Spine disorders : medical and surgical management [E-Book] / J.D. Bartleson, H. Gordon Deen.
Bartleson, J. D., (author)
Deen, H. Gordon, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (x, 292 pages)
englisch
9780521889414
9780511596902
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Table of Contents:
  • The cervical level
  • The thoracic level
  • The lumbar level
  • Diagnostic testing in the patient with spine and limb pain
  • When and to whom to refer your patients for spine surgery
  • What to do when the patient has persistent or new symptoms following surgery
  • Spinal imaging and diagnostic tests : considerations for surgical diagnosis and pre-operative planning
  • Disorders of the cervical spine : pre-operative assessment and surgical management
  • Disorders of the thoracic spine : pre-operative assessment and surgical management
  • Disorders of the lumbar spine : pre-operative assessment and surgical management
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • New technology in spine surgery
  • Medical management of the spine surgery patient : pre-operative, intra-operative, and post-operative considerations.