Our mission is to lead discovery, innovation and education in surgical sciences.
Surgical Grand Rounds
The Drosophila Accessory Gland as a Model for Prostate Cancer and Other Pathologies.
Wilson C. et al, (2017), Curr Top Dev Biol, 121, 339 - 375
Intentional Rounding: a staff-led quality improvement intervention in the prevention of patient falls.
Morgan L. et al, (2017), J Clin Nurs, 26, 115 - 124
Awards in Transplantation Science Recognize the Best Articles Published in Transplantation.
Grey ST. et al, (2017), Transplantation, 101, 10 - 12
Needle aspiration versus incision and drainage for the treatment of peritonsillar abscess.
Chang BA. et al, (2016), Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 12
Tumour-derived alkaline phosphatase regulates tumour growth, epithelial plasticity and disease-free survival in metastatic prostate cancer.
Rao SR. et al, (2016), Br J Cancer
High-intensity focused ultrasonic ablation of sacral chordoma is feasible: a series of four cases and details of a national clinical trial.
Gillies MJ. et al, (2016), Br J Neurosurg, 1 - 6
Variability in the reporting of renal function endpoints in immunosuppression trials in renal transplantation: time for consensus?
Knight SR. and Hussain S., (2016), Clin Transplant, 30, 1584 - 1590
The Safer Delivery of Surgical Services Program (S3): Explaining Its Differential Effectiveness and Exploring Implications for Improving Quality in Complex Systems.
Flynn LC. et al, (2016), Ann Surg, 264, 997 - 1003
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