August 2013 - Volume 258 - Issue 2
pp: 199-375,e14-e15

Trends in Worldwide Volume and Methodological Quality of Surgical Randomized Controlled Trials

Ahmed Ali, Usama; van der Sluis, Pieter C.; Issa, Yama; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):199-207, August 2013.

Extending Indications for Islet Autotransplantation in Pancreatic Surgery

Balzano, Gianpaolo; Maffi, Paola; Nano, Rita; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):210-218, August 2013.



Organ Bioengineering and Regeneration as the New Holy Grail for Organ Transplantation

Orlando, Giuseppe; Soker, Shay; Stratta, Robert J.

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):221-232, August 2013.


Objective Outcomes 14 Years After Laparoscopic Anterior 180-Degree Partial Versus Nissen Fundoplication: Results From a Randomized Trial

Broeders, Joris A.; Broeders, Emily A.; Watson, David I.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):233-239, August 2013.

Randomized Controlled Trial to Reduce Bacterial Colonization of Surgical Drains After Breast and Axillary Operations

Degnim, Amy C.; Scow, Jeffrey S.; Hoskin, Tanya L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):240-247, August 2013.

Endovascular Repair Versus Open Repair of Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial

Reimerink, Jorik J.; Hoornweg, Liselot L.; Vahl, Anco C.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):248-256, August 2013.


Treatment of Vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: A Systematic Review

Bergqvist, David; Björck, Martin; Wanhainen, Anders

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):257-261, August 2013.


Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Alterations in the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Recipients

Tandra, Sweta; Chalasani, Naga; Jones, David R.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):262-269, August 2013.

Growth of Laparoscopic Colectomy in the United States: Analysis of Regional and Socioeconomic Factors Over Time

Bardakcioglu, Ovunc; Khan, Ashraf; Aldridge, Christopher; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):270-274, August 2013.

A Total Laparoscopic Approach Reduces the Infertility Rate After Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis: A 2-Center Study

Beyer-Berjot, Laura; Maggiori, Léon; Birnbaum, David; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):275-282, August 2013.

Laparoscopic Surgery for Stage 0/I Rectal Carcinoma: Short-term Outcomes of a Single-Arm Phase II Trial

Yamamoto, Seiichiro; Ito, Masaaki; Okuda, Junji; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):283-288, August 2013.

Neither FDG-PET Nor CT Can Distinguish Between a Pathological Complete Response and an Incomplete Response After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: A...

Guillem, José G.; Ruby, Jeannine A.; Leibold, Tobias; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):289-295, August 2013.

Tobacco Smoking and Postoperative Outcomes After Colorectal Surgery

Sharma, Abhiram; Deeb, Andrew-Paul; Iannuzzi, James C.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):296-300, August 2013.

Preoperative Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio Is a Predictor of Survival After Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Retrospective Analysis

Mano, Yohei; Shirabe, Ken; Yamashita, Yo-ichi; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):301-305, August 2013.

Feasibility of Split Liver Transplantation for 2 Adults in the Model of End-Stage Liver Disease Era

Lee, Wei-Chen; Chan, Kun-Ming; Chou, Hong-Shiue; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):306-311, August 2013.

Outcomes of Cholecystectomy in US Heart Transplant Recipients

Kilic, Arman; Sheer, Amy; Shah, Ashish S.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):312-317, August 2013.

The Role of Staging Laparoscopy in Primary Gall Bladder Cancer—An Analysis of 409 Patients: A Prospective Study to Evaluate the Role of Staging Laparoscopy in the Management of...

Agarwal, Anil K.; Kalayarasan, Raja; Javed, Amit; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):318-323, August 2013.

Pathohistological Subtype Predicts Survival in Patients With Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm (IPMN) of the Pancreas

Distler, Marius; Kersting, Stephan; Niedergethmann, Marco; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):324-330, August 2013.

Failure Patterns in Resected Pancreas Adenocarcinoma: Lack of Predicted Benefit to SMAD4 Expression

Winter, Jordan M.; Tang, Laura H.; Klimstra, David S.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):331-335, August 2013.

Immunohistochemically Detected Expression of 3 Major Genes (CDKN2A/p16, TP53, and SMAD4/DPC4) Strongly Predicts Survival in Patients With Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

Oshima, Minoru; Okano, Keiichi; Muraki, Shinobu; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):336-346, August 2013.

A Prognostic Nomogram for Prediction of Recurrence in Desmoid Fibromatosis

Crago, Aimeé M.; Denton, Brian; Salas, Sébastien; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):347-353, August 2013.

Acute Kidney Injury, Renal Function, and the Elderly Obese Surgical Patient: A Matched Case-Control Study

Kelz, Rachel R.; Reinke, Caroline E.; Zubizarreta, José R.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):359-363, August 2013.

Cerebrospinal Fluid Aβ to Tau Ratio and Postoperative Cognitive Change

Xie, Zhongcong; McAuliffe, Sayre; Swain, Celeste A.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):364-369, August 2013.

Training Faculty in Nontechnical Skill Assessment: National Guidelines on Program Requirements

Hull, Louise; Arora, Sonal; Symons, Nicholas R. A.; More

Annals of Surgery . 258(2):370-375, August 2013.



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