Oesophagogastric Surgery Print and enhanced E-Book, A Companion to Specialist Surgical Practice, 4th Edition

Oesophagogastric Surgery Print and enhanced E-Book

4th Edition A Companion to Specialist Surgical Practice

By S. Michael Griffin, MD, FRCS, Professor of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Northern Oesophago-gastric Unit, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK and Simon A. Raimes, MD, FRCS, FRCS (Ed), Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Northern Oesophago-gastric Unit, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle, UK


? Pathology of benign, malignant and premalignant oesophageal and gastric tumours
? Epidemiology, genetics and screening for oesophageal and gastric cancer
? Staging of oesophageal and gastric cancer
? Preoperative assessment and perioperative management in oesophageal
and gastric surgery
? Surgery for cancer of the oesophagus
? Treatment of early oesophageal cancer and endoscopic oesophageal surgery
? Surgery for cancer of the stomach
? Endoscopic and surgical treatment of early gastric cancer
? Radiotherapy and chemotherapy in treatment of oesophageal and gastric cancer
? Palliative treatments of carcinoma of the oesophagus and stomach
? Other oesophageal and gastric neoplasms
? Pathophysiology and investigation of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
? Treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
? Treatment of the complications of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and failed gastro-oesophageal surgeryBarrett?s oesophagus
? The management of achalasia and other motility disorders of the oesophagus
? Para-oesophageal hernia and gastric volvulus
? Benign ulceration of the stomach and duodenum and the complications of previous ulcer surgery
? Oesophageal emergencies
? Surgery for the obese
? Index