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Presidential address: Engendering operative autonomy in surgical training
Applying industrial process improvement techniques to increase efficiency in a surgical practice
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Is intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring necessary with ipsilateral parathyroid gland visualization during anticipated unilateral exploration for primary hyperparathyroidism: A two-institution analysis of more than 2,000 patients
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An interleukin-4 polymorphism is associated with susceptibility to Clostridium difficile infection in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: Results of a retrospective cohort study
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Extended use of diaphragm pacing in patients with unilateral or bilateral diaphragm dysfunction: A new therapeutic option
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High readmission rates after surgery for chronic pancreatitis
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How much guidance is given in the operating room? Factors influencing faculty self-reports, resident perceptions, and faculty/resident agreement
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Thermogenic changes after gastric bypass, adjustable gastric banding or diet alone
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Cost discrepancies for common acute care surgery diagnoses in Ohio: Influences of hospital characteristics on charge and payment differences
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Outcomes associated with resident involvement in laparoscopic colorectal surgery suggest a need for earlier and more intensive resident training
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Novel microRNA correlations in the severely injured
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Bounceback branchpoints: Using conditional inference trees to analyze readmissions
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A variation in the value of colectomy for cancer across hospitals: Mortality, readmissions, and costs
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Is arginine/asymetric dimethylarginine ratio depletion an indicator of insufficient resuscitation in a porcine model of hemorrhage-reperfusion?
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Hospital utilization and consequences of readmissions after liver transplantation
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A simulator-based resident curriculum for laparoscopic common bile duct exploration
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Can't have one without the other: Component separation plus mesh for repairing difficult incisional hernias
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A prospective, randomized, multicenter trial of Surgisis Gold, a biologic prosthetic, as a sublay reinforcement of the fascial closure after open bariatric surgery
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Borderline and locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma margin accentuation with intraoperative irreversible electroporation
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Abnormal serum pancreatic enzymes, but not pancreatitis, are associated with an increased risk of malignancy in patients with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms
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Ninety-day postdischarge outcomes of inpatient elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy
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Optimal management of delayed gastric emptying after pancreatectomy: An analysis of 1,089 patients
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Outpatient follow-up versus 30-day readmission among general and vascular surgery patients: A case for redesigning transitional care
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A new risk stratification algorithm for the management of patients with adrenal incidentalomas
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Can ultrasound be used to predict malignancy in patients with a thyroid nodule and an indeterminate fine-needle aspiration biopsy?
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Proton pump inhibitors induce changes in colonocyte gene expression that may affect Clostridium difficile infection
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The importance of empiric abdominal computed tomography after urgent laparotomy for trauma: Do they reveal unexpected injuries?
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A chest trauma scoring system to predict outcomes
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Relative value units and payer mix analysis of facial trauma coverage at a level 1 trauma center: Is the current model sustainable?
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Cost-efficiency and outcomes in the treatment of perforated peptic ulcer disease: Laparoscopic versus open approach
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Is the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service's lack of reimbursement for postoperative urinary tract infections in elderly emergency surgery patients justified?
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A case-cohort study of postoperative myocardial infarction: Impact of anemia and cardioprotective medications
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Minimally invasive, nonendoscopic thyroidectomy: A cosmetic alternative to robotic-assisted thyroidectomy
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Factors predictive of readmission after hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
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Increasing prevalence of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis as an indication for liver transplantation