Skip to main content

Chirurgie | Zeitschrift

European Surgery

Acta Chirurgica Austriaca

European Surgery OnlineFirst articles

09.11.2021 | review Open Access

Dysphagia aortica

Dysphagia is a common symptom reported by 10–33% of elderly individuals in the community and nursing home settings [ 1 , 2 ], although the true prevalence is likely underestimated because many patients adapt through behavioral changes [ 3 ]. The …

20.07.2021 | case report

Ventral hernia repair under neuraxial anesthesia

During the COVID-19 pandemic, general and emergency surgery has faced tremendous challenges due to the burden of critical respiratory patients in intensive care units (ICUs). This situation has forced the adoption of alternative strategies such as …

29.06.2021 | review Open Access

Wound myiasis in Western Europe: prevalence and risk factors in a changing climate scenario

Climate change is widely regarded as one of greatest challenges facing ecological systems and biosecurity in the coming century. The planet is warming from the north to the south pole, and the global average temperature has increased by …

23.06.2021 | review Open Access

Robotic versus laparoscopic splenectomy: a systematic review of perioperative outcomes

Elective splenectomy has many indications and can be performed via an open approach or in a minimally invasive manner [ 1 ]. Since the inception of laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) [ 2 ], improvements of laparoscopic tools for ligation over time have …

22.06.2021 | review

Myocardial infarction after esophagectomy for esophageal cancer: A systematic review

Esophageal cancer is the eighth most common cancer globally [ 1 ]. Despite the evolution in the surgical techniques and oncological management, esophageal cancer treatment still has a poor outcome and overall prognosis [ 2 ]. Esophagectomy remains …

Aktuelle Ausgaben

Über diese Zeitschrift

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.

Weitere Informationen

Neue App: SpringerMed Fortbildung

Jetzt per App am Handy oder Tablet DFP-Fortbildungen absolvieren.
DFP-Punkte in 8 Fachbereichen sammeln, keine neue Registrierung nötig!