Posts in category: Neurosurgery
By Mark Greenberg
"A 'must-have'...[a] inexpensive, hugely transportable, and very valuable reference quantity, as a way to unquestionably get pleasure from persevered sturdiness into the foreseeable future." --Journal of Neurosurgery
"A very important resource...For quick entry to the prognosis and administration of all neurosurgical issues, there's no substitute." -- The magazine of TRAUMA harm, an infection, and demanding Care
For 20 years, instruction manual of Neurosurgery -- now in a completely up-to-date 7th variation -- has been a useful significant other for each neurosurgery resident and nurse, in addition to neurologists and others taken with the care of sufferers with mind and backbone problems. Dr. Greenberg's vintage textual content covers the breadth of neurosurgery and its allied specialties and gives the newest info on anatomy and body structure, differential prognosis, and at the moment authorised rules of medical administration. well known for its scope and accessibility, this transportable, single-volume consultant is full of greater than 1,300 pages of useful details, together with hundreds of thousands of literature citations, convenient cross-references, and an intensive index.
*New to the 7th version: exact insurance of blunt cervical arterial accidents; wakeful craniotomies; mind mapping; new grading structures for cervical and thoracolumbar fractures; radiation protection for neurosurgeons; organ donation after cardiac demise; and multiplied dialogue of endovascular techniques.
* quite a few updates, together with info on dural arteriovenous malformations; tumors and molecular biology; and new neuromonitoring modalities reminiscent of mind oxygen rigidity, cerebral microdialysis, and local cerebral blood flow.
* The go back of uncomplicated surgical fabric to acquaint readers with the working room
* a realistic new function referred to as reserving the Case provides worthwhile information regarding scheduling surgical procedure and acquiring expert consent.
* hugely necessary part on sizzling subject matters in neurocritical care.
* colour highlights and full-color inserts to augment readability.
Comprehensive and very easily compact, this e-book is a must have reference for neurosurgery citizens and a useful gizmo for someone operating within the scientific neurosciences.
By Horst Urbach
MRI can play a huge position in opting for and localizing epileptogenic foci. This publication goals to supply the medical and imaging details required in an effort to come to a decision no matter if an MRI test is suitable and if it is more likely to be enough to discover a lesion. the 1st a part of the e-book provides history info on epilepsy sufferers and explains the best way to practice an MRI exam. targeted consciousness is paid to practical MRI and post-processing, and the exam of subcategories of sufferers can be mentioned. the second one a part of the publication then records the MRI findings acquired within the complete diversity of epileptogenic lesions by using top of the range pictures. all through, emphasis is put on guiding the reader within the right interpretation of the imaging findings. either radiologists and referring physicians will locate this e-book to be an essential consultant to the optimum use of MRI in epilepsy.
By Alexander R. Vaccaro
Thomas Jefferson Univ. health facility, Philadelphia, PA. finished reference offers an summary of varied operative remedy approaches in spinal accidents. Emphasizes pathomechanics of spinal twine accidents, modern administration practices, capability issues linked to remedy, and person fracture subtype rules to enhance neurological functionality in sufferers.
By H. August van Alphen M.D., Ph.D. (auth.), H. August van Alphen M.D., Ph.D. (eds.)
This complement of Acta Neurochirurgica includes the complaints of the 9th conference of the Academia Eurasiana Neurochirurgica held in Chateau St. Gerlach, Houthem, The Netherlands, 29 July - 1 August 1998. in this conference a three-day symposium on Neurosurgery and clinical Ethics used to be held. during this time of great technical development in medication commonly and neurosurgery particularly, we're vulnerable to lose sight of the ailing sufferer as a man or woman, and the chances are that he'll be the item instead of the topic of our motion within the close to destiny. it's a goal and a job of the Academia Eurasiana Neurochirurgica to acknowledge this thread and to concentrate on culture, morality and ethics in neurological surgical procedure. The topic of this conference and the topic of the symposium met this function as no different. within the medical classes throughout the first day, the ethical backgrounds of scientific ethics within the most vital cultures and religions in east and west have been elucidated by way of invited specialists during this box. A mutual respectful realizing of every other's notion of and trust in moral ideas is a growing to be necessity in our multicultural societies in either continents. at the moment day, the moral features of alternative fields of neurological surgical procedure have been mentioned by way of contributors of the Academia. during this context, additionally the across the world much-discussed and much-criticized rules on euthanasia within the Netherlands have been explained.
By Auguste Wackenheim, M.-T. Wackenheim
Like my first ebook of workouts in radiological prognosis con cerning the vertebrae in adults, the 1st a part of this e-book comprises an atlas of pictures prepared for immanent interpreting. the photographs are numbered, each one quantity akin to a case. the second one half includes the corresponding reviews, serious interpretations, and drawings (using an analogous num bers because the corresponding radiographs within the first part). i am hoping that this moment e-book should be as favored as was once the 1st, which was once released in 4 languages (Radio prognosis of the Vertebrae in Adults. Springer, Berlin Hei delberg big apple 1983). my very own documentation having proved poor in a few fields, I had recourse to the didactic collections oimy collea gues, pals, and scholars. detailed thank you are because of Prof. J. F. Bonneville, and to Drs. J. L. Dietemann, Y. Dirheimer, J. C. Dosch, and J. Vignaud. AUGUSTE WACKENHEIM VII Contents advent ..... 1 half One: Iconography five half : statement with Corresponding Schemata. 107 References . . 189 topic Index 191 IX creation The research or the analyzing of an X-ray photograph proceeds from struc turalistic ideas, equivalent to the immanence, the synchronism, the significa tion (signifiant and signifie of a sign), first from the semeiologic after which from the semantic perspective. In an easier manner, you'll be able to say that it is crucial to tell apart the signifiant, the signi ie, the remark, the translation, and the radiobioclinical war of words. The signifiant or personality is an ordinary or pathological "characteris tic" a part of the image."
By Kenneth W. Lindsay, Ian Bone, Geraint Fuller
Re-creation of a hugely winning illustrated advisor to neurology and neurosurgery for scientific scholars and junior doctors.
Updated and revised in all parts the place there were advancements in figuring out of neurological illness and in neurological and neurosurgical administration. This revision has additionally integrated present instructions, relatively ideas from nationwide Institute for well-being and scientific Excellence (NICE).
By Steven P. Meyers
Authored through popular neuroradiologist Steven P. Meyers, Differential analysis in Neuroimaging: mind and Meninges is a stellar advisor for choosing and diagnosing mind pathologies in accordance with position and neuroimaging effects. The succinct textual content displays greater than 25 years of hands-on adventure gleaned from complex education and instructing citizens and fellows in radiology, neurosurgery, and neurology. The top of the range MRI, CT, puppy, PET/CT, traditional angiography, and X-ray photos were amassed over Dr. Meyers's long profession, proposing an unsurpassed visible studying device. The distin. Read more...
summary: Authored through popular neuroradiologist Steven P. Meyers, Differential analysis in Neuroimaging: mind and Meninges is a stellar advisor for picking and diagnosing mind pathologies in keeping with place and neuroimaging effects. The succinct textual content displays greater than 25 years of hands-on event gleaned from complicated education and instructing citizens and fellows in radiology, neurosurgery, and neurology. The top of the range MRI, CT, puppy, PET/CT, traditional angiography, and X-ray pictures were amassed over Dr. Meyers's long occupation, proposing an unsurpassed visible studying device. The distin
By Walter A. Hall, Peter D. Kim
The editors have succeeded in generating an excellent reference on all elements of neurosurgical infections. it is a well-written, complete overview of a tricky topic. -- Doody organizations, Inc.
Rapid analysis and remedy are an important to winning results in infections concerning the principal anxious approach, that could reason major neurological morbidity and mortality. Neurosurgical Infectious sickness: Surgical and Nonsurgical Management is a complete consultant that provides surgeons the middle wisdom they should diagnose, deal with, and stop infectious ailments of the critical worried system.
- Emphasizes more recent surgical concepts, together with: endoscopy, neuronavigation, and intraoperative guidance
- Covers modern radiologic diagnostic strategies and gives first-class imaging examples
- Includes chapters on antibiotic prophylaxis, intracranial an infection, and the an infection of implanted devices
This first-class neurosurgical reference might be a necessary a part of the armamentarium utilized by neurosurgeons and infectious ailment experts of their day-by-day practice.
By Luca Saba
Vascular Neurology, Vascular Neurosurgery and Interventional Neuroradiology are self sufficient fields with committed education courses. Neuroimaging, and particularly what we name "Neurovascular Imaging" is a unifying issue which are thought of the intersection of those 3 scientific specialties. With this publication we objective to hide completely the imaging concepts, possibilities, and current and destiny functions as utilized to the entire vascular illnesses of the imperative worried procedure from the imaging viewpoint. This booklet will include 8 major sections: (1) the fundamentals, (2) Arteries of the pinnacle and Neck (3) the fundamentals of Intracranial Arteries (4) ailments of the vessels (5) Stroke Imaging (6) Veins Imaging (7) backbone Imaging (8) Pediatrics.
By René Louis (auth.)