Surgery Clinical Articles

1 Concomitant cholecystectomy should be routinely performed with laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Surgical Endoscopy, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

2 A promising new device for the prevention of parastomal hernia Surgical Innovation, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

3 Cyclin D1 is a strong prognostic factor for survival in pancreatic cancer: Analysis of CD G870A polymorphism, FISH and immunohistochemistry Journal of Surgical Oncology, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

4 Predictors of mortality among patients undergoing colectomy for ischemic colitis: A population-based United States study Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

5 A prospective randomized double blind placebo controlled trial on the efficacy of ethanol celiac plexus neurolysis in patients with operable pancreatic and periampullary adenocarcinoma Journal of the American College of Surgeons, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

6 Treatment of rectovaginal fistula after colorectal resection with endoscopic stenting: long term results Colorectal Disease, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

7 Quality of life in peritoneal carcinomatosis: A prospective study in patients undergoing cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) Digestive Surgery, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

8 Opioid-related adverse effects in children undergoing surgery: Unequal burden on younger girls with higher doses of opioids Pain Medicine, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

9 Disconnected pancreatic duct syndrome: endoscopic stent or surgeon’s knife? Pancreas, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

10 Splenectomy as a treatment for adults with relapsed hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis of unknown cause Annals of Hematology, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

11 Quantifying the burden of complications following total pancreatectomy using the postoperative morbidity index: a multi-institutional perspective Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

12 Perforations of the esophagus and stomach: What should I do? Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

13 Endoscopic nasogallbladder tube or stent placement in acute cholecystitis: a preliminary prospective randomized trial in Japan Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

14 The risk of post-ERCP pancreatitis and the protective effect of rectal indomethacin in cases of attempted but unsuccessful prophylactic pancreatic stent placement Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

15 Moderate-to-large increases in perioperative serum sodium concentration associated with adverse neurologic events after continuous flow left ventricular assist device implantation Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

16 Intestinal transplant registry report: global activity and trends American Journal of Transplantation, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

17 Impact of pathogen-directed antimicrobial therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia in trauma patients on charges and recurrence Journal of the American College of Surgeons, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

18 Prevalence of potential retrograde embolization pathways in the proximal descending aorta in stroke patients and controls Cerebrovascular Diseases, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

19 Preoperative breast pain predicts persistent breast pain and disability following breast cancer surgery Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, December 19, 2014    Clinical Article

20 Targeting the PI3K/AKT/mTOR pathway in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck Oral Oncology , December 19, 2014    Clinical Article