Efficacy of Fibrin-sealants in Reducing Biliary Leakage Following Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration
ConclusionFibrin-collagen sealants may decrease the incidence of biliary fistula in patients who have undergone primary bile duct closure following LCBDE.ResumenIntroducciónA pesar de la experiencia existente con la exploración laparoscópica de la vía biliar principal (ELVBP) en el tratamiento de la coledocolitiasis y de su eficacia bien demostrada, hay un riesgo de aparición de fístulas biliares de entre un 5 y un 15% tras el cierre de la coledocotomía. Evaluamos la utilidad de los sellantes de fibrina-colágeno para reducir la incidencia de fístulas biliares t...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - August 3, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Early Esophageal Cancer. A Western Perspective
Publication date: Available online 19 December 2017Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Giovanni Zaninotto, Sheraz Markar (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Extreme Gigantomastia
Publication date: Available online 4 February 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Ana Calvache González, Beatriz Vidal Herrador, Mariana Loreto Brand, Finta Abella Otero (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Surgical Treatment of Supraclavicular and Internal Mammary Recurrence of Breast Cancer
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Alejandra de Andrés Gómez, Francisco Villalba Ferrer, Carla Navarro Moratalla, Ricardo Guijarro Jorge, Carlos Fuster Diana (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Ileocolic Intussusception by Appendicular Mucocele
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Elena Sagarra Cebolla, Enrique Burgos de la Obra Ferrari, Enrique Antonio Velasco Sánchez, Laura Gómez Lanz (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Editorial
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Surgical Treatment for Esophageal Cancer: Are the Questions Finished or Are the Surgeons Finished by the Questions?
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): David Ruiz de Angulo, Pascual Parrilla (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Gastrointestinal Metastasis From Primary Lung Cancer. Case Series and Systematic Literature Review
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Andrea Balla, José D. Subiela, Jesús Bollo, Carmen Martínez, Carlos Rodriguez Luppi, Pilar Hernández, Yuliana Pascual-González, Silvia Quaresima, Eduard M. TargaronaAbstractAim of the present study is to report clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients treated in authors’ hospital for GI metastasis from primary lung cancer, and to report and analyze the same data concerning patients retrieved from a systematic literature review.We performed a retrospective analy...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Design Engineering in Surgery. How to Design, Test and Market Surgical Devices Made With 3 D Printing?
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): José Ignacio Rodríguez García, José Manuel Sierra Velasco, Marta Villazón Suárez, Ana Cabrera Pereira, Valentina Sosa, José Luis Cortizo RodríguezAbstractIndustry 4.0 offers new development opportunities for surgeons. Computer-aided design and 3 D printing allow for the creation of prototypes and functional end products. Until now, it was difficult for new devices to get to the manufacturing phase. Nowadays, the main limitations are our creativity, availa...
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Development and Results of a Novel Pancreas Transplant Program in Spain: The Surgeon's Point of View
ConclusionsThis study has shown that the results of a new pancreas transplant program, which relies on the previous experience of other groups, do not demonstrate a learning curve. Adequate surgeon education and training, as well as the proper use of standardized techniques, should ensure optimal results.ResumenIntroducciónEl trasplante simultáneo de páncreas-riñón se encuentra indicado para pacientes con diabetes tipo 1 y enfermedad renal terminal. Los resultados son excelentes aunque el número de procedimientos parece ser un factor que afecta a la supervivencia de paciente e inje...
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Analysis and Description of Disease-Specific Quality of Life in Patients With Anal Fistula
ConclusionsAnal fistulae exert moderate-high impact on patients’ quality of life. “Shorter time experiencing clinical symptoms” and the “presence of primary fistula” are factors that can be associated with worse quality of life.ResumenIntroducciónEn pacientes diagnosticados de fístula anal, conocer la calidad de vida específicamente relacionada con la misma puede ayudar a los especialistas en coloproctología a elegir la estrategia terapéutica más adecuada para cada caso. El objetivo de nuestro estudio es analizar y describir los factores relacionados c...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Unplanned Emergency Department Consultations and Readmissions Within 30 and 90 Days of Bariatric Surgery
ConclusionsDespite the high number of patients who visit the Emergency Department in the first 90 days of the postoperative period, few require readmission and none surgical reoperation. It is important to know the reasons for emergency consultation to establish preventive measures and improve the quality of care.ResumenIntroducciónLos reingresos son un indicador de calidad de la cirugía. El objetivo del estudio fue determinar la incidencia, las causas y los factores de riesgo relacionados con las consultas a Urgencias y los reingresos a 30 y 90 días en pacientes sometidos a bypass gástrico lapa...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Analysis of Quality Indicators for Colorectal Cancer Surgery in Units Accredited by the Spanish Association of Coloproctology
ConclusionsThe evaluation of these results has determined optimal quality indices for the units accredited in the treatment of colorectal cancer. Furthermore, it allows us to establish realistic references in our country, thereby providing a better understanding and comparison of outcomes.ResumenIntroducciónActualmente existe un creciente interés por analizar los resultados de salud en las unidades quirúrgicas, implementando estándares de calidad que permitan dilucidar buenas prácticas asistenciales. Con este motivo la Asociación Española de Coloproctología desarroll&...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Solitary Rectal Ulcer in a Patient With Rectal Prolapse
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Inmaculada Torrijo Gómez, Zutoia Balciscueta Coltell, Josefina Sanjuan Jiménez, Natalia Uribe Quintana (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Gastroduodenal Invagination Secondary to Gastric Submucosal Lipoma Treated by Laparoscopic Transgastric Excision
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): José Antonio Casimiro Pérez, Carlos Fernández Quesada, Álvaro Rodríguez Méndez, Isabel Sánchez Guedez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Giant Parathyroid Lesion
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Ana Hernando Sanz, María Díaz-Tobarra, María Pilar Salvador Egea, José María Bordas Rivas (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Heterotopic Pancreas. Intestinal Obstruction Caused by a Jejunal Intussusception
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Joshua Falckenheiner Soria, Diego Bernal Moreno, Jose Miguel Flores Rivera, Manuel Toro Guillen, Jose Luis Lérida Vaca (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Selective Embolization of the Superior Rectal Artery: An Alternative to Hemorrhoid Surgery?
Publication date: April 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 4Author(s): Vicent Primo Romaguera, Abel Gregorio Hernández, Luís Andreo Hernández, Eduardo de la Morena Valenzuela (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Simulation as a Surgical Teaching Model
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Dieter Morales-García, Jose Antonio Alcazar-Montero, Mercedes Sanz-Sanchez, Jose María Miguelena-Bobadilla (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Acute Appendicitis Due to Parasitosis
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Cristina Alejandre Villalobos, David Fernández-SanMillán, Eudaldo López-Tomassetti Fernández, Juan Ramón Hernández Hernández (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Amyloidosis of the Colon and Clinical Features of Intestinal Obstruction
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Xavier Pérez, Elena Ramírez-Maldonado, Carmen Martín, Víctor Fumanal, Iván Urra (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Herpes Zoster Infection of the Breast in the Differential Diagnosis of Mastitis
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Sandra Cecilia Alonso García, Inmaculada Lendínez Romero, Juan Alfredo Ubiña Martínez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Thrombosis of the Hepatic Round Ligament Associated With Acure Colangitis
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Andrea Craus Miguel, Fátima Sena Ruiz, Myriam Fernández Isart, Francisco González Argente (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Peri-Aortic Lymphoma Simulating an Acute Aortic Syndrome
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Francesc Simó Alari, Flora Lacassin, Philippe Montane de la Roque, Israel Gutierrez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Laparoscopic Assisted Repair of Morgagni Hernia and Extended Right Colectomy for Colon Cancer
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Antonio Rabal Fueyo, Irene Gómez Torres, Jesús Bollo Rodríguez, Eduard María Targarona Soler (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Pleuroperitoneal Communication in a Patient With Peritoneal Dialysis: An Interesting Case for the Surgeon
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): José Felipe Reoyo Pascual, Carlos Cartón Hernández, Raquel León Miranda, Vanesa Camarero Temiño, Javier Sánchez Manuel (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Stoma Reversal After Surgery for Complicated Acute Diverticulitis: A Multicentre Retrospective Study
ConclusionsSurgery for CAD is frequently associated with an end stoma, which will ultimately not be reversed in almost 50% of patients. Moreover, reversal surgery is frequently delayed and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality.ResumenIntroducciónEl objetivo del estudio es analizar la tasa de reconstrucción del estoma tras cirugía por diverticulitis aguda complicada (DAC), su demora, factibilidad, complicaciones y factores de riesgo de mantenerlo.MétodosEstudio retrospectivo multicéntrico de pacientes intervenidos mediante cirugía urgente por DAC con realizaci&oacut...
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BRAF V600E Mutation in Papillary Thyroid Cancer and Its Effect on Postoperative Radioiodine (131I) Therapy: Should We Modify Our Therapeutic Strategy?
ConclusionsThe mutation of the BRAF V600E gene is related with greater resistance to postoperative treatment with 131I since the onset of the disease.ResumenIntroducciónLa mutación BRAF V600E en el cáncer papilar de tiroides (CPT) parece asociarse a una resistencia al 131I. Nuestro principal objetivo fue cuantificar la respuesta al 131I tras la cirugía tanto en pacientes que presentaban la mutación (BRAF+) como en los que no presentaban el gen mutado (BRAF−).MétodoEstudio prospectivo de los CPT intervenidos y tratados con 131I desde septiembre de 2015 hasta enero de 2017. Var...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

1000 Consecutive Liver Transplants. Descriptive Analysis and Evolution of a Single Center
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): José Tinoco González, Jose María Álamo Martínez, Carmen Bernal Bellido, Gonzalo Suárez Artacho, Luis Miguel Marín Gómez, Lydia Barrera-Pulido, Javier Padillo Ruíz, Miguel Ángel Gómez BravoAbstractBetween 1991 and 2013, 1000 liver transplantations were performed at Virgen del Rocio Hospital (Seville, Spain). A retrospective study was conducted, analyzing the characteristics of recipients and donors, indications, surgical technique, compl...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Treatment Algorithm for Anal Fissure. Consensus Document of the Spanish Association of Coloproctology and the Coloproctology Division of the Spanish Association of Surgeons
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Antonio Arroyo, Elisa Montes, Teresa Calderón, Isabel Blesa, Manuela Elía, Gervasio Salgado, Juan García-Armengol, Fernando de-la-PortillaAbstractThe Spanish Association of Coloproctology and the Coloproctology Division of the Spanish Association of Surgeons propose this consensus document with a treatment algorithm for anal fissure that could be used for decision making. Non-surgical therapy and surgical treatment of anal fissure are explained, and the recommended algorithm is provided. The...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Approach and Management of Traumatic Retroperitoneal Injuries
In conclusion, this systematic review showed an increasing trend toward non-surgical management of retroperitoneal injuries.ResumenLas lesiones traumáticas retroperitoneales constituyen un desafío para el cirujano de traumatología. Ocurren generalmente en el contexto de un paciente politraumatizado, con múltiples lesiones asociadas y en el que los procedimientos invasivos tienen un rol preponderante en el diagnóstico de estas lesiones. El retroperitoneo es la región anatómica que presenta mayores tasas de mortalidad, por lo que el diagnóstico precoz y tratamiento de e...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Big Data and Surgery: The Digital Revolution Continues
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Eduardo M. Targarona, Andrea Balla, Gabriela Batista (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Hydroadenocarcinoma of Clear Cells Located in the Breast
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Irene López Rojo, Joaquin Gómez Ramirez, Patricia Tejedor Togores, Sonia Rivas Fidalgo, Mariano Díaz Miguel (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Economic Cost Analysis Related to Complications in General and Digestive Surgery
Publication date: May 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition), Volume 96, Issue 5Author(s): Juan-Carlos Gomez-Rosado, Jose Salas-Turrens, Antonio Olry-de-Labry-LimaAbstractIntroductionThe aim was to assess the impact on economic costs and length of stay (LOS) of postoperative complications.Methods5822 records from BMDS (2014–2015) are included. A descriptive, univariate and multivariate study evaluated the correlation between complications, Clavien-Dindo grade and vacation periods with LOS and economic costs, based on a full-cost model, aggregated by DRG.Results and conclusionsMean cost per stay ...
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Fecal Incontinence in Older Patients: A Narrative Review
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Juan Carlos Bernal-Sprekelsen, Guillermo Felipe Valderas Cortés, Laura Gómez Romero (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Concentration of Cases Can Improve Clinical Results in Complex Cancer Surgery
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Josep M. Borras, Alex Guarga (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Treatment of Fistula-in-ano With OTSC® Proctology Clip Device: Short-term Results
ConclusionsThe treatment of anal fistulae with the OTSC® device is a safe sphincter-saving technique in the short term.ResumenIntroducciónEl tratamiento de la fístula anal con el dispositivo OTSC®(over-the-scope-clip) consiste en la inserción de un clip de una aleación elástica denominado Nitinol que ejerce una presión constante sobre el orificio fistuloso interno y facilita el cierre de la fístula. El objetivo de este estudio es analizar los resultados a corto plazo de esta técnica en una serie de casos.MétodosAnálisis retrospectivo de una serie...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Giant Esophageal Liposarcoma in Asymptomatic Young Patient
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Ana Rodríguez Pérez, Natalia Pérez Serrano, Aitana García Tejero, Blanca Escudero Nalda, Rafael Gil Albarellos (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Breast Necrosis in a Patient With Primary T-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Ana Alicia Tejera Hernández, Joaquín Gómez Ramírez, Sonia Rivas Fidalgo, María Luisa Sánchez de Molina Ramperez, Mariano Díaz Miguel (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Enlargement of the Biliopancreatic Channel to Control the Enterobiliary Reflux After a Choledochoduodenostomy in a Duodenal Switch
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): María Asunción Acosta Mérida, Joaquín Marchena Gómez, José Vicente Ferrer Valls, Álvaro Larrad Jiménez, José Antonio Casimiro Pérez (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Appendicular Deciduosis as a Cause of Acute Abdomen
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Alexis Luna Aufroy, Ruth Orellana Fernández, Mariona Novell Grau, Joan Carles Ferreres Piñas, Salvador Navarro Soto (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Obstructive Uropathy in a Patient With Double District Ureter
Publication date: Available online 27 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Diana Miguel Mesa, Ángela de la Hoz Rodríguez, Jose María Lopesino González, Jose Luis Muñoz de Nova (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Abdominal Splenosis: Usefulness of 99mTc-phytate Hepato-splenic Scintigraphy in the Differential Diagnosis With Tumor Implantation
Publication date: Available online 27 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Elena Espinosa Muñoz, Ana María Martín García, Diego Ramírez Ocaña, Carmen Puentes Zarzuela (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
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Twitter® Use and Its Implications in Spanish Association of Surgeons Meetings and Congresses
ConclusionIn the AEC the use of twitter has grown clearly and almost exponentially in recent years. Although initially the tweeted community was small and a few were responsible for a majority of tweets, the progressive growth and penetration of twitter has made that in recent congresses, these influencers and institutional accounts are no longer the main driver of the use of twitter in the congresses.Given the global trend and the Spanish Association of Surgeons, it is expected that tools such as Twitter play an increasingly important role in the management and transmission of knowledge, as well as in the creation of coll...
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Efficiency of the Bethesda System for Thyroid Cytopathology
ConclusionThe Bethesda system is a clear and reliable approach to report thyroid cytology and therefore is an effective tool to identify malignancy risk and guide clinical management.ResumenIntroducciónLa punción-aspiración con aguja fina es una pieza clave en la evaluación preoperatoria del nódulo tiroideo y el sistema Bethesda es el más aceptado para categorizar el análisis citológico. El objetivo del estudio es evaluar la validez del sistema Bethesda en la enfermedad nodular tiroidea para diagnosticar malignidad.MétodosSe incluye a los pacientes intervenidos...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Mechanical Bowel Preparation and Oral Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Colorectal Surgery: Analysis of Evidence and Narrative Review
In conclusion, the combination of oral antibiotics and mechanical preparation should be considered the gold standard for the prophylaxis of postoperative infections in colorectal surgery.ResumenEl papel de la profilaxis antibiótica oral y la preparación mecánica de colon en cirugía colorrectal es controvertido. La falta de eficacia del lavado mecánico para disminuir la infección, sus efectos indeseables y los programas de rehabilitación multimodal han reducido su uso. Esta revisión pretende evaluar la evidencia actual sobre la preparación mecánica anter&...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Double Inferior Vena Cava With Double Left Renal Vein
Publication date: Available online 30 June 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Lucía González González, Félix Cambra Molero, Néstor Taboada Mostajo, Luis Carlos Jiménez Romero (Source: Cirugia Espanola)
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Outcome Quality Standards in Pancreatic Oncologic Surgery in Spain
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Luis Sabater, Isabel Mora, Juan Manuel Gámez del Castillo, Javier Escrig-Sos, Elena Muñoz-Forner, Marina Garcés-Albir, Dimitri Dorcaratto, Joaquín OrtegaAbstractIntroductionTo establish quality standards in oncologic surgery is a complex but necessary challenge to improve surgical outcomes. Unlike other tumors, there are no well-defined quality standards in pancreatic cancer. The aim of this study is to identify quality indicators in pancreatic oncologic surgery in Spain as well as th...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Predicting Survival in Geriatric Trauma Patients: A Comparison Between the TRISS Methodology and the Geriatric Trauma Outcome Score
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Jesús Abelardo Barea-Mendoza, Mario Chico-Fernández, Marcelino Sánchez-Casado, Ismael Molina-Díaz, Manuel Quintana-Díaz, José Manuel Jiménez-Moragas, Jon Pérez-Bárcena, Juan Antonio Llompart-Pou, on behalf of the Neurointensivism and Trauma Working Group of the Spanish Society of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine and Coronary UnitsAbstractIntroductionWe compared the Geriatric Trauma Outcome Score (GTOS) with the probability of survival using the T...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

VI Consensus Document by the Spanish Liver Transplantation Society
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2018Source: Cirugía Española (English Edition)Author(s): Fernando Pardo, José Antonio Pons, Lluís Castells, Jordi Colmenero, Miguel Ángel Gómez, Laura Lladó, Baltasar Pérez, Martín Prieto, Javier BriceñoAbstractThe goal of the Spanish Liver Transplantation Society (La Sociedad Española de Trasplante Hepático) is to promote and create consensus documents about current topics in liver transplantation with a multidisciplinary approach. To this end, on October 20, 2016, the 6th Consensus Document Meetin...
Source: Cirugia Espanola - July 11, 2018 Category: Surgery Source Type: research