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Medicolegal action following treatment for varicose veins
Surgical management of locally recurrent rectal cancer
Glutamine
Role of cytokines and growth factors in promoting the local recurrence of breast cancer
Molecular genetic basis of colorectal cancer susceptibility
Long-term outcome after surgery for asymptomatic small hepatocellular carcinoma
Short note : Laparoscopic resection of solid liver tumours
Short note : Intravenous cholangiography reduces the need for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography before laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Adjuvant oral chemotherapy to prevent recurrence after curative resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration : evolution of a new technique
Short note : Peritoneal and systemic cytokine response to laparotomy
Serum concentrations of inflammatory mediators related to organ failure in patients with acute pancreatitis
Surgical workshop : Reconstruction of a new inferior vena cava after right atrial disruption during recipient hepatectomy
Randomized study of antibiotic prophylaxis for general and gynaecological surgery from a single centre in rural Africa
Effect of transcutaneous electrical muscle stimulation on postoperative muscle mass and protein synthesis
Short note : Randomized comparison of agents for caudal anaesthesia in anal surgery
Surgical workshop : A better bridge for loop stomas
Perineal excision of the rectum
Salvage surgery for ileal pouch outlet obstruction
Results from pouch salvage
Local recurrence following total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer
Randomized controlled trial of lateral internal sphincterotomy with haemorrhoidectomy
Surgical workshop : Technique for full-thickness muscle closure of laparoscopic port sites
Anatomical basis of autonomic nerve-preserving total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer
Laser Doppler blood flow measurement in rectal resection for carcinoma--comparison between the straight and colonic J pouch reconstruction
Removal of circulating cytokines by continuous haemofiltration in patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome or multiple organ dysfunction syndrome
Short note : Value of a weekly surgical x-ray meeting
Correlation between Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) III score and immunological parameters in critically ill patients with sepsis
Case report : Thoracoscopic implantation of an epicardial pacemaker
Antioxidant depletion during aortic aneurysm repair
Diagnosis of arterial disease of the lower extremities with duplex ultrasonography
Experimental autotransplantation of the parathyroid gland
Surgical workshop : Simple and reliable technique for local resection of early gastric cancer
Intestinal glycosaminoglycans in neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis
Surgical workshop : Subrectus pouch for renal transplantation
Postoperative thromboembolism after day-case herniorrhaphy
Combined liver transplantation and pancreatoduodenectomy for irresectable hilar bile duct carcinoma
Author's reply : Combined liver transplantation and pancreatoduodenectomy for irresectable hilar bile duct carcinoma
Randomized controlled multicentre study of the prevention of complications by octreotide in patients undergoing surgery for chronic pancreatitis
Authors' reply : Randomized controlled multicentre study of the prevention of complications by octreotide in patients undergoing surgery for chronic pancreatitis
Impact of fine-needle aspiration cytology, ultrasonography and mammography on open biopsy rate in patients with benign breast disease
Quality of life assessment in patients undergoing treatment for oesophageal carcinoma
Primary soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities in adults
Author's reply : Primary soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities in adults
Lateral subcutaneous sphincterotomy for treatment of anal fissure in children
Authors' reply : Lateral subcutaneous sphincterotomy for treatment of anal fissure in children
Ambulatory oesophageal bile reflux monitoring in Barrett's oesophagus
Authors' reply : Ambulatory oesophageal bile reflux monitoring in Barrett's oesophagus
Bladder injury during laparoscopic abdominoperineal resection
Author's reply : Bladder injury during laparoscopic abdominoperineal resection
Experimental study to show that growth hormone treatment before trauma increases glutamine uptake in the intestinal tract
Early parietal recurrence of adenocarcinoma of the colon after laparoscopic colectomy Port site metastasis after laparoscopic colorectal surgery for cure of malignancy
Pain relief after inguinal hernia repair : a randomized double-blind study
Total mesorectal excision is optimal surgery for rectal cancer : a Scandinavian consensus
Prospective evaluation of ultrasonography and liver function tests for preoperative assessment of the bile duct
Percutaneous cholecystostomy : a valuable technique in high-risk patients with presumed acute cholecystitis
The Fellowship Short-Answer Paper
Atlas of Surgical Oncology
Atlas of Cardiothoracic Surgery