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Diagnostic yield of biliary brushing cytology: A single centre study (2016)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): *Wasimi M., Azam A.S., Abdullah P., Muzaffar S. Citation: Journal of Pathology, March 2016, vol. 238, Supplement 1, p.S19 Abstract: Introduction: Biliary brushing cytology is a commonly used technique for the diagnosis of extra

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Validation of the English translation of the low anterior resection syndrome score (2015)

Type of publication: Journal article Author(s): Juul T., Christensen P., Janjua A.Z., Laurberg S., Emmertsen K.J., Moran B., Khan R.B., Kurasz C., Waldron E., Battersby N.J., Janjau Z., Moran B.J., Shahir T., Chan K., Glynne-Jones R., Kelly S., Evans K.,

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Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery (LARS): Determine the hiatal defect repair using the intra-operatively calculated surface area (SA) cm2 (2014)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): *Sukha A., *Adjepong S., *Pattar J., *Sigurdsson A. Citation: International Journal of Surgery, November 2014, vol./is. 12/(S100) Abstract: Introduction: The aim of this study was to evaluate laparoscopic antireflux surgery (LARS) techniques when repairing

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Abdominal cocoon (2014)

Type of publication: Journal article Author(s): *Christian B S Katz, *Robert T Diggory, Abdus Samee Citation: BMJ Case Reports 2014; doi:10.1136/bcr-2013-203102 Abstract: Intestinal obstruction secondary to cocoon formation is not common. We report a case of a patient who had

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A novel sampling device for collecting mucocellular material from the unprepared rectum (2014)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): Booth J., *Lacy-Colson J., Norwood M., Murray C. Citation: Gut, June 2014, vol./is. 63/(A124-A125), 0017-5749 (June 2014) (also published in European Journal of Cancer, July 2014, vol./is. 50/(S240), 0959-8049 (July 2014)) Abstract: Background: In

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Laparoscopic ileocaecal resection for Crohn’s disease: Initial experience in Shrewsbury (2014)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): *Vidyasankar V., *Cheetham M., *McCloud J Citation: Colorectal Disease, July 2014, vol./is. 16/(189), 1462-8910 (July 2014) Abstract: Aim: Randomised controlled trials have demonstrated short-term advantages to laparoscopic surgery for ileocaecal Crohn’s disease. Following the

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Incidence of metachronous colorectal tumours at one year surveillance colonoscopy (2014)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): *Bajwa A., *McConnell C., *Odulaja M., *Chandra A., *Luke D., *Cheetham M. Citation: Colorectal Disease, September 2014, vol./is. 16/(59), 1462-8910 (September 2014) Abstract: Aim: The National Institution for health and care excellence (of United

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Gefitinib for oesophageal cancer progressing after chemotherapy (COG): a phase 3, multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled randomised trial (2014)

Type of publication: Randomised Controlled Trial Author(s): Dutton SJ,Ferry DR,Blazeby JM,Abbas H,Dahle-Smith A,Mansoor W,Thompson J,Harrison M,*Chatterjee A,Falk S,Garcia-Alonso A,Fyfe DW,Hubner RA,Gamble T,Peachey L,Davoudianfar M,Pearson SR,Julier P,Jankowski J,Kerr R,Petty RD Citation: Lancet Oncology, 07 2014, vol./is. 15/8(894-904), 1470-2045;1474-5488 (2014 Jul) Abstract:

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A prospective evaluation of undiagnosed joint hypermobility syndrome in patients with gastrointestinal symptoms. (2014)

Author(s): Fikree A, Grahame R, *Aktar R, Farmer AD, Hakim AJ, Morris JK, Knowles CH, Aziz Q Citation: Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 10 2014, vol./is. 12/10(1680-87.e2), 1542-3565;1542-7714 (2014 Oct) Abstract: BACKGROUND & AIMS: The Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (JHS) is a

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