Tag Archives: colorectal

Colorectal Metastasis

  Dr. KMarie Reid Lombardo, of Mayo Clinic, discusses trends and techniques in managing liver metastasis. Paradigm change: colorectal mets are now thought of and managed as a chronic disease.

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 …