chapter  6
Transection Techniques in Liver Surgery
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The main problem which is experienced during liver resection still remains the bleeding control in course of parenchymal division.Over the past decades several techniques such as crush-clamp, ultrasonic dissection, radiofrequency or stapler assisted liver dissection have been proposed in order to reduce operative time and blood losses but, to date no conclusive study has been able to identify which one of those approaches is the most efficient.