Lars Lundell

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Principles and results of bariatric surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 30:173-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Acid secretion and gastric surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 29:487-90. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Use of probiotics in abdominal surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Gastrocentrum Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 29:570-3. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes of gastric mucosal architecture during long-term omeprazole therapy: results of a randomized clinical trial
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:639-47. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Surgical therapy of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:947-59. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Seven-year follow-up of a randomized clinical trial comparing proton-pump inhibition with surgical therapy for reflux oesophagitis
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Surg 94:198-203. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of outcomes twelve years after antireflux surgery or omeprazole maintenance therapy for reflux esophagitis
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1292-8; quiz 1260. 2009
  8. pmc Comparing laparoscopic antireflux surgery with esomeprazole in the management of patients with chronic gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a 3-year interim analysis of the LOTUS trial
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, S 141 66 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 57:1207-13. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Therapy of gastroesophageal reflux: evidence-based approach to antireflux surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 25:188-96. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Endoscopic assessment and grading of Barrett's esophagus using magnification endoscopy and narrow band imaging: impact of structured learning and experience on the accuracy of the Amsterdam classification system
    Francisco Baldaque-Silva
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:160-7. 2013

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Publications74

  1. doi request reprint Principles and results of bariatric surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 30:173-7. 2012
    ..Bariatric surgery reduces the risk of global mortality, all-cause mortality and cardiovascular mortality when compared to obese control patients. Both gastric banding and gastric bypass seem to reduce mortality risk...
  2. doi request reprint Acid secretion and gastric surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 29:487-90. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Use of probiotics in abdominal surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Gastrocentrum Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 29:570-3. 2011
    ..This area, however, requires more research before preoperative oral intake of probiotics combined with postoperative treatment can be recommended for patients in need of gastrointestinal surgery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes of gastric mucosal architecture during long-term omeprazole therapy: results of a randomized clinical trial
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:639-47. 2006
    ..The impact of long-term acid suppression on the gastric mucosa remains controversial...
  5. doi request reprint Surgical therapy of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:947-59. 2010
    ..Evaluation and management of failures after anti reflux surgery have to be centralised within each country...
  6. ncbi request reprint Seven-year follow-up of a randomized clinical trial comparing proton-pump inhibition with surgical therapy for reflux oesophagitis
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Surg 94:198-203. 2007
    ..This randomized clinical trial compared long-term outcome after antireflux surgery with acid inhibition therapy in the treatment of chronic gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of outcomes twelve years after antireflux surgery or omeprazole maintenance therapy for reflux esophagitis
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1292-8; quiz 1260. 2009
    ..It is important to evaluate the long-term effects of therapies for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). In a 12-year study, we compared the effects of therapy with omeprazole with those of antireflux surgery...
  8. pmc Comparing laparoscopic antireflux surgery with esomeprazole in the management of patients with chronic gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a 3-year interim analysis of the LOTUS trial
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, S 141 66 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 57:1207-13. 2008
    ..The 3-year interim results of a randomised study comparing both the efficacy and safety of LARS and esomeprazole (ESO) are reported...
  9. ncbi request reprint Therapy of gastroesophageal reflux: evidence-based approach to antireflux surgery
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 25:188-96. 2007
    ..Accordingly, surgical repair has to be evaluated based on modern, evidence-based methodologies...
  10. doi request reprint Endoscopic assessment and grading of Barrett's esophagus using magnification endoscopy and narrow band imaging: impact of structured learning and experience on the accuracy of the Amsterdam classification system
    Francisco Baldaque-Silva
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:160-7. 2013
    ..The critical question then formulated was whether a structured learning program and the level of experience would affect the clinical usefulness of this classification...
  11. doi request reprint Discontinuation of low-dose aspirin therapy after peptic ulcer bleeding increases risk of death and acute cardiovascular events
    Maryam Derogar
    Unit of Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Norra Stationsgatan 67, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:38-42. 2013
    ..Little is known about how discontinuation of low-dose aspirin therapy after peptic ulcer bleeding affects patient mortality or acute cardiovascular events...
  12. doi request reprint Total or posterior partial fundoplication in the treatment of GERD: results of a randomized trial after 2 decades of follow-up
    Jalal Mardani
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Ann Surg 253:875-8. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of pancreatic gland volume on fistula formation after pancreatic tail resection
    Farshad Frozanpor
    Division of Surgery, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Karolinska Institutet, Sodersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    JOP 11:439-43. 2010
    ..Resection of the body and tail of the pancreas (distal pancreatectomy) is associated with high postoperative morbidity, most of which is due to leakage from the pancreatic transection surface...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lack of effect of acid suppression therapy on gastric atrophy. Nordic Gerd Study Group
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgren s University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 117:319-26. 1999
    ....
  15. doi request reprint The effect of prophylactic transpapillary pancreatic stent insertion on clinically significant leak rate following distal pancreatectomy: results of a prospective controlled clinical trial
    Farshad Frozanpor
    Department of Clinical Science and Education, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Surgery, Sodersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Surg 255:1032-6. 2012
    ..To determine whether prophylactic pancreatic duct stenting reduces pancreatic fistula (PF) formation after distal pancreatectomy (DP)...
  16. doi request reprint One-lung ventilation during thoracoabdominal esophagectomy elicits complement activation
    Jon A Tsai
    Division of Surgery, CLINTEC, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Surg Res 152:331-7. 2009
    ..Inflammation and tissue damage may be key pathogenetic pathways and we hypothesized that 1-lung ventilation may induce an inflammatory cascade reflected by markers for such a response...
  17. pmc Efficacy of an anterior as compared with a posterior laparoscopic partial fundoplication: results of a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Cecilia Hagedorn
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Ann Surg 238:189-96. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the efficacy and mechanical consequences of 2 partial fundoplications performed laparoscopically under the framework of a randomized, controlled clinical trial...
  18. ncbi request reprint Health economic evaluation of stent or endoluminal brachytherapy as a palliative strategy in patients with incurable cancer of the oesophagus or gastro-oesophageal junction: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Urs Wenger
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1369-77. 2005
    ..The aim of this prospective, randomized multicentre study was to compare stent placement and brachytherapy regarding health economy and clinical outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Supportive nutrition on recovery of metabolism, nutritional state, health-related quality of life, and exercise capacity after major surgery: a randomized study
    Anders Hyltander
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University of Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:466-74. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Surgery of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a competitive or complementary procedure?
    Lars Lundell
    Division of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 22:161-70. 2004
    ..The other side of the coin is that antireflux surgery has some side effects that signify the importance of this surgery being performed in specialized centers...
  21. doi request reprint Ten-year results of a randomized clinical trial of laparoscopic total fundoplication with or without division of the short gastric vessels
    J Mardani
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Br J Surg 96:61-5. 2009
    ..There seems to be no difference in short-term outcomes with either approach. The aim of the study was to determine whether there were the long-term differences (after 10 years)...
  22. pmc Laparoscopic fundoplication is the treatment of choice for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Protagonist
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Gut 51:468-71. 2002
  23. doi request reprint The clinicopathological spectrum and management of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the bile duct (IPMN-B)
    Melroy A D'souza
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention, and Technology CLINTEC, Division of Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:473-9. 2013
    ..Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the bile duct (IPMN-B) is a rare but increasingly diagnosed clinical entity. Typical cholangioscopic findings usually include intraductal protruding papillary tumors that secrete mucus...
  24. doi request reprint Risk of acute myocardial infarction and stroke after discharge from in-hospital care due to complicated and uncomplicated peptic ulcer disease
    Omid Sadr-Azodi
    Division of Surgery, Department of Clinical Sciences, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:461-6. 2011
    ..The incidence of acute cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in patients treated for complicated or uncomplicated peptic ulcer disease (PUD) has not been ascertained completely...
  25. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass: development of technique, respiratory function, and long-term outcome
    Torsten Olbers
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Obes Surg 13:364-70. 2003
    ..Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) is the preferred operation for the treatment of morbid obesity by many surgeons. Hereby we present the process by which laparoscopic RYGBP (LRYGBP) developed at our institution...
  26. ncbi request reprint Leakage testing at the time of surgical oesophageal myotomy
    Srdjan Kostic
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dig Surg 21:223-6. 2004
    ..The benign character of these diseases further substantiates the importance of operating with greatest possible safety margins. We presently report our experiences with the use of perioperative leakage testing...
  27. ncbi request reprint Incidence of carcinoma of the oesophagus and gastric cardia. Changes over time and geographical differences
    Jens Falk
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Sodersjukhuset, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:1070-4. 2007
    ..The incidence of adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus is rising in many western countries including Sweden...
  28. ncbi request reprint Continued (5-year) followup of a randomized clinical study comparing antireflux surgery and omeprazole in gastroesophageal reflux disease
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, , Sweden
    J Am Coll Surg 192:172-9; discussion 179-81. 2001
    ..But if the dose of omeprazole was adjusted in case of relapse, the two therapeutic strategies reached levels of efficacy that were not statistically different...
  29. ncbi request reprint Correlation between Preoperative Imaging and Intraoperative Risk Assessment in the Prediction of Postoperative Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreatoduodenectomy
    Farshad Frozanpor
    Department of Clinical Science, Danderyd Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, SE 182 88, Stockholm, Sweden
    World J Surg 38:2422-9. 2014
    ..Preoperative computed tomography (CT) calculated pancreatic remnant volume (PRV) and duct width (rPDW) have also been shown to offer useful information about the risk of POPF...
  30. ncbi request reprint Toupet versus Dor as a procedure to prevent reflux after cardiomyotomy for achalasia: results of a randomised clinical trial
    Koshi Kumagai
    Center for Digestive Diseases, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden CLINTEC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Surg 12:673-80. 2014
    ..The most commonly used procedure is the anterior partial fundoplication according to Dor, although during recent years the posterior counterpart (Toupet) has become popular...
  31. doi request reprint Transection of the liver parenchyma with an ultrasound dissector or a stapler device: results of a randomized clinical study
    Mats Savlid
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, 14186, Sweden
    World J Surg 37:799-805. 2013
    ..We designed a randomized clinical trial to compare the cavitron ultrasonic surgical aspirator (CUSA) and an endoscopic stapler device applied in routine clinical hepatic surgical practice...
  32. doi request reprint Major surgery in a neutropenic patient undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation for high risk myelofibrosis
    Petter Brodin
    Center for Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation, B87, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, 14186, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Hematol 96:798-800. 2012
    ..Interestingly, we also found that radical splenectomy 7 days after stem cell transplantation did not lead to any significant loss of infused stem cells...
  33. ncbi request reprint Advances in the treatment of patients with gastric adenocarcinoma
    Theodoros Foukakis
    Department of Oncology, Karolinska University Hospital Södersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:277-85. 2007
    ..However, the response rates have generally been moderate and there is no consensus on the optimal combination of cytotoxic agents and the potential role of more recently developed "targeted therapies"...
  34. ncbi request reprint Repeat antireflux surgery: effectiveness of a toupet partial posterior fundoplication
    Erik Johnsson
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Eur J Surg 168:441-5. 2002
    ..To report the feasibility and efficacy of posterior partial fundoplication for patients with recurrent reflux after previous antireflux operations...
  35. doi request reprint Treatment of postoperative esophagorespiratory fistulas with dual self-expanding metal stents
    Thorhallur Agustsson
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    World J Surg 33:1224-8. 2009
    ..With the introduction and development of self-expandable metal stents (SEMS), new therapeutic options have emerged for these severe complications...
  36. ncbi request reprint An anterior or posterior approach to partial fundoplication? Long-term results of a randomized trial
    C Engstrom
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Goteborg, Stockholm, Sweden
    World J Surg 31:1221-5; discussion 1226-7. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and Helicobacter pylori or gastro-oesophageal reflux disease from Helicobacter pylori?
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:S23-7. 2001
    ..Thus, the excellent safety record of these compounds seems not to be compromised by the presence of H. pylori...
  38. ncbi request reprint Long-term management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease with omeprazole or open antireflux surgery: results of a prospective, randomized clinical trial. The Nordic GORD Study Group
    L Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:879-87. 2000
    ..The efficacy of antireflux surgery (ARS) and omeprazole treatment in the control of gastrooesophageal reflux disease (GORD) are well established. We have compared these two therapeutic options in a randomized, clinical trial...
  39. ncbi request reprint Impact of complete gastric fundus mobilization on outcome after laparoscopic total fundoplication
    A Blomqvist
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Gastrointest Surg 4:493-500. 2000
    ..Dividing all short gastric vessels had no impact on the functional outcome during the first year of recovery after a total laparoscopic fundoplication...
  40. ncbi request reprint Postoperative pancreatic fistula formation according to ISGPF criteria after D2 gastrectomy in Western patients
    Chih Han Kung
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Surgery, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, GastroCentrum kirurgi K53, 141 81, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastric Cancer 17:571-7. 2014
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Impact of choice of therapeutic strategy for acute cholecystitis on patient's health-related quality of life. Results of a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Mikael Johansson
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Dig Surg 21:359-62. 2004
    ..The aim of this prospective, randomized study was to determine if health related quality of life is affected by the choice of surgical strategy in the management of acute cholecystitis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Manometric characteristics of the gastroesophageal junction after anterior versus posterior partial fundoplication
    C Engstrom
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Dis Esophagus 18:31-6. 2005
    ..The manometric mechanisms behind the inferior reflux control achieved by a Watson type of anterior partial wrap has now been further elucidated...
  43. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty--an effective long-term therapy for morbidly obese patients?
    T Olbers
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Frolunda Specialist Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Obes Surg 11:726-30. 2001
    ..Vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) has previously been documented as an effective treatment for morbid obesity. We have described a laparoscopic technique to perform this operation. Follow-up data are now presented...
  44. ncbi request reprint Complications after anti-reflux surgery
    L Lundell
    Division of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, S 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 18:935-45. 2004
    ..The best-documented preventive strategy presented so far is to carry out a posterior partial fundoplication and to ensure that the patient is operated on in a high-volume, specialised centre...
  45. doi request reprint Autophagic-lysosomal pathway is the main proteolytic system modified in the skeletal muscle of esophageal cancer patients
    Nicolas Tardif
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care NT, MK, and OR and Surgery LL, Gastrocentrum, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, and the Department of Clinical Science, Danderyds Hospital and Department of Surgery, Ersta Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden AT
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:1485-92. 2013
    ..In cancer cachexia, muscle depletion is related to morbidity and mortality. Muscle-wasting mechanisms in cancer patients are not fully understood...
  46. pmc Systematic review: Laparoscopic fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease in partial responders to proton pump inhibitors
    Lars Lundell
    Lars Lundell, Department of Surgery, CLINTEC, Karolinska Institutet, S141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    World J Gastroenterol 20:804-13. 2014
    ..To assess laparoscopic fundoplication (LF) in partial responders to proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
  47. doi request reprint Association between adherence to concomitant proton pump inhibitor therapy in current NSAID users and upper gastrointestinal complications
    Christian Jonasson
    Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:531-8. 2013
    ..Observational studies have, however, suggested that the clinical efficacy of PPI therapy may be reduced because of poor adherence...
  48. ncbi request reprint Surgical therapies in Barrett's esophagus
    Lars Lundell
    Department of Surgery, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm S 141 86, Sweden
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 13:433-47, vi. 2003
    ..This article also will address the issue of whether complete reflux control in patients with Barrett's esophagus can prevent the metaplastic mucosa from further progression to dysplasia and adenocarcinoma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Long-term efficacy of total (Nissen-Rossetti) and posterior partial (Toupet) fundoplication: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Cecilia Hagedorn
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:540-5. 2002
    ..Earlier observations demonstrating the advantages of a partial fundoplication, which included fewer complaints associated with gas-bloat, continue to be valid after more than 10 years of follow-up...
  50. ncbi request reprint Transhepatic placement of an enteral stent to treat jaundice in a tumor recurrence obstructed afferent loop after a whipple procedure
    Erik Johnsson
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Dig Surg 20:329-31. 2003
    ..The present case describes a less invasive method to provide adequate drainage of the obstructed jejunal limb by insertion of a 22-mm enteral Wallstent transhepatically. The patient became and stayed anicteric during 7 months' follow-up...
  51. doi request reprint Endoscopic assessment and grading of Barrett's esophagus using magnification endoscopy and narrow-band imaging: accuracy and interobserver agreement of different classification systems (with videos)
    Francisco Baldaque Silva
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:7-14. 2011
    ..Until now, no comparative and external evaluation of these systems in a clinical-like situation has been performed...
  52. ncbi request reprint Role of acid secretory response to sham feeding in predicting recurrent ulceration after proximal gastric vagotomy
    B Stenquist
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgren Hospital, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Br J Surg 81:1002-6. 1994
    ..This test may be helpful for the validation of new techniques of vagotomy...
  53. ncbi request reprint Preoperative adjuvant radiochemotherapy may increase the risk in patients undergoing thoracoabdominal esophageal resections
    B Liedman
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dig Surg 18:169-75. 2001
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate whether neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy in patients scheduled for a thoracoabdominal resection impairs their working capacity and adds to the postoperative risk...
  54. ncbi request reprint Symptom control may improve food intake, body composition, and aspects of quality of life after gastrectomy in cancer patients
    B Liedman
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Dig Dis Sci 46:2673-80. 2001
    ..Gastrointestinal symptom control seems important to minimize impairment in quality of life, body composition, and eating after gastrectomy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Management of acute cholecystitis in the laparoscopic era: results of a prospective, randomized clinical trial
    Mikael Johansson
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:642-5. 2003
    ..05). Despite a high conversion rate, early laparoscopic cholecystectomy offered significant advantages in the management of acute cholecystitis compared to a conservative strategy. The greatest advantage was a reduced total hospital stay...
  56. ncbi request reprint An antireflux stent versus conventional stents for palliation of distal esophageal or cardia cancer: a randomized clinical study
    U Wenger
    Unit of Esophageal and Gastric Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Surg Endosc 20:1675-80. 2006
    ..This study compared the effects of a Dua antireflux stent with those of a conventional stent...
  57. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of day-care versus overnight-stay laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    M Johansson
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Br J Surg 93:40-5. 2006
    ..Few studies have been conducted with primary focus on patient acceptance and preferences in terms of quality of life for this practice compared with overnight stay...
  58. pmc Histamine containing endocrine cells in the human stomach
    H Lonroth
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgren s Hospital, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Gut 31:383-8. 1990
    ..These findings suggest that the histamine containing endocrine cells in the human stomach are identical with the so called enterochromaffin like cells...
  59. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of open versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the treatment of acute cholecystitis
    M Johansson
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Br J Surg 92:44-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this prospective trial was to determine whether surgical approach (open versus laparoscopic) had an impact on morbidity and postoperative recovery after cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Mechanical consequences of short gastric vessel division at the time of laparoscopic total fundoplication
    Cecilia Engström
    Departments of Surgery and Otorhinolaryngology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:442-7. 2004
    ..However, after gastric distension with air, more TLESRs were recorded in the latter group suggesting a better maintained ability to vent air from the stomach...
  61. ncbi request reprint Physical function and quality of life after thoracoabdominal oesophageal resection. Results of a follow-up study
    Monika Fagevik Olsen
    Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dig Surg 22:63-8. 2005
    ..The long-term functional outcome after thoracoabdominal resection has to be better evaluated. A study was performed to evaluate patients after a similar operation both in terms of physical function and health-related quality of life (HRQL)...
  62. doi request reprint Standardization of surgical technique in antireflux surgery: the LOTUS Trial experience
    Stephen E A Attwood
    Department of Surgery, Northumbria Healthcare, North Tyneside Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, NE29 8NH, United Kingdom
    World J Surg 32:995-8. 2008
    ..This study was designed to identify a methodology for standardization of surgical technique and to measure the effectiveness of this standardization...
  63. ncbi request reprint Occurrence and future history of oesophageal symptoms in an urban Swedish population: results of a questionnaire-based, ten-year follow-up study
    Magnus Ruth
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:629-35. 2005
    ..To evaluate the occurrence and changes over time of upper gastrointestinal symptoms in adult subjects randomly recruited from the general population...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Adjuvant therapy of ventricular cancer tested in Sweden]
    Bengt Glimelius
    Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 104:3214-5; discussion 3215-6. 2007
  65. ncbi request reprint The effect of cisapride on oesophageal motility and lower sphincter function in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Caterina Finizia
    Departments of Otorhinolaryngology and Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 14:9-14. 2002
    ..To evaluate the efficiency by which the 5-HT4 agonist cisapride affects important motor functions involved in the control of gastro-oesophageal reflux...
  66. ncbi request reprint Functional long-term outcome of a free jejunal transplant reconstruction following chemoradiotherapy and radical resection for hypopharyngeal and proximal oesophageal carcinoma
    Henrik Bergquist
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Goteborg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dig Surg 21:426-31; discussion 432-3. 2004
    ..To evaluate the functional outcome of a reconstruction by a free vascularized jejunal transplant combined with a voice prosthesis after chemoradiotherapy and surgery for proximal oesophageal or hypopharyngeal cancer...
  67. ncbi request reprint The effect of mosapride on oesophageal motor function and acid reflux in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Magnus Ruth
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:1115-21. 2003
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal symptoms in type 1 diabetic patients, as compared to a general population. A questionnaire-based study
    Ann Christine Mjörnheim
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Digestion 68:102-8. 2003
    ..To examine the prevalence of gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms in patients with type 1 diabetes as compared to age- and sex-matched controls...
  69. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based, Latin-American consensus on gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Henry Cohen
    Department of Gastroenterology, Uruguayan Medical School, Montevideo, Uruguay
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:349-68. 2006
    ..The methodology, results and recommendations of the consensus are described in detail...
  70. ncbi request reprint A critical review of the diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus: the AGA Chicago Workshop
    Prateek Sharma
    University of Kansas School of Medicine and VA Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri 64128 2295, USA
    Gastroenterology 127:310-30. 2004
    ..The diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus (BE) are controversial. We conducted a critical review of the literature in BE to provide guidance on clinically relevant issues...
  71. ncbi request reprint Acid challenge to the human esophageal mucosa: effects on epithelial architecture in health and disease
    Mogens Bove
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dig Dis Sci 50:1488-96. 2005
    ..A protective effect of luminal nitric oxide on DIS development is suggested...
  72. ncbi request reprint Commentary regarding nighttime reflux
    Lars Lundell
    Digestion 72:228. 2005
  73. ncbi request reprint Acid challenge to the esophageal mucosa: effects on local nitric oxide formation and its relation to epithelial functions
    Mogens Bove
    Department of Otolaryngology, NAL, Trollhattan, Sweden
    Dig Dis Sci 50:640-8. 2005
    ..Blood flow was lower among reflux patients but did not correlate with acid exposure or nitric oxide. Nitric oxide is formed following acid perfusion and predominantly in gastroesophageal reflux disease...
  74. ncbi request reprint Relationship of tumor burden and patients' minimization of distress in facing surgery for gastric cancer
    Jan Svedlund
    Psychiatry Section, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Psychosomatics 46:233-43. 2005
    ..The findings highlight the need for careful medical interviewing to enhance patient-physician communication about symptoms and signs of malignant diseases...