Article Abstract

Global standardization of laparoscopic liver resection and challenges for the future

Authors: Kenichiro Araki, Norifumi Harimoto, Ken Shirabe


Hepatobiliary Surgery and Nutrition recently published a review by X Cai that describes the current status and future of laparoscopic liver resection (LLR) in China. The advent of LLR has led to significant changes in the field of liver surgery, with numerous reports outlining how this procedure offers a better, less invasive approach for the treatment of liver disease.