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- Third-generation cholecystectomy by natural orifices: transgastric and transvesical combined approach (with video)Carla Rolanda
Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
Gastrointest Endosc 65:111-7. 2007An isolated transgastric port has some limitations in performing transluminal endoscopic cholecystectomy. However, transvesical access to the peritoneal cavity has recently been reported to be feasible and safe.
- The microbiological and clinical characteristics of invasive salmonella in gallbladders from cholecystectomy patients in kathmandu, NepalSabina Dongol
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Patan Academy of Health Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepal
PLoS ONE 7:e47342. 2012..Bile and tissue was obtained from 1,377 individuals undergoing cholecystectomy in Kathmandu to investigate the prevalence, characteristics and relevance of invasive Salmonella in the ..
- A comparative study of postoperative adhesion formation after laparoscopic vs open cholecystectomyG Polymeneas
Fifth Surgical Department, University of Athens, Evgenidion Hospital, Greece
Surg Endosc 15:41-3. 2001..Therefore, we set out to evaluate adhesion formation following laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) compared with open cholecystectomy (OC)...
- Development of symptoms and complications in individuals with asymptomatic gallstonesI Halldestam
Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Linkoping, SE 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
Br J Surg 91:734-8. 2004..The identification of individuals likely to develop complications would be of benefit in clinical practice as elective cholecystectomy could then be performed.
- Intraoperative cholangiography and risk of common bile duct injury during cholecystectomyDavid R Flum
The Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6410, USA
JAMA 289:1639-44. 2003Intraoperative cholangiography (IOC) may decrease the risk of common bile duct (CBD) injury during cholecystectomy by helping to avoid misidentification of the CBD.
- Complications following repair of extrahepatic bile duct injuries after blunt abdominal traumaJ A Rodriguez-Montes
Department of Surgery, La Paz University Hospital, Autonoma University of Madrid School of Medicine, Spain
World J Surg 25:1313-6. 2001..We defend the use of long duration (6 to 9 months) transanastomotic stents...
- Statin use and the risk of cholecystectomy in womenChung Jyi Tsai
Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
Gastroenterology 136:1593-600. 2009..Statins also prevent the formation of gallstones in animal studies, although the effect of statins on human gallstone disease has been controversial...
- A comparison of the effect of total intravenous anaesthesia with propofol and remifentanil and inhalational anaesthesia with isoflurane on the release of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in patients undergoing open cholecystectomyJ J Ke
Department of Anesthesiology, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Hubei Province, Peoples Republic of China
Anaesth Intensive Care 36:74-8. 2008..inhalational technique) on changes in pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine levels during open cholecystectomy. Forty ASA PS I-II patients undergoing open cholecystectomy were randomly assigned to two groups...
- Diabetes mellitus, other medical conditions and familial history of cancer as risk factors for pancreatic cancerD T Silverman
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
Br J Cancer 80:1830-7. 1999..to evaluate the aetiologic role of several medical conditions/interventions, including diabetes mellitus, cholecystectomy, ulcer/gastrectomy and allergic states. We also evaluated risk associated with family history of cancer...
- Gallstones and cholecystectomy in relation to risk of intra- and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinomaH Nordenstedt
Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Br J Cancer 106:1011-5. 2012..The aetiology is largely unknown, and the potential roles of gallstones and gall bladder removal (cholecystectomy) need to be addressed in a large study with a long follow-up.
- Biliary complications secondary to post-cholecystectomy clip migration: a review of 69 casesVui Heng Chong
Endoscopy Unit, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710 Brunei Darussalam
J Gastrointest Surg 14:688-96. 2010Post-cholecystectomy clip migration (PCCM) is rare and can lead to complications which include clip-related biliary stones. Most have been reported as case reports. This study reviews cases of clip migration reported in the literatures.
- Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy--a new advantage of gallbladder surgeryZarko Rasić
University Department of Surgery, Sveti Duh General Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
Coll Antropol 34:595-8. 2010In this study is demonstrated our experience in single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILS), compared to standard laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
- NOTES cholecystectomy: matched-pair analysis comparing the transvaginal hybrid and conventional laparoscopic techniques in a series of 216 patientsCarsten Zornig
Department of Surgery, Israelitisches Krankenhaus, Orchideenstieg 14, 22297, Hamburg, Germany
Surg Endosc 25:1822-6. 2011..We have developed a technique of transvaginal hybrid NOTES cholecystectomy (TVC) that leaves no visible scar and is applicable to daily use...
- Relationship of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease with cholecystectomy in the US populationConstance E Ruhl
Social and Scientific Systems, Inc, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 108:952-8. 2013..We investigated the association of gallstones and cholecystectomy with NAFLD in a large, national, population-based study.
- Association between cholecystectomy for gallstone disease and risk factors for cardiovascular diseaseNorberto C Chavez-Tapia
Liver Research Unit, Medica Sur Clinic and Foundation, Mexico City
Ann Hepatol 11:85-9. 2012..The aim of this study is to analyse the relationship between cholecystectomy for gallstone disease and risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
- Timing of cholecystectomy after mild biliary pancreatitis: a systematic reviewMark C van Baal
Department of Operating Room Evidence Based Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ann Surg 255:860-6. 2012To determine the risk of recurrent biliary events in the period after mild biliary pancreatitis but before interval cholecystectomy and to determine the safety of cholecystectomy during the index admission.
- Sex as a factor in conversion from laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open surgerySerdar Yol
Department of General Surgery, Selcuk University, Meram Medical Faculty, Akyokus, Konya, Turkey
JSLS 10:359-63. 2006Although laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become the standard treatment for symptomatic gallbladder diseases, conversion to open surgery is required in a substantial proportion of patients...
- Cholecystectomy and risk of pancreatic cancer: a meta-analysis of observational studiesGenlai Lin
Department of Radiation Oncology, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Cancer Causes Control 23:59-67. 2012Data from epidemiological studies related to the association of cholecystectomy and pancreatic cancer (PaC) risk are inconsistent. We conducted a meta-analysis of observational studies to explore this relationship.
- Effect of intravenous midazolam premedication on postoperative nausea and vomiting after cholecystectomySeied Morteza Heidari
Department of Anesthesia, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan 42:77-80. 2004..In the present study the effect of intravenous midazolam premedication on the incidence and severity of PONV was investigated in a sample of adult patients undergoing anesthesia for cholecystectomy.
- Surgical treatment of gallstonesKurinchi S Gurusamy
Department of Surgery, University College London Medical School, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
Gastroenterol Clin North Am 39:229-44, viii. 2010Currently there is no evidence for prophylactic cholecystectomy to prevent gallstone formation (grade B)...
- Radical lymph node dissection for gallbladder cancer: indications and limitationsYoshio Shirai
Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, Niigata City, 951 8510 Japan
Surg Oncol Clin N Am 16:221-32. 2007..Extended resection with extensive lymphadenectomy should be limited to expert surgeons because it may cause serious morbidity and mortality...
- Risk factors for intrahepatic and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: a case-control study in ChinaLian yuan Tao
Department of General Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
Liver Int 30:215-21. 2010..The risk factors for cholangiocarcinoma are incompletely defined in China, especially for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC). We evaluated the risk factors for both ICC and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ECC)...
- Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis: a clinicopathological study from a tertiary care health institutionP B S Kansakar
Departments of General Surgery, Kasturba Kedical College, Manipal, India
Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 6:472-5. 2008..Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis is an unusual and destructive form of chronic cholecystitis and is indistinguishable from other forms of cholecystitis which makes preoperative diagnosis and surgery difficult...
- Gall bladder carcinoma in patients undergoing cholecystectomy for cholelithiasisAbdul Samad
Department of Surgery, Isra University Hospital, Hyderabad, Sindh
J Pak Med Assoc 55:497-9. 2005To determine the proportion and timing for suspecting the diagnosis of gall bladder carcinoma in patients undergoing cholecystectomy for cholelithiasis.
- Iatrogenic bile duct injury: a population-based study of 152 776 cholecystectomies in the Swedish Inpatient RegistryAnne Waage
Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, 14186 Stockholm, Sweden
Arch Surg 141:1207-13. 2006Older age, male sex, and low yearly hospital volume of cholecystectomy may increase the risk of bile duct injury (BDI), whereas the use of intraoperative cholangiography may decrease the risk...
- Evaluation of preoperative risk factors for converting laparoscopic to open cholecystectomyNathan W Lee
Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Am Surg 78:831-3. 2012Performing laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) always carries the risk of having to convert from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy (LOC)...
- Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) transvaginal cholecystectomy in a morbidly obese patientLuis Decarli
Department of Surgery, Hospital Irmandade Santa Casa da Misericordia, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Obes Surg 18:886-9. 2008..The first case of NOTES transvaginal cholecystectomy in a morbid obese patient in the literature is described...
- Transgastric cholecystectomy: transgastric accessibility to the gallbladder improved with the SEMF method and a novel multibending therapeutic endoscopeKazuki Sumiyama
Developmental Endoscopy Unit, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 65:1028-34. 2007Transgastric cholecystectomy is thought to technically and anatomically challenge a single entry flexible endoscopic approach.
- Current management of postoperative complications and benign biliary stricturesGuido Costamagna
Department of Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 13:635-48, ix. 2003..Such complications are most frequent after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Bile leaks and bile duct strictures are the two main biliary injuries...
- Factors influencing urinary tract retention after elective open cholecystectomyJ G Petros
Department of Surgery, St Elizabeth s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02135
Surg Gynecol Obstet 174:497-500. 1992We studied a retrospective cohort of 360 consecutive patients who had undergone elective cholecystectomy using general endotracheal anesthesia to determine risk factors associated with postoperative retention of the urinary tract...
- Transgastric hybrid cholecystectomyB Dallemagne
Department of Digestive and Endocrine Surgery, University Hospital of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Br J Surg 96:1162-6. 2009..Preliminary results of transvaginal cholecystectomy in women and associated technical issues have been described...
- Intraperitoneal application of bupivacaine plus morphine for pain relief after laparoscopic cholecystectomyJ Hernández-Palazón
Department of Anaesthesia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
Eur J Anaesthesiol 20:891-6. 2003..with an opioid, for the relief of postoperative pain, has already been reported except after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. This study was aimed at assessing the analgesic effect of the intraperitoneal administration of bupivacaine ..
- Hemodynamic and pulmonary changes during open, carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum and abdominal wall-lifting cholecystectomy. A prospective, randomized studyG Galizia
Department of Surgical Sciences, General and Hepato Biliary Surgery Unit, Second University of Naples School of Medicine, c o II Policlinico, Ed 17, Via S Pansini, 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
Surg Endosc 15:477-83. 2001Carbon dioxide (CO2) pneumoperitoneum effects are still controversial. The aim of this study was to investigate cardiopulmonary changes in patients subjected to different surgical procedures for cholecystectomy.
- Diabetes mellitus and the risk of cholecystectomyMichael Bodmer
Emergency Department, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Dig Liver Dis 43:742-7. 2011Whether diabetes mellitus is associated with an increased risk of cholecystectomy remains controversial.
- Cardiopulmonary and immunologic effects of transvaginal natural-orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery cholecystectomy compared with laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a porcine survival modelKosuke Suzuki
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Oita, Japan
Gastrointest Endosc 72:1241-8. 2010....
- Risk factors for conversion during laparoscopic cholecystectomy - experiences from a general teaching hospitalH J J van der Steeg
Department of Surgery, Maxima Medical Centre, Veldhoven, The Netherlands
Scand J Surg 100:169-73. 2011Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the gold standard for treating symptomatic cholelithiasis. Conversion, however, is sometimes necessary...
- Completely transvaginal NOTES cholecystectomy using magnetically anchored instrumentsDaniel J Scott
Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
Surg Endosc 21:2308-16. 2007..The purpose of this study was to perform transvaginal cholecystectomies using instruments incorporated into a magnetic anchoring and guidance system (MAGS)...
- A case-control study of single-incision versus standard laparoscopic cholecystectomyStephen Kin Yong Chang
Hepato Pancreato Biliary Division, Department of Surgery, National University Hospital Singapore, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore, 119074, Singapore
World J Surg 35:289-93. 2011Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) has been increasingly performed recently...
- Surgical treatment and outcome of iatrogenic bile duct lesions after cholecystectomy and the impact of different clinical classification systemsH Bektas
Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, D 30625 Hanover, Germany
Br J Surg 94:1119-27. 2007Different injury patterns of iatrogenic bile duct lesions after cholecystectomy have prompted the proposal of several different clinical classification systems. The aim of this study was to validate these systems comparatively.
- Bile duct injuries associated with laparoscopic and open cholecystectomy: an 11-year experience in one instituteTheodoros Diamantis
First Surgical Department, Medical School, University of Athens, Laiko Hospital, 17 Aghiou Thoma Street, GR 115 27, Athens, Greece
Surg Today 35:841-5. 2005Bile duct injury (BDI) represents the most serious complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC)...
- Preemptive use of gabapentin significantly decreases postoperative pain and rescue analgesic requirements in laparoscopic cholecystectomyChandra Kant Pandey
Department of Anaesthesiology and Biostatistics, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
Can J Anaesth 51:358-63. 2004To evaluate the comparative preemptive effects of gabapentin and tramadol on postoperative pain and fentanyl requirement in laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
- Transvaginal natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery cholecystectomy: early evolution of the techniqueAndrew A Gumbs
Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Ann Surg 249:908-12. 2009..After safely performing laparoscopically-assisted transvaginal cholecystectomy in an IACUC-approved porcine model, we embarked on an IRB-approved protocol to ultimately perform a pure ..
- Influence of resident and attending surgeon seniority on operative performance in laparoscopic cholecystectomyDavid S Kauvar
Brooke Army Medical Center, Department of General Surgery, San Antonio, Texas 78324, USA
J Surg Res 132:159-63. 2006Resident participation in laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is important for education but increases the time of operation...
- Transvaginal rigid-hybrid NOTES cholecystectomy: evaluation in routine clinical practiceG R Linke
Department of Surgery, Kantonsspital St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland
Endoscopy 42:571-5. 2010b>Cholecystectomy using a rigid-hybrid transvaginal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) approach (tvNCC) reduces abdominal wall incisions and might decrease surgical trauma by combining endoluminal access and ..
- Lymph nodal involvement as prognostic factor in gallbladder cancer: location, count or ratio?Sanjay Singh Negi
Department of Surgical Gastroenterology and Liver Transplantation, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi, 110060, India
J Gastrointest Surg 15:1017-25. 2011..Controversy exists regarding optimal categorization of nodal status, and no study has investigated the relevance of metastatic to examined nodes ratio (LNR) in these patients...
- Cholecystectomy in patients with asymptomatic gallstones to prevent gall bladder cancer--the case againstV K Kapoor
Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226 014, India
Indian J Gastroenterol 25:152-4. 2006..indicate that the risk of GBC in persons with asymptomatic GS is very small and does not warrant prophylactic cholecystectomy. Can these recommendations be applied to northern India where incidence rates of GBC are one of the highest ..
- Gallstone abscess: a delayed complication of spilled gallstone after laparoscopic cholecystectomyMohd Khalid
Department of Radio Diagnosis, JN Medical College, AMU, Uttar Pradesh, India
Emerg Radiol 16:227-9. 2009Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become the preferred method of treatment of cholelithiasis since its inception in 1987...
- Hybrid NOTES transvaginal cholecystectomy: operative and long-term results after 18 casesRaffaele Pugliese
General Surgery and Videolaparoscopy Unit, AIMS, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore 3, 20162, Milan, Italy
Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:241-5. 2010..The purpose of this study was to analyse operative and long-term results of a series of hybrid transvaginal cholecystectomy.
- Patient attitudes and expectations regarding natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgeryLee L Swanstrom
Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Legacy Health System and Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR 97210, USA
Surg Endosc 23:1519-25. 2009..Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) has theoretical patient advantages. Because public attitude toward NOTES will influence its adoption, this study aimed to assess patients' opinions regarding the NOTES procedure...
- NOTES: Transvaginal endoscopic cholecystectomy in humans-preliminary report of a case seriesChinnusamy Palanivelu
GEM Hospital and Postgraduate Institute, Coimbatore, India
Am J Gastroenterol 104:843-7. 2009..The transvaginal approach to endoscopic cholecystectomy is one such technique, which we present here as a small series.
- Error traps and vasculo-biliary injury in laparoscopic and open cholecystectomySteven M Strasberg
Section of Hepatobiliary Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University in Saint Louis, 1 Barnes Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 15:284-92. 2008..Another error trap -- the "fundus-down" cholecystectomy has been associated with injuries in which the vascular component of the injury has been even more serious ..
- Long-term results and risk factors influencing outcome of major bile duct injuries following cholecystectomyS C Schmidt
Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, Germany
Br J Surg 92:76-82. 2005..The purpose of this study was to evaluate management and short- and long-term outcomes of patients with major complications after cholecystectomy.
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy versus mini-laparotomy cholecystectomy: a meta-analysis of randomised control trialsSanjay Purkayastha
Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
Surg Endosc 21:1294-300. 2007To use meta-analytic techniques to compare peri-operative and short term post-operative outcomes for patients undergoing cholecystectomy via the laparoscopic or mini-open approach.
- Predictive value and main determinants of abnormal features of intraoperative cholangiography during cholecystectomyShahram Yousefpour Azary
Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Taleghani Hospital, Tehran, Iran
Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 10:308-12. 2011..The current study aimed to address the main determinants of CBD stone diagnosis in IOC among an Iranian population...
- Hospital volume as a predictor for undergoing cholecystectomy after admission for acute biliary pancreatitisGeoffrey C Nguyen
Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pancreas 39:e42-7. 2010We explored whether admission volumes for cholecystectomy (CCY) and pancreatitis were associated with receiving CCY after hospitalization for acute biliary pancreatitis (ABP).
- Comparison of postoperative hepatic function between laparoscopic and open cholecystectomySefik Hasukic
Department of Surgery, University Clinical Center, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tuzla, Tuzla, Bosnia Herzegovina
Med Princ Pract 14:147-50. 2005In this prospective study, we evaluated the effects of pneumoperitoneum on hepatic function during laparoscopic (LC) and open cholecystectomy (OC).
- Is routine histological examination of gall bladder specimens justifiable?M I M De Zoysa
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
Ceylon Med J 55:13-6. 2010..To assess the safety of confining histological examination to gall bladders with radiological and macroscopic features suggestive of cancer...
- Gallbladder pathology in morbid obesityGeorge W Dittrick
Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
Obes Surg 15:238-42. 2005..Obese patients are at increased risk for biliary disease. The prevalence and type of gallbladder pathology in morbidly obese patients was evaluated, and compared with a non-obese control group...
- UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1 gene promoter polymorphism is associated with increased serum bilirubin levels and cholecystectomy in patients with sickle cell anemiaK Y Fertrin
Clin Genet 64:160-2. 2003
- Laparoscopic vs. open cholecystectomy for cirrhotic patients: a systematic review and meta-analysisYao Cheng
Department of Bile Duct Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Sichuan Province, China
Hepatogastroenterology 59:1727-34. 2012To compare the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) versus open cholecystectomy (OC) for cirrhotic patients.
- Bile duct of Luschka leading to bile leak after cholecystectomy--revisiting the biliary anatomyK Sharif
Liver Unit, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, England, UK
J Pediatr Surg 38:E21-3. 2003..they do not drain any liver parenchyma, they can be a source of bile leak or biliary peritonitis after cholecystectomy in both adults and children, as shown in this case report...
- Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of cholecystectomy: a prospective study based on the French E3N cohortAntoine Racine
Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, the Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health and Université Paris Sud, Villejuif, France
CMAJ 185:555-61. 2013Studies in the United States and the United Kingdom have reported an increased risk of cholecystectomy among women exposed to menopausal hormone therapy, but with substantial heterogeneity between types of hormone treatments...
- Conversion of laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy in the current era of laparoscopic surgeryViet H Le
Department of Surgery, Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, Greenville, South Carolina, USA
Am Surg 78:1392-5. 2012Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the gold standard treatment for benign gallbladder pathologies. In certain circumstances, the procedure must be converted to open to safely complete the operation...
- Open, small-incision, or laparoscopic cholecystectomy for patients with symptomatic cholecystolithiasis. An overview of Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group reviewsFrederik Keus
Surgery, University Medical Center St Radboud, Geert Grooteplein Zuid 16, Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands, 6525 GA
Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2010Patients with symptomatic cholecystolithiasis are treated by three different techniques of cholecystectomy: open, small-incision, or laparoscopic. There is no overview on Cochrane systematic reviews on these three interventions.
- Cholecystectomy and sphincterotomy in patients with mild acute biliary pancreatitis in Sweden 1988 - 2003: a nationwide register studyBirger Sandzén
Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences Surgery, Umea University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
BMC Gastroenterol 9:80. 2009..Epidemiological data concerning timing of cholecystectomy and sphincterotomy in patients with first attack of mild acute biliary pancreatitis (MABP) are scarce...
- National trends in the management and survival of surgically managed gallbladder adenocarcinoma over 15 years: a population-based analysisSkye C Mayo
Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Harvey 611, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 14:1578-91. 2010..We sought to evaluate compliance with these recommendations and to assess trends in the management and survival of patients with GBA...
- Bile duct injury during cholecystectomy requiring delayed liver transplantation: a case report and literature reviewDidem Oncel
Department of General Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery Unit, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
Tohoku J Exp Med 209:355-9. 2006Major bile duct injury during cholecystectomy represents potentially severe complications with unpredictable long-term results...
- Race is a predictor of in-hospital mortality after cholecystectomy, especially in those with portal hypertensionGeoffrey C Nguyen
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1146-54. 2008b>Cholecystectomy is the most frequently performed gastrointestinal surgery in the United States...
- Transvaginal-hybrid vs. single-port-access vs. 'conventional' laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a prospective observational studyMaik Kilian
Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite Campus Mitte, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany
Langenbecks Arch Surg 396:709-15. 2011..The most frequently performed procedure using these new developments is cholecystectomy. Few studies compare more than one 'new' method with the 'golden standard' of laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
- Reported effects in randomized controlled trials were compared with those of nonrandomized trials in cholecystectomyDirk Mueller
Institute for Research in Operative Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Cologne, Germany
J Clin Epidemiol 63:1082-90. 2010..RCTs and nRCTs were compared using the example of laparoscopic vs. open cholecystectomy (LC vs. OC).
- Do we need histology for a normal-looking gallbladder?George Bazoua
Department of General Surgery, Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, South Wales, NP20 2UB, UK
J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 14:564-8. 2007Gallbladder cancer (GBC) is a rare malignancy with poor overall prognosis. Simple cholecystectomy is curative if the cancer is limited to mucosa. We aimed here to investigate the need for routine histological examination of gallbladder.
- Early cholecystectomy for mild to moderate gallstone pancreatitis shortens hospital stayDavid K Rosing
Department of Surgery, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
J Am Coll Surg 205:762-6. 2007The timing of cholecystectomy in gallstone pancreatitis remains controversial...
- [Haemobilia in the course of acenocoumarol overdosage in patient with cholelithiasis--case report]Andrzej Prystupa
Katedra i Klinika Chorób Wewnetrznych Akademii Medycznej, im Feliksa Skubiszewskiego w Lublinie
Przegl Lek 64:314-5. 2007..b>Cholecystectomy was carried out. The cut section of gall bladder showed stone, haemolysed blood and blood clots...
- Is there any justification for the routine histological examination of straightforward cholecystectomy specimens?B Darmas
Department of General Surgery, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Wrexham, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:238-41. 2007Gall bladder carcinoma is a rare malignancy that carries a very poor prognosis. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is established as the gold-standard treatment for symptomatic gall stones...
- Timing of cholecystectomy after mild biliary pancreatitisO J Bakker
Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Br J Surg 98:1446-54. 2011The aim of the study was to evaluate recurrent biliary events as a consequence of delay in cholecystectomy following mild biliary pancreatitis.
- Is cholecystectomy necessary after endoscopic treatment of bile duct stones in patients older than 80 years of age?Takaharu Yasui
Department of Surgery and Oncology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
J Gastroenterol 47:65-70. 2012Although patients with cholecystocholedocholithiasis are generally referred to cholecystectomy after endoscopic sphincterotomy (ES) and common bile duct clearance, we often have a conflict whether cholecystectomy is necessary in very ..
- Advantages of multidisciplinary management of bile duct injuries occurring during cholecystectomyGennaro Nuzzo
Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
Am J Surg 195:763-9. 2008The aim of the present study was to highlight the advantages of treatment of bile duct injury (BDI) occurring during cholecystectomy on the basis of a multidisciplinary cooperation of expert surgeons, radiologists, and endoscopists.
- Early cholecystectomy and ERCP are associated with reduced readmissions for acute biliary pancreatitis: a nationwide, population-based studyGeoffrey C Nguyen
Mount Sinai Hospital, Division of Gastroenterology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Gastrointest Endosc 75:47-55. 2012b>Cholecystectomy is recommended during hospitalizations for acute biliary pancreatitis (ABP).
- Liver resection and transplantation in the management of iatrogenic biliary injuryB N J Thomson
Department of Clinical and Surgical Sciences Surgery, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
World J Surg 31:2363-9. 2007Biliary injury during cholecystectomy can be managed successfully by biliary reconstruction in the majority of patients; however, a proportion of patients may require hepatic resection or even liver transplantation.
- Gallstones, a cholecystectomy, chronic pancreatitis, and the risk of subsequent pancreatic cancer in diabetic patients: a population-based cohort studyHsueh Chou Lai
School of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, 404, Taiwan
J Gastroenterol 48:721-7. 2013..This study examined whether gallstones, a cholecystectomy, chronic pancreatitis and the treatment of antidiabetic agents affect the risk of subsequent pancreatic ..
- How do bile duct injuries sustained during laparoscopic cholecystectomy differ from those during open cholecystectomy?A Chaudhary
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Gobind Ballabh Pant Hospital, New Delhi, India
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 11:187-91. 2001Bile duct injuries sustained during laparoscopic cholecystectomy differ from those of open cholecystectomy. The authors conducted a retrospective analysis of their experience with 124 major bile duct injuries to identify these differences.
- Does using a laparoscopic approach to cholecystectomy decrease the risk of surgical site infection?Chesley Richards
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Ann Surg 237:358-62. 2003To assess the impact of laparoscopy on surgical site infections (SSIs) following cholecystectomy in a large population of patients.
- Gallstones, cholecystectomy, and the risk for developing pancreatic cancerE S Schernhammer
Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Br J Cancer 86:1081-4. 2002We examined the relation between gallstones, cholecystectomy, and the development of pancreatic cancer in the Nurses' Health Study and the Health Professionals Follow-up Study...
- Risk of pancreatic cancer associated with cholelithiasis, cholecystectomy, or gastrectomyL Gullo
Department of Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, St. Orsola Hospital, Italy
Dig Dis Sci 41:1065-8. 1996Current data regarding an association between cholelithiasis, cholecystectomy, or gastrectomy and pancreatic cancer are conflicting...
- Biliary tract injuries during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: three case reports and literature reviewD Parmeggiani
Second University of Naples, Dpt of Emergency Surgery
G Chir 31:16-9. 2010Biliary tract injuries (BTI) represent the most serious and potentially life-threatening complication of cholecystectomy. During open cholecystectomies (OC), the prevalence of bile duct injuries has been estimated at only 0.1-0.2%...
- Cholelithiasis, cholecystectomy, and liver diseaseGeorge N Ioannou
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 105:1364-73. 2010..We sought to determine whether persons with cholelithiasis or a history of cholecystectomy were more likely to have elevated serum liver enzymes or to develop cirrhosis.
- Completion radical surgery after cholecystectomy for accidentally undiagnosed gallbladder carcinomaTakayuki Toyonaga
Department of Surgery and Oncology, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
World J Surg 27:266-71. 2003Survival time of 73 patients with undiagnosed gallbladder carcinoma incidentally found after cholecystectomy treated between 1982 and 2000 was evaluated in relation to various variables, with special reference to the significance of the ..
- Accurate staging for gallbladder cancer: implications for surgical therapy and pathological assessmentHiromichi Ito
Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Ann Surg 254:320-5. 2011..This study evaluates the significance of tumor involvement of the liver in early T-stage tumors and lymph node (LN) metastases on outcome after R0 resection of gallbladder cancer (GBCA)...
- Pseudoaneurysm of the cystic artery: a diagnostic dilemma and rare cause of haemobiliaM R Joyce
Ir J Med Sci 175:81. 2006
- An observational study of cholecystectomy in patients receiving tegaserodAllen Brinker
Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD 20993, USA
Drug Saf 30:581-8. 2007Registrational studies of patients treated with tegaserod for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) suggest an increased risk for cholecystectomy versus treatment with placebo.
- Cholecystectomy in patients with prior ventriculoperitoneal shuntsEmad Allam
Department of Surgery, Saint Louis University Medical Center, Mo 63110 0250, USA
Am J Surg 201:503-7. 2011There is little published evidence regarding intraoperative and postoperative complications in patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunts who undergo cholecystectomy.
- Post-cholecystectomy quality of life: a prospective multicenter cohort study of its associations with preoperative functional status and patient demographicsHon Yi Shi
Graduate Institute of Healthcare Administration, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
J Gastrointest Surg 13:1651-8. 2009This study analyzed patient demographics and preoperative functional status for associations with post-cholecystectomy quality of life (QOL).
- Transvaginal endoscopic cholecystectomy using a simple magnetic traction systemYong Beom Cho
Department of Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, Korea
Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 20:174-8. 2011..The magnetic traction system provides vigorous, multi-axial traction as required for the cholecystectomy procedure. There were no complications during the procedure other than minor bleeding from the liver bed...
- Prediction of conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open surgery with artificial neural networksChangiz Gholipour
Department of General Surgery, Sinaea Hospital, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences Tabriz, Iran
BMC Surg 9:13. 2009The intent of this study was to predict conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) to open surgery employing artificial neural networks (ANN).
- Influence of laparoscopic cholecystectomy on the prevalence of operations for gallstones in NorwayGustav Pedersen
Department of Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Eur J Surg 168:464-9. 2002..are regional differences in the number of operations for gallstone disease; to compare these with those of other countries, and to discuss possible causative factors with special reference to introduction of laparocopic cholecystectomy.
- [Analysis of factors for conversion of laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy: a prospective study of 703 patients with acute cholecystitis]Luis C Dominguez
Departamento de Cirugia, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Hospital Universitario San Ignacio, Bogota, Colombia
Cir Esp 89:300-6. 2011Conversions to open surgery during laparoscopic cholecystectomy are performed in 20% of patients with acute cholecystitis, and are associated with increased morbidity and costs...
- Comparison of postoperative pulmonary function tests after cholecystectomy performed through Kocher's incision and mini-incisionKhursheed Alam Wani
Department of General Surgery, Sher I Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinigar, Kashmir, India
Int Surg 87:94-8. 2002Comparative pulmonary function after cholecystectomy performed through Kocher's incision and mini-incision were evaluated. One hundred patients were included and systematically divided into two groups of 50 each...
- Adhesion formation with open versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy: an immunologic and histologic studyGy Szabó
Department of Operative Techniques and Surgical Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Debrecen, Nagyerdei krt 98, Debrecen, Hungary
Surg Endosc 21:253-7. 2007This randomized study aimed to compare the reaction of the immune system to the process of postoperative adhesion formation after open and laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
- Cholecystectomy for asymptomatic gallstones can reduce gall bladder cancer mortality in northern Indian womenK M Mohandas
Department of Digestive Diseases and Clinical Nutrition, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400 012, India
Indian J Gastroenterol 25:147-51. 2006..trials are lacking, prospective population-based data from low-risk and high-risk regions reveal that cholecystectomy reduces the mortality from GBC...
- Impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on outcome of cholecystectomy in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infectionD Foschi
Department of S Siro Clinical Institute, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Br J Surg 93:1383-9. 2006..Although surgery is performed routinely on patients receiving HAART, the effect of this treatment on surgical outcome has not been examined in detail...
- Conversion of laparoscopic cholecystectomy to open cholecystectomy in acute cholecystitis: artificial neural networks improve the prediction of conversionSamuel Eldar
Department of Surgery, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
World J Surg 26:79-85. 2002Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is now also performed for acute cholecystitis...
- Cerebral Aneurysm Clipping Training Simulator using Virtual Reality and HapticsP Pat Banerjee; Fiscal Year: 2010..with a simulator for capsulorhexis during cataract surgery funded by NEI, and is working on open cholecystectomy. Selection of the particular cerebral aneurysm for simulation...
- Comparative Effectiveness of Novel Minimally Invasive Surgical ProceduresJuliane Bingener-Casey; Fiscal Year: 2013..A randomized blinded study of the new single-port and the standard four-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy (a procedure performed for more than 750,000 patients/year) will serve as the model to evaluate the ..
- Surgical Site and Clostridium difficile Infections after Ambulatory SurgeryMargaret A Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2012..caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, after breast conserving surgery, hernia repair, and cholecystectomy, three common procedures performed in ASCs, 2) identify facility- and patient-level factors associated with ..
- Evaluating Predictors &Interventions in Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction (EPISOD)Peter B Cotton; Fiscal Year: 2013..The diagnosis is often considered in patients with biliary-type pain who have previously undergone cholecystectomy. The Evaluating Predictors &Interventions in Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction (EPISOD) trial is a ..
- Improved Surgical Treatment of Pelvic Organ ProlapseKEITH LIPFORD; Fiscal Year: 2009..it could be transformed into one that is done primarily laparoscopically, similar to what occurred with cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder)...
- THE UNSUSPECTED SMALL STONE STUDY (USSS)James DiSario; Fiscal Year: 2000..for patients with unsuspected small BDS found at intraoperative cholangiography (10C) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC), compared to conventional therapy with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and ..
- ROLE OF THE GALLBLADDER IN PATHOGENESIS OF GALLSTONESLESTER WILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 1991Gallstones (GS) are a significant health problem with cholecystectomy the most common abdominal operation in many hospitals...
- EVALUATION OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERYStanley Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2003..Randomized controlled clinical trial of laparoscopic cholecystectomy with laparoscopic common bile duct exploration versus endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography with ..
- Registered Ultrasound-EndoscopeSharif Razzaque; Fiscal Year: 2009..We are focusing initially on laparoscopic cholecystectomy for deployment of the technology, but we are by no means limited to it;this system could be adapted to any ..
- Medical History, Medications, and Pancreatic Cancer RiskMARGARET MANDELSON; Fiscal Year: 2004..c. History of peptic ulcer disease and/or infection with Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori). d. History of cholecystectomy and/or cholelithiasis. 2...
- PHASE III TRIAL--LAPAROSCOPIC COLECTOMY FOR COLON CANCERHeidi Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2000..Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, an example of minimal access resective surgery has rapidly become the preferred surgical approach to ..
- NEUROPSYCH DISORDERS IN THE ELDERLY UNDERGOING SURGERYMARION GOLDSTEIN ZUCKER; Fiscal Year: 1991..surgery, all performed under general anesthesia, will be studied: (1) TJR (=total joint replacement: (2) cholecystectomy and (3) inguinal hernia repair. The study Ss. will range in all from 55 years to those of 75 years and older...
- Data-driven Real-Time Surgical Simulation from Reality-based Soft-tissue ModelsJAYDEV DESAI; Fiscal Year: 2009..specific procedures, namely, incisional liver biopsy (to demonstrate probing and cutting) and laparoscopic cholecystectomy (to demonstrate dissection and electrocautery)...
- RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CHOLECYSTECTOMY AND ASCENDING COLONLewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 1980..b>Cholecystectomy has been shown to alter bile acid metabolism...
- CASE-CONTROL STUDY OF CANCER OF EXTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTChung cheng Hsieh; Fiscal Year: 1993..to be studied for cancer of the extrahepatic bile duct include association with ulcerative colitis, cholecystectomy, benign disorders of the bile ducts, female hormone use, diet, and occupation...
- OBESITY, LEPTIN AND GALLSTONE PATHOGENESISHenry Pitt; Fiscal Year: 2005..Similarly, bile serum and tissue from lean and obese humans undergoing cholecystectomy will be systematically studied to establish clinical relevance...
- GALLBLADDER MUCOSAL ABLATION BY PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPYRobert Hall; Fiscal Year: 2000DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Investigator's Abstract): Cholecystectomy results in bile duct damage in 3000 patients annually...
- EPIDEMIOLOGY OF GALLBLADDER SLUDGE & STONES IN PREGNANCYCynthia Ko; Fiscal Year: 2006..Gallstone disease affects 15-20% of adult Americans. Cholecystectomy is one of the most commonly performed operations...
- UNDERSTANDING CLINICAL & ADMINISTRATIVE OUTCOMESJeremy Holtzman; Fiscal Year: 1999..The two problems studied are cholecystectomy and total hip arthroplasty...
- FAILURE RATE: A NEW OUTCOME MEASURE OF QUALITY OF CAREJEFFREY SILBER; Fiscal Year: 1993..has shown that the probability of developing an in-hospital adverse-occurrence among patients undergoing cholecystectomy and prostatectomy is primarily a function of patient characteristics, while the probability of dying, given ..
- Bariatric Surgery Outcome/Cost in Medicare BeneficiariesDavid Flum; Fiscal Year: 2006..3. Perform a modeled cost effectiveness analysis of bariatric procedures compared to non-surgical approaches. ..
- Surgical Care and Outcomes Assessment Program Comparative Effectiveness ResearchDavid R Flum; Fiscal Year: 2010..Surgical and interventional services span the continuum of healthcare conditions and SCOAP CERTN will have immediate capacity for investigators interested in almost any of AHRQ's priority conditions. ..
- Clock Genes, Night Work, and Breast Cancer RiskEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results from this study could help identify individuals who are more susceptible to night work than others, based on their genetic profile. ..
- Aspartame Intake and the Risk of CancerEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our results may help decision-makers formulate guidelines and direct future aspartame studies. Even a null finding would be important in this context. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effects of Light at Night on Circadian System in NursesEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- INJURY TO LIVER SINUSOIDAL ENDOTHELIAL CELLSSteven Strasberg; Fiscal Year: 2003..A potentially beneficial improvements in preservation solutions are identified they will be tested in whole isolated livers and by transplantation in the rat. ..
- A Pilot Trial of Oral Melatonin Supplementation in Breast Cancer SurvivorsEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2007..This pilot data could lay the groundwork for a large scale trial to assess the chemopreventive potential of melatonin in women, both with and without a personal history of breast cancer. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Novel Risk Factors for Kidney Stone FormationEric Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2008..At the completion of this career development award, Dr. Taylor will have a unique combination of skills and experience that will enable him to succeed as an independent clinical investigator. ..
- BIOLOGY OF HUMAN INTRAEPITHELIAL LYMPHOCYTESEllen Ebert; Fiscal Year: 2002..These studies will determine the mechanism of IEL chemotaxis toward secreted products of ECs, why IL-15 is more potent than IL-2 in inducing LAK activity by IELs, and how IL-10 and IL-12 augment this activity. ..
- MOLECULAR STAGING AND SCREENING OF LUNG CANCERSteven Ahrendt; Fiscal Year: 2002..Completion of the proposed mentored training period will provide the candidate with an excellent foundation for pursuing his long-term goals in academic surgical oncology. ..
- Liver Regeneration in Man--Effects or Adjuvant TherapyYuman Fong; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Colonoscopy quality and outcomes in clinical practiceCynthia W Ko; Fiscal Year: 2010..The various algorithms we develop will be tested in a second, validation subset of our database to find the algorithm with optimal performance characteristics. ..
- CLINICAL AND BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF 18F-FDG PET IN CANCERYuman Fong; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- The effect of physical activity on metabolic syndrome in pregnancy and fetal outcCynthia Ko; Fiscal Year: 2008..It may offer a safe and readily available method to control weight and improve infant health during and after pregnancy. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MYOGENIC DISORDERS OF THE GALLBLADDERJose Behar; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results of these studies may provide evidence and a rationale in support for using hydrophobic bile acids in the prophylactic treatment of this complication. ..
- A prospective study of diet and adult gliomasDominique Michaud; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study should contribute substantially to our understanding of the relation between diet and the risk of adult gliomas, and might provide opportunities for prevention of this deadly disease. ..
- Effect of Green Tea Catechins on Tumor VascularizationPeter Shamamian; Fiscal Year: 2006..2. To study the effects of catechins on the developing vasculature in primary and recurrent mammary carcinoma. ..
- A Primary-Care Based Colorectal Cancer Screening ProgramCynthia Ko; Fiscal Year: 2006..If successful, this program may be useful to other large primary care practices, and may also help to improve utilization of other types of cancer prevention services ..
- INGUINAL HERNIA MGMENT: WATCHFUL WAITING VS. OPERATIONRobert Fitzgibbons; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Novel Serum Markers for Pancreatic AdenocarcinomaSEAN MULVIHILL; Fiscal Year: 2006..This work has direct health-related significance in identifying improved screening tests for pancreatic cancer. ..
- Management of Chronic Pain in Rehabilitation MedicineMark Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2006..A Scientific Core will provide scientific direction, project coordination, data collection and management, statistical support, and shared scientific expertise. ..
- Rehabilitation of Spinal Cord Injury-Related PainMark Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Epidemiology of hepatocellular carcinomaCynthia Ko; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Evaluating the Impact of Simulated Team Training on Patient SafetyDaniel Scott; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] DESCRIPTION (not provided by the applicant): [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Role of Progesterone in Colonic Muscle DysfunctionJose Behar; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Modulation of Dendritic Cell Function by CytomegalovirusJATIN VYAS; Fiscal Year: 2008..The proposed program will allow the candidate to obtain the skills, knowledge and experience to become an independent investigator. ..
- MACROPHAGE EXPRESSION OF APOAI AND ATHEROSCLEROSISSergio Fazio; Fiscal Year: 2008..These studies have the potential to uncover the basis for the therapeutic effect of HDL on the arterial plaque. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ASGE Imaging Workshop: Next Generation in Endoscopic ImagingGrace Elta; Fiscal Year: 2008..These improved imaging tools have the potential to allow earlier cancer detection and less invasive treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..