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Prophylactic Negative Pressure Dressing Use in Closed Laparotomy Wounds Following Abdominal Operations: A Randomized, Controlled, Open-label Trial: The P.I.C.O. Trial.
O'Leary DP, Peirce C, Anglim B, Carter M, Hickey K, Coffey JC.
Ann Surg
. 2016 Dec 6. [Epub ahead of print]

Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock 
Michael D. Howell, MD, MPH; Andrew M. Davis, MD, MPH
JAMA. Published online January 19, 2017. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.0131

Association of Mechanism of Injury With Risk for Venous Thromboembolism After Trauma
Charles A. Karcutskie, MD, MA; Jonathan P. Meizoso, MD; Juliet J. Ray, MD; et al
JAMA Surg. 2017;152(1):35 doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.3116

Factors Associated With Long-term Outcomes of Umbilical Hernia Repair 
Divya A. Shankar, BA; Kamal M. F. Itani, MD; William J. O’Brien, MS; et al
JAMA Surg. Published online January 25, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.5052

Complexity of the “Simple” Umbilical Hernia Repair 
Lawrence T. Kim, MD
JAMA Surg. Published online January 25, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.5053


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