April 2018

Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage is not associated with wound healing in diabetic foot ulcer patients treated in a multidisciplinary setting.

Hicks CWCanner JKMathioudakis NSherman RLHines KLippincott CBlack JH 3rdAbularrage CJ.

J Surg Res. 2018 Apr;224:102-111. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2017.11.063. Epub 2017 Dec 22.

Intensive care unit admission after endovascular aortic aneurysm repair is primarily determined by hospital factors, adds significant cost, and is often unnecessary.

Hicks CW, Alshaikh HN, Zarkowsky D, Bostock IC, Nejim B, Malas MB.

J Vasc Surg. 2018 Apr;67(4):1091-1101.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.07.139. Epub 2017 Oct 23.

Regional variation in the cost of infra-inguinal lower extremity bypass surgery in the United States.

Nejim BJ, Wang S, Arhuidese I, Obeid T, Alshaikh HN, Dakour Aridi H, Locham S, Malas MB.

J Vasc Surg. 2018 Apr;67(4):1170-1180.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.08.055. Epub 2017 Oct 23.

Variation in markup of general surgical procedures by hospital market concentration.

Cerullo MChen SYDillhoff MSchmidt CRCanner JKPawlik TM.

Am J Surg. 2018 Apr;215(4):549-556. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.10.028. Epub 2017 Oct 23.

The Effect of Frailty Index on Early Outcomes after Combined Colorectal and Liver Resections.

Chen SYStem MCerullo MGearhart SLSafar BFang SHWeiss MJHe JEfron JE.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Dec 5. doi: 10.1007/s11605-017-3641-5. [Epub ahead of print]

Clinical outcomes following mechanical plus oral antibiotic bowel preparation versus oral antibiotics alone in patients undergoing colorectal surgery

Kaslow SR, Gani F, Alshaikh HN, Canner JK. 

BJS Open. 2018 April. doi:10.1002/bjs5.66 [Epub ahead of print]