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  1. Schatzker IV tibial plateau fractures usually have a worse prognosis due to their high variability and the accompanied bony and soft tissue injuries. This study aimed to introduce an injury mechanism-based new...

    Authors: Zihao Liu, Yanlong Zhang, Shengjie Wang, Shuai Wang and AQin Peng
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:373
  2. To investigate the prognostic prediction of a new indicator, combined by tumor grade and Ki-67, in patients with resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC).

    Authors: Bo Li, Xiaoyi Yin, Xiuwen Ding, Guoxiao Zhang, Hui Jiang, Cuimin Chen, Shiwei Guo and Gang Jin
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:370
  3. The use of 3D-printed Patient-Specific Instruments (PSI) has been investigated to enhance the postoperative functional results in total hip arthroplasty (THA) and has been recognized as an innovative approach ...

    Authors: Hieu Pham Trung, Nang Vo Sy Quyen, Nam Vu Tu, Dung Tran Trung and Toan Duong Dinh
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:369
  4. Textbook outcomes is a composite quality assurance tool assessing the ideal perioperative and postoperative course as a unified measure. Currently, its definition and application in the context of oesophagecto...

    Authors: Vered Buchholz, Riley Hazard, Dong-Kyu Lee, David S Liu, Wendell Zhang, Sharon Chen, Ahmed Aly, Stephen Barnett, Peter Le and Laurence Weinberg
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:368
  5. Several techniques have been developed to reduce blood loss in liver resection. The half-Pringle and Pringle maneuvers are commonly used for inflow control. This study compared the outcomes of different inflow...

    Authors: Hao-Ping Wang, Teng-Yuan Hou, Wei-Feng Li and Chee-Chien Yong
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:366
  6. There are only a few case reports of laparoscopic lateral duodenojejunostomy (LLDJ) in children with Wilkie’s syndrome, also known as superior mesenteric artery compression syndrome (SMAS). We aimed to describ...

    Authors: Jingfeng Tang, Mengxin Zhang, Ying Zhou, Guoqing Cao, Shuai Li, Xi Zhang and Shaotao Tang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:365
  7. The benefit of routine lymphadenectomy (LD) in improving outcomes for patients with primary intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) undergoing curative hepatectomy remains unclear.

    Authors: Shan Huang, Jiu-Lin Song, Bo Li, Peng-Sheng Yi and Jian Yang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:364
  8. This study aims to assess the effectiveness of neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) in diagnosing cholecystolithiasis with cholecystitis in elderly patients. Additionally, the study s...

    Authors: Zeliang Xia, Yanyu Liu, Siyu Sun, Erbo Shan and Yanhao Liu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:360
  9. Obstructed defecation syndrome represents 50–60% of patients with symptoms of constipation. We aimed to compare the two frequently performed surgical methods, laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy and transperin...

    Authors: Bengi Balci, Sezai Leventoglu, Igbal Osmanov, Beyza Erkan, Yasemin Irkilata and Bulent Mentes
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:359
  10. To estimate the impact of relaxing incisions on maxillofacial growth following Sommerlad-Furlow modified technique in patients with isolated cleft palate.

    Authors: Sadam Ahmed Elayah, Min Wu, Essam Ahmed Al-Moraissi, Jiayi Yin, Karim Ahmed Sakran, Waseem Saleh Al-Gumaei, Hamza Younis, Ibtehal Almagrami, Nadia E. Alqadasy, Yang Li and Bing Shi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:358
  11. Abdominal trauma is one of the common reasons for emergency visits yet there is paucity of data about the subject in the horn of Africa. This study was aimed at determining the determinants of adverse manageme...

    Authors: Demoz Abraha, Essay Gebreyes, Eskinder Wolka, Getahun Dender, Abebe Sorsa and Joshua Muhumuza
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:357
  12. The large amount of intraoperative bleeding and the high incidence of postoperative hematuria are still common factors affecting the prostate surgery treatment effect. Our research aimed to observe the effect ...

    Authors: Zhou Fayou, Zheng Jiude, Zhang Shuxian, Shen Yajun, Xu Wei, Yu Jia, Su Fan, Xiong Yueling, Han Renrui and Tang Xiaolei
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:356
  13. In the context of esophageal cancers, lymph nodes located along the left recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) exhibit significant involvement, posing significant challenges for lymphadenectomy. The objective of thi...

    Authors: Guo Dongming, Jiang Yuequan, Zhang Qi, Xing Huajie and Wang Zhiqiang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:355
  14. This study aimed to compare whether Calcium phosphate cement (CPC) promotes the stability of osteoporotic lumbar pedicle screw by enhancer-injecters with different number of holes.

    Authors: Suochao Fu, Yu Zhang, Renkai Wang, Xiaobao Zou, Fuzhi Ai, Jianhua Wang, Xiangyang Ma, Hong Xia and Wei Lei
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:354
  15. This study aimed to compare the postoperative quality of life (PQOL) between non–small–cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients who underwent video–assisted thoracoscopic sublobar resection (subsegment, segment, or w...

    Authors: Shuai Jiang, Bao Wang, Mengzhe Zhang, Zuo Liu, Zengtuan Xiao, Jialin Gong, Xiaofei Wang, Zhenning Zhang and Zhenfa Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:353
  16. The aim of this study was to investigate the clinical efficacy of small plate assisted anatomical plate and traditional double plate in the treatment of Rüedi and Allgöwer II - III pilon fracture.

    Authors: Wenbin Ding, Jianing Xu, Ya Zhu, Shensheng Nian, Yifeng Lu, Miaomiao Zheng, Xiang Zhu, Zimin Wang, Fang Ji and Hao Tang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:352
  17. Orbital wall fractures can result in changes to the bony orbital volume and soft tissue. Restoring the bony orbital and intraconal fat volumes is crucial to prevent posttraumatic enophthalmos and hypoglobus. W...

    Authors: Hyung Min Hahn, Yeon Kyo Jung, Il Jae Lee and Hyoseob Lim
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:351
  18. The INFIX technique is becoming one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures for anterior pelvic ring instability injuries. The purpose of this article is to compare the clinical outcomes of modified...

    Authors: Peishuai Zhao, Renjie Li, Leyu Liu, Xiaopan Wang, Xiaotian Chen, Jianzhong Guan and Min Wu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:350
  19. Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy(LPD) has become the goal of lots of minimally invasive surgical centers in recent years. Postoperative pancreatic fistula(POPF) is still the barrier to attaining the above ...

    Authors: Guo-Hua Liu, Xiao-Yu Tan, Jia-Xing Li, Guo-Hui Zhong, Jing-Wei Zhai and Ming-Yi Li
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:349
  20. Climate change has far-reaching repercussions for surgical healthcare in low- and middle-income countries. Natural disasters cause injuries and infrastructural damage, while air pollution and global warming ma...

    Authors: Russell Seth Martins, Kostantinos Poulikidis, Syed Shahzad Razi, M. Jawad Latif, Kyle Tafuri and Faiz Y. Bhora
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:348
  21. The recently developed Hybrid Hernia Repair technique (HHR), an adaptation of the laparoscopic method, has been proposed as a potential alternative for the treatment of complex Incisional Ventral Hernias (IVH)...

    Authors: Quan Wu, Weijie Ma, Qianqian Wang, Yaqi Liu and Yaokai Xu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:346
  22. Pseudoaneurysm (PA) rupture after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) is a life-threatening complication. Most PA cases originate from postoperative pancreatic fistulas (POPFs). Although several risk factors for POPF...

    Authors: Yoshifumi Morita, Takanori Sakaguchi, Akio Matsumoto, Shinya Ida, Ryuta Muraki, Ryo Kitajima, Satoru Furuhashi, Makoto Takeda, Hirotoshi Kikuchi, Yoshihiro Hiramatsu and Hiroya Takeuchi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:344
  23. The usefulness of static monitoring using central venous pressure has been reported for anesthetic management in hepatectomy. It is unclear whether intra-hepatectomy dynamic monitoring can predict the postoper...

    Authors: Shinya Ida, Yoshifumi Morita, Akio Matsumoto, Ryuta Muraki, Ryo Kitajima, Satoru Furuhashi, Makoto Takeda, Hirotoshi Kikuchi, Yoshihiro Hiramatsu and Hiroya Takeuchi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:343
  24. Appendicitis is the most common abdominal surgical emergency and up to our knowledge no previous studies have been conducted in Saudi Arabia particularly at Qassim region and this study aimed to determine a to...

    Authors: Mohammed S. Alfehaid, Ayman M. Babiker, Abdullah Hamad Alkharraz, Hamad yousef Alsaeed, Ali Abdullah Alzunaydi, Adi Abdulaziz Aldubaiyan, Hanan Abdalla Sinyan, Bshayr K. Alkhalaf, Rakan Alshuwaykan, Rehana Khalil and Osama Al-Wutayd
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:342
  25. Video-assisted laparoscopic Heller myotomy (LHM) has become the standard treatment option for achalasia. While robotic surgery offering some specific advantages such as better three-dimensional (3D) stereoscop...

    Authors: Xun Jiang, Chunlin Ye, Lei Jiang, Guangxia Wei, Shaohua Dai, Yong Xi, Zhiguo Chen, Bentong Yu and Jian Tang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:341
  26. Blumgart pancreaticojejunostomy (PJ) was shown to be an effective method for pancreaticojejunostomy in open pancreaticoduodenectomy. But the original Blumgart method is involved in complicated and interrupted ...

    Authors: Chuan-zhao Zhang, Zhong-Yan Zhang, Shan-zhou Huang and Bao-hua Hou
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:339
  27. Robot-assisted and endoscopic thyroidectomy are superior to conventional open thyroidectomy in improving cosmetic outcomes and postoperative quality of life. The procedure of these thyroidectomies was similar ...

    Authors: Xiaokang Fu, Yunhan Ma, Yiqi Hou, Yuan Liu and Luming Zheng
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:338
  28. With the development of minimally invasive technology, the trauma caused by surgery get smaller, At the same time, the specimen extraction surgery through the natural orifice is more favored by experts domesti...

    Authors: Shan-ping Ye, Wei-jie Lu, Dong-ning Liu, Hong-xin Yu, Can Wu, Hao-cheng Xu and Tai-yuan Li
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:336
  29. Antiemetic and analgesic oral premedications are frequently prescribed preoperatively to enhance recovery after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. However, it is unknown whether these medications transit beyond ...

    Authors: Laurence Weinberg, Nick Scurrah, Tom Neal-Williams, Wendell Zhang, Sharon Chen, Hugh Slifirski, David S. Liu, Angelica Armellini, Ahmad Aly, Anthony Clough and Dong-Kyu Lee
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:335
  30. Spinal-pelvic sagittal balance is important for maintaining energy-efficient posture in normal and diseased states.Few reports to date have evaluated the effect of spinal-pelvic sagittal balance on clinical ou...

    Authors: Li-xian Tan, Xiao-kang Du, Run-min Tang, Li-min Rong and Liang-ming Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:334
  31. Preoperative management of Hirschsprung’s disease (HD) is currently being conducted with the goal of performing single-stage radical surgery without ileostomy.

    Authors: Yoichi Nakagawa, Hiroo Uchida, Akinari Hinoki, Takahisa Tainaka, Chiyoe Shirota, Wataru Sumida, Satoshi Makita, Kazuki Yokota, Hizuru Amano, Akihiro Yasui, Takuya Maeda, Daiki Kato and Yousuke Gohda
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:333
  32. The most common postoperative complication in malignant rectal surgery is anastomotic leakage (AL). AL after anterior or low anterior resection in rectal tumors is a fatal postoperative complication. Recently,...

    Authors: Nobuhisa Matsuhashi, Jesse Yu Tajima, Ryoma Yokoi, Shigeru Kiyama, Masahide Endo, Yuta Sato, Masashi Kuno, Hirokatsu Hayashi, Ryuichi Asai, Masahiro Fukada, Itaru Yasufuku, Yoshihiro Tanaka, Naoki Okumura, Katsutoshi Murase, Takuma Ishihara and Takao Takahashi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:332

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  33. Microvascular decompression (MVD) is already the preferred surgical treatment for medically refractory neurovascular compression syndromes (NVC) such as hemifacial spasm (HFS), trigeminal neuralgia (TN), and g...

    Authors: Weicheng Peng, Rui Zhao, Feng Guan, Xin Liang, Bei Jing, Guangtong Zhu, Beibei Mao and Zhiqiang Hu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:331
  34. Both video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) thymectomy and robot-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (RATS) thymectomy have been suggested as technically sound approaches for early-stage thymic epithelial tumo...

    Authors: Long-fei Zhu, Ling-min Zhang, Chun-jian Zuo, Tian-yu Sun and Bin Jiang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:330
  35. Previous anatomical studies of the urogenital fascia (UGF) have focused on males, and there is a lack of relevant anatomical studies on the distribution of the extraperitoneal UGF in females.

    Authors: Zheqi Zhou, Bin Li, Jinsong Zhou, Yanbing Ma, Yang Zhao, Cong Tong, Hui Wang, Dian Jin, Yujie Li and Likun Yan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:329
  36. Elliptical excision is the most commonly used method for small benign tumour excision and primary closure. However, elliptical excision remains the topic of debate. The aim of this study was to explore the rel...

    Authors: Rifeng Zou, Feng Lin, Chunyu Hao, Dapeng Zhou, Jiulong Liang and Hongyi Wang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:328
  37. Expansive intracranial hematomas (EIH) following traumatic brain injury (TBI) continue to be a public health problem in Uganda. Data is limited regarding the neurosurgical outcomes of TBI patients. This study ...

    Authors: Larrey Kasereka Kamabu, Godfrey S. Bbosa, Hervé Monka Lekuya, Eugene J. Cho, Victor Meza Kyaruzi, Arsene Daniel Nyalundja, Daniel Deng, Juliet Nalwanga Sekabunga, Louange Maha Kataka, Doomwin Oscar Deogratius Obiga, Joel Kiryabwire, Martin N. Kaddumukasa, Mark Kaddumukasa, Anthony T. Fuller and Moses Galukande
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:326
  38. Laparoscopic repeat hepatectomy (LRH) has increased, but appropriate indications for LRH are unclear. This study aimed to clarify appropriate indications for LRH.

    Authors: Takashi Masuda, Yuichi Endo, Shota Amano, Masahiro Kawamura, Atsuro Fujinaga, Takahide Kawasaki, Yoko Kawano, Teijiro Hirashita, Masayuki Ohta and Masafumi Inomata
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:322

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