Essentials of Thoracic Surgery

Essentials of Thoracic Surgery

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EditoraMosby
ISBN: 815126131
Ano: 2004

Overview

Dr. Kaiser, author of one of the leading textbooks in the field ( Mastery of Cardiothoracic Surgery ) together with his colleague, Dr. Singhal, have written a mini-textbook of essential info...

Dr. Kaiser, author of one of the leading textbooks in the field ( Mastery of Cardiothoracic Surgery ) together with his colleague, Dr. Singhal, have written a mini-textbook of essential information for residents and junior attendings. The focus is on practical, what you need to know information only the most relevant references are included for further reading and, of these, the most pertinent are highlighted for the readers attention. Written by only two persons, this book has a refreshing single voice throughout that is rare in the literature. The design is highly visual and functional--each chapter begins with a bulleted list of key points of learning objectives for the chapter crucial facts, mnemonics, are arranged in boxes and post-it note illustrations, photographs, and tables abound.



Features


    Delivers essential guidance in an economical and user-friendly format.

    Addresses hot topics such as minimal access surg ery, perioperative care of the thoracic patient, bronchogenic cancers, and surgery for emphysema.

    Begins each chapter with a bulleted list of key points, and offers crucial facts and mnemonics inside.

    Offers an abundance of illustrations, photographs.

    Presents only the most relevant references, highlighting particularly important ones for the reader's attention.


        Contents


        SECTION I: Background

        Chapter 1 Anatomy

        Chapter 2 Pulmonary Physiology

        Chapter 3 Perioperative Care

        Chapter 4 Diagnostic Procedures

        Chapter 5 Thoracic Trauma

        Chapter 6 Pulmonary Resections


        SECTION II: Pulmonary Diseases

        Chapter 7 Congenital Lung Diseases

        Chapter 8 Bronchogenic Cancer

        Chapter 9 Non-Bronchogenic Pulmonary Neoplasms

        Chapter 10 Surgery for Emphysema

        Chapter 11 Pulmonary Transplantation


        SECTION III: Non-Pulmonary Thoracic Diseases

        Chapter 12 Chest Wall Disorders

        Chapter 13 Trachea

        Chapter 14 Diaphragm

        Chapter 15 Pleura

        Chapter 16 Mediastinal Masses