Tag Archive for ‘acute care surgery’

The Role of the Acute Care Surgeon in Caring for Patients with Cancer

General surgeons offer continuity of care for surgical diseases and provide expertise on general surgery conditions, which helps provide safe and effective care for cancer patients.

ACS Scholarships and Fellowships

Apply for ACS/AAST International Scholarship 2020

The deadline to apply for the ACS/American Association for the Surgery of Trauma International Scholarship 2020 is March 16.

Scholarships and Fellowshipes

Apply for ACS/AAST International Scholarship 2019

The deadline to apply for the ACS/AAST International Scholarship 2019 is March 15.

Latin America

Acute care surgery’s role in expanding the surgical workforce in Latin America

The link between LCoGS indicator 2 and acute care surgery education and training are outlined as is acute care surgery’s role in responding to World Health Assembly resolution 68.15.

Figure 1. Summary of survey respondents by career category

2016 ACS Governors Survey: Will acute care surgery change the surgical landscape?

Surgeons’ views on the impact of acute care surgery on patient care and general surgery practice, based on the findings of the 2016 ACS Governors Survey, are summarized.


Graduate of the first acute care surgery fellowship program reflects on the experience

The development of the first acute care surgery fellowship and the role that surgeons trained in this discipline can play in alleviating ED overcrowding and general surgery workforce issues are addressed in this article.


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