This book is written as a reference and guidebook for practicing surgeons, gastroenterologists, and interventional radiologists with an interest in hepatobiliary diseases. It presents a strategy to enhance surgeons practice and the care of patients.
Table of Contents
1. Essential Hepatic and Biliary Anatomy for the Surgeon 2. Imaging of the Liver, Bile Ducts and Pancreas 3. Endoscopic and Percutaneous Management of Gallstones 4. Interventional Radiology in Hepatobiliary Surgery 5. Perioperative Care and Anesthesia Techniques 6. Benign Tumors of the Liver: A Surgical Perspective 7. Hepatocellular Carcinoma 8. Periampullary Cancer and Distal Pancreatic Cancer 9. Hepatic Resection for Colorectal Liver Metastases: Surgical Indications and Outcomes 10. The Surgical Approach to Non-Colorectal Liver Metastases: Patient Evaluation, Selection and Results 11. Surgical Techniques of Open Cholecystectomy 12. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy and the Laparoscopic Management of Common Bile Duct Stones 13. Surgical Techniques for Completion of a Bilioenteric Bypass 14. Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: Surgical Approach and Outcome 15. Surgical Management of Gallbladder Cancer 16. Techniques of Hepatic Resection 17. Technique for Placement of the Hepatic Arterial Infusion Pump 18. Non-Resectional Hepatic Ablative Techniques: Cryotherapy and Radiofrequency Ablation 19. Surgical Techniques in the Management of Hepatic Trauma or Emergencies 20. Liver Transplantation