Surgical complications and long-term survival after esophagectomy for cancer in a nationwide Swedish cohort study.

Abstract

AIMS Acute surgical complications after esophageal resection for cancer may decrease the long-term survival. Previous results on this topic are conflicting and no population-based studies are available. METHODS A prospective, nationwide Swedish study was conducted in 2001-2010. Eligible patients comprised those afflicted by esophageal or cardia cancer and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejso.2012.02.177

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