Liver resections with or without pedicle clamping.

The authors demonstrate in a well-thought-out study what we have all suspected based on trauma experience: that temporary clamping of the hepatic pedicle, or the Pringle manouver, can reduce blood loss and the need for transfusion without jeopardizing the patient. – R. K. Spence.

Hepatocellular carcinoma: Long-term results of combined treatment with laser thermal ablation and transcatheter arterial chemoembolization.

As the epidemic of hepatitis C-related liver disease slowly surfaces, physicians will be faced with the need to devise safe and effective ways other than liver resection and/or transplantation of treating patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. Pacella and colleagues show us how to effectively employ new technologies and minimally-invasive approaches in a collaborative effort that achieved […]

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