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Medicine | Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Liver Metastases

Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Liver Metastases

Capussotti, Lorenzo (Ed.)

2011, XVI, 184 p.

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  • Elucidates the role of surgery in the therapeutic approach to colorectal liver metastases
  • Every chapter is based on an extensive literature review, allowing an analysis of current levels of evidence
  • Evaluates medical treatments and interventional procedures complementary to surgery

Surgery is the gold standard treatment of colorectal liver metastases. Patient management has undergone dramatic changes in recent years: more accurate diagnostic tools and more effective chemotherapy regimens have been introduced and surgical indications have been widely broadened. A multidisciplinary approach to treatment is now mandatory, involving oncologists, radiologists and gastroenterologists. However, many topics are still debated. This book analyzes all aspects of the surgical treatment of colorectal liver metastases based on a systematic, updated review of the literature. The aim of this volume is to provide surgeons, oncologists and radiologists with a clear overview of the state-of-the-art of treatment of colorectal liver metastases.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Chemotherapy - Colorectal Liver Metastases - Hepatic disease - Surgery - Ultrasonography

Related subjects » Medicine

Table of contents 

1. Epidemiology and Natural History 2. Diagnosis and Staging 3. Evolution of Resectability Criteria 4. Surgical Strategy 5. Results of Surgery and Prognostic Factors 6. Preoperative Chemotherapy 7. Synchronous Colorectal Liver Metastases 8. Therapeutic Strategies in Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases 9. Extrahepatic Disease 10. Adjuvant Chemotherapy and Follow-Up 11. Re-resection: Indications and Results 12. LiverMetSurvey Registry: the Italian Experience

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