By Steven Meyers
Authored through well known neuroradiologist Steven P. Meyers, Differential analysis in Neuroimaging: backbone is a stellar consultant for deciding on and diagnosing cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral backbone anomalies in keeping with place and neuroimaging effects. The succinct textual content displays greater than 25 years of hands-on event gleaned from complex education and teaching citizens and fellows in radiology, neurosurgery, and orthopaedic surgical procedure. The top of the range MRI, CT, and X-ray photos were accrued over Dr. Meyers's long profession, proposing an unsurpassed visible studying device.
The certain 'three-column desk plus photographs' structure is straightforward to include into medical perform, atmosphere this e-book except greater, disease-oriented radiologic tomes. This format permits readers to fast realize and examine abnormalities according to high-resolution images.
- Tabular columns prepared by way of anatomical abnormality contain imaging findings and a precis of key scientific facts that correlates to the images
- Congenital/developmental abnormalities, spinal deformities, and bought pathologies in either kids and adults
- Lesions geared up by way of area together with dural, intradural extramedullary, extra-dural, and sacrum
- More than six hundred figures illustrate the radiological visual appeal of spinal tumors, lesions, deformities, and injuries
- Spinal twine imaging for the analysis of intradural intramedullary lesions and spinal trauma
This visually wealthy source is a must have diagnostic device for trainee and practising radiologists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, physiatrists, and orthopaedic surgeons who specialise in treating spine-related stipulations. The hugely useful structure makes it excellent for day-by-day rounds, in addition to a strong examine advisor for physicians getting ready for board exams.
By Nicolas Hardt
The booklet covers the total scope of traumatology within the vital border zone among the neuro- and viscerocranium. It makes a speciality of diagnostic operation making plans and the interdisciplinary administration of craniofacial accidents.
In the 1st half, the category and epidemiology of craniofacial fractures are defined and particular difficulties are mentioned. the second one half bargains with radiologic diagnostics and simple neurosurgical measures. the most a part of the e-book covers operative ideas and a step by step description of demanding and delicate tissue reconstruction after craniofacial trauma. issues of craniofacial accidents and overdue reconstruction of craniofacial defects, together with computer-assisted making plans, are coated within the ultimate part.
By John S. Oghalai, Colin L. W. Driscoll
Long awaited, this tremendous surgical atlas covers all features of neuro-otology and lateral cranium base techniques in comprehensively intimately. The lavishly illustrated step by step consultant is written by way of American specialists to make sure continuity among issues. The textual content is very established with step by step rationalization of every surgery and counsel and strategies sections in addition to a PEARLS part in every one bankruptcy. greater than 2 hundred exceptional art illustrations describe every one surgery with approximately six hundred extra intraoperative images with CT and MRI photographs to coach particular case examples. this provides an entire academic event for the cranium base medical professional in education and a radical reference for the skilled surgeon.
By G.T. Szeifert, D. Kondziolka, M. Levivier, L.D. Lunsford
As a result large medical event that has been amassed in radiosurgery, it kind of feels well timed to discover and method out systematically pathological basics at the impact of targeted irradiation. the higher knowing of radiobiology will increase the results of radiosurgical techniques. popular specialists from world wide talk about the baselines of pathology and radiobiology, scientific actual ideas, dose prescription guidance, present radiosurgical strategies, complicated laptop expertise and up to date imaging tools in radiosurgery. during this specific quantity the main pioneering function is the parallel dialogue of medical radiosurgical effects with basic pathological findings following high-dose targeted irradiation. issues diversity from benign and malignant mind tumors, vascular malformations, sensible issues, ocular and spinal radiosurgery, interstitial brachytherapy to experimental efforts. This booklet provides neurosurgeons, radiosurgeons, radiologists, pathologists, clinical physicists, neurologists, oncologists, ophthalmologists, otolaryngologists in addition to nuclear drugs and clinical details expertise specialists a great knowing of the most recent improvement of pathological basics and new developments in radiosurgery.
By Kenichi Oishi, Andreia V. Faria, Peter C M van Zijl, Susumu Mori
MRI Atlas of Human White subject offers an atlas to the human mind at the foundation of T 1-weighted imaging and diffusion tensor imaging. A common historical past on magnetic resonance imaging is supplied, in addition to the fundamentals of diffusion tensor imaging. an outline of the rules and barriers in utilizing this technique in fiber monitoring is incorporated.
This e-book describes the middle white-matter buildings, in addition to the superficial white topic, the deep grey topic, and the cortex. It additionally offers a 3-dimensional reconstruction and atlas of the mind white-matter tracts. The Montreal Neurological Institute coordinates, that are the main common, are followed during this ebook because the basic coordinate method. The Talairach coordinate procedure is used because the secondary coordinate method. in line with magnetic resonance imaging and diffusion tensor imaging, the e-book bargains an entire segmentation of 220 white-matter and gray-matter constructions with boundaries.
- Visualization of mind white topic anatomy through 3D diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) contrasts and complements dating of anatomy to function
- Full segmentation of a hundred and seventy+ mind areas extra truly defines constitution barriers than prior point-and-annotate anatomical labeling, and connectivity is mapped in a fashion no longer supplied via conventional atlases
- Electronic documents with viewing software program might be made to be had through CD and/or BrainNavigator, permitting readers entry to uncooked photo files
By B. L. Bauer (auth.), Prof. Dr. Bernhard L. Bauer, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Mario Brock, Prof. Dr. Margareta Klinger (eds.)
Advances in Neurosurgery 22 is dedicated to 3 major subject matters, the 1st one being Cerebellar Infarcts. Following the creation with the microsurgical anatomy and the neuropathology of cerebellar infarction, the indication for operative therapy and its effects are then mentioned. The neuroradiological therapy with neighborhood and antifibrinolytic treatment for vertebrobasilar occlusion completes this part. The administration and surgical methods to some of the varieties of midline lesions are then offered. distinctive curiosity is focused on minimum invasive endoscopic neurosurgery (MIEN), (intraventricular tumors, optic pathway gliomas, endoscopic brainstem tumors and vascular malformations). in addition the designated gear and fields of symptoms are greatly mentioned.
By Diana Cardenas MD MHA, Vernon W. Lin MD PhD, Christopher M. Bono MD, Frederick S. Frost MD, Margaret C. Hammond MD, Laurie B. Lindblom MD, Inder Parkash MD MS FRCS FACS, Stevens A. Stiens MD MS, Robert M. Woolsey MD
A Doody's middle name 2012
The completely revised Second Edition of this authoritative reference maintains to outline the traditional of deal with the sector of spinal wire drugs. Encompassing all the illnesses and issues which could a!ect the correct functioning of the spinal twine or spinal nerves, this entire quantity offers a cutting-edge evaluate of the rules of care and most sensible practices for restoring functionality and caliber of lifestyles to sufferers with spinal twine injuries.
Expert participants from a number of disciplines conceal themes starting from acute scientific and surgical administration of particular difficulties to state of the art learn, bladder, bowel and sexual disorder, neurologic and musculoskeletal concerns, complex rehabilitation concepts and applied sciences, sensible results, and psychosocial care. whereas finished in scope, Spinal wire Medicine deals useful advice for physicians and different healthiness care execs concerned about the administration of people with SCI, a number of sclerosis, and different spinal wire problems. The Second Edition has been thoroughly up-to-date to totally mirror present technology and perform. each one part has been re-ordered to higher current details and the Second Edition brings in lots of new authors and subject matters, extra diagrams, illustrations, and tables to solidify options, and includes 18 completely new chapters.
Spinal twine medication: ideas and Practice, Second Edition, displays the breadth and intensity of this multi-faceted distinctiveness. related to over one hundred fifty authors from greater than 20 fields of medication, it's a relied on reference for an individual who works with spinal wire sufferers and strives to carry enhanced medical care and enhance outcomes.
By Harry N. Herkowitz MD, Jiří Dvořák MD, Gordon R. Bell MD, Margareta Nordin DirSci, Dieter Grob MD
The reputable booklet of the foreign Society for the research of the Lumbar backbone, this quantity is the main authoritative and updated reference at the lumbar backbone. This variation offers extra stability among uncomplicated technological know-how and medical fabric and has been thoroughly reorganized for simple reference.
New chapters conceal gene treatment, results review, and possible choices to standard nonoperative therapy. The editors have additionally additional chapters on practise for surgical procedure, surgical methods, spinal instrumentation, and bone grafts. Chapters on particular issues have a constant structure—definition, average heritage, actual exam, imaging, nonoperative remedy, operative remedy, postoperative administration, result of surgical procedure, and complications.
By John L. Fox
The writer John L. Fox stocks his a long time of educating and surgical procedure via greater than 300 illustrations and images (including over 100 in color). Dr. Fox has released many works on neuroscience and scientific neurosurgery and is famous for his colour pictures of stay neurosurgical anatomy as seen during the working microscope. old concepts, instrumentation and positioning, photographic suggestions, cranial anatomy and the cranial flap, and intracranial anatomy as obvious from the frontolateral or pterional method are in actual fact mentioned and illustrated from the working (right sided) surgeons' standpoint. The operations noticeable during this atlas for the most half contain aneurysms and a few tumors. Directed towards neurosurgeons, neuroscientists, and anatomists, the e-book is meant to function an atlas of anatomy in addition to a consultant to medical neurosurgery.