July, 2020- International HPB Surgery Journal Club


Friday, July 31st

The meeting times are: 12 pm CET, 8 pm in Japan, 7 pm in China, 6 am EST in the US,

1 pm Lithuania.


We are honored and proud to introduce Prof. Makuuchi, Prof. Ban and Dr. Takamoto, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan who will be presenting at our July International HPB JC.


The planned topic: “Anatomical liver resection for HCC”


The selected article for the discussion will be presented by Dr. Takamoto:

Viganò L, Procopio F, Mimmo A, et al. Oncologic superiority of anatomic resection of hepatocellular carcinoma by ultrasound-guided compression of the portal tributaries compared with nonanatomic resection: An analysis of patients matched for tumor characteristics and liver function. Surgery. 2018;164(5):1006-1013. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2018.06.030


Video of anatomical segmentectomy and personal experience will be presented by Prof. Makuuchi and the most recent laparoscopic segmentectomy by Prof. Ban.


Meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/3489967242