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Title Atlas of single-incision laparoscopic operations in general surgery / Shuodong Wu, Ying Fan, Yu Tian, editors
Published Dordrecht : Springer, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 438 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Sketch of Single-Incision Laparoscopic Surgery(SILS) -- Esophageal Surgery -- Gastrointestinal Surgery -- Colorectal Surgery -- Hepatobiliary Surgery -- Pancreatic Surgery -- Splenic Surgery -- Hernia Surgery -- Breast Surgery: Breast Conserving Radical Mastectomy with Single-Incision Endoscopic Axillary Dissection -- Thyroid Surgery: Single-Port Access Transaxillary Totally Endoscopic Thyroidectomy -- Single-Incision Laparoscopic Multivisceral Resection -- Integrated Multi-subject Surgery -- NOTES: Transvaginal Endoscopic Appendectomy
Summary This atlas presents an extensive collection of single-incision laparoscopic operations in general surgery performed from 2008 to 2013 in Shengjing Hospital of China Medical University. 2000 operations are reported in it. All the figures in it were collected using real time recordings of the operations which will be particularly interesting to the readers. In each specific surgery, authors provide its key surgical steps, complications and management and contraindication. This atlas is intended for clinical surgeons who can evolve these operations soon after reading about them. Patients will also benefit from this book because of the combination of minimal invasiveness and cosmetic effect of single-incision laparoscopic surgery. Editor Shuodong Wu is a professor serves as Director of the Department of Minimal Invasive and Biliary Surgery, Shengjing Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, China. Editor Ying Fan and Yu Tian are associate professors at the same hospital
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Laparoscopic surgery -- Atlases.
Genre/Form Scientific atlases.
Form Electronic book
Author Shuodong Wu, editor
Ying Fan, editor
Yu Tian (Surgeon), editor
ISBN 9789400769557 (electronic bk.)
9400769555 (electronic bk.)