This Viewpoint presents an opinion generally in support of the change in the USMLE Step 1 scoring system to pass/fail, with some reservations also expressed.
This article describes how the changes in USMLE Step 1 scoring to pass/fail may affect international medical graduates.
This Viewpoint offers a clerkship director’s perspective on the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 change from score-based results to pass/fail.
This Viewpoint offers international medical graduates’ perspective on the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 change from score-based results to pass/fail.
This randomized clinical trial assesses whether the 1-month spleen salvage rate among patients with splenic trauma at high risk of rupture is higher after prophylactic splenic arterial embolization or surveillance and then embolization only if necessary.
This randomized clinical trial uses data from the Early Venous Reflux Ablation trial to evaluate the long-term clinical and cost benefits of combined early endovenous ablation and compression compared with compression therapy alone and deferred ablation for treating superficial venous reflux of the leg.
This cohort study uses data from the State Ambulatory Surgery and Services Databases to examine the association of race, health insurance status, and household income with the location in which ambulatory surgery is performed among patients in New York and Florida between 2011 and 2013.
This cohort study examines the oncologic outcomes associated with the use of 2 different types of implants in breast reconstruction among survivors of breast cancer.
This case-control study examines oncologic outcomes in patients with breast cancer who receive immediate breast reconstruction with nipple- or skin-sparing mastectomy vs outcomes in those who receive complete mastectomy alone.
This multicenter cohort study develops and validates a simplified comprehensive model that estimates on day 10 after liver transplant the risk of early allograft failure with 90 days among patients who undergo liver transplant.
This diagnostic study assesses the accuracy of post–neoadjuvant chemotherapy image-guided biopsy to predict residual cancer in the breast.
This narrative review assesses the evaluation and treatment of patients with hypercortisolism.
This article describes the design of a quality improvement system for use in low- and middle-income countries.
This article summarizes management of gallstone disease in pregnant patients.
This article summarizes “Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Cancer in Adults: A Summary of Guidelines From the UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence,” which is aimed at improving outcomes in pancreatic cancer.
This case-control study examines the rates of refills under 2 separate strategies for opioid prescribing after operations in a hepatopancreatobiliary surgery department.
This study examines payments from medical device and pharmaceutical companies compiled in the Open Payments Database to physician-authors of the Congress of Neurological Surgery’s clinical practice guidelines.
This study evaluates the risk of preoperative opioid exposure on all-cause mortality after outpatient surgery.
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