Editors: Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan, Vinícius Grando Gava

Principles of Hepatic Surgery

eBook: US $99 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $241
Printed Copy: US $192
Library License: US $396
ISBN: 978-1-68108-286-8 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-285-1 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2016
DOI: 10.2174/97816810828511160101


Principles of Hepatic Surgery introduces the reader to current trends in Liver surgery knowledge and practice. This reference book covers liver surgery fundamentals as well as cutting-edge progress in this exciting surgical specialty. Contributions have been written by expert hepatic surgeons from major medical centers around the world.

Key features include:

- Information organized into five comprehensive sections: i) Liver Anatomy and Perioperative Care, ii) Approach to Malignant Hepatic Disease, iii) Approach to Benign Hepatic Disease, iv) Technical Aspects of Liver Resections, and v) Liver Transplantation

- Over 350 illustrations

- Truly effective didactic text, with logical, clear explanations, giving readers a pleasant reading experience

- Commentary sections written by experts for specific surgical cases.

Principles of Hepatic Surgery is a valuable reference for both novice hepatologists and practicing liver surgeons.


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Surgical Anatomy of the Liver

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Renato Micelli Lupinacci, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan, Paulo Herman
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Radiological Anatomy of the Liver

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Lee Grant, Albert Loh, Dow-Mu Koh
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Intraoperative Assessement of the Liver

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Matteo Donadon, Guido Costa, Guido Torzilli
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Underlying Liver Disorders in Hepatic Surgery

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Stéphane Zalinski, Antoine Brouquet, Kristoffer W. Brudvik, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey
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Liver Function Assessment Before and After Hepatic Resection

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Rouzbeh Daylami, Philip D. Schneider, Vijay P. Khatri
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Surgical Approach in Cirrhotic Patients

- Pp. 66-79 (14)
Jacques Belghiti, Safi Dokmak, Vikram Raut
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Portal Vein Embolization, Transarterial Chemoembolization and Local Ablation of Hepatic Tumors

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Nikhil Bhagat, Jean-Francois H. Geschwind
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Anesthesia and Pain Control in Liver Surgery

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Ney Fuhrmann Leal, Maurício de Oliveira, Vinícius Grando Gava, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan
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Morbidity and Mortality After Liver Surgery

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Colorectal Liver Metastases

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Mark G. van Vledder, Michael A. Choti, Vinícius G. Gava, Silvio M.P. Balzan
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Neuroendocrine Liver Metastases

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Eloísa Amate, Pablo Ramírez, Ricardo Robles, Francisco Sánchez-Bueno, Marcio Pegoraro Balzan, Pascual Parrilla
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Non-Colorectal Non-Neuroendocrine Liver Metastases

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Louis Bredt, Emir Hoti, Rene Adam
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Hepatocellular Cancer

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Eddie K. Abdalla
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Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma

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David Fuks, Jean-Marc Regimbeau, Brice Robert, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan, Olivier Farges
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Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

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David Fuks, Olivier Farges
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Gallbladder Carcinoma

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Julie G. Grossman, Ryan C. Fields, Michael D`Angelica
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Other Malignant Primary Tumors of the Liver

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Matteo Cescon, Valentina Bertuzzo, Gian Luca Grazi, Antonio Daniele Pinna
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Benign Solid Focal Lesions and Incidentalomas of the Liver

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Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan, Vinicius Grando Gava, Gustavo Felipe Luersen
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Non-Parasitic Cystic Diseases of the Liver

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Emma Barron, O James Garden
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Parasitic Hepatic Cysts and Pyogenic Hepatic Abscess

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Hadj Omar El Malki, Amine Souadka, Vinicius Grando Gava, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan
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Primary Intrahepatic Lithiasis

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Gennaro Nuzzo, Felice Giuliante, Francesco Ardito, Agostino Maria De Rose, Gennaro Clemente, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan
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General Technical Aspects of Liver Resections

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Vascular Control and Parenchymal Transection Techniques

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Patrick Pessaux, Elie Oussoultzoglou, Daniel Jaeck
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Principles of Segment-oriented Liver Resections –Mesohepatectomy, Monosegmentectomies,and Bisegmentectomies

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Kelvin K. Ng
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Right Liver Resections

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Takuya Hashimoto, Masatoshi Makuuchi
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Left Liver Resections

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Ailton Sepulveda, Fabiano Perdigão, Olivier Scatton
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Principles of Laparoscopic Liver Resections

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Joseph F. Buell, Brice Gayet, Hao Lei, Dimitrios Tzanis, Robert M. Cannon, Ibrahim Dagher
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Complementary Techniques in Liver Surgery

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Fernando Burdio, Yuman Fong
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Liver Transplantation for Hepatic Failure

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Luis Augusto Carneiro D`Albuquerque, Andre Ibrahim David, Wellington Andraus, Bernardo Fernandes Canedo, Ivana Schmidtbauer, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan
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Liver Transplantation for Malignant and Benign Tumors

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Eloísa Amate, Pablo Ramírez, Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan, Pascual Parrilla
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Immunosuppression in Liver Transplantation

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François Durand, Claire Francoz
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Technical Aspects of Liver Transplantation

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Fady M. Kaldas, Hasan Yersiz, Ronald W. Busuttil
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Subject Index

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