Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery by M. Asif ChaudryGastric and Oesophageal Surgery by M. Asif Chaudry

Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery

EditorM. Asif Chaudry, Sri G. Thrumurthy, Muntzer Mughal

Paperback | May 6, 2014

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Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery serves as a detailed, evidence-based guide to benign and malignant oesophageal and gastric surgery, covering in a practical and accessible manner the myriad surgical conditions that trainees and consultants in the area will face. Whilst its compact size allowsit great portability as a "pocket guide", its succinct writing style gives the reader excellent ease of reference and a thorough "how-to" on all major surgical processes.A comprehensive, highly topical evidence base is supplemented by a wealth of expert advice, which is easily accessed as practical tips within clearly laid out chapters. This makes the book an ideal revision aid for the FRCS General Surgery exit examinations, although its breadth and depth ofcoverage will benefit new consultant surgeons as well as junior surgical trainees. Highly illustrated with over 110 line drawings and photographs, it is the ideal volume to refresh the memory and consolidate knowledge in clinic or before surgery.
Sri Thrumurthy attained his primary medical degree with honours from the University of Manchester in 2010. He went on to attain his MRCS diploma the following year and his diploma in Postgraduate Healthcare Education in 2012. He maintains a keen interest in surgical education, and teaches on both undergraduate and postgraduate surgery...
Title:Gastric and Oesophageal SurgeryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:May 6, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199663203

ISBN - 13:9780199663200


Table of Contents

1. Gastric anatomy and physiology2. Oesophageal anatomy and basic physiology3. Oesophageal physiology, clinical evaluation of oesophageal motility disorders and gastroesophageal reflux disease4. Surgical management of GORD and hiatus hernia5. Benign gastric and duodenal disease6. Barrett's oesophagus7. Preoperative assessment and perioperative care8. Oesophageal cancer9. Gastric cancer10. Bariatric surgery11. Upper gastrointestinal perforation