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Waist/hip ratio is a better predictor of adverse events after…

Waist/hip ratio is a better predictor of adverse events after elective colorectal surgery compared to BMI
This prospective multicenter international study determined whether body fat distribution, measured by waist circumference (WC) and waist/hip ratio (WHR), is a better predictor of mortality …

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Steatosis has a protective effect on survival in liver resection…

Steatosis has a protective effect on survival in liver resection for colorectal metastases after preop chemo
This retrospective study analyzed the impact of chemotherapy-related liver injuries (CALI), pathological tumor regression grade (TRG), and micrometastases on long-term prognosis in patients undergoing liver …

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A Decision Analysis Tool…

A decision analysis tool for the management of patients with T1 low rectal cancer
The authors aimed to develop a contemporary decision analysis tool to assist patients and clinicians in balancing the goals of life expectancy versus quality of life in …

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Consequence of Leak on Bowel Function

Anastomotic leak after restorative resection for rectal cancer has consequences on bowel function
The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of anastomotic leak on bowel function and quality of life in patients undergoing rectal cancer resection with low …