December 2019

Editorial Commentary 
Is laparoscopic gastrectomy an oncologically safe procedure in serosa-positive (pT4a) gastric cancer patients?
Mikito Inokuchi, Yutaka Nakajima, Yasuyuki Kawachi
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
59  
Letter to the Editor 
Pringle maneuver or hemi-hepatic inflow occlusion?—the old debate in a new era of laparoscopic liver resection
Haili Zhang, Ningyuan Wen, Xiang Lan, Fei Liu, Yonggang Wei
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
58  
Editorial Commentary 
Robotic liver surgery from the patient’s perspective
Kelly J. Lafaro, Yuman Fong
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
57  
News 
Application of the CARE guideline as reporting standard in the Laparoscopic Surgery
Editorial Office
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
56  
Editorial Commentary 
Is there a difference in postoperative outcomes and quality of life between a laparoscopic and open approach for hepatic hemangioma resection?
Christopher T. Aquina, Mariam F. Eskander, Aslam Ejaz, Timothy M. Pawlik
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
55  
Editorial Commentary 
What is the next step in the expansion of applying laparoscopic liver resection as standard practices?
Zenichi Morise
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
54  
Editorial Commentary 
Is laparoscopic mesohepatectomy superior to the open approach for patients with centrally located hepatocellular carcinoma?
Shinichi Akahoshi, Toru Beppu, Nobutaka Sato, Koichi Kinoshita
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
53  
Editorial Commentary 
The role of laparoscopic adhesiolysis in the management of acute small bowel obstruction due to previous surgery
Toshiyuki Mori, Yoshihiro Sakamoto
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
52  
Editorial Commentary 
Laparoscopic parenchymal-sparing hepatectomy
Francesco Giovinazzo, Robert Sutcliffe
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
51  
Editorial Commentary 
A critical appraisal about robotic-assisted surgery
Jacob Rosenberg
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
50  
Editorial Commentary 
Laparoscopic versus open mesohepatectomy for centrally located hepatocellular carcinoma
Takeshi Takahara, Yasushi Hasegawa, Hiroyuki Nitta, Akira Sasaki
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
49  
Editorial Commentary 
Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer in emergencies
Sanghyun An, Youngwan Kim
Laparoscopic Surgery  
2019;
3:
48