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Management of Peritoneal Metastases- Cytoreductive Surgery, HIPEC and Beyond

  • Aditi Bhatt


  • Covers all the recent developments in peritoneal surface oncology

  • Includes the basics of CRS and HIPEC like patient selection, surgical technique, HIPEC methodologies

  • Covers individual diseases with an update on the recent developments

  • Offers practical suggestions and tips at the end of each chapter


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Principles of Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Firoz Rajan, Aditi Bhatt
      Pages 3-14
    3. T. Douchy, L. Lemoine, K. Van der Speeten
      Pages 103-133
    4. Stephanie Nougaret
      Pages 135-145
    5. Almog Ben-Yaacov, Joseph Dux, Aviram Nissan
      Pages 147-160
    6. Arie Ariche, Dan Aderka, Almog Ben-Yaacov, Aviram Nissan
      Pages 161-179
    7. Aditi Bhatt, Akash M. Mehta
      Pages 181-217
  3. Disease Specific Applications of Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. Aditi Bhatt, Naoual Bakrin, Olivier Glehen
      Pages 253-280
    3. Aditi Bhatt, Sanket Mehta, François Quénet
      Pages 281-316
    4. Aditi Bhatt, Guillaume Passot, Olivier Glehen
      Pages 317-346
    5. Mayank Jain, Shivendra Singh
      Pages 347-359
    6. Elizabeth Poli, Ashvin Rangole, Kiran K. Turaga
      Pages 361-368
    7. William F. Morano, Wilbur B. Bowne, Jesus Esquivel
      Pages 433-445

About this book


The widespread acceptance among the oncology community at large of cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC as a potentially curative treatment for peritoneal metastases has paved the way for innovative new therapies that could benefit a larger proportion of patients. Much has been and continues to be published on this subject.

This book provides comprehensive reviews on the various aspects of managing peritoneal metastases. The authors highlight essential practical issues that surgical oncologists encounter in their day-to-day practice, and try to before provide evidence based answers to address them. All chapters were written and/or reviewed by leading experts in this field.


Peritoneal surface malignancies Cytoreductive surgery HIPEC EPIC Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma

Editors and affiliations

  • Aditi Bhatt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyFortis HospitalBangaloreIndia

About the editors

''Dr. Aditi Bhatt is a Surgical oncologist specializing in the management of peritoneal surface malignancies. She has done her surgical oncology training from the Gujarat Cancer Research Institute in Ahmedabad, India and has further pursued a fellowship in peritoneal surface malignancies at Institut Gustave Roussy, Paris, France. She has been pursuing peritoneal surface oncology as a speciality for seven years. She was associate editor with Dr. Paul H. Sugarbaker for the special issue of the Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology on peritoneal surface malignancies in 2016. Dr. Aditi is currently involved in developing a robust system for collection and publication of Indian data pertaining to the management of peritoneal metastases and conducting multi-institutional studies.  Here specific areas of interest are pseudomyoma peritonei and other rare peritoneal tumors and ovarian cancer.'

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Management of Peritoneal Metastases- Cytoreductive Surgery, HIPEC and Beyond
  • Editors Aditi Bhatt
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-981-10-7052-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-981-13-3910-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-981-10-7053-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XI, 580
  • Number of Illustrations 52 b/w illustrations, 32 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Surgical Oncology
    Abdominal Surgery
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