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Digestive Surgery

Vol. 33, No. 5, 2016

Issue release date: June 2016

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Original Paper

Anatomical Knowledge for the Infra-Pyloric Vein Preservation during the Laparoscopy-Assisted Pylorus-Preserving Gastrectomy

Nishizawa N. · Yamashita K. · Shinohara H. · Sakuramoto S. · Hosoda K. · Watanabe M.
Dig Surg 2016;33:363-370 (DOI:10.1159/000445069)

Retrocolic or Antecolic Roux-en-Y Reconstruction after Distal Gastrectomy: Which Is More Effective in the Prevention of Postoperative Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease?

Hirata A. · Fukaya M. · Yokoyama Y. · Miyahara R. · Funasaka K. · Nagino M.
Dig Surg 2016;33:371-381 (DOI:10.1159/000445508)

Clinicopathological Factors Associated with Recurrence and Prognosis after R0 Resection for Stage IV Colorectal Cancer with Peritoneal Metastasis

Sato H. · Kotake K. · Sugihara K. · Takahashi H. · Maeda K. · Uyama I. · on behalf of the Study Group for Peritoneal Metastasis from Colorectal Cancer By the Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum
Dig Surg 2016;33:382-391 (DOI:10.1159/000444097)
Review Article

Scores for Prediction of Fistula after Pancreatoduodenectomy: A Systematic Review

Sandini M. · Malleo G. · Gianotti L.
Dig Surg 2016;33:392-400 (DOI:10.1159/000445068)
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Original Paper

Osteoclastic-Type Giant Cell Tumours of the Pancreas: A Homogenous Series of Rare Tumours Diagnosed by Endoscopic Ultrasound

Lahiff C. · Swan N. · Conlon K. · Malone D. · Maguire D. · Hoti E. · Geoghegan J. · McEntee G. · O''Toole D.
Dig Surg 2016;33:401-405 (DOI:10.1159/000445303)

Robotic-Assisted Approach Improves Vessel Preservation in Spleen-Preserving Distal Pancreatectomy

Eckhardt S. · Schicker C. · Maurer E. · Fendrich V. · Bartsch D.K.
Dig Surg 2016;33:406-413 (DOI:10.1159/000444269)
Review Article

Preoperative Risk Factors for Conversion of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy to Open Surgery - A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

Philip Rothman J. · Burcharth J. · Pommergaard H.-C. · Viereck S. · Rosenberg J.
Dig Surg 2016;33:414-423 (DOI:10.1159/000445505)
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Original Paper

Feasibility and Safety of Transhiatal Approach and D2 Total Gastrectomy after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Adenocarcinoma of the Esophago-Gastric Junction: A Subset Analysis of the COMPASS Trial

Yoshikawa T. · Aoyama T. · Tanabe K. · Nishikawa K. · Ito Y. · Hayashi T. · Cho H. · Miyashita Y. · Tsuburaya A. · Sakamoto J.
Dig Surg 2016;33:424-430 (DOI:10.1159/000444457)

Functional Outcomes of Patients Treated with Intensive Medications for Bowel and Pain Control for Low-Lying Rectal Cancer Who Received Preoperative Chemoradiotherapy

Beppu N. · Fumihiko H. · Hiroshi D. · Norihiko K. · Matsubara N. · Tomita N. · Yanagi H. · Yamanaka N.
Dig Surg 2016;33:431-438 (DOI:10.1159/000444458)

Feasibility of Exercise Training in Cancer Patients Scheduled for Elective Gastrointestinal Surgery

Valkenet K. · Trappenburg J.C.A. · Schippers C.C. · Wanders L. · Lemmens L. · Backx F.J.G. · van Hillegersberg R.
Dig Surg 2016;33:439-447 (DOI:10.1159/000445958)
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Dig Surg 2016;33:448 (DOI:10.1159/000446722)
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