Journal of Surgery

Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019

  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapy in the Knee Joint Functional Rehabilitation After TKA in Diabetic Knee Osteoarthritis Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial

    Hong Zhang, Jiajie Yan, Sujuan Lin, Huajun Wang, Lei Xiao, Guorong She, Ning Liu, Zhengang Zha

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 50-56
    Received: Apr. 03, 2019
    Accepted: May 16, 2019
    Published: May 30, 2019
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    Abstract: To investigate the clinical effect of manual lymphatic drainage on functional rehabilitation of patients with diabetic knee osteoarthritis. A total of 199 patients with diabetic osteoarthritis who underwent total knee arthroplasty (TKA) were enrolled in the hospital and there were 72 males and 127 females in these patients. They were randomly divid... Show More
  • Effect Analysis of Opening Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy (OWHTO) for the Treatment of Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis

    Songwei Huan, Ning Liu, Simin Luo, Huige Hou, Guorong She, Tengfeng Zhuang, Zhengang Zha

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 57-62
    Received: Apr. 14, 2019
    Accepted: May 21, 2019
    Published: May 30, 2019
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    Abstract: To investigate the clinical efficacy of open wedge high tibial osteotomy (OWHTO) in the treatment of medial compartment osteoarthritis of the knee. The authors used open OWHTO combined with TomoFix internal fixation to treat 46 cases (52 knees) with knee osteoarthritis with patella varus deformity from 2015.01 to 2017.10. HSS score and VAS score of... Show More
  • Cerebral Infarction After Lobectomy for Lung Cancer

    Hiroyuki Miura, Jun Miura, Hiroshi Hirano

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 63-66
    Received: Apr. 22, 2019
    Accepted: May 28, 2019
    Published: Jun. 10, 2019
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    Abstract: Background and objective: The left upper lobectomy as treatment for lung cancer has been identified as a risk factor for cerebral infarction. We analyzed cases of surgery for lung cancer to clarify factors that increase the risk for postoperative cerebral infarction. Methods: This study included patients with primary lung cancer who underwent lobec... Show More
  • Application and Efficacy of Pubovesical Complex Preserving Technique During Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy

    Chen Jiajun, Zhu Zaisheng, Shi Hongqi, Zhou Pengfei, Xu Lizhen, Zhou Yibo, Zhu Yiyi

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 67-73
    Received: Dec. 10, 2018
    Accepted: Dec. 22, 2018
    Published: Jun. 15, 2019
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    Abstract: Urinary incontinence and Erectile function are two hot issues after radical prostatectomy. This study aims to explore the application and curative effect of “pubovesical complex preserving technique for intrafascial laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (PPLRP)”. Methods: This was a retrospective study of 200 patients who underwent laparoscopic radica... Show More
  • Inguinal Hernia: A New (Not Anatomical) Classification

    Alloni Rossana, Luffarelli Paolo, Mallozzi S. Maria Francesco, Santoni Simone, Lichinchi Domenico Ernesto, Vitali Massimiliano Andrea

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 74-77
    Received: Apr. 26, 2019
    Accepted: May 31, 2019
    Published: Jun. 24, 2019
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    Abstract: Inguinal hernia is one of the most frequently found surgical problems, accounting for about 70-75 per cent of all hernia operations. Inguinal hernia represents a social disease, with considerable management costs. All classifications of inguinal hernia have something of arbitrary and artificial, and unfortunately are based on anatomic and functiona... Show More
  • Decreased Overall Survival of Transanal vs. Transabdominal Resection of Early Rectal Cancer in Treatment Naïve Patients: A National Cancer Data Base Study

    Crystal Koerner, Xi Sheng, Yuan Liu, Theresa Gillespie, Glen Balch, Virginia Shaffer, Charles Staley, Jhanavi Srinivasan, Patrick Sullivan

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 78-86
    Received: May 06, 2019
    Accepted: Jun. 06, 2019
    Published: Jul. 01, 2019
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    Abstract: Previous data from the National Cancer Database (NCBD) showed increasing rates of transanal local excision for early rectal cancer despite a lack of evidence supporting its oncologic adequacy. The aim of this study is to update national trends, compare overall survival, and determine factors associated with survival in patients with stage I rectal ... Show More