This observational study and intervention develop a prototype of a tool to improve the preoperative decision-making process and manage postoperative expectations among older adults undergoing high-risk surgery.
This review summarizes advances on the use of molecular testing to improve the diagnosis and prognostication of thyroid cancer.
This report describes the Delphi process used by the Patient-Reported Outcomes in Surgery Conference to develop a consensus-based research agenda focusing on patient-reported outcomes.
This cohort study evaluates the changes in survival associated with patterns of receipt of initial breast surgery for patients with stage IV breast cancer in the United States, with particular attention to women who survived at least 10 years.
This cohort study investigates the associations between socioeconomic variables and surgical resection in patients with early-stage pancreatic cancer.
This laboratory study examines the MC-2 peptide’s association with reduced liver injury following rescuscitated hemorrhagic shock in rats.
This study compares the availability of trauma care resources in Ghana in 2004 vs 2014.
This observational study assesses the effect of patient and hospital factors on mortality and readmission rates after surgical procedures and costs of surgery at safety-net hospitals.