Paper Chase is a research database designed to offer abstracts of research articles published in journals that have a highly rated impact factor as determined by ISI Impact Factor and PageRank. Abstracts are organized by date, with the most recently published papers listed first. 

Paper Chase

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Epidemiology of untreated non-obstetric surgical disease in Burera District, Rwanda: a cross-sectional survey.

Lancet.
Linden AF, Maine R, Hedt-Gauthier BL, Kamanzi E, Mody G, Ntakiyiruta G, Kansayisa G, Ntaganda E, Niyonkuru F, Mubiligi J, Mpunga T, Meara JG, Riviello R.
| Apr 27, 2015
2.

Validation of a community-based survey assessing non-obstetric surgical conditions in Burera District, Rwanda.

Lancet.
Linden AF, Maine R, Hedt-Gauthier BL, Kamanzi E, Mody G, Ntakiyiruta G, Kansayisa G, Ntaganda E, Niyonkuru F, Mubiligi J, Mpunga T, Meara JG, Riviello R.
| Apr 27, 2015
3.

Financial contribution to global surgery: an analysis of 160 international charitable organisations.

Lancet.
Gutnik LA, Yamey G, Dare AJ, Ramos MS, Riviello R, Meara JG, Shrime MG.
| Apr 27, 2015
4.

Funding flows to global surgery: an analysis of contributions from the USA.

Lancet.
Gutnik LA, Dielman J, Dare AJ, Ramos MS, Riviello R, Meara JG, Yamey G, Shrime MG.
| Apr 27, 2015
5.

Community health workers and smartphones for the detection of surgical site infections in rural Haiti: a pilot study.

Lancet.
Matousek A, Paik K, Winkler E, Denike J, Addington SR, Exe C, Louis RR, Riviello R.
| Apr 27, 2015
6.

Surgical care by non-surgeons in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review.

Lancet.
Hoyler M, Hagander L, Gillies R, Riviello R, Chu K, Bergström S, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
7.

Variability in mortality after caesarean delivery, appendectomy, and groin hernia repair in low-income and middle-income countries: implications for expanding surgical services.

Lancet.
Weiser TG, Uribe-Leitz T, Fu R, Jaramillo J, Maurer L, Esquivel MM, Gawande AA, Haynes AB.
| Apr 27, 2015
8.

Avoidable maternal and neonatal deaths associated with improving access to caesarean delivery in countries with low caesarean delivery rates: an ecological modelling analysis.

Lancet.
Molina G, Esquivel MM, Uribe-Leitz T, Lipsitz SR, Azad T, Shah N, Semrau K, Berry WR, Gwande AA, Weiser TG, Haynes AB.
| Apr 27, 2015
10.

The struggle for equity: an examination of surgical services at two NGO hospitals in rural Haiti.

Lancet.
Matousek AC, Addington SR, Jean-Louis RR, Pierre JH, Fils J, Hoyler M, Matousek SB, Pyda J, Farmer PE, Riviello R.
| Apr 27, 2015
11.

Projections to achieve minimum surgical rate threshold: an observational study.

Lancet.
Uribe-Leitz T, Esquivel MM, Molina G, Lipsitz SR, Verguet S, Rose J, Bickler SW, Gawande AA, Haynes AB, Weiser TG.
| Apr 27, 2015
12.

Proposed minimum rates of surgery to support desirable health outcomes: an observational study based on four strategies.

Lancet.
Esquivel MM, Molina G, Uribe-Leitz T, Lipsitz SR, Rose J, Bickler SW, Gawande AA, Haynes AB, Weiser TG.
| Apr 27, 2015
13.

Estimate of the global volume of surgery in 2012: an assessment supporting improved health outcomes.

Lancet.
Weiser TG, Haynes AB, Molina G, Lipsitz SR, Esquivel MM, Uribe-Leitz T, Fu R, Azad T, Chao TE, Berry WR, Gawande AA.
| Apr 27, 2015
14.

Evasion of affinity-based selection in germinal centers by Epstein-Barr virus LMP2A.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Minamitani T, Yasui T, Ma Y, Zhou H, Okuzaki D, Tsai CY, Sakakibara S, Gewurz BE, Kieff E, Kikutani H.
| Aug 24, 2015
15.

In situ single-cell analysis identifies heterogeneity for PIK3CA mutation and HER2 amplification in HER2-positive breast cancer.

Nat. Genet.
Janiszewska M, Liu L, Almendro V, Kuang Y, Paweletz C, Sakr RA, Weigelt B, Hanker AB, Chandarlapaty S, King TA, Reis-Filho JS, Arteaga CL, Park SY, Michor F, Polyak K.
| Aug 24, 2015
16.

Global surgery.

Lancet.
Gawande A.
| Aug 8, 2015
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Nonmuscle myosin heavy chain IIA mediates Epstein-Barr virus infection of nasopharyngeal epithelial cells.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Xiong D, Du Y, Wang HB, Zhao B, Zhang H, Li Y, Hu LJ, Cao JY, Zhong Q, Liu WL, Li MZ, Zhu XF, Tsao SW, Hutt-Fletcher LM, Song E, Zeng YX, Kieff E, Zeng MS.
| Aug 19, 2015
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Independent regulation of vertebral number and vertebral identity by microRNA-196 paralogs.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Wong SF, Agarwal V, Mansfield JH, Denans N, Schwartz MG, Prosser HM, Pourquié O, Bartel DP, Tabin CJ, McGlinn E.
| Aug 17, 2015
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Individual intestinal symbionts induce a distinct population of RORγ+ regulatory T cells.

Science.
Sefik E, Geva-Zatorsky N, Oh S, Konnikova L, Zemmour D, McGuire AM, Burzyn D, Ortiz-Lopez A, Lobera M, Yang J, Ghosh S, Earl A, Snapper SB, Jupp R, Kasper D, Mathis D, Benoist C.
| Aug 13, 2015