Li Jen Kuo

Summary

Affiliation: Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is final TNM staging a predictor for survival in locally advanced rectal cancer after preoperative chemoradiation therapy?
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2766-72. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of magnetic resonance imaging for locally advanced rectal carcinoma after preoperative chemoradiation therapy
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:23-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Femoral neuropathy after pelvic surgery
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 67:644-6. 2004
  4. doi request reprint NNK enhances cell migration through α7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptor accompanied by increased of fibronectin expression in gastric cancer
    Weu Wang
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:S580-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Silencing of glucose-regulated protein 78 (GRP78) enhances cell migration through the upregulation of vimentin in hepatocellular carcinoma cells
    Po Li Wei
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:S572-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Knockdown survivin expression reduces the efficacy of curcumin treatment in hepatocellular carcinoma cells
    Chin Sheng Hung
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3547-55. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Intersphincteric resection for very low rectal cancer: clinical outcomes of open versus laparoscopic approach and multidimensional analysis of the learning curve for laparoscopic surgery
    Li Jen Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Res 183:524-30. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Can we predict pathologic complete response before surgery for locally advanced rectal cancer treated with preoperative chemoradiation therapy?
    Li Jen Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:613-21. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Glucose-regulated protein 78 silencing down-regulates vascular endothelial growth factor/vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 pathway to suppress human colon cancer tumor growth
    Li Jen Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Surg Res 185:264-72. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint How aggressive should we be in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer?
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, 125 Lih der Road, Pei tou District, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1646-52. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Is final TNM staging a predictor for survival in locally advanced rectal cancer after preoperative chemoradiation therapy?
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2766-72. 2007
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study is to evaluate the correlation between the final pathologic stage and survival in these patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of magnetic resonance imaging for locally advanced rectal carcinoma after preoperative chemoradiation therapy
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:23-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the accuracy of staging with magnetic resonance imaging and to define any factors that interfere in interpretation of images obtained after preoperative chemoradiation therapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Femoral neuropathy after pelvic surgery
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 67:644-6. 2004
    ..We report this unusual complication that followed major pelvic surgery and also review the literature and discuss the possible etiology for prevention of this injury...
  4. doi request reprint NNK enhances cell migration through α7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptor accompanied by increased of fibronectin expression in gastric cancer
    Weu Wang
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:S580-8. 2012
    ..Currently, metastasis is the major issue for clinical cancer therapy, but the influence of NNK on the migration of gastric cancer remains to be determined...
  5. doi request reprint Silencing of glucose-regulated protein 78 (GRP78) enhances cell migration through the upregulation of vimentin in hepatocellular carcinoma cells
    Po Li Wei
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:S572-9. 2012
    ..Glucose-regulated protein 78 (GRP78) plays an important role in embryonic development and cancer progression. However, there is little information regarding the regulation of GRP78 in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) metastasis...
  6. doi request reprint Knockdown survivin expression reduces the efficacy of curcumin treatment in hepatocellular carcinoma cells
    Chin Sheng Hung
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3547-55. 2012
    ..Increased survivin expression promotes cell survival and therapeutic resistance. However, there is little information regarding whether the expression level of survivin affects curcumin treatment in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  7. doi request reprint Intersphincteric resection for very low rectal cancer: clinical outcomes of open versus laparoscopic approach and multidimensional analysis of the learning curve for laparoscopic surgery
    Li Jen Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Res 183:524-30. 2013
    ..Further, we intended to analyze the learning curve for laparoscopic surgery and identify the factors influencing the learning curve...
  8. doi request reprint Can we predict pathologic complete response before surgery for locally advanced rectal cancer treated with preoperative chemoradiation therapy?
    Li Jen Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:613-21. 2012
    ..The aims of this study are to analyze and determine the factors to predict pathologic complete response for patients treated with preoperative neoadjuvant therapy...
  9. doi request reprint Glucose-regulated protein 78 silencing down-regulates vascular endothelial growth factor/vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 pathway to suppress human colon cancer tumor growth
    Li Jen Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Surg Res 185:264-72. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the mechanism of GRP78 in two human colon cancer cell lines...
  10. ncbi request reprint How aggressive should we be in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer?
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center Hospital, 125 Lih der Road, Pei tou District, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1646-52. 2003
    ..In this retrospective study, we collected data from patients with Stage IV colorectal cancer to identify prognostic factors for predicting selection criteria for surgical treatment in patients with metastatic disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bevacizumab plus docetaxel and cisplatin for metastatic breast cancer: a pilot phase II study
    Cheng Jeng Tai
    Superintendent, Superintendent Office, Taipei Medical University Shuang Ho Hospital, No 291, Jhongjheng Rd, Jhonghe City, Taipei County 235, Taiwan, ROC
    Anticancer Res 32:5501-6. 2012
    ..In this pilot phase II study, we investigated the efficacy and safety profiles of bevacizumab in combination with docetaxel plus cisplatin for patients with advanced HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Survivin-mediated cancer cell migration through GRP78 and epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) marker expression in Mahlavu cells
    Cheng Jeng Tai
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:336-43. 2012
    ..Survivin has multiple functions during the progression of cancer. However, the role of survivin in the progression and metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains unknown...
  13. doi request reprint Survivin-mediated therapeutic efficacy of gemcitabine through glucose-regulated protein 78 in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chin Sheng Hung
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2744-52. 2012
    ..Survivin has become a general therapeutic target for cancers because of its selective overexpression in a majority of tumors. However, little is known regarding the effect of survivin expression in combination with gemcitabine on HCC...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of robot-assisted intersphincteric resection for low rectal cancer: comparison with conventional laparoscopy and multifactorial analysis of the learning curve for robotic surgery
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Colorectal Dis 29:555-62. 2014
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of robot-assisted intersphincteric resection (ISR) for low rectal cancer. Further, we attempted to analyze the learning curve for robotic surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Preservation versus division of ilioinguinal nerve on open mesh repair of inguinal hernia: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Wayne Hsu
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, No 252 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei, 11031, Taiwan
    World J Surg 36:2311-9. 2012
    ..Division of the ilioinguinal nerve during hernioplasty has been found to reduce the incidence of chronic groin pain. However, the traditional approach favors preservation of the ilioinguinal nerve during open hernia repair...
  16. ncbi request reprint Oncological and functional outcomes of intersphincteric resection for low rectal cancer
    Li Jen Kuo
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Res 170:e93-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the long-term oncological and functional outcomes of intersphincteric resection...
  17. doi request reprint Nicotine promotes cell migration through alpha7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor in gastric cancer cells
    Yung Chang Lien
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2671-9. 2011
    ..Since metastasis is the major cause of cancer death, the influence of nicotine on the migration of gastric cancer cells remains to be determined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extrapelvic endometriosis complicated with colonic obstruction
    Yu Hung Lin
    Department of Surgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 69:47-50. 2006
    ..We present this unusual disease in general surgical practice and also review the literature. The incidence, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and risk of malignancy of intestinal endometriosis are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Angiomyolipoma of the colon: report of a case and review of the literature
    Jinn Shiun Chen
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 199 Tung Hwa North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:547-9. 2003
    ..We performed left hemicolectomy under the impression of a cancerous mass over the splenic flexure of the colon. Histology revealed an angiomyolipoma of the colon. In addition, we review the literature...
  20. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of diabetes following perianal abscess: a population-based follow-up study
    Po Li Wei
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:235-40. 2013
    ..It remains unclear whether perianal abscess is a prediabetes condition or the initial presentation of type 2 diabetes. Using a population-based dataset, this study aimed to explore the risk of type 2 diabetes following perianal abscess...