The book provides a thorough, practical review of the latest advances in minimally invasive modalities in general surgery. The organisation follows a systems/disease model approach and has a select group of world renowned contributors.
Provides practical knowledge and guidance necessary to manage colorectal diseases. A wide range of topics is included, including examination procedures, diagnostics, preoperative preparation and assessment, pain management and surgical skills and techniques.
This volume reviews the history of endoscopy to diagnose small bowel disorders, places other diagnostic modalities into perspective, and defines the role of capsule endoscopy and per overtube assisted and retrograde enteroscopy in disorders as disparate as gluten sensitive enteropathy, small bowel neoplasms, and inflammatory bowel disease.
Subsequent chapters focus on a range of issues associated with surgical and perioperative care in patients undergoing colorectal surgery, with emphasis on how the multiple facets of care can be integrated through a transdisciplinary approach.
Focuses on bariatrics, and is aimed at students, residents, fellows and practicing surgeons with interest in metabolic and bariatric surgery. All mainstream bariatric operations are described in detail, with operative videos and helpful tips to improve outcomes for an experienced surgeon.