Fabio Pacelli

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Do perioperative blood transfusions influence prognosis of gastric cancer patients? Analysis of 927 patients and interactions with splenectomy
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1615-23. 2011
  2. pmc Clinical target volume delineation including elective nodal irradiation in preoperative and definitive radiotherapy of pancreatic cancer
    Luciana Caravatta
    Radiotherapy Unit, Department of Oncology, Fondazione di Ricerca e Cura Giovanni Paolo II, Universita Cattolica del S, Cuore, Largo A, Gemelli 1, 86100, Campobasso, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:86. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Multivisceral resection for locally advanced gastric cancer: an Italian multicenter observational study
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome
    JAMA Surg 148:353-60. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes for rectal cancer in the era of preoperative chemoradiation and tailored mesorectal excision: a series of 338 consecutive cases
    Fabio Pacelli
    Departments of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Am Surg 79:151-61. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergency high-loop jejunostomy as enteral nutrition access: a simple and safe method
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:94-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma: prognostic factors and therapeutic approaches
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Division, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Tumori 94:497-504. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Locally recurrent rectal cancer: prognostic factors and long-term outcomes of multimodal therapy
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:152-62. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal schwannomas: diagnostic and therapeutic implications
    Antonio Pio Tortorelli
    Digestive Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Tumori 93:312-5. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Four hundred consecutive total gastrectomies for gastric cancer: a single-institution experience
    Fabio Pacelli
    Digestive Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, 8 Largo A Gemelli, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 143:769-75; discussion 775. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Preoperative radiotherapy combined with intraoperative radiotherapy improve results of total mesorectal excision in patients with T3 rectal cancer
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences Digestive Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:170-9. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint Do perioperative blood transfusions influence prognosis of gastric cancer patients? Analysis of 927 patients and interactions with splenectomy
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1615-23. 2011
    ..This study was to assess the influence of perioperative blood transfusions on the prognosis of patients undergoing a potentially curative resection for gastric cancer and to investigate the interaction between transfusions and splenectomy...
  2. pmc Clinical target volume delineation including elective nodal irradiation in preoperative and definitive radiotherapy of pancreatic cancer
    Luciana Caravatta
    Radiotherapy Unit, Department of Oncology, Fondazione di Ricerca e Cura Giovanni Paolo II, Universita Cattolica del S, Cuore, Largo A, Gemelli 1, 86100, Campobasso, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:86. 2012
    ..Based on recently reviewed pathologic data, the aim of this study is to propose criteria for the CTV definition and delineation including elective nodal irradiation (ENI) in the preoperative and definitive treatment of pancreatic cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Multivisceral resection for locally advanced gastric cancer: an Italian multicenter observational study
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome
    JAMA Surg 148:353-60. 2013
    ..Conversely, recent studies have shown the feasibility of enlarged resections and the potential advantage of extended resection for clinical stage T4b gastric adenocarcinoma with good long-term results...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes for rectal cancer in the era of preoperative chemoradiation and tailored mesorectal excision: a series of 338 consecutive cases
    Fabio Pacelli
    Departments of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Am Surg 79:151-61. 2013
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  5. ncbi request reprint Emergency high-loop jejunostomy as enteral nutrition access: a simple and safe method
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:94-7. 2008
    ..Emergency high-loop jejunostomies are seldom used for nutrition access in the clinical practice...
  6. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma: prognostic factors and therapeutic approaches
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Division, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Tumori 94:497-504. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to assess clinical, pathological and treatment-related factors affecting prognosis in patients with retroperitoneal sarcomas...
  7. doi request reprint Locally recurrent rectal cancer: prognostic factors and long-term outcomes of multimodal therapy
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:152-62. 2010
    ..Surgical resection represents the only potentially curative treatment; neoadjuvant treatments are presently being taken into consideration to increase the resectability rate and to improve long-term survival...
  8. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal schwannomas: diagnostic and therapeutic implications
    Antonio Pio Tortorelli
    Digestive Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Tumori 93:312-5. 2007
    ..Schwannomas are a rare group of soft-tissue tumors that are derived from the peripheral nerve sheath and rarely develop in the retroperitoneum...
  9. doi request reprint Four hundred consecutive total gastrectomies for gastric cancer: a single-institution experience
    Fabio Pacelli
    Digestive Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, 8 Largo A Gemelli, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 143:769-75; discussion 775. 2008
    ..The objective of this retrospective study was to analyze short- and long-term results of TG (radical and palliative) in a series of 400 patients consecutively admitted to our surgical unit...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preoperative radiotherapy combined with intraoperative radiotherapy improve results of total mesorectal excision in patients with T3 rectal cancer
    Fabio Pacelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences Digestive Surgery Unit, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:170-9. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant accelerated concomitant boost radiotherapy and multidrug chemotherapy in locally advanced rectal cancer: a dose-escalation study
    Luciana Caravatta
    Department of Radiation Oncology, John Paul II Center for High Technology Research and Education in Biomedical Sciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:424-31. 2012
    ..To determine the maximal and safely dose of preoperative radiotherapy and concurrently intensified chemotherapy regimen (raltitrexed plus oxaliplatin) in locally advanced rectal cancer patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Combined-modality therapy in locally advanced primary rectal cancer
    Carlo Ratto
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:59-67. 2003
    ..Patients with unresectable, locally advanced rectal cancer are reported to have a dismal prognosis. The aim of this study was to analyze the effect of combined-modality therapy on clinical outcome...
  13. doi request reprint Intraoperative radiation therapy in resected pancreatic carcinoma: long-term analysis
    Vincenzo Valentini
    Department of Radiotherapy, Policlinico Universitario A Gemelli, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1094-9. 2008
    ..This study presents long-term results (minimum follow-up, 102 months) for 26 patients undergoing integrated adjuvant RT (external RT+IORT)...
  14. doi request reprint Restaging locally advanced rectal cancer with MR imaging after chemoradiation therapy
    Brunella Barbaro
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Radiographics 30:699-716. 2010
    ..Supplemental material available at http://radiographics.rsna.org/lookup/suppl/doi:10.1148/rg.303095085/-/DC1...
  15. ncbi request reprint Giant retroperitoneal sarcomas: a single institution experience
    Giovanni B Doglietto
    Digestive Surgery Division, Department of Surgical Sciences, School of Medicine, Catholic University, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    World J Surg 31:1047-54. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to assess clinical and pathological factors affecting prognosis in patients with RS who underwent surgical treatment, comparing giant forms (size > or = 25 cm) with smaller ones (size < 25 cm)...
  16. doi request reprint Concomitant boost radiotherapy and multidrug chemotherapy in the neoadjuvant treatment of locally advanced rectal cancer: results of a phase II study
    Luciana Caravatta
    Radiation Oncology Department, John Paul II Center for High Technology Research and Education in Biomedical Sciences, Catholic University, Campobasso, Italy
    Acta Oncol 50:1151-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy in terms of pathologic complete response to pre-operative therapy...
  17. doi request reprint Is malnutrition still a risk factor of postoperative complications in gastric cancer surgery?
    Fabio Pacelli
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Clin Nutr 27:398-407. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Nasojejunal tube placement after total gastrectomy: a multicenter prospective randomized trial
    Giovanni Battista Doglietto
    Digestive Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 139:1309-13; discussion 1313. 2004
    ..However, no studies have compared routine vs no placement of an NJT in patients undergoing total gastrectomy for gastric cancer, to our knowledge...
  19. ncbi request reprint Image of the month--retroperitoneal schwannoma
    Antonio Pio Tortorelli
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Unit, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 141:1259-61. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy for gastric cancer: still a matter of debate?
    Giovanni Battista Doglietto
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Catholic University, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 83:199-207. 2012
    ..Many aspects are of influence of outcome, but only a radical resection can offer long-term outcomes. In this review, we will discuss the history and current status of the extent of lymph node dissection...
  21. doi request reprint Image of the month--quiz case. Retroperitoneal extraskeletal Ewing sarcoma
    Fausto Rosa
    Digestive Surgery Unit, Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 143:511-2. 2008
  22. doi request reprint Does nutrition support stimulate tumor growth in humans?
    Maurizio Bossola
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Nutr Clin Pract 26:174-80. 2011
    ..It is hoped that further studies will elucidate if NS with conventional or specific nutrients stimulates tumor proliferation, interferes with tumor apoptosis, and causes cancer progression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Role of p16/INK4a in gastrointestinal stromal tumor progression
    Riccardo Ricci
    Department of Pathology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:35-43. 2004
    ..039). Thus, p16 down-regulation, partly due to p16 promoter methylation, is implied in GIST progression. Furthermore, p16 immunohistochemical assessment seems a promising method for GIST prognostication...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of the latest TNM classification for gastric cancer: retrospective analysis on 94 D2 gastrectomies
    Domenico D'Ugo
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Catholic University of Rome A Gemelli Medical School, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    World J Surg 26:672-7. 2002
    ..4%). In addition, 11.7% of patients (6/51) who were previously designated n1 were reclassified as N2, shifting from an expected actuarial survival after 72 months of 62.7% to 33.3%...
  25. doi request reprint Proteasome activities in the rectus abdominis muscle of young and older individuals
    Maurizio Bossola
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Biogerontology 9:261-8. 2008
    ..22, P = 0.4), PGP (r = 0.002, P = 0.9), and TL (r = 0.28, P = 0.33) activities. In conclusion, the present study shows that the skeletal muscle proteasome activities do not differ with age in healthy male individuals...
  26. ncbi request reprint The unsolved enigma of CDH1 down-regulation in hereditary diffuse gastric cancer
    Paola Concolino
    Laboratory of Antineoplastic Pharmacology, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Surg Res 121:50-5. 2004
    ..Two mechanisms of CDH1 down-regulation have been described in HDGC: missense mutations in the CDH1 gene and gene silencing through promoter methylation...
  27. doi request reprint Quality of life and toxicity of stereotactic radiotherapy in pancreatic tumors: a case series
    Gabriella Macchia
    Radiotherapy Unit, Fondazione di Ricerca e Cura Giovanni Paolo II, Universita Cattolica, Campobasso, Italy
    Cancer Invest 30:149-55. 2012
    ..To analyze the results of extracranial stereotactic radiotherapy (ESRT) experience in pancreatic cancer patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Role of PTEN in gastrointestinal stromal tumor progression
    Riccardo Ricci
    Department of Pathology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Universita Cattolica, Rome, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:421-5. 2004
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  29. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle apoptosis is not increased in gastric cancer patients with mild-moderate weight loss
    Maurizio Bossola
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 38:1561-70. 2006
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  30. ncbi request reprint [Gastrointestinal stromal tumors]
    Marco Pericoli Ridolfini
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Oncologica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Centro di Ricerca e Formazione ad Alta Tecnologia nelle Scienze Biomediche Giovanni Paolo II, Campobasso
    Ann Ital Chir 82:97-109. 2011
    ..The present paper is a review of the salient features of epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, therapy and prognostic factors of GIST..
  31. doi request reprint Upper abdominal surgery in advanced and recurrent ovarian cancer: role of diaphragmatic surgery
    Francesco Fanfani
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division on Gynecologic Oncology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 116:497-501. 2010
    ..In this study, we investigate the role of diaphragmatic debulking in the natural history of advanced and recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer patients, and the morbidity of this procedure according to clinico-surgical characteristics...
  32. ncbi request reprint Combined anterior and posterior open treatment in infected pancreatic necrosis
    Daniele Gui
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:373-81. 2008
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  33. ncbi request reprint Monolateral mature ovarian cystic teratoma
    Valerio Papa
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Unit, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Surgery 137:388. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Solitary jejunal diverticulum
    Valerio Papa
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Digestive Surgery Unit, Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Am J Surg 184:179-80. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Double-balloon enteroscopy for diagnosis of a Meckel's diverticulum in a patient with GI bleeding of obscure origin
    Antonio Gasbarrini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Gemelli Hospital, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:779-81. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint Novel treatments for cancer cachexia
    Maurizio Bossola
    Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Department of Surgery, Largo A Gemelli, Roma, Italy
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:1241-53. 2007
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  37. ncbi request reprint Preoperative radiotherapy in gastric cancer: CTV definition for conformal therapy according to tumor location
    Francesco Cellini
    Cattedra di Radioterapia, Istituto di Radiologia, Universita Cattolica del S Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Roma, Italy
    Rays 28:317-29. 2003
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  38. ncbi request reprint [Gastrointestinal stromal tumours: a broad spectrum of clinical presentations]
    Fabio Pacelli
    Divisione di Chirurgia Digestiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Chir Ital 59:771-9. 2007
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  39. ncbi request reprint Postoperative enteral versus parenteral nutrition
    Fabio Pacelli
    Lancet 359:1697-8. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint [Use of a nasojejunal tube after total gastrectomy: a multicentre prospective randomised trial]
    Giovanni Battista Doglietto
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Divisione di Chirurgia Digestiva, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Chir Ital 56:761-8. 2004
    ..The results of this study suggest that routine placement of an NJT after Roux-en-Y oesophagojejunostomy is unnecessary in elective total gastrectomy for gastric cancer...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Posterior laparostomy for retroperitoneal infections caused by periampullar endoscopic procedures: an old technique for an emerging disease]
    Giovanni Battista Doglietto
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Unità Operativa di Chirurgia Digestiva, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Via della Mendola, 47, 00135 Roma
    Chir Ital 56:163-8. 2004
    ..The good control of both the retroperitoneal septic process and the duodenal secretions facilitates the spontaneous closure of the duodenal leak, thus avoiding the risk of more complex and dangerous procedures...
  42. ncbi request reprint [A rare case of digestive tract hemorrhage of extraluminal origin after total gastrectomy]
    Paola Caprino
    Divisione di Chirurgia Digestiva Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Roma
    Chir Ital 55:287-90. 2003
    ..The patient underwent haemostasis with two stitches on the gastroduodenal artery, external drainage of the duodenum with a Petzer tube, laparostomy of the infected area and ileostomy. After three months he had completely recovered...
  43. pmc Influence of transfusions on perioperative and long-term outcome in patients following hepatic resection for colorectal metastases
    Maurizio Bossola
    Ann Surg 241:381. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Parenteral nutrition does not stimulate tumor proliferation in malnourished gastric cancer patients
    Fabio Pacelli
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:451-5. 2007
    ..The present study evaluated the effects of preoperative parenteral nutrition (PN) on tumor cell proliferation in malnourished gastric cancer patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Gastrointestinal stromal tumours of the stomach: personal experience]
    Fabio Pacelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Divisione di Chirurgia Digestiva, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Chir Ital 57:1-8. 2005
    ..For that reason large tumours are often observed at the time of diagnosis. Surgical resection is the only potential curative treatment; but the risk of recurrence (local or at distance) remains high...
  46. pmc Increased muscle proteasome activity correlates with disease severity in gastric cancer patients
    Maurizio Bossola
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Ann Surg 237:384-9. 2003
    ..To investigate the state of activation of the ATP-ubiquitin-dependent proteolytic system in the skeletal muscle of gastric cancer patients...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cancer cachexia: it's time for more clinical trials
    Maurizio Bossola
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italia
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:276-85. 2007
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