Endocrine Surgery

Principles and Practice

  • Johnathan Hubbard
  • William B. Inabnet
  • Chung-Yau Lo

Part of the Springer Specialist Surgery Series book series (SPECIALIST)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Thyroid

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Todd P.W. McMullen, Leigh W. Delbridge
      Pages 3-16
    3. Klaus-Martin Schulte
      Pages 17-28
    4. Fuju Chang, Ashish Chandra, Amanda Herbert
      Pages 29-47
    5. Carmelo Nucera, J. Anthony Parker, Sareh Parangi
      Pages 49-68
    6. Abdullah N. Hisham
      Pages 69-83
    7. Johnathan G.H. Hubbard, Paul V. Carroll
      Pages 85-95
    8. Ki-Wook Chung, Insoo Suh, Orlo H. Clark
      Pages 97-110
    9. Shamly V. Dhiman Amara, Robert McConnell, William B. Inabnet
      Pages 111-120
    10. Anthony J. Chambers, Janice L. Pasieka
      Pages 121-136
    11. R. Michael Tuttle, Rebecca Leboeuf
      Pages 137-148
    12. Rebecca S. Sippel, Herbert Chen
      Pages 149-162
    13. Hélène Gibelin, Thibault Desurmont, Jean-Louis Kraimps
      Pages 163-171
    14. Henning Dralle, Andreas Machens
      Pages 173-193
    15. David J. Lesnik, Gregory W. Randolph
      Pages 195-211
  3. Parathyroid

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. Jenny Gough, F. Fausto Palazzo
      Pages 221-234
    3. Jean-François Henry, David Taïeb, Sam Van Slycke
      Pages 235-252

About this book


With the recent surge of interest within the world of endocrine surgery, and resultant significant changes in the way this surgery is performed, Endocrine Surgery: Principles and Practice caters for those entering this field. The book provides the reader with extensive knowledge and advice on all aspects of the topic, presenting a broad yet concise coverage of endocrine surgery, making this a must-read for residents, specialist registrars in training and for surgeons looking for an up-to-date synopsis of endocrine surgery. The book is split into six sections covering Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, Pancreas, Carcinoid and Familial Endocrine conditions. Chapters include such topics as Thyrotoxicosis and Thyroiditis, Management of the Laryngeal Nerves and Voice, Focused Parathyroidectomy and Gastrinoma.

Written in a concise and readable style, featuring bullet points, lists and tables highlighting best practice, this text makes for easy referencing.  Self-assessment material at the end of each section aids personal study, and makes this volume a perfect companion to those revising for board examinations and fellowship examinations. 

Endocrine Surgery: Principles and Practice is compiled by expert authors from the USA, Europe and Asia, providing an international perspective on the basic knowledge and clinical management required for the optimal care of patients.

Johnathan G H Hubbard, MD, FRCS, Consultant Endocrine Surgeon & Clinical LeadEndocrine Surgery, Guys & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

William B. Inabnet, III, MD, Co-Director, New York Thyroid Center, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY, USA; Chief, Endocrine Surgery Section, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.

Chung-Yau Lo, FRCS, FACS, Chief, Division of Endocrine Surgery, Clinical Professor & Honorary Consultant, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong and Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong.


Adrenal Endocrine Surgery Pancreas Parathyroid Surgery Thyroid Thyroid Cancer Thyroid Malignancies Thyroid surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Johnathan Hubbard
    • 1
  • William B. Inabnet
    • 2
  • Chung-Yau Lo
    • 3
  1. 1.St Thomas HospitalLondon SE1 7EHUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Coll Physicians & Surgeons ColumbiaNew YorkU.S.A.
  3. 3.Queen Mary HospitalUniversity of Hong Kong Medical CentrePokfulam, Hong KongChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-84628-881-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84628-880-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84628-881-4
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