Surgical Management of Benign Esophageal Disorders

The ”Chicago Approach”

Editors: Fisichella, P.M., Soper, N.J., Pellegrini, C.A., Patti, M.G. (Eds.)

  • ​Editors and Contributors are internationally renowned leaders in the field, in most cases, pioneers of esophageal surgery and gastroenterology in the Unites States and in the world
  • Includes online material with commentary from the experts
  • Contains line diagrams that depict fundamental anatomic and technical principles
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​ Surgical Management of Benign Esophageal Disorders: The “Chicago Approach” covers all stages of the diagnosis and treatment of the most common benign esophageal disorders in a concise and easy-to-read format.Indications, patient preparation, operative techniques, and strategies for avoiding and managing complications are included and based both on evidence-based data and the experience of the most famous esophageal surgeons in the United States and abroad. Each chapter includes a summary of the current management strategy for the disease process, and a review of current state of the art techniques provided by world leaders on esophageal disease, surgeons and gastroenterologists alike. A special emphasis is given to emerging procedures in laparoscopy, thoracoscopy, and endoscopy. Surgical Management of Benign Esophageal Disorders: The “Chicago Approach” is illustrated throughout with line diagrams that depict fundamental anatomic or technical principles and is a valuable resource for surgeons and gastroenterologists in residence and training.

About the authors

P. Marco Fisichella, MD, FACS Assistant Professor of Surgery Medical Director, Swallowing Center Surgical Director, Advanced Procedure Education Center (APEC) Adjunct Faculty, Burn & Shock Trauma Institute Loyola University Medical Center Department of Surgery, Stritch School of Medicine Maywood, IL, USA Nathaniel J. Soper, MD, FACS Loyal and Edith Davis Professor and Chair Department of Surgery Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, IL, USA Carlos A. Pellegrini, MD, FACS The Henry N. Harkins Professor and Chair Department of Surgery University of Washington Medical Center Seattle, WA, USA Marco G. Patti, MD, FACS Professor of Surgery Director, Center for Esophageal Diseases University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Chicago, IL, USA

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  • Esophageal Anatomy and Physiology for the Surgeon

    Allaix, Marco E. (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • Pathophysiology of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Kahrilas, Peter J. (et al.)

    Pages 11-24

  • The Chicago Classification of Esophageal Motility Disorders

    Kahrilas, Peter J. (et al.)

    Pages 25-38

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Preoperative Evaluation

    Allaix, Marco E. (et al.)

    Pages 39-48

  • Surgery for Esophageal Disorders: The Anesthesiologist’s View

    Jericho, Barbara G.

    Pages 49-67

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $139.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Surgical Management of Benign Esophageal Disorders
Book Subtitle
The ”Chicago Approach”
Editors
  • P. Marco Fisichella
  • Nathaniel J. Soper
  • Carlos A. Pellegrini
  • Marco G. Patti
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-5484-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-5484-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-5483-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-7028-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 256
Number of Illustrations and Tables
35 b/w illustrations, 24 illustrations in colour
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