Atlas of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (VATS)

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print, with DVD

Authors:

Key Features

  • Access the fully searchable contents of the book online at www.expertconsult.com, along with videos demonstrating key minimally invasive thoracic procedures.
  • Get the latest on video-assisted thorascopic surgery (VATS), including lung-volume reduction surgery.
  • Hone your skills in each procedure through step-by-step instructions, along with tips and discussions of complications.
  • Grasp the visual nuances of surgery from nearly 400 intraoperative photographs depicting procedures.
  • Master the full range of minimally invasive procedure through comprehensive coverage that highlights even lesser known techniques.
  • Watch procedures performed by the experts who helped pioneer them on the instructional DVD and the website.

Details

No. of pages:
336
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437735918
eBook ISBN:
9780323247788
Print ISBN:
9781416062639

About the authors

Robert McKenna

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief, Thoracic Surgery; Program Director, General Thoracic Surgery Fellowship; Surgical Director, Women’s Guild Lung Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California USA

Ali Mahtabifard

Affiliations and Expertise

Attending Surgeon, Cedars-Sinai Center for Chest Diseases; Associate Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California USA

Scott Swanson

Affiliations and Expertise

Director,Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Vice Chair Cancer Affairs, Department of Surgery, Bringham and Women's Hospital, Chief Surgical officerDana Farber Cancer Institute, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts