Progress in Colorectal Surgery
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- Takes a problem oriented approach to discuss the key concepts in the field of colorectal surgery. - Includes recent progress in imaging techniques and how they are useful to the surgeon. - Highlghts not only the medical apsects of coloproctology, but the legal concerns for the physician as well.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 310 pages
  • 157.48 x 236.22 x 20.32mm | 657.71g
  • Springer London Ltd
  • England, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2005 ed.
  • biography
  • 1852336773
  • 9781852336776

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From the reviews: "An up-to-date, comprehensive analysis of recent developments in diagnosis and treatment of malignant and the most frequent benign diseases of the colon and rectum. a ] A very interesting book that could be considered a handy guide in everyday activities not only for gastroenterologists, surgeons and oncologist, but also for general practitioners. Medical students too could find it a valuable overview compendium." (L. S. Schipani, Digestive and Liver Disease, Vol. 38, 2006)

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Table of contents

1. The Effective and Efficient Management of Patients with Rectal Bleeding to Identify the Few with Cancer Michael R Thompson, E T Swarbrick, B G Ellis, I Heath, L F Wood and W S Atkin 2. Screening for Colorectal Cancer John H Scholefield and Susan J Ritchie 3. Familial Colorectal Cancer Sunil Dolwani and Julian R Sampson 4. Advances in the Medical Treatment of Crohn's disease Sara McCartney and Michael JG Farthing 5. The Management of Perianal Crohn's Disease Arthur Allan and Philip E Bearn 6. Investigation and Management of Malignant Anal Canal Tumours Najjia N Mahmoud and Robert D Madoff 7. Difficult Intra-operative Problems in Pelvic Surgery Finlay JM Curran and Nigel A Scott 8. Functional Reconstruction of the Perineum and Pelvic Floor Alan D McGregor 9. The management of Inoperable Rectal Cancer Sarah T O'Dwyer 10. The Role of the Oncologist in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer Shibani Nicum, Rachel Midgley and David J Kerr 11. Investigation of Functional Bowel Disorders PJ Arumugam, John Beynon and Bharat Patel 12. Innovations in the Treatment of Fecal Incontinence Susan C Parker and Amy Thorsen 13. Surgical Management of Constipation Ian G Finlay and Andrew A Renwick

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