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Acute cholecystitis in the sick patient   
Soumitra R. Eachempati, Christine S. Cocanour, Linda A. Dultz, Uma R. Phatak, Rondel Albarado, S. Rob Todd
Current Problems in Surgery
Volume 51, Issue 11, November 2014, Pages 441–466 doi:10.1067/j.cpsurg.2014.10.003

Surgical Duration and Risk of Venous Thromboembolism
John Y. S. Kim, MD, Nima Khavanin, BS, Aksharananda Rambachan, BA, et al.
JAMA Surg. Published online December 03, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2014.1841

Risk and Patterns of Secondary Complications in Surgical Inpatients
Elliot Wakeam, MD, Joseph A. Hyder, MD, PhD, Wei Jiang, MS, et al.
JAMA Surg. Published online December 03, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2014.1795

Care Fragmentation in the Postdischarge Period:  Surgical Readmissions, Distance of Travel, and Postoperative Mortality
Thomas C. Tsai, MD, MPH, E. John Orav, PhD, Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH.
JAMA Surg. Published online December 03, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2014.2071

Surgical considerations in older adults with cancer.
Korc-Grodzicki B, Downey RJ, Shahrokni A, Kingham TP, Patel SG, Audisio RA.
J Clin Oncol
. 2014 Aug 20;32(24):2647-53. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.55.0962. Epub 2014 Jul 28.

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