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Title Minimally invasive foregut surgery for malignancy : principles and practice / Steven N. Hochwald, editor ; Moshim Kukar, associate editor.

Publication Info. Cham : Springer, [2015]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Pharmacy Library  PHARM WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK SPRINGER    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contents Pathogenesis of esophageal cancer -- Endoscopic Treatment of Pre-Malignant and Early Esophageal Malignancy -- The Volume-outcome Relationship, Standardized Clinical Pathways and Minimally Invasive Surgery for Esophagectomy -- Goals of Surgical Therapy for Esophageal Cancer -- Optimization of Patients for Esophageal Cancer Surgery -- Pathogenesis of Gastric Cancer -- Standards for Surgical Therapy of Gastric Cancer -- Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Gastric Cancer : Its Indication, Technique, and Our Experience -- Multimodality Therapy in Gastric Cancer -- Laparoscopic Transhiatal Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer -- Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy with EEA Anastomosis -- Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy with Side-Side Thoracic Anastomosis -- Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Transhiatal Esophagectomy with Cervical Anastomosis -- Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy with Colonic Interposition -- Thoracolaparoscopic Esophagectomy in the Prone Position for Carcinoma of the Esophagus -- Thoracoscopic Enucleation of Esophageal Benign Tumors -- Minimally Invasive Feeding Tube and Esophageal Stent Placement -- Robotic Utilization in Esophageal Cancer Surgery -- Minimally Invasive Intragastric Surgery -- Laparoscopic Partial Gastrectomy -- Principles and Practice of Laparoscopic Gastrectomy with Gastroduodenostomy (Billroth I) -- Laparoscopic Subtotal Gastrectomy with Gastrojejunostomy and D2 Lymphadenectomy -- Laparoscopic Proximal Gastrectomy with Double Tract Anastomosis -- Laparoscopy-Assisted Total Gastrectomy -- Robotic Utilization in Gastric Cancer Surgery.
Summary 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.
Subject Foregut -- Surgery.
Foregut -- Cancer.
MEDICAL / Anatomy
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Cancer -- Endoscopic surgery.
Cancer -- Treatment.
Endoscopic surgery.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Hochwald, Steven N., editor.
Kukar, Moshim, editor.
Other Form: Original 331909341X 9783319093413
ISBN 9783319093420 electronic bk.
3319093428 electronic bk.
Standard No. 10.1007/978-3-319-09342-0 doi
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