TY - CHAP A1 - Masahiko Hirota A2 - Daisuke Hashimoto A3 - Kazuya Sakata A4 - Hideyuki Kuroki A5 - Youhei Tanaka A6 - Takatoshi Ishiko A7 - Yu Motomura A8 - Shinji Ishikawa A9 - Yoshitaka Kiyota A10 - Tetsumasa Arita A11 - Atsushi Inayoshi A12 - Yasushi Yagi ED1 - Ahmed AbdelRaouf ElGeidie Y1 - 2011-11-14 PY - 2011 T1 - Laparoscopy-Assisted Distal Pancreatectomy N2 - Updated topics in minimally invasive abdominal surgery provides surgeons interested in minimally invasive abdominal surgery with the most recent techniques and discussions in laparoscopic surgery. This book includes different topics covering a big variety of medical conditions with up-to-date information. It discusses many controversies in a clear and user-friendly manner. This book is made for young junior surgeons in training and also senior surgeons who need to know the most recent work in the field of laparoscopy. To make the material easily digestive, we provided the book with many figures and illustrations for different procedures and technical pearls. BT - Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery SP - Ch. 4 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/17827 DO - 10.5772/17827 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-10-27 ER -