Postoperative adjuvant transarterial (chemo)embolisation after liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Qi Zhang,

    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Xue Li Bai,

    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Wei Chen,

    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Tao Ma,

    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Hao Liu,

    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Yun Zhang,

    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
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  • Xiao Jun Hu,

    1. Zhejiang University, Center for Medical Information, Hangzhou, China
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  • Ting Bo Liang

    Corresponding author
    1. the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
    • Ting Bo Liang, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, 88 Jiefang Road, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, 310009, China. liangtingbo@zju.edu.cn.

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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To evaluate systematically the available literature of randomised clinical trials regarding the benefits and harms of transarterial (chemo)embolisation as a postoperative adjuvant treatment in people who have undergone hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma.