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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Manuscript ID 41230
Country of Manuscript Source United States
Received
2018-07-30 00:14
Peer-Review Started
2018-07-31 09:08
To Make the First Decision
2018-08-21 01:43
Return for Revision
2018-08-22 00:58
Revised
2018-09-13 01:05
Second Decision
2018-09-14 06:21
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2018-10-10 18:31
Articles in Press
2018-10-10 18:31
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2018-10-24 09:19
Publish the Manuscript Online
2018-10-25 07:50
ISSN 1948-9366 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript type Minireviews
Article Title Current role of palliative interventions in advanced pancreatic cancer
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Chelsey C Ciambella, Rachel E Beard and Thomas J Miner
ORCID
Author(s) ORCID Number
Chelsey C Ciambella http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9221-2032
Rachel E Beard http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2781-2151
Thomas J Miner http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0215-7314
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Thomas J Miner, MD, Associate Professor, Doctor, Senior Researcher, Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, Department of Surgical Oncology, Warren Alpert Medical School Brown University, 2 Dudley Street, Providence, RI02906, United States. tminer@usasurg.org
Keywords Surgical palliation; Duodenal obstruction; Hepatojejunostomy; Gastrojejunostomy; Endoscopic stenting; Malignant ascites; Celiac block; Palliative triangle; Pancreatic cancer; Obstructive jaundice
Core Tip Unfortunately, at the time of diagnosis most patients with pancreatic cancer are not candidates for curative resection. Surgical palliation, a procedure performed with the intention of relieving symptoms or improving quality of life, comes to the forefront of management. The majority of palliative care focuses on three high burden symptoms: obstructive jaundice, duodenal obstruction and tumor-related pain. There exists a wide range of interventions including both operative and non-operative techniques. Regardless of the palliative procedure, all physicians involved must be adequately trained in end of life management to ensure the best possible care for patients.
Publish Date 2018-10-25 07:50
Citation Ciambella CC, Beard RE, Miner TJ. Current role of palliative interventions in advanced pancreatic cancer. World J Gastrointest Surg 2018; 10(7): 75-83
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-9366/full/v10/i7/75.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4240/wjgs.v10.i7.75
Full Article (PDF) WJGS-10-75.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGS-10-75.doc
Manuscript File 41230-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 41230-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 41230-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 41230-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 41230-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Supplementary Material 41230-Supplementary-Material-revision_0506.docx
Peer-review Report 41230-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 41230-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 41230-Scientific editor work list.pdf