This observational study analyzes cervical spine clearance practices and the utility of computed tomographic scans of the cervical spine in intoxicated patients with blunt trauma.
This case series compares unroofing and marsupialization vs wide local excision as surgical therapy for pilonidal disease.
This Surgical Innovation article discusses the use of ambulatory extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for treating patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.
This cohort study evaluates associations between Caprini venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk scores and VTE incidence among patients in a surgical intensive care unit.
Resnick et al investigated the accuracy of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in the clearance of cervical spine injuries. See the Invited Commentary by Schreiber.
Aboagye et al examine the disparities that may exist in colorectal cancer screening and treatment by comparing the distribution of providers of these services in rural and urban counties in the United States.
Haut et al examine the comparative effectiveness of prophylactic inferior vena cava filters in trauma patients using meta-analysis to determine whether the filters prevented pulmonary embolism (PE), fatal PE, and mortality.