Operative Techniques in Pediatric Neurosurgery (Hardcover)

By A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

Thieme Medical Publishers, 9780865778467, 288pp.

Publication Date: October 7, 2000

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This atlas of pediatric neurosurgery describes and demonstrates the spectrum of operations to treat the major disorders, including congenital malformations, hydrocephalus, tumors, vascular and functional disorders, and trauma. The chapters present state of the art techniques and are written by nationally recognized authorities. The text serves as a companion to Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery.

About the Author

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh; Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Praise For Operative Techniques in Pediatric Neurosurgery

The finest of neurosurgical operative atlases and is a welcome addition to the libraries of younger neurosurgeons and especially of general neurosurgeons who care for significant numbers of children..photographs and drawings are of uniformly good quality. --Journal of NeurosurgeryIntended to be the comprehensive source describing the current state of knowledge in pediatric neurosurgery...well-illustrated...valuable to surgeons in all phases of their career. --Canadian Journal of Neurological SciencesHelps the reader focus on resolution of controversial areas in pediatric neurosurgery...presents the technical details of surgery...residents and practicing neurosurgeons will turn to this book first to plan their surgery. --Pediatric NeurosurgeryAn excellent book...there is little that is not covered...includes technical tips that are frequently missing from operative textbooks...residents in training will benefit from the considerable experience contained in this tome. --British Journal of Neurosurgery