April 2015

 

Unmet surgical needs in children: a household survey in Nepal.

Nagarajan N, Gupta S, Shresthra S, Varadaraj V, Devkota S, Ranjit A, Kushner AL, Nwomeh BC.

Pediatr Surg Int. 2015 Apr;31(4):389-95.


Presence of haptoglobin-2 allele is associated with worse functional outcomes after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage.

Murthy SBLevy APDuckworth JSchneider EBShalom HHanley DFTamargo RJNyquist PA.

World Neurosurg. 2015 Apr;83(4):583-7. 


Smoking is not associated with severe dysplasia or invasive carcinoma in resected intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms.

Rezaee NKhalifian SCameron JLPawlik TMHruban RHFishman EKMakary MALennon AMWolfgang CLWeiss MJ.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Apr;19(4):656-65. 

 

The sleepy surgeon: does night-time surgery for trauma affect mortality outcomes?

Zafar SNLibuit LHashmi ZGHughes KGreene WRCornwell EE 3rdHaider AHFullum TMTran DD.

Am J Surg. 2015 Apr;209(4):633-9. 


Outcomes of trauma care at centers treating a higher proportion of older patients: the case for geriatric trauma centers.

Zafar SNObirieze ASchneider EBHashmi ZGScott VKGreene WREfron DTMacKenzie EJCornwell EE 3rdHaider AH.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Apr;78(4):852-9.


Racial/ethnic disparities in emergency general surgery: explained by hospital-level characteristics?

Hall ECHashmi ZGZafar SNZogg CKCornwell EE 3rdHaider AH.

Am J Surg. 2015 Apr;209(4):604-9.