Atlas of Peripheral Nerve Surgery

2nd Edition

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Description

Now in its second edition and featuring a brand-new layout, Atlas of Peripheral Nerve Surgery continues to be the surgical atlas dedicated to the field of peripheral nerves. This neurosurgery reference presents surgical steps laid out step by step in a highly readable and accessible format, making it an ideal resource for trainees and busy surgeons alike.

Key Features

  • Gain a well-rounded understanding of today's latest knowledge concerning the various types of nerve lesions and their management.

Table of Contents

1. Supraclavicular Plexus
2. Clavicular Plexus
3. Infraclavicular Plexus
4. Axillary Nerve
5. Musculocutaneous Nerve
6. Posterior Subscapular Approach to Plexus
Operative Techniques
Surgical Exposure
7. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Dissection
8. Cervical Sympathectomy
9. Suprascapular Nerve
10. Accessory Nerve Injury
11. Nerve Transfers for Brachial Plexus Injury
Accessory Nerve to Suprascapular Nerve
Pectoral Branches (Medial) to Musculocutaneous Nerve
Intercostal Nerves to Musculocutaneous Nerve
Descending Cervical Plexus to Upper and Middle Trunk
12. Ulnar Nerve
Arm and Elbow
Wrist and Hand
13. Radial Nerve
Upper Arm (Radial Nerve)
Elbow and Forearm (Posterior Interosseous and Superficial Sensory Nerves)
Posterior Approach (Radial and/or Axillary Nerves)
14. Median Nerve
Arm
Elbow and Foreman
Wrist and Hand
15. Sural Nerve
16. Sciatic Nerve
Pelvic Plexus Origins
Buttock
Thigh
17. Tibial Nerve
Popliteal Fossa and Leg
Posterior Tibial Nerve at Ankle and Foot
18. Peroneal Nerve
19. Femoral Nerve Including Pelvic Origins
20. Ilioinguinal, Iliohypogastric and Genitofemoral Nerves
Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve
21. Surgical Techniques
External Neurolysis
Internal Neurolysis
22. Stimulation and Nerve Action Potential Recording
23. Epineurial Suture
24. Split Nerve Repair
25. Graft Repair
26. Operative Steps for Neural Sheath Tumors and Lumbar Sympathectomy
Benign Neural Sheath Tumors
Malignant Neural Sheath Tumors
Lumbar Sympathectomy
Appendix

Details

No. of pages:
288
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323247313
Print ISBN:
9781455709885

About the authors

Daniel Kim

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Director of Spinal Neurosurgery and Reconstructive Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

David Kline

Affiliations and Expertise

Boyd Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA