Katrine J Emmertsen
Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
- Impact of bowel dysfunction on quality of life after sphincter-preserving resection for rectal cancerK J Emmertsen
Colorectal Research Unit, Colorectal Surgical Department P, Aarhus University Hospital, Tage Hansens Gade 2, DK 8000, Aarhus C, Denmark
Br J Surg 100:1377-87. 2013..The aim of this study was to examine the extent of bowel dysfunction and impact on health-related QoL after curative sphincter-preserving resection for rectal cancer...
- Low anterior resection syndrome score: development and validation of a symptom-based scoring system for bowel dysfunction after low anterior resection for rectal cancerKatrine J Emmertsen
Colorectal Surgical Unit, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
Ann Surg 255:922-8. 2012..The aim of this study was to develop and validate a scoring system for bowel dysfunction after low anterior resection (LAR) for rectal cancer, on the basis of symptoms and impact on quality of life (QoL)...
- Bowel dysfunction after treatment for rectal cancerKatrine J Emmertsen
Department of Colorectal Surgery P, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark
Acta Oncol 47:994-1003. 2008..Improved treatment modalities have resulted in increased survival and tumour control. With increasing survival there is a growing need for knowledge about the long-term side effects and functional results after the treatment...