Wai Lun Law

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Affiliation: University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary retention after haemorrhoidectomy: Impact of stapled haemorrhoidectomy
    Barbara Chik
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong SAR
    Asian J Surg 29:233-7. 2006
  2. pmc Impact of laparoscopic resection for colorectal cancer on operative outcomes and survival
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg 245:1-7. 2007
  3. pmc Anterior resection for rectal cancer with mesorectal excision: a prospective evaluation of 622 patients
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg 240:260-8. 2004
  4. pmc The optimal number of lymph nodes examined in stage II colorectal cancer and its impact of on outcomes
    Hok Kwok Choi
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    BMC Cancer 10:267. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Anastomotic leakage is associated with poor long-term outcome in patients after curative colorectal resection for malignancy
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:8-15. 2007
  6. pmc Survival following laparoscopic versus open resection for colorectal cancer
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:1077-85. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of surgery for mid and distal rectal cancer in the elderly
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    World J Surg 30:598-604. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic colectomy for obstructing sigmoid cancer with prior insertion of an expandable metallic stent
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:29-32. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Small bowel obstruction following low anterior resection: the impact of diversion ileostomy
    Jensen T C Poon
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:250-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of resection of stage IV rectal cancer with mesorectal excision
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong
    J Surg Oncol 93:523-8. 2006

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Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary retention after haemorrhoidectomy: Impact of stapled haemorrhoidectomy
    Barbara Chik
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong SAR
    Asian J Surg 29:233-7. 2006
    ..This study aimed to compare the incidence of urinary retention in patients treated with SH with those treated with conventional haemorrhoidectomy (CH)...
  2. pmc Impact of laparoscopic resection for colorectal cancer on operative outcomes and survival
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg 245:1-7. 2007
    ..Comparison of colectomy in 2 consecutive periods (period 1: January 1996-May 2000; period 2: June 2000-December 2004), with laparoscopic surgery being a surgical option in period 2, was also performed...
  3. pmc Anterior resection for rectal cancer with mesorectal excision: a prospective evaluation of 622 patients
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg 240:260-8. 2004
    ..Risk factors for local recurrence and survival were also analyzed...
  4. pmc The optimal number of lymph nodes examined in stage II colorectal cancer and its impact of on outcomes
    Hok Kwok Choi
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    BMC Cancer 10:267. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the impact of the number of lymph nodes examined on survival of patients with stage II colorectal cancer and to determine the optimal number of lymph nodes that should be examined...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anastomotic leakage is associated with poor long-term outcome in patients after curative colorectal resection for malignancy
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:8-15. 2007
    ..Efforts should be undertaken to avoid this complication to improve the long-term outcome...
  6. pmc Survival following laparoscopic versus open resection for colorectal cancer
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:1077-85. 2012
    ..This study aimed to compare the overall and disease specific survivals of patients who underwent laparoscopic and open resection of colorectal cancer in a high volume tertiary center...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of surgery for mid and distal rectal cancer in the elderly
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    World J Surg 30:598-604. 2006
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the surgical strategies, operative results, and oncological outcomes of elderly patients who underwent curative resection for mid and distal rectal cancer. Comparison was made with patients of younger age...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic colectomy for obstructing sigmoid cancer with prior insertion of an expandable metallic stent
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:29-32. 2004
    ..The metallic stent successfully relieved the intestinal obstruction, and laparoscopic anterior resection was performed subsequently. The use of this approach in the management of patients with obstructing colorectal cancer is discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Small bowel obstruction following low anterior resection: the impact of diversion ileostomy
    Jensen T C Poon
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:250-5. 2004
    ..The factors that might affect the incidences of small bowel obstruction were analysed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of resection of stage IV rectal cancer with mesorectal excision
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong
    J Surg Oncol 93:523-8. 2006
    ..This study aims to evaluate the results of resection of rectal cancer in the patients with stage IV disease and to analyze the factors that might affect the survival of these patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint The impact of postoperative complications on long-term outcomes following curative resection for colorectal cancer
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2559-66. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate the impact of postoperative complications on long-term survival and disease recurrence in patients who underwent curative resection for colorectal cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic and open anterior resection for upper and mid rectal cancer: an evaluation of outcomes
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1108-15. 2006
    ..This study was designed to compare the outcomes of laparoscopic anterior resection with open operation for mid and upper rectal cancer...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic resection for colorectal cancer in patients with high operative risk
    Jensen T C Poon
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1884-90. 2011
    ..This study investigated the impact of laparoscopic colorectal cancer resection for patients with high operative risk, which was defined as American Society of Anesthesiologist classes 3 and 4...
  15. ncbi request reprint Self-expanding metallic stent as a bridge to surgery versus emergency resection for obstructing left-sided colorectal cancer: a case-matched study
    Ka Chun Ng
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:798-803. 2006
    ..The wider application of this treatment option for obstructing colorectal cancer warranted further studies...
  16. doi request reprint Laparoscopic bowel resection in the setting of metastatic colorectal cancer
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1424-8. 2008
    ..This study aimed to review the outcomes of laparoscopic colorectal resection for patients with stage IV colorectal cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Value of gastrografin in adhesive small bowel obstruction after unsuccessful conservative treatment: a prospective evaluation
    Hok Kwok Choi
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3742-5. 2005
    ..This study aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of gastrografin in adhesive small bowel obstruction when conservative treatment failed...
  18. doi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic colectomy for cancer in elderly patients
    Wong Hoi She
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Surg Endosc 27:308-12. 2013
    ..This study of patients older than 75 years compared outcome and survival between those who underwent laparoscopic resection and those who had open resection for colorectal cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint Early outcomes of surgery for small bowel obstruction: analysis of risk factors
    Oswens Siu Hung Lo
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:173-8. 2007
    ..The study aimed to review the etiologies of patients who underwent surgery for small bowel obstruction (SBO) and to evaluate the risk factors affecting the early postoperative outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic colectomy: early experience
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:284-8. 2010
    ..The present study evaluated our early results of single-incision laproscopic surgery in a series of 8 patients who underwent colectomy for various colorectal pathologies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Single-incision versus conventional laparoscopic colectomy for colonic neoplasm: a randomized, controlled trial
    Jensen T C Poon
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Surg Endosc 26:2729-34. 2012
    ..However, the application of SILC requires careful evaluation to prove its benefit and safety. This randomized, controlled study compared the operative outcome of patients who underwent SILC and CLC...
  22. ncbi request reprint Outcome of anterior resection for stage II rectal cancer without radiation: the role of adjuvant chemotherapy
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:218-26. 2005
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the oncological outcome of patients who had Stage II rectal cancer and underwent curative nonsphincter-ablation surgery without adjuvant radiation...
  23. pmc Impact of neoadjuvant treatment on total mesorectal excision for ultra-low rectal cancers
    Yon Kuei Lim
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    World J Surg Oncol 8:23. 2010
    ..We examined surgical complications, local recurrence and survival...
  24. doi request reprint Impact of laparoscopic colorectal resection on surgical site infection
    Jensen T Poon
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg 249:77-81. 2009
    ..This study aimed to identify the risk factors of surgical site infection (SSI) in elective colorectal resection and the strategy for prevention of SSI in modern era of colorectal surgery...
  25. pmc Enhanced recovery program in laparoscopic colectomy for cancer
    Jensen T C Poon
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:71-7. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the impact of ERP on results of laparoscopic colectomy and comparison was made with the outcomes of patients prior to the application of ERP...
  26. pmc Laparoscopic versus open right hemicolectomy for carcinoma of the colon
    Daniel K H Tong
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    JSLS 11:76-80. 2007
    ..This study aimed to compare the outcomes of laparoscopic resection (LR) with open resection (OR) for right-sided colon cancer...
  27. doi request reprint Comparison of outcome of open and laparoscopic resection for stage II and stage III rectal cancer
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1488-93. 2009
    ..This study aimed to compare the survival of patients who underwent laparoscopic and open resection for stage II and III rectal cancer...
  28. doi request reprint Impact of the standardized medial-to-lateral approach on outcome of laparoscopic colorectal resection
    Jensen T C Poon
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    World J Surg 33:2177-82. 2009
    ..The present study aimed to compare the outcomes of patients operated on by this approach with those who were operated on prior to the adoption of this technique...
  29. doi request reprint Needlescopic totally extraperitoneal hernioplasty for unilateral inguinal hernia in adult patients
    Wong Hoi She
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Asian J Surg 34:23-7. 2011
    ..We report our prospective study that compared the postoperative outcomes of these two approaches over a 2-year period...
  30. ncbi request reprint Non-curative surgery for colorectal cancer: critical appraisal of outcomes
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Colorectal Dis 19:197-202. 2004
    ..This study evaluated outcomes in patients undergoing non-curative surgery for colorectal cancer and aimed to identify patients who would benefit from palliative surgery...
  31. ncbi request reprint Leakage after resection and intraperitoneal anastomosis for colorectal malignancy: analysis of risk factors
    Hok Kwok Choi
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1719-25. 2006
    ..The study was designed to identify the risk factors associated with anastomotic leakage after an intraperitoneal large-bowel anastomosis in patients with colorectal malignancy...
  32. doi request reprint Suppression of actopaxin impairs hepatocellular carcinoma metastasis through modulation of cell migration and invasion
    Lui Ng
    Department of Surgery, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Hepatology 58:667-79. 2013
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  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors affecting survival and recurrence of patients with pT1 and pT2 colorectal cancer
    Kenneth S H Chok
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    World J Surg 31:1485-90. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine factors that might predict the survival and recurrence of patients who had T1 and T2 colorectal cancers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal cholecystectomy with endoscopic submucosal dissection instruments and single-channel endoscope: a survival study in porcine model
    Joe King Man Fan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:29-33. 2009
    ..Instead of using prototype devices, we explored the feasibility and practicability of using readily available off-the-shelf devices to perform Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery in an animal model...
  35. pmc A comparative study of routine laparoscopic versus open appendectomy
    Jamy L Yong
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    JSLS 10:188-92. 2006
    ..This is a retrospective study of the outcomes of patients undergoing laparoscopic appendectomy compared with outcomes for patients undergoing open appendectomy (OA) during the time that LA came into use...
  36. pmc Systemic inflammatory response after natural orifice translumenal surgery: transvaginal cholecystectomy in a porcine model
    Joe K M Fan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
    JSLS 13:9-13. 2009
    ..We analyzed circulating TNF-alpha and IL-6 to determine systemic inflammatory responses associated with transvaginal cholecystectomy in a porcine model...
  37. doi request reprint A rare complication of laparoscopic low anterior resection
    Joe K M Fan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:e210. 2009
    ..Double stapling was then performed and the patient recovered uneventfully. This case showed that stapler complication in laparoscopic surgery could be salvaged without conversion...
  38. pmc Therapeutic value of gastrografin in adhesive small bowel obstruction after unsuccessful conservative treatment: a prospective randomized trial
    Hok Kwok Choi
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 236:1-6. 2002
    ..To assess the therapeutic value of Gastrografin in the management of adhesive small bowel obstruction after unsuccessful conservative treatment...
  39. ncbi request reprint Bowel preparation for colonoscopy: a randomized controlled trial comparing polyethylene glycol solution, one dose and two doses of oral sodium phosphate solution
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Asian J Surg 27:120-4. 2004
    ..To compare three bowel preparation regimens for colonoscopy in terms of the quality of preparation, the side effects and patient acceptance...
  40. ncbi request reprint Granulomatous appendicitis progressing to Crohn's disease with bleeding complication
    Pei Ho
    Department of Surgery and Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    ANZ J Surg 73:554-6. 2003
    ..The clinical and histological features of the case are presented and the literature on granulomatous appendicitis reviewed...
  41. pmc Ileocolonic mucormycosis in adult immunocompromised patients: a surgeon's perspective
    Oswens Siu Hung Lo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1165-70. 2010
    ..These cases illustrate the difficulty encountered by surgeons in managing acute abdomen in neutropenic patients with hematological malignancy. The management of colonic mucormycosis in the published literature is also reviewed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Palliation for advanced malignant colorectal obstruction by self-expanding metallic stents: prospective evaluation of outcomes
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:39-43. 2004
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the outcomes of self-expanding metallic stents as a palliative treatment for malignant obstruction of the colon and rectum...
  43. doi request reprint Multimodality minimally invasive autopsy--a feasible and accurate approach to post-mortem examination
    Joe K M Fan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Forensic Sci Int 195:93-8. 2010
    ..This technique not only provides information on the cause of death abut also minimizes the disfigurement induced to the deceased. Our study aims to explore the feasibility and evaluate the accuracy of this technique...
  44. ncbi request reprint Local recurrence following total mesorectal excision with double-stapling anastomosis for rectal cancers: analysis of risk factors
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    World J Surg 26:1272-6. 2002
    ..A high local recurrence rate was associated with distal cancers (? 6 cm from the anal verge) with lymphovascular invasion. Adjuvant therapy for local control should be considered for this subgroup of patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Transrectal intraperitoneal assess with transanal endoscopic operation (TEO) device in pig model
    Joe K M Fan
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:e109-12. 2009
    ..We explored the possibility of transanal endoscopic operation (TEO) device to perform transrectal peritoneoscopy in a pig model...
  46. doi request reprint An unusual enterovesical fistula
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Surg 195:814-5. 2008
    ..A loop of necrotic small bowel was retrieved through the urethra on removal of the urethral catheter...
  47. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of P-POSSUM in surgery for obstructing colorectal cancer and correlation of the predicted mortality with different surgical options
    Jensen T C Poon
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:493-8. 2005
    ..It also is attempted to analyze the actual mortality and the predicted P-POSSUM mortality of different surgical options for obstructing left-sided cancer...
  48. doi request reprint Laparoscopic resection for rectal cancer: a review
    Jensen T C Poon
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:3038-47. 2009
    ..We summarize the current evidence on laparoscopic resection for rectal cancer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome following low anterior resection with total mesorectal excision in the elderly
    Pei Ho
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Colorectal Dis 18:230-3. 2003
    ..This study investigated the functional outcome in elderly patients following low anterior resection for carcinoma of the rectum...
  50. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic colorectal resection: a safe option for elderly patients
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong, China
    J Am Coll Surg 195:768-73. 2002
    ..This study compares results of elderly patients (aged 70 and above) who underwent laparoscopic colorectal resection with those having open surgery...
  51. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an automated immunochemical fecal occult blood test for colorectal neoplasia detection in a Chinese population
    Wai Man Wong
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Cancer 97:2420-4. 2003
    ..Tokyo, Japan), in a Chinese population referred for colonoscopy...
  52. ncbi request reprint Frequent inactivation of axon guidance molecule RGMA in human colon cancer through genetic and epigenetic mechanisms
    Vivian S W Li
    Department of Pathology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Gastroenterology 137:176-87. 2009
    ..RGMA also functions as a bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) coreceptor. We studied the potential roles of RGMA and NEO1 in colorectal cancer (CRC) pathogenesis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Scirrhous colonic metastasis from ductal carcinoma of the breast: report of a case
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Hong Kong, China
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1424-7. 2003
    ..The incision for laparotomy and the probable stoma site should be planned carefully in females after breast reconstructive surgery...
  54. ncbi request reprint Fishbone perforation of the small bowel: laparoscopic diagnosis and laparoscopically assisted management
    Wai Lun Law
    Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:392-3. 2003
    ..This uncommon cause of peritonitis and the role of laparoscopy for this condition are discussed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant therapy for the reduction of postoperative intra-abdominal adhesion formation
    Jason P Y Cheung
    Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Asian J Surg 32:180-6. 2009
    ..To review currently available evidence on the use of adjuvant therapy to reduce the formation of postoperative intra-abdominal adhesions...
  56. ncbi request reprint Local recurrence after laparoscopic resection of T3 rectal cancer without preoperative chemoradiation and a risk group analysis: an Asian collaborative study
    Sun Il Lee
    Department of Surgery, Korea University Anam Hospital, 126 1, 5 ga, Anam Dong, Sungbuk Gu, Seoul 136 705, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:933-8. 2008
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Use of chewing gum in reducing postoperative ileus after elective colorectal resection: a systematic review
    Miranda K Y Chan
    Department of Surgery, Caritas Medical Centre, 111, Wing Hong Street, Shum Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:2149-57. 2007
    ..This study was designed to conduct a systematic review of all relevant trials on chewing gum to reduce postoperative ileus after colorectal resection...