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Volume 2012, Article ID 265918, 8 pages
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Laparoscopic Navigated Liver Resection: Technical Aspects and Clinical Practice in Benign Liver Tumors

1Department of Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany
2Institute for Robotics and Cognitive Systems, University of Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany
3Graduate School for Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences, University of Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany

Received 12 March 2012; Accepted 20 June 2012

Academic Editors: A. Anselmi, A. R. Novotny, and Y. Rino

Copyright © 2012 Markus Kleemann et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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