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Infections in Cancer Patients

1st Edition

Edited by John N. Greene

CRC Press

500 pages

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Outlining the best means of infection management and emphasizing early recognition and identification of pathogens, this trailblazing volume pinpoints the distinct immunodeficiencies related to specific malignancies that result in predictable opportunistic infections-containing accessible reviews of the latest scientific research, reports from the forefront of clinical practice, and copious illustrations and tables to be of maximal benefit to the reader.

Table of Contents

The Laparoscopic Revolution, Patient Selection and Preparation, Basic Equipment, Room Setup, and Patient Positioning, Anesthetic Issues, Access and Port Placement, Hand-Assisted Approach, Suturing and Knot Tying, Instruments for Ligating, Tissue Approximation, Gluing, and Coagulation, Laparoscopic Ultrasonography, Complications of Laparoscopic Surgery, General Postoperative Care, Laparoscopic Skills Training, Surgical Robots, Telesurgery, and Future Technologies

About the Editor

John N. Greene

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
MEDICAL / Oncology