This book provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of
minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery, specifically for the
medical internist. Organized by organ system, the text reviews
the pathophysiology, workup, treatment, and surgical options for
diseases inherent to gastrointestinal surgery. The book also
focuses on when and who to refer to for consultation by a
minimally invasive surgeon, as well as what to expect in the... more...