Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery  An Issue of Surgical Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery An Issue of Surgical Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Clifford S. Cho
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-04-20
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 405
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323417747

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Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery An Issue of Surgical Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America, guest edited by Dr. Clifford Cho, is devoted to Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery. He has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: Determination of Resectability; Radiographic Characterization of Hepatic Tumors; Chemotherapy-associated Hepatotoxicity; Preoperative Assessment and Optimization of the Future Liver Remnant; Anatomy of Hepatic Resectional Surgery; Resection of Gallbladder Carcinoma; Resection of Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma; Technical Aspects of Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Hemostasis and Hepatic Surgery; Minimally Invasive Hepatic Surgery; Hepatic Tumor Ablation; Hepatic Transarterial Therapies; Hepatic Perfusion Therapy; Hepatic Artery Infusional Chemotherapy; Ex vivo Hepatic Surgery, and more!

Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery  An Issue of Surgical Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery An Issue of Surgical Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Adrian G. Dan
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 265
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323459907

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Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery An Issue of Surgical Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America, guest edited by Dr. Adrian Dan, is devoted to Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: A Historical Perspective of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery; The Socio-economic Impact of Morbid Obesity and Factors Affecting Access to Obesity Surgery; Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass–Surgical Technique and Peri-operative Care; Revisional Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery; Novel Endoscopic and Surgical Techniques for treatment of Morbid Obesity –A Glimpse into the Future; Management and Prevention of Surgical and Nutritional Complications After Bariatric Surgery; Resolution of Comorbitidies and Impact on Longevity Following Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery; The Effects of Metabolic Surgery upon Fatty Liver Disease and Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis; Patient Selection and Surgical Management of High Risk Patients with Morbid Obesity; Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy–Surgical Technique and Peri-operative Care; Rise and Fall of the LAGB as a Bariatric Procedure; Plastic Surgery and Body Contouring Following Weight Loss Surgery; Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch–Surgical Technique and Periopertive Care; Morbid Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome–Pathophysiologic Relationships and Guidelines for Surgical Intervention; Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Initiatives in Contemporary Metabolic and Bariatric Surgical Practice; Type II Diabetes Mellitus – A Surgical Disease, and more!

Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery Book

Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery


  • Author : Clifford S. Cho
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-04-28
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : 0323417736

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Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America, guest edited by Dr. Clifford Cho, is devoted to Technical Aspects of Oncological Hepatic Surgery. He has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: Determination of Resectability; Radiographic Characterization of Hepatic Tumors; Chemotherapy-associated Hepatotoxicity; Preoperative Assessment and Optimization of the Future Liver Remnant; Anatomy of Hepatic Resectional Surgery; Resection of Gallbladder Carcinoma; Resection of Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma; Technical Aspects of Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Hemostasis and Hepatic Surgery; Minimally Invasive Hepatic Surgery; Hepatic Tumor Ablation; Hepatic Transarterial Therapies; Hepatic Perfusion Therapy; Hepatic Artery Infusional Chemotherapy; Ex vivo Hepatic Surgery, and more!

Management of Metastatic Liver Tumors  An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Management of Metastatic Liver Tumors An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Michael D'Angelica
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-12-02
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323764506

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Management of Metastatic Liver Tumors An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, guest edited by Dr. Michael I. D'Angelica, is devoted to Management of Metastatic Liver Tumors. Dr. D'Angelica has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: Surgical management of liver metastases of colorectal cancer; Surgical management of liver metastases of breast cancer; Surgical management of liver metastases of neuroendocrine tumors; Surgical management of liver metastases of sarcoma (including GIST); Surgical management of liver metastases of gynecologic cancers; Surgical management of liver metastases of genitourinary cancers; Surgical management of liver metastases of uveal and dermal melanoma; Is there a role for locoregional therapies for non-colorectal GI malignancies?; Intra-arterial chemotherapy for liver metastases; External beam radiation for liver metastases; Isolated hepatic perfusion for liver metastases; Debate: Improvements in systemic therapies for liver metastases will soon render locoregional treatments obsolete; Debate: Improvements in systemic therapies for liver metastases will increase the role of locoregional treatments; and more!

Surgical Oncology for the General Surgeon  An Issue of Surgical Clinics Book

Surgical Oncology for the General Surgeon An Issue of Surgical Clinics


  • Author : Randy Zuckerman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-06-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323710718

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Surgical Oncology for the General Surgeon An Issue of Surgical Clinics Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America focuses on Surgical Oncology for the General Surgeon and is edited by Drs. Neal Wilkinson and Randall Zuckerman. Articles will include: Cancer Incidence and Trends; Cancer Genetics; Imaging and Interventional Radiology for Cancer Management; Esophagus and GE Junction Tumors; Gastric Cancer; Primary Liver Cancers; Metastatic Cancer to Liver; Pancreas Solid Tumors; Pancreas Cystic Lesions; Peritoneal Cancers and HIPEC; Rectal Cancer; Anal Cancer; Neuroendocrine Tumors; Soft Tissue Tumors of the Abdomen; Soft Tissue Tumors of the Extremities; and more!

Colorectal Cancer  An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Colorectal Cancer An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Traci L. Hedrick
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2022-04-07
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323849012

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Colorectal Cancer An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

In this issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics, guest editor Dr. Traci L. Hedrick brings her considerable expertise to the topic of Colorectal Cancer. Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer remains the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. In this issue, top experts in the field provide current discussions on surgery of rectal cancer, colon cancer, targeted therapies, technological advances, genetics of colorectal cancer, and health disparities. Contains 12 relevant, practice-oriented topics including preoperative staging and evaluation of colorectal cancer; technological advances in the surgical treatment of colorectal cancer; surgical principles of rectal cancer; targeted therapy for colorectal cancer; surgical principles of colon cancer; molecular genetics of colorectal cancer/hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on colorectal cancer, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

Therapies in Thoracic Malignancies  An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Therapies in Thoracic Malignancies An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Usman Ahmad
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-09-11
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323759403

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Therapies in Thoracic Malignancies An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, guest edited by Drs. Usman Ahmad and Sudish Murthy, is devoted to Emerging Therapies in Thoracic Malignancies. Drs. Ahmad and Murthy has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: Mediastinal Germ Cell Tumors: Updates in Diagnosis and Management; Multidisciplinary Evaluation and Management of Early Stage Esophageal Cancer; Evaluation of Risk for Thoracic Surgery; Mesothelioma: Updates in Staging and Management; Chest Wall Sarcoma: When and Who to Resect and How to Reconstruct; Management of Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer; Locally Advanced Lung Cancer and Salvage Resections; Siewert III Adenocarcinoma: Still Searching for the Right Treatment Combination; Current Indications for Pulmonary Metastasectomy; Lung Cancer Screening; Thymic Malignancies: Updates in Treatment and Staging; Intra-operative Detection and Assessment of Lung Nodules; Targeted Therapies, Immunotherapy and T-Cell Therapy in Lung Cancer; and more!

Pediatric Cancer  An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Pediatric Cancer An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Roshni Dasgupta
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-03-12
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323762670

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Pediatric Cancer An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics, guest edited by Dr. Roshni Dasgupta, is devoted to Pediatric Cancer. Dr. Dasgupta has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: Management of Neuroendocrine Cancer and GIST in Pediatric Patients; Management of Thyroid Tumors in Pediatric Patients; Management of Liver Tumors in Pediatric Patients; Management of Renal Tumors in Pediatric Patients; Management of Rhabdomyosarcoma in Pediatric Patients; Management of non-Rhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissues Tumors in Pediatric Patients; Management of Melanoma and Skin Cancer in Pediatric Patients; Management of Lung Metastases in Pediatric Patients; Management of Adrenal Tumors in Pediatric Patients; Minimally Invasive Surgery and New Techniques in Pediatric Cancer Patients; Fertility Considerations and the Pediatric Cancer Patient; Management of Neuroblastoma in Pediatric Patients; Management of Germ Cell Tumors in Pediatric Patients; and more!

Mosby s Oncology Nursing Advisor E Book Book

Mosby s Oncology Nursing Advisor E Book


  • Author : Susan Newton
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-09-10
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323449113

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Mosby s Oncology Nursing Advisor E Book Excerpt :

Get quick access to the most important information surrounding cancer and oncology nursing care with Mosby’s Oncology Nursing Advisor, 2nd Edition. Covering everything from the various types of cancer and cancer treatment options to patient education and nursing best-practices, this indispensable nursing guide is like getting seven books in one! Plus, its user-friendly layout and straightforward coverage make it ideal for use in any clinical setting. With 17 new chapters, updated evidence-based content throughout, and proven patient teaching handouts, this new edition offers the authoritative guidance you need to provide the best possible oncology nursing care. Detailed descriptions of over 50 major cancer types provide essential information on incidence, etiology and risk factors, signs and symptoms, diagnostic workup, histology, staging, treatment, prognosis, and prevention. Coverage of cancer management principles outlines a wide range of treatment and pharmacologic modalities, including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormonal therapy, immunotherapy, and complementary and alternative therapies. Symptom management guidelines offer in-depth coverage of pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, assessment tools, lab and diagnostic tests, differential diagnoses, interventions, patient education, follow up care, and resources for over 30 common symptoms associated with cancer and cancer treatments. Essential information on many oncologic emergencies and emergent issues prepares readers to respond quickly to structural, metabolic, and hematologic emergencies. Section on palliative care and end-of-life issues offers helpful guidelines for dealing with topics related to survivorship, palliative care, the final hours of the cancer patient, and loss, grief, and bereavement. NEW! Updated evidence-based content reflects the latest national and international quality standards regarding various cancer types, major drug and non-drug treatments, treatment protocols, and

Surgical Oncology Clinics  An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America Book

Surgical Oncology Clinics An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America


  • Author : T. Clark Gamblin
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323708838

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Surgical Oncology Clinics An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America focuses on Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors and is edited by Dr. T. Clark Gamblin. Articles will include: Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors; Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors: Who, What and Why?; Imaging Updates for Biliary Tract or Primary Liver Tumors; Endoscopic and Percutaneous Approaches to Treat of Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors: Controversies and Advances; Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: Strategies and Options; Surgical Considerations of Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma; Gall Bladder Cancer: Managing the Incidental Diagnosis; Approaches and Outcomes to Distal Cholangiocarcinoma; Evolving Surgical Options of Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Staging of Biliary and Primary Liver Tumors: Current Reccomendations and Workup; Systemic and Targeted Therapy for Biliary Tract Tumors and Primary Liver Tumors; Regional Chemotherapy for Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Cancer; Role of Radioembolization for Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Cancer; Inoperable Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors: Palliative Treatment Options; Expanding the Surgical Pool for Hepatic Resection to Treat Biliary and Primary Liver Tumors; and more!

Understanding Pathophysiology  Canadian Edition   E Book Book

Understanding Pathophysiology Canadian Edition E Book


  • Author : Sue E. Huether
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2018-03-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1176
  • ISBN 10 : 9781771721189

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Understanding Pathophysiology Canadian Edition E Book Excerpt :

Learn the what, how, and why of pathophysiology within a Canadian context! With easy-to-read, in-depth descriptions of disease, disease etiology, and disease processes, Understanding Pathophysiology, Canadian Edition helps you understand the most important and most complex pathophysiology concepts. Including more than 1,000 full-colour illustrations and photographs, this text makes it easier to identify normal anatomy and physiology, as well as alterations of structure and function. With the most accurate information on treatments, manifestations, and mechanisms of disease across the lifespan, this first-edition text gives you the fundamental knowledge you need to succeed in your nursing education and career! Consistent presentation of diseases includes pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and evaluation and treatment. Lifespan content includes nine separate pediatric chapters and special sections with aging and pediatrics content. Algorithms and flowcharts of diseases and disorders make it easy for you to follow the sequential progression of disease processes. Chapter summary reviews provide concise synopses of the main points of each chapter. Glossary with approximately 1,000 terms familiarizes you with the most difficult and most important terminology. Key terms are blue and bolded throughout the text to provide fast, easy reference. Additional What’s New boxes highlight the most current research and clinical development. Nutrition and Disease boxes explain the link between concepts of health promotion and disease. Quick Check boxes appear at the end of major sections of text and are designed to help you assess your retention of important chapter concepts. Risk Factor boxes illustrate important safety considerations associated with specific diseases. Did You Understand? end-of-chapter summaries provides you with a comprehensive review of the major concepts presented in each chapter. An Introduction to Pathophysiology provides an entrance to the subject of

Palliative Care in Surgical Oncology  An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America  E Book Book

Palliative Care in Surgical Oncology An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Bridget N. Fahy
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-06-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323790628

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Palliative Care in Surgical Oncology An Issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

This issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics, guest edited by Dr. Bridget N. Fahy, is devoted to Palliative Care in Surgical Oncology. Dr. Fahy has assembled expert authors to review the following topics: Current guidelines for integration of palliative care in oncology; Management of malignant bowel obstruction; Management of peritoneal carcinomatosis & malignant ascites; Artificial nutrition in patients with advanced malignancy; Selecting patients for palliative procedures in oncology; Palliative radiotherapy: Indications and outcomes; Ethical considerations for caring for patients with advanced cancer; Evaluation and management of malignant biliary obstruction; Systemic anti-cancer treatments for advanced cancer patients: What a surgical oncologist needs to know; Role of palliative medicine training in surgical oncology; Navigating difficult conversations: Breaking bad news and exploring goals of care in surgical patients; Strategies for optimizing perioperative pain management for the cancer patient; and more!

PET Imaging  An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America  E Book Book

PET Imaging An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Jonathan E. Mcconathy
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-08-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323810715

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PET Imaging An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

In this issue of Radiologic Clinics, Guest Editors Jonathan E. McConathy and Samuel J. Galgano bring their considerable expertise to the topic of PET Imaging. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as PET Imaging for lung cancer, breast cancer, melanoma, and more. Provides in-depth, clinical reviews on PET Imaging, providing actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field; Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create these timely topic-based reviews. Contains 13 relevant, practice-oriented topics including PET Imaging for hematologic malignancies, neuroendocrine tumors, prostate and genitourinary cancers, and more.

MR Imaging of Chronic Liver Diseases and Liver Cancer  An Issue of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America  E Book Book

MR Imaging of Chronic Liver Diseases and Liver Cancer An Issue of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America E Book


  • Author : Khaled M Elsayes
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-07-12
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323776141

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MR Imaging of Chronic Liver Diseases and Liver Cancer An Issue of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America E Book Excerpt :

Because the liver is a common site of metastatic spread, effective MR imaging of this organ is critically important for patients with cancer as well as those with chronic liver disease. In this issue of MRI Clinics, editors Khaled Elsayes (MD Anderson Cancer Center) and Claude Sirlin (UC San Diego Health’s Liver Imaging Group) bring their considerable expertise to the topic of MR Imaging of Chronic Liver Diseases and Liver Cancer. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as artificial intelligence, diffuse liver disease, LI-RADS, and hepatocarcinogenesis. Provides concise and comprehensive coverage of the issues physicians face every day. Presents the latest information on a timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Contains 14 relevant, practice-oriented topics including Chronic liver disease; What the hepatologists, oncologists and surgeons want to know from radiologists; CT techniques, protocols, advancements and the future; Errors and misinterpretations in imaging of chronic liver diseases; and more.