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Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery

  • Herbert Chen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Section 1 Endocrine Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Insoo Suh, Wen T. Shen
      Pages 3-9
    3. Dina M. Elaraj, Cord Sturgeon
      Pages 11-16
    4. Cord Sturgeon, Dina M. Elaraj
      Pages 17-22
    5. Lilah F. Morris, Michael W. Yeh
      Pages 23-28
    6. Raul Alvarado, Goswin Y. Meyer-Rochow, Stan B. Sidhu
      Pages 29-35
    7. Shamly V. Dhiman, James A. Lee
      Pages 37-44
  3. Section 2 Breast Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Michael P. Sloan, Catherine Beckman
      Pages 47-52
    3. Michael P. Sloan, Catherine Beckman
      Pages 53-56
    4. Michael P. Sloan, Catherine Beckman
      Pages 57-60
  4. Section 3 Esophageal and Gastric Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Jon Gould
      Pages 63-72
    3. Sandeepa Musunuru, Jon Gould
      Pages 81-87
    4. Anna Ibele, Gretchen Beverstein, Jon Gould
      Pages 89-98
    5. James D. Maloney, Tracey L. Weigel
      Pages 99-107
    6. Anna Ibele, Jon Gould
      Pages 109-124
  5. Section 4 Small Bowel and Appendix Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Pablo Laje, Peter F. Nichol
      Pages 127-133
    3. Peter Mattei
      Pages 135-138
    4. Ari Reichstein, Peter F. Nichol
      Pages 139-145
  6. Section 5 Colorectal Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Matthew C. Koopmann, Charles P. Heise
      Pages 149-157
    3. Matthew C. Koopmann, Charles P. Heise
      Pages 159-165
    4. Erik E. Johnson, Charles P. Heise
      Pages 167-177
    5. Erik E. Johnson, Charles P. Heise
      Pages 179-185
  7. Section 6 Anorectal Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Pasithorn A. Suwanabol, Gregory D. Kennedy
      Pages 189-193
    3. Erin S. O’Connor, Gregory D. Kennedy
      Pages 195-206
    4. Marie K. Stelzer, Gregory D. Kennedy
      Pages 207-215
    5. Carter T. Smith, Gregory D. Kennedy
      Pages 217-224
  8. Section 7 Hernia Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. David M. Melnick, Jacquelynn D. Arbuckle
      Pages 227-228
    3. David M. Melnick, Jacquelynn D. Arbuckle
      Pages 229-233
    4. David M. Melnick, Jacquelynn D. Arbuckle
      Pages 235-238
    5. David M. Melnick, Jacquelynn D. Arbuckle
      Pages 239-241
    6. David M. Melnick, Jacquelynn D. Arbuckle
      Pages 243-245
  9. Section 8 Hepatobiliary Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. Andrew J. Russ, Clifford S. Cho
      Pages 249-277
    3. Andrew J. Russ, Clifford S. Cho
      Pages 279-292
    4. Andrew J. Russ, Clifford S. Cho
      Pages 293-295
  10. Section 9 Pancreatic Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 297-297
    2. Scott N. Pinchot, Sharon M. Weber
      Pages 299-310
    3. Nicholas A. Hamilton, William G. Hawkins
      Pages 311-320
    4. Matthew R. Porembka, William G. Hawkins, Steven M. Strasberg
      Pages 321-331
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 333-343

About this book

Introduction

The Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery is a handy, compact atlas covering all facets of General Surgery. Extremely useful to carry around as a refresher guide before going into theater, the areas of surgery covered are:

  • Endocrine surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Esophageal and Gastric Surgery
  • Small Bowel and Appendix Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Anorectal Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery

Each chapter includes a brief narrative describing the procedure and several photographic illustrations as a quick visual aid to the reader.  In addition, the authors outline common pitfalls and provide suggestions drawn from their extensive personal experiences.

Dr Herbert Chen is Vice-Chairman of Research, Department of Surgery, Professor, Division of General Surgery and Chief of Endocrine Surgery at the University of Wisconsin, USA.

Keywords

Pancreas abdominal wall bypass colon esophagus general surgery hernia liver stomach surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Herbert Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. SurgeryUniversity of Wisconsin Medical SchoolMadisonU.S.A.

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-84882-089-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84882-088-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84882-089-0
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