May 2017

Frailty as a Risk Predictor of Morbidity and Mortality Following Liver Surgery.

Gani F, Cerullo M, Amini N, Buettner S, Margonis GA, Sasaki K, Kim Y, Pawlik TM.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 May;21(5):822-830. doi: 10.1007/s11605-017-3373-6. [Epub 2017 Mar 6.]

Factors associated with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in adults with short stature skeletal dysplasias.

Dhiman N, Albaghdadi A, Zogg CK, Sharma M, Hoover-Fong JE, Ain MC, Haider AH.

Qual Life Res. 2017 May;26(5):1337-1348. doi: 10.1007/s11136-016-1455-7. Epub 2016 Nov 19.

Effect of Beta Blockers on Mortality After Open Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm.

Alshaikh HN, Canner JK, Malas M.

Ann Surg. 2017 May 8. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002291. [Epub ahead of print]

Endarterectomy versus stenting in patients with prior ipsilateral carotid artery stenting.

Arhuidese IJ, Nejim B, Chavali S, Locham S, Obeid T, Hicks CW, Malas MB.

J Vasc Surg. 2017 May;65(5):1418-1428. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.11.041. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Fixed and variable cost of carotid endarterectomy and stenting in the United States, a comparative study.

Obeid T, Alshaikh H, Nejim B, Arhuidese I, Locham S, Malas M.

J Vasc Surg. 2017 May;65(5):1398-1406.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.11.062. Epub 2017 Feb 16.