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Title Liver and biliary tract surgery : embryological anatomy to 3D-imaging and transplant innovations / Constantine Ch. Karaliotas, Christoph E. Broelsch, Nagy A. Habib, (eds.)
Published Wien ; New York : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 638 pages) : illustrations
Contents Embryological and Surgical Anatomy of the Intrahepatic and Extrahepatic Biliary Tree / A.F. Dalley and K.L. Moore -- Surgical Anatomy of the Liver / P. Kekis and B. Kekis -- Anatomical Variations and Anomalies of the Biliary Tree, Veins and Arteries / Con. Ch. Karaliotas, T. Papaconstantinou and Ch. Con. Karaliotas -- Ultrasonographical Anatomy for the Surgeon. The Value of Intra-Operative Ultrasonography / S. Mylona, A. Papaevangelou, G. Sgourakis and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Elements of the Biliary Tract and Liver Physiology / Th. Christofides, Ch. Con. Karaliotas, G. Sgourakis and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Conventional Imaging Studies of the Biliary Tract / L. Thanos and S. Mylona -- Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography / Kon. Goumas and A. Poulou -- Endoscopic Ultrasonography on Gallbladder and Biliary Tract / Kon. Goumas and A. Poulou -- Hepatobiliary Disease and Anaesthesia / P. Georgakis, L. Rizzotti and I. Katsouli-Liapis -- Congenital Malformations in the Extrahepatic Biliary Tree in Children Biliary Atresia / D.C. Keramidas -- Choledochal Cysts of the Biliary Tree in Children / D.C. Keramidas -- Gallstone Disease / Kon. N. Birbas, I.G. Kaklamanos and G.N. Bonatsos -- Complications in the Performance of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. What Can Co Wrong? How do Complications Have to Be Managed? / G. Quast and A. Kuthe -- Iatrocenic Injury of the Extrahepatic Bile Ducts. Surgical Reconstruction / I.G. Kaklamanos, Kon. N. Birbas and G.N. Bonatsos -- Principles of the Surgical Management of the Common Bile Duct Stones / Con. Ch. Karaliotas, S. Lanitis and G. Sgourakis -- Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration / Con. Ch. Karaliotas, G. Sgourakis, Th. Christofides and S. Lanitis -- Endoscopic Management of Common Bile Duct Stones / Kon. Goumas and A. Poulou -- Current Chances in Biliary Reoperations for Benign Lesions / E.J. Papaevangelou and A. Papaevangelou-Nomikou -- Other Benign Biliary Diseases and Lesions / G. Sgourakis, Th. Mitellas and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Cholangitis / G.P. Fragulidis, A.A. Polydorou and D.C. Voros -- Operations of the Biliary Tract. Technical Aspects / J. Bramis, I.P. Gomatos and M.M. Konstandoulakis -- Imaging Studies of the Liver / L. Thanos and S. Mylona -- Three Dimensional (3D) Computed Tomography Images Reconstruction in Liver Surgery / O. Damrah, R. Canelo, D. Zacharoulis, P. Tait, L.R. Jiao and N. Habib -- Preoperative Assessment of Liver Function / G. Sgourakis, Th. Christofides, Ch. Con. Karaliotas and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Indications for Liver Resection / A. Healy, J. Tracey, N.A. Habib and L.R. Jiao -- Liver Resection and Stapling Devices -- Laparoscopic Resection / A. Healy, J. Tracey, N.A. Habib and L.R. Jiao -- Liver Resection Assisted with the Radiofrequency Technique / A. Healy, J. Tracey, N.A. Habib and L.R. Jiao -- Liver Resection for Cholangiocarcinoma / G.C. Sotiropoulos, H. Lang and Ch. E. Broelsch -- Portal Vein Embolisation / O. Damrah, R. Canelo, L. Jiao and N.A. Habib -- Hepatic Chemoembolization / Paul Tait -- Stem Cell Therapy in Liver Disease / M. Pai and N.A. Habib -- Liver Gene Therapy: Will Gene Therapy Deliver to the Liver Patient? / N. Levicar, L. Jiao, Ph. Bachellier, D. Zaharoulis, D. Jaeck, S. Helmy, H. Salama, J. Nicholls, S. Jensen and N.A. Habib -- Liver Trauma / Con. Vagianos, D.A. Tsiftsis and D. Siablis -- Hydatid Cyst of the Liver / S. Lanitis, G. Sgourakis and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Hepatic Abscess / J. Contis and D. Voros -- Benign Liver Tumours / Th. Mitellas, P. Brotzakis and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Non-Parasitic Diseases of the Liver and Intrahepatic Biliary Tree / P. Brotzakis, Th. Mitellas and Con. Ch. Karaliotas -- Operative Data -- Living Donor Liver Transplantation -- Intensive Care Unit Management / G.C. Sotiropoulos and H. Lang -- Outcome of Liver Transplantation in Special Categories of Patiens / C.E. Broelsch, S. Nadalin, G.C. Sotiropoulos, A. Radtke -- Computer Assisted Surgery Planning (CASP) in Adult-to-Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation (ALDLT) / A. Radtke, G.C. Sotiropoulos and M. Malagó -- Conclusion / C.E. Broelsch
Summary This beautifully illustrated monograph provides an up-to-date and comprehensive overview about all fields of liver and biliary tract surgery and liver transplantation. It consists of 4 sections with 48 chapters: Section I: Anatomy, physiology, imaging and general principles, Section II: Biliary tract surgery, Section III: Liver surgery and Section IV: Liver transplantation. The book includes more than 500 figures and illustrations mostly in color. Some of the topics such as computer assisted surgery planning are treated comprehensively for the first time. It is written in a concise and well co
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Biliary tract -- Surgery.
Liver -- Surgery.
Liver -- Transplantation.
Liver -- surgery.
Biliary Tract Surgical Procedures.
Biliary Tract -- anatomy & histology.
Imaging, Three-Dimensional.
Liver Transplantation -- methods.
Liver -- anatomy & histology.
Form Electronic book
Author Broelsch, Christoph E.
Habib, Nagy A.
Karaliotas, Constantine Ch.
ISBN 1281231460
3211492755 (alk. paper)
9783211492758 (alk. paper)