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  • Martin E Kreis, Reinhard Ruppert, +8 authors Paul Hermanek
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • 2015
  • IntroductionIntroduction of total mesorectal excision (TME) surgery for rectal cancer decreased local recurrence dramatically. Additional neoadjuvant chemoradiation (nCR) is frequently given in UICCExpand
  • Henry Ptok, Frank Marusch, Rolf Kuhn, Ingo Gastinger, Hans Lippert
  • Medicine
  • European journal of surgical oncology : the…
  • 2007 (First Publication: 1 September 2007)
  • AIM Studies analysing the outcome after resection of low rectal cancer that has not infiltrated the anal sphincter reveal poorer long-term outcomes after abdominoperineal resections (APR) inExpand
  • Joachim Strassburg, Reinhard Ruppert, +4 authors P. Jr. Hermanek
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Surgical Oncology
  • 2011 (First Publication: 21 April 2011)
  • BackgroundThis study evaluated use of circumferential resection margin status in preoperative MRI (mrCRM) as an indication for neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy (nRCT) in rectal carcinomaExpand
  • Benjamin Garlipp, Henry Ptok, Uwe Schmidt, Frank Meyer, Ingo Gastinger, Hans Lippert
  • Medicine
  • Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery
  • 2010 (First Publication: 15 August 2010)
  • IntroductionRandomized trials have demonstrated a reduction in local recurrence rate in rectal cancer patients treated with preoperative chemoradiotherapy and total mesorectal excision (TME) comparedExpand