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By Benjamin Chandler I'm a curious vascular fellow!
Prakash A Patel, Lee A Fleisher
The rising use of antiplatelet therapy for primary prevention and secondary prevention of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events poses a dilemma for physicians in the perioperative period. The proven benefits of aspirin in preventing further thrombotic events in patients with prior ACS or stroke make it difficult to withdraw this therapy. The risk of hypercoagulability associated with surgery is also independent of antiplatelet withdrawal, but adds to the rebound effect of platelet responsiveness. Therefore, aspirin should be continued whenever feasible...
2014: Advances in Surgery
Morgan K Richards, Jarod P McAteer, F Thurston Drake, Adam B Goldin, Saurabh Khandelwal, Kenneth W Gow
IMPORTANCE: Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has created a shift in how many surgical diseases are treated. Examining the effect on resident operative experience provides valuable insight into trends that may be useful for restructuring the requirements of resident training. OBJECTIVE: To evaluate changes in general surgery resident operative experience regarding MIS. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: Retrospective review of the frequency of MIS relative to open operations among general surgery residents using the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education case logs for academic years 1993-1994 through 2011-2012...
February 2015: JAMA Surgery
Thomas H Cogbill, Mark A Malangoni, John R Potts, R James Valentine
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May 2014: Journal of the American College of Surgeons
Richard H Bell
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October 2009: Surgery
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