Surgical Research

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Let's Team Up to Prevent Patient Harm

Our exploration of surgical safety kicks off with a look at the persistent problem of medical care gone wrong.

Posted 01/09/17 | Daniel Cook, Executive Editor | Post a comment

Appendectomy Patients Don't Need an Overnight Stay

Researchers found little differences when they compared patients discharged on the day of an operation with those hospitalized overnight.

Posted 11/16/16 | Post a comment

ACS Improves Its Surgical Risk Calculator

The popular online tool will be modified later this year to become even more accurate.

Posted 05/20/16 | Post a comment

Researchers Target the 7 Deadliest and Most Expensive Emergency Surgeries

Together, they account for more than 80% of deaths and inpatient costs.

Posted 04/28/16 | Post a comment

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