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1. Mungo B, Papageorge CM, Stem M, Molena D, Lidor AO. The Impact of Operative Approach on Postoperative Complications Following Colectomy for Colon Caner. World J Surg 2017 Aug; 41(8):2143-2152.
[PubMed ID: 28332057]
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2. Fisher AV, Fernandes-Taylor S, Campbell-Flohr SA, Clarkson SJ, Winslow ER, Abbott DE, Weber SM. 30-day Readmission After Pancreatic Resection: A Systematic Review of the Literature and Meta-analysis. Ann. Surg. 2017 Aug; 266(2):242-250.
[PubMed ID: 28323675]
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3. Barbas AS, Dib MJ, Rege AS, Vikraman DS, Sudan DL, Knechtle SJ, Scarborough JE. The Volume-outcome Relationship in Deceased Donor Kidney Transplantation and Implications for Regionalization. Ann. Surg. 2017 Jul 22.
[PubMed ID: 28650358]
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4. Lowell AJ, Bushman NM, Wang X, Ma Y, Pitt SC, Sippel RS, Schneider DF, Randle RW. Assessing the risk of hypercalcemic crisis in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism. J. Surg. Res. 2017 Jul 12.
[PubMed ID: 28711370]
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5. Shulzhenko N, Zens T, Beems M, Haines K, Agarwal SK. Reply to: Threshold of number of rib fractures in elderly blunt trauma: A simple or complex matter of numbers? Surgery 2017 Jul 11.
[PubMed ID: 28709647]
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6. Imbus JR, Funk LM. Commentary Regarding Varban et al.: Far from Standardized: Using Surgical Videos to Identify Variation in Technique for Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Roll Back the Tape: Variation in Sleeve Gastrectomy Technique. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2017 Jul 07.
[PubMed ID: 28686549]
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7. Khoraki J, Moraes MG, Neto APF, Funk LM, Greenberg JA, Campos GM. Long-term outcomes of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Am. J. Surg. 2017 Jul 03.
[PubMed ID: 28693840]
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8. Lidor A, Telem D, Bower C, Sinha P, Orlando R, Romanelli J. SAGES quality initiative: an introduction. Surg Endosc 2017 Aug; 31(8):3072-3077.
[PubMed ID: 28664439]
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9. Nieuwsma JA, Wray LO, Voils CI, Gierisch JM, Dundon M, Coffman CJ, Jackson GL, Merwin R, Vair C, Juntilla K, White-Clark C, Jeffreys AS, Harris A, Owings M, Marr J, Edelman D. A problem-solving intervention for cardiovascular disease risk reduction in veterans: Protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials 2017 Jun 23; 60():42-50.
[PubMed ID: 28600161]
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10. Greenberg CC, Ghousseini HN, Pavuluri Quamme SR, Beasley HL, Frasier LL, Brys NA, Dombrowski JC, Wiegmann DA, Wisconsin Surgical Coaching Program . A Statewide Surgical Coaching Program Provides Opportunity for Continuous Professional Development. Ann. Surg. 2017 Jun 22.
[PubMed ID: 28650360]
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11. Greenberg JA, Jolles S, Sullivan S, Quamme SP, Funk LM, Lidor AO, Greenberg C, Pugh CM. A structured, extended training program to facilitate adoption of new techniques for practicing surgeons. Surg Endosc 2017 Jun 22.
[PubMed ID: 28643054]
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12. Ingraham A, Nathens A, Peitzman A, Bode A, Dorlac G, Dorlac W, Miller P, Sadeghi M, Wasserman DD, Bilimoria K, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Emergency General Surgery Quality Indicator Development Expert Panel . Assessment of emergency general surgery care based on formally developed quality indicators. Surgery 2017 Jun 21.
[PubMed ID: 28647046]
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13. Randle RW, Bushman NM, Orne J, Balentine CJ, Wendt E, Saucke M, Pitt SC, Macdonald CL, Connor NP, Sippel RS. Papillary Thyroid Cancer: The Good and Bad of the "Good Cancer". Thyroid 2017 Jul; 27(7):902-907.
[PubMed ID: 28510505]
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14. Xia BT, Ahmad SA, Al Humaidi AH, Hanseman DJ, Ethun CG, Maithel SK, Kooby DA, Salem A, Cho CS, Weber SM, Stocker SJ, Talamonti MS, Bentrem DJ, Abbott DE. Time to Initiation of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Pancreas Cancer: A Multi-Institutional Experience. Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2017 Jun 09.
[PubMed ID: 28600732]
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15. Faries MB, Thompson JF, Cochran AJ, Andtbacka RH, Mozzillo N, Zager JS, Jahkola T, Bowles TL, Testori A, Beitsch PD, Hoekstra HJ, Moncrieff M, Ingvar C, Wouters MWJM, Sabel MS, Levine EA, Agnese D, Henderson M, Dummer R, Rossi CR, Neves RI, Trocha SD, Wright F, Byrd DR, Matter M, Hsueh E, MacKenzie-Ross A, Johnson DB, Terheyden P, Berger AC, Huston TL, Wayne JD, Smithers BM, Neuman HB, Schneebaum S, Gershenwald JE, Ariyan CE, Desai DC, Jacobs L, McMasters KM, Gesierich A, Hersey P, Bines SD, Kane JM, Barth RJ, McKinnon G, Farma JM, Schultz E, Vidal-Sicart S, Hoefer RA, Lewis JM, Scheri R, Kelley MC, Nieweg OE, Noyes RD, Hoon DSB, Wang HJ, Elashoff DA, Elashoff RM. Completion Dissection or Observation for Sentinel-Node Metastasis in Melanoma. N. Engl. J. Med. 2017 06 08; 376(23):2211-2222.
[PubMed ID: 28591523]
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16. Khoshhal Z, Canner J, Schneider E, Stem M, Haut E, Schlottmann F, Barbetta A, Mungo B, Lidor A, Molena D. Impact of Surgeon Specialty on Perioperative Outcomes of Surgery for Benign Esophageal Diseases: A NSQIP Analysis. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2017 Jun 08.
[PubMed ID: 28594583]
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17. Zens T, Yan A, Lee C, Schmitz C, Faucher L, Gibson A. A Pediatric Burn Outpatient Short Stay Program Decreases Patient Length of Stay With Equivalent Burn Outcomes. J Burn Care Res 2017 Jun 06.
[PubMed ID: 28598952]
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18. Nelsen EM, Abbott DE, Pfau PR, Benson ME. EUS core biopsy leading to duodenal brunneroma diagnosis. Gastrointest. Endosc. 2017 Jun 06.
[PubMed ID: 28599917]
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19. Bennett KM, Hoch JR, Scarborough JE. Predictors of 30-day postoperative major adverse clinical events after carotid artery stenting: An analysis of the procedure-targeted American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program. J. Vasc. Surg. 2017 Jun 05.
[PubMed ID: 28596038]
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20. Funk LM, Shan Y, Voils CI, Kloke J, Hanrahan LP. Electronic Health Record Data Versus the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES): A Comparison of Overweight and Obesity Rates. Med Care 2017 Jun; 55(6):598-605.
[PubMed ID: 28079710]
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21. Rinehardt EK, Scarborough JE, Bennett KM. Current practice of thoracic outlet decompression surgery in the United States. J. Vasc. Surg. 2017 May 31.
[PubMed ID: 28579292]
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22. Kim Y, Squires MH, Poultsides GA, Fields RC, Weber SM, Votanopoulos KI, Kooby DA, Worhunsky DJ, Jin LX, Hawkins WG, Acher AW, Cho CS, Saunders N, Levine EA, Schmidt CR, Maithel SK, Pawlik TM. Impact of lymph node ratio in selecting patients with resected gastric cancer for adjuvant therapy. Surgery 2017 May 31.
[PubMed ID: 28578142]
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23. Statz AK, Stroud AM, Jolles SA, Greenberg JA, Lidor AO, Shada AL, Wang X, Funk LM. Psychosocial Factors Are Associated with Quality of Life After Laparoscopic Antireflux Surgery. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2017 May 30.
[PubMed ID: 28557566]
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24. Henkel DS, Mora-Pinzon M, Remington PL, Jolles SA, Voils CI, Gould JC, Kothari SN, Funk LM. Trends in the Prevalence of Severe Obesity and Bariatric Surgery Access: A State-Level Analysis from 2011 to 2014. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2017 Jul; 27(7):669-675.
[PubMed ID: 28557643]
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25. Buettner S, van Vugt JLA, Gaspersz MP, Coelen RJS, Roos E, Labeur TA, Margonis GA, Ethun CG, Maithel SK, Poultsides G, Tran T, Idrees K, Isom CA, Fields RC, Krasnick BA, Weber SM, Salem A, Martin RCG, Scoggins CR, Shen P, Mogal HD, Schmidt C, Beal E, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, IJzermans JNM, van Gulik TM, Pawlik TM, Groot Koerkamp B. Survival after resection of perihilar cholangiocarcinoma in patients with lymph node metastases. HPB (Oxford) 2017 May 23.
[PubMed ID: 28549744]
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26. Utter GH, Schuster KM, Miller PR, Mowery NT, Agarwal SK, Winchell RJ, Crandall ML. The Capacity of ICD-10-CM/PCS to Characterize Surgical Care. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2017 May 22.
[PubMed ID: 28538626]
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27. Sperber NR, Carpenter JS, Cavallari LH, J Damschroder L, Cooper-DeHoff RM, Denny JC, Ginsburg GS, Guan Y, Horowitz CR, Levy KD, Levy MA, Madden EB, Matheny ME, Pollin TI, Pratt VM, Rosenman M, Voils CI, W Weitzel K, Wilke RA, Ryanne Wu R, Orlando LA. Challenges and strategies for implementing genomic services in diverse settings: experiences from the Implementing GeNomics In pracTicE (IGNITE) network. BMC Med Genomics 2017 May 22; 10(1):35.
[PubMed ID: 28532511, PMCID: 5441047]
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28. Acher AW, Campbell-Flohr SA, Brenny-Fitzpatrick M, Leahy-Gross KM, Fernandes-Taylor S, Fisher AV, Agarwal S, Kind AJ, Greenberg CC, Carayon P, Weber SM. Improving Patient-Centered Transitional Care after Complex Abdominal Surgery. J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2017 May 18.
[PubMed ID: 28549765]
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29. Tran TB, Norton JA, Ethun CG, Pawlik TM, Buettner S, Schmidt C, Beal EW, Hawkins WG, Fields RC, Krasnick BA, Weber SM, Salem A, Martin RCG, Scoggins CR, Shen P, Mogal HD, Idrees K, Isom CA, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Maithel SK, Poultsides GA. Gallbladder Cancer Presenting with Jaundice: Uniformly Fatal or Still Potentially Curable? J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2017 May 11.
[PubMed ID: 28497252]
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30. Bennett KM, Scarborough JE. Carotid artery stenting is associated with a higher incidence of major adverse clinical events than carotid endarterectomy in female patients. J. Vasc. Surg. 2017 May 11.
[PubMed ID: 28502547]
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31. Benson AB, D'Angelica MI, Abbott DE, Abrams TA, Alberts SR, Saenz DA, Are C, Brown DB, Chang DT, Covey AM, Hawkins W, Iyer R, Jacob R, Karachristos A, Kelley RK, Kim R, Palta M, Park JO, Sahai V, Schefter T, Schmidt C, Sicklick JK, Singh G, Sohal D, Stein S, Tian GG, Vauthey JN, Venook AP, Zhu AX, Hoffmann KG, Darlow S. NCCN Guidelines Insights: Hepatobiliary Cancers, Version 1.2017. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2017 May; 15(5):563-573.
[PubMed ID: 28476736]
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32. Mowery NT, Bruns BR, MacNew H, Agarwal S, Enniss T, Khan M, Guo WA, Cannon JW, Lissauer M, Duane TM, Hildreth AN, Pappas P, Gries L, Kaiser M, Robinson B. Surgical management of pancreatic necrosis: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2017 Apr 27.
[PubMed ID: 28452889]
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33. Crowley MJ, Edelman D, Voils CI, Maciejewski ML, Coffman CJ, Jeffreys AS, Turner MJ, Gaillard LA, Hinton TA, Strawbridge E, Zervakis J, Barton AB, Yancy WS. Jump starting shared medical appointments for diabetes with weight management: Rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials 2017 Jul; 58():1-12.
[PubMed ID: 28445783, PMCID: 5505724]
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34. Beasley HL, Ghousseini HN, Wiegmann DA, Brys NA, Pavuluri Quamme SR, Greenberg CC. Strategies for Building Peer Surgical Coaching Relationships. JAMA Surg 2017 Apr 19; 152(4):e165540.
[PubMed ID: 28146224]
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35. Gunter RL, Greenberg JA. Increasing Resident Autonomy Without Compromising Patient Safety. JAMA Surg 2017 Apr 19.
[PubMed ID: 28423148]
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36. Rademacher BL, Matkowskyj KA, Meske LM, Romero A, Sleiman H, Carchman EH. The role of pharmacologic modulation of autophagy on anal cancer development in an HPV mouse model of carcinogenesis. Virology 2017 Jul; 507():82-88.
[PubMed ID: 28431282]
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37. Dhar VK, Sutton JM, Xia BT, Levinsky NC, Wilson GC, Smith M, Choe KA, Moulton J, Vu D, Ristagno R, Sussman JJ, Edwards MJ, Abbott DE, Ahmad SA. Fistulojejunostomy Versus Distal Pancreatectomy for the Management of the Disconnected Pancreas Remnant Following Necrotizing Pancreatitis. J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2017 Jul; 21(7):1121-1127.
[PubMed ID: 28397026]
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38. Gibson ALF, Shatadal S. A simple and improved method to determine cell viability in burn-injured tissue. J. Surg. Res. 2017 Jul; 215():83-87.
[PubMed ID: 28688666]
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39. Papageorge CM, Funk LM, Poulose BK, Phillips S, Rosen MJ, Greenberg JA. Primary fascial closure during laparoscopic ventral hernia repair does not reduce 30-day wound complications. Surg Endosc 2017 Apr 04.
[PubMed ID: 28378079]
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40. Sperber NR, Voils CI, Coe NB, Konetzka RT, Boles J, Van Houtven CH. How Can Adult Children Influence Parents' Long-Term Care Insurance Purchase Decisions? Gerontologist 2017 Apr 01; 57(2):292-299.
[PubMed ID: 25209446]
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41. Long KL, Etzel C, Rich T, Hyde S, Perrier ND, Graham PH, Lee JE, Hu MI, Cote GJ, Gagel R, Grubbs EG. All in the family? Analyzing the impact of family history in addition to genotype on medullary thyroid carcinoma aggressiveness in MEN2A patients. Fam. Cancer 2017 Apr; 16(2):283-289.
[PubMed ID: 27864651]
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42. Hu YY, Mazer LM, Yule SJ, Arriaga AF, Greenberg CC, Lipsitz SR, Gawande AA, Smink DS. Complementing Operating Room Teaching With Video-Based Coaching. JAMA Surg 2017 Apr 01; 152(4):318-325.
[PubMed ID: 27973648]
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43. Funk LM, Gunnar W, Dominitz JA, Eisenberg D, Frayne S, Maggard-Gibbons M, Kalarchian MA, Livingston E, Sanchez V, Smith BR, Weidenbacher H, Maciejewski ML. A Health Services Research Agenda for Bariatric Surgery Within the Veterans Health Administration. J Gen Intern Med 2017 Apr; 32(Suppl 1):65-69.
[PubMed ID: 28271434, PMCID: 5359154]
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44. Salem AI, Winslow ER. Current technical aspects of oncological hepatic surgery. HBPD INT 2017 Apr; 16(2):147-154.
[PubMed ID: 28381377]
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45. Schmocker RK, Lidor AO. Management of Non-neoplastic Gastric Lesions. Surg. Clin. North Am. 2017 Apr; 97(2):387-403.
[PubMed ID: 28325193]
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46. Maciejewski ML, Hammill BG, Bayliss EA, Ding L, Voils CI, Curtis LH, Wang V. Prescriber Continuity and Disease Control of Older Adults. Med Care 2017 Apr; 55(4):405-410.
[PubMed ID: 27755393, PMCID: 5352484]
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47. Bruce JG, Tucholka JL, Steffens NM, Mahoney JE, Neuman HB. Feasibility of Providing Web-Based Information to Breast Cancer Patients Prior to a Surgical Consult. J Cancer Educ 2017 Mar 30.
[PubMed ID: 28361360]
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48. Mungo B, Barbetta A, Lidor AO, Stem M, Molena D. Laparoscopic retrosternal gastric pull-up for fistulized mediastinal mass. World J Gastrointest Surg 2017 Mar 27; 9(3):92-96.
[PubMed ID: 28396722, PMCID: 5366931]
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49. Bak J, Le J, Takayama T, Gibson A, Zerbel S, Safdar N, Matsumura JS. Effect of 2% Chlorhexidine Gluconate-Impregnated Cloth on Surgical Site Infections in Vascular Surgery. Ann Vasc Surg 2017 Mar 22.
[PubMed ID: 28341500]
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50. Schmocker RK, Cherney Stafford LM, Winslow ER. Disease severity and treatment does not affect satisfaction in diverticulitis. J. Surg. Res. 2017 Jul; 215():1-5.
[PubMed ID: 28688633]
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