By Henri M. Duvernoy M. D. (auth.)
By Mark Shaya, Remi Nader, Jonathan Citow, Hamad Farhat, Abdulrahman Sabbagh
Neurosurgery Rounds: Questions and solutions is the 1st advisor devoted to getting ready citizens and clinical scholars for the not easy questions -- often called "pimping" within the vernacular -- they'll often come across on neurosurgery rotation. 9 succinct chapters absolutely disguise the elemental and scientific neurosciences in a handy Q & A structure that's excellent for self-study. brief solutions and motives appear without delay less than the inquiries to permit effortless analyzing at the pass. positive aspects - Over 1,600 questions and solutions quiz readers on a variety of neurosurgical themes - 30 situations -- additionally in an available Q & A structure -- major readers for scientific occasions - greater than one hundred fifty top of the range radiographs and anatomy drawings complement the textual content the precise dimension to slot in a lab coat pocket, this concise evaluate often is the consistent spouse of each scientific scholar on a neurosurgical rotation and each neurosurgery resident or common surgical procedure resident who must organize for rounds or examine for board examinations"--Provided through publisher Read more...
By The Cervical Spine Research Society Editorial Committee, Harry N. Herkowitz MD
Prepared by way of the Cervical backbone learn Society, this finished surgical atlas demonstrates the total variety of operative suggestions for treating cervical backbone issues. across the world popular specialists offer completely illustrated step by step directions on sufferer education, techniques to the cervical backbone, and all present decompression, graft, fixation, and stereotactic techniques.
The constant bankruptcy association permits easy accessibility to details. Chapters on ways hide limits of publicity; anatomy; risks; perioperative issues; working room setup; tools; positioning; pores and skin incisions; deep dissection; closure; and postoperative administration. Chapters on thoughts conceal indications/contraindications; benefits/limitations; advised technique; perioperative issues; working room setup; tools; biomechanical issues; procedure; and postoperative management.
By M.A. Marcolin, F. Padberg, W.P. Kaschka, W.F. Gattaz
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) used to be brought within the mid Eighties in medical neurophysiology to review the vital motor pathways. study has been exponentially elevated because, and lots of diversified tools for mind stimulation were thought of over the last decade. This e-book makes a speciality of transcranially utilized, non- or low-invasive interventions no longer requiring an implantable equipment, i.e. electroconvulsive treatment (ECT), repetitive TMS (rTMS) and transcranial direct present stimulation (tDCS). It presents an outstanding evaluate in this spectrum of interesting concepts. Many best specialists during this box have contributed to this e-book. A unmarried bankruptcy summarizes the cutting-edge in ECT. a sequence of chapters offers an outline on preclinical examine in animals and neuroimaging findings with rTMS and experiences the proof of efficacy and defense in a number of psychiatric problems (affective problems, schizophrenia and nervousness issues) additionally together with an editorial at the program of rTMS in nonpsychiatric illnesses, i.e. Parkinson’s affliction, stroke, ache and tinnitus. ultimately, separate stories speak about very fresh cutting edge methods within the box of rTMS, i.e. magnetic seizure remedy, theta burst stimulation and deep rTMS. This ebook will probably end up to be crucial studying not just to researchers during this box, but additionally to psychiatrists, neurologists and different clinicians who examine utilising those new equipment in scientific settings
By Yasuhiro Yonekawa, Yoshiharu Sakurai, Emanuela Keller, Tetsuya Tsukahara
In July 2004 experts in neurosurgery, neuroradiology, neurology and neurointensive care mentioned contemporary tendencies on the 2d Swiss eastern Joint convention on Cerebral Stroke surgical procedure, held in Zurich, Switzerland. New ideas have been labored out in the course of the convention and are released during this quantity. The publication starts off with the subject intracranial aneurysms, discussing microsurgical and endovascular remedy modalities, in addition to new surgical techniques. extra chapters care for the administration of unruptured aneurysms and with subarachnoid hemorrhage. sensible instructions for vasospasm remedy are given. including contributions approximately arteriovenous malformations and fistulas, cerebral revascularization strategies and surgical procedure regarding the intracranial venous method a complete evaluate approximately stroke surgical procedure is given with an interdisciplinary technique. The e-book could be of curiosity for all experts taken with treatment of cerebrovascular illness.
By Scott W. Atlas
Established because the prime textbook on imaging prognosis of mind and backbone issues, Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the mind and Spine is now in its Fourth version. This completely up-to-date two-volume reference grants state-of-the-art details on approximately each point of medical neuroradiology. specialist neuroradiologists, cutting edge well known MRI physicists, and skilled major scientific neurospecialists from around the world exhibit how one can generate cutting-edge pictures and outline diagnoses from the most important clinical/pathologic MR imaging correlations for neurologic, neurosurgical, and psychiatric ailments spanning fetal CNS anomalies to problems of the getting older mind. Highlights of this version comprise over 6,800 photos of exceptional caliber, extra colour photographs, and new info utilizing complex concepts, together with perfusion and diffusion MRI and useful MRI.
A spouse site will provide the totally searchable textual content and a picture bank.
By D.G. Kim, L.D. Lunsford
Fresh options combining a number of modalities have spread out a complete new box of mind metastasis administration concentrating on ailment keep an eye on. The administration of mind metastasis nowa days isn't any longer constrained to palliation yet seeks maintenance of lifestyles caliber and never purely lengthy survival. updated guidance and the most elements of mind metastasis administration in addition to useful issues on the best way to care for tough events in day-by-day scientific perform are awarded. Epidemiology and biology and diverse potent remedy tools comparable to surgical procedure, radiosurgery, radiation treatment and chemotherapy are good defined. each one bankruptcy encompasses huge stories and provides vast views on particular themes by means of the main popular personages who've regularly proven their excellence during this speedily progressing box. This booklet comprises the most up-tp-date details at the figuring out of mind metastasis administration. it really is beneficial interpreting for neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists and radiation oncologists who're trying to find the easiest all-round remedy for his or her sufferers.
By Kenzo Uchida, Masaya Nakamura, Hiroshi Ozawa, Shinsuke Katoh, Yoshiaki Toyama
Neuroprotection and Regeneration of the Spinal wire comprehensively covers the newest examine within the box of spinal wire damage. the 1st a part of this booklet makes a speciality of the newest animal versions and clinically orientated paintings, offering broad info on morphological components and, biomechanical research, as well as the mechanism of practical restoration. The publication is going directly to offer info on scientific relevance introducing research of spinal twine accidents utilizing MRI and puppy. Edited via well known specialists within the box, this booklet will offer scientific physicians, simple researchers and postgraduate scholars with necessary perception into the state of the art learn and growth within the box of spinal twine damage, remedy and repair.
By O. D. Wiestler, U. Schlegel, J. Schramm (auth.), Prof. Dr. O. D. Wiestler, Dr. U. Schlegel, Prof. Dr. J. Schramm (eds.)
Tumors of the anxious process signify a tricky healing problem. in the course of contemporary years, colossal development has been made in characterizing genetic mechnisms interested in the formation of mind tumors. there's a lot of wish that an knowing of the molecular foundation of transformation will finally result in particular healing techniques. during this volume,leading experts in either molecular and scientific neuro-oncology summarize contemporary advancements of their respective fields. the 1st a part of the publication will specialise in particular molecular genetic defects in neural tumors and their power medical value. half supplies an replace on confirmed and novel remedy regimens for sufferers with mind tumors. a number of contributions will show that molecular and medical neuro-oncology are already entangled. With its detailed blend of molecular organic and scientific information, this quantity offers easy researchers and scientific neuroscientists with a finished replace in either disciplines.
By Ossama Al-Mefty
This e-book is equipped and good written; it's going to
make a very good addition to any own, clinical, or health facility library
collection. -- Otology & Neurotology
Controversies in Neurosurgery II displays real-world occasions
where a number of therapies are usually thought of for tough
neurosurgical instances. each one bankruptcy starts with a gap case within which specialists
describe the professionals and cons of alternative remedy methodologies and operative
techniques, supporting neurosurgeons choose the easiest therapy plan for person
patients of their perform. it really is educated with the services of greater than a hundred
of the world’s preeminent neurosurgeons.
- Experts from around the globe supply
their critiques on greater than 20 debatable “hot” themes in neurosurgery,
including a dialogue approximately no matter if transcranial or endoscopic techniques are
the better choice for resecting colloid cysts and a full of life debate approximately
the optimum remedy of huge ophthalmic artery aneurysms
treatment concepts are awarded concisely in a single quantity, in order that
neurosurgeons don’t need to spend time consulting different sources
moderators’ end on the finish of every bankruptcy explains the clinical
evidence in regards to the case and synthesizes the perspectives awarded
Neurosurgery II might be precious through neurosurgeons and neurosurgery citizens as
well as through neurologists and neuroradiologists and should be a key quantity of their
medical libraries for years to come.