Shiaki Oh

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Affiliation: Juntendo University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Prospective analysis of depression and psychological distress before and after surgical resection of lung cancer
    Shiaki Oh
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 55:119-24. 2007
  2. pmc Lung cancer with scattered consolidation: detection of new independent radiological category of peripheral lung cancer on thin-section computed tomography
    Takeshi Matsunaga
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 16:445-9. 2013
  3. ncbi Long-term survival after complete mediastinal lymph node resection and lobectomy in patients with bulky N2 non-small cell lung cancer
    Motoki Sakuraba
    Juntendo University School of Medicine, Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 17:124-9. 2011
  4. doi Usefulness of suplatast tosilate for chronic cough following lung cancer surgery
    Hideaki Miyamoto
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8421, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:463-6. 2009
  5. doi Clinicopathologic features in resected subcentimeter lung cancer--status of lymph node metastases
    Qianjun Zhou
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8431, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:53-7. 2010
  6. doi The size of consolidation on thin-section computed tomography is a better predictor of survival than the maximum tumour dimension in resectable lung cancer
    Tatsuo Maeyashiki
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:915-8. 2013
  7. doi Is limited resection appropriate for radiologically "solid" tumors in small lung cancers?
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:212-5. 2012
  8. doi The presence of air bronchogram is a novel predictor of negative nodal involvement in radiologically pure-solid lung cancer
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 45:699-702. 2014
  9. doi The maximum standardized uptake value of fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography of the primary tumour is a good predictor of pathological nodal involvement in clinical N0 non-small-cell lung cancer
    Yoshikazu Miyasaka
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:83-7. 2013
  10. doi New technique for lung segmentectomy using indocyanine green injection
    Shiaki Oh
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2188-90. 2013

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  1. ncbi Prospective analysis of depression and psychological distress before and after surgical resection of lung cancer
    Shiaki Oh
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 55:119-24. 2007
    ..This study was done to assess the mental state of patients with lung cancer before and after surgery and to determine their need for psychological care...
  2. pmc Lung cancer with scattered consolidation: detection of new independent radiological category of peripheral lung cancer on thin-section computed tomography
    Takeshi Matsunaga
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 16:445-9. 2013
    ..However, it can sometimes be difficult to evaluate the status of GGO...
  3. ncbi Long-term survival after complete mediastinal lymph node resection and lobectomy in patients with bulky N2 non-small cell lung cancer
    Motoki Sakuraba
    Juntendo University School of Medicine, Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 17:124-9. 2011
    ....
  4. doi Usefulness of suplatast tosilate for chronic cough following lung cancer surgery
    Hideaki Miyamoto
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8421, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:463-6. 2009
    ..We assessed the clinical usefulness of suplatast tosilate (IPD) for chronic dry cough after lung cancer surgery...
  5. doi Clinicopathologic features in resected subcentimeter lung cancer--status of lymph node metastases
    Qianjun Zhou
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8431, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:53-7. 2010
    ..Systematic LN dissection is recommended for subcentimeter patients with good risk, however, if the patient is female, or with normal CEA, or with ground-glass opacity, or with Noguchi A or B type, surgeons might omit the procedure...
  6. doi The size of consolidation on thin-section computed tomography is a better predictor of survival than the maximum tumour dimension in resectable lung cancer
    Tatsuo Maeyashiki
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:915-8. 2013
    ..Thus, we sought to determine which the better prognostic factor was, the size of the consolidation on computed tomography scan or the conventional maximum tumour dimension...
  7. doi Is limited resection appropriate for radiologically "solid" tumors in small lung cancers?
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:212-5. 2012
    ..Conversely, the validity of limited resection for radiologically "solid" tumors is still controversial in small non-small cell lung carcinomas...
  8. doi The presence of air bronchogram is a novel predictor of negative nodal involvement in radiologically pure-solid lung cancer
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 45:699-702. 2014
    ..However, despite their small size, lung cancers that show a pure-solid appearance on thin-section computed tomography (CT) are considered to be invasive with a high frequency of nodal involvement...
  9. doi The maximum standardized uptake value of fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography of the primary tumour is a good predictor of pathological nodal involvement in clinical N0 non-small-cell lung cancer
    Yoshikazu Miyasaka
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:83-7. 2013
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  10. doi New technique for lung segmentectomy using indocyanine green injection
    Shiaki Oh
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2188-90. 2013
    ..These two steps result in easy identification of intersegmental planes by a change of color not only of the surface but also of the parenchyma of the lung. This technique can be indicated for atypical segmentectomy...
  11. doi Prognosis of surgically resected lung cancer with extremely high preoperative serum carcinoembryonic antigen level
    Nobumasa Takahashi
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 59:699-704. 2011
    ..We investigated whether preoperative serum CEA levels, especially extremely high levels, were related to the prognosis of non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) after surgery...
  12. doi Risk factors for morbidity after pulmonary resection for lung cancer in younger and elderly patients
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3 Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8431, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:739-43. 2011
    ..However, perioperative management should be cautiously performed while taking into account the risk factors for morbidity especially in elderly patients because they frequently have various co-morbidities...
  13. ncbi Video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy vs. conventional lobectomy via open thoracotomy in patients with clinical stage IA non-small cell lung carcinoma
    Motoki Sakuraba
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, School of Medicine, Hongo 2 1 1 Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8421, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:614-7. 2007
    ..We consider VATS lobectomy to be one of the therapeutic options in patients with clinical stage IA non-small cell lung carcinoma...
  14. ncbi The effects of sheet-type absorbable topical collagen hemostat used to prevent pulmonary fistula after lung surgery
    Hideaki Miyamoto
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 16:16-20. 2010
    ..Therefore we were prompted to attempt the use of Integran (method C), a sheet-type absorbable topical collagen hemostat that is neither expensive nor derived from blood...
  15. ncbi Clinicopathological factors associated with unexpected N3 in patients with mediastinal lymph node involvement
    Yukinori Sakao
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 2:1107-11. 2007
    ..In this retrospective study, we aimed to clarify the clinicopathological factors associated with p-N3 in patients with mediastinal lymph node involvement (excluding c-N3) who underwent ERD, and we studied their impact on prognosis...
  16. doi Risk of the preoperative underestimation of tumour size of lung cancer in patients with idiopathic interstitial pneumonias
    Mariko Fukui
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 50:428-32. 2016
    ..However, tumour extent in IIPs is difficult to evaluate. This study assessed the risk of underestimating tumour size by preoperative computed axial tomography (CAT) scan in LC patients with IIPs...
  17. doi The impact of cigarette smoking on prognosis in small adenocarcinomas of the lung: the association between histologic subtype and smoking status
    Yukinori Sakao
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 3:958-62. 2008
    ..In this retrospective study, we clarified the impact of smoking on prognosis and the association of clinicopathological factors, particularly histologic subtype, in patients with small adenocarcinoma of the lung...
  18. ncbi Distribution of interstitial pneumonia: a new radiological predictor of 90-day mortality after resection of lung cancer
    Mariko Fukui
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 46:66-73. 2016
    ..Thus, preoperative predictors of surgical mortality are needed to aid in the selection of suitable surgical candidates...
  19. doi Prospective randomized trial comparing buttressed versus nonbuttressed stapling in patients undergoing pulmonary lobectomy
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 62:696-704. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of buttressed stapling using a stapler with an attached polyglycolic acid sheet in reducing the rate of air leak associated with pulmonary lobectomy. Materials and..
  20. pmc Tumour standardized uptake value on positron emission tomography is a novel predictor of adenocarcinoma in situ for c-Stage IA lung cancer patients with a part-solid nodule on thin-section computed tomography scan
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 18:329-34. 2014
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  21. doi Clonality status of multifocal lung adenocarcinomas based on the mutation patterns of EGFR and K-ras
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8431, Japan
    Lung Cancer 75:313-20. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to clarify the clonality status of multifocal lung adenocarcinomas based on the mutation patterns of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and K-ras...
  22. ncbi The prognostic value of carcinoembryonic antigen in T1N1M0 and T2N1M0 non-small cell carcinoma of the lung
    Ryuta Fukai
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8431, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:440-4. 2007
    ....
  23. doi Postoperative complications and respiratory function following segmentectomy of the lung - comparison of the methods of making an inter-segmental plane
    Yoshikazu Miyasaka
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3 Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8431, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:426-9. 2011
    ..Resected segment and intraoperative blood loss were predictors for postoperative complication in segmental resection of the lung...
  24. ncbi Predictors of pathological non-invasive lung cancer with pure-solid appearance on computed tomography to identify possible candidates for sublobar resection
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 46:102-109. 2016
    ..This study aimed to establish favorable predictors for patients with clinical stage IA radiological pure-solid lung cancer to identify possible candidates for sublobar resection...
  25. doi What is the appropriate operative strategy for radiologically solid tumours in subcentimetre lung cancer patients?†
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 47:244-9. 2015
    ..However, the clinicopathological features and appropriate operative strategies in patients with these small lesions are still controversial, especially for those with a radiologically solid appearance...
  26. doi Clinical Significance of Positron Emission Tomography in Subcentimeter Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg . 2016
    ..This study evaluated the clinical significance of maximum standardized uptake value (SUVmax) on positron emission tomography (PET) in patients with subcentimeter non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  27. doi Oncological Characteristics of Radiological Invasive Adenocarcinoma with Additional Ground-Glass Nodules on Initial Thin-Section Computed Tomography: Comparison with Solitary Invasive Adenocarcinoma
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 11:729-36. 2016
    ..We aimed to evaluate the oncological outcomes of radiological invasive adenocarcinoma with additional ground-glass nodules (AGGNs) on initial thin-section computed tomography (CT)...
  28. doi Neither Maximum Tumor Size nor Solid Component Size Is Prognostic in Part-Solid Lung Cancer: Impact of Tumor Size Should Be Applied Exclusively to Solid Lung Cancer
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 102:407-15. 2016
    ..We aimed to investigate the prognostic impact of tumor size based on the consolidation status by thin-section computed tomography...
  29. doi The oncological outcomes of segmentectomy in clinical-T1b lung adenocarcinoma with a solid-dominant appearance on thin-section computed tomography
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 46:914-21. 2016
    ..We investigated the surgical outcomes of clinical-T1b lung adenocarcinomas patients whose tumors had a solid-dominant radiological appearance and who were treated with segmentectomy or lobectomy...
  30. ncbi Patency of grafts after total resection and reconstruction of the superior vena cava for thoracic malignancy
    Hiroaki Oizumi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 46:1421-1426. 2016
    ..Resection and reconstruction of the superior vena cava (SVC) is used for the complete resection of advanced lung cancer and mediastinal tumors. However, the optimal postoperative management for this procedure remains to be elucidated...
  31. ncbi Surgical Management of Multifocal Ground-Glass Opacities of the Lung: Correlation of Clinicopathologic and Radiologic Findings
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg . 2016
    ..b>Conclusion Surgical interventions combined with limited surgery or adequate follow-up management based on the findings on thin-section CT could provide acceptable oncologic outcomes for multifocal GGOs...
  32. doi Clinicopathological characteristics of lung cancer mimicking organizing pneumonia on computed tomography-a novel radiological entity of pulmonary malignancy
    Tomohiro Ichikawa
    Departments of General Thoracic Surgery, Diagnostic Radiology, and Surgical Pathology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 46:681-6. 2016
    ..Lung cancer could be misdiagnosed as benign due to its atypical radiological findings or difficulty in the histological diagnosis. We intended to elucidate the clinicopathological features of such lung cancers...
  33. ncbi The impact on the prognosis of unsuspected N2 disease in non-small-cell lung cancer: indications for thorough mediastinal staging in the modern era
    Ryosuke Tachi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 47:20-26. 2017
    ..Thus, this study was undertaken to identify the clinicopathological features and survival of patients with clinical N0 or N1 and pathological N2, namely, unsuspected N2...
  34. doi Locoregional recurrence after segmentectomy for clinical-T1aN0M0 radiologically solid non-small-cell lung carcinoma†
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg . 2017
    ..We aimed to identify the clinicopathological features of loco-regional recurrence after segmentectomy for clinical-T1aN0M0 radiologically invasive non-small-cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC)...
  35. doi Outcomes of lung cancer resection for patients with combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema
    Mariko Fukui
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 46:341-7. 2016
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  36. doi Is lower zone mediastinal nodal dissection always mandatory for lung cancer in the lower lobe?
    Hiroyasu Ueno
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, 113 8431, Tokyo, Japan
    Surg Today 45:1390-5. 2015
    ..However, the significance of lower zone lymph node metastasis (LZM) in lung cancer remains unclear. Therefore, we aimed to identify the predictive factors for LZM in patients with lower lobe lung cancer...
  37. doi Prognostic Significance of the Standardized Uptake Value on Positron Emission Tomography in Patients with Multiple Clinical-N0 Lung Cancers
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 63:597-603. 2015
    ....
  38. doi Body Mass Index as a Prognostic Factor in Resected Lung Cancer: Obesity or Underweight, Which Is the Risk Factor?
    Takeshi Matsunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 63:551-7. 2015
    ..On the other hand, low body mass index (BMI) has recently been reported as a poor prognostic factor for surgical candidates. This study investigated the effect of BMI on lung surgery...
  39. ncbi Single institutional experience with primary mediastinal cysts: clinicopathological study of 108 resected cases
    Yoshiki Kozu
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 20:365-9. 2014
    ..To review our institutional surgical outcomes with primary mediastinal cysts (PMCs) and elucidate the clinicopathological differences among several histological PMC variants...
  40. doi Visceral pleural invasion is not a significant prognostic factor in patients with a part-solid lung cancer
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:433-8. 2014
    ..However, there is still some controversy regarding the prognostic significance of VPI in patients with radiologically early lung cancer with ground glass opacity...
  41. pmc Novel biomarkers that assist in accurate discrimination of squamous cell carcinoma from adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    BMC Cancer 16:760. 2016
    ..Biomarkers enabling a precise diagnosis are therefore urgently needed...
  42. doi What is the radiological definition of part-solid tumour in lung cancer?†
    Takeshi Matsunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg . 2017
    ..The term 'part-solid tumour' is frequently misused, and there is no consensus for its definition...
  43. doi Perioperative management of carinal pneumonectomy: a retrospective review of 13 patients
    Izumi Kawagoe
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 11 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8421, Japan
    J Anesth 29:446-9. 2015
    ..The 30-day mortality rate was 0%. Our airway management protocol for carinal pneumonectomy enables positive surgical outcomes...
  44. doi Long-term survival after superior vena cava resection and reconstruction for bulky local recurrence from lung cancer
    Yoshiki Kozu
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 21:545-7. 2015
    ..This is the first report of SVC resection and reconstruction for 'recurrent' disease from lung cancer. Extended resection for recurrent disease should not be excluded as a treatment option. ..
  45. doi Is Bilateral Pulmonary Lobectomy Feasible in Patients with Bilateral Lung Cancers?
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 63:589-96. 2015
    ..While aggressive surgical resection is an acceptable strategy for bilateral lung cancers, there are still some controversies regarding the appropriate indications of bilateral pulmonary lobectomy...
  46. doi Cardiomegaly Is a Significant Predictor of Postoperative Atelectasis following Left Upper Superior Segmentectomy
    Yoshikazu Miyasaka
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 63:609-13. 2015
    ..Atelectasis is a common postoperative complication following segmentectomy. In this study, we sought to better understand atelectasis of the lingular segment following LUSS...
  47. doi Surgical outcomes of pulmonary metastases from esophageal carcinoma diagnosed by both pathological and clinical criteria
    Yoshiki Kozu
    Division and Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3 Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 45:1127-33. 2015
    ..This investigation was performed to examine the surgical outcomes of pulmonary metastases from esophageal carcinoma (EC) diagnosed by both pathological and clinical criteria...
  48. doi Surgical intervention strategy for postoperative chylothorax after lung resection
    Shinsuke Uchida
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 46:197-202. 2016
    ..The optimal surgical management of postoperative chylothorax has not been established. Thus, we evaluated the treatment strategy for postoperative chylothorax and identified associated predictors of surgical intervention...
  49. doi Clinical features of multiple lung cancers based on thin-section computed tomography: what are the appropriate surgical strategies for second lung cancers?
    Aritoshi Hattori
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 1 3, Hongo 3 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8431, Japan
    Surg Today 45:189-96. 2015
    ..We investigated the proper surgical strategies for second lung cancers based on the findings of thin-section CT...
  50. pmc A rational diagnostic algorithm for the identification of ALK rearrangement in lung cancer: a comprehensive study of surgically treated Japanese patients
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e69794. 2013
    ..EML4-ALK fusion gene is found in only a small subset (2-6%) of non-small cell lung cancer. There is an urgent need to establish a rational diagnostic algorithm to identify this rare but important fusion in lung cancer...
  51. doi Time to refine N2 staging? cN2α and cN2β based on local regional involvement provide a more accurate prognosis in surgically treated IIIA non-small-cell lung cancer than N2 alone or the number of node stations involved
    Takeshi Matsunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 46:86-91. 2014
    ..However, most reports have dealt with the pathological nodal status rather than with the clinical nodal status. We investigated the relationship between the prognosis and the location of the primary tumour and nodes involved...
  52. pmc A case of dedifferentiated solitary fibrous tumor of the thoracic cavity
    Yoshio Masuda
    Department of Human Pathology, Juntendo University School of Medicine 2 1 1, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 7:386-93. 2014
    ..Furthermore, NAB2-STAT6 fusion transcripts were detected by reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction in both conventional and high-grade components, supporting the concept of a dedifferentiation process in this tumor...
  53. doi Resuture using Shirodkar tape for sternal dehiscence after extended thymectomy via median sternotomy
    Motoki Sakuraba
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Juntendo University, School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8421, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:318-20. 2009
    ..He was able to cough and had no respiratory deficiency. One year after the second operation, chest computed tomography revealed no sternal dehiscence. Shirodkar tape is extremely useful and is low in price...
  54. pmc Impact of Airflow Limitation on Comorbidities and Postoperative Complications in Patients Undergoing Thoracic Surgery: A Retrospective Observational Study
    Kaku Yoshimi
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Juntendo University Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 22:146-52. 2016
    ..To assess the frequency of airflow limitation (AFL), and the relationship between AFL and preoperative comorbidities or postoperative complications in patients who had undergone thoracic surgery...
  55. pmc Variation in the expression levels of predictive chemotherapy biomarkers in histological subtypes of lung adenocarcinoma: an immunohistochemical study of tissue samples
    Yuichi Fujimoto
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Juntendo University Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan Research Institute for Diseases of Old Ages, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 8:10523-33. 2015
    ..This study aimed to determine whether the expression levels of predictive chemotherapy biomarkers are associated with the histological subtypes proposed by the IASLC/ATS/ERS classification...
  56. pmc Galectin-4, a novel predictor for lymph node metastasis in lung adenocarcinoma
    Takuo Hayashi
    Department of Human Pathology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e81883. 2013
    ..Immunohistochemical testing for galectin-4 expression may be useful together with the detection of specific histology to predict the metastatic potential of lung adenocarcinoma...
  57. ncbi [Twelve cases of advanced thymic carcinoma: a clinical review]
    Sachiko Kuriyama
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Research Institute for Diseases of Old Ages, Juntendo University, School of Medicine
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 48:604-8. 2010
    ..The prognosis outcome of advanced thymic carcinoma is poor, but combined modality therapies such as surgery, chemotherapy and radiation can be effective for some advanced thymic carcinoma cases...