The ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery: Second Edition by David E. BeckThe ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery: Second Edition by David E. Beck

The ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery: Second Edition

EditorDavid E. Beck

Hardcover | June 9, 2011

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Developed in conjunction with the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, this comprehensive textbook provides readers with the full scope of surgical practice for patients with diseases of the colon and rectum. Expert surgeons, all active both as educators and with busy clinical practices, have written concise and practical chapters on the most commonly done procedures while providing much-needed insight on less frequently presentations, as well.The ASCRS Textbook is designed to meet the needs not only of colorectal specialists, but also the general surgeon in practice whose caseload includes patients with disorders and diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. Residents and fellows will also find a wealth of hands-on guidance and practical tips and tricks. The ASCRS Practice Parameters are incorporated in the book along with an appendix providing the most up-to-the minute access to best practice guidelines. Patient care and safety are addressed in each chapter."[The ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery] is a long awaited textbook for those in the field and it does not disappoint. It is brief and to the point, but does not lack the necessary detail expected from a society-produced publication. [It has an] easy-to-read quality that enhances comprehension for the trainee. It is by no means just a student textbook. The inclusion of "hot" current topics, like the anal fistula plug, makes it fresh and useful for experienced surgeons. This is an excellent addition to the colorectal library." (Doody's Review)
Title:The ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery: Second EditionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:970 pages, 10.98 × 8.27 × 0.9 inPublished:June 9, 2011Publisher:Springer New YorkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1441915818

ISBN - 13:9781441915818

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Table of Contents

1.  Anatomy and EmbryologyJ. Marcio N. Jorge and Angelita Habr-Gama2. Colonic PhysiologyTracey L. Hull and Ursula Smulowicz3. Anorectal PhysiologyRichard E. Karulf4. Physiologic TestingAnders F. Mellgren5. EndoscopyCharles B. Whitlow6. RadiologyJamie Bohl7. Endoluminal UltrasoundDonald G. Kim and W. Douglas Wong8. Preoperative ManagementJanice F. Rafferty9. Postoperative ManagementSharon L. Stein and Conor P. Delaney10. Postoperative Complications David W. Dietz11. HemorrhoidsMarc Singer12. Anal FissureRocco Ricciardi, Sharon L. Dykes, and Robert Madoff13. Anorectal Abscess and FistulaCarol-Ann Vasilevsky14. Benign Anorectal and Rectovaginal FistulasAnn C.  Lowry and David A. Etzioni15. Pilonidal Disease and Hidradenitis SuppurativaHarry T. Papaconstantinou and J. Scott Thomas16. Dermatology and Pruritus AniCharles O. Finne and John R. Fenyk, Jr.17. Sexually Transmitted DiseasesCharles B. Whitlow, Lester Gottesman, and Mitchell A. Bernstein18. Fecal Incontinence Dana Sands and Mari Madsen19. Pelvic Floor DisordersPatrick Y.H. Lee and Guillaum Meurette20. Anal CancerMark Lane Welton and Nalini Raju21. Presacral TumorsEric J. Dozois and Maria Dolores Herreros Marcos22. Diverticular DiseaseAlan G. Thorson and Jennifer S. Beaty23. Colonic VolvulusJan Rakinic24. Lower Gastrointestinal HemorrhageCraig A Reickert and Melissa Times25. EndometriosisMichael J. Snyder26. Trauma of the Colon and Rectum David B. Hoyt and Michael E. Lekawa27. IBD: Diagnosis and EvaluationWalter A. Koltun28. IBD: Medical ManagementBruce E. Sands29. UC: Surgical ManagementZuri Murrell and Phillip Fleshner30. Crohn's Disease: Surgical ManagementScott A. Strong31. Intestinal StomasLaurence R. Sands and Floriano Marchetti32. Constipation and Functional Bowel DisordersMadhulika G. Varma and Brooke H. Gurland33. Rectal ProlapseSteven Mills34. Other Benign Colorectal DisordersJustin A. Maykel and Scott R. Steele35. Advanced Laparoscopy and NOTESTonia Young-Fadok36. PolypsPaul E. Wise37. Hereditary Colorectal CancerJames Church38. Colorectal Cancer - Epidemiology, Etiology, and Molecular BasisHarvey G. Moore, Nancy N. Baxter, and Jose G. Guillem39. Colorectal Cancer: Screening Jason F. Hall and Thomas E. Read40. Colon Cancer Evaluation and StagingEric G. Weiss41. Surgical Management of Colon CancerMatthew Mutch and Christina Cellini42. The Preoperative Staging of Rectal CancerSusan L. Gearhart and  Jonathan E. Efron43. Local Excision of Rectal CancerPeter A. Cataldo44. Surgical Treatment of Rectal Cancer Ronald Bleday and Nelya Brindzei45. Rectal Cancer: Locally Advanced and RecurrentRobert R. Cima46. Colorectal Cancer: Adjuvant TherapyKelli Bullard Dunn and Judith L. Trudel47. Colorectal Cancer: Metastatic (Palliation)Elisabeth C. McLemore and Sonia Ramamoorthy48. Colorectal Cancer: SurveillanceNadav Dujovny and Jon Hourigan49. Miscellaneous NeoplasmsRobin P. Boushey and Husein Moloo50. Pediatric Colorectal DisordersMarc Levitt and Alberto Peña51. Health Care EconomicsDavid A. Margolin and Lester Rosen52. Ethical and Legal ConsiderationsIra J. Kodner, Mark Siegler, Daniel M. Freeman, and William Choctaw53. Legal ConsiderationsMichael J. Meehan54. Surgical EducationDavid J Schoetz, Jr.55. Continuing Medical EducationMartin Luchtefeld56. QualityFormosa Chen, Hiroko Kunitake, Elise Lawson, Joan Ryoo, and Clifford Ko

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"The goals of this textbook . were to provide state-of-the-art information on colon and rectal surgery for residents in training and for fully trained surgeons seeking recertification. Dr. Fleshman and his fellow editors should be congratulated for achieving these goals . . In summary, this book represents a succinct yet comprehensive and up-to-date review of colon and rectal surgery. It is already proving popular with our own trainees, and I suspect it will become required reading on both sides of the Atlantic." (John Hartley, Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, Vol. 51, 2008)From the reviews of the second edition:"The book targets the needs of trainees in colon and rectal surgery and practitioners of the specialty. It also would serve as a useful resource for gastroenterologists and an advanced source for medical students. The authorship is predominantly U.S. practitioners in colon and rectal surgery with a few international exceptions. . This is an excellent update of the authoritative reference standard for this specialty. . it achieves its goals and should be within easy reach of all practitioners and trainees in the field." (John W. Cromwell, Doody's Review Service, October, 2011)