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Publications

 

A Harris, F Di Franco, S Gergely. Conversion to open cholecystectomy is decreasing. BMJ 2014; June 24:348

 

S Markar, A Karthikesalingam, F Di Franco, A Harris. Sistematic review and meta-analysis of single incision versus conventional multiport appendicectomy. Br J Surg 2013; 100(13): 1709–18.

 

J Sultan, F Di Franco, JA Kirby, BK Shenton, CJ Seal, P Davis, YKS Vishwanath, SR Preston, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Randomised clinical trial of omega-3 fatty acids supplemented enteral nutrition verus standard enteral nutrition in patients undergoing oesophagogastric cancer surgery. BJ Surg 2012; 99(3): 346–55

 

F Di Franco, P Gallagher. Oesophageal trauma and foreign bodies. Surgery 2008; 26(11): 463–66.

 

F Di Franco, P Lamb, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. The Management of perforated oesophageal cancer. Br J Surg 2008; 7:837–39.

 

F Di Franco, S Robinson, DL Richardson, SM Griffin. Postpneumonectomy esophageal fistula: a combined radiological-endoscopic technique. Diseases of the esophagus 2006; 19:44–47.

 

C Gestenkorn, G Jackson, F Di Franco, O Thomusch, D Talbot. Outcome of PTLD in renal and liver allograft recipients. Transplantation Proceedings 2001; Jun 33(4): 2469–72.

 

R Vechhio, F Di Franco, C Ranzani, F Latteri, M Magnano, E Cacciola. Delayed rectal perforation by retained surgical drain. European Journal of Surgery; 1999; 175(8): 811–12.

 

F Mosca, A Stracqualursi, F Latteri, F Palazzo, R Vecchio, F Di Franco, A Consoli. Synchronous primary carcinoma of the colon. Diagnostic and therapeutic problems. Giornale di Chirurgia. 1998; 19(8–9):347–50.

 

R Vecchio, F Di Franco, F Palazzo, F Mosca, A Sracqualursi, F Latteri. Hartmann's operation in colorectal tumours. Evolutions of indications in a series of 46 patients. Giornale di Chirugia 1998; 19(8–9): 335–37.

 

R Vecchio, P Fazio, F Di Franco, R Leonardi, A Garufi, R Foti. Caroli;s disease: a case report. Italian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatolgy. 1997; 29(2): 197.

 

R Vecchio, F Mosca, G Ciaccio, M Ferrara, F Di Franco, S Latteri. Physiopatholgical and therapeutic aspects of oesophageal diverticula. Manerva Chirurgica. 1997; 57(4): 329–35.

 

S Di Franco, R Fontana, A Trovatello, F Di Franco. Tension free inguinal hernioplasty using polipropilene graft. Initial experience. Acta Chirurgica Mediterranea. 1996; 12: 43–45.

 

S Di Franco, R Fontana, V Leone, A Trovatello, F Di Franco. Caecal diverticulitis. Chirurgia Triveneta. 1996; 63(3); 1–3.

 

 

Presentations to learned societies

 

A Solodkyy, Q Azeem, S Gergely, F Di Franco, AM Harris. True day case rate of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair and a review of factors contributing to unexpected overnight stay in a district General Hospital. The 14th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Paris, 2014.

 

A Solodkyy, Q Azeem, S Gergely, F Di Franco, AM Harris. True day case rate of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair and a review of factors contributing to unexpected overnight stay in a district General Hospital. Association of Laparoscopic Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland. London, 2013.

 

J Sultan, F Di Franco, CJ Seal, P Davis, YKS Viswanath, SR Preston, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Long term servival following perioperative immunonutrition for oesophago-gastric cancer surgery, Association of Upper GI Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Newcastle, 2013.

 

A Solodkyy, N Oswald, F Di Franco, S Gergely, AM Harris. True day case rate of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a high volume specialist unit and a review of factors contributing to unplanned overnight stay. European Association of Endoscopic Surgery, 2013, Vienna.

 

H Room, T Birks, H Parwaiz, T Booth, F Di Franco. Are plain abdominal and erect chest radiograph still diagnostically useful, cost effective and relevant in acute admissions in modern surgical practice? Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Glasgow, 2013.

 

RFR Fisher, AC Wells, S Gergely, F Di Franco, AM Harris. Is Groin ultrasound scan prior to hernia repair a useful diagnostic tool? European Association of Endoscopic Surgery, Brussels, 2012.

 

RFR Fisher, AC Wells, S Gergely, F Di Franco, AM Harris. Is Groin ultrasound scan prior to hernia repair a useful diagnostic tool? Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Liverpool, 2012.

 

J Sultan, F Di Franco, CJ Seal, J Kirby, BK Shenton, SM Griffin. The effect of omega-3 fatty acids (O-3FA) on antioxidant status, human leukocyte antigen-DR expression on leukocytes and clinical outcome in oesophago-gastric cancer surgery. Association of Surgeons in Great Britain and Ireland, Bournemouth, 2008.

 

F Di Franco, J Sultan, I Anderson, J Kirby, B Shenton, S Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Effect of perioperative nutrition with omega-3 fatty acids on human leukocyte Antigen-DR expression on monocytes and activated T lymphocytes in patients undergoing oesophago-gastric cancer surgery. Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Manchester, 2007.

 

F Di Franco, J Sultan, I Anderson, J Kirby, B Shenton, S Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Prospective study of the effect of perioperative nutrition with omega-3 fatty acids on human leukocyte Antigen-DR expression on monocytes and activated T lymphocytes in patients undergoing oesophago-gastric cancer surgery. Digestive Disease Week, Washington DC, 2007.

 

S Robinson, F Di Franco, S Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Predisposition to Barrett's oesophagus in symptomatic first-degree relatives of patients with oesophageal adenocarcinoma. Spanish Association of Surgery, Madrid, 2006.

 

J Sultan, F Di franco, I Anderson, S Johnson, SM Griffin, CJ Seal. The effects of oesophago-gastric surgery on antioxident stauts. British Association of parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Brighton, 2006.

 

J Sultan, F Di franco, I Anderson, S Johnson, SM Griffin, CJ Seal. Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy does not effect markers of nutritional status in patients undergoing oesophago-gastric surgery. British Association of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Brighton, 2006.

 

S Robinson, F Di Franco, S Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Symptomatic first-degree relatives of patients with oesophageal adencarcinoma are predisposed to Barrett's oesophagus. Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Edinburgh, 2006.

 

F Di Franco, I Anderson, S Wilson, P Davis, YKS Viswanath, SR Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Effect of perioperative immunonutrition with Omega-3 fatty acids on clinical outcome after subtotal oesophagectomy: results of a pilot study. 10th World Congress of the International Society of Diseases of the Esophagus, Adelaide, 2006.

 

F Di Franco, I Anderson, S Wilson, P Davis, YKS Viswanath, SR Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. A Prospective randomised controlled trial of immunonutrition with Omega-3 fatty acids in oesophago-gastric cancer surgery. Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Dublin, 2005.

 

F Di Franco, S Robinson, JA Kirby, BK Shenton, S Stamp, SR Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Evaluation of human leukocyte antigen-DR expression on Monocytes and T-cells in response to phorbol-myristate-acetate stimulation for oesophago-gastric surgery. British Association of Surgical Oncology, London, 2004.

 

F Di Franco, S Robinson, R Johnson, JA Kirby, BK Shenton, SR Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Effects of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on perioperative human leukocyte antigen-DR expression on monocytes for oesophago-gastric cancer. Italian Society of Surgery, Rome, 2004.

 

F Di Franco, SR Preston. Oesophago-gastric cancer case presentation. Scottish and Northern Upper Gastrointestinal Society, Newcastle, 2004.

 

F Di Franco, S Robinson, SR Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. Conservative treatment versus oesophagectomy following iatrogenic perforation of oesophageal carcinoma. Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Cambridge, 2004.

 

JD Evans, F Di Franco, R Johnson, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin, SR Preston. Current urgent referral guidance to primary care teams (PCTS) fails many patients with early oesophago-gastric cancer. Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Cambridge, 2004.

 

S Robinson, F Di Franco, R Johnson, SR Preston, D Karat, N Hayes, SM Griffin. The significance of metastatic lymph node involvement in post-oesophagectomy survival: analysis of 367 patients. Association of Upper gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, Cambridge, 2004.

 

C Gerstenkorn, G Jackson., MA Mohamed, F Di Franco, DM Manas, D Talbot, EBV infection and outcome of PTLD in renal and allograft recipients. Scandinavian Transplantation, Helsinky, 2000.

 

C Gerstenkorn, F Di Franco, H Roberston, S Ali, KA Kirby, D Talbot. Contribution of Cytomegalovirus serology for long term graft survival in cadaveric kidney transplantation. British Transplantation Society, Cardiff, 2000.

 

F Di Franco, R Vecchio, A Stracqualursi, F Mosca, S Latteri. Role Hartmann's procedure in colo-rectal tumours. Sicilian Society of Surgery, Cefalù, 1997

 

 

Book chapters

 

F Di Franco, S Rawat, GR McLatchie. Diseases of liver, biliary tree and pancreas. In Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery, 3 edition. Editors: GR McLatchie and DJ Leaper - 2007, Oxford University Press.

 

F Di Franco, GR McLatchie. Anatomy for Surgeons. In Oxford Handbook of Operative Surgery, 2 editions. Editors: GR McLatchie and DJ Leaper - 2006, Oxford University Press.

 

F Di Franco, GR McLatchie. Hernias. In Oxford Handbook of Operative Surgery, 2 edition. Editors: GR McLatchie and DJ Leaper - 2006, Oxford University Press.

 

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Telephone: 01223 479024 | Fax: 01223 755125 | Email: Info@fdifranco.com

 

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