Handbook of Spine Surgery 2nd Edition

Handbook of Spine Surgery 2nd Edition

The editors and contributors should be highly commended for this very valuable contribution in the literature of spinal pathology and its surgical treatment. The format of the book and also the content completely justify the designation as handbook. In a very concise way, the most relevant but also recently updated information is given about a very large amount of subjects. — Acta Neurochirurgica With the breadth of readily available information and […]

Netter’s Introduction to Clinical Procedures, 1e (Netter Clinical Science) Student Edition

Netter’s Introduction to Clinical Procedures, 1e (Netter Clinical Science) Student Edition

Written with the student in mind, Netter’s Introduction to Clinical Procedures, by Drs. Marios Loukas, R. Shane Tubbs, and Joseph Feldman, uses the well-known Netter anatomy art as a foundation for reinforcing the relevant clinical anatomy needed to successfully understand and perform basic procedures. Learn the practical application of this knowledge with step-by-step guides incorporating concise text, images, and animation.   Didactic Netter illustrations provide clear informative visuals for quick understanding of anatomical relationships.   Concise explanations enhance understanding […]

Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 2 Volume Set, 8e 8th Edition

Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, 2 Volume Set, 8e 8th Edition

For more than 60 years, Shackelford’s Surgery of the Alimentary Tract has served as the cornerstone reference in this fast-moving field. With comprehensive coverage of all aspects of GI surgery, the 8th Edition, by Drs. Charles J. Yeo, Steven R. DeMeester, David W. McFadden, Jeffrey B. Matthews, and James W. Fleshman, offers lavishly illustrated, authoritative guidance on endoscopic, robotic, and minimally invasive procedures, as well as current medical therapies. Each section is edited by […]

Kaplan’s Essentials of Cardiac Anesthesia, 2e 2nd Edition

Kaplan’s Essentials of Cardiac Anesthesia, 2e 2nd Edition

Practical, user-friendly, and to the point, the newly updated Kaplan’s Essentials of Cardiac Anesthesia, 2ndedition focuses on the most common topics and clinically applicable information in cardiac anesthesia today. Designed for residents, nurses, and clinicians seeking quick, high-yield answers rather than the encyclopedic information commonly found in larger references―in fact, its concise format makes it easy to complete a section in a single sitting. For an initial introduction to cardiac anesthesia, nothing […]

Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy: A Step-by-Step Guide 1st ed

Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy: A Step-by-Step Guide 1st ed

This book explains the development of various laparoscopic donor nephrectomy (LDN) techniques, which can be performed via the retroperitoneal or the transperitoneal approach. It provides a step-by-step explanation of LDN, including details of intricacies such as port positioning, dissection steps, securing the hilum and retrieval. It also reviews new techniques like robotic donor nephrectomy and single-port donor nephrectomy. Lastly, it explores the non-technical but equally important issues of donor work-up and […]

Eyelid and Periorbital Surgery 2nd Edition

Eyelid and Periorbital Surgery 2nd Edition

I found this up-to-date factual book to be well-written and relatively concise….Its easy readability will make it both appealing and useful for students, trainees, and experts. — PMFA News …there are 80 aesthetic and reconstructive oculoplastic videos, 30 of which are new, which makes this a one-of-a-kind video library. What I liked about the videos, especially the new ones, is the high quality, clarity, and details of technique provided by the authors […]

Robotic Urology 3rd ed.

Robotic Urology 3rd ed.

“Editors John and Wiklund … prepared Robotic Urology with the interested urologist in mind and begin with an informative overview of the past, present, and future of robotic surgery. … recommended as excellent introductory texts for readers interested in the rapidly expanding field of robotic surgery in urology. … Robotic Urology … will appeal especially to those surgeons with a specific interest in pursuing robotic intervention for prostate cancer.” (Philip […]

Perioperative Assessment of the Maxillofacial Surgery Patient: Problem-based Patient Management 1st ed

Perioperative Assessment of the Maxillofacial Surgery Patient: Problem-based Patient Management 1st ed

This book is designed to guide the practitioner in the medical and anesthetic management of the maxillofacial surgery patient, serving as a comprehensive, up-to-date resource that will assist in patient work-up and response to any medical problem. It is divided into four sections that provide an overview of general and basic topics relevant to perioperative assessment, explain the assessment and management of diverse medical issues and co-morbidities, discuss the perioperative, […]

Perioperative Considerations and Positioning for Neurosurgical Procedures: A Clinical Guide 1st ed

Perioperative Considerations and Positioning for Neurosurgical Procedures: A Clinical Guide 1st ed

There are relationships that exist between neuroanesthesia, neurosurgical procedures, individual patient pathology and the positioning of a patient for said procedure.  A comprehensive examination of these relationships, their association with patient morbidity/mortality and how to approach these issues in an evidence-based manner has yet to become available. Positioning related injuries have been documented as major contributors to neurosurgical/neuroanesthesiology liability. This text examines these relationships. It provides considerations necessary to the […]

Transplantation Imaging 1st ed

Transplantation Imaging 1st ed

This book describes the multimodality imaging of cardiac, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas, and small bowel transplants in donors and recipients. The volume of transplantation of solid organs has increased substantially and has become common practice in medicine. Radiological evaluation of transplanted organs such as the heart, lungs, liver, pancreas, and kidneys  is critical, both in potential donors (as is the case in liver and kidney transplantation) and in preoperative and […]