The Latest Journal Articles in Surgery - Colo-Rectal

1Postoperative 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 ± oxaliplatinEuropean Journal of Surgical Oncology, April 24, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
2Is robot-assisted laparoscopic right colectomy more effective than the conventional laparoscopic procedure? A meta-analysis of short-term outcomesInternational Journal of Surgery, April 24, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
3Proposal of a new prognostic staging system for pulmonary metastases from colorectal cancerSurgery Today, April 24, 2015  Clinical Article
4Significant reduction in the incidence of small bowel obstruction and ventral hernia after laparoscopic compared to open segmental colorectal resectionLangenbeck's Archives of Surgery, April 23, 2015  Clinical Article
5Probability, rate and timing of reconstructive surgery following colectomy for inflammatory bowel disease in Sweden: a population-based cohort studyColorectal Disease, April 23, 2015  Clinical Article
6Factors influencing apical node metastasis in colorectal cancer patients treated with laparoscopic radical resection with D3 lymphadenectomy: Results from two centers in ChinaSurgery Today, April 23, 2015  Clinical Article
7Rectal enema is an alternative to full mechanical bowel preparation for primary rectal cancer surgeryColorectal Disease, April 23, 2015  Clinical Article
8In colon cancer, normal colon tissue and blood cells have altered telomere lengthsJournal of Surgical Oncology, April 23, 2015  Clinical Article
9Short-course radiotherapy with delayed surgery versus conventional chemoradiotherapy: A comparison of the short- and long-term outcomes in patients with T3 rectal cancerSurgery, April 22, 2015  Clinical Article
10The effect of diverting stoma on postoperative morbidity after low anterior resection for rectal cancer in patients treated within an ERAS programEuropean Journal of Surgical Oncology, April 22, 2015  Clinical Article
1Researchers get under the skin to develop new transplant techniqueUniversity of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry News, April 24, 2015
2SALUS clinical trial restores valve function of 93 year old womanUniversity of Maryland Medical Center News, April 24, 2015
3Papers identify effective and cost-effective treatments for complex woundsSt. Michael's Hospital, April 24, 2015
4Northwestern Medicine researchers solve mystery of deadly transplant infectionNorthwestern Medicine News, April 24, 2015
5Digital pathology service provides faster diagnosisSheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust News, April 23, 2015
6More than 85% of surgeons disregard USPSTF breast screening recommendationAmerican Roentgen Ray Society News, April 23, 2015
7Artificial blood vessel lets researchers better assess clot removal devicesUC San Diego Health System, April 23, 2015
8HANDS: A robot that can insert surgical cathetersBen-Gurion University of the Negev News, April 23, 2015
9Solving real-world problems with unconventional solutions: Using bacteria to heal woundsTexas A&M University News, April 23, 2015
10QMUL launches new website for trauma survivorsQueen Mary University of London News, April 23, 2015

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