Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas: 2-Volume Set with CD-ROM / Edition 4

Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas: 2-Volume Set with CD-ROM / Edition 4

by Leslie H. Blumgart
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416032568

ISBN-13: 9781416032564

Pub. Date: 12/18/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This 2-volume reference, edited by a panel of experts and featuring contributions by many leading authorities, comprehensively covers the cutting edge of research, teaching, and practice in surgery of the liver, biliary tract, and pancreas. This resource covers anatomy, pathophysiology, immunology, molecular biology, genetics, diagnosis, and treatment. Richly

Overview

This 2-volume reference, edited by a panel of experts and featuring contributions by many leading authorities, comprehensively covers the cutting edge of research, teaching, and practice in surgery of the liver, biliary tract, and pancreas. This resource covers anatomy, pathophysiology, immunology, molecular biology, genetics, diagnosis, and treatment. Richly illustrated, it is accompanied by a DVD with detailed video clips of laproscopic procedures, effectively allowing you to use it as an operative atlas.

  • Covers pathology, diagnostics, surgery, and non-operative intervention all in one text, to give you a single, comprehensive reference.
  • Offers step-by-step procedures, extensively illustrated with over 200 operative line drawings.


  • Provides new coverage of the pancreas, making this the only fully comprehensive text on both hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery.
  • Considers all the new aspects of the rapidly changing area of transplantation.
  • Shows detailed surgical anatomy to help with diagnosis, surgical operation, interventional radiology, and endoscopy.
  • Contains detailed, up-to-date diagnostic coverage to keep you abreast of the latest strategies.
  • Incorporates the latest information on pre- and post-operative care and blood transfusion.
  • Includes a bonus DVD with video clips of procedures.


  • Over 200 additional contributing experts.

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9781416032564
    Publisher:
    Elsevier Health Sciences
    Publication date:
    12/18/2006
    Edition description:
    New Edition
    Pages:
    2008
    Product dimensions:
    8.50(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.90(d)

    Table of Contents

    Historical Introduction

    SECTION I: LIVER AND PANCREATIC ANATOMY AND PATHOPHYSIOLOGY
    (ASSOC. ED. DEMATTEO)

    1. Surgical and radiologic anatomy of the liver, biliary tract, and pancreas
    2. Assessment of liver function in the surgical patient
    3. Liver blood flow: physiology, measurement and clinical relevance
    4. Liver regeneration. Clinical relevance
    5. Liver hyperplasia, hypertrophy and atrophy
    6. Bile secretion
    7A. Pathophysiology of biliary tract obstruction
    7B. The function of biliary tract and factors in the production of biliary pain
    8. Pancreatic physiology and functional assessment
    9. Endotoxin and cytokines in liver and biliary disease
    10. Infections in hepatic, biliary and pancreatic surgery
    11. Genetics and molecular biology of pancreatic and biliary Cancers
    12. Molecular biology of liver carcinogenesis and hepatitis
    13. Liver Immunology

    SECTION II: DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES
    (ASSOC. ED. DR. HANN)

    14. Clinical examination and investigation
    15. Ultrasound of the liver, pancreas, and biliary tract
    16. Endoscopic ultrasound of the pancreas and biliary tract
    17. The role of nuclear medicine in the diagnosis and management of hepatobiliary and pancreatic diseases
    18. Computed tomography of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas
    19. Magnetic resonance imaging of the liver, pancreas and biliary tract
    20. Direct cholangiography
    21. Angiography
    22. Percutaneous Biopsy
    23. Intraoperative diagnosis of liver, pancreatic and biliary diseases

    SECTION III. PRE- AND POSTOPERATIVE CARE AND ANESTHESIA
    (ASSOC. EDS. DRS. JARNAGIN AND DEMATTEO)

    24. Pre- and postoperative nutrition in hepatobiliary surgery
    25. Anesthesia and postoperative intensive care
    26. Perioperative critical care in hepatobiliary surgery
    27. Quality of life and hepatobiliary tumors

    Section IV. Interventional Radiology and Endoscopic Techniques, Biliary Bypass and Intubation
    (ASSOC. EDS. DRS. JARNAGIN AND DEMATTEO)

    28. Interventional endoscopy (Technical aspects)
    29. Radiologic hepato-biliary interventions
    30. Biliary-enteric anastomosis

    SECTION V. GALLSTONES AND GALLBLADDERS
    (ASSOC. ED. DR. JARNAGIN)

    31. The natural history of gallstones and asymptomatic gallstones
    32. Cholecystitis
    33. Percutaneous approaches to the treatment of gallbladder disease
    34. The technique of cholecystectomy
    35. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and choledocholithotomy
    36. Stones in the common bile duct—-clinical features and open surgical approaches and techniques
    37. Stones in the bile duct: endoscopic and percutaneous approaches
    38. Cholecystolithiasis and stones in the common bile duct: which approach and when?
    39. Post-cholecystectomy problems
    40. Intrahepatic stones

    SECTION VI. BILIARY STRUCTURE AND FISTULA
    (ASSOC. ED. DR. JARNAGIN)

    41. Biliary atresia
    42. Primary sclerosing cholangitis
    43: Biliary Stricture and Fistula
    A. Benign biliary strictures
    B. Biliary fistulae

    SECTION VII. PANCREATITIS
    (ASSOC. ED. DR. BUCHLER)

    44. Definition and classification of pancreatitis
    45. Etiology, pathogenesis and diagnostic assessment of acute pancreatitis
    46. Management of acute pancreatitis and complications
    47. Etiology, pathogenesis and diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis
    48. Management of chronic pancreatitis:
    A. Conservative
    B. Endoscopic
    C. Surgical

    SECTION VIII. BILIARY TUMORS
    (ASSOC. ED. DR. JARNAGIN)

    49. Tumors of the bile duct – pathologic aspects
    50. Benign tumors and pseudotumors of the biliary tract
    51. Tumors of the gallbladder
    52 (A). Intra- and extrahepatic biliary tumors
    (B). Hilar and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma with emphasis on presurgical management
    (C). Interventional radiologic techniques in hilar and intrahepatic biliary strictures

    SECTION IX. PANCREATIC TUMORS AND RESECTION
    (ASSOC. ED. DR. BUCHLER)

    53. Pathology and classification of pancreatic and ampullary tumors
    54 Periampullary and Pancreatic Tumors
    A. Periampullary and pancreatic cancer
    B. The cystic neoplasms of the pancreas
    55. Palliation of pancreatic and periampullary tumors
    56. Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Distal Pancreatectomy, Segmental Pancreatectomy, Total Pancreatectomy and Transduodenal Resection of the Papilla of Vater
    57. Endocrine tumors of the pancreas: clinical picture, diagnosis and therapy

    SECTION X. LIVER AND BILIARY INFECTION AND INFESTATION
    (ASSOC. EDS. DRS. JARNAGIN AND BELGHITI)

    58. Cholangitis
    59. Pyogenic liver abscess
    60. Amebiasis and biliary infestation
    61. Hydatid disease
    62. Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis

    SECTION XI. BILIARY AND LIVER CYSTS
    (ASSOC. EDS. DRS. JARNAGIN AND BELGHITI)

    63. Bile duct cysts in adults
    64. Non-parasitic cystic diseases of the liver and intrahepatic biliary tree
    65. Surgical management of cystic disease of the liver

    SECTION XII. INJURY AND HEMORRHAGE
    (ASSOC. EDS. DRS. BLUMGART AND BELGHITI)

    66. Liver and bile duct injuries
    67. Aneurysm and arteriovenous fistula of the liver and pancreatic vasculature
    68. Hemobilia and bilhemia

    SECTION XIII. LIVER TUMORS
    (Assoc. Ed. Dr. Belghiti)

    69. Tumors of the liver – pathologic aspect
    70. Benign liver tumors and masses
    71. Hepatocellular carcinoma
    72. Hepatic tumors in childhood
    73 Metastatic Tumors
    A. Metastatic colorectal cancer
    B. Liver endocrine metastases
    C. Noncolorectal nonneuroendocrine metastases
    74. Embolization of liver tumors
    75. Radiotherapy
    A. Radiotherapy with emphasis on radioembolization for liver tumors
    B. External beam radiation therapy for primary hepatocellular carcinoma and biliary disease
    76. Ablation of Liver Tumors
    A. Percutaneous methods for ablation of hepatic tumors
    B. Cryotherapy of liver tumors
    C. Radiofrequency thermal ablation of liver tumors
    77. Chemotherapy of liver tumors
    78. Isolated hepatic perfusion for extensive liver cancers
    79. (A) Intra-arterial chemotherapy for liver tumors
    (B) Nonoperative placement of catheters
    (C) Technique of surgical pump placement

    SECTION XIV. HEPATIC RESECTION
    (ASSOC. EDS. DRS. BELGHITI AND CHAPMAN)

    80(A). Liver resection for benign disease and for liver and biliary tumors
    (B). Extended resections for biliary tumors: an alternative approach
    (C). Liver resection in live related donors
    81. Vascular isolation techniques in liver resection
    82. Liver resection in cirrhosis of the liver
    83. Segment-oriented anatomic liver resections
    84. The place of portal venous embolization
    85. Ex vivo and in situ hypothermic hepatic resection
    86. Intraoperative ultrasound of the liver: Techniques for liver resection and transplantation

    Section XV. Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension
    (Assoc. Ed. Dr. Chapman)

    87. Cirrhosis and portal hypertension: pathological aspects
    88. Management of liver failure
    89. Support of the failing liver
    90. Management of ascites in cirrhosis and portal hypertension
    91. Medical management of bleeding varices
    92. Endoscopic therapy in the management of esophageal varices: injection sclerotherapy and variceal ligation
    93. Portal hypertension in children
    94. Operative devascularization and esophageal transection
    95. The place of portosystemic shunting
    96. (A) The place of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunting
    96. (B) Technique of TIPS placement
    97. The technique of portacaval shunt
    98. Distal splenorenal shunt
    99. The mesocaval shunt: technique
    100. Budd-Chiari syndrome and veno-occlusive disease

    SECTION XVI. LIVER AND PANCREATIC TRANSPLANTATION
    (Assoc. Ed. Dr. Chapman)

    101. Liver and pancreas transplantation immunobiology
    102. Liver transplantation: anesthesia, perioperative management and postoperative intensive care
    103. Liver transplantation: indications
    104. Orthotopic liver transplantation
    105. Liver transplantation in patients with fulminant hepatitis
    106. Liver transplantation for tumors
    107. Liver transplantation in children and segmental transplantation
    108. Auxiliary liver transplantation
    109. Living Donor Liver Transplantation
    110. Early and late complications of liver transplantation
    111. Techniques of liver replacement
    112. Whole organ pancreas and pancreatic islet transplantation

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