Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Hawn, Mary
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 82
Ideal for practitioners who wish to focus on mastering today’s best foregut surgery procedures, it you step-by-step through each technique in a consistent manner, using concise, bulleted text, full-color illustrations, and full-color intraoperative photographs to clearly convey exactly what to look for and how to proceed.
Comprised of just the foregut surgery content from Operative Techniques in Surgery, the comprehensive 2-volume set edited by Michael W. Mulholland.
- Master the full range of essential procedures with comprehensive coverage of paraesophageal hernia surgery, GERD treatment of esophageal cancer and esophageal perforation, surgery of the stomach and duodenum, bariatric operations, and surgery of the gall bladder, spleen, and abdominal wall.
- Select the best open or minimally invasive approach for each patient with balanced coverage of the available options.
- Gain rich, complete grasp of key nuances of technique by viewing photographs and medical illustrations side by side.
- Review intraoperative considerations for each procedure before making your way through the technique.