Randomized clinical trial of lichtenstein's operation versus mesh plug repair for inguinal hernia - long term results
Surgical glove perforation and the risk of surgical site infection
Incorrect timing of antibiotic prophylaxis drastically increases surgical site infection rates after colorectal surgery
Local treatment for patients with stage I rectal cancer
Laparoscopic versus open sigmoidectomy for diverticulitis : A prospective randomized single-blind trial
Management of minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias
Reduced wound healing disorders after laparotomy by using coated threads for fascia closure
Feasibility and results of 242 combined rectopexy and posterior colpomyorraphy for pelvic floor disorders with rectal prolapse and rectocele
Lymph node ratio is inferior to pN-stage in predecting recurrence and overall survival in node-positive colon cancer patients
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer : A comparison of histological response in liver metastases, primary tumors and regional lymph nodes
Improvement in glucose metabolism after bariatric surgery : Comparison of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective randomized trial
Delayed gastric emptying in patients with orthotopic reconstruction after pancreatic surgery
Surgeon experience does not affect surgical complication rate after kidney transplantion - a single centre study of 1′496 kidney transplants
Surgery for neuroendocrine tumours of the pancreas - even in metastatic disease!
Measure of the voluntary contraction of the puborectal sling as a predictor of successful sphincter repair in the treatment of anal incontinence
Rectal prolapse treatment - the choice of technique
Minimally invasive versus open esophagectomy for patients with esophageal cancer
Restrictive fluid management reduces pulmonary complications in esophageal surgery
Mechanical bowel preparation and antibiotic prophylaxis in elective colorectal surgery in Switzerland - A survey
Liver-first approach for advanced colorectal liver metastases. An update
Soft tissue navigation : an ex-vivo porcine liver model for multimodality imaging and simulation of deformations to validate techniques for image-guided liver surgery
Surgery for treatment of perianal fistulising Crohn's disease is still needed despite infliximab
Surgical site infections in abdominal surgery at a swiss tertiary care center
Equal effectiveness of laparoscopic sleeve-gastrectomy (LSG) and laparoscopic Roux-Y-gastric bypass (LRYGB) : mid-term results of a prospective randomized trial
Outcomes of liver surgery in the elderly population over 70 years
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis : lukewarm or boiling hot, take it out!
Is sphincter preservation reasonable in all patients with rectal cancer?
Management of ductal leaks following pancreatectomy
Influence of donor age on islet isolation and transplantation outcome
Functional outcome after perineal stapled prolapse (PSP) resection
Laparoscopic surgery in different gastric lesions
Humoral factors enhance fracture healing and callus formation in traumatic brain injured patients
Production of osteogenic implants in an intraoperative setup with human adipose-derived cells
Minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis : Advanced early fracture healing in a sheep trauma model
Quality of life and functional outcome after osteosynthesis for proximal humeral fractures
PHILOS® : 5 years of experience - has the fracture of the proximal humerus finally been “solved”?
Arthroscopic Bankart repair for traumatic anterior shoulder instability. A follow up study
Volar plating of distal radius fractures with acute median nerve dysfunction
Improvements achieved and lessons learned from 10 years of damage control surgery at a swiss national trauma center
Comparison of short transverse versus hockey stick surgical incision in renal transplantation : A prospective, randomized, two-arm study
Facts and figures of trauma induced coagulopathy (TIC) in severely injured patients - lost in translation?
Impact of energy metabolism on weight reduction in bariatric patients
Long term results and posttraumatic ankle arthrosis in osteosynthesis of the posterior malleolus using a dorsolateral approach
How good is full-body, low dose digital radiography (LODOX) in detecting fractures in polytraumatized patients?
Evaluation of anterior minimally invasive surgery (AMIS®) with unipolar hip hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly
Lack of extended venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in high-risk patients undergoing major orthopedic or major cancer surgery : Electronic assessment of VTE prophylaxis in high-risk surgical patients at discharge from swiss hospitals (ESSENTIAL)
3D vision enhances task performance independent of the surgical method
Distal extraarticular fractures of the radius treated by closed reduction and joint bridging external fixation : Amount and clinical relevance of shortening of the radius
Fractured posterior malleolus in ankle fractures - Is a CT scan benefitiary for surgical strategy?
Do we really need 24 hour observation for patients with minimal brain injuries and isolated small intracranial bleeding?
Treatment of supra- and intraarticular fractures of the distal humerus using an anatomically pre-shaped locking compression plate, a two year follow-up
Prediction of symptomatic hypocalcemia after total thyroidectomy
The mechanism of action of the vacuum assisted closure device
Operative strategy for the treatment of dislocation type fractures of the proximal tibia (Moore type II, medial)
Complications of angular-stable plate fixation in displaced proximal humeral fractures using the Proximal Humeral Internal Locking System : Experience in a cantonal hospital
A20 is central to liver regeneration : Delayed regeneration and increased inflammation in A20 heterozygote mice
Prevention of burn wound progression
Ghrelin-pretreatment to prevent ischemic tissue necrosis
Long-term evaluation of myoblast seeded patches implanted on infarcted rat hearts
Interferon gamma secretion by natural killer cells is regulated by extracellular nucleotides during liver regeneration in mice
Identification of CD9+ MSC-Like cells in human lung parenchyma capable of differentiating into airway epithelial cells
Promising outcome with neoadjuvant chemo- and radiotherapy in patients with operable stage III B non-small cell lung cancer. A prospective multicenter trial by the swiss group for clinical cancer research (SAKK 16/01)
Should we restrain from thoracic aortic surgery under deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in older patients?
Oral anticoagulation in aortic dissection : Effect on secondary dilatation and malperfusion syndrome
Assessment of cardiac function by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography before and after surgical repair of pectus excavatum
Size-reduced lung transplantation : Correlation of donor predicted postoperative FEV1 with recipient best FEV1
Tumors associated with superficial thrombophlebitis
Supra-aortic transposition for combined vascular and endovascular repair of aortic arch pathology
Effects of etodolac (Lodine) and diclofenac (Voltaren) on human platelet aggregation : A crossover open-label study
Basilic vein transposition fistula in the forearm : A neglected autologous arteriovenous fistula for dialysis
Standardized intention-to-treat protocol to allow endovascular treatment of most ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
Treatment of malignant tumors invading the vena cava
Endarterectomy of the aneurysm sac in open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair reduces perigraft seroma
Micro-CT to characterize transmural neovascularisation of a porous vascular graft material
Veno-venous perfusion to cool down and re-warm in thoracic and thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Controlled reperfusion reduces extent of reperfusion injury in a rodent model of acute limb ischemia
Biodegradable synthetic small-calibre vascular grafts : 1-year results after replacement of the rat aorta
Safety and efficacy of anti-CD34-coated ePTFE vascular grafts : in vivo experimental study