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    July 2017
  1. HU A, Menon R, Gunnarsson R, de Costa A, et al
    Risk factors for conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open surgery - A systematic literature review of 30 studies.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jul 21. pii: S0002-9610(16)31053.
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    June 2017
  2. LILLEY EJ, Scott JW, Jiang W, Krasnova A, et al
    Intraoperative cholangiography during cholecystectomy among hospitalized medicare beneficiaries with non-neoplastic biliary disease.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jun 23. pii: S0002-9610(17)30103.
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  3. PIHL KD, Jones MW, Deppen JG, Ferguson TM, et al
    Effects of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in normokinetic biliary dyskinesia.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jun 19. pii: S0002-9610(17)30061.
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  4. XIA HT, Liu Y, Jiang H, Yang T, et al
    A novel laparoscopic transcystic approach using an ultrathin choledochoscope and holmium laser lithotripsy in the management of cholecystocholedocholithiasis: An appraisal of their safety and efficacy.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jun 14. pii: S0002-9610(17)30029.
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  5. MADNI TD, Leshikar DE, Minshall CT, Nakonezny PA, et al
    The Parkland grading scale for cholecystitis.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jun 6. pii: S0002-9610(17)30565.
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    March 2017
  6. DEAL SB, Stefanidis D, Brunt LM, Alseidi A, et al
    Development of a multimedia tutorial to educate how to assess the critical view of safety in laparoscopic cholecystectomy using expert review and crowd-sourcing.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Mar 24. pii: S0002-9610(17)30030.
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  7. KEMP BOHAN PM, Connelly CR, Crawford J, Bronson NW, et al
    Early analysis of laparoscopic common bile duct exploration simulation.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Mar 23. pii: S0002-9610(16)31124.
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    February 2017
  8. ZAROUR S, Imam A, Kouniavsky G, Lin G, et al
    Percutaneous cholecystostomy in the management of high-risk patients presenting with acute cholecystitis: Timing and outcome at a single institution.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Feb 14. pii: S0002-9610(16)30952.
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  9. MISHRA PK, Saluja SS, Prithiviraj N, Varshney V, et al
    Predictors of curative resection and long term survival of gallbladder cancer - A retrospective analysis.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Feb 9. pii: S0002-9610(16)30863.
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    January 2017
  10. BRAY MS, Borgert AJ, Folkers ME, Kothari SN, et al
    Outcome and management of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography perforations: A community perspective.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jan 30. pii: S0002-9610(16)30529.
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  11. AUGUSTIN T, Moslim MA, Brethauer S, Aminian A, et al
    Obesity and its implications for morbidity and mortality after cholecystectomy: A matched NSQIP analysis.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jan 26. pii: S0002-9610(16)30937.
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  12. TAKEMOTO YK, Abe T, Amano H, Hanada K, et al
    Propensity score-matching analysis of the efficacy of late cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jan 10. pii: S0002-9610(16)30527.
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  13. MIURA F, Sano K, Wada K, Shibuya M, et al
    Prognostic impact of type of preoperative biliary drainage in patients with distal cholangiocarcinoma.
    Am J Surg. 2017 Jan 10. pii: S0002-9610(16)30750.
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    December 2016
  14. BADGER WR, Borgert AJ, Kallies KJ, Kothari SN, et al
    Utility of MRCP in clinical decision making of suspected choledocholithiasis: An institutional analysis and literature review.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Dec 1. pii: S0002-9610(16)30456.
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  15. ASHFAQ A, Ahmadieh K, Shah AA, Chapital AB, et al
    The difficult gall bladder: Outcomes following laparoscopic cholecystectomy and the need for open conversion.
    Am J Surg. 2016;212:1261-1264.
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    November 2016
  16. SEYEDNEJAD N, Goecke M, Konkin DE
    Timing of unplanned admission following daycare laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Nov 5. pii: S0002-9610(16)30808.
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    October 2016
  17. CHUA TC, Mittal A, Arena J, Sheen A, et al
    Resection margin influences survival after pancreatoduodenectomy for distal cholangiocarcinoma.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Oct 8. pii: S0002-9610(16)30663.
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  18. INOUE Y, Imai Y, Fujii K, Hirokawa F, et al
    The utility of 5-aminolevulinic acid-mediated photodynamic diagnosis in the detection of intraoperative bile leakage.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Oct 8. pii: S0002-9610(16)30650.
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    September 2016
  19. PHAM XD, de Virgilio C, Al-Khouja L, Bermudez MC, et al
    Routine intraoperative cholangiography is unnecessary in patients with mild gallstone pancreatitis and normalizing bilirubin levels.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Sep 28. pii: S0002-9610(16)30546.
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    August 2016
  20. HUNG BP
    Is single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy ready for prime time?
    Am J Surg. 2016;212:367-8.
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    July 2016
  21. AMBE PC, Zirngibl H
    Individualized care in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Jul 21. pii: S0002-9610(16)30353.
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    June 2016
  22. AMBUR V, Taghavi S, Kadakia S, Jayarajan S, et al
    Does socioeconomic status predict outcomes after cholecystectomy?
    Am J Surg. 2016 Jun 14. pii: S0002-9610(16)30296.
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  23. PU Q, Zhang C, Ren R, Huang Z, et al
    Choledochoscopic lithotripsy is a useful adjunct to laparoscopic common bile duct exploration for hepatolithiasis: a cohort study.
    Am J Surg. 2016;211:1058-63.
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  24. BOURGOUIN S, Mancini J, Monchal T, Calvary R, et al
    How to predict difficult laparoscopic cholecystectomy? Proposal for a simple preoperative scoring system.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Jun 1. pii: S0002-9610(16)30237.
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    May 2016
  25. CONLEY A, Tarboush M, Manatsathit W, Meguid A, et al
    Do gallstones found before sleeve gastrectomy behave the same as those formed after surgery due to weight loss?
    Am J Surg. 2016 May 7. pii: S0002-9610(16)30201.
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  26. ZROBACK C, Chow G, Meneghetti A, Warnock G, et al
    Fluorescent cholangiography in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the initial Canadian experience.
    Am J Surg. 2016;211:933-7.
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    March 2016
  27. LOWNDES B, Thiels CA, Habermann EB, Bingener J, et al
    Impact of patient factors on operative duration during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: evaluation from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Mar 21. pii: S0002-9610(16)30122.
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  28. RANA G, Bhullar JS, Subhas G, Kolachalam RB, et al
    Thirty-day readmissions after inpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy: factors and outcomes.
    Am J Surg. 2016;211:626-30.
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    December 2015
  29. HAWASLI A, Sahly M, Meguid A, Edhayan E, et al
    The impact of robotic cholecystectomy on private practice in a community teaching hospital.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Dec 23. pii: S0002-9610(15)30020.
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  30. HUERTA S
    Hyperbilirubinemia and leukocytosis in gangrenous cholecystitis.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Dec 15. pii: S0002-9610(15)00658.
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    November 2015
  31. COSKUN AK
    Risk factors of gangrenous cholecystitis.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Nov 3. pii: S0002-9610(15)00593.
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    October 2015
  32. MANENTI A, Pavesi E, Farinetti A, Roncati L, et al
    For a clearer comprehension of the lymphatic system in perihilar cholangiocarcinoma.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Oct 21. pii: S0002-9610(15)00532.
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  33. SOUCHE R, Addeo P, Oussoultzoglou E, Herrero A, et al
    First and repeat liver resection for primary and recurrent intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Oct 3. pii: S0002-9610(15)00539.
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    September 2015
  34. LIU L, Cripps MW, Riggle AJ, Wolf SE, et al
    Establishing benchmarks for the management of elevated liver enzymes and/or dilated biliary trees in an urban safety net hospital: analysis of 915 subjects.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Sep 26. pii: S0002-9610(15)00494.
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  35. RIGGLE AJ, Cripps MW, Liu L, Subramanian M, et al
    An analysis of omitting biliary tract imaging in 668 subjects admitted to an acute care surgery service with biochemical evidence of choledocholithiasis.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Sep 26. pii: S0002-9610(15)00495.
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  36. BROCKMEYER JR, Grover BT, Kallies KJ, Kothari SN, et al
    Management of biliary symptoms after bariatric surgery.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Sep 11. pii: S0002-9610(15)00474.
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    August 2015
  37. GIFFORD E, Kim DY, Nguyen A, Kaji AH, et al
    The effect of residents as teaching assistants on operative time in laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Aug 12. pii: S0002-9610(15)00432.
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    June 2015
  38. KAMBAKAMBA P, Linecker M, Slankamenac K, DeOliveira ML, et al
    Lymph node dissection in resectable perihilar cholangiocarcinoma: a systematic review.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Jun 29. pii: S0002-9610(15)00366.
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  39. CANOPY E, Evans M, Boehler M, Roberts N, et al
    Interdisciplinary cognitive task analysis: a strategy to develop a comprehensive endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography protocol for use in fellowship training.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Jun 27. pii: S0002-9610(15)00356.
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  40. BOURIKIAN S, Anand RJ, Aboutanos M, Wolfe LG, et al
    Risk factors for acute gangrenous cholecystitis in emergency general surgery patients.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Jun 27. pii: S0002-9610(15)00353.
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  41. THIELS CA, Cima RR, Habermann EB
    In response to: Preston JF, Diggs BS, Dolan JP, Gilbert EW, Schein M, Hunter JG. Biliary dyskinesia: a surgical disease rarely found outside the United States. Am J Surg. 2015;209:799-803.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Jun 3. pii: S0002-9610(15)00328.
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    May 2015
  42. GOONAWARDENA J, Gunnarsson R, de Costa A
    Predicting conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy presented as a probability nomogram based on preoperative patient risk factors.
    Am J Surg. 2015 May 23. pii: S0002-9610(15)00273.
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  43. KAOUTZANIS C, Davies E, Leichtle SW, Welch KB, et al
    Is hepato-imino diacetic acid scan a better imaging modality than abdominal ultrasound for diagnosing acute cholecystitis?
    Am J Surg. 2015 May 8. pii: S0002-9610(15)00235.
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    April 2015
  44. TAM SF, Au JT, Sako W, Alfonso AE, et al
    How sick are dialysis patients undergoing cholecystectomy? Analysis of 92,672 patients from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Apr 30. pii: S0002-9610(15)00207.
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  45. MEZZA T, Clemente G, Sorice GP, Conte C, et al
    Metabolic consequences of the occlusion of the main pancreatic duct with acrylic glue after pancreaticoduodenectomy.
    Am J Surg. 2015 Apr 30. pii: S0002-9610(15)00213.
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