Insider secrets from leading practitioners in the field! This book brings together an international team of 70 contributors who offer valuable insights and surgical secrets, their "tricks of the trade," in a concise, easy-access format. Succinct and well-illustrated, the text is ideal as a quick reference on performing a wide range of spinal procedures. Spine Surgery: Tricks of the Trade is divided into 13 sections, each examining a specific area of the spine. Within each section, you'll find: step-by-step surgical instructions; indications and contraindications; special considerations; tips, pearls, and pitfalls; and "bail outs" or rescues for the most difficult situations. The book also covers the entire spectrum of management issues-diagnosis, treatment, and complications-for each particular spinal procedure.
Über den Autor
Richard H. Rothman Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University and HospitalsPresident. The Rothman InstituteCo-Director, Reconstructive Spine Surgery and the Spine Fellowship Program. Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Section I. Posterior Cervical Decompression Section II. Posterior Cervical Arthrodesis and Instrumentation Section III. Anterior Cervical Decompression Section IV. Anterior Cervical Arthrodesis and Instrumentation Section V. Posterior Thoracic Decompression Section VI. Posterior Thoracic Arthrodesis and Instrumentation Section VII. Anterior Thoracic Decompression Section VIII. Anterior Thoracic Arthrodesis and Instrumentation Section IX. Posterior Lumbar Decompression Section X. Posterior Lumbar Arthrodesis and Instrumentation Section XI. Anterior Lumbar Decompression Section XII. Anterior Lumbar Arthrodesis and Instrumentation Section XIII. Deformity Section XIV. Minimally Invasive Procedures Section XV. Bone Grafting and Reconstruction Section XVI. Spinal Immobilization Section XVII. Spinal Arthroplasty/Motion Sparing Procedures Section XVIII. Complications Management
This is the new edition of the bestselling reference for surgical techniques of both common and uncommon procedures. Written by prestigious specialists, the book presents step-by-step surgical instructions with tips, pearls, pitfalls and "rescues," making this new edition an even more invaluable resource and guide for all those operating on the spine. The book includes new chapters on Minimally Invasive Procedures, including Endoscopic Lumbar Diskectomy, Minimal Invasive Exposure and Fixation Techniques of Posterior Spine, Percutaneous Cement Augmentation Techniques (including vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty), and Bone Grafting and Reconstruction.
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