The gavel box
Reconstruction after major chest wall resection
The protective role of laparoscopic antireflux surgery against aspiration of pepsin after lung transplantation
Does the interval from imaging to operation affect the rate of unanticipated metastasis encountered during operation for pancreatic adenocarcinoma?
A comparison of future recruitment needs in urban and rural hospitals
Albumin is a better predictor of outcomes than body mass index following coronary artery bypass grafting
Improving breast cancer care through a regional quality collaborative
Predictive value of response to steroid therapy on response to splenectomy in children with immune thrombocytopenic purpura
Tumor volume and percent positive lymph nodes as a predictor of 5-year survival in colorectal cancer
Lower extremity vascular injuries
Pneumonia in the surgical intensive care unit
Use of antibiotics alone for treatment of uncomplicated acute appendicitis
Comparative effectiveness of bariatric surgery and nonsurgical therapy in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus and body mass index <35 kg/m2
Donation after cardiac death
Risk stratification for the development of a subsequent pneumonia after a nondiagnostic bronchoalveolar lavage
The addition of a nurse practitioner to an inpatient surgical team results in improved use of resources
In-house direct supervision by an attending is associated with differences in the care of patients with a blunt splenic injury
Increasing hospital costs for Clostridium difficile colitis
H2 blockers decrease gut mucus production and lead to barrier dysfunction in vitro
General surgery training without laparoscopic surgery fellows
Evaluating resident operative performance
Team training can improve operating room performance
Morbidity and mortality after bowel resection for acute mesenteric ischemia
Late abdominal aortic endograft explants
Primary tumor size, not race, determines outcomes in women with hormone-responsive breast cancer
Sampling of secondary margins decreases the need for re-excision after partial mastectomy
To ‘gram or not’? Indications for intraopertive cholangiogram
Single-incision laparoscopic colectomy for cancer
Optimizing the management of cutaneous melanoma in the elderly
Assessment of platelet transfusion for reversal of aspirin after traumatic brain injury
Outcomes after preoperative endoscopic ultrasonography and biopsy in patients undergoing distal pancreatectomy
Impact of withdrawal of care and futile care on trauma mortality
Impact of preinjury warfarin and antiplatelet agents on outcomes of trauma patients
Primary hyperparathyroidism with a history of head and neck irradiation