Emilio Bertani

Summary

Affiliation: European Institute of Oncology
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aggressive treatment approach for cloacogenic carcinoma of the anorectum: report from a single cancer center
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Dig Surg 27:297-301. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Resection of the primary pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor in patients with unresectable liver metastases: possible indications for a multimodal approach
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Italy Electronic address
    Surgery 155:607-14. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Robotic colectomy: is it necessary?
    E Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Chir 68:445-56. 2013
  4. pmc Recurrence and prognostic factors in patients with aggressive fibromatosis. The role of radical surgery and its limitations
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:184. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of robotic surgery in colorectal resections for cancer
    E Bertani
    General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 58:191-200. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Desmoid tumors of the anterior abdominal wall: results from a monocentric surgical experience and review of the literature
    Emilio Bertani
    European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1642-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of oral polyethylene glycol plus a large volume glycerine enema with a large volume glycerine enema alone in patients undergoing colorectal surgery for malignancy: a randomized clinical trial
    E Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 13:e327-34. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Assessing appropriateness for elective colorectal cancer surgery: clinical, oncological, and quality-of-life short-term outcomes employing different treatment approaches
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G Ripamonti, 435, 20141, Milan, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:1317-27. 2011
  9. pmc Surgical outcomes for colon and rectal cancer over a decade: results from a consecutive monocentric experience in 902 unselected patients
    Bruno Andreoni
    Dept of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 5:73. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcomes after total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 94:182-93; discussion 181. 2006

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Aggressive treatment approach for cloacogenic carcinoma of the anorectum: report from a single cancer center
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Dig Surg 27:297-301. 2010
    ..During the last 10 years, chemoradiation treatment (CRT) has been considered the standard of care for anal cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Resection of the primary pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor in patients with unresectable liver metastases: possible indications for a multimodal approach
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Italy Electronic address
    Surgery 155:607-14. 2014
    ..Liver metastases are unresectable in 80% of cases at diagnosis. In the context of a metastatic disease, the benefit of primary tumor removal in terms of survival is controversial...
  3. ncbi request reprint Robotic colectomy: is it necessary?
    E Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Chir 68:445-56. 2013
    ..Interesting issues for the educational aspects are associated with robotic surgery, as the double console allows the resident to take part actively at the surgical procedure since the beginning of his surgical experience. ..
  4. pmc Recurrence and prognostic factors in patients with aggressive fibromatosis. The role of radical surgery and its limitations
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:184. 2012
    ..Surgery is still the standard treatment for aggressive fibromatosis (AF); however, local control remains a significant problem and the impact of R0 surgery on cumulative recurrence (CR) is objective of contradictory reports...
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of robotic surgery in colorectal resections for cancer
    E Bertani
    General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 58:191-200. 2012
    ..The robotic surgery could be considered a promising surgical field. The high costs represent one of the most relevant drawbacks...
  6. doi request reprint Desmoid tumors of the anterior abdominal wall: results from a monocentric surgical experience and review of the literature
    Emilio Bertani
    European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1642-9. 2009
    ..Because the rarity of the disease, randomized trials are lacking, but in reported retrospective series, it is clear that although it is considered a benign lesion, local recurrence is not uncommon...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of oral polyethylene glycol plus a large volume glycerine enema with a large volume glycerine enema alone in patients undergoing colorectal surgery for malignancy: a randomized clinical trial
    E Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 13:e327-34. 2011
    ..The aim of this randomized clinical trial was to evaluate the impact of preoperative MBP for colon and rectal cancer surgery in comparison with a single glycerine enema...
  8. doi request reprint Assessing appropriateness for elective colorectal cancer surgery: clinical, oncological, and quality-of-life short-term outcomes employing different treatment approaches
    Emilio Bertani
    Division of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G Ripamonti, 435, 20141, Milan, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:1317-27. 2011
    ..In recent years, colorectal cancer surgery has benefitted from new techniques such as laparoscopy and robotic surgery. However, many treatment disparities exist among different centers for patients affected by the same kind of tumors...
  9. pmc Surgical outcomes for colon and rectal cancer over a decade: results from a consecutive monocentric experience in 902 unselected patients
    Bruno Andreoni
    Dept of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 5:73. 2007
    ..This study evaluates the surgical morbidity and long-term outcome of colorectal cancer surgery in an unselected group of patients treated over the period 1994-2003...
  10. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcomes after total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 94:182-93; discussion 181. 2006
    ..This study reviewed the results of surgery for distal rectal cancer following the introduction of total mesorectal excision (TME) for rectal cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by hepatectomy for primarily resectable colorectal cancer liver metastases
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milano, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:829-34. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of LigaSure diathermy coagulation in liver surgery
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Surg Technol Int 17:33-8. 2008
    ..The LigaSure device in this randomized study is safe and simple to use, resulting in less perioperative blood loss and transfusion requirement during hepatic parenchymal transection...
  13. ncbi request reprint The influence of type of operation for distal rectal cancer: survival, outcomes, and recurrence
    Antonio Chiappa
    Dept of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:400-6. 2007
    ..This study analyzed the results of treatment of rectal cancer (tumor within 12 cm of the anal verge) with different techniques...
  14. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of advanced colorectal cancer in the elderly
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan
    Chir Ital 57:589-96. 2005
    ..0001) correlated significantly with overall survival rates in the elderly. Colorectal surgery for malignancy can be performed safely in the elderly with acceptable morbidity and mortality rates and long-term survival...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of resection and outcome in patients with retroperitoneal sarcoma
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Italy
    ANZ J Surg 76:462-6. 2006
    ..A consecutive series of 47 patients with retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS) were resected and prospectively followed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Primary and recurrent retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma: prognostic factors affecting survival
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 93:456-63. 2006
    ..To analyze treatment and survival in 34 patients (28 resected) with primary or recurrent retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Surgery for advanced colorectal cancer in elderly patients with special emphasis for radio-chemotherapy role
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:740-5. 2007
    ..To compare the short- and long-term outcome of older and younger patients with advanced colorectal cancer who underwent elective surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Results of treatment of distal rectal carcinoma since the introduction of total mesorectal excision: a single unit experience, 1994-2003
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 20:221-30. 2005
    ..This study reviewed the results of surgery for distal rectal cancer (where the tumour was within 6 cm of the anal verge) following the introduction of total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer in one institution...
  19. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting worse prognosis in patients affected by pT3 N0 colon cancer: long-term results of a monocentric series of 137 radically resected patients in a 5-year period
    Roberto Biffi
    Division of Abdomino Pelvic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G Ripamonti, 435, 20141, Milan, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:207-15. 2013
    ..For patients with Stage II colon cancer, the use of adjuvant chemotherapy remains controversial. The purpose of this study was to identify clinical and/or pathological findings related to a worse prognosis in this category of patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Primary and recurrent retroperitoneal sarcoma: factors affecting survival and long-term outcome
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1304-9. 2004
    ..To analyze treatment and survival in a series of 39 patients with primary or recurrent retroperitoneal sarcoma treated and prospectively followed at a single institution...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors and outcome of resected patients for gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milano, Via G Ripamonti, 4320141 Milano, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:693-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the outcome of 33 patients with primary gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) who were observed and treated in a single teaching hospital and followed up prospectively...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Ligasure vessel sealer in liver resection: a pilot study
    Antonio Chiappa
    Department of General Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milano, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:2353-7. 2007
    ..This study evaluates alternative energy sources in sealing ductal structures for use in liver resection with minimal blood loss...
  23. pmc Surgical site infections following colorectal cancer surgery: a randomized prospective trial comparing common and advanced antimicrobial dressing containing ionic silver
    Roberto Biffi
    Division of Abdomino Pelvic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via G, Ripamonti, Milan, 435 20141, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 10:94. 2012
    ..An antimicrobial dressing containing ionic silver was found effective in reducing surgical-site infection in a preliminary study of colorectal cancer elective surgery. We decided to test this finding in a randomized, double-blind trial...
  24. ncbi request reprint Detection of circulating tumor cells in patients with locally advanced rectal cancer undergoing neoadjuvant therapy followed by curative surgery
    Elena Magni
    Gastrointestinal and Neuroendocrine Tumors Unit, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, 20141, Milan, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 29:1053-9. 2014
    ..The aim of the study is to investigate the role of CTCs in rectal cancer patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (CT-RT)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of the free radical scavenger dimethyl sulphoxide on experimental normothermic ischaemia of the liver
    Antonio Chiappa
    European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Dig Surg 20:238-45. 2003
    ..This study assessed the effects of intermittent or continuous hepatic ischaemia and reperfusion with or without dimethyl sulphoxide (DMSO) pre-treatment in a rat ischaemic model...