Genomes and Genes
Summary: Excision of the whole (total gastrectomy) or part (subtotal gastrectomy, partial gastrectomy, gastric resection) of the stomach. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Publications339 found, 100 shown here
- Weight loss, appetite suppression, and changes in fasting and postprandial ghrelin and peptide-YY levels after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective, double blind studyStavros N Karamanakos
Nutrition Support and Morbid Obesity Unit, Department of Surgery, University of Patras School of Medicine, Patras, Greece
Ann Surg 247:401-7. 2008..Bariatric surgery is currently the most effective treatment in morbidly obese patients, leading to durable weight loss...
- Perioperative chemotherapy versus surgery alone for resectable gastroesophageal cancerDavid Cunningham
Department of Medicine, Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
N Engl J Med 355:11-20. 2006..We assessed whether the addition of a perioperative regimen of ECF to surgery improves outcomes among patients with potentially curable gastric cancer...
- Chemoradiotherapy after surgery compared with surgery alone for adenocarcinoma of the stomach or gastroesophageal junctionJ S Macdonald
St Vincent's Comprehensive Cancer Center, New York, USA
N Engl J Med 345:725-30. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: Postoperative chemoradiotherapy should be considered for all patients at high risk for recurrence of adenocarcinoma of the stomach or gastroesophageal junction who have undergone curative resection...
- Adjuvant capecitabine and oxaliplatin for gastric cancer after D2 gastrectomy (CLASSIC): a phase 3 open-label, randomised controlled trialYung Jue Bang
Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Lancet 379:315-21. 2012D2 gastrectomy is recommended in US and European guidelines, and is preferred in east Asia, for patients with resectable gastric cancer...
- Surgical treatment of gastric cancer: 15-year follow-up results of the randomised nationwide Dutch D1D2 trialIlfet Songun
Department of Surgery, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Lancet Oncol 11:439-49. 2010..The aim of the study was to assess the effect of D2 compared with D1 surgery on disease recurrence and survival in patients treated with curative intent...
- Five-year outcomes of a randomized phase III trial comparing adjuvant chemotherapy with S-1 versus surgery alone in stage II or III gastric cancerMitsuru Sasako
Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
J Clin Oncol 29:4387-93. 2011..The results were therefore opened at the recommendation of an independent data and safety monitoring committee. We report 5-year follow-up data on patients enrolled onto the ACTS-GC study...
- Long-term outcomes after laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer: a large-scale multicenter retrospective studyDo Joong Park
Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Gyeonggi Do, Seongnam si, Korea
Surg Endosc 26:1548-53. 2012..Laparoscopic surgery is reported to have many advantages over open gastrectomy with oncologic safety in early gastric cancer...
- Totally laparoscopic gastrectomy with various types of intracorporeal anastomosis using laparoscopic linear staplers: preliminary experienceJin Jo Kim
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Gu, Seoul, 137 040, Korea
Surg Endosc 22:436-42. 2008We analyzed our preliminary clinical data for totally laparoscopic gastrectomy (TLG) in order to evaluate its effectiveness in terms of minimal invasiveness, technical feasibility, and safety.
- Gastric adenocarcinoma: review and considerations for future directionsBryan J Dicken
Department of Surgery, University of Alberta and Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Ann Surg 241:27-39. 2005..We provide the relevance of outcome data to surgical decision-making and discuss the application of gene-expression analysis to clinical practice...
- Morbidity and mortality of laparoscopic gastrectomy versus open gastrectomy for gastric cancer: an interim report--a phase III multicenter, prospective, randomized Trial (KLASS Trial)Hyung Ho Kim
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Republic of Korea
Ann Surg 251:417-20. 2010..The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety of this trial with respect to morbidity and mortality...
- A multicenter study on oncologic outcome of laparoscopic gastrectomy for early cancer in JapanSeigo Kitano
Department of Surgery I, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Yufu, Oita, Japan
Ann Surg 245:68-72. 2007..We conducted a retrospective, multicenter study of a large series of patients in Japan to evaluate the short- and long-term outcomes of laparoscopic gastrectomy for early gastric cancer (EGC).
- Third International Summit: Current status of sleeve gastrectomyMervyn Deitel
Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:749-59. 2011Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has been performed for morbid obesity in the past 10 years...
- A review of studies comparing three laparoscopic procedures in bariatric surgery: sleeve gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and adjustable gastric bandingJuan Victor A Franco
Department of Surgery, University of Buenos Aires UBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Obes Surg 21:1458-68. 2011..gastric bypass (LRYGB), laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB), and the novel laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG)...
- Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: understanding weight loss and improvements in type 2 diabetes after bariatric surgeryWilliam R Scott
Centre for Obesity Research, Dept of Medicine, Rayne Institute, University College London, WC1E 6JJ, UK
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 301:R15-27. 2011..Here we review mechanisms of weight loss and T2D resolution after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy bariatric surgery, two markedly different procedures with robust clinical outcomes.
- Laparoscopic versus open subtotal gastrectomy for distal gastric cancer: five-year results of a randomized prospective trialCristiano G S Huscher
Department of Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera S Giovanni Addolorata, Rome, Italy
Ann Surg 241:232-7. 2005The aim of this study was to compare technical feasibility and both early and 5-year clinical outcomes of laparoscopic-assisted and open radical subtotal gastrectomy for distal gastric cancer.
- Advantages of totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy over laparoscopically assisted distal gastrectomy for gastric cancerOsamu Ikeda
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, National Kyushu Cancer Center, Notame 3 1 1, Minami Ku, Fukuoka, 811 1395, Japan
Surg Endosc 23:2374-9. 2009Laparoscopic gastrectomy for gastric cancer has become common due to improvement of the surgical techniques and devices for laparoscopic surgery...
- Improved quality of life outcomes after laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer: results of a prospective randomized clinical trialYoung Woo Kim
Gastric Cancer Branch, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Gyeonggi Do, Republic of Korea
Ann Surg 248:721-7. 2008The purpose of this study was to evaluate the quality of life (QOL) after laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) compared with open distal gastrectomy (ODG) in patients with early gastric cancer.
- Comparison of laparoscopy-assisted and total laparoscopic Billroth-I gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a report of short-term outcomesTakahiro Kinoshita
Department of Surgery, Toho University Medical Center, Sakura Hospital, 564 1 Shimoshizu, Sakura, Chiba, 285 8741, Japan
Surg Endosc 25:1395-401. 2011The safety and efficacy of laparoscopic gastrectomy in the treatment of early gastric cancer have been demonstrated in many clinical studies...
- Systematic review and meta-analysis of laparoscopy-assisted and open total gastrectomy for gastric cancerKe Chen
Department of General Surgery, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310016, Zhejiang Province, China
World J Gastroenterol 19:5365-76. 2013To evaluate the safety and efficacy of laparoscopy-assisted total gastrectomy (LATG) and open total gastrectomy (OTG) for gastric cancer.
- Gastric cancer treatment in Japan: 2008 annual report of the JGCA nationwide registryYoh Isobe
Department of Surgery, National Hospital Organization Tokyo Medical Center, 2 5 1 Higashigaoka, Meguro ku, Tokyo, Japan
Gastric Cancer 14:301-16. 2011....
- Comparison of long-term results between laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy and open gastrectomy with D2 lymph node dissection for advanced gastric cancerAtsushi Hamabe
Department of Surgery, Osaka Police Hospital, 10 31, Kitayama cho, Tennoji ku, Osaka 543 0035, Japan
Surg Endosc 26:1702-9. 2012Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy (LAG) has been established as a low-invasive surgery for early gastric cancer...
- Is totally laparoscopic gastrectomy less invasive than laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy?: prospective, multicenter studyKyo Young Song
Department of Surgery, Kangnam St Mary s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
J Gastrointest Surg 12:1015-21. 2008..Most surgeons prefer to laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy using minilaparotomy rather than totally laparoscopic procedures because of technical difficulties of ..
- A prospective randomized study comparing open vs laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy in early gastric cancer: early resultsJ H Lee
Department of Surgery, Ewha Woman s University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Surg Endosc 19:168-73. 2005We conducted a prospective randomized trial to compare laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) including lymphadenectomy with open distal gastrectomy for the management of early gastric cancer (EGC).
- SLEEVEPASS: a randomized prospective multicenter study comparing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass in the treatment of morbid obesity: preliminary resultsMika Helmiö
Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
Surg Endosc 26:2521-6. 2012..Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (SG) as a single procedure has shown promising short-term results, but the long-term efficacy of SG has not yet ..
- Impact of total lymph node count on staging and survival after gastrectomy for gastric cancer: data from a large US-population databaseDavid D Smith
Division of Biostatistics, City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:7114-24. 2005..The optimal regional dissection extent during gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma continues to be debated.
- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass are equally effective for reduction of cardiovascular risk in severely obese patients at one year of follow-upDavid Benaiges
Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:575-80. 2011Very few studies have compared laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) outcomes or analyzed improvement in cardiovascular risk (CVR) after bariatric surgery...
- A case-control study of laparoscopy-assisted and open distal gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancerJianbo Shuang
Department of Surgery, Xijing Hospital of Digestive Diseases, Fourth Military Medical University, No 15 Changle West Road, 710032, Xian, People s Republic of China
J Gastrointest Surg 15:57-62. 2011..The aim of this study was to compare the technical feasibility and oncologic efficacy of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) versus open distal gastrectomy (ODG) for advanced gastric cancer.
- Fewer nutrient deficiencies after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) than after laparoscopic Roux-Y-gastric bypass (LRYGB)-a prospective studySimone Gehrer
Department of Surgery, St Claraspital, Kleinriehenstrasse 30, Basel, Switzerland
Obes Surg 20:447-53. 2010..Deficiencies in micronutrients after bariatric operations are frequent, despite routine supplementation. Main outcome measures were pre- and postoperative frequency of nutrient deficiencies and success rate of their treatment...
- The impact of comorbidity on surgical outcomes in laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy: a retrospective analysis of multicenter resultsWook Kim
Department of Surgery, The Catholic University of Korea, Holy Family Hospital, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
Ann Surg 248:793-9. 2008The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of comorbidities on the surgical outcomes in laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG).
- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for diabetes treatment in nonmorbidly obese patients: efficacy and change of insulin secretionWei Jei Lee
Department of Surgery, Min Sheng General Hospital, Taoyuan City, Taiwan
Surgery 147:664-9. 2010Sleeve gastrectomy is a new bariatric surgery, and many reports have showed that patients who have undergone sleeve gastrectomy have experienced rapid resolution of type 2 diabetes...
- Multicentre study of the safety of laparoscopic subtotal gastrectomy for gastric cancer in the elderlyG S Cho
Department of Surgery, Soonchunhyang University, Bucheon, Korea
Br J Surg 96:1437-42. 2009The aim of this study was to assess the safety and short-term value of laparoscopic gastrectomy in the elderly with gastric cancer compared with a younger cohort.
- Long-term effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, and adjustable gastric banding on type 2 diabetesF Abbatini
Department of Surgical Medical Digestive Diseases, Policlinico Umberto I, University La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico, 00161 Rome, Italy
Surg Endosc 24:1005-10. 2010This study aimed to compare the efficacy of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (SG) with that of laparoscopic gastric bypass (GBP) and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (AGB) for glucose homeostasis in morbidly obese subjects with ..
- Delta-shaped anastomosis in totally laparoscopic Billroth I gastrectomy: new technique of intraabdominal gastroduodenostomySeiichiro Kanaya
Department of Surgery, Himeji National Hospital, Japan
J Am Coll Surg 195:284-7. 2002
- Improvement in glucose metabolism after bariatric surgery: comparison of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective randomized trialRalph Peterli
Department of Surgery, St Claraspital, Basel, Switzerland
Ann Surg 250:234-41. 2009..The exclusion of the proximal small intestine is thought to play a major role in the rapid improvement in the metabolic control of diabetes after gastric bypass...
- Sleeve gastrectomy and type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic reviewRichdeep S Gill
Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:707-13. 2010..Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has garnered considerable interest as a low morbidity bariatric surgical procedure that leads to ..
- Sleeve gastrectomy and gastric banding: effects on plasma ghrelin levelsF B Langer
Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Obes Surg 15:1024-9. 2005..Different changes of plasma ghrelin levels have been reported following gastric banding, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and biliopancreatic diversion...
- Multidimensional learning curve in laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for early gastric cancerSung Ho Jin
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Ajou University, San 5, Wonchon dong, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon, 442 749, Korea
Surg Endosc 21:28-33. 2007Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy (LAG) is a complex and time-consuming procedure, which is increasingly used for early gastric cancer (EGC). We provide a multidimensional analysis of the learning curve in LAG.
- Learning curve of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with systemic lymphadenectomy for early gastric cancerMin Chan Kim
Department of Surgery, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
World J Gastroenterol 11:7508-11. 2005To evaluate the nature of the "learning curve" for laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) with systemic lymphadenectomy for early gastric cancer.
- Extended lymph node dissection for gastric cancer: who may benefit? Final results of the randomized Dutch gastric cancer group trialH H Hartgrink
Department of Surgery, Leiden University Medical Centre, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
J Clin Oncol 22:2069-77. 2004..We have reviewed the results of our trial after follow-up of more than 10 years...
- Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for the treatment of morbid obesity. A prospective study of 117 patientsJose Luis Leyba
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Hospital Universitario de Caracas, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
Obes Surg 21:212-6. 2011..gastric bypass (LRYGB) is one of the most widely used bariatric procedures today, and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) as a single-stage procedure for the treatment of morbid obesity is becoming increasingly popular...
- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, 529 cases without a leak: short-term results and technical considerationsDrake Eric Bellanger
St Elizabeth Hospital, Gonzales, LA 70737, USA
Obes Surg 21:146-50. 2011Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is gaining acceptance among bariatric surgeons as a viable option for treating morbidly obese patients...
- Multivariate prognostic study on large gastric cancerNorio Shiraishi
Department of Surgery I, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Oita, Japan
J Surg Oncol 96:14-8. 2007..The aim of this study was to clarify the prognostic factors of large gastric cancer using multivariate analysis...
- Gastric bypass vs sleeve gastrectomy for type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled trialWei Jei Lee
Department of Surgery, Min Sheng General Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Arch Surg 146:143-8. 2011..To determine the efficacies of 2 weight-reducing operations on diabetic control and the role of duodenum exclusion...
- Weight-independent changes in blood glucose homeostasis after gastric bypass or vertical sleeve gastrectomy in ratsAdam P Chambers
Obesity Research Center and the Metabolic Diseases Institute, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Gastroenterology 141:950-8. 2011Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG) reduce weight and improve glucose metabolism in obese patients, although it is not clear if metabolic changes are independent of weight loss...
- Laparoscopic versus open distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials and high-quality nonrandomized studiesEduardo F Viñuela
Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
Ann Surg 255:446-56. 2012To perform a meta-analysis of high-quality published trials, randomized and observational, comparing laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (LDG) and open distal gastrectomy (ODG) for gastric cancer.
- Laparoscopic versus open D2 gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer: a retrospective cohort studyToshihiko Shinohara
Department of Surgery, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
Surg Endosc 27:286-94. 2013The oncologic safety and feasibility of laparoscopic D2 gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer are still uncertain. The aim of this study is to compare our results for laparoscopic D2 gastrectomy with those for open D2 gastrectomy.
- Long-term effects of sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery on type 2 diabetes mellitus in morbidly obese subjectsAmanda Jimenez
Obesity Unit, Endocrinology and Diabetes Department, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
Ann Surg 256:1023-9. 2012To identify the rates and the predictors of long-term remission and the recurrence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) or sleeve gastrectomy (SG).
- Clinicopathological features and prognosis of gastric cancer in young European adultsR Santoro
Department of Digestive Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Via Elio Chianesi 53, 00144 Rome, Italy
Br J Surg 94:737-42. 2007..The aims of this study were to define the clinicopathological features and prognosis of gastric cancer in young European adults...
- Laparoscopy-assisted versus open D2 radical gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer without serosal invasion: a case control studyQi Yue Chen
Department of Gastric Surgery, Fujian Medical University Union Hospital, NO, 29 Xinquan Road, Fuzhou, Fujian Province 350001, China
World J Surg Oncol 10:248. 2012..The aim of this study is to evaluate technical feasibility and oncological efficacy of laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy (LAG) for advanced gastric cancer without serosal invasion.
- Long-term comparison of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy and open distal gastrectomy in advanced gastric cancerAndrew C Gordon
Department of Surgical Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
Surg Endosc 27:462-70. 2013The use of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) in advanced gastric cancer (AGC) remains a controversial topic, mainly because of doubts about its oncologic validity...
- Vertical sleeve gastrectomy is effective in two genetic mouse models of glucagon-like Peptide 1 receptor deficiencyHilary E Wilson-Pérez
Department of Internal Medicine, Metabolic Diseases Institute, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Diabetes 62:2380-5. 2013..secretion is greatly enhanced in rats and humans after some bariatric procedures, including vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG), and has been widely hypothesized to contribute to reduced intake, weight loss, and the improvements in ..
- Prospective randomized study of open versus laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with extraperigastric lymph node dissection for early gastric cancerH Hayashi
Research Center for Frontier Medical Engineering, 1 33, Yayoi cho, Inage Ku, Chiba, 263 8522, Japan
Surg Endosc 19:1172-6. 2005..Short-term clinical outcomes were compared between laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) and conventional open distal gastrectomy (ODG) for early gastric cancer in a prospective randomized ..
- Comparison of long-term prognosis of laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy and conventional open gastrectomy with special reference to D2 lymph node dissectionHirohiko Sato
Department of Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima, 3 18 15 Kuramoto cho, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
Surg Endosc 26:2240-6. 2012Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy (LAG) is becoming widely used for early gastric cancer. However, how the curability and long-term prognosis of LAG and open gastrectomy (OG) for early and advanced gastric cancer compare remains unclear...
- Case-matched comparison of laparoscopy-assisted and open distal gastrectomy for gastric cancerWei Wang
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Shaoxing People s Hospital, Shaoxing Hospital of Zhejiang University, Shaoxing 312000, Zhejiang Province, China
World J Gastroenterol 19:3672-7. 2013To compare short- and long-term outcomes of laparoscopy-assisted and open distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer.
- International Sleeve Gastrectomy Expert Panel Consensus Statement: best practice guidelines based on experience of >12,000 casesRaul J Rosenthal
Department of Surgery, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, 2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard, Weston, FL 33331, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:8-19. 2012Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is an emerging surgical approach, but 1 that has seen a surge in popularity because of its perceived technical simplicity, feasibility, and good outcomes...
- Safety and efficacy of fast-track surgery in laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a randomized clinical trialJong Won Kim
Department of Surgery, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 712 Eonjuro, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, 135 720, Korea
World J Surg 36:2879-87. 2012Fast-track surgery has been shown to enhance postoperative recovery in several surgical fields. This study aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of fast-track surgery in laparoscopic distal gastrectomy.
- Gastroesophageal reflux after sleeve gastrectomy in morbidly obese patientsDrew D Howard
Department of Surgery, Minimally Invasive, Gastroesophageal and Bariatric Surgery Service, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:709-13. 2011..The effect of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) on GERD is poorly known.
- Recurrence after curative resection of early gastric cancerHo Geun Youn
Department of Surgery, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Ann Surg Oncol 17:448-54. 2010Few studies have evaluated the recurrence of EGC after curative gastrectomy, due to its relatively low incidence...
- Long-term results of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for obesityJacques Himpens
Division of Bariatric Surgery, AZ St Blasius, Kroonveldlaan, Dendermonde, Belgium
Ann Surg 252:319-24. 2010To determine the mid- and long-term efficacy and possible side effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as treatment for morbid obesity.
- A review of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesityXinzhe Shi
Centre for Advancement of Minimally Invasive Surgery CAMIS, Royal Alexandra Hospital, 10240 Kingsway Ave, Edmonton, AB T5H 3V9, Canada
Obes Surg 20:1171-7. 2010Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is an innovative approach to the surgical management of morbid obesity. Weight loss may be achieved by restrictive and endocrine mechanisms...
- Robotic gastrectomy for gastric cancer: surgical techniques and clinical meritsMin Chan Kim
Department of Surgery, Minimally Invasive and Robot Center, Dong A University College of Medicine, 3 1 Dongdaeshin dong, Seo Gu, Busan 602 715, Korea
Surg Endosc 24:610-5. 2010Robotic gastrectomy in the setting of gastric cancer is reported by some investigators. However, no study has compared robotic surgery with open or laparoscopic surgery for patients with gastric cancer...
- Stomach is a major source of circulating ghrelin, and feeding state determines plasma ghrelin-like immunoreactivity levels in humansH Ariyasu
Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:4753-8. 2001..We conclude that the stomach is a major source of circulating ghrelin and that plasma ghrelin-like immunoreactivity levels reflect acute and chronic feeding states in humans...
- Gastric leak after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomyManuel Ferrer Márquez
General Surgery Service, Torrecardenas Hospital, Almeria, Spain
Obes Surg 20:1306-11. 2010Sleeve gastrectomy is a recently developed technique for treating morbid obesity. Since it is a simple procedure, the number of surgeons using it has grown in recent years...
- A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials that compared laparoscopy-assisted and open distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancerHiroshi Ohtani
Department of Surgery, Osaka City Sumiyoshi Hospital, 1 2 16 Higashi Kagaya, Suminoe ku, Osaka 559 0012, Japan
J Gastrointest Surg 14:958-64. 2010We conducted a meta-analysis to evaluate and compare the advantages of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) over open distal gastrectomy (ODG) for treating early gastric cancer (EGC).
- Randomized clinical trial of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for the management of patients with BMI < 50 kg/m2Ioannis Kehagias
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
Obes Surg 21:1650-6. 2011..Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is a relatively innovative procedure which has been increasingly applied lately as a sole bariatric ..
- Comparison of laparoscopy-assisted by conventional open distal gastrectomy and extraperigastric lymph node dissection in early gastric cancerMin Chan Kim
Department of Surgery, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
J Surg Oncol 91:90-4. 2005Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy with lymph node dissection for gastric cancer is considered technically more complicated than the open method...
- Intracorporeal Billroth 1 reconstruction by triangulating stapling technique after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancerShinya Tanimura
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka City General Hospital, Miyakojima ku, Osaka, Japan
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:54-8. 2008..The intracorporeal Billroth 1 reconstruction was performed in 226 out of the 303 cases who underwent distal gastrectomy and intracorporeal anastomosis...
- Sleeve gastrectomy: a restrictive procedure?John Melissas
Bariatric Unit and Department of Surgical Oncology, Heraklion University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Greece
Obes Surg 17:57-62. 2007..We investigated the clinical outcome and gastric emptying of solid foods in morbidly obese (MO) patients following sleeve gastrectomy (SG).
- Actual 3-year survival after laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancerSun Hwi Hwang
Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, 300 Gumi dong, Bundang gu, Seongnam si, Gyeonggi, Korea
Arch Surg 144:559-64; discussion 565. 2009To analyze 3-year actual disease-free survival after laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancer on the assumption that 3-year disease-free survival may represent 5-year overall survival.
- Long-term outcomes after laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer: analysis of consecutive 106 experiencesJunhyun Lee
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
J Surg Oncol 100:693-8. 2009The purpose of this retrospective study is to suggest the possibility of laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy (LAG) for advanced gastric cancer (AGC) through long-term outcomes.
- Robot-assisted gastrectomy with lymph node dissection for gastric cancer: lessons learned from an initial 100 consecutive proceduresJyewon Song
Department of Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Ann Surg 249:927-32. 2009To evaluate the technical feasibility, effectiveness, and safety of robot-assisted gastrectomy (RAG) with lymphadenectomy, using the da Vinci system through analyses of our initial series of 100 consecutive patients.
- Intracorporeal circular stapling esophagojejunostomy using the transorally inserted anvil (OrVil) after laparoscopic total gastrectomyOh Jeong
Department of Gastroenterologic Surgery, Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital, 160, Ilsim Ri, Hwasun eup, Hwasun Gun, Jeollanam do, 519 809, Korea
Surg Endosc 23:2624-30. 2009Laparoscopic total gastrectomy (LTG) has not become as popular as laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (LDG) because of the more difficult reconstruction technique...
- Risk factors associated with complication following laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a large-scale korean multicenter studyMin Chan Kim
Department of Surgery, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
Ann Surg Oncol 15:2692-700. 2008..We sought to evaluate the technical feasibility of LAG by determining the morbidity and mortality and identifying corresponding predictive factors...
- The impact of a high body mass index on laparoscopy assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancerHyuk Joon Lee
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Surg Endosc 23:2473-9. 2009Obesity is known to be associated with postoperative morbidity in gastric cancer surgery, but its impact on laparoscopy assisted gastrectomy (LAG) for gastric cancer has rarely been evaluated.
- A totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with gastroduodenostomy (TLDG) for improvement of the early surgical outcomes in high BMI patientsMin Gyu Kim
Department of Gastric Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Surg Endosc 25:1076-82. 2011To evaluate the effectiveness of totally laparoscopic distal gastrectomy with gastroduodenostomy (TLDG), we compared its early surgical outcomes with those of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with gastroduodenostomy (LADG).
- A prospective randomized study between laparoscopic gastric banding and laparoscopic isolated sleeve gastrectomy: results after 1 and 3 yearsJacques Himpens
Department of Gastrointestinal and Obesity Surgery, European School of Laparoscopic Surgery, Saint Pierre University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
Obes Surg 16:1450-6. 2006..Isolated sleeve gastrectomy (SG), is less common, but more invasive and with a higher learning curve...
- Laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with D2 lymphadenectomy for T2b advanced gastric cancers: three years' experienceHoon Hur
Department of Surgery, Holy Family Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Gyeonggi Do, Republic of Korea
J Surg Oncol 98:515-9. 2008The application of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) with advanced gastric cancer (AGC) is a controversial. The purpose of this study was to assess the possibility of using LADG application to AGC.
- Gastric cancer treatment guidelines in JapanToshifusa Nakajima
Cancer Institute Hospital, 1 37 1 Kamiikebukuro, Toshima ku, Tokyo 170 8455, Japan
Gastric Cancer 5:1-5. 2002....
- D2 lymphadenectomy alone or with para-aortic nodal dissection for gastric cancerMitsuru Sasako
Gastric Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
N Engl J Med 359:453-62. 2008b>Gastrectomy with D2 lymphadenectomy is the standard treatment for curable gastric cancer in eastern Asia...
- Long-term outcomes of laparoscopic resection of gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumorsYuri W Novitsky
Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, 1000 Blythe Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
Ann Surg 243:738-45; discussion 745-7. 2006..We hypothesized that complete resection of gastric GISTs using a combination of laparoscopic or laparoendoscopic techniques results in low perioperative morbidity and an effective long-term control of the disease...
- Learning curve for laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with regional lymph node dissection for early gastric cancerChikara Kunisaki
Department of Surgery, Gastroenterological Center, Yokohama City University, Urafunecho, Minami Ku, Yokohama, Japan
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:236-41. 2008An assessment of the learning curve of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) might encourage its worldwide spread among inexperienced surgeons...
- First report from the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network: laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy has morbidity and effectiveness positioned between the band and the bypassMatthew M Hutter
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Ann Surg 254:410-20; discussion 420-2. 2011To assess the safety and effectiveness of the laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) as compared to the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB), the laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) and the open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (..
- A randomized controlled trial comparing open vs laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy for the treatment of early gastric cancer: an interim reportSeigo Kitano
Department of Surgery I, Oita Medical University, Oita, Japan
Surgery 131:S306-11. 2002The application of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) for early gastric cancer remains controversial among gastric surgeons...
- Sleeve gastrectomy as sole and definitive bariatric procedure: 5-year results for weight loss and ghrelinArthur Bohdjalian
Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, General Hospital Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Obes Surg 20:535-40. 2010Due to excellent efficacy for weight loss in the short-term follow-up, sleeve gastrectomy (SG) has gained enormous popularity as bariatric procedure, not only as first step in high-risk or super-obese patients but mainly as a sole and ..
- An observational study suggesting clinical benefit for adjuvant postoperative chemoradiation in a population of over 500 cases after gastric resection with D2 nodal dissection for adenocarcinoma of the stomachSung Kim
Department of Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Kangnam Gu, Seoul, South Korea
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1279-85. 2005..We investigated the effect of postoperative chemoradiotherapy on the relapse rate and survival rate of patients with D2-resected gastric cancer...
- Recurrence following laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a multicenter retrospective analysis of 1,417 patientsJyewon Song
Department of Surgery, Insititute of Gastroenterology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Ann Surg Oncol 17:1777-86. 2010The risk of recurrence and recurrence patterns after laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancer remain unclear...
- Pancreaticoduodenectomy with or without distal gastrectomy and extended retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy for periampullary adenocarcinoma, part 2: randomized controlled trial evaluating survival, morbidity, and mortalityCharles J Yeo
Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Ann Surg 236:355-66; discussion 366-8. 2002..To evaluate, in a prospective, randomized single-institution trial, the end points of operative morbidity, operative mortality, and survival in patients undergoing standard versus radical (extended) pancreaticoduodenectomy...
- Laparoscopic-assisted distal gastrectomy versus open distal gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancerSang Il Hwang
Department of Surgery, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 108 Pyung dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul, 110 746, South Korea
Surg Endosc 23:1252-8. 2009..However, there are few reports of laparoscopic surgery in the management of advanced gastric cancer. In this study we describe our experience with laparoscopic-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) for advanced gastric cancer (AGC).
- Long-term oncologic outcomes from laparoscopic gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a single-center experience of 601 consecutive resectionsSang Woong Lee
Department of General and Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka Medical College, Takatsuki, Japan
J Am Coll Surg 211:33-40. 2010Laparoscopic gastrectomy (LG) is becoming increasingly popular for management of early gastric cancer (EGC). Although short-term efficacy is proven, reports on long-term effectiveness are still infrequent.
- Intraoperative tumor localization using laparoscopic ultrasonography in laparoscopic-assisted gastrectomyW J Hyung
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Seoul, 120 752, Korea
Surg Endosc 19:1353-7. 2005During laparoscopic-assisted gastrectomy, it is impossible to identify early gastric cancer (EGC) lesions; therefore, a precise localization technique is needed...
- Early experience with two-stage laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as an alternative in the super-super obese patientJ P Regan
Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1103, New York, NY, USA
Obes Surg 13:861-4. 2003..Current limited experience exists with a two-stage biliopancreatic diversion and duodenal switch in the supersuper obese patient, and we now present our early experience with a two-stage gastric bypass for these patients...
- A prospective multicenter study of 163 sleeve gastrectomies: results at 1 and 2 yearsD Nocca
CHU Montpellier, Montpellier, France
Obes Surg 18:560-5. 2008Good results obtained after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG), in terms of weight loss and morbidity, have been reported in few recent studies...
- Results of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective study in 135 patients with morbid obesityDavid Fuks
Federation of Digestive Diseases, Amiens North Hospital, University of Picardy, Amiens, France
Surgery 145:106-13. 2009Sleeve gastrectomy is a new restrictive bariatric procedure increasingly indicated in the treatment of morbid obesity...
- Phase II study of neoadjuvant chemotherapy and extended surgery for locally advanced gastric cancerT Yoshikawa
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Kanagawa Cancer Centre, Yokohama, Japan
Br J Surg 96:1015-22. 2009..This trial explored the safety and efficacy of preoperative chemotherapy followed by extended surgery in the management of locally advanced gastric adenocarcinoma...
- Association between gastroesophageal reflux disease and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomyPatrice R Carter
Midwest Surgical Associates, 5201 South Willow Springs Road, Suite 180, LaGrange, IL 60304, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:569-72. 2011..Conflicting data exist for adjustable laparoscopic gastric banding and GERD. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has become a popular adjunct to bariatric surgery in recent years...
- [Operative techniques and outcomes in metabolic surgery: sleeve gastrectomy]T P Hüttl
Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen Grosshadern, Munchen, Germany
Zentralbl Chir 134:24-31. 2009Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) was initially introduced for super-obese patients in a two-step concept in order to reduce the perioperative risk...
- Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for early gastric cancer in young and elderly patientsErito Mochiki
Department of General Surgical Science, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
World J Surg 29:1585-91. 2005..The objective of this study was to evaluate the experience of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) in patients with early gastric cancer and compare the results in patients 70 years of age and older to ..
- Value of multidetector-row computed tomography in the preoperative T and N staging of gastric carcinoma: a large-scale Chinese studyChao Yan
Department of General Surgery, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
J Surg Oncol 100:205-14. 2009..To investigate the value of multidetector-row computed tomography (MDCT) in the preoperative T and N staging of gastric carcinoma and to further investigate the clinicopathological factors affecting the diagnostic accuracy...
- Pattern of recurrence in patients with ruptured primary gastrointestinal stromal tumourP Hohenberger
Division of Surgical Oncology and Thoracic Surgery, Oncology and Palliative Care, Helios Medical Centre, Bad Saarow, Germany
Br J Surg 97:1854-9. 2010..This study assessed the outcomes of patients with a gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) that ruptured before or during resection...
- Robotic gastrectomy as an oncologically sound alternative to laparoscopic resections for the treatment of early-stage gastric cancersYanghee Woo
Department of Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Arch Surg 146:1086-92. 2011To evaluate the comparative safety and efficacy of robotic vs laparoscopic gastrectomy for early-stage gastric cancer.
- Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the stomach: an unusual complication after gastrectomyCarlos J Leon
Department of Surgery, Surgical Endoscopy Unit, Barros Luco Trudeau Hospital, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Gastrointest Endosc 63:347-9. 2006
- Animal Models Workshop: The Physiology of Weight Loss SurgeryLEE MICHAEL KAPLAN; Fiscal Year: 2011..demonstrations of the most commonly rat and mouse models, including Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, vertical sleeve gastrectomy, placement of the endoluminal sleeve device and ileal interposition...
- Metabolic Consequences of bariatric surgery on pregnant and lactating rats and thBernadette E Grayson; Fiscal Year: 2013..cyclicity, pregnancy and lactation in female rats of two models of bariatric surgery: vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG), a restrictive procedure, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), a restrictive/malabsorptive procedure...
- Dissecting mechanisms by which GI surgery delays diabetes onset in UCD-T2DM ratsPeter J Havel; Fiscal Year: 2013..Using this rat model we have demonstrated that ileal interposition (IT) and vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG) delay the onset of diabetes by 4-6 months (equivalent to 10-15 years in a human lifespan)...
- Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity: Clinical and Pathophysiologic ConsequencesPAUL DAVID BERK; Fiscal Year: 2010..We have developed a novel two-stage laparoscopic surgical approach to high-grade obesity. A restrictive sleeve gastrectomy is followed after a -100 Ib weight loss, when the patient is a better surgical risk, by a second procedure that ..
- Metabolic and Endocrine Effects of Bariatric SurgeryJudith Korner; Fiscal Year: 2013..More recently another bariatric procedure, sleeve gastrectomy (SG), has come into favor as a single procedure, when prior it was the first stage preceding malabsorptive ..
- GASTROINTESTINAL INTEGRATION AND FEEDINGTimothy H Moran; Fiscal Year: 2013..will compare the hormonal profiles produced by intestinal nutrient infusion to that following sleeve gastrectomy, another bariatric procedure with significant efficacy...
- Circadian disruption and bariatric surgery: impact on metabolism, clock biologyDeanna Marie Arble; Fiscal Year: 2013..rodent model of the increasingly popular bariatric surgery procedure known as vertical sleeve gastrectomy. Using this model, we will 1) investigate how environmental and genetic CD can affect the outcome of bariatric ..
- Gastric Sleeve Magnetic ImplantJose Navia; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our major objective is to establish the safety and efficacy of a Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, VSG-like device referred to as the gastric sleeve implant (GSI)...
- SURGICAL STUDIES ON METABOLISM OF G. I. HORMONESJames Thompson; Fiscal Year: 1993..studies on patients with the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) and plan to compare nutrition after total gastrectomy in ZES and non-ZES patients. We will study the role of GIH in patients with thryoid disease...
- A MULTI-CHANNEL GASTRIC PACER FOR TREATING GASTROPARESISRobert Ross; Fiscal Year: 2000..nutritional support and does not cure the disease: 3) surgical treatment -as a last resort, antrectomy or total gastrectomy is performed to resolve the problem or relieve gastrointestinal symptoms...
- BIOMAGNETIC CHARACTERIZATION OF GASTRIC DYSRHYTHMIASLEONARD A BRADSHAW; Fiscal Year: 2013..2) We propose to determine how gastrectomy affects EGG and MGG. The normal intact stomach produces slow wave propagation patterns observable with MGG...
- REGULATION OF FED INTESTINAL MOTILITY BY FATHenry Lin; Fiscal Year: 2000..nutrient-based treatments for patients who are symptomatic from rapid transit including those with dumping syndrome, short bowel syndrome, postvagotomy diarrhea, enteral feeding related diarrhea, gastrectomy, or ileo-anal anastomosis.
- PHENOTYPIC AND PSYCHOSOCIAL STUDY OF THE L1307K MUTATIONHenry Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- ALPHA-2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL OF COLONIC FUNCTION IN IBSMichael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Enteric Nervous System 2003Keith Sharkey; Fiscal Year: 2003..From this picture there will be gaps - these are the challenges for the future. ..
- Oleic Acid Effects on Transit and Absorption in SBSCharlene Compher; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Influence of Tumor Immunogenicity to ImmunotherapyJeffrey Norton; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Molecular Analysis of Scarless Fetal Wound HealingSandeep Kathju; Fiscal Year: 2007..With these complementary approaches we hope to thereby arrive at a broad understanding of the gene patterns controlling both fetal and adult wound healing, and identify gene products/pathways critical to both. ..
- Cannabinoid Mechanisms in Human Gastrointestinal Motor and Sensory FunctionsMICHAEL L CAMILLERI; Fiscal Year: 2010..These actions may be relevant to develop new treatments for IBS. The studies will also provide further understanding of the potential of medications like medical marijuana on stomach function that may be relevant to appetite control. ..
- Beta Cell Adaptation to Stress in Baboon Pancreas After Partial PancreatectomyFRANCO BATTISTA FOLLI; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- ALPHA 2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL IN IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROMEMichael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2008..Significance: This project will characterize pharmacogenetic mechanisms determining the response to clonidine through studies of candidate genes that control alpha2-adrenoreceptor function and norepinephrine transport in IBS. ..
- Phase II Study of Imatinib Mesylate in Patients with Inoperable Melanoma Gary K Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010..Dose reductions are allowed in the setting of toxicity. Imaging studies will be performed on an every 6 week schedule. ..
- MENTORING FOR NEW CANCER THERAPEAUTICSGary Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2005..This K24 award mechanism represents the essence of what we are proposing and for which support is needed. ..
- AMINO ACID TRANSPORT AFTER SMALL BOWEL RESECTIONHARRY SAX; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- CLINICAL TRIALS OF FLAVOPIRIDOL WITH CHEMOTHERAPYGary Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2008..Continue to examine the mechanisms by which flavopiridol potentiates CPT-11 induced apoptosis, which should provide the opportunity to identify new biomarkers of response for these flavopiridol drug combinations. ..
- Bevacizumab and radiation therapy for sarcomasSam Yoon; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study explores a novel combination of the anti-angiogenic agent bevacizumab and radiation therapy for the treatment of STS. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Phase I Trial of Safingol and CisplatinGary Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2006..conduct "proof of principle" biological assays to measure the degree of ceramide production and/or S1P inhibition, either of which may be predictive of clinical outcome or toxicity. ..