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1. Pugh CM. A Holistic Model of Surgical Expertise and Competency. Ann. Surg. 2017 Feb; 265(2):268-269.
[PubMed ID: 27805965]
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2. 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 Jan 10.
[PubMed ID: 28079710]
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3. Landercasper J, Bennie B, Parsons BM, Dietrich LL, Greenberg CC, Wilke LG, Linebarger JH. Fewer Reoperations After Lumpectomy for Breast Cancer with Neoadjuvant Rather than Adjuvant Chemotherapy: A Report from the National Cancer Database. Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2017 Jan 06.
[PubMed ID: 28062931]
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4. Punglia RS, Cronin AM, Uno H, Stout NK, Ozanne EM, Greenberg CC, Frank ES, Schrag D. Association of Regional Intensity of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Treatment With Likelihood of Breast Preservation. JAMA Oncol 2017 Jan 01; 3(1):101-104.
[PubMed ID: 27442038]
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5. Israel JS, Greenhalgh DG, Gibson AL. Variations in Burn Excision and Grafting: A Survey of the American Burn Association. J Burn Care Res 2017 Jan/Feb; 38(1):e125-e132.
[PubMed ID: 27893575]
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6. Liang MK, Holihan JL, Itani K, Alawadi ZM, Gonzalez JR, Askenasy EP, Ballecer C, Chong HS, Goldblatt MI, Greenberg JA, Harvin JA, Keith JN, Martindale RG, Orenstein S, Richmond B, Roth JS, Szotek P, Towfigh S, Tsuda S, Vaziri K, Berger DH. Ventral Hernia Management: Expert Consensus Guided by Systematic Review. Ann. Surg. 2017 Jan; 265(1):80-89.
[PubMed ID: 28009730]
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7. Spolverato G, Bagante F, Ethun CG, Poultsides G, Tran T, Idrees K, Isom CA, Fields RC, Krasnick B, Winslow E, Cho C, Martin RC, Scoggins CR, Shen P, Mogal HD, Schmidt C, Beal E, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Maithel SK, Pawlik TM. Defining the Chance of Statistical Cure Among Patients with Extrahepatic Biliary Tract Cancer. World J Surg 2017 Jan; 41(1):224-231.
[PubMed ID: 27549595]
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8. Jakub JW, Terando AM, Sarnaik A, Ariyan CE, Faries MB, Zani S, Neuman HB, Wasif N, Farma JM, Averbook BJ, Bilimoria KY, Grotz TE, Allred JB, Suman VJ, Brady MS, Tyler D, Wayne JD, Nelson H. Safety and Feasibility of Minimally Invasive Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection in Patients With Melanoma (SAFE-MILND): Report of a Prospective Multi-institutional Trial. Ann. Surg. 2017 Jan; 265(1):192-196.
[PubMed ID: 28009745, PMCID: 4999343]
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9. Kim Y, Margonis GA, Prescott JD, Tran TB, Postlewait LM, Maithel SK, Wang TS, Glenn JA, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Phay JE, Keplinger K, Fields RC, Jin LX, Weber SM, Salem A, Sicklick JK, Gad S, Yopp AC, Mansour JC, Duh QY, Seiser N, Solorzano CC, Kiernan CM, Votanopoulos KI, Levine EA, Poultsides GA, Pawlik TM. Curative Surgical Resection of Adrenocortical Carcinoma: Determining Long-term Outcome Based on Conditional Disease-free Probability. Ann. Surg. 2017 Jan; 265(1):197-204.
[PubMed ID: 28009746, PMCID: 4974140]
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10. Abbott DE, Sutton JM, Jernigan PL, Chang A, Frye P, Shah SA, Schauer DP, Eckman MH, Ahmad SA, Sussman JJ. How Much Should We Pay to Minimize Pancreatic Leak? The Cost-effectiveness of Pasireotide in Pancreatic Resection: RETRACTED. Ann. Surg. 2016 Dec 30.
[PubMed ID: 28045714]
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11. Beane JD, House MG, Pitt SC, Zarzaur B, Kilbane EM, Hall BL, Riall TS, Pitt HA. Pancreatoduodenectomy with venous or arterial resection: a NSQIP propensity score analysis. HPB (Oxford) 2016 Dec 27.
[PubMed ID: 28038967]
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12. Ethun CG, Lopez-Aguiar AG, Pawlik T, Poultsides G, Idrees K, Fields R, Weber S, Cho C, Martin R, Scoggins C, Shen P, Schmidt C, Hatzaras I, Bentrem D, Ahmad S, Abbott D, Kim HJ, Merchant N, Staley CA, Kooby DA, Maithel SK. Distal Cholangiocarcinoma and Pancreas Adenocarcinoma: Are They Really the Same Disease? A 13-Institution Study from the US Extrahepatic Biliary Malignancy Consortium and the Central Pancreas Consortium. J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2016 Dec 22.
[PubMed ID: 28017812]
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13. Schlottmann F, Barbetta A, Mungo B, Lidor AO, Molena D. Identification of the Lymphatic Drainage Pattern of Esophageal Cancer with Near-Infrared Fluorescent Imaging. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2016 Dec 19.
[PubMed ID: 27992300]
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14. Somnay YR, Craven M, McCoy KL, Carty SE, Wang TS, Greenberg CC, Schneider DF. Improving diagnostic recognition of primary hyperparathyroidism with machine learning. Surgery 2016 Dec 15.
[PubMed ID: 27989606]
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15. 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 2016 Dec 14.
[PubMed ID: 27973648]
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16. Jones GF, Forsyth K, Jenewein CG, Ray RD, DiMarco S, Pugh CM. Research residents' perceptions of skill decay: Effects of repeated skills assessments and scenario difficulty. Am. J. Surg. 2016 Dec 11.
[PubMed ID: 28038715]
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17. Hunt KK, Euhus DM, Boughey JC, Chagpar AB, Feldman SM, Hansen NM, Kulkarni SA, McCready DR, Mamounas EP, Wilke LG, Van Zee KJ, Morrow M. Society of Surgical Oncology Breast Disease Working Group Statement on Prophylactic (Risk-Reducing) Mastectomy. Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2017 Feb; 24(2):375-397.
[PubMed ID: 27933411]
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18. Zendejas B, Jakub JW, Terando AM, Sarnaik A, Ariyan CE, Faries MB, Zani S, Neuman HB, Wasif N, Farma JM, Averbook BJ, Bilimoria KY, Tyler D, Brady MS, Farley DR. Laparoscopic skill assessment of practicing surgeons prior to enrollment in a surgical trial of a new laparoscopic procedure. Surg Endosc 2016 Dec 07.
[PubMed ID: 27928664]
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19. Scarborough JE, Schumacher J, Kent KC, Heise CP, Greenberg CC. Associations of Specific Postoperative Complications With Outcomes After Elective Colon Resection: A Procedure-Targeted Approach Toward Surgical Quality Improvement. JAMA Surg 2016 Dec 07; ():e164681.
[PubMed ID: 27926773]
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20. Shulzhenko NO, Zens TJ, Beems MV, Jung HS, O'Rourke AP, Liepert AE, Scarborough JE, Agarwal SK. Number of rib fractures thresholds independently predict worse outcomes in older patients with blunt trauma. Surgery 2016 Dec 05.
[PubMed ID: 27932031]
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21. Chang AL, Kim Y, Ertel AE, Hoehn RS, Wima K, Abbott DE, Shah SA. Case mix-adjusted cost of colectomy at low-, middle-, and high-volume academic centers. Surgery 2016 Dec 02.
[PubMed ID: 27919447]
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22. Daly MC, Hanseman DJ, Abbott DE, Shah SA, Paquette IM. Hospital Variability in Use of Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Patients with Stage 2 and 3 Colon Cancer. Dis. Colon Rectum 2016 Dec; 59(12):1134-1141.
[PubMed ID: 27824698]
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23. Drifka CR, Loeffler AG, Esquibel CR, Weber SM, Eliceiri KW, Kao WJ. Human pancreatic stellate cells modulate 3D collagen alignment to promote the migration of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells. Biomed Microdevices 2016 Dec; 18(6):105.
[PubMed ID: 27819128]
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24. Hyman DA, Saha S, Nayar HS, Doyle JF, Agarwal SK, Chaiet SR. Patterns of Facial Fractures and Protective Device Use in Motor Vehicle Collisions From 2007 to 2012. JAMA Facial Plast Surg 2016 Dec 01; 18(6):455-461.
[PubMed ID: 27441732]
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25. Kinner S, Schubert TB, Nocerino EA, Hynes S, Colgan TJ, Loeffler AG, Brace C, Reeder SB, Winslow E. MR visible localization device for radiographic-pathologic correlation of surgical specimens. Magn Reson Imaging 2016 Nov 27; 37():159-163.
[PubMed ID: 27899330]
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26. Nathwani JN, Glarner CE, Law KE, McDonald RJ, Zelenski AB, Greenberg JA, Foley EF. Integrating Postoperative Feedback Into Workflow: Perceived Practices and Barriers. J Surg Educ 2016 Nov 25.
[PubMed ID: 27894938]
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27. Abbott DE, Tzeng CW, McMillan MT, Callery MP, Kent TS, Christein JD, Behrman SW, Schauer DP, Hanseman DJ, Eckman MH, Vollmer CM. Pancreas fistula risk prediction: implications for hospital costs and payments. HPB (Oxford) 2016 Nov 21.
[PubMed ID: 27884544]
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28. 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 2016 Nov 18.
[PubMed ID: 27864651]
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29. Law Forsyth K, DiMarco SM, Jenewein CG, Ray RD, D'Angelo AD, Cohen ER, Wiegmann DA, Pugh CM. Do errors and critical events relate to hernia repair outcomes? Am. J. Surg. 2016 Nov 17.
[PubMed ID: 27998548]
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30. Phitayakorn R, Kelz RR, Petrusa E, Sippel RS, Sturgeon C, Patel KN, Perrier ND. Expert consensus of general surgery residents' proficiency with common endocrine operations. Surgery 2017 Jan; 161(1):280-288.
[PubMed ID: 27865597]
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31. Drifka CR, Loeffler AG, Mathewson K, Keikhosravi A, Eickhoff JC, Liu Y, Weber SM, Kao WJ, Eliceiri KW. Highly aligned stromal collagen is a negative prognostic factor following pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma resection. Oncotarget 2016 Nov 15; 7(46):76197-76213.
[PubMed ID: 27776346]
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32. Lou I, Balentine C, Clarkson S, Schneider DF, Sippel RS, Chen H. How long should we follow patients after apparently curative parathyroidectomy? Surgery 2017 Jan; 161(1):54-61.
[PubMed ID: 27863779, PMCID: 5164956]
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33. Pitt SC, Lubitz CC. Editorial: Complex decision making in thyroid cancer: Costs and consequences-is less more? Surgery 2017 Jan; 161(1):134-136.
[PubMed ID: 27855971]
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34. Randle RW, Balentine CJ, Leverson GE, Havlena JA, Sippel RS, Schneider DF, Pitt SC. Trends in the presentation, treatment, and survival of patients with medullary thyroid cancer over the past 30 years. Surgery 2017 Jan; 161(1):137-146.
[PubMed ID: 27842913, PMCID: 5164945]
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35. Haines KL, Agarwal S. Postoperative Pulmonary Complications-A Multifactorial Outcome. JAMA Surg 2016 Nov 09.
[PubMed ID: 27829075]
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36. Papageorge CM, Kennedy GD, Carchman EH. Preoperative blood transfusion is a predictor of worse short-term postoperative outcomes after colectomy. Surgery 2016 Nov 09.
[PubMed ID: 27838105]
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37. Wong ML, McMurry TL, Stukenborg GJ, Francescatti AB, Amato-Martz C, Schumacher JR, Chang GJ, Greenberg CC, Winchester DP, McKellar DP, Walter LC, Kozower BD. Impact of age and comorbidity on treatment of non-small cell lung cancer recurrence following complete resection: A nationally representative cohort study. Lung Cancer 2016 Dec; 102():108-117.
[PubMed ID: 27987578, PMCID: 5172386]
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38. Ertel AE, McHenry ZD, Venkatesan VK, Hanseman DJ, Wima K, Hoehn RS, Shah SA, Abbott DE. Surgeon, not technique, defines outcomes after central venous port insertion. J. Surg. Res. 2016 Nov 04; 209():220-226.
[PubMed ID: 28032563]
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39. Ethun CG, Postlewait LM, Le N, Pawlik TM, Buettner S, Poultsides G, Tran T, Idrees K, Isom CA, Fields RC, Jin LX, Weber SM, Salem A, Martin RC, Scoggins C, Shen P, Mogal HD, Schmidt C, Beal E, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Merchant N, Cardona K, Maithel SK. A Novel Pathology-Based Preoperative Risk Score to Predict Locoregional Residual and Distant Disease and Survival for Incidental Gallbladder Cancer: A 10-Institution Study from the U.S. Extrahepatic Biliary Malignancy Consortium. Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2016 Nov 03.
[PubMed ID: 27812827]
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40. Bohnen JD, George BC, Williams RG, Schuller MC, DaRosa DA, Torbeck L, Mullen JT, Meyerson SL, Auyang ED, Chipman JG, Choi JN, Choti MA, Endean ED, Foley EF, Mandell SP, Meier AH, Smink DS, Terhune KP, Wise PE, Soper NJ, Zwischenberger JB, Lillemoe KD, Dunnington GL, Fryer JP, Procedural Learning and Safety Collaborative (PLSC) . The Feasibility of Real-Time Intraoperative Performance Assessment With SIMPL (System for Improving and Measuring Procedural Learning): Early Experience From a Multi-institutional Trial. J Surg Educ 2016 Nov - Dec; 73(6):e118-e130.
[PubMed ID: 27886971]
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41. Liu JB, Weber SM, Berian JR, Chen S, Cohen ME, Ko CY, Bilimoria KY. Role of Operative Complexity Variables in Risk Adjustment for Patients With Cancer. JAMA Surg 2016 Nov 01; 151(11):1084-1086.
[PubMed ID: 27486963]
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42. Englum BR, Rialon KL, Kim J, Shapiro ML, Scarborough JE, Rice HE, Adibe OO, Tracy ET. Current use and outcomes of helicopter transport in pediatric trauma: a review of 18,291 transports. J. Pediatr. Surg. 2017 Jan; 52(1):140-144.
[PubMed ID: 27852453]
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43. Ethun CG, Postlewait LM, Le N, Pawlik TM, Buettner S, Poultsides G, Tran T, Idrees K, Isom CA, Fields RC, Jin LX, Weber SM, Salem A, Martin RC, Scoggins C, Shen P, Mogal HD, Schmidt C, Beal E, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Kooby DA, Maithel SK. Association of Optimal Time Interval to Re-resection for Incidental Gallbladder Cancer With Overall Survival: A Multi-Institution Analysis From the US Extrahepatic Biliary Malignancy Consortium. JAMA Surg 2016 Oct 26.
[PubMed ID: 27784058]
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44. Lee CW, Salem AI, Schneider DF, Leverson GE, Tran TB, Poultsides GA, Postlewait LM, Maithel SK, Wang TS, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Phay JE, Shirley L, Fields RC, Jin LX, Pawlik TM, Prescott JD, Sicklick JK, Gad S, Yopp AC, Mansour JC, Duh QY, Seiser N, Solorzano CC, Kiernan CM, Votanopoulos KI, Levine EA, Weber SM. Minimally Invasive Resection of Adrenocortical Carcinoma: a Multi-Institutional Study of 201 Patients. J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2016 Oct 21.
[PubMed ID: 27770290]
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45. Postlewait LM, Ethun CG, McInnis MR, Merchant N, Parikh A, Idrees K, Isom CA, Hawkins W, Fields RC, Strand M, Weber SM, Cho CS, Salem A, Martin RC, Scoggins C, Bentrem D, Kim HJ, Carr J, Ahmad S, Abbott DE, Wilson GC, Kooby DA, Maithel SK. Association of Preoperative Risk Factors With Malignancy in Pancreatic Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms: A Multicenter Study. JAMA Surg 2016 Oct 19.
[PubMed ID: 27760255]
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46. Alhefdhi A, Ahmad K, Sippel R, Chen H, Schneider DF. Intraoperative Parathyroid Hormone Levels at 5 min Can Identify Multigland Disease. Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2016 Oct 14.
[PubMed ID: 27743228]
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47. Long K, Ruiz J, Kee S, Kowalski A, Goravanchi F, Cerny J, French K, Hernandez M, Perrier N, Rebello E. Effect of adjunctive dexmedetomidine on postoperative intravenous opioid administration in patients undergoing thyroidectomy in an ambulatory setting. J Clin Anesth 2016 Dec; 35():361-364.
[PubMed ID: 27871557]
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48. Essig GF, Porter K, Schneider D, Arpaia D, Lindsey SC, Busonero G, Fineberg D, Fruci B, Boelaert K, Smit JW, Meijer JA, Duntas LH, Sharma N, Costante G, Filetti S, Sippel RS, Biondi B, Topliss DJ, Pacini F, Maciel RM, Walz PC, Kloos RT. Multifocality in Sporadic Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma: An International Multicenter Study. Thyroid 2016 Nov; 26(11):1563-1572.
[PubMed ID: 27604949]
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49. Carchman EH, Matkowskyj KA, Meske L, Lambert PF. Dysregulation of Autophagy Contributes to Anal Carcinogenesis. PLoS ONE 2016; 11(10):e0164273.
[PubMed ID: 27706233, PMCID: 5051741]
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50. Neuman HB, Schumacher JR, Schneider DF, Winslow ER, Busch RA, Tucholka JL, Smith MA, Greenberg CC. Variation in the Types of Providers Participating in Breast Cancer Follow-Up Care: A SEER-Medicare Analysis. Ann. Surg. Oncol. 2016 Oct 05.
[PubMed ID: 27709403]
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