Seeing the light: surgical circadian rhythm
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 22:znab315. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab315. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34550335 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab315 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J G Kovoor G J Maddern Source Type: research

Seeing the light: surgical circadian rhythm
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 22:znab315. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab315. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34550335 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab315 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J G Kovoor G J Maddern Source Type: research

Next-generation three-dimensional modelling software for personalized surgery decision-making in perihilar cholangiocarcinoma: multicentre study
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 20:znab320. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab320. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34542590 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab320 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: V Lopez-Lopez B Gomez-Perez E de Vicente S Jim énez-Galanes I Mora-Oliver L Sabater T Huber H Lang R Brusadin A L ópez Conesa R Melendez M J Castro Santiago D Ferreras M J Crespo V Cayuela R Robles-Campos Source Type: research

Snapshots Quiz
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 20:znab306. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab306. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34542595 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab306 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Next-generation three-dimensional modelling software for personalized surgery decision-making in perihilar cholangiocarcinoma: multicentre study
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 20:znab320. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab320. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34542590 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab320 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: V Lopez-Lopez B Gomez-Perez E de Vicente S Jim énez-Galanes I Mora-Oliver L Sabater T Huber H Lang R Brusadin A L ópez Conesa R Melendez M J Castro Santiago D Ferreras M J Crespo V Cayuela R Robles-Campos Source Type: research

Snapshots Quiz
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 20:znab306. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab306. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34542595 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab306 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 20, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Analysis of outcomes of emergency general and gastrointestinal surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic
CONCLUSION: Patients with COVID-19 infection undergoing emergency general and gastrointestinal surgery had worse postoperative outcomes than contemporary patients without COVID-19. COVID-19-negative patients operated on during the COVID-19 pandemic had a likelihood of greater failure-to-rescue than prepandemic controls.PMID:34535796 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab299 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J Osorio Z Madrazo S Videla B Sainz A Rodr íguez-González A Campos M Santamar ía A Pelegrina C Gonz ález-Serrano A Aldeano A Sarriugarte C J G ómez-Díaz D Ruiz-Luna A Garc ía-Ruiz-de-Gordejuela C G ómez-Gavara M Gil-Barrionuevo M Vila A Clavell B Source Type: research

Relation between preoperative aerobic fitness estimated by steep ramp test performance and postoperative morbidity in colorectal cancer surgery: prospective observational study
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 18:znab292. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab292. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34536001 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab292 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: A C M Cuijpers A F J M Heldens M J L Bours N L U van Meeteren L P S Stassen T Lubbers B C Bongers Source Type: research

Surgical perspective: the psychological burden of COVID-19 and prolonged lockdown
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 18:znab291. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab291. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34536003 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab291 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: Y Farid G Vissers S Ortiz T Tondu F Thiessen Y Coppieters P Wauthy Source Type: research

Analysis of outcomes of emergency general and gastrointestinal surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic
CONCLUSION: Patients with COVID-19 infection undergoing emergency general and gastrointestinal surgery had worse postoperative outcomes than contemporary patients without COVID-19. COVID-19-negative patients operated on during the COVID-19 pandemic had a likelihood of greater failure-to-rescue than prepandemic controls.PMID:34535796 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab299 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J Osorio Z Madrazo S Videla B Sainz A Rodr íguez-González A Campos M Santamar ía A Pelegrina C Gonz ález-Serrano A Aldeano A Sarriugarte C J G ómez-Díaz D Ruiz-Luna A Garc ía-Ruiz-de-Gordejuela C G ómez-Gavara M Gil-Barrionuevo M Vila A Clavell B Source Type: research

Relation between preoperative aerobic fitness estimated by steep ramp test performance and postoperative morbidity in colorectal cancer surgery: prospective observational study
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 18:znab292. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab292. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34536001 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab292 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: A C M Cuijpers A F J M Heldens M J L Bours N L U van Meeteren L P S Stassen T Lubbers B C Bongers Source Type: research

Surgical perspective: the psychological burden of COVID-19 and prolonged lockdown
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 18:znab291. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab291. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34536003 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab291 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 18, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: Y Farid G Vissers S Ortiz T Tondu F Thiessen Y Coppieters P Wauthy Source Type: research

Improved robot-assisted laparoscopic telesurgery: feasibility of network converged communication
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 16:znab317. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab317. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34529763 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab317 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 16, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: G Chu X Yang L Luo W Feng W Jiao X Zhang Y Wang Z Yang B Wang J Li H Niu Source Type: research

Comment on: Truth and truthiness: evidence, experience and clinical judgement in surgery
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 16:znab319. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab319. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34529769 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab319 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 16, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J S Marwaha B Beaulieu-Jones W Yuan G A Brat Source Type: research

Evolution and parathyroid surgery
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 15:znab316. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab316. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34522967 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab316 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D M Scott-Coombes Source Type: research

Evolution and parathyroid surgery
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 15:znab316. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab316. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34522967 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab316 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D M Scott-Coombes Source Type: research

Evolution and parathyroid surgery
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 15:znab316. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab316. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34522967 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab316 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D M Scott-Coombes Source Type: research

Evolution and parathyroid surgery
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 15:znab316. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab316. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34522967 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab316 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D M Scott-Coombes Source Type: research

Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: conservative versus surgical management
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 14:znab232. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab232. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34519788 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab232 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 14, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D I Tsilimigras T M Pawlik Source Type: research

Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: conservative versus surgical management
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 14:znab232. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab232. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34519788 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab232 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 14, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D I Tsilimigras T M Pawlik Source Type: research

Permanent stoma rates after anterior resection for rectal cancer: risk prediction scoring using preoperative variables
CONCLUSION: Using routinely available preoperative data, the stoma outcome at 2 years after anterior resection for rectal cancer can be predicted fairly accurately.PMID:34508549 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab260 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: E Back J H äggström K Holmgren M M Haapam äki P Matthiessen J Ruteg ård M Ruteg ård Source Type: research

Incidental diagnosis of serrated polyp in the appendix warrants colonoscopy to screen for colorectal neoplasia
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 11:znab305. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab305. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34508554 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab305 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: Y J van Herwaarden A Madani R S van der Post V E P P Lemmens I D Nagtegaal Source Type: research

Permanent stoma rates after anterior resection for rectal cancer: risk prediction scoring using preoperative variables
CONCLUSION: Using routinely available preoperative data, the stoma outcome at 2 years after anterior resection for rectal cancer can be predicted fairly accurately.PMID:34508549 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab260 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: E Back J H äggström K Holmgren M M Haapam äki P Matthiessen J Ruteg ård M Ruteg ård Source Type: research

Incidental diagnosis of serrated polyp in the appendix warrants colonoscopy to screen for colorectal neoplasia
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 11:znab305. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab305. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34508554 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab305 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: Y J van Herwaarden A Madani R S van der Post V E P P Lemmens I D Nagtegaal Source Type: research

Permanent stoma rates after anterior resection for rectal cancer: risk prediction scoring using preoperative variables
CONCLUSION: Using routinely available preoperative data, the stoma outcome at 2 years after anterior resection for rectal cancer can be predicted fairly accurately.PMID:34508549 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab260 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: E Back J H äggström K Holmgren M M Haapam äki P Matthiessen J Ruteg ård M Ruteg ård Source Type: research

Incidental diagnosis of serrated polyp in the appendix warrants colonoscopy to screen for colorectal neoplasia
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 11:znab305. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab305. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34508554 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab305 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 11, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: Y J van Herwaarden A Madani R S van der Post V E P P Lemmens I D Nagtegaal Source Type: research

Comment on: Health-related quality of life following total minimally invasive, hybrid minimally invasive or open oesophagectomy: a population-based cohort study
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 23:znab263. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab263. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34498029 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab263 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: M Fouad S Ibraheim Source Type: research

Prognosis of poorly cohesive gastric cancer after complete cytoreductive surgery with or without hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (CYTO-CHIP study)
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 9:znab200. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab200. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: The incidence of gastric poorly cohesive carcinoma (PCC) is increasing. The prognosis for patients with peritoneal metastases remains poor and the role of cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) is controversial. The aim was to clarify the impact of gastric PCC with peritoneal metastases treated by CRS with or without HIPEC.METHODS: All patients with peritoneal metastases from gastric cancer treated with CRS with or without HIPEC, in 19 French centres, between 1989 and 2014, were iden...
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: P E Bonnot A Lintis F Mercier N Benzerdjeb G Passot M Pocard B Meunier J M Bereder K Abboud F Marchal F Quenet D Goere S Msika C Arvieux N Pirro R Wernert P Rat J Gagni ère J H Lefevre T Courvoisier R Kianmanesh D Vaudoyer M Rivoire P Meeus L Villeneuve Source Type: research

Corrigendum to: Impact of STIMUlant and osmotic LAXatives (STIMULAX trial) on gastrointestinal recovery after colorectal surgery: randomized clinical trial
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 9:znab252. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab252. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34498680 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab252 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: N N Dudi-Venkata H M Kroon S Bedrikovetski M Lewis M J Lawrence R A Hunter J W Moore M L Thomas T Sammour Source Type: research

Comment on: Health-related quality of life following total minimally invasive, hybrid minimally invasive or open oesophagectomy: a population-based cohort study
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 23:znab263. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab263. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34498029 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab263 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: M Fouad S Ibraheim Source Type: research

Prognosis of poorly cohesive gastric cancer after complete cytoreductive surgery with or without hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (CYTO-CHIP study)
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 9:znab200. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab200. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: The incidence of gastric poorly cohesive carcinoma (PCC) is increasing. The prognosis for patients with peritoneal metastases remains poor and the role of cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) is controversial. The aim was to clarify the impact of gastric PCC with peritoneal metastases treated by CRS with or without HIPEC.METHODS: All patients with peritoneal metastases from gastric cancer treated with CRS with or without HIPEC, in 19 French centres, between 1989 and 2014, were iden...
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: P E Bonnot A Lintis F Mercier N Benzerdjeb G Passot M Pocard B Meunier J M Bereder K Abboud F Marchal F Quenet D Goere S Msika C Arvieux N Pirro R Wernert P Rat J Gagni ère J H Lefevre T Courvoisier R Kianmanesh D Vaudoyer M Rivoire P Meeus L Villeneuve Source Type: research

Corrigendum to: Impact of STIMUlant and osmotic LAXatives (STIMULAX trial) on gastrointestinal recovery after colorectal surgery: randomized clinical trial
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 9:znab252. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab252. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34498680 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab252 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: N N Dudi-Venkata H M Kroon S Bedrikovetski M Lewis M J Lawrence R A Hunter J W Moore M L Thomas T Sammour Source Type: research

Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials and individual patient data comparing minimally invasive with open oesophagectomy for cancer
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 7:znab278. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab278. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Minimally invasive oesophagectomy (MIO) for oesophageal cancer may reduce surgical complications compared with open oesophagectomy. MIO is, however, technically challenging and may impair optimal oncological resection. The aim of the present study was to assess if MIO for cancer is beneficial.METHODS: A systematic literature search in MEDLINE, Web of Science and CENTRAL was performed and randomized controlled trials (RCTs) comparing MIO with open oesophagectomy were included in a meta-analysis. Survival was analysed using ind...
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 7, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: B P M üller-Stich P Probst H Nienh üser S Fazeli J Senft E Kalkum P Heger R Warschkow F Nickel A T Billeter P P Grimminger C Gutschow T S Dabakuyo-Yonli G Piessen M Paireder S F Schoppmann D L van der Peet M A Cuesta P van der Sluis R van Hillegersberg Source Type: research

Snapshots quiz
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 7:znab298. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab298. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34491297 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab298 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 7, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Communicating with surgeons
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 6:znab244. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab244. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34486018 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab244 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 6, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J Mayol Source Type: research

Short-term outcomes of a multicentre randomized clinical trial comparing laparoscopic pylorus-preserving gastrectomy with laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer (the KLASS-04 trial)
CONCLUSION: Postoperative complications and mortality was comparable in patients undergoing LPPG and LDG. Registration number: NCT02595086 (http://www.clinicaltrials.gov).PMID:34487147 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab295 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 6, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: D J Park Y-W Kim H-K Yang K W Ryu S-U Han H-H Kim W-J Hyung J H Park Y-S Suh O K Kwon H M Yoon W Kim Y-K Park S-H Kong S H Ahn H-J Lee Source Type: research

Effects of the first and second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic on patients with colorectal cancer: what has really changed in the outcomes?
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 3:znab289. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab289. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34476460 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab289 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: R Peltrini N Imperatore M M Di Nuzzo M D'Ambra U Bracale F Corcione Source Type: research

Ex situ machine preservation of donor livers for transplantation: HOPE for all?
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 3:znab293. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab293. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34476463 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab293 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: O B van Leeuwen R J Porte Source Type: research

Surgeon and surgical conference attendee views on live surgery events
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 3:znab297. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab297. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34476469 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab297 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: I Alkatout B Holthaus C Bozzaro T Wedel A M Westermann M Westermann L Mettler K-P J ünemann T Becker N Maass J Ackermann Source Type: research

Treatment of male breast cancer: meta-analysis of real-world evidence
CONCLUSION: Identification and false-negative rates for SLNB were comparable to those in female breast cancer. Breast-conserving surgery can be effective and safe; postmastectomy radiation to the chest wall and 5-year tamoxifen treatment improves survival.PMID:34476472 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab279 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: A P Lin T-W Huang K-W Tam Source Type: research

Prognosis after neoadjuvant chemoradiation or chemotherapy for locally advanced gastro-oesophageal junctional adenocarcinoma
CONCLUSION: In patients undergoing surgical resection for locally advanced adenocarcinoma of the GOJ, OS and DFS did not differ significantly between patients who had neoadjuvant chemoradiation compared with chemotherapy.PMID:34476473 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab228 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: E L Vos R A Carr M Hsu M Nakauchi T Nobel A Russo A Barbetta K S Tan L Tang D Ilson G Y Ku A J Wu Y Y Janjigian S S Yoon M S Bains D R Jones D Coit D Molena V E Strong Source Type: research

Organ preservation in the multimodality approach to locally advanced oesophageal cancer: festina lente
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 3:znab210. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab210. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34476474 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab210 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J C Bolger J V Reynolds Source Type: research

Coaching to enhance qualified surgeons' non-technical skills: a systematic review
CONCLUSION: Surgical coaching of qualified surgeons' NTS in a group setting was found to be effective. Coaching of individual surgeons revealed an overall positive learner perception but did not show an objective improvement in NTS for qualified surgeons.PMID:34476480 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab283 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: N Granchi Y Y Ting K P Foley J L Reid T D Vreugdenburg M I Trochsler M H Bruening G J Maddern Source Type: research

Antibiotics as first-line alternative to appendicectomy in adult appendicitis: 90-day follow-up from a prospective, multicentre cohort study
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 3:znab287. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab287. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Uncomplicated acute appendicitis can be managed with non-operative (antibiotic) treatment, but laparoscopic appendicectomy remains the first-line management in the UK. During the COVID-19 pandemic the practice altered, with more patients offered antibiotics as treatment. A large-scale observational study was designed comparing operative and non-operative management of appendicitis. The aim of this study was to evaluate 90-day follow-up.METHODS: A prospective, cohort study at 97 sites in the UK and Republic of Ireland included...
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 3, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: H Javanmard-Emamghissi M Hollyman H Boyd-Carson B Doleman A Adiamah J N Lund S Moler-Zapata R Grieve S J Moug G M Tierney Source Type: research

Global parental leave in surgical careers: differences according to gender, geographical regions and surgical career stages
Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 1:znab275. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab275. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: There is a lack of information regarding the provision of parental leave for surgical careers. This survey study aims to evaluate the experience of maternity/paternity leave and views on work-life balance globally.METHODS: A 55-item online survey in 24 languages was distributed via social media as per CHERRIES guideline from February to March 2020. It explored parental leave entitlements, attitude towards leave taking, financial impact, time spent with children and compatibility of parenthood with surgical career.RESULTS: Of ...
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - September 1, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: S Au V Bellato J M Carvas C D C órdoba D Daudu J Dziakova K Eltarhoni N El Feituri A C H Fung C Fysaraki G Gallo F Ayca Gultekin J L Harbjerg F Hatem A Ioannidis L Jakobsen D Clinch H Ø Kristensen S Z Kuiper A M F Kwok W Kwok M Millan K M Milto H J Ng G Source Type: research

Snapshot quiz
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 31:znab261. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab261. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34463701 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab261 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - August 31, 2021 Category: Surgery Source Type: research

Comment on: Personal protective equipment impairs pulmonary gas exchange causing systemic hypercapnia-hypoxaemia and cerebral hyperperfusion-induced cephalalgia
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 30:znab285. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab285. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34459864 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab285 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - August 30, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: J R G Maini C J Mullington Source Type: research

Laparoscopic transversus abdominis plane block versus intrathecal analgesia in robotic colorectal surgery
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 30:znab294. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab294. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34459868 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab294 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - August 30, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: G Calini M A Abd El Aziz A Solafah H A Saeed J K Lovely A-L D'Angelo D W Larson S R Kelley D T Colibaseanu K T Behm Source Type: research

Author response: Prophylactic sublay non-absorbable mesh positioning following midline laparotomy in a clean-contaminated field: randomized clinical trial (PROMETHEUS)
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 30:znab242. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab242. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34459869 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab242 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - August 30, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: F Pizza F S Lucido D D'Antonio C Gambardella Source Type: research

Low presence of intraluminal cancer cells in rectal washout during transanal total mesorectal excision
Br J Surg. 2021 Aug 28:znab256. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab256. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34453439 | DOI:10.1093/bjs/znab256 (Source: The British Journal of Surgery)
Source: The British Journal of Surgery - August 28, 2021 Category: Surgery Authors: S K Perdawood R S Neufert J Kroeigaard P J-C Maina S Eiholm F J örgren P Buchwald Source Type: research