The Latest Journal Articles in Surgery - Laparoscopy/Endoscopy

1Laparoscopic and robotic sleeve gastrectomy: short- and long-term resultsObesity Surgery, May 21, 2015  Review Article
2Self-expandable metal stents versus plastic stents for malignant biliary obstruction: a meta-analysisGastrointestinal Endoscopy, May 20, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
3Periprocedural management of aspirin during colonoscopy: a survey of practice patterns in the United StatesGastrointestinal Endoscopy, May 20, 2015  Review Article
4EUS-guided transgastric drainage of a peripancreatic collection containing an arterial bypass graftGastrointestinal Endoscopy, May 20, 2015
5Single-channel endoscopic closure of large endoscopy-related perforationsEndoscopy, May 19, 2015  Clinical Article
6Separating the laparoscopic camera cord from the monopolar “Bovie” cord reduces unintended thermal injury from antenna coupling: A randomized controlled trialAnnals of Surgery, May 19, 2015  Clinical Article
7Nutcracker and jackhammer esophagus treatment: a three-case survey, including two novel cases of eosinophilic infiltration into the muscularis propriaEndoscopy, May 19, 2015
8Laparoscopic major hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases in elderly patients: a single-center, case-matched studySurgical Endoscopy, May 18, 2015  Clinical Article
9Hepatic resection improved the long-term survival of patients with BCLC stage B hepatocellular carcinoma in Asia: A systematic review and meta-analysisJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, May 18, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
10Analysis of outcomes for single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) right colectomy reveals a minimal learning curveSurgical Endoscopy, May 15, 2015  Review Article

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The Latest Journal Articles in Surgery - Laparoscopy/Endoscopy

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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