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Title Laparoscopic colorectal surgery / Jeffrey W. Milsom, Bartholomäus Böhm, Kiyokazu Nakajima, editors ; illustrations by Yuko Tonohira
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 434 pages) : illustrations
Contents History of Laparoscopic Surgery; Equipment and Instrumentation; Surgical Energy Sources; Patient Preparation and Operating Room Setup; Anesthetic Management; Basic Laparoscopic Surgical Skills; Laparoscopic Anatomy of the Abdominal Cavity; Small Bowel Resection; Ileocolectomy; Right Colectomy; Sigmoidectomy; Laparoscopic Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer; Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection; Total Abdominal Colectomy; Laparoscopic Proctocolectomy with Ileal Pouch to Anal Anastomosis (IPAA); Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Anterior Resection; Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Total Abdominal ColectomyDiagnostic Laparoscopy; Laparoscopic Stoma Formation; Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis; Rectopexy with and Without Sigmoid Resection; External Evidence of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery; Outcomes After Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis; Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colectomy for Diverticular Disease; Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colectomy for Crohn's Disease; Outcomes After Laparoscopic Total Colectomy or Proctocolectomy; Outcomes After Laparoscopic Treatment for Rectal Prolapse; Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colorectal Cancer Surgery; Dissemination of Tumor Cells During Laparoscopic Surgery; Educating the Surgical Team; Future Aspects of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
Summary Talks about laparoscopic colorectal procedures and surgical techniques. This second edition contains chapters on the physiology of pneumoperitoneum, laparoscopic anatomy of the colon and rectum, and evidence-based discussion of outcomes. The text is complemented by over 200 line drawings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Colon (Anatomy) -- Endoscopic surgery.
Laparoscopic surgery.
Colonic Diseases -- surgery.
Laparoscopy -- methods.
Rectal Diseases -- surgery.
Form Electronic book
Author Böhm, Bartholomäus, 1957-
Milsom, Jeffrey W.
Nakajima, Kiyokazu.
LC no. 2005930723
ISBN 0387282548