Transendoscopic Ultrasound for Neurosurgery by Klaus Dieter Maria Resch

By Klaus Dieter Maria Resch

Endoscopic neurosurgery has no longer but reached the protection and applicability of microsurgery. Endo-neuro-sonography is a brand new strategy aimed toward making endoscopy more secure by way of real-time imaging and navigation skill (brain-radar). The endo-neurosonographic photograph is a sonographic test on the tip of the endoscope (mini-CT) supplying more information to the endoscopic view. Endo-Neuro-Sonography is the 1st ebook in this new subject, offering ideas and kit, anatomical good points, and the 1st scientific sequence. Schematic drawings, tables and 237 figures (122 in colour) provide an actual evaluate of this system. the ultimate bankruptcy is facing destiny innovations on minimally invasive neurosurgery and particular connection with ergonomics in neurosurgery.

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Pain Management and Palliative Care: A Comprehensive Guide by Kimberly A. Sackheim

By Kimberly A. Sackheim

This complete booklet covers the data had to analysis and deal with sufferers with acute and protracted discomfort. Sections devoted to sufferer evaluate, drugs administration, treating sufferers with extra advanced situations and interventional administration supply clinically-relevant info on an array of issues correct to either the generalist and professional. a few sections being prepared in a analysis dependent technique aid to target those themes and function a short reference. a pragmatic and easy-to-use advisor, Pain administration and Palliative Care provides a wide origin on ache overview and administration and is a useful day-by-day better half for these coping with sufferers experiencing pain.

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Neuro-oncology, First Edition by Robert A. Gross(eds.)

By Robert A. Gross(eds.)

Cancer imposes daunting results at the fearful system

mind melanoma is without doubt one of the so much devastating diagnoses a doctor can bring. melanoma of the frightened approach can take many various kinds. therapy is particular to the kind of malignancy, its position within the frightened method and, more and more, its molecular features. The demanding situations occur extra while administration offerings have to be made, and multidisciplinary techniques are required. extra complexities come up in teenagers, the place the constructing neurological procedure calls for extra delicate remedy.

Neuro-oncology unmasks the complexities to supply a simple consultant to cancers of the apprehensive process. Following a normal method of analysis and remedy, the medical facets of particular melanoma kinds in adults and kids are defined in sensible phrases. a last part considers the influence of process melanoma at the fearful method and the negative effects of remedy.

scientific in technique, functional in execution, Neuro-oncology might help you diagnose and deal with your sufferers extra successfully.

Neurology in Practice

Series Editors
Robert A Gross , MD, PhD, division of Neurology, collage of Rochester clinical heart, Rochester, long island, USA
Jonathan W Mink, MD, PhD, division of Neurology, college of Rochester scientific heart, Rochester, big apple, united states

The Neurology in Practice sequence offers scientific 'in the workplace' or 'at the bedside' publications to powerful sufferer deal with neurologists. The tone is functional, now not educational, with authors delivering information on what may be performed and what might be shunned. The books are trained by means of evidence-based perform and have:

  • Algorithms and directions the place they're acceptable
  • 'Tips and methods' containers – tricks on enhancing results
  • 'Caution' caution containers – tricks on warding off issues
  • 'Science Revisited' – fast reminder of the fundamental technological know-how rules
  • Summaries of key proof and recommendations for additional examining

Chapter 1 analysis of mind Tumors: scientific and Radiographic (pages 1–12): Isabel C. Arrillaga?Romany, eudocia quant Lee and Patrick Y. Wen
Chapter 2 Epidemiology and Etiology (pages 13–20): Melissa L. Bondy, Yanhong Liu and Michael E. Scheurer
Chapter three common features of surgical procedure (pages 21–32): Robert G. Louis, Brian J. Williams and Mark E. Shaffrey
Chapter four basic method of Radiation Oncology (pages 33–43): Jennifer S. Yu and Daphne A. Haas?Kogan
Chapter five common facets of Chemotherapy together with “Biologic brokers” (pages 44–59): Jethro Hu and Santosh Kesari
Chapter 6 Malignant Gliomas in maturity (pages 61–75): Michael Ivan, Matthew Tate and Jennifer L. Clarke
Chapter 7 Low Grade Gliomas and Oligodendrogliomas in maturity (pages 76–85): Derek R. Johnson and Kurt A. Jaeckle
Chapter eight Ependymomas (pages 86–94): Kanwal P. S. Raghav and Mark R. Gilbert
Chapter nine Germ phone Tumors and different Pineal zone Tumors (pages 95–102): Genevieve Legault and Jeffrey C. Allen
Chapter 10 Sellar Tumors: Pituitary Adenomas and Craniopharyngiomas (pages 103–114): Robert G. Louis, Robert Dallapiazza and John A. Jane
Chapter eleven Meningiomas (pages 115–124): Jeffrey Raizer and Wendy J. Sherman Sojka
Chapter 12 fundamental significant worried approach Lymphomas (pages 125–133): Jerome J. Graber and Antonio M. P. Omuro
Chapter thirteen Intradural Spinal twine Tumors (pages 134–143): Ben Shofty, Akiva Korn, Zvi Lidar and Shlomi Constantini
Chapter 14 Gliomas in adolescence (pages 145–156): Bruce H. Cohen
Chapter 15 Embryonal Tumors (pages 157–166): Roger J. Packer
Chapter sixteen childish mind Tumors (pages 167–175): Alyssa T. Reddy
Chapter 17 Intracranial Metastases (pages 177–190): Mary R. Welch and Thomas J. Kaley
Chapter 18 Spinal twine Compression (pages 191–199): Melike Mut
Chapter 19 Leptomeningeal Metastases (pages 200–212): Sean Grimm and Marc Chamberlain
Chapter 20 Immune?Mediated Paraneoplastic Neurologic problems: an summary (pages 213–222): Myrna R. Rosenfeld and Josep Dalmau
Chapter 21 Neurotoxicity of Radiation treatment and Chemotherapy (pages 223–230): Eudocia Quant Lee

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First Aid for the Neurology Boards, 2nd Edition by Michael Rafii, Thomas Cochrane

By Michael Rafii, Thomas Cochrane


Apply the confirmed First reduction formulation for examination success!

  • High-yield summaries of millions of must-know neurology and psychiatry issues for the neurology forums and in-in education exam
  • Hundreds of tables, diagrams, and illustrations simplify studying and memorization
  • Key proof within the margins pinpoint “must understand” info for the boards
  • Mnemonics and scientific pearls make memorization enjoyable and effective
  • Integrated mini-cases spotlight usually established eventualities and vintage sufferer presentations
  • Proven test-taking suggestions for excelling at the ABPN exam
  • Written by means of fresh try taker and reviewed by means of college to guarantee the main updated and correct fabric possible

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Endoscopic spine procedures by Daniel H. Kim, Gun Choi, Sang-Ho Lee

By Daniel H. Kim, Gun Choi, Sang-Ho Lee

“A good written, insightfully prepared textual content of a complicated surgical
technique that might help any backbone general practitioner trying to research or ideal this
endoscopic procedure.”
-- --AANS younger Neurosurgeons Newsletter

Endoscopic backbone Procedures combines the substantial adventure of the world over famous backbone surgical procedure specialists and offers distinctive insurance of operative recommendations for the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.

This e-book starts with an outline of the foundations of percutaneous endoscopic backbone surgical procedure by way of an in depth dialogue of utilized anatomy, surgical methods and strategies, and strength issues for different backbone areas. each one bankruptcy comprises concise, step by step descriptions of the approaches improved by means of basically categorized illustrations.


  • Bullet-point layout allows fast reference ahead of
  • High-resolution movies -- one for each method
    described within the booklet -- look on an accompanying DVD
  • More than six hundred top quality illustrations arrange readers for
    surgery, together with radiographs, full-color endoscopic perspectives, designated drawings,
    and 3D surgical perspectives
  • Clinical instances show how one can inform the variations
    between backbone degrees and among affliction states

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

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PET-CT and PET-MRI in Neurology: SWOT Analysis Applied to by Andrea Ciarmiello, Luigi Mansi

By Andrea Ciarmiello, Luigi Mansi

Using SWOT research, this e-book examines intimately the strengths and weaknesses of the hybrid modalities PET-CT and PET-MRI for imaging of the critical frightened process, evaluating their advantages and comparing their merits over the stand-alone modalities. the purpose is to hire a really systematic method to be able to outline the aptitude scientific advantage of those modalities and to spot shortcomings, possibilities, and threats. medical program of the modalities is explored in a number stipulations, together with dementia and similar problems, circulate problems, psychiatric problems, cerebrovascular ailment, infection/inflammation, mind tumors, and pediatric neurologic issues. furthermore, 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 U.S., may be crucial studying for imaging experts and of price for neurologists, psychiatrists, neurosurgeons, and pediatricians.

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Cavernous malformations of the brain and spinal cord by Giuseppe Lanzino

By Giuseppe Lanzino

This publication provides a finished evaluate of the elemental technology and present scientific wisdom on cavernous malformations of the mind and spinal twine. Cavernous ...


presents info on surgical symptoms and coverings for cavernous malformations, together with cavernous angioma, cavernoma, and cavernous hemangioma. This publication is meant for neurosurgeons and Read more...

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Musculoskeletal Diseases: Diagnostic Imaging and by Gustav K. von Schulthess, Christoph L. Zollikofer

By Gustav K. von Schulthess, Christoph L. Zollikofer

This e-book represents a condensed model of the 20 issues facing imaging prognosis and interventional treatments in musculoskeletal illnesses. The disease-oriented themes surround all of the suitable imaging modalities together with X-rays expertise, nuclear medication, ultrasound and magnetic resonance, in addition to image-guided interventional options.

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