Effect of intra-operative infiltration with local anesthesia on the development of chronic pain after inguinal hernia repair. A randomized controlled triple-blinded trial
Complications after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a 13-year experience with 1468 patients with analysis of risk factors
Anesthetic conditioning in liver transplantation. Results of a multicenter randomized controlled trial
Equal effectiveness of laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Roux-Y-Gastric Bypass: one year results of the prospective randomized Swiss multicentre bypass or sleeve study (SM-BOSS)
Primary wound closure with a limberg flap vs. secondary wound healing after excision of a pilonidal sinus: long term results of a Swiss multicenter randomized controlled study
Randomized clinical trial on the effect of coffee on postoperative ileus following elective colectomy
Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery leads to reduced bone mineral density (BMD) and metabolic acidosis in rats
Purse-string closure of the stoma site leads to fewer wound infections: results from a multicenter randomized control trial
Portal vein resection during duodenopancreatectomy: a case-match analysis about safety and survival
Complications after cytoreductive surgery and Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
Molecular upstaging of lymph node negative colon cancers by one-step nucleic acid amplification (OSNA): results of the prospective, European, multicenter study
A randomized controlled trial comparing emergency cholecystectomy first versus sequential common bile duct endoscopic assessment/cholecystectomy for suspected gallstone migration
Total tumor volume/alpha fetoprotein score for the selection of liver transplant candidate with hepatocellular carcinoma: a prospective validation
What is the prevalence of intracranial bleeding in patients with mild traumatic brain injury and GCS 14-15: a retrospective study in 3088 patients
Down-staging of tumor-positive lymph nodes in esophageal cancer by neo-adjuvant treatment: do these patients have the same prognosis as those with an a priori negative nodal status?
Blood substitution has no impact on long time survival after elective colon cancer resection: a propensity score analysis
Preoperative assessment of esophageal cancer by using PET/CT: information on tumor behavior related to maximum standardized uptake values of the primary tumor
Primary nonclosure of mesenteric defects during laparoscopic Roux en Y gastric bypass—Reoperations and intraoperative findings in 116 patients
Hypothermic oxygenated machine perfusion (HOPE) prevents biliary injury after transplantation of DCD liver grafts
ALPPS is superior to conventional procedures to remove malignant liver tumors not resectable in one procedure
Robotic assisted living donor nephrectomy: long-term institutional report and analysis
Preliminary results of randomized double-blinded controlled trial comparing Sacral Nerve Modulation (SNM) with Pudendal Nerve Stimulation (PNS) for fecal incontinence
First results on end-ischemic hypothermic oxygenated machine perfusion (HOPE) of human liver grafts donated after cardiac arrest
Outcomes of primary repair of complex ano-rectal fistulas with endo-rectal flap advancement repair
Right colon cancer — left behind?
Intraoperative signal loss in recurrent laryngeal nerve monitoring in the course of bilateral thyroidectomy—results of a two step strategy
Prophylactic intraabdominal mesh implantation in high risk patients: preliminary results of a randomized controlled trial
Mid-term results after perineal stapled prolapse resection for external rectal prolapse
Survival assessment of patients with synchronous liver and lung colorectal metastases: a study based on the LiverMetSurvey
Gastrointestinal cancer volumes in Switzerland until 2035—an estimation based on available national cancer incidences and a scenario for the future development of the Swiss population
Five-year follow-up of patients with type 1 diabetes transplanted with allogeneic islets: the UIC experience
Mini-laparotomy versus laparoscopically assisted ventriculo-peritoneal shunt placement: a prospective randomized controlled trial
Acute modulation of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) signaling is not involved in the control of energy expenditure after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery in rats
The remains of the day: bile duct injuries related to single-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy - a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
Predictors of failure to reach a sufficient liver volume prior to hepatecomy after portal vein embolization
Natural history of sigmoid diverticulitis: a prospective cohort study
EpCAM expression varies significantly and is differentially associated with prognosis in the luminal B HER2+, basal-like, and HER2 intrinsic subtypes of breast cancer
The impact of graft implantation order on short- and long-term graft survival in simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplants
Outcome after neoadjuvant therapy for locally advanced rectal cancer of the upper third
Hepatic resection of noncolorectal, nonneuroendocrine, nonsarcomatous, nonovarian metastases (NCNSO): the Mount Sinai medical center experience
Compression anastomoses in colorectal surgery—a prospective audit of 179 patients
Simplified two-timepoint FDG-PET/CT imaging for pancreatic lesions. Is it helpful in determining pancreatic tumors?
Quantification of islet loss and graft functionality during immune rejection using iron-labeled islet cells by 3-Tesla MRI in the rat model
Local bone mineral density has no influence on the risk for mechanical failure after angle stable plate osteosynthesis of distal radius fractures in the elderly. A prospective, multicenter cohort study
Prophylactic intraperitoneal onlay mesh (IPOM) is feasible and safe and prevents incisional hernias—short-term results of a randomized controlled trial
The impact of coding systems for the injury severity score (ISS) on the valuation of polytrauma patients
Transumbilical single-port laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal repair of inguinal hernia: progress in reducing invasiveness
Influence of vanadium 4+ and 5+ ions on the differentiation and activation of human osteoclasts
Arthroscopic repair of traumatic isolated subscapularis tendon lesions Lafosse III-IV: a prospective MRI-controlled case series with one year follow-up
Stabilization of proximal humeral fractures using the multiloc proximal humeral nail
Correlation between preoperative nutritional screening tools and postoperative complications
Prospective, double-blind, randomized controlled single-centre trial: suppression of surgeons skin flora during surgical procedures using a new antimicrobial surgical glove
Instant capillary lactates to evaluate bowel ischemia: proof of concept in a porcine model
Is smaller better? - 2.7 mm implants for osteosynthesis of displaced lateral malleolar fractures
A radiolucent, carbon fibre reinforced synthetic plate for distal radius fractures: first experience
A mass casualty incident - training the entire rescue process at a Swiss level 1 trauma center
Reasons for non-compliance with the protocol in an enhanced recovery program after surgery
Violence related injuries treated in a Swiss trauma center
Is an ERAS pathway applicable for emergency colectomy?
A new mini-open technique for operative treatment of displaced intraarticular calcaneal fractures
Importance of the posterior plafond for the outcome after operatively treated ankle fractures
Traumatic lower limb amputation versus salvage with Ilizarov external fixation—comparison of outcomes
Routine chest radiographs are not mandatory after fluoroscopic-guided totally implantable venous access port devices insertion by vein denudation
Small-for-Size syndrome—overcoming regenerative limits in the liver by tricking organ size control
Rat liver allo-graft rejection promotes cancer clearance: a model of transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist delays progression of liver fibrosis
Neural regulation of pancreatic cancer: beta-adrenergic signaling increases primary tumor growth and metastasis
Aberrant activation of the PI3K/mTOR pathway is associated with a worse prognosis in malignant pleural mesothelioma patients receiving multimodal therapy
Role of hybrid procedures for multilevel peripheral arterial disease
Clinical outcomes of symptomatic versus asymptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysm
Influence of suprarenal aortic clamping on clinical outcome during open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Current spectrum, decision-making and treatment results in surgical thoracic and thoraco-abdominal aortic disease: experience of a decade
Posterior approach to the popliteal vessels after knee joint dislocation
Extracorporeal life support as a bridge to lung transplantation: institutional experience
Adequacy of video-assisted mediastinal lymphadenectomy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer
Perioperative morbidity and mortality after lung volume reduction surgery in an established program
Impact of induction therapy on airway complications after sleeve lobectomy for lung cancer
Management of postpneumonectomy empyema caused by oesophago-pleural fistula
Natural killer cells improve allogeneic lung transplants via depletion of donor dendritic cells