Description

This text presents state-of-the-art techniques for surgery of the craniovertebral junction and cervical spine. It provides concise explanations of the underlying principles of each technique and insights into the unique issues in pediatric surgery. With this complete resource, you will gain the solid foundation in surgical concepts necessary to make critical clinical decisions as well as the technical knowledge and confidence to carry them out.


Key Features:-

  • Detailed explanations illuminating the links between embryology and normal and abnormal development
  • In-depth discussion of the issues and techniques involved in both atlantoaxial and occipitocervical
  • An entire chapter devoted to managing craniocervical conditions of patients with Down Syndrome
  • An examination of traumatic injuries of the craniocervical junction in children
  • More than 100 step-by-step illustrations demonstrating key surgical techniques

More Details about Advanced Pediatric Craniocervical Surgery

General Information  
Author(s)Brockmeyer
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9781588903969
Pages152
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2005