Scott-Conner & Dawson: Essential Operative Techniques and Anatomy, 4th Edition

  • Carol E.H. Scott-Conner
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469830620
  • ISBN-13: 9781469830629
  • DDC: 611
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 900 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Looking for a quick reference for review before performing an operation or taking the boards? You won't find a better resource than Scott-Conner & Dawson: Essential Operative Techniques And Anatomy, 4e and its accompanying online component. Expanded to 134 chapters and enhanced by new color photos and new contributing authors, this edition is an up-to-date, easy-to-use reference to both the surgical technique and the relevant anatomy of nearly all the procedures you will face.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Foreword to the First Edition.
Preface to the First Edition.
1: The Head and Neck.
2: The Face.
3: Parotidectomy.
4: Head and Neck Endoscopy.
5: Laryngoscopy and Endotracheal Intubation.
6: The Midline and Structures Approached Through the Midline.
7: Tracheostomy and Cricothyroidotomy.
8: Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy.
9: Thyroglossal Duct Cyst.
10: Thyroid Lobectomy.
11: Parathyroidectomy.
12: The Lateral Neck and Structures Approached from the Side.
13: Venous Access: External and Internal Jugular Veins.
14: Carotid Endarterectomy.
15: Cervical Lymph Node Biopsy and Scalene Node Biopsy.
16: Lymph Node Dissections of the Neck.
17: Operations for Zenker's Diverticulum.
18: Neck Exploration for Trauma.
19: The Pectoral Region and Chest.
20: The Pectoral Region.
21: Venous Access: The Subclavian Vein and the Cephalic Vein in the Deltopectoral Groove.
22: Ultrasound-Guided Breast Interventions.
23: Breast Biopsy, Lumpectomy, and Partial Mastectomy.
24: Surgery for Subareolar Abscess; Duct Excision.
25: Mastectomy: Total (Simple), Modified, and Classic Radical.
26: Oncoplastic Techniques in Breast Surgery.
27: Palpable and Sentinel Axillary Lymph Node Biopsies.
28: Axillary Node Dissection.
29: Mediastinal Structures and the Median Sternotomy Approach.
30: Mediastinoscopy and Mediastinotomy.
31: Median Sternotomy and Thymectomy.
32: Pericardial Window.
33: The Lungs and Structures Approached Through a Thoracotomy Incision.
34: Bronchoscopy.
35: Tube Thoracostomy, Thoracotomy, Partial Pulmonary (Wedge) Resection, and Pleural Abrasion.
36: Thoracoscopy, Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection.
37: Right and Left Pneumonectomy.
38: Lobectomy.
39: Thoracoscopic Lobectomy or Segmentectomy.
40: Thoracic Outlet Decompression.
41: Esophageal Resection: Esophagogastrectomy and the Ivor Lewis Approach.
42: Thoracoscopic Surgery of the Esophagus.
43: Transhiatal Esophagectomy.
44: Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy and Splanchnicectomy.
45: The Upper Extremity.
46: Axillobifemoral Bypass.
47: Radial Artery Cannulation.
48: Vascular Access for Hemodialysis.
49: Digital Nerve Block.
50: Tendon Repair.
51: Carpal Tunnel Release.
52: The Abdominal Region.
53: Basic Abdominal Procedures and the Abdomen in General.
54: Peritoneal Lavage: Insertion of a Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter.
55: FAST Examination for Trauma.
56: Exploratory Laparotomy.
57: Open Drainage of Abdominal Abscesses.
58: Laparoscopy: Principles of Access and Exposure.
59: Open Repair of Ventral Hernias.
60: Pediatric Umbilical Hernia Repair.
61: Laparoscopic Repair of Ventral Hernias.
62: The Upper Gastrointestinal Tract and Structures of the Left Upper Quadrant.
63: Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
64: Hiatal Hernia Repair.
65: Open Paraesophageal Hernia Repair.
66: Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication and Hiatal Hernia Repair.
67: Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair.
68: Laparoscopic Esophagomyotomy.
69: Management of Esophageal Perforation.
70: Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy.
71: Laparoscopic Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy.
72: Plication of Perforated Duodenal Ulcer.
73: Laparoscopic Plication of Perforated Duodenal Ulcer.
74: Gastric Resection – Subtotal Gastrectomy for Benign Disease.
75: Gastric Resection with D2 Nodal Dissection for Gastric Adenocarcinoma.
76: Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy.
77: Laparoscopic Gastric Resection.
78: Truncal Vagotomy and Pyloroplasty and Highly Selective Vagotomy.
79: Pyloric Exclusion and Duodenal Diverticulization.
80: Pyloromyotomy.
81: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.
82: Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.
83: Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy.
84: Laparoscopic Splenectomy.
85: The Liver, Biliary Tract, and Pancreas.
86: Cholecystectomy and Common Bile Duct Exploration.
87: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy and Common Bile Duct Exploration.
88: Extended Cholecystectomy for Gallbladder Carcinoma.
89: Choledochoenteric Anastomosis by Choledochoduodenostomy and Other Biliary Bypass Procedures.
90: Surgical Repair of Bile Duct Injuries.
91: Laparoscopic Biliary Bypass.
92: Transduodenal Sphincteroplasty.
93: Ampullary Resection for Tumor.
94: Portacaval and Distal Splenorenal Shunts.
95: Liver Biopsy—Open and Laparoscopic.
96: Major Hepatic Resection.
97: Drainage of Hepatic Abscess.
98: Pancreatic Resections.
99: Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy.
100: Internal Drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocysts.
101: Pancreatic Necrosectomy (Open and Laparoscopic).
102: The Small and Large Intestine.
103: Operations for Small Bowel Obstruction.
104: Mesenteric Revascularization with Superior Mesenteric Artery Embolectomy and Other Strategies.
105: Small Bowel Resection and Anastomosis.
106: Pediatric Exploratory Laparotomy for Trauma, Malrotation, or Intussusception.
107: Loop Ileostomy and Closure of Loop Ileostomy.
108: Laparoscopic Small Bowel Resection and Anastomosis.
109: Appendectomy and Resection of Meckel Diverticulum.
110: Laparoscopic Appendectomy and Resection of Meckel Diverticulum.
111: Colonoscopy.
112: Loop Colostomy and Colostomy Closure.
113: Laparoscopic Colostomy.
114: Right and Left Colon Resections.
115: Laparoscopic Partial Colectomy.
116: The Pelvis.
117: Abdominoperineal Resection, Low Anterior Resection.
118: Laparoscopic Low Anterior and Abdominoperineal Resection.
119: Total Abdominal Hysterectomy and Salpingo-Oophorectomy.
120: Laparoscopic Surgery of the Female Pelvis.
121: The Retroperitoneum.
122: Adrenalectomy.
123: Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy.
124: Management of Injuries to Kidneys, Ureter, or Bladder.
125: Radical Nephrectomy.
126: Cadaveric Donor Nephrectomy and Renal Transplantation.
127: Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy.
128: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair and Aortofemoral Bypass.
129: Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair (EVAR).
130: Lumbar Sympathectomy.
131: Insertion of Inferior Vena Cava Filters.
132: The Inguinal Region.
133: Repair of Inguinal and Femoral Hernias.
134: Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair.
135: Hydrocelectomy, Orchiectomy.
136: Pediatric Inguinal Hernia.
137: Superficial Groin Dissection.
138: Sentinel Node Biopsy for Melanoma of the Trunk; Wide Local Excision.
139: The Sacral Region and Perineum.
140: Pilonidal Cystectomy.
141: Hemorrhoid Management.
142: Management of Perirectal Abscesses, Anal Fistulas, and Chronic Anal Fissure.
143: Transsacral Approach to Rectal Lesions.
144: Proctoscopy.
145: The Lower Extremity.
146: Debridement and Split-Thickness Skin Graft.
147: Transmetatarsal and Ray Amputations.
148: Below-Knee Amputation.
149: Above-Knee Amputation.
150: Ligation, Stripping, and Harvesting of the Saphenous Vein.
151: Venous Access: Saphenous Vein Cutdown.
152: Peripheral Embolectomy.
153: Femoral to Popliteal Bypass.
154: Fasciotomy.