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
MDM2 links poor survival and increased invasiveness in renal cell carcinoma
Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of renal tumours: Our experience
The utilisation of microrna in urine samples as a potential diagnostic and prognostic biomarker in bladder cancer
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
Role of expression of microrna machinery in bladder cancer
Analysis of overexpression of egfr in invasive penile cancer
Exosomes derived from normal and malignant bladder and prostate cell lines
Distinct genomic differences in prostate cancer between western countries and china
Investigating promoter methylation of WNT signalling antagonists in prostate cancer: A novel biomarker signature
Volatile organic compounds in urine: Potential biomarkers for prostate cancer
Calpains and prostate cancer progression
Wave-3 is imperative for hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) induced migration and invasion of prostate cancer cells in vitro
Arachidonic acid primes human bone marrow stroma for prostate cancer metastasis
Whole-gland salvage therapy using high-intensity focused ultrasound (sonoblate 500tm) for presumed local recurrence following external beam radiation therapy to the prostate
Focal salvage high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation therapy (Sonoblate 500TM) following failed external beam radiation therapy to the prostate
Beyond brooke to the bladder - a role for honey in Interstitial cystitis?
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
CD4 and CD8 T-Lymphocyte scores cannot be used to predict progression in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
The identification of adult progenitor stem cells in pelvic peritoneal tissue
Engineering a novel tissue engineered autologus prosthesis for use in stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) repair
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)
The TAP characteristics of the human renal epithelial CD133 population
Live cell imaging using fourier-transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy
Effects of plant polyphenols on the radiation response of human prostate cell lines as assessed by the comet assay
Downregulation of HIF-1 A and lowered TUBB3 expression levels leads to preferential sensitivity of hypoxic prostate cancer cells tol docetaxel
Adaptation to low oxygenation levels modify the radioresponse of prostate cancer cells in vitro
XMRV not detected in Irish prostate cancer patients with the R462Q mutation
Micropapillary transitional cell carcinoma- our clinical experience
Heterogeniety of pakt and pten expression in non-neoplastic prostate tissue in men at risk of prostate cancer
Combined PCA3 and pre-biopsy multi-parametric MRI in men with a raised PSA
Determinants of failure in men undergoing salvage high intensity focused ultrasound (sonoblate 500TM) following failed external beam radiotherapy for primary prostate cancer
Multi-parametric magnetic resonance imaging (MP-MRI) in recurrent prostate cancer after external beam radiotherapy (EBRT)
Tookad soluble (WST-11) second generation vascular targeted photodynamic therapy (VTP) for prostate cancer: Safety and feasibility
Template transperineal prostate mapping biopsies prostate cancer risk stratification and cancer localization
Validation of prostate cancer biomarkers for screening and diagnosis
Burn induced SIRS/sepsis - The role of Endothelial Tie receptors in mediating the anti-inflammatory effects of Angiopoietin-1
State-of-the-Art Smart Biomimetic Scaffold for Cartilage Regeneration: In-vitro and In-vivo Studies
Microdialysis investigation of amino acid metabolism in the zones of stasis, coagulation and unburned skin during the first 36 hours following burn injury
Promotion of acute and chronic wound healing by bioresponsive dextrin-rhEGF conjugates: Ex vivo and in vivo evaluation
The evidence for a genetic link in keloid scarring: The phenotype-genotype link
In vivo engineering of a myotendinous junction: a cornerstone in skeletal muscle tissue engineering
Microalbuminuria; Measuring capillary leak in human burn injury
Hand Disease in Systemic Sclerosis: A Clinical Correlate for Chronic Hand Transplant Rejection
Differentiation of schwann cells on a novel nanocomposite material for peripheral nerve regeneration
Exploring the interplay of psychological factors and processes which contribute to successful adjustment to disfiguring conditions
Quantum dots provide new generation of imaging: application in plastic surgery
Inflammatory cell profile of paediatric burn wounds during the first month of healing
Microdialysis to monitor metabolism in the zones of stasis, coagulation and unburned skin during the first 36 hours following burn injury
Harnessing fibrinogen to develop a second generation skin substitute
Bioresponsive dextrin-rhEGF conjugates: In vitro evaluation as a potential treatment for chronic wounds
The evidence for a genetic link in keloid scarring: A British-African collaboration
The effect of vacuum application on endothelial cell ingress into different dermal skin equivalents
Self-inflicted burns in the national burns unit of Ireland
Characterising the Aetiological Profile Incidence and Risk Factors for Gram Negative Burn Wound Infections - A Structured Evidence Based Review
The Importance of Sensation to Breast Reconstruction Patients - A Pilot study
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
Prospective randomised control trial using Hartmann's and 6% hydroxyethylstarch (HES) for fluid resuscitation following major burn injury
A quantitative analysis of psychological and emotional health measures in 360 plastic surgery candidates: is there a difference between aesthetic and reconstructive surgery?
Hyperpigmentation following injury: number of melanocytes or packing density?