Category: Neurosurgery

Download Chordomas and chondrosarcomas of the skull base and spine by Griffith R. Harsh, Ivo P. Janecka, Henry J. Mankin, Robert PDF

By Griffith R. Harsh, Ivo P. Janecka, Henry J. Mankin, Robert G. Ojemann, Herman Suit

Written through a world-class workforce of multidisciplinary specialists, this is the
first definitive reference on those hugely tough tumors taking place in
the cranium base and backbone. protecting every little thing from their embryology and
pathology, medical presentation and prognosis, radiologic visual appeal, surgical
treatment, radiation remedy, and diagnosis, it's the so much complete ebook
ever written at the subject.

Special features:

  • All on hand info on those tumors packed into
    a unmarried quantity
  • top quality illustrations that make anatomy and
    surgical strategy crystal-clear
  • participants contain: Albert Rhoton Jr., Harry Van
    Loveren, Laligam Sekhar, Robert Spetzler, and Chandranath Sen
  • comprises substitute equipment of therapy, ranging
    from surgical procedure to radiation modalities, with recurrence and final result assessment

For all experts
who deal with tumors of the cranium base and backbone, together with neurosurgeons,
otolaryngologists-head and neck surgeons, ophthalmologic surgeons, and
orthopedic surgeons.

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Download Didaktischer Atlas der klinischen Neurologie by M. Mumenthaler PDF

By M. Mumenthaler

Den neurologischen Blick schärfen – mit dem Klassiker Vielfältige und präzise diagnostische Hilfsmittel stehen in der Neurologie heute zur Verfügung. Doch am Beginn der Untersuchung ist der differenzialdiagnostische Blick neben einer sorgfältigen Anamnese elementar, um das challenge des Patienten einzuordnen und die weitere Diagnostik und Behandlung in die richtige Richtung zu führen. Viele Krankheitsbilder sieht der Arzt heutzutage jedoch selten oder kennt sie nur durch Zeichnungen und Beschreibungen. Anhand von 455 authentischen Patientenfotos können Anfänger wie Erfahrene in der Neurologie ihren visuellen Erfahrungsschatz an typischen Befunden erweitern: Einander ähnelnde Fallbeispiele werden fotografisch so gegenübergestellt, dass das differenzialdiagnostisch Wesentliche erkennbar wird. Mit dem didaktischen Geschick des langjährigen Neurologie-Lehrers regt Marco Mumenthaler mithilfe von Fragen und Kommentaren zu den vorgestellten Situationen dazu an, das Gesehene zu beurteilen.   Die Fotoauswahl dieses Werks ist in ihrer Vielfalt in den letzten 30 Jahren unübertroffen geblieben, ihre lehrreiche Wechselwirkung mit den kritischen Kurztexten einzigartig. Die vorliegende Sonderausgabe in der Reihe „Klassiker der Medizin“ eröffnet jedem an der neurologischen Blickdiagnostik Interessierten wieder den Zugang zu dieser zeitlos gültigen Fotosammlung.

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Download Current and Future Management of Brain Metastasis by D.G. Kim, L.D. Lunsford PDF

By D.G. Kim, L.D. Lunsford

Contemporary concepts combining a number of modalities have unfolded an entire new box of mind metastasis administration concentrating on illness regulate. The administration of mind metastasis nowa days isn't any longer limited to palliation yet seeks maintenance of lifestyles caliber and never in basic terms lengthy survival. up to date directions and the most features of mind metastasis administration in addition to functional issues on find out how to take care of tricky events in day-by-day medical perform are awarded. Epidemiology and biology and numerous powerful remedy tools akin to surgical procedure, radiosurgery, radiation treatment and chemotherapy are good defined. every one bankruptcy encompasses wide reports and provides extensive views on particular subject matters via the main well known personages who've regularly proven their excellence during this quickly progressing box. This publication comprises the most up-tp-date info at the knowing of mind metastasis administration. it's priceless analyzing for neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists and radiation oncologists who're looking for the simplest all-round therapy for his or her sufferers.

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Download Cranioplasty: Indications, Techniques, and Results by Dragoslav Stula M.D. (auth.) PDF

By Dragoslav Stula M.D. (auth.)

This monograph offers a finished evaluate of the scientific adventure in surgical fix of cranial defects which the writer has won in the course of a interval of over ten years. specific difficulties of sufferers present process cranioplasty, equivalent to neurological impairments, EEG alterations, diversifications of intracranial strain, and sinking epidermis flap syndrome are defined and mentioned. the writer offers convincing proof of the significance of cranioplasty in enhancing the standard of lifetime of sufferers with huge and disfiguring cranial defects. regrettably, cranioplasty nonetheless ameliorates basically to a minimum quantity the final in sufferers anguish of significant cerebral lesions. i'm confident that this quantity will serve the aim it used to be designed for : that it'll be a such a lot important advent into the issues regarding reconstructive surgical procedure. Basel, August 1984 Otmar Gratzl Contents creation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 A. heritage of Cranioplasty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . three B. scientific elements of Cranial Bone Defects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 I. foundation of Cranial Defects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 1. obtained Defects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 2. Congenital Defects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . nine three. Demographic and different features of sufferers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . nine II. Neurological and Psychic alterations ahead of and After Cranioplasty . . . . . . . eleven 1. class of Neurological Deficits and of the surface Flap forms . . . . . thirteen 2. The "Sinking pores and skin Flap Syndrome" . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixteen three. The impression of Cranioplasty Upon Neurological and Psychic alterations 17 III. Electroencephalographic (EEG) adjustments in sufferers with Cranial Defects 21 1. EEG Recordings and Casuistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 2. overview of EEG alterations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 IV. Scintigraphy Findings in sufferers with Cranial Bone Defects . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 1. Casuistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 2. effects and dialogue . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Download Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery by H. Krayenbühl, J. Brihaye, F. Loew, V. Logue, S. Mingrino, PDF

By H. Krayenbühl, J. Brihaye, F. Loew, V. Logue, S. Mingrino, B. Pertuiset, L. Symon, H. Troupp, M. G. Yasargil

As an addition to the eu postgraduate education process for younger neurosurgeons we started to submit in 1974 this sequence dedicated to Advances and Technical criteria in Neurosurgery which was once later backed by way of the Euro­ pean organization of Neurosurgical Societies. the truth that the English language is definitely so one can changing into the foreign medium at ecu medical meetings is a brilliant asset when it comes to mutual realizing. consequently now we have made up our minds to submit all contributions in English, whatever the local language of the authors. All contributions are submitted to the complete editorial board ahead of book of any quantity. Our sequence isn't meant to compete with the courses of unique medical papers in different neurosurgical journals. Our goal is, fairly, to provide fields of neurosurgery and similar components within which very important fresh advances were made. The contributions are written by means of experts within the given fields and represent the 1st a part of each one quantity. within the moment a part of each one quantity, we post targeted descriptions of normal operative techniques, supplied by means of skilled clinicians; in those articles the authors describe the recommendations they hire and clarify the benefits, problems and dangers thinking about many of the tactics. This half is meant essentially to aid younger neurosurgeons of their postgraduate education. notwithstanding, we're confident that it'll even be necessary to skilled, absolutely expert neurosurgeons.

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Download Meningiomas Diagnostic and Therapeutic Problems Multiple by O. Stochdorph (auth.), W. Klug, M. Brock, M. Klinger, O. PDF

By O. Stochdorph (auth.), W. Klug, M. Brock, M. Klinger, O. Spoerri (eds.)

On this celebration we glance again on 25 years of the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Neuro­ chirurgie. They carry greatly: founding and improvement of the society, comple­ tion and extension, conversation among the person participants and contacts to different societies past our borders. additionally they stand for shut co-operation with those that move their sufferers to u- the neurologists and experts in inner medication, the ophthalmologists and ear­ nose-and throat experts in addition to the overall surgeons. This twenty fifth annual assembly will care for examples of ailments that current universal difficulties to the neurologist and to the neurosurgeon, specifically meningiomas and a number of sclerosis. In view in their lengthy histories frequently going again over a long time, either one of those lesions result in diagnostic mistakes and indequate remedy. And but it's going to be attainable to acknowledge meningiomas at an early date and to start up the single attainable therapy, the operation,if all diagnostic measures are again and again conducted. The prognosis MS, nonetheless, with the multiplicity of signs that are bizarre to this disorder, may still remain re-examined till another lesion has been excluded with walk in the park. The expanding variety of criminal court cases as a result of diagnostic and healing measures in addition to the doctor-patient speak previous the written consent for those measures are additional difficulties wanting dialogue. consequently, the subject "medical legal responsibility in distinctive connection with the neurosurgeon" used to be selected for this assembly. Many questions necessitate many answers.

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Download Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Experimental Models and by Maria Z. Siemionow PDF

By Maria Z. Siemionow

There is a paradigm shift in plastic and reconstructive surgical procedure from the curiosity of constructing new surgical ideas into the appliance of latest applied sciences through examine established experiences on stem cells, tissue engineering and new box of reconstructive transplantation similar to e.g. face, hand or larynx transplants. This technique is comparatively novel and brought to cosmetic surgery inside prior decade. hence there's an pressing have to facilitate entry to this new wisdom which used to be no longer often part of cosmetic surgery curriculum. the most productive method of introducing those new ways is through presentation of pertinent to assorted fields (stem phone, transplantation, nerve regeneration, tissue engineering) experimental types that are used as a device to advance applied sciences of curiosity through diversified teams of surgeons. those surgical specialities on the way to have an interest and enjoy the ebook contain: plastic and reconstructive surgeons, microsurgeons, hand surgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons and transplant surgeons.

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Download Differential Diagnosis in Neuroimaging: Brain and Meninges by Steven P. Meyers PDF

By Steven P. Meyers

Authored by way of popular neuroradiologist Steven P. Meyers, Differential analysis in Neuroimaging: mind and Meninges is a stellar advisor for making a choice on and diagnosing mind pathologies according to situation and neuroimaging effects. The succinct textual content displays greater than 25 years of hands-on adventure gleaned from complicated education and instructing citizens and fellows in radiology, neurosurgery, and neurology. The Read more...

summary: Authored by means of popular neuroradiologist Steven P. Meyers, Differential prognosis in Neuroimaging: mind and Meninges is a stellar consultant for deciding upon and diagnosing mind pathologies in accordance with position and neuroimaging effects. The succinct textual content displays greater than 25 years of hands-on event gleaned from complicated education and teaching citizens and fellows in radiology, neurosurgery, and neurology. The top of the range MRI, CT, puppy, PET/CT, traditional angiography, and X-ray photographs were gathered over Dr. Meyers's long profession, providing an unsurpassed visible studying device. The distin

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Download Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery: Movement Disorders by T.Z. Aziz, P.L. Gildenberg PDF

By T.Z. Aziz, P.L. Gildenberg

Contemporary examine and advances within the scientific administration of circulation problems and discomfort and in practical neurosurgery are accrued during this factor coming up from a convention held in April 2002 in Oxford. very good papers masking the spectrum of flow issues and discomfort syndromes and the stereotactic neurosurgical interventions which have been utilized in their therapy are offered. different striking articles take care of surgical recommendations, overviews and advancements in deep mind stimulation for dystonia and Parkinson ailment. extra very important themes corresponding to safeguard and danger of microelectrode recording in surgical procedure for circulate problems also are mentioned. proposing the state of the art of the newest surgical advances and present brooding about the administration of those demanding stipulations this book is key interpreting for stereotactic and practical neurosurgeons, circulation disease neurologists, ache experts, and healthiness care.

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Download Neuropathology Review by Richard A. Prayson PDF

By Richard A. Prayson

The scope of neuropathology keeps to extend and the ever-increasing volume of knowledge to assimilate and grasp should be daunting. Neuropathology evaluate, moment version summarizes in basic define shape the necessities of neuropathology. it's been up-to-date to mirror the most recent details and ideas during this continuously altering field.

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