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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology
Manuscript ID 32115
Country/Territory Japan
2016-12-26 10:39
Peer-Review Started
2016-12-31 14:44
To Make the First Decision
2017-02-04 14:29
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2017-02-09 10:53
2017-02-24 18:31
Second Decision
2017-05-11 13:57
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
2017-05-11 23:18
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-05-19 03:21
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2017-05-19 03:21
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2017-06-06 02:21
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2017-06-14 04:11
ISSN 1948-5204 (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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Category Surgery
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Effects of age on survival and morbidity in gastric cancer patients undergoing gastrectomy
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Yoshinori Fujiwara, Shuichi Fukuda, Masanori Tsujie, Hajime Ishikawa, Kotaro Kitani, Keisuke Inoue, Masao Yukawa and Masatoshi Inoue
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Yoshinori Fujiwara, MD, Department of Digestive Surgery, Kindai University School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki, Okayama 701-0192, Japan. yyfujiwara@nifty.com
Key Words Gastric cancer; Mortality; Morbidity; Elderly; Lymphadenectomy; Propensity score matching; Prognosis; Survival
Core Tip Inverse probability of treatment weighting (IPTW) attempts to reduce the bias due to confounding variables in estimates of treatment effects. In the present study, we compared the surgical outcomes and survival of elderly gastric cancer patients with that of general population after IPTW. The overall survival of pStage Ⅰ gastric cancer patients in elderly was lower survival due to death of other diseases. We found that extent of lymph nodes dissection were independent prognostic factors. When the gastrectomy was performed in gastric cancer patients, we should recognized high mortality and comorbidities in that of elderly. This study was reviewed and approved by Nara Hospital, Kindai University review board on human research.
Publish Date 2017-06-14 04:11
Citation Fujiwara Y, Fukuda S, Tsujie M, Ishikawa H, Kitani K, Inoue K, Yukawa M, Inoue M. Effects of age on survival and morbidity in gastric cancer patients undergoing gastrectomy. World J Gastrointest Oncol 2017; 9(6): 257-262
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5204/full/v9/i6/257.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4251/wjgo.v9.i6.257
Full Article (PDF) WJGO-9-257.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGO-9-257.doc
Manuscript File 32115-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 32115-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 32115-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate Biostatistics_Statement_20161225085818.docx
Clinical Trial Registration Statement DeclarationOf_HelsinkiConformation_Statement_20161225085347.doc
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 32115-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 32115-Copyright assignment.pdf
Signed Informed Consent Form(s) or Document(s) 32115-Informed consent statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 32115-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 32115-Language certificate.pdf
Scientific Research Process 32115-Scientific research process.pdf
Peer-review Report 32115-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 32115-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 32115-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 32115-Scientific editor work list.pdf