Seeing the invisible during surgery
The surgeon and the patient with β-thalassaemia intermedia
Use of antibiotics in uncomplicated diverticulitis
Meta-analysis of neoadjuvant treatment modalities and definitive non-surgical therapy for oesophageal squamous cell cancer
Randomized clinical trial of combined preincisional infiltration and intraperitoneal instillation of levobupivacaine for postoperative pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Prediction models for complications in trauma patients
Experimental comparison of mesenteric vessel sealing and thermal damage between one bipolar and two ultrasonic shears devices*
Experimental comparison of mesenteric vessel sealing and thermal damage between one bipolar and two ultrasonic shears devices ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 797–800)
Multicentre trial of a perioperative protocol to reduce mortality in patients with peptic ulcer perforation
Morbidity and mortality before and after bariatric surgery for morbid obesity compared with the general population
Morbidity and mortality before and after bariatric surgery for morbid obesity compared with the general population ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 811–816)
Impact of endoscopic assessment and treatment on operative and non-operative management of acute oesophageal perforation
Increase in future remnant liver function after preoperative portal vein embolization
Increase in future remnant liver function after preoperative portal vein embolization ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 825–834)
Postoperative course and clinical significance of biochemical blood tests following hepatic resection
High intra-abdominal pressure during experimental laparoscopic liver resection reduces bleeding but increases the risk of gas embolism
High intra-abdominal pressure during experimental laparoscopic liver resection reduces bleeding but increases the risk of gas embolism ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 845–852)
Impact of deprivation on short- and long-term outcomes after colorectal cancer surgery
Mechanical bowel preparation does not influence outcomes following colonic cancer resection
One millimetre is the safe cut-off for magnetic resonance imaging prediction of surgical margin status in rectal cancer*
Reconstruction of extensive abdominal wall defects with microvascular tensor fasciae latae flap*
Comparison of three separate antiadhesive barriers for intraperitoneal onlay mesh hernia repair in an experimental model ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 442–449)
Authors' reply: Comparison of three separate antiadhesive barriers for intraperitoneal onlay mesh hernia repair in an experimental model ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 442–449)
Randomized controlled trial of ultrasonic dissection versus standard surgical technique in open left hemicolectomy or total gastrectomy ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 220–227)
Authors' reply: Randomized controlled trial of ultrasonic dissection versus standard surgical technique in open left hemicolectomy or total gastrectomy ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 220–227)
Letter 1: Randomized clinical trial of routine on-table cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 362–367)
Letter 2: Randomized clinical trial of routine on-table cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 362–367)
Author's reply: Randomized clinical trial of routine on-table cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy ( Br J Surg 2011; 98: 362–367)
Scientific Surgery
Recruitment of effector and regulatory T cells into renal cell carcinoma : U1
MDM2 links poor survival and increased invasiveness in renal cell carcinoma : U2
Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of renal tumours: Our experience : U3
The utilisation of microrna in urine samples as a potential diagnostic and prognostic biomarker in bladder cancer : U4
Update on a novel intravesical therapy for non muscle invasive bladder cancer: Combination of a fusogenic glycoprotein, pro-drug activation and oncolytic herpes simplex virus : U5
Role of expression of microrna machinery in bladder cancer : U6
Analysis of overexpression of egfr in invasive penile cancer : U7
Exosomes derived from normal and malignant bladder and prostate cell lines : U8
Distinct genomic differences in prostate cancer between western countries and china : U9
Investigating promoter methylation of WNT signalling antagonists in prostate cancer: A novel biomarker signature : U10
Volatile organic compounds in urine: Potential biomarkers for prostate cancer : U11
Calpains and prostate cancer progression : U12
Wave-3 is imperative for hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) induced migration and invasion of prostate cancer cells in vitro : U13
Arachidonic acid primes human bone marrow stroma for prostate cancer metastasis : U14
Whole-gland salvage therapy using high-intensity focused ultrasound (sonoblate 500tm) for presumed local recurrence following external beam radiation therapy to the prostate : U15
Focal salvage high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation therapy (Sonoblate 500TM) following failed external beam radiation therapy to the prostate : U16
Beyond brooke to the bladder - a role for honey in Interstitial cystitis? : U17
Botulinum Toxin-A does not alter the gene expression of neurotrophic factors in the urothelium of patients with idiopathic detrusor overactivity at 4 or 12 weeks following intra-detrusor administration when compared to placebo : U18
CD4 and CD8 T-Lymphocyte scores cannot be used to predict progression in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) : U19
The identification of adult progenitor stem cells in pelvic peritoneal tissue : U20
Engineering a novel tissue engineered autologus prosthesis for use in stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) repair : U21
Increasing collagen production and contraction with ascorbate in a tissue engineered autologus prosthesis for use in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) : U22
The TAP characteristics of the human renal epithelial CD133 population : U23
Live cell imaging using fourier-transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy : U24
Effects of plant polyphenols on the radiation response of human prostate cell lines as assessed by the comet assay : P51
Downregulation of HIF-1 A and lowered TUBB3 expression levels leads to preferential sensitivity of hypoxic prostate cancer cells tol docetaxel : P52
Adaptation to low oxygenation levels modify the radioresponse of prostate cancer cells in vitro : P53
XMRV not detected in Irish prostate cancer patients with the R462Q mutation : P54
Micropapillary transitional cell carcinoma- our clinical experience : P55
Heterogeniety of pakt and pten expression in non-neoplastic prostate tissue in men at risk of prostate cancer : P56
Combined PCA3 and pre-biopsy multi-parametric MRI in men with a raised PSA : P57
Determinants of failure in men undergoing salvage high intensity focused ultrasound (sonoblate 500TM) following failed external beam radiotherapy for primary prostate cancer : P58
Multi-parametric magnetic resonance imaging (MP-MRI) in recurrent prostate cancer after external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) : P59
Tookad soluble (WST-11) second generation vascular targeted photodynamic therapy (VTP) for prostate cancer: Safety and feasibility : P60
Template transperineal prostate mapping biopsies prostate cancer risk stratification and cancer localization : P61
Validation of prostate cancer biomarkers for screening and diagnosis : P62
Burn induced SIRS/sepsis - The role of Endothelial Tie receptors in mediating the anti-inflammatory effects of Angiopoietin-1 : BP1
State-of-the-Art Smart Biomimetic Scaffold for Cartilage Regeneration: In-vitro and In-vivo Studies : BP2
Microdialysis investigation of amino acid metabolism in the zones of stasis, coagulation and unburned skin during the first 36 hours following burn injury : BP3
Promotion of acute and chronic wound healing by bioresponsive dextrin-rhEGF conjugates: Ex vivo and in vivo evaluation : BP4
The evidence for a genetic link in keloid scarring: The phenotype-genotype link : BP5
In vivo engineering of a myotendinous junction: a cornerstone in skeletal muscle tissue engineering : BP6
Microalbuminuria; Measuring capillary leak in human burn injury : BP7
Hand Disease in Systemic Sclerosis: A Clinical Correlate for Chronic Hand Transplant Rejection : BP8
Differentiation of schwann cells on a novel nanocomposite material for peripheral nerve regeneration : BP9
Exploring the interplay of psychological factors and processes which contribute to successful adjustment to disfiguring conditions : BP10
Quantum dots provide new generation of imaging: application in plastic surgery : BP11
Inflammatory cell profile of paediatric burn wounds during the first month of healing : BP12
Microdialysis to monitor metabolism in the zones of stasis, coagulation and unburned skin during the first 36 hours following burn injury : BP13
Harnessing fibrinogen to develop a second generation skin substitute : BP14
Bioresponsive dextrin-rhEGF conjugates: In vitro evaluation as a potential treatment for chronic wounds : BP15
The evidence for a genetic link in keloid scarring: A British-African collaboration : BP16
The effect of vacuum application on endothelial cell ingress into different dermal skin equivalents : BP17
Self-inflicted burns in the national burns unit of Ireland : BP18
Characterising the Aetiological Profile Incidence and Risk Factors for Gram Negative Burn Wound Infections - A Structured Evidence Based Review : BP19
The Importance of Sensation to Breast Reconstruction Patients - A Pilot study : BP20
A prospective randomised trial of the efficacy of marginal quilting sutures and fibrin sealant in reducing the incidence of seromas in the Extended Latissimus Dorsi donor site : BP21
Prospective randomised control trial using Hartmann's and 6% hydroxyethylstarch (HES) for fluid resuscitation following major burn injury : BP22
A quantitative analysis of psychological and emotional health measures in 360 plastic surgery candidates: is there a difference between aesthetic and reconstructive surgery? : BP23
Hyperpigmentation following injury: number of melanocytes or packing density? : BP24