Articles by Chad G. Ball, MD

Efficacy of a Dual-ring Wound Protector for Prevention of Surgical Site Infections After Pancreaticoduodenectomy in Patients With Intrabiliary Stents: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Bressan, Alexsander K.; Aubin, Jean-Michel; Martel, Guillaume; More

Annals of Surgery. ., Post Author Corrections: December 12, 2017

Characterization and Optimal Management of High-Risk Pancreatic Anastomoses During Pancreatoduodenectomy

Ecker, Brett L.; McMillan, Matthew T.; Asbun, Horacio J.; More

Annals of Surgery. ., Post Author Corrections: June 07, 2017

A Prospective Randomized Multicenter Trial of Distal Pancreatectomy With and Without Routine Intraperitoneal Drainage

Van Buren, George II; Bloomston, Mark; Schmidt, Carl R.; More

Annals of Surgery. 266(3):421-431, September 2017.

Incorporation of Procedure-specific Risk Into the ACS-NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator Improves the Prediction of Morbidity and Mortality After Pancreatoduodenectomy

McMillan, Matthew T.; Allegrini, Valentina; Asbun, Horacio J.; More

Annals of Surgery. 265(5):978-986, May 2017.

Risk-adjusted Outcomes of Clinically Relevant Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreatoduodenectomy: A Model for Performance Evaluation

McMillan, Matthew T.; Soi, Sameer; Asbun, Horacio J.; More

Annals of Surgery. 264(2):344-352, August 2016.

Indications for Use of Damage Control Surgery in Civilian Trauma Patients: A Content Analysis and Expert Appropriateness Rating Study

Roberts, Derek J.; Bobrovitz, Niklas; Zygun, David A.; More

Annals of Surgery. 263(5):1018-1027, May 2016.

Active Negative Pressure Peritoneal Therapy After Abbreviated Laparotomy: The Intraperitoneal Vacuum Randomized Controlled Trial

Kirkpatrick, Andrew W.; Roberts, Derek J.; Faris, Peter D.; More

Annals of Surgery. 262(1):38-46, July 2015.

Clinical Presentation of Patients With Tension Pneumothorax: A Systematic Review

Roberts, Derek J.; Leigh-Smith, Simon; Faris, Peter D.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(6):1068-1078, June 2015.

Selective Nonoperative Management in 1106 Patients With Abdominal Gunshot Wounds: Conclusions on Safety, Efficacy, and the Role of Selective CT Imaging in a Prospective...

Navsaria, Pradeep H.; Nicol, Andrew J.; Edu, Sorin; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(4):760-764, April 2015.

The Right Treatment at the Right Time in the Right Place: A Population-based, Before-and-after Study of Outcomes Associated With Implementation of an All-inclusive Trauma System...

Mckee, Jessica L.; Roberts, Derek J.; van Wijngaarden-Stephens, Mary H.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(3):558-564, March 2015.

Sternotomy or Drainage for a Hemopericardium After Penetrating Trauma: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Nicol, Andrew J.; Navsaria, Pradeep H.; Hommes, Martijn; More

Annals of Surgery. 259(3):438-442, March 2014.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Computed Tomographic Angiography for Blunt Cerebrovascular Injury Detection in Trauma Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Roberts, Derek J.; Chaubey, Vikas P.; Zygun, David A.; More

Annals of Surgery. 257(4):621-632, April 2013.

Wound Protectors Reduce Surgical Site Infection: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Edwards, Janet P.; Ho, Adelyn L.; Tee, May C.; More

Annals of Surgery. 256(1):53-59, July 2012.