Description

This edition of Neurosurgical Emergencies is an up-to-date reference covering the most frequently encountered neurosurgical emergencies caused by disease, infection, trauma, and complications. It presents the current surgical guidelines for managing the full range of neurosurgical emergencies including those involving intracranial, spinal, and peripheral nerve pathology, and neurosurgical problems in pediatric patients. Expert specialists present their clinical insights in easy-to-follow protocols. Concise descriptions enable the reader to rapidly gain a firm understanding of pathogenesis of the problem, classification of injury, evaluation, clinical presentation, imaging, surgical indications, surgical approaches, and prognosis.


Key Features:-

  • New chapters on the assessment of acute loss of consciousness, emergency management of spinal cord i
  • More than 200 illustrations and images demonstrate key concepts

More Details about Neurosurgical Emergencies

General Information  
Author(s)Loftus
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
ISBN9781588903945
Pages408
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearOctober 2007