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Should the Treatment of Peritoneal Carcinomatosis by Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Still be Regarded as a Highly Morbid Procedure?: A Systematic Review of
Background:Cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) has been offered in many institutions worldwide since the 1990s. Despite its existence of more than 10Expand
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Radioembolization versus standard care of hepatic metastases: comparative retrospective cohort study of survival outcomes and adverse events in salvage patients.
PURPOSE To retrospectively evaluate the safety and survival of patients with chemotherapy-refractory liver metastases treated with yttrium-90 ((90)Y) resin microspheres, and to compare survival inExpand
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Usefulness of postoperative atrial fibrillation as an independent predictor for worse early and late outcomes after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting (multicenter Australian study of 19,497
Several studies have shown that postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF) is associated with poorer short- and long-term outcomes after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting surgery. Nevertheless,Expand
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Influence of Modern Systemic Therapies as Adjunct to Cytoreduction and Perioperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Patients With Colorectal Peritoneal Carcinomatosis: A Multicenter Study
BackgroundTo evaluate the role of modern systemic therapies and its role as palliative or curative therapy for patients with colorectal peritoneal carcinomatosis with an emphasis on patient selectionExpand
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A systematic review on the safety and efficacy of yttrium-90 radioembolization for unresectable, chemorefractory colorectal cancer liver metastases
AbstractIntroductionThe management of unresectable, chemorefractory colorectal cancer liver metastases (CRCLM) is a clinical dilemma. Yttrium-90 (Y90) radioembolization is a potentially safe andExpand
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Sex differences in outcomes following isolated coronary artery bypass graft surgery in Australian patients: analysis of the Australasian Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons cardiac surgery
OBJECTIVES Women undergoing isolated coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery have been previously shown to be at an independently increased risk for post-operative morbidity and mortality. TheExpand
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Surgical resection of hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine neoplasms: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND Neuroendocrine tumours (NET) most commonly metastasize to the liver. Hepatic resection of NET hepatic metastases (NETHM) has been shown to improve symptomology and survival. METHODS AExpand
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Intermediate and long-term quality of life after total knee replacement: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Total knee replacement is a highly successful and frequently performed operation. Technical outcomes of surgery are excellent, with favorable early postoperative health-related quality ofExpand
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Total hip replacement: a systematic review and meta-analysis on mid-term quality of life.
OBJECTIVE Total hip replacement (THR) is one of the most successful and frequently performed operations worldwide. Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is a key outcome measure of surgery. WeExpand
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Improved outcomes after aggressive surgical resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma: a critical analysis of recurrence and survival.
BACKGROUND Hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HC) is invariably fatal without surgical intervention. The primary aim of the current study was to report overall survival and recurrence-free survival outcomesExpand
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