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Contents Volume 21 Issue 8 February 28, 2015
Editorial
Use of non-selective beta blockers in cirrhosis: The evidence we need before closing (or not) the window
Vincenzo La Mura, Giulia Tosetti, Massimo Primignani and Francesco Salerno.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2265-2268. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2265.
Review
Chronic hepatitis C virus infection and neurological and psychiatric disorders: An overview
Luigi Elio Adinolfi, Riccardo Nevola, Giacomo Lus, Luciano Restivo, Barbara Guerrera, Ciro Romano, Rosa Zampino, Luca Rinaldi, Ausilia Sellitto, Mauro Giordano and Aldo Marrone.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2269-2280. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2269.
New challenges in perioperative management of pancreatic cancer
Francesco Puleo, Raphaël Maréchal, Pieter Demetter, Maria-Antonietta Bali, Annabelle Calomme, Jean Closset, Jean-Baptiste Bachet, Jacques Deviere and Jean-Luc Van Laethem.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2281-2293. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2281.
Anal cancer treatment: Current status and future perspectives
Marwan Ghosn, Hampig Raphael Kourie, Pamela Abdayem, Joelle Antoun and Dolly Nasr.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2294-2302. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2294.
Succinate dehydrogenase-deficient gastrointestinal stromal tumors
Ya-Mei Wang, Meng-Li Gu and Feng Ji.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2303-2314. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2303.
Minireviews
Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome in China: A review
Chun-Yan Li and Shu-Chuen Li.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2315-2322. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2315.
Basic Study
Silencing profilin-1 inhibits gastric cancer progression via integrin β1/focal adhesion kinase pathway modulation
Ya-Jun Cheng, Zhen-Xin Zhu, Jian-Sheng Zhou, Zun-Qi Hu, Jian-Peng Zhang, Qing-Ping Cai and Liang-Hua Wang.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2323-2335. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2323.
Biological effects of low-dose-rate irradiation of pancreatic carcinoma cells in vitro using 125I seeds
Zhong-Min Wang, Jian Lu, Li-Yun Zhang, Xiao-Zhu Lin, Ke-Min Chen, Zhi-Jin Chen, Fen-Ju Liu, Fu-Hua Yan, Gao-Jun Teng and Ai-Wu Mao.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2336-2342. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2336.
Screening analysis of candidate gene mutations in a kindred with polycystic liver disease
Song Jin, Kai Cui, Zi-Qiang Sun, Yang-Yang Shen, Pang Li, Zhen-Dan Wang, Fei-Fei Li, Ke-Nan Gong and Sheng Li.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2343-2351. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2343.
Case Control Study
Detection of human papillomavirus DNA in esophageal carcinoma in Greece
Georgios Georgantis, Theodoros Syrakos, Theodoros Agorastos, Spiridon Miliaras, Asterios Gagalis, Georgios Tsoulfas, Konstantinos Spanos and Georgios Marakis.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2352-2357. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2352.
Synchronous splenectomy and hepatectomy for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and hypersplenism: A case-control study
Xiao-Yun Zhang, Chuan Li, Tian-Fu Wen, Lu-Nan Yan, Bo Li, Jia-Yin Yang, Wen-Tao Wang and Li Jiang.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2358-2366. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2358.
Retrospective Study
Diagnosis of ectopic pancreas by endoscopic ultrasound with fine-needle aspiration
Augustin Attwell, Sharon Sams and Norio Fukami.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2367-2373. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2367.
Retrospective study of colorectal cancer in Zimbabwe: Colonoscopic and clinical correlates
Leolin Katsidzira, Innocent Tichaona Gangaidzo, Munyaradzi Paul Mapingure and Jonathan Arthur Matenga.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2374-2380. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2374.
Single-port laparoscopic surgery for sigmoid volvulus
Byung Jo Choi, Won Jun Jeong, Say-June Kim and Sang Chul Lee.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2381-2386. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2381.
Comparison of scoring systems in predicting the severity of acute pancreatitis
Joon Hyun Cho, Tae Nyeun Kim, Hyun Hee Chung and Kook Hyun Kim.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2387-2394. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2387.
Outcome of transarterial chemoembolization-based multi-modal treatment in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma
Do Seon Song, Soon Woo Nam, Si Hyun Bae, Jin Dong Kim, Jeong Won Jang, Myeong Jun Song, Sung Won Lee, Hee Yeon Kim, Young Joon Lee, Ho Jong Chun, Young Kyoung You, Jong Young Choi and Seung Kew Yoon.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2395-2404. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2395.
Expression profile of polyunsaturated fatty acids in colorectal cancer
Kai Yang, Hong Li, Jin Dong, Yan Dong and Chang-Zheng Wang.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2405-2412. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2405.
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt for severe jaundice in patients with acute Budd-Chiari syndrome
Fu-Liang He, Lei Wang, Hong-Wei Zhao, Zhen-Hua Fan, Meng-Fei Zhao, Shan Dai, Zhen-Dong Yue and Fu-Quan Liu.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2413-2418. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2413.
Determination of the upper cut-off values of serum alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase in Chinese
Peng Zhang, Chun-Yan Wang, Yu-Xiang Li, Yu Pan, Jun-Qi Niu and Shu-Mei He.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2419-2424. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2419.
Small-volume chylous ascites after laparoscopic radical gastrectomy for gastric cancer: Results from a large population-based sample
Jun Lu, Zhen-Quan Wei, Chang-Ming Huang, Chao-Hui Zheng, Ping Li, Jian-Wei Xie, Jia-Bin Wang, Jian-Xian Lin, Qi-Yue Chen, Long-Long Cao and Mi Lin.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2425-2432. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2425.
Clinical Trials Study
Coexpression of MYC and BCL-2 predicts prognosis in primary gastrointestinal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
Bing Xia, Le Zhang, Shan-Qi Guo, Xiao-Wu Li, Fu-Lian Qu, Hai-Feng Zhao, Lian-Yu Zhang, Bao-Cun Sun, James You and Yi-Zhuo Zhang.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2433-2442. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2433.
Nasobiliary drainage after endoscopic papillary balloon dilatation may prevent postoperative pancreatitis
Xiao-Dan Xu, Jian-Jun Dai, Jian-Qing Qian and Wei-Jun Wang.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2443-2449. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2443.
Observational Study
Appropriateness of systemic treatments in unresectable metastatic well-differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
Jonathan R Strosberg, George A Fisher, Al B Benson, Lowell B Anthony, Bulent Arslan, John F Gibbs, Edward Greeno, Renuka V Iyer, Michelle K Kim, William J Maples, Philip A Philip, Edward M Wolin, Dasha Cherepanov and Michael S Broder.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2450-2459. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2450.
Impact of endoscopic screening on mortality reduction from gastric cancer
Chisato Hamashima, Kazuei Ogoshi, Rintarou Narisawa, Tomoki Kishi, Toshiyuki Kato, Kazutaka Fujita, Masatoshi Sano and Satoshi Tsukioka.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2460-2466. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2460.
Percutaneous needle decompression in treatment of malignant small bowel obstruction
Ting-Hui Jiang, Xian-Jun Sun, Yue Chen, Hui-Qin Cheng, Shi-Ming Fang, Hao-Sheng Jiang, Yan Cao, Bing-Yan Liu, Shao-Qiu Wu and Ai-Wu Mao.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2467-2474. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2467.
Prospective Study
Long-term outcome of infliximab combined with surgery for perianal fistulizing Crohn's disease
Bo-Lin Yang, Yu-Gen Chen, Yun-Fei Gu, Hong-Jin Chen, Gui-Dong Sun, Ping Zhu and Wan-Jin Shao.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2475-2482. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2475.
Randomized Clinical Trial
Effect of pronase as mucolytic agent on imaging quality of magnifying endoscopy
Gwang Ha Kim, Yu Kyung Cho, Jae Myung Cha, Sun-Young Lee and Il-Kwun Chung.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2483-2489. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2483.
Clinical observations on the treatment of prolapsing hemorrhoids with tissue selecting therapy
Zhi-Gang Wang, Yong Zhang, Xian-Dong Zeng, Tie-Hui Zhang, Qi-Dong Zhu, De-Long Liu, Yun-Yu Qiao, Nan Mu and Zhi-Tao Yin.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2490-2496. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2490.
Evidence-Based Medicine
Optimal initiation of Helicobacter pylori eradication in patients with peptic ulcer bleeding
Hyuk Yoon, Dong Ho Lee, Eun Sun Jang, Jaihwan Kim, Cheol Min Shin, Young Soo Park, Jin-Hyeok Hwang, Jin-Wook Kim, Sook-Hayng Jeong and Nayoung Kim.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2497-2503. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2497.
Tenofovir rescue therapy in pregnant females with chronic hepatitis B
Yu-Hong Hu, Min Liu, Wei Yi, Yan-Jun Cao and Hao-Dong Cai.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2504-2509. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2504.
Meta-Analysis
Prophylactic intra-peritoneal drain placement following pancreaticoduodenectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Yi-Chao Wang, Peter Szatmary, Jing-Qiang Zhu, Jun-Jie Xiong, Wei Huang, Ilias Gomatos, Quentin M Nunes, Robert Sutton and Xu-Bao Liu.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2510-2521. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2510.
Meta-analysis: Is combination of tetracycline and amoxicillin suitable for Helicobacter pylori infection?
Zhi-Fa Lv, Fu-Cai Wang, Hui-Lie Zheng, Ben Wang, Yong Xie, Xiao-Jiang Zhou and Nong-Hua Lv.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2522-2533. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2522.
Endoscopic variceal ligation compared with endoscopic injection sclerotherapy for treatment of esophageal variceal hemorrhage: A meta-analysis
Cong Dai, Wei-Xin Liu, Min Jiang and Ming-Jun Sun.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2534-2541. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2534.
Case Report
Catastrophic gastrointestinal complication of systemic immunosuppression
Lyn Alexandra Smith, Mitali Gangopadhyay and Daniel R Gaya.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2542-2545. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2542.
Portomesenteric venous thrombosis: An early postoperative complication after laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion
Manuela Cesaretti, Hosam Elghadban, Nicola Scopinaro and Francesco Saverio Papadia.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2546-2549. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2546.
Hepatic phenotypes of HNF1B gene mutations: A case of neonatal cholestasis requiring portoenterostomy and literature review
Radana Kotalova, Petra Dusatkova, Ondrej Cinek, Lenka Dusatkova, Tomas Dedic, Tomas Seeman, Jan Lebl and Stepanka Pruhova.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2550-2557. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2550.
Successful hemostasis of intractable rectal variceal bleeding using variceal embolization
Sung Soo Ahn, Eun Hye Kim, Man Deuk Kim, Won Jae Lee and Seung Up Kim.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2558-2562. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2558.
Rectal tonsil: A case report and literature review
Joung Boom Hong, Hyung Wook Kim, Dae Hwan Kang, Cheol Woong Choi, Su Bum Park, Dong Jun Kim, Byoung Hoon Ji and Kyung Won Koh.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2563-2567. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2563.
Complete remission of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma by radiofrequency ablation after sorafenib therapy
Jung Gil Park, Soo Young Park and Hye Won Lee.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2568-2572. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2568.
Primary gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the liver treated with sequential therapy
Xian-Ke Lin, Qing Zhang, Wei-Li Yang, Chun-Hui Shou, Xiao-Sun Liu, Jian-Yi Sun and Ji-Ren Yu.
World J Gastroenterol 21(8):2573-2576. Published online 2015 February 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i8.2573.
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