Liver Retraction by Double-Sling Suture for Laparoscopic Gastrectomy

KIM D. G., Kim H., Guner A., Cho I., Kwon I. G., CHOI Y. Y., ...More

JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, vol.25, no.2, pp.112-116, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: To provide an optimal operative view for upper abdominal laparoscopic surgery, we developed a liver retraction method using a double-sling suture (DSS). The current report describes this method and compares the clinical results with the liver puncture (LP) retraction method.