American Journal of Surgery

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  • Sleep and stress before and after duty across residency years under 2017 ACGME hours. 2019
  • Preoperative opioid use and postoperative pain associated with surgical readmissions.  218:828-835. 2019
  • Healthcare disparities in outcomes of patients with resectable pancreatic cancer.  217:725-731. 2019
  • Completeness of operative reports for rectal cancer surgery 2019
  • Early removal of catheters in an Enhanced Recovery Pathway (ERP) with intrathecal opioid injection does not affect postoperative urinary outcomes 2019
  • Perioperative opioid use and pain-related outcomes in the Veterans Health Administration 2019
  • Planning post-discharge destination for gastrointestinal surgery patients: Room for improvement?.  216:912-918. 2018
  • To admit or not to admit? Experience with outpatient thyroidectomy for Graves’ disease in a high-volume tertiary care center.  216:985-989. 2018
  • Enhanced neonatal surgical site infection prediction model utilizing statistically and clinically significant variables in combination with a machine learning algorithm.  216:764-777. 2018
  • Reducing the impact of violence on the health status of African-Americans: Literature review and recommendations from the Society of Black Academic Surgeons.  216:393-400. 2018
  • Selecting post-acute care settings after abdominal surgery: Are we getting it right?.  216:260-266. 2018
  • Right ventricular fractional area of change is predictive of ventilator support days in trauma and burn patients.  216:37-41. 2018
  • Risk factors associated with missing post-esophagectomy hospital milestones.  215:953-957. 2018
  • Burn patients with infection-related ventilator associated complications have worse outcomes compared to those without ventilator associated events.  215:678-681. 2018
  • Faculty perceptions of resident skills decay during dedicated research fellowships.  215:336-340. 2018
  • Student use and perceptions of mobile technology in clinical clerkships – Guidance for curriculum design.  215:196-199. 2018
  • Echocardiographic correlates are associated with in-hospital mortality in trauma and burn patients.  214:798-803. 2017
  • Increased pancreatic cancer survival with greater lymph node retrieval in the National Cancer Data Base.  214:442-449. 2017
  • Perioperative beta blockers and statins for noncardiac surgery patients with coronary stents.  214:180-185. 2017
  • Impact of near-peer teaching rounds on student satisfaction in the basic surgical clerkship.  213:1163-1165. 2017
  • Sorafenib use for recurrent hepatocellular cancer after resection or transplantation: Observations from a US regional analysis of the GIDEON registry.  213:688-695. 2017
  • Venous thromboembolic events: How low can you go?.  213:706-710. 2017
  • The changing pattern of diagnosing primary hyperparathyroidism in young patients.  213:146-150. 2017
  • Coronary angiography and failure to rescue after postoperative myocardial infarction in patients with coronary stents undergoing noncardiac surgery.  212:814-822.e1. 2016
  • Transitional care interventions and hospital readmissions in surgical populations: a systematic review.  212:327-335. 2016
  • When patients call their surgeon's office: An opportunity to improve the quality of surgical care and prevent readmissions.  211:599-604. 2016
  • Urinary tract infection after surgery for colorectal malignancy: Risk factors and complications Presented as a podium presentation at the 2015 Academic Surgical Congress, March 2, 2015 to May 2, 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada..  211:31-39. 2016
  • A blended online curriculum in the basic surgery clerkship: A pilot study.  209:145-151. 2015
  • Is intraoperative parathyroid hormone testing in patients with renal insufficiency undergoing parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism accurate?.  209:483-487. 2015
  • Mesh wrapping for severe hepatic injury: A beneficial option in the trauma surgeon's armamentarium.  209:515-520. 2015
  • Readmission after delayed diagnosis of surgical site infection: a focus on prevention using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program..  207:832-839. 2014
  • Faculty and resident evaluations of medical students on a surgery clerkship correlate poorly with standardized exam scores.  207:231-235. 2014
  • Effect of elective inguinal hernia repair on urinary symptom burden in men.  208:180-186. 2014
  • Multiple complications and short length of stay are associated with postoperative readmissions.  207:449-456. 2014
  • Postdischarge complications are an important predictor of postoperative readmissions.  208:505-510. 2014
  • Postoperative surveillance of small appendiceal carcinoid tumors.  207:342-345. 2014
  • Foundations for teaching surgeons to address the contributions of systems to operating room team conflict.  206:428-432. 2013
  • Triptolide-mediated cell death in neuroblastoma occurs by both apoptosis and autophagy pathways and results in inhibition of nuclear factor-kappa B activity.  205:387-396. 2013
  • Early-phase technetium-99m sestamibi scintigraphy can improve preoperative localization in primary hyperparathyroidism.  205:269-273. 2013
  • Medical student subinternships in surgery: Characterization and needs assessment.  205:175-181. 2013
  • Surgeons managing conflict in the operating room: Defining the educational need and identifying effective behaviors.  205:125-130. 2013
  • Association between Surgical Care Improvement Program venous thromboembolism measures and postoperative events.  204:591-597. 2012
  • Generation of a novel, cyclooxygenase-2-targeted, interferon-expressing, conditionally replicative adenovirus for pancreatic cancer therapy.  204:741-750. 2012
  • Rurality and cancer surgery in the United States.  204:569-573. 2012
  • Adverse cardiac events in patients with coronary stents undergoing noncardiac surgery: A systematic review.  204:494-501. 2012
  • False-negative fine-needle aspiration of thyroid nodules cannot be attributed to sampling error alone.  203:331-334. 2012
  • Hürthle cell metaplasia on fine-needle aspiration biopsy is not by itself an indication for thyroid surgery.  203:287-291. 2012
  • Engaging medical students in the feedback process.  203:21-25. 2012
  • The perioperative management of patients with coronary artery stents: Surveying the clinical stakeholders and arriving at a consensus regarding optimal care.  204:453-461.e2. 2012
  • Costs and quality of life associated with radial artery and saphenous vein cardiac bypass surgery: Results from a Veterans Affairs multisite trial.  202:532-535. 2011
  • Predictors of mesh explantation after incisional hernia repair.  202:28-33. 2011
  • Hesperetin, a potential therapy for carcinoid cancer.  201:329-333. 2011
  • William Hunter Harridge Lecture: Contemporary management of pre-invasive and early breast cancer.  201:279-289. 2011
  • Surgical mentors' and mentees' productivity from 1993 to 2006.  201:260-265. 2011
  • Advancing Surgical Education Scholarship.  201:1-6. 2011
  • Arterial embolization for pelvic fractures after blunt trauma: Are we all talk?.  200:752-758. 2010
  • Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) intron 1 polymorphism and clinical outcome in pancreatic adenocarcinoma.  200:398-405. 2010
  • Nuclear factor kappa B-dependent gene transcription in cholecystokinin- and tumor necrosis factor-α-stimulated isolated acinar cells is regulated by p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase.  200:283-290. 2010
  • Commentary on "Does mild cognitive impairment increase the risk of developing postoperative cognitive dysfunction?".  199:791. 2010
  • Influence of morbid obesity on parathyroidectomy outcomes in primary hyperparathyroidism.  199:410-415. 2010
  • Xanthohumol inhibits the neuroendocrine transcription factor achaete-scute complex-like 1, suppresses proliferation, and induces phosphorylated ERK1/2 in medullary thyroid cancer.  199:315-318. 2010
  • Severity of head computed tomography scan findings fail to explain racial differences in mortality following child abuse.  199:210-215. 2010
  • Mandated quality measures and economic implications of venous thromboembolism prevention and management.  199:S21-S31. 2010
  • Disparities in the treatment of colon cancer in octogenarians.  197:624-628. 2009
  • Contralateral papillary thyroid cancer: does size matter?.  197:342-347. 2009
  • Surgery improves quality of life in patients with "mild" hyperparathyroidism.  197:284-290. 2009
  • Tautomycin suppresses growth and neuroendocrine hormone markers in carcinoid cells through activation of the Raf-1 pathway.  197:313-319. 2009
  • Molecular targeted therapies for pancreatic cancer.  196:430-441. 2008
  • Variation in mesh placement for ventral hernia repair: an opportunity for process improvement?.  196:201-206. 2008
  • Demographic and socioeconomic trends in the use of laparoscopic appendectomy from 1997 to 2003.  195:580-584. 2008
  • Management and outcome of pneumatosis intestinalis.  195:679-683. 2008
  • Optimization of conditionally replicative adenovirus for pancreatic cancer and its evaluation in an orthotopic murine xenograft model.  195:481-490. 2008
  • The use of the Ligasure for hemostasis during thyroid lobectomy.  195:382-385. 2008
  • Prognostic factors and preoperative radiation therapy associated with sphincter preservation in patients with resectable rectal cancer.  195:239-243. 2008
  • Commentary on Itani's Presidential Address.  196:323-325. 2008
  • Recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of pheochromocytoma in children.  194:792-797. 2007
  • A strategic approach to the evaluation of axillary lymph nodes in breast cancer patients: analysis of 168 patients at a single institution.  194:524-526. 2007
  • Should simulator-based endovascular training be integrated into general surgery residency programs?.  194:212-219. 2007
  • Surgical residents’ knowledge of documentation and coding for professional services: an opportunity for a focused educational offering.  194:263-267. 2007
  • Surgical treatment of pancreatic endocrine neoplasms.  193:460-465. 2007
  • Raf-1 activation in gastrointestinal carcinoid cells decreases tumor cell adhesion.  193:331-335. 2007
  • Methionine inhibits cellular growth dependent on the p53 status of cells.  193:274-283. 2007
  • Endoscopic latissmus dorsi flap harvesting.  194:170-171. 2007
  • Young and middle-age associated differences in cytokeratin expression after bone fracture, tissue trauma, and hemorrhage.  193:61-68. 2007
  • Long-term fetal outcomes in pregnant trauma patients.  192:715-721. 2006
  • Prognostic factors for survival in pancreatic cancer: a population-based study.  192:322-329. 2006
  • Editor's note regarding AWS career development resource materials.  192:262. 2006
  • Improvement in gastrointestinal symptoms and quality of life after cholecystectomy.  192:196-202. 2006
  • The contribution of opiate analgesics to the development of infectious complications in burn patients.  192:82-86. 2006
  • Reconstruction of the abdominal wall for incisional hernia repair.  191:173-177. 2006
  • A salute to the Journal's former Editor-in-Chief, Hiram C. Polk, Jr., M.D..  189:2-3. 2005
  • Brief communication of the Residency Review Committee-Surgery (RRC-S) on residents' surgical volume in general surgery.  190:345-350. 2005
  • Clinical utility and cost-effectiveness of routine preoperative computed tomography scanning in patients with colon cancer.  189:512-517. 2005
  • Hiram Polk and The American Journal of Surgery.  190:338-343. 2005
  • Learning to operate in a restricted duty hours environment.  190:354-355. 2005
  • A senior elective designed to prepare medical students for surgical residency.  187:695-697. 2004
  • Variables influencing medical student learning in the operating room.  187:198-200. 2004
  • Self-assessment in simulation-based surgical skills training.  185:319-322. 2003
  • Who are the surgery clerkship directors and what are their educational needs?.  185:216-218. 2003
  • Medical student operative experience correlates with a match to a categorical surgical program.  186:125-128. 2003
  • A role for error training in surgical technical skill instruction and evaluation.  183:242-245. 2002
  • The impact of external feedback on computer-assisted learning for surgical technical skill training.  179:341-343. 2000
  • Extent of surgery for intermediate-risk well-differentiated thyroid cancer.  179:51-56. 2000
  • A virtual reality module for intravenous catheter placement.  177:171-175. 1999
  • Gastrointestinal malignancies in patients with celiac sprue.  176:344-347. 1998
  • Computer-assisted learning versus a lecture and feedback seminar for teaching a basic surgical technical skill.  175:508-510. 1998
  • Early postoperative enteral feeding improves whole body protein kinetics in upper gastrointestinal cancer patients.  174:325-330. 1997
  • The multidisciplinary structured clinical instruction module as a vehicle for cancer education.  173:220-225. 1997
  • Hepatic tumor necrosis factor-α production and distant organ dysfunction in a murine model of obstructive jaundice.  171:202-206. 1996
  • Prognostic value of TP53 and K-ras-2 mutational analysis in stage III carcinoma of the colon.  171:41-46. 1996
  • The effect of thrombospondin on oral squamous carcinoma cell invasion of collagen.  170:502-505. 1995
  • Who's on first?.  167. 1994
  • Health insurance redux.  166. 1993
  • Libby Zion's dubious legacy.  166. 1993
  • Mechanism of increased susceptibility to infection following hemorrhage.  165:59S-67S. 1993
  • Cytokine regulation of intestinal glutamine utilization.  163:174-180. 1992
  • Prognostic significance of cervical lymph node metastases in differentiated thyroid cancer.  164:578-581. 1992
  • Editorial comment.  160:663-664. 1990
  • Role of highly selective vagotomy and duodenoplasty in the treatment of postbulbar duodenal obstruction.  159:15-20. 1990
  • Correlation of estrogen, progesterone, and androgen receptors in breast cancer.  157:577-580. 1989
  • Lithotripsy for bile duct stones.  158:241-247. 1989
  • Modified radical neck dissection. Terminology, technique, and indications.  153:310-316. 1987
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the buccal mucosa: Analysis of prognostic factors.  154:411-414. 1987
  • Craniofacial reconstruction after tumor resections using vascularized outer table calvarial bone flaps.  152:438-441. 1986
  • Neck dissection with and without radiotherapy: Prognostic factors, patterns of recurrence, and survival.  152:456-463. 1986
  • Palliation of gastric carcinoma with total gastrectomy and esophagojejunostomy.  151:246-248. 1986
  • Reconstruction of the breast: Where do we fall short?. An evolution of ideas.  148:103-110. 1984
  • Totally implantable venous access system for cyclic administration of cytotoxic chemotherapy.  147:815-816. 1984
  • Continuous regional chemotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer using a totally implantable infusion pump. A feasibility study in 50 patients.  145:285-290. 1983
  • One-stage pharyngoesophageal and oral mucocutaneous reconstruction with two segments of one musculocutaneous flap.  144:489-493. 1982
  • Breast carcinoma in the elderly patient: An assessment of operative risk, morbidity and mortality.  140:339-342. 1980
  • The prognostic and therapeutic value of frozen section determinations in the surgical treatment of squamous carcinoma of the head and neck.  136:525-528. 1978
  • Immediate oophorectomy and adrenalectomy in the treatment of stage III breast carcinoma. A ten year follow-up study.  129:277-285. 1975
  • One stage surgical repair of mandibular osteoradionecrosis with jaw preservation.  126:502-504. 1973
  • International Standard Serial Number (issn)

  • 0002-9610
  • Electronic International Standard Serial Number (eissn)

  • 1879-1883