Alessandro Ferrero

Summary

Affiliation: Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does Pringle maneuver affect survival in patients with colorectal liver metastases?
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62 10128, Turin, Italy
    World J Surg 34:2418-25. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative liver ultrasound still affects surgical strategy for patients with colorectal metastases in the modern era
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati 62, 10128, Turin, Italy
    World J Surg 37:2655-63. 2013
  3. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Intraoperative detection of disappearing colorectal liver metastases as a predictor of residual disease
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62, 10128, Torino, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:806-14. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Preoperative biliary drainage increases infectious complications after hepatectomy for proximal bile duct tumor obstruction
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Unit of Hepato biliary pancreatic and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62, 10128, Torino, Italy
    World J Surg 33:318-25. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Safety of conservative management of bile leakage after hepatectomy with biliary reconstruction
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62 10128, Turin, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:2204-11. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Bisegmentectomies as alternative to right hepatectomy in the treatment of colorectal liver metastases
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I Largo Turati, 62 10128 Torino, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1429-35. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Hepatectomy as treatment of choice for hepatocellular carcinoma in elderly cirrhotic patients
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati 62, 10128 Turin, Italy
    World J Surg 29:1101-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Postoperative liver dysfunction and future remnant liver: where is the limit? Results of a prospective study
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo, Italy
    World J Surg 31:1643-51. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for gastric cancer metastases
    Luca Vigano
    Department of HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Torino, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 60:557-62. 2013

Collaborators

  • Luca Vigano
  • L Capussotti
  • A Muratore
  • Dario Ribero
  • Daniele Regge
  • Gerardo Sarno
  • Giorgio Ercolani
  • Andrea Ruzzenente
  • Carlo Pulitano
  • Paolo Massucco
  • Mehdi Karoui
  • G Torzilli
  • Luca Aldrighetti
  • Giovanni Carlo Anselmetti
  • Stefano Rosso
  • Tadatoshi Takayama
  • Masatoshi Makuuchi
  • Massimo Sartelli
  • Felice Giuliante
  • Nadia Russolillo
  • Marco Tabone
  • Piotr Major
  • Alfredo Guglielmi
  • Samipetteri Laine
  • Elia Poiasina
  • Ionut Negoi
  • Jakub Kenig
  • Luca Ansaloni
  • Gunter Weiss
  • Ferdinando Agresta
  • David van Dellen
  • Pierluigi Viale
  • Nikola Vladov
  • Athanasios Marinis
  • Saila Kauhanen
  • Renato Bessa de Melo
  • Radu Moldovanu
  • Vincenzo Scuderi
  • Daniel Vasco Lazzareschi
  • Roberto Bini
  • Sergio Aloia
  • Mirjami Uotila-Nieminen
  • Nurkan Torer
  • Gennaro Nuzzo
  • Tadeja Pintar
  • Helen Tzerbinis
  • Dmitry Smirnov
  • Ihor Herych
  • Orestis Ioannidis
  • Konstantinos Bouliaris
  • Giorgio Vasquez
  • Cristian Mesina
  • Konstantinos Lasithiotakis
  • Stefano Rausei
  • Olivier Pittet
  • Dragoljub Zivanovic
  • Jelena Petrovic
  • Federico Coccolini
  • Stefano M Giulini
  • Francesco Ardito
  • Cristian Tranà
  • Charalampos Seretis
  • Goran Augustin
  • Fausto Catena
  • Nereo Vettoretto
  • Samir Delibegovic
  • Damien Massalou
  • Boris Sakakushev
  • Marco Catani
  • Giorgio Giraudo
  • Halil Alis
  • Ludwig Ney
  • Jorge Pereira
  • Ari Leppaniemi
  • Nazario Portolani
  • Andras Vereczkei
  • Zoran Krivokapic
  • Martin Hutan
  • Sergio Colizza
  • Matteo Donadon
  • Korhan Taviloglu
  • Pieter Pletinckx
  • Fabio Cesare Campanile
  • Pietro Coletta
  • Elio Jovine
  • Antonio D Pinna
  • Daniele Marrelli
  • Harry van Goor
  • Adam Dziki
  • Fulvio Calise

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Does Pringle maneuver affect survival in patients with colorectal liver metastases?
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62 10128, Turin, Italy
    World J Surg 34:2418-25. 2010
    ..The purpose of this original article was to evaluate the impact of the Pringle maneuver on the survival of patients with colorectal liver metastases...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative liver ultrasound still affects surgical strategy for patients with colorectal metastases in the modern era
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati 62, 10128, Turin, Italy
    World J Surg 37:2655-63. 2013
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate the role of intraoperative ultrasound (IOUS) in intrahepatic staging and the impact on surgical strategy for patients with colorectal liver metastases (CRLM)...
  3. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Intraoperative detection of disappearing colorectal liver metastases as a predictor of residual disease
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62, 10128, Torino, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:806-14. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Preoperative biliary drainage increases infectious complications after hepatectomy for proximal bile duct tumor obstruction
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Unit of Hepato biliary pancreatic and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62, 10128, Torino, Italy
    World J Surg 33:318-25. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to compare the perioperative outcome of liver resection for carcinoma involving the proximal bile duct in jaundiced patients with and without preoperative biliary drainage...
  6. doi request reprint Safety of conservative management of bile leakage after hepatectomy with biliary reconstruction
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62 10128, Turin, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:2204-11. 2008
    ..The risks associated with the conservative management of bile leakage after hepatectomy and associated cholangiojejunostomy are not well defined...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bisegmentectomies as alternative to right hepatectomy in the treatment of colorectal liver metastases
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I Largo Turati, 62 10128 Torino, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1429-35. 2009
    ..Liver surgery for colorectal metastases has moved toward parenchymal sparing strategy with an increasing number of conservative resections. The aim of this study was to elucidate outcomes of bisegmentectomies for right liver metastases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hepatectomy as treatment of choice for hepatocellular carcinoma in elderly cirrhotic patients
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati 62, 10128 Turin, Italy
    World J Surg 29:1101-5. 2005
    ..Long-term results of liver resections for HCC in the elderly may be even better than in younger patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postoperative liver dysfunction and future remnant liver: where is the limit? Results of a prospective study
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo, Italy
    World J Surg 31:1643-51. 2007
    ..The future remnant liver (FRL) limit for safe major hepatectomy with low risk of postoperative liver failure has not yet been well defined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for gastric cancer metastases
    Luca Vigano
    Department of HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Torino, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 60:557-62. 2013
    ..Surgical indications in patients with liver metastases from gastric cancer are debated. To analyze outcomes of surgery and the impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NeoCTx)...
  11. doi request reprint Measured versus estimated total liver volume to preoperatively assess the adequacy of the future liver remnant: which method should we use?
    Dario Ribero
    Department of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I Department of Radiology, Istituto per la Ricerca e la Cura del Cancro, Candiolo, Turin, Italy
    Ann Surg 258:801-6; discussion 806-7. 2013
    ..To determine which method of liver volumetry is more accurate in predicting a safe resection...
  12. doi request reprint Colorectal cancer with synchronous resectable liver metastases: monocentric management in a hepatobiliary referral center improves survival outcomes
    Luca Vigano
    Department of HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Torino, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:938-45. 2013
    ..Management of patients with synchronous colorectal liver metastases (SCRLM) should be individually tailored. This study compares patients managed by hepatobiliary centers from diagnosis with those referred for liver resection (LR)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Timing of resection of liver metastases synchronous to colorectal tumor: proposal of prognosis-based decisional model
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Strada Provinciale 142 km 3, 95 10060, Candiolo, Torino, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1143-50. 2007
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to analyze prognostic factors after synchronous and delayed liver resections to define selection criteria for choosing timing of hepatectomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Extension of right portal vein embolization to segment IV portal branches
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Surgical Oncology Unit and Radiology Unit, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo, Italy
    Arch Surg 140:1100-3. 2005
    ..Our objective was to compare hypertrophy of segments II-III induced by PVE with and without extension to segment IV in patients undergoing major hepatectomy...
  15. doi request reprint Evolution of long-term outcome of liver resection for colorectal metastases: analysis of actual 5-year survival rates over two decades
    Luca Vigano
    Department of HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Turin, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2035-44. 2012
    ..Liver resection (LR) is the only potentially curative treatment of colorectal liver metastases (CRLM). Its outcome over the past 2 decades was studied using actual 5-year survival rates...
  16. ncbi request reprint Major liver resections synchronous with colorectal surgery
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Strada Provinciale 142 km 3, 95 10060, Candiolo, Torino, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:195-201. 2007
    ..Surgical strategy in liver metastases synchronous to colorectal cancer remains controversial. The aim of this study was to evaluate feasibility and short-term outcomes of major hepatectomies synchronous to colorectal surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Liver surgery for colorectal metastases: results after 10 years of follow-up. Long-term survivors, late recurrences, and prognostic role of morbidity
    Luca Vigano
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62, 10128, Torino, Italy
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2458-64. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze 10-year survival outcome in terms of late recurrence rate and prognostic factors of survival...
  18. ncbi request reprint Portal hypertension: contraindication to liver surgery?
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Strada Provinciale 142 km 3 95, 10060 Candiolo, Italy
    World J Surg 30:992-9. 2006
    ..Despite this progress, however, outcomes of hepatectomy in cirrhotic patients with portal hypertension are still uncertain. The aim of this study was to elucidate early and long-term outcomes of liver resection in these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Major liver resections for hepatocellular carcinoma on cirrhosis: early and long-term outcomes
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Istituto per la Ricerca e la Cura del Cancro, Turin, Italy
    Liver Transpl 10:S64-8. 2004
    ..HCCs with PVTT or greater than 10 cm in size have very limited options of treatment; the favorable long-term results of our study suggest that they should undergo surgery if a radical resection can be achieved...
  20. ncbi request reprint Bile leakage and liver resection: Where is the risk?
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo, Italy
    Arch Surg 141:690-4; discussion 695. 2006
    ..The knowledge of risk factors for bile leakage after liver resection could reduce its incidence...
  21. doi request reprint Liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma ≤3 cm: results of an Italian multicenter study on 588 patients
    Felice Giuliante
    Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Agostino Gemelli, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Coll Surg 215:244-54. 2012
    ..The best treatment for patients with small hepatocellular carcinoma (S-HCC) is still controversial. The aim of this study was to evaluate operative and long-term results after liver resection (LR) for S-HCC, defined as tumor ≤3 cm...
  22. doi request reprint Routine anterior approach during right hepatectomy: results of a prospective randomised controlled trial
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    MD Department HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62 10128, Turin, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1324-32. 2012
    ..A prospective randomised controlled trial was designed to evaluate the advantages of routine application of the anterior approach during right hepatectomy...
  23. doi request reprint Additional resection of an intraoperative margin-positive proximal bile duct improves survival in patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Dario Ribero
    Division of Hepato Biliary Pancreatic and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Torino, Italy
    Ann Surg 254:776-81; discussion 781-3. 2011
    ..To assess the survival benefit of additional resection of an intraoperative positive proximal bile duct margin (BD(Marg)) in patients undergoing hepatectomy for hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HCCA)...
  24. doi request reprint Bile leak after hepatectomy: predictive factors of spontaneous healing
    Luca Vigano
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62 10128 Torino, Italy
    Am J Surg 196:195-200. 2008
    ..Bile leakage after hepatectomy usually has spontaneous healing, but some patients require interventional procedures. To identify early predictive factors of conservative management failure...
  25. doi request reprint Liver resection without pedicle clamping: feasibility and need for "salvage clamping". Looking for the right clamping policy. Analysis of 512 consecutive resections
    Luca Vigano
    Department HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Turin, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1820-8. 2011
    ..Pedicle clamping during liver resection (LR) is debated. The purpose of this study is to validate non-clamping policy across a large series of LR and to evaluate the need for salvage clamping (SC) and its outcomes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Right hepatectomy with anterior approach for ruptured liver cell adenoma
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Unit of Surgical Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1557-9. 2007
    ..Intraoperative blood loss was 1500 mL. The postoperative course was uneventful. The patient is doing well ten months after operation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Extensive resections for colorectal liver metastases
    Alessandro Ferrero
    Department of Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati 62, 10100 Turin, Italy
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 11:92-6. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the short- and longterm results in patients who had undergone extensive hepatectomies...
  28. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for hilar cholangiocarcinoma: in-hospital mortality and longterm survival
    Lorenzo Capussotti
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Istituto per la Ricerca e la Cura del Cancro, Candiolo, TO, Italy
    J Am Coll Surg 195:641-7. 2002
    ..Extended surgical procedures are the only chance of longterm survival for patients with Klatskin tumors, but high mortality rates have been reported. The type of treatment for Bismuth type l-II carcinomas is still a matter of discussion...
  29. doi request reprint External tube pancreatostomy reduces the risk of mortality associated with completion pancreatectomy for symptomatic fistulas complicating pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Dario Ribero
    Division of Hepato Biliary Pancreatic and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Torino, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:332-8. 2013
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Liver trisectionectomies for primary and secondary liver cancer in the modern era: results of a single tertiary center
    Nadia Russolillo
    Department HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 620 10128, Turin, Italy
    Updates Surg 62:161-9. 2010
    ..010). Trisectionectomies can be performed safely. Left trisectionectomies are as safe as right trisectionectomies. The accurate preoperative selection is necessary to reduce operative risks...
  31. doi request reprint Locally advanced mid/low rectal cancer with synchronous liver metastases
    Luca Vigano
    Department of HPB and Digestive Surgery, Ospedale Mauriziano Umberto I, Largo Turati, 62, 10128, Torino, Italy
    World J Surg 35:2788-95. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze outcomes of our approach which consists of neoadjuvant chemotherapy or chemoradiotherapy, according to liver disease extension, followed by simultaneous rectal and liver resection...
  32. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant iodine-131-labeled lipiodol for prevention of intrahepatic recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma: which is the best treatment schedule?
    Marco Tabone
    Hepatology 41:1433; author reply 1433-4. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the preoperative determination of tumor markers in the differentiation of liver mass lesions in surgical patients
    Guido Torzilli
    Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery Division, Artificial Organ and Transplantation Division, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:740-5. 2002
    ..The diagnostic accuracy of tumor markers for differentiating focal liver lesions is not yet defined. Therefore, we carried out a retrospective analysis to address this issue...