Textbook of Practical Laparoscopic Surgery

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November 6, 2009


Mixed media product, 456 pages


0071634495 / 9780071634496


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Main description

This full-color text, complete with two DVDs, teaches the art and science of laparoscopic surgery!

This book explains the art and science of minimal access surgery, providing both an overall view and recent technological advances in the field. The book is intended for those who are conversant with operative surgical and gynecological procedures. A full-color presentation and 2 DVDs with hundreds of linked videos graphically illustrate all the procedures discussed.

Table of contents

ContentsSection One: Essentials of Laparoscopy 1. Chronological Advances in Minimal Access Surgery 3 2. Laparoscopic Equipments 9 3. Sterilization of Laparoscopic Instruments 41 4. Anesthesia in Laparoscopic Surgery 46 5. Abdominal Access Techniques 56 6. Principle of Laparoscopic Port Position 83 7. Laparoscopic Dissection Techniques 87 8. Laparoscopic Tissue Approximation Techniques 104 9. Hand-assisted Laparoscopic Surgery 124 10. Tissue Retrieval Technique 130 11. Laparoscopic Port Closure Technique 137 Section Two: Laparoscopic General Surgical Procedures 12. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 143 13. Laparoscopic CBD Exploration 161 14. Laparoscopic Appendicectomy 170 15. Laparoscopic Repair of Inguinal Hernia 181 16. Laparoscopic Repair of Ventral Hernia 202 17. Laparoscopic Repair of Hiatus Hernia 216 18. Laparoscopic Repair of Duodenal Perforation 220 19. Laparoscopic Fundoplication 226 20. Laparoscopic Splenectomy 235 21. Laparoscopic Management of Hepatico-pancreatic Diseases 240Section Three: Laparoscopic Gynecological Procedures 22. Diagnostic Laparoscopy 253 23. Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis 266 24. Laparoscopic Sterilization 269 25. Laparoscopic Ovarian Surgery 274 26. Laparoscopic Tubal Surgery 283 27. Laparoscopic Management of Ectopic Pregnancy 291 28. Laparoscopic Management of Endometriosis 297 29. Laparoscopic Hysterectomy 302 30. Laparoscopic Myomectomy 312 31. Laparoscopic Management of Stress Incontinence 316 32. Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy 320 33. Essentials of Hysteroscopy 326Section Four: Laparoscopic Urology 34. Laparoscopic Urological Procedure 337Section Five: Pediatric Laparoscopy 35. Laparoscopic Pediatric Surgery 345Section Six: Miscellaneous 36. Other Minimal Access Surgical Procedures 361 37. Minimal Access Bariatric Surgery 382 38. Complications in Minimal Access Surgery 388 39. Role of Training in Minimal Access Surgery 407 40. Minimal Access Robotic Surgery 416 41. Future of Minimal Access Surgery 423 42. Troubleshooting and Checkist 427 Index

Author comments

R.K. Mishra, MRCS, MMAS, is Director, Laparoscopy Hospital, New Delhi, and Professor and Head of Minimal Access Surgery, TGO University

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