Spine Surgery

2nd Edition

Techniques, Complication Avoidance, and Management, 2-Volume Set

Author:

  • Edward Benzel
  • Key Features

    • Features contributions from well-known neurosurgeons and orthopaedic surgeons, for well-rounded, authoritative coverage from beginning to end.
    • Offers more than 825 outstanding illustrations that demonstrate how to perform every procedure step by step.

    Table of Contents

    1. History
    2. History of Spinal Instrumentation: The Modern Era

    SECTION 1 THE FUNDAMENTALS

    3. Differential Diagnosis of Surgical Disorders of the Spine
    4. Anatomy and Physiology of Congenital Spinal Lesions
    5. Anatomy and Pathophysiology of Acquired Spinal Lesions
    6. Neural Injury at the Molecular Level
    7. Practical Anatomy and Fundamental Biomechanics
    8. Physical and Neurological Examination
    9. Spinal Masqueraders
    10. Pathophysiology of Cervical Myelopathy: Biomechanical Concepts
    11. Biology of Spine Fusion
    12. Spine Fusion: Anatomy and Biomechanics of Bone-Bone Interface
    13. Bone Void Fillers: Bone and Bone Substitutes
    14. Osteointegration (Osseointegration)
    15. Materials and Material Properties
    16. Biomechanical Testing
    17. Fundamentals of Spine Surgery
    18. Preoperative and Surgical Planning for Avoiding Complications
    19. Data Management
    20. Education and Knowledge-Base Acquisition and Retention

    SECTION 2 ANATOMY AND SURGICAL APPROACHES AND EXPOSURES OF THE VERTEBRAL COLUMN

    21. Occipital Cervical Region
    22. The Cervical Spine and Cervicothoracic Junction
    23. Thoracic Spine
    24. The Lumbar and Sacral Spine

    SECTION 3 DECOMPRESSION AND ARTHRODESIS OF THE CERVICAL SPINE

    3.1 DECOMPRESSION AND ARTHRODESIS OF THE CERVICAL SPINE
    25. Upper Cervical and Craniocervical Decompression
    26. Upper Cervical and Occipitocervical Arthodesis
    27. Ventral and Ventrolateral Subaxial Decompression
    28. Single and Multiple-Single Interbody Fusion Techniques
    29. Threaded Interbody Cage Fixation for Cervical Spondylosis and Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
    30. Interbody Strut Techniques
    31. Interbody Cages
    32. Cervical Laminotomy, Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, and Foraminotomy
    33. Interspinous, Laminar, and Facet Fusion
    34. Combined Ventral-Dorsal Procedure
    3.2 DECOMPRESSION AND ARTH

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1600
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443066160
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437720549