Minimal Access Cardiothoracic Surgery / Edition 1

Minimal Access Cardiothoracic Surgery / Edition 1

by Anthony P. C. Yim, Stephen R. Hazelrigg, Mohammad Bashar Izzat, Rodney J. Landreneau
     
 

A team of over 150 leading contributors provides state-of-the-art coverage of minimally invasive surgery using videoscopic guidance. Delivers up-to-date discussions of pleural and lung diseases, mediastinum, esophageal disease, pediatric surgery, coronary artery bypass and valvular surgery. Features over 890 clear illustrations; many in full color!See more details below

Overview

A team of over 150 leading contributors provides state-of-the-art coverage of minimally invasive surgery using videoscopic guidance. Delivers up-to-date discussions of pleural and lung diseases, mediastinum, esophageal disease, pediatric surgery, coronary artery bypass and valvular surgery. Features over 890 clear illustrations; many in full color!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721677231
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/11/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
693
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

GENERAL THORACIC SURGERY

General Aspects
1. ThoracoscopyA Historical Perspective
2. Preoperative Assessment for Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
3. Room Setup and Instrumentation
4. Anesthesia for Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
Strategic Planning for Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Ethical Aspects of Introducing New Surgical Technology

Pleural Diseases
7. Diagnostic Thoracoscopy for Pleural Disease
8. Empyema and Hemothorax
9. Chylothorax
10. Malignant Pleural Effusion

Parenchymal Lung Diseases
11. Spontaneous Pneumothorax
12. Interstitial Lung Diseases
13. Thoracoscopic Lung Volume Reduction for End-Stage Emphysema
14. Pleuropulmonary Tuberculosis
15. Localization of Pulmonary Nodules
16 Wedge Resection
17 Anatomic Lung Resection
18 Thoracoscopic Lobectomy with Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection or Sampling
19 The Immune Response to Surgery: Conventional and VATS Lobectomy
20 Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgical Non-Rib-Spreading Simultaneously Stapled Lobectomy
21 Resection for Pulmonary Metastases

The Mediastinum
22 Videomediastinoscopy
23 Diagnostic Thoracoscopy for Mediastinal Masses
24 Thoracoscopic Staging for Intrathoracic Malignancy
25 Mediastinal Cysts
26 Transcervical Approach to the Thymus
27 Partial Sternotomy Approach to the Thymus
28 Thymectomy for Myasthenia Gravis
29 Posterior Mediastinal Masses
30 Thoracoscopic Thoracic Sympathetectomy
31 Laparoscopic Antireflux Surgery
32 Achalasia
33 Esophageal Leiomyoma, Diverticulum, and Duplication Cyst
34 Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy With Extended Mediastinal Lymphadenectomy for Cancer
35 Minimal Access Approach to Esophagectomy

Miscellaneous Thoracoscopic Procedures
36 Anesthetic Considerations for Pediatric Thoracoscopic Procedures
37 Pediatric Minimal Access Cardiothoracic Surgery
38 The Diaphragm
39 Chest Trauma
40 Spinal Deformities
41 Thoracic First Rib Resection for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
42 Thoracoscopic Treatment of Hydatid Cysts of the Lung
43 Complications and Pitfalls in Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
44 Cost-Containment Strategies
45 Endoscopic Fetal Surgery

Endoscopy and Imaging
46 Interventional Bronchoscopy
47 Interventional Esophagoscopy
48 Interventional Radiology in the Chest

Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
49 Pioneering Minimally Invasive Coronary Surgery: A Historical Perspective
50 Patient Selection for Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass
51 Preoperative Assessment for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
52 Anesthetic Considerations for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
53 Echocardiography in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
54 Alternative Incisions for Cardiac Surgery
55 Instrumentation for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
56 Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery Bypass
57 The H-Graft MIDCAB
58 Combined Minimally Invasive Artery Bypass with AngioplastyAn Integrated Approach
59 Off-Pump Coronary Artery Surgery
60 Myocardial Function and Metabolism During Beating Heart Coronary Revascularization
61 Cytokine Response to Off-Pump CABG
62 Pharmacologic and Mechanical Stabilization During Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Surgery
63 Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Using the Octopus Device
64 Limited Incision Coronary Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass Support
65 Ministernotomy for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
66 Port Access Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
67 Hemopump: An Alternative to Cardiopulmonary Bypass for Coronary Surgery
68 Reoperative Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery Bypass (MIDCAB) Coronary Grafting
69 Quality Assessment in Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
70 Quality of Life Assessment in Minimally Invasive Coronary Surgery

Heart Valve Surgery
71 Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery, the Cleveland Experience
72 Video Assisted Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
73 Port-Access Heart Valve Surgery

Miscellaneous Cardiac Procedures
74 Minimally Invasive Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects
75 Minimal Access Surgery for Patent Ductus Arteriosus
76 Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization
77 Minimally Invasive Saphenous Vein Harvesting
78 Minimally Invasive Surgery for Pericardial Disease

Future Technologies
79 Robotic Surgery
80 Alternative Techniques for Vascular Anastomoses
81 Therapeutic Angiogenesis
82 Future Directions in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Future Technologies for Surgical Applications

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