JOP. Journal of the Pancreas

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JOP. Journal of the Pancreas

JOP is indexed/abstracted in Index Medicus/MEDLINE/PubMed, EBSCO, EMBASE, Scopus,
and in DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals; maintained by the Lund University Libraries)

Vol 15, No 4 (2014): July - p. 280-412

Table of Contents

REVIEWS

Microenvironmental Factors and Extracellular Matrix Degradation in Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Marcelo G Binker, Makena J Binker-Cosen, Andres A Binker-Cosen, Laura I Cosen-Binker 280-285

Highlights from the “50th ASCO Annual Meeting 2014”. Chicago, IL, USA. May 30 - June 3, 2014

First Line Treatment for Metastatic Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Looking for the Step Forward HTML PDF
Vasilis S Ramfidis, Amanda Psyrri, Kostas N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 286-288
Risk Determination for Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Maria I Toki, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 289-291
Thromboembolism and Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Andre Luiz De Souza, Muhammad Wasif Saif 292-294
The Management of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors with Somatostatin Analogues HTML PDF
Simon Khagi, Muhammad Wasif Saif 295-298
Pharmacogenetics in Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas HTML PDF
Syed Mujtaba Rizvi, Joyce Wong, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Yuxia Jia 299-302
KRAS in Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Archana Agarwal, Muhammad Wasif Saif 303-305
Biological Identification of Ampullary Adenocarcinomas HTML PDF
Valerie Relias, Muhammad Wasif Saif 306-307
Biomarkers in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma HTML PDF
Nicholas Joza, Muhammad Wasif Saif 308-309
Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas (IPMNs): New Insights on Clinical Outcomes and Malignant Progression HTML PDF
Jack Khouri, Muhammad Wasif Saif 310-312
Chemotherapy and Metformin in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma and Neuroendocrine Tumors HTML PDF
Saira Burney, Khadija Irfan Khawaja, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Faisal Masud 313-316
Quality of Life in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Maria Kiagia, Kostas N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 317-318
Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Saira Burney, Khadija Irfan, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Faisal Masud 319-321
Elderly Patients with Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Andromachi S Kougioumtzopoulou, Kostas N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 322-325
Phase 1 Trials in Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Esther Yu, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Kathryn Huber 326-328
Locally Advanced Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Kimberly L Johung, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Bryan W Chang 329-331
Radioembolization in the Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas HTML PDF
Preethi K John, Muhammad Wasif Saif 332-334
Pharmacogenetics in Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Ioannis S Tourkantonis, Evangelia Peponi, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 335-339
PARP-Inhibitors in BRCA-Associated Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Anshul Bhalla, Muhammad Wasif Saif 340-343
Second-Line Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Nancy Kaddis, Muhammad Wasif Saif 344-347
Adjuvant Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Vladimir Daoud, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Martin Goodman 348-350
Targeted Agents in Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumors of Pancreas HTML PDF
Ilias N Karampelas, Kostas N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 351-353
Role of Neoadjuvant Therapy in Management of Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Jia Li, Muhammad Wasif Saif 354-357
Pancreatic Cancer: New Hopes for Early Detection and a Future Screening Tool? HTML PDF
Najla H El-Jurdi, Muhammad Wasif Saif 358-359

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Effect of Livingstone Potato (Plectranthus esculentus N.E.Br) on Hepatic Glucose-6-Phosphophate Dehydrogenase Activity of Streptozotocin Induced Diabetic Rats HTML PDF
Eleazu Chinedum Ogbonnaya 360-364
Alcohol Consumption and Pancreatitis Mortality in Russia HTML PDF
Yury E Razvodovsky 365-370
Effect of Pharmaconutrition-Supplemented Parenteral Nutrition for Severe Acute Pancreatitis:A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials HTML PDF
Yinfeng Shen, Xiaochuan Deng, Wenyin Jin, Chenwei Zhang, Xingwen Zhang, Ying Wang 371-377
Interventional Radiology Procedures after Pancreatic Resections for Pancreatic and Periampullary Diseases HTML PDF
Riccardo Casadei, Claudio Ricci, Emanuela Giampalma, Marielda D’Ambra, Giovanni Taffurelli, Cristina Mosconi, Rita Golfieri, Francesco Minni 378-382

CASE REPORTS

Pancreatic Encephalopathy: An Unusual Cause of Asterixis HTML VIDEOCLIP PDF
Vishal Sharma, Ravi Sharma, Surinder S Rana, Deepak K Bhasin 383-384
Intestinal Obstruction by a Pancreatic Bezoar: A Case Report HTML PDF
Margherita Luperto, Matteo Maternini, Arianna Ciravegna, Luca Degrate, Giulia Lo Bianco, Stefano Zanella, Fabrizio Romano, Luca Gianotti 385-387
Johanson-Blizzard Syndrome: Expanding the Phenotype of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency HTML PDF
Kate M Ellery, Steven H Erdman 388-390
Natural History of Branch-Duct Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas: A Case Report HTML PDF
Riccardo Casadei, Claudio Ricci, Marielda D’Ambra, Giovanni Taffurelli, Caterina C Zingaretti, Carlo A Pacilio, Lucia Calculli, Nico Pagano, Francesco Minni 391-393
Clinical Observation of Macroamylasemia in Splenosis Due to the Posttraumatic Splenectomy HTML PDF
Natalya B Gubergrits, Aleksandr Zubov, Oksana Golubova, Pavel Fomenko, Nadezhda Byelyayeva 394-398
Pancreatic Hemolymphangioma HTML PDF
Ruiz Marco Antonio Figueroa, Gomez Javier Lopez, Torres Erick Servin, Moreno Humberto Esquinca, Antonio Gómez-Pedraza 399-402
Isolated Primary Pancreatic Wegener’s Granulomatosis: Report of Two Cases HTML PDF
Elissaios Kontis, Niovi Papalexopoulou, Yo Zen, Andreas A Prachalias 403-406
Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI Findings of Acute Pancreatitis in Ectopic Pancreatic Tissue: Case Report and Review of the Literature HTML PDF
Senthur J Thangasamy, Larry Zheng, Lacey Mcintosh, Paul Lee, Abhijit Roychowdhury 407-410

LETTERS

A Case of Pancreatic Cancer as a Recurrence of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm Following Surgical Resection HTML PDF
Sae Byeol Choi, Hye Sung Jo, Sang Yong Choi 411-412