More than fifty full-time urological clinicians and surgeons from the internationally acclaimed Cleveland Clinic Glickman Urological Institute describe the most common as well as the most innovative urological procedures from the standpoint of the state-of-the-art, as it is practiced at one of the world's top institutions. Their comprehensive atlas of urological surgery offers a unique marriage of informative text with superb illustrations to provide detailed, step-by-step descriptions of all the regularly performed inpatient and outpatient urological operations, including newer approaches, such as laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery. Highlights include robotic and laparoscopic prostatectomy, open and lapaoscopic partial nephrectomy, renal transplantation, the male sling, and minimally invasive treatments for urological conditions.
Publisher: Humana Press Inc.
Number of pages: 552
Weight: 1417 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 29 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2006
"...a thorough examination of all of the innovative surgical procedures that have changed the face of urology in the last 10 years, as well as those operations considered the gold standard for treatment." -Journal of Urology
"...an excellent addition to the library of any resident or practicing physician because of its illustrations and clear descriptions." -Journal of Urology