Development and clinical usefulness of the liver hanging maneuver in various anatomical hepatectomy procedures

@article{Nanashima2015DevelopmentAC,
  title={Development and clinical usefulness of the liver hanging maneuver in various anatomical hepatectomy procedures},
  author={Atsushi Nanashima and Takeshi Nagayasu},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2015},
  volume={46},
  pages={398-404}
}
To assess the clinical application and usefulness of the liver hanging maneuver (LHM), proposed by Belghiti, for major hepatectomy, including its (1) historical development, (2) usefulness and application and (3) advantages and disadvantages, by reviewing the English literature published during the period 2001–2014. In major hepatic transection via the anterior approach, the deep area of transection around the vena cava is critical with regard to bleeding during right hemi-hepatectomy. Belghiti… CONTINUE READING

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