Tumors of the Spine (Book with CD-ROM)

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2008-05-01
  • Publisher: SAUNDERS W B CO

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Achieve optimal outcomes for your patients with this new multimedia reference. Organized by tumor then by region, this resource details diagnostic and therapeutic options for primary and malignant spinal tumors. Over 25 key procedures--including minimally invasive surgery--are presented in a concise, stepwise fashion, putting the key information you need right at your fingertips! Over 600 illustrations round out this exhaustive new reference. Keep up to date on the latest advances in diagnosis and therapy with discussions of the latest surgical techniques, including minimally invasive spine surgery. Chapter templating helps you understand the entire procedure as well as key aspects, pearls and pitfalls, before heading into the OR. Have all the information you need to make a diagnosis and plan patient management with oversized, full color clinical photos and line drawings that illustrate key diagnoses and surgical procedures.

Table of Contents

Classification Of Spine Tumors
Extradural Tumors, Cysts, and Tamerlane Lesions
Extradural Benign Tumors
Cysts and Other Benign Lesions
Epidural Malignant Tumors
Intradural Extramedullary Tumors, Cysts, and Tumorlike Lesions
Intradural Extramedullary Benign Tumors
Intradural Extramedullary Cystic Lesions
Intradural Extramedullary Malignant Tumors
Intramedullary Tumors, Cysts, and Tumorlike Lesions
Intramedullary Tumors
Evaluation Of The Patient With A Spinal Tumor
Neurological Presentation of Spinal Tumors
Radiographic Evaluation of Lesions within the Vertebrae
Radiographic Evaluation of Spinal Canal Tumors, Talia Vertinsky
Electrophysiologic Evaluation of Tumors of the Spine
Metastatic Evaluation
Adjuvant Therapy
Chemotherapy for Tumors of the Spine
Preoperative and Therapeutic Endovascular Approaches for Spinal Tumors
External Beam Radiotherapy for Tumors of the Spine
Stereotactic Radiosurgery of the Spine
Surgical Treatment For Spinal Tumors
Percutaneous Biopsy
Percutaneous Spinal Biopsy
Cervical Approaches
Anterior Approaches to the Craniovertebral Junction
Management of Upper Cervical Spine Tumors
Anterior Approaches to the Cervicothoracic Junction
Lateral Approaches to Cervicothoracic Junction
Posterior Approach to the Cervicothoracic Junction (Posterior Resection of Tumors Invading the Chest Wall and Thoracic Spine-Pancoast Tumor Surgery)
Total Spondylectomy for Subaxial Cervical Spine Tumors
Anterior Approaches to the Thoracic Spine and Thoracolumbar Junction
Posterior Approach to the Thoracic Spine
Posterior and Posterolateral Access to the Thoracic Spine
Anterior Approaches to the Lumbar Spine
Posterior Approach to the Lumbar Spine, Ung-Kyu Chang
Intradural Tumors
Surgery of Extramedullary Tumors
Surgery of Intramedullary Tumors
Minimally Invasive
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