Pelvic Floor Disorders for the Colorectal Surgeon

Hardcover | November 21, 2010

EditorIan Lindsey, Karen Nugent, Tony Dixon

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Aimed at consultant colorectal surgeons and those in training who wish to expand their practice into pelvic floor pathology- a complex and developing area of surgery- Pelvic Floor Disorders for the Colorectal Surgeon provides a modern, thought-provoking approach to pelvic floor disorderswritten by emerging young leaders in the field. These conditions are of high importance and interest to colorectal surgeons, but also gynaecologists, gastroenterologists and general gastrointestinal surgeons. The layout of the text book is in 3 sections. The first provides an organizational and diagnostic approach to pelvic floor problems that is conceptual in scope, the second details the patho-anatomical and physiological entities that this diagnostic approach will bring to light and describes theirmanagement, while the third is more technical, covering key new diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and their results. The textbook aims to encourage the reader to critically analyze some of their own cherished views, and those more widely established, on colorectal pelvic floor practice.

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Aimed at consultant colorectal surgeons and those in training who wish to expand their practice into pelvic floor pathology- a complex and developing area of surgery- Pelvic Floor Disorders for the Colorectal Surgeon provides a modern, thought-provoking approach to pelvic floor disorderswritten by emerging young leaders in the field. ...

Ian Lindsey is Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK. Karen Nugent is Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Surgeon at Southampton General Hospital, UK. Tony Dixon is Consultant Surgeon at North Bristol NHS Trust, UK.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.01 inPublished:November 21, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199579628

ISBN - 13:9780199579624

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Table of Contents

Approach1. Establishing and developing a pelvic floor service: The MDT and approach to patient assessment2. Radiological workup3. Anorectal physiologySyndromes4. A pathophysiological approach to faecal incontinence5. Pathophysiological approach to obstructed defecation6. Pathophysiological approach to chronic anorectal pain7. Conservative treatment of pelvic floor disorders8. Three compartments- working with a multidisciplinary team9. Internal rectal prolapse10. Anismus11. Rectocele12. Solitary Rectal Ulcer Syndrome (SRUS)13. Slow transit constipation14. Perineoproctology (fissures, haemorrhoids)15. Pudendal pain syndrome16. Obstetric sphincter injury17. Rectal sensory dysfunctionTechniques18. Laparoscopic ventral rectopexy (with posterior colporraphy and vaginal sacrocolpopexy)19. STARR and Transtar20. Complete pelvic floor ultrasound21. Sacral neuromodulation22. Anal bulking23. Anterior sphincter repair24. Neo-sphincters and artificial sphincters for treating faecal incontinence