Digestive surgery

(ISSN: 0253-4886, 1421-9883)

Digestive surgery's Latest Table of Contents

2017 -

  • Predictors of Postoperative Non-Chylous Massive Discharge after Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. 
  • Outcomes of Self-Expanding Metal Stents in Malignant Colonic Obstruction are Independent of Location or Length of the Stenosis: Results of a Retrospective, Single-Center Series. 
  • The Impact of the Hepatitis B Core Antibody Status on Recurrence in Patients with Non-B Non-C Hepatocellular Carcinoma after Curative Surgery. 
  • The Impact of Serosal Invasion on Prognosis after Curative Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Invasion to Adjacent Organs and Rupture of Tumor Were Crucial Tumor-Related Prognostic Factors Needed for Survival. 
  • Septic Complications after Resection for Middle or Low Rectal Cancer: Role of Gut Barrier Function and Inflammatory Serum Markers. 
  • Intracorporeal versus Extracorporeal Anastomoses Following Laparoscopic Right Colectomy in Obese Patients: A Case-Matched Study. 
  • Acalculous Cholecystitis: Is an Elective Interval Cholecystectomy Necessary? 
  • Extended Pancreatectomy: Does It Have a Role in the Contemporary Management of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma? 
  • Does the Margin Matter in Esophageal Cancer? 
  • Do We Need to Add Postoperative Radiotherapy in Patients Undergoing Trimodality Therapy for Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma with Positive Lymph Nodes Disease? 
  • The Relationship between Age, Common Bile Duct Diameter and Diagnostic Probability in Suspected Choledocholithiasis. 
  • Colonic Histological Criteria Predict Development of Pouchitis after Ileal Pouch: Anal Anastomosis for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis. 
  • Acute Diverticulitis and Subsequent Colonoscopy: Instigating an Old Discussion. 
  • Trends in the Management of Acute Appendicitis in a Single-Center Quality Register Cohort of 5,614 Patients. 
  • Recovery of Food Intake after Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer: Based on a Large-Scale Gastric Cancer Cohort. 
  • Different Impacts of Preoperative Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy on Oncological Outcomes in Patients with Stages II and III Lower Rectal Cancer: A Propensity Score Analysis. 
  • Surgical Site Infection after Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. 
  • Prevent Pancreatic Fistula after Pancreatoduodenectomy: Possible Role of Ultrasound Elastography. 
  • Clinical Challenges in Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancies after Bariatric Surgery. 
  • A Pilot Trial of S-1 and Paclitaxel in Unresectable or Postoperative Recurrent Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Pretreated by Fluorouracil, Cisplatin, and Docetaxel Chemotherapy. 
  • Improvement of Anal Function by Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Sheets. 
  • Short-Term Clinical and Oncological Outcomes after Single-Incision Plus One Port Laparoscopic Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer. 
  • Efficacy of Hyaluronic Acid/Carboxymethyl Cellulose-Based Bioresorbable Membranes in Reducing Perihepatic Adhesion Formation: A Prospective Cohort Study. 
  • Clinicopathologic Study of Biliary Intraepithelial Neoplasia in Cholangiocarcinoma. 
  • Risk Factors for Early Postoperative Small Bowel Obstruction after Elective Colon Cancer Surgery: An Observational Study of 1,244 Consecutive Patients. 
  • Prolonged Neoadjuvant Therapy for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer. 
  • Combined Antrectomy Reduces the Incidence of Delayed Gastric Emptying after Pancreatoduodenectomy. 
  • Perioperative Serum Carcinoembryonic Antigen Levels Predict Recurrence and Survival of Patients with Pathological T2-4 Gastric Cancer Treated with Curative Gastrectomy. 
  • Risk Factors for Anastomotic Leakage of Esophagojejunostomy after Laparoscopy-Assisted Total Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer. 
  • Incidence of and Risk Factors and Reinterventions for Post-Pancreatoduodenectomy Hemorrhage: Retrospective Analysis. 
  • Anal Function after Surgery for Low-Lying Rectal Cancer: Comparison of Mechanical and Hand-Sewn Coloanal Anastomosis. 
  • Laparoscopic versus Hybrid Approach for Treatment of Incisional Ventral Hernia. 
  • Abandoning Prophylactic Abdominal Drainage after Hepatic Surgery: 10 Years of No-Drain Policy in an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Environment. 
  • Short-Term Outcomes after Simultaneous Colorectal and Major Hepatic Resection for Synchronous Colorectal Liver Metastases. 
  • Systematic Review of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency after Gastrectomy for Cancer. 
  • Clinical Pattern of Recurrent Disease during the Follow-Up of Rectal Carcinoma. 
  • Management and Outcomes of Pancreatic Resections Performed in High-Volume Referral and Low-Volume Community Hospitals Lead by Surgeons Who Shared the Same Mentor: The Importance of Training. 
  • Nutritional Recovery after Open and Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy for Early Gastric Cancer: A Prospective Multicenter Comparative Trial (CCOG1204). 
  • Intraoperative Identification of Colonic Tumor Sites Using a Near-Infrared Fluorescence Endoscopic Imaging System and Indocyanine Green. 
  • Introduction of Robotic Surgery into a Community Hospital Setting: A Prospective Comparison of Robotic and Open Colorectal Resection for Cancer. 
  • Importance of Screening for Esophagogastric Varices in Naïve Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients within Milan Criteria: Indicator for Liver Transplantation. 
  • Clinical Impact of Intrathoracic Herniation of Gastric Tube Pull-Up via the Retrosternal Route following Esophagectomy. 
  • Stoma Complications: Corticosteroid and Silver Nitrate-Resistant Inflammation Successfully Treated with Topical Tacrolimus. 
  • Management of Abdominal Drainage after Hepatic Resection. 
  • Incidence and Risk Factors of Postoperative Delirium following Pancreatic Surgery: Does the Administration of TJ-54 Reduce the Incidence of Delirium? 
  • Prognostic Factors Associated with Preoperative Clinicophysiological Outcomes of Distal Cholangiocarcinoma. 
  • Does Braun Anastomosis Have an Impact on the Incidence of Delayed Gastric Emptying and the Extent of Intragastric Bile Reflux Following Pancreatoduodenectomy? - A Randomized Controlled Study. 
  • Endoscopic Stenting as a Bridge to Surgery in Left-Sided Obstructing Colorectal Cancer: A Useful Tool in Selected Patients. 
  • Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio and C-Reactive Protein as Two Predictive Tools of Anastomotic Leak in Colorectal Cancer Open Surgery? 
  • Quality of Life after Intestinal Resection in Patients with Crohn Disease: A Systematic Review. 
  • Perineural Invasion Is Associated with Poor Survival after Preoperative Chemoradiation Therapy for Advanced Lower Rectal Cancer. 
  • Fecal Volume after Laparoscopic Low Anterior Resection Predicts Anastomotic Leakage. 
  • Results of Surgical Salvage Treatment for Anal Canal Cancer: A Retrospective Analysis with Overview of the Literature. 
  • Early Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis in the Elderly Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. 
  • Risk Factor of Pancreatic Fistula after Radical Gastrectomy from the Viewpoint of Fatty Pancreas.