Laparoscopy for staging abdominal malignancies.

@article{Conlon2000LaparoscopyFS,
  title={Laparoscopy for staging abdominal malignancies.},
  author={Kevin Christopher Conlon and Murray F. Brennan},
  journal={Advances in surgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={34},
  pages={331-50}
}
We continue to advocate liberal use of laparoscopy as a primary staging tool for upper GI carcinoma, believing it to be a safe, cost-effective tool with clear benefit in 20% of patients with these diseases.