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Title A practical approach to neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring / edited by Aatif M. Husain
Published New York : Demos, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 316 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction to the operating room / Kristine H. Ashton, Dharmen Shah, and Aatif M. Husain -- Basic neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring techniques / Robert E. Minahan and Allen S. Mandir -- Remote monitoring / Ronald G. Emerson -- Anesthetic considerations / Michael L. James -- Billing, ethical, and legal issues / Marc R. Nuwer -- A buyer's guide to monitoring equipment / Greg Niznik -- Vertebral column surgery / David B. MacDonald, Mohammad Al-Enazi, and Zayed Al-Zayed -- Spinal cord surgery / Thoru Yamada, Marjorie Tucker, and Aatif M. Husain -- Lumbosacral surgery / Neil R. Holland -- Tethered cord surgery / Aatif M. Husain and Kristine H. Ashton
Selective dorsal rhizotomy / Daniel L. Menkes, Chi-Keung Kong, and D. Benjamin Kabakoff -- Peripheral nerve surgery / Brian A. Crum, Jeffrey A. Strommen, and James A. Abbott -- Cerebellopotine angle surgery: microvascular decompression / Cormac A. O'Donovan and Scott Kuhn -- Cerebellopotine angle surgery: tumor / Dileep R. Nair and James R. Brooks -- Thoracic aortic surgery / Aatif M. Husain, Kristine H. Ashton, and G. Chad Hughes -- Carotid surgery / Jehuda P. Sepkuty and Sergio Gutierrez -- Epilepsy surgery / William O. Tatum, IV, Fernando L. Vale, and Kumar U. Anthony
Summary A Practical Approach to Neurophysiologic Intraoperative Monitoring covers all aspects of neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring (NIOM), which is increasingly being used to continuously assess the functional integrity of a patient's nervous system during surgery. With training in NIOM seldom available in traditional programs, this book is the only practical source for essential information on the clinical practice of NIOM
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Neurophysiologic monitoring.
Monitoring, Intraoperative -- methods
Evoked Potentials -- physiology
Intraoperative Complications -- prevention & control
Trauma, Nervous System -- prevention & control
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- Neurosurgery.
Neurophysiologic monitoring
Form Electronic book
Author Husain, Aatif M
ISBN 9781934559970