Contemporary Management of Esophageal Malignancy, An Issue of Surgical Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455749652, 9781455747924

Contemporary Management of Esophageal Malignancy, An Issue of Surgical Clinics, Volume 92-5

1st Edition

Authors: Chad Denlinger Carolyn Reed
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455749652
eBook ISBN: 9781455747924
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 5th October 2012
Page Count: 240

Description

An important review on esophageal neoplasms for the general surgeon! Topics will include epidemiology and prevalence of esophageal cancer, molecular basis of esophageal cancer development and progression, diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus, evaluation and staging of patients with esophageal cancer, medical evaluation of patients preparing for an esophagectomy, management of stage 1 esophageal cancer, management of T2 esophageal cancer, management of advanced stage operable esophageal cancer, management of GE junction tumors, traditional esophagectomy surgical techniques, minimally invasive esophagectomy techniques, esophageal reconstruction with alternative conduits, complications of esophagectomy, quality of life after an esophagectomy, palliation of inoperable esophageal cancer and more!


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455747924
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455749652

About the Authors

Chad Denlinger Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Carolyn Reed Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC