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Safety in Hand Surgery: Eliminating Wrong-Site Surgery.

After studying this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Understand the definition of wrong-site surgery and what it may encompass. 2. State the causes of wrong-site hand surgery. 3. Give examples of initiatives used to prevent wrong-site surgery. 4. Describe a process to minimize the risk of performing wrong-site surgery.

Regional Thoracic Surgery Quality Collaboration Formation: Providence Thoracic Surgery Initiative.

Surgery quality initiatives improve clinical outcomes in cardiac and general surgery. No mature thoracic surgery (TS) regional effort has been described.

Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery: Facial Feminization Surgery and Facial Masculinization Surgery.

Facial feminization surgery was pioneered in the 1980s to provide options for trans women who were having difficulty with their outward appearance. This process presented a novel application of craniofacial surgery at the time. This text outlines the basic differences between male and female facial morphology, as well as the procedures we use to feminize the face.

Plastic Surgery Resident-Run Cosmetic Clinics: A Survey of Current Practices.

The recently increased minimum aesthetic surgery requirements set by the Plastic Surgery Residency Review Committee of the ACGME highlight the importance of aesthetic surgery training for plastic surgery residents. Participation in resident aesthetic surgery clinics has become an important tool to achieve this goal. Yet, there is little literature on the current structure of these clinics.

A Wrong-Site Surgery Protocol for Dermatological Surgery.

Declining Resident Experience in Open Vascular Operations Threatens the Status of Vascular Surgery as an Essential Content Area of General Surgery Training.

The objective of this study was to document trends in the performance of open arterial vascular surgery procedures (OAVP) by general surgery residents (GSR).

Evaluation of Postoperative Mandibular Positional Changes After Mandibular Setback Surgery in a Surgery-First Approach: Isolated Mandibular Surgery Versus Bimaxillary Surgery.

The aim of this study was to compare postoperative positional changes in the mandible after isolated mandibular surgery (IMS) or bimaxillary surgery (BMS) in a surgery-first approach (SFA).

"Pathways to academic leadership in plastic surgery - a nationwide survey of program directors, division chiefs, and department chairs of plastic surgery".

While plastic surgeons and plastic surgery residents aspire to leadership in academic plastic surgery, there is no well-established pathway.

Gordon F. Murray, MD, January 8, 1939-May 21, 2018.

Dr. Gordon F. Murray was the 44 president of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and a distinguished member of this profession. He had a major influence on surgery as both Chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Chairman of the Department of Surgery at West Virginia University. An advocate of resident education, he served on the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and the Residency Review Committee, and was President of the Thoracic Surgery Directors Association. He was a tireless worker and leader ...

Neurologic Injury Predicts Plaintiff Award in Federal Cardiac Surgery Trials.

Cardiothoracic surgery is one of the more highly litigated medical specialties. The incidence and outcomes of federal cases related to cardiac surgery have not been previously explored.

A Predictive Model for Primary Closure Lengths in Mohs Surgery Based on Skin Cancer Type, Dimensions, and Location.

Surgical scar length is a common concern among patients undergoing Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS).

Bariatric Surgery Waiting Lists in Spain.

Bariatric surgery is one of the most common general surgery procedures in countries that, like Spain, have public healthcare systems, but is also one of the procedures for which patients have to wait the longest. The Spanish Society of Obesity Surgery (SECO) conducted a survey to estimate the situation of bariatric surgery waiting lists in Spain's public hospitals and to gather information on a number of related aspects.

Appraisal and Current Considerations of Robotics in Colon and Rectal Surgery.

Robotic technology aims to obviate some of the limitations of conventional laparoscopic surgery, yet the role of robotics in colorectal surgery is still largely undefined and varies with respect to its application in abdominal versus pelvic surgery.

Could Nasal Surgery Affect Multilevel Surgery Results for Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

To study the role of nasal surgery as a part of multilevel surgery for management of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

Surgical Site Infections After Dermatologic Surgery in Immunocompromised Patients: A Single-Center Experience.

Immunosuppression is often considered as an indication for antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent surgical site infections (SSI) while performing skin surgery. However, the data on the risk of developing SSI after dermatologic surgery in immunosuppressed patients are limited.

Academic productivity of spine surgeons at United States neurological surgery and orthopedic surgery training programs.

Spinal surgery is taught and practiced within two different surgical disciplines, Neurological Surgery (NS) and Orthopedic Surgery (OS). This article provides a unified analysis of academic productivity measured by h-index attributable to spine-focused faculty at U.S. residency programs.


Bariatric surgery has been an alternative when conservative methods of weight loss fail. Patients undergoing bariatric surgery have an increased risk of up to 6.5% of problems related to alcohol.

Medical Costs of Delayed Hip Fracture Surgery.

Waiting for hip fracture surgery is associated with complications. The objective of this study was to determine whether waiting for hip fracture surgery is associated with health-care costs.

Obesity surgery makes patients healthier and more functional: real world results from the United Kingdom National Bariatric Surgery Registry.

The National Bariatric Surgery Registry (NBSR) is the largest bespoke database in the field in the United Kingdom.

Precision Surgery for Obesity.

Precision medicine is targeted towards improving the effectiveness of treatment, reducing the side effects of drugs and reducing medical costs. The application of precision surgery for obesity is a new concept that involves 2 stages: the first stage is to attain a precise obesity surgery, and the second stage is to achieve individualized obese gene therapy. In this article, we discuss the value of precision surgery for obesity, its stages and its future application to improve obesity surgery. Due to recent ...

Initial experiences with robotic single-site thoracic surgery for mediastinal masses.

The da Vinci single-site platform has been applied in many fields of surgery, but use of this single-site platform in thoracic surgery has not been reported. The aim of this study was to report the author's experiences and surgical outcomes with robotic single-site surgery in the field of thoracic surgery.

Assessing the Risk-Benefit Ratio of Scoliosis Surgery in Cerebral Palsy: Surgery Is Worth It.

The true benefits of scoliosis surgery in cerebral palsy (CP) remain uncertain. Our aims were to determine the benefits of spinal fusion according to health-related quality of life (HRQoL) improvement at long-term follow-up and to explore the effect of surgery-related complications on clinical outcomes.

When is Teenage Plastic Surgery vs Cosmetic Surgery OK - Reality vs Hype? - A Systematic Review.

Plastic surgery in teenagers has become popular in past decades due to an increase in self-awareness and desire to "fit in" with their peers. In 2016, over 229,551 cosmetic procedures were performed in patients who are under the age of 19 years old . The trend of plastic surgery in adolescents is increasing, and it is important for plastic surgeons to perform safe and appropriate procedures in this group. To this date, there is a myriad of literature on the psychological and ethical issues concerning plasti...

A Descriptive Analysis of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Presidents.

The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) is the major educational organization for dermatologic surgery in the United States. Presidents are elected annually from among their members.

The Frequency of Re-Surgery after Cervical Disc Nucleoplasty.

In percutaneous cervical nucleoplasty (PCN) a portion of the nucleus tissue is ablated using the Coblation technique. Re-surgery is an important factor for the clinical outcome. However, the rate of subsequent surgery after PCN is still unknown. The aim of this study was to investigate the frequency of an additional open surgery after PCN in a retrospective of more than ten years.

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