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Title Atlas of digestive endoscopic resection / Pinghong Zhou, Liqing Yao, Xinyu Qin, editors
Published Dordrecht : Springer Science and Business Media, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource : color illustrations
Contents Diagnostic Techniques in Gastrointestinal Disease -- Device and Equipment for Endoscopic Therapy -- Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR) -- Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) -- Endoscopic Resection for Submucosal Tumors -- Tunnel Endoscopic Surgery
Summary Digestive Endoscopic Resection provides a minimally invasive method of diagnosing and treating gastrointestinal cancer. This book contains a comprehensive and detailed introduction to this technique. It includes preoperative preparation, surgical methods, intraoperative complications and postoperative management of advanced endoscopic procedures. It mainly focuses on endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) and endoscopic submucosal tunneling technologies, such as peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) and submucosal tunneling endoscopic resection (STER). This book presents essential surgical steps and diagnostic illustrations of these fast developing techniques.¡It provides a theoretical basis and valuable technical guidance for experts to perform ESD, and summarizes this new treatment of gastrointestinal disease not only early cancers but also other gastrointestinal disorders including esophageal achalasia, etc. The Atlas of Digestive Endoscopic Resection will serve as an ideal reference for physicians and surgeons involved in endoscopic minimally invasive surgery. Editors Pinghong Zhou, Liqing Yao and Xinyu Qin are professors at Zhongshan Hospital, affiliated to Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes PDF title page (viewed Feb. 28, 2014)
Subject Digestive organs -- Examination -- Atlases.
Endoscopy, Digestive System -- methods.
Endoscopy, Digestive System -- instrumentation.
Gastrointestinal Diseases -- surgery.
Genre/Form Scientific atlases.
Form Electronic book
Author Zhou, Pinghong, editor
Yao, Liqing, editor
Qin, Xinyu, editor
ISBN 9789400779334 (electronic bk.)
940077933X (electronic bk.)