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Complications of Spine Surgery: Treatment and Prevention
     

Complications of Spine Surgery: Treatment and Prevention

by Howard S. An, Louis G. Jenis
 

ISBN-10: 0781757916

ISBN-13: 9780781757911

Pub. Date: 11/28/2005

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Written by internationally recognized experts, this book is a comprehensive, practical guide to prevention, recognition, and management of complications in spine surgery. Sections cover the cervical spine and the thoracolumbar/lumbosacral spine and discuss the full range of complications that may be encountered, including those associated with the newest

Overview

Written by internationally recognized experts, this book is a comprehensive, practical guide to prevention, recognition, and management of complications in spine surgery. Sections cover the cervical spine and the thoracolumbar/lumbosacral spine and discuss the full range of complications that may be encountered, including those associated with the newest technologies, procedures, and instrumentation.

Each chapter focuses on a specific type of problem and presents "how-to" strategies for avoiding and managing the problem in specific surgical procedures. Of special note are the detailed discussions of complications related to instrumentation. Each chapter includes extensive, up-to-date references. More than 150 illustrations complement the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781757911
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Pages:
235
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

CERVICAL SPINE

Anterior/Posterior Cervical Approaches
Jonathan S. Erulkar and Jonathan N. Grauer

Vascular Complications in Cervical Spine Surgery
Brian Kwon and Louis G. Jenis

Dysphagia/Esophageal Injuries
Tsai Tsung-Ting and D. Greg Anderson

Vocal Cord Paralysis After Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery
Daniel R. Fassett and Ronald I. Apfelbaum

Complications of Cervical Spine Surgery
Ashok Biyani and Matthew J. Robon

Postlaminectomy Kyphosis
Steven C. Zeiller and Todd J. Albert

Cervical Pseudarthrosis
Rick B. Delamarter, Ben B. Pradhan and Vikas V. Patel

Anterior/Posterior Cervical Instrumentation
Amir H. Fayyazi and Howard S. An

THORACOLUMBAR/LUMBOSACRAL SPINE

Complications of Anterior and Posterior Open Approaches to the Lumbar Spine
Raj D. Rao and Peeush Singhal

Complications of Open Anterior Instrumentation in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Michael W. Peelle and Lawrence G. Lenke

Posterior Instrumentation
Louis G. Jenis

Complications Related to Lumbar Pedicle Screw Instrumentation
Scott G. Tromanhauser and Joel W. Jenné

Neurological Injury in the Lumbar Spine
Mukund Gundanna and Jeffrey C. Wang

Lumbar Pseudarthrosis
S. Tim Yoon and Kai-Jow Tsai

Complications of Lumbosacral and Spinopelvic Fusion
Ali Moshirfar, Frank F. Rand, Louis G. Jenis and Robert J. Banco

Complications of Iliac Crest: Bone Graft Harvesting
David H. Kim, Yoon S. Chun, Alexander R. Vaccaro, Alan S. Hilibrand and Todd J. Albert

MISCELLANEOUS

Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation
Frank M. Phillips

The Management of Complications Associated with Treatment of Post-Traumatic Deformity of the Thoracolumbar Spine
Kern Singh, Alexander R. Vaccaro, Alberto Di Martino and Michael A. Pahl

Perioperative Morbidity
Gerard K. Jeong and Oheneba Boachie-Adjei

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