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Review Article

Selecting surgical candidates with locally advanced pancreatic cancer: a review for modern pancreatology
Y. H. Andrew Wu, Atsushi Oba, Ronggui Lin, Shuichi Watanabe, Cheryl Meguid, Richard D. Schulick, Marco Del Chiaro
Extent of venous resection during pancreatectomy—finding the balance of technical possibility and feasibility
Atsushi Oba, Tomotaka Kato, Yosuke Inoue, Y. H. Andrew Wu, Yoshihiro Ono, Takafumi Sato, Hiromichi Ito, Akio Saiura, Yu Takahashi
Neoadjuvant treatment of localized pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Alexis D. Leal, Wells A. Messersmith, Christopher H. Lieu
Can local ablative techniques replace surgery for locally advanced pancreatic cancer?
Ulrike Heger, Thilo Hackert
Surgery for locally advanced PDAC—is it only about the vessels?
Max Heckler, Thilo Hackert
Narrative review of the role of yttrium-90 selective internal radiation therapy in the surgical management of colorectal liver metastases
Maitham A. Moslim, D. Rohan Jeyarajah
Pathology reporting of margin status in locally advanced pancreatic cancer: challenges and uncertainties
Eline C. Soer, Caroline S. Verbeke
Resectable, borderline, and locally advanced pancreatic cancer—“the good, the bad, and the ugly” candidates for surgery?
Svein Olav Bratlie, Johanna Wennerblom, Caroline Vilhav, Jan Persson, Elena Rangelova
Favorable tumor biology in locally advanced pancreatic cancer—beyond CA19-9
Benedict Kinny-Köster, Joseph R. Habib, Christopher L. Wolfgang, Jin He, Ammar A. Javed

Original Article

Combination of the ratio between metastatic and harvested lymph nodes and negative lymph node count as a prognostic indicator in advanced gastric cancer: a retrospective cohort study
Jianlong Jiang, Jingyao Chen, Hao Zhang, Xionghui Rao, Tengfei Hao, Mingzhe Li, Changhua Zhang, Wenhui Wu, Yulong He
Apatinib plus S-1 for previously treated, advanced gastric or gastro-oesophageal junction adenocarcinoma: a phase 2, single-arm, prospective study
Chao Jing, Zhigang Bai, Jun Zhang, Hongpeng Jiang, Xiaobao Yang, Shu Yan, Jie Yin, Jun Cai, Zhongtao Zhang, Wei Deng
Outcome of surgical treatment for bone metastases caused by colorectal cancer
Martina Byttner, Rikard Wedin, Henrik Bauer, Panagiotis Tsagozis
Identification of heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein as a candidate biomarker for diagnosis and prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma
Youli Du, Xiaoou Ma, Dongxu Wang, Yuguang Wang, Tianyu Zhang, Lianjie Bai, Yunlong Liu, Shaosen Chen
Intact SMAD-4 is a predictor of increased locoregional recurrence in upfront resected pancreas cancer receiving adjuvant therapy
Hunter C. Gits, Amy H. Tang, William S. Harmsen, William R. Bamlet, Rondell P. Graham, Gloria M. Petersen, Thomas C. Smyrk, Amit Mahipal, Roman O. Kowalchuk, Jonathan B. Ashman, William G. Rule, Dawn Owen, Michelle A. Neben Wittich, Robert R. McWilliams, Thorvardur Halfdanarson, Wen Wee Ma, Terence T. Sio, Sean P. Cleary, Mark J. Truty, Michael G. Haddock, Christopher L. Hallemeier, Kenneth W. Merrell
Stereotactic body radiation therapy versus radiofrequency ablation for single small hepatocellular carcinoma: a propensity-score matching analysis of their impact on liver function and clinical outcomes
Masayuki Ueno, Hiroyuki Takabatake, Satoshi Itasaka, Takahisa Kayahara, Youichi Morimoto, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Motowo Mizuno
Safety of biliary stent placement followed by definitive chemoradiotherapy in patients with pancreatic cancer with bile duct obstruction
Sara Hayakawa, Kei Ito, Jin Hayakawa, Keiko Nemoto Murofushi, Katsuyuki Karasawa
Prognostic models for stage I–III esophageal cancer: a comparison between existing calculators
Riccardo Lemini, Tamara Díaz Vico, Denslow A. Trumbull, Kristopher Attwood, Aaron C. Spaulding, Enrique F. Elli, Dorin T. Colibaseanu, Moshim Kukar, Emmanuel Gabriel
Prognostic impact of lymph node harvest for patients with node-negative esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: a large-scale multicenter study
Qi-Xin Shang, Yu-Shang Yang, Li-Yan Xu, Hong Yang, Yin Li, Yi Li, Zhi-Yong Wu, Jian-Hua Fu, Xiao-Dong Yao, Xiu-E Xu, Jian-Yi Wu, Long-Qi Chen
Outcomes of patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer who progress on first restaging imaging
Jane E. Rogers, Jonathan D. Mizrahi, Graciela M. Nogueras Gonzalez, Rishi Surana, Rachna T. Shroff, Robert Wolff, Gauri R. Varadhachary, Milind M. Javle, Michael Overman, Kanwal Raghav, Shubham Pant