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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 30452
Country of Manuscript Source Italy
Received
2016-10-06 20:25
Peer-Review Started
2016-10-07 17:54
To Make the First Decision
2016-11-21 08:41
Return for Revision
2016-11-23 18:01
Revised
2016-12-02 01:03
Second Decision
2017-02-06 14:41
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-02-08 10:48
Articles in Press
2017-02-08 10:49
Publication Fee Transferred
Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2017-02-17 20:02
Publish the Manuscript Online
2017-02-26 18:20
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Specialty Surgery
Manuscript Type Observational Study
Article Title Competing risk analysis on outcome after hepatic resection of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Alessandro Cucchetti, Carlo Sposito, Antonio Daniele Pinna, Davide Citterio, Matteo Cescon, Marco Bongini, Giorgio Ercolani, Christian Cotsoglou, Lorenzo Maroni and Vincenzo Mazzaferro
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Alessandro Cucchetti, MD, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, DIMEC, S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy. aleqko@libero.it
Keywords Hepatocellular carcinoma; Liver failure; Hepatic resection; Survival; Competing risk; Tumour recurrence
Core Tip Optimal candidates for hepatectomy should benefit from the tumour removal that encompasses the risk of dying from post-operative liver function worsening and failure. This means that when evaluating patients for surgery, the competing risks of tumour-related death and of liver failure have to be weighed against each other, and considered from the point of view of available alternative therapies. In the present study, a large cohort of Child-Pugh class A cirrhotic patients submitted to curative (R0) hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma was analysed to provide a competing-risk analysis of these two competing events.
Publish Date 2017-02-26 18:20
Citation Cucchetti A, Sposito C, Pinna AD, Citterio D, Cescon M, Bongini M, Ercolani G, Cotsoglou C, Maroni L, Mazzaferro V. Competing risk analysis on outcome after hepatic resection of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients. World J Gastroenterol 2017; 23(8): 1469-1476
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v23/i8/1469.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v23.i8.1469
Full Article (PDF) WJG-23-1469.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-23-1469.doc
Revised Manuscript 30452-Review.doc
Peer-review Report 30452-Peer-review(s).pdf
Answering Reviewers 30452-Answering reviewers.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 30452-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 30452-Scientific editor work list.pdf
Audio Core Tip 30452-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 30452-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 30452-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 30452-Copyright assignment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 30452-Data sharing statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 30452-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 30452-Language certificate.pdf
Scientific Research Process 30452-Scientific research process.pdf