Spine Surgery, 2-Volume Set - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781437705874, 9780323245302

Spine Surgery, 2-Volume Set

3rd Edition

Techniques, Complication Avoidance and Management (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Authors: Edward Benzel
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437705874
eBook ISBN: 9780323245302
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd June 2012
Page Count: 2248

Description

Make the best use of the latest techniques with step-by-step guidance from Spine Surgery. Edited by Edward C. Benzel, this best-selling neurosurgery reference explores the full spectrum of surgical techniques used in spine surgery and delivers the comprehensive, cutting-edge guidance you need to achieve successful outcomes.

Key Features

  • Glean essential, up-to-date information in one comprehensive reference that explores the full spectrum of techniques used in spine surgery.
  • Hone your surgical skills and technique with intraoperative videos and more than 800 outstanding illustrations demonstrating each technique step by step.

Table of Contents

SECTION 1 - HISTORY

1 – History

2 – History of Spine Instrumentation – The Modern Era

3 – History of Spine Biomechanics

SECTION 2 – THE FUNDAMENTALS

4 - Differential Diagnosis of Surgical Disorders of the Spine

5 – Functional Anatomy of the Spine

6 – Muscular Support of the Spine

7 - Anatomy and Physiology of Congenital Spinal Lesions

8 - Anatomy and Pathophysiology of Acquired Spinal Disorders

9 - Neural Injury at the Molecular Level

10 - Pathophysiology of Cervical Myelopathy: Biomechanics and Deformative Stress

11 – Anatomy of Nerve Root Compression, Nerve Root Tethering, and Spinal Instability

12 - Physical and Neurological Examination

13 – Intervertebral Disc Process of Degeneration: Physiology & Pathophysiology

14 – Definition and Assessment of Dysfunctional Segmented Motion

15 – Bone Modeling and Remodeling

16 – The Biology of Spine Fusion

17 - Spine Fusion: Anatomy and Biomechanics of the Bone-Bone Interface

18 - Bone Void Fillers: Bone and Bone Substitutes

19 - Osteointegration

20 - Materials and Material Properties

21 - Biomechanical Testing

22 – Computational Modeling of the Spine

23 – Intervertebral Disc: Anatomy, Physiology, and Aging

24 – Intradiscal Pressure

25 - Fundamentals of Spine Surgery

26 - Preoperative and Surgical Planning for Avoiding Complications

27 – Patient Selection for Spine Surgery

28 - Masqueraders of Spinal Pathology

29 - Data Management

30 - Practical Anatomy and Fundamental Biomechanics

Details

No. of pages:
2248
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323245302
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437705874

About the Author

Edward Benzel

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA