Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound, An Issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455738663, 9781455744039

Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound, An Issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics, Volume 22-2

1st Edition

Authors: Kenneth Chang
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455738663
eBook ISBN: 9781455744039
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 11th June 2012
Page Count: 960

Description

As Executive Director of the H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center, University of California, Irvine, Dr. Chang brings the wealth of hix experience and knowledge to the topic of interventional endoscopic ultrasound. His issue is divided into two sections, the first dealing with the best practices of interventional EUS.  Articles in this section address FNA of solid pancreatic tumors, pancreatic cysts, diagnosis of SMT's, lung cancer staging, pancreatic drainage, and celiac neurolysis. The second section addresses emerging technologies for intervention EUS. These articles discuss pancreatic cyst ablation, vascular access and therapy, anti-tumor agents, fiducial markers and brachytherapy, image enhancement, tumor ablation, and anastomosis.


Details

No. of pages:
960
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455744039
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455738663

About the Authors

Kenneth Chang Author

Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor, Deputy Chief, Division of Spine Surgery, at the University of Hong Kong