Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery

  • Herbert┬áChen

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

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┬áChen
    • 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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