C Verhoef

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Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of identical Helicobacter DNA in the stomach and in the non-cirrhotic liver of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Cornelis Verhoef
    Departments of Surgical Oncology Erasmus Medical Centre, University Hospital Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:1171-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Good outcomes after resection of large hepatocellular carcinoma in the non-cirrhotic liver
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Clinic, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 21:380-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Resection of extrahepatic hepatocellular carcinoma metastasis can result in long-term survival
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Chir Belg 105:533-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Angiogenesis inhibitors: perspectives for medical, surgical and radiation oncology
    C Verhoef
    Dept of Surgical Oncology, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Clinic, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Pharm Des 12:2623-30. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Value of intraoperative radiotherapy in locally advanced rectal cancer
    Floris T J Ferenschild
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1257-65. 2006
  6. pmc Therapeutic surgical management of palpable melanoma groin metastases: superficial or combined superficial and deep groin lymph node dissection
    A P T van der Ploeg
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3300-8. 2011
  7. pmc Breast density as indicator for the use of mammography or MRI to screen women with familial risk for breast cancer (FaMRIsc): a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Sepideh Saadatmand
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 12:440. 2012
  8. pmc The CARTS study: Chemoradiation therapy for rectal cancer in the distal rectum followed by organ-sparing transanal endoscopic microsurgery
    Guus M J Bökkerink
    Department of Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 11:34. 2011
  9. pmc Outcome of microscopic incomplete resection (R1) of colorectal liver metastases in the era of neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Ninos Ayez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1618-27. 2012
  10. pmc 20 years experience of TNF-based isolated limb perfusion for in-transit melanoma metastases: TNF dose matters
    Jan P Deroose
    Department of Surgical Oncology, ErasmusMC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:627-35. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of identical Helicobacter DNA in the stomach and in the non-cirrhotic liver of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Cornelis Verhoef
    Departments of Surgical Oncology Erasmus Medical Centre, University Hospital Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:1171-4. 2003
    ..The possible relationship between the presence of Helicobacter species in the non-cirrhotic liver of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and the detection of Helicobacter species in their stomach was explored...
  2. ncbi request reprint Good outcomes after resection of large hepatocellular carcinoma in the non-cirrhotic liver
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Clinic, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 21:380-6. 2004
    ..The results of partial liver resection of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in non-cirrhotic livers are not well known. Therefore a retrospective study was conducted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Resection of extrahepatic hepatocellular carcinoma metastasis can result in long-term survival
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Chir Belg 105:533-6. 2005
    ..Further research is warranted because of the limited number of reports and the absence of randomized trials...
  4. ncbi request reprint Angiogenesis inhibitors: perspectives for medical, surgical and radiation oncology
    C Verhoef
    Dept of Surgical Oncology, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Clinic, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Pharm Des 12:2623-30. 2006
    ..In this review we will bring you up to date on the clinical development of angiogenesis inhibitors and we will summarize the multimodality strategies that are under development...
  5. ncbi request reprint Value of intraoperative radiotherapy in locally advanced rectal cancer
    Floris T J Ferenschild
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1257-65. 2006
    ..This study was designed to analyze the results of a multimodality treatment using preoperative radiotherapy, followed by surgery and intraoperative radiotherapy in patients with primary locally advanced rectal cancer...
  6. pmc Therapeutic surgical management of palpable melanoma groin metastases: superficial or combined superficial and deep groin lymph node dissection
    A P T van der Ploeg
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3300-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the experience in CGD versus SGD patients in our center...
  7. pmc Breast density as indicator for the use of mammography or MRI to screen women with familial risk for breast cancer (FaMRIsc): a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Sepideh Saadatmand
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 12:440. 2012
    ..The aim of the Familial MRI Screening Study (FaMRIsc) is to compare the efficacy of MRI screening to mammography for women with a familial risk. Furthermore, we will assess the influence of breast density...
  8. pmc The CARTS study: Chemoradiation therapy for rectal cancer in the distal rectum followed by organ-sparing transanal endoscopic microsurgery
    Guus M J Bökkerink
    Department of Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Surg 11:34. 2011
    ..The CARTS study is a multicenter feasibility study, investigating the role of rectum saving surgery for distal rectal cancer...
  9. pmc Outcome of microscopic incomplete resection (R1) of colorectal liver metastases in the era of neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Ninos Ayez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1618-27. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc 20 years experience of TNF-based isolated limb perfusion for in-transit melanoma metastases: TNF dose matters
    Jan P Deroose
    Department of Surgical Oncology, ErasmusMC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:627-35. 2012
    ..This study reports on a 20 years experience and outlines the evolution and major changes since the introduction of TNF in ILP...
  11. pmc Anatomical versus nonanatomical resection of colorectal liver metastases: is there a difference in surgical and oncological outcome?
    Zarina S Lalmahomed
    Division of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Erasmus University MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 35:656-61. 2011
    ..In this study, we determined the difference in morbidity and mortality and the patterns of recurrence and survival in patients with CLM treated with anatomical (AR) and nonanatomical liver resection (NAR)...
  12. pmc Outcome after therapeutic lymph node dissection in patients with unknown primary melanoma site
    Sebastiaan P Prens
    Erasmus University Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3586-92. 2011
    ..Disease-free (DFS) and overall survival (OS) time of MUP patients were analyzed and compared to patients undergoing a TLND for known primary melanomas (MKP)...
  13. pmc Is the clinical risk score for patients with colorectal liver metastases still useable in the era of effective neoadjuvant chemotherapy?
    Ninos Ayez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2757-63. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study evaluates the predictive value of these CRSs in this specific group...
  14. pmc Radiotherapy for soft tissue sarcomas after isolated limb perfusion and surgical resection: essential for local control in all patients?
    Jan P Deroose
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:321-7. 2011
    ..Isolated limb perfusion (ILP) with tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) and melphalan can achieve regression of the tumor, facilitating limb-saving resection. RTx improves local control but may lead to increased morbidity...
  15. pmc Isolated limb perfusion with melphalan and TNF-alpha in the treatment of extremity sarcoma
    Cornelis Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, ErasmusMC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, 310 Groene Hilledijk, 3075 EA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 8:417-27. 2007
    ..TNF-alpha-based ILP is a well-established treatment to avoid amputations. It represents an important example of tumor vascularity-modulating combination therapy and should be offered in large volume tertiary referral centers...
  16. pmc Isolated hypoxic hepatic perfusion with retrograde outflow in patients with irresectable liver metastases; a new simplified technique in isolated hepatic perfusion
    Cornelis Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, PO Box 5201, 3008 AE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1367-74. 2008
    ..Major drawbacks are magnitude and costs of the procedure. We developed an isolated hypoxic hepatic perfusion (IHHP) with retrograde outflow without the need for a heart-lung machine...
  17. doi request reprint The "liver-first approach" for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer and synchronous liver metastases
    Cornelis Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:23-30. 2009
    ..This study was designed to investigate the outcome of "the liver-first" approach in patients with locally advanced rectal cancer and synchronous liver metastases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Partial hepatic resection for liver metastases of non-colorectal origin, is it justified?
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1517-21. 2007
    ..Resection of noncolorectal liver metastases is controversial. The aim of this retrospective study is to evaluate partial liver resection as a treatment option for non-colorectal liver metastases...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in the Netherlands incidence, treatment and survival patterns
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 40:1530-8. 2004
    ..This low percentage suggests that patients with HCC must be analysed and discussed in specialised centres to minimise the number of patients not receiving possible curative therapy...
  20. doi request reprint Somatostatin receptor in human hepatocellular carcinomas: biological, patient and tumor characteristics
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 25:21-6. 2008
    ..We investigated the sst2 expression in HCC and examined whether HCCs expressing sst2 are a distinct subgroup...
  21. pmc Total pelvic exenteration for primary and recurrent malignancies
    F T J Ferenschild
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 33:1502-8. 2009
    ..Total pelvic exenteration (TPE) is an exenterative operation for these advanced tumors and involves en bloc resection of the rectum, bladder, and internal genital organs (prostate/seminal vesicles or uterus, ovaries and/or vagina)...
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint High positive sentinel node identification rate by EORTC melanoma group protocol. Prognostic indicators of metastatic patterns after sentinel node biopsy in melanoma
    A C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, 301 Groene Hilledijk, 3075 EA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 42:372-80. 2006
    ..The SN status is the most important predictive value for DFS and OS. In-transit metastasis rates correlated with SN-positivity, Breslow thickness and ulceration of the primary...
  24. ncbi request reprint TNF dose reduction in isolated limb perfusion
    D J Grunhagen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:1011-9. 2005
    ..The optimal dose of TNF for this procedure is not well established. The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy and toxicity of TM-ILPs with reduced TNF dose...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical relevance of melanoma micrometastases (<0.1 mm) in sentinel nodes: are these nodes to be considered negative?
    A C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 17:1578-85. 2006
    ..Therefore, our data suggest that patients with sub-micrometastases (<0.1 mm) in the SN may be judged as SN negative, as non-stage III, and are highly unlikely to benefit from CLND, which we no longer recommend...
  26. ncbi request reprint TNF-based isolated limb perfusion in unresectable extremity desmoid tumours
    D J Grunhagen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:912-6. 2005
    ..As isolated limb perfusion (ILP) with TNF and melphalan has proven to be extremely effective in the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma, we studied its potential in locally advanced extremity desmoid tumours...
  27. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of isolated limb perfusion with tumour necrosis factor-α for patients with melanoma in-transit metastases
    J P Deroose
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 98:1573-80. 2011
    ..This article reports the long-term results of adding TNF-α to standard melphalan-based ILP (TM-ILP) for treatment of melanoma in-transit metastases...
  28. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation in patients with primary and secondary hepatic malignancies
    V E de Meijer
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:960-73. 2006
    ..In our center, RF ablation can be safely performed to achieve adequate local control and survival rates. Time to local tumor progression was significantly related to initial size of the tumor and tumor load...
  29. ncbi request reprint Total pelvic exenteration for primary locally advanced and locally recurrent rectal cancer
    M Vermaas
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:452-8. 2007
    ..To report the role of total pelvic exenteration in a series of locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancers...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sentinel node biopsy for clear cell sarcoma
    A C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Groene Hilledijk 301, Kamer B3 16, 3075 EA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:996-9. 2006
    ..SN status seems to predict additional nodal involvement and recurrent disease as well as survival. The SN procedure might be a useful and accurate staging procedure in CCS patients, comparable to the situation in melanoma...
  31. doi request reprint Prognosis in patients with sentinel node-positive melanoma without immediate completion lymph node dissection
    A P T van der Ploeg
    Erasmus University Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 99:1396-405. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of immediate CLND on the outcome of patients with SN-positive melanoma...
  32. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and prognosis after therapeutic lymph node dissections for malignant melanoma
    A C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, 301 Groene Hilledijk, 3075 EA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:102-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, TLND for stage III melanoma is accompanied with considerable short-term complications, and can achieve regional control and potential curation in approximately one in every four patients...
  33. doi request reprint Trends in incidence, treatment and survival of patients with stage IV colorectal cancer: a population-based series
    A E M van der Pool
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Colorectal Dis 14:56-61. 2012
    ..The incidence, patterns of care and survival were determined in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer (CRC) in a population-based series...
  34. 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...
  35. doi request reprint Abdominosacral resection for locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancer
    F T J Ferenschild
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 96:1341-7. 2009
    ..The results of resection of locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancers, including sacral resection, were analysed critically...
  36. doi request reprint 'Staged' liver resection in synchronous and metachronous colorectal hepatic metastases: differences in clinicopathological features and outcome
    A E M van der Pool
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Colorectal Dis 12:e229-35. 2010
    ..The features and prognosis of patients with synchronous and metachronus colorectal liver metastases, treated with primary resection first followed by partial liver resection were analysed...
  37. doi request reprint Optimizing the outcome of surgery in patients with rectal cancer and synchronous liver metastases
    A E van der Pool
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 97:383-90. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the outcome of patients treated for rectal cancer and synchronous hepatic metastases in the era of effective induction radiotherapy and chemotherapy...
  38. doi request reprint Body composition and outcome in patients undergoing resection of colorectal liver metastases
    M G van Vledder
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 99:550-7. 2012
    ..This study investigated the impact of sarcopenia and central obesity on survival in patients undergoing liver resection for colorectal liver metastases (CLM)...
  39. doi request reprint Forequarter amputation for malignancy
    J Rickelt
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 96:792-8. 2009
    ..Forequarter amputation (FQA) is an important treatment for malignant disease of the shoulder girdle. The aim of this study was to elucidate its role in surgical oncology...
  40. doi request reprint Isolated hypoxic hepatic perfusion with melphalan in patients with irresectable ocular melanoma metastases
    B van Etten
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:539-45. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate applicability, toxicity and response in this selected group of ocular melanoma patients by treatment with isolated hypoxic hepatic perfusion with retrograde outflow (IHHP) with melphalan...
  41. ncbi request reprint Outcome and prognostic factor analysis of 217 consecutive isolated limb perfusions with tumor necrosis factor-alpha and melphalan for limb-threatening soft tissue sarcoma
    Dirk J Grunhagen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer 106:1776-84. 2006
    ..A mature, large, single-institution experience with 217 consecutive ILPs for STS of the extremity is reported...
  42. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of locally advanced, non-metastatic, gastrointestinal stromal tumours after treatment with imatinib
    R Tielen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein 10, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 39:150-5. 2013
    ..We report on a large cohort of locally advanced GIST patients who have been treated in four centres in the Netherlands specialized in the treatment of sarcomas...
  43. ncbi request reprint Quantitative HBV DNA and AST are strong predictors for survival after HCC detection in chronic HBV patients
    C D M Witjes
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Transplantation Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 69:508-13. 2011
    ..HBV DNA level at detection is associated with overall survival of HCC patients. These findings support the concept that after HCC detection adequate suppression of HBV DNA by nucleoside analogue therapy may improve survival...
  44. ncbi request reprint Interstitial laser coagulation with temporary hepatic artery occlusion for patients with cirrhosis and irresectable hepatoma
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 90:950-5. 2003
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Local treatment for recurrent colorectal hepatic metastases after partial hepatectomy
    Anne E M van der Pool
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, PO Box 5201, 3008, Rotterdam, AE, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:890-5. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to identify patients who may benefit from local treatment in recurrent colorectal liver metastases...
  46. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemoradiation with capecitabine in locally advanced rectal cancer
    A F J de Bruin
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 66:71-6. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the toxicity and efficacy of preoperative chemoradiation using the oral 5-FU prodrug capecitabine in locally advanced rectal cancer...
  47. doi request reprint Cervical lymph node dissection for metastatic testicular cancer
    M G van Vledder
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:1682-7. 2010
    ..Most often, these are located in the lungs and mediastinum and neck. Limited data are available concerning the incidence, surgical management, and follow-up of neck metastasis arising from a testicular primary tumor...
  48. doi request reprint Stereotactic body radiation therapy for colorectal liver metastases
    A E M van der Pool
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 97:377-82. 2010
    ..Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is a treatment option for colorectal liver metastases. Local control, patient survival and toxicity were assessed in an experience of SBRT for colorectal liver metastases...
  49. doi request reprint EORTC Melanoma Group sentinel node protocol identifies high rate of submicrometastases according to Rotterdam Criteria
    Augustinus P T van der Ploeg
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 46:2414-21. 2010
    ..1 mm) had a 5 year OS rate of 91%, virtually identical to 90% for SN-negative patients. The NSN positivity rate of 0% in these patients indicates that they may be spared a completion lymph node dissection (CLND) and its morbidity...
  50. doi request reprint Reirradiation, surgery and IORT for recurrent rectal cancer in previously irradiated patients
    Maarten Vermaas
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiother Oncol 87:357-60. 2008
    ..This treatment was related with high morbidity, a short pain-free survival (5 months) and poor local control (27% after 3 years), although some patients have long-term distant control and survival...
  51. ncbi request reprint Aggressive angiomyxoma: multimodality treatments can avoid mutilating surgery
    I J M Han-Geurts
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Groene Hilledijk 301, 3075 EA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:1217-21. 2006
    ..The recurrence rate is high, and often extensive resections are performed with considerable morbidity. In search of alternative treatment methods we present our experience in seven patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Systemic treatment in hepatocellular carcinoma; 'A small step for man...'
    C D M Witjes
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 67:86-90. 2009
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Histological differentiation grade and microvascular invasion of HCC predicted by dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI
    C D M Witjes
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus MC, 3015 CE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Imaging 11:S39. 2011
    ..Moderately differentiated and poorly differentiated HCCs are significantly associated with washout and capsular enhancement; microvascular invasion is significantly associated with washout...
  54. doi request reprint Detection of melanoma micrometastases in sentinel nodes - the cons
    Johannes H W de Wilt
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 301 Groene Hilledijk, 3008 AE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Oncol 17:175-81. 2008
    ..Patients with this limited tumor burden in their SN have an excellent prognosis and are highly unlikely to benefit from CLND. New techniques such as ultrasound of the lymph nodal basin can be promising as an alternative for SN biopsy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Relaparotomy following complications of feeding jejunostomy in esophageal surgery
    Ingrid J M Han-Geurts
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 21:192-6. 2004
    ..However, little attention has been paid to surgical complications and their consequences. Feeding jejunostomy as an adjunct to esophageal resection and reconstruction can lead to serious surgical complications...
  56. doi request reprint Sentinel node tumor burden according to the Rotterdam criteria is the most important prognostic factor for survival in melanoma patients: a multicenter study in 388 patients with positive sentinel nodes
    Alexander C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 248:949-55. 2008
    ..This is characterized by an increased detection of cases with minimal tumor burden (SUB-micrometastasis <0.1 mm), which represents different biology...
  57. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after stereotactic body radiation therapy for primary and metastatic liver tumors
    Alejandra Méndez Romero
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1447-52. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the impact of this treatment on the patient's quality of life. This is the first report of quality of life associated with liver SBRT...
  58. doi request reprint Stereotactic body radiation therapy for liver tumors: impact of daily setup corrections and day-to-day anatomic variations on dose in target and organs at risk
    Alejandra Méndez Romero
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:1201-8. 2009
    ..To assess day-to-day differences between planned and delivered target volume (TV) and organ-at-risk (OAR) dose distributions in liver stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), and to investigate the dosimetric impact of setup corrections...
  59. pmc Chest wall resection for adult soft tissue sarcomas and chondrosarcomas: analysis of prognostic factors
    Albertus N van Geel
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Groene Hilledijk 301, 3075 EA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 35:63-9. 2011
    ..Information about treatment outcome and prognostic factors of adult sarcoma requiring chest wall resection (CWR) is limited...
  60. ncbi request reprint Isolated limb perfusion with TNF-alpha and melphalan in locally advanced soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities
    Dirk J G Grünhagen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Recent Results Cancer Res 179:257-70. 2009
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Importance of tumor load in the sentinel node in melanoma: clinical dilemmas
    Alexander C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Groene Hilledijk 301, Kamer A1 41, 3075 EA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 7:446-54. 2010
    ..1 mm by the Rotterdam Criteria have excellent survival rates. Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology is emerging as a staging tool for high-risk patients, but more research is necessary before this can change clinical practice...
  62. doi request reprint On the origin of (CD105+) circulating endothelial cells
    Michiel H Strijbos
    Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer, Center Groene Hilledijk 301, 3075 EA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Thromb Haemost 102:347-51. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Isolated hypoxic hepatic perfusion with orthograde or retrograde flow in patients with irresectable liver metastases using percutaneous balloon catheter techniques: a phase I and II study
    Boudewijn van Etten
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, PO Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:598-605. 2004
    ..Magnitude, costs, and nonrepeatability of the procedure are its major drawbacks. We developed a less invasive, less costly, and potentially repeatable balloon catheter-mediated isolated hypoxic hepatic perfusion (IHHP) technique...
  64. ncbi request reprint Pelvic exenteration for primary and recurrent gynaecological malignancies
    Johannes H W de Wilt
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:243-8. 2007
    ..Analyse the outcome of pelvic exenteration for gynaecological malignancies in a tertiary referral center. Post-operative in-hospital morbidity, long-term morbidity, disease free and overall survival rates were studied...
  65. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary reconstruction after surgery of the irradiated pelvis using a gracilis muscle flap transposition
    M Vermaas
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Plastic Surgery, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, 3008 AE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:1000-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to describe our experience with reconstruction of pelvic defects after surgery for previously irradiated malignancies using a gracilis muscle flap transposition...
  66. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial comparing feeding jejunostomy with nasoduodenal tube placement in patients undergoing oesophagectomy
    I J M Han-Geurts
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 94:31-5. 2007
    ..This prospective randomized trial compared the efficacy and complications of feeding jejunostomy with those of nasoduodenal tube feeding in oesophageal surgery...
  67. doi request reprint Trends in treatment for synchronous colorectal liver metastases: differences in outcome before and after 2000
    Anne E M van der Pool
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University MC, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 102:413-8. 2010
    ..In the current study outcome in patients who underwent surgery for synchronous colorectal liver metastases (CLM) in a single center was evaluated...
  68. ncbi request reprint Preoperative radiotherapy improves outcome in recurrent rectal cancer
    Maarten Vermaas
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, 3008 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:918-28. 2005
    ..This study was designed to compare the results of preoperative radiotherapy followed by surgery with surgery only...
  69. doi request reprint Preoperative FDG-PET-scan in patients with resectable colorectal liver metastases does not improve overall survival: a retrospective analyses stratified by clinical risk score
    N Ayez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC University Hospital, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 30:451-8. 2013
    ..Ann Surg 1999;230:309-318]...
  70. doi request reprint A new approach for rapid and reliable enumeration of circulating endothelial cells in patients
    J Kraan
    Department of Medical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 10:931-9. 2012
    ..Mature circulating endothelial cells (CECs) are surrogate markers of endothelial damage/dysfunction. A lack of standardized assays and consensus on CEC phenotype has resulted in a wide variation of reported CEC numbers (4-1300 per mL)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Fluorine-18 FDG imaging in hepatocellular carcinoma using positron coincidence detection and single photon emission computed tomography
    C Verhoef
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Dijkzigt, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver 22:51-6. 2002
    ....
  72. doi request reprint New developments in sentinel node staging in melanoma: controversies and alternatives
    Alexander C J van Akkooi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Oncol 22:169-77. 2010
    ..The clinical relevance of minimal sentinel node tumor burden is unclear. This review analyzes these issues...
  73. ncbi request reprint Salvage abdominoperineal resection and perineal wound healing in local recurrent or persistent anal cancer
    Floris T J Ferenschild
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus MC Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, P O Box 5201, Groene Hilledijk 301, Rotterdam, AE 3008, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 29:1452-7. 2005
    ..When performing an APR a VRAM flap reconstruction should be considered to prevent disabling perineal wound complications...
  74. ncbi request reprint [Hepatocellular carcinoma: the significance of cirrhosis for treatment and prognosis--retrospective study]
    Carlijn D M Witjes
    Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, afd Heelkunde, Hepatobiliaire en Transplantatie Chirurgie, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1747. 2010
    ..To determine whether the presence of liver cirrhosis was related to the treatment options and survival of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  75. doi request reprint Local recurrence after surgery for primary extra-abdominal desmoid-type fibromatosis
    D L M van Broekhoven
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessenhuis Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 100:1214-9. 2013
    ..Although there is a trend towards conservative treatment, surgery remains the standard treatment for extra-abdominal desmoid tumours...
  76. doi request reprint Decrease of CD117 expression as possible prognostic marker for recurrence in the resected specimen after imatinib treatment in patients with initially unresectable gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a clinicopathological analysis
    Amir Mearadji
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Anticancer Drugs 19:607-12. 2008
    ..For patients with metastatic GIST, the role of surgery remains less clear. Loss or decrease of CD117 expression in the resected specimen after imatinib treatment may be associated with disease recurrence...
  77. doi request reprint Long-term results of tumor necrosis factor alpha- and melphalan-based isolated limb perfusion in locally advanced extremity soft tissue sarcomas
    Jan P Deroose
    Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 29:4036-44. 2011
    ..This study reports the long-term results of 231 TM-ILPs for locally advanced extremity STS...
  78. doi request reprint Isolated hepatic perfusion for the treatment of liver tumors: sunset or sunrise?
    Cornelis Verhoef
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Erasmus University Medical Centre Daniel den Hoed Cancer Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 17:877-94, xi. 2008
    ..Future research should be directed to the identification of suitable biologic or chemotherapeutic agents, defining clinical indications, and development of technical modifications to make it more generally applicable and even repeatable...
  79. ncbi request reprint Isolated hepatic perfusion: experimental evidence and clinical utility
    Johannes H W de Wilt
    Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Groene Hilledijk 301, 3075 EA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Surg Clin North Am 84:627-41. 2004
    ..Future research should be directed to the identification of suitable biological or chemotherapeutic agents, defining clinical indications, and development of technical modifications to make it more generally applicable...