Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques

1st Edition

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


  • Ashley Vernon
  • Stanley Ashley
  • Key Features

    • Watch key surgical techniques performed by experts in procedural videos online at, where you’ll also find the fully searchable text and a gallery of downloadable images.
    • Master both laparoscopic and endoscopic techniques with step-by-step instructions for a full range of minimally invasive procedures.
    • See exactly how to perform techniques from 200 detailed anatomic line drawings from laparascopic and endoscopic perspectives rendered from video still shots that correspond to the accompanying videos.
    • Stay current on the latest developments in minimally invasive surgery, including complications of adjustable gastric banding, laparoscopic pancreatico-jejunostomy, endoscopic component separation, minimally invasive esophagectomy, and laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
    • Choose the best procedural option for each patient thanks to coverage of variations on techniques (for example, handsewn gastrojejunal anastomosis as an alternative to the linear stapler technique).

    Table of Contents

    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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