Category: Neurosurgery

Download E-books Surgical Techniques for the Spine PDF

Thieme congratulates Andrew A. Merola on being selected by means of New York journal for its prestigious most sensible medical professionals 2015 list.

This striking consultant to backbone surgical procedure presents step by step directions to just about 60 assorted spinal tactics. every one bankruptcy is written by means of best overseas specialists who provide their scientific wisdom and years of expertise. nearly four hundred prime quality illustrations improve the textual content by means of supplying specified examples of the procedures.

The textual content covers every thing from anterior odontoid resection, cervical corpectomy, and thoracic fixation suggestions, to anterior thoracoplasty, lateral discectomy, and scoliosis correction. inside each one bankruptcy, you can find symptoms, contraindications, procedural steps, pearls, pitfalls, and postoperative care guidance. A necessary source for citizens and practitioners in orthopedics, backbone surgical procedure, and neurosurgery.

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Download E-books Atlas of the Facial Nerve and Related Structures PDF

Nobutaka Yoshioka, MD, PhD and Albert L. Rhoton Jr., MD
have created an anatomical atlas of stunning precision. An exceptional
teaching software, this atlas opens a different window into the anatomical intricacies
of complicated facial nerves and comparable structures.

An across the world well known writer, educator, mind anatomist, and
neurosurgeon, Dr. Rhoton is appeared by means of colleagues as one of many fathers of
modern microscopic neurosurgery. Dr. Yoshioka, an esteemed craniofacial
reconstructive general practitioner in Japan, mastered this targeted dissection method
while venture a fellowship at Dr. Rhoton’s microanatomy lab, writing within the
preface that inside of such precision pictures lies strength for surgical
innovation.

Special Features:

  • Includes a couple of 3D glasses to view the
    striking photos which are to be had on-line within the Thieme MediaCenter
  • Exquisite colour pictures, ready from conscientiously dissected latex injected cadavers, demonstrate anatomy
    layer through layer, with impressive element and clarity
  • Major sections
    include intracranial zone and cranium, higher facial and midfacial area, and
    lower facial and posterolateral neck region

Organized by means of zone, each one layered dissection elucidates particular nerves and
structures with pinpoint accuracy, delivering the clinician with in-depth
anatomical insights. designated scientific reasons accompany every one picture. In
tandem, the pictures and textual content offer a superb origin for knowing
the nerves and buildings impacted through neurosurgical-related pathologies in addition
as different stipulations and injuries.

An incredibly wonderful anatomical reference, this e-book is a must have
reference for citizens, and complex clinicians focusing on neurosurgery,
facial cosmetic surgery, otolaryngology, maxillofacial surgical procedure, and craniofacial
surgery.

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Download E-books The Lumbar Spine: Official Publication of the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine PDF

The legit booklet of the foreign Society for the examine of the Lumbar backbone, this quantity is the main authoritative and updated reference at the lumbar backbone. This variation presents extra stability among simple technological know-how and scientific fabric and has been thoroughly reorganized for simple reference.

New chapters hide gene remedy, results evaluation, and possible choices to conventional nonoperative therapy. The editors have additionally additional chapters on instruction for surgical procedure, surgical ways, spinal instrumentation, and bone grafts. Chapters on particular issues have a constant structure—definition, traditional heritage, actual exam, imaging, nonoperative remedy, operative remedy, postoperative administration, result of surgical procedure, and complications.

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Download E-books Radiofrequency Treatments on the Spine PDF

This publication describes the rules and purposes of radiofrequency remedies for varied spinal symptoms, together with disc herniation, discogenic and radicular soreness, part joint arthropathy, and benign and malignant lesions of the vertebral column. the purpose is to supply a convenient consultant that might acquaint readers with all elements of radiofrequency neurotomy at diverse degrees of the backbone, allowing them to hold out remedies successfully and accurately.

Radiofrequency neurotomy, or radiofrequency ablation, is a minimally invasive approach that's linked to a discount in issues, negative effects, and hazards of anesthesia in addition to with reduce charges. This publication, written by means of world-renowned experts within the box, fills an important hole within the literature by way of particularly targeting using radiofrequency for spinal stipulations. it will likely be of worth to a number of experts, together with interventional neuroradiologists and radiologists, neurosurgeons, and orthopedists.

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Download E-books Chronic Postsurgical Pain PDF

Primum non nocere… The indisputable fact that a surgery can depart any form of discomfort casts a shadow over this guiding principle, that's obvious because the foundation of scientific perform and anchor of its precept ethic…

It is the entire extra superb in that medication has merely paid cognizance to this paradoxical continual soreness state of affairs for the earlier few years. Clarifying the data bought during this box has develop into the entire extra pressing for any care-giver this day faced by way of a sound request from sufferers: Why and the way can a surgery, that's speculated to deliver aid, go away in the back of an unacceptable sequela?

This is the procedure which the individuals to this new topic of significant medical curiosity invite you to keep on with as you're employed your method via this book.

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Download E-books Cell Therapy for Brain Injury PDF

Cellphone remedy for mind harm is a radical exam of utilizing state of the art mobile treatment within the therapy of strokes and different irritating mind accidents. This priceless ebook covers this area of interest subject extensive from uncomplicated stem mobile biology and rules of phone remedy via proposed mechanisms of motion of telephone remedy in stroke, pre-clinical info in stroke versions, ongoing medical trials, imaging and monitoring of cells with MRI, neural stem cells in stroke and the "big pharma" point of view of phone remedy. each one bankruptcy is written through recognized leaders in each one box, hence supplying a wealth of workmanship. The breadth of this booklet makes it crucial studying for neuroscientists, stem phone biologists, researchers or scientific trialists at pharmaceutical or biotechnology businesses. It additionally serves as a radical advent for graduate scholars or post-doctoral fellows who desire to paintings in those fields.

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Download E-books Moyamoya Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment PDF

This e-book achieves the aim of
worldwide sharing and standardization of state of the art wisdom of moyamoya
disease and hence might be worthwhile to all neurosurgeons, neurologists,
pediatricians, anesthesiologists, and neuroradiologists who perform the
management of moyamoya sickness. also, we strongly think that the
appearance of this booklet will heighten readers' ambition to analyze and triumph over
moyamoya sickness. -- Neurosurgery

Moyamoya sickness: prognosis and Treatment covers the major medical
disciplines enthusiastic about handling sufferers with moyamoya disorder, together with
diagnostic paintings up, imaging, neurocognitive overview, and surgical recommendations for
pediatric and grownup sufferers. The textual content and accompanying video clips supply
neurosurgeons and different future health execs treating Moyamoya sufferers with all
the details they should make the fitting diagnostic and surgical
decisions.

Key Features:

  • Includes on-line entry to video clips and
    animations, narrated by means of Dr. Wanebo, demonstrating surgical recommendations mentioned
    in the book
  • Written and edited by way of world-renowned specialists on the Barrow
    Neurological Institute and different facilities of excellence involved in
    Moyamoya
  • Covers those dynamic themes in Moyamoya: cortical
    microvasculature, genetics, neuropsychiatric assessment, and endovascular
    therapy
  • Contains designated illustrations and outlines of technical
    aspects of therapy resembling the direct and oblique tools of
    revascularization

All neurosurgeons and neurologists taking good care of Moyamoya
patients will locate this publication to be an enormous reference that they're going to seek advice
often of their day-by-day practice.

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Download E-books PET-CT and PET-MRI in Neurology: SWOT Analysis Applied to Hybrid Imaging PDF

Utilizing SWOT research, this e-book examines intimately the strengths and weaknesses of the hybrid modalities PET-CT and PET-MRI for imaging of the principal anxious method, evaluating their benefits and comparing their merits over the stand-alone modalities. the purpose is to hire a very systematic technique so that it will outline the capability scientific advantage of those modalities and to spot shortcomings, possibilities, and threats. medical program of the modalities is explored in more than a few stipulations, together with dementia and similar issues, move issues, psychiatric problems, cerebrovascular ailment, infection/inflammation, mind tumors, and pediatric neurologic problems. additionally, the fundamentals of hybrid imaging are addressed, masking physics, instrumentation, info research and quantitation, radiopharmaceuticals, and distinction media. PET-CT and PET-MRI in Neurology, written by means of specialists from Europe and the us, might be crucial studying for imaging experts and of price for neurologists, psychiatrists, neurosurgeons, and pediatricians.

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Download E-books Endoscopic and microsurgical anatomy of the upper basal cisterns PDF

By Wolfgang Seeger

This distinct atlas illustrates the anatomical buildings of the higher basal cisterns, their topography and dating to different intra- and extradural constructions. the writer expands his well-established efforts to express his extraordinary neuroanatomical wisdom to the basal cisterns. His well-known anatomical drawings are dependent upon anatomical arrangements, cadaver dissections and intraoperative photos, on the way to indicate vital elements touching on microsurgical and endoscopic methods to those elements of the brain.

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