Prosthetic heart valves and anticoagulant management during non-cardiac surgery
Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Detrimental effects of perioperative blood transfusion
Indium-111 platelet scintigraphy in vascular disease
Haemorrhoidectomy and disordered rectal and anal physiology in patients with prolapsed haemorrhoids
New grade-related prognostic variable for rectal cancer
Clinical course after transanal advancement flap repair of perianal fistula in patients with Crohn's disease
Short note
Prospective randomized trial comparing J colonic pouch-anal anastomosis and straight coloanal reconstruction
Colonic J pouch-anal anastomosis after rectal excision for carcinoma
Bile acid absorption from ileoanal pouches using enema scintigraphy
Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
Malignant epithelial parotid tumours
Surgical repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm
Impact of ultrasonographic duplex scanning on therapeutic decision making in lower-limb arterial disease
Case report
Endothelial cell ultrastructure after aortic aneurysm rupture
Randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of early octreotide in patients with postoperative enterocutaneous fistula
Simplifying mesh placement during laparoscopic hernia repair
Intra-arterial chemotherapy for mycetoma of the foot
Oesophagoplasty in the treatment of caustic oesophageal strictures in children
Activated carbon-oriented gastrectomy for early gastric cancer
Surgical workshop
Laparoscopic `physiological' antireflux procedure
Ambulatory oesophageal bile reflux monitoring in Barrett's oesophagus
Case report
Surgical workshop
Use of a self-expanding metal stent for oesophagogastric fistulation
Short note
Laparoscopic exploration of the common bile duct
Computed tomographic portography in preoperative imaging of hepatic neoplasms
Short note
Case report
Surgical workshop
Influence of laparoscopic and conventional cholecystectomy upon cell-mediated immunity
Nitrergic inhibitory innervation of rectal circular smooth muscle
Topical nitric oxide synthase inhibition reduces disease activity in experimental colitis
Failure of monocyte priming in clinical protein malnutrition
Albumin synthetic rates, the acute phase response and cytokines in pancreatic cancer
Progesterone alters biliary flow dynamics
Inhibition of HGF/SF-induced tumour cell membrane ruffling by calcium signalling
Characteristics of lymph node involvement in oesophageal cancer using endoscopic ultrasonography
Expression of DCC protein in colorectal cancer
Chronic effects of photodynamic therapy in experimental intimal hyperplasia
Vein quality control in bypass grafting
Influence of the choice of vein on the development of infusion thrombophlebitis
Homocysteine
Non-healing venous ulcers are associated with increased fibrin deposition and increased fibrinolytic activity
Endothelial damage predicts arterial disease progression
Nitric oxide attenuates interleukin-2-induced lung injury
Underactive T cells and overactive monocytes
Induction of human endothelial cell apoptosis following prolonged exposure to interferon- gamma
Early neutrophil priming for superoxide release after injury is via a platelet activating factor mechanism
Effects of GM-CSF on the T-cell cytokine pattern in protein calorie malnutrition
Taurine protects against heat shock-induced human endothelial cell apoptosis
Resident macrophages do not require dual signal stimulation for tumour cell lysis
Cytokine regulation of human pancreatic cancer cell-derived IL-8
Expression of TGF beta mRNA isoforms in human breast cancer
A role for interleukin 6 and its receptor in breast cancer
Induction of a heat shock response protects tumour cells from monocyte-mediated lysis
Reduction of monocyte TNF production in vitro and tumour-induced endotoxin sensitivity in vivo with IL-2
Presence of hepatic tumour alters rat superior mesenteric artery physiology and morphology
Inhaled nitric oxide in endotoxin-induced acute lung injury
Neutrophil activation during thoraco-abdominal aneurysm repair is a marker of postoperative renal impairment
Cardiac ischaemia induces vagally mediated lower oesophageal sphincter relaxation
Increased expression of matrilysin (MMP-7) in gastric cancer and lymph node metastases
Electrically induced colonic contraction
Liposome-mediated delivery of the adenomatous polyposis coli gene into a colonic cancer cell line
Comparative study of the biological activity of Japanese and British patients with gastric cancer
Serum albumin
Taurine regulates human inflammatory cell antimicrobial function
Effect of intraperitoneal and extraperitoneal CO sub 2 insufflation on intraoperative blood gas changes
Urgency of defaecation is a marker of severe external anal sphincter dysfunction
Vaginography in the diagnosis and evaluation of vaginal fistula
Mesenteric arterio-venous differences in cytokines in patients with colorectal cancer
Cytokeratin (CK13) expression in anal intraepithelial neoplasia and anal squamous carcinoma
Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal carcinoma - a test of the surgeon not the equipment
Treatment of inflammatory bowel disease using anti-tumour necrosis factor alpha antibody
Fibrinogen and markers of fibrinolysis and endothelial damage following resolution of critical limb ischaemia
Molecular events induced by hypoxia in vascular smooth muscle cells
Effect of adenosine on ischaemia-reperfusion induced lung injury
Effect of taurine on reperfusion-induced pulmonary and renal microvascular injury
CD11b/CD18 as a marker of neutrophil adhesion in patients with venous disease
Ischaemia-reperfusion injury in patients with intermittent claudication
Cytokine activation and mortality following reperfusion of ischaemic lower limb
Aspirin influences local and distant effects of ischaemia-reperfusion syndrome
Role of thermotolerance in ischaemia-reperfusion induced injury in the kidney
In vitro regulation of breast cancer cell adhesion and invasion via integrin receptors to fibronectin
Cyst fluid protein 15 and response to treatment of breast cancer bone metastases
mRNA variants of fibroblast growth factor receptor type 1 and recurrence of breast cancer
BCL2 expression in breast cancer
Positron emission tomography of locally advanced breast cancers using 2-deoxy-2-[sup 18 F]fluorodeoxy-D-glucose
Coping with recurrence of breast cancer
An in vivo model for human ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
Hepatocyte growth factor/scatter factor in breast cancer
Cell-mediated immune response after mastectomy in patients with breast cancer
Who should measure quality of life - patient or doctor?
Increased proliferation in infected and adjacent mucosa in experimental Helicobacter gastritis
Effect of anaesthesia on the upper sphincter response to gastro-oesophageal reflux
Significance of epidermal growth factor in gastric juice in relation to duodenal ulcer and Helicobacter pylori
Fuel utilization of healthy gastric mucosa
Bombesin downregulates epidermal growth factor receptor expression in patients with gastric cancer
Might antacids reduce duodenal polyposis in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis?
Automated oesophageal reflux sampler
Plasminogen activators in oesophageal carcinoma
Identification of a novel tumour suppressor gene in Barrett's cancer
Infusion of basic fibroblast growth factor increases central tumour blood flow
Enhancement of tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes in human tumours by dietary supplementation with L-arginine
Role of DNA mismatch repair genes in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
Human neutrophil apoptosis is induced by an oxygendependent mechanism
Extrinsic pathway is selectively activated in human malignancy
Comparison of anthracycline uptake in sensitive and drug-resistant tumour cells
Vitamin D inhibits the growth of prostate cancer by downregulating production of parathyroid hormonerelated protein
Identification of a thrombin receptor on human pancreatic carcinoma cells
Cytotoxicity of lithium gamma -linolenic acid on pancreatic carcinoma cell lines in vitro
Humoral immunity to endotoxin is preserved in patients with progressive carcinoma of the pancreas
Enhanced mitogenic activity of insulin-like growth factor by insulin-like growth factor binding proteins in pancreatic cancer cell lines
In vivo and in vitro contractile response of the diseased gallbladder
Measurement of growth rates of human colorectal liver metastases and their modification by chemotherapy
Blood vessels in colorectal liver metastases are not innervated
Acute lung injury in the microembolic model of acute pancreatitis
L-Arginine enhances Kupffer cell secretory responses to exogenous endotoxin in obstructive jaundice
Enhanced expression of matrix metalloproteinases is often unopposed by their inhibitors (tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases) in pancreatic cancer
Prevention of intestinal adhesions after laparotomy in a rat model
Effect of starch-containing surgical glove powder on wound healing
Rapid diagnosis of catheter-related sepsis using acridine orange leucocyte cytospin test
Protein-calorie malnutrition predisposes to bacterial translocation in the obstructed colon
Granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor protects against infection in protein-calorie malnutrition
Do heparin, hydrocortisone and glyceryl trinitrate influence thrombophlebitis during intravenous nutrition via a peripheral vein?
Metabolic response to intravenous medium-chain triglycerides in surgical neonates
Taurine enhances macrophage-mediated cytotoxicity via increased arginase release
Stress response is an important determinant of macrophage dysfunction in malnutrition
Early results of laparoscopic intraperitoneal onlay mesh repair for inguinal hernia
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Bacterial translocation during peroperative colonic lavage of the obstructed rat colon
Patient satisfaction and postoperative demands on hospital and community services after day surgery
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Right atrial electrocardiography
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Practical Laparoscopic Surgery for General Surgeons
Shared Care for Prostatic Disease
British Medical Bulletin - Thrombosis
Guide for House Surgeons and Interns in the Surgical Unit, 9th ed.