Dirk J Gouma

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obstructive jaundice due to hepatobiliary cystadenoma or cystadenocarcinoma
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Gastroenterol 12:5735-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint [The centralisation of highly complex operations]
    Dirk J Gouma
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Chirurgie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4887. 2012
  3. pmc Acute cholecystitis in high risk surgical patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CHOCOLATE trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kirsten Kortram
    Dept of Surgery, St, Antonius Hospital Nieuwegein
    Trials 13:7. 2012
  4. pmc Evaluation of POSSUM for patients undergoing pancreatoduodenectomy
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 33:1481-7. 2009
  5. pmc Management of solid-pseudopapillary neoplasms of the pancreas: a comparison with standard pancreatic neoplasms
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 31:1130-5. 2007
  6. pmc Long-term results of a primary end-to-end anastomosis in peroperative detected bile duct injury
    P R de Reuver
    Department of Surgery, Amsterdam Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:296-302. 2007
  7. pmc Long-term prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in patients after secondary peritonitis
    Kimberly R Boer
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 11:R30. 2007
  8. pmc Minimally invasive 'step-up approach' versus maximal necrosectomy in patients with acute necrotising pancreatitis (PANTER trial): design and rationale of a randomised controlled multicenter trial [ISRCTN13975868]
    Marc G H Besselink
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 6:6. 2006
  9. pmc Perioperative strategy in colonic surgery; LAparoscopy and/or FAst track multimodal management versus standard care (LAFA trial)
    Jan Wind
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 6:16. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint [Bile duct injury after cholecystectomy: risk of mortality substantially higher]
    D J Gouma
    afd Algemene Chirurgie, Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Postbus 22 660, 1100 DD Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:1020-4. 2004

Detail Information

Publications114 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Obstructive jaundice due to hepatobiliary cystadenoma or cystadenocarcinoma
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Gastroenterol 12:5735-8. 2006
    ..HBC and cystadenocarcinoma may give rise to obstructive jaundice. Evaluation with cross-sectional imaging techniques is useful. ERCP is a useful tool to differentiate extraductal from intraductal obstruction...
  2. ncbi request reprint [The centralisation of highly complex operations]
    Dirk J Gouma
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Chirurgie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4887. 2012
    ..Data per illness, with adequate correction for case mix, are of crucial importance for comparing the differences in quality of care between hospitals...
  3. pmc Acute cholecystitis in high risk surgical patients: percutaneous cholecystostomy versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CHOCOLATE trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kirsten Kortram
    Dept of Surgery, St, Antonius Hospital Nieuwegein
    Trials 13:7. 2012
    ..Percutaneous cholecystostomy may be an alternative treatment option but the current literature does not provide the surgical community with evidence based advice...
  4. pmc Evaluation of POSSUM for patients undergoing pancreatoduodenectomy
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 33:1481-7. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Management of solid-pseudopapillary neoplasms of the pancreas: a comparison with standard pancreatic neoplasms
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 31:1130-5. 2007
    ..Solid-pseudopapillary neoplasms (SPNs) of the pancreas are increasingly diagnosed, but the exact surgical management in terms of extent of the resection is not well defined...
  6. pmc Long-term results of a primary end-to-end anastomosis in peroperative detected bile duct injury
    P R de Reuver
    Department of Surgery, Amsterdam Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:296-302. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Long-term prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in patients after secondary peritonitis
    Kimberly R Boer
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 11:R30. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Minimally invasive 'step-up approach' versus maximal necrosectomy in patients with acute necrotising pancreatitis (PANTER trial): design and rationale of a randomised controlled multicenter trial [ISRCTN13975868]
    Marc G H Besselink
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 6:6. 2006
    ..So far, these strategies have never been compared in a randomised controlled trial. The PANTER study (PAncreatitis, Necrosectomy versus sTEp up appRoach) was conceived to yield the evidence needed for a considered policy decision...
  9. pmc Perioperative strategy in colonic surgery; LAparoscopy and/or FAst track multimodal management versus standard care (LAFA trial)
    Jan Wind
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 6:16. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Bile duct injury after cholecystectomy: risk of mortality substantially higher]
    D J Gouma
    afd Algemene Chirurgie, Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Postbus 22 660, 1100 DD Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:1020-4. 2004
    ..A bile duct lesion should be suspected when the patient has not recovered within 48 hours. Endoscopic or percutaneous treatment of stenoses or leakage is usually successful, even after several weeks...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostics and treatment of distal bile duct or pancreatic carcinoma; guidelines of the Amsterdam and Twente Comprehensive Cancer Centers]
    D J Gouma
    afd Chirurgie, Academisch Medisch Centrum, Postbus 22 660, 1100 DD Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:1362-4. 2001
    ..It consisted of (a) describing the diagnostic work-up in the area, (b) developing the guidelines, (c) spreading the recommendations. The implementation and application of the guidelines are currently being evaluated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of acute cholangitis
    Dirk J Gouma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Dis 21:25-9. 2003
    ..In patients with malignant disease, particularly after repeated stent failure and subsequent cholangitis, bypass surgery should be considered in patients with a life expectancy of >3 months...
  13. doi request reprint Preoperative biliary drainage in patients with obstructive jaundice: history and current status
    N A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center at the University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:814-20. 2009
    ..Mortality was significantly reduced in these animal models. Human studies show conflicting results...
  14. ncbi request reprint Complicated laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A case report
    D J Gouma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center at the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 19:114-6. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint [Cholecystectomy: transvaginal, transgastric, transumbilical or 'just' laparoscopic]
    Dirk J Gouma
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Heelkunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3933. 2011
    ..The female population's perception of transvaginal NOTES for cholecystectomy is still under discussion...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a European perspective
    Dirk J Gouma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 17:569-86, ix. 2008
    ..These changes are discussed in this article. Specific attention is given to European studies and contributions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Management of bile duct injuries: treatment and long-term results
    D J Gouma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center at the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 19:117-22. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after repair of bile duct injury
    D J Gouma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 89:385-6. 2002
  19. pmc Rates of complications and death after pancreaticoduodenectomy: risk factors and the impact of hospital volume
    D J Gouma
    Departments of Surgery and Clinical Epidemiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 232:786-95. 2000
    ..To perform a two-part study of pancreaticoduodenectomy in the Netherlands, focusing on the effects of risk factors on outcomes in a single high-volume hospital and the effect of hospital volume on outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy
    D J Gouma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 93:905-6. 2006
  21. doi request reprint Controversies in the use of portal vein embolization
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 25:436-44. 2008
    ..The aim of this overview is to point out and discuss current controversies in the application of PVE...
  22. doi request reprint Early postoperative hyperglycemia is associated with postoperative complications after pancreatoduodenectomy
    Wietse J Eshuis
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 253:739-44. 2011
    ..To investigate the relation between perioperative hyperglycemia and complications after pancreatoduodenectomy...
  23. doi request reprint Preoperative biliary drainage for cancer of the head of the pancreas
    Niels A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    N Engl J Med 362:129-37. 2010
    ..The benefits of preoperative biliary drainage, which was introduced to improve the postoperative outcome in patients with obstructive jaundice caused by a tumor of the pancreatic head, are unclear...
  24. doi request reprint Predicting distant metastasis in patients with suspected pancreatic and periampullary tumors for selective use of staging laparoscopy
    Annelie Slaar
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 35:2528-34. 2011
    ..Routine SL is not advocated, but some studies suggest its selective use. The aim of this study was to identify patients at risk for metastasis in whom SL could be beneficial...
  25. pmc Endoscopic and percutaneous preoperative biliary drainage in patients with suspected hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Jaap J Kloek
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, P O Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:119-25. 2010
    ..The current study compared outcomes of endoscopic biliary drainage (EBD) and percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage (PTBD) in patients with resectable HCCA...
  26. pmc Costs of relaparotomy on-demand versus planned relaparotomy in patients with severe peritonitis: an economic evaluation within a randomized controlled trial
    Brent C Opmeer
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R97. 2010
    ..We now report the full economic evaluation for this trial, including detailed methods, nonmedical costs, further differentiated cost calculations, and robustness of different assumptions in sensitivity analyses...
  27. doi request reprint Therapeutic delay and survival after surgery for cancer of the pancreatic head with or without preoperative biliary drainage
    Wietse J Eshuis
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 252:840-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate the relation between delay in surgery because of preoperative biliary drainage (PBD) and survival in patients scheduled for surgery for pancreatic head cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic versus surgical drainage of the pancreatic duct in chronic pancreatitis
    Djuna L Cahen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    N Engl J Med 356:676-84. 2007
    ..For patients with chronic pancreatitis and a dilated pancreatic duct, ductal decompression is recommended. We conducted a randomized trial to compare endoscopic and surgical drainage of the pancreatic duct...
  29. ncbi request reprint Incidence and management of biliary leakage after hepaticojejunostomy
    Steve M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:1163-71; discussion 1171-3. 2005
    ..000). There was no mortality in the patients with biliary leakage. Leakage after a hepaticojejunostomy is a relatively rare complication without mortality and can safely be managed with percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage...
  30. pmc Volumetric and functional recovery of the remnant liver after major liver resection with prior portal vein embolization : recovery after PVE and liver resection
    Jacomina W van den Esschert
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, IWO 1, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1464-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of preoperative portal vein embolization on liver volume and function 3 months after major liver resection...
  31. pmc Assessment of future remnant liver function using hepatobiliary scintigraphy in patients undergoing major liver resection
    Wilmar de Graaf
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:369-78. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare future remnant liver function assessed by (99m)Tc-mebrofenin hepatobiliary scintigraphy with future remnant liver volume in the prediction of liver failure after major liver resection...
  32. doi request reprint Predictors of posthepatectomy ascites with or without previous portal vein embolization
    Lisette T Hoekstra
    Departments of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 29:468-74. 2012
    ..To identify predictors of postoperative ascites after liver resection for patients with or without preoperative portal vein embolization (PVE)...
  33. pmc Early surgery versus optimal current step-up practice for chronic pancreatitis (ESCAPE): design and rationale of a randomized trial
    Usama Ahmed Ali
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, PO 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:49. 2013
    ..Therefore, we designed a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the benefits, risks and costs of early surgical intervention compared to the current stepwise practice for chronic pancreatitis...
  34. doi request reprint Effect of preoperative biliary drainage on coagulation and fibrinolysis in severe obstructive cholestasis
    Jaap J Kloek
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Gastroenterol 44:646-52. 2010
    ..To evaluate the function of coagulation and fibrinolysis in cholestatic patients before and after preoperative biliary drainage (PBD)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment of posthepatectomy liver failure using hepatobiliary scintigraphy and CT volumetry
    Sander Dinant
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 48:685-92. 2007
    ..The accuracy of risk assessment for postoperative morbidity, liver failure, and mortality was evaluated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a fast-track perioperative care program: what are the difficulties?
    Sebastiaan W Polle
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 24:441-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of a fast-track (FT) program and it's effect on postoperative recovery...
  37. doi request reprint Functional and medical outcomes after tailored surgery for pain due to chronic pancreatitis
    Niels A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 255:763-70. 2012
    ..We measured a comprehensive set of outcome measures after different surgical procedures for painful chronic pancreatitis (CP) at long-term follow-up...
  38. pmc Total laparoscopic restorative proctocolectomy: are there advantages compared with the open and hand-assisted approaches?
    Sebastiaan W Polle
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:541-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess whether total laparoscopic restorative proctocolectomy has advantages over hand-assisted laparoscopic restorative proctocolectomy with respect to early recovery...
  39. ncbi request reprint Survival in bile duct injury patients after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a multidisciplinary approach of gastroenterologists, radiologists, and surgeons
    Philip R de Reuver
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surgery 142:1-9. 2007
    ..BDI has been associated with severe morbidity, impaired survival, and poor long-term quality of life. This study was performed to analyze the impact of a multidisciplinary approach in BDI patients on survival...
  40. ncbi request reprint Reinterpretation of radiological imaging in patients referred to a tertiary referral centre with a suspected pancreatic or hepatobiliary malignancy: impact on treatment strategy
    Esther H B M Tilleman
    Department of Surgery of the Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Suite G4 144, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 13:1095-9. 2003
    ..Additional ultrasound or CT resulted in a change in treatment strategy for 24 patients (30%). Improved communication and reinterpretation of radiological investigations may reduce unnecessary referral...
  41. doi request reprint Liver adenomatosis: re-evaluation of aetiology and management
    Reeta Vetelainen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 28:499-508. 2008
    ..In recent reports, LA has been associated with hepatic steatosis, with potential implications for the management of this disease. The aim of this study was to determine prognosis and optimal management of patients with LA...
  42. ncbi request reprint Results of percutaneous sclerotherapy and surgical treatment in patients with symptomatic simple liver cysts and polycystic liver disease
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Gastroenterol 13:3095-100. 2007
    ..To evaluate the results of the treatment of simple liver cysts (solitary and multiple) and polycystic liver disease (PLD) using percutaneous sclerotherapy and/or surgical procedures in a single tertiary referral centre...
  43. doi request reprint Accuracy of preoperative workup in a prospective series of surgically resected cystic pancreatic lesions
    Koen de Jong
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:1056-63. 2012
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) are considered useful techniques in the evaluation of pancreatic cysts. Aim of this study was to prospectively compare the diagnostic value of these techniques...
  44. pmc Metastatic lymph nodes in hilar cholangiocarcinoma: does size matter?
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    HPB (Oxford) 13:881-6. 2011
    ..To determine the diagnostic efficacy of the size criteria for the detection of metastatic lymph nodes (LN) in patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HCCA)...
  45. pmc Long-term surgical recurrence, morbidity, quality of life, and body image of laparoscopic-assisted vs. open ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease: a comparative study
    Emma J Eshuis
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, G4 146 1, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:858-67. 2008
    ..This study was designed to compare long-term results of surgical recurrence, quality of life, body image, and cosmesis in patients who underwent laparoscopic-assisted or open ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease...
  46. doi request reprint Extent of liver resection for hilar cholangiocarcinoma (Klatskin tumor): how much is enough?
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 28:141-7. 2011
    ..In this study, we assessed mortality of extended liver resections after optimizing liver functional reserve and application of parenchyma-sparing techniques...
  47. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of matrix metalloproteinase 7 in plasma and pancreatic juice as a biomarker for pancreatic cancer
    Koert F D Kuhlmann
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:886-91. 2007
    ..The diagnostic accuracy of plasma MMP-7 alone is not sufficient to determine treatment strategy in patients with a periampullary mass, but combined evaluation of plasma MMP-7 with CA19-9 and other markers may be clinically useful...
  48. doi request reprint Compartmental apoptosis and neutrophil accumulation in severe peritonitis
    J W Olivier Van Till
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Res 164:321-8. 2010
    ..This study examines the relation of these processes, and their expression in the abdominal, systemic, and bronchoalveolar compartments in patients with severe peritonitis...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Improved treatment results in hilar cholangiocarcinoma after transition to more extensive procedure: 20 years experience AMC]
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Academisch Medisch Centrum AMC, Amsterdam, afd Chirurgie, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1815. 2010
    ....
  50. pmc Hospital volume and mortality after pancreatic resection: a systematic review and an evaluation of intervention in the Netherlands
    N Tjarda Van Heek
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 242:781-8, discussion 788-90. 2005
    ..To evaluate the best available evidence on volume-outcome effect of pancreatic surgery by a systematic review of the existing data and to determine the impact of the ongoing plea for centralization in The Netherlands...
  51. pmc Laparoscopic-assisted versus open ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease: a randomized trial
    Stefan Maartense
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 243:143-9; discussion 150-3. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to compare laparoscopic-assisted and open ileocolic resection for primary Crohn's disease in a randomized controlled trial...
  52. pmc Failure of available scoring systems to predict ongoing infection in patients with abdominal sepsis after their initial emergency laparotomy
    Oddeke Van Ruler
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 11:38. 2011
    ..To examine commonly used scoring systems, designed to predict overall outcome in critically ill patients, for their ability to select patients with an abdominal sepsis that have ongoing infection needing relaparotomy...
  53. doi request reprint Tumor progression after preoperative portal vein embolization
    Lisette T Hoekstra
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibregdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 256:812-7; discussion 817-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate tumor growth in a series of patients undergoing liver resection after portal vein embolization (PVE)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Value of CT criteria in predicting survival in patients with potentially resectable pancreatic head carcinoma
    Saffire S K S Phoa
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 91:33-40. 2005
    ..We correlated the pre-operative CTs with survival to find criteria that have prognostic value. To establish the prognostic value of CT in patients with potentially resectable pancreatic head carcinoma...
  55. doi request reprint Posthepatectomy bile leakage: how to manage
    Lisette T Hoekstra
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 29:48-53. 2012
    ..Biliary leakage after liver resection continues to be reported. Management of bile leakage has changed in recent years, with nowadays non-surgical procedures as the preferred treatment...
  56. pmc Preoperative biliary drainage for periampullary tumors causing obstructive jaundice; DRainage vs. (direct) OPeration (DROP-trial)
    Niels A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 7:3. 2007
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Management of liver hemangiomas according to size and symptoms
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1953-8. 2007
    ..These lesions are usually incidental findings during imaging studies of the abdomen performed for other reasons. The indication for surgical resection of these lesions remains controversial...
  58. ncbi request reprint Short-term outcomes after laparoscopic ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease. A systematic review
    Sebastiaan W Polle
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 23:346-57. 2006
    ..A systematic review was conducted to assess the evidence for short-term advantages of laparoscopic compared to open resection for ileocolic CD...
  59. ncbi request reprint Decrease in core liver temperature with 10 degrees C by in situ hypothermic perfusion under total hepatic vascular exclusion reduces liver ischemia and reperfusion injury during partial hepatectomy in pigs
    Bob H M Heijnen
    Surgical Laboratory, IWO 10151, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surgery 134:806-17. 2003
    ..We attempted to assess liver ischemia/reperfusion injury under a mild decrease in core liver temperature of 10 degrees C by in situ hypothermic perfusion during ischemia...
  60. pmc Influence of aberrant right hepatic artery on perioperative course and longterm survival after pancreatoduodenectomy
    Wietse J Eshuis
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    HPB (Oxford) 13:161-7. 2011
    ..This study was performed to investigate the incidence of aRHA in a large series of PDs and to explore its relationship with complications and survival...
  61. ncbi request reprint Prevention of biliary leakage after partial liver resection using topical hemostatic agents
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 24:294-9. 2007
    ..Further controlled studies are needed to clarify the preventive effect of topical hemostatic agents on biliary leakage after liver resection...
  62. pmc FDG-positron emission tomography/computed tomography and standardized uptake value in the primary diagnosis and staging of hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    HPB (Oxford) 13:256-62. 2011
    ..The diagnosis and staging of hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HCCA) remain challenging despite recent advances in imaging. Little is known about the use of positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) in HCCA...
  63. ncbi request reprint The innate immune response to secondary peritonitis
    J W Olivier Van Till
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Shock 28:504-17. 2007
    ..For the understanding of the host response to secondary peritonitis, it is essential to realize that the defense systems presumably are expressed differently and, in part, autonomously in different compartments...
  64. ncbi request reprint Improved outcome of resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma (Klatskin tumor)
    Sander Dinant
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22700, 1100, DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:872-80. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the outcome of a 15-year evolution in the surgical treatment of Klatskin tumors...
  65. doi request reprint The role of recalibration response shift in explaining bodily pain in cancer patients undergoing invasive surgery: an empirical investigation of the Sprangers and Schwartz model
    Mechteld R M Visser
    Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 22:515-22. 2013
    ..In this model, response shift mediates effects of changes in health status (catalysts), stable characteristics of the person (antecedents), and coping mechanisms (mechanisms) on QL...
  66. pmc Surgical treatment of gastrinomas: a single-centre experience
    Jasper J Atema
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    HPB (Oxford) 14:833-8. 2012
    ..Gastrinomas are rare neuroendocrine tumours, and responsible for Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES). Surgery is the only treatment that can cure gastrinomas. The success of surgical treatment of gastrinomas in a single centre was evaluated...
  67. pmc Delayed massive hemorrhage after pancreatic and biliary surgery: embolization or surgery?
    Steve M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 241:85-91. 2005
    ..To analyze the management of delayed massive hemorrhage (DMH) after major pancreatic and biliary surgery...
  68. doi request reprint Influence of prophylactic probiotics and selective decontamination on bacterial translocation in patients undergoing pancreatic surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Gwendolyn M P Diepenhorst
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Shock 35:9-16. 2011
    ..02). Probiotics and SDD did not influence BT, intestinal permeability, or inflammatory mediator expression. Bacterial translocation after abdominal surgery may be part of normal antigen-sampling processes of the gut...
  69. ncbi request reprint Management of spontaneous haemorrhage and rupture of hepatocellular adenomas. A single centre experience
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 26:433-8. 2006
    ..Hepatocellular adenomas (HCA) may present with spontaneous haemorrhage and rupture. The aim of this study was to assess management in 22 patients treated for haemorrhage and/or rupture of HCA...
  70. doi request reprint Atypical familial presentation of FAMMM syndrome with a high incidence of pancreatic cancer: case finding of asymptomatic individuals by EUS surveillance
    Irma Kluijt
    Family Cancer Clinic, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:853-7. 2009
    ..In selected individuals at high risk of developing PC, surveillance of the pancreas might be able to detect premalignant lesions and early invasive cancers, and probably improve survival...
  71. ncbi request reprint Cholestatic interleukin-6-deficient mice succumb to endotoxin-induced liver injury and pulmonary inflammation
    Miguel E Sewnath
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:413-20. 2004
    ..Although endogenous IL-6 is not important in the development of liver injury after experimentally induced obstructive jaundice, this cytokine plays an important role in decreasing hypersensitivity to endotoxin in cholestatic mice...
  72. ncbi request reprint Recurrent disease after microscopically radical (R0) resection of periampullary adenocarcinoma in patients without adjuvant therapy
    Steve M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:775-84; discussion 784. 2004
    ....
  73. doi request reprint A comparative study of intraductal papillary neoplasia of the biliary tract and pancreas
    Jaap J Kloek
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Pathol 42:824-32. 2011
    ..The level of membranous mucin expression and positive lymph nodes are significant prognosticators in patients with malignant intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm...
  74. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging for diagnosis and determining resectability of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a meta-analysis
    Shandra Bipat
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:438-45. 2005
    ..To compare ultrasonography (US), computed tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis and determination of resectability of pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  75. pmc Staging laparoscopy for hilar cholangiocarcinoma: is it still worthwhile?
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2647-53. 2011
    ..The accuracy of imaging techniques, however, has significantly improved during the past decade, which is likely to impact the yield and accuracy of SL...
  76. ncbi request reprint Comparison of on-demand vs planned relaparotomy strategy in patients with severe peritonitis: a randomized trial
    Oddeke Van Ruler
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 298:865-72. 2007
    ..The on-demand strategy may reduce mortality, morbidity, health care utilization, and costs. However, randomized trials have not been performed...
  77. ncbi request reprint Selective transcatheter arterial embolization for treatment of bleeding complications or reduction of tumor mass of hepatocellular adenomas
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 Amsterdam, AZ, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:1252-8. 2007
    ..Selective TAE may also be used as an elective treatment to reduce the tumor mass of larger HCAs...
  78. ncbi request reprint Outcome of pancreaticojejunostomy after previous endoscopic stenting in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    Djemila Boerma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg 168:223-8. 2002
    ..To assess whether previous endoscopic stenting of the pancreatic duct influences the outcome of subsequent pancreaticojejunostomy in chronic pancreatitis...
  79. doi request reprint Prevention of surgical malpractice claims by use of a surgical safety checklist
    Eefje N de Vries
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ann Surg 253:624-8. 2011
    ..To assess what proportion of surgical malpractice claims might be prevented by the use of a surgical safety checklist...
  80. ncbi request reprint Medical liability insurance claims on entry-related complications in laparoscopy
    Jan Wind
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Endosc 21:2094-9. 2007
    ..Creation can be performed by either the open or a closed technique. The aim of this study was to assess the number of and contributing factors to entry-related complications in medical liability insurance claims in The Netherlands...
  81. pmc Endoscopic treatment of post-surgical bile duct injuries: long term outcome and predictors of success
    Philip R de Reuver
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gut 56:1599-605. 2007
    ..To analyse the short and long term outcome of endoscopic stent treatment after bile duct injury (BDI), and to determine the effect of multiple stent treatment...
  82. doi request reprint Chylous ascites after pancreaticoduodenectomy: introduction of a grading system
    Niels A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Surg 207:751-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate incidence, management, and predisposing factors of CA and its impact on outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  83. doi request reprint Litigation after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: an evaluation of the Dutch arbitration system for medical malpractice
    Philip R de Reuver
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Surg 206:328-34. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the Dutch arbitration system for claims filed after bile duct injury (BDI)...
  84. pmc Laparoscopic staging and subsequent palliation in patients with peripancreatic carcinoma
    Els J M Nieveen van Dijkum
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 237:66-73. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that laparoscopic staging improves outcome in patients with peripancreatic carcinoma compared to standard radiology staging...
  85. ncbi request reprint Results of postoperative radiotherapy for resectable hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Michael F Gerhards
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 27:173-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, additional radiotherapy after resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma significantly improved survival and is recommended by giving external beam irradiation but not intraluminal brachytherapy...
  86. ncbi request reprint Effect of in situ hypothermic perfusion on intrahepatic pO2 and reactive oxygen species formation after partial hepatectomy under total hepatic vascular exclusion in pigs
    Bob H M Heijnen
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 23:19-27. 2003
    ..This study examined attenuation of ischemia and reperfusion (I/R) induced liver injury during liver resections by hypothermic perfusion of the liver under total hepatic vascular exclusion (THVE)...
  87. ncbi request reprint Vascular occlusion techniques during liver resection
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 24:274-81. 2007
    ..Safe liver surgery requires knowledge of the regular techniques of vascular occlusion for 'on demand' use when necessitated to reduce blood loss...
  88. pmc Six months of balloon treatment does not predict the success of gastric banding
    Suzan de Goederen-van der Meij
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 17:88-94. 2007
    ..We studied whether weight loss by intragastric balloon would predict the outcome of subsequent gastric banding with regard to weight loss and BMI reduction...
  89. pmc Interleukin-18 facilitates the early antimicrobial host response to Escherichia coli peritonitis
    Sebastiaan Weijer
    Laboratory of Experimental Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Room L0185, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Infect Immun 71:5488-97. 2003
    ..These data suggest that endogenous IL-18 plays an important role in the early antibacterial host response during E. coli-induced peritonitis...
  90. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1 receptor type I gene-deficient bile duct-ligated mice are partially protected against endotoxin
    Miguel E Sewnath
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hepatology 35:149-58. 2002
    ....
  91. doi request reprint Adenoviral gene therapy for pancreatic cancer: where do we stand?
    Koert F D Kuhlmann
    Department of Surgery, AMC Liver Center, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 25:278-92. 2008
    ..This is mainly caused by the late diagnosis, the aggressive biology and the lack of effective treatment modalities. Adenoviral gene therapy has the potential to selectively treat both primary tumor and (micro)metastatic tissue...
  92. ncbi request reprint Preoperative assessment of liver function: a comparison of 99mTc-Mebrofenin scintigraphy with indocyanine green clearance test
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 24:117-23. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the correlation between ICG clearance test and the liver uptake of 99-Technetium-labelled (99mTc)-Mebrofenin (99mTc-Mebrofenin) as measured with hepatobiliary scintigraphy...
  93. ncbi request reprint Endogenous interferon gamma protects against cholestatic liver injury in mice
    Miguel E Sewnath
    Department of Surgery, Tropical Medicine and AIDS, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hepatology 36:1466-77. 2002
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint A fiber modified adenovirus vector that targets to the EphrinA2 receptor reveals enhanced gene transfer to ex vivo pancreatic cancer
    Michael A van Geer
    AMC Liver Center, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oncol 36:233-44. 2010
    ..Since the YSA peptide has been shown to specifically target pancreatic cancer in patients, it may be expected that Ad-YSA will also display increased tropism for this tumour...
  95. pmc The need for a prophylactic gastrojejunostomy for unresectable periampullary cancer: a prospective randomized multicenter trial with special focus on assessment of quality of life
    N Tjarda Van Heek
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 238:894-902; discussion 902-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effect of a prophylactic gastrojejunostomy on the development of gastric outlet obstruction and quality of life in patients with unresectable periampullary cancer found during explorative laparotomy...
  96. pmc A meta-analysis on the efficacy of preoperative biliary drainage for tumors causing obstructive jaundice
    Miguel E Sewnath
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 236:17-27. 2002
    ..To review the effectiveness of preoperative biliary drainage (PBD) in patients with obstructive jaundice resulting from tumors...
  97. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous nodules pointing towards pancreatic disease: pancreatic panniculitis
    Joke Afke van der Zee
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 21:275-6. 2004
  98. ncbi request reprint Pain management of patients with unresectable peripancreatic carcinoma
    Rutger C I van Geenen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 26:715-20. 2002
    ..Radiotherapy resulted in increased pain-medication survival, hospital-free survival, and overall survival compared to celiac plexus blockade. These effects are probably partly related to patient selection...
  99. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic laparoscopy and laparoscopic ultrasound for staging of patients with malignant proximal bile duct obstruction
    Esther H B M Tilleman
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:426-30; discussion 430-1. 2002
    ..The additional value of laparoscopic ultrasound was limited. Therefore diagnostic laparoscopy should be performed routinely in the workup of patients with a potentially resectable proximal bile duct tumor...
  100. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality after liver resection for benign and malignant hepatobiliary lesions
    Deha Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 29:175-80. 2009
    ..The aim was to assess post-operative morbidity and mortality after liver resection for benign hepatobiliary lesions in comparison with outcome after resection of malignant lesions...
  101. ncbi request reprint Wait-and-see policy or laparoscopic cholecystectomy after endoscopic sphincterotomy for bile-duct stones: a randomised trial
    Djemila Boerma
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 360:761-5. 2002
    ..However, only 10% of patients who do not have this operation are reported to develop recurrent biliary symptoms. We aimed to assess whether a wait-and-see policy is justified...