General Thoracic Surgery, Volume 1
Thomas W. Shields
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005 - Medical - 2867 pages
The leading comprehensive reference on thoracic surgery is now in its Sixth Edition. Coverage of surgical oncology has been expanded. This edition also features state-of-the-art video-assisted procedures, new chapters on tracheostomy, and new techniques for lung cancer and paraesophageal hernia.
Organized by anatomic region, this two-volume work offers comprehensive guidelines on surgical management of all adult and pediatric conditions. Coverage includes detailed information on diagnostic procedures, preoperative assessment, postoperative care, and relevant basic science and physiology. More than 2,000 images, drawings, and photographs complement the text.
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Embryology of the Lungs
Ultrastructure and Morphometry of the Human Lung
Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Lung
Surgical Anatomy of the Lungs
Lymphatics of the Lungs
Pulmonary Gas Exchange
Congenital Posterolateral Diaphragmatic Hernias and Other Less
Foramen of Morgagni Hernia
Anatomy of the Pleura
Embryology of the Esophagus 1881
Anatomy of the Esophagus 1885
Physiology of Pleural Fluid Production and Benign
Mediastinal Tumor Markers 2425
Mechanics of Breathing
Radiographic Evaluation of the Lungs and Chest
Computed Tomography of the Lungs Pleura and Chest Wall
Radiographic Computed Tomographic and Magnetic Resonance
Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Thorax
The Use of Prosthetic Grafts for the Replacement of
Benign and Malignant Neurogenic Tumors of the Mediastinum
Radiologic Evaluation of Lung Cancer 1519
Positron Emission Tomography in Chest Diseases
BENIGN ESOPHAGEAL DISEASE
Radionuclide Studies of the Lung
Mediastinal Paragangliomas and Pheochromocytomas 2762
Laboratory Investigations in the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Diseases
Molecular Diagnostic Studies in Pulmonary Disease
Bronchoscopic Evaluation of the Lungs and Tracheobronchial Tree
Diagnosis and Staging of Lung Cancer 1534
Invasive Diagnostic Procedures
Mesenchymal Tumors of the Mediastinum 2786
VideoAssisted Thoracic Surgery as a Diagnostic Tool
Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection 1588
Pulmonary Physiologic Assessment of Operative Risk
Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation of the Thoracic Surgical Patient
Preanesthetic Evaluation and Preparation
Conduct of Anesthesia
Management of the Patient with Airway Pathology
PRIMARY MEDIASTINAL TUMORS AND SYNDROMES
Anesthesia for Pediatric General Thoracic Surgery
General Features of Pulmonary Resections
Technical Aspects of Lobectomy
Pneumonectomy and Its Modifications
Tracheal Sleeve Pneumonectomy
Segmentectomy and Lesser Pulmonary Resections
Instruments and Techniques of VideoAsssisted Thoracic Surgery
Myasthenia Gravis 2617
VideoAssisted Thoracic Surgery for Wedge Resection Lobectomy
Median Sternotomy and Parasternal Approaches to the Lower Trachea
Anterior Approach to Superior Sulcus Lesions
Complications of Pulmonary Resection
Management of Perioperative Cardiac Events
General Principles of Postoperative Care
Mechanical Ventilation of the Surgical Patient
Chest Wall Deformities
Infections of the Chest Wall
Radiation Therapy for Carcinoma of the Lung 1625
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Chest Wall Tumors
Embryology and Anatomy of the Diaphragm
Pacing of the Diaphragm
Tuberculous and Fungal Infections of the Pleura
Fibrothorax and Decortication of the Lung
Indications and Surgical Considerations
Anatomy of the Thoracic Duct and Chylothorax
Localized Fibrous Tumors of the Pleura
Diffuse Malignant Mesothelioma
Technique of Extrapleural Pneumonectomy for Diffuse
Uncommon Tumors of the Pleura
Lymphatic Drainage of the Esophagus 1894
Malignant Pericardial Effusions
INVASIVE DIAGNOSTIC INVESTIGATIONS
Sternotomy and Thoracotomy for Mediastinal Disease 2449
Endoscopy of the Esophagus 1956
Surgical Anatomy of the Trachea and Techniques of Resection
Management of Nonneoplastic Diseases of the Trachea
Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Trachea
Compression of the Trachea by Vascular Rings
Congenital Anomalies of the Esophagus 2125
Congenital Lesions of the Lung
Pulmonary Complications of Cystic Fibrosis
Congenital Vascular Lesions of the Lungs
Chronic Pulmonary Emboli
Bullous and Bleb Diseases of the Lung
Emphysema of the Lung and Lung Volume Reduction Operations
Bacterial Infections of the Lungs and Bronchial Compressive Disorders
Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases of the Lung
Surgery for the Management of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis
Thoracic Mycotic and Actinomycotic Infections of the Lung
Chemotherapy of NonSmall Cell Lung Cancer 1639
Hydatid Disease of the Lung
Pulmonary Paragonimiasis and Its Surgical Complications
Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
Diffuse Lung Disease
Clinical Trial Design
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