Spinal Deformities: The Essentials (Hardback)
  • Spinal Deformities: The Essentials (Hardback)

Spinal Deformities: The Essentials (Hardback)

(author), (author)
Hardback 320 Pages / Published: 21/02/2007
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
From imaging modalities, to anesthesia considerations, to intraoperative monitoring techniques, this introductory text presents a thorough overview of all key concepts for the accurate diagnosis and successful treatment of spinal deformity. The authors cover the principles of sagittal and coronal balance and address the role of flexible versus fixed deformity in treatment planning. Straightforward explanations of the etiology, pathogenesis, radiologic and clinical findings, differential diagnosis, and both surgical and nonoperative treatment options for each disorder provide the reader with the information necessary for handling each clinical situation with confidence. Highlights: More than 400 drawings, radiographs, and photographs demonstrate pathology of spinal deformities and the techniques to address them Coverage of possible anatomical variations of the deformed spine prepares the clinician for managing complex cases Discussion of general medical issues including pain management through medication, the potential for postoperative pulmonary complications, and how to manage metabolic bone disorders A review of the latest technological advances using image guidance and robotics in deformity surgery Descriptions of bracing and casting techniques, with a brief literature review on outcomes Written by a multidisciplinary team of experts, this book is invaluable for all beginning and experienced neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, residents and fellows in those specialties, and allied health professionals requiring a comprehensive reference and review. Cover Art Illustrator: Chadi Tannoury, M.D.

Publisher: Thieme Publishing Group
ISBN: 9783131441218
Number of pages: 320
Dimensions: 280 x 216 mm

You may also be interested in...

Clinical Orthopaedic Examination
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Rheumatology
Added to basket
Part-work (fascículo)
Orthopedic Massage
Added to basket
Basic Orthopaedic Sciences, Second Edition
Added to basket
Postgraduate Orthopaedics
Added to basket
Examination Techniques in Orthopaedics
Added to basket
The Man Behind the Mask
Added to basket
Trauma and Orthopaedics at a Glance
Added to basket
Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing
Added to basket


Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.