List of ISLSsg.org endorsed studies currently recruiting centers worldwide:
*Each study group leader has an equal responsibility for the project.
Study Group Leaders: Dong-Jin Joo (Yonsei University, Korea), Gonzalo Sapisochin (University of Toronto, Canada)
Title: Risk factor analysis of HCC recurrence after living donor liver transplantation.
Study Group Leaders: Prashant Bhangui (Medanta Institute, India), Dong Hwan Jung (Asan Medical Center, Korea)
Title: Impact of complex bilio-vascular donor anatomy on donor and recipient morbidity in adult LDLT.
Study Group Leaders: Dong-Sik Kim (Korea University, Korea), Karim Halazun (Cornell University, USA)
Title: Study development of futility index in deceased donor liver transplantation.
DDLT-DONOR-Basic Science Study
Study Group Leaders: Burcin Ekser (Indiana University, USA), Cristiano Quintini (Cleveland Clinic, USA)
Title: Early Allograft Dysfunction (EAD) in Liver Transplantation: Is it valid internationally?
CHOLANGIO CA Study
Study Group Leaders: Jong Man Kim (Samsung Medical Center, Korea), Silvio Nadalin (Tubingen University, Germany)
Title: Surgical and oncological outcomes of laparoscopic versus open liver resection for intrahepatic CCA.
Study Group Leaders: Albert Chan (Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong), Parissa Tabrizian (MT. Sinai New York, USA)
Title: Curative resection following neoadjuvant therapy in patients with high-risk HCC features.
METASTATIC LIVER CA Study
Study Group Leaders: Ruslan Alikhanov (MCSC-Moscow, Russia), Henrik Petrowsky (Zurich University, Switzerland)
Title: Competing impact of tumor biology and tumor burden/extent of resection on outcome after hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases.
Study Group Leaders: Fabrizio Di Benedetto (Modena University, Italy), Orlando J. Torres (Maranhão Federal University, Brazil)
Title: Liver resection for synchronous metastasis from adenocarcinoma of the pancreas.
MINIMALLY INVASIVE LS Study
Study Group Leaders: Alfred Kow (National University of Singapore, Singapore), Fernando Rotellar (University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain)
Title: Results of the laparoscopic extended cholecystectomy in gallbladder cancer. A Multi-institutional retrospective propensity score matching study.