Current Therapy in Colon and Rectal Surgery

2nd Edition

Editors: Victor Fazio James Church
Hardcover ISBN: 9781556644801
eBook ISBN: 9781437711325
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 15th October 2004
Page Count: 640

Description

Extensively revised, this 2nd Edition focuses exclusively on practical clinical science and advances in colon and rectal surgery. It continues to provide "expert" perspectives and essential information on current therapies—ranging from new diagnostic modalities and medical therapeutics to surgical treatment options, including minimal access surgery.

Key Features

  • Provides a "quick consultation with experts" on contemporary treatment approaches.
  • Features 95 succinct chapters of 3 to 4 printed pages, arranged in five sections, written by leading experts.
  • Uses a portable, easy to read format.
  • Offers a significant value in comparison to other books on the market.
  • Presents an excellent preparation for American Board of Surgery certification examinations

Table of Contents

Section 1 ANAL AND PERINANAL REGION

Chapter 1 Anatomy and Physiology of the Rectum
Chapter 2 Hemorrhoids
Chapter 3 Anal Fissure
Chapter 4 Anal Rectal Abscess
Chapter 5 Anal Fistula
Chapter 6 Rectal-Vaginal Fistula
Chapter 7 Pilondial Sinus
Chapter 8 Hidradentitis Suppurativa
Chapter 9 Pruritus Ani
Chapter 10 Anal Stenosis
Chapter 11 Anal and Perianal Warts
Chapter 12 Anorectal Venereal Infection
Chapter 13 Bowen’s Disease and Paget’s Disease
Chapter 14 Melanoma and Basal Cell Carcinoma
Chapter 15 Anal Carcinoma
Chapter 16 Ano-Rectal Pain Syndrome
Chapter 17 Anorectal Congenital Disorders
Chapter 18 Hirschprung’s Disease

Section II- RECTAL AND PARARECTAL REGION

Chapter 19 Anal Incontinence(FecalIncontinence)
Chapter 20 Anatomy and Physiology of the Rectum and Colon(Anatomy and Physiology of the Colon, Rectum, and Anus)
Chapter 21 Rectal Stricture
Chapter 22 Fecal Impaction
Chapter 23 Rectal Prolapse
Chapter 24 Solitary Rectal Ulcer
Chapter 25 Rectocele
Chapter 26 Rectal Trauma
Chapter 27 Foreign Bodies of the Rectum
Chapter 28 Sacral and Retrorectal Tumors
Chapter 29 Villous Tumors of the Rectum
Chapter 30 Preoperative Evaluation of the Rectal Cancer Patient(Assessment of Operative Risk and Staging)
Chapter 31 Cancer of the Rectum; Operative Management and Adjuvant Therapy
Chapter 32 Cancer of the Rectum, Local Treatment
Chapter 33 Cancer of the Rectum: Follow-up and Management of Local Recurrence
Chapter 34 Perineal Hernia

Section III THE COLON

Chapter 35 Preparing the Patient for Surgery
Chapter 36 Medical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis and other Colitides
Chapter 37 Ulcerative Colitis: Surgical Treatment
(Ulcerative Colitis: Surgical Options)
Chapter 38 Management of Toxic Ulcerative Colitis
Chapter 39 Anastomotic Complications of Pelvic Pouch Surgery and Management<

Details

No. of pages:
640
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9781437711325
Hardcover ISBN:
9781556644801

About the Editor

Victor Fazio

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Rupert B. Turnball, Jr. MD, Chair, Emeritus Emeritus Chairman, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundatin

James Church

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH