GI/General/HPB surgeon, interested in global health, robotics, GI cancer, health policy.
This cohort study compares surgical procedure volume after the COVID-19–related shutdown of elective procedures and during the period of peak COVID-19 infection rates with prepandemic procedure...jamanetwork.com
After a dramatic drop in nonessential surgery rates early in the pandemic, U.S. hospitals quickly adapted to new safety protocols, and rates returned to normal, Stanford Medicine research shows.med.stanford.edu
It is critical in health care to neither overuse nor underuse resources. One of the key decisions in surgical treatment is to determine whether a patient can safely undergo an ambulatory procedure or...jamanetwork.com
Background Local, regional, and national diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives have been established to combat barriers to entry and promote retent...journals.sagepub.com