This Viewpoint describes challenges associated with open access publishing and describes ways for publishers, journals, and authors to manage these challenges.
This population-based study uses data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)–Medicare linked database to identify and compare the survival rates and costs attributed to muscle-invasive bladder cancer in older US adults.
This multicenter cohort study compares satisfaction and breast-related quality of life reported by patients undergoing breast implant reconstruction or autologous tissue reconstruction 2 years after surgery.
This multicenter cohort study assesses complication rates for common mastectomy reconstruction techniques during 2 years of follow-up.
This population-based study quantifies the association of attending surgeon attitudes with rates of genetic testing after diagnosis of breast cancer using information from patient and surgeon surveys merged to SEER and genetic testing data.
This study reviews video obtained at the time of robotic pancreaticoduodenectomy to determine if technical variables are associated with postoperative delayed gastric emptying among patients who underwent the surgery.
This cross-sectional study assesses the prevalence of preoperative opioid use and the characteristics of patients undergoing surgery who report opioid use.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the incidence of postoperative venous thromboembolism and use of venous thromboembolism prevention methods among Korean patients with gastric cancer.
This cohort study examines the association of preoperative antiviral treatment with the incidences of microvascular invasion and posthepatectomy early tumor recurrence in adult patients with hepatitis B virus–related hepatocellular carcinoma.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the feasibility of formal mindfulness-based stress reduction training among surgical trainees.
This systematic review assesses evidence of interventions that aim at reducing postsurgical opioid prescribing.
This Guide to Statistics and Methods describes the attributes, potential uses, and limitations of the Society of Thoracic Surgery National Database.
This Guide to Statistics and Methods details use of the Sociey for Vascular Surgery’s Vascular Quality Improvement Program, a robust database that provides detailed data of common vascular procedures.
This Surgical Innovation assesses global implementation of a national surgical, obstetric, and anesthesia plan in low- and middle-income countries.
A 9-month-old infant with a prenatal history of fetal hydrops treated with a thoracoamniotic shunt and a postnatal history of pleural effusion presents with a lung mass that has a feeding vessel. What is your diagnosis?
This cohort study investigates the association between heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and bacterial infection in trauma patients.
This database study uses the 2005-2011 American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Project database to evaluate the association of patient frailty with complications after adrenalectomy.
This study examines the use of tissue-based simulations in cardiothoracic surgery with medical students, residents, and fellows.
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