Athanassios Kyrgidis

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based review of risk-reductive strategies for osteonecrosis of the jaws among cancer patients
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 8:124-34. 2013
  2. pmc Melanoma: Stem cells, sun exposure and hallmarks for carcinogenesis, molecular concepts and future clinical implications
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Carcinog 9:3. 2010
  3. pmc The facial skeleton in patients with osteoporosis: a field for disease signs and treatment complications
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 54124, Greece
    J Osteoporos 2011:147689. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence, aetiology, treatment outcome and complications of maxillofacial fractures. A retrospective study from Northern Greece
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Head Prof Dr Dr Konstantinos Antoniades, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 41:637-43. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on bone turnover: an evidence-based review
    Ioannis Konstantinidis
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 8:48-60. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in breast cancer patients with bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws and patients with head and neck cancer: a comparative study using the EORTC QLQ-C30 and QLQ-HN35 questionnaires
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    University Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Anticancer Res 32:3527-34. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Novel antimicrobial agents for the management of maxillofacial and neck infections
    Alexandros A I Valasidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Recent Pat Antiinfect Drug Discov 7:95-103. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Better targeting melanoma: options beyond surgery and conventional chemotherapy
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 3 Papazoli St, Thessaloniki, 546 30, Greece
    Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov 5:147-59. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Root canal therapy for the prevention of osteonecrosis of the jaws: an evidence-based clinical update
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Aust Endod J 36:130-3. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Clinical, histological and demographic predictors for recurrence and second primary tumours of head and neck basal cell carcinoma. A 1062 patient-cohort study from a tertiary cancer referral hospital
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Dermatol 20:276-82. 2010

Collaborators

  • Amit Arora
  • Charalambos Andreadis
  • Ioannis Boukovinas
  • Nikolaos Barbetakis
  • Christos C Zouboulis
  • Eirini Katodritou
  • Konstantinos Antoniades
  • Ioannis Konstantinidis
  • Alexandros A I Valasidis
  • Vasileios Banikas
  • Athanasia Printza
  • Stefanos Triaridis
  • Georgios Kasfikis
  • Konstantinos Vahtsevanos
  • Spyridon N Papageorgiou
  • Dimitrios Kouvelas
  • Thrasivoulos George Tzellos
  • Thrasivoulos George G Tzellos
  • Stefanos K Triaridis
  • Konstantinos H Antoniades
  • Georgios Koloutsos
  • Eirini Oikonomidou
  • Leonidas Sakkas
  • Kyrgidis Athanassios
  • Antoniades Konstantinos
  • Eleni Markovitsi
  • Konstantinos Zervas
  • Helias Antoniades
  • Kasfikis Georgios
  • Antoniades Helias
  • Evgenia Verrou
  • Georgios E Koloutsos
  • Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos
  • Kyriaki Kitikidou
  • Zisis Teleioudis
  • Markovitsi Eleni

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based review of risk-reductive strategies for osteonecrosis of the jaws among cancer patients
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 8:124-34. 2013
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  2. pmc Melanoma: Stem cells, sun exposure and hallmarks for carcinogenesis, molecular concepts and future clinical implications
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Carcinog 9:3. 2010
    ..The aim of the present review is to provide a basis that will allow the construction-or reconstruction-of future melanoma research...
  3. pmc The facial skeleton in patients with osteoporosis: a field for disease signs and treatment complications
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 54124, Greece
    J Osteoporos 2011:147689. 2011
    ..With regard to ONJ, a tabular summary with currently available evidence is provided to facilitate multidisciplinary practice coordination for the treatment of patients receiving bisphosphonates...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence, aetiology, treatment outcome and complications of maxillofacial fractures. A retrospective study from Northern Greece
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Head Prof Dr Dr Konstantinos Antoniades, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 41:637-43. 2013
    ..To analyse the pattern of maxillofacial injuries and treatment outcomes in Northern Greece...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on bone turnover: an evidence-based review
    Ioannis Konstantinidis
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 8:48-60. 2013
    ..Trials investigating the effects of NSAID treatment on bone metabolism outcomes of human patients are limited. Further research is required to confirm or refute the findings of this systematic review...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in breast cancer patients with bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws and patients with head and neck cancer: a comparative study using the EORTC QLQ-C30 and QLQ-HN35 questionnaires
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    University Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Anticancer Res 32:3527-34. 2012
    ..This exploratory study aimed at examining the diagnostic utility, validity and reliability of already established quality of life (QoL) measures in cancer patients with osteonecrosis of the jaws (ONJ)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Novel antimicrobial agents for the management of maxillofacial and neck infections
    Alexandros A I Valasidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Recent Pat Antiinfect Drug Discov 7:95-103. 2012
    ..Special immune mechanisms have evolved in this area, however infections are still very common...
  8. ncbi request reprint Better targeting melanoma: options beyond surgery and conventional chemotherapy
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 3 Papazoli St, Thessaloniki, 546 30, Greece
    Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov 5:147-59. 2011
    ..Based on this trend, one might anticipate that the goal for future advances in the treatment of melanoma patients would be to prolong their lifespan rather than cure them...
  9. ncbi request reprint Root canal therapy for the prevention of osteonecrosis of the jaws: an evidence-based clinical update
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Aust Endod J 36:130-3. 2010
    ..Such an approach is justified, as the risk of compromising the oral health of patients on bisphosphonates undertaking endodontic treatment is negligible compared with the benefit from avoiding dental extractions...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical, histological and demographic predictors for recurrence and second primary tumours of head and neck basal cell carcinoma. A 1062 patient-cohort study from a tertiary cancer referral hospital
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Dermatol 20:276-82. 2010
    ..The strongest predictors for recurrence are positive excision margins and high-risk histology type, indicating the need for additional patient care in such cases...
  11. doi request reprint New concepts for basal cell carcinoma. Demographic, clinical, histological risk factors, and biomarkers. A systematic review of evidence regarding risk for tumor development, susceptibility for second primary and recurrence
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, and University Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Surg Res 159:545-56. 2010
    ..Conclusively, we suggest that further studies aimed in investigating second primary or recurrent BCC are needed to provide better information on the predictive value of certain demographic, clinical and histological factors...
  12. doi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the jaw and bisphosphonate use in breast cancer patients
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 9:1125-34. 2009
    ..The purpose of this review is to critically reflect the incidence, etiopathogenesis, prevention and treatment of osteonecrosis of the jaw. Succinct suggestions are provided to ensure clinicians prevent and detect the complications early...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the head and neck: risk factors of overall and recurrence-free survival
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Cancer 46:1563-72. 2010
    ..The present longitudinal cohort study of HNCSCC was designed to determine whether certain clinical-pathologic features of HNCSCC are associated with reduced overall and recurrence-free survival, as suggested by previous data...
  14. doi request reprint Longitudinal cohort study of risk factors in cancer patients of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw
    Konstantinos Vahtsevanos
    Departments of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Clin Oncol 27:5356-62. 2009
    ..94% to 18.6%. This cohort study aimed to calculate the incidence of and identify the risk factors for ONJ in patients with cancer treated with intravenous zoledronate, ibandronate, and pamidronate...
  15. doi request reprint Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws: a case-control study of risk factors in breast cancer patients
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Clin Oncol 26:4634-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine whether routine dental procedures can be considered as possible risk factors for the development of ONJ in breast cancer patients receiving BP...
  16. doi request reprint Assessing laryngopharyngeal reflux symptoms with the Reflux Symptom Index: validation and prevalence in the Greek population
    Athanasia Printza
    Second Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 145:974-80. 2011
    ..To validate the Reflux Symptom Index (RSI) in Greek patients and estimate the prevalence of laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) symptoms in the Greek population...
  17. doi request reprint Branchial cyst carcinoma revisited: stem cells, dormancy and malignant transformation
    Vasileios Banikas
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Craniofac Surg 22:918-21. 2011
    ..Branchial cleft cyst carcinoma (BCCC) is a type of cancer that arises from cells within these cysts. Despite the distinct criteria that have been reported for its diagnosis, BCCC remains a controversial entity...
  18. doi request reprint Craniofacial surgical management of a patient with systematic juvenile idiopathic arthritis and Crohn's disease
    Georgios Kasfikis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Craniofac Surg 20:948-50. 2009
    ..The surgical outcome is functionally and aesthetically favorable and solid 2 years after the operation. Surgical management of the craniofacial region can be a problem-solving treatment modality for patients with juvenile arthritis...
  19. ncbi request reprint New molecular concepts of Barrett's esophagus: clinical implications and biomarkers
    Athanassios Kyrgidis
    Department of Medicine, Second Medical Clinic, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Ippokration Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Surg Res 125:189-212. 2005
    ..Apart from endoscopy and histology, these data allow for better risk stratification for patients with BE and for more efficient and timely therapeutic approaches...