- AK Khanna, MS, MNAMS, MBA, DSc, FACS, FICS, FAIS, FUICC, FUWAI, Prefessor and Head, Department of General Surgery, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
- Puneet, MS, DNB, MNAMS, Assistant Professor, Department of General Surgery, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
With increasing number of peripheral vascular cases, the vascular speciality is finding its firm root as a speciality. In Indian scenario, the vascular speciality has been not recognized well but with the more and more number of cases of atherosclerosis and diabetes, the vascular surgery will spread fast. The book on Manual of Vascular Surgery is one of its first kind of book written from Indian subcontinent. It has 25 chapters and it deals with the basic approach to a case of arterial disease to the imaging facilities, to the exposure of vessels and the medical and surgical treatment. Few chapters more specific to tropics has also been covered like aortoarteritis, Burger’s disease, Portal Hypertension etc. This book provides the basics for sound vascular surgery practice. This book not only provide reading material about the various vascular problems but also serves as an inspiration for young surgeons. The book is very handy and can be carried easily like a pocket book diary. More than 200 colour photographs are included at various places.