Laparoscopic versus open resection of colorectal liver metastasis

@article{Guerron2012LaparoscopicVO,
  title={Laparoscopic versus open resection of colorectal liver metastasis},
  author={Alfredo Daniel Guerron and Shamil Aliyev and Orhan Ağcaoğlu and Erol Aksoy and Halit Eren Taskin and Federico N. Aucejo and Charles Miller and John Fung and Eren Berber},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2012},
  volume={27},
  pages={1138-1143}
}
Findings have shown laparoscopic liver resection (LLR) to be feasible and safe, but the data in the literature regarding oncologic outcomes are scant. This study aimed to compare the perioperative and short-term oncologic outcomes between LLR and open resection of colorectal liver metastasis (CLM). Between January 2006 and April 2012, 40 patients underwent LLR of CLM. These patients were compared with a consecutive matched group of 40 patients who underwent open resection within the same period… CONTINUE READING
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