By Mark Greenberg
"A 'must-have'...[a] reasonably cheap, hugely transportable, and intensely valuable reference quantity, on the way to certainly take pleasure in endured toughness into the foreseeable future." --Journal of Neurosurgery
"A important resource...For swift entry to the analysis and administration of all neurosurgical issues, there isn't any substitute." -- The magazine of TRAUMA damage, an infection, and important Care
For 20 years, instruction manual of Neurosurgery -- now in an absolutely up-to-date 7th version -- has been a useful spouse for each neurosurgery resident and nurse, in addition to neurologists and others interested by the care of sufferers with mind and backbone issues. Dr. Greenberg's vintage textual content covers the breadth of neurosurgery and its allied specialties and gives the most recent details on anatomy and body structure, differential prognosis, and at the moment approved rules of scientific administration. popular for its scope and accessibility, this moveable, single-volume advisor is jam-packed with greater than 1,300 pages of functional details, together with millions of literature citations, convenient cross-references, and an intensive index.
*New to the 7th variation: designated insurance of blunt cervical arterial accidents; unsleeping craniotomies; mind mapping; new grading platforms for cervical and thoracolumbar fractures; radiation protection for neurosurgeons; organ donation after cardiac dying; and multiplied dialogue of endovascular techniques.
* a number of updates, together with info on dural arteriovenous malformations; tumors and molecular biology; and new neuromonitoring modalities resembling mind oxygen pressure, cerebral microdialysis, and nearby cerebral blood flow.
* The go back of easy surgical fabric to acquaint readers with the working room
* a pragmatic new characteristic referred to as reserving the Case offers important information regarding scheduling surgical procedure and acquiring educated consent.
* hugely priceless part on sizzling issues in neurocritical care.
* colour highlights and full-color inserts to augment readability.
Comprehensive and comfortably compact, this booklet is a must have reference for neurosurgery citizens and a useful gizmo for an individual operating within the medical neurosciences.