Description

This text covers the state-of-the-art techniques for diagnosing and managing tumors of the spine and spinal cord. It includes latest information on surgical approaches for resection, reconstruction, decompression, and internal stabilization for tumors of the spine, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves. The book also covers such treatments as systemic and intrathecal chemotherapy, embolization techniques, external beam radiation therapy, brachytherapy, and stereotactic radiosurgery. This book will benefit established neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, and residents requiring a complete text on current techniques in managing tumors of the spine and spinal column.

More Details about Spinal Cord and Spinal Column Tumors Principles and Practice (HB)

General Information  
Author(s)Dickman
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9783131307712
Pages712
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012