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A Must-Have Reference for Neurosurgeons, Specialists, and Residents
New York/Stuttgart - Thieme Publishers is pleased to announce the release of the second edition of "Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery." Leland Albright, M.D., Ian F. Pollack M.D., F.A.C.S., and P. David Adelson, M.D., provide a comprehensive, up-to-date reference atlas covering a broad range of pediatric neurosurgical disorders while presenting the latest management techniques.
Numerous useful features enhance the second edition. The new chapters on ethical issues, an in-depth look at pediatric neurosurgery in the developing world, and in utero neurosurgery are welcome additions. Easy-to-read tables and clinical concepts are also featured in the book.
At well over 1,000 pages, the new edition holds more than 800 exceptionally high-quality images demonstrating disease pathology and surgical approaches. It contains separate sections highlighting cerebral disorders, spinal disorders, functional disorders, infectious disorders, and trauma. Insightful commentaries from the senior editors appear at the close of each chapter.
The impressively detailed, well-organized book, written by leading names in the field of pediatric neurosurgery, is an indispensable reference for neurosurgeons, specialists, and residents in pediatric neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.
About The Authors
A. Leland Albright, M.D., is Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. Ian F. Pollack, M.D., F.A.C.S., is Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, and the Walter Dandy Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. P. David Adelson, M.D., is Professor and Vice Chairman (Research) of Neurological Surgery, at the University of Pittsburgh, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
About Thieme
Thieme Publishing Group, based in Stuttgart, Germany, is a privately held, medical and scientific publishing company. Thieme employs 850 people and maintains offices in 7 cities including New York, Beijing, Delhi and Stuttgart. For 120 years, Thieme's high-quality books and journals have been a vital resource for scientists, physicians, researchers and academics. Thieme publishes 130 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. All scientific and an increasing number of medical publications are also available online. Please visit for additional information.
Birgitta Brandenburg, Editor, Thieme Publishers, +1-248-629-4357, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bettina Mack, Public Relations and Press Office, Thieme Publishing Group, +49-711-8931-488, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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