This Viewpoint describes the origins of the opioid epidemic, including clinicians’ involvement in overprescribing opioid drugs, as well as some means to prevent future substance use disorder.
This Viewpoint encourages the US surgical community to come to a consensus regarding surgical head attire in operating rooms.
This randomized clinical trial assesses whether low-dose supplementation of arginine vasopressin during the resuscitation of hemorrhagic shock decreases the need for transfusions in patients with trauma.
This longitudinal cohort study evaluated Medicare claims of 516 392 patients who underwent high-risk cancer surgery from 2005 through 2016 to determine trends in 30-day mortality and postoperative complications in hospitals that met the Leapfrog volume standards vs those that did not meet the standards.
In this cohort study, health care expenditures among patients in the year preceding and following elective surgery are evaluated with a machine learning approach to identify clinical and comorbid patterns that may be associated with an increased risk of health care super-utilization in the year following surgery.
This survey-based study explores whether differences exist between the perspectives of male and female general surgery residents on future career goals, salary expectations, and salary negotiation that may contribute to disparity later in their careers.
This cohort study assesses the incidence of and risk factors and outcomes associated with breast cancer recurrence of the nipple-areola complex among patients with invasive breast cancer who underwent nipple-sparing mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction.
This secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial investigates patterns of recurrence after adjuvant chemotherapy in pancreatic cancer and the association with survival.
This study investigates whether decreased opioid prescribing is associated with a decrease in patient-reported satisfaction with their surgeon.
This cohort study examines the association of vessel-sealant devices compared with conventional hemostasis in thyroid operations with the development of neck hematoma.
This cohort study describes symptom burdens in Canadian patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma who underwent resection.
This systematic review examines treatment of crescendo transient ischemia attacks with carotid endarterectomy or carotid artery stenting.
This article describes innovations in explainable artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques.
This JAMA Network Insights article describes the use of a robot platform in minimally invasive thoracic surgery.
This study examines the variations in opioid-prescribing habits in a single endocrine surgery practice.
This observational study compares outcomes of patients with torso stab wounds who present to level I vs level II trauma centers.
This study explores the near-term results of an effort to improve the access of a large, underserved urban population to appropriate urologic specialty care through clinical integration.
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