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Essential Urologic Laparoscopy

The Complete Clinical Guide

Nakada, Stephen Y., Hedican, Sean (Eds.)

2nd ed. 2010, XV, 368 p. With DVD.

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  • Provides the reader with a quick and manageable reference tool that can be easily consulted prior to performing a specific urologic larparoscopic operation.
  • Chapters give step-by-step descriptions of each operation, and are written by the recognized experts and pioneers in the field.
  • Thoroughly updated second edition, with the addition of extensive descriptions for performing laparoscopic prostatectomy and pyeloplasty not presented in the first edition.

In Essential Urologic Laparoscopy: The Complete Clinical Guide, Second Edition, editors Sean P. Hedican and Stephen Y. Nakada provide a complete update of their critically acclaimed first edition while adding new material related to Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Cystectomy, Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection and Laparoscopic Assisted Renal Ablation. The authors offer clear, concise chapters focusing on getting started, laparoscopic instrumentation, and step-by-step procedural adult laparoscopy. Each chapter is organized so that the reader can easily identify key points and pitfalls, providing user-friendly text that describes the essential equipment necessary for performing urologic laparoscopy. Authorative and highly practical, Essential Urologic Laparoscopy: The Complete Clinical Guide, Second Edition provides a comprehensive guide to performing effective and cutting-edge urologic laparoscopy and is a must have for any urologist looking to create, maintain, or expand a successful practice in minimally invasive urologic surgery.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Adrenalectomy - Cystectomy - Laparoscopic Instrumentation - Partial Nephrectomy - Pelvic Lymphadenectomy - Radical Cystectomy - Radical Nephrectomy - Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection - Surgery - Urologic Laparoscopy - Urologic Surgery

Related subjects » Surgery - Urology

Table of contents 

1 Getting Started in Laparoscopy Joseph J. Del Pizzo 2 Laparoscopic Instrumentation Patrick Lowry 3 Laparoscopic Access Elias S. Hyams and Michael D. Stifelman 4 Laparoscopic and Robotic Pelvic Lymphadenectomy Vincent G. Bird and Howard N. Winfield 5 Laparoscopic Renal Cyst Decortication Joshua M. Stern, Ilia S. Zeltser, Yair Lotan, and Jeffrey A. Cadeddu 6 Laparoscopic Simple Nephrectomy: Transperitoneal and Retroperitoneal Approaches Kevin C. Zorn and Arieh L. Shalhav 7 Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy: Retroperitoneal Approach Andre Berger, Sidney Castro de Abreu, and Inderbir S. Gill 8 Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy: Transperitoneal Approach Leslie A. Deane, David I. Lee, Jaime Landman, Chandru P. Sundaram, and Ralph V. Clayman 9 Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy: Hand-Assisted Tricia D. Greene, Edward G. Myer, and Steven J. Schichman 10 Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy J. Stuart Wolf, Jr. 11 Laparoscopic Nephroureterectomy Jaime Landman 12 Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy David J. Hernandez, Adam W. Levinson, and Li-Ming Su 13 Laparoscopic and Robotic Pyeloplasty Sean P. Hedican and Murali K. Ankem 14 Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy Stuart S. Kesler, Grant I.S. Disick, and Ravi Munver 15 Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection for Nonseminomatous Germ Cell Tumors Ernesto Reggio, Kevin Smith, and Louis Kavoussi 16 Laparoscopic Cystectomy and Urinary Diversion David Canes and Ingolf A. Tuerk 17 Laparoscopic Radical Cystectomy and Urinary Diversion with Handport Assistance Marklyn J. Jones, J. Kyle Anderson and Kenneth S. Koeneman 18 Laparoscopic and Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Chandru P. Sundaram, Carl K. Gjertson, and Michael O Koch 19 Complications of Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery Gyan Pareek and Timothy D. Moon 20 Laparoscopic Renal Cryoablation Gaurav Bandi and Stephen Y. Nakada

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Distribution rights for India: Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi, India

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