April 2016


Association of BRAF(V600E) Mutation and MicroRNA Expression with Central Lymph Node Metastases in Papillary Thyroid Cancer: A Prospective Study from Four Endocrine Surgery Centers.

Han PA, Kim HS, Cho S, Fazeli R, Najafian A, Khawaja H, McAlexander M, Dy B, Sorensen M, Aronova A, Sebo TJ, Giordano TJ, Fahey TJ 3rd, Thompson GB, Gauger PG, Somervell H, Bishop JA, Eshleman JR, Schneider EB, Witwer KW, Umbricht CB, Zeiger MA.

Thyroid. 2016 Apr;26(4):532-42.

 

Race and socioeconomic disparities in national stoma reversal rates.

Zafar SN, Changoor NR, Williams K, Acosta RD, Greene WR, Fullum TM, Haider AH, Cornwell EE 3rd, Tran DD.

Am J Surg. 2016 Apr;211(4):710-5.

 

The relative effect of hospital and surgeon volume on failure to rescue among patients undergoing liver resection for cancer.

Buettner S, Gani F, Amini N, Spolverato G, Kim Y, Kilic A, Wagner D, Pawlik TM.

Surgery. 2016 Apr;159(4):1004-12.

 

Thirty day postoperative outcomes following anterior lumbar interbody fusion using the national surgical quality improvement program database.

Abt NB, De la Garza-Ramos R, Olorundare IO, McCutcheon BA, Bydon A, Fogelson J, Nassr A, Bydon M.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2016 Apr;143:126-31. 

 

Insurance status and health-related quality-of-life disparities after trauma: results from a nationally representative survey in the US.

Alghnam S, Schneider EB, Castillo RC.

Qual Life Res. 2016 Apr;25(4):987-95.

Do African American Patients Treated with Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer have Worse Overall Survival? Accounting for Pathologic Staging and Patient Demographics Beyond Race Makes a Difference.

Kaye DRCanner JKKates MSchoenberg MPBivalacqua TJ.

Bl Cancer. 2016 Apr 27;2(2):225-234.