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Pediatric Thoracic Surgery

Lima, Mario (eBook - 2013)
Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
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The recent widespread application of minimally invasive techniques has had a profound impact on the diagnosis and therapy of thoracic disorders, including in the pediatric age group. This book is intended as a practical guide to the current approaches in pediatric thoracic surgery. Up-to-date information is provided on the surgical techniques employed for diagnosis and therapy in a wide range of congenital and acquired thoracic pathologies from the prenatal age to adolescence. Among the disorders considered in detail are cystic malformations of the lung, chest wall deformities, diaphragmatic h
Authors: Lima, Mario
Title: Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
[electronic resource]
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (429 p.)
Notes: Description based upon print version of record
Contents: 9.1.3 Treatment
7.4 Clinical Features of Esophageal Disease7.4.1 Foreign Bodies in the Esophagus; 7.4.2 Caustic Ingestion; 7.4.3 Gastroesophageal Reflux (GER); 7.4.4 EE; 7.4.5 Esophageal Varices; 7.4.6 Dilation; 7.4.7 EUS; References; 8 Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Embryology; 8.3 Epidemiology; 8.4 Associated Anomalies; 8.5 Anatomy; 8.6 Presentation and Diagnosis; 8.7 Treatment; 8.8 Special Situations; 8.9 Complications; 8.10 Outcome; References; 9 Esophageal Malformations; 9.1 Laryngotracheoesophageal Clefts (LCs); 9.1.1 Presentation; 9.1.2 Diagnosis
5 Operative Approaches to the Thorax5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Lateral or Posterolateral Thoracotomy; 5.3 Anterior Thoracotomy(Chamberlain Procedure); 5.4 Median Sternotomy; Suggested Reading; 6 Thoracoscopy; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Indications; 6.3 Preoperative Work-up; 6.4 Anesthetic Considerations; 6.5 Patient Positioning; 6.6 Trocar Placement; 6.7 Instrumentation; 6.8 Postoperative Care; 6.9 Conclusions; References; Part II Esophagus; 7 Diagnostic Techniquesin the Esophagus; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Preparation and Technique of Endoscopy; 7.3 Indications for Upper GI Endoscopy
3.1 Introduction3.2 Radiography; 3.3 US; 3.4 CT; 3.5 MRI; References; 4 Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Anatomical and Physiological Characteristics of the Respiratory System in Neonates, Infants and Children; 4.3 Preoperative Evaluation; 4.4 Pathophysiological Considerations; 4.5 Anesthesiological Approach; 4.5.1 Monitoring; 4.5.2 Anesthetic Management; 4.5.3 One-lung Intubation; 4.5.4 Intraoperative Ventilation; 4.5.5 Thoracoscopic Implications; 4.5.6 Anesthetic Agents; 4.5.7 Locoregional Anesthesia; 4.6 Postoperative Intensive Care; References
1.15 Great Veins1.16 Azygos System; 1.17 Phrenic Nerves; 1.18 Vagi; 1.19 Thoracic Sympathetic Chain; 1.20 Trachea; 1.22 Lungs: General Points; 1.23 Bronchi and Bronchopulmonary Segments; 1.23.1 Right Upper Lobe; 1.23.2 Right Middle Lobe; 1.23.3 Right Lower Lobe; 1.23.4 Left Upper Lobe; 1.23.5 Left Lower Lobe; References; Further Reading; 2 Prenatal Diagnosis of Thoracic Anomalies; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Hyperechogenic and Cystic Lungs; 2.2.1 CCAMs; 2.2.2 LS; 2.2.3 CSE; 2.2.4 CHAOS; 2.3 Pleural Effusions; 2.4 Diaphragmatic Hernia; 2.5 Conclusions; References; 3 Imaging of the Thorax
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Preface; Table of Contents; Contributors; Part I General Aspects; 1 Anatomy of the Thorax; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Superficial Muscles of the Chest Wall; 1.3 Thoracic Cage; 1.3.1 Ribs; 1.3.2 Sternum; 1.3.3 Costal Cartilage; 1.3.3.1 Joints of the Thoracic Cage; 1.4 Intercostal Space; 1.5 Arterial Supply and Venous Drainage of the Chest Wall; 1.6 Lymphatic Drainage of the Chest Wall; 1.7 Nerves of the Chest Wall; 1.8 Fascial Structures; 1.9 Diaphragm; 1.10 Mediastinum; 1.11 Esophagus; 1.12 Main Lymphatic Vessels; 1.13 Thymus Gland; 1.14 Thoracic Aorta
Summary: The recent widespread application of minimally invasive techniques has had a profound impact on the diagnosis and therapy of thoracic disorders, including in the pediatric age group. This book is intended as a practical guide to the current approaches in pediatric thoracic surgery. Up-to-date information is provided on the surgical techniques employed for diagnosis and therapy in a wide range of congenital and acquired thoracic pathologies from the prenatal age to adolescence. Among the disorders considered in detail are cystic malformations of the lung, chest wall deformities, diaphragmatic h
Additional Contributors: Ebook Library
ISBN: 9788847052024
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Subject Headings: Thoracic diseases -- Surgery Children -- Surgery Chest -- Surgery
Genre/Form: Electronic books
Topical Term: Thoracic diseases -- Surgery
Children -- Surgery
Chest -- Surgery
Additional Physical Form Entry: Print version: Lima, Mario Pediatric Thoracic Surgery Dordrecht : Springer,c2013 9788847052017
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