Clinical teaching in the HPB Surgery Unit in the Royal Hallamshire Hospital. A model to follow?
Stone extrusion through laparoscopic cholecystectomy port site
A ten year prospective audit of liver resection for colorectal metastases in a tertiary referral unit
A 10 year prospective study of outcome following hepatic resection for colorectal liver metastases-the effect of evaluation in a multi-disciplinary team setting
Self-expanding metal stents for the palliation of malignant dysphagia-no need for tertiary referral?
Allowing normal food at will after major, upper gastrointestinal surgery does not increase morbidity. A randomized multicenter trial
The clinical risk score and results of hepatectomy for colorectal metastases
Prospective study of bone scintigraphy as a staging investigation for oesophageal carcinoma
Comparison of novel integrated laparoscopic simulator with conventional (stack system) laparoscopic simulator
Centralisation of pancreatic cancer services
Spontaneous expulsion of a biliary stent via the abdominal wall
Elevated early warning scores on surgical high dependency unit are associated with subsequent deterioration and adverse outcome
Emergency surgery is associated with higher early warning scores and greater risk of adverse outcome than elective surgery in surgical high dependency units
Pancreatico-duodenectomy with radical lymphadenectomy is not a contraindication in patients with established chronic liver disease and portal hypertension
Pancreas preserving total duodenectomy in the management of duodenal polyps
A population-based study of surgical factors in relation to health-related quality of life after oesophageal cancer resection
Surrogate markers of resectability in patients undergoing exploration of potentially resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Rationalisation of waiting times for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Primary closure of choledochotomy after emergency laparoscopic common bile duct exploration (EmLCBDE)
Peri-operative FOLFOX4 chemotherapy and surgery for resectable liver metastases from colorectal cancer
Clinical implications of quality of life outcomes in survivors of oesophageal cancer surgery
Dual-mesh repair of para-oeophageal hernia reduces luminal erosion
Improvement in pre-treatment staging of oesophageal cancer with the use of FDG-PET
Altered in vitro small bowel contractility in obesity is related to endocannabinoid activity
Use of P-POSSUM and O-POSSUM scoring system for risk assessment in oesophago-gastric cancer resections
Evaluating quality of life outcomes in the elderly patients after laparoscopic para-oesophageal hernia repair
In vitro alterations of small bowel contractility in obesity
Quality control in a newly established oesophago-gastric cancer unit
Outcome of laparoscopic massive hiatus hernia (MHH) repair
Laryngo-pharyngeal reflux and gastro-oesophageal reflux
Rapid restoration of quality of life following minimally invasive oesophagectomy
Comparison of internal and external biliary drainage procedures in preparation for surgery
Development of a bariatric service network in the North East of England
Development and validation of a reliable technique for intra-operative sampling of pancreatic ductal juice during pancreaticoduodenectomy for cancer
Prognostic influence of invaded lymph nodes to number of nodes resected after en bloc lymphadenectomy in oesophageal carcinoma
Meta-analysis of the outcomes of using different types of oesophageal stents in palliative treatment of malignant dysphagia
Can anastomotic leak be pre-empted by dye-test during surgery for oesophago-gastric resection?
Surgery for oesophageal cancer in a high/medium/low volume hospital
Laparoscopic gastric bypass versus laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
White cell count and albumin predicts the incidence of post-operative complications following pancreatic surgery
Concurrent laparoscopic band removal and gastric bypass for band failure
Recovery of quality of life after D2 gastrectomy for cancer
Prognostic significance of the preoperative full blood count in patients undergoing resection of colorectal liver metastases
The Oncosurge strategy for the management of colorectal liver metastases - an external validation study
Prospective comparison of endosonography (EUS), computed tomography (CT), and histopathological stage of junctional oesophagogastric cancer
Improving outcomes in the management of oesophageal cancer
R1 pancreatoduodenectomy provides better survival than palliative bypass in patients with pancreatic cancer
Post liver transplant biliary cast syndrome and its management
Unusual complications of gallstones and laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy improves five year survival in resectable oesophageal cancers
Lymph node involvement adversely affects the outcome of R0 oesophageal resection
Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy reduces recurrence of oesophageal cancer significantly in R0 oesophageal resection
Minimally invasive surgery for gastric and oesophageal cancer
Retrograde blood flow in gastroduodenal artery in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy
Indocyanine green clearance following minor liver resection
Peri-operative indocyanine green clearance in liver resection patients
Perioperative use of the LiMON method of indocyanine green elimination measurement to detect post-hepatectomy liver failure
Extensive necrosis of visceral melanoma metastases after immunotherapy
Epidemiological trends in the management and outcome of cholangiocarcinoma
Emergency surgery for cholelithiasis. How much work?
Laparoscopic three point fixation-a novel technique for treatment of intra-abdominal gastric volvulus
Laparoscopic roux-en-Y gastric bypass-addressing the learning curve
Complicated peptic ulcer disease (PUD)-surgery and outcomes from a large teaching hospital
Sensitivity of molecular techniques compared with traditional tests in the detection of Helicobacter pylori
Major resection of hepatic colorectal liver metastases in elderly patients-an aggressive approach is justified
Clinical outcome of perioperative enteral immunonutrition for oesophago-gastric cancer surgery (OGCS)
The potential of an ex-vivo whole organ perfusion system to provide liver support across a semi-permeable membrane
Clinical and tumour-related determinants of survival following curative resection for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma; a systematic review of the literature incorporating meta-analysis
Insulin requirements following total pancreatectomy and islet cell tranplantation for chronic pancreatitis
Pain control following total pancreatectomy for chronic pancreatitis
Open versus laparoscopic transhiatal oesophagectomy. Oncological aspects
Liver abscess-a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
Steatosis and steatohepatitis in patients undergoing liver resections-does it matter and is chemotherapy to blame?
Validation of the POSSUM scoring system in predicting risk in patients undergoing elective liver resection
Repeat resection for hepatic colorectal metastases can effectively cure recurrent hepatic disease
The effect of a multi-disciplinary team (MDT) on management and outcome, following presentation with oesophageal cancer
Ultrasound detects resectable recurrence after hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases
Comparison of special interest computed tomography, endosonography and histopathological stage of pancreatic cancer
Prognostic significance of old age in patients diagnosed with operable gastric cancer
Prospective cohort comparison of selective D1 versus modified D2 gastrectomy for carcinoma
A multifactorial model to quantify the risk of a positive (R1) margin following hepatic resection for metastatic colorectal cancer
Recovery of quality of life after liver resection for colorectal metastases. A prospective longitudinal study
Pilot study of liver specific magnetic resonance imaging as a predictor of chemotherapy associated hepatic cellular injury prior to liver resection
Long-term results of liver resection for non-colorectal, non-neuroendocrine metastases
A ten year prospective study comparing right and extended right hepatectomies with all other hepatic resections for colorectal metastases
Feasibility, safety and efficiency of laparoscopic liver surgery
Haemostatic techniques in laparoscopic liver surgery (Video session)
Minimally invasive oesophagectomy for cancer
Management of bleeding visceral artery pseudoaneurysms in pancreatitis
Dilemma of DVT prophylaxis in patients undergoing bariatric surgery
Does the national tariff for liver resection reflect the true cost of the procedure?
Laparoscopic right hemihepatectomy (Video presentation)
UK practice of using Pringle manoeuvre during liver resections
Laparoscopic versus open left lateral hepatic resections
Ten year study investigating the value of oesophageal physiology studies in managing patients with reflux symptoms
Caudate lobe involvement by colorectal metastases translates into reduced survival following hepatic resection
Benign liver cysts-Nottingham experience
Is T-tube drainage after CBD exploration necessary?
MRI assessment of gastric function after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding-a pilot study
Impact of a dedicated laparoscopic surgical care practitioner on day care laparoscopic cholecystectomies
Expansion of minimally invasive services-impact on laparoscopic appendicectomies
A study of article readability from the British Journal of Surgery
The role of MRCP in the preoperative assessment of choledochal cysts in children
Serum globulin as a marker of metabolic disease in the morbidly obese
Large hepatocellular carcinoma
Gene expression profiles of human pancreatic cancer cell lines treated with camptothecin and PMA
The prognostic value of systemic inflammation and socioeconomic deprivation in patients with resectable colorectal liver metastases
Lessons from laparoscopic liver surgery
A case of mesenteric venous thrombosis following endoscopic treatment of oesophageal varices
Prospective comparison of the perceived preoperative endosonographic (EUS) and histopathological stage of oesophageal cancer related to body mass indices
Prognostic significance of failure to cross oesophageal tumours by endoluminal ultrasound (EUS)
Integrated CT-PET detects extrahepatic disease with greater sensitivity than CT/MRI in patients with potentially operable colorectal liver metastases
Clinical and biological significance of variation in [18F]FDG uptake in oesophageal tumours
Impact of vitamin C supplementation on regulators of oesophageal inflammation in Barrett's oesophagus
Biology of type II tumours of the oesophagogastric junction is much closer to type III than type I
Barrett's oesophagus
Health related quality of life (HR-QOL) assessment at baseline may predict outcomes in patients with localized cancer of the oesophagus
Oesophagectomy promotes a sustained procoagulant and inflammatory response
Training in oesophageal surgery-the gold standard?
Proteomics in early response prediction of oesophageal tumours to neoadjuvant therapy
Changing from open to laparoscopic Ivor Lewis oesophagectomy
Can patients with a high BMI be treated by day case laparoscopic cholecystectomy?
Laparoscopic splenectomy-safe and effective
The impact of ‘two week’ referral guidelines on the stage of resected disease and overall survival for patients with oesophago-gastric cancer
Liver resection for recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma in liver transplant recipients
Postoperative oesophageal physiology studies are not a good predictor of long term symptoms following laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
Influence of primary language on presentation and outcome in oesophagogastric cancer
Endoscopic sphincterotomy (ES) and interval cholecystectomy are reasonable alternatives to index cholecystectomy in severe acute gallstone pancreatitis (GSP)
The successful use of microwave ablation to treat patients with unresectable liver tumours
Large unresectable liver tumours can be successfully treated by microwave ablation
Radiofrequency and cryoablation may be more affected by the heat sink effect than microwave ablation
Extracellular matrix delivery promotes functional liver tissue growth in vivo
Routine underwater seal drainage of the pleural cavity is not required after transthoracic oesophagectomy
Synchronous primary neoplasms detected on 18[F]FDG-PET scanning in staging of oesophagogastric malignancies
Is the surgeon's interpretation of an intra-operative cholangiogram safe?
Bariatric surgery provision in Wales
High grade dysplasia in Barrett's oesophagus is successfully ablated with photodynamic therapy
Laparoscopic gastric surgery for malignancy
Laparoscopic gastric banding follow-up-does intensive follow up give better outcomes?
Can relative serum amylase or lipase levels predict the aetiology of pancreatitis?
Screening for early pancreatic cancer in hereditary pancreatitis using EUROPAC methodologies
Prognostic significance of endoluminal ultrasound (EUS)-defined total tumour disease length in patients diagnosed with oesophageal cancer
An 18 month single centre experience evaluating endoscopy versus imaging of hiatus hernia
Rand QOL assessment after gastric laparoscopic gastric banding for morbid obesity
Clinical impact of tumour involvement of the proximal anastomotic doughnut in oesophagogastric cancer surgery
Changes in oesophageal mucosa in patients 5 or more years after a fundoplication for Barrett's oesophagus
The number of involved lymph nodes is prognostic in oesophageal adenocarcinoma-is it time to change how we stage the disease?
The resection margin is highly prognostically significant in oesophageal cancer
COX-2 is linked with tumour angiogenesis in pancreatic carcinoma
Long term survival following jejunal pouch reconstruction after total gastrectomy for cancer
Outcome of and risk factors for dialysis following hepatic resection
Comparison of the first 100 cases of laparoscopic banding and laparoscopic gastric bypass for morbid obesity
Randomized controlled trial of early enteral nutrition versus conventional management in patients undergoing major resection for upper gastrointestinal cancer
Pancreaticoduodenectomy for benign disease
Medicolegal implications of bile duct injuries following laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Day-case laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients with high body mass index
Early results following the development of a bariatric service in North East England
A laparoscopic vagus preserving Merendino procedure
Laparoscopic repair of a giant hiatus hernia and sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity (video)
Hyperamylasaemia following cardiac surgery is not usually due to acute pancreatitis
Can CA19·9 antigen levels distinguish between benign and malignant pancreaticobiliary disease?
The role of open surgical bypass in the treatment of unresectable malignant biliary obstruction
Is CT screening for hepatic metastases in patients undergoing resection for colorectal carcinoma worthwhile?
Patients with non-diagnostic hyperamylasaemia but appropriate clinical signs should be investigated and managed as per acute pancreatitis
Is there a role for CA19·9 in predicting liver metastes from colorectal cancer?
Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery
Retraction transaminitis
Duodenum- and spleen-preserving total pancreatectomy
The benefits of teamwork training in laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Impact of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) on pancreatico-biliary practice in a tertiary referral centre. A new benchmark in diagnostic yield?
Infliximab and oesophageal adenocarcinoma-a cautionary tale
Multidisciplinary management of oesophageal cancer
C. Difficile colitis presenting as occult postoperative sepsis
Management guidelines for gallstone pancreatitis (GSP)-are the targets achievable?
Tumour necrosis in histology-an adverse survival factor in oesophageal cancer?
Combining closure of loop ileostomies with liver resections prolongs hospital stay
Spontaneous haemorrhage of the liver; a management algorithm
Oesophagectomy in an evolving regional centre
Oesophagectomy in the elderly
Results following surgical resection for peripheral cholangiocarcinoma
Laparoscopic compared to open repair for perforated duodenal ulcers
Validation of early warning scores in predicting survival from acute pancreatitis
Elevated pre-operative neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio predicts for poorer disease-free survival following resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
Management of acute pancreatitis in the elderly-how do we measure up?
Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication-is a bougie routinely needed?
Venous thromboembolism is an avoidable complication of laparoscopic bariatric surgery
A prospective longitudinal study of quality of life following liver resection for hepatobiliary malignancies
Potential medium-term survival advantage following minimally invasive oesophagectomy
Influence of bariatric surgery on indices of cardiac autonomic control
A safe technique for laparoscopic jejunostomy insertion
The use of flexible tipped endoscopes
Early results of the Merendino procedure for small tumours of the gastro-oesophageal junction
Oesophageal conservation in Boerhaave's syndrome
The early learning curve for laparoscopically assisted oesophagectomy
Cholecystectomy-a missed marker for hyperlipidaemia? A retrospective study of lipid profiles in patients who have had a cholecystectomy
Validity of POSSUM scores in risk prediction following total minimally invasive oesophagectomy (MIO)
Role of oxidative stress in gastric cancer cell growth
Insulin production and resistance changes one week after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass-an operation to cure type 2 diabetes
Bypass versus band
Pre-operative prognostic score for predicting survival after hepatic resection for colorectal liver
An audit of surgical management of gastric cancer in a district general hospital
Hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia in pregnancy
Comparing early effects of biliopancreatic diversion (BPD) versus laparoscopic gastric banding (LGB) on metabolic and physiological parameters in morbidly obese subjects
Incidental gallbladder cancer
Regional intra-abdominal pressure
Intra-abdominal pressure following hepatopancreatobiliary surgery and liver transplantation
Socio-economic inequality in pancreatic cancer
Chylous ascites should not preclude early enteral feeding following pancreaticoduodenectomy
The effect of the Nathanson liver retractor upon liver function
Role of haem oxygenase in gastric cancer cell growth
The differential diagnosis of Boerhaave's syndrome
Supercharged jejunal interposition for delayed oesophageal replacement
Feeding jejunostomy
Timing of surgical intervention for Boerhaave's syndrome
Investigation of recurrent acute pancreatitis
Measurement of CA19–9, CEA and CA72–4 detects recurrent disease in high risk oesophago-gastric cancer patients following surgery
Outcomes after bariatric surgery in a diabetic population
Is routine histology part of ‘a perfect cholecystectomy’?
Laparoscopic radical gastrectomy for gastric cancer
Opportunities for improving service in the management of acute pancreatitis
Comparison between laparoscopic and open perforated ulcer repair
Emergency laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Upper gastrointestinal stromal tumours
An audit to assess the efficacy of a joint dietician and specialist nurse led clinic for post-operative gastro-oesophageal cancer patients
Late recurrence of low risk GIST may not be detected by current imaging protocols
Left thoracoabdominal oesophagectomy for carcinoma of the oesophagus
Changes in the surgical population undergoing oesophagectomy for adenocarcinoma
The value of peritoneal lavage with cytology followed by PET-CT in the management of oesophagogastric adenocarcinoma
The value of C-KIT mutational analysis in gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs) of the foregut
The impact of [18F]FDG PET-CT in the staging of potentially operable oesophageal carcinoma
A report of 5 years experience of joint consultant operating
Cystic lesions of the pancreas-not all need tertiary referral
The use of Gemcitabine in the treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding using the MIDband-3 year results
Predictors of postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing gastrectomy for gastric cancer
Improving the selection of patients with suspected common bile duct stones for magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography
Primary pancreatic lymphoma
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Rare primary pancreatic malignancies-presentation and outcome
Is lymph node ratio (LNR) a significant determinant of survival regardless of the extent of lymphadenectomy only when >15 lymph nodes are dissected?
Metabolic characterization of adenocarcinoma of the gastro-oesophageal junction
Results of surgery after failure of conservative therapy in patients with oesophageal achalasia
Mini-cholecystectomy-the new gold standard for patients with symptomatic gallstones? Five-year outcomes for mini-cholecystectomy compared to Cochrane 2007
Comparison of torsional and linear mode ultrasonic coagulating shears for sealing veins
Pathological assessment of the response of oesophago-gastric cancers to neoadjuvant therapy
Introducing minimal invasive oesophagectomy in an upper GI unit does not compromise outcome
Six month weight loss comparison of intra-gastric balloon versus laparoscopic gastric banding
Management of emergency admissions with gallstone disease
The hospital management of severe acute pancreatitis