Exodus of Kampo, traditional Japanese medicine, from the complementary and alternative medicines
Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES)
Evaluation of long-term results and recurrent factors after operative and nonoperative treatment for hepatolithiasis
Anatomic resection of segment VIII of liver for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients based on an intrahepatic Glissonian approach
Gallbladder carcinoma manifesting as acute cholecystitis
Prognostic implications of tumor invasion or adhesion to peripancreatic vessels in resected pancreatic cancer
Clinical validation and risk factors for delayed gastric emptying based on the International Study Group of Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS) Classification
Presence of minute cancer cell dissemination in peritoneal lavage fluid detected by reverse transcription PCR is an independent prognostic factor in patients with resectable pancreatic cancer
Vascular endothelial growth factor-D is correlated with hepatic metastasis from gastric cancer after radical gastrectomy
Long-term outcome of “prophylactic therapy” for familial medullary thyroid cancer
Thyroid surgery in octogenarians is associated with higher complication rates
Intensive insulin therapy confers a similar survival benefit in the burn intensive care unit to the surgical intensive care unit
Interferon-gamma 874A>T genetic polymorphism is associated with infectious complications following surgery in patients with thoracic esophageal cancer
Tissue-type plasminogen activator prevents abscess formation but does not affect healing of bowel anastomoses and laparotomy wounds in rats with secondary peritonitis
Whole or parts—the fate of hemoperitoneum
Reciprocal gut-brain evolutionary symbiosis provokes and amplifies the postinjury systemic inflammatory response syndrome
Folkert O. Belzer and the “Hot Dog Experiment”
Barium appendicitis
Permanent sterilization of mentally disabled individuals
Surrogate decision making for a pregnant patient refusing emergency Caesarian section
Securing of tracheostomy tube using detachable clip in patients requiring neck wound management after esophageal, pharyngeal, and supinal surgery
Insulin drips or glucose control for burn patients
Intensive insulin therapy is associated with reduced infectious complications in burn patients