Introduction
Partnering with payers to improve surgical quality
Invited commentary
Washington State's approach to variability in surgical processes/Outcomes
Surgeon compensation
The NSQIP
Dendritic cells as therapeutic adjuncts in surgical disease
How surgeons disclose medical errors to patients
Inequity of upper gastrointestinal cancer distribution and survival with socioeconomic deprivation
Superiority of postoperative epidural over intravenous patient-controlled analgesia in orthopedic oncologic patients
Obese teenagers treated by Lap-Band System
Thermoablation of colorectal liver metastases promotes proliferation of residual intrahepatic neoplastic cells
Caroli's disease
The I. V. League
Intraoperative lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node biopsy using radioactive tracer in gastric cancer
Inhibition by nitric oxide and nonadrenergic, noncholinergic (NANC) nerves is preserved in a canine model of extrinsic denervation
Inhibition of tyrosine-kinase–mediated cellular signaling by tyrphostins AG 126 and AG556 modulates murine experimental acute pancreatitis
Increased CDX2 and decreased PITX1 homeobox gene expression in Barrett's esophagus and Barrett's-associated adenocarcinoma
Interleukin-1α–induced proteolytic activation of metalloproteinase-9 by human skin
Adenoviral gene transfer of an NF-κB super-repressor increases collagen deposition in rodent cutaneous wound healing
A subsegmental pancreatectomy performed for carcinoma in situ limited to the proximal half of the pancreatic head with the aid of intraoperative 4–segment cytology for pancreatic juice—a case report
A simple modification with the Limberg flap for chronic pilonidal disease
Unexpected finding during inguinal hernia repair in a girl
Intestinal obstruction from furniture cushion foam bezoar
A little teaching point for the fellows…
Pancreaticobiliary maljunction without choledochal dilatation associated with gallbladder cancer
Idiopathic renal hypercalciuria as an etiology for persistent post-operative parathyroid hormone elevation
Long-term survival of pancreatic cancer patient diagnosed by positive telomerase activity of pancreatic juice
Acknowledgments of peer reviewers