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.

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.

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
4.

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
5.

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
6.

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
7.

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
8.

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
9.

The scale-up of the surgical workforce.

Lancet.
Daniels KM, Riesel JN, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
11.

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
12.

The global blood supply: a literature review.

Lancet.
Kralievits KE, Raykar NP, Greenberg SL, Meara JG.
| Apr 27, 2015
13.

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
14.

A time-driven activity-based costing model to improve health-care resource use in Mirebalais, Haiti.

Lancet.
Mandigo M, O'Neill K, Mistry B, Mundy B, Millien C, Nazaire Y, Damuse R, Pierre C, Mugunga JC, Gillies R, Lucien F, Bertrand K, Luo E, Costas A, Greenberg SL, Meara JG, Kaplan R.
| Apr 27, 2015
15.

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
16.

Geospatial mapping to estimate timely access to surgical care in nine low-income and middle-income countries.

Lancet.
Raykar NP, Bowder AN, Liu C, Vega M, Kim JH, Boye G, Greenberg SL, Riesel JN, Gillies RD, Meara JG, Roy N.
| Apr 27, 2015
17.

A qualitative study exploring contextual challenges to surgical care provision in 21 LMICs.

Lancet.
Raykar NP, Yorlets RR, Liu C, Greenberg SL, Kotagal M, Goldman R, Roy N, Meara JG, Gillies RD.
| Apr 27, 2015
18.

Orientation-specific joining of AID-initiated DNA breaks promotes antibody class switching.

Nature.
Dong J, Panchakshari RA, Zhang T, Zhang Y, Hu J, Volpi SA, Meyers RM, Ho YJ, Du Z, Robbiani DF, Meng F, Gostissa M, Nussenzweig MC, Manis JP, Alt FW.
| Aug 26, 2015
19.

Targeting CD38 with Daratumumab Monotherapy in Multiple Myeloma.

N. Engl. J. Med.
Lokhorst HM, Plesner T, Laubach JP, Nahi H, Gimsing P, Hansson M, Minnema MC, Lassen U, Krejcik J, Palumbo A, van de Donk NW, Ahmadi T, Khan I, Uhlar CM, Wang J, Sasser AK, Losic N, Lisby S, Basse L, Brun N, Richardson PG.
| Aug 26, 2015
20.

Monoclonal Antibodies in Multiple Myeloma Come of Age.

N. Engl. J. Med.
Raje N, Longo DL.
| Aug 26, 2015