R Santambrogio

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint External validation of a simplified BCLC staging system for early hepatocellular carcinoma
    R Santambrogio
    Chirurgia 2 Epato bilio pancreatica e Digestiva, Ospedale San Paolo, Universita di Milano, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 39:850-7. 2013
  2. pmc Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with Child-Pugh's A cirrhosis: is clinical evidence of portal hypertension a contraindication?
    Roberto Santambrogio
    Chirurgia, Epato bilio pancreatica e Digestiva, Ospedale San Paolo, Universita di Milano, Italy
    HPB (Oxford) 15:78-84. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma successfully treated with laparoscopic thermal ablation
    Roberto Santambrogio
    UOC di Chirurgia 2, A O San Paolo, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via A Di Rudini 8, 20142, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 26:1108-15. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of intraoperative ultrasonography in laparoscopic liver surgery
    R Santambrogio
    Biliopancreatic Surgery Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Via A Di Rudini 8, Milano, Italy
    Surg Endosc 21:181-8. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic radiofrequency of hepatocellular carcinoma using ultrasound-guided selective intrahepatic vascular occlusion
    R Santambrogio
    Bilio Pancreatic Surgery Unit, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 22:2051-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic liver resections for hepatocellular carcinoma. Is it a feasible option for patients with liver cirrhosis?
    R Santambrogio
    Bilio Pancreatic Surgery Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:255-64. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for spontaneous intrapartum rupture of a hepatic adenoma
    Roberto Santambrogio
    Hepato biliary Surgery, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 113:508-10. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Surgical resection versus laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and Child-Pugh class a liver cirrhosis
    Roberto Santambrogio
    USD di Chirurgia Epato bilio pancreatica, Ospedale Classificato San Giuseppe, Milanocuore SpA, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:3289-98. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound score to predict recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma after radical treatments
    Roberto Santambrogio
    UO Chirurgia 2, Azienda Ospedaliera San Paolo Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano
    Ultrasound Med Biol 37:7-15. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Hepatic resection for "BCLC stage A" hepatocellular carcinoma. The prognostic role of alpha-fetoprotein
    Roberto Santambrogio
    UOC di Chirurgia 2 Chirurgia Epato bilio pancreatica e Digestiva, A O San Paolo, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:426-34. 2012

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint External validation of a simplified BCLC staging system for early hepatocellular carcinoma
    R Santambrogio
    Chirurgia 2 Epato bilio pancreatica e Digestiva, Ospedale San Paolo, Universita di Milano, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 39:850-7. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with Child-Pugh's A cirrhosis: is clinical evidence of portal hypertension a contraindication?
    Roberto Santambrogio
    Chirurgia, Epato bilio pancreatica e Digestiva, Ospedale San Paolo, Universita di Milano, Italy
    HPB (Oxford) 15:78-84. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma successfully treated with laparoscopic thermal ablation
    Roberto Santambrogio
    UOC di Chirurgia 2, A O San Paolo, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via A Di Rudini 8, 20142, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 26:1108-15. 2012
    ..Aggressive treatment of intrahepatic recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) increases patients' survival. This study aimed to evaluate laparoscopic thermal ablation (TA) in the treatment of intrahepatic HCC recurrences...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of intraoperative ultrasonography in laparoscopic liver surgery
    R Santambrogio
    Biliopancreatic Surgery Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Via A Di Rudini 8, Milano, Italy
    Surg Endosc 21:181-8. 2007
    ..This mainly includes diagnostic procedures, interstitial therapies, and treatment of liver cysts. However, the authors believe there is room for a laparoscopic approach to the liver in selected cases...
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic radiofrequency of hepatocellular carcinoma using ultrasound-guided selective intrahepatic vascular occlusion
    R Santambrogio
    Bilio Pancreatic Surgery Unit, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 22:2051-5. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic liver resections for hepatocellular carcinoma. Is it a feasible option for patients with liver cirrhosis?
    R Santambrogio
    Bilio Pancreatic Surgery Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:255-64. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for spontaneous intrapartum rupture of a hepatic adenoma
    Roberto Santambrogio
    Hepato biliary Surgery, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 113:508-10. 2009
    ..Hepatocellular adenomas can rupture during pregnancy with high fetal and maternal associated mortality...
  8. doi request reprint Surgical resection versus laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and Child-Pugh class a liver cirrhosis
    Roberto Santambrogio
    USD di Chirurgia Epato bilio pancreatica, Ospedale Classificato San Giuseppe, Milanocuore SpA, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:3289-98. 2009
    ..We thus compared HR or LRFA for short- and long-term outcomes in patients with a single HCC nodule and Child-Pugh class A liver cirrhosis...
  9. doi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound score to predict recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma after radical treatments
    Roberto Santambrogio
    UO Chirurgia 2, Azienda Ospedaliera San Paolo Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano
    Ultrasound Med Biol 37:7-15. 2011
    ..The calculated IOUS score permits to intraoperatively evaluate the actual surgical choice and to program the best treatment strategies during the follow-up period...
  10. doi request reprint Hepatic resection for "BCLC stage A" hepatocellular carcinoma. The prognostic role of alpha-fetoprotein
    Roberto Santambrogio
    UOC di Chirurgia 2 Chirurgia Epato bilio pancreatica e Digestiva, A O San Paolo, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:426-34. 2012
    ..Our aim was to assess the capability of Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) staging system in allocating stage A patients to hepatic resection (HR) and the effect on survival...
  11. ncbi request reprint Natural history of a randomized trial comparing distal spleno-renal shunt with endoscopic sclerotherapy in the prevention of variceal rebleeding: a lesson from the past
    Roberto Santambrogio
    Unità di Chirurgia Bilio pancreatica, Azienda Ospedaliera San Paolo Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6331-8. 2006
    ..To compare endoscopic sclerotherapy (ES) with distal splenorenal shunt (DSRS) in the prevention of recurrent variceal bleeding in cirrhotic patients during a long-term follow-up period...
  12. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic ultrasound-guided resection of gastric submucosal tumors
    R Santambrogio
    Department of Surgery, Unità di Chirurgia Bilio pancreatica, University of Milano School of Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera San Paolo, Via A Di Rudini 8, 20142, Milano, Italy
    Surg Endosc 20:1305-7. 2006
    ..The laparoscopic resection of gastric stromal tumors is being performed with increased frequency. Wedge resection of anterior wall lesions is generally performed. The treatment of posterior wall lesions is still controversial...
  13. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with liver cirrhosis: a critical appraisal of the laparoscopic approach
    R Santambrogio
    Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, University of Milan School of Medicine, Ospedale San Paolo, Milano, Italy
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 22:251-5. 2003
    ..The aim of our review was to evaluate the advantages and limits of the laparoscopic approach according the criteria of the evidence-based medicine...
  14. ncbi request reprint Survival and intra-hepatic recurrences after laparoscopic radiofrequency of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with liver cirrhosis
    Roberto Santambrogio
    Bilio Pancreatic Surgery Unit, Ospedale San Paolo, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 89:218-25; discussion 225-6. 2005
    ..Our objective was to assess a novel operative combination of laparoscopic ultrasound (LUS) with laparoscopic radiofrequency (LRF) in the treatment of HCC not amenable to liver resection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with liver cirrhosis
    R Santambrogio
    Unità di Chirurgia Epato Biliare, Dipartimento di Medicina e Chirurgia San Paolo, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via A Di Rudini 8, Italy
    Surg Endosc 17:1826-32. 2003
    ..Our objective was to introduce a novel operative combination of laparoscopic ultrasound with laparoscopic RITA in the treatment of HCC...
  16. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radiofrequency of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in liver cirrhosis
    M Montorsi
    Istituto di Chirurgia Generale e Oncologia Chirurgica Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 48:41-5. 2001
    ..In this report, the feasibility and efficacy of laparoscopic radiofrequency interstitial thermal ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma has been evaluated in 20 patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency interstitial thermal ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma in liver cirrhosis. Role of the laparoscopic approach
    M Montorsi
    Istituto di Chirurgia Generale e Oncologia Chirurgica, Ospedale Maggiore, , Milano, Italy
    Surg Endosc 15:141-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Laparoscopic RITA of hepatocellular carcinoma proved to be a safe and effective technique, at least in the short term. Its role in the treatment of HCC needs to be defined in larger series...
  18. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy with laparoscopic ultrasound for pretreatment staging of hepatocellular carcinoma: a prospective study
    M Montorsi
    Istituto di Chirurgia Generale e Oncologia Chirurgica, Ospedale Maggiore, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 5:312-5. 2001
    ..It provides superior information (intraoperative histologic confirmation) for the diagnosis and pretreatment staging of HCC in patients with cirrhosis when compared with current radiologic imaging techniques...
  19. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided interventional procedures of the liver during laparoscopy: technical considerations
    R Santambrogio
    Dipartimento di Medicina e Chirurgia San Paolo, Clinica Chirurgica, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via A Di Rudini 8, Milan, Italy
    Surg Endosc 16:349-54. 2002
    ..LUS-guided interventional procedures are often used for the staging of neoplastic disease. However, considerable expertise is required to perform the US-guided maneuvers...
  20. pmc Intraoperative ultrasound patterns predict recurrences after surgical treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma()
    R Santambrogio
    Surgical Unit, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    J Ultrasound 13:150-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to identify intraoperative ultrasound patterns observed during HR or RFA that predicting intrahepatic HCC recurrence...
  21. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for primary hepatic neuroendocrine tumours: report of three cases and review of the literature
    M Donadon
    3rd Department of General Surgery, University of Milan School of Medicine, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Via Manzoni 56, 20085 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:325-8. 2006
    ..We report three cases of primary hepatic neuroendocrine tumours, which underwent hepatic resection. Review of the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to these tumours are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound during thoracoscopic procedures for solitary pulmonary nodules
    R Santambrogio
    Clinica Chirurgica and Istituto di Chirurgia Generale e Oncologia Chirurgica, Universita di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:218-22. 1999
    ..We evaluated the use of a dedicated intraoperative ultrasound probe as an aid in localization of small pulmonary nodules during VATS...
  23. pmc Laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma: A critical review from the surgeon's perspective
    R Santambrogio
    Department of Surgery, Bilio Pancreatic Surgery Unit, University of Milan, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    J Ultrasound 11:1-7. 2008
    ..This technique may be indicated in selected cases of HCC when percutaneous RFA is very difficult or contraindicated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic radiofrequency for hepatocellular carcinoma
    R Santambrogio
    Surg Endosc 20:533; author reply 534. 2006