Atlas of Pediatric Surgical Techniques - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416046899, 9781437736205

Atlas of Pediatric Surgical Techniques

1st Edition

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

Series Editors: Courtney Townsend B. Mark Evers
Authors: Dai Chung Mike Chen
eBook ISBN: 9781437736205
eBook ISBN: 9780323245760
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 20th September 2010
Page Count: 408

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Atlas of Pediatric Surgical Techniques—a title in the new Surgical Techniques Atlas series edited by Drs Townsend and Evers—presents state-of-the-art updates on the full range of pediatric surgical techniques performed today. Dai H. Chung, MD and Mike Chen, MD offer you expert advice on a variety of procedures and help you expand your repertoire and hone your clinical skills.

Key Features

  • Access the fully searchable contents of the book and procedural videos online at
  • Get coverage of hot topics like laparascopic techniques, ECMO cannulation, and bariatric surgery.
  • View 150 full-color anatomic drawings and step-by-step intraoperative photographs that highlight key surgical issues and techniques.
  • Master key techniques through videos that show them performed by the physicians who pioneered them.
  • Avoid complications thanks to discussions of pearls and pitfalls.
  • Choose between open and closed alternatives and get better patient outcomes.

Table of Contents

Section I General

CHAPTER 1 Vascular Access

Deborah F. Billmire

CHAPTER 2 Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Cannulation

Thomas Pranikoff and Michael H. Hines

Section II Head and Neck

CHAPTER 3 Thyroglossal Duct Cyst

Michael D. Josephs

CHAPTER 4 Branchial Anomalies

Tory A. Meyer

Section III Thoracic

CHAPTER 5 Esophageal Atresia with Tracheoesophageal Fistula

Richard Ricketts

CHAPTER 6 Cervical Esophagostomy

Richard Ricketts

CHAPTER 7 Thoracoscopic Repair of Esophageal Atresia with Tracheoesophageal Fistula

Mark L. Wulkan

CHAPTER 8 Esophageal Replacement

Belinda Hsi Dickie and Richard G. Azizkhan

CHAPTER 9 Esophageal Replacement: Gastric Tube Pull-Up

Saleem Islam and Ronald B. Hirschl

CHAPTER 10 Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Eventration of the Diaphragm

Jason S. Frischer, Keith A. Kuenzler, and Charles J. H. Stolar

CHAPTER 11 Surgical Treatment of Chest Wall Deformities: Nuss Procedure

Michael J. Goretsky and Donald Nuss

CHAPTER 12 Surgical Treatment of Chest Wall Deformities: Open Repair

Robert C. Shamberger

CHAPTER 13 Patent Ductus Arteriosus

Peter B. Manning

CHAPTER 14 Congenital Lung Anomalies

Elizabeth A. Beierle and Mike K. Chen

Section IV Abdomen

CHAPTER 15 Duodenal Obstruction

Daniel von Allmen

CHAPTER 16 Malrotation: Ladd Procedure

Brad W. Warner

CHAPTER 17 Meconium Disease

Mary L. Brandt

CHAPTER 18 Hirschsprung Disease: Transanal Pull-Through

Stig Somme and Jacob C. Langer

CHAPTER 19 Hirschsprung Disease: Soave (Open and Laparoscopic-Assisted) and Duhamel Techniques

Anne C. Kim and Daniel H. Teitelbaum

CHAPTER 20 Hirschsprung Disease: Swenson Pull-Through Procedure

Marleta Reynolds

CHAPTER 21 Imperforate Anus

Marc Levitt and Alberto Peña

CHAPTER 22 Cloaca

Marc Levitt and Alberto Peña

CHAPTER 23 Biliary Atresia

Jaimie D. Nathan and Frederick C. Ryckman

CHAPTER 24 Choledochal Cysts

Greg M. Tiao

CHAPTER 25 Gastroschisis and Omphalocele

Richard A. Falcone, Jr.

CHAPTER 26 Laparoscopic and Open Pyloromyotomy

Shawn D. St. Peter and Daniel J. Ostlie

CHAPTER 27 Anti-Refl ux Procedures

Bradley J. Segura and Timothy D. Kane

CHAPTER 28 Bariatric Surgery

Thomas H. Inge

CHAPTER 29 Splenectomy

Vincent Mortellaro, Elizabeth A. Beierle, and Mike K. Chen

Section V Genitourinary

CHAPTER 30 Inguinal Hernias and Hydroceles

Akemi L. Kawaguchi and Eugene S. Kim

CHAPTER 31 Cryptorchidism

Mary E. Fallat

CHAPTER 32 Testicular Torsion

John M. Gatti and J. Patrick Murphy

Section VI Tumors

CHAPTER 33 Wilms Tumor

Andrew M. Davidoff

CHAPTER 34 Neuroblastoma

Naira Baregamian and Dai H. Chung

CHAPTER 35 Sacrococcygeal Teratoma

Bryan J. Dicken and Frederick J. Rescorla

CHAPTER 36 Hepatic Tumors

Maria H. Alonso


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About the Series Editor

Courtney Townsend

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and John Woods Harris Distinguished Chairman, Robertson-Poth Distinguished Chair in General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

B. Mark Evers

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Surgery, Director, Lucille P. Markey Cancer Center, Markey Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair, Physician-in-Chief, Oncology Service Line UK Healthcare, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

About the Author

Dai Chung

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Chief, Pediatric Surgery, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Mike Chen

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA