Holcomb and Ashcraft’s Pediatric Surgery (7th Edition)

Download Holcomb and Ashcraft’s Pediatric Surgery (7th Edition) written by George W. Holcomb, J. Patrick Murphy, Shawn D. St.Peter in PDF format. This book is under the category Medicine and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 323549403/9780323549400. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.


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George W. Holcomb, J. Patrick Murphy, Shawn D. St.Peter


Elsevier; 7th Edition




1291 pages









Book Description

Known for its portability; readability and global perspectives; Holcomb and Ashcraft’s Pediatric Surgery; 7th Edition; (PDF) remains the most comprehensive; latest; single-volume textbook in its field. As technique and technology continue to evolve; the 7th Edition offers state-of-the-art coverage—both on video and in print—of the full range of general surgical and urological problem print in teenagers; infants; and children; equipping you to achieve optimal outcomes for every patient.

    • Features over 1;000 high-quality images depicting the visual nuances of surgery for the full range of urologic and pediatric conditions you’re likely to see.
    • Offers authoritative; practical coverage to help you implement today’s best evidence-based open and minimally invasive techniques; with guidance from internationally recognized professionals in the field.
    • Delivers complete updates throughout including the latest advances in managing Inguinal Hernias and Hydroceles; Hirschsprung Disease; Imperforate Anus and Cloacal Malformations; Duodenal and Intestinal Atresia and Stenosis; Esophageal Atresia; and more.

NOTE: The product only includes the ebook; Holcomb and Ashcraft’s Pediatric Surgery; 7th Edition in PDF. No access codes are included.

Table of contents

Table of contents :
Section I: General. Physiology of the newborn —
Nutritional support for the pediatric patient —
Anesthetic considerations for pediatric surgical conditions —
Renal impairment and renovascular hypertension —
Coagulopathies and sickle cell disease —
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation —
Mechanical ventilation in pediatric surgical disease —
Vascular access —
Surgical infectious disease —
Fetal therapy —
Section II: Trauma. Ingestion of foreign bodies —
Bites —
Burns —
Early assessment and management of trauma —
Thoracic trauma —
Abdominal and renal trauma —
Head injury and facial trauma —
Pediatric orthopedic trauma —
Neurosurgical conditions —
Section III: Thoracic. Chest wall deformities —
Management of laryngotracheal obstruction in children —
Congenital bronchopulmonary malformations —
Acquired lesions of the lung and pleura —
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia and eventration —
Mediastinal tumors —
The esophagus —
Esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula malformations —
Section IV: Abdomen. Gastroesophageal reflux —
Lesions of the stomach —
Duodenal and intestinal atresia and stenosis —
Malrotation —
Meconium disease —
Necrotizing enterocolitis —
Hirschsprung disease —
Anorectal atresia and cloacal malformations —
Fecal incontinence and constipation —
Acquired anorectal disorders —
Intussusception —
Alimentary tract duplications —
Meckel diverticulum —
Inflammatory bowel disease —
Appendicitis —
Biliary atresia —
Choledochal cyst and gallbladder disease —
Solid organ transplantation in children —
Lesions of the pancreas —
Splenic conditions —
Congenital abdominal wall defects – gastroschisis and omphalocele —
Umbilical and other abdominal wall hernias —
Section V: Inguinal region and scrotum. Inguinal hernia —
Undescended testes and testicular tumors —
The acute scrotum —
Section VI: Urology. Developmental and positional anomalies of the kidneys —
Ureteral obstruction and malformations —
Urinary tract infections and vesicoureteral reflux —
Bladder and urethra —
Posterior urethral valves —
Bladder and cloacal exstrophy —
Hypospadias —
Circumcision —
Prune belly syndrome —
Differences of sexual development —
Section VII: Neoplasms. Principles of adjuvant therapy in childhood cancer —
Renal tumors —
Neuroblastoma —
Lesions of the liver —
Teratomas, dermoids, and other soft tissue tumors —
Lymphomas —
Rhabdomyosarcoma —
Section VIII: Skin and soft tissue diseases. Nevus and melanoma —
Vascular anomalies —
Head and neck sinuses and masses —
Section IX: Special topics. Pediatric and adolescent gynecology —
Breast diseases —
Endocrine disorders and tumors —
Bariatric surgical procedures in adolescence


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