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A pictorial presentation of 3.0 Chicago Classification for esophageal motility disorders.
Herbella FA, Armijo PR, Patti MG.
Einstein (Sao Paulo)
. 2016 Mar 8. pii: S1679-45082016005001103. [Epub ahead of print] Portuguese, English.
PMID: 26958977

Pancreatoduodenectomy (PD) and postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF): A systematic review and analysis of the POPF-related mortality rate in 60,739 patients retrieved from the English literature published between 1990 and 2015.
Pedrazzoli S.
Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 May;96(19):e6858. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000006858. PMID:28489778

Pregabalin can Decrease Acute Pain and Morphine Consumption in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Patients: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Li S, Guo J, Li F, Yang Z, Wang S, Qin C.
Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 May;96(21):e6982. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000006982. PMID:28538404

Effect of Intravenous Ferric Carboxymaltose on Hemoglobin Response Among Patients With Acute Isovolemic Anemia Following Gastrectomy: The FAIRY Randomized Clinical Trial. 
Kim YW, Bae JM, Park YK, Yang HK, Yu W, Yook JH... FAIRY Study Group.
JAMA. 2017 May 23;317(20):2097-2104. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.5703. 

Watchful Waiting Versus Surgery of Mildly Symptomatic or Asymptomatic Inguinal Hernia in Men Aged 50 Years and Older: A Randomized Controlled Trial. 
de Goede B, Wijsmuller AR, van Ramshorst GH, van Kempen BJ, Hop WC, Klitsie PJ... INCA Trialists’ Collaboration.
Ann Surg. 2017 Mar 27. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002243. [Epub ahead of print] 
PMID: 28350567

Standard vs Distal Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass in Patients With Body Mass Index 50 to 60: A Double-blind, Randomized Clinical Trial  Hilde Risstad, MD; Marius Svanevik, MD; Jon A. Kristinsson, MD, PhD; et al
JAMA Surg. Published online September 14, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.2798

The GroinPain Trial: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Injection Therapy Versus Neurectomy for Postherniorraphy Inguinal Neuralgia.
Verhagen T, Loos MJA, Scheltinga MRM, Roumen RMH.
Ann Surg. 2017 Apr 26. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002274. [Epub ahead of print] 
PMID: 28448383

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