Current Surgical Therapy - 11th Edition - ISBN: 9781455740079, 9780323225113

Current Surgical Therapy

11th Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors: John Cameron Andrew Cameron
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455740079
eBook ISBN: 9780323225113
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 9th December 2013
Page Count: 1536

Table of Contents

Esophageal Function Testing

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Endoluminal Approaches to Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

The Management of Barrett’s Esophagus

Endoscopic Treatment of Barrett’s Esophagus

Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia

The Management of Pharyngeal Esophageal (Zenker’s) Diverticula

The Management of Achalasia of the Esophagus

Disorders of Esophageal Motility

Management of Esophageal Carcinoma

Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy of Esophageal Cancer

Esophageal Stents

Esophageal Perforation

The Management of Benign Gastric Ulcer

The Management of Duodenal Ulcers

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

Gastric Adenocarcinoma

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Morbid Obesity

Small Bowel Obstruction

The Management of Crohn’s Disease of the Small Bowel

Strictureplasty in Crohn’s Disease

Management of Small Bowel Tumors

The Management of Diverticulosis of the Small Bowel

Motility Disorders of the Stomach and Small Bowel

The Management of the Short Bowel Syndrome

Management of Enterocutaneous Fistulas

Preoperative Bowel Preparation: Is It Really Necessary?

Management of Diverticular Disease of the Colon

The Management of Chronic Ulcerative Colitis

Management of Toxic Megacolon

Crohn’s Colitis

Ischemic Colitis

The Management of Clostridium difficile Colitis

Large Bowel Obstruction

Colonic Stenting

Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction (Ogilvie’s Syndrome)

The Management of Colonic Volvulus

Rectal Prolapse

Management of Solitary Rectal Ulcer Syndrome

Surgical Management of Constipation

Radiation Injury to the Small and Large Bowel

Hereditary Polyposis Syndromes

Colon Cancer

The Management of Rectal Cance


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About the Authors

John Cameron Author

Affiliations and Expertise

The Alfred Blalock Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA

Andrew Cameron Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief Division of Transplantation,Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation,Department of Surgery, Baltimore, MD, USA