This study evaluates the association between preoperative use of narcotics and postoperative outcomes in patients with Crohn disease.
A man aged 54 years presented to the emergency department with a 1-month history of generalized weakness and bilateral lower extremity swelling that had progressed to his upper abdomen. What is your diagnosis?
This nationwide retrospective cohort study describes patterns of episodes of diverticulitis before surgery and factors associated with earlier interventions using inpatient, outpatient, and antibiotic prescription claims.
This observational study uses National Inpatient Sample data to examine the rates of complications, mortality, and costs associated with emergency general surgery.
This study seeks to quantify the need for transitional surgical care for pediatric patients with surgically corrected congenital anomalies in the coming decades.
A woman in her 70s presents with an asymptomatic mass of the gastric fundus. What is your diagnosis?
This study evaluated the association between the percentage of change in hemoglobin levels and morbidity as an independent factor or combined with the nadir hemoglobin concentration in patients who undergo major gastrointestinal surgery.