Achieve optimal outcomes for your patients with this new multimedia reference. Organized by tumor then by region, this resource details diagnostic and therapeutic options for primary and malignant spinal tumors. Over 25 key procedures--including minimally invasive surgery--are presented in a concise, stepwise fashion, putting the key information you need right at your fingertips! Over 600 illustrations round out this exhaustive new reference.
- Keep up to date on the latest advances in diagnosis and therapy with discussions of the latest surgical techniques, including minimally invasive spine surgery.
- Chapter templating helps you understand the entire procedure as well as key aspects, pearls and pitfalls, before heading into the OR.
- Have all the information you need to make a diagnosis and plan patient management with oversized, full color clinical photos and line drawings that illustrate key diagnoses and surgical procedures.
SECTION 1. CLASSIFICATION OF SPINE TUMORS
I. Extradural Tumors, Cysts, and Tamerlane Lesions
Chapter 1. Extradural Benign Tumors, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Terri Haddix
Chapter 2. Cysts and Other Benign Lesions, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Terri Haddix
Chapter 3. Epidural Malignant Tumors, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Se-Hoon Kim, Terri Haddix
II. Intradural Extramedullary Tumors, Cysts, and Tumorlike Lesions
Chapter 4. Intradural Extramedullary Benign Tumors, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Se-Hoon Kim, Terri Haddix
Chapter 5. Intradural Extramedullary Cystic Lesions, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Se-Hoon Kim, Terri Haddix
Chapter 6. Intradural Extramedullary Malignant Tumors, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Se-Hoon Kim, Terri Haddix
III. Intramedullary Tumors, Cysts, and Tumorlike Lesions
Chapter 7. Intramedullary Tumors, Jae-Soo Koh, Ung-Kyu Chang, Terri Haddix
SECTION 2. EVALUATION OF THE PATIENT WITH A SPINAL TUMOR
Chapter 8. Neurological Presentation of Spinal Tumors, Thomas W. Belknap, Adetokunbo A. Oyelese
Chapter 9. Radiographic Evaluation of Lesions within the Vertebrae, Talia Vertinsky, Mahesh V. Jayaraman, Huy M. Do
Chapter 10. Radiographic Evaluation of Spinal Canal Tumors, Talia Vertinsky, Mahesh V. Jayaraman, Barton Lane
Chapter 11. Electrophysiologic Evaluation of Tumors of the Spine, Barbara A. Landesman, Jaime R. Lopez
Chapter 12. Metastatic Evaluation, Ming L. Cheng, Sivakumar Jaikumar
SECTION 3. ADJUVANT THERAPY
Chapter 13. Chemotherapy for Tumors of the Spine, Ming L. Cheng, Sivakumar Jaikumar
Chapter 14. Preoperative and Therapeutic Endovascular Approaches for Spinal Tumors, Mahesh V. Jayaraman
Chapter 15. External Beam Radiotherapy for Tumors of the Spine, Iris C. Gibbs, Nam Cho, Scott G. Soltys
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Professor, Director of Spinal Neurosurgery and Reconstructive Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Chief of Spine Section Department of Neurosurgery Korea Cancer Center Hospital Seoul, South Korea
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Ansan Hospital, Korea University Medical Center, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
Neurosurgeon, Department of Neurosurgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY