Tumors of the Spine by Daniel H. Kim, Ung-kyu Chang, Se-Hoon Kim, Mark H. Bilsky | | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Tumors of the Spine

Tumors of the Spine

by Daniel H. Kim, Ung-kyu Chang, Se-Hoon Kim, Mark H. Bilsky
     
 

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Achieve optimal outcomes for your patients with this new multimedia reference. Organized by tumor then by region, this resource details diagnostic and therapeutic options for primary and malignant spinal tumors. Over 25 key procedures--including minimally invasive surgery--are presented in a concise, stepwise fashion, putting the key information you need right at your

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Achieve optimal outcomes for your patients with this new multimedia reference. Organized by tumor then by region, this resource details diagnostic and therapeutic options for primary and malignant spinal tumors. Over 25 key procedures--including minimally invasive surgery--are presented in a concise, stepwise fashion, putting the key information you need right at your fingertips! Over 600 illustrations round out this exhaustive new reference.

  • Keep up to date on the latest advances in diagnosis and therapy with discussions of the latest surgical techniques, including minimally invasive spine surgery.
  • Chapter templating helps you understand the entire procedure as well as key aspects, pearls and pitfalls, before heading into the OR.
  • Have all the information you need to make a diagnosis and plan patient management with oversized, full color clinical photos and line drawings that illustrate key diagnoses and surgical procedures.

Editorial Reviews

Doody's Review Service
Reviewer: Celso Agner, MD, MS, MSc (Michigan Neurology Partners)
Description: Spinal tumors are among the most prevalent pathologies practicing neurosurgeons encounter. Dissemination of novel surgical techniques and technologies is essential for further progress in the field. This book covers this important topic in neurosurgery.
Purpose: The purpose is to comprehensively address the multiple facets of spinal tumor surgery.
Audience: Neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, neurologists, radiologists, oncologists, and radiation oncologists are the main audience. The authors are international authorities in the field.
Features: The book uses a few unique features, including the structured organization, that lead to a better understanding of spinal pathologies, their diagnoses, and neurophysiological monitoring variabilities. With its superb illustrations, well written and well referenced text, and the comprehensive companion CD, this book provides what a busy practitioner needs. The well done representations of the different surgical techniques make this material easy to absorb. The references are up to date, within two years of the publication date. Over 20 authors contribute 42 chapters into this book.
Assessment: This is an excellent book for neurosurgery, orthopedic, neurology, and radiology libraries.
From the Publisher
"The book uses a few unique features, including the structured organization, that lead to a better understanding of spinal pathologies, their diagnoses, and neurophysiological monitoring variabilities. With its superb illustrations, well written and well referenced text, and the comprehensive companion CD, this book provides what a busy practitioner needs. The well done representations of the different surgical techniques make this material easy to absorb. The references are up to date, within two years of the publication date. Over 20 authors contribute 42 chapters into this book. This is an excellent book for neurosurgery, orthopedic, neurology, and radiology libraries." - Doody Enterprises, 2008

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781437721645
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/14/2008
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
728
File size:
67 MB
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