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  1. Gallbladder perforations are challenging to manage for surgeons due to their high morbidity and mortality, rarity, and surgical approach. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is now included with open cholecystec...

    Authors: Yunushan Furkan Aydoğdu, Emre Gülçek, Ahmet Can Koyuncuoğlu, Çağrı Büyükkasap and Kürşat Dikmen
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:207
  2. Single Anastomosis Duodeno-Ileal bypass (SADI) is becoming a key option as a revision procedure after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG). However, its safety as an ambulatory procedure (length of stay < 12 ...

    Authors: Anne-Sophie Studer, Henri Atlas, Marc Belliveau, Amir Sleiman, Alexis Deffain, Pierre Y Garneau, Radu Pescarus and Ronald Denis
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:204
  3. Abdominal trauma in children is a significant health concern that often leads to severe complications and even death. Children experience trauma more frequently than adults, with approximately one in four pedi...

    Authors: Yohannis Derbew Molla, Desyibelew Chanie Mekonnen, Andinet Desalegn Beza, Hirut Tesfahun Alemu and Deresse Abebe Gebrehana
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:203
  4. The preservation of the left colic artery (LCA) has emerged as a preferred approach in laparoscopic radical resection for rectal cancer. However, preserving the LCA while simultaneously dissecting the NO.253 l...

    Authors: Wenjun Luo, Fugen Li, Chuan Qian, Tingting Lu, Yanling Xiao, Zhengwen Xu and Yingdong Jia
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:202
  5. Acute mesenteric ischaemia (AMI) is a life-threatening disease where early diagnosis is critical to avoid morbidity and mortality from extensive irreversible bowel necrosis. Appropriate prediction of presence ...

    Authors: Kadri Tamme, Stefan Acosta, Alan Biloslavo, Martin Björck, Dumitru Casian, Dimitrios Damaskos, Alastair Forbes, Karri Kase, Kalle Kisand, Ines Lakbar, Vladislav Mihnovitš, Marko Murruste, Merli Mändul, Alexandre Nuzzo, Martin Padar, Joel Starkopf…
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:201
  6. Platelets are critical in maintaining homeostasis and immune response in burn patients. The concentration of platelets decreases in burn patients, and any intervention that increases serum platelet concentrati...

    Authors: Jafar Kazemzadeh, Shiva Pakzad, Naser Parizad and Yashar Jafari
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:200
  7. The aim of this retrospective study was to explore the indications for three minimally invasive approaches—T-tube external drainage, double J-tube internal drainage, and primary closure—in laparoscopic cholecy...

    Authors: Liqiang Li, Zihan Zeng, Liang Li and Jun Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:199
  8. Although many prognostic factors in neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) have been described, no consensus thus far has been reached on which and how many factors are involved. The aim of this s...

    Authors: Zhong Feng, Yandong Wei, Ying Wang, Chao Liu, Dong Qu, Jingna Li, Lishuang Ma and Wenquan Niu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:198
  9. Lumbar degenerative conditions are a major cause of back pain and disability in individuals aged 45 and above. Gait analysis utilizes sensor technology to collect movement data, aiding in the evaluation of var...

    Authors: Chao Zhou, Ning Zhou, Yanping Zheng, Haipeng Si, Yanguo Wang and Jun Yin
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:197
  10. Laparotomy surgery, which involves making an incision in the abdominal cavity to treat serious abdominal disease and save the patient’s life, causes significant deaths in both developed and developing countrie...

    Authors: Aliyi Benti Daba, Debrework Tesgera Beshah and Esayas Alemshet Tekletsadik
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:193
  11. Temporary abdominal closure (TAC) techniques are essential in managing open abdomen cases, particularly in damage control surgery. Skin-only closure (SC) and Bogota bag closure (BBC) are commonly used methods ...

    Authors: Muhammad Jawad Zahid, Musarrat Hussain, Dileep Kumar, Muhammad Hamza, Syed Amir Zeb Jan, Haadia Safdar, Jithin Kochupurackal Ajith, Ira Prakarsh and Wireko Andrew Awuah
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:192
  12. To explore the diagnostic value of high-resolution ultrasound combined with multi-slice computer tomography (MSCT) for pediatric intra-abdominal hernias (IAHs), and to analyze the potential causes for missed d...

    Authors: Lichun Hua, Yaqing Huang, Hui Liu, Jun Chen and Ying Tang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:190
  13. To investigate the outcome and prognosis after Unicondylar knee arthroplasty (UKA) in patients with medial compartment arthritis of the knee combined with anterior cruciate ligament(ACL) dysfunction.

    Authors: Yonghui Qin, Jia Li, Guoxing Jia, Jun Li, Zhenshuan Zhao and Xiaoguang Yu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:189
  14. Guidelines for thyroid surgery have evolved to reflect advances in medical knowledge and decrease the overdiagnosis of low-risk thyroid cancer. Our goal was to analyze the change made in operative thyroid mana...

    Authors: Clotilde Saïe, Victor Marchand, Jules Zhang-Yin, Vincent Ers and Etienne Mauel
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:188
  15. The descending genicular artery (DGA) and medial thigh region have been underused as donor sites for perforator flaps. This study evaluated the anatomical relationship between the perforators of the DGA and th...

    Authors: Xiaolong Zhang, Junyu Chen, Lebin Zhuang, Lingfei Ouyang, Weichao Gui, Zilong Yao, Bowei Wang, Ping Zhang, Bin Yu, Hua Liao and Jijie Hu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:187
  16. Patients with gout are at risk for increased serum uric acid (SUA) levels and gout attacks in the short term after undergoing bariatric surgery, and the purpose of this study was to evaluate the benefits of sh...

    Authors: Ke Song, Ming He, Xiangxin Kong, Yin Xian, Yuan Zhang, Xing Xie, Sijun Xie, Aimei Jia and Yixing Ren
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:186
  17. Obstructive defecation syndrome (ODS) defines a disturbed defecation process frequently associated with pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in women that substantially compromises quality of life. Conservative managem...

    Authors: Claudia Rudroff, Joshy Madukkakuzhy, Alberto Vega Hernandez, Jakob Otten, Christoph Ulrici, Leonidas Karapanos and Sebastian Ludwig
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:185
  18. Colorectal cancer has created a significant burden worldwide, including in Iran. Open and laparoscopic surgery are important treatment methods for this disease. The aim of this study is to compare postoperativ...

    Authors: Zahra Jamali, Mahboobeh Pourahmad, Hajar Khazraei, Faranak Bahrami, Mohsen Bayati and Saeedeh Pourahmad
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:184
  19. The Russia-Ukraine war is associated with critical and severe thoracoabdominal injuries. A more specific approach to treating patients with thoracoabdominal injury should also include minimally invasive techno...

    Authors: Igor Lurin, Oleh Vorovskiy, Vitalii Makarov, Eduard Khoroshun, Volodymyr Nehoduiko, Andrii Ryzhenko, Stepan Chobey, Maksym Gorobeiko and Andrii Dinets
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:183
  20. Hepatectomy stands as a curative management for liver cancer. The critical factor for minimizing recurrence rate and enhancing overall survival of liver malignancy is to attain a negative margin hepatic resect...

    Authors: Vorapatu Tangsirapat, Malika Kengsakul, Suwasin Udomkarnjananun, Paiboon Sookpotarom, Mati Rattanasakalwong, Jantaluck Nuchanatanon, Panutchaya Kongon and Kitti Wongta
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:181
  21. Surgery had a significant impact on 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-(OH)D) levels. Uncertainty still existed regarding the effects of peri-operative 25(OH)D deficiency on colorectal cancer (CRC) patients’ prognosis. T...

    Authors: Baojia Zheng, Jianchang Chen and Xiaohua Gong
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:180
  22. Adhesive small bowel obstruction (ASBO) is a leading cause of hospitalization in emergency surgery. The occurrence of bowel ischemia significantly increases the morbidity and mortality rates associated with th...

    Authors: Alberto Friziero, Eugenia Rosso, Irene Sole Zuin, Lorenzo Vallese, Simone Serafini, Alessandra Amico, Valeria Valli, Chiara Da Re, Nicola Baldan, Michele Valmasoni, Gianfranco Da Dalt and Cosimo Sperti
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:179
  23. This study aimed to examine the correlation between preoperative body mass index (BMI) and adequate percentage of total weight loss (TWL%) outcome and present evidence of tiered treatment for patients with obe...

    Authors: Guanyang Chen, Zhehong Li, Liang Wang, Qiqige Wuyun, Qing Sang, Jing Wang, Zheng Wang, Chenxu Tian, Chengyuan Yu, Buhe Amin, Nengwei Zhang and Qing Fan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:178
  24. The objective of this study is to evaluate and compare the surgical outcomes and complications of Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Decompression (PELD) and traditional revision surgery in treating symptomatic Ad...

    Authors: Jianwei Guo, Changlin Lv, Tianyu Bai, Guanghui Li, Xiangli Ji, Kai Zhu, Guoqing Zhang, Xuexiao Ma and Chong Sun
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:177
  25. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy combined with fundoplication (LSGFD) can significantly control body weight and achieve effective anti-reflux effects. The aim of this study is to investigate the correlation bet...

    Authors: Xin Li, Aikebaier Aili, Aliyeguli Aipire, Pierdiwasi Maimaitiyusupu, Maimaitiaili Maimaitiming and Kelimu Abudureyimu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:176
  26. Pancreatic cancer is often accompanied by wasting conditions. While surgery is the primary curative approach, it poses a substantial risk of postoperative complications, hindering subsequent treatments. Theref...

    Authors: Tara C. Mueller, Martin Henselmann, Stefan Reischl, Carsten Jaeger, Charlotte Trefzer, Ihsan Ekin Demir, Helmut Friess and Marc E. Martignoni
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:175
  27. The purpose of this study was to investigate effect of liver Transplants (LT) with retrograde reperfusion on early postoperative recovery of liver function and its risk factors.

    Authors: Jiajia Shen, Ming Wang, Chengkai Yang, Qiucheng Cai, Yi Jiang and Xiaojin Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:174
  28. Several studies have compared the pros and cons of simultaneous bilateral versus staged bilateral hip and knee replacement but the outcomes of these two surgical options remains a matter of controversy. This s...

    Authors: Umile Giuseppe Longo, Rocco Papalia, Alessandro Mazzola, Stefano Campi, Sergio De Salvatore, Vincenzo Candela, Andrea Vaiano, Ilaria Piergentili and Vincenzo Denaro
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:172
  29. The aim of this study is to investigate the effect of double-tract reconstruction on short-term clinical outcome, quality of life and nutritional status of patients after proximal gastrectomy by comparing with...

    Authors: Zi jian Wang, Zi yao Xu, Zi jie Huang, Li Li, Da Guan, Yun he Gao and Xin xin Wang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:171
  30. To investigate whether simethicone expediates the remission of abdominal distension after laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC).

    Authors: Yi Zhu, Jinjie Li, Ji Gao, Dousheng Bai, Zhengping Yu, Shengjie Jin, Jianfei Chen, Shuang Li, Ping Jiang, Zhong Ge, Minchao Liu, Chuandong Sun, Yongjie Su, Yubin Zhang and Yong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:170
  31. Whether polyetheretherketone (PEEK) rods have potential as an alternative to titanium alloy (Ti) rods in transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) remains unclear, especially in cases with insufficient ant...

    Authors: Jie Li, Shuai Cao and Bo Zhao
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:169
  32. Lymphatic leakage is one of the postoperative complications of neuroblastoma. The purpose of this study is to summarize the clinical characteristics and risk factors of lymphatic leakage and try to find effect...

    Authors: Jun Feng, Jianing Mou, Shen Yang, Qinghua Ren, Saishuo Chang, Wei Yang, Haiyan Cheng, Xiaofeng Chang, Zhiyun Zhu, Jianyu Han, Hong Qin, Huanmin Wang and Xin Ni
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:168
  33. Kidney transplantation (KT) improves clinical outcomes of patients with end stage renal disease. Little has been reported on the impact of early post-operative surgical complications (SC) on long-term clinical...

    Authors: Michelle Minkovich, Nikita Gupta, Michelle Liu, Olusegun Famure, Yanhong Li, Markus Selzner, Jason Y. Lee, S. Joseph Kim and Anand Ghanekar
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:165
  34. As a minimally invasive procedure, laser hemorrhoidoplasty (LHP) can not only relieve the symptoms of hemorrhoids, but also protect the anal cushion structure. This study aimed to investigate the clinical effi...

    Authors: Lei Jin, Kaijian Qin, Renjie Wu, Haojie Yang, Can Cui, Zhenyi Wang and Jiong Wu
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:164
  35. Abdominal perineal resection (APR) of rectal cancer, also known as Mile’s procedure, is a classic procedure for the treatment of rectal cancer. Through the improvement of surgical skills and neoadjuvant therap...

    Authors: Jun Ma, Daibin Tang, Yuquan Tang, Datian Wang, Peng Jiang and Yaming Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:163
  36. To compare the efficacy of nadroparin and fondaparinux sodium for prevention of deep vein thromboembolism (DVT) in lower extremities after total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA).

    Authors: Xiang Gao, Xiaowei Jin, Rui Huang, Zhenxing Li, Hanle Zhang and Pei Fan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:162
  37. Because the cases are quite scarce, we aimed to review cases of foreign body impaction penetrating the neck through the esophagus to analyze the characteristics of these cases. The open surgery skills of the s...

    Authors: Feng Xu, Na Shen, Danzheng Liu, Ting Zhu, Liang Xue, Xuemei Luo and Xu Zhou
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:161
  38. Hydatid disease, endemic in Mediterranean countries, primarily affects the liver, but can manifest in diverse organs. Non-hepatic and non-pulmonary cysts often pose diagnostic challenges. This study examines p...

    Authors: Cherif Mona, Mesbahi Meryam, Khedhiri Nizar, Benzarti Yazid, Amal Amara, Zaafouri Haithem, Hadded Dhafer and Ben Maamer Anis
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:160
  39. Waiting time for emergency abdominal surgery have been known to be linked to mortality. However, there is no clear consensus on the appropriated timing of surgery for gastrointestinal perforation. We investiga...

    Authors: Junghyun Lee and Chami Im
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:159
  40. This study analyses the association between hospital ownership and patient selection, treatment, and outcome of carotid endarterectomy (CEA) or carotid artery stenting (CAS).

    Authors: Andreas Kuehnl, Michael Kallmayer, Bianca Bohmann, Vanessa Lohe, Rebecca Moser, Shamsun Naher, Felix Kirchhoff, Hans-Henning Eckstein and Christoph Knappich
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:158

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