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Surgery Resources: Morning Report--Articles

Suggested reading from morning reports

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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