Thomas Kuchler

Summary

Affiliation: Campus Kiel
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychotherapeutic support for patients with gastrointestinal cancer undergoing surgery: 10-year survival results of a randomized trial
    Thomas Kuchler
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospitals of Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 25:2702-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in quality of life of patients with rectal cancer. A five-year prospective study
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Clinic of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 7, Kiel, 24105, Germany
    World J Surg 29:1630-41. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Age-related impairment of quality of life after lung resection for non-small cell lung cancer
    Tobias Schulte
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 3, Haus 18, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Lung Cancer 68:115-20. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Ten-year historic cohort of quality of life and sexuality in patients with rectal cancer
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:483-92. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of quality of life of patients receiving either abdominoperineal resection or sphincter-preserving procedure for rectal cancer
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:117-23. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and health-related quality of life after thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis
    Bodo Schniewind
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    J Palliat Med 15:37-42. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Disseminated tumor cells in the bone marrow negatively influence survival after resection of colorectal liver metastases
    Sebastian Hinz
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2539-46. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of age on quality of life in patients with rectal cancer
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    World J Surg 29:190-7. 2005
  9. doi request reprint The extent of lung parenchyma resection significantly impacts long-term quality of life in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Tobias Schulte
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Chest 135:322-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Palliation of metastatic gastric cancer: impact of preoperative symptoms and the type of operation on survival and quality of life
    Volker Kahlke
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    World J Surg 28:369-75. 2004

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychotherapeutic support for patients with gastrointestinal cancer undergoing surgery: 10-year survival results of a randomized trial
    Thomas Kuchler
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospitals of Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 25:2702-8. 2007
    ..The impact of psychotherapeutic support on survival for patients with gastrointestinal cancer undergoing surgery was studied...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in quality of life of patients with rectal cancer. A five-year prospective study
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Clinic of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 7, Kiel, 24105, Germany
    World J Surg 29:1630-41. 2005
    ..Female gender is associated with significantly higher fatigue levels and increased strain values after surgery. Through impaired sexual enjoyment, men are put more under strain than woman...
  3. doi request reprint Age-related impairment of quality of life after lung resection for non-small cell lung cancer
    Tobias Schulte
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 3, Haus 18, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Lung Cancer 68:115-20. 2010
    ..However, few studies have explored QOL following lung resection and, to our knowledge, no studies have specifically examined the QOL of elderly patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ten-year historic cohort of quality of life and sexuality in patients with rectal cancer
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:483-92. 2005
    ..This study was designed to investigate how sexuality and quality of life are affected by age, gender, and type of surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of quality of life of patients receiving either abdominoperineal resection or sphincter-preserving procedure for rectal cancer
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:117-23. 2005
    ..A main reason is grounded in unequal methodology. The aims of this study were to assess differences in perceived QoL over time among patients treated with AR or APR with a recommended study design and methodology...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and health-related quality of life after thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis
    Bodo Schniewind
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    J Palliat Med 15:37-42. 2012
    ..Health-related quality of life (QOL) is an important factor in palliative therapy; however, we are not aware of any studies that have examined the QOL of patients following thoracoscopic pleurodesis...
  7. doi request reprint Disseminated tumor cells in the bone marrow negatively influence survival after resection of colorectal liver metastases
    Sebastian Hinz
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2539-46. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of age on quality of life in patients with rectal cancer
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    World J Surg 29:190-7. 2005
    ..Patients aged < or =69 years experience increased strain because of impaired sexual function...
  9. doi request reprint The extent of lung parenchyma resection significantly impacts long-term quality of life in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Tobias Schulte
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Chest 135:322-9. 2009
    ..Secondary to clinical outcome, health-related quality of life (QOL) after resection of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is of particular interest. However, few studies have explored QOL following lung resection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Palliation of metastatic gastric cancer: impact of preoperative symptoms and the type of operation on survival and quality of life
    Volker Kahlke
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    World J Surg 28:369-75. 2004
    ..The necessity of surgery in patients with minor symptoms requires careful consideration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life measurement in long-term survivors and outcome following radical radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer
    Razvan M Galalae
    Department of Radiation Therapy Radiooncology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 180:582-9. 2004
    ..To report long-term outcomes in terms of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and survival of a dose-escalating radiotherapy protocol and to validate a new disease-specific HRQoL instrument...
  12. ncbi request reprint Quality of life associated with surgery for esophageal cancer: differences between collar and intrathoracic anastomoses
    Christian E Schmidt
    Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    World J Surg 28:355-60. 2004
    ..The study showed that assessing quality of life with specific and general instruments is helpful for determining the differences between surgical procedures where standard parameters such as survival have their limitations...