Aoife M Ryan
Affiliation: Trinity College
- Barrett esophagus: prevalence of central adiposity, metabolic syndrome, and a proinflammatory stateAoife M Ryan
Departments of Clinical Surgery, St James s Hospital and Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Ann Surg 247:909-15. 2008..The proinflammatory impact of adipocytokines associated with the metabolic syndrome of central adiposity may also be relevant. The objective of this study was to explore this profile in Barrett esophagus...
- Short-term nutritional implications of total gastrectomy for malignancy, and the impact of parenteral nutritional supportAoife M Ryan
University Department of Clinical Surgery, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
Clin Nutr 26:718-27. 2007..To report on peri-operative nutritional status in gastric cancer patients undergoing total gastrectomy, and to examine the role of post-operative parenteral nutrition...
- Impact of obesity on surgical and oncological outcomes in the management of colorectal cancerLaura A Healy
Department of Clinical Nutrition, St James s Hospital and Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Int J Colorectal Dis 25:1293-9. 2010..The aim of this study was to examine the impact of body mass index (BMI) on mortality and morbidity, tumour pathology, and overall survival in a consecutive cohort of Irish colorectal cancer patients treated with curative intent...
- Association of hypoalbuminemia on the first postoperative day and complications following esophagectomyAoife M Ryan
University Department of Clinical Surgery, Trinity Center for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
J Gastrointest Surg 11:1355-60. 2007..Esophagectomy is associated with a major metabolic stress, and the aim of this study was to determine if the absolute albumin level on the first postoperative day was of value in predicting in-hospital complications...
- Post-oesophagectomy early enteral nutrition via a needle catheter jejunostomy: 8-year experience at a specialist unitAoife M Ryan
Department of Clinical Surgery and Nutrition, St James s Hospital, Ireland
Clin Nutr 25:386-93. 2006....
- Adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and gastric cardia: male preponderance in association with obesityAoife M Ryan
University Department of Clinical Surgery, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 8, Ireland
Eur J Cancer 42:1151-8. 2006..For tumours of the lower oesophagus, obesity increased the risk 10.9-fold. The increased risk is significant in males only...
- Impact of obesity on outcomes in the management of localized adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and esophagogastric junctionLaura A Healy
Department of Clinical Surgery, St James s Hospital, and Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 8, Ireland
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1284-91. 2007..The implications of obesity on standard outcomes in the management of localized adenocarcinoma, particularly operative risks, have not been systematically addressed...