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Pediatric Surgery, 2-Volume Set

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Pediatric Surgery, 7th Edition - edited by Arnold G. Coran, Anthony Caldamone, N. Scott Adzick, Thomas M. Krummel, Jean-Martin Laberge, and Robert Shamberger - features comprehensive, up-to-date guidance on all aspects of childhood surgery, including congenital malformations, tumors, trauma, and urologic problems. Apply the latest developments in fetal surgery, adolescent bariatric surgery, minimally invasive surgery in children, and tissue engineering for the repair of congenital anomalies, such as the separation of conjoined twins. you can also access the fully searchable text online at, making this definitive resource more accessible than ever.


General Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

Hardbound, 848 Pages

Published: February 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07255-7


  • Part I • GENERAL

    1 History of Pediatric Surgery: A Brief Overview
    2 Molecular Clinical Genetics and Gene Therapy
    3 Impact of Tissue Engineering in Pediatric Surgery
    4 Advanced and Emerging Surgical Technologies and the Process of Innovation
    5 Prenatal Diagnosis and Fetal Therapy
    6 Neonatal Physiology and Metabolic Considerations
    7 Respiratory Physiology and Care
    8 Extracorporeal Life Support for Cardiopulmonary Failure
    9 Neonatal Cardiovascular Physiology and Care
    10 Sepsis and Related Considerations
    11 Surgical Implications of Hematologic Disease
    12 Nutritional Support in the Pediatric Surgical Patient
    13 Pediatric Anesthesia
    14 Clinical Outcomes Evaluation and Quality Improvement
    15 Ethical Considerations
    16 Patient- and Family-Centered Pediatric Surgical Care

    Part II • TRAUMA

    17 Injury Prevention
    18 Infants and Children as Accident Victims and Their Emergency Management
    19 Thoracic Injuries
    20 Abdominal Trauma
    21 Genitourinary Tract Trauma
    22 Musculoskeletal Trauma
    23 Hand, Soft Tissue, and Envenomation Injuries
    24 Central Nervous System Injuries
    25 Vascular Injury
    26 Burns
    27 Child Abuse and Birth Injuries


    28 Principles of Pediatric Oncology, Genetics of Cancer, and Radiation Therapy
    29 Biopsy Techniques for Children with Cancer

    30 Wilms’ Tumor
    31 Neuroblastoma
    32 Nonmalignant Tumors of the Liver
    33 Malignant Liver Tumors
    34 Pediatric Gastrointestinal Tumors
    35 Diagnosis and Treatment of Rhabdomyosarcoma
    36 Other Soft Tissue Tumors
    37 Teratomas and Other Germ Cell Tumors
    38 Hodgkin Lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
    39 Ovarian Tumors
    40 Testicular Tumors
    41 Adrenal Tumors
    42 Tumors of the Lung and Chest Wall
    43 Bone Tumors
    44 Brain Tumors


    45 Principles of Transplantation
    46 Renal Transplantation
    47 Pancreas and Islet Cell Transplantation
    48 Liver Transplantation
    49 Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation
    50 Heart Transplantation
    51 Pediatric Lung Transplantation
    52 Surgical Implications Associated with Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation

    Part V • HEAD AND NECK

    53 Craniofacial Anomalies
    54 Understanding and Caring for Children with Cleft Lip and Palate
    55 Otolaryngologic Disorders
    56 Salivary Glands
    57 Lymph Node Disorders
    58 Childhood Diseases of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
    59 Neck Cysts and Sinuses
    60 Torticollis


    Part VI • THORAX

    61 Disorders of the Breast
    62 Congenital Chest Wall Deformities
    63 Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Eventration
    64 Cysts of the Lungs and Mediastinum
    65 Lesions of the Larynx, Trachea, and Upper Airway
    66 Infections and Diseases of the Lungs, Pleura, and Mediastinum
    67 Esophagoscopy and Diagnostic Techniques
    68 Esophageal Rupture and Perforation
    69 Congenital Anomalies of the Esophagus
    70 Caustic Strictures of the Esophagus
    71 Esophageal Replacement
    72 Disorders of Esophageal Function
    73 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Part VII • ABDOMEN

    74 Disorders of the Umbilicus
    75 Congenital Defects of the Abdominal Wall
    76 Inguinal Hernias and Hydroceles
    77 Undescended Testis, Torsion, and Varicocele
    78 Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
    79 Peptic Ulcer and Other Conditions of the Stomach
    80 Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents
    81 Duodenal Atresia and Stenosis-Annular Pancreas
    82 Jejunoileal Atresia and Stenosis
    83 Meconium Ileus
    84 Meckel Diverticulum
    85 Intussusception
    86 Disorders of Intestinal Rotation and Fixation
    87 Other Causes of Intestinal Obstruction
    88 Short Bowel Syndrome
    89 Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    90 Alimentary Tract Duplications
    91 Mesenteric and Omental Cysts
    92 Ascites
    93 Polypoid Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract
    94 Necrotizing Enterocolitis
    95 Crohn’s Disease
    96 Ulcerative Colitis
    97 Primary Peritonitis
    98 Stomas of the Small and Large Intestine
    99 Atresia, Stenosis, and Other Obstructions of the Colon
    100 Appendicitis
    101 Hirschsprung Disease
    102 Intestinal Dysganglionosis and Other Disorders of Intestinal Motility
    103 Anorectal Malformations
    104 Other Disorders of the Anus and Rectum, Anorectal Function
    105 The Jaundiced Infant: Biliary Atresia
    106 Choledochal Cyst
    107 Gallbladder Disease and Hepatic Infections
    108 Portal Hypertension
    109 The Pancreas
    110 The Spleen


    111 Renal Agenesis, Dysplasia, and Cystic Disease
    112 Renal Fusions and Ectopia
    113 Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction
    114 Renal Infection, Abscess, Vesicoureteral Reflux, Urinary Lithiasis, and Renal Vein Thrombosis
    115 Ureteral Duplication and Ureteroceles
    116 Disorders of Bladder Function
    117 Reconstruction of the Bladder and Bladder Outlet
    118 Incontinent and Continent Urinary Diversion
    119 Megaureter and Prune-Belly Syndrome
    120 Bladder and Cloacal Exstrophy
    121 Hypospadias
    122 Abnormalities of the Urethra, Penis, and Scrotum
    123 Disorders of Sexual Development
    124 Abnormalities of the Female Genital Tract


    125 Vascular Anomalies
    126 Pediatric Arterial Diseases
    127 Congenital Heart Disease and Anomalies of the Great Vessels
    128 Management of Neural Tube Defects, Hydrocephalus, Refractory Epilepsy, and Central Nervous System Infections
    129 Major Congenital Orthopedic Deformities
    130 Congenital Defects of the Skin and Hands
    131 Conjoined Twins


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