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Title Cervical spine surgery challenges : diagnosis and management / [edited by] Todd J. Albert, Joon Yung Lee, Moe R. Lim
Published New York : Thieme, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 238 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cervical Spine Surgery Challenges: Diagnosis and Management; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Contributors; I Degenerative Conditions; 1 Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: Anterior Cervical Approach; 2 Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: Posterior Cervical Approach; 3 Multilevel Cervical Spondylosis: Anterior Approach; 4 Multilevel Cervical Spondylosis: Posterior Approach; 5 Failed Anterior Cervical Fusion; 6 Failed Dorsal Cervical Fusion; 7 Adjacent Level Degeneration
20 Traumatic Spondyloptosis of the Cervical Spine21 Cervical Fracturesin Ankylosing Spondylitis; 22 Cervical Fractures in Diffuse IdiopathicSkeletal Hyperostosis; 23 Acute Odontoid Fractures; 24 Odontoid Fracture Nonunion; 25 C1 Ring Fractures; 26 Craniocervical Injuries; VI Deformity; 27 Postlaminectomy Kyphosis; VII Miscellaneous; 28 Klippel-Feil Syndrome; 29 Syringomyelia; 30 Dural Tears in the Cervical Spine; 31 Motion-Sparing Technology; 32 Minimally Invasive Techniques; Index
8 Soft Disk Herniation: Anterior versus Posterior ApproachesII Neoplasms; 9 Primary Osseous Tumors of the Cervical Spine; 10 Metastatic Tumors of the Cervical Spine; 11 Intramedullary and Extramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors; III Inflammatory Conditions; 12 Rheumatoid Arthritis: Occiput-C1-C2; 13 Subaxial Subluxation of the RheumatoidCervical Spine; 14 Ankylosing Spondylitis: Cervicothoracic Osteotomy; IV Infectious Conditions; 15 Cervical Epidural Abscess; 16 Cervical Osteomyelitis; V Trauma; 17 Central Cord Syndrome; 18 Unilateral and BilateralFacet Dislocations; 19 Cervical Burst Fracture
Summary Cervical Spine Surgery Challenges: Diagnosis and Management is a practical reference for surgeons treating patients with the full range of cervical spine disorders .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cervical vertebrae -- Surgery.
Cervical Vertebrae -- surgery.
Spinal Diseases -- diagnosis.
Spinal Diseases -- surgery.
Form Electronic book
Author Albert, Todd J.
Lee, Joon Yung, 1971-
Lim, Moe R, 1972-
ISBN 1588904946
1588906272 (electronic bk.)
9781588906274 (electronic bk.)