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  1. The objective of this study was to explore the internal consistency and factor structure of the Oswestry Disability Index among patients undergoing spinal surgery. The sample consisted of 1,515 patients who un...

    Authors: Konsta Koivunen, Sara Widbom-Kolhanen, Katri Pernaa, Jari Arokoski and Mikhail Saltychev
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:13
  2. Bilateral acetabular fracture is a very rare presentation among the trauma patients, as the pattern and the degree of the forces required to fracture both acetabula is very unique. The primary purpose of this ...

    Authors: Guy Romeo Kenmegne, Chang Zou, Yixiang Lin, Yijie Yin, Shenbo Huang and Yue Fang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:12
  3. Blood loss during major abdominal surgery is an essential parameter in the evaluation of strategies aimed at reducing perioperative bleeding. However, blood loss quantification remains unreliable and inaccurat...

    Authors: Ján Zajak, Jiří Páral, Miroslav Sirový, Šárka Odložilová, Kateřina Vinklerová, Petr Lochman and Filip Čečka
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:5
  4. Corpus callosum glioblastoma (ccGBM) is a specific type of GBM and has worse outcomes than other non-ccGBMs. We sought to identify whether en-bloc resection of ccGBMs based on T2-FLAIR imaging contributes to c...

    Authors: Tianshi Que, Xi Yuan, Jian-er Tan, Haojie Zheng, Guozhong Yi, Zhiyong Li, Xiaoyan Wang, Junlu Liu, Haiyan Xu, Yajuan Wang, Xi-an Zhang, Guanglong Huang and Songtao Qi
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:4
  5. Hydromorphone hydrochloride has a satisfactory postoperative analgesic effect for patients with colorectal cancer but is accompanied by a relatively high incidence of adverse events. Low-doses of naloxone comb...

    Authors: Ye Wang, Lin Zhao, Meng Wu, Qi An, Qianqian Guo, Chunling Fan and Zhenggang Guo
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:3
  6. The effect of laparoscopic surgery on short-term outcomes in colorectal cancer patients over 90 years old has remained unclear.

    Authors: Mariko Yamashita, Tetsuro Tominaga, Takashi Nonaka, Makoto Hisanaga, Hiroaki Takeshita, Hidetoshi Fukuoka, Kazuo To, Kenji Tanaka, Terumitsu Sawai and Takeshi Nagayasu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:2
  7. It is controversial whether patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with portal vein tumor thrombus (PVTT) should undergo salvage surgery following the combination therapy of tyrosine kinase inhibitors (T...

    Authors: Tianyu Jiao, Haowen Tang, Wenwen Zhang, Bingyang Hu, Tao Wan, Yinbiao Cao, Ze Zhang, Yafei Wang, Junning Cao, Mengqiu Cui and Shichun Lu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:384
  8. 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 23:383

    The original article was published in BMC Surgery 2023 23:332

  9. Splenic vessel-preserving spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy (SVP-SPDP) has a lower risk of splenic infarction than the splenicvessel-sacrificing SPDP, but it is more technically demanding. Learning curve...

    Authors: Xi-Tai Huang, Jin-Zhao Xie, Jian-Peng Cai, Wei Chen, Liu-Hua Chen and Xiao-Yu Yin
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:382
  10. To investigate whether patient-specific instrumentation (PSI) improves the femoral component positioning of implants during unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) using cadaver bone models.

    Authors: Junfeng Cai, Min Ma, Wen Zeng, Shuling Luo, Feng Yuan and Feng Yin
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:381
  11. To compared the clinical efficacy of two surgical methods, posterior laminectomy fusion fixation, and posterior single open-door laminoplasty, in treating multilevel cervical ossification of the posterior long...

    Authors: Qian Zhang, Rudan Guo, Sanhua Fang, Shunyi Tong, Yuan Fan and Jun Wang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:380
  12. To determine the clinical efficacy of rotator cuff suture and arthroscopic 360° capsular release in patients with rotator cuff tendinopathy to improve the Constant-Murley and Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) scores...

    Authors: Jianwei Zuo, Chen Chen, Jiang Guo, Jianjing Lin, Tian You, Peng Chen, Canfeng Li and Wei Li
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:379
  13. It is difficult to definitively determine the degree of ischemia in the bowel in which an incarcerated groin hernia is embedded. Failure to diagnose and intervene promptly and accurately increases the rate of ...

    Authors: Zheqi Zhou, Yujie Li, Bin Li, Likun Yan, Yingying Lei and Cong Tong
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:375
  14. The susceptibility to surgical site occurrence (SSO) is high following ventral hernia repair (VHR) surgery. SSO severely increases the physical and mental burden on patients. The main purpose of this review wa...

    Authors: Yang Xu, Shuai Shao, ZeZhong Gong, HyokJu Ri, ZhaoHui Xu, HaoNan Kang, Yan Shan, Boureima Hamidou Amadou, YanYing Ren, Fan Zhang and Xin Chen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2023 23:374
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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

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