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This multicenter study of patients after liver resection for hilar cholangiocarcinoma evaluates whether the number of positive lymph nodes or the lymph node ratio was most accurate for staging.
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How do we combat the spiraling costs of surgical care? http://ja.ma/2aS19nm
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This Special Communication summarizes the 3 key tenets of effective surgery leadership raised at the Society of Surgical Chairs mentorship panel sessions—collaboration and cooperativity, humanized relationships and mentorship, and operational efficiency.
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This article discusses the use of wearable, high-definition cameras to create a surgical skills video library to improve resident training.
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By the year 2030, more than 20% of the population will be aged 65 years or older.1 Currently, this older population represents more than 35% of all inpatient procedures, accounting for a disproportionate use of health care resources and expenditures.2,3 This use of resources often spans beyond...
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This cohort study evaluates secular trends in the management of choledocholithiasis in the United States and compares hospital length of stay between patients with choledocholithiasis treated with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography with laparoscopic cholecystectomy vs with laparoscopic common bile duct exploration with laparoscopic cholecystectomy. http://ja.ma/2aB1H4i
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A commonly held belief states that paying more for a product is an assurance of higher quality. The adage “you get what you pay for” has been the conventional wisdom for many prospective buyers, whether they are debating buying a new vs a used vehicle, buying an index vs a managed mutual fund, or...
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Since 1954, when the first kidney transplantation was performed, more than half a million living donor kidney transplants have been completed.1 A study2 on 3698 living kidney donors showed that the postoperative mortality rate of donation is 0.03% and that the risk of long-term end-stage renal...
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This case series used a review of medical records to investigate the effect of costs of an index hospital admission on subsequent readmission rates among patients undergoing colorectal, pancreatic, or hepatic resection. http://ja.ma/2bbRZGn
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Commentary: The ethical dilemma of compensating living kidney donation. http://ja.ma/2aU6QVv
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This case series used a review of medical records to investigate the effect of costs of an index hospital admission on subsequent readmission rates among patients undergoing colorectal, pancreatic, or hepatic resection.
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JAMA Surgery is an international, peer-reviewed journal published weekly online and monthly in print.