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European Surgery

Acta Chirurgica Austriaca

European Surgery OnlineFirst articles

06.11.2019 | review Open Access

New evidence defining the pathology and pathogenesis of lower esophageal sphincter damage

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common human disease. In the Western world, it has a prevalence of 30% [ 1 ]. The cause of GERD is conceptually simple: it results when the mechanism that normally prevents reflux of gastric contents into …

06.11.2019 | editorial

The gastric cardia: what it reveals about our society

According to this highly valuable purpose, this issue of European Surgery stages a spectrum of articles related to esophagology, endocrinology, gastrointestinal surgery and the peri-operative management around gut and bowel surgery. As thus the …

04.11.2019 | letter to the editor

Endoscopic atlas of fundoplication

The appearances of fundoplication are not necessarily familiar to many gastrointestinal medical practitioners investigating patients for oesophagogastric symptoms. This brief description has been formulated as an aid to management for non-surgical …

24.10.2019 | original article

Psycho-oncological distress in patients with peritoneal surface malignancies treated with cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy

Patients with peritoneal metastases from gastrointestinal tumors are considered as patients with advanced oncological disease (UICC IV) and are often treated with palliative chemotherapy with a poor prognosis.

09.10.2019 | original article

Clinicopathological importance of colorectal medullary carcinoma

Colorectal cancers (CRC) are the second most common type of cancer among females and the third most common among males [ 1 – 3 ]. The World Health Organization (WHO) classification of colorectal cancers indicates that there are various subtypes of …

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The journal European Surgery focuses on general surgery, endocrine surgery, thoracic surgery, heart and vascular surgery. Special features include new surgical and endoscopic techniques such as minimally invasive surgery, robot surgery, and advances in surgery-related biotechnology and surgical oncology.

The journal especially addresses benign and malignant esophageal diseases, i.e. achalasia, gastroesophageal reflux disease, Barrett’s esophagus, and esophageal adenocarcinoma. In keeping with modern healthcare requirements, the journal’s scope includes inter- and multidisciplinary disease management (diagnosis, therapy and surveillance).

The journal is a powerful instrument for bringing up-to-date scientific information to specialized surgery units at general hospitals. European Surgery presents original articles, reviews, case reports, and short communications on developments in surgical practice and research.

European Surgery is the official journal of the Austrian Society of Surgery and its affiliated societies, the Association of Surgeons of the Federation Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Croatian Surgical Society, the Czech Surgical Society (Member of the Czech Medical Society), the Hungarian Surgical Society, the Slovak Surgical Society, the Slovenian Association of Surgeons, and the European Federation for Colorectal Cancer.

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