New York/Stuttgart –Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Brain, Second Edition, recently published by Thieme, has been thoroughly revised and expanded and is the ideal reference for residents, fellows, and clinicians to review surgical procedures before entering the OR. The authors provide step-by-step descriptions of techniques, clearly delineating indications and contraindications, goals, operative preparation and anesthesia, and postoperative management. The main focus of this book is on teaching neurosurgical techniques at the most detailed level.
Features of the Second Edition:
- An expanded section covering the latest radiosurgery techniques
- Nearly 3,000 high-quality images aid rapid comprehension of surgical procedures
- Online access to more than 180 surgical technique videos
This book should be read cover to cover by residents several times during their residency and it will keep more experienced neurosurgeons up-to-date on the latest surgical techniques in the field.
Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Brain, Second Edition; Two Volume Set
Thieme Publishers, New York, Stuttgart. 2016
1,566 pp, 3,191 illustrations
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Authors
Laligam Sekhar, MD, is William Joseph Leedom and Bennett, Bigelow & Leedom Endowed Professor, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery, Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Director, Cerebrovascular Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Director, Skull Base Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD, is Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical College, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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