Annals of Surgery

(The TQCC of Annals of Surgery is 38. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
Epidemiology and Management of Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer901
Laparoscopic Colectomy for Cancer Is Not Inferior to Open Surgery Based on 5-Year Data From the COST Study Group Trial828
The Importance of Surgeon Experience for Clinical and Economic Outcomes From Thyroidectomy810
Resection of Nonresectable Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy689
Increased Local Recurrence and Reduced Survival From Colorectal Cancer Following Anastomotic Leak632
Liver Transplantation in Children From Living Related Donors556
First Report from the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network511
The Natural History of Hepatic Metastases from Colorectal Cancer509
Improving Perioperative Outcome Expands the Role of Hepatectomy in Management of Benign and Malignant Hepatobiliary Diseases506
Extension of the Frontiers of Surgical Indications in the Treatment of Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer495
Lessons Learned From More Than 1,000 Pancreas Transplants at a Single Institution486
Five-Year Survival After Resection of Hepatic Metastases From Colorectal Cancer in Patients Screened by Positron Emission Tomography With F-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG-PET)473
Pre- or Postoperative Radiotherapy in Rectal and Rectosigmoid Carcinoma Report from a Randomized Multicenter Trial452
The Impact of Enhanced Recovery Protocol Compliance on Elective Colorectal Cancer Resection452
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy439
Decreased Morbidity of Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy Compared With Open Distal Gastrectomy for Stage I Gastric Cancer422
Pulmonary Metastases From Soft Tissue Sarcoma412
Lymph Node Metastasis From Soft Tissue Sarcoma in Adults Analysis of Data From a Prospective Database of 1772 Sarcoma Patients412
Resection of Hepatic Metastases from Colorectal Cancer Biologic Perspectives407
Importance of Perioperative Glycemic Control in General Surgery396
Resection of Nonresectable Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer After Percutaneous Portal Vein Embolization395
Histologic Tumor Type Is an Independent Prognostic Parameter in Esophageal Cancer: Lessons From More Than 1,000 Consecutive Resections at a Single Center in the Western World384
Benchmarking Complications Associated with Esophagectomy382
Lymph Node Metastasis From 259 Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinomas371
Mucinous Cystic Neoplasm of the Pancreas is Not an Aggressive Entity358
The Southampton Consensus Guidelines for Laparoscopic Liver Surgery356
Thromboembolism After Trauma353
Multivariate Analysis of a Personal Series of 247 Consecutive Patients with Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer351
Patterns of Errors Contributing to Trauma Mortality342
Do All Patients With Sentinel Node Metastasis From Breast Carcinoma Need Complete Axillary Node Dissection?334
Variability in Patterns of Recurrence After Resection of Primary Retroperitoneal Sarcoma (RPS)333
Systems Approaches to Surgical Quality and Safety331
Causes and Prevention of Laparoscopic Bile Duct Injuries325
Locoregional Recurrence After Sentinel Lymph Node Dissection With or Without Axillary Dissection in Patients With Sentinel Lymph Node Metastases323
Surgeon-Performed Ultrasound for the Assessment of Truncal Injuries313
Biliary Complications After Liver Transplantation From Donation After Cardiac Death Donors309
Locoregional Therapies for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Critical Review From the Surgeon’s Perspective308
Robot-assisted Minimally Invasive Thoracolaparoscopic Esophagectomy Versus Open Transthoracic Esophagectomy for Resectable Esophageal Cancer305
Treatment-Related Outcomes From Blunt Cerebrovascular Injuries304
Minimally Invasive Versus Open Distal Pancreatectomy (LEOPARD)300
Lessons Learned From 500 Cases of Lymphatic Mapping for Breast Cancer298
Functional Analysis of Grafts from Living Donors296
Identification and Resection of Clipped Node Decreases the False-negative Rate of Sentinel Lymph Node Surgery in Patients Presenting With Node-positive Breast Cancer (T0–T4, N1–N2) Who Receive Neoadju296
Survival Following Liver Transplantation From Non-Heart-Beating Donors294
Abstinence From Smoking Reduces Incisional Wound Infection289
A Pancreaticoduodenectomy Risk Model Derived From 8575 Cases From a National Single-Race Population (Japanese) Using a Web-Based Data Entry System284
Outcomes of 385 Adult-to-Adult Living Donor Liver Transplant Recipients280
Tumor Biology Correlates With Rates of Breast-Conserving Surgery and Pathologic Complete Response After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer279
Terrorist Bombings277
The Ratio Between Metastatic and Examined Lymph Nodes (N Ratio) Is an Independent Prognostic Factor in Gastric Cancer Regardless of the Type of Lymphadenectomy272
Is Liver Resection Justified for Patients With Hepatic Metastases From Breast Cancer?271
Prospective Analysis of Long-term Psychosocial Outcomes in Breast Reconstruction264
Timing of Antimicrobial Prophylaxis and the Risk of Surgical Site Infections263
Lessons Learned From the Study of 10,000 Patients With Soft Tissue Sarcoma263
Laparoscopic Segmentectomy of the Liver259
Clinical and Pathologic Correlation of 84 Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas256
Is the Increasing Rate of Local Excision for Stage I Rectal Cancer in the United States Justified?256
Short-term Outcomes of a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy With D2 Lymphadenectomy to Open Distal Gastrectomy for Locally Advanced Gastric Cancer (KLASS250
Short-Term Surgical Outcomes From a Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate Laparoscopic and Open D3 Dissection for Stage II/III Colon Cancer241
Risk Factors for Anastomotic Leak After Colon Resection for Cancer239
Lymph Node Metastasis from Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: Audit of 110 Patients Who Underwent Regional and Paraaortic Node Dissection238
Second Liver Resections Are Safe and Effective Treatment for Recurrent Hepatic Metastases from Colorectal Cancer237
Blunt Hepatic Injury: A Paradigm Shift From Operative to Nonoperative Management in the 1990s232
Robot-Assisted Gastrectomy With Lymph Node Dissection for Gastric Cancer229
Lymphatic Drainage Patterns From the Breast227
Safety and Efficacy of Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer226
Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort224
Incidence and Risk Factors for Anastomotic Failure in 1594 Patients Treated by Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision222
Mortality After Bariatric Surgery218
Liver Transplantation for Nonresectable Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer217
Disease-free Survival and Local Recurrence for Laparoscopic Resection Compared With Open Resection of Stage II to III Rectal Cancer216
Targeted Muscle Reinnervation Treats Neuroma and Phantom Pain in Major Limb Amputees209
Relation of Surgical Volume to Outcome in Eight Common Operations205
External Fistulas Arising from the Gastro-intestinal Tract °203
Diagnosis and Initial Management of Blunt Pancreatic Trauma201
No Surgical Innovation Without Evaluation201
Survival in Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer After Neoadjuvant Therapy and Surgical Resection197
Functional Lymphatic Anatomy for Sentinel Node Biopsy in Breast Cancer197
Liver Cell Adenomas195
Impact of Graft Type on Outcome in Pediatric Liver Transplantation194
Increased Use of Parenchymal-Sparing Surgery for Bilateral Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer Is Associated With Improved Mortality Without Change in Oncologic Outcome194
Improved Results from a Standardized Approach in Treating Patients with Necrotizing Fasciitis193
Predictors of Resectability and Survival in Patients With Borderline and Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer who Underwent Neoadjuvant Treatment With FOLFIRINOX192
Survival After Resection of Multiple Bilobar Hepatic Metastases From Colorectal Carcinoma191
Alternative Fistula Risk Score for Pancreatoduodenectomy (a-FRS)189
Production and Implantation of Renal Extracellular Matrix Scaffolds From Porcine Kidneys as a Platform for Renal Bioengineering Investigations188
Epidemiology Data on 108 MEN 1 Patients From the GTE With Isolated Nonfunctioning Tumors of the Pancreas186
Major Hepatic Resection for Metachronous Metastases from Colon Cancer186
ALPPS Improves Resectability Compared With Conventional Two-stage Hepatectomy in Patients With Advanced Colorectal Liver Metastasis185
A Multivariable Risk Factor Analysis of the Portoenterostomy (Kasai) Procedure for Biliary Atresia185
90Y Radioembolization for Metastatic Neuroendocrine Liver Tumors182
Predicting Risk for Serious Complications With Bariatric Surgery180
Creation of a Neo-Aortoiliac System from Lower Extremity Deep and Superficial Veins179
Hepatic Resection for Metastatic Tumors From Gastric Cancer177
Factors Predicting Response, Perioperative Outcomes, and Survival Following Total Neoadjuvant Therapy for Borderline/Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer176
The Effects of Preexisting Medical Comorbidities on Mortality and Length of Hospital Stay in Acute Burn Injury176
Disease-free Survival and Local Recurrence After Laparoscopic-assisted Resection or Open Resection for Rectal Cancer172
Comparison of Treatment Effect Estimates From Prospective Nonrandomized Studies With Propensity Score Analysis and Randomized Controlled Trials of Surgical Procedures168
Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: Determinants of Disease Progression in Patients <21 Years of Age at Diagnosis168
Prediction of Mortality After ALPPS Stage-1166
Minimally Invasive versus Open Distal Pancreatectomy for Ductal Adenocarcinoma (DIPLOMA)164
Defining and Predicting Early Recurrence in 957 Patients With Resected Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma162
Laparoscopy-Assisted Versus Open Distal Gastrectomy for Early Gastric Cancer160
Mucinous and Signet-Ring Cell Colorectal Cancers Differ from Classical Adenocarcinomas in Tumor Biology and Prognosis159
Long-term Follow-up of a Randomized Trial Comparing the Beger and Frey Procedures for Patients Suffering From Chronic Pancreatitis158
Accelerated Rejection of Renal Allografts From Brain-Dead Donors158
Trauma-related Infections in Battlefield Casualties From Iraq158
Laparoscopic Lavage Is Feasible and Safe for the Treatment of Perforated Diverticulitis With Purulent Peritonitis157
Logistics and Technique for Procurement of Intestinal, Pancreatic, and Hepatic Grafts From the Same Donor157
US FDA Breast Implant Postapproval Studies157
The Impact of Positive Resection Margins on Survival and Recurrence Following Resection and Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma156
Rate and Predictability of Graft Rupture After Endovascular and Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair155
Partial Hepatectomy for Metastases From Noncolorectal, Nonneuroendocrine Carcinoma154
Comparison of a Lymph Node Ratio–Based Staging System With the 7th AJCC System for Gastric Cancer153
Female Sex Hormones Regulate Macrophage Function After Trauma-Hemorrhage and Prevent Increased Death Rate From Subsequent Sepsis153
Changes in Utilization of Bariatric Surgery in the United States From 1993 to 2016152
A Qualitative Evaluation of the Barriers and Facilitators Toward Implementation of the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist Across Hospitals in England150
The Impact of Different Surgical Techniques on Outcomes in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomies150
Learning Curve and Associated Morbidity of Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy149
Prediction of Recurrence After Radical Surgery for Gastric Cancer147
From Cuthbertson to Fast-Track Surgery: 70 Years of Progress in Reducing Stress in Surgical Patients147
Multimodal Patient Blood Management Program Based on a Three-pillar Strategy147
Pathologic Support for Limited Hepatectomy in the Treatment of Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer146
Metastatic Carcinomas from Occult Primary Tumors145
Pelvic Fracture from Major Blunt Trauma Outcome Is Determined by Associated Injuries144
MySurgeryRisk: Development and Validation of a Machine-learning Risk Algorithm for Major Complications and Death After Surgery143
Hepatic Metastases From Neuroendocrine Tumors With a “Thin Slice” Pathological Examination142
Pathologic Complete Response of Primary Tumor Following Preoperative Chemoradiotherapy for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer141
Single-Center Experience With Liver Transplantation From Controlled Non-Heartbeating Donors140
Computer Vision Analysis of Intraoperative Video140
Benchmarks in Pancreatic Surgery139
Phase II Trial of Hepatic Artery Infusional and Systemic Chemotherapy for Patients With Unresectable Hepatic Metastases From Colorectal Cancer139
Increased Rates of Whole Body Protein Synthesis and Breakdown in Children Recovering from Burns138
Anastomotic Leakage and Chronic Presacral Sinus Formation After Low Anterior Resection138
Analysis of the Effect of Conversion From Open to Closed Surgical Intensive Care Unit138
Trauma, Shock, and Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation137
The History of Hiatal Hernia Surgery136
The Systemic-immune-inflammation Index Independently Predicts Survival and Recurrence in Resectable Pancreatic Cancer and its Prognostic Value Depends on Bilirubin Levels132
Total Gastrectomy Risk Model132
Microsatellite Instability and Programmed Cell Death-Ligand 1 Expression in Stage II/III Gastric Cancer131
Hepatic Resection of Metastasis from Colorectal Carcinoma130
Biliary Complications After Liver Transplantation Using Grafts from Donors After Cardiac Death129
Transplantation of High-risk Donor Livers After Ex Situ Resuscitation and Assessment Using Combined Hypo- and Normothermic Machine Perfusion128
Early Complications After Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery128
Surgical and Survival Outcomes Following Pelvic Exenteration for Locally Advanced Primary Rectal Cancer128
Work Loads and Practice Patterns of General Surgeons in the United States, 1995–1997128
Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Stage II–III Triple Negative Breast Cancer on Eligibility for Breast-conserving Surgery and Breast Conservation Rates127
Factors Predicting Outcomes After a Total Pancreatectomy and Islet Autotransplantation Lessons Learned From Over 500 Cases126
Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection: Diagnostic Accuracy of Physical Examination, Imaging, and LRINEC Score126
Antibiotic Treatment and Appendectomy for Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis in Adults and Children125
Laparoscopy Decreases Postoperative Complication Rates After Abdominal Colectomy125
RAS Mutation Clinical Risk Score to Predict Survival After Resection of Colorectal Liver Metastases125
Novel Short-term Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion (HOPE) System Prevents Injury in Rat Liver Graft From Non-Heart Beating Donor123
A Comparative Study of Complete Cytoreductive Surgery Plus Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy to Treat Peritoneal Dissemination From Colon, Rectum, Small Bowel, and Nonpseudomyxoma Appendix122
Novel Real-time Prediction of Liver Graft Function During Hypothermic Oxygenated Machine Perfusion Before Liver Transplantation122
The Prognostic Significance of Preoperative Carcinoembryonic Antigen Levels in Colorectal Cancer121
Lymphocyte-C-reactive Protein Ratio as Promising New Marker for Predicting Surgical and Oncological Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer120
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy120
The Impact of Preoperative Immune Modulating Nutrition on Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Gastrointestinal Cancer120
Laparoscopy-assisted versus Open D2 Distal Gastrectomy for Advanced Gastric Cancer119
Massive Hemorrhage from Diverticulosis of the Colon119
Chemotherapy or Liver Transplantation for Nonresectable Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer?118
Complement-Mediated Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury118
Prognostic Factors After Cryotherapy for Hepatic Metastases From Colorectal Cancer118
Effect of Microvascular Invasion Risk on Early Recurrence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Surgery and Radiofrequency Ablation117
Predicting Risk for Venous Thromboembolism With Bariatric Surgery116
Postoperative Morbidity After Radical Resection of Primary Retroperitoneal Sarcoma114
Utilization, Outcomes, and Retransplantation of Liver Allografts From Donation After Cardiac Death114
Definitive Control of Bleeding from Severe Pelvic Fractures113
Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation for Rectal Cancer: Analysis of Clinical Outcomes From a 13-Year Institutional Experience112
Surgical Outcome Results From SWOG S1505111
Racial Disparities in Clinical and Economic Outcomes From Thyroidectomy111
Impact of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Fast Track Surgery Pathways on Healthcare-associated Infections111
Enhanced Training in Vascular Access Creation Predicts Arteriovenous Fistula Placement and Patency in Hemodialysis Patients110
Risk Factors and Mitigation Strategies for Pancreatic Fistula After Distal Pancreatectomy110
Lessons Learned From One Hundred Right Lobe Living Donor Liver Transplants110
Lead Poisoning From Retained Bullets110
Cerebral Air Embolism Resulting from Invasive Medical Procedures Treatment with Hyperbaric Oxygen109
Endoscopic Retroperitoneal Adrenalectomy: Lessons Learned From 111 Consecutive Cases108
Marginal Hepatectomy in the Rat108
Prognostic Impact of Spontaneous Tumor Rupture in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma108
Early Postoperative Outcomes of Metabolic Surgery to Treat Diabetes From Sites Participating in the ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence Program as Reported in the Bariatric Outcomes Longitudi107
PD-L1 Expression, Tumor-infiltrating Lymphocytes, and Clinical Outcome in Patients With Surgically Resected Esophageal Cancer107
A Prospective Randomized Study to Test the Transfer of Basic Psychomotor Skills From Virtual Reality to Physical Reality in a Comparable Training Setting106
Improved Disease-free Survival After Prehabilitation for Colorectal Cancer Surgery106
Hepatic Metastases From Leiomyosarcoma106
The Role of Oral Antibiotic Preparation in Elective Colorectal Surgery106
High Body Mass Index and Smoking Predict Morbidity in Breast Cancer Surgery106
Long-term Patient-reported Outcomes Following Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction105
Hepatic Metastases from Soft-Tissue Sarcoma104
Risk Model for Distal Gastrectomy When Treating Gastric Cancer on the Basis of Data From 33,917 Japanese Patients Collected Using a Nationwide Web-based Data Entry System104
Major Cancer Surgery in the Elderly104
Intracorporeal or Extracorporeal Ileocolic Anastomosis After Laparoscopic Right Colectomy103
Laparoscopic Versus Open Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity103
An Appraisal of Pediatric Liver Transplantation From Living Relatives Initial Clinical Experiences in 20 Pediatric Liver Transplantations From Living Relatives as Donors102
Diagnostic Accuracy of Different Surgical Procedures for Axillary Staging After Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy in Node-positive Breast Cancer102
Impact of Pretransplant Bridging Locoregional Therapy for Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma Within Milan Criteria Undergoing Liver Transplantation102
Prognostic Value of the 7th AJCC/UICC TNM Classification of Noncardia Gastric Cancer101
Mapping of Lymph Node Metastasis From Esophagogastric Junction Tumors101
The CAPTURE Registry100
Randomized Trial of Near-infrared Incisionless Fluorescent Cholangiography100
Limb Salvage from a Multidisciplinary Treatment Approach for Skeletal and Soft Tissue Sarcomas of the Extremity100
Weight Loss Before Bariatric Surgery and Postoperative Complications99
Progress in the Diagnosis of Appendicitis99
En-Route Care Capability From Point of Injury Impacts Mortality After Severe Wartime Injury99
The Safety and Efficacy of Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration Combined with Cholecystectomy for the Management of Cholecysto-choledocholithiasis98
Deleterious Effect of RAS and Evolutionary High-risk TP53 Double Mutation in Colorectal Liver Metastases98
Frailty in Older Patients Undergoing Emergency Laparotomy98
Open Versus Laparoscopic Versus Robotic Versus Transanal Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer97
Long-term Outcomes of Laparoscopic Versus Open Surgery for Clinical Stage II/III Gastric Cancer97
Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation From Live Donors96
Incomplete Cytoreduction in 174 Patients With Peritoneal Carcinomatosis From Appendiceal Malignancy96
Fibroblasts From the Transversalis Fascia of Young Patients With Direct Inguinal Hernias Show Constitutive MMP-2 Overexpression96
The Role of Bowel Preparation in Colorectal Surgery95
Long-term Survival in Esophageal Cancer After Minimally Invasive Compared to Open Esophagectomy94
The Learning Curve for the Laparoscopic Approach to Conservative Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer94
Laparoscopic Resection for Rectal Cancers94
Comparing Short-term and Oncologic Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Versus Open Pancreaticoduodenectomy Across Low and High Volume Centers93
Differential Prognostic Implications of Gastric Signet Ring Cell Carcinoma92
Continuous Assessment and Improvement in Quality of Care A Model from the Department of Veterans Affairs Cardiac Surgery92
Fluorescence Imaging After Indocyanine Green Injection for Detection of Peritoneal Metastases in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis From Colorectal Cancer91
Proving the Effectiveness of the Fundamentals of Robotic Surgery (FRS) Skills Curriculum91
Diagnostic Accuracy of Inflammatory Markers As Early Predictors of Infection After Elective Colorectal Surgery91
Comparison Between Civilian Burns and Combat Burns From Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom91
General Surgery Workloads and Practice Patterns in the United States, 2007 to 200991
Normative Data for the Low Anterior Resection Syndrome Score (LARS Score)90
Impact of Breast Surgery in Primary Metastasized Breast Cancer90
Two-step Surgery for Synchronous Bilobar Liver Metastases From Digestive Endocrine Tumors: A Safe Approach for Radical Resection89
Studies in Fetal Wound Healing IV. Hyaluronic Acid-Stimulating Activity Distinguishes Fetal Wound Fluid from Adult Wound Fluid88
Definitive Control of Mortality from Severe Pelvic Fracture88
Prehospital Blood Product and Crystalloid Resuscitation in the Severely Injured Patient88
Evidence-Based Gallbladder Cancer Staging88
Reducing Length of Stay Using a Robotic-assisted Approach for Retromuscular Ventral Hernia Repair88
Thin Melanomas88
The Risk of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Following Nonobstetric Surgery During Pregnancy86
Influence of Surgical Resection of Hepatic Metastases From Gastric Adenocarcinoma on Long-term Survival85
Survival Outcomes Associated With Clinical and Pathological Response Following Neoadjuvant FOLFIRINOX or Gemcitabine/Nab-Paclitaxel Chemotherapy in Resected Pancreatic Cancer85
Prospective Randomized Study Comparing Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation With Standard Pathologic Evaluation for the Staging of Colon Carcinoma83
Heme Oxygenase-1 Induction by the Clinically Used Anesthetic Isoflurane Protects Rat Livers From Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury83
Organ Preservation in cT2N0 Rectal Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation Therapy83
Auxiliary Partial Orthotopic Versus Standard Orthotopic Whole Liver Transplantation for Acute Liver Failure82
The Effect of Ambulation on Recovery from Postoperative Ileus82
Results of the First Prospective Multi-institutional Treatment Study in Children With Bilateral Wilms Tumor (AREN0534)82
Reporting National Outcomes After Esophagectomy and Gastrectomy According to the Esophageal Complications Consensus Group (ECCG)82
Sentinel Node Skills Verification and Surgeon Performance82
Tumor Seeding from Percutaneous Biliary Catheters82
Mini- or Less-open Sublay Operation (MILOS): A New Minimally Invasive Technique for the Extraperitoneal Mesh Repair of Incisional Hernias81
Incidence of Gross and Microscopic Carcinoma in Specimens from Patients with Breast Cancer After Re-Excision Lumpectomy81
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage from Adhesion-related Mesenteric Varices81
The Management of Synchronous Bilateral Wilms Tumor81
Development and Validation of a Multi-institutional Preoperative Nomogram for Predicting Grade of Dysplasia in Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms (IPMNs) of the Pancreas80
Poor Outcome from Peritonitis is Caused by Disease Acuity and Organ Failure, Not Recurrent Peritoneal Infection80
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Perioperative Outcomes of Major Procedures80
Nrf2 Activation Protects the Liver From Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury in Mice80
Meckel's Diverticulum—A High-Risk Region for Malignancy in the Ileum80
Generation of Dendritic Cells In Vitro From Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells With Granulocyte-Macrophage-Colony-Stimulating Factor, Interleukin-4, and Tumor Necrosis Factor-α for Use in Cancer Immun79
Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation From Donation After Cardiac Death79
Incidence of Multiple Primary Cancers per Man-Year of Follow Up 20-Year Review from the Ellis Fisehel State Cancer Hospital79
Prevalence and Risk Factors for Bariatric Surgery Readmissions79
Definition of the Rectum79
Can Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy Replace Open Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer? Latest Analysis of 24,233 Esophagectomies From the Japanese National Clinical Database78
Defining Global Benchmarks in Bariatric Surgery77
Survival from Sepsis77
Outcome After Proctectomy for Rectal Cancer in Department of Veterans Affairs Hospitals77
The Survival Benefit of a Novel Trauma Workflow that Includes Immediate Whole-body Computed Tomography, Surgery, and Interventional Radiology, All in One Trauma Resuscitation Room77
Gallbladder Injuries Resulting from Blunt Abdominal Trauma77
Use of Prophylactic Mesh When Creating a Colostomy Does Not Prevent Parastomal Hernia77
Prognostic Value of Lymph Node Yield on Overall Survival in Esophageal Cancer Patients76
Impact of Vancomycin Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis on the Development of Methicillin-Sensitive Staphylococcus aureus Surgical Site Infections75
Impact of Sarcopenic Obesity on Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma75
Distinguishing Pancreatic Carcinoma From Other Periampullary Carcinomas by Analysis of Mutations in the Kirsten-ras Oncogene75
Long-term Outcome of Surgery Versus Conservative Management for Recurrent and Ongoing Complaints After an Episode of Diverticulitis75
A National Analysis of Long-term Survival Following Thoracoscopic Versus Open Lobectomy for Stage I Non-small-cell Lung Cancer74
Minimally Invasive Versus Open Pancreaticoduodenectomy74
Adult Living Donor Versus Deceased Donor Liver Transplant (LDLT Versus DDLT) at a Single Center74
Conversion for Unfavorable Intraoperative Events Results in Significantly Worse Outcomes During Laparoscopic Liver Resection74
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Breast74
Survival Advantage of Laparoscopic Versus Open Resection For Colorectal Liver Metastases74
Utility of the Omentum in the Reconstruction of Complex Extraperitoneal Wounds and Defects74
Determinants of Severity in Acute Pancreatitis73
Low Ligation of Inferior Mesenteric Artery in Laparoscopic Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer Reduces Genitourinary Dysfunction73
Data-driven Development of ROTEM and TEG Algorithms for the Management of Trauma Hemorrhage73
Outcomes From Minimal Access Retroperitoneal and Open Pancreatic Necrosectomy in 394 Patients With Necrotizing Pancreatitis73
Relationship Between Postoperative Pain and Overall 30-Day Complications in a Broad Surgical Population73
Distribution and Survival of Escherichia coli Translocating from the Intestine After Thermal Injury72
Implantation from the Bowel Lumen in Cancer of the Large Intestine72
Multivariate Analysis of a Personal Series of 247 Patients with Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer72
Practice Patterns and Perioperative Outcomes of Laparoscopic Pancreaticoduodenectomy in China71
Mucus Microbiome of Anastomotic Tissue During Surgery Has Predictive Value for Colorectal Anastomotic Leakage71
Staphylococcus aureus Biofilm Infection Compromises Wound Healing by Causing Deficiencies in Granulation Tissue Collagen71
Recalibration and External Validation of the Risk Analysis Index70
Assessment of Mortality in Older Trauma Patients Sustaining Injuries from Falls or Motor Vehicle Collisions Treated in Regional Level I Trauma Centers70
Outcomes of a Multicenter Training Program in Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy (LAELAPS-2)69
Surgery Improves Survival After Neoadjuvant Therapy for Borderline and Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer68
Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Surgical Robotics68
The Prevalence of Overall and Initial Lymph Node Metastases in Clinical T1N0 Thoracic Esophageal Cancer68
Hypothermic Oxygenated Machine Perfusion Reduces Early Allograft Injury and Improves Post-transplant Outcomes in Extended Criteria Donation Liver Transplantation From Donation After Brain Death68
500 Minimally Invasive Robotic Pancreatoduodenectomies68
Surgical Treatment of Hepatic Metastases from Colorectal Cancer68
Protecting Patients From an Unsafe System67
Surgical Resection of the Primary Tumor in Women With De Novo Stage IV Breast Cancer67
Prognostic Factors of Survival After Neoadjuvant Treatment and Resection for Initially Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer67
StrataGraft Skin Substitute Is Well-tolerated and Is Not Acutely Immunogenic in Patients With Traumatic Wounds67
Race and Surgical Residency67
Hydroxyethyl Starch Reduces Coagulation Competence and Increases Blood Loss During Major Surgery66
No Gains in Long-term Survival After Liver Transplantation Over the Past Three Decades66
Seven Yearsʼ Experience with Antilymphoblast Globulin for Renal Transplantation From Cadaver Donors66
Clinical Outcome and Biological Predictors of Relapse After Nephrectomy Only for Very Low-risk Wilms Tumor65
Electric Field Based Dressing Disrupts Mixed-Species Bacterial Biofilm Infection and Restores Functional Wound Healing65
Pure Laparoscopic Left Lateral Sectionectomy in Living Donors65
Implementing Resident Work Hour Limitations65
A Roadmap for Aspiring Surgeon-Scientists in Today's Healthcare Environment64
Modified Blumgart Mattress Suture Versus Conventional Interrupted Suture in Pancreaticojejunostomy During Pancreaticoduodenectomy64
Portal Vein Reconstruction in Pediatric Liver Transplantation From Living Donors64
Oral and Parenteral Versus Parenteral Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Elective Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery (JMTO PREV 07–01)64
Second-Look Surgery in Patients With Peritoneal Dissemination From Appendiceal Malignancy: Analysis of Prognostic Factors in 98 Patients63
An Analysis of the Association of Trauma Centers with Per Capita Hospitalizations and Death Rates from Injury62
Fatal Hemorrhage from the Innominate Artery after Tracheostomy62
Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy Provides Durable Relief From Achalasia and Salvages Failures After Botox or Dilation62
10th Anniversary of ALPPS—Lessons Learned and quo Vadis62
Substantial Decrease in Comorbidity 5 Years After Gastric Bypass62
ALPPS—Where Do We Stand, Where Do We Go?62
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Surgical-site Infections62
False Negative Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsies in Melanoma May Result From Deficiencies in Nuclear Medicine, Surgery, or Pathology61
Treatment Trends in Early-Stage Invasive Lobular Carcinoma61
Reduced 30-Day Mortality After Laparoscopic Colorectal Cancer Surgery60
Prognostic Similarities and Differences in Optimally Resected Liver Metastases and Peritoneal Metastases From Colorectal Cancers60
Surgeon Volume Does Not Predict Outcomes in the Setting of Technical Credentialing60
The S100A10 Pathway Mediates an Occult Hyperfibrinolytic Subtype in Trauma Patients60
Expression of CA 72–4 (TAG-72) in the Fluid Contents of Pancreatic Cysts A New Marker to Distinguish Malignant Pancreatic Cystic Tumors from Benign Neoplasms and Pseudocysts59
Editorial (Spring) Board? Gender Composition in High-impact General Surgery Journals Over 20 Years59
Plasma miRNAs Effectively Distinguish Patients With Pancreatic Cancer From Controls59
ALPPS Improves Survival Compared With TSH in Patients Affected of CRLM59
Risk of Acute Appendicitis in and Around Pregnancy59
Significance of SYT8 For the Detection, Prediction, and Treatment of Peritoneal Metastasis From Gastric Cancer58
Bile Acids Increase Independently From Hypocaloric Restriction After Bariatric Surgery58
Frailty Factors and Outcomes in Vascular Surgery Patients58
IDO1 Expression Is Associated With Immune Tolerance and Poor Prognosis in Patients With Surgically Resected Esophageal Cancer58
Hospital Standards to Promote Optimal Surgical Care of the Older Adult57
Urethral Injury and Other Urologic Injuries During Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision57
The Prevalence of Appendiceal Fecaliths in Patients with and without Appendicitis A Comparative Study from Canada and South Africa57
Can Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Silently Travel From the Gut to the Wound and Cause Postoperative Infection? Modeling the “Trojan Horse Hypothesis”57
Updated Alternative Fistula Risk Score (ua-FRS) to Include Minimally Invasive Pancreatoduodenectomy57
Prognostic Value of Resection Margin Involvement After Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Ductal Adenocarcinoma57
Does Information From Axillary Dissection Change Treatment in Clinically Node-Negative Patients With Breast Cancer?57
Prognostic Factors Change Over Time After Hepatectomy for Colorectal Liver Metastases56
Endovascular Treatment of Post Type A Chronic Aortic Arch Dissection With a Branched Endograft56
A New Macroscopic Classification Predicts Prognosis for Patient With Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer56
A Comparison of the Learning Curves of Laparoscopic Liver Surgeons in Differing Stages of the IDEAL Paradigm of Surgical Innovation56
Comprehensive Learning Curve of Robotic Surgery56
Living Related Segmental Bowel Transplantation56
Short-term Outcomes of Ambulatory Colectomy for 157 Consecutive Patients56
Balancing the Risk of Postoperative Surgical Infections55
Patient and Injury Characteristics, Mortality Risk, and Length of Stay Related to Child Abuse by Burning55
Use of Bioresorbable Membranes to Reduce Abdominal and Perihepatic Adhesions in 2-Stage Hepatectomy of Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer55
Circulating Thyrotropin Receptor mRNA as a Novel Marker of Thyroid Cancer55
Novel Approach to Prevent the Transition From the Hyperdynamic Phase to the Hypodynamic Phase of Sepsis55
Virtual Surgical Training During COVID-1955
Nipple Discharge from the Breast54
ALPPS Versus Portal Vein Embolization for Hepatitis-related Hepatocellular Carcinoma54
Per-oral Pyloromyotomy (POP) for Medically Refractory Gastroparesis53
Origin of the Right Pulmonary Artery from the Ascending Aorta53
Selective Nonoperative Management of Leaks After Gastric Bypass53
High Systemic Immune-Inflammation Index is an Adverse Prognostic Factor for Patients With Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma53
Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery for Local Excision of Benign and Malignant Rectal Neoplasia52
Adherence to Enhanced Recovery Protocols in NSQIP and Association With Colectomy Outcomes52
The Surgical Management of Infants and Children With Ambiguous Genitalia Lessons Learned From 25 Years52
Outcomes of Endovascular Repair for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms52
A Policy-based Intervention for the Reduction of Communication Breakdowns in Inpatient Surgical Care52
Current Management and Predictive Factors of Lymph Node Metastasis of Appendix Neuroendocrine Tumors52
Health-related Quality of Life Following Hybrid Minimally Invasive Versus Open Esophagectomy for Patients With Esophageal Cancer, Analysis of a Multicenter, Open-label, Randomized Phase III Controlled51
Laparoscopic Colectomy Survival Benefit for Colon Cancer: Is Evidence From a Randomized Trial True?51
Anastomotic Techniques and Associated Morbidity in Total Minimally Invasive Transthoracic Esophagectomy51
Principles of Multiple Organ Procurement from Cadaver Donors51
Lichtenstein Versus Total Extraperitoneal Patch Plasty Versus Transabdominal Patch Plasty Technique for Primary Unilateral Inguinal Hernia Repair51
Surgical Aspects in the Treatment of Patients With Unilateral Wilms Tumor51
Current Status of Imaging and Emerging Techniques to Evaluate Liver Metastases From Colorectal Carcinoma51
Derivation and Validation of a Generalizable Preoperative Frailty Index Using Population-based Health Administrative Data51
Predictive Factors and Risk Model for Positive Circumferential Resection Margin Rate After Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision in 2653 Patients With Rectal Cancer50
Revised Estimates of Mortality From the Birmingham Burn Centre, 2001–201050
Telemedicine Based Remote Home Monitoring After Liver Transplantation50
Learning Curve From 450 Cases of Robot-Assisted Pancreaticoduocectomy in a High-Volume Pancreatic Center50
Functional Performance and Quality of Life in Patients With Squamous Esophageal Carcinoma Receiving Surgery or Chemoradiation49
Leading From the Front49
Bariatric Surgery is Associated With Reduced Risk of Breast Cancer in Both Premenopausal and Postmenopausal Women49
A Decade of Damage Control Resuscitation49
Extended Molecular Profiling Improves Stratification and Prediction of Survival After Resection of Colorectal Liver Metastases48
Carotid Endarterectomy in Women48
Proposed Modification of the 8th Edition of the AJCC Staging System for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma48
A National Cohort Study Evaluating the Association Between Short-term Outcomes and Long-term Survival After Esophageal and Gastric Cancer Surgery48
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Versus Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass48
The Primary Aldosteronism Surgical Outcome Score for the Prediction of Clinical Outcomes After Adrenalectomy for Unilateral Primary Aldosteronism48
Tumor Biology and Response to Chemotherapy Impact Breast Cancer-specific Survival in Node-positive Breast Cancer Patients Treated With Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy47
A Multicenter Matched Comparison of Transanal and Robotic Total Mesorectal Excision for Mid and Low-rectal Adenocarcinoma47
Perioperative Probiotics or Synbiotics in Adults Undergoing Elective Abdominal Surgery47
Predicting Intestinal Adaptation in Pediatric Intestinal Failure47
Utilizing Machine Learning Methods for Preoperative Prediction of Postsurgical Mortality and Intensive Care Unit Admission47
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Use to Decrease Surgical Nosocomial Events in Colorectal Resections (NEPTUNE)46
Risk of Lymphedema Following Contemporary Treatment for Breast Cancer46
Current Epidemiology of Surgical Sepsis46
Association Between Hospital Staffing Models and Failure to Rescue46
Glutamine Supplementation of Parenteral Nutrition Does Not Improve Intestinal Permeability, Nitrogen Balance, or Outcome in Newborns and Infants Undergoing Digestive-Tract Surgery45
Resection of the Primary Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumor Improves Survival With or Without Liver Treatment45
Impact of Advanced Age on Survival in Patients Undergoing Resection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma45
Leadership in American Surgery45
Management of MEN1 Related Nonfunctioning Pancreatic NETs: A Shifting Paradigm45
Paradigm Shift in the Management of Irresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases45
Hepatic Metastasis at Diagnosis in Patients With Wilms Tumor is not an Independent Adverse Prognostic Factor for Stage IV Wilms Tumor44
Conversion of Exocrine Secretions From Bladder to Enteric Drainage in Recipients of Whole Pancreaticoduodenal Transplants44
A Density Test for the Intraoperative Differentiation of Parathyroid Hyperplasia from Neoplasia44
Impact of Dexmedetomidine on Long-term Outcomes After Noncardiac Surgery in Elderly: 3-Year Follow-up of a Randomized Controlled Trial44
Five Year Follow-up of a Randomized Controlled Trial of Laparoscopic Repair of Very Large Hiatus Hernia With Sutures Versus Absorbable Versus Nonabsorbable Mesh44
Impact of Proton Pump Inhibitors on Benign Anastomotic Stricture Formations After Esophagectomy and Gastric Tube Reconstruction44
Carcinoid Syndrome from Gastrointestinal Carcinoids without Liver Metastasis44
A Combination of Robotic Approach and ERAS Pathway Optimizes Outcomes and Cost for Pancreatoduodenectomy44
The Cost of Postoperative Pancreatic Fistula Versus the Cost of Pasireotide44
Magnetic Surgery44
CSF Beta-amyloid 1–42 Concentration Predicts Delirium Following Elective Arthroplasty Surgery in an Observational Cohort Study43
In Situ Preservation of Kidneys From Donors After Cardiac Death43
Description and Impact of a Comprehensive Multispecialty Multidisciplinary Intervention to Decrease Opioid Prescribing in Surgery43
Intraoperative Near-infrared Imaging Can Identify Neoplasms and Aid in Real-time Margin Assessment During Pancreatic Resection43
Comparing Perioperative Mortality and Morbidity of Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy Versus Open Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer43
Gastro-intestinal Metastases from Carcinoma of the Breast43
Breath Volatile Organic Compound Profiling of Colorectal Cancer Using Selected Ion Flow-tube Mass Spectrometry43
Main Duct Dilatation Is the Best Predictor of High-grade Dysplasia or Invasion in Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas43
Acceleration of Superoxide Production from Leukocytes in Trauma Patients43
Outcome of 1000 Patients With Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) Treated by Surgery in the Pre- and Post-imatinib Eras42
A Novel Validated Recurrence Risk Score to Guide a Pragmatic Surveillance Strategy After Resection of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors42
Multi-institutional Analysis of Recurrence and Survival After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy of Esophageal Cancer42
Don’t Calculate Post-hoc Power Using Observed Estimate of Effect Size42
Long-term Preservation With Interim Evaluation of Lungs From a Non-Heart-Beating Donor After a Warm Ischemic Interval of 90 Minutes42
Screening for Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer with Carcinoembryonic Antigen and Alkaline Phosphatase42
Patterns and Predictors of Return to Work After Major Trauma42
Pelvic Exenteration for Advanced Nonrectal Pelvic Malignancy42
Veno-venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Respiratory Failure in COVID-19 Patients42
Effect of Sleeve Gastrectomy on Ghrelin, GLP-1, PYY, and GIP Gut Hormones42
Falls from Heights42
Multiple Casualty Incidents42
Fluorescence Imaging of Nerves During Surgery41
Efficacy and Safety of Complete Mesocolic Excision in Patients With Colon Cancer41
Firearm Deaths in America41
Laparoscopic Versus Open Resection for Rectal Cancer41
Multifactorial Biological Modulation of Warm Ischemia Reperfusion Injury in Liver Transplantation From Non–Heart-Beating Donors Eliminates Primary Nonfunction and Reduces Bile Salt Toxicity41
Minimally Invasive Donor Hepatectomy41
Pathologic Response to Pretransplant Locoregional Therapy is Predictive of Patient Outcome After Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma41
Surgery for Recurrent Hepatocellular Carcinoma41
Liver Resection for Multiple Hepatocellular Carcinomas40
Randomized Study of Massive Bleeding from Peptic Ulceration40
Variation in Drain Management After Pancreatoduodenectomy40
Patient Behaviors and Characteristics Related to Weight Regain After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass40
The Diminishing Mortality From Appendicitis*40
Tumor Biology Influences the Prognosis of Nephroblastoma Patients With Primary Pulmonary Metastases40
Radiographic and Serologic Predictors of Pathologic Major Response to Preoperative Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer40
Evolution of Pancreas Transplantation40
Disparities in Rates of Surgical Intervention Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities in Medicare Accountable Care Organizations40
Clinical Application of Cytochrome a(+az) Assay of Mitochondria from Liver Specimens:An Aid in Determining Metabolic Tolerance of Liver Remnant for Hepatic Resection39
The First 100 Cases of Parathyroid Tumor from Charity Hospital of Louisiana39
Preperitoneal or Subcutaneous Wound Catheters as Alternative for Epidural Analgesia in Abdominal Surgery39
Impact of Postoperative Complications on Survival and Recurrence After Resection of Colorectal Liver Metastases39
Site and Stage of Colorectal Cancer Influence the Likelihood and Distribution of Disease Recurrence and Postrecurrence Survival39
Defining Benchmark Outcomes for ALPPS39
Metabolic Tumor Volume Change Predicts Long-term Survival and Histological Response to Preoperative Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer39
Survival From Burns in the New Millennium39
The Evolution of Transplantation From Saving Lives to Fertility Treatment39
Minor Hepatectomies: Focusing a Blurred Picture39
Prenatal microRNA miR-200b Therapy Improves Nitrofen-induced Pulmonary Hypoplasia Associated With Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia39
Prognostic Implications of Pathological Response to Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Pathologic Stage III Rectal Cancer39
Decoding Grade B Pancreatic Fistula38
Modeling Surgical Technical Skill Using Expert Assessment for Automated Computer Rating38
Routine Follow-up by Magnetic Resonance Imaging Does Not Improve Detection of Resectable Local Recurrences From Colorectal Cancer38
Detecting the Near Infrared Autofluorescence of the Human Parathyroid38
Validating the Electronic Cardiac Arrest Risk Triage (eCART) Score for Risk Stratification of Surgical Inpatients in the Postoperative Setting38
Implant Based Breast Reconstruction With Acellular Dermal Matrix38
Surgical Judgment in the Management of Abdominal Stab Wounds38
Can We Predict Incisional Hernia?38
Optimal Management of Gastric Cancer38
The Effect on Trauma Care Secondary to the COVID-19 Pandemic38