Publication Year: 2007
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Eric D. Schwartz MD; Adam E. Flanders MD
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Comprehensive reference on the use of advanced imaging techniques in the diagnosis and management of spinal trauma.
In one cohesive source, the book brings together information on state-of-the-art clinical imaging, including multidetector CT and high-field MRI techniques, and the pathophysiology, neurologic evaluation, medical management, surgical treatment, and postoperative assessment of spine trauma and spinal cord injury. Also included are cutting-edge reviews of experimental imaging techniques and their applications and experimental therapies such as neurotransplantation. More than 700 illustrations, including 180 in full color, complement the text.
Spinal Trauma: Imaging, Diagnosis, and Management