History of pancreaticoduodenectomy: early misconceptions, initial milestones and the pioneers.

@article{Are2011HistoryOP,
  title={History of pancreaticoduodenectomy: early misconceptions, initial milestones and the pioneers.},
  author={Chandrakanth Are and Mashaal Dhir and Lavanya Ravipati},
  journal={HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 6},
  pages={377-84}
}
Pancreaticoduodenectomy is one of the most challenging surgical procedures which requires the highest level of surgical expertise. This procedure has constantly evolved over the years through the meticulous efforts of a number of surgeons before reaching its current state. This review navigates through some of the early limitations and misconceptions and highlights the initial milestones which laid the foundation of this procedure. The current review also provides a few excerpts from the lives… CONTINUE READING
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