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Handbook of Colorectal Surgery

Third Edition

David Beck

576 pages
Jp Medical

Colorectal surgery is a key part of the general surgeon’s remit and it is essential for the surgeon to be aware of the range of preoperative, perioperative and disease management issues. 

This practical book provides practical knowledge and guidance necessary to manage colorectal diseases. A wide range of topics is included, including examination procedures, diagnostics, preoperative preparation and assessment, pain management and surgical skills and techniques.         

Key Points

  • Concisely outlines practical information and guidance for any healthcare practitioner involved in the treatment and management of colorectal disorders
  • Provides an overview of disease processes to assist with clinical treatment and diagnosis
  • This revised 3rd Edition contains up-to-date information on advances in minimally invasive surgery, treatment and management of colon and rectal cancer, and haemorrhoids and fistulas. 
Author Bio

Chairman, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, USA