Kevin K Roggin
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Modern treatment of gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumorsKevin K Roggin
Department of Surgery, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
World J Gastroenterol 18:6720-8. 2012..The modern surgical treatment of gastric GIST combines the novel use of targeted therapy and aggressive minimally invasive surgical procedures to provide effective treatment for this lethal, but rare gastrointestinal malignancy...
- Predictors of unsuccessful laparoscopic resection of gastric submucosal neoplasmsSabha Ganai
Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 17:244-55; discussion 255-6. 2013..Concern exists for technical feasibility related to tumor size and location, as well as oncologic outcome...
- Prospective clinical trial of diagnostic peritoneal lavage to detect positive peritoneal cytology in patients with gastric cancerJames J Mezhir
Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
J Surg Oncol 107:794-8. 2013..Diagnostic peritoneal lavage (DPL) is a proven test to detect occult visceral injury in trauma patients. The objective of this study is to determine whether DPL can be used to assess peritoneal cytology in patients with gastric cancer...
- Preemptive surgery for premalignant foregut lesionsRohit R Sharma
Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 13:1874-87. 2009..This information often becomes an important tool that is used by healthcare providers to evaluate the risk-benefit ratio of various risk modifying strategies (i.e., intensive surveillance or preemptive surgery)...