Wassilios Bentas

Summary

Affiliation: Frankfurt am Main
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic transperitoneal adrenalectomy using a remote-controlled robotic surgical system
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Endourol 16:373-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of basic fibroblast growth factor reflect disseminated disease in patients with testicular germ cell tumors
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
    Urol Res 30:390-3. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Robotic technology and the translation of open radical prostatectomy to laparoscopy: the early Frankfurt experience with robotic radical prostatectomy and one year follow-up
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University of Frankfurt, University Hospital Frankfurt am Main, Theodor Stern Kai 7, D 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur Urol 44:175-81. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Da Vinci robot assisted Anderson-Hynes dismembered pyeloplasty: technique and 1 year follow-up
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
    World J Urol 21:133-8. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Effect of procurement-related organ lesions on renal transplant outcome
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Clin Transplant 22:411-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Renal transplantation in the elderly: surgical complications and outcome with special emphasis on the Eurotransplant Senior Programme
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Paediatric Urology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:2043-51. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Quality of kidney procurement in Germany. Ten years experience and 486 renal allografts in a single centre]
    Wassilios Bentas
    Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Klinikum der Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590, Frankfurt M, Deutschland
    Urologe A 46:268-70, 271-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduced plasma levels of coagulation factors in relation to prostate cancer
    Wolf Dietrich Beecken
    Clinic for Urology and Pediatric Urology, the J W Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Prostate 53:160-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Serum angiogenic activity: diagnostic relevance in renal cell carcinoma
    Wolf Dietrich Beecken
    Clinic for Urology and Pediatric Urology, JW Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur Urol 42:364-9. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Modulation of adhesion and growth of colon and pancreatic cancer cells by the histone deacetylase inhibitor valproic acid
    Jon Jones
    Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Zentrum der Chirurgie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Int J Mol Med 22:293-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic transperitoneal adrenalectomy using a remote-controlled robotic surgical system
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Endourol 16:373-6. 2002
    ..Our objective was to evaluate whether the da Vinci trade mark Surgical System, a comprehensive robotic endoscopic surgical device, could be used effectively to perform laparoscopic adrenalectomy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of basic fibroblast growth factor reflect disseminated disease in patients with testicular germ cell tumors
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
    Urol Res 30:390-3. 2003
    ..05). Our data suggest that angiogenesis, as reflected by serum concentrations of bFGF, VEGF and PDGF, plays a functional role in the growth and progression of testicular germ cell tumors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Robotic technology and the translation of open radical prostatectomy to laparoscopy: the early Frankfurt experience with robotic radical prostatectomy and one year follow-up
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University of Frankfurt, University Hospital Frankfurt am Main, Theodor Stern Kai 7, D 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur Urol 44:175-81. 2003
    ..We here present our initial experience with the translation of open retropubic radical prostatectomy to laparoscopic technique using da Vinci and a one year follow-up...
  4. ncbi request reprint Da Vinci robot assisted Anderson-Hynes dismembered pyeloplasty: technique and 1 year follow-up
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, J W Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
    World J Urol 21:133-8. 2003
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Effect of procurement-related organ lesions on renal transplant outcome
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Clin Transplant 22:411-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to examine the nature and incidence of renal injuries during organ procurement, to identify risk factors and to analyse the effects of organ lesions on the following transplantation...
  6. doi request reprint Renal transplantation in the elderly: surgical complications and outcome with special emphasis on the Eurotransplant Senior Programme
    Wassilios Bentas
    Department of Urology and Paediatric Urology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:2043-51. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Quality of kidney procurement in Germany. Ten years experience and 486 renal allografts in a single centre]
    Wassilios Bentas
    Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Klinikum der Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590, Frankfurt M, Deutschland
    Urologe A 46:268-70, 271-3. 2007
    ..However, only very few published data are available. The purpose of our study was to examine the quality of kidney procurement in Germany...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduced plasma levels of coagulation factors in relation to prostate cancer
    Wolf Dietrich Beecken
    Clinic for Urology and Pediatric Urology, the J W Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Prostate 53:160-7. 2002
    ..Because coagulation factors have been shown to be involved in tumor angiogenesis, the vascular density of the prostate tumors was assessed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serum angiogenic activity: diagnostic relevance in renal cell carcinoma
    Wolf Dietrich Beecken
    Clinic for Urology and Pediatric Urology, JW Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur Urol 42:364-9. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to use serum to compare the systemic angiogenic activity in patients with renal cell carcinoma and to determine if pathologic stage and grade correlated to this angiogenesis parameter...
  10. ncbi request reprint Modulation of adhesion and growth of colon and pancreatic cancer cells by the histone deacetylase inhibitor valproic acid
    Jon Jones
    Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Zentrum der Chirurgie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Int J Mol Med 22:293-9. 2008
    ..Further study is required to elucidate the molecular background of the post-transcriptional modifications of VPA in order to exploit the potential of this agent in the treatment of colon and pancreatic cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Angiogenesis inhibition by angiostatin, endostatin and TNP-470 prevents cyclophosphamide induced cystitis
    Wolf Dietrich Beecken
    Department of Urology, JW Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Angiogenesis 7:69-73. 2004
    ..We also propose that anti-angiogenic agents may serve as a valuable addition to a standard cyclophosphamid chemotherapy regimen to help reduce the chemotherapy-related side effects while potentially adding an anti-tumor effect...
  12. ncbi request reprint Robotic surgery in urology: fact or fantasy?
    Jochen Binder
    Department of Urology, Kantonsspital Frauenfeld, Spital Thurgau AG, Frauenfeld, Switzerland
    BJU Int 94:1183-7. 2004
    ..There will be a further spread of robotic surgery, routine telesurgery, smaller and more affordable systems, the introduction of virtual reality, all developments which have the potential to urological surgeons to improve...