Valery E Lemmens

Summary

Affiliation: Eindhoven Cancer Registry
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence regarding efficacy of obesity prevention interventions among adults
    V E P P Lemmens
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 9:446-55. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of smoking cessation interventions among adults: a systematic review of reviews
    Valery Lemmens
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:535-44. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Trends in colorectal cancer in the south of the Netherlands 1975-2007: rectal cancer survival levels with colon cancer survival
    Valery Lemmens
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Acta Oncol 49:784-96. 2010
  4. pmc Improvements in population-based survival of patients presenting with metastatic rectal cancer in the south of the Netherlands, 1992-2008
    V E P P Lemmens
    Department of Research, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Exp Metastasis 28:283-90. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Improving outcome for patients with pancreatic cancer through centralization
    V E P P Lemmens
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 98:1455-62. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Lymph node examination among patients with gastric cancer: variation between departments of pathology and prognostic impact of lymph node ratio
    V E P P Lemmens
    Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Department of Research, 5600 AE Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:488-96. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Predictors and survival of synchronous peritoneal carcinomatosis of colorectal origin: a population-based study
    Valery E Lemmens
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 128:2717-25. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Peritoneal carcinomatosis of gastric origin: a population-based study on incidence, survival and risk factors
    Irene Thomassen
    Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 134:622-8. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Focus on extralevator perineal dissection in supine position for low rectal cancer has led to better quality of surgery and oncologic outcome
    Ingrid S Martijnse
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:786-93. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Incidence, prognosis, and treatment options for patients with synchronous peritoneal carcinomatosis and liver metastases from colorectal origin
    Irene Thomassen
    1Comprehensive Cancer Center South, Eindhoven, The Netherlands 2Catharina Cancer Center, Department of Surgery, Eindhoven, The Netherlands 3Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:1373-80. 2013

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence regarding efficacy of obesity prevention interventions among adults
    V E P P Lemmens
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 9:446-55. 2008
    ..More research is urgently needed to extend the body of evidence...
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of smoking cessation interventions among adults: a systematic review of reviews
    Valery Lemmens
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:535-44. 2008
    ..Comprehensive clean indoor laws increased quit rates by 12-38%. These results show and confirm that a wide array of effective smoking cessation intervention approaches and policies can have a large impact on smoking cessation rates...
  3. doi request reprint Trends in colorectal cancer in the south of the Netherlands 1975-2007: rectal cancer survival levels with colon cancer survival
    Valery Lemmens
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Acta Oncol 49:784-96. 2010
    ..Investigating long-term trends is useful for clinicians and policy makers to evaluate the impact of changes in practice and will help predict future developments...
  4. pmc Improvements in population-based survival of patients presenting with metastatic rectal cancer in the south of the Netherlands, 1992-2008
    V E P P Lemmens
    Department of Research, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Exp Metastasis 28:283-90. 2011
    ..Stage migration as an effect of more effective imaging procedures is likely to be partly responsible for this improved survival...
  5. doi request reprint Improving outcome for patients with pancreatic cancer through centralization
    V E P P Lemmens
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 98:1455-62. 2011
    ..High-volume institutions are associated with improved clinical outcomes for pancreatic cancer. This study investigated the impact of centralizing pancreatic cancer surgery in the south of the Netherlands...
  6. doi request reprint Lymph node examination among patients with gastric cancer: variation between departments of pathology and prognostic impact of lymph node ratio
    V E P P Lemmens
    Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Department of Research, 5600 AE Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:488-96. 2011
    ..We evaluated nodal harvest and examined its relation to stage distribution and survival at a population-based level, including the value of N-ratio (metastatic/evaluated) as a staging modality...
  7. doi request reprint Predictors and survival of synchronous peritoneal carcinomatosis of colorectal origin: a population-based study
    Valery E Lemmens
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 128:2717-25. 2011
    ..The prognosis of synchronous peritoneal carcinomatosis remains poor with a median survival of 8 months and even worse if concomitant metastases in other organs are present...
  8. doi request reprint Peritoneal carcinomatosis of gastric origin: a population-based study on incidence, survival and risk factors
    Irene Thomassen
    Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South IKZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 134:622-8. 2014
    ..Given the detrimental influence of PC on survival, efforts should be undertaken to further explore the promising results that were obtained in preventing or treating this condition with multimodality strategies. ..
  9. doi request reprint Focus on extralevator perineal dissection in supine position for low rectal cancer has led to better quality of surgery and oncologic outcome
    Ingrid S Martijnse
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:786-93. 2012
    ..In this study, a standardized supine APE with an increased focus on the perineal dissection (sPPD) is compared to the customary supine APE...
  10. doi request reprint Incidence, prognosis, and treatment options for patients with synchronous peritoneal carcinomatosis and liver metastases from colorectal origin
    Irene Thomassen
    1Comprehensive Cancer Center South, Eindhoven, The Netherlands 2Catharina Cancer Center, Department of Surgery, Eindhoven, The Netherlands 3Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:1373-80. 2013
    ..Quite frequently, patients present with both synchronous liver and peritoneal metastases, which may result in a dilemma regarding the optimal treatment...
  11. doi request reprint Nationwide improvement of only short-term survival after resection for pancreatic cancer in the Netherlands
    Simon W Nienhuijs
    Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Pancreas 41:1063-6. 2012
    ..Evaluation of incidence, treatment, and survival trends after resection of pancreatic cancer at a national level...
  12. doi request reprint Improvable quality of diagnostic assessment of colorectal cancer in southern Netherlands
    Liza N van Steenbergen
    Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:570-5. 2009
    ..To determine the extent of guideline implementation of the diagnostic approach in patients with colorectal cancer (CRC) in southern Netherlands in 2005, with special focus on colonoscopy...
  13. doi request reprint T3+ and T4 rectal cancer patients seem to benefit from the addition of oxaliplatin to the neoadjuvant chemoradiation regimen
    Ingrid S Martijnse
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:392-401. 2012
    ..A variety of schemes have been used. This study investigates which scheme had the best effect on these parameters...