The American surgeon

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The American surgeon's Latest Table of Contents

2017 - 83 (8)

  • Early and Late Complications in Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass: Comparative Study between Manual and Stapled Anastomosis. 
  • An Expanded Preoperative Component within an Enhanced Recovery Protocol Improves Outcomes in Colorectal Surgery. 
  • Inpatient Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheter Complications: Should Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Lines Be Placed in the Intensive Care Unit Setting? 
  • Predictors of Utilization and Quality Assessment in Robotic Rectal Cancer Resection: A Review of the National Cancer Database. 
  • Esophageal Perforation: A Common Clinical Problem with Many Different Management Options. 
  • Open Retromuscular Repair of Parastomal Hernias with Synthetic Mesh. 
  • Chest Tube Removal in Simple Pneumothorax: Does Water-Seal Duration Matter? 
  • Variability in Perioperative Fasting Practices Negatively Impacts Nutritional Support of Critically Ill Intubated Patients. 
  • Outcomes after Mastectomy and Lumpectomy in Octogenarians and Nonagenarians with Early-Stage Breast Cancer. 
  • An Evaluation of Parastomal Hernia Repair Using the Americas Hernia Society Quality Collaborative. 
  • Patient and Tumor Disparities in Breast Cancer Based on Insurance Status. 
  • The Clinical Utility and Cost of Postoperative Mammography Completed within One Year of Breast Conserving Therapy: Is It Worth It? 
  • Identifying Futile Interfacility Surgical Transfers. 
  • Optimal Modified Frailty Index Cutoff in Older Gastrointestinal Cancer Patients. 
  • The Impact of Hemodynamic Transesophageal Echocardiography on the Use of Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Trauma. 
  • Mammographic Screening at Age 40 or 45? What Difference Does It Make? The Potential Impact of American Cancer Society Mammography Screening Guidelines. 
  • Outcomes Following Noncardiac Surgery in Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices: A Single-Center Experience. 
  • Indicators of Survival and Favorable Functional Outcomes after Decompressive Craniectomy: A Multi-Institutional Retrospective Study. 
  • The Sestamibi Paradox: Improving Intraoperative Localization of Parathyroid Adenomas. 
  • Pneumatosis Intestinalis in Patients Receiving Tube Feeds. 
  • Clinical Characteristics of Trauma Patients Requiring Hydrocortisone Treatment for Refractory Hypotension. 
  • Outcomes Experienced by Patients Presenting with Ventral Hernia and Morbid Obesity in a Surgical Clinic. 
  • The Use of Fluorescence Angiography for Confirmation of Hemorrhoid Dearterialization. 
  • Longer Patient Travel Times Associated with Decreased Follow-Up after Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair (EVAR). 
  • Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection after Diverting Loop Ileostomy and Colonic Lavage: An Unreported Complication of the Novel Surgical Therapy. 
  • Comparison of Outcomes between Open versus Videoscopic Superficial Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection. 
  • Asymptomatic Venous Bullet Emboli: Rationale for Nonoperative Management. 
  • Multifaceted Treatment for a Black Bear Attack. 
  • The Uterine Flap: An Option for Autogenous Repair of Perineal Hernia after Abdominoperineal Resection. 
  • Novel Management for Distal Radius Fracture after Trauma. 
  • Relative Mortality Analysis of Trauma Patients Requiring Emergency Surgery at a Level I Trauma Center. 
  • Masquerading as Sigmoid Adenocarcinoma: A Unique Presentation of High-Grade Serous Carcinoma Arising from Endometriosis. 
  • Midgut Volvulus in Adults with Congenital Intestinal Malrotation. 
  • Moped Collisions: Low Speed and High Impact-A Single-Center Review. 
  • Rare Cause of Pneumopericardium in a Patient Following a Motor Vehicle Collision. 
  • Continuing Advancements in Diagnosis and Management of Ampullary Adenoma. 
  • Internal Iliac- Enteric Fistula: A Rare Cause of Hemorrhagic Shock. 
  • Trauma-Associated Abdominal Cocoon: Demonstration of Radiographic Evolution. 
  • Who is John Doe? A Case-Match Analysis. 
  • Performance of Rib Plate Hardware in an Elderly Woman Receiving Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation after Surgical Rib Fixation. 
  • Incidental Squamous Cell Carcinoma In Situ in a Large Pharyngoesophageal (Zenker's) Diverticulum. 
  • Emphysematous Gastritis, a Spectrum of Disease: A Four-Case Report. 
  • Lemierre's Syndrome: More Than Just a Sore Throat. 
  • The Role of Diverting Colostomy in Traumatic Blunt Open Pelvic Fractures. 
  • Traumatic External Carotid Artery Avulsion Not Evident on CT Angiogram. 
  • The Evolution of Trauma Care: Relative Mortality Analysis at a Level 1 Trauma Center over Two Decades. 
  • Duration of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Patients with Gunshot Wounds to the Head. 
  • Myoepithelial Carcinoma of the Thigh after Lipoma Excision.