Image-Guided Spine Intervention

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Douglas Fenton
  • Leo Czervionke
    • Print ISBN 9780721600215

    Key Features

    • Each chapter addresses a specific procedure, consistently covering pertinent anatomy · patient selection criteria · contraindications · equipment · medications · step-by-step procedural instructions · potential complications · post-procedure care · and follow-up guidelines
    • All chapters conclude with informative case studies, relevant CPT® codes, references, and commentaries by an expert neurosurgeon.
    • Hundreds of superb, full-color anatomical photographs—plus razor-sharp radiographs and MR and CT images—reproduce exactly what readers will see when performing each procedure.
    • A full chapter examines the contrast agents, anesthetics, and steroids used during spinal procedures.

    Table of Contents

    Foreword by Michael S. Huckman, MD
    1. Basic Needle Manipulation Techniques
    2. Facet Joint Injection and Medial Branch Block
    3. Facet Denervation
    4. Selective Nerve Root Procedures
    5. Epidural Injections
    6. Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    7. Percutaneous Spine Biopsy
    8. Vertebroplasty
    9. Discography
    10. IDET™ IntraDiscal ElectroThermal Therapy
    11. Medications Used During Spine Procedures

    Details

    No. of pages:
    320
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2003
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780721600215

    About the authors

    Douglas Fenton

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor of Radiology, Mayo Medical School, Jacksonville, FL

    Leo Czervionke

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor of Radiology, Mayo Medical School, Jacksonville, FL