Adolfo Pisanu

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Affiliation: University of Cagliari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Acute diverticulitis in the young: the same disease in a different patient
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Clinica Chirurgica, Department of Surgery, University of Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Presidio Policlinico di Monserrato, Blocco G, SS 554 Km 4, 500, 09042 Monserrato CA, Italy
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2013:867961. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic review with meta-analysis of studies comparing intraoperative neuromonitoring of recurrent laryngeal nerves versus visualization alone during thyroidectomy
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy Electronic address
    J Surg Res 188:152-61. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Systematic review with meta-analysis of prospective randomized trials comparing minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy (MIVAT) and conventional thyroidectomy (CT)
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:1057-68. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of studies comparing single-incision laparoscopic appendectomy and conventional multiport laparoscopic appendectomy
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    J Surg Res 183:e49-59. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Early prediction of hypocalcemia following total thyroidectomy using combined intact parathyroid hormone and serum calcium measurement
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:423-30. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Encapsulated papillary thyroid carcinoma: is it a distinctive clinical entity with low-grade malignancy?
    A Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 36:78-83. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of prospective randomized studies comparing single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) and conventional multiport laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CMLC)
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Presidio Policlinico di Monserrato, Blocco G, SS 554 Km 4, 500, 09042 Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1790-801. 2012
  8. pmc Rectal perforation from endometriosis in pregnancy: case report and literature review
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, Via Ospedale 46, 09124, Cagliari, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 16:648-51. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Oncocytic cell tumors of the thyroid: factors predicting malignancy and influencing prognosis, treatment decisions, and outcomes
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, Via Ospedale 46, 09124, Cagliari, Italy
    World J Surg 34:836-43. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Larger tumor size predicts nodal involvement in patients with follicular thyroid carcinoma
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Tumori 97:296-303. 2011

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Publications20

  1. pmc Acute diverticulitis in the young: the same disease in a different patient
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Clinica Chirurgica, Department of Surgery, University of Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Presidio Policlinico di Monserrato, Blocco G, SS 554 Km 4, 500, 09042 Monserrato CA, Italy
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2013:867961. 2013
    ..Current policies to prevent diverticular disease and its related complications must include obesity control together with high-fiber diet and regular exercise...
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic review with meta-analysis of studies comparing intraoperative neuromonitoring of recurrent laryngeal nerves versus visualization alone during thyroidectomy
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy Electronic address
    J Surg Res 188:152-61. 2014
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis was to evaluate the potential improvement of IONM versus RLN visualization alone (VA) in reducing the incidence of vocal cord palsy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Systematic review with meta-analysis of prospective randomized trials comparing minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy (MIVAT) and conventional thyroidectomy (CT)
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:1057-68. 2013
    ..The aim of this systematic review with meta-analysis has been to assess and validate the safety and feasibility of MIVAT when compared to conventional thyroidectomy (CT) and to verify other potential benefits and drawbacks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of studies comparing single-incision laparoscopic appendectomy and conventional multiport laparoscopic appendectomy
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    J Surg Res 183:e49-59. 2013
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis was to assess feasibility, safety, and potential benefits of SILS-A when compared with CMLA...
  5. doi request reprint Early prediction of hypocalcemia following total thyroidectomy using combined intact parathyroid hormone and serum calcium measurement
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:423-30. 2013
    ..This study aimed to prospectively assess the diagnostic accuracy of combined iPTH and serum calcium measurement in predicting early postoperative hypocalcemia...
  6. doi request reprint Encapsulated papillary thyroid carcinoma: is it a distinctive clinical entity with low-grade malignancy?
    A Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Monserrato, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 36:78-83. 2013
    ..Herein we focused on the search for factors predicting biological behavior and influencing prognosis of EPTC in comparison with the non-encapsulated counterpart of papillary thyroid carcinoma (NEPTC)...
  7. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of prospective randomized studies comparing single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) and conventional multiport laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CMLC)
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Presidio Policlinico di Monserrato, Blocco G, SS 554 Km 4, 500, 09042 Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1790-801. 2012
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis has been to assess the feasibility and safety of SILC when compared to conventional multiport laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CMLC)...
  8. pmc Rectal perforation from endometriosis in pregnancy: case report and literature review
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, Via Ospedale 46, 09124, Cagliari, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 16:648-51. 2010
    ..This report is believed to be the first case of spontaneous rectal perforation from endometriosis in pregnancy, and it shows the potential occurrence of serious and unexpected complications of the disease...
  9. doi request reprint Oncocytic cell tumors of the thyroid: factors predicting malignancy and influencing prognosis, treatment decisions, and outcomes
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, Via Ospedale 46, 09124, Cagliari, Italy
    World J Surg 34:836-43. 2010
    ..We focused on the search for specific factors that predict malignancy and influence the prognosis of OCTs, and for their most appropriate management...
  10. doi request reprint Larger tumor size predicts nodal involvement in patients with follicular thyroid carcinoma
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Tumori 97:296-303. 2011
    ..In the present study we focused on the search for risk factors predictive of lymph node involvement in patients with follicular thyroid carcinoma to plan the most appropriate management and follow-up...
  11. pmc Unusual metachronous isolated inguinal lymph node metastasis from adenocarcinoma of the sigmoid colon
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    World J Surg Oncol 9:128. 2011
    ..In the case of nodal metastasis to the body surface lymph nodes from colonic carcinoma, following the small number of such cases reported in the literature, no definitive conclusions can be drawn...
  12. doi request reprint Risk factors for nodal metastasis and recurrence among patients with papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: differences in clinical relevance between nonincidental and incidental tumors
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 46, 09124 Cagliari, Italy
    World J Surg 33:460-8. 2009
    ..0 cm or less in diameter. Herein we focused on the search for risk factors predicting nodal metastasis and recurrence in PMCs, analyzing differences in presentation, treatment, and prognosis between nonincidental and incidental tumors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting in-hospital mortality of patients with diffuse peritonitis from perforated colonic diverticulitis
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 83:319-24. 2012
    ..Herein we evaluate factors influencing prognosis of patients with perforated colonic diverticulitis and the current validity of Mannheim Peritonitis Index (MPI) in predicting mortality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting malignancy of Hürthle cell tumors of the thyroid: influence on surgical treatment
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery and Study Center of Endocrine Surgery, Semeiotica Chirurgica of the University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 46, 09124, Cagliari, Italy
    World J Surg 28:761-5. 2004
    ..Therefore, because of diagnostic uncertainties, we believe that an experienced surgeon can safely perform total thyroidectomy in all patients with an HCT...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sternohyoid muscle flap interposition in the treatment of an acquired tracheoesophageal fistula
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Head Neck 31:962-7. 2009
    ..Tracheoesophageal fistula caused by prolonged intubation is a rare clinical entity. We report the case of a patient successfully treated by interposition of a sternohyoid muscle flap...
  16. ncbi request reprint Curative surgery for gastric cancer in the elderly: treatment decisions, surgical morbidity, mortality, prognosis and quality of life
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Department of Surgery, Clinica Chirurgica of the University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Tumori 93:478-84. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify factors influencing mortality, morbidity, survival and quality of life after curative surgery for gastric cancer in patients aged 75 years and older, and to plan their appropriate management...
  17. ncbi request reprint A rare case of vagus nerve schwannoma
    Oreste Nardello
    Clinica Chirurgica, Dipartimento Chirurgico Materno Infantile e Scienze delle Immagini, Universita degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari
    Chir Ital 59:907-10. 2007
    ..They are very often asymptomatic and imaging techniques are helpful, but fine needle biopsy is often inconclusive. Total resection is the treatment of choice...
  18. doi request reprint Potential utility of xenobiotic mitogens in the context of liver regeneration in the elderly and living-related transplantation
    Amedeo Columbano
    Dipartimento di Tossicologia, Sezione di Oncologia e Patologia Molecolare, Cagliari, Italy
    Lab Invest 88:408-15. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Synchronous isolated splenic metastasis from colon carcinoma and concomitant splenic abscess: a case report and review of the literature
    Adolfo Pisanu
    Clinica Chirurgica, Universita degli Studi di Cagliari, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, Via Ospedale 46, Cagliari 09124, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 13:5516-20. 2007
    ..Prognosis for synchronous splenic metastasis seems to be related to the advanced stage of the disease. Nevertheless, no definitive conclusions can be drawn because of the small number of cases...