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

Contents Section One: Essentials of Laparoscopy 1.Chronological Advances in Minimal Access Surgery3 2.Laparoscopic Equipments9 3.Sterilization of Laparoscopic Instruments41 4.Anesthesia in Laparoscopic Surgery46 5.Abdominal Access Techniques56 6.Principle of Laparoscopic Port Position83 7.Laparoscopic Dissection Techniques87 8.Laparoscopic Tissue Approximation Techniques104 9.Hand-assisted Laparoscopic Surgery124 10.Tissue Retrieval Technique130 11.Laparoscopic Port Closure Technique137 Section Two: Laparoscopic General Surgical Procedures 12.Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy143 13.Laparoscopic CBD Exploration161 14.Laparoscopic Appendicectomy170 15.Laparoscopic Repair of Inguinal Hernia181 16.Laparoscopic Repair of Ventral Hernia202 17.Laparoscopic Repair of Hiatus Hernia216 18.Laparoscopic Repair of Duodenal Perforation220 19.Laparoscopic Fundoplication226 20.Laparoscopic Splenectomy235 21.Laparoscopic Management of Hepatico-pancreatic Diseases240 Section Three: Laparoscopic Gynecological Procedures 22.Diagnostic Laparoscopy253 23.Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis266 24.Laparoscopic Sterilization269 25.Laparoscopic Ovarian Surgery274 26.Laparoscopic Tubal Surgery283 27.Laparoscopic Management of Ectopic Pregnancy291 28.Laparoscopic Management of Endometriosis297 29.Laparoscopic Hysterectomy302 30.Laparoscopic Myomectomy312 31.Laparoscopic Management of Stress Incontinence316 32.Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy320 33.Essentials of Hysteroscopy326 Section Four: Laparoscopic Urology 34.Laparoscopic Urological Procedure337 Section Five: Pediatric Laparoscopy 35.Laparoscopic Pediatric Surgery345 Section Six: Miscellaneous 36.Other Minimal Access Surgical Procedures361 37.Minimal Access Bariatric Surgery382 38.Complications in Minimal Access Surgery388 39.Role of Training in Minimal Access Surgery407 40.Minimal Access Robotic Surgery416 41.Future of Minimal Access Surgery423 42.Troubleshooting and Checkist427 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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