Brotman et al conducted a systemic review to compare the effectiveness and safety of pharmacologic and mechanical strategies to prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients undergoing bariatric surgery.
This Special Communication describes evidence-based guidelines to enhance the appropriate, safe, and effective practice of parathyroidectomy.
This laboratory study reports that brilliant blue FCF is an alternative, nontoxic marking dye that may improve human saphenous vein conduit function and decrease intimal hyperplasia.
This observational study evaluates the results obtained in a population of patients with Crohn disease who have undergone side-to-side isoperistaltic strictureplasty.
This observational cohort study found that β-blockade was beneficial perioperatively in high-cardiac-risk patients undergoing noncardiac surgery but increased the risk of death in patients with no cardiac risk factors.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the effectiveness of thrombelastogram-adjusted prophylactic enoxaparin dosing among trauma and surgical patients.
This cohort study determines if inferior vena cava filter insertion in trauma patients affects overall mortality.