The future of fast-track surgery
‘Artery-first’ approaches to pancreatoduodenectomy
Resection margin involvement and tumour origin in pancreatic head cancer
Systematic review and meta-analysis of outcomes after intraoperative pancreatic duct stent placement during pancreaticoduodenectomy
Randomized clinical trial of ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy versus surgery for the incompetent great saphenous vein
Randomized clinical trial of ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy versus surgery for the incompetent great saphenous vein ( Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1062–1070)
Diagnosis of postoperative pancreatic fistula
Structured intraoperative assessment of pancreatic gland characteristics in predicting complications after pancreaticoduodenectomy
Combined modality treatment for patients with locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Loss of the nerve monitoring signal during bilateral thyroid surgery
Loss of the nerve monitoring signal during bilateral thyroid surgery ( Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1089–1095)
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing for preoperative risk assessment before hepatic resection
Resection of segment VIII for hepatocellular carcinoma
Early hepatic regeneration index and completeness of regeneration at 6 months after partial hepatectomy
Real-time monitoring of liver damage during experimental ischaemia–reperfusion using a nitric oxide sensor
Cholecystectomy-related bile duct and vasculobiliary injuries
Multivisceral resections for rectal cancer
Preclinical cadaveric study of transanal endoscopic da Vinci® surgery
Comparison of 30-day, 90-day and in-hospital postoperative mortality for eight different cancer types
Comparison of 30-day, 90-day and in-hospital postoperative mortality for eight cancer sites ( Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1149–1154)
Relationship between patients' reports of complications and symptoms, disability and quality of life after surgery
Recruiting patients into randomized clinical trials in surgery ( Br J Surg 2012 99 307–308)
Authors' reply: Recruiting patients into randomized clinical trials in surgery ( Br J Surg 2012 99 307–308)
Perineal reconstruction after abdominoperineal excision using inferior gluteal artery perforator flaps ( Br J Surg 2012 99 584–588)
Authors' reply: Perineal reconstruction after abdominoperineal excision using inferior gluteal artery perforator flaps ( Br J Surg 2012 99 584–588)
Prognostic significance of peritoneal washing cytology in patients with gastric cancer ( Br J Surg 2012 99 397–403)
Prognostic significance of peritoneal washing cytology in patients with gastric cancer ( Br J Surg 2012 99 397–403)
Scientific surgery