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David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS

Looking forward – July 2018(Comments Off on Looking forward – July 2018)

July 1, 2018

Dr. Hoyt provides his perspective on the status of ACS Quality Programs and where they are headed in the future.

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Geriatric assessment and frailty in older cancer patients

The importance of identifying high-risk, frail cancer patients to ensure optical care is the focus of this month’s column.

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Endometrial cancer: An increasingly common gynecologic malignancy

Management of endometrial cancer, including risk factors such as genetics and obesity, are summarized.

Franklin Martin, MD, FACS, Founder of the American College of Surgeons

The rescue of Miss Inez Stone

The safe return of a relative of Franklin H. Martin, MD, FACS, after Germany’s declaration of war on Russia in 1914, is the focus of this month’s column.

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Joint Commission issues alert on violence prevention in the health care workplace

Factors associated with health workplace violence, including understaffing and unrestricted public access to hospital rooms and clinics, are summarized.


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