New York/Stuttgart –Spine Radiosurgery, Second Edition, includes discussions of the latest devices, treatment planning techniques, target definition, and patient selection in this specialty. This new edition features extensive updates of radiobiology, physics and techniques, and an entire new section on spine metastases.
“All in all, the authors and editors have delivered a superb and contemporary product, a must-have for anyone practicing in this field.” – From the Foreword by Minesh P. Mehta, MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine
This book is a key resource for clinicians, fellows, and residents in neurosurgery and radiation oncology. Spine surgeons, orthopaedists, medical physicists, and oncologists at all levels will also benefit from the wealth of information provided.
Spine Radiosurgery, Second Edition
Thieme Publishers, New York, Stuttgart. 2015
220 pp, 150 illustrations
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Authors
Peter Gerszten, MD, MPH, FACS, is Peter E. Sheptak Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Samuel Ryu, MD, is Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology, Professor of Neurosurgery, and Deputy Director of The Cancer Center, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York, USA.
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