Explore the latest in pancreatic surgery, including advances in surgical techniques and approaches to pancreatic masses and cancer.
This study distinguishes risk factors for surgical site infection subtypes and examines the association with other clinical outcomes in patients undergoing pancreatic surgery.
This study uses data from the US Nationwide Inpatient Sample to examine the association between regional hospital market concentration and hospital charges in a population of patients undergoing hepatopancreaticobiliary surgical procedures.
This study examines the feasibility of using laparoscopic total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation in the treatment of chronic pancreatitis.
This study aims to determine whether there is a minimum number of minimally invasive pancreaticoduodenectomy cases performed by a hospital that is associated with a reduced likelihood of postoperative complications.
This study examines the effectiveness of robotic pancreatoduodenectomy vs open pancreatoduodenectomy for clinically relevant pancreatic fistula occurrence and other major postoperative outcomes.
This study examines the effect of missing data on the predictive ability of the modified frailty index using data from the ACS-NSQIP.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the efficacy of polyglycolic acid mesh in preventing postoperative pancreatic fistula after distal pancreatectomy.
This multicenter study examines the preoperative risk factors for malignancy in resected mucinous cystic neoplasms and assesses outcomes of mucinous cystic neoplasm–associated adenocarcinoma.
This decision analytic study models different techniques for reducing the cost of complex surgery performed at safety-net hospitals.
A young adult presented with a progressively growing abdominal lump that left him feeling a dull ache and heavy. Ten weeks previously he was hospitalized and conservatively managed for acute pancreatitis. What is your diagnosis?
This narrative review summarizes types of pancreatic cysts and management strategies for each based on a synthesis of the published literature.
This study of patients undergoing hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery reports significant variability in hospital costs associated with patient and hospital characteristics.
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