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  1. In thoracic esophagectomy, anastomotic leakage is one of the most important surgical complications. Indocyanine green (ICG) is the most widely used method to assess tissue blood flow; however, this technique h...

    Authors: Takeo Fujita, Takashi Shigeno, Daisuke Kajiyama, Kazuma Sato, Naoto Fujiwara and Hiroyuki Daiko
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:17
  2. Recent advances in treatment are expected to bring a cure to more patients with gastric cancer (GC). Focusing on the risk of death from other diseases (DOD) has become a crucial issue in patients cured of GC. ...

    Authors: Takaaki Hanyu, Hiroshi Ichikawa, Yosuke Kano, Takashi Ishikawa, Yusuke Muneoka, Yuki Hirose, Kohei Miura, Yosuke Tajima, Yoshifumi Shimada, Jun Sakata and Toshifumi Wakai
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:16
  3. The inflammatory response is thought to be a critical initiator of epigenetic alterations. The neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR), a biomarker of inflammation, is computed by dividing the number of neutrophi...

    Authors: Sarvin Es Haghi, Monireh Khanzadeh, Shirin Sarejloo, Fariba Mirakhori, Jairo Hernandez, Emma Dioso, Michael Goutnik, Brandon Lucke-Wold, Arshin Ghaedi and Shokoufeh Khanzadeh
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:15
  4. To explore the learning curve of single center laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy (LPD) and evaluate the safety and efficacy of the operation at different stages.

    Authors: Heng Wang, Xin Gao, Meng Liu, Xiaohan Kong, HongRui Sun, Zheyu Niu, Chaoqun Ma, Huaqiang Zhu, Jun Lu, Xu Zhou, Hengjun Gao, Faji Yang and Xie Song
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:14
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. In various surgical specialties, preoperative surgical warm-up has been demonstrated to affect a surgeon’s performance and the perioperative outcomes for patients. However, the influence of warm-up activities ...

    Authors: Enjie Wang, Jun Li, Tao Hong, Zexin Xie, Yong Ge, Xiaotong Zhou and Hao Zhang
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:11
  8. Increased intracranial pressure (ICP) in patients with hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhage (HICH) has been associated with poor prognosis. The transsylvian insular approach (TIA) and the transcortical (TCA) ...

    Authors: Minxue Lian, Xiaolei Li, Yuangang Wang, Hongmin Che and Zhongnan Yan
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:10
  9. Bile duct injury (BDI) is still a major worrisome complication that is feared by all surgeons undergoing cholecystectomy. The overall incidence of biliary duct injuries falls between 0.2 and 1.3%. BDI classifi...

    Authors: Mohamed Hossam El-Din Zidan, Mostafa Seif-Eldeen, Abdelhamid A Ghazal and Mustafa Refaie
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:8

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Surgery 2024 24:48

  10. To evaluate the impact of tumor size on the perioperative and long-term outcomes of liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

    Authors: Ahmed Shehta, Ahmed M. Elsabbagh, Mohamed Medhat, Ahmed Farouk, Ahmed Monier, Rami Said, Tarek Salah, Mohamed Elshobari, Amgad Fouad and Ahmed N. Elghawalby
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:7
  11. Patients with class I obesity may need metabolic and bariatric surgery (MBS) in the presence of obesity-associated medical problems, but MBS in this class of obesity is under debate. This study aimed to invest...

    Authors: Mohammad Kermansaravi, Rohollah Valizadeh, Masoumeh Shahsavan, Seyyed Adel Maleknia, Foolad Eghbali, Abdolreza Pazouki and Shahab Shahabi Shahmiri
    Citation: BMC Surgery 2024 24:6
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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

  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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

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