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Digestive Surgery

Vol. 34, No. 4, 2017

Issue release date: July 2017

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Review Article

Binding versus Conventional Pancreaticojejunostomy in Preventing Postoperative Pancreatic Fistula: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Zhang X. · Dong X. · Liu P. · Yan Y. · Wei Y. · Zechner D. · Gong P. · Vollmar B.
Dig Surg 2017;34:265-280 (DOI:10.1159/000453552)
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Original Paper

Prognostic Factors after Curative Resection for Single-Lesion Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients with Normal Liver Function: A Historical Cohort Study

Shimoda M. · Tago K. · Kato M. · Aoki T. · Kubota K.
Dig Surg 2017;34:281-288 (DOI:10.1159/000451066)

The Straightened Splenic Vessels Method Improves Surgical Outcomes of Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy

Nagakawa Y. · Sahara Y. · Hosokawa Y. · Takishita C. · Kasuya K. · Tsuchida A.
Dig Surg 2017;34:289-297 (DOI:10.1159/000452498)

Prospective Evaluation of Discharge Trends after Colorectal Surgery within an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Pathway

Slieker J.C. · Clerc D. · Hahnloser D. · Demartines N. · Hübner M.
Dig Surg 2017;34:298-304 (DOI:10.1159/000452633)

Advantages of Early Preventive Ileostomy Closure after Total Mesorectal Excision Surgery for Rectal Cancer: An Institutional Retrospective Study of 123 Consecutive Patients

Zhou M.-W. · Wang Z.-H. · Chen Z.-Y. · Xiang J.-B. · Gu X.-D.
Dig Surg 2017;34:305-311 (DOI:10.1159/000452676)

Overexpression of CXCR7 Is a Novel Prognostic Indicator in Gastric Cancer

Nambara S. · Iguchi T. · Oki E. · Tan P. · Maehara Y. · Mimori K.
Dig Surg 2017;34:312-318 (DOI:10.1159/000452977)

High Body Mass Index Worsens Survival in Patients with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma after Esophagectomy

Duan X.-F. · Tang P. · Shang X.-B. · Jiang H.-J. · Zhao Q. · Yu Z.-T.
Dig Surg 2017;34:319-327 (DOI:10.1159/000453044)


Dig Surg 2017;34:327 (DOI:10.1159/000477640)
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Original Paper

Randomized Controlled Trial of Hepatic Portal Reocclusion as a New Option for Detecting Bile Leakage during Hepatic Resection

Ma J. · Li X. · Yan Z. · Hasan M.M. · Wang K. · Wang Y. · Wang W. · Yan Q. · Shen F. · Shi L. · Zhang X.
Dig Surg 2017;34:328-334 (DOI:10.1159/000453046)

Distance from Left Renal Vein to Inferior Pancreaticoduodenal Artery: A Landmark for Identifying Inferior Pancreaticoduodenal Artery in Pancreatoduodenectomy

Tomimaru Y. · Tanaka K. · Noguchi K. · Hatano H. · Eguchi H. · Dono K.
Dig Surg 2017;34:335-339 (DOI:10.1159/000453553)

Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia: Patient Outcomes Using Open Surgical Revascularization

Wagenhäuser M.U. · Meyer-Janiszewski Y.K. · Dueppers P. · Spin J.M. · Floros N. · Schelzig H. · Duran M.
Dig Surg 2017;34:340-349 (DOI:10.1159/000464413)


Dig Surg 2017;34:349 (DOI:10.1159/000472721)
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EDS Society News

Dig Surg 2017;34:350 (DOI:10.1159/000478623)
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IASGO Society News

Dig Surg 2017;34:351 (DOI:10.1159/000478624)
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HBPD Table of Contents Vol. 16, No. 2, 2017

Dig Surg 2017;34:352-354 (DOI:10.1159/000478625)
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