Surgery for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: A Multi-institutional Update on Practice and Outcome by the AFC-HC Study Group

@article{Regimbeau2011SurgeryFH,
  title={Surgery for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: A Multi-institutional Update on Practice and Outcome by the AFC-HC Study Group},
  author={J-M Regimbeau and David Fuks and Yves-Patrice Le Treut and Phillippe Bachellier and Jacques Belghiti and Karim Boudj{\'e}ma and Jacques Baulieux and F R Pruvot and Daniel Cherqui and Olivier Farges},
  journal={Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={15},
  pages={480-488}
}
Surgical resection is the only option for long-term survival in patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HC), but it is associated with high morbidity and mortality. The aim of the present study was to prospectively assess the perioperative management and short-term outcomes of surgical treatment of HC in a recent, multi-institutional study with a short… CONTINUE READING