The Massachusetts General Hospital: Handbook of Neurology by Alice W. Flaherty MD PhD, Natalia S. Rost MD

By Alice W. Flaherty MD PhD, Natalia S. Rost MD

Now in its revised, up to date moment variation, this pocket-sized instruction manual is a realistic quick-reference advisor to the prognosis and administration of neurologic ailments. It offers particular administration thoughts in a succinct define structure and comprises protocols, step by step assessments and strategies, and therapy algorithms.This guide is exclusive in its inclusion of fabric from similar disciplines resembling common drugs, cardiology, psychiatry, neurosurgery, neuroanatomy, and radiology. The authors supply tips in utilizing modern neuroimaging strategies in diagnosis.Annotation

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Brain Tumors in Adults, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics by Patrick Wen MD, David Schiff MD

By Patrick Wen MD, David Schiff MD

In 2007, among 40.000 and 50,000 humans within the usa should be clinically determined with fundamental mind tumors, the vast majority of whom might be adults. 3 times this quantity will increase metastatic mind tumors from melanoma originating in different places within the physique. This factor of Neurologic Clinics includes the next articles: Epidemiology of mind Tumors (Wrensch, Claus); Molecular Pathogenesis of mind Tumors and the function of Stem Cells (Ligon, Kesari); Advances in Neuroimaging of mind Tumors (Henson); clinical administration of mind Tumor sufferers (Schiff, Wen); Advances in Neurosurgery for mind Tumors (Shaffrey); Advances in Radiation treatment for mind Tumors (Mehta); Novel treatments for mind Tumors (Wen, Schiff); Anaplastic Astrocytomas and Glioblastomas (Reardon); Anaplastic Oligodendrogliomas and Anaplastic Oligoastrocytomas (Van Den Bent); Low-Grade Gliomas (Lang, Gilbert); mind Metastases (Deangelis); Benign mind Tumors (Link); fundamental CNS Lymphoma (Abrey); and Genetic reasons of mind Tumors (Plotkin).

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Neurofibromatoses in Clinical Practice by Rosalie E Ferner, Susan Huson, D. Gareth R. Evans

By Rosalie E Ferner, Susan Huson, D. Gareth R. Evans

Neurofibromatoses in medical Practice presents a succinct, obtainable consultant to the neurofibromatoses together with analysis, administration protocols and symptoms for referral to professional facilities. Neurocutaneous illnesses are complicated to diagnose and deal with and lots of sufferers require expert multidisciplinary administration and surveillance. because of a number of ailment manifestations, sufferers can current to diversified clinicians with no expert services corresponding to common practitioners, pediatricians, neurologists, geneticists, surgeons and ophthalmologists.

The clinically concentrated structure of this ebook will allow fast session in the course of clinics, facilitate ailment development popularity, and point out care pathways. The medical quiz highlights universal pitfalls in analysis and administration and a word list and reference part supply info for entry to expert NF clinics through the united kingdom and internationally.

Written by means of specialists within the box Neurofibromatoses in medical Practice is a realistic consultant for experts in education and perform, basic practitioners and professional nurses.

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The Amygdaloid Nuclear Complex: Anatomic Study of the Human by Vincent Di Marino, Yves Etienne, Maurice Niddam

By Vincent Di Marino, Yves Etienne, Maurice Niddam

This well timed ebook permits clinicians of the apprehensive approach, who're more and more faced with degenerative and psychiatric ailments, to familiarize themselves with the cerebral amygdala and the anatomical buildings all for those pathologies. Its remarkable photographs of cerebral sections and dissections might help MRI experts to extra accurately research the particular photographs supplied via their consistently evolving equipment.

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An Illustrated Handbook of Flap-Raising Techniques by Kartik G. Krishnan

By Kartik G. Krishnan

This instruction manual is an introductory advisor to harvesting crucial workhorse
flaps of the torso and top and reduce extremities. Chapters are grouped into
separate sections according to the anatomic zone of the flaps. every one bankruptcy
details the serious medical details the health care professional must recognize to
effectively harvest flaps, delivering concise descriptions of the education,
incision, and dissection recommendations. distinct illustrations supplementing the
descriptions allow surgeons to completely comprehend the technical maneuvers of every
procedure.

Features:

  • Step-by-step descriptions of flap harvesting
    recommendations

  • Thorough dialogue of the proper vascular or
    neurovascular anatomy for every dissection
  • More than two hundred illustrations and schematics
    demonstrating key options
  • Consistent presentation in every one bankruptcy to facilitate
    reference and evaluation
  • Practical dialogue of universal pitfalls to organize
    the doctor for dealing with the entire diversity of situations within the medical atmosphere
  • Overview of basic suggestions, together with
    microvascular anatomy and styles of vasculature of sentimental tissue flaps,
    instrumentation, and microvascular and microneural suturing techniques

Providing
a stable starting place upon which to extra strengthen surgical talents, this ebook is an imperative source for citizens in plastic and reconstructive surgical procedure, trauma surgical procedure, orthopedics, and neurosurgery.

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Photographischer Atlas der Praktischen Anatomie by Walter Thiel

By Walter Thiel

Die brillanten Fotos von Walter Thiel sind einzigartig. Sie revolutionieren die makroskopische Anatomie, denn durch ein neuartiges Konservierungsverfahren behalten alle Gewebe ihre nat?rliche Farbe und Konsistenz. Die Pr?parate geben somit erstmals die wirkliche shape der Organe und die wahren r?umlichen Verh?ltnisse wieder. Die hervorragenden Fotos der minuti?sen Sektionen sind Kunstwerke von grosser Aussagekraft. Bei dieser Darstellung der topografischen Anatomie werden neben chirurgischen Zugangswegen auch die Funktionen der Gelenke in un?bertroffener Detailtreue dokumentiert. Der Atlas ist somit nicht nur f?r Anatomen und Pathologen von Interesse, sondern auch f?r chirurgisch t?tige ?rzte und alle, deren Arbeit eine r?umliche Vorstellung der menschlichen Anatomie erfordert.

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Imaging of Carotid Artery Stenosis by Bernhard Schaller

By Bernhard Schaller

Stroke is the 3rd prime reason behind demise and carotid atherosclerosis is the prime explanation for embolic stroke. lately, the necessity for a extra distinct research of atherosclerotic plaques has been under pressure. details past the measure of narrowing of the vessel lumen appears to be like fascinating and there's enormous call for for diagnostic methods that in particular determine rupture-prone, weak plaques because the such a lot widespread reason behind unexpected ischemic events.
This atlas is an updated reference paintings on imaging in carotid artery stenosis written through the world over renewed specialists. The authors take the reader step-by-step via illustrated descriptions of cutting-edge imaging thoughts that they've helped to improve, and show that those strategies are an important within the administration of sufferers. This publication covers all elements of imaging in carotid artery stenosis and offers an outlook to destiny features. The "take-home-messages" on the finish of every bankruptcy are a brief assist in day-by-day perform.

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