Long-Term Outcomes of Conversion Hepatectomy for Initially Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases

@article{Maeda2015LongTermOO,
  title={Long-Term Outcomes of Conversion Hepatectomy for Initially Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases},
  author={PhD Yoshiaki Maeda and Toshiki Shinohara and Akihisa Nagatsu and Noriaki Futakawa and PhD Tomonori Hamada},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={23},
  pages={242-248}
}
Chemotherapy, including molecular targeted agents, for metastatic colorectal cancer has greatly improved recently and offers an increased chance of conversion hepatectomy for patients with initially unresectable liver metastases. However, the long-term outcomes of conversion hepatectomy remain controversial. We retrospectively assessed a consecutive series… CONTINUE READING