PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 5th Edition is the most comprehensive, most authoritative, and most up-to-date reference in the field. Unlike some of the competitors all of the people who have written for this book have children as their total surgical practice. Pediatric Surgery 5/e covers all aspects of surgery in childhood with a particular emphasis on congenital malformations, tumors, trauma, and urological problems.
* Three of the five editors are new to this edition and all are leaders in pediatric surgery * Almost 80% of the contributors are new to this edition. * All of the book editors and contributors focus exclusively on pediatric surgery. * Fifth edition is almost a new book as a result of reorganization and the incorporation of the many changes in the field since the fourth edition published in 1986 * Includes in the genetics chapters as well as throughout the book the extraordinary changes that have occurred in the last decade including the impact of molecular genetics, gene therapy, genetic markers. * New chapters on fetal surgery - (unknown ten years ago), approach to pediatric tumors, biopsy techniques * Thorough updating of physiology * Incorporates throughout minimally invasive techniques (endoscopy, laparoscopy, laryngoscopy, bronchoscopy, thoracoscopy, esophagoscopy) * Complete reorganization and rewriting of chapters on transplantation - new chapter on intestine transplantation. New material on pancreas, heart and lung, principles of transplantation and more. * Exceptionally heavy updating in head and neck chapters, abdomen (including new chapter on short bowel syndrome).
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Descripción Mosby, 1998. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M0815165188
Descripción Mosby, 2013. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 0815165188. Nº de ref. de la librería 56.MCONCHA9780815165187