Description

Written by recognized experts in the fields of neurologic surgery, neurology, physics, and radiation oncology, Intracranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery is a comprehensive reference for current techniques for radiosurgery of the brain. Following introductory chapters on the relevant history, radiobiology, and neuropathology of radiosurgery, the book provides detailed discussion of radiosurgical procedures for various disease entities, including arteriovenous malformations and fistulas, meningiomas, vestibular and nonvestibular schwannomas, movement disorders, epilepsy, ocular disorders, and brain metastases. These chapters address the benefits and limitations of radiosurgical techniques for each indication and describe the outcomes, possible complications and their management, and alternative treatments.


Key Features:-

  • Review of all currently available treatment systems
  • Discussion of frame-based versus frameless techniques
  • Coverage of single and multisession radiosurgery with descriptions of indications and benefits of ea
  • More than 100 high-quality illustrations, many in full color
  • Perspectives from international experts in the field

More Details about Intracranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery

General Information  
Author(s)LUNSFORD
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
ISBN9781604062007
Pages200
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJuly 2009