A comprehensive but concise textbook focused on surgical procedures, established for over 30 years as a must-have surgical reference for resident and practicing urologists. Chapters are heavily illustrated and progress from Diagnosis to Indications for Surgery, to brief sections on Alternative Therapies, and then to detailed sections on surgical technique before closing with a discussion of outcomes as found in the literature. Each section will open with a thoroughly illustrated description of relevant anatomy.
Key Features:Each chapter takes you logically from diagnosis, indications for surgery, and alternative therapies, through detailed descriptions of surgical technique, and finally outcomes as described in the literature.Comprehensive, authoritative coverage includes all current operative procedures for each region of the genitourinary tract, including laparoscopic procedures, robotic surgery, nanotechnology, procedures to cure or alleviate incontinence, and much more.More than 1,300 high-quality illustrations help you visualize every important aspect of surgery, including more intraoperative photos and thoroughly illustrated descriptions of relevant anatomy that open every chapter.Concise, tightly formatted chapters ensure that you can find the information you need quickly.Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like:Complete content with enhanced navigationPowerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the webCross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigationHighlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the textAbility to take and share notes with friends and colleaguesQuick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Number of pages: 992
Weight: 2744 g
Dimensions: 276 x 213 mm
Edition: 8th edition
'present a detailed description of open, laparoscopic, and robotic urologic surgery techniques with a picture atlas of steps necessary with brief reviews of indications and outcomes.'
'an excellent compilation of surgical techniques'
'updates the new minimally invasive surgical techniques that have been developed since the previous edition'
Weighted Numerical Score: 91 - 4 Stars!
-Doodys Publishers' Club, December 4, 2015
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