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.
This article describes the characteristics and treatment options for lymphedema.
This qualitative study examines surgeon’s thoughts on decision-making in repairing an abdominal wall hernia in a woman or girl of childbearing age.
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.
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.
This article reviews the use of indocyanine green for intraoperative ureteral identification in nonurologic surgery.
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.
This Viewpoint examines the success of opioid prescribing limits for patients with acute pain.
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.
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.
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.
This case series study examines the ergonomic risk of surgery using wearable sensor inertial measurement units to monitor the ergonomics of surgeons at work.
This Viewpoint highlights the importance of being aware of gender bias and different behavioral tendencies among men and women when training female surgeons.
This cohort study assesses robot-assisted vs open pancreaticoduodenectomy after the learning curve.
This study examines geographic patterns of incidence of acute and perforated appendicitis alongside geographic patterns of socioeconomic status.
This cohort study evaluates associations of sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass bariatric surgery with type 2 diabetes outcomes in adult patients.
This study compares statewide cardiac surgery outcome reporting in California and New York with contemporary performance.
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