Ann Surg 2018 02;267(2):e39
Department of General Surgery, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, Greater Glasgow and Clyde NHS Trust, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
J Biomech 2021 Sep 4;127:110709. Epub 2021 Sep 4.
Yongkang Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, Jinhua 321300, Zhejiang, China. Electronic address:
Clin Nutr 2021 Sep 14;40(10):5336-5338. Epub 2021 Sep 14.
Sciences Applied to Adult Health Care Post-Graduate Programme, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) Belo Horizonte, Brazil; Outpatient Clinic of Viral Hepatitis, Instituto Alfa de Gastroenterologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Brazil; Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Electronic address:
Lancet 2021 Sep 17. Epub 2021 Sep 17.
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, PR China; Chinese Academy of Engineering, Beijing, PR China.
Hepatology 2021 Sep 20. Epub 2021 Sep 20.
Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University Medical School, United States.
Vartak et al's recent publicatioin reviews their previous provocative data that water flow into the bile canaliculus is not in response to an osmotic gradient, as initially proposed by Sperber. However their technique, photoactivation of a non-fluorescent precursor of fluorescein, has not been validated. In contrast, a similar technique, enzymatic activation of a non-fluorescent precursor of fluorescein supported the concept of osmotically generated canalicular water flow and confirmed that peristalsis also participates in the flow of fluid from the canaliculi into the duct system as originally described by Philips. Read More
Clin Orthop Relat Res 2021 Sep 20. Epub 2021 Sep 20.
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Chair of the Department of Surgery, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA.