The second edition of Synopsis of Spine Surgery uses a succinct, easily accessible outline format to present the latest diagnostic and management techniques for a range of spine problems. The book opens with review of general principles, including anatomy, surgical approaches, the physical examination, imaging and diagnostic testing, biomechanics of the spine and instrumentation, and the physiology of bone grafting. In the chapters that follow, the authors share their clinical expertise on the management of degenerative spinal conditions, deformities, and trauma, as well as on special topics such as tumors, infections, rheumatoid arthritis, seronegative spondyloarthropathies, and pediatric spine disorders.

Key Features:-

  • Succinct outline format speeds reader through review of the goals of treatment, evaluation, classifi
  • Precise line drawings aid comprehension of surgical approaches and techniques
  • New chapters cover biological implants and motion sparing devices
  • Annotated bibliography provides reader with key references for further study
  • Handy portable size is ideal for busy physicians on the move

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General Information  
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Publish YearJanuary 2008