Operation Primers

Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve

Authors: Weiner, Rudolf A., Peterli, Ralph

  • A surgical primer that applies a unique concept of mental training
  • Provides relevant examples and step-by-step instruction
  • The text is supplemented with excellent photographs
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This operation primer provides excellent photographic step-by-step guidance to this surgical procedure. It has been designed to describe the operation in the simplest manner possible without over-simplifying the complexities involved. Nodal points are at the core of the operation primer, describing the key surgical steps in detail. This surgical guidebook provides essential reference material for surgeons wishing to improve and update their knowledge in this specific area. The operation primer Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy is specially created for surgeons wishing to familiarize themselves with minimally invasive stomach-restrictive surgical techniques. The worldwide use of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (vertical sleeve gastrectomy) is consistently increasing in popularity. This type of surgery can be safely integrated into obesity and metabolic treatment programs resulting in weight loss, reduction in co-morbidities and increased quality of life. This operation primer is an excellent teaching tool, accurately describing the steps of this standardized technique in a manner suitable for both beginners and experienced surgeons. It provides a detailed overview of patient preparation, key surgical steps and common pitfalls of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy. This operation primer will provide surgeons with a reliable and systematic approach to performing Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.

About the authors

Rudolf A. Weiner, Prof. Dr., Chirurgische Klinik, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Germany, highly reputated expert in this field

Ralph Peterli, Dr.,Claraspital, Basel, Switzerland, highly reputated expert in this field

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve
Authors
Series Title
Operation Primers
Series Volume
11
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-23889-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
88
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations, 11 illustrations in colour
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