February 2012 - Volume 255 - Issue 2
pp: 189-404
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Short-Term Outcomes Following Open Versus Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy for Cancer in England: A Population-Based National Study

Mamidanna, Ravikrishna; Bottle, Alex; Aylin, Paul; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):197-203, February 2012.

Is the Seventh Edition of the UICC/AJCC TNM Staging System Reasonable for Patients With Tumor Deposits in Colorectal Cancer?

Tong, Lin-lin; Gao, Peng; Wang, Zhen-ning; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):208-213, February 2012.




Surgical Stress Response and Postoperative Immune Function After Laparoscopy or Open Surgery With Fast Track or Standard Perioperative Care: A Randomized Trial

Veenhof, A. A. F. A.; Vlug, M. S.; van der Pas, M. H. G. M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):216-221, February 2012.

Effect of Pharmacological Enhancement on the Cognitive and Clinical Psychomotor Performance of Sleep-Deprived Doctors: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Sugden, Colin; Housden, Charlotte R.; Aggarwal, Rajesh; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):222-227, February 2012.


The Impact of Obesity on Perioperative Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colorectal Resection

Makino, Tomoki; Shukla, Parul J.; Rubino, Francesco; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):228-236, February 2012.

Chemotherapy Before Liver Resection of Colorectal Metastases: Friend or Foe?

Lehmann, Kuno; Rickenbacher, Andreas; Weber, Achim; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):237-247, February 2012.

Distinguishing Autoimmune Pancreatitis From Pancreaticobiliary Cancers: Current Strategy

Agrawal, Shefali; Daruwala, Cherag; Khurana, Jasvir

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):248-258, February 2012.

Columnar Cell Lesions on Breast Needle Biopsies: Is Surgical Excision Necessary?: A Systematic Review

Verschuur-Maes, Anoek H. J.; van Deurzen, Carolien H. M.; Monninkhof, Evelyn M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):259-265, February 2012.


Pure Transvaginal Appendectomy Versus Traditional Laparoscopic Appendectomy for Acute Appendicitis: A Prospective Cohort Study

Roberts, Kurt E.; Solomon, Daniel; Mirensky, Tamar; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):266-269, February 2012.

Safety of Intermittent Pringle Maneuver Cumulative Time Exceeding 120 Minutes in Liver Resection: A Further Step in Favor of the “Radical but Conservative” Policy

Torzilli, Guido; Procopio, Fabio; Donadon, Matteo; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):270-280, February 2012.


Hyperthermic Pelvic Perfusion With Tumor Necrosis Factor-α for Locally Advanced Cancers: Encouraging Results of a Phase II Study

Bonvalot, Sylvie; de Baere, Thierry; Mendiboure, Jean; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):281-286, February 2012.

Case-Matched Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery for Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes in the Morbidly Obese Patient

Dorman, Robert B.; Serrot, Federico J.; Miller, Christopher J.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):287-293, February 2012.

Vagal Innervation of the Hepatic Portal Vein and Liver Is Not Necessary for Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery-Induced Hypophagia, Weight Loss, and Hypermetabolism

Shin, Andrew C.; Zheng, Huiyuan; Berthoud, Hans-Rudolf

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):294-301, February 2012.

Distraction-Induced Intestinal Enterogenesis: Preservation of Intestinal Function and Lengthening After Reimplantation Into Normal Jejunum

Koga, Hiroyuki; Sun, Xiaoyi; Yang, Hua; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):302-310, February 2012.

Liver Regeneration After Portal Vein Embolization Using Absorbable and Permanent Embolization Materials in a Rabbit Model

van den Esschert, Jacomina W.; van Lienden, Krijn P.; Alles, Lindy K.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):311-318, February 2012.

Osteopontin Regulates Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition-Associated Growth of Hepatocellular Cancer in a Mouse Xenograft Model

Bhattacharya, Syamal D.; Mi, Zhiyong; Kim, Victoria M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):319-325, February 2012.

Clinicopathological Characteristics and Molecular Analyses of Multifocal Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas

Matthaei, Hanno; Norris, Alexis L.; Tsiatis, Athanasios C.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):326-333, February 2012.

Reliability of Whole Sentinel Lymph Node Analysis by One-Step Nucleic Acid Amplification for Intraoperative Diagnosis of Breast Cancer Metastases

Castellano, Isabella; Macrì, Luigia; Deambrogio, Cristina; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):334-342, February 2012.

A Postoperative Nomogram for Local Recurrence Risk in Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas After Limb-Sparing Surgery Without Adjuvant Radiation

Cahlon, Oren; Brennan, Murray F.; Jia, Xiaoyu; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):343-347, February 2012.

Multidimensional Analysis of the Learning Curve for Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

Kusamura, Shigeki; Baratti, Dario; Deraco, Marcello

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):348-356, February 2012.

Assessment of Prognostic Circulating Tumor Cells in a Phase III Trial of Adjuvant Immunotherapy After Complete Resection of Stage IV Melanoma

Hoshimoto, Sojun; Faries, Mark B.; Morton, Donald L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):357-362, February 2012.

Impact of Lymphadenectomy on the Oncologic Outcome of Patients With Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Reibetanz, Joachim; Jurowich, Christian; Erdogan, Ilknur; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):363-369, February 2012.

Severe Injury Is Associated With Insulin Resistance, Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Response, and Unfolded Protein Response

Jeschke, Marc G.; Finnerty, Celeste C.; Herndon, David N.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):370-378, February 2012.

Critical Role of Activated Protein C in Early Coagulopathy and Later Organ Failure, Infection and Death in Trauma Patients

Cohen, Mitchell Jay; Call, Mariah; Nelson, Mary; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):379-385, February 2012.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Virulence Expression Is Directly Activated by Morphine and Is Capable of Causing Lethal Gut-Derived Sepsis in Mice During Chronic Morphine Administration

Babrowski, Trissa; Holbrook, Christopher; Moss, Jonathan; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):386-393, February 2012.

Proficiency Assessment of Gesture Analysis in Laparoscopy by Means of the Surgeon's Musculo-Skeleton Model

Cavallo, Filippo; Pietrabissa, Andrea; Megali, Giuseppe; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):394-398, February 2012.

Preoperative Aspirin Use and Outcomes in Cardiac Surgery Patients

Cao, Longhui; Young, Nilas; Liu, Hong; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(2):399-404, February 2012.