The Registry of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy – A Mandatory Step in the Development of this Therapeutic Approach in Romania

Authors

  • Corneliu LUNGOCI “Iuliu Haţieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Republicii 18, 400015, Cluj-Napoca, România
  • Tudor CĂLINICI “Iuliu Haţieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, România
  • Olga ORĂŞAN
  • Rareş BOSU
  • Valentin MUNTEAN
  • Aurel Ion MIRONIUC

Keywords:

Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy, Peritoneal surface malignancies, Patient database, Treatment registries

Abstract

Multicenter/institutional studies have been the basis for the confirmation of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy as a therapeutic option for selected patients with Peritoneal Surface Malignancies. Starting from this model, using our experience in the implementation of a Diagnostic Laparoscopy for Abdominal Cancer database in surgical departments in Cluj-Napoca, we aimed to create a extended database, serving for Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy. By coding the parameters of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy, which is a complex treatment both in terms of the equipment and techniques used and through the integration of different ways of approach (surgery, cytostatics drugs, hyperthermia), a Microsoft Access database was developed and implemented. The adoption and use of this database, followed by the implementation of a registry, will create the conditions required for the “coagulation” of individual experiences in Romania.

Author Biographies

Corneliu LUNGOCI, “Iuliu Haţieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Republicii 18, 400015, Cluj-Napoca, România

Department of Surgery

Tudor CĂLINICI, “Iuliu Haţieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, România

Department of Medical Informatics and Biostatistics

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31.03.2015

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LUNGOCI C, CĂLINICI T, ORĂŞAN O, BOSU R, MUNTEAN V, MIRONIUC AI. The Registry of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy – A Mandatory Step in the Development of this Therapeutic Approach in Romania. Appl Med Inform [Internet]. 2015 Mar. 31 [cited 2024 Jun. 22];36(1):33-44. Available from: https://ami.info.umfcluj.ro/index.php/AMI/article/view/524

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