Challenging Concepts in NeurosurgeryCases with Expert Commentary

Challenging Concepts in NeurosurgeryCases with Expert Commentary

Robin Bhatia and Ian Sabin

Print publication date: Jun 2015

ISBN: 9780199656400

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Part of the Challenging Concepts in series, this book is a case-based guide to challenging clinical scenarios in neurosurgery covering the major sub-speciality areas of oncology, vascular neurosurgery, brain and spine trauma, paediatrics, spinal degenerative disease, peripheral and cranial nerves, functional neurosurgery and infection. Specific cases are examined with consideration of clinical presentation, diagnostics, and surgical principles, with a summary of evidence from the neurosurgical literature highlighting areas of interest and controversy.