S R Markar

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A comparative international study on the management of acute appendicitis between a developed country and a middle income country
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of General Surgery, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:357-60. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Technical factors that affect anastomotic integrity following esophagectomy: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sheraz R Markar
    Division of Surgery, Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4274-81. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy on perioperative outcomes, tumor pathology, and survival in clinical stage II and III esophageal cancer
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3935-41. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiology, not chronology, dictates outcomes after esophagectomy for esophageal cancer: outcomes in patients 80 years and older
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1020-6. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open appendectomy for complicated and uncomplicated appendicitis in children
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Academic Surgery, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, Praed Street, London, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1993-2004. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Robotic bariatric surgery: bypass, band and sleeve. Where are we now? And what is the future?
    S R Markar
    Centre for Weight Loss, Metabolic and Endocrine Surgery, University College London Hospital, UK
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 58:181-90. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Transfusion drains versus suction drains in total knee replacement: meta-analysis
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU, UK
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1766-72. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The impact of pancreatic duct drainage following pancreaticojejunostomy on clinical outcome
    Sheraz R Markar
    Division of HepatoBiliary and Pancreatic surgery and Liver Transplantation, Royal Free and University College Hospitals, London, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1610-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) vs. conventional multiport cholecystectomy: systematic review and meta-analysis
    S R Markar
    Academic Surgical Unit, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London, W2 1NY, UK
    Surg Endosc 26:1205-13. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Volume-outcome relationship in surgery for esophageal malignancy: systematic review and meta-analysis 2000-2011
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Thoraco esophageal Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1055-63. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint A comparative international study on the management of acute appendicitis between a developed country and a middle income country
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of General Surgery, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:357-60. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to compare management approaches and clinical outcomes of acute appendicitis in Sri Lanka and the United Kingdom...
  2. ncbi request reprint Technical factors that affect anastomotic integrity following esophagectomy: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sheraz R Markar
    Division of Surgery, Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4274-81. 2013
    ..The purpose of this pooled analysis was to examine the main technical parameters that impact on anastomotic integrity...
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy on perioperative outcomes, tumor pathology, and survival in clinical stage II and III esophageal cancer
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3935-41. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (NCR) on perioperative outcomes, tumor pathology, and survival following surgical resection of clinical stage II and III esophageal cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiology, not chronology, dictates outcomes after esophagectomy for esophageal cancer: outcomes in patients 80 years and older
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1020-6. 2013
    ..To assess short and long-term outcomes for patients aged ≥80 years undergoing esophagectomy for malignancy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open appendectomy for complicated and uncomplicated appendicitis in children
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Academic Surgery, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, Praed Street, London, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1993-2004. 2012
    ..The aim of this pooled analysis is to compare the outcome from complicated appendicitis (CA) and uncomplicated appendicitis (UA) following laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) and open appendectomy (OA) in children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Robotic bariatric surgery: bypass, band and sleeve. Where are we now? And what is the future?
    S R Markar
    Centre for Weight Loss, Metabolic and Endocrine Surgery, University College London Hospital, UK
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 58:181-90. 2012
    ..Future highly powered randomized controlled trials are required to accurately evaluate clinical outcome and cost-effectiveness of robotics both in gastric bypass and in sleeve gastrectomy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transfusion drains versus suction drains in total knee replacement: meta-analysis
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU, UK
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1766-72. 2012
    ..The use of autologous blood transfusion drains in orthopaedic surgery has been the subject of debate for several years. The aim of this meta-analysis was to review the use of autologous blood transfusion drains in total knee replacement...
  8. doi request reprint The impact of pancreatic duct drainage following pancreaticojejunostomy on clinical outcome
    Sheraz R Markar
    Division of HepatoBiliary and Pancreatic surgery and Liver Transplantation, Royal Free and University College Hospitals, London, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1610-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis is to evaluate the effect of stenting the pancreatic duct during pancreaticojejunostomy formation on perioperative outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) vs. conventional multiport cholecystectomy: systematic review and meta-analysis
    S R Markar
    Academic Surgical Unit, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London, W2 1NY, UK
    Surg Endosc 26:1205-13. 2012
    ..The aim of this systematic review and pooled analysis was to compare clinical outcome following SILS and standard multiport laparoscopic cholecystectomy for the treatment of gallstone-related disease...
  10. doi request reprint Volume-outcome relationship in surgery for esophageal malignancy: systematic review and meta-analysis 2000-2011
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of Thoraco esophageal Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1055-63. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to provide a contemporary quantitative analysis of the existing literature examining the relationship between surgical caseload and outcome following esophageal resection...
  11. doi request reprint Influence of circular stapler diameter on postoperative stenosis after laparoscopic gastrojejunal anastomosis in morbid obesity
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of General Surgery, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:230-5. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to provide a pooled analysis of individual small trials comparing 21-mm and 25-mm circular stapled laparoscopic gastrojejunal (GJ) anastomosis in morbid obesity surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Robotic vs. laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese patients: systematic review and pooled analysis
    S R Markar
    Academic Surgical Unit, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College, London, UK
    Int J Med Robot 7:393-400. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to provide pooled analysis of individually small trials comparing robotic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RRYGB) with standard laparoscopic RYGB (LRYGB)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic value of neutrophil: lymphocyte ratio in adults with suspected acute appendicitis
    S R Markar
    Department of General Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Acta Chir Belg 110:543-7. 2010
    ..To validate the use of neutrophil : lymphocyte ratio (NLR) in diagnosing appendicitis...
  14. doi request reprint Hand-sewn versus stapled oesophago-gastric anastomosis: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sheraz R Markar
    Department of General Surgery, University College London Hospital, 235 Euston Road, London, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:876-84. 2011
    ..In this meta-analysis, data from relevant randomised controlled trials has been pooled together to gain a consensus in the comparison of outcome following hand-sewn versus stapled oesophago-gastric (OG) anastomoses...
  15. doi request reprint Systematic review and pooled analysis assessing the association between elderly age and outcome following surgical resection of esophageal malignancy
    S R Markar
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    Dis Esophagus 26:250-62. 2013
    ..These patients represent a high-risk cohort, who requires thorough assessment of medical comorbidity, targeted counseling, and optimized treatment pathways...
  16. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication with or without division of the short gastric vessels
    S R Markar
    Department of General Surgery, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Br J Surg 98:1056-62. 2011
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis was to provide a pooled analysis of individual trials comparing clinical outcome following laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication with or without division of the short gastric vessels (SGVs)...
  17. pmc Increased use of pre-operative imaging and laparoscopy has no impact on clinical outcomes in patients undergoing appendicectomy
    S R Markar
    University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 93:620-3. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to review changes in the management of acute appendicitis in a ten-year period at a large university teaching hospital in London...
  18. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials comparing laparoscopic with open mesh repair of recurrent inguinal hernia
    A Karthikesalingam
    Department of Outcomes Research, St George s Vascular Institute, London, UK
    Br J Surg 97:4-11. 2010
    ..There has been no quantitative review of the evidence, despite suggestions that pooled analysis of existing data is required...
  19. pmc A comparison of the effect of different surgical gloves on objective measurement of fingertip cutaneous sensibility
    A Bucknor
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 93:95-8. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Mini-probe ultrasonography for the staging of colon cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    T M H Gall
    Academic Surgical Unit, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Colorectal Dis 16:O1-8. 2014
    ..This study evaluated the accuracy of mini-probe endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in assigning clinical stage to colon cancer...