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1 Intraoperative assessment of colorectal anastomotic integrity: A systematic review Surgical Endoscopy, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Hyperbaric oxygen for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers: A systematic review European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Safety of short, in-hospital delays before surgery for acute appendicitis: multicentre cohort study, systematic review, and meta-analysis Annals of Surgery, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Long-term survival following coronary artery bypass grafting: off-pump versus on-pump strategies JACC - Journal of the American College of Cardiology, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

5 Is valve choice a significant determinant of paravalular leak post-transcatheter aortic valve implantation? A systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Abdominal muscle function and incisional hernia: A systematic review Hernia, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Human leukocyte antigen matching in heart transplantation: systematic review and meta-analysis Transplant International, April 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 Presentation and management of splenic injury after colonoscopy: A systematic review Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, April 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 Hand-assisted versus conventional laparoscopic splenectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis ANZ Journal of Surgery, April 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Outcomes of preoperative bridging therapy for patients undergoing surgery after coronary stent implantation: A weighted meta-analysis of 280 patients from 8 studies Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, April 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Psychosocial status and mental health in adolescents before and after bariatric surgery. A systematic literature review Appetite, April 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 Meta-analysis of intentional sublobar resections versus lobectomy for early stage non-small cell lung cancer Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, April 16, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

13 Searching for the second best graft for coronary artery bypass surgery: A network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, April 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

14 The influence of study-design on the evaluation of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm treatment Annals of Vascular Surgery, April 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio in relation to risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular events among patients undergoing angiography or cardiac revascularization: A meta-analysis of observational studies Atherosclerosis, April 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 Does patient compliance with follow-up influence weight loss after gastric bypass surgery? A systematic review and meta-analysis Obesity Surgery, April 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

17 Combined portal vein resection in the treatment of hilar cholangiocarcinoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Surgical Oncology, April 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Evidence based medicine and surgical approaches for colon cancer: Evidences, benefits and limitations of the laparoscopic vs open resection World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 8, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

19 Efficacy and safety of weight-adjusted heparin prophylaxis for the prevention of acute venous thromboembolism among obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis Thrombosis Research, April 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Enhanced recovery pathways lead to an improvement in postoperative outcomes following esophagectomy: systematic review and pooled analysis Diseases of the Esophagus, April 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Analysis of operation-related complications of totally laparoscopic aortoiliac surgery Chinese Medical Journal, April 7, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 Risk factors associated with complications in lower-extremity reconstruction with the distally based sural flap: A systematic review and pooled analysis Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, April 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

23 Options for treatment of spontaneous mesenteric artery dissection Journal of Vascular Surgery, April 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Randomized trials for endovascular treatment of infrainguinal arterial disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis (part 1: above the knee) European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, April 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 A systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinico-pathological characteristics of cystic versus solid pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms Surgery, April 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Meta-analysis of minimally invasive coronary artery bypass versus drug-eluting stents for isolated left anterior descending coronary artery disease The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, April 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Early impact of bariatric surgery on type II diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia: A systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression on 6,587 patients Obesity Surgery, April 2, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Systematic review on the patient-reported outcomes of tissue-expander/implant versus autologous abdominal tissue breast reconstruction in post-mastectomy breast cancer patients Journal of the American College of Surgeons, April 2, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Effect of obesity on outcomes of free autologous breast reconstruction: A meta-analysis Microsurgery, April 2, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Comparative effectiveness of advanced wound dressings for patients with chronic venous leg ulcers: A systematic review Wound Repair and Regeneration, April 2, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Perforation in colorectal stenting: a meta-analysis and a search for risk factors Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, April 1, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

32 A systematic review of the predictive value of 18FDG–PET in esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiation on the survival outcome stratification Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, March 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 Comparison of balloon-expandable vs self-expandable valves in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement: The CHOICE randomized clinical trial JAMA, March 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Transcatheter aortic-valve replacement with a self-expanding prosthesis New England Journal of Medicine, March 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Local recurrence after endoscopic mucosal resection of nonpedunculated colorectal lesions: systematic review and meta-analysis Endoscopy, March 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

36 The effect of indomethacin in the prevention of post–endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis: A meta-analysis Pancreas, March 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

37 Surgical ablation for treatment of atrial fibrillation in cardiac surgery: A cumulative meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials Heart, March 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

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