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Volume 18 Issue 11 of the Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery is now available online. SSAT members in good standing are just two steps away from accessing their JOGS subscriptions and reading both Online First articles and those in print publication: 1) Log into the Members Only Area, then 2) click on the JOGS cover.


2014 SSAT Poster Presentations

IGF-2 Is Necessary for Retinoblastoma-Mediated Enhanced Adaptation after Small-Bowel Resection
Pamela M. Choi , Raphael C. Sun , Josh Sommovilla , Jose Diaz-Miron , Jun Guo , Christopher R. Erwin
& Brad W. Warner

Determinants of Repeat Curative Intent Surgery in Colorectal Liver Metastasis
Afif N. Kulaylat , Neil H. Bhayani , Audrey L. Stokes , Jane R. Schubart , Joyce Wong , Eric T. Kimchi ,
Kevin F. Staveley-O’Carroll , Jussuf T. Kaifi & Niraj J. Gusani

2014 SSAT Quick Shot Presentation

Low Drain Fluid Amylase Predicts Absence of Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreatectomy
Christina W. Lee , Henry A. Pitt , Taylor S. Riall , Sean S. Ronnekleiv-Kelly , Jacqueline S. Israel , Glen E. Leverson , Abhishek D. Parmar , E. Molly Kilbane , Bruce L. Hall & Sharon M. Weber

2014 SSAT Poster Presentations

Endoscopy in the Early Postoperative Setting after Primary Gastrointestinal Anastomosis
Mahmoud A. Amr , Mohammad J. Alzghari , Stephanie F. Polites , Mohammad A. Khasawneh , David S. Morris ,
Todd H. Baron & Martin D. Zielinski

Defining Perioperative Risk after Hepatectomy Based on Diagnosis and Extent of Resection
Christopher R. Shubert , Elizabeth B. Habermann , Mark J. Truty , Kristine M. Thomsen , Michael L. Kendrick
& David M. Nagorney

Nodal Counts and Lymph Node Ratio Impact Survival After Distal Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Awais Ashfaq , Barbara A. Pockaj , Richard J. Gray , Thorvardur R. Halfdanarson & Nabil Wasif

A Current Assessment of Diversity Characteristics and Perceptions of Their Importance in the Surgical Workforce
Judith C. French , Colin O’Rourke & R. Matthew Walsh

SSAT Other

Improving Outcomes and Cost-Effectiveness of Colorectal Surgery
Scott R. Steele , Joshua Bleier , Brad Champagne , Imran Hassan , Andrew Russ , Anthony J. Senagore , Patricia Sylla
& Alessio Pigazzi

Original Articles

Does the Hepatic Branch of Vagus Mediate the Secretion of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 During the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery?
Nian-Cun Qiu , Miao-E Liu , Bin Wang , Xin Song , Ying Jiang , Juan Wang , Zi-Qun Gu , Cheng-Xiang Shan & Ming Qiu

Does BMI Predict Recurrence or Complications After Reoperative Reflux Surgery? Review of a Single Center’s Experience and a Comparison of Outcomes
E. Wakeam , J. Wee , A. Lebenthal , S. O. Ali , R. J. Gilbert & R. Bueno

Response to Preoperative Chemotherapy Predicts Survival in Patients Undergoing Hepatectomy for Liver Metastases from Gastric and Esophageal Cancer
Andreas Andreou , Luca Viganò , Giuseppe Zimmitti , Daniel Seehofer , Martin Dreyer , Andreas Pascher ,
Marcus Bahra , Wenzel Schoening , Volker Schmitz, Peter C. Thuss-Patience , Timm Denecke , Gero Puhl ,
Jean-Nicolas Vauthey , Peter Neuhaus, Lorenzo Capussotti , Johann Pratschke & Sven-Christian Schmidt

Strong YB-1 Expression Predicts Liver Recurrence Following Resection for Colorectal Metastases
Francesco Ardito , Vincenzo Arena , Maria Vellone , Gennaro Grande , Ilaria Pennacchia , Francesco Majellaro ,
Ivo Giovannini , Fabio M. Vecchio, Gennaro Nuzzo & Felice Giuliante

Anatomic Versus Nonanatomic Hepatectomy for a Solitary Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Yukiyasu Okamura , Takaaki Ito , Teiichi Sugiura , Keita Mori & Katsuhiko Uesaka

Defining the Role of Adjuvant External Beam Radiotherapy on Resected Adenocarcinoma of the Ampulla of Vater
John T. Miura , Thejus T. Jayakrishnan , Albert Amini , Fabian M. Johnston, Susan Tsai , Beth Erickson ,
Edward J. Quebbeman , Kathleen K. Christians , Douglas B. Evans , T. Clark Gamblin & Kiran K. Turaga

Assessment of a Complication Risk Score and Study of Complication Profile in Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy
Giuseppe Malleo , Roberto Salvia , Giuseppe Mascetta , Alessandro Esposito, Luca Landoni , Luca Casetti ,
Laura Maggino , Claudio Bassi & Giovanni Butturini

Patency Rates of Portal Vein/Superior Mesenteric Vein Reconstruction After Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Cancer
A. N. Krepline , K. K. Christians , K. Duelge , A. Mahmoud , P. Ritch , B. George, B. A. Erickson , W. D. Foley ,
E. J. Quebbeman , K. K. Turaga , F. M. Johnston , T. C. Gamblin , D. B. Evans & S. Tsai

Therapeutic Management and Outcome of Locoregional Recurrence After Curative Colorectal Cancer
Therapy—a Single-Center Analysis

Pamela Kogler , Reinhold Kafka-Ritsch , Michael Sieb , Arpad Sztankay , Johann Pratschke & Matthias Zitt

How I do it

Early Vein Reconstruction and Right-to-Left Dissection for Left-Sided Pancreatic Tumors with Portal Vein Occlusion
Jordan M. Cloyd , Monica M. Dua & Brendan C. Visser

Review Article

A Systematic Review of Complicated Diverticulitis in Post-Transplant Patients
J. E. Oor , J. J. Atema , M. A. Boermeester , B. C. Vrouenraets & Ç. Ünlü

Evidence-Based Current Surgical Practice

GERD Procedures: When and What?
P. Marco Fisichella & Marco G. Patti

Case Report

Mitochondrial Neuro-Gastrointestinal Encephalomyopathy Presenting with Recurrent Bowel Perforations and
Intra-abdominal Abscesses

Yael Dreznik , Mordechai Gutman , Batia Weiss & Avinoam Nevler

GI Image

Hepatic Hydatid Cyst: A Rare Cause of Recurrent Pancreatitis
William H. Kitchens , Charles Liu , Edward T. Ryan & Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo

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