This study uses data from the Vascular Study Group of New England data registry to compare postoperative complication and long-term survival rates in patients who received general anesthesia with those who received combined epidural and general anesthesia for elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
This study identifies whether lean processes can be used to improve wait times for surgical procedures in Veterans Affairs hospitals.
This study describes the association of patient- and hospital-level factors on in-hospital mortality after elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
This cohort study measures opioid use between 90 days and 1 year after major surgery..
This study describes the broad spectrum of nonvascular surgery cases that require intraoperative vascular surgery assistance.
This nationwide retrospective cohort study describes patterns of episodes of diverticulitis before surgery and factors associated with earlier interventions using inpatient, outpatient, and antibiotic prescription claims.
This prospective cohort study found that postoperative complications and delirium are separately associated with adverse events and demonstrate a combined effect.
This study reports on the morbidity and mortality rates among patients who undergo an elective or emergency paraesophageal hernia repair.
This cohort study compares the level of antisepsis achieved with varying numbers and time until rinsing for preadmission showers using chlorhexidine gluconate, 4%.
Graham et al examine the effect of the revised American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) guidelines on postoperative major adverse cardiac events in noncardiac surgery subsequent to placement of cardiac stents.