This Viewpoint describes emerging evidence that 2 different classes of anesthetics have dissimilar effects on cancer metastasis.
This Viewpoint discusses the relative dearth of surgeons in chief exectuive officer positions in hospitals across the United States and suggests 3 strategies to increase the number of surgeons in leadership roles.
This population-based study compares data from US national databases to examine the association between emergency medical service response times and motor vehicle crash mortality.
This noninferiority randomized clinical trial conducted at a single center in China compares the safety and efficacy of a 3-dimensionally printed navigational template approach with that of the conventional computed tomography–guided method for localizing small peripheral lung nodules.
This repeated cross-sectional measures analysis of data from the National Trauma Data Bank National Sample Program compares trends in case-fatality percentages of motor vehicle crashes and firearm injuries in US levels I and II trauma centers across 10 years to assess whether firearm injuries are increasing in severity.
This cohort study evaluates an alternative approach to monitoring surgical complications by reviewing medication, laboratory test, and radiologic test orders in the electronic health record for patients who just underwent a surgical procedure.
This analysis of the nonrandomized controlled Swedish Obese Subjects (SOS) study examines the incidence and type of revisional bariatric surgeries completed (banding, vertical banded gastroplasty, and gastric bypass) in 26 years of follow-up of study participants.
This cohort study compares the association between preoperative cognitive status and postoperative delirium in adults undergoing major nonemergent surgery.
This cohort study uses Veterans Administration and Medicare data to develop a risk prediction tool to improve patient selection for carotid endarterectomy among patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis.
This study investigates the association between long-term opioid use among family members and persistent opioid use among opioid-naive adolescents and young adults undergoing surgical and dental procedures.
This cohort study examines the changes in blood pressure and use of antihypertensive medications in patients who have undergone surgery for primary aldosteronism.
This Rational Clinical Examination systematic review and meta-analysis attempts to identify patient attributes and clinical findings associated with a risk of severe envenomation in patients who have experienced a pit viper snakebite.
This population-based study assesses the use of preoperative mammography and subsequent rates of diagnostic tests and breast disease among women undergoing evaluation for macromastia.
This study evaluates 12 years’ worth of clinical data on transvaginal mesh complications and depression or self-harm in women who received a midurethral mesh sling.
This study uses the 2009-2014 Nationwide Emergency Department Sample to describe the volume and disposition of individuals with firearm injuries presenting to US emergency departments to determine opportunities to deliver interventions to prevent recurrent injury.
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