- Anastomotic leakage post-esophagogastrectomy for esophageal carcinoma: retrospective analysis of predictive factors, management and influence on longterm survival in a high volume centreM Junemann-Ramirez
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Southwest Cardiothoracic Center, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:3-7. 2005..Our aim was to compare these factors and the results of treatment of anastomotic dehiscence on short and longterm survival in our center to published data...
- Endoscopic ultrasound in esophageal carcinoma: comparison with multislice computed tomography and importance in the clinical decision making processN Moorjani
Department of Thoracic Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
Minerva Chir 62:217-23. 2007..This study assessed the accuracy of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) staging in comparison with computerised tomography (CT) staging and the impact of EUS in management of patients with oesophageal carcinoma undergoing gastro-esophagectomy...
- The effect of age on the outcome of surgical treatment for carcinoma of the oesophagus and gastric cardiaJ S Rahamim
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:805-10. 2003..New therapeutic modalities are required to improve long-term survival following surgical treatment of gastro-oesophageal carcinoma...