Highly Commended, BMA Medical Book Awards 2014The seventh edition of the acclaimed text Operative Pediatric Surgery continues to provide a unique level of comprehensive detail on the full range of surgically treatable conditions presented in neonate and childhood as well as in utero. With an international list of authors, the chapters have been upd

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Section I: General

chapter 1|11 pages

Preoperative and Postoperative Management of the Neonate and Child

ByMatias Bruzoni, Craig T Albanese

chapter 2|9 pages

Pediatric Anesthesia

ByRobert Bingham, Marina George

chapter 3|4 pages

Operating Room Requirements and Special Consideration for Laparoscopic Surgery

ByHock Lim Tan, Nicholas Sy Chao

chapter 4|16 pages

Vascular Access

ByNiyi Ade-Ajayi, Derek Roebuck

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Section II: Head and Neck

chapter 5|5 pages


ByMarci M Lesperance

chapter 6|5 pages

Thyroglossal Cyst and Fistula

ByLewis Spitz, Paolo De Coppi

chapter 7|6 pages

Branchial Cysts, Sinuses, and Fistulas

ByJohn R Wesley

chapter 8|4 pages

External Angular Dermoid Cyst

ByPaul RV Johnson

chapter 9|5 pages

Sternocleidomastoid Torticollis

ByRonald B Hirschl

chapter 10|9 pages


ByC Martin Bailey, Joe Grainger

chapter 11|4 pages

Preauricular Sinus

ByPaul RV Johnson

part |2 pages

Section III: Endoscopy

chapter 12|5 pages


ByJoe Grainger, Ben Hartley

chapter 13|7 pages

Esophageal Dilatation

ByNiyi Ade-Ajayi

chapter 14|7 pages


ByRobert E Cilley, Peter W Dillon

chapter 15|9 pages


ByIan Sugarman, Jonathan Sutcliffe

part |2 pages

Section IV: Thoracic

chapter 16|12 pages

Thoracic Surgery: General Principles of Access

ByShaun M Kunisaki, James D Geiger

chapter 17|14 pages

Esophageal Atresia with and without Tracheoesophageal Fistula

ByLewis Spitz, Agostino Pierro

chapter 18|3 pages

Cervical Esophagostomy

ByLewis Spitz

chapter 19|5 pages

H-type Tracheoesophageal Fistula

ByLewis Spitz, Steven S Rothenberg

chapter 20|4 pages

Recurrent Tracheoesophageal Fistula

ByLewis Spitz

chapter 21|4 pages


ByEdward Kiely

chapter 22|6 pages

Esophageal Replacement with Colon

ByYann Révillon, Naziha Khen-Dunlop

chapter 23|11 pages

Gastric Replacement of the Esophagus

ByLewis Spitz, Agostino Pierro

chapter 24|4 pages

Jejunal interposition David C van der Zee

chapter 25|8 pages

Foker Technique

ByJohn Foker

chapter 26|9 pages

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

ByErica R Gross and Charles JH Stolar

chapter 27|7 pages

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

ByThomas Pranikoff, Ronald B Hirschl

chapter 28|5 pages

Eventration of the Diaphragm

ByRobert E Cilley

chapter 29|10 pages

Lung Surgery

BySaleem Islam, James D Geiger

chapter 30|8 pages


ByCasey M Calkins, Shawn D St Peter, and George W Holcomb III

chapter 31|8 pages


ByShaun M Kunisaki, Arnold G Coran, Daniel H Teitelbaum

chapter 32|12 pages

Mediastinal Masses

ByRobert C Shamberger

chapter 33|17 pages

Surgical Treatment of Chest Wall Deformities in Children

ByRobert C Shamberger, Michael J Goretsky, Donald Nuss

chapter 34|4 pages

Patent Ductus Arteriosus

ByNeil J Sherman, James E Stein

chapter 35|3 pages

Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy

ByEdward Kiely

chapter 36|6 pages


BySteven S Rothenberg

part |2 pages

Section V: Abdominal

chapter 38|9 pages


ByThomas R Weber

chapter 39|11 pages


ByMarshall Z Schwartz, Shaheen J Timmapuri

chapter 40|5 pages

Ergonomics, Heuristics, and Cognition in Laparoscopic Surgery

ByHock Lim Tan

chapter 42|15 pages

Nissen Fundoplication

ByLewis Spitz, Agostino Pierro

chapter 43|14 pages


ByLewis Spitz, Benno Ure

chapter 44|16 pages


ByMichael WL Gauderer

chapter 45|7 pages


ByNigel J Hall, Agostino Pierro

chapter 46|12 pages

Bariatric Surgery: Principles

BySean J Barnett, Thomas H Inge

chapter 47|8 pages


ByRobert E Cilley, Simon Clarke, Arnold G Coran

chapter 48|11 pages


ByJoe Curry, Bhanumathi Lakshminarayanan

chapter 49|11 pages

Congenital Atresia and Stenosis of the Intestine

ByAlastair JW Millar and Alp Numanoglu

chapter 50|12 pages

Meconium Ileus

ByFrederick J Rescorla, Jay L Grosfeld

chapter 51|13 pages

Vitellointestinal (Omphalomesenteric) Duct Anomalies

BySpencer W Beasley

chapter 52|11 pages

Duplications of the Alimentary Tract

ByStig Sømme, Jacob C Langer

chapter 53|9 pages


ByMelanie Hiorns, Joe Curry

chapter 54|9 pages

Appendectomy: Open and Laparoscopic Procedures

ByRisto J Rintala, Mikko P Pakarinen

chapter 55|11 pages

Necrotizing Enterocolitis

ByNigel J Hall, Agostino Pierro

chapter 58|5 pages

Laparoscopic Repair of Anorectal Malformations

ByJohn Boutros, Jacob C Langer

chapter 59|5 pages

Rectal Biopsies

ByAugusto Zani, Mark Davenport

chapter 60|11 pages

Malone procedure (antegrade continence enemas) – open and laparoscopic

ByPadraig SJ Malone and Munther Haddad

chapter 61|22 pages

Hirschsprung Disease

ByDaniel H Teitelbaum, Arnold G Coran

chapter 62|17 pages

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

ByDaniel H Teitelbaum, Arnold G Coran

chapter 63|3 pages

Rectal Polyps

ByJoseph L Lelli Jr

chapter 64|6 pages

Anal Fissure and Anal Fistula

ByPaolo De Coppi

chapter 65|7 pages

Rectal Prolapse

ByPaolo De Coppi

chapter 66|13 pages

Colostomy: Formation and Closure

ByJoe Curry

chapter 67|11 pages

Bowel-lengthening Procedures

ByAdrian Bianchi, Tom Jaksic, Kristina M Potanos

chapter 68|9 pages

Portal Hypertension

ByJonathan P Roach, Frederick M Karrer

chapter 69|7 pages


ByBayani B Tecson, Hock Lim Tan

chapter 70|12 pages

Surgery for Biliary Atresia

ByMark Davenport, Atsuyuki Yamataka

chapter 71|11 pages

Choledochal Cysts

ByNguyen Thanh Liem, Mark D Stringer, Hock Lim Tan

chapter 72|7 pages


ByMarcus Jarboe, James Geiger

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Section VI: Tumors

chapter 74|6 pages

Wilms’ Tumor

ByPedro-Jose Lopez, Peter Cuckow

chapter 75|9 pages


ByEdward Kiely

chapter 77|8 pages

Sacrococcygeal Teratoma

ByAgostino Pierro, Miguel Guelfand

part |2 pages

Section VII: Endocrine

chapter 79|10 pages

Pancreatic Resection

ByLewis Spitz, Agostino Pierro

chapter 80|11 pages


ByPeter Kim, Emily Christison-Lagay

part |2 pages

Section VIII: Urology

chapter 81|6 pages


ByJohn M Park

chapter 83|17 pages

Nephrectomy and Partial Nephrectomy

ByImran Mushtaq

chapter 84|17 pages

Vesicoureteric Reflux

ByDelphine Demède, Michel François, Pierre Mouriquand, Prem Puri

chapter 85|10 pages

Ureteric Duplication

ByGarrett D Pohlman, Duncan T Wilcox

chapter 86|17 pages

Urinary Diversion in Children

ByPrasad Godbole, Duncan T Wilcox

chapter 87|9 pages

Renal Calculi

ByNaima Smeulders

chapter 88|7 pages

Posterior urethral valve Ian A Aaronson

chapter 89|10 pages


ByMarcus D Jarboe, Ronald B Hirschl

chapter 90|19 pages

Hypospadias John M Park and David A Bloom

chapter 91|10 pages


ByJohn M Hutson

chapter 92|5 pages

Testicular Torsion

BySu-Anna M Boddy and Feilim L Murphy

chapter 93|9 pages

Circumcision, Meatotomy, and Meatoplasty

ByImran Mushtaq

chapter 94|5 pages


ByHock Lim Tan, Joselito Tantoco

chapter 95|25 pages

Bladder Exstrophy Closure and Epispadias

ByPeter Cuckow, Pedro-José Lopez

chapter 96|22 pages

Surgical Treatment of Disorders of Sexual Development

ByRafael V Pieretti, Patricia K Donahoe

chapter 97|6 pages

Ovarian cyst and tumors

ByBryan J Dicken, Deborah F Billmire

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Section IX: Neural Tube Defects

chapter 98|10 pages


ByKarin M Muraszko, Shawn L Hervey-Jumper

chapter 99|10 pages

Ventricular Shunting Procedure

ByDominic NP Thompson and Jessica Ternier

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Section X: Trauma

chapter 100|5 pages

Soft Tissue Trauma

ByMichael E Höllwarth

chapter 101|8 pages

Thermal Injuries

ByHeinz Rode, David M Heimbach

chapter 102|6 pages

Thoracic Injuries

ByMichael E Höllwarth

chapter 103|13 pages

Abdominal Trauma

BySteven Stylianos, Mark V Mazziotti

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Section XI: Special Section

chapter 104|6 pages

Vascular Anomalies

BySteven J Fishman

chapter 105|8 pages

Fetal Surgery

ByAlan Flake

chapter 106|7 pages

Kidney Transplantation

ByJohn Magee

chapter 108|9 pages

Small Bowel Transplantation

ByKishore Iyer

chapter 109|12 pages

Interventional Radiology

ByDerek J Roebuck

chapter 110|7 pages

Exposure for Spinal Surgery

BySteven W Bruch, James D Geiger

chapter 111|7 pages

Conjoined Twins

ByLewis Spitz, Edward Kiely, Agostino Pierro