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Research in Switzerland 2016

MPO density in primary cancer biopsies of ovarian carcinoma enhances the indicative value of IL-17 for chemosensitivity.

Droeser RA, Mechera R, Däster S, Weixler B, Kraljević M, Delko T, Güth U, Stadlmann S, Terracciano L, Singer G.

BMC Cancer. 2016 August

 

Perioperative outcomes of esophageal cancer surgery in a mid-volume institution in the era of centralization.

Däster S, Soysal SD, Koechlin L, Stoll L, Peterli R, von Flüe M, Ackermann C.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016 July

 

The immune system and cancer evasion strategies: therapeutic concepts.

Muenst S, Läubli H, Soysal SD, Zippelius A, Tzankov A, Hoeller S.

J Intern Med. 2016 June

 

Letter to the editor: a case of an extraadrenal paraganglioma in the sigma in a patient with recurrent sigmadiverticulitis.

Tampakis A, Schlageter M, Oertli D, Misteli H.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016 March

 

Lateral lung hernia following a low-energy trauma without bony injuries: A case report.

Abu Tair A, Kull C, Rosenberg R, Mechera R.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 May

 

Symptomatic giant peritoneal loose body in the pelvic cavity: A case report.

Elsner A, Walensi M, Fuenfschilling M, Rosenberg R, Mechera R.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 February

 

Large ovarian cystadenofibroma causing large bowel obstruction in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome-A case report.

Mechera R, Menter T, Oertli D, Hoffmann H.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 January

 

Efficacy and Safety of Combined Ultrasonic and Bipolar Energy Source in Laparoscopic Surgery.

Steinemann DC, Lamm SH, Zerz A.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 October

 

Single-Incision and Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery in Switzerland.

Steinemann DC, Zerz A, Adamina M, Brunner W, Keerl A, Nocito A, Scheiwiller A, Spalinger R, Vorburger SA, Lamm SH.

World J Surg. 2016 September

 

Anorectal Function and Quality of Life after Transrectal Rigid-Hybrid Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Sigmoidectomy.

Steinemann DC, Zerz A, Germann S, Lamm SH.

J Am Coll Surg. 2016 August

 

Prehospital intubation for isolated severe blunt traumatic brain injury: worse outcomes and higher mortality.

Haltmeier T, Benjamin E, Siboni S, Dilektasli E, Inaba K, Demetriades D.

Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2016 August

 

PTEN alterations of the stromal cells characterise an aggressive subpopulation of pancreatic cancer with enhanced metastatic potential.

Wartenberg M, Centeno I, Haemmig S, Vassella E, Zlobec I, Galván JA, Neuenschwander M, Schlup C, Gloor B, Lugli A, Perren A, Karamitopoulou E.

Eur J Cancer. 2016 September

 

New kid on the block: perineal stapled prolapse resection (PSP) is it worthwhile in the long-term?

Hummel B, Hardt J, Bischofberger S, Hetzer F, Warschkow R, Zadnikar M, Brunner W, Widmann B, Schmied B, Marti L.

Langenbecks Arch Surg, 2016 April

 

Handheld single photon emission computed tomography (handheld SPECT) navigated video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery of computer tomography-guided radioactively marked pulmonary lesions

Müller J, Putora PM, Schneider T, Zeisel C, Brutsche M, Baty F, Markus A, Kick J.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg, 2016 May

 

Predictive Value of CEA for Survival in Stage I Rectal Cancer: a Population-Based Propensity Score-Matched Analysis

Tarantino I, Warschkow R, Schmied BM, Güller U, Mieth M, Cerny T, Büchler MW, Ulrich A.

J Gastrointest Surg, 2016 June

 

Baseline mortality-adjusted survival in colon cancer patients

Ukegjini K, Zadnikar M, Warschkow R, Müller S, Schmied BM, Marti L.

Langenbecks Arch Surg, 2016 August

 

Improved Survival After Primary Tumor Surgery in Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Propensity-adjusted, Population-based SEER Trend Analysis

Warschkow R, Güller U, Tarantino I, Cerny T, Schmied BM, Thuerlimann B, Joerger M.

Ann Surg, 2016 June

 

Predictive value of mucinous histology in colon cancer: a population-based, propensity score matched analysis

Warschkow R, Tarantino I, Huttner FJ, Schmied BM, Güller U, Diener MK, Ulrich A.

Br J Cancer, 2016 April

 

Impact of Mucinous Histology on the Prognosis of Stage I-III Adenocarcinomas of the Appendix: a Population-Based, Propensity Score-Matched Analysis

Widmann B, Warschkow R, Schmied BM, Marti L, Steffen T.

J Gastrointest Surg, 2016 August

 

Patients with Adenocarcinoma of the Small Intestine with 9 or More Regional Lymph Nodes Retrieved Have a Higher Rate of Positive Lymph Nodes and Improved Survival

Wilhelm A, Müller SA, Steffen T, Schmied BM, Beutner U, Warschkow R.

J Gastrointest Surg, 2016 August

 

Enhanced recovery ERAS for elderly: a safe and beneficial pathway in colorectal surgery.

Slieker J, Frauche P, Jurt J, Addor V, Blanc C, Demartines N, Hübner M.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016 October

 

Enhanced recovery implementation in colorectal surgery-temporary or persistent improvement?

Martin D, Roulin D, Addor V, Blanc C, Demartines N, Hübner M.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016 October

 

MERCI for Improving Quality of Surgical Care at No Cost: Reply.

Joliat GR, Hübner M, Schäfer M, Demartines N.

World J Surg. 2016 September

 

Hepatocellular Carcinoma: The Gap Between Eastern and Western Clinical Practice.

Kokudo T, Hasegawa K, Kokudo N, Kokudo T, Uldry E, Demartines N, Halkic N.

Ann Surg. 2016 September          

 

Short, Cool, and Well Oxygenated - HOPE for Kidney Transplantation in a Rodent Model.

Kron P, Schlegel A, de Rougemont O, Oberkofler CE, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.

Ann Surg. 2016 November

 

Remote Ischemic Preconditioning: A Novel Strategy in Rescuing Older Livers From Ischemia-reperfusion Injury in a Rodent Model.

Limani P, Linecker M, Oberkofler CE, Barmettler G, Kaech A, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 November

 

How much liver needs to be transected in ALPPS? A translational study investigating the concept of less invasiveness.

Linecker M, Kambakamba P, Reiner CS, Linh Nguyen-Kim TD, Stavrou GA, Jenner RM, Oldhafer KJ, Björnsson B, Schlegel A, Györi G, Schneider MA, Lesurtel M, Clavien PA, Petrowsky H.

Surgery. 2016 November

 

Development of OXY111A, a novel hypoxia-modifier as a potential antitumor agent in patients with hepato-pancreato-biliary neoplasms - Protocol of a first Ib/IIa clinical trial.

Limani P, Linecker M, Kron P, Samaras P, Pestalozzi B, Stupp R, Jetter A, Dutkowski P, Müllhaupt B, Schlegel A, Nicolau C, Lehn JM, Petrowsky H, Humar B, Graf R, Clavien PA.

BMC Cancer. 2016 October

 

Hedgehog pathway mediates early acceleration of liver regeneration induced by a novel two-staged hepatectomy in mice.

Langiewicz M, Schlegel A, Saponara E, Linecker M, Borger P, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2016 October

 

Intraoperative adverse events during irreversible electroporation-a call for caution.

Kambakamba P, Bonvini JM, Glenck M, Castrezana López L, Pfammatter T, Clavien PA, DeOliveira ML.

Am J Surg. 2016 October

 

Risk assessment in high and low MELD liver transplantation.

Schlegel A, Linecker M, Kron P, Györi G, De Oliveira ML, Müllhaupt B, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.

Am J Transplant. 2016 September

 

Meta-analysis of associating liver partition with portal vein ligation and portal vein occlusion for two-stage hepatectomy.

Eshmuminov D, Raptis DA, Linecker M, Wirsching A, Lesurtel M, Clavien PA.

Br J Surg. 2016 September

 

Hypoxia-driven Hif2a coordinates mouse liver regeneration by coupling parenchymal growth to vascular expansion.

Kron P, Linecker M, Limani P, Schlegel A, Kambakamba P, Lehn JM, Nicolau C, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Hepatology. 2016 September

 

Localization of Insulinoma Using 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT Scan.

Nockel P, Babic B, Millo C, Herscovitch P, Patel D, Nilubol N, Sadowski S, Cochran C, Gorden P, Kebebew E.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 November

 

Kidney Tumor in a von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) Patient With Intensely Increased Activity on 68Ga-DOTA-TATE PET/CT.

Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Sadowski SM, Bagci U, Patronas NJ.

Clin Nucl Med. 2016 December

 

The therapeutic landscape of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.

Perazzo H, Dufour JF.

Liver Int. 2016 October

 

Age as a Confounding Factor for the Accurate Non-Invasive Diagnosis of Advanced NAFLD Fibrosis.

McPherson S, Hardy T, Dufour JF, Petta S, Romero-Gomez M, Allison M, Oliveira CP, Francque S, Van Gaal L, Schattenberg JM, Tiniakos D, Burt A, Bugianesi E, Ratziu V, Day CP, Anstee QM.

Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 October

 

Exercise-based Interventions for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Meta-analysis and Meta-regression.

Orci LA, Gariani K, Oldani G, Delaune V, Morel P, Toso C.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 October

 

Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Is Associated With Increased Mortality in Obese Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery.

Goossens N, Hoshida Y, Song WM, Jung M, Morel P, Nakagawa S, Zhang B, Frossard JL, Spahr L, Friedman SL, Negro F, Rubbia-Brandt L, Giostra E.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 November

 

Efficient non-arterialized mouse liver transplantation using 3D-printed instruments.

Oldani G, Lacotte S, Orci LA, Delaune V, Slits F, Gex Q, Morel P, Rubbia-Brandt L, Toso C

Liver Transpl. 2016 September

 

Management of patients with colorectal liver metastasis in eleven questions and answers.

Andres A, Majno P, Terraz S, Morel P, Roth A, Rubbia-Brandt L, Schiffer E, Ris F, Toso C.

Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2016 November

 

A collaborative review of the current concepts and challenges of anastomotic leaks in colorectal surgery.

Vallance A, Wexner S, Berho M, Cahill R, Coleman M, Haboubi N, Heald RJ, Kennedy RH, Moran B, Mortensen N, Motson RW, Novell R, O'Connell PR, Ris F, Rockall T, Senapati A, Windsor A, Jayne DG.

Colorectal Dis. 2016 September

 

Laparoscopic vs. open surgery for T4 colon cancer: A propensity score analysis.

de'Angelis N, Vitali GC, Brunetti F, Wassmer CH, Gagniere C, Puppa G, Tournigand C, Ris F.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016 November

 

Colic PEComa: one disease, two outcomes.

Noof AN, Abbassi Z, Xavier PJ, Anne-Laure RP, Naiken SP, Erne M, Philippe M, Toso C.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016 September

 

Modulation of cytotoxic responses by targeting CD160 prolongs skin graft survival across major histocompatibility class I barrier.

Del Rio ML, Bravo Moral AM, Fernandez-Renedo C, Buhler L, Perez-Simon JA, Chaloin O, Alvarez Nogal R, Fernandez-Caso M, Rodriguez-Barbosa JI.

Transl Res. 2016 September

 

Alpha-foetoprotein: further evidence to add a biological marker to refine Milan criteria.

Toso C, Andres A, Kneteman N, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Majno P.

Liver Int. 2016 November

 

Effects of liver transplantation on endocrine function: a systematic review.

Gariani K, Toso C, Philippe J, Orci LA.

Liver Int. 2016 October

 

Indocyanine Green Angiography in Subtotal Parathyroidectomy: Technique for the Function of the Parathyroid Remnant.

Vidal Fortuny J, Sadowski SM, Belfontali V, Karenovics W, Guigard S, Triponez F.

J Am Coll Surg. 2016 November

 

Short-term preoperative high-intensity interval training in patients awaiting lung cancer surgery: a randomized controlled trial.

Licker M, Karenovics W, Diaper J, Frésard I, Triponez F, Ellenberger C, Schorer R, Kayser B, Bridevaux PO.

J Thorac Oncol. 2016 October

 

Diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma is associated with aggressive histopathological features and a poor outcome: Results of a large multicentric study.

Chereau N, Giudicelli X, Pattou F, Lifante JC, Triponez F, Mirallié E, Goudet P, Brunaud L, Trésallet C, Tissier F, Leenhardt L, du Montcel ST, Menegaux F.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 September

 

Intra-Operative Indocyanine Green Angiography of the Parathyroid Gland.

Vidal Fortuny J, Karenovics W, Triponez F, Sadowski SM.

World J Surg. 2016 October

 

68 Ga-DOTATATE for Tumor Localization in Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia.

El-Maouche D, Sadowski SM, Papadakis GZ, Guthrie L, Cottle-Delisle C, Merkel R, Millo C, Chen CC, Kebebew E, Collins MT.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 October

 

Epididymal Cystadenomas in von Hippel-Lindau Disease Showing Increased Activity on 68Ga DOTATATE PET/CT.

Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Sadowski SM, Bagci U, Patronas NJ.

Clin Nucl Med. 2016 October

 

Endolymphatic Sac Tumor Showing Increased Activity on 68Ga DOTATATE PET/CT.

Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Sadowski SM, Bagci U, Patronas NJ.           

Clin Nucl Med. 2016 October

 

The peak of blood lactate during the first 24h predicts mortality in acute coronary syndrome patients under extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.

Rigamonti F, Montecucco F, Boroli F, Rey F, Gencer B, Cikirikcioglu M, Reverdin S, Carbone F, Noble S, Roffi M, Banfi C, Giraud R.

Int J Cardiol. 2016 October

 

Type A aortic dissection: Are there CT signs suggestive of valvular involvement?

Platon A, Bernard S, Perrin N, Murith N, John G, Perneger T, Rutschmann OT, Poletti PA.

Eur J Radiol. 2016 November

 

Veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: an overview of different cannulation techniques.

Banfi C, Pozzi M, Brunner ME, Rigamonti F, Murith N, Mugnai D, Obadia JF, Bendjelid K, Giraud R.

J Thorac Dis. 2016 September

 

Response by Myers and Beghetti to Letter Regarding Article, "Unrestrictive Aortopulmonary Window: Extreme Presentation as Non-Eisenmenger in a 30-Year-Old Patient".

Myers PO, Beghetti M.

Circulation. 2016 October

 

Preserving the V-engine shape of the left ventricle with Melody mitral valve replacement in small children.

Myers PO.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 September

 

Photo-oxidized bovine pericardium in congenital cardiac surgery: single-centre experience.

Baird CW, Myers PO, Piekarski B, Borisuk M, Majeed A, Emani SM, Sanders SP, Nathan M, Del Nido PJ.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2016 September

 

Massive pulmonary embolism leading to cardiac arrest: one pathology, two different ECMO modes to assist patients.

Giraud R, Banfi C, Siegenthaler N, Bendjelid K.

J Clin Monit Comput. 2016 December

 

Drug-induced aortic valve stenosis: An under recognized entity.

Ennezat PV, Bruneval P, Czitrom D, Gueffet JP, Piriou N, Trochu JN, Patra O, Blanchard-Lemoine B, du Fretay XH, Nazeyrollas P, Assoun B, Jobic Y, Brochet E, Bogino E, Roudaut R, Augier C, Greffe L, Petit-Eisenmann H, Dambrin C, Chavanon O, Guillou L, Grisoli D, Morera P, Banfi C, Remadi JP, Fabre O, Vincentelli A, Lantuejoul S, Ikoli JF, Copin MC, Malergue MC, Maréchaux S, Tribouilloy C.

Int J Cardiol. 2016 October

 

The swiss approach for a heartbeat-driven lead- and batteryless pacemaker.

Zurbuchen A, Haeberlin A, Bereuter L, Wagner J, Pfenniger A, Omari S, Schaerer J, Jutzi F, Huber C, Fuhrer J, Vogel R.

Heart Rhythm. 2016 October

 

The Rate and Clinical Significance of Incidental Thyroid Uptake as Detected by Gallium-68 DOTATATE Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography.

Nockel P, Millo C, Keutgen X, Klubo-Gwiezdzinska J, Shell J, Patel D, Nilubol N, Herscovitch P, Sadowski SM, Kebebew E.

Thyroid. 2016 June

 

Comparison of the incidence of osteoradionecrosis with conventional radiotherapy and intensity-modulated radiotherapy.

Maesschalck T, Dulguerov N, Caparrotti F, Scolozzi P, Picardi C, Mach N, Koutsouvelis N, Dulguerov P.

Head Neck. 2016 November

 

Effects of liver transplantation on endocrine function: A systematic review.

Gariani K, Toso C, Philippe J, Orci LA.

Liver It. 2016 May

 

Exercise-based Interventions for Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: a Meta-analysis and Meta-regression.

Orci LA, Gariani K, Oldani G, Delaune V, Morel P, Toso C.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 May

 

Thoracic epidural analgesia: a new approach for the treatment of acute pancreatitis?

Windisch O, Heidegger CP, Giraud R, Morel P, Bühler L.

Crit Care. 2016 May

 

NADPH oxidase 4 deficiency leads to impaired wound repair and reduced dityrosine-crosslinking, but does not affect myofibroblast formation.

Lévigne D, Modarressi A, Krause KH, Pittet-Cuénod B.

Free Radic Biol Med. 2016 Apr

 

Weekly Multi-agent Chemotherapy (CMF-b) for Advanced Non-melanoma Skin Cancer.

Espeli V, Ruegg E, Hottinger AF, Modarressi A, Dietrich PY.

Anticancer Res. 2016 May

 

The Rate and Clinical Significance of Incidental Thyroid Uptake As Detected by Gallium-68 DOTATATE Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography.

Nockel P, Millo C, Keutgen X, Klubo-Gwiezdzinska J, Shell J, Patel D, Nilubol N, Herscovitch P, Sadowski SM, Kebebew E.

Thyroid. 2016 May 6

 

Gesture-Controlled Image Management for Operating Room: A Randomized Crossover Study to Compare Interaction Using Gestures, Mouse, and Third Person Relaying.

Wipfli R, Dubois-Ferrière V, Budry S, Hoffmeyer P, Lovis C.

PLoS One. 2016 April

 

Robot-assisted segmental resection for intralobar pulmonary sequestration.

Konecna J, Karenovics W, Veronesi G, Triponez F.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 March

 

Tailored therapy for different presentations of chronic pain after stapled hemorrhoidopexy.

Asteria CR, Robert-Yap J, Zufferey G, Colpani F, Pascariello A, Lucchini G, Roche B.

Tech Coloproctol. 2016 May

 

Meta-analysis of antibiotics versus appendicectomy for non-perforated acute appendicitis.

Sallinen V, Akl EA, You JJ, Agarwal A, Shoucair S, Vandvik PO, Agoritsas T, Heels-Ansdell D, Guyatt GH, Tikkinen KA.

Br J Surg. 2016 March

 

A multicenter experience with peri-rectal tumors: The risk of local recurrence.

Buchs NC, Gosselink MP, Scarpa CR, Ris F, Saiji E, Bloemendaal AL, van Onkelen RS, Guy RJ, Schouten WR, Roche B, George BD.

Eur J Surg Oncol. 2016 March

 

Intra-Operative Indocyanine Green Angiography of the Parathyroid Gland.

Vidal Fortuny J, Karenovics W, Triponez F, Sadowski SM.

World J Surg. 2016 March

 

Effect of ischaemic preconditioning on recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma in an experimental model of liver steatosis

Orci LA, Lacotte S, Oldani G, Slits F, De Vito C, Crowe LA, Rubbia-Brandt L, Vallée JP, Morel P, Toso C.

Br J Surg. 2016 March

 

Role of MIF/CD74 signaling pathway in the development of pleural mesothelioma.

D'Amato-Brito C, Cipriano D, Colin DJ, Germain S, Seimbille Y, Robert JH, Triponez F, Serre-Beinier V.

Oncotarget. 2016 March

 

Parathyroid gland angiography with indocyanine green fluorescence to predict parathyroid function after thyroid surgery.

Vidal Fortuny J, Belfontali V, Sadowski SM, Karenovics W, Guigard S, Triponez F.

Br J Surg. 2016 April

 

Clinical presentation and management of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism of the Swiss Primary Hyperparathyroidism Cohort: a focus on neuro-behavioral and cognitive symptoms.

Trombetti A, Christ ER, Henzen C, Gold G, Brändle M, Herrmann FR, Torriani C, Triponez F, Kraenzlin M, Rizzoli R, Meier C.

J Endocrinol Invest. 2016 May

 

A Case of Ipilimumab-induced Anorectal Fistula.

Balaphas A, ResteIlini S, Robert-Yap J, Morel P, Roche B, Ris F.

J Crohns Colitis. 2016 April

 

Innovative tools for quality assessment: integrated quality criteria for review of multiple study designs (ICROMS).

Zingg W, Castro-Sanchez E, Secci FV, Edwards R, Drumright LN, Sevdalis N, Holmes AH.

 

Glomus tumour of the stomach.

Troller R, Soll C, Breitenstein S.

BMJ Case Rep. 2016 June

 

Appendiceal stump closure using polymeric clips reduces intra-abdominal abscesses.

Soll C, Wyss P, Gelpke H, Raptis DA, Breitenstein S.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016 August

 

Spontaneous rupture of an intrahepatic aneurysm of the right hepatic artery caused by segmental arterial mediolysis.

Beerle C, Soll C, Breitenstein S, Grieder F.

BMJ Case Rep. 2016 March

 

Early combined parenteral and enteral nutrition for pancreaticoduodenectomy - Retrospective cohort analysis.

Probst P, Keller D, Steimer J, Gmür E, Haller A, Imoberdorf R, Rühlin M, Gelpke H, Breitenstein S.

Ann Med Surg (Lond). 2016 February

 

Long-term results of endoscopic balloon dilation for treatment of colorectal anastomotic stenosis.

Biraima M, Adamina M, Jost R, Breitenstein S, Soll C.

Surg Endosc. 2016 February

 

The 100 Most-Cited Articles in Visceral Surgery: A Systematic Review.

Müller M, Gloor B, Candinas D, Malinka T.

Dig Surg. 2016 June

 

Intraoperative image-guided navigation system: development and applicability in 65 patients undergoing liver surgery.

Banz VM, Müller PC, Tinguely P, Inderbitzin D, Ribes D, Peterhans M, Candinas D, Weber S.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016 June

 

Minimally invasive extracorporeal circulation resuscitation in hypothermic cardiac arrest.

Winkler B, Jenni HJ, Gygax E, Schnüriger B, Seidl C, Erdoes G, Kadner A, Carrel T, Eberle B.

Perfusion. 2016 February

 

Insulin-Treated Patients with Diabetes Mellitus Undergoing Emergency Abdominal Surgery Have Worse Outcomes than Patients Treated with Oral Agents.

Haltmeier T, Benjamin E, Beale E, Inaba K, Demetriades D.

World J Surg. 2016 July

 

Prognostic relevance of autophagy markers LC3B and p62 in esophageal adenocarcinomas.

Adams O, Dislich B, Berezowska S, Schläfli AM, Seiler CA, Kroell D, Tschan MP, Langer R.

Oncotarget. 2016 May

 

Pouch Reshaping for Significant Weight Regain after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.

Borbély Y, Winkler C, Kröll D, Nett P.

Obes Surg. 2016 August

 

Postoperative ileus: in search of an international consensus on definition, diagnosis, and treatment.

Gero D, Gié O, Hübner M, Demartines N, Hahnloser D.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016 August

 

Assessment of Preoperative Liver Function in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma - The Albumin-Indocyanine Green Evaluation (ALICE) Grade.

Kokudo T, Hasegawa K, Amikura K, Uldry E, Shirata C, Yamaguchi T, Arita J, Kaneko J, Akamatsu N, Sakamoto Y, Takahashi A, Sakamoto H, Makuuchi M, Matsuyama Y, Demartines N, Malagó M, Kokudo N, Halkic N.

PLoS One. 2016 July

 

Biomarkers Capable to Early Predict Postoperative Complications: The Grail.

Labgaa I, Demartines N, Hübner M.

Ann Surg. 2016 April

 

Nutritional Status Deteriorates Postoperatively Despite Preoperative Nutritional Support.

Grass F, Benoit M, Coti Bertrand P, Sola J, Schäfer M, Demartines N, Hübner M.

Ann Nutr Metab. 2016 June

 

Bile duct injuries after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: 11-year experience in a tertiary center.

Martin D, Uldry E, Demartines N, Halkic N.

Biosci Trends. 2016 July

 

Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Implementation of an Enhanced Recovery Program in Liver Surgery.

Joliat GR, Labgaa I, Hübner M, Blanc C, Griesser AC, Schäfer M, Demartines N.

World J Surg. 2016 June

 

Incidence and Risk Factors Related to Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolic Events After Esophagectomy for Cancer.

Mantziari S, Gronnier C, Pasquer A, Gagnière J, Théreaux J, Demartines N, Schäfer M, Mariette C; FREGAT Working Group–FRENCH–AFC.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 June

 

The Hernia-Neck-Ratio (HNR), a Novel Predictive Factor for Complications of Umbilical Hernia.

Fueter T, Schäfer M, Fournier P, Bize P, Demartines N, Allemann P.

World J Surg. 2016 September

 

Recovery Pathway for Right and Left Colectomy: Comparison of Functional Recovery.

Kummer A, Slieker J, Grass F, Hahnloser D, Demartines N, Hübner M.

Enhanced World J Surg. 2016 May

 

Targeting carbonic anhydrase IX improves the anti-cancer efficacy of mTOR inhibitors.

Faes S, Planche A, Uldry E, Santoro T, Pythoud C, Stehle JC, Horlbeck J, Letovanec I, Riggi N, Datta D, Demartines N, Dormond O.

Oncotarget. 2016 May

 

Emergency right colectomy: which strategy when primary anastomosis is not feasible?

Teixeira Farinha H, Melloul E, Hahnloser D, Demartines N, Hübner M.

World J Emerg Surg. 2016 May

 

A new stomaplasty ring (Koring™) to prevent parastomal hernia: an observational multicenter Swiss study.

Guarnero V, Hoffmann H, Hetzer F, Oertli D, Turina M, Zingg U, Demartines N, Ris F, Hahnloser D.

Tech Coloproctol. 2016 May

 

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Protect Fatty and Lean Mouse Livers After Major Hepatectomy.

Linecker M, Limani P, Kambakamba P, Kron P, Tschuor C, Calo N, Foti M, Dufour JF, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 August

 

Guidelines for Perioperative Care for Liver Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendations.

Melloul E, Hübner M, Scott M, Snowden C, Prentis J, Dejong CH, Garden OJ, Farges O, Kokudo N, Vauthey JN, Clavien PA, Demartines N.

World J Surg. 2016 August

 

Liver kinetic growth rate predicts postoperative liver failure after ALPPS.

Kambakamba P, Stocker D, Reiner CS, Nguyen-Kim TD, Linecker M, Eshmuminov D, Petrowsky H, Clavien PA, Lesurtel M.

HPB (Oxford). 2016 August

 

Antihypoxic Potentiation of Standard Therapy for Experimental Colorectal Liver Metastasis through Myo-Inositol Trispyrophosphate.

Limani P, Linecker M, Kachaylo E, Tschuor C, Kron P, Schlegel A, Ungethuem U, Jang JH, Georgiopoulou S, Claude Nicolau C, Lehn JM, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Clin Cancer Res. 2016 August

 

Liver transplantation for "very early" intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: International retrospective study supporting a prospective assessment.

Sapisochin G, Facciuto M, Rubbia-Brandt L, Marti J, Mehta N, Yao FY, Vibert E, Cherqui D, Grant DR, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Dale CH, Cucchetti A, Pinna A, Hwang S, Lee SG, Agopian VG, Busuttil RW, Rizvi S, Heimbach JK, Montenovo M, Reyes J, Cesaretti M, Soubrane O, Reichman T, Seal J, Kim PT, Klintmalm G, Sposito C, Mazzaferro V, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA, Toso C, Majno P, Kneteman N, Saunders C, Bruix J; iCCA International Consortium.

Hepatology. 2016 August

 

Reply to "Reducing Nonanastomotic Biliary Strictures in Donation After Circulatory Death Liver Transplantation: Cold Ischemia Matters".

Dutkowski P, Schlegel A, Kron P, de Oliveira ML, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 July

 

The ALPPS Risk Score: Avoiding Futile Use of ALPPS.

Linecker M, Stavrou GA, Oldhafer KJ, Jenner RM, Seifert B, Lurje G, Bednarsch J, Neumann U, Capobianco I, Nadalin S, Robles-Campos R, de Santibañes E, Malagó M, Lesurtel M, Clavien PA, Petrowsky H.

Ann Surg. 2016 July

 

Long-Term Follow-Up of Lung Transplant Recipients Supports Non-Operative Treatment of Uncomplicated Diverticulitis.

Vetter D, Schuurmans MM, Benden C, Clavien PA, Nocito A.

Clin Transplant. 2016 July

 

Defining Benchmarks for Major Liver Surgery: A multicenter Analysis of 5202 Living Liver Donors.

Rössler F, Sapisochin G, Song G, Lin YH, Simpson MA, Hasegawa K, Laurenzi A, Sánchez Cabús S, Nunez MI, Gatti A, Beltrame MC, Slankamenac K, Greig PD, Lee SG, Chen CL, Grant DR, Pomfret EA, Kokudo N, Cherqui D, Olthoff KM, Shaked A, García-Valdecasas JC, Lerut J, Troisi RI, De Santibanes M, Petrowsky H, Puhan MA, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 September

 

Short Chemotherapy-Free Interval Improves Oncological Outcome in Patients Undergoing Two-Stage Hepatectomy for Colorectal Liver Metastases.

Kambakamba P, Linecker M, Alvarez FA, Samaras P, Reiner CS, Raptis DA, Kron P, de Santibanes E, Petrowsky H, Clavien PA, Lesurtel M.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 July

 

CD44 SNP rs187115: A novel biomarker signature that predicts survival in resectable pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

Stracquadanio G, Vrugt B, Flury R, Schraml P, Würl P, Müller TH, Knippschild U, Henne-Bruns D, Breitenstein S, Clavien PA, Graf R, Bond GL, Grochola LF.

Clin Cancer Res. 2016 June

 

Reply to the Letter: Improving the Safety of ALPPS Procedure: The Optimal Compromise Between the Optimal Compromise Between Drop-out and Mortality Risk? Comment on: Schadde E et al Prediction of Mortality After ALPPS Stage-1: An Analysis of 320 Patients From the International ALPPS Registry. Ann Surg. 2015;262: 780-786.

Linecker M, Petrowsky H, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 May

 

Acute appendicitis in overweight patients: the role of preoperative imaging.

Sauvain MO, Tschirky S, Patak MA, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D, Muller MK.

Patient Saf Surg. 2016 May

 

Delaying surgery to perform CT scans for suspected appendicitis decreases the rate of negative appendectomies without increasing the rate of perforation nor postoperative complications.

Sauvain MO, Slankamenac K, Muller MK, Wildi S, Metzger U, Schmid W, Wydler J, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2016 August

 

Liver retransplantation with cavoportal hemitransposition after percutaneous mesocaval shunt creation.

Kobe A, Dutkowski P, Müllhaupt B, Clavien PA, Pfammatter T.

Liver Transpl. 2016 August

 

Modified associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS) procedure with right anterior liver sector congestion: Friend or foe?

Melloul E, Lesurtel M, Clavien PA.

Surgery. 2016 September

 

The Principle of Preserving Outflow Structures in Partial ALPPS: a commentary on "Segment 4: A Key Point of ALPPS Procedure".

Petrowsky H, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 March

 

In vivo risk evaluation of carbon-coated iron carbide nanoparticles based on short- and long-term exposure scenarios.

Herrmann IK, Beck-Schimmer B, Schumacher CM, Gschwind S, Kaech A, Ziegler U, Clavien PA, Günther D, Stark WJ, Graf R, Schlegel AA.

Nanomedicine (Lond). 2016 April

 

Patient Safety in Surgery reviewer acknowledgement 2015.

Stahel PF, Clavien PA.

Patient Saf Surg. 2016 March

 

Reply to 'Is single portal vein perfusion the best approach for machine preservation of liver grafts?'.

Schlegel A, Kron P, de Oliveira ML, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.

J Hepatol. 2016 May

 

Too Many Languages in the ALPPS: Preventing Another Tower of Babel?

Linecker M, Kron P, Lang H, de Santibañes E, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 May

 

Associating Liver Partition and Portal Vein Ligation for Staged Hepatectomy.

Clavien PA, Lillemoe KD.

Ann Surg. 2016 May

 

Where Oncologic and Surgical Complication Scoring Systems Collide: Time for a New Consensus for CRS/HIPEC.

Lehmann K, Eshmuminov D, Slankamenac K, Kranzbühler B, Clavien PA, Vonlanthen R, Gertsch P.

World J Surg. 2016 May

 

Noise peaks influence communication in the operating room. An observational study

Keller S, Tschan F, Beldi G, Kurmann A, Candinas D, Semmer NK.

Ergonomics. 2016 April

 

R-spondin 1 and noggin facilitate expansion of resident stem cells from non-damaged gallbladders

Lugli N, Kamileri I, Keogh A, Malinka T, Sarris ME, Talianidis I, Schaad O, Candinas D, Stroka D, Halazonetis TD.

EMBO Rep. 2016 March

 

The Psychometric Properties of the Abdominal Surgery Impact Scale

Ritschard Ugi K, Beldi G, Candinas D, Mischke C.

Gesundheitswesen. 2016 February

 

P2X1 regulated IL-22 secretion by innate lymphoid cells is required for efficient liver regeneration

Kudira R, Malinka T, Kohler A, Dosch M, Gomez de Aguero M, Melin N, Haegele S, Starlinger P, Maharjan N, Saxena S, Keogh A, Stroka D, Candinas D, Beldi G.

Hepatology. 2016 February

 

Risk factors for fatal outcome in surgical patients with postoperative aspiration pneumonia

Studer P, Raber G, Ott D, Candinas D, Schnuriger B.

Int J Surg. 2016 March

 

Assessment of the Hong Kong Liver Cancer Staging System in Europe

Kolly P, Reeves H, Sangro B, Knopfli M, Candinas D, Dufour JF.

Liver Int. 2015 December

 

Endothelial- and Platelet-Derived Microparticles Are Generated During Liver Resection in Humans

Banz Y, Item GM, Vogt A, Rieben R, Candinas D, Beldi G.

J Invest Surg. 2016 February

 

Minimally invasive extracorporeal circulation resuscitation in hypothermic cardiac arrest

Winkler B, Jenni HJ, Gygax E, Schnuriger B, Seidl C, Erdoes G, Kadner A, Carrel T, Eberle B.

Perfusion. 2016 February

 

Isolated blunt severe traumatic brain injury in Bern, Switzerland, and the United States: A matched cohort study

Haltmeier T, Schnuriger B, Benjamin E, Brodmann Maeder M, Kunzler M, Siboni S, Inaba K, Demetriades D.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 February

 

Hepatic resection during cytoreductive surgery for primary or recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer

Gasparri ML, Grandi G, Bolla D, Gloor B, Imboden S, Panici PB, Mueller MD, Papadia A.

J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2015 December

 

Micronutrient Supplementation after Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch in the Long Term

Nett P, Borbely Y, Kroll D.

Obes Surg. 2016 March

 

Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Borbely Y, Plebani A, Kroll D, Ghisla S, Nett PC.

Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2015 October

 

Re-sleeve gastrectomy as revisional bariatric procedure after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch

Nett PC, Kroll D, Borbely Y.

Surg Endosc. 2016 January

 

A Novel Ultrasound-Based Registration for Image-Guided Laparoscopic Liver Ablation

Fusaglia M, Tinguely P, Banz V, Weber S, Lu H.

Surg Innov. 2016 March

 

Prospective Randomized Study to Compare Lymphocele and Lymphorrhea Control Following Inguinal and Axillary Therapeutic Lymph Node Dissection With or Without the Use of an Ultrasonic Scalpel

Matthey-Gie ML, Gie O, Deretti S, Demartines N, Matter M.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 May

 

Serum albumin is an early predictor of complications after liver surgery

Labgaa I, Joliat GR, Demartines N, Hubner M.

Dig Liver Dis. 2016 May

 

Postoperative Albumin Drop Is a Marker for Surgical Stress and a Predictor for Clinical Outcome: A Pilot Study

Hubner M, Mantziari S, Demartines N, Pralong F, Coti-Bertrand P, Schafer M.

Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2016 January

 

Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Bariatric Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendations

Thorell A, MacCormick AD, Awad S, Reynolds N, Roulin D, Demartines N, Vignaud M, Alvarez A, Singh PM, Lobo DN.

World J Surg. 2016 March

 

A new stomaplasty ring (Koring™) to prevent parastomal hernia: an observational multicenter Swiss study

Guarnero V, Hoffmann H, Hetzer F, Oertli D, Turina M, Zingg U, Demartines N, Ris F, Hahnloser D.

Swiss study. Tech Coloproctol. 2016 May

 

A novel technique in mouse liver transplantation

Tian Y, Lesurtel M, Ungethuem U, Song Z, Maurizio E, Clavien PA.

Transpl Int. 2016 March

 

Modified associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS) procedure with right anterior liver sector congestion: Friend or foe?

Melloul E, Lesurtel M, Clavien PA.

Surgery. 2016 March

 

In vivo risk evaluation of carbon-coated iron carbide nanoparticles based on short- and long-term exposure scenarios

Herrmann IK, Beck-Schimmer B, Schumacher CM, Gschwind S, Kaech A, Ziegler U, Clavien PA, Gunther D, Stark WJ, Graf R, Schlegel AA.

Nanomedicine (Lond). 2016 April

 

Car-driven regeneration protects liver from failure following tissue loss and bears therapeutic potential

Tschuor C, Kachaylo E, Perparim L, Raptis DA, Linecker M, Tian Y, Herrmann U, Grabliauskaite K, Weber A, Columbano A, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2016 March

 

Selective portal vein injection for the design of syngeneic models of liver malignancy

Limani P, Borgeaud N, Linecker M, Tschuor C, Kachaylo E, Schlegel A, Jang JH, Ungethum U, Montani M, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2016 February

 

Completeness of Follow-Up Determines Validity of Study Findings: Results of a Prospective Repeated Measures Cohort Study

von Allmen RS, Weiss S, Tevaearai HT, Kuemmerli C, Tinner C, Carrel TP, Schmidli J, Dick F.

PLoS One, 2015 October

 

Risiko fur Wiedereinweisung und Notoperation nach nichtoperativer Behandlung der Kolondivertikulitis

Marti L.

Coloproctology, 2015 Juni

 

Predictors for regional lymph node metastasis in T1 rectal cancer: a population-based SEER analysis

Brunner W, Widmann B, Marti L, Tarantino I, Schmied BM, Warschkow R.

Surg Endosc, 2016 February

 

Does caffeine reduce postoperative bowel paralysis after elective laparoscopic colectomy? (CaCo trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Kruse C, Muller SA, Warschkow R, Luthi C, Brunner W, Marti L, Sulz MC, Schmied BM, Tarantino I, Beutner U.

Trials, 2016 October

 

Two Large Benign Branch-Duct Gastric-Type Ιntraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas With Positive GNAS Mutations A Question of When or Using Which Technique to Operate?

Tampakis A, Zettl A, Tampaki EC, Posabella A, von Flue M, Guenin MO.

Pancreas. 2016 May

 

The immune system and cancer evasion strategies: therapeutic concepts

Muenst S, Laubli H, Soysal SD, Zippelius A, Tzankov A, Hoeller S.

 J Intern Med. 2016 January

 

A new stomaplasty ring (Koring™) to prevent parastomal hernia: an observational multicenter Swiss study

Guarnero V, Hoffmann H, Hetzer F, Oertli D, Turina M, Zingg U, Demartines N, Ris F, Hahnloser D.

Tech Coloproctol. 2016 May

 

Letter to the editor: a case of an extraadrenal paraganglioma in the sigma in a patient with recurrent sigmadiverticulitis

Tampakis A, Schlageter M, Oertli D, Misteli H.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016 March

 

Symptomatic giant peritoneal loose body in the pelvic cavity: a case report.

Elsner A, Walensi M, Fuenfschilling M, Rosenberg R, Mechera R.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 Feburary

 

Large ovarian cystadenofibroma causing large bowel obstruction in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome-A case report

Mechera R, Menter T, Oertli D, Hoffmann H.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 January

 

Testicular Metastasis of a Upper Urinary Tract High-grade Papillary Urothelial Carcinoma, 2 Years After Nephroureterectomy.

Kubiak M, Klein J, de Perrot T, Tille JC, Iselin CE.

Urol Case Rep. 2015 November

 

Diabetic foot infections: recent literature and cornerstones of management.

Uçkay I, Gariani K, Dubois-Ferrière V, Suvà D, Lipsky BA.

Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2016 January

 

The DESCARTES-Nantes survey of kidney transplant recipients displaying clinical operational tolerance identifies 35 new tolerant patients and 34 almost tolerant patients.

Massart A, Pallier A, Pascual J, Viklicky O, Budde K, Spasovski G, Klinger M, Sever MS, Sørensen SS, Hadaya K, Oberbauer R, Dudley C, De Fijter JW, Yussim A, Hazzan M, Wekerle T, Berglund D, De Biase C, Pérez-Sáez MJ, Mühlfeld A, Orlando G, Clemente K, Lai Q, Pisani F, Kandus A, Baas M, Bemelman F, Ponikvar JB, Mazouz H, Stratta P, Subra JF, Villemain F, Hoitsma A, Braun L, Cantarell MC, Colak H, Courtney A, Frasca GM, Howse M, Naesens M, Reischig T, Serón D, Seyahi N, Tugmen C, Alonso Hernandez A, Beňa L, Biancone L, Cuna V, Díaz-Corte C, Dufay A, Gaasbeek A, Garnier A, Gatault P, Gentil Govantes MA, Glowacki F, Gross O, Hurault de Ligny B, Huynh-Do U, Janbon B, Jiménez Del Cerro LA, Keller F, La Manna G, Lauzurica R, Le Monies De Sagazan H, Thaiss F, Legendre C, Martin S, Moal MC, Noël C, Pillebout E, Piredda GB, Puga AR, Sulowicz W, Tuglular S, Prokopova M, Chesneau M, Le Moine A, Guérif P, Soulillou JP, Abramowicz M, Giral M, Racapé J, Maggiore U, Brouard S, Abramowicz D.

Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 January

 

Clinical presentation and management of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism of the Swiss Primary Hyperparathyroidism Cohort: a focus on neuro-behavioral and cognitive symptoms.

Trombetti A, Christ ER, Henzen C, Gold G, Brändle M, Herrmann FR, Torriani C, Triponez F, Kraenzlin M, Rizzoli R, Meier C.

J Endocrinol Invest. 2016 January

 

Ipilimumab induced anorectal fistula.

Balaphas A, Restellini S, Robert-Yap J, Morel P, Roche B, Ris F.

J Crohns Colitis. 2015 December

 

Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus Surgical Site Infections.

Marimuthu K, Eisenring MC, Harbarth S, Troillet N.

Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2015 December

 

A significant effect of the KIR ligand HLA-C on fibrosis progression in chronic C hepatitis with or without liver transplantation.

Buhler S, Giostra E, Gbame C, de Rham C, Mullhaupt B, Dufour JF, Majno P, Negro F, Bochud PY, Villard J; Swiss Hepatitis C Cohort Study (SCCS) and Swiss Transplant Cohort Study (STCS).

Liver Int. 2015 December

 

Evaluating Preoperative Models: A Methodologic Contribution.

Fasel JH, Uldin T, Vaucher P, Beinemann J, Stimec B, Schaller K.

World Neurosurg. 2015 December

 

Epidural anesthesia improves pancreatic perfusion and decreases the severity of acute pancreatitis.

Sadowski SM, Andres A, Morel P, Schiffer E, Frossard JL, Platon A, Poletti PA, Bühler L.

World J Gastroenterol. 2015 November

 

Adapting anatomy teaching to surgical trends: a combination of classical dissection, medical imaging, and 3D-printing technologies.

Fasel JH, Aguiar D, Kiss-Bodolay D, Montet X, Kalangos A, Stimec BV, Ratib O.

Surg Radiol Anat. 2015 November

 

Cell rearrangement in transplanted human islets.

Lavallard V, Armanet M, Parnaud G, Meyer J, Barbieux C, Montanari E, Meier R, Morel P, Berney T, Bosco D.

FASEB J. 2015 November

 

Minimally invasive surgery versus percutaneous radio frequency ablation for the treatment of single small (≤3 cm) hepatocellular carcinoma: a case-control study.

Vitali GC, Laurent A, Terraz S, Majno P, Buchs NC, Rubbia-Brandt L, Luciani A, Calderaro J, Morel P, Azoulay D, Toso C.

Surg Endosc. 2015 November

 

Incisional Hernia: Complications & Quality of Life.

Nobaek S, Rogmark P, Petersson U, Hu SB, Sun P, Song ZF, Li M, Cheng X, Guo B, Zhang Y, Zhang C, Zheng QC, Jensen K, Linde K, Jorgensen L, Birolini C, Miranda JS, Utiyama EM, Rasslan S, Sarro G, Rivolta U, Giorgi R, Laterza B, Pigliafreddo S, Serbelloni M, Signorelli F, Torretta F, Huang H, De Paep K, Berrevoet F, Giordano P, Schuld J, Zuegel N, Pullan RD, Montorsi M, Delrio P, Gossetti F, Lemaitre J, Van Kerschaver O, Daniels IR, Feryn T, Griffiths B, Ramshaw B, Gialamas E, Balaphas A, Assalino M, Morel P, Staszewicz W, Bojovic P, Cijan V, Scepanovic M, Duraki R, Bokun Z, Brankovic M, Zahiri H, Sibia U, Gilbert I, Ghanem O, Park A, Belyansky I, Deng X, Wu B, Kang J, Fan YB, Han XF, Chen J, Shen YM, Yang S, Chen FQ.

Hernia. 2015 April

 

Enhanced Reality and Intraoperative Imaging in Colorectal Surgery.

Ris F, Yeung T, Hompes R, Mortensen NJ.

Clin Colon Rectal Surg. 2015 September

 

A low observed-to-expected postoperative mortality ratio in a Swiss high-standard peri-operative care environment - an observational study.

Wickboldt N, Haller G, Delhumeau C, Walder B.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2015 October

 

Surgical management of secondary hyperparathyroidism in chronic kidney disease-a consensus report of the European Society of Endocrine Surgeons.

Lorenz K, Bartsch DK, Sancho JJ, Guigard S, Triponez F.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2015 October

 

Discriminatory influence of Pinpoint perfusion imaging on diversion ileostomy after laparoscopic low anterior resection.

Ris F, Buchs NC, Morel P, Mortensen NJ, Hompes R.

Colorectal Dis. 2015 October

 

Fluorescence angiography in laparoscopic low rectal and anorectal anastomoses with pinpoint perfusion imaging--a critical appraisal with specific focus on leak risk reduction.

James DR, Ris F, Yeung TM, Kraus R, Buchs NC, Mortensen NJ, Hompes RJ.

Colorectal Dis. 2015 October

 

Current status of hepatocyte xenotransplantation.

Meier RP, Navarro-Alvarez N, Morel P, Schuurman HJ, Strom S, Bühler LH.

Int J Surg. 2015 November

 

Laboratory markers predicting severity of acute pancreatitis

Staubli SM, Oertli D, Nebiker CA.

Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci. 2015 December

 

OX40 expression enhances the prognostic significance of CD8 positive lymphocyte infiltration in colorectal cancer

Weixler B, Cremonesi E, Sorge R, Muraro MG, Delko T, Nebiker CA, Däster S, Governa V, Amicarella F, Soysal SD, Kettelhack C, von Holzen UW, Eppenberger-Castori S, Spagnoli GC, Oertli D, Iezzi G, Terracciano L, Tornillo L, Sconocchia G, Droeser RA.

Oncotarget. 2015 November

 

Dual role of tumour-infiltrating T helper 17 cells in human colorectal cancer

Amicarella F, Muraro MG, Hirt C, Cremonesi E, Padovan E, Mele V, Governa V, Han J, Huber X, Droeser RA, Zuber M, Adamina M, Bolli M, Rosso R, Lugli A, Zlobec I, Terracciano L, Tornillo L, Zajac P, Eppenberger-Castori S, Trapani F, Oertli D, Iezzi G.

Gut. 2015 December

 

The immune system and cancer evasion strategies: therapeutic concepts

Muenst S, Läubli H, Soysal SD, Zippelius A, Tzankov A, Hoeller S. 

J Intern Med. 2016 January

 

Delayed Gastric Emptying after Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Analysis of Associated Risk

Factors

Haltmeier T, Kaderli RM, Kurmann A, Beldi G, Angst E, Candinas D, Gloor B.

Am Surg. 2015 November

               

Significant lethality following liver resection in A20 heterozygous knockout mice uncovers a key role for A20 in liver regeneration

Studer P, da Silva CG, Revuelta Cervantes JM, Mele A, Csizmadia E, Siracuse JJ, Damrauer SM, Peterson CR, Candinas D, Stroka DM, Ma A, Bhasin M, Ferran C.

Cell Death Differ. 2015 December

 

CRTC2 polymorphism as a risk factor for the incidence of metabolic syndrome in patients with solid organ transplantation

Quteineh L, Bochud PY, Golshayan D, Crettol S, Venetz JP, Manuel O, Kutalik Z, Treyer A, Lehmann R, Mueller NJ, Binet I, van Delden C, Steiger J, Mohacsi P, Dufour JF, Soccal PM, Pascual M, Eap CB; and The Swiss Transplant Cohort Study.

Pharmacogenomics J. 2015 December

 

Candida Score as a Predictor of Worse Outcomes and Mortality in Severely Injured Trauma Patients with Positive Candida Cultures

Haltmeier T, Inaba K, Effron Z, Dollbaum R, Shulman IA, Benjamin E, Lam L, Demetriades D.

Am Surg. 2015 October

 

Incretin effects, gastric emptying and insulin responses to low oral glucose loads in patients after gastric bypass and lean and obese controls

Wölnerhanssen BK, Meyer-Gerspach AC, Peters T, Beglinger C, Peterli R.

Surg Obes Relat Dis 2015 November

 

Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass lead to equal changes in body composition and energy metabolism 17 months postoperatively: a prospective randomized trial.

Schneider J, Peterli R, Gass M, Slawik M, Peters T, Wölnerhanssen BK.

Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2015 July

 

Management von Komplikationen nach Adipositaschirurgie

Wölnerhanssen B, Peterli R.

Der Chirurg 2015 Oktober

 

Important mitochondrial proteins in human omental adipose tissue show reduced expression in obesity.

Lindinger PW, Christe M, Eberle AN, Kern B, Peterli R, Peters T, Jayawardene KJ, Fearnley IM, Walker JE.

Data Brief. 2015 April

 

Dissociable Behavioral, Physiological and Neural Effects of Acute Glucose and Fructose Ingestion: A Pilot Study.

Wölnerhanssen BK, Meyer-Gerspach AC, Schmidt A, Zimak N, Peterli R, Beglinger C, Borgwardt S.

PLoS One. 2015 June

 

Important mitochondrial proteins in human omental adipose tissue show reduced expression in obesity

Lindinger PW, Christe M, Eberle AN, Kern B, Peterli R, Peters T, Jayawardene KJ, Fearnley IM, Walker JE.

J Proteomics. 2015 June

 

Metabolic vs. hedonic obesity: a conceptual distinction and its clinical implications.

Yu YH, Vasselli JR, Zhang Y, Mechanick JI, Korner J, Peterli R.

Obes Rev. 2015 March

 

Implementation of Enhanced Recovery (ERAS) in Colorectal Surgery

Has a Positive Impact on Non-ERAS Liver Surgery Patients

Labgaa I, Jarrar G, Joliat GR, Allemann P, Gander S, Blanc C, Hübner M,

Demartines N.

World J Surg. 2015 December

 

Successful minimally invasive surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism: influence of preoperative imaging and intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels

Joliat GR, Demartines N, Portmann L, Boubaker A, Matter M.

Langenbecks

Arch Surg. 2015 November

 

Effect of Antecolic versus Retrocolic Gastroenteric Reconstruction after Pancreaticoduodenectomy on Delayed Gastric Emptying: A Meta-Analysis of Six Randomized Controlled Trials

Joliat GR, Labgaa I, Demartines N, Schäfer M, Allemann P.

Dig Surg. 2016 January

 

Robotic-Assisted Surgery Improves the Quality of Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer Compared to Laparoscopy: Results of a Case-Controlled Analysis

Allemann P, Duvoisin C, Di Mare L, Hübner M, Demartines N, Hahnloser D.

World J Surg. 2015 November

 

Prospective Randomized Study to Compare Lymphocele and Lymphorrhea Control Following Inguinal and Axillary Therapeutic Lymph Node Dissection With or Without the Use of an Ultrasonic Scalpel.

Matthey-Gié ML, Gié O, Deretti S, Demartines N, Matter M.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 December

 

Small for size: Laboratory perspective.

Clavien PA, Eshmuminov D.

Liver Transpl. 2015 November

 

Where Oncologic and Surgical Complication Scoring Systems Collide: Time for a New Consensus for CRS/HIPEC.

Lehmann K, Eshmuminov D, Slankamenac K, Kranzbühler B, Clavien PA, Vonlanthen R, Gertsch P.

World J Surg. 2015 December

 

Too Many Languages in the ALPPS: Preventing Another Tower of Babel?

Linecker M, Kron P, Lang H, de Santibañes E, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2016 January

Research in Switzerland 2015

Transrectal Rigid-Hybrid Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Sigmoidectomy for Diverticular Disease: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Lamm SH, Zerz A, Efeoglou A, Steinemann DC.

J Am Coll Surg. 2015 October

 

Hartmann's procedure and laparoscopic reversal versus primary anastomosis and ileostomy closure for left colonic perforation.

Steinemann DC1, Stierle T, Zerz A, Lamm SH, Limani P, Nocito A.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2015 July

 

Microcomplications in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: impact on duration of surgery and costs.

von Strauss Und Torney M, Dell-Kuster S, Hoffmann H, von Holzen U, Oertli D, Rosenthal R.

Surg Endosc. 2015 August

 

Wernicke Encephalopathy: a Future Problem Even After Sleeve Gastrectomy? A Systematic Literature Review.

Kröll D, Laimer M, Borbély YM, Laederach K, Candinas D, Nett PC.

Obes Surg. 2015 October

 

Impact of case-relevant and case-irrelevant communication within the surgical team on surgical-site infection.

Tschan F, Seelandt JC, Keller S, Semmer NK, Kurmann A, Candinas D, Beldi G.

Br J Surg. 2015 October

 

Endothelial- and Platelet-Derived Microparticles Are Generated During Liver Resection in Humans.

Banz Y, Item GM, Vogt A, Rieben R, Candinas D, Beldi G.

J Invest Surg. 2015 September

 

VE1 immunohistochemistry predicts BRAF V600E mutation status and clinical outcome in colorectal cancer.

Schafroth C, Galván JA, Centeno I, Koelzer VH, Dawson HE, Sokol L, Rieger G, Berger MD, Hädrich M, Rosenberg R, Nitsche U, Schnüriger B, Langer R, Inderbitzin D, Lugli A, Zlobec I.

Oncotarget. 2015 October

 

Isolated blunt severe traumatic brain injury in Bern, Switzerland, and the USA: a matched cohort study.

Haltmeier T, Schnüriger B, Benjamin E, Maeder MB, Künzler M, Siboni S, Inaba K, Demetriades D.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 September

 

The impact of an enhanced recovery pathway on nursing workload: A retrospective

cohort study.

Hübner M, Addor V, Slieker J, Griesser AC, Lécureux E, Blanc C, Demartines N.

Int J Surg. 2015 October

 

Multidisciplinary approach of lumbo-sacral chordoma: From oncological treatment to reconstructive surgery.

Garofalo F, di Summa PG, Christoforidis D, Pracht M, Laudato P, Cherix S, Bouchaab H, Raffoul W, Demartines N, Matter M.

J Surg Oncol. 2015 December

 

Cost-benefit analysis of an enhanced recovery protocol for pancreaticoduodenectomy.

Joliat GR, Labgaa I, Petermann D, Hübner M, Griesser AC, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

Br J Surg. 2015 October

 

Prediction of Complications After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Validation of a Postoperative Complication Score.

Joliat GR, Petermann D, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

Pancreas. 2015 November

 

Future development of gastrointestinal cancer incidence and mortality rates in Switzerland: a tumour

registry- and population-based projection up to 2030.

Joliat GR, Hahnloser D, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2015 September

 

Antecolic versus retrocolic duodenoenteric reconstruction after pancreatoduodenectomy.

Joliat GR, Labgaa I, Schäfer M, Demartines N, Allemann P.

HPB (Oxford). 2015 December

 

Management of severe blunt hepatic injury in the era of computed tomography and transarterial embolization: A systematic review and critical appraisal of the literature.

Melloul E, Denys A, Demartines N.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 September

 

Meta-analysis of the predictive value of C-reactive protein for infectious complications in abdominal surgery.


Adamina M, Steffen T, Tarantino I, Beutner U, Schmied BM, Warschkow R.


Br J Surg. 2015 May

 

European evidence based consensus on surgery for ulcerative colitis.


Øresland T, Bemelman WA, Sampietro GM, Spinelli A, Windsor A, Ferrante M, Marteau P, Zmora O, Kotze PG, Espin-Basany E, Tiret E, Sica G, Panis Y, Faerden AE, Biancone L, Angriman I, Serclova Z, de Buck van Overstraeten A, Gionchetti P, Stassen L, Warusavitarne J, Adamina M, Dignass A, Eliakim R, Magro F, D'Hoore A; European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation (ECCO).


J Crohns Colitis. 2015 January

 

Adapting anatomy teaching to surgical trends: a combination of classical dissection, medical imaging, and 3D-printing technologies.

Fasel JH, Aguiar D, Kiss-Bodolay D, Montet X, Kalangos A, Stimec BV, Ratib O.

Surg Radiol Anat. 2015 November

 

Cell rearrangement in transplanted human islets.

Lavallard V, Armanet M, Parnaud G, Meyer J, Barbieux C, Montanari E, Meier R, Morel P, Berney T, Bosco D.

FASEB J. 2015 November

 

Minimally invasive surgery versus percutaneous radio frequency ablation for the treatment of single small (≤3 cm) hepatocellular carcinoma: a case-control study.

Vitali GC, Laurent A, Terraz S, Majno P, Buchs NC, Rubbia-Brandt L, Luciani A, Calderaro J, Morel P, Azoulay D, Toso C.

Surg Endosc. 2015 November

 

Open reduction and internal fixation of osteoporotic acetabular fractures through the ilio-inguinal aproach: use of buttress plates to control medial displacement of the quadrilateral surface. 

Peter RE.

Injury. 2015 Jan

 

Open Data: Can It Prevent Research Fraud, Promote Reproducibility, and Enable Big Data Analytics In Clinical Research?

Myers PO.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 November

 

Incisional Hernia: Complications & Quality of Life.

Nobaek S, Rogmark P, Petersson U, Hu SB, Sun P, Song ZF, Li M, Cheng X, Guo B, Zhang Y, Zhang C, Zheng QC, Jensen K, Linde K, Jorgensen L, Birolini C, Miranda JS, Utiyama EM, Rasslan S, Sarro G, Rivolta U, Giorgi R, Laterza B, Pigliafreddo S, Serbelloni M, Signorelli F, Torretta F, Huang H, De Paep K, Berrevoet F, Giordano P, Schuld J, Zuegel N, Pullan RD, Montorsi M, Delrio P, Gossetti F, Lemaitre J, Van Kerschaver O, Daniels IR, Feryn T, Griffiths B, Ramshaw B, Gialamas E, Balaphas A, Assalino M, Morel P, Staszewicz W, Bojovic P, Cijan V, Scepanovic M, Duraki R, Bokun Z, Brankovic M, Zahiri H, Sibia U, Gilbert I, Ghanem O, Park A, Belyansky I, Deng X, Wu B, Kang J, Fan YB, Han XF, Chen J, Shen YM, Yang S, Chen FQ.

Hernia. 2015 April

 

Factors Associated With Treatment Failure of Infected Pressure Sores.

Jugun K, Richard JC, Lipsky BA, Kressmann B, Pittet-Cuenod B, Suvà D, Modarressi A, Uçkay I.

Ann Surg. 2015 October

 

Ross procedure is a safe treatment option for aortic valve endocarditis: Long-term follow-up of 42 patients.

Ringle A, Richardson M, Juthier F, Rousse N, Polge AS, Coisne A, Duva-Pentiah A, Abda AB, Banfi C, Montaigne D, Vincentelli A, Prat A.

Int J Cardiol. 2015 October

 

A low observed-to-expected postoperative mortality ratio in a Swiss high-standard peri-operative care environment - an observational study.

Wickboldt N, Haller G, Delhumeau C, Walder B.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2015 October

 

Enhanced Reality and Intraoperative Imaging in Colorectal Surgery.

Ris F, Yeung T, Hompes R, Mortensen NJ.

Clin Colon Rectal Surg. 2015 September

 

Nineteen-Millimeter Bioprosthetic Aortic Valves Are Safe and Effective for Elderly Patients With Aortic Stenosis.

Khalpey Z, Myers PO, McGurk S, Schmitto JD, Nauta F, Borstlap W, Wiegerinck E, Wu J, Cohn LH.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 October

 

Factors related to outcome of early and delayed prosthetic joint infections.

Vu DL, Uçkay I, Gonzalez A, Rohner P, Hoffmeyer P, Lübbeke A.

J Infect. 2015 October

 

Diabetic foot infections: what have we learned in the last 30 years?

Uçkay I, Aragón-Sánchez J, Lew D, Lipsky BA.

Int J Infect Dis. 2015 October

 

Surgical management of secondary hyperparathyroidism in chronic kidney disease-a consensus report of the European Society of Endocrine Surgeons.

Lorenz K, Bartsch DK, Sancho JJ, Guigard S, Triponez F.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2015 October

 

Scapular Notching on Kinematic Simulated Range of Motion After Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Is Not the Result of Impingement in Adduction.

Lädermann A, Gueorguiev B, Charbonnier C, Stimec BV, Fasel JH, Zderic I, Hagen J, Walch G.

Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 September

 

Discriminatory influence of Pinpoint perfusion imaging on diversion ileostomy after laparoscopic low anterior resection.

Ris F, Buchs NC, Morel P, Mortensen NJ, Hompes R.

Colorectal Dis. 2015 October

 

Fluorescence angiography in laparoscopic low rectal and anorectal anastomoses with pinpoint perfusion imaging- a critical appraisal with specific focus on leak risk reduction.

James DR, Ris F, Yeung TM, Kraus R, Buchs NC, Mortensen NJ, Hompes RJ.

Colorectal Dis. 2015 October

 

Effect of humeral stem design on humeral position and range of motion in reverse shoulder arthroplasty.

Lädermann A, Denard PJ, Boileau P, Farron A, Deransart P, Terrier A, Ston J, Walch G.

Int Orthop. 2015 November

 

Supraspinatus Intramuscular Calcified Hematoma or Necrosis Associated with Tendon Tear.

Lädermann A, Genevay M, Abrassart S, Schwitzguébel AJ.

Case Rep Orthop. 2015 August

 

Current status of hepatocyte xenotransplantation.

Meier RP, Navarro-Alvarez N, Morel P, Schuurman HJ, Strom S, Bühler LH.

Int J Surg. 2015 September

 

Leaflet migration in an aortic bileaflet mechanical prosthesis.

Guinand A, Cikirikcioglu M, Mugnai D, Rigamonti F.

Eur Heart J. 2015 September

 

Associations of diabetes mellitus with orthopaedic infections.

Al-Mayahi M, Cian A, Kressmann B, de Kalbermatten B, Rohner P, Egloff M, Jafaar J, Malacarne S, Miozzari HH, Uçkay I.

Infect Dis (Lond). 2016 January

 

Left ventricular free wall rupture contained by an apical pseudo-aneurysm.

Depboylu BC, Hachulla AL, Testuz A, Cikirikcioglu M.

Eur Heart J. 2015 November

 

Improved liver function after portal vein embolization and an elective right hepatectomy.

Meier RP, Toso C, Terraz S, Breguet R, Berney T, Andres A, Jannot AS, Rubbia-Brandt L, Morel P, Majno PE.

HPB (Oxford). 2015 November

 

Traumatic thoracic aortic rupture: Caught between a thoracic vertebral osteophyte and a hard place.

Myers PO, Hachulla-Lemaire AL, Murith N.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 August

 

Utilization of organs from donors after circulatory death for vascularized pancreas and islet of Langerhans transplantation: recommendations from an expert group.

Berney T, Boffa C, Augustine T, Badet L, de Koning E, Pratschke J, Socci C, Friend P.

Transpl Int. 2015 September

 

Hyperglycemia Interacts with Ischemia in a Synergistic Way on Wound Repair and Myofibroblast Differentiation.

Tobalem M, Lévigne D, Modarressi A, Atashi F, Villard F, Hinz B, Pittet-Cuénod B.

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2015 August

 

Administration of antibiotic agents before intraoperative sampling in orthopedic infections alters culture results.

Al-Mayahi M, Cian A, Lipsky BA, Suvà D, Müller C, Landelle C, Miozzari HH, Uçkay I.

J Infect. 2015 November

 

Modest overall survival improvements from 1998 to 2009 in metastatic gastric cancer patients: population-based SEER analysis

Ebinger SM, Warschkow R, Tarantino I, Schmied BM, Güller U, Schiesser M.

Gastric Cancer, 2015 September

 

Anastomotic leakage after curative rectal cancer resection has no impact on long-term survival; propensity score analysis

Ebinger SM, Warschkow R, Tarantino I, Schmied BM, Marti L.

Int J Colorectal Dis, 2015 August

 

Palliative resection of the primary tumor in 442 metastasized neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas: a population-based, propensity score-matched survival analysis

Hüttner FJ, Schneider L, Tarantino I, Warschkow R, Schmied BM, Hackert T, Diener MK, Büchler MW, Ulrich A.

Langenbecks Arch Surg, 2015 August

 

Chronische Nausea und Emesis mit Gewichtsabnahme

Sawatzki M, Neff A, Brunner W, Laux PM, Meyenberger C, Borovicka J.

Swiss Medical Forum, 2015 October

 

Endolumenal colon occlusion reduces peritoneal contamination during a transrectal NOTES procedure: a controlled porcine survival study

Senft JD, Carstensen B, Mischnik A, Warschkow R, Müller-Stich BP, Linke GR.

Surg Endosc, 2015 October

 

Long-Term survival is not impaired after the complete resection of neuroendocrine tumors of the appendix

Steffen T, Ebinger SM, Warschkow R, Lüthi C, Schmied BM, Clerici T.

World J Surg, 2015 November

 

Intranodal mapping using carbon dye results in more accurate lymph node staging in colon cancer patients

Weixler B, Warschkow R, Zettl A, Riehle H-M, Güller U, Viehl CT, Zuber M.

World J Surg, 2015 October

 

Prediction of Mortality After ALPPS Stage-1: An Analysis of 320 Patients From the International ALPPS Registry.

Schadde E, Raptis DA, Schnitzbauer AA, Ardiles V, Tschuor C, Lesurtel M, Abdalla EK, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Jovine E, Machado M, Malago M, Robles-Campos R, Petrowsky H, Santibanes ED, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2015 November

 

First Comparison of Hypothermic Oxygenated PErfusion Versus Static Cold Storage of Human Donation After Cardiac Death Liver Transplants: An International-matched Case Analysis.

Dutkowski P, Polak WG, Muiesan P, Schlegel A, Verhoeven CJ, Scalera I, DeOliveira ML, Kron P, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2015 November

 

Laparoscopic Living Donor Left Lateral Sectionectomy: A New Standard Practice for Donor Hepatectomy.

Soubrane O, de Rougemont O, Kim KH, Samstein B, Mamode N, Boillot O, Troisi RI, Scatton O, Cauchy F, Lee SG, Griesemer A, Ahmed Z, Clavien PA, Cherqui D.

Ann Surg. 2015 November

 

Cosmesis and Body Image in Patients Undergoing Single-port Versus Conventional Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Multicenter Double-blinded Randomized Controlled Trial (SPOCC-trial).

Lurje G, Raptis DA, Steinemann DC, Amygdalos I, Kambakamba P, Petrowsky H, Lesurtel M, Zehnder A, Wyss R, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.

Ann Surg. 2015 November

 

Effects of Art on Surgical Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Vetter D, Barth J, Uyulmaz S, Uyulmaz S, Vonlanthen R, Belli G, Montorsi M, Bismuth H, Witt CM, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2015 November

 

Is single portal vein approach sufficient for hypothermic machine perfusion of DCD liver grafts?

Schlegel A, Kron P, De Oliveira ML, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.

J Hepatol. 2015 October

 

 

Significant lethality following liver resection in A20 heterozygous knockout mice uncovers a key role for A20 in liver regeneration

Studer P, da Silva CG, Revuelta Cervantes JM, Mele A, Csizmadia E, Siracuse JJ, Damrauer SM, Peterson CR, Candinas D, Stroka DM, Ma A, Bhasin M, Ferran C.

Cell Death Differ. 2015 May

 

Preoperative Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor imaging reduces surgical trauma and pancreatic tissue loss in insulinoma patients: a report of three cases

Wenning AS, Kirchner P, Antwi K, Fani M, Wild D, Christ E, Gloor B.

Patient Saf Surg. 2015 June

 

Localization of Hidden Insulinomas with 68Ga-DOTA-Exendin-4 PET/CT: A Pilot Study

Antwi K, Fani M, Nicolas G, Rottenburger C, Heye T, Reubi JC, Gloor B, Christ E, Wild D.

J Nucl Med. 2015 July

 

Non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring in trauma patients

Kuster M, Exadaktylos A, Schnüriger B.

World J Emerg Surg. 2015 March

 

Severe postoperative wound healing disturbance in a patient with alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency: the impact of augmentation therapy

Cathomas M, Schüller A, Candinas D, Inglin R.

Int Wound J. 2015 March

 

Does perioperative nutrition and oral carbohydrate load sustainably preserve muscle mass after bariatric surgery? A randomized control trial

Azagury DE, Ris F, Pichard C, Volonté F, Karsegard L, Huber O.

Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2015 July

 

Donor hypernatremia before procurement and early outcomes following pediatric liver transplantation

Kaseje N, McLin V, Toso C, Poncet A, Wildhaber BE.

Liver Transpl. 2015 August

 

Robotic technology: Optimizing the outcomes in rectal cancer?

Buchs NC.

World J Clin Oncol. 2015 June

 

mTOR inhibitor therapy: Does it prevent HCC recurrence after liver transplantation?

Duvoux C, Toso C.

Transplant Rev. 2015 July

 

Inflammatory chemokines MIP-1δ and MIP-3α are involved in the migration of multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells induced by hepatoma cells

Lejmi E, Perriraz N, Clément S, Morel P, Baertschiger R, Christofilopoulos P, Meier R, Bosco D, Bühler LH, Gonelle-Gispert C.

Stem Cells Dev. 2015 May

 

A meta-analysis of extended versus standard lymphadenectomy in patients undergoing pancreatoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Orci LA, Meyer J, Combescure C, Bühler L, Berney T, Morel P, Toso C.

HPB. 2015 July

 

Cadherin engagement improves insulin secretion of single human-cells

Parnaud G, Lavallard V, Bedat B, Matthey-Doret D, Morel P, Berney T, Bosco D.

Diabetes. 2015 March

 

Short-term intravenous antibiotic treatment in uncomplicated diverticulitis does not increase the risk of recurrence compared to long-term treatment

Scarpa CR, Buchs NC, Poncet A, Konrad-Mugnier B, Gervaz P, Morel P, Ris F.

Ann Coloproctol. 2015 April

 

Total tumor volume and alpha-fetoprotein for selection of transplant candidates with hepatocellular carcinoma: A prospective validation

Toso C, Meeberg G, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Dufour JF, Marotta P, Majno P, Kneteman NM.

Hepatology. 2015 July

 

Could hyponatremia be a marker of anastomotic leakage after colorectal surgery? A single center analysis of 1,106 patients over 5 years

Käser SA, Nitsche U, Maak M, Michalski CW, Späth C, Müller TC, Maurer CA, Janssen KP, Kleeff J, Friess H, Bader FG.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2014 August

 

Primary wound closure with a Limberg flap vs. secondary wound healing after excision of a pilonidal sinus: a multicentre randomised controlled study

Zengaffinen R, Uhlmann M, Glaser C, Maurer CA.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2015 January

 

Mucinous and signet-ring cell colorectal cancers differ from classical adenocarcinomas in tumor biology and prognosis

Nitsche U, Zimmermann A, Späth C, Müller T, Maak M, Schuster T, Slotta-Huspenina J, Käser SA, Michalski CW, Janssen KP, Friess H, Rosenberg R, Bader FG.

Ann Surg. 2013

 

Outcome after surgery for acute right-sided colonic ischemia without feasible vascular intervention: a single center experience of 58 patients over 6 years

Käser SA, Müller TC, Guggemos A, Nitsche U, Späth C, Maurer CA, Janssen KP, Kleeff J, Friess H, Wilhelm D, Bader FG.

BMC Surg. 2015 March

 

Enlargement of umbilical incision in standard laparoscopic cholecystectomy is frequently necessary: An argument for the single incision approach?

Glauser PM, Käser SA, Berov S, Walensi M, Kuhnt E, Maurer CA.

Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2015 June

 

Adenocarcinomas of the upper third of the rectum and the rectosigmoid junction seem to have similar prognosis as colon cancers even without radiotherapy, SAKK 40/87

Käser SA, Froelicher J, Li Q, Müller S, Metzger U, Castiglione M, Laffer UT, Maurer CA.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2014 August

 

A randomized, double-blind study of the effects of omega-3 fatty acids (Omegaven™) on outcome after major liver resection

Linecker M, Limani P, Botea F, Popescu I, Alikhanov R, Efanov M, Kim P, Khatkov I, Raptis DA, Tschuor C, Beck-Schimmer B, Bonvini J, Wirsching A, Kron P, Slankamenac K, Humar B, Graf R, Petrowsky H, Clavien PA.

BMC Gastroenterol. 2015 August

 

MR imaging features for improved diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in the non-cirrhotic liver: Multi-center evaluation

Fischer MA, Raptis DA, Donati OF, Hunziker R, Schade E, Sotiropoulos GC, McCall J, Bartlett A, Bachellier P, Frilling A, Breitenstein S, Clavien PA, Alkadhi H, Patak MA.

Eur J Radiol. 2015 July

 

Inguinal hernia repair in Switzerland

Tschuor C, Metzger J, Clavien PA, Vonlanthen R, Lehmann K.

Hernia. 2015 May

 

Novel Approach to Major Surgery: Tracking Its Pathophysiologic Footprints

Mantziari S, Hübner M, Coti-Bertrand P, Pralong F, Demartines N, Schäfer M. A

World J Surg. 2015 August

 

Lymphohistiocytosis and Gastrointestinal Bleeding: What a Surgeon Should Know

Popeskou S, Gavillet M, Demartines N, Christoforidis D.

Hemophagocytic Case Rep Surg. 2015 June

 

Loperamide-induced recurrent acute pancreatitis

Labgaa I, Uldry E, Doerig C, Schmidt S, Demartines N, Halkic N.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol. 2015 July

 

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for failed gastric banding: outcomes in 642 patients

Fournier P, Gero D, Dayer-Jankechova A, Allemann P, Demartines N, Marmuse JP, Suter M.

Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2015 April

 

Outcomes After Liver Resection for Hepatic Alveolar Echinococcosis: A Single-Center Cohort Study

Joliat GR, Melloul E, Petermann D, Demartines N, Gillet M, Uldry E, Halkic N.

World J Surg. 2015 June

 

A new formula for calculating standard liver volume for living donor liver transplantation without using body weight

Kokudo T, Hasegawa K, Uldry E, Matsuyama Y, Kaneko J, Akamatsu N, Aoki T, Sakamoto Y, Demartines N, Sugawara Y, Kokudo N, Halkic N.

J Hepatol. 2015 June

 

Incidence and Risk Factors of Abdominal Complications After Lung Transplantation

Grass F, Schäfer M, Cristaudi A, Berutto C, Aubert JD, Gonzalez M, Demartines N, Ris HB, Soccal PM, Krueger T.

World J Surg. 2015 September

 

Blocking the epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition pathway abrogates resistance to anti-folate chemotherapy in lung cancer

Liang SQ, Marti TM, Dorn P, Froment L, Hall SR, Berezowska S, Kocher G, Schmid RA, Peng RW.

Cell Death Dis. 2015 July

 

Total inverse transgastric resection with transoral specimen removal.

Lamm SH, Steinemann DC, Linke GR, Eucker D, Simon T, Zerz A, Stoll R.

Surg Endosc. 2014 Dec 25

 

External assessment of the Early Mortality Risk Score in patients with adenocarcinoma undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy.

Joliat GR, Petermann D, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

HPB (Oxford). 2015 Apr 23.

 

Cystic lymphangioma of the adrenal gland: report of a case and review of the literature.

Joliat GR, Melloul E, Djafarrian R, Schmidt S, Fontanella S, Yan P, Demartines N, Halkic N

World J Surg Oncol. 2015 Feb 15;13(1):58.

 

Rectal enema is an alternative to full mechanical bowel preparation for primary rectal cancer surgery.

Pittet O, Nocito A, Balke H, Duvoisin C, Clavien PA, Demartines N, Hahnloser D.

Colorectal Dis. 2015 Apr 16.

 

Use of the nutritional risk score by surgeons and nutritionists.

Benoit M, Grass F, Demartines N, Coti-Bertrand P, Schäfer M, Hübner M.

Clin Nutr. 2015 Jan 28.

 

Preoperative nutritional screening by the specialist instead of   the nutritional risk score might prevent excess nutrition: a multivariate analysis of nutritional risk factors.

Grass F, Hübner M, Schäfer M, Ballabeni P, Cerantola Y, Demartines N, Pralong  FP, Bertrand PC.

Nutr J. 2015 Apr 16;14(1):37.

 

Survival After Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastasis to the Thyroid: Single Center Experience and Systematic Review of the Literature.

Beutner U, Leowardi C, Bork U, Lüthi C, Tarantino I, Pahernik S, Wente MN, Büchler MW, Schmied BM, Müller SA.

Thyroid, 2015. 25 (3): 314-24.

  

Impact of clinical risk scores and BRAF V600E mutation status on outcome in papillary thyroid cancer.

Niederer-Wust SM, Jochum W, Forbs D, Brändle M, Bilz S, Clerici T, Oettli R, Müller J, Haile SR, Ess S, Stoeckli SJ, Broglie MA.

Surgery, 2015. 157 (1): 119-25.

 

Eine seltene Differenzialdiagnose der akuten Appendizitis.

Holtz A-K, Plebani A, Talsky N, Itin H, Letta C.

Chirurg, 2015.

 

Meta-analysis of the predictive value of C-reactive protein for infectious complications in abdominal surgery.

Adamina M, Steffen T, Tarantino I, Beutner U, Schmied BM, Warschkow R.

Br J Surg, 2015. 102 (6): 590-8.

 

Anastomotic leakage after laparoscopic single-port sigmoid resection: combined transanal and transabdominal minimal invasive management.

Brunner W, Rossetti A, Vines LC, Kalak N, Bischofberger SA.

Surg Endosc, 2015.

 

Body Packing: From Seizures to Laparotomy.

Janczak JM, Beutner U, Hasler K.

Case Rep Emerg Med, 2015.

 

Detailed assessment of microvasculature markers in non-small cell lung cancer reveals potentially clinically relevant characteristics.

Pomme G, Augustin F, Fiegl M, Droeser RA, Sterlacci W, Tzankov A.

Virchows Arch. 2015 Apr 9.

 

Definition and Classification of Intraoperative Complications (CLASSIC): Delphi Study and Pilot Evaluation.

Rosenthal R, Hoffmann H, Clavien PA, Bucher HC, Dell-Kuster S.

World J Surg. 2015 Feb 10.

 

The PD-1/PD-L1 pathway: biological background and clinical relevance of an emerging treatment target in immunotherapy.

Muenst S, Soysal SD, Tzankov A, Hoeller S.

Expert Opin Ther Targets. 2015 Feb;19(2):201-11.

 

Myenteric plexitis at the proximal resection margin is a predictive marker for surgical recurrence of ileocaecal Crohn's disease.

Misteli H, Koh CE, Wang LM, Mortensen NJ, George B, Guy R.

Colorectal Dis. 2015 Apr;17(4):304-10.

 

Severe postoperative wound healing disturbance in a patient with alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency: the impact of augmentation therapy.

Cathomas M, Schüller A, Candinas D, Inglin R.

Int Wound J. 2015 Mar 26.

 

Accumulation of FOXP3+T-cells in the tumor microenvironment is associated with an epithelial-mesenchymal-transition-type tumor budding phenotype and is an independent prognostic factor in surgically resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

Wartenberg M, Zlobec I, Perren A, Koelzer VH, Gloor B, Lugli A, Karamitopoulou E.

Oncotarget. 2015 Feb 28;6(6):4190-201.

 

Tumor budding in colorectal cancer revisited: results of a multicenter interobserver study.

Koelzer VH, Zlobec I, Berger MD, Cathomas G, Dawson H, Dirschmid K, Hädrich M, Inderbitzin D, Offner F, Puppa G, Seelentag W, Schnüriger B, Tornillo L, Lugli A.

Virchows Arch. 2015 Feb 21.

 

TWIST1 and TWIST2 promoter methylation and protein expression in tumor stroma influence the epithelial-mesenchymal transition-like tumor budding phenotype in colorectal cancer.

Galván JA, Helbling M, Koelzer VH, Tschan MP, Berger MD, Hädrich M, Schnüriger B, Karamitopoulou E, Dawson H, Inderbitzin D, Lugli A, Zlobec I.

Oncotarget. 2015 Jan 20;6(2):874-85.

 

Microencapsulated human mesenchymal stem cells decrease liver fibrosis in mice.

Meier RP, Mahou R, Morel P, Meyer J, Montanari E, Muller YD, Christofilopoulos P, Wandrey C, Gonelle-Gispert C, Bühler LH.

J Hepatol. 2015 Mar;62(3):634-41.

 

Absence of amyloid deposition in human islets transplantation after 13 years insulin independence.

Muller YD, Morel P, Berney T.

Transplantation. 2015 Apr;99(4):e31-2.

 

Management of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors in patients with MEN 1.

Sadowski SM, Triponez F.

Gland Surg. 2015 Feb;4(1):63-8.

 

Robotic general surgery: current practice, evidence, and perspective.

Jung M, Morel P, Buehler L, Buchs NC, Hagen ME.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2015 Apr;400(3):283-92.

 

Rectal outcomes after a liver-first treatment of patients with stage IV rectal cancer.

Buchs NC, Ris F, Majno PE, Andres A, Cacheux W, Gervaz P, Roth AD, Terraz S, Rubbia-Brandt L, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Mar;22(3):931-7.

  

Surgical management of patients with colorectal cancer and simultaneous liver and lung metastases.

Andres A, Mentha G, Adam R, Gerstel E, Skipenko OG, Barroso E, Lopez-Ben S, Hubert C, Majno PE, Toso C.

Br J Surg. 2015 May;102(6):691-9.

 

Pankreaskarzinom - eine heilbare Erkrankung.

Limani P, Samaras P, Lesurtel M, Graf R, DeOliveira ML, Petrowsky H, Clavien PA.

Praxis (Bern 1994). 2015 Apr 1;104(9):453-60.

 

Epidural analgesia and perioperative kidney function after major liver resection.

Kambakamba P, Slankamenac K, Tschuor C, Kron P, Wirsching A, Maurer K, Petrowsky H, Clavien PA, Lesurtel M.

Br J Surg. 2015 Apr 15.

 

Conditioning With Sevoflurane in Liver Transplantation: Results of a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial.

Beck-Schimmer B, Bonvini JM, Schadde E, Dutkowski P, Oberkofler CE, Lesurtel M, DeOliveira ML, Figueira ER, Rocha Filho JA, Auler JO Jr, D'Albuquerque LA, Reyntjens K, Wouters P, Rogiers X, Debaerdemaeker L, Ganter MT, Weber A, Puhan MA, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.

Transplantation. 2015 Mar 12.

 

Is partial-ALPPS safer than ALPPS? A single-center experience.

Petrowsky H, Györi G, de Oliveira M, Lesurtel M, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2015 Apr;261(4):e90-2.

 

A Promising New Device for the Prevention of Parastomal Hernia

Hoffmann H, Oertli D, Soysal S, Zingg U, Hahnloser D, Kirchhoff P.

Surg Innov. 2014 Nov 27

 

Histone deacetylase inhibitors and colorectal cancer: what is new?

Tampakis A, Tampaki EC, Nebiker CA, Kouraklis G.

Anticancer Agents Med Chem. 2014;14(9):1220-7

 

Internal hernia in late pregnancy after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Gruetter F, Kraljević M, Nebiker CA, Delko T.

BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Dec 23;2014

 

Swelling of the right thigh for over 30 years-The rare finding of a De Garengeot hernia

Schäfer HM, von Holzen U, Nebiker C.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2014;5(12):1120-2

 

High Frequency of CD8 Positive Lymphocyte Infiltration Correlates with Lack of Lymph Node Involvement in Early Rectal Cancer

Däster S, Eppenberger-Castori S, Hirt Ch.

Disease Markers, vol. 2014, Article ID 792183, 2014

 

The Value of Serial Serum Lactate Measurements in Predicting the Extent of Ischemic Bowel and Outcome of Patients Suffering Acute Mesenteric Ischemia

Studer P, Vaucher A, Candinas D, Schnüriger B.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Jan 30

 

Laparoscopically assisted ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Schucht P, Banz V, Trochsler M, Iff S, Krähenbühl AK, Reinert M, Beck J, Raabe A, Candinas D, Kuhlen D, Mariani L.

J Neurosurg. 2014 Dec 23:1-10

 

Current aspects and future prospects of total anorectal reconstruction critical and comprehensive review of the literature

Inglin RA, Eberli D, Brügger LE, Sulser T, Williams NS, Candinas D.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2014 Nov 19

 

Computer planned, image-guided combined resection and ablation for bilobar colorectal liver metastases

Banz VM, Baechtold M, Weber S, Peterhans M, Inderbitzin D, Candinas D.

World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Oct 28;20(40):14992-6

 

Impact of team familiarity in the operating room on surgical complications

Kurmann A, Keller S, Tschan-Semmer F, Seelandt J, Semmer NK, Candinas D, Beldi G.

World J Surg. 2014 Dec;38(12):3047-52

 

Efficient and safe small-bowel adhesiolysis

Klasen J, Wenning A, Storni F, Angst E, Gloor B.

Dig Surg. 2014;31(4-5):324-6

 

Compliance with preoperative oral nutritional supplements in patients at nutritional risk─only a question of will?

Grass F, Bertrand PC, Schäfer M, Ballabeni P, Cerantola Y, Demartines N, Hübner M.

Eur J Clin Nutr. 2015 Jan 21

 

Risk Factors for Incisional and Organ Space Surgical Site Infections After Liver Resection are Different

Kokudo T, Uldry E, Demartines N, Halkic N.

World J Surg. 2015 Jan 6

 

Sagittal Abdominal Diameter is a Better Predictor than Body Mass Index for Duration of Laparoscopic Left Colectomy

Clerc D, Blaser B, Demartines N, Christoforidis D.

World J Surg. 2014 Nov 21

 

Laparoscopic Pancreatic Enucleation With End-to-End Pancreatic Duct Reconstruction

Kokudo T, Petermann D, Demartines N, Halkic N.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Oct 29

 

Impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy on postoperative outcomes after esophageal cancer resection: results of a European multicenter study

Gronnier C, Tréchot B, Duhamel A, Mabrut JY, Bail JP, Carrere N, Lefevre JH, Brigand C, Vaillant JC, Adham M, Msika S, Demartines N, El Nakadi I, Piessen G, Meunier B, Collet D, Mariette C; FREGAT Working Group- FRENCH-AFC, Luc G, Cabau M, Jougon J, Badic B, Lozach P, Cappeliez S, Lebreton G, Alves A, Flamein R, PezetD, Pipitone F, Iuga BS, Contival N, Pappalardo E, Mantziari S, Hec F, Vanderbeken, M, Tessier W, Briez N, Fredon F, Gainant A, Mathonnet M, Bigourdan JM, Mezoughi, S, Ducerf C, Baulieux J, Pasquer A, Baraket O, Poncet G, Vaudoyer D, Enfer J, Villeneuve L, Glehen O, Coste T, Fabre JM, Marchal F, Frisoni R, Ayav A, Brunaud L, Bresler L, Cohen C, Aze O, Venissac N, Pop D, Mouroux J, Donici I, Prudhomme M, Felli E, Lisunfui S, Seman M, Petit GG, Karoui M, Tresallet C, Ménégaux F, Hannoun L, Malgras B, Lantuas D, Pautrat

K, Pocard M, Valleur P.

Ann Surg. 2014 Nov;260(5):764-70

 

Transkutane elektrische tibiale Nervenstimulation als Behandlung von Stuhlinkontinenz : Eine randomisierte Untersuchung (CONSORT 1a)

Marti L, Maurus C.

Urologe A, 2014. 53 (10): 1523-4.

 

Baseline mortality-adjusted survival in resected rectal cancer patients

Tarantino I, Müller SA, Warschkow R, Kulu Y, Schmied BM, Büchler MW, Ulrich A.

J Gastrointest Surg, 2014. 18 (10): 1837-44

 

Prognostic Relevance of Palliative Primary Tumor Removal in 37,793 Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Population-Based, Propensity Score-Adjusted Trend Analysis

Tarantino I, Warschkow R, Worni M, Cerny T, Ulrich A, Schmied BM, Güller U.

Ann Surg, 2014

 

Anastomotic Leakage Is Associated with Impaired Overall and Disease-Free Survival after Curative Rectal Cancer Resection: A Propensity Score Analysis

Kulu Y, Tarantio I, Warschkow R, Kny S, Schneider M, Schmied BM, Büchler MW, Ulrich A.

Ann Surg Oncol, 2014

 

Quantification of contralateral differences of the scaphoid: a comparison of bone geometry in three dimensions

Letta C, Schweizer A, Furnstahl P.

Anat Res Int, 2014

 

European evidence based consensus on surgery for ulcerative colitis

Oresland T, Bemelman W, Sampietro G, Spinelli A, Windsor A, Tiret E, Sica G, Panis Y, Faerden A, Biancone L, Angriman I, Serclova Z, De Buck A, Gionchetti P, Stassen L, Warusavitarne J, Adamina M, Dignass A, Eliakim R, Magro F, D'Hoore A.

J Crohns Colitis, 2014. 9 (1): 4-25

 

Anatomical considerations for transanal minimal-invasive surgery: the caudal to cephalic approach

Aigner F, Hormann R, Fritsch H, Pratschke J, D'Hoore A, Brenner E, Williams N, Biebl M, Weiss H, Herbst F, Panis Y, Brunner W, Morales- Conde S, Zorron R, Sileri P, Boni L, de Graaf E, Jr., Scherer R, Shamiyeh A, Klaus A, Tse C, Mittermair R.

Colorectal Dis, 2014

 

Enhancement of islet engraftment and achievement of long-term islet allograft survival by toll-like receptor 4 blockade

Giovannoni L, Muller YD, Lacotte S, Parnaud G, Borot S, Meier RP, Lavallard V, Bédat B, Toso C, Daubeuf B, Elson G, Shang L, Morel P, Kosco-Vilbois M, Bosco D, Berney T.

Transplantation. 2015 Jan 15;99(1):29-35

 

Impact of recipient body mass index on short-term and long-term survival of pancreatic grafts

Bédat B, Niclauss N, Jannot AS, Andres A, Toso C, Morel P, Berney T.

Transplantation. 2015 Jan 15;99(1):94-9

 

Liver resection in patients with eight or more colorectal liver metastases

Viganò L, Capussotti L, Majno P, Toso C, Ferrero A, De Rosa G, Rubbia- Brandt L, Mentha G.

Br J Surg. 2015 Jan;102(1):92-101

 

Outcomes of combined liver-kidney transplantation in children: analysis of the scientific registry of transplant recipients

Calinescu AM, Wildhaber BE, Poncet A, Toso C, McLin VA.

Am J Transplant. 2014 Dec;14(12):2861-8

 

Laparoscopic versus robotic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: lessons and long-term follow-up learned from a large prospective monocentric study

Buchs NC, Morel P, Azagury DE, Jung M, Chassot G, Huber O, Hagen ME, Pugin F.

Obes Surg. 2014 Dec;24(12):2031-9.

 

Risk factors for early and late biliary complications in pediatric liver transplantation

Lüthold SC, Kaseje N, Jannot AS, Mentha G, Majno P, Toso C, Belli DC, McLin VA, Wildhaber BE.

Pediatr Transplant. 2014 Dec;18(8):822-30

 

Clinical outcome in acute small bowel obstruction after surgical or conservative management

Meier RP, de Saussure WO, Orci LA, Gutzwiller EM, Morel P, Ris F, Schwenter F.

World J Surg. 2014 Dec;38(12):3082-8

 

Histologic confirmation of a biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy by performing 3-dimensional transrectal ultrasonographyguided biopsy with fusion to magnetic resonance imaging

Klein J, Benamran DA, Vallee JP, Iselin CE.

Urology. 2014 Nov;84(5):e17-8

 

Cadherin engagement improves insulin secretion of single human-cells

Parnaud G, Lavallard V, Bedat B, Matthey-Doret D, Morel P, Berney T, Bosco D.

Diabetes. 2014 Oct 2

 

Biodegradable materials for surgical management of infective endocarditis: new solution or a dead end street?

Myers PO, Cikirikcioglu M, Kalangos A.

BMC Surg. 2014 Aug 3;14:48

 

Robotic single-site combined cholecystectomy and hysterectomy: Advantages and limits.

Pluchino N, Buchs NC, Drakopoulos P, Wenger JM, Morel P, Dällenbach P.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2014;5(12):1025-7

 

Reply to letter: "chemotherapy before liver resection of colorectal metastases: friend or foe?"

Lehmann K, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2015 Feb;261(2):e36-7

 

An outcome and cost analysis of anal fistula plug insertion versus endorectal advancement flap for complex anal fistulae

Fisher OM, Raptis DA, Vetter D, Novak A, Dindo D, Hahnloser D, Clavien PA, Nocito A.

Colorectal Dis. 2014 Dec 31

 

Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Feasibility, Safety, and Efficacy of a Novel Procedure: Associating Liver Partition and Portal Vein Ligation for Staged Hepatectomy

Schadde E, Schnitzbauer AA, Tschuor C, Raptis DA, Bechstein WO, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Dec 2

 

Warm vs. cold perfusion techniques to rescue rodent liver grafts

Schlegel A, Kron P, Graf R, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2014 Dec;61(6):1267-75

 

Molecular detection of hepatitis E virus (HEV) in liver biopsies after liver transplantation

Protzer U, Böhm F, Longerich T, Seebach J, Heidary Navid M, Friemel J, Marques-Maggio E, Bawohl M, Heikenwalder M, Schirmacher P, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA, Schemmer P, Schnitzler P, Gotthardt D, Müllhaupt B, Weber A.

Mod Pathol. 2014 Nov 21

 

ALPPS: from human to mice highlighting accelerated and novel mechanisms of liver regeneration

Schlegel A, Lesurtel M, Melloul E, Limani P, Tschuor C, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2014 Nov;260(5):839-46

 

Early survival and safety of ALPPS: first report of the International ALPPS Registry

Schadde E, Ardiles V, Robles-Campos R, Malago M, Machado M, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Soubrane O, Schnitzbauer AA, Raptis D, Tschuor C, Petrowsky H, De Santibanes E, Clavien PA; ALPPS Registry Group

Ann Surg. 2014 Nov;260(5):829-36

 

The comprehensive complication index: a novel and more sensitive endpoint for assessing outcome and reducing sample size in randomized controlled trials

Slankamenac K, Nederlof N, Pessaux P, de Jonge J, Wijnhoven BP, Breitenstein S, Oberkofler CE, Graf R, Puhan MA, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2014 Nov;260(5):757-6210

Research in Switzerland 2014

Hübner M, Blanc C, Roulin D, Winiker M, Gander S, Demartines N.

Randomized Clinical Trial on Epidural Versus Patient-Controlled Analgesia for Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Within an Enhanced Recovery Pathway.

Ann Surg. 2014 Aug 12.

 

Dufour M, Faes S, Dormond-Meuwly A, Demartines N, Dormond O.

PGE2-induced colon cancer growth is mediated by mTORC1.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2014 Sep 5;451(4):587-91.

 

Lee JT, Marquez TT, Clerc D, Gie O, Demartines N, Madoff RD, Rothenberger DA, Christoforidis D.

Pursestring closure of the stoma site leads to fewer wound infections: results from a multicenter randomized controlled trial.

Dis Colon Rectum. 2014 Nov;57(11):1282-9.

 

Diana M, Halvax P, Pop R, Schlagowski I, Bour G, Liu YY, Legner A, Diemunsch P, Geny B, Dallemagne B, Beaujeux R, Demartines N, Marescaux J.

Gastric Supply Manipulation to Modulate Ghrelin Production and Enhance Vascularization to the Cardia: Proof of the Concept in a Porcine Model.

Surg Innov. 2014 Oct 7.

 

Aahlin EK, von Meyenfeldt M, Dejong CH, Ljungqvist O, Fearon KC, Lobo DN, Demartines N, Revhaug A, Wigmore SJ, Lassen K.

Functional recovery is considered the most important target: a survey of dedicated professionals.

Perioper Med (Lond). 2014 Jul 30;3:5.

 

Toward a better liver graft allocation that accounts for candidates with and without hepatocellular carcinoma.

Toso C, Mazzaferro V, Bruix J, Freeman R, Mentha G, Majno P.

Am J Transplant. 2014 Oct;14(10):2221-7.

 

Has the gap between pancreas and islet transplantation closed? Niclauss N, Morel P, Berney T.

Transplantation. 2014 Sep 27;98(6):593-9.

 

The role of hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury and liver parenchymal quality on cancer recurrence. Orci LA, Lacotte S, Oldani G, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C.

Dig Dis Sci. 2014 Sep;59(9):2058-68.

 

Islet of Langerhans isolation from pediatric and juvenile donor pancreases. Meier RP, Sert I, Morel P, Muller YD, Borot S, Badet L, Toso C, Bosco D, Berney T.

Transpl Int. 2014 Sep;27(9):949-55.

 

Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion (HOPE) Downregulates the Immune Response in a Rat Model of Liver Transplantation.

Schlegel A, Kron P, Graf R, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.

Ann Surg. 2014 Sep 19.

 

Challenges to Liver Transplantation and Strategies to Improve Outcomes.

Dutkowski P, Linecker M, DeOliveira ML, Müllhaupt B, Clavien PA.

Gastroenterology. 2014 Sep 12.

 

Reporting of Adverse Events in Surgical Trials: Critical Appraisal of Current Practice.

Rosenthal R, Hoffmann H, Dwan K, Clavien PA, Bucher HC.

World J Surg. 2014 Sep 9.

 

Distinguishing Infected From Noninfected Abdominal Fluid Collections After Surgery: An Imaging, Clinical, and Laboratory-Based Scoring System.

Gnannt R, Fischer MA, Baechler T, Clavien PA, Karlo C, Seifert B, Lesurtel M, Alkadhi H.

Invest Radiol. 2014 Sep 5.

 

A novel animal model for external anal sphincter insufficiency.

Brügger L, Inglin R, Candinas D, Sulser T, Eberli D.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2014 Sep 4.

 

In vitro rescue of FGA deletion by lentiviral transduction of an afibrinogenemic patient's hepatocytes.

Stroka D, Keogh A, Vu D, Fort A, Stoffel MH, Kühni-Boghenbor K, Furer C, Banz V, Demarmels Biasiutti F, Lämmle B, Candinas D, Neerman-Arbez M.

J Thromb Haemost. 2014 Aug 28.

 

Assessing distractors and teamwork during surgery: developing an event-based method for direct observation.

Seelandt JC, Tschan F, Keller S, Beldi G, Jenni N, Kurmann A, Candinas D, Semmer NK.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2014 Jul 10.

 

Investigation of IL-23 (p19, p40) and IL-23R identifies nuclear expression of IL-23 p19 as a favorable prognostic factor in colorectal cancer: a retrospective multicenter study of 675 patients.

Helbling M, Lukesch A, Haimovici A, Karamitopoulou E, Berger MD, Hädrich M, Mallaev M, Schnüriger B, Koelzer VH, Dawson H, Borner M, Langer R, Rosenberg R, Nitsche U, Inderbitzin D, Lugli A, Tschan M, Zlobec I.

Oncotarget. 2014 Jul 15;5(13):4671-82.

 

Laparoscopic management of bowel endometriosis: resection margins as a predictor of recurrence.

Nirgianakis K, McKinnon B, Imboden S, Knabben L, Gloor B, Mueller MD.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2014

 

The Silencing of N-myc Downstream-Regulated Gene-1 in an Orthotopic Pancreatic Cancer Model Leads to More Aggressive Tumor Growth and Metastases.

Kim-Fuchs C, Winterhalder S, Winter A, Malinka T, Born D, Schäfer S, Stroka D, Gloor B, Candinas D, Angst E.

Dig Surg. 2014;31(2):135-42.

 

Hepatic steatosis is associated with surgical-site infection after hepatic and colorectal surgery.

Kurmann A, Wanner B, Martens F, Klasen J, Stickel F, Montani M, Candinas D, Beldi G.

Surgery. 2014 Jul;156(1):109-16.

 

Laparoscopic versus open end colostomy closure: a single-center experience.

Studer P, Schnüriger B, Umer M, Kröll D, Inderbitzin D, Candinas D.

Am Surg. 2014 Apr;80(4):361-5.

 

Tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand on NK cells protects from hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury.

Fahrner R, Trochsler M, Corazza N, Graubardt N, Keogh A, Candinas D, Brunner T, Stroka D, Beldi G.

Transplantation. 2014 Jun 15;97(11):1102-9.

 

Monitoring c-reactive protein after laparoscopic colorectal surgery excludes infectious complications and allows for safe and early discharge

Adamina M, Warschkow R, Naf F, Hummel B, Rduch T, Lange J, Steffen T.

Surg Endosc, 2014.

 

Where to begin and where to end? Preoperative assessment for patients undergoing metabolic surgery

Bächler T, Schiesser M, Lutz TA, le Roux CW, Bueter M.

Dig Surg, 2014. 31 (1): 25-32.

 

Operative strategies for patients with failed primary bariatric procedures

Buhmann H, Vines L, Schiesser M.

Dig Surg, 2014. 31 (1): 60-6.

 

Pancreatic stone protein (PSP) and pancreatitis-associated protein (PAP): a protocol of a cohort study on the diagnostic efficacy and prognostic value of PSP and PAP as postoperative markers of septic complications in patients undergoing abdominal surgery (PSP study)

Fisher OM, Oberkofler CE, Raptis DA, Soll C, Bechir M, Schiesser M, Graf R.

BMJ Open, 2014.

 

Altered brain activity in severely obese women may recover after Roux-en Y gastric bypass surgery

Frank S, Wilms B, Veit R, Ernst B, Thurnheer M, Kullmann S, Fritsche A, Birbaumer N, Preissl H, Schultes B.

Int J Obes (Lond), 2014. 38 (3): 341-8.

 

Wound complications in 1145 consecutive transumbilical single-incision laparoscopic procedures

Weiss HG, Brunner W, Biebl MO, Schirnhofer J, Pimpl K, Mittermair C, Obrist C, Brunner E, Hell T.

Ann Surg, 2014. 259 (1): 89-95.

 

Correction factors for the calculation of metabolic equivalents (MET) in overweight to extremely obese subjects

Wilms B, Ernst B, Thurnheer M, Weisser B, Schultes B.

Int J Obes (Lond), 2014.

 

Troponin T and Brain Natriuretic Peptide after On-Pump Cardiac Surgery: Prognostic Impact on 12-Month Mortality and Major Cardiac Events After Adjustment for Postoperative Complications.

Lurati Buse GA, Bolliger D, Seeberger E, Kasper J, Grapow M, Koller MT, Seeberger MD, Filipovic M.

Circulation. 2014 Aug 6.

 

Intraoperative Mechanical Measurement of Bone Quality With the DensiProbe.

Hoppe S, Uhlmann M, Schwyn R, Suhm N, Benneker LM.

J Clin Densitom. 2014 Jul 31.

 

Orthogeriatric care pathway: a prospective survey of impact on length of stay, mortality and institutionalisation.

Suhm N, Kaelin R, Studer P, Wang Q, Kressig RW, Rikli D, Jakob M, Pretto M.

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2014 Jul 26.

 

Osteoblastic differentiation of wharton jelly biopsy specimens and their mesenchymal stromal cells after serum-free culture.

Mueller AA, Forraz N, Gueven S, Atzeni G, Degoul O, Pagnon-Minot A, Hartmann D, Martin I, Scherberich A, McGuckin C.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Jul;134(1).

 

Expansion of Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cells from Fresh Bone Marrow in a 3D Scaffold-Based System under Direct Perfusion.

Papadimitropoulos A, Piccinini E, Brachat S, Braccini A, Wendt D, Barbero A, Jacobi C, Martin I.

PLoS One. 2014 Jul 14;9(7).

 

Completion and Publication Rates of Randomized Controlled Trials in Surgery: An Empirical Study.

Rosenthal R, Kasenda B, Dell-Kuster S, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl JJ, Stegert M, Tikkinen KA, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Olu KK, Raatz H, Moja L, Ebrahim S, Schandelmaier S, Sun X, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M.

Ann Surg. 2014 Jun 27.

 

Defect reconstruction over the olecranon with the distally extended lateral arm flap.

Wettstein R, Helmy N, Kalbermatten DF.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014

 

Off-pump compared to minimal extracorporeal circulation surgery in coronary artery bypass grafting.

Reuthebuch O, Koechlin L, Gahl B, Matt P, Schurr U, Grapow M, Eckstein F.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2014 Jun 12

 

Surgical Complications in Kidney Transplantation: No Evidence for a Learning Curve.

Wolff T, Schumacher M, Dell-Kuster S, Rosenthal R, Dickenmann M, Steiger J, Bachmann A, Gürke L.

J Surg Educ. 2014 Jun 6.

 

Evaluating the optimal timing of surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Mujagic E, Zwimpfer T, Marti WR, Zwahlen M, Hoffmann H, Kindler C, Fux C, Misteli H, Iselin L, Lugli AK, Nebiker CA, von Holzen U, Vinzens F, von Strauss M, Reck S, Kraljević M, Widmer AF, Oertli D, Rosenthal R, Weber WP.

Trials. 2014 May 24

 

Prognostic role of FGFR1 amplification in early-stage non-small cell lung cancer.

Cihoric N, Savic S, Schneider S, Ackermann I, Bichsel-Naef M, Schmid RA, Lardinois D, Gugger M, Bubendorf L, Zlobec I, Tapia C.

Br J Cancer. 2014 Jun 10

 

Prasugrel Increases the Need for Platelet Transfusions and Surgical Reexploration Rates Compared with Clopidogrel in Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.

Drews S, Bolliger D, Kaiser C, Grapow M, Reuthebuch O, Eckstein F, Matt P.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014

 

"In vitro" 3D models of tumor-immune system interaction.

Hirt C, Papadimitropoulos A, Mele V, Muraro MG, Mengus C, Iezzi G, Terracciano L, Martin I, Spagnoli GC.

Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2014 May 9.

 

Bernoulli in the Operating Room: From the Perspective of a Cardiac Surgeon.

Matt P.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 May 1.

 

Prospective Assessment of Trocar-Specific Morbidity in Laparoscopy.

Cristaudi A, Matthey-Gié ML, Demartines N, Christoforidis D.

World J Surg. 2014 Jul 25.  

 

Factors on Morbidity after Esophagectomy: Is There Room for Improvement?

Mantziari S, Hübner M, Demartines N, Schäfer M. Impact of Preoperative Risk

World J Surg. 2014 Jul 8.

 

The unresolved case of sacral chordoma: from misdiagnosis to challenging surgery and medical therapy resistance.

Garofalo F, Christoforidis D, di Summa PG, Gay B, Cherix S, Raffoul W, Demartines N, Matter M.

Ann Coloproctol. 2014 Jun;30(3):122-31.

 

Percutaneous cholecystostomy for acute cholecystitis: who should really benefit from this procedure?

Melloul E, Denys A, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

HPB (Oxford) 2014 Jul;16(7):686.

 

Accuracy of sentinel lymph node dissection for melanoma staging in the presence of a collision tumour with a lymphoproliferative disease.

Gero D, Queiros da Mota V, Boubaker A, Berthod G, de Leval L, Demartines N, Matter M.

Melanoma Res. 2014 Aug;24(4):371-6.

 

Giant extra-hepatic thrombosed portal vein aneurysm: a case report and review of the literature.

Labgaa I, Lachenal Y, Allemann P, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

World J Emerg Surg. 2014 Apr 29;9:35.

 

Surgery for incarcerated hernia: short-term outcome with or without mesh.

Venara A, Hubner M, Le Naoures P, Hamel JF, Hamy A, Demartines N.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2014 Jun;399(5):571-7.

 

Pre-retrieval reperfusion decreases cancer recurrence after rat ischemic liver graft transplantation.

Oldani G, Crowe LA, Orci LA, Slits F, Rubbia-Brandt L, de Vito C, Morel P, Mentha G, Berney T, Vallée JP, Lacotte S, Toso C. 

J Hepatol. 2014 Aug;61(2):278-85.

 

Initial cholecystectomy vs sequential common duct endoscopic assessment and subsequent cholecystectomy for suspected gallstone migration: a randomized clinical trial.

Iranmanesh P, Frossard JL, Mugnier-Konrad B, Morel P, Majno P, Nguyen-Tang T, Berney T, Mentha G, Toso C.

JAMA. 2014 Jul;312(2):137-44.

 

Validation of a dropout assessment model of candidates with/without hepatocellular carcinoma on a common liver transplant waiting list.

Toso C, Majno P, Berney T, Morel P, Mentha G, Combescure C.

Transpl Int. 2014 Jul;27(7):686-95.

 

Robotic revisional bariatric surgery: a comparative study with laparoscopic and open surgery.

Buchs NC, Pugin F, Azagury DE, Huber O, Chassot G, Morel P.

Int J Med Robot. 2014 Jun;10(2):213-7.

 

Assessment of operability of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital heart disease.

Myers PO, Tissot C, Beghetti M.

Circ J. 2013;78(1):4-11.

 

Job satisfaction among chairs of surgery from Europe and North America.

Tschuor C, Raptis DA, Morf MC, Staffelbach B, Manser T, Clavien PA.

Surgery. 2014 Aug 6.

 

Solutions to shortage of liver grafts for transplantation.

Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

Br J Surg. 2014 Jun;101(7):739-41.

 

Warm vs. cold perfusion technique to rescue rodent liver grafts.

Schlegel A, Kron P, Graf R, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2014 Jul 30.

 

Platelet-derived serotonin: translational implications for liver regeneration.

Lesurtel M, Clavien PA.

Hepatology. 2014 Jul;60(1):30-3.

 

Pulmonary Embolism: Specific Risk Factor After Pancreas Resection?

Kokudo T, Uldry E, Demartines N, Halkic N.

Pancreas. 2014 Apr 23

 

Enhanced Recovery Pathway for Urgent Colectomy.

Roulin D, Blanc C, Muradbegovic M, Hahnloser D, Demartines N, Hübner M.

World J Surg. 2014 Mar 26

 

Arterial embolization in idiopathic spontaneous intra-peritoneal hemorrhage: Case report and review.

Gero D, Irinel Simion N, Vuilleumier H, Denys A, Guiu B, Demartines N, Bize PE.

Diagn Interv Imaging. 2014 Feb 24.

 

Accurate computed tomography-based portal pressure assessment in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Iranmanesh P, Vazquez O, Terraz S, Majno P, Spahr L, Poncet A, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C.

J Hepatol. 2014 May;60(5):969-74. .

 

CD74: a new prognostic factor for patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma.

Otterstrom C, Soltermann A, Opitz I, Felley-Bosco E, Weder W, Stahel RA, Triponez F, Robert JH, Serre-Beinier V.

Br J Cancer. 2014 Apr 15;110(8):2040-6.

 

Successful treatment of persistent chylopericardium with somatostatin after operation on ascending aorta.

Karaca S, Rager O, Kalangos A.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Apr;97(4):e97-9.

 

Identifying risk factors for central pontine and extrapontine myelinolysis after liver transplantation: a case-control study.

Morard I, Gasche Y, Kneteman M, Toso C, Mentha A, Meeberg G, Mentha G, Kneteman N, Giostra E.

Neurocrit Care. 2014 Apr;20(2):287-95.

 

Anatomy of the liver: an outline with three levels of complexity--a further step towards tailored territorial liver resections.

Majno P, Mentha G, Toso C, Morel P, Peitgen HO, Fasel JH.

J Hepatol. 2014 Mar;60(3):654-62.

 

Systematic review and meta-analysis of percutaneous subclavian vein puncture versus surgical venous cutdown for the insertion of a totally implantable venous access device.

Orci LA, Meier RP, Morel P, Staszewicz W, Toso C.

Br J Surg. 2014 Jan;101(2):8-16.

 

Alloimmune activation promotes anti-cancer cytotoxicity after rat liver transplantation.

Lacotte S, Oldani G, Slits F, Orci LA, Rubbia-Brandt L, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C.

PLoS One. 2014 Mar 20;9(3):e91515.

 

Survival of free and encapsulated human and rat islet xenografts transplanted into the mouse bone marrow.

Meier RP, Seebach JD, Morel P, Mahou R, Borot S, Giovannoni L, Parnaud G, Montanari E, Bosco D, Wandrey C, Berney T, Bühler LH, Muller YD.

PLoS One. 2014 Mar 13;9(3):e91268.

 

Management of Anastomotic Ulcers After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Results of an International Survey.

Steinemann DC, Bueter M, Schiesser M, Amygdalos I, Clavien PA, Nocito A.

Obes Surg. 2014 May;24(5):741-6.

 

ALPPS Offers a Better Chance of Complete Resection in Patients with Primarily Unresectable Liver Tumors Compared with Conventional-Staged Hepatectomies: Results of a Multicenter Analysis.

Schadde E, Ardiles V, Slankamenac K, Tschuor C, Sergeant G, Amacker N, Baumgart J, Croome K, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Lang H, de Santibaňes E, Clavien PA.

World J Surg. 2014 Apr 19.

 

Fasting protects liver from ischemic injury through Sirt1-mediated downregulation of circulating Hmgb1 in mice.

Rickenbacher A, Jang J, Limani P, Ungethüm U, Lehmann K, Oberkofler CE, Weber A, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2014 Apr 18.

 

Managing multicentre clinical trials with open source.

Raptis DA, Mettler T, Fischer MA, Patak M, Lesurtel M, Eshmuminov D, de Rougemont O, Graf R, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.

Inform Health Soc Care. 2014 Mar;39(2):67-80.

 

Systemic protection through remote ischemic preconditioning is spread via platelet-dependent signaling.

Oberkofler CE, Limani P, Jang JH, Rickenbacher A, Lehmann K, Raptis DA, Tian Y, Grabliauskaite K, Humar R, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

Hepatology. 2014 Feb 23.

 

Factors affecting screening for hepatocellular carcinoma.

Al Hasani F, Knoepfli M, Gemperli A, Kollar A, Banz V, Kettenbach J, Jüni P, Dufour JF.

Ann Hepatol. 2014 Mar-Apr;13(2):204-10.

 

Discrete Improvement in Racial Disparity in Survival among Patients with Stage IV Colorectal Cancer: a 21-Year Population-Based Analysis.

Castleberry AW, Güller U, Tarantino I, Berry MF, Brügger L, Warschkow R, Cerny T, Mantyh CR, Candinas D, Worni M.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Apr 15.

 

Elevated Liver Regeneration in Response to Pharmacological Reduction of Elevated Portal Venous Pressure by Terlipressin After Partial Hepatectomy.

Fahrner R, Patsenker E, Gottardi AD, Stickel F, Montani M, Stroka D, Candinas D, Beldi G.

Transplantation. 2014 Mar 11.

 

Additional surgical procedure is a risk factor for surgical site infections after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Fahrner R, Malinka T, Klasen J, Candinas D, Beldi G.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2014 Apr 23.

 

Chronic stress accelerates pancreatic cancer growth and invasion: A critical role for beta-adrenergic signaling in the pancreatic microenvironment.

Kim-Fuchs C, Le CP, Pimentel MA, Shackleford D, Ferrari D, Angst E, Hollande F, Sloan EK.

Brain Behav Immun. 2014 Mar 17.

 

CD8/CD45RO T-cell infiltration in endoscopic biopsies of colorectal cancer predicts nodal metastasis and survival.

Koelzer VH, Lugli A, Dawson H, Hädrich M, Berger MD, Borner M, Mallaev M, Galván JA, Amsler J, Schnüriger B, Zlobec I, Inderbitzin D.

J Transl Med. 2014 Mar 29;12(1):81.

 

Long-lasting fibrin matrices ensure stable and functional angiogenesis by highly tunable, sustained delivery of recombinant VEGF164.

Sacchi V, Mittermayr R, Hartinger J, Martino MM, Lorentz KM, Wolbank S, Hofmann A, Largo RA, Marschall JS, Groppa E, Gianni-Barrera R, Ehrbar M, Hubbell JA, Redl H, Banfi A.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Apr 28.

 

Long-Term Quality of Life after Ivor Lewis Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer.

Däster S, Soysal SD, Stoll L, Peterli R, von Flüe M, Ackermann C.

World J Surg. 2014 Apr 23.

 

Engineered autologous cartilage tissue for nasal reconstruction after tumour resection: an observational first-in-human trial.

Fulco I, Miot S, Haug MD, Barbero A, Wixmerten A, Feliciano S, Wolf F, Jundt G, Marsano A, Farhadi J, Heberer M, Jakob M, Schaefer DJ, Martin I.

Lancet. 2014 Apr 9. pii: S0140-6736(14)60544-4.

 

Molecular staging of lymph node-negative colon carcinomas by one-step nucleic acid amplification (OSNA) results in upstaging of a quarter of patients in a prospective, European, multicentre study.

Croner RS, Geppert CI, Bader FG, Nitsche U, Späth C, Rosenberg R, Zettl A, Matias-Guiu X, Tarragona J, Güller U, Stürzl M, Zuber M.

Br J Cancer. 2014 Apr 10.

 

Medical students' career expectations and interest in opting for a surgical career.

Hoffmann H, Dell-Kuster S, Rosenthal R.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2014 Feb 24;144:w13932.

 

HLA class II antigen expression in colorectal carcinoma tumors as a favorable prognostic marker.

Sconocchia G, Eppenberger-Castori S, Zlobec I, Karamitopoulou E, Arriga R, Coppola A, Caratelli S, Spagnoli GC, Lauro D, Lugli A, Han J, Iezzi G, Ferrone C, Ferlosio A, Tornillo L, Droeser R, Rossi P, Attanasio A, Ferrone S, Terracciano L.

Neoplasia. 2014 Jan;16(1):31-42.

 

Superior epigastric artery perforator flap for sternal osteomyelitis defect reconstruction.

Wettstein R, Weisser M, Schaefer DJ, Kalbermatten DF.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 May;67(5):634-9.

 

Co-expression of cancer testis antigens and topoisomerase 2-alpha in triple negative breast carcinomas.

Mrklić I, Spagnoli GC, Juretić A, Pogorelić Z, Tomić S.

Acta Histochem. 2014 Feb 18.

 

Surgery for ischemic colitis: outcome and risk factors for in-hospital mortality.

Genstorfer J, Schäfer J, Kettelhack C, Oertli D, Rosenthal R.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2014 Apr;29(4):493-503.

 

Efficacy, safety and complications of autologous fat grafting to healthy breast tissue: a systematic review.

Largo RD, Tchang LA, Mele V, Scherberich A, Harder Y, Wettstein R, Schaefer DJ.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 Apr;67(4):437-48.

 

Manufacturing challenges in regenerative medicine.

Martin I, Simmons PJ, Williams DF.

Sci Transl Med. 2014 Apr 16;6(232):232fs16.

 

GM-CSF production by tumor cells is associated with improved survival in colorectal cancer.

Nebiker C, Han J, Castori-Eppenberger S, Iezzi G, Hirt C, Amicarella F, Cremonesi E, Huber X, Padovan E, Angrisani B, Droeser RA, Rosso R, Bolli M, Oertli D, von Holzen U, Adamina M, Muraro MG, Mengus C, Zajac P, Sconocchia G, Zuber M, Tornillo L, Terracciano L, Spagnoli GC.

Clin Cancer Res. 2014 Apr 15.

 

Tissue-engineered dermo-epidermal skin grafts prevascularized with adipose-derived cells.

Klar AS, Güven S, Biedermann T, Luginbühl J, Böttcher-Haberzeth S, Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Martin I, Scherberich A, Reichmann E.

Biomaterials. 2014 Jun;35(19):5065-78.

 

Blue dye injection does not induce dissemination of epithelial cells during SLN procedure in colon cancer patients.

Larusson HJ, von Holzen U, Viehl CT, Rezaeian F, Riehle HM, Oertli D, Guller U, Zuber M.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2014 Apr 25.

 

Anal fistula plug: a prospective evaluation of success, continence, and quality of life in the treatment of complex fistulas

Adamina M, Ross T, Guenin M, Warschkow R, Rodger C, Cohen Z, Burnstein M.

Colorectal Dis, 2014.

 

A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations of Enhanced Recovery Pathways for Colorectal Surgery

Adamina M, Senagore AJ, Delaney CP, Kehlet H.

Ann Surg, 2014.

 

Use of human fibrin glue (Tisseel) versus staples for mesh fixation in laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal hernioplasty (TISTA): a randomized controlled trial (NCT01641718)

Müller SA, Warschkow R, Beutner U, Lüthi C, Ukegjini K, Schmied BM, Tarantino I.

BMC Surg, 2014. 14 (1): 18.

 

Surgery for ischemic colitis: outcome and risk factors for in-hospital mortality.

Genstorfer J, Schäfer J, Kettelhack C, Oertli D, Rosenthal R.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2014 Jan 15.

 

Efficacy, safety and complications of autologous fat grafting to healthy breast tissue: A systematic review.

Largo RD, Tchang LA, Mele V, Scherberich A, Harder Y, Wettstein R, Schaefer DJ.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013 Dec 12.

 

Impact of tutorial assistance in laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for acute recurrent diverticulitis.

Hoffmann H, Dell-Kuster S, Genstorfer J, Heizmann O, Kettelhack C, Langer I, Oertli D, Rosenthal R.

Surg Today. 2013 Nov 27.

 

How to write a surgical clinical research protocol: literature review and practical guide.

Rosenthal R, Schäfer J, Briel M, Bucher HC, Oertli D, Dell-Kuster S.

Am J Surg. 2014 Feb;207(2):299-312.

 

Incarcerated umbilical hernia of unexpected origin: a primitive neuroectodermal tumor with early recurrence.

Droeser RA, Rothschild SI, Tornillo L, Jundt G, Kettelhack C, Oertli D, Kirchhoff P.

J Clin Oncol. 2014 Feb 10;32(5):e3-6.

 

Evaluation of sexual function in sexually active women 1 year after transvaginal NOTES: a prospective cohort study of 106 patients

Linke GR, Luz S, Janczak J, Zerz A, Schmied BM, Siercks I, Warschkow R, Beutner U, Tarantino I.

Langenbecks Arch Surg, 2013. 398 (1): 139-45.

 

Early results of the Swiss Multicentre Bypass or Sleeve Study (SM-BOSS): a prospective randomized trial comparing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Peterli R, Borbely Y, Kern B, Gass M, Peters T, Thurnheer M, Schultes B, Laederach K, Bueter M, Schiesser M.

Ann Surg, 2013. 258 (5): 690-4.

 

Pulmonary embolism in a patient with primary renal synovial sarcoma: the important differential diagnosis of tumor embolism and its therapeutic implications

Schmid S, Ohlschlegel C, Nagel W, Zeisel C, Müller J, Rothermundt C.

Case Rep Oncol, 2013. 6 (2): 331-8.

 

Study protocol for a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of a single preoperative steroid dose to prevent nausea and vomiting after thyroidectomy: the tPONV study

Tarantino I, Beutner U, Kolb W, Müller SA, Lüthi C, Lüthi A, Schmied BM, Clerici T, Warschkow R.

BMC Anesthesiol, 2013. 13 (1): 19.

 

Roux-en Y gastric bypass surgery reduces hedonic hunger and improves dietary habits in severely obese subjects

Ullrich J, Ernst B, Wilms B, Thurnheer M, Schultes B.

Obes Surg, 2013. 23 (1): 50-5.

 

Differential changes in exercise performance after massive weight loss induced by bariatric surgery

Wilms B, Ernst B, Thurnheer M, Weisser B, Schultes B.

Obes Surg, 2013. 23 (3): 365-71.

 

Genesung auf der Überholspur: Fast-Track-Chirurgie im DRG-Zeitalter

Ebinger SM, Adamina M.

Schweiz Med Forum, 2013. 13 (44): 890-5.

 

Wound complications in 1145 consecutive transumbilical single-incision laparoscopic procedures.

Weiss HG, Brunner W, Biebl MO, Schirnhofer J, Pimpl K, Mittermair C, Obrist C, Brunner E, Hell T.

Ann Surg. 2014 Jan;259(1):89-95

 

Transdiaphragmatic Resuscitative Open Cardiac Massage: Description of the Technique and a First Case-Series of an Alternative Approach to the Heart.

Schnüriger B, Studer P, Candinas D, Seiler CA.

 

Introduction of a new policy of no nighttime appendectomies: impact on appendiceal perforation rates and postoperative morbidity.

Schnüriger B, Laue J, Kröll D, Inderbitzin D, Seiler CA, Candinas D.

World J Surg. 2014 Jan;38(1):18-24.

 

Metabolomic tissue signature in human non-alcoholic fatty liver disease identifies protective candidate metabolites.

von Schönfels W, Patsenker E, Fahrner R, Itzel T, Hinrichsen H, Brosch M, Erhart W, Gruodyte A, Vollnberg B, Richter K, Landrock A, Schreiber S, Brückner S, Beldi G, Sipos B, Becker T, Röcken C, Teufel A, Stickel F, Schafmayer C, Hampe J.

Liver Int. 2014 Feb 1.

 

Intratumoural budding (ITB) in preoperative biopsies predicts the presence of lymph node and distant metastases in colon and rectal cancer patients.

Zlobec I, Hädrich M, Dawson H, Koelzer VH, Borner M, Mallaev M, Schnüriger B, Inderbitzin D, Lugli A.

Br J Cancer. 2013 Dec 24.

 

Loss of Raf-1 kinase inhibitor protein (RKIP) is strongly associated with high-grade tumor budding and correlates with an aggressive phenotype in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC).

Karamitopoulou E, Zlobec I, Gloor B, Kondi-Pafiti A, Lugli A, Perren A.

J Transl Med. 2013 Dec 14;11:311.

 

Perirenal fat surface area as a risk factor for morbidity after elective colorectal surgery.

Jung M, Volonté F, Buchs NC, Gayet-Ageron A, Pugin F, Gervaz P, Ris F, Morel P.

Dis Colon Rectum. 2014 Feb;57(2):201-9.

 

Current status of robotic liver resection: a systematic review.

Buchs NC, Oldani G, Orci LA, Majno PE, Mentha G, Morel P, Toso C.

Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2014 Feb;14(2):237-46.        

 

DCD Pigs' Kidneys Analyzed by MRI to Assess Ex Vivo Their Viability.

Buchs JB, Buehler L, Moll S, Ruttimann R, Nastasi A, Kasten J, Morel P, Lazeyras F.

Transplantation. 2014 Jan 27;97(2):148-53.

 

Systematic review and meta-analysis of fibrin sealants for patients undergoing pancreatic resection.

Orci LA, Oldani G, Berney T, Andres A, Mentha G, Morel P, Toso C.

HPB (Oxford). 2014 Jan;16(1):3-11.

 

Robotic single-site cholecystectomy.

Morel P, Buchs NC, Iranmanesh P, Pugin F, Buehler L, Azagury DE, Jung M, Volonte F, Hagen ME.

J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2014 Jan;21(1):18-25.

 

Porcine carotid artery replacement with biodegradable electrospun poly-e-caprolactone vascular prosthesis.

Mrówczyński W, Mugnai D, de Valence S, Tille JC, Khabiri E, Cikirikcioglu M, Möller M, Walpoth BH.

J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jan;59(1):210-9.

 

Early experience with robotic rectopexy.

Buchs NC, Pugin F, Ris F, Volonte F, Morel P, Roche B.

Int J Med Robot. 2013 Dec;9(4):e61-5.

 

Endocrine secretory reserve and proinsulin processing in recipients of islet of langerhans versus whole pancreas transplants.

Elkhafif NM, Borot S, Morel P, Demuylder-Mischler S, Giovannoni L, Toso C, Bosco D, Berney T.

Diabetes Care. 2013 Nov;36(11):3726-31.

 

Managing multicentre clinical trials with open source.

Raptis DA, Mettler T, Fischer MA, Patak M, Lesurtel M, Eshmuminov D, de Rougemont O, Graf R, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.

Inform Health Soc Care. 2014 Mar;39(2):67-80.

 

Low platelet counts after liver transplantation predict early posttransplant survival: The 60-5 criterion.

Lesurtel M, Raptis DA, Melloul E, Schlegel A, Oberkofler C, El-Badry AM, Weber A, Mueller N, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

Liver Transpl. 2014 Feb;20(2):147-55.

 

Novel rescue procedure for inferior vena cava reconstruction in living-donor liver transplantation using a vascular graft recovered 25 h after donors' circulatory death and systematic review.

Palma AF, Oberkofler CE, Raptis DA, Eshmuminov D, de Rougemont O, Schnyder A, Dimitroulis D, Lesurtel M, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

Transpl Int. 2014 Feb;27(2):204-10.

 

Intraoperative adverse events during laparoscopic colorectal resection-better laparoscopic treatment but unchanged incidence. Lessons learnt from a Swiss multi-institutional analysis of 3,928 patients.

Kambakamba P, Dindo D, Nocito A, Clavien PA, Seifert B, Schäfer M, Hahnloser D.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2014 Jan 30.

 

Management of Anastomotic Ulcers After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Results of an International Survey.

Steinemann DC, Bueter M, Schiesser M, Amygdalos I, Clavien PA, Nocito A.

Obes Surg. 2013 Dec 18.

 

HOPE for human liver grafts obtained from donors after cardiac death.

Dutkowski P, Schlegel A, de Oliveira M, Müllhaupt B, Neff F, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2013 Dec 1.

 

GPR120 on Kupffer cells mediates hepatoprotective effects of ω3-fatty acids.

Raptis DA, Limani P, Jang JH, Ungethüm U, Tschuor C, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.

J Hepatol. 2013 Nov 18.

 

Small animal magnetic resonance imaging: an efficient tool to assess liver volume and intrahepatic vascular anatomy.

Melloul E, Raptis DA, Boss A, Pfammater T, Tschuor C, Tian Y, Graf R, Clavien PA, Lesurtel M.

J Surg Res. 2013 Nov 16.

 

Access to a simulator is not enough: the benefits of virtual reality training based on peer-group-derived benchmarks--a randomized controlled trial.

von Websky MW, Raptis DA, Vitz M, Rosenthal R, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.

World J Surg. 2013 Nov;37(11):2534-41.

 

Remains of the day: Biliary complications related to single-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Allemann P, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jan 21;20(3):843-851. Review.

 

A successful case of right hepatectomy in a patient with von Willebrand disease.

Kokudo T, Uldry E, Degrauwe S, Demartines N, Halkic N.

Haemophilia. 2014 Mar;20(2):e191-2. doi: 10.1111/hae.12378. No abstract available.

 

Surgery Indeed has an Important Role in Long-Term Outcome in Patients with Pancreatic Head Cancer by Zdravkovic et al.

Petermann D, Demartines N, Schafer M.

World J Surg. 2014 Feb 6. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

 

Laparoscopy in the era of enhanced recovery.

Rockall TA, Demartines N.

Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2014 Feb;28(1):133-142. doi: 10.1016/j.bpg.2013.11.001. Epub 2013 Dec 1. Review.

 

Snapshot of the month and front cover image: De Garengeot's Hernia

Rosenberg R.

Br J Surg 2013, 100: 767

 

Independent validation of a prognostic genomic signature (ColoPrint) for stage II colon cancer patients

Maak M, Simon I, Nitsche U, Roepman P, Snel M, Glas A, Schuster T, Keller G, Zeestraten E, Goossens I, Janssen KP, Friess H, Rosenberg R.

Ann Surg 2013, 257: 1053-1085

 

Effect of preoperative radio(chemo)therapy on long-term functional outcome in rectal cancer patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Loos M, Quentmeier P, Schuster T, Nitsche U, Gertler R, Keerl A, Kocher Th, Friess H, Rosenberg R.

Ann Surg Oncol 2013; 20: 1816-1828

 

IPMN: surgical treatment

Käppeli RM, Müller SA, Hummel B, Kruse C, Müller P, Fornaro J, Wilhelm A, Zadnikar M, Schmied BM, Tarantino I.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2013 Sep 3

 

Die Therapie der Analfistel - Wahl zwischen Skylla und Charybdis

Marti L, Kruse C, Zadnikar M, Maurus C, Kim CH, Herold A.

Ther Umsch. 2013 Jul; 70 (7): 383-91

 

Allogeneic Blood Transfusion Does Not Affect Outcome After Curative Resection for Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma

Müller SA, Mehrabi A, Rahbari NN, Warschkow R, Elbers H, Leowardi C, Fonouni H, Tarantino I, Schemmer P, Schmied BM, Büchler MW.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Aug 28

 

LiMAx-Test: einfache und verlässliche Leberfunktionsmessung

Müller SA, Käppeli R, Fornaro J, Schmied BM, Tarantino I.

Leading Opinions Gastroenterologie. 2013; 13 (3): 50-2

 

Blood transfusion does not adversely affect survival after elective colon cancer resection: a propensity score analysis

Tarantino I, Ukegjini K, Warschkow R, Schmied BM, Steffen T, Ulrich A, Muller SA.

Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2013 Aug; 398 (6)

 

Relative Survival is an Adequate Estimate of Cancer-Specific Survival: Baseline Mortality-Adjusted 10-Year Survival of 771 Rectal Cancer Patients

Tarantino I, Achermann P, Guller U, Ulrich A, Schmied BM, Horber D, Cerny T, Stanga Z, Warschkow R.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Aug 2

 

Perioperative Blood Transfusions Do Not Impact Overall and Disease-Free Survival After Curative Rectal Cancer Resection: A Propensity Score Analysis

Warschkow R, Güller U, Köberle D, Müller SA, Steffen T, Thurnheer M, Schmied BM, Tarantino I.

Ann Surg. 2013 Mar 6.

 

Can postoperative coffee perk up recovery time after colon surgery?

Müller SA, Rahbari NN, Schmied BM, Büchler MW.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Feb; 7 (2): 91-3

 

A rapid and accurate new bedside test to assess maximal liver function: a case report

Müller SA, Tarantino I, Corazza M, Pianka F, Fornaro J, Beutner U, Lüthi C, Schmied BM.

Patient Saf Surg. 2013 Apr 25

 

Abdominelles Kompartmentsyndrom

Ukegjini K, Adamina M, Zadnikar M, Tarantino I.

up2date Intensivmedizin. 2013 May 21; 9 (2): 141-57

 

Cost-effectiveness analysis of immune-modulating nutritional support for gastrointestinal cancer patients.

Chevrou-Séverac H, Pinget C, Cerantola Y, Demartines N, Wasserfallen JB, Schäfer M.

Clin Nutr. 2013 Sep 13

 

Robotic distal pancreatectomy: a valid option?

Jung MK, Buchs NC, Azagury DE, Hagen ME, Morel P.

Minerva Chir. 2013 Oct;68(5):489-497.

 

Plastic surgery improves long-term weight control after bariatric surgery.

Balagué N, Combescure C, Huber O, Pittet-Cuénod B, Modarressi A.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Oct;132(4):826-33.

 

Quantification of islet loss and graft functionality during immune rejection by 3-tesla MRI in a rat model.

Borot S, Crowe LA, Parnaud G, Ris F, Meier R, Giovannoni L, Müller YD, Lacotte S, Morel P, Toso C, Bosco D, Vallee JP, Berney T.

Transplantation. 2013 Sep 15;96(5):438-44.

Robotic transanal endoscopic microsurgery: technical details for the lateral approach.

Buchs NC, Pugin F, Volonte F, Hagen ME, Morel P, Ris F.

Dis Colon Rectum. 2013 Oct;56(10):1194-8.

 

Augmented environments for the targeting of hepatic lesions during image-guided robotic liver surgery.

Buchs NC, Volonte F, Pugin F, Toso C, Fusaglia M, Gavaghan K, Majno PE, Peterhans M, Weber S, Morel P.

J Surg Res. 2013 Oct;184(2):825-31.

 

Real-time near-infrared fluorescent cholangiography could shorten operative time during robotic single-site cholecystectomy.

Buchs NC, Pugin F, Azagury DE, Jung M, Volonte F, Hagen ME, Morel P.

Surg Endosc. 2013 Oct;27(10):3897-901.

 

Is the Surgical Safety Checklist successfully conducted? An observational study of social interactions in the operating rooms of a tertiary hospital.

Cullati S, Le Du S, Raë AC, Micallef M, Khabiri E, Ourahmoune A, Boireaux A, Licker M, Chopard P.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Aug;22(8):639-46.

 

Hyperglycemia increases susceptibility to ischemic necrosis.

Lévigne D, Tobalem M, Modarressi A, Pittet-Cuénod B.

Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013:490964.

         

Transplantation of mesenchymal stem cells for the treatment of liver diseases, is there enough evidence?

Meier RP, Müller YD, Morel P, Gonelle-Gispert C, Bühler LH.

Stem Cell Res. 2013 Aug 29;11(3):1348-1364.

 

Operative management of colorectal liver metastases.

Mentha G, Terraz S, Andres A, Toso C, Rubbia-Brandt L, Majno P.

Semin Liver Dis. 2013 Aug;33(3):262-72.

 

Local shockwave-induced capillary recruitment improves survival of musculocutaneous flaps.

Tobalem M, Wettstein R, Pittet-Cuénod B, Vigato E, Machens HG, Lohmeyer JA, Rezaeian F, Harder Y.

J Surg Res. 2013 Oct;184(2):1196-204.

 

Augmented reality to the rescue of the minimally invasive surgeon. The usefulness of the interposition of stereoscopic images in the Da Vinciâ„¢ robotic console.

Volonté F, Buchs NC, Pugin F, Spaltenstein J, Schiltz B, Jung M, Hagen M, Ratib O, Morel P.

Int J Med Robot. 2013 Sep

 

Mandatory Resection of Strangulation Marks in Small Bowel Obstruction?

Käser SA, Willi N, Maurer CA.

World J Surg. 2013 Oct 17.

 

Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) Facilitated by Video-Assistance and Anal Insertion of a Single-Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS®)-Port: Preliminary Experience.

Walensi M, Käser SA, Theodorou P, Bassotti G, Cathomas G, Maurer CA.

World J Surg. 2013 Oct 8.

 

Prevalence and clinical implications of diverticulosis of the vermiform appendix.

Käser SA, Willi N, Maurer CA.

 J Int Med Res. 2013 Aug;41(4):1350-6.

 

Hyponatremia is a specific marker of perforation in sigmoid diverticulitis or appendicitis in patients older than 50 years.

Käser SA, Furler R, Evequoz DC, Maurer CA.

Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2013;2013:462891.

 

Implantation of a stent graft in the right pulmonary artery enables radical resection of a central endothelial sarcoma of the left pulmonary artery.

Kissling P, Brosi P, Kull C, Toia D, Maurer CA.

J Vasc Surg. 2013 Sep;58(3):787-9.

 

Venous small bowel infarction: intraoperative laser Doppler flowmetry discriminates critical blood supply and spares bowel length.

Käser SA, Glauser PM, Maurer CA.

Case Rep Med. 2012;2012:195926.

 

Gadoxetate uptake as a possible marker of hepatocyte damage after liver resection-preliminary data.

Bickelhaupt S, Studer P, Kim-Fuchs C, Candinas D, Froehlich JM, Patak MA.

Clin Radiol. 2013 Nov;68(11):1121-7.

 

Trends in racial disparities in pancreatic cancer surgery.

Shah A, Chao KS, Ostbye T, Castleberry AW, Pietrobon R, Gloor B, Clary BM, White RR, Worni M.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Nov;17(11):1897-906.

 

Effect of diabetes on outcomes in patients undergoing emergency cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis.

Schettle M, Beldi G.

World J Surg. 2013 Oct;37(10):2265.

 

Loss of Cdx2 Expression in Primary Tumors and Lymph Node Metastases is Specific for Mismatch Repair-Deficiency in Colorectal Cancer.

Dawson H, Koelzer VH, Lukesch AC, Mallaev M, Inderbitzin D, Lugli A, Zlobec I.

Front Oncol. 2013 Oct 11;3:265.

 

Loss of DAXX and ATRX are Associated with Chromosome Instability and Reduced Survival of Patients with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors.

Marinoni I, Kurrer AS, Vassella E, Dettmer M, Rudolph T, Banz V, Hunger F, Pasquinelli S, Speel EJ, Perren A.

Gastroenterology. 2013 Oct 19.

 

Reasons for the persistence of adverse events in the era of safer surgery - a qualitative approach.

Kaderli R, Seelandt JC, Umer M, Tschan F, Businger AP.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2013 Oct

 

A salvage procedure for an accidentally twisted small bowel in orthotopic duodenal reconstruction after pyloruspreserving partial pancreatoduodenectomy.

Käser SA, Glauser PM, Dätwiler S, Maurer CA.

Clin Anat. 2011 Oct;24(7):911-3.

 

Low Platelet Counts after Liver Transplantation Predict Early Post-Transplant Survival: The "60-5 Criterion"

Lesurtel M, Raptis DA, Melloul E, Schlegel A, Oberkofler C, El-Badry AM, Weber A, Mueller N, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

Liver Transpl. 2013 Oct 3.

 

Salvage parenchymal liver transection for patients with insufficient volume increase after portal vein occlusion - An extension of the ALPPS approach.

Tschuor Ch, Croome KP, Sergeant G, Cano V, Schadde E, Ardiles V, Slankamenac K, Clariá RS, de Santibaňes E, Hernandez-Alejandro R, Clavien PA.

Eur J Surg Oncol. 2013 Nov;39(11):1230-5.

 

Sewed revascularization for arterialized liver transplantation in mice.

Humar B, Raptis DA, Weber A, Graf R, Clavien PA, Tian Y.

J Surg Res. 2013 Oct

 

Nanomagnet-based removal of lead and digoxin from living rats.

Herrmann IK, Schlegel A, Graf R, Schumacher CM, Senn N, Hasler M, Gschwind S, Hirt AM, Günther D, Clavien PA, Stark WJ, Beck-Schimmer B.

Nanoscale. 2013 Sep 21

 

Novel Prediction Score Including Pre- and Intraoperative Parameters Best Predicts Acute Kidney Injury after Liver Surgery.

Slankamenac K, Beck-Schimmer B, Breitenstein S, Puhan MA, Clavien PA.

World J Surg. 2013 Aug 20.

 

Early Results of the Swiss Multicentre Bypass or Sleeve Study (SM-BOSS): A Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.

Peterli R, Borbély Y, Kern B, Gass M, Peters T, Thurnheer M, Schultes B, Laederach K, Bueter M, Schiesser M.

Ann Surg. 2013 Nov;258(5):690-5

 

Experimental noninferiority trial of synthetic small-caliber biodegradable versus stable vascular grafts

Mugnai D, Tille JC, Mrówczyski W, de Valence S, Montet X, Möller M, Walpoth BH.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Aug;146(2):400-407

 

Did the Hand Drawn Cephalometric Tracing Technique for Orthognathic Surgery Planning say its Last Word? Objective and Subjective Evaluation

Prisse LA, Courvoisier DS, Scolozzi P.

J Craniofac Surg. 2013 Jul;24(4):e320-5

 

Incision length for kidney transplantation does not influence short- or long-term outcome: prospective randomized controlled trial

Malinka T, Banz VM, Wagner J, Candinas D, Inderbitzin D.

Clin Transplant. 2013 Aug 8

 

Effect of Diabetes on Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Emergency Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis

Schettle M, Beldi G.

World J Surg. 2013 May 30

 

Modest Improvement in Overall Survival for Patients With Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer: A Trend Analysis Using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Registry From 1988 to 2008

Worni M, Guller U, White RR, Castleberry AW, Pietrobon R, Cerny T, Gloor B, Koeberle D.

Pancreas. 2013 Jul 16

 

Integrating sorafenib into an algorithm for the management of posttransplant hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence

Toso C, Mentha G, Majno P.

J Hepatol. 2013 Jul;59(1):3-5

 

Assessment of recurrence and complications following uncomplicated diverticulitis

Buchs NC, Konrad-Mugnier B, Jannot AS, Poletti PA, Ambrosetti P, Gervaz P.

Br J Surg. 2013 Jun;100(7):976-9; discussion 979

 

Transarterial embolization in acute colonic bleeding: review of 11 years of experience and long-term results

Rossetti A, Buchs NC, Breguet R, Bucher P, Terraz S, Morel P.

Int J Colorectal Dis. 2013 Jun;28(6):777-82

 

Impact of robotic general surgery course on participants‘ surgical practice

Buchs NC, Pugin F, Volonté F, Hagen ME, Morel P.

Surg Endosc. 2013 Jun;27(6):1968-72

 

Drainage days-an independent risk factor for serious sternal wound infections after cardiac surgery: A case control study

Tschudin-Sutter S, Meinke R, Schuhmacher H, Dangel M, Eckstein F, Reuthebuch O, Widmer AF.

Am J Infect Control. 2013 Jul 16

 

Secret scar breast augmentation

Tremp M, Schoeller T, Kalbermatten D.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013 Jul 5

 

Negligible Nuclear FOXP3 Expression in Breast Cancer Epithelial Cells Compared With FOXP3-Positive T Cells

Droeser RA, Obermann EC, Wolf AM, Wallner S, Wolf D, Tzankov A.

Clin Breast Cancer. 2013 Aug;13(4):264-70

 

Priming 3D Cultures of Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Toward Cartilage Formation Via Developmental Pathways

Centola M, Tonnarelli B, Schären S, Glaser N, Barbero A, Martin I.

Stem Cells Dev. 2013 Jul 27

 

Transdiaphragmatic minimally invasive lobectomy is feasible in a pig

von Holzen U, Lebenthal A, Rao P, Scott W.

Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2013 Jun;23(3):341-4

 

High myeloperoxidase positive cell infiltration in colorectal cancer is an independent favorable prognostic factor

Droeser RA, Hirt C, Eppenberger-Castori S, Zlobec I, Viehl CT, Frey DM, Nebiker CA, Rosso R, Zuber M, Amicarella F, Iezzi G, Sconocchia G, Heberer M, Lugli A, Tornillo L, Oertli D, Terracciano L, Spagnoli GC.

PLoS One. 2013 May 29;8(5):e64814

 

Tissue decellularization by activation of programmed cell death

Bourgine PE, Pippenger BE, Todorov A Jr, Tchang L, Martin I.

Biomaterials. 2013 Aug;34(26):6099-108 27

 

When a colonoscopy becomes a duodenoscopy: a palliative treatment of a malignant sigmoidoduodenal fistula

Huber X, Droeser RA, Bernsmeier C, Kirchhoff P.

BMJ Case Rep. 2013 May 24;2013

 

Manufacturing devices and instruments for easier rat liver transplantation

Oldani G, Lacotte S, Orci L, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C.

J Vis Exp. 2013 May 5;(75):e50380

 

Secondary burn progression decreased by erythropoietin

Tobalem M, Harder Y, Rezaeian F, Wettstein R.

 Crit Care Med. 2013 Apr;41(4):963-71

 

Assessment of sexual function and conjugal satisfaction prior to and after liver transplantation

Klein J, Tran SN, Mentha-Dugerdil A, Giostra E, Majno P, Morard I, Berney T, Dendauw P, Morel P, Mentha G, Iselin CE, Toso C.

Ann Transplant. 2013 Mar 26;18:136-45

 

Ampullectomy for an unexpected ampullary hamartoma in a heterotaxic patient

Meyer J, Rossetti A, Scheffler M, Morel P, Majno P.

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2013;4(6):544-6

 

Suture repair of umbilical hernia during caesarean section: a case-control study

Steinemann DC, Limani P, Ochsenbein N, Krähenmann F, Clavien PA, Zimmermann R, Hahnloser D.

Hernia. 2013 Aug;17(4):521-6

 

Extended lymphadenectomy in patients with pancreatic cancer is debatable

Sergeant G, Melloul E, Lesurtel M, Deoliveira ML, Clavien PA.

World J Surg. 2013 Aug;37(8):1782-8

 

The comprehensive complication index: a novel continuous scale to measure surgical morbidity

Slankamenac K, Graf R, Barkun J, Puhan MA, Clavien PA.

Ann Surg. 2013 Jul;258(1):1-7

 

Hypothermic oxygenated perfusion (HOPE) protects from biliary injury in a rodent model of DCD liver transplantation

Schlegel A, Graf R, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.

J Hepatol. 2013 Jun 29

 

2D motion analysis of rabbits after Achilles tendon rupture repair and histological analysis of extracted tendons: Can the number of animals be reduced by operating both hind legs simultaneously?

Buschmann J, Müller A, Nicholls F, Achermann R, Bürgisser GM, Baumgartner W, Calcagni M, Giovanoli P.

Injury. 2013 Jul 1

 

Internal retraction in single-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Initial experience and learning curve

Steinemann DC, Limani P, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.

Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2013 Jun;22(3):171-6

 

Advances in liver surgery for cholangiocarcinoma

DeOliveira ML, Kambakamba P, Clavien PA.

Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2013 May;29(3):293-8

 

The endovascular occlusion system for safe and immediate peripheral vessel occlusion during vascular interventions

Emmert MY, Venbrux A, Rudakov L, Cesarovic N, Radvany MG, Gailloud P, Falk V, Plass A.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 Jul 17

 

Less invasive (common) femoral artery aneurysm repair using endografts and limited dissection

Rancic Z, Pecoraro F, Pfammatter T, Mayer D, Veith FJ, Lachat M.

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2013 May;45(5):481-7

 

Reactivation of AKT signaling following treatment of cancer cells with PI3K inhibitors attenuates their antitumor effects

Dufour M, Dormond-Meuwly A, Pythoud C, Demartines N, Dormond O.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 Jul 15

 

Simultaneous Biliary Drainage and Portal Vein Embolization Before Extended Hepatectomy for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: Preliminary Experience

Guiu B, Bize P, Demartines N, Lesurtel M, Denys A.

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2013 Jul 11

 

Cost-effectiveness of the implementation of an enhanced recovery protocol for colorectal surgery

Roulin D, Donadini A, Gander S, Griesser AC, Blanc C, Hübner M, SchäferM, Demartines N.

Br J Surg. 2013 Jul;100(8):1108-147 

 

Implantation of Prophylactic Nonabsorbable Intraperitoneal Mesh in Patients With Peritonitis Is Safe and Feasible

Kurmann A, Barnetta C, Candinas D, Beldi G.

World J Surg. 2013 Apr 9

 

Laparoscopic approach in perforated appendicitis: increased incidence of surgical site infection?

Galli R, Banz V, Fenner H, Metzger J.

Surg Endosc. 2013 Feb 27

 

An uncommon cause of a focal liver lesion. Post-traumatic splenosis

Röther M, Dufour JF, Schnüriger B.

Gastroenterology. 2013 Mar;144(3):510, 659

 

Negative laparotomy in trauma: are we getting better?

Schnüriger B, Lam L, Inaba K, Kobayashi L, Barbarino R, Demetriades D.

Am Surg. 2012 Nov;78(11):1219-23

 

Tissue metabolomics of hepatocellular carcinoma: Tumor energy metabolism and the role of transcriptomic classification

Beyoglu D, Imbeaud S, Maurhofer O, Bioulac-Sage P, Zucman-Rossi J, Dufour JF, Idle JR.

Hepatology. 2013 Mar 5

 

Severe Postoperative Complications Adversely Affect Long-Term Survival After R1 Resection for Pancreatic Head Adenocarcinoma

Petermann D, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

World J Surg. 2013 Apr 6

 

Sentinel lymph node biopsy in nonmelanoma skin cancer patients

Matthey-Giè ML, Boubaker A, Letovanec I, Demartines N, Matter M.

J Skin Cancer. 2013;2013:267474

 

Is tumour size an underestimated feature in the current TNM system for malignancies of the pancreatic head?

Petermann D, Demartines N, Schäfer M.

HPB (Oxford). 2013 Jan 29

 

Does pharmacological conditioning with the volatile anaesthetic sevoflurane offer protection in liver surgery?

Slankamenac K, Breitenstein S, Beck-Schimmer B, Graf R, Puhan MA, Clavien PA.

HPB (Oxford). 2012 Dec;14(12):854-62

 

Are two-stage hepatectomies associated with more complications than one-stage procedures?

Schadde E, Slankamenac K, Breitenstein S, Lesurtel M, De Oliveira M, Beck-Schimmer B, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.

HPB (Oxford). 2012 Nov 28 

 

Poor level of agreement on the management of postoperative pancreatic fistula: results of an international survey

Melloul E, Raptis DA, Clavien PA, Lesurtel M; European-African Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

HPB (Oxford). 2013 Apr;15(4):307-14

 

Suture repair of umbilical hernia during caesarean section: a case-control study

Steinemann DC, Limani P, Ochsenbein N, Krähenmann F, Clavien PA, Zimmermann R, Hahnloser D.

Hernia. 2013 Mar 31

 

Perineal stapled prolapse resection for external rectal prolapse: is it worthwhile in the long-term?

Tschuor C, Limani P, Nocito A, Dindo D, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.

Tech Coloproctol. 2013 Apr 24

 

A new cable-tie-based sternal closure device: infectious considerations

Melly L, Gahl B, Meinke R, Rueter F, Matt P, Reuthebuch O, Eckstein FS, Grapow MT.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 Apr 26

 

A large fibroma of the round ligament of the liver

von Strauss Und Torney M, Brunner P, von Holzen U, Hohmann J, Kettelhack C.

Surgery. 2013 Apr 16. pii: S0039-6060(13)00057-3

 

Missed diagnosis of a gallstone ileus: an incomplete laparoscopy due to a putative ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection

Däster S, Nebiker CA, Hohmann J, Droeser RA.

BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Apr 5;2013

 

Sewed revascularization for arterialized liver transplantation in mice

Humar B, Raptis DA, Weber A, Graf R, Clavien PA, Tian Y.

J Surg Res. 2013 Mar 30

 

Intermediate-term outcome of single kidney grafts from pediatric donors weighing 10-14 kg in adult recipients

Gröschl I, Wolff T, Gürke L, Eugster T, Hopfer H, Steiger J, Schaub S, Burkhalter F.

Clin Transplant. 2013 Mar 26

 

Comparison of Randomized Controlled Trial Registry Entries and Content of Reports in Surgical Journals

Rosenthal R, Dwan K.

Ann Surg. 2013 Mar 8

 

Advances in liver surgery for cholangiocarcinoma

Deoliveira ML, Kambakamba P, Clavien PA.

Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2013 May;29(3):293-8

 

Clinical impact of programmed cell death ligand 1 expression in colorectal cancer

Droeser RA, Hirt C, Viehl CT, Frey DM, Nebiker C, Huber X, Zlobec I, Eppenberger-Castori S, Tzankov A, Rosso R, Zuber M, Muraro MG, Amicarella F, Cremonesi E, Heberer M, Iezzi G, Lugli A, Terracciano L, Sconocchia G, Oertli D, Spagnoli GC, Tornillo L.

Eur J Cancer. 2013 Mar 8. pii: S0959-8049(13)00123-8

 

Engineering of a functional bone organ through endochondral ossification

Scotti C, Piccinini E, Takizawa H, Todorov A, Bourgine P, Papadimitropoulos A, Barbero A, Manz MG, Martin I. 

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Mar 5;110(10):3997-4002

 

Transplanted human pancreatic islets after long-term insulin independence

Muller YD, Gupta S, Morel P, Borot S, Bettens F, Truchetet ME, Villard J, Seebach JD, Holmberg D, Toso C, Lobrinus JA, Bosco D, Berney T.

Am J Transplant. 2013 Apr;13(4):1093-7

 

Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effect of perioperative steroids on ischaemia-reperfusion injury and surgical stress response in patients undergoing liver resection

Orci LA, Toso C, Mentha G, Morel P, Majno PE.

Br J Surg. 2013 Apr;100(5):600-9

 

Console-integrated stereoscopic OsiriX 3D volume-rendered images for da Vinci colorectal robotic surgery

Volonté F, Pugin F, Buchs NC, Spaltenstein J, Hagen M, Ratib O, Morel P.

Surg Innov. 2013 Apr;20(2):158-63

 

Docking of the da Vinci Si Surgical System® with single-site technology

Iranmanesh P, Morel P, Buchs NC, Pugin F, Volonte F, Kreaden US, Hagen ME.

Int J Med Robot. 2013 Mar;9(1):12-6

 

 

Robotic laparoendoscopy single site surgery: a transdisciplinary review

Balaphas A, Hagen ME, Buchs NC, Pugin F, Volonté F, Inan I, Morel P.

Int J Med Robot. 2013 Mar;9(1):1-11

 

 

Factors predicting survival after post-transplant hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence

Toso C, Cader S, Mentha-Dugerdil A, Meeberg G, Majno P, Morard I, Giostra E, Berney T, Morel P, Mentha G, Kneteman NM.

J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2013 Mar;20(3):342-7

 

Robot-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for super obese patients: a comparative study

Buchs NC, Pugin F, Chassot G, Volonte F, Koutny-Fong P, Hagen ME, Morel P.

Obes Surg. 2013 Mar;23(3):353-7

 

Systematic use of recurrent laryngeal nerve neuromonitoring changes the operative strategy in planned bilateral thyroidectomy

Sadowski SM, Soardo P, Leuchter I, Robert JH, Triponez F.

Thyroid. 2013 Mar;23(3):329-33

 

Three-dimensional laparoscopy: a step toward advanced surgical navigation

Buchs NC, Volonte F, Pugin F, Toso C, Morel P.

Surg Endosc. 2013 Feb;27(2):692-3

 

Ischemia/Reperfusion injury in liver surgery and transplantation

Schemmer P, Lemasters JJ, Clavien PA.

HPB Surg. 2012; 2012: 453295. doi: 10.1155/2012/453295. Epub 2012 Dec 30

 

Balancing Utility and Need by Means of Donor-to-Recipient Matching: A Challenging Problem 

Avolio AW, Halldorson JB, Burra P, Dutkowski P, Agnes S, Clavien PA. 

Am J Transplant. 2013 Feb; 13 (2): 522-3

 

Portal Vein Embolization before Right Hepatectomy: Improved Results Using n-Butyl-Cyanoacrylate Compared to Microparticles Plus Coils 

Guiu B, Bize P, Gunthern D, Demartines N, Halkic N, Denys A. 

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2013 Jan 30

 

Aberrant Right Hepatic Artery with a Prepancreatic Course Visualized Prior to Pancreaticoduodenectomy 

Venara A, Pittet O, Lu TL, Demartines N, Halkic N. 

J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Jan 4

 

Endovascular Treatment of Active Splenic Bleeding After Colonoscopy: A Systematic Review of the Literature 

Corcillo A, Aellen S, Zingg T, Bize P, Demartines N, Denys A. 

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2012 Dec 21

 

Long-term Outcome after Liver Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Larger than 10 cm 

Allemann P, Demartines N, Bouzourene H, Tempia A, Halkic N. 

World J Surg. 2013 Feb; 37 (2): 452-8

 

First-aid with warm water delays burn progression and increases skin survival 

Tobalem M, Harder Y, Tschanz E, Speidel V, Pittet-Cuénod B, Wettstein R. 

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013 Feb; 66 (2): 260-6

 

The impact of wait list body mass index changes on the outcome after liver transplantation 

Orci LA, Majno PE, Berney T, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C. 

Transpl Int. 2013 Feb; 26 (2):170-6

 

Plastic surgery after gastric bypass improves long-term quality of life

Modarressi A, Balagué N, Huber O, Chilcott M, Pittet-Cuénod B.

Obes Surg. 2013 Jan; 23 (1): 24-30

 

Single port thymectomy: a step toward "scarless" thymectomy to re- place robotics? 

Myers PO, Panos A. 

Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Dec; 94 (6): 2176; author reply 2176-7

 

Intra-operative fluorescent cholangiography using indocyanin green during robotic single site cholecystectomy 

Buchs NC, Hagen ME, Pugin F, Volonte F, Bucher P, Schiffer E, Morel P. 

Int J Med Robot. 2012 Dec; 8 (4): 436-40

 

A survival analysis of the liver-first reversed management of advanced simultaneous colorectal liver metastases: a LiverMetSurvey-based study 

Andres A, Toso C, Adam R, Barroso E, Hubert C, Capussotti L, Gerstel E, Roth A, Majno PE, Mentha G.

Ann Surg. 2012 Nov; 256 (5): 772-8; discussion 778-9

 

Erythropoietin in the prevention of experimental burn progression

Tobalem M, Harder Y, Schuster T, Rezaeian F, Wettstein R.

Br J Surg. 2012 Sep; 99 (9): 1295-303

 

Computational area measurement of orbital floor fractures: reliability, accuracy and rapidity

Schouman T, Courvoisier DS, Imholz B, Van Issum C, Scolozzi P.

Eur J Radiol. 2012 Sep; 81 (9): 2251-4

 

Minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis of the distal femur

Link BC, Rosenkranz J, Winkler J, Babst R.

Oper Orthop Traumatol. 2012 Sep ; 24 (4-5): 324-34

 

The AO Foundation and Orthopaedic Trauma Association (AO/OTA) scapula fracture classification system: focus on glenoid fossa involve- ment

Jaeger M, Lambert S, Südkamp NP, Kellam JF, Madsen JE, Babst R, Andermahr J, Li W, Audigé L.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2012 Sep 27

 

Minimally invasive plating osteosynthesis of proximal humeral shaft fractures with long PHILOS plates

Brunner A, Thormann S, Babst R.

Oper Orthop Traumatol. 2012 Sep; 24 (4-5): 302-11

 

Effect of three-dimensional computed tomography reconstructions on reliability

Brunner A, Heeren N, Albrecht F, Hahn M, Ulmar B, Babst R.

Foot Ankle Int. 2012 Sep; 33 (9): 727-33

 

The Humerusblock NG: a new concept for stabilization of proximal hu- meral fractures and its biomechanical evaluation

Brunner A, Resch H, Babst R, Kathrein S, Fierlbeck J, Niederberger A, Schmölz W.

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2012 Jul ; 132 (7): 985-92

 

Development and validation of the new international classification for scapula fractures

Harvey E, Audigé L, Herscovici D, Agel J, Madsen JE, Babst R, Nork S, Kellam J.

J Orthop Trauma. 2012 Jun; 26 (6): 364-9

 

Antitumor effect of SIRT1 inhibition in human HCC tumor models in vitro and in vivo

Portmann S, Fahrner R, Lechleiter A, Keogh A, Overney S, Laemmle A, Mikami K, Montani M, Tschan MP, Candinas D, Stroka D.

Mol Cancer Ther. 2013 Jan 21

 

How Do We Apply Video-Assisted Retroperitoneal Necrosectomy with Minimal Access?

Wenning AS, Angst E, Lechleiter A, Brugger JJ, Candinas D, Gloor B.

Dig Surg. 2013 Jan 16; 29(6): 475-476

 

A20 promotes liver regeneration by decreasing SOCS3 expression to enhance IL-6/STAT3 proliferative signals

da Silva CG, Studer P, Skroch M, Mahiou J, Minussi DC, Peterson CR, Wilson SW, Patel VI, Ma A, Csizmadia E, Ferran C.

Hepatology. 2012 Dec 12. doi: 10.1002/hep.26197

 

Metabolomic markers for intestinal ischemia in a mouse model

Fahrner R, Beyoglu D, Beldi G, Idle JR.

J Surg Res. 2012 Dec; 178 (2): 879-87

Research in Switzerland 2012

Transrectal specimen extraction after laparoscopic left colectomy: a casematched
study.
Christoforidis D, Clerc D, Demartines N.
Colorectal Dis. 2012 Oct 3. doi: 10.1111/codi.12006


Timing of rectosigmoid resection for diverticular disease: the patient‘s view.
Käser SA, Glauser PM, Basilicata G, Müller DA, Maurer CA.
Colorectal Dis. 2012 Mar; 14 (3): e111-6


Oncological short-term effects and adverse events of MRI-guided selective
neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy for rectal cancer.
Maurer CA, Mattiello D, Duwe J, Ruppert R, Ptok H, Strassburg J, Junginger
T, Merkel S, Hermanek P.
Anticancer Res. 2012 May; 32 (5): 1721-8


Subtotal colectomy for malignant left-sided colon obstruction is associated
with a lower anastomotic leak rate than segmental colectomy.
Käser SA, Glauser PM, Künzli B, Dolanc R, Bassotti G, Maurer CA.
Anticancer Res. 2012 Aug; 32 (8): 3501-5


Surgical site infections following implant surgery for hip fractures: Outbreak
investigation and problem solution incorporating healthcare bundles.
Acklin Y, Widmer A, Renner R, Frei R, Gross T.
Injury 2011; 42: 209-216


Clinical longer term results following internal fixation of proximal humerus
fractures with a locking compression plate (PHILOS®).
Hirschmann M, Fallegger B, Amsler F, Regazzoni P, Gross T.
Journal of Orthopedic Trauma 2011; 25: 286-293


Prevalence and incidence of longer-term pain in survivors of polytrauma –
the measure makes the difference.
Gross T, Amsler F.
Surgery 2011; 150: 985-995


Clinical evaluation of the Trauma Outcome Profile (TOP) in the longer-term
follow-up of polytrauma patients.
Attenberger C, Amsler F, Gross T.
Injury 2012; 43: 1566-74


Outcome in polytraumatized patients with and without brain injury.
Gross T, Schüepp M, Attenberger C, Pargger H, Amsler F.
Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica 2012; 56: 1163-74


Long term performance of polycaprolactone vascular grafts in a rat abdominal
aorta replacement model.
de Valence S, Tille JC, Mugnai D, Mrowczynski W, Gurny R, Möller M, Walpoth BH.
Biomaterials. 2012 Jan; 33 (1): 38-47


Advantages of bilayered vascular grafts for surgical applicability and tissue
regeneration.
de Valence S, Tille JC, Giliberto JP, Mrowczynski W, Gurny R, Walpoth BH,
Möller M.
Acta Biomater. 2012 Nov; 8 (11): 3914-20


Intestinal obstruction following use of laparoscopic barbed suture: A new
complication with new material?
Buchs NC, Ostermann S, Hauser J, Roche B, Iselin CE, Morel P.
Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2012 Sep; 21 (5): 369-71


Detection of ATP by "in line" (31)P magnetic resonance spectroscopy during
oxygenated hypothermic pulsatile perfusion of pigs‘ kidneys.
Lazeyras F, Buhler L, Vallee JP, Hergt M, Nastasi A, Ruttimann R, Morel P,
Buchs JB.
Magma. 2012 Oct; 25 (5): 391-9


Robotic single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Morel P, Pugin F, Bucher P, Buchs NC, Hagen ME.
J Robot Surg. 2012 Sep; 6 (3): 273-274


Altemeier‘s procedure for rectal prolapse: analysis of long-term outcome in
60 patients.
Ris F, Colin JF, Chilcott M, Remue C, Jamart J, Kartheuser A.
Colorectal Dis. 2012 Sep; 14 (9): 1106-11


Adult hepatoblastoma: learning from children.
Rougemont AL, McLin VA, Toso C, Wildhaber BE.
J Hepatol. 2012 Jun; 56 (6): 1392-403


TAPP or TEP? Population-Based Analysis of Prospective Data on 4,552 Patients
Undergoing Endoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair.
Gass M, Banz VM, Rosella L, Adamina M, Candinas D, Güller U.
World J Surg. 2012 Sep 7


Promotion of liver regeneration by natural killer cells in mice is dependent on
extracellular ATP phosphohydrolysis.
Graubardt N, Fahrner R, Trochsler M, Keogh A, Breu K, Furer C, Stroka D,
Robson SC, Slack E, Candinas D, Beldi G.
Hepatology. 2012 Aug 16. doi: 10.1002/hep.26008


Morbidity rate of reoperation in thyroid surgery: a different point of view.
Kurmann A, Herden U, Schmid SW, Candinas D, Seiler CA.
Swiss Med Wkly. 2012 Aug 14; 142: w13643. doi: 10.4414/smw.2012.13643


Impact of surgical technique on operative morbidity and its socioeconomic
benefit in thyroid surgery.
Kurmann A, Martens F, Inglin R, Schmid SW, Candinas D, Seiler CA.
Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2012 Oct; 397 (7): 1127-31


Role of intra- and peritumoral budding in the interdisciplinary management
of rectal cancer patients.
Zlobec I, Borner M, Lugli A, Inderbitzin D.
Int J Surg Oncol. 2012; 2012: 795945. Epub 2012 Jul 31


Does pharmacological conditioning with the volatile anaesthetic sevoflurane
offer protection in liver surgery?
Slankamenac K, Breitenstein S, Beck-Schimmer B, Graf R, Puhan MA,
Clavien PA.
HPB (Oxford). 2012 Dec; 14 (12): 854-62


The Use of Fatty Liver Grafts in Modern Allocation Systems: Risk Assessment
by the Balance of Risk (BAR) Score.
Dutkowski P, Schlegel A, Slankamenac K, Oberkofler CE, Adam R, Burroughs
AK, Schadde E, Müllhaupt B, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2012 Nov; 256 (5): 861-869


Protection of Pharmacological Postconditioning in Liver Surgery: Results of
a Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial.
Beck-Schimmer B, Breitenstein S, Bonvini JM, Lesurtel M, Ganter M, Weber
A, Puhan MA, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2012 Nov; 256 (5): 837-845


Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial of Primary Anastomosis or Hartmann‘s
Procedure for Perforated Left Colonic Diverticulitis With Purulent or Fecal
Peritonitis.
Oberkofler CE, Rickenbacher A, Raptis DA, Lehmann K, Villiger P, Buchli C,
Grieder F, Gelpke H, Decurtins M, Tempia-Caliera AA, Demartines N, Hahnloser
D, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S. A
Ann Surg. 2012 Nov; 256 (5): 819-27


Job satisfaction among young board-certified surgeons at academic centers
in europe and north america.
Raptis DA, Schlegel A, Tschuor C, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2012 Nov; 256 (5): 796-805


Expression of serotonin receptors in human hepatocellular cancer.
Soll C, Riener MO, Oberkofler CE, Hellerbrand C, Wild PJ, Deoliveira ML,
Clavien PA.
Clin Cancer Res. 2012 Nov 1; 18 (21): 5902-10


New surgical technique for pediatric en-bloc kidney and pancreas transplantation:
the pancreas piggy-back.
Waldner M, Bächler T, Schadde E, Schiesser M, Immer F, Clavien PA, Brockmann
Transpl Int. 2012 Oct 16. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-2277.2012.01569.x


Protective mechanisms of end-ischemic cold machine perfusion in DCD liver
grafts.
de Rougemont O, Schlegel A, Graf R, Clavien PA, Dutkowski P.
J Hepatol. 2012 Oct 10. doi:pii: S0168-8278(12)00770-2


Internal retraction in single-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Initial experience
and learning curve.
Steinemann DC, Limani P, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.
Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2012 Oct 4. PMID: 23033957


New insight into hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy: induction of
oxidative stress dramatically enhanced tumor killing in in vitro and in vivo
models.
Lehmann K, Rickenbacher A, Jang JH, Oberkofler CE, Vonlanthen R, von
Boehmer L, Humar B, Graf R, Gertsch P, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2012 Nov; 256 (5): 730-8


Liver Failure After Extended Hepatectomy in Mice Is Mediated by a p21-Dependent
Barrier to Liver Regeneration.
Lehmann K, Tschuor C, Rickenbacher A, Jang JH, Oberkofler CE, Tschopp O,
Schulze SM, Raptis DA, Weber A, Graf R, Humar B, Clavien PA.
Gastroenterology. 2012 Sep 6. doi:pii: S0016-5085(12)01302-9

 

Bipolar vessel sealers versus clips and vascular staplers for laparoscopic
colorectal resection
Adamina M, Champagne BJ, Hoffman L, Ermlich MB, Delaney CP
Br J Surg. 2011 Dec; 98 (12): 1703-1712

 

Laparoscopic total mesorectal excision for low rectal cancer
Adamina M, Delaney CP
Surg Endoscopy 2011; 25: 2738-2741

 

Enhanced recovery pathways optimize health outcomes and resource
utilization: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in colorectal
surgery
Adamina M, Kehlet H, Tomlinson G, Senagore AJ, Delaney CP
Surgery 2011; 149: 830-840

 

Littoral cell angioma in main and accessory intrapancreatic spleen
presenting as splenic rupture
Pilz JB, Sperschneider T, Lutz T, Loosli B, Maurer CA
Am J Surg. 2011 Feb; 201 (2): e 15-17

 

Ischemic colitis: clinical presentation, localization in relation to risk
factors, and long-term results
Glauser PM, Wermuth P, Cathomas G, Kuhnt E, Käser SA, Maurer CA
World J Surg. 2011 Nov; 35 (11): 2549-2554

 

Enhanced activity of meprin-a, a pro-migratory and pro-angiogenic
protease, in colorectal cancer
Lottaz D, Maurer CA, Noël A, Blacher S, Huguenin M, Nievergelt A,
Niggli V, Kern A, Müller S, Seibold F, Friess H, Becker-Pauly C, Stöcker
W, Sterchi EE
PLoS One. 2011; 6 (11): e 26450

 

The impact of the introduction of total mesorectal excision on local
recurrence rate and survival in rectal cancer: long-term results
Maurer CA, Renzulli P, Kull C, Käser SA, Mazzucchelli L, Ulrich A,
Büchler MW
Ann Surg Oncol. 2011 Jul; 18 (7): 1899-1906

 

How to counter the problem of r1 resection in duodenopancreatectomy
for pancreatic cancer?
Angst E, Kim-Fuchs C, Chittazhathu Kurian Kuruvilla Y, Inderbitzin D,
Montani M, Candinas D, Gloor B
J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Mar; 16 (3): 673

 

Early closure of ileostomy is associated with less postoperative nausea
and vomiting
Worni M, Witschi A, Gloor B, Candinas D, Laffer UT, Kuehni CE
Dig Surg. 2011; 28 (5-6): 417-423

 

Bilateral total extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair (TEP) has outcomes
similar to those for unilateral TEP: population-based analysis of prospective
data of 6,505 patients
Gass M, Rosella L, Banz V, Candinas D, Güller U
Surg Endosc. 2011 Nov 24

 

Operation time and body mass index are significant risk factors for
surgical site infection in laparoscopic sigmoid resection: a multicenter
study
Kurmann A, Vorburger SA, Candinas D, Beldi G
Surg Endosc. 2011 Nov; 25 (11): 3531-3534

 

Impact of advanced age on outcomes following damage control interventions
for trauma
Lustenberger T, Talving P, Schnüriger B, Eberle BM, Keel MJ
World J Surg. 2012 Jan; 36 (1): 208-215

 

Complications of elective liver resections in a center with low mortality:
a simple score to predict morbidity
Andres A, Toso C, Moldovan B, Schiffer E, Rubbia-Brandt L, Terraz S,
Klopfenstein CE, Morel P, Majno P, Mentha G
Arch Surg. 2011 Nov; 146 (11): 1246-1252

 

Impact of the number of infusions on 2-year results of islet-after-kidney
transplantation in the GRAGIL network
Borot S, Niclauss N, Wojtusciszyn A, Brault C, Demuylder-Mischler S,
Müller Y, Giovannoni L, Parnaud G, Meier R, Badet L, Bayle F, Frimat L,
Kessler L, Morelon E, Penfornis A, Thivolet C, Toso C, Morel P, Bosco D,
Colin C, Benhamou PY, Berney T; GRAGIL Network
Transplantation. 2011 Nov 15; 92 (9): 1031-1038

 

Randomized clinical trial of laparoendoscopic single-site versus
conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Bucher P, Pugin F, Buchs NC, Ostermann S, Morel P
Br J Surg. 2011 Dec;98 (12): 1695-1702

 

Outcome of treated and untreated asymptomatic bacteriuria in renal
transplant recipients
El Amari EB, Hadaya K, Bühler L, Berney T, Rohner P, Martin PY, Mentha
G, van Delden C
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2011 Dec; 26 (12): 4109-4114

 

The impact of waiting list alpha-fetoprotein changes on the outcome of
liver transplant for hepatocellular carcinoma
Merani S, Majno P, Kneteman NM, Berney T, Morel P, Mentha G, Toso C
J Hepatol. 2011 Oct; 55 (4): 814-819

 

Demographics and outcomes of severe herpes simplex virus hepatitis:
a registry-based study
Moldovan B, Mentha G, Majno P, Berney T, Morard I, Giostra E,
Wildhaber BE, Van Delden C, Morel P, Toso C
J Hepatol. 2011 Dec; 55 (6): 1222-1226

 

Robotic single-port cholecystectomy using a new platform: initial clinical
experience
Morel P, Hagen ME, Bucher P, Buchs NC, Pugin F
J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Dec; 15 (12): 2182-2166

 

Cadherin engagement protects human ß-cells from apoptosis
Parnaud G, Gonelle-Gispert C, Morel P, Giovannoni L, Muller YD, Meier
R, Borot S, Berney T, Bosco D
Endocrinology. 2011 Dec; 152 (12): 4601-4609

 

History of robotic surgery: from AESOP® and ZEUS® to da Vinci®
Pugin F, Bucher P, Morel P
J Visc Surg. 2011 Oct; 148 (5 Suppl): e 3-8

 

Pheochromocytoma and abdominal paraganglioma
Renard J, Clerici T, Licker M, Triponez F
J Visc Surg. 2011 Dec; 148 (6): e 409-416

 

Robotic pancreatic resection: how far can we go?
Buchs NC, Volonte F, Pugin F, Bucher P, Jung M, Morel P
Minerva Chir. 2011 Dec; 66 (6): 603-614

 

Reducing Cost of Surgery by Avoiding Complications: the Model of
Robotic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Hagen ME, Pugin F, Chassot G, Huber O, Buchs N, Iranmanesh P,
Morel P
Obes Surg. 2012 Jan; 22 (1): 52-61

 

Playing Play-Doh to Prevent Postoperative Liver Failure: The "ALPPS"
approach
de Santibañes E, Clavien PA
Ann Surg. 2012 Mar; 255 (3): 415-417

 

Serotonin protects mouse liver from cholestatic injury by decreasing
bile salt pool after bile duct ligation
Jang JH, Rickenbacher A, Humar B, Weber A, Raptis DA, Lehmann K,
Stieger B, Moritz W, Soll C, Georgiev P, Fischer D, Laczko E, Graf R,
Clavien PA
Hepatology. 2012 Jan 30. doi: 10.1002/hep.25626

 

A quarter century experience in liver trauma: a plea for early computed
tomography and conservative management for all hemodynamically
stable patients
Petrowsky H, Raeder S, Zuercher L, Platz A, Simmen HP, Puhan MA,
Keel MJ, Clavien PA
World J Surg. 2012 Feb; 36 (2): 247-254

 

Laparoscopic gastric pouch and remnant resection: a novel approach
to refractory anastomotic ulcers after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: case
report
Steinemann DC, Schiesser M, Clavien PA, Nocito A
BMC Surg. 2011 Dec 2; 11:33

 

Serotonin: A double-edged sword for the liver?
Lesurtel M, Soll C, Humar B, Clavien PA
Surgeon. 2011 Nov 25

 

Perception of surgical complications among patients, nurses and physicians:
a prospective cross-sectional survey
Slankamenac K, Graf R, Puhan MA, Clavien PA
Patient Saf Surg. 2011 Nov 22; 5 (1): 30

 

 

 

Research in Switzerland 2011

Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einParastomal hernia incarceration due to migrated intragastric balloon
Limani P, Steinemann DC, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.
Hernia. 2011 May 3.

 

Laparoscopic total mesorectal excision for low rectal cancer
Adamina M, Delaney CP.
Surg Endoscopy 2011; 25: 2738-2741

 

Enhanced recovery pathways optimize health outcomes and resource utilization: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in colorectal surgery
Adamina M, Kehlet H, Tomlinson G, Senagore AJ, Delaney CP.
Surgery 2011; 149: 830-40

 

Step activity monitoring to assess ambulation before and after total ankle arthroplasty
Assal M, Ahmad AC, Lacraz A, Courvoisier DS, Stern R, Crevoisier X.
Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Sep;17(3):136-9

 

Noninvasive imaging techniques in islet transplantation
Borot S, Crowe LA, Toso C, Vallée JP, Berney T.
Curr Diab Rep. 2011 Oct;11(5):375-83

 

The effect of collateral ligament release on ankle dorsiflexion: an anatomical study
Gérard R, Unno-Veith F, Fasel J, Stern R, Assal M.
Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Sep;17(3):193-6


Laparoscopic versus open sigmoid resection for diverticulitis: longterm results of a prospective, randomized trial
Gervaz P, Mugnier-Konrad B, Morel P, Huber O, Inan I.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Oct;25(10):3373-8


Squamous cell carcinoma of the anus-an opportunistic cancer in HIVpositive male homosexuals
Gervaz P, Calmy A, Durmishi Y, Allal AS, Morel P.
World J Gastroenterol. 2011 Jul 7;17(25):2987-91

 


Choosing the cosmetically superior laparoscopic access to the abdomen: the importance of the umbilicus
Iranmanesh P, Morel P, Inan I, Hagen M.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Aug;25(8):2578-85

 


Complex aortic coarctation, regurgitant bicuspid aortic valve with VSD and ventricular non-compaction: a challenging combination
Myers PO, Tissot C, Cikirikcioglu M, Kalangos A.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Aug;59(5):313-6

 

Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist modulates the early phase of liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy in mice
Sgroi A, Gonelle-Gispert C, Morel P, Baertschiger RM, Niclauss N, Mentha G, Majno P, Serre-Beinier V, Buhler L.
PLoS One. 2011;6(9):e25442

 


Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: five steps to prevent recurrence
Toso C, Mentha G, Majno P.
Am J Transplant. 2011 Oct;11(10):2031-5

 

Detecting rejection after mouse Islet transplantation utilizing islet protein-stimulated ELISPOT
Toso C, Pawlick R, Lacotte S, Edgar R, Davis J, McCall M, Morel P, Mentha G, Berney T, Shapiro AM.
Cell Transplant. 2011;20(6):955-62

 


Utilization of a Private Facility to Perform Outpatient Surgery in Public Hospital Waiting List Patients
Vuilleumier H, Coquelin G, Wasserfallen JB, Demartines N.
Dig Surg. 2011 Sep 13;28(4):299-303

 

Targeting renal cell carcinoma with NVP-BEZ235, a dual PI3K/mTOR inhibitor, in combination with sorafenib
Roulin D, Waselle L, Dormond-Meuwly A, Dufour M, Demartines N, Dormond O.
Mol Cancer. 2011 Jul 26;10:90

 


Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: significant long-term weight loss, improvement of obesity-related comorbidities and quality of life
Suter M, Donadini A, Romy S, Demartines N, Giusti V.
Ann Surg. 2011 Aug;254(2):267-73.

 


Site Infections in Colon Surgery: The Patient, the Procedure, the Hospital, and the Surgeon
Hübner M, Diana M, Zanetti G, Eisenring MC, Demartines N, Troillet N.
Surgical Arch Surg. 2011 Jul 18

 


Perioperative nutrition in abdominal surgery: recommendations and reality
Cerantola Y, Grass F, Cristaudi A, Demartines N, Schäfer M, Hübner M.
Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2011;2011:739347

 


Transvaginal specimen extraction in colorectal surgery: current state of the art
Diana M, Perretta S, Wall J, Costantino FA, Leroy J, Demartines N, Marescaux J.
Colorectal Dis. 2011 Jun;13(6):e104-11

 


Redistribution of gastric blood flow by embolization of gastric arteries before esophagectomy
Diana M, Hübner M, Vuilleumier H, Bize P, Denys A, Demartines N, Schäfer M.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 May;91(5):1546-51

 


Vacuum-assisted closure device: a useful tool in the management of severe intrathoracic infections
Saadi A, Perentes JY, Gonzalez M, Tempia AC, Wang Y, Demartines N, Ris HB, Krueger T.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 May;91(5):1582-9

 


Perioperative nutrition is still a surgical orphan: results of a Swiss-Austrian survey
Grass F, Cerantola Y, Schäfer M, Müller S, Demartines N, Hübner M.
Eur J Clin Nutr. 2011 May;65(5):642-7

 


Targeting the JNK signaling pathway potentiates the antiproliferative efficacy of rapamycin in LS174T colon cancer cells
Benoit M, Dormond-Meuwly A, Demartines N, Dormond O.
J Surg Res. 2011 May 15;167(2):e193-8

 


Systematic review of delayed postoperative hemorrhage after pancreatic resection
Roulin D, Cerantola Y, Demartines N, Schäfer M.
J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Jun;15(6):1055-62

 


Video gaming in children improves performance on a virtual reality trainer but does not yet make a laparoscopic surgeon
Rosenthal R, Geuss S, Dell-Kuster S, Schäfer J, Hahnloser D, Demartines N.
Surg Innov. 2011 Jun;18(2):160-70

 


Objective hypoesthesia and pain after transabdominal preperitoneal hernioplasty: a prospective, randomized study comparing tissue adhesive versus spiral tacks
Brügger L, Bloesch M, Ipaktchi R, Kurmann A, Candinas D, Beldi G.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Nov 2

 


Postoperative Splanchnic Blood Flow Redistribution in Response to Fluid Challenges in the Presence and Absence of Endotoxemia in a Porcine Model
Brugger LE, Beldi G, Stalder M, Porta F, Candinas D, Takala J, Jakob SM.
Shock. 2011 Sep 27

 


Population-Based Analysis of 4113 Patients With Acute Cholecystitis: Defining the Optimal Time-Point for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Banz V, Gsponer T, Candinas D, Güller U.
Ann Surg. 2011 Aug 3

 


Prospective randomized trial comparing sutured with sutureless mesh fixation for Lichtenstein hernia repair: long-term results
Kim-Fuchs C, Angst E, Vorburger S, Helbling C, Candinas D, Schlumpf R.
Hernia. 2011 Jul 26

 


Estimation of physiologic ability and surgical stress score does not predict immediate outcome after pancreatic surgery
Deyle S, Banz VM, Wagner M, Becker K, Inderbitzin D, Gloor B, Candinas D.
Pancreas. 2011 Jul;40(5):723-9

 


Operation time and body mass index are significant risk factors for surgical site infection in laparoscopic sigmoid resection: a multicenter study
Kurmann A, Vorburger SA, Candinas D, Beldi G.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Nov;25(11):3531-4

 


Adverse effect of noise in the operating theatre on surgical-site infection
Kurmann A, Peter M, Tschan F, Mühlemann K, Candinas D, Beldi G.
Br J Surg. 2011 Jul;98(7):1021-5

 


Treatment practice in patients with isolated blunt splenic injuries: A survey of Swiss traumatologists
Schnüriger B, Martens F, Eberle BM, Renzulli P, Seiler CA, Candinas D.
Unfallchirurg. 2011 May 22

 


Intrathyroid Adenomas in Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Are They Frequent Enough to Guide Surgical Strategy?
Herden U, Seiler CA, Candinas D, Schmid SW.
Surg Innov. 2011 May 2

 


Recommendations for liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: an international consensus conference report
Clavien PA, Lesurtel M, Bossuyt PM, Gores GJ, Langer B, Perrier A;
on behalf of the OLT for HCC Consensus Group.
Lancet Oncol. 2011 Oct 31

 


Novel and simple preoperative score predicting complications after liver resection in noncirrhotic patients
Breitenstein S, Deoliveira ML, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2011 Nov;254(5):832

 


Are there better guidelines for allocation in liver transplantation?: a novel score targeting justice and utility in the model for end-stage liver disease era
Dutkowski P, Oberkofler CE, Slankamenac K, Puhan MA, Schadde E, Müllhaupt B, Geier A, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2011 Nov;254(5):745-54

 


Chemotherapy Before Liver Resection of Colorectal Metastases: Friend or Foe?
Lehmann K, Rickenbacher A, Weber A, Pestalozzi BC, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2011 Oct 28

 


MRI: the new reference standard in quantifying hepatic steatosis?
Raptis DA, Fischer MA, Graf R, Nanz D, Weber A, Moritz W, Tian Y, Oberkofler CE, Clavien PA.
Gut. 2011 Oct 13

 


Trainee satisfaction in surgery residency programs: Modern management tools ensure trainee motivation and success
Websky MW, Oberkofler CE, Rufibach K, Raptis DA, Lehmann K, Hahnloser D, Clavien PA.
Surgery. 2011 Oct 5

 


Sinusectomy for primary pilonidal sinus: Less is more
Soll C, Dindo D, Steinemann D, Hauffe T, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.
Surgery. 2011 Nov;150(5):996-1001

 


Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einCosmesis and body image after single-port laparoscopic or conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a multicenter double blinded randomised controlled trial (SPOCC-trial)
Steinemann DC, Raptis DA, Lurje G, Oberkofler CE, Wyss R, Zehnder A, Lesurtel M, Vonlanthen R, Clavien PA, Breitenstein S.
BMC Surg. 2011 Sep 12;11:24

 


Prospective randomized controlled trial of simulator-based versus traditional in-surgery laparoscopic camera navigation training
Franzeck FM, Rosenthal R, Muller MK, Nocito A, Wittich F, Maurus C, Dindo D, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Aug 19

 

Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einColon cancer cells produce immunoregulatory glucocorticoids
Sidler D, Renzulli P, Schnoz C, Berger B, Schneider-Jakob S, Flück C, Inderbitzin D, Corazza N, Candinas D, Brunner T.
Oncogene. 2011 May 26; 30(21): 2411-9

 

Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einPrognostic impact and therapeutic implications of sentinel lymph node micro-metastases in early-stage breast cancer patients
Viehl CT, Langer I, Guller U, Zanetti-Dällenbach R, Moch H, Wight E, Oertli D, Zuber M.
J Surg Oncol. 2011 May 1; 103(6): 531-3

 

Prospective randomized controlled trial of simulator-based versus traditional in-surgery laparoscopic camera navigation training
Franzeck FM, Rosenthal R, Muller MK, Nocito A, Wittich F, Maurus C, Dindo D, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Aug 19 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Adjuvant gemcitabine versus NEOadjuvant gemcitabine/oxaliplatin plus adjuvant gemcitabine in resectable PAncreatic Cancer: a randomized multicenter phase III study (NEOPAC study)Heinrich S, Pestalozzi B, Lesurtel M, Berrevoet F, Laurent S, Delpero JR, Raoul JL, Bachellier P, Dufour P, Moehler M, Weber A, Lang H, Rogiers X, Clavien PA.BMC Cancer. 2011 Aug 10; 11(1): 346

 

Chemical composition of hepatic lipids mediates reperfusion injury of the macrosteatotic mouse liver through thromboxane A(2)
El-Badry AM, Jang JH, Elsherbiny A, Contaldo C, Tian Y, Raptis DA, Laczko E, Moritz W, Graf R, Clavien PA.
J Hepatol. 2011 May 19 [Epub ahead of print]

 

2010 international consensus conference on liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma

Lesurtel M, Clavien PA.
Liver Transpl. 2011 Jun 7. [Epub ahead of print]

 

The model for end-stage liver disease allocation system for liver transplantation saves lives, but increases morbidity and cost: a prospective outcome analysis

Dutkowski P, Oberkofler CE, Béchir M, Müllhaupt B, Geier A, Raptis DA, Clavien PA.
Liver Transpl. 2011 Jun; 17(6): 674-84

 

The Impact of Complications on Costs of Major Surgical Procedures: A Cost Analysis of 1200 Patients
Vonlanthen R, Slankamenac K, Breitenstein S, Puhan MA, Muller MK, Hahnloser D, Hauri D, Graf R, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2011 May 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Locating perforator vessels by dynamic infrared imaging and flow Doppler with no thermal cold challenge
Tenorio X, Mahajan AL, Elias B, van Riempst JS, Wettstein R, Harder Y, Pittet B.
Ann Plast Surg. 2011 Aug; 67(2): 143-6

 

Accuracy of measurement of puborectal contraction by perineal ultrasound in patients with faecal incontinence

Zufferey G, Perneger T, Robert-Yap J, Skala K, Roche B.
Colorectal Dis. 2011 Aug; 13(8): e234-7

 

Smooth muscle actin and TGF- receptor I expression in the healing rabbit medial collateral and anterior cruciate ligaments
Menetrey J, Laumonier T, Garavaglia G, Hoffmeyer P, Fritschy D, Gabbiani G, Bochaton-Piallat ML.
Injury. 2011 Aug; 42(8): 735-41

 

Elective sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis: to operate or not?
Gervaz P, Morel P.
Ann Surg. 2011 Jul; 254(1): 176-7

 

Augmented reality and image overlay navigation with OsiriX in laparoscopic and robotic surgery: not only a matter of fashion
Volonté F, Pugin F, Bucher P, Sugimoto M, Ratib O, Morel P.
J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2011 Jul; 18(4): 506-9

 

Female population perception of conventional laparoscopy, transumbilical LESS, and transvaginal NOTES for cholecystectomy
Bucher P, Ostermann S, Pugin F, Morel P.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Jul; 25(7): 2308-15

 

Adjuvant Radio-chemotherapy for extrahepatic biliary tract cancers

Bonet Beltrán M, Roth AD, Mentha G, Allal AS.
BMC Cancer. 2011 Jun 24; 11: 267

 

A novel method for quantitative monitoring of transplanted islets of langerhans by positive contrast magnetic resonance imaging
Crowe LA, Ris F, Nielles-Vallespin S, Speier P, Masson S, Armanet M, Morel P, Toso C, Bosco D, Berney T, Vallee JP.
Am J Transplant. 2011 Jun; 11(6): 1158-68

 

Short versus long Roux-limb length in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery for the treatment of morbid and super obesity: a systematic review of the literature

Orci L, Chilcott M, Huber O.

Obes Surg. 2011 Jun; 21(6): 797-804

 

Single-port access prosthetic repair for primary and incisional ventral hernia: toward less parietal trauma
Bucher P, Pugin F, Morel P.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Jun; 25(6): 1921-5

 

Influence of donor age on islet isolation and transplantation outcome

Niclauss N, Bosco D, Morel P, Demuylder-Mischler S, Brault C, Milliat-Guittard L, Colin C, Parnaud G, Muller YD, Giovannoni L, Meier R, Toso
C, Badet L, Benhamou PY, Berney T.
Transplantation. 2011 Feb 15; 91(3): 360-6

 

Prospective analysis of cosmesis, morbidity and patients’ satisfaction following Limberg flap for the treatment of sacrococcygeal pilonidal sinus
Müller K, Marti L, Tarantino I, Jayne DG, Wolff K, Hetzer F
Dis Colon Rectum 2011; 54:487-494

New staging system and a registry for perihilar cholangiocarcinoma. Deoliveira ML, Schulick RD, Nimura Y, Rosen C, Gores G, Neuhaus P, Clavien PA.
Hepatology. 2011, Apr;53(4):1363-71

Education and Training Committee. Evaluation of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) fellowships: an international survey of programme directors.
Raptis DA, Clavien PA; International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA)
HPB (Oxford). 2011 Apr;13(4):279-85.

Atraumatic chylous ascites: systematic review on symptoms and causes.
Steinemann DC, Dindo D, Clavien PA, Nocito A.
J Am Coll Surg. 2011 May;212(5):899-905

Serotonin reverts age-related capillarization and failure of regeneration in the liver through a VEGF-dependent pathway.
Furrer K, Rickenbacher A, Tian Y, Jochum W, Bittermann AG, Käch A, Humar B, Graf R, Moritz W, Clavien PA.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Feb 15;108(7):2945-50.

Laparoscopic total mesorectal excision for low rectal cancer.
Adamina M, Delaney CP.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Apr 1.

Dose-toxicity models in oncology.
Adamina M, Joerger M.
Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol. 2011 Feb;7(2):201-11

Enhanced recovery pathways optimize health outcomes and resource utilization: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in colorectal surgery.
Adamina M, Kehlet H, Tomlinson GA, Senagore AJ, Delaney CP.
Surgery. 2011 Jan 13

Population perception of surgical safety and body image trauma: a plea for scarless surgery?
Bucher P, Pugin F, Ostermann S, Ris F, Chilcott M, Morel P.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Feb;25(2):408-15

Oxygenated hypothermic pulsatile perfusion versus cold static storage for kidneys from non heart-beating donors tested by in-line ATP resynthesis to establish a strategy of preservation.
Buchs JB, Lazeyras F, Ruttimann R, Nastasi A, Morel P.
Perfusion. 2011 Mar;26(2):159-65.

Value of contrast-enhanced (18) F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography in detection and presurgical assessment of pancreatic cancer: A prospective study.
Buchs NC, Bühler L, Bucher P, Willi JP, Frossard JL, Roth AD, Addeo P, Rosset A, Terraz S, Becker CD, Ratib O, Morel P.
J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011 Apr;26(4):657-662.

Immune monitoring of pancreatic islet graft: towards a better understanding, detection and treatment of harmful events.
Lacotte S, Berney T, Shapiro AJ, Toso C.
Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2011 Jan;11(1):55-66.

Principles for the best multidisciplinary meetings.
Mazzaferro V, Majno P.
Lancet Oncol. 2011 Apr;12(4):323-5.

Ris F, Lepetit-Coiffe M, Meda P, Crowe LA, Toso C, Armanet M, Niclauss N, Parnaud G, Giovannoni L, Bosco D, Morel P, Vallee JP, Berney T.
Assessment of human islet labeling with clinical grade iron nanoparticles prior to transplantation for graft monitoring by MRI.
Cell Transplant. 2010;19(12):1573-85.

Islet autotransplantation after extended pancreatectomy for focal benign disease of the pancreas.
Ris F, Niclauss N, Morel P, Demuylder-Mischler S, Muller Y, Meier R, Genevay M, Bosco D, Berney T.
Transplantation. 2011 Apr 27;91(8):895-901.

 

Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einNegative appendicectomy and perforation rates in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery for suspected appendicitis.
Güller U, Rosella L, McCall J, Brügger LE, Candinas D.
Br J Surg. 2011 Jan 24

 

Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einSimple questionnaire for assessing core outcomes in inguinal hernia repair.
Staerkle RF, Villiger P.
Br J Surg. 2011 Jan;98(1):148-55

 

Population perception of surgical safety and body image trauma: a plea for scarless surgery?
Bucher P, Pugin F, Ostermann S, Ris F, Chilcott M, Morel P.
Surg Endosc. 2011 Feb;25(2):408-15

 

Predictive Risk Factors for Intra- and Postoperative Complications in 526 Laparoscopic Sigmoid Resections due to Recurrent Diverticulitis: A Multivariate Analysis.
Kirchhoff P, Matz D, Dincler S, Buchmann P.
World J Surg. 2011 Mar;35(3):677-83.

 

Zinc salts provide a novel, prolonged and rapid inhibition of gastric acid secretion.
Kirchhoff P, Socrates T, Sidani S, Duffy A, Breidthardt T, Grob C, Viehl CT, Beglinger C, Oertli D, Geibel JP.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2011 Jan;106(1):62-70. Epub 2010 Aug 24.

 

 

 

Research in Switzerland 2010

To plug or not to plug: a cost-effectiveness analysis for complex anal fistula.
Adamina M, Hoch JS, Burnstein MJ. 
Surgery 2010; 147: 72-78.


Intranodal immunization with a vaccinia virus encoding multiple antigenic epitopes and co-stimulatory molecules in metastatic melanoma.
Adamina M, Rosenthal R, Weber, WP, Frey DM, Viehl CT, Bolli M, Huegli RW, Jacob AL, Heberer M, Oertli D, Marti WR, Spagnoli GC, Zajac P.  
Mol Ther 2010; 18: 651-659.

 

Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einEsophageal Dysmotility Disorders After Laparoscopic Gastric Banding-An Underestimated Complication.
Naef M, Mouton WG, Naef U, van der Weg B, Maddern GJ, Wagner HE.
Ann Surg. 2010 Dec 16.


Outcome of colorectal cancer surgery in the early fast-track era with special regard to elderly patients.
Naef M, Käsemodel GK, Mouton WG, Wagner HE.
Int Surg. 2010 Apr-Jun;95(2):153-9.


Leitet Herunterladen der Datei einGraft survival and complications after laparoscopic gastric banding for morbid obesity--lessons learned from a 12-year experience.
Naef M, Mouton WG, Naef U, Kummer O, Muggli B, Wagner HE.
Obes Surg. 2010 Sep;20(9):1206-14.


Liver transplantation using fatty livers: Always feasible?
McCormack L, Dutkowski P, El-Badry AM, Clavien PA.
J Hepatol. 2010 Nov 13. [Epub ahead of print]


Same quality - higher price? The paradox of allocation: the first national single center analysis after the implementation of the new Swiss transplantation law: the ICU view.
Oberkofler CE, Stocker R, Raptis DA, Stover JF, Schuepbach RA, Müllhaupt B, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA, Béchir M.
Clin Transplant. 2010 Nov 26. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0012.2010.01364.x. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Quality assessment in surgery: mission impossible?
Dindo D, Clavien PA.
Patient Saf Surg. 2010 Nov 21;4(1):18

 

Impact of the nutritional risk score in fast-track colon surgery.
Hübner M, Müller S, Schäfer M, Clavien PA, Demartines N.
Dig Surg. 2010;27(5):436-9. Epub 2010 Nov 5.


Effects of pentoxifylline on liver regeneration: a double-blinded, randomized, controlled trial in 101 patients undergoing major liver resection.
Petrowsky H, Breitenstein S, Slankamenac K, Vetter D, Lehmann K, Heinrich S, DeOliveira ML, Jochum W, Weishaupt D, Frauenfelder T, Graf R, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2010 Nov;252(5):813-22.


Novel and simple preoperative score predicting complications after liver resection in noncirrhotic patients.
Breitenstein S, DeOliveira ML, Raptis DA, Slankamenac K, Kambakamba P, Nerl J, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2010 Nov;252(5):726-34.


Fate of the peer review process at the ESA: long-term outcome of submitted studies over a 5-year period.
Raptis DA, Oberkofler CE, Gouma D, Garden OJ, Bismuth H, Lerut T, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2010 Nov;252(5):715-25.

 

Buchs NC, Bühler L, Bucher P, Willi JP, Frossard JL, Roth AD, Addeo P, Rosset A, Terraz S, Becker CD, Ratib O, Morel P.
J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Oct 18. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2010.06525.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Single-port access prosthetic repair for primary and incisional ventral hernia: toward less parietal trauma.
Bucher P, Pugin F, Morel P.
Surg Endosc. 2010 Dec 7. [Epub ahead of print]


Oxygenated hypothermic pulsatile perfusion versus cold static storage for kidneys from non heart beating donors tested by in line atp resynthesis to establish a strategy of preservation.
Buchs JB, Lazeyras F, Ruttimann R, Nastasi A, Morel P.
Perfusion. 2010 Oct 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Clinicoradiological score for predicting the risk of strangulated small bowel obstruction.
Schwenter F, Poletti PA, Platon A, Perneger T, Morel P, Gervaz P.
Br J Surg. 2010 Jul;97(7):1119-25.


Macrophage migration inhibitory factor deficiency leads to age-dependent impairment of glucose homeostasis in mice.
Serre-Beinier V, Toso C, Morel P, Gonelle-Gispert C, Veyrat-Durebex C, Rohner-Jeanrenaud F, Calandra T, Roger T, James RW, Montet X, Bühler L, Bosco D, Berney T.
J Endocrinol. 2010 Sep;206(3):297-306. Epub 2010 Jun 21.

Diagnostic value of inflammation markers in predicting perforation in acute sigmoid diverticulitis.Käser SA, Fankhauser G, Glauser PM, Toia D, Maurer CA.
World J Surg. 2010 Nov;34(11):2717-22.

 

C-reactive protein is superior to bilirubin for anticipation of perforation in acute appendicitis.
Käser SA, Fankhauser G, Willi N, Maurer CA.
Scand J Gastroenterol. 2010 Aug;45(7-8):885-92.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterManagement of blunt injuries to the spleen.
Renzulli P, Gross T, Schnüriger B, Schoepfer AM, Inderbitzin D, Exadaktylos AK, Hoppe H, Candinas D.
Br J Surg. 2010 Nov;97(11):1696-703.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterHigh frequency of tumor-infiltrating FOXP3(+) regulatory T cells predicts improved survival in mismatch repair-proficient colorectal cancer patients.
Frey DM, Droeser RA, Viehl CT, Zlobec I, Lugli A, Zingg U, Oertli D, Kettelhack C, Terracciano L, Tornillo L.
Int J Cancer. 2010 Jun 1;126(11):2635-43.


Incidence, management, and outcome of incidental gallbladder carcinoma: analysis of the database of the Swiss association of laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery
Glauser PM, Strub D, Käser SA, Mattiello D, Rieben F, Maurer CA.
Surg Endosc. 2010 Sep;24(9):2281-6. Epub 2010 Feb 23.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterInadequate Quality of Surveillance after Curative Surgery for Colon Cancer.
Viehl CT, Ochsner A, von Holzen U, Cecini R, Langer I, Guller U, Laffer U, Oertli D, Zuber M.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2010 Apr 29. [Epub ahead of print]


Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterMicrometastatic sentinel lymph node disease: do patients benefit or suffer harm from axillary lymph node dissection?
Langer I, Guller U, Viehl CT, Moch H, Wight E, Harder F, Oertli D, Zuber M.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2010 Mar;17(3):936-7; author reply 938. Epub 2009 Nov 25.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterIs sphincter preservationreasonable in all patients with rectal cancer?
Fischer A, Tarantino I, Warschkow R, Lange J, Zerz A, Hetzer FH. 
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2010 25:425‐32

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterImpact of a multifunctional image-guided therapy suite on emergency multiple trauma care.
Gross T, Messmer P, Amsler F, Füglistaler-Montali I, Zürcher M, Hügli RW, Regazzoni P, Jacob AL.
Br J Surg. 2010 Jan;97(1):118-27.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterErythropoietin-induced upregulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase but not vascular endothelial growth factor prevents musculocutaneous tissue from ischemic damage.
Rezaeian F, Wettstein R, Egger JF, Sandmann F, Rücker M, Tobalem M, Vollmar B, Menger MD, Harder Y.
Lab Invest. 2010 Jan;90(1):40-51. Epub 2009 Nov 9.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterSafety and reliability of Radio Frequency Identification Devices in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography.
Steffen T, Luechinger R, Wildermuth S, Kern C, Fretz C, Lange J, Hetzer FH.
Patient Saf Surg. 2010 Feb 2;4(1):2.

 

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterRadiofrequency ablation of liver tumors: a novel needle perfusion technique enhances efficiency.
Abitabile P, Maurer CA.
J Surg Res. 2010 Mar;159(1):532-7. Epub 2008 Sep 29.


Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterDiagnosis and treatment of small follicular thyroid carcinomas.
Clerici T, Kolb W, Beutner U, Bareck E, Dotzenrath C, Kull C, Niederle B; German Association of Endocrine Surgeons.
Br J Surg. 2010 Jun;97(6):839-44.

 

Serotonin promotes tumor growth in human hepatocellular cancer.
Soll C, Jang JH, Riener MO, Moritz W, Wild PJ, Graf R, Clavien PA.
Hepatology. 2010 Apr;51(4):1244-54.

 

Current and future trends in liver transplantation in Europe.
Dutkowski P, De Rougemont O, Müllhaupt B, Clavien PA.
Gastroenterology. 2010 Mar;138(3):802-9.e1-4. Epub 2010 Jan 21. Review.

 

Biological modulation of liver ischemia-reperfusion injury.
de Rougemont O, Dutkowski P, Clavien PA.
Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2010 Apr;15(2):183-9.

 

Ampullary cancer.
Heinrich S, Clavien PA.
Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2010 May;26(3):280-5.

 

Quality assessment in surgery: riding a lame horse.
Dindo D, Hahnloser D, Clavien PA.
Ann Surg. 2010 Apr;251(4):766-71.

 

Value of combined 6-[18F]fluorodihydroxyphenylalanine PET/CT for imaging of neuroendocrine tumours.
Schiesser M, Veit-Haibach P, Muller MK, Weber M, Bauerfeind P, Hany T, Clavien PA.
Br J Surg. 2010 May;97(5):691-7.

 

What Should We Do About Anal Condyloma and Anal Intraepithelial Neoplasia? Results of a Survey.
Dindo D, Nocito A, Schettle M, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.
Colorectal Dis. 2010 Mar 10. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Complications in colorectal surgery: risk factors and preventive strategies.
Kirchhoff P, Clavien PA, Hahnloser D.
Patient Saf Surg. 2010 Mar 25;4(1):5.

 

Treatment of ureteral complications after kidney transplantation with native ureteropyelostomy reduces the risk of pyelonephritis.
Lehmann K, Müller MK, Schiesser M, Wildi S, Fehr T, Wüthrich RP, Clavien PA, Weber M.
Clin Transplant. 2010 Apr 5. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Inhibition of mammalian target of rapamycin: the janus face of immunosuppression?
Soll C, Clavien PA.
Hepatology. 2010 Apr;51(4):1113-5. No abstract available.