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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2015, Article ID 810134, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/810134
Research Article

Clinical and Oncological Value of Preoperative BMI in Gastric Cancer Patients: A Single Center Experience

1Department of Medicine, Surgery and Neurosciences, Unit of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, University of Siena, Policlinico “Le Scotte”, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
2Department of Medicine, Surgery and Neurosciences, Unit of General and Mini-Invasive Surgery, University of Siena, Policlinico “Le Scotte”, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy

Received 29 October 2014; Revised 20 January 2015; Accepted 20 January 2015

Academic Editor: Gianfranco D. Alpini

Copyright © 2015 Costantino Voglino et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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