Albert M Wolthuis

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary laparoscopic treatment for bowel endometriosis
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 28:53-67. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrent symptoms after stapled haemorrhoidopexy and the impact on patient satisfaction after a minimum of 2 years follow-up
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 112:419-22. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sigmoid resection with transrectal specimen extraction: a systematic review
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Colorectal Dis 14:1183-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Outcomes for case-matched single-port colectomy are comparable with conventional laparoscopic colectomy
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, and Belgium Interuniversity Centre for Biostatistics and Statistical Bioinformatics, Leuven, Belgium
    Colorectal Dis 14:634-41. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Transanal single port access to facilitate distal rectal mobilization in laparoscopic rectal sleeve resection with hand-sewn coloanal anastomosis
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Tech Coloproctol 16:161-5. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sigmoid resection with transrectal specimen extraction: a novel technique for the treatment of bowel endometriosis
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 26:1348-55. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Early experience with elective single-port laparoscopic appendectomy and cholecystectomy in day-case surgery
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 111:315-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sigmoid resection with transrectal specimen extraction has a good short-term outcome
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Surg Endosc 25:2034-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Impact of interval between neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and TME for locally advanced rectal cancer on pathologic response and oncologic outcome
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2833-41. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Dynamic article: transanal rectal excision: a pilot study
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:105-9. 2014

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary laparoscopic treatment for bowel endometriosis
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 28:53-67. 2014
    ..Anastomotic complications occur around 1%. Long-term outcome after bowel resection for severe endometriosis is good with a pregnancy rate of 50%...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrent symptoms after stapled haemorrhoidopexy and the impact on patient satisfaction after a minimum of 2 years follow-up
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 112:419-22. 2012
    ..This study aims to assess the nature of recurrent symptoms and the impact on patient satisfaction after a minimum follow-up of two years in a group of patients who underwent stapled haemorrhoidopexy...
  3. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sigmoid resection with transrectal specimen extraction: a systematic review
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Colorectal Dis 14:1183-8. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Outcomes for case-matched single-port colectomy are comparable with conventional laparoscopic colectomy
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, and Belgium Interuniversity Centre for Biostatistics and Statistical Bioinformatics, Leuven, Belgium
    Colorectal Dis 14:634-41. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare early outcomes of single-port colectomy with those of conventional laparoscopic colectomy...
  5. doi request reprint Transanal single port access to facilitate distal rectal mobilization in laparoscopic rectal sleeve resection with hand-sewn coloanal anastomosis
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Tech Coloproctol 16:161-5. 2012
    ..The case of a 51-year-old woman suffering from a recurrent supralevator abscess is presented to illustrate the technique...
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sigmoid resection with transrectal specimen extraction: a novel technique for the treatment of bowel endometriosis
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Hum Reprod 26:1348-55. 2011
    ..We assessed post-operative outcome after a full laparoscopic sigmoid resection for bowel endometriosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early experience with elective single-port laparoscopic appendectomy and cholecystectomy in day-case surgery
    A M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 111:315-8. 2011
    ..We report our early experience and describe the learning curve for single-port laparoscopic appendectomy and cholecystectomy as a primer for more advanced single-port laparoscopic procedures...
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sigmoid resection with transrectal specimen extraction has a good short-term outcome
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Surg Endosc 25:2034-8. 2011
    ..A technique for transrectal specimen extraction is described, and the results of a pilot study concerning feasibility are presented...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of interval between neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and TME for locally advanced rectal cancer on pathologic response and oncologic outcome
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2833-41. 2012
    ..However, tumor regression is variable. This study aimed to evaluate whether the interval between neoadjuvant therapy and surgery had an impact on pathologic response and on surgical and oncologic outcome...
  10. doi request reprint Dynamic article: transanal rectal excision: a pilot study
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:105-9. 2014
    ..Laparoscopic total mesorectal excision can be difficult in a narrow pelvis. Transanal minimally invasive surgery allows the surgeon to mobilize the most distal part of the rectum by using a single port positioned in the anal canal...
  11. doi request reprint Intersphincteric proctectomy with end-colostomy for anorectal Crohn's disease results in early and severe proximal colonic recurrence
    Anthony de Buck van Overstraeten
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Leuven, Belgium
    J Crohns Colitis 7:e227-31. 2013
    ..Perianal Crohn's disease (CD) represents a more aggressive phenotype of inflammatory bowel disease and often coincides with proctocolitis. This study aims to assess the outcome of patients undergoing proctectomy with end-colostomy...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic colorectal surgery--SILS, robots, and NOTES]
    André D'Hoore
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Clinics Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgien
    Ugeskr Laeger 173:1041-4. 2011
    ..Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery aiming to reduce abdominal wall trauma is developing and bringing new technology. Combinations of laparoscopic and endoscopic techniques will expand future indications...
  13. doi request reprint Outcome standards for an organ preservation strategy in stage II and III rectal adenocarcinoma after neoadjuvant chemoradiation
    Albert M Wolthuis
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:684-90. 2011
    ..Tumor regression is variable, and this study was designed to evaluate the pathological response and impact on long-term disease control in responders and nonresponders...