Atlas of Advanced Operative Surgery,
Edition 1 Expert Consult - Online and Print
By Vijay P. Khatri, MBChB, MBA, FACS

Publication Date: 05 Nov 2012

Advance your surgical expertise with Atlas of Advanced Operative Surgery! This new resource picks up where other surgical references leave off, providing highly visual, step-by-step guidance on more than 100 advanced and complex procedures in both general and subspecialty areas.

Key Features

  • Visualize every procedure thanks to more than 1,000 illustrations, most in full color - including intraoperative photos, beautifully illustrated color drawings that highlight the relevant anatomy and techniques in specific surgeries, and radiologic images that help you identify variations in anatomy prior to surgery.
  • Grasp each procedure and review key steps quickly with a consistent, highly focused, bulleted format.
  • See the advantages and disadvantages of variations in technique with a Pro/Con section written by expert surgeons.
  • Focus on the advanced practice skills that are of particular value to those poised to begin practice, as well as surgeons who are already in practice.
  • Benefit from the masterful guidance of Dr. Vijay Khatri, a respected expert and experienced mentor of trainees, junior faculty, and community surgeons.
  • Learn new procedures or refresh your memory on operative details prior to surgery with an easy-to-follow, step-by-step format: pre-operative preparation, operative technique, position, incision, main dissection, closure, alternative technical approaches (with pros/cons), and post-operative care.
  • Access the complete contents of Atlas of Advanced Operative Surgery online, fully searchable, at
About the author
By Vijay P. Khatri, MBChB, MBA, FACS, Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Table of Contents

Section I Head and Neck

1 Radical Neck Dissection

2 Modified Neck Dissection

3 Superficial Parotidectomy

4 Excision of Submandibular Gland and Submandibular Triangle Dissection

Section II Thoracic

5Radical Pneumonectomy

6 Resection of Pulmonary Metastases

7 Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy

8 Thoracoscopic Lung Biopsy

9 Lung Volume Reduction Surgery

10 Chest Wall Resection/Reconstruction

Section III Esophagus

11 Radical Esophagectomy with 2/3-Field Lymphadenectomy

12 Transhiatal Esophagectomy Via Laparoscopy and Transmediastinal Endodissection

13 Laparothoracoscopic Esophagectomy

14 Esophagectomy by Thoracoscopy In Prone Position Followed By Laparoscopy and Cervicotomy

15 Esophageal Reconstruction with Colonic Interposition

16 Operative Approach to Zenker’s Diverticulum

17 Transthoracic Fundoplication: Belsey Fundoplication

18 Laparoscopic Approach for Achalasia and Epiphrenic Diverticulum

Section IV Stomach/Small Intestine

19 Total Gastrectomy with D2 Lymph Node Dissection

20 Laparoscopy-Assisted Distal Gastrectomy with Lymphadenectomy

21 Laparoscopic Vagotomy and Seromyotomy with Antrectomy

22 Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery

23 Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding

24 Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve Resection With Duodenal Switch

25 Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication

26 Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair

Section V Pancreas

27 Pancreaticoduodenectomy With Or Without Distal Gastrectomy and Radical Lymphadenectomy

28 Pancreaticoduodenectomy With Superior Mesentericoportal Venous Resection

29 Distal Subtotal Pancreatectomy with and without Spleen Preservation

30 Total Pancreatectomy

31 Central Pancreatectomy

32 Extended Pancreatectomy With Resection of The Celiac Axis (Appleby Operation)

33 Beger and Frey Procedure For Chronic Pancreatitis

34 Laparoscopic Pancreatic Pseudocyst Drainage

Section VI Spleen

35 Laparoscopic Splenectomy

Section VII Hepatobilliary

36 Right and Left Trisectionectomies

37 Resection of the Caudate Lobe

38 Hepatectomy with Inferior Vena Cava Resection and Reconstruction

39 Transverse Hepatectomy

40 Mesohepatectomy

41 Liver Segmentectomies

42 Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump Placement

43 Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma

44 Radical Cholecystectomy / Liver Bed Resection With Regional Lymph Node Dissection

45 Laparoscopic Approach to Hepatic Cysts

46 Resection of Congenital Bile Duct Cysts

47 Laparoscopic Left Lateral Hepatic Lobectomy

48 Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration

49 Laparoscopic Radiofrequency Ablation of Liver Tumors

50 Variceal Decompression: Distal Splenorenal, Portocaval, and Mesocaval Shunts

51 Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Cholecystectomy

52 Insertion of the Denver Periteneo-Venous Shunt

Section VIII Colorectal

53 Restorative Proctocolectomy With J-Pouch Ileoanal Anastomosis

54 Total Mesorectal Excision With Colonic J Pouch Colo-Anal Reconstruction For Rectal Cancer

55 Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum

56 Total Pelvic Exenteration with Distal Sacrectomy for Fixed Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer

57 Pelvic Exeneration: Total/Anterior/Posterior

58 Laparoscopic Rectopexy for Rectal Prolapse

59 Laparoscopic Colon Resection (Right, Left, Sigmoid)

60 Surgical Procedures for Peritoneal Surface Malignancy

Section IX Lymph Node Dissections

61 Radical Superficial and Deep Groin Dissection

62 Popliteal Lymph Node Dissection

63 Radical Axillary Dissection

64 Composite Axillary and Supraclavicular Lymph Node Dissection

Section X Radical Amputations

65 Forequarter Amputation

66 Hip Disarticulation

Section XI Endocrine Surgery

67 Total Thyroidectomy With Central Neck Dissection

68 Revision Parathyroidectomy

69 Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy (Right and Left)

70 Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy

71 Videothoracoscopic Thymectomy

Section XII Urology

72 Radical Nephrectomy With Inferior Vena Cava Tumor Thrombectomy

73 Radical Cystectomy

74 Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection for Low Stage Nonseminomatous Testis Cancer

75 Laparoscopic Nephrectomy

Section XIII Gynecology

76 Nerve Sparing Radical Abdominal Hysterectomy with Regional Lymphadenectomy

77 Radical Vulvectomy with Groin Dissection

78 Surgical Staging of Ovarian Cancer

Section XIV Breast

79 Nipple Areola Sparing Mastectomy

80 Skin Sparing Mastectomy and Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Section XV Hernia

81 Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair

82 Preperitoneal Repair of Recurrent Hernia with Giant Prosthesis (Stoppa Repair)

83 Laparoscopic Transabdominal Preperitoneal (TAPP) Repair of Inguinofemoral Hernia

Section XVI Soft Tissue/Bone Resection

84 Anterior Thigh Tumor Resection

85 Posterior Thigh Tumor Resection

86 Resection of Flexor Fossa (Axilla and Groin) Sarcoma

87 Scapular Resections

88 Tikhoff-Linberg Procedure and Modifications for Shoulder Girdle Resections

89 Total and Subtotal Sacrectomy for En Bloc Resections of Primary Tumors of the Sacrum

90 Abdomino-inguinal Incision for Resection of Pelvic Tumors

91 External Hemipelvectomy

92 Total Internal Hemipelvectomy

Section XVII Vascular Surgery

93 Carotid Endarterectomy/Stent Placement

94 Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

95 Laparoscopic Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

96 Axillofemoral Bypass

97 Renal Artery Revascularization

98 Celiac and Mesenteric Artery Revascularization

99 Thoracoscopic First Rib Resection for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

100 Fem-Distal (Peroneal/Doralis Pedis) Bypass For Occlusive Disease

Book Reviews
"I would highly recommend this to senior residents embarking on the final years of residency. Surgical fellows in many disciplines also would find it worthy: oncology, laparoscopy, and vascular surgery. Junior and senior faculty will find this a welcome resource."- Neal Wilkinson, MD (Roswell Park Cancer Institute) 4 star Doody rating!
Book details
ISBN: 9781416041092
Page Count: 816
Retail Price : £173.00