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Volume 85, Number 8, August 2019

Content loaded within last 14 days Clavien-Dindo Analysis of NSQIP Data Objectively Measures Patient-Focused Quality
pp. 789-793(5)
Authors: Gurien, Lori A.; Ra, Jin H.; Crandall, Marie; Kerwin, Andrew J.; Tepas, Joseph J.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Effect of Surgical Approach on Node Harvest in Robotic Gastrectomy
pp. 794-799(6)
Authors: Watson, Michael D.; Trufan, Sally J.; Gower, Nicole L.; Hill, Joshua S.; Salo, Jonathan C.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Geriatric Trauma Screening Tool: Preinjury Functional Status Dictates Intensive Care Unit Discharge Disposition
pp. 800-805(6)
Authors: Bridges, Lindsey C.; Christie, Amy B.; Awad, Hamza H.; Sigman, Erika J.; Christie, D. Benjamin; Ackermann, Richard J.

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Content loaded within last 14 days “Death Knell” for Prophylactic Vena Cava Filters? A 20-Year Experience with a Venous Thromboembolism Guideline
pp. 806-812(7)
Authors: Shenoy, Rathna; Cunningham, Kyle W.; Ross, Samuel Wade; Christmas, A. Britton; Thomas, Bradley W.; Avery, Michael J.; Lessne, Mark L.; Prasad, Tanushree; Sing, Ronald F.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Minimally Invasive Surgical Management as Effective First-Line Treatment of Large Pyogenic Hepatic Abscesses
pp. 813-820(8)
Authors: Pickens, Ryan C.; Jensen, Stephanie; Sulzer, Jesse K.; Baimas-George, Maria; Baker, Erin H.; Vrochides, Dionisios; Martinie, John B.; Ocuin, Lee M.; Iannitti, David A.

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Content loaded within last 14 days The “Headstrike” Protocol: A Retrospective Review of a Single Trauma Center’s Operational Change in the Management of Anticoagulated Ground-Level Falls
pp. 821-829(9)
Authors: Keyes, Michael; Alley, Ashley; Muertos, Keely; Anderson, Barbie; Howerton, Stephanie; Burns, Alison; Pepe, Antonio

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Content loaded within last 14 days Gender Disparities in the Presentation of Gallbladder Disease
pp. 830-833(4)
Authors: Shilling Bailey, Kimberly; Marsh, Wallis; Daughtery, Levi; Hobbs, Gerry; Borgstrom, David

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Content loaded within last 14 days Does Distance to Transplant Center Affect Post Kidney Transplant Readmission Rates?
pp. 834-839(6)
Authors: Schucht, Jessica; Davis, Eric G.; Jones, Christopher M.; Cannon, Robert M.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Retrospective Validation of an Algorithmic Treatment Pathway for Necrotizing Pancreatitis
pp. 840-847(8)
Authors: Pickens, Ryan C.; Sulzer, Jesse K.; Cochran, Allyson; Vrochides, Dionisios; Martinie, John B.; Baker, Erin H.; Ocuin, Lee M.; Iannitti, David A.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Failure of Nonoperative Management of Splenic Injuries in Trauma Patients on Anticoagulation
pp. 848-850(3)
Authors: Dougherty, Kristen; Collins, Jay; Burgess, Jessica; Martyak, Michael

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Content loaded within last 14 days Thyroidectomy Remains a Safe Option for Graves’ Disease
pp. 851-854(4)
Authors: Feaster, Aaron; DeCapua-Guarino, Alexandria; Wolf, Mary; Dove, James; Fluck, Marcus; Oxenberg, Jacqueline

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Content loaded within last 14 days Comparison of Call-Back Rates between Digital Mammography and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
pp. 855-857(3)
Authors: Scott, anthony M.; Lashley, madison G.; Drury, nicholas B.; Dale, paul S.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Hospital Enforcement of Early Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis
pp. 858-860(3)
Authors: Cockcroft, April; Verrico, Elizabeth; Xing, Shirley; Westerman, Seth; Jung, Matthew; Sullivan, Ryan; Chen, David; Briggs, Jessica; Veera, Simrat; Davis, John Mihran

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Content loaded within last 14 days Thromboelastogram-Guided Resuscitation for Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury on Novel Anticoagulants
pp. 861-864(4)
Authors: Hota, Salini; Ng, Matthew; Hilliard, DaShaunda; Burgess, Jessica

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Content loaded within last 14 days Factors Associated with Failure of Nonoperative Management for Complicated Appendicitis
pp. 865-870(6)
Authors: Walker, Charles; Moosavi, Ali; Young, Katelyn; Fluck, Marcus; Torres, Denise; Widom, Kenneth; Wild, Jeffrey

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Content loaded within last 14 days Impact of Anticoagulant and Antiplatelet Use on Outcomes in Blunt Chest Injury
pp. 871-876(6)
Authors: Udekwu, Pascal; Roy, Sara; Stiles, Anquonette; Dibbert, Ashley; Nguyen, Megan; Rice, Victoria

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Content loaded within last 14 days The Prevalence of Beers Criteria Medication Use and Associations with Falls in Geriatric Patients at a Level 1 Trauma Center
pp. 877-882(6)
Authors: Walker, Benjamin S.; Collier, Bryan R.; Bower, Katie L.; Lollar, Daniel I.; Faulks, Emily R.; Matos, Miguel; Nussbaum, Michael S.; Hamill, Mark E.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Clinically Meaningful Laboratory Protocols Reduce Hospital Charges Based on Institutional and ACS-NSQIP® Risk Calculators in Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery
pp. 883-894(12)
Authors: Pickens, Ryan C.; King, Lacey; Barrier, Misty; Tezber, Kendra; Sulzer, Jesse K.; Cochran, Allyson; Lyman, William B.; McClune, Garth; Iannitti, David A.; Martinie, John B.; Baker, Erin H.; Ocuin, Lee M.; Hanley, Matthew; Vrochides, Dionisios

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Content loaded within last 14 days Timing of Cholecystectomy after Emergent Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography for Cholangitis
pp. 895-899(5)
Authors: Severance, Sarah E.; Feizpour, Cyrus; Feliciano, David V.; Coleman, Jamie; Zarzaur, Ben L.; Rozycki, Grace F.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Outcomes in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Liver Transplantation before and after the Mandated Six-Month Wait Time
pp. 900-903(4)
Authors: Potluri, Venkat Sumanth; Sokolich, Julio; Buggs, Jacentha; McClellan, William; Rogers, Ebonie; Barber, Kristina; Cocuy, Kristal; Kumar, Ambuj; Bowers, Victor

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Content loaded within last 14 days Risks and Realities of Delayed Splenic Bleeding
pp. 904-908(5)
Authors: Kratzke, Ian M.; Strassle, Paula D.; Schiro, Sharon E.; Meyer, Anthony A.; Brownstein, Michelle R.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Using a Mobile Application for Real-Time Collection of Patient-Reported Outcomes in Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery within an ERAS® Pathway
pp. 909-917(9)
Authors: Pickens, Ryan; Cochran, Allyson; Tezber, Kendra; Berry, Renna; Bhattacharya, Emily; Koo, Denice; King, Lacey; Iannitti, David A.; Martinie, John B.; Baker, Erin H.; Ocuin, Lee M.; Hunt, Jarrett; Vrochides, Dionisios

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Content loaded within last 14 days Incisional Hernia Repairs after Abdominal Organ Transplantation
pp. 918-922(5)
Authors: Buggs, Jacentha; Brando, Anthony; Sokolich, Julio; Rogers, Ebonie; Kumar, Ambuj; Bowers, Victor

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Content loaded within last 14 days Decreasing Accuracy of the eFAST Examination—Another Challenge Due to Morbid Obesity
pp. 923-926(4)
Authors: Leichtle, Stefan; Lucas, John W.; Kim, Woon Cho; Aboutanos, Michel

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Content loaded within last 14 days Obesity in Liver Transplantation: A Risk Factor for Unplanned Reoperation and Prolonged Operative Time
pp. 927-933(7)
Authors: Ford, James S.; Wise, Eric S.; Rehman, Saad C.; Jacomino, Kristina Gloria; Maggart, Michael J.; Izmaylov, Michelle; Geevarghese, Sunil K.

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Content loaded within last 14 days A Rare Case of Malignant Peri-Aortic Paraganglioma
pp. e370-e371(2)
Authors: Fancher, Crystal; Bridges, Lindsey; Conforti, Arnold

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Content loaded within last 14 days The Management of Small Bowel Obstruction Caused by Ingested Gastrostomy Tube
pp. e372-e373(2)
Authors: Taylor, Jessica E.; Campbell, Marc; Daley, Brian

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Content loaded within last 14 days Combined Robotic Colon and Liver Resection for Synchronous Colorectal Liver Metastasis: A Movement Toward a New Gold Standard
pp. e374-e376(3)
Authors: Giovannetti, Andres; Sucandy, Iswanto; Dinallo, Anthony; Chudzinski, Allen P.; Ross, Sharona B.; Massarotti, Haane G.; Rosemurgy, Alexander S.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Thoracoabdominal Trauma Requiring Pulmonary Vein Repair and Splenectomy on Bypass
pp. e377-e379(3)
Authors: Harrell, Kevin N.; Hyde, G. Alan; Bell, Christopher M.; Maxwell, Robert A.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Repair of Ureteral Leaks Post-Kidney Transplantation
pp. e380-e382(3)
Authors: Buggs, Jacentha; Gamarra, Valeria; Watson, Robert; Sokolich, Julio; Pearson, Heidi; Huang, James; Rogers, Ebonie; Kumar, Ambuj; Bowers, Victor

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Content loaded within last 14 days Reducing Overall Radiation Exposure in Patients Sustaining Ground-Level Falls
pp. e383-e385(3)
Authors: Graf, Emma; Eversley Kelso, Tatiana R.; Dunne, James R.; King, Andrew; Helmly, Brian

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Content loaded within last 14 days Alternative Surgical Treatment for Hepatic Artery Stenosis or Occlusion with Pancreatic Surgery
pp. e386-e388(3)
Authors: Patel, Achintya; Sokolich, Julio; Buggs, Jacentha; Rogers, Ebonie; Bowers, Victor

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Content loaded within last 14 days Conservative Management of a Hepatic CSF Pseudocyst in an Asymptomatic Patient
pp. e389-e391(3)
Authors: Bettis, Tucker; Holsten, Steven; Mitchell, Andrew

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Content loaded within last 14 days Frey Procedure for Chronic Pancreatitis with Situs Inversus Totalis
pp. e392-e393(2)
Authors: Kalmar, Christopher L.; Gilmore, Richard C.; Taylor, James P.; Makary, Martin A.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Anterior Mediastinal Teratoma Secondarily Infected with Salmonella in an Infant
pp. e394-e395(2)
Authors: Tanner, Richard M.; Christie, Alex; Bhattacharya, Syamal D.; Koontz, Curtis S.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Penetrating Subclavian Artery Injuries: Recent Challenges with Variable Solutions
pp. e396-e397(2)
Authors: Harrell, Kevin N.; Hunt, Darren J.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Mediastinal Pancreatic Pseudocyst: A Rare Cause of New Onset Dysphagia
pp. e400-e402(3)
Authors: Panchal, Ramola; Carter, Kristen T.; Shepherd, Benjamin; de Delva, Pierre; Koller, Felicitas; Copeland, Hannah

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Content loaded within last 14 days Creating Model Stop the Bleed Training Programs at Three Distinct Institutions
pp. e405-e407(3)
Authors: Fridling, Jeremy I.G.; Shapiro, David S.; Jacobs, Lenworth M.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Patterns of Le Fort Fractures in the Pediatric Population
pp. e408-e410(3)
Authors: Dalena, Margaret M.; Khan, Wajiha; Dobitsch, Andrew A.; Le, Thuy-My T.; Halsey, Jordan N.; Lee, Edward S.; Granick, Mark S.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Disrupted Pancreatic Duct Syndrome: An Evolving Challenge That Calls for Innovative Approach
pp. e413-e415(3)
Authors: Alslaim, Hossam S.; Kruse, Edward J.; Draper, Karen R.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Open Aortic Thrombectomy for Paravisceral Aortic Thrombus
pp. e416-e418(3)
Authors: Gonzalez, Candace; Ottinger, Mary

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Content loaded within last 14 days Sutureless Repair of a Full-Thickness Cardiac Stab Wound Adjacent to the Right Coronary Artery Using Evarrest® Patch
pp. e419-e420(2)
Authors: Butts, Christopher A.; Hagaman, Ashleigh; Porter, John; Hazelton, Joshua P.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Traumatic Rupture of Diaphragm and Chest Wall Secondary to COPD Exacerbation
pp. e421-e422(2)
Authors: Londe, Kevin; Patel, Neelam; Franga, Dion

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Content loaded within last 14 days Trauma Surgeon‐Funded Injury Prevention and Research Decrease Motorcycle Crash Injuries
pp. e423-e425(3)
Authors: Testerman, George M.; Rollins, Sarah E.; Tucker, William D.; Murfee, John R.

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Content loaded within last 14 days Duplicated Vas Deferens Found Incidentally during Inguinal Hernia Repair
pp. e426-e427(2)
Authors: Shilling Bailey, Kimberly; Werner, Zachary; Morris, Jessop; Rokosz, Jennifer

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Content loaded within last 14 days Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor of Small Bowel Presenting with Hemorrhagic Shock after Blunt Trauma to the Abdomen
pp. e428-e429(2)
Authors: Gogna, Shekhar; Latifi, Rifat; Lombardo, Gary; Prabhakaran, Kartik; Anderson, Patrice; Con, Jorge

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Content loaded within last 14 days Wandering Spleen with 720-degree Torsion Treated with Splenectomy and Distal Pancreatectomy
pp. e430-e432(3)
Authors: Ng, Maria Raye Anne; McCullers, Michelle; Gamenthaler, Andrew

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