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Recommended Reading

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 abstract on PubMed; free full-text is available where indicated.

Current Issue: Volume 43, No. 1, 2017, Vascular Surgery, Part III

Feliciano DV, Moore FA, Moore EE, et al. Evaluation and management of peripheral vascular injury. Part 1. Western Trauma Association/critical decisions in trauma. J Trauma. 2011;70(6):1551-1556.

    This article is the first of a two-part series of articles dealing with the management of vascular injuries of the extremities.

Feliciano DV, Moore EE, West MA, et al. Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: evaluation and management of peripheral vascular injury, part II. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013;75(3):391-397.

    This article is the second of a two-part series of articles dealing with the management of arterial and venous injuries of the extremities.

Feliciano DV, Moore EE, Biffl WL. Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma: Management of abdominal vascular trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015;79(6):1079-1088.

    This article provides data and a consensus opinion relevant to the management of abdominal vascular injuries.

Rose DA, Sonaike E, Hughes K. Hemodialysis access. Surg Clin North Am. 2013;93(4):997-1012, x.

    This is a clear and thorough review of the management of patients in need of hemodialysis access.

Sperry JL, Moore EE, Coimbra R, et al. Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma: Penetrating neck trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013;75(6):936-940.

    This article provides data and a consensus opinion for managing patients with penetrating injuries of the neck. Criteria for nonoperative management are presented as well as diagnostic and treatment options for patients with vascular and visceral injuries.

Wigley FM, Flavahan NA. Raynaud's Phenomenon. N Engl J Med. 2016;375(6):556-565.

    This is a useful review of an unusual disease that will, on occasion, require surgical management.