Volume 99; Issue 12
1st December 2012
Authors: J. H. Scholefield, D. N. Lobo
Authors: Z. N. Maan, I. N. Maan, A. W. Darzi, R. Aggarwal
Systematic review of outcomes of liver resection for early hepatocellular carcinoma within the Milan criteria. BJS 2012; 99: 1622-1629.
Authors: K.‐C. Lim, P. K.‐H. Chow, J. C. Allen, F. J. Siddiqui, E. S.‐Y. Chan, S.‐B. Tan et al.
Systematic review of the efficacy of cilostazol, naftidrofuryl oxalate and pentoxifylline for the treatment of intermittent claudication. BJS 2012; 99: 1630-1638.
Authors: J. W. Stevens, E. Simpson, S. Harnan, H. Squires, Y. Meng, S. Thomas et al.
Systematic review and meta‐analysis of retroperitoneoscopic versus laparoscopic adrenalectomy. BJS 2012; 99: 1639-1648.
Authors: V. A. Constantinides, I. Christakis, P. Touska, F. F. Palazzo
Final follow‐up of the Multicentre Aneurysm Screening Study (MASS) randomized trial of abdominal aortic aneurysm screening. BJS 2012; 99: 1649-1656.
Authors: S. G. Thompson, H. A. Ashton, L. Gao, M. J. Buxton, R. A. P. Scott
Aortic rupture and sac expansion after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm. BJS 2012; 99: 1657-1664.
Authors: P. J. E. Holt, A. Karthikesalingam, B. O. Patterson, T. Ghatwary, R. J. Hinchliffe, I. M. Loftus et al.
Effects of hydrogen sulphide in an experimental model of renal ischaemia–reperfusion injury. BJS 2012; 99: 1665-1671.
Authors: J. P. Hunter, S. A. Hosgood, M. Patel, R. Rose, K. Read, M. L. Nicholson et al.
National audit of the use of surgery and radiological embolization after failed endoscopic haemostasis for non‐variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding. BJS 2012; 99: 1672-1680.
Authors: V. Jairath, B. C. Kahan, R. F. A. Logan, S. A. Hearnshaw, C. J. Dore, S. P. L. Travis et al.
Major early complications following open, laparoscopic and robotic gastrectomy. BJS 2012; 99: 1681-1687.
Authors: K. M. Kim, J. Y. An, H. I. Kim, J. H. Cheong, W. J. Hyung, S. H. Noh et al.
Predictive factors for lymph node metastasis in patients with poorly differentiated early gastric cancer. BJS 2012; 99: 1688-1692.
Authors: J. H. Lee, M.‐G. Choi, B.‐H. Min, J. H. Noh, T. S. Sohn, J. M. Bae et al.
Impact of age and co‐morbidity on surgical resection rate and survival in patients with oesophageal and gastric cancer. BJS 2012; 99: 1693-1700.
Authors: L. B. Koppert, V. E. P. P. Lemmens, J. W. W. Coebergh, E. W. Steyerberg, B. P. L. Wijnhoven, H. W. Tilanus et al.
Severity of portal hypertension and prediction of postoperative liver failure after liver resection in patients with Child–Pugh grade A cirrhosis. BJS 2012; 99: 1701-1710.
Authors: X. Chen, J. Zhai, X. Cai, Y. Zhang, L. Wei, L. Shi et al.
Authors: L. Sulpice, M. Rayar, E. Boucher, M. Pracht, B. Meunier, K. Boudjema et al.
Comparative study of anal acoustic reflectometry and anal manometry in the assessment of faecal incontinence. BJS 2012; 99: 1718-1724.
Authors: B. R. Hornung, P. J. Mitchell, G. L. Carlson, N. Klarskov, G. Lose, E. S. Kiff et al.
Vacuum and mesh‐mediated fascial traction for primary closure of the open abdomen in critically ill surgical patients. BJS 2012; 99: 1725-1732.
Authors: S. K. Rasilainen, P. J. Mentula, A. K. Leppäniemi
Experimental study on synthetic and biological mesh implantation in a contaminated environment. BJS 2012; 99: 1734-1741.
Authors: E. B. Deerenberg, I. M. Mulder, N. Grotenhuis, M. Ditzel, J. Jeekel, J. F. Lange et al.
Non‐operative management of acute cholecystitis in the elderly (Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1254–1261). BJS 2012; 99: 1742-1742.
Authors: G. Bass, T. N. Walsh
Authors’ reply: Non‐operative management of acute cholecystitis in the elderly (Br J Surg 2012; 99: 1254–1261). BJS 2012; 99: 1742-1742.
Authors: E. McGillicuddy, K. Schuster