Numerosi sono gli studi condotti e pubblicati da centri GIRCG

  1. Nodal abdominal spread in adenocarcinoma of the cardia. Results of a multicenter prospective study. Gastric Cancer 1998;1(2):146-151
  2. Risk factors for lymph node metastases and their prognostic significance in early gastric cancer (EGC) for the Italian Gruppo Italiano Ricerca Cancro Gastrico (IRGGC). Jpn J Clin Oncol 2001;31(10):495-499
  3. Influence of histologic type on prognosis of patients undergoing curative intervention for gastric adenocarcinoma. Italian multicenter study. Ann Ital Chir 2001;72(1):13-18
  4. Different patterns of recurrence in gastric cancer depending on Lauren's histological type: longitudinal study. World J Surg 2002;26(9):1160-1165
  5. The new TNM classification of lymph node metastasis minimises stage migration problems in gastric cancer patients. Br J Cancer 2002;87(2):171-174
  6. Survival benefit of extended D2 lymphadenectomy in gastric cancer with involvement of second level lymph nodes: a longitudinal multicenter study. Ann Surg Oncol 2002;9(9):894-900
  7. Subtotal versus total gastrectomy for T3 adenocarcinoma of the antrum. Gastric Cancer 2003;6(4):237-242
  8. Expression of p27 and proliferative (MIB-1), mitotic (MI) and apoptotic indices in early-phase (EGF) gastric carcinoma. Results of a study by the Italian Gastric Cancer Research Group (IRGGC). Pathologica 2003;95(1):22-30
  9. Prospective study of peritoneal recurrence after curative surgery for gastric cancer. Br J Surg 2003;90(9):1113-1119
  10. Gastric cancer in young patients with no alarm symptoms: focus on delay in diagnosis, stage of neoplasm and survival. Scand J Gastroenterol 2003;38(12):1249-1255
  11. Prediction of recurrence after radical surgery for gastric cancer. A scoring system obtained from a prospective multicenter study. Ann Surg 2005;241(2):247-255
  12. Does resection line involvement affect prognosis in early gastric cancer patients? An Italian multicentric study. World J Surg 2006;30(4):585-589
  13. Number of lymph node metastases and its prognostic significance in early gastric cancer: a multicenter Italian study. J Surg Oncol 2006;94(4):275-280
  14. hERG1 channels in human esophagus: evidence for their aberrant expression in the malignant progression of Barrett's esophagus. J Cell Physiol 2006;209(2):398-404
  15. The ratio between metastatic and examined lymph nodes (N ratio) is an independent prognostic factor in gastric cancer regardless of the type of lymphadenectomy: results from an Italian multicentric study in 1853 patients. Ann Surg 2007;245(4):543-552
  16. Lymph node involvement in gastric cancer for different tumor sites and T stage: Italian Research Group for Gastric Cancer (IRGGC) experience. J Gastrointest Surg 2007;11(9):1146-1153
  17. Resection line involvement after gastric cancer surgery: clinical outcome in nonsurgically retreated patients. World J Surg 2008;32(12):2661-2667
  18. The prognostic value of N-ratio in patients with gastric cancer: Validation in a large, multicenter series. Eur J Surg Oncol 2008;34(2):159-165
  19. Indexes of surgical quality in gastric cancer surgery: experience of an Italian network. Ann Surg Oncol 2009;16(3):594-602
  20. Metachronous hepatic metastases from gastric carcinoma: a multicentric survey. Eur J Surg Oncol 2009;35(5):486-491
  21. The CHOLEGAS Study: multicentric randomized, blinded, controlled trial of gastrectomy plus prophylactic cholecystectomy versus gastrectomy only, in adults submitted to gastric cancer surgery with curative intent. Trials 2009;10:32
  22. Subtotal gastrectomy as treatment for distal multifocal early gastric cancer. J Gastrointest Surg 2009;13:2239-2244
  23. Duodenal fistula after elective gastrectomy for malignant disease: an Italian retrospective multicenter study. J Gastrointest Surg 2010;14(5):805-811
  24. Super-extended (D3) lymphadenectomy in advanced gastric cancer. Eur J Surg Oncol 2010; 36(5):439-460
  25. A multicentric Western analysis of prognostic factors in advanced, node negative gastric cancer patients. Ann Surg 2010;252:70-73
  26. Tumor site and perigastric nodal status are the most important predictors of para-aortic nodal involvement in advanced gastric cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 2011;18 (8):2273-2280
  27. Do perioperative blood transfusions influence prognosis of gastric cancer patients? Analysis of 927 patients and interactions with splenectomy. Ann Surg Oncol 2011;18(6):1615-1623
  28. Changing clinical and pathological features of gastric cancer over time. Br J Surg 2011; 98(9):1273-1283
  29. Validation of the new AJCC TNM staging system for gastric cancer in a large cohort of patients (n = 2,155): focus on the T category. Eur J Surg Oncol 2011;37(9):779-785
  30. Gastric linitis plastica: which role for surgical resection? Gastric Cancer 2012;15(1):56-60
  31. Prognostic value of the 7th AJCC/UICC TNM classification of noncardia gastric cancer: analysis of a large series from specialized Western centers. Ann Surg 2012;255(3):486-491
  32. The Cholegas Study: safety of prophylactic cholecystectomy during gastrectomy for cancer: preliminary results of a multicentric randomized clinical trial. Gastric Cancer 2013;16(3):370-376
  33. Multivisceral resection for locally advanced gastric cancer: an Italian multicenter observational study. JAMA Surg 2013;148(4):353-360
  34. Updates on surgical management of advanced gastric cancer: new evidence and trends. Insights from the First International Course on Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery-Varese (Italy), December 2, 2011. Ann Surg Oncol 2013;20(12):3942-3947
  35. What Follow-Up for Early Gastric Cancer Patients Radically Treated? Global Journal of Oncologist 2013;1:1-5
  36. Naso-gastric or naso-jejunal decompression after partial distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer. Final results of a multicenter prospective randomized trial. Gastric Cancer 2014 Oct;17(4):725-32.
  37. A new way to experience the International Gastric Cancer Association Congress: the Web Round Tables. Gastric Cancer 2014 Oct;17(4):759-64.
  38. The SIC-GIRCG 2013 Consensus Conference on Gastric Cancer. Updates Surg 2014;66(1):1-6
  39. Follow-Up after gastrectomy for cancer: An appraisal of the Italian Research Group for Gastric Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 2014;21(6):2005-2011
  40. hERG1 channels regulate VEGF-A secretion in human gastric cancer: clinicopathological correlations and therapeutical implications. Clin Cancer Res 2014;20(6):1502-1512
  41. Gastric stump cancer after distal gastrectomy for benign disease: clinicopathological features and surgical outcomes. Ann Surg Oncol 2014 Mar 18. [Epub ahead of print]
  42. Gastric Cancer and Synchronous Hepatic Metastases: Is It Possible to Recognize Candidates to R0 Resection? Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Sep 5. [Epub ahead of print]
  43. Gastric stump carcinoma after distal subtotal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer: experience of 541 patients with long-term follow-up. Italian Research Group for Gastric Cancer (G.I.R.C.G.). Am J Surg. 2014 Aug 7. [Epub ahead of print]
  44. Follow-up after gastrectomy for cancer: Results of an international web round table. World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Sep 14;20(34):11966-11971
  45. Surgical management of duodenal stump fistula after elective gastrectomy for malignancy: an Italian retrospective multicenter study. Gastric Cancer. 2014 Dec 10. [Epub ahead of print]
  46. Short-term and long-term risk factors in gastric cancer. World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jun 7;21(21):6434-43.
  47. Follow-up after gastrectomy for cancer: the Charter Scaligero Consensus Conference. Gastric Cancer. 2015 Jul 4. [Epub ahead of print]
  48. External Validation of a Score Predictive of Recurrence after Radical Surgery for Non-Cardia Gastric Cancer: Results of a Follow-Up Study. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Aug;221(2):280-90.
  49. Multimodal treatment of gastric cancer in the west: Where are we going? World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jul 14;21(26):7954-69.
  50. Krukenberg Tumors of Gastric Origin: The Rationale of Surgical Resection and Perioperative Treatments in a Multicenter Western Experience. World J Surg. 2015 Nov 9. [Epub ahead of print]
  51. Hepatic metastases from gastric cancer: A surgical perspective. World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Nov 7;21(41):11489-92.