This new second edition provides authoritative coverage of all surgical diseases of the esophagus (adult and pediatric), including hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux, neuromuscular disorders, and cancer. For all types of disease, the reader will find clear "how-to-do-it" guidance on the full range of surgical techniques. Additional chapters offer focused background on anatomy, imaging, and laboratory testing of value to both trainees and practitioners in esophageal surgery. Contributing authors are internationally known experts, and each chapter concludes with commentary by one of the editors or another senior authority.
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F.G. Pearson, Toronto Gen Hosp, Canada; J.Cooper, Wash U. Med School, St. Louis, MO; J.Deslauriers, Centre de Pneumologie, Ste Goy, Quebec, Canada; R.Ginsberg, Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; C.Hiebert, Maine Med Ctr, Portland, MEReview:
..wealth of thoracic surgical expereince.. -- J. M. Blazeby
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Book Description Churchill Livingstone, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110443076057