Section for Surgical Research


2020 - Journal Articles

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(2020): Quality of life in uncomplicated recurrent diverticulitis: surgical vs. conservative treatment SCI REP-UK. 2020; 10(1):
(2020): Prophylactic salpingectomy for prevention of ovarian cancer at the time of elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Br J Surg. 2020; 107(5):519-524
(2020): A New Synthetic Conduit for the Treatment of Peripheral Nerve Injuries WORLD J SURG. 2020;
(2020): Enhancing safety of laparoscopic surgery in COVID-19 era: clinical experience with low-cost filtration devices EUR J TRAUMA EMERG S. 2020;
(2020): Minimally Invasive Surgery is the Key to Patient and Operating room team Safety During theCOVID19Pandemic as well as in the &quotnew normal&quot or chronic Pandemic State to come BRIT J SURG. 2020;
(2020): Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in the Cirrhotic: Review of Literature on Indications and Technique CHIRURGIA-BUCHAREST. 2020; 115(2): 208-212.
(2020): The risk of COVID-19 transmission by laparoscopic smoke may be lower than for laparotomy: a narrative review SURG ENDOSC. 2020; 34(8): 3298-3305.
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(2019): Complete mesocolic excision for colonic cancer. Minerva Chir. 2019; 74(2): 148-159.
(2019): Splenic Flexure Mobilization in Sigmoid and Rectal Resections: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies. Surg Technol Int. 2019; 34:169-182
(2019): Laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy with preservation of the splenic vessels ANN LAPAROSC ENDOSC. 2019; 4: UNSP 98
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(2018): Pancreatic surgery. Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018; 3(2):56-56
(2018): Would women accept opportunistic (prophylactic) salpingectomy at the time of nongynecologic surgery to prevent development of ovarian cancer? Surgery. 2018; 164(5):931-934
(2018): Laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy: better than open? Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018; 3: 49-49.
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Sartelli, M; Labricciosa, FM; Barbadoro, P; Pagani, L; Ansaloni, L; Brink, AJ; Carlet, J; Khanna, A; Chichom-Mefire, A; Coccolini, F; Di Saverio, S; May, AK; Viale, P; Watkins, RR; Scudeller, L; Abbo, LM; Abu-Zidan, FM; Adesunkanmi, AK; Al-Dahir, S; Al-Hasan, MN; Alis, H; Alves, C; Araujo da Silva, AR; Augustin, G; Bala, M; Barie, PS; Beltrán, MA; Bhangu, A; Bouchra, B; Brecher, SM; Caínzos, MA; Camacho-Ortiz, A; Catani, M; Chandy, SJ; Jusoh, AC; Cherry-Bukowiec, JR; Chiara, O; Colak, E; Cornely, OA; Cui, Y; Demetrashvili, Z; De Simone, B; De Waele, JJ; Dhingra, S; Di Marzo, F; Dogjani, A; Dorj, G; Dortet, L; Duane, TM; Elmangory, MM; Enani, MA; Ferrada, P; Esteban Foianini, J; Gachabayov, M; Gandhi, C; Ghnnam, WM; Giamarellou, H; Gkiokas, G; Gomi, H; Goranovic, T; Griffiths, EA; Guerra Gronerth, RI; Haidamus Monteiro, JC; Hardcastle, TC; Hecker, A; Hodonou, AM; Ioannidis, O; Isik, A; Iskandar, KA; Kafil, HS; Kanj, SS; Kaplan, LJ; Kapoor, G; Karamarkovic, AR; Kenig, J; Kerschaever, I; Khamis, F; Khokha, V; Kiguba, R; Kim, HB; Ko, WC; Koike, K; Kozlovska, I; Kumar, A; Lagunes, L; Latifi, R; Lee, JG; Lee, YR; Leppäniemi, A; Li, Y; Liang, SY; Lowman, W; Machain, GM; Maegele, M; Major, P; Malama, S; Manzano-Nunez, R; Marinis, A; Martinez Casas, I; Marwah, S; Maseda, E; McFarlane, ME; Memish, Z; Mertz, D; Mesina, C; Mishra, SK; Moore, EE; Munyika, A; Mylonakis, E; Napolitano, L; Negoi, I; Nestorovic, MD; Nicolau, DP; Omari, AH; Ordonez, CA; Paiva, JA; Pant, ND; Parreira, JG; Pędziwiatr, M; Pereira, BM; Ponce-de-Leon, A; Poulakou, G; Preller, J; Pulcini, C; Pupelis, G; Quiodettis, M; Rawson, TM; Reis, T; Rems, M; Rizoli, S; Roberts, J; Pereira, NR; Rodríguez-Baño, J; Sakakushev, B; Sanders, J; Santos, N; Sato, N; Sawyer, RG; Scarpelini, S; Scoccia, L; Shafiq, N; Shelat, V; Sifri, CD; Siribumrungwong, B; Søreide, K; Soto, R; de Souza, HP; Talving, P; Trung, NT; Tessier, JM; Tumbarello, M; Ulrych, J; Uranues, S; Van Goor, H; Vereczkei, A; Wagenlehner, F; Xiao, Y; Yuan, KC; Wechsler-Fördös, A; Zahar, JR; Zakrison, TL; Zuckerbraun, B; Zuidema, WP; Catena, F
(2017): The &lti>Global Alliance for Infections in Surgery:&lt/i> defining a model for antimicrobial stewardship-results from an international cross-sectional survey. World J Emerg Surg. 2017; 12(10):34-34
(2017): A Global Declaration on Appropriate Use of Antimicrobial Agents across the Surgical Pathway. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2017; 18(8):846-853
(2017): Laparoscopy in Blunt Abdominal Trauma: for Whom? When?and Why? Curr Trauma Rep. 2017; 3(1):43-50
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(2016): Laparoscopy in Abdominal Trauma CURR TRAUMA REP. 2016; 2(4): 238-246.
(2016): Safe and easy access technique for the first trocar in laparoscopic surgery. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016; 401(6):909-912
(2016): Laparoscopic pancreatic resection-a review. Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016; 1(4):36-36

2016 - Conference papers, proceedings, abstracts

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(2016): Impact of Early Surgery on Prognosis in Advanced Gastro-Entero-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (GEP-NET) NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY. 2016; 103: 98-98.-13th Annual ENETS Conference for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumor Disease; MAR 09-11, 2016; Barcelona, SPAIN.

2015 - Journal Articles

(2015): Are There Specific Indications for Laparoscopic Appendectomy? A Review and Critical Appraisal of the Literature. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2015; 25(11):897-902
(2015): Nutritional controversies in critical care: revisiting enteral glutamine during critical illness and injury. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2015; 21(6):527-530
(2015): Laparoscopy in penetrating abdominal trauma. World J Surg. 2015; 39(6):1381-1388
(2014): Global disease burden of conditions requiring emergency surgery. Br J Surg. 2014; 101(1):e9-22
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(2013): Feed the gut, feed early and with the right stuff, but do not forget total parenteral nutrition. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2013; 39(3):201-202
(2013): New Synthetic Prosthesis for Peripheral Nerve Injuries: An Experimental Pilot Study. Surg Innov. 2013; 20(2):171-175
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(2012): Laparoscopic approach to acute abdomen from the Consensus Development Conference of the Societa Italiana di Chirurgia Endoscopica e nuove tecnologie (SICE), Associazione Chirurghi Ospedalieri Italiani (ACOI), Societa Italiana di Chirurgia (SIC), Societa Italiana di Chirurgia d'Urgenza e del Trauma (SICUT), SocietA Italiana di Chirurgia nell'Ospedalita Privata (SICOP), and the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES). Surg Endosc. 2012; 26(8):2134-2164
(2012): Laparoscopic treatment of acute small bowel obstruction(*) EUR SURG. 2012; 44(1): 19-22.
(2012): Hypersensitivity to alkylation treatment of primary fibroblasts from patients with therapy-related myeloid neoplasms. Leuk Res. 2012; 36(7):e137-e139
(2012): J.O. Larkin, P.A. Carroll, P.H. McCormick, B.J. Mehigan: Control of splenic bleeding during splenic flexure mobilisation by devascularisation of the inferior pole of the spleen. Tech Coloproctol. 2012; 16(6):473; author reply 475-473; author reply 475
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(2011): Biology-based nutritional support of critically ill and injured patients. ACTA CHIR AUST. 2011; 43(1): 7-12.
(2011): No Rectopexy Versus Rectopexy Following Rectal Mobilization for Full-Thickness Rectal Prolapse: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Dis Colon Rectum. 2011; 54(1): 29-34.
(2011): The surgical anatomy and etiology of gastrointestinal fistulas. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2011; 37(3):209-213
(2011): Technique and outcome of 2 mm needlescopic cholecystectomy(*) EUR SURG. 2011; 43(6): 374-377.
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(2010): Training innovations in gastroenterology and educational resources: a new vision of gastrointestinal education across Europe. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010; 22(12): 1393-1396.
(2010): Laparoscopy in Abdominal Trauma EUR J TRAUMA EMERG SURG. 2010; 36(1): 19-24.

2010 - Conference papers, proceedings, abstracts

Abstracts (Journal)
(2010): Laparoscopic resection of gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach. J GASTROENTEROL HEPATOL. 2010; 25: A166-A166.-Gastroenterology in Asia; SEP 19-22, 2010; Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.

2009 - Journal Articles

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(2009): Scientific and logistical challenges in designing the CONTROL trial: recombinant factor VIIa in severe trauma patients with refractory bleeding. Clin Trials. 2009; 6(5): 467-479.
(2009): Surgical management of rectal prolapse: in the era of laparoscopic surgery (Review). ACTA CHIR AUST. 2009; 41(5): 203-208.
(2009): Laparoscopic partial splenic resection in hydatid disease. European Surgery (ACA). 2009; 41(2): 90-93.
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(2008): Do hybrid simulator-generated metrics correlate with content-valid outcome measures? Surg Endosc. 2008; 22(10): 2178-2183.
(2008): Focus on Solid Organ Injury. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2008; 34(4):325-326
(2008): Injuries to the Spleen. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2008; 34(4):355-355
(2008): Acute care surgery: the European model. World J Surg. 2008; 32(8): 1605-1612.
(2008): Adverse Events, Quality of Life, and Recurrence Rates after Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis and Recurrent Incisional Hernia Mesh Repair in Patients with Previous Failed Repairs J AMER COLL SURGEONS. 2008; 207(5): 663-669.
(2008): Chaotic nature of sepsis and multiple organ failure cannot be explained by linear statistical methods. Crit Care. 2008; 12(2): 417-417.
(2008): Leo Kronberger - Obituary EUR SURG. 2008; 40(3): 137-137.
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(2007): Preliminary results of a prospective study of nonoperative treatment of splenic injuries caused by blunt abdominal trauma. European Surgery (ACA). 2007; 39(1): 33-38.
(2007): Laparoscopic partial splenectomy. Surg Endosc. 2007; 21(1): 57-60.
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(2006): Laparoscopic resection of the pancreatic tail with splenic preservation. Am J Surg. 2006; 192(2):257-261
(2005): Laparoscopic surgery of the spleen. SURG CLIN N AMER. 2005; 85(1): 75-90.
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(2004): Histological investigation of the micromorphological effects of the application of a laser needle--results of an animal experiment BIOMED TECH. 2004; 49(1-2): 2-5.
(2004): From blackboard to whiteboard: the old style of classroom education is dead. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2004; 104: 147-150.
(2004): Laparoscopic operations on the spleen CHIR GASTROENTEROL. 2004; 20: 35-41.
(2004): Virtual reality in laparoscopic surgery. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2004; 104: 151-155.
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(2003): Partial splenectomy in cystic fibrosis patients with hypersplenism. Arch Dis Child. 2003; 88(2):143-146
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(2001): Nonoperative treatment of blunt splenic injury. World J Surg. 2001; 25(11):1405-1407
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(2000): The importance of intraoperative cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. JSLS. 2000; 4(2): 103-107.
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(1999): Long-term decrease of CD4+CD45RA+ T cells and impaired primary immune response after post-traumatic splenectomy. BRIT J HAEMATOL 1999 107: 55-68.
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(1998): Laparoscopic cholecystectomy using 2-mm instruments. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 1998; 8(5):255-259
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(1997): Limitation of Intestinal Reperfusion Injury in the Rat by Vitamin Treatment MED SCI RES 1997 25: 315-318.
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(1996): Inverse Correlation of Malondialdehyde (MDA) and Anti-Cu2+ Oxidized Low-Density-Lipoprotein (LDL) Immunoglobulin-G (IgG) Antibodies in Transplantation Patients MED SCI RES 1996 24: 851-854.
(1996): Is sphincter-plasty for treatment of fecal incontinence in patients older than 60 justified? Langenbecks Arch Chir Suppl Kongressbd. 1996; 113(2):474-476
(1996): Hemostatic methods for the management of spleen and liver injuries. World J Surg. 1996; 20(8):1107-1111

1996 - Conference papers, proceedings, abstracts

(1996): Sphincteroplasty for fecal incontinence justified in patients over 60 years of age LANGENBECKS ARCH CHIR. 1996; 474-476.-113th Congress of the Deutsche-Gesellschaft-fur-Chirurgie on Status, Change and Progress of Surgery - Possibilities and Limitations under Changing Economic Conditions; APR 09-13, 1996; BERLIN, GERMANY.