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Surgery Today

Official Journal of the Japan Surgical Society

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06.06.2019 | Review Article

Clinical- and surgery-specific risk factors for post-operative sepsis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of over 30 million patients

Post-operative sepsis is a severe complication of surgery, which often worsens the clinical outcomes. While several risk factors have been identified, the importance of others remains uncertain. This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to …

05.06.2019 | Review Article

Effects of surgery on the patient-reported outcomes of primary hyperparathyroidism patients with mild hypercalcemia without classic symptoms: a systematic review of the literature

Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a common endocrine disease caused by a parathyroid tumor that produces an excess parathyroid hormone, which can lead to urolithiasis, skeletal changes, or diverse manifestations characterized by the “moans and …

30.05.2019 | Review Article

Surgical intervention for ischemic mitral regurgitation: how can we achieve better outcomes?

Ischemic mitral regurgitation (MR) is a common complication of myocardial infarction. Left ventricular (LV) dysfunction and distortion of the subvalvular apparatus are the main contributors to ischemic MR. Coronary artery bypass grafting alone …

30.05.2019 | Original Article

The prognostic significance of the comprehensive complication index in patients with gastric cancer

Gastric cancer (GC) is one of the most common malignancies. The mainstay curative treatment for GC is gastrectomy with regional lymph node dissection. In Japan, gastrectomy with D2 lymph node dissection has been the standard treatment for advanced …

29.05.2019 | Original Article

Predictors of the response of operating room personnel to surgeon behaviors

Though the first medical school in the United States opened in 1765, it was not until 1849 that Elizabeth Blackwell, the first female American physician, graduated from medical school [ 1 ]. Thereafter, in 1855, Dr. Mary Edwards Walker credited as …

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Surgery Today is the official journal of the Japan Surgical Society. The main purpose of the journal is to provide a place for the publication of high-quality papers documenting recent advances and new developments in all fields of surgery, both clinical and experimental. The journal welcomes original papers, review articles, and short communications, as well as short technical reports("How to do it").
The "How to do it" section will includes short articles on methods or techniques recommended for practical surgery. Papers submitted to the journal are reviewed by an international editorial board. Field of interest: All fields of surgery.

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