Restrictions on resident work-hours: Responses from organizations representing surgery
Resident duty hours in surgery for ensuring patient safety, providing optimum resident education and training, and promoting resident well-being: A response from the American College of Surgeons to the Report of the Institute of Medicine, “Resident Duty Hours: Enhancing Sleep, Supervision, and Safety”
Comment of the American Board of Surgery on the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine Report, “Resident Duty Hours: Enhancing Sleep, Supervision, and Safety”
“Resident Duty Hours: Enhancing Sleep, Supervision, and Safety”: Response of the Association of Program Directors in Surgery to the December 2008 Report of the Institute of Medicine
Position statement on further work hour restrictions: The views of current and recent trainees
Metastatic activity and chemotherapy resistance in human pancreatic cancer—influence of cancer stem cells
Patient-reported outcome measures: The importance of patient satisfaction in surgery
Can decision making in general surgery be based on evidence? An empirical study of Cochrane Reviews
A survey of academic surgeons: Work, stress, and research
Erratum
Laparoscopy-assisted total gastrectomy for gastric cancer: A multicenter retrospective analysis
Repeated intraperitoneal instillation of levobupivacaine for the management of pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Erratum
Factors affecting the difficulty of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision with double stapling technique anastomosis for low rectal cancer
Poly(glycerol sebacate) films prevent postoperative adhesions and allow laparoscopic placement
Fluorescence-expressing viruses allow rapid identification and separation of rare tumor cells in spiked samples of human whole blood
Carbamylated erythropoietin protects the myocardium from acute ischemia/reperfusion injury through a PI3K/Akt-dependent mechanism
Portal annular pancreas, a notable pancreatic malformation: Frequency, morphology, and implications for pancreatic surgery
“Perseverance is my forte”: John M. Howard, MD
Spontaneous bilateral breast necrosis due to calciphylaxis
Richter's hernia at a 5-mm laparoscopic port site
Re-operative parathyroidectomy: An algorithm for imaging and monitoring of intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels that results in a successful focused approach
Response to “Re-operative parathyroidectomy: An algorithm for imaging and monitoring of intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels that results in a successful focused approach”
Let us not forget The Association of VA Surgeons (AVAS)
Response to “Let us not forget The Association of VA Surgeons”
Rapamycin—rather than FK506—might promote allograft tolerance induced by CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells
Response to “The role of immunosuppressive agents in Treg-based therapy for organ transplantation”
Cancer care in the pediatric surgical patient: A matter of interpretation
Response to “Cancer care in the pediatric surgical patient: A matter of interpretation”