Dirk C Strauss
Affiliation: Royal Marsden Hospital
- The role of core needle biopsy in the diagnosis of suspected soft tissue tumoursD C Strauss
Sarcoma Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Fulham Road, London, UK
J Surg Oncol 102:523-9. 2010..The objective of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of core needle biopsy (CNB) in patients referred with the suspicion of a soft tissue sarcoma...
- Surgical management of primary retroperitoneal sarcomaD C Strauss
Melanoma Sarcoma Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Br J Surg 97:698-706. 2010..Local recurrence after surgical resection is the main cause of disease-related mortality in patients with primary retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS). This study analysed predictors of local recurrence and disease-specific survival...
- Transmission of donor melanoma by organ transplantationDirk C Strauss
Melanoma and Sarcoma Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Lancet Oncol 11:790-6. 2010..The transmission of malignancy by organ donation could be considered "nature's own experiment", but raises questions that our current understanding of the biology of melanoma cannot answer...
- Management of benign retroperitoneal schwannomas: a single-center experienceDirk C Strauss
Sarcoma Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust, London, SW3 6JJ, UK
Am J Surg 202:194-8. 2011..We describe the presentation, diagnostic pathway, and management of 28 patients with benign retroperitoneal schwannomas...
- Retroperitoneal tumours: review of managementDirk C Strauss
Sarcoma Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 93:275-80. 2011....
- Angiosarcoma developing in a non-functioning arteriovenous fistula post-renal transplantYassar A Qureshi
The Royal Marsden Hospital, Soft Tissue Sarcoma Unit, London, UK
J Surg Oncol 101:520-3. 2010..We describe a further case and review the relevant literature with specific emphasis on a possible mechanism for the development of angiosarcoma in the post-transplant patient...
- Does the two-week rule pathway improve the diagnosis of soft tissue sarcoma? A retrospective review of referral patterns and outcomes over five years in a regional sarcoma centreTim D Pencavel
Sarcoma and Melanoma Unit, Department of Academic Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 92:417-21. 2010..We wished to assess the efficiency and appropriateness of patients referred under the Department of Health's general practitioner referral guidelines implemented for sarcomas in December 2000...
- Optimal management of primary retroperitoneal sarcoma: an updateAisha B Miah
Sarcoma Multidisciplinary Team, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK
Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 14:565-79. 2014..In this article the authors describe the initial investigations, prognostic factors and optimal surgical management. The evidence and current research as regards the role of multimodality treatment is reviewed and discussed. ..
- Surgical Outcomes following Resection for Sporadic Abdominal Wall FibromatosisMichelle J Wilkinson
Department of Academic Surgery, Sarcoma and Melanoma Unit, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Ann Surg Oncol 21:2144-9. 2014..This study reports on the surgical management and long-term outcomes from a single center in the management of sporadic abdominal wall fibromatosis...
- Surgical management of late complications after colonic interposition for esophageal atresiaRishi Dhir
Department of Surgery, St Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Ann Thorac Surg 86:1965-7. 2008..However, for patients with recurrent symptoms, further reconstructive options may be limited due to the lack of an available conduit, and long-term enteral feeding may be the only option for these patients...