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Monday, December 29, 2014

Medscape posts list of 10 most read journal articles in General Surgery

Medscape recently compiled its list of the 10 most read journal articles in General Surgery for 2014. Six of the 10 articles were published in Annals of Surgery. The 10 most read articles are listed below:

1.  The Aging Surgeon Annals of Surgery. 2014;260(2):199-201. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

2.  Outcomes and Cost Analysis of Laparoscopic Versus Open Appendectomy for Treatment of Acute Appendicitis BMC Surg. 2014;14(14) © 2014 BioMed Central, Ltd.

3.  Does Pay-for-Performance Improve Surgical Outcomes? Annals of Surgery. 2014;259(4):677-681. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

4.  Safety of Short, In-Hospital Delays Before Surgery for Acute Appendicitis Annals of Surgery. 2014;259(5):894-903. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

5.  Incidental Gallbladder Cancer at Cholecystectomy Annals of Surgery. 2014;260(1):128-133. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

6.  Rapid Diagnosis and Staging of Colorectal Cancer via High-Resolution Magic Angle Spinning Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (HR-MAS NMR) Spectroscopy of Intact Tissue Biopsies Annals of Surgery. 2014;259(6):1138-1149. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

7.  Outcome Following Sentinel Node Biopsy Plus Wide Local Excision Versus Wide Local Excision Only for Primary Cutaneous Melanoma Annals of Surgery. 2014;260(1):149-157. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

8.  Management of Acute Upside-down Stomach BMC Surg. 2013;13(55) © 2013 BioMed Central, Ltd.

9.  Healthcare Personnel Attire in Non-Operating-Room Settings Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014;35(2):107-121. © 2014 The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America

10.  Lynch Syndrome From a Surgeon Perspective BMC Surg. 2014;14(9) © 2014 BioMed Central, Ltd.