Classification of adenocarcinoma of the oesophagogastric junction
The p53 tumour suppressor gene
Association between breast and colorectal cancers
Traumatic and septic shock alias post-trauma critical illness
Der Chirurg
Surgery Today
Cystic tumours of the pancreas
Sodium fusidate and the cytokine response in an experimental model of acute pancreatitis
Short note
Preoperative duplex imaging is required before all operations for primary varicose veins
Current management of acute leg ischaemia
Resympathectomy for palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis
Controlled prospective study of positron emission tomography using the glucose analogue [(18) F]fluorodeoxyglucose in the evaluation of pulmonary nodules
Experience with the Mainz modification of ureterosigmoidostomy
A new look at the anal transitional zone with reference to restorative proctocolectomy and the columnar cuff
Anal endosonography in patients with anorectal symptoms after haemorrhoidectomy
Short note
Rectal adaptation to distension in patients with overt rectal prolapse
Tube caecostomy to protect rectal anastomoses
Effects of early postoperative 5-fluorouracil and ageing on the healing capacity of experimental intestinal anastomoses
Emergency resection and primary anastomosis for left-sided obstructing colorectal carcinoma in the elderly
Current surgical practice in screening for colorectal cancer based on family history criteria
Preservation of pectoralis minor in axillary clearance for breast cancer
Tissue markers as predictors of postoperative adhesions
Erratum
Increased TNF-alpha 2 microsatellite allele frequency in Barrett's adenocarcinoma
p53 and p16 gene therapy results in killing of pancreatic cancer cells
Differential gene expression in adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus
Tamoxifen is antiangiogenic in vitro and attenuates vascular endothelial growth factor-mediated angiogenesis in vivo without adverse effects on wound healing
Clinical outcome of patients with advanced colorectal cancer treated with the antigastrin immunogen, Gastrimmune
Potential for reducing micrometastatic load by inducing apoptosis in colorectal cancer
Targeting prostaglandin E2 for the medical treatment of aortic aneurysms
Increased extracellular matrix gene expression in patients immunosuppressed with cyclosporin compared with tacrolimus
Effects of Prograf (tacrolimus FK506) and Neoral (cyclosporin) on plasma total transforming growth factor beta 1 levels in renal transplant recipients
Prediction of chronic renal transplant rejection and longterm renal function by the area under the serum creatinine versus time curve
Pre-conditioning of donor livers with prostaglandin I2 at retrieval decreases reperfusion injury
Pathophysiology of insulin, intact proinsulin and 32/33 split proinsulin after human islet autotransplantation
Endothelium-derived vasoactive mediators in chronic ureteric obstruction
Assessment of bone turnover with newer biochemical markers before and after parathyroidectomy
Potential for subfascial endoscopic perforator surgery in patients with leg ulcers
Health-related quality of life in patients with venous ulcers
Thrombelastography
Simplired
Dopexamine increases conduit-coronary blood flow following coronary artery bypass grafting
Duplex ultrasonography versus angiography in the assessment of internal carotid artery disease
Downregulation of tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases in hepatic tissue surrounding colorectal carcinoma metastases
Therapeutic effect of the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) inhibitor, marimastat, in a gastric cancer xenograft model
Activated mesothelial cells produce two vascular endothelial growth factor variants
Human adenocarcinoma cells express protease-activated receptor 1 and 3 which mediate the action of thrombin
Allelic deletion at 8p11.2 is frequent in head and neck cancer and identifiable using fluorescent in situ hybridization on tumour imprints
Fas-induced neutrophil apoptosis is mediated through mitrochondrial permeability and caspases
Marimastat (BB-2516) specifically inhibits tumour angiogenesis on the chick chorioallantoic membrane
Interleukin 1 beta gene polymorphisms correlate with survival in pancreatic cancer
Neural networks improve the prediction of survival in breast cancer
Evidence for membrane-linked, tamoxifen-insensitive receptors for oestrogen effects
Endovascular photodynamic therapy reduces the response to balloon injury in a swine model
Thermal preconditioning protects against endotoxin-induced acute lung injury
Survivin, a novel inhibitor of apoptosis, and prognosis in colorectal carcinoma
Effects of dietary supplementation on disease activity in patients with ulcerative colitis
Defective versus normal female anal sphincter anatomy
Dysregulation of proliferation and apoptosis occurs in early human colorectal tumorigenesis
Successful inhibition of inducible nitric oxide synthase does not improve experimental colitis
Incontinence and the ruptured anal sphincter
Magnetic resonance evacuation proctography for assessment of anorectal dysfunction
Abnormalities in mesenteric vascular control in inflammatory bowel disease
Combination of manometric and strength-duration data of the external anal sphincter to predict faecal incontinence
Tumour angiogenesis and bone marrow micrometastases in colorectal cancer
Quantitative study of gelatinases in colorectal cancer
Role of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 in modulating paclitaxel-induced apoptosis in human breast cancer cells
In vivo administration of a suicide gene inhibits tumour progression in breast cancer
Plasma thrombospondin in early and advanced breast cancer
Effect of hormone replacement therapy on screen-detected breast cancers
Epidermal growth factor receptor and c-erbB2 expression in breast cancer progression
Vascular endothelial growth factor expression is affected by oestrogen and progesterone in breast cancer cells
Value of potential markers of angiogenesis in breast cancer
Mammographic surveillance following conservation surgery for breast cancer
Influence of preoperative magnetic resonance imaging on extent of surgical resection in breast cancer
Differential display of altered gene transcripts in Barrett's oesophagus and oesophageal adenocarcinoma
Short-segment Barrett's oesophagus is not due to gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Mucin gene expression in ulcer-associated cell lineage
Prolonged acid suppression therapy is associated with gastric intestinal metaplasia
Bone marrow micrometastases predict disease-specific death in carcinoma of the upper gastrointestinal tract
Dysplasia is uncommon in short-segment Barrett's oesophagus
Lectin histochemistry distinguishes proliferating cell lineages at the oesophagogastric junction
Role of Helicobacter pylori in carditis, metaplasia and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Comparison of expression of cell adhesion molecules in gastric cancer with soluble isoforms in serum
Development of an assay to detect soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase in the sera of patients with colorectal and breast cancer
Frequent loss of 5q21 in head and neck cancer without inactivation of the APC gene implies the presence of another putative tumour suppressor gene at 5q21
Transcription of angiotensin receptor in normal and diseased breast
Effect of tamoxifen treatment on MUC-1 expression in primary breast cancer
A significant increase in the level of the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) 2-tissue inhibitor of MMP-2 complex in gastric cancer is unaffected by MMP inhibition
Clonal evolution in hepatocellular carcinoma
Transforming growth factor beta-1 increases vascular endothelial growth factor level independent of growth inhibition
Early prostate cancer is associated with changes in protein kinase C isoenzyme expression
Receptor to macrophage colony-stimulating factor is upregulated in bony metastases from prostate cancer
Combination cytokine and suicide gene therapy results in enhanced tumour regression and regression of distant metastases
Objective assessment of the effect of sleep deprivation on surgical psychomotor skill
New method for assessment of hepatic dysfunction using near-infrared spectroscopy and indocyanine green
Exposure of peritoneal macrophages to carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum suppresses function and diminishes anti-tumour cell cytotoxicity
Hepatocyte growth factor improves antigen-presenting capability of cultured human dendritic cells
Activated matrix metalloproteinase 2 in human colorectal cancer
Early repair of parturition-related anal sphincter injury improves clinical and physiological outcome
Homocysteine-mediated vascular injury as a putative mechanism of inflammatory bowel disease-associated atherothrombosis
Effect of essential fatty acid supplementation on local and systemic immune mechanisms in patients with ulcerative colitis
Moderate hyperhomocysteinaemia fails to exacerbate intimal hyperplasia
Renal nitric oxide metabolism following infrarenal aortic cross-clamp-induced ischaemia-reperfusion injury
Taurine restores endothelial-dependent but not -independent dysfunction in young cigarette smokers
S-100 relates to hypoperfusion during carotid surgery
Prevention of apoptosis in interferon gamma-activated endothelial cells with heparin treatment
Increased platelet activation and aggregation during carotid endarterectomy
Arterial flow alters concentrations of proteins providing the non-thrombogenic surface of saphenous vein
Systemic factors and pre-existing venous intimal hyperplasia in the detection of at risk grafts
Heat shock protein 65 increases arterial contractility
Systemic inflammatory response syndrome inhibits neutrophil apoptosis
Defective cleavage of neutrophil Fc gamma RIIIb receptor in postoperative sepsis may lead to altered phagocytosis
Anti-interleukin 10 therapy restores survival in postburn injury sepsis
Injury primes naive T cells for an augmented T-helper 1 response
Soluble P-selectin moderates complement-dependent injury
Central venous catheter-related sepsis
Haemostatic function of fibrinogen-impregnated collagen following the addition of antibiotics
Vitamin C reduces ischaemia-reperfusion-induced pulmonary injury
Lipopolysaccharide increases immune and tumour cell production of vascular endothelial growth factor in vivo and in vitro
Artificial neural networks for prediction of outcome following surgery for gastric cancer
Antiselectin therapy decreases survival in a murine model of acute peritonitis
Contribution of mesothelial cells to the peritoneal inflammatory response
High-dependency units improve outcome
Regional management of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
Expression of bclXL correlates with survival in pancreatic cancer
Oxidative stress in patients receiving early enteral nutrition following operations for hepatic or pancreatic disease
Mechanisms of bradykinin-induced contraction of human gallbladder muscle strips in vitro
Serum cholecystokinin levels in normal individuals, patients with gallstones and individuals with irritable bowel syndrome
Determinants of outcome for cimino fistulas used for rapid high-flux haemodialysis
Early endothelin 1 rise predicts renal failure following supracoeliac clamping
Surgical revascularization normalizes peripheral autonomic responses in patients with severe lower limb ischaemia
Muscle hypoxia during claudication
Long-term outcome of stenting in long iliac artery lesions
Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
Change in abdominal aortic aneurysm diameter following stenting
Epidemiology of abdominal aortic aneurysm in the Asian population
Factors influencing intrasac pressure following endovascular aortic aneurysm repair
Malone antegrade continence enema for faecal incontinence and constipation in adults
Role of arteriography in the selection of patients for carotid endarterectomy
Role of arteriography in the selection of patients for carotid endarterectomy
Continuous antibiotic treatment for experimental abdominal sepsis
Continuous antibiotic treatment for experimental abdominal sepsis
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