- Comparative experience of open and minimally invasive esophagogastric resection
Department of Thoracic and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
World J Surg 33:1868-75. 2009
..This study outlines our comparative experiences of both open and minimally invasive esophagectomy over a 4-year period...
- Laparoscopic ischaemic conditioning of the stomach may reduce gastric-conduit morbidity following total minimally invasive oesophagectomy
Richard G Berrisford
Department of Thoracic and Upper GI Surgery, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Exeter, United Kingdom
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:888-93; discussion 893. 2009
- Medical talc increases the incidence of seroma formation following onlay repair of major abdominal wall hernias
Department of Upper GI Surgery, The Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ, UK
Hernia 17:459-63. 2013
..Medical talc seromadesis (MTS) has been described in the literature. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of MTS on seroma formation after onlay repair of incisional hernia...
- Assessment and comparison of recovery after open and minimally invasive esophagectomy for cancer: an exploratory study in two centers
Department of Thoracic and Upper GI Surgery, The Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital Foundation Trust, Exeter, United Kingdom
Ann Surg Oncol 20:1970-7. 2013
..This exploratory study compared recovery between totally minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE), laparoscopically assisted esophagectomy (LAE) and open surgery (OE)...
- Laparoscopic repair of large paraesophageal hiatus hernia: quality of life and durability
Shropshire Upper Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery Unit, The Princess Royal Hospital, Apley Castle, Telford, Shropshire, United Kingdom, TF1 6TF
Surg Endosc 20:1221-4. 2006
..This study aimed to assess the midterm outcome for laparoscopic repair of LPOHH with validated quality-of-life symptom scores and barium studies...
- The role of health-related quality of life outcomes in clinical decision making in surgery for esophageal cancer: a systematic review
Department of Thoracic and Upper GI Surgery, The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
Ann Surg Oncol 15:2372-9. 2008
..This research evaluated how and whether HRQL outcomes contribute to surgical decision making...
- Classification and early recognition of gastric conduit failure after minimally invasive esophagectomy
Department of Thoracic and Upper GI Surgery, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
Surg Endosc 23:2110-6. 2009
..This study aimed to investigate the clinical value of routine investigations after minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIO) and to propose a classification system for gastric conduit failure...
- Gastroduodenal intussusception due to gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) treated by laparoscopic billroth II distal gastrectomy
Samuel E Adjepong
Departments of Surgery, The Princess Royal and The Royal Shrewsbury Hospitals, Shropshire, UK
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:245-7. 2006
..We present a case-report of a rare complication of gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach causing gastroduodenal intussusception and how patient was successfully managed by laparoscopic Billroth II distal gastrectomy...