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Letter to the Editor 
Pure laparoscopic donor right hepatectomy: brightening the dark side of the moon in the era of space travel
Suk Kyun Hong, Kwang-Woong Lee, Nam-Joon Yi, Kyung-Suk Suh
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
67  
Case Report 
Laparoscopic liver resection with an 80-degree articulating advanced bipolar device
Francesco Ardito, Alessandro Coppola, Fabio Longo, Felice Giuliante
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
66  
Case Report 
Successful laparoscopic treatment of iatrogenic distal esophageal perforation during sleeve gastrectomy
Emanuele Bevilacqua, Alberto Aiolfi, Stefania Tornese, Domenico Tringali, Valerio Panizzo, Giancarlo Micheletto, Davide Bona
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
65  
Editorial 
Is laparoscopic liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with well-preserved liver cirrhosis superior to conventional open liver resection?
Toru Beppu, Hiromitsu Hayashi, Tastunori Miyata, Nobutaka Sato, Yasushi Yoshida
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
64  
Original Article 
Laparoscopic approach to ventral incisional hernia: absorbable or non-absorbable tacks? —a meta-analysis
Mirko Barone, Paolo Raimondi, Francesco Caldaralo, Annadomenica Cichella, Mouner Tannous, Franco Ciampaglia, Giuseppe Cipollone, Roberto Cotellese, Felice Mucilli, Paolo Innocenti, Nicola Di Bartolomeo
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
63  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic liver resection for large hepatocellular carcinoma
Kuei-Yen Tsai, Ming-Te Huang
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
62  
Editorial 
Contemporary techniques commonly adopted for performing laparoscopic liver resection
Tousif Kabir, Brian K. P. Goh
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
61  
Original Article 
Effect of position and pneumoperitoneum on respiratory mechanics and transpulmonary pressure during laparoscopic surgery
Amit Lehavi, Boris Livshits, Yeshayahu Katz
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
60  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic liver resection in the aging society
Hiroyuki Nitta, Yasushi Hasegawa, Takeshi Takahara, Akira Sasaki
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
59  
Review Article 
Minimally invasive gastrectomy for cancer: a review
Katelin Mirkin, Rebecca Kowalski, Joyce Wong
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
58  
Editorial 
Indication of laparoscopic liver resection
Zenichi Morise
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
57  
Editorial 
Spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy with splenic vessel preservation: challenges in measuring the learning curve
Alex B. Blair, Jonathan G. Sham
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
56  
Case Report 
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with only two 5 mm trocars in a pregnant woman with biliary pancreatitis
Hugo Bonatti
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
55  
Editorial 
Expanding the role of laparoscopic hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with portal hypertension
Peter A. Than, Brendan C. Visser
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
54  
Editorial 
Less is more for laparoscopic ultrasound-guided liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
Luca Gianotti, Simone Famularo
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
53  
Editorial 
Augmented reality during laparoscopic liver resection: a work in progress that is terribly necessary
Alexis Laurent
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
52  
Editorial 
Challenges of minimally invasive distal pancreatectomy: whether to preserve or not the spleen and splenic vessel
Traian Dumitrascu
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
51  
Editorial 
Duodenal adenocarcinoma: more questions than answers
Apeksha Dave, Jason T. Wiseman, Jordan M. Cloyd
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
50  
Editorial 
Minimally invasive liver resections: a changing landscape and the rise of the robot
Rachel E. Beard, Allan Tsung
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
48  
Editorial 
Open vs. minimally invasive cost of distal pancreatectomy
Benedetto Ielpo
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
47  
Editorial 
Challenges in consolidating the evidences of robotic surgery for primary hepatobiliary malignancies
Po-Da Chen, Yao-Ming Wu
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
46  
Editorial 
Assessment of applicability of laparoscopic liver resection after previous abdominal surgery
Lavanya Yohanathan, Sean Cleary
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
45  
Editorial 
Single-incision trocar-less endoscopic management of giant liver hydatid cyst: a step beyond?
Jose Manuel Ramia
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
44  
Editorial 
Is laparoscopic liver surgery really safe in elderly patients?
Ricci Claudio, Alberici Laura, Casadei Riccardo, Minni Francesco, Nardo Bruno
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
43  
Editorial 
Use of laparoscopic hepatectomy by recognizing disadvantages and difficulty level of operative procedure
Yoshikuni Kawaguchi
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
42  
Editorial 
Left split grafts in pediatric liver transplantation: an unexploited resource open to a multiple scenario evolution
Umberto Cillo, Alessandra Bertacco, Francesco Enrico D’Amico
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
41  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration, does real life practice mirror the evidence?
Travis Ackermann, Paul Cashin, Daniel Croagh
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
40  
Letter to the Editor 
Robotic versus laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy
Gian Piero Guerrini, Paolo Magistri, Roberto Ballarin, Fabrizio Di Benedetto
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
39  
Editorial 
The appropriate Pringle maneuver procedure in laparoscopic and robotic hepatectomies
Mitsuhisa Takatsuki, Akihko Soyama, Susumu Eguchi
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
38  
Editorial 
Pure laparoscopic donor right hepatectomy: exploring the dark side of the moon
Riccardo Pravisani, Mitsuhisa Takatsuki, Umberto Baccarani, Susumu Eguchi
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
37  
Letter to the Editor 
Pancreatic morbidity following laparoscopic radical gastrectomy
Francesco Guerra, Giuseppe Giuliani
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
36  
Original Article 
A multi-institutional analysis of minimally invasive liver resections
Alison Smith, Ioannis T. Konstantinidis, Yuman Fong, John Martinie, David Iannitti, Joseph F. Buell
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
35  
Editorial 
The need for “practical guidelines” of laparoscopic liver resection enabling appropriate patient selection
Takeaki Ishizawa, Kiyoshi Hasegawa
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
34  
Case Report 
A previously undescribed hernia containing an acutely inflamed appendix—case report and review of management on hernias containing the vermiform appendix
Kevin Bain, Nicholas Morin, Vadim Meytes, Galina Glinik
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
33  
Editorial 
Minimally invasive liver resection for gastric cancer liver metastases
Clifford Akateh, Jordan M. Cloyd, Timothy M. Pawlik
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
32  
Editorial 
Contribution of the Glissonian approach for laparoscopic anatomical liver resection
Marcel A. Machado
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
31  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic liver resection for metastatic melanoma: a tale of caution and reason for optimism
Gregory C. Wilson, David A. Geller
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
30  
Editorial 
Near-infrared intraoperative imaging of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a new era in laparoscopic pancreatic surgery
Ryuichiro Doi, Eiji Toyoda, Kazuhiko Kitaguchi, Yusuke Abe, Tetsuro Hirose
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
29  
Editorial 
Pancreas-related complications following gastrectomy
Joyce Wong
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
28  
Editorial 
The impact of obesity on laparoscopic liver surgery: a critical reappraisal
Nikolaos Machairas, Georgios C. Sotiropoulos
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
27  
Editorial 
Challenges of a minimally invasive approach to posterior liver segments
Paolo Magistri, Francesco Maria Carrano, Cristiano Guidetti, Fabrizio Di Benedetto
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
26  
Editorial 
Minimally invasive gastrectomy and the risk of pancreas-related morbidity
Clifford Akateh, Jordan M. Cloyd
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
25  
Editorial 
Insights in laparoscopic surgery of mucinous cystic neoplasm of the liver
Giovanni Vennarecci, Nicola Guglielmo, Giuseppe Maria Ettorre
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
24  
Editorial 
The challenge in determining difficulty of laparoscopic liver resection: are we there yet?
Ser Yee Lee, Kah Heng Chiow, Brian Kim-Poh Goh, Chung Yip Chan
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
23  
Editorial 
Editorial: pancreatic resection in the era of laparoscopy: state of art—a systematic review
Daniel Skubleny, Shahzeer Karmali
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
22  
Editorial 
Which is the optimal minimally invasive approach for distal pancreatectomy—robotic assisted or conventional laparoscopy?
Mikel Prieto, Brian K. P. Goh
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
21  
Editorial 
Comment on: “A comparison of outcomes between open, laparoscopic and robotic pancreaticoduodenectomy”, Zimmerman et al., 2017, HPB
Aude Merdrignac, Damien Bergeat, Fabien Robin, Michel Rayar, Laurent Sulpice
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
20  
Editorial 
Laparoendoscopic single-site and robotic distal pancreatectomy
Ippei Matsumoto
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
19  
Editorial 
Minimally invasive pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary disease: it’s time for a randomized control trial!
Alessandro Esposito, Matteo De Pastena, Roberto Salvia
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
18  
Review Article 
Minimally invasive right hepatectomy for living liver donation: a systematic review of the literature
Francesco Giovanardi, Quirino Lai, Fabio Melandro, Zoe Larghi Laureiro, Anna Di Tomaso, Fabio P. Curci, Redan Hassan, Massimo Rossi, Gianluca Mennini
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
17  
Editorial 
Repeat laparoscopic liver resection
Zenichi Morise
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
16  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary tumors
Daniel Delitto, Steven J. Hughes
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
15  
Editorial 
Diffusion of laparoscopic liver resections: are we there yet?
Nikolaos Machairas, Georgios C. Sotiropoulos
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
14  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic versus open distal pancreatectomy—it’s time to shift our focus and randomize our studies
Rachel E. Beard, Kevin P. Charpentier
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
13  
Editorial 
Bile duct mapping: Achilles heel for a safe laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Martín de Santibañes, Juan Pekolj
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
12  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic versus robotic distal pancreatectomy
Benedetto Ielpo
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
11  
Editorial 
Totally laparoscopic 95% gastrectomy for gastric cancer: how to reduce complications while maintaining oncological radicality
Aingeru Sarriugarte Lasarte, Luca Arru, Juan Santiago Azagra
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
10  
Editorial 
The current role of staging laparoscopy for patients with radiographically resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Yo-ichi Yamashita, Hideo Baba
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
9  
Editorial 
Laparoscopic ultrasound and cholecystectomy: a small but vital parade
Daniel J. Deziel
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
8  
Editorial 
Clinical value of intra-operative ultrasonography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Antonio Pesce, Teresa Rosanna Portale, Biagio Di Stefano, Salvatore Costa, Fernando Cammisuli
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
7  
Case Report 
Total laparoscopic management of lesions involving liver superior-posterior segments
Nadir Adnan Hacim, Muharrem Oner, Kursat R. Serin
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
6  
Editorial 
When do we need to consider robotic-assisted radical nephrectomy?—repercussion to the health care cost between 2003 to 2015
Hugo H. Davila, Karisa M. Brown, Raul E. Storey
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
5  
Editorial 
Pancreatic morbidity following minimally invasive radical gastrectomy
Francesco Guerra, Claudio Rabuini, Giuseppe Cuticone, Emilio Eugeni, Alberto Patriti
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
4  
Editorial 
Robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery in treatment of rectal cancer
Katarina Levic, Orhan Bulut
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
3  
Editorial 
Minimally invasive versus open distal pancreatectomy for ductal adenocarcinoma (DIPLOMA)—a difficult question to answer
Jonathan Ghing-Chi Sham, Michele Maiko Gage, Jin He
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
2  
Editorial 
Is it possible to predict conversion during minimally invasive pancreatectomy?
Edoardo Rosso, Giuseppe Zimmitti, Alberto Manzoni
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2018,  
2:
1  
Review Article 
The one hundred most-cited articles on laparoscopic liver surgery
Giovanni Battista Levi Sandri, Gabriele Spoletini Gabriele Spoletini
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2017,  
1:
3  
Editorial 
Robotic versus laparoscopic surgery of the liver
Benedetta Pesi, Francesco Guerra, Andrea Coratti
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2017,  
1:
2  
Foreword 
Welcome to the Laparoscopic Surgery!
Giovanni Battista Levi Sandri
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2017,  
1:
1