Authors: A. Saratzis, N. E. M. Jaspers, B. Gwilym, O. Thomas, A. Tsui, R. Lefroy et al.
Authors: Y. Y. Broza, S. Khatib, A. Gharra, A. Krilaviciute, H. Amal, I. Polaka et al.
Authors: L. Lundgren, C. Muszynska, A. Ros, G. Persson, O. Gimm, B. Andersson et al.
The Swiss Society of Surgery was founded in 1913 as Swiss Society (hereafter SGC) for surgery.
Meta‐analysis of effect of routine enteral nutrition on postoperative outcomes after pancreatoduodenectomy.
Authors: M. Tanaka, M. Heckler, A. L. Mihaljevic, P. Probst, U. Klaiber, U. Heger et al.
Authors: D. Nepogodiev, O. Omar, A. Bhangu
Meta‐analysis of routine calcium/vitamin D3 supplementation versus serum calcium level‐based strategy to prevent postoperative hypocalcaemia after thyroidectomy.
Authors: A. Sanabria, A. Rojas, J. Arevalo
Randomized clinical trial
Multicentre randomized clinical trial of colonic J pouch or straight stapled colorectal reconstruction after low anterior resection for rectal cancer.
Authors: S. Pucciarelli, P. Del Bianco, U. Pace, F. Bianco, A. Restivo, I. Maretto et al.
Randomized clinical trial
Randomized clinical trial of accelerated enhanced recovery after minimally invasive colorectal cancer surgery (RecoverMI trial).
Authors: B. K. Bednarski, T. P. Nickerson, Y. N. You, C. A. Messick, B. Speer, V. Gottumukkala et al.
Meta‐analysis of the effect of extending the interval after long‐course chemoradiotherapy before surgery in locally advanced rectal cancer.
Authors: É. J. Ryan, D. P. O'Sullivan, M. E. Kelly, A. Z. Syed, P. C. Neary, P. R. O'Connell et al.
Authors: S. Ahlin, C. Cefalù, I. Bondia‐Pons, E. Capristo, L. Marini, A. Gastaldelli et al.
Authors: T. O. Sillo, A. D. Beggs, D. G. Morton, G. Middleton
Organoids from colorectal peritoneal metastases as a platform for improving hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.
Authors: I. Ubink, A. C. F. Bolhaqueiro, S. G. Elias, D. A. E. Raats, A. Constantinides, N. A. Peters et al.
Postoperative complications in relation to overall treatment time in patients with rectal cancer receiving neoadjuvant radiotherapy.
Authors: J. Erlandsson, D. Pettersson, B. Glimelius, T. Holm, A. Martling
Immunogenomic profiles associated with response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in patients with rectal cancer.
Authors: T. Akiyoshi, N. Tanaka, K. Kiyotani, O. Gotoh, N. Yamamoto, K. Oba et al.
Development and validation of a staging system for gastric adenocarcinoma after neoadjuvant chemotherapy and gastrectomy with D2 lymphadenectomy.
Authors: J. X. Lin, C. Yoon, J. Desiderio, B. C. Yi, P. Li, C. H. Zheng et al.
BRAF mutation is not associated with an increased risk of recurrence in patients undergoing resection of colorectal liver metastases.
Authors: J.‐B. Bachet, N. Moreno‐Lopez, L. Vigano, U. Marchese, M. Gelli, L. Raoux et al.
Snapshot quiz 19/1
What is the cause of these liver capsule adhesions found during laparoscopy?View
Editorial podcast for the BJS Special Issue on Global Surgery, January 2019
Aneel Bhangu, one of our BJS Assistant Editors this year, has recorded his thoughts on the new special issue. Listen to him here and follow him on Twitter @aneelbhangu
Caesarean section performed by medical doctors and associate clinicians in Sierra Leone
AJ van Duinen discusses this article, which appears in the BJS Special Issue on Global Surgery. Click on WATCH for links to the article as well as the issue, which is entirely free to access.
Prevalence and predictors of surgical-site infection after caesarean section at a rural district hospital in Rwanda
T Nkurunziza discusses this article, which appears in the BJS Special Issue on Global Surgery. Click on WATCH for links to the article as well as the issue, which is entirely free to access.
Prioritizing research for patients requiring surgery in low- and middle-income countries
A Bhangu, D Nepogodiev and M Maimbo discuss their article, which appears in the BJS Special Issue on Global Surgery. Click on WATCH for links to the article as well as the issue, which is entirely free to access.
Implementation and evaluation of nationwide scale-up of the Surgical Safety Checklist
MC White and NFE Capo-Chichi, authors on this article included in the BJS Special Issue on Global Surgery. discuss the background and findings. Click on WATCH for links to the article as well as the issue, which is entirely free to access.
Prospective observational cohort study on grading the severity of postoperative complications in global surgery research
Mr TEF Abbott, an author on the article "Prospective observational cohort study on grading the severity of postoperative complications in global surgery research", discusses their findings. Click on WATCH for links to the article as well as the issue, which is entirely free to access.
Disseminating technology in global surgery
Three authors of this article contained in the BJS Special Issue on Global Surgery, WS Bolton, I Bundu and J Gnanaraj, discuss their article, on location in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Click on WATCH for links to the article as well as the issue, which is entirely free to access.
Editorial podcast for the January 2019 issue
To kick off the new year, Jonothan Earnshaw, Editor-in-Chief, talks us through the contents of the January issue. He touches on the two leading articles: the first by Professor Derek Alderson who outlines what he sees as the future of surgery; and one from Mr Earnshaw about the new initiatives being introduced from BJS (both articles are free to access). He also reveals his Paper of the Month - do you agree? Follow Mr Earnshaw on Twitter @JJEarnshaw
Editorial podcast for the December 2018 issue
Professor Robert Hinchliffe discusses the December 2018 issue, highlighting articles that cover issues such as patient outcomes, patient safety, and reducing gender bias in surgery. Finally, he reveals his Paper of the Month. Follow Prof. Hinchliffe on Twitter @robhinchliffe1.
Snapshot quiz 18/18
What type of hernia is this, shown on the CT scan (left) and operative illustration (right)?View
Editorial podcast for the November 2018 issue
We are delighted to welcome our Guest Editor this month, the BJS Society Chairman, Professor James Garden, who provides an excellent, in-depth account of the papers published in the November issue. He has high praise for the Leading Article "From retribution to reconciliation after critical events in surgery" (free to read) and announces his Paper of the Month, which, he says, makes you "sit back and think". Follow Professor Garden on Twitter @ProfG_Edinsurg.
Snapshot quiz 18/16
This 49-year-old woman presented with a palpable, painless femoral mass. What is this finding at laparoscopy?View
Snapshot quiz 18/15
What is this lesion that caused ileocaecal intussusception?View
Snapshot quiz 18/14
What syndrome does this 45-year-old patient with jejunojejunal intussusception and mucocutaneous hyperpigmentation have?View