Limit search to available items
Book Cover
E-book
Author Byrne, Thomas N.

Title Diseases of the Spine and Spinal Cord
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription    View Resource Record  

Copies

Description 1 online resource (429 pages)
Contents CONTENTS; 1. ANATOMY AND BIOMECHANICS OF THE SPINE AND SPINAL CORD; 2. CLINICAL PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF SPINAL SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS; 3. PAIN OF SPINAL ORIGIN; 4. DEGENERATIVE DISORDERS OF THE SPINE; 5. EPIDURAL TUMORS; 6. INTRADURAL-EXTRAMEDULLARY AND INTRAMEDULLARY TUMORS AND VASCULAR MALFORMATIONS; 7. LEPTOMENINGEAL METASTASES; 8. NONCOMPRESSIVE MYELOPATHIES; 9. INFECTIOUS AND NONINFECTIOUS INFLAMMATORY DISEASES AFFECTING THE SPINE; 10. SYRINGOMYELIA AND SPINAL HEMORRHAGE; 11. SPINE TRAUMA, SPINAL CORD INJURY, AND SPINAL STABILITY; 12. MANAGEMENT OF THE SPINALLY IMPAIRED PATIENT; APPENDIX; INDEX
Summary Disorders of the spine, particularly spinal cord compression from both neoplastic and non-neoplastic disease, are common clinical problems. This book focuses on diagnosing spinal diseases, but also addresses neurosurgical therapy, developmental disorders of the spine and trauma, and biomechanics
Notes Print version record
Subject Spinal cord -- Diseases.
Spine -- Diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Benzel, Edward C.
Waxman, Stephen G.
ISBN 0198029691 (electronic bk.)
9780198029694 (electronic bk.)