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March 25, 2020
Editorial

JAMA Surgery—The Year in Review, 2019

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0148
Original Investigation

Comparing Methods to Determine the Minimal Clinically Important Differences in Patient-Reported Outcome Measures for Veterans Undergoing Elective Total Hip or Knee Arthroplasty in Veterans Health Administration Hospitals

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0024

This cohort study uses distribution-based and anchor-based methods to calculate minimal clinically important differences in the Hip Disability and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score and in the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score for veterans undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty.

JAMA Network Insights

Surgical Treatment of Lymphedema

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0015

This article describes the characteristics and treatment options for lymphedema.

Research Letter

Surgeon Attitudes and Beliefs Toward Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair in Female Patients of Childbearing Age

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0099

This qualitative study examines surgeon’s thoughts on decision-making in repairing an abdominal wall hernia in a woman or girl of childbearing age.

Comment & Response

Should All Donors Be Treated by Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion?

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0043

Should All Donors Be Treated by Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion?—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0049
Peer Reviewers List

JAMA Surgery Peer Reviewers in 2019

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0061
March 18, 2020
Original Investigation

Robotic Inguinal vs Transabdominal Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair: The RIVAL Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0034

This randomized clinical trial assesses whether the robotic approach to inguinal hernia repair results in improved postoperative outcomes compared with traditional laparoscopic inguinal hernia repairs in adult patients with inguinal hernia.

Association Between American Board of Surgery Initial Certification and Risk of Receiving Severe Disciplinary Actions Against Medical Licenses

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0093

This study evaluates the association between surgeons obtaining American Board of Surgery certification and examination performance with receiving future severe disciplinary actions against their medical licenses.

Invited Commentary

Robotics vs Laparoscopy—Are They Truly Rivals?

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0052

Protecting Patients and Our Profession

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0108
Surgical Innovation

Use of Indocyanine Green for Intraoperative Ureteral Identification in Nonurologic Surgery

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0094

This article reviews the use of indocyanine green for intraoperative ureteral identification in nonurologic surgery.

Research Letter

US Hospital Type and Proximity to Mass Shooting Events

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0095

This study used data on mass shootings to examine the proximity of adult trauma centers, pediatric trauma centers, and non–trauma center hospitals to such events.

Comment & Response

Meeting the Educational Needs of an Increasingly Diverse Surgical Workforce

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0096

Meeting the Educational Needs of an Increasingly Diverse Surgical Workforce

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0097

Meeting the Educational Needs of an Increasingly Diverse Surgical Workforce—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 18, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0098
March 17, 2020
Editorial

Soothsaying and Prescriptive Analysis as a Treatment Algorithm: A Brave New World

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 17, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0451
March 11, 2020
Viewpoint

Disappointing Early Results From Opioid Prescribing Limits for Acute Pain

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.5891

This Viewpoint examines the success of opioid prescribing limits for patients with acute pain.

Original Investigation

Colorectal Cancer Risk Following Bariatric Surgery in a Nationwide Study of French Individuals With Obesity

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0089

This nationwide cohort study conducted using the French national health insurance information system database assesses whether undergoing bariatric surgery is associated with altered risk of colorectal cancer among individuals with obesity.

Association of Functional, Cognitive, and Psychological Measures With 1-Year Mortality in Patients Undergoing Major Surgery

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0091

This cohort study examines the association of functional, cognitive, and pyschological measure with 1-year mortality for patients enrolled in the Health and Retirement Study who underwent major surgery.

Invited Commentary

Does Bariatric Surgery Increase or Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risk—Is the Jury Still Out?

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0090

Reframing Surgical Risk Using Geriatric Assessment Measures

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0092
Review

Recommendations for the Prescription of Opioids at Discharge After Abdominopelvic Surgery: A Systematic Review

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.5875

This systematic review assesses existing recommendations on the prescription of opioids at discharge, the appropriate disposal of opioids, and the prevention of chronic postsurgical opioid use after abdominopelvic surgery.

Research Letter

Measuring Ergonomic Risk in Operating Surgeons by Using Wearable Technology

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6384

This case series study examines the ergonomic risk of surgery using wearable sensor inertial measurement units to monitor the ergonomics of surgeons at work.

Comment & Response

Parathyroidectomy and Hypertension

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6358

Parathyroidectomy and Hypertension—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 11, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6364
March 4, 2020
Viewpoint

Should We Train Female and Male Residents Slightly Differently?

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.5887

This Viewpoint highlights the importance of being aware of gender bias and different behavioral tendencies among men and women when training female surgeons.

Original Investigation

Short-term Outcomes After Robot-Assisted vs Open Pancreaticoduodenectomy After the Learning Curve

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0021

This cohort study assesses robot-assisted vs open pancreaticoduodenectomy after the learning curve.

Geographic Association Between Incidence of Acute Appendicitis and Socioeconomic Status

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6030

This study examines geographic patterns of incidence of acute and perforated appendicitis alongside geographic patterns of socioeconomic status.

Comparing the 5-Year Diabetes Outcomes of Sleeve Gastrectomy and Gastric Bypass: The National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network (PCORNet) Bariatric Study

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0087

This cohort study evaluates associations of sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass bariatric surgery with type 2 diabetes outcomes in adult patients.

Invited Commentary

Acute Appendicitis Incidence—Predisposing Factors, From Microbiota to Socioeconomic Status?

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6031

Bariatric Surgery and Diabetes Treatment—Finding the Sweet Spot

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0088
Research Letter

Relevance of Cardiac Surgery Outcome Reporting 3 Years Later in a New York and California Statewide Analysis

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6367

This study compares statewide cardiac surgery outcome reporting in California and New York with contemporary performance.

Comment & Response

Use of Disposable Perioperative Jackets and Surgical Site Infections

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6371

Use of Disposable Perioperative Jackets and Surgical Site Infections

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6374

Use of Disposable Perioperative Jackets and Surgical Site Infections

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6377

Use of Disposable Perioperative Jackets and Surgical Site Infections—Reply

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JAMA Surg. Published online March 4, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.6380
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