Browsing Department of Surgical Sciences by Author "Viste, Asgaut"
Søreide, Jon Arne; Viste, Asgaut (BioMed Central, 2011-10-30)Abstract Esophageal perforation is a rare and potentially life-threatening condition. Early clinical suspicion and imaging is important for case management to achieve a good outcome. However, recent studies continue to ...Journal article
High-dose chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery versus surgery alone in esophageal cancer: a retrospective cohort study Hurmuzlu, Meysan; Øvrebø, Kjell; Monge, Odd R.; Smaaland, Rune; Wentzel-Larsen, Tore; Viste, Asgaut (BioMed Central, 2010-06-01)Background We aimed to assess whether high-dose preoperative chemoradiotherapy (CRT) improves outcome in esophageal cancer patients compared to surgery alone and to define possible prognostic factors for overall survival. ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Long-term survival from adenocarcinoma of the esophagus after transthoracic and transhiatal esophagectomy Øvrebø, Kjell; Lie, Stein Atle; Laerum, Ole D.; Svanes, Knut; Viste, Asgaut (BioMed Central, 2012-06-30)Background: The effects of transthoracic or transhiatal esophagectomy on the long-term survival of patients who had adenocarcinoma of the esophagus were compared, as were factors applicable in preoperative stratification ...Peer reviewedJournal article