Case Studies of Postoperative Complications after Digestive Surgery

Editors: Cuesta, Miguel A., Bonjer, Jaap (Eds.)

  • ​Over 100 cases are presented to the reader for a better understanding of different complications and how to address them
  • This book provides practitioners worldwide with full colour images and clear insight in state of the art treatment
  • A comprehensive description of complications that aims to helps all surgeons involved in learning new practices of surgical treatment of digestive diseases (from oesophagus up to rectum)
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About this book

The proposal for this book is to offer a systematic description of the most frequent complications occurring in the three parts of the digestive tract: HPB, Upper GI and colorectal tracts. Every complication, from esophageal to the rectum, is described systematically through two or three practical cases as has been treated by actual surgical practices of authors serving as surgeon practitioners. Description of the case, presentation of indication for surgery, type of primary surgical intervention and complication is described textually but also and by means of clinical signs, laboratory tests, radiological studies (CT scans and schematic drawings) and other methods used for diagnosis and treatment.

The reader will have access to a practical book in which every current complication can be easily recognized, along with relevant information as guide for an adequate treatment.

About the authors

Professor Dr Miguel A. Cuesta: VU University Medical Centre (VUmc), Gastro-intestinal and Endoscopic surgery, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands ma.cuesta@vumc.nl

Table of contents (103 chapters)

  • Case on Suspicion of an Anastomotic Problem After Esophageal Resection for Cancer

    Biere, Surya S. A. Y.

    Pages 1-4

  • Case on Cervical Leakage of an Esophago-gastric Conduit Anastomosis

    Biere, Surya S. A. Y.

    Pages 5-8

  • Case on Postoperative Chyle Leakage

    Isla, Alberto Martinez (et al.)

    Pages 9-16

  • Case on Postoperative Hiatal Herniation After Esophageal Resection

    Biere, Surya S. A. Y.

    Pages 17-21

  • Case on Benign Stenosis of the Intrathoracic and Cervical Esophagogastric Anastomosis After Esophagectomy

    Maas, Kirsten (et al.)

    Pages 23-32

Buy this book

eBook $159.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-01613-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-01612-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $209.00
price for USA
  • 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 21, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-37848-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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
Case Studies of Postoperative Complications after Digestive Surgery
Editors
  • Miguel A. Cuesta
  • Jaap Bonjer
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-01613-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-01613-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-01612-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-37848-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 578
Number of Illustrations and Tables
218 b/w illustrations, 175 illustrations in colour
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