by Michael Nussbaum
Master Techniques in Surgery: Gastric Surgery?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?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 surgical procedures of the stomach and includes sections on procedures for ulcer disease, procedures for neoplastic disease, operations for postgastrectomy syndromes, bariatric operations, and other gastric operations.? A companion website will offer the fully searchable text and procedural videos.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 9/24/2012
Series:Master Techniques in Surgery Series