This talk was presented by Daniel Cherqui, MD at the Postgraduate Course: ILLS Joint Session – Techniques of Laparoscopic Liver Resection Video Session and Liver Tumor Board on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the SAGES 2017 Annual Meeting.
Dr. Cherqui reviews one of the more challenging topics. Much of the pearls and techniques masterfully demonstrated apply to any lap Liver surgery. Dr. Cherqui gives excellent detail demonstration of the caudal approach. The caudal approach advantages and the way it has changed how we view and resect the liver laparoscopically are reviewed in detail. Both lap Right hemi-liver in normal and cirrhotic liver background are discussed.