Search for dissertations about: "Gastro-oesophageal surgery"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words Gastro-oesophageal surgery.

  1. 1. A Laparoscopic Approach in Gastro-Oesophageal Surgery Experimental and Epidemiological Studies

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Rune Sandbu; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; Gastro-oesophageal surgery; fundoplication; laparoscopy; long-term results; pneumothorax; intra-cranial pressure; positive end-expiratory pressure; Kirurgi; MEDICINE Surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi; Surgery; kirurgi;

    Abstract : The extension of laparoscopic procedures into the chest may induce specific pathophysiologic effects.In pigs, we have demonstrated how devastating a combined thoraco-laparoscopic approach can be for gas exchange. Furthermore, the transmission of elevated pressure intra-cranially is a potential danger. READ MORE

  2. 2. Oesophageal Resection with Gastric Tube Reconstruction - A clinical study of a surgical method and its consequences on the upper gastrointestinal tract and survival

    University dissertation from Department of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Jan Johansson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; Barrett s oesophagus; Survival; Age; Follow-up studies; Physiological studies; Anastomoses; Oesophagectomy; Oesophageal neoplasms; traumatologi; Kirurgi; ortopedi; traumatology; orthopaedics;

    Abstract : In a prospective randomised study following oesophagectomy and gastric tube reconstruction patients with hand-sutured neck anastomoses were compared with patients with circular stapled chest anastomoses. The two groups had equal rates of anastomotic or conduit leaks of 7.3 % (3/41) and 7.1 % (3/42) and of benign anastomotic strictures of 19. READ MORE

  3. 3. Laparoscopic or Open Antireflux Surgery - A Comparative Study with Special Reference to the Patient's Perspective

    University dissertation from Department of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Gunilla Nilsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi; Hälsoinformatik; Health Informatics; Omvårdnad; Nursing; Antireflux surgery; fundoplication; RCT; laparoscopy versus open surgery; subjective outcomes; objective outcomes; narratives; short-term follow-up; long-term follow-up; Gastro-enterology; Gastroenterologi; traumatology; orthopaedics; traumatologi; ortopedi;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Att opereras via titthålskirurgi eller öppen kirurgi med en operationsteknik som förhindrar sura uppstötningar och halsbränna - en slumpmässig jämförande studie från ett patientperspektiv Utdrag ur avhandlingen Laparoscopic or open surgery - A comparative study with special reference to the patient's perspective av Gunilla Nilsson Vad är problemet? Gastroesofageal reflux definieras som tillbakaflöde (reflux = återflöde/tillbakaflöde) av maginnehåll upp i matstrupen, (gastro = mage, esofagus = matstrupe). Vanliga symtom är sura uppstötningar, halsbränna och bröstsmärta. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aspects of mechanical dysphagia. Assessment, treatment and consequences

    University dissertation from Department of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Jan Persson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dysphagia; Watson; Ogilvie; Goldschmid; QoL; Sarcopenia; Laparoscopic myotomy; Achalasia; Oesophageal cancer;

    Abstract : Aspects of mechanical dysphagia Assessment, treatment and consequences Jan Persson, M.D. Department of surgery, Institute of Clinical sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden ABSTRACT Background: Dysphagia is a symptom that negatively impacts patients’ quality of life. READ MORE

  5. 5. Oesophageal cancer : On surgery and aetiology

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

    Author : Martin Rutegård; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oesophagus; neoplasm; health-related quality of life; surgery volume; population-based; adenocarcinoma; sex ratio; risk factors;

    Abstract : Oesophageal cancer is a common type of cancer with a dire prognosis. It is globally the eight most frequent malignancy and the sixth leading cause of death from cancer. The doctoral research described in this thesis has addressed the surgical treatment of oesophageal cancer from a morbidity perspective. READ MORE