Specialties, Surgical

Known as: surgical specialty (field), Surgical Specialty, Surgical Specialties 
The branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures.
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2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Surgical site infections (SSIs) are associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Furthermore, SSIs constitute a… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between the Timed Up and Go test and postoperative… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The h-index, a bibliometric indicator that objectively characterizes the impact of an author's scholarship… (More)
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2012
2012
Nonoperative treatment of acute appendicitis (AA) with antibiotics is not ‘‘big news’’ to surgeons who follow the literature. The… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to assess the attributable risk and potential benefit of smoking cessation on surgical outcomes… (More)
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2008
2008
One of the most important advantages of computer simulators for surgical training is the opportunity they afford for independent… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Scheduling surgical specialties in a medical facility is a very complex process. The choice of schedules and resource… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Because there is considerable variation in practice patterns and outcomes for carotid endarterectomy (CE… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Career development of health professionals is one of many uses of Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), with many… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Robotic technology is enhancing surgery through improved precision, stability, and dexterity. In image-guided procedures, robots… (More)
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