Endosurgery for Cancer / Edition 1

Endosurgery for Cancer / Edition 1

by Steve Eubanks, Ricardo V. Cohen, Riad N. Younes, Frederick Brody
     
 

ISBN-10: 1570595259

ISBN-13: 9781570595257

Pub. Date: 01/01/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This handbook provides surgeons with updated information about the current status, perspectives and controversies for staging and treating cancer through minimal access procedures. The authors discuss the biology of minimal access, techniques, the equipment used, the perspectives and controversies surrounding the procedures in cancer management.  See more details below

Overview

This handbook provides surgeons with updated information about the current status, perspectives and controversies for staging and treating cancer through minimal access procedures. The authors discuss the biology of minimal access, techniques, the equipment used, the perspectives and controversies surrounding the procedures in cancer management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570595257
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Series:
Handbooks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
247
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 7.87(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

1.Surgical Oncology: Role of Videolaparoscopy1
Introduction1
Principles of Oncologic Surgery4
Role of Laparoscopy in Oncological Surgery5
Future Directions18
2.Physiologic Alterations Associated with Laparoscopy28
Introduction28
Cardiovascular and Hemodynamic28
Mode of Abdominal Expansion29
Type of Gas Utilized30
Laparoscopy in the Compromised Host31
Visceral Alterations32
Neurologic Changes33
Endocrine Metabolic Effects34
3.Laparoscopic Diagnosis and Treatment of Ascites and Peritoneal Malignancies37
Diagnosis and Work-up of Malignant Ascites39
Patient Selection and Technique41
Laparoscopy for Ascites and Peritoneal Malignancy-Results44
4.Lymphoma Staging: Basic Features47
Hodgkin's Disease (HD) Staging47
Operative Procedure48
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Staging48
5.Laparoscopic Management of Lymphomas49
Introduction49
Hodgkin's and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma49
Surgical Management50
Laparoscopic Staging of Abdominal Lymphomas52
6.Videolaparoscopy and Pancreatic Cancer57
Introduction57
Rationale for Laparoscopic Staging58
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Experience59
Laparoscopic Biliary and Gastric Bypass62
Conclusion66
7.Laparoscopic Assessment of Tumors of the Pancreatic Head70
Introduction70
Diagnostic Laparoscopy71
Conclusions73
8.Laparoscopy in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hepatobiliary Malignancies75
Introduction75
Surgery of Hepatobiliary Malignancies76
Radiological Imaging Modalities78
Intraoperative Ultrasonography (IOUS)80
Laparoscopic Ultrasonography (LUS)81
Therapeutic Laparoscopy (Minimally Invasive Surgery)99
Conclusions102
9.Laparoscopic Treatment of Colorectal Malignancies107
Introduction107
Technique of Laparoscopic Colon Resection108
Technique of Laparoscopic Colon Surgery, Patient Selection108
Operative Procedure109
Conclusions110
10.Laparoscopy and Gastric Cancer: Perspective and Controversies112
Introduction112
Laparoscopic Approach to Gastric Cancer112
Laparoscopic Staging of Gastric Cancer114
Operative Procedure, Preoperative Considerations, Patient Evaluation115
Operative Technique116
Postoperative Care121
Conclusion121
11.Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Gastrectomy124
Introduction124
Patient Selection125
Patient Preparation and Positioning125
Hand-Assist Placement126
Subtotal Gastrectomy129
Total Gastrectomy132
Postoperative Management137
Summary139
12.Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery140
Introduction140
Preoperative Evaluation140
Indications for Surgery142
Surgical Techniques145
Summary149
13.Videolaparoscopy in Kidney Tumors152
Introduction152
Patient Selection153
Patient Preparation153
Radical Nephrectomy153
Partial Nephrourectomy158
Partial Nephrectomy and Renal Wedge Resection159
Conclusion159
14.Laparoscopic Surgery in Kidney Cancer163
Operative Technique164
Clinical Experience165
Conclusion166
15.Endosurgery and Pediatric Oncology168
The Surgeon's Role in Pediatric Oncology168
Pediatric Endosurgery168
Diagnosis, Staging and Tissue Sampling170
Evaluation and Resectability171
Other Indications172
Contraindications of Pediatric Endosurgery174
Future Perspectives174
16.Complications of Videolaparoscopy177
17.Role of Laparoscopic Ultrasound in Minimal Access Surgery: Overview179
Introduction179
Indications for Laparoscopic Ultrasound180
Technique180
Pancreas182
Role of LUS in Intra-abdominal Malignancy: Results184
Pancreatic-Biliary-(Malignant Group)186
Pancreas-Benign Group187
Liver Malignant Group187
Liver-Benign Group187
Colon Cancer Staging188
Unknown Primary188
Stomach, Spleen and Adrenals192
Miscellaneous192
Summary192
18.Biology of Videothoracoscopy194
Introduction194
Port Site Recurrence194
Pathophysiology of Tumor Implants195
Acute Pain196
Chronic Pain196
Immune Response197
19.Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery for Lung Cancer199
20.VATS in Malignant Pleural Disease204
Technique of VATS for Pleural Disease205
Pleurodesis205
Mesothelioma206
21.Laparoscopic Approach to Esophageal Cancer208
Introduction208
Technical Aspects208
Surgical Access and Technical Aspects209
Esophagectomy by Video-thoracoscopy (EVT)209
Critical Analysis213
Technical Modalites of Video-assisted Esophagectomy215
22.Videoendoscopy for Mediastinal Cysts and Tumors218
Introduction218
Roles of Videothoracoscopy220
Surgical Techniques and Strategies221
Thymectomy223
Mediastinal Cystectomy223
Resection of Neurogenic Tumors224
Mediastinal Mass Biopsy226
Conclusion226
23.Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery for Malignant Pericardial Effusion228
Patient Selection228
Anesthetic and Surgical Technique of VATS Pericardiectomy229
The Author's Experience230
Summary231
24.Complications in Video-Assisted Thoracoscopy233
Index237

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