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Books

Authors: Monisha Kumar, Joshua M. Levine, James Schuster, W. Andrew Kofke

Editor: Elsevier

Publication Date: 29th March 2017

Description: The management of neurosurgical patients requires the expertise and collaboration of a multidisciplinary team of specialists. This book offers detailed descriptions of the fundamental steps of neurosurgical procedures and includes principles of neuro-anesthesiology and discussion of intensive care unit complications. It is a recommended reading for all specialists who work daily in close contact with the neurosurgical patient.

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Tuesday, 14 April 2020 07:04

Video Atlas of Neuroendovascular Procedures

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Authors: Leonardo Rangel-Castilla, Adnan H. Siddiqui, Elad I. Levy

Editor: Thieme Medical Publishers Inc

Publication Date: February 2020

Description: World-renowned experts have realized a fundamental reading for residents and specialists in the field of neurology, interventional radiology, and neurosurgery. The book, consisting of 40 chapters, offers exhaustive descriptions of neuroendovascular procedures and clinical cases through high-quality images, illustrations and over 140 videos accessible on mobile devices thanks to QR code.

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Authors: P. Nicolai, M. Ferrari, R. Maroldi, M. M. Fontanella, L. Hirtler, M. Tschabitscher and L. F. Rodella

Editor: Thieme 

Publication Date: November 2019

Description: The knowledge of skull base anatomy and its interpretation through radiological images represent an unavoidable element for surgical practice. The book, consisting of 24 chapters, offers exhaustive step-by-step descriptions of surgical trans nasal corridors toward the skull base using cadaveric and radiologic images. It is a fundamental reading for clinicians who want to become more self-confident in neurosurgery or ENT surgery.

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Monday, 05 August 2019 12:27

The Craniotomy Atlas

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Authors: Prof. Andreas Raabe, B. Meyer, K. Schaller, P. Vajkoczy, and P. A. Winkler

Editor: Thieme Publishing Group

Publication Date: 2019

Description: The craniotomy represents one of the basic surgical procedures that a junior resident or attending should be able to perform. This book offers detailed step-by-step descriptions accompanied by high quality operative images about all neurosurgical cranial exposures, focused the attention on positioning, head fixation, skin incision, burr holes, protection of the dura mater and landmarks. It is fundamental reading for neurosurgery clinicians who moves the first steps in the fields of neurosurgery and for all those who want to become more self-confidence.

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Authors:
L. Mastronardi, T. Fukushima, A. Campione

Editor:
Springer

Publication Date:
2019

Description:
The term “vestibular schwannoma” or “neuroma” refers to a histologically benign slow-growing tumor which involves the vestibular branch of the eighth cranial nerve. In recent years, the introduction of new technologies has improved the diagnostic and therapeutic approach of this pathology. This book offers a detailed view of all progress made recently in this field, from innovations in performing the surgical resection to the discussion of results from ongoing projects. It is fundamental reading for neurosurgery clinicians who want to minimize surgical morbidity and improve patient outcomes thanks to the technological advances in neurosurgery.

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Author: Samer S. Hoz

Editor: Springer

Publication date: 13 April 2017

DescriptionThis book contains seven chapters, analyzing major neurovascular pathologies. Questions in the book are arranged in a multiple-choice format, with each one focusing on a particular aspect of the topic (from clinical features and radiology, to surgical decisions and operative tricks). Overall, it is a useful book to study and understand problems related to the diagnosis, management and therapy of vascular pathologies of CNS. It is fundamental reading for radiology and neurosurgery clinicians who care for patients with neurovascular pathologies.

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Author:
S. Kobayashi

Editor:
Thieme

Publication date:
May 2005

Description:
Neurosurgery of Complex Vascular Lesions and Tumors includes two different parts, focusing first on cerebrovascular diseases and then brain tumors.
In this book, eminent neurosurgeons from around the world expose personal clinical cases met during their previous experience, discussing the difficulty of the case and techniques used to negotiate these.
A short and concise book useful for all neurosurgeons in order to acquire a greater ability to manage particularly complex clinical cases.

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Monday, 26 March 2018 18:47

Pediatric Hydrocephalus

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Author:
G. Cinalli, W.J. Maixner, C. Sainte-Rose

Editor:
Springer

Publication date:
2005

Description:
Pediatric hydrocephalus, the most common pathology which pediatric neurosurgeons face, has undergone an important evolution in recent years. This is especially true from the point of view of the diagnostic and therapeutic approach, and for improvements in imaging and endoscopy.
This book offers a detailed view of all progress made recently in this field, from advances in understanding the pathophysiological basis, to the management of paediatric hydrocephalus.
This book is definitely a recommended reading not only for neurosurgeons, but for all specialists who are confronted daily with this pathology in all its aspects, as endocrinologists, geneticists, pediatricians, radiologists or pathologists.

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Wednesday, 28 February 2018 14:14

Endovascular Neurosurgery Through Clinical Cases

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Author:
Mitsos A. P.

Editor:
Springer

Publication date:
2015

Description:
Neuroendovascular surgery became established in the 2000s, first accompanying, and then overtaking, several traditional open neurosurgical techniques. In this book, through the description of clinical cases, the various principles of neuroendovascular surgery are presented. From the pathophysiology of vascular lesions in the brain and spine, to their management, methods and outcomes.

The main pathologies treated are ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms, side-wall and bifurcation aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, dural arteriovenous fistulae and arterial stenosis. Two introductory chapters relating to the central nervous system vascular embryology and anatomy are also included. Endovascular Neurosurgery Through Clinical Cases is a fundamental reading for neurosurgeons, interventional neuroradiologists, and all professionals involved in the management of the neuroendovascular pathologies

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Wednesday, 14 February 2018 12:40

Functional Neurosurgery

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Editor:
Thieme

Publication date:
November 2008

Description:
This book offers step-by-step guidance on the latest techniques for the management of movement disorders, epilepsy and pain. The underlying physiological and pathological principles are explained, as are current surgical procedures and the management of postoperative complications. This book also includes discussions of contemporary topics such as radiosurgery for movement disorders, cortex stimulation for neuropathic pain and novel technical approaches for the insertion of deep brain stimulator electrodes.

Link: http://www.thieme.com/books-main/neurosurgery/product/713-functional-neurosurgery

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