Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery for Malignancy

Principles and Practice

  • Steven N. Hochwald
  • Moshim Kukar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Charles LeVea
    Pages 1-9
  3. A. Koen Talsma, J. Shapiro, Bas P. L. Wijnhoven, J. Jan B. Van Lanschot
    Pages 35-49
  4. Wesley A. Papenfuss, Todd L. Demmy
    Pages 51-60
  5. Fátima Carneiro, Heike I. Grabsch
    Pages 61-72
  6. Roderich E. Schwarz
    Pages 73-91
  7. Usha Malhotra, Mei Ka Fong
    Pages 105-117
  8. Dido Franceschi, Elizabeth Paulus, Danny Yakoub
    Pages 119-125
  9. R. Taylor Ripley, David D. Odell, James D. Luketich
    Pages 127-136
  10. Christopher Armstrong, Monica T. Young, Ninh T. Nguyen
    Pages 157-163
  11. C. Palanivelu, Palanivelu Praveen Raj, Palanisami Senthilnathan, R. Parthasarathi
    Pages 165-175
  12. Yusuke Kimura, Akira Sasaki, Toru Obuchi, Takeshi Iwaya, Yuji Akiyama, Masafumi Konosu et al.
    Pages 177-181
  13. Erin Schumer, Robert C. G. Martin II
    Pages 183-188
  14. Richard van Hillegersberg, Roy J. J. Verhage, Pieter C. van der Sluis, Jelle P. H. Ruurda, A. Christiaan Kroese
    Pages 189-197
  15. Didier Mutter, Marius Nedelcu
    Pages 199-204
  16. Georgios Rossidis
    Pages 205-212
  17. Yukinori Kurokawa, Noriko Wada, Shuji Takiguchi, Yuichiro Doki
    Pages 235-241
  18. Nobuhiko Tanigawa, Sang-Woong Lee, George Bouras
    Pages 243-260
  19. Kaitlyn J. Kelly, Vivian E. Strong
    Pages 261-268
  20. Back Matter
    Pages 269-276

About this book


This book provides detailed, comprehensive and illustrative content to the surgical community in the areas of foregut oncologic surgery. The text contains an in-depth review of all surgical aspects of oncologic diseases involving the stomach and esophagus. The main focus is on the minimally invasive techniques including potential complications and their management. The text also includes an online link to the videos for all minimally invasive foregut surgical procedures, including animation content which provide a more comprehensive learning experience.

Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery for Malignancy: Principles and Practice is structured in a way that makes it useful at every level of training and will be of great utility to practicing surgeons, fellows in surgical subspecialty training and surgical residents.​


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Editors and affiliations

  • Steven N. Hochwald
    • 1
  • Moshim Kukar
    • 2
  1. 1.Roswell Park Cancer InstituteVice-Chair and Chief of GI Surgery Department of Surgical OncologyBuffaloUSA
  2. 2.Department of Surgical OncologyRoswell Park Cancer InstituteBuffaloUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-09341-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-09342-0
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