BJS Open

(The H4-Index of BJS Open is 22. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
Prehabilitation in elective abdominal cancer surgery in older patients: systematic review and meta-analysis73
Recommendations from the ERAS® Society for standards for the development of enhanced recovery after surgery guidelines71
Systematic review of learning curves in robot-assisted surgery70
EHS and AHS guidelines for treatment of primary ventral hernias in rare locations or special circumstances44
Liver transplantation for unresectable colorectal liver metastases in patients and donors with extended criteria (SECA-II arm D study)39
Nationwide in-hospital mortality rate following rectal resection for rectal cancer according to annual hospital volume in Germany38
Prevalence of low anterior resection syndrome and impact on quality of life after rectal cancer surgery: population-based study36
Data verification of nationwide clinical quality registries36
Chemical signature of colorectal cancer: case–control study for profiling the breath print35
Incidence and management of patients with colorectal cancer and synchronous and metachronous colorectal metastases: a population-based study32
Identifying predictors of ventral hernia recurrence: systematic review and meta-analysis31
Association of intraoperative hypotension with postoperative morbidity and mortality: systematic review and meta-analysis30
The quantitative impact of COVID-19 on surgical training in the United Kingdom29
Anastomotic leakage after elective colorectal surgery: a prospective multicentre observational study on use of the Dutch leakage score, serum procalcitonin and serum C-reactive protein for diagnosis28
Prevention of incisional hernia after midline laparotomy with prophylactic mesh reinforcement: a meta-analysis and trial sequential analysis27
Safety and feasibility of 2 h of normothermic machine perfusion of donor kidneys in the Eurotransplant Senior Program25
Cohort study of the effect of surgical repair of symptomatic diastasis recti abdominis on abdominal trunk function and quality of life25
Systematic review and narrative synthesis of surgeons' perception of postoperative outcomes and risk24
Impact of oral preoperative and perioperative immunonutrition on postoperative infection and mortality in patients undergoing cancer surgery: systematic review and meta-analysis with trial sequential 23
Meta-analysis of the impact of postoperative infective complications on oncological outcomes in colorectal cancer surgery23
Virtual reality simulation in robot-assisted surgery: meta-analysis of skill transfer and predictability of skill23
Gender representation in editorial boards of international general surgery journals23
Multicentre study of prepectoral breast reconstruction using acellular dermal matrix22