August 2004 - Volume 240 - Issue 2 : Annals of Surgery

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August 2004 - Volume 240 - Issue 2
pp: 193-393

Long-term Prognosis After Operation for Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction

Svanes Fevang, Bjørg-Tilde; Fevang, Jonas; Atle Lie, Stein; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):193-201, August 2004.

Classification of Surgical Complications: A New Proposal With Evaluation in a Cohort of 6336 Patients and Results of a Survey

Dindo, Daniel; Demartines, Nicolas; Clavien, Pierre-Alain

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):205-213, August 2004.

Clinical Application of Bioartificial Liver Support Systems

van de Kerkhove, Maarten Paul; Hoekstra, Ruurdtje; Chamuleau, Robert A. F. M.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):216-230, August 2004.

Open Repair of Pectus Excavatum With Minimal Cartilage Resection

Fonkalsrud, Eric W.

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):231-235, August 2004.

The Early Effect of the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass on Hormones Involved in Body Weight Regulation and Glucose Metabolism

Rubino, Francesco; Gagner, Michel; Gentileschi, Paolo; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):236-242, August 2004.

Effects of Bariatric Surgery in Older Patients

Sugerman, Harvey J.; DeMaria, Eric J.; Kellum, John M.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):243-247, August 2004.

Surgical Manipulation of the Intestine Results in Quantitative and Qualitative Alterations in Luminal Escherichia coli

Thomas, Simmy; Kang, Gagandeep; Balasubramanian, Kunissery A.

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):248-254, August 2004.

Anastomotic Leakage Is Predictive of Diminished Survival After Potentially Curative Resection for Colorectal Cancer

Walker, Kenneth G.; Bell, Stephen W.; Rickard, Matthew J. F. X.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):255-259, August 2004.

Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer With Mesorectal Excision: A Prospective Evaluation of 622 Patients

Law, Wai Lun; Chu, Kin Wah

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):260-268, August 2004.

Innate Immunity Genes Influence the Severity of Acute Appendicitis

Rivera-Chavez, Fernando A.; Peters-Hybki, Dixie L.; Barber, Robert C.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):269-277, August 2004.

Incomplete Cytoreduction in 174 Patients With Peritoneal Carcinomatosis From Appendiceal Malignancy

Glehen, Olivier; Mohamed, Faheez; Sugarbaker, Paul H.

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):278-285, August 2004.

Outcome of Splenectomy for Thrombocytopenia Associated With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

You, Y Nancy; Tefferi, Ayalew; Nagorney, David M.

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):286-292, August 2004.

Prognostic Nomogram for Patients Undergoing Resection for Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas

Brennan, Murray F.; Kattan, Michael W.; Klimstra, David; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):293-298, August 2004.

Salvage Surgery Following Downstaging of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Lau, Wan-yee; Ho, Stephen K. W.; Yu, Simon C. H.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):299-305, August 2004.

Prognostic Value of Lymphangiogenesis and Lymphovascular Invasion in Invasive Breast Cancer

Schoppmann, Sebastian F.; Bayer, Guenther; Aumayr, Klaus; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):306-312, August 2004.

Paradoxical Effect of IL-18 Therapy on the Severe and Mild Escherichia coli Infections in Burn-Injured Mice

Kinoshita, Manabu; Seki, Shuhji; Ono, Satoshi; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):313-320, August 2004.

Adrenomedullin and Adrenomedullin Binding Protein-1 Attenuate Vascular Endothelial Cell Apoptosis in Sepsis

Zhou, Mian; Simms, H Hank; Wang, Ping

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):321-330, August 2004.

Albumin Protects Against Gut-Induced Lung Injury In Vitro and In Vivo

Osband, Adena J.; Deitch, Edwin A.; Hauser, Carl J.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):331-339, August 2004.

Insulin Treatment Improves Hepatic Morphology and Function Through Modulation of Hepatic Signals After Severe Trauma

Klein, Dagmar; Schubert, Thomas; Horch, Raymund E.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):340-349, August 2004.

Live Donor Liver Transplantation Without Blood Products: Strategies Developed for Jehovah's Witnesses Offer Broad Application

Jabbour, Nicolas; Gagandeep, Singh; Mateo, Rodrigo; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):350-357, August 2004.

Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy: Trends in Donor and Recipient Morbidity Following 381 Consecutive Cases

Su, Li-Ming; Ratner, Lloyd E.; Montgomery, Robert A.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):358-363, August 2004.

Resuscitation With 100% Oxygen Causes Intestinal Glutathione Oxidation and Reoxygenation Injury in Asphyxiated Newborn Piglets

Haase, Erika; Bigam, David L.; Nakonechny, Quentin B.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):364-373, August 2004.

The Educational Impact of Bench Model Fidelity on the Acquisition of Technical Skill: The Use of Clinically Relevant Outcome Measures

Grober, Ethan D.; Hamstra, Stanley J.; Wanzel, Kyle R.; More

Annals of Surgery. 240(2):374-381, August 2004.

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