Evidence Based Articles in Surgery

1 Portal hypertension on the outcome of surgery for hepatocellular carcinoma in compensated cirrhosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Hepatology, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Systematic review of congenital and acquired portal-systemic shunts in otherwise normal livers British Journal of Surgery, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Rare metastases of well-differentiated thyroid cancers: a systematic review Annals of Surgical Oncology, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Perforation in appendiceal well-differentiated carcinoid and goblet cell tumors: Impact on prognosis? A systematic review Annals of Surgical Oncology, September 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Thoratec centrimag for temporary treatment of refractory cardiogenic shock or severe cardiopulmonary insufficiency: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis of observational studies ASAIO Journal, September 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Single-incision versus conventional multiport laparoscopic colorectal surgery--systematic review and pooled analysis Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, September 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 SodiUm SeleniTe Adminstration IN Cardiac Surgery (SUSTAIN CSX(R)-trial): study design of an international multicenter randomized double-blinded controlled trial of high dose sodium-selenite administration in high-risk cardiac surgical patients Trials, September 15, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

8 Strategies in the prevention of the formation of postoperative adhesions in digestive surgery: a systematic review of the literature Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 Efficacy of immunosuppression monotherapy after liver transplantation: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, September 12, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

10 Efficacy and safety of the new oral anticoagulants dabigatran, rivaroxaban, apixaban, and edoxaban in the treatment and secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis of phase III trials European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

11 Long-term follow-up after bariatric surgery: a systematic review JAMA, September 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 The benefits of liver resection for non-colorectal, non-neuroendocrine liver metastases: a systematic review Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery, September 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Burn management capacity in low and middle-income countries: A systematic review of 458 hospitals across 14 countries International Journal of Surgery, September 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Pretibial lacerations: experience from a lower limb trauma centre and systematic review Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Effects of dexmedetomidine on outcomes following craniocerebral operation – A meta-analysis Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

16 Endoscopic radial artery harvesting does not compromise graft patency for coronary artery bypass graft: a meta analysis of 2782 patients Heart, Lung, and Circulation, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

17 Robotic versus laparoscopic right colectomy: a meta-analysis World Journal of Surgical Oncology, September 3, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

18 A systematic review of complicated diverticulitis in post-transplant patients Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 Predictors of early and late stroke following cardiac surgery Canadian Medical Association Journal, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

20 Postoperative outcomes following preoperative inspiratory muscle training in patients undergoing cardiothoracic or upper abdominal surgery: A systematic review and meta analysis Clinical Rehabilitation, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 A detailed analysis of outcome reporting from randomised controlled trials and meta-analyses of inguinal hernia repair Hernia, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 Ventilator-associated pneumonia after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis and systematic review The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

23 Fast-track surgery versus traditional perioperative care in laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery: A meta-analysis BMC Cancer, August 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

24 Robot-assisted or conventional laparoscoic rectopexy for rectal prolapse - Systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Surgery, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Prognostic factors of remission in myasthenia gravis after thymectomy European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Influence of sex on outcome following transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Interventional Cardiology, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 The effect of appendectomy in future tubal infertility and ectopic pregnancy: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Surgical Research, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

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