Abdominal Access in Open and Laparoscopic Surgery

Abdominal Access in Open and Laparoscopic Surgery

By: Claude H. Organ (editor), Edmund K.M. Tsoi (editor), Claude H. Organ Jr (editor)Hardback

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This book provides: (1) a broad-based comparison of access and exposure in open surgery and a variety of minimal access alternatives; (2) a critical appraisal of the advantages, disadvantages, and potential complications of each method; and (3) an overview of the state of the art in minimal access surgery-gasless laparoscopy and examination of prospective new directions in access and exposure techniques, three-dimensional imaging technologies, virtual reality, and more.

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Overview of Abdominal Access (E. Tsoi & C. Organ).; Surgical Incisions (G. Peskin & C. Organ).; Techniques of CO 2 Pneumoperitoneum (V. Henderson).; Low Pressure Pneumoperitoneum (D. Brams, et al.).; Alternatives to CO 2 Pneumoperitoneum (B. Organ & S. Walia).; Complications of CO 2 Pneumoperitoneum (D. Vogt, et al.).; Subcutaneous Lift System (SCLS) for Laparoscopic Surgery (H. Nagai).; Planar Lifting in Laparoscopic Surgery (A. Chin & F. Moll).; Laparoscopic Procedures Using the Planar--Lifting Technique (E. Tsoi).; Pros and Cons of Gasless Laparoscopy (E. Tsoi).; Future Considerations (E. Tsoi & C. Organ).; Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 04/09/1996
  • ISBN13: 9780471133520
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 194
  • ID: 9780471133520
  • weight: 784
  • ISBN10: 0471133523

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