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Adequate lymphadenectomy in patients with oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma: resecting the minimal number of lymph node stations

Jun Peng, Wen-Ping Wang, Yong Yuan, Zhi-Qiang Wang, Yun Wang and Long-Qi Chen.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology. 3485 words.

OBJECTIVES

The seventh edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) tumour-node-metastasis (TNM) staging system for oesophageal cancer did not...

Anastomotic leak and stricture after hand-sewn versus linear-stapled intrathoracic oesophagogastric anastomosis: single-centre analysis of 415 oesophagectomies

Tomas Harustiak, Alexandr Pazdro, Martin Snajdauf, Alan Stolz and Robert Lischke.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology; Anatomy. 6930 words.

OBJECTIVES

There seems to be a decreased anastomotic leak rate and a late stricture formation after linear-stapled (LS) cervical oesophagogastric anastomosis...

Anastomotic leakage post-esophagogastrectomy for esophageal carcinoma: retrospective analysis of predictive factors, management and influence on longterm survival in a high volume centre

M. Junemann-Ramirez, M.Y. Awan, Z.M. Khan and J.S. Rahamim.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Anatomy; Surgical Oncology. 2395 words.

Objective: Anastomotic leak post-gastro-esophagectomy for esophageal carcinoma remains an important issue in immediate as well as late morbidity and mortality. Several...

Benign intramural schwannoma of the oesophagus: a diagnostic pitfall

Sean C.A. Hughes, Mary Sheppard and Peter Goldstraw.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 1196 words.

A 33-year-old man underwent resection of a benign intramural schwannoma of the oesophagus. Similar clinicopathological and immunohistological features prompted a review of an earlier case...

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Clinical predictors of early cancer-related mortality following neoadjuvant therapy and oesophagectomy

Brendon M. Stiles, Gregory G. Salzler, Abu Nasar, Subroto Paul, Paul C. Lee, Jeffrey L. Port and Nasser K. Altorki.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgical Oncology. 4474 words.

OBJECTIVES

Although oesophagectomy can be curative for patients with oesophageal cancer (OC), it may be associated with high morbidity and decreased quality...

Clinicopathologic characteristics and survival of patients with clinical Stage I squamous cell carcinomas of the thoracic esophagus treated with three-field lymph node dissection

Hiroyasu Igaki, Hoichi Kato, Yuji Tachimori, Hiroyuki Daiko, Masahide Fukaya, Satoshi Yajima and Yukihiro Nakanishi.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 2785 words.

Objective: Clinicopathologic characteristics and survival rates of patients with clinical Stage I tumors treated with three-field lymph node dissection have not been well...

Colorectal Surgery

Edited by Graham J MacKay, Helen R Dorrance, Richard G Molloy and Patrick J O'Dwyer.

September 2010; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Colorectal Surgery; Preclinical Medicine; Communication Skills; Gastroenterology; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Peri-operative Care; Surgical Skills. 632 pages.

This is an essential revision tool for general surgical trainees preparing for the FRCS examination, and in particular those declaring colorectal surgery as an area of special interest.

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A combined small cell carcinoma of the lung containing three components: small cell, spindle cell and squamous cell carcinoma, revisited

Mohamed Fouad Ismail, Abed A. Mowafy and Sersar I. Sameh.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Gastroenterology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Surgical Oncology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 494 words.

Comparison of influence of esophageal carcinoma operations on pulmonary function

Jian Hu, Renyuan Li, Li Sun and Yiming Ni.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 1490 words.

Objective: To study the change of pulmonary function after three kinds of esophageal carcinoma operations. Methods: Esophageal carcinoma operations were performed on 60...

Comparison of manual and mechanical cervical esophagogastric anastomosis after esophageal resection for squamous cell carcinoma: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Hsao-Hsun Hsu, Jin-Shing Chen, Pei-Ming Huang, Jang-Ming Lee and Yung-Chie Lee.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Anatomy; Surgical Oncology. 2898 words.

Objective: The use of a circular stapler in cervical esophagogastric anastomosis remains controversial. This study was to compare the postoperative and long-term results of...

Comparison of outcomes following end-to-end hand-sewn and mechanical oesophagogastric anastomosis after oesophagectomy for carcinoma: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Quan-Xing Liu, Yuan Qiu, Xu-Feng Deng, Jia-Xin Min and Ji-Gang Dai.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Anatomy; Surgical Oncology. 3710 words.

OBJECTIVES

The effects of the use of the stapler or hand-sewn method in oesophagogastric anastomosis on postoperative morbidity, mortality and quality of...

Complete mechanical cervical anastomosis using a narrow gastric tube after esophagectomy for cancer

Tiziano De Giacomo, Federico Francioni, Federico Venuta, Paolo Trentino, Marco Moretti, Erino A. Rendina and Giorgio F. Coloni.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 2025 words.

Objective: Fibrous stenosis of the esophagogastric cervical anastomosis remains a significant complication occurring in up to one-third of cases. Trying to reduce the incidence...

Complications following recurrent laryngeal nerve lymph node dissection in oesophageal cancer surgery

Yusuke Taniyama, Go Miyata, Takashi Kamei, Toru Nakano, Shigeo Abe, Kazunori Katsura, Tadashi Sakurai, Jin Teshima, Makoto Hikage and Norikaki Ohuchi.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

January 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3819 words.

OBJECTIVES

The recurrent laryngeal nerve lymph node is one of the most common metastatic sites in oesophageal cancer, and dissection of this lymph node is...

Conservative management of iatrogenic oesophageal perforations — a viable option

Shafqat Hasan, Ali N.A. Jilaihawi and Dhruva Prakash.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 2795 words.

Objective: Iatrogenic Oesophageal perforations are a dreaded complication and there is no consensus as to their best management. The aim of our study was to assess the results...

Does high body mass index have any impact on survival of patients undergoing oesophagectomy for oesophageal cancer?

Han-Yu Deng, Chang-Long Qin, Xiao-Ming Qiu and Qinghua Zhou.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology. 1625 words.

Abstract

A best evidence topic in thoracic surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was ‘Does high body mass index (BMI)...

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Does minimally invasive oesophagectomy provide a benefit in hospital length of stay when compared with open oesophagectomy?

Paul Rodham, Jonathan A. Batty, Philip J. McElnay and Arul Immanuel.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology. 3371 words.

A best evidence topic in thoracic surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was: ‘in patients undergoing oesophagectomy, does a minimally invasive...

Does tumour location influence postoperative long-term survival in patients with oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma?

Hui Shi, Kun Zhang, Zhong-Xi Niu, Wen-Ping Wang, Qiang Gao and Long-Qi Chen.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 4389 words.

OBJECTIVES

The seventh edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) staging system introduced tumour location for the first time as an...

Early oral feeding following thoracolaparoscopic oesophagectomy for oesophageal cancer

Hai-bo Sun, Xian-ben Liu, Rui-xiang Zhang, Zong-fei Wang, Jian-jun Qin, Ming Yan, Bao-xing Liu, Xiu-feng Wei, Chang-sen Leng, Jun-wei Zhu, Yong-kui Yu, Hao-miao Li, Jun Zhang and Yin Li.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2015; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 4610 words.

OBJECTIVES

Nil-by-mouth with enteral tube feeding is widely practised for several days after resection and reconstruction of oesophageal cancer. This study...

The effect of age on the outcome of surgical treatment for carcinoma of the oesophagus and gastric cardia

J.S. Rahamim, G.J. Murphy, Y. Awan and M. Junemann-Ramirez.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 3027 words.

Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the effect of age on the outcome of surgical treatment for carcinoma of the oesophagus and gastric cardia. Methods: From 1979 to...

The effectiveness of high dependency unit in the management of high risk thoracic surgical cases

Shilajit Ghosh, Richard S. Steyn, Joseph F.K. Marzouk, Frank J. Collins and Palababu B. Rajesh.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 1719 words.

Objective: To assess the effectiveness of high dependency unit (HDU) in the management of high-risk thoracic surgical cases at a single dedicated thoracic surgical unit. Introd...