G J Wetscher

Summary

Affiliation: Innsbruck Medical University
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. pmc Efficacy of medical therapy and antireflux surgery to prevent Barrett's metaplasia in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    G J Wetscher
    Department of Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Ann Surg 234:627-32. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial posterior (Toupet) fundoplication improves esophageal bolus propagation on scintigraphy
    H Wykypiel
    Department of General and Transplant Surgery, Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Surg Endosc 22:1845-51. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic partial posterior fundoplication with the DaVinci system: initial experiences and technical aspects
    H Wykypiel
    Department of General Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:411-6. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Barrett's esophagus in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Medical therapy or antireflux surgery?
    A Klaus
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Minerva Chir 57:397-402. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint The Nissen fundoplication: indication, technical aspects and postoperative outcome
    H Wykypiel
    Department of General and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 390:495-502. 2005

Collaborators

  • H Weiss
  • H Wykypiel
  • A Klaus
  • M Gadenstaetter
  • J Bodner
  • H Bonatti
  • B Hugl
  • K Glaser
  • P Klingler
  • T Schmid
  • E Bodner
  • G Muhlmann
  • W Kirchmayr

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Efficacy of medical therapy and antireflux surgery to prevent Barrett's metaplasia in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    G J Wetscher
    Department of Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Ann Surg 234:627-32. 2001
    ..To investigate whether Barrett's metaplasia may develop despite effective medical therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial posterior (Toupet) fundoplication improves esophageal bolus propagation on scintigraphy
    H Wykypiel
    Department of General and Transplant Surgery, Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Surg Endosc 22:1845-51. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication (NF), laparoscopic partial posterior (Toupet) fundoplication (PPF) or medical therapy on esophageal clearance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic partial posterior fundoplication with the DaVinci system: initial experiences and technical aspects
    H Wykypiel
    Department of General Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:411-6. 2003
    ..This pilot study evaluated the role of the DaVinci operation robot for laparoscopic antireflux surgery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Barrett's esophagus in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Medical therapy or antireflux surgery?
    A Klaus
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Minerva Chir 57:397-402. 2002
    ..Surgery should be considered in all Barrett's patients especially in young patients, patients with large hiatal hernia, increasing drug doses or noncompliance to medical therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Nissen fundoplication: indication, technical aspects and postoperative outcome
    H Wykypiel
    Department of General and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 390:495-502. 2005
    ..Medical therapy often fails, due to the complex pathophysiology of GERD. Surgery can cure the disease, since it is able to restore the anti-reflux barrier. It improves quality of life and prevents carcinogenesis...