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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 48345
Country/Territory United States
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2019-04-15 00:59
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2019-04-15 07:03
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2019-05-24 02:17
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2019-07-09 09:22
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2019-07-19 15:57
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2019-07-19 15:57
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2019-08-21 09:19
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Systematic Reviews
Article Title Systematic review and meta-analysis of esophageal cancer in Africa: Epidemiology, risk factors, management and outcomes
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Akwi W Asombang, Nathaniel Chishinga, Alick Nkhoma, Jackson Chipaila, Bright Nsokolo, Martha Manda-Mapalo, Joao Filipe G Monteiro, Lewis Banda and Kulwinder S Dua
ORCID
Author(s) ORCID Number
Akwi W Asombang http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8658-6772
Nathaniel Chishinga http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7623-0713
Alick Nkhoma http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8135-2275
Jackson Chipaila http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4266-4174
Bright Nsokolo http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9338-0350
Martha Manda-Mapalo http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1233-780X
Joao Filipe G Monteiro http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1546-7987
Lewis Banda http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1535-7219
Kulwinder S Dua http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0460-5595
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Akwi W Asombang, FACG, FACP, MD, Assistant Professor, Interventional Gastroenterologist, Clinician Educator, Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, POB 240, 110 Lockwood Street, Providence, RI02903, United States. akwi_asombang@brown.edu
Keywords Esophageal cancer in Africa; Esophageal squamous cell carcinoma; Cancer in Africa; Systematic review; ;
Core Tip Esophageal cancer is an important cause of cancer related deaths world-wide, but particularly in Africa where mortality rates due to this condition have been found to be higher. We systematically reviewed the literature on esophageal cancer in Africa and present our findings on the incidence, risk factors, management strategies, resultant outcomes and overall survival.
Publish Date 2019-08-21 09:19
Citation Asombang AW, Chishinga N, Nkhoma A, Chipaila J, Nsokolo B, Manda-Mapalo M, Montiero JFG, Banda L, Dua KS. Systematic review of esophageal cancer in Africa: Epidemiology, risk factors, management and outcomes. World J Gastroenterol 2019;25(31): 4512-4533
Url https://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v25/i31/4512.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v25.i31.4512
Full Article (PDF) WJG-25-4512.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-25-4512.docx
Manuscript File 48345-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 48345-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 48345-Audio core tip.m4a
Biostatistics Review Certificate 48345-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 48345-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 48345-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Peer-review Report 48345-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 48345-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 48345-Scientific editor work list.pdf