June 2014 - Volume 259 - Issue 6
pp: 1037-1252,e84-e91
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Contemplation vs. Documentation Before Surgery

Aloia, Thomas A.

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1038-1040, June 2014.


A Systematic Review of the Effects of Resident Duty Hour Restrictions in Surgery: Impact on Resident Wellness, Training, and Patient Outcomes

Ahmed, Najma; Devitt, Katharine S.; Keshet, Itay; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1041-1053, June 2014.

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Impact of Epidural Analgesia on Mortality and Morbidity After Surgery: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Pöpping, Daniel M.; Elia, Nadia; Van Aken, Hugo K.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1056-1067, June 2014.



Preoperative Enoxaparin Versus Postoperative Semuloparin Thromboprophylaxis in Major Abdominal Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Kakkar, Ajay K.; Agnelli, Giancarlo; Fisher, William; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1073-1079, June 2014.


The Comparison of Self-Gripping Mesh and Sutured Mesh in Open Inguinal Hernia Repair: The Results of Meta-analysis

Li, Junsheng; Ji, Zhenling; Li, Yinxiang

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1080-1085, June 2014.


Disparities in Surgical 30-Day Readmission Rates for Medicare Beneficiaries by Race and Site of Care

Tsai, Thomas C.; Orav, E. John; Joynt, Karen E.

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1086-1090, June 2014.

Relationship Between Cancer Center Accreditation and Performance on Publicly Reported Quality Measures

Merkow, Ryan P.; Chung, Jeanette W.; Paruch, Jennifer L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1091-1097, June 2014.

A Comparative Study on Comprehensive, Objective Outcomes of Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy With Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for Achalasia

Bhayani, Neil H.; Kurian, Ashwin A.; Dunst, Christy M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1098-1103, June 2014.

Long-term Evolution of Nutritional Deficiencies After Gastric Bypass: An Assessment According to Compliance to Medical Care

Ledoux, Séverine; Calabrese, Daniela; Bogard, Catherine; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1104-1110, June 2014.

Vagotomy/Drainage Is Superior to Local Oversew in Patients Who Require Emergency Surgery for Bleeding Peptic Ulcers

Schroder, Vanessa T.; Pappas, Theodore N.; Vaslef, Steven N.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1111-1118, June 2014.

The HARM Score: A Novel, Easy Measure to Evaluate Quality and Outcomes in Colorectal Surgery

Keller, Deborah S.; Chien, Hung-Lun; Hashemi, Lobat; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1119-1125, June 2014.

Outcome of Sacral Nerve Stimulation for Fecal Incontinence at 5 Years

Maeda, Yasuko; Lundby, Lilli; Buntzen, Steen; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1126-1131, June 2014.

The TNFSF15 Gene Single Nucleotide Polymorphism rs7848647 Is Associated With Surgical Diverticulitis

Connelly, Tara M.; Berg, Arthur S.; Hegarty, John P.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1132-1137, June 2014.

Rapid Diagnosis and Staging of Colorectal Cancer via High-Resolution Magic Angle Spinning Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (HR-MAS NMR) Spectroscopy of Intact Tissue Biopsies

Mirnezami, Reza; Jiménez, Beatriz; Li, Jia V.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1138-1149, June 2014.

Differences in Circumferential Resection Margin Involvement After Abdominoperineal Excision and Low Anterior Resection No Longer Significant

van Leersum, Nicoline; Martijnse, Ingrid; den Dulk, Marcel; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1150-1155, June 2014.

The Clinical Utility of the Combination of T Stage and Venous Invasion to Predict Survival in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Colorectal Cancer

Roxburgh, Campbell S. D.; McMillan, Donald C.; Richards, Colin H.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1156-1165, June 2014.

Treatment and Outcome of Patients Suffering From Perineal/Perianal Rhabdomyosarcoma: Results From the CWS Trials—Retrospective Clinical Study

Fuchs, Joerg; Dantonello, Tobias M.; Blumenstock, Gunnar; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1166-1172, June 2014.

Long-term Follow-up for Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction After Open Versus Laparoscopic Surgery for Suspected Appendicitis

Isaksson, Karolin; Montgomery, Agneta; Moberg, Ann-Cathrin; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1173-1177, June 2014.

Surgical Strategy for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma of the Left-Side Predominance: Current Role of Left Trisectionectomy

Hosokawa, Isamu; Shimizu, Hiroaki; Yoshidome, Hiroyuki; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1178-1185, June 2014.

Liver Transplantation in Highest Acuity Recipients: Identifying Factors to Avoid Futility

Petrowsky, Henrik; Rana, Abbas; Kaldas, Fady M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1186-1194, June 2014.

Microwave Ablation for Hepatic Malignancies: A Multiinstitutional Analysis

Groeschl, Ryan T.; Pilgrim, Charles H. C.; Hanna, Erin M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1195-1200, June 2014.

The Role of Organ Failure and Infection in Necrotizing Pancreatitis: A Prospective Study

Guo, Qiang; Li, Ang; Xia, Qing; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1201-1207, June 2014.

Defining Optimum Treatment of Patients With Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Using Regret-Based Decision Curve Analysis

Hernandez, Jonathan M.; Tsalatsanis, Athanasios; Humphries, Leigh Ann; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1208-1214, June 2014.

Is Surveillance Imaging Effective for Detecting Surgically Treatable Recurrences in Patients With Melanoma? A Comparative Analysis of Stage-Specific Surveillance Strategies

Rueth, Natasha M.; Xing, Yan; Chiang, Yi-Ju; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1215-1222, June 2014.

Incidence of Groin Hernia Repair After Radical Prostatectomy: A Population-Based Nationwide Study

Nilsson, Hanna; Stranne, Johan; Stattin, Pär; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1223-1227, June 2014.

Variation in Practice and Resource Utilization Associated With the Diagnosis and Management of Appendicitis at Freestanding Children's Hospitals: Implications for Value-Based...

Rice-Townsend, Samuel; Barnes, Jeff N.; Hall, Matthew; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1228-1234, June 2014.

The Therapeutic Potential of Atorvastatin in a Mouse Model of Postoperative Cognitive Decline

Vizcaychipi, Marcela P.; Watts, Helena R.; O'Dea, Kieran P.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1235-1244, June 2014.


Ton That Tung's Livers

Helling, Thomas S.; Azoulay, Daniel

Annals of Surgery . 259(6):1245-1252, June 2014.