Guerron, Alfredo D., Juan Esteban Perez, Thomas Risoli, Hui-Jie Lee, Dana Portenier, and Leonor Corsino. “Performance and improvement of the DiaRem score in diabetes remission prediction: a study with diverse procedure types.” Surg Obes Relat Dis 16, no. 10 (October 2020): 1531–42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2020.05.010.
Duke Surgery faculty and residents publish more than 500 peer-reviewed research articles each year, including many publications in high impact factor journals.
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Perez, J. E., M. A. Schmidt, A. Narvaez, L. K. Welsh, R. Diaz, M. Castro, K. Ansari, et al. “Evolving concepts in ventral hernia repair and physical therapy: prehabilitation, rehabilitation, and analogies to tendon reconstruction.” Hernia, September 21, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10029-020-02304-5.
Rawlings, Arthur, Lelan Sillin, Phillip Shadduck, Marian McDonald, Peter Crookes, Bruce MacFadyen, John Mellinger, and John and the SAGES Ethics Committee. “Informed consent: a shared decision-making process that creates a new professional obligation for care.” Surg Endosc, September 15, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-07970-1.
Jacobson, Richard, Samantha Terranella, Connor Booker, Syed Khalid, Alfonso Torquati, and Philip Omotosho. “The Impact of Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis on Weight Loss Following Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.” J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 30, no. 9 (September 2020): 998–1000. https://doi.org/10.1089/lap.2020.0449.
Luengas, Rafael, Jose Galindo, Melissa Castro, Andres Marambio, Guillermo Watkins, Mario Rodriguez Del Rey, Cristobal Davanzo, Dana Portenier, and Alfredo D. Guerron. “First prospective clinical trial of reduced incision bariatric procedures using magnetic liver retraction.” Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, August 26, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2020.08.017.
Welsh, Leonard K., Andrew R. Luhrs, Gerardo Davalos, Ramon Diaz, Andres Narvaez, Juan Esteban Perez, Reginald Lerebours, Maragatha Kuchibhatla, Dana D. Portenier, and Alfredo D. Guerron. “Racial Disparities in Bariatric Surgery Complications and Mortality Using the MBSAQIP Data Registry.” Obes Surg 30, no. 8 (August 2020): 3099–3110. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11695-020-04657-3.
Sanaiha, Yas, Yen-Yi Juo, Sarah E. Rudasill, Rakin Jaman, Sohail Sareh, Christian de Virgilio, and Peyman Benharash. “Percutaneous cholecystostomy for grade III acute cholecystitis is associated with worse outcomes.” In Am J Surg, 220:197–202, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.11.025.