Acute cholecystitis
A protocol for the management of adhesive small bowel obstruction
Clearly defining pediatric massive transfusion
Obesity and clotting
Does resuscitation with plasma increase the risk of venous thromboembolism?
Damage-control techniques in the management of severe lung trauma
A pharmacologic approach to vagal nerve stimulation prevents mesenteric lymph toxicity after hemorrhagic shock
Variations in the implementation of acute care surgery
Outcomes after emergency general surgery at teaching versus nonteaching hospitals
Regional collaborative quality improvement for trauma reduces complications and costs
Radiation fear
Estrogen modulates intestinal mucus physiochemical properties and protects against oxidant injury
Successful laparoscopic cholecystectomy after percutaneous cholecystostomy tube placement
Early surgical intervention for blunt bowel injury
Identification of diverticulitis patients at high risk for recurrence and poor outcomes
The modern acute care surgeon
The benefit of neck computed tomography compared with its harm (risk of cancer)
Nonoperative management of hemodynamically unstable abdominal trauma patients with angioembolization and resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta
Evaluation and management of blunt traumatic aortic injury
An evidence-based review
Traumatic intra-abdominal hemorrhage control
Impact of prehospital transfer strategies in major trauma and head injury
Improvised tourniquets
Clinical evidence of inflammation driving secondary brain injury
Refining the operative curriculum of the acute care surgery fellowship
Central pressurized cadaver model (CPCM) for resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) training and device testing
On-demand three-dimensional printing of surgical supplies in conflict zones
Pelvic and lower extremity injuries in Homer’s Iliad
A case of profound pneumatosis intestinalis in a patient with recent polytrauma
Risk factors for delirium in older trauma patients admitted to the surgical intensive care unit
Featured Articles for CME Credit January 2015