Surgical aphorisms
Psychological insight for surgeons
Communication in the operating theatre
Meta-analysis of ischaemic preconditioning for liver resections
Systematic review and meta-analysis of oesophageal Doppler-guided fluid management in colorectal surgery
Systematic review and meta-analysis of single-incision versus conventional multiport appendicectomy
Systematic review of the impact of registration and screening on colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in familial adenomatous polyposis and Lynch syndrome
Randomized clinical trial of intraoperative superficial cervical plexus block versus incisional local anaesthesia in thyroid and parathyroid surgery
Randomized clinical trial of fluid and salt restriction compared with a controlled liberal regimen in elective gastrointestinal surgery
Randomized clinical trial of fluid and salt restriction compared with a controlled liberal regimen in elective gastrointestinal surgery ( Br J Surg 2013; 100: 1739–1746)
Surgical complications and their implications for surgeons' well-being
Nomogram for predicting invasion in patients with a preoperative diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
Vascular reconstruction combined with liver resection for malignant tumours
Vascular reconstruction combined with liver resection for malignant tumours ( Br J Surg 2013; 100: 1764–1775)
Portal vein embolization improves rate of resection of extensive colorectal liver metastases without worsening survival
Postoperative adverse outcomes after non-hepatic surgery in patients with liver cirrhosis
Value of peritoneal cytology in potentially resectable pancreatic cancer
Altered central pain processing after pancreatic surgery for chronic pancreatitis
Local recurrence after stenting for obstructing left-sided colonic cancer
Population-based cohort study comparing 30- and 90-day institutional mortality rates after colorectal surgery
Risk of infection and sepsis in severely injured patients related to single nucleotide polymorphisms in the lectin pathway
Population-based study of presentation and adverse outcomes after femoral hernia surgery
Outcomes following prosthetic patch repair in newborns with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
Systematic review of the efficacy of cilostazol, naftidrofuryl oxalate and pentoxifylline for the treatment of intermittent claudication ( Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1630–1638)
Authors' reply: Systematic review of the efficacy of cilostazol, naftidrofuryl oxalate and pentoxifylline for the treatment of intermittent claudication ( Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1630–1638)
Scientific Surgery, BJS December 2013