This Viewpoint describes the lack of funding for trauma research as a possible cause of increasing mortality rates from traumatic injury.
This study aims to determine whether there is a minimum number of minimally invasive pancreaticoduodenectomy cases performed by a hospital that is associated with a reduced likelihood of postoperative complications.
This study examines the effectiveness of robotic pancreatoduodenectomy vs open pancreatoduodenectomy for clinically relevant pancreatic fistula occurrence and other major postoperative outcomes.
This cohort study evaluates whether sarcopenia and/or osteopenia are associated with 1-year mortality in an older trauma patient population.
This observational study of patients with peritonitis in Malawi hypothesizes that increased access to timely triage and emergency surgical care would improve mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa.
This population-based cohort study examines the link between bariatric surgery and improvement in psoriasis symptoms.
This study uses a surveye of women with recently diagnosed breast cancer identified through SEER to evaluate patient decisions on contralateral prophylactic mastectomy and the effect of the surgeon’s recommendations.
This population-based study of the Danish National Patient Registry examines reoperation rates after wire-guided breast-conserving surgery in patients with nonpalpable invasive breast cancer or ductal carcinoma in situ and whether the risk of reoperation is associated with ductal carcinoma in situ or histologic type of invasive breast cancer.
A healthy 43-year-old woman presented with weight loss, heartburn, and progressively worsening dysphagia to solid food. Intriguingly, the heartburn was most severe while she was sitting up but lying supine relieved the symptoms. What is your diagnosis?
This systematic review and meta-analysis summarizes the estimate of attrition prevalence among general surgery residents.
This mixed methods analysis evaluates a postoperative video-based coaching intervention for residents.
This study describes a method for performing resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) using a standardized distance from a set point of entry.
This study reports participant characteristics and academic productivity of a structured mentoring program combining the disciplines of public health research and surgery to enhance the academic experience for students and faculty.
This case-control study examines the association between providing surgeons with individualized cost feedback and surgical supply costs in the operating room.
This secondary analysis of the Excellence in Prehospital Injury Care Traumatic Brain Injury Study evaluates whether a statistically supportable threshold between systolic pressure and mortality exists in patients with traumatic brain injury.
This cohort study uses ACS NSQUIP data to identify associations specific postoperative complications on outcomes after elective colon resection.
A 52-year-old previously healthy man presented to the emergency department with gradual onset of severe right lower quadrant abdominal pain over the course of 24 hours without overt signs of peritonitis. The patient reported undergoing an appendectomy when he was 10 years old. What is your diagnosis?