Thieme is proud to announce that Neurointerventional Techniques: Tricks of the Trade, by L. Fernando Gonzalez, Felipe C. Albuquerque, and Cameron McDougall, has won Highly Commended in the Neurology category at the 2015 British Medical Association’s Medical Book Awards ceremony recently held in London. Through this competition the BMA aims to foster and reward excellence in medical publishing.
Atlas of Breast Surgery, recently published by Thieme, presents the anatomy, diagnostic procedures, and step-by-step guidelines necessary for plastic surgeons, oncologists, and general surgeons to correctly and successfully perform surgical procedures on the breast. This excellent clinical reference is a superb work of art with stunning drawings and systematic tabular presentations that enhance the text. The clear and uncomplicated design will help surgeons master procedures quickly and efficiently.
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.
Early Onset Scoliosis, recently published by Thieme, was inspired by the inaugural early onset scoliosis meeting of spine surgeons and other medical professionals in Christ Church, Oxford, UK, in September 2011. Many of those professionals, as well as other contributors, come together in this in-depth book to provide a complete picture of the field today. In Early Onset Scoliosis you will find topics ranging from spinal development and genetics to advances in medical management to breakthrough surgical techniques that offer promising new options for young patients.
Brain Tumor Imaging, recently published by Thieme, is a practical, comprehensive reference that covers all the methods of imaging used in the diagnosis and assessment of brain tumors. It includes key information on the use of advanced imaging technologies in the clinical setting for the successful treatment of patients with brain tumors.
Marked by a consistent, easy-to-follow structure and thousands of supporting illustrations, Diagnostic Pediatric Ultrasound, recently published by Thieme, is the complete go-to reference for daily practice. It clearly shows why ultrasound is the pediatric imaging modality of first choice, offering safe, non-invasive, high-quality results that lead to an accurate diagnosis. Providing a wide range of normal reference images for comparison with pathologic findings, the book is essential for any clinician using ultrasonography in pediatric care.
This fifth volume in the AOSpine Masters Series, recently published by Thieme, presents a detailed analysis of the essential aspects of managing the most common cervical spine injuries. World-renowned cervical spine experts discuss anatomy, biomechanics, patient evaluation, and critical steps in the decision-making process for the treatment of these complex injuries. Chapters include: Anatomy of the Cervical Spine, Nonoperative Management of Cervical Spine Trauma, and Subaxial Cervical Spine Injuries.
Written by leading authorities in the field, Essentials of OCT in Ocular Disease, recently published by Thieme, is a core clinical reference on this important new technology used to examine the structure of the eye. It provides residents and practicing ophthalmologists with essential information on how to use OCT in various clinical scenarios and guidance on patient management. Online access to videos demonstrating OCT-guided surgical procedures is included.
Obesity is a worldwide concern that affects every population and tremendously increases healthcare costs. Degenerative spine disease is also a global burden that can lead to low back pain and disability. Obesity has been shown to cause spine degeneration and pain, often requiring obese patients to seek surgical treatment. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that obesity -- one of the most preventable risk factors for a number of diseases -- has more than doubled since 1980. According to the WHO, in 2008 roughly 1.5 billion people aged 20 and older were overweight, with more than 200 million men and nearly 300 million women considered obese.
Pediatric Radiology Casebase, Second Edition, recently published by Thieme, is a highly anticipated revision of a bestselling board exam review and clinical reference. Each detailed case presentation explains the decision making behind the diagnosis, helping pediatric radiologists and residents easily manage similar cases in their daily practice. It includes online access to practical, dynamic imaging findings in video format on Thieme’s Media Center.
Emergency Imaging, recently published by Thieme, helps readers acquire the image interpretation skills necessary to care for patients with emergent conditions. This book is organized by anatomic region, and each of the eight sections has an introduction that includes an analytical approach and checklist, important anatomy, imaging techniques, and key differential diagnoses.
Experimental Research Methods in Orthopedics and Trauma, recently published by Thieme, provides a comprehensive summary of all current research methodologies for translational and pre-clinical studies in biomechanics and orthopedic trauma surgery. With this “roadmap” at hand, specialists and trainees will have the tools to conduct high-quality experimental research in any area of musculoskeletal science, with a solid understanding of how the findings can be applied in patient care.
Launched in May, 2015, The Surgery Journal (TSJ) is announcing a new, simplified submission policy for authors: “Submit How You Want.”
Thieme, one of the world’s leading scientific, medical and educational publishers, is very pleased to announce the renewal of its partnership with the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA).
The Nose - Revision and Reconstruction, recently published by Thieme, is a practical, how-to casebook that provides expert guidelines and step-by-step instructions on managing the many complications that can come up in revision rhinoplasty and reconstructive surgery of the nose. The first part of the book discusses the principles and practice of revision rhinoplasty and the second part presents nearly 60 select cases that address common surgical problems and offer the best solutions for resolving them.