Peripheral Nerve Surgery: Practical Applications in the by David J. Slutsky MD FRCS

By David J. Slutsky MD FRCS

This functional and finished ebook offers you state-of-the-art most sensible wisdom at the remedy of nerve accidents from the brachial plexus to the fingertip. Pioneers in peripheral nerve surgical procedure from throughout North the US and Europe give you guidance, pearls, and technical issues gleaned from their many years of expertise. they supply unique discussions of normal innovations for nerve fix and grafting because of electrodiagnostic options for fascicular matching, in addition to new parts of end-to-side nerve fix, nerve transfers, and nerve conduits.

  • Lists the indicators and particular situations within which nerve transfers can be used in preference to tendon transfers for formerly unrepairable nerve injuries.
  • Discusses using general in addition to new concepts of nerve reconstruction for the administration of nerve harm for finger replantation or toe transfers.
  • Examines the remedy of continual discomfort with using autogenous vein wrapping as a barrier to fibrous ingrowth.
  • Incorporates office-based stories and intraoperative nerve tracking suggestions so that you can larger interpret the electrodiagnostic try out effects for better determination making within the therapy of nerve injuries.
  • Presents all clinically orientated chapters in a standardized structure to incorporate symptoms · a quick evaluation of the literature · step by step surgical directions · and effects emphasizing the authors' personal tools and reviews.
  • Provides professional assurance on easy methods to part the nerve, which graft to take advantage of, and the way to accomplish a matched fascicular fix.
  • Explores using various, commercially on hand artificial conduits.
  • Covers the symptoms, effects, and technical issues of neurotization for differently unsalvageable nerve avulsions.

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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery : A Surgical Manual by H. Michael Mayer

By H. Michael Mayer

The second one, thoroughly revised and elevated version of the winning surgical guide on minimally invasive backbone surgical procedure comprises fifty one chapters (including greater than 20 new chapters) masking all present minimally invasive concepts in backbone surgical procedure. a whole survey of all microsurgical and endoscopic strategies with a unique specialise in semi-invasive injection strategies for diagnostic and healing reasons in low again soreness is given. The transparent bankruptcy constitution with terminology, background, surgical rules, advantages/disadvantages, symptoms, entry ideas, problems, and effects enables navigation during the guide. themes contain the rules of microsurgical and endoscopic remedy, spinal navigation and computer-assisted surgical procedure, minimally invasive reconstruction, fusion, dynamic stabilization in fractures, degenerative disc affliction, spinal stenosis, low again discomfort and deformities. The didactic presentation of surgical steps makes the reader acquainted with all kinds of latest minimally invasive suggestions in scientific use or nonetheless in ongoing scientific trials comparable to minimally invasive backbone arthroplasty.

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Deep Brain Stimulation for Neurological Disorders: by Toru Itakura

By Toru Itakura

Chronic electric stimulation of the mind has confirmed first-class results in sufferers with Parkinson’s sickness and has lately additionally been utilized to varied different neurological ailments. This accomplished, up to date textbook will meet the desires of all who desire to examine extra concerning the program of deep mind stimulation and may supply a legitimate foundation for secure and actual surgical procedure. The e-book contains major elements, the 1st of which provides appropriate anatomical and useful heritage info at the basal ganglia, thalamus and different mind buildings in addition to at the mechanism of mind stimulation. the second one half describes scientific reviews on deep mind stimulation, protecting leads to various flow problems and psychiatric illnesses and likewise very important points of instrumentation and strategy. The authors are impressive scientists and specialists within the box from around the world.

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Vertebral Tumors by Robert Gunzburg MD PhD, Marek Szpalski MD, Max Aebi MD

By Robert Gunzburg MD PhD, Marek Szpalski MD, Max Aebi MD

This quantity is a entire evaluation of the state-of-the-art within the administration of spinal tumors. best specialists from the USA, Europe, and India current the newest suggestions and findings at the epidemiology, category, analysis, radiation remedy, and surgery of fundamental and metastatic tumors of the backbone. an immense section of the booklet specializes in present recommendations for surgery.

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Interventional Neuroradiology by Robert W. Hurst, Robert H. Rosenwasser

By Robert W. Hurst, Robert H. Rosenwasser

Crossing the limits of classically delineated scientific and surgical specialties together with neurosurgery, neuroradiology, and neurology, Interventional Neuroradiology makes use of complicated neuroimaging mixed with endovascular thoughts to lead catheters and units via blood vessels to entry buildings of the pinnacle, neck, and imperative worried method. during the mixture of the newest imaging modalities and microdevice supply, interventional neuroradiologic suggestions are presently revolutionizing remedy of some of the commonest neurological and neurosurgical problems. those advances now supply noninvasive remedy for lots of problems that have been formerly taken care of in basic terms with open surgical options, and make remedies attainable for plenty of sufferers who till lately could have had no appropriate healing innovations. Interventional Neuroradiology: ·dedicates chapters to CT, MR, and ultrasonographic review of cerebrovascular sickness emphasizing present neuroimaging assessment of problems ·integrates present neuroimaging right into a functionality and selection making process ·focuses on scientific strategies and comprises the most up-tp-date technical changes and units used this day ·is choked with scientifically concise illustrations, depicting surgical recommendations, imaging, and different comparable approaches ·is written via a panel of contemporary top specialists within the box of neuroradiology

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Principles and Practice of Stereotactic Radiosurgery by Lawrence S. Chin, William F. Regine

By Lawrence S. Chin, William F. Regine

Principles and perform of Stereotactic Radiosurgery, moment Edition serves because the definitive reference textbook for SRS practitioners. It offers a theoretical foundation for using healing radiation together with imaging strategies and radiobiology. the majority of the textbook comprises chapters which are finished in scope on all ailments which are taken care of by way of SRS. finally, it addresses administrative and technical features of operating an SRS unit. each one bankruptcy presents an expansive remedy of the topic, with emphasis put on the technical points of SRS in order that practitioners during this box can use it as an everyday reference.

Written by way of famous specialists within the box, Principles and perform of Stereotactic Radiosurgery, moment Edition is the single reference wanted for neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists and clinical physicists in any respect degrees of teaching and perform who're drawn to SRS.

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Atlas of Acoustic Neurinoma Microsurgery by Sanna M., Saleh E., Pinazza B.

By Sanna M., Saleh E., Pinazza B.

This color atlas presents details on all significant acoustic neurinoma techniques, and is designed to enhance physicians' talents during this distinctiveness. With greater than 50,000 new circumstances in line with yr around the globe, acoustic neurinomas are one of the most typically saw skull-base tumours. also they are one of the so much not easy for surgeons, on account that nice precision is required to shield the auditory nerve, the facial nerve and different severe buildings. The e-book starts with sections at the radiographic evaluate of tumours, the choice of surgical method, and pre-operative arrangements. It then turns to the most surgical techniques, utilizing hundreds of thousands of images - taken in the course of genuine surgical procedure - to guide readers via each one strategy in step by step element. there's a detailed part at the use of endoscopy in acoustic neurinoma surgical procedure, and an research of fifty MR scans. This useful quantity will be of curiosity to otolaryngologists, neurosurgeons and different physicians fascinated with acoustic neurinoma surgical procedure.

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Pediatric Neurosurgery: Theoretical Principles Art of by Anthony J. Raimondi

By Anthony J. Raimondi

Either a theoretic textual content e-book and a descriptive atlas, this ordinary reference within the box offers the person steps of every surgery. It represents the present standpoint within the administration of the child`s fearful procedure and discusses at nice size the person pathological entities that may be taken care of surgically. a variety of illustrations spotlight either the operative method and theoretic rules sections of the publication, while the neuroimages are utilized in the theoretic precept part - accentuating the correlation of imaging with surgical making plans and choice making. fresh international literature has been systematically reviewed, analysing severely varied views.

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