December 2013 - Volume 258 - Issue 6
pp: 845-1138
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Effect of Postoperative Complications on Adjuvant Chemotherapy Use for Stage III Colon Cancer

Merkow, Ryan P.; Bentrem, David J.; Mulcahy, Mary F.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):847-853, December 2013.



Do Safety Checklists Improve Teamwork and Communication in the Operating Room? A Systematic Review

Russ, Stephanie; Rout, Shantanu; Sevdalis, Nick; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):856-871, December 2013.

CONSORT Compliance in Surgical Randomized Trials: Are We There Yet? A Systematic Review

Adie, Sam; Harris, Ian A.; Naylor, Justine M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):872-878, December 2013.


A Randomized Phase II Study of Immunization With Dendritic Cells Modified With Poxvectors Encoding CEA and MUC1 Compared With the Same Poxvectors Plus GM-CSF for Resected...

Morse, Michael A.; Niedzwiecki, Donna; Marshall, John L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):879-886, December 2013.

Impact of Preoperative Local Water-Filtered Infrared A Irradiation on Postoperative Wound Healing: A Randomized Patient- and Observer-Blinded Controlled Clinical Trial

Künzli, Beat M.; Liebl, Florian; Nuhn, Philipp; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):887-894, December 2013.

Hypercapnia and Acidosis During Open and Thoracoscopic Repair of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Esophageal Atresia: Results of a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Bishay, Mark; Giacomello, Luca; Retrosi, Giuseppe; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):895-900, December 2013.


The Risk of Perioperative Bleeding in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Acedillo, Rey R.; Shah, Mitesh; Devereaux, P. J.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):901-913, December 2013.

Operative Management of Rib Fractures in the Setting of Flail Chest: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Leinicke, Jennifer A.; Elmore, Leisha; Freeman, Bradley D.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):914-921, December 2013.

Autologous Bone Marrow–Derived Cell Therapy in Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Clinical Trials

Teraa, Martin; Sprengers, Ralf W.; van der Graaf, Yolanda; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):922-929, December 2013.

Preoperative Alcohol Consumption and Postoperative Complications: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Eliasen, Marie; Grønkjær, Marie; Skov-Ettrup, Lise Skrubbeltrang; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):930-942, December 2013.

Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy Versus Endoscopic Balloon Dilatation for the Treatment of Achalasia: A Network Meta-Analysis

Schoenberg, Markus B.; Marx, Svetlana; Kersten, Jan F.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):943-952, December 2013.


The Teaming Curve: A Longitudinal Study of the Influence of Surgical Team Familiarity on Operative Time

Xu, Rena; Carty, Matthew J.; Orgill, Dennis P.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):953-957, December 2013.

Operation Debrief: A SHARP Improvement in Performance Feedback in the Operating Room

Ahmed, Maria; Arora, Sonal; Russ, Stephanie; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):958-963, December 2013.

Method of Reconstruction Governs Iron Metabolism After Gastrectomy for Patients With Gastric Cancer

Lee, Joong Ho; Hyung, Woo Jin; Kim, Hyoung-Il; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):964-969, December 2013.

Vitamin B12 Deficiency After Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer: An Analysis of Clinical Patterns and Risk Factors

Hu, Yanfeng; Kim, Hyoung-Il; Hyung, Woo Jin; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):970-975, December 2013.

Alterations of Global Gastrointestinal Motility After Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Prospective Study

Melissas, John; Leventi, Aikaterini; Klinaki, Ifigeneia; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):976-982, December 2013.

Increased Risk of Colorectal Cancer After Obesity Surgery

Derogar, Maryam; Hull, Mark A.; Kant, Prashant; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):983-988, December 2013.

Peridural Analgesia May Affect Long-term Survival in Patients With Colorectal Cancer After Surgery (PACO-RAS-Study): An Analysis of a Cancer Registry

Holler, Julia P. N.; Ahlbrandt, Janko; Burkhardt, Ernst; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):989-993, December 2013.

Reliability of Evaluating Hospital Quality by Colorectal Surgical Site Infection Type

Lawson, Elise H.; Ko, Clifford Y.; Adams, John L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):994-1000, December 2013.

A Novel Approach to Assessing Technical Competence of Colorectal Surgery Residents: The Development and Evaluation of the Colorectal Objective Structured Assessment of Technical...

de Montbrun, Sandra L.; Roberts, Patricia L.; Lowry, Ann C.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1001-1006, December 2013.

Assessing the Impact of a Sacral Resection on Morbidity and Survival After Extended Radical Surgery for Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer

Milne, Tony; Solomon, Michael J.; Lee, Peter; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1007-1013, December 2013.

Benefit of Systematic Segmentectomy of the Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Revisiting the Dye Injection Method for Various Portal Vein Branches

Ahn, Keun Soo; Kang, Koo Jeong; Park, Tae Jun; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1014-1021, December 2013.

Surgical Therapy for Early Hepatocellular Carcinoma in the Modern Era: A 10-Year SEER-Medicare Analysis

Nathan, Hari; Hyder, Omar; Mayo, Skye C.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1022-1027, December 2013.

Laparoscopic Cholecystocolostomy: A Novel Surgical Approach for the Treatment of Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

Diao, Mei; Li, Long; Zhang, Jin-Shan; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1028-1033, December 2013.

Splenectomy for Massive Splenomegaly: Long-Term Results and Risks for Mortality

Taner, Timucin; Nagorney, David M.; Tefferi, Ayalew; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1034-1039, December 2013.

Preoperative Gemcitabine-Based Chemoradiation Therapy for Resectable and Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

Takahashi, Hidenori; Ohigashi, Hiroaki; Gotoh, Kunihito; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1040-1050, December 2013.

Operative Drainage Following Pancreatic Resection: Analysis of 1122 Patients Resected Over 5 Years at a Single Institution

Correa-Gallego, Camilo; Brennan, Murray F.; D'Angelica, Michael; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1051-1058, December 2013.

Lack of Preoperative Enteral Nutrition Reduces Gut-Associated Lymphoid Cell Numbers in Colon Cancer Patients: A Possible Mechanism Underlying Increased Postoperative Infectious...

Okamoto, Koichi; Fukatsu, Kazuhiko; Hashiguchi, Yojiro; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1059-1064, December 2013.

IL-25 Improves IgA Levels During Parenteral Nutrition Through the JAK-STAT Pathway

Heneghan, Aaron F.; Pierre, Joseph F.; Kudsk, Kenneth A.

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1065-1071, December 2013.

Effect of Major and Minor Surgery on Plasma Levels of Arginine, Citrulline, Nitric Oxide Metabolites, and Ornithine in Humans

Hol, Jaap W.; van Lier, Felix; Valk, Madelous; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1072-1078, December 2013.

Prognostic Value of the New International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer/American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society Lung Adenocarcinoma Classification on...

Hung, Jung-Jyh; Jeng, Wen-Juei; Chou, Teh-Ying; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1079-1086, December 2013.

Poly-ADP-Ribose-Polymerase Inhibition Ameliorates Hind Limb Ischemia Reperfusion Injury in a Murine Model of Type 2 Diabetes

Long, Chandler A.; Boulom, Valy; Albadawi, Hassan; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1087-1095, December 2013.

Preoperative Anemia Is an Independent Predictor of Postoperative Mortality and Adverse Cardiac Events in Elderly Patients Undergoing Elective Vascular Operations

Gupta, Prateek K.; Sundaram, Abhishek; MacTaggart, Jason N.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1096-1102, December 2013.

Recombinant Human Thrombomodulin Suppresses Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Induced by Calcium Chloride in Mice

Lai, Chao-Han; Shi, Guey-Yueh; Lee, Fang-Tzu; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1103-1110, December 2013.

Gut-Associated Biomarkers L-FABP, I-FABP, and TFF3 and LIT Score for Diagnosis of Surgical Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Preterm Infants

Ng, Eddy W.Y.; Poon, Terence C.W.; Lam, Hugh S.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1111-1118, December 2013.

Mild Obesity Is Protective After Severe Burn Injury

Jeschke, Marc G.; Finnerty, Celeste C.; Emdad, Fatemeh; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1119-1129, December 2013.



The Education, Training, and Specialization of Surgeons: Turn-of-the-Century America and Its Postgraduate Medical Schools

Rutkow, Ira

Annals of Surgery . 258(6):1130-1136, December 2013.