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Articles by Francesco Coratti
Based on 2 articles published since 2010
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Between 2010 and 2020, Francesco Coratti wrote the following 2 articles about Pancreatic Neoplasms.
 
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1 Article Initial Experience With Robotic Pancreatic Surgery: Technical Feasibility and Oncological Implications. 2016

Coratti, Andrea / Di Marino, Michele / Coratti, Francesco / Baldoni, Giulia / Guerra, Francesco / Amore Bonapasta, Stefano / Bencini, Lapo / Farsi, Marco / Annecchiarico, Mario. ·*Department of Oncology, Division of Oncological and Robotic General Surgery, Careggi University Hospital, Florence †International School of Robotic Surgery, Misericordia Hospital, Grosseto, Italy. ·Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech · Pubmed #26766310.

ABSTRACT: Robotic surgery has been introduced in the field of minimally invasive surgery to improve the handling of high-demanding procedures with encouraging results. We aimed to evaluate the clinical safety and the oncological adequacy of robot-assisted pancreatic surgery by analyzing a consecutive series in terms of surgical and oncological outcomes. A total of 53 consecutive cases including 36 pancreatoduodenectomies (PD) and 14 distal pancreatectomies (DP) were evaluated. The overall postoperative morbidity and mortality were 32% and 3.8%, respectively. Radical resection was achieved in 93.7% of PD and 100% of DP, with a mean number of harvested lymph nodes of 29.8 for PD and 20.5 for DP. The 3-year cumulative overall survival was 44.2% and 73.9% for patient with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and nonductal malignancy, respectively. Robotic technology may be useful to reproduce conventional open pancreatic surgery with a minimally invasive approach, overcoming some of the intrinsic limitations of conventional laparoscopy.

2 Article Robotic distal pancreatectomy with or without preservation of spleen: a technical note. 2014

Parisi, Amilcare / Coratti, Francesco / Cirocchi, Roberto / Grassi, Veronica / Desiderio, Jacopo / Farinacci, Federico / Ricci, Francesco / Adamenko, Olga / Economou, Anastasia Iliana / Cacurri, Alban / Trastulli, Stefano / Renzi, Claudio / Castellani, Elisa / Di Rocco, Giorgio / Redler, Adriano / Santoro, Alberto / Coratti, Andrea. ·Department of Digestive and Liver Surgery Unit, St Maria Hospital, Viale Tristano di Joannuccio 1, 05100 Terni, Italy. veronicagrassi@hotmail.it. ·World J Surg Oncol · Pubmed #25248464.

ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: Distal pancreatectomy (DP) is a surgical procedure performed to remove the pancreatic tail jointly with a variable part of the pancreatic body and including a spleen resection in the case of conventional distal pancreatectomy or not in the spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy. METHODS: In this article, we describe a standardized operative technique for fully robotic distal pancreatectomy. RESULTS: In the last decade, the use of robotic systems has become increasingly common as an approach for benign and malignant pancreatic disease treatment. Robotic Distal Pancreatectomy (RDP) is an emerging technology for which sufficient data to draw definitive conclusions in surgical oncology are still not available because the follow-up period after surgery is too short (less than 2 years). CONCLUSIONS: RDP is an emerging technology for which sufficient data to draw definitive conclusions of value in surgical oncology are still not available, however this techniques is safe and reproducible by surgeons that possess adequate skills.