Keyword: Annals of Surgery
Even when taking into account increased resources, general and vascular procedures performed in teaching hospitals are better for high-risk patients.
A surgery that improves a younger person’s quality of life could easily do the opposite for an elderly patient.
More and more surgeons are turning to social media platforms not only to connect with their peers but also to share experiences on new techniques and practices.
A medical journal is apologizing and has pulled an article that referred to surgeons using male pronouns only.
To assist with the opioid crisis, a surgeon recommends physicians take advantage of e-prescribing, which can personalize prescriptions for individual patients.
A medical center used a simple idea to reduce the number of opioids it prescribes to patients: It provided surgeons with guidelines on how many pain pills to send home with patients after a specific surgery.