Johns Hopkins Textbook of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Second Edition (2nd edition)

Johns Hopkins Textbook of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Second Edition (2nd edition)

By: Luca A. Vricella (author), William A. Baumgartner (author), David Daiho Yuh (author), John R. Doty (author), Stephen C. Yang (author)Hardback

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THE LANDMARK GUIDE TO ADULT CARDIAC, CONGENITAL CARDIAC, AND GENERAL THORACIC SURGERY--COMPLETELY UPDATED AND REVISED IN FULL COLORA Doody's Core Title for 2017! An essential guide for daily clinical practice and a thorough review for the cardiothoracic boards, Johns Hopkins Textbook of Cardiothoracic Surgery is filled with authoritative guidance on surgical techniques and pre- and postoperative strategies for managing cardiothoracic disease. The content of this trusted classic reflects the rapidly changing field of cardiothoracic surgery. In addition to the basic curriculum required for certification, you will find coverage of advanced concepts, controversial issues, and new technologies. Johns Hopkins Textbook of Cardiothoracic Surgery provides an in-depth look at the full-spectrum of disorders and their surgical and medical management options, including congenital, acquired, and neoplastic diseases. Supporting this detailed coverage is an easy-to-navigate design and step-by-step explanations of the most complex operations. THE SECOND EDITION IS HIGHLIGHTED BY: NEW board review Q&A Ten NEW chapters including: Surgical Therapies for Atrial Fibrillation, Management of Adults with Congenital Heart Disease, and Stem Cells forCardiac Surgical Disease NEW full-color illustrations An increased number of decision-making flow charts that will prove valuable when preparing for cases and examinations Key Concepts that highlight epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnostic and treatment strategies, and outcomes for each topic NOTE: This book was previously known as the Johns Hopkins Manual of Cardiothoracic Surgery but the second edition has been renamed to better reflect its scope and comprehensive nature.

About Author

David D. Yuh, MD (New Haven, CT) is Professor and Chief, Cardiac Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine Luca A. Vricella, MD (Baltimore, MD) is Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Director of Pediatric Surgery and Heart Transplantation, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Stephen C. Yang, MD (Baltimore, MD) is Professor of Thoracic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine John R. Doty, MD (Salt Lake City, UT) is Adjunct Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah


Part I. GENERAL THORACIC SURGERYChapter X: Pulmonary Physiology, Function Tests, and Bronchopscopic Techniques Chapter X: Pulmonary Metasteses Chapter X: Esophageal Physiology, Function Tests, and Endoscopic Techniques Chapter X Diaphragmatic Disorders Chapter 1: Surgery and Pulmonary Physiology Chapter 2: Mediastinal Disease Chapter 3: Thoracic Infections Chapter 4: Chest Wall Tumors Chapter 5: Congenital Esophageal Anomalies andDiaphragmatic Hernias Chapter 6: Congenital Chest Wall Anomalies Chapter 7: Congenital Pulmonary Anomalies Chapter 8: Tracheal Diseases Chapter 9: Benign Diffuse Pulmonary Disorders Chapter 10: Surgical Management of Bullous Emphysema and Spontaneous Pneumothorax Chapter 11: Therapies for Benign and Malignant Pleural Diseases Chapter 12: Lung Carcinoma Chapter 13: Gastroesophageal Reflux and Primary Esophageal Motility Disorders Chapter 14: Esophageal Perforation

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780071663502
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1472
  • ID: 9780071663502
  • weight: 3839
  • ISBN10: 0071663509
  • edition: 2nd edition

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