The following comments were received regarding recent articles published in the Bulletin.
Hospital-based preoperative clinic applies ERAS and Strong for Surgery guidelines to optimize patients for surgery
The results of an ERAS initiative and a Strong for Surgery checklist applied to colorectal surgery patients at CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System, Texarkana, TX, are summarized.
A summary of the ACS Clinical Research Program sessions at Clinical Congress 2019 is provided.
The potential role of NCDB data in treating rare malignancy is explored.
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