This Viewpoint discusses clinical breast examination as an alternative to screening mammography in elderly women.
This cohort study reports there are variations in hospital episode payments among Medicare patients undergoing bariatric surgery procedures.
This cohort study compares the 5-year efficacy of gastrointestinal metabolic surgery vs medical treatment for type 2 diabetes mellitus in mildly obese patients.
This cohort study reports that bariatric surgery increases the chance for remission of type 2 diabetes mellitus.
This prospective cohort study found that postoperative complications and delirium are separately associated with adverse events and demonstrate a combined effect.
This cohort study evaluates the impact of extranodal extension size on axillary nodal burden, disease recurrence, and survival in patients with breast cancer.
This case series assesses the efficacy of liver transplantation in children with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma or hepatoblastoma.
This observational study reports that the survival advantage of endovascular over open aortic aneurysm repairs is maintained for 3 years, after which time, endovascular repair was associated with a higher mortality but mortality differences did not reach statistical significance during the study period.
This population-based cohort study investigates whether the risk for revision of a mesh-based procedure for treatment of stress urinary incontinence is related to surgeon volume among women who underwent these procedures.
This analysis assesses the reported prevalence of domestic violence among trauma patients.
This Surgical Innovation discusses the applications arising from nanotechnology for therapeutic and diagnostic use in cancer.
A woman in her 70s presents with an asymptomatic mass of the gastric fundus. What is your diagnosis?
We present the case of a 40-year-old man who was admitted to our hospital with acute abdominal pain on the right flank. A similar episode had occurred 1 month before admission that improved spontaneously. What is your diagnosis?
This study examines the temporal trends in and the factors associated with contralateral prophylactic mastectomy among men who received a diagnosis of unilateral invasive breast cancer.
This study investigates whether a negative computed tomographic finding following blunt trauma is sufficient for ruling out intra-abdominal injury.
This study hypothesizes that safe and reasonable outcomes can be achieved when single-port laparoscopy is used before a right hemicolectomy for obese patients.
This quality improvement project assesses the preferences of veterans with regard to telephone, video, and in-person postoperative visits.
This study hypothesizes that surgery cancellations are more frequent in the first 6 months following the placement of a drug-eluting stent and that a higher proportion of early cancellations are associated with acute myocardial infarction or death.
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