Emmanuel Leandros

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in cirrhotic patients with symptomatic gallstone disease
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Hippocration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    ANZ J Surg 78:363-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome analysis of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients aged 80 years and older with complicated gallstone disease
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Hippocration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:731-5. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Incidence, risk factors, and outcome of portal vein thrombosis after laparoscopic-assisted splenectomy in β-thalassemia patients: a prospective exploratory study
    Nicholas Alexakis
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Hippocratio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:123-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Bax, cytochrome c, and caspase-8 staining in parotid cancer patients: markers of susceptibility in radiotherapy?
    John Giotakis
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:605-11. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of bax, bcl-2, and p53 staining in primary osteosarcoma
    Maria Kyriaki A Kaseta
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KAT Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 97:259-66. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Prospective appraisal of a 2-day training course on laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: the ELTC experience
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Laparoendoscopic Unit, 1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Surg Endosc 24:2140-4. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Two-trocar laparoscopic-assisted appendectomy versus conventional laparoscopic appendectomy in patients with acute appendicitis
    Manousos M Konstadoulakis
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokrateion Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 16:27-32. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery with a Pfannenstiel incision in beta-thalassemia patients: initial experience
    Emmanuel Leandros
    First Department of Propedeutic Surgery, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, 114 V Sofias Avenue, Athens, 11527, Greece
    World J Surg 30:1216-20. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Optimal trocar placement for ergonomic intracorporeal sewing and knotting in laparoscopic hiatal surgery
    Abe Fingerhut
    First Department of Surgery, Hippocration Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 200:519-28. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Routine abdominal drains after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a retrospective review of 353 patients
    Konstantinos Albanopoulos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital, Athens Medical School Greece, 114 Queen s Sofia Avenue, Athens, Greece
    Obes Surg 21:687-91. 2011

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in cirrhotic patients with symptomatic gallstone disease
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Hippocration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    ANZ J Surg 78:363-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome in patients with liver cirrhosis who underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic gallstone disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome analysis of laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients aged 80 years and older with complicated gallstone disease
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Hippocration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:731-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) in octogenarians with complicated gallstone disease...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence, risk factors, and outcome of portal vein thrombosis after laparoscopic-assisted splenectomy in β-thalassemia patients: a prospective exploratory study
    Nicholas Alexakis
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Hippocratio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:123-8. 2013
    ..Portal vein system thrombosis (PVT) is an infrequent but potentially serious complication after laparoscopic splenectomy. Patients with β-thalassemia are at higher risk as they have splenomegaly and hypercoagulability...
  4. doi request reprint Bax, cytochrome c, and caspase-8 staining in parotid cancer patients: markers of susceptibility in radiotherapy?
    John Giotakis
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:605-11. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of bax, bcl-2, and p53 staining in primary osteosarcoma
    Maria Kyriaki A Kaseta
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KAT Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 97:259-66. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Prospective appraisal of a 2-day training course on laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: the ELTC experience
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Laparoendoscopic Unit, 1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Surg Endosc 24:2140-4. 2010
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the impact of a 2-day LSG course and a 4-day laparoscopic bariatric mini-training program on the knowledge and training gained by participating surgeons...
  7. ncbi request reprint Two-trocar laparoscopic-assisted appendectomy versus conventional laparoscopic appendectomy in patients with acute appendicitis
    Manousos M Konstadoulakis
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokrateion Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 16:27-32. 2006
    ..In the current study, the proposed technique is prospectively evaluated against conventional laparoscopic appendectomy with respect to feasibility, safety, and postoperative outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery with a Pfannenstiel incision in beta-thalassemia patients: initial experience
    Emmanuel Leandros
    First Department of Propedeutic Surgery, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, 114 V Sofias Avenue, Athens, 11527, Greece
    World J Surg 30:1216-20. 2006
    ..beta-Thalassemia patients have splenomegaly significant enough to require splenectomy; furthermore, these patients also often require concurrent procedures...
  9. doi request reprint Optimal trocar placement for ergonomic intracorporeal sewing and knotting in laparoscopic hiatal surgery
    Abe Fingerhut
    First Department of Surgery, Hippocration Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 200:519-28. 2010
    ..5 cm and 58.5 cm...
  10. doi request reprint Routine abdominal drains after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a retrospective review of 353 patients
    Konstantinos Albanopoulos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital, Athens Medical School Greece, 114 Queen s Sofia Avenue, Athens, Greece
    Obes Surg 21:687-91. 2011
    ..Furthermore, they don't seem to eliminate the reoperation rates for these complications. Maybe patients with previous LAGB and intraperitoneal bleeding could benefit from placement of a drain that will remain for more than 5 days...
  11. doi request reprint Reinforcing the staple line during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: prospective randomized clinical study comparing two different techniques. Preliminary results
    Konstantinos Albanopoulos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital, Athens Medical School Greece, 114 Queen s Sofia Avenue, Pipinou 52, 11251 Athens, Greece
    Obes Surg 22:42-6. 2012
    ..0...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy on the antireflux mechanism: can it be minimized?
    Eleftheria Kleidi
    First Propaedeutic Department of Surgery, Hippocration Hospital, University of Athens, 13 15 Zichnis St, 11 527, Athens, Greece
    Surg Endosc 27:4625-30. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of LSG on the LES and postoperative GERD...
  13. doi request reprint Novice surgeons versus experienced surgeons in laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) surgery: a comparison of performances in a surgical simulator
    Leonidas Alevizos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital, Athens Medical School Greece, 114 Queen s Sofia Avenue, Athens Medical School Greece, 115 27, Athens, Greece
    World J Surg 36:939-44. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the performances of novice and experienced laparoscopic surgeons on a LESS simulator...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical implications of sleeve gastrectomy as a source of spleen infarction or ischemia
    Konstantinos M Stamou
    Department of Endoscopic Surgery, 1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippocratio Hospital, 20 22, Alkimahou St, Athens, 11634, Greece
    Obes Surg 21:1490-3. 2011
    ..The possibility of a late splenic abscess cannot be ruled out. No risk factors can be identified preoperatively...
  15. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy performed with intent to treat morbid obesity: a prospective single-center study of 261 patients with a median follow-up of 1 year
    Evangelos Menenakos
    Department of Endoscopic Surgery, Hippocratio Hospital, 20 22, Alkimahou Street, Athens, 11634, Greece
    Obes Surg 20:276-82. 2010
    ..The aim of the study is to look at laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as a procedure with intent to cure morbid obesity. Secondary endpoints are related to the safety profile of the procedure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Splenic abscess in a patient with Wegener's granulomatosis treated with laparoscopic splenectomy
    Konstandinos Albanopoulos
    First Department of Propedeutic Surgery, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, Greece
    Mt Sinai J Med 73:1045-8. 2006
    ..The patient had an uneventful postoperative course and his disease is in remission. Laparoscopic splenectomy appears to be a safe procedure, but its impact on the management of splenic abscess needs to be determined further...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of rituximab in combination with conventional chemotherapy for the treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the head and neck
    Leonidas Manolopoulos
    First Department of Otolaryngology, Hippocration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 23:475-8. 2009
    ....
  18. pmc Changes in T-lymphocytes' viability after laparoscopic versus open cholecystectomy
    Ilias P Gomatos
    Laboratory of Surgical Research, 1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Hippokration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int Surg 100:696-701. 2015
    ..Necrosis (and not apoptosis) seems to be the predominant pathway of T-lymphocyte death in open cholecystectomy, in a process reaching its peak at 24 hours and further attenuating 48 hours postoperatively. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint [Education and teaching laparoscopic surgery in Europe: present constraints and role of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery.]
    Abe Fingerhut
    Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Cir Cir 79:46-52. 2011
    ..This paper endeavors to describe the problems created by the social and economic changes in the last few decades, to assess the consequences on teaching and learning laparoscopic surgery for the surgeon and to review possible solutions...
  20. ncbi request reprint A virtual reality simulation curriculum for intravenous cannulation training
    Constantinos Loukas
    Medical Physics Lab Simulation Centre, University of Athens Medical School, Greece
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1142-5. 2010
    ..In this study, the learning curves of novice and intermediate users were elicited during a VR simulation-based curriculum for intravenous (IV) cannulation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative findings and postoperative complications in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: the Greek experience with 5,539 patients in a single center
    Manousos M Konstadoulakis
    Laparoscopic Unit, Athens University, Hippocration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:31-6. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic fenestration for the treatment of patients with severe adult polycystic liver disease
    Manousos M Konstadoulakis
    Laparoendoscopic Unit, First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippocration Hospital, Athens University, 114 Queen Sophia Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 189:71-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to present our experience in laparoscopic fenestration for patients with severe symptomatic adult polycystic liver disease (APLD), analyze its feasibility, and evaluate its immediate and mid-term outcome...
  23. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity and glucose metabolism: a new perspective
    Maria Natoudi
    Hippokration Athens General Hospital, 1st Propedeutic Surgical Clinic, Athens University School of Medicine, 10 Pasteur Str, 11521, Athens, Greece
    Surg Endosc 28:1027-33. 2014
    ..This study aims to evaluate the progression of glucose metabolism in patients undergoing LSG...
  24. doi request reprint Administration of Human Protein-C concentrate prevents apoptotic brain cell death after experimental sepsis
    Nikolaos Memos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Hippocration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Brain Res 1264:119-26. 2009
    ..The inhibition of sepsis related apoptosis concerned both the mitochondrial and caspase 8 dependent pathways...
  25. doi request reprint BCL-2, p53 and HLA-DR antigen expression in surgically treated parotid cancer patients
    Michael Genetzakis
    1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Laboratory of Surgical Research, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:417-24. 2009
    ..Furthermore, bcl-2(+) patients should be considered for more aggressive adjuvant treatment protocols, since conventional radiotherapy often fails to decrease relapse rates in this setting of patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Easyloop knot: a simple and safe extracorporeal knot
    Michael Pattas
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Athens University, Athens Medical School, Hippocrateion Hospital, Q Sophia 114, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Am J Surg 191:821-2. 2006
    ..We describe herein a new extracorporeal knot designed with an emphasis on simplicity and safety...
  27. pmc Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for cholelithiasis in a patient with myotonic dystrophy
    Haridimos Markogiannakis
    1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Athens Medical School, University of Athens, Hippocration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    JSLS 13:276-8. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is feasible and safe in patients with DM but requires individual multidisciplinary perioperative management...
  28. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open splenectomy in patients with beta thalassemia major
    Manousos M Konstadoulakis
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippokrateion Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 16:5-8. 2006
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy is considered the standard of care for the removal of the spleen in benign diseases. There are not sufficient data for the routine application of this technique in patients with beta thalassemia major...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of bax, cytochrome C, and caspase-8 protein expression in primary osteosarcoma
    Maria Kyriaki A Kaseta
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KAT Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    Hybridoma (Larchmt) 26:355-62. 2007
    ..0489 and p = 0.0208, respectively), identifying two groups of patients where more intensive adjuvant treatment could possibly be applied to prevent high postoperative recurrence rates...
  30. ncbi request reprint Elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic gallstone disease in patients receiving anticoagulant therapy
    Emmanuel Leandros
    Laparoendoscopic Unit, Hippokrateion Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:357-60. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the applicability and safety of elective LC in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions who were receiving anticoagulant treatment...
  31. ncbi request reprint Postchemotherapy resection of a primary mature malignant retroperitoneal teratoma in an adult: report of a case
    Emmanuel Leandros
    First Department of Propedeutic Surgery, Hippokration Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    Surg Today 35:965-7. 2005
    ..A histopathological examination confirmed the diagnosis of malignant teratoma with endodermal, ectodermal, and mesenchymal structures. The patient is alive and disease free at 13 months after resection...
  32. ncbi request reprint Fatal chest injury with lung evisceration during athletic games in ancient Greece
    Evangelos Menenakos
    First Department of Propedeutic Surgery, University of Athens, 114 V Sofias Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    World J Surg 29:1348-51. 2005
    ..Occasionally, these games resulted in severe trauma or death. Two cases of extreme violence resulting in fatal chest trauma are presented and commented on from both surgical and social points of view...
  33. ncbi request reprint Two-step treatment for complex cholecystocholedocholithiasis
    Emmanuel Leandros
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippocrateion Hospital, Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Surgery 137:114-6. 2005
  34. pmc Predictors of common bile duct lithiasis in laparoscopic era
    George Sgourakis
    2nd Surgical Department of Korgialenio Mpenakio Red Cross Hospital, 11 Mantzarou str, Neo Psychiko, 15451 Athens, Greece
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3267-72. 2005
    ..To analyze retrospectively the records of 294 consecutive patients operated upon for gallbladder stones, to determine the predictive factors of synchronous common bile duct (CBD) stones and validate prospectively the generated model...
  35. ncbi request reprint Complete endoscopic axillary lymph node dissection without liposuction for breast cancer: initial experience and mid-term outcome
    Ilias P Gomatos
    Laparoendoscopic Unit, 1st Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippocration Hospital of Athens, Athens Medical School, 114 Q Sofia Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:232-6. 2006
    ..To present our initial experience with complete endoscopic axillary lymph node dissection (EALND) in 4 breast cancer patients with respect to feasibility, safety, and clinical outcome...
  36. ncbi request reprint Fracture of the spike of the circular stapler: an unexpected cause of conversion of a laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty
    Evangelos Menenakos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Hippocrateion Hospital, Athens Medical School, Q Sophia 114, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Obes Surg 16:664-6. 2006
    ..We report an unusual cause of conversion of a LVGB to an open procedure due to the fracture of the spike of the circular stapler during gastric penetration...