Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Nussbaum, Michael
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 87
Part of a brand-new series that presents common and advanced procedures in the major subspecialties of general surgery.
This volume covers surgical procedures of the stomach and includes sections on procedures for ulcer disease, procedures for neoplastic disease, operations for postgastrectomy syndromes, bariatric operations, and other gastric operations.
The series is overseen by Josef E. Fischer, MD, editor of the classic two-volume reference Mastery of Surgery. Master Techniques in Surgery is written by acknowledged master surgeons, emphasizes surgical procedures, and is lavishly illustrated with original full-color drawings. The contributors fully explain their preferred techniques in step-by-step, thoroughly illustrated detail, assess indications and contraindications, offer guidelines on preoperative planning, and discuss outcomes, complications, and follow-up.
Over 300 original full-color drawings
Step-by-step guidance from over 40 masters in their field
Master Techniques in Surgery: Gastric Surgery