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Surgery Resources: Morning Report--Articles

Suggested reading from morning reports

From October 12, 2017:

1. Tapnio, R. H., et al. (2017). Transcatheter Embolization of Cystic Artery Pseudoaneurysms Secondary to Acute Cholecystitis. Vasc Endovascular Surg 51(7): 498-500.   

2. Tashkin, D. P. (2013). Effects of marijuana smoking on the lungAnn Am Thorac Soc 10(3): 239-247. 

From September 28, 2017:

1. Gezer, H. O., et al. (2016). Meckel diverticulum in children: Evaluation of macroscopic appearance for guidance in subsequent surgeryJournal of Pediatric Surgery 51(7): 1177-1180.

2. Thirunavukarasu, P., et al. (2011). Meckel's diverticulum--a high-risk region for malignancy in the ileum. Insights from a population-based epidemiological study and implications in surgical managementAnn Surg 253(2): 223-230. 

From September 24, 2017:

1. Havens, J. M., et al. (2016). Association of model for end-stage liver disease score with mortality in emergency general surgery patients. JAMA Surgery, 151(7), e160789.

2. Wancata, L. M., et al. (2017). Outcomes after surgery for benign and malignant small bowel obstruction. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery : Official Journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 21(2), 363-371.

From June 22, 2017:

1. Schweigert, M., et al. (2016). "Spotlight on esophageal perforation: A multinational study using the Pittsburgh esophageal perforation severity scoring system." Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 151(4): 1002-1009.

From May 11, 2017:

1. Bilimoria, K. Y., et al. (2013). "Development and evaluation of the universal ACS NSQIP surgical risk calculator: a decision aid and informed consent tool for patients and surgeons." Journal of the American College of Surgeons 217(5): 833-842.e831-833.

2. Heyland, D. K., et al. (2015). "Admission of the very elderly to the intensive care unit: family members' perspectives on clinical decision-making from a multicenter cohort study." Palliat Med 29(4): 324-335. 

From April 13, 2017:

1. Fintelmann, F., et al. (2008). "Jejunal diverticulosis: findings on CT in 28 patients." AJR Am J Roentgenol 190(5): 1286-1290. 

2. Horesh, N., et al. (2016). "Jejunal Diverticulitis." Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques. Part A 26(8): 596-599. 

From March 23, 2017:

1. Matsuda, A., et al. (2015). "Comparison of long-term outcomes of colonic stent as "bridge to surgery" and emergency surgery for malignant large-bowel obstruction: a meta-analysis." Annals of Surgical Oncology 22(2): 497-504. 

2. Eker, H. H., et al. (2011). "A prospective study on elective umbilical hernia repair in patients with liver cirrhosis and ascites." Surgery 150(3): 542-546. 

3. Khodarahmi, I., et al. (2015). "Incarceration of umbilical hernia: a rare complication of large volume paracentesis." J Radiol Case Rep 9(9): 20-25. 

From February 23, 2017:

1. Antevil, J. L., et al. (2005). "Treatment of suspected symptomatic cholelithiasis with glycopyrrolate: A prospective, randomized clinical trial." Ann Emerg Med 45(2): 172-176.

From February 9, 2017:

1. Church, J. and J. Kao (2014). "Bedside colonoscopy in intensive care units: indications, techniques, and outcomes." Surg Endosc 28(9): 2679-2682.

2. Healy, J. M., et al. (2016). "Pediatric incidental appendectomy: a systematic review." Pediatr Surg Int 32(4): 321-335.

From January 26, 2017:

1. Neal, M. D., et al. (2011). "Diverting loop ileostomy and colonic lavage: an alternative to total abdominal colectomy for the treatment of severe, complicated Clostridium difficile associated disease." Ann Surg 254(3): 423-427; discussion 427-429.

2. Ott, S. J., et al. (2016). "Efficacy of Sterile Fecal Filtrate Transfer for Treating Patients With Clostridium difficile Infection." Gastroenterology.

3. Vyas, D., et al. (2015). "Fecal transplant policy and legislation." World J Gastroenterol 21(1): 6-11.

From January 12, 2017:

1. Singal, A. K., et al. (2013). "Mesenteric venous thrombosis." Mayo Clinic Proceedings 88(3): 285-294. 

2. Yang, S., et al. (2015). "Multidisciplinary stepwise management strategy for acute superior mesenteric venous thrombosis: an intestinal

stroke center experience.Thromb Res 135(1): 36-45.

3. Karas, J. R., et al. (2011). "No rectopexy versus rectopexy following rectal mobilization for full-thickness rectal prolapse: a randomized

controlled trial." Dis Colon Rectum 54(1): 29-34.

From May 12, 2016:

1: Nelson AL, Millington TM, Sahani D, Chung RT, Bauer C, Hertl M, Warshaw AL, Conrad C. Hepatic portal venous gas: the ABCs of management.

 Arch Surg. 2009 Jun;144(6):575-81; discussion 581. doi: 10.1001/archsurg.2009.88. Review. PubMed PMID: 19528392.

From April, 28, 2016:

1. Xavier RJ, Podolsky DK. Unravelling the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease. Nature. 2007 Jul 26;448(7152):427-34. Review.

2. How Do You Apologize After a Medical Error?

3: Martinez W, Lehmann LS. The "hidden curriculum" and residents' attitudes about medical error disclosure: comparison of surgical and nonsurgical residents. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Dec;217(6):1145-50.

From February 11, 2016:

1: Dalessandri KM, Bhoyrul S, Mulvihill SJ. Laparoscopic hernia repair and bladder injury. JSLS. 2001 Apr-Jun;5(2):175-7. PubMed PMID: 11394432; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3015440.

From January 28, 2016:

1: Dada SA, Fuhrman GM. Miscellaneous disorders and their management in gastric surgery: volvulus, carcinoid, lymphoma, gastric varices, and gastric outlet obstruction. Surg Clin North Am. 2011 Oct;91(5):1123-30. Review.

From January 14, 2016:

1: McDonald RJ, McDonald JS, Therneau TM, Lanzino G, Kallmes DF, Cloft HJ.Comparative effectiveness of carotid revascularization therapies: evidence from a National Hospital Discharge Database. Stroke. 2014 Nov;45(11):3311-9.

2: Jim J, Rubin BG, Ricotta JJ 2nd, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, Sicard GA; SVS Outcomes Committee. Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) Vascular Registry evaluation of comparative effectiveness of carotid revascularization procedures stratified by Medicare age. J Vasc Surg. 2012 May;55(5):1313-20;


1: Zielinski MD, Eiken PW, Bannon MP, Heller SF, Lohse CM, Huebner M, Sarr MG. Small bowel obstruction-who needs an operation? A multivariate prediction model. World J Surg. 2010 May;34(5):910-9. 2: Santillan CS. Computed tomography of small bowel obstruction. Radiol Clin North Am. 2013 Jan;51(1):17-27. Review.

From June 18, 2015:

1. Retrograde intussusception post Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Honore M, Chiow AK, Bryant R. ANZ J Surg. 2014 Dec 30. 




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