eBook Mastery of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 3rd Edition

  • Larry Kaiser
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469831155
  • ISBN-13: 9781469831152
  • DDC: 617.5
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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This volume in the acclaimed Mastery Series delivers clear, how-to guidance on the most commonly performed procedures in adult and pediatric thoracic surgery. As with other volumes in the series, Mastery Of Cardiothoracic Surgery delivers expert commentary from master surgeons following each chapter. Invaluable for cardiothoracic fellows, as well as thoracic and cardiac surgeons.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: General Thoracic Surgery.
2: Endoscopy: Bronchoscopy and Esophagoscopy.
3: Mediastinoscopy and Other Thoracic Staging Procedures.
4: Thoracic Approaches.
5: Right-Sided Pulmonary Resections.
6: Left-Sided Pulmonary Resections.
7: Pneumonectomy.
8: Bronchoplastic Procedures.
9: Sublobar Pulmonary Resections.
10: Tracheal Resection and Reconstruction.
11: Carinal Resection.
12: Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic and Robotic-Assisted Pulmonary Resections.
13: Management of Pneumothorax and Bullous Disease.
14: Diagnostic Evaluation of Anterior Mediastinal Masses and Clinical and Surgical Approach to Thymic Tumors Via Sternotomy.
15: Transcervical Thymectomy.
16: Resection of Posterior Mediastinal Lesions.
17: Antireflux Surgery.
18: Transhiatal Esophagectomy.
19: Thoracic Approaches to Esophagectomy.
20: Minimally Invasive Esophageal Procedures.
21: Surgery for Achalasia and Other Motility Disorders.
22: Esophageal Conduits and Palliative Procedures.
23: Excision of Esophageal Diverticula.
24: Lung Transplantation.
25: Thoracic Outlet Procedures.
26: Chest Wall Resections.
27: The Diaphragm.
28: The Thoracic Duct and the Management of Chylothorax.
29: Pericardial Procedures.
30: Surgical Management of Malignant Mesothelioma.
31: Mediastinal Lymphadenectomy.
32: Surgical Management of Empyema.
33: Resection of Superior Sulcus Tumors.
34: Thoracic Sympathectomy (Sympathicotomy).
35: Operative Correction of Pectus Excavatum and Pectus Carinatum.
36: Repair of Paraesophageal Hernia.
37: Adult Cardiac Surgery.
38: General Considerations.
39: Cardiopulmonary Bypass.
40: Myocardial Protection.
41: Database.
42: Prevention of Neurologic Injury after Coronary Artery Bypass.
43: Patient Safety.
44: Reoperative Cardiac Surgery—General Principles.
45: Acquired Valvular Heart Disease.
46: Mitral Valve Repair.
47: Mitral Valve Repair—Robotic Minimally Invasive.
48: Mitral Valve Repair for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation.
49: Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair.
50: Tricuspid Valve.
51: Pulmonary Valve Replacement.
52: Aortic Valve Replacement.
53: Ross Procedure.
54: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.
55: Coronary Artery Disease.
56: Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Using Cardiopulmonary Bypass.
57: Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.
58: Hybrid Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery.
59: Surgery for Heart Failure.
60: Left Ventricular Reconstruction.
61: Ventricular Assist.
62: Surgery for Complications of Myocardial Infarction.
63: Thoracic Aortic Disease.
64: Annuloaortic Ectasia.
65: Aortic Dissection.
66: Descending Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
67: Ascending Aortic Aneurysms.
68: Arch Aneurysms.
69: Acute Traumatic Aortic Transection.
70: Transplantation.
71: Heart Transplantation.
72: Heart–Lung Transplantation.
73: Arrhythmias.
74: Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation.
75: Minimally Invasive Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation.
76: Other Cardiac.
77: Surgical Treatment of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
78: Cardiac Tumors.
79: Acute Pulmonary Embolus.
80: Chronic Pulmonary Thromboembolism and Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy.
81: Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
82: Anatomy and Classification of Congenital Heart Disease.
83: Echocardiographic Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease.
84: Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Congenital Heart Disease.
85: Hemodynamic Assessment and Transcatheter Therapy for Congenital Heart Disease.
86: Palliative Operations for Congenital Heart Disease.
87: Anomalies of Systemic Venous Drainage.
88: Patent Ductus Arteriosus.
89: Vascular Rings, Slings, and Other Arch Anomalies.
90: Atrial Septal Defects.
91: Ventricular Septal Defects.
92: Aortopulmonary Window.
93: Coarctation of the Aorta.
94: Interrupted Aortic Arch Complex.
95: Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction and Valvar Aortic Stenosis.
96: Anomalies of the Sinuses of Valsalva and Aortico-Left Ventricular Tunnel.
97: Atrioventricular Canal Defects.
98: Truncus Arteriosus.
99: Double Outlet Ventricles.
100: Transposition of the Great Arteries.
101: Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries.
102: Pulmonary Stenosis and Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Septum.
103: Pulmonary Atresia with Ventricular Septal Defect and Major Aortopulmonary Collaterals.
104: Contemporary Surgical Therapy for Tetralogy of Fallot.
105: Cavopulmonary Shunts and the Hemi-Fontan Operation.
106: Tricuspid Atresia/Single Ventricle and the Fontan Operation.
107: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.
108: Anomalies of Pulmonary Venous Return.
109: Coronary Artery Anomalies in Children.
110: Pediatric Heart Transplantation.
111: Heart and Lung Transplantation in Children.
112: Ebstein’s Malformation of the Tricuspid Valve in Children.
113: Mitral Valve Repair in Children.
114: Aortic Valve Repair in Children.
115: Aortic Valve Replacement in Children.
116: Arrhythmia Surgery and Fontan Conversion.
117: ECMO and Ventricular Assist Devices.
118: Introduction and Overview of Pacemaker/ICD Therapy in Children.
119: Conjoined Twins and Ectopia Cordis.