Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology / 2018 / Article / Tab 5

Review Article

Laparoscopic versus Open Surgery for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Meta-Analysis of High-Quality Case-Matched Studies

Table 5

Previous meta-analyses comparing LH to OH for HCC.

VariablesZhouLiXiongYin

Year2011201220122013
Included studies1010915
Total LH numbers213244234485
Surgical extensionMinor resectionMinor resectionMinor resectionMinor resection
Operation timeNSNSNSNS
Blood lossFavor LHFavor LHFavor LHFavor LH
Overall morbidityFavor LHFavor LHN/AFavor LH
Severe complicationsN/AN/AN/AN/A
ascitesN/AN/AFavor LHN/A
Liver failureNSN/AFavor LHN/A
Respiratory complicationsNSN/ANSN/A
MortalityNSN/ANSN/A
Hospital stayFavor LHFavor LHFavor LHFavor LH
Tumor sizeN/AN/AN/AN/A
Margin distanceNSNSN/ANS
R0 resectionN/ANSNSNS
SurvivalN/AN/AN/ANS

NS: not significant, N/A: not available.