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A Comparison of Short-term Outcomes in Paraesophageal Hernia Repairs With and Without Concomitant Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Curtis E Bower, MD, FACS, Daniel L Davenport, PhD, John S Roth, MD, FACS University of Kentucky, Department of Surgery Introduction: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a common surgical procedure, and as such, is often performed in conjunction with other procedures. Combined procedures and incidental operations are frequently associated with worse outcomes than isolated procedures. We aim… Continue Reading »

Does Nissen Fundoplication Length Impact Outcomes?

Jeremy P Parcells, MD, Anton Simorov, MD, Matthew R Goede, MD, Ajay N Ranade, MD, Vishal M Kothari, MD, Dmitry Oleynikov, MD University of Nebraska Medical Center Introduction:The goal of antireflux surgery has been to provide an operation that has as much protection against reflux as possible while causing a minimal amount of dysphagia. In… Continue Reading »

Pre-operative Evalution of Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors: Endoscopic Ultrasound vs Ct Scan

K B Williams, MD, MS, J F Bradley, MD, B A Wormer, MD, D Banerjee, A L Walters, MS, K T Dacey, MHA, A E Lincourt, PhD, MBA, B T Heniford, MD Carolinas Medical Center IntroductionThe aim of this study is to compare the preoperative anatomic localization and tumor size measurements of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)… Continue Reading »

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