Learning Curve for Laparoscopic Major Hepatectomy: Use of the Cumulative Sum Method.


BACKGROUND Laparoscopic liver resection (LLR) has now become a worldwide practice. However, the adoption of laparoscopic major hepatectomy (LMH) was slow. We report our center's experience in laparoscopic major resections. METHOD A total of 156 LLRs from 2002 to 2014 were studied. The clinical parameters of LMHs were compared with those of minor… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SLE.0000000000000272