Victor J Legner, M.D.

Associate Professor

victor.j.legner@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Medicine
Education
M.S., Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WashingtonM.D., Rush University , Chicago, IllinoisB.S., Biology, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois
Publications
Massarweh NN, Legner VJ, Symons RG, McCormick WC, Flum DR. Impact of advancing age on abdominal surgical outcomes. Arch Surg. 2009 Dec; 144(12): 1108-14. PMID: 20026827, PII: 144/12/1108, DOI: 10.1001/archsurg.2009.204, ISSN: 1538-3644.

Legner VJ, Massarweh NN, Symons RG, McCormick WC, Flum DR. The significance of discharge to skilled care after abdominopelvic surgery in older adults. Ann. Surg. 2009 Feb; 249(2): 250-5. PMID: 19212178, PII: 00000658-200902000-00012, DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e318195e12f, ISSN: 1528-1140.

Fitts SS, Won CW, Williams B, Snyder SJ, Yukawa M, Legner VJ, Logerfo JP, Phelan EA. What is the Optimal Duration of Participation in a Community-Based Health Promotion Program for Older Adults?. J Appl Gerontol. 2008 Jan 1/1/2008; 27(2): 201-14. PMID: 20502613, PMCID: PMC2874867, DOI: 10.1177/0733464807309188, ISSN: 1552-4523.

Legner VJ, Doerner D, McCormick WC, Reilly DF. Clinician agreement with perioperative cardiovascular evaluation guidelines and clinical outcomes. Am. J. Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2006 Jan 1/1/2006; 97(1): 118-22. PMID: 16377295, PII: S0002-9149(05)01680-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2005.07.115, ISSN: 0002-9149.

Legner VJ, Doerner D, Reilly DF, McCormick WC. Risk factors for nursing home placement following major nonemergent surgery. Am. J. Med. 2004 Jul 7/15/2004; 117(2): 82-6. PMID: 15234642, PII: S0002934304002086, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2004.02.027, ISSN: 0002-9343.