This comprehensive book provides the reader a perspective of the current evidence-based management of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. It covers sections on benign surgery for IBD, diverticulitis, rectal prolapse, etc. along with the procedures for colon and rectal cancers, including laparoscopic TME. The accompanying videos complement the text imparting specific operative skills of exposure, retraction, countertraction, dissection, vascular control, hemostasis, laparoscopic Stapling, anastomosis, specimen extraction, and stoma formation. This book aims to help surgeons to learn, standardize, practice, and master the complex skills of Laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
Provides step-by-step solutions to the difficulties encountered by beginners by covering a section on bugbears.
Caters to General, GI, Oncology, and Colorectal surgeons who have adequate basic laparoscopic skills and have already been doing some advanced laparoscopic surgery in form of laparoscopic Upper GI and bowel surgery and would want to start laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
Covers a section on Robotic and single incision laparoscopic surgery providing contemporary knowledge in this emerging field, whereas a section on trans-anal surgery provides a futuristic dimension to this field.