Each chapter begins with a list of the most poignant specified applications for treatment of surgical disease and the failures that may be expected when such diagnostic approaches, technique and therapy are not utilized, helping the reader to focus in on the most take-home points of the chapter
Consistent layout enables easy reference
Edited by a group of leading experts in the field from across the globe, making for an international approach
Colorectal Surgery provides an illustrative, instructive, and comprehensive review that depicts the rationale of basic operative principles essential to colorectal surgical therapy.
The chapters provide pertinent and concise summaries of how to deal with various colorectal disorders, spanning benign and malignant problems and minimally invasive procedures. Stages of operative approaches with relevant technical considerations are outlined in an easily understandable manner. Complications are reviewed when appropriate for the organ system and problem. The text is illustrated throughout by line drawings and photographs that depict anatomic or technical principles.
A concise, handbook-sized reference work, this book is a valuable resource for all general surgeons and residents in training.
Content Level »Professional/practitioner
Keywords »Colorectal Cancer - General Surgery - Hemorrhoids - Laparoscopic Colectomy - Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding