Costs and Their Predictors in Transsphenoidal Pituitary Surgery. 

Asemota AO, Ishii M, Brem H, Gallia GL. 

Neurosurgery. 2018 Oct 18. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyy441. PMID:30339258 

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Surgical-site Infections: A Randomized Trial. 

Javed AA, Teinor J, Wright M, Ding D, Burkhart RA, Hundt J, Cameron JL, Makary MA, He J, Eckhauser FE, Wolfgang CL, Weiss MJ. 

Ann Surg. 2018 Oct 10. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003056. PMID:30308616 

Outcomes and cost of open versus endovascular repair of intact thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm. 

Locham S, Dakour-Aridi H, Nejim B, Dhaliwal J, Alshwaily W, Malas M. 

J Vasc Surg. 2018 Oct;68(4):948-955.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.01.053. PMID:29789217

 

A Unique All-Payer Rate-Setting System Controls the Cost but Not the Racial Disparity in Lower Extremity Revascularization Procedures. 

Nejim B, Beaulieu RJ, Alshaikh H, Hamouda M, Canner J, Malas MB. 

Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 Oct;52:116-125. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2018.03.013. PMID:29783031