Upper Abdominal Surgery

  • Brendon J. Coventry

Part of the Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences book series (SCRC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 1-2
  3. Brendon J. Coventry, Bruce Waxman
    Pages 3-11
  4. Glyn G. Jamieson, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 13-41
  5. Glyn G. Jamieson, Peter Devitt, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 43-80
  6. Justin Bessell, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 81-97
  7. Bruce Waxman, Brendon J. Coventry, Clifford Y. Ko
    Pages 99-133
  8. Robert C. G. Martin, Kelly M. McMasters, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 135-182
  9. Robert C. G. Martin, Kelly M. McMasters, Guy Maddern, Jonathan Koea, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 183-199
  10. Christopher S. Worthley, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 201-221
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 223-229

About this book


Written by internationally acclaimed specialists, Upper Abdominal Surgery provides pertinent and concise procedure descriptions spanning benign and malignant problems and minimally invasive procedures. Complications are reviewed when appropriate for the organ system and problem, creating a book that is both comprehensive and accessible. Stages of operative approaches with relevant technical considerations are outlined in an easily understandable manner. The text is illustrated with photographs that depict anatomic or technical principles.


Forming part of the series, Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences, this volume Upper Abdominal Surgery provides a valuable resource for all general surgeons and residents in training. Other healthcare providers will also find this a useful resource.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Brendon J. Coventry
    • 1
  1. 1.Discipline of SurgeryUniversity of Adelaide Royal Adelaide HospitalAdelaideAustralia

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