Tan To Cheung

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Publications

  1. pmc Long term survival analysis of hepatectomy for neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:524045. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Improved anterior hepatic transection for isolated hepatocellular carcinoma in the caudate
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 13:219-22. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Rapid measurement of indocyanine green retention by pulse spectrophotometry: a validation study in 70 patients with Child-Pugh A cirrhosis before hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:267-71. 2012
  4. doi request reprint 11C-acetate and 18F-FDG PET/CT for clinical staging and selection of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma for liver transplantation on the basis of Milan criteria: surgeon's perspective
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Nucl Med 54:192-200. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Can positron emission tomography with the dual tracers [11 C]acetate and [18 F]fludeoxyglucose predict microvascular invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma?
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Transpl 17:1218-25. 2011
  6. pmc Survival analysis of high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation in patients with small hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    HPB (Oxford) 15:567-73. 2013
  7. pmc Combined resection and radiofrequency ablation for multifocal hepatocellular carcinoma: prognosis and outcomes
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:3056-62. 2010
  8. pmc A case of laparoscopic hepatectomy for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:526-30. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound ablation as a bridging therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma patients awaiting liver transplantation
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:542-4. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Long-term survival analysis of pure laparoscopic versus open hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis: a single-center experience
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 257:506-11. 2013

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  1. pmc Long term survival analysis of hepatectomy for neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:524045. 2014
    ..In this study we aim to investigate the outcome of liver resection in neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases (NELM)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improved anterior hepatic transection for isolated hepatocellular carcinoma in the caudate
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 13:219-22. 2014
    ..Isolated caudate lobectomy, which is a very difficult operation, is thus an alternative option...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rapid measurement of indocyanine green retention by pulse spectrophotometry: a validation study in 70 patients with Child-Pugh A cirrhosis before hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:267-71. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint 11C-acetate and 18F-FDG PET/CT for clinical staging and selection of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma for liver transplantation on the basis of Milan criteria: surgeon's perspective
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Nucl Med 54:192-200. 2013
    ..We aimed to compare dual-tracer ((11)C-acetate and (18)F-FDG) PET/CT with contrast CT for patient selection on the basis of the Milan criteria...
  5. doi request reprint Can positron emission tomography with the dual tracers [11 C]acetate and [18 F]fludeoxyglucose predict microvascular invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma?
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Transpl 17:1218-25. 2011
    ..Preoperative [(18) F]FDG PET may predict microvascular invasion. The addition of [(11) C]acetate improves the overall sensitivity of PET, but it has no incremental value in predicting microvascular invasion...
  6. pmc Survival analysis of high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation in patients with small hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    HPB (Oxford) 15:567-73. 2013
    ..At present, data on the treatment's long-term outcome are limited. This study analysed the survival outcome of HIFU ablation for HCCs smaller than 3 cm...
  7. pmc Combined resection and radiofrequency ablation for multifocal hepatocellular carcinoma: prognosis and outcomes
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:3056-62. 2010
    ..To analyze the combined treatment of resection and intraoperative radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for multifocal hepatocellular carcinoma in terms of prognosis and surgical outcomes...
  8. pmc A case of laparoscopic hepatectomy for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:526-30. 2010
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  9. ncbi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound ablation as a bridging therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma patients awaiting liver transplantation
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:542-4. 2012
    ..The ablation was successful. Blood tests showed that his liver function was similar before and after the treatment. No adhesion was encountered in the liver transplantation performed six months later...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term survival analysis of pure laparoscopic versus open hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis: a single-center experience
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 257:506-11. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the survival outcome of laparoscopic liver resection versus open liver resection...
  11. pmc Tolerance of high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    World J Surg 36:2420-7. 2012
    ..We analyzed HCC patients who had undergone HIFU ablation and determined the lower limit of liver function and other patient factors with which HCC patients can tolerate this treatment modality...
  12. ncbi request reprint Survival outcomes of right-lobe living donor liver transplantation for patients with high Model for End-stage Liver Disease scores
    Kenneth Sh Chok
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:256-62. 2013
    ..This study tried to determine whether a high MELD score would result in inferior outcomes of right-lobe LDLT...
  13. doi request reprint Oral nucleoside/nucleotide analogs without hepatitis B immune globulin after liver transplantation for hepatitis B
    James Fung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Gastroenterol 108:942-8. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine the long-term outcomes from a large population of chronic hepatitis B (CHB) liver transplant recipients using oral antiviral therapy alone...
  14. doi request reprint The use of single-agent sorafenib in the treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma patients with underlying Child-Pugh B liver cirrhosis: a retrospective analysis of efficacy, safety, and survival benefits
    Joanne Chiu
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cancer 118:5293-301. 2012
    ..This study explored the efficacy, tolerability, and survival benefits of using sorafenib in patients with Child-Pugh class B (CPB) cirrhosis...
  15. doi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound for hepatocellular carcinoma: a single-center experience
    Kelvin K C Ng
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 253:981-7. 2011
    ..This study aims to evaluate the outcome of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) treated by high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) in a single tertiary referral center...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment strategy for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma: salvage transplantation, repeated resection, or radiofrequency ablation?
    Albert C Y Chan
    Division of HepatoBiliary and Pancreatic surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Transpl 19:411-9. 2013
    ..001). In conclusion, SLT is an efficacious treatment for patients with recurrent HCC and should be considered when RR is not feasible...
  17. pmc Use of liver stiffness measurement for liver resection surgery: correlation with indocyanine green clearance testing and post-operative outcome
    James Fung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e72306. 2013
    ..Liver stiffness measurement (LSM) using transient elastography has recently become available for the assessment of liver fibrosis. Whether LSM can predict the functional liver reserve in patients undergoing liver resection is not certain...
  18. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study on risk factors associated with failed endoscopic treatment of biliary anastomotic stricture after right-lobe living donor liver transplantation with duct-to-duct anastomosis
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China State Key Laboratory for Liver Research, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 259:767-72. 2014
    ..This aim of this study is to determine the risk factors in failed endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERC)...
  19. pmc High-intensity focused ultrasound ablation: an effective bridging therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma patients
    Tan To Cheung
    Tan To Cheung, Sheung Tat Fan, See Ching Chan, Kenneth SH Chok, Albert CY Chan, William W Sharr, Simon HY Tsang, Wing Chiu Dai, Ronnie TP Poon, Chung Mau Lo, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 19:3083-9. 2013
    ..To analyze whether high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) ablation is an effective bridging therapy for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  20. pmc Evaluation of the seventh edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer tumour-node-metastasis (TNM) staging system for patients undergoing curative resection of hepatocellular carcinoma: implications for the development of a refined staging system
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    HPB (Oxford) 15:439-48. 2013
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  21. ncbi request reprint The impact of family history of hepatocellular carcinoma on its patients' survival
    Wing Chiu Dai
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:160-4. 2012
    ..Family history of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has been identified as a risk factor for the development of the disease. The aim of this study is to evaluate the impact of such a history on HCC patients' survival...
  22. pmc Survival analysis of re-resection versus radiofrequency ablation for intrahepatic recurrence after hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, L454, China
    World J Surg 36:151-6. 2012
    ..Re-resection and radiofrequency ablation (RFA) are good options for treating recurrent HCC. This study compared the efficacy of these two modalities in the treatment of intrahepatic HCC recurrence after hepatectomy...
  23. pmc Late recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, SAR, People s Republic of China
    World J Surg 35:2058-62. 2011
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Incomplete ablation after radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma: analysis of risk factors and prognostic factors
    Vincent Wai To Lam
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:782-90. 2008
    ..Complete ablation rates after a single session of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) vary from 48% to 97%. Limited data are available regarding risk factors and prognostic significance of incomplete ablation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Radiological prognosticators of hepatocellular carcinoma treated by hepatectomy
    Kevin K W Chu
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:612-7. 2012
    ..This study aimed to identify preoperative radiological features of HCC that may be of prognostic significance in hepatectomy...
  26. doi request reprint Single-centre experience of liver transplantation for familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy of non-Val30Met variants in Chinese patients
    Wing Chiu Dai
    Department of Surgery, Hong Kong, China
    Amyloid 19:33-6. 2012
    ..To review our experience of liver transplantation (LT) for patients with non-Val30Met familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy (FAP) and patients receiving FAP livers...
  27. doi request reprint Outcomes of living donor liver transplantation for patients with preoperative type 1 hepatorenal syndrome and acute hepatic decompensation
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Transpl 18:779-85. 2012
    ..However, their 5-year overall survival rate was still nearly 80%, which is satisfactory. Therefore, LDLT can be considered for patients who have acute hepatic decompensation with or without HRS...
  28. pmc The outcomes and safety of single-agent sorafenib in the treatment of elderly patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)
    Hilda Wong
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Oncologist 16:1721-8. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate and compare the efficacy and tolerability of single-agent sorafenib in treating elderly patients with advanced HCC versus the younger population...
  29. doi request reprint Risk factors and prognostic factors of local recurrence after radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Vincent Wai To Lam
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, The University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China Cancer Institute, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Coll Surg 207:20-9. 2008
    ..Local recurrence rates after radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) vary from 2% to 36% in the literature. Limited data were available about the prognostic significance of local recurrence...
  30. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of side-to-side conversion hepaticojejunostomy for biliary anastomotic stricture after right-liver living donor liver transplantation
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:42-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the outcomes of side-to-side hepaticojejunostomy with those of end-to-side hepaticojejunostomy...
  31. doi request reprint Tolerance of radiofrequency ablation by patients of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:655-60. 2009
    ..In this study, we analyzed results from use of RFA on HCC patients and determined the lower limit of liver function with which HCC patients can tolerate RFA...
  32. doi request reprint Survival analysis of high-intensity focused ultrasound therapy versus radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 257:686-92. 2013
    ..To evaluate our preliminary experience of high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  33. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: the Hong Kong experience
    Kelvin K Ng
    Department of Surgery, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 17:548-54. 2010
    ..It is particularly true that LDLT provides the only hope for patients with advanced HCC under the constricting problem of organ shortage...
  34. ncbi request reprint Modulation of graft vascular inflow guided by flowmetry and manometry in liver transplantation
    See Ching Chan
    Department of Surgery, State Key Laboratory for Liver Research, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 10:649-56. 2011
    ..Boosting of portal inflow by shunt ligation can be guided by transonic flowmetry, whereas muting of portal inflow by splenic artery ligation can be monitored by portal electronic manometry...
  35. ncbi request reprint Survival analysis of high-intensity focused ultrasound therapy vs. transarterial chemoembolization for unresectable hepatocellular carcinomas
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Int 34:e136-43. 2014
    ..This study was to analyse its outcome compared to that of transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Retrohepatic vena cava deroofing in living donor liver transplantation for caudate hepatocellular carcinoma
    See Ching Chan
    Department of Surgery State Key Laboratory for Liver Research, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:552-5. 2013
    ..Using this technique, we observed the no-touch technique in tumor removal, hence minimizing the chance of positive resection margin as well as the chance of shedding of tumor cells during manipulation in operation. ..
  37. pmc Management of spontaneously ruptured hepatocellular carcinomas in the radiofrequency ablation era
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    PLoS ONE 9:e94453. 2014
    ..This study investigated the prognosis and outcome of spontaneous rupture of HCC as well as the results of using RFA for hemostasis...
  38. doi request reprint Entecavir monotherapy is effective in suppressing hepatitis B virus after liver transplantation
    James Fung
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Gastroenterology 141:1212-9. 2011
    ..We investigated the efficacy of entecavir, a cyclopentyl guanosine nucleoside analogue, as monoprophylaxis in patients with chronic hepatitis B who received a liver transplant...
  39. doi request reprint Bile duct anastomotic stricture after adult-to-adult right lobe living donor liver transplantation
    Kenneth Siu Ho Chok
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Transpl 17:47-52. 2011
    ..In conclusion, BAS remains common after ARLDLT regardless of DDA or HJ. The graft cold ischemia time and postoperative acute cellular rejection are significantly associated with postoperative BAS...
  40. doi request reprint An update on long-term outcome of curative hepatic resection for hepatocholangiocarcinoma
    Kenneth Siu Ho Chok
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China
    World J Surg 33:1916-21. 2009
    ..Results from the Eastern and Western literature have been conflicting and no conclusions can be drawn. The aim of the present study was to review the long-term outcome of curative hepatectomy for HCC-CC...
  41. pmc Outcomes of central bisectionectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Thomas K Gallagher
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    HPB (Oxford) 15:529-34. 2013
    ..This study reviews a cohort of patients who underwent this procedure; outlines the indications, optimal operative technique as well as both short- and long-term outcomes...
  42. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of radiofrequency ablation for periductal hepatocellular carcinoma with intraductal cooling of the central bile duct
    Vincent Wai To Lam
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Am Coll Surg 207:e1-5. 2008
  43. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of low-dose thalidomide as first-line systemic treatment of patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
    Thomas Yau
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Oncology 72:67-71. 2007
    ..Thalidomide is an anti-neoplastic agent with anti-angiogenic and other mechanisms of action. We aim to evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of low-dose (100 mg) thalidomide as the first-line treatment of advanced HCC...
  44. doi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic versus open hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 83:847-52. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the survival outcome of laparoscopic liver resection with open liver resection for colorectal metastases...
  45. doi request reprint Results of percutaneous transhepatic cholecystostomy for high surgical risk patients with acute cholecystitis
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Centre for the Study of Liver Disease and Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 80:280-3. 2010
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of percutaneous transhepatic cholecystostomy (PTC) in treatment for acute cholecystitis in high surgical risk patients...
  46. doi request reprint Phase 2 open-label study of single-agent sorafenib in treating advanced hepatocellular carcinoma in a hepatitis B-endemic Asian population: presence of lung metastasis predicts poor response
    Thomas Yau
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Cancer 115:428-36. 2009
    ..The current study was a phase 2 open-label study to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of single-agent sorafenib in the treatment of advanced HCC patients in a hepatitis B-endemic Asian population...
  47. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open liver resection for elderly patients with malignant liver tumors: a single-center experience
    Albert C Y Chan
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 29:1279-83. 2014
    ..However, it remains unclear if these short-term benefits could also be applicable to elderly patients with medical comorbidities...
  48. ncbi request reprint Perpetuating proficiency in donor right hepatectomy for living donor liver transplantation
    See Ching Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China State Key Laboratory for Liver Research, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China Electronic address
    Asian J Surg 37:65-72. 2014
    ..In this study, the surgical outcomes of DRH performed by newer surgeons at an established center were studied to assess the transferability of the techniques of this standardized procedure...
  49. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of laparoscopic re-resection for patients with recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma
    Albert C Y Chan
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    World J Surg 38:1141-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to review our experience of laparoscopic re-resection in patients with postoperative tumor recurrence...
  50. doi request reprint Surgical outcomes in hepatocellular carcinoma patients with portal vein tumor thrombosis
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China
    World J Surg 38:490-6. 2014
    ..Different approaches to surgical treatment of portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) have been advocated. This study investigated the outcomes of different surgical approaches in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients with PVTT...
  51. ncbi request reprint Technical note on complete excision of choledochal cysts
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 12:218-21. 2013
    ..However, incomplete excision of choledochal cysts may also cause problems...
  52. ncbi request reprint [18F]fluoroacetate positron emission tomography for hepatocellular carcinoma and metastases: an alternative tracer for [11C]acetate?
    Chi lai Ho
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Mol Imaging 11:229-39. 2012
    ..These were different from the results reported on other species. [18F]FAC may not be a potential alternative tracer for [11C]ACT in PET/CT evaluation of HCC in human subjects...
  53. doi request reprint Update on yttrium-90-based radio-embolization for treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Raymond Wai Man Kan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 82:505-9. 2012
    ..Catheter-based intra-arterial therapies provided effective tumour control for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma without distant metastasis. There was a renewed interest in the advancement of yttrium-90 radio-embolization...
  54. pmc Synchronous resections of primary colorectal tumor and liver metastasis by laparoscopic approach
    Tan To Cheung
    Tan To Cheung, Ronnie Tung Ping Poon, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    World J Hepatol 5:298-301. 2013
    ..Recent evidence has shown that this new approach is a safe alternative with a shorter hospital stay. Large scale randomized controlled trials are needed to demonstrate the effectiveness of this minimally invasive approach. ..