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March 2014 Media Coverage

Hospital Readmission After Noncardiac Surgery, by Glance et al
Medical Xpress
FierceHealthcare
News-Medical
HealthCanal

February 2014 Media Coverage

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Patients With Preexisting Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A National Analysis, by DuPree et al
Philadelphia Inquirer
WebMD
MedPage Today
dailyRx
HealthDay

January 2014 Media Coverage

Positive and Negative Volume-Outcome Relationships in the Geriatric Trauma Population, by Matsushima et al
U.S. News & World Report
DoctorsLounge

Explaining Racial Disparities in Outcomes After Cardiac Surgery, by Rangrass et al
Forbes
U.S. News & World Report
Philadelphia Inquirer
MedPage Today
FierceHealthcare

Smoking Status and Health Care Costs in the Perioperative Period, by Warner et al
dailyRX
Philadelphia Inquirer
Outpatient Surgery

December 2013 Media Coverage

The Effectiveness and Risks of Bariatric Surgery, by Chang et al
Philadelphia Inquirer
Health
MedPage Today
daily Rx
Medical Daily

November 2013 Media Coverage

Relationship Between Regional Spending on Vascular Care and Amputation Rate, by Goodney et al
U.S. News & World Report
MedPage Today
HealthDay

Increasing Organ Donation in Hispanic Americans, by Salim et al
Fox News
Kansas City Infozine

Antireflux Procedures for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in Children, by McAteer et al
MedPage Today
Medical News Today
Family Practice New Digital Network

Changes in Sexual Functioning and Sex Hormone Levels in Women Following Bariatric Surgery, by Sarwer et al
Bloomberg
Businessweek
Fox News
International Business Times
WWSB

Venous Thromboembolism After Trauma, by Van Arendonk et al
MedPage Today

August 2013 Media Coverage

Staging of Regional Lymph Nodes in Melanoma…A Case for Including Nonsentinel Lymph Node Positivity in the American Joint Committee on Cancer Staging System, by Leung et al
Daily RX
Medical Xpress
MedPage Today

July 2013 Media Coverage

Use the Duodenum, It’s Right There: A Retrospective Cohort Study Comparing Biliary Reconstruction Using Either the Jejunum or the Duodenum, by Rose et al
Medscape

Correlation of Breast Cancer Axillary Lymph Node Metastases With Stem Cell Mutations, by Donovan et al
Oncology Practice

Association Between Dedicated Rural Training Year and the Likelihood of Becoming a General Surgeon in a Small Town, by Deveney et al
Medical Xpress
Health Leaders Media

Effect of the 16-Hour Work Limit on General Surgery Intern Operative Case Volume: A Multi-institutional Study, by Schwartz et al
Reuters
The Chicago Tribune
Medscape
MedPage Today
MedCityNews

Telehealth Follow-up in Lieu of Postoperative Clinic Visit for Ambulatory Surgery: Results of a Pilot Program, by Hwa et al
Medscape
MedPage Today
Fierce Health IT
Out Patient Surgery

June 2013 Media Coverage

Impact of Screening Colonoscopy on Outcomes in Colon Cancer Surgery, by Amri et al
U.S. News & World Report
Everyday Health
Daily Rx
The Baltimore Sun
Consumer Affairs

Smoking and the Risk of Mortality and Vascular and Respiratory Events in Patients Undergoing Major Surgery, by Musallam et al
Everyday Health
MedPage Today
OnMedica
Nurse.com

Laparoscopic vs Open Ventral Hernia Repair in the Era of Obesity, by Lee et al
Medscape
MedPage Today
Doctors Lounge

May 2013 Media Coverage

Pharmacologic and Mechanical Strategies for Preventing Venous Thromboembolism After Bariatric Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis, by Brotman et al
Medical Xpress
MedPage Today

Surgical Residents' Perceptions of 2011 Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Duty Hour Regulations, by Drolet et al
Reuters
Medscape
Medical Xpress
MedPage Today
Kaiser Health News

Utilization and Outcomes of Inpatient Surgical Care at Critical Access Hospitals in the United States, by Gadzinski et al
Fierce Healthcare
Kaiser Health News
Modern Healthcare

April 2013 Media Coverage

Delay in Surgical Treatment and Survival After Breast Cancer Diagnosis in Young Women by Race/Ethnicity, by Smith et al
Yahoo! News
The Los Angeles Times
Reuters
FOX News
Nature World News

A Strong Argument for Improving Access Without Delay: Comment on “Delay in Surgical Treatment and Survival After Breast Cancer Diagnosis in Young Women by Race/Ethnicity”, by Neumayer et al
Medscape
MedPage Today

Effect of Insurance Payer Status on the Surgical Treatment of Early Stage Breast Cancer, by Adepoju et al
Medical Xpress

Patient Satisfaction as a Possible Indicator of Quality Surgical Care, by Lyu et al
Medical Xpress
Science Omega
Kaiser Health News
Doctors Lounge
Kitsap Sun

Predicting Disease Progression After Regional Therapy for In-Transit Melanoma, by Lidsky et al
MedPage Today

March 2013 Media Coverage

Influence of Race on the Management of Lower Extremity Ischemia: Revascularization vs Amputation, by Durazzo et al
Yahoo
U.S. News & World Report
Reuters
Medscape
MedPage Today

Laparoscopic vs Open Incisional Hernia Repair, by Eker et al
MedPage Today
Doctors Lounge
Medscape

December 2012 Media Coverage

The Employed Surgeon: A Changing Professional Paradigm, by Charles et al
MedPage Today
Fierce Healthcare
Becker's Hospital Review

Outcomes and Costs of Elective Surgery for Diverticular Disease: A Comparison With Other Diseases Requiring Colectomy, by Van Arendonk et al
MedPage Today

November 2012 Media Coverage

Association of Postdischarge Complications With Reoperation and Mortality in General Surgery, by Kazaure et al
Kaiser Health News
Health.com
Doctors Lounge
MedPage Today
News-Medical.net
dailyRX

Postoperative Mortality After Surgery for Brain Tumors by Patient Insurance Status in the United States, by Momin et al
Doctors Lounge
Kaiser Health News
MedPage Today
InsiderMedicine
Science Codex

October 2012 Media Coverage

Substance Use Following Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery, by Conason et al
Reuters
U.S. News & World Report
ABC News
Bloomberg
Virginian-Pilot
WebMD

September 2012 Media Coverage

Analysis of Obesity-Related Outcomes and Bariatric Failure Rates With the Duodenal Switch vs Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity, by Nelson et al
Reuters
U.S. News & World Report
Chicago Tribune
MedPage Today
Medical Xpress

Selective Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Women With Breast Cancer: No Reduction in the Reoperation Rate, by Weber et al
MedPage Today
Health Imaging

Influence of Resident Involvement on Trauma Care Outcomes, by Bukur et al
MedPage Today

August 2012 Media Coverage


Expense of Robotic Thyroidectomy: A Cost Analysis at a Single Institution, by Broome et al
Reuters
HealthNews

Risk and Cost-effectiveness of Surveillance Followed by Cholecystectomy for Gallbladder Polyps, by Cairns et al
Health Imaging

Outcomes of Adult Trauma Patients Admitted to Trauma Centers in Pennsylvania, 2000-2009, by Glance et al
Doctors Lounge

July 2012 Media Coverage

Health Expenditures Among High-Risk Patients After Gastric Bypass and Matched Controls, by Maciejewski et al
The New York Times
Reuters
Medical News Today

June 2012 Media Coverage

Surgical Training, Duty-Hour Restrictions, and Implications for Meeting the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Core Competencies, by Antiel et al
Montreal Gazette
Medical News Today
Medical Xpress

Laparoscopic vs Open Gastric Bypass Surgery: Differences in Patient Demographics, Safety, and Outcomes, by Banka et al
Reuters
Doctors Lounge

Work-Home Conflicts Have a Substantial Impact on Career Decisions That Affect the Adequacy of the Surgical Workforce, by Dyrbye et al
Reuters
Fierce Healthcare

May 2012 Media Coverage

Surgeon Fatigue, A Prospective Analysis of the Incidence, Risk, and Intervals of Predicted Fatigue-Related Impairment in Residents, by McCormick et al
Reuters
Los Angeles Times
Everyday Health
Huffington Post
Medical News Today

Risk of Advanced Papillary Thyroid Cancer in Obese Patients, by Harari et al
U.S. News & World Report
Medical News Today
Daily Rx
Doctors Lounge
Medical Xpress

January 2011 Media Coverage

Special Report: Suicidal Ideation Among American Surgeons, by Shanafelt et al
CNN
Reuters
CBS News
The Baltimore Sun
Pioneer Press
MedPage Today

Prevalence and Implications of Preinjury Warfarin Use: An Analysis of the National Trauma Databank, by Dossett et al
Los Angeles Times
Internal Medicine News Digital Network
MedPage Today
HealthDay News
UPI

Provider Response to a Rare but Highly Publicized Transmission of HIV Through Solid Organ Transplantation, by Kucirka et al
Associated Press
Los Angeles Times
MedPage Today

Possible Geographical Barriers to Trauma Center Access for Vulnerable Patients in the United States: An Analysis of Urban and Rural Communities, by by Hsia and Chen
Reuters Health
Modern Healthcare
MedPage Today
Medscape Medical News