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American College of Surgeons: Enhanced Recovery Pathway for Colorectal Surgical Patients Improves Outcomes, Reduces Cost

Successful protocol shortens hospital stays, reduces patients’ risk of complications, and cuts costs up to $11,000 per...

American College of Surgeons: Monitoring Fluid Intake May Help Improve Outcomes for Bariatric Surgery Patients

A well-structured water distribution and documentation process led to increased water intake at one hospital, according to...

American College of Surgeons: Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy Has Low Rate of Breast Cancer Recurrence

  Journal of the American College of Surgeons study investigators say most women with breast cancer are eligible...