Albert C Y Chan

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi 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
  3. 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
  4. doi request reprint Impact of antiviral therapy on the survival of patients after major hepatectomy for hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    Arch Surg 146:675-81. 2011
  5. pmc Technical considerations for radical resection of a primary leiomyosarcoma of the vena cava
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    HPB (Oxford) 14:565-8. 2012
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications44

  1. 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
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  2. doi 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...
  3. 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...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of antiviral therapy on the survival of patients after major hepatectomy for hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    Arch Surg 146:675-81. 2011
    ..To assess whether commencement of antiviral therapy after hepatectomy improves the prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in preoperatively antiviral-naive patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection...
  5. pmc Technical considerations for radical resection of a primary leiomyosarcoma of the vena cava
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, China
    HPB (Oxford) 14:565-8. 2012
    ..Multi-visceral resection is often indicated by extensive tumour involvement. This report describes the technical challenges encountered during resection of a retrohepatic IVC leiomyosarcoma...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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)...
  12. 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...
  13. doi 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)...
  14. doi request reprint Wait and transplant for stage 2 hepatocellular carcinoma with deceased-donor liver grafts
    See Ching Chan
    1 Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China 2 State Key Laboratory for Liver Research, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China 3 Address correspondence to Prof See Ching Chan, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Transplantation 96:995-9. 2013
    ..Two points are added every 3 months if their disease remains at stage 2 or below. This study evaluated patient and tumor characteristics as well as surgical and short-term outcomes of DDLT in these patients...
  15. 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...
  16. 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)...
  17. 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...
  18. pmc Radiofrequency ablation versus transarterial chemoembolization for unresectable solitary hepatocellular carcinomas sized 5-8 cm
    Wing Chiu Dai
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    HPB (Oxford) 17:226-31. 2015
    ..This retrospective review was conducted to compare the efficacy of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) with that of transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) in treating large (5-8 cm) unresectable solitary hepatocellular carcinomas (HCCs)...
  19. doi request reprint Pilot study of high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation as a bridging therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma patients wait-listed for liver transplantation
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Liver Transpl 20:912-21. 2014
    ..Its adoption increased the percentage of patients receiving bridging therapy from 39.2% to 80.4%. A randomized controlled trial for further validation of its efficacy is warranted...
  20. pmc Good longterm survival after primary living donor liver transplantation for solitary hepatocellular carcinomas up to 8 cm in diameter
    Wing Chiu Dai
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    HPB (Oxford) 16:749-57. 2014
    ..This retrospective study was conducted to compare survival outcomes in patients treated with either modality for solitary HCC measuring ≤8 cm in diameter...
  21. 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. ..
  22. doi 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)...
  23. 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...
  24. 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
    ....
  25. pmc Outcomes of hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma with bile duct tumour thrombus
    Tiffany C L Wong
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    HPB (Oxford) 17:401-8. 2015
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with bile duct tumour thrombus (BDTT) is rare. The aim of the present study was to determine the prognosis of HCC with BDTT after a hepatectomy...
  26. pmc Pancreaticoduodenectomy with vascular reconstruction for adenocarcinoma of the pancreas with borderline resectability
    Tan To Cheung
    Tan To Cheung, Ronnie TP Poon, Kenneth SH Chok, Albert CY Chan, Simon HY Tsang, Wing Chiu Dai, See Ching Chan, Sheung Tat Fan, Chung Mau Lo, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 20:17448-55. 2014
    ..To analyze whether pancreaticoduodenectomy with simultaneous resection of tumor-involved vessels is a safe approach with acceptable patient survival...
  27. 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...
  28. doi request reprint Changing paradigm in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma improves the survival benefit of early detection by screening
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 247:666-73. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of improved surgical management of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) on the survival of patients with screened HCC...
  29. 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...
  30. doi request reprint Analysis of long-term survival after hepatectomy for isolated liver metastasis of gastrointestinal stromal tumour
    Tan To Cheung
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 84:827-31. 2014
    ..In the treatment of liver metastasis of gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST), the role of hepatectomy is controversial. This study tried to identify such role by investigating the immediate and long-term surgical outcomes...
  31. doi request reprint Survival outcome of re-resection for recurrent liver metastases of colorectal cancer: a retrospective study
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 84:545-9. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether re-resection can achieve a good survival outcome in the treatment of recurrent liver metastases of colorectal cancer...
  32. doi request reprint Transplantation of a 2-year-old deceased-donor liver to a 61-year-old male recipient
    Wing Chiu Dai
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Asian J Surg 38:113-6. 2015
    ..This again proves that the definition of a "suitable graft" evolves with time and experience. ..
  33. doi request reprint Retransplantation using living-donor right-liver grafts
    Wing Chiu Dai
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 21:579-84. 2014
    ..This study reviews the outcomes of retransplantation using living-donor right-liver grafts...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. doi request reprint Treatment strategy to improve long-term survival for hepatocellular carcinoma smaller than 5 cm: major hepatectomy vs minor hepatectomy
    Tiffany Cho Lam Wong
    Department of Surgery Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong S A R, China
    World J Surg 38:2386-94. 2014
    ..The extent of hepatectomy for solitary hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) <5 cm is controversial...
  37. doi 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...
  38. doi 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...
  39. 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)...
  40. 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...
  41. ncbi request reprint Life made easy: simplifying reconstruction for dual portal veins in adult right lobe live donor liver transplantation
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 9:547-9. 2010
    ..We hereby report our method of using a recipient portal vein patch after venoplasty for reconstruction in a right lobe graft with separate anterior and posterior portal vein branches...
  42. ncbi request reprint Implications for management of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in adult-to-adult live donor liver transplantation
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, Centre for the Study of Liver Disease, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Int 27:81-5. 2007
    ..Hepatotoxicity of antituberculous agents and hazardous drug interaction with immunosuppressants may render the graft more susceptible to injury...
  43. doi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: surveillance CT schedule after hepatectomy based on risk stratification
    Dan Liu
    From the Departments of Diagnostic Radiology D L, P L K and Surgery A C Y C, R T P P, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong and School of Nursing, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong D Y T F
    Radiology 274:133-40. 2015
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Impact of conversion on the long-term outcome in laparoscopic resection of colorectal cancer
    Albert C Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Pokfulam Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Surg Endosc 22:2625-30. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the impact of conversion on the operative outcome and survival of patients who underwent laparoscopic resection for colorectal malignancy...