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Abdominal ultrasound for surgeons

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Ellen J. Hagopian, Junji Machi, editors. Springer , c2014.
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Abdominal Ultrasound for Surgeons provides a comprehensive guide to the use of ultrasonography in surgical practice of abdominal diseases. The content is divided into three major sections focusing on basic principles of ultrasound, ultrasound anatomy and pathology of the abdomen, and employment of ultrasound of the abdomen in surgical practice. A final section is dedicated to the logistics of incorporating ultrasound into a surgical practice. The first section provides an introduction to the pr…
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Hagopian, Ellen J.
Machi, Junji
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Ellen J. Hagopian, Junji Machi, editors
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 311 pages)
ISBN
9781461495987
9781461495994 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdomen - diagnostic imaging
Abdomen - surgery
Ultrasonography
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Abdomen - Ultrasonic imaging
Médecine
Operative ultrasonography
Abstract
Abdominal Ultrasound for Surgeons provides a comprehensive guide to the use of ultrasonography in surgical practice of abdominal diseases. The content is divided into three major sections focusing on basic principles of ultrasound, ultrasound anatomy and pathology of the abdomen, and employment of ultrasound of the abdomen in surgical practice. A final section is dedicated to the logistics of incorporating ultrasound into a surgical practice. The first section provides an introduction to the principles of ultrasonography focusing on ultrasound physics, equipment, and instrumentation. A detailed approach to the various scanning methods and image interpretation is demonstrated with illustrations, images, and video. The second section focuses on ultrasound anatomy of the abdomen. Each chapter demonstrates the normal and abnormal ultrasound anatomy of specific abdominal organ or organ systems (abdominal wall, liver, pancreas, biliary, stomach, anorectum, retroperitoneum, vascular) with illustrations and images. The current status and technique of endoscopic ultrasound of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tracks is addressed in this section. The third section provides a state-of-the-art review of the status of each major application of abdominal ultrasound in surgery. Topics range from trauma ultrasound and laparoscopic staging to techniques in ultrasound guidance and three-dimensional targeting. This section provides a comprehensive review of the employment of interventional, intraoperative, laparoscopic, transabdominal and endoscopic ultrasound. The fourth and last section addresses the practice aspects of incorporation of ultrasound into a surgical practice.
Contents
Part I. The Basics -- Introduction: The Importance of Ultrasound in a Surgical Practice -- Physical Principles of Ultrasound -- Instrumentation in Ultrasound -- Scanning Techniques in Transabdominal and Intraoperative/Laparoscopic Ultrasound -- Imaging Characteristics and Artifacts -- Part II. Anatomy, Application, and Intervention: Transabdominal, Intraoperative, Laparoscopic -- Abdominal Wall Anatomy, Pathology, and Intervention -- Percutaneous Ultrasound Guidance Techniques and Procedures -- Trauma Ultrasound -- Abdominal/Retroperitoneal Vascular Ultrasound -- Laparoscopic Ultrasound in Staging of GI Malignancies -- Endoscopic Ultrasound in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract -- Intraoperative and Laparoscopic Ultrasound During Pancreatic Surgery -- Intraoperative Ultrasound During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy -- Intraoperative Ultrasound During Biliary Tract Surgery -- Intraoperative and Laparoscopic Ultrasound During Liver Surgery -- Techniques in Laparoscopic and Intraoperative Ultrasound Guidance -- Ultrasound Techniques for Liver Tumor Ablation -- Computer-Assisted Navigation for Ultrasound "3-D Ultrasound" -- Endoluminal Ultrasound: Anatomy, Technique, and Intervention of the Anorectum -- Part III. Ultrasound in Surgical Practice -- Getting Started -- Abdominal Ultrasound: Credentialing and Certification -- Coding and Billing for Ultrasound Examinations -- Future Perspective in Abdominal Ultrasound.
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Advances in peritoneal surface oncology

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Springer-Verlag , c2007.
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González-Moreno, Santiago
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Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2007
Series Vol.
169
Series Title
Resent Results in Cancer Research
ISBN
9783540307600
Subjects (MeSH)
Carcinoma - therapy
Mesothelioma - therapy
Peritoneal Neoplasms - drug therapy
Peritoneal Neoplasms - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Oncology
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Aesthetic surgery of the abdominal wall

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Springer-Verlag , c2005.
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Mirrafati, Sid
Shiffman, Melvin A
Alternate Title
Esthetic surgery of the abdominal wall
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2005
ISBN
9783540272632
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdominal Wall - surgery
Surgery, Plastic - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Cosmetic techniques
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Biliary Lithiasis : Basic Science, Current Diagnosis and Management

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by Giuseppe Borzellino, Claudio Cordiano. Springer , c2008.
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Borzellino, Giuseppe
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Cordiano, Claudio
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by Giuseppe Borzellino, Claudio Cordiano
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2008
ISBN
9788847007635
Subjects (MeSH)
Biliary tract surgical procedures
Cholecystectomy, laparoscopic - methods
Cholelithiasis
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Endoscopic surgery
Gastroenterology
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Desmoid Tumors

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Charisse Litchman, editor. Springer , c2012.
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Desmoid Tumors (DT), also called Aggressive Fibromatoses, are a rare fibroblastic proliferative disease, with an incidence of 2 to 4 new cases per million people per year. Despite the absence of a metastatic potential, DT cause significant morbidity and at times mortality due to its locally invasive behaviour. The anatomical locations can be abdominal, extra-abdominal (often in the extremities) and intra-abdominal. This book is the first manuscript dedicated entirely to Desmoid Tumors. Written …
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Litchman, Charisse
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Charisse Litchman, editor
Place of Publication
Dordrecht
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 221 p. : 50 ill., 21 ill. in color)
ISBN
9789400716858
Subjects (MeSH)
Fibromatosis, abdominal
Fibromatosis, aggressive
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Cancer - Surgery
Oncology
Abstract
Desmoid Tumors (DT), also called Aggressive Fibromatoses, are a rare fibroblastic proliferative disease, with an incidence of 2 to 4 new cases per million people per year. Despite the absence of a metastatic potential, DT cause significant morbidity and at times mortality due to its locally invasive behaviour. The anatomical locations can be abdominal, extra-abdominal (often in the extremities) and intra-abdominal. This book is the first manuscript dedicated entirely to Desmoid Tumors. Written by prominent clinicians, researchers and advocacy group experts, patients and professionals alike will find this to be a comprehensive review. Clinical presentation, imaging guidelines and treatment paradigms are highlighted. Both the sporadic and heredity forms (Familial Adenomatous Polyposis) will be discussed. A thorough discussion on the unique issues in children with DT is included. A portion of the book will address the role of the APC gene, the ø-catenin protein and the role of mutations in the genesis of DT. Emerging cutting edge research techniques will be revealed. Also included is a thoughtful discussion on the controversial labelling of Desmoid Tumors as benign and the consequences of such a designation. The role of advocacy groups in supporting research and in promoting awareness of rare diseases such as DT will be outlined. This book will serve as basis to prepare clinicians, researchers and patients to embark on the quest for a cure for Desmoid Tumors.
Contents
1. Introduction -- Part I. The identification and treatment of Desmoid Tumors -- 2. Clinical presentation of Desmoid Tumors -- 3. Pathology of Desmoid Tumors -- 4. APC/ß-catenin degeneration in Desmoid Tumors: important implications for diagnosis, prognosis, and therapy -- 5. Imaging Techniques in Desmoid Tumors -- 6. Surgical Management of DesmoidTumors -- 7. Systemic Therapy of Desmoid Tumors -- 8. Radiation Therapy for Desmoid Tumors -- 9. Interventional Radiology -- Part 2. Special Populations with Desmoid Tumors -- 10. Desmoid Disease in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis -- 11. Desmoid Tumor in Children and Adolescents: The Influence of Age -- Part 3. Considerations for current and future advancement in the search for a cure -- 12. Microarrays and High-Throughput Sequencing in Desmoid Type Fibromatosis and Scar -- 13. Desmoid Tumors: Are they benign or malignant? -- 14. The Role of Advocacy Groups in Rare Tumors such as Desmoid Tumors -- Index.
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Diseases of the Pancreas : Current Surgical Therapy

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edited by Hans G. Beger, Seiki Matsuno, John L. Cameron, Bettina M. Rau, Makoto Sunamura, Richard D. Schulick. Springer-Verlag , c2008.
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Beger, Hans G
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Cameron, John L
Matsuno, Seiki
Rau, Bettina M
Schulick, Richard D
Sunamura, Makoto
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edited by Hans G. Beger, Seiki Matsuno, John L. Cameron, Bettina M. Rau, Makoto Sunamura, Richard D. Schulick
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2008
ISBN
9783540286561
Subjects (MeSH)
Pancreatic Diseases - diagnosis
Pancreatic Diseases - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Gastroenterology
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Glissonean Pedicle Transection Method for Hepatic Resection

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by Ken Takasaki. Springer , c2007.
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Takasaki, Ken
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by Ken Takasaki
Place of Publication
Tokyo
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2007
ISBN
9784431489443
Subjects (MeSH)
Carcinoma, hepatocellular - surgery
Hepatectomy - methods - atlases
Liver Neoplasms - surgery - Atlases
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Cancer Surgery
Hepatology
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Hernia Repair Sequelae

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edited by Volker Schumpelick, Robert J. Fitzgibbons. Springer-Verlag , c2010.
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Schumpelick, Volker
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Fitzgibbons, Robert J
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edited by Volker Schumpelick, Robert J. Fitzgibbons
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2010
ISBN
9783642115417
Subjects (MeSH)
Hernia - complications
Herniorrhaphy
Postoperative Complications
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
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Incisional Hernia

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by Feliciano Crovella, Giovanni Bartone, Landino Fei. Springer , c2008.
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Crovella, Feliciano
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Bartone, Giovanni
Fei, Landino
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by Feliciano Crovella, Giovanni Bartone, Landino Fei
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2008
Series Title
Updates in surgery
ISBN
9788847007222
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdominal Muscles - surgery
Hernia, Ventral - surgery
Postoperative Complications
Reoperation
Surgical Mesh
Surgical Procedures, Operative - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
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Innovative Technologies and Non-Invasive Procedures in Bariatric Surgery

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Jérôme Dargent. Springer , c2013.
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The majority of the obese population still does not take advantage of the available surgical possibilities. Clinical research should be oriented towards less invasive procedures that could be accepted by the mainstream. In 2012, most non-invasive bariatric techniques are still not standardized or sufficiently assessed, but they are being constantly upgraded. The purpose of this book is to spark a discussion between experts from around the world, and to gather relevant information on new technol…
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Dargent, Jérôme
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Jérôme Dargent
Place of Publication
Paris
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2013
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1 online resource (ix, 93 p. : 39 ill., 5 ill. in color)
ISBN
9782817804040
Subjects (MeSH)
Bariatric Surgery - methods
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures - methods
Obesity - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Endoscopic surgery
Gastroenterology
Abstract
The majority of the obese population still does not take advantage of the available surgical possibilities. Clinical research should be oriented towards less invasive procedures that could be accepted by the mainstream. In 2012, most non-invasive bariatric techniques are still not standardized or sufficiently assessed, but they are being constantly upgraded. The purpose of this book is to spark a discussion between experts from around the world, and to gather relevant information on new technologies that will make it possible to enlarge the vision of bariatric care to a growing number of morbid obese and non-morbid obese patients.
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ABILITI System -- Anaesthesia: Less invasive approach in the obese patient -- Anaesthesiology for non invasive bariatric surgery -- Anti-reflux endoscopic procedures -- Anubis -- Benchmarking of novel technologies in bariatric surgery -- Cooperation between the bariatric surgeon and the endoscopist -- Double Intra Gastric Balloon -- Duodeno-jejunal bypass sleeve: a novel approach for type 2 diabetes -- Endo-flip system for band adjustment -- Endoluminal vacuum therapy -- Endoscopic Re-do for failed Gastric Bypass -- Endoscopic Re-do for failed Sleeve Gastrectomy -- Endoscopic stapling for morbid obesity -- Endoscopic treatment of post-op complications -- Expectations regarding endoluminal technologies -- Flexible Endostitch -- Full Sense System for obesity -- Gastric Balloon -- Gastric Balloon without endoscopy -- Double gastric balloon -- Extra-Gastric Adjustable Balloon -- Externally Adjustable Gastric Balloon -- Internally Adjustable Gastric Balloon -- Gastric Plication -- Gastric Plication combined with banding -- Laparoscopic instrument for Gastric Plication -- G-prox 'ROSE' and 'POSE' for morbid obesity and re-do -- Hiatal hernia endoscopic procedures -- Ileal Transposition (+ sleeve gastrectomy) -- Injection at the GE junction -- Intragastric injection of Botulinum toxin -- Intragastric injection of satiety-hormone-producing cells -- Intragastric Balloon placement and removal -- Laparoscopic Gastric Banding through the SILS approach -- Laparoscopic Gastric Plication -- Laparoscopic micro-instrumentation -- Magnetic Internal Video -- MID-Sleeve -- Neuromodulation in obesity treatments -- NOTES bariatric surgery -- NOTES Sleeve Gastrectomy -- Over The Stitch (APOLLO) System -- OVESCO System -- PEG drainage -- POSE technique (see Transport) -- Powered stapling -- Pressure guided adjustments -- Reshape gastric balloon (see double Intra Gastric Balloon) -- Robotic needle-holder -- ROSE technique (see Transport) -- SILS Laparoscopic Bilio Pancreatic Diversion. - SILS Laparoscopic Gastric Banding -- SILS Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass -- SILS Lap-Band removal -- TANTALUS System -- Stent for gastric leak -- SILS Sleeve Gastrectomy -- TOGa device -- Transport G-prox ROSE for re-do after failed gastric bypass and POSE for primary cases -- Transpyloric shuttle (BARONOVA) -- TRIM procedure for obesity -- ValentX System for morbid obesity -- ABILITI® System -- Anaesthesia: Less Invasive Approach in the Obese Patient -- Anaesthesiology for Non Invasive Bariatric Surgery -- Anti-reflux Endoscopic Procedures -- Anubis -- Benchmarking of Novel Technologies in Bariatric Surgery -- Cooperation Between the Bariatric Surgeon and the Endoscopist -- Double Intra Gastric Balloon -- Duodeno-Jejunal Bypass Sleeve: A Novel Approach for Type 2 Diabetes -- Endo-Flip System -- Endoluminal Vacuum Therapy -- Endoscopic Re-do for Failed Gastric Bypass -- Endoscopic Re-do for Failed Sleeve Gastrectomy -- Endoscopic Stapling for Morbid Obesity -- Endoscopic Therapy for Weight Regain After Gastric Bypass -- Endoscopic Treatment of Post-op Complications After Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy (Leaks, Stenosis) -- Expectations Among Surgeons Regarding Endoluminal Therapies -- Extra-Gastric Adjustable Balloon -- Externally Adjustable Gastric Balloon -- Flexible Endostitch -- Full Sense System for Obesity -- Gastric Balloon -- Gastric Balloon Without Endoscopy -- Gastric Plication (Laparoscopic Greater Curve Plication or LGCP) -- Gastric Plication Associated with Banding -- G-Prox for Morbid Obesity -- Ileal Transposition -- Injection at the GE Junction -- Intra Gastric Injection of Botulinum Toxin -- Intra Gastric Injection of Satiety-Hormone-Producing Cells -- Internally Adjustable Gastric Balloon -- Laparoscopic Gastric Plication -- Laparoscopic Instruments for Gastric Plication -- Laparoscopic Micro-Instrumentation -- Magnetic Internal Video -- MID-Sleeve -- Neuromodulation in Obesity Treatments -- VBLOC Therapy -- NOTES Bariatric Surgery -- NOTES Sleeve Gastrectomy -- Overstitch Endoscopic Suturing System (OESS) -- OVESCO System -- PEG Drainage -- POSE Technique -- Powered Stapling Device -- Pressure Guided Adjustments After Laparoscopic Adjustable Band -- Reshape Intra Gastric Balloon -- Restore Suturing System (TRIM Procedure) -- Robotic Needle-Holder -- ROSE Technique -- Safestitch Device -- SILS Laparoscopic Bilio Pancreatic Diversion -- SILS Laparoscopic Gastric Banding -- SILS Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass -- SILS Lap-Band Removal -- SILS Sleeve Gastrectomy -- SILS Trocars -- Spiderman -- Stents for Staple-Line Leaks -- Stomaphyx -- TANTALUS Device -- TERIS Device -- TOGa Device -- Transport G-Prox “ROSE” for Re-do After Failed Gastric Bypass and “POSE” for Primary Cases -- Transpyloric Shuttle® (Baronova) -- ValenTX System for Morbid Obesity.
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Insall & Scott surgery of the knee

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editor-in-chief, W. Norman Scott ; associate editors, David R. Diduch, Richard Iorio, William J. Long. (6th ed.) Elsevier , c2018.
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Insall, John N
Scott, W. Norman
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editor-in-chief, W. Norman Scott ; associate editors, David R. Diduch, Richard Iorio, William J. Long
Edition
6th ed.
Alternate Title
Insall and Scott surgery of the knee
Surgery of the knee
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date Published
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9780323400466 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroplasty
Knee - surgery
Knee injuries - surgery
Ligaments, articular - injuries
Subjects (LCSH)
Arthroplasty
Knee - surgery
Knee - Surgery
Knee Injuries - surgery
Ligaments, Articular - injuries
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Intraperitoneal Cancer Therapy

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edited by C. William Helm, Robert P. Edwards. Humana Press , c2007.
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Helm, C. William
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Edwards, Robert P
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edited by C. William Helm, Robert P. Edwards
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date Published
c2007
Series Title
Current clinical oncology
ISBN
9781597451956
Subjects (MeSH)
Colorectal neoplasms - therapy
Hyperthermia, induced
Ovarian Neoplasms - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Cancer - Surgery
Gynecology
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Liver and Biliary Tract Surgery : Embryological Anatomy to 3D-Imaging and Transplant Innovations

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edited by Constantine Ch. Karaliotas, Christoph E. Broelsch, Nagy A. Habib. Springer-Verlag , c2006.
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Karaliotas, Constantine Ch
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Broelsch, Christoph E
Habib, Nagy A
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edited by Constantine Ch. Karaliotas, Christoph E. Broelsch, Nagy A. Habib
Place of Publication
Vienna
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2006
ISBN
9783211492772
Subjects (MeSH)
Biliary Tract - anatomy & histology
Biliary tract surgical procedures
Imaging, three-dimensional
Liver - anatomy & histology
Liver Diseases - surgery
Liver Transplantation - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Diagnostic Imaging
Gastroenterology
Hepatology
Interventional radiology
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Liver Metastases

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edited by Graeme J. Poston, Riccardo A Audisio, Paulo M. G. Hoff, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey. Springer-Verlag , c2009.
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Poston, Graeme J
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Audisio, Riccardo A
Hoff, Paulo M. G
Vauthey, Jean-Nicolas
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edited by Graeme J. Poston, Riccardo A Audisio, Paulo M. G. Hoff, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2009
ISBN
9781846289477
Subjects (MeSH)
Liver Neoplasms - secondary
Neoplasm metastasis
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Cancer Surgery
Hepatology
Oncology
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Management of abdominal hernias

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Andrew N. Kingsnorth, Karl A. LeBlanc, editors. (4th ed.) Springer , c2013.
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Hernia repair is one of the commonest operations in general surgery. Open or laparoscopic repair of a primary inguinal hernia is a relatively straightforward operation, but more complex abdominal wall hernias demand greater surgical skill and knowledge. The editors have assembled the world's top herniologists to describe and illustrate numerous surgical techniques in detail. The field of herniology has developed rapidly over the last few years. Since the previous edition of this book, publishe…
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Kingsnorth, Andrew N
LeBlanc, Karl A
Responsibility
Andrew N. Kingsnorth, Karl A. LeBlanc, editors
Edition
4th ed.
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 414 p. : 490 ill., 250 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781848828773
Subjects (MeSH)
Hernia, Abdominal - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Surgery
Abstract
Hernia repair is one of the commonest operations in general surgery. Open or laparoscopic repair of a primary inguinal hernia is a relatively straightforward operation, but more complex abdominal wall hernias demand greater surgical skill and knowledge. The editors have assembled the world's top herniologists to describe and illustrate numerous surgical techniques in detail. The field of herniology has developed rapidly over the last few years. Since the previous edition of this book, published in 2003, new surgical techniques have been developed and many new prosthetic and biologic materials have been introduced. Management of Abdominal Hernias 4e presents an authoritative, comprehensive and fully updated account of the surgical techniques and the available prosthetic materials for performing repair of abdominal wall hernias. Both open and laparoscopic methods are included. It is aimed at general and specialist surgeons in the practice of clinical surgery, as well as trainee surgeons.
Contents
Preface -- Preface to the Third Edition -- General Introduction and History of Hernia Surgery -- Essential Anatomy of the Abdominal Wall -- Epidemiology and Etiology of Primary Groin Hernias -- Logistics -- Economics of Hernia Repair -- Principles in Hernia Surgery -- Prostheses and Products for Hernioplasty -- Biology of Prosthetics -- Anesthesia -- Complications of Hernia in General -- Inguinal Hernias in Children -- Umbilical Hernia in Babies and Children -- Diagnosis of a Lump in the Groin in the Adult -- Anterior Open Repair of Inguinal Hernia in Adults -- Extraperitoneal or Preperitoneal Open Repair of Groin Hernias Using Prosthetic Reinforcement -- Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair -- Femoral Hernia -- Umbilical, Epigastric, Spigelian Hernias -- Lumbar Hernia -- Hernias of the Pelvic Wall -- Incisional Hernia: The "Open" Techniques (Excluding Parastomal Hernia) -- Laparoscopic Incisional and Ventral Hernia Repair -- Parastomal Hernia -- The Laparoscopic Repair of Parastomal Hernias -- Complications of Laparoscopic Incisional and Ventral Hernia Repair -- Sports Hernias and Athletic Pubalgia.
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Noyes' knee disorders : surgery, rehabilitation, clinical outcomes

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editor, Frank R. Noyes ; associate editor, Sue D. Barber-Westin. (2nd ed.) Elsevier , c2017.
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Frank R. Noyes, MD - internationally-renowned knee surgeon and orthopaedic sports medicine specialist - presents this unparalleled resource on the diagnosis, management, and outcomes analysis for the full range of complex knee disorders.
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Barber-Westin, Sue D
Noyes, Frank R
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editor, Frank R. Noyes ; associate editor, Sue D. Barber-Westin
Edition
2nd ed.
Alternate Title
Knee disorders
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date Published
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource, 1280 p.
ISBN
9780323329033
Subjects (MeSH)
Joint Diseases - rehabilitation
Joint Diseases - surgery
Knee Injuries - rehabilitation
Knee injuries - surgery
Knee joint - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Joint Diseases - rehabilitation
Joint Diseases - surgery
Knee - Surgery
Knee - Surgery - Patients - Rehabilitation
Knee Injuries - rehabilitation
Knee Injuries - surgery
Knee Joint - surgery
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Frank R. Noyes, MD - internationally-renowned knee surgeon and orthopaedic sports medicine specialist - presents this unparalleled resource on the diagnosis, management, and outcomes analysis for the full range of complex knee disorders.
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Open, laparoscopic and robotic hepatic transection : tools and methods

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Isidoro Di Carlo, editor ; foreword by Jacques Belghiti. Springer , c2012.
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Bleeding from the liver surface during hepatic transection is one of the main factors affecting mortality and morbidity of liver resection. For this reason, numerous devices have been developed that employ a variety of techniques to minimize parenchymal damage and so improve the safety of resection. This book describes all the devices that are currently available for hepatic transection via open, laparoscopic, and robotic approaches. Procedures are explained and illustrated step by step using …
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Di Carlo, Isidoro
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Isidoro Di Carlo, editor ; foreword by Jacques Belghiti
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 164 p. : 119 ill. in color)
ISBN
9788847026223
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Loss, Surgical - prevention & control
Hemostasis, surgical - methods
Hepatectomy - instrumentation
Hepatectomy - methods
Liver Transplantation - instrumentation
Liver Transplantation - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Oncology
Surgery
Abstract
Bleeding from the liver surface during hepatic transection is one of the main factors affecting mortality and morbidity of liver resection. For this reason, numerous devices have been developed that employ a variety of techniques to minimize parenchymal damage and so improve the safety of resection. This book describes all the devices that are currently available for hepatic transection via open, laparoscopic, and robotic approaches. Procedures are explained and illustrated step by step using informative color figures and photographs. This landmark reference in the field will be an ideal guide for liver surgeons as well as a valuable tool for students, residents, and general surgeons.
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Part I. Open Hepatic Transection -- Part II. Laparoscopic Transection -- Part III. Robotic Transection -- Index.
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Options in the management of the open abdomen

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Firas G. Madbak, Dale A. Dangleben, editors. Springer , c2015.
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Dangleben, Dale A.
Madbak, Firas
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Firas G. Madbak, Dale A. Dangleben, editors
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 82 pages)
ISBN
9781493918263
9781493918270 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdomen - surgery
Abdominal Injuries - surgery
Abdominal Wound Closure Techniques
Intra-Abdominal Hypertension - prevention & control
Wound Closure Techniques - instrumentation
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Contents
1 Historical Perspective -- 2. Damage Control -- 3. Abdominal Compartment Syndrome -- 4. Types of Closure -- 5. The Biologics Explosion Era -- 6. Considerations in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction -- 7. Endoscopic Component Separation for Ventral Hernia Repair -- 8. Complications.
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Progress in Colorectal Surgery

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edited by John Beynon, Nicholas D. Carr. Springer-Verlag , c2005.
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Beynon, John
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Carr, Nicholas D
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edited by John Beynon, Nicholas D. Carr
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date Published
c2005
ISBN
9781846280580
Subjects (MeSH)
Colonic diseases - surgery
Rectal diseases - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Colorectal diseases
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Radiology of the Post Surgical Abdomen

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John Brittenden, Damian J.M. Tolan, editors. Springer , c2012.
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Radiology of the Post Surgical Abdomen provides a comprehensive overview of all abdominal operations involving the gastrointestinal tract, pancreas, hepatobiliary and genitourinary systems. Each chapter is fully illustrated with artists' drawings and radiological images of normal post operative anatomy. The complications associated with each procedure are described alongside imaging examples. Written by experts in the field, Radiology of the Post Surgical Abdomen provides the reader with key te…
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Brittenden, John
Tolan, Damian J.M
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John Brittenden, Damian J.M. Tolan, editors
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 326 p. : 447 ill., 42 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781447127758
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdomen - surgery
Postoperative Complications - diagnostic imaging
Postoperative Period
Radiography, Abdominal - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Gastroenterology
Radiology, Medical
Abstract
Radiology of the Post Surgical Abdomen provides a comprehensive overview of all abdominal operations involving the gastrointestinal tract, pancreas, hepatobiliary and genitourinary systems. Each chapter is fully illustrated with artists' drawings and radiological images of normal post operative anatomy. The complications associated with each procedure are described alongside imaging examples. Written by experts in the field, Radiology of the Post Surgical Abdomen provides the reader with key teaching points emphasising differentiation between normal post-operative anatomy and complications.
Contents
Introduction to the Post Surgical Abdomen -- The Esophagus -- The Stomach and Duodenum -- The Pancreas -- The Biliary Tree -- The Liver -- The Small Bowel -- The Colon -- Genitourinary System -- Index.
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