American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Hot Topics! … from the ACS Communities

Join the discussion. Visit the ACS Communities to engage with your colleagues on a variety of subjects, including these hot topics.

  1. The “two four-year itch” (General Surgery)
  2. [Medical errors] are the third leading cause of death in the U.S. (General Surgery)
  3. Thirty-three days in a hospitalist hospital (General Surgery)
  4. Nissens and bougies (Minimally Invasive Surgery)
  5. The checklist culture: Patient safety or selling books? (General Surgery)
  6. Management of acute cholecystitis and appendicitis (General Surgery)
  7. Old dog, new trick (General Surgery)
  8. Duodenal ulcer (General Surgery)
  9. Role of neoadjuvant chemotherapy (Breast Surgery)
  10. Contained colorectal leak (Colon and Rectal Surgery)
  11. Success in residency (Gen Surgery)
  12. Cologuard testing (Gen Surgery)
  13. MACRA, PQRS, and EHR (General Surgery)
  14. Thyroidectomy numbers (General Surgery)
  15. Transition from academic to community practice (General Surgery)