Maingot's Abdominal Operations

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  • Edition: 11th
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  • Copyright: 2007-04-06
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
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The acclaimed abdominal operations classic- now in one completely up-to-date volume! Through ten successful editions,Maingot's Abdominal Operationshas built a well-deserved reputation as the most complete, current, and sought-after resource among general, colorectal, and gastrointestinal surgeons. This unsurpassed abdominal surgery companion covers benign and malignant conditions-along with both common and esoteric diseases-in 53 focused chapters written by preeminent scholars. Previously available in two volumes,Maingot's Abdominal Operations, Eleventh Edition, now delivers all of the book's trusted content in a single streamlined source for the first time. From cover to cover, you'll find skill-sharpening perspectives-many new to this edition-on all clinically relevant areas of abdominal surgery, from abdominal abscess and enteric fistula to endocrine tumors of the pancreas. Features o The crucial details of every abdominal surgery procedure, including a new section on minimally invasive procedures Solid background chapters that provide essential guidance on all pre- and postoperative strategies and endoscopic intervention Commanding coverage of the full spectrum of diseases by region, filled with insights into congenital, acquired, and neoplastic conditions An indispensable, authoritative overview of all GI surgery operations, including every open, endoscopic, and interventional procedure A practical look at preoperative and postoperative management, with an incisive examination of issues related to the monitoring of postoperative complications Helpful step-by-step guidance on incisions, closures, and management of the abdominal wound Extensive, detailed art program featuring hundreds of new technique-clarifying illustrations-including over 400 new complex anatomical drawings Prominent new authorship: the book is edited by highly respected surgeons at Harvard Medical School, along with an international team of expert contributors

Author Biography

Michael Zinner, MD, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Chairman, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.

Stanley Ashely, MD, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.

Edward Whang, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.

Table of Contents

Contributorsp. vii
Prefacep. xv
A Focused History of Surgeryp. 3
Preoperative and Postoperative Managementp. 9
Endoscopy and Endoscopic Interventionp. 35
Abdominal Wall
Incisions, Closures, and Management of the Abdominal Woundp. 71
Herniasp. 103
Intestinal Stomasp. 141
Abdominal Abscess and Enteric Fistulap. 179
Benign Esophageal Disordersp. 203
Gastroesophageal Reflux Diseasep. 231
Cancer of the Esophagusp. 271
Surgical Procedures to Resect and Replace the Esophagusp. 305
Stomach and Duodenum
Benign Gastric Disordersp. 333
Ulcer Complicationsp. 353
Stomach and Duodenum: Operative Proceduresp. 377
Gastric Adenocarcinomap. 417
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumorsp. 439
Morbid Obesity and Operations for Morbid Obesityp. 455
Small Intestine and Colon
Bowel Obstructionp. 479
Diverticular Disease of the Colonp. 509
Crohn's Diseasep. 521
Ulcerative Colitisp. 551
Appendix and Appendectomyp. 589
Tumors of the Small Intestinep. 613
Tumors of the Colonp. 625
Rectum and Anus
Benign Disorders of the Anorectum (Pelvic Floor, Fissures, Hemorrhoids, Fistulas)p. 663
Cancer of the Rectump. 693
Cancer of the Anusp. 727
Complications following Anorectal Surgeryp. 747
Hepatic Abscess and Cystic Disease of the Liverp. 757
Benign and Malignant Primary Liver Neoplasmsp. 783
Colorectal Metastasis (Resection, Pumps, Radiofrequency Ablation, and Cryoablation)p. 813
Portal Hypertensionp. 831
Gallbladder and Bile Ducts
Cholecystectomy (Open and Laparoscopic)p. 847
Choledocholithiasis and Cholangitisp. 865
Choledochal Cyst and Biliary Stricturesp. 889
Cancer of the Gallbladder and Bile Ductsp. 921
Management of Acute Pancreatitisp. 939
Complications of Acute Pancreatitis (Including Pseudocysts)p. 961
Chronic Pancreatitisp. 983
Disorders of the Duodenal Ampullaep. 999
Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreasp. 1015
Cancer of the Pancreas and Other Periampullary Cancersp. 1031
Endocrine Tumors of the Pancreasp. 1055
The Spleenp. 1075
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgeryp. 1099
Biliary Tractp. 1113
Hernia Repairp. 1125
Small Bowel / Colon Resectionp. 1151
Hiatal Hernia Repair and Heller Myotomyp. 1169
Laparoscopic Splenectomyp. 1183
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery of the Esophagusp. 1191
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomyp. 1205
Laparoscopic Surgery for Morbid Obesityp. 1217
Laparoscopic Staging and Bypassp. 1245
Indexp. 1267
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