Ten year follow up case control study of the effect of portal vein embolization (PVE) on the survival of patients with colorectal liver metastases (CRLM) and the influence of hypoxia factors on tumour growth
Relationship between the Aberdeen varicose vein questionnaire (AVVQ) and disease severity
Metabolic relationships within the tumour microenvironment of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma - pancreatic stellate cells induce glycolysis in cancer cells
Ex-vivo normothermic perfusion with the noble gas argon in an experimental model of kidney transplantation
HTATIP2 regulates the impaired angiogenic activity observed in monocytes isolated from patients with critical limb ischaemia F. E. Ludwinski, A. S. Patel, J. Furmston, P. Saha, A. Bajwa, K. M. Nuthall,
The influence of obesity on mechanisms underlying perioperative insulin resistance
Investigation of the effect of genetic polymorphisms on aortic growth in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)
O8
Comparative analysis of re-epithelialisation in partial thickness burn and excisional wounds of similar depth
Reporting individual surgeon outcomes does not affect number and characteristics of abdominal aortic aneurysms offered treatment in the UK
Differential in vitro reactivity of mesenteric and renal arteries to changes in pH and chloride concentration
Mental imagery with 3D visual aids augments surgical performance
The development of a nanocomposite auricular implant with adipose stem cells for clinical translation
ALPHA-2-Antiplasmin activity is increased in patients with AAA
Vascular endoanchoring for proximal and distal fixation and seal of EVAR
Association and outcome based analysis of toe pressure measurement in a consecutive cohort of patients
Type 1 endoleak post endovascular aneurysm repair - is there a role for conservative management in selected patients?
Endovascular treatment versus endarterectomy for common femoral artery atherosclerotic disease: a systematic review
Metabolic profiling in chronic venous ulceration of the lower limb - a potential tool for discovering biomarkers of prognosis?
Frailty predicts poor outcome in patients undergoing lower limb infrainguinal surgical revascularisation.
Excimer laser atherectomy for chronic occlusive femoropopliteal disease
Audit on temporal artery biopsies in giant cell arteritis
Observational study describing the accuracy of ultrasound abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) diameter measurement in differing AAA morphology
Vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome type IV: best modern management
O25
The comparative haemodynamic efficacy of lower limb muscles using transcutaneous electrical stimulation
Surgical micro-retrodermal axillary curettage (mRAC) effectively reduces axillary hyperhidrosis
Terahertz Pulsed Imaging to differentiate benign and malignant breast tissue
Coordinating perioperative care for the high risk general surgical patient using risk prediction scoring
The use of onestep nucleic acid amplification (OSNA) and tumour related factors in the treatment of axillary breast cancer: a predictive model
Assessing Argonaute-2 as a biomarker for breast cancer
Traffic light system at surgical assessment unit
Variations in survival and outcomes between Her-2+ve breast cancer subtypes following the introduction of trastuzumab
Economic impact of trastuzumab treatment in a west of Ireland primary care facility: a cost-effective analysis
1.9NM gold nanoparticles enhance x-irradiation cell killing of breast cancer cells
Investigation of mediators of lymphangiogenesis at a circulating and tissue level in breast cancer
Circumferential focused ultrasound in the treatment of breast fibroadenomata
Determining changes in molecular subtype of breast cancer recurrence: loco-regional verses distant metastasis
Variation in reporting of post-operative bowel dysfunction following rectal cancer surgery: cross-sectional review
The repeatability of rectocoele measurement using transperineal ultrasound and defaecation proctography
The effects of exercise preconditioning on patients scheduled for elective colorectal surgery: a randomised controlled pilot study
Can serum c-reactive protein be used to predict anastomotic leak in the first week after anterior resection for rectal cancer?
Functional recovery takes 4 times as long after open resection for colon cancer compared to laparoscopic resection.
Inter-observer agreement of radiologists assessing the response of rectal cancers after chemoradiation therapy according to MRI tumour regression grading (mrTRG)
A pilot study to compare carbon dioxide and a polyethylene glycol solution as methods of distending the colon for clinical investigation
Defining a 3D bio-mimetic colorectal tumouroid
MRI assessment of intraluminal and extramural regression after chemoradiation therapy
A study to look at how patient positioning during laparoscopic surgery effects intra-ocular pressure (IOP)
Changing patterns in admission and short term mortality in English colorectal cancer patients 1998–2010
Correlation between MRI detected extra-mural vascular invasion (mrEMVI) in rectal cancer and metastatic disease: a meta-analysis
The use of total pelvic floor ultrasound in the pelvic floor multidisciplinary meeting
The effect of a self-administered performance based intra-procedural checklist on an emergency simulated laparoscopic task performance
Mental exhaustion: a systematic review on the psycho-social impact of a career in surgery
Ward round communication: a quality improvement project
Perceptions about the present and future of surgical simulation: a national study of mixed qualitative, quantitative methodology
Operation notes: are we conforming to RCS recommendations?
Effect of playing video games on laparoscopic skills performance: a systematic review
MOOC - an on-line educational platform for tomorrow's surgeons
First UK experience of robotic versus laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy
Use of an ex-vivo organ perfusion system to determine the therapeutic algorithm for microwave ablation (MWA) of liver tumours
Initial experience in irreversible electroporation for the treatment of locally advanced unresectable pancreatic cancer
An evidence based literature review for the surgical management of extra-hepatic portal vein thrombosis in the non-cirrhotic patient
Expanding the indications for pancreas resection and autologous islet cell transplantation (IAT) in both adults and children
Quality of life predictors in chronic pancreatitis: preliminary results from a cohort study
The effect of monocarboxylate transporter 1 inhibition in the tumour microenvironment of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
CD8 T cells process alloantigen acquired from MHC-I on graft cells and provide help to indirect pathway CD4 T cells
A comparison between static cold storage and non-oxygenated, portal hypothermic machine perfusion for the preservation of donated human livers
Long term comparative outcomes of induction agents regimens in simultaneous pancreas kidney transplantation
Transplant renal artery stenosis in a living donor series: risk factors and outcomes
Pre-emptive immunosuppression using tacrolimus for living kidney transplantation
Skeletal muscle mass using computed tomography body morphometric assessment- defining the normal range
Substantial increases in deceased donor transplant rates could be achieved by expanding the thresholds of suitability for marginal donors
Quality assessment of discarded human kidneys: a comparison of hypothermic machine perfusion and ex-vivo normothermic perfusion techniques
A comparison of methods of body composition analysis
AZD1775 inhibits endothelial cell remodeling in colorectal liver metastases in vitro
A novel demonstration of the TRPC1 ion channel subunit in human abdominal aortic aneurysm vascular smooth muscle cells
HLA-specific alloantibody development can be predicted using a novel computational scoring system that quantifies 3-dimensional electrostatic potential differences between donor and recipient HLA molecules
Blast trauma increases microvesicle shedding in an in vivo model of thoracic blast trauma
The IVICA trial: a randomised controlled trial comparing the efficacy of intravenous and oral iron in the preoperative management of colorectal cancer anaemia
The impact of sarcopenia and myosteatosis on outcomes of unresectable pancreatic cancer and distal cholangiocarcinoma
A novel method for the diagnosis and grading of intussusception using transvaginal ultrasound
The right colic artery - an anatomical demonstration and its relevance in the laparoscopic era
The role of DNA methylation in the pathology of abdominal aortic aneurysms
Pelvex collaborative group - international registry of pelvic exenterative surgery
O84
Mean arterial pressure shows poor correlation with contrast enhanced ultrasound assessed visceral blood flow
The R-3D-2 Study - randomised controlled trial on the impact of surgical rehearsal strategies in rectal cancer surgery using 3D models by using 2 methods
Evaluation of a wearable, wireless device for remote vital signs monitoring in post-operative patients
IVANOF: highlighting recruitment barriers in research
Development of a global research registry: improving compliance with the declaration of Helsinki 2013
The management of proximal paediatric sialolithiasis: gland preserving surgery
Screening for delayed cerebral ischaemia in aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: an international survey
Tendon cell attachment, proliferation and differentiation on roughened, hydroxyapatite and silicon-substituted hydroxyapatite substrates
O93
Uncontrolled secondary hyperparathyroidism: a risk factor in the developement of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis
Best supportive management for adults referred with tonsillopharyngitis-the besmart project phase one: multicentre observational study
A systematic review of the methodological and reporting quality of case series in surgery
Is weekend surgery a risk factor for post-tonsillectomy haemorrhage?
Support for reporting guidelines in surgical journal needs improvement: a systematic review
Workforce planning: a 10 year overview of consultant general surgeon posts advertised and declared specialty requirements in the United Kingdom
A meta-analysis investigating the role of simple transfusion in preventing sickle cell related complications in patients with sickle disease undergoing surgery
Antibiotics versus appendicectomy for the treatment of uncomplicated acute appendicitis: an updated meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
Pre-NELA vs. NELA - has anything changed, or is it just an audit exercise?
Body composition and its effect on the badly injured
Are histologically normal appendices normal?
Is there a misuse of groin ultrasound for diagnosing inguinal herniae in primary care?
Determining surgical outcomes in the overweight
Who in emergency surgery
Does the financial cost implication of routine histopathology of cholecystectomy specimens outweigh the benefit to patient care within the NHS
Combined hyperbilirubinaemia and a raised C-reactive protein as a predictive tool for gangrenous appendicitis: a single centre study
A clinical audit on peri-operative temperature measurement and its management.
Child-Pugh score: a potential risk stratification tool in patients undergoing surgery for encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis
The use of pre-operative blood grouping and saving in appendicectomies
Intra-operative use of indocyanine green near infra-red fluorescence in colorectal surgery: a feasibility study
A multimodal intervention (nutrition, exercise and anti-inflammatories) for the prevention of myosteatosis in patients with inoperable pancreatic cancer
Validation of total pelvic floor utlrasound in pelvic defaecatory dysfunction
Evaluation of a novel mitochondria-targeted anti-oxidant therapy for ischaemic reperfusion injury in a model of kidney transplantation
MicroRNA expression in the rectal mucosa: response to bariatric surgery and implications for colorectal cancer risk. (ISRCTN95459522)
A prospective randomosed study in direct visual training in laparoscopic simulation
Implementation science: a Bayesian prediction tool for acute traumatic coagulopathy
Investigating genotypic changes in chronic wound fibroblasts
Modulating the p53/MDM2 axis to enhance outcomes of radiotherapy for head & neck cancer: tumour and normal tissue studies in vitro and in vivo
A prospective, multicentre study on the use of epidermal graft to optimise outpatient wound management
Investigation of the molecular effects of cooling human burns
A randomised controlled trial to assess the impact of patient specific mental rehearsal on surgical performance
Modulating topography of a polyurethane-based polymer for optimal epithelialisation
O126
O127
A low-cost alternative for nasolaryngoscopy simulation training equipment: a randomised controlled trial.
Safety of postoperative NSAIDs in major gastrointestinal surgery; a multicentre, prospective cohort study
Genetically engineered exosomes as a novel method for delivery of therapeutic microRNAs
Feasibility study of exhaled breath profiling in patients with Barrett's oesophagus
Are surgeons born or made? Comparing the personality traits and learning styles of surgical trainees and medical students
O133
The impact of medical student surgical conferences
Early surgical skills acquisition with different surgical modalities: a randomized controlled educational trial
High resolution magic-angle-spinning nuclear magnetic resonance (HR-MAS NMR) spectrometric identification of biomarkers of atherosclerosis in the Apolipoprotein-E knockout mice plaques (intact solid tissues)
Dropout rates of women from abdominal aortic aneurysm screening
Challenges in the management of splenic artery aneurysms
Venous thromboembolism risk assessment prior to superficial venous disease intervention - what's the score?
Determination of factors contributing to atherosclerotic disease progression in patients with symptomatic peripheral arterial disease
Cardiovascular risk profile and management of risk factors in patients with small abdominal aortic aneurysm
What are the normal post-operative CT appearances of a gastric conduit following two phase oesophagectomy?
Impact of surgical proficiency gain upon long-term survival following oesophagectomy for cancer
Post-operative elevation of the neutrophil:lymphocyte ratio predicts complications following oesophageal resection
Application of gold nanorods for upper gastrointestinal cancer theranostics
Erythrocyte and plasma uptake of omega-3 fatty acids from an intravenous fish oil based lipid emulsion in patients with advanced oesophagogastric cancer
Individual patient 3D oesophageal cancer models for tailored treatment
Live validation of an experimental expert simulating model in managing prostate cancer in the community
Impact of donor type on the incidence of ureteric complications following kidney transplantation
The use of chaperones for intimate examinations
O151
An audit of outpatient procedure income
The proof-of-concept project to develop an ex-vivo perfusion model, to study the real-time molecular changes and therapeutic methods of colorectal liver metastases (CRLM)
Intraoperative assessment of abdominal microvascular visceral perfusion using contrast enhanced ultrasound
The role of GFAP, neurogranin and BDNF as novel markers of microembolic neurological damage following endovascular aortic aneurysm repair - a pilot study
Multi-centre blind validation diagnostic study of non-invasive exhaled breath analysis for the prediction of oesophago-gastric cancer
DIEP free flap breast reconstruction: review of impact of surgical procedure on donor site morbidity
BP2
The reporting quality of systematic reviews in plastic surgery needs improvement: a systematic review
Procedure type, post-operative pain, recovery and clinical outcomes in DIEP flap breast reconstruction
The use of study registration and protocols in plastic surgery research: a systematic review
Recurrence of malignant melanoma within a free flap reconstruction
The hypertensive patients in minor outpatient local anaesthesia procedures (OPLA)
BP8
Post-operative NSAIDs in plastic and reconstructive surgery: a meta-analysis.
Burns teaching in UK medical schools: is it enough?
Correlating wound swab with tissue biopsy from burn excision
Pathergy in pyoderma gangrenosum: a burning dilemma
A 10-year detailed review on the patient demographics of self-inflicted burns presenting to a regional burn centre in the United Kingdom - identifying high-risk groups for targeted prevention strategies
A multicentre prospective observational cohort study into the physiological response to burn injury and post-burn illness in pre-school children
The use of enhanced recovery programmes for lower limb joint replacement at a tertiary referral centre
A regional cross sectional study on the provision of total hip replacement for displaced intracapsular hip fractures
Management of suspected clinical scaphoid fracture in Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh
Medial heel lateral push test: the first clinical examination of spring ligament integrity article
Comparing patient tolerance of lower limb intermittent compression devices following major orthopaedic surgery
Implementation of formal documentation of tertiary trauma survey for transferred polytrauma patients (tertiary pelvic referral)
Independent assessment and outcomes of 198 short tapered stems with 72 month follow up
Enzmatic biofilm prevention using a marine endonuclease - a new paradigm in the treatment of periprosthetic joint infections