The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery - Hepatobiliary/Pancreas

1Preoperative neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio for prognostication of patients with distal bile duct carcinomas undergoing surgeryDigestive Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
2Pancreaticoduodenectomy in the presence of a common hepatic artery originating from the superior mesenteric artery. Technical implicationsInternational Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015
3Limited utility of inflammatory markers in the early detection of postoperative inflammatory complications after pancreatic resection: Cohort study and meta-analysesInternational Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
4Postoperative infection risk after splenectomy: A prospective cohort studyInternational Journal of Surgery, March 27, 2015  Review Article
5Pulmonary vessel cross-sectional area before and after liver transplantationAcademic Radiology, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
6Comparison of antioxidant effects of isoflurane and propofol in patients undergoing donor hepatectomyTransplantation Proceedings, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
7Hepatectomy vs radiofrequency ablation for colorectal liver metastasis: A propensity score analysisWorld Journal of Gastroenterology, March 26, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
8Histological response, pattern of tumor destruction and clinical outcome after neoadjuvant chemotherapy including bevacizumab or cetuximab in patients undergoing liver resection for colorectal liver metastasesEuropean Journal of Surgical Oncology, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
9Laparoscopic right hepatectomy combined with partial diaphragmatic resection for colorectal liver metastases: Is it feasible and reasonable?Surgery, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
10Implications of peritoneal lavage cytology in resectable left-sided pancreatic cancerSurgery Today, March 26, 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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