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December 12, 2018
Viewpoint

Community-Based Approach to Trauma and ViolenceGuns, Germs, and Bystanders

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4616

This Viewpoint discusses a trauma response education program implemented in Chicago and its implications on a national level.

Original Investigation

Association of Screening and Treatment for Preoperative Asymptomatic Bacteriuria With Postoperative Outcomes Among US Veterans

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4759

This study evaluates the association between the presence of asymptomatic bacteriuria before a surgical procedure and the risk of developing infections after the procedure among adults who undergo nonurologic operations.

Invited Commentary

Observational Evidence Calls for Deimplementation of Routine Preoperative Urine Screening

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4765
Research Letter

Assessment of Public Attitudes Toward Weight Loss Surgery in the United States

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4650

This national cross-sectional survey of the US general population assesses the association of negative attitudes toward weight loss surgery and its subsequent use in obese patients.

Comment & Response

Guidelines Do Not Proscribe Surgeons Performing Genetic Testing

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4882

Guidelines Do Not Proscribe Surgeons Performing Genetic Testing—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4885
Correction

Rewording in Discussion for Clarification

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 12, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4925
December 5, 2018
Original Investigation

Association of Prevalence of Benign Pathologic Findings After Partial Nephrectomy With Preoperative Imaging Patterns in the United States From 2007 to 2014

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4602

This cohort study examines the prevalence of benign pathologic findings among adults after partial nephrectomy and potential risk factors associated with this prevelence.

Association of VA Surgeons

Trends and Outcomes of Cardiovascular Surgery in Patients With Opioid Use Disorders

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4608

This cohort study characterizes the national population of cardiac surgery patients with opioid use disorder and compares outcomes with cardiac surgery patients without opioid use disorder.

Review

Association of Surgical Risk With Exogenous Hormone Use in Transgender PatientsA Systematic Review

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4598

This systematic review assesses studies of exogenous hormone use in patients of all gender identities to determine the safety of stopping or continuing these regimens in transgender patients in the perioperative period.

Research Letter

Advance Care Planning in Older Adults With Multiple Chronic Conditions Undergoing High-Risk Surgery

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4647

This study conveys data on the prevalence of advanced care planning documentation in elderly individuals undergoing high-risk surgery.

Comment & Response

When One Data Set Is Insufficient—Things to Consider When Linking Secondary Data

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4750

When One Data Set Is Insufficient—Things to Consider When Linking Secondary Data—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4751

Addressing Clinical Significance

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4748

Addressing Clinical Significance—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online December 5, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.4749
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