The Latest Journal Articles in Surgery - Infectious Disease

1Increased risk of surgical site infection among breast-conserving surgery re-excisionsAnnals of Surgical Oncology, May 22, 2015  Clinical Article
2Outcome of transplantation using organs from donors infected or colonized with carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteriaAmerican Journal of Transplantation, May 21, 2015  Clinical Article
3Fungal infections in intestinal and multivisceral transplant recipientsCurrent Opinion in Organ Transplantation, May 20, 2015  Review Article
4Aqueductal stenosis has a new dimention-Aspergillosis: A rare case report and review of literatureWorld Neurosurgery, May 20, 2015  Review Article
5Hepatitis C virus infection in nonliver solid organ transplant candidates and recipientsCurrent Opinion in Organ Transplantation, May 18, 2015  Review Article
6PET-CT imaging in patients with chronic sternal wound infections prior to reconstructive surgery - a case seriesJournal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, May 15, 2015  Clinical Article
7Successful management of a unique condition of isolated intracranial mucormycosis in an immunocompetent childPediatric Neurosurgery, May 15, 2015
8Chlorhexidine with isopropyl alcohol versus iodine povacrylex with isopropyl alcohol and alcohol- versus nonalcohol-based skin preparations: the incidence of and readmissions for surgical site infections after colorectal operationsDiseases of the Colon and Rectum, May 13, 2015  Clinical Article
9Previous MRSA infection independent of body site increases odds of surgical site infection after ventral hernia repairJournal of the American College of Surgeons, May 12, 2015  Clinical Article
10CMV primary infection is associated with donor-specific T cell hyporesponsiveness and fewer late acute rejections after liver transplantationAmerican Journal of Transplantation, May 12, 2015  Clinical Article

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The Latest Journal Articles in Surgery - Infectious Disease

1Surgery followed by ipilimumab treatment in melanoma patients improves survival, say Moffitt Cancer Center researchersH. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute News, May 22, 2015
2Beaumont offers new device to help patients with right-side heart failureBeaumont Health System, May 22, 2015
3Northwestern Medicine surgeons develop new approach to removing nerve tumorsNorthwestern Medicine News, May 22, 2015
4Atrial fibrillation after surgery increases risk of heart attacks and strokes, Loyola study findsLoyola University Health System, May 21, 2015
5Most women with early-stage breast cancer avoid extensive lymph node removal, showing increasing adherence to scientific evidence that a radical operation is no longer necessaryAmerican College of Surgeons News, May 20, 2015
6Liver-sparing operation associated with higher survival rates in cancer patientsAmerican College of Surgeons News, May 20, 2015
7Late-breaking clinical trial results announced at Heart Rhythm 2015: New study examines performance of the worlds smallest pacemakerHeart Rhythm Society News, May 20, 2015
8Study: Current and former smokers linked to worse outcomes after urologic cancer surgery and other major surgeriesHenry Ford Health System, May 20, 2015
9EuroPCR 2015 news tips: Treatment delays, radial "paradox", transcatheter valves and moreEuropean Society of Cardiology News, May 19, 2015
10Designing better medical implantsMassachusetts Institute of Technology Research News, May 19, 2015

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