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The SAGES Manual of Hernia Repair

Editors: Jacob, Brian P., Ramshaw, Bruce (Eds.)

  • Captures and summarizes the current trends and debates in abdominal wall hernia repair
  • All chapters are written by experts in their fields
  • Extensive color illustrations and photographs
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About this book

The SAGES Manual of Hernia Repair will serve as a state-of-the-art resource for hernia surgeons and residents alike who are interested in the rapidly evolving area of abdominal wall hernia repair. This manual captures and summarizes the current trends in the field, as well as describing the new ideas, programs, and strategies regarding hernia repair. Through a unique section called Current Debates in Inguinal Hernia Repair, this volume also provides readers an overview of the current opinions on many of the ongoing debates of this time period. Furthermore, the manual is lavishly illustrated, containing an array of instructional charts and photographs, and is authored by a panel of experts in hernia repair.

Comprehensive and easily accessible, The SAGES Manual of Hernia Repair is a portable reference that will be of great value to all practicing surgeons and residents working in the field of abdominal wall hernia repair.

About the authors

Brian P. Jacob, MD, FACS
Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Bruce Ramshaw, MD, FACS
Department of General Surgery, Advanced Hernia Solutions, Transformative Care Institute, Daytona Beach, FL, USA

Reviews

From the reviews:

“This book details the different techniques for the management of abdominal wall hernias, particularly inguinal and ventral, as well as their outcomes and complications, and thoroughly reviews the different prosthetic choices. … This is an excellent resource for any surgeon seeking technical details and elements of outcomes in hernia repair. It is particularly useful for residents and surgeons involved in the field of abdominal wall hernia repair. … This manual provides the detailed information needed to make appropriate decisions and obtain good outcomes.” (Carlos Pelaez, Doody’s Review Service, April, 2013)


Table of contents (51 chapters)

  • Establishing a Hernia Program and Follow-Up Regimen: A Complex Systems Design for Care and Improvement

    Ramshaw, Bruce

    Pages 3-17

  • Prosthetic Choice in Open Inguinal Hernia Repair

    Pickett, Lisa C.

    Pages 19-26

  • Prosthetic Choice in Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

    Albright, Emily L. (et al.)

    Pages 27-37

  • Technique: Lichtenstein

    Chen, David C. (et al.)

    Pages 41-54

  • Technique: Plug and Patch

    Doerhoff, Carl

    Pages 55-70

Buy this book

eBook $74.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-4824-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $99.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-4823-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The SAGES Manual of Hernia Repair
Editors
  • Brian P. Jacob
  • Bruce Ramshaw
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-4824-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-4824-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-4823-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 610
Number of Illustrations and Tables
60 b/w illustrations, 62 illustrations in colour
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