This Viewpoint discusses the risks of breast implant–associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma and updated guidelines issued by various national and international health agencies.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effectiveness of a question prompt list intervention vs usual care on patient engagement and well-being among older patients considering major surgery.
This cohort study of patients undergoing clean surgical procedures assesses whether use of perioperative disposable jackets is associated with the incidence of surgical site infections.
This study evaluates the association between a trainee’s sociodemographic factors with rates of passing the American Board of Surgery (ABS) qualifying and certifying examinations.
This cohort study investigates whether parathyroidectomy improves hypertension in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism.
This population-based cohort study of Medicaid recipients examines the trends in and outcomes of the use of robotic, laparoscopic, and open colectomy in the United States.
This cohort study assesses the long-term functional, psychological, emotional, and social outcomes of firearm injuries on survivors.
This cohort study investigates whether exposure to 30-day postoperative infection is associated with increased incidence of infection and mortality during postoperative days 31 to 365.
This cohort study assesses the association of preoperative patient frailty and varying levels of operative stress during surgical procedures with postoperative mortality.
This randomized clinical trial tests the effectiveness of cognitive aids on adherence to best practice in the management of deteriorating surgery patients.
This review provides an overview of the development and use of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with symptomatic severe aortic stenosis.
This article reviews the ways in which the visual concordance test, an electronic learning tool, can aid surgeons in decision-making during surgery.
This Clinical Guideline Synopsis reviews the Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery guidelines on the use of bowel preparation in elective colon and rectal surgery.
This study examines how the reduced use of institutional post–acute care in Medicare’s Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement program affected patients who underwent lower extremity joint replacement.
This study compares the efficacy of intraoperative parathyroid hormone measurement vs indocyanine green angiography of parathyroid glands in predicting early postthyroidectomy hypocalcemia.
This cohort study evaluates the variables used to estimate the risk of mortality in patients at high risk to undergo surgery.
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