Lecia M. Apantaku, M.D., FACS

Assistant Dean for Faculty and Global Development
Associate Professor, Surgery
Chicago Medical School
Phone: 847-578-8469
Fax: 847-775-6525
Email: lecia.apantaku@rosalindfranklin.edu

Publications
SCHOLARSHIP BIBLIOGRAPHY-PAPERS

Peer Reviewed
• Kutmer RE, Sugai T, Yamashita K, Schumer W, Apantaku L: Endotoxin Lethality is Intensified by Inhibited Gluconeogenesis. Circ Shock 1986; 19:195-201.
• Schumer W, Kuth1er RE, Sugai T, Yamashita K, Apantaku LM: Hepatic glycolytic intermediates in fed and fasted rats after severe hemorrhage. J Trauma 1986; 26:1009-1012.
• Apantaku LM, Kuttner RE, Schumer W: Visceral lymph flow in rats with peritonitis septic shock. Curr Surg 1987; 44:118-120.
• Apantaku LM. Breast cancer diagnosis and screening. Am Fam Physician, 2000; 596-602,605-6.
• Apantaku LM. Breast Conserving Surgery for Breast Cancer. Am Pam Physician, 2002; 2271-8, 2281.
• Dunnington G, Kaiser 5, Peralta E, Apantaku L. “Breast” In Essentials of General Surgery. Lawrence P. ed. 2005.
• Siegel L, Apantaku L, Broutman L, Carlson J, Eulenberg B, Kurowski K. Clinical Skills Survival Guide. A Book and DVD Guide to Success in the Clinical Skills Exam. Mosbey 2006.
• Leeper H, Chang E, Cotter G, MacIntosh P, Scott F, Apantaku L, Broutman L, Lazarus C. A Student-Designed and Student-Led Sexual History Taking Module for Second Year
Medical Students. Teaching and Learning in Medicine. 2006

Non-Peer Reviewed
• Apantaku LM. Invited Article. Proposed computerization of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE). Focus Surg Ed 1997; 14:32- 33.
• Apantaku LM. Invited Article. Information Technology. Focus Surg Ed 1999; 16:2728
• Apantaku, LM. “Additional Uses for OSCE” in OSCE Manual Published by the Association for Surgical Education, 2001.

BOOK CHAPTERS

• Dunnington G, Kaiser 5, Peralta E, Apantaku L. “Breast” In Essentials of General Surgery. Lawrence P. ed. 2005.
• Siegel L, Apantaku L, Broutman L, Carlson J, Eulenberg B, Kurowski K. Clinical Skills Survival Guide. A Book and DVD Guide to Success in the Clinical Skills Exam. Mosbey 2006.

Research Abstracts Presented (Peer reviewed)

• Society of University Surgeons, Annual Residents' Meeting, "Visceral Lymph Flow in Rats with Septic Shock Peritonitis," February 12, 1986, Richmond, Virginia.
• Chicago Critical Care Society, "Methylprednisolone Effect on Visceral Lymph Flow in Septic Shock Rats," April 30, 1986, Chicago, Illinois.
• Apantaku L. Tutorials are effective in a surgical clerkship. Focus Surg Ed 1991;8:18.
• Apantaku L, Gunzburger L, Trace DA, Garn NW, Naeymi-Rad F. Uniformity of clerkship sites based on comparison of examination performance. Focus Surg Ed 1993; 10:26.
• Apantaku L. Relationships among computer exam scores, multiple choice question exam scores, and clinical performance. Proc Annu Meet Assoc Am Med Col Cent Group Educ Affairs (1993)
• Apantaku L. Comparison of computer-based and standardized patient examination scores, Proc Annu Meet Assoc Am Med Col, Group Educ Affairs Innovations Med Educ. (l993)
• Apantaku, L. Comparison of clinical knowledge and professional behavior among matched students. Proc Annu Meet Assoc Am Med Col, Cent Group Educ Affairs (1994)
• Apantaku, L. Comparison of clinical knowledge and professional behavior among matched students. Proc Annu Meet Assoc Surg Educ. (1994)
• Springer GF, Wang BL, Harwick L, Tegtmeyer M, Apantaku, L. Immunohis-tochemical studies of T (Thomsen-Friedenreich) antigen-elicited delayed type hypersensitivity reactions in breast carcinoma (CA) patients. Proc Am Assoc Cancer Res, 1998; 39:262, Abst #1794.
• Siegel, L, Apantaku L, Eulenberg B, Carlson J, Broutman L. Is there consistency of grading In the handwritten and typed OSCE post-encounter notes? Proc Annu Sess Assoc Am Med Col, Group Educ Affairs Innovations Med Educ. (2004)
• Siegel L, Eulenberg B, Apantaku L, Carlson J, Villaluz G, Fedoruk S, Building Your Own Standardized Patient Center: The Dream VS Reality. Proc Assoc Stand Pt Ed Annu Meet (2004)
• Carlson J, Apantaku L, Eulenberg B, Apantaku E. Using Non Faculty Practical Instructors to Measure Medical Student Procedural Skill and Confidence During a Third Year Surgery Clerkship. Proc Assoc Stand Pt Ed Annu Meet. (2005)
• Carlson J, Apantaku L, Eulenberg B. Teaching and assessing student technical competence in a high fidelity simulation. Proc of the Assoc Stand Pt Ed Ann Meet. (2006)
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