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Essentials of pediatric endoscopic surgery [electronic resource] /
Amulya K. Saxena, Michael E. Höllwarth (eds.).
imprint
Berlin : Springer, c2009.
description
xxxiii, 537 p. : col. ill., ports.
ISBN
3540783865 (alk. paper), 9783540783862 (alk. paper)
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Book
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imprint
Berlin : Springer, c2009.
isbn
3540783865 (alk. paper)
9783540783862 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
7909380
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Review Quotes
From the reviews:"'Since a picture speaks more than a thousand words, this monograph is designed to acquaint both the novice and the experienced surgeon with pediatric endoscopic procedures using surgical images and diagrams.' With almost 550 pages of photographs and diagrams, this text accomplishs its task admirably. … This book is appropriate for surgical residents, fellows in pediatric surgery training, and pediatric surgeons." (Robert M Arensman, Doody's Review Service, Vol. 1147, 2008)
From the reviews: "'Since a picture speaks more than a thousand words, this monograph is designed to acquaint both the novice and the experienced surgeon with pediatric endoscopic procedures using surgical images and diagrams.' With almost 550 pages of photographs and diagrams, this text accomplishs its task admirably. ... This book is appropriate for surgical residents, fellows in pediatric surgery training, and pediatric surgeons." (Robert M Arensman, Doody's Review Service, Vol. 1147, 2008)
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Summaries
Main Description
This book addresses the essential and practical aspects of laparoscopic surgery in the pediatric age group. It provides a hands-on guide to the decision-making in pediatric endoscopic surgery along with a step-by-step explanation of the procedures.
Long Description
Clear and concise approach to pediatric endoscopic surgeryWell structured with procedures explained Abundantly illustrated with many color photos and diagrams
Main Description
'Essentials of Pediatric Endoscopic Surgery' addresses the essential and practical aspects of laparoscopic surgery in the pediatric age group. It offers the readers the opportunity to understand, in a well-outlined manner, the approach to decision making
Main Description
'Essentials of Pediatric Endoscopic Surgery' approaches the implementation of endoscopic surgery by practising surgeons. The contributors are world renowned surgeons who have a vast experience and expertise in pediatric endoscopic surgery. Emphasis has been put on the decision making aspects, which have been divided under clear sections to highlight the important points in a concise manner. Pictorial operation room set-up and port placement sections help to optimize the ergonomics during procedures. Preoperative considerations along with the indications for surgery section offer better planning of procedures. The technical notes along with procedure variation sections give the readers the choice and information for opting for the possible modifications in procedures. The actual procedures are presented to the reader in high-quality photographs which offer a more accurate approach to the understanding of a procedure in a step-by-step manner. The incisive style makes this book a necessary part of every surgeon's library.
Back Cover Copy
'Essentials of Pediatric Endoscopic Surgery' addresses the essential and practical aspects of laparoscopic surgery in the pediatric age group. It offers the readers the opportunity to understand, in a well-outlined manner, the approach to decision making in the implementation of laparoscopic surgery, along with a step-by-step explanation of the procedures using high quality operative photographs. The extensive coverage of pediatric surgery makes this book suitable for both beginners and experts.
Bowker Data Service Summary
Illustrated with many colour photographs and diagrams, this is a concise guide to the essentials of pediatric endoscopic surgery.
Long Description
Clear and concise approach to pediatric endoscopic surgery Well structured with procedures explained Abundantly illustrated with many color photos and diagrams
Table of Contents
History of Endoscopic Surgeryp. 3
Instrumentation and Equipmentp. 17
Ergonomics of Endoscopic Surgeryp. 41
Instrument Ergonomicsp. 47
Suturing Techniquesp. 51
Effects of Insufflationp. 59
Anesthesia Considerationsp. 63
Preoperative Considerationsp. 67
Closed- and Open-Access Techniquesp. 71
Concepts in Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)p. 77
Robot-Assisted Pediatric Surgeryp. 87
Lobectomyp. 93
Bronchogenic Cyst Resectionp. 99
Resection of Pulmonary Sequestrationsp. 105
Treatment of Pulmonary Blebs and Bullaep. 111
Thoracic Neuroblastoma Resectionp. 117
Esophageal Atresia Repairp. 123
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Repairp. 129
Thymectomyp. 137
Aortopexyp. 143
Closure of a Patent Ductus Arteriosusp. 149
Endoscopic Transthoracic Sympathectomyp. 155
Anterior Discectomy and Hemivertebrectomyp. 161
Pectus Excavatum Repairp. 169
Diagnostic Laparoscopyp. 179
Thai Fundoplicationp. 187
Nissen Fundoplicationp. 193
Toupet Fundoplicationp. 199
Cardiomyotomy for Esophageal Achalasiap. 209
Gastric Bandingp. 215
Pylororayotomyp. 221
Laparoscopic-Assisted Jejunostomyp. 229
Resection of Meckel's Diverticulump. 235
Intussusception Treatmentp. 241
Appendectomyp. 247
Single-Port Appendectomyp. 253
Extramucosal Colon Biopsyp. 259
Total Colectomy with Pelvic Pouchp. 265
Duhamel-Martin Procedure for Hirschsprung's Diseasep. 273
Pull-Through for High Imperforate Anusp. 281
Rectopexyp. 289
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Implantationp. 297
Cholecystectomyp. 305
Liver Biopsyp. 311
Choledochal Cyst Resectionp. 317
Portoenterostomy (Kasai Procedure)p. 323
Liver Resectionp. 331
Management of Hydatid Cystsp. 337
Management of Pancreatic Pseudocystsp. 343
Pancreatectomyp. 349
Splenectomy and Related Proceduresp. 355
Mesh Splenopexy for Wandering Spleenp. 363
Inguinal Hernia Repairp. 371
Procedure Options in Undescended Testisp. 377
First Step Fowler-Stephens in Prune-Belly Syndromep. 385
Management of Ovarian Cystsp. 391
Adrenalectomyp. 397
Nephroureterectomyp. 403
Transabdominal Pyeloplastyp. 409
Retroperitoneal Robot-Assisted Pyeloplastyp. 415
Transvesicoscopic Ureteric Reimplantationp. 421
STING Procedure for Vesicoureteral Refluxp. 427
Varicocele Ligationp. 435
Electrosurgical Injuriesp. 443
Complications in Endoscopic Surgeryp. 449
Lasers in Endoscopic Surgeryp. 455
Vessel-Sealing Technologyp. 461
Harmonic Scalpel Technologyp. 467
Instrument and Device Optionsp. 477
Suturing Aids in Endoscopic Surgeryp. 485
Slip Knot Techniquesp. 491
Developments in Robotic Systemsp. 499
Concept of the Integrated Endoscopic Operation Roomp. 503
Virtual Realityp. 509
Subject Indexp. 515
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