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cover image - Current Surgical Therapy,14th Edition
ISBN: 9780323796835
Publication Date: 01-09-2023
Page Count: 1552
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $199.99

Current Surgical Therapy, 14th Edition

by John L. Cameron, MD and Andrew M. Cameron, MD, PhD, FACS


cover image - Current Surgical Therapy,14th Edition
ISBN: 9780323796835
Publication Date: 01-09-2023
Page Count: 1552
Imprint: Elsevier
    • Covers virtually every problem that a general surgeon may encounter, synthesizing vast amounts of information into concise, digestible chapters.  

    • Provides thoroughly updated information throughout, including focused revisions to the most in-demand topics. 

    • Presents each topic using the same easy-to-follow format: disease presentation, pathophysiology, diagnostics, and surgical therapy. 

    • Includes eight all-new surgical videos covering enteral stents in the treatment of colonic obstruction; multiple management approaches to spigelian, obturator, and lumbar hernias; spontaneous and secondary pneumothorax, and acute mesenteric ischemia. 

    • Features more than 2,000 illustrations—line drawings, graphs, algorithms, clinical/operative photographs, micrographs, and radiological images—including hundreds new to this edition. 

    • Integrates minimally invasive surgical techniques, basic science, and critical care aspects of surgical practice throughout. 

    • Discusses which approach to take, how to avoid or minimize complications, and what outcomes to expect. 

    • Provides a quick, efficient review prior to surgery and when preparing for surgical boards and ABSITEs. 

    • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices. 

  • The American Board of Surgery Certifying (Oral) Examination
    The American Board of Surgery Certifying (Oral) Examination
    Esophageal Function Tests
    Surgical Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
    New Approaches to Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (LINX)
    Management of Barrett’s Esophagus
    Endoscopic Treatment of Barrett’s Esophagus
    Management of Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
    Management of Zenker’s Diverticulum
    Achalasia of the Esophagus
    Management of Disorders of Esophageal Motility
    Management of Esophageal Cancer
    Multimodality Therapy in Esophageal Cancer
    Use of Esophageal Stents
    Management of Esophageal Perforation
    Benign Gastric Ulcer
    Management of Duodenal Ulcers
    Management of Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
    Management of Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
    Management of Gastric Adenocarcinoma
    Familial Gastric Cancer
    Management of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
    Gastrointestinal Tubes for Feeding and Decompression
    Management of Morbid Obesity
    Small Bowel
    Management of Small Bowel Obstruction
    Management of Crohn’s Disease of the Small Bowel
    Use of Strictureplasty in Crohn’s Disease
    Management of Small Bowel Tumors
    Small Bowel Diverticulosis
    Diagnosis and Management of Motility Disorders of the Stomach and Small Bowel in the Current Era
    Management of Short Bowel Syndrome
    Management of Enterocutaneous Fistulas
    Management of Radiation-Induced Injury to the Small and Large Bowel
    Large Bowel
    Preoperative Bowel Preparation: Is It Necessary?
    Management of Diverticular Disease of the Colon
    Management of Chronic Ulcerative Colitis
    Management of Toxic Megacolon
    Surgical Management of Crohn’s Colitis
    Ischemic Colitis
    Management of Clostridioides Difficile Colitis
    Management of Large Bowel Obstruction
    Enteral Stents in the Treatment of Colonic Obstruction
    Management of Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction (Ogilvie’s Syndrome)
    Management of Colonic Volvulus
    Management of Rectal Prolapse
    Surgical Management of Constipation
    Surgical Management of the Polyposis Syndromes
    Surgical Management of Colon Cancer
    PET Scanning in the Management of Colorectal Cancer
    Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy for Colorectal Cancer
    Management of Colorectal Polyps
    Management of Peritoneal Surface Malignancies
    Management of Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    Appendicitis: Diagnosis and Management
    Management of Hemorrhoids
    Management of Fissure-In-Ano
    Management of Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
    Anal Stenosis
    Management of Pruritus Ani
    Surgical Management of Fecal Incontinence
    Rectovaginal Fistula
    Anal Condyloma
    Management of Pilonidal Disease
    Pneumatosis Intestinalis and the Importance for the Surgeon
    Management of Rectal Cancer
    Management of Tumors of the Anal Region
    Cystic Disease of the Liver
    Management of Echinococcal Cyst Disease of the Liver
    Management of Liver Hemangioma
    Management of Benign Liver Tumors
    Management of Malignant Liver Tumors
    Hepatic Malignancy: Resection Versus Transplantation
    Management of Colorectal Liver Metastases
    Ablation of Colorectal Carcinoma Liver Metastases
    Management of Hepatic Abscess
    Transarterial Therapies for Primary and Metastatic Liver Tumors
    Portal Hypertension
    Portal Hypertension: Role of Shunting Procedures
    Liver Transplantation
    Endoscopic Therapy for Esophageal Variceal Hemorrhage
    Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt
    Management of Refractory Ascites
    Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy
    Management of Budd-Chiari Syndrome
    Gallbladder and Biliary Tree
    Management of Asymptomatic (Silent) Gallstones
    Management of Biliary Dyskinesia
    Management of Acute Cholecystitis
    Proper Use of Cholecystotomy Tubes
    Management of Common Bile Duct Stones
    Management of Acute Cholangitis
    Management of Benign Biliary Strictures
    Management of Cystic Disorders of the Bile Ducts
    Management of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
    Management of Intrahepatic, Perihilar, and Distal Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
    Biomarker Guided Surgical Management of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Tumors
    Surgical Management of Gallbladder Cancer
    Management of Gallstone Ileus
    Transhepatic Interventions for Obstructive Jaundice
    Obstructive Jaundice: The Role of Endoscopic Intervention
    Management of Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis
    Gallstone Pancreatitis
    Pancreas Divisum and Other Variants of Dominant Dorsal Duct Anatomy
    Diagnosis and Management of Autoimmune Pancreatitis
    Management of Pancreatic Necrosis
    Management of Pancreatic Pseudocyst
    Pancreatic Ductal Disruptions Leading to Pancreatic Fistula, Pancreatic Ascites, or Pancreatic Pleural Effusion
    Management of Chronic Pancreatitis
    Genetic Testing and High-Risk Pancreatic Cancer Screening
    Management of Periampullary Cancers
    Management of Complications after the Whipple Procedure
    Vascular Reconstruction During the Whipple Operation
    Palliative Interventions for Patients with Operable and Advanced Pancreatic and Periampullary Cancer
    Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer
    Rare and Unusual Pancreatic Tumors
    Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas
    Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas Excluding Gastrinoma
    Intraoperative Radiation for Pancreatic Cancer
    Transplantation of the Pancreas
    Total Pancreatectomy and Islet Autotransplantation for Chronic Pancreatitis
    Splenectomy for Hematologic Disorders
    Management of Cysts, Tumors, and Abscesses of the Spleen
    Management of Inguinal Hernia
    Management of Recurrent Inguinal Hernia
    Incisional, Epigastric, and Umbilical Hernias
    Management of Spigelian, Obturator, and Lumbar Hernias
    Athletic Pubalgia
    Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    Loss of Domain in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    Use of Various Meshes in Hernia Repair
    Benign Breast Disease
    Screening for Breast Cancer
    Role of Stereotactic Biopsy in Management of Breast Disease
    Molecular Targets in Breast Cancer
    Breast Cancer: Surgical Therapy
    Pregnancy and Breast Cancer Management
    Ablative Techniques in the Treatment of Benign and Malignant Breast Disease
    Lymphatic Mapping and Sentinel Lym
  • John L. Cameron, MD, The Alfred Blalock Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA and Andrew M. Cameron, MD, PhD, FACS, Chief, Division of Transplantation,Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Baltimore, Maryland, USA