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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 41524
Country/Territory Japan
2018-08-23 01:19
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ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
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Category Medicine, Research and Experimental
Manuscript Type Case Control Study
Article Title Feasibility of laparoscopic total gastrectomy in overweight patients: Implications of less impact of overweight on laparoscopic versus open approach
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Masatoshi Nakagawa, Kazuyuki Kojima, Mikito Inokuchi, Kenta Kobayashi, Toshiro Tanioka, Keisuke Okuno and Kentaro Gokita
Author(s) ORCID Number
Masatoshi Nakagawa http://orcid.org/0000-0002-5928-4605
Kazuyuki Kojima http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1039-1749
Mikito Inokuchi http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7321-848X
Kenta Kobayashi http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2615-1010
Toshiro Tanioka http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8142-4750
Keisuke Okuno http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7076-6587
Kentaro Gokita http://orcid.org/0000-0001-4567-8765
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Masatoshi Nakagawa, PhD, Doctor, Department of Gastric Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1-5-45 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8519, Japan. nakagawa.srg1@tmd.ac.jp
Keywords Gastric cancer; Laparoscopy; Overweight; Total gastrectomy
Core Tip The feasibility and safety of the laparoscopic approach in overweight (OW) patients and cases of total gastrectomy were already reported, but an assessment of the feasibility and safety of laparoscopic total gastrectomy (LTG) in OW patients has not yet been conducted. In the article we performed two main analyses. One is a comparison of postoperative outcomes after LTG between OW and non-OW patients. The other is that after open total gastrectomy. In order to balance the baseline characteristics between laparoscopy and open groups, we performed propensity score matching. We found out two main results through the analyses. One is LTG in OW patients is feasible and safe although it remains technically challenging (longer operation time). The other is OW has less impact on laparoscopic versus open approach.
Publish Date 2018-12-24 01:07
Citation Nakagawa M, Kojima K, Inokuchi M, Kobayashi K, Tanioka T, Okuno K, Gokita K. Feasibility of laparoscopic total gastrectomy in overweight patients: Implications of less impact of overweight on laparoscopic versus open approach. World J Clin Cases 2018; 6(16): 1094-1100
Url https://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v6/i16/1094.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v6.i16.1094
Full Article (PDF) WJCC-6-1094.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJCC-6-1094.doc
Manuscript File 41524-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 41524-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 41524-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 41524-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 41524-Copyright license agreement.PDF
Signed Informed Consent Form(s) or Document(s) 41524-Informed consent statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 41524-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 41524-Language certificate.pdf
Supplementary Material 41524-Supplementary-Material-revision.docm
Peer-review Report 41524-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 41524-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 41524-Scientific editor work list.pdf