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Surgery Today

Official Journal of the Japan Surgical Society

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11.01.2018 | Letter to the Editor

Frequency of cerebral infarction after pulmonary resection: a multicenter, retrospective study in Japan

09.01.2018 | How To Do It

Segmental clamp and distal perfusion technique for reducing myocardial ischemia during coronary onlay grafting on a beating heart

We present a segmental clamp with distal perfusion technique to reduce myocardial ischemia during onlay grafting, on a beating heart. After a proximal coronary arteriotomy for 2–3 cm, the distal artery is perfused through a cannula, with femoral …

29.12.2017 | Original Article Open Access

Laparoscopic surgery for locally advanced T4 colon cancer: the long-term outcomes and prognostic factors

Laparoscopic surgery for advanced colorectal cancer has become widespread, with demonstrated short-term benefits and better long-term oncological outcomes than open surgery [ 1 – 10 ]. However, for locally advanced pathological T4 (pT4) colon …

28.12.2017 | Original Article

Correlation between the skeletal muscle index and surgical outcomes of pancreaticoduodenectomy

Pancreaticoduodenectomy is an abdominal operation commonly performed for pancreatic head malignancies and periampullary lesions. While improvements in surgical technique, surgical experience, anesthesia, intensive care, and parenteral nutrition …

26.12.2017 | Review Article

Outcomes of surgery for hepatocellular carcinoma with tumor thrombus in the inferior vena cava or right atrium

The prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients with tumor thrombus (TT) in the inferior vena cava (IVC) or right atrium (RA) is extremely poor. We reviewed the recent surgical treatments and outcomes of this form of advanced HCC. TT is …

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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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