Contemporary Textbook of Liver Transplantation written by the specialists in the field.
All the authors are experts in their field and have contributed on a subject which is their core strength. Entire spectrum of Liver Transplantation elucidated with duly organized contents in 75 chapters. Covers all the aspects of each stage of Liver Transplant journey, written in lucid language. Chapters on surgical techniques have high resolution operative pictures, which serves as Atlas. Over 650 excellent colour illustrations have been included for better understanding of the procedures. Useful for physicians taking care of patients with cirrhosis and follow up patients after liver transplant. Useful for all the specialties dealing with liver transplantation namely surgery, gastroenterology, hepatology, anaesthesia, critical care, radiology and pathology. Concise and one stop solution for all the trainees, young specialists & practicing surgeons who wish to explore in LT.
About the Author: Dr Chirag J Desai is a senior GI, HPB and Liver Transplant surgeon at Ahmedabad, India for 20 years. Currently, he is a Chief Consultant and Program Director in the Department of Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery at the Apollo Hospitals International Ltd, Ahmedabad, India. He is a recipient of Overseas Scholarship for Living Donor Liver Transplantation awarded by The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, UK. He is pioneer in liver transplantation in the state of Gujarat and has to his credit: 1st Living Donor Liver Transplant, 1st Paediatric Liver Transplant, 1st Liver Transplant without Blood Transfusion and 1st Combined Liver Kidney Transplant in the state of Gujarat, India. He is also on the panel of examiners for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, UK. He has been an office bearer of many national and international associations including Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology (IASG) and International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Indian Chapter (IHPBA-IC). He is also appointed as Honorary Gastroenterologist, Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgeon to HE the Governor of Gujarat.In future, his aim is to promote concept of Organ Donation and make liver transplantation available and affordable to a common man.
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