Surgical simulation–a ‘good idea whose time has come’
Future perspectives in the acute management of head injury
The prevention of breast cancer
Parastomal hernia
Randomized clinical trial and economic analysis of four-layer compression bandaging for venous ulcers
Randomized clinical trial of ultrasonic versus electrocautery dissection of the gallbladder in laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Randomized clinical trials to determine the role of topical glyceryl trinitrate in peripheral intravenous nutrition
Mid-term results for second-generation thoracic stent grafts
Thromboprophylaxis can be omitted in selected patients undergoing varicose vein surgery and hernia repair
Recommendations for screening intervals for small aortic aneurysms
Use of mortality rate after aortic surgery as a performance indicator
Reoperation for neurological complications following carotid endarterectomy
Value of the Glasgow Aneurysm Score in predicting the immediate and long-term outcome after elective open repair of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma presenting with obstructive jaundice
Prospective study of proximal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer in the upper third of the stomach
Impact of anatomical wrap position on the outcome of Nissen fundoplication
Clinical and physiological findings, and possible aetiological factors of rectal hyposensitivity
Prospective evaluation of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision with colonic J-pouch reconstruction for mid and low rectal cancers
L-Erythro-methoxamine is more potent than phenylephrine in effecting contraction of internal anal sphincter in vitro
Magnetic resonance imaging for primary fistula in ano
Perioperative detection of disseminated tumour cells is an independent prognostic factor in patients with colorectal cancer
Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy in the management of salivary calculi (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 482–485)
Systemic inflammatory response predicts survival following curative resection of colorectal cancer (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 215–219)
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Randomized clinical study of Gastrografin® administration in patients with adhesive small bowel obstruction (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 542–546)
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