Exceptional, step-by-step illustrations and descriptions provide crystal-clear guidance on the most commonly performed vascular surgical procedures. The new 2nd Edition of this well-respected title features comprehensive updates throughout to reflect the newest advances, particularly the explosion in endovascular surgery. In addition, new section introductions summarize indications, preoperative diagnostic testing, and complications at a glance.
"A technical handbook that students of vascular surgery, be they house officers, general surgeons, or established vascular surgeons, will find helpful in their daily practice of the craft of vascular surgery…An excellent basic surgical atlas…Worth the investment and should be included in the vascular surgeon's library."—Archives of Surgery
· A completely new section on endovascular surgery describes how to perform today's full range of minimally invasive procedures. · New section introductions present information on diagnosis, indications, and complications—particularly useful to surgeons who are practicing in a managed care environment. · Updated discussions of traditional procedures reflect the results of the newest research in the field.
New to this Edition
375 outstanding illustrations—including intraoperative photos as well as crisp drawings by a skilled medical illustrator—make the most important steps of every technique easy to understand and reproduce.