Non-Surgical Treatment of Localized Rectal Cancer Is an Experimental Option
Publication date: Available online 13 July 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Susana Roselló, Andrés Cervantes (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 15, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Right Hepatectomy for Giant Hepatic Hemangioma With Progressive Growth in a Case of Relative Hyperestrogenism
Publication date: Available online 14 July 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Ana Gálvez Saldaña, Marina Vila, Laura Lladó, Inmaculada Camprubi, Emilio Ramos (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 15, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Portal Anatomic Variant as an Incidental Finding During Cholecystectomy
Publication date: Available online 4 July 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Maite Domínguez-Ayala, Inmaculada Cruz González, Pilar Gómez García, Iñaki Iturburu Belmonte (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Clarifications to Questions on an Incisional Hernia Cost–Benefit Study
Publication date: Available online 9 July 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Rosa Fernández Lobato, Juan Carlos Ruiz de Adana Belbel (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Circular Mucosal Anopexy: Experience and Technical Considerations
Conclusions Recurrence rate is higher in CMA than in resective techniques. CMA is a useful technique for the treatment of hemorrhoids in MAS. Pain and the rate of complications are both low. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - June 2, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The Impact of Peripheral Arterial Disease: A Proposal for a New Classification
Publication date: Available online 24 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Fernando Vaquero Morillo Classically, intermittent claudication, an intermediate stage in peripheral arterial disease, has been considered as a benign condition when considering only the muscular pain on walking. In this paper our aim is to attract attention about the effects linked to ischaemic pain and the oxidative injury resulting from episodes of ischaemia/reperfusion. Throughout this process alterations in calcium homeostasis as well as uncontrolled generation of reactive oxygen species, in association...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 25, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

EURECCA Oesophago-Gastric Cancer Project
Publication date: Available online 24 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): William Allum, Javier Osorio (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 25, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Spontaneous Haematoma of the Anterior Rectus Abdominis Muscle
Conclusion Spontaneous haematoma of the rectus abdominis muscle is more frequent in elderly women under oral anticoagulant treatment. Non-operative treatment is successful in most cases. Computed tomography angiography is useful to determine which patients could benefit from selective arterial embolisation. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: Preliminary Results of Rectal Preservation After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy
Conclusion The strategy of organ preservation in locally advanced rectal cancer is feasible in cases with good response to neoadjuvant therapy. When implemented in a highly selected group of patients this strategy is associated with satisfactory oncologic results. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 22, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Economic Impact of Clinical Variability in Preoperative Testing for Major Outpatient Surgery
Conclusions Clinical variability should be reduced and the creation of synergies between the different departments should be enhanced in order to adjust the request for unnecessary complementary tests to decrease health care and to improve the quality of patient care. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 22, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Update on the Management of Non-obstetric Acute Abdomen in Pregnant Patients
Publication date: Available online 18 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Sebastián Barber-Millet, José Bueno Lledó, Pablo Granero Castro, Immaculada Gómez Gavara, Neus Ballester Pla, Rafael García Domínguez Acute abdomen is a rare entity in the pregnant patient, with an incidence of one in 500–635 patients. Its appearance requires a quick response and an early diagnosis to treat the underlying disease and prevent maternal and foetal morbidity. Imaging tests are essential, due to clinical and laboratory masking in this subgroup....
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 19, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Treatment of Presacral Bleeding After Colorectal Surgery With Bakri Balloon
Publication date: Available online 9 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Victor Lopez-Lopez, Jesús Abrisqueta, Juan Lujan, David Ferreras, Pascual Parrilla (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Torsion of Riedel's Hepatic Lobe Simulating Acute Appendicitis
Publication date: Available online 9 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): María Pilar Iskra Marco, Ángel Gallego Vila, Claudio Silva Vergara, Joan Sancho Insenser (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intravascular Leiomyomatosis With Cardiac Extension: Simultaneous Abdominal and Cardiac Surgery
Publication date: Available online 9 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Dania Calvo-Rodríguez, Adrián Narváez Muñoz, Aquilino Fernández Pérez, Darío Durán, Evaristo Varo Pérez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Breast Abscess and Sepsis Arising From Oral Infection
Publication date: Available online 9 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Juan José Segura-Sampedro, Rosa Jiménez-Rodríguez, Violeta Camacho-Marente, Felipe Pareja-Ciuró, Javier Padillo-Ruiz (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Chronic Recurrent Abdominal Pain as a Result of Arcuate Ligament Syndrome
Publication date: Available online 9 May 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Gloria María Novo Martínez, Alejandro Rodríguez Morata, Gonzalo Alonso Argüeso, Juan Pedro Reyes Ortega, Rafael Gómez Medialdea (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - May 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Evaluation and Improvement of the Comprehension of Informed Consent Documents
Conclusions The introduction of improvement dynamics in the design of ICFs is possible and necessary because it produces more effective and easily readable ICFs. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 26, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Results of Conservative Treatment in Patients With Occult Pneumothorax
Conclusion Observation is a safe treatment in occult pneumothorax, even in pressure positive ventilated patients. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Innovation in Surgery
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Julio Mayol Martinez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Hepatic Bruceloma: Therapeutic Approach
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Antonio Serafín Valero Liñán, José Ignacio Miota de Llama, José Antonio González Masiá, Juan Luis Rueda Martínez, Pascual González Masegosa (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

How Can We Decrease Mortality Due to Anastomotic Fistula in Colorectal Surgery?
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Pablo Ortega-Deballon (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Cholestasis as the First Symptom of Gallbladder Hypoplasia
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Ramón Gómez Contreras, Javier Ismael Roldán Villavicencio, Cristóbal Zaragoza Fernández, José Francisco Noguera Aguilar (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Surgery in the Cardiovascular Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Conclusions Operations in the ICU represent a safe, life-saving alternative in specific subgroups of patients. The risk of wound infection is not increased, unstable patients are not transferred and there is time savings. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Multinodular Focal Hepatic Steatosis
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Isabel María Gallarín Salamanca, Francisco Galeano Díaz, Alejandro Rubio Fernández, Gerardo Blanco Fernández (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intrathyroid Parathyroid Adenoma in a Patient With Chronic Lithium Treatment
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Carmen Payá Llorente, Rosario Martínez García, José Rafael Sospedra Ferrer, María Isabel Durán Bermejo, Ernesto Armañanzas Villena (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Hospital Variation in Anastomotic Leakage After Rectal Cancer Surgery in the Spanish Association of Surgeons Project: The Contribution of Hospital Volume
Conclusion Anastomotic leak varies significantly among hospitals included in the project and this difference cannot be attributed to the annual surgical volume. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Primary Retroperitoneal Mucinous Cystadenoma. An Uncommon Tumour in a Young Woman
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Francisco Javier Vicario, Laia Estalella, Judit Hermoso, Franklin Díaz, Pere Gris (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 24, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Brachial Plexus Lesions in Breast Surgery. Recommendations for Prevention
Publication date: Available online 22 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Benigno Acea Nebril, Estefanía Domenech Pina, Carlota Díaz Carballada, Alejandra García Novoa (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 23, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

The First Experiences With Colorectal Laparoscopic Surgery in Spain. Valencia, November 1991
Publication date: Available online 21 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Miguel A. Cuesta, Alfredo Alonso-Poza, Manuel Planells-Roig, Rafael García-Espinosa, David Rodero-Rodero The development of laparoscopic colon surgery in Spain has spread quickly since its beginnings at the end of 1991. Colorectal minimally invasive surgery is widely implemented and has changed the way we treat our patients, specially due to the short-term advantages such as lower morbidity with a better quality of life with the same oncological outcomes in the long term. A huge number of Spanis...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 22, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Calcifying Fibrous Tumor of the Small Bowel
Publication date: Available online 19 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Enrique Rodríguez Zarco, Ana Vallejo Benítez, Begoña de Soto Cardenal, Montserrat Mora Cabezas, Sofia Pereira Gallardo (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 20, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Gastric Hernia After Tubular Gastroplasty
Publication date: Available online 19 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Enrique Mena del Río, Sergio Builes Ramírez, Tatiana Civeira Taboada, Cristina Mosquera Fernández (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 20, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Rupture of Hepatocarcinoma and Early Tumour Dissemination
Publication date: Available online 19 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Diego Tristán Enjuto Martínez, Patricia Díaz Peña, Javier Fernández Merino, Mar Pérez Dávila (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 20, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intraoperative Peripheral Nerve Injury in Colorectal Surgery. An Update
Publication date: Available online 10 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Pablo Colsa Gutiérrez, Raquel Viadero Cervera, Dieter Morales-García, Alfredo Ingelmo Setién Intraoperative peripheral nerve injury during colorectal surgery procedures is a potentially serious complication that is often underestimated. The Trendelenburg position, use of inappropriately padded armboards and excessive shoulder abduction may encourage the development of brachial plexopathy during laparoscopic procedures. In open colorectal surgery, nerve injuries are less common. It u...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Incidence and Characterization of the Anterior Resection Syndrome Through the Use of the LARS Scale (Low Anterior Resection Score)
Conclusions Half of the operated patients presented high LARS score and only a third did not provide a quantifiable ARS. The overall perception of quality of life was significantly worse in patients with more severe LARS. The absence of the rectum (total mesorectal excision) and the type of anastomosis were the main factors associated with the LARS score. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 10, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Clinical Results of a New Strategy (Modified CHIVA) for Surgical Treatment of Anterior Accessory Great Saphenous Varicose Veins
Conclusions This modified surgical strategy for anterior saphenous varicose veins results in better clinical outcomes at one year postoperatively. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 9, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Relationship Between Volume and In-hospital Mortality in Digestive Oncological Surgery
Conclusions The results of this study suggest the existence in Spain of an inverse relationship between caseload and in-hospital mortality in digestive oncological surgery for the procedures analysed. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 9, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Do We Have Enough Information to Act Accordingly? The Relation Between Case Volume and Results Revisited Again
Publication date: Available online 7 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Josep M. Borras (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 7, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Nutritional Alterations After Very Low-calorie Diet Before Bariatric Surgery
Conclusions Loss of weight prior to surgery does not have a significant influence in the nutritional parameters of the patient. These results would support the indication of losing weight for patients that are considered candidates for bariatric surgery. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 7, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

“Butterfly Wing” Shape Maximal Trans Sternal Thymectomy
Publication date: Available online 5 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Francisco J. Vázquez-Roque, María O. Hernández-Oliver, Alina Castillo-Vitlloch, Deysi Rivero-Valerón (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 6, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Usefulness of Administrative Databases for Risk Adjustment of Adverse Events in Surgical Patients
Conclusion CADB detected prevalent comorbidities such as comorbid hypertension and diabetes. However, the CADB did not provide enough information to assess the variables needed to perform the risk adjustment proposed by the NSQIP for the assessment of adverse events in surgical patients. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 4, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Hypovascular Non-functional Neuroendocrine Pancreatic Tumour: An Unusual Presentation of a Rare Tumour
Publication date: Available online 4 March 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Ulysses S. Torres, Daniel Nicoletti Cesar, Giuseppe D’Ippolito (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - March 4, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Tuberculous Periportal Lymphadenitis: A Diagnostic Challenge
Publication date: Available online 27 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Jose Manuel Ramia, Miguel Diaz-Morfa, Alejandra Caminoa, Luis Gijón, Roberto de la Plaza (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 28, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Intragastric Laparoscopic Surgery: An Option for Gastric Lesions not Resectable by Endoscopy
We report our experience with laparoscopic intragastric surgery in 3 consecutive patients, with no complications. Laparoscopic intragastric surgery extends the surgeons’ armamentarium to resect complex gastric lesions, while offering patients the benefits of minimal access surgery. (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 28, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Is Pneumomediastinum and Cervical Emphysema a Sign of Poor Prognosis in Colorectal Anastomosis Leakage?
Publication date: Available online 28 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Emilio Peña Ros, Pedro A. Parra Baños, Maria Fe Candel Arenas, Antonio Albarracín Marín-Blázquez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 28, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Gastric Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumour as a Rare Cause of Biliary Duct Obstruction
Publication date: Available online 28 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Marta París-Sans, Joan Domènech-Calvet, Esther Raga-Carceller, Fàtima Sabench-Pereferrer, Daniel del Castillo-Déjardin (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 28, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Total Gastroduodenectomy With Pancreatic Preservation for the Treatment of Gardner's Syndrome With Gastroduodenal Polyposis and Malignant Transformation
Publication date: Available online 28 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Manuel Artiles Armas, Joaquín Marchena Gómez, George Kanouzi Masuh, José Antonio Ramírez Felipe (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 28, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Chronic Severe Perianal Crohn's Disease
Publication date: Available online 26 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): María Arana de la Torre, Fernando Jiménez Escovar, José María García González, Irene Alvarez Abad, Alberto Colina Alonso (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 26, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Colonic Neoplasms, an Exceptional Possibility in a Coloplasty
Publication date: Available online 26 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Ana Gálvez-Saldaña, Mónica Miró, Anna López, David Toral, Leandre Farran (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 26, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Peritoneal Carcinomatosis and Courvoisier Gallbladder
Publication date: Available online 26 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Ismael Mora-Guzmán, José Luis Muñoz de Nova, Paloma Largo Flores, Jesús Delgado Valdueza (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 26, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Spontaneous Hemoperitoneum Secondary to Metastases in the Liver Round Ligament, an Atypical Presentation
Publication date: Available online 26 February 2016 Source:Cirugía Española (English Edition) Author(s): Israel Abellán, Antonio González, Antonio Bernabé, Pedro González (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - February 26, 2016 Category: Surgery Source Type: research