Hot Threads in ACS Communities


Here are the top discussion threads in ACS Communities just prior to press time (all are from the General Surgery community except where indicated):

1. New ACS Resource: Employed Surgeon Primer

2. Information for employed physicians (Practice Issues and Economics Workgroup)

3. 100% mortality

4. Healthcare Quality Improvement Act & Sham Peer Reviews

5. Barriers to price transparency

6. Committee on Trauma re: gun violence

7. Pulsatile irrigation

8. Diastasis recti (Minimally Invasive Surgery)

9. Mesenteric ischemia--how much more digging can I do?

10. Hospital committee attendance payment

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