Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia

Editors: Suárez Grau, Juan Manuel, Bellido Luque, Juan Antonio (Eds.)

  • Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia makes use of full-color figures and schematic diagrams to assist the surgeon in comprehending the most up-to-date techniques used in hernia repair
  • This book gives a detailed account of how the material and instruments are used in laparoscopy
  • Details of mesh characteristics are provided so surgeons can choose which mesh is most appropriate to use and learn about new fixation methods: traumatic and non-traumatic
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Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia is fully illustrated, comprehensive guide which describes in detail the most up-to-date techniques used in the laparoscopic repair of hernias. Written by world renowned authors, this manual reviews laparoscopic techniques used in the repair of inguinal hernias and ventral incisional hernias. Among the topics explored within this updated, engaging and informative text are: • Techniques such as Extraperitoneal (TEP) and transabdominal (TAPP) hernia repair • Fundamentals of ventral hernia repair • A detailed overview of mesh fixation in laparoscopic surgery • Methods to deal with rarer hernias and those of atypical location Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia is a valuable reference tool that would be of great benefit to surgeons and medical practitioners working in this field.

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“The purpose is to provide the available literature to general and laparoscopic surgeons interested in perfecting or improving current techniques in laparoscopic repair of the various hernias of the abdominal wall. … The book is targeted at general surgical residents, laparoscopic fellows or practicing general or minimally invasive surgeons. … This is a good, easy to read reference about the latest techniques in laparoscopic abdominal wall hernia for surgeons in training or advanced laparoscopists wishing to try new approaches.” (Jessica K. Smith, Doody’s Book Reviews, August, 2014)


Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • A Brief Historical Review of Surgical Treatment of Hernia

    Diaz, Jose J.

    Pages 1-5

  • Anatomy of the Abdominal Wall

    García, Cristina Méndez (et al.)

    Pages 7-22

  • Classification of Ventral Hernias and Inguinal Hernias

    Moreno, Joaquín Luis García (et al.)

    Pages 23-35

  • Basic Concepts in Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

    Cartes, Juan Antonio Martín (et al.)

    Pages 37-51

  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair: TAPP

    Grau, Juan Manuel Suárez (et al.)

    Pages 53-64

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eBook $109.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4471-4700-8
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $139.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-4699-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Online orders shipping within 2-3 days.
Softcover $139.00
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  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 13, 2016
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-7023-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia
Editors
  • Juan Manuel Suárez Grau
  • Juan Antonio Bellido Luque
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-4700-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-4700-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-4699-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-7023-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 211
Number of Illustrations and Tables
7 b/w illustrations, 110 illustrations in colour
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