This study compares the availability of trauma care resources in Ghana in 2004 vs 2014.
Tapia et al test the hypothesis that residents lack a foundation in several nonclinical core competencies and develop a curriculum for integration into current didactic time. Proportions of resident responses are scored as positive (agree or strongly agree) or negative (disagree or strongly disagree) on 10 topics of a needs assessment survey.
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 study of original peer-reviewed articles in major surgery journals characterizes equality of sex representation of participants in human surgical clinical research.
This Special Communication summarizes the 3 key tenets of effective surgery leadership raised at the Society of Surgical Chairs mentorship panel sessions—collaboration and cooperativity, humanized relationships and mentorship, and operational efficiency.
This Special Communication summarizes the National Institutes of Health and American College of Surgeons Summit on Surgical Disparities Research to develop a national surgical disparities research agenda and funding priorities.
Ingalls et al identify differences in mortality for soldiers undergoing early and rapid evacuation from the combat theater and evaluate the capabilities of the Critical Care Air Transport Team and Joint Theater Trauma Registry databases.