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Volume 25, Number 13 / December, 2018

ASO Author Reflections

ASO Author Reflections: Induced Bias Due to Crossover Within Randomized Controlled Trials in Surgical Oncology

George Garas MD, FRCS
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ASO Author Reflections: Tumor-Infiltrating Platelets Predict Postsurgical Survival in Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Shi-Rong Zhang MD, Hao Li MD, PhD, Wen-Quan Wang MD, PhD, Liang Liu MD, PhD, Xian-Jun Yu MD, PhD
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Breast Oncology

Imaging Surveillance After Definitive Treatment for Breast Cancer

Natalia S. Partain MD, Kelly K. Hunt MD
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Expanding with Air: Proceed with Caution

Chirag Shah MD
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Defining the Need for Imaging and Biopsy After Mastectomy

Soojin Ahn MD, Brandon Elnekaveh MD, Hank Schmidt MD, PhD, Christina Weltz MD, Kereeti Pisapati MS, Elisa Port MD
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Oncological Outcomes of Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: A Single-Center Experience of 1989 Patients

Viviana Galimberti MD, Consuelo Morigi MD, Vincenzo Bagnardi PhD, Giovanni Corso MD, Elisa Vicini MD, Sabrina Kahler Ribeiro Fontana MD, Paola Naninato MD, Silvia Ratini MD, Francesca Magnoni MD, Antonio Toesca MD, Andriana Kouloura MD, Mario Rietjens MD, Francesca De Lorenzi MD, Andrea Vingiani MD, Paolo Veronesi MD
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Influence of Age on the Clinical Outcome of Breast Cancer for Men and the Development of Second Primary Cancers

Patricia A. Cronin MD, Anya Romanoff MD, Emily C. Zabor MS, Michelle Stempel MPH, Anne Eaton MS, Lillian M. Smyth MD, Alice Y. Ho MD, Monica Morrow MD, Mahmoud El-Tamer MD, Mary L. Gemignani MD, MPH
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Colorectal Cancer

Long-Term Survival in Octogenarians After Surgical Treatment for Colorectal Cancer: Prevention of Postoperative Complications is Key

Linda B. M. Weerink MD, Christina M. Gant MD, Barbara L. van Leeuwen MD, PhD, Geertruida H. de Bock PhD, Ewout A. Kouwenhoven MD, PhD, Ian F. Faneyte MD, PhD
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Contemporary Surgical Management and Outcomes for Anal Melanoma: A National Cancer Database Analysis

Adam C. Fields MD, Joel Goldberg MD, MPH, James Senturk MD, PhD, Lily V. Saadat MD, Joshua Jolissaint MD, Galyna Shabat MD, PhD, Jennifer Irani MD, Ronald Bleday MD, Nelya Melnitchouk MD, MSc
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A New N Staging System for Colorectal Cancer in the Era of Extended Lymphadenectomy

Eiji Shinto MD, Jin-ichi Hida MD, Hideyuki Ike MD, Hirotoshi Kobayashi MD, Yojiro Hashiguchi MD, Kazuo Hase MD, Hideki Ueno MD, Kenichi Sugihara MD
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C-Reactive Protein Level Predicts Survival Outcomes in Rectal Cancer Patients Undergoing Total Mesorectal Excision After Preoperative Chemoradiation Therapy

Woo Ram Kim MD, Yoon Dae Han MD, Byung Soh Min MD
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Long-Term Outcomes of Robot-Assisted Surgery in Patients with Colorectal Cancer

Ismail Pinar MD, Tina Fransgaard MD, Lau C. Thygesen PhD, Ismail Gögenur DMSc
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Value of Omentoplasty in Abdominoperineal Resection with Primary Perineal Closure for Rectal Cancer

Lakhbir Sandhu MD, PhD, George J. Chang MD, MS
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Reply to “Value of Omentoplasty in Abdominoperineal Resection with Primary Perineal Closure for Rectal Cancer,” by Lakhbir Sandhu and George Chang

Robin D. Blok MD, PhD, Pieter J. Tanis MD, PhD
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Editorial

Editorial Comment on “Survival Impact of Total Resected Lymph Nodes in Esophageal Cancer Patients with and without Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation”

Stephanie G. Worrell MD
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Fine Tuning the Radiation Treatment for Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Thomas F. DeLaney MD
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Endocrine Tumors

Both Ultrasound Features and Nuclear Atypia are Associated with Malignancy in Thyroid Nodules with Atypia of Undetermined Significance

Naseem Eisa MD, Ahsan Khan BS, Mutaal Akhter BS, Molly Fensterwald BS, Saba Saleem BS, Ghaneh Fananapazir MD, Michael J. Campbell MD
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Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma: Do Ultrasonography and F-DOPA-PET-CT Influence the Initial Surgical Strategy?

Lindsay Brammen MD, Martin B. Niederle MD, Philipp Riss MD, Christian Scheuba MD, Andreas Selberherr MD, Georgios Karanikas MD, Gerd Bodner MD, Oskar Koperek MD, Bruno Niederle MD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Liver Resection for Neuroendocrine Metastases and the Obligation to Individualize Care

Blayne A. Sayed MD, PhD, Alice C. Wei MDCM, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
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Hepatic Resection for Non-functional Neuroendocrine Liver Metastasis: Does the Presence of Unresected Primary Tumor or Extrahepatic Metastatic Disease Matter?

Jun-Xi Xiang MD, Xu-Feng Zhang MD, PhD, Eliza W. Beal MD, Matthew Weiss MD, Luca Aldrighetti MD, George A. Poultsides MD, Todd W. Bauer MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Shishir Kumar Maithel MD, Hugo P. Marques MD, Timothy M. Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD, FACS, FRACS (Hon.)
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Are Staging Computed Tomography (CT) Scans of the Chest Necessary in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma?

Winta T. Mehtsun MD, Fallon E. Chipidza MD, Carlos Fernández-del Castillo MD, Katherine Hemingway BS, Zhi Ven Fong MD, David C. Chang PhD, Pari Pandharipande MD, Jeffrey W. Clark MD, Jill Allen MD, Theodore S. Hong MD, Jennifer Y. Wo MD, Andrew L. Warshaw MD, Keith D. Lillemoe MD, Cristina R. Ferrone MD
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Outcomes of Non-curative Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer: An Analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP)

Yunni Jeong MD, Alyson L. Mahar PhD, Natalie G. Coburn MD, MPH, Christopher J. Wallis MD, MSC, Raj Satkunasivam MD, MSc, Kaitlyn Beyfuss MSc(c), Paul J. Karanicolas MD, PhD, Calvin H. L. Law MD, MPH, Julie Hallet MD, MSc
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Gynecologic Oncology

The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Nomogram is More Accurate than the 2009 FIGO Staging System in the Prediction of Overall Survival in a German Endometrial Cancer Patient Cohort

Alexandra Huss, Gabriele Ihorst, Sylvia Timme-Bronsert, Annette Hasenburg, Martin K. Oehler, Maximilian Klar
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Health Services Research and Global Oncology

Quality Comes with the (Anatomic) Territory: Evaluating the Impact of Surgeon Operative Mix on Patient Outcomes After Pancreaticoduodenectomy

Krista Hachey MD, MPH, Ryan Morgan BS, Amy Rosen PhD, Sowmya R. Rao PhD, David McAneny MD, Jennifer Tseng MD, MPH, Gerard Doherty MD, Teviah Sachs MD, MPH
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Drivers of Cost for Pancreatic Surgery: It’s Not About Hospital Volume

Sarah B. Bateni MD, Jennifer L. Olson MD, Jeffrey S. Hoch PhD, Robert J. Canter MD, Richard J. Bold MD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Recurrence Patterns After Anatomic or Parenchyma-Sparing Liver Resection for Hepatocarcinoma in a Western Population of Cirrhotic Patients

Simone Famularo MD, Stefano Di Sandro MD, Alessandro Giani MD, Andrea Lauterio MD, Marta Sandini MD, Riccardo De Carlis MD, Vincenzo Buscemi MD, Fabio Uggeri MD, Fabrizio Romano MD, Luca Gianotti MD, ScD, Luciano De Carlis MD
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A Novel Navigation for Laparoscopic Anatomic Liver Resection Using Indocyanine Green Fluorescence

Takeo Nomi MD, PhD, Daisuke Hokuto MD, PhD, Takahiro Yoshikawa MD, Yasuko Matsuo MD, Masayuki Sho MD, PhD, FACS
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Extended Right Hepatectomy and Inferior Vena Cava Graft Replacement for En Bloc Resection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Cavo-Hepatic Venous Confluence Invasion

Stylianos Tzedakis MD, Antonio Mimmo MD, Antoine Robert MD, Heithem Jeddou MD, Amar Dehlawi MD, Karim Boudjema MD, PhD
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Melanoma

Talimogene Laherparepvec (TVEC) for the Treatment of Advanced Melanoma: A Single-Institution Experience

Matthew C. Perez MD, John T. Miura MD, Syeda Mahrukh Hussnain Naqvi MD, MPH, Youngchul Kim PhD, Amanda Holstein BS, Daniel Lee BS, Amod A. Sarnaik MD, Jonathan S. Zager MD, FACS
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Pancreatic Tumors

Tumor-Infiltrating Platelets Predict Postsurgical Survival in Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Shi-Rong Zhang M.Med, Lie Yao MD, PhD, Wen-Quan Wang MD, PhD, Jin-Zhi Xu M.Med, Hua-Xiang Xu MD, Wei Jin PhD, He-Li Gao MD, PhD, Chun-Tao Wu MD, Zi-Hao Qi MD, Hao Li MD, PhD, Shuo Li MD, Quan-Xing Ni MD, Xian-Jun Yu MD, PhD, De-Liang Fu MD, PhD, Liang Liu MD, PhD
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Prognostic Value of Preoperative Nutritional and Immunological Factors in Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Toshiya Abe MD, PhD, Kohei Nakata MD, PhD, Shin Kibe MD, Yasuhisa Mori MD, PhD, Yoshihiro Miyasaka MD, PhD, Kenoki Ohuchida MD, PhD, Takao Ohtsuka MD, PhD, Yoshinao Oda MD, PhD, Masafumi Nakamura MD, PhD
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Clinical Implications of Extensive Lymph Node Metastases for Resected Pancreatic Cancer

Cinthya Y. Lowder MD, James Metkus MD, Jeffrey Epstein MD, Geoffrey M. Kozak MD, Harish Lavu MD, Charles J. Yeo MD, Jordan M. Winter MD
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Resectable Distal Pancreas Cancer: Time to Reconsider the Role of Upfront Surgery

Daniel W. Nelson DO, Shu-Ching Chang PhD, Gary Grunkemeier PhD, Ahmed N. Dehal MD, David Y. Lee MD, Trevan D. Fischer MD, L. Andrew DiFronzo MD, Victoria V. O’Connor MD
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Intraoperative Dexamethasone Decreases Infectious Complications After Pancreaticoduodenectomy and is Associated with Long-Term Survival in Pancreatic Cancer

Marta Sandini MD, Katarina J. Ruscic MD, Cristina R. Ferrone MD, Andrew L. Warshaw MD, Motaz Qadan MD, Matthias Eikermann MD, Keith D. Lillemoe MD, Carlos Fernández-del Castillo MD
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Association Between Very Small Tumor Size and Decreased Overall Survival in Node-Positive Pancreatic Cancer

Vinayak Muralidhar MD, MSc, Ryan D. Nipp MD, Harvey J. Mamon MD, PhD, Rinaa S. Punglia MD, MPH, Theodore S. Hong MD, Cristina Ferrone MD, Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo MD, Aparna Parikh MD, Paul L. Nguyen MD, Jennifer Y. Wo MD
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Total Laparoscopic Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Venous Reconstruction for Pancreatic Head Cancer with Involvement of the Superior Mesenteric Vein–Portal Vein Confluence

Giovanni Maria Garbarino MD, David Fuks MD, PhD, Jane Cowan MD, Marc Ward MD, Fabrizio Moisan MD, Gianfranco Donatelli MD, Marc Beaussier MD, Brice Gayet MD, PhD
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Peritoneal Surface Malignancy

Postoperative Complications Independently Predict Cancer-Related Survival in Peritoneal Malignancies

M. Haroon A. Choudry MD, FACS, Yongli Shuai MS, Heather L. Jones MPA-C, Reetesh K. Pai MD, James F. Pingpank MD, Steven S. Ahrendt MD, Matthew P. Holtzman MD, Herbert J. Zeh MD, David L. Bartlett MD
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Reconstructive Oncology

Trends in Lumpectomy and Oncoplastic Breast-Conserving Surgery in the US, 2011–2016

Chloe Christina Kimball BA, Christine Ida Nichols MA, MBA, Joshua Greene Vose MD, MBA, Anne Warren Peled MD
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Sarcoma

Intraoperative Electron Radiation Therapy Combined with External Beam Radiation Therapy after Gross Total Resection in Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcoma: A European Pooled Analysis

Falk Roeder MD, Antonino de Paoli MD, Ladan Saleh-Ebrahimi MD, Ingo Alldinger MD, Giulio Bertola MD, Giovanni Boz MD, Federico Navarria MD, Miguel Cuervo MD, Matthias Uhl MD, Ana Alvarez MD, Markus Buechler MD, Burkhard Lehner MD, Juergen Debus MD, PhD, Felipe A. Calvo MD, Robert Krempien MD
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Thoracic Oncology

Lymph Node Micrometastasis Prognosticates Survival for Patients with Stage 1 Bronchogenic Adenocarcinoma

Yijiu Ren MD, Liyan Zhang MD, Huikang Xie MD, Yunlang She MD, Hang Su MD, Dong Xie MD, PhD, Hui Zheng MD, PhD, Liping Zhang MD, Gening Jiang MD, Chunyan Wu MD, Chenyang Dai MD, PhD, Chang Chen MD, PhD
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Survival Impact of Total Resected Lymph Nodes in Esophageal Cancer Patients With and Without Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation

Hui-Ju Ho MD, Hui-Shan Chen PhD, Wei-Heng Hung MD, Po-Kuei Hsu MD, PhD, Shiao-Chi Wu PhD, Heng-Chung Chen MD, Bing-Yen Wang MD, PhD
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Association between Concomitant Mediastinoscopy and Postoperative Pneumonia After Pulmonary Lobectomy

Jiong-Jie Yu BA, Ju-Dong Li BA, Tian Yang MD
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Reply to “Association Between Concomitant Mediastinoscopy and Postoperative Pneumonia After Pulmonary Lobectomy”

Sai Yendamuri MD, FACS, Kris Attwood PhD
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Translational Research and Biomarkers

Novel MicroRNA-Based Risk Score Identified by Integrated Analyses to Predict Metastasis and Poor Prognosis in Breast Cancer

Tstutomu Kawaguchi MD, PhD, Li Yan PhD, Qianya Qi MS, Xuan Peng MS, Stephen B. Edge MD, Jessica Young MD, Song Yao PhD, Song Liu PhD, Eigo Otsuji MD, PhD, Kazuaki Takabe MD, PhD, FACS
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Urologic Oncology

A Little Bit of Cancer is Still Cancer: Is it Time for Lymph Node Micrometastases in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer to Get Their Due?

Andrew T. Arndt MD
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