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Atlas of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (VATS)

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$240.00 $180.00

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Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (VATS) presents step-by-step instructions on procedures that yield better patient outcomes and recoveries. Dr. Robert J. McKenna covers major developments in video-assisted thorascopic surgery (VATS)-including lung-volume reduction surgery. The included DVD and online access offer videos of experts performing these valuable techniques.

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Key Features

    • Access the fully searchable contents of the book online at, along with videos demonstrating key minimally invasive thoracic procedures.
    • Get the latest on video-assisted thorascopic surgery (VATS), including lung-volume reduction surgery.
    • Hone your skills in each procedure through step-by-step instructions, along with tips and discussions of complications.
    • Grasp the visual nuances of surgery from nearly 400 intraoperative photographs depicting procedures.
    • Master the full range of minimally invasive procedure through comprehensive coverage that highlights even lesser known techniques.
    • Watch procedures performed by the experts who helped pioneer them on the instructional DVD and the website.

Author Information

    By Robert J. McKenna, Jr., MD, Chief, Thoracic Surgery; Program Director, General Thoracic Surgery Fellowship; Surgical Director, Women’s Guild Lung Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California USA; Ali Mahtabifard, MD, Attending Surgeon, Cedars-Sinai Center for Chest Diseases; Associate Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California USA and Scott J. Swanson, MD, Director,Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Vice Chair Cancer Affairs, Department of Surgery, Bringham and Women's Hospital, Chief Surgical officerDana Farber Cancer Institute, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

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Atlas of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
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  • Expert Consult
  • Reference
  • 336 Pages
  • Trim Size: 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
  • Imprint: Saunders
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-6263-9
  • Copyright: 2011