Evidence Based Articles in Surgery

1 Postoperative chemotherapy in patients with rectal cancer receiving preoperative radio(chemo)therapy: A meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing surgery ± a fluoropyrimidine and surgery + a fluoropyrimidine ± oxaliplatin European Journal of Surgical Oncology, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Is robot-assisted laparoscopic right colectomy more effective than the conventional laparoscopic procedure? A meta-analysis of short-term outcomes International Journal of Surgery, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Pancreaticogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomy reconstruction after pancreaticoduodenectomy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Surgery Today, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Hand-sewn vs linearly stapled esophagogastric anastomosis for esophageal cancer: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 24, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

5 FOLFIRINOX-based neoadjuvant therapy in borderline resectable or unresectable pancreatic cancer: A meta-analytical review of published studies Pancreas, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Quality of life after intervention on the thoracic aorta European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Abdominal wall hernia and pregnancy: a systematic review Hernia, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 A meta-analysis of renal function after adult cardiac surgery with pulsatile perfusion Artificial Organs, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

9 Effect of Billroth II or Roux-en-Y reconstruction for the gastrojejunostomy after pancreaticoduodenectomy: Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Laparoscopic versus open appendectomy in patients with suspected appendicitis: a systematic review of meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials BMC Gastroenterology, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Thrombectomy within 8 hours after symptom onset in ischemic stroke New England Journal of Medicine, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Quality of life and functional status after carotid revascularisation: a systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Minimally invasive esophagectomy performed with the patient in a prone position: a systematic review Surgery Today, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Surgical left atrial appendage occlusion during cardiac surgery for patients with atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Complete versus incomplete cytoreduction in peritoneal carcinosis from gastric cancer, with consideration to PCI cut-off. Systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Surgical Oncology, April 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 Survival and outcomes following bioprosthetic vs mechanical mitral valve replacement in patients aged 50 to 69 years JAMA, April 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 Stereotactic-guided evacuation of spontaneous supratentorial intracerebral haemorrhage: systematic review and meta-analysis World Neurosurgery, April 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Ex-vivo perfusion of donor hearts for human heart transplantation (PROCEED II): a prospective, open-label, multicentre, randomised non-inferiority trial The Lancet, April 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 Single-incision laparoscopic surgery through the umbilicus is associated with a higher incidence of trocar-site hernia than conventional laparoscopy: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Hernia, April 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Minimally invasive component separation techniques in complex ventral abdominal hernia repair: A systematic review of the literature Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, April 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Retained abdominal gallstones after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A systematic review Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, April 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

22 Negative pressure wound therapy technologies for chronic wound care in the home setting: A systematic review Wound Repair and Regeneration, April 14, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

23 Systematic review and meta-analysis of somatostatin analogues in the prevention of postoperative complication after pancreaticoduodenectomy Digestive Surgery, April 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 New-onset diabetes after distal pancreatectomy: A systematic review Annals of Surgery, April 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Systematic review of compression following treatment for varicose veins British Journal of Surgery, April 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Ligasure versus Ferguson hemorrhoidectomy in the treatment of hemorrhoids: A meta-analysis of randomized control trials Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, April 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Effects of red-cell storage duration on patients undergoing cardiac surgery New England Journal of Medicine, April 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Robotic versus laparoscopic surgery for colonic disease: a meta-analysis of postoperative variables Surgical Endoscopy, April 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Sutureless aortic valve replacement: A systematic review and meta-analysis Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, April 9, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Right lobe split liver transplantation versus whole liver transplantation in adult recipients: A systematic review and meta-analysis Liver Transplantation, April 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 The impact of pre-bariatric surgery psychosocial and behavioural interventions on body composition measures in adults: A systematic review Canadian Journal of Diabetes, April 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

32 Burn injury associated with home oxygen use in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Mayo Clinic Proceedings, April 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

33 Pancreaticogastrostomy is superior to pancreaticojejunostomy for prevention of pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy: An updated meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Annals of Surgery, April 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

34 Three-dimensional versus two-dimensional vision in laparoscopy: A systematic review Surgical Endoscopy, April 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 Laparoscopic adhesiolysis for acute small bowel obstruction: systematic review and pooled analysis Surgical Endoscopy, April 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

36 Is single-operator peroral cholangioscopy a useful tool for the diagnosis of indeterminate biliary lesion? A systematic review and meta-analysis Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, April 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Fibrin sealants and quilting suture for prevention of seroma formation following latissimus dorsi muscle harvest: a systematic review and meta-analysis Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, April 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 A randomized trial of laparoscopic versus open surgery for rectal cancer New England Journal of Medicine, April 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

 

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