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An article entitled “Day case: 23 hour breast surgical pathway – a retrospective audit in a district hospital” was published in the European Journal of Surgical Oncology, (EJSO), May 2011, Vol 37, Iss 5, pS23
Background: Currently majority of mastectomy and large number of wide local excisions are being carried out as in-patient procedure and NHS improvement plan has suggested to carry out majority of breast operations including mastectomy as a day case surgery with a maximum of overnight stay. We carried out this retrospective audit in our district hospital to find out our trend.
An article entitled “Grisotti flap reconstruction for central breast tumours” was published in the European Journal of Surgical Oncology, November 2010, vol/iss. 36/11 (1123)
An article on “Evaluation of role of pre-operative ultrasound scan of axilla in management of breast cancer at DGH”
Published in European Journal of Surgical Oncology, November 2010, vol/iss 36/11 (1124-1125)