Atlas of Thoracic Surgical Techniques - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416040170, 9781437736427

Atlas of Thoracic 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: Joseph B Zwischenberger
eBook ISBN: 9781437736427
eBook ISBN: 9780323249652
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 24th September 2010
Page Count: 448
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Description

Atlas of Thoracic Surgical Techniques, a title in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series edited by Drs. Townsend and Evers, presents state-of-the-art updates on the full range of thoracic surgical procedures performed today. Dr. Joseph B. Zwischenberger, along with esteemed international contributors, offers you expert advice on a variety of thoracic techniques, including lung-volume reduction surgery, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery, and laparoscopic approaches to many procedures to help you expand your repertoire and hone your clinical skills. Color illustrations enhance the detailed instructions, and Expert Consult functionality gives you easy access to the full text online.

Key Features

  • Includes convenient access to the full-text online at expertconsult.com.
  • Offers step-by-step guidance on a variety of thoracic surgical techniques, giving you more options for the challenges you face.
  • Discusses the hottest topics in thoracic surgery, including lung-volume reduction surgery, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery, and laparoscopic approaches to many procedures.
  • Presents more than 200 full-color illustrations and step-by-step intraoperative photographs for expert visual guidance.
  • Discusses pearls and pitfalls to help you avoid complications.
  • Uses a consistent, easy-to-follow chapter format that includes clinical anatomy, pre-operative considerations, operative steps, and post-operative care to make reference easy.

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437736427
eBook ISBN:
9780323249652

About the Series Editors

Courtney Townsend Series Editor

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 Series Editor

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 Authors

Joseph B Zwischenberger Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor