The manual details the features and use of both flexible and rigid endoscopic equipment. Basic diagnostic and therapeutic techniques are described and illustrated, with some references to more advanced procedures. This highly practical book offers useful hints and tips, both in surgical technique and on purchase of instrumentation.
3 Flexible endoscopy: basic technique.
4 Flexible endoscopy: upper gastrointestinal tract.
5 Flexible endoscopy: lower gastrointestinal tract.
6 Flexible endoscopy: respiratory tract.
7 Rigid endoscopy and endosurgery: principles.
8 Rigid endoscopy: rhinoscopy.
9 Rigid endoscopy: otoendoscopy.
10 Rigid endoscopy: urethrocystoscopy and vaginoscopy.
11 Rigid endoscopy: laparoscopy.
12 Rigid endoscopy: thoracoscopy.
13 Rigid endoscopy: arthroscopy.
14 An introduction to laser endosurgery