Download E-books Endoscopic Spine Procedures PDF

“A good written, insightfully equipped textual content of a complicated surgical
technique that would support any backbone doctor seeking to examine or ideal this
endoscopic procedure.”
-- --AANS younger Neurosurgeons Newsletter

Endoscopic backbone Procedures combines the massive adventure of across the world famous backbone surgical procedure specialists and gives particular insurance of operative options for the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.

This publication starts with an outline of the rules of percutaneous endoscopic backbone surgical procedure by way of an in depth dialogue of utilized anatomy, surgical techniques and methods, and capability issues for the several backbone areas. each one bankruptcy comprises concise, step by step descriptions of the approaches improved by way of sincerely categorized illustrations.


  • Bullet-point structure allows swift reference ahead of
  • High-resolution video clips -- one for each technique
    described within the ebook -- look on an accompanying DVD
  • More than six hundred top of the range illustrations organize readers for
    surgery, together with radiographs, full-color endoscopic perspectives, specified drawings,
    and 3D surgical perspectives
  • Clinical circumstances display the right way to inform the variations
    between backbone degrees and among sickness states

This concise technical advisor is
an crucial source for neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, interventional radiologists, or somebody curious about the care of sufferers with backbone disorders.

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Download E-books Advances in Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 11: Proceedings of the 11th Meeting of the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Antalya 1994 PDF

By C. H. A. Meyer, A. Detta, C. Kudoh (auth.), Assoc. Professor Dr. Björn A. Meyerson, Professor Dr. Christoph Ostertag (eds.)

This quantity includes chosen contributions from the XIth assembly of the ecu Society for Stereotactic and sensible Neurosurgery held in September 1994 in Antalyaffurkey. many of the papers take care of the various healing and technical developments made during this box of neurosurgery. The emergence of recent stereotactic methodologies reminiscent of frameless stereotaxy and other kinds of neuronavigation became an quintessential software for all sorts of neurosurgical operations. increasingly more younger neurosurgeons takes an curiosity within the neurosurgical techniques to the therapy of circulate problems, persistent discomfort and epilepsy. it is a transparent signal ofthe turning out to be wisdom of the lengthy ignored indisputable fact that those neurosurgical remedies should be provided to massive sufferer populations. Neurotransplantation as a singular therapy of Parkinson's disorder has lead the way for the appliance of this expertise for different symptoms. The pioneering paintings played through the past due Edward Hitchcock is reviewed the following. there's a renewed curiosity in pallidotomy for facing sure sorts of Parkinson's affliction and sure points of this operation are mentioned in one other paper. growth within the neurosurgical remedy of soreness is handled by means of contributions on sophisticated concepts of percutaneous cordotomy, DREZ operations and significant reviews of spinal twine stimulation. a unique technique is a document at the reports of treating melanoma discomfort by means of intraspinal implantation of chromaffin cells. numerous contributions conceal the real problems with novel concepts for the learn of neural disorder, peroperative tracking with puppy, microrecording, magneto-encephalography and different techniques.

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Download E-books MRI of the Pituitary Gland PDF

This clinically orientated ebook will familiarize the reader with all elements of the analysis of tumors and different issues of the pituitary gland through magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The assurance contains acromegaly, Cushing’s disorder, Rathke cleft cysts, prolactinomas, incidentalomas, nonsecreting adenomas, different lesions of the sellar sector, hypophysitis, and imperative diabetes insipidus. common radiologic anatomy and the various general versions are defined, and suggestions is additionally supplied on problems, artifacts, and different pitfalls. The publication combines concise textual content and top of the range pictures with a question and resolution layout aimed toward the wishes of the practitioner. MRI is at the present time thought of the cornerstone within the prognosis of ailments of the hypophyseal-hypothalamic region but the quite small measurement of the pituitary gland, its deep position, the various general anatomic variations, and the customarily tiny dimension of lesions can prevent certain review of the anatomic buildings and especially the pituitary gland itself. Radiologists and endocrinologists will locate MRI of the Pituitary Gland to be choked with worthy info in this crucial exam, and the ebook may also be of curiosity to internists and neurosurgeons.

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Download E-books Standard Variants of the Skull and Brain: Atlas for Neurosurgeons and Neuroradiologists PDF

By Wolfgang Seeger

The writer describes in his specific sort the anatomical versions of the mind and cranium. This atlas is a continuation of his final paintings on "Neuronavigation and Neuroanatomy". such a lot anatomical reference volumes convey a good number of universal and infrequent diversifications. This atlas concentrates on renowned and little recognized editions that are in particular very important for the clinicians, specifically the neurosurgeons and the radiologists. The editions were grouped after parts of trepanation. the writer provides additionally a couple of thus far unknown editions amassed from his own theoretical and medical adventure of fifty years. particular wisdom of anatomical diversifications which the healthcare professional may perhaps come upon is helping to plot operations and to prevent unforeseen problems. versions of no scientific relevance, even really universal ones, haven't been incorporated.

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Download E-books Chordomas and Chondrosarcomas of the Skull Base and Spine PDF

Written by way of a world-class workforce of multidisciplinary specialists, this is the
first definitive reference on those hugely not easy tumors taking place in
the cranium base and backbone. masking every little thing from their embryology and
pathology, medical presentation and prognosis, radiologic visual appeal, surgical
treatment, radiation remedy, and analysis, it's the such a lot finished booklet
ever written at the subject.

Special features:

  • All to be had info on those tumors packed into
    a unmarried quantity

  • top of the range illustrations that make anatomy and
    surgical strategy crystal-clear
  • members contain: Albert Rhoton Jr., Harry Van
    Loveren, Laligam Sekhar, Robert Spetzler, and Chandranath Sen
  • contains replacement equipment of therapy, ranging
    from surgical procedure to radiation modalities, with recurrence and final result assessment

For all experts
who deal with tumors of the cranium base and backbone, together with neurosurgeons,
otolaryngologists-head and neck surgeons, ophthalmologic surgeons, and
orthopedic surgeons.

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Download E-books Practical Neuroangiography PDF

Building upon the luck of past editions, Practical Neuroangiography, 3rd Edition, presents a close and richly illustrated consultant to diagnostic and interventional neuroangiography and its position within the administration of neurovascular disease.

The 3rd version offers the recent fellow with the history wisdom had to comprehend those techniques, the bizarre version anatomy that may have an effect on therapy and results, and the field’s present limitations.

Organized for ease of use, the book's 4 sections deal with suggestions and protection; general anatomy & pathology correlated with angiographic photos; angiographic findings of neurovascular ailments; and an creation to interventional ideas and emergency techniques. real sufferer instances offer functional stepwise insurance of every technique, information for actual analysis, and tips in medical decision-making.

NEW to the 3rd Edition…
• CT and MR perfusion studies tackle the healing demanding situations of vessel occlusion and harm to cranial tissue.
• extra special recommendations and concise sufferer cases mix to create a hands-on advisor to winning outcomes.
• powerful emphasis on radiation chance & safety positioned the patient’s health and wellbeing first in the course of healing decision-making.
• Emphasis at the angiographic anatomy of the cerebrovascular system information key pathologic good points that impact healing approaches.
• better half web site with text/image seek and extra cases is cross-referenced to precise chapters within the textual content for simple entry to serious information.

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Download E-books Cranial Nerves: Anatomy, Pathology, Imaging PDF

By Devin K. Binder

"Unique...provid[es] transparent, concise descriptions...the first of its type to supply a close examine the imaging findings of every cranial nerve in either common and pathological states."--Journal of Neurosurgery

"This ebook reaches its aim. It has to be a part of the library of the neurological surgical procedure pupil as a useful gizmo for figuring out easy anatomy and body structure, in addition to the most typical pathologies and the elemental neuroradiology of the cranial nerves. We strongly suggest it."-- international Neurosurgery

"This ebook is of curiosity to everybody who goals an outstanding figuring out of the cranial nerves." --Central ecu Neurosurgery

This fantastically illustrated booklet combines an in depth exposition of the anatomy and serve as of the cranial nerves with useful insurance of scientific techniques for the review and differential analysis of cranial nerve disorder. An introductory bankruptcy offers a short review of cranial nerve anatomy and serve as, cranium base anatomy, class of pathologies, and imaging techniques. all of the twelve chapters that persist with is dedicated to in-depth assurance of a distinct cranial nerve. those chapters open with targeted dialogue of a number of the services of every nerve and basic anatomy. The authors then describe universal lesions and current a sequence of circumstances which are complemented through CT photos and MRIs to demonstrate ailment entities that lead to cranial nerve dysfunction.


  • Concise descriptions in a bulleted define layout
    allow quick analyzing and overview

  • Tables synthesize key details with regards to anatomy,
    functionality, pathology, and imaging
  • More than three hundred fine quality illustrations and
    state of the art CT and MR photos display vital anatomic strategies and
    pathologic findings
  • Pearls emphasize scientific info and key imaging
    findings for prognosis and therapy
  • Appendices contain exact info on brainstem anatomy, student and eye circulate keep an eye on, parasympathetic ganglia, and cranial nerve reflexes

This ebook is an fundamental reference for training physicians and trainees in neurosurgery, neurology, neuroradiology, radiology, and otolaryngology-head and neck surgical procedure. it is going to additionally function a precious source for college students trying to achieve a high-quality knowing of the anatomy, functionality, and pathology of the cranial nerves.

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Download E-books Fundamentals of Operative Techniques in Neurosurgery PDF

Thieme congratulates Tanvir F. Choudhri on being selected
by New York journal for its prestigious ‘Best medical professionals 2014’

Praise for the former edition:
"The editors...know the wishes of citizens at a 'grass-root level'...An simply available resource of knowledge for citizens in training."--Journal of Neurosurgery

The in simple terms moveable guide on operative recommendations in neurosurgery, this step by step advisor deals extraordinary assurance of each significant operative method visible in day-by-day perform. Concise chapters carry key medical info on symptoms, preoperative making plans, intraoperative process, postoperative care, and problems, with insights and suggestion from popular specialists representing each major area of expertise within the field.


  • Detailed assurance of all universal neurosurgery

  • Over forty new chapters that includes the newest info
    on intradural nerve sheath tumors, ulnar nerve submuscular transposition,
    lambdoid synostosis, radiosurgery for cranium base lesions, and lots more and plenty extra
  • Succinct bullet-point layout for fast and straightforward
  • Management pearls on the finish of each bankruptcy
    spotlight and extend on each one strategy
  • Nearly 2 hundred new drawings emphasize key surgical steps

A trustworthy spouse to Greenberg’s Handbook, the second one variation of Fundamentals of Operative strategies in Neurosurgery is a must have source for these in
training or for somebody who presents mentorship or help within the box of

Errata: the 1st printing of Fundamentals of Operative ideas in Neurosurgery, moment Edition contained an mistaken model of bankruptcy 102, Posterior Cervical Arthrodesis. to make sure which printing of the publication you've gotten, please check with backside of the copyright web page; when you see the notation "Printed in Canada" above the ebook ISBN, you've gotten the 1st printing of the ebook and will reference the corrected chapter.

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Download E-books Cranial Meningiomas: Diagnosis _ Biology _ Therapy PDF

The purpose of the ebook is to explain the present method of meningiomas at the foundation of expertise won within the fields of histopathology, biology, radiology and surgical procedure. the 1st element of the e-book offers with general diagnostic aspects. the common histopathological positive factors of meningiomas and many of the abnormalities proven by way of imaging equipment are mentioned. the second one part elucidates the growth pattern of meningiomas coming up in a number of particular destinations. Separate chapters are dedicated to specific features of meningioma and to peritumoral edema. The 3rd part covers the treatment of meningiomas. Surgical removing is still the elemental remedy, whereas adjuvant tools contain preoperative embolization, irradiation, and endocrine remedy.

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Download E-books Long-Term Outcomes of Epilepsy Surgery in Adults and Children PDF

This e-book presents a accomplished, rigorous assessment of the long term final result literature in epilepsy surgical procedure in either adults and kids. each one bankruptcy examines the long term final result literature in a separate area; masking seizure regulate, social, vocational/educational and psychiatric results. habit and cognition also are mentioned. The medical predictors of fine and undesirable results in each one area are defined and the gaps in present wisdom are highlighted. Separate chapters research the methodological demanding situations linked to long term consequence stories and the detailed concerns linked to expert consent during this population. 

Long-Term results of Epilepsy surgical procedure in Adults and Children is vital analyzing for all individuals of multidisciplinary epilepsy surgical procedure groups, together with neurosurgeons, neurologists and neuropsychologists; it is going to let those groups to counsel sufferers and fogeys who're contemplating epilepsy surgical procedure as a healing option.​

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