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Volume 23, Number 9 / September, 2016

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Twenty Years of CTOS: The Transdisciplinary Society Dedicated to Studying the Rare and Helping the Underserved

R. Lor Randall MD, FACS
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Sirolimus in Advanced Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma: A Retrospective Case-Series Analysis from the Italian Rare Cancer Network Database

Silvia Stacchiotti MD, Salvatore Provenzano MD, Gianpaolo Dagrada PhD, Tiziana Negri PhD, Silvia Brich PhD, Umberto Basso MD, Antonella Brunello MD, Federica Grosso MD, Luca Galli MD, Elena Palassini MD, Michela Libertini MD, Vittoria Colia MD, Alessandro Gronchi MD, Angelo P. Dei Tos MD, Flavio Crippa MD, Carlo Morosi MD, Silvana Pilotti MD, Paolo G. Casali MD
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Targeting Cyclin-Dependent Kinases in Synovial Sarcoma: Palbociclib as a Potential Treatment for Synovial Sarcoma Patients

Myrella Vlenterie MD, Melissa H. S. Hillebrandt-Roeffen BSc, Esther W. M. Schaars BSc, Uta E. Flucke MD, PhD, Emmy D. G. Fleuren PhD, Anna C. Navis PhD, William P. J. Leenders PhD, Yvonne M. H. Versleijen-Jonkers PhD, Winette T. A. van der Graaf MD, PhD
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Breast Oncology

Surgeons’ Perspectives of Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy

Emily Bellavance MD, Jeffrey Peppercorn MD, MPH, Shari Kronsberg MS, Rachel Greenup MD, MPH, Jason Keune MD, Julie Lynch PhD, RN, MBA, Deborah Collyar BA, Laurence Magder PhD, RN, MBA, Jon Tilburt MD, MPH, Fay Hlubocky PhD, MA, Katharine Yao MD
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The Role of Intraoperative Pathologic Assessment in the Surgical Management of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ

Marquita R. Decker MD, MPH, Amy Trentham-Dietz PhD, Noelle K. Loconte MD, Heather B. Neuman MD, MS, Maureen A. Smith MD, MPH, PhD, Rinaa S. Punglia MD, MPH, Caprice C. Greenberg MD, MPH, Lee G. Wilke MD
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Trends in Media Reports of Celebrities’ Breast Cancer Treatment Decisions

Michael S. Sabel MD, FACS, Sonya Dal Cin PhD
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Additional Cavity Shaving at the Time of Breast-Conserving Surgery Enhances Accuracy of Margin Status Examination

Giacomo Pata MD, Michele Bartoli MD, Anna Bianchi MD, Mario Pasini MD, Stefano Roncali MD, Fulvio Ragni MD
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TARGIT-R (Retrospective): North American Experience with Intraoperative Radiation Using Low-Kilovoltage X-Rays for Breast Cancer

Stephanie A. Valente DO, FACS, Rahul D. Tendulkar MD, Sheen Cherian MD, Colin O’Rourke MS, Jon M. Greif DO, Lisa Bailey MD, Valery Uhl MD, Kevin P. Bethke MD, Eric D. Donnelly MD, Ray Rudolph MD, Aaron Pederson MD, Thomas Summer MD, S. Chace Lottich MD, Darrel L. Ross MD, Christine Laronga MD, Loretta Loftus MD, Andrea M. Abbott MD, Pond Kelemen MD, Ulrich Hermanto MD, Neil B. Friedman MD, Gauri C
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Impact of Age on Risk of Recurrence of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: Outcomes of 2996 Women Treated with Breast-Conserving Surgery Over 30 Years

Patricia A. Cronin MD, Cristina Olcese BS, Sujata Patil PhD, Monica Morrow MD, FACS, Kimberly J. Van Zee MS, MD, FACS
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Is there an Ideal Breast Conservation Rate for the Treatment of Breast Cancer?

M. P. Tan MBBS, FRCS(Ed)
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Colorectal Cancer

Postoperative Systemic Inflammatory Response, Complication Severity, and Survival Following Surgery for Colorectal Cancer

Stephen T. McSorley MBChB, David G. Watt MBChB, Paul G. Horgan PhD, Donald C. McMillan PhD
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Increased Survival of Patients with Synchronous Colorectal Peritoneal Metastases Receiving Preoperative Chemotherapy Before Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

R. A. Devilee MD, G. A. Simkens MD, T. R. van Oudheusden MD, H. J. Rutten MD, PhD, G. J. Creemers MD, PhD, A. J. ten Tije MD, PhD, I. H. de Hingh MD, PhD
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Selective AKT Inhibition by MK-2206 Represses Colorectal Cancer-Initiating Stem Cells

Patrizia Malkomes MD, Ilaria Lunger MSc, Alexander Luetticke MDSc, Elsie Oppermann BSc, Nadine Haetscher PhD, Hubert Serve MD, Katharina Holzer MD, Wolf Otto Bechstein MD, Michael A. Rieger PhD
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Association Between the Most Frequent Complications After Surgery for Stage I–III Colon Cancer and Short-Term Survival, Long-Term Survival, and Recurrences

A. J. Breugom MD, D. T. van Dongen MD, E. Bastiaannet PhD, F. W. Dekker PhD, L. G. M. van der Geest MSc, G. J. Liefers MD, PhD, A. W. K. S. Marinelli MD, PhD, W. E. Mesker PhD, J. E. A. Portielje MD, PhD, W. H. Steup MD, PhD, L. N. L. Tseng MD, C. J. H. van de Velde MD, PhD, J. W. T. Dekker MD, PhD
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Endocrine Tumors

Predictive Factors for Lymph Node Metastasis in Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma

Seo Ki Kim MD, Inhye Park MD, Jung-Woo Woo MD, Jun Ho Lee MD, Jun-Ho Choe MD, PhD, Jung-Han Kim MD, PhD, Jee Soo Kim MD, PhD
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Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Medications Significantly Increase the Risk of Postoperative Hematoma: Review of over 4500 Thyroid and Parathyroid Procedures

Sarah C. Oltmann MD, Amal Y. Alhefdhi MD, Mohammad H. Rajaei MD, David F. Schneider MD, MS, Rebecca S. Sippel MD, FACS, Herbert Chen MD, FACS
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Metadherin Expression is Associated with Extrathyroidal Extension in Papillary Thyroid Cancer Patients

Robert F. Moore BA, Andrew B. Sholl MD, Laura Kidd MD, Zaid Al-Qurayshi MD, Koji Tsumagari MD, PhD, Obinwanne M. Emejulu MD, Roostam Kholmatov MD, Paul Friedlander MD, Zakaria Y. Abd Elmageed MD, Emad Kandil MD, MBA, FACS, FACE
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Differentiating Atypical Parathyroid Neoplasm from Parathyroid Cancer

Ioannis Christakis MD, PhD, Naifa Bussaidy MD, Callisia Clarke MD, Lily Joy Kwatampora MD, Carla L. Warneke MD, Angelica M. Silva MD, Michelle D. Williams MD, Elizabeth Gardner Grubbs MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Nancy D. Perrier MD, FACS
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More Extensive Surgery May Not Improve Survival Over Parathyroidectomy Alone in Parathyroid Carcinoma

Stephanie Young MD, MPH, James X. Wu MD, Ning Li PhD, Michael W. Yeh MD, Masha J. Livhits MD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Prospective Quality of Life Study for Colorectal Cancer Patients with Peritoneal Carcinomatosis Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Claramae Shulyn Chia MBBS, MMed, FRCS, Grace Hwei Ching Tan MBBS, MMed, FRCS, Cindy Lim MSc, Khee Chee Soo MBBS, MD, FRACS, FACS, Melissa Ching Ching Teo MBBS, FAMS, FRCS, MPH
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Intrathoracic Chemoperfusion Decreases Recurrences in Patients with Full-Thickness Diaphragm Involvement with Mucinous Appendiceal Adenocarcinoma

Travis E. Grotz MD, Paul F. Mansfield MD, Richard E. Royal MD, Gary N. Mann MD, Safia Rafeeq MD, Karen A. Beaty PA, Michael J. Overman MD, Keith F. Fournier MD
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Viable Cancer Cells in the Remnant Stomach are a Potential Source of Peritoneal Metastasis after Curative Distal Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer

Satoshi Murata MD, PhD, Hiroshi Yamamoto MD, PhD, Tsuyoshi Yamaguchi MD, PhD, Sachiko Kaida MD, PhD, Mitsuaki Ishida MD, PhD, Hirokazu Kodama MD, Katsushi Takebayashi MD, PhD, Tomoharu Shimizu MD, PhD, Toru Miyake MD, PhD, Tohru Tani MD, PhD, Ryoji Kushima MD, PhD, Masaji Tani MD, PhD
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Effects of an Oral Elemental Nutritional Supplement on Post-gastrectomy Body Weight Loss in Gastric Cancer Patients: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

Hiroshi Imamura MD, Kazuhiro Nishikawa MD, Kentaro Kishi MD, Kentaro Inoue MD, Jin Matsuyama MD, Yusuke Akamaru MD, Yutaka Kimura MD, Shigeyuki Tamura MD, Ryohei Kawabata MD, Junji Kawada MD, Yoshiyuki Fujiwara MD, Tomono Kawase MD, Junichi Fukui MD, Mari Takagi MD, Atsushi Takeno MD, Toshio Shimokawa PhD
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Multimodality Therapy Improves Survival in Resected Early Stage Gastric Cancer in the United States

Jashodeep Datta MD, Matthew T. McMillan BA, Luis Ruffolo BA, Lea Lowenfeld MD, Ronac Mamtani MD MSCE, John P. Plastaras MD PhD, Daniel T. Dempsey MD MBA, Giorgos C. Karakousis MD, Jeffrey A. Drebin MD PhD, Douglas L. Fraker MD, Robert E. Roses MD
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Impact of Major Complications on Patients’ Quality of Life After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Trevor D. Hamilton MD, Emily L. Taylor BSc, Amanda J. Cannell BSc, J. Andrea McCart MD, MSc, Anand Govindarajan MD, MSc
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Gynecologic Oncology

The Survival Rate and Surgical Morbidity of Abdominal Radical Trachelectomy Versus Abdominal Radical Hysterectomy for Stage IB1 Cervical Cancer

Xiaoqi Li MD, Jin Li MD, Hao Wen MD, Xingzhu Ju MD, PhD, Xiaojun Chen MD, PhD, Lingfang Xia MD, Guihao Ke MD, PhD, Jia Tang MD, Xiaohua Wu MD, PhD
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From Conventional Radiotracer Tc-99m with Blue Dye to Indocyanine Green Fluorescence: A Comparison of Methods Towards Optimization of Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Early Stage Cervical Cancer for a Laparoscopic Approach

Alessandro Buda MD, Andrea Papadia MD, PhD, Ignacio Zapardiel MD, PhD, Enrico Vizza MD, Fabio Ghezzi MD, Elena De Ponti MD, Andrea Alberto Lissoni MD, Sara Imboden MD, Maria Dolores Diestro MD, Debora Verri MD, Maria Luisa Gasparri MD, Beatrice Bussi MD, Giampaolo Di Martino MD, Begoña Diaz de la Noval MD, Michael Mueller MD, Cinzia Crivellaro MD
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Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Transperitoneal Versus Extraperitoneal Laparoscopic Aortic Lymphadenectomy for Surgical Staging of Endometrial and Ovarian Cancer: The STELLA Trial

Berta Díaz-Feijoo MD, PhD, Alejandro Correa-Paris MD, Assumpció Pérez-Benavente MD, PhD, Silvia Franco-Camps MD, José Luis Sánchez-Iglesias MD, PhD, Silvia Cabrera MD, PhD, Javier de la Torre MD, PhD, Cristina Centeno MD, Oriol Puig Puig MD, Blanca Gil-Ibañez MD, PhD, Eva Colas PhD, Javier Magrina MD, Antonio Gil-Moreno MD, PhD
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Quality of Care for Cervical and Endometrial Cancer Patients: The Impact of Different Techniques of Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping on Patient Satisfaction

Alessandro Buda MD, Federica Elisei MD, Sharon Palazzi MD, Elena De Ponti MD, Maurizio Arosio MD, Francesca Vecchione MD, Tiziana Dell’Anna MD, Marco Cuzzocrea MD, Beatrice Bussi MD, Daniela Giuliani MD, Giampaolo Di Martino MD, Cinzia Crivellaro MD
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Significance of the Complete Surgical Staging of Stage I Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Tumors

Jeong-Yeol Park MD, PhD, Dae-Yeon Kim MD, PhD, Dae-Shik Suh MD, PhD, Jong-Hyeok Kim MD, PhD, Yong-Man Kim MD, PhD, Young-Tak Kim MD, PhD, Joo-Hyun Nam MD, PhD
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Weight Change Pattern and Survival Outcome of Women with Endometrial Cancer

Koji Matsuo MD, PhD, Aida Moeini MD, Sigita S. Cahoon MD, Hiroko Machida MD, Marcia A. Ciccone MD, Brendan H. Grubbs MD, Laila I. Muderspach MD
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Healthcare Policy and Outcomes

Benchmarking the Scientific and Educational Impact of the Annals of Surgical Oncology

Charles M. Balch MD, FACS, V. Suzanne Klimberg MD, Kelly M. McMasters MD, PhD, Timothy M. Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD, Kenneth K. Tanabe MD, FACS, Mitchell C. Posner MD, Deborah Whippen BA, Mark S. Roh MD, MMM, FACS
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Impact of Chemotherapy and External-Beam Radiation Therapy on Outcomes among Patients with Resected Gallbladder Cancer: A Multi-institutional Analysis

Yuhree Kim MD, MPH, Neda Amini MD, Ana Wilson MD, Georgios A. Margonis MD, PhD, Cecilia G. Ethun MD, George Poultsides MD, Thuy Tran MD, Kamran Idrees MD, Chelsea A. Isom MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Bradley Krasnick MD, Sharon M. Weber MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Robert C. G. Martin MD, Charles Scoggins MD, Perry Shen MD, Harveshp D. Mogal MD, Carl Schmidt MD, Eliza Beal MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, Rivfka Shenoy
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Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation Followed by Surgery for Locally Advanced Gallbladder Cancers: A New Paradigm

Reena Engineer DNB, Mahesh Goel MS, Supriya Chopra MD, Prachi Patil DNB (Gastro), Nilendu Purandare MD, Venkatesh Rangarajan MD, Reena Ph DipRT, Munita Bal MD, Shailesh Shrikhande MS, S. K. Shrivastava MD, S. Mehta DNB (Gastro)
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Prognostic Implications of Lymph Node Status for Patients With Gallbladder Cancer: A Multi-Institutional Study

Neda Amini MD, Yuhree Kim MD, MPH, Ana Wilson MD, Georgios Antonios Margonis MD, PhD, Cecilia G. Ethun MD, George Poultsides MD, Thuy Tran MD, Kamran Idrees MD, Chelsea A. Isom MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Bradley Krasnick MD, Sharon M. Weber MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Robert C. G. Martin MD, Charles Scoggins MD, Perry Shen MD, Harveshp D. Mogal MD, Carl Schmidt MD, Eliza Beal MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, Rivfka S
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Primary Tumor Versus Liver-First Strategy in Patients with Stage IVA Colorectal Cancer: A Propensity Score Analysis of Long-term Outcomes and Recurrence Pattern

Chetana Lim MD, Alexandre Doussot MD, Michael Osseis MD, Chady Salloum MD, Concepcion Gomez Gavara MD, Philippe Compagnon MD, PhD, Francesco Brunetti MD, Julien Calderaro MD, PhD, Daniel Azoulay MD, PhD
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Melanomas

Prediction is Difficult, Especially About the Future: Clinical Prognostic Tools in Melanoma

Vernon K. Sondak MD, Jane L. Messina MD
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Critical Assessment of Clinical Prognostic Tools in Melanoma

Alyson L. Mahar MSc, Carolyn Compton MD, PhD, Susan Halabi PhD, Kenneth R. Hess PhD, Jeffrey E. Gershenwald MD, Richard A. Scolyer MD, Patti A. Groome PhD
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The MELFO-Study: Prospective, Randomized, Clinical Trial for the Evaluation of a Stage-adjusted Reduced Follow-up Schedule in Cutaneous Melanoma Patients—Results after 1 Year

Samantha Damude MD, Josette E. H. M. Hoekstra-Weebers PhD, Anne Brecht Francken MD, PhD, Sylvia ter Meulen NP, Esther Bastiaannet PhD, Harald J. Hoekstra MD, PhD
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Completion Lymph Node Dissection or Observation for Melanoma Sentinel Lymph Node Metastases: A Decision Analysis

Erin E. Burke MD, Pamela R. Portschy MD, MS, Todd M. Tuttle MD, MS, Karen M. Kuntz ScD
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Neuro-Oncology

A Nomogram to Predict Brain Metastases of Resected Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients

Fanrong Zhang MD, Weihui Zheng MD, Lisha Ying MD, Junzhou Wu PhD, Shaoyuan Wu PhD, Shenglin Ma MD, Dan Su MD, PhD
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Value of Surgical Resection in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Grade III Glioma Treated in a Multimodal Approach: Surgery, Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy

Federico Pessina MD, Pierina Navarria MD, Luca Cozzi PhD, Anna Maria Ascolese MD, Matteo Simonelli MD, Armando Santoro MD, Stefano Tomatis MSc, Marco Riva MD, Enrica Fava MD, Marta Scorsetti MD, Lorenzo Bello MD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Intraoperative Fluid Resuscitation Strategies in Pancreatectomy: Results from 38 Hospitals in Michigan

Mark A. Healy MD, Laurence E. McCahill MD, Mathew Chung MD, Richard Berri MD, Hiromichi Ito MD, Shawn H. Obi DO, Sandra L. Wong MD, MS, Samantha Hendren MD, MPH, David Kwon MD
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Thoracic Oncology

Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy Utilizing a Stapled Side-to-Side Anastomosis is Safe in the Western Patient Population

Kfir Ben-David MD, Rebecca Tuttle MD, Moshim Kukar MD, Georgios Rossidis MD, Steven N. Hochwald MD
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A Role for Tumor Volume Assessment in Resectable Esophageal Cancer

Lucinda G. C. Tullie MSc, MRCS, Hyon-Mok Sohn BSc, Janine Zylstra Dip Med Tech, Fredrik Mattsson BSc, Nyree Griffin MD, FRCR, Naveen Sharma FRCR, Francois Porté FRCR, Lisa Ramage MRCS, Gary J. Cook MD, FRCR, James A. Gossage MD, FRCS, Robert C. Mason MD, FRCS, Jesper Lagergren MD, PhD, Andrew R. Davies MD, FRCS
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The Prognostic Significance of pSTAT1 and CD163 Expressions in Surgically Resected Stage 1 Pulmonary Squamous Cell Carcinomas

Mong-Wei Lin MD, PhD, Ching-Yao Yang MD, Shuenn-Wen Kuo MD, Chen-Tu Wu MD, Yih-Leong Chang MD, Pan-Chyr Yang MD, PhD
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