Konstantinos P Economopoulos

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Publications

  1. doi GSTM1 polymorphism, GSTT1 polymorphism, and cervical cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1576-80. 2010
  2. doi Three polymorphisms in cytochrome P450 1B1 (CYP1B1) gene and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:545-51. 2010
  3. doi Carotid artery stenting versus carotid endarterectomy: a comprehensive meta-analysis of short-term and long-term outcomes
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, University of Athens, 5 Menalou, Maroussi, Athens, Greece
    Stroke 42:687-92. 2011
  4. doi An overview of laparoscopic techniques in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass First Department of Surgery, Vascular Department, University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece Society of Junior Doctors, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 58:512-20. 2013
  5. doi Psychometric evaluation of Patient Scar Assessment Questionnaire following thyroid and parathyroid surgery
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Thyroid 22:145-50. 2012
  6. doi Association between p53 Arg72Pro polymorphism and colorectal cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Society of Junior Doctors, Athens, Greece
    Onkologie 33:666-74. 2010
  7. doi Glutathione S-transferase M1, T1, and P1 polymorphisms and ovarian cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:732-7. 2010
  8. doi GSTM1, GSTT1, GSTP1, GSTA1 and colorectal cancer risk: a comprehensive meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Greece
    Eur J Cancer 46:1617-31. 2010
  9. doi XRCC3 Thr241Met polymorphism and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:439-43. 2010
  10. doi GSTT1 and GSTP1 polymorphisms and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:195-202. 2010

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  1. doi GSTM1 polymorphism, GSTT1 polymorphism, and cervical cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1576-80. 2010
    ..This meta-analysis was aimed to examine the associations between the aforementioned polymorphisms and cervical cancer risk...
  2. doi Three polymorphisms in cytochrome P450 1B1 (CYP1B1) gene and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:545-51. 2010
    ..Studies on Chinese populations are needed, to elucidate race-specific effects on East Asian populations, if any...
  3. doi Carotid artery stenting versus carotid endarterectomy: a comprehensive meta-analysis of short-term and long-term outcomes
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, University of Athens, 5 Menalou, Maroussi, Athens, Greece
    Stroke 42:687-92. 2011
    ..The comparison between carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting (CAS) remains a debated field, especially in the context of long-term outcomes...
  4. doi An overview of laparoscopic techniques in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass First Department of Surgery, Vascular Department, University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece Society of Junior Doctors, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 58:512-20. 2013
    ..We aim to review all published clinical studies on laparoscopic surgery of AAAs and juxtarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms (JAAAs)...
  5. doi Psychometric evaluation of Patient Scar Assessment Questionnaire following thyroid and parathyroid surgery
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Thyroid 22:145-50. 2012
    ..This study aims to demonstrate reliability and validity of Appearance and Consciousness subscales of PSAQ in patients who underwent thyroidectomy or parathyroidectomy...
  6. doi Association between p53 Arg72Pro polymorphism and colorectal cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    Society of Junior Doctors, Athens, Greece
    Onkologie 33:666-74. 2010
    ..This meta-analysis on case-control studies aims to examine whether the p53 Arg72Pro polymorphism is associated with colorectal cancer risk, addressing also whether the effect of the polymorphism is modified by race...
  7. doi Glutathione S-transferase M1, T1, and P1 polymorphisms and ovarian cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:732-7. 2010
    ..This meta-analysis aimed to examine the associations between the aforementioned polymorphisms and ovarian cancer risk...
  8. doi GSTM1, GSTT1, GSTP1, GSTA1 and colorectal cancer risk: a comprehensive meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Greece
    Eur J Cancer 46:1617-31. 2010
    ..GSTA1 *A/*B polymorphism was not associated with colorectal cancer risk. GSTM1 and GSTT1 null genotypes confer additional risk for colorectal cancer in Caucasian populations...
  9. doi XRCC3 Thr241Met polymorphism and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:439-43. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the XRCC3 Thr241Met T allele seems associated with elevated breast cancer risk in non-Chinese subjects. The need for additional studies on Chinese populations seems warranted...
  10. doi GSTT1 and GSTP1 polymorphisms and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:195-202. 2010
    ..Given the small number of Chinese studies, the finding on GSTP1 Ile105Val merits further investigation...
  11. doi Four polymorphisms in cytochrome P450 1A1 (CYP1A1) gene and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:459-69. 2010
    ..In conclusion, this meta-analysis points to the A2455G G allele as a risk factor for breast cancer among Caucasian subjects. On the contrary, T3801C, T3205C, and C2453A status does not seem capable of modifying breast cancer risk...
  12. ncbi Cytochrome P450 1A1 (CYP1A1) gene polymorphisms and ovarian cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 39:9921-30. 2012
    ..Special attention should be paid upon the design of future studies; Asian and African populations should represent points of focus...
  13. doi Cytochrome P450 1A1 (CYP1A1) gene polymorphisms and cervical cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 39:6647-54. 2012
    ..The two examined CYP1A1 genotype polymorphisms seem to confer additional risk for cervical cancer. Accumulation of further data seems mandatory for future race-specific analyses and for the demonstration of CYP1A1-smoking interactions...
  14. doi Cytochrome P450 1A1 gene polymorphisms and endometrial cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 21:323-31. 2011
    ..This meta-analysis aims to examine whether the genotype status of Msp1, Ile462Val, and Thr461Asn polymorphisms in cytochrome P450 1A1 (CYP1A1) is associated with endometrial cancer risk...
  15. doi Fenestrated and branched endografts for the treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms: a systematic review
    Chris N Bakoyiannis
    First Department of Surgery, Vascular Department, University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Endovasc Ther 17:201-9. 2010
    ..To offer a critical review of the current literature on the use of fenestrated and branched stent-grafts in patients with thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAA)...
  16. doi Minilaparotomy abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the era of minimally invasive vascular surgery: preliminary results
    Chris N Bakoyiannis
    First Department of Surgery, Vascular Department, University of Athens Medical School, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    ANZ J Surg 79:829-35. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the early post-operative clinical impact of minimal incision aortic surgery (MIAS) for infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair in comparison with the standard open repair...
  17. doi Manual high-dose regional intraoperative thrombolysis of lower extremity emboli after open repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Chris N Bakoyiannis
    Division of Vascular, First Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Ann Vasc Surg 25:981.e13-6. 2011
    ..This method may be an alternative to microtibial embolectomy at the foot ankle level after severe lower limb embolization after acute open repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm...
  18. doi Scar perceptions after thyroid and parathyroid surgery: comparison of minimal and conventional approaches
    Dimitrios Linos
    Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Surgery 153:400-7. 2013
    ..In this analysis, we evaluated the satisfaction of patients who had undergone both procedures, while examining the effects of sociodemographic and surgical characteristics...
  19. doi Endometriosis, in vitro fertilisation and the risk of gynaecological malignancies, including ovarian and breast cancer
    Nikos F Vlahos
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio Hospital, University of Athens, 76 Vas Sofias Av, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:39-50. 2010
    ..More studies with the appropriate statistical power and follow-up time are required to evaluate accurately the long-term effects of these drugs and procedures...
  20. doi Differential effects of MDM2 SNP309 polymorphism on breast cancer risk along with race: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos P Economopoulos
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:211-6. 2010
    ..MDM2 SNP309 represents a risk factor for breast cancer in Chinese women but not in non-Chinese women. This phenomenon is analogous to that described in the context of lung cancer...
  21. doi Cyclin D1 G870A polymorphism and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis comprising 9,911 cases and 11,171 controls
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 38:4955-63. 2011
    ..The need for additional, methodologically sound studies on Chinese populations seems warranted...
  22. doi Association of two CASP8 polymorphisms with breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Theodoros N Sergentanis
    School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:229-34. 2010
    ..Further studies are needed to gain the optimal power on -652 6N del, especially in Chinese subjects, as well as to gain insight into D302H in Chinese populations...
  23. doi Fertility drugs and ovarian cancer risk: a critical review of the literature
    Nikos F Vlahos
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio Hospital, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1205:214-9. 2010
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  24. doi Follicular development, acquisition of mature oocytes, and pregnancy after 2 weeks of leuprolide acetate administration during the midluteal phase
    Nikos F Vlahos
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1170.e9-1170.e11. 2009
    ..To present a case of aberrant follicular development, acquisition of mature oocytes, and pregnancy after 2 weeks of leuprolide acetate administration during the midluteal phase...
  25. doi A hybrid approach using a composite endovascular and open graft procedure for a symptomatic common femoral aneurysm extending well above the inguinal ligament
    Chris N Bakoyiannis
    First Department of Surgery, Vascular Department, University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Vasc Surg 48:461-4. 2008
    ..Hybrid techniques can be an alternative approach in high-risk patients where endovascular procedures cannot be applied...
  26. doi Impact of posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy in a tertiary care center: a paradigm shift
    Andreas Kiriakopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Hygeia Hospital, 4 Erythrou Stavrou Street and Kifissias Avenue, Marousi, 15123 Athens, Greece
    Surg Endosc 25:3584-9. 2011
    ..The authors present their comparative results between these operative techniques, demonstrating the reasons for this change...