Stereotactic radiosurgery is changing how brain tumors and vascular disorders of the brain are being treated by the neurosurgeon. Through deep beam radiation these disorders are effectively being treated with a minimum of invasive disturbance felt by the patient. Both the procedures and the sophisticated equipment involved in this burgeoning field are presented in depth in this text.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Medical Publishing Division|
|Product dimensions:||8.70(w) x 11.18(h) x 0.67(d)|
About the Author
Eben Alexander, M.D., has been an academic neurosurgeon for the last twenty-five years, including fifteen years at the Brigham & Women’s and the Children’s Hospitals and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Visit him at LifeBeyondDeath.net.