Editorial| Volume 225, ISSUE 4, P599, April 2023

From the Editor-in-Chief: Featured papers in the April 2023 Issue

Published:February 19, 2023DOI:
      In the April Issue of the American Journal of Surgery (AJS) we feature the manuscripts listed below:
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        • Valbuena V.S.M.
        • Dualeh S.H.A.
        • Kunnath N.
        • Dimick J.B.
        • Ibrahim A.M.
        Disparities in unplanned surgery amongst medicare beneficiaries.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Zenilman M.
        Unplanned surgery: role of social determinants of health.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Funk L.M.
        • Alagoz E.
        • Murtha J.A.
        • et al.
        Socioeconomic disparities and bariatric surgery outcomes: a qualitative study.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Rives G.T.
        • Engelhardt K.E.
        No Excuses: identifying Barriers to post-bariatric surgery weight loss.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Fayanju O.M.
        • et al.
        Modifiable patient-reported factors associated with cancer-screening knowledge and participation in a community-based health assessment.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Obayemi J.E.
        • Kwakye G.
        To screen or not to screen: a key decision that reflects health literacy and trust.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Sinha A.
        • et al.
        The future of surgery - Increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion through early mentorship.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Haigh P.I.
        • et al.
        Using the operating microscope to improve ergonomics for thyroidectomy.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Weaver J.
        • et al.
        The importance of allyship in Academic Surgery.
        Am J Surg. 2023;
        • Dabas A.
        How to determine the end points of leg fasciotomy.
        Am J Surg. 2023;