Training and patient safety
Safety lessons taken from the airlines
Infection of patients by bloodborne viruses
Critical evaluation of the different staging systems for hepatocellular carcinoma
Randomized clinical trial of the costs of open and laparoscopic surgery for colonic cancer
Randomized clinical trial of hand-assisted laparoscopic versus open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for the treatment of morbid obesity
Epidemiology of venous thromboembolism in a Chinese population
Haemodynamic effect of intermittent pneumatic compression of the leg after infrainguinal arterial bypass grafting
Prognostic significance of peritoneal minimal residual disease in gastric cancer detected by reverse transcription–polymerase chain reaction
Influence of laparoscopy on postoperative recurrence and survival in patients with ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma undergoing hepatic resection
Validation of POSSUM scoring systems for audit of major hepatectomy
Preliminary results of intraperitoneal chemohyperthermia with oxaliplatin in peritoneal carcinomatosis of colorectal origin
Tumour morphology as a predictor of outcome after local excision of rectal cancer
Diagnostic laparoscopy and diverting sigmoid loop colostomy in the management of civilian extraperitoneal rectal gunshot injuries
Sexual health in women following pelvic surgery for rectal cancer
Tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes in colorectal cancer with microsatellite instability are activated and cytotoxic
Long-term outcome following loose-seton technique for external sphincter preservation in complex anal fistula
Routine use of laparoscopic repair for perforated peptic ulcer
Patients' recall of clinical information following laparoscopy for acute abdominal pain
Tissue integration and biomechanical behaviour of contaminated experimental polypropylene and expanded polytetrafluoroethylene implants
Value of updating a systematic review in surgery using individual patient data
POSSUM and P-POSSUM for risk-adjusted audit of patients undergoing emergency laparotomy
Implementation of a specialist-led service for the management of acute gallstone disease
Surgical site infection after groin hernia repair (Br J Surg 2004; 91: 105–111)
Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials comparing open and laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 1479–1492)
Randomized clinical trial of laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed with mini-instruments (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 1345–1348)
Predictors of improvement in health-related quality of life in patients undergoing cholecystectomy (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 1549–1545)
Surgical treatment of hydatid cysts of the liver (Br J Surg 2003; 90: 1536–1541)
Surgical treatment for cancer of the oesophagus and gastric cardia in Hebei, China (Br J Surg 2004; 91: 90–98)
Comparison of stenting with emergency surgery as palliative treatment for obstructing primary left-sided colorectal cancer (Br J Surg 2004; 91: 1429–1433)
Essential Urologic Laparoscopy. The Complete Clinical Guide
Malignant Liver Tumors : Current and Emerging Therapies. 2nd Edn.
Scientific surgery
MAGIC : a randomized, controlled trial of perioperative chemotherapy in operable gastric and lower oesophageal cancer (ISRCTN 93793971)
A prospective study of quality of life following multimodal treatment and oesphagectomy versus oesphagectomy alone
Mortality following oesophageal resection for malignancy in England 1997–2001
Benefits of specialization in the management of pancreatic cancer : results of a Scottish population-based study
Outcomes for patients with laparoscopically staged M1 gastric adenocarcinoma
Laparoscopic restaging following neoadjuvant chemotherapy of oesophageal cancer
Is minimally invasive retroperitoneal pancreatic necrosectomy better than open necrosectomy?
Management of acute severe pancreatitis without necrosectomy
Nissen versus anterior laparoscopic fundoplication. A prospective, randomized, double blind trial
Prospective randomized trial of laparoscopic versus open Nissen fundoplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Higher circumferential R0 resection rates improve locoregional control (and survival) in patients with oesophageal carcinoma
Early impact of centralization of oesophageal cancer services : a comparative audit
Outcome of patients with periampullary cancer—a specialist centre experience
Metastatic involvement of lymph node 8a is an independent prognostic factor in peripancreatic cancer
Surgical training in major HPB resectional surgery
ESPAC-1 : final results of a European, randomized controlled trial to assess the roles of adjuvant chemotherapy and adjuvant chemoradiation in resectable pancreatic cancer