Assessment of postoperative symptoms after laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy for stage I gastric cancer

Hideki Kawamura, Norihiko Takahashi, Shigenori Homma, Nozomi Minagawa, Susumu Shibasaki, Masahiro Takahashi, Akinobu Taketomi

研究成果: Article査読

2 被引用数 (Scopus)

抄録

Laparoscopic gastrectomy has the advantage of early recovery at the initial phase after surgery. However, there are only few reports of mid- or long-term observations of patients' quality of life. In all, 254 Stage IA or IB [laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG): 177, open distal gastrectomy (ODG): 77] patients were enrolled. Heart burn, diarrhea, abdominal pain, amount of food intake, and body weight of each patient were investigated at 1 month, 3 months, 6 months, and 1 year after surgery. Recovery of the amount of oral intake for the LADG group occurred earlier than for the ODG group; significant differences were seen at months 1 and 6 postoperatively. A significantly lower incidence of diarrhea was observed in the LADG group at months 6 and 12 postoperatively. Early recovery of the amount of food intake and fewer incidences of diarrhea were shown to have mid-term merits for postgastrectomy symptoms.

本文言語English
ページ(範囲)645-649
ページ数5
ジャーナルInternational Surgery
99
4
DOI
出版ステータスPublished - 2014
外部発表はい

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery

フィンガープリント 「Assessment of postoperative symptoms after laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy for stage I gastric cancer」の研究トピックを掘り下げます。これらがまとまってユニークなフィンガープリントを構成します。

引用スタイル