Publication Year: 2000
Authors/Editor: Byrne, Thomas N.; Benzel, Edward C.; Waxman, Stephen G.
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 91
Diseases of the Spine and Spinal Cord reviews the full spectrum of disorders affecting this region including primary spinal tumors and metastases, infection, degenerative diseases, and trauma.
Presenting an inter-disciplinary perspective, the book includes up-to-date information on therapy [including neurosurgical], new information on developmental disorders of the spine, and a definitive chapter on trauma, including information on biomechanics. A separate chapter on pain syndromes also is included.