Fundamentals of Operative Techniques in Neurosurgery

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Thieme, Jan 1, 2011 - Medical - 918 pages
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Praise for the previous edition:The editors...know the needs of residents at a 'grass-root level'...An easily accessible source of information for residents in training.--Journal of NeurosurgeryThe only portable handbook on operative techniques in neurosurgery, this step-by-step guide offers unparalleled coverage of every major operative procedure seen in daily practice. Concise chapters hold key clinical information on indications, preoperative planning, intraoperative technique, postoperative care, and complications, with insights and advice from renowned experts representing every main specialty in the field.Features:
  • Detailed coverage of all common neurosurgery procedures
  • Over 40 new chapters featuring the latest information on intradural nerve sheath tumors, ulnar nerve submuscular transposition, lambdoid synostosis, radiosurgery for skull base lesions, and much more
  • Succinct bullet-point format for quick and easy reference
  • Management pearls at the end of every chapter highlight and expand on each procedure
  • Nearly 200 new drawings emphasize key surgical steps
  • A reliable companion to Greenbergs Handbook, the second edition of Fundamentals of Operative Techniques in Neurosurgery is a must-have resource for those in training or for anyone who provides mentorship or support in the field of neurosurgery.
     

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    Contents

    7Dolenc Approach
    Charles J Prestigiacomo
    8Superior ParietalLobule Approach

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    About the author (2011)

    Bennett M. Stein Professor and Vice-Chairman for Clinical Affairs, Dept. of Neurological Surgery; Director, Cerebrovascular Research Laboratory; Surgical Director, Neuro-Intensive Care Unit; Columbia University Medical Center; New York, NY, USA

    Florence Irving Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery; Department of Neurological Surgery; Columbia University Medical Center; New York, NY, USA

    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Vice Chair and Chief of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA Vice Chair, Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

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