XXXIII World Congress of the International College of Surgeons
- ICS 2002 - FREE PAPERS -

 Taipei, Taiwan, October 27 - November 1, 2002

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Colorectal Surgery

Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery versus Conventional Colorectal Surgery
J.-C. Kang, M.-H. Chung, P.-C. Chao, C.-C. Lee, C.-C. Yeh, C.-W. Hsiao and S.-W. Jao

Usefullness of Trans-sacral Approach to Lower Rectal Cancer in Intra-operative Detection of Sentinel Lymphnode
Y. Nakase, S. Kin, K. Fukuda, T. Ito, T. Takagi, K. Shimomura, J. Fujiyama, C. Sakakura, A. Hagiwara and H. Yamagishi

Non-antibiotic Associated Pseudomembranous Colitis: A Case Report
T.K. Wang and H.S. Tu


Endoscopic Surgery

Laparoscopic Restorative Proctocolectomy in F.A.P Patients – 2 Cases Experience
J.-B. Chen, J.C.-C. Chen and H.-M. Wang

The Experience of the Umbilical Port Site For Specimen Removal in Laparoscopic-assisted Colon and Rectum Surgery
C.-C. Chen, J.-B. Chen and H.-M. Wang

Laparoscopic Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer
H.-M. Wang and J.-B. Chen


Gastroenterology Surgery

Suppression of Peritoneal Micrometastases by Adenovirus-mediated Antiangiogenic Gene Transfer in Mice
H. Fujiwara, T. Kubota, H. Amaike, S. Inada, K. Takashima, K. Atsuji, M.Y. Oshimura, Y. Ueda, A. Hagiwara and H. Yamagishi

Chromosome arm 20q Gains in Liver Metastases of Gastric Cancers
K. Fukuda, C. Sakakura, K. Shimomura, T. Takagi, S. Kin, Y. Nakase, A. Hagiwara and H. Yamagishi

Modified Gastrectomy; An Improved Surgical Operation for Early Gastric Cancer without Postgastrectomy Syndromes
S. Hiraizumi

Predicting the Outcome of Gastric Stromal Tumors – SKH’s Experience
H.-C. Hsu, K.-T. Chen, T.-I. Hung, Y.-H. Cheng, C.-T. Wang, C.-M. Ou-Yang, C.-H. Tay and Y.-H. Chou

Antitumor Activities of Genetically Modified Colon Cancer Cells Expressing HGF/NK4
T. Kubota, H. Fujiwara, H. Amaike, K. Takashima, S. Inada, K. Atsuji, M. Yoshimura, K. Matsumoto, T. Nakamura and H. Yamagishi

Inhibitory Effect Against the Liver Metastasis of Human Digestive Cancer Lines by Angiogenesis Inhibitor TNP-470
F. Nakajima, H. Nishimori, F. Hata, T. Yasoshima, T. Shishido, N. Sato, K. Kobayashi, R. Denno and K. Hirata

Identification of Differentially Expressed Genes in Human Gastric Cancer Cell Lines by cDNA Microarray
H. Nomura, H. Nishimori, T. Yasoshima, F. Hata, F. Nakajima, K. Ohno, H. Tanaka, K. Kamiguchi, N. Sato, R. Denno and K. Hirata

Screening of Differentially Expressed Genes in Four Pancreatic Cancer Cell Lines By cDNA Microarray
K. Ohno, F. Hata, H. Nishimori, T. Yasoshima, H. Nomura, F. Nakajima, H. Tanaka, K. Kamiguchi, N. Sato, R. Denno and K. Hirata

Treatment of Mass-forming Type Intrahepatic Cholangiocellular Carcinoma by Intra-arterial Infusion Chemotherapy
T. Sato, H. Andoh, T. Kurokawa, N. Ise, O. Yasui, S. Shibata, Y. Asanuma and K. Koyama

Causal Relationship Between the Loss of RUNX3 Expression and Gastric Cancer
C. Sakakura, A. Hagiwara, K.-I. Fukuda, K. Shimomura, T. Takagi, S. Kin, Y. Nakase, R. Yasuoka, T. Abe, K. Ito, Y. Ito and H. Yamagishi

Gene Diagnosis of Gastric Cancer Micrometastasis on Peritoneal Cavity Using Real-time RT-PCR
K. Shimomura, K. Sakakura, T. Takagi, K. Fukuda, S. Kin, M. Takemura, Y. Nakase, A. Hagiwara and H. Yamagishi

Dextran Sulfate Effects on Adherence and Growth of Cancer Cell
T. Takagi, C. Sakakura, S. Kin, Y. Nakase, K. Fukuda, K. Shimomura, T. Ito, J. Fujiyama, Y. Okazaki, Y. Hayashizaki, A. Hagiwara and H. Yamagishi

Identification of Differentially Expressed Genes and Biological Malignancies Associated with the Differences in Hematogenous, Peritoneal, and Lymph-node Metastases of Gastric Cancer
T. Yasoshima, H. Nishimori, F. Hata, K. Yamaguchi, Y. Yanai, K. Ohno, F. Nakajima, K. Kamiguchi, N. Sato, R. Denno and K. Hirata


General Surgery

Changing Clinical Spectrum of Splenic Abscess in Taiwan: An Analysis of 21 Patients
C.-J. Chen, C.-B. Hsieh, J.-C. Yu, T.-W. Chen, T.-M. Chang, M.-Y. Peng and Y.-C. Liu

Learning Curves of an Inexperienced Surgeon for Three-Port Microlaparoscopic Cholecystectomy and Four-Port Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
T.-W. Chen, C.-B. Hsieh, S.-H. Huang, J.-C. Yu and Y.-C. Liu

Multiple Approaches for Cholestatic Hepatoma: Report of a Case with a Longer Term Survival
M.-C. Chou, H.-J. Chiang, C.-H. Yen, S.-W. Chang and M.-C. Lee

Prediction of In-Hospital Mortality in Patients with Pyogenic Liver Abscesses Using Apache II System – 230 Cases’ Experience in Taiwan
C.-B. Hsieh, G.-L. Lu, C.-J. Chen, J.-C. Yu, F.-Y. Chang, K.-L. Shen, T.-M. Chang and Y.-C. Liu

Giant Malignant Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (>10cm) – Recurrent Factors and Effect of STI 571 Treatment
Chung-Bao Hsieh, Ming-Lang Shih, Jyh-Cherng Yu, Herng-Sheng Lee,  Deng-Wei Chen, Tsu-Yi Chao, Tzu-Ming Chang and Yao-Chi Liu

Functional Results After Pylorus-Preserving Gastrectomy
K. Okinaga, T. Ogiwara, R. Fukushima, T. Inaba, F. Ogawa, M. Shiratori, H. Yago and H. Iinuma

Non-traumatic Intraperitoneal Bladder Rupture – An Underestimated Disease and It’s Implication To General Surgeon
B.L. Tan, F.C. Chen, P.P. Liu, W.T. Lee, S.Q. Wu, C.T. Tong, C.T. Hsiao and T.J. Yu

The Diagnostic Ability of Technetium-99m Sestamibi Scanning in Renal Hyperparathyroidism, Compared with Neck Sonography
H.-S. Wu and S.-C. Tsai

Extra-adrenal Pheochromocytoma, a Report of Two Cases
J. Yamamoto, Y. Shimizu, S. Tamaki, H. Watanabe, M. Maemyoriki and K. Maeda


Head and Neck Surgery

Comparison Between Whipple Pancreatico-duodenectomy and Pylorus-preserving Pancreatico-duodenectomy for Pancreatic and Peri-ampullary Carcinoma
M. El-Sharaky, S. Arafa, M. Sakr, H. El-Hammadi, M. Moussa, A. Awad and M. Khalil

Plastic-embedded Thyroid and Parathyroid Specimens for Surgery Teaching
J. Sasaki, S. Tanimura, H. Kurihara and S. Ogasawara



Management of Mandibular Osteoradionecrosis with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Free Fibular Osteocutaneous Flap
T.B. Sun, S.H. Chien, L.P. Hsu, P.R. Chen and J.T. Lee

Definite Proof of End-To-Side Neurorrhaphy
M.S. Wang



Surgical Outcome of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with Bilateral Foci
P.-W. Hsu, C.-N. Chang, T.-K. Lin and H.-L. Chen

Biomechanical Comparison Between PMMA and Hydroxyapatite Vertebroplasty in the Treatment of Osteoporotic Compression Fractures
J.C.-N. Lin, Y.-C. Wu and N.-P. Wang


Thoracic Surgery

Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery for Children with Phase II Empyema
C.-Y. Cheng, H.-Y. Chiu, H.-Y. Fang and T.-S. Lin

Bone Alkaline Phosphatase (BAP) in the Diagnosis of Bone Metastasis After the Operation of Lung Cancer
Y. Kita, H. Nogimura, M. Fujii, N. Enomoto and M. Ida

Bronchoscopic Barium Marking Before the Fluoroscopy-Guided Thoracoscopic Surgery for Tiny Peripheral Lung Tumors
Y. Kita, H. Nogimura, M. Kato, Y. Ozawa, M. Fujii, M. Ida, K. Suzuki and T. Kazui

Video-assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) for Spontaneous Pneumothorax: Outcome of 189 Cases
S.P. Luh, C.J. Lee, N.P. Wang and T.P. Tsai

The Effect of Surgicel Coverage with Electroablation for Preventing and Sealing Pulmonary Air-leakage
S.P. Luh, N.P. Wang, T.P. Tsai, J.Y. Chen and P.C. Yang

Surgically Treated Primary Lung Cancer with Synchronous Intrapulmonary Metastasis in the Same Lobe
M. Nonaka, M. Kadokura, S. Yamamoto, D. Kataoka, T. Michihata, K. Inoue, T. Kawada and T. Takaba

Prognostic Significance of Serum Squamous Cell Carcinoma Antigen in Surgically Treated Primary Lung Cancer
S. Takeuchi, M. Nonaka, S. Yamamoto, D. Kataoka, M. Kadokura and T. Takaba


Vascular Surgery

Minimal Incision with Retroperitoneal Approach for Abdominal Aortic Surgery
Y. Irie, H. Kiyama, N. Kaki, S. Gon, S. Shioguchi, M. Saito and T. Imazeki

Therapeutic Strategies In Visceral Angiodysplasias
D.A. Loose, J.R. Loose, J.H. Weber and P. Bihari



Trial to the Clinical Application of Hepatocyte Transplantation
T. Asahara, H. Hino, T. Itamoto, S. Katayama, H. Amano, C. Tateno and K. Yoshizato

A Conservative Approach for Childhood Phimosis. Is Justified in Taiwan
H.M. Chung, T.J. Yu, F.S. Lin and Y.C. Tsai

The Development and Utilization of Remote Outpatient Surgery Centers: The Benefits to the Patient, Family, and Physicians
R.A. Dieter and E. Myers

Breast Metastasis of Prostate Cancer
C. Hsieh, M.Y. Chen, F.H. Chen and J.F. Chiu

CTLA4Ig-gene Transfection with FTY720 Administration Significantly Prolonged the Rat Heart-lung Allograft Survival
Y. Kita, X.-K. Li, H. Nogimura, M. Ida, M. Fujii, K. Suzuki, T. Kazui and S. Suzuki

Analysis of 95 Patients with Crush Syndrome Caused by the 921 Chi-Chi Earthquake, Taiwan, with Emphasis on the Local Treatment
Y.M. Lin, K.C. Huang, T.S. Lee and K.H. Shu

Evaluation of Transvaginal Ultrasonography and Dilatation and Curettage Endometrial Sampling About Premalignant and Malignant Changes in Postmenopausal Bleeding
T. Nazari and L. Arabi

Growth Factors in VSD Repaired Infants
T.P.T Sai, F.L. Chen, J.M. Yu and Y.L. Wu

Possibility of the Participation of Heme Oxygenase in the Pathophysiologies of Critically Ill Surgical Patients
Y. Shinozawa, K. Koike, M. Yamazaki, Y. Yamahata, T. Endo, R. Nomura, N. Aikawa, J. Sasaki, N. Ando and S. Ozawa

Late-presenting Right Bochdalek Hernia
Y.T. Song and J.H. Chung

Carovid Artery Rupture with Impending Shock, Clamp or Not?
K.-S. Wang, L.-H. Lu, C.-Z. Cheng and K.-S. Chang



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