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Description - Minimal Access Surgery in Oncology by James G. Geraghty

Since the introduction of minimally invasive surgery, with its ability to access organs through small incisions, the number of applications of the technique has steadily increased. The term minimal access surgery now encompasses a variety of techniques including fibre-optic endoscopy and transanal endoscopic microsurgery as well as the well-documented laparoscopic and thoracoscopic approaches for a variety of conditions. Advances in technology now mean that, in the majority of cases, a minimalist approach is a feasible alternative to the more conventional option of open surgery. Written by an international group of experts, Minimal Access Surgery in Oncology is an authoritative, critical assessment of the application of minimally invasive surgery in the well circumscribed area of oncologic surgery which highlights the key pitfalls and controversies associated with all commonly used techniques and provides a balanced view of the benefits and drawbacks of each. This book is intended for surgeons and Oncologists in training and in practice.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781900151023
ISBN-10: 1900151022
Format: Hardback
(251mm x 194mm x 15mm)
Pages: 186
Imprint: Greenwich Medical Media Ltd
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 5-Jan-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - James G. Geraghty

Geraghty, James G. European Istitute of Oncology, Milan, Italy Sackier, Jonathan M. University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA Young, Howard L. University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK