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Author Frymoyer, John W

Title Adult and Pediatric Spine
Edition 3rd ed
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (1276 pages)
Contents The Adult and Pediatric Spine; Contents; Contributing Authors; Preface to the First Edition; Preface; INTRODUCTION Least Invasive Spine Procedures and Artificial Disc Replacement-Past, Present, and Future; I General Issues of Spinal Disorders; Measuring Treatment Outcomes for Spinal Disorders; Diagnostic Test Performance: Sensitivity, Specificity, and Predictive Value; Spinal Disorders and the Workplace; A. An Evidence-Based Approach; B. Primary and Secondary Prevention; Diagnosis; History and Physical Examination; Imaging of the Spine; Special Studies; A. Diagnostic Lumbar Disc Injection
B. Overview of Discography, Facet Blocks, and Nerve Root BlocksClinical Neurophysiology and Electrodiagnosis; General Diseases of the Spine; Metabolic Bone Disease of the Adult and Pediatric Spine; Inflammatory Diseases; A. Diagnosis and Management; B. Surgical Management of Rheumatoid Disease; Spinal Infections; Tumors; A. Primary Benign and Malignant Extradural Spine Tumors; B. Metastatic Disease; C. Intraspinal Neoplasms; Spinal Vascular Lesions; Nonspecific Low Back Pain: Current Issues in Treatment; Chronic Pain Management through Functional Restoration for Spinal Disorders
II Pediatric SpineIdiopathic Scoliosis; Anterior Spinal Surgery for Congenital Scoliosis; Treatment of Neuromuscular Spine Deformities; Pediatric Kyphosis; Pediatric Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis; Pediatric Spine Injuries*; Back Pain in Children and Adolescents; Adult Deformity; Adult Spinal Deformity; Adult Kyphosis; Adult Isthmic Spondylolisthesis; Salvage Surgery; Osteoporotic Spinal Deformity; Operative Techniques for Pediatric and Adult Spinal Deformity; Segmental Posterior Spinal Instrumentation: Thoracic Spine to Sacrum; Deformities in Childhood
A. Anterior Spinal InstrumentationB. Anterior Instrumentation for Thoracic Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis; Salvage Techniques: Spinal Osteotomy; Surgery for Isthmic Spondylolisthesis; A. Fusion; B. Decompression: Issues and Techniques; C. Surgical Reduction of Spondylolisthesis; III Cervical Spine; Congenital Anomalies of the Cervical Spine; Rehabilitation of the Patient with Tetraplegia and Paraplegia; Injuries to the Upper Cervical Spine; Lower Cervical Spine Injury; Cervical Disc Disease; A. Axial-Mechanical Neck Pain and Cervical Degenerative Disease; B. Cervical Radiculopathy
C. Cervical Spondylotic MyelopathyEvaluation and Management of Cervical Instability and Kyphosis; Disorders at the Cervicothoracic Junction; Operative Techniques; Surgical Approaches to the Craniocervical Junction and the Upper Cervical Spine; Surgical Approaches to the Subaxial Cervical Spine; Internal Fixation of the Cervical Spine; A. Occiput and Upper Cervical Spine*; B. Anterior Lower Cervical Spine Instrumentation; C. Posterior Instrumentation of theLower Cervical Spine; IV Thoracolumbar Spine; Thoracolumbar Fractures: Evaluation, Classification, and Treatment
Summary Dr. Frymoyer's definitive two-volume reference, The Adult Spine: Principles and Practice, has been thoroughly revised and refocused for its Third Edition. This edition covers both the adult and the pediatric spine, provides more complete and detailed information on surgical techniques, and includes eminent neurosurgeons as section editors and contributors. Chapters thoroughly describe the clinical presentation, diagnosis, prognosis, nonoperative management, and surgical treatment of all diseases and traumatic injuries. Each chapter includes algorithms and bulleted lists of key points. This ed
Notes Late Sequelae of Thoracolumbar Trauma
Print version record
Subject Spine -- Abnormalities.
Spine -- Wounds and injuries.
Spine -- Diseases -- Treatment
Spine -- Surgery.
Pediatric orthopedics.
Pediatric neurology.
Spine -- abnormalities
Spine -- surgery
Pediatric neurology
Pediatric orthopedics
Spine -- Abnormalities
Spine -- Diseases -- Treatment
Spine -- Surgery
Spine -- Wounds and injuries
Form Electronic book
Author Wiesel, Sam W
An, Howard S
ISBN 9781469878058