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Complications of gastrointestinal surgery

Edited by David Leaper and Iain Whitaker

in Post-operative Complications

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199546268
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726071 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199546268.003.09

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Complications of gastrointestinal surgery

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General principles - Assessment of the post-operative abdomen - Investigations - Post-operative pyrexia – investigation and management - Management of bleeding - Paralytic ileus - Nutritional support - Anastomotic leak - Management of the open abdomen - Enterocutaneous fistula - Short bowel syndrome - Adhesions - Enteric infections - Surgical site infection (SSI) - Burst abdomen - Abdominal compartment syndrome - Complications of laparoscopic surgery - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Oesophagectomy - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Fundoplication - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Gastrectomy - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Oesophagogastroduodenoscopy (OGD) - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Cholecystectomy (laparoscopic) - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Pancreatectomy - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Small bowel resection - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Colonoscopy - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Intestinal stomas - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Right hemicolectomy/ileocaecal resection - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Left hemicolectomy/sigmoid colectomy - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Anterior resection - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Abdomino-perineal resection - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Proctectomy - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Ileo-anal pouch - Specific operations – indications, complications, alternatives : Haemorrhoidectomy

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Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

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