Master Techniques in Surgery: Hernia

Description

Master Techniques in Surgery: Hernia is a volume in a new series that presents common and advanced procedures in the major subspecialties of general surgery. The series is overseen by Josef E. Fischer, MD, editor of the classic two-volume reference Mastery of Surgery . Master Techniques in Surgery: Hernia is written by acknowledged master surgeons, emphasizes surgical procedures, and is lavishly illustrated with original full-color drawings. The contributors fully explain their preferred techniques in step-by-step, thoroughly illustrated detail, assess indications and contraindications, offer guidelines on preoperative planning, and discuss outcomes, complications, and follow-up. This volume covers open and laparoscopic hernia repairs, including open and laparoscopic ventral hernia repairs. Many other topics are covered, including sports hernia, diaphragmatic hernia, spigelian hernia, and hernia in infants. A companion website will offer the fully searchable text and select procedural videos.

Details

Author(s)
Daniel B. Jones
Format
Hardback | 440 pages
Dimensions
213 x 276 x 22.86mm | 1,429g
Publication date
18 Sep 2012
Publisher
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publication City/Country
Philadelphia, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
400
ISBN10
1451107161
ISBN13
9781451107166
Bestsellers rank
1,177,586