Is_Not_Linear___Derivation_and.95426.aspx 
 
Episode hosts: Shreya Gupta (@shrey3467), Meghana Kashyap (@pubMEG), Karan Chhabra (@krchhabra)

You can download the calculator following this link:

http://jack.dunn.nz/nsqip-vis/question4.html

 

 

 

 

Aug 16, 2018

Our last medical student and intern survival guide episode. I am sure this won't be the last you will hear of Dr. Georgoff and Dr. Nikolian on Behind The Knife. 

Thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian for their production of this episode.

You can contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

or on Twitter 

@georgoff

@VNikolian

Aug 9, 2018

Two bonus episodes from our medical student and intern survival guide!

First up vascular surgery. 

Thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian for their production of this episode.

You can contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

or on Twitter 

@georgoff

@VNikolian

Aug 1, 2018

Our last "BTK Medical Student and Intern Survival Guide" Please reach out to the hosts of this mini series to thank them for all of their work.

A big thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

Jul 23, 2018

A big thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan who are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

Jul 16, 2018

A big thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan who are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

Jul 9, 2018

Our 9th Mock Oral Episode. 

A big thanks to Dr. Salles who takes us through complicated upper GI and bariatric scenarios.

Dr. Salles is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. She earned undergraduate degrees in Biomedical Engineering and French at the University of Southern California. She completed medical school, surgical residency, and a PhD in Education at Stanford University. She has been at Washington University in St. Louis since 2015 when she arrived here for a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery. Dr. Salles specializes in bariatric surgery. Her research interests including research related to obesity as well as gender equity and physician well-being.

Jul 2, 2018

 

Intern year has started! Make sure you are prepared by listening to our pearls for surgical interns.

How are you liking our Med Student/Intern series? Please give us feedback and episode ideas on twitter and by email at BTKpodcast@gmail.com

What topics do you want to hear?!

A big thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan who are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

Jun 25, 2018

Hernias can be confusing as there are many anatomical details that help differentiate them. This episode will get you on the path to being a "herniologist"

 

How are you liking our Med Student/Intern series? Please give us feedback and episode ideas on twitter and by email at BTKpodcast@gmail.com

What topics do you want to hear?!

 

 

A big thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan who are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

Jun 18, 2018

How are you liking our Med Student/Intern series? Please give us feedback and episode ideas on twitter and by email at BTKpodcast@gmail.com

 

Enjoy this weeks episode which is an intro to managing septic patients!

 

A big thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan who are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

Jun 4, 2018

Some people love it, some people hate it, but we all need to know it. Benign and malignant breast disease. Check out this weeks episode to refresh on it. 

Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter

@georgoff

@VNikloian

May 21, 2018

Part 2 of key knowledge needed to appropriately work up and treat a trauma patient from the surgeon's perspective.

Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian from the University of Michigan are the guests hosts for this mini-series.

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

Or on Twitter 

@georgoff

@VNikolian

 

 

May 16, 2018

Episode two of our medical student and intern survival series. Knowing how to evaluate a trauma patient is one of the most important skills you can learn, and will constantly be learning and adding to throughout your career. 

Thanks to Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian for putting this together. 

Contact them at:

Georgoff@med.umich.edu

Vnikolia@med.umich.edu

or on Twitter 

@georgoff

@VNikolian

May 14, 2018

Biliary disease basics for medical students and interns.

A big thanks to:

Dr. Patrick Georgoff and Dr. Vahagn Nikolian who can be contacted at 

georgoff@med.umich.edu and vnikolia@med.umich.edu 

or on Twitter at

@georgoff 

@VNikolian 

May 8, 2018

Dr. Julie Sosa, new Chair of Surgery at UCSF discusses a variety of topics during this recent podcast. This includes leadership in surgery, resident burnout, thyroid cancer, and tips and tricks on central neck dissection.

Apr 2, 2018

Dr. Guy Orangio takes us through how he managed a successful private practice colorectal surgery clinic for many years. He also discusses the pitfalls associated with running a private practice. 

Please check out O.R. Billing who sponsored this episode, if you are in private practice you will surely find this a great resource to help maximize your billing efficiency. 

https://orbilling.com/

use code "knife2018" for free 6 months. You can all try it out for free for one month with no credit card. 

 

Mar 12, 2018

Dr. Christian Jones takes us step by step on surgical options for acute pancreatitis. 

 

Follow Dr. Jones on Twitter @jonessurgery or check him out here

https://jonessurgery.com/

 

 

Step Up Approach NEJM 2010

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa0908821

Jan 24, 2018

Enjoy this video that was made with the help of Morgan Barron and Geb Black. 

It is also on YouTube which may be an easier platform to watch it on here. Please subscribe to our YouTube channel.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBMPY8lE1Q4

 

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Jan 16, 2018

Jason Bingham, Kevin Kniery and John McClellan review high-yield vascular topics for ABSITE, including: peripheral aneurysms, peripheral vascular disease, fasciotomies, diabetic foot infections, and venous disease. 

 

Subscribe here to our mailing list if you want to have input on future episodes and receive our "Quick Hits From Topics We Didn't Cover" last minute review file. http://eepurl.com/df5OTr 

Jan 15, 2018

Jason Bingham, Kevin Kniery and John McClellan review high-yield vascular topics for the ABSITE, including: carotid disease, vascular access, thoracic aorta, thoracic outlet, and acute mesenteric ischemia.


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Jan 9, 2018

Everyone's back for this episode on high-yield pancreas topics.  We discuss everything from up to date management of pancreatitis, peri-pancreatic fluid collections, pancreatic tumors of all varieties and finally we give the usual quick hits. 

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