Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery

Edited by James Harrison, Kunal Kulkarni, Mohamed Baguneid and Bernard Prendergast

in Oxford Handbook of Key Clinical Evidence

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2009 | ISBN: 9780199234073
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598830 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery

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Introduction - Gastro-oesophagealGastro-oesophageal reflux: medical vs surgical management - Gastro-oesophageal reflux: type of anti-reflux surgery - Oesophageal cancer: neoadjuvant chemotherapy - Gastro-oesophageal cancer: peri-operative chemotherapy - Gastric cancer: D1 vs D2 resection - Hepato-biliaryCholecystectomy: type of surgery - Cholecystectomy: timing of surgery - Acute gallstone pancreatitis: endoscopic treatment - Acute pancreatitis: prophylactic antibiotics - Pancreatic cancer: adjuvant therapy - ColorectalColorectal cancer: screening - Colorectal cancer: open vs laparoscopic surgery - Colorectal cancer: anti-angiogenic treatment - Rectal cancer: total mesorectal excision - Rectal cancer: neoadjuvant radiotherapy - AnalAnal fissure: non-surgical management - HerniaHernia repair: type of surgery - Post-operative carePost-operative nutrition

Chapter.  10746 words. 

Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology

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