Ultrasound therapy for treatment of lower extremity intermittent claudication
Publication date: Available online 23 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Gregory J. Landry, David Louie, David Giraud, Azzdine Y. Ammi, Sanjiv Kaul (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 23, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Surgical outcomes and survival rates of colon cancer in children and young adults
Publication date: Available online 23 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Adesola C. Akinkuotu, Ugwuji N. Maduekwe, Andrea Hayes-Jordan (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 23, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Immediate effects of hemodialysis on upper extremity and cognitive function
Publication date: Available online 23 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): David Warner, David Louie, John Campiche, Vishal Kottapalli, Gregory J. Landry (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 23, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intraoperative parathyroid hormone measurement facilitates outpatient thyroidectomy in children
Publication date: Available online 23 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Ruth Obiarinze, Jessica Fazendin, Pallavi Iyer, Brenessa Lindeman, Herbert Chen (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 23, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

NPSA 2020 presidential address: The making of a leader
Publication date: Available online 23 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): John HT. Waldhausen (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 23, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The euthyroid state: An often difficult-to-achieve (and unnecessary?) goal at the time of surgery
Publication date: Available online 22 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jessica M. Fazendin, Mary Smithson, Ammar Asban, Herbert Chen, Brenessa Lindeman (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Stop calling it the slave monitor
Publication date: Available online 22 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Michael W. Robinson (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The experience of surgical research residents in the early phase of the COVID-19 pandemic: A survey study
Publication date: Available online 19 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Michael Poulson, Naomi Sell, Allan Stolarski, Katherine He, Edward Whang, Gentian Kristo (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Changes in trends during the COVID-19 lockdown: An urban, Level-1 trauma centers experience
Publication date: Available online 20 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Camaleigh A. Jaber, Chih-Yuan Fu, Francesca E. Bryan, Frederic L. Starr, Matthew J. Kaminsky, Leah C. Tatebe, Victoria L. Schlanser, Faran Bokhari (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

OPTICC: A multicentre trial of Occult Pneumothoraces subjected to mechanical ventilation: The final report
Publication date: Available online 20 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Thomas W. Clements, Marco Sirois, Neil Parry, Derek J. Roberts, Vincent Trottier, Sandro Rizoli, Chad G. Ball, Zhengwen Jimmy Xiao, Andrew W. Kirkpatrick (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

National trends and predictors of mastectomy with immediate breast reconstruction
Publication date: Available online 17 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Ava Mandelbaum, Morcos Nakhla, Young Ji Seo, Vishal Dobaria, Deanna J. Attai, Jennifer L. Baker, Carlie K. Thompson, Maggie L. DiNome, Peyman Benharash, Minna K. Lee (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Reversal of DOACs in trauma: Questions remain unanswered
Publication date: Available online 18 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Kazuhide Matsushima, Kenji Inaba (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Heterogeneity in managing rib fractures across non-trauma and level I, II, and III trauma centers
Publication date: Available online 16 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jeff Choi, Aydin Kaghazchi, Katherine L. Dickerson, Lakshika Tennakoon, David A. Spain, Joseph D. Forrester (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 16, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The Affordable Care Act: A success?
Publication date: Available online 14 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jennifer L. Williams, Virginia O. Shaffer (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Decision support tools: Best practice or failed experiment?
Publication date: Available online 14 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Anne P. Ehle, Dana A. Telem (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Short- and long-term outcome of Frey procedure for chronic pancreatitis in adults
Publication date: Available online 11 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Sukanta Ray, Kshaunish Das, Sujan Khamrui, Koustav Jana, Roby Das, Dilip Kumar, Zuber Ansari (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 12, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Risk scoring models fail to predict pulmonary embolism in trauma patients
Publication date: Available online 11 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Frank R. Buchanan, Emily Leede, Lawrence H. Brown, Pedro G. Teixeira, Jayson D. Aydelotte, Tatiana C. Cardenas, Thomas B. Coopwood, Marc D. Trust, Sadia Ali, Carlos V.R. Brown (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 12, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Impact of policy-based and institutional interventions on postoperative opioid prescribing practices
Publication date: Available online 11 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Ashley Titan, Alexis Doyle, Kayla Pfaff, Ioana Baiu, Angela Lee, Laura Graham, Andrew Shelton, Mary Hawn (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Characterizing robotic surgical expertise: An exploratory study of neural activation during mental imagery of robotic suturing
Publication date: Available online 9 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Nicholas E. Anton, Jake A. Whiteside, Jackie Cha, Louis A. Perkins, Marcel Martin, Dimitrios Stefanidis (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 10, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Survival following simultaneous liver-lung versus liver alone transplantation: Results of the US National experience
Publication date: Available online 8 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Joshua Purvis, Chandler McLeod, Blair Smith, Babak J. Orandi, Cozette Kale, David S. Goldberg, Devin E. Eckhoff, Jayme E. Locke, Robert M. Cannon (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 8, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Operating room team training using simulation: Hope or hype?
Publication date: Available online 6 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Hung Truong, Amy M. Sullivan, Mohamad Rassoul Abu-Nuwar, Stephanie Therrien, Stephanie B. Jones, John Pawlowski, Jose M. Parra, Daniel B. Jones (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 6, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

An Institutional experience with primary hyperparathyroidism in the elderly over two decades
Publication date: Available online 30 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Kayla O’Sullivan, Tina W.F. Yen, Kara Doffek, Sophie Dream, Ioanna Mazotas, Douglas B. Evans, Tracy S. Wang (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 5, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The impact of the affordable care act on surgeon selection amongst colorectal surgery patients
Publication date: Available online 4 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jason Tong, Ezra S. Brooks, Catherine L. Mavroudis, Christopher Wirtalla, Cary B. Aarons, Nicole M. Saur, Najjia N. Mahmoud, Giorgos C. Karakousis, Rachel R. Kelz (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 5, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Decision making and informed consent in uterus transplant recipients: A mixed-methods study of the Dallas uterus transplant study (DUETS) participants
Publication date: Available online 4 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Anji E. Wall, Liza Johannesson, Monica Sok, Ann Marie Warren, Elisa J. Gordon, Giuliano Testa (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 5, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Toward competency based continuing professional development for practicing surgeons
Publication date: Available online 5 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Simon R. Turner, Brett Mador, Hollis Lai, Jonathan White, Michael Kim (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 5, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The development of a virtual pilot for the American Board of Surgery Certifying examination
Publication date: Available online 3 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Andrew T. Jones, Carol L. Barry, Beatriz Ibáñez, Michelle LaPlante, Jo Buyske (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 4, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Why is self-advocacy a barrier to living donor kidney transplantation?
Publication date: Available online 4 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Anji E. Wall (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 4, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Implementation and evaluation of eight virtual surgical electives for medical students during the COVID-19 pandemic
Publication date: Available online 4 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Brian Pettitt-Schieber, Marissa Kuo, Andrew Steehler, Andy Dong, Omolola Fakunle, Tad Manalo, Oblaise Mercury, Francis Simpson, Ndéye Guissé, Matthew Studer, Marie-Veronique Poirier, Brandon Philbrick, Zachary Grady, Michelle Higgins, Lindsay Gallo, Dora Danko, Reem Dawoud, Barbara Pettitt (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 4, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Skilled nursing facility care after colorectal cancer surgery: A call for quality improvement efforts
Publication date: Available online 3 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Cristina B. Sanger (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Re-envisioning undergraduate surgical education during and after the COVID-19 pandemic
Publication date: Available online 2 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Marc D. Basson (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 2, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Epidemiology and outcomes of primary pediatric lung malignancies: Updates from the SEER database
Publication date: Available online 1 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Nathan J. Smith, Devashis Mukherjee, Yu Wang, Ruta Brazauskas, Ariel A. Nelson, Chandler S. Cortina (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 1, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma – Quality, patient safety, and Outcomes Committee - Transitions of care: Healthcare handoffs in trauma
Publication date: Available online 1 February 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Rachel Appelbaum, Shayn Martin, Glen Tinkoff, Jose L. Pascual, Rajesh R. Gandhi (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - February 1, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Surgeon stress negatively affects their non-technical skills in the operating room
Publication date: Available online 30 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Nicholas E. Anton, Dimitrios I. Athanasiadis, Theoklitos Karipidis, Alyson Y. Keen, Amani Karim, Jackie Cha, Nikki Walke, Dimitrios Stefanidis (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 31, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The effect of a three-dimensional instructional video on performance of a spatially complex procedure in surgical residents in relation to their visual-spatial abilities
Publication date: Available online 29 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Katerina Bogomolova, Jeroen J.G. van Merriënboer, Jan E. Sluimers, Jeroen Donkers, Theo Wiggers, Steven E.R. Hovius, Jos A. van der Hage (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 31, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

An Institutional eexperience with primary hyperparathyroidism in the elderly over two decades
Publication date: Available online 30 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Kayla O'Sullivan, Tina W.F. Yen, Kara Doffek, Sophie Dream, Ioanna Mazotas, Douglas B. Evans, Tracy S. Wang (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 31, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intraoperative parathyroid hormone measurement facilitates outpatient thyroidectomy in children
Publication date: Available online 29 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Andrea Gillis, Fiemu Nwariaku (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 29, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation Reduces Resource Utilization in pediatric patients
Publication date: Available online 27 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Al-Faraaz Kassam, Alexander R. Cortez, Michael E. Johnston, Huaiyu Zang, Lin Fei, Tom K. Lin, Maisam Abu-El-Haija, Jaimie D. Nathan (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 28, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Patient, Nurse, Medical Assistant, and Surgeon Perspectives Inform the Development of a Decision Support Tool for Inguinal Hernia Surgery: A Qualitative Analysis
Publication date: Available online 13 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Frank Gleason, Katey Feng, Ivan Herbey, Allison Shorten, Daniel I. Chu, Abhishek D. Parmar (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 27, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Visual teaching aids improve patient understanding and reduce anxiety prior to a colectomy
Publication date: Available online 26 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): James A. Stewart, Lauren Wood, Jameson Wiener, Gregory D. Kennedy, Daniel I. Chu, Jeffrey R. Lancaster, Melanie S. Morris (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 27, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Sex differences in long-term outcomes after traumatic injury: A mediation analysis
Publication date: Available online 27 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Juan P. Herrera-Escobar, Mohamad El Moheb, Anju Ranjit, Christina Weed, Karen Brasel, George Kasotakis, Haytham M.A. Kaafarani, George Velmahos, Deepika Nehra, Adil H. Haider, Molly Jarman, Ali Salim (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 27, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Efficient evaluation of center-level emergency surgery performance using a high-yield procedure set: A step towards an EGS registry
Publication date: Available online 23 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): JustinS. Hatchimonji, ElinoreJ. Kaufman, PhillipM. Dowzicky, DaneR. Scantling, DanielN. Holena (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 24, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Using local rather than general anesthesia for inguinal hernia repair May significantly reduce complications for Frail Veterans
Publication date: Available online 22 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jennie Meier, Miles Berger, Timothy Hogan, Joan Reisch, Herbert Zeh, C. Munro Cullum, SimonC. Lee, CeletteSugg Skinner, CynthiaJ. Brown, CourtneyJ. Balentine (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 24, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Multiple hepatocellular carcinoma: Long-term outcomes following resection beyond actual guidelines. An Italian multicentric retrospective study
Publication date: Available online 22 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Ilenia Bartolini, Tommaso Nelli, Nadia Russolillo, Alessandro Cucchetti, Benedetta Pesi, Luca Moraldi, Alessando Ferrero, Giorgio Ercolani, Gianluca Grazi, Giacomo Batignani (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 24, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Open hepatic resection in the elderly at two tertiary referral centers
Publication date: Available online 21 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jessica L. Mueller, George Molina, Cristina R. Ferrone, David C. Chang, Parsia Vagefi, Kenneth K. Tanabe, Thomas E. Clancy, Motaz Qadan (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Invited commentary on “Management of simple and retained hemothorax: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma”
Publication date: Available online 20 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Amanda Hambrecht, Cherisse Berry (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Granular neighborhood-level socioeconomic data: An opportunity for a different kind of precision oncology?
Publication date: Available online 20 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Douglas S. Swords, Courtney L. Scaife (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Association of medicaid expansion of the Affordable Care Act with the stage at diagnosis and treatment of papillary thyroid cancer: A difference-in-differences analysis
Publication date: Available online 18 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Jessica Limberg, Dessislava Stefanova, Jessica W. Thiesmeyer, Timothy M. Ullmann, Sarina Bains, Brendan M. Finnerty, Rasa Zarnegar, Jing Li, Thomas Fahey, Toni Beninato (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 19, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Double adenoma as a cause of primary hyperparathyroidism: Asymmetric hyperplasia or a distinct pathologic entity?
Publication date: Available online 19 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Kristin E. Goodsell, Jae P. Ermer, Salman Zaheer, Rachel R. Kelz, Douglas L. Fraker, Heather Wachtel (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 19, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The effects of the Affordable Care Act on access and outcomes of colon surgery
Publication date: Available online 19 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Ezra S. Brooks, Jason Tong, Catherine W. Lancaster, Christopher Wirtalla, Giorgos C. Karakousis, Nicole M. Saur, Cary B. Aarons, Najjia N. Mahmoud, Rachel R. Kelz (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 19, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Predicting prospective resident entrustment: From evaluation to action
Publication date: Available online 19 January 2021Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Xiaodong (Phoenix) Chen, Amalia Cochran, Alan E. Harzman, E.Christopher Ellison (Source: The American Journal of Surgery)
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - January 19, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research