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Author Zouridakis, George.

Title A concise guide to intraoperative monitoring / George Zouridakis, Andrew C. Papanicolaou
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 200 pages) : illustrations
Contents LIST OF FIGURES; LIST OF TABLES; INTRODUCTION; Intraoperative Monitoring; Use; Rationale; Types of Tests; Affecting Factors; Interpretation; Usefulness; Cost Effectiveness; Personnel; Equipment; Organization of the Book; Review Questions; NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL BACKGROUND; Organization of the Human Body; Origin of Neurophysiological Signals; Spontaneous Activity; Evoked Responses; INSTRUMENTATION; Basic concepts; Electrodes; Types of Stimulation Electrodes; Types of Recording Electrodes; Amplifiers; Differential Amplifiers; Amplifier Characteristics; ELECTROPHYSIOLOGICAL RECORDINGS; Signal Characteristics; Frequency Analysis; Data Processing; Data Display; Data Storage; ANESTHESIA MANAGEMENT; Components of Anesthesia; Efficacy of Anesthetics; Inhalational Anesthetics; Intravenous Anesthetics; Neuroprotective Agents; Protective Induced conditions; Effects on Neurophysiological Signals; SPONTANEOUS ACTIVITY; Electroencephalogram; Electromyogram; EVOKED ACTIVITY; Evoked Potentials; Somatosensory Evoked Potentials; DSEPs; Brainstem Auditory Evoked Responses; Visual Evoked Potentials; Motor Evoked Potentials; Triggered EMG; SPINE SURGERY; Spinal Deformities; Disc Disease; Spinal Fractures and Instabilities; Tumors; Vascular Abnormalities; Tethered Cord; Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy; Peripheral Nerve Monitoring; CRANIAL SURGERY; Surgery for Tumor Removal; Neurovascular Procedures; Cranial Nerve Surgery; Endarterectomy; Neuroradiological Procedures; Central sulcus Localizaion; ARTIFACTS & TROUBLESHOOTING; Efficacy of Monitoring; Artifacts; Precautions; Troubleshooting; Intervention; The Wake-up Test; CLOSING REMARKS; REFERENCES; FURTHER READING; NOTE: Introduction and Review Questions start and end each chapter
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-190) and index
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Subject Biomedical Engineering
Monitoring, Intraoperative
Biomedical engineering
Intraoperative monitoring
Biomedical engineering.
Intraoperative monitoring.
MEDICAL -- Prosthesis.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Genre/Form Fulltext
Internet Resource
Form Electronic book
Author Papanicolaou, Andrew C.
ISBN 1420041533