Deepa R Halaharvi

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to review the management of lower extremity arterial injuries to determine incidence, assess the current management strategy, and evaluate hospital outcome. METHODS This was a retrospective review, including trauma database query, and medical records review set in an urban level I trauma center. Sixty-five patients(More)
In this study we demonstrate that ultrasound (US)-guided injection of thrombin is a safe and effective way to treat iatrogenic pseudoaneurysms as a new treatment modality at a 650-bed urban community hospital. We included retrospective chart review of patients who were treated for iatrogenic pseudoaneurysms from January 2004 to June 2010 at a single(More)
19 Background: The Oncotype DX Breast Cancer Assay is a multigene assay which quantifies risk of distant recurrence at 10 years and predicts benefit of chemotherapy in women with stage I/II, lymph node negative, estrogen receptor positive breast cancer. This retrospective study examines utilization of Oncotype DX for appropriate patients in a community(More)
BACKGROUND Genetic testing results influence treatment recommendations in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. However, at-risk patients do not uniformly undergo genetic testing. The goal of this study was to identify barriers to genetic testing in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. METHODS A prospective database of newly diagnosed breast cancer(More)
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