T M van Gulik

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Long-term survival in hilar cholangiocarcinoma also possible in unresectable patients
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 36:2179-86. 2012
  2. pmc Optimal flow and pressure management in machine perfusion systems for organ preservation
    Ivo C J H Post
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:2698-707. 2012
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. pmc Differentiation of hepatocellular adenoma and focal nodular hyperplasia using 18F-fluorocholine PET/CT
    Jacomina W van den Esschert
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:436-40. 2011
  7. 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
  8. pmc Viable tumor tissue adherent to needle applicators after local ablation: a risk factor for local tumor progression
    Nikol Snoeren
    University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3702-10. 2011
  9. 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
  10. pmc Surgical treatment of renal cell cancer liver metastases: a population-based study
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1932-8. 2011

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Publications110 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Long-term survival in hilar cholangiocarcinoma also possible in unresectable patients
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 36:2179-86. 2012
    ..The survival and prognostic factors of these patients are largely unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate survival and prognostic factors in unresectable patients presenting with HCCA...
  2. pmc Optimal flow and pressure management in machine perfusion systems for organ preservation
    Ivo C J H Post
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:2698-707. 2012
    ..Conclusively, CFS-based MPS are more suitable for organ preservation than UFS-based MPS. Our CFS-based MPS provides a versatile yet robust experimental platform for testing and validating different types of clinical and experimental MPS...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. pmc Differentiation of hepatocellular adenoma and focal nodular hyperplasia using 18F-fluorocholine PET/CT
    Jacomina W van den Esschert
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:436-40. 2011
    ..12 and 1.22 differentiated patients with FNH from those with HCA with 100% sensitivity and 100% specificity. This pilot study showed that PET/CT with (18)F-fluorocholine can differentiate HCA from FNH...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. pmc Viable tumor tissue adherent to needle applicators after local ablation: a risk factor for local tumor progression
    Nikol Snoeren
    University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3702-10. 2011
    ..LTP may be the result of incomplete ablation of the treated tumor. In this study, we determined whether viable tumor cells attached to the needle applicator after ablation was associated with LTP and disease-free survival...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Surgical treatment of renal cell cancer liver metastases: a population-based study
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1932-8. 2011
    ..Resection of renal-cell carcinoma liver metastases (RCCLM) is performed in only a minority of patients. Hence, little is known about outcome of resectable RCCLM...
  11. pmc Changing perspectives in the assessment of resectability of hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1969-71. 2007
  12. doi request reprint Should the treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis by cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy still be regarded as a highly morbid procedure?: a systematic review of morbidity and mortality
    Terence C Chua
    Department of Surgery, St George Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Ann Surg 249:900-7. 2009
    ..This consequentially resulted in a lack of randomized trials being conducted and translates into a lack of the most reliable form of scientific evidence in clinical research, hence limiting its general acceptance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dutch surgery in Japan
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 29:10-7. 2005
    ..Among them, Philipp Franz von Siebold was an exceptional scholar who also had a great impact in making Japanese culture known to the Western world...
  14. 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
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint A bleeding liver tumor. Case report
    T M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 19:106-8. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of focal pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer
    T M van Gulik
    Dept of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 10:85-8. 1999
    ..These patients accounted for 6% of all 220 patients who had undergone resection for PAC in the same period. Reassessment of clinical presentation and all imaging studies confirmed a high index of suspicion on PAC in these patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Local resection of biliopancreatic cancer
    T M van Gulik
    Dept of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 10:243-6. 1999
    ..Local resection of even limited ampullary carcinomas is not advisable because of lymphatic dissemination of the tumor and consequently, inadequate clearance...
  18. 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...
  19. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary management of hilar cholangiocarcinoma (Klatskin tumor): extended resection is associated with improved survival
    T M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:65-71. 2011
    ..This report summarizes the multidisciplinary experience in management of HCCA over a period of two decades at the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam, with emphasis on surgical outcome...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of hepatocellular adenoma in the Netherlands: national agreement is desired]
    T M van Gulik
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Heelkunde, Postbus 22 660, 1100 DD Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1325-6. 2007
    ..The recommendations made in the article constitute a good point of departure for a national discussion...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anastomosis of Riolan revisited: the meandering mesenteric artery
    Thomas M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Surg 140:1225-9. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Isolated resection of segment 1 of the liver
    Thomas van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 22:143-6; discussion 146-8. 2005
    ..The method of resection of segment 1 is described in relation with its complex anatomical features. Special attention is paid to prevention of damage to the hilar bile ducts and major hepatic veins during the procedure...
  23. doi request reprint Original article: New surgical approaches to the Klatskin tumour
    T M van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 26:127-32. 2007
    ..Surgical treatment of hilar cholangiocarcinoma (Klatskin tumours) is difficult because of its central location in the liver hilum. Recent developments in surgical techniques have improved the outcome after resection...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Laser-guided repair of complex bile duct strictures
    Thomas van Gulik
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 26:358-63. 2009
    ..The repair of bile duct strictures (BDS) requires identification of healthy bile duct proximal to the stenosis. Identification may be difficult in complex bile duct injuries after cholecystectomy or partial liver resection...
  26. 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
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Initial and long-term outcome after palliative surgical drainage of 269 patients with malignant biliary obstruction
    K F D Kuhlmann
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:757-62. 2007
    ..This study aimed to analyse the current outcome after palliative surgical drainage of malignant biliary obstruction...
  28. doi request reprint Hypothermic in situ perfusion of the porcine liver using Celsior or Ringer-lactate solution
    S Dinant
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:143-50. 2009
    ..No studies have been performed comparing different perfusion solutions for HP. The aim of this experimental study was to compare Ringer-lactate solution (RL) with Celsior solution (Cs) for HP in a pig model of 60-min TVE...
  29. doi request reprint Comparison of preserved vascular allografts using glycerol and University of Wisconsin solution in a goat carotid artery transplantation model
    P J Fahner
    Department of Surgery and Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Surg Res 48:64-72. 2012
    ..Glycerol (GL)-preserved grafts are an alternative. The aim of this study was to examine patency, graft morphology and function of GL-preserved allografts in a goat carotid artery animal model...
  30. doi request reprint First clinical experience with polysol solution: pilot study in living kidney transplantation
    M C J M Schreinemachers
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplant Proc 45:38-45. 2013
    ..As a consequence the study was terminated prematurely...
  31. ncbi request reprint Optimization of a new preservation solution for machine perfusion of the liver: which is the preferred colloid?
    M Bessems
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Transplant Proc 37:329-31. 2005
    ..We have developed Polysol, an enriched MP preservation solution based on a colloid. We sought to optimize Polysol by substituting the colloid hydroxyethylstarch (HES) with the colloids dextran and polyethylene glycol (PEG)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Subnormothermic preservation maintains viability and function in a porcine hepatocyte culture model simulating bioreactor transport
    M P van de Kerkhove
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cell Transplant 15:161-8. 2006
    ..Future research will focus on the implementation of the AMC-BAL in an oxygenated culture medium perfusion system for transport between the laboratory and the hospital...
  33. doi request reprint Pulsatile perfusion preservation of warm ischaemia-damaged experimental kidney grafts
    M C J M Schreinemachers
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 97:349-58. 2010
    ..This study assessed the efficacy of pulsatile machine perfusion in combination with Polysol for the preservation of warm ischaemia-damaged kidney grafts...
  34. pmc Portal vein embolization before liver resection: a systematic review
    K P van Lienden
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:25-34. 2013
    ..This is a review of literature on the indications, technique, and outcome of portal vein embolization (PVE)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pancreatoduodenectomy associated complications influence cancer recurrence and time interval to death
    N A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur J Surg Oncol 40:551-8. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the influence of complications on cancer specific survival after pancreatoduodenectomy (PD) for pancreatic and periampullary cancer...
  36. doi request reprint Resection of liver metastases in patients with breast cancer: survival and prognostic factors
    G A M van Walsum
    Department of Surgery, TweeSteden Hospital, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 38:910-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this observational study was to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of resection of liver metastases from breast cancer and to identify prognostic factors for overall survival...
  37. ncbi request reprint Palliative treatment in patients with unresectable hilar cholangiocarcinoma: results of endoscopic drainage in patients with type III and IV hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    M F Gerhards
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg 167:274-80. 2001
    ..Because biliary-enteric bypass operations result in effective relief of symptoms and excellent palliation, we suggest that when an exploration is done for patients with type III and IV tumours, a bypass should be made...
  38. ncbi request reprint Survival after pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary adenocarcinoma: an update
    R C van Geenen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 27:549-57. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Resection margins, lymph-node status and tumour differentiation are independent prognostic factors. Survival after standard pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary tumours has not improved...
  39. ncbi request reprint Readmissions after pancreatoduodenectomy
    R C van Geenen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 88:1467-71. 2001
    ..Survival after surgical bypass procedures for tumour recurrence was limited, particularly when ascites was present. Patients readmitted for complications of surgery had a good prognosis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Biliary drainage attenuates postischemic reperfusion injury in the cholestatic rat liver
    J J Kloek
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surgery 144:22-31. 2008
    ..Preoperative biliary drainage relieves oxidative stress and therefore seems a worthwhile intervention in cholestatic patients undergoing major liver resection...
  41. ncbi request reprint Wash-out of the non-heart-beating donor liver: a comparison between ringer lactate, HTK, and polysol
    M Bessems
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplant Proc 37:395-8. 2005
    ..A new preservation solution for machine perfusion was developed, named Polysol. In order to apply Polysol clinically in NHBD organ retrieval, the efficacy as a wash-out solution was investigated...
  42. ncbi request reprint Early versus late surgical drainage for obstructive pancreatitis in an experimental model
    B Lamme
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 94:849-54. 2007
    ..This study investigated whether early surgical drainage of pancreatic duct obstruction leads to improved recovery of pancreatic function compared with late surgical drainage in an experimental model of chronic obstructive pancreatitis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Assessment of systemic inflammatory response (SIR) in patients undergoing radiofrequency ablation or partial liver resection for liver tumors
    M C Jansen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1109 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:662-7. 2008
    ..Aim of this study was to assess the degree of SIR after radiofrequency ablation (RFA) in comparison with major (MR) or minor (mR) liver resection...
  44. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of neoplasms of the ampulla of Vater: local resection or pancreatoduodenectomy and prognostic factors for survival
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surgery 136:994-1002. 2004
    ..This study was performed to analyze the outcome after local resection and pancreatoduodenectomy (PD) and to identify predictive factors for survival...
  45. ncbi request reprint Segmental resection and wedge excision of the portal or superior mesenteric vein during pancreatoduodenectomy
    R C van Geenen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surgery 129:158-63. 2001
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Cystadenomas with ovarian stroma in liver and pancreas: an evolving concept
    D Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 23:186-91. 2006
    ..Mucinous cystic neoplasms with ovarian stroma (OS) are rare cystic neoplasms in the liver and pancreas. The aim was to investigate whether OS in mucinous cystadenomas can originate from gonadal epithelium during early embryonic development...
  47. 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...
  48. doi request reprint Increase in future remnant liver function after preoperative portal vein embolization
    W De Graaf
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 98:825-34. 2011
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Improved renal function of warm ischemically damaged kidneys using Polysol
    M C J M Schreinemachers
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplant Proc 41:32-5. 2009
    ..We sought to assess the efficacy of POLYSOL, a low-viscosity, colloid-based organ preservation solution, for the preservation of warm ischemically damaged kidney grafts compared with histidine-tryptophane-ketoglutarate (HTK) solution...
  50. ncbi request reprint Immunoglobulin G4-related sclerosing cholangitis in patients resected for presumed malignant bile duct strictures
    D Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 95:727-34. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the occurrence of this entity in benign bile duct strictures in patients resected for presumed hilar cholangiocarcinoma...
  51. 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...
  52. ncbi request reprint In vitro function of porcine carotid arteries preserved in UW, HTK and Celsior solutions
    S T L Abrahamse
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, The University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 16:503-11. 2002
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Palliative management of hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    D Singhal
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Oncol 14:59-74. 2005
    ..Other modalities of treatment like radiotherapy, chemotherapy and photodynamic therapy currently remain investigational...
  54. ncbi request reprint Intrahepatic left to right portoportal venous collateral vascular formation in patients undergoing right portal vein ligation
    K P van Lienden
    Department of Interventional Radiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:1572-9. 2013
    ..We investigated intrahepatic vascular changes in patients undergoing right portal vein ligation (PVL) or portal vein embolization (PVE) in conjunction with the ensuing hypertrophic response and function of the left liver lobe...
  55. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic laparoscopy for primary and secondary liver malignancies: impact of improved imaging and changed criteria for resection
    S M M de Castro
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:522-9. 2004
    ..This study retrospectively analyzed the efficacy of DL combined with LUS for liver malignancies to assess the effect of improved imaging and changed criteria for resection...
  56. doi request reprint Evaluation of a selective management strategy of patients with primary cystic neoplasms of the pancreas
    S M M de Castro
    The Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Surg 9:655-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze if such a strategy is efficient and safe...
  57. 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...
  58. ncbi request reprint In vitro comparison of two bioartificial liver support systems: MELS CellModule and AMC-BAL
    P P C Poyck
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Artif Organs 30:183-91. 2007
    ..In conclusion, this first in vitro comparison of two clinically applied BAL systems shows comparable functional capacity over a period of 7 days...
  59. ncbi request reprint Machine perfusion preservation of the pig liver using a new preservation solution, polysol
    M Bessems
    Surgical Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplant Proc 38:1238-42. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess Polysol in a pig liver preservation model...
  60. ncbi request reprint Pronounced effect of minor changes in body temperature on ischemia and reperfusion injury in rat liver
    B H Heijnen
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 91:265-8. 2001
    ..We conclude that a decrease of only 1 degrees C in body temperature significantly attenuates liver I/R injury, whereas an increase of 1 degrees C significantly increases liver I/R injury...
  61. ncbi request reprint Choledochal cysts: age of presentation, symptoms, and late complications related to Todani's classification
    J S de Vries
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center and Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Surg 37:1568-73. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to compare presentation, complications, diagnosis, and treatment of choledochal cysts in pediatric and adult patients...
  62. doi request reprint Hepatic regeneration and functional recovery following partial liver resection in an experimental model of hepatic steatosis treated with omega-3 fatty acids
    H A Marsman
    Departments of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 100:674-83. 2013
    ..Omega-3 fatty acids (FAs) have been shown to reduce experimental hepatic steatosis and protect the liver from ischaemia-reperfusion injury. The aim of this study was to examine the effects of omega-3 FAs on regeneration of steatotic liver...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of extracapsular lymph node involvement in patients with adenocarcinoma of the ampulla of Vater
    N A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 95:735-43. 2008
    ..The incidence and clinical consequences of extracapsular lymph node involvement (LNI) in patients who undergo resection are unknown...
  64. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects of radiofrequency ablation of liver tumours in the Netherlands
    M C Jansen
    Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 92:1248-54. 2005
    ..Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a new treatment for liver tumours. Complications encountered after RFA in the Netherlands were evaluated in the present study...
  65. ncbi request reprint Incidence and management of bile leakage after partial liver resection
    D Erdogan
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 25:60-6. 2008
    ..Bile leakage after partial liver resection still is a common complication and is associated with substantial morbidity and even mortality...
  66. ncbi request reprint Partial liver resection because of bile duct injury
    K A C Booij
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 30:434-8. 2013
    ..To analyze the outcome of partial liver resection (PHx) after bile duct injury (BDI) in patients after multimodality treatment...
  67. ncbi request reprint Survival analysis and prognostic nomogram for patients undergoing resection of extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
    N A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Room number IWO1 A1 117, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 23:2642-9. 2012
    ..Tumor location of extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) might influence survival after resection...
  68. ncbi request reprint Mild steatosis impairs functional recovery after liver resection in an experimental model
    R Vetelainen
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 94:1002-8. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the recovery of hepatic functional reserve during regeneration in a rat model of mild steatosis and liver resection...
  69. ncbi request reprint Assessment and improvement of liver specific function of the AMC-bioartificial liver
    M P van de Kerkhove
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Artif Organs 28:617-30. 2005
    ..A fourfold increase in ammonia eliminating capacity, which is only reduced to 75% after seven days of culturing, offers promising prospects for further clinical application...
  70. ncbi request reprint Alkaline phosphatase reduces hepatic and pulmonary injury in liver ischaemia -- reperfusion combined with partial resection
    S Q van Veen
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 93:448-56. 2006
    ..This study examined the protective effects of BIAP administration in models of partial (70 per cent) liver I/R with or without partial resection of all non-ischaemic lobes during ischaemia (30 per cent)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Outcome of regional and local ablative therapies for hepatocellular carcinoma: a collective review
    M C Jansen
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, P O Box 22660, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:331-47. 2005
    ..It would not be ethical to compare resection with ablation in patients well enough to undergo major surgery. Therefore, hepatic resection and hepatic transplantation remain the only curative treatment options for HCC...
  72. ncbi request reprint Internal drainage of infected pancreatic pseudocysts: safe or sorry?
    D Boerma
    Department of Surgery, Amsterdam Academic Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 16:501-5. 1999
    ..In this study it was determined whether internal drainage is feasible with acceptable postoperative morbidity and recurrence rates...
  73. doi request reprint Glycerol-preserved arterial allografts evaluated in the infrarenal rat aorta
    P J Fahner
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Surg Res 42:78-86. 2009
    ..Since glycerol preservation proved effective for the storage of skin allografts, this preservation method was investigated for vascular allografts using a rat aortic transplantation model...
  74. ncbi request reprint Large animal models of fulminant hepatic failure in artificial and bioartificial liver support research
    M P van de Kerkhove
    Surgical Laboratory IWO 1 172, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Biomaterials 25:1613-25. 2004
    ..In this paper an overview is given of the different models and their advantages and disadvantages are discussed. Suggestions are made for the most suitable large animal model to test liver support systems...
  75. doi request reprint Systematic review of pancreatic surgery for metastatic renal cell carcinoma
    P J Tanis
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 96:579-92. 2009
    ..This study examined the clinical outcome of patients with pancreatic metastases from renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  76. ncbi request reprint Experimental model of obstructive, chronic pancreatitis in pigs
    D Boerma
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 20:520-6. 2003
    ..We aimed to develop a reproducible, experimental model of obstructive pancreatitis for future analysis of surgical interventions, and characterized this model using functional, histological and biochemical parameters...
  77. doi request reprint Hepatic steatosis assessment with CT or MRI in patients with colorectal liver metastases after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    H A Marsman
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 104:10-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare diagnostic accuracy of preoperative CT or MRI measurements of steatosis in patients with colorectal liver metastases after induction chemotherapy...
  78. ncbi request reprint Complement activation induced by ischemia-reperfusion in humans: a study in patients undergoing partial hepatectomy
    I H Straatsburg
    Department of Cell Biology and Histology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hepatol 32:783-91. 2000
    ..Whether I/R also induces complement activation in humans is not known. Here, we investigated complement activation in patients undergoing major liver resection...
  79. doi request reprint Noninvasive quantification of hepatic steatosis in rats using 3.0 T 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    H A Marsman
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:148-54. 2010
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of pancreatic adenocarcinoma; actual survival and prognostic factors in 343 patients
    K F D Kuhlmann
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center from the University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 40:549-58. 2004
    ..The independent prognostic factors for survival of patients who underwent surgical treatment for pancreatic adenocarcinoma are tumour-related...
  81. ncbi request reprint Preservation of rat livers by cold storage: a comparison between the University of Wisconsin solution and Hypothermosol
    M Bessems
    Academic Medical Center, Surgical Laboratory, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Transplant 9:35-7. 2004
    ..Recently, a new CS preservation solution, Hypothermosol (HTS), was introduced which contains the less viscous colloid Dextran. The aim of this study was to assess HTS as a cold storage solution for preservation of the liver...
  82. doi request reprint Validation of a nomogram for predicting survival after resection for adenocarcinoma of the pancreas
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 96:417-23. 2009
    ....
  83. ncbi request reprint The isolated perfused rat liver: standardization of a time-honoured model
    M Bessems
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Lab Anim 40:236-46. 2006
    ..The usual volume is 150-300 cm3, oxygenated to a pO2 of more than 500 mmHg. The temperature of the perfusate is maintained at 37 degrees C. Standardized markers should be used to allow comparison with other experiments...
  84. pmc Inhibition of classical complement activation attenuates liver ischaemia and reperfusion injury in a rat model
    B H M Heijnen
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Exp Immunol 143:15-23. 2006
    ..Pre-ischaemic administration of C1-inh is an effective pharmacological intervention to protect against liver I/R injury...
  85. ncbi request reprint Liver support therapy: an overview of the AMC-bioartificial liver research
    M P van de Kerkhove
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 22:254-64. 2005
    ..The future of the BAL, therefore, resides in the development of a human-derived hepatocyte cell line as biocomponent of BAL systems...
  86. ncbi request reprint Bacterial translocation to the thoracic duct in a setting of ischemia, partial resection and reperfusion of the porcine liver
    L C Lemaire
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 16:222-8. 1999
    ..We investigated whether bacterial translocation occurs beyond the MLNs into the thoracic duct in a setting of ischemia, partial resection and reperfusion of the porcine liver...
  87. doi request reprint Adhesive strength of fibrinogen-coated collagen patch or liquid fibrin sealant in an experimental liver resection model in pigs
    D Erdogan
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Surg Res 41:298-302. 2008
    ..e. a fibrinogen-coated collagen patch (TachoSil) and a liquid fibrin sealant (Tissucol), in an experimental partial liver resection model in pigs...
  88. ncbi request reprint Impact of bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy on quality of life: a longitudinal study after multidisciplinary treatment
    P R de Reuver
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endoscopy 40:637-43. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare quality of life (QoL) between patients with BDI and those without after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A longitudinal assessment was performed and risk factors for poor QoL were determined...
  89. ncbi request reprint Review article: Surgical management of chronic pancreatitis
    N A van der Gaag
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 26:221-32. 2007
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute liver failure in pigs reduces hepatocyte function in a bioartificial liver support system
    S L Abrahamse
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, The University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Artif Organs 25:966-74. 2002
    ....
  91. ncbi request reprint Total hepatectomy model in pigs: revised method for vascular reconstruction using a rigid vascular prosthesis
    M N Sosef
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, The University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Surg Res 36:8-12. 2004
    ..Total hepatectomy in the pig using a three-way portal-venous conduit is a reliable and well-reproducible animal model of acute liver failure for evaluation of liver assist devices...
  92. ncbi request reprint [Tumors in the gallbladder: a possible differentiation between malignant and benign tumours]
    E M von Meyenfeldt
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Heelkunde, G4 128, Postbus 22 660, 1100 DD Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1049-54. 2007
    ..It is important to differentiate at an early stage. Ultrasound, CT and MRI have improved the possibility of differentiating and choosing the correct treatment...
  93. ncbi request reprint Machine perfusion preservation of the non-heart-beating donor rat livers using polysol, a new preservation solution
    M Bessems
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transplant Proc 37:326-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare Polysol with UW-G in a NHBD rat liver model...
  94. ncbi request reprint Topical vascular endothelial growth factor in rabbit tracheal surgery: comparative effect on healing using various reconstruction materials and intraluminal stents
    A Dodge-Khatami
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Postbus 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:6-14. 2003
    ..The effect of topical vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) on post-surgical tracheal healing using various reconstruction materials was studied, with particular regard to prevention of granulation tissue or fibrosis...
  95. ncbi request reprint Role of radiotherapy, in particular intraluminal brachytherapy, in the treatment of proximal bile duct carcinoma
    D Gonzalez Gonzalez
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Amsterdam, Academic Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 10:215-20. 1999
    ..Emphasis will be paid to analyse the role of radiotherapy, particularly brachytherapy...
  96. ncbi request reprint The first disposable perfusion preservation system for kidney and liver grafts
    B M Doorschodt
    Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Transplant 9:40-1. 2004
    ..The first disposable continuous hypothermic perfusion system which can be used for storage of livers is presented...
  97. ncbi request reprint Lesion progression with time and the effect of vascular occlusion following radiofrequency ablation of the liver
    W J Wiersinga
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 90:306-12. 2003
    ..The effectiveness of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) under selective vascular occlusion and its effects on architecture and viability of normal liver parenchyma was studied in a porcine model...
  98. ncbi request reprint Blood coagulation in anhepatic pigs: effects of treatment with the AMC-bioartificial liver
    M N Sosef
    Department of Surgery Surgical Laboratory, Academic Medical Center, The University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 1:511-5. 2003
    ..This demonstrates that this bioartificial liver is capable of synthesizing coagulation factors...
  99. ncbi request reprint [Obstructive jaundice after surgery of the biliary tract, a benign stricture or not?]
    S A Meylaerts
    afd Chirurgie, Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:1157-61. 2004
    ..In case of unexpected and/or repeated stent failure, when a diagnosis cannot be made due to inconclusive imaging or pathology of the stenosis exploratory surgery should be considered, as malignant stenosis may be present...
  100. ncbi request reprint Incidence and management of pancreatic leakage after pancreatoduodenectomy
    S M M de Castro
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 92:1117-23. 2005
    ..Completion pancreatectomy may be adequate but leads to endocrine insufficiency. This study evaluated an alternative management strategy for pancreatic leakage...