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Download Case-Based Brain Imaging by Apostolos John Tsiouris, Pina C. Sanelli, Joseph Comunale PDF

By Apostolos John Tsiouris, Pina C. Sanelli, Joseph Comunale

Thieme congratulates Pina C. Sanelli on being selected via New York journal for its prestigious top medical professionals 2014 list.

In a marketplace jam-packed with case stories, this one sticks out since it presents additional information, extra specified discussions of differential diagnoses, and extra spouse situations than its rivals, whereas nonetheless retaining a great breadth of insurance. The circumstances symbolize an important and well timed improve from the 1st edition. Doody businesses, Inc.

Case-Based mind Imaging, moment Edition, an replace of the very hot Teaching Atlas of mind Imaging, has complete insurance of the most recent technological developments in mind imaging. It comprises greater than a hundred and fifty circumstances that supply specified dialogue of the pathology, therapy, and analysis of universal and infrequent mind illnesses, congenital/developmental malformations, cranial nerves, and extra. This finished case-based evaluate of mind imaging can assist radiologists, neurologists, and neurosurgeons of their education and day-by-day practice.

Key Features:

  • More than 1,000 up to date high-resolution photos created on cutting-edge equipment
  • Advanced CT and MR imaging introduces readers to present imaging modalities
  • Pathological descriptions of radiologic diagnoses aid make clear the pathophysiology of the disease
  • Pearls and pitfalls of imaging interpretation for speedy reference
  • Authors are world-renowned mind imaging experts

Radiology citizens, neuroradiology fellows getting ready for board assessments, and starting practitioners will locate this booklet a useful instrument in studying the best way to appropriately diagnose universal and infrequent pathologies of the brain.

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Download Evidence-Based Imaging by L. Santiago Medina, C. Craig Blackmore PDF

By L. Santiago Medina, C. Craig Blackmore

Evidence-Based Imaging offers the reader with a simple consultant to the evidence-based technological know-how and the advantage at the back of the diagnostic imaging experiences played in drugs. This publication supplies the reader a clinically appropriate review of epidemiology, number of matters for imaging, number of imaging techniques, imaging attempt functionality and value, cost-effectiveness research, and applicability to kids. 9 significant parts of clinical imaging are coated, with an emphasis on universal ailments. those contain Oncology (i.e., lung and breast cancer), Neuroimaging (i.e., Alzheimer’s disorder and stroke), Gastroenterology (i.e., appendicitis and diverticulitis), Pediatrics (i.e., intussusception and spinal dysraphism), breathing method (i.e.,sinusitis and pulmonary embolism), Musculoskeletal (i.e., osteomyelitis and septic arthritis), Cardiovascular (i.e., aortic dissection and carotid artery disease), Trauma (i.e., stomach and head trauma), and Urologic (i.e., nephrolithiasis and urinary tract infection).
Radiologists, clinicians, citizens, and others with an curiosity in scientific imaging and a wish to maintain present with the massive volume of evidence-based literature will locate this article super beneficial.

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Download Photographic Atlas of Practical Anatomy II: Neck · Head · by Walter Thiel PDF

By Walter Thiel

Walter Thiel's amazing images are detailed. They revolutionize macroscopic anatomy simply because - because of a brand new renovation strategy built by means of the writer himself - all tissues preserve their dwelling colour, consistency and place. For the 1st time anatomical websites express the true colour and type of human organs in addition to their actual positions. Thiel's new approach, his remarkable talents as a photographer and the filigree dissections upload as much as brilliant, nearly creative illustrations of serious intensity and clarity.
Apart from the topographical anatomy of the higher a part of the human physique, half II illustrates an important punctures of joints and a few surgical techniques. hence this atlas is not just of curiosity to anatomists and pathologists yet quite to these operating in surgical professions.

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Download Neurofibromatoses by Dieter Kaufmann PDF

By Dieter Kaufmann

The neurofibromatoses are autosomal-dominant genetic issues of the fearful process that basically have an effect on the advance and progress of neural mobile tissue. those problems reason tumors to develop on nerves and convey different abnormalities equivalent to epidermis alterations and bone deformities. lately, the genes and mutations inflicting neurofibromatoses were pointed out. the most kinds of neurofibromatoses, variety 1 (NF1) and sort 2 (NF2), were proven to be exact issues either clinically and genetically. extra lately, allelic and non-allelic subtypes of NF1 were outlined in addition to the NF2-related situation schwannomatosis. a number of the advanced molecular mechanisms resulting in the neurofibromatoses were elucidated, leading to a turning out to be physique of guides that are tricky to maintain with. This quantity presents a major evaluate of contemporary findings at the neurofibromatoses. It makes a speciality of the genetics and molecular biology underlying those ailments, but in addition covers their scientific positive factors, analysis and therapy, stressing the necessity for interdisciplinary remedy. With contributions by means of the major investigators within the box, this well timed ebook will attract geneticists, genetic counselors, pediatricians, neurologists and oncologists.

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Download Gray Matter: A Neurosurgeon Discovers the Power of Prayer . by David Levy PDF

By David Levy

An ideal mixture of clinical drama and non secular perception, Gray Matter is an engaging account of Dr. David Levy’s selection to start asking his sufferers if he may well pray for them prior to surgical procedure. a few are extremely joyful. a few are skeptical. a few are adverse, and a few are fairly actually remodeled through the request.
Each bankruptcy specializes in a particular case, starting with a close description of the patient’s analysis and the technique that might must be played, via the prayer “request.” From there, readers get to appear over Dr. Levy’s shoulder as he plays the operation, after which we wait—right along Dr. Levy, the sufferers, and their families—to see the ultimate effects.
Dr. Levy’s musings on what profitable and unsuccessful surgical effects indicate approximately God, religion, and the facility of prayer are sincere and insightful. As we watch him come to his final end that it doesn't matter what the result of the strategy are, “God is good,” we won't support yet be really moved and encouraged.

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Download Idiopathic Scoliosis: The Harms Study Group Treatment Guide by Peter O. Newton, Michael F. O'Brien, Harry L. Shufflebarger, PDF

By Peter O. Newton, Michael F. O'Brien, Harry L. Shufflebarger, Randal R. Betz, Robert A. Dickson, Jürgen Harms

Based on over a decade of study and statement carried out through the participants of the Harms research workforce and different spinal deformity specialists from all over the world, this must-have scientific reference offers centred assurance of the most up-tp-date evaluate and therapy instructions for idiopathic scoliosis. It attracts on case experiences to steer readers via particular surgical and nonoperative ways to the a number of kinds of adolescent idiopathic spinal deformity, together with useful info at the purpose for every method, suggestions, and effects. Features: In-depth info culled from titanic medical facts of world-renowned specialists within the Harms research staff Curve evaluate and therapy innovations indexed via curve variety and development - accomplished dialogue of pathogenesis and epidemiology, osteobiologics for spinal fusion, anesthesia for scoliosis surgical procedure, surgical problems, and extra Chapters on key therapy judgements, reminiscent of the choice of fusion degrees, that train readers tips to seriously tackle medical questions greater than six hundred fine quality illustrations, together with quite a few full-color scientific pictures, targeted line drawings, and complementary high-resolution radiographs This state of the art textual content is perfect for orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, and backbone fellows, and is a useful spouse for any practitioner eager about the surgical and nonsurgical care of sufferers with spinal deformity.

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Download Principles and Techniques of Spine Surgery by Howard S. An MD PDF

By Howard S. An MD

Both citizens and training orthopedic surgeons will enjoy this cost-efficient textual content on all facets of backbone surgical procedure. whole insurance is integrated on adults and kids; and either surgical and non-surgical administration ideas are featured. the cloth is equipped into six sections: ideas and Diagnostic assessments, Pediatrics, Trauma, Degenerative issues, grownup Deformities and Miscellaneous problems, and techniques and Instrumentation.

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Download Giant Intracranial Aneurysms: A Case-Based Atlas of Imaging by Naci Kocer PDF

By Naci Kocer

This atlas makes a speciality of the imaging and treatments to be had for big intracranial aneurysms considering the fact that Nineteen Nineties at the beginning of the so-called glossy endovascular period. in this interval, there have been major advances made within the treatment of small intracranial aneurysms notwithstanding the remedy of big aneurysms endured to pose an insurmountable problem. on the flip of this century, this grim situation progressively more desirable with higher realizing of the pathophysiology of huge intracranial aneurysms. This replaced situation in great intracranial aneurysm remedy has been illustrated simply by informative medical case reviews. The scientific presentation of big aneurysms in adults and youngsters is defined as are the advantages of other imaging modalities defined and illustrated. broad attention has been given to fashionable fusion imaging that has stronger our perception into the character of the ailment. Endovascular remedy ways (including illustrative open surgical methods) and reconstructive and deconstructive ideas are absolutely documented, with cautious realization given to elements that impact administration ideas, therapy selection and complications.The atlas can be a invaluable reference and useful reduction for neuroradiologists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, fellowship trainees, postgraduate & graduate scholars.

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Download RadCases head and neck imaging by Gaurang Vrindavan Shah, Jeffrey Robert Wesolowski, Jeanie PDF

By Gaurang Vrindavan Shah, Jeffrey Robert Wesolowski, Jeanie Choi, Elliott Friedman

"This quantity on Head and Neck Imaging will whole the corpus of content material for the RadCases sequence. as with any RadCases volumes, Head and Neck Imaging includes a hundred instances within the print publication and an extra one hundred fifty circumstances on-line. The content material covers the imaging of some of the buildings of the top and neck, together with the temporal bone, the cranium base, all ear and orbit buildings, all nanasal constructions and paranasal Read more...

summary: "This quantity on Head and Neck Imaging will whole the corpus of content material for the RadCases sequence. as with every RadCases volumes, Head and Neck Imaging includes a hundred circumstances within the print ebook and an extra one hundred fifty circumstances on-line. The content material covers the imaging of a few of the constructions of the pinnacle and neck, together with the temporal bone, the cranium base, all ear and orbit constructions, all nanasal constructions and paranasal sinuses, the neck and its buildings and glands, the larynx, and so on. Following the confirmed RadCases layout, every one case starts off with the scientific presentation at the first web page, and the second one web page presents photo findings, differential diagnoses, definitive diagnoses, crucial evidence, Pearls and Pitfalls, all with top quality photographs. RadCases simulates what the resident reveals on rounds, rotations, and exams"--Provided through writer

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