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A carefully selected group of full-text reprints from current, classic, and seminal articles is included in every issue of SRGS.

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Current Issue: Vol. 46, No. 4, Liver Part II

The SRGS Recommended Reading List is a summary of the most pertinent articles cited in each issue; the editor has carefully selected a group of current, classic, and seminal articles for further study in certain formats of SRGS. The citations below are linked to their abstracts on PubMed, and free full texts are available where indicated.

SRGS has obtained permission from journal publishers to reprint these articles. Copying and distributing these reprints is a violation of our licensing agreement with these publishers and is strictly prohibited.

Cannon JW, Khan MA, Raja AS, et al. Damage control resuscitation in patients with severe traumatic hemorrhage: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. Mar 2017;82(3):605-617.

Article summary: Cannon and coauthors reviewed the elements of damage control resuscitation and described a practice guideline that emphasized a balanced approach to hemorrhage resuscitation using plasma, red cells, and platelets.

Roediger R, Lisker-Melman M. Pyogenic and amebic infections of the liver. Gastroenterol Clin North Am. Jun 2020;49(2):361-377.

Article summary: This review article provided useful information regarding the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of liver abscesses.

Cloyd JM, Wiseman JT, Pawlik TM. Surgical management of pancreatic neuroendocrine liver metastases. J Gastrointest Oncol. Jun 2020;11(3):590-600.

Article summary: Neuroendocrine tumors are a heterogeneous group of neoplasms with variable clinical characteristics and prognoses. The most common site of metastasis is the liver. This article reviews the diagnosis and management of neuroendocrine liver metastases.

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