Description

Written by internationally recognized authorities in pediatric epilepsy surgery, this cutting-edge book provides essential information about the preoperative assessment of and surgical approaches to the treatment of epilepsy in children. The book opens with an overview of pediatric epilepsy followed by four main sections detailing preoperative assessment, surgical approaches and techniques, outcomes, and recent promising advances. The authors present numerous approaches for managing temporal lobe epilepsy and extratemporal lobe epilepsy and guide clinicians through various surgical techniques for hemispherectomy, disconnection procedures, neuromodulation, and more.


Key Features:-

  • Complete coverage of the selection of surgical candidates, including young patients with congenital
  • Detailed discussion of the latest surgical techniques such as hippocampal transection, cortical and
  • Comprehensive presentation of all major hemispherectomy and hemispherotomy techniques
  • More than 100 illustrations, including 85 in full-color, to elucidate key concepts

More Details about Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Preoperative Assessment and Surgical Treatment

General Information  
Author(s)CATALTEPE
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9781604062540
Pages400
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010