37th Congress of the European Society for Surgical Research
Hungary,  May 23-25, 2002



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Arginine Supply: When and Where

Arginine Supply in Defined Clinical Conditions
H.A. Prins, M.P.C. Siroen, R.J. Nijveldt and P.A.M. van Leeuwen

Possible Danger of Nutritional Arginine Supply in Sepsis
U. Suchner

Nutrients as Cell Regulators

Generation of Reactive Oxygen Species and Activation of NFkappaB by Glucose as Mediators of Endothelial Dysfunction inDiabetes
P. Rösen

Minireview: Glutamine – A Precursor of Glutathione
E. Roth and B. Wessner

Cysteine – An Immune Regulator of Intestinal Lamina Propria T Lymphocyte Responsiveness
B. Sido, C. Herfarth and S. Meuer

Nitric Oxide and Vasoactive Mediators

Pathophysiological Role of Nitric Oxide in Different Disease States
P. Chatterjee, N. Patel, E.O. Kvale, M. Izumi, M. McDonald and C. Thiemermann

Role of Peroxynitrite in the Pathogenesis of Circulatory Shock
F.G. Soriano, L. Liaudet, J. Mabley, P. Pacher and C. Szabó

Surgery of Congenital Malformations

Embryology of Esophageal Atresia
J.A. Tovar, A.K. Possögel and J.A. Diez-Pardo

Minimally Invasive Surgery, New Techniques – Mesh Surgery

Pathophysiological Concept for Mesh Repair
U. Klinge and K. Junge

Ischemia-Reperfusion – The Possibilities of Protection – From Basic Sciences to Clinical Practice

Effect of Poly(ADP-Ribose) Polymerase Inhibitors on the Activation of Ischemia-reperfusion-induced Inflammatory Processes in Langendorff Perfused Hearts
K. Kovács, A. Tóth, P. Deres, K. Hantó, K. Hideg and B. Sümegi

NO and Oxidant Stress in Human Lung Ischemia-Reperfusion (I/R)
N. Marczin

The Role of Bradykinin in Delayed Myocardial Adaptation
E. Rőth, G. Jancsó, M.T. Jaberansari, B. Cserepes, B. Borsiczky, Z. Szántó, A. Ferencz and J. Lantos

Cardiac Nucleotide Levels and Its Importance for Protection of Signalling and Antioxidant Mechanisms During Ischemia-Reperfusion
R.T. Smolenski, E.M. Slominska, C.C. Gray, M. Forni, M. Maccherini, M. Lavitrano and M.H. Yacoub

Effect of Poly(ADP-Ribose) Polymerase Inhibitors on the Activation of Ischemia-reperfusion-induced Oxidative Cell Damage and Mitochondrial Metabolism in Langendorff Perfused Hearts
A. Toth, R. Halmosi, E. Szabados, B. Sumegi and K. Toth

Endovascular Surgery – Update on Vascular Surgery

Is Standard Surgical Repair Better than Endovascular Repair of AAA? A Statistical Analysis on Perioperative Complications
R. Pamler

Central Nervous System Injury: Experimental and Clinical Approaches

Some New Aspects of Cellular Volume Regulation: The Role of Intracellular Proteins, Osmotically Inactive Water and Membrane Fluidity
P. Bogner, A. Miseta, P. Csutora and I. Repa

The Structure and Function of Na+-H+ Exchanger (NHE) with Particular Reference to Its Involvement in Brain Volume Regulation
E. Sulyok

Delayed Intracellular Water Accumulation During the Development of Brain Edema in Aquaporin-4 Deficient Transgenic mdx Mice
Z. Vajda, M. Pedersen, H. Střdkilde-Jřrgensen, E.-M. Füchtbauer, E. Sulyok, T. Dóczi, P. Agre, J. Frřkićr and S. Nielsen

Gastrointestinal Surgery

Roux-Y Reconstruction After Distal Gastrectomy Reduces IL-8 in the Gastric Remnant
K. Fukuhara, H. Osugi, N. Takada, M. Takemura, S. Lee, M. Ueno, Y. Tanaka, Y. Fujiwara, S. Nishizawa, Y. Hashimoto and H. Kinoshita

Ethiology and Prevention of Stomal Prolapse in Loop Stoma
K. Maeda, M. Maruta, T. Utsumi, H. Sato and H. Aoyama

Treatment of Fecal Incontinence and Defecatory Disturbances
K. Maeda, M. Maruta, T. Utsumi, H. Sato and Y. Koide

Contrast Radiography for Anastomotic Integrity Prior to Reversal of Defunctioning Stoma – Does It Change Management?
A.A. Warsi, A. Woodward and M.E. Foster

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery

Surgical Impact of Liver Resections with Microwave Tissue Coagulator
S. Satoi, Y. Matsui, H. Kitade, M. Kaibori, H. Yamada, T. Hijikawa, N. Terakawa, S. Takai, A.-H. Kwon and Y. Kamiyama

Pattern and Risk of Postoperative Recurrence in Solitary Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Y. Takada, M. Otsuka, T. Todoroki and K. Fukao

Clinicopathologoical Evaluation of Long-term and Short-term Survivors Treated for Pancreatic Carcinoma
S. Takai, S. Satoi, H. Yanagimoto, Y. Koike, H. Toyokawa, H. Araki, A.H. Kwon and Y. Kamiyama

Surgical Treatment for Recurrence of the Remnant Liver and Lung After Hepatic Resection for Colorectal Metastases
H. Yoshidome, H. Ito, F. Kimura, H. Shimizu, M. Ohtsuka, D. Takeuchi and M. Miyazaki


Use of Methotrexate as Immunosuppression in Life-Supporting hDAF Pig-to-primate Xenotransplantation Model
R. Cadrobbi, A. Dedja, F. Calabrese, N. Baldan, R. Busetto, C. Vinanzi, M. Boldrin, L. Dall’Olmo, P. Carraro, M. Casara, M. Isola, C. Petterino,
D. Bernardini, P. Rigotti, M. Plebani, F. Cancellotti, E. Cozzi and E. Ancona

Changes in Immune Defence and Heat-shock Protein 70 Level in Various Stages of Tuberculosis
J. Furák, I. Troján, T. Szőke, L. Tiszlavicz and Á. Balogh


Improvement of Hepatic Microcirculation by ROCK Inhibitor Y-27632 in Hepatic Ischemia/Reperfusion Model in Rat
F. Ikeda, H. Terajima, Y. Shimahara and Y. Yamaoka

Analysis of Angiogenesis, Microcirculation, and Growth of Primary and Secondary Bone Tumors: An Experimental Study in Mice
A. Sckell, F. Klenke, T. Merkle, M.M. Gebhard and V. Ewerbeck

Molecular Biology, Gene Therapy in Surgical Diseases

Sonodynamic Treatment of Cancer Cell Lines – A New Method in Tumor Therapy?
R. Grützmann, T. Zimmermann, S. Albrecht, A. Bunk, D. Ockert and H.D. Saeger

The Prognostic Significance of Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen in Colorectal Cancer. Prospective Study with Clinical Correlation
R. Harisi, J. Dudás, Gy. Bodoky, J. Weltner, P. Kupcsulik, L. Harsányi, T. Winternitz, B. Járay and L. Flautner

Pirfenidone Inhibits Induction of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Gene Expression by Inflammatory Cytokine in Hepatocytes
H. Nakanishi, M. Kaibori, S. Teshima, H. Tsuchiya, A.-H. Kwon, Y. Kamiyama and T. Okumura

Effect of Cycloprodigiosin on the Induction of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase by Interleukin1ß in Primary Cultured Hepatocytes
S. Teshima, H. Nakanishi, M. Kaibori, H. Toyokawa, A.-H. Kwon, Y. Kamiyama and T. Okumura

Molecular Biology, Immunology

Activation of RET Tyrosine Kinase Modulates Interleukin-8 Production
Naoko Iwahashi, Yuji Nimura and Masahide Takahashi

Participation of ERCC1 in Resistance Against Cisplatin for Human Esophageal Cancer Cell Lines
T. Miyahara, K. Yanagihashi, T. Kajiwara, M. Akaboshi, A. Kawabe and J.-I. Kaganoi

New Techniques

Experience with the Retrograde Percutaneous Translaryngeal Trache ostomy (Fantoni) on a Surgical Intensive Care Unit
R. Konopke, T. Zimmermann, S. Kersting, H. Schikore, J. Pyrc, C. Haupt, D. Ockert, H. Zwipp and H.-D. Saeger

Comparison of Different Anastomotic Techniques in Tracheal Replacement
Z. Szanto, A. Ferencz, G. Jancso, A. Boronkai, E. Roth, O.P. Horvath and T.F. Molnar

Organ and Tissue Transplantation

Preserved Endothelial Function of Large and Small Coronary Vessels After Prolonged Storage Including Coronary Oxygen Persufflation
M. Bosse, S. Dahnken and J.H. Fischer

Functional and Immunogenic Changes of Human Fetal Pancreatic Islet Following Long-term Cultivation
G. Farkas, J. Csanády, Y. Mándi and A. Pál

Activation of Nf-kB After Ischemic Preconditioning in Small Bowel
A. Ferencz, Z. Szántó, B. Borsiczky, K. Kiss, K. Kalmár-Nagy, J. Szeberényi, P.Ő. Horváth and E. Rőth

CK-MB / CK Serum Values after Heart Transplantation Do Not Correlate with Cardiac Damage – Unexpected Low Ratios in Graft Myocardial Tissue
J.H. Fischer, S. Jeschkeit-Schubbert, F. Kuhn-Régnier and R. Switkowski

Effect of a Novel Potent Cytokine Suppressor on Toxic Liver Syndrome in the Pig Treated by Auxiliary Partial Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for Fatal Fulminant Hepatic Failure
S. Ishiguro, Y. Takada, K. Fukunaga, X. Jiang, H. Taniguchi, K. Seino, K. Yuzawa, M. Otsuka, T. Todoroki and K. Fukao

Diagnosis and Treatment for the Late-onset Vascular and Biliary Complications after Living Donor Liver Transplantation
N. Kawagishi, S. Tsukamoto, S. Sekiguchi, N. Koyamada, N. Ohkohchi, K. Fujimori and S. Satomi

Indication and Efficacy of Apheresis for the Liver Transplant Recipients – Experiences of 22 Cases in 52 LDLTx
N. Kawagishi, S. Tsukamoto, S. Sekiguchi, N. Koyamada, N. Ohkohchi, K. Fujimori and S. Satomi

The Effects of FR167653 On Warm Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury of the Liver Grafts from NHBD
S. Miyagi, N. Ohkohchi, K. Oikawa, M. Satoh, S. Tsukamoto and S. Satomi

Can We Gurantee the Safty of Donor Operation in Living Donor Liver Transplantation? Analisis of 52 Donors
M. Shoji, N. Ohkohchi, K. Fujimori, N. Kawagishi, S. Tsukamoto and S. Satomi

Urinary Trypsin Inhibitor Exerts Protective Effects on the Hepatic Microvasculature in Hypotensive Brain-dead Rats
T. Takahashi, K. Itabashi, Y. Ito, T. Ueno and A. Kakita

Sepsis and Inflammation

Pathophysiology of Decrease in Erythrocyte Deformability in Acute Pancreatitis
B. Chmiel, R. Grabowska-Bochenek, L. Cierpka and K. Zagalski

The Soluble Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor I(STNFR I), Is an Early Predictor of Local Infective Complications After Colorectal Surgery
R. Słotwiński, W.L. Olszewski, A. Chaber, M. Słodkowski, M. Zaleska and I.W. Krasnodębski

Pirfenidone Ameliorates Endotoxin-induced Liver Injury After Partial Hepatectomy in Rats
H. Tsuchiya, M. Kaibori, N. Yokoigawa, A.-H. Kwon, T. Okumura and Y. Kamiyama

The Role of IkBa on Regulation of Inflammatory Response in Septic Patients
T. Zimmermann, G.v. Gagern, R. Grützmann, S. Kersting, S. Albrecht and H.-D. Saeger

Shock and Ischemia – Reperfusion Injury

Changes in the Deformability of Red Blood Cells Caused by Mesenteric Ischemia-reperfusion Injury. An Experimental Animal Study
E. Bráth, I. Furka, N. Németh, Gy. Szabó, K. Pető, G. Ács, T. Lesznyák, T. Cserni, J. Pap Szekeres and I. Mikó

Regulation of the Ischaemia-Reperfusion-Syndrome in Liver Ischaemia by Transcription Factors
S. Kersting, T. Zimmermann, G.v. Gagern, D. Ratayczak, S. Albrecht, D. Ockert and H.D. Saeger

Lower Limb Ischaemia-Reperfusion Induced Remote Hepatic Injury Is Not Altered By Kupffer Cell Depletion
A. Lewis, D.W. Harkin, M.A. Taylor, M. Hoper and A.A.B. Barros D’Sa

Role of ELR Negative CXC and CC Chemokines in Hepatic Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury
D. Takeuchi, H. Yoshidome, Y. Morita, H. Ito, F. Kimura, H. Shimizu, M. Ohtsuka and M. Miyazaki

The Antioxidative Effect of DHEA-A In Vitro and In Vivo Chemiluminometric Determination of Hydroperoxygroups in Lipoproteins
T. Zimmermann, S. Albrecht, R. Gruetzmann and H.-D. Saeger

Surgical Pathophysiology

Identification and Validation of Candidate Genes in Pancreatic Cancer
R. Grützmann, Ch. Pilarsky, E. Staub, A.O. Schmitt, M. Foerder, D. Ockert, I. Alldinger, A. Rosenthal and H.D. Saeger

The Mid-term Effectiveness of Branched Chain Amino Acid Supplement in Cirrhosis
Nozaki Harushige, Inoau Tsunamasa, Takano Tooru and Kuroki Yoshihiro

The Effect of Intestinal Lengthening on Adaptation in a Piglet SBS Model: A Pilot Study
G.I. Koffeman, I.G. Schoots, D.C. Aronson, J.A.J.M. Taminiau, P.B. Bijlsma, T.M. Van Gulik, H.A. Heij and W.G. Van Gemert

In Vitro Antineoplastic Activity of a Novel Steroidal Ester of Chlorambucil in Breast Cancer Cells
M. Kontos, P. Karamanakos, D. Trafalis, Ch. Menenakos, M. Nikolopoulou, Ch. Camoutsis and E. Bastounis

Histochemical Appearance and Prognostic Significance of Maackia amurensis Leukoagglutinin-Positive Glycoconjugates in Human Gastric Cancer
W. Tang, M. Nakata, K. Mafune, T. Konishi, N. Kokudo, M. Usuda, N. Kojima, T. Mizuochi and M. Makuuchi

Tissue Repair

Phospholipids Reduce Adhesions in the Uterine-Horn-Model

S. Müller, K. Treutner, L. Tietze, J. Conze, M. Anurov, S. Titkova, A. Oettinger and V. Schumpelick

The Effect of a Thermoreversible Gelation Polymer(TGP) On Liver Regeneration in Experimental Hepatic Wound
Masaki Nagaya, Sunao Kubota, Akiko Isogai and Katsuya Akashi

Trauma and Tissue Repair

Evaluation of Monopolar and Bipolar Electrocautery in Normal and Abnormal Coagulation Status
M. Kontos, Th. Diamantis, A. Arvelakis, D. Koronarchis, S. Syroukis, E. Agapitos, E. Felekouras and E. Bastounis

Promotive Effects of Far-infra Red Ray on Full-thickness Skin Wound Healing
H. Toyokawa, Y. Matsui, J. Uhara, H. Tsuchiya, S. Teshima, H. Nakanishi, A.-H. Kwon, Y. Azuma, T. Nagaoka, Y. Ogawa and Y. Kamiyama

Traumatology and Orthopedics

Leukocyte Activation During Acute Haemarthrosis
B. Borsiczky, B. Fodor, J. Lantos, G. Jancsó, E. Rőth and J. Nyárády

Dynastab – S External Stabilizer for Pylon Fracture Treatment
J. Deszczyński, J. Karpiński, G. Szczęsny and M. Ziółkowski

DYNASTAB-T External Stabilizer for Open Fractures of the Femoral and Tibial Shafts
G. Szczęsny, J. Deszczyński, J. Karpiński and A. Stolarczyk

Vascular and Cardiac Surgery

Topical Wall Shear Stress and Intimal Hyperplasia at End-to-Side Anastomosis
H. Ishibashi, Y. Kiyota, H. Ikeda and M. Ojha

Plasma Homocysteine, Vitamins and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
A.A. Warsi, D. Hullin, M.H. Lewis and B. Davies


Preconditioning Pig Hearts in a Working Heart Model
W. Beierlein, A.M. Scheule, J. Haas, H.P. Wendel and G. Ziemer

Long Term Survival of Macaca Fascicularis in a Life-Supporting hDAF Pig-to-primate Renal Xenotransplantation Model with Triple Maintenance Therapy
A. Dedja, R. Cadrobbi, N. Baldan, F. Calabrese, I. Iacopetti, L. Ravarotto, M. Castagnaro, G.M. De Benedictis, S. Testoni, E. Di Lenardo, MC. Varagnolo, M. Zaninotto, A. Taglioni, F. Fante, P. Rigotti, E. Cozzi and E. Ancona

Effects of a Glutamine-rich Diet in Oesophagectomised Patients
J. Hallay, G. Kovacs, S.Sz. Kiss, D. Czako, P. Sapy, G. Lakos and S. Sipka

Endoscopic Ultrasonography Using Sonoprobe for Early Esophageal Carcinoma
K. Kawada, T. Kawano, K. Nagai, T. Nishikage, K. Ami, Y. Nakajima and T. Iwai

A New Technique for Radical Esophagectomy: Hand-assisted Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy Using an Anterior Phreno-mediastinal Approach
T. Nishikage, T. Kawano, K. Nagai, K. Ami, T. Nakajima, K. Kawada and T. Iwai

Supression of Kupffer Cell Function and Administration of Protease Inhibitor Are Keys for Successfull Liver Tx in Non-heart-beating Donor
N. Ohkohchi, K. Oikawa, S. Tsukamoto, M. Sato, S. Miyagi and S. Satomi


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