Editor: Sami M. Shimi

Series Title: Current and Future Developments in Surgery

Oesophago-gastric Surgery

Volume 1

eBook: US $89 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $163
Printed Copy: US $119
Library License: US $356
ISSN: 2589-174X (Print)
ISSN: 2589-1758 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-658-3 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-657-6 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2018
DOI: 10.2174/97816810865761180101


Oesophago-gastric Surgery is a reference manual which addresses the core knowledge needs of surgical trainees in oesophago-gastric surgery as well as established consultants in oesophago-gastric surgery and other specialties. The book features a practical and user-friendly format for the benefit of undergraduate and professional readers. The editors have carefully included information that aligns with gastroenterology specialization curricula. Chapters in the first part cover all introductory topics about oesophagal and gastric surgery including anaesthesia, perioperative care, nutrition and physiology. This part concludes with details on various disorders of the oesophagus, Barret’s oesophagus, and reflux disease.


- Pp. i
Simon Paterson-Brown
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- Pp. ii
Sami M. Shimi
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- Pp. iii
Sami M. Shimi
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List of Contributors

- Pp. iv
Sami M. Shimi
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Anaesthesia for Oesophago-gastric Surgery

- Pp. 1-34 (34)
John Smith, Sally Crofts, Sami M. Shimi
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Peri-Operative Care After Oesophago-gastric Surgery

- Pp. 35-51 (17)
Amy Sadler, Shaun McLeod
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Nutrition for Oesophago-gastric Disorders

- Pp. 52-85 (34)
Joanne Thomson, Sami M. Shimi
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Pathology of the Oesophagus and Stomach

- Pp. 86-109 (24)
Shaun Walsh
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Radiological Investigations of Oesophago-Gastric Disorders

- Pp. 110-147 (38)
Robert Foster, Sami M. Shimi
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Benign Disorders of the Oesophagus

- Pp. 148-188 (41)
Sami M. Shimi
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Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease

- Pp. 189-232 (44)
Aminah Khan, Sami M. Shimi
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Barrett's Oesophagus

- Pp. 233-258 (26)
Michael Wilson
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Subject Index

- Pp. 259-266 (8)
Sami M. Shimi
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