About this book
This book provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery, specifically for the medical internist. Organized by organ system, the text reviews the pathophysiology, workup, treatment, and surgical options for diseases inherent to gastrointestinal surgery. The book also focuses on when and who to refer to for consultation by a minimally invasive surgeon, as well as what to expect in the immediate and long term post-operative period.
Written by experts in the field, The Internist's Guide to Minimally Invasive Gastrointestinal Surgery is a valuable resource for medical internists on minimally invasive GI surgery and how best to care for these patients in the pre and post-operative setting.
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- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-96631-1
- Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
- Publisher Name Humana Press, Cham
- eBook Packages Medicine
- Print ISBN 978-3-319-96630-4
- Online ISBN 978-3-319-96631-1
- Series Print ISSN 2197-7399
- Series Online ISSN 2197-7704
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