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The Southeastern Surgical Congress owns and publishes The American Surgeon monthly. It is the official journal of the Congress and the Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, which all members receive each month. The journal brings up to date clinical advances in surgical knowledge in a popular reference format. In addition to publishing papers presented at the annual meetings of the associated organizations, the journal publishes selected unsolicited manuscripts. If you have a manuscript you'd like to see published in The American Surgeon select "Information for Authors" from the Related Information options below. A Copyright Release Form must accompany all manuscripts submitted.

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Volume 84, Number 5, May 2018

Alternative Strategies to Maximize Follow-Up after Parathyroidectomy
pp. e158-e159(2)
Authors: Brown, Stephen; Bhutiani, Neal; Quillo, Amy R.

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Effective Regionalization of Care for Traumatic Brain Injury in Southeastern Georgia
pp. e160-e161(2)
Authors: Butcher, Audrey; Barnett, Merry Ellen; Shaw, Eric K.; Goodman, Gretchen; Armola, Rochelle; Dunne, James R.

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Utility of Pre-Liver Transplant Screening Colonoscopy
pp. e162-e164(3)
Authors: Mangus, Richard S.; Graham, Ryan; Afolabi, Olayinka; Kubal, Chandrashekhar A.

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Traumatic Bilateral Anterior Cerebral Artery Entrapment with Subsequent Cerebral Infarction
pp. e165-e167(3)
Authors: Castillo, Jed C.; DeLa’O, Connie M.; Goettler, Claudia E.

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Spontaneous Cholecystoduodenocutaneous Fistula
pp. e168-e169(2)
Authors: Hennessy, Mairéad M.; Gleeson, Tadhg G.; Deignan, Richard; Schmidt, Karl

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Revaccination Compliance after Trauma Splenectomy: A Call For Improvement
pp. e170-e172(3)
Authors: Weinberger, Jason; Cipolle, Mark; Bartley, Marilynn

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Narcotic-Dependent Patients Derive Equal Benefit from Enhanced Recovery
pp. 609-614(6)
Authors: Ross, Julia; Fogel, Sandy

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Outcome and Cost Analysis of Hand-Sewn and Stapled Anastomoses in the Reversal of Loop Ileostomy
pp. 615-619(5)
Authors: Nemeth, Zoltan H.; Bogdanovski, Dorian A.; Hicks, Addison S.; Paglinco, Samantha R.; Sawhney, Rohan; Pilip, Stefanie A.; Stopper, Patricia B.; Rolandelli, Rolando H.

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Understanding Disparities in Breast Cancer Care in Memphis, Tennessee
pp. 620-627(8)
Authors: Lamb, Elena P.; Pritchard, F. Elizabeth; Nouer, Simonne S.; Tolley, Elizabeth A.; Boyd, Brandon S.; Davidson, Jesse T.; Munene, Gitonga; Fleming, Martin D.

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Frailty Predicts Morbidity and Mortality after Colectomy for Clostridium difficile Colitis
pp. 628-632(5)
Authors: Venkat, Raghunandan; Pandit, Viraj; Telemi, Edwin; Trofymenko, Oleksandr; Pandian, Twinkle K.; Nfonsam, Valentine N.

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Biomechanical Comparison of Fibrin Sealants for Mesh Fixation
pp. 633-636(4)
Authors: Shahan, Charles P.; Stoikes, Nathaniel F.; Roan, Esra; Reese, Patrick; Webb, David L.; Voeller, Guy R.

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What Is Most Important to the Endoscopist for Therapeutic Plan? Morphology versus Pathology: A Nationwide Multicenter Retrospective Study in Korea
pp. 644-651(8)
Authors: Baek, Il Hyun; Kim, Kyoung Oh; Choi, Min Ho; Jung, Sung Won; Jang, Hyun Joo; Min, Kyeong Won

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Be Safely Managed without Neurosurgical Consultation: The End of a Neurosurgical “Nonsult”
pp. 652-657(6)
Authors: Nahmias, Jeffry; Doben, Andrew; DeBusk, George; Winston, Sue; Alouidor, Reginald; Kaye, Thomas; Patterson, Lisa; Garb, Jane; Gross, Ronald

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Early Urinary Dysfunction after Laparoscopic Rectal Cancer Surgery: Does Surgeons’ Learning Curve Matter?
pp. 658-666(9)
Authors: Zhao, Yong; Hou, Xiao-Ling; Ding, Jian-Hua; Zhao, Ke; Xu, Xiao; Dong, Guang-Long

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Role of Laparoscopic Surgery in the Current Management of Mirizzi Syndrome
pp. 667-671(5)
Authors: Gelbard, Rondi; Khor, Desmond; Inaba, Kenji; Okoye, Obi; Szczepanski, Crystal; Matsushima, Kazuhide; Strumwasser, Aaron; Rhee, Peter; Demetriades, Demetrios

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Hospital-Based Study of Compliance with NCCN Guidelines and Predictive Factors of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in the Setting of Thin Melanoma Using the National Cancer Database
pp. 672-679(8)
Authors: Hayek, Sarah A.; Munoz, Amanda; Dove, James T.; Hunsinger, Marie; Arora, Tania; Wild, Jeffrey; Shabahang, Mohsen; Blansfield, Joseph

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Chest Wall Stabilization Leads to Shortened Chest Tube Stay Time in Rib Fracture Patients after Traumatic Chest Wall Injury
pp. 680-683(4)
Authors: Fitzgerald, Michael T.; Ashley, Dennis W.; Abukhdeir, Hesham; Christie, D. Benjamin

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Management of Esophageal Perforation: 28-Year Experience in a Major Referral Center
pp. 684-689(6)
Authors: Puerta Vicente, Ana; Priego Jiménez, Pablo; Cornejo López, María Ángeles; García-Moreno Nisa, Francisca; Rodríguez Velasco, Gloria; Galindo Álvarez, Julio; Lobo Martínez, Eduardo

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Reinforcement of the Staple Line during Gastric Sleeve: A Comparison of Buttressing or Oversewing, versus No Reinforcement- A Single-Institution Study
pp. 690-694(5)
Authors: Guerrier, Jean B.; Mehaffey, James H.; Schirmer, Bruce D.; Hallowell, Peter T.

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Nationwide Assessment of Factors Associated with Nonoperative Management of Pediatric Splenic Injury
pp. 695-702(8)
Authors: Hakim, Ibrahim S.; Newton, Christopher; Schoen, Matthew K.; Pirrotta, Elizabeth A.; Wang, Nancy E.

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Is Hepatopancreatoduodenectomy an Acceptable Operation for Biliary Cancer?
pp. 703-711(9)
Authors: Lee, Eung Chang; Han, Sung-Sik; Lee, Seung Duk; Park, Sang-Jae

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What Is the Relationship between Operative Time and Adverse Events after Colon and Rectal Surgery?
pp. 712-716(5)
Authors: Poles, Gabriela; Stafford, Caitlin; Francone, Todd; Roberts, Patricia L.; Ricciardi, Rocco

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Colon and Rectal Neuroendocrine Tumors: Are They Really One Disease? A Single-Institution Experience over 15 Years
pp. 717-726(10)
Authors: Broecker, Justine S.; Ethun, Cecilia G.; Postlewait, Lauren M.; Le, Nina; McInnis, Mia; Russell, Maria C.; Sullivan, Patrick; Kooby, David A.; Staley, Charles A.; Maithel, Shishir K.; Cardona, Kenneth

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An Age-Based Analysis of Pediatric Melanoma: Staging, Surgery, and Mortality in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Database
pp. 739-745(7)
Authors: Lam, Patrick H.; Obirieze, Augustine C.; Ortega, Gezzer; Li, Becky S.; Purnell, Stephanie D.; Weeks, Claudia B.; Ehanire, Imudia D.; Oyetunji, Tolulope A.; Wilson, Lori L.

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Current State of Women in Academic Surgical Subspecialties: How a New Metric in Measuring Academic Productivity May Change the Equation
pp. 746-748(3)
Authors: Fecher, Alison M.; Valsangkar, Nakul; Bell, Teresa M.; Lisy, Megan E.; Rozycki, Grace S.; Koniaris, Leonidas G.

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Preoperative Progressive Pneumoperitoneum for Incisional Hernia Repair with Loss of Domain
pp. 748-749(2)
Authors: Holzmer, Stephanie; DeCino, Andrea; McCarthy, Micheala; Okwuosa, Chris; Fitzgibbons, Robert J.

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Impact on Survival by Surgical Approach to Simple Cholecystectomy in T1a Gallbladder Tumors
pp. 749-752(4)
Authors: Losada, Héctor F.; Curitol, Sonia M.; Díaz, Macarena N.; Troncoso, Andrés I.; Silva, Jorge A.

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