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Spinal disorders : fundamentals of diagnosis and treatment

Author: Norbert Boos; M Aebi
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2008.
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Spinal disorders are among the most common medical conditions with significant impact on health related quality of life, use of health care resources and socio-economic costs. Spinal surgery is still one of the fastest growing areas in clinical medicine. The increasing age of the population will require an increased need for the treatment of degenerative spinal disorders particularly spinal stenosis. Basic knowledge  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Norbert Boos; M Aebi
ISBN: 9783540405115 3540405119
OCLC Number: 232368565
Description: xxxiii, 1166 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: 1. History of Spinal Disorders / Philipp Gruber and Thomas Boeni --
Basic Science --
2. Biomechanics of the Spine / Stephen Ferguson --
3. Spinal Instrumentation / Daniel Haschtmann and Stephen J. Ferguson --
4. Age-Related Changes of the Spine / Atul Sukthankar, Andreas G. Nerlich and Gunther Paesold --
5. Pathways of Spinal Pain / Heike E. Kunzel and Norbert Boos --
6. Epidemiology and Risk Factors of Spinal Disorders / Achim Elfering and Anne F. Mannion --
7. Predictors of Surgical Outcome / Anne F. Mannion and Achim Elfering --
Patient Assessment --
8. History and Physical Examination / Clement M. L. Werner and Norbert Boos --
9. Imaging Studies / Marius R. Schmid and Jurg Hodler --
10. Spinal Injections / Massimo Leonardi and Christian W. Pfirrmann --
11. Neurological Assessment in Spinal Disorders / Uta Kliesch and Armin Curt --
12. Neurophysiological Investigations / Armin Curt and Uta Kliesch --
13. Surgical Approaches / Norbert Boos, Claudio Affolter, Martin Merkle and Frank J. Ruehli --
Peri- and Postoperative Management --
14. Preoperative Assessment / Stephan Blumenthal, Youri Reiland and Alain Borgeat --
15. Intraoperative Anesthesia Management / Juan Francisco Asenjo --
16. Postoperative Care and Pain Management / Stephan Blumenthal and Alain Borgeat --
Degenerative Disorders --
17. Degenerative Disorders of the Cervical Spine / Massimo Leonardi and Norbert Boos --
18. Disc Herniation and Radiculopathy / Massimo Leonardi and Norbert Boos --
19. Lumbar Spinal Stenosis / Patrick O. Zingg and Norbert Boos --
20. Degenerative Lumbar Spondylosis / Martin Merkle, Beat Walchli and Norbert Boos --
21. Non-specific Low Back Pain / Florian Brunner, Sherri Weiser, Annina Schmid and Margareta Nordin --
22. Postoperative Rehabilitation / Florian Brunner, Shira Schecter-Weiner, Annina Schmid and Rudolf Kissling --
Spinal Deformities and Malformations --
23. Idiopathic Scoliosis / Mathias Haefeli and Kan Min --
24. Neuromuscular Scoliosis / Jean A. Ouellet and Vincent Arlet --
25. Congenital Scoliosis / Frances H. Shen and Vincent Arlet --
26. Degenerative Scoliosis / Max Aebi --
27. Spondylolisthesis / Clayton N. Kraft and Rudiger Krauspe --
28. Juvenile Kyphosis (Scheuermann's Disease) / Dietrich Schlenzka and Vincent Arlet --
29. Malformations of the Spinal Cord / Dilek Konu-Leblebicioglu and Yasuhiro Yonekawa --
Fractures --
30. Cervical Spine Injuries / Michael Heinzelmann, Karim Eid and Norbert Boos --
31. Thoracolumbar Spinal Injuries / Michael Heinzelmann and Guido A. Wanner --
32. Osteoporotic Spine Fractures / Paul F. Heini and Albrecht Popp --
Tumors and Inflammation --
33. Primary Tumors of the Spine / Bruno Fuchs and Norbert Boos --
34. Spinal Metastasis / Dante G. Marchesi --
35. Intradural Tumors / Yashuhiro Yonekawa and Richard Marugg --
36. Infections of the Spine / Norbert Boos --
37. Rheumatoid Arthritis / Dieter Grob --
38. Ankylosing Spondylitis / Thomas Liebscher, Kan Min and Norbert Boos --
39. Treatment of Postoperative Complications / Martin Krismer and Norbert Boos --
40. Outcome Assessment in Spinal Surgery / Mathias Haefeli and Norbert Boos.
Responsibility: Norbert Boos, Max Aebi (editors).
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