Comprehensive Analysis of Multiple Primary Cancers in Patients with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Undergoing Esophagectomy.

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To elucidate the latest epidemiology and risk factors for multiple primary cancers (MPCs), and the association between neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) and postoperative metachronous cancer (PMC) in patients with esophageal squamous […]

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Smartphone-Based Assessment of Preoperative Decision Conflict and Postoperative Physical Activity Among Patients Undergoing Cancer Surgery: A Prospective Cohort Study.

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To determine the prevalence of clinically significant decision conflict (CSDC) among patients undergoing cancer surgery and associations with postoperative physical activity, as measured through smartphone accelerometer data.Patients with cancer face […]

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Perioperative Immunization for Splenectomy and the Surgeon’s Responsibility: A Review.

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Patients who have had splenectomy have a lifelong risk of overwhelming postsplenectomy infection (OPSI), a condition associated with high mortality rates. Surgeons must be aware of the rationale of vaccination […]

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Tension-free mesh versus suture-alone cruroplasty in antireflux surgery: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial.

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Antireflux surgery is effective for the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) but recurrence of hiatal hernia remains a challenge. In other types of hernia repair, use of mesh is […]

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Overall Tumor Burden Dictates Outcomes for Patients Undergoing Resection of Multinodular Hepatocellular Carcinoma Beyond the Milan Criteria.

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The objective of the current study was to define surgical outcomes after resection of multinodular hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) beyond the Milan criteria, and develop a prediction tool to identify which […]

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Can Early Postoperative Complications Predict High Morbidity and Decrease Failure to Rescue Following Major Abdominal Surgery?

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To assess whether specific patterns of early postoperative complications may predict overall severe morbidity after major surgery, warranting early escalation of care and prevention of failure to rescue.It is unclear […]

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Stratification of Major Hepatectomies According to Their Outcome: Analysis of 2212 Consecutive Open Resections in Patients Without Cirrhosis.

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To stratify major hepatectomies (MajHs) according to their outcomes.MajHs are associated with non-negligible operative risks, but they include a wide range of procedures. Detailed depiction of the outcomes of different […]

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mTOR Inhibition Is Most Beneficial After Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients With Active Tumors.

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the survival benefit of sirolimus in patients undergoing liver transplantation (LT) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) (exploratory analysis of the SiLVER-trial).Patients receiving LT) […]

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The Impact of Hospital Volume on Failure to Rescue after Liver Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Analysis from the HE.RC.O.LE.S. Italian Registry.

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The aim of this study was to evaluate correlation between centers’ volume and incidence of failure to rescue (FTR) following liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).FTR, defined as the probability […]

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Hypothermic Oxygenated Liver Perfusion (HOPE) Prevents Tumor Recurrence in Liver Transplantation From Donation After Circulatory Death.

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The aim of this study was to investigate tumor recurrence after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), with and without hypothermic oxygenated liver perfusion (HOPE) before transplantation.We analyzed all liver […]

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Compromised AMPK-PGC1α Axis Exacerbated Steatotic Graft Injury by Dysregulating Mitochondrial Homeostasis in Living Donor Liver Transplantation.

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To investigate the association of graft steatosis with long-term outcome, and to elucidate the mechanism of steatotic graft injury in adult living donor liver transplantation.The utilization of steatotic graft expands […]

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Short-term Outcomes of “Difficult” Laparoscopic Liver Resection at Specialized Centers: Report From INSTALL (International Survey on Technical Aspects of Laparoscopic Liver Resection)-2 on 4478 Patients.

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To define the current status of “difficult” LLR, a global database was created and investigated.In the Second International Consensus Conference in 2014, minor LLR was considered as a standard practice […]

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First Long-term Oncologic Results of the ALPPS Procedure in a Large Cohort of Patients With Colorectal Liver Metastases.

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To analyze long-term oncological outcome along with prognostic risk factors in a large cohort of patients with colorectal liver metastases (CRLM) undergoing ALPPS.ALPPS is a two-stage hepatectomy variant that increases […]

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Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy Using Cisplatin and 5-Fluorouracil (PF) Versus Carboplatin and Paclitaxel (CROSS Regimen) for Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma (ESCC): A Propensity Score-Matched Study.

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This study compared the efficacy of PF-based and CROSS-based neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for ESCC.PF-based regimen has been a standard regimen for ESCC, but it has been replaced by the CROSS regimen […]

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Surgical Morbidity and Mortality From the Multicenter Randomized Controlled NeoRes II Trial: Standard Versus Prolonged Time to Surgery After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy for Esophageal Cancer.

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To investigate if prolonged TTS after completed nCRT improves postoperative outcomes for esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancer.TTS has traditionally been 4-6 weeks after completed nCRT. However, the optimal timing is […]

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Liver Resection for Early Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Preoperative Predictors of Non Transplantable Recurrence and Implications for Treatment Allocation.

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LR and LT are the standard curative options for early HCC. LT provides best long-term survival but is limited by organ shortage. LR, readily available, is hampered by high recurrence […]

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Ex Vivo Resection and Autotransplantation for Conventionally Unresectable Tumors – An 11-year Single Center Experience.

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Ex vivo surgery may provide a chance at R0 resection for conventionally unresectable tumors. However, long-term outcomes have not been well documented. In this study, we analyze our 11-year outcomes […]

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Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion Versus Normothermic Regional Perfusion in Liver Transplantation From Controlled Donation After Circulatory Death: First International Comparative Study.

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To compare HOPE and NRP in liver transplantation from cDCD.Liver transplantation after cDCD is associated with higher rates of graft loss. Dynamic preservation strategies such as NRP and HOPE may […]

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Choices of Therapeutic Strategies for Colorectal Liver Metastases Among Expert Liver Surgeons: A Throw of the Dice?

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To test the degree of agreement in selecting therapeutic options for patients suffering from colorectal liver metastasis (CRLM) among surgical experts around the globe.Only few areas in medicine have seen […]

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McKeown oesophagectomy and pulmonary wedge resection with a prone thoracoscopic and laparoscopic approach: a video report.

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In the past few years, minimally invasive oesophagectomy has become an increasingly popular approach for oesophagectomy showing advantages in terms of fewer postoperative complications, shorter hospital stay and faster recovery. […]

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The safety and efficacy of endoscopic submucosal dissection for treating early oesophageal carcinoma: a meta-analysis.

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Oesophageal carcinoma is the sixth most lethal cancer in the world. At present, the choice of specific surgical methods is controversial. This study compares the safety and efficacy of endoscopic […]

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Improving pain management for children having dental extractions under general anaesthesia.

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Children provided with general anaesthesia for dental extractions at East Surrey Hospital were audited to determine the percentage of children who were prescribed adequate pain management in accordance with guidance […]

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COVID-19 and surgery: A thematic analysis of unintended consequences on performance, practice and surgical training.

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The shift in the national focus and allocation of resources to the management of COVID19 has led to significant changes to surgical practice including the delay of elective surgery. The […]

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A National Mixed-Methods Evaluation of Preparedness for General Surgery Residency and the Association With Resident Burnout.

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Differences in medical school experiences may affect how prepared residents feel themselves to be as they enter general surgery residency and may contribute to resident burnout.To assess preparedness for surgical […]

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Organization of thoracic surgical services during the COVID pandemic.

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COVID-19 presented an unprecedented challenge for healthcare workers and systems around the world. Healthcare systems have adapted differently in terms of pandemic planning of regular services, adopting infection control measures […]

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