P G Vaughan-Shaw
- A prospective case-control study of extralevator abdominoperineal excision (ELAPE) of the rectum versus conventional laparoscopic and open abdominoperineal excision: comparative analysis of short-term outcomes and quality of lifeP G Vaughan-Shaw
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, Southampton, UK
Tech Coloproctol 16:355-62. 2012..This study compares short-term outcomes and quality of life (QOL) after open and laparoscopic ELAPE, laparoscopic APE (LAPE), and open APE (OAPE)...
- Venous thromboembolism prevention in medical patients: a framework for improving practiceP G Vaughan-Shaw
Department of General Surgery, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO166YD, UK
Phlebology 26:62-8. 2011..This study assesses the current use of thromboprophylaxis in medical patients at our institution and aims to identify simple strategies to improve practice...
- Early experience with laparoscopic extralevator abdominoperineal excision within an enhanced recovery setting: analysis of short-term outcomes and quality of lifeP G Vaughan-Shaw
Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, Southampton, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 93:451-9. 2011..We describe a minimally invasive approach to ELAPE within an enhanced recovery programme, and present short-term results and QOL analyses...
- Neutrophil lymphocyte ratio in outcome prediction after emergency abdominal surgery in the elderlyP G Vaughan-Shaw
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Southampton University Hospitals Trust, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
Int J Surg 10:157-62. 2012..g. P-POSSUM) whilst others have failed to gain widespread use. Recent reports suggest that C-reactive protein (CRP) and the neutrophil lymphocyte (N/L ratio) ratio may predict surgical outcome...
- A meta-analysis of the effectiveness of the opioid receptor antagonist alvimopan in reducing hospital length of stay and time to GI recovery in patients enrolled in a standardized accelerated recovery program after abdominal surgeryP G Vaughan-Shaw
Department of Lower GI Surgery, Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom
Dis Colon Rectum 55:611-20. 2012..Alvimopan, an opioid-receptor antagonist, may reduce the incidence of postoperative ileus and expedite hospital discharge...