Personalizing first-line treatment in advanced colorectal cancer: current status and future perspectives

Author(s): Rodrigo Motta / Santiago Cabezas-Camarero / Cesar Torres-Mattos / ... / Miguel J. Sotelo

Reviewer(s): Ana Gil / Alejandro Velastegui

Colorectal cancer Precision medicine

Case study

Glioblastoma multiforme of spinal cord – case series in a tertiary cancer centre

Author(s): Aswin Nagarajan / Ramya Ravichandar

Reviewer(s): Ronald Ramos / Matthijs van der Meulen / Kasra Kolahdouzan

Chemotherapy Oncology Radiology and radiotherapy

Case study

Subacute neurological deficits and respiratory insufficiency due to intrathecal methotrexate

Author(s): Sjoerd I.P.J. de Faber / Pim G.N.J. Mutsaers / Martin J. van den Bent / Matthijs van der Meulen

Reviewer(s): Ronald Ramos / Pablo Velasco

Chemotherapy Hemato-oncology Neurology

Original article

Omental patch repair of large perforated peptic ulcers ≥25mm is associated with higher leak rate

Author(s): Yi Liang Wang / Xue Wei Chan / Kai Siang Chan / Vishal G Shelat

Reviewer(s): Haresh Palekar / John R Klune / Chao-Wen Pan

Clinical research Gastroenterology Surgery

Original article

Permanent pacemaker post-valve surgery: Do valve type and position matter? A propensity score matching study

Author(s): Francesca Gatta / Yama Haqzad / Mahmoud Loubani

Reviewer(s): Aleksander Dokollari / Teruhiko Imamura / Justine M. Ravaux

Clinical research Surgery

Original article

High affinity monoclonal antibody targeting Siglec-15 for cancer immunotherapy

Author(s): Fei He, Na Wang / Jiangwei Li / Luanying He / ... / Shihui Wang

Reviewer(s): Zhenyi Ma

Original article

Online public interest in common malignancies & cancer screening during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States

Author(s): Samuel A. Cohen / Shayan Ebrahimian / Landon E. Cohen / Jonathan D. Tijerina

Reviewer(s): Mazlyfarina Mohamad / Douglas M. Puricelli Perin

Original article

Impact of early ambulation on functionality in patients undergoing valve replacement surgery

Author(s): André Luiz Lisboa Cordeiro / Jaildes Reis Dos Reis / Huendy Borges Da Cruz / ... / Giulliano Gardenghi

Reviewer(s): Masahiro Kitamura / Eliane Roseli Winkelmann

Clinical research Surgery


Real time reorientation and cognitive load adjustment allow for broad application of virtual reality in a pediatric hospital

Author(s): Thomas J. Caruso / Ahtziri Fonseca / Ariana Barreau / ... / Samuel Rodriguez

Reviewer(s): Claudia Corti / Nathan E. Cook

Pediatrics Virtual reality


Clinical application of advances and innovation in radiation treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma

Author(s): Valerie JW Tong / Vishal G Shelat / Yew Kuo Chao

Reviewer(s): Medai Kasai / Nina Sanford / Haresh Palekar

Hepatology Oncology Radiology and radiotherapy Surgery


A review of the presentation and outcome of left ventricular thrombus in COVID-19 infection

Author(s): Anil Mathew Philip / Lina James George / Kevin John John / ... / Ajay Kumar Mishra

Reviewer(s): Parham Sadeghipour

Cardiovascular diseases Clinical research COVID-19

Case report

The concurrence of an enterocutaneous fistula and granulomatosis with polyangiitis: The role of immunosuppression as a bridge to definitive surgical treatment

Author(s): Imad Hachem / Roy Hajjar / Frank Schwenter / ... / Herawaty Sebajang

Reviewer(s): Noreen Nasir / Mojtaba Shafiekhani / Anastasia Naritsin

Immunology Inflammation Surgery

Original article

Pilot testing of a dementia literacy intervention for Korean American elders with dementia and their caregivers

Author(s): Hae-Ra Han / Scott Choi / Jinhee Wang / Hochang Ben Lee

Reviewer(s): Jin Joo

Clinical research Dementia

Original article

Risk of post-intubation cardiac arrest with the use of high dose rocuronium in COVID-19 patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: A retrospective cohort study

Author(s): Natalie Kandinata / Roshan Acharya / Aakash Patel / ... / Usman Younus

Reviewer(s): Jobin Philipose / Vasiliki Tsolaki / Dhan Bahadur Shrestha / Hiroshi Nagasaka / Kartikeya Rajdev / Saad Habib

Clinical research COVID-19

Original article

Definitive chemoradiation in locally advanced inoperable esophageal cancer patients – Retrospective analysis of different chemotherapy regimens in a tertiary cancer centre

Author(s): Aswin Nagarajan / Begum Yesmin Nureja / Ramya Ravichandar / Rama Ranganathan

Reviewer(s): Shun Yamamoto / Yujia Zhu

Clinical research Pharmacology and toxicology Radiology and radiotherapy




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