One hundred years of surgical science behind the dikes
Coeliac disease
Scientific data from clinical trials: investigators' responsibilities and rights
Matrix metalloproteinases and atherosclerotic plaque instability
Systematic review of the use of fibrin sealant to minimize perioperative allogeneic blood transfusion
Randomized clinical trial comparing loop ileostomy and loop transverse colostomy for faecal diversion following total mesorectal excision
Effect of venous ulcer exudates on angiogenesis in vitro
A meta-analysis of 50 years of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Economic evaluation of a randomized clinical trial of haemodilution with cell salvage in aortic surgery
Prospective multicentre study of the natural history of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis in patients with peripheral vascular disease
Potential role of endothelin 1 in ischaemia-induced angiogenesis in critical leg ischaemia
Persistent popliteal fossa reflux following saphenopopliteal disconnection
Percutaneous radiofrequency thermoablation as an alternative to surgery for treatment of liver tumour recurrence after hepatectomy
Percutaneous fine-needle aspiration cytology in the diagnosis and management of liver tumours
The Surgical Risk Scale as an improved tool for risk-adjusted analysis in comparative surgical audit
Surgical technique and outcome of gasless video endoscopic transanal rectal tumour excision
Comparative anatomical study of division of the ileocolic pedicle or the superior mesenteric pedicle for mesenteric lengthening
Adrenal surgery before and after the introduction of laparoscopic adrenalectomy
Early reoperation for acute dysphagia following laparoscopic fundoplication
Limited incision with plastic bag removal for a large fibroadenoma
Use of the St Gallen classification for patients with node-negative breast cancer may lead to overuse of adjuvant chemotherapy
Role of fine-needle aspiration biopsy and frozen-section evaluation in the surgical management of thyroid nodules
Impact of timing on completion thyroidectomy for thyroid cancer
Danish nationwide cohort study of postoperative death in patients with liver cirrhosis undergoing hernia repair
Prospective analysis of quality of life and survival following mesorectal excision for rectal cancer
Present and future management of deep venous thrombosis
Present and future management of deep venous thrombosis
Conservative management of appendix mass in children (
Conservative management of appendix mass in children
Management of thoracic duct injuries after oesophagectomy
Management of thoracic duct injuries after oesophagectomy
Randomized clinical trial comparing the efficacy of two bandaging regimens in the treatment of venous leg ulcers
Randomized clinical trial comparing the efficacy of two bandaging regimens in the treatment of venous leg ulcers
Diagnosis and management of a mediastinal leak following radical oesophagectomy
Diagnosis and management of a mediastinal leak following radical oesophagectomy
Underpowered studies
Randomized clinical trial of LigasureTM versus open haemorrhoidectomy (
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