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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Surgery 2023 23:383

  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. Contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) has been recently used for the assessment of cervical lymph node metastasis (LNM) to guide surgical operation in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC). However, th...

    Authors: Zhixin Yang, Xiaofeng Wang, Tao Tao, Jiali Zou, Zhu Qiu, Long Wang, Huimin Du, Ni Chen and Xuedong Yin
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:325
  20. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most common malignancies worldwide. The survival rate after hepatectomy as the first line of treatment for HCC depends on various factors. This study evaluated the ...

    Authors: Mansour Bahardoust, Maryam Zolfaghari Dehkharghani, Pouya Ebrahimi, Maryam Najafirashed, Safa Mousavi, Meisam Haghmoradi, Mohsen Khaleghian and Adnan Tizmaghz
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:324
  21. With increasing life expectancy, the number of elderly patients (≥ 65 years) with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has steadily increased. Hepatectomy remains the first-line treatment for HCC patients. However, ...

    Authors: Chuan-Ming Wang, Zi-Xiang Chen, Ping-Chuan Ma, Jiang-Ming Chen, Dong Jiang, Xin-Yuan Hu, Fu-Xiao Ma, Hui Hou, Jin-Liang Ma, Xiao-Ping Geng and Fu-Bao Liu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:323
  22. 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
  23. Colorectal cancer (CRC) patients undergoing surgery are at a high risk of developing surgical site infections (SSIs), which contribute to increased morbidity, prolonged hospitalization, and escalated healthcar...

    Authors: Cong Han, Wei Chen, Xiao-Li Ye, Fei Cheng, Xin-You Wang, Ai-Bin Liu, Zai-Hu Mu, Xiao-Jun Jin and Yan-Hong Weng
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:320
  24. Cannulated screw fixation is essential in treating femoral neck fractures, and the widely used freehand technique has several limitations. Therefore, we designed a new laser-positioning and navigation system a...

    Authors: Hua Gao, Zhenyu Liu, Xiaodong Bai, Gang Wang, Guoqiang Xu, Ji Ma, Yijun Wang, Jiatian Wang, Wentao Chen and Baojun Wang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:319
  25. Appendicolithiasis is a risk factor for perforated acute appendicitis. There is limited inpatient data on predictors of progression in appendicolithiasis-associated non-perforated acute appendicitis.

    Authors: Amir H. Sohail, Hazim Hakmi, Koral Cohen, Joshua C. Hurwitz, Jasmine Brite, Sawyer Cimaroli, Harry Tsou Jr., Michael Khalife, James Maurer and Matthew Symer
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:317
  26. Thanks to the introduction of radiomics, 3d reconstruction can be able to analyse tissues and recognise true hypertrophy from non-functioning tissue in patients treated with major hepatectomies with hepatic mo...

    Authors: Emilio Vicente, Yolanda Quijano, Hipolito Duran, Eduardo Diaz, Isabel Fabra, Luis Malave, Pablo Ruiz, Giada Pizzuti, Chiara Naldini, Giovanni De Nobili, Riccardo Caruso and Valentina Ferri
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:316
  27. Based on the current trend of increasing incidence of choledocholithiasis, it is of great significance to explore the closure method of the common bile duct during laparoscopic choledocholithotomy.

    Authors: Bo Yuan, Xuanfeng Zhang, Chenchen Kong, Cancan Zhang and Huansong Li
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:315
  28. This study aimed to examine the incidence of incisional hernia (IH) in elective laparoscopic colorectal surgery (LC) using regulated computed tomography (CT) images at intervals every 6 months.

    Authors: Toshinori Kobayashi, Hisanori Miki, Nobuyuki Yamamoto, Soushi Hori, Masahiko Hatta, Yuki Hashimoto, Hiromi Mukaide, Makoto Yamasaki, Kentaro Inoue and Mitsugu Sekimoto
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:314
  29. Raynaud’s syndrome (RS), also referred to as Raynaud’s phenomenon, is a vasospastic disorder causing episodic color changes in extremities upon exposure to cold or stress. These manifestations, either primary ...

    Authors: Fengwei Yu, Yongtao Liu, Chengnian Zhang, Botao Pang, Daijie Zhang, Wei Zhao, Xuecheng Li and Weiqiang Yang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:313

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Surgery 2023 23:347

  30. Early and accurate preoperative diagnosis of complicated appendicitis mandates the identification of new markers. The aim of this study is to determine whether preoperative serum sodium levels are useful for p...

    Authors: Bruno Messias, Isabella Cubas, Caio Oliveira, Flavia Hashimoto, Erica Mocchetti, Tania Ichinose, Jaques Waisberg and Marcelo A. F. Ribeiro Junior
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:312
  31. The aim of these evidence-based guidelines is to present a consensus position from members of the Italian Unitary Society of Colon-Proctology (SIUCP: Società Italiana Unitaria di Colon-Proctologia) on the diag...

    Authors: Antonio Brillantino, Adolfo Renzi, Pasquale Talento, Francesca Iacobellis, Luigi Brusciano, Luigi Monaco, Domenico Izzo, Alfredo Giordano, Michele Pinto, Corrado Fantini, Marcello Gasparrini, Michele Schiano Di Visconte, Francesca Milazzo, Giovanni Ferreri, Andrea Braini, Umberto Cocozza…
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:311
  32. Since clinically relevant postoperative pancreatic fistula (CR-POPF) can cause intra-abdominal hemorrhage and abscesses, leading to surgery-related deaths after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD), its preoperative p...

    Authors: Hiroto Matsui, Yoshitaro Shindo, Daisaku Yamada, Hiroyuki Ogihara, Yukio Tokumitsu, Masao Nakajima, Michihisa Iida, Nobuaki Suzuki, Shigeru Takeda, Yuki Nakagami, Shogo Kobayashi, Hidetoshi Eguchi, Tatsuya Ioka, Yoshihiko Hamamoto and Hiroaki Nagano
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:310
  33. There is no consensus on the optimal reconstruction technique after proximal gastrectomy. The purpose of this study was to retrospectively compare the surgical outcomes among esophagogastrostomy (EG) anastomos...

    Authors: Jianhua Chen, Fei Wang, Shuyang Gao, Yapeng Yang, Ziming Zhao, Jiahao Shi, Liuhua Wang and Jun Ren
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:309
  34. In pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD), the duodenum and upper jejunum responsible for iron absorption are removed, which can lead to massive hemorrhage during surgery and cause iron deficiency anemia after PD. The a...

    Authors: Eun Young Kim, Sung Eun Park and Tae Ho Hong
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:308
  35. Ankle sprain are one of the most frequent sports injuries. Some individuals will develop chronic lateral ankle instability (CLAI) after ankle sprain and suffer from recurrent ankle sprain. Current surgical tre...

    Authors: Dulei Xiang, Wenming Jin, Han Li, Gen Zhao, Bao Li, Shuyuan Du and Xinwei Liu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:307
  36. To compare short-term and long-term clinical effects of modified overlap anastomosis and conventional incision-assisted anastomosis for laparoscopic total gastrectomy.

    Authors: Chu-Ying Wu, Jian-An Lin, Qiao-Zhen Huang, Jian-Hua Xu, Wen-Jin Zhong, Wen-Gui Kang, Jin-Tian Wang, Jun-Xing Chen, Hui-Da Zheng and Kai Ye
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:306
  37. With the development of hip arthroplasty technology and rapid rehabilitation theory, the number of hip arthroplasties in elderly individuals is gradually increasing, and their satisfaction with surgery is also...

    Authors: Jianguang Sun, Lue Huang, Yali Yang and Hongxing Liao
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:305
  38. Postoperative bleeding remains a life-threatening complication in thyroid surgery. The aim was to assess the efficacy of four different hemostatic agents, Collagen-Fibrinogen-Thrombin Patch (CFTP) in two sizes...

    Authors: Thomas von Ahnen, Martin von Ahnen, Sonja Militz-Müller, Anna Süß, Josefine Schardey, Stefan Schopf, Hans-Martin Schardey and Ulrich Wirth
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:303
  39. This study aimed to evaluate the efficiency of the porcine tongue for palatoplasty simulation compared to 3D-printed simulators and their surgical education role.

    Authors: Sadam Ahmed Elayah, Mohammed Qasem Al-Watary, Karim Ahmed Sakran, Yang Chao, Li Jingtao, Huang Hanyao, Yang Li and Bing Shi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:302

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Surgery 2024 24:1

  40. Surgical site infections (SSIs) represent ~ 20% of all hospital-acquired infections in surgical patients and are associated with prolonged hospital stay, admission to intensive care, and mortality. We conducte...

    Authors: M. Edwards, S. Graziadio, J. Shore, N. D. Schmitz, T. Galvain, W. A. Danker, M. Kocaman, D. J. Pournaras, D. M. Bowley and K. J. Hardy
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:300
  41. The incidence of cervical adenocarcinoma (AC) has experienced a considerable increase in recent decades. Despite this, our understanding of the optimal management of locally advanced cervical AC remains limite...

    Authors: Xia Wang, Xiaojuan Lu, Junxing Chen, Hanjie Yi and Qiongyu Lan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:299
  42. The evidence of breast-conserving therapy (BCT) applied in centrally located breast cancer (CLBC) is absent. This study aims to investigate the long-term survival of breast-conserving therapy (BCT) in centrall...

    Authors: Ye-Wei Yuan, Peng-Cheng Liu, Fang-Fang Li, Ya-Han Yang, Wei Yang, Li Fan, De-Wu Mou, Hong-Wei Yang and Mao-Shan Chen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:298

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