Methods of reconstruction after esophagectomy on long-term health-related quality of life: a prospective, randomized study of 5-year follow-up.

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The health-related quality of life (HRQL) is generally accepted as an important parameter for patients undergoing oncologic surgery. We conducted this prospective, randomized study to compare the effect of narrow gastric tube (NGT) reconstruction and whole-stomach (WS) reconstruction on the long-term HRQL in patients after esophagectomy. One hundred and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12032-015-0568-0

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@article{Zhang2015MethodsOR, title={Methods of reconstruction after esophagectomy on long-term health-related quality of life: a prospective, randomized study of 5-year follow-up.}, author={Min Zhang and Qiang Li and H Tie and Ying-jiu Jiang and Qing-chen Wu}, journal={Medical oncology}, year={2015}, volume={32 4}, pages={122} }