Description

• This is a comprehensive, illustrated review of surgical management of the thoracic spine, from the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies. 

• Divided into 53 chapters, beginning with applied anatomy of the thoracic spine. 

• A wide variety of spinal conditions are covered such as tuberculosis and vascular malformations of the spine. 

• Topics include spinal tumours, spine biomechanics, spinal deformity and infections of the thoracic spine. 

• Procedures covered range from endoscopic and robot assisted discectomy to microsurgery for transitional thoracic disc herniation, and 360 degree excision and reconstruction of the thoracic spine. 

• Enhanced by over 550 illustrations, images and tables. 

• It provides clear guidance for postgraduate students, junior consultants and senior practising neurosurgeons.

More Details about WFNS Spine Committee: Textbook on Thoracic Spine

General Information  
Author(s)PS Ramani and Marcos Masini and Jung Keun Suh and Abbas Amirjamshidi and A Bambang Darwono and David TF Sun
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9789352500079
Pages498
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2016