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Safety and efficacy of trisectionectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
(ANZ J SURG, 2011-12)
Background: Right or left trisectionectomy represents the most extensive and difficult type of hepatic resection, and carries an unfavourably high morbidity and mortality. This retrospective study aimed to evaluate the ...
Influence of viral hepatitis status on prognosis in patients undergoing hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma: a meta-analysis of observational studies
(WORLD J SURG ONCOL, 2011-09-21)
Background: The influence of viral hepatitis status on prognosis in patients undergoing hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains a matter of debate. This study is a meta-analysis of the available evidence. ...
Meta-Analysis of Laparoscopic Versus Open Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
(DIGEST DIS SCI, 2011-07)
Laparoscopic liver resection (LLR) remains to be established as a safe and effective alternative to open liver resection (OLR) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The aim of this meta-analysis is to compare laparoscopic ...
Does External Pancreatic Duct Stent Decrease Pancreatic Fistula Rate after Pancreatic Resection? A Meta-Analysis
Objectives: The use of an external pancreatic duct stent to prevent fistula formation of pancreatic anastomosis remains a matter of debate. This study is a meta-analysis of the available evidence. Methods: Articles published ...
Meta-analysis of anatomic resection versus nonanatomic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
(LANGENBECK ARCH SURG, 2011-10)
Purpose The choice between anatomic resection (AR) versus nonanatomic resection (NAR) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is controversial. This study is a meta-analysis of the available evidence. Methods A systematic review ...
Radiofrequency ablation vs hepatic resection for solitary colorectal liver metastasis: A meta-analysis
(WORLD J GASTROENTERO, 2011-09-28)
AIM: To evaluate the comparative therapeutic efficacy of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and hepatic resection (HR) for solitary colorectal liver metastases (CLM). METHODS: A literature search was performed to identify ...