Operative Techniques in Transplantation Surgery

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Englesbe, Michael J.; Mulholland, Michael W.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-45-118874-5

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 96

Doody Core Title:

  • Score: 3 (Transplantation Surgery) Doodys Essential Title
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Description

With a strong focus on technical efficiency, this book takes you step by step through every aspect of solid organ transplantation surgery.

Using concise text, full-color illustrations, and operative images, it provides detailed coverage of deceased and living donation, as well as liver, kidney, pancreas, and lung transplantation. You’ll find practical, step-by-step guidance on preoperative, intra-operative, and post-operative clinical decision making, helping you hone your skills and incorporate today’s innovative approaches into your surgical practice.

Key features:
- More than 80 global contributors known for their technical expertise share their knowledge and skills.
- Each clinical issue is discussed in the same easy-to-follow format: definition, differential diagnosis, patient history and physical findings, imaging and other diagnostic studies, surgical management, techniques, pearls and pitfalls, postoperative care, outcomes, and complications.
- Comprehensive coverage keeps you up to date on every aspect of the field, including the management of complex portal hypertension in children and adults.
- Full-color, step-by-step explanations of operative procedures help you master each technique, avoid complications, and anticipate outcomes.
- Extensive tables and bulleted text allow for quick and easy reference, while intraoperative photographs provide a surgeons-eye view of each procedure.
- Ideal for anyone involved in transplantation, including medical students, residents, transplant physicians, surgical trainees, and practicing transplant surgeons.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Englesbe, Michael J.; Mulholland, Michael W.
ISBN: 978-1-45-118874-5
Specialty:
Transplantation
Surgery
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 384
Illustrations: 525
Year: 2014
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 96

Doody Core Title:
Score:
  • 3 (Transplantation Surgery) Doodys Essential Title

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