Urs Zingg

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes and survival in patients with adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus
    U Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Surg Oncol 36:670-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The influence on outcome of indications for antireflux surgery
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Eleanor Harrald Building, Adelaide, SA, 5000, Australia
    World J Surg 34:2813-20. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Population-based trend analysis of laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet fundoplications for gastroesophageal reflux disease
    U Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 24:3080-5. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Inflammatory response in ventilated left and collapsed right lungs, serum and pleural fluid, in transthoracic esophagectomy for cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 21:50-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Association of C-reactive protein levels and long-term survival after neoadjuvant therapy and esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:462-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Accuracy of PET-CT in predicting survival in patients with esophageal cancer
    Claire Brown
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    World J Surg 36:1089-95. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with postoperative pulmonary morbidity after esophagectomy for cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1460-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Learning curve for laparoscopic repair of very large hiatal hernia
    Eu Ling Neo
    Flinders University Department of Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Room 3D211, Bedford Park, SA, 5042, Australia
    Surg Endosc 25:1775-82. 2011
  9. doi request reprint High frequency of tumor-infiltrating FOXP3(+) regulatory T cells predicts improved survival in mismatch repair-proficient colorectal cancer patients
    Daniel M Frey
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 126:2635-43. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Minimally invasive versus open esophagectomy for patients with esophageal cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Department of Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Flinders University, South Australia, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:911-9. 2009

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes and survival in patients with adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus
    U Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Surg Oncol 36:670-7. 2010
    ..Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) and forkhead box transcription factor positive (FoxP3(+)) regulatory T-lymphocytes (TREGs) have been analyzed in a variety of tumors but not in oesophageal adenocarcinoma...
  2. doi request reprint The influence on outcome of indications for antireflux surgery
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Eleanor Harrald Building, Adelaide, SA, 5000, Australia
    World J Surg 34:2813-20. 2010
    ..Patients with gastroesophageal reflux referred for fundoplication present with different symptom patterns. Previous studies have not analyzed the clinical outcome after fundoplication in patients stratified according to symptom patterns...
  3. doi request reprint Population-based trend analysis of laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet fundoplications for gastroesophageal reflux disease
    U Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 24:3080-5. 2010
    ..This study was designed to analyze trends in the use of Nissen versus Toupet fundoplications, and corresponding short-term outcomes during a 10-year period between 1995 and 2004...
  4. doi request reprint Inflammatory response in ventilated left and collapsed right lungs, serum and pleural fluid, in transthoracic esophagectomy for cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 21:50-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze this reaction in bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) fluid from both lungs, the right pleural space and the peripheral blood, and to study its time course...
  5. doi request reprint Association of C-reactive protein levels and long-term survival after neoadjuvant therapy and esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:462-9. 2010
    ..No study has evaluated the predictive value for survival of CRP levels after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy...
  6. doi request reprint Accuracy of PET-CT in predicting survival in patients with esophageal cancer
    Claire Brown
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    World J Surg 36:1089-95. 2012
    ..We examined pretreatment maximum standard uptake value (SUV(max)) of the primary tumor in patients treated with and without neoadjuvant therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with postoperative pulmonary morbidity after esophagectomy for cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1460-8. 2011
    ..Changes in technology and treatment such as minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE) and neoadjuvant treatment mandate analysis of more contemporary cohorts...
  8. doi request reprint Learning curve for laparoscopic repair of very large hiatal hernia
    Eu Ling Neo
    Flinders University Department of Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Room 3D211, Bedford Park, SA, 5042, Australia
    Surg Endosc 25:1775-82. 2011
    ..Laparoscopic repair of a large hiatal hernia is technically challenging. A significant learning curve likely exists that has not been studied to date...
  9. doi request reprint High frequency of tumor-infiltrating FOXP3(+) regulatory T cells predicts improved survival in mismatch repair-proficient colorectal cancer patients
    Daniel M Frey
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 126:2635-43. 2010
    ..13). Therefore, high frequency of tumor-infiltrating FOXP3(+) T(reg) is associated with early T stage and independently predicts improved disease-specific survival in MMR-proficient CRC patients...
  10. doi request reprint Minimally invasive versus open esophagectomy for patients with esophageal cancer
    Urs Zingg
    Department of Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Flinders University, South Australia, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:911-9. 2009
    ..Minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE) compared with open esophagectomy (OE) has been shown to have clinical advantages, but selection bias is present...
  11. doi request reprint Revisional vs. primary Roux-en-Y gastric bypass--a case-matched analysis: less weight loss in revisions
    Urs Zingg
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Obes Surg 20:1627-32. 2010
    ..7% vs. 90.0%, pā€‰=ā€‰0.003). Although revisional RYGB is safe and effective, excess weight loss after revisional RYGB is significantly less than following primary RYGB surgery. Weight loss plateaus after 12 months follow-up...
  12. doi request reprint Predictive factors for morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair: age, ASA score and operation type influence morbidity
    Hannes J Larusson
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Spitalstr 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    World J Surg 33:980-5. 2009
    ..Patients undergoing laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia (PEH) repair risk substantial morbidity. The aim of the present study was to analyze predictive factors for postoperative morbidity and mortality...
  13. doi request reprint Influence of thoracic epidural analgesia on postoperative pain relief and ileus after laparoscopic colorectal resection : Benefit with epidural analgesia
    Urs Zingg
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Spitalstr 21, Basel, 4031, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 23:276-82. 2009
    ..However, in laparoscopic colorectal surgery the role of TEA is not well defined. This prospective observational study investigates the influence of TEA in laparoscopic colorectal resections...
  14. doi request reprint Use of severity classification systems in the surgical decision-making process in emergency laparotomy for perforated diverticulitis
    Itai Pasternak
    Department of Surgery, Triemli Hospital, 8063 Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Colorectal Dis 25:463-70. 2010
    ..There are no objective criteria to guide the surgeon's choice of procedure. This study assesses whether classification and scoring systems can be used in the decision-making process...
  15. doi request reprint In-hospital delay increases the risk of perforation in adults with appendicitis
    Mirjam Busch
    Department of Surgery, Triemli Hospital Zurich, Birmensdorferstrasse, 8063, Zurich, Switzerland
    World J Surg 35:1626-33. 2011
    ..The influence of in-hospital delay (time between admission and operation) on outcome after appendectomy is controversial...
  16. pmc Cytokine & chemokine response in the lungs, pleural fluid and serum in thoracic surgery using one-lung ventilation
    Andreas Breunig
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    J Inflamm (Lond) 8:32. 2011
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  17. doi request reprint Quality of life after osteosynthesis of fractures of the proximal humerus
    Cyril Inauen
    Department of Surgery, Triemli Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e74-80. 2013
    ..However, this may not appreciate the impact on quality of life (QoL). The aim of this study was to assess QoL and its improvement during the first year of postoperative recovery after fracture treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Early vs. delayed elective laparoscopic-assisted colectomy in sigmoid diverticulitis: timing of surgery in relation to the acute attack
    Urs Zingg
    Department of Surgery, Triemli Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:1911-7. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the influence of timing on morbidity, conversion rate, histologic findings, and costs...