Correlation of pre-operative nutritional condition with post-operative complications in surgical treatment for oesophageal carcinoma.

@article{Nozoe2002CorrelationOP,
  title={Correlation of pre-operative nutritional condition with post-operative complications in surgical treatment for oesophageal carcinoma.},
  author={Tadahiro Nozoe and Yutaka Kimura and Mawako Ishida and Hiroshi Saeki and Daisuke Korenaga and Keishi Sugimachi},
  journal={European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2002},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={396-400}
}
AIMS The relationship between the pre-operative nutritional condition and the outcome of the surgical treatment in patients with oesophageal carcinoma has been discussed diversely. The aim of the current study was to demonstrate the relationship between pre-operative nutritional condition and post-operative complications and prognosis following surgical treatment for oesophageal carcinoma. METHODS Two hundred and fifty-eight patients with oesophageal carcinoma treated with oesophageal… CONTINUE READING

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