Search for dissertations about: "Peter Matthiessen"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words Peter Matthiessen.

  1. 1. Rectal cancer surgery Defunctioning stoma, anastomotic leakage and postoperative monitoring

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronci Press

    Author : Peter Matthiessen; Olof Hallböök; Rune Sjödahl; Lars Påhlman; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Anterior resection of the rectum; total mesorectal excision; TME; anastomotic leakage; defunctioning stoma; risk factors; intraoperative adverse events; population based study; postoperative monitoring; CT-scan microdialysis; cytokines; MEDICINE Surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi;

    Abstract : The understanding of the mesorectal spread in rectal cancer has lead to wide acceptance of total mesorectal excision (TME) as the surgical technique of choice for carcinoma in the lower and mid rectum. While oncological results and survival have improved with TME-surgery, morbidity and mortality remain important issues. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of structural factors in colon and rectal cancer surgery

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Fredrik Brännström; Ulf Gunnarsson; Pia Jestin; Peter Matthiessen; Arne Wibe; [2014]

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate the importance and effect of some key-structural factors on outcome of colorectal cancer surgery.Considerable improvements in the treatment of colorectal cancer, i.e. radiotherapy, chemotherapy and operative technique, have taken place since the beginning of the 80s. READ MORE

  3. 3. Integrating biochemical and growth responses in ecotoxicological assays with copepods

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för tillämpad miljövetenskap (ITM)

    Author : Ulrika Dahl; Magnus Breitholtz; Peter Matthiessen; ; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Environmental chemistry Environmental toxicology; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Miljökemi Miljötoxikologi; Applied Environmental Science; tillämpad miljövetenskap;

    Abstract : The understanding of effects of chemical exposure in nature is lagging behind. Predictions of harmful effects of chemicals on aquatic organisms rely mainly on ecotoxicity tests. READ MORE

  4. 4. Colorectal and appendiceal peritoneal metastases From population studies to genetics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Malin Enblad; Helgi Birgisson; Wilhelm Graf; Peter Matthiessen; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Peritoneal metastases; Peritoneal carcinomatosis; Pseudomyxoma peritonei; Colorectal cancer; Appendiceal cancer; Cytoreductive surgery; HIPEC; Appendicitis;

    Abstract : Peritoneal dissemination of colorectal and appendiceal origin was previously considered the end-stage of malignant disease. Today, treatment with cytoreductive surgery (CRS) in combination with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) has prolonged survival and cured some patients with peritoneal metastases (PM). READ MORE

  5. 5. Long term aspects of defunctioning stoma following low anterior resection for rectal cancer

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Soran Gadan; Peter Matthiessen; Richard Lindgren; Martin Rutegård; Judith Brand; Emmanuel Tiret; [2020]

    Abstract : In Sweden, more than 2 000 individuals are diagnosed with rectal cancer each year. Surgery is the main curative treatment, and involves removal of the tumor with the surrounding mesorectum in adefined anatomical plane. Intestinal continuity is restored by anastomosing the colon to the rectalstump at the pelvic floor. READ MORE