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Among Patients with Barretts…

Among patients with Barretts approximately 2% will die of esophageal cancer within 10 years
The authors investigated the causes of death in people with Barrett’s esophagus (BE) by linking the UK’s Clinical Practice Research Datalink and with information from England’s Hospital …

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CRM of 1 mm or Less…

CRM of 1 mm or less should be regarded as involved in for oesophageal cancer surgery
Photo by Samir
The aim was to identify the optimal definition of an involved CRM in patients undergoing resection for oesophageal or OGJ cancer, and to determine …

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En Bloc Multivisceral Resection…

En bloc multivisceral resection in locally advanced gastric cancer can be performed if complete resection can be realistically obtained
Photo by KGH
The authors analyzed the role of multivisceral resection for locally advanced gastric cancer with particular attention to the brief and …

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Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy is Cost-Effective…

Minimally invasive esophagectomy is cost-effective compared to open in esophageal cancer
Photo by Brooks PJ, Enoch M-A, Goldman D, Li T-K, Yokoyama A
The objective of this study was to determine the cost-effectiveness of minimally invasive (MIE) compared to open esophagectomy for …