Prognosis and Adherence with the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines of Patients with Biliary Tract Cancers: an Analysis of the National Cancer Database. 

Bagante F, Gani F, Beal EW, Merath K, Chen Q, Dillhoff M, Cloyd J, Pawlik TM. 

J Gastrointest Surg. 2018 Aug 15. doi: 10.1007/s11605-018-3912-9. PMID:30112703 

Rethinking burns for low & middle-income countries: Differing patterns of burn epidemiology, care seeking behavior, and outcomes across four countries. 

Davé DR, Nagarjan N, Canner JK, Kushner AL, Stewart BT; SOSAS4 Research Group. 

Burns. 2018 Aug;44(5):1228-1234. doi: 10.1016/j.burns.2018.01.015. PMID:29475744 

Surgical Procedures in Health Professional Shortage Areas: Impact of a Surgical Incentive Payment Plan. 

Diaz A, Merath K, Bagante F, Chen Q, Akgul O, Beal E, Idrees J, Olsen G, Gani F, Pawlik TM. 

Surgery. 2018 Aug;164(2):189-194. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2018.03.017. PMID:29776596 

Minimally Invasive Versus Open Primary Resection for Retroperitoneal Soft Tissue Sarcoma: A Propensity-Matched Study From the National Cancer Database. 

Gani F, Goel U, Blair AB, Singh J, Overton HN, Meyer CF, Canner JK, Pawlik TM, Ahuja N, Johnston FM. 

Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Aug;25(8):2209-2217. doi: 10.1245/s10434-018-6538-y. PMID:29855832 

Comparison of the Cost of Drug-Eluting Stents versus Bare Metal Stents in the Treatment of Critical Limb Ischemia in the United States. 

Locham SS, Paracha N, Dakour-Aridi H, Nejim B, Rizwan M, Malas MB. 

Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 Aug 6. pii: S0890-5096(18)30552-1. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2018.05.051. PMID:30092444 

 

Octogenarians Undergoing Open Repair Have Higher Mortality Compared with Fenestrated Endovascular Repair of Intact Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Involving the Visceral Vessels. 

Locham S, Faateh M, Dakour-Aridi H, Nejim B, Malas M. 

Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 Aug;51:192-199. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2018.02.017. PMID:29678652