This viewpoint discusses the need for approval of and funding for gun research.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the safest procedures after initial successful nonoperative treatment of periappendicular abscess by comparing treatment success and morbidity in patients receiving interval appendectomy with patients receiving nonsurgical follow-up with magnetic resonance imaging.
This survey study identifies patient self-reported preferences for risks, benefits, and other attributes of treatment options available to individuals who are candidates for bariatric surgery.
This randomized clinical trial examines the incidence of incisional hernia in patients undergoing prophylactic intraperitoneal mesh implantation vs patients undergoing standard abdominal closure.
This study investigates the association of timing of colostomy reversal after diverticulitis with operative outcomes and patient characteristics using data from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project State Inpatient Databases.
This Clinical Update discusses the risks and benefits of nonantibiotic medical, minimally invasive, and open surgical management for acute diverticulitis of various severities.
This medical record review assesses the safety and feasibility of using nonpledgeted sutures for patients undergoing heart valve replacement.
This Viewpoint discusses approaches to providing care for high-profile patients that ensures proper care for all patients in the hospital as well as protecting the privacy of high-profile patients.
This cohort study compares the outcomes of nonoperatively managed appendicitis against appendectomy in patients with uncomplicated appendicitis from a private insurance claims database.
This single-arm study evaluates the role of fluorescent lymphography using near-infrared imaging as an intraoperative tool for achieving complete lymph node dissection and compares the number of lymph nodes retrieved with the use of near-infrared imaging and the number of lymph nodes retrieved without the use of near-infrared imaging.
This Surgical Innovation describes the essential elements of an affordable, rechargeable, built-for-purpose surgical headlight for use in resource-constrained settings.
This multicenter study investigates the risk factors, patterns, and outcomes of late recurrence after curative liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma.
This study describes opioid prescribing and consumption for a variety of surgical procedures and investigates factors associated with opioid consumption after surgery.
This narrative review explains the importance of the Fragility Index score, a measure of the robustness of randomized clinical trials, and describes the relative robustness of articles in surgery, general medicine, and cardiology.
This study analyzes a survey conducted at a gathering of clinicians who specialize in breast cancer in sub-Saharan Africa to better understand what they need from international collaborators.
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