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February 2015 - Volume 261 - Issue 2
pp: 221-420,e33-e59

Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision in Rectal Cancer: Short-term Outcomes in Comparison With Laparoscopic Surgery

Fernández-Hevia, María; Delgado, Salvadora; Castells, Antoni; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):221-227, February 2015.

A Step Toward NOTES Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer: Endoscopic Transanal Proctectomy

Tuech, Jean-Jacques; Karoui, Mehdi; Lelong, Bernard; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):228-233, February 2015.

Public Reporting in Surgery: An Emerging Opportunity to Improve Care and Inform Patients

Minami, Christina A.; Dahlke, Allison; Bilimoria, Karl Y.

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):241-242, February 2015.

Quality of Reporting on Patient and Public Involvement Within Surgical Research: A Systematic Review

Jones, Emma Leanne; Williams-Yesson, Barbara Ann; Hackett, Rowland C.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):243-250, February 2015.

Technical Skills Assessment Toolbox: A Review Using the Unitary Framework of Validity

Ghaderi, Iman; Manji, Farouq; Park, Yoon Soo; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):251-262, February 2015.

Survival From Burns in the New Millennium: 70 Years' Experience From a Single Institution

Tompkins, Ronald G.

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):263-268, February 2015.

High-Dose Barium Impaction Therapy for the Recurrence of Colonic Diverticular Bleeding: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Nagata, Naoyoshi; Niikura, Ryota; Shimbo, Takuro; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):269-275, February 2015.

Short-term Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Primary Suture With Primary Glued Mesh Augmentation to Prevent Incisional Hernia

Timmermans, Lucas; Eker, Hasan H.; Steyerberg, Ewout W.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):276-281, February 2015.

Laparoscopic Repair of Very Large Hiatus Hernia With Sutures Versus Absorbable Mesh Versus Nonabsorbable Mesh: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Watson, David I.; Thompson, Sarah K.; Devitt, Peter G.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):282-289, February 2015.

Comparison Between Clinical Registry and Medicare Claims Data on the Classification of Hospital Quality of Surgical Care

Lawson, Elise H.; Zingmond, David S.; Hall, Bruce Lee; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):290-296, February 2015.

Risk of Perioperative Respiratory Complications and Postoperative Morbidity in a Cohort of Adults Exposed to Passive Smoking

Lee, Anna; Chui, Po Tong; Chiu, Chun Hung; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):297-303, February 2015.

The Australian and New Zealand Audit of Surgical Mortality—Birth, Deaths, and Carriage

Raju, R. S.; Guy, G. S.; Majid, A. J.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):304-308, February 2015.

Reliable and Valid Assessment of Point-of-care Ultrasonography

Todsen, Tobias; Tolsgaard, Martin Grønnebæk; Olsen, Beth Härstedt; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):309-315, February 2015.

Remission of Type 2 Diabetes After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass or Sleeve Gastrectomy Is Associated With a Distinct Glycemic Profile

Jiménez, Amanda; Ceriello, Antonio; Casamitjana, Roser; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):316-322, February 2015.

Mechanical Strength and Rheological Properties of Tissue Adhesives With Regard to Colorectal Anastomosis: An Ex Vivo Study

Vakalopoulos, Konstantinos Aristotelis; Wu, Zhouqiao; Kroese, Leonard; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):323-331, February 2015.

Risk of Acute Appendicitis in and Around Pregnancy: A Population-based Cohort Study From England

Zingone, Fabiana; Sultan, Alyshah Abdul; Humes, David James; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):332-337, February 2015.

Risk Prediction Score in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Training: Experience From the English National Training Program

Mackenzie, Hugh; Miskovic, Danilo; Ni, Melody; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):338-344, February 2015.

Functional Compromise Reflected by Sarcopenia, Frailty, and Nutritional Depletion Predicts Adverse Postoperative Outcome After Colorectal Cancer Surgery

Reisinger, Kostan W.; van Vugt, Jeroen L. A.; Tegels, Juul J. W.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):345-352, February 2015.

Phase II Trial of Hepatic Artery Infusional and Systemic Chemotherapy for Patients With Unresectable Hepatic Metastases From Colorectal Cancer: Conversion to Resection and Long-term Outcomes

D'Angelica, Michael I.; Correa-Gallego, Camilo; Paty, Philip B.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):353-360, February 2015.

Management of Biliary Cystic Tumors: A Multi-institutional Analysis of a Rare Liver Tumor

Arnaoutakis, Dean J.; Kim, Yuhree; Pulitano, Carlo; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):361-367, February 2015.

Targeting N-cadherin Increases Vascular Permeability and Differentially Activates AKT in Melanoma

Turley, Ryan S.; Tokuhisa, Yoshihiro; Toshimitsu, Hiroaki; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):368-377, February 2015.

Marking Axillary Lymph Nodes With Radioactive Iodine Seeds for Axillary Staging After Neoadjuvant Systemic Treatment in Breast Cancer Patients: The MARI Procedure

Donker, Mila; Straver, Marieke E.; Wesseling, Jelle; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):378-382, February 2015.

Triage Patterns for Medicare Patients Presenting to Nontrauma Hospitals With Moderate or Severe Injuries

Mohan, Deepika; Barnato, Amber E.; Rosengart, Matthew R.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):383-389, February 2015.

Tranexamic Acid Use in Severely Injured Civilian Patients and the Effects on Outcomes: A Prospective Cohort Study

Cole, Elaine; Davenport, Ross; Willett, Keith; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):390-394, February 2015.

Increased 18F-FDG Uptake Is Predictive of Rupture in a Novel Rat Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture Model

English, Sean J.; Piert, Morand R.; Diaz, Jose A.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):395-404, February 2015.

Remodeling Characteristics and Collagen Distribution in Biological Scaffold Materials Explanted From Human Subjects After Abdominal Soft Tissue Reconstruction: An Analysis of Scaffold Remodeling Characteristics by Patient Risk Factors and Surgical Site Classifications

Cavallo, Jaime A.; Roma, Andres A.; Jasielec, Mateusz S.; More

Annals of Surgery. 261(2):405-415, February 2015.