This Viewpoint describes how genetics and sociopolitical constructs of race/ethnicity are associated with cancer risk, treatment, and outcomes.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the effects of perioperative administration of gabapentin on postoperative pain resolution and time to cessation of opioid use.
This cohort study evaluates whether overlapping surgery is associated with worsened morbidity and mortality in a large series of neurosurgical cases.
This study prospectively evaluates the quality of the field triage system to identify severely injured adult trauma patients.
This study determines the performance of fluorodeoxyglucose F18–labeled positron emission tomography with computed tomography in diagnosing lung malignancy across different populations with varying cancer prevalence.
This survey study identifies and compares the perceptions of surgical faculty members and residents about performance, capability, autonomy, and expectations surrounding entrustable professional activities.
This cohort study uses data from several large databases to examine the association between hospital financial distress and immediate breast reconstruction surgery after mastectomy among women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ.
This single-institution cohort study investigates whether clinicians routinely document the pretest probability of malignancy in patients with high-risk indeterminate pulmonary nodules and compares these estimates with those generated by the Mayo Clinic Model.
This cohort study evaluates the association of the Enhanced Recovery in National Surgical Quality Improvement Program pilot with length of stay after colectomy.
This cohort study assesses how well patients predict future well-being after mastectomy with or without immediate reconstruction and how prediction accuracy is associated with satisfaction and decision regret.
This cross-sectional analysis of annual financial disclosure documents calculates the cost of 1 minute of operating room time, assesses cost by setting and facility characteristics, and ascertains the proportion of costs that are direct and indirect.
This systematic review compares methods for determining military and civilian preventable deaths to understand the best practices for evaluating preventable death.
This article describes the transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy vestibular approach (TOETVA), a new remote access endoscopic technique for thyroid gland excision.
A 78-year-old man with a history of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism presented with severe abdominal pain. Blood testing revealed an elevated creatinine level, an elevated lactate level, an international normalized ratio of 4.6, a lowered hemoglobin level, and a lowered hematocrit level. What is your diagnosis?
A 71-year-old man with a history of coronary artery bypass graft using the left internal mammary artery to the left anterior descending in 1997 presented with frequent ventricular tachycardia on routine pacemaker interrogation. What is your diagnosis?
This population-based analysis examines the association between surgical volume and postoperative results in patients with esophageal achalasia who underwent esophagomyotomy.
This study examines the rate of and investment in publication of randomized clinical trials in surgery in the United States and abroad.
This article presents a survey of 328 member health care centers by a consortium focused on improving quality in rectal cancer surgery.
This study examines the utility of excising facial nonmelanoma skin cancer in very elderly patients.
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