This Viewpoint discusses breast-conserving surgery trends and emerging intraoperative margin assessment techniques.
This cohort study examines state variation in the temporal trend and the proportion of women among a cohort of US women with early-stage breast cancer treated with surgery.
This review summarizes the field of oncologic anthropology—a transdisciplinary field of research on the racial/ethnic variations in cancer—and discusses breast cancer in white American, African American, and African women.
This cross-sectional review evaluates how specific components of electronic health record systems were associated with the weekend effect for patients undergoing acute cholecystectomy, acute appendectomy, and acute hernia repair.
This randomized clinical trial examines whether follow-up care delivered via a mobile app can be used to avert in-person follow-up care visits compared with conventional, in-person follow-up care in the first 30 days following ambulatory surgery.
This cross-sectional cohort study evaluates the association between early postoperative discharge practices and overall surgical episode spending and expenditures for postdischarge care use and readmissions.
This meta-analysis evaluates the association of implementation of computerized clinical decision support systems with rates of ordering of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis and the rates of venous thromboembolism.
This study of California Cancer Registry records assesses the prognostic determinants of overall survival among patients undergoing liver resection for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma and develops a prognostic score for this purpose.
A 45-year-old woman with factor 1 deficiency presented with a history of multiple episodes of lower gastrointestinal bleeding, occurring every 3 to 4 months for 4 years and associated with crampy abdominal pain. What is your diagnosis?
This Viewpoint discusses firearm violence as a public health problem and the need to leverage resources to develop effective prevention strategies for firearm injury.
This cohort study evaluates the outcomes of patients who receive complete vs incomplete doses of radiation following surgery for rectal adenocarcinoma.
This study reports on the use and benefits of ratio-based blood product transfusions among patients without traumatic injury.
This article reviews the benefits of incorporating a more objective method to assess surgical competency for credentialing.
This database study examines evidence of provider-induced demand in the management of carotid artery stenosis.
This study measures resident surgeon technical and nontechnical skills for trauma core competencies before and after training and up to 18 months later and compares resident performance with the performance of expert traumatologists.
A 24-year-old man was brought to the emergency department after a high-speed motor vehicle collision