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

1.

Hospital detention practices: statement of a global taskforce.

Lancet.
Mostert S, Lam CG, Njuguna F, Patenaude AF, Kulkarni K, Salaverria C.
| Aug 15, 2015
2.

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
3.

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
4.

Head and neck cancer in South Asia: macroeconomic consequences and the role of surgery.

Lancet.
Alkire BC, Bergmark RW, Chambers K, Cheney ML, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
5.

Mapping the playing field-a novel web-based strategy to identify non-governmental actors in global surgery.

Lancet.
Ng-Kamstra JS, Arya S, Chung TE, Weston B, Frankfurter C, Gutnik LA, Kreutzer T, Riesel JN, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
6.

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
7.

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
8.

Out-of-pocket expenses incurred by patients obtaining free breast cancer care in Haiti.

Lancet.
O'Neill KM, Mandigo M, Pyda J, Nazaire Y, Greenberg SL, Gillies R, Damuse R.
| Apr 27, 2015
9.

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
10.

Global surgical and anaesthetic task shifting: a systematic literature review and survey.

Lancet.
Federspiel F, Mukhopadhyay S, Milsom P, Scott JW, Riesel JN, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
11.

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
12.

The scale-up of the surgical workforce.

Lancet.
Daniels KM, Riesel JN, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
15.

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
16.

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
17.

Use and definitions of perioperative mortality rates in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review.

Lancet.
Ng-Kamstra JS, Greenberg SL, Kotagal M, Palmqvist CL, Lai FY, Bollam R, Meara JG, Gruen RL.
| Apr 27, 2015
18.

The global blood supply: a literature review.

Lancet.
Kralievits KE, Raykar NP, Greenberg SL, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
19.

Monitoring and evaluating surgical care: defining perioperative mortality rate and standardising data collection.

Lancet.
Palmqvist CL, Ariyaratnam R, Watters DA, Laing GL, Stupart D, Hider P, Ng-Kamstra JS, Wilson L, Clarke DL, Hagander L, Greenberg SL, Gruen RL.
| Apr 27, 2015