By Hrayr K. Shahinian (auth.)
To date, greater than 3 thousand mind and cranium base tumors, in addition to a variety of vascular difficulties, were taken care of by utilizing complicated, absolutely endoscopic, minimally invasive surgical strategies. In Endoscopic cranium Base Surgery, Dr. Hrayr okay. Shahinian, director of the cranium Base Institute, compiles those innovations. hugely particular and amply illustrated by means of over 600 colour images whole with a compendium of the mandatory surgical tools, the step by step working room methods supply a definitive advisor to the tough but crucial artwork of cranium base surgery.
Comprehensive and concise, Endoscopic cranium Base Surgery is perfect for all surgical experts and people education to develop into experts who desire to achieve a brand new device within the noble, on-going explanation for saving lives.
By Horst Urbach
MRI can play an immense position in determining and localizing epileptogenic foci. This ebook goals to supply the medical and imaging details required so one can come to a decision even if an MRI test is acceptable and if it is prone to be adequate to realize a lesion. the 1st a part of the ebook provides history info on epilepsy sufferers and explains tips to practice an MRI exam. unique cognizance is paid to practical MRI and post-processing, and the exam of subcategories of sufferers is usually mentioned. the second one a part of the ebook then records the MRI findings acquired within the complete diversity of epileptogenic lesions due to top of the range pictures. all through, emphasis is put on guiding the reader within the right interpretation of the imaging findings. either radiologists and referring physicians will locate this ebook to be an integral advisor to the optimum use of MRI in epilepsy.
By Bruce E. Pollock
"Guiding Neurosurgery by means of proof" offers its readers with a succinct assessment of up to date neurosurgical perform while evaluated via evidence-based medication criteria. It starts with an creation of the concept that and ideas of evidence-based medication. the following chapters tackle the subjects of mind tumor epidemiology, benign grownup mind tumors, pediatric neurosurgery, endovascular therapy of cerebrovascular issues, lumbar backbone surgical procedure, minimally invasive backbone surgical procedure, stereotactic radiosurgery, trauma, and the therapy of persistent discomfort problems by way of neurostimulation. each one bankruptcy summarizes the to be had literature and grades it in response to the standard of the proof. furthermore, this publication highlights not just the usefulness of evidence-based drugs in neurosurgical perform, but in addition its barriers with reference to neurosurgical problems which are often infrequent and consequently very unlikely to judge in randomized scientific trials. Neurological surgeons and neurologists, either training physicians and citizens in education, will locate during this e-book beneficial information regarding the perform of the several neurosurgical subspecialties by means of evidence-based drugs criteria.
By Neil D. Kitchen, Guy McKhann, Hadi Manji
This illustrated color assessment covers all facets of neurology and neurosurgery together with: dystonia, tremor, akinetic inflexible syndrome (Parkinsonian conditions), infectious illnesses, headache, mind tumors, demyelinating affliction, epilepsy, neuro-ophthalmology, peripheral neuropathy, scientific neurophysiology, pituitary, coma, neurogenetics, surgical process, hydrocephalus, AVM/aneurysm, discomfort and trigeminal neuralgia, head harm, spinal damage, stroke and neuroradiology. The editors and contributing authors all focus on neurology and/or neurosurgery. The publication is geared toward execs in pr. Read more...
summary: This illustrated color evaluation covers all elements of neurology and neurosurgery together with: dystonia, tremor, akinetic inflexible syndrome (Parkinsonian conditions), infectious ailments, headache, mind tumors, demyelinating illness, epilepsy, neuro-ophthalmology, peripheral neuropathy, medical neurophysiology, pituitary, coma, neurogenetics, surgical method, hydrocephalus, AVM/aneurysm, soreness and trigeminal neuralgia, head damage, spinal harm, stroke and neuroradiology. The editors and contributing authors all focus on neurology and/or neurosurgery. The e-book is aimed toward execs in pr
By Augusto Caraceni, Angelo Sghirlanzoni, Fabio Simonetti
Anche se gli ultimi anni hanno visto uno sviluppo tumultuoso della ricerca oncologica, i tumori restano l. a. causa di morte del 30% degli italiani. Gli avanzamenti terapeutici facilitano l. a. guarigione e prolungano los angeles vita, ma proprio in line with questo rendono pi? evidenti gli effetti indesiderati delle terapie e complicazioni delle neoplasie prima meno frequenti; in molti casi il danno da trattamento, piuttosto che quello dovuto alla neoplasia primitiva, diventa il principale azzardo consistent with l. a. qualit? della vita e l. a. sopravvivenza dei pazienti. Questo quantity, insieme necessario e nuovo nel landscape della letteratura medica italiana, ne prende atto e presenta una revisione aggiornata e completa delle patologie del sistema nervoso centrale e periferico affiliate ai tumori e al loro trattamento. Scopo del quantity ? di presentare un approccio integrato tra specialisti che deve vedere il neurologo e l’oncologo in dialogo, e in grado di sviluppare una nuova capacit? clinica super-specialistica los angeles neuro-oncologia . Molti sono gli esperti che hanno contribuito alla sua preparazione mettendo in comune conoscenze su temi che variano dalle complicazioni metastatiche, a quelle della terapia chirurgica dei tumori, della radio- e chemio-terapia, alle sindromi paraneoplastiche, alla terapia del dolore, al delirium e alle alterazioni affettive affiliate alla malattia. Il libro si rivolge in particolare a neurologi, oncologi, palliativisti e chirurghi, ma ? certamente utile ai medici di medicina generale e a tutti gli operatori che sono quotidianamente coinvolti nell’impegnativa opera di prendersi cura dei pazienti oncologici.
By Alexandra J. Golby
Image-Guided Neurosurgery presents readers with an replace at the progressive advancements in imaging and visualization in relation to neurosurgery. From the improvement of the pneumoencephalogram, to the working microscope, to pass sectional imaging with CT and later MRI, to stereotaxy and neuronavigation, the facility to imagine the pathology and surrounding neural buildings has been the riding issue major surgical innovation and more desirable outcomes.
The booklet offers a finished reference at the software of up to date imaging applied sciences utilized in neurosurgery. particular innovations mentioned comprise mind biopsies, mind tumor resection, deep mind stimulation, and extra.
The ebook is perfect for neurosurgeons, interventional radiologists, neurologists, psychiatrists, and radiologists, in addition to technical specialists in imaging, photo research, desktop technological know-how, and biomedical engineering.
- A complete reference on image-guided neurosurgery
- Includes insurance of neuronavigation in cranial surgical procedure and complicated imaging, together with practical imaging, adoption of intra-operative MRI and rising technologies
- Covers all image-guided neurosurgery instruments, together with robot surgical devices
- Ideal reference for themes in terms of neurosurgery, imaging, stereotaxis, radiosurgery, radiology, epilepsy, MRI, using scientific robotics, lasers, and more
By Kenneth W. Lindsay, Ian Bone, Geraint Fuller
New version of a hugely profitable illustrated consultant to neurology and neurosurgery for scientific scholars and junior doctors.
Updated and revised in all parts the place there were advancements in realizing of neurological affliction and in neurological and neurosurgical administration. This revision has additionally included present directions, really techniques from nationwide Institute for well-being and medical Excellence (NICE).
By Vincent Di Marino
L’ouvrage est divis? en deux events : 1 : L’anatomie macroscopique du syst?me nerveux critical permet de revisiter ses events constitutives avec des pictures de dissection inhabituelles, rarement montr?es dans les ouvrages classiques.2 : Cette partie constitue l’essentiel de l’ouvrage. Elle permet de montrer les constructions internes du syst?me nerveux significant et leurs rapports intimes, ? l’aide de coupes s?ri?es dans les three plans de l’espace. Outre le fait que les photographies sont de grande qualit?, le proc?d? d?couvert et utilis? par les auteurs se comporte comme un v?ritable r?v?lateur des constructions nerveuses, magnifiant les superbes photographs de l’atlas. L’utilisation du plan de CAMPER comme plan r?f?rant, permet de plus, l’obtention de coupes jusque l? r?alisables seulement par des reconstructions d’images. Au overall, il s’agit d’un tr?s bel atlas du syst?me nerveux imperative, d’un pr?cieux secours pour l’interpr?tation des donn?es de l’imagerie enc?phalique et tr?s agr?able ? consulter.
By Ricardo Ramina MD PhD, Marcos Soares Tatagiba MD PhD
This publication covers all elements of the prognosis and remedy of tumors of the jugular foramen – cranial base lesions that current specific diagnostic and administration problems and stay tough to take away regardless of advances in surgical procedure and interventional neuroradiology. The authors have built novel options and surgical strategies in relation to administration of the facial nerve, reconstruction of the cranial base, and resection of enormous tumors with intra- and extracranial extension. those strategies, in addition to anatomic reviews in cadavers, are offered via surgical pictures, illustrations, and video clips. Tumors of the Jugular Foramen could be of curiosity to all experts occupied with the administration of those not easy tumors, together with neurosurgeons, ENT surgeons, neuroradiologists, neurologists, neurointensivists, radiotherapists, oncologists, and physiotherapists.
By David Goldenberg, Bradley Goldstein
First position Winner 2012 IBPA Ben Franklin AwardsThe review-style structure and breadth of themes during this textual content make it an exceptional selection for either citizens and more matured otolaryngologists who may want a top quality pocket reference ebook. - Elena B. Willis, MDOverall, this density of data in this type of moveable dimension makes guide of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgical procedure a very good selection for these searching for a cellular reference...highly urged. - MedicalScienceBooks.comEvery resident, fellow, and clinician, with sufferers within the gigantic box of head, neck and facial surgical procedure will surely take pleasure in this medical guide - an excellent contribution - eu magazine of Plastic SurgeryDesigned to slot in your lab coat pocket, instruction manual of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck surgical procedure is either a accomplished resource of data and a very easily transportable scientific reference. The specialist authors offer designated but concise insurance of the full distinctiveness, together with otology, audiology, rhinology, laryngology, head and neck melanoma, the thyroid and parathyroid, common otolaryngology, pediatric otolaryngology, facial plastic and reconstructive surgical procedure, and more.Each bankruptcy completely addresses a unique scientific challenge, starting with an inventory of key positive aspects and a piece on epidemiology, by way of symptoms, differential diagnoses, an evidence of the way to behavior the actual examination, imaging, labs, therapies, attainable results, and follow-up.FeaturesThe such a lot whole assurance of the sphere at present to be had wherever: includes one hundred sixty chapters in seven sections plus3 convenient appendices Succinct define structure allows swift reference in scientific events quite a few cross-references and an in depth index make discovering wanted info quickly and simple TNM staging information - reflecting the present AJCC/UICC criteria - supplementations all cancer-related chapters hugely priceless appendices comprise complete colour drawings of the cranial nerves, tips about whilst and the way to accomplish emergency strategies, and moreThis hassle-free guide is a vital source for each resident, fellow, and clinician in otolaryngology - head and neck surgical procedure, facial plastic and reconstructive surgical procedure, and in any self-discipline that calls for a great realizing of otolaryngology-related concerns.