Operative Strategies in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Is There Any Evidence?
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The development of the technique to perform a cholecystectomy by laparoscopy was the beginning of a radical change that, in a few years, involved general surgeons all over the world.
Many surgeons, throughout the world, learned how to perform a laparoscopic cholecystectomy; the technical details most surgeons use are only a matter of personal preference and are not systematically confronted with other propositions. The chapter examines some of those technical details and the available evidence in their support.
KeywordsCommon Bile Duct Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Cystic Duct Bile Duct Injury Cystic Artery
A special thank goes to Dr Mario Campli, MD. His profound surgical knowledge joined his artistic ability to produce the excellent illustrations of this chapter.
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