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The impact of health literacy in the care of surgical patients: a qualitative systematic review.
De Oliveira GS Jr, McCarthy RJ, Wolf MS, Holl J.
BMC Surg
. 2015 Jul 17;15:86. doi: 10.1186/s12893-015-0073-6.
PMID:26182987 Free PMC Article

Objective structured assessment of nontechnical skills: Reliability of a global rating scale for the in-training assessment in the operating room.
Dedy NJ, Szasz P, Louridas M, Bonrath EM, Husslein H, Grantcharov TP.
. 2015 Jun;157(6):1002-13. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2014.12.023. Epub 2015 Feb 20.
PMID: 25704419

Pooled Open Blocks Shorten Wait Times for Nonelective Surgical Cases.
Zenteno AC, Carnes T, Levi R, Daily BJ, Price D, Moss SC, Dunn PF.
Ann Surg
. 2015 Jul;262(1):60-7. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001003.

Single dose oral ibuprofen plus caffeine for acute postoperative pain in adults.
Derry S, Wiffen PJ, Moore RA.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
. 2015 Jul 14;7:CD011509. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Variation in Transfusion Practices and the Effect on Outcomes After Noncardiac Surgery.
Abdelsattar ZM, Hendren S, Wong SL, Campbell DA Jr, Henke P.
Ann Surg
. 2015 Jul;262(1):1-6. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001264.
PMID: 26020111

A Double-Blinded Randomized Trial to Compare the Effectiveness of Minimally Invasive Procedures Using Patient-Reported Outcomes.
Bingener J, Skaran P, McConico A, Novotny P, Wettstein P, Sletten DM, Park M, Low P, Sloan J.
J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jul;221(1):111-21. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.02.022. Epub 2015 Mar 3.
PMID: 26095558

Organizational Culture Changes Result in Improvement in Patient-Centered Outcomes: Implementation of an Integrated Recovery Pathway for Surgical Patients.
Wick EC, Galante DJ, Hobson DB, Benson AR, Lee KK, Berenholtz SM, Efron JE, Pronovost PJ, Wu CL.
J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jun 8. pii: S1072-7515(15)00370-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.05.008. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 26228010

The utility of the matrix format for surgical morbidity and mortality conference.
Bhalla VK, Boone L, Lewis F, Gucwa AL, Kruse EJ.
Am Surg
. 2015 May;81(5):503-6.
PMID: 25975336

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