"Stretching the limits of laparoscopic surgery": two-stage laparoscopic liver resection.

@article{Jain2010StretchingTL,
  title={"Stretching the limits of laparoscopic surgery": two-stage laparoscopic liver resection.},
  author={Gaurav Jain and Jitesh H Parmar and Mahfud M Mohammed and Tim Bryant and Lara J Kitteringham and Neil E Pearce and Mohammed Abu Hilal},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2010},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={51-4}
}
INTRODUCTION The safety and feasibility of laparoscopic liver resections have recently been confirmed. This has encouraged laparoscopic surgeons to widen the indications and push the boundaries in laparoscopic liver resections. However, a complete laparoscopic two-stage liver resection has not been reported previously. AIM The aim of this work was to assess the feasibility and safety of the two-stage laparoscopic liver resection for metastatic disease. METHODS The two-stage laparoscopic… CONTINUE READING