We appreciate the interest expressed in our systematic review on bile duct injury prevention.
Indeed, we have not included the role of preoperative magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) in our results, as our main objective was to investigate the different possible methods of BDI prevention that could be applied intraoperatively.
Nevertheless, as the authors have demonstrated, the use of preoperative MRCP indeed is an interesting modality that might be of use in the work-up of cholecystectomy procedures and subsequently aid in prevention of BDI. [...]

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2019.02.016, hdl.handle.net/1765/116297
Journal International Journal of Surgery
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van de Graaf, F.W, & Lange, J.F. (2019). Comments on 'Safe laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A systematic review of bile duct injury prevention': Is there a place for MRCP?. International Journal of Surgery, 64, 49–49. doi:10.1016/j.ijsu.2019.02.016