Menno R Vriens

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Robot-assisted transaxillary thyroid surgery]
    Menno R Vriens
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, afd Heelkunde, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5841. 2013
  2. doi request reprint MicroRNA expression profiling is a potential diagnostic tool for thyroid cancer
    Menno R Vriens
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cancer 118:3426-32. 2012
  3. pmc Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography scan-positive recurrent papillary thyroid cancer and the prognosis and implications for surgical management
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 1600 Divisadero Street, Box 1711, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 10:192. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Unilateral subtotal adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 patients: a feasible surgical strategy
    Anouk Scholten
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 254:1022-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The optimal surgical treatment for primary hyperparathyroidism in MEN1 patients: a systematic review
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 35:1993-2005. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The additional value of intraoperative parathyroid hormone assessment is marginal in patients with nonfamilial primary hyperparathyroidism: a prospective cohort study
    Bas A Twigt
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessen Hospital Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Surg 204:1-6. 2012
  7. pmc Robot-assisted pancreatic surgery: a systematic review of the literature
    Marin Strijker
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    HPB (Oxford) 15:1-10. 2013
  8. pmc Differences between sporadic and MEN related primary hyperparathyroidism; clinical expression, preoperative workup, operative strategy and follow-up
    Bas A Twigt
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University Medical Center, Utrecht, 3584CX, The Netherlands
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 8:50. 2013
  9. pmc Efficacy and complications of nasojejunal, jejunostomy and parenteral feeding after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Arja Gerritsen
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, HP G04 228, P O Box 85500, 3508, GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1144-51. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint [A rapidly growing lump in the neck: anaplastic thyroid carcinoma]
    Teus J Weijs
    Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Heelkunde, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4439. 2012

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint [Robot-assisted transaxillary thyroid surgery]
    Menno R Vriens
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, afd Heelkunde, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5841. 2013
    ..In order to successfully introduce the RATT procedure, thorough preparation by both surgeons and operating room personnel is required. A proctoring program is also necessary. ..
  2. doi request reprint MicroRNA expression profiling is a potential diagnostic tool for thyroid cancer
    Menno R Vriens
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cancer 118:3426-32. 2012
    ..The authors therefore tested the hypothesis that miRNA expression analysis would identify putative markers that could distinguish benign from malignant thyroid neoplasms that are often indeterminate on FNA biopsy...
  3. pmc Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography scan-positive recurrent papillary thyroid cancer and the prognosis and implications for surgical management
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 1600 Divisadero Street, Box 1711, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 10:192. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Unilateral subtotal adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 patients: a feasible surgical strategy
    Anouk Scholten
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 254:1022-7. 2011
    ..To determine the best surgical strategy for pheochromocytoma in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2) patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint The optimal surgical treatment for primary hyperparathyroidism in MEN1 patients: a systematic review
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 35:1993-2005. 2011
    ..The optimal surgical approach for patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) and multiple endocrine neoplasia 1 (MEN1) is controversial. We sought to determine the optimal type of surgery for pHPT in MEN1...
  6. doi request reprint The additional value of intraoperative parathyroid hormone assessment is marginal in patients with nonfamilial primary hyperparathyroidism: a prospective cohort study
    Bas A Twigt
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessen Hospital Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Surg 204:1-6. 2012
    ..The additional value of IOPTH measurement in patients undergoing surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) was evaluated...
  7. pmc Robot-assisted pancreatic surgery: a systematic review of the literature
    Marin Strijker
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    HPB (Oxford) 15:1-10. 2013
    ..A systematic review was performed to assess the safety and feasibility of robot-assisted pancreatic surgery...
  8. pmc Differences between sporadic and MEN related primary hyperparathyroidism; clinical expression, preoperative workup, operative strategy and follow-up
    Bas A Twigt
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University Medical Center, Utrecht, 3584CX, The Netherlands
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 8:50. 2013
    ..However, sometimes PHPT develops as part of multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) type 1 or 2A. In all, parathyroidectomy is the only curative treatment. Nevertheless, there are important differences in clinical expression and treatment...
  9. pmc Efficacy and complications of nasojejunal, jejunostomy and parenteral feeding after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Arja Gerritsen
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, HP G04 228, P O Box 85500, 3508, GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1144-51. 2012
    ..Data on the efficacy and, especially, complications of the various feeding strategies after PD are scarce...
  10. ncbi request reprint [A rapidly growing lump in the neck: anaplastic thyroid carcinoma]
    Teus J Weijs
    Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Heelkunde, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4439. 2012
    ..ATC is a rare cause of a neck lump. Due to the very fulminant course it should also be considered in an old patient presenting with a rapidly growing lump in the neck...
  11. doi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration of thyroid tumors: identifying factors associated with adequacy rate in a large academic center in the Netherlands
    Sijbrigje G A de Meer
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:E21-6. 2012
    ..US guidance is a way to improve adequacy rates, but we would like to stress the importance of other factors like operator experience, education, and quality control in one's own institution before implementing techniques...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Lithium-induced hyperparathyroidism]
    Bernard M Houweling
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, afd Heelkunde, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4091. 2012
    ..In the third case, a 56-year-old woman, they show the need for cogency regarding appropriate surgical strategy as recurrences are quite common...
  13. doi request reprint The role of routine diagnostic radioiodine whole-body scintigraphy in patients with high-risk differentiated thyroid cancer
    Siegrid G de Meer
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 52:56-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the additional value of DxWBS to stimulated thyroglobulin measurement in high-risk patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Endoscopic posterior adrenalectomy; results of 100 procedures in University Medical Center Utrecht]
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, afd Chirurgie, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:B399. 2009
    ..To describe the results of 100 endoscopic posterior retroperitoneal adrenalectomies performed in the University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands...
  15. doi request reprint Shifting incidence of solitary adenomas in the era of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy. A multi-institutional study
    Bas A Twigt
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1041-6. 2011
    ..The advent of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP), aiming at a preoperatively identified parathyroid abnormality may be associated with a different incidence of solitary and multiglandular parathyroid disease...
  16. pmc Factors predicting outcome of total thyroidectomy in young patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2: a nationwide long-term follow-up study
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Hpnr G04 228, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584CX Utrecht, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 34:852-60. 2010
    ..In addition, codon 634 mutation is associated with a high risk of recurrence requiring early surgery for all these patients...