Pathological fat processing with harvesting of lymph nodes in gastric cancer improves nodal yield and upstages N status
A national perspective on the use of liver resection and outcomes of colorectal cancer liver metastases (CCLM)
Comparison of heart rate variability parameters during open bariatric, laparoscopic bariatric and laparoscopic non-bariatric procedures
Anti-reflux Surgery in England
One hundred consecutive laparoscopic liver resections, a single centre experience
Intragastric band migration after laparoscopic gastric banding- a proposal for a classification system
Open surgery should no longer be considered as primary treatment for infected pancreatic necrosis
Improving short-term survival and decreasing resection rates for oesophago-gastric cancer between 1998–2005
Long-term outcome following sequential resections of liver and lung metastases from colorectal carcinoma
Gastric electrical stimulation in severe gastroparesis
Dietetics-removing the invisibility cloak
Improving the bariatric surgical pathway
Pancreatic enzyme preparations in the treatment of protein malnutrition following malabsorptive bariatric surgery
Copper and Protein malnutrition following laparoscopic gastric bypass
A case of beriberi following laparoscopic gastric By-pass surgery
Vitamin a deficiency after laparoscopic duodenal switch
Can morbidly obese patients awaiting bariatric surgery achieve a 10% weight loss prior to surgery?
Challenges and opportunities
Bariatric surgery service
Survey of current micronutrient monitoring and supplementation post bariatric surgery in UK centres
An Evaluation of the use of a pre-op diet to reduce liver size prior to Bariatric Surgery in UK Centres
The decision making process of dietitians working in obesity surgery
Impact of postoperative complications on outcomes following liver resection for colorectal metastases
Is ERCP appropriate prior to laparoscopic cholecystectomy? Current everyday practice in the National Health Service
Preoperative C-reactive protein and albumin levels are independent prognostic factors in patients undergoing pancreatoduodenectomy for pancreatic cancer
Routine intra-operative cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy- a prospective randomised controlled trial
Re-audit of liver trauma management and current practice
Is fatty liver disease an important risk factor in the pathogenesis of hepatocellular carcinoma?
Potentially curative resection for Colorectal Liver Metastases
Drains and drain fluid analysis post pancreaticoduodenectomy-are we any wiser? a 10-year, retrospective analysis of over 500 patients
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in the UK
Treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma with Gemcitabine-based transcatheter arterial chemoembolisation
Suture fixation of adjustable laparoscopic gastric bands - is it really necessary?
Using a revised N-stage to predict individual patient outcome for oesophageal adenocarcinoma
Anti-reflux surgery may be more effective than medical therapy in decreasing cancer risk in Barretts Oesophagus
Laparoscopic duodenal switch (LDS) provides superior weight loss in the super obese (BMI > 50) than laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB)
Biomarkers of response to therapy in gastric/gastro-oesophageal adenocarcinoma
Cost effectiveness of annual surveillance for Barrett's oesophagus
Para-oesophageal Hernia Repair - Results Over 15 Years
Oral curcumin suppresses NF-KappaB activity in Barrett's Oesophagus
The variable effect of gastric banding on gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms in the morbidly obese
The impact of morbidity on health related quality of life following minimally invasive oesophagectomy
Preoperative resolution of jaundice following biliary stenting predicts more favourable early survival in resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
Urgent (Early) laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC)
Benign post-operative biliary-enteric anastomotic strictures management and outcome following insertion of a retrievable stent-graft
Relationship between CRP and diagnosis of infected pancreatic necrosis using CT-guided fine needle aspiration (CT-FNA)
Quantitative analysis of aberrant CpG island methylation of genes in pancreatic cancer
Comparison of special interest endosonography, computed tomography, and histopathological stage of pancreatic cancer
Pre- and post-chemotherapy computed tomography findings in the livers of patients with colorectal carcinoma undergoing adjuvant therapy
Is the 50–50 criteria useful for the prediction of hepatic failure and mortality following resection of colorectal liver metastases
What is a major hepatic resection in 2007?
The incidence of incidental gallbladder carcinoma has not increased in the laparoscopic cholecystectomy era
The effect of anthocyanins on surrogate biomarkers of cancer chemopreventive activity in patients with primary colorectal cancer and colorectal liver metastases
Pancreatic exocrine failure is common and long lasting following partial pancreato-duodenectomy for tumour
Open necrosectomy in the contemporary management of post-inflammatory pancreatic necrosis
ERCP v. PTC for the palliation of high biliary strictures
The prognostic utility of serum c-reactive protein in predicting survival in pancreatic cancer
Influence of preoperative chemotherapy and hepatic histology on outcome following extended hepatectomy
Impact on Emergency Laparoscopic cholecystectomy service following the introduction of Surgeon of the Week in a teaching hospital
Metastatic nodal ratio combined with pathological fat processing and harvesting of lymph nodes in gastric cancer is predictive of survival
Positron emission tomography standardised uptake values predict prognosis in resectable adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus
Impact of PET/CT on management of oesophageal cancer-a multi-centre study
Barrett's oesophagus-the dilemma continues
An alternative management of sleeve gastrectomy complications
Frequency of the mitochondrial DNA 4977bp deletion in the progression of Barrett's oesophagus
Barrett's Oesophagus changes to the surveillance protocol are cheaper but are they safe?
The stepwise introduction of minimally invasive oesophagectomy in an upper GI cancer centre in the UK
Long-term patient reported outcomes of laparoscopic oesophageal myotomy with anterior fundoplication in patients with achalasia
Totally Thoraco-laparoscopic Ivor-Lewis oesophagectomy (TLO)
Risk factors in the development of pulmonary complications post oesophagectomy
Prospective evaluation of quality of life (QoL) in patients undergoing upper gastrointestinal (UGI) cancer surgery
The role of endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) in Barrett's oesophagus with high-grade dysplasia (HGD), intra-mucosal cancer, and invasive adenocarcinoma
Thoraco-laparoscopic Ivor-Lewis oesophagectomy (TLO)
How much do side effects alter over time after laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery?
Management of oesophageal perforation
Does open pancreatic necrosectomy have a role in the management of patients with pancreatic necrosis?
Fluid and Electrolyte knowledge amongst F1 doctors
Analysis of S100A8+, S100A9+ and CD68+ tumour-associated inflammatory cells in pancreatic cancer
Significant cost savings with the blind bedside insertion of Naso-Jejunal feeding tubes in patient with severe acute pancreatitis
Inhibition of gamma secretase is a promising therapeutic target in pancreatic adenocarcinoma
The Grade of the surgeon and laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Is there a need for routine follow up after laparoscopic Cholecystectomy?
Obtaining informed consent for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy; are we consistent?
Incidence of MRSA infection in patients undergoing oesophago-gastric resections
Outcome of gastro-oesophageal resection for malignancy
Reducing the incidence of stent migration in oesophageal cancer
Intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasms (IPMN) of the pancreas single hospital experience
Long term outcome of biliary reconstruction for iatrogenic bile duct injuries - a single centre experience
What should we tell patients undergoing oesophagectomy for cancer? The role of health-related quality of life outcomes in informed consent
Evolving management of gallbladder perforation- a single centre experience without mortality
The role of the multi-disciplinary team in maximising recruitment into multi-centre randomised trials (e.g. OEO5)
Quality of life following duodenal switch
Laparoscopic duodenal switch provides superior weight loss in the super obese (BMI > 50) than laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
Foetor Gangrenosa as a diagnostic sign in strangulated Petersen's hernia following bariatric surgery
Duodenal switch provides better weight loss than gastric bypass in the super-obese
Intra-operative abandonment of laparoscopic bariatric surgery
Co-relation between complications seen on post gastric banding [gb] imaging, and clinical findings/outcome
Is method of band fill (radiological or clinical) after gastric banding significant? an analysis of outcome after 3 years of follow-up
Routine oesophagoscopy to detect anastomotic leakage following oesophagectomy
The prognostic relevance of hepatic steatosis (HS) and body mass index (BMI) in patients undergoing hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases (CRLM)
Xigris (Human recombinant activated protein C) attenuates pancreatic injury in L-arginine-induced experimental acute pancreatitis
Does postoperative neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) predict complications following oesophagogastric surgery?
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
Long-term survival in mid-gut carcinoid
Preoperative severity assessment for acute cholecystitis
Preliminary results from a UK intra-gastric balloon weight loss programme
Tottaly Supine Laparoscopic/Thoracoscopic Oesophagectomy - Pros and Cons
An alternative model for the study of hepatic ablation
PRSS1 Duplication in hereditary pancreatitis
Laparoscopic vs Open gastric bypass comparable early discharge in a district general hospital
Laparoscopic vs Open gastric bypass comparable early discharge in a district general hospital
Pregnancy following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Laparoscopic Nissen-Rossetti Fundoplication without usage of preoperative bougie
True day case laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a DGH
Video Presentation
Specialist centre management of patients with acute biliary symptoms
Close Shave in liver resection for colorectal liver metastases
Factors influencing same day discharge in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy using the harmonic scalpel
Oesophageal perforation- a case series from a specialist centre
Reduction in operative time for major upper GI cancer resections using vascular closure devices
Laparoscopic Assisted Jejuno-Duodenoscopy (LAJD) a novel technique to allow retrograde access to the duodenum
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPX) as a predictor of outcome following oesophago-gastric resection
Is there a role for percutaneous trans-hepatic drainage in the management of malignant obstructive jaundice?
Notes obesity surgery
Quality of life after potentially curative oesophagectomy
Staging Oesophagogastric Cancer; Time for Uniformity?
Surgery for Oesophageal Cancer- Results from a combined Thoracic and Upper GI specialist Unit
The Duodenal Switch- results of the first 104 cases
Un-Informed consent for emergency upper GI surgery
The gravitas bariatric fellowship
Laparoscopic assisted oesophagectomy in an upper gastrointestinal cancer centre in the UK – medium term results
Immunohistochemical and Morphological Analysis of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours (GISTs)
Laparoscopic/Thoracoscopic ‘Ivor Lewis’ Near total Oesophagectomy – Is there any need for the three phase oesophagectomy in selective cases?
Changing trends in the management of oesophago-gastric cancer in Scotland
The influence of age on short term outcome following oesophagectomy in an aging population
Diindolylmethane demonstrates activity in pre-clinical models of colorectal carcinoma both as monotherapy and in combination with AZD0530, a Src inhibitor
A pilot study to assess the chemopreventive properties of anthocyanins in patients with primary colorectal cancer and liver metastases
Factors associated with admission to hospital following outpatient ERCP
Prophylactic gastrectomy in CDH-1 positive carriers
Evaluation of quality of life scores (RAND 36) following laparoscopic gastric band surgery
Comparing the long-term effects of biliopancreatic diversion (BPD) vs laparoscopic gastric banding (LGB) on metabolic syndrome
Two week wait referral for suspected oesophagogastric cancer
Defining the role of ct-pet in the management of patients with cancer
Impact of social deprivation on outcome for patients with oesophago-gastric cancer
Five year survival following oesophagogastric cancer resection in a specialist centre
Potential therapeutic targets in invasive pancreatic cancer by gene expression profiling
Multi-modal management of gastrointestinal stromal tumours
Laparoscopic radical gastrectomy for gastric cancer
Delayed massive haemorrhage (DMH) following pancreato-duodenectomy (PD)
Cadaveric laparoscopic training - the missing link ?
Impact of use of T-Tube for biliary reconstruction in orthotopic liver transplantation in patients with fulminant liver failure
FDG-PET in the staging of oesophageal carcinoma
Laparoscopic Feeding jejunostomy under local anaesthetics
Peri-operative anaesthetic and surgical complications following laparoscopic gastric surgery
Predictors of postoperative outcome in pancreatic resection
Small Bowel Ischaemia
Radical cholecystectomy (RC) for gallbladder carcinoma (GC)
Accuracy of (18) F-FDG PET-CT in preoperative staging of colorectal liver metastases (CRLM)
Intra-operative Cholangiography (IOC) utilisation during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC)
Presentation and outcomes for ampullary adenoma (AAD) compared to ampullary adenocarcinoma (AAC)
Oesophagogastrectomy in elderly patients, is it safe? A 7 year experience in a tertiary centre
Symptomatic cholelithiasis
Open access endoscopy
Extracapsular spread, lymph node ratio and maximum size of cancer deposit in metastatic lymph nodes are negative prognostic factors in oesophageal and gastric cancers
Comparative analysis of effectiveness of endoscopic surgical techniques in the management of oesophageal cancer
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in England
The Merendino procedure in Oxford
Epigallocatechin-3-gallate (a green tea extract) modulates apoptotic pathways in cerulein-induced murine acute pancreatitis
Accuracy of Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) following neo-adjuvant chemotherapy for resectable oesophageal cancer
The biliary complications of radiofrequency assisted hepatectomy
A feasibility study for a new bipolar radiofrequency ablation/aspirator device (Hexablate) in the management of primary and secondary liver cancers
Development of a novel radiofrequency catheter (VesCoag) for endovascular ablation of primary and secondary cancers of the liver
The relationship between preoperative physiology and long-term survival following resection of colorectal liver metastases
The incidence of involved lymph nodes in oesophageal adenocarcinoma-implications for preoperative staging
Patient and histological factors influencing primary hepatocyte isolation from surgically resected tissue
Endomucosal resection
Ninety-nine D2 gastrectomies
The unfolded protein response is activated in human hepatocellular carcinoma and in vitro activation is proportional to glucose deprivation
The Unfolded Protein Response is activated in human pancreatic adenocarcinomas and affects chemo sensitivity in vitro
Short-term clinical and health-related quality of life outcomes after non-operative palliation of malignant jaundice
Bipolar radiofrequency assisted laparoscopic liver resection
Pre-operative percutaneous biliary drainage with short metal stents as a bridge to surgery for obstructing pancreatic or duodenal malignancy
A critical evaluation of admission rates and patient satisfaction after the introduction of a day-case laparoscopic cholecystectomy service
The impact of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy on hepatic resection service provision
Malabsorptive bariatric surgery is effective in the over 50s
The supine position for minimally invasive oesophagectomy — possible advantages for conduit formation
The role of PET-CT in staging of patients with oesophageal cancer
Prospective comparison of optic versus blind probe endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in staging oesophageal cancer
The challenges of delivering high quality care for oesophago-gastric cancer; a qualitative study
Pre- operative weight loss in patients with a BMI of > 60. A comparison of weight loss between a Very Low Calorie Diet (VCLD) and Intragastric balloon (GB)
Straight to Test - What Patients Think About It?
Management of upper GI two week wait cancer referrals at BHR NHS trust
Intra-gastric balloon insertion prior to laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding achieves better weight loss
Weight loss after bioenteric intragastric balloon and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
A novel approach to the management of a traumatic plenic cyst
Dilemmas in the management of GIST in the Imatinib era - a surgeons perspective
Totally Laparoscopic/Thoracoscopic (prone) high ivor lewis oesophagectomy - Is there any need of three stage oesophagectomy in selected cases?
Intra-gastric balloon insertion prior to laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding achieves better weight loss
Weight loss after bioenteric intragastric balloon and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
Delayed bile leak associated with bevacizumab following liver resection for metastatic colorectal cancer
Androgen induces FGF8 in stroma of oesophageal carcinoma and may act in paracrine fashion
Human keratinocyte growth factor (KGF) expression in oesophageal cancer