Video Atlas of Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437727234, 9781455738243

Video Atlas of Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery

1st Edition

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Authors: Constantine Frantzides Mark Carlson
eBook ISBN: 9781455738243
eBook ISBN: 9780323246415
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd October 2012
Page Count: 448

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Video Atlas of Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery brings you the detailed visual guidance and unmatched expertise you need to master the most important and cutting-edge minimally invasive procedures and the treatment of unusual cases. Full-color photographs and narrated procedural videos online and on DVD lead you step by step through today’s most effective techniques. Tips and "secrets" from a veritable "who’s who" in the field equip you to deliver optimal results while minimizing or avoiding complications.

Key Features

  • Hone and expand your surgical skills by watching videos of Dr. Frantzides and other leading international experts performing advanced techniques.
  • Visualize how to proceed by reviewing beautifully illustrated, full-color anatomic artwork which provides well-rendered representations of underlying structures, anatomy, and pathology.
  • Prevent and plan for complications prior to a procedure thanks to a step-by-step approach to each procedure, complete with personal techniques and secrets from leading experts.
  • Glean all essential, up-to-date, need-to-know information about minimally invasive techniques and "closed" procedures including laparoscopic Whipple procedure; revision for failed bariatric procedures; and avoiding and managing complications of single port procedures.
  • Take it with you anywhere! Access the full text, video clips, and more online at

Table of Contents

Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Thyroidectomy

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy

Bilateral Thoracoscopic Splanchnotomy for Intractable Upper Abdominal Pain

Minimally Invasive Ivor-Lewis Esophagectomy

Laparoscopic Esophagomyotomy with Nissen Fundoplication

Laparoscopic Esophageal Mucosal Resection for High Grade Dysplasia

Laparoscopic Revision of Failed Fundoplication and Hiatal Hernia

Revisional Bariatric Surgery

Laparoscopic Totally Hand-Sutured Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass with Medial Rotation of the Left Hepatic Lobe

Laparoscopic Gastrectomy

Laparoscopic Repair of Perforated Peptic Ulcer

Laparoscopic Single-Site Cholecystectomy

Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Cholecystectomy

Laparoscopic Radical Cholecystectomy

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis

Laparoscopic Liver Resection

Laparoscopic Pancreato-duodenectomy

Laparoscopic Cholecystojejunostomy

Laparoscopic Management of Pancreatic Pseudocysts

Minimally Invasive Splenectomy For Massive Splenomegaly

Challenging Cases of Laparoscopic Enterectomy for Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Small Intestine

Laparoscopic Management of Acute Small Bowel Obstruction

Laparoscopic Reversal of Hartmann’s Procedure

Laparoscopic Management of Complicated Diverticular Disease

Laparoscopic Resection of Rectal Cancer with Total Mesorectal Excision

Left Lateral Decubitus Approach for Minimally Invasive Resection of Rectal Cancer

Minimally Invasive Ventral Hernia Repair with Endoscopic Component Separation

Laparoscopic Repair of Complex Scrotal Hernia

Laparoscopic Mesh Repair of Parastomal Hernia

Minimally Invasive Donor Nephrectomy

Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy

Laparoscopic and Robotic Prostatectomy

Minimally Invasive Retroperitoneal Adrenalectomy

Laparoscopic Pelvic and Aortic Lymphadenectomy for Gynecologic Malignancy

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Laparoscopic Myomectomy

Robotic Microsurgical Tubal Anastomosis

Minimally Invasive Pediatric Procedures

Complications of Peritoneal Access

The Radiology Of Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery

Surgical Robotics

New Minimally Invasive Surgery Technology


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About the Author

Constantine Frantzides

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Chicago Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Skokie, IL

Mark Carlson

Affiliations and Expertise

Mark A. Carlson, MD, FACS Associate Professor, Department of Surgery University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, Nebraska