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A randomized trial of chemoradiotherapy and chemotherapy after resection of pancreatic cancer.
BACKGROUND The effect of adjuvant treatment on survival in pancreatic cancer is unclear. We report the final results of the European Study Group for Pancreatic Cancer 1 Trial and update the interimExpand
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Histopathological features of diagnostic and clinical relevance in autoimmune pancreatitis: a study on 53 resection specimens and 9 biopsy specimens
Background and AimsAutoimmune pancreatitis seems to be a disease with a heterogeneous appearance. Our intention was to establish key diagnostic criteria, define grades of severity and activity,Expand
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Whole-genome landscape of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours
The diagnosis of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PanNETs) is increasing owing to more sensitive detection methods, and this increase is creating challenges for clinical management. We performedExpand
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Main-Duct Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas: Clinical Predictors of Malignancy and Long-term Survival Following Resection
Objective:To describe clinical characteristics and outcomes of a large cohort of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) of the pancreas affecting the main pancreatic duct. SummaryExpand
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Pancreatic endocrine tumors: expression profiling evidences a role for AKT-mTOR pathway.
PURPOSE We investigated the global gene expression in a large panel of pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) aimed at identifying new potential targets for therapy and biomarkers to predict patientExpand
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Prognostic factors and survival in endocrine tumor patients: comparison between gastrointestinal and pancreatic localization.
Since gastro-entero-pancreatic endocrine tumors are rare and heterogeneous diseases, their prognosis and long-term survival are not well known. This study aimed at identifying prognostic factors andExpand
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Reconstruction by Pancreaticojejunostomy Versus Pancreaticogastrostomy Following Pancreatectomy: Results of a Comparative Study
Objective:To compare the results of pancreaticogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomy following pancreaticoduodenectomy in a prospective and randomized setting. Summary Background Data:WhileExpand
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Pancreatic endocrine tumors: improved TNM staging and histopathological grading permit a clinically efficient prognostic stratification of patients
Pancreatic endocrine tumors are rare diseases and devising a clinically effective prognostic stratification of patients is a major clinical challenge. This study aimed at assessing whether theExpand
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A randomized multicenter clinical trial of antibiotic prophylaxis of septic complications in acute necrotizing pancreatitis with imipenem.
Recent evidence of pancreatic penetration of several antibiotics active against the usual flora found in pancreatic sepsis, at therapeutic minimal inhibitory concentration, prompted the authors toExpand
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Middle Pancreatectomy: Indications, Short- and Long-term Operative Outcomes
Objective:To evaluate the indications, perioperative, and long-term outcomes of a large cohort of patients who underwent middle pancreatectomy (MP). Summary Background Data:MP is a parenchyma-sparingExpand
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