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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: Advanced Surgical Techniques (Includes Interactive DVD-ROM)
Author:  
Kern Singh MD
 
Alexander R Vaccaro MD PhD
 


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ISBN9789351524939
Edition 1/e
Publish Year2016
Pages188
Size 8.5" X 11"
Cover TypePaper Back
With CD/DVD Yes
Weight (Grams) 940 gm
Quick Overview
Minimally invasive spine surgery has gained significant interest due to the reported expedited postoperative recovery, decreased blood loss, shorter length of hospital stay, and lower postoperative pain as compared to the traditional open techniques. Through carefully curated figures, radiographs, and commentary, this book describes the innovative techniques, evidence, and controversies surrounding minimally invasive spine surgery.
Key Features
• This book offers the reader an up-to-date and comprehensive review of the indications, techniques, and outcomes of minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS)

• Covers the recent advancements in techniques and instrumentation utilized in MISS

• Compares the risks and the benefits of commonly utilized constructs and biologics in MISS

• An algorithms approach is undertaken in each chapter for identifying appropriate candidates for MISS

• Each chapter provides a detailed description of each surgical procedure in a step-wise fashion with clinically relevant explanation of the anatomy

• Integrates the knowledge and experience of eminent spine surgeons to offer pertinent pearls and pitfalls of minimally invasive spine surgery

• Highlights relevant literature regarding the current evidence and controversies surrounding MISS

• Includes numerous colour images, diagrams, illustrations, and radiological images for understanding of relevant anatomy and procedures

• Designed to inform medical students, orthopaedic and neurosurgery residents, spine fellows, and spine surgeons regarding the role of MISS for decompressive, arthrodesis, deformity, tumor resection, and spinal trauma procedures

• Extra bonus: DVD-RO M with 11 video clips detailing advanced surgical techniques.
Target Audience
Orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, and surgical trainees, such as students, residents, and fellows, will benefit from the step- by-step descriptions of the techniques in both the text and the narrated video demonstrations.
DOODY'S BOOK REVIEW
REVIEWER'S EXPERT OPINION

Fernando Techy, MD(University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine). DVD included

Description

d book on the fascinating area of minimally invasive spine surgery.

Purpose

ng topic and updated reviews by experienced and influential leaders in the field are always needed. This book goes beyond the basics. Every chapter has detailed descriptions of the indications and surgical techniques by masters.

Audience

Students who wish to understand the bedside activity they observe and providers needing a Minimally invasive spine surgery is an evolving topic and updated reviews by experienced and influential leaders in the field are always needed. This book goes beyond the basics. Every chapter has detailed descriptions of the indications and surgical techniques by masters.

Features

Virtually the entire spectrum of the most common and important techniques of minimally invasive spine surgery are concisely yet completely covered. The book moves from the preoperative evaluation to positioning the patient, obtaining appropriate imaging, performing the operation with good technique to postoperative management and how to avoid and manage the most common complications for each procedure.

Assessment

The editors and authors do a superb job of putting together a precise review of the literature on an important and evolving area of surgery. This book is extremely useful for spine surgeons at all levels to learn new techniques and/or stay current.

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