Complications of Spine Surgery: Treatment and Prevention

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: An, Howard S.; Jenis, Louis G.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-175791-1

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 87

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Written by internationally recognized experts, this book is a comprehensive, practical guide to prevention, recognition, and management of complications in spine surgery.

Sections of the text cover the cervical spine and the thoracolumbar/lumbosacral spine and discuss the full range of complications that may be encountered, including those associated with the newest technologies, procedures, and instrumentation.

Each chapter focuses on a specific type of problem and presents ""how-to"" strategies for avoiding and managing the problem in specific surgical procedures. Of special note are the detailed discussions of complications related to instrumentation. Each chapter includes extensive, up-to-date references.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: An, Howard S.; Jenis, Louis G.
ISBN: 978-0-78-175791-1
Specialty:
Orthopedics
Neurosurgery
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 235
Illustrations: 161
Year: 2005
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 87

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