Description:This is the first edition book addressing surgical anatomy, surgical approaches and surgical techniques of cervical, thoracic and lumbar spines.
Purpose:The purpose is to provide a reference on basic knowledge and techniques for physicians, residents and students involved in treating patients with spinal disorders. The book met the objectives.
Audience:The audience targeted in this publication includes neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgeons and residents in both specialties.
Features:Content is presented in eight sections. The first section deals with surgical anatomy and approaches. The following section/surgical treatment techniques of various spinal dysfunctions are addressed such as stenosis, trauma, deformities, tumors and infection.
Assessment:This book is a great help to all physicians who are involved in spinal surgery and to residents and fellows in neuro and orthopaedic surgery training. It provides basic and fundamental knowledge in the surgical management of spinal disorders. It should be available in all medical libraries.