Surgical techniques and postoperative management to prevent postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreatic surgery
Hiromichi Kawaida, Hiroshi Kono, Naohiro Hosomura, Hidetake Amemiya, Jun Itakura, Daisuke Ichikawa, First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, Yamanashi 409-3898, Japan
Hideki Fujii, Department of Surgery, Kofu Manicipal Hospital, Yamanashi 400-0832, Japan
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Corresponding author: Hiromichi Kawaida, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Doctor, Surgeon, First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, 1110 Shimokato, Chuou-shi, Yamanashi 409-3898, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: March 20, 2019
Peer-review started: March 20, 2019
First decision: June 10, 2019
Revised: June 20, 2019
Accepted: June 25, 2019
Article in press: June 26, 2019
Published online: July 28, 2019