This observational study describes an international competency-based training paradigm for hernia surgery in underserved countries.
This Viewpoint assesses the current status of postdischarge data collection in US trauma registries.
This cohort study investigates the associations between socioeconomic variables and surgical resection in patients with early-stage pancreatic cancer.
This cohort study uses SEER database data to investigate the survival benefit of breast surgery for low-grade ductal carcinoma in situ.
This retrospective analysis shows that liver transplantation is a valid therapeutic option in selected patients with benign solid liver tumors who are not amenable to resection.
This retrospective cohort study using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results registry reports that there has been a significant increase in the incidence of colorectal cancer diagnosed in young adults, with a decline in older patients. Turaga provides a related editorial.
Patel and coauthors determine the effect of meeting a standardized set of critical care end points, or donor management goals, on the number of organs transplanted per donor using expanded criteria donors. See the Invited Commentary by Salim.
Black et al determine racial differences in the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy among patients with pathologically node-negative breast cancer during the period when sentinel lymph node biopsy became the preferred method for axillary staging as well as whether such differences affect lymphedema risk. See the Invited Commentary by Murphy and Schulick.