This comparative effectiveness analysis assesses the association between the implementation of surgical safety checklists and all-cause 90- and 30-day mortality among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery.
This randomized clinical trial validates the safety and efficacy of video-assisted ablation of pilonidal sinus.
To preoperatively predict the risk of pN+ for NF-PanNETs Partelli et al retrospectively reviewed clinical and pathological data using multiple logistic regression analysis.
This observational study describes an international competency-based training paradigm for hernia surgery in underserved countries.
This retrospective study reported that conditional survival estimates may provide critical quantitative information about the changing probability of survival over time among patients undergoing liver resection for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. Krige and Kahn provide a related invited commentary.
Mavros et al conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the available evidence regarding treatment and prognosis in patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma.
Hyder and coauthors combine clinicopathologic variables associated with overall survival after resection of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma into a prediction nomogram.
Paul Olson et al perform a systematic review to characterize outcomes of palliative surgery for malignant bowel obstruction from peritoneal carcinomatosis to guide decision making about surgery and postoperative interventions for patients with terminal illness.