General Surgery

  1. Research

    Upper abdominal shape as a risk factor of extended operation time and severe postoperative complications in HCC hepatectomy through subcostal incision

    Subcostal incision is the most widely used approach in open surgery for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Body shape is recognised to be a factor influencing the difficulty of surgery; however, the...

    Yi-fu Hou, Yong-gang Wei, Bo Li, Jia-yin Yang, Tian-fu Wen, Ming-qing Xu, Lv-nan Yan and Wen-tao Wang

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2015 13:298

    Published on: 13 October 2015