This Viewpoint discusses specialty fellowships within general surgery and emphasizes the importance of striking a balance between specialty fellowships and residential training.
This Viewpoint addresses the current changes in surgical care and training and details future directions for residency training in general surgery.
This Viewpoint discusses training of general surgery subspecialists through postresidency fellowships.
This Viewpoint reports on the composition of physicians participating in Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) accountable care organizations to determine the degree to which surgeons and other specialists are participating in MSSP programs.
This database study found that surgical training does not sufficiently emphasize the necessary exposure to technical expertise and clinical management of patients undergoing bariatric surgery.
This systematic review summarizes the literature on surgeon quality of life and burnout by surgical specialty.
This study reports that the Veterans Health Administration of surgical patients are less likely to receive either hospice or palliative care in the year prior to death compared with medical patients, yet surgical patients have a longer length of time and increased relative use of these services.