Description : Spine surgery has come to the age into the new millennium. This is an efficient technical guide designed, easy to use, concise, and accurate how-to reference for spine surgeons and residents in training who wish to attack a broad range of challenges in techniques of spine surgery. The world's foremost spine surgeons from USA, UK, Europe and Asia describe their preferred techniques in step-by-step approach, explaining the indications and contraindications, identifying pitfalls and potential complications. Improvement in technology and innovation has given spine surgery a new vision as well as a practical proposition. The book has been written in an atlas format and this one of a kind book offers a comprehensive coverage of all practical aspects of operative spine surgery. Covering the conventional as well as modern minimally invasive techniques to address various spine pathologies, all masters in the field present a clear layout, more than 400 high quality excellent illustrations and masterly tips and pearls to make a difficult spine surgery possible even for an average spine surgeon. The detailed operative steps plus all the images make the book a handy companion for all, involved in operative spine care.
Description : Part of the highly successful Mastering Orthopedic Techniques series, this book is a comprehensive guide to knee reconstruction. Topics are presented in a step by step, “how to” approach, covering both basic and more complex issues. Enhanced by nearly 600 images, diagrams and tables.
Description : Presents latest developments, current indications and critical issues in revision hip arthroplasty, providing in depth discussion on surgical reconstruction of the hip and basic hip joint deformities. Part of successful Mastering Orthopedic Techniques series.
Description : This book is a complete review of the indications, techniques and outcomes of minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) for neuro- and orthopaedic surgeons. Divided into seven sections the text begins with an overview of the fundamentals of MISS, explaining the development of techniques, anatomy, and imaging. The next chapters cover MISS for numerous disorders in both the cervical and lumbar spine followed by sections on surgery for tumours, infections and osteoporosis, and pain management. The book concludes with discussion on recent advances in the field of MISS, including robotics. The comprehensive text is highly illustrated with nearly 400 surgical images and tables. Key points Comprehensive review of minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) In depth discussion on procedures for cervical and lumbar spine disorders Covers recent advances in MISS including robotics Highly illustrated with nearly 400 surgical images and tables
Description : Doody Rating : 3 stars : Editor has put together well-known international Orthopaedic surgeons across the globe for writing down their experience in Hip Arthroplasty. There is extensive bibliography after each chapter which serve as reference material for further research. This book is from the series of Mastering Orthopedic Techniques. This is a comprehensive text for surgeons doing total hip replacement with step-by-step colored illustrations. Detailed descriptions for every possible surgical approach for total hip replacement. Topic covered in the chapters include cover cementation on both.
Description : The consorted endeavor of one of the Mastering Orthopedic Techniques: Intra-articular Fractures, attempts to deal with the exclusive intra-articular fractures. Trauma, in the current context, is the major factor in the intra-articular fractures. The principles of intra-articular fracture management have not changed recently; the articular fragments require osteosynthesis with anatomical reduction and interfragmentary compression. The new principle is to provide relative stability, preferably with indirect reduction for the metaphyseal components. All practical surgical options are included wit.
Description : An illustrative manual for general spine surgeons, this text atlas covers all currently available techniques of upper cervical spine and craniovertebral junction reconstruction. All the surgical risks and benefits are discussed and compared with the outcome of more than 300 surgeries of this region. The surgical procedures are demonstrated step-by-step in instructive drawings and illustrations describing the approach, technique of implant introduction and spine reconstruction. A special focus is on realtime and virtual navigation techniques as well as potential complications and their avoidance.
Description : The complete reference for an expanding, more autonomous specialty. This distinctive resource gives practicing nurses a quick, easy-to-use guide to causes, pathophysiology, assessment, nursing diagnosis, expected outcomes, procedures, patient teaching, evaluation, discharge preparation, and more. It's comprehensive enough to serve as a student text.