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Laparoscopy-Assisted versus Open D2 Distal Gastrectomy for Advanced Gastric Cancer: Results from a Randomized Phase II Multicenter Clinical Trial (COACT 1001).

Park, Young Kyu; Yoon, Hong Man; Kim, Young-Woo; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 9, 2017

Proposed Nomogram Predicting the Individual Risk of Malignancy in the Patients With Branch Duct Type Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas.

Jang, Jin-Young; Park, Taesung; Lee, Selyeong; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: September 6, 2016

Intention to Split Policy: A Successful Strategy in a Combined Pediatric and Adult Liver Transplant Center.

Battula, Narendra R.; Plato, Marco; Anbarasan, Ravindar; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: June 30, 2016

Neutrophil Dysfunction, Immature Granulocytes, and Cell-free DNA are Early Biomarkers of Sepsis in Burn-injured Patients: A Prospective Observational Cohort Study.

Hampson, Peter; Dinsdale, Robert J.; Wearn, Christopher M.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: May 26, 2016

Incorporation of Procedure-specific Risk Into the ACS-NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator Improves the Prediction of Morbidity and Mortality After Pancreatoduodenectomy.

McMillan, Matthew T.; Allegrini, Valentina; Asbun, Horacio J.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: May 26, 2016

Prolyl Hydroxylase Inhibition Enhances Liver Regeneration Without Induction of Tumor Growth.

Harnoss, Jonathan M.; Platzer, Lisa K.; Burhenne, Juergen; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: March 8, 2016


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Multicenter Observational Study of Adhesion Formation after Open-and Laparoscopic Surgery for Colorectal Cancer.

Stommel, Martijn W. J.; ten Broek, Richard P. G.; Strik, Chema; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 15, 2017

Can Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Silently Travel From the Gut to the Wound and Cause Postoperative Infection? Modeling the "Trojan Horse Hypothesis".

Krezalek, Monika A.; Hyoju, Sanjiv; Zaborin, Alexander; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 9, 2017

Apolipoprotein L1 and Chronic Kidney Disease Risk in Young Potential Living Kidney Donors.

Locke, Jayme E.; Sawinski, Deirdre; Reed, Rhiannon D.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 9, 2017

Oral Polyphosphate Suppresses Bacterial Collagenase Production and Prevents Anastomotic Leak Due to Serratia marcescens and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Hyoju, Sanjiv K.; Klabbers, Robin E.; Aaron, Melissa; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 3, 2017

Laparoscopic Versus Open Liver Resection For Colorectal Metastases in Elderly and Octogenarian Patients: A Multicenter Propensity Score Based Analysis of Short- and Long-term...

Martínez-Cecilia, David; Cipriani, Federica; Vishal, Shelat; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 1, 2017

Modulating Portal Hemodynamics With Vascular Ring Allows Efficient Regeneration After Partial Hepatectomy in a Porcine Model.

Bucur, Petru O.; Bekheit, Mohamed; Audebert, Chloe; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 1, 2017

Survival, Healthcare Utilization, and End-of-life Care Among Older Adults With Malignancy-associated Bowel Obstruction: Comparative Study of Surgery, Venting Gastrostomy, or...

Lilley, Elizabeth J.; Scott, John W.; Goldberg, Joel E.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: February 1, 2017

Aggressive Surgical Management of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Worth the Effort?: A Multicenter, Prospective, Cohort Study.

Harting, Matthew T.; Hollinger, Laura; Tsao, Kuojen; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: January 27, 2017

Interstage Assessment of Remnant Liver Function in ALPPS Using Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy: Prediction of Posthepatectomy Liver Failure and Introduction of the HIBA Index.

Serenari, Matteo; Collaud, Carlos; Alvarez, Fernando A.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: January 24, 2017

Incidence of Occult Intrahepatic Metastasis in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treated With Transplantation Corresponds to Early Recurrence Rates After Partial Hepatectomy.

Aufhauser, David D. Jr; Sadot, Eran; Murken, Douglas R.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: January 12, 2017

A New Scoring System to Predict Recurrent Disease in Grade 1 and 2 Nonfunctional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors.

Genç, Cansu G.; Jilesen, Anneke P.; Partelli, Stefano; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: January 3, 2017

Embryonic Origin of Primary Colon Cancer Predicts Pathologic Response and Survival in Patients Undergoing Resection for Colon Cancer Liver Metastases.

Yamashita, Suguru; Brudvik, Kristoffer Watten; Kopetz, Scott E.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: December 19, 2016

Significance of SYT8 For the Detection, Prediction, and Treatment of Peritoneal Metastasis From Gastric Cancer.

Kanda, Mitsuro; Shimizu, Dai; Tanaka, Haruyoshi; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: December 6, 2016

Cytoplasmic HuR Status Predicts Disease-free Survival in Resected Pancreatic Cancer: A Post-hoc Analysis From the International Phase III ESPAC-3 Clinical Trial.

Tatarian, Talar; Jiang, Wei; Leiby, Benjamin E.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 23, 2016

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Bariatric Surgery Readmissions: Findings From 130,007 Admissions in the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement...

Berger, Elizabeth R.; Huffman, Kristopher M.; Fraker, Teresa; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 15, 2016

Pure Laparoscopic Versus Open Right Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients With Cirrhosis: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis.

Yoon, Young-In; Kim, Ki-Hun; Kang, Sung-Hwa; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 15, 2016

Clinical Outcome and Biological Predictors of Relapse After Nephrectomy Only for Very Low-risk Wilms Tumor: A Report From Children's Oncology Group AREN0532.

Fernandez, Conrad V.; Perlman, Elizabeth J.; Mullen, Elizabeth A.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: March 16, 2016

Early and Late Complications After Surgery For MEN1-related Nonfunctioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors.

Nell, Sjoerd; Borel Rinkes, Inne H. M.; Verkooijen, Helena M.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 1, 2016

Hospital of Diagnosis Influences the Probability of Receiving Curative Treatment for Esophageal Cancer.

van Putten, Margreet; Koëter, Marijn; van Laarhoven, Hanneke W. M.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 1, 2016

Molecular Characterization of Hypoxic Alveolar Epithelial Cells After Lung Contusion Indicates an Important Role for HIF-1[alpha].

Sherman, Matthew A.; Suresh, Madathilparambil V.; Dolgachev, Vladislav A.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 1, 2016

Intraoperative Adverse Events in Abdominal Surgery: What Happens in the Operating Room Does Not Stay in the Operating Room.

Bohnen, Jordan D.; Mavros, Michael N.; Ramly, Elie P.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: November 1, 2016

Frequent Coamplification of Receptor Tyrosine Kinase and Downstream Signaling Genes in Japanese Primary Gastric Cancer and Conversion in Matched Lymph Node Metastasis.

Silva, Arnaldo N. S.; Coffa, Jordy; Menon, Varsha; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: October 24, 2016

The Tumor Burden Score: A New "Metro-ticket" Prognostic Tool For Colorectal Liver Metastases Based on Tumor Size and Number of Tumors.

Sasaki, Kazunari; Morioka, Daisuke; Conci, Simone; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: October 19, 2016

Total Gastrectomy for Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer at a Single Center: Postsurgical Outcomes in 41 Patients.

Strong, Vivian E.; Gholami, Sepideh; Shah, Manish A.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: October 17, 2016

Infectious Surgical Complications are Not Dichotomous: Characterizing Discordance Between Administrative Data and Registry Data.

Etzioni, David A.; Lessow, Cynthia L.; Lucas, Heather D.; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: October 17, 2016

Frailty, Length of Stay, and Mortality in Kidney Transplant Recipients: A National Registry and Prospective Cohort Study.

McAdams-DeMarco, Mara A.; King, Elizabeth A.; Luo, Xun; More

Annals of Surgery ., Post Author Corrections: September 21, 2016