This Viewpoint describes 8 techniques that surgeons can use to cultivate joy in their work.
This study examines 1 year of administrative, clinical, and financial data from US hospitals ranked in the top 50 for gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgical procedures by US News & World Report and compares their abdominal operations outcomes with those of hospitals not included on the list.
This research study assesses Choosing Wisely deimplementation recommendations from surgical specialty societies to ascertain how many are directly applicable to surgical procedures or under surgeons’ control.
This crossover randomized clinical trial assesses whether participants completing the American College of Surgeons Bleeding Control Basic training with Combat Application Tourniquets can effectively apply bleeding control principles using other tourniquet types.
This study examines treatment compliance, conversion to surgery, and survival outcomes of patients with borderline resectable and locally advanced pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma undergoing primary chemotherapy.
This study uses Medicaid data files to estimate the association of estimated driving distance and reported driven ambulance miles from an injury site to a hospital during emergency medical service calls as a means to assess data accuracy for use in future research.
This Viewpoint describes implementation science research as it applies to surgical topics.
This cross-sectional study evaluates the current system for generating and updating the data used to quantify the relative value unit of a surgeon’s work for each surgical procedure.
This cohort study examines factors associated with lymphedema after neoadjuvant chemotherapy and axillary lymph node dissection in women with node-positive breast cancer.
This study assesses the value of routine esophagrams in detecting anastomotic leaks after esophagectomy.
This study compares the postoperative mortality risk among patients with vs without heart failure who undergo elective ambulatory surgery.
This cohort study evaluates patient characteristics, injury patterns, surgical interventions, mortality, and causes of death up to 1 year after the index event among injured older adults who were included in compared with those who were excluded from trauma registries.
This Special Communication elaborates on the concept of microaggressions and provides suggestions for how recipients or bystanders can respond to them.
This study examines the changes in the composition of visiting professorships by race and sex at 25 academic surgical programs from 2007 through 2017.
This Viewpoint describes 2 pathways by which surgeons can use their clinical knowledge to advocate for health care policies that will benefit patients.
This cohort study describes US trends in adopting loop ileostomy for treating fulminant C difficile colitis.
This cohort study investigates the factors on primary and restaging magnetic resonance imaging that are associated with lateral local recurrence in low rectal cancer after chemoradiotherapy or radiotherapy and to formulate specific guidelines on which patients might benefit from a lateral lymph node dissection.
This Clinical Guideline Synopsis reviews the Tokyo Guidelines 2018 on antimicrobial therapy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis.
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