Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on liver injury in patients undergoing hepatectomy for colorectal metastasis - a single center randomised controlled trial : O1
Pregabalin prevents development of visceral hyperalgesia to oesophageal acid infusion in healthy volunteers : O2
Lymphangiogenesis: novel involvement in abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) : O3
Early liver ischaemic preconditioning reduces ischeamia reperfusion injury acting through nitric oxide synthase : O4
Identification of potential therapeutic targets at the HER2/NEU amplicon : O5
Insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor is upregulated in the leading edge of oesophageal adenocarcinoma and is associated with reduced survival : O6
Heme arginate ameliorates hepatic ischaemia reperfusion injury through modification of macrophage phenotype : O7
Xigris (human recombinant activated protein C) attenuates cerulein-induced experimental acute pancreatitis via regulation of NF-kB and apoptotic pathways. : O8
The effect of the HIF-1 alpha C1772T heterozygous genotype on prostate cancer risk and HIF-1 alpha expression in prostate tissue : O9
Differential Expression of Antimicrobial Peptides in the Female Urogenital Tract : O10
Phenotypic analysis of the role of NK cells in the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms : O11
Self-endothelialisation potential of a novel nanocomposite material for development of cardiovascular implant: the role of progenitor stem cells : O12
Human cancer cachexia - pathway analysis and identification of novel biomarkers in skeletal muscle : O13
GR1+ macrophages are the primary producers of tnf following injury : O14
Analysis of circulating monocyte subsets in critical limb ischaemia CLI) : O15
Tissue engineering small bowel; an in-vitro study of epithelial cell growth on a new biodegradable nanocomposite polycaprolactone polymer scaffold : O16
The role of the inhibitory Fc receptor in acute and chronic allograft rejection : O17
A novel algorithm to predict HLA alloantigen immunogenicity based on the number and physiochemical properties of polymorphic amino acids : O18
Defining the critical limits of renal warm ischaemia in a porcine model - preliminary report : O19
Hypothermic machine perfusion versus static cold storage in a porcine kidney model of ischaemia reperfusion injury : O20
Extracorporeal membranous oxygenation in a porcine non-heart beating liver model - a valuable tool for improving hepatocyte viability : O21
Allospecific B cells can receive effective help from CD4 T cells that recognise an unrelated alloantigen : O22
Leucocytes depletion improved renal function during reperfusion via reducing caspase-3 activity, apoptosis and IL-1B activation : O23
Ureteric complications after kidney transplantation; risk factors and influence of donor type : O24
Depot-specific determinants of ADMA generation by adipose tissue : O25
Should surveillance endoscopy be the key focus to reduce mortality in Barrett's oesophagus? : O26
A marked increase in activated pro-inflammatory T cells exists in the omentum of patients with gastrointestinal cancer : O27
Complement C4A anaphylatoxin as a putative biomarker of response to neoadjuvant chemoradiation for oesophageal cancer : O28
Improving the staging of oesophageal cancer: are changes to the N1 category needed? : O29
MUC-1 and MUC-2 immunohistochemical and serological profile in Barrett's disease and oesophageal cancer : O30
Does inflammation lead to activation of CDX2 and the metaplasia-dysplasia-carcinoma sequence progression in Barrett's oesophagus and oesophageal adenocarcinoma? : O31
A potential new biomarker and treatment for oesophageal cancer : O32
Morphology analyses of human carotid plaque in assessing fibrous cap rupture risk : O33
Adaptive changes in skeletal muscle microvascular extracellular matrix in human critical limb ischaemia : O34
Erythropoietin is angiogenic and tissue protective in human critical limb ischaemia : O35
A novel approach to modelling abdominal aortic aneurysms : O36
Activated satellite cell numbers and activity are increased in critically ischaemic human muscle : O37
CXCL12 upregulated by hypoxia and stimulates cell proliferation via P44/42 and attenuates apoptosis via PI3/AKT pathways in angiogenesis : O38
Can microvessel density and angiogenic growth factor expression distinguish differences in symptomatic versus asymptomatic carotid plaques? : O39
Magnetic resonance T1-relaxation mapping quantifies venous thrombus organisation : O40
Circulating micrornas in colorectal cancer : O41
Bacterial dysbiosis in ileoanal pouches: an assessment of luminal flora in patients with ileoanal pouches using best culture techniques : O42
Identification of colorectal cancer stem cells that self-renew, differentiate and drive tumour growth : O43
The treatment of colorectal cancer metastasis with IGF-I receptor antagonists : O44
Efficacy of the specific ETA receptor antagonist zibotentan (ZD4054) in cancer cells and fibroblasts from colorectal cancer : O45
Analysis of microflora variance during treatment of pouchitis with VSL3 probiotic : O46
Dietary agents in platinum resistance: potential for downstaging of colorectal liver metastases : O47
Health related quality of life after open surgery with enhanced recovery protocols and laparoscopic colorectal surgery : O48
CXCR4 and breast cancer, a role in metastases, a therapeutic target and a prognostic marker : O49
AIB-1 and PEA-3; key mediators of breast cancer invasion : O50
A study investigating the role of mammary adipose conditioned media on breast cancer: the influence of obesity and the metabolic syndrome : O51
Development of a biocompatible fluorescent nanocrystal for sentinel lymph node biopsy : O52
Microrna & predicted protein target expression in the circulation of breast cancer patients: novel biomarkers for breast cancer : O53
The calcium binding protein S100B as a prognostic indicator in breast cancer : O54
Deregulation of the oestrogen-finger protein EFP contributes to hormone-independent growth of breast tumours : O55
Potential of circulating chemokines as serum tumour markers in breast cancer : O56
Effect of angiotensin II and its receptor antagonists on human corpus cavernosal function : O57
Does open surgical experience aid laparoscopic training? : O58
A paradigm shift in modern surgical education : O59
Surgical prophylaxis in familial adenomatous polyposis - do pre existing desmoids outside the abdominal cavity matter? : O60
Self-appraisal in assessing operative performance in laparoscopic colorectal surgery : 061
Meta-analysis of risk factors for desmoid development in familial adenomatous polyposis : O62
The role of antibiotics in the primary treatment of acute non-perforated appendicitis : O63
Randomised control trial of a structured curriculum to improve technical skills : O64
A novel molecular pathway that drives tumorigenesis and invasion in glioblastoma : O65
Tumour cell expression of protein C pathway receptors can mediate the interplay between coagulation proteases and malignancy : O66
Signalling to S100Beta in malignant melanoma: the role of SRC-1 and HOXC11 : O67
Investigation of tumour-peritoneal interactions in the pathogenesis of peritoneal metastases using a novel ex vivo peritoneal model : O68
Cyclin D1 expression influences overall survival in androgen independent prostate cancer : O69
A bespoke 12-gene signature set is associated with pancreatic cancer metastatic capability : O70
Pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase: an attractive target for metabolic anticancer therapy : O71
Hypoxia depletes NAD+ which may promote development of colorectal liver metastases : O72
The endothelin axis in drug sensitive and multidrug resistant bladder cancer cells : O73
Reovirus activates human innate immune cell killing of colorectal cancer : O74
Liver-intestinal cadherin (CDH17) is downregulated in colorectal cancer and associated with tumour progression : O75
The accuracy of core needle biopsy in the diagnosis of soft tissue tumours : O76
Long term glucocorticoid therapy leads to pancreatic acinar trans-differentiation into hepatocyte-like cells : O77
The expression and co-localisation of trefoil factor family peptides and mucins in normal and diseased pancreas : O78
Microrna mir-125a modulates post-resection intestinal apoptosis via downregulation of pro-survival Bcl2 family member MCL1 : O79
Contribution of proximal jejunum to intestinal glucose sensing and regulation of glucose absorption : O80
Contribution of afferent and efferent vagal fibers to diet-induced obesity : O81
Modulation of intestinal permeability by cannabinoids, cytokines and cannabinoid receptor antagonists in a novel in vitro model : O82
Remote ischemic preconditioning reduces liver injury through modulating hepatic nitric oxide pathways : O83
Nitric oxide and endothelial nitric oxide synthase activity are a prerequisite for the protective effects of hindlimb remote ischaemic preconditioning on liver ischaemia reperfusion injury : O84
The effect of PECAM-1 polymorphism on neutrophil diapedesis : O85
Assessment of disease severity in acute dextran sulphate sodium-induced colitis using simple objective measures : O86
The role of neuropilin-1 expression in endothelial progenitor cell differentiation : O87
A novel in vitro model of visceral pain using the human appendix : O88
Distribution of lymphatics within dukes B colorectal adenocarcinomas using D240 immunostain : O89
The mediators of warburg's effect in colorectal cancer: targets for future therapy : O90
Inhibition of P38 MAPK sensitizes human colorectal cancer cells to 5-fluorouracil treatment : O91
Prospective randomized double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study of sacral nerve stimulation in patients with severe rectal evacuatory dysfunction allied to rectal hyposensitivity : O92
Survival after resection of the primary tumour in patients presenting with stage IV colorectal cancer : O93
The water soluble statins, pravastatin and rosuvastatin, do not improve disease severity in dextran sulphate sodium-induced colitis in sprague-dawley rats : O94
Interfering with IGF1 pathways to augment sensitivity of colon cancer cells to current chemotherapeutic agents : O95
Faecal incontinence: are we losing our senses? : O96
Global dna methylation is altered by neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in rectal cancer and may predict response to treatment : O97
Modulation of the ubiquitin-proteasome pathway (UPP) sensitizes colonic carcinoma to apoptosis: the potential of proteasome inhibition in the treatment of colon carcinoma : O98
The enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) pathway for patients undergoing major elective open colorectal surgery: a metaanalysis of randomised controlled trials : O99
Autoantibody contributes to the development of allograft vasculopathy, but only in concert with conventional alloimmune responses : O100
A novel pathway for recipient DC mediated alloresponses : O101
Rapamycin toxicity in pancreatic beta cells is mediated via PKB : O102
The role ot ltbetar signaling in the formation of ectopic lymphoid tissue within cardiac allografts : O103
Cyclosporine versus tacrolimus for renal transplantation: 10 year follow up of a randomised controlled trial : O104
Proton nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy of plasma in renal transplantation. Identification of biomarkers for delayed graft function and acute rejection : O105
Proof of concept study: cardiac output increases after renal transplantation - a preliminary report : O106
Mouse hindlimb remote ischaemic preconditioning reduces liver ischaemia reperfusion injury and improves hepatic microcirculatory blood flow : O107
Initial experience of microdialysis as a method of monitoring inflammatory, ischaemic and immunological events following liver transplantation : O108
Liver transplantation using donation after cardiac death donors: single-centre long-term outcome : O109
Mesenchymal stem cells contribute to hepatogenesis in fetal liver : O110
Tissue autofluorescence techniques and the early diagnosis of mouth cancer : P1
Intra anal permacolTM for the treatment of passive faecal incontinence : P2
Raised asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) in ischaemic skeletal muscle : P3
Acute traumatic coagulopathy is dependent upon injury load and shock : P4
Does tailoring the teaching sessions of clinical teaching fellows according to the needs of different firms of 3-year medical students improve the feedback in a DGH? : P5
Can we exclude appendicitis in patients with normal inflammatory markers? : P6
Assessing generic & specific technical skills in lower gastro-intestinal endoscopies : P7
Outcomes of the endovascular management of aortic arch aneurysm: implications for management of the left subclavian artery : P8
HLA class I and class II expression on differentiated human embryonic stem cells and induced pluripotent stem cells : P9
A novel antibacterial polymer: silver nanoparticle incorporated poss PCU : P10
The effect of molecular weight of dextran sulphate sodium on the severity of acute dextran sulphate sodium-induced colitis in rats : P11
An advanced computerised decision support system for breast cancer multidisciplinary meetings: results of an audit study : P12
Oxidative stress in elective open versus laparoscopic colorectal surgery : P13
Type of the first renal transplant rejection is a good indicator of graft survival : P14
Perspectives towards surgery amongst UK medical students change during progress through medical school : P15
Peri-operative N-acetylcysteine in major liver resection - does it influence outcome? : P16
A postive B cell flow cytometry crossmatch significantly increases rejection rates in the first six months post renal transplantation : P17
Radical surgery may not be necessary to reduce the local recurrence rate after abdominoperineal resection : P18
Evaluation of the prognostic value of big endothelin-1 in patients undergoing potentially curative resection of colorectal cancer : P19
Magic in practice: the nottingham experience : P20
Radiation dose exposure for EVAR - is patient safety being compromised? : P21
Colorectal subspecialisation and improved outcome following abdominoperineal resection for rectal adenocarcinoma : P22
Tumour characteristics in breast cancer vary with ethnicity : P23
Conjugation of quantum dots with RGD peptides: colon cancer cell targeting and toxicity assay : P24
Influence of zinc and zinc chelator on HT-29 colorectal cell line : P25
Pet scanning accurately predicts the extent of pre-operative colorectal hepatic metastatic disease : P26
Longitudinal changes in gastro-oesophageal reflux from three months to six months post lung transplantation : P27
Bilateral breast cancer: do synchronous and metachronous tumours represent different disease entities? : P28
Localisation and quantitation of zinc and zinc transporters in colorectal liver metastases : P29
Validity of pre-operative risk prediction methods for elective endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair using a current multi-centre english dataset : P30
The credit crunch time for the surgical societies : P31
Poor attendance rates will impact upon the success of abdominal aortic aneurysm screening in northern ireland : P32
Vacuum assisted closure therapy and septic open abdomen - is the combination safe? : P33
A discrete-choice experiment to elicit patient preferences for the surgical management of oesophagogastic cancer : P34
Patients with prostate cancer have a higher incidence of venous thromboembolic events following TURP than patients with clinical BPH : P35
Impact of surgeon volume on outcomes of rectal cancer surgery : P36
Neoadjuvant imatinib downsizes functionally irresectable rectal gists without raising overt resistant clones : P37
Reperfusion as a marker of success of distal revascularisation (ramsor study) : P38
A surgical ‘hospital at night’ programme facilitates early review of patients in the emergency department, but does not affect overall workload : P39
Severity of oxidative stress may predict septic complications after elective colorectal surgery : P40
Are surveillance renal transplant biopsies at 1 week useful? : P41
Analgesia requirements in post-mastectomy microvascular breast reconstructions: total rib preservation versus rib sacrifice : P42
Ultrasound guided intraglandular botox injections of major salivary glands for pharmacotherapy-resistant drooling in children : P43
Assessing teaching performance of technical skills in surgery : P44
How can the clinical teaching fellows tailor their teaching sessions according to the needs of different firms of 3-year medical students in a DGH to improve feedback? : P45
Who do foundation year doctors choose as assessors? : P46
Residual great saphenous vein is an important cause of recurrent varicose veins : P47
Prognostic value of the trace element content in colorectal liver metastases : P48
Antibacterial prophylaxis does not prevent mortality nor infection of pancreatic necrosis in acute pancreatitis : P49
Carotid endarterectomy in the elderly: risks factors, intra-operative haemodynamics and short-term complications; a UK tertiary centre experience : P50