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Intrathyroidal thymic tissue in children: Avoiding unnecessary surgery.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 May 8;53(5):1010-1013. Epub 2018 Feb 8.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Appropriate use of total parenteral nutrition in children with perforated appendicitis.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 May 9;53(5):991-995. Epub 2018 Feb 9.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Risk stratification in pediatric perforated appendicitis: Prospective correlation with outcomes and resource utilization.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 Feb 14;53(2):250-255. Epub 2017 Nov 14.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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February 2018

The utility of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis and management of pediatric benign ovarian lesions.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 Jan 31. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Division of Pediatric Radiology, The Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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January 2018

Parental presence at induction of anesthesia: perceptions of a pediatric surgical department before and after program implementation.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 Jan 31. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, McGill, Canada. Electronic address:

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January 2018

Standardization of care for pediatric perforated appendicitis improves outcomes.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 Dec 5;52(12):1916-1920. Epub 2017 Sep 5.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Let our fellows go: a plea for allowing global surgery electives during pediatric surgical training.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 Dec 5;52(12):2088-2090. Epub 2017 Sep 5.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre; Montreal, Quebec.

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December 2017

Musculoskeletal deformities following neonatal thoracotomy: long-term follow-up of an esophageal atresia cohort.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 Dec 5;52(12):1898-1903. Epub 2017 Sep 5.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Chest Wall Anomalies Center, Shriners Hospital for Children, Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Outcome prediction in gastroschisis - The gastroschisis prognostic score (GPS) revisited.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 May 27;52(5):718-721. Epub 2017 Jan 27.

Divisions of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, Quebec.

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May 2017

Pediatric surgical capacity in Africa: Current status and future needs.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 May 29;52(5):843-848. Epub 2017 Jan 29.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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May 2017

Determinants of outcomes in patients with simple gastroschisis.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 May 28;52(5):710-714. Epub 2017 Jan 28.

The Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2017

A Case-Control Study of Maternal Polybrominated Diphenyl Ether (PBDE) Exposure and Cryptorchidism in Canadian Populations.

Environ Health Perspect 2017 05 26;125(5):057004. Epub 2017 May 26.

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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May 2017

Oral antibiotics for perforated appendicitis in children.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

J Pediatr Surg 2017 02 28;52(2):367. Epub 2016 Sep 28.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Letter to the Editor.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

J Pediatr Surg 2017 01 3;52(1):197. Epub 2016 Oct 3.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Room B04.2028, Montreal, Quebec, H4A 3J1, Canada. Electronic address:

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January 2017

Success and duration of dynamic bracing for pectus carinatum: A four-year prospective study.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 Jan 27;52(1):124-129. Epub 2016 Oct 27.

Chest Wall Anomaly Center, Shriners Hospital for Children, Montreal, Canada.

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January 2017

Partnership in fellowship: Comparative analysis of pediatric surgical training and evaluation of a fellow exchange between Canada and Kenya.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 Oct 13;51(10):1704-10. Epub 2016 Jun 13.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2016

Dispatches from the Africa Mercy: A ship of hope and healing.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Bull Am Coll Surg 2016 09;101(9):35-42

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September 2016

Gastroschisis outcomes in North America: a comparison of Canada and the United States.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 Jun 3;51(6):891-5. Epub 2016 Mar 3.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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June 2016

The Relationship between Intraoperative Rupture and Recurrence of Pediatric Ovarian Neoplasms: Preliminary Observations.

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 2016 Apr 20;29(2):111-6. Epub 2015 Aug 20.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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April 2016

The Canadian Biliary Atresia Registry: Improving the care of Canadian infants with biliary atresia.

Paediatr Child Health 2016 Apr;21(3):131-4

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec.

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April 2016

Congenital paraesophageal hernia: The Montreal experience.

J Pediatr Surg 2015 Sep 17;50(9):1462-6. Epub 2015 Jan 17.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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September 2015

Determinants of postoperative abscess occurrence and percutaneous drainage in children with perforated appendicitis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2014 Dec 2;30(12):1265-71. Epub 2014 Nov 2.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300 Tupper, C-818, Montreal, QC, H3H 1P3, Canada,

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December 2014

Pediatric laparoscopic appendectomy: a population-based study of trends, associations, and outcomes.

J Pediatr Surg 2014 Dec 5;49(12):1714-8. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Benefits of an abridged antibiotic protocol for treatment of gangrenous appendicitis.

J Pediatr Surg 2014 Dec 11;49(12):1723-5. Epub 2014 Oct 11.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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December 2014

Satisfaction levels of paediatric surgeons in Canada.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Paediatr Child Health 2014 Nov;19(9):481-4

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November 2014

Attitudes and knowledge regarding health care policy and systems: a survey of medical students in Ontario and California.

CMAJ Open 2014 Oct 1;2(4):E288-94. Epub 2014 Oct 1.

Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, Calif.

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October 2014

Dextranomer hyaluronic acid copolymer effects on gastroesophageal junction.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014 May;58(5):593-7

*Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery †Division of Pediatric Pathology ‡Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2014

A survey-based assessment of the Canadian pediatric surgery workforce.

J Pediatr Surg 2014 May 21;49(5):678-81. Epub 2014 Feb 21.

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital of Winnipeg, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.

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May 2014

Determinants of appendicitis outcomes in Canadian children.

J Pediatr Surg 2014 May 22;49(5):777-81. Epub 2014 Feb 22.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre. Electronic address:

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May 2014

Outcomes of pediatric laparoscopic fundoplication: a critical review of the literature.

Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2014 Feb 28;28(2):97-102. Epub 2013 Nov 28.

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February 2014

Outcomes of pediatric appendicitis: an international comparison of the United States and Canada.

JAMA Surg 2014 Jan;149(1):50-5

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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January 2014

Transitioning from stiff chest tubes to soft pleural catheters: prospective assessment of a practice change.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2013 Oct 26;23(5):389-93. Epub 2013 Feb 26.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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October 2013

Percutaneous pigtail catheter versus tube thoracostomy for pediatric empyema: A comparison of outcomes.

Surgery 2013 Oct;154(4):655-60; discussion 660-1

Department of Pediatrics, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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October 2013

Outcomes of early versus late intestinal operations in patients with gastroschisis and intestinal atresia: results from a prospective national database.

J Pediatr Surg 2013 Oct;48(10):2022-6

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3.

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October 2013

A comparison of techniques for laparoscopic gastrostomy placement in children.

J Surg Res 2013 Sep 10;184(1):392-6. Epub 2013 Jun 10.

Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2013

Prenatal and postnatal features of mesenchymal hamartoma of the chest wall: case report and literature review.

Pediatr Surg Int 2013 Jul 15;29(7):735-40. Epub 2013 Mar 15.

Division of Pediatric Radiology, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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July 2013

Infantile myofibromas obstructing opposite ends of the gastrointestinal tract.

J Pediatr Surg 2013 Feb;48(2):449-53

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2013

Laparoscopic treatment of isolated salpingeal torsion in children: case series and a 20-year review of the literature.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2012 Nov 15;22(9):941-7. Epub 2012 Oct 15.

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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November 2012

Gangrenous appendicitis in children: a prospective evaluation of definition, bacteriology, histopathology, and outcomes.

J Surg Res 2012 Sep 30;177(1):123-6. Epub 2012 Mar 30.

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2012

Chain appendicitis.

Am Surg 2012 Sep;78(9):E432-4

Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2012

Contemporary 2-year outcomes of complex gastroschisis.

J Pediatr Surg 2012 Aug;47(8):1521-8

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, California, USA.

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August 2012

Gastroschisis: a multi-centre comparison of management and outcome.

Afr J Paediatr Surg 2012 Jan-Apr;9(1):17-21

Department of Paediatric Surgery, King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.

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June 2012

The value of laparoscopy in the management of abdominoscrotal hydroceles.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2012 May;22(4):419-21

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2012

Pectus carinatum treatment in Canada: current practices.

J Pediatr Surg 2012 May;47(5):862-6

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2012

Laparoscopic excision of a gastric lymphatic malformation.

Am Surg 2012 Apr;78(4):E232-4

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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April 2012

Appendicitis, is it an emergency?

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Am Surg 2012 Mar;78(3):373-4; author reply 374

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March 2012

Symptomatic postoperative pneumoperitoneum after resection of giant ovarian masses.

Am Surg 2012 Feb;78(2):115-7

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2012

The use of laparoscopy in ventriculoperitoneal shunt revisions.

J Pediatr Surg 2011 Nov;46(11):2146-50

The Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3.

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November 2011

The quest for significance.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Bull Am Coll Surg 2011 Apr;96(4):28-32

McGill University, Montreal, QC.

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April 2011

Laparoscopic excision of a rudimentary uterine horn in a child.

J Pediatr Surg 2011 Feb;46(2):411-4

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital; McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2011

Cervical esophageal duplication cyst: case report and review of the literature.

J Pediatr Surg 2010 Sep;45(9):e1-5

Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.

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September 2010

Early pyloric stenosis: a case control study.

Pediatr Surg Int 2009 Dec;25(12):1053-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Miller Children's Hospital, Long Beach, California & University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA, USA.

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December 2009

Sour grapes: ultrasound abnormalities spurred delivery and neonatal surgery.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2009 Sep 26;201(3):332.e1-2. Epub 2009 Apr 26.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA, USA.

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September 2009

Minimal access surgical management of large juvenile polyps in children.

J Pediatr Surg 2009 Sep;44(9):e9-13

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Miller Children's Hospital, Long Beach, CA 90806, USA.

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September 2009

Gastric volvulus in children: lessons learned from delayed diagnoses.

Semin Pediatr Surg 2009 May;18(2):98-103

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2009

Postoperative antibiotic therapy for children with perforated appendicitis.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Am J Surg 2008 Dec 16;196(6):1003-4. Epub 2008 Apr 16.

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December 2008

Vacuum-assisted closure for complicated neonatal abdominal wounds.

J Pediatr Surg 2008 Dec;43(12):2202-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University Children's Hospital, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA.

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December 2008

A startling transformation.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Bull Am Coll Surg 2008 Dec;93(12):43-4

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December 2008

Gastroduodenal emphysema.

J Pediatr Surg 2008 Nov;43(11):2121-3

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA.

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November 2008

Ovarian teratoma with torsion masquerading as intussusception in 4-year-old child.

West J Emerg Med 2008 Nov;9(4):228-31

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine.

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November 2008

Closed loop foregut obstruction in a premature neonate.

J Pediatr Surg 2008 Jul;43(7):e11-4

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA.

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July 2008

Thoracoscopic upper lobectomies for symptomatic congenital lung cysts.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2008 Feb;18(1):174-8

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, California, USA.

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February 2008

Sternal cleft, Morgagni hernia, and ectopic liver: a unique chest wall anomaly.

J Pediatr Surg 2007 Dec;42(12):2132-5

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA.

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December 2007

Antibiotic therapy and interval appendectomy for perforated appendicitis in children: a selective approach.

Am Surg 2007 Sep;73(9):917-22

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Children's Hospital, Orange, California and Miller Children's Hospital, Long Beach, California 92868-3298, USA.

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September 2007

Evaluation of surgical approaches to pyloromyotomy: a single-center experience.

J Pediatr Surg 2007 May;42(5):865-8

Division of Clinical Research and Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada H3H 1P3.

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May 2007

Canada-trained pediatric surgeons: a cross-border survey of satisfaction and preferences.

J Pediatr Surg 2007 May;42(5):878-84

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California-Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868-3298, USA.

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May 2007

Appendicitis in children treated by pediatric versus general surgeons.

J Am Coll Surg 2007 Jan;204(1):34-9

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Miller Children's Hospital, Long Beach, CA, USA.

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January 2007

What are the true advantages of a pediatric appendicitis clinical pathway?

Am Surg 2006 Oct;72(10):885-9

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Children's Hospital, Orange 92868, USA.

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October 2006

Risk of rupture in appendicitis.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

J Am Coll Surg 2006 Aug;203(2):265-6; author reply 266

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August 2006

Bladder prolapse through a patent urachus: fetal and neonatal features.

J Pediatr Surg 2006 May;41(5):e5-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868-3298, USA.

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May 2006

Thoracoscopic repair of esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula: lessons learned.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2006 Apr;16(2):174-8

Department of Surgery, University of California at Irvine, Orange, California, USA.

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April 2006

Omental torsion.

J Pediatr Surg 2006 Feb;41(2):458-9

Division of Pediatric Surgery, UCI Medical Center, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, USA.

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February 2006

Abdominal foregut perforations in children: a 10-year experience.

J Pediatr Surg 2005 Dec;40(12):1903-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Children's Hospital, Orange, CA 92868-3298, USA.

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December 2005

Emergent vs urgent appendectomy in children: a study of outcomes.

J Pediatr Surg 2005 Dec;40(12):1912-5

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Children's Hospital, Orange, CA 92868-3298, USA.

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December 2005

Recurrent gastrointestinal tract bleeding secondary to jejunal gastric heterotopia.

J Pediatr Surg 2005 Oct;40(10):1654-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA.

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October 2005

Cecal vascular malformation mimicking appendicitis in a child.

Pediatr Surg Int 2005 Sep 20;21(9):723-4. Epub 2005 Oct 20.

Division of Pediatric Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA.

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September 2005

Colonic perforation in the first few hours of life associated with rhizomelic chondrodysplasia punctata.

Pediatr Surg Int 2005 Aug 13;21(8):662-4. Epub 2005 Oct 13.

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Bldg. 53, Rt. 81, 101 The City Drive, Orange, CA 92868, USA.

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August 2005

Meconium obstruction in the very low birth weight premature infant.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Pediatrics 2004 Nov;114(5):1367; author reply 1367-8

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November 2004

Annular pancreas in children: a recent decade's experience.

J Pediatr Surg 2004 Nov;39(11):1654-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868-3298, USA.

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November 2004

Perforated appendicitis in children: is there a best treatment?

Authors:
Sherif Emil

J Pediatr Surg 2004 Sep;39(9):1447

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September 2004

Neonatal esophageal perforation.

Authors:
Sherif G S Emil

J Pediatr Surg 2004 Aug;39(8):1296-8

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA.

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August 2004

Meconium obstruction in extremely low-birth-weight neonates: guidelines for diagnosis and management.

J Pediatr Surg 2004 May;39(5):731-7

Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange 92868, USA.

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May 2004

Crisis in health care.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Bull Am Coll Surg 2004 Jan;89(1):53

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January 2004

Britain's NHS.

Authors:
Sherif Emil

Bull Am Coll Surg 2003 Jul;88(7):56

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July 2003

Appendicitis in children: a ten-year update of therapeutic recommendations.

J Pediatr Surg 2003 Feb;38(2):236-42

Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2003