The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery

1Identifying the bariatric patient at risk for pulmonary embolism: prospective clinical trial using duplex sonography and blood screeningObesity Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
2Short-term outcomes of robotic radical esophagectomy for esophageal cancer by a nontransthoracic approach compared with conventional transthoracic surgeryDiseases of the Esophagus, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
3CT-gastrogro-colonography for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy using a helical CTThe American Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
4Clinical Implantation with the novel D-13 prosthesis for inguinal hernioplasty: A retrospective cohort studyInternational Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
5Time trend analysis of primary tumor resection for stage IV colorectal cancer less surgery, improved survivalJAMA Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
6The safety of same-day CT colonography following incomplete colonoscopy with polypectomyUnited European Gastroenterology Journal, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
7Standardization of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer: A structured international expert consensusAnnals of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
8Meta-analysis of the predictive value of C-reactive protein for infectious complications in abdominal surgeryBritish Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
9Effect of DKT, a traditional Japanese herbal medicine, after total gastrectomy for gastric cancer: A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase II trialJournal of the American College of Surgeons, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
10Prognostic significance of autocrine motility factor receptor expression by colorectal cancer and lymph node metastasesThe American Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Ablation during mitral valve surgery reduces atrial-fibrillationAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
3Routine clot removal after heart attack not beneficial, may increase riskAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
4Remote ischemic preconditioning fails to improve heart bypass outcomesAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
5Complete angioplasty safe for certain heart attack survivorsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
6Patients 80 years and older would benefit from aggressive treatmentAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
7Arm is safer access point than groin for catheter-based heart proceduresAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
8Trial of bivalirudin during angioplasty reports mixed resultsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
9Bendavia does not reduce scarring from angioplasty after heart attackAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
10Old blood as good as fresh in patients with life threatening illnessesOttawa Hospital Research Institute News, March 18, 2015

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