Surgical application of cDNA microarray technique
Hypothesis—Fact or Fiction?
Hyperbolic hypotheses
The surgeon's use of evidence to care for our patients
Response to “Flaws in methods of evidence-based medicine may adversely affect public health directives (Surgery 2005;137:280-4)”
Of dodos and Goliath and alternative approaches to a common goal
The I. V. League
Ligand-dependent activation of the epidermal growth factor receptor by secondary bile acids in polarizing colon cancer cells
Synergistic tumoricidal effect between celecoxib and adenoviral-mediated delivery of mda-7 in human breast cancer cells
Ubiquitin reduces fluid shifts after traumatic brain injury
Normal human fibroblasts enable melanoma cells to induce angiogenesis in type I collagen
Editors' corner
Expression and prognostic value of tuberous sclerosis complex 2 gene product tuberin in human pancreatic cancer
Modulation of parathyroid hormone-related protein levels (PTHrP) in anaplastic thyroid cancer
Effects of lysophosphatidylcholine on monolayer cell permeability of human coronary artery endothelial cells
Molecular analysis improves sensitivity of breast sentinel lymph node biopsy
The effect of hepatocyte growth factor on gut mucosal apoptosis and proliferation, and cellular mediators after severe trauma
Six core competencies and seven deadly sins
Present-at-admission diagnoses improve mortality risk adjustment and allow more accurate assessment of the relationship between volume of lung cancer operations and mortality risk
Tweaking the Tools of “Quality” Measurement
Systematic node dissection by VATS is not inferior to that through an open thoracotomy
Hemodynamic changes of splenogastric circulation after spleen-preserving pancreatectomy with excision of splenic artery and vein
Rat gastric injury after lipopolysaccharide
Ethyl pyruvate ameliorates ileus induced by bowel manipulation in mice
A day in the life …
Gallstone ileus of the colon
A problematic complication of sex change operation