The impact of complications on outcomes after resection for esophageal and gastroesophageal junction carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Esophageal Neoplasms
  • Esophagogastric Junction
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • Technical complications have a large negative impact on survival after esophagogastrectomy for cancer. Strategies to optimize surgical technique and minimize complications should improve outcomes in this cancer operation.

publication date

  • January 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2003.08.007

PubMed ID

  • 14698310

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 42

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 198

number

  • 1