Pediatric Surgery

'Pediatric Surgery, Diagnosis and Management' features contributions by leading experts in pediatric surgery and pediatric urology who have unique experience in their respective fields. The text provides detailed practical advice on the diagnosis and management of congenital and acquired c...

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Main Author: Puri, Prem
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Höllwarth, Michael
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009, 2009
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Epidemiology of Congential Malformations
  • Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Malformations
  • Transport of the Surgical Neonate
  • Preoperative Assessment and Vascular Access
  • Anaesthesia and Analgesia
  • Postoperative Management
  • Sepsis
  • Nutrition
  • Haematological Problems
  • Genetics in Pediatric Surgical Practice
  • Ethical Considerations in Pediatric Surgery
  • Principles of Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Transplantation
  • Part II Trauma: Birth Trauma
  • Thoracic Trauma in Children
  • Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma
  • Head Injuries in Children
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Maxillofacial Injuries
  • Burns
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Physical Child Abuse
  • Part II Head and Neck: Choanal Atresia
  • Thyroglossal and Branchial Cysts
  • Tracheostomy
  • Miscellaneous Conditions of Head and Neck
  • Part IV Chest: Chest Wall Deformities
  • Breast Lesions
  • Airway Malformations
  • Mediastinal Masses
  • Pulmonary Air Leaks
  • Esophageal Atresia and Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula
  • Gastro-Esophagel Reflux
  • Achalasia
  • Esophagel Perforations and Caustic Esophageal Injury
  • Part VI Gastrointestinal: Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
  • Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy
  • Duodenal Obstruction
  • Malrotation
  • Intestinal Atresia and Stenosis
  • Meconium Ileus and Meconium Peritonitis
  • Neonatal Ascites
  • Duplications of the Alimentary Tract
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  • Constipation
  • Hirschsprung's Disease and Variants
  • Anorectal Anomalies
  • Appendicitits
  • Intussusception
  • Omphalomesenteric Duct Remnants
  • Hernias
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Helicobacter Pylori Infection of the Stomach and Peptic Ulcer
  • Part VII Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas: Biliary Atresia
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Hemangiomas and Vascular Malformations
  • Congential Nevi
  • Cystic Hygroma
  • Teratomas
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Wilm's Tumor
  • Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • Hepatic Tumors
  • Lymphomas
  • Ovarian Tumors
  • Testicular Tumors
  • Part X Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus: Spina Bifida and Encephalocele
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Dermal Sinus and Thethered Cord
  • Part XI Gentiourinary: Urinary Tract Infection
  • Imaging of the Renal Tract in Infants and Children
  • Management of the Renal Tract in Infants and Children
  • Management of Antenatally Detected Hydronephrosis
  • Upper Urinary Tract Obstructions
  • Duplication Anomalies
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Poterior Urethral Valves
  • Neuropathic Bladder
  • Hydrometrocolpus
  • Gynecological conditions in Childhood
  • Genital Trauma and Sexual Abuse
  • Index.