The Outcome of Surgical Resection Versus Assignment to the Liver Transplant Waiting List for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

@article{Pierie2004TheOO,
  title={The Outcome of Surgical Resection Versus Assignment to the Liver Transplant Waiting List for Hepatocellular Carcinoma},
  author={PhD Jean-Pierre E. N. Pierie and MA AlonaMuzikansky and Kenneth K Tanabe and Mark J. Ott},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={12},
  pages={552-560}
}
Optimal management of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is controversial. This study was conducted to evaluate the outcome of tumor resection versus assignment to a liver transplant waiting list (WL) in patients with HCC. Prospectively collected patient data from 1970 to 1997 on 313 patients with HCC were retrospectively analyzed by multivariate… CONTINUE READING