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Co-Authors

This is a "connection" page, showing publications co-authored by Vivek N. Prachand and John Alverdy.
Connection Strength

2.723
  1. Smoking and Postoperative Surgical Site Infection: Where There's Smoke, There's Fire. JAMA Surg. 2017 05 01; 152(5):484.
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    Score: 0.623
  2. Gastroesophageal reflux disease and severe obesity: Fundoplication or bariatric surgery? World J Gastroenterol. 2010 Aug 14; 16(30):3757-61.
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    Score: 0.391
  3. Stapling and sleeve: science and myths. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2010 Jun; 20(3):141-5.
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    Score: 0.386
  4. Duodenal switch provides superior resolution of metabolic comorbidities independent of weight loss in the super-obese (BMI > or = 50 kg/m2) compared with gastric bypass. J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Feb; 14(2):211-20.
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    Score: 0.377
  5. The role of malabsorption in bariatric surgery. World J Surg. 2009 Oct; 33(10):1989-94.
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    Score: 0.369
  6. Duodenal switch provides superior weight loss in the super-obese (BMI > or =50 kg/m2) compared with gastric bypass. Ann Surg. 2006 Oct; 244(4):611-9.
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    Score: 0.299
  7. Bariatric surgery: a history of empiricism, a future in science. J Gastrointest Surg. 2009 Mar; 13(3):465-77.
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    Score: 0.087
  8. Vitamin D deficiency in preoperative bariatric surgery patients. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2009 Jan-Feb; 5(1):54-9.
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    Score: 0.085
  9. Safety, feasibility, and outcome of retrievable vena cava filters in high-risk surgical patients. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Apr; 45(4):784-8; discussion 788.
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    Score: 0.077
  10. Predictors of unsuccessful laparoscopic resection of gastric submucosal neoplasms. J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Feb; 17(2):244-55; discussion 255-6.
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    Score: 0.029
Connection Strength

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