Comparison of two different transection techniques in liver surgery – an experimental study in a porcine model

Tobias Gehrig, Beat Müller-Stich, Hannes Kenngott, Lars Fischer & Arianeb Mehrabi
Introduction: Postoperative morbidity and mortality after liver resection is closely related to the degree of intraoperative blood loss, the majority of which occurs during transection of the liver parenchyma. Therefore, many approaches and devices have been developed to limit bleeding, but none of [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]