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ACS Multimedia Atlas of Surgery: Hernia Surgery Volume
Editors: Horacio J. Asbun, MD, FACS; Steven D. Schwaitzberg, MD, FACS
Product Details
Product ID: ACSV3
Year Produced: 2012
Pages: 256
Dimensions: 8.75x11.15 in
ISBN: 978-0-9846699-1-2

The American College of Surgeons Division of Education and Ciné-Med have developed the interactive Multimedia Atlas of Surgery: Hernia Surgery Volume.

A comprehensive atlas style text, this volume includes 28 chapters presenting hernia repair techniques using open and laparoscopic methods. Expert surgeons provide detailed, step-by-step instruction using a combination of video, illustration, and intraoperative photos to clarify specific points of the procedure.

The text opens with an illustrated outline of the hernia anatomy and a chapter on early history of hernia in a discussion on Edoardo Bassini's operative technique. The balance of the text addresses specific types of hernias and relevant repair techniques as outlined below. It also includes an anatomy quiz for laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair.

Repair Techniques:

  • Lichtenstein Tension-Free
  • Plug Mesh
  • Shouldice
  • Kugel Preperitoneal
  • Transabdominal Preperitoneal Approach (TAPP)
  • Totally Extraperitoneal Approach (TEP)
  • Open and Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Hernia Types:

  • Inguinal
  • Umbilical
  • Ventral
  • Retrorectus
  • Lumbar
  • Parastomal
  • Spigelian
  • Obturator

Individual titles are available for purchase. Select one below.

  1. Laparoscopic and Open Hernia Anatomy
    Michael S. Kavic, MD, FACS; Suzanne M. Kavic, MD; Stephen M. Kavic, MD, FACS
  2. The Operation of Edoardo Bassini for the Radical
    Enrico Nicolo, MD, FACS, FICS
  3. Inguinal Hernia: Lichtenstein Tension-free Repair
    Parviz K. Amid, MD, FACS; David C. Chen, MD, FACS
  4. Inguinal Hernia: Plug Mesh Repair
    Keith W. Millikan, MD, FACS
  5. Inguinal Hernia: Shouldice Repair
    Michael A. J. Alexander, MB, BS, FRCSC, FACS
  6. Inguinal Hernia: Minimally Invasive, Open, Preperitoneal Repair (Kugel Technique)
    Phillip Shadduck, MD, FACS; Robert Kugel, MD, FACS
  7. Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair: Transabdominal Preperitoneal Approach
    Ajita S. Prabhu, MD; Kent W. Kercher, MD, FACS
  8. Laparoscopic Transabdominal Preperitoneal Hernia Repair in Females
    Steven D. Schwaitzberg, MD, FACS
  9. Laparoscopic Transabdominal Preperitoneal Approach for Recurrent Inguinal Hernia
    Gregory Dakin, MD, FACS; Alfons Pomp, MD, FACS
  10. Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair: Totally Extraperitoneal Approach
    Edward L. Felix, MD, FACS
  11. Mesh Patch Technique of Umbilical Hernia Repair
    John G. Schuler, MD, FACS
  12. Open Retrorectus Hernia Repair with Mesh
    Hasan H. Eker, MD, PhD; Peter Klitsie, MD; Hans Jeekel, MD, PhD
  13. Minimally Invasive Functional Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    Michael J. Rosen, MD, FACS
  14. Open Ventral Hernia Repair with Component Separation
    Tagore M. Grandhi, MBBS, FRCS; J. Scott Roth, MD, FACS
  15. Ventral Hernia Repair in the Compromised Surgical Field
    William P. Riordan Jr., MD, FACS; Jose J. Diaz Jr., MD, CNS, FACS, FCCM
  16. Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
    Bruce Ramshaw, MD, FACS
  17. Ventral Hernia Repair: The Scroll Technique
    Alan A. Saber, MBBCh, FACS; Tarek H. El-Ghazaly, MD
  18. Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair with Mesh and Closure of the Defect
    Chinnusamy Palanivelu, MBBS, FACS
  19. Massive Ventral Incisional Hernia Repair for Complex Herniae with Component Separation and Mesh "Sandwich" Technique
    Michael Parker, MD; Eric Mariotti, MD; Galen Perdikis, MD; Horacio J. Asbun, MD, FACS
  20. Complications of Mesh Materials for the Repair of Hernias
    Bruce Ramshaw, MD, FACS
  21. Laparoscopic Lumbar Hernia Repair
    Michel Gagner, MD, FACS
  22. Open Parastomal Hernia Repair
    Paul Sugarbaker, MD, FACS
  23. Laparoscopic Parastomal Hernia Repair
    Kristi L. Harold, MD, FACS
  24. Laparoscopic Management of Spigelian Hernia
    Matthew Coates, MBBS; Christopher L. Solis, MD; Ahmed Mahmoud, MD, FACS; Irving C. Hudlin, MD
  25. Laparoscopic Preperitoneal Repair of Spigelian Hernia Utilizing Mesh
    Patrick R. Reardon, MD, FACS
  26. Laparoscopic Totally Extraperitoneal Repair of Obturator Hernia
    Marco A. Maricevich, MD; David R. Farley, MD, FACS
  27. Laparoscopic Transabdominal Preperitoneal Repair of Obturator and Femoral Hernias
    Jillian M. Lloyd, MD, MPH; Horacio J. Asbun, MD, FACS
  28. Inguinal Hernias Encountered Lateral to the Internal Ring During Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
    David Renton, MD, MSPH; Jeff Eakin, MD
Parviz K. Amid, MD, FACS, FRCS
Michael A. J. Alexander, MBBS, FRCSC, FACS
Horacio J. Asbun, MD, FACS
David C. Chen, MD, FACS
Matthew Coates, MBBS
Gregory Dakin, MD, FACS
Jose J. Diaz Jr., MD, CNS, FACS, FCCM
Jeffrey L. Eakin, MD
Hasan H. Eker, MD
Tarek H. El-Ghazaly, MD
David Farley, MD
Edward L. Felix, MD, FACS
Michel Gagner, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Tagore M. Grandhi, MBBS, FRCS
Kristi L. Harold, MD, FACS
I. Christopher Hudlin, MD, FACS
Hans Jeekel, MD, PhD
Michael S. Kavic, MD, FACS
Stephen M. Kavic, MD
Suzanne Kavic, MD
Kent W. Kercher, MD, FACS
Peter J. Klitsie, MD
Robert D. Kugel, MD, FACS
Jillian M. Lloyd, MD, MPH
Ahmed Mahmoud, MD, FACS
Marco A. Maricevich, MD
Eric Mariotti, MD
Keith W. Millikan, MD, FACS
Enrico Nicolo, MD, FACS, FICS
Chinnusamy Palanivelu, MCh, FACS, FRCS
Michael Parker, MD
Galen Perdikis, MD
Alfons Pomp, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Ajita Prabhu, MD
Bruce Ramshaw, MD, FACS
Patrick R. Reardon, MD, FACS
David Renton, MD, MSPH
William P. Riordan, Jr., MD, FACS
Michael J. Rosen, MD, FACS
J. Scott Roth, MD, FACS
Alan A. Saber, MD, MS, FACS
John G. Schuler, MD, FACS
Steven D. Schwaitzberg, MD, FACS
Phillip Shadduck, MD, FACS
Christopher L. Solis, MD
Paul Sugarbaker, MD, FACS