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Pancreas Club

Proceedings of the 48th Annual Pancreas Club Meeting
Marshall S. Baker & Nicholas J. Zyromski

Original Articles

NSAID Use and Anastomotic Leaks Following Elective Colorectal Surgery: a Matched Case-Control Study
Jhananiee Subendran , Naveed Siddiqui , J. Charles Victor , Robin S. McLeod & Anand Govindarajan

Perioperative Nonselective Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs Are Not Associated with Anastomotic Leakage After Colorectal Surgery
Fady Saleh , Timothy D. Jackson , Luciano Ambrosini , Joshua J. Gnanasegaram , Josephine Kwong , Fayez Quereshy & Allan Okrainec

Invited Commentary

NSAID use and Colorectal Anastomotic Leaks. Caution and Further Investigation
Imran Hassan

Original Articles

Identification of Process Measures to Reduce Postoperative Readmission
Amy L. Halverson , Morgan M. Sellers , Karl Y. Bilimoria , Mary T. Hawn , Mark V. Williams , Robin S. McLeod & Clifford Y. Ko

Measuring Surgical Quality: a National Clinical Registry Versus Administrative Claims Data
Laura M. Enomoto , Christopher S. Hollenbeak , Neil H. Bhayani , Peter W. Dillon & Niraj J. Gusani

Increasing Age Is a Predictor of Short-Term Outcomes in Esophagectomy: A Propensity Score Adjusted Analysis
Christopher C. Stahl , Dennis J. Hanseman , Koffi Wima , Jeffrey M. Sutton , Gregory C. Wilson , Samuel F. Hohmann , Shimul A. Shah & Daniel E. Abbott

Subtotal Gastrectomy with Limited Lymph Node Dissection is a Feasible Treatment Option for Patients with Early Gastric Stump Cancer
Tomoyuki Irino , Naoki Hiki , Souya Nunobe , Manabu Ohashi , Shinya Tanimura , Takeshi Sano & Toshiharu Yamaguchi

Perioperative Outcome After Pancreatic Head Resection: a 10-Year Series of a Specialized Surgeon in a University Hospital and a Community Hospital
Hartwig Riediger , Ulrich Adam , Stefan Utzolino , Hannes P. Neeff , Ulrich T. Hopt & Frank Makowiec

Positron Emission Tomography (PET) has Limited Utility in the Staging of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Peter Einersen , Irene Epelboym , Megan D. Winner , David Leung , John A. Chabot & John D. Allendorf

Laparoscopic Spleen-Preserving Distal Pancreatectomy: The Technique Must Suit the Lesion
David J. Worhunsky , Yulia Zak , Monica M. Dua , George A. Poultsides , Jeffrey A. Norton & Brendan C. Visser

Prosthetic Graft for Superior Mesenteric-Portal Vein Reconstruction in Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A Retrospective, Multicenter Study
Kai Liao , Huaizhi Wang , Qilong Chen , Zheng Wu & Leida Zhang

Effectiveness of Intraoperative Cholangiography Using Indocyanine Green (Versus Contrast Fluid) for the Correct Assessment of Extrahepatic Bile Ducts During Day-Case Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
F. Prevot , L. Rebibo , C. Cosse , F. Browet , C. Sabbagh & J.-M. Regimbeau

Child-Pugh A Hepatitis B-Related Cirrhotic Patients with a Single Hepatocellular Carcinoma Up to 5 cm: Liver Transplantation vs. Resection
Chuan Li , Wen-Jiang Zhu , Tian-Fu Wen , Yan Dai , Lu-Nan Yan , Bo Li , Jia-Yin Yang, Wen-Tao Wang & Ming-Qing Xu

Number of Nodules, Child-Pugh Status, Margin Positivity, and Microvascular Invasion, but not Tumor Size, are Prognostic Factors of Survival after Liver Resection for Multifocal Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Brian K. P. Goh , Pierce K. H. Chow , Jin-Yao Teo , Jen-San Wong , Chung-Yip Chan, Peng-Chung Cheow , Alexander Y. F. Chung & London L. P. J. Ooi

TNF-α, IL-6, and IL-8 Cytokines and Their Association with TNF-α-308 G/A Polymorphism and Postoperative Sepsis
Kavita Baghel , Rajeshwar Nath Srivastava , Abhijit Chandra , Sudhir K. Goel , Jyotsna Agrawal , Hasan Raza Kazmi & Saloni Raj

Thrombin Mediates Vagal Apoptosis and Dysfunction in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Danielle Fritze , Weizhen Zhang , Ji-Yao Li , Biaoxin Chai & Michael Mulholland

Outcomes for Patients with Obstructing Colorectal Cancers Treated with One-Stage Surgery Using Transanal Drainage Tubes
Kohei Shigeta , Hideo Baba , Kazuo Yamafuji , Hiroyuki Kaneda , Hideyuki Katsura & Kiyoshi Kubochi

Case Report

Small Bowel Obstruction Caused by an Unusual Variant of Paraduodenal Hernia. The “Middle Congenital Mesocolic Hernia”: Case Report
Alessio Licciardello , Cristian Rapisarda , Pietro Conti & Giovanni Trombatore

How I do it

Omental Flap for Hepatic Artery Coverage During Liver Transplantation
Fabrizio Panaro , Hassan Bouyabrine , Jean-Pierre Carabalona , Stephanie Nougaret , Boris Jung , Georges Philippe Pageaux & Francis Navarro

Review Articles

The Subspecialization of Surgery: A Paradigm Shift
Stephen D. Bruns , Brian R. Davis , Aram N. Demirjian , Sabha Ganai , Michael G. House , Reza F. Saidi , Bhavin C. Shah , Sanda A. Tan & Kenric M. Murayama

Individual Risk Modelling for Esophagectomy: A Systematic Review
John M. Findlay , Richard S. Gillies , Bruno Sgromo , Robert E. K. Marshall , Mark R. Middleton & Nicholas D. Maynard

GI Image

Abdominopelvic Splenosis—An Unusual Cause of Tenesmus
King Kenneth Cheung , Thomas Wagner , Margaret Hall & Lee Dvorkin

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