Assessing the vital signs of regional surgical societies
Effectiveness of a central line bundle campaign on line-associated infections in the intensive care unit
Predictive factors for surgical site infection in general surgery
A prospective evaluation of the effect of sample collection site on intraoperative parathormone monitoring during parathyroidectomy
Utility of I-123 thyroid uptake scan in incidental thyroid nodules
Histopathologic characteristics of the primary tumor in breast cancer patients with isolated tumor cells of the sentinel node
Optimal number of radioactive sentinel lymph nodes to remove for accurate axillary staging of breast cancer
Chronic inflammatory changes in the anal transition zone after stapled ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
Steroids and poor nutrition are associated with infectious wound complications in children undergoing first stage procedures for ulcerative colitis
Population analysis predicts a future critical shortage of general surgeons
Human error, not communication and systems, underlies surgical complications
Gastric electrical stimulation is an effective and safe treatment for medically refractory gastroparesis
Blunt thoracic aortic injury
Results of endovascular therapy and aortobifemoral grafting for Transatlantic Inter-Society type C and D aortoiliac occlusive disease
Theraputic anticoagulation in the trauma patient
The impact of preinjury antiplatelet and anticoagulant pharmacotherapy on outcomes in elderly patients with hemorrhagic brain injury
The use of radioisotope combined with isosulfan blue dye is not superior to radioisotope alone for the identification of sentinel lymph nodes in patients with breast cancer
Reoperative parathyroidectomy
Long-term outcomes of laparoscopic versus open ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease
Intensive insulin therapy is associated with reduced infectious complications in burn patients
Hand transplantation in the United States
The palliative benefit of aggressive surgical intervention for both hepatic and mesenteric metastases from neuroendocrine tumors
Venous thromboembolism in elective operations
Comparison of risk adjustment methodologies in surgical quality improvement
The devil is in the details
Management of suspected pancreatic cystic neoplasms based on cyst size
Systemic not just mesenteric lymph causes acute lung injury following hemorrhagic shock
The influence of surgery in MEN-1 syndrome
Use of human acellular dermal matrix for hernia repair
Repeat pulmonary resection for metachronous colorectal carcinoma is beneficial