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Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical Practice

In recent years, significant progress in colorectal surgery has been made which includes laparoscopic techniques, pre-operative management, emergency colorectal surgery, fast track multimodal recovery, management of complex wound problems and colorectal cancer follow-up. "Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical Practice" aims to bridge the gap between the journal article and the traditional textbook in these areas.

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Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical PracticeEdited by Yik- Hong Ho

Published: March 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1461

ISBN: 978-953-51-0257-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6886-7

Copyright year: 2012

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32829 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. Preoperative Preparation in Colorectal Surgery

By Arne-Christian Mohn


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2. Postoperative Ileus in Elective Colorectal Surgery: Management Strategies

By J. Ahmed, S. Mehmood and J. MacFie


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3. Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer: Approaches, Challenges and Outcome

By Emad H. Aly


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4. Emergency Surgery for Colorectal Cancer Complications: Obstruction, Perforation, Bleeding

By Gelu Osian


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5. Surveillance and Characteristics of Recurrence After Curative Resection for Colorectal Cancer

By Hirotoshi Kobayashi and Kenichi Sugihara


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6. Difficult Infected Wound After Colorectal Surgery

By Prem Rathore


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