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  1. Currently, postoperative wound infection and poor healing of total knee arthroplasty have been perplexing both doctors and patients. We hereby innovatively invented a new dressing system to reduce the incidenc...

    Authors: Pengfei Lei, Fawei Gao, Jun Qi, Zhigang Li, Da Zhong and Shilong Su
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:112
  2. Patent processus vaginalis (PPV) is usually observed in pediatric abdominal surgery; however, robotic single-port surgery in repairing processus vaginalis has not been reported in children. Herein, we present ...

    Authors: Geng Li, Heyun Gao, Shanzhen Yu, Yunkai Guo, Tao Hu, Yifan Liu, Guowei Du, Guangbin Huang and Wen Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:109
  3. Postoperative hypoparathyroidism caused by parathyroid injury is a problem faced by thyroid surgeons. The current technologies for parathyroid imaging all have some defects.

    Authors: Hanjie Guo, Yuxing Zhang, Saiyu Ren, Xiaodong Yang, Lei Tian, Yun Huang, Chaojun Zhang and Xiliang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:108
  4. In pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), invasion of connective tissues surrounding major arteries is a crucial prognostic factor after radical resection. However, why the connective tissues invasion is ass...

    Authors: Hirofumi Akita, Kei Asukai, Yosuke Mukai, Shinichiro Hasegawa, Takeshi Omori, Hiroshi Miyata, Masayuki Ohue, Masato Sakon, Hiroshi Wada and Hidenori Takahashi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:107
  5. Pericardial defect that occurs after intrapericardial pneumonectomy can cause many fatal complications, and closing the defect with mesh is a widely used surgical method to prevent these complications.

    Authors: Göktürk Fındık, Mehmet Çetin, Hakan Nomenoğlu, İlteriş Türk, Serdar Acemoğlu, Necati Solak and Mehmet Ali Can
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:106
  6. Most 3D-printed guiding templates require dissection of soft tissues to match the corresponding surfaces of the guiding templates. This study sought to explore the accuracy and acceptability of the novel 3D pr...

    Authors: Xingguang Tao, Fei Lyu, Kapil Sugand, Kaihua Zhou and Huixiang Wang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:105
  7. To compare the outcomes of hypospadias repair using tubularized incised plate (TIP) urethroplasty and modified TIP with lateral skin to widen the urethral plate (WTIP).

    Authors: Yingrui Xu, Yan He, Hongwei Wang, Xuemin Wu, Zhaoquan Liu, Guoqiang Du, Xiangyu Wu, Rongde Wu, Yanze Wang and Wei Liu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:104
  8. There is no effective consensus on the choice of internal fixation method for the Masquelet technique in the treatment of large segmental bone defects of the distal tibia. Thus, the study aimed to investigate ...

    Authors: Zhaohui Wang, Chengyou Zou, Xiaohuan Zhan, Xianhui Li, Guocai Ghen and Junqing Gao
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:103
  9. Radical resection is the most effective treatment for perihilar tumors. Biliary tract reconstruction after resection is one of the key steps in this surgery. Mucosa-to-mucosa cholangiojejunostomy is traditiona...

    Authors: Yi Kuang, Ran Ji, Tao Yuan and Menggang Liu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:102
  10. High tumor recurrence and dismal survival rates after curative intended resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) are still concerning. The primary goal was to assess predictive factors associated with dise...

    Authors: Sascha Vaghiri, Dimitrios Prassas, Onur Mustafov, Sinan Kalmuk, Wolfram Trudo Knoefel, Nadja Lehwald-Tywuschik, Andrea Alexander and Levent Dizdar
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:101
  11. Malnutrition is not uncommon among the elderly undergoing pancreatoduodenectomy (PD) and is related to increased complications. Previous studies have shown that the Geriatric Nutritional Risk Index (GNRI) pred...

    Authors: Teng-Yuan Hou, Yu-Hung Lin, Yueh-Wei Liu, Yu-Yin Liu, Wei-Feng Li, Ming-Chun Kuo, Szu-Wei Huang, Cheng-Hsi Yeh, Yu-Cheng Lin and Shih-Min Yin
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:100
  12. Percutaneous transhepatic one-step biliary fistulation (PTOBF) is used to treat choledocholithiasis and biliary stricture. This study aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of ultrasound-guided PTOBF combin...

    Authors: Wu Pan, Yuhang Lu, JunJie Li, Jia Zhang and Shenglin Chen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:99
  13. Although laparoscopic surgery has made remarkable progress and become the standard approach for various surgical procedures worldwide over the past 30 years, its establishment in low-resource settings, particu...

    Authors: Surafel Mulatu Djote, Daniel Ahmed Muhie and Getachew Desta Alemayehu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:98
  14. To report the diagnostic and therapeutic approach for the management of abdominal masses in the General Surgery department of the Niamey General Reference Hospital (HGR).

    Authors: Saïdou Adama, Mohamed Lamine Abani Aichatou Balaraba, Zabeirou Oudou Aliou, Bako Inoussa Daouda, Ide Kadi, Younssa Hama, James Didier Lassey and Sani Rachid
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:97
  15. The anastomosis of donor and recipient hepatic arteries is standard in liver transplantations. For transplant recipients with unusable hepatic arteries, appropriate artery selection should be conducted using e...

    Authors: Warsinggih, Citra Aryanti, Julianus Aboyaman Uwuratuw, Erwin Syarifuddin, Ronald Erasio Lusikooy and Muhammad Faruk
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:96
  16. Surgical services are an essential part of a functional healthcare system, but the Lancet Commission of Global Surgery (LCoGS) indicators of surgical capacity such as perioperative workforce and surgical volum...

    Authors: Luc Kalisya Malemo, Ava Yap, Boniface Mitume, Christian Salmon, Kambale Karafuli, Dan Poenaru and Rosebella Onyango
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:95
  17. Back ground: Determining the optimal timing of postoperative oral feeding in trauma patients who have undergone abdominal surgery with small bowel and/or mesenteric injuries is challenging. The aim of this stu...

    Authors: Naa Lee, Euisung Jeong, Yunchul Park, Younggoun Jo, Jungchul Kim and Hyunseok Jang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:94
  18. Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) appears to be a promising technique for the removal of sessile serrated polyps (SSPs) ≥ 10 mm. To assess the effectiveness and safety of EMR for removing SSPs ≥ 10 mm, we con...

    Authors: Cong Ding, Jian-feng Yang, Xia Wang, Yi-feng Zhou, Hayat Khizar, Zheng Jin and Xiao-feng Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:93
  19. To investigate the role of C-reactive protein (CRP), procalcitonin (PCT), and interleukin-6 (IL-6) as early predictors of infectious complications after laparoscopic gastric cancer surgery.

    Authors: Yongzhou Huang, Lei Yang, Wenchang Yang, Pei Zhou, Qi Jiang, Weizhen Liu, Yuping Yin, Xiangyu Zeng, Peng Zhang and Kaixiong Tao
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:92
  20. Giant congenital melanocytic nevi (GCMN) are usually defined as nevi that exceed 20 cm in maximal diameter or 15% of the total body surface area. There have been reports of life-long malignant change risks ari...

    Authors: Ji-Young Kim, Se Yeon Lee, Yoonjin Kwak and Byung Jun Kim
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:90
  21. Inflammation is a part of tumours, and inflammatory cells can affect the proliferation, invasion, and development of tumour cells. An increasing number of peripheral blood inflammatory markers have been found ...

    Authors: Yuanyi Ding, Zining Liu, Jing Li, Wenbo Niu, Chenhui Li and Bin Yu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:89
  22. The aim of this study was to present our initial experience and prove the feasibility of total intracorporeal laparoscopic ileal ureter replacement (TILIUR) in a single position for ureteral stricture based on...

    Authors: Guohao Wu, Haomin Li, Feng Luo, Handa Zheng, Yuanzhi Yuegao, Lishan Xie, Huilan Luo, Zhihui Chen, Dongming Ye and Caiyong Lai
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:88
  23. The laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the treatment of choice for patients with benign biliary disease. It is necessary to evaluate survival after laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients over 80 years old to de...

    Authors: Camilo Ramírez-Giraldo, Luis Carlos Venegas-Sanabria, Susana Rojas-López and Violeta Avendaño-Morales
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:87
  24. To compare neuronavigation-assisted intracerebral hematoma puncture and drainage with neuroendoscopic hematoma removal for treatment of hypertensive cerebral hemorrhage.

    Authors: Lei Jiang, Jinjie Tian, Chao Guo, Yi Zhang, Ming Qian, Xuejian Wang, Zhifeng Wang and Yang Chen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:86
  25. The efficacy of palliative primary tumor resection (PTR) in improving prognosis for patients with unresectable metastatic colorectal neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) has not been fully explored.

    Authors: Guozhi Yu, Shen Liu, Zhijie Wang, Qian Liu, Hongchang Ren and Wenhui Hu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:85
  26. Conversional surgery is common after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) because of suboptimal weight loss (SWL) or poor responders and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB)...

    Authors: Mohamed Hany, Bart Torensma, Ahmed Zidan, Mohamed Ibrahim, Anwar Ashraf Abouelnasr, Ann Samy Shafiq Agayby and Iman El Sayed
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:84
  27. The purpose of this study was to compare the long-term outcomes of laparoscopic hepatectomy (LH) and percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (PRFA) for the treatment of small hepatocellular carcinoma.

    Authors: Fei Liu, Ling Tan, Lan Luo and Jun-jiang Pan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:83
  28. From year to year, the proportion of people living with overweight and obesity in China rises, along with the prevalence of diseases linked to obesity. Although bariatric surgery is gaining popularity, there a...

    Authors: Xiangxin Kong, Yuan Zhang, Ruoer Li, Lei Yang, Yin Xian, Ming He, Ke Song, Aimei Jia, Qin Sun and Yixing Ren
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:82
  29. Totally preperitoneal hernioplasty (TPP) is a concept which was introduced for distinguishing with totally extraperitoneal (TEP). There is few evidence reflecting the single incision laparoscopic totally prepe...

    Authors: Qing Huang, Xiaojun Wang, Xionghua Xiang, Changlei Qi, Ting Fei and Encheng Zhou
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:81
  30. Gasless robot-assisted transaxillary hemithyroidectomy (RATH) is regarded as an alternative surgical option for thyroid operations. However, the associated steep learning curve is a clinical concern. This stud...

    Authors: Pengfei Xu, Qi Fang, Junhao Mai, Zheng Zhao, Fei Cao, Di Wu and Xuekui Liu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:78
  31. Subtotal esophagectomy for esophageal cancer (EC) is associated with high morbidity rates. Tight glycemic control using an artificial pancreas (AP) is one of the promising strategies to reduce postoperative in...

    Authors: Ryoko Miyauchi, Yuichiro Miki, Hiroaki Kasashima, Tatsunari Fukuoka, Mami Yoshii, Tatsuro Tamura, Masatsune Shibutani, Takahiro Toyokawa, Shigeru Lee and Kiyoshi Maeda
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:77
  32. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) remains one of the most lethal cancers worldwide, with an overall 5-year survival rate of only 5%. The effect of perioperative treatment factors including duration of su...

    Authors: Laura Marr Spore, Emilie Even Dencker, Eske Aasvang Kvanner, Carsten Palnaes Hansen, Stefan Kobbelgaard Burgdorf, Paul Suno Krohn, Sophie Louise Gisela Kollbeck, Jan Henrik Storkholm and Martin Sillesen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:76
  33. The lateral intercostal artery perforator (LICAP) flap aims at replacing the excised breast lump with axillary tissue rich blood supply. The purpose of this study is to report the initial results of a modifica...

    Authors: Islam M. Korayem, Rabie Ramadan and Haytham Fayed
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:75
  34. Nowadays, both lateral mass screw (LMS) and pedicle screw were effective instrumentation for posterior stabilization of cervical spine. This study aims to evaluate the feasibility of a new free-hand technique ...

    Authors: Jun Jiang, Chen-yu Song, Zheng-zheng Wu, Zuo-zhi Xie, Bo Shi, Tao Xu, Han Wang, Yong Qiu, Bin Wang, Ze-zhang Zhu and Yang Yu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:74
  35. Emergency laparotomy is a commonly performed surgical procedure that has higher post-operative morbidity and mortality than elective surgery. Previous research has identified that patients valued postoperative...

    Authors: Esha Khanderia, Ravi Aggarwal, George Bouras and Vanash Patel
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:73
  36. Robotic-assisted complete mesocolic excision is an advanced procedure mainly because of the great variability in anatomy. Phantoms can be used for simulation-based training and assessment of competency when le...

    Authors: Peter Hertz, Claus Anders Bertelsen, Kim Houlind, Lars Bundgaard, Lars Konge, Flemming Bjerrum and Morten Bo Søndergaard Svendsen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:72
  37. The most common intestinal operation in Crohn’s disease (CD) is an ileocolic resection. Despite optimal surgical and medical management, recurrent disease after surgery is common. Different types of anastomose...

    Authors: Anouck E. G. Haanappel, Vittoria Bellato, Christianne J. Buskens, Alessandro Armuzzi, Jarmila D. W. van der Bilt, Nanne K. H. de Boer, Silvio Danese, Eline M. L. van der Does de Willebois, Marjolijn Duijvestein, Daniëlle van der Horst, Gianluca Pellino, Milan C. Richir, Francesco Selvaggi, Antonino Spinelli, Andrea Vignali, Riccardo Rosati…
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:71
  38. ERAS (Enhanced Recovery After Surgery) protocol is now proposed as the standard of care in elective major abdominal surgery. Implementation of the ERAS protocol in emergency setting has been proposed but his e...

    Authors: Pietro Bisagni, Vera D’Abrosca, Vincenzo Tripodi, Francesca Teodora Armao, Marco Longhi, Gianluca Russo and Michele Ballabio
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:70
  39. Laparoscopic gastrectomy (LG) requires a long learning curve because of the complicated surgical procedures. Infrapyloric (No. 6) lymph node dissection (LND) is one of the difficult procedures in LG, especiall...

    Authors: Chie Takasu, Masaaki Nishi, Kozo Yoshikawa, Takuya Tokunaga, Hideya Kashihara, Yuma Wada, Toshiaki Yoshimoto and Mitsuo Shimada
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:69
  40. To test the reliability and safety of a newly invented technique for minimally invasive percutaneous nephrolithotomy, intelligent pressure-controlled minimally invasive percutaneous nephrolithotomy (IPC-MPCNL).

    Authors: Zhongsheng Yang, Leming Song, Yongming Huang, Hua Chen and Ting Sun
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:68
  41. To investigate the efficacy and safety of laparoscopy combined with choledochoscopy in the treatment of elderly patients with cholecystolithiasis complicated with choledocholithiasis.

    Authors: Jin Zhao, Xin Liu and Tao Huang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:67
  42. Numerous factors can influence bowel movement recovery and anastomotic healing in colorectal surgery, and poor healing can lead to severe complications and increased medical expenses. Collagen patch cover (CPC...

    Authors: Pin-Yang Huang, Meng-Che Tsai, Kee-Thai Kiu, Min-Hsuan Yen and Tung-Cheng Chang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:66
  43. As a relatively new surgical technique, the learning curve of en bloc resection of bladder tumor (ERBT) in ex vivo models remains unaddressed. This study aimed to explore the learning curve of ERBT in an ex vivo ...

    Authors: Qiu Yao, Huizhong Jiang, Hui Niu, Guangmo Hu, Xiaolong Liu and Boxin Xue
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:65
  44. Small bowel obstruction is a common condition that requires emergency surgery. Slow recovery of bowel function after surgery or the occurrence of one or more complications can exacerbate the disease and result...

    Authors: Ze-zheng Wang, Zhe-kui Liu, Wen-xing Ma, Yun-hua Wu and Xiang-long Duan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:63
  45. Hepatic artery thrombosis (HAT) is one of the critical conditions after an orthotopic liver transplant (OLT) and leads to severe problems if not corrected promptly. However, multiple treatments have been propo...

    Authors: Sahar Sohrabi Nazari, Mohammad Eslamian, Erfan Sheikhbahaei, Hamidreza Zefreh, Mohammad Mehdi Lashkarizadeh, Alireza Shamsaeefar, Kourosh Kazemi, Hamed Nikoupour, Saman Nikeghbalian and Pooya Vatankhah
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:62
  46. Functional role of filum terminale (FT) was not well studied though it contains structure basis for nerve impulse conduction. We aimed to explore the possible functions of the FT from the perspective of trigge...

    Authors: Yizi Cai, Rui Wang, Junlu Wang, Qijia Zhan, Min Wei, Bo Xiao, Qiang Wang and Wenbin Jiang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:60

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