The SAGES Manual of Colorectal Surgery

  • Patricia Sylla
  • Andreas M. Kaiser
  • Daniel Popowich

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Masters Program Anchoring Procedures

  3. Preoperative Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Alexander T. Hawkins, Craig H. Olson
      Pages 137-153
    3. Ian M. Paquette, Fergal Fleming
      Pages 155-165
  4. Rights-Sided Resections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Emily Steinhagen, Garrett M. Nash
      Pages 169-181
    3. Hermann Kessler, Jeremy M. Lipman
      Pages 183-197
    4. Giovanni Dapri, Marco Montorsi
      Pages 199-220
  5. Left-Sided Resections

  6. Emergencies and Troubleshooting

  7. Other Colorectal Resections and Advanced Techniques

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 675-689

About this book


This book provides essential didactic content for the SAGES University Masters Program Colorectal Surgery Curriculum. Surgeons seeking to complete the competency, proficiency, or mastery curriculum of the MASTERS Colorectal Pathway for a particular anchoring colorectal procedure will find relevant educational content in this SAGES Manual. Written by experts in the field, each chapter provides detailed guidance on preoperative and peri-procedural considerations for right and left elective and emergency colorectal resections, for both benign and malignant pathologies. Technical pearls and strategies to manage pitfalls and complications are also extensively reviewed along with detailed guidance for both laparoscopic and robotic procedures.

The SAGES Manual of Colorectal Surgery provides a wealth of practical guidance to surgeons along their journey to progress from competency to mastery in various minimally invasive approaches to colorectal surgery.


Masters Program Colorectal Pathway Resections Hartmann’s reversal laparoscopic colectomy Transanal endoscopic surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Patricia Sylla
    • 1
  • Andreas M. Kaiser
    • 2
  • Daniel Popowich
    • 3
  1. 1.Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai HospitalNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Keck School of Medicine of USCLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai HospitalNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-24811-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-24812-3
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology