Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of the popular gynaecology reference, "Operative Gynecology", includes comprehensive coverage of current technologies such as: laser procedures techniques in tubal surgery; and surgical aspects of reproductive technologies. Organized according to the conventional division of benign gynecology, reproductive endocrinology, and gynecologic oncology, this edition contains even more clear illustrations and detailed photographs of operative procedures.
CONTENTS: I. History and Embryology/Anatomy History of Gynecologic Surgery Embryology and Anatomy of the Female Pelvis CPT Coding Essentials of Coding for Benign Gynecologic Oncology CPT Coding: Infertility Surgery CPT Coding: Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery II. Ethics, Informed Consent, and Risk Management Ethical Issues in Gynecology Professional Liability and Risk Management Preoperative Care Postoperative Care: Endoscopic Surgery Postoperative Care: Major Benign and Radical Surgery Postoperative Infections Hemorrhage, Blood Component Therapy, and Shock IV. Instrumentation Instruments for Gynecologic Surgery Laparoscopic Instrumentation Special Instrumentation for Reproductive Surgery; Power Sources V. Basic Principles of Gynecologic Surgery Opening and Closing the Abdomen and Wound Healing Prevention of Adhesions VI. The lower Female Genital Tract: Vulva, Vagina, Urethra and Cervix Surgery for Benign Vulva, Vagina, and Urethral Diseases Surgery for Malignant Tumors of the Vulva Surgery for Cancer of the Vagina Preinvasive Squamous Lesions of the Female Lower Genital Tract (incl. Conization) Radical Hysterectomy with Pelvic Lymphadenectomy Vaginal Radical Hysterectomy Surgical Therapy for Recurrent Cervical Cancer: Pelvic Exenteration Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery (URPS) Current Pathophysiology of URPS Preoperative Evaluation of Primary Pelvic Floor Disorders Surgical Management of Genuine Stress Incontinence Surgical Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse Diagnosis and Management of Genitourinary Fistula Surgical Treatment of Fecal Incontinence and Rectovaginal Fistula Assessment of Outcomes in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Preoperative Evaluation of Recurrent Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvis Lower Urinary Tract Safety During Gynecologic Surgery The Uterine Corpus Clinical Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Indications for and Description of Dilation and Curretage Abortion Abdominal and Vaginal Hysterectomy Laparoscopically Assisted Hysterectomy Uterine Surgery Surgery for Malignant Tumors of the Uterine Corpus The Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Tracts The Appendix Gastrointestinal Surgery for Gynecologic Cancer Urologic Surgery for Gynecologic Cancer The Fallopian Tube Surgery for Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Tubal Surgery: Distal Fallopian Tube Tubal Sterilization Surgery for Ectopic Pregnancy Ovarian Surgery (combine chs on Gyn Endoscopy and Adnexal Surgery) Ovarian Cancer Risk and Prophylactic Oophorectomy Surgery for Ovarian Cancer Miscellaneous Gynecologic Surgery Assisted Reproductive Technology Surgery for Endometriosis Operative Procedures for the Breast Reconstructive Surgery in Gynecologic Oncology Laparoscopic Lymphadenectomy in Gynecologic Oncology Operative Obstetrics Episiotomy The Incompetent Cervix and Cervical Cerclage Surgery in the Pregnant Patient (including complications)