1Log odds of positive lymph nodes as a prognostic indicator in stage IV colorectal cancer patients undergoing curative resectionJournal of Surgical Oncology  Review Article
2Improving complete EMR of colorectal neoplasia: a randomized trial comparing snares and injectate in the resection of large sessile colon polypsGastrointestinal Endoscopy  Clinical Article
3Extralevator abdominoperineal excision for low rectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the short-term outcomeColorectal Disease  Evidence Based Medicine
4Can we respect the principles of oncologic resection in an emergency surgery to treat colon cancer?World Journal of Emergency Surgery  Full Text  Review Article
5Diminutive polyps among black and Latino populations undergoing screening colonoscopy: evidence supporting a resect and discard approachGastrointestinal Endoscopy  Clinical Article
6Endoscopic and surgical treatment of malignant colorectal polyps: a population-based comparative studyGastrointestinal Endoscopy  Clinical Article
7Attempted underwater en bloc resection for large (2-4 cm) colorectal laterally spreading tumors Gastrointestinal Endoscopy  Clinical Article
8Cold snare polypectomy versus cold forceps polypectomy for diminutive and small colorectal polyps: a randomized controlled trialGastrointestinal Endoscopy  Clinical Article
9Water soluble contrast enema examination of the integrity of the rectal anastomosis prior to loop ileostomy reversal may be superfluousInternational Journal of Colorectal Disease  Clinical Article
10Visceral obesity, body mass index and risk of complications after colon cancer resection: A retrospective cohort studySurgery  Clinical Article
1Chemotherapy before a breast cancer operation increases the likelihood of a breast-preserving procedure - rather than mastectomy - for some patientsAmerican College of Surgeons News
2A new bright light source to speed up cancer diagnosisUniversity of Nottingham News
3Prescription opioid analgesic use among adults: United States, 1999–2012U.S. National Center for Health Statistics News
4Antifreeze protein from ticks fights frostbite in miceYale School of Medicine News
5One in every three women could potentially be spared chronic pain after breast cancer surgerySt. Michael's Hospital
6NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center develops new procedure to alleviate common side effects for gastric bypass patientsNewYork-Presbyterian
7NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center participates in national clinical trial for heart pump deviceNewYork-Presbyterian
8Bariatric surgery affects risk of pregnancy complicationsKarolinska Institutet
9Study: Burnout impacts transplant surgeonsHenry Ford Health System
10NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital participating in trial of device designed to prevent stroke in heart valve-replacement patientsNewYork-Presbyterian

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