R0 Versus R1 Resection Matters after Pancreaticoduodenectomy, and Less after Distal or Total Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Cancer

Demir I. E., Jaeger C., Schlitter A. M., Konukiewitz B., Stecher L., Schorn S., ...More

ANNALS OF SURGERY, vol.268, no.6, pp.1058-1068, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 268 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/sla.0000000000002345
  • Journal Name: ANNALS OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1058-1068
  • Keywords: distal pancreatectomy, margin, pancreatic cancer, pancreaticoduodenectomy, R0, R1, resection, total pancreatectomy, whipple
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Objective: The aim of this study was to decipher the true importance of RO versus R1 resection for survival in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC).