The lumbar intervertebral disc by Frank M. Phillips, Carl Lauryssen

By Frank M. Phillips, Carl Lauryssen

Written via top specialists within the box of backbone care, this ebook is a
comprehensive reference for the newest suggestions for handling intervertebral
disc issues affecting the lumbar backbone. Divided into 4 major sections, the
book opens with a evaluation of primary easy technological know-how thoughts, together with
epidemiology, anatomy, pathophysiology, biology, biomechanics, and mechanisms of
pain. the second one part makes a speciality of the administration of disc herniation, with
chapters guiding clinicians from the pathophysiology of the herniated disc to
clinical presentation to numerous therapy thoughts. the ultimate sections of the
book current in-depth assurance of degenerative disc sickness and supply
essential details for imaging and checking out, analysis, sufferer screening,
treatment, and rehabilitation.

Highlights:

  • Detailed insurance of the most recent options within the
    box, together with nonsurgical remedies, minimally invasive tactics,
    biologic concepts, and motion-preserving approaches, allows clinicians to
    pick out the correct remedy for every scientific scenario
  • More than 2 hundred top of the range illustrations and photographs
    display key innovations
  • Valuable dialogue of safeguard concerns and the way to
    avoid and deal with strength complications

Ideal for practitioners and trainees
with a spotlight on spinal issues, this booklet can be a useful source for
orthopaedists, neurosurgeons, discomfort experts, physiatrists, neuroradiologists, and researchers in those specialties.

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Hemorrhagic and Ischemic Stroke: Medical, Imaging, Surgical by Bernard R Bendok, Andrew M. Naidech, Matthew T Walker, H.

By Bernard R Bendok, Andrew M. Naidech, Matthew T Walker, H. Hunt Batjer

2012 PROSE Award Winner!

Praise for this book:

[This publication] is the simplest unmarried booklet in this subject produced up to now. it is strongly recommended within the optimum phrases to all neuroradiologists; actually, it's going to join the private library of a person who offers with stroke.-- American magazine of Neuroradiology

Edited through popular leaders within the box, Hemorrhagic and Ischemic Stroke: scientific, Imaging, Surgical, and Interventional Approaches offers complete, functional, and state of the art details for neurosurgeons, neurologists, radiologists, neurointerventionalists, different well-being care execs who deal with stroke sufferers. This go-to reference covers the center of stroke care in a holistic and multidisciplinary technique and should end up crucial for physicians and trainees alike.

Key Features:

  • The 4 pillars of stroke care: clinical administration, imaging, open surgical procedure and neurointerventional surgical procedure, are introduced jointly for the 1st time, offering a cohesive, strategic method for treating stroke sufferers
  • Online entry to chapter-specific movies that hide stroke approaches and imaging, complementing and extra improving its educational and academic values
  • More than two hundred top of the range pictures, in addition to tables and decision-making algorithms, provides to the user's interpretation of the textual content
  • The textual content is written by means of a who is who in stroke perform, informing the reader with trustworthy and respected authority and services
  • A set of medical pearls before everything of every bankruptcy spotlight key insights on particular issues
  • Cutting-edge details on acute stroke imaging and therapy support readers remain present during this dynamic box with an emphasis on advances and innovations

This e-book will supply clinicians the chance to benefit how their colleagues give a contribution to sufferer care and turn into extra an expert and powerful workforce participants. It additionally responds to the exploding cross-specialty curiosity within the administration of stroke.

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TransOral Robotic Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A by Claudio Vicini, Paul T. Hoff, Filippo Montevecchi

By Claudio Vicini, Paul T. Hoff, Filippo Montevecchi

This entire booklet pulls jointly the basic components had to determine sleep apnea sufferers for the transoral robot surgical strategy and the way to optimize the surgical procedure. distinct info on sufferer choice, pre-operative paintings up, anesthesiological pre and post-operative administration, surgical procedure, hassle prevention and administration is equipped in addition to history on sleep medication and sleep surgical procedure. Authored for ENT surgeons, head and neck experts and neurologists, pneumonologists, sleep medical professionals to boot for anesthesiologists, chapters supply suggestions pulled from specialists within the box of sleep surgical procedure and knowledge appropriate to geographic components worldwide.

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McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review Neurology by Nizar Souayah

By Nizar Souayah

1285 Q&As give you the guidance you want to ace the neurology board certification/recertification examinations

McGraw-Hill uniqueness Board overview: Neurology is the quickest and preferable strategy to arrange for the board tests administered by means of the yank Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. You’ll locate every thing you would like in a single finished overview: questions, solutions, thorough reasons, worthy full-color illustrations, and a presentation that simulates what you'll really see at the boards.

Here’s why this can be the last word overview software for the neurology boards:

  • 1285 board-style questions and solutions
  • special motives for proper and wrong solutions utilizing the present literature for references
  • thoroughly up-to-date questions that mirror the recent neurology board structure
  • 8-page full-color insert
  • Designed to sharpen differential prognosis abilities
  • comprises assurance of each subject discovered at the examination, together with psychiatry and pediatric neurology
  • is helping you take into account must-know information on diagnostic checking out and the neurological exam
  • Prepares you for the total diversity of medical neurology questions

Content that covers each subject at the exam:
Anatomy and body structure of the valuable and Peripheral worried process; Localization of indicators in Neurology; Pediatrics; Neurophysiology, Epilepsy, Evoked Potentials, and Sleep problems; Neuromuscular ailments; Behavioral Neurology; Cerebrovascular illnesses; Infections of the frightened procedure; Neuroimmunology; Neuropharmacology and Neurochemistry; Nerogenetics; Neuroophthalmology; Neuroocology; circulation problems; Neuropathology; Neuroradiology; Psychiatry.

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Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery by A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

By A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

Praise for past editions:

"I am definite that this
second variation of Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery will
continue to be the normal textual content for citizens, specialists, and
attendings the realm over."-- Journal of
Neurosurgery

"Lavishly illustrated and eminently readable,
this booklet should still discover a position in each pediatric neurosurgeon’s library." --
Pediatric Neurosurgery

Principles and perform of
Pediatric Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition
is a very revised variation of
the such a lot authoritative advisor to the administration of pediatric neurosurgical
disorders encountered in scientific perform. Written through leaders within the
field, it offers pediatric neurosurgeons with a transparent knowing of the
current criteria of perform and therapy within the subspecialty.

Key
Features:

  • Now in complete colour, with greater than 1,000 images
  • An
    increased emphasis on medical administration ideas in pediatric
    neurosurgery
  • Seven new bankruptcy subject matters, together with mobile treatment for
    pediatric neurosurgical ailment, conjoined twins, lipomeningoceles, and skeletal
    syndromes
  • Pearls and pitfalls in each chapter

This booklet is an
essential reference for all citizens and practitioners in pediatric
neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.

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Teaching Atlas of Brain Imaging (Teaching Atlas Series) by Nancy J. Fischbein, A. James Barkovich, A. J. Barkovich,

By Nancy J. Fischbein, A. James Barkovich, A. J. Barkovich, William P. Dillon, Visit Amazon's Nancy Fischbein Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Nancy Fischbein,

A helpful addition to any residency library...highly instructed for the coed of neuroradiology getting ready for the forums or the CAQ...provides a good assessment of mind imaging...useful for self-testing...-American magazine of Roentgenology Written by means of the popular neuroradiologists at UCSF, this new instructing atlas includes greater than 2 hundred instances and 1,000 radiographs illustrating quite a lot of ailments and difficulties in CNS imaging. every one case offers scientific historical past, photos, and a listing of differential diagnoses in a layout that's adapted for self-testing or quickly overview. circumstances conceal necessary instructing issues for day-by-day perform from the easy to the complicated - supplying a problem to practitioners and citizens alike. you will find a spotlight on "real-life" scientific difficulties, together with neoplasms, infections, dural and leptomeningeal tactics, white subject sickness, trauma, congenital malformations, phakomatoses, and cranial neuropathies. Pearls and pitfalls from the authors aim details and assets of errors in snapshot interpretation.- Covers pathology, analysis, medical findings, remedy, issues, and diagnosis - Differential diagnoses are completely coated, highlighting comparable medical displays - straight forward structure makes it perfect as a medical reference or evaluate booklet - greater than 1,000 huge radiographs crystallize illness entities- studies of present literature, with brief lists of urged readingTeaching Atlas of mind Imaging turns out to be useful at numerous degrees: for citizens or fellows getting ready for board examinations and rotating throughout the sub-specialty; for fellows and practitioners searching for assist in passing the certificates of further Qualification (CAQ) in neuroradiology; and for normal radiologists who will locate it to be an outstanding textual content for fast and simple reference in day-by-day perform.

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Pediatric Applications of Transcranial Doppler Sonography by Harald Bode

By Harald Bode

The size of the cerebral flow in kids, fairly in newborns and younger babies, has for a very long time been excessive at the record of wishes in medical and clinical pediatrics. The equipment on hand to this point have both been too unreliable or wrong to be used on young children. during a study venture on the division of Pediatrics of the Uni­ versity of Freiburg, Dr. Harald Bode has made the 1st systematic ex­ amination of the cerebral circulate of kids utilizing transcranial Doppler sonography. Over 500 youngsters with a long time among zero and 18 years have been integrated during this exhaustive examine, documenting Doppler measurements in approximately 3,000 basal cerebral arteries. uncomplicated reference values have been received which concerned adapting the method and to be had gear to the detailed re­ quirements of the pediatrician. furthermore, the effect of organic and physiological elements on those Doppler values has additionally been thought of as well as these of affliction and treatment. the result's a powerful checklist of the numerous functions of trans­ cranial Doppler sonography in the course of early life. it isn't tough to foretell that this technique could be of lasting price and in a position to additional de­ velopment. i'm hoping this e-book gets the eye it certainly merits and that the writer is ready to proceed in understanding his fruitful medical principles in scientific pediatric practice.

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Intraoperative Ultrasound (IOUS) in Neurosurgery: From by Francesco Prada, Luigi Solbiati, Alberto Martegani,

By Francesco Prada, Luigi Solbiati, Alberto Martegani, Francesco DiMeco

This booklet is meant as a realistic guide at the use of intraoperative ultrasound (IOUS) as a device for imaging assistance in the course of cranial and spinal neurosurgical tactics. complete account is taken of the emergence of novel scientific functions and up to date technical advances, with wide assurance of the effect of advancements resembling greater probe know-how, fusion imaging and digital navigation, 3D ultrasound imaging, contrast-enhanced ultrasound, and elastosonography. uncomplicated ideas of ultrasound are elucidated which will help in the optimum use of IOUS and transparent assistance is equipped at the interpretation of imaging findings in numerous pathologies. Informative comparisons also are made up of using concepts comparable to fusion imaging and contrast-enhanced ultrasound quite often radiology and neurosurgery. the purpose of the authors is to reinforce the overall wisdom concerning intra-operative ultrasound mind imaging, standardizing its use and exploring new thoughts, top in a roundabout way towards compensating the shortcoming of particular education within the software of ultrasound one of the neurosurgical neighborhood. IOUS is a delicate device which could enhance surgical precision and aid to minimize morbidity.

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Neuro-Oncology: The Essentials by Mark Bernstein, Mitchel S. Berger

By Mark Bernstein, Mitchel S. Berger

Neuro-Oncology: The necessities, 3rd Edition, is a finished advent to the elemental technology and center scientific suggestions at the back of the winning multidisciplinary administration of sufferers with mind and backbone tumors. one of the updates to this re-creation are 8 new bankruptcy themes, together with: Endoscopic techniques, Pediatric Supratentorial Tumors, and Neuro-Oncology within the constructing global. The publication starts with simple technological know-how, progresses to scientific functions, and features a powerful part on particular tumor types.

Key Features:

  • A significant revision, with a 20% elevate in content material and over 35% raise in figures
  • Editors Notes on the finish of every bankruptcy in short summarize an issue, supply a historic point of view on a subject, upload a present reference, or spotlight salient issues
  • Demonstrates the most recent surgical navigation options, together with stereotaxy and intraoperative MRI, used to entry hard-to-reach tumors

This re-creation is a useful reference for all neurosurgeons, neurologists, and oncologists, in addition to citizens and fellows, and it'll be a valuable quantity of their scientific libraries for years to come.

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