October Articles

Almamar A, Schlachta CM, Alkhamesi NA. The systemic effect and the absorption rate of aerosolized intra-peritoneal heparin with or without hyaluronic acid in the prevention of postoperative abdominal adhesions. Surg Endosc. 2018 Oct 22. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6540-2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30350097. 

Wu YM, Reid J, Chou Q, MacMillan B, Leong Y, Welk B. Association between method of pelvic organ prolapse repair involving the vaginal apex and re-operation: a population-based, retrospective cohort study. Int Urogynecol J. 2018 Oct 16. doi: 10.1007/s00192-018-3792-2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30327850.

Chan E, Sener A, Mcalister VC, Luke PP. Techniques - Orthotopic kidney transplantation in patients with diseased inferior vena cavas. Can Urol Assoc J. 2018 Oct 15. doi: 10.5489/cuaj.5515. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30332594.


Marriott K, Birmingham TB, Pinto R, Primeau C, Bryant D, Degen R, Giffin JR. GAIT BIOMECHANICS AFTER COMBINED HTO-ACL RECONSTRUCTION VERSUS HTO ALONE: A MATCHED COHORT STUDY. J Orthop Res. 2018 Oct 10. doi: 10.1002/jor.24157. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30303555.


Ailon T, Tee J, Manson N, Hall H, Thomas K, Rampersaud YR, Yee A, Dea N, Glennie A, Bailey C, Christie S, Weber MH, Nataraj A, Paquet J, Johnson M, Norton J, Ahn H, McIntosh G, Fisher CG. Patient Reported Outcomes Following Surgery for Degenerative Spondylolitshtesis: Comparison of a Universal and Multi-Tier Health Care System. Spine J. 2018 Oct 9. pii: S1529-9430(18)31162-8. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2018.10.005. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30312774.

Lanting BA, Williams HA, Matlovich NF, Vandekerckhove PJ, Teeter MG, Vasarhelyi EM, Howard JL, Somerville LE. The impact of residual varus alignment following total knee arthroplasty on patient outcome scores in a constitutional varus population. Knee. 2018 Oct 9. pii: S0968-0160(18)30766-X. doi: 10.1016/j.knee.2018.08.019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30314879.

Yang DM, Palma D, Louie A, Malthaner R, Fortin D, Rodrigues G, Yaremko B, Laba J, Gaede S, Warner A, Inculet R, Lee TY. Assessment of tumour response after stereotactic ablative radiation therapy for lung cancer: A prospective quantitative hybrid 18 F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography and CT perfusion study. J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol. 2018 Oct 3. doi: 10.1111/1754-9485.12807. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30281918.


Chu MWA, Losenno KL, Dubois LA, Jones PM, Ouzounian M, Whitlock R, Dagenais F, Boodhwani M, Bhatnagar G, Poostizadeh A, Pozeg Z, Moon M, Kiaii B, Peterson MD; Canadian Thoracic Aortic Collaborative (CTAC) Investigators.. Early Clinical Outcomes of Hybrid Arch Frozen Elephant Trunk Repair with the Thoraflex Hybrid Graft. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Oct 3. pii: S0003-4975(18)31347-X. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.07.091. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30291835.


Staudt MD, Bailey CS, Siddiqi F. Charcot spinal arthropathy in patients with congenital insensitivity to pain: a report of two cases and review of the literature. Neurosurg Rev. 2018 Oct;41(4):899-908. doi: 10.1007/s10143-017-0814-3. Epub 2017 Jan 26. Review. PubMed PMID: 28124176.


Ball LJ, Sherazi A, Laczko D, Gupta K, Koivu S, Weir MA, Mele T, Tirona R, McCormick JK, Silverman M. Validation of an Algorithm to Identify Infective Endocarditis in People Who Inject Drugs. Med Care. 2018 Oct;56(10):e70-e75. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000838. PubMed PMID: 29200131.

Hossain S, Sharma A, Dubois L, DeRose G, Duncan A, Power AH. Preoperative point-of-care ultrasound and its impact on arteriovenous fistula maturation outcomes. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Oct;68(4):1157-1165. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.01.051. Epub 2018 May 18. PubMed PMID: 29784566.


Kessler TM, Traini LR, Welk B, Schneider MP, Thavaseelan J, Curt A. Early neurological care of patients with spinal cord injury. World J Urol. 2018 Oct;36(10):1529-1536. doi: 10.1007/s00345-018-2343-2. Epub 2018 May 28. PubMed PMID: 29808302.


Kreydin E, Welk B, Chung D, Clemens Q, Yang C, Danforth T, Gousse A, Kielb S, Kraus S, Mangera A, Reid S, Szell N, Cruz F, Chartier-Kastler E, Ginsberg DA. Surveillance and management of urologic complications after spinal cord injury. World J Urol. 2018 Oct;36(10):1545-1553. doi: 10.1007/s00345-018-2345-0. Epub 2018 May 29. PubMed PMID: 29845320.


Qiu B, Al K, Pena-Diaz AM, Athwal GS, Drosdowech D, Faber KJ, Burton JP, O'Gorman DB. Cutibacterium acnes and the shoulder microbiome. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Oct;27(10):1734-1739. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2018.04.019. Epub 2018 Jun 13. PubMed PMID: 29908759.


Lemaster KA, Frisbee SJ, Dubois L, Tzemos N, Wu F, Lewis MT, Wiseman RW, Frisbee JC. Chronic atorvastatin and exercise can partially reverse established skeletal muscle microvasculopathy in metabolic syndrome. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2018 Oct 1;315(4):H855-H870. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00193.2018. Epub 2018 Jun 22. PubMed PMID: 29932769.

Welk B, Schneider MP, Thavaseelan J, Traini LR, Curt A, Kessler TM. Early urological care of patients with spinal cord injury. World J Urol. 2018 Oct;36(10):1537-1544. doi: 10.1007/s00345-018-2367-7. Epub 2018 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 29948046.

Williams PJ, Murphy P, Van Koughnett JAM, Ott MC, Dubois L, Allen L, Vogt KN. Statistical Techniques in General Surgery Literature: What Do We Need to Know? J Am Coll Surg. 2018 Oct;227(4):450-454.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.07.656. Epub 2018 Jul 30. Review. PubMed PMID: 30071305.

Chan K, Knowles NK, Chaoui J, Ferreira LM, Walch G, Athwal GS. Is the Walch B3 glenoid significantly worse than the B2? Shoulder Elbow. 2018 Oct;10(4):256-261. doi: 10.1177/1758573217724111. Epub 2017 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 30214491; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6134530.


Wiggins AJ, Cancienne JM, Camp CL, Degen RM, Altchek DW, Dines JS, Werner BC. Disease Burden of Medial Epicondylitis in the USA Is Increasing: An Analysis of 19,856 Patients From 2007 to 2014. HSS J. 2018 Oct;14(3):233-237. doi: 10.1007/s11420-018-9617-5. Epub 2018 May 21. PubMed PMID: 30258326; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6148579.


Churchill L, Pollock M, Lebedeva Y, Pasic N, Bryant D, Howard J, Lanting B, Laliberte Rudman D. Optimizing outpatient total hip arthroplasty: perspectives of key stakeholders. Can J Surg. 2018 Oct 1;61(6):16117. doi: 10.1503/cjs.016117. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30265638.


Marsh J, Somerville L, Howard JL, Lanting BA. Significant cost savings and similar patient outcomes associated with early discharge following total knee arthroplasty. Can J Surg. 2018 Oct 1;61(6):2118. doi: 10.1503/cjs.002118. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30265646.