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Poster Presentations

R A de Ramon, MS Swanson, KG MacDonald, SD Long, WJ Pories. An Operation Proves to be the Most Effective Therapy for Adult Onset Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Session 17, 31st Annual Meeting of the European Association For the Study of Diabetes, Stockholm, Sweden, Sept 12-16 1995.

 

L Curtsinger, R A de Ramon, G Kovacs. Case Report of Revascularization of a Digit in a Seven Month Old After Near Amputation. The Eighth Annual Resident's Research Conference, University Medical Center of Eastern Carolina, Jun 13 1995.

 

S Usala, E Hao, R Cayton, J Menke, R A de Ramon, WJ Pories, H Barakat. Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein is Variably Expressed in Adipose Tissues of Lean Normal, Morbidly Obese, and NIDDM Patients. 55th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions: American Diabetes Association, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Jun 10-13 1995

 

Oral Presentations

R A de Ramon. Plastic Surgery of the Periorbital Region. Presented at the Pennsylvania State Optometric Society 2000 Meeting, August 2000

 

R A de Ramon and J King. Preliminary Results of Closure of Contaminated, Tissue Deficient Abdominal Wounds and Recurrent Incisional Hernias Using Components Separation Method. Presented at the 2000 Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Conference, University of Florida, April 27, 2000 and at the 2000 Upstate Plastic Surgery Society of New York, June 2000.

 

R A de Ramon. Facial Fractures. Grand Rounds, University Medical Center of Eastern Carolina, Nov 1997.

 

R A de Ramon, J Shuping, WJ Pories. Snacking Can Defeat the Intended Weight loss of Gastric Restrictive Surgery in Rats. Presented at the Ninth Annual Resident's Research Conference, University Medical Center of Eastern Carolina, Sept 1996.

 

R A de Ramon, E Hao, J Menke, C Torrance, L Dohm, SJ Usala, WJ Pories. Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha Expression is Two Fold Higher in Omental Compared With Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue. Presented at the Eighth Annual Resident's Research Conference, University Medical Center of Eastern Carolina, Jun 13 1995.

 

R A de Ramon, E Hao, J Menke, SJ Usala, WJ Pories. Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha is Expressed in Human Adipose Tissue. Presented at the Thirty-seventh Annual Society for University Surgeons Surgical Residents Conference, Denver, Colorado, Feb 11 1995.

 

R A de Ramon, and WJ Pories. Research Proposal: Effects of Radioactive Zinc on Walker 256 Carcinosarcoma Growth in the Sprague Dawley Rat. Presented at the Seventh Annual Resident's Research Conference, University Medical Center of Eastern Carolina, Jun 1994.

 

M Swanson, S Long, E Smith, K MacDonald, L Dohm, N Frazier, R A de Ramon, J Caro, WJ Pories. Early Gastric Bypass Provides Better Control Of NIDDM in the Morbidly Obese. Presented at the Seventh International Conference on Obesity Satellite Symposium, Montreal, Quebec, Aug 26-27 1994. (Presented by Dr Pories)

 

Abstracts
R A de Ramon and J King. Preliminary Results of Closure of the Contaminated, Tissue Deficient Abdominal Wounds and Recurrent Incisional Hernias Using Components Separation Method. 2000 Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Conference, page 14, April 2000.

 

WJ Pories, MS Swanson, SD Long, R A de Ramon, and KG MacDonald, An Operation Proves to be the Most Effective Therapy for Adult Onset Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetologia. 38[Suppl 1]: A158, 1995.

 

R A de Ramon, E Hao, J Menke, C Torrance, L Dohm, S J Usala, WJ Pories. Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha Expression is Two Fold Higher in Omental Compared with Subcutaneous Adipose Tissues. The Eighth Annual Resident's Research Conference, University Medical Center of Eastern Carolina, page 6, Jun 1995.

 

R Reddy, J Menke, E Hao, R A de Ramon, C Torrance, L Dohm, S Long, P Pekala, H Barakat, WJ Pories, SJ Usala. Equivalent Levels of OB Gene Expression in Adipose Tissues of Morbidly Obese and Lean Patients. The Endocrine Society's 77th Annual Meeting, page 535, Jun 1995.

 

R A de Ramon, E Hao, J Menke, SJ Usala, WJ Pories. Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha is Expressed in Human Adipose Tissue. The thirty-seventh Annual Society for University Surgeons Surgical Residents Conference, page 9, Feb 1995.

 

Papers

R A de Ramon. Laparoscopic Splenectomy for Hematologic Disease -- Early Results.
Current Surgery. Mar 1997.

 

WJ Pories, MS Swanson, KG MacDonald, SD Long, EJ Smith, BM Brown, H Barakat, R A de Ramon, L Dohm. Who Would Have Thought It? An Operation Proves to be the Most Effective Therapy for Adult Onset Diabetes Mellitus. Annals of Surgery. 223(3):339-350, Sep 1995.

 

R A de Ramon and WJ Pories. The Surgical Treatment of Morbid Obesity. Endocrine Practice. 1(4):265-273, Jul/Aug 1995.

 

WJ Pories, R A de Ramon, and R Dotson,. The Embryology and Anatomy of a Hernias. Current Surgery. 52(5):271-279, Jun 1995.