• S. Ghaderi, Y. Leonenko
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    A study, entitled “Wabamun Lake Sequestration Project” or “WASP, ” was performed to evaluate large-scale CO2 storage opportunities in the Wabamun area including potential [...]

  • K. Fujiwara, Y. Horioka, S. Sakuragi
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    The growth of a multicrystalline silicon (mc-Si) ingot for solar cell applications was attempted using a Liquinert quartz crucible. A mc-Si ingot was also grown in a quartz [...]

  • J. Faye, M. Capron, A. Takahashi, S. Paul, B. Katryniok, T. Fujitani, F. Dumeignil
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    The one-step selective oxidation of methanol to dimethoxymethane (DMM) was demonstrated over titania-supported molybdenum oxide catalysts, containing different amounts of [...]

  • M. Fadaeenejad, M. Radzi, M. Fadaeenejad, M. Zarif, Z. Gandomi
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    In recent years, research about the application and optimization of PV panels has grown rapidly. Especially for stand-alone solar systems there have been some problems related [...]

  • M. Eriksson, B. Hökfors, R. Backman
    Energy Sci Eng (2014).

    Abstract
    The purpose of this article is to study the impact of oxyfuel combustion applied to a rotary kiln producing lime. Aspects of interest are product quality, energy efficiency, [...]

  • S. Eriksson, J. Kjellin, H. Bernhoff
    Energy Sci Eng (2013).

    Abstract
    A novel control method for a fixed-pitch variable speed wind turbine is introduced and experimental results are presented. The measured absorbed power and rotational speed, [...]

  • R. Ebrahim, A. Zomorrodian, N. Attia, K. Geckeler, A. Ignatiev
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    Hydrogen adsorption in porous nanostructured polyaniline (PANI) has been investigated to determine its potential as a hydrogen storage media. Residual gas analysis and thermogravimetric [...]

  • A. Eberhard, T. Kåberger
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    South Africas Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Program has run four competitive tenders/auctions since 2011, which have seen US$19 billion in private [...]

  • R. Dubey, S. Chattopadhyay, V. Kuthanazhi, A. Kottantharayil, C. Solanki, B. Arora, K. Narasimhan, J. Vasi, B. Bora, Y. Singh, O. Sastry
    Energy Sci Eng (2017). Vol. 51

    Abstract
    The All India Survey of Photovoltaic Module Reliability 2014 is an enhanced version of the survey conducted in the previous year, with detailed characterization of PV modules [...]

  • L. Duan, X. Yu, S. Jia, B. Wang, J. Zhang
    Energy Sci Eng (2017). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    In this paper, a tower solar collector-aided coal-fired power generation (TSCACPG) system is proposed and studied in order to save the fossil energy and protect the environment. [...]

  • S. Das, S. Chakraborty, P. Sadhu, O. Sastry
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    Detail analysis of microcontroller (μC)-based smart dual-axis automatic solar tracking system utilizable for different purpose is presented in this paper. Working of the [...]

  • B. Coto, C. Martos, J. Espada, M. Robustillo, J. Peña
    Energy Sci Eng (2014).

    Abstract
    The blocking problems in equipment and flowlines caused by precipitation of wax solids is a well-known problem and large research efforts have been focused on developing procedures [...]

  • G. Corro, U. Pal, S. Cebada
    Energy Sci Eng (2014).

    Abstract
    Production of biogas utilizing agricultural wastes is one of the most demanding technologies for generating energy in sustainable manner considering environmental concerns. [...]

  • F. Eboh, P. Ahlström, T. Richards
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    A new model for predicting the specific chemical exergy of municipal solid waste (MSW) is presented, the model is based on the content of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, [...]

  • S. Chakraborty, P. Sadhu, N. Pal
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    This paper aims toward the first step for green campus approach for Indian School of Mines (ISM) campus. Comparative study of the performances for nine different commercialized [...]

  • A. Carrick
    Energy Sci Eng (2017). Vol. 68

    Abstract
    The energy group of SCI (Society of Chemical Industry) was host for an event on 28th March 2017 at SCI Headquarters in London (UK) with a meeting on the important topic of [...]

  • P. Brack, S. Dann, K. Wijayantha
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    It is clear that in order to satisfy global energy demands whilst maintaining sustainable levels of atmospheric greenhouse gases, alternative energy sources are required. [...]

  • P. Brack, S. Dann, K. Wijayantha, P. Adcock, S. Foster
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    The chemical hydrogen storage properties of ferrosilicon were investigated. A hydrogen yield of ~4.75 wt.% (with respect to the mass of ferrosilicon) was estimated by the [...]

  • C. Jang, S. Jung
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    Due to numerous hazardous chemicals to handle, the process plant industry has a higher risk of fire, explosion, and toxic release than other industries. Reviewing the accidents [...]

  • V. Bhatnagar, P. Owende
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    Technology advances have enabled modification of the size and shape of the electronic components to the microscale, with commensurate scaling down of their power requirements [...]

  • P. Berberi, S. Thodhorjani, P. Hoxha, V. Muda
    Energy Sci Eng (2013). Vol. 72

    Abstract
    There is “breakneck” growth in the global photovoltaics market, with the global market of photovoltaic cells growing by about 47% in 2009, 72% in 2010, and 74% in 2011. [...]

  • S. Bae, W. Oh, K. Lee, S. Kim, H. Kim, N. Park, S. Chan, S. Park, Y. Kang, H. Lee, D. Kim
    Energy Sci Eng (2017). Vol. 30

    Abstract
    N-type silicon-based solar cells are currently being used for achieving high efficiency. However, most of the photovoltaic modules already constructed are based on p-type [...]

  • I. Badmus, R. Fagbenle, O. Oyewola
    Energy Sci Eng (2013).

    Abstract
    This study analyses the fuel-mix and energy utilization patterns in Port Harcourt Refining Company from 2000 to 2011. The average fuel mix over the study period is 43% refinery [...]

  • V. Borugadda, V. Goud
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    In this paper, an eco-friendly single-step process for the synthesis of biolubricant basestock from high free fatty acid (FFA) castor oil (CO) via epoxidation reaction was [...]

  • J. Babaro, K. West, B. Hamadani
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    Spectral response measurements of germanium-based triple-junction solar cells were performed under a variety of light and voltage bias conditions. Two of the three junctions [...]

  • R. Arancon, C. Lin, K. Chan, T. Kwan, R. Luque
    Energy Sci Eng (2013). Vol. 53

    Abstract
    Increasingly tighter regulations regarding organic waste, and the demand for renewable chemicals and fuels, are pushing the manufacturing industry toward higher sustainability [...]

  • G. Apostolou, A. Reinders, M. Verwaal
    Energy Sci Eng (2016). Vol. 69

    Abstract
    This article presents a simple comparative model which has been developed for the estimation of the performance of photovoltaic (PV) products' cells in indoor environments. [...]

  • J. Anthonykutty, J. Linnekoski, A. Harlin, J. Lehtonen
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    Catalytic hydrotreating is an attractive method for upgrading bio-derived oils into renewable feedstocks with less oxygen content, suitable for producing valuable hydrocarbons [...]

  • J. Allan, Z. Dehouche, S. Stankovic, L. Mauricette
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    This work details a methodology to characterize the performance of solar thermal and photovoltaic thermal (PVT) collectors using an indoor solar simulator. In this study, [...]

  • L. Albanese, R. Ciriminna, F. Meneguzzo, M. Pagliaro
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    We investigate hydrodynamic cavitation to inactivate commonly employed Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast strains in an aqueous solution using different reactors and hydraulic [...]

  • L. Albanese, R. Ciriminna, F. Meneguzzo, M. Pagliaro
    Energy Sci Eng (2015).

    Abstract
    We investigate the impact of massive electric vehicle (EV) adoption onto the power market, both in the presence and in the absence of significant photovoltaic (PV) generation. [...]

  • M. Khan, P. Sichanugrist, S. Kato, Y. Ishikawa
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    Cone-shaped semiconductor silicon nanowires (CS-Si-NWs) grown in vapor liquid solid mode are promising for the fabrication of low-cost high-performance solar cells because [...]

  • N. Abdoulmoumine, A. Kulkarni, S. Adhikari
    Energy Sci Eng (2016).

    Abstract
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of temperature and equivalence ratios (ERs) on the distribution of products (primary gases carbon monoxide [CO], H2, [...]

  • Presentations to the VII International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering (Marine 2017).

    Abstract
    Much research has been done on the fracture of ship hulls due to collision or grounding; especially over the past two decades, where emphasis has been on advancing relevant [...]

  • H. Yong Jin, H. Jin Ohe, J. Kye Hwang, S. Dong Kim, J. Yong Kim, S. Cheol Park, J. Kim, Y. Sung Won, S. Seob Yun, I. Sung Moon
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Endovenous treatment is increasingly supplanting open surgery for the treatment of varicose veins. Among emerging endovenous techniques, radiofrequency ablation (RFA) with [...]

  • E. Yi, . Dongjin Kim, . Kwhanmien Kim, . Yu-Jen Cheng
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

  • . Changyuan Wang, . Xiaohua Chen, X. Wei, F. Chen, Y. Wang, . Zhiyong Shen
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    To investigate the factors associated with recurrence of differentiated thyroid cancer in children. We combined the clinical and pathological features to guide surgical treatment [...]

  • . Yao-Chou Tsai, S. Chueh, . Shogo Inoue
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

  • M. Khubutia, A. Pinchuk, I. Dmitriev, A. Balkarov, R. Storozhev, Y. Anisimov
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    We investigated the rate of early surgical complications after simultaneous pancreas–kidney transplantation (SPKT) and their impact on both grafts and recipient survival. [...]

  • . Amin Rahpeyma, . Saeedeh Khajehahmadi
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Buccinator-based myomucosal flaps can be used as a lining in oral cavity, pharyngeal, esophageal, and nasal reconstructions. Donor site morbidity is an important factor in [...]

  • . Rajesh Malhotra, . Sushrut Babhulkar, K. Sanjib, . Andreas Clemens, . Akhil Dadi, . Rajagopalan Iyer, . Surendra Kamath, . Bharat Mody, . Satish Mutha, . Gurava Reddy, . Vikram Shah, . Vrajesh Shah, . Naresh Shetty, . Sachin Tapasvi, . Manuj Wadhwa
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    In the Re-NOVATE II study, oral dabigatran provided thromboprophylaxis after total hip arthroplasty and improved compliance postdischarge in a global population. This article [...]

  • . Yu-Chuan Lu, . Wei-Yi Huang, . Yu-Fen Chen, . Hong-Chiang Chang, . Yuan-Hung Pong, . Tsung-Hsien Shih, . Kuo-How Huang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017).

    Abstract
    To analyze the preoperative factors associated with the need for secondary surgery following primary urethroplasty. This study utilized a subset of the National Health Insurance [...]

  • Z. A.R. Jawad, . Charis Kyriakides, . Madhava Pai, . Chris Wadsworth, . David Westaby, . Panagiotis Vlavianos, L. R. Jiao
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Controversy related to endoscopic or surgical management of pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis remains. Despite improvement in endoscopic treatments, surgery remains [...]

  • . Oktay Irkörücü, . Zulfu Bayhan, . Sezgin Zeren, S. Duzgun, B. Ucar
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

  • . Tetsunori Ikegami, . Akira Kuriyama, K. Lyn Ng, W. Kit Cheong
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    We would like to heartily congratulate the authors Akira Kuriyama and Tetsunori Ikegami for the successful publication of their case report on Perforation of the colon in [...]

  • . Xizhao Huang, . Rongfang Deng, . Weifeng Tu, . Zurong Hu
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Dexmedetomidine has been proposed as a novel anesthetic adjuvant. However, it remains unclear whether peripheral administration of dexmedetomidine is safe and effective to [...]

  • . Pao-Hwa Chen, . Heng-Chieh Chiang, . Yao-Li Chen, . Jesen Lin, . Bai-Fu Wang, . Meng-Yi Yan, . Chun-Chi Chen, . Hung-Jen Shih, . Jian-Ting Chen
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    This is an initial review of the safety and efficacy of anterior preperitoneal modified Kugel (MK) mesh herniorrhaphy application without using optional onlay mesh. We retrospectively [...]

  • . Zulfu Bayhan, . Sezgin Zeren, S. Aydin Duzgun, B. Imge Ucar, H. Yumun, . Metin Mestan
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Pilonidal sinus treatment includes various surgical and minimally invasive procedures, but there is still no standard treatment. Flap reconstructions and minimally invasive [...]

  • . Sanghyun Ahn, . Keun-Myoung Park, Y. Kyun Kim, J. Il Kim, I. Sung Moon, K. Chun Hong, Y. Sun Jeon, J. Yong Kim
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the technical success rates, primary patency, and complications for TASC C and D aorto-iliac lesions treated by endovascular procedures. [...]

  • . Yanming Zhou, . Jianhua Yu, L. Wu, B. Li
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    Pancreatic fistula (PF) is the most common and challenging complication after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD). This meta-analysis aimed to evaluate the impact of pancreaticogastrostomy [...]

  • . Yanming Zhou, . Shuncui Liu, L. Wu, T. Wan
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    This study aimed to assess the available evidence on the survival of distal cholangiocarcinoma (DCC) patients following resection with curative intent and analyze the prognostic [...]

  • . Fuxian Zhang, . Hailei Li, . Gangzhu Liang, . Huan Zhang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Preliminary testing of a new biodegradable inferior vena cava filter in a canine model. The biodegradable filter consisted of two parts, a filter cone and a stent. The filter [...]

  • M. Sabuncuoglu, . Aylin Sabuncuoglu, . Ozgur Dandin, M. Benzin, . Girayhan Celik, . Isa Sozen, . Recep Cetin
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    Pilonidal sinus disease is an inflammatory disease seen in the intergluteal region, which is a commonly encountered problem in surgical practice that mostly affects young [...]

  • H. Yong Kwak, . Gianlorenzo Dionigi, . Xiaoli Liu, H. Sun, S. Uk Woo, G. Soo Son, J. Bok Lee, J. Won Bae, H. Yub Kim
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Conventional open thyroidectomy is considered as a safe surgery nowadays. However, surgeons sometimes encounter unexpected difficulty when performing thyroidectomies. The [...]

  • . Hafize Yaliniz, M. Sah Topcuoglu, . Ugur Gocen, . Atakan Atalay, . Vecih Keklik, . Yuksel Basturk, . Yasemin Gunes, . Mediha Turktan, O. Kemal Salih
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    The minimal right vertical infra-axillary thoracotomy could be a safe and cosmetic alternative to standard median sternotomy. This study reviews our results and experience [...]

  • Y. Woo Chang, H. Soo Kim, H. Yub Kim, J. Bok Lee, J. Won Bae, G. Soo Son
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Central lymph node dissection (CLND) in patients with papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC) is still controversial. The aim of this study was to examine the risk factors [...]

  • F. Wang, . Rui Zhang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the practical application and safety of the i-gel and LMA-Supreme laryngeal masks for airway management during pelvic operations in adults. [...]

  • . Yinlong Wang, . Xin Zhang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    This study investigated short-term outcomes of Lichtenstein hernia repair using self-gripping Parietex ProGrip mesh in Chinese patients with inguinal hernias. Retrospective [...]

  • . Irfan Wahyudi, . Ponco Birowo, I. Gde Sanjaya, . Rizky Fawzi, . Nur Rasyid, C. A. Mochtar
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    This study was conducted to identify the safety measures of performing clean urologic operations without administration of prophylaxis antibiotics. We conducted a double-blind [...]

  • . Mehmet Velidedeoglu, . Fahrettin Kilic, . Birgul Mete, . Mucahit Yemisen, . Varol Celik, . Ertugrul Gazioglu, . Mehmet Ferahman, . Resat Ozaras, M. Yilmaz, . Fatih Aydogan
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis (IGM) is a benign rare inflammatory pseudotumor. Bilateral involvement of IGM has been reported in a few cases. To our knowledge, this study [...]

  • . Kuei-Yen Tsai, . Kee-Thai Kiu, . Ming-Te Huang, . Chih-Hsiung Wu, . Tung-Cheng Chang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Laparoscopic colorectal surgery has been extensively used, although mostly performed in medical centers or university hospitals. We analyzed the learning curve of laparoscopic [...]

  • . Hajime Takayasu, . Kouji Masumoto, . Takahiro Jimbo, . Naoya Sakamoto, . Takato Sasaki, . Toru Uesugi, . Chikashi Gotoh, . Yasuhisa Urita, . Toko Shinkai
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    To establish better management practices to reduce morbidities in survivors with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). Of 60 patients treated for CDH at our institution between [...]

  • . Keiichi Takahashi, . Tomoko Wakasa, . Masayuki Shintaku
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the breast (SCCB) is a rare disease, with a worldwide incidence

  • . Tomoaki Taguchi, . Satoshi Ieiri, . Kina Miyoshi, . Kenichi Kohashi, . Yoshinao Oda, . Akio Kubota, . Yoshio Watanabe, . Hiroshi Matsufuji, . Masahiro Fukuzawa, . Takeshi Tomomasa
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Allied disorders of Hirschsprungs disease (ADHD) have been proposed to be the concept of the functional obstruction of the intestine with the presence of ganglion cells in [...]

  • . Shigeki Sawada, . Hiroshi Suehisa, . Tsuyoshi Ueno, . Motohiro Yamashita
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    The concept of salvage pulmonary resection after definitive chemoradiotherapy (dCRT) is not yet commonly accepted in lung cancer treatment. We report our experience of eight [...]

  • . Amin Rahpeyma, . Saeedeh Khajehahmadi, . Ali Ghasemi
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    In bilateral cleft lip/palate patients, sometimes the premaxilla is severely protruded and twisted. In such situations premaxillary osteotomy is beneficial. In this article [...]

  • . Eng-Hong Pok, . Wei-Jei Lee, . Kong-Han Ser, . Jung-Chien Chen, . Shu-Chun Chen, . Ju-Juin Tsou, . Kin-Fah Chin
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is a popular stand-alone bariatric surgery, despite a paucity of long-term data. Hence, this study is to report the long-term outcome [...]

  • . Sagun Parakh, . Sivakumar Gananadha, . Robert Allen, . Desmond Yip
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Radioembolization with yttrium microspheres is an established therapeutic modality for primary and secondary hepatic malignancies, with studies demonstrating improved overall [...]

  • . Bahadır Öz, . Alper Akcan, . Ertan Emek, . Muhammet Akyüz, . Erdogan Sözüer, . Hızır Akyıldız, . Adnan Bayram, . Rıdvan Kulu, E. Ok
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Laparoscopic adrenalectomy (LA) is a safe and minimally invasive operation for benign adrenal tumours. The purpose of this study was a retrospective analysis of outcomes following [...]

  • . Bahadır Öz, . Alper Akcan, E. Emek, . Muhammed Akyüz, . Erdogan Sözüer, . Hızır Akyldız, . Hüsnü Aydın
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    The aim of this study was to compare the surgical outcome of fasciocutaneous V–Y advancement flap and limberg transposition flap used to treat recurrent sacrococcygeal PSD. [...]

  • . Serdar Özkan, . Ülkü Yazici, . Ertan Aydin, . Nurettin Karaoğlanoğlu
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Diaphragm plication surgery is conducted to remove dyspnea, which results from mediastinal shift, atelectasia, and ventilation/perfusion dyssynchrony in lungs that occur because [...]

  • A. A. Mohsen, A. A. Nada, M. Y. Ibrahim, A. H. Ghaleb, M. Abou-Gabal, A. A. Mohsen, A. T. Wassef
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017).

    Abstract
    Limited animal and human studies have shown function, albeit inadequate, of implanted thyroid tissue in muscles. This work aimed to ascertain results in a larger number of [...]

  • M. Bahar, A. Nooghabi, M. Nooghabi, . Ali Jangjoo
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    There are controversies about the benefits of prophylactic antibiotics in the prevention of postoperative surgical site infection (SSI) in mesh herniorrhaphy for a long time. [...]

  • J. Li, . Zixiang Cong, . Xueman Ji, . Xiaoliang Wang, . Zhigang Hu, Y. Jia, . Handong Wang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    To investigate the clinical application value of intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging (iMRI) in large invasive pituitary adenoma surgery. A total of 30 patients with [...]

  • . Wei-Jei Lee, . Abdullah Almulaifi, . Keong Chong, . Wei-Cheng Yao, J. Juin Tsou, . Kong-Han Ser, . Yi-Chih Lee, . Shu-Chun Chen, . Jung-Chien Chen
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Bariatric surgery (BS) is totally different from diabetes surgery (DS) in the patient characters, goals of surgery, and management although similar in surgical procedure. [...]

  • Y. Law, Y. Che Chan, G. C.Y. Cheung, A. Ting, S. Cheng
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the short- and long-term outcomes in patients who underwent open infrarenal aortic aneurysm repair. Consecutive patients who underwent [...]

  • E. C.H. Lai, C. Ngai Tang
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    To report our experience in palliative hepaticojejunostomy for advanced malignant biliary obstruction by means of robotic approach Robot-assisted laparoscopic hepaticojejunostomy [...]

  • . Sheng-Fong Kuo, . Tzu-Chieh Chao, . Hung-Yu Chang, . Chuen Hsueh, . Chih-Lang Lin, . Kun-Chun Chiang, . Wen-Yu Chuang, . Yung-Chih Chen, . Jen-Der Lin
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    To investigate the influence of serum anti-thyroglobulin antibody (TgAb) on the prognosis in papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) patients. In this retrospective study, the participants [...]

  • W. J. Knaus, C. H. Olson
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Noncardiac operations are being increasingly performed on patients with left ventricular assist devices (LVADs). However, little is known on the impact of continuous-flow [...]

  • . Hideyo Kimura, . Mikimasa Ishikawa, . Toshinaga Nabae, . Taketo Matsunaga, . Soichiro Murakami, . Masahiko Kawamoto, . Tetsuro Kamimura, . Akihiko Uchiyama
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Laparoscopic gastrectomy (LG) is increasingly used to treat gastric cancer. Simultaneously, internal hernia (IH) has been reported after LG with Roux-en-Y reconstruction (RY). [...]

  • . Ryosuke Kaku, . Koji Teramoto, . Keiko Ishida, . Tomoyuki Igarashi, . Masayuki Hashimoto, . Shoji Kitamura, . Noriaki Tezuka, . Tohru Asai, . Jun Hanaoka
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    A pulmonary tumor is occasionally detected on a chest computed tomography (CT) scan before cardiovascular surgery. In this study, we examined clinical courses of patients [...]

  • J. Ju, . Jianning Li, . Ruixing Hou
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    To summarize the characteristics of total hand degloving injury and investigate the curative effect of microsurgery. A total of 46 patients with total hand degloving injury [...]

  • Y. Jun Chai, . Jung-Woo Woo, . Hyungju Kwon, J. Young Choi, . Su-jin Kim, K. Eun Lee
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Among several minimally invasive adrenalectomy techniques, lateral transperitoneal adrenalectomy (LTA) is the procedure of choice for benign adrenal tumors, however, posterior [...]

  • . Tomoaki Ito, . Hiroshi Maekawa, . Mutsumi Sakurada, . Hajime Orita, . Tomoyuki Kushida, . Koji Senuma, . Koichi Sato
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Patients on hemodialysis (HD) who undergo abdominal surgery for gastrointestinal disease are at increased risk of postoperative complications. In this study, we retrospectively [...]

  • . Mitsuru Ishizuka, . Keiichi Kubota, . Takehiko Nemoto, . Mitsugi Shimoda, . Masato Kato, . Yukihiro Iso, . Kazuma Tago
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) after surgery is frequent, and is an important factor adversely influencing the long-term survival of patients. This prospective [...]

  • . Shogo Inoue, . Mitsuru Kajiwara, . Jun Teishima, . Akio Matsubara
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Our objective was to compare the perioperative parameters of needle-assisted and conventional laparoendoscopic single-site adrenalectomy (LESS-A). We compared 23 patients [...]

  • J. Hyun Han, T. Ho Hong, Y. Kyoung You, D. Goo Kim
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    We introduced a modified laparoscopic technique, dual-incision laparoscopic adrenalectomy (DILA), using a newly designed multichannel trocar, and we evaluated its perioperative [...]

  • . Ya-Hui Hu, . Che-Hsiung Wu, . Leay-Kiaw Er, C. Da Lin, . Ying-Buh Liu, . Shih-Chieh Chueh, . Yao-Chou Tsai
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) adrenalectomy is a promising minimally invasive technique, however, the current evidence has not confirmed its long-term effectiveness [...]

  • . Chan-Yang Hsu, . Nai-Hsin Chi, . Shoei-Shen Wang, . Yih-Sharng Chen, . Hsi-Yu Yu
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    To evaluate the clinical results of patients with infective endocarditis (IE) complicated by acute cerebrovascular accidents (CVAs). A total of 44 patients with IE complicated [...]

  • . Hisanaga Horie, . Kazutomo Togashi, . Kenichi Utano, . Yasuyuki Miyakura, A. T. Lefor, . Yoshikazu Yasuda
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Patients with stage T3 or T4 rectal cancer are candidates for neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy. The aim of this study is to clarify the usefulness of circumferential tumor [...]

  • . Shikai Hong, . Shengying Wang, . Guozeng Xu, . JinLu Liu
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017).

    Abstract
    Gastric cancer is the fourth most prevalent cancer worldwide. The ability to accurately predict surgery-related morbidity and mortality is critical in deciding both the timing [...]

  • . Hironori Hayashi, . Hiroyuki Takamura, . Yoshinao Ohbatake, . Shinichi Nakanuma, . Isamu Makino, . Hisatoshi Nakagawara, . Tomoharu Miyashita, . Hidehiro Tajima, . Sachio Fushida, . Tetsuo Ohta
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Issues related to small-for-size grafts in living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) are highly important. The neutrophil lymphocyte ratio (NLR) has been reported to be an [...]

  • . Mohammad Golriz, . Hamidreza Fonouni, . Gani Kuttymuratov, . Majid Esmaeilzadeh, M. Rad, . Parvin Jarahian, . Thomas Longerich, . Alireza Faridar, . Sepehr Abbasi, . Arianeb Mehrabi, M. M. Gebhard
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    Currently, due to lack of optimal donors, more marginal organs are transplanted. Therefore, there is a high interest to ameliorate preischemic organ preservation, especially [...]

  • . Majid Esmaeilzadeh, . Hamidreza Fonouni, . Mohammad Golriz, . Ali Majlesara, . Gani Kuttymuratov, . Frank Bergmann, . Parvin Jarahian, . Zahra Khazaeipour, . Alireza Faridar, M. Rad, . Thomas Longerich, M. M. Gebhard, . Arianeb Mehrabi
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    One of the great challenges in pancreas transplantation is the ischemia reperfusion injury. It is mentioned that free oxygen and/or nitrogen radicals play a prominent role [...]

  • . Hakan Ercil, . Adem Altunkol, . Ergun Alma, M. Resit Goren, N. Can Sener, . Faruk Kuyucu, A. Karakoyunlu, . Ediz Vuruskan, . Ferhat Ortoglu, Z. Gurbuz
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    To compare the efficacy and reliability of Ho:YAG laser lithotripsy (HLL) and pneumatic lithotripsy (PL) in the treatment of bladder stones in patients with benign prostatic [...]

  • . Mustafa Emiroglu, . Semra Salimoglu, . Cem Karaali, . Ismail Sert, . Osman Gungor, . Fatma Sert, . Cengiz Aydın
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2017). Vol. 40

    Abstract
    To evaluate the long-term results of tumorectomy and concomitant bilateral oncoplastic reduction mammoplasty (ORM) for early stage breast cancer patients with macromastia [...]

  • . Patomphon Ekkarat, T. Boonpipattanapong, . Kasaya Tantiphlachiva, . Surasak Sangkhathat
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Defective defecation function, also known as low anterior resection syndrome (LARS), is a common problem after surgical treatment of rectal cancer that has a detrimental effect [...]

  • . Kazim Duman, A. Harlak, . Oner Mentes, A. K. Coskun
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

  • . Evren Dilektasli, . M.M. Ozmen, . Emre Gundogdu, . Hayrettin Dizen, . H.T. Besler, . Candan Ozogul
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    The study aims to evaluate the alterations in the brain due to oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation resulting from obstructive jaundice. Forty-one Wistar albino rats were [...]

  • . Sacit Coban, . Fahrettin Yildiz
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2015). Vol. 38

    Abstract
    Back wall technique is usually used for hepatic artery anastomosis in living donor liver-transplantation. In this technique, two stitches are placed in the two corners of [...]