The American surgeon

(ISSN: 0003-1348)

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From The American surgeon

2018 - 84 (3)

  • Retroperitoneal Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection Presenting as a Concern for Missed Hollow Viscus Injury. 
  • Type VI Choledochal Cyst: An Unusual Case of a Bile Duct Anomaly. 
  • Retrospective Analysis of 29 Patients with Multiple Pulmonary Metastases from Colorectal Carcinoma Resected by a 1318-nm Laser. 
  • Competency-Based Goals and Objectives for Global Surgery and Injury Burden Education. 
  • Paradoxical Portal Anatomy in a Young Gentleman with Hepatocellular Carcinoma. 
  • Management of Major Blunt Renal Injury: A Twelve-Year Review at an Urban, Level I Trauma Hospital. 
  • Early Craniectomy Improves Intracranial and Cerebral Perfusion Pressure after Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. 
  • Percutaneous Transhepatic Gallbladder Drainage Combined with Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy versus Emergency Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Acute Complicated Cholecystitis: Comparison of Curative Efficacy. 
  • Outcomes after Ventral Hernia Repair Using the Rives-Stoppa, Endoscopic, and Open Component Separation Techniques. 
  • The Impact of Methamphetamine Use on Trauma Patients at a Level I Trauma Center: A 10-Year Retrospective Review. 
  • Axillary Hidradenitis: Risk Factors for Recurrence after Surgical Excision in 214 Patients. 
  • Does the Presence of Subdural Hemorrhage Increase the Risk of Intracranial Hemorrhage Expansion after the Initiation of Antithrombotic Medication? 
  • Outcomes at Bariatric Surgery Centers of Excellence and Non-Designated Centers: A Retrospective Cohort Study in a TRICARE Population. 
  • Evaluation of Drain Amylase Level after Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Special Reference to Delayed Pancreatic Fistula. 
  • Failure on the American Board of Surgery Examinations of General Surgery Residency Graduates Correlates Positively with States' Malpractice Risk. 
  • Outcomes after Falls Continue to Worsen Despite Trauma and Geriatric Care Advancements. 
  • Videoesophagography versus Endoscopy for Prediction of Intraoperative Hiatal Hernia Size. 
  • Effect of Gender on Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality Outcomes: A Retrospective Cohort Study. 
  • Addition of Mesh Reinforcement for Pancreatic Stump and Braun Enteroenterostomy after Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A Single Institution Experience. 
  • Nighttime Trauma Fellow Care Is Associated with Improved Outcomes after Injury. 
  • Accuracy of the ACS NSQIP Online Risk Calculator Depends on How You Look at It: Results from the United States Gastric Cancer Collaborative. 
  • Who Is Ordering MRIs in Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients? 
  • Laparoscopic Experience for Recurrent Inguinal Hernia Repair in a Single Center for 14 Years. 
  • Partial Nephrectomy for Nephroblastoma: A National Cancer Data Base Review. 
  • Third-Year Medical Student Impressions of Resident Teaching in Simulated and Clinical Settings. 
  • Management Approaches for Enterocutaneous Fistulas. 
  • Herman Boerhaave, the Dutch Hippocrates, a Forgotten Father of Medicine. 
  • Staged Management of Giant Inguinoscrotal Hernia. 
  • Wound Healing Disorder Caused by Pyoderma Gangrenosum. 
  • Malignant Embolus Should Be Considered as a Cause of Acute Limb Ischemia in Patients without a Clear Cardioembolic Source. 
  • Tension Pneumoperitoneum after Hanging. 
  • The Role of Open Cholecystectomy in the Current Era of Laparoscopic Surgery and the Trainee Experience. 
  • Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis. 
  • Vaginal Delivery during Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Management Strategy. 
  • Benign Schwannoma of the Rectus Sheath: A Rare Abdominal Mass Treated in a Multidisciplinary Fashion. 
  • Development of Bone Metastasis Secondary to Appendiceal Adenocarcinoma with Signet Ring Cells. 
  • Cervical Impalement Injuries: Principles of Management. 
  • Characterization of Pediatric Traumatic Diaphragm Injury. 

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