Über den Autor
Division Neurosurgery, Dept of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC USA
ANTERIOR SKULL BASE Chapter 1 Craniofacial Anatomy Chapter 2 Transmaxilloethmoidal Approach Chapter 3 Transfacial Transmaxillary Approach Chapter 4 Bifrontal Transbasal Approach Chapter 5 Endonasal Paraseptal Transsphenoidal Approach Chapter 6 Transoral Approach Chapter 7 Orbital Approach ANTEROLATERAL SKULL BASE Chapter 8 Anatomy for Anterolateral Skull Base Surgery Chapter 9 Frontotemporal Orbitozygomatic Transcavernous Approach LATERAL SKULL BASE Chapter 10 Anatomy for Lateral Skull Base Surgery Chapter 11 Preauricular Transzygomatic Approach to the Anterior Infratemporal Fossa and Middle Infratemporal Fossa Chapter 12 Middle Fossa Rhomboid Approach (Anterior Petrosectomy) POSTEROLATERAL SKULL BASE Chapter 13 Anatomy for Posterolateral Skull Base Surgery Chapter 14 Transmastoid Approach Chapter 15 Combined Petrosal Approach Chapter 16 Postauricular Transmastoid Posterior Infratemporal Fossa Transjugular Approach Chapter 17 Total Petrosectomy with Partial Clivectomy POSTERIOR SKULL BASE Chapter 18 Anatomy for Posterior Skull Base Surgery Chapter 19 ELITE Approach (Transcondylar Transtubercular Approach) Chapter 20 Lateral Suboccipital Approach
A richly illustrated, step-by-step guide to the full range of approaches in skull base surgery, this book is designed to enable the surgeon to gain not only the technical expertise for common procedures, but to be able to confidently modify standard approaches when necessary. Full-color images of cadavers orient the surgeon to the clinical setting by presenting in precise detail the perspective encountered in the operating room. The images demonstrate surgical anatomy and the relevant structures adjacent to the exposures. Special emphasis on the relationship between the operative corridor and the surrounding anatomy helps the surgeon develop a clear understanding of whether tissues adjacent to the dissection can be exposed without complications.
-More than 1,000 high-quality images demonstrate key concepts
-Brief lists of "Key Steps" guide the surgeon through each step of the dissection
-Concise text supplements each photograph, providing descriptions of technical maneuvers and clinical pearls
-Coverage of the latest innovative approaches enables surgeons to optimize clinical techniques
Through detailed coverage of surgical anatomy and relevant adjacent structures, this book enables clinicians to develop a solid understanding of the entire operative region as well as the limits and possibilities of each skull base approach. It is an indispensable reference for neurosurgeons, head and neck surgeons, and otolaryngologists, and residents in these specialties.
Thieme Publishers New York im Thieme Verlag 2009