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Digestive Surgery

Vol. 34, No. 5, 2017

Issue release date: August 2017

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Review Article

Quality of Life after Intestinal Resection in Patients with Crohn Disease: A Systematic Review

Ha F.J. · Thong L. · Khalil H.
Dig Surg 2017;34:355-363 (DOI:10.1159/000453590)
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Systematic Review of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency after Gastrectomy for Cancer

Straatman J. · Wiegel J. · van der Wielen N. · Jansma E.P. · Cuesta M.A. · van der Peet D.L.
Dig Surg 2017;34:364-370 (DOI:10.1159/000454958)
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Early Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis in the Elderly Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Loozen C.S. · van Ramshorst B. · van Santvoort H.C. · Boerma D.
Dig Surg 2017;34:371-379 (DOI:10.1159/000455241)
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Original Paper

Results of Surgical Salvage Treatment for Anal Canal Cancer: A Retrospective Analysis with Overview of the Literature

Pesi B. · Scaringi S. · Di Martino C. · Batignani G. · Giudici F. · Bisogni D. · Tonelli F. · Bechi P.
Dig Surg 2017;34:380-386 (DOI:10.1159/000453589)

Perineural Invasion Is Associated with Poor Survival after Preoperative Chemoradiation Therapy for Advanced Lower Rectal Cancer

Yokoyama S. · Matsuda K. · Watanabe T. · Mitani Y. · Ieda J. · Iwamoto H. · Hotta T. · Takifuji K. · Yamaue H.
Dig Surg 2017;34:387-393 (DOI:10.1159/000453591)

Fecal Volume after Laparoscopic Low Anterior Resection Predicts Anastomotic Leakage

Hidaka E. · Maeda C. · Nakahara K. · Shimada S. · Mukai S. · Sawada N. · Ishida F. · Kudo S.
Dig Surg 2017;34:394-399 (DOI:10.1159/000454960)

Management of Abdominal Drainage after Hepatic Resection

Inoue Y. · Imai Y. · Kawaguchi N. · Hirokawa F. · Hayashi M. · Uchiyama K.
Dig Surg 2017;34:400-410 (DOI:10.1159/000455238)

Abandoning Prophylactic Abdominal Drainage after Hepatic Surgery: 10 Years of No-Drain Policy in an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Environment

Wong-Lun-Hing E.M. · van Woerden V. · Lodewick T.M. · Bemelmans M.H.A. · Olde Damink S.W.M. · Dejong C.H.C. · van Dam R.M.
Dig Surg 2017;34:411-420 (DOI:10.1159/000455246)
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The Relationship between Age, Common Bile Duct Diameter and Diagnostic Probability in Suspected Choledocholithiasis

Karamanos E. · Inaba K. · Berg R.J. · Resnick S. · Okoye O. · Alexopoulos S. · Chouliaras K. · Demetriades D.
Dig Surg 2017;34:421-428 (DOI:10.1159/000455272)

Importance of Screening for Esophagogastric Varices in Naïve Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients within Milan Criteria: Indicator for Liver Transplantation

Kawakami T. · Hiraoka A. · Michitaka K. · Ninomiya T. · Hirooka M. · Hiasa Y.
Dig Surg 2017;34:429-435 (DOI:10.1159/000455330)

EDS Society News

Dig Surg 2017;34:436 (DOI:10.1159/000480031)
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IASGO Society News

Dig Surg 2017;34:437 (DOI:10.1159/000480032)
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HBPD Table of Contents Vo. 16, No. 3, 2017

Dig Surg 2017;34:438-440 (DOI:10.1159/000480033)
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