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Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques

A Volume in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques, by Drs. Ashley Haralson Vernon and Stanley W. Ashley, provides the guidance you need to master these procedures - used more frequently due to reduced patient risks, improved outcomes, and rapidly advancing technologies. With discussions of complications of adjustable gastric banding, laparoscopic pancreatico-jejunostomy, endoscopic component separation, minimally invasive esophagectomy, laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and more; high-quality anatomic line drawings; and procedural videos online at, this volume in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series delivers all the help you need to stay on the cutting edge of minimally invasive surgery.


General Surgery

Hardbound, 328 Pages

Published: December 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-4696-7


  • 1. Zenker’s Diverticulum
    2. Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy
    3. Heller Myotomy with Toupet or Dor Fundoplication for Achalasia
    4. Nissen Fundoplication
    5. Paraesophageal Hernia
    6. Gastric Wedge Resection
    7. Peptic Ulcer Surgery
    8. Cholecystectomy
    9. Liver Resection
    10. Transgastric Cystgastrostomy
    11. Distal Pancreatic Resection
    12. Pancreaticojejunostomy (Puestow Procedure)
    13. Splenectomy
    14. Adrenalectomy
    15. Total Extraperitoneal (TEP) Hernia Repair
    16. Ventral Incisional Hernia
    17. Endoscopic Component Separation
    18. Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
    19. Appendectomy
    20. Hand-Assisted Right Colectomy
    21. Right Hemicolectomy
    22. Left Colon Resection (Medial to Lateral Approach)
    23. Total Proctocolectomy with Ileal-pouch Anal Anastomosis
    24. Roux en-Y Gastric Bypass (linear stapler)
    25. Handsewn Gastrojejunal Anastomosis
    26. Adjustable Gastric Banding
    27. Complications of Adjustable Gastric Banding
    28. Sleeve Gastrectomy


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