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Download Evidence-Based Management of Stroke by Jose Biller, Jose M. Ferro PDF

By Jose Biller, Jose M. Ferro

Over 5 million humans die from stroke every year. Stroke can be the major reason for grownup incapacity, affecting over 20 million humans world-wide, with two-thirds of stroke sufferers left completely disabled. We now recognize that pace of intervention is necessary and sufferer results are decided via a truly slender healing window, in which physicians must be capable of make their collection of remedy speedily, according to the simplest proof to be had. the aim of this e-book is to study that facts, for either scientific and surgical cures in addition to preventative recommendations, drawing at the services of major foreign specialists to differentiate the problems for which there's a consensus on most sensible perform from these for which the facts continues to be inconclusive. for instance, for sufferers with acute ischemic stroke the 1st selection is intravenous thrombolytic remedy, yet does a remedy window of 0-3 hours carry results much better than considered one of 3-4.5 hours? Arterial high blood pressure is the one most vital modifiable probability issue for ischemic stroke, yet what are the results of blood strain relief between acute stroke sufferers? How potent is blood strain reducing in fundamental intracerebral hemorrhage? What are the arguments in favour of continuation as opposed to transitority discontinuation of anti-hypertensive treatment instantly after acute ischemic stroke? Endovascular systems (carotid angioplasty/stenting) are more and more vital yet what do the information let us know approximately their protection? Or toughness? How do they examine with carotid endarterectomy? The administration of unruptured intracranial aneurysms is rife with controversies; clip, coil, wait and watch? The authors learn the facts for and opposed to. different sections learn the effect of assorted chance elements, and distinctive populations. a bit on stroke after cardiovascular surgical procedures experiences the occurrence and administration of stroke following a complete variety of systems together with coronary artery skip grafting, valve substitute surgical procedure, congenital middle sickness therapy, aortic surgical procedure, cardiac transplantation and post-carotid endarterectomy. one other examines unique hazards while pregnant. finally, the e-book studies our figuring out of adolescence stroke - perinatal, babies and older young ones, teens and teenagers - and offers present top perform techniques for this such a lot difficult staff of sufferers.

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Download Al-Mefty's Meningiomas by Franco DeMonte, Michael W. McDermott, Ossama Al-Mefty PDF

By Franco DeMonte, Michael W. McDermott, Ossama Al-Mefty

This is a superb booklet and a wanted replace. For
anyone attracted to learning this particular neoplasm in depth,this e-book is
worthwhile. it's a must-have in all neurosurgery, neurology, and radiology
libraries. -- Doody's Review

Al-Mefty's Meningiomas, moment Edition is the definitive advisor to
meningioma analysis, therapy, and surgical procedure, and displays over a decade of
major advances within the prognosis and administration of either intracranial and spinal
meningiomas because the first variation used to be published.


  • New to this variation: details on molecular
    biology, traditional historical past and development charges, the increase of radiosurgery as a
    attainable remedy alternative, and masses extra

  • Over 500 fine quality radiographic photographs and
    full-color illustrations reveal anatomy and surgical procedure

  • In-depth assurance of intraoperative MRI and
    endoscopic resection

  • Key issues frequently lacking from different meningiomas texts together with caseload administration, and postoperative caliber of lifestyles issues

This landmark reference will increase the precision and surgical talents of each clinician or resident in neurosurgery or neurology.

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Download Endoscopic spine procedures by Daniel H. Kim, Gun Choi, Sang-Ho Lee PDF

By Daniel H. Kim, Gun Choi, Sang-Ho Lee

“A good written, insightfully geared up textual content of a sophisticated surgical
technique that would support any backbone general practitioner trying to research or ideal this
endoscopic procedure.”
-- --AANS younger Neurosurgeons Newsletter

Endoscopic backbone Procedures combines the enormous event of across the world famous backbone surgical procedure specialists and gives unique assurance of operative thoughts for the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.

This ebook starts with an summary of the rules of percutaneous endoscopic backbone surgical procedure through an in depth dialogue of utilized anatomy, surgical ways and strategies, and power issues for the various backbone areas. each one bankruptcy comprises concise, step by step descriptions of the tactics superior via essentially classified illustrations.


  • Bullet-point structure allows speedy reference ahead of
  • High-resolution movies -- one for each approach
    described within the booklet -- seem on an accompanying DVD
  • More than six hundred top of the range illustrations organize readers for
    surgery, together with radiographs, full-color endoscopic perspectives, specific drawings,
    and three-D surgical perspectives
  • Clinical instances display the right way to inform the variations
    between backbone degrees and among illness states

This concise technical consultant is
an crucial source for neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, interventional radiologists, or someone all for the care of sufferers with backbone disorders.

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Download Pediatric Craniovertebral Junction Diseases: Surgical by Concezio Di Rocco, Nejat Akalan PDF

By Concezio Di Rocco, Nejat Akalan

​This devoted quantity within the sequence Advances and Technical criteria in Neurosurgery (ATSN) presents a accomplished method of illnesses of the craniovertebral junction (CVJ) and their administration in keeping with the multidisciplinary cooperation of neurosurgeons, anatomists, neuroradiologists, and neuroanesthesiologists. The contributing authors signify the main popular scientific and surgical specialists from Europe and past. the most subject matters highlighted are embryology, basic and irregular improvement of the CVJ, together with the similar vessels, glossy radiological contributions to prognosis, genetic and metabolic elements which could effect at the surgical recommendations, the possibilities provided by way of conventional operative ideas, and the lately brought minimally invasive and endoscopic surgical modalities. targeted emphasis can also be put on the evolution of the foundations of surgery as matured up to now decade via stories within the nonetheless open box of pediatric neurosurgery.

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Download The Greenberg Rapid Review: A Companion to the 7th Edition by Leonard I. Kranzler PDF

By Leonard I. Kranzler

Praise for the former edition:
[Four stars]
"Easy to learn, memorize, and understand...This is a wonderful evaluate and research guide."--Doody's Review

A favourite between scholars, citizens, and fellows, The Greenberg swift evaluate: A spouse to the seventh Edition is an essential evaluate advisor for somebody getting ready for neurosurgery forums or rounds.

Developed from the popular annual Chicago evaluation path in Neurological Surgery™, this must-have research guide brings energetic participation and potency to the training and evaluation approach. approximately 10,000 strategically sequenced questions and solutions totally discover the breadth of neurosurgery and current complicated topics in an simply available demeanour. every one query at once refers via millimeter to a selected place within the 7th variation of the Handbook.


  • Nearly 10,000 hugely appropriate research questions, together with
    2,500 which are new this version
  • Questions awarded in quite a few codecs -- real /
    false, a number of selection, and open-ended -- similar to at the written board examination
  • Short solutions seem at the related web page as inquiries to
    save important research time
  • New chapters disguise neuroanesthesia, neurocritical care
    and stroke, neuroendovascular intervention, and lots more and plenty extra
  • An emphasis on repetition and trade preparations of
    material fosters mastery of key innovations
  • Abundant mnemonic units, beneficial tricks, and learn
    charts reduction comprehension and retention
  • A innovative withdrawal of cues forces clients to keep in mind
    more and extra information

This examine consultant is an important source for
students, citizens, fellows, or clinicians in neurosurgery, neurology,
neuroradiology, or neuropathology as they evaluation for forums or organize for recertification exams.

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Download Restoration of Function in Upper Limb Paralyses and Muscular by Raoul Tubiana, Alain Gilbert, Caroline Leclercq, René Malek PDF

By Raoul Tubiana, Alain Gilbert, Caroline Leclercq, René Malek

This textbook stands out as the definitive learn of the surgical administration of muscular defects and neurbiologcial problems of the higher extremity. The lead editor has dedicated an entire life to surgical procedure of the hand adn higher extremity, and he attracts the following on his own sequence and adventure

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Download Getting Ready for Brain Tumor Surgery by Michael Sabel PDF

By Michael Sabel

In education to turn into a neurosurgeon, a number of the an important guide talents that needs to be received can simply be mastered via transforming into event in the course of the rigorous and long education technique. but, many - usually crucial - useful abilities can quick be realized, practiced, or even mastered, clear of the OR. The author's motivation for penning this advisor arose in the course of his personal education and his desire for simply such a Read more...

summary: In education to develop into a neurosurgeon, a few of the the most important handbook talents that has to be bought can merely be mastered via becoming event in the course of the rigorous and long education procedure. but, many - usually crucial - sensible talents can speedy be realized, practiced, or even mastered, clear of the OR. The author's motivation for scripting this advisor arose in the course of his personal education and his want for simply one of these sensible reduction. preparing for mind surgical procedure presents the readers with a uncomplicated set of workouts that might permit him to enhance and enhance their motor talents, dealing with of varied ti

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Download Sellar and Parasellar Tumors: Diagnosis, Treatments, and by Edward R. Laws, Jason P Sheehan PDF

By Edward R. Laws, Jason P Sheehan

This ebook is very informative, fantastically awarded, and lavishly illustrated. In a time of swift advances during this box I would
recommend it to these with either a passing curiosity in addition to a longtime perform in pituitary and parasellar surgical procedure. --
Sean Carrie, FRCS, ENT & Audiology News

Focusing at the number of pathological strategies that come up within the sellar and parasellar areas of the crucial cranium base, Sellar and Parasellar Tumors: analysis, remedies, and Outcomes is a cutting-edge reference written by way of popular leaders within the box. It takes a disease-oriented method of advanced pathologies. The paintings contains contributions by way of multispecialty groups and information technical advances and administration strategies for all clinicians treating sufferers with parasellar and sellar pathology.

Special Features:

  • Represents the multidisciplinary administration of those circumstances, with contributions from neurological surgeons, otolaryngologists, radiation oncologists, diagnostic radiologists, endocrinologists, and ophthalmologists
  • Covers the numerous varied tumor forms present in the sellar and parasellar region,-including pituitary tumors, meningiomas, chordomas, and chondrosarcomas, with medical administration recommendations for every
  • Provides distinct, illustrated descriptions of optimum surgical methods adapted to the sufferer and pathology, together with transsphenoidal surgical procedure, specific craniotomies utilizing cranium base options, minimally invasive eyebrow exposures, endoscopic anterior cranium base thoughts, and stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Discusses the benefits and downsides of other surgical ways, assistance for hassle avoidance, sufferer overview equipment, surgical symptoms and results, and extra
  • Includes accomplished neuroanatomic dissections that offer visualization of the whole sellar and parasellar sector
  • Offers radiologic, clinical, and ophthalmologic administration thoughts for sufferers with sellar and parasellar tumors

Complete with full-color illustrations, top quality radiographs, and instructive tables, Sellar and Parasellar Tumors is the authoritative reference for neurosurgeons, otolaryngologists, endocrinologists, neuro-ophthalmologists, radiation oncologists, and the other clinician who diagnoses, treats, and manages sufferers with those advanced disorders.

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Download Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery by A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson PDF

By A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

Praise for prior editions:

"I am certain that this
second version of Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery will
continue to be the traditional textual content for citizens, experts, and
attendings the area over."-- Journal of

"Lavishly illustrated and eminently readable,
this ebook may still discover a position in each pediatric neurosurgeon’s library." --
Pediatric Neurosurgery

Principles and perform of
Pediatric Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition
is a totally revised variation of
the such a lot authoritative consultant to the administration of pediatric neurosurgical
disorders encountered in scientific perform. Written via leaders within the
field, it presents pediatric neurosurgeons with a transparent knowing of the
current criteria of perform and therapy within the subspecialty.


  • Now in complete colour, with greater than 1,000 images
  • An
    increased emphasis on medical administration thoughts in pediatric
  • Seven new bankruptcy issues, together with mobile remedy for
    pediatric neurosurgical sickness, conjoined twins, lipomeningoceles, and skeletal
  • Pearls and pitfalls in each chapter

This ebook is an
essential reference for all citizens and practitioners in pediatric
neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.

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