Case Report

Pill-Induced Esophagitis with Mucosal Dissection: A Case Report

Pill-induced esophageal injury was first described in 1970. It occurs when a caustic medicinal pill dissolves in the esophagus and releases its noxiou... Read more


Original Article

Factors Associated with Adverse Outcomes after Surgical Repair of Bile Duct Injury

Bile duct injury management requires skill of experienced surgeons at referral centers. Multiple factors may alter their outcomes.... Read more


Case Report

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Encountered during Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery: Two Case Reports and Discussion

Recent epidemiological data demonstrate a rise in the prevalence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) in ob... Read more


Original Research

Helicobacter Pylori IgG Sero-Prevalence Study in Two Adjacent Regions of Contrasting Gastric Cancer Rates and Bracken Fern Frequency in Western Venezuela

As Human Gastric Cancer Death Rates (HGCDR) is unevenly distributed in western Venezuela, we explored possible risk factors, among which Helicobacter ... Read more


Case Report

Chronic Papillomatous Dermatitis in a Patient with a Urinary Ileal Diversion: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Gastrointestinal surgical procedures result in approximately 100,000 ostomies per year in the United States, with over 10,00,000 people living with in... Read more


Research Article

Descriptives Module - The Power of the Student Educator

Dermatology education is faced with the challenge of developing curricula for learners who possess a wide range of learning styles, strengths, and lif... Read more


Review Article

Precision Control and Dynamic Positioning of ROVS in Intervention Operations

A smart Remotely Operated Vehicle, ROV LATIS, is a prototype platform to test and validate OceanRINGS-a suit of smart technologies for subsea operatio... Read more


Short Commentary

Should Robotics Need Ethical Codes? Robotics and ERP

This commentary asks how to provide a role for robotics in automating key transactional Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) designing processes, and h... Read more


Review Article

Virtual and Rapid Prototyping of an Underactuated Space End Effector

A fast and reliable verification of an initial concept is an important need in the field of mechatronics. Usually, the steps for a successful design r... Read more


Review Article

Depressed Nasal Bridge in Pediatric Orthopaedic Practice: A Review

Depressions of the nasal bridge may be localized on the bone, cartilage or both. The latter are the most severe cases constituting the saddle-nose def... Read more