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September 2011 - Volume 254 - Issue 3
pp: 393-548

First Report from the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network: Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy has Morbidity and Effectiveness Positioned Between the Band and the Bypass

Hutter, Matthew M.; Schirmer, Bruce D.; Jones, Daniel B.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):410-422, September 2011.

Diverting Loop Ileostomy and Colonic Lavage: An Alternative to Total Abdominal Colectomy for the Treatment of Severe, Complicated Clostridium difficile Associated Disease

Neal, Matthew D.; Alverdy, John C.; Hall, Daniel E.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):423-429, September 2011.

Chasing Zero: The Drive to Eliminate Surgical Site Infections

Thompson, Kristine M.; Oldenburg, W. Andrew; Deschamps, Claude; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):430-437, September 2011.

Cancer Trials Versus the Real World in the United States

Al-Refaie, Waddah B.; Vickers, Selwyn M.; Zhong, Wei; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):438-443, September 2011.

Predictive Index for Long-Term Survival After Retransplantation of the Liver in Adult Recipients: Analysis of a 26-Year Experience in a Single Center

Hong, Johnny C.; Kaldas, Fady M.; Kositamongkol, Prawat; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):444-449, September 2011.

Inhibition of Tumor Angiogenesis and Melanoma Growth by Targeting Vascular E-Selectin

Liu, Zhao-Jun; Tian, Runxia; Li, Yan; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):450-457, September 2011.

Effects of Aggressive Versus Moderate Glycemic Control on Clinical Outcomes in Diabetic Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Patients

Lazar, Harold L.; McDonnell, Marie M.; Chipkin, Stuart; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):458-464, September 2011.

Five Hundred Patients With Merkel Cell Carcinoma Evaluated at a Single Institution

Fields, Ryan C.; Busam, Klaus J.; Chou, Joanne F.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):465-475, September 2011.

Feast or Famine?: The Variable Impact of Coexisting Fellowships on General Surgery Resident Operative Volumes

Hanks, John B.; Ashley, Stanley W.; Mahvi, David M.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):476-485, September 2011.

Identification of a Biomarker Profile Associated With Resistance to Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation Therapy in Rectal Cancer

Garcia-Aguilar, Julio; Chen, Zhenbin; Smith, David D.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):486-493, September 2011.

Surgical Site Infection Prevention: Time to Move Beyond the Surgical Care Improvement Program

Hawn, Mary T.; Vick, Catherine C.; Richman, Joshua; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):494-501, September 2011.

Simulation-Based Mastery Learning Improves Patient Outcomes in Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Zendejas, Benjamin; Cook, David A.; Bingener, Juliane; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):502-511, September 2011.

Coating Human Pancreatic Islets With CD4+CD25highCD127 Regulatory T Cells as a Novel Approach for the Local Immunoprotection

Marek, Natalia; Krzystyniak, Adam; Ergenc, Ipek; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):512-519, September 2011.

General Surgery Workloads and Practice Patterns in the United States, 2007 to 2009: A 10-Year Update from the American Board of Surgery

Valentine, R. James; Jones, Andrew; Biester, Thomas W.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):520-526, September 2011.

Is Surgical Resection Superior to Transplantation in the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma?

Koniaris, Leonidas G.; Levi, David M.; Pedroso, Felipe E.; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):527-538, September 2011.

Rectovaginal Endometriosis

Mangler, Mandy; Hasenbein, Kati; Bartley, Julia; More

Annals of Surgery. 254(3):539-540, September 2011.