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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 80
Published: 24 July 2017
10.1159/000470859
EISBN: 978-3-318-06065-2
... for an invasive airway procedure. Based on simple clinical staging systems, patients are divided into 2 groups. Those with a favorable anatomy are directed to surgery after failing continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). However, patients with an unfavorable anatomy are warned of the limited success...
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Published: 22 March 2011
10.1159/000322463
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9673-2
...-guided liver biopsy required for undiagnosed nodules only. Even though staging is of strategic importance in the management of HCC patients, since it allows for the correct selection of treatment options, there is no universally adopted staging system. The Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) system...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 153
Published: 03 November 2006
10.1159/000096759
EISBN: 978-3-318-01397-9
... classified and staged based on the results of these pathologic studies in conjunctionwith other clinical and radiologic parameters. New staging systems such as theInternational Staging System (ISS) use readily available laboratory tests to stratify prognosticsubgroups. The continued introduction of new...
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Published: 22 March 2011
10.1159/000322464
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9673-2
... Abstract The management of hepatocellular carcinoma depends on the stage of the underlying liver disease, the tumor burden, the performance status of the patient and the patients’ comorbid status. The Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) staging system aligns these patient and tumor parameters...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 83
Published: 19 February 2019
10.1159/000492304
EISBN: 978-3-318-06389-9
... are at an advanced stage including evidence of local cervical nodal metastasis and distant metastasis. The TNM staging system continues to be the “gold standard” for reporting and evaluation of treatment outcomes, but more recent reports show that the use of “tumour volume” obtained from disease stage scanning...
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Book: Glaucoma
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 8
Published: 30 September 2016
10.1159/000446135
EISBN: 978-3-318-05891-8
... severity can be assessed by various classification systems, such as the methods of Hodapp, Parrish and Anderson and the Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study (AGIS), and the Glaucoma Staging System. Progression can be analyzed using different approaches including the clinical judgment, defect classification...
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Series: Progress in Tumor Research
Volume: 43
Published: 08 September 2016
10.1159/000447080
EISBN: 978-3-318-05912-0
... given the paucity of population-based data focused on this age group, taking into account tumor biology and the lack of a uniform staging system. Given the excellent results obtained with current therapies, the challenge now is to develop strategies aimed at reducing acute and long-term toxicity in most...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 165
Published: 04 May 2010
10.1159/000313737
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9473-8
... classification was adapted by a broad platform of world societies, the Acute Kidney Injury Network group, as the preferred AKI diagnostic and staging system. RIFLE defines three increasing severity stages of AKI. One- to two-thirds of intensive care unit (ICU) patients develop AKI according to these criteria...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 80
Published: 24 July 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06065-2
... of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty outcome: anatomy-based staging system versus severity-based staging system. Sleep 2006;29:1537-1541. 10. Friedman M: Friedman tongue position and the staging of obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome; in Friedman M (ed): Sleep Apnea and Snoring: Surgical and Non-Surgical Therapy...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 78
Published: 19 April 2016
EISBN: 978-3-318-05802-4
.... 11. Schmitt AR, Brewer JD, Bordeaux JS, et al: Staging for cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma as a predictor of sentinel lymph node biopsy results: meta-analysis of American Joint Committee on Cancer criteria and a proposed alternative system. JAMA Dermatol 2014;150:19-24. 12. Martinez JC, Clark...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 78
Published: 19 April 2016
10.1159/000442129
EISBN: 978-3-318-05802-4
... Early versions of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) TNM staging system did not discriminate between the number, size and location of nodes. A number of studies have attempted to address this problem. The latest (7th) edition (2010) of the AJCC staging manual has made substantial changes...
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Series: Progress in Tumor Research
Volume: 43
Published: 08 September 2016
10.1159/000447081
EISBN: 978-3-318-05912-0
... primaries. TGCTs can be staged using the TNM classification in which they are unique in having a classification for positive serum markers making this a ‘TNMS' classification. They can also be staged according to a number of anatomical systems, with the UK utilizing the Royal Marsden System. In all...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 44
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000382135
EISBN: 978-3-318-02773-0
... differentiation can also be found [ 11 ]. Each component should be graded separately, with the adenocarcinoma according to the guidelines for conventional adenocarcinomas of the affected organ, whereas the neuroendocrine component is graded according to the guidelines for GEP-NETs [ 11 ]. TNM Staging System...
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Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Volume: 19
Published: 27 January 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-02799-0
...: Defining obesity risk status in the general childhood population: which cut-offs should we use? Int J Pediatr Obes 2010;5:458-460. 16. Sharma AM, Kushner RF: A proposed clinical staging system for obesity. Int J Obes 2009;33:289-295. 17. Hadjiyannakis S, Buchholz A, Chanoine JP, Hamilton J, Jetha...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 45
Published: 13 March 2014
EISBN: 978-3-318-02527-9
... or more stages. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2013;27:1228-1235. 14. Farasat S, Yu SS, Neel VA, et al: A new American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system for cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: creation and rationale for inclusion of tumor (T) characteristics. J Am Acad Dermatol 2011;64:1051-1059...
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Series: Frontiers of Radiation Therapy and Oncology
Volume: 42
Published: 07 December 2009
10.1159/000262464
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9299-4
... on local/regional tumor control in this disease. One of the obstacles of defining the role of tumor stage/size is staging systems widely used in the last 15 years [ 14 , 15 ]. These surgical systems did not relate only to a tumor size, but also to a particular tumor location It is expected that recent...
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Published: 25 April 2019
10.1159/isbn.978-1-912776-31-3
EISBN: 978-1-912776-31-3