Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy using the LiVac liver retractor system: technical report
Daegeun Park, Yong Jin Kim, Yoona Chung
Exposure of the angle of His (AOH) with liver retraction is one of the key processes during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG). A new internal liver retractor, the LiVac (LiVac, Pty Ltd.) has recently been introduced. This study was conducted to evaluate the feasibility of the LiVac in LSG. We applied the LiVac in 20 patients who received LSG.