The SAGES Manual of Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Danielle S. Walsh
  • Todd A. Ponsky
  • Nicholas E. Bruns

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Brian T. Craig, Gretchen Purcell Jackson
    Pages 1-10
  3. Sarah Gilmore, Colin A. Martin
    Pages 11-23
  4. Timothy D. Kane, Folashade Adebisi Jose, Danielle S. Walsh, Nicholas E. Bruns
    Pages 25-40
  5. Thom E. Lobe, Simon K. Wright, Go Miyano
    Pages 41-49
  6. Ian C. Glenn, Domenic Craner, Oliver Soldes
    Pages 51-69
  7. Christine M. Leeper, Stefan Scholz
    Pages 71-82
  8. Laura Y. Martin, Jeffrey Lukish
    Pages 83-96
  9. Azmath Mohammed, Nathan Novotny
    Pages 97-106
  10. Wesley Barnes, Zachary Hothem, Nathan Novotny
    Pages 107-126
  11. Barrett P. Cromeens, Michael J. Goretsky
    Pages 127-143
  12. Jingliang Yan, Federico G. Seifarth
    Pages 145-152
  13. Kelly Arps, Priya Rajdev, Avraham Schlager
    Pages 153-170
  14. Ibrahim Abd el-shafy, José M. Prince
    Pages 171-177
  15. Robert L. Ricca, John H. T. Waldhausen
    Pages 179-195
  16. Oliver J. Muensterer
    Pages 197-209
  17. J. Eli Robins, Kevin P. Mollen
    Pages 211-223
  18. Ashwini S. Poola, Shawn D. St. Peter
    Pages 225-237
  19. Angela M. Hanna, Brandon VanderWel
    Pages 239-259

About this book


This manual provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review of this field, and will serve as a valuable resource for adult and pediatric surgeons at all stages of experience with interest in the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques in children.  This book will review the pediatric surgical disorders that are currently treatable with these techniques.  After a basic summary of the disorder, the preoperative evaluation and preparation is presented.  Each chapter focuses on a detailed discussion of the surgical procedure, inclusive of anesthesia, positioning, instrumentation, and materials.  Emphasis is placed on technique and tips for particularly challenging aspects of the operation.  A description of the expected postoperative course and common complications of each procedure follows.  The outcomes literature to include any advances since the original outcomes and expected future advances for the diagnosis and procedure is presented.  It provides a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field that will help guide patient management and stimulate investigative efforts.  All chapters are written by experts in their fields and include the most up to date scientific and clinical information.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Danielle S. Walsh
    • 1
  • Todd A. Ponsky
    • 2
  • Nicholas E. Bruns
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric SurgeryEast Carolina University Brody School of MedicineGreenvilleUSA
  2. 2.Northeast Ohio Medical College Division of Pediatric SurgeryAkron Children’s HospitalAkronUSA
  3. 3.Division of Pediatric SurgeryAkron Children’s HospitalAkronUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-43640-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-43642-5
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