Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery

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Springer Science & Business Media, Mar 15, 2006 - Medical - 434 pages
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Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, Second Edition is fully revised and updated and reflects an authoritative, team-oriented approach to the latest state-of-the-art laparoscopic colorectal procedures and surgical techniques. Written by pioneers in the field, this text will supply surgeons with all the information necessary to accomplish advanced laparoscopic procedures. Comprehensive discussions of positioning, instrumentation, cannulas, surgical techniques, special considerations, and considerations in cancer surgery are featured for a wide variety of major operative procedures.

This new Second Edition includes updated information on laparoscopic colorectal procedures, including hand-assisted laparoscopic procedures and new chapters on the physiology of pneumoperitoneum, laparoscopic anatomy of the colon and rectum, and evidence-based discussion of outcomes. The text is complemented by over 200 line drawings created exclusively for the textbook.

 

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Contents

History of Laparoscopic Surgery
1
Equipment and Instrumentation
10
Surgical Energy Sources
30
Patient Preparation and Operating Room Setup
48
Anesthetic Management
53
Basic Laparoscopic Surgical Skills
66
Laparoscopic Anatomy of the Abdominal Cavity
97
Small Bowel Resection
111
Diagnostic Laparoscopy
295
Laparoscopic Stoma Formation
304
Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis
314
Rectopexy with and Without Sigmoid Resection
325
External Evidence of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
339
Outcomes After Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis
342
Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colectomy for Diverticular Disease
350
Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colectomy for Crohns Disease
359

Ileocolectomy
119
Right Colectomy
128
Sigmoidectomy
145
Laparoscopic Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer
170
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection
188
Total Abdominal Colectomy
203
Laparoscopic Proctocolectomy with Heal Pouch to Anal Anastomosis IPAA
230
HandAssisted Laparoscopic Anterior Resection
255
HandAssisted Laparoscopic Total Abdominal Colectomy
274
Outcomes After Laparoscopic Total Colectomy or Proctocolectomy
365
Outcomes After Laparoscopic Treatment for Rectal Prolapse
370
Outcomes After Laparoscopic Colorectal Cancer Surgery
375
Dissemination of Tumor Cells During Laparoscopic Surgery
391
Educating the Surgical Team
399
Future Aspects of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
408
Index
415
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Milsom-The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

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