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Title Operative techniques in hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery / Steven J. Hughes, MD, editor, Cracchio Family Professor and Chief, Division of General Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida ; Michael W. Mulholland, MD, PhD, editor-in-chief, Professor of Surgery and Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan ; illustrations by BodyScientific International, LLC
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 477 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Series Operative techniques in surgery Operative techniques in hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery
Operative techniques.
Contents Section I. Surgery of the biliary system -- section II. Surgery of the liver -- section III. Surgical management of portal hypertension -- section IV. Surgery of the pancreas -- section V. Surgery of the spleen
Summary This book covers the full range of surgical procedures relating to the liver, pancreas, bile ducts and spleen as well as surgical management of portal hypertension
"Operative Techniques in Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Surgery was produced with the intent to be truly unique and thus essential to surgeons in training, fellowship, and practice. Particular attention is devoted to the rapid evolution of the field of HPB surgery to minimally invasive and robotic approaches. As endoscopic and catheter-based therapies now complement or replace operative approaches, renowned authors from the fields of gastroenterology and radiology provide chapters specifically written for surgeons in the context of multidisciplinary care. Hepato-pancreatico-biliary system operative planning and execution requires a thorough understanding of complex, often variable anatomy and is now routinely based upon cross-sectional imaging of 3-dimensional space. Addressing this challenge was the charge to each author; the result is a liberal use of imaging and intra-operative photography supported by exceptional, consistent artwork. When alternative approaches to those of the author are viable, they are included"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Liver -- Surgery.
Biliary tract -- Surgery.
Biliary tract -- Diseases.
Liver -- surgery
Biliary Tract Diseases -- surgery
Biliary Tract Surgical Procedures -- methods
Digestive System Surgical Procedures -- methods
Liver Diseases -- surgery
Pancreas -- surgery
Pancreatic Diseases -- surgery
Biliary Tract Surgical Procedures
Biliary Tract Diseases
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Biliary tract -- Diseases
Biliary tract -- Surgery
Liver -- Surgery
Genre/Form atlases.
Form Electronic book
Author Hughes, Steven J., editor.
Mulholland, Michael W., editor.
ISBN 9781496319067
OTHER TI Contained in (work): Operative techniques in surgery