Neurosurgery: principles and practice by Moore A.J.

By Moore A.J.

This article is a compilation by means of a college of across the world well-known specialist authors to supply info at the easy wisdom and medical administration required for optimum care of neurosurgical sufferers. The textual content is an updated synopsis of the sphere of neurosurgery from a world viewpoint which covers the commonest scientific stipulations encountered by way of neurosurgeons. The chapters are geared up lower than wide themes together with investigative experiences, perioperative care, the function of more recent strategies, administration of tumors, vascular and demanding lesions. extra subject matters are then coated together with pediatrics, backbone and peripheral nerve lesions, in addition to useful neurosurgery and infections. Neurosurgery is an invaluable device for neurosurgeons to refer to for either easy and extra refined info and systems. This booklet provides an up to date overseas point of view on crucial issues for neurosurgery for board tests and certification.

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Rapid Neurology and Neurosurgery by Kumar Abhinav

By Kumar Abhinav

Rapid Neurology and Neurosurgery is a needs to for all clinical scholars and junior medical professionals - it's a quickly and simple on-the-ward or hospital reference and the ideal revision software for these forthcoming finals, undergraduate neurology and neurosurgery examinations, and the club of Royal collage of Surgeons (MRCS) examinations.

It offers a concise, based method of neurology and neurosurgery studying, overlaying key evidence in an easy and noteworthy way:
Part I - The Basics - positive aspects the elemental ideas and proof crucial for an excellent realizing of neurology and neurosurgery and contains sections on correct neuroanatomy; neurological historical past and exam; and investigations together with neurophysiology and neuroradiology. MRI and CT scans are incorporated in the course of the text.
Part II - court cases: nose to nose with the patient - positive aspects OSCE-style and the viva-voce exam guidance and has chapters on offering court cases with appropriate and chosen inquiries to ask for constructing the differential diagnoses (presented in a desk) with uncomplicated investigations and management.
Part III - stipulations: using the basics - provides very important scientific stipulations with sections on definition; epidemiology; aetiology; associations/risk components; pathology; background; exam; investigations; administration; issues; analysis and a listing of differential diagnoses often in a desk with normal scientific details and distinguishing info to exclude the choice diagnoses.

Each bankruptcy additionally contains key issues to recollect and highlights key facts.

Rapid Neurology and Neurosurgery includes merely the basic, center, and correct proof in a concise, pocket-sized, 'rapid' refresher supplying an intensive starting place of neurology and neurosurgery wisdom permitting you to excel within the examinations.

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Handbook on Cerebral Venous Thrombosis (Frontiers of by V. Caso, G Agnelli

By V. Caso, G Agnelli

Cerebral veins include approximately 70 in line with cent of the whole cerebral blood quantity, yet cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) happens a few thousand occasions much less usually than arterial stroke. CVT impacts in general teenagers and kids, and in approximately one sector of instances the reason continues to be unknown. Written via overseas specialists, this book is facing epidemiology, hazard elements, coagulation problems, medical presentation - in particular targeting headache, present neuroradiological remedy, problems and long term analysis of CVT. The ebook covers the whole spectrum of CVT pathogenesis and gives a brand new and potent method of increase prior analysis, realize new threat elements and to spot the main critical manifestations, which require extra competitive treatments.Neurologists, interventional neuroradiologists, neurosurgeons, and all physicians who're enthusiastic about the care of sufferers with CVT will welcome this book as an invaluable and up to date medical advisor.

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Vascular Anatomy of the Spinal Cord: Radioanatomy as the Key by Armin K. Thron

By Armin K. Thron

This publication systematically describes the angioarchitecture of the spinal wire. Microradiographs of superficial and intrinsic arterial offer and venous drainage styles give you the anatomical foundation had to comprehend spinal vascular issues. those publish mortem reports are supplemented through scientific spinal angiographies and case studies.

Rapid advances in imaging expertise have facilitated the answer of many diagnostic difficulties relating illnesses of the backbone and spinal wire. yet this can be much less precise for vascular illnesses of the spinal twine or ailments secondarily concerning them. additionally, effectively utilizing interventional methods or open surgical procedure nonetheless calls for a profound wisdom of the vascular anatomy concerned. consequently, a becoming call for for education during this precise box has develop into obvious over the past 25 years, making development of this data in all Neuro-Specialities facing diagnostic and healing difficulties of spinal issues a hugely fascinating aim.

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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 earlier editions:

I am convinced that this moment variation of Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery will stay the traditional textual content for citizens, experts, and attendings the area over.-- Journal of Neurosurgery

Lavishly illustrated and eminently readable, this publication may still discover a position in each pediatric neurosurgeons library. -- Pediatric Neurosurgery

Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition is a very revised version of the main authoritative advisor to the administration of pediatric neurosurgical issues encountered in medical perform. Written by means of leaders within the box, it offers pediatric neurosurgeons with a transparent realizing of the present criteria of perform and remedy within the subspecialty.

Key Features:

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

This ebook is a vital reference for all citizens and practitioners in pediatric neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.

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Manual of Temporal Bone Exercises by Henning Hildmann, Holger Sudhoff, Stefan Dazert, Rudolf

By Henning Hildmann, Holger Sudhoff, Stefan Dazert, Rudolf Hagen

This lavishly illustrated handbook contains remarkable art and gives a distinct assessment of all vital buildings of, and surgical ideas for, the center ear and the temporal bone, including:

  • Outer points of the temporal bone
  • Mastoid preparations
    • Mastoidectomy
    • Posterior tympanotomy
    • Cochleostomy
    • Facial nerve decompression
    • Mastoid cavity
    • Labyrinthectomy
  • Middle ear preparations
    • Exercises in tympanoplasty
  • Approaches to the interior auditory canal
  • Topographical experiences of the temporal bone

This handbook presents the reader with the data essential to begin working on sufferers. It additionally helps specialists to enhance and train their skills.

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Neurosurgery Knowledge Update : A Comprehensive Review by Robert Harbaugh, Christopher I. Shaffrey, William T.

By Robert Harbaugh, Christopher I. Shaffrey, William T. Couldwell, Mitchel S. Berger

Certification from the yank Board of Neurological Surgeons (ABNS) is the top-rated for certification of neurosurgeons working towards within the U.S. this article is the main updated board overview advisor for neurosurgeons. It positive aspects real situations, over three hundred fine quality illustrations and photographs, medical overviews, and a Q and A that mimics the ABNS examination format.Uniquely certified as esteemed specialists in organized Read more...

summary: Certification from the yank Board of Neurological Surgeons (ABNS) is the top-quality for certification of neurosurgeons working towards within the U.S. this article is the main updated board evaluate advisor for neurosurgeons. It good points genuine instances, over three hundred top quality illustrations and pictures, medical overviews, and a Q and A that mimics the ABNS examination format.Uniquely certified as esteemed specialists in equipped neurosurgery in addition to prior or current administrators of the ABNS, the editors have compiled a e-book of outstanding intensity and scope. With contributions from most sensible neurosurgeons in every one subspecial

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Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring by Aage R. Møller

By Aage R. Møller

The ideal authority on intraoperative neurophysiological tracking (IOM) offers in a brand new version a complete, up to date reference on IOM concepts and their anatomical and physiological foundation. Dr. M?ller bargains theoretical and functional counsel concerning electrophysiological recordings within the working room, the way to interpret the consequences, and the way to provide them to the health professional. additionally, the writer has additional new fabric at the tracking of the spinal motor method, of sensory platforms, of peripheral nerves, and in cranium base surgical procedure. integrated are tools for steering the health care professional in operations, resembling microvascular decompression, implantation of electrodes for deep mind stimulation, fix of peripheral nerves and for placement of electrodes for auditory prostheses.

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Tumors of the Pediatric Central Nervous System by Robert F Keating, James Tait Goodrich, Roger Packer

By Robert F Keating, James Tait Goodrich, Roger Packer

Praise for the 1st edition:
A extraordinary evaluation ... each one bankruptcy is definitely written and concise ... offers a succinct precis of the scientific, radiological, and pathological beneficial properties of every tumor ... an invaluable reference for the therapy of pediatric significant frightened process tumors. -- Journal of Neurosurgery

Tumors of the Pediatric imperative fearful approach, moment Edition, presents readers with either clinical administration and surgical views at the scientific, pathological, and radiological diagnoses and therapy of pediatric CNS tumors. It comprises whole assurance of the most recent diagnostic and administration ideas, cutting-edge applied sciences, and tendencies within the surgical procedure of pediatric tumors.

Highlights of the second one Edition:

  • Contains 19 new chapters on such subject matters as fresh advances within the cytogenetics and molecular biology of pediatric mind tumors, gangliogliomas and miscellaneous spinal wire tumors in childrens, post-chemotherapy morbidity, and lots of more
  • Addresses the real problems with long term power therapy of pediatric tumor sufferers and comparable final result measures
  • Includes precis bins and tables that distill quite a lot of details for speedy review
  • Written by way of editors and participants who're world-renowned specialists within the box of pediatric neurosurgery and oncology

Neurosurgeons, neurologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists, and pediatricians taking care of sufferers with tumors of the relevant anxious method will locate this ebook to be a necessary source that they're going to time and again seek advice as they try to reinforce sufferer care.

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Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations by Philip E. Stieg, H. Hunt Batjer, Duke Samson

By Philip E. Stieg, H. Hunt Batjer, Duke Samson

Providing specialist strategies and chosen colour illustrations, this consultant furnishes readers with cutting-edge info at the pathophysiology, analysis, evaluate, and remedy of AVMs. delivering a multidisciplinary process, this e-book spans a big selection of healing recommendations and surgical methods with step by step shows of every technique lined within the textual content.

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