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Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors: Advanced Management and Operative Techniques
     

Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors: Advanced Management and Operative Techniques

by Christopher P Ames, Stefano Boriani, Rahul Jandial
 

ISBN-10: 1576263134

ISBN-13: 9781576263136

Pub. Date: 12/13/2013

Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers, Incorporated

In the last decade, research has led to dramatic advancements for treating spinal cord tumors and has confirmed the importance of radical surgery for primary bone tumors and the role of multidisciplinary treatment for metastatic tumors and sarcomas. Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors: Advanced Management and Operative Techniques is the first textbook to

Overview

In the last decade, research has led to dramatic advancements for treating spinal cord tumors and has confirmed the importance of radical surgery for primary bone tumors and the role of multidisciplinary treatment for metastatic tumors and sarcomas. Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors: Advanced Management and Operative Techniques is the first textbook to combine these cutting-edge developments from the forefront of medical oncology and radiosurgery with information on the most advanced procedures to reflect the latest trends, techniques, and information. The result is a comprehensive work that is current, clinically relevant, and filled with valuable insights that will change the way you treat spinal cord tumors.

Comprehensive Coverage
Divided into four parts, the book begins with fundamentals and includes chapters on anatomy, neuroradiology, heavy particle radiation, and radiosurgery, as well as rehabilitation and plastic surgery considerations for primary reconstruction. Part II focuses on oncology and includes chapters on site-specific disease and information about the prognosis and treatment of specific tumors. Part III contains comprehensive clinical chapters on a wide range of operative techniques used for treating and resecting primary tumors. Each chapter includes information on indications and contraindications, preoperative evaluation, clinical decision making, outcomes, and case examples; illustrated step-by-step surgical technique is also included. Tips for avoiding pitfalls and complications and bailout techniques have been highlighted throughout. The book concludes with Part IV on complications and outcomes. Two DVDs contain operative video that complements the text.

This Is a Reference You Simply Must Own!
This landmark work is essential reading and a must for any professional treating spinal cord tumors. Its clear organization and surgical guidance will improve your outcomes with your very next case.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576263136
Publisher:
Thieme Medical Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/13/2013
Pages:
952
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Fundamentals
Spine and Spinal Cord Anatomy for Tumor Surgery
Rahul Jandial, Rebecca Wu, Bihong T. Chen, and A. Orlando Ortiz
Spine Biomechanics and Balance of Tumor Reconstruction
Ali A. Baaj, Nicholas Theodore, and Neil R. Crawford
Scoring System for Metastatic Tumors: Palliative or Aggressive Resection and Reconstruction
Satoru Demura, Katsuro Tomita, Norio Kawahara, and Hideki Murakami
Imaging of Spinal Cord Tumors
Cynthia T. Chin
Heavy-Particle Radiation
Jan M. Eckermann, Jerry D. Slater, and Walter D. Johnson
Spine Stereotactic Radiosurgery
J. Bradley Elder, Yoshiya Yamada, Peter C. Gerszten, and Mark H. Bilsky
Plastic Surgery for Primary Reconstruction
David S. Chang and William Y. Hoffman
Physical and Occupational Therapy
Julie Damiano, Michael E. Glover, and Rebecca L. Mustille
Speech and Swallow Management
Sara G. Bennett and Jennifer Moore

Oncology
Chordoma
Jamal McClendon, Jr., Christopher P. Ames, and Frank L. Acosta, Jr.
Chondrosarcoma of the Spine
Daniel M. Sciubba, Jean-Paul Wolinsky, and Ziya L. Gokaslan
Giant Cell Tumors
Rosanna Wustrack, Shane Burch
Aneurysmal Bone Cysts
Joseph H. Schwab, Luigi Simonetti, Alessandro Gasbarrini, Stefano Bandiera, Luca Amendola, and Stefano Boriani
Hemangiomas
Jamal McClendon, Jr., Stephen L. Ondra, and Frank L. Acosta, Jr.
Osteoid Osteomas and Osteoblastomas
Shane Burch
Osteosarcoma
Lee Jae Morse, Vedat Deviren
Soft Tissue Sarcomas and Malignant Peripheral Nerve
Systemic Treatment of Advanced Lung Cancer
Thierry M. Jahan
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Matthew Mei and Andrea L. Harzstark
Breast Cancer
Sally Greenberg and Hope S. Rugo
Prostate Cancer
Sumanta Kumar Pal, Susan Onami, David Josephson, and Przemyslaw Twardowski
Plasmacytoma and Multiple Myeloma
Quang D. Ma, George Somlo, and Mike Y. Chen
Intradural Extramedullary Tumors
Agne Naujokas and Tarik Tihan
Sheath Tumors
Azadeh Farin, Jacqueline Benjamin, and Christopher P. Ames

Operative Techniques
Approaches to Percutaneous Image-Guided Spine Biopsy
Bihong T. Chen, Mike Y. Chen, Julie A. Ressler, and Chi-Shing Zee
Embolization and Test Occlusion
James K. Tatum and Van Halbach
Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors
Yoon Ha, Keung Nyun Kim, Do Heum Yoon, Brian J. Jian, Andrew T. Parsa, and Christopher P. Ames
Surgical Management of Nerve Sheath Tumors
Matthew C. Tate, Nicholas M. Barbaro, Pierre Reynald Theodore, and Christopher P. Ames
T-Saw Laminoplasty
Yoshiyasu Fujimaki, Hideki Murakami, Norio Kawahara, and Katsuro Tomita
Paramedian Transpedicular Approach for Ventral Intradural Extramedullary Tumors of the Cervical and Cervicothoracic Spine
Frank L. Acosta, Jr. and Christopher P. Ames
Combined Far-Lateral Approaches and Reconstruction for Tumors of the Craniocervical Junction
Brendan D. Killory, Peter Nakaji, and Robert F. Spetzler
Transoral and Transglossal Approach or Transmandibular Circumglossal Approach to the Cervical Spine
Ted H. Leem and Ivan Homer El-Sayed
Vertebral Artery Sacrifice and Mobilization
Bernard George, Michaël Bruneau, and Damien Bresson
Pancoast Tumors
Matthias Setzer, Lary A. Robinson, and Frank D. Vrionis
Advanced Thoracic Approaches to the Spine
Eric B. Jelin and Pierre Reynald Theodore
Thoracoscopic Resection and Reconstruction
Frank S. Bishop and Meic H. Schmidt
Sagittal Osteotomy for En Bloc Resection of Lateralized Tumors of the Lumbar Spine
S. Samuel Bederman, Christopher P. Ames, and Vedat Deviren
Combined Lateral/Posterior Approach for Large Anterior/Lateral Lesions
Daniel K. Fahim and Laurence D. Rhines
Approaches and Techniques for C2 Tumors: Transpedicular Corpectomy and Spondylectomy
Justin K. Scheer, Azadeh Farin, Frank D. Vrionis, and Christopher P. Ames
En Bloc Resection of Primary Tumors of the Cervical Spine
Frank L. Acosta, Jr., Doniel Drazin, and Christopher P. Ames
En Bloc Spondylectomy: Single-Stage Thoracic Spine
Hideki Murakami, Katsuro Tomita, Norio Kawahara, and Satoru Demura
En Bloc Spondylectomy: Two-Stage Thoracic/Lumbar Spine
Dean Chou, Wali E. Danish
Transpedicular Approach for Anterior Decompression and Reconstruction
Sassan Keshavarzi, Dzenan Lulic, and Henry E. Aryan
Hemipelvectomy and Hemicorporectomy: Hindquarter Amputation
Richard J. O’Donnell, Shane Burch
Reconstruction of the Sacroiliac Joint and Pelvis
Murat Pekmezci, Christopher P. Ames, and Vedat Deviren
Sacral Resection
Joyce Ho, Julio Garcia-Aguilar
Distal Sacrectomy
Dean Chou, Wali E. Danish
Proximal Sacrectomy and Pelvic Reconstruction
Jamal McClendon, Jr., Tyler R. Koski, Stephen L. Ondra, and Frank L. Acosta, Jr.
Pediatric Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors
Andrew Jea, Nalin Gupta, Peter P. Sun, and Kurtis Ian Auguste

Complications and Outcomes
Complications in Spine Tumor Surgery
Jean-Paul Wolinsky and Daniel M. Sciubba
Outcomes Reporting in Tumor Surgery
John Street and Charles G. Fisher

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