Evidence Based Articles in Surgery

1 RET gene is a major risk factor for Hirschsprung's disease: a meta-analysis Pediatric Surgery International, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Adjuvant bisphosphonate treatment in early breast cancer: meta-analyses of individual patient data from randomised trials The Lancet, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 Efficacy of carpentier-edwards pericardial prostheses: a systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, July 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

4 Conversion during laparoscopic colorectal resections: a complication or a drawback? A systematic review and meta-analysis of short-term outcomes International Journal of Colorectal Disease, July 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 A 10-year retrospective study of free anterolateral thigh flap application in 872 head and neck tumour cases International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, July 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

6 Laparoscopic versus open Hartmann’s reversal: A systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Colorectal Disease, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Laparoscopic peritoneal lavage or sigmoidectomy for perforated diverticulitis with purulent peritonitis: a multicentre, parallel-group, randomised, open-label trial The Lancet, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

8 Management of patients with internal carotid artery near total occlusion: an updated meta-analysis Annals of Vascular Surgery, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

9 Giant juvenile fibroadenoma: A systematic review with diagnostic and treatment recommendations Gland Surgery, July 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Breast-conserving surgery in patients with Paget's disease British Journal of Surgery, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 A meta-analysis of robotic vs. conventional mitral valve surgery Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, July 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

12 Development of a core outcome set for research and audit studies in reconstructive breast surgery British Journal of Surgery, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Bariatric surgery for type 2 diabetes mellitus in patients with BMI <30 kg/m2: a systematic review and meta-analysis PLOS ONE, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Small bites versus large bites for closure of abdominal midline incisions (STITCH): A double-blind, multicenter, randomized controlled trial The Lancet, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Biologic mesh versus synthetic mesh in open inguinal hernia repair: system review and meta-analysis ANZ Journal of Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 A comparison of long-term outcomes of portal versus systemic venous drainage in pancreatic transplantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Transplantation, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

17 Should routine assessment of anastomotic integrity be undertaken using radiological contrast swallow after oesophagectomy with intra-thoracic anastomosis? Best evidence topic (BET) International Journal of Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

18 Rectal suction biopsy for the diagnosis of Hirschsprung's disease: a systematic review of diagnostic accuracy and complications Pediatric Surgery International, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 Comparing energy sources for surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: A Bayesian network meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 A meta-analysis of the impact of bronchial stump coverage on the risk of bronchopleural fistula after pneumonectomy European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Paediatric subvalvular aortic stenosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis of natural history and surgical outcome European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

22 Epidemiology of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: a systematic review of the literature World Neurosurgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

23 Endoscopic and oncologic outcomes according to indication criteria of endoscopic resection for early gastric cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis Surgical Endoscopy, July 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Annexin A1 expression in a pooled breast cancer series: association with tumor subtypes and prognosis BMC Medicine, July 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

25 Factors affecting the efficacy of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in preventing post–endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Pancreas, July 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Pursestring closure versus conventional primary closure following stoma reversal to reduce surgical site infection rate: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, July 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

27 Maternal micronutrient deficiencies and related adverse neonatal outcomes after bariatric surgery: a systematic review Advances in Nutrition: An International Review Journal, July 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Robot-assisted hybrid coronary revascularisation: systematic review Heart, Lung, and Circulation, July 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Percutaneous revascularization for atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Annals of Vascular Surgery, July 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

30 A meta-analysis assessing postsurgical outcomes between aseptic and sterile alloderm regenerative tissue matrix Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open, July 16, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

31 Transumbilical Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese patients: A systematic review International Journal of Surgery, July 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

32 Urinary incontinence before and after bariatric surgery. test JAMA Internal Medicine, July 14, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 Placento-cranial adhesions in amniotic band syndrome and the role of surgery in their management: An unusual case presentation and systematic literature review Pediatric Neurosurgery, July 14, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

34 Incidence and treatment of recurrent disease after cytoreductive surgery and intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneally metastasized colorectal cancer: a systematic review European Journal of Surgical Oncology, July 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 Utility of fluorescent cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A systematic review World Journal of Gastroenterology, July 13, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

36 Lymph node dissection in resectable Perihilar Cholangiocarcinoma - a Systematic Review The American Journal of Surgery, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Postoperative steroid therapy for biliary atresia: Systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Pediatric Surgery, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Laparoscopic right colectomy reduces short-term mortality and morbidity. Results of a systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Colorectal Disease, July 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Metastases of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: A systematic review of literature and a new functional concept International Journal of Surgery, July 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

40 The search for biomarkers of intracranial aneurysms: a systematic review World Neurosurgery, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 Risk factors for 30-day readmission following colorectal surgery: A systematic review Journal of Surgical Research, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

42 Two decades of endovascular repair of popliteal artery aneurysm--a meta-analysis European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 A systematic review of outcomes after revision amputation for treatment of traumatic finger amputation Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

44 Updated meta-analysis of pancreatic stent placement in preventing post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis World Journal of Gastroenterology, July 6, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

45 Low incidence of complications using Polyglactin 910 [Vicryl] mesh in Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, July 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

46 Percutaneous thermal ablation for primary hepatocellular carcinoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

47 Adipose-derived stem cells: new treatment for wound healing? Annals of Plastic Surgery, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

48 Anaesthetic and pharmacological techniques to decrease blood loss in liver surgery: a systematic review ANZ Journal of Surgery, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

49 Systematic review and meta-analysis of long-term survival after elective infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair 1969-2011: 5 year survival remains poor despite advances in medical care and treatment strategies European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

50 Systematic review and critical appraisal of the impact of acellular dermal matrix use on the outcomes of implant-based breast reconstruction British Journal of Surgery, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

51 Meta-analysis of prognostic factors for amputation following surgical repair of lower extremity vascular trauma Journal of Vascular Surgery, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

52 Efficacy of Mitral Valve Repair as an Adjunct Procedure to Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials Journal of Cardiac Surgery, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

53 Hepatic resection for gastric cancer liver metastases: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Surgical Oncology, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 Hepatic resection for malignant liver tumours in the elderly: a systematic review and meta-analysis ANZ Journal of Surgery, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

 

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