Evidence Based Articles in Surgery

1 Pancreaticogastrostomy or pancreaticojejunostomy? Methods of digestive continuity reconstruction after pancreaticodudenectomy: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials International Journal of Surgery, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Effect of gastrectomy with bursectomy on prognosis of gastric cancer: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, October 31, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

3 Breast size and breast cancer: A systematic review Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Quality of life after cytoreductive surgery and intraoperative hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal surface malignancies: A systematic review European Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Comparative efficacy of pharmacological interventions in preventing relapse of Crohn's disease after surgery: A systematic review and network meta-analysis Gastroenterology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Is postoperative adjuvant chemoradiotherapy efficacious and safe for gastric cancer patients with D2 lymphadenectomy? A meta-analysis of the literature European Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 A comparison of fibrin sealant versus standard closure in the reduction of postoperative morbidity after groin dissection: A systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 High-Risk Population in Sporadic Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Guidelines for Screening Journal of Surgical Research, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 Anxiety and depression following traumatic limb amputation: A systematic review Injury, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Omentoplasty in the prevention of anastomotic leakage after oesophagectomy: A meta-analysis European Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Comparison of short-term surgical outcomes between totally laparoscopic and laparoscopic assisted distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a 10-year single-center experience with meta-analysis Journal of Surgical Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 Systematic review of irreversible electroporation in the treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer European Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Pancreatic resection in patients 80 years or older: a meta-analysis and systematic review Pancreas, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Meta-analysis of gut barrier dysfunction in patients with acute pancreatitis British Journal of Surgery, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 A meta-analysis of mortality and major adverse cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in patients undergoing transfemoral versus transapical transcatheter aortic valve implantation using edwards valve for severe aortic stenosis The American Journal of Cardiology, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

16 Is laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy a lower risk bariatric procedure compared to laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass? A meta-analysis The American Journal of Surgery, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

17 Efficacy of arginine-enriched enteral formulas in the reduction of surgical complications in head and neck cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Nutrition, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Solid organ transplant recipients: clinical considerations in the application of exercise British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

19 Meta-analysis of lobectomy, segmentectomy, and wedge resection for stage I non-small cell lung cancer Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Erythropoietin administration for prevention of cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, October 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Patient-related risk factors for recurrence after inguinal hernia repair: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies Surgical Innovation, October 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

22 V-Y rotation advancement flap: A meta-analysis and systematic review European Journal of Plastic Surgery, October 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article
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23 Meta-analysis of the effects of preoperative renin-angiotensin system inhibitor therapy on major adverse cardiac events in patients undergoing cardiac surgery European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, October 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Management of lymph nodes during resection of hepatocellular carcinoma and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: a systematic review Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, October 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Systematic review of live surgical demonstrations and their effectiveness on training British Journal of Surgery, October 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Interleukin-2 receptor antagonists for pediatric liver transplant recipients: A systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled studies Pediatric Transplantation, October 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Bare metal vs. drug-eluting stents for extracranial vertebral artery disease: A meta-analysis of nonrandomized comparative studies Journal of Endovascular Therapy, October 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Systematic review of molecular mechanism of action of negative-pressure wound therapy British Journal of Surgery, October 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Mesh repair versus non-mesh repair for strangulated inguinal hernia: Systematic review with meta-analysis World Journal of Surgery, October 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 The effect of hysterectomy on colonoscopy completion: A systematic review and meta-analysis Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, October 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Lymph node micrometastases is a poor prognostic factor for patients in pN0 gastric cancer: A meta-analysis of observational studies Journal of Surgical Research, October 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

32 Systematic mediastinal lymphadenectomy or mediastinal lymph node sampling in patients with pathological stage I NSCLC: A meta-analysis World Journal of Surgery, October 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

33 Ventilator-associated pneumonia after cardiac surgery: A meta-analysis and systematic review The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, October 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

34 Analgesia after open abdominal surgery in the setting of enhanced recovery surgery - A systematic review and meta-analysis JAMA Surgery, October 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 Cost-effectiveness analysis of fixation options for intertrochanteric hip fractures The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, October 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 Cost effectiveness of different central venous approaches for port placement and use in adult oncology patients: evidence from a randomized three-arm trial Annals of Surgical Oncology, October 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

37 Prognosis following acute coronary syndromes according to prior coronary artery bypass grafting: Meta-analysis European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care, October 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

38 Covered versus uncovered self-expandable metallic stents for palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a systematic review and meta-analysis BMC Gastroenterology, October 8, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Long-term outcomes after combined revascularization surgery in adult moyamoya disease Stroke, October 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Comparison of outcome and side effects between conventional and transvaginal laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a meta-analysis Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, October 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 Evidence-based evaluation technique to assess augmentation mammaplasty results: a simple method to objectively analyze mammary symmetry and position Aesthetic Surgery Journal, October 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

42 Role of extended lymphadenectomy in the treatment of pancreatic head adenocarcinoma: review and meta-analysis ANZ Journal of Surgery, October 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 Simvastatin in the acute respiratory distress syndrome New England Journal of Medicine, October 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

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