|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing|
|No. of Units:||1|
|No. of Pages:||1,237|
. From one of the largest thoracic surgery practices and training programs in North America. Covers the entire range of thoracic surgical techniques and management, along with crucial preoperative evaluation, staging, and postoperative strategies . 600 illustrations commissioned especially for this book. A timely focus on the trend toward minimally invasive, endoscopic, and robotic techniques. Non-surgical management chapters emphasize how to successfully manage specific clinical situations. Insightful overviews of topics related to particular surgical procedures are presented, including survival rates, indications, patient characteristics, and technical and oncological principles . Emphasizes thebasic tenets of thoracic surgery and chest disease, making it ideal for board review and recertification. .